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Introduction to the Summer 2021 Issue

Peter H. Siegel
2021 IEEE Journal of Microwaves  
We are pleased to bring you ten new technical articles: five invited and five contributed -covering a wide range of microwave topics detailed in the text to follow.  ...  This is an introduction to our Summer, and third issue of the IEEE JOURNAL OF MICROWAVES.  ...  manuscript ahead of time.  ... 
doi:10.1109/jmw.2021.3089177 fatcat:dg265wlgivgsjnrbasldeip7yi

Why do people take part in atrial fibrillation screening? Qualitative interview study in English primary care

Sarah Hoare, Alison Powell, Rakesh Narendra Modi, Natalie Armstrong, Simon J Griffin, Jonathan Mant, Jenni Burt
2022 BMJ Open  
Participants felt that the screening test was non-invasive, and they were unlikely to have AF; they therefore considered engaging in AF screening was low risk, with few perceived harms.ConclusionsParticipants  ...  detection and treatment of AF.  ...  Acknowledgements We thank the SAFER participants for their time and for sharing their experiences of taking part in screening.  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2021-051703 pmid:35296474 pmcid:PMC8928318 fatcat:yjdds35wevexphukjvkug6hgzi

Current situation of vaccine injury compensation program and a future perspective in light of COVID-19 and emerging viral diseases

Tommie Crum, Kirsten Mooney, Birendra R. Tiwari
2021 F1000Research  
Lack of standard approach and scope of injury prevention and compensation programs across the countries exists.  ...  Therefore, additional data concerning payout for each type of injury and the number of claimants related to a specific vaccine injury worldwide could provide a more comprehensive analysis.  ...  Initial vaccine testing is carried out on animal models and subsequent testing employs thousands of human participants.  ... 
doi:10.12688/f1000research.51160.2 fatcat:tyg3mwf7arh35o5bhomgdqvnpi

Influence of Competitive Tendering on the Performance of Devolved System of Governments in Kenya

Mary Andika, Mike Iravo, Noor Ismael
2021 The International Journal of Management Science and Business Administration  
Further, a simple linear regression model was used to test relationships between competitive tendering and the performance of devolved systems of governments in Kenya.  ...  The data collected was put through rigorous statistical analysis to test content validity as well as reliability.  ...  Further, the study noted that the devolved systems of governments with a mean of 4.46 award tenders to the most competitive bidders.  ... 
doi:10.18775/ijmsba.1849-5664-5419.2014.75.1005 fatcat:av4rtks7h5f7dgo74ksnf7z244

Determinants of Publication Pressure and Motivations and Barriers to Publishing among Biomedical Faculty Members

Dr Saeed Mohammed Al-Qahtani, Assistant Professor, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS)
2022 Journal of Medical Science And clinical Research  
High publication pressure was defined as PPQS score >50 (75 th centile) of the study population.  ...  The Publication Pressure Questionnaire (PPQ-14 items) was used with a calculation of 0-100 scaled PPQ score (PPQS).  ...  Self-funded research, no conflict of interest All authors contributed in all steps of the research from discussing the idea to the manuscript writing.  ... 
doi:10.18535/jmscr/v10i1.20 fatcat:4syx5zmbujaefpxgelyqx2lp7q

The Quality of Supervision and Assessment in Industry-Based Learning

Nduduzo Phuthi, Lungisani Mpofu
2021 International Journal of Social Learning (IJSL)  
unsettled the assessors themselves, a situation that would naturally invite appropriate corrective action.  ...  This paper analyses stakeholder views, reflections and understandings on student supervision and assessment processes in industry-based learning programs in Zimbabwe universities.  ...  … And you can't change [that]… [In] practical work you cannot [score] 100% even if you were Apparently, the problem of such an examination becoming a test of written expression on paper rather than  ... 
doi:10.47134/ijsl.v2i1.98 fatcat:f7v4yhqd3jdj7gfez6kgqtxp5u

The Press and Libel Before New York Times v. Sullivan

Samantha Barbas
2021 ˜The œColumbia journal of law & the arts  
The Court intervened in what was perceived at the time as a near-crisis for the press caused by an increasing number of libel suits and large damage awards against publishers in the 1950s and '60s.  ...  As Part IV describes, the number of libel suits against the press increased, as did the amount of damages claimed and awarded.  ...  One exception is the work of historian Norman Rosenberg 2021] THE PRESS AND LIBEL BEFORE NEW YORK TIMES V.  ... 
doi:10.52214/jla.v44i4.8195 fatcat:of2jm4u6jvhshfd5b5swi2vu74

RI-VIS D3.4 Summary report and roadmap for future activities

Bahne Stechmann, Viridiana Beltrán
2022 Zenodo  
The papers collate the insights of a total of 21 experts from RIs, policy-makers and relevant governmental institutions from the three regions collected through in-depth interviews.  ...  In addition, together with the CREMLINplus project, a one-day Europe-Russian Federation symposium on RIs was organised in December 2021.  ...  Case studies: RI-VIS, and in particular the symposia, which were organised in 2021, kick-start awards, the three white papers and the communication guidelines contributed to bringing RIs and researchers  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5907178 fatcat:6rqnolilnzbg5fiageyfgip67u

An undergraduate peer mentoring program at a Canadian university: Impact on student learning as perceived by instructors, peer mentors, and students

Dan S. Petrescu, Armin Yazdani, Cassidy R. VanderSchee, Christopher A. Bailey, Faygie Covens, David N. Harpp
2021 International Journal for Students as Partners  
This paper describes the development and implementation of a university-wide undergraduate peer mentoring program at McGill University in Canada and its impact on student learning as perceived by three  ...  Undergraduate mentors' relatability to their peers and their mastery of the course content make them excellent resources.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS In loving memory of Dan Petrescu, friend  ... 
doi:10.15173/ijsap.v5i2.4553 fatcat:6tgzlwsz5jd55jaencky6uqqme

Chronicling Resistance while Cloistered: Overcoming Erasure, Omission, and Alienation in the Archive

Mariam Williams
2021 RBM A Journal of Rare Books Manuscripts and Cultural Heritage  
Too many times, archival institutions only exist outside of our communities. They cloister our stories away behind restrictions and structures intended to protect material.  ...  This paper examines the ways the Philadelphia-based Chronicling Resistance project is breaking down or reinforcing the silencing of historically marginalized populations in the archives and the ways the  ...  of "not-knowing" that we live in, and I concur. 29 While the world will be different by the time this article is published, in September 2020 we were here: Spring 2021 | Volume 22, Number 1 in the age  ... 
doi:10.5860/rbm.22.1.33 fatcat:q422ageofrbfdhymkmxhavo2xe

Implementation of APSO and Improved APSO on Non-Cascaded and Cascaded Short Term Hydrothermal Scheduling

Muhammad Salman Fakhar, Syed Abdul Rahman Kashif, Sheroze Liaquat, Akhtar Rasool, Sanjeevikumar Padmanaban, Muhammad Ahmad Iqbal, Muhammad Anas Baig, Baseem Khan
2021 IEEE Access  
test cases of STHTS problems.  ...  This paper presents the implementation of an improved version of a variant of the Particle Swarm Optimization algorithm (PSO), known as Accelerated Particle Swarm Optimization (APSO) on three benchmark  ...  The computational resources of the established lab have been used in this research.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2021.3083528 fatcat:dqfgxeytije7tgbrba7gqwilsi

Something Ventured, Nothing Gained?—Remedies before the ECtHR and Their Potential for Climate Change Cases

Helen Keller, Corina Heri, Réka Piskóty
2022 Human Rights Law Review  
Perhaps the matter of greatest uncertainty relates to the type and degree of redress that the Court can offer in this context.  ...  the possibilities and limitations of its role.  ...  supra n 1. 93 Kobylarz, supra n 2, as well as an unpublished paper on file with the authors. 94 ECtHR, 'Factsheet: Environment and the European Convention on Human Rights' (2021), available at: www.echr.coe.i  ... 
doi:10.1093/hrlr/ngab030 fatcat:2gey6lzs3rf4znrpesif4exwpy

Mechanical Chameleons: Evaluating the effects of a social robot's non-verbal behavior on social influence [article]

Patrik Jonell, Anna Deichler, Ilaria Torre, Iolanda Leite, Jonas Beskow
2021 arXiv   pre-print
We also present a modular system which is capable of controlling the non-verbal behavior based on the interlocutor's facial gestures (head movements and facial expressions) in real time, and a study investigating  ...  In this paper we present a pilot study which investigates how non-verbal behavior affects social influence in social robots.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT The authors would like to thank Alireza Mahmoudi Kamelabad, Birger Moëll, and Ulme Wennberg for helping out with testing the experiment.  ... 
arXiv:2109.01206v1 fatcat:vxkarj2fvvanpbiv2yflimzvg4

The Recognition of Excessive blood loss At ChildbirTh (REACT) Study: A two‐phase exploratory, sequential mixed methods inquiry using focus groups, interviews, and a pilot, randomised crossover study

A Hancock, AD Weeks, C Furber, M Campbell, T Lavender
2021 BJOG: an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology  
To explore how childbirth-related blood loss is evaluated and excessive bleeding recognised; and develop and test a theory of postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) diagnosis.  ...  Experience and intuition, rather than blood loss volume, inform recognition of excessive blood loss after birth.  ...  Details of ethics approval Funding The study was funded by a Doctoral Research Fellowship Award (DRF-2012-05-140) awarded to the lead author by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).  ... 
doi:10.1111/1471-0528.16735 pmid:33966330 fatcat:27pdc3pvtjgoxivllvqwqhix2i

Lies and the Constitution

Helen Norton
2013 The Supreme court review  
of its award system.  ...  the awards.  ... 
doi:10.1086/669950 fatcat:6kfdsnl4fbeorh3ubqhyrivau4
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