Articles by Author: Bruce Biccard

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  1. The association between preoperative clinical risk factors and in-hospital strokes and death following carotid endarterectomy in South African patients

    The association between preoperative clinical risk factors and in-hospital strokes and death following carotid endarterectomy in South African patients

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: Current surgical management of carotid artery disease includes carotid endarterectomy (CEA). In-hospital strokes and death following CEA might be associated with preinduction blood pressure (BP) measurements and other clinical risk factors.
  2. Outcomes 30 days after ICU admission: the 30DOS study

    Outcomes 30 days after ICU admission: the 30DOS study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: The spectrum of illness and long-term outcome of critically ill patients admitted to intensive care units (ICUs) in South Africa remains largely unknown.
  3. LuGanda glide epenthesis and prosodic misalignment

    LuGanda glide epenthesis and prosodic misalignment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    This article analyses LuGanda glide epenthesis triggered by the affxation of the prefix /N-/ to a vowel-initial stem. The epenthetic glide y appears between the prefix and the stem, surfacing either as a palatal j or a nasal/z e.g. /N-ágál-á/...
  4. Neurophenomenology: an integrated approach to exploring awe and wonder<sup>1</sup>

    Neurophenomenology: an integrated approach to exploring awe and wonder<sup>1</sup>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Astronauts often report experiences of awe and wonder while traveling in space. This paper addresses the question of whether awe and wonder can be scientifically investigated in a simulated space travel scenario using a neurophenomenological method. To answer this question,...
  5. THE SECOND PERSON PRONOUNS IN GERMANIC LANGUAGES—A COMPARATIVE DIACHRONIC STUDY WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO DUTCH AND AFRIKAANS

    THE SECOND PERSON PRONOUNS IN GERMANIC LANGUAGES—A COMPARATIVE DIACHRONIC STUDY WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO DUTCH AND AFRIKAANS

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Linguistics
    Die voornaamwoorde van die tweede persoon in die Germaanse tale vertoon 'n indrukwekkende verskeidenheid vorme vergeleke met die oorspronkelike situasie in Germaans. Hulle vertoon byvoorbeeld 'n baie groter verskeidenheid as die huidige Romaanse tale. Hoewel die student of navorser van...
  6. GRAVITATIONAL LENSING, WAVEFRONT GEOMETRY AND THE CMB

    GRAVITATIONAL LENSING, WAVEFRONT GEOMETRY AND THE CMB

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Quaestiones Mathematicae
    A brief overview of some approaches to cosmological gravitational lensing is given. Emphasis is placed on the geometric structure of our past null cone, particularly the wavefront catastrophes imprinted on it by the hierarchical galaxy distribution. We conjecture on the...