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    • A comparison of the i-gel and classic LMA insertion in manikins by experienced and novice physicians 

      Stroumpoulis, K.; Isaia, Christina; Bassiakou, Eleni; Pantazopoulos, Ioannis N.; Troupis, Georgios T.; Mazarakis, Antonios; Demestiha, Theano D.; Xanthos, Theodoros (2012-02-01)
      Objective: Airway management is of utmost importance in critical patients, for whom endotracheal intubation remains the gold standard. However, it is a difficult skill to acquire and success rates in novices are unacceptably ...
    • A continuous link between the disk and half-plane cases of Grace's theorem 

      Lamprecht, Martin (2015-01-01)
      We obtain a continuous link between the disk and half-plane cases of Grace's theorem and new, non-circular zero domains that stay invariant under the Schur–Szegő convolution.
    • A controlled clinical pilot trial to study the effectiveness of ice as a supplement to the exercise programme for the management of lateral elbow tendinopathy 

      Manias, Pantelis; Stasinopoulos, Dimitrios (2006-01-01)
      Background: The use of ice as a supplement to an exercise programme has been recommended for the management of lateral elbow tendinopathy (LET). No studies have examined its effectiveness. Objectives: To investigate whether ...
    • A Decentralized Approach for Self-Coexistence among Heterogeneous Networks in TVWS 

      Maloku, Hena; Hamiti, Enver; Limani, Zana; Lesta, Vicky Papadopoulou; Pitsillides, Andreas; Rajarajan, Muttukrishnan (2018-02-01)
      This paper focuses on coexistence and self-coexistence challenges between secondary heterogeneous wireless networks/users sharing TV Whitespace spectrum. The coexistence problems arise from having several primary and ...
    • A diet rich in monounsaturated fatty acids improves the lipid profile of mice previously on a diet rich in saturated fatty acids 

      Arapostathi, Christina; Tzanetakou, Irene; Kokkinos, Alexander D.; Tentolouris, Nicolaos; Vlachos, Ioannis S.; Dontas, Ismene A.; Perrea, Kalliopi N.; Perrea, Despina N.; Atsilambros, Nicholaos L. (2011-11-01)
      This study investigated whether switching from a diet rich in saturated fatty acids (SAFAs) to a diet rich in monounsaturated fatty acids (MUFAs) or to one with equal amounts of MUFAs-SAFAs favorably affects the lipid ...
    • A dust-enshrouded tidal disruption event with a resolved radio jet in a galaxy merger 

      Mattila, Seppo S.; Pérez-Torres, M. A.; Efstathiou, Andreas; Mimica, Petar; Fraser, Morgan; Kankare, Erkki; Alberdi, A.; Aloy, Miguel Ángel; Heikkilä, T.; Jonker, Peter G.; Lundqvist, Peter; Marti-Vidal, Ivan; Meikle, W. P.S.; Romero-Cañizales, Cristina; Smartt, Stephen J.; Tsygankov, Sergey S.; Varenius, Eskil; Alonso-Herrero, Almudena; Bondi, Marco; Fransson, Claes; Herrero-Illana, Rubén; Kangas, Tuomas; Kotak, Rubina; Ramírez-Olivencia, N.; Väisänen, Petri H.; Beswick, Robert J.; Clements, David L.; Greimel, Robert; Harmanen, Jussi; Kotilainen, Jari K.; Nandra, Kirpaul P.; Reynolds, Thomas M.; Ryder, Stuart D.; Walton, Nicholas A.; Wiik, Kaj J. (2018-08-03)
      Tidal disruption events (TDEs) are transient flares produced when a star is ripped apart by the gravitational field of a supermassive black hole (SMBH). We have observed a transient source in the western nucleus of the ...
    • A family of 3D coordination polymers composed of Mn19 magnetic units 

      Moushi, Eleni E.; Stamatatos, Theocharis C.; Wernsdorfer, Wolfgang; Nastopoulos, Vassilios; Christou, George; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2006-11-27)
      (Figure Presented) Singles networks: The use of 1,3-propanediol and of 2-methyl-1,3-propanediol in manganese carboxylate chemistry leads to two new 3D coordination polymers with an unprecedented Mn19 repeating unit. The ...
    • A far-infrared survey at the North Galactic Pole - I. Nearby star-forming galaxies and effect of confused sources on source counts 

      Väisänen, Petri H.; Kotilainen, Jari K.; Juvela, Mika; Mattila, Kalevi; Efstathiou, Andreas; Kahanpää, Jere (2010-01-01)
      We present follow-up observations of the far-infrared (FIR) sources at 90, 150 and 180 μm detected as part of the ISOPHOT EBL project, which has recently measured the absolute surface brightness of the cosmic infrared ...
    • A formula for the stratified selection of patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation in the emergency setting: A retrospective pilot study 

      Perrea, Despina N.; Ekmektzoglou, Konstantinos A.; Vlachos, Ioannis S.; Tsitsilonis, Serafim I.; Koudouna, Eleni; Stroumpoulis, K.; Xanthos, Theodoros (2011-04-01)
      Background: Amiodarone is a commonly used medication in the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF) of recent onset. Study Objectives: The aim of the study was to identify a possible formula for selecting Emergency Department ...
    • A Global Declaration on Appropriate Use of Antimicrobial Agents across the Surgical Pathway 

      Sartelli, Massimo; Kluger, Yoram S.; Ansaloni, Luca; Carlet, Jean M.; Brink, Adrian John; Hardcastle, Timothy Craig; Khanna, Ashish Kumar; Chicom-Mefire, Alain; Rodríguez-Baño, Jesús; Nathwani, Dillip; Mendelson, Meryl H.; Watkins, Richard R.; Pulcini, Céline; Beović, Bojana; May, Addison K.; Itani, Kamal M.F.; Mazuski, John E.; Fry, Donald Edmund; Coccolini, Federico; Rasxa, Kemal; Montravers, Philippe; Eckmann, C.; Abbo, L.M.; Abubakar, S.; Abu-Zidan, F.M.; Adesunkanmi, A.K.; Al-Hasan, M.N.; Althani, A.A; Ticas, J.E.A.; Ansari, S.; Ansumana, R.; Da Silva, A.R.A.; Augustin, G.; Bala, M.; Balogh, Z.J.; Baraket, O.; Bassetti, M.; Bellanova, G.; Beltran, M.A.; Ben-Ishay, O.; Biffl, W.L.; Boermeester, M.A.; Brecher, S.M.; Bueno, J.; Cainzos, M.A.; Cairns, K.; Camacho-Ortiz, A.; Ceresoli, M; Chandy, S.J.; Cherry-Bukowiec, J.R.; Cirocchi, R.; Colak, E.; Corcione, A.; Cornely, O.A.; Cortese, F.; Cui, Y.; Curcio, D.; Damaskos, D.; Dasx, K.; Delibegovic, S.; Demetrashvili, Z.; De Simone, B.; De Souza, H.P.; De Waele, J.; Dhingra, S.; Diaz, J.J.; Di Carlo, I.; Di Marzo, F.; Di Saverio, S.; Dogjani, A.; Dorj, G.; Dortet, L.; Duane, T.M.; Dupont, H.; Egiev, V.N.; Eid, H.O.; Elmangory, M.; El-Sayed Marei, H.; Enani, M.A; Escandón-Vargas, K.; Faro, M.P., Jr.; Ferrada, P.; Foghetti, D.; Foianini, E.; Fraga, G.P.; Frattima, S.; Gandhi, C.; Gattuso, G.; Giamarellou, E.; Ghnnam, W.; Gkiokas, G.; Girardis, M.; Goff, D.A.; Gomes, C.A.; Gomi, H.; Gronerth, R.I.G.; Guirao, X.; Guzman-Blanco, M.; Haque, M.; Hecker, A.; Hell, M.; Herzog, T.; Hicks, L.; Kafka-Ritsch, R.; Kao, L.S.; Kanj, S.S.; Kaplan, L.J.; Kapoor, G.; Karamarkovic, A.; Kashuk, J.; Kenig, J.; Khamis, F.; Khokha, V.; Kiguba, R.; Kirkpatrick, A.W.; Kørner, H.; Koike, K.; Kok, K.Y.Y.; Kon, K.; Kong, V.; Inaba, K.; Ioannidis, O.; Isik, A.; Iskandar, K; Labbate, M.; Labricciosa, F.M.; Lagrou, K.; Lagunes, L.; Latifi, R.; Lasithiotakis, K.; Laxminarayan, R; Lee, J.G.; Leone, M.; Leppäniemi, A.; Li, Y.; Liang, S.Y.; Liau, K.-H.; Litvin, A.; Loho, T.; Lowman, W.; Machain, G.M.; Maier, R.V.; Manzano-Nunez, R.; Marinis, A; Marmorale, C.; Martin-Loeches, I.; Marwah, S.; Maseda, E.; McFarlane, M.; De Melo, R.B.; Melotti, M.R.; Memish, Z.; Mertz, D.; Mesina, C.; Menichetti, F.; Mishra, S.K.; Montori, G.; Moore, E.E.; Moore, F.A.; Naidoo, N; Napolitano, L.; Negoi, I.; Nicolau, D.P.; Nikolopoulos, I.; Nord, C.E.; Ofori-Asenso, R.; Olaoye, I.; Omari, A.H.; Ordoñez, C.A.; Ouadii, M.; Ouedraogo, A.-S.; Pagani, L.; Paiva, J.A; Parreira, J.G.; Pata, F.; Pereira, J.; Pereira, N.R.; Petrosillo, N.; Picetti, E.; Pintar, T.; Ponce-De-Leon, A; Popovski, Z.; Poulakou, G.; Preller, J.; Guerrero, A.P; Pupelis, G.; Quiodettis, M.; Rawson, T.M.; Reichert, M.; Reinhart, K.; Rems, M.; Rello, J.; Rizoli, S.; Roberts, J.; Rubio-Perez, I.; Ruppé, E.; Sakakushev, B.; Sall, I.; Kafil, H.S.; Sanders, J.; Sato, N.; Sawyer, R.G.; Scalea, T.; Scibé, R.; Scudeller, L.; Lohse, H.S.; Sganga, G.; Shafiq, N; Shah, J.N.; Spigaglia, P.; Suroowan, S.; Tsioutis, Constantinos; Sifri, C.D.; Siribumrungwong, B.; Sugrue, M.; Talving, P.; Tan, B.K.; Tarasconi, A.; Tascini, C.; Tilsed, J.; Timsit, J.-F.; Tumbarello, M.; Trung, N.T.; Ulrych, J.; Uranues, S.; Velmahos, G.; Vereczkei, A.G.; Viale, P.; Estape, J.V.; Viscoli, C.; Wagenlehner, F.; Wright, B.J.; Xiao, Y.; Yuan, K.-C.; Zachariah, S.K.; Zahar, J.R.; Mergulhão, P.; Catena, F. (2017-11-01)
      This declaration, signed by an interdisciplinary task force of 234 experts from 83 different countries with different backgrounds, highlights the threat posed by antimicrobial resistance and the need for appropriate use ...
    • A graph-theoretic network security game 

      Mavronicolas, Marios; Lesta, Vicky Papadopoulou; Philippou, Anna; Spirakis, Paul G. (2008-11-01)
      Consider a network vulnerable to viral infection, where the security software can guarantee safety only to a limited part of it. We model this practical network scenario as a non-cooperative multi-player game on a graph, ...
    • A guide on meta-analysis of time-to-event outcomes using aggregate data in vascular and endovascular surgery 

      Antoniou, George Athanasios; Antoniou, Stavros A.; Smith, Catrin Tudur (2020-03-01)
      Background: Time-to-event outcomes measure not only whether but also when an event happens. They are commonly used to evaluate vascular therapies, where the events of interest include disease recurrence (eg, loss of graft ...
    • A hierarchical clustering methodology based on genetic programming for the solution of simple cell-formation problems 

      Dimopoulos, Christos; Mort, Neil (2001-01-10)
      The problem of identifying machine cells and corresponding part families in cellular manufacturing has been extensively researched over the last thirty years. However, the complexity of the problem and the considerable ...
    • A hybrid model of factors affecting adoption of mobile banking technology between customers of Iranian banks 

      Nouri, Bagher Asgarnezhad; Soltani, Milad (2019-01-01)
      This study aims at providing a hybrid model of mobile banking adoption in the banking industry of Iran. Based on reviewing the models of technology adoption, the main effective factors were divided into four general ...
    • A large [Mn10Na]4 loop of four linked Mn10 loops 

      Moushi, Eleni E.; Lampropoulos, Christos; Wernsdorfer, Wolfgang; Nastopoulos, Vassilios; Christou, George; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2007-05-14)
      A large [Mn10Na]4 loop-of-loops aggregate was prepared from the use of 1,3-propanediol (pdH2) in manganese carboxylate chemistry. It is constructed from four [Mn10(μ 3-O)2(O2CMe)13(pd) 6(py)2]- loops linked through Na+ ...
    • A metabolomic approach in an experimental model of hypoxia-reoxygenation in newborn piglets: Urine predicts outcome 

      Atzori, Luigi; Xanthos, Theodoros; Barberini, Luigi; Antonucci, Roberto; Murgia, Federica; Lussu, Michele; Aroni, Filippia; Varsami, Marianna; Papalois, Αpostolos E.; Laï, Adolfo; d’Aloja, Ernesto; Iacovidou, Nicoletta; Fanos, Vassilios Vassilios (2010-10-01)
      Perinatal asphyxia is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the neonatal period. Response to oxygen treatment is unpredictable and the optimum concentration of oxygen in neonatal resuscitation is still a ...
    • A Microporous Co(II)-Based 3-D Metal Organic Framework Built from Magnetic Infinite Rod-Shaped Secondary Building Units 

      Kourtellaris, Andreas; Moushi, Eleni E.; Spanopoulos, Ioannis; Trikalitis, Pantelis N.; Pissas, Michael; Papaefstathìou, Giannis S.; Sanakis, Yiannis; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2019-10-17)
      Invited for the cover of this issue is Anastasios Tasiopoulos from the University of Cyprus. The cover image shows photos from the southwestern Cyclades island group of the Aegean Sea, which contain a wealth of minerals ...
    • A microporous Co2+ metal organic framework with single-crystal to single-crystal transformation properties and high CO2 uptake 

      Moushi, Eleni E.; Kourtellaris, Andreas; Spanopoulos, Ioannis; Manos, Manolis J.; Papaefstathìou, Giannis S.; Trikalitis, Pantelis N.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2015-01-07)
      The synthesis and characterization of {[Co9(INA)18(H2O)6]·11DMF·15H2O}∞ (Co9-INA·11DMF·15H2O) (INA- = the anion of isonicotinic acid) is reported. It exhibits a rigid 3D-porous structure with a Co9 repeating unit consisting ...
    • A microporous Cu2+MOF based on a pyridyl isophthalic acid Schiff base ligand with high CO2 uptake 

      Kourtellaris, Andreas; Moushi, Eleni E.; Spanopoulos, Ioannis; Tampaxis, Christos; Charalambopoulou, Georgia Ch; Steriotis, Theodore; Papaefstathìou, Giannis S.; Trikalitis, Pantelis N.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J. (2016-01-01)
      A new Cu2+ complex that was isolated from the initial use of 5-((pyridin-4-ylmethylene)amino)isophthalic acid (PEIPH2) in 3d metal-organic framework (MOF) chemistry is reported. Complex {[Cu3(PEIP)2(5-NH2-mBDC)(DMF)]·7DMF}∞ ...
    • A missing oxidation-state level in the family of polyoxo(azide)octadecavanadate(IV/V) clusters: Synthesis, structure and antitumoural properties of [VIV11VV7O44(N3)]10 - In a sodium containing-3D architecture 

      Roubatis, Leonidas; Anastasiadis, Nikolaos C.; Paratriantafyllopoulou, Constantina; Moushi, Eleni E.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J.; Karkabounas, Spyridon Ch; Veltsistas, Panayotis Th; Perlepes, Spyros P.; Evangelou, Angelos M. (2016-07-01)
      The missing VIV11VV7 oxidation-state member of the polyoxooctadecavanadate(IV/V) - azide family of inorganic host-guest systems has been incorporated in a NaI-containing 3D architecture; the complex shows remarkable ...