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  • Deficient legislation sanctioning oil spill in Nigeria: a need for a review of the regulatory component of petroleum laws in Nigeria and the Petroleum Industries Bill. 

    Chuks-Ezike, Chukwuemeka (Science Target https://www.sciencetarget.com/Journal/index.php/IJES/issue/current, 2018-03-06)
    CHUKS-EZIKE, C. [2018]. Deficient legislation sanctioning oil spill in Nigeria: a need for a review of the regulatory component of petroleum laws in Nigeria and the Petroleum Industries Bill. International journal of environment and sustainability [online]: special issue for the 5th Ajman international environment conference (AIEC2018), 6-7 March 2018, Ajman, UAE, (accepted).
    The grave challenges of oil pollution have been over stated in several environmental journals. Similarly, there have been several discourses on the prevailing nature of Nigerian oil spill pollution. Alarmingly, the spills ...
  • Evaluation of the microbiome of decaying alder nodules by next generation sequencing. 

    McEwan, Neil R.; Wilkinson, Toby; Girdwood, Susan E.; Snelling, Tim J.; Collins, Tatiana; Dougal, Kirsty; Jones, David L.; Godbold, Douglas L. (International Society of Endocytobiology http://zs.thulb.uni-jena.de/receive/jportal_jparticle_00501405, 2017-06-02)
    MCEWAN, N.R., WILKINSON T., GIRDWOOD, S.E., SNELLING, T.J., COLLINS, T., DOUGAL, K., JONES, D.L. and GODBOLD, D.L. 2017. Evaluation of the microbiome of decaying alder nodules by next generation sequencing. Endocytobiosis and cell research [online], 28(1), pages 14-19. Available from: http://zs.thulb.uni-jena.de/receive/jportal_jparticle_00501405.
    This work investigated the microbial content of decaying nodules from alders. The 16S rDNA composition of the microbiome of six senescent alder nodules was investigated by 454 sequencing. All nodules still had some Frankia ...
  • Factors affecting the development of laryngeal chondritis in sheep. 

    Edmunds, J. L.; Roden, J. A.; Finch, J. M.; McEwan, Neil R. (SIVAR (Italian Association of Farm Animal Practitioners) https://cms.sivarnet.it/it/lar, 2017-03-31)
    EDMUNDS, J.L., RODEN, J.A., FINCH., J.M. and MCEWAN, N.R. 2017. Factors affecting the development of laryngeal chondritis in sheep. Large animal review [online], 23(6), pages 219-222. Available from: https://cms.sivarnet.it/it/lar
    Historic data (from 2005 to 2011) were collected and analysed from four flocks of pedigree Texel sheep in Ceredigion, West Wales and were used to investigate a range of factors associated with death due to laryngeal ...
  • Group-based trajectory models: assessing adherence to antihypertensive medication in older adults in a community pharmacy setting. 

    Dillon, Paul; Stewart, Derek C.; Smith, Susan M.; Gallagher, Paul; Cousins, Gráinne (ASCPT https://doi.org/10.1002/cpt.865, 2017-09-05)
    DILLON, P., STEWART, D., SMITH, S.M., GALLAGHER, P. and COUSINS, G. 2018. Group-based trajectory models: assessing adherence to antihypertensive medication in older adults in a community pharmacy setting. Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics [online], 103(6), pages 1052-1060. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/cpt.865.
    Antihypertensive medication nonadherence is highly prevalent, leading to uncontrolled blood pressure. Methods that facilitate the targeting and tailoring of adherence interventions in clinical settings are required. ...
  • The impact of spousal bereavement on hospitalisations: evidence from the Scottish longitudinal study. 

    Tseng, Fu-Min; Petrie, Dennis; Wang, Shaolin; Macduff, Colin; Stephen, Audrey I. (Wiley https://doi.org/10.1002/hec.3573, 2017-08-22)
    TSENG, F.-M., PETRIE, D., WANG, S., MACDUFF, C. and STEPHEN, A.I. 2018. The impact of spousal bereavement on hospitalisations: evidence from the Scottish Longitudinal Study. Health economics [online], 27(2), pages e120-e138. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/hec.3573
    This paper estimates the impact of spousal bereavement on hospital inpatient use for the surviving bereaved by following the experience of 94,272 married Scottish individuals from 1991 until 2009 using a difference-in-difference ...
  • Interbreed variation in craniometrical parameters in sheep. 

    Owen, M. H.; Davies, R.; Beard, C. E.; Olvera-Ramirez, Andrea Margarita; McEwan, Neil R. (SIVAR (Italian Association of Farm Animal Practitioners) https://cms.sivarnet.it/it/lar, 2017-03-15)
    OWEN, M.H., DAVIES, R., BEARD, C.E., OLVERA RAMIREZ, A.M. and MCEWAN, N.R. 2017. Interbreed variation in craniometrical parameters in sheep. Large animal review [online], 23(5), pages 177-182. https://cms.sivarnet.it/it/lar
    This work is the first investigation to compare craniometrical parameters between different breeds of sheep. Nine breeds or cross-breeds of sheep were studied, with all measurements being carried out on live animals at ...
  • The petroleum industries bill; a deficient policy for environmental management in Nigeria's oil and gas sector. 

    Chuks-Ezike, Chukwuemeka (Allied Academies http://www.alliedacademies.org/environmental-risk-assessment-and-remediation/archive/aaerar-volume-2-issue-2-year-2018.html, 2018-05-18)
    CHUKS-EZIKE, C. 2018. The Petroleum Industries Bill; a deficient policy for environmental management in Nigeria's oil and gas sector. Environmental risk assessment and remediation [online], 2(2), pages 35-39. Available from: http://www.alliedacademies.org/articles/the-petroleum-industries-bill-a-deficient-policy-for-environmental-management-in-nigerias-oil-and-gas-sector-9711.html
    The process for passage of the Petroleum Industries Bill (PIB) of Nigeria, instituted in 2008 was done with the purpose of regulating Nigeria's oil and gas sector. This Bill is therefore, upon passage, expected to repeal ...
  • Robinson v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police: a re-interpretation by the Supreme Court. 

    Arnell, Sarah (Sweet and Maxwell http://westlaw.co.uk, 2018-06-30)
    ARNELL, S. 2018. Robinson v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police: a re-interpretation by the Supreme Court. Juridical review [online], 2, pages 128-132. Available from: http://westlaw.co.uk
    The existence of a duty of care is central to the law of negligence. The Supreme Court has taken the opportunity to clarify the position of the police with regard to when they will owe a duty of care and, at the same time, ...
  • A statistical framework to interpret individual response to intervention: paving the way for personalised nutrition and exercise prescription. 

    Swinton, Paul Alan; Hemingway, Ben Stephens; Saunders, Bryan; Gualano, Bruno; Dolan, Eimear (Frontiers Media https://doi.org/10.3389/fnut.2018.00041, 2018-05-28)
    SWINTON, P.A., HEMINGWAY, B.S., SAUNDERS, B., GUALANO, B. and DOLAN, E. 2018. A statistical framework to interpret individual response to intervention: paving the way for personalised nutrition and exercise prescription. Frontiers in nutrition [online], 5, article 41. Available from: https://doi.org/10.3389/fnut.2018.00041
    The concept of personalised nutrition and exercise prescription represents a topical and exciting progression for the discipline given the large inter-individual variability that exists in response to virtually all performance ...