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Resilience evaluation of the environmental control and life support system of a spacecraft for deep space travel
In deep space manned travels, the crew life will be totally dependent on the environment control and life support system of the spacecraft. A life-support system for manned missions is a set of technologies to regenerate ...
Conceptual design of cogeneration plants under a resilient design perspective: Resilience metrics and case study
The conceptual design phase is the first step in the design process of an engineering system. Most engineering systems, including cogeneration plants, may and likely will experience some malfunctions during its life cycle. ...
CHALLENGING HEGEMONIC NOTIONS ON RESILIENCE AND INDISCIPLINE AT SCHOOL CONTEXT
(Univ Estado Rio Janeiro, 2016-01-01)
This paper analyses the concept of resilience associated to strategies adopted by adolescents who presents problems regarding indiscipline at school environment, relating their contexts to the dynamics of schooling system ...
PROFILE OF CAREGIVERS OF ELDERLY PEOPLE WITH ALZHEIMER DISEASE ASSOCIATED TO RESILIENCE
(UNIV FEDERAL SANTA CATARINAFLORIANOPOLIS, 2012)
This exploratory and descriptive study described sociodemographic and health variables of caregivers of elderly people with Alzheimer's disease, associating care provided with resilience. Participants were 101 caregivers ...
The role of individuals in the resilience of local medical systems based on the use of medicinal plants – a hypothesis
(Ethnobiology and Conservation, 2013-05)
Some studies in the field of ethnobiology investigate the knowledge and use of biological resources, especially medicinal plants, to infer the resilience of local medical systems. However, little is known about the ...
Resilience in Vulnerable Populations With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Hypertension: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
BACKGROUND: Patients with chronic conditions and limited access to health care experience stressful challenges resulting from the burden of managing both their conditions and their daily life demands. Resilience provides ...
Resilience for disaster risk management in a changing climate: Practitioners’ frames and practices
There is a growing use of resilience ideas within the disaster risk management literature and policy domain. However, few empirical studies have focused on how resilience ideas are conceptualized by practitioners, as ...
Distal extension removable partial denture with resilient attachment connect to an anterior fixed implant-supported prosthesis: a clinical report
Background: Considering the limited qualitative and quantitative bone in the posterior arch, this modality of prosthetic treatment could provide a positive emotional factor reestablished by immovability of the anterior ...
Assessing resilience to climate change in the US cities
In the face of uncertainties associated with climate change, building adaptive capacity and resilience at the community level emerges as an essential and timely element of local planning. However, key social factors that ...
Resilience skills used by front-line workers to assemble precast concrete structures: an exploratory study
(ANTAC - Associação Nacional de Tecnologia do Ambiente Construído, 2017)