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Individual and social vulnerabilities upon acquiring tuberculosis: a literature systematic review
(BioMed Central, 2014)
Abstract Tuberculosis is a contagious infectious disease mainly caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis that still meets the priority criteria - high magnitude, transcendence and vulnerability - ...
Not the usual suspects: adressing layers of vulnerability
This paper challenges the traditional account of vulnerability in healthcare which conceptualizes vulnerability as a list of identifiable subpopulations. This list of "usual suspects", focusing on groups from lower resource ...
‘Vulnerability’, an Interesting Concept for Public Health: The Case of Older Persons
(Oxford University Press, 2014-07)
Traditional accounts of vulnerability tend to label entire populations as vulnerable. This approach is of limited utility. Instead, this article utilizes a layered approach to vulnerability, identifying multiple vulnerabilities ...
Códices, un tesoro vulnerable
(María Lorena Lozoya Saldaña, 1998-02)
Especies vegetales exóticas y nativas que invaden ecosistemas vulnerables en Cuba
El presente trabajo brinda información sobre las especies vegetales exóticas y nativas que invaden ecosistemas vulnerables en Cuba. The present work provides information on the exotic and native plant species that invade ...
Social Policies, Development Model and Subjectivity of Vulnerable Groups in Chile
This article analyzes the meanings that vulnerable individuals build on State and society, in situations of risk and economic uncertainty. Based in two studies focused on qualitative analysis of interviews with vulnerable ...
Aprovechamiento del caucho pulverizado en el calzado infantil rural colombiano
This document discloses the graduation project that took place over a year and a half to reach the industrial designer degree from the Catholic University of Pereira. They found a industrial design product designed to suit ...
Método AVI (Aquifer Vulnerability Index) para a classificação da vulnerabilidade das águas subterrâneas na região de Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de JaneiroAVI method (Aquifer Vulnerability Index) for groundwater vulnerability classification in Campos dos Goytacazes region, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(Associação Brasileira de Engenharia Sanitária e Ambiental - ABES, 2011)