• E. Rush
    Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports (2016). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    A 14 year old patient with short stature, type I diabetes, and cataracts was referred for evaluation of avascular necrosis of the femoral head. Radiography was suggestive [...]

  • J. Schwoerer, S. Calcar, G. Rice, J. Deline
    Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports (2016). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    Propionic acidemia (PA) is an inborn error of protein metabolism with a variable clinical presentation ranging from neonatal encephalopathy to seemingly asymptomatic individuals [...]

  • J. Finsterer, C. Stöllberger, E. Wollmann, S. Dertinger, F. Laccone
    Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports (2016).

    Abstract
    Carvajal syndrome is an autosomal dominant or autosomal recessive disorder, manifesting with dilated cardiomyopathy, woolly hair, and palmoplantar keratoma. Additional manifestations [...]

  • J. Finsterer, S. Zarrouk-Mahjoub
    Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports (2016). Vol. 8

  • J. Schneider, L. Burmeister, K. Rudser, C. Whitley, J. Utz
    Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports (2016). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    In Pompe disease, a deficiency of acid α-glucosidase enzyme activity leads to pathologic accumulation of glycogen in tissues. Phenotype heterogeneity in Pompe includes an [...]

  • D. Kwon
    Journal of Ethnic Foods (2016).

  • R. Ali
    Journal of Ethnic Foods (2016). Vol. 3

    Abstract
    Kishk is a popular traditional functional food in Egypt. This study was performed to investigate the effects of different levels of kishk as a dried fermented milk/whole wheat [...]

  • V. Karizaki
    Journal of Ethnic Foods (2016). Vol. 3

    Abstract
    Iranian national cuisine is very diverse and nutritious. A rice-based diet is commonly used by all people throughout the country. The current work aimed at documenting the [...]

  • C. Ng, S. Karim
    Journal of Ethnic Foods (2016). Vol. 3

    Abstract
    Nyonya cuisine echoes the cultural identity of the Peranakans, who are both Chinese and localized. Despite the fact that the food is much localized, its symbolism remains [...]

  • M. Roy
    Biomedical Journal (2016). Vol. 39

  • A. Hjelmeland, J. Zhang
    Biomedical Journal (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Cancer is a complex disease marked by uncontrolled cell growth and invasion. These processes are driven by the accumulation of genetic and epigenetic alterations that promote [...]

  • W. Chen
    Biomedical Journal (2016).

    Abstract
    Protozoa and helminths are the two main groups that cause parasitic diseases with a broad spectrum of clinical symptoms. Protozoa are unicellular organisms like the malaria [...]

  • D. Choudhary
    Biomedical Journal (2016). Vol. 39

  • R. Akhondzadeh, A. Ghomeishi, S. Nesioonpour, S. Nourizade
    Biomedical Journal (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    The efficient and secure techniques of anesthesia and sedation have always been needed for. One of these procedures is endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), [...]

  • E. Walton
    Biomedical Journal (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    In this issue of the Biomedical Journal, we highlight a review revealing that the effect of autophagy, reactive oxygen species, and antioxidants in cancer may be a question [...]

  • Computers and Structures (2016). 117, 126-140 (preprint)

    Abstract
    We propose here a numerical model for a three-dimensional simulation of glass forming processes. Using the basic philosophy of the Particle Finite Element method (PFEM), we [...]

  • A. García-Moreno, J. González-Barbosa, J. Hurtado-Ramos, F. Ornelas-Rodríguez, A. Ramírez-Pedraza
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (4)

    Abstract
    Recently the data fusion between a camera and a depth sensor of LiDAR type, has become an issue of major concern in industry and engineering. The quality of the delivered [...]

  • L. Corso, H. Gomes, G. Mezzomo, A. Molter
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (4)

    Abstract
    The manufacturing process of a multi‐axial load cell requires robust tools to analyze the structural behavior when it is subjected to static and dynamic loads. In this work, [...]

  • M. Vasco, M. Castellano, J. López, E. Casas
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (1)

    Abstract
    Detailed geometric models of a mandible can improve the accuracy of computer simulations. However, cost, time and qualified labor available for their construction may hinder [...]

  • T. Alves, R. Ramos, C. Maia
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (4)

    Abstract
    This work describes a hybrid analytical‐numerical solution employing the Generalized Integral Transform Technique (GITT) to forced convection heat transfer in hydrodynamically [...]

  • J. Yenes, R. Castedo, A. Santos, J. Simón
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (1)

    Abstract
    Within the category of improvised explosive devices are those that form explosively formed projectiles which penetrate armor and armored systems, such as those used by insurgents [...]

  • R. Corrêa, L. Stutz, R. Tenenbaum
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (1)

    Abstract
    The present work addresses the structural damage identification problem in plates by using the flexibility matrix. The damage is continuously described by a cohesion parameter [...]

  • A. Barbat, Y. Vargas, L. Pujades, J. Hurtado
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (1)

    Abstract
    The incremental dynamic analysis is a powerful tool for evaluating the seismic vulnerability and risk of buildings. It allows calculating the global damage of structures for [...]

  • F. Goedel, I. Iturrioz, A. Jr., M. Walber
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (1)

    Abstract
    This paper presents a parametric study of the offset frontal impact on a bus, in which is assessed independently an influence of each variable involved in this accident type. [...]

  • G. Gonçalves, A. Silva, R. Silveira
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (1)

    Abstract
    This work presents an evaluation of the inelastic behavior of steel structures subjected to minor‐axis bending. Profiles type I and compact cross‐sections are considered. [...]

  • J. Carrero-Blanco, M. Estrems, H. Sánchez
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (4)

    Abstract
    The present study analyzes the best attachment of the propeller shaft of a submersible to his bearing, studying geometry of contact between those elements. A semi-analytical [...]

  • G. Simões, N. Ebecken
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (1)

    Abstract
    Optimization of mechanical components is an important aspect of the engineering process; a well designed system will lead to money saving during the production phase and better [...]

  • E. Tuta, D. Díaz
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (1)

    Abstract
    This paper presents the development of a computational tool for the simulation of flow behavior in the fin-and-tube heat exchangers with phase change in the coolant side, [...]

  • R. Rosales, P. Díez
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (4)

    Abstract
    We aim at defining a semi-explicit approach to estimate the error in quantities of interest associated with the Finite Element solution of a linear elasticity problem. The [...]

  • M. Salgado-Gálvez, G. Bernal, O. Cardona
    Rev. int. métodos numér. cálc. diseño ing. (2016). Vol. 32, (4)

    Abstract
    A recent update of the Colombian earthquake resistant building code for bridges (CCP-14) was developed by the Colombian Association for Earthquake Engineering (AIS). Among [...]

  • C. áLvarez
    Mexican Law Review (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    Telecommunications reform, one of the pillars of President Enrique Peña Nietos highly-publicized structural reforms, was enacted to recognize as human rights access to: (i) [...]

  • G. Baker
    Mexican Law Review (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    A fundamental question concerning the upstream business model that is incorporated into the 2014 Energy Reform in Mexico concerns the intended evolution of the energy policy [...]

  • E. Adriano
    Mexican Law Review (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    The study of commercial law can be divided into four basic categories: (a) individuals (natural persons); (b) objects of commerce; (c) legal instruments and (d) administrative [...]

  • L. Torres, E. Díaz
    Mexican Law Review (2015). Vol. 8

  • G. Ferreyra
    Mexican Law Review (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    The Michoacanazo was a federal criminal trial in Mexico prosecuted by the Attorney Generals Office against local and state public officials from the state of Michoacán who [...]

  • D. Márquez
    Mexican Law Review (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    This work gives a synopsis of the evolution of public administration control mechanisms in Mexico. It highlights the instrumental nature of oversight, as well as regulatory [...]

  • F. Han, O. Wang, Q. Cai
    Journal of Otology (2016). Vol. 11

    Abstract
    Age-related hearing loss (AHL), or presbycusis, is the most common neurodegenerative disorder and top communication deficit of the aged population. Genetic predisposition [...]

  • G. Kesici
    Journal of Otology (2016). Vol. 11

    Abstract
    High levels of arsenic are found in many parts of the world and more than 100 million people may have been exposed to it. There is growing evidence to indicate that arsenic [...]

  • B. Saeed, A. Omari
    Journal of Otology (2016). Vol. 11

    Abstract
    Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is probably the most common diagnosis at vertigo clinics. Seasonal cycles of several human illnesses could be attributed variously [...]

  • N. Banumathy, N. Panda
    Journal of Otology (2016). Vol. 11

    Abstract
    Cochlear implantation is one of the best amongst the various management options available for children and adults with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss. Inner [...]

  • Z. Yang, M. Cosetti
    Journal of Otology (2016). Vol. 11

    Abstract
    Global demographic changes related to longevity are leading to increasing numbers of the elderly, for whom hearing loss is a significant cause of morbidity and disability. [...]

  • D. Assumpção, M. Dias, M. Barros, R. Fisberg, A. Filho
    Jornal de Pediatria (2016). Vol. 92

    Abstract
    To analyze calcium intake in adolescents according to sociodemographic variables, health-related behaviors, morbidities, and body mass index. This was a cross-sectional population-based [...]

  • J. Jorge, C. Botelho, A. Silva, G. Moi
    Jornal de Pediatria (2016). Vol. 92

    Abstract
    To analyze the association between household smoking and the development of learning in elementary schoolchildren. Cross-sectional study with 785 students from the 2nd to [...]

  • L. Dornelles, A. Corso, R. Silveira, R. Procianoy
    Jornal de Pediatria (2016). Vol. 92

    Abstract
    To compare the efficacy of intravenous ibuprofen at high (20-10-10 mg/kg/dose) and low doses (10-5-5 mg/kg/dose) the closure of patent ductus arteriosus in preterm newborns. [...]

  • M. Lima, D. Silva, A. Freund, J. Dacoregio, T. Costa, I. Costa, D. Faraco, M. Silva
    Jornal de Pediatria (2016). Vol. 92

    Abstract
    To describe the epidemiological profile and the survival rate of patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in a state reference pediatric hospital. Clinical–epidemiological, [...]

  • M. Nunes, C. Carlini, D. Marinowic, F. Neto, H. Fiori, M. Scotta, P. Zanella, R. Soder, J. Costa
    Jornal de Pediatria (2016). Vol. 92

    Abstract
    This study aimed to critically review the literature available regarding the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil and its possible association with microcephaly cases. Experts from [...]

  • F. Alves, M. Miranda, M. Aguiar, M. Viana
    Jornal de Pediatria (2016). Vol. 92

    Abstract
    Gastroschisis is a defect of the abdominal wall, resulting in congenital evisceration and requiring neonatal intensive care, early surgical correction, and parenteral nutrition. [...]

  • G. Heng, K. Tan
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    Institutionalized patients pose various surgical difficulties as many have conditions requiring psychiatric medications with the propensity for anticholinergic side effects. [...]

  • S. Xue, P. Wang, J. Liu, R. Li, L. Zhang, G. Chen
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

    Abstract
    The objective of the study was to assess the patterns of central cervical lymph node metastasis (CLNM) and evaluate the prophylactic central lymph node dissection (CLND) in [...]

  • K. Duman, A. Harlak, H. Hayashi, H. Takamura, T. Ohta
    Asian Journal of Surgery (2016). Vol. 39

  • J. Harrison, L. Dawson
    Safety and Health at Work (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    The industrial revolution that took place in the United Kingdom (UK) between 1760 and 1830 led to profound social change. Occupational medicine was concerned with the diagnosis, [...]

  • W. Tourab, A. Babouri
    Safety and Health at Work (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    This work presents an experimental and modeling study of the electromagnetic environment in the vicinity of a high voltage substation located in eastern Algeria (Annaba city) [...]

  • W. Kim, H. Cho
    Safety and Health at Work (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Despite the declining trend of workplace accidents in Republic of Korea, its level is still quite high compared with that in other developed countries. Factors that are responsible [...]

  • B. Fasanya, E. Dada
    Safety and Health at Work (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Workplace violence (WPV) is becoming an issue that needs immediate attention in the United States, especially during this period as more states are adopting the “stand your [...]

  • Y. Roquelaure
    Safety and Health at Work (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Effective and sustainable prevention of work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WR-MSDs) remains a challenge for preventers and policy makers. Coordination of stakeholders [...]

  • L. Renschler, E. Terrigino, S. Azim, E. Snider, D. Rhodes, C. Cox
    Safety and Health at Work (2016).

    Abstract
    A brief emergency planning educational presentation was taught during work hours to a convenience sample of employees of various workplaces in Northern Missouri, USA. Participants [...]

  • A. Mahmoudi, H. Shavandi
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    In this article, we propose a bi-objective model for the pricing–queuing problem under a fuzzy environment. We consider two objectives: maximizing the profit function [...]

  • F. Marzabadi, M. Soltani
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    A series of experiments were conducted to study the effect of leading-edge roughness on the state of the boundary layer of a wind turbine blade section using multiple hot-film [...]

  • H. Soloklo, M. Farsangi
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    A new method for model reduction of linear systems is presented, based on Chebyshev rational functions, using the Harmony Search (HS) algorithm. First, the full order system [...]

  • M. Zarandi, R. Gamasaee
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    The purpose of this paper is to evaluate and reduce the bullwhip effect in fuzzy environments by means of type-2 fuzzy methodology. In order to reduce the bullwhip effect [...]

  • A. Jahromi, Z. Rad
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    An electric power supply is the backbone of development in advanced as well as in developing economies. An integral part of ensuring a secure power supply system is a power [...]

  • H. Poorzahedy, A. Rezaei
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    This paper attempts to present a method for differentiating between multi-attribute decision procedures and to identify some competent procedures for major decision problems, [...]

  • M. Nikoorazm
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    In this paper, a new and convenient method is introduced for the oxidation of a variety of Hantzsch 1, 4-dihydropyridine derivatives to their corresponding pyridine compounds [...]

  • U. Bhowmik, R. Adhami
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    Over the past several years,there have been substantial improvements in the area of three-dimensional (3D) cone-beam Computed Tomography (CT) imaging systems. Nevertheless, [...]

  • M. Hadianfard, S. Sedaghat
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    The flexibility of floor diaphragms has a significant influence on the behavior of building structures. Commonly, in analyzing structures, floor diaphragms are considered [...]

  • H. Sayyaadi, M. Nematollahi
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    Reduction in ship resistance, in order to decrease fuel consumption and also achieve higher speeds, has been the topic of major research over the last three decades. One of [...]

  • S. Pourpeighambar, M. Sabaei
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    In Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs), power consumption of sensor nodes is the main constraint. Emerging in-network aggregation techniques are increasingly being sought after [...]

  • Z. Hussain, J. Shabbir
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    This paper focuses on presenting a generalization of the scrambled response models of Hussain and Shabbir [Hussain, Z. and Shabbir, J. “On estimation of mean of a sensitive [...]

  • P. Gill
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    This review briefly describes the concerns of nanobiotechnology in the design and development of novel vaccines using the most known nanocarriers, including nature-made nanocarriers [...]

  • J. Wang, H. Zhang, S. Ren
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    After definition of the discrete grey stochastic variable and its expected value, the expected probability degree is defined. For multi-criteria decision-making problems, [...]

  • H. Shaterian, M. Kangani
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 2

    Abstract
    Pyrazolo[1,2-a][1,2,4]triazole-1,3-dione derivatives were synthesized via a three component reaction of arylaldehydes, 4-phenylurazole and malononitrile in the presence of [...]

  • A. Kaveh, A. Behnam
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    This paper presents an optimal design of three dimensional multi-story reinforced concrete structures using recently developed meta-heuristic algorithms, namely; the charged [...]

  • H. Saffari, N. Dalir
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    Using the new modified three-fluid model, the effect of variation of inlet pressure on predictions of pressure drop in the downward condensing annular flow of steam inside [...]

  • R. Rao, V. Patel
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    Teaching–Learning-Based Optimization (TLBO) algorithms simulate the teaching–learning phenomenon of a classroom to solve multi-dimensional, linear and nonlinear [...]

  • M. Nikmanesh, N. Talebbeydokhti
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    A hybrid numerical model is introduced for simulation of cohesive sediments concentration profiles in a surf zone. For this purpose, wave height reduction must be considered, [...]

  • R. Rao, V. Kalyankar
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    The primary objective in multi-pass turning operations is to produce products with low cost and high quality, with a lower number of cuts. Parameter optimization plays an [...]

  • A. Yazdani, M. Kowsari
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    Seismic hazard assessment is a basic tool for rational planning and designing in areas of different seismic activity. The Bayesian probability estimation was applied in this [...]

  • M. Ozkok
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    In the production environment, there are many disruptions, such as machine breakdown, rush orders, and so on. Under these circumstances, the shipyards have to meet customer [...]

  • M. Bashiri, M. Bakhtiarifar
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    The one median location problem with stochastic demands can be solved as a deterministic problem by considering the mean of weights as demands. There are also some other approaches [...]

  • S. Rouhani, A. Ravasan
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    The Enterprise Resource Planning system (ERP) has been pointed out as a new information systems paradigm. However, achieving a proper level of ERP success relies on a variety [...]

  • M. Davoodi, A. Mohades
    Scientia Iranica (2013). Vol. 20

    Abstract
    Because of constraints in exact modeling, measuring and computing, it is inevitable that algorithms that solve real world problems have to avoid errors. Hence, proposing models [...]

  • Z. Wozniaková
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    University internationalization in the field of education as well as in the field of science and research is one of the main priorities of VŠB – Technical University [...]

  • L. Cong
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Variable weight synthesis method is a safety assessment method which is using the varied weight principle, based on analytic hierarchy process and combining the theory of [...]

  • A. Lokaj, K. Klajmonová
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Timber constructions made of round timber components are becoming more and more popular. Given that in the current European standards for the design of timber structures, [...]

  • X. Wang, H. Su, X. Wang, G. Chen
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Coordinated control of multi-agent systems has widespread application in engineering such as unmanned aerial vehicles and unmanned ground vehicles. Due to the fact that input [...]

  • W. Zhang, L. Cao
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    This study examines the agency costs of 314 family firms listed on Shanghai and Shenzhen Stock Exchange in China. The results show that agency costs of family firms increase [...]

  • L. Li, Z. Jiang
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    This paper focuses on an investigation of an improved longitudinal joint with headed bar details connecting precast decked bulb tee girders for accelerated bridge construction. [...]

  • M. Petrovič
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Modern fluid mechanics examines understanding, predicting and directing of fluids in the fluid structures. But new computational methods need to find out the optimal solution [...]

  • K. Schmeidler, I. Fencl
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    In the Czech Republic owning and utilising of a car is one of the best remedies against a diminishing of cruising radius in old age and a comfortable mean to sustain autonomy [...]

  • J. Protivínský, M. Krejsa
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    To determine dynamic response of mechanical system is always a complex issue. One of the core inputs for such a task is a coefficient of logarithmic damping decrement. There [...]

  • H. Guo
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    This paper presents the analysis of China financial market and method of hedging optimization for compute expected shortfall risk based on attitude towards risk under the [...]

  • E. Minarčíková
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Although the European Union and China are different in terms of area, population, economic, social, political and cultural development, both of them have to face similar challenge [...]

  • Š. Kročová
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    The reliability of the technical manufacturing base of each state depends on the supplies of energies and drinking water in standard as well as extraordinary conditions. An [...]

  • T. Wroblowský, H. Yin
    Perspectives in Science (2016). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    There have been many papers recently (both theoretical and empirical) analyzing the problem of income inequality in China. Most of them usually state that the income inequality [...]