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    • Factors associated with HIV testing and HIV treatment adherence: A systematic review 

      Detsis, Marios; Tsioutis, Constantinos; Karageorgos, Spyridon A.; Sideroglou, Theologia; Hatzakis, Angelos E.; Mylonakis, Eleftherios E. (2017-01-01)
      Background: The impact of the global economic crisis on HIV-related access and care remains unclear. The objective of this systematic review of the literature was to evaluate the association between socioeconomic factors ...
    • Factors influencing arrival of patients with acute myocardial infarction at emergency departments: Implications for community nursing interventions 

      Xanthos, Theodoros; Pantazopoulos, Ioannis N.; Vlachos, Ioannis S.; Stroumpoulis, K.; Barouxis, Dimitrios; Kitsou, Vassiliki; Marathias, Katerina P.; Karabinis, Andreas P.; Papadimitriou, Lila J. (2010-07-01)
      Factors influencing arrival of patients with acute myocardial infarction at emergency departments: implications for community nursing interventions. Journal of Advanced Nursing 66(7), 1469-1477. Title.: Factors influencing ...
    • Factors influencing nurses' decisions to activate medical emergency teams 

      Pantazopoulos, Ioannis N.; Tsoni, Aikaterini; Kouskouni, Evangelia E.; Papadimitriou, Lila J.; Johnson, Elizabeth O.; Xanthos, Theodoros (2012-09-01)
      Aims and objectives. To evaluate the relationship between nurse demographics and correct identification of clinical situations warranting specific nursing actions, including activation of the medical emergency team. ...
    • Familial Mediterranean Fever Associated with MEFV Mutations in a Large Cohort of Cypriot Patients 

      Neocleous, Vassos; Costi, Constantina Eleni; Kyriakou, Christina; Kyriakides, Tassos C.; Shammas, Christos; Skordis, Nicos A.; Toumba, Meropi; Kyriakou, Sophia; Koliou, Maria G.; Kousparou, Marianna; Onoufriou, Margarita; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Iasonides, Michalis; Atamyan, Vick N.; Pierides, Alkis M.; Christophidou-Anastasiadou, Violetta; Tanteles, G. A.; Phylactou, Leonidas A. (2015-01-01)
      Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is caused by mutations in the MEFV gene and the spectrum of mutations among Greek-Cypriots with FMF-related symptoms was examined. Sequence analysis for exons 2, 3, 5, and 10 of the MEFV ...
    • Family business background, perceptions of barriers, and entrepreneurial intentions in Cyprus 

      Hadjimanolis, Athanasios; Poutziouris, Panikkos Zata (2011-03-01)
      This paper investigates the influence of family business background, contextual barriers, and socio-demographic variables on career decisions, such as starting a new business or joining the family firm. A survey of 167 ...
    • Family involvement in the education of potential drop-out children: A comparative study between Spain and Cyprus 

      Martínez-González, Raquel Amaya; Symeou, Loizos; Álvarez-Blanco, Lucía; Roussounidou, Eleni; Iglesias-Muniz, Jesus; Cao-Fernandez, Maria Auxiliadora (2008-08-01)
      This paper focuses on family involvement in the education of teenagers at risk of dropping out from compulsory secondary school. A questionnaire was completed by 131 Spanish and Cypriot families with children at six schools ...
    • Family presence during resuscitation and invasive procedures: Physicians' and nurses' attitudes working in pediatric departments in Greece 

      Vavarouta, Antigone; Xanthos, Theodoros; Papadimitriou, Lila J.; Kouskouni, Evangelia E.; Iacovidou, Nicoletta (2011-06-01)
      Background: Family presence during resuscitation and invasive procedures (FPDRAIP) has been a frequent topic of debate among healthcare personnel worldwide. This paper determines the knowledge, experiences and views of ...
    • Family support and early childhood education and care in Cyprus: existing policies and challenges 

      Rentzou, Konstantina (2018-05-04)
      Although wide family support policies are available to Cypriot families, Cyprus is among the countries with the least developed ECEC systems and the processes taken to address ECEC deficits is slow. Although female employment ...
    • Far-infrared fine-structure line diagnostics of ultraluminous infrared galaxies 

      Farrah, Duncan G.; Lebouteiller, Vianney; Spoon, Henrik W.W.; Bernard-Salas, Jeronimo; Pearson, Chris P.; Rigopoulou, Dimitra; Smith, Howard A.; González-Alfonso, Eduardo; Clements, David L.; Efstathiou, Andreas; Cormier, Diane; Afonso, José M.; Petty, Sara M.; Harris, Kathryn A.; Hurley, Peter Donald; Borys, Colin J.K.; Verma, Aprajita; Cooray, Asantha Roshan; Salvatelli, Valentina (2013-10-10)
      We present Herschel observations of 6 fine-structure lines in 25 ultraluminous infrared galaxies at z < 0.27. The lines, [O III]52 μm, [N III]57 μm, [O I]63 μm, [N II]122 μm, [O I]145 μm, and [C II]158 μm, are mostly single ...
    • Fascism, separatism and the ultràs: Discrimination in Italian football 

      Kassimeris, Christos (2011-09-01)
      The game of football is known as much for its mass appeal as for its nation-building properties. In the case of Italy, just as dictator Benito Mussolini employed the game to promote a distinct sense of national identity, ...
    • Feasibility of an Intervention to Support Hearing and Vision in Dementia: The SENSE-Cog Field Trial 

      Hooper, Emma; Simkin, Zoë; Abrams, Harvey; Camacho, Elizabeth M.; Charalambous, Anna Pavlina; Collin, Fidéline; Constantinidou, Fofi; Dawes, Piers; Elliott, Rachel A.; Falkingham, Sue; Frison, Eric; Mark Hann, Mark; Helmer, Catherine; Himmelsbach, Ines; Hussain, Hannah; Marié, Sarah; Montecelo, Susana; Reeves, David J.; Regan, Jemma L.; Thodi, Chryssoula D.; Wolski, Lucas; Leroi, Iracema (2019-01-01)
      Objectives: People with dementia (PwD) frequently experience hearing and vision impairment that is underrecognized and undertreated, resulting in reduced quality of life. Managing these impairments may be an important ...
    • Feedback and Feeding in the Context of Galaxy Evolution with SPICA: Direct Characterisation of Molecular Outflows and Inflows 

      González-Alfonso, Eduardo; Armus, Lee; Carrera, Francisco J.; Charmandaris, Vassilis; Efstathiou, Andreas; Egami, Eiichi E.; Fernández-Ontiveros, Juan Antonio; Fischer, Jacqueline R.; Granato, Gianluigi; Gruppioni, Carlotta; Hatziminaoglou, Evanthia; Imanishi, Masatoshi; Isobe, Naoki; Kaneda, Hidehiro; Kozieł-Wierzbowska, Dorota; Malkan, Matthew A.; Martín-Pintado, Jesús M.; Mateos, Silvia; Matsuhara, Hideo; Miniutti, Giovanni; Nakagawa, Takao; Pozzi, Francesca; Rico-Villas, F.; Rodighiero, Giulia; Roelfsema, Peter R.; Spinoglio, L.; Spoon, Henrik W.W.; Sturm, Eckhard; Van Der Tak, Floris F.S.; Vignali, Cristian; Wang, Lingyu (2017-11-10)
      A far-infrared observatory such as the SPace Infrared telescope for Cosmology and Astrophysics, with its unprecedented spectroscopic sensitivity, would unveil the role of feedback in galaxy evolution during the last ~10 ...
    • Female exotic dancers: Intrapersonal and interpersonal perspectives 

      Philaretou, Andreas Georgiou (2006-01-01)
      The purpose of this research is to explore and understand the various intrapersonal and interpersonal dynamics associated with the lives of female exotic dancers from an essentialist, social constructionist, and critical ...
    • Fertility in the aging male: Molecular pathways in the anthropology of aging 

      Angelopoulou, Roxani; Lavranos, Giagkos M.; Manolakou, Panagiota; Katsiki, Evangelia (2013-07-15)
      The aging process is a normal stage in development characterized by the gradual deterioration of all life functions. As far as reproduction is concerned, aging is characterized by a significant limitation of fertility in ...
    • Filling the gap between the quantum and classical worlds of nanoscale magnetism: Giant molecular aggregates based on paramagnetic 3d metal ions 

      Papatriantafyllopoulou, Constantina; Moushi, Eleni E.; Christou, George; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2016-03-21)
      In this review, aspects of the syntheses, structures and magnetic properties of giant 3d and 3d/4f paramagnetic metal clusters in moderate oxidation states are discussed. The term "giant clusters" is used herein to denote ...
    • Fires: Fund research for citizen safety 

      Boustras, Georgios; Ronchi, Enrico; Rein, Guillermo (2017-11-16)
    • First evidence of Anaplasma infection in Crete, Greece. Report of six human cases 

      Chochlakis, Dimosthenis; Psaroulaki, Anna; Kokkini, Sofia; Kostanatis, S.; Arkalati, E.; Karagrannaki, E.; Tsioutis, Constantinos; Tselentis, Yiannis J.; Gikas, Achilleas I. (2009-01-01)
    • First experience of the use of the C-MAC PM videolaryngoscope in a clinical setting by anesthetic nurses: A comparison with anesthetists 

      Kontouli, Zinais; Stroumpoulis, K.; Halari-Baradaki, E.; Papadimitriou, Lila J.; Iacovidou, Nicoletta; Xanthos, Theodoros (2013-12-01)
      Background : The Storz C-MAC videolaryngoscope has been found to facilitate endotracheal intubation and to be easy to use by novice users. However, it has never been studied in those who will probably use it most, anesthetists ...
    • First results from GeMS/GSAOI for project SUNBIRD: Supernovae UNmasked by Infra-Red Detection 

      Kool, Erik C.; Ryder, Stuart D.; Kankare, Erkki; Mattila, Seppo S.; Reynolds, Thomas M.; McDermid, Richard M.; Pérez-Torres, M. A.; Herrero-Illana, Rubén; Schirmer, Mischa; Efstathiou, Andreas; Bauer, Franz E.; Kotilainen, Jari K.; Väisänen, Petri H.; Baldwin, C.; Romero-Cañizales, Cristina; Alberdi, A. (2018-01-01)
      Core collapse supernova (CCSN) rates suffer from large uncertainties as many CCSNe exploding in regions of bright background emission and significant dust extinction remain unobserved. Such a shortfall is particularly ...
    • First steps toward harmonized human biomonitoring in Europe: Demonstration project to perform human biomonitoring on a European scale 

      Den Hond, Elly M.; Govarts, Eva; Willems, Hanny; Smolders, Roel; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike; Schwedler, Gerda; Seiwert, Margarete; Fiddicke, Ulrike; Castaño, Argelia; Esteban, Marta; Angerer, Jüergen; Koch, Holger Martin; Schindler, Birgit Karin; Sepai, Ovnair; Exley, Karen S.; Bloemen, Louis; Horvat, Milena; Knudsen, Lisbeth Ehlert; Joas, Anke; Joas, Reinhard; Biot, Pierre; Aerts, Dominique; Koppen, Gudrun; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Kršková, Andrea; Malý, Marek; Mørck, Thit Aarøe; Rudnai, Péter; Közepésy, Szilvia; Mulcahy, Maurice; Mannion, Rory; Gutleb, Arno Christian; Fischer, Marc E.; Ligocka, Danuta; Jakubowski, Marek; Fátima Reis, M.; Namorado, Sónia; Gurzǎu, Anca Elena; Lupsa, Ioana Rodica; Halzlová, Katarína; Jajcaj, Michal; Mazej, Darja; Tratnik, Janja Snoj; López, Ana Sofia; López, Estrella; Berglund, Marika; Larsson, Kristin; Lehmann, Andrea; Crettaz, Pierre; Schoeters, Greet E.R. (2015-01-01)
      Background: For Europe as a whole, data on internal exposure to environmental chemicals do not yet exist. Characterization of the internal individual chemical environment is expected to enhance understanding of the ...