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Patents, Drug Delivery and Public Health Protection: Health Risk Management for Nanopharmaceuticals
(Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2014)
Distribution of Short-Term and Lifetime Predicted Risks of Cardiovascular Diseases in Peruvian Adults
(Wiley Open Access, 2015)
BACKGROUND: Short-term risk assessment tools for prediction of cardiovascular disease events are widely recommended in clinical practice and are used largely for single time-point estimations; however, persons with low ...
Global Shifts in Cardiovascular Disease, the Epidemiologic Transition, and Other Contributing Factors: Toward a New Practice of Global Health Cardiology
One of the major drivers of change in the practice of cardiology is population change. This article discusses the current debate about epidemiologic transition paired with other ongoing transitions with direct relevance ...
Características da hipertensão arterial em Unidade Básica de Saúde
A cross observational study was achieved about hypertensive patients from the Basic Health Unit in Betel, Paulinia - S.P. assessing blood pressure levels, anthropometric data, biosocial variables, responses to questionaires ...
Sugarcane cutting work, risks, and health effects: a literature review
(Revista De Saude Publica, 2018-01-01)
OBJECTIVE: Describe the main work risks for sugarcane cutters and their effects on workers' health. METHODS: Critical review of articles, with bibliographic research carried out in the PubMed, SciELO Medline, and Lilacs ...
Qualidade da água utilizada para irrigação de hortaliças na região de Botucatu-SP
This work had as objective verifies the water quality used for irrigation by the vegetables producers of Botucatu-SP area. They were interviewed 27 producers that sell vegetables in the street markets of Botucatu. Among ...
The effects of soil pollution and its relation with morbidity in shoreline areas
Soil and subsoil pollution is not only significant in terms of environmental loss, but also a matter of environmental and public health. Solid, liquid and gaseous residues are the major soil contamination agents. They ...