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Author: Alexander McCurdy
Publisher: Christ Church Philadelphia
Keywords: philadelphia, church, christ, bells, organ
Number of Pages: 12
Music has adorned the worship of Christ Church (CC) since its earliest days in pre-Revolutionary Amer. The playing of its organs & the ringing of its bells were known & well-loved by parishioners & citizens of the growing colonial city over two centuries ago. In all, there have been four different organs housed in the sanctuary of CC, now standing since the late 1720s as an outstanding example of Colonial architecture in the Georgian spirit. This document discusses the organs & features photos of the current organ, The Curtis Memorial Organ, installed in 1935 by Ernest Skinner of Boston & reno
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: equitable, distribution, organs, ensure, supply, transplants, boost, organ
Number of Pages: 98
Studies the effectiveness of the organ procurement & allocation system in the U.S. Responds to such question as: are organs being equitable distributed? are organ procurement organizations obtaining an adequate number of potential donors? & is HHS adequately monitoring these organizations' organ procurement & allocation efforts? 19 charts & tables. Bibliography. Survey form included.
Author: John T. Potts
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: ethical, issues, procurement, medical, transplantation, heart, beating, organ, non
Number of Pages: 108
Non-heart-beating donors (individuals whose deaths result from a cardiopulmonary cause) could potentially be of major importance in reducing the gap between the demand for and available supply of organs for transplantation. Prompted by questions concerning the medical management of such donors -- specifically, whether interventions undertaken to enhance the supply and quality of potentially transplantable organs (i.e., the use of anticoagulants and vasodilators) were in the best interests of donor patients or were instead hastening their deaths -- the U.S. Department of Health and Human Servic
Author: Susan Williams
Publisher: Red Letter Press
Keywords: china, comeback, brutal, capitalism
Number of Pages: 60
Cultural Writing. This pamphlet calls for the principled, Trotskyist overthrow of the Chinese Communist Party and such other neo-Capitalist organs of the Chinese state as the People's Liberation Army (now the world's largest corporation). These events will necessarily follow the worker's revolution in America and elsewhere in the West.
Author: Karen Snyder Travis
Publisher: Branden Books
Keywords: bifida, spina, coping, christal
Number of Pages: 100
Within an hour after she was born, Christal underwent major surgery. They had to connect all the nerves in the spinal column to their various organs and muscles. It was one of many operations this little girl would face. She learned to walk at the age of twelve months with the aid of a child-sized walker. Throughout the book you are witness to her determination, such as learning how to roller skate and even to become a cheerleader. The book is a testimony to the care of her parents and those who helped her to learn to live with her illness.
Author: Stefania Vannuccini
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: trade, marketing, utilization, shark
Number of Pages: 484
Sharks are only a small proportion of world recorded fish landings, but they are a versatile and valuable resource. They sustain important fisheries in several countries and are a cheap but valuable source of protein for coastal communities dependent on subsistence fisheries. Sharks are exploited for their meat, fins, teeth, cartilage, liver and other internal organs. This report details species used and methods of preparation for various purposes.
Author: Noel Castro
Publisher: Noel Castro
Keywords: mili, quan, wellness, health, exercises, daily, qigong
Number of Pages: 33
This book contains simple exercises that anyone can do to maintain and improve their health. The whole physical body, mind, internal organs, vitality, and energy are naturally enhanced with these exercises. Improving our health by these natural means is a no cost illness preventative or recovery measure that every one should do. Also included in the book are simple and natural ways to deal with a few common ailments such as bloating or menstrual cramps.