Clinical Objective Dry Eye Tests in a Population of Tannery Workers in North India.
Kānpur, India. In Ophthalmic Epidemiol, Feb 2016
METHODS: In this cross-sectional study, three classic clinical tests, namely the fluorescein tear film break-up time (FTBUT) test, the fluorescein staining (FS) test, and the Schirmer test (ST), were performed to assess the clinical signs of dry eye disease in 246 tanners who were found symptomatic for dry eye in a prior ocular surface disease index survey.
Prefrontal Parvalbumin Neurons in Control of Attention.
Stockholm, Sweden. In Cell, Feb 2016
Using chronic recordings in mice, we found that fast-spiking parvalbumin (FS-PV) interneurons in medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC) uniformly show increased and sustained firing during goal-driven attentional processing, correlating to the level of attention.
An executive review of sludge pretreatment by sonication.
Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam. In J Environ Sci (china), Dec 2015
There is not-yet a comprehensive method to evaluate the efficiency of sludge US pretreatment, but some main parameters commonly used for this purpose are degree of sludge disintegration, proteins, particle size reduction, etc. Regarding US parameters, power input PUS, intensity IUS, and frequency FS seem to have significant effects.
Southampton, United Kingdom. In Unknown Journal, 0001
The most widely validated tool to seek their views is the Family Satisfaction in the Intensive Care Unit questionnaire (FS-ICU).