Lactate clearance is useful in predicting mortality in children with sepsis

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In Laktate we have analysed a study where the authors evaluate the relationship between lactate clearance and patient mortality. After investigating consecutive samples taken from 45 children aged 1 month to 15 years who were diagnosed with sepsis, they conclude that higher lactate clearances significantly associate with lower mortality in children More...

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By Rose On Thursday, June 25th, 2015
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Self-service electric scooters to hit the streets of Paris!

Developed by a private company of the same name and supported by the City of Paris, Cityscoot is the first self-service electric scooter rental service in the French capital. Ahead of the Paris Climate Conference More...

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By Rose On Friday, June 19th, 2015
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NASA Joins North Sea Oil Cleanup Training Exercise

Norway’s annual Oil on Water exercises allow personnel and equipment to hone their response to oil spills. In this photo from the 2010 exercise, a rescue boat checks the placement of booms by a fishing boat More...

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By Rose On Thursday, June 18th, 2015
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P’tit Vélib’ is back!

The P’tit Vélib’ children’s bicycles will return to Paris for the summer. Launched in 2014 by the City of Paris, the P’tit Vélib’ scheme was initiated to introduce younger Parisians to cycling, and to More...

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By Rose On Tuesday, June 9th, 2015
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Birds and street art to mark World Environment Day

World Environment Day offers a string of activities around the city. At the Tres Xemeneies Park in the Poble-sec neighbourhood for example, one activity was the so-called ‘Il·lustramur’, a street art initiative More...

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By Rose On Thursday, June 4th, 2015
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Biggest Day for Positive Environmental Action Kicks off with a Call to ‘Consume with Care’

 This year’s theme, ‘Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care’, encourages people to rethink their lifestyles and, through conscious consumer decisions, decrease humanity’s collective More...

Shoothill MD Rod Plummer at their offices in Shrewsbury, Shropshire. 23 March 2015
By Rose On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015
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Shoothill: using Twitter to visualise flood data

UK. User-friendly information on river levels and flood risk is being put into the hands of everyone thanks to a project funded by Innovate UK. A company that specialises in unlocking the power of data has developed More...

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By Rose On Monday, June 1st, 2015
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Clean technology, a sector generating business opportunities

There are companies which are defined as ecological. That means they develop clean, environment friendly technology or that they focus on renewable energy such as solar energy or wind power. Sadako is a newly created More...

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By Rose On Friday, May 29th, 2015
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Natural England and ponies on Dartmoor

Dartmoor’s ponies play an important role in the mix of grazing animals that maintain the landscape of Dartmoor. Dartmoor ponies are widely recognised as a key part of the culture and identity of Dartmoor. More...

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By Rose On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
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World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day—8 June 2015.  The ocean’s vital role in the climate system The ocean is as important as forests for the regulation of the Earth’s climate, yet international climate negotiations have not More...