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  • Effective feedback of whole-life data to the design process. 

    Kishk, Mohammed; Al-Hajj, Assem; Pollock, Robert; Aouad, Ghassan (Glasgow Caledonian University, School of the Built & Natural Environment, 2003)
    KISHK, M., AL-HAJJ, A., POLLOCK, R. and AOUAD, G., 2003. Effective feedback of whole-life data to the design process. Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction, 8(2), pp. 89-98
    Key activities of the implementation of whole-life costing (WLC) as a management tool during the occupancy stage are outlined. Then, the logic of a novel whole-life management approach is designed around two recently ...
  • The effectiveness of educating community nurses by distance learning. 

    Lawton, Sally Margaret Rolfe (The Robert Gordon University School of Nursing and Midwifery, 1996-02)
    The purpose of this thesis is to examine the effectiveness of distance learning within post-registration community nurse education. In this context, 'effectiveness' is defined as being useful to the student or 'fit for ...
  • The effectiveness of parliamentary information services in the United Kingdom 

    Marcella, Rita; Baxter, Graeme; Moore, Nick (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0740-624X(02)00138-7, 2003-01)
    MARCELLA, R., BAXTER, G. and MOORE, N., 2003. The effectiveness of parliamentary information services in the United Kingdom. Government Information Quarterly, January 2003, 20(1), pp.29-46.
  • The effectiveness of self-management support interventions for men with long-term conditions: a systematic review and meta-analysis. 

    Galdas, Paul; Fell, Jennifer; Bower, Peter; Kidd, Lisa; Blickem, Christian; McPherson, Kerri; Hunt, Kate; Gilbody, Simon; Richardson, Gerry (BMJ Publishing Group http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006620, 2015-03)
    ALDAS, P., FELL, J., BOWER, P., KIDD, L., BLICKEM, C., MCPHERSON, K., HUNT, K., GILBODY, S. and RICHARDSON, G., 2015. The effectiveness of self-management support interventions for men with long-term conditions: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Open, 5 (3), e006620
    Objectives To assess the effectiveness of self-management support interventions in men with long-term conditions. Methods A quantitative systematic review with meta-analysis. Data sources The Cochrane Database ...
  • The effects of post-operative metabolic support on lipolytic rates in patients undergoing elective abdominal surgery. 

    Broom, John; Brackenridge, I. E.; Simpson, E.; Miller, J. D. B.; Morrison, I. (Cambridge University Press. http://dx.doi.org/10.1079/PNS19860042, 1986-02)
    BROOM, J., BRACKENRIDGE, I. E., SIMPSON, E., MILLER, J. D. B. and MORRISON, I., 1986. The effects of post-operative metabolic support on lipolytic rates in patients undergoing elective abdominal surgery. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 45 (1), 20A.
  • The effects of very-low-calorie diets on HDL: a review. 

    Rolland, Catherine; Broom, Iain (Hindawi http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/306278, 2011)
    ROLLAND, C. and BROOM, I., 2011. The effects of very-low calorie diets on HDL: a review. Cholesterol, 2011, article ID 306278.
    This paper investigates the effects of very-low-calorie diets (VLCDs) used in the treatment of obesity on high-density lipoprotein (HDL) levels. Although the studies varied widely in their intervention format, duration, ...
  • Efficacy of the Ionic Balance band to improve selected health and fitness parameters following a two week exposure intervention: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. 

    MacDonald, Findlay Ross (Robert Gordon University Faculty of Health and Social Care. School of Health Sciences., 2016-05)
    MACDONALD, F.R. 2016. Efficacy of the Ionic Balance band to improve selected health and fitness parameters following a two week exposure intervention: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Robert Gordon University, MRes thesis.
    A recent trend has seen products marketed towards the health and fitness industry that proclaim beneficial effects through properties and mechanisms more commonly associated with complementary and alternative medicine. ...
  • Efficient wireless multimedia multicast in multi-rate multi-channel mesh networks. 

    Tu, Wanqing (IEEE http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TSIPN.2016.2550806, 2016-04-05)
    TU, W. 2016. Efficient wireless multimedia multicast in multi-rate multi-channel mesh networks. IEEE transactions on signal and information processing over networks [online], 2(3), 376-390. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TSIPN.2016.2550806
    Devices in wireless mesh networks can operate on multiple channels and automatically adjust their transmission rates for the occupied channels. This paper shows how to improve performance-guaranteed multicasting transmission ...
  • Electric Mobility: Point of Departure. 10 March 2011. 

    Gray, David (North Sea Region Programme. http://eharbours.eu/wp-content/uploads/eharbours_POD_wp4_110412.pdf, 2011-03)
    GRAY, D., 2011. Electric Mobility: Point of Departure. 10 March 2011. [online] Viborg: North Sea Region Programme. Available from: http://eharbours.eu/uncategorized/point-of-departure-documents [Accessed 27 August 2015]
    The organisations cooperating in e‐harbours investigate the potential of electric transport (both on land and on water) for the harbour regions of North West Europe. Current types of electric vehicles still have a short ...
  • The electrochemical and statistical evaluation of isolation of mellitin and apamin from honey bee (Apis Mellifera) venom. 

    Nguyen, Hoai Viet; Heger, Zbynek; Kominkova, Marketa; Michalek, Petr; Gumulec, Jaromir; Guran, Roman; Pridal, Antonin; Fernandez, Carlos; Hynek, David; Adam, Vojtech; Kizek, Rene (Electrochemical Science Group http://www.electrochemsci.org/papers/vol10/100201249.pdf, 2015-01)
    NGUYEN, H. V., HEGER, Z., KOMINKOVA, M., MICHALEK, P., GUMULEC, J., GURAN, R., PRIDAL, A., FERNANDEZ, C., HYNEK, D., ADAM, V. and KIZEK, R., 2015. The electrochemical and statistical evaluation of isolation of mellitin and apamin from honey bee (Apis Mellifera) venom. International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 10 (2015), pp. 1249-1260.
    We present in this manuscript for the first time the electrochemical and statistical evaluation of FPLC isolation of mellitin and apamin from honey bee (Apis mellifera) venom. Venoms are extremely complex blends of diverse ...
  • Electromagnetically activated hypersonic ducts. 

    Macleod, Christopher (British Interplanetary Society, 2009-03)
    MACLEOD, C., 2009. Electromagnetically activated hypersonic ducts. Journal of the British Interplanetary Society, 62(3), pp. 99-109.
    This paper explores the use of Electromagnetic Radiation as an alternative to combustion in Scramjet-like hypersonic engines. The radiation is absorbed by the flow, heating it and thereby providing an alternative to the ...
  • Electronic journal provision and use in China: an initial study. 

    Johnson, Ian M.; Wang, Hong; Nie, Fei (UKSG http://dx.doi.org/10.1629/21210, 2008-11)
    JOHNSON, I. M., WANG, H. and NIE, F., 2008. Electronic journal provision and use in China: an initial study. Serials, 21 (3), pp. 210-221.
    The growth of electronic journals in Western Europe and North America has been widely reported. The rapid development of electronic journal publishing in China is less well known. This paper provides a brief introduction ...
  • Electronic theses : the turning point 

    Copeland, Susan; Penman, Andrew; Milne, Richard (Emerald Group Publishing Limited http://www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/00330330510610546, 2005)
    COPELAND, S., PENMAN, A. and MILNE, R., 2005. Electronic theses : the turning point, Program: electronic library and information systems, 39 (3), pp185-197
    In 2002, the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) made funding available for a number of universities in the UK to undertake work relating to the development of theses in electronic format. Working in collaboration ...
  • Electronic theses and dissertations: promoting 'hidden' research. 

    Copeland, Susan (Symposium Journals. http://dx.doi.org/10.2304/pfie.2008.6.1.87, 2008)
    COPELAND, S., 2008. Electronic theses and dissertations: promoting ‘hidden’ research. Policy Futures in Education, 6 (1), pp. 87-96
    Since the mid 1990s an increasing number of higher education institutions and organisations have been encouraging the production and submission of theses and dissertations in electronic format. Where access to electronic ...
  • Electronic theses and dissertations: promoting ‘hidden’ research. 

    Copeland, Susan (Sense Publishers., 2011)
    COPELAND, S., 2011. Electronic theses and dissertations: promoting ‘hidden’ research. In: R. RIKOWSKI, ed. Digitisation perspectives. Rotterdam: Sense Publishers. Pp. 103-113.
    Since the 1990s an increasing number of higher education institutions and research-related organisations have been encouraging the submission of theses and dissertations in electronic format. The transition from print ...
  • Electronics and biotechnology: how new advances in technology will lead to innovative sensors and more (updated and expanded version of published article). 

    Macleod, Christopher (St John Patrick., 2005-02)
    MACLEOD, C., 2005. Match made in heaven. Electronics World, Vol. 111 (1826) pp. 20-22.
    In this article, the interface between biotechnology, nanotechnology and microelectronics is discussed. In particular, how proteins or other active organic agents may be bound onto silicon wafers. The article also discusses ...
  • Embedded entrepreneurship in the creative re-construction of place. 

    McKeever, Edward; Jack, Sarah L.; Anderson, Alistair R. (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusvent.2014.07.002, 2014-08-15)
    MCKEEVER, E., JACK, S. and ANDERSON, A. 2014. Embedded entrepreneurship in the creative re-construction of place. Journal of business venturing [online], 30(1), pages 50-65. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusvent.2014.07.002
    This paper focuses on ways in which entrepreneurs engage with place and community. Drawing on the ideas of embeddedness and transferring value across spheres, we develop insight about how the relationship between entrepreneurs ...
  • The embeddedness of illegal entrepreneurship in a closed ethnic community. 

    Smith, Robert; McElwee, Gerard (Inderscience. http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJBG.2013.055315, 2013)
    SMITH, R. and MCELWEE, G., 2013. The embeddedness of illegal entrepreneurship in a closed ethnic community. International Journal of Business and Globalisation, 11 (1), pp. 45-62.
    Purpose: There is an emerging body of literature driven by entrepreneurship scholars which attempts to differentiate between the conceptual and theoretical aspects of legal, illegal, amoral and immoral entrepreneurial ...
  • Embedding learner independence in architecture education: reconsidering design studio pedagogy. 

    McClean, David (Robert Gordon University Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment, 2009-05)
    The landscape of UK Higher Education has witnessed significant change in recent years, characterised by rapidly increasing numbers, widening participation, and a diminished per capita resource base. Developmental and ...
  • Emotional support in palliative care nursing: a concept analysis. 

    Watson, Flora C. T. (The Robert Gordon University School of Nursing and Midwifery, 2010-10)
    This thesis reports a study that aimed to examine the use of the term emotional support within palliative care nursing. The term „emotional support‟ appears frequently in the nursing literature, however, there is no clear ...