Colloid Science. Reversible Systems by H. R. kruyt

By H. R. kruyt

The necessity for a collective paintings at the technology of colloids shaped an issue of debate among the publishers of this paintings and myself presently prior to the outbreak of the second one global battle. the 1st arrangements have been dropped at an finish by way of the area occasions, in view of the truth that all risk of touch with overseas colleagues have been damaged. whilst the conflict endured 12 months after yr, the query arose no matter if lets limit ourselves to Dutch collaborators and in 1944 I despatched a request to a couple of my fellow-countrymen to take this paintings m hand. It used to be instantly obvious that this plan was once acquired with enthusiasm and so much of these who now collaborate during this paintings met to plan a plan of crusade; a couple of others, whom we invited to take action, joined us later.In our first dialogue issues in particular occupied our consciousness. within the first position the query was once requested no matter if "colloid technology" is an accurately definable inspiration. within the moment position the query arose no matter if colloid technological know-how is a sufficiently homogeneous area in order that the paintings will be knit jointly by means of a basic line of idea and wouldn't degenerate right into a selection of separate communications with out internal coherence.

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A mnemonic to remember the nerves is ‘Luscious French Toads Sit Naughtily In Anticipation’ (Lacrimal, Frontal, Trochlea, Superior division of III, Nasociliary, Inferior division of III, Abducens). 54 Practical Radiological Anatomy (a) (b) 5 5 3 7 1 2 4 8 6 Fig. 15 (a) Coronal T1-weighted MRI, optic chiasma (1). Pituitary gland (2), internal carotid artery signal void (3), cavernous sinus (4) and frontal horn of lateral ventricles (5). (b) Axial T2-weighted MR image. The optic tracts are well seen (6).

13). • The globe is spherical and has three layers: outermost is the tough sclera and the transparent cornea anteriorly; the middle layer is the choroid posteriorly and the ciliary body and iris anteriorly; innermost is the retina and optic disc. • The globe is divided into two segments by the lens. Posterior to the lens is the posterior segment containing vitreous humour. Anterior to the lens are two chambers separated by the cornea that interconnect through the pupil. The anterior segment contains aqueous humour.

The probe must have a small foot to fit the small size of the anterior fontanelle and a wide curvilinear array to cover the brain inside (Fig. 61). 1 (a) • Ultrasound is a portable technique avoiding ionizing radiation. • Scans are taken in the coronal (Fig. 62), sagittal and parasagittal planes. In the parasagittal plane the caudate, the thalamus and the caudothalamic groove are seen. Findings • The caudothalamic grove is seen parasagittally where the germinal matrix occurs and it is an important site to assess for haemorrhage.

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