Original Research Article

Dynamic Response and Vibration Control of a Planar Tensegrity Beam under El Centro Seismic Excitation

Tensegrity systems are mechanical structures made of struts in compression, kept in stable equilibrium by a network of cables in tension, they are a c... Read more

10.36959/422/428

Research Article

Critically Evaluating Mechanics of Structure Genome-Based Micromechanics Approach

The objective of this paper is to critically evaluate the accuracy and efficiency of a general-purpose micromechanics approach based on the Mechanics ... Read more

10.36959/422/427

Commentary

Proteins are Not Recruited: A Plea for Better Diction

Nearly all biological processes proceed or are controlled by protein-protein or protein-ligand binding reactions. Using anthropomorphic language to de... Read more

10.36959/672/587

Research Article

Role of Chemical Steps in the Electrochemical Reduction of Metal Complexes

The role of chemical steps in electrochemical processes involving metal complexes is considered invoking the model of mass transport of chemically int... Read more

10.36959/672/586

Research Article

Age-Related Changes of Some Trace Element Contents in Intact Thyroid of Females Investigated by Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescent Analysis

A prevalence of thyroid dysfunction is higher in the elderly as compared to the younger population. An excess or deficiency of trace element contents ... Read more

10.36959/452/579

Research Article

Aging in America and Meals on Wheels: Exploring Impacts on Food Insecurity, Health Outcomes, and Hospitalizations

In the U.S., the 65 and older demographic is expected to double in size by 2050 and with older adults accounting for more than a third of hospital sta... Read more

10.36959/452/578

Review Article

The Pharmacotherapeutics of Methylphenidate and Atomoxetine for the Treatment of Childhood and Adolescent Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder

The most common class of drugs used to treat Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are the central nervous stimulants. These drugs stimulate... Read more

10.36959/569/451

Research Article

Dimensional Analysis and Constitutive Equations of Quantitative Microdialysis

As a membrane-based sampling technique microdialysis can be quantified by the relative recovery and the time-to-reach-the-steady-state in sampling. In... Read more

10.36959/584/437

Research Article

Vitamin D Levels in Women with Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy

To evaluate the relationship between plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) levels in Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy (ICP) patients.... Read more

10.36959/584/436

Case Report

Torsion of the Greater Omentum as a Rare Cause of Acute Abdomen: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Torsion of the greater omentum is a highly uncommon cause of acute abdomen in adults and is extremely difficult to diagnose preoperatively. Usually it... Read more

10.36959/367/434