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ARAN is the digital collection of open access scholarly publications from NUI Galway. ARAN collects, preserves and makes freely available scholarly communication, including peer-reviewed articles, working papers and conference papers created by NUI Galway researchers. Where material has already been published it is made available subject to the open-access policies of the original publishers.
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NUI Galway’s policy on Open Access to Research Outputs, adopted by the Academic Council in October 2015, aims to promote open access to the University’s publications. Authors of peer-reviewed articles and peer-reviewed conference papers resulting from research carried out at NUI Galway must deposit a copy in the ARAN (Access to Research at NUI Galway) repository. ARAN enables easy discovery of publications through global search engines such as Google and complements IRIS by linking from author profiles to the full text of University publications. See Help for information on how to submit your publications to ARAN.Open Access to Research Outputs Policy
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Investigation of the therapeutic potential of mesenchymal stem/stromal cells in preclinical models of systemic sepsis (NUI Galway, 2020-10-29)Introduction: Sepsis is a syndrome of life-threatening physiologic, pathologic, and biochemical abnormalities resulting from infection 1. The host immune response, specifically the loss of immune homeostasis induced by ...
“Stuck between a rock and a hard place”: How mental health nurses’ experience psychosocial interventions in Irish mental health care settings (Wiley, 2020-10-19)4.1 Description The paper will report on the interview data of trained MHNs experiences of using PSI within the Irish context. This observational data will be reported elsewhere (Smyth et al. 2020 under review). 4.2 ...
Evaluation of hand-held XRF for screening waste articles for exceedances of limit values for brominated flame retardants (Environmental Protection Agency, 2019-03)Recent research has demonstrated the presence of restricted persistent organic pollutant (POP) brominated flame retardants (BFRs) in items such as children s toys and food contact articles. As the presence of these ...
(NUI Galway, 2020-07-30)Background: Bronchiectasis is a chronic lung disease associated with significant morbidity and mortality, escalating public health costs and profound reductions in health-related quality of life (QoL). Comorbidity is a ...
Complex comorbid presentations are associated with harmful behavior problems among children and adolescents with cerebral palsy (Taylor & Francis, 2020-06-07)Aim Frequency and relationship between gastrointestinal symptoms, sleep problems, internalizing and externalizing symptoms, behavior problems and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) symptoms, and predictors of behavior problems ...