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The constitutionalization of the US and the EU compound democracies

Sergio Fabbrini

in Compound Democracies: Why the United States and Europe Are Becoming Similar

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199235612
eISBN:
9780191715686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235612.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter addresses the question of the constitutionalization of the EU. It shows that similarities and dissimilarities between the constitutionalism of the EU and that of America, along three ... More


Historical Perspectives of Neuroimaging in Epilepsy

Harry T. Chugani and Ajay Kumar

in Neuroimaging in Epilepsy

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195342765
eISBN:
9780199863617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195342765.003.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

Imaging modalities have evolved over the last century and different modalities, such as plain X-ray, air or contrast ventriculography, pneumo-encephalography, cerebral angiography, CT scan, MRI, ... More


MRI and the Differential Diagnosis of Dementia

António J. Bastos-Leite and Philip Scheltens

in Imaging the Aging Brain

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195328875
eISBN:
9780199864836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195328875.003.0016
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques, Development

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has opened up the way to diagnose dementia in vivo. It provides clear evidence for hippocampal atrophy in Alzheimer's disease (AD), lobar atrophy in frontotemporal ... More


Flugelhorn

Gwen Terry

in Clark: The Autobiography of Clark Terry

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520268463
eISBN:
9780520949782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520268463.003.0036
Subject:
Music, History, American

In this chapter, Clark describes his love for the flugelhorn Clark would talk about his love for flugelhorn to his friend, Keith Ecker. During one of such conversations, Clark and Keith came up with ... More


Laws of Nature Outlawed

Stephen Mumford

in Dispositions

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199259823
eISBN:
9780191698637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199259823.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Philosophy of Science

This chapter considers the case for an ontology of real dispositions replacing the so-called laws of nature as the basic building blocks of explanation. It considers how one might explain the ... More


Tomographic Analysis of the Daka Calvaria

W. Henry Gilbert, Ralph L. Holloway, Daisuke kubo, Reiko T. Kono, and Gen suwa

in Homo erectus: Pleistocene Evidence from the Middle Awash, Ethiopia

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251205
eISBN:
9780520933774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251205.003.0014
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter discusses the tomographic analysis of the Daka calvaria. It presents observations made on distortion, subcortical structures, and endocranial features through the use of computed ... More


Radiology

Robin Chatterjee (ed.)

in SBAs in Sport, Exercise, and Musculoskeletal Medicine

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780198859444
eISBN:
9780191892226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859444.003.0015
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Clinical Medicine

This chapter is comprised of 25 clinically based and also knowledge based questions and answers. The corresponding answers to the questions can be found at the end of the chapter, each of which has a ... More


The Transformation of the American Hospital, 1965–2015

Muriel R. Gillick M.D.

in Old and Sick in America: The Journey through the Health Care System

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469635248
eISBN:
9781469635255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635248.003.0008
Subject:
Palliative Care, Palliative Medicine and Older People

Over the last fifty years, the hospital has been technologized, corporatized, and bureaucratized due to demographic, political, economic, and scientific developments. The demographic shift has led to ... More


Other Neuroscientific Techniques

Adina L. Roskies

in A Primer on Criminal Law and Neuroscience: A contribution of the Law and Neuroscience Project, supported by the MacArthur Foundation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199859177
eISBN:
9780199332694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199859177.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter provides a brief introduction to a variety of neuroscience techniques other than MRI and fMRI. We first discuss standard anatomical and physiological techniques for studying neurons and ... More


Access

Paul Craig

in EU Administrative Law

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199296811
eISBN:
9780191700811
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199296811.003.0010
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter is concerned with access. It is the natural starting point for consideration of administrative law doctrine. The chapter begins ... More


PV Modeling of Medical Imaging Systems

John Chiverton and Kevin Wells

in Benford's Law: Theory and Applications

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691147611
eISBN:
9781400866595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691147611.003.0018
Subject:
Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

This chapter applies a Bayesian formulation of the Partial Volume (PV) effect, based on the Benford distribution, to the statistical classification of nuclear medicine imaging data: specifically ... More


Dementia: Impaired Thinking and Judgment; Confusion

J. Eric Ahlskog

in Dementia with Lewy Body and Parkinson's Disease Patients: Patient, Family, and Clinician Working Together for Better Outcomes

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199977567
eISBN:
9780197563342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199977567.003.0020
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Neurology

Dementia implies problems with cognition (thinking), and this is a fundamental component of DLB and PDD. Dementia also implies that the cognitive problems are sufficiently troublesome to affect ... More


Affective and Social Touch

India Morrison

in Positive Neuroscience

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199977925
eISBN:
9780190608972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199977925.003.0002
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

A crucial question for the growing field of affective touch neuroscience is: Could affective touch be a special kind of touch, complete with its own neural mechanisms? This chapter summarizes recent ... More


The Basics of Neuroimaging

Brigitte Vallabhajosula

in Murder in the Courtroom: The Cognitive Neuroscience of Violence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199995721
eISBN:
9780190221584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199995721.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

The term “neuroimaging” includes the use of various technologies to either directly or indirectly image the structure or function of the brain and its response to normal and abnormal processes. ... More


Notation and Representation: How We Get ’Em to Crack the Code

Gena R. Greher and Jesse M. Heines

in Computational Thinking in Sound: Teaching the Art and Science of Music and Technology

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199826179
eISBN:
9780197563182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199826179.003.0009
Subject:
Computer Science, Audio Processing

Music can and does exist without notation. In fact, its existence predates what we have come to accept as traditional music notation. Many musical traditions have thrived for centuries without any ... More


Museum Practice and the Display of Human Remains

Hedley Swain

in Archaeologists and the Dead: Mortuary Archaeology in Contemporary Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198753537
eISBN:
9780191917004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753537.003.0016
Subject:
Archaeology, Mortuary Archaeology

Visitors to the Lawrence Room, Girton College, Cambridge University, on Thursday afternoons (when the small one room museum is open to the public) will find a dead body on display. The body is that ... More


Reconstructing Death: The Chariot Burials of Iron Age East Yorkshire

Melanie Giles

in Archaeologists and the Dead: Mortuary Archaeology in Contemporary Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198753537
eISBN:
9780191917004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753537.003.0028
Subject:
Archaeology, Mortuary Archaeology

Visitors to the Hull and East Riding Museum used to reach the climax of the Iron Age exhibition, Celtic World, by coming face-to-face with the extraordinary funerary offerings from three chariot ... More


Management of Pulmonary Complications in Sjögren’s

Augustine S. Lee

in The Sjögren's Book

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197502112
eISBN:
9780197650417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197502112.003.0028
Subject:
Psychology, Health Psychology

Twenty percent to 30% of all Sjögren’s patients have some form of pulmonary symptoms. The most common ones involve dry trachea, pleuritic discomfort, cough, and shortness of breath (dyspnea). Over ... More


Incorporating Neuroimaging into Cognitive Assessment

Erin D. Bigler

in The Role of Technology in Clinical Neuropsychology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190234737
eISBN:
9780197559543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190234737.003.0020
Subject:
Computer Science, Virtual Reality

All traditional neuropsychological assessment techniques emerged in an era prior to modern neuroimaging. In fact, question-answer/paper-and-pencil test origins that gained traction with Alfred ... More


Respiratory

Sanjay H. Chotirmall and Helen Liddicoat

in The Pocketbook for PACES

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199574186
eISBN:
9780191917875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199574186.003.0010
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Professional Development in Medicine

The MRCP PACES respiratory station offers an opportunity to demonstrate a slick examination technique that is performed on practically all patients. Respiratory diseases, after cardiovascular and ... More


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