Cognistat known as the Neurobehavioral Cognitive Status Examination, is a cognitive screening test that assesses five cognitive ability areas. The test was first presented in two articles that appeared in the Annals of Internal Medicine in 1987 describing its design rationale and comparing it with the Mini-Mental State Examination in a population of neurosurgical patients. Cognistat systematically surveys evolving neuro-medical and pharmacologic state factors that may impact on and invalidate cognitive testing. Normative data exist for adolescents, adults in three age groups: 60–64, 65–74 and 75–84). Cognistat has been translated into eight languages, it is a used cognitive screening tool by North American neuropsychologists. More than 150 peer-reviewed scientific articles describe Cognistat's use in patients with stroke, traumatic brain injury, major psychiatric disorders and substance abuse, it is used by internists, neurosurgeons and psychiatrists, as well as psychologists, speech pathologists, occupational therapists and clinicians working in nursing homes.
A web-based version of Cognistat, CAS, appeared in 2010. This on-line version of the test can be administered in Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS based operating systems. CAS provides cautions to the examiner, offers suggestions during testing and automatically generates a graphic profile of test results that can be compared with classic neurobehavioral disorders; the online test provides information related to the patient's medications, suggests specific cautions in interpreting test results and offers suggestions with regard to follow-up testing. CAS encourages the examiner to be mindful of the evolving neuro-medical context or micro-climate in which cognitive testing takes place; as such it allows the clinician to play an active role not only in assessment but in designing treatment and rehabilitation strategies. Cognistat
Walter George Seabrook was an English cricketer. Seabrook was a left-handed batsman, he was born in Brockworth and was educated at Haileybury, where he represented the college cricket team. Seabrook made his only first-class appearance for Gloucestershire against Kent in the 1928 County Championship. In this match he was dismissed for a duck twice; the following year he married Margaret Joan Spens, the couple would go on to have three children. Seabrook served in World War II, by December 1944 he held the rank of 2nd Lieutenant in the Gloucestershire Regiment. On 30 May 1945, Seabrook left the army, he died in Bourne End, Buckinghamshire on 13 June 1988. His brother-in-law, Archibald Spens, played a single first-class match for the Europeans in the British Raj, while his brother, played first-class cricket for Gloucestershire and Cambridge University. Walter Seabrook at ESPNcricinfo Walter Seabrook at CricketArchive
The Brazilian Academy of Sciences is the national academy of Brazil. It is headquartered in the city of Rio de Janeiro and was founded on May 3, 1916, it publishes a large number of scientific publications, among others the Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências. Source: Brazilian Academy of Sciences 1916-1926 Henrique Charles Morize 1926-1929 Juliano Moreira 1929-1931 Miguel Osório de Almeida 1931-1933 Eusébio Paulo de Oliveira 1933-1935 Arthur Alexandre Moses 1935-1937 Álvaro Alberto da Mota e Silva 1937-1939 Adalberto Menezes de Oliveira 1939-1941 Inácio Manuel Azevedo do Amaral 1941-1943 Arthur Alexandre Moses 1943-1945 Cândido Firmino de Melo Leitão 1945-1947 Mario Paulo de Brito 1947-1949 Arthur Alexandre Moses 1949-1951 Álvaro Alberto da Mota e Silva 1951-1965 Arthur Alexandre Moses 1965–1967 Carlos Chagas Filho 1967–1981 Aristides Pacheco Leão 1981–1991 Maurício Peixoto 1991–1993 Oscar Sala 1993–2007 Eduardo Krieger 2007-2016 Jacob Palis Jr. 2016– Luiz Davidovich ABC has a distinguished array of national and international members, among them: Media related to Academia Brasileira de Ciências at Wikimedia Commons Official website List of publications
The Juan Chavez House is a historic two-story adobe house in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It was built in 1914-1917 by Juan Chavez, a native of San Acacia, New Mexico who lived here with his wife Candelabria and their sons. Chavez worked for a liquor wholesaler. During prohibition, which lasted from 1920 to 1933, he stored bootlegged alcohol in the upstairs bedroom. In 1948, the house was purchased by Louis Gross Sr. who sold his own wine, made in Bernalillo, New Mexico. The house was inherited by his son, it has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since February 9, 1984. The house was remodelled as a hair salon by Frank Vallejos in 1989
"I Miss You" is a song by American rock band Blink-182, released on November 18, 2003 as the second single from the group's self-titled fifth studio album. Co-written by guitarist Tom DeLonge and bassist Mark Hoppus, they employed a method of writing separately and bringing their two verses together later; the song, produced acoustic, features an acoustic electric bass, a cello, a brushstroked drum loop. The song was inspired by The Cure song "The Love Cats" and contains references to The Nightmare Before Christmas; the song peaked at number one on Billboard's Modern Rock Tracks chart and peaked at number 42 on the Billboard Hot 100. Although "All the Small Things" had more radio airplay, "I Miss You" sold more copies, earning gold certification for selling over 500,000 copies. In the United Kingdom, the song was a national top 10 hit on the UK Singles Chart, peaking at number eight. "I Miss You" was recorded throughout 2003, began production at the Rubin's House, a rented home in the San Diego luxury community of Rancho Santa Fe.
The song was written using the same method with which the band wrote "Feeling This". The two would first have a discussion about the themes of the song "so that we were on the same page," and they would go away to write, putting both parts together at the end. Tom wrote the second verse, Mark wrote the first verse and the chorus. In 2018, Mark shared the original handwritten lyrics on Twitter. "Mark was always really good with words, so a lot of times I would ask him for help with things, to get help with how I say things better But we never explained song meanings to each other," said DeLonge. Hoppus referenced Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas at the request of Barker, with the lines "We can live like Jack and Sally if we want... and we'll have Halloween on Christmas", toward his then-wife, Shanna Moakler. The trio struggled recording "I Miss You" at first employing a different chorus reminiscent of what they considered adult contemporary music; the track was directly inspired by The Cure song, "The Love Cats".
In expanding on the song's lyrical meaning, DeLonge said: "The song's more about the vulnerability and kind of heart-wrenching pain you feel when you're in love and when you're a guy and you're trying to tell a girl,'Don't waste your time coming and talking to me because, in my head at least, you already gave me up a long time ago.'" The song is composed in the key of B major and is set in time signature of common time with a tempo of 110 beats per minute. Hoppus and DeLonge's vocal range spans from F#3 to F#5. "I Miss You" is an all-acoustic affair, featuring a piano, acoustic bass guitar, a "brushstroked hip-hop groove." The song's production was layered, requiring multiple tracks. "There's 50 tracks of instruments going on the record," DeLonge said. In an interview with The Washington Post, he re-estimated the amount: "It's got about 70 tracks of instruments, all of which are organic/acoustic, none of them plugged-in." "I Miss You" was sent to radio in early 2004. The song performed best on Billboard's Modern Rock Tracks chart, where it peaked at number one for two weeks.
The song charted at number 15 on the Pop Songs chart, number 24 on the Adult Pop Songs chart. On the Billboard Hot 100, the song reached number 42, peaked at number 44 on the Hot 100 Airplay chart. Outside the United States, "I Miss You" performed best in the United New Zealand, it charted at number 13 in Australia, number 21 in Ireland."I Miss You" was supported by a controversial initiative dubbed "spin buys" by Billboard, in which labels, in Blink's case Geffen, spent thousands of dollars per week to have singles played multiple times from midnight to 6 am at small and middle-market radio chains. While overnight airplay at radio at that time was "nothing new for the recording industry," label-sponsored spin-programs had risen in popularity in 2004. By May 2004, the track had accumulated more than 50,000 spins at radio, more than 100,000 by July; the song was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America on October 25, 2004 for sales of over 500,000. "I Miss You" received positive reviews from contemporary music critics.
Jesse Lord of IGN praised the "well-thought-out dissonance" between Hoppus and DeLonge's respective vocal tracks, opining that it "expertly showcases and highlights the differences between the two." Nick Catucci of The Village Voice praised the song, writing, "It's how Tom and Mark zing off of one another that makes Blink-182 one of the greats. Name another two dudes who can so share a tender, swelling ballad like'I Miss You.'" A. D. Amorosi of The Philadelphia Inquirer wrote that "post-teen amour drips through an acoustic'I Miss You', with singer-guitarist Tom DeLonge in Marshall Crenshaw mode." Spin called it an "interstate breakup song," commending its use of strings and jazz brushes. The song's music video is shot in the style of a 1930s film, find the trio performing in a haunted house with ghosts circling around. Jonas Åkerlund, who directed the Prodigy's "Smack My Bitch Up" and Christina Aguilera's "Beautiful," helmed the clip, filmed on December 17, 2003 in Los Angeles. "He's done amazing videos," DeLonge said.
"We kind of had an idea of what we wanted to do, but it's gonna be interesting because with a guy like that, they bring so much artistic vision to the project. You don't know what's going on in their head, like how they wanna film it and all that stuff." It features Mark Hoppus playing a double bass, inspired by Phil Thornalley of The Cure's use of one i