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    • Degradation of Mnemonic Networks in Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease 

      Chhatwal, Jasmeer (2015-05-20)
      Functional connectivity MRI (fcMRI) is a non-invasive method to assess the integrity of anatomically distributed neural networks underlying complex behaviors. In Alzheimer’s disease (AD), fcMRI of the default mode network ...
    • Degree of corticospinal tract damage correlates with motor function after stroke 

      Maraka, Stefania; Jiang, Quan; Jafari-Khouzani, Kourosh; Li, Lian; Malik, Shaneela; Hamidian, Hajar; Zhang, Talan; Lu, Mei; Soltanian-Zadeh, Hamid; Chopp, Michael; Mitsias, Panayiotis D (BlackWell Publishing Ltd, 2014)
      Objectives: Direct injury to the corticospinal tract (CST) is a major factor defining motor impairment after stroke. Diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) tractography allows definition of the CST. We sought to determine whether ...
    • Degree Phrase Raising in Relative Clauses 

      Szczegielniak, Adam (John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2013)
      The paper proposes that degree/amount relative clauses are derived via overt Degree Phrase raising out of the CP. I show that there exist two distinct types of degree relative clauses whose properties can be deduced from ...
    • Degree-Scale Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization Measurements From Three Years of BICEP1 Data 

      Barkats, D.; Aikin, R.; Bischoff, Colin A.; Buder, Immanuel D.; Kaufman, J. P.; Keating, B. G.; Kovac, John M; Su, Meng; Ade, P. A. R.; Battle, J. O.; Bierman, E. M.; Bock, J. J.; Chiang, H. C.; Dowell, C. D.; Duband, L.; Filippini, J.; Hivon, E. F.; Holzapfel, W. L.; Hristov, V. V.; Jones, W. C.; Kuo, C. L.; Leitch, E. M.; Mason, P. V.; Matsumura, T.; Nguyen, H. T.; Ponthieu, N.; Pryke, C.; Richter, S.; Rocha, G.; Sheehy, C.; Kernasovskiy, S. S.; Takahashi, Y. D.; Tolan, J. E.; Yoon, K. W. (American Astronomical Society, 2014)
      BICEP1 is a millimeter-wavelength telescope designed specifically to measure the inflationary B-mode polarization of the cosmic microwave background at degree angular scales. We present results from an analysis of the ...
    • Degrees of Freedom, Dimensions of Power 

      Benkler, Yochai (Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press (MIT Press), 2016)
      The original Internet design combined technical, organizational, and cultural characteristics that decentralized power along diverse dimensions. Decentralized institutional, technical, and market power maximized freedom ...
    • Deifying Diet: The Slow Food Movement as an Emergent Religion 

      Whitehouse, Maureen (2017-10-13)
      This thesis investigates the food movement, in particular the incipient Slow Food movement, and puts forth that the creation and development of this trend exhibits many characteristics of an emerging religion and has ...
    • Delaware and Washington as Corporate Lawmakers 

      Roe, Mark J. (Delaware Law School of Widener College, 2009)
      American corporate law scholars have long focused on state-to-state jurisdictional competition as a powerful engine in the making of American corporate law. Yet much corporate law is made in Washington, D.C. Federal ...
    • Delaware Law as Lingua Franca: Theory and Evidence 

      Broughman, Brian; Fried, Jesse M.; Ibrahim, Darian (University of Chicago Press, 2012)
      Why would a firm incorporate in Delaware rather than in its home state? Prior explanations have focused on the inherent features of Delaware corporate law, as well as the positive network externalities created by so many ...
    • Delaware's Choice 

      Subramanian, Guhan (2015)
      This Article first documents the shift to annual elections of all directors at most U.S. corporations, and argues that the alternative of "ineffective" staggered boards would have been more desirable, as a policy matter, ...
    • Delaware's Competition 

      Roe, Mark J. (Harvard Law School, 2003)
      One of corporate law's enduring issues has been the extent to which state-to-state competitive pressures on Delaware make for a race to the top or the bottom. States, or at least some of them, are said to compete with their ...
    • Delaware's Politics 

      Roe, Mark J. (Ames Foundation at the Harvard Law School, The, 2005)
      Delaware makes the corporate law governing most large American corporations. Since Washington can take away any, or all, of that lawmaking, a deep conception of American corporate law should show how, when, and where ...
    • Delaware's Shrinking Half-Life 

      Roe, Mark J. (Stanford Law School, 2009)
      A revisionist consensus among corporate law academics has begun to coalesce that, after a century of academic thinking to the contrary, states do not compete head-to-head on an ongoing basis for chartering revenues, leaving ...
    • Delay of transfer from the intensive care unit: a prospective observational study of incidence, causes, and financial impact 

      Johnson, Daniel W; Schmidt, Ulrich H; Bittner, Edward A; Christensen, Benjamin; Levi, Retsef; Pino, Richard M (BioMed Central, 2013)
      Introduction: A paucity of literature exists regarding delays in transfer out of the intensive care unit. We sought to analyze the incidence, causes, and costs of delayed transfer from a surgical intensive care unit (SICU). ...
    • Delay Spectrum with Phase-Tracking Arrays: Extracting the HI power spectrum from the Epoch of Reionization 

      Paul, Sourabh; Sethi, Shiv K.; Morales, Miguel F.; Dwarkanath, K. S.; Shankar, N. Udaya; Subrahmanyan, Ravi; Barry, N.; Beardsley, A. P.; Bowman, Judd D.; Briggs, F.; Carroll, P.; de Oliveira-Costa, A.; Dillon, Joshua S.; Ewall-Wice, A.; Feng, L.; Greenhill, Lincoln Jared; Gaensler, B. M.; Hazelton, B. J.; Hewitt, J. N.; Hurley-Walker, N.; Jacobs, D. J.; Kim, Han-Seek; Kittiwisit, P.; Lenc, E.; Line, J.; Loeb, Abraham; McKinley, B.; Mitchell, D. A.; Neben, A. R.; Offringa, A. R.; Pindor, B.; Pober, J. C.; Procopio, P.; Riding, J.; Sullivan, I. S.; Tegmark, M.; Thyagarajan, Nithyanandan; Tingay, S. J.; Trott, C. M.; Wayth, R. B.; Webster, R. L.; Wyithe, J. S. B.; Cappallo, Roger; Johnston-Hollitt, M.; Kaplan, D. L.; Lonsdale, C. J.; McWhirter, S. R.; Morgan, E.; Oberoi, D.; Ord, S. M.; Prabu, T.; Srivani, K. S.; Williams, A.; Williams, C. L. (American Astronomical Society, 2016)
      The Detection of redshifted 21 cm emission from the epoch of reionization (EoR) is a challenging task owing to strong foregrounds that dominate the signal. In this paper, we propose a general method, based on the delay ...
    • Delayed brainstem auditory evoked potential latencies in 14-year-old children exposed to methylmercury 

      Murata, Katsuyuki; Weihe, Pal; Budtz-Jørgensen, Esben; Jørgensen, Poul J; Grandjean, Philippe (Elsevier BV, 2004)
      Objective To determine possible exposure-associated delays in auditory brainstem evoked potential latencies as an objective measure of neurobehavioral toxicity in 14-year-old children with developmental exposure to ...
    • Delayed Buckling and Guided Folding of Inhomogeneous Capsules 

      Datta, Sujit; Kim, Shin-Hyun; Paulose, Jayson; Abbaspourrad, Alireza; Nelson, David R.; Weitz, David A. (American Physical Society, 2012)
      Colloidal capsules can sustain an external osmotic pressure; however, for a sufficiently large pressure, they will ultimately buckle. This process can be strongly influenced by structural inhomogeneities in the capsule ...
    • Delayed Effects of a Low-Cost and Large-Scale Summer Reading Intervention on Elementary School Children’s Reading Comprehension. 

      Kim, James Sangil; Guryan, Jonathan; White, Thomas David; Quinn, David Michael; Capotosto, Lauren; Kingston, Helen Chen (Taylor and Francis, 2016)
      To improve the reading comprehension outcomes of children in high poverty schools, policymakers need to identify reading interventions that show promise of effectiveness at scale. This study evaluated the effectiveness ...
    • Delayed Endovascular Coil Extrusion following Internal Carotid Artery Embolization 

      Dedmon, Matthew; Meier, Josh; Chambers, Kyle; Remenschneider, Aaron; Mehta, Brijesh; Lin, Derrick; Yoo, Albert J.; Curry, William; Gray, Stacey (Georg Thieme Verlag KG, 2014)
      Internal carotid artery injury is a rare and devastating complication of endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery that has an associated mortality rate of 15%. This case describes a patient who developed massive epistaxis ...
    • Delayed Infrarenal Aortic Pseudoaneurysm Treated by Endovascular Stent Graft in Pyogenic Spondylitis 

      Shin, Jae-Hyuk; Hwang, Dae-Hyun; Pang, Chae-Hyun; Wang, Shaobai; Kim, In-Sung; Ahn, Jung-Tae; Kim, Young-Woo; Chang, Ho-Guen (Korean Society of Spine Surgery, 2013)
      A 61-year-old male patient with pyogenic spondylodiscitis and epidural and psoas abscesses underwent posterior decompression, debridement, and instrumented fusion, followed by anterior debridement and reconstruction. Sudden ...
    • Delayed Menarche and Amenorrhea in Ballet Dancers 

      Frisch, Rose Epstein; Wyshak, Grace; Vincent, Larry (New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM/MMS), 1980)
      YOUNG female ballet dancers attending professional schools or dancing in companies in which thinness is much admired restrict their food intake and are highly active. The unusual eating habits and levels of activity of ...