Gairdner


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Gairdner

 

a shallow salt lake without drainage in southern Australia, north of Spencer Gulf. The lake is situated on a semiarid plain with dune-type relief of red-colored sands, at an altitude of about 100 m. Its area is about 4,700 sq km. During the dry time of year it is a flat basin covered with tough silt and a pellicular crust.

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VAN HEERDEN ([dagger]) Intensive Care Unit, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
This study was supported by a grant from the Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Research Foundation.
Gairdner, 1873-1928: A Critical Evaluation of a Scholar Missionary to Islam" (Ph.
section]) MB, BS, FANZCA, FASE, Director of Anaesthesia, Joondalup Hospital and Specialist Anaesthetist, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and Royal Perth Hospital, Perth; Professor, School of Medicine Fremantle, University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle, Western Australia and Ultrasound Education Group, Department of Pharmacology, University of Melbourne.
Gairdner is aware that relativism is ancient, and he cites Protagoras's famous remark from the Theaetetus that "man is the measure of all things" (although he could as well have mentioned Callicles from the Gorgias or Thrasymachus from the Republic); but he is right to move quickly to the rise of relativism, as we know it now, in the early modern period.
William and Daithi, who had been in the back of the vehicle, were taken to Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.
Ambros, a University of Massachustts Medical School researcher, received the 2008 Gairdner International Award in Toronto yesterday and is slated to receive the Benjamin Franklin Medal in Life Sciences tomorrow for his discovery of molecules important in regulating genes.
William Gairdner, of Enshrine Marriage Canada, stated: "Canadians have been lulled into acceptance of same-sex 'marriage' by interventionist courts, biased national media and unscrupulous politicians.
William Henry Temple Gairdner (1873-1928) was a noted Christian missionary in the Muslim world of the generation just prior to Kenneth Cragg.
Mr Clint Hallam, aged 49, is receiving treatment at Perth's Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital for rejection of the hand.
1] Clinical Pathology, Path-Centre, Nedlands Western Australia 6009, Australia, and [2] University Department of Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia 6009, Australia; * author for correspondence: fax 618 93463882, e-mail John.
Peter Thompson of Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital (Australia/New Zealand).