Ling li

Ling li
McGill University | McGill · Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology

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Tissue analysis by Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) imaging can determine the biodistribution of molecules, without pre-analytical modification. We aimed to study the infrared spectroscopic changes of α-helical proteins at post-traumatic epileptic (PTE) foci by FTIR. FITR mapping was applied to detect α-helical proteins in rat brain tissue samples...
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Endoscopy of the gastrointestinal and biliary tract is a common procedure and is routinely performed for therapeutic and diagnostic purposes. Perforation, bleeding and infection are some of the more common reported side effects. Air embolism on the other hand, is a rare complication of gastrointestinal endoscopy. We report a 77-year-old African-Ame...
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Causes of sudden cardiac deaths have been widely reported with limited data focused specifically on myocarditis. A retrospective review of cases from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME), State of Maryland yielded a total of 103 sudden unexpected deaths (SUDs) due to myocarditis (0.17% of all SUDs and 0.70% of autopsied SUDs) from 2005 t...
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The morphologic features of familial coronary artery disease (CAD) resulting in sudden coronary death (SCD) are poorly studied. The presence and type of culprit lesions may have important implications in the genetic basis for familial heart disease.Autopsies of SCD victims over a 5-year period from a statewide medical examiner's office were studied...
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In the past 10 years, medical malpractice litigations have become a serious public health and social issues in China. This study aims to evaluate the medical malpractice litigations in Beijing. A retrospective study was conducted using the database from the Key Laboratory of Evidence Science (KLES) at China University of Political Science and Law (...
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Desmoglein-2 (DSG2), a member of the desmosomal cadherin superfamily, has been linked to arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC)which may cause life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias and sudden death. Fatal arrhythmias resulting in sudden death also occur in the absence of morphologic cardiac abnormalities at autopsy. We sequenced...
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The performance of endocervical curettage (ECC) is a dispute in population screening programs. Data of 3,460 women referred to colposcopy examination and had completed pathological results in the Shanxi Province Cervical Cancer Screening Study I and II were reviewed. Among them, 0.6% and 2.7% women were identified as the histopathological confirmed...
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To assess the efficacy of random biopsy in diagnosing those high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions or carcinomas (HSIL+) missed by colposcopy-directed biopsy, and to identify the scenarios of cervical cancer screening when random biopsy is necessary. Data from 1997 women who participated in the Shanxi Province Cervical Cancer Screening Study I...
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Suicidal drug overdose is a major public health issue. In the United States, every year more than 33,000 people commit suicides. Our study focused on the characteristics of suicide victims in the state of Maryland. Material and methods: This study was a retrospective review of autopsy cases of all suicide deaths caused by drug (s) or drug (s) with...
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In this paper, the maritime industry’s commitment to green supply chain has been analyzed. The objective of this study is to show that the reuse of empty containers not only adds value to a firm, but leads to waste reduction in the supply chain. The novelties of this article include (i) empty and laden containers are treated in accordance with a sh...
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In this research, two risk hedging strategies, the option contract and the advance purchase discount contract, are investigated within a manufacturer–retailer two-echelon supply chain context. This study offers three contributions. First, the optimal decisions under the two contracts from the perspectives of both the manufacturer and the retailer a...
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The significance of Internet-of-Things to Supply Chain Management has been dramatically increasing. The performance of supply chain based on Internet-of-Things is largely dependent on its optimization. Genetic algorithms (GAs) are important intelligent methods for complex system optimization problems, but they have some internal drawbacks such as p...
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We investigate a one-period two-echelon supply chain composed of a risk-neutral supplier that produces short life-cycle products and a loss-averse retailer that orders from the supplier via option contracts and sells to end-users with stochastic demand in the selling season. When a single retail season begins, the retailer can obtain goods by purch...
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Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the characteristics of p16 and PR immunoreactivity and HPV infection in endocervical adenocarcinoma. Methods: Paraffin blocks of 62 patients with endocervical adnocarcinoma treated in the Cancer Institute and Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences from year 2005 to year 2010 were collect...
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The Internet has provided great convenience for online shoppers and has presented unprecedented opportunities for online retailers to understand their customers. Getting the pricing right has emerged as one of the ultimate keys to the success of electronic commerce. Although some online retailers have tried some personalized pricing strategies for...
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The 2013 Special Issue of International Journal of Production Economics have identified several important research streams relating to manufacturing practices in China. Sodhi and Tang presented a game theoretic framework positing generic strategies of Chinese contract manufacturers and those of their western OEMs. Shan and co-researchers and Liao a...
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the application of Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) spectroscopy for detecting diffuse axonal injury (DAI) in a mouse model. Brain tissues from DAI mouse model were prepared with H&E, silver, and β-amyloid precursor protein (β-APP) immunohistochemistry stains and were also studied with FTIR. The infrared...
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We report a case of a 30-year-old woman who suddenly collapsed after having a physical altercation with her husband. Despite immediate resuscitation, she died on arrival at the hospital. The victim's parents requested an autopsy because they believed that their daughter was killed by her husband. Postmortem examination revealed that the victim had...
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There are few autopsy studies of patients dying suddenly with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Twenty-five forensic autopsies of unexpected sudden death in individuals with OSA were reviewed. The causes of death were as follows: cardiomyopathy (n = 11); sudden unexpected death without morphologic findings (SUDNA, n = 6); and other cardiovascular dise...
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Autoregressive integrated moving average (ARIMA) model has been successfully applied as a popular linear model for economic time series forecasting. In addition, during the recent years, artificial neural networks (ANNs) have been used to capture the complex economic relationships with a variety of patterns as they serve as a powerful and flexible...
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Knowledge sharing on emergency events in virtual communities is a significant information source for emergency management. Based on social cognitive theory and social capital theory as well as the consideration of the characteristics of emergency events, we employ a survey questionnaire for the empirical study and adopt the two‐stage confirmatory f...
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Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) is a genetic disorder related to mutations in desmosomal proteins. The current study tests the hypothesis that immunohistochemical staining for desmosomal proteins is of diagnostic utility by studying autopsy-confirmed cases of ARVC. We studied 23 hearts from patients dying suddenly with ARVC....
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With the increase of globalization in trading and online shopping, phony products are on the rise in the market. This article introduces a range of technologies that have been implemented in the supply chain to deter counterfeiters. Technology for both product authentication and tracing and tracking products in the supply chain will be discussed, a...
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This article presents a review of the issues associated with a manufacturer's pricing strategies in a two-echelon supply chain that comprises one manufacturer and two competing retailers, with warranty period-dependent demands. The manufacturer, as a Stackelberg leader, specifies wholesale prices to two competing retailers who face warranty period-...
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An emergency response decision support system (ERDSS) needs to assist decision makers to evaluate emergency plans and select an appropriate one during an emergency by supporting heterogeneous emergency response data sources and providing decision makers the access to appropriate emergency rescue knowledge. It also needs to provide differentiated se...
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In this paper, we address the emergency response decision-making process based on stochastic Petri net from an e-service perspective. The emergency response decision-making process is modeled and designed considering service management. The process is modeled based on stochastic Petri net and a solution methodology is proposed to solve the model. I...
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Systems science has emerged as a meta-discipline and a meta-language, correspondingly, which can be applied to discuss issues in e-business systems and relevant enterprise architecture and enterprise integration. A lot of researches on enterprise architecture and enterprise integration in e-business systems have their theoretical findings and effec...
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Epilepsy is a common chronic neurological disorder characterized by seizures. Mortality is significantly increased in patients with epilepsy. Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) is the most common seizure-related category of death. A retrospective study of forensic autopsy cases from 2007 to 2009 at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner...
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Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) is an uncommon heart disease characterised by arrhythmias, right ventricular scarring, and fibrofatty change. Although mutations in the desmosome have been frequently observed in patients clinically diagnosed with ARVC, recent data have put a direct causal relationship in question. Many patient...
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Neuroanatomically precise, genome-wide maps of transcript distributions are critical resources to complement genomic sequence data and to correlate functional and genetic brain architecture. Here we describe the generation and analysis of a transcriptional atlas of the adult human brain, comprising extensive histological analysis and comprehensive...
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It is unclear if the extent of coronary atherosclerosis is associated with increase in heart muscle mass. We retrospectively reviewed autopsy reports of sudden coronary deaths occurring in a statewide medical examiner system over a one-year period. Cardiomegaly was assessed by height, and given a score of 0-4 based on amount above the upper limit o...
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Outsourcing is an increasingly important task pursued by enterprises seeking improved efficiency. Logistics outsourcing, or third-party logistics (3PL), involves the use of external companies to perform some or all of the firm's logistics activities. In this paper, through analyzing the features and role of third-party logistics, for 3PL provider s...
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Workflow management is a key technique for coordinating various business processes. Traditional workflow systems are often built with the client/server architecture, in which, a single workflow server takes the responsibility of the entire operation. This paper discusses a model-driven process enactment environment, which can support an enterprise...
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The use of integrated information systems for healthcare has been started more than a decade ago. In recent years, rapid advances in information integration methods have spurred tremendous growth in the use of integrated information systems in healthcare delivery. Various techniques have been used for probing such integrated systems. These techniqu...
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To analyze the expression and clinical values of HPV L1 capsid protein and p16INK4a protein in uterine cervical lesions. Fifty-four cervical intraepithelial neoplasias CIN1, 44 CIN2, 78 CIN3, and 48 squamous cell carcinoma were included in this study. All CIN and squamous carcinomas were stained with anti-HPV L1 capsid protein antibodies and anti-p...
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This chapter discusses the basic concepts of forensic pathology in medicolegal investigations of injury fatalities. In the USA, the medicolegal death investigations are conducted by the medical examiner’s office or coroner’s office. In many cases of fatal injuries, the forensic pathologists are the only doctors involved in data collection in terms...
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Plakophilin2 (PKP2) is a desmosome-related protein with numerous armadillo repeats and has been linked to arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC). Fatal arrhythmias resulting in sudden death also occur in the absence of morphologic cardiac abnormalities at autopsy, and have been linked to ion channel mutations in a subset of cases, b...
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The significance of focal myocardial inflammation in sudden death is poorly understood, because there are few studies addressing its frequency in noncardiac and cardiac arrhythmic deaths. We prospectively assessed inflammation in 384 consecutive hearts seen in consultation from a single medical examiners' office. Hearts were received intact and sec...
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This paper strives to review the contribution of systems theory to enterprise architecture and integration, make a summary of methods or tools at systems level and probe into some crucial concepts and thinking of systems theory applied in the enterprise integration activities. As the summary to this paper, some new prospects in enterprise architect...
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To evaluate the features of autopsy cases involved in electronic weapon (TASER) in the State of Maryland, and to discuss the appraisable points. Thirteen autopsy cases involving TASER were collected from 2004 to 2011 in the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, State of Maryland. All the cases include detailed scene investigations, complete autopsy...
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Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy is a rare cardiomyopathy characterized by fibrofatty replacement primarily of the right ventricular myocardium. It is a major cause of sudden death in the young and in athletes. There are few autopsy studies of the ventricular distribution of the disease. Fifty cases of sudden cardiac death with fibrofatty replacement...
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The growing importance of logistics activities that span the boundaries of supply chain firms has put an emphasis on supply chain relationship management. Based on the existing marketing concept on relational benefits and the supply chain management literature on consumer satisfaction, this research evaluates logistics service performance from the...
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This paper proposed a new concept of management: Managing According to Reason (MR). Since "manage" means to lead, plan, organize and control, and "reason" means to understand the law of the development of objects being managed, this new concept is an ...
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Medico-legal death investigation in China has a long history that can be traced back to the Chhin era in the third century BC. We conducted a national study on the current medico-legal death investigation system in China. Our study showed that, at present, medico-legal death investigations in China are conducted by c. 12,000 forensic medical expert...
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Background: Plakophilin2 (PKP2) is a desmosome related protein with numerous armadillo repeats. PKP2 and other desmosomal proteins have been linked to arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC). In up to 30% of sudden deaths, no morphologic abnormalities are identified; some of these cases are linked to ion channel mutations, but PKP2 m...
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The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of Maryland recorded a total of 149 drug abuse deaths of teenagers aged 13-19 years between 1991 and 2006. Of these deaths, 96 (64.4%) were caused by the use of narcotic drugs only, 29 (19.5%) by both narcotics and cocaine, four (2.7%) by both narcotics and methylenedioxymethamphetamine, six (4.0%) by cocain...
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The objective of adopting quality standards such as ISO 9000 series is to help companies develop and maintain supply chain processes that meet certain performance metrics, such as those provided by the Supply Chain Operations Reference model (SCOR). Based on the survey data from 232 companies that have obtained ISO 9000 certification, this study ex...
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Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT) or inflammatory pseudotumor is a rare primary cardiac tumor that may result in sudden death. We report a sudden unexpected death due to occlusion of the coronary arteries by IMT arising from the left coronary cusp of the aortic valve. An 8-year-old child suddenly woke up from his sleep with complaint of seve...
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A retrospective study of autopsy cases was conducted at the Department of Forensic Medicine, Tongji Medical College (DFM-TMC), in Hubei, China to describe the characteristics of poisoning deaths from 1999 to 2008. A total of 212 poisoning deaths were investigated by DFM-TMC during the 10-year period. The poisoning deaths ranged from 17 cases in 199...
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Coronary disease is an uncommon cause of severe morbidity and death in the young. The great majority of lesions are congenital, and anomalous origins and courses of the coronary arteries are the most common groups of diseases in the age group. Intimal proliferation and coronary arteritis are even less common causes of death in this age population....
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Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL), the most common type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL), is heterogeneous on molecular and clinical levels, therefore, its prognosis is difficult to predict. This study aimed to evaluate the value of Blimp-1 protein and Hans classification in predicting the prognosis of DLBCL and their interrelation. The clinical...
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Left ventricular noncompaction of the myocardium is a rare genetic cardiac disease characterized by a prominent meshwork and deep intertrabecular recesses of the left ventricle. The condition has frequently been misdiagnosed as other cardiomyopathies. Sudden deaths due to the disease are rarely reported in the literature of forensic sciences. We re...
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This study was designed to evaluate the expression of C-erbB-2 and p16 in lung cancers using tissue microarray technology and to determine their clinical and pathological significance. Immunohistochemical C-erbB-2 and p16 expressions and their associations with clinical and pathological features were analyzed in two tissue microarrays. The membrano...
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Pathologic features that characterize hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HC) in exertional versus nonexertional sudden deaths have not been extensively studied. We performed gross measurements and histologic analysis on 103 autopsy cases of HC and correlated these with clinical findings. Pathologic features of the 71 sudden deaths were compared between e...
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There have been few autopsy studies relating sites of thin cap atheroma (TCFA) to sites of acute plaque rupture in culprit arteries, and sites of maximal narrowing in non-culprit arteries. We aimed to quantify and locate the frequency of TCFA related to the sites of maximal stenosis in atherosclerotic plaques. We studied 88 hearts in victims of sud...
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Intraplaque haemorrhage has been shown to be important in necrotic core enlargement. Immunolocalisation of fibrin within progressive stages of plaque progression has not been extensively studied. Histological sections (n = 74) of human coronary arteries were stained immunohistochemically for fibrin II, red blood cell antigen (glycophorin A), and CD...
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There are few pathologic descriptions of fatal coronary artery disease in the young. The morphologic characteristics of sudden coronary deaths in 47 hearts from patients younger than 40 years were studied. Numbers of plaques with necrotic cores were quantitated in each heart. Compared to 194 sudden coronary deaths >40 years, heart weight was lower,...
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Fungicide candidate 7B3, featuring a structure of macrolactam with an oxime side chain, was evaluated through pot culture test and field efficacy trials. The results showed that 7B3 has excellent fungicidal activity against Rhizoctonia solani and Botrytis cinerea. In the pot culture test 7B3 showed good control against R. solani on cucumber and B....
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The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) has recorded a significant increase of accidental asphyxia deaths in infancy associated with cosleeping in the state of Maryland in 2003. A total of 102 infants died suddenly and unexpectedly during 2003 in the state of Maryland. Of the 102 infants, 46 (45%) were found cosleeping. The frequency of cos...
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Atherosclerotic plaques progress from early lesions with little free cholesterol and lipid to late fibroatheromas with necrotic cores that may rupture. The frequency of severe coronary atherosclerosis without core formation in any artery in sudden coronary death is not known. We studied 314 hearts from 253 men and 61 women who died suddenly from se...
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Objective We evaluated the value of using a panel of GC B-cell (CD10 and Bcl-6) and activation (MUM1, CD138 and Bcl-2) markers by immunohistochemistry to define prognosis in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL). Methods Two different models (Hans’ and modified Chang’s model) were applied on 136 de novo DLBCL patients. Median follow-u...
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The clinical diagnosis of cardiac sarcoidosis can be difficult and is largely dependent on newer imaging modalities. A retrospective search of sudden cardiac deaths was performed from a reference laboratory and statewide medical examiner system for a 12-year period. Planimetry was performed on gross photographs of transverse short-axis sections, an...
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Cardiac and vascular involvement by sarcoid is only rarely recognized clinically. Involvement of muscular arteries such as epicardial coronaries or the splenic artery has not been previously reported in these patients, and valvular disease has been reported only rarely. We present herein clinical, imaging and pathologic documentation of three such...
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Myeloperoxidase (MPO) -containing macrophages and neutrophils have been described at sites of plaque rupture. The presence of these cells in precursor lesions to acute rupture (thin cap atheroma, or vulnerable plaque) and within thrombi adjacent to ruptures has not been described, nor an association with iron-containing macrophages within unstable...
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Clinical studies have suggested a potentially "protective" variant of the thrombospondin gene 2 (THBS2, MIM*188061). Autopsy studies investigating the frequency of THBS2 polymorphisms in different coronary substrates have not been done. We evaluated the frequency of the T>G THBS2 (SNP ID G5755e5) polymorphism in 439 cases of sudden unexpected death...
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Mobile data services are entering into all aspects of people's life and are expected to be an important revenue source of telecom carriers. Nevertheless, the acceptance pace of mobile data services is slower than the expected level projected by the telecommunication industry. This research investigated the reason that people use mobile data service...
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In this paper, we propose ADTreesLogit, a model that integrates the advantage of ADTrees model and the logistic regression model, to improve the predictive accuracy and interpretability of existing churn prediction models. We show that the overall predictive accuracy of ADTreesLogit model compares favorably with that of TreeNet®, a model which won...
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The relationship between adventitial inflammation, plaque type, and culprit plaque morphology in the epicardial arterial circulation has not been studied in detail. We studied semiserial sections of coronary arteries at autopsy from patients dying with severe coronary disease, 81 men (age 50 + or - 12 years) and 13 women (age 52 + or - 13 years). L...
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This paper analyses the mobile carriers' competition strategies by using balanced scorecard and system dynamics (SD) modelling. Four indexes are used to evaluate two major Chinese mobile telecom carriers, which are Internal Business Index, Financial Index, Market and Customer Index and Innovation and Learning Index. With these four indexes, a SD mo...
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This paper explores relational benefits from Chinese customer's behavioural perspective, which is a valuable addition to the existing literature that focuses on the western cultural background. The findings of this research show that the relational benefits exist in the online shopping context. In addition to confidence benefit, special treatment b...
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Anaphylaxis is a life threatening allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause sudden death. A retrospective study was performed using the database from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) in the State of Maryland and the Department of Forensic Medicine in Shanghai Medical College (DFM-SMC) to examine the etiology and forensic...
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The Tripterygium preparation, a Chinese herbal medicine, has been widely used to treat various autoimmune diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. Its significant clinical effects have received a great praise and attention by the public health in China, but its toxicity also definitely exists, with the therapeutic do...
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Various recent research activities reported by Information Systems Frontiers, regarding the advancements of Enterprise Information Systems (EIS), which enables longterm strategic impact on global business and world economy, are presented. The study by Møller and others examines the development of a Virtual Enterprise Architecture for an automatic h...
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The key to enterprise process simulation and process enactment is to implement enterprise process cooperative schedule, i.e., how to control the execution order of the scheduled activities according to cooperative behavior rules under resource constraints. This paper proposes a dynamic PERT/CPM approach using a compound number, and discusses its ap...
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Business process management systems traditionally focused on supporting the modeling and automation of business processes, with the objective of enabling fast and cost-effective process execution. As more and more processes become automated, customers become increasingly interested in managing process execution. This paper presents a set of concept...
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Despite more than a decade of research on medical information systems, deficiencies exist in our capability of establishing an effective environmental health information infrastructure. In this research, we present a pilot study on creating a feasible environmental health information infrastructure. The newly-developed environmental health informat...
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During the past two decades tremendous efforts have been made by the medical community, especially in the fields of forensic medicine and pediatrics, to better understand the etiology, epidemiology and pathophysiology of SIDS. There have been many SIDS reports from developed countries, but few from developing Asian countries. Despite a recent signi...
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Objective To discuss the diagnosis and differential diagnosis of granulocytic sarcoma (GS). Methods Six cases were reported in this paper. They were assessed by pathologists. Immunohistochemistry (IHC) stain and routine hematoxylin and eosin (H&E) stain were applied. Results All patients involved in different anatomic sites respectively including s...
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A new test (careHPV; QIAGEN, Gaithersburg, MD, USA) has been developed to detect 14 high-risk types of carcinogenic human papillomavirus (HPV) in about 2.5 h, to screen women in developing regions for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN). We did a cross-sectional study to assess the clinical accuracy of careHPV as a rapid screening test in two...
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Origin of both coronary arteries from a branch of the pulmonary artery is rare and has not been reported as a cause of sudden unexpected death. We report autopsy findings of a 14-day male infant in previously good health who died suddenly. From the proximal right pulmonary artery arose a single coronary artery, which branched into the right and lef...
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Cardiac involvement in Lyme disease is uncommon and typically manifests clinically by conduction disturbances. Postmortem identification of Borrelia burgdorferi has never been reported in a case of Lyme carditis. We describe the case of a 37-year-old Caucasian man with a 1-month history of fevers, rash, and malaise who died unexpectedly on the day...
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It is a challenge to provide an intelligent product suggestion for these new customers without previous shopping records in the supermarket application. To solve such a problem, we design a hybrid fuzzy expert system for recommendation using the improved ...
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A case is presented of a 47-year-old man who died as a result of sevoflurane abuse. Sevoflurane was identified and confirmed by headspace gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. The heart blood sevoflurane concentration was 16 mg/L, and the peripheral blood sevoflurane concentration was 8.0 mg/L. No drugs or other volatile substances were found in th...
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Artificial intelligence (AI) has been applied to the telecommunications industry for more than a decade. The purpose of this paper is to examine the application of AI in the telecommunications industry sector. Our research finds that AI's first main application in telecommunications is in the network management area. Expert systems and machine lear...
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Cardiac tumors other than myxomas are rare. We report a series of 10 intracavitary polypoid myofibroblastic proliferations in children and young adults emphasizing gross, histologic, and clinical features. There were 6 females and 4 males, with a mean age of 10 years (range 5 wk to 21 y). All lesions were endocardial-based, located in the right atr...
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To study the expression of Fhit protein in lung cancers and its potential relevance in the diagnosis and prognosis of lung cancers. Tissue microarrays (TMA) and Immunohistochemistry (IHC) were performed in 321 cases of lung cancers. Fhit protein was tested by the S-P immunohistochemistry method upon tissue microarrays. In our TMA blocks comprising...