decision support approaches for cyber security investment
Background: One in three hospital acute medical admissions is of an older person with cognitive impairment. Their outcomes are poor and the quality of their care in hospital has been criticised. A specialist unit to care for older people with delirium and dementia (the Medical and Mental Health Unit, MMHU) was developed and then tested in a randomised controlled trial where it delivered significantly higher quality of, and satisfaction with, care, but no significant benefits in terms of health status outcomes at three months.Objective: To examine the cost effectiveness of the MMHU for older people with delirium and dementia in general hospitals, compared with standard care.Methods: Six hundred participants aged over 65 admitted for acute medical care, identified on admission as cognitively impaired, were randomised to the MMHU or to standard care on acute geriatric or general medical wards.
In the 19th century, scientists introduced vaccines for rabies and cholera. Twentieth century innovation was much more prolific, with vaccines developed for tuberculosis, diphtheria, pertussis (whooping cough), tetanus, influenza and yellow fever during the 1920s and 1930s. From the 1940s to the 1970s mumps, polio, measles, rubella, and meningitis were virtually eradicated through the introduction of vaccines..
The new HTC One design diverges somewhat from its predecessor. The original One injection molding, which sandwiched a layer of plastic between plates of aluminum, is gone. Instead, the new One uses an all aluminum, brushed metal chassis that curvier than the previous model.
We compared harvest traits of species originating from the Fertile Crescent, including those for which there is archaeological evidence of deliberate collection.Unexpectedly, wild crop progenitors in both families had neither higher grain yield nor, in grasses, less chaff, although they did have larger seeds. Moreover, small seeded grasses actually returned a higher yield relative to the mass of seeds sown. However, cereal progenitors had threefold fewer seeds per plant, representing a major difference in how seeds are packaged on plants.These data suggest that there was no intrinsic yield advantage to adopting large seeded progenitor species as crops.
Red Wing manufactured under its own name, and also under the name Rumrill which was sometimes spelled on the mark as RumRill. When the Rumrill mark was used, it was generally with the second r capitalized. The Red Wing company used many hallmark varieties.