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Urban environment interventions linked to the promotion of physical activity: a mixed methods study applied to the urban context of Latin America
This study summarizes the evidence from quantitative systematic reviews that assessed the association between urban environment attributes and physical activity. It also documents sociopolitical barriers and facilitators ...
Glyphosate in Urban Rivers: Environmental and Health Impacts
(External Scientific Advisory Committe (ESAC), 2012)
Ecology and health in Chile. Present and future development Ecología y salud en Chile, desarrollo actual y futuro
In response to the progressive environmental deterioration, the Ecological Society of America has made a proposal, called "Sustainable Biosphere Initiative", to do research, teaching and decision making processes on ...
Building a Data Platform for Cross-Country Urban Health Studies: the SALURBAL Study
(Springer Verlag, 2018)
Studies examining urban health and the environment must ensure comparability of measures across cities and countries. We describe a data platform and process that integrates health outcomes together with physical and social ...
Avaliacao das condicoes de saude bucal dos idosos em um municipio brasileiro
This study assessed the oral health of individuals 60 years or older in the city of Araraquara, Sao Paulo, Brazil, in 1998. Of the 194 people who participated in the study, 91 of them were institutionalized and had an ...