In 1969 a thin concrete shell roof designed by the master shell builder Heinz Isler was erected for the fire extinguisher manufacturer Sicli, SA, in Geneva, Switzerland. From this research carried out at the Heinz Isler Archive at ETH Zrich, it was found that more, previously unrevealed, alternative proposals and physical models were employed to […]

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AIMS: To assess whether a programme of nurse education increased the frequency with which nurses conducted foot checks on people with diabetes undergoing haemodialysis and to evaluate whether this influenced self reported foot care behaviour.METHODS:A non randomized stepped wedge design was used to evaluate a nurse education programme implemented in four UK National Health Service […]

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Nadia BokodyRadical self acceptance. Female beauty is far more uncomfortably weighted in nurture, than nature. Picture: iStockSource:istockI learnt from an early age, the quest for beauty was one I be on for a lifetime, at any cost an expedition with not so much an end destination, as a mirage, always just beyond the next horizon.. […]

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