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Should crimes that were committed many years ago simply be forgotten?

According to Jane Addams, a famous public philosopher in the early 20th century, “True peace is not the absence of war, but the presence of justice.” To many, the presence of peace would be a sign of the existence of human rights and a positive regard for life, as defined by the United Nations. 1,943 more words


Sigma notation ninja tricks 1: jumping constants

Almost exactly ten years ago, I wrote a page on this blog explaining big-sigma notation. Since then it’s consistently been one of the highest-traffic posts on my blog, and still gets occasional comments and questions. 294 more words


Complex Care Session 10: hemodynamic monitoring in shock

Session 10: hemodynamic monitoring in shock

MAP: mean arterial pressure (average of systolic and diastolic BP)

  • We want it above 65 mmHg 

Systolic BP: want this to be above 90 mmHg in most cases for adequate perfusion… 300 more words