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Association between Recruitment Methods and Attrition in Internet-Based Studies
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2014-12-09)
Using Observational Data to Estimate the Effect of Hand Washing and Clean Delivery Kit Use by Birth Attendants on Maternal Deaths after Home Deliveries in Rural Bangladesh, India and Nepal.
BACKGROUND: Globally, puerperal sepsis accounts for an estimated 8-12% of maternal deaths, but evidence is lacking on the extent to which clean delivery practices could improve maternal survival. We used data from the ...
Hierarchical Regression for Multiple Comparisons in a Case-Control Study of Occupational Risks for Lung Cancer
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2012-06-11)
Pre- and Postnatal Nutritional Histories Influence Reproductive Maturation and Ovarian Function in the Rat
(Public Library of Science, 2009-08-25)
While prepubertal nutritional influences appear to play a role in sexual maturation, there is a need to clarify the potential contributions of maternal and childhood influences in setting the tempo of reproductive maturation. ...
The value of the world's ecosystem services and natural capital
(Nature publishing group, 1997-05-15)
The services of ecological systems and the natural capital stocks that produce them are critical to the functioning of the Earth’s life-support system. They contribute to human welfare, both directly and indirectly, and ...