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Singleton breech presentation at term: Review of the evidence and international guidelines for application to the New Zealand context
(New Zealand College of Midwives, 2017)
Background: Over the last few decades the management of a breech baby at term has been immersed in controversy. It is important that New Zealand midwives and doctors have sufficient understanding of the evidence to be ...
Implications of improved representations of plant respiration in a changing climate
© 2017 The Author(s). Land-atmosphere exchanges influence atmospheric CO 2 . Emphasis has been on describing photosynthetic CO 2 uptake, but less on respiration losses. New global datasets describe upper canopy dark ...
Zero-cycles of degree one on Skorobogatov's bielliptic surface
© 2017 Elsevier Inc. Skorobogatov constructed a bielliptic surface which is a counterexample to the Hasse principle not explained by the Brauer–Manin obstruction. We show that this surface has a 0-cycle of degree 1, as ...
A comparison of different types of learning activities in a mobile Python tutor
(Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education, 2017)
Programming (i.e. coding) is becoming one of the skills expected for successful careers in the knowledge economy1, and is being taught at all levels, including primary and secondary schools. Programming skills are difficult ...
Occurrence of a novel mastrevirus in sugarcane germplasm collections in Florida, Guadeloupe and Réunion
© 2017 The Author(s). Background: In Africa and Asia, sugarcane is the host of at least seven different virus species in the genus Mastrevirus of the family Geminiviridae. However, with the exception of Sugarcane white ...
From darkness comes light: music as a reflection of the lived experience of young musicians following the Christchurch earthquakes
Context of the project: On 4 September 2010, 22 February 2011, 13 June 2011 and 23 December 2011 Christchurch suffered major earthquakes and aftershocks (well over 10,000) that have left the central city in ruins and many ...