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    • Introductory statistics, college student attitudes and knowledge - A qualitative analysis of the impact of technology-based instruction 

      Meletiou-Mavrotheris, Maria; Lee, C.; Fouladi, Rachel T. (2007-01-15)
      This paper presents findings from a qualitative study that compared the learning experiences of a group of students from a technology-based college-level introductory statistics course with the learning experiences of a ...
    • Invasive mucormycosis in children: An epidemiologic study in European and non-European countries based on two registries 

      Pana, Zoi Dorothea; Seidel, D.; Skiada, A.; Groll, A.H.; Petrikkos, Georgios L.; Cornely, O.A.; Roilides, E.; Kindo, A.; Núñez, A.A.; Henrique, H.; Carlesse, Fabianne Altruda De Moraes Costa; Chander, J.; Lass-Flörl, Cornelia; Dupont, B.; Heinz, W.; Klimko, N.; Khostelidi, S.; Lagrou, K.; Pagano, L.; Racil, Z.; Rolencova, M.; Sedlacek, P.; Chrenkova, V.; Horakova, J.; Mudry, P.; Vehreschild, Maria J.G.T.; Zimmerli, Stefan (2016-11-10)
      Background: Mucormycosis has emerged as a rare but frequently fatal invasive fungal disease. Current knowledge on paediatric mucormycosis is based on case reports and small series reported over several decades. Contemporary ...
    • Inventory of current EU paediatric vision and hearing screening programmes 

      Sloot, Frea; Hoeve, Hans L.J.; De Kroon, Marlou L.A.; Goedegebure, André; Carlton, Jill; Griffiths, Helen J.; Simonsz, Huibert Jan; Langmann, Andrea; Lindner, Susanne; Gaugl, Heike; Ten Tusscher, Marcel Paulus M.; Guérin, C.; Hoppenbrouwers, K.; Van Lammeren, M.; Boelaert, K.; Godts, D.; Paris, V.; Bauwens, A.; Stateva, D.; Petrinovic-Doresic, J.; Bjelos, M.; Novak-Stroligo, M.; Alpeza-Dunato, Z.; Gavrielides Michaeloudes, M.; Dostálek, M.; Zobanova, A.; Jerabkova, A.; Hesgaard, H.; Welinder, L.G.; Sandfeld, L.; Larsen, S.; Levin, M.; Klett, A.; Somma, K.; Ismagilova, S.; Hyvärinen, L.; Thouvenin, D.; Coursager, K.; Elflein, H.; Pitz, S.; Lenk-Schaefer, M.; Van-Waveren, M.; Ziakas, N.G.; Polychroniadis Scouros, S.; Knezy, K.; Nemeth, J.; Soproni, A.; Facskó, A.; Berkes, S.; Gudmundsdottir, E.; McCreery, K.; Morad, Y.; Ancri, O.; Nucci, P.; Serafino, M.; Lembo, A.; Bottin, D.; Valeina, S.; Misevice, A.; Asoklis, R.S.; Planata-Bogdan, B.; Francalanza, M.; Sjoerdsma, T.; van Rijn, R.a; Osnes-Ringen, O.; Moe, M.; Bakunowicz-Lazarczyk, A.; Reich-d’Almeida, F.; Marques Neves, C.; Reich d’Almeida, I.; Oliveira, M.; Vladutiu, C.; Stankovic, B.; Djokić, V.; Gerinec, A.; Stirn Kranjc, B.; Gomez-de-Liano Sanchez, R.; Rajmil, L.; Prats, B.; Nilsson, J.; Flodin, S.; Landau, K.; Sturm, V.; Zuber, C.; Glauser, V.; Atilla, H.; Horwood, A.M.; Williams, C.; Shea, S.; Griffiths, H.; Carlton, J.; Qirjazi, B.; Gugatschka, M.; Stappaerts, L.; Vos, B.; Milkov, M.; Velepic, M.; Thodi, Chryssoula D.; Syka, J.; Ovesen, T.; Luht, L.; Niemensivu, R.; Aarnisalo, A.; Denoyelle, F.; Keilmann, A.; Neumann, K.; Nikolopoulos, T.; Beke, Z.; Hinriksdóttir, I.; O’Connor, A.; Rubin, L.; Trevisi, P.; Martini, Alessandro; Grandori, Ferdinando; Kuške, Sandra; Lesinskas, E.; Hild, J.M.; Fenech, A.; Chiaburu, A.; Jovicevic, O.; Nordfalk, K.; Medbö, Sverre; Szyfter, W.; Greczka, G.; Monteiro, L.; Georgescu, M.; Filipovic, S.A.; Pavlovcinova, G.; Profant, Milan; Battelino, S.; Boletezar, I.H.; Núñez-Batalla, F.; Javier Cervera, O.; Uhlén, I.; Veraguth, D.; Atilla, H.; Carr, G.; Davis, A.; Bruderer, A.; Sirimanna, Tony K.S.; Qirjazi, B.; Roshi, E.; Hoppenbrouwers, K.; Guérin, C.; Georgieva, L.; Rukavina, T.; Bourek, A.; Hietanen-Peltola, M.; Jégat, C.; Ottová-Jordan, V.; Polychroniadis Scouros, S.; Kovacs, A.; Jónsdóttir, L.S.; Morad, Y.; Grotto, I.; Farrugia, Sant'Angelo V.; Memeti, S.; Mugosa, B.; Raat, H.; Gaspar, T.; Zivkovic, S.M.; Juricic, M.; Rajmil, L.; Hjern, A.; Atilla, H.; Dahlmann-Noor, A.; Gouder, M.J.; Jovovic, N.; Pojuzina, N. (2015-06-01)
      Objective: To examine the diversity in paediatric vision and hearing screening programmes in Europe. Methods: Themes for comparison of screening programmes derived from literature were used to compile three questionnaires ...
    • Investigating college-level introductory statistics students' prior knowledge of graphing 

      Meletiou-Mavrotheris, Maria; Lee, Carl M.S. (2010-10-01)
      This study investigated the prior knowledge about graphing that groups of undergraduate Cypriot and U.S. students brought into the introductory statistics classroom. A total of 159 students completed a questionnaire designed ...
    • Investigating ROS sources in male infertility: A common end for numerous pathways 

      Lavranos, Giagkos M.; Balla, Marianthi; Tzortzopoulou, Adelais; Syriou, Vassiliki; Angelopoulou, Roxani (2012-11-01)
      Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are active byproducts of aerobic metabolism. Although they are constantly produced during normal cellular activities in the mitochondria, their action is counteracted by inherent antioxidant ...
    • Investigating the use of genetic programming for a classic one-machine scheduling problem 

      Dimopoulos, Christos; Zalzala, Ali M.S. (2001-01-01)
      Genetic programming has rarely been applied to manufacturing optimisation problems. In this paper the potential use of genetic programming for the solution of the one-machine total tardiness problem is investigated. Genetic ...
    • Investigation of the culture of safety in the medical and surgical wards of a general hospital 

      Petridis, B.; Lavranos, Giagkos M.; Raftopoulos, Vasilios G. (2013-01-01)
      OBJECTIVE To investigate the patient safety culture and associated factors in medical and surgical wards in a tertiary general hospital in Cyprus. METHOD Data were collected from health care professionals working in the ...
    • " Is obesity linked to aging?". Adipose tissue and the role of telomeres. 

      Tzanetakou, Irene; Katsilambros, Nicholaos L.; Bénétos, Athanase M.; Mikhailidis, Dimitri P.; Perrea, Despina N. (2012-04-01)
      Obesity is a condition in which excess or abnormal fat accumulation may present with adverse effects on health and decreased life expectancy. Increased body weight and adipose tissue accumulation amplifies the risk of ...
    • Ischaemia modified albumin in the diagnosis of acute coronary syndromes 

      Pantazopoulos, Ioannis N.; Papadimitriou, Lila J.; Dontas, Ismene A.; Demestiha, Theano D.; Iakovidou, Nikoleta; Xanthos, Theodoros (2009-03-01)
      The early diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome remains problematic, despite recent improvements. Traditionally, the diagnosis of acute cardiac ischaemia relies on the combination of chest pain, electrocardiographic changes ...
    • Ischaemia-modified albumin predicts the outcome of cardiopulmonary resuscitation: An experimental study 

      Xanthos, Theodoros; Iacovidou, Nicoletta; Pantazopoulos, Ioannis N.; Vlachos, Ioannis S.; Bassiakou, Eleni; Stroumpoulis, K.; Kouskouni, Evangelia E.; Karabinis, Andreas P.; Papadimitriou, Lila J. (2010-05-01)
      Introduction: Ischaemia-modified albumin (IMA) has recently been shown to be an early and sensitive marker of ischaemia. It is generally accepted that cardiac arrest causes the most severe form of global ischaemia. The aim ...
    • ISO observations and models of galaxies with hidden broad line regions 

      Efstathiou, Andreas; Siebenmorgen, Ralf (2005-08-01)
      We present ISO mid-infrared spectrophotometry and far-infrared photometry of galaxies with Hidden Broad Line Regions (HBLR). We also present radiative transfer models of their spectral energy distributions which enable us ...
    • Isokinetic knee joint evaluation in track and field events 

      Deli, Chariklia K.; Paschalis, Vassilis; Theodorou, Anastasios A.; Nikolaidis, Michalis G.; Jamurtas, Ath; Koutedakis, Yiannis (2011-09-01)
      Deli, CK, Paschalis, V, Theodorou, AA, Nikolaidis, MG, Jamurtas, AZ, Koutedakis, Y. Isokinetic knee joint evaluation in track and field events. J Strength Cond Res 25(9): 2528-2536, 2011-The purpose of this study was to ...
    • Isolated primary cardiac amyloidosis associated with porokeratosis of Mibelli 

      Protopsaltis, John; Katsantonis, John C.; Kokkoris, Stelios; Agapitos, Emmanouil V.; Lavranos, Giagkos M.; Korantzopoulos, Panagiotis G.; Giannoulis, Gregory (2008-05-23)
      View references (17) In this report we briefly describe a 54-year-old woman who was referred to our institution for evaluation and management of newly diagnosed congestive heart failure associated with a skin rash. Detailed ...
    • Isolation of aerobic bacteria in internal specimens from domesticated pigs used in biomedical research and the association with bacterial translocation 

      Gkiza, Evangelia; GIamarellos-Bourboulis, Evangelos; Tsaganos, Thomas; Xanthos, Theodoros; Korou, Laskarina Maria A.; Carrer, Dionyssia Pinelopi; Stergiopoulos, Spyros; Kouskouni, Evangelia E.; Perrea, Despina N.; Dontas, Ismene A. (2012-03-14)
      Swine are extensively used in biomedical research as animal models. Although, ideally they are procured from specialized breeders of pathogen-free animals, animals from meat production farms may be used. The aim of the ...
    • It may be time to modify the Cyriax treatment of lateral epicondylitis 

      Stasinopoulos, Dimitrios; Johnson, Mark I. (2007-01-01)
      This paper considers and discusses the effectiveness of Cyriax treatment for the management of tendinopathies, particularly lateral epicondylitis (LE), and makes the following recommendations and observations:1.There appears ...
    • Key elements in childhood injury prevention: Does socioeconomic status make a difference? 

      Lavranos, Giagkos M.; Kalampoki, Vassiliki; Petridou, Th Eleni (2008-10-01)
    • Knowledge and attitudes of nurses in a major public hospital in Cyprus towards pressure ulcer prevention 

      Charalambous, Charalambos; Koulouri, Agoritsa; Roupa, Zoe; Vasilopoulos, Aristidis; Kyriakou, Mary; Vasiliou, Marios (2019-02-01)
      Study aim: The main aim of the study was to identify the knowledge and attitudes of nurses towards pressure ulcer prevention in a major public hospital in Cyprus. Material and methods: A descriptive and cross-sectional ...
    • Knowledge of cardiopulmonary resuscitation among Greek physiotherapists 

      Pepera, Garyfallia K.; Xanthos, Εfstratios; Lilios, Andreas; Xanthos, Theodoros (2019-01-01)
      High quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is crucial for influencing survival from cardiac arrest. Healthcare professionals are expected to know how to perform CPR as they may encounter emergency situations during ...
    • KRAS and BRAF mutation status in patients with sporadic colorectal cancer: Data from two different mediterranean countries 

      Symvoulakis, Emmanouil K.; Zaravinos, Apostolos; Zoras, Odysseas John L.; Spandidos, Demetrios A. (2011-10-01)