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Article ID: 9516

Five Renowned Graduates Exhibit Sculpture

University of Delaware

Five highly accomplished graduates of the sculpture program in the University of Delaware's Department of Art will return to their alma mater Oct. 20 to participate in an exhibition that honors the sculpture program and Joe Moss, UD professor of art and the program's director for the last 29 years.

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17-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT

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Article ID: 9515

"Smart" ICU System with Computer Intelligence

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Using computer intelligence, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center have developed a "smart" ICU system that improves vital-sign monitoring of critically-ill patients.

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17-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 9513

Hospital Accommodates Blind Writer/Designer

Cedars-Sinai

National Disability Employment Month -- Jorian Clair is a writer, editor and graphic designer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. She's also almost completely blind, and has been for the 14 years that she has held this position at Cedars-Sinai.

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17-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT

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Article ID: 9509

International Air Quality Experts to Meet

University of North Dakota Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC)

Experts from industry, government, environmental groups and the research community will meet in McLean, Va., in December for a four-day international conference on air quality.

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17-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 9507

Rise and Fall of Male Snoring

American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)

Snoring is on the increase among men but the prevalence drops after they reach ages 50 to 60, according to a large study of 2,668 Swedish males, published in the October issue of CHEST.

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16-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT

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Article ID: 9506

Bone Loss in Critically Ill Patients

American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)

Researchers have found widespread bone loss and increased risk of osteoporosis in an emerging patient population described as the chronically critically ill, according to a new study reported today in CHEST, the journal of the American College of Chest Physicians.

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16-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT

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Classroom Discipline Essential for Teaching and Learning

Educational Testing Service (ETS)

School discipline problems not only affect students' safety and security, they have a clear and substantial negative impact on their academic achievement, says a new study from Educational Testing Service.

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16-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT

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Article ID: 9502

Engineering Bacteria to Attack Pollutants

University of Minnesota

Bacteria that stand up to high-level radiation have been engineered to attack pollutants commonly found at radioactive waste sites.

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16-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 9499

Encouraging Women Students in Science

DePauw University

Top faculty experts and scholars will address the issue of how to make the undergraduate classroom more friendly for women students in science, mathematics, engineering and technology as part of a Project Kaleidoscope Workshop at DePauw University from Oct. 30-Nov. 1.

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16-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT

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Article ID: 9498

Helping Children with ADHD

Mayo Clinic

A recent Mayo Clinic study found that when teachers and physicians work together to provide teachers with the tools and support to deal with students with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), the classroom situation improves for the teachers, the students with ADHD, and the other students.

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16-Oct-1998 12:00 AM EDT

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