Managing large-scale construction projects to avoid cost overruns

Researchers from University of Stavanger, University of Melbourne, and University of Wisconsin-Madison published a new paper in the Journal of Marketing that examines how major projects undertaken by temporary organizations can be better managed so that cost overruns are minimized. The study forthcoming in the Journal of Marketing is titled “Mobilizing the Temporary Organization: The […]

When salespeople advocate for sellers and customers

Researchers from Oklahoma State University, University of Missouri, Iowa State University, and University of Georgia published a new paper in the Journal of Marketing that investigates the question of how salespeople should balance advocacy for the seller with advocacy for the customer. The study, forthcoming in the Journal of Marketing, is titled “Salesperson Dual Agency […]

Effect of vitamin B12 injection on vocal performance of professional singers

What The Study Did: Researchers in this randomized clinical trial looked at whether a vitamin B12 injection improved mild singing-related symptoms such as reduced stamina and vocal fatigue among professional singers. Authors: Michael M. Johns III, M.D., of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, is the corresponding author. To access the embargoed study: Visit […]

JNIS: brain-computer allows patients with severe paralysis to text, email, bank

FAIRFAX, Va. — Researchers demonstrated the success of a fully implantable wireless medical device, the Stentrode™ brain-computer interface (BCI), designed to allow patients with severe paralysis to resume daily tasks — including texting, emailing, shopping and banking online — without the need for open brain surgery. The first-in-human study was published in the Journal of […]

Oncotarget: Survival after resection of brain metastases: A matched cohort analysis

IMAGE: This figure depicts overall survival and local in-brain recurrence-free survival in the study’s subgroups. view more  Credit: Correspondence to – Bawarjan Schatlo – bawarjan.schatlo@med.uni-goettingen.de The cover for issue 32 of Oncotarget features Figure 2, “This figure depicts overall survival and local in-brain recurrence-free survival in the study’s subgroups,” by Hussein, et al. which reported that […]