An English translation of L’Echographie Générale en Réanimation was necessary,
after two French versions in 1992 and 2002.
Ultrasound has, it is true, gained a more important place in emergency and
intensive care medicine.Technological evolution alone does not explain this popularity.
Technology develops extremely quickly, but we have always suggested –
and continue to do so – that before rushing to the most modern ultrasound units,
we should already make optimal use of so-called obsolete devices.
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This book has two parts. The first part talks about general characteristics of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) as well as common steps that have to be taken during the accession process. Theoretical studies related to the WTO activities are also presented. Finally, Part I of this book discusses one of the most useful methods of examining economic consequences of being WTO member, namely Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Models. Part II continues analysis and shows application of CGE model to a specific case study.
This is the second part of the book that examines process and possible economic consequences of accession to the WTO. This part considers economic impact of the WTO accession and takes specific country as a case study, namely Ukraine. Computable General Equilibrium model for Ukraine is built and several scenarios are modelled. The facts that Ukraine has sufficiently large economy and accession was finalised quite recently should make it interesting to a wide audience.
The Committee believes that a successful implementation of the revised Framework will provide banks and supervisors with critical experience necessary to address such challenges. The Committee understands that the IRB approach represents a point on the continuum between purely regulatory measures of credit risk and an approach that builds more fully on internal credit risk models. In principle, further movements along that continuum are foreseeable, subject to an ability to address adequately concerns about reliability, comparability, validation, and competitive equity.......
English becomes "sub-language" most important and growing number of people learning to use. From this, the researchers believe that the English language has been lost as a cultural icon of the exclusive English speakers, instead, it brings together the different cultures in the world. Some other researchers remarked that over time the English will not be enough to meet the communication requirements of everyone.
Computer technology has made incredible progress in the roughly 55 years since
the ﬁrst general-purpose electronic computer was created. Today, less than a
thousand dollars will purchase a personal computer that has more performance,
more main memory, and more disk storage than a computer bought in 1980 for
$1 million. This rapid rate of improvement has come both from advances in the
technology used to build computers and from innovation in computer design.
Financial and insurance markets always operate under various types of uncertainties
that can affect nancial positions of companies and individuals. In nancial and
insurance theories these uncertainties are usually referred to as risks. Given certain
states of the market, and the economy in general, one can talk about risk exposure.
Any economic activities of individuals, companies and public establishments aiming
for wealth accumulation assume studying risk exposure. The sequence of the corresponding
actions over some period of time forms the process of risk management.
In the preface to the fourth edition of this text, the late Dr. Francis
McKelvey remarked that the technological and legislative developments
related to the air transportation industry in the 1980s
and early 1990s were of such significance that an updating of the book
was needed. The fourth edition, published in 1994, enhanced previous
editions, the first of which was published in 1962.
Physiology's classic text continues to uphold its rich tradition-presenting key physiology concepts in a remarkably clear and engaging manner. Guyton & Hall's Textbook of Medical Physiology covers all of the major systems in the human body, while emphasizing system interaction, homeostasis, and pathophysiology. This very readable, easy-to-follow, and thoroughly updated, 11th Edition features a new full-color layout, short chapters, clinical vignettes, and shaded summary tables that allow for easy comprehension of the material. ...
The term "economic globalization" has been discussed extensively in the popular
press, by business executives and by policy makers all over the world. While aca-
demic economists have made some excellent contributions to specific, technical
aspects of economic globalization, there appears to be a need for economists to
discuss the broader aspects of the issue in a more accessible manner. Failing this,
the general debate will be informed only by the writings of non-economists.
This book is a somewhat expanded translation of my The ´orie e ´cono-
miquedelaﬁscalite ´, published by Economica in Paris. It originates
have greatly beneﬁted from the reactions of the students who went
through these courses.
In September 2006, as a result of advocacy by international and national non-governmental
organisations (NGOs), the United Nations (UN) General Assembly finally adopted the target of
universal access to reproductive health. This health key issues guide explores issues relating to
universal access to sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services using a rights-based
approach. The guide examines factors that inhibit access to and use of SRH services, and
discusses methods for removing barriers to care and improving access.
Work on Deisboeck and Kresh's Complex Systems Science in BioMedicine
started years ago. In fact, thoughts and ideas leading up to this textbook date
back to our first conversation, sometime in the fall of 1996. We quickly found
common ground, and talked about emergence and self-organization and their
relevance for medicine. We were both fascinated by the idea of complexity and
marveled about its tremendous possibilities for cancer research, which was then
and still is Tom's main scientific interest. Much has happened in science and
technology since we first discussed our vision.
Many countries are likely to have to raise taxes as part of fiscal consolidation over the next few
years, but how is this best done – by broadening the tax base or raising tax rates? This study is
intended to provide economic analysis that helps answer such questions.
As the OECD Secretary-General remarked at the G20 Summit held last June in Toronto, fiscal
consolidation should be as growth-friendly as possible. In general tax base-broadening reforms are
identified as growth-oriented reforms.
To transport people and material growing transportation systems are needed. More
and more of the energy for these systems is drawn from secondary batteries. The
reason for this trend is economic, but there is also an environmental need for a future
chance for electric traction. The actual development of electrochemical storage
systems with components like sodium–sulfur, sodium–nickel chloride, nickel–metal
hydride, zinc–bromine, zinc–air, and others, mainly intended for electric road
vehicles, make the classical lead-acid traction batteries look old-fashioned and
This book has two parts. The first part talks about general characteristics of the World Trade Organisation
(WTO) as well as common steps that have to be taken during the accession process. Theoretical studies
related to the WTO activities are also presented. Finally, Part I of this book discusses one of the most
useful methods of examining economic consequences of being WTO member, namely Computable
General Equilibrium (CGE) Models. Part II continues analysis and shows application of CGE model to a
specific case study.
The Committee believes that a successful implementation of the revised Framework will provide banks and supervisors with critical experience necessary to address such challenges. The Committee understands that the IRB approach represents a point on the continuum between purely regulatory measures of credit risk and an approach that builds more fully on internal credit risk models. In principle, further movements along that continuum are foreseeable, subject to an ability to address adequately concerns about reliability, comparability, validation, and competitive equity....
PERHAPS the sentiments contained in the following pages, are not YET sufficiently fashionable to procure
them general favor; a long habit of not thinking a thing WRONG, gives it a superficial appearance of being
RIGHT, and raises at first a formidable outcry in defence of custom. But the tumult soon subsides. Time
makes more converts than reason.
For the past fifteen years the New Keynesian model has
served as a frame of reference for analyses of fluctuations
and stabilization policies.1 That framework has allowed the
rigor and internal consistency of dynamic general equilibrium
models to be combined with typically Keynesian
assumptions, like monopolistic competition and nominal
rigidities, thus setting the stage for a meaningful, welfarebased
analysis of the effects of alternative monetary policy