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Quality of life X quantity of life: The right to die with dignity protected by the advanced directives institutes
In the last century we have witnessed a great development in medicine. New drugs and sophisticated surgical interventions present the proposal for a long life, almost as a product available on the market. Facing death as ...
Life-cycle inventory for hydroelectric generation: a Brazilian case study
(Elsevier B.V., 2010-01-01)
Representative Life-Cycle Inventories (LCIs) are essential for Life-Cycle Assessments (LCAs) quality and readiness. Because energy is such an important element of LCAs, appropriate LCIs on energy are crucial, and due to ...
An agricultural route of physic nut production - environmental assessment using Life Cycle Inventory.
(In: ENVIRONMENTAL & INTEGRATED ASSESSMENT OF COMPLEX SYSTEMS CONFERENCE, 2011, Montpellier. Book of abstracts... Montpellier, 2011. Poster., 2011)
Life cycle assessment and life cycle cost of sugar plants evaporators
(ESCOLA DE MINAS, 2010)
The evaporators of sugar plants in Brazil have used carbon steel intensively because of it is, a low priced material, which possesses inferior corrosion resistance. The materials more indicated for the substitution of ...
Satisfaction with Life and Food-Related Life in Persons of the Mapuche Ethnic Group in Southern Chile: A Comparative Analysis Using Logit and Probit Models
(SPRINGER, VAN GODEWIJCKSTRAAT 30, 3311 GZ DORDRECHT, NETHERLANDS, 2012)
Quality of life and religious-spiritual coping in palliative cancer care patients
(Univ Sao Paulo, Escola De Enfermagem De Ribeirao Preto, 2017-01-01)
Objectives: to compare the quality of life and religious-spiritual coping of palliative cancer care patients with a group of healthy participants; assess whether the perceived quality of life is associated with the ...
Well-being and life satisfaction in Argentinean adolescents
(Taylor & Francis, 2014-08)
Seligman proposes that well-being can be achieved by three main pathways: thepleasant life or positive emotions, the engaged life, and the meaningful life. The aimsof this study are to investigate the three pathways to ...
Relationship between the domains of the Multidimensional Students’ life Satisfaction Scale, satisfaction with food-related life and happiness in university students Relación entre los dominios de la escala multidimensional de satisfacción con la vida, sat
(Grupo Aula Medica S.A., 2015)
© 2015, Grupo Aula Medica S.A. All rights reserved. Aim: to characterize types of university students based on satisfaction with life domains that affect eating habits, satisfaction with food-related life and subjective ...
The Design of Durable Goods
The use of a durable good is limited by both its physical life and usable life. For example, an electric-car battery can last for five years (physical life) or 100,000 miles (usable life), whichever comes first. We propose ...