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Optimization of the atmospheric pollution monitoring network at Santiago de Chile
(Elsevier Ltd, 2003)
Environmental pollution is a problem affecting many cities in our planet. Santiago de Chile is one with the worst indices. Because of that, local authorities implemented a few years ago an air quality monitoring network ...
Operational monitoring and evaluation of a compact sanitary wastewater treatment plant: UASB reactor followed by submerged aerated filterAcompanhamento operacional e avaliação de uma estação compacta de tratamento de esgoto sanitário: Reator UASB seguido de filtro aerado submerso
Compact Wastewater Treatment Plants (CWTPs) are a great alternative to implementing decentralized sewage systems that can serve small communities. However, such systems are still poorly used and there is little experience ...
Evaluation of the Omron MX3 Plus monitor for blood pressure measurement in adolescents
This study analyzed the accuracy/agreement of the Omron MX3 monitor on 165 adolescents. Blood pressure was measured by the automatic monitor connected in Y with the mercury column (three consecutive and simultaneous ...
A synthetic control chart for monitoring the process mean and variance
Purpose - The aim of this paper is to present a synthetic chart based on the non-central chi-square statistic that is operationally simpler and more effective than the joint X̄ and R chart in detecting assignable cause(s). ...
Evaluation of Chewing and Swallowing Sensors for Monitoring Ingestive Behavior
(American Scientific Publishers, 2013-03)
Monitoring Ingestive Behavior (MIB) of individuals is of special importance to identify and treat eating patterns associated with obesity and eating disorders. Current methods for MIB require subjects reporting every meal ...
Daytime outpatient versus inpatient video-EEG monitoring for presurgical evaluation in temporal lobe epilepsy
(Lippincott Williams & WilkinsPhiladelphiaEUA, 2002)