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'Virtual autopsy' helps identify drowning as cause of death
...y fluid in the airways or lungs, hyperinflated and congested
lungs, and fluid in the paranasal sinuses or stomach. There are some advantages to virtual autopsy compared to conventional autopsy. In cases of suspicious death, the procedure does not damage or destroy key forensic evidence, as can happen during...
Taking a taxi could increase your exposure to pollution
...as being trapped on traffic islands and waiting in congested
traffic. On average, while travelling in a taxi, passengers were exposed to over 100,000 ultrafine particles counts per cubic centimetre (pt/cm3), travelling in a bus resulted in exposure to just under 100,000 pt/cm3, travelling in car caused exposur...
World first trial to test human implant of HeartPOD
...ation," he said. People involved in the study have congested
heart failure - a condition in which the heart's ability to pump properly is reduced. Congestive heart failure is usually a chronic disease, which means that it's a long-term condition that tends to become gradually worse....