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  1. The land Piedra Alta : A geotectonic unit in the juvenile Paleoproterozoic craton del Rio de la Plata ( Uruguay )

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    Preciozzi, F.; Sanchez Bettucci, L.; Oyhantcabal, P.; Pecoits, E.; Aubet, N.; Peel, E.; Basei, M.

    2003-01-01

    Brazilian Shield (Rio Grande do Sul) where Paleoproterozoic os land, located in the region Western, are covered by Paleozoic sediments of the Paraná Basin. The Neoproterozoic domains develop east of the Precambrian shield of Uruguay. The Exceptions to this comparative correlation are represented by the Campanero Unit and Field Suspect Punta del Este, only identified in Uruguayan territory. The Piedra Alta (Río de la Plata Craton, ss.) Is composed of a complex gneissic-migmatítico plant, essentially composed of porphyritic foliated granitoids interspersed with different types of mafic rocks Paleoproterozoicas Migmatites and, at least in the southern portion, where four metamorphic belts of different degree and extent are interleaved (Montevideo, San Jose, Cerros de San Juan and Arroyo Grande). Granites, granodiorites, and bodies mafic, of different composition, age and location environment are intruding the whole ground. The last magmatic activity is represented by a swarm of dykes aged mafic ca. 1750 - 1790 Ma (Bossi and Pitched, 1991, Halls et al., 2001) and meta tuffs acid intercalated in the Belt of Los Cerros de San Juan whose ages by the method U / Pb located in the vicinity of 1753 ± 5 Ma (Preciozzi et al, in prep.). The Piedra Alta Terrane no evidence of being affected by events tectonotérmicos Neoproterozoic and is separated from the Block Valentines by the shear zone Sarandi del Yi (Preciozzi et al., 1979). From geochronological studies U / Pb, Rb / Sr, K / Ar and Sm / Nd recent, carried out on the rocks Intrusive and Piedra Alta Land gneisses, it has been possible to observe a set of events that They affected the Land

  2. The Dom Feliciano belt and its relations with the craton of the Rio de la Plata and Punta del Este ground-Geology and geochronology

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    Preciozzi, F.; Peel, E.; Sanchez, L.; Basei, M.; Ledesma, J.; Muzio, R.

    2005-01-01

    This research was framed in an interdisciplinary project, whose main objective was to make an approach to the geological, tectonic and geochronological evolution of Dom Feliciano Belt and adjacent land partners, especially the Río de la Plata Craton and Land Punta del Este. As was proposed in the project, special attention to geochronological studies from geological transects lent controlled. This yielded the expected level major step forward, not only with regard to the age of different units, but what makes the establishment of an adequate stratigraphy of them. Similarly, geochemical, petrographic and geochronological studies allowed essentially make geotectonic and geologic correlations with the southern portion of Brazil and the western portion of the land I africanos.lo expand involving more project goals in si.En effect began to manifest as a need to know the evolution of equivalent units both in the southern portion of Brazil and Africa Occidental.Estos fundamentalmnete work with West Africa were made with contributions from CONICYT Project 6009 under Projects Geological Correlation 438, 450 and 478 .this pertimitio exchange ideas with leading scientists worldwide many of whom ended up collaborating with it

  3. Gravimetric study on the western edge of the Rio de La Plata craton

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    Rame, G; Miro, R

    2010-01-01

    This work is about the gravimetric study on the western edge of the Rio de la Plata craton which belongs to the Gondwana fragment in the south of Brazil, Uruguay and central eastern of Argentina. The work consisted of a survey of 332 gravimetric and topographic stations extended from the western edge of the Sierra Chica de Cordoba up to 200 km east on the pampas. The gravity values observed (gobs) were obtained using a LaCoste §Rom berg gravimeter G-961 and 200T Sodin both with 0.01 mGal, referred to IGSN71 (International Gravity Standardization Net 1971) network

  4. Mesoproterozoic evolution of the Rio de la Plata Craton in Uruguay: at the heart of Rodinia?

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    Gaucher, Claudio; Frei, Robert; Chemale, Farid

    2011-01-01

    Mesoproterozoic volcanosedimentary units and tectonic events occurring in the Ri´o de la Plata Craton (RPC) are reviewed. A belt consisting of volcanosedimentary successions exhibiting greenschist-facies metamorphism is exposed in the eastern RPC (Nico Pe´rez Terrane) in Uruguay. The Parque UTE...... and top, and Conophyton-bearing limestones and massive dolostones in the middle. A U–Pb LA-ICP MS zircon age of 1,433 ± 6 Ma is reported here for lapilli-tuffs at the base of the Mina Verdu´n Group (Cerro de las Vi´boras Formation). This age shows that the Mina Verdu´n Group immediately postdates...... the Sarandi´ del Yi´ megashear. We report a U–Pb LA-ICP MS zircon age (upper intercept) of 3,096 ± 45 Ma for metatonalites of the La China Complex (Nico Pe´rez Terrane), which yield a lower intercept age of 1,252 Ma. A proto-Andean, Mesoproterozoic belt is envisaged to account for abundant Mesoproterozoic...

  5. EKA urbanistika osakond / Lilia del Rio

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    Rio, Lilia del

    2006-01-01

    Lilia del Rio magistritöö "Beyond the player's manual / Mänguõpetus edasijõudnutele. Experiencing the world (and the city) as a playground / Kogedes maailma (ja linna) mänguväljakuna". Juhendaja Andres Kurg

  6. Detrital zircons from samples of five Neo proterozoic sandstone units deposited on Uruguay and Argentina: about evolution of paleographic Rio de la Plata craton

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    Gaucher, C.; Poire, D.G.; Pamoukaghlian, K.; Gomez Peral, L.; Finney, S.; Valencia, V.; Blanco, G.

    2007-01-01

    We report U-Pb ages of detrital zircons from samples of five Neoproterozoic sandstone units deposited on the Rio de la Plata Craton (RPC) in Uruguay and Argentina. Quartz-arenites of the Piedras de Afilar Formation show typical Transamazonian ages, with peaks at 2.00-2.07, 1.87 and 1.78 Ga. However, the most important zircon population is Mesoproterozoic, showing maxima at 1.49, 1.35, 1.25 and 1.0 Ga. Zircons recovered from two sandstone levels in the Arroyo del Soldado Group (Yerbal and Cerros San Francisco formations) are mostly Archean in age, with maxima at 3.2 and 2.7 Ga. Palaeoproterozoic zircons are also prominent in this unit, with peaks at 2.45 and 2.18, with the latter a typical Transamazonian age. Two samples from the Sierras Bayas Group in Tandilia (Argentina) show different age spectra. Sandstones of the Villa Monica Formation show a unimodal zircon population of Transamazonian age (peak at 2.13 Ga). Sandstones of the Cerro Largo Formation are characterized by a dominant Transamazonian zircon population (peaks at 2.15, 2.0 and 1.79), but also important Archean-lowermost Palaeoproterozoic (3.33, 2.99, 2.7, 2.47 Ga) and Mesoproterozoic peaks (1.55, 1.23 and 1.06). The abundance of Mesoproterozoic detrital zircons is surprising. A proto-Andean, Mesoproterozoic belt is suggested as the source of the Mesoproterozoic detritus. Archean rocks of the RPC crop out only in the Nico Perez Terrane in Uruguay, suggesting that the Nico Perez Terrane was much closer to Tandilia than it is today. The sinistral reactivation of the Sarandi del Yi Shear Zone in the Cambrian, as a result of tangential collision of the Cuchilla Dionisio-Pelotas Terrane, may explain this observations. The absence of Neoproterozoic zircons shows that the studied units were deposited in a stable continental margin opening to the East and South. These Neoproterozoic basins had obviously no contribution whatsoever from Brasiliano-Pan African belts, supporting the idea of Cambrian terrane

  7. Vigilando la Calidad del Agua de los Grandes Rios de la Nacion: El Programa NASQAN del Rio Grande (Rio Bravo del Norte)

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    Lurry, Dee L.; Reutter, David C.; Wells, Frank C.; Rivera, M.C.; Munoz, A.

    1998-01-01

    La Oficina del Estudio Geologico de los Estados Unidos (U.S. Geological Survey, 0 USGS) ha monitoreado la calidad del agua de la cuenca del Rio Grande (Rio Bravo del Norte) desde 1995 como parte de la rediseiiada Red Nacional para Contabilizar la Calidad del Agua de los Rios (National Stream Quality Accounting Network, o NASOAN) (Hooper and others, 1997). EI programa NASOAN fue diseiiado para caracterizar las concentraciones y el transporte de sedimento y constituyentes quimicos seleccionados, encontrados en los grandes rios de los Estados Unidos - incluyendo el Misisipi, el Colorado y el Columbia, ademas del Rio Grande. En estas cuatro cuencas, el USGS opera actualmente (1998) una red de 40 puntos de muestreo pertenecientes a NASOAN, con un enfasis en cuantificar el flujo en masa (la cantidad de material que pasa por la estacion, expresado en toneladas por dial para cada constituyente. Aplicacando un enfoque consistente, basado en la cuantificacion de flujos en la cuenca del Rio Grande, el programa NASOAN esta generando la informacion necesaria para identificar fuentes regionales de diversos contaminantes, incluyendo sustancias qui micas agricolas y trazas elementos en la cuenca. EI efecto de las grandes reservas en el Rio Grande se puede observar segun los flujos de constituyentes discurren a 10 largo del rio. EI analisis de los flujos de constituyentes a escala de la cuenca proveera los medios para evaluar la influencia de la actividad humana sobre las condiciones de calidad del agua del Rio Grande.

  8. The Dom Feliciano belt (Brazil-Uruguay)and its fore land (Rio de la Plata Craton): framework, tectonic evolution and correlations with similar terranes of southwestern Africa

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    Basei, M.; Siga, O.; Masquelin, H.; Harara, O.; Reis Neto, J.; Preciozzi, F.

    2000-01-01

    The Dom Feliciano Belt (DFB) stretches for ca. 1,200 km along southeastern Brazil and eastern Uruguay, with an average width of 150 km. From its northern limit in Santa Catarina to its termination m Uruguay, DFB is internally organized according three crustal segments characterized, from southeast to northwest, by a Granitoid belt (calci-alkaline to alkaline granitoid rocks deformed to different degrees); a Schist belt (volcano-sedimentary rocks metamorphosed from green schist to amphibolite facies), and a Fore land belt (sedimentary and anchimetamorphic volcanic rocks), the latter situated between the Schist belt and the old western terranes. Despite discontinuously covered by younger sediments, the continuity of these three segments is suggested by the similar lithotypes and structural characteristics, as well as by the gravimetric geophysical signature.In this work, DBF is interpreted as the product of successive subduction s and collisions related to the agglutination of different terranes generated or intensely reworked from the Neoproterozoic to the Cambrian, during the Brasiliano and Rio Doce orogenesis, with maximum time starting at 900 Ma (opening of the Adamastor Ocean) and ending at 530 Ma (deformation of the fore land basins) related to the tecto no-magmatic events associated with the formation of the Western Gondwana.Besides the Neoproterozoic DFB and its fore land, the Rio de la Plata Craton and the Luis Alves Microplate, constituted by Paleoproterozoic gneissic-migmatitic rocks, two other tectonic units can be recognized in southeastern Brazil and eastern Uruguay: the Sao Gabriel Block (RS) where Neoproterozoic juvenile material can be characterized in regional scale (in great part associated with an island are), and the Punta del Este Terrane, which presents, in southern Uruguay, an ortho gneiss basement with ages around 1,000 Ma and a meta sedimentary cover (Rocha Group), which can correspond in the South-American portion, to the Namaqua and Gariep

  9. Identification of thermotectonics events by 40Ar/39Ar methodology, in Jauru, Pontes e Lacerda and Rio Alegre Terrane - southwest portion of Amazon Craton

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    Paulo, Valeria Guimaraes de

    2005-01-01

    The southwest portion of Amazon Craton, subject of these work, correspond to the southwest region of Mato Grosso State and is inserted on Rio Negro-Juruena, Rondoniana-San Ignacio and Sunsas-Aguapei geochronologic Provinces. This region is surrounded by three big terranes: Jauru, Pontes e Lacerda and Rio Alegre. The main aim of this study is to use the ages of termochronologic events obtained by 40 Ar/ 39 Ar methodology, including data of literature, to contribute with the study of the geotectonic evolution on this region. Twenty samples were analyzed and 40 Ar/ 39 Ar ages found for the Jauru Terrane vary of 1539 ± 3 Ma to 1338 ± 3 Ma, for the Pontes e Lacerda Terrane the interval obtained was of 946,1 ± 0,8 Ma to 890 ± 2 Ma and for Rio Alegre Terrane the ages are between 1407 ± 3 Ma to 1321 ± 2 Ma. U/Pb, Rb/Sr and Sm/Nd data from previous works, together with 40 Ar/ 39 Ar results allowed to obtain cooling average rates to each terrane. The Jauru Terrane units cooling age is equivalent to 1,52 Ga. The cooling average rates found to Alto Jauru Greenstone belt rocks is 2,4 deg C - 1,0 Ma and to Magmatic Arc Cachoeirinha is 10,8 deg C - 1,0 Ma. Stabilization age obtained for Pontes and Lacerda Terrane is about 900 Ma coherent with the cooling age of the Sunsas Aguapei Event (1,0 - 0,9 Ga) and cooling average rates calculate were the lower, equivalent to 1,0 deg C - 1,0 Ma. Cooling age found in Rio Alegre Terrane was 1,35 Ga, possibility correspond to collision age these terrane with Amazonian protoCraton and cooling average rates of 5,0 deg C - 1,0 Ma. Finally, younger age found of 900 Ma, coherent to the Sunsas - Aguapei Event, probably represent the last regional event that affected these rocks, characterizing the stabilization period of the southwest portion of Amazon Craton. (author)

  10. Magnetic studies and U Pb geochronology of the Uruguayan dyke swarm, Rio de la Plata craton, Uruguay: paleomagnetic and economic implications

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    Halls, Henry C.; Campal, Nestor; Davis, Don W.; Bossi, Jorge

    2001-09-01

    A U-Pb age on baddeleyite of 1790±5 Ma has been obtained from a single dyke of the Uruguayan tholeiitic dyke swarm from the Rio de la Plata craton. Palaeomagnetic results from this and 10 other dykes yield two components, one (A) has the following paleomagnetic parameters: declination=12°, inclination=-16°, α95=7°, latitude of paleopole=61°, longitude=-31°, dp=4°, dm=7°, paleolatitude=-8°, whereas another (B), about 20° steeper, has a direction closer to the present Earth's field direction in Uruguay. Neither magnetisation is considered primary, although the A component may represent a composite between B and a primary component. A field test for the primary nature of the remanences was inconclusive, and no primary pole positions of similar age from other South American cratons are available for comparison. The magnetic results demonstrate that darker-coloured andesite dykes that are sought for facing and monument stone (as 'black granite') can be easily differentiated from more andesi-basaltic, lighter coloured, less valuable dykes of the same swarm, using aeromagnetic data. The results suggest that a high resolution airborne magnetic survey could constitute an important exploration tool for the Uruguayan 'black granite' industry.

  11. Paso del Aguilo : Jarre de type Rio Verde Poli

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    Michelet , Dominique

    1981-01-01

    Zone IV, site n°2. Las Colaciones, Paso del Aguila, municipio Armadillo, San Luis Potosi.Jarre à deux petites anses latérales sous le col, du type Rio Verde Poli. Engobe brun-beige poli. Hauteur totale 13 centimètres. Collection particulière Paso del Aguila.

  12. Geochemistry of komatiites and basalts from the Rio das Velhas and Pitangui greenstone belts, São Francisco Craton, Brazil: Implications for the origin, evolution, and tectonic setting

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    Verma, Sanjeet K.; Oliveira, Elson P.; Silva, Paola M.; Moreno, Juan A.; Amaral, Wagner S.

    2017-07-01

    The Neoarchean Rio das Velhas and Pitangui greenstone belts are situated in the southern São Francisco Craton, Minas Gerais, Brazil. These greenstone belts were formed between ca. 2.79-2.73 Ga, and consist mostly of mafic to ultramafic volcanics and clastic sediments, with minor chemical sediments and felsic volcanics that were metamorphosed under greenschist facies. Komatiites are found only in the Rio das Velhas greenstone belt, which is composed of high-MgO volcanic rocks that have been identified as komatiites and high-Mg basalts, based on their distinctive geochemical characteristics. The Rio das Velhas komatiites are composed of tremolite + actinolite + serpentine + albite with a relict spinifex-texture. The Rio das Velhas komatiites have a high magnesium content ((MgO)adj ≥ 28 wt.%), an Al-undepleted Munro-type [(Al2O3/TiO2)adj and (CaO/Al2O3)adj] ratio ranging from 27 to 47 and 0.48 to 0.89, relatively low abundances of incompatible elements, a depletion of light rare earth elements (LREE), a pattern of non-fractionated heavy rare- earth elements (HREE), and a low (Gd/Yb)PM ratio (≤ 1.0). Negative Ce anomalies suggest that alteration occurred during greenschist facies metamorphism for the komatiites and high-Mg basalts. The low [(Gd/Yb)PM 18] and high HREE, Y, and Zr content suggest that the Rio das Velhas komatiites were derived from the shallow upper mantle without garnet involvement in the residue. The chemical compositions [(Al2O3/TiO2)adj, (FeO)adj, (MgO)adj, (CaO/Al2O3)adj, Na, Th, Ta, Ni, Cr, Zr, Y, Hf, and REE] indicate that the formation of the komatiites, high-Mg basalts and basalts occurred at different depths and temperatures in a heterogeneous mantle. The komatiites and high-Mg basalts melted at liquidus temperatures of 1450-1550 °C. The Pitangui basalts are enriched in the highly incompatible LILE (large-ion lithophile elements) relative to the moderately incompatible HFS (high field strength) elements. The Zr/Th ratio ranging from 76 to

  13. The basement of the Punta de Este Terrane: A meso proterozoic heritage at the eastern border of Rio de La Plata craton

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    Preciozzi, F.; Peel, E.; Sanchez, L.; Basei, M.

    2005-01-01

    U-Pb zircon ages between 1000 and 900 Ma corresponding to the nuclei of zircon crystals extracted from the basement of the Punta del Este Terrane (Eastern Uruguay) allowed the correlation of the protoliths of this domain with rocks attributed to the Namaqua Belt in Southwestern Africa. SHRIMP ages obtained for the ortho gneissic rocks allowed to place at ca. 750 Ma the generations of gneisses and migmatites. Differently from what occurred in Africa, reworking of this crustal segment during the Brasiliano-Pan african orogenesis was very intense, reaching the granulite facies around 640Ma. Acid volcanic and volcaniclastic rocks (Sierra de Aguirre Formation) with ages around 570 Ma, late sedimentary basins (San Carlos Formation) and post-tectonic granitoids (Santa Teresa and José Ignacio batholith s) mark the end of the events related with the Brasiliano/Pan-African orogenesis. The final collision between the Punta del Este Terrane and the western domains represented by the Dom Feliciano Belt and the Río de La Plata Craton may have occurred at around 535 Ma

  14. RASGOS GEOGRÁFICOS DEL VALLE DEL RIO AGRIO INFERIOR.

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    Celia Torren

    1993-12-01

    Full Text Available El presente artículo es una síntesis del trabajo "Rasgos Geográficos del Valle del Río Agrio Inferior, el cual es un estudio de base para el conocimiento de la geografía de la región: - apoyando el esfuerzo que está realizando la población del área para lograr una identidad propia y una definitiva integración al contexto provincial; - aportando al proyecto "Rescate Arqueológico en Quili Malal, Neuquén" (subsidiado por CONICET y UNESCO, cuya dirección está a cargo de la profesora Susana Rodríguez de la U.N.C., a través de la confección del mapa geomorfológico del área; y - contribuyendo a los estudios que resultan necesarios ante la construcción de una obra hidroeléctrica de la magnitud de "El Chihuido I", emprendimiento que será llevado a cabo por Agua y Energía eléctrica de la Nación. Los límites del área estudiada fueron establecidos teniendo en cuenta el área del valle inferior del Río Agrio que será completamente inundada por el futuro embalse de la represa "El Chihuido I", a emplazarse 5,5 Km aguas abajo de la confluencia de los ríos Agrio y Neuquén. Además de esta área de afectación directa se tomó también una zona de perilago estrechamente vinculada a la anterior. De esta manera los límites este y oeste quedaron establecidos por la confluencia de los ríos antes mencionados y la localidad de Bajada del Agrio, respectivamente.

  15. Western cratonic domain in Uruguay: geochronology

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    Preciozzi, F.; Peel, F.; Muzio, R.; Ledesma, J.; Guerequiz, R.

    2009-01-01

    In this article has been studied the Western cratonic in Uruguay are divided into three major units: Piedra Alta Terrane, Valentines Block and Pavas Terrane. Piedra Alta Terrane has of evidence of Neo proterozoic orogenesis . Sarandi del Yi -Arroyo Solis Grande shear zone separate, it from Valentine block . Valentine Block separate it from Pavas terrane by Cueva del Tigre shear zone

  16. Rhyacian evolution of the eastern São Luís Craton: petrography, geochemistry and geochronology of the Rosário Suite

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    Bruna Karine Correa Nogueira

    Full Text Available ABSTRACT: The São Luís Cráton comprises an area between northeast Pará state and northwest Maranhão that exposes Paleoproterozoic granitic suites and meta-volcanosedimentary sequences. In the east of this geotectonic unit, about 70 km south of São Luís, there is a portion of the São Luís Craton, represented by the intrusive Rosario Suite (RS. This work is focused on rocks of this suite, including petrographic, lithochemical and geochronological studies to understand the crustal evolution of these granitoid rocks. The rock spectrum varies from tonalitic to granodioritic, quartz dioritic and granitic compositions, and there are partial structural and mineralogical changes related to deformation along transcurrent shear zones. The geochemical studies show granitic metaluminous compositions of the calc-alkaline series with I-type affinity typical of magmatic arc. Rare earth elements show marked fractionation and slight Eu positive or negative anomalies (Eu/Eu* = 0.82 to 1.1. Zircon U-Pb data provided consistent ages of 2165 ± 7 Ma, 2170 ± 7 Ma, 2170 ± 7 Ma, 2161 ± 4 Ma and 2175 ± 8 Ma, dating emplacement of these granitoids as Paleoproterozoic (Rhyacian. Sm-Nd isotopic data provided model ages (TDM of 2.21 to 2.31 Ga with positive values of εNd +1.9 to +3.2 (t = 2.17 Ga, indicating predominantly Rhyacian crustal sources for the parental magmas, similar to those ones found in other areas of the São Luís Craton. The data, integrated with published geological and geochronological information, indicate the occurrence of an important continental crust formation event in this area. The Paleoproterozoic evolution between 2.17 and 2.15 Ga is related to the Transamazonian orogeny. The granitoids of the Rosario Suite represent the main phase of continental arc magmatism that has continuity in other parts of the São Luís Craton and can be correlated with Rhyacian accretionary magmatism in the northwestern portion of the Amazonian Craton that

  17. Electromagnetically Inferred Structure of the Caja del Rio Plateau, New Mexico

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    Layton, M. E.; Speed, C.; Shukla, M.; Vila, A.; Chon, E.; Kitamikado, C.; Feucht, D. W.; Bedrosian, P.; Pellerin, L.

    2016-12-01

    Magnetotelluric (MT) and transient electromagnetic (TEM) data were acquired by students from the Summer of Applied Geophysical Experience (SAGE) to construct structural models in and around the Caja del Rio Plateau, New Mexico. The Caja del Rio is located on the La Bajada-Jemez constriction that separates the Española and Santa Domingo basins in the Rio Grande Rift. The Rio Grande Rift, the result of tectonic extensional forces, extends approximately north-south across northern New Mexico. MT data collected in 2016 were merged with that from previous years to make up an 11 km north line and a 16 km south line extending from the west side of the Caja Del Rio to the east off the plateau in the Old Buckman Road area. The resistivity distributions revealed in one-dimensional (1-D) and two-dimensional (2-D) inverse models show some robust features. Models of the north are interpreted as a top resistive layer (convention) point in the northwest direction towards the conductive Valles Caldera. The MT models are consistent with geologic interpretations of the stratigraphic units. In addition, models disclose an additional conductive layer below the basement that we interpret as the mid-crustal conductor. Transient electromagnetic (TEM) data were collected in seven locations atop the Caja del Rio plateau in an attempt to identify the basal contact of the Cerros del Rio volcanic field, which, in turn, allow for the thickness of these basaltic and andesitic deposits to be mapped across the plateau. One-dimensional inverse models produced from the TEM data were aligned and interpreted geologically. A resistive ( 1000 ohm-m) unit, interpreted to represent the Cerros del Rio volcanics, thickens from 70m to 175m from southeast to northwest. The volcanics are overlain by a thin conductor, interpreted as weathered material. The resistive body is underlain by a thicker conductor, interpreted as sedimentary rocks of the Tertiary-aged Santa Fe Group.

  18. CARACTERÍSTICAS DE LA CUENCA BAJA DEL RIO SEGUNDO

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    Morera Castro, Gerardo

    2011-01-01

    En este documento se representan las características naturales de la Cuenca Baja del río Segundo, especialmente características hidrográficas, climáticas y usos del suelo.   La cuenca ubicada en la Región Central de Costa Rica, tiene todas las dificultades inherentes a los procesos de usos intensivos del suelo, de urbanización e industrialización.  Desde la cuenca alta con procesos de deforestación y uso inadecuado del suelo hasta su cuenca con procesos urbanos e industriales sin contron ni p...

  19. Paso del Aguilo : bol hémisphérique type Rio Verde Poli

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    Michelet , Dominique

    1981-01-01

    Zone IV, site n°2. Las Colaciones, Paso del Aguila, municipio Armadillo, San Luis Potosi.Bol "hémisphérique" profond du type Rio Verde poli. Engobe brun clair. 3 pieds en bouton à peine esquissés. Hauteur totale 7 centimètres. Diamètre de l'ouverture 11,5 centimètres. Collection particulière. Paso del Aguila.

  20. Dose for background radioactivity in areas with high radioactivity levels in the Pinar del Rio province

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    Alcaide Orpi, J.; Oliveira Acosta, J.; Valdes Hernadez, G.M.; Leal Ramirez, M.R.; Blanco Jorrin, N.

    1998-01-01

    The objective the work is to know the areas with high natural radiation doses, for they were used it the data obtained by the studies it has more than enough favorability for radioactive minerals carried out in different regions to the Pinar del Rio province in the 1986 to 1993 years and the doses calculations they were carried out according to the effective methodology

  1. Geology, geochemistry, and geochronology (U-Pb) of the Rio Fortuna Gneiss - Serra do Bau intrusive Suite - Paragua Terrane SW Amazonian Craton

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    Faria, Debora Almeida; Ruiz, Amarildo Salina; Matos, Joao Batista; Sousa, Maria Zelia Aguiar de; Lima, Gabrielle Aparecida de [Research Group on Crustal and Tectonic Evolution, Guapore, RS (Brazil); Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso (ICET/UFMT), Cuiaba, MT (Brazil). Instituto de Ciencias Exatas e da Terra; Inst. Nacional de Ciencia e Tecnologia de Geociencias da Amazonia (GEOCIAM), Belem, PA (Brazil); Moacir Jose Buenano Macambira, E-mail: defaal.debora@gmail.com, E-mail: gabilimagel@gmail.com, E-mail: asruiz@gmail.com, E-mail: jmatos@ufmt.br, E-mail: prof.mzaguiar@gmail.com, E-mail: moamac@ufpa.br [Research Group on Crustal and Tectonic Evolution, Guapore, RS (Brazil); Universidade Federal do Para (UFPA), Belem, PA (Brazil)

    2014-07-01

    The Rio Fortuna Gneiss crops out in the Serra Santa Barbara, near the Fortuna military headquarters, on the Brazil-Bolivia border. These orthogneisses are located in a portion of the Paragua terrain affected by the Sunsas Orogeny (1.0-0.9 Ga.). They are classified as monzo to granodiorite orthogneisses and underwent at least three episodes of deformation. The U-Pb zircon age of 1,711 ± 13 Ma obtained by laser ablation MC-ICP-MS is interpreted as the crystallization age of this orthogneiss. Geochemically, these rocks form a sequence comprising acidic subalkaline magmatism, calc-alkalic-type high-K, and metaluminous to peraluminous. (author)

  2. El tifo exantematico en la hoya del rio Cauca

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    Luis Patiño Camargo

    1942-07-01

    que me confió el Gobierno de visitar la ciudad de Aguadas y municipios vecinos del Departamento de Caldas y fijar el diagnóstico de una enfermedad febril epidémica, de elevada morbilidad, que de largos años viene azotando eas comarcas y constituyendo grave problema para la economía y la salubridad pública.

  3. Vulnerabilidad en la cuenca alta del rio Lerma

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    Cedeño Valdiviezo, Alberto; Torres Lima, Pablo

    2013-01-01

    La subcuenca Alta del Río Lerma en el Estado de México, importante abastecedor de agua para la Ciudad de México, ha estado expuesta a una fuerte contaminación en los últimos años, misma que ha tenido como consecuencia el Cambio Climático y los consecuentes problemas de salud pública que se están manifestando de diferentes maneras. No obstante, el Estado Mexicano insiste en seguir apoyando a empresas trasnacionales asociadas al cultivo de transgénicos, producción de plaguicidas, pesticidas y P...

  4. Summary of a Gas Transport Tracer Test in the Deep Cerros Del Rio Basalts, Mesita del Buey, Los Alamos NM.

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    Stauffer, Philip H. [Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States); Rahn, Thomas A. [Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States); Ortiz, John Philip [Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States); Salazar, Larry Joseph [Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States); Boukhalfa, Hakim [Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States); Snyder, Emily Elisabeth [Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)

    2018-01-16

    Here we describe results from a tracer test in the Cerros del Rio basalt beneath Mesita del Buey, Technical Area 54 (TA-54) at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL or the Laboratory). This report follows from plans outlined in our previous Tracer Test Work Plan (LANL 2016). These activities were conducted by LANL to further characterize subsurface properties of the Cerros del Rio basalts at Material Disposal Area (MDA) L (Figure 1.1-1). The work presented follows from the “Interim Measures Work Plan for Soil-Vapor Extraction of Volatile Organic Compounds from Material Disposal Area L, Technical Area 54, Revision 1,” submitted to the New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) in September 2014 (LANL 2014). Remediation of the MDA L vapor plume by soil-vapor extraction (SVE) is recommended as part of the final remedy in the “Corrective Measures Evaluation Report for Material Disposal Area L, Solid Waste Management Unit 54-006, at Technical Area 54, Revision 2” to meet a remedial action objective of preventing groundwater from being impacted above a regulatory standard by the transport of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) to groundwater through soil vapor (LANL 2011).

  5. Trans-Amazonian U-Th-Pb monazite ages and P-T-d exhumation paths of garnet-bearing leucogranite and migmatitic country rock of the southeastern Tandilia belt, Rio de la Plata craton in Argentina

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    Martínez, Juan Cruz; Massonne, Hans-Joachim; Frisicale, María Cristina; Dristas, Jorge A.

    2017-03-01

    A garnet-bearing leucogranite and two country rocks from the Transamazonian Tandilia belt of the Rio de la Plata craton were studied in detail. The leucogranite contains garnet with homogeneous composition of pyr6(gros + andr)2spes5alm87. In a garnet-biotite migmatite, the core and rim compositions of garnet are pyr1.7(gros + andr)5spes5.6alm87.7 and pyr1.2(gros + andr)5.5spes6.7alm86.6, respectively. These compositions in a sillimanite-garnet-muscovite migmatite are pyr4(gros + andr)2.7spes2.7alm90.6 and pyr2.7(gros + andr)4spes3.2alm90.1, respectively. We used this information to decipher the P-T evolution of the rocks applying P-T and T-H2O pseudosections with the PERPLE_X computer software package taking into consideration deformational microstructures. The leucogranite records an isothermal decompression from 5.3 to 3.8 kbar at 665 °C. The garnet-biotite migmatite was exhumed from 5.5 kbar at 630 °C to 4.3 kbar at 615 °C and the sillimanite-garnet-muscovite migmatite from supersolidus conditions of 670 °C and 3.6 kbar to 625 °C at 2.4 kbar. Late andalusite formed in this rock. Seventy four analyses of 28 monazite grains of the country rocks yielded three groups of U-Th-Pb ages which were related to a collisional event (I: ca. 2.13-2.14 Ga.), a postcollisional thermal overprint (II: ca. 2.01 Ga) and slow cooling of the orogen (III: 1.80-1.90 Ga). Inherited ages of 2.28 and 2.25 Ga could refer to an early accretionary stage of the orogen. An age of 2.41 Ga indicates the presence of recycled Siderian continental crust. Synkinematic crystallization of melts and the subsolidus development of an S2-foliation, demonstrated by deformational microstructures, occurred during the exhumation of the studied area from depths of 18 km to 8 km in the time interval 2.01-1.90 Ga.

  6. Mesohabitats, fish assemblage composition, and mesohabitat use of the Rio Grande silvery minnow over a range of seasonal flow regimes in the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo del Norte, in and near Big Bend National Park, Texas, 2010-11

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    Moring, J. Bruce; Braun, Christopher L.; Pearson, Daniel K.

    2014-01-01

    In 2010–11, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, evaluated the physical characteristics and fish assemblage composition of mapped river mesohabitats at four sites on the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo del Norte (hereinafter Rio Grande) in and near Big Bend National Park, Texas. The four sites used for the river habitat study were colocated with sites where the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has implemented an experimental reintroduction of the Rio Grande silvery minnow (Hybognathus amarus), a federally listed endangered species, into part of the historical range of this species. The four sites from upstream to downstream are USGS station 08374340 Rio Grande at Contrabando Canyon near Lajitas, Tex. (hereinafter the Contrabando site), USGS station 290956103363600 Rio Grande at Santa Elena Canyon, Big Bend National Park, Tex. (hereinafter the Santa Elena site), USGS station 291046102573900 Rio Grande near Ranger Station at Rio Grande Village, Tex. (hereinafter the Rio Grande Village site), and USGS station 292354102491100 Rio Grande above Stillwell Crossing near Big Bend National Park, Tex. (hereinafter the Stillwell Crossing site).

  7. Evoluzione del paesaggio e insediamento nel bacino del Rio Posada. Indagini geoarcheologiche

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    French, Charles; Sulas, Federica; Melis, Rita T.

    2017-01-01

    New geoarchaeological investigations provide the first local, environmental records concerning the long-term history of the Rio Posada basin in eastern Sardinia. In this article, we present some preliminary findings of field research and laboratory analyses and propose an environmental sequence...

  8. Evaluación hidrogeológica del acuífero del rio Tecoripa, Sonora, México

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    Eva Lourdes Vega Granillo.

    2014-12-01

    Full Text Available La presente evaluación hidrogeológica tiene el propósito de apoyar a los municipios de Tecoripa y Suaqui Grande para resolver la problemática que enfrentan respecto a la escasez de agua, reflejado, en el abatimiento de sus acuíferos y en los bajos escurrimientos superficiales. La evaluación incluyo información previa y genero nuevos datos sobre geología, geofísica, hidrología superficial e hidrogeología. Para conocer las condiciones del subsuelo, se aplicaron las técnicas de prospección geofísica de resistividad eléctrica y gravimetría. Se elaboró un modelo de 3 a 5 capas, siendo la cobertura aluvial del Rio Tecoripa la más importante, para el almacenamiento de agua subterránea desde el sitio La Cortina hasta Suaqui Grande, con espesores que varían de los 4.0 a los 20.0 m. El basamento está representado por el Grupo Baucarit, con espesores de decenas a cientos de metros, es improductivo desde el punto de vista geo hidrológico. Los cálculos hidrológicos muestran que la evapotranspiración representa el 87% de la lluvia, el escurrimiento el 12% y el resto ocurre como infiltración o recarga al acuífero. Se concluye que el volumen infiltrado no es suficiente para los usos que se realizan en el Acuífero del Rio Tecoripa, por lo que se recomienda se realicen obras hidráulicas de recarga artificial.

  9. Indicadores de desempeño del sistema de riego del Rio Dulce, Santiago del Estero, Argentina

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    Prieto, D.; Angella, G.; Angueira, M.C.; Pérez Carrera, A.; Moscuzza, C.

    2005-01-01

    Mucha atención se ha puesto en el estudio del desempeño de los sistemas de riego a partir de la década de 1990, al tomarse conciencia de los bajos resultados de muchos de ellos, y su impacto ambiental negativo. El Sistema de Riego del Río Dulce en Santiago del Estero (PRD), no es la excepción,

  10. CAMBIO DE COBERTURA Y USO DEL SUELO EN LA CUENCA DEL RIO MOLOLOA, NAYARIT

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    Full Text Available Los cambios de cobertura y uso del suelo se han reconocido en muchos países como una de las principales causas de deterioro ambiental, por ello están ubicados en el centro de la investigación ambiental y representan un punto importante en diferentes ámbitos como medio para entender los mecanismos de este proceso de deterioro y guía para la toma razo- nable de decisiones sobre el uso del territorio. En el estado de Nayarit, la cuenca del río Mo- loloa ha proveído de un conjunto de bienes y servicios a las localidades que involucra; des- afortunadamente, esta relación ha repercutido en un deterioro acelerado de sus recursos na- turales. En este trabajo se analizan los cambios de cobertura y uso del suelo en la cuenca del río Mololoa, entre 1995 y 2005, a partir de la interpretación de ortofotos digitales y manejo de la información en un SIG. Los resultados muestran que el paisaje de la cuenca está dominado en 83.01% por la vegetación natural y tierras de cultivo. La dinámica de cambio está centrada en los tipos de cobertura “vegetación natural” y “construcciones”, la primera disminuye a una tasa de 41.67 ha/año, y la segunda, aumenta 74.86 ha/año. La tasa de deforestación de los bosques y selvas de la región fue de 0.1 y 0.36%, menor a las reportadas por diferentes autores a nivel nacional y estatal.

  11. 75 FR 39668 - Notice of Availability of Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Rio del Oro...

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    2010-07-12

    ... Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Rio del Oro Specific Plan Project, in Sacramento County, CA... Street, Room 1480, Sacramento, CA 95814-2922, or via e-mail to [email protected] . FOR... available for review by appointment only at USACE, Sacramento District, 1325 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814...

  12. Propuesta para vincular la actividad turística al proceso de gestión del desarrollo local en Minas de Matahambre, Pinar del Rio

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    Páez Vives, Nelia María; Pérez Hernández, Iverilys

    2016-01-01

    El artículo aborda el vínculo actividad turística al proceso de gestión del desarrollo local en el municipio Minas de Matahambre de la de Provincia Pinar del Rio. Su ejecución se basó en elevar la calidad de vida de los habitantes de las comunidades, en función de dinamizar el proceso de desarrollo social de las localidades, incorporando la actividad turística al sistema productivo local. Esta investigación se realiza a partir de un proyecto de Revitalización y Conservación del patrimonio his...

  13. How to make a craton

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    Lee, C.; Chin, E. J.; Erdman, M.; Gaschnig, R. M.; Lederer, G. W.; Savage, P. S.; Zhong, S.; Zincone, S.

    2013-12-01

    Most Archean cratons are underlain by long-lived 200-300 km thick thermal boundary layers, significantly thicker than oceanic boundary layers, which eventually subduct. The longevity of cratons is perplexing because cold thermal boundary layers should be gravitationally unstable or should thermally erode with time. However, it is agreed that thermal contraction of the cratonic root is compensated by intrinsic compositional buoyancy due to extreme melt depletion. This melt depletion is also thought to have dehydrated the peridotitic residue, strengthening the cratonic mantle, making it resistant to thermo-mechanical erosion. Exactly how cratonic mantle arrives at this chemically buoyant and dehydrated state is unknown. Possible scenarios include formation by melting within a large plume head, accretion of oceanic lithosphere, and accretion of sub-arc mantle. The high degrees of melting would seem to imply formation in hot plume heads, but low Al and heavy rare earth element contents suggest formation in the spinel stability field, implying formation at shallower depths than their current equilibration pressures. We present a new thermobarometer designed to estimate the average melting pressures and temperatures of residual peridotites using whole rock major element compositions. We find that the average melting pressures and temperatures of cratonic peridotites range between 3-4 GPa and 1600 °C. If cratonic peridotites melted via adiabatic decompression, these average pressures represent maximum bounds on the final pressures of melt extraction. Currently, cratonic peridotites derive from 4-7 GPa, implying that the building blocks of peridotites experienced an increase of 1-3 GPa, equivalent to 30-90 km of overburden. Our results thus imply that cratonic mantle most likely formed by tectonic thickening of oceanic or arc lithospheres. But because both arc and oceanic lithospheres might be expected to be wet due to hydrous flux melting and serpentinization

  14. Western cratonic domains in Uruguay: geochronology

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    Preciozzi, F.; Peel, E.; Muzio, E.; Ledesma, R.; Guerequiz, R.

    2001-01-01

    The western cratonic domains in Uruguay are divided into three major units: Piedra Alta Terrane, Valentines Block and Pavas Block. Piedra Alta Terrane lacks of evidence of Neoproterozoic orogenesis (deformation, metamorphism or magmatism). Sarandí del Yi - Arroyo Solís Grande shear zone, separates it from Valentines Block. Valentines Block is separated from Pavas Block by Cueva del Tigre shear zone. Magmatic rocks with different ages, compositions and emplacements occur all over the Piedra Alta Terrane distributed in three metamorphic belts (Arroyo Grande, San José and Montevideo) as well as in the Central Gneissic-Migmatitic Complex (Figure 1). Samples from the Gneissic-Migmatitic complex, late tectonic granitoids and basic rocks associated to the metamorphic belts were analyzed using Rb/Sr, U/Pb, K/Ar and Sm/Nd methodologies. The age ranges obtained for granitoids

  15. Upper Cretaceous molluscan record along a transect from Virden, New Mexico, to Del Rio, Texas

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    Cobban, W.A.; Hook, S.C.; McKinney, K.C.

    2008-01-01

    Updated age assignments and new collections of molluscan fossils from lower Cenomanian through upper Campanian strata in Texas permit a much refined biostratigraphic correlation with the rocks of New Mexico and the Western Interior. Generic names of many Late Cretaceous ammonites and inoceramid bivalves from Texas are updated to permit this correlation. Strata correlated in the west-to-east transect include the lower Cenomanian Beartooth Quartzite and Sarten Sandstone of southwest New Mexico, and the Eagle Mountains Formation, Del Rio Clay, Buda Limestone, and. basal beds of the Chispa Summit, Ojinaga, and Boquillas Formations of the Texas-Mexico border area. Middle Cenomanian strata are lacking in southwestern New Mexico but are present in the lower parts of the Chispa Summit and Boquillas Formations in southwest Texas. Upper Cenomanian and lower Turonian rocks are present at many localities in New Mexico and Texas in the Mancos Shale and Chispa Summit, Ojinaga, and Boquillas Formations. Middle Turonian and younger rocks seem to be entirely nonmarine in southwestern New Mexico, but they are marine in the Rio Grande area in the Chispa. Summit, Ojinaga, and Boquillas Formations. The upper part of the Chispa Summit and Boquillas contain late Turonian fossils. Rocks of Coniacian and Santonian age are present high in the Chispa Summit, Ojinaga, and Boquillas Formations, and in the lower part of the Austin. The San Carlos, Aguja, Pen, and Austin Formations contain fossils of Campanian age. Fossils representing at least 38 Upper Cretaceous ammonite zones are present along the transect. Collections made in recent years in southwestern New Mexico and at Sierra de Cristo Rey just west of downtown El Paso, Texas, have been well treated and do not need revision. Taxonomic names and zonations published in the pre-1970 literature on the Rio Grande area of Texas have been updated. New fossil collections from the Big Bend National Park, Texas, allow for a much refined correlation

  16. O sujeito psicótico e a função do delírio

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    Briggs, Raquel; Rinaldi, Doris

    2014-01-01

    Este trabalho aborda o conceito de delírio e sua função na estrutura psicótica. A psicanálise considera o delírio, por um lado, fenômeno elementar e, por outro, tentativa de cura, portador de uma verdade. O presente trabalho objetiva abordar a estruturação delirante, assim como a função da mesma para o sujeito paranoico, no sentido de situar a direção de tratamento na clínica da paranoia. A partir de um caso clínico e embasando-se nos conceitos da psicanálise, discute-se a função do mesmo par...

  17. Estudio geoeléctrico en el valle alto del Rio Patía

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    Pérez Cerón Rosalbina

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    The resistivity survey carried out at the upper valley of the Patía River, provided good information to define the sedimentary sequence of the area. A general sequence from top to base is described as follows: recent deposits with resistivity values between 20 and 400 Ohrn-m, fine to medium grain, sandstones with resistivity values between 20 and 70 Ohrn-m, fine grain sandstones and silstones with resistivity values between 8 and 20 Ohrn-rn, and clayli basement, with resistivity less than 20 Ohm-m. There are two kinds of aquifers; free, related to sands and gravels from alluvial fans and terraces (resistivity values between 70 and 400 Ohrn-m and thickness between 25 and 75, semi-confined related to tertiary sandstones (resistivities values between 20 and 30 Ohm-m, thickness between 35 and 150 m. The water quality of the upper aquifers is good enough with small amounts of salt content. Saline water is found at the lower aquifer.

    The resistivity method was useful to locate geological discontinuities; some of them found with surface expression associated with lineaments and faults. Some of these geological features have been mapped in previous geological works on the area. In general the interpretation based on the resistivity results shows a block tectonics environment affecting cretaceous and tertiary rocks and probably the quaternary deposit.

    La prospección eléctrica en el valle alto del Rio Patía, permitió definir una secuencia típica constituida de techo a base por

  18. Monitoreo ante inundaciones en comunidades de la cuenca baja del Rio Ostúa y Lago Guija, Guatemala

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    Carla Gordillo

    2017-01-01

    El proyecto de investigación Pridca BC 96: Sistema de Monitoreo ante inundaciones en comunidades de la cuenca baja del Rio Ostúa y Lago de Guija, se desarrolló de julio 2014 a diciembre 2015. Las actividades ejecutadas consistieron en la caracterización de la cuenca, elaboración de mapa de susceptibilidad municipal, campaña de sensibilización y taller de selección de comunidades. Se generó un mapa de amenaza y riesgo ante inundación en toda la cuenca y se logró el acercamiento con las comunid...

  19. Metasomatism and the Weakening of Cratons: A Mechanism to Rift Cratons

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    Wenker, Stefanie; Beaumont, Christopher

    2016-04-01

    The preservation of cratons is a demonstration of their strength and resistance to deformation. However, several cratons are rifting now (e.g. Tanzania and North China Craton) or have rifted in the past (e.g. North Atlantic Craton). To explain this paradox, we suggest that widespread metasomatism of the originally cold depleted dehydrated craton mantle lithosphere root can act as a potential weakening mechanism. This process, particularly melt metasomatism, increases root density through a melt-peridotite reaction, and reduces root viscosity by increasing the temperature and rehydrating the cratonic mantle lithosphere. Using 2D numerical models, we model silicate-melt metasomatism and rehydration of cold cratonic mantle lithosphere that is positioned beside standard Phanerozoic lithosphere. The models are designed to investigate when a craton is sufficiently weakened to undergo rifting and is no longer protected by the initially weaker adjacent standard Phanerozoic lithosphere. Melt is added to specified layers in the cratonic mantle lithosphere at a uniform volumetric rate determined by the duration of metasomatism (3 Myr, 10 Myr or 30 Myr), until a total of ~30% by volume of melt has been added. During melt addition heat and mass are properly conserved and the density and volume increase by the respective amounts required by the reaction with the peridotite. No extensional boundary conditions are applied to the models during the metasomatism process. As expected, significant refertilization leads to removal and thinning of progressively more gravitationally unstable cratonic mantle lithosphere. We show that the duration of metasomatism dictates the final temperature in the cratonic upper mantle lithosphere. Consequently, when extensional boundary conditions are applied in our rifting tests in most cases the Phanerozoic lithosphere rifts. The craton rifts only in the models with the hottest cratonic upper mantle lithosphere. Our results indicate rifting of cratons

  20. El ordenamiento de cuencas hidrograficas y el ordenamiento ambiental del territorio, en la cuenca del Rio Risalda

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    Morales Lozano, Diana Lorena

    2016-01-01

    La cuenca hidrográfica del río Risaralda cuenta con un recorrido corto en el cual cobija dos departamentos (Risaralda y Caldas), se visualizan cambios ecosistémicos, variedad de coberturas, desarrollo de actividades económicas, presencia de actores y distintas labores administrativas. Se define como área de interés para la presente investigación aquella porción perteneciente a la jurisdicción del departamento de Risaralda, identificando la influencia de dos variables: el ordenamiento hídri...

  1. La metodologia de la valoracion contingente en la evaluacion de proyectos ambientales : el caso del saneamiento del Rio Medellin

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    Zuleta D., Fredy

    1994-01-01

    Como consecuencia del crecimiento de las ciudades, se hace cada vez más sentida la necesidad de desarrollar proyectos de carácter ambiental que subsanen el efecto negativo del urbanismo y las grandes concentraciones poblacionales. Tal es el caso de los rellenos sanitarios y sistemas de alcantarillado y tratamiento de aguas residuales, entre otros. Sin embargo, los problemas de contaminación y saneamiento, a pesar de sus consecuencias, no son los únicos que aquejan a la comunidad. Es un princi...

  2. Controles fluviales del Rio Cauca en la región de La Mojana.

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    Posada García, Lilian; Rhenals Garrido, Remberto Luis

    2006-01-01

    Se realiza un análisis de fotografías aéreas, imágenes de satélite y cartografía de diferentes años que permiten identificar procesos importantes de divagación, erosión y sedimentación de la zona estudiada. La variación con el tiempo de las formas del canal (islas y barras), la aparición de complejos de orillares, madreviejas (canales abandonados y sedimentados), canales abandonados, cambios de curso del canal principal, entre otros procesos muestran la gran dinámica fluvial del sistema....

  3. Contribuições da psiquiatria clássica ao diagnóstico da melancolia: o delírio de negação e o delírio de indignidade

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    Maria de Fátima Ferreira

    2008-09-01

    Full Text Available Discute-se a respeito da importância que teve a pesquisa empreendida pelos psiquiatras franceses Jules Cotard e Jules Séglas nas primeiras elaborações freudianas acerca da melancolia. No esforço feito por Freud em distinguir as afecções psíquicas, ele leva em consideração os principais conceitos destacados pela psiquiatria clássica: a dor moral, condição para o delírio de indignidade, o mecanismo de auto-acusação e a hemorragia de libido. Busca-se uma articulação entre esses autores. Neste artigo essa retomada é importante para um aprimoramento no diagnóstico da melancolia. Constata-se que a melancolia na contemporaneidade nos remete não somente aos clássicos, mas sobretudo a Freud, em seus primeiros rascunhos.

  4. Hydrologic-agronomic-economic model for the optimal operation of the Yaqui river reservoir system using genetic algorithms; Modelo hidrologico-agronomico-economico para la operacion optima del sistema de presas del rio Yaqui, usando algoritmos geneticos

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    Minjares-Lugo, Jose Luis; Salmon-Castelo, Roberto Fernando; Oroz-Ramos, Lucas Antonio [Comision Nacional del Agua (Mexico); Cruz-Medina, Isidro Roberto [Instituto Tecnologico de Sonora (Mexico)

    2008-07-15

    The objective of this study is to develop an integrated hydrologic-agronomic-economic annual model for the optimal operation of the Yaqui River reservoir system to support irrigation and urban water supply in the watershed. The model solves for each year's water allocations by crop, maximizing annual agricultural income for a specified risk of reservoir shortages and spills. It accounts for adjustments in water supply arising from changes in precipitation and runoff uncertainty and from changes in water demand arising from variations in crop prices and production costs. Model predictions for the agricultural year 2000-2001 are compared with observed results to test the model's predictive ability. Results demonstrate that the model can be used to optimize and analyze reservoir system operation and for water resources management in the Irrigation District No. 041, providing a framework for improving the operation of a reservoir system, selecting an optimal cropping pattern according to its maximum economic benefits, and in the optimal monthly water releases from the reservoir system. The model considers the simultaneous operation of three dams and it is applied to the Irrigation District No. 041, Rio Yaqui. [Spanish] El objetivo de este estudio es desarrollar un modelo integral de optimizacion anual para definir la operacion del sistema de presas del rio Yaqui y la asignacion del volumen mensual de agua para la irrigacion de diferentes cultivos, asi como para satisfacer los requerimientos de uso urbano basado en las condiciones hidrologicas, agronomicas y economicas en la cuenca. El modelo maximiza los beneficios anuales netos del sector agricola, minimizando el riesgo de deficit o derrames en el sistema de presas; incluye cambios en el suministro de agua debido a la incertidumbre de las precipitaciones y del escurrimiento del rio y cambios en la demanda de agua provocados por la incertidumbre de los precios y costos de los cultivos. Se utilizaron datos del

  5. Asteroidea de la plataforma continental de Rio Grande do Sul (Brasil, coleccionados durante los viajes del N/Oc. "prof. W. Besnard" para el proyecto Rio Grande do Sul Asteroidea of the continental shelf of Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil, collected during the cruises of the R/V "prof. W. Besnard" for the project Rio Grande do Sul

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    Carlos J Carrera-Rodríguez

    1977-01-01

    Full Text Available 1 - La hidrología del área estudiada, entre las latitudes 29º y 34ºS, es muy compleja y esta influenciada por aguas tropicales traídas por la Corriente de Brasil, por aguas subantarticas traídas por la Corriente de las Malvinas, por las aguas del estuario del Rio de La Plata y por la presencia cercana de la Convergencia Subtropical. 2 - Las aguas que cubren la plataforma continental del Estado de Rio Grande do Sul pueden clasificarse como Aguas Costeras de Influencia Tropical (ACIT, Aguas del Talud Continental (AT y Aguas Costeras de Influencia Subantártica (ACISA originadas casi exclusivamente por procesos de mezcla. 3 - En otoño e invierno es mayor la influencia de las ACISA, AT y las aguas del estuario del Rio de La Plata sobretodo en la región septentrional del área estudiada; ocurren inversiones de temperatura y predominan los procesos de mezcla sobre los de interacción océano-aire. 4 - En primavera y verano es mayor la influencia de las ACIT; predominan los procesos de interacción océano-aire sobre los de mezcla y se encuentra evidencia sugiriendo la ocurrencia de resurgencias en varios puntos. 5 - Los procesos hidrográficos del área estudiada varían estacionalmente y ademas anualmente según las condiciones meteorológicas reinantes. 6 - La fauna de Asteroidea de Rio Grande do Sul comprende cinco ordenes, nueve familias, 15 géneros y 24 especies. 7 - El área estudiada tiene una fauna de asteroideos principalmente tropical y subtropical pero incluye elementos subantárticos y antárticos. Los primeros se encuentran sobretodo al norte del paralelo de 31ºS mientras que los segundos ocurren principalmente al sur de ese paralelo. Constituye esto evidencia adicional a la hipótesis de que el área estudiada comprende dos regiones hidrográficas con su división aproximada en el paralelo 31ºS. 8 - Se reportan ocho nuevas ocurrencias: Labidiaster radiosus Lutken, Luidla clathrata (Say, Marginaster pectinatus Perrier

  6. Ensino de enfermagem no Rio Grande do Sul apartir de 1950 Enseñanza de enfermería en Rio Grande do Sul a partir del 1950 Teaching of nursing in Rio Grande do Sul in the 1950

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    Valéria Lamb Corbellini

    2010-08-01

    Full Text Available Essa pesquisa teve como objetivo analisar como o ensino de graduação na enfermagem, no Rio Grande do Sul construiu o seu saber, desde o primeiro curso, a partir da década de 1950. O estudo envolveu enfermeiras docentes que vivenciaram esse período da história e, para análise documental, foi utilizada a análise de discurso. Os dados indicam, dentre eles, o currículo mais integrado que busca articular teoria/prática sem fragmentação do saber e a relação ensino-aprendizagem, na qual professor e aluno são sujeitos desse processo.Esta investigación tuvo como objetivo analizar como la enseñanza de la pregrado de Enfermería en Río Grande do Sul construyó su saber, desde el primer curso, a partir de la década de 1950. El estudio integró enfermeras docentes que vivenciaron ese periodo de la historia y, para el análisis documental, fue utilizado el análisis del discurso.Los datos indican, entre ellos, el curriculum más integrado que busca articular teoría y práctica sin fragmentación del saber y la relación enseñanza aprendizaje, en la cuál el profesor y el alumno son sujetos de ese processo.The purpose of this research was to analyze how the undergraduate teaching of nursing in Rio Grande do Sul has constructed its knowledge, since the first course, as of the decade of 1950s. The survey has involved teaching nurses who have lived such period of our history, and the discourse analysis has been utilized for the documental analysis. The information data indicate, among them, the most integrated curriculum that seeks articulating theory/practice without fragmenting the knowledge and the teaching-learning relationship, wherein professors and students are subjects of such procedure.

  7. La sostenibilidad del desarrollo entre Rio-92 y Johannesburgo 2002: eramos felices y no sabiamos Development's sustainability between Rio-92 and Johannesburg-2002: we did not realize how happy we were

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    Roberto P. Guimarães

    2001-12-01

    Full Text Available Transcurridas tres décadas desde la Conferencia sobre el Medio Ambiente Humano en Estocolmo, y estando a las puertas de la próxima Cumbre Mundial sobre Desarrollo Sostenible en Johannesburgo, corresponde hacer una evaluación del camino recorrido, en especial a partir del verdadero divisor de aguas que representó la Conferencia de Rio en 1992. Para tales propósitos se introduce, en primer lugar, un balance de la evolución económica, social e institucional de la década pasada para, en seguida, poner de relieve los avances y retrocesos de la agenda global del desarrollo sostenible, del propio proceso regional preparatorio para Johannesburgo 2002 y de las amenazas que puede representar la nueva agenda de seguridad estratégica a partir de los acontecimientos del 11 de septiembre.After three decades since the Stockholm Conference on the Human Environment, and at the doorsteps of the upcoming World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg, its seems appropriate to assess the path followed particularly since the Rio conference of 1992. For this purpose, it is analyzed the economic, social and institutional evolution of the region during the past decade, followed by an assessment of the advances and shortcomings of the global agenda of sustainable development, of the regional preparatory process for Johannesburg 2002, as well as of the threats posed by the new agenda of strategic security after the events of 11 September.

  8. Eficiencia de riego en el área de riego del Rio Dulce

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    Angella, G.; Prieto, D.

    2004-01-01

    The Río Dulce Irrigation System is located in the province of Santiago del Estero, Argentina. The system water use efficiency was calculated as 36%. This figure can be ascribed to: 1- inadequate on-farm irrigation management; 2- poor maintenance of canal network. Application of very high depths

  9. The planning of the agricultural sector as an axis of the provincial development strategy in Pinar del Rio

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    Rancel Cardoso Carreño

    2016-12-01

    Full Text Available The current international environment presupposes the promotion of territorial development strategies as a pressing alternative to the imposing globalization that expands every minute, our country is in search of alternatives within the global economic crisis and the increasing price of Food, and the need to enhance strategic planning from the public management of local governments, as an opportunity for local actors to assume their true role and contribute from a decisive position to the improvement of living conditions Within their provinces. Special emphasis is given to the agricultural sector by its impact on the satisfaction of the basic needs of the population and the weight it has in order to guarantee the food and nutritional security that has been declared a priority of national security. The general objective is to base a proposal of mission, axes and programs prioritized of the agricultural sector of the province of Pinar del Río. For this, the main theoretical and methodological foundations on the process of designing territorial development strategies are systematized; And assesses the current situation of the strategic planning process in the management of local agrarian development in the context of the province of Pinar del Rio.

  10. Estudio del impacto en la calidad del aire de las fuentes puntuales en la ciudad de pinar del Río A study of the impact of stationary sources on the air quality of pinar del Rio city

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    Mariam Fonseca Hernandez

    2013-03-01

    Full Text Available Se realizó un estudio del impacto de las fuentes fijas en la Ciudad de Pinar del Río utilizando el sistema de modelación MM5-CALMET-CALPUFF. Se simuló la dispersión de SO2, NOx, PM25, PM10 y CO emitidos por las 21 fuentes durante 15 días representativos del período lluvioso, además de la depositación húmeda de SO4(2- y NO3-. Se observó que las máximas concentraciones se producen en horarios de la mañana y noche. Se observó que producto de estas emisiones se ven afectados algunas zonas cercanas a la ciudad como Minas de Matahambre, San Juan y Martínez, Santa María, San Luis, El Corojo, Hermanos Saíz, Viñales, Pilotos, Consolación del Sur y las Ovas. Los valores de concentración medios diarios de NOx y SO2 sobrepasaron sus concentraciones máximas admisibles según la NC 39: 1999 y estuvieron por encima de los valores guías de la Organización Mundial de la Salud y los valores estándares EPA.A study of the impact of stationary sources on air quality on the city of Pinar del Rio, Cuba, using the modeling system MM5-CALMET-CALPUFF was made. The dispersion of SO2, NOx, CO, PM10 and PM25 emitted from 21 sources during 15 days is simulated by the model. This period is representative of the rainy season in Cuba (Summer. The of SO4(2- and NO3- wet deposition was also simulated. It was observed that the highest concentrations occur in the morning and evening. These emissions affected some neighboring cities as Santa Maria and Viñales. The daily average concentration values of NOx and SO2 exceeded their maximum permissible concentrations according to the Cuban standards, the guideline values of the World Health Organization and the EPA standards. The southwest area of the city is the most affected one with the highest concentration level.

  11. Flora and vegetation of Rio Torto area in Brasimone ENEA Centre, Bologna; Flora e vegetazione dell'area Rio Torto nel centro ENEA del Brasimone, Bologna

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    De Mei, M.; Varriale, A. [ENEA, Centro Ricerche Casaccia, Rome (Italy). Dipt. Ambiente

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    of degradation of this vegetation: it's due, above all, to the intense sylviculture practised in the area and to the severe climatic conditions. Although the human intervention on the wood coming down, effects are still visible and represented by a not easy to classify vegetational disorder. Beechwood has been cutting periodically for a long time, causing a complex structural situation; in fact, seedlings and tillers have different diameters but similar height. Both analysis of flora and vegetational and phytosociological study represent respectively a qualitative and qualitative-quantitative approach for vegetational valuation. [Italian] L'are Rio Torto, situata sul versante settentrionale dell'Appennino tosco-emiliano nella proprieta' del C.R. Enea Brasimone, e' stata oggetto di uno studio floristico e vegetazionale al fine di delineare le condizioni della copertura vegetale e di valutare le variazioni delle caratteristiche del popolamento vegetazionale. Per lo studio della vegetazione e' stato adottato il metodo di Brau-Blanquet, basato sull'accurata analisi della flora e sul campionamento statistico. L'elaborazione dei rilievi e' stata realizzata con il software SYN-TAX. Il faggio e' la specie dominante dell'area; al margine inferiore della faggeta sono ben rappresentati gli elementi dell'associazione Arrhenatheretalia mentre al margine superiore si estende una ampia radura caratterizzata da Pteridium aquilinum, da Prunus spinosa e da Crataegus monogyna. Il sottobosco erbaceo si presenta discretamente ricco dal punto di vista fisionomico-strutturale e dominato da elementi euroasiatici e boreali. Lo spettro biologico che ne deriva indica un valore alto per le emicriptofite e questo e' da considerare un indice di stress. I risultati ottenuti dall'indagine vegetazionale e fitosociologica hanno permesso di inquadrare i popolamenti di faggio nell'Ordine Fagetalia e nell

  12. Flora and vegetation of Rio Torto area in Brasimone ENEA Centre, Bologna; Flora e vegetazione dell'area Rio Torto nel centro ENEA del Brasimone, Bologna

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    De Mei, M; Varriale, A [ENEA, Centro Ricerche Casaccia, Rome (Italy). Dipt. Ambiente

    1999-07-01

    degradation of this vegetation: it's due, above all, to the intense sylviculture practised in the area and to the severe climatic conditions. Although the human intervention on the wood coming down, effects are still visible and represented by a not easy to classify vegetational disorder. Beechwood has been cutting periodically for a long time, causing a complex structural situation; in fact, seedlings and tillers have different diameters but similar height. Both analysis of flora and vegetational and phytosociological study represent respectively a qualitative and qualitative-quantitative approach for vegetational valuation. [Italian] L'are Rio Torto, situata sul versante settentrionale dell'Appennino tosco-emiliano nella proprieta' del C.R. Enea Brasimone, e' stata oggetto di uno studio floristico e vegetazionale al fine di delineare le condizioni della copertura vegetale e di valutare le variazioni delle caratteristiche del popolamento vegetazionale. Per lo studio della vegetazione e' stato adottato il metodo di Brau-Blanquet, basato sull'accurata analisi della flora e sul campionamento statistico. L'elaborazione dei rilievi e' stata realizzata con il software SYN-TAX. Il faggio e' la specie dominante dell'area; al margine inferiore della faggeta sono ben rappresentati gli elementi dell'associazione Arrhenatheretalia mentre al margine superiore si estende una ampia radura caratterizzata da Pteridium aquilinum, da Prunus spinosa e da Crataegus monogyna. Il sottobosco erbaceo si presenta discretamente ricco dal punto di vista fisionomico-strutturale e dominato da elementi euroasiatici e boreali. Lo spettro biologico che ne deriva indica un valore alto per le emicriptofite e questo e' da considerare un indice di stress. I risultati ottenuti dall'indagine vegetazionale e fitosociologica hanno permesso di inquadrare i popolamenti di faggio nell'Ordine Fagetalia e nell'alleanza Fagionsylvaticae medioeuropeo. Nessuna particolare associazione e' stata identificata all'interno dell

  13. Long wavelength magnetic anomalies over continental rifts in cratonic region

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    Friedman, S. A.; Persaud, P.; Ferre, E. C.; Martín-Hernández, F.; Feinberg, J. M.

    2017-12-01

    New collections of unaltered mantle xenoliths shed light on potential upper mantle contributions to long wavelength magnetic anomalies (LWMA) in continental rifts in cratonic / shield areas. The new material originates from the East African Rift (Tanzania), the Rio Grande Rift (U.S.A.), the Rhine Rift (Germany), and the West Antarctic Rift (Antarctica). The xenoliths sample the uppermost ( 0.2 or Fe geotherms (>60ºC/km) that are characteristic of rifted regions preclude any contribution to LWMA at depths >10 km. Hence, only upper basalts and hypovolcanic mafic sills would constitute potential magnetic sources. In contrast, the margins of these rifted regions consist of refractory cratonic domains, often characterized by oxidized sublithospheric mantle that host significant concentrations of primary magnetite. The higher NRMs of these peridotites (up to 15 A/m, Qn > 2.5) combined with much lower geotherms (as low as 15ºC/km) allows for a 5 to 10 km layer of uppermost mantle to potentially contribute to LWMA. Assuming that Qn values in rift margins are also gradient across the rift would primarily reflect thermal equilibration over time.

  14. Manifestaciones de violencia intrafamiliar hacia adultos mayores diabéticos. Pinar del Rio, 2012

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    Full Text Available Introducción: la violencia contra el adulto mayor es un problema que requiere de sensibilización por parte del equipo de salud para ser visualizado. Objetivo: caracterizar las manifestaciones de violencia intrafamiliar hacia el adulto mayor diabético en un consultorio de la provincia de Pinar del Río. Métodos: se realizó un estudio descriptivo transversal durante el primer semestre del año 2012, en el Consultorio número 10 del Policlínico Universitario "Hermanos Cruz". El universo (U=86 estuvo constituido por el total de adultos mayores diabéticos; la muestra quedó conformada por 52 adultos mayores diabéticos. Las variables estudiadas fueron: edad, sexo, tipo de maltrato recibido, notificación, principal agresor e identificar la necesidad de información sobre el tema. Para la recolección de información se diseñó y aplicó un cuestionario por el equipo de investigación. Se utilizó el porcentaje como medida de resumen. Resultados: el grupo de edad más maltratado fue el de 60 a 69 años, predominando el sexo femenino. Los agresores más cercanos resultaron ser los hijos. La muestra estudiada manifestó que existe una insuficiente divulgación sobre el tema. Conclusiones: en el consultorio donde se realizó la investigación existen manifestaciones de violencia intrafamiliar en adultos mayores diabéticos, a pesar de que la comunidad no la reconoce como uno de sus problemas de salud.

  15. Strategy for career accreditation at the University of Pinar del Rio

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    Reinaldo Meléndez Ruiz

    2017-09-01

    Full Text Available This article presents a brief theoretical systematization of the fundamental constructs related to quality management, in particular the accreditation of careers, the diagnosis of the state of this process at the University of Pinar del Río (UPR and a strategy for accreditation. It aims to propose an accreditation strategy that contributes to the continuous improvement of the quality of careers at the University of Pinar del Río "Hermanos Saiz Montes de Oca" and its public recognition. The research process was carried out under a dialectical conception, using the methods analysis-synthesis, induction-deduction, systemic-structural, observation, documentary analysis, survey, interview, Ishikawa Diagram and the SWOT Matrix. The most significant conclusions are that the continuous improvement of the quality of Cuban higher education and the national and international certification of a quality level for careers is developed in accordance with the vision, mission and social responsibility of universities, Which requires the improvement and the continuous development of all its processes before the new commitments that establish with the society and that the strategy that proposes will contribute to the continuous improvement of the quality of the races of the University of Pinar del Río and its public recognition.

  16. Delírios I – Agonia e experiência (jogos de vida e morte

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    Vinícius Nicastro Honesko

    2010-07-01

    Full Text Available O presente ensaio pretende expor uma idéia de agonia como jogo de vida e morte no qual imerge o artista no ato de criação. A partir das leituras e conceituações do termo jogo em Johan Huizinga e em Roger Caillois, mostra como tais idéias são importantes para compreender a experiência humana diante do incompreensível que é a morte. Aponta como a agonia inspira no poeta, principalmente na modernidade, uma distância em relação às certezas do conhecimento, implicando uma leitura etimológica do termo experiência, isto é, como ex periri, (aqui, também, jogo de vida e morte. Por fim, procura ver como os traços desse jogo – uma eterna luta – sutilmente se mostram nos pânicos de Murilo Mendes e de Paul Gauguin, artistas nos quais a consciência dessa luta é atravessada pela imagem do lugar por excelência da agonia: o Calvário.

  17. Avaliação do delírio em pacientes pós-operatórios: validação da versão portuguesa da Nursing Delirium Screening Scale na terapia intensiva

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    Fernando Abelha

    2013-12-01

    Full Text Available EXPERIÊNCIA E OBJETIVOS: O objetivo desse estudo foi validar a versão portuguesa da escala Nursing Delirium Screening Scale (Nu-DESC para uso em anbientes de terapia intensiva. MÉTODOS: Simultânea e independentemente, avaliamos para ocorrência de delírio todos os pacientes pós-operatórios internados em uma Unidade de Terapia Intensiva Cirúrgica (UTIC ao longo de um período de um mês, utilizando as versões portuguesas de Nu-DESC e da escala Intensive Care Delirium Screening Checklist (ICDSC dentro de 24 horas a contar da internação, tanto pelo médico da equipe de pesquisa como pelo enfermeiro diretamente encarregado do paciente. Determinamos a acurácia diagnóstica de Nu-DESC utilizando análises de sensibilidade, especificidade e da curva ROC. Avaliamos a confiabilidade entre enfermeiros/médico da equipe de pesquisa para Nu-DESC pelo coeficiente de correlação intraclasse (CCI. Avaliamos concordância e confiabilidade entre Nu-DESC e ICDSC por percentuais globais e específicos de concordância, e por estatística kappa. RESULTADOS: Com base na escala ICDSC, diagnosticamos delírio em 12 dos 78 pacientes. Para o escore Nu-DESC total, consideramos como alta a confiabilidade entre enfermeiros/médico da equipe. Quanto ao diagnóstico, consideramos perfeita a concordância entre enfermeiros e médico da equipe. O percentual de concordância global entre Nu-DESC e ICDSC para o diagnóstico de delírio foi 0,88, e kappa variou de 0,79 a 0,93. A sensibilidade da escala Nu-DESC foi 100%, e a especificidade, 86%. CONCLUSÕES: A versão portuguesa da escala Nu-DESC parece ser instrumento de avaliação e monitoramento acurado e confiável para o diagnóstico de delírio em ambientes de terapia intensiva.

  18. Density heterogeneity of the cratonic lithosphere

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    Cherepanova, Yulia; Artemieva, Irina

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    Using free-board modeling, we examine a vertically-averaged mantle density beneath the Archean-Proterozoic Siberian craton in the layer from the Moho down to base of the chemical boundary layer (CBL). Two models are tested: in Model 1 the base of the CBL coincides with the LAB, whereas in Model 2...... the base of the CBL is at a 180 km depth. The uncertainty of density model is density structure of the Siberian lithospheric mantle with a strong...... correlation between mantle density variations and the tectonic setting. Three types of cratonic mantle are recognized from mantle density anomalies. 'Pristine' cratonic regions not sampled by kimberlites have the strongest depletion with density deficit of 1.8-3.0% (and SPT density of 3.29-3.33 t/m3...

  19. Percepcion de los profesores universitarios acerca del concepto cultura cientifica y de sus implicaciones en el nuevo bachillerato del Recinto de Rio Piedras de la Universidad de Puerto Rico

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    El Senado Academico del Recinto de Rio Piedras de la Universidad de Puerto Rico aprobo en el ano academico 2005-2006 la Certificacion 46, que contiene los lineamientos de un nuevo bachillerato. Este nuevo bachillerato introdujo cambios significativos en el curriculo tradicional. Entre ellos se encuentra la reduccion del componente de educacion general y el de Ciencias Biologicas en particular. La reduccion de creditos en el componente de Ciencias Biologicas ha obligado a reevaluar el concepto de cultura cientifica que desarrollan esos cursos. El proposito del estudio consistio en auscultar las percepciones de los profesores de las Facultades de Administracion de Empresas, Humanidades, Ciencias Sociales, Ciencias Naturales, Educacion y Estudios Generales del Recinto de Rio Piedras de la Universidad de Puerto Rico en torno al concepto de cultura cientifica, los contenidos disciplinares del curso de Ciencias Biologicas y la reduccion de creditos en el nuevo bachillerato. Las preguntas que guiaron la investigacion fueron: ¿cuales son las percepciones que tienen los profesores de las Facultades de Administracion de Empresas, Ciencias Sociales, Estudios Generales, Ciencias Naturales, Humanidades y Educacion, en torno al concepto de cultura cientifica y los contenidos disciplinares del curso de Ciencias Biologicas? ¿cuales son las percepciones que tienen los profesores de Ciencias Biologicas en torno al concepto cultura cientifica y los contenidos disciplinares del curso de Ciencias Biologicas? ¿existen diferencias significativas por facultad, genero, experiencia, rango y nombramiento en las percepciones que tienen los profesores del Recinto de Rio Piedras de la Universidad de Puerto Rico sobre los elementos que caracterizan la cultura cientifica y los contenidos biologicos que deben tener los egresados del Recinto? ¿que implicaciones curriculares tienen estos testimonios en el desarrollo del concepto de cultura cientifica en el nuevo bachillerato? Para realizar la

  20. Caracterización estadística del cáncer de mama en la provincia de Pinar del Río Statistical characterization of breast cancer in Pinar del Rio province

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    Pablo González Ruiz

    2010-12-01

    Full Text Available Dentro de las enfermedades no transmisibles que causan cada año una alta mortalidad en la provincia de Pinar del Río, están las provocadas por el cáncer de mama. Esto genera años de vida perdidos por la mortalidad, de ahí que el objetivo sea: reflejar esta situación por municipios entre los años de 2003 al 2009, con el interés de brindar una información adicional y complementaria al Departamento Provincial de Estadística de Salud Pública. Los indicadores promedio de años de vida perdidos y promedio de años de vida vividos reflejan con más claridad esta situación. Los primeros se calcularon a partir de los estimados de esperanza de vida y los segundos, a partir de la suma de las edades de todas las fallecidas en los 7 años entre el total de estas. El cálculo se realizó sobre la base de tablas estadísticas aportadas por el Departamento de Provincial Estadística de Salud Pública, empleando para esto el sistema Microsoft Excel. Se utilizó un estudio longitudinal retrospectivo y descriptivo en los 14 municipios de la provincia. La novedad del estudio amen de lo antes mencionado está en que contempla por cada municipio como se comporta esta situación, sensibilizando al personal de la atención primaria de salud en la detección temprana del cáncer de mama. El cáncer de mama en el período que se analiza tuvo una evolución desfavorable en lo que se refiere a los años de vida saludables perdidos, destacándose el municipio de Pinar del Río.Among non-contagious diseases provoking an annual high mortality rate in Pinar del Rio province are those provoke by breast cancer. The objective of this study was to quantify, for first time- where it had been possible to investigate- the burden associated with breast cancer in Pinar del Rio province, aimed at offering and additional and complementary information to the Provincial Department of Statistics in Public Health. The average years of potential life lost and quality

  1. Beneficiários do trabalho voluntário: uma leitura a partir da bioética Beneficiarios del trabajo voluntario: una lectura a partir de la bioética Beneficiaries of volunteering: a bioethical perspective

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    Lucilda Selli

    2008-12-01

    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Descrever a percepção dos voluntários sobre os beneficiários do trabalho voluntário no setor de saúde hospitalar e a influência que o tema dos benefícios exerce sobre as motivações. MÉTODOS: Estudo exploratório com abordagem qualitativa. Participaram 110 voluntários em serviços de saúde referências no tratamento de câncer no Rio de Janeiro (RJ, com coleta de dados de outubro a dezembro de 2001. Os dados foram obtidos por dois instrumentos: um questionário com perfil socioeconômico e sobre motivações para atividade voluntária; e entrevista semi-estruturada para obtenção de dados complementares. RESULTADOS: A visão dos voluntários sobre os beneficiários da atividade voluntária esteve centrada mais freqüentemente no paciente (50,5%, no voluntário (41,9% e na instituição e sociedade (7,6%. Paciente e voluntário foram considerados simultaneamente beneficiários, sendo o voluntário o que mais recebe benefícios. Foi relatada também uma compreensão do benefício social dessa atividade. CONCLUSÕES: Constatou-se que existe, entre os voluntários, uma noção da importância social do seu trabalho voluntário, faltando uma articulação maior entre motivações individuais e trabalho voluntário como espaço de enfrentamento de problemas sociais.OBJETIVO: Describir la percepción de los voluntarios sobre los beneficiarios del trabajo voluntario en el sector de salud hospitalaria y la influencia que el tema de los beneficios ejerce sobre las motivaciones. MÉTODOS: Se efectuó estudio exploratorio con abordaje cualitativo. Participaron 110 voluntarios en servicios de salud de referencia en el tratamiento de cáncer en la ciudad de Rio de Janeiro (Sureste de Brasil, con colecta de datos de octubre a diciembre de 2001. Los datos fueron obtenidos por dos instrumentos: un cuestionario con perfil socioeconómico y sobre motivaciones para actividad voluntaria; y entrevista semi-estructurada para la obtención de

  2. Monitoreo ante inundaciones en comunidades de la cuenca baja del Rio Ostúa y Lago Guija, Guatemala

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    Carla Gordillo

    2017-03-01

    Full Text Available El proyecto de investigación Pridca BC 96: Sistema de Monitoreo ante inundaciones en comunidades de la cuenca baja del Rio Ostúa y Lago de Guija, se desarrolló de julio 2014 a diciembre 2015. Las actividades ejecutadas consistieron en la caracterización de la cuenca, elaboración de mapa de susceptibilidad municipal, campaña de sensibilización y taller de selección de comunidades. Se generó un mapa de amenaza y riesgo ante inundación en toda la cuenca y se logró el acercamiento con las comunidades a través de una herramienta social. Se realizó un taller con información recopilada, donde se seleccionaron dos comunidades a beneficiar y se realizó una campaña de sensibilización. Se capacitó a los miembros de la Asociación de Monitoreo y Protección Ambiental Regional, socios locales estratégicos. Las campañas de capacitación desarrolladas para Los Llanitos y La Unión-La Esperanza, fueron sobre la temática de gestión integrada de riesgo ante inundaciones. Se elaboró el mapa de amenazas de las dos comunidades y se realizó un estudio de conocimiento actitudes y prácticas. En colaboración de Conred se capacitaron y se elaboraron los planes de emergencia y SAT, se ha iniciado la acreditación de las mismas como Coordinadoras Locales. Se adquirió equipos de monitoreo de alerta que fueron instalados en la parte alta y media de la cuenca: Estación meteorológica, pluviómetros, sensores de rio y los equipos de comunicación. Se capacitaron en el uso de los mismos y se realizó simulación de emergencia a inundaciones con los pobladores de las dos comunidades beneficiadas.

  3. Remoção do piercing no perioperatório Remoción del piercing en el perioperatorio Perioperative removal of body piercing

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    Solange Diccini

    2008-02-01

    Full Text Available A permanência do piercing no intra-operatório pode ocasionar intercorrências. Este estudo teve como objetivo determinar as intervenções de enfermagem no pré-operatório e avaliar as complicações do piercing no intra-operatório. Durante a revisão da literatura, foram incluídos 16 artigos publicados de 1994 a 2006. Nove artigos (56,2% de intervenções de enfermagem no pré-operatório, quatro (25,0% de complicações do piercing no intra-operatório e três (18,8% sobre o uso do piercing no intra-operatório, não apresentando complicações. Concluímos que a presença de piercing oral durante o intra-operatório aumenta o risco de lesões e aspiração. No corpo, a presença do piercing pode causar lesões na pele, decorrentes da mobilização do paciente e queimaduras eletrocirúrgicas. Portanto, é necessária a retirada do piercing no pré-operatório.La permanencia del piercing en el intraoperatorio puede causar algún perjuicio. Pretendemos, determinar las intervenciones de enfermería en el preoperatorio y evaluar las complicaciones del piercing en el intraoperatorio. La revisión de la literatura mostró 16 artículos publicados de 1994 a 2006. Nueve (56,2% fueron de intervenciones de enfermería en el preoperatorio, cuatro (25,0% de complicaciones del piercing en intraoperatorio, tres (18,8% no mostraron complicaciones. Concluimos, la presencia del piercing oral, durante el intraoperatório aumenta el riesgo de aspiración y daño. En el cuerpo, puede causar heridas en la piel, provocadas por la movilización del enfermo y las quemaduras, debido al uso de bisturí eléctrico durante el acto intraoperatorio. Por consiguiente, es necesario retirar el piercing en el preoperatorio.The remaining of piercing in intraoperative can cause damages. This paper had as purpose defining the nursing interventions in the intraoperative and evaluates the complications caused by piercing in the intraoperative. This literature review had 16

  4. Cyclic Cratonic Carbonates and Phanerozoic Calcite Seas.

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    Wilkinson, Bruce H.

    1982-01-01

    Discusses causes of cyclicity in cratonic carbonate sequences and evidence for and potential significance of postulated primary calcite sediment components in past Paleozoic seas, outlining problems, focusing on models explaining existing data, and identifying background. Future sedimentary geologists will need to address these and related areas…

  5. El mercurio en la amazonia boliviana : sintesis del conocimiento sobre la contaminacion por mercurio en aguas, sedimentos y peces del rio Beni y sus tributarios, impactos sobre las poblaciones riberenas; C 010057498

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    Maurice Bourgoin, Laurence; Quiroga, I. (collab.); Alanoca, L. (collab.); Flores, L. (collab.); Chincheros, J. (collab.)

    2001-01-01

    La contaminacion por mercurio de los rios constituye un problema cada vez mas preocupante en toda la cuenca amazonica. Este mercurio tiene origenes naturales como las emisiones volcanicas o termales, la disolucion de algunas rocas o la erosion de los suelos que, en esta zona del mundo, presentan concentraciones en metales pesados muy elevadas. El mercurio puede provenir tambien de las actividades de explotacion auriferas, cada vez mas numerosas en la Amazonia, region afectada por la "fiebre d...

  6. Errância e delírio em andarilhos de estrada Wandering and deliruim in highway wanderers

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    José Sterza Justo

    2005-08-01

    Full Text Available Os andarilhos freqüentemente caminham pelas estradas sem destino como nômades que renunciam a fixações geográficas, psicológicas e sociais. Não é raro encontrar andarilhos de estrada com manifestações de visões e pensamentos delirantes. O objetivo dessa pesquisa foi investigar possíveis conexões entre a movimentação constante dos andarilhos e a eclosão de delírios. Coletamos e analisamos narrativas de andarilhos, explorando especificamente os conteúdos alusivos à representação de si, de seu mundo e de sua caminhada pelas estradas. Idéias persecutórias, megalomaníacas e depressivas, superinvestidas afetivamente, aparecem com freqüencia nos pensamentos sobre o presente, o passado e nas reflexões sobre os motivos do deslocamento constante. Os resultados sugerem que há uma forte relação entre a movimentação constante e sem destino e as idéias e visões delirantes que os acometem.Wanderers often walk across the highways without destiny, like nomadic that renounce geographical, psychological and social establishments. It is not rare to find wanderers with manifestation of visions and delirious thoughts. We intend to research possible connections between the constant moving of wanderers and the outbreak of the delirious. We collected and analyzed the wanderers' talks, specifically exploring the allusive contents to the representation of themselves, of their world and of their walk across the highways. Persecution, megalomania and depression ideas, super invested of affect, often appeared in their thoughts about present, past and in their reflections about the origins of constant moving. The results suggest that there is a strong relation between constant and without destiny moving and the delirious ideas and visions that emerge inside them.

  7. Streamflow gains and losses and selected water-quality observations in five subreaches of the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo del Norte from near Presidio to Langtry, Texas, Big Bend area, United States and Mexico, 2006

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    Raines, Timothy H.; Turco, Michael J.; Connor, Patrick J.; Bennett, Jeffery B.

    2012-01-01

    Few historical streamflow and water-quality data are available to characterize the segment of the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo del Norte (hereinafter Rio Grande) extending from near Presidio to near Langtry, Texas. The U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the National Park Service and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, collected water-quality and streamflow data from the Rio Grande from near Presidio to near Langtry, Texas, to characterize the streamflow gain and loss and selected constituent concentrations in a 336.3-mile reach of the Rio Grande from near Presidio to near Langtry, Texas. Streamflow was measured at 38 sites and water-quality samples were collected at 20 sites along the Rio Grande in February, March, and June 2006. Streamflow gains and losses over the course of the stream were measured indirectly by computing the differences in measured streamflow between sites along the stream. Water-quality data were collected and analyzed for salinity, dissolved solids, major ions, nutrients, trace elements, and stable isotopes. Selected properties and constituents were compared to available Texas Commission on Environmental Quality general use protection criteria or screening levels. Summary statistics of selected water-quality data were computed for each of the five designated subreaches. Streamflow gain and loss and water-quality constituent concentration were compared for each subreach, rather than the entire segment because of the temporal variation in sample collection caused by controlled releases upstream. Subreach A was determined to be a losing reach, and subreaches B, C, D, and E were determined to be gaining reaches. Compared to concentrations measured in upstream subreaches, downstream subreaches exhibited evidence of dilution of selected constituent concentrations. Subreaches A and B had measured total dissolved solids, chloride, and sulfate exceeding the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality general use protection criteria

  8. Delineando un modelo de cuidado a partir del análisis sistemático de la actividad diaria del enfermero en un hospital universitario de Rio de Janeiro

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    Joséte Luzia Leite

    2010-01-01

    Full Text Available Esta investigación deriva del proyecto titulado "El análisis sistemático del cuidado a las personas con VIH / SIDA: la construcción de un modelo nacional", apoyado por el Consejo Nacional de Desarrollo Científico y Tecnológico. Este proyecto integra el Núcleo de investigación "Gestión en salud y práctica profesional de la enfermería" del Departamento de Metodología de la Escuela de Enfermería Anna Nery de la Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, en la línea de investigación "Modelos asistenciales, conocimientos y paradigmas". Esta es una investigación cualitativa del tipo descriptivo-exploratorio que tiene como objetivos analizar las formas de cuidado prestado a los pacientes seropositivos para el VIH a partir de declaraciones de algunos enfermeros, y proponer un modelo de cuidado basado en la información obtenida. Los datos fueron recolectados después de la autorización del Comité de Ética con respecto al protocolo 10/2006. Se concluye que la construcción de un modelo de cuidado para los pacientes con el VIH se construye a partir del cuidado como competencia / actualización del profesional enfermero, en el conocimiento acerca de los progresos y las implicaciones de la patología / SIDA, y en las condiciones del ser humano / paciente con VIH. Se comprende que el modelo indica al enfermero la importancia de la competencia técnico-científica y política, y la postura ética crítica-reflexiva acerca de las intervenciones del cuidado al paciente con el VIH.

  9. Craton Heterogeneity in the South American Lithosphere

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    Lloyd, S.; Van der Lee, S.; Assumpcao, M.; Feng, M.; Franca, G. S.

    2012-04-01

    We investigate structure of the lithosphere beneath South America using receiver functions, surface wave dispersion analysis, and seismic tomography. The data used include recordings from 20 temporary broadband seismic stations deployed across eastern Brazil (BLSP02) and from the Chile Ridge Subduction Project seismic array in southern Chile (CRSP). By jointly inverting Moho point constraints, Rayleigh wave group velocities, and regional S and Rayleigh wave forms we obtain a continuous map of Moho depth. The new tomographic Moho map suggests that Moho depth and Moho relief vary slightly with age within the Precambrian crust. Whether or not a correlation between crustal thickness and geologic age can be derived from the pre-interpolation point constraints depends strongly on the selected subset of receiver functions. This implies that using only pre-interpolation point constraints (receiver functions) inadequately samples the spatial variation in geologic age. We also invert for S velocity structure and estimate the depth of the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary (LAB) in Precambrian South America. The new model reveals a relatively thin lithosphere throughout most of Precambrian South America (< 140 km). Comparing LAB depth with lithospheric age shows they are overall positively correlated, whereby the thickest lithosphere occurs in the relatively small Saõ Francisco craton (200 km). However, within the larger Amazonian craton the younger lithosphere is thicker, indicating that locally even larger cratons are not protected from erosion or reworking of the lithosphere.

  10. Magnetic anomalies across Bastar craton and Pranhita–Godavari ...

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    Such intrusions can be explained considering the collision of the Bastar and Dharwar cratons by the ... that there was no imprint of magnetization of a later date, it is concluded that the Indian plate was located in the .... swarms, that occur in this craton. Thus the .... b, c and d, needed to explain the anomalies along with the ...

  11. Seismic Structure of Southern African Cratons

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    Soliman, Mohammad Youssof Ahmad; Artemieva, Irina; Levander, Alan

    2014-01-01

    functions and finite-frequency tomography based on data from the South Africa Seismic Experiment (SASE). Combining the two methods provides high vertical and lateral resolution. The main results obtained are (1) the presence of a highly heterogeneous crustal structure, in terms of thickness, composition (as......Cratons are extremely stable continental crustal areas above thick depleted lithosphere. These regions have remained largely unchanged for more than 2.5 Ga. This study presents a new seismic model of the seismic structure of the crust and lithospheric mantle constrained by seismic receiver...

  12. Seismic imaging of Southern African cratons

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    Soliman, Mohammad Youssof Ahmad

    Cratonic regions are the oldest stable parts of continents that hold most of Earth’s mineral resources. There are several open questions regarding their formation and evolution. In this PhD study, passive source seismic methods have been used to investigate the crustal and lithosphere structures...... of this research was based on Ps- and Sp- receiver functions analysis to determine crustal thickness while finite-frequency traveltime tomography is utilized to model 3D heterogeneity in the upper mantle. Combining the two methods provides high vertical and lateral resolution....

  13. Color del iris e hipoacusia en el Síndrome de Waardenburg. Pinar del Río, Cuba Color of the iris and hypoacusis in Waardenburg Syndrome. Pinar del Rio, Cuba

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    Fidel Castro Pérez

    2012-06-01

    Full Text Available Introducción: Aunque se han descrito hipoacusia neurosensorial y cambios de color en el iris, la relación entre estos no ha sido estudiada previamente. Objetivos: Describir y analizar la posible asociación de la hipoacusia y profundidad de ésta con el color del iris en una familia afectada con el síndrome, lo que constituiría un nuevo aporte al conocimiento del Síndrome de Waardenburg (SW. Material y Método: Se realizó un estudio de casos, observacional, transversal y descriptivo con algunos aspectos analíticos en personas con SW del Municipio Sandino. Se utilizaron las medidas de resumen para variables cualitativas y la prueba de X² para medir asociación al 95 % de certeza. Resultados: 15 individuos presentaron hipoacusia neurosensorial de diferentes distribución e intensidad, con predominio de los ojos pardos y azules bilaterales. Se detectó mayor frecuencia de individuos hipoacúsicos entre los que tenían ojos azules con asociación entre las dos variables (X²= 6,47, gl = 1; p = 0.01. La intensidad de la hipoacusia fue mayor entre los individuos con ojos azules (85.7 % con hipoacusia severa o profunda 3 veces superior que en los otros colores de los ojos. Conclusiones: Existe relación entre el color azul del iris y la presencia de la hipoacusia y mayor intensidad de esta última en individuos con SW.Background: Although sensorineural hearing loss and iris pigmentary changes have been described, the association between these two elements has not been previously studied. Objectives: to describe and analyze the possible association of hypoacusis and the intensity of this with the color of the iris in a family suffering from this syndrome; which will constitute a new contribution to the understanding of Waardenburg Syndrome (WS. Material and Method: an observational, cross-sectional and descriptive case-study was carried out having some analytic aspects in people suffering from WS in Sandino municipality, Pinar del Rio. Measures

  14. Western cratonic domains in Uruguay, geochronology

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    Preciozzi, F; Pell, E; Muzio, R; Ledesma, J.J; Guerequiz, R

    2001-01-01

    The western cratonic domains in Uruguay are divided into three major units: Piedra Alta Terrane, Valentines Block and Pavas Terrane. Piedra Alta Terrane lacks of evidence of Neo proterozoic oro geneses (deformation, metamorphism or magmatism). Sarandi del Yi - Arroyo Solis Grande shear zone, separates it from Valentines Block. Valentines Block is separated from Pavas Terrane by Cueva del Tigre shear zone. Magmatic rocks with different ages, compositions and emplacements occur all over the Piedra Alta Terrane distributed in three metamorphic belts (Arroyo Grande, San Jose and Montevideo) as well as in the Central Gneissic-Migmatitic Complex. Samples from the gneissic-migmatitic complex, late tectonic granitoids and basic rocks associated to the metamorphic belts were analyzed using Rb/Sr, U/Pb, K/Ar and Sm/Nd methodologies. The age ranges obtained for granitoids and gneissicmigmatitic samples using Rb/Sr whole rock (WR) systematics are 1.7 to 2.5 Ga, showing two intervals: 1.9 to 2.05 Ga (intrusion of late granites) and 2.1 to 2.2 Ga (deformation and metamorphism). K/Ar cooling ages present several ranges: 1.3 to 1.35 Ga (probable local heating of the crust), 1.7 to 1.8 Ga (microgabbro magmatism, data confirmed by the Ar/Ar method) and ages between 2.0 to 2.2 Ga. Rb/Sr (WR) data yielded an isochronic age of 2094 ± 28.3 Ma, Ro = 0.70174 ± 0.00009, MSWD 19.74, interpreted as the time of the metamorphic event recognized for all the Piedra Alta Terrane. TDM Sm/Nd model ages presented a range from 2065 Ma to 2450 Ma. U/Pb systematics yield ages in migmatitic and gneissic rocks from 2.16 Ga to 2.21 Ga, showing metamorphism and deformation phenomena. While the ages of granitoids associated to the San Jose Belt are between 2.06 Ga and 2.08 Ga (Isla Mala) to 2.1 Ga (Granito de Cufre). None of them show metamorphic phenomena. Valentines Block (Preciozzi et al., 1979) comprises granulitic gneisses, granitoids and mafic rocks of different compositions. The geologic complexity

  15. A cost-effectiveness analysis of a program to control rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease in Pinar del Rio, Cuba.

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    David A Watkins

    Full Text Available Acute rheumatic fever (ARF and rheumatic heart disease (RHD persist in many low- and middle-income countries. To date, the cost-effectiveness of population-based, combined primary and secondary prevention strategies has not been assessed. In the Pinar del Rio province of Cuba, a comprehensive ARF/RHD control program was undertaken over 1986-1996. The present study analyzes the cost-effectiveness of this Cuban program.We developed a decision tree model based on the natural history of ARF/RHD, comparing the costs and effectiveness of the 10-year Cuban program to a "do nothing" approach. Our population of interest was the cohort of children aged 5-24 years resident in Pinar del Rio in 1986. We assessed costs and health outcomes over a lifetime horizon, and we took the healthcare system perspective on costs but did not apply a discount rate. We used epidemiologic, clinical, and direct medical cost inputs that were previously collected for publications on the Cuban program. We estimated health gains as disability-adjusted life years (DALYs averted using standard approaches developed for the Global Burden of Disease studies. Cost-effectiveness acceptability thresholds were defined by one and three times per capita gross domestic product per DALY averted. We also conducted an uncertainty analysis using Monte Carlo simulations and several scenario analyses exploring the impact of alternative assumptions about the program's effects and costs. We found that, compared to doing nothing, the Cuban program averted 5051 DALYs (1844 per 100,000 school-aged children and saved $7,848,590 (2010 USD despite a total program cost of $202,890 over 10 years. In the scenario analyses, the program remained cost saving when a lower level of effectiveness and a reduction in averted years of life lost were assumed. In a worst-case scenario including 20-fold higher costs, the program still had a 100% of being cost-effective and an 85% chance of being cost saving.A 10-year

  16. A cost-effectiveness analysis of a program to control rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease in Pinar del Rio, Cuba.

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    Watkins, David A; Mvundura, Mercy; Nordet, Porfirio; Mayosi, Bongani M

    2015-01-01

    Acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) persist in many low- and middle-income countries. To date, the cost-effectiveness of population-based, combined primary and secondary prevention strategies has not been assessed. In the Pinar del Rio province of Cuba, a comprehensive ARF/RHD control program was undertaken over 1986-1996. The present study analyzes the cost-effectiveness of this Cuban program. We developed a decision tree model based on the natural history of ARF/RHD, comparing the costs and effectiveness of the 10-year Cuban program to a "do nothing" approach. Our population of interest was the cohort of children aged 5-24 years resident in Pinar del Rio in 1986. We assessed costs and health outcomes over a lifetime horizon, and we took the healthcare system perspective on costs but did not apply a discount rate. We used epidemiologic, clinical, and direct medical cost inputs that were previously collected for publications on the Cuban program. We estimated health gains as disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) averted using standard approaches developed for the Global Burden of Disease studies. Cost-effectiveness acceptability thresholds were defined by one and three times per capita gross domestic product per DALY averted. We also conducted an uncertainty analysis using Monte Carlo simulations and several scenario analyses exploring the impact of alternative assumptions about the program's effects and costs. We found that, compared to doing nothing, the Cuban program averted 5051 DALYs (1844 per 100,000 school-aged children) and saved $7,848,590 (2010 USD) despite a total program cost of $202,890 over 10 years. In the scenario analyses, the program remained cost saving when a lower level of effectiveness and a reduction in averted years of life lost were assumed. In a worst-case scenario including 20-fold higher costs, the program still had a 100% of being cost-effective and an 85% chance of being cost saving. A 10-year program to

  17. Water in the Cratonic Mantle: Insights from FTIR Data on Lac De Gras Xenoliths (Slave Craton, Canada)

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    Peslier, Anne H.; Brandon, Alan D.; Schaffer, Lillian Aurora; O'Reilly, Suzanne Yvette; Griffin, William L.; Morris, Richard V.; Graff, Trevor G.; Agresti, David G.

    2014-01-01

    The mantle lithosphere beneath the cratonic part of continents is the deepest (> 200 km) and oldest (>2-3 Ga) on Earth, remaining a conundrum as to how these cratonic roots could have resisted delamination by asthenospheric convection over time. Water, or trace H incorporated in mineral defects, could be a key player in the evolution of continental lithosphere because it influences melting and rheology of the mantle. Mantle xenoliths from the Lac de Gras kimberlite in the Slave craton were analyzed by FTIR. The cratonic mantle beneath Lac de Gras is stratified with shallow (water contents extending to higher values than those from the shallow ones. The FTIR spectra of olivines from the shallow samples have more prominent Group II OH bands compared to the olivines from the deep samples, consistent with a more oxidized mantle environment. The range of olivine water content is similar to that observed in Kaapvaal craton peridotites at the same depths (129-184 km) but does not extend to as high values as those from Udachnaya (Siberian craton). The Slave, Kaapvaal and Siberian cratons will be compared in terms of water content distribution, controls and role in cratonic root longevity.

  18. Prevalência de síndrome metabólica em pacientes de um ambulatório do Instituto de Cardiologia do Rio Grande do Sul (RS Prevalencia del síndrome metabólico en pacientes de un ambulatorio del Instituto de Cardiología de Río Grande del Sur (RS Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in outpatients of the Institute of Cardiology of Rio Grande do Sul

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    Full Text Available FUNDAMENTO: A síndrome metabólica (SM é considerada um fator muito importante no desenvolvimento de doenças cardiovasculares (DCV. OBJETIVO: Avaliar a prevalência de síndrome metabólica (SM nos pacientes atendidos no ambulatório para a prevenção secundária de doença arterial coronariana do IC-FUC, bem como verificar o excesso de peso por meio do índice de massa corporal (IMC e a prevalência de obesidade abdominal na doença cardiovascular (DCV. MÉTODOS: A amostra final foi composta por 151 indivíduos (de 26 a 84 anos, cujos dados foram retirados da primeira consulta que apresentou exames sanguíneos de jejum, medidas da pressão arterial (PA, circunferência abdominal (CA em centímetros, peso e estatura, associando sexo e idade. Para A avaliação de SM, foi utilizado o conceito do NCEP-ATP III. RESULTADOS: O sexo masculino representou 64,9% da amostra. Foram encontrados índices de sobrepeso de 50% e obesidade de 21,3%, estando a CA aumentada presente em 30,8% dos indivíduos, 20 homens e 25 mulheres. Atendendo aos critérios do NCEP-ATP III para o diagnóstico de SM, a prevalência dessa síndrome foi de 61,5%, incluindo 54 homens e 39 mulheres. CONCLUSÃO: Verifica-se que a prevalência de SM em pacientes portadores de DCV no ambulatório para a prevenção secundária de DAC do IC-FUC é elevada, tendo também como característica a alta prevalência de sobrepeso, obesidade e CA aumentada.FUNDAMENTO: El síndrome metabólico (SM es considerado un factor muy importante en el desarrollo de enfermedades cardiovasculares (ECV. OBJETIVO: Evaluar la prevalencia del síndrome metabólico (SM en los pacientes atendidos en el ambulatorio para la prevención secundaria de una enfermedad arterial coronaria del IC-FUC, así como verificar el exceso de peso por medio del índice de masa corporal (IMC y la prevalencia de obesidad abdominal en la enfermedad cardiovascular (ECV. MÉTODOS: La muestra final estuvo compuesta por 151 individuos

  19. Distribuição do parto vaginal e da cesariana no município do Rio de Janeiro no período de 2001 a 2004 Distribución del parto vaginal y de la cesarea en el municipio del Rio de Janeiro en el periodo de 2001 hasta 2004 Distribution of the vaginal birth and of the cesarean in the city of Rio de Janeiro from 2001 to 2004

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    Virginia Maria de Azevedo Oliveira Knupp

    2008-03-01

    Full Text Available O parto vaginal é um processo natural que acontece por si mesmo, não necessitando da intervenção de terceiro. A cesariana é uma intervenção médica sobre um processo que a natureza resolve e regula sem artifícios. O objetivo desse estudo é analisar a distribuição do parto vaginal e da cesariana no Município do Rio de Janeiro no período de 2001 a 2004 e estudálos segundo as variáveis: raça da parturiente, área de planejamento de residência, local de ocorrência, natureza jurídica do hospital, faixa etária, estado civil e escolaridade da mãe, consulta pré-natal e Apgar no 1º minuto. Estudo descritivo de base populacional, que analisou as Declarações de Nascidos Vivos do Município do Rio de Janeiro em 2001 a 2004 através do Sistema de Informações sobre Nascidos Vivos. As altas taxas de cesariana foram observadas nas regiões com maior poder econômico, instituições privadas, em mulheres acima de 35 anos, em casadas e com maior escolaridade.El parto vaginal es un proceso que acontece por si mismo, no habiendo necesidad de intervención de terceros. La cesarea es una intervención médica sobre un proceso que la naturaleza resolve sin artificios. El objetivo de este estudio es analizar la distribución del parto vaginal y de la cesarea en el Municipio del Rio de Janeiro en el periodo de 2001 hasta 2004 y estudiar según las variables: raza de la parturiente, área de planificación de residencia, ubicación de ocurrencia, naturaleza jurídica del hospital,edad, estado civil y escolaridad de la madre, consulta prenatal y Apgar en el primer minuto. Estudio descriptivo de base poblacional, que analisó las Declaraciones de Nacidos Vivos del Municipio del Rio de Janeiro en 2001 hasta 2004 a través del Sistema de Información sobre Nacidos Vivos. Las altas tazas de cesarea fueron observadas en las regiones con mayor poder económico, instituciones privadas, en mujeres con más de 35 años, en casadas y con mayor escolaridad

  20. Perspectivas de jovens universitários da Região Norte do Rio Grande do Sul em relação à paternidade Las perspectivas de jóvenes universitarios de la región norte del estado de Rio Grande do Sul en relación a la paternidad Perspectives about paternity by young male university students from the northern region of the state of Rio Grande do Sul

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    Cleci Terezinha Perosa

    2009-06-01

    Full Text Available A visão do jovem em relação à paternidade e envolvimento com futuros filhos tem sido um assunto de veiculação ainda incipiente na nossa realidade. Este estudo, descritivo, qualitativo e exploratório, teve como objetivos estudar as perspectivas de jovens universitários da Região Norte do Rio Grande do Sul quanto à paternidade, estudar sua visão em relação à sua criação e educação para a paternidade e identificar como as instituições (família, grupo de amigos, escola influenciam no seu desenvolvimento e modo de pensar. Realizou-se na Universidade Regional Integrada do Alto Uruguai e das Missões, RS, com oito jovens universitários com idades entre 20 e 24 anos. Os dados coletados por grupo focal e entrevistas foram analisados mediante análise temática e apontaram para relevância da família, o papel do pai, estabilidade financeira, a importância da companheira, o papel do matrimônio e o jeito de ser pai na construção de suas vidas e paternidade.La visión del joven en relación a la paternidad y la relación con futuros hijos es un asunto que ha aparecido de forma reciente e incipiente en nuestra realidad. Este estudio, descriptivo, cualitativo y exploratorio, tuvo como objetivos: estudiar las perspectivas de los jóvenes universitarios de la Región Norte de Rio Grande do Sul, en lo que se refiere a la paternidad; estudiar su visión en relación a su creación y educación para la paternidad e identificar como las instituciones (familia, grupo de amigos, escuela influyen en su desarrollo y modo de pensar. Se realizó en la Universidad Regional Integrada del Alto Uruguay y de las Misiones, en Rio Grande do Sul, con ocho jóvenes universitarios con edades entre 20 y 24 años. Los datos recolectados, por grupo focal y entrevistas, fueron analizados mediante análisis temático y apuntaron para la relevancia de la familia; el papel del padre, la estabilidad financiera, la importancia de la compañera, el papel del

  1. A peregrinação das gestantes no Município do Rio de Janeiro: perfil de óbitos e nascimentos La peregrinación de las gestantes en lo municipio del rio de janeiro: perfil de obitos y nacimiento The peregrination of the pregnants in rio de janeiro city: deaths and births profile

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    Enirtes Caetano Prates Melo

    2007-12-01

    Full Text Available Trata-se de um estudo ecológico. Objetivou-se analisar as trajetórias dos nascimentos no município do Rio de Janeiro e identificar a relação entre oferta de serviços de saúde e fluxo de gestantes entre local de residência e a maternidade. Foram utilizados dados dos Sistemas de Informação sobre Mortalidade (SIM e Nascidos Vivos (SINASC de 2004. O processamento e mapeamento dos dados foram feitos através do programa TabWin. O SINASC processou 99.042 declarações de nascidos vivos e o SIM processou 1.318 declarações de óbitos em menores de um ano no Município do Rio de Janeiro. Concluiu-se que a possibilidade de intervenção no perfil da mortalidade infantil e materna desloca-se cada vez mais para a esfera dos serviços de saúde, e o acesso à assistência de qualidade tem papel fundamental na determinação da mortalidade. Deve-se investigar a existência de desigualdades no acesso a tais serviços.Tratase de un estudio ecológico que tiene como objetivo analizar las trayectorias de los nacimientos en lo Municipio del Rio de Janeiro y identificar la relación entre oferta de servicios de la salud y del flujo de gestantes entre el lugar de la residencia y la maternidad. Fueron utilizados los datos de los Sistemas de la Información sobre Mortalidad (SIM y Nacidos Vivos (SINASC de 2004. El proceso y el mapeamento de los datos fueron hechos a través del programa TabWin. El SINASC procesó 99.042 declaraciones de nacidos vivos y el SIM procesó 1.318 declaraciones de óbitos en menores de un año en lo Municipio del Rio de Janeiro. Concluyese que la posibilidad de intervención en el perfil de la mortalidad infantil y materna dislocase cada vez más para la esfera de los servicios de la salud, y el acceso a la asistencia de calidad tiene papel fundamental en la determinación de la mortalidad, débese, investigar la existencia de desigualdades en el acceso a tales servicios.This ecological study presented analyze of the birth

  2. Diarios personales del investigador como herramienta de investigación Diários pessoais do pesquisador como instrumento de pesquisa Researcher's personal diary as research tool

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    CARLOS FERNANDO MAYORGA

    2008-12-01

    Full Text Available Este documento se basa en la revisión de los diarios personales de los entrevistadores que forman parte de un equipo de investigación del sur de Florida, Estados Unidos. El estudio original exploró los patrones del cuidado provisto a los adultos mayores en el hogar. Los diarios personales reflexivos estimularon una discusión más amplia del tema investigado, presentaron el aspecto humano de los datos cuantitativos y, dado el carácter sensible del tema estudiado, sirvieron para que los investigadores identificaran y exploraran sus propias emociones frente a los encuentros con los participantes del estudio. Nuestra experiencia confirma la necesidad de utilizar instrumentos metodológicos cualitativos que ayuden a revelar el fenómeno investigado "tal y como ocurre", mediante la complementación de la evidencia cuantitativa. Se argumenta que el mantenimiento de una actitud abierta y autorreflexiva, en medio del actual entusiasmo por la práctica basada en la evidencia, no solo tiene aplicación en el marco de la investigación en enfermería sino dentro del mismo ejercicio profesionalEste documento está baseado na revisão dos diários pessoais dos entrevistadores que fazem parte de uma equipe de pesquisa do sul de Florida, Estados Unidos. O trabalho original aprofundou nos padrões de atenção médica domiciliária para adultos maiores. Os diários pessoais reflexivos propiciaram uma discussão mais abrangente sobre o objeto da pesquisa, apresentaram o lado humano dos dados quantitativos e, considerando a natureza sensível da questão levantada, serviram para que os pesquisadores identificassem e estudassem suas próprias emoções a respeito dos encontros com os participantes do levantamento. Nossa experiência confirma a necessidade de usar instrumentos metodológicos qualitativos para desvendar o fenômeno pesquisado "na forma como ele acontece", junto com o uso complementar da evidência quantitativa. O levantamento argúi que manter

  3. Researcher's personal diary as research tool Diarios personales del investigador como herramienta de investigación Diários pessoais do pesquisador como instrumento de pesquisa

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    JIMÉNEZ LUZ DARY DARY

    2008-12-01

    tiene aplicación en el marco de la investigación en enfermería sino dentro del mismo ejercicio profesional.Este documento está baseado na revisão dos diários pessoais dos entrevistadores que fazem parte de uma equipe de pesquisa do sul de Florida, Estados Unidos. O trabalho original aprofundou nos padrões de atenção médica domiciliária para adultos maiores. Os diários pessoais reflexivos propiciaram uma discussão mais abrangente sobre o objeto da pesquisa, apresentaram o lado humano dos dados quantitativos e, considerando a natureza sensível da questão levantada, serviram para que os pesquisadores identificassem e estudassem suas próprias emoções a respeito dos encontros com os participantes do levantamento. Nossa experiência confirma a necessidade de usar instrumentos metodológicos qualitativos para desvendar o fenômeno pesquisado "na forma como ele acontece", junto com o uso complementar da evidência quantitativa. O levantamento argúi que manter uma disposição aberta e auto-reflexiva, no ambiente atual de entusiasmo pela prática baseada em evidências, não é apenas aplicável no âmbito da pesquisa em enfermagem, mas dentro o próprio exercício profissional.

  4. In search of Archean basement from Rio Maria region, southeastern of Para State

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    Macambira, M.B.; Lancelot, J.

    1991-01-01

    The Rio Maria Region, southeastern part of the Amazonian craton (Brazil), displays a typical Archaean granite-greenstone association intruded by Proterozoic granites. The greenstone is crosscut by Archaean granitoids, such as the Rio Maria granodiorite. Clear field contacts between the Xingu gneisses and the granodiorite are lacking, making it difficult to determine the stratigraphic sequence. U-Pb data for zircons from the Xingu gneiss and the Rio Maria granodiorite provide upper intercept ages of 2971 +30/ -28 Ma and 2874 +9/ -10 Ma respectively on the Concordia diagram. 2.97 Ga is the most ancient age ever obtained on zircons from gneisses of the Amazonian craton. It provides an upper limit for the beginning of the continental crust formation in this part of the craton. (author)

  5. EVOLUTION OF SOUTHERN AFRICAN CRATONS BASED ON SEISMIC IMAGING

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    Thybo, Hans; Soliman, Mohammad Youssof Ahmad; Artemieva, Irina

    2014-01-01

    present a new seismic model for the structure of the crust and lithospheric mantle of the Kalahari Craton, constrained by seismic receiver functions and finite-frequency tomography based on the seismological data from the South Africa Seismic Experiment (SASE). The combination of these two methods...... since formation of the craton, and (3) seismically fast lithospheric keels are imaged in the Kaapvaal and Zimabwe cratons to depths of 300-350 km. Relatively low velocity anomalies are imaged beneath both the paleo-orogenic Limpopo Belt and the Bushveld Complex down to depths of ~250 km and ~150 km...

  6. The electrical lithosphere in Archean cratons: examples from Southern Africa

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    Khoza, D. T.; Jones, A. G.; Muller, M. R.; Webb, S. J.

    2011-12-01

    The southern African tectonic fabric is made up of a number Archean cratons flanked by Proterozoic and younger mobile belts, all with distinctly different but related geological evolutions. The cratonic margins and some intra-cratonic domain boundaries have played major roles in the tectonics of Africa by focusing ascending magmas and localising cycles of extension and rifting. Of these cratons the southern extent of the Congo craton is one of the least-constrained tectonic boundaries in the African tectonic architecture and knowledge of its geometry and in particular the LAB beneath is crucial for understanding geological process of formation and deformation prevailing in the Archean and later. In this work, which forms a component of the hugely successful Southern African MagnetoTelluric Experiment (SAMTEX), we present the lithospheric electrical resistivity image of the southern boundary of the enigmatic Congo craton and the Neoproterozoic Damara-Ghanzi-Chobe (DGC) orogenic belt on its flanks. Magnetotelluric data were collected along profiles crossing all three of these tectonic blocks. The two dimensional resistivity models resulting from inverting the distortion-corrected responses along the profiles all indicate significant lateral variations in the crust and upper mantle structure along and across strike from the younger DGC orogen to the older adjacent craton. The are significant lithospheric thickness variations from each terrane. The The Moho depth in the DGC is mapped at 40 km by active seismic methods, and is also well constrained by S-wave receiver function models. The Damara belt lithosphere, although generally more conductive and significantly thinner (approximately 150 km) than the adjacent Congo and Kalahari cratons, exhibits upper crustal resistive features interpreted to be caused by igneous intrusions emplaced during the Gondwanan Pan-African magmatic event. The thinned lithosphere is consistent with a 50 mW.m-2 steady-state conductive

  7. Work for the improvement of the contractual operations of the cooperative sector with the integral company and of tobacco of Pinar del Rio. The environmental dimension

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    Angie Fernández Lorenzo

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    Full Text Available The present article approaches the related to different actions for the improvement of the contractual operations of the Cooperative Sector with the Integral Company and of Tobacco of Pinar del Río, incorporating the environmental dimension, the same one will allow to be solutions and answers to those problems that it presents the Cooperative Sector with the state company in this matter.  In the investigation the theoretical foundations were approached on the contractual operations, the cooperative sector in Cuba, as well as the relationships - cooperative.  He was carried out a diagnosis of the current situation of the contractual operations of the cooperative sector belonging to the Integral Company and of Tobacco Pinar del Rio, as well as the characterization of this state company, besides analyzing the base legislative of the contracts opening the way to the presented proposal.     The implementation of the proposed plan of actions had great importance since it contributes to the obtaining of positive results of the administration of the commercialization, whenever the delivery is guaranteed in date of the hired production, as well as the quality of the same one and with the required quantity.

  8. Availability of water resources in the rio Bermudez micro-basin. Central Region of Costa Rica; Disponibilidad del recurso hidrico en la microcuenca del rio Bermudez. Region Central de Costa Rica

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    Hernando Echevarria, L.; Orozco Montoya, R.

    2015-07-01

    The Rio Bermudez micro-basin makes up part of the principal hydrological resource area in the Central Region of Costa Rica. For this reason a study was done to determine the availability of hydrological resources in said micro-basin to identify areas with potential water availability problems. A monthly water balance was calculated using land use, geomorphology and climate parameters. From these water balance studies, the amount of available water was calculated and classified into four categories, however, in this micro-basin, only three categories were identified: high, medium and moderate water availability. No areas were identified with low water availability, indicating availability is sufficient; however, there is increasing demand on water resources because over half of the micro-basin area is classified as having moderate water availability. (Author)

  9. Work organization and the health of bank employees Organización del trabajo y salud de empleados del banco Organização do trabalho e saúde de trabalhadores bancários

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    Juliana Lemos Silva

    2012-04-01

    Full Text Available The Brazilian banking sector has undergone an intense restructuring process and taken a leading position in the incorporation of new technologies and organizational innovations. Computerization in the industry, in association with forms of work organization, has resulted in changes that reflect on the workers' health. Based on the theoretical and methodological frameworks of historical and dialectical materialism, this qualitative study investigates the work conditions of bank employees in order to identify the extent to which changes in work organization interfere with these workers' health. Data were collected through interviews held with 11 bank employees. In addition to physical sickening due to occupational diseases directly related to work intensification, the results also show an increased incidence of mental suffering and a feeling of loss of professional identity. Work-related frustration, instability and concerns related to psychological pressure resulting from the need to achieve goals predominated in the reports.La Banca Brasileña pasó por un intenso proceso de reestructuración y ha ocupado posiciones de liderazgo en la incorporación de nuevas tecnologías e innovaciones organizacionales. La informatización de la industria, junto con nuevas maneras de organización del trabajo, dio lugar a cambios que reflejaron en la salud de los trabajadores. Con base en el marco teórico y metodológico del materialismo histórico y dialéctico, este estudio cualitativo tuvo como objetivo investigar las condiciones laborales de los empleados del banco para identificar el grado en que los cambios en la organización del trabajo influyeron en la salud de los trabajadores. Los datos fueron recolectados a través de entrevistas con once empleados del banco. Los resultados mostraron, además de las enfermedades físicas profesionales directamente relacionadas con la intensificación del trabajo, aumento de la incidencia de sufrimiento mental y la

  10. Determinantes do desenvolvimento do setor agropecuário nos municípios Determinantes del desarrollo del sector agrícola-ganadero en los municipios Determinants of the development of the agricultural sector in municipalities

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    Caio César de Medeiros Costa

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    Full Text Available Dada a importância do setor agropecuário para a economia brasileira, é fundamental conhecer os fatores determinantes do desenvolvimento agropecuário em seus municípios. Sob a luz de referencial teórico que aborda questões relacionadas aos fatores determinantes do desenvolvimento agropecuário e do desenvolvimento econômico local, neste estudo fez-se uso das metodologias de análise multivariada conhecidas como análise fatorial e análise de cluster. Utilizou-se o estado de Minas Gerais como recorte analítico. Foram selecionadas 22 variáveis para cada município, representando diferentes dimensões do desenvolvimento, visando verificar quais os fatores determinantes do desenvolvimento agropecuário. Após a análise fatorial, optou-se pela extração de seis fatores com raiz característica maior do que um e que respondem, em conjunto, por 62,25% da variância total dos dados: desenvolvimento econômico, investimento público, qualidade de vida, condições da atividade agropecuária, condições de meio ambiente e consumo, e condições de financiamento. Pela análise de cluster, foram criados cinco grupos, de acordo com o desempenho dos membros nos fatores. Os resultados corroboram os apontamentos literários em quase sua totalidade e, além disso, destaca-se e discute-se a existência de um ciclo positivo gerado pelo incremento dos fatores determinantes do desenvolvimento agropecuário e pelas vantagens competitivas. Neste estudo, aponta-se a importância do investimento público na promoção do desenvolvimento, reforçando o proposto por trabalhos anteriores de que o Estado desempenha papel fundamental para garantir condições que propiciem o desenvolvimento do setor agropecuário. Outra constatação factível é a de que fatores isolados, tais como as boas condições da agricultura e do meio ambiente, não são capazes de propiciar desenvolvimento para o setor nos municípios mineiros.Dada la importancia de la agricultura y de

  11. Diversidad Florística de la cuenca alta del rio Tambo-Ichuña, Moquegua, Perú

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    Montesinos, D.B.

    2011-01-01

    La diversidad florística de plantas vasculares es estudiada en la cuenca del río Tambo-Ichuña, la puna y bofedales altoandinos en los distritos de Ichuña, Ubinas y Yunga (3400 – 4700 m de altitud), provincia General Sánchez Cerro, departamento de Moquegua, Perú. La flora vascular de esta región está

  12. Geological evolution of the Antongil Craton, NE Madagascar

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    Schofield, D.I.; Thomas, Ronald J.; Goodenough, K.M.; De Waele, B.; Pitfield, P.E.J.; Key, R.M.; Bauer, W.; Walsh, G.J.; Lidke, D.J.; Ralison, A.V.; Rabarimanana, M.; Rafahatelo, J.-M.; Randriamananjara, T.

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    The Antongil Craton, along with the Masora and Antananarivo cratons, make up the fundamental Archaean building blocks of the island of Madagascar. They were juxtaposed during the late-Neoproterozoic to early Palaeozoic assembly of Gondwana. In this paper we give a synthesis of the geology of the Antongil Craton and present previously published and new geochemical and U-Pb zircon analyses to provide an event history for its evolution.The oldest rocks in the Antongil Craton form a nucleus of tonalitic gneiss, characteristic of Palaeo-Mesoarchaean cratons globally, including phases dated between 3320 ?? 14. Ma to 3231 ?? 6. Ma and 3187 ?? 2. Ma to 3154 ?? 5. Ma. A series of mafic dykes was intruded into the Mesoarchaean tonalites and a sedimentary succession was deposited on the craton prior to pervasive deformation and migmatisation of the region. The age of deposition of the metasediments has been constrained from a volcanic horizon to around 3178 ?? 2. Ma and subject to migmatisation at around 2597 ?? 49. Ma. A subsequent magmatic episode generated voluminous, weakly foliated granitic rocks, that also included additions from both reworked older crustal material and younger source components. An earlier granodiorite-dominated assemblage, dated between 2570 ?? 18. Ma and 2542 ?? 5. Ma, is largely exposed in xenoliths and more continuously in the northern part of the craton, while a later monzogranite-dominated phase, dated between 2531 ?? 13. Ma and 2513 ?? 0.4. Ma is more widely developed. Together these record the stabilisation of the craton, attested to by the intrusion of a younger dyke swarm, the age of which is constrained by a sample of metagabbro dated at 2147 ?? 6. Ma, providing the first evidence for Palaeoproterozoic rocks from the Antongil Craton.The youngest events recorded in the isotopic record of the Antongil Craton are reflected in metamorphism, neocrystallisation and Pb-loss at 792 ?? 130. Ma to 763 ?? 13. Ma and 553 ?? 68. Ma. These events are

  13. The Thermal Structure and Strength of Cratons and their Margins

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    Jaupart, C. P.; Mareschal, J. C.

    2015-12-01

    The large cratons of today are made of younger terranes that wrap around older cores. Deformation due to accretion did not proceed in homogeneous fashion and was concentrated in the younger belts. This is illustrated clearly in the Archean Superior Province, Canada. In this area, one observes little imbrication of accreted crust and craton core, in contrast to the laterally extensive thrusting that has affected the younger terranes to the South. The boundary between the craton core and accreted belts is a nearly vertical interface delineated by steeply dipping electrical and seismic anomalies extending to the base of the lithosphere. These steeply dipping structures have been interpreted as relicts of the subduction that drove accretion. By contrast, the sub-crustal subduction remnant that is imaged beneath younger terranes to the south shows up as a moderately dipping (≈30°) structure. These observations suggest a stiff craton surrounded by weaker belts. This strength contrast may have affected later events, such as the Keweenawan rifing, which propagated northward through the accreted terranes but stopped short of impinging the craton core. In the Superior Province, crustal heat production is much higher in the accreted terranes than in the craton core, implying higher temperatures and lower mechanical strength. Such a remarkable dichotomy also exists in South Africa, where the Limpopo and Namaqua belts are characterized by higher heat flux and crustal heat production than the adjacent Archean Kaapvaal and Zimbabwe cratons. The generality of this cannot be assessed on the basis of heat flow and heat production data which are scarce in most other cratons. These cratons, however, are characterized by post-orogenic high temperature metamorphism which is best explained by high crustal heat production. This is true, for example, for the Jimperding metamorphic belt at the edge of the Yilgarn craton, Western Australia. Thus, cratons appear to be surrounded, and

  14. Efeitos da poluição do ar na função respiratória de escolares, Rio de Janeiro, RJ Efectos de la polución del aire en la función respiratoria de escolares, Rio de Janeiro, Sureste de Brasil Effect of air pollution on lung function in schoolchildren in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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    Hermano Albuquerque de Castro

    2009-02-01

    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Analisar a associação entre exposição diária à poluição do ar e função respiratória de escolares. MÉTODOS: Estudo de painel com uma amostra aleatória de 118 escolares (seis a 15 anos de idade da rede pública do Rio de Janeiro (RJ, residentes até 2 km do local do estudo. Dados sobre características das crianças foram obtidos por questionário, incluindo o International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood. Exames diários de pico de fluxo foram realizados para medir a função respiratória. Dados diários dos níveis de PM10, SO2, O3, NO2 e CO, temperatura e umidade foram fornecidos por um monitor móvel. As medidas repetidas de função respiratória foram associadas aos níveis dos poluentes por meio de modelo multinível ajustado por tendência temporal, temperatura, umidade do ar, exposição domiciliar ao fumo, ser asmático, altura, sexo, peso e idade das crianças. RESULTADOS: O pico de fluxo expiratório médio foi 243,5 l/m (dp=58,9. A menor média do pico de fluxo expiratório foi 124 l/m e a maior 450 l/m. Para o aumento de 10 µg/m³ de PM10 houve uma diminuição de 0,34 l/min na média do pico de fluxo no terceiro dia. Para o aumento de 10 µg/m³ de NO2 houve uma diminuição entre 0,23 l/min a 0,28 l/min na média do pico de fluxo após a exposição. Os efeitos do CO e do SO2 no pico de fluxo dos escolares não foram estatisticamente significativos. O O3 apresentou um resultado protetor: o aumento de 10 µg/m³ de O3 estaria associado, um dia depois da exposição, a aumento de 0,2 l/min na média da função respiratória. CONCLUSÕES: Mesmo dentro de níveis aceitáveis na maior parte do período, a poluição atmosférica, principalmente o PM10 e o NO2, esteve associada à diminuição da função respiratória de crianças residentes no Rio de Janeiro.OBJETIVO: Analizar la asociación entre exposición diaria a la polución del aire y función respiratoria de escolares. MÉTODOS: Estudio de

  15. The Teles Pires volcanic province: A paleogeoproterozoic silicic-dominated large igneous province in southwest Amazon craton and tectonic implications

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    Leite, Jayme Alfredo Dexheimer; Saes, Gerson Souza; Macambira, Moacir Jose Buenano

    2001-01-01

    Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) are important features of the Earth history especially recognized during Paleo to Mezosoic times when they are related to the break up of supercontinents (Coffin and Eldhom, 1994). These provinces occur in several different tectonic settings such as volcanic passive margins, submarine ridges and continental and oceanic plateaux. Mafic-dominanted provinces are the most well known among the LIPs and the best examples are the Karoo, Kerguelem and Ontong-Java. LIPs including an important silicic component have been described in some basaltic provinces of southern Africa (Milner et al. 1992). More recently, silicic-dominated LIPs have been recognized in eastern Australia (Bryan et al., 2000), in southern South America (Pankhurst et al. 1998) and in Antartica Penninsula (Riley and Leat, 1999). The common characteristics of this kind of LIP include: 1) large volume of silicic rocks with dominance of ignimbrites, 2) active over 40 to 50 m.y.; and 3) spatially and temporally associated with plate break up. In this paper we present the main geologic and geochronologic characteristics of the Teles Pires volcanic province from southwest Amazon Craton, which allow its classification as a Paleoprotorozoic silicic-dominated LIP. Geologic implications of this suggestion includes the existence of a large cratonic plate as old as 1.81Ga for the Amazon Craton, therefore the proposed 1.85-1.55 Ga magmatic arc of Rio Negro-Juruena Province should be reviewed (au)

  16. Turismo comunitario en favelas: Un estudio del Favela Inn Hostel, Chapéu Mangueira - Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

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    Rodrigues da Silva, Diego; Corbari, Sandra Dalila; Cioce Sampaio, Carlos Alberto; Jurema Grimm, Isabel

    2014-01-01

    Resulta necesario pensar un nuevo modelo de desarrollo que resalte las cuestiones económicas, pero también los aspectos sociales y la integración hombre-naturaleza. El turismo de base comunitaria se configura como una alternativa de trabajo e ingreso y como promotor del desarrollo sustentable. Mayormente es implementado junto a las comunidades tradicionales, híbridas y autóctonas en zonas costeras y rurales. En este contexto surge la pregunta de investigación: ¿Si el turismo de base comunitar...

  17. Valorização do magistério ou darwinismo profissional? ¿Valoración del magisterio o darwinismo profesional? Teaching valorization or professional darwinism?

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    Maria Angélica Pedra Minhoto

    2011-03-01

    Full Text Available A insatisfação em relação ao desempenho da educação básica é grande, e as avaliações de monitoramento persistem indicando lacunas nos sistemas de ensino. Em resposta, a Secretaria de Educação de São Paulo propôs medidas de incentivos financeiros ao magistério paulista. Além do bônus por desempenho, foi enviado à Assembléia Legislativa um Projeto de Lei Complementar (PLC que institui o sistema de promoção por mérito. Este artigo discute os limites do princípio de eficiência do PLC, tendo em vista assentar-se na correlação entre aumento da remuneração e melhoria de desempenho.Analisa também os limites do conceito de qualidade educacional atrelado à lógica de mercado. São apresentados preceitos e incongruências do PLC, resultados de trabalhos internacionais que testaram a eficiência de políticas de remuneração por mérito e, finalmente, são tecidas considerações em relação ao PLC, tendo em vista a experiência internacional.Existe mucha insatisfacción con respecto al desempeño de la educación básica en Brasil, y, por otro lado, las evaluaciones de monitoreo continúan señalando vacíos en los sistemas de educación. Como respuesta, la Dirección General de Escuelas del Estado de San Pablo ha propuesto medidas para apoyar financieramente a sus maestros. Además de las primas por rendimiento, ya en vigor, se envió a la Asamblea Legislativa un Proyecto de Ley Complementaria (PLC que establece un sistema de promoción por méritos a la carrera docente. Este artículo aborda los límites del principio de eficiencia del PLC, basado en la correlación entre el aumento de las remuneraciones y la mejora del rendimiento, también aborda los límites del concepto de calidad de la educación asociado a la lógica del mercado. Se presentan los preceptos y las discrepancias del PLC, resultados de estudios internacionales sobre la eficacia de las políticas de remuneración por mérito y, finalmente, se hacen

  18. ANÁLISIS SOCIOECONÓMICO DE LA CUENCA DEL RIO CUALE, JALISCO, MÉXICO: UNA CONTRIBUCIÓN PARA LA DECLARACIÓN DEL ÁREA NATURAL PROTEGIDA RESERVA DE LA BIOSFERA EL CUALE

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    Jorge Téllez López

    2013-06-01

    Full Text Available Durante los meses de enero a mayo de 2013, a través de la metodología propuesta por Alciaturi (2009; se realizó el análisis de los factores socioeconómicos involucrados en la cuenca del rio Cuale, Jalisco, México. Los resultados incluyeron aspectos relacionados con la dinámica demográfica, grado de marginación, nivel educativo, población económicamente activa, principales actividades económicas, comunidades rurales, descripción socioeconómica, potenciales de los recursos naturales, usos y aprovechamientos actuales; así como la situación jurídica de la tenencia de la tierra. El objetivo de esta investigación es conocer cómo estos factores inciden sobre los recursos naturales de la cuenca. Con la finalidad de utilizar esta información para establecer la declaratoria del Área Natural Protegida Reserva de la Biosfera El Cuale, que es una herramienta que puede ayudar a asegurar la conservación de esta zona. Por lo tanto, se han incluido elementos de análisis social, económico y ambiental, puesto que estos factores han resultado determinantes en los procesos que inciden en la deforestación y cambio de uso de suelo.

  19. Las redes de drenaje de los rios Alberche y Guadarrama como indicadores estructurales del Sistema Central Espanol

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    Martín Escorza, C.

    2003-08-01

    Full Text Available The network of the Alberche and Guadarrama rivers, obtained by a semicuantitative method, shows that on the granitic and metamorphic rocks of the Spanish Central System exist circular alignments, until now detected by analysis of satellite image. Such alignments are located in the sub-geological system of the Sierra de Guadarrama, and they coexist with to already known rectilinear alignments. In the sub-westem system, Sierra de Gredos, are detected rectilinear alignments. The circular structures of Sierra de Guadarrarna would have a relationship to geological processes still unknown after the Hercynian Orogeny but before of the Oligocene.Utilizando una metodología semicuantitativa, las redes de drenaje de los ríos Alberche y Guadarrama ponen de manifiesto que existen alineaciones circulares sobre las rocas graníticas y metamórficas de la Cordillera Central, cuya presencia hasta ahora se había detectado por análisis de imagen de satélite. Tales alineaciones se sitúan en el subsistema geológico de la Sierra del Guadarrama, en donde coexisten con alineaciones rectas ya conocidas. En el subsistema occidental, la Sierra de Gredos, se detectan alineaciones rectas. Las estructuras circulares de la Sierra de Guadarrama tendrían su origen en relación con procesos geodinámicos todavía desconocidos, ocurridos con posterioridad a la Orogenia Hercínica, pero antes del Oligoceno.

  20. Diachronic aspects of land planning of the Alberche river basin; Aspectos diacrnicos de la ordenacion del territorio de la cuenca del rio Alberche

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    The planning scope of this study is a section of the edge of the metropolitan area southwest of Madrid, comprising the townships of Alamo, Navalcarnero, Villamanta and Sevilla la Nueva, which falls in the region of the Rio Alberche. The characteristics of the natural environment, the peculiar morphology of population settlements, together with the unique organization and economic dynamics, increased immigration in recent times and the seasonal residence, has resulted in a pattern of relationships and flows that interrelate to municipalities each other and manifested in population movements daily for work and labor, and important phenomena of outsourcing, which gives the most singular and main feature, along with the role of backbone of the region of Alberche river basin. Through the case study, questioning the methodology, we approach the study and research issues related to municipalities that are enrolled in spaces within the forms of protection (Regional Park of the middle river Guadarrama) and others not. All in all, after the previous analysis, we analyze the problem. (Author)

  1. Lateral heterogeneity and vertical stratification of cratonic lithospheric keels: a case study of the Siberian craton

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    Artemieva, Irina; Cherepanova, Yulia; Herceg, Matija

    2014-01-01

    by regional xenolith P-T arrays,lithosphere density heterogeneity as constrained by free-board and satellite gravity data, and the non-thermalpart of upper mantle seismic velocity heterogeneity based on joint analysis of thermal and seismic tomography data.Density structure of the cratonic lithosphere...... and strongly depleted lithospheric mantle of the Archean nuclei, particularly below the Anabar shield.Since we cannot identify the depth distribution of density anomalies, we complement the approach by seismicdata. An analysis of temperature-corrected seismic velocity structure indicates strong vertical...

  2. The Asamblea del Año XIII in the Rio de la Plata: Eternal Laurels to End the Revolution

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    Esteban Buch

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    Full Text Available The Asamblea del año XIII, the 1813 Constitutional Assembly in the Río de la Plata, represents at its best revolutionary velocity, with its allegro rhythm towards wider liberties and a more perfect equality, towards an independence of the nation that, without being officially declared, inspires many of its gestures, like the creation of Argentina’s national anthem. A contemporary observer fond of anachronisms might find in it a confirmation that movement is an essential element of democracy. Yet, this dynamic perception should be balanced by reminding that the Assembly’s main project is not to accelerate the revolution, but to terminate it. “Close the period of the revolution, open the epoch of peace and freedom”, says its inaugural declaration. This paper focuses on the tension between these two conceptions of historical temporality.

  3. Habilidades del cuidador primario de mujeres mastectomizadas Habilidades do cuidador primário de mulheres mastectomizadas Mastectomized women primary caregiver’s abilities

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    Rosa María Ostiguín-Meléndez

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    Full Text Available Objetivo. Describir las habilidades del cuidador primario (CP en términos de conocimiento, valor y paciencia del de mujeres mastectomizadas. Metodología. En 2010 se llevó a cabo un estudio descriptivo de tipo transversal en una muestra de 100 cuidadores primarios del Instituto Nacional de Cancerología de la Ciudad de México. Para la medición de la habilidad se utilizó el instrumento "Inventario de habilidad de cuidado", que tiene tres subescalas: conocimiento, valor y paciencia. Se estimaron las correlaciones entre la sumatoria de los términos, comparándolas con las variables sociodemográficas. Resultados. El 41% de los CP fueron hombres, casados en un 77%; predominantemente fueron hijos (41% o esposos (32% del paciente. La edad mediana del CP, fue 43 años. En las habilidades del cuidador se encontró: alta puntuación para las dimensiones de conocimiento y paciencia, y baja para la de valor. Se identificó una correlación significativa entre las dimensiones de conocimiento y paciencia, mientras que la correlación de valor y paciencia fue menor. Conclusión. Las habilidades más importantes con que debe contar el CP son el conocimiento y la paciencia; el valor no mostró tal relevancia.Objetivo. Descrever as habilidades no cuidado em termos de conhecimento, valor e paciência do cuidador primário (CEP de mulheres mastectomizadas. Metodologia. Em 2010 se levou a cabo um estudo descritivo de tipo transversal numa mostra de 100 cuidadores primários do Instituto Nacional de Cancerologia da Cidade do México. Para a medição da habilidade se utilizou o instrumento "Inventário de habilidade de cuidado", que tem três sub-escalas: conhecimento, valor e paciência. Estimaram-se as correlações entre a sumatória dos termos, comparando-as com as variáveis sócio-demográficas. Resultados. O 41% dos CEP foram homens, casados num 77%; predominantemente foram filhos (41% ou esposos (32% do paciente, e a maioria tinham um trabalho

  4. Validación de la precipitación estimada por satélite TRMM y su aplicación en la modelación hidrológica del rio Ramis Puno Perú

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    Lujano Laura, Efrain; Servicio Nacional de Meteorología e Hidrología; Felipe Obando, Oscar G.; Servicio Nacional de Meteorología e Hidrología; Lujano Laura, Apolinario; Quispe Aragón, José; Autoridad Nacional del Agua

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    La investigación se realizó en la cuenca Ramis, ubicado al norte de la región hidrográfica del Titicaca (lado peruano), teniendo como objetivo validar las precipitaciones estimadas por satélite y su aplicación en la modelación hidrológica del rio Ramis. La validación de precipitaciones estimadas por satélite, se realizó mediante una comparación entre datos observados en ambos casos para el periodo enero de 1998 a diciembre 2013, los cuales fueron evaluados mediante los indicadores estadístico...

  5. Moessbauer and XRD Comparative Study of Host Rock and Iron Rich Mineral Samples from Paz del Rio Iron Ore Mineral Mine in Colombia

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    Fajardo, M.; Perez Alcazar, G. A.; Moreira, A. M.; Speziali, N. L.

    2004-01-01

    A comparative study between the host rock and the iron rich mineral samples from the Paz del Rio iron ore mineral mine in Colombia was performed using X-ray diffraction and Moessbauer spectroscopy. Diffraction results of the iron rich mineral sample show that goethite, hematite, quartz, kaolinite and siderite are the main phases, and that a small amount of illite is also present. By Moessbauer spectroscopy at room temperature (RT) the presence of all the above mentioned phases was detected except quartz as well as an additional presence of small amount of biotite. The goethite, which appears as four sextets with hyperfine fields of 33.5, 30.5, 27.5 and 18.5 T, respectively, is the majority phase. This result shows the different grades of formation of this oxyhydroxide. The Moessbauer spectrum of this sample at 80 K presents the same phases obtained at RT without any superparamagnetic effect. In this case the goethite appears as two sextets. Diffraction results of the host rock sample show a large amount of quartz and kaolinite and small amounts of illite and biotite, whereas by Moessbauer spectroscopy illite, kaolinite and biotite were detected.

  6. Adapted motor activities to stimulate the memory in moderated mentaly retarded boys and girls from “Carlos Marx” Special School of Pinar del Rio

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    Yosbiel García-Castañeda

    2014-08-01

    Full Text Available The present research arises from the necessity of including adapted motor activities to stimulate the memory in moderated mentally retarded boys and girls from “Carlos Marx” Special school of Pinar del Rio in Physical Education lessons, due to the difficulty they have. The activities are addressed to compensate their difficulties from cognitive, psychological, physical, as well as social integration point of view. For the development of the work, firstly, it was carried out a bibliographical revision about the mental retard and about Special Physical Education importance, as means to create compensatory conditions in the psychomotor sphere in children with Special Educational Necessities (SEN, helping them to foster values and attitudes that will be of great utility in the society. Secondly, it was carried out the analysis of the applied methods empiric result as: the observation, interviews, surveys and Mosega Test. In addition, theoretical methods as, historical-logical, analysis - synthesis, inductive-deductive and revision of documents were used. Inside the statistical-mathematical method, the descriptive statistic was applied with the percentage analysis, which allowed designing adapted motor activities for the stimulation of the memory in children with moderate mental retard.

  7. Evaluation of the potential expansiveness of soils in the Hermanos Cruz neighbourhood, Pinar del Rio, Cuba: a contribution to urban planning

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    Chinthaka-Ganepola, G.A.; Mohammed, A. S.; Ordaz Hernandez, A.; Estevez Cruz, E.; Hernandez Santana, J.R.

    2016-01-01

    Expansive soils can be categorized as one of the geohazards observed in the urban environment, representing a silent hazard to buildings and infrastructure. To evaluate this problematic soil it is necessary to know some of its geotechnical properties. Generally, the average values of soil properties are used in the methods which characterize the geological formation and the lithological group, which causes a great degree of uncertainty. To overcome this problem, this study proposes a procedure for estimating and modelling the principle soil properties that have an impact on expansive soils. The selected case study is located in the Hermanos Cruz neighbourhood in the city of Pinar del Rio in Cuba. The investigation was organized into the following stages: primary assessment of the potential expansiveness of the soils, modelling of the soil properties utilizing 3D geostatistical methods and finally the cartographic representation of the potential Expansiveness of soils on a Geographic Information System (GIS) platform at different depth zones which are of importance in the construction of shallow foundations of engineering works. The application of this methodology in the Hermanos Cruz neighbourhood revealed that its soils possess a potential expansiveness of low to medium, apart from some isolated zones which show a potential expansiveness of medium to high. (Author)

  8. Evaluation of the potential expansiveness of soils in the Hermanos Cruz neighbourhood, Pinar del Rio, Cuba: a contribution to urban planning

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    Chinthaka-Ganepola, G.A.; Mohammed, A. S.; Ordaz Hernandez, A.; Estevez Cruz, E.; Hernandez Santana, J.R.

    2016-07-01

    Expansive soils can be categorized as one of the geohazards observed in the urban environment, representing a silent hazard to buildings and infrastructure. To evaluate this problematic soil it is necessary to know some of its geotechnical properties. Generally, the average values of soil properties are used in the methods which characterize the geological formation and the lithological group, which causes a great degree of uncertainty. To overcome this problem, this study proposes a procedure for estimating and modelling the principle soil properties that have an impact on expansive soils. The selected case study is located in the Hermanos Cruz neighbourhood in the city of Pinar del Rio in Cuba. The investigation was organized into the following stages: primary assessment of the potential expansiveness of the soils, modelling of the soil properties utilizing 3D geostatistical methods and finally the cartographic representation of the potential Expansiveness of soils on a Geographic Information System (GIS) platform at different depth zones which are of importance in the construction of shallow foundations of engineering works. The application of this methodology in the Hermanos Cruz neighbourhood revealed that its soils possess a potential expansiveness of low to medium, apart from some isolated zones which show a potential expansiveness of medium to high. (Author)

  9. Teachers upgrading to favour the environmental dimension in Physical Education lesson for sixth grader students of Pinar del Rio Municipality

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    Margelia Bárbara Ramírez-Blanco

    2015-04-01

    Full Text Available The research that is presented proposes a training program for the professo rs of Physical Education that favours the introduction of the environmental dimension in the class for senior high school students of Pinar del Río municipality, to improve this training process related with the Environmental Education, the objective of the preparation is to offer the professors of Physical Education the necessary knowledge that it allows them to eliminate the obstacle that represents the lack of professional competitions for the construction of the environmental dimension because when obtaining the professor bigger knowledge it can fulfil its function better the pupil. With the objective of determining the insufficiencies in relation to the envi ronmental work, as well as to know the way of upgrading that was been using at the moment of the research there were applied scientific methods as observation, to Physical Education lessons and interview to Physical Education teachers and officials, who d eclared that there are not orientations in Physical Education syllabus to develop environmental education, it was verified there was a poor development of the didactic integrating conception of it, as well as a lack of documents and methodological and pre cise orientations. The designed program has 40 lesson hours, it is developed in three themes and y it is adapted to the new tendencies of competitions that mark the new laws of the education and structured in Thematic Plan, System of knowledge, Abilities, Securities to develop, methodological Orientations for its use and Evaluation.

  10. The 1000Ma reassembly of Dharwar and Bastar cratons – Evidence ...

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    2. General Geology. The geology of the study area comprises of the rocks of the Dharwar craton, the ...... Craton-mobile belt relations in in Southern Granulite Terrain. Geol. Soc. .... chemistry: a case study from the Eastern Ghats Belt. India.

  11. Estrategia para la formación de habilidades investigativas en estudiantes de medicina A strategy to develop research skills in medical students. Medical University, Pinar del Rio

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    Guillermo Luís Herrera Miranda

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    health professional to the social circumstances and environment together with the comprehensive development of personality, determined by the socio-historical experience mainly, taking into account the activity and the place where the action should be taken, which constitutes the original component of a skill or skills. The process to develop research skills in medical studies is insufficient considering the way they act, showing systemic and systematic thinking. Objective: to design a strategy to the development of research skills in medical students and its implementation in the syllabus of this studies favoring the development of the ways of acting for the future comprehensive doctor. Methods: dialectic-materialist as a general method, historical-logical, systemic- structural and modelling as theoretical methods as well as group interview to the directives of the Medical Studies, surveys to medical students and professors, documentary review and the opinion of experts as empiric methods. Descriptive statistics included: distribution frequency and measures of central trend. Results: a strategy was designed to the development of research skills in medical students, which was positively validated by the experts, contributing to its improvement. Conclusion: the process to develop research skills in medical students at the Medical University in Pinar del Rio is expressed by systemic and systematic thinking.

  12. Enfermedad de Tomás en el sector salud pinareño Tomas's disease in Pinar del Rio health sector

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    Lidia Rosa Salgueiro Labrador

    2012-10-01

    ethic which responds to the demands of scientific, technical and cultural growth as well as to the socioeconomic and political transformations the present century entails. Objective: to determine the influence of Thomas's disease or Burn-out syndrome in 5 outpatient clinics and 2 dentistry clinics in Pinar del Rio and Consolacion del Sur municipalities during 2011. Material and Method: a descriptive research was carried out considering the opinions of 234 professionals polled and a composed-survey that included 5 questions with 5 options in order to choice the most acceptable ones. Results were processed using descriptive statistics to determine the absolute and relative frequencies represented in tables. Results: the answers were related to the current problems, a crisis in moral values reached 64,5% of the answers of professionals; more than 50% thought this crisis could be avoided in part, they recommended better wage conditions to strengthen motivations, in more than three-fifth parts and 32% considered humanistic formation of professionals should be better to improve the organization of health services. The 45,7% added that user-patient-institution relationship showed imperfections in its organization and recommended to pay attention to the collective analysis of problems to provide and strengthen moral values among the health workers, detecting this when more than 70% of the answers were summed up. Conclusions: despite the demotivation that characterizes Thomas's disease, in view of the confidence in health professionals and the political will that direct the health work toward the excellence the disease can be prevented.

  13. The 3-dimensional construction of the Rae craton, central Canada

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    Snyder, David B.; Craven, James A.; Pilkington, Mark; Hillier, Michael J.

    2015-10-01

    Reconstruction of the 3-dimensional tectonic assembly of early continents, first as Archean cratons and then Proterozoic shields, remains poorly understood. In this paper, all readily available geophysical and geochemical data are assembled in a 3-D model with the most accurate bedrock geology in order to understand better the geometry of major structures within the Rae craton of central Canada. Analysis of geophysical observations of gravity and seismic wave speed variations revealed several lithospheric-scale discontinuities in physical properties. Where these discontinuities project upward to correlate with mapped upper crustal geological structures, the discontinuities can be interpreted as shear zones. Radiometric dating of xenoliths provides estimates of rock types and ages at depth beneath sparse kimberlite occurrences. These ages can also be correlated to surface rocks. The 3.6-2.6 Ga Rae craton comprises at least three smaller continental terranes, which "cratonized" during a granitic bloom. Cratonization probably represents final differentiation of early crust into a relatively homogeneous, uniformly thin (35-42 km), tonalite-trondhjemite-granodiorite crust with pyroxenite layers near the Moho. The peak thermotectonic event at 1.86-1.7 Ga was associated with the Hudsonian orogeny that assembled several cratons and lesser continental blocks into the Canadian Shield using a number of southeast-dipping megathrusts. This orogeny metasomatized, mineralized, and recrystallized mantle and lower crustal rocks, apparently making them more conductive by introducing or concentrating sulfides or graphite. Little evidence exists of thin slabs similar to modern oceanic lithosphere in this Precambrian construction history whereas underthrusting and wedging of continental lithosphere is inferred from multiple dipping discontinuities.

  14. Formation of cratonic lithosphere: An integrated thermal and petrological model

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    Herzberg, Claude; Rudnick, Roberta

    2012-09-01

    The formation of cratonic mantle peridotite of Archean age is examined within the time frame of Earth's thermal history, and how it was expressed by temporal variations in magma and residue petrology. Peridotite residues that occupy the lithospheric mantle are rare owing to the effects of melt-rock reaction, metasomatism, and refertilization. Where they are identified, they are very similar to the predicted harzburgite residues of primary magmas of the dominant basalts in greenstone belts, which formed in a non-arc setting (referred to here as "non-arc basalts"). The compositions of these basalts indicate high temperatures of formation that are well-described by the thermal history model of Korenaga. In this model, peridotite residues of extensive ambient mantle melting had the highest Mg-numbers, lowest FeO contents, and lowest densities at ~ 2.5-3.5 Ga. These results are in good agreement with Re-Os ages of kimberlite-hosted cratonic mantle xenoliths and enclosed sulfides, and provide support for the hypothesis of Jordan that low densities of cratonic mantle are a measure of their high preservation potential. Cratonization of the Earth reached its zenith at ~ 2.5-3.5 Ga when ambient mantle was hot and extensive melting produced oceanic crust 30-45 km thick. However, there is a mass imbalance exhibited by the craton-wide distribution of harzburgite residues and the paucity of their complementary magmas that had compositions like the non-arc basalts. We suggest that the problem of the missing basaltic oceanic crust can be resolved by its hydration, cooling and partial transformation to eclogite, which caused foundering of the entire lithosphere. Some of the oceanic crust partially melted during foundering to produce continental crust composed of tonalite-trondhjemite-granodiorite (TTG). The remaining lithosphere gravitationally separated into 1) residual eclogite that continued its descent, and 2) buoyant harzburgite diapirs that rose to underplate cratonic nuclei

  15. The Role of Water in the Stability of Cratonic Keels

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    Peslier, Anne H.; Woodland, Alan B.; Bell, David R.; Lazarov, Marina

    2011-01-01

    Cratons are typically underlain by large, deep, and old lithospheric keels (to greater than 200 km depth, greater than 2.5 Ga old) projecting into the asthenosphere (e.g., Jordan, 1978; Richardson et al., 1984). This has mystified Earth scientists as the dynamic and relatively hot asthenosphere should have eroded away these keels over time (e.g., Sleep, 2003; O'Neill et al., 2008; Karato, 2010). Three key factors have been invoked to explain cratonic root survival: 1) Low density makes the cratonic mantle buoyant (e.g., Poudjom Djomani et al., 2001). 2) Low temperatures (e.g., Pollack, 1986; Boyd, 1987), and 3) low water contents (e.g., Pollack, 1986), would make cratonic roots mechanically strong. Here we address the mechanism of the longevity of continental mantle lithosphere by focusing on the water parameter. Although nominally anhydrous , olivine, pyroxene and garnet can accommodate trace amounts of water in the form of H bonded to structural O in mineral defects (e.g., Bell and Rossman, 1992). Olivine softens by orders of magnitude if water (1-1000 ppm H2O) is added to its structure (e.g., Mackwell et al., 1985). Our recent work has placed constraints on the distribution of water measured in peridotite minerals in the cratonic root beneath the Kaapvaal in southern Africa (Peslier et al., 2010). At P greater than 5 GPa, the water contents of pyroxene remain relatively constant while those of olivine systematically decrease from 50 to less than 10 ppm H2O at 6.4 GPa. We hypothesized that at P greater than 6.4 GPa, i.e. at the bottom of the cratonic lithosphere, olivines are essentially dry (greater than 10 ppm H2O). As olivine likely controls the rheology of the mantle, we calculated that the dry olivines could be responsible for a contrast in viscosity between cratonic lithosphere and surrounding asthenosphere large enough to explain the resistance of cratonic root to asthenospheric delamination.

  16. A percepção ambiental entre os habitantes da região noroeste do estado do Rio de Janeiro La percepción del medio ambiente entre los habitantes de la región noroeste de Rio de Janeiro Environmental perception among inhabitants of northwest region of the State of Rio de Janeiro

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    Livia Melo Villar

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    Full Text Available Foi desenvolvido um estudo para avaliar a percepção ambiental de indivíduos residentes do Município de Itaperuna, localizado na região Noroeste do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Foram selecionados 243 indivíduos, entre os meses de julho a outubro de 2005, que responderam sobre questões que abordavam a relação indivíduo/ambiente; ações individuais em favor da área ambiental; preocupação com o impacto ambiental e consumo; hábitos pessoais e ambiente. Com base na análise das respostas dos indivíduos, foi observada maior percepção ambiental em indivíduos mais velhos em relação a crianças e jovens. Este resultado demonstra que os programas de educação ambiental nesta região devem ser voltados para crianças e adolescentes, para que os mesmos se tornem adultos conscientes, uma vez que os indivíduos respondentes apresentaram grande interesse pelos temas ambientais e disposição para participar de campanhas e ações de recuperação ambiental.Se desarrolló una investigación para evaluar la percepción ambiental de las personas que viven en la ciudad Itaperuna, situada en la región noroeste del Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Se entrevistaron 243 personas entre julio y octubre de 2005 sobre cuestiones acerca de la relación de la persona sobre el medio ambiente; las acciones a favor de la educación ambiental; las acciones a favor del medio ambiente de la zona; beligerantes acerca del impacto ambiental y de consumo, hábitos personales y el medio ambiente. Cuando las respuestas de esta población se compararon, se observó una gran percepción ambiental en el anciano de los individuos en relación con los niños y adultos jóvenes. Este resultado demostra que programas de educación ambiental en esta región se deben enfocar para los niños y los adolescentes, para que estos se conviertan en adultos más consciente, ya que las personas entrevistadas presentaron gran interés sobre temas de medio ambiente y disposición a participar en

  17. Tendência temporal da amamentação na cidade do Rio de Janeiro: 1996-2006 Tendencia temporal del amamantamiento en la ciudad de Rio de Janeiro, Brasil: 1996-2006 Time trend in breast-feeding in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Southeastern Brazil: 1996-2006

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    Inês Rugani Ribeiro de Castro

    2009-12-01

    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Analisar a tendência temporal da prática de aleitamento materno (AM e de aleitamento materno exclusivo (AME. MÉTODOS: Foram analisados dados de sistema de monitoramento baseado em inquéritos realizados nos anos de 1996, 1998, 2000, 2003 e 2006 durante a Campanha Nacional de Imunização na cidade do Rio de Janeiro, RJ. A população de estudo foi constituída de 19.044 crianças menores de um ano de idade que compareceram aos postos de vacinação. Para cada ano foi estudada uma amostra probabilística por conglomerado (postos de vacinação, auto-ponderada representativa da população de crianças menores de 12 meses (6 e em AMEOBJETIVO: Analizar la tendencia temporal de la práctica del amamantamiento materno (AM y del amamantamiento materno exclusivo (AME. MÉTODOS: Fueron analizados datos del sistema de monitoreo con base en pesquisas realizadas en los años de 1996, 1998, 2000, 2003 y 2006 durante la Campaña Nacional de Inmunización en la ciudad de Rio de Janeiro, Sureste de Brasil. La población de estudio fue constituida por 19.044 niños menores de un año de edad que asistieron a los puestos de vacunación. Para cada año fue estudiada una muestra probabilística por conglomerado (puestos de vacunación, autoponderada representativa de la población de niños menores de 12 meses (6 y en AMEOBJECTIVE: To analyze time trend in breast-feeding (BF and exclusive breast-feeding (EBF. METHODS: Data from a monitoring system, based on surveys conducted during the National Immunization Campaign in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Southeastern Brazil, in 1996, 1998, 2000, 2003 and 2006, were analyzed. Study population was comprised of 19,044 children younger than one year of age, who were present in vaccination stations. A probability cluster sample (vaccination stations, self-weighted and representative of the population of children younger than 12 months of age (6 and EBF<6 were found in all categories of all maternal

  18. O delírio à luz da teoria dos atos de fala Delusion according to the theory of speech acts

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    Francisco Martins

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    Full Text Available Este trabalho apresenta uma possível solução para problemas suscitados pelo entendimento do fenômeno delirante segundo o modelo de uma teoria restrita da referência absoluta, na qual as palavras e, consequentemente, os juízos, corresponderiam às coisas como um alfabeto lógico. Na concepção pragmática aqui adotada, a linguagem é tomada por um jogo regido por regras em que é mais importante a eficácia da cooperação discursiva que o significado ideal das expressões. A teoria dos atos de fala se mostra a mais bem acabada solução da pragmática filosófica nesse sentido e é usada como princípio metodológico na análise dos excertos de fala de pacientes delirantes que constituem os corpus discursivos. O delírio termina por se mostrar como uma solução inédita para questões cruciais da história do indivíduo psicótico.This paper presents a possible solution to the problems aroused by the understanding of the delusional phenomenon according to the model of a restricted theory of absolute reference in which the words and, consequently, the judgements, correspond to the things as a logical alphabet. In the pragmatic conception adopted here, language is taken as a game guided by rules in which effective discursive cooperation is more important than the ideal meaning of expressions. In this sense, the theory of acts of speech seems to be the best solution offered by the philosophical pragmatics and it is used as a methodological principle on the analysis of speech excerpts of delusional patients. Delusion shows itself as an original solution to decisive questions in the history of a psychotic person.

  19. Mudando o foco: um estudo exploratório sobre uso de drogas e violência no trabalho entre mulheres das classes populares da cidade do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil Cambiando el foco: un estudio exploratorio acerca del uso de drogas y violência en el trabalho de mujeres de las classes populares de Rio de Janeiro, Brasil Changing the focus: an exploratory study of drug use and worplace violence among women of popular classes in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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    2005-12-01

    Full Text Available Este é um estudo exploratório para o mapeamento de fatores envolvidos na relação entre uso de drogas lícitas e ilícitas e violência no trabalho, em um grupo de mulheres das classes populares da cidade do Rio de Janeiro. Para este estudo foi utilizada uma abordagem quantitativa descritiva e analítica, e também abordagem qualitativa a partir de entrevistas aprofundadas com mulheres que sofrem ou haviam sofrido situações de violência no trabalho, utilizando a metodologia do Discurso do Sujeito Coletivo. Os resultados evidenciam situações sócio-demográficas e de trabalho que podem ser consideradas como possíveis fatores de risco para o consumo de drogas e violência no trabalho. A análise qualitativa mostrou a forma como este grupo de mulheres vê o fenômeno do uso de drogas e da violência no trabalho, ampliando a compreensão sobre estas questões e fornecendo subsídios conceituais e metodológicos para estudos adicionais sobre o tema.La finalidad de este estudio exploratorio fue conocer los factores relacionados con el uso de drogas lícitas e ilícitas y la violencia en el trabajo en un grupo de mujeres de clases populares en la ciudad de Rio de Janeiro. Para este estudio se utilizó una aproximación cuantitativa descriptiva y analítica, además de una aproximación cualitativa a partir de entrevistas en profundidad con mujeres que sufren o habían sufrido situaciones de violencia en el trabajo. Se utilizó la metodología de análisis del discurso del sujeto colectivo. Los resultados evidencian situaciones sociodemográficas y de trabajo que pueden ser consideradas como posibles factores de riesgo para el consumo de drogas y violencia en el trabajo. El análisis cualitativo muestra como este grupo de mujeres percibe el fenómeno del uso de drogas y de violencia en el trabajo, ampliando la comprensión sobre estas cuestiones y dando aportes conceptuales y metodológicos para estudios adicionales sobre el tema

  20. Homofobia y/o ser enfermero. Primer evento científico de violencia. Segundo trimestre del año 2009. Pinar del Río Homophobia and/or to be a male nurse. 1st Scientific Event of Violence on the second quarter of 2009. Pinar del Rio

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    Full Text Available La homofobia significa un terror irracional e injustificado hacia a los homosexuales y la homosexualidad. Se realizó un estudio descriptivo, a un grupo determinado de hombres del municipio de Pinar del Río con el objetivo de reflexionar sobre la homofobia en cuanto a los enfermeros homosexuales, durante el segundo trimestre del año 2009. El universo estuvo constituido por 147 hombres del municipio de Pinar del Río, a los cuales se le aplicó una encuesta, la muestra fue de 100 hombres seleccionados por el método estadístico al azar simple, lo que indica que se encuesto el 68,02%, obteniéndose los siguientes resultados, el 100% de los encuestados si conocen que es la homofobia, el 77% de los encuestados si sienten rechazo por los homosexuales, la totalidad de los encuestados no consideran que todos los enfermeros sean homosexuales, un 29% consideran que el trabajo de los enfermeros homosexuales es mejor, y el 70% de los encuestados opinan que la mayoría de los enfermeros que optan por su profesión tienen orientación por personas de su mismo sexo.Homophobia means an irrational and unjustified fear to homosexuals and homosexuality. A descriptive study was conducted to a determined group of men in Pinar del Rio municipality. This research was aimed at reflecting on homophobia regarding male homosexual nurses during the second quarter of 2009. The target group included 147 men in Pinar del Rio municipality, this group was polled. The sample was comprised of 100 men chosen at a simple random, which indicated that 68, 02% were surveyed, results showed that: 100% knew what homophobia was, 77% felt aversion to homosexuals, the totality of those polled did not consider all male nurses were homosexuals, 29% considered male homosexual nurses performed their job better, and 70% expressed the opinion that the majority of the male choosing nursing profession experience same-sex attraction.

  1. Proterozoic orogenic belts and rifting of Indian cratons: Geophysical constraints

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    D.C. Mishra

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    Full Text Available The Aravalli–Delhi and Satpura Mobile Belts (ADMB and SMB and the Eastern Ghat Mobile Belt (EGMB in India form major Proterozoic mobile belts with adjoining cratons and contemporary basins. The most convincing features of the ADMB and the SMB have been the crustal layers dipping from both sides in opposite directions, crustal thickening (∼45 km and high density and high conductivity rocks in upper/lower crust associated with faults/thrusts. These observations indicate convergence while domal type reflectors in the lower crust suggest an extensional rifting phase. In case of the SMB, even the remnant of the subducting slab characterized by high conductive and low density slab in lithospheric mantle up to ∼120 km across the Purna–Godavari river faults has been traced which may be caused by fluids due to metamorphism. Subduction related intrusives of the SMB south of it and the ADMB west of it suggest N–S and E–W directed convergence and subduction during Meso–Neoproterozoic convergence. The simultaneous E–W convergence between the Bundelkhand craton and Marwar craton (Western Rajasthan across the ADMB and the N–S convergence between the Bundelkhand craton and the Bhandara and Dharwar cratons across the SMB suggest that the forces of convergence might have been in a NE–SW direction with E–W and N–S components in the two cases, respectively. This explains the arcuate shaped collision zone of the ADMB and the SMB which are connected in their western part. The Eastern Ghat Mobile Belt (EGMB also shows signatures of E–W directed Meso–Neoproterozoic convergence with East Antarctica similar to ADMB in north India. Foreland basins such as Vindhyan (ADMB–SMB, and Kurnool (EGMB Supergroups of rocks were formed during this convergence. Older rocks such as Aravalli (ADMB, Mahakoshal–Bijawar (SMB, and Cuddapah (EGMB Supergroups of rocks with several basic/ultrabasic intrusives along these mobile belts, plausibly formed during

  2. Do cratons preserve evidence of stagnant lid tectonics?

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    Derek Wyman

    2018-01-01

    Full Text Available Evidence for episodic crustal growth extending back to the Hadean has recently prompted a number of numerically based geodynamic models that incorporate cyclic changes from stagnant lid to mobile lid tectonics. A large part of the geologic record is missing for the times at which several of these cycles are inferred to have taken place. The cratons, however, are likely to retain important clues relating to similar cycles developed in the Mesoarchean and Neoarchean. Widespread acceptance of a form of plate tectonics by ∼3.2 Ga is not at odds with the sporadic occurrence of stagnant lid tectonics after this time. The concept of scale as applied to cratons, mantle plumes and Neoarchean volcanic arcs are likely to provide important constraints on future models of Earth's geodynamic evolution. The Superior Province will provide some of the most concrete evidence in this regard given that its constituent blocks may have been locked into a stagnant lid relatively soon after their formation and then assembled in the next global plate tectonic interval. Perceived complexities associated with inferred mantle plume – volcanic arc associations in the Superior Province and other cratons may be related to an over estimation of plume size. A possible stagnant lid episode between ∼2.9 Ga and ∼2.8 Ga is identified by previously unexplained lapses in volcanism on cratons, including the Kaapvaal, Yilgarn and Superior Province cratons. If real, then mantle dynamics associated with this episode likely eliminated any contemporaneous mantle plume incubation sites, which has important implications for widespread plumes developed at ∼2.7 Ga and favours a shallow mantle source in the transition zone. The Superior Province provides a uniquely preserved local proxy for this global event and could serve as the basis for detailed numerical models in the future.

  3. Inquérito do preservativo em ribeirinhos do Rio Acre: porte, acondicionamento, uso e risco para infecção pelas DSTs Inquerito del preservativo en la bacia fluvial del Rio Acre: porte, guarda, uso y el riesgo de infección por las EST Inquiry of the preservative in the basin of Rio Acre: carriage, package, use and the infection risk for DST

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    Full Text Available Estudo do tipo exploratório - descritivo, desenvolvido junto a 168 ribeirinhos do Rio Acre - Brasil, para investigar o uso do preservativo e o risco por doenças sexualmente transmissíveis. Fez-se uso de um formulário, com participação espontânea e garantia do anonimato. Como resultado destaca-se os 64,3% do gênero masculino, 75,0% casados/juntados, 57,1% possuíam o primeiro grau incompleto e 31,0% eram analfabetos. Na época 78,0% não traziam preservativo consigo ao vir a cidade e apenas 6,0% saíram a procura por atividade sexual; 62,0% já haviam usado o preservativo masculino, com 67,2% de aceitação e 77,8% o guardavam no bolso traseiro da calça, com perigo de maceração e risco de infecção e gravidez indesejada; 8,9% haviam tido doença venérea, sendo 80,0% para a gonorréia. Destes 46,7% trataram com farmacêutico e médico respectivamente. Assim, 89,3% consideraram a s campanhas de prevenção como ótima/boa.Estudio del tipo exploratorio - descriptivo, desarrollado con 168 riverine cercano de Rio Acre - Brasil, para investigar el uso del preservativo y el riesgo para las enfermedades sexualmente trasmisibles. Para la colecta de datos se há utilizado un fomulario, con participación espontánea y garantizó de la anonimidad. Como posiciones del resultado fuera los 64,3% del género masculino, 75,0% casado / unió, 57,1% poseyeron el primer grado incompleto y 31,0% eran analfabetos. En ese momento 78,0% no trajeron preservativo consigo al venir a la ciudad y 6,0% sólo salió a la búsqueda para la actividad sexual; 62,0% ya habían usado el preservativo masculino, con 67,2% de aceptación y 77,8% lo guardó en el bolsillo de la parte de atrás de los pantalones, con peligro de dañar y riesgo de infección y embarazo no deseado; 8,9% habían tenido enfermedad venérea y habían sido 80,0% para la gonorrea. De estos, 46,7% negociaron respectivamente con farmacéutico y doctor. Así, 89,3% consideraron las campañas de la

  4. Impacto social de las salas de rehabilitación en el Municipio de Pinar del Río Social impact of rehabilitation rooms in Pinar del Rio municipality

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    Yazuina Fuentes de la Rosa

    2012-10-01

    Full Text Available Introducción: la rehabilitación tiene el objetivo de contribuir a la recuperación y reinserción a la sociedad de personas con discapacidades físico-motoras. Objetivo: determinar el impacto social de las salas de rehabilitación en el municipio Pinar del Río durante el período 2009-2011. Material y método: se realizó una investigación observacional, descriptiva, transversal, y aplicada. Para el procesamiento y análisis estadístico univariado y bivariado se diseñó una base de datos en el programa Access® y se utilizó el paquete estadístico SPSS 14.0®. Resultados: el número de casos atendidos se ha incrementado paulatinamente por años de servicios hasta un total de 44408 (100%, sobresaliendo por áreas el Policlínico «Hermanos Cruz» (34%. La enfermedad rehabilitada y el tratamiento indicado más frecuentes fueron la artropatía (47.7% y la kinesioterapia (28,9% respectivamente. El 73,5 % inició el tratamiento físico-rehabilitador antes de los 3 días y el 94 % tuvo menos de 45 minutos de estadía promedio de espera. La estadía promedio de tratamiento en la sala fue de 15 a 21 días (46 %. La calidad percibida por el usuario y su resolutividad fueron superiores en el 90 % de los casos. La tasa de reinserción de los pacientes en la vida laboral fue de un 66.7 %. El costo unitario descendió inicialmente a 1.13 para luego aumentar a 1.30. El grado de satisfacción de los pacientes fue de un 94 %. Conclusiones: se logró el impacto social deseado de las salas de rehabilitación del municipio de Pinar del Río sobre la calidad de la atención a estos pacientes.Introduction: rehabilitation is aimed at providing the recovery and reinsertion of people suffering from physical-motor disabilities. Objective: to determine the social impact of the rehabilitation rooms in Pinar del Rio municipality during 2009-2011. Material and Method: an observational, descriptive, cross sectional and applied research was conducted. To process the

  5. Salud periodontal en personas viviendo con VIH/sida. Pinar del Río, 2008 Periodontal health in people living with HIV/AIDS in Pinar del Rio, 2008

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    Eridalia Fuentes Ayala

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    factors such as: TCD4 counting, the use of antiretroviral therapy and the Rate of Simplified Oral Health. Local risk factors for periodontal diseases were determined. To carry it out, a descriptive and cross sectional study taking 207 people living with HIV/AIDS in Pinar del Rio (2008, who underwent to a serological control at the research time. Both, Rates of Simplified Oral Health and Russell Periodontal Rate were verified. Absolute and relative frequencies and to describe the association among variables, Bartholomew and chi-square tests up to 95% of confidence were applied. A high prevalence of periodontal disease was observed (78,3%. Most frequent local risk factors were dento-bacterial plaque, caries and non-existence of teeth without restitution. A significant relation between the results of TCD4 and periodontal status was observed as well as oral hygiene, where no association with periodontal disease and retroviral treatment was found.

  6. Del Priore, Mary, Revisão do Paraíso: os brasileiros e o Estado em 500 anos de história, Rio de Janeiro: Campus, 2000, 366 p.

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    Clientelismo e nepotismo tem sido palavras do vocabulário da ciência política para explicar as relações entre Estado e Sociedade existentes no Brasil. Por longo tempo estas formas de relação política foram analisadas através de cristalizações conceituais e, quando observadas com olhar concreto, através de configurações institucionais. Revisão do paraíso, livro organizado pela historiadora Mary Del Priore vem trazer outra abordagem para estes problemas. Com o intuito de refletir sobre o passad...

  7. Excesso de peso e o risco cardiovascular em jovens seguidos por 17 anos: estudo do Rio de Janeiro El exceso de peso y el riesgo cardiovascular en jóvenes seguidos durante 17 años: estudio del Rio de Janeiro Overweight and cardiovascular risk among young adults followed-up for 17 years: the Rio de Janeiro study, Brazil

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    Full Text Available FUNDAMENTO: A adoção de medidas de prevenção primária em jovens é de potencial impacto favorável no cenário das doenças cardiovasculares. OBJETIVO: Avaliar a pressão arterial (PA e variáveis de risco cardiovascular em jovens estratificados pelo comportamento do índice de massa corporal (IMC obtido ao longo de 17 anos, desde a infância/adolescência (I/A. MÉTODOS: Três avaliações foram feitas em 115 indivíduos pertencentes à coorte do Estudo do Rio de Janeiro: A1:12,97 ± 1,48 anos; A2:21,90 ± 1,71 anos; A3:30,65 ± 2,00 anos e divididos em três grupos segundo o IMC nas três avaliações: Grupo N (IMC sempre normal; n=46, Grupo L (IMC variável; n=49 e Grupo S/O (IMC sempre aumentado; n=20. Em A1, A2 e A3 foram obtidos PA e IMC. Em A2 e A3, dosados glicose (G e perfil lipídico. Ainda em A2, dosada insulina (INS e calculado HOMA-IR. Em A3 acrescentou-se medida da circunferência abdominal (CA, relação abdômen/quadril (RAQ e percentual de gordura corporal (%GC. RESULTADOS: 1 Grupo S/O apresentou maiores médias de PA aumentada (pFUNDAMENTO: La adopción de medidas de prevención primaria en jóvenes es de potencial impacto favorable en el escenario de las enfermedades cardiovasculares. OBJETIVO: Evaluar la presión arterial (PA y variables de riesgo cardiovascular en jóvenes estratificados por el comportamiento del índice de masa corporal (IMC obtenido a lo largo de 17 años, desde la infancia/adolescencia (I/A. MÉTODOS: Tres evaluaciones se llevaron a cabo en 115 individuos pertenecientes a la cohorte del Estudio del Rio de Janeiro: A1:12,97 ± 1,48 años; A2:21,90 ± 1,71 años; A3:30,65 ± 2,00 años y divididos en tres grupos segundo el IMC en las tres evaluaciones: Grupo N (IMC siempre normal; n=46, Grupo L (IMC variable; n=49 y Grupo S/O (IMC siempre aumentado; n=20. En A1, A2 y A3 se obtuvieron PA e IMC. En A2 y A3, dosificados glucosa (G y perfil lipídico. Todavía en A2, dosificada la insulina (INS y calculado

  8. Potabilidad del agua en Acueductos de San Juan y Martínez Provincia Pinar del Río. 2009- 2010 Water potability in San Juan y Martinez aqueducts. Pinar del Rio province. 2009-2010

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    Jesús Hernández García

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    Full Text Available Se realizó una investigación longitudinal-descriptiva y prospectiva en los acueductos "Hoyo de Mena y Hermanos Saíz" de San Juan y Martínez en el período comprendido de enero de 2009 a diciembre de 2010, donde se caracterizó la calidad del agua a través de exámenes de laboratorio en las redes de distribución. El objetivo de esta investigación estuvo dirigido a evaluar la calidad sanitaria del agua suministrada por ambos sistemas en los Consejos Populares estudiados a través de exámenes bacteriológicos y físico químico. Quedó demostrado en la investigación realizada la mala calidad del agua suministrada por los acueductos "Hoyo de Mena con el 81% y Hermanos Saíz" , con un 78% de potabilidad respectivamente durante el año 2009, por la inestabilidad en el suministro de hipoclorito de sodio y roturas de los equipos de cloración, siendo más significativo en "Hermanos Saíz" por las deficiencias descritas con anterioridad durante el año 2010; se reportó el 81,9% de potabilidad y el 90.6 % en el Consejo Popular Urbano y evaluó el agua suministrada por estos sistemas de mala calidad en este período. Con todos los resultados obtenidos en el período analizado fueron confeccionadas tablas; se realizó el cálculo estadístico de X², con un nivel del significación del 95 %.A longitudinal-descriptive, prospective research was conducted at “Hoyo de Mena and Hermanos Saiz” aqueducts in San Juan y Martinez during January 2009 to December 2010, where the quality of water was characterized following laboratory examinations in water-supply networks. By means of this research the hygienic quality of water was assessed through bacterial and physical-chemical examinations; which water is supplied by both systems in the Popular Councils under studies. The quality of water supplied by “Hoyo de Mena (81% and Hermanos Saiz (78%” presented a poor quality during 2009 respectively, due to the unstable availability of chlorine and ruptures

  9. Rio+20

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    Robert Horn

    2012-10-01

    Full Text Available This reflection on Rio+20 examines many of the major social institutions and how they fulfilled their functions during the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development at Rio. The institutions are: 1. Nation-states as a collective. 2. Individual nation-states. 3. Vanguard institutions (some NGOs. 4. Action and convening NGOs. 5. Global media. 6. Governments of nation-states acting domestically 7. Individual governments in bilateral and multilateral situations. 8. Similar institutions in different countries acting together. 9. Businesses. 10. Global science. Each is considered within the assumptions of what the society expects them to deliver (in general, what is possible for them to deliver, and what they did deliver at Rio. In approaching Rio+20, our account differs considerably from much of the reportage by the mainstream media.

  10. Vertisoles hidromórficos de la planicie costera del Río de La Plata, Argentina Hydromorphic vertisols of the Rio de La Plata coastal plain, Argentina

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    Perla Imbellone

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    Full Text Available Los suelos predominantes en la Planicie costera del río de La Plata, provincia de Buenos Aires, son Vertisoles hidromórficos. Se estudian cuatro suelos representativos en los partidos de La Plata, Ensenada y Berazategui. Se describen y analizan detalladamente las propiedades pedológicas y sedimentológicas. El objeto de esta contribución es analizar: a- la granulometría y mineralogía de los Vertisoles hidro-mórficos de la Llanura de fango del río de la Plata; b- su influencia en la generación de los rasgos morfológicos y c- los procesos de pedogénesis asociados. La morfología de los suelos muestra rasgos de vertisolización e hidromorfismo principalmente en los horizontes superiores y medios de los suelos. Son abundantes los agregados cuneiformes y angulares moderados y fuertes en el solum, con super­ficies de deslizamiento interpedales, a veces estriadas, visibles en distintos niveles de observación. La matriz puede ser moderadamente o marcadamente anisotrópica y muestra zonas de anisotropismo óptico que atraviesan el material fino con patrones variados o aureolas anisotrópicas alrededor de los poros y granos. La hidromorfia es marcada, con anegamientos frecuentes de origen pluvial; la capa freática está a profundidad general entre 0,80 y 1,20 m, por lo que estarían en condiciones de episaturación y endosaturación en distintos mo­mentos del año. Poseen variedad de rasgos redoximórficos, principalmente matrices reducidas (matices de 2,5Y y 5Y e intensidades de 2 o menores, concentraciones redox de hierro y manganeso y pátinas oscuras. La clase textural es arcillosa, con amplio predominio de la arcilla fina sobre la gruesa. Son Vertisoles illíticos, con muy elevado contenido de arcilla total que genera rasgos vérticos. La influencia hidromórfica se manifiesta por la abundancia y color de las pátinas que están relacionadas con el grado de hidromorfía dentro de cada perfil y las propiedades asociadas al proceso

  11. Tendencias y manifestaciones del proceso de formación humanista en la Universidad de Ciencias Médicas de Pinar del Río Trends and manifestations of the process of a humanistic instruction in Medical Science University, Pinar del Rio

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    policy; which target is the comprehensive development of the individuals to their interaction in society. Objective: to identify the main manifestations of the regularities of a humanistic instruction process in medical studies at the Medical Science University in Pinar del Rio province. Material and method: a study supported on the dialectic-materialistic method because of its capacity of integrating qualitative and quantitative methods and even to determine a system of methods, thus theoretical, empiric and statistics methods were used as the first ones; historical-logical, systemic-structural and documentary revision. In the second group interviews, surveys and observation methods were followed. Results: no correspondence and interrelation between professional and social acting modes was found. The contents of a humanistic instruction were not observed from its transversal points of view as invariants of knowledge in the disciplines and/or subjects. Skills and value judgements to interpret the social context and their preparation to transform the health context showed not sufficient integration of knowledge. Conclusions: at the Medical Science University in Pinar del Rio, the process of a humanistic instruction in Medical Studies shows insufficiencies in its implementation, it is not systemic; it is not contextualized and not a sequential follow up of actions responding to the interpretation of a socio-humanistic and ethical context to develop the professional practice was observed as well.

  12. 3D Numerical Model of Continental Breakup via Plume Lithosphere Interaction Near Cratonic Blocks: Implications for the Tanzanian Craton

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    Koptev, A.; Calais, E.; Burov, E. B.; Leroy, S. D.; Gerya, T.

    2014-12-01

    Although many continental rift basins and their successfully rifted counterparts at passive continental margins are magmatic, some are not. This dichotomy prompted end-member views of the mechanism driving continental rifting, deep-seated and mantle plume-driven for some, owing to shallow lithospheric stretching for others. In that regard, the East African Rift (EAR), the 3000 km-long divergent boundary between the Nubian and Somalian plates, provides a unique setting with the juxtaposition of the eastern, magma-rich, and western, magma-poor, branches on either sides of the 250-km thick Tanzanian craton. Here we implement high-resolution rheologically realistic 3D numerical model of plume-lithosphere interactions in extensional far-field settings to explain this contrasted behaviour in a unified framework starting from simple, symmetrical initial conditions with an isolated mantle plume rising beneath a craton in an east-west tensional far field stress. The upwelling mantle plume is deflected by the cratonic keel and preferentially channelled along one of its sides. This leads to the coeval development of a magma-rich branch above the plume head and a magma-poor one along the opposite side of the craton, the formation of a rotating microplate between the two rift branches, and the feeding of melt to both branches form a single mantle source. The model bears strong similarities with the evolution of the eastern and western branches of the central EAR and the geodetically observed rotation of the Victoria microplate. This result reconciles the passive (plume-activated) versus active (far-field tectonic stresses) rift models as our experiments shows both processes in action and demonstrate the possibility of developing both magmatic and amagmatic rifts in identical geotectonic environments.

  13. On the origin of cratonic `high-mu' isotopic signatures

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    Reimink, J. R.; Carlson, R.; Shirey, S. B.; Pearson, D. G.; Kamber, B. S.

    2017-12-01

    Some Archean cratons (i.e. Slave, Wyoming) contain Neoarchean granitoids with initial Pb isotopic compositions indicative of derivation from sources characterized by high time-integrated U/Pb ratios (high-mu [1]). Single-stage high-m precursor source reservoir separation from the depleted mantle occurred no later than 3.9 Ga [2]. However, multi-stage separation could have occurred in the Hadean, suggesting that recycling or reworking of Eoarchean/Hadean crust played a significant role in the generation of Neoarchean granitic crust in many cratons. The Sm-Nd system is similar to the U-Pb system in that it has a short-lived parent-daughter pair (146Sm-142Nd) that is sensitive to very early differentiation events, as well as a long-lived parent-daughter pair (147Sm-143Nd) that is sensitive to differentiation throughout all of Earth history. The 103 Ma half-life of 146Sm makes it sensitive only to Sm/Nd fractionation that occurred in the Hadean, providing a useful tracker for very early differentiation events. Indeed, evidence for Neoarchean remelting of ancient crust in another craton has come from analyses of the paired Sm-Nd isotope systems from the Hudson Bay terrane of the northeastern Superior Province. These results indicate that the source of 2.7 Ga Hudson Bay terrane granitoids was Hadean mafic crust, and not Eoarchean felsic crust [3]. Here, we present new data from Neoarchean granites located in the Slave and Wyoming cratons, along with modeling of the dual paired-isotope systems of U-Pb and Sm-Nd to achieve a tighter constraint on the composition of the precursors and the timing of their melting. Combining our newly collected 142Nd data with the high-m signature of these Neoarchean rocks, we evaluate precursor source separation ages along with the source Sm/Nd and U/Pb compositions. In the simplest end-member scenarios, use of the 142Nd system allows us to test whether the cratonic high-mu signature was created by melting of Hadean mafic crust or Eoarchean

  14. Craton stability and continental lithosphere dynamics during plume-plate interaction

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    Wang, H.; Van Hunen, J.; Pearson, D.

    2013-12-01

    Survival of thick cratonic roots in a vigorously convecting mantle system for billions of years has long been studied by the geodynamical community. A high cratonic root strength is generally considered to be the most important factor. We first perform and discuss new numerical models to investigate craton stability in both Newtonian and non-Newtonian rheology in the stagnant lid regime. The results show that only a modest compositional rheological factor of Δη=10 with non-Newtonian rheology is required for the survival of cratonic roots in a stagnant lid regime. A larger rheological factor (100 or more) is needed to maintain similar craton longevity in a Newtonian rheology environment. Furthermore, chemical buoyancy plays an important role on craton stability and its evolution, but could only work with suitable compositional rheology. During their long lifespan, cratons experienced a suite of dynamic, tectonothermal events, such as nearby subduction and mantle plume activity. Cratonic nuclei are embedded in shorter-lived, more vulnerable continental areas of different thickness, composition and rheology, which would influence the lithosphere dynamic when tectonothermal events happen nearby. South Africa provides a very good example to investigate such dynamic processes as it hosts several cratons and there are many episodic thermal events since the Mesozoic as indicated by a spectrum of magmatic activity. We numerically investigate such an integrated system using the topographic evolution of cratons and surrounding lithosphere as a diagnostic observable. The post-70Ma thinning of pericratonic lithosphere by ~50km around Kaapvaal craton (Mather et al., 2011) is also investigated through our numerical models. The results show that the pericratonic lithosphere cools and grows faster than cratons do, but is also more likely to be effected by episodic thermal events. This leads to surface topography change that is significantly larger around the craton than within

  15. Accessibility and demand at an Emergency Care Unit: the user's perspective La accesibilidad y demanda de atención de emergencia: perspectiva del usuario Acessibilidade e demanda em uma Unidade de Pronto Atendimento: perspectiva do usuário

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    Full Text Available AIM: To analyze the search for Emergency Care (EC in the Western Health District of Ribeirão Preto (São Paulo, in order to identify the reasons why users turn to these services in situations that are not characterized as urgencies and emergencies. METHODS: A qualitative and descriptive study was undertaken. A guiding script was applied to 23 EC users, addressing questions related to health service accessibility and welcoming, problem solving, reason to visit the EC and care comprehensiveness. RESULTS: The subjects reported that, at the Primary Health Care services, receiving care and scheduling consultations took a long time and that the opening hours of these services coincide with their work hours. At the EC service, access to technologies and medicines was easier. CONCLUSION: Primary health care services have been unable to turn into the entry door to the health system, being replaced by emergency services, putting a significant strain on these services' capacity.OBJETIVO: Analizar la demanda del servicio de emergencia (SE del Distrito Oeste de Salud del municipio de Ribeirão Preto (Sao Paulo para identificar los motivos por los cuales los usuarios, en situaciones no caracterizadas como urgencia y emergencia, buscan ese servicio. MÉTODOS: Se trata de un estudio cualitativo descriptivo. Fue aplicado una guia norteadora a 23 usuarios del SE, abordándose preguntas relativas a la accesibilidad y acogida de los servicios de salud, resolución de las necesidades, motivo por el cual buscan el SE e integralidad de la atención. RESULTADOS: Los sujetos relataron que, en las Unidades Básicas de Salud, hubo demora en la atención y la programación de las consultas y que el horario de funcionamiento de esos servicios coincide con la jornada de trabajo de los usuarios. En el SE, el acceso fue facilitado a las tecnologías y medicamentos. CONCLUSIÓN: Los servicios de atención básica no han conseguido convertirse en la puerta de entrada del

  16. Craton-derived alluvium as a major sediment source in the Himalayan Foreland Basin of India

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    Sinha, R.; Kettanah, Y.; Gibling, M.R.

    2009-01-01

    of the Bundelkhand Complex. Along the Yamuna Valley the red alluvium is overlain by gray alluvium dated at 82–35 ka ago, which also yields a cratonic signature, with large amounts of smectite derived from the Deccan Traps. Cratonic contributions are evident in alluvium as young as 9 ka ago in a section 25 km north...

  17. The Vendian-Early Palaeozoic sedimentary basins of the East European Craton

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    Sliaupa, S.; Fokin, P.A.; Lazauskiene, J.; Stephenson, R.A.

    2006-01-01

    Vendian-Early Palaeozoic sedimentation on the East European Craton (EEC) was confined to the cratonic margins with limited intracratonic subsidence. Generally, there are two geodynamic stages involved: in stage 1, basins formed in response to continental break-up processes; in stage 2, basins formed

  18. Insatisfação com o peso e a massa corporal em estudantes do ensino fundamental e médio do sexo feminino no município do Rio de Janeiro Insatisfacción com el peso y masa corporal entre los estudiantes de la escuela primaria y secundaria del sexo femenino em la ciudad de Rio de Janeiro Dissatisfaction with mass and body weight among elementary and high school female students in the city of Rio de Janeiro

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    Alexandre Palma

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    Full Text Available O objetivo do presente estudo foi verificar a prevalência de insatisfação corporal entre adolescentes do sexo feminino na cidade do Rio de Janeiro. Foram investigadas 2.149 estudantes do sexo feminino, entre 14 e 18 anos de idade. Foram aferidos os pesos, estaturas e índices de massa corporal (IMC informados e desejados. A insatisfação corporal foi considerada de dois modos: a através do desejo de modificar o IMC; e, b o desejo de alterar o peso corporal em valor superior a 10% do peso informado. Do total investigado, 93,58% expressaram o desejo de modificar o IMC. Foi possível observar, ainda, que 42,48% manifestaram insatisfação com o peso. É possível concluir, então, que as adolescentes investigadas manifestaram tendência à insatisfação com o peso corporal.El objetivo del presente estudio fue determinar la prevalencia de la insatisfacción corporal en adolescentes del sexo femenino en la ciudad de Río de Janeiro. Se investigaron 2.149 estudiantes con edades comprendidas entre 14 y 18 años. Se levantaron los pesos, las alturas y los índices de masa corporal (IMC informados y deseados. La insatisfacción con el cuerpo fue considerada de dos maneras: a por el deseo de cambiar el IMC y b el deseo de cambiar el peso (en kg con valores superiores a los 10% del peso informado. Del total, 93,58% expresó el deseo de cambiar su IMC. También observamos que 42,48% reportaron insatisfacción con el peso. Es posible concluir que las adolescentes encuestadas expresaron una tendencia de insatisfacción con su peso corporal.The aim of this study was to verify the prevalence of body dissatisfaction among adolescent girls in the city of Rio de Janeiro. 2,149 female students aged between 14 and 18 years were investigated. Informed and desired weights, heights and the body mass index (BMI were also investigated. The body dissatisfaction was addressed in two ways: a by the desire to change the BMI and b the desire to change the weight (in kg

  19. Isotopic and chemical evidence for three accretionary magmatic arcs ( 1.79 - 1.42 Ga) in the SW Amazon Craton, Mato Grosso State, Brazil

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    Geraldes, Mauro Cesar; Teixeira, Wilson; Schmus, William Randall van

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    Twenty-one U/Pb ages of granitoids in the SW Amazon craton define three crustal accretionary events during the Paleo-and Mesoproterozoic that represent significant portions of the Rio Negro-Juruena Province and the Rondonian/San Ignacio province. Two events refer to the Rio Negro-Juruena province: The Alto Jauru greenstone belt comprises acid volcanics and tonalite to granite gneisses with U/Pb ages from 1790 to 1750 Ma. Sm/Nd isotopic data (e N -d (t) from +2.6 to +2.2 and T DM from 2.0 to 1.80 Ga) indicate a volcanic arc with juvenile signatures for these units. The second event (Cachoeirinha arc) comprises granites to tonalites with U/Pb ages from 1580 to 1530 Ma. Sm/Nd results. (author)

  20. Palaeomagnetism of the Palaeoproterozoic Boonadgin Dyke Suite, Yilgarn Craton: Possible connection with India

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    Liu, Y.; Li, Z. X.; Pisarevsky, S.; Kirscher, U.; Mitchell, R.; Stark, J. C.

    2017-12-01

    A palaeomagnetic study was carried out on the newly identified 1.9 Ga Boonadgin dyke swarm in the Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia. Ten dykes revealed a high-temperature characteristic remanent magnetisation (ChRM) with dual polarities, directing either SW shallow downward (4 sites) or NE shallow upward (6 sites). Our results reveal that the Yilgarn Craton was at an equatorial palaeolatitude at 1.9 Ga. Meanwhile, a paleopole from the ca. 1.9 Ga Dharwar dykes of South India, supported by a positive baked-contact test, puts India at a similar paleolatitude. The Boonadgin dyke swarm can be interpreted to represent an arm of a radiating dyke swarm that shared the same plume centre with coeval mafic dykes in the Dharwar and Bastar cratons of southern India. We therefore propose that the Western Australia Craton (WAC, consisting of the the Yilgarn and Pilbara cratons) and South India were connected at ca. 1.89 Ga.

  1. Decomposition of mangrove leaves in the estuary of Paraíba do Sul RiverRio de Janeiro, Brazil Descomposición de hojas de mangle en el estuario del Río Paraíba do SulRio de Janeiro, Brasil

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    Taísa Barroso-Matos

    2012-07-01

    Full Text Available The decomposition rate of senescent leaves of Avicennia germinans, Laguncularia racemosa and Rhizophora mangle in their respective areas of dominance were analyzed in the estuary mangrove of the Paraíba do Sul River, Rio de Janeiro, by the method of litter bags. Results indicated that the rate of decomposition of leaves of L. racemosa (3.2 x 10-3 did not differ significantly from A. germinans and R. mangle (P > 0.05, but that A. germinans (5.1 x 10-3 exhibits a higher decomposition rate than R. mangle (2.7 x 10-3 (P La tasa de descomposición de las hojas senescentes de Avicennia germinans, Laguncularia racemosa y Rhizophora mangle en sus respectivas áreas de dominio se analizaron en los manglares del estuario del río Paraíba do Sul, Rio de Janeiro, por el método de bolsas de resíduos. Los resultados indicaron que la tasa de descomposición de las hojas de L. racemosa (3,2 x 10-3 no difirió significativamente de A. germinans y R. mangle (P > 0,05, pero A. germinans (5,1 x 10-3 presentó una mayor tasa de descomposición que R. mangle (2,7 x 10-3 (P < 0,05. Según la literatura, estas diferencias se deben a las distintas características foliares de las especies (por ejemplo, el contenido de agua, ó la concentración de taninos y nitrógeno. La vida media calculada fue 138 días, 216 y 257 de A. germinans, L. racemosa y R. mangle, respectivamente. Considerando que A. germinans tiene la mayor prevalencia y abundancia en relación con R. mangle, y su cinética de descomposición fue más rápida, se sugiere que esta especie representa la principal fuente de materia orgánica originada en los manglares del estuario del río Paraíba do Sul, así como a las cadenas alimentarias en la región.

  2. Violencia intrafamiliar en hogares de adolescentes pinareños con diagnóstico de trastorno disocial Intrafamily violence in homes of adolescents having the diagnosis of antisocial personality disorder in Pinar del Rio

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    Diana Barón Hernádez

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    Full Text Available Introducción: en el municipio Pinar del Río se identificó el incremento de diversas manifestaciones de violencia en las familias de los adolescentes diagnosticados con trastorno disocial. Objetivo: caracterizar la violencia intrafamiliar en las familias de adolescentes con diagnóstico de trastorno disocial residentes en el municipio Pinar del Río. Material y métodos: constituyó una investigación descriptiva y transversal en una muestra intencional de veinticinco familias de veintiséis adolescentes (dos hermanos y convivientes de las comunidades que reportaron las cifras más altas de prevalencia del trastorno de 2006 a 2010. Las técnicas aplicadas fueron: entrevistas semiestructuradas, escalas de valoración, escudo familiar, dibujo de la familia y autorretrato; además de, entrevistas a los especialistas que atendían a los adolescentes y revisión de las historias clínicas. Resultados: los tipos de violencia física y psicológica expresadas a la vez fueron predominantes y se asociaron a eventos paranormativos del ciclo vital familiar. En todas las familias se reportaron antecedentes de comportamientos violentos. Los miembros de mayor participación en situaciones violentas fueron los adolescentes y sus madres. La reacción predominante de los adolescentes ante la violencia intrafamiliar fue la agresión verbal, ocupando estos posiciones de agredido y agresor/agredido, en lo fundamental. Conclusiones: en la mayoría de las familias los comportamientos violentos se mantuvieron desde las primeras manifestaciones, con independencia de la singularidad de su expresión, asociados a eventos paranormativos del ciclo vital. Las situaciones violentas en las familias involucraron a los adolescentes y facilitaron modelos a imitar para estos.Introduction: an increase of varied manifestations of violence was identified in families of adolescents having the diagnosis of antisocial personality disorder in Pinar del Rio municipality. Objective: to

  3. Rio de Janeiro y el Campeonato Sudamericano de Futbol de 1919: América del Sur corre detrás de una bola = Rio de Janeiro and the 1919 South American Football Championship: South America runs for a ball Rio de Janeiro e o Campeonato Sul-Americano de futebol de 1919: América do Sul a correr atráz de uma bola

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    João M.C. Malaia Santos

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    Full Text Available El actual artículo pretende analizar la primera gran competición internacional del fútbol celebrada en Brasil, el Campeonato Sudamericano de Fútbol de 1919, que tuvo lugar en Río de Janeiro. El objetivo es discutir las cuestiones relativas a la organización de la competición, la selección brasileña de fútbol, los intentos de representación del equipo con elementos que identificaran a los jugadores con valores nacionales a través de la gran prensa carioca y paulista y el papel de los espectadores en este proceso. Usando las fuentes impresas y la metodología de la Historia Económica, la intención es poner al lector en contacto con una gran gama de elementos para el estudio de las grandes competiciones deportivas internacionales.------------------------------------------------------------------------------The present article aims at analyzing the first great international football tournament hosted by Brazil, the 1919 South American Football Championship held in Rio de Janeiro. The objective is to discuss questions concerning the organization of the competition, the national football team, the attempts of the great press of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo to represent the team with elements that could identify the players with national values and the role played by the spectators in this process. Using printed documents and the methodology of economic history, the intention is to put the reader in contact with a range of elements for the study of major international sport competitions.O presente artigo destina-se a analisar a primeira grande competição de futebol sediada no Brasil, o Campeonato Sul-Americano de 1919, que aconteceu no Rio de Janeiro. Os objetivos é problematizar as questões que envolveram a organização do torneio, da seleção brasileira de futebol, as tentativas de representação da equipe com elementos que identificassem os jogadores a valores nacionais através da grande imprensa carioca e paulista e o papel

  4. Tiempo de trabajo en el laboratorio clínico de urgencia del Hospital "León Cuervo Rubio". Pinar del Río Duration of the process at Emergency-clinical Laboratory. “Leon Cuervo Rubio” General Hospital, Pinar del Rio

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    Calixto Borrego Carmona

    2012-12-01

    on the quality of service at the emergency clinical laboratory, “Leon Cuervo Rubio” General Hospital, Pinar del Rio. Material and method: cross-sectional prospective study where the target group included the whole patients who used the services of the emergency- clinical laboratory and the sample involved 500 patients to whom the process time was determined or the time the specimen lasted in two stages. First stage: 250 patients attended to the emergency laboratory, they were seen by the habitual team-works (4 in total and were classified into inpatients and outpatients. Second stage: an action plan was applied in view of the results obtained in the first stage and the same outline of work was carried out the same of the previous stage. Results: process time in the first stage was excessively prolonged, the final report lasted less for outpatients and different behaviors were observed among the team-works that participated. Conclusions: poor performance of support and message personnel concerning the laboratory with the patient was observed. Proving a different level of priority in the laboratory through the confirmation of the duration of the process, which it is less for outpatients than for inpatients.

  5. Evaluación del seguimiento de mujeres con cáncer cervicouterino en dos policlínicos. Pinar del Río Follow-up assessment of women suffering from cervical uterine cancer in two polyclinics, Pinar del Rio

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    Full Text Available Introducción: A pesar de contar con un programa de detección precoz del cáncer cervicouterino de larga duración aún no se logran los resultados esperados. Objetivo: Caracterizar a las pacientes con cáncer invasor del cuello uterino en dos áreas de salud de Pinar del Río en el quinquenio 2003-2007. Material y Método: Estudio observacional, transversal, de cohorte, retrospectivo de mujeres de cualquier edad con diagnóstico de cáncer cervicouterino invasor. La información de las pacientes se tomó de los registros automatizados de las lesiones de cuello uterino de la consulta provincial de Patología de Cuello, del Provincial de Cáncer (Dirección Provincial de Salud, y del de Mortalidad General (Dirección Provincial de Salud así como de las historias clínicas de la Unidad Oncológica Provincial. Entre las variables estudiadas estuvieron si procedían o no del programa, edad, estadio clínico, tratamiento recibido, incidencia anual y el promedio en la etapa, la mortalidad y la letalidad. Resultados: Se encontró que el 70,6% de casos no se detectó por programa. La tasa de incidencia promedio fue 29.5 por 100000 mujeres de 15 años y más. Todas las pacientes recibieron el tratamiento oncoespecífico según estadio clínico. Las mayores tasas de mortalidad se encontraron en las pacientes en estadio IIIB al diagnóstico. Conclusiones: Se detectan fallas en la Atención Primaria de Salud, por falta de detección. Las tasas de incidencia de esta enfermedad no se han logrado disminuir. Y se siguen diagnosticando casos en estadios avanzados de la enfermedad, lo que acorta la sobrevida de estas pacientes.Introduction: Despite of having a program, for a long time, to the early detection of cervical uterine cancer, the results expected are not as far achieved. Objective: to characterize the patients suffering from invasive cervical uterine cancer in two health areas in Pinar del Rio province throughout five years (2003-2007. Material and

  6. Derechos para la niñez, un río de oportunidades para la paz en el Cañón del Rio Garrapatas

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    Tesis. (Maestría en Educación y Desarrollo Humano). Universidad de Manizales. Facultad de Ciencias Sociales y Humanas. Fundación Centro Internacional de Educación y Desarrollo Humano – CINDE, 2014 El capítulo I de este trabajo investigativo visualiza las prácticas y concepciones de la agencia en beneficio de los derechos de la niñez y adolescencia, por parte de los administrativos y docentes de la institución educativa Asociación de Centros Educativos del Cañón del Río Garrapatas ACERG...

  7. DETERMINACIÓN DE HIDROCARBUROS AROMÁTICOS POLICICLICOS (HPAs) EN SEDIMENTOS DEL RIO SÃO FRANCISCO - ESTADO DE BAHIA - BRASIL

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    Alexsandro Fiscina de Santana; Eva Vidal Vázquez; Antonio Paz González; Magda Beretta

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    Este estudio tiene como objetivo realizar una evaluación de la contaminación de los hidrocarbonatos aromáticos policíclicos (HAPs), en sedimentos del tramo submedio del Río São Francisco. Las muestras de sedimentos superficiales fueron recogidas mediante una draga tipo Petersen en veintiuna estaciones entre las localidades de Sobradinho y Curaçá. Además fueron realizadas medidas de parámetros físico-químicos e...

  8. Electromagnetic evidence of high angle convergence between the Congo and Kalahari cratons in southern Africa

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    Khoza, D. T.; Jones, A. G.; Muller, M. R.; Miensopust, M. P.; Webb, S. J.; Share, P.

    2010-12-01

    The southern African tectonic fabric is made up of a number Archean cratons flanked by Proterozoic and younger mobile belts, all with distinctly different but related geological evolutions. The cratonic margins and some intra-cratonic domain boundaries have played major roles in the tectonics of Africa by focusing ascending magmas and localising cycles of extension and rifting. Of these cratons the southern extent of the Congo craton is one of the least-constrained tectonic boundaries in the African tectonic architecture and knowledge of its geometry is crucial for understanding geological process of formation and deformation prevailing in the Archean and later. In this work, which forms a component of the hugely successful Southern African MagnetoTelluric Experiment (SAMTEX), we present the first-ever lithospheric electrical resistivity image of the southern boundary of the enigmatic Congo craton and the Neoproterozoic Damara-Ghanzi-Chobe (DGC) orogenic belt on its flanks. The DGC belt is highly complex and records the transpressive collision between the Congo to the north and Kalahari craton to the south. Magnetotelluric data were collected along a profile crossing all three of these tectonic blocks. The two-dimensional resistivity models resulting from inverting the distortion-corrected responses along the profiles all indicate significant lateral variations in the crust and upper mantle structure along and across strike from the younger DGC orogen to the older adjacent craton. The Moho depth in the DGC is mapped at 40 km by active seismic methods, and is also well constrained by S-wave receiver function models. The Damara belt lithosphere, although generally more conductive and significantly thinner (approximately 150 km) than the adjacent Congo and Kalahari cratons, exhibits upper crustal resistive features interpreted to be caused by igneous intrusions emplaced during the Gondwanan Pan-African magmatic event. The thinned lithosphere is consistent with a 50 m

  9. Understanding Changes in Water Availability in the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo del Norte Basin Under the Influence of Large-Scale Circulation Indices Using the Noah Land Surface Model

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    Khedun, C. Prakash; Mishra, Ashok K.; Bolten, John D.; Beaudoing, Hiroko K.; Kaiser, Ronald A.; Giardino, J. Richard; Singh, Vijay P.

    2012-01-01

    Water availability plays an important role in the socio-economic development of a region. It is however, subject to the influence of large-scale circulation indices, resulting in periodic excesses and deficits. An assessment of the degree of correlation between climate indices and water availability, and the quantification of changes with respect to major climate events is important for long-term water resources planning and management, especially in transboundary basins as it can help in conflict avoidance. In this study we first establish the correlation of the Pacific Decadal Oscillation (PDO) and El Nino-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) with gauged precipitation in the Rio Grande basin, and quantify the changes in water availability using runoff generated from the Noah land surface model. Both spatial and temporal variations are noted, with winter and spring being most influenced by conditions in the Pacific Ocean. Negative correlation is observed at the headwaters and positive correlation across the rest of the basin. The influence of individual ENSO events, classified using four different criteria, is also examined. El Ninos (La Ninas) generally cause an increase (decrease) in runoff, but the pattern is not consistent; percentage change in water availability varies across events. Further, positive PDO enhances the effect of El Nino and dampens that of La Nina, but during neutral/transitioning PDO, La Nina dominates meteorological conditions. Long El Ninos have more influence on water availability than short duration high intensity events. We also note that the percentage increase during El Ninos significantly offsets the drought-causing effect of La Ninas.

  10. Actividades fisicas para el tratamiento de la obesidad en mujeres de 40 - 50 años de la comunidad 5 de septiembre del municipio de Pinar del Rio, en Cuba

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    Nancy Rodríguez Cabrera

    2009-06-01

    Full Text Available Nuestra investigación esta encaminada a la aplicación de un tratamiento físico del peso corporal en las mujeres obesas del consultorio 21 del Rpto. 5 de Septiembre del municipio Pinar del Río. Los ejercicios en las personas obesas son de gran importancia, puesto que conllevan a la disminución del peso corporal excesivo, sin dejar pasar por alto la dieta, que también contribuye al tratamiento de esta patología. Para ello aplicamos ejercicios con carácter aerobio de intensidad moderada tomando en cuenta la distribución topográfica en un período de un año. Se realizaron dos mediciones, un primero que nos permitió conocer el peso y estructura corporal de cada una de las muestras. Para ello tuvimos en cuenta el peso ideal, adecuado a la distribución topográfica a partir del índice cintura – cadera y se registró la talla o estatura de pie para el cálculo de IMC, estos datos permiten conocer el peso de la muestra, y su clasificación o grado de obesidad. Para la realización de nuestro trabajo utilizamos métodos teóricos y empíricos y como procedimiento estadístico empleamos el análisis porcentual, pudimos constatar  la  efectividad  de  la  aplicación  práctica  del  ejercicio  físico,  pues disminuyó el peso corporal de nuestros practicantes, acercándole cada vez más a su peso ideal.

  11. 3-D Structure of the Slave and Rae Cratons Provides Clues to Their Construction

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    Snyder, D. B.

    2013-12-01

    Deep geologic structures within cratons that make up continental cores were long neglected. Recently acquired geophysical data from large observational arrays and geochemical data resulting from exploration for diamond has now made possible co-registration of large-scale (400-km depth), truly 3-dimensional data sets. P-waves, surface waves and magnetotelluric observations provide 3-D wavespeed and conductivity models. Multi-azimuthal receiver functions map seismic discontinuity surfaces in 3-D. Xenolith suites erupted in kimberlites provide rock samples at key lithospheric depths, albeit at sparsely distributed locations. These multi-disciplinary models are becoming available for several key cratons worldwide; here the deep structure of the Slave and Rae cratons of the Canadian Shield is described. Lithospheric layers with tapered, wedge-shaped margins are common. Slave craton layers are sub-horizontal and indicate construction of the craton core at 2.7 Ga by underthrusting and flat stacking of lithosphere. The central Rae craton has predominantly dipping discontinuities that indicate construction at 1.9 Ga by thrusting similar to that observed in crustal ';thick-skinned' fold-and-thrust belts. 3-D mapping of conductivity and metasomatism, the latter via mineral recrystallization and resetting of isotopic ages, overprints primary structures in both cratons. Distribution of more conductivitve mantle suggests that assumed causative pervasive metasomatism occurs at 100-200 km depths with ';chimneys' reaching to shallower depths, typically in locations where kimberlites or mineralization has occurred.

  12. Perfil do doente renal crônico no ambulatório multidisciplinar de um hospital universitário Perfil del enfermo renal crónico de consultorios externos multidisciplinario de un hospital universitario Demographic profile of individuals with chronic renal disease from a multidisciplinary outpatient clinic of a university teaching hospital

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    Simone Martins Rembold

    2009-01-01

    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Descrever o perfil do cliente com doença renal crônica em tratamento conservador no Ambulatório Multidisciplinar do Hospital Universitário Antonio Pedro. MÉTODOS: O estudo é descritivo tendo sido analisados 72 prontuários de pacientes atendidos nos anos de 2006 a 2008. Os dados foram processados eletronicamente com o auxílio dos programas EXCEL 2007 e SPSS 13.0. RESULTADOS: A média de idade dos pacientes foi 59 + 14 anos sendo 60% do sexo feminino. Em relação à escolaridade, 42% tinham ensino fundamental incompleto. A maior parte encontrava-se no estágio 4 da doença renal crônica, sendo as principais doenças de base o diabetes mellitus e a hipertensão arterial. Mais de 80% usavam anti-hipertensivos, e mais da metade usava diuréticos. O sintoma predominante foi a noctúria. Apenas em sete pacientes foi confeccionada fístula artério-venosa. CONCLUSÃO: A população atendida no referido ambulatório consistiu, na sua maior parte de pacientes na quinta ou sexta década de vida, com predominância do sexo feminino. A maioria encontrava-se no estágio 4 da classificação do DOQI para doença renal crônica sendo diabetes a principal causa da doença renal.OBJETIVO: Describir el perfil del cliente con enfermedad renal crónica en tratamiento conservador en Consultorio Externo Multidisciplinario del Hospital Universitario Antonio Pedro. MÉTODOS: Se trata de un estudio descriptivo en el que se analizaron 72 historias clínicas de pacientes atendidos en los años de 2006 a 2008. Los dados fueron procesados electrónicamente con la ayuda de los programas EXCEL 2007 y SPSS 13.0. RESULTADOS: El promedio de edad de los pacientes fue entre 59 + 14 años siendo el 60% del sexo femenino. En relación a la escolaridad, el 42% tenían primaria incompleta. La mayor parte se encontraba en la fase 4 de la enfermedad renal crónica, siendo las principales enfermedades de base la diabetes mellitus y la hipertensión arterial. Más del

  13. DETERMINACIÓN DE HIDROCARBUROS AROMÁTICOS POLICICLICOS (HPAs EN SEDIMENTOS DEL RIO SÃO FRANCISCO - ESTADO DE BAHIA - BRASIL

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    Alexsandro Fiscina de Santana

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    Full Text Available Este estudio tiene como objetivo realizar una evaluación de la contaminación de los hidrocarbonatos aromáticos policíclicos (HAPs, en sedimentos del tramo submedio del Río São Francisco. Las muestras de sedimentos superficiales fueron recogidas mediante una draga tipo Petersen en veintiuna estaciones entre las localidades de Sobradinho y Curaçá. Además fueron realizadas medidas de parámetros físico-químicos en el fondo de la columna de agua y tamEste estudio tiene como objetivo realizar una evaluación de la contaminación de los hidrocarbonatos aromáticos policíclicos (HAPs, en sedimentos del tramo submedio del Río São Francisco. Las muestras de sedimentos superficiales fueron recogidas mediante una draga tipo Petersen en veintiuna estaciones entre las localidades de Sobradinho y Curaçá. Además fueron realizadas medidas de parámetros físico-químicos en el fondo de la columna de agua y también la caracterización física y química de los sedimentos. La determinación de los 15 HAPs prioritarios se realizó mediante la técnica de cromatografía de líquidos de alta resolución (HPLC con detector de fluorescencia. Los niveles de concentración de los HAPs se situaron entre 6,15 y 166 ƞg.g-1, indicando un grado de contaminación de bajo a moderado. Se pudo observar, a través de las relaciones moleculares y del análisis multivariante, la predominancia de HAPs originados por procesos de combustión.  bién la caracterización física y química de los sedimentos. La determinación de los 15 HAPs prioritarios se realizó mediante la técnica de cromatografía de líquidos de alta resolución (HPLC con detector de fluorescencia. Los niveles de concentración de los HAPs se situaron entre 6,15 y 166 ƞg.g-1, indicando un grado de contaminación de bajo a moderado. Se pudo observar, a través de las relaciones moleculares y del análisis multivariante, la predominancia de HAPs originados por procesos de combustión.  

  14. A família e o doente mental usuário do hospital-dia: estudo de um caso La familia y el enfermo mental usuário del hospital/día: estudo de un caso The family and the mentally-ill user of day-hospitals: a case study

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    Ana Ruth Macêdo Monteiro

    2000-12-01

    Full Text Available O hospital-dia, como modalidade de assistência psiquiátrica, proporciona a família a possibilidade de vivenciar junto ao seu familiar doente uma maior convivência durante o tratamento, e a leva a buscar junto a esse familiar formas de facilitar o processo adaptativo de interação na família. A proposta deste estudo se configura na busca de compreender de que modo a família e o usuário do hospital-dia interagem no recesso do lar e descrever a experiência narrada por uma família. A família deste estudo foi selecionada a partir de um usuário do hospital-dia que possuísse ou possua história anterior de internações psiquiátricas. Foram entrevistados cinco membros da família em estudo. A partir das experiências descritas pelos sujeitos emergiram duas grandes categorias temáticas: A família vivenciando junto ao seu familiar o hospital-dia , A convivência família ¾ usuário. As experiências relatadas pelos sujeitos neste estudo são bastante significativas para a construção de novas possibilidades na assistência à família do doente mental.El hospital-día como modalidad de atención psiquiátrica, proporciona a la familia la posibilidad de tener una mayor convivencia con su familiar enfermo durante el tratamiento y la lleva a buscar de forma conjunta con éste, formas para facilitar el proceso de adaptación e interacción en la familia. El estudio pretende comprender la manera como la familia y usuario del hospital-día interactuan en el ambiente del hogar y describir la experiencia narrada por una familia. La familia de este estudio fue seleccionada de un usuario del hospital-día que tuviese historia anterior de hospitalizaciones psiquiátricas. Fueron entrevistados cinco familiares. A partir de las experiencias descritas por los sujetos se formaron dos grandes categorías temáticas: La familia conviviendo con su familiar en el hospital-día y la convivencia familia/usuario. Las experiencias relatadas por los sujetos en

  15. Perfil demográfico dos Hupd'äh, povo Maku da região do Alto Rio Negro, Amazonas (2000-2003 Perfil demográfico de los Hupd'äh, pueblo Maku de la región del Alto Rio Negro, Amazonas (2000-2003 Demographic profile of the Hupd'äh, a Maku people living the Upper Rio Negro Region, State of Amazonas, Brazil (2000-2003

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    Marina Machado

    2009-06-01

    Full Text Available Os Hupd'äh são um povo de língua Maku, habitante da região do Alto Rio Negro, Amazonas, Brasil. Lideranças indígenas, antropólogos, missionários e profissionais de saúde afirmam que eles estariam vivendo em condições de saúde precárias, com alta mortalidade geral e infantil. A partir de dados provenientes do Distrito Especial Indígena do Rio Negro - DSEI-RN, da Funasa/MS, para o período 2000-2003, foi realizado um estudo descritivo para avaliar o perfil demográfico e conhecer melhor essa população, contribuindo para a implementação de políticas públicas que lhe favoreçam e para os debates em antropologia, demografia e saúde indígena. A população de 1.487 indivíduos, em 2003, cresceu 8,4% ao ano no período estudado. Sua composição por idade e sexo indica concentração de jovens (44,9% com menos de 15 anos, além da predominância de população do sexo masculino. A taxa bruta de natalidade (TBN média do período foi de 33,4 nascimentos por mil habitantes, a de fecundidade total (TFT correspondeu a 3,4 filhos por mulher, a de mortalidade (TBM foi de 10 óbitos por mil habitantes e a de mortalidade infantil (TMI chegou a 116,3 óbitos por mil nascimentos. O aperfeiçoamento da coleta de informações, o elevado crescimento vegetativo e a intensa mobilidade espacial dos Hupd'äh poderiam explicar o alto ritmo de crescimento verificado entre 2000 e 2003.Los Hupd'äh son un pueblo de lengua Maku, habitante de la región del Alto Río Negro, Amazonas, Brasil. Liderazgos indígenas, antropólogos, misionarios y profesionales de la salud, afirman que estarían viviendo en condiciones de salud precarias, con alta mortalidad general e infantil. A partir de datos provenientes del Distrito Especial Indígena del Río Negro - DSEI-RN, de la Funasa/MS, para el período 2000-2003, fue realizado un estudio descriptivo para evaluar el perfil demográfico y conocer mejor esta población, contribuyendo con la implementación de pol

  16. Conflictos por recursos hídricos interprovinciales y tutela ambiental: el caso de la salinización del Rio Colorado en el sur bonaerense

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    María de las Nieves Cenicacelaya

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    Full Text Available La Constitución Argentina establece que las provincias son dueñas de sus recursos naturales pero también que cuando éstos son interprovinciales es necesario que su uso y aprovechamiento sea acordado entre las partes; y, finalmente cuando esos acuerdos fracasan, es la Corte Suprema la que debe resolver el conflicto. Los desacuerdos entre las provincias muy frecuentemente suceden por el uso y aprovechamiento de aguas inter-jurisdiccionales. En este trabajo abordaremos el caso de la salinización del Río Colorado, que, como consecuencia del obrar unilateral e inconsulto de la Provincia de La Pampa puede producir graves e irreparables daños al ambiente en el sur de la Provincia de Buenos Aires y que ha provocado recientemente un juicio entre ambas en el más alto tribunal federal.

  17. Expansión urbana, PRMS y el corredor fluvial del Rio Mapocho inferior /Urban growth, planning instruments and the lower Mapocho River basin

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    Francisco Ferrando Acuña

    2010-06-01

    Full Text Available Se analiza la relevancia de los servicios ambientales de los corredores fluviales en el ámbito de la planificación urbana sustentable, al tenor de la realidad y falencias de los instrumentos territoriales vigentes en esta temática. Dados los múltiples servicios ambientales de esto tipo de sistema natural, escasamente valorizado y nada incorporado en los IOT en Chile, al contrario de experiencias extranjeras como las españolas, se rescata y explicitan las características del corredor inferior del Río Mapocho entre la Comuna de Maipú y el Monte desde el punto de vista geomorfológico, hidrológico y ambiental, y se señala la relevancia de su temprana incorporación en los proyectos de urbanización de este territorio, los cuales ya se encuentran en marcha a propósito del progresivo cambio de uso del suelo de rural a urbano. /In Chile there's no correlation between the environmental relevance of the fluvial corridors and its many benefic functions for the urban climate and quality of life of his inhabitants with planning instruments. Consequently these fluvial systems aren't the basis of city planning setting aside its environmental services not only for cities, also for regions and more. The lower Río Mapocho corridor is evaluated considering the land use change in its surroundings. A review is presentes of international experiences on this matter, particularly from Spain.

  18. Origins of cratonic mantle discontinuities: A view from petrology, geochemistry and thermodynamic models

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    Aulbach, Sonja; Massuyeau, Malcolm; Gaillard, Fabrice

    2017-01-01

    Geophysically detectible mid-lithospheric discontinuities (MLD) and lithosphere-asthenosphere boundaries (LAB) beneath cratons have received much attention over recent years, but a consensus on their origin has not yet emerged. Cratonic lithosphere composition and origin is peculiar due to its ultra-depletion during plume or accretionary tectonics, cool present-day geothermal gradients, compositional and rheological stratification and multiple metasomatic overprints. Bearing this in mind, we integrate current knowledge on the physical properties, chemical composition, mineralogy and fabric of cratonic mantle with experimental and thermodynamic constraints on the formation and migration of melts, both below and within cratonic lithosphere, in order to find petrologically viable explanations for cratonic mantle discontinuities. LABs characterised by strong seismic velocity gradients and increased conductivity require the presence of melts, which can form beneath intact cratonic roots reaching to 200-250 km depth only in exceptionally warm and/or volatile-rich mantle, thus explaining the paucity of seismical LAB observations beneath cratons. When present, pervasive interaction of these - typically carbonated - melts with the deep lithosphere leads to densification and thermochemical erosion, which generates topography at the LAB and results in intermittent seismic LAB signals or conflicting seismic, petrologic and thermal LAB depths. In rare cases (e.g. Tanzanian craton), the tops of live melt percolation fronts may appear as MLDs and, after complete lithosphere rejuvenation, may be sites of future, shallower LABs (e.g. North China craton). Since intact cratons are presently tectonomagmatically quiescent, and since MLDs produce both positive and negative velocity gradients, in some cases with anisotropy, most MLDs may be best explained by accumulations (metasomes) of seismically slow minerals (pyroxenes, phlogopite, amphibole, carbonates) deposited during past

  19. O risco do uso de drogas no trabalho portuário: estudo no extremo sul do Brasil El riesgo del uso de drogas en el trabajo portuario: estudio en el extremo sur del Brasil The risk of the use of drugs in the harbour work: study in the southern extreme of Brazil

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    Jorgana Fernanda de Souza Soares

    2007-12-01

    Full Text Available Este é um estudo quantitativo, exploratório e descritivo. Objetivou identificar a realidade do uso de drogas entre os trabalhadores portuários avulsos no microambiente portuário, no extremo sul do Brasil. A amostra constituiu-se de 306 trabalhadores. Os dados foram coletados através de entrevista estruturada e individual e analisados quantitativamente. Dos participantes, 43,14% responderam que seus colegas já trabalharam sob o efeito de drogas, e as mais utilizadas foram o álcool (94,70% e a maconha (77,27%. O motivo apontado com maior freqüência para o uso foi a dependência (40,15%. O conhecimento da realidade do usuário de drogas e a preocupação com o uso em ambientes de trabalho tornam-se ferramentas importantes para o enfermeiro, posicionando-o como colaborador e parceiro na sensibilização dos indivíduos para a diminuição dos riscos decorrentes do uso de drogas na vida do trabalhador e no ambiente de trabalho.Esto es un estudio cuantitativo, exploratorio y descriptivo. Objetiva identificar la realidad del uso de drogas entre los trabajadores portuarios autónomos en el micro ambiente portuario, en la extremidad del sur del Brasil. La muestra consistió en 306 trabajadores. Los datos fueran recogidos a través de entrevista estructurada, individual y analizada de modo cuantitativo. De los participantes, 43.14% habían contestado a que sus colegas habían trabajado sobre el efecto de drogas y las más utilizadas fueron el alcohol (94.70% y la marihuana (77.27%. La razón apuntada con mayor frecuencia fue la dependencia (40.15%. El conocimiento de la realidad del usuario de drogas y la preocupación con el uso en ambientes de trabajo, se convierten en herramientas importantes para el enfermero, localizando lo como colaborador y compañero en la sensibilización de los individuos para la reducción de los riesgos consecuentes del uso de drogas en la vida del trabajador y en el ambiente de trabajo.This is a quantitative

  20. LA LOCALIDAD HISTÓRICO ARQUEOLÓGICA DEL RÍO SAN SALVADOR (SORIANO, URUGUAY The historical archaeological town of Rio San Salvador (Soriano, Uruguay

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    José López Mazz

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    Full Text Available Los primeros cronistas de la conquista del Río de la Plata expusieron la diversidad cultural reinante en el área en el siglo XVI. Las investigaciones arqueológicas de los años 60 y 70 confirman, a nivel arqueológico, la intensa ocupación de la que fue objeto esta zona próxima a la confluencia del río Paraná con el río Uruguay. Este trabajo presenta información producida durante un trabajo de diagnóstico realizado en el marco de la llamada Arqueología Pública, en un sitio de ocupación española del siglo XVI ubicado al oriente de dicha confluencia. Los resultados muestran que la ocupación del sitio desde el año 1000 AP está caracterizada por una amplia diversidad de estilos cerámicos. El área constituyó un lugar estratégico para los asentamientos europeos en función de la presencia de redes de intercambio pre existente. La información producida permite afinar la secuencia cronológica prehistórica para el bajo río Uruguay, al tiempo que abre el debate  respecto de la dinámica etnohistórica regional y del rol jugado por este particular asentamiento humano.   Palabras claves: asentamientos europeos, Uruguay, río San Salvador, siglo XVI.    Abstract Early chroniclers of the conquest of the Río de la Plata exposed the cultural diversity prevailing in the area in the sixteenth century. Archaeological research during the 60’s and 70’s confirm an intense occupation of the confluence of the Paraná river and the Uruguay river area. This paper presents information recovered during a diagnostic fieldwork developed on a Spanish settlement from the sixteenth century. The results show an intense occupation of the site since 1000 AP, characterized by a wide variety of ceramic styles. The area was a strategic location for European occupation due to the presence of preexisting exchange networks. Information produced refines prehistoric chronological sequence for lower Uruguay river while opening the discussion about regional

  1. Questionário multidimensional para análise da imagem do enfermeiro Cuestionario multidimensional para análisis de la imagen del enfermero A multidimensional questionnaire to evaluate the image of registered nurses

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    Luciana Barizon Luchesi

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    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Construir um questionário multidimensional para avaliar a percepção de alunos do ensino médio frente sobre a enfermagem e validar o questionário multidimensional em conteúdo, aparência e análise semântica. MÉTODOS: Estudo quanti-qualitativo com fins de instrumentação, utilizando o referencial teórico-metodológico de Pasquali, Silva e Ribeiro-Filho que recomendam as etapas de levantamento do conceito do constructo, geração dos itens do instrumento fundamentado na literatura e aferição das propriedades psicométricas. RESULTADOS: os itens do instrumento são derivados da literatura sobre psicologia social, história da enfermagem e escolha vocacional. Após validação de conteúdo, validação aparente e análise semântica, houve a aplicação do instrumento em uma amostra de 269 alunos. CONCLUSÃO: o instrumento mostrou-se de fácil entendimento e aplicação. Além de análise diagnóstica, o instrumento poderá ser utilizado em estudos experimentais.OBJETIVO: Construir un cuestionario multidimensional para evaluar la percepción de los alumnos de la enseñanza media sobre la enfermería y validar el cuestionario multidimensional en contenido, apariencia y análisis semántico. MÉTODOS: Estudio cuantitativo y cualitativo con fines de instrumentación, utilizando el marco teórico metodológico de Pasquali, Silva y Ribeiro-Filho que recomiendan las etapas de levantamiento del concepto del constructo, generación de los ítems del instrumento fundamentado en la literatura y evaluación de las propiedades psicométricas. RESULTADOS: Los ítems del instrumento son derivados de la literatura sobre psicología social, historia de la enfermería y elección vocacional. Después de la validación de contenido, validación aparente y análisis semántico, se aplicó el instrumento en una muestra de 269 alumnos. CONCLUSIÓN: El instrumento se mostró de fácil entendimiento y aplicación. Además del análisis de diagn

  2. Density structure of the cratonic mantle in southern Africa

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    Artemieva, Irina; Vinnik, Lev P.

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    contributions of the both factors to surface topography in the cratons of southern Africa. Our analysis takes advantage of the SASE seismic experiment which provided high resolution regional models of the crustal thickness.We calculate the model of density structure of the lithospheric mantle in southern Africa...... that mantle residual (dynamic) topography may be associated with the low-density region below the depth of isostatic compensation. A possible candidate is the low velocity layer between the lithospheric base and the mantle transition zone, where a temperature anomaly of 100-200. °C in a ca. 100-150. km thick...... layer may explain the observed reduction in Vs velocity and may produce ca. 0.5-1.0. km to the regional topographic uplift....

  3. As Delícias de Aniversário: uma representação da infância (Tradução. The pleasures of birthday: a representation of childhood (Translation

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    Sirota, Régine

    2008-11-01

    Full Text Available O artigo da Profa Régine Sirota: As delícias do aniversário: uma representação da infância nos mostra que além desta festa fazer parte de uma espécie de relógio social que marca os acontecimentos sociais e culturais, socializando e construindo os indivíduos no interior de uma determinada cultura, com suas regras de civilidade (dar e receber presentes, por exemplo, por esta via transmite uma cultura literária, gastronômica além de produzir a infância. Por outro lado, é também, uma forma de estetização do cotidiano. O artigo a partir de algo, aparentemente efêmero e pequeno como um bolo de aniversário, refaz e discute de maneira impressionante, conceitos preciosos da história cultural: como a civilidade e as coisas “ordinárias”, e da sociologia da criança e da infância, para além do processo de socialização.The article of Professor Régine Sirota – The pleasures of birthday: a representation of childhood – shows us that, apart from being part of a kind of social clock that sets the social and cultural situations, socializing and building individuals in a determined culture, with its rules of civility (give and get gifts, for instance, it also portrays a gastronomic and literary culture, producing childhood. However, it is also a way of aesthetically portray daily life. Having something apparently ephemeral and small as a birthday cake as starting point, the article wonderfully rebuilds and discusses precious concepts of cultural history: civility, “ordinary” things and childhood sociology beyond the socialization process.

  4. Dimensionamento de pessoal de enfermagem em um hospital universitário Cálculo del personal de enfermería en un hospital universitario Nursing staff dimensioning at a university hospital

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    Arthur Velloso Antunes

    2003-12-01

    Full Text Available Este estudo apresenta o dimensionamento de pessoal de enfermagem realizado em um hospital universitário. Teve como objetivos: estipular o número de enfermeiros, técnicos e auxiliares para os diversos setores, definir o Índice de Segurança Técnica que reflita a realidade do Hospital, verificar a adequação de um Sistema de Classificação de Pacientes e verificar se o método utilizado para os setores de internação é adequado. Na metodologia, utilizamos uma fórmula que considera o cuidado progressivo, calculamos o Índice de Segurança Técnica, adaptamos e testamos um Sistema de Classificação de Pacientes e aplicamos um questionário para avaliar a metodologia utilizada. As conclusões foram as seguintes: o estudo nos permitiu alcançar o número de pessoal necessário para cada um dos setores do hospital, o Índice de Segurança Técnica atendeu à finalidade de cobrir as ausências, o Sistema de Classificação de Pacientes usado é adequado, exceto para dois setores, e a fórmula empregada para os setores de internação é adequada.Este estudio presenta el cálculo del personal de enfermería en un hospital universitario. Tuvo como objetivos: estipular el numero de enfermeros, técnicos y auxiliares para los diferentes sectores, definir el índice de seguridad técnica que refleje la realidad del hospital, verificar la adecuación de un sistema de clasificación de pacientes y observar si el método usado para los sectores de hospitalización es adecuado. En la metodología utilizamos una formula que lleva en cuenta el cuidado progresivo, calculamos el índice de seguridad técnica con base en las características de la institución, adaptamos y probamos un sistema de clasificación de pacientes y aplicamos un cuestionario para evaluar la metodología utilizada. Las conclusiones fueron las siguientes: el estudio nos permitió llegar a la cantidad necesaria de personal para cada uno de los sectores del hospital, el sistema de

  5. Caracterización Clínico-Oftalmológica y Genética de la Retinosis Pigmentaria en la provincia de Pinar del Río, Cuba. 2008 Clinical-ophthalmologic and genetic characterization of Retinitis Pigmentosa in Pinar del Rio Province, Cuba. 2008

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    Felipe Acosta Rodríguez

    2009-12-01

    Full Text Available Introducción: La Retinosis Pigmentaria es una enfermedad crónica, correspondiente a las distrofias retinianas, de ahí su carácter hereditario, lento y progresivo, donde la función de los fotorreceptores y el epitelio pigmentario están afectados difusa y primariamente, caracterizada fundamentalmente por la pérdida de la visión periférica y nocturna; ocasiona alteraciones del campo visual y electrorretinograma subnormal o extinguido. Objetivo: Conocer los resultados de la caracterización Clínico- Oftalmológica y Genética de la Retinosis Pigmentaria en la provincia de Pinar del Río (Cuba. Método: Se realizó una investigación fundamental, aplicada, descriptiva y transversal que incluyó el universo de los 257 casos de Retinosis Pigmentaria, atendidos en el Hospital "III Congreso" de Pinar del Río, en el periodo comprendido desde diciembre de 1992 hasta diciembre de 2008. Resultados: La Tasa provincial de RP es actualmente de 3.51/ 10000 habitantes para una prevalencia de 1.2845. Predominó la forma Típica (70.1%, el patrón autosómico recesivo (53.4%, debut precoz (51.8% y el estadio I-II (64.2%. La enfermedad fue más frecuente en el sexo masculino (M/F-1.45:1 y el índice de consanguinidad promedio fue de 22.2%.Introduction: Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP is a chronic condition corresponding to the retinal dystrophies having an inherited, slow and progressive character where the function of the photoreceptors and pigmentary epithelium are affected diffuse and primarily, mainly characterized by the peripheral and nocturnal loss of vision; it provokes disorders of the visual field and subnormal extinct electroretinogram. Objective: To know the results of the Clinical-ophthalmologic and genetic characterization of Retinitis Pigmentosa in Pinar del Rio Province, Cuba. Method: A fundamental, applied, descriptive and cross-sectional research including the universe of the 257 cases suffering from Retinitis Pigmentosa attended at "Tercer

  6. Recuento y determinación de viabilidad de giardia spp. y Cryptosporidium spp. en aguas potables y residuales en la cuenca alta del rio Bogotá.

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    Marlén Andrea Alarcón

    2005-09-01

    Full Text Available Introducción. La transmisión de enfermedades de origen hídrico está relacionada con la contaminación de origen fecal en aguas residuales y potables. Estas enfermedades son causadas por la presencia de bacterias, virus y parásitos, los cuales generan altos porcentajes de morbimortalidad, especialmente, en la población infantil. Se han seleccionado Giardia spp. y Cryptosporidium spp. como organismos indicadores de contaminación de origen parasitario y su análisis es útil para evaluar la calidad del agua y determinar el riesgo sanitario. En Colombia se conoce poco sobre la presencia y la concentración de estos parásitos en aguas, razón por la cual es importante continuar su estudio. Objetivo. El objetivo de este trabajo fue evaluar la presencia de estos protozoos en cinco estaciones de muestreo de la cuenca alta del río Bogotá y en dos sistemas de potabilización de la misma área. Materiales y métodos. Las técnicas aplicadas para la determinación y el recuento de las formas quísticas fueron: floculación inorgánica para aguas residuales, filtración para aguas potables y pruebas de colorantes vitales para viabilidad. Resultados. Se confirmó la presencia de Cryptosporidium spp. en dos de las estaciones del río Bogotá y en las dos potabilizadoras. Giardia spp. se encontró en las dos potabilizadoras pero no en el río Bogotá. La viabilidad fue positiva para Cryptosporidium spp. en una muestra proveniente del río, y negativa para las muestras de agua potable. Conclusiones. Estos resultados muestran la presencia de protozoos en aguas potables y residuales lo cual puede generar riesgo sanitario para la población de dicha zona.

  7. Gestion Integral Y Desarrollo Empresarial En El Reciclaje De Los Desechos Sólidos Del Cantón Babahoyo Provincia De Los Rios

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    Este documento tiene como objetivos la reducción del volumen de residuos, la preservación de los recursos naturales, (los reciclados se utilizan nuevamente.), la reducción de contaminación, muchos materiales demoran siglos en degradarse, la reducción de gastos asociados a la producción de nuevos bienes, el reciclado tiene un precio menor al material virgen, la reducción de residuos tóxicos, muchas veces causan la muerte, con el fin de analizar el impacto que causa el r...

  8. Le craton ouest-africain et le bouclier guyanais: un seul craton au Protérozoïque inférieur?

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    Caen-Vachette, Michelle

    Geochronological and paleomagnetism data for southern West African craton and Guyana shield in South America, are concordant and suggest the existence of a large unit grouping them during Archean and Lower Proterozoic times. The paleomagnetism data allow to put on a single line, the Zednes (Mauritania), Sassandra (Ivory Coast) and Guri (Venezuela) fault zones, the mylonites of which were dated 1670 Ma. This age reflects the end of the eburnean-transamazonian shearing tectonic, which affected the large West Africa-Guyana unit. This line separates the western Archean domain from the eastern lower Proterozoic one; thence it is possible to correlate the Sasca (Ivory Coast) and Pastora (Venezuela) areas. Archean relics have been found in mobile pan-african-bresiliano zones which surround the Precambrian cratons; this fact suggests the existence of still more extended Archean craton than defined above.

  9. The tectonic evolution of Southern part of the Sao Francisco Craton

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    1986-01-01

    The potentiality of geochronology when it is applied to the geologic context of craton basement of archean areas is shown. Samples from southern part of the Sao Francisco Craton, in Brazil, were collected for petrographic analysis and geochronological data interpretation. The set of radiometric determinations was obtained by K-Ar, Rb-Sr, Pb-Pb and U-Pb methods. (M.C.K.) [pt

  10. Itinerário percorrido pelas mulheres na descoberta do câncer Camino recorrido por las mujeres en la descubierta del cáncer The journey experienced by women through a cancer diagnosis

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    Maria Aparecida Salci

    2009-09-01

    Full Text Available Este estudo se propõe a desvelar o itinerário vivenciado pelas mulheres no processo de descoberta do diagnóstico de câncer. Como estratégia teórico-metodológica, foram utilizados o Interacionismo Simbólico e a Grounded Theory. Foram informantes do estudo 20 indivíduos 10 mulheres portadoras de câncer e seus respectivos familiares significantes. Os resultados mostram desde o momento em que elas vivenciam as primeiras percepções sobre a alteração fisiológica em seu corpo, passando pela busca de ajuda profissional, até o recebimento do diagnóstico de câncer. O itinerário apresentado permite conhecer aspectos da realidade experienciada anteriormente ao recebimento do diagnóstico e ressalta a importância de os profissionais valorizarem mais as queixas das pessoas que os procuram, percebendo que se esta procura aconteceu é porque a pessoa está preocupada. Esta atitude pode favorecer a identificação precoce do problema e, por conseguinte, garantir melhor prognóstico e qualidade de vida.Este estudio propone revelar el camino vivido por las mujeres en el proceso de descubierta del diagnóstico de cáncer. Como estrategia teórico-metodológica fueron utilizados el Interaccionismo Simbólico y la Grounded Theory. Fueron investigados durante el estudio 20 individuos 10 mujeres portadoras de cáncer y sus respectivos familiares próximos. Los resultados muestran desde el momento en que ellas notan las primeras diferencias sobre la alteración fisiológica en su cuerpo, pasando por la búsqueda de ayuda profesional hasta el recibimiento del diagnóstico de cáncer. El camino presentado permite conocer aspectos de la realidad vivida anteriormente al recibimiento del diagnóstico y resalta la importancia de que los profesionales valoren más las quejas de las personas que los buscan, percibiendo que si esta búsqueda ocurrió es porque la persona está preocupada. Esta actitud puede facilitar la identificación precoz del problema y

  11. As quatro dimensões do despertar - sonho, fantasia, delírio, ilusão The four dimensions of awakening: dream, fantasy, delusion, illusion

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    Marco Antonio Coutinho Jorge

    2005-12-01

    Full Text Available Experiência do despertar do sentido, a psicanálise é uma descoberta que visa revelar aquilo que a religião oculta, pois ela opera sobre o campo do sentido de modo inverso ao da religião. Por isso, a obra de Freud como que desemboca na análise da religião, como se ela estivesse desde o início destinada a isso. A oposição radical entre psicanálise e religião reside na forma antinômica pela qual ambas operam sobre o campo do sentido: a primeira visa obter um efeito de sentido real e a segunda, um fechamento imaginário desse campo.As an experience of the awakening of the meaning, psychoanalysis is a discovery which aims at revealing that which religion covers up, in that it operates in the field of meaning in an exact opposition to the latter. That is why Freud's work leads to the analysis of religion, as if it were destined towards it, from its very beginning. The radical opposition between psychoanalysis and religion resides in the antinomic fashion in which they both operate in the field of meaning: while the first aims at obtaining an effect of real meaning, the second is geared towards an imaginary closure of this field.

  12. Study of groundwater in the Chicu River basin, Sabana de Bogota, Colombia; Estudio de las aguas subterraneas de la cuenca del Rio Chicu, Sabana de Bogota, Colombia

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    Obando G, E; Jimenez B, G; Torres Q, E; Alayon C, E; Garavito B, F [Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares y Energias Alternativas, INEA, Bogota (Colombia)

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    The Rio Chicu Valley aquifer system represents one of the many sub-systems constituting the hydrogeological system of the Sabana de Bogota. The valley has a structure of a graben, covered by a quaternary alluvial formation, which has a low permeability and therefore is an aquifer of poor characteristics. Due to the thickness of this aquifer (around 300 m), the tertiary aquifers are only exploited by few deep wells. The isotopic composition of water collected from the tertiary aquifer is depleted by 1 per mille in {delta}{sup 18}O and 8 per mille in {delta}D. This difference is due to the altitude effect of recharge, because the tertiary aquifers outcrop on the top of the surrounding hills. In some places, the stable isotope content of water sampled in wells tapping water from the quaternary aquifer is similar to the values found in the tertiary aquifer. This fact indicates the ascending leakage from deep horizons. A rather unique characteristics of the quaternary aquifer is that in the central part of the basin the dissolved inorganic carbon DIC is very high and shows a {delta}{sup 13}C values around +10 per mille vs PDB and {sup 14}C around 5-10 pmc. The positive values are probably related to decomposition of organic matter in anaerobic conditions. These values reflect a very low flow in the system and limited recharge. (author). 1 ref., 5 figs, 2 tabs.

  13. Un análisis histórico-crítico del fenómeno de las favelas en Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

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    Gustavo de Oliveira Figueiredo

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    Full Text Available The occupation of urban space in Brazil is a reflection of the historical contradictions and internal struggles of society itself. Studying the phenomenon of the favelas in Rio de Janeiro, we have tried to understand how they historically constituted a relevant topic for Brazilian society and how its population reacts and strives for better living conditions. Problems, challenges, resistance, popular movements, ideologies, the strength of the State, the power struggle and the conflict generated by the occupation of the urban land, the housing issue and the reflections of inequality and social exclusion were discussed. We identified multiple proposals for social development and sought to understand how the different models of urbanization in the city consider the favela as a cause or as a consequence of various social problems in large Brazilian cities. Finally, characterizing the forces in dispute, we analyze the phenomenon in the current context of rapid changes in which the city lives on account of the real estate speculation promoted by its internationalization.

  14. Reflections on sexuality during the climacteric Reflexiones sobre la sexualidad durante la vivencia del climaterio Reflexões sobre a sexualidade durante a vivência do climatério

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    Roselane Gonçalves

    2009-04-01

    Full Text Available Qualitative and phenomenological study based on reports of women between 48 and 55 years old with spontaneous menopause for 12 months or more. Results evidenced five theme categories that were analyzed and interpreted based on Maurice Merleau-Ponty's theoretical-philosophical reference framework. Among the categories that emerged from reports, the theme "reflecting on sexuality" was emphasized, and is presented with a view to understanding the existential aspects of the climacteric experience, focusing on the exercise of sexuality.Se trata de un estudio cualitativo de abordaje fenomenológico, realizado a partir del relato de mujeres con edad entre 48 y 55 años que habían presentado menopausia espontánea hace 12 meses o más. Los resultados mostraron cinco categorías temáticas que fueron analizadas e interpretadas con base en el marco teórico filosófico de Maurice Merleau-Ponty. Entre las categorías que surgieron de los relatos sobresalió el tema" Reflexionando sobre la sexualidad" que será presentado con el objetivo de comprender los aspectos existenciales de la vivencia del climaterio con énfasis en la sexualidad.Estudo qualitativo de abordagem fenomenológica, realizado a partir do depoimento de mulheres entre 48 e 55 anos que haviam apresentado menopausa espontânea há 12 meses ou mais. Os resultados evidenciaram cinco categorias temáticas que foram analisadas e interpretadas à luz do referencial teórico filosófico de Maurice Merleau-Ponty. Dentre as categorias que emergiram dos depoimentos destacou-se o tema: "refletindo sobre a sexualidade", que será apresentado com o objetivo de compreender os aspectos existenciais da vivência do climatério com ênfase no exercício da sexualidade.

  15. From Myth to Reality: The Experience of Sustainable Tourism in The Vale Encantado Community in Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Du mythe à la réalité : l'expérience du tourisme durable dans la communauté du Vale Encantado, Forêt de Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brésil Del mito a la relidad : la experiencia del turismo sostenible en la comunidad de Vale Encantado, Bosque de Tijuca, Río de Janeiro, Brasil

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    Otávio Alves Barros

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    reforestation et à la création du Parc national de Tijuca, en 1961. À présent et grâce au projet de tourisme durable, le Vale Encantado est devenu une référence en termes de cohabitation, d’intégration et de préservation de l’environnement local, et est reconnu comme « gardien de la forêt ».Considerado uno de los más grandes bosques urbanos del mundo y el tercero de Brasil, Floresta da Tijuca (Bosque de Tijuca, situado en la ciudad de Río de Janeiro, se enfrenta al gran desafío de convivir de forma harmónica y sostenible con las 46 favelas situadas en su entorno. Una de estas comunidades, Vale Encantado, cuyo proceso de ocupación data de mediados del siglo XVIII, vivió los diversos ciclos productivos que en él se desarrollaron, pasando por la extracción de madera, explotación agrícola, ganadera y de plantas ornamentales, y extracción de granito negro. Estos ciclos productivos, en mayor o en menor grado, impactaron negativamente en el bosque nativo. Sin embargo, de manera simultánea a este proceso, la comunidad de Vale Encantado fue testigo de la implementación de esfuerzos de reconstitución y protección de este fragmento de Bosque Atlántico, mediante la reforestación y la creación del Parque Nacional da Tijuca, en 1961. Hoy, a través del proyecto de turismo sostenible y gastronomía social, Vale Encantado se ha convertido en referencia del proceso de convivencia, integración y protección del medioambiente local, pasando a ser reconocido como “guardián del bosque”.Considerada uma das maiores florestas urbanas do mundo e a terceira do Brasil, a Floresta da Tijuca, situada na cidade do Rio de Janeiro, enfrenta o grande desafio de conviver de forma harmonica e sustentável com as 46 favelas situadas em seu entorno. Uma destas comunidades, o Vale Encantado, cujo processo de ocupação data de meados do século XVIII, vivenciou os diversos ciclos produtivos que nela se desenvolveram, passando pela extração de madeira, exploração agr

  16. El saber de la partera tradicional del valle del río Cimitarra: cuidando la vida Traditional midwifery knowledge in the Cimitarra River Valley. Taking Care of life O saber da parteira tradicional do vale do Rio Cimitarra: cuidando a vida

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    RUIZ DE CÁRDENAS CARMEN HELENA

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    Full Text Available Para la recolección y análisis de la información se utilizaron la Etnografía focalizada y la técnica de Spradley y la teoría de la diversidad y la universalidad de los cuidados culturales de Leininger se tomó como referente teórico. Su objetivo fue describir los cuidados que brindaban las parteras tradicionales a partir de creencias y prácticas en las mujeres durante el parto en la zona rural de la región del valle del río Cimitarra, Magdalena Medio. El estudio se desarrolló en el valle del río Cimitarra y la ciudad de Barrancabermeja. Participaron siete parteras tradicionales y se recolectaron los datos mediante entrevista etnográfica y observación participante entre los años 2007 y 2008. El tema central es “El saber de la partera tradicional del valle del río Cimitarra: cuidando la vida” y cinco dominios culturales: alistarse para la atención del mismo, identificar el momento del parto, ayudar a la mujer a parir, proteger al bebé después del nacimiento y proteger a la mujer después del nacimiento. Cuidar la vida se relaciona con la necesidad de “sobrevivir” a pesar de la guerra, la violencia y el abandono estatal. Las acciones de cuidado se fundan en creencias culturales, la cotidianidad del trabajo del campo, la tradición oral y la invocación divina en medio del complejo contexto ambiental, la incertidumbre del conocimiento y el miedo a problemas legales.Focalized ethnography and Spradley’s technique were used to collect and analyze information. Diversity and universality stated in Leninger’s study of culture were regarded as a theoretical reference. The objective was to describe care given by traditional midwives, using their traditional beliefs and practices, on women during delivery in the rural area of the Cimitarra river valley, Mid Magdalena river basin. It took place in the Cimitarra River and in the town Barrancabermeja, where seven traditional midwives participated. Data was collected using

  17. El saber de la partera tradicional del valle del río Cimitarra: cuidando la vida O saber da parteira tradicional do vale do Rio Cimitarra: cuidando a vida Traditional midwifery knowledge in the Cimitarra River Valley: Taking Care of life

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    CELMIRA LAZA VÁSQUEZ

    Full Text Available Para la recolección y análisis de la información se utilizaron la Etnografía focalizada y la técnica de Spradley y la teoría de la diversidad y la universalidad de los cuidados culturales de Leininger se tomó como referente teórico. Su objetivo fue describir los cuidados que brindaban las parteras tradicionales a partir de creencias y prácticas en las mujeres durante el parto en la zona rural de la región del valle del río Cimitarra, Magdalena Medio. El estudio se desarrolló en el valle del río Cimitarra y la ciudad de Barrancabermeja. Participaron siete parteras tradicionales y se recolectaron los datos mediante entrevista etnográfica y observación participante entre los años 2007 y 2008. El tema central es " El saber de la partera tradicional del valle del río Cimitarra: cuidando la vida" y cinco dominios culturales: alistarse para la atención del mismo, identificar el momento del parto, ayudar a la mujer a parir, proteger al bebé después del nacimiento y proteger a la mujer después del nacimiento. Cuidar la vida se relaciona con la necesidad de " sobrevivir" a pesar de la guerra, la violencia y el abandono estatal. Las acciones de cuidado se fundan en creencias culturales, la cotidianidad del trabajo del campo, la tradición oral y la invocación divina en medio del complejo contexto ambiental, la incertidumbre del conocmiento y el miedo a problemas legales.A compilação e a análise da informação estiveram baseadas no uso de etnografia focalizada e da técnica de Spradley. A teoria da diversidade e universalidade dos cuidados culturais de Leininger tomou-se como marco teórico. O objetivo do levantamento era descrever os cuidados providenciados por parteiras tradicionais, a partir das crenças e práticas, às mulheres durante opartona zona rural da região do vale do rio Cimitarra Magdalena Médio. O trabalho foi desenvolvido no vale do Rio Cimitarra e na cidade de Barrancabermeja. O estudo inclui a participação de

  18. Consumo alcoólico entre universitários(as da área da saúde da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande/RS: subsídios para enfermagem Consumo alcohólico entre universitarios(as del área de la salud de la Universidade Federal do Rio Grande/RS: subsidios para enfermería Alcohol consumption among university students in the health area of Federal University of Rio Grande/RS: subsidy to the nursing

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    Larissa Zepka Baumgarten

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    Full Text Available Objetivou-se conhecer os fatores associados e as consequências do uso de bebidas alcoólicas entre universitários da área de saúde da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande/RS. A amostra foi composta por 351 estudantes do primeiro e do penúltimo anos de cada curso. Aplicou-se um questionário sociodemográfico e o AUDIT na coleta de dados. Na análise utilizaram-se testes estatísticos. Verificou-se que 202 (57,5% estudantes bebiam habitualmente; desses, 196 (97,0% tinham familiares usuários(as de álcool. Segundo o AUDIT os estudantes foram classificados em baixo risco, 147 (41,8%, e de uso problemático, 49 (14,0%. Como consequências detectaram-se apagões, coma alcoólico e acidentes automobilísticos. Constatou-se que 171(48,7% estudantes não utilizaram preservativo nas últimas relações sexuais e 37 (10,5% tiveram três a dez parceiros (as nos últimos 12 meses. Evidenciou-se a necessidade de implementação de estratégias de cunho preventivo no âmbito universitário, para detectar precocemente o potencial para uso abusivo, bem como oportunidade de tratamento aos(às que fazem uso problemático do álcool.El objetivo fue conocer los factores asociados y las consecuencias del consumo de alcohol entre los estudiantes universitarios del área de la salud de la Universidade Federal do Rio Grande/RS. La muestra fue compuesta de la participación de 351 estudiantes del primer y penúltimo año de cada curso. Se ha aplicado un cuestionario socio-demográfico y el AUDIT en la recopilación de datos. En el análisis se utilizó pruebas estadísticas. Se ha encontrado que 202 (57,5% estudiantes por lo general bebían, de eses, 196 (97,0% tenían familiares usuarios(as de alcohol. Según el AUDIT, la clasificación de 147 (41,8% estudiantes fue de bajo riesgo y 49 (14,0% de consumo problemático. Como consecuencias, fueron detectados los apagones, el coma alcohólico y los accidentes de tráfico. Se ha comprobado que 171 (48,7% estudiantes no

  19. Juan de Dios Luque, Antonio Pamies & Francisco José Manjón (2000, Dicciona­rio del insulto. Barcelona: Ed. Península.

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    Wenceslao Carlos Lozano

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    Full Text Available Ya van siendo numerosos los trabajos que han publicado juntos estos tres lingüistas y profesores de la Universidad de Granada, sobre todo de carácter fraseológico, y tanto desde sus aspectos teóricos en libros y artículos, como en el orden práctico, con la edición impresa y en Cd rom de léxicos, glosarios y diccionarios. De esa colaboración salió en 1997 El arte del insulto (Ed. Península, una obra que, pese a parecer presentada en clave de humor, analiza en profundidad los mecanismos léxicos, retóricos y psicológicos del insulto, sobre la base de un corpus propio de varios miles de unidades en varias lenguas. El éxito de la empresa animó a los autores a complementar el trabajo teórico con un Diccionario que reúne más de cuatro mil entradas, con definiciones y, en casi todos los casos, etimologías y ejemplos de usos reales, extraídos tanto de la prensa como de textos literarios españoles de varios miles de unidades españolas de diversas épocas, donde abunda y se manifiesta briosamente el denuesto; pero también de la oralidad cotidiana, en la que, como es sabido, el español de a pie se prodiga sin recato en aquello de maldecir al prójimo y a su parentela. Por lo demás, se añaden interesantes explicaciones sobre los procedimientos tropológicos y numerosas variantes.

  20. Erodabilidad y erosión hídrica potencial en un sector de la cuenca del rio Otún - Colombia

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    Madero Morales Edgar Enrique

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    textura, aceptación de lluvia, efecto torsional, pérdida de suelo real y con pendiente del 9%, surcamiento tienen relación con las pérdidas de suelo en lo referente a Material Erodable y a Volumen de Flujo Superficial; no pretenden cuantificar las pérdidas actuales o potenciales de un lugar, pero pueden servir como estimativos de la variabilidad del factor K en función de la labranza, del contenido de grava superficial, del estado de humedad del suelo y del tiempo. Para predecir el avance de la erosión laminaren porciones de suelo desnudo, Bergsma (1989 propuso un sistema semicuantitativo, cuyo principio consiste en determinar la frecuencia de aparición de seis rasgos micro topográficos superficiales después de cada lluvia y a partir de la última labor de preparación: peds resistentes, superficies erodadas, superficies de flujo, presurcos y surcos, depresiones y vegetación o piedras; la extensión de cada rasgo no pasa de 25 cm. La densidad mínima de observaciones demostró el valor práctico de las pruebas de erodabilidad requiriéndose no más de tres repeticiones por unidad de manejo. Hubo mayor proporción de suelos (8 de 12 con baja erodabilidad. La evolución de los rasgos micro topográficos superficiales reveló que en maíz, frijol y pasto de corte aumentaron paulatinamente las superficies de flujo y los presurcos; la tendencia en cebolla fue similar pero con incremento relativo de los surcos. Los sistemas de cultivo de frijol y pasto de corte fueron los de menor riesgo de erosión hídrica dado que permitieron poca pérdida de suelo en los terrenos más inestables; los de maíz y cebolla permitieron el mayor avance de la erosión en los suelos más estables.

  1. “caracterización de bacterias metalofijadoras de mercurío, a través de la subunidad 16srna, mediante la técnica de pcr-dgge del rio gala (aguas abajo en el recinto San Rafael) en la parroquia tenguel”

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    Llivisaca, Susana Alexandra; Burgos, Felix Adolfo; Vargas, Jeffrey David

    2011-01-01

    El proyecto sobre el cual tratamos, se refiere el uso de la técnica molecular PCR-DGGE, para la caracterización de bacterias, y su potencial existencia en las aguas del río Gala de la parroquia Tenguel. La selección del sitio se basó al alto grado de contaminación con metales pesados en la que este se encuentra este rio. La probabilidad sobre la presencia de microorganismos con capacidad metalofijadora, es alta dada sus características biológicas y bioquímicas con las que cuenta esta bacteria...

  2. Treating residual water according to the demands of its ulterior use: case of Neuquen river, Patagonia, Argentina; Optimizacion de requisitos de tratamiento de aguas residuales basado en la calidad del agua de acuerdo con el uso del cuerpo receptor: caso rio Neuquen, Patagonia, Argentina

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    Polla, Gabriela Maria; Dufilho, Ana Cecilia; Horne, Federico [Universidad Nacional del Comahue (Argentina)

    2006-07-15

    A developed methodology allows making a regional pacification based on the river's water quality and their guide levels for different uses. To get this methodology it was used an optimization model that allows obtaining the best combination of town and industrial liquid treatments of the region, which can make cheaper their construction and maintenance costs. The established regional stages of economical development, were simulated with the QUAL2E model, from this model was obtained the restriction coefficients of the optimization model. More over, this model allowed to prognosticate the behavior of the principal water quality components (dissolved and biochemical demand of oxygen, nitrogen, phosphorus and others) for different proposed stages. This methodology was applied over a section of Neuquen River (Argentina) which receives urban, industrial and farming effluents of three cities Centenario (Plant 1), Cinco Saltos (Plant 2) and Parque Industrial (Plant 3). From results, it can be affirmed that under present situation, there is not contamination hazard. However, under future scenarios, advanced and secondary treatment is required to assure meeting the quality standards, particularly when river discharge approach it annual minimum. [Spanish] Se desarrollo una metodologia que permite hacer una planificacion regional basada en la calidad de agua del rio y sus niveles guias para distintos usos. Para ello se utilizo un modelo de optimizacion que permite obtener la mejor combinacion de tratamientos de liquidos municipales e industriales de la region que minimicen sus costos de construccion y mantenimiento. Los escenarios de desarrollo economico regional planteados se simularon con el modelo QUAL2E, de donde se obtuvieron los coeficientes de las restricciones del modelo de optimizacion. El modelo de simulacion permitio, ademas, pronosticar el comportamiento de los principales componentes de calidad del agua (oxigeno disuelto, demanda bioquimica de oxigeno

  3. Undergraduate students' motivations for the consumption of legal drugs Motivaciones del estudiante universitario para el consumo de drogas legales Motivação do estudante universitário para o consumo de drogas legais

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    Verónica Margarita Hernández Rodríguez

    2008-08-01

    Full Text Available This qualitative research aimed at identifying conceptions held by undergraduate students regarding the term motivation, and motives leading them to the consumption of legal drugs. Data were collected through a questionnaire with four open questions, applied to 15 students of a public university in the central region of Mexico. In order to perform the data analysis, answers were classified in two categories: a Undergraduate students' conceptions regarding the term motivation and b Undergraduate students' conceptions regarding the motives for consumption. Such analysis indicated that students identify two types of motivations: external and internal. The external motivation includes family, mass media and friends; whereas internal motivation includes personal characteristics, need of belonging, curiosity, pleasure and idleness.La presente investigación cualitativa buscó identificar las concepciones que tiene el estudiante universitario sobre el término de motivación y los motivos que les llevan al consumo de drogas legales. Se realizó la recolección de datos mediante la aplicación de un cuestionario de cuatro reactivos a quince estudiantes universitarios inscritos en una universidad pública de la región centro del México. El análisis de resultados se hizo a través de la categorización de respuestas en dos categorías: a Concepciones del estudiante sobre el término motivación b Concepciones de los estudiantes sobre los motivos para el consumo. Se obtuvo como resultados que los estudiantes identifican dos tipos de motivaciones, la externa y la interna. Las motivaciones externas incluyen la familia, los medios de comunicación y los amigos, mientras que la motivación interna incluye las características personales, necesidad de pertenencia, curiosidad, placer y ociosidad.A presente pesquisa qualitativa procurou identificar a concepção do estudante universitário sobre o termo motivação, e as razões que o levam ao consumo de

  4. Rio report

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    Saxe, D

    1992-08-01

    At the world-wide Earth Summit held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, two new legally binding documents were signed by over 140 countries: the Convention on Climate Change and the Convention on Biological Diversity. These conventions will come into force when ratified by 50 and 30 countries respectively. The objectives of these conventions, the steps to be taken toward their compliance, and their implications for Canada are discussed. Since climatic change could bring about adverse effects such as water shortages and loss of permafrost, Canada has committed itself to a quick start toward compliance with preparation of a detailed national inventory of greenhouse gas emissions. The biodiversity convention could make it harder to develop hydropower in Canada at the same time that the climate change convention makes hydropower more attractive. Other documents from the Earth Summit included declarations on forestry management, sustainable development, and future conventions on desertification and fishing. Notable features of the summit included a refocusing of the environmental agenda to the priorities of the poorer countries, a recognition that environmental issues are linked to poverty and economic development, and an attack on the consumption patterns of the richer countries.

  5. Rio report

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    Saxe, D.

    1992-01-01

    At the world-wide Earth Summit held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, two new legally binding documents were signed by over 140 countries: the Convention on Climate Change and the Convention on Biological Diversity. These conventions will come into force when ratified by 50 and 30 countries respectively. The objectives of these conventions, the steps to be taken toward their compliance, and their implications for Canada are discussed. Since climatic change could bring about adverse effects such as water shortages and loss of permafrost, Canada has committed itself to a quick start toward compliance with preparation of a detailed national inventory of greenhouse gas emissions. The biodiversity convention could make it harder to develop hydropower in Canada at the same time that the climate change convention makes hydropower more attractive. Other documents from the Earth Summit included declarations on forestry management, sustainable development, and future conventions on desertification and fishing. Notable features of the summit included a refocusing of the environmental agenda to the priorities of the poorer countries, a recognition that environmental issues are linked to poverty and economic development, and an attack on the consumption patterns of the richer countries

  6. Intraplate Earthquakes and Deformation within the East Antarctic Craton

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    Lough, A. C.; Wiens, D.; Nyblade, A.

    2017-12-01

    The apparent lack of tectonic seismicity within Antarctica has long been discussed. Explanations have ranged from a lack of intraplate stress due to the surrounding spreading ridges and low absolute plate velocity (Sykes, 1978), to the weight of ice sheets increasing the vertical normal stress (Johnston, 1987). The 26 station GAMSEIS/AGAP array deployed in East Antarctica from late 2008 to early 2010 provides the first opportunity to study the intraplate seismicity of the Antarctic interior using regional data. Here we report 27 intraplate tectonic earthquakes that occurred during 2009. Depth determination together with their corresponding uncertainty estimates, show that most events originate in the shallow to middle crust, indicating a tectonic and not a cryoseismic origin. The earthquakes are primarily located beneath linear alignments of basins adjacent to the Gamburtsev Subglacial Mountains (GSM) that have been denoted as the East Antarctic rift system (Ferraccioli et al, 2011). The geophysical properties of the `rift' system contrast sharply with those of the GSM and Vostok Subglacial Highlands on either side. Crustal thickness, seismic velocity, and gravity anomalies all indicate large lateral variation in lithospheric properties. We propose the events outline an ancient continental rift, a terrain boundary feature, or a combination of the two where rifting exploited pre-existing weakness. It is natural to draw parallels between East Antarctica and the St. Lawrence depression where rifting and a collisional suture focus intraplate earthquakes within a craton (Schulte and Mooney, 2005). We quantify the East Antarctic seismicity by developing a frequency-magnitude relation, constraining the lower magnitudes with the 2009 results and the larger magnitudes with 1982-2012 teleseismic seismicity. East Antarctica and the Canadian Shield show statistically indistinguishable b-values (near 1) and seismicity rates as expressed as the number of events with mb > 4 per

  7. Vivenciando a inexorabilidade do tempo e as suas mudanças com perdas e possibilidades: a mulher na fase do climatério Vivenciando la inexorabilidad del tiempo y sus cambios con pérdidas y posibilidades: la mujer en la fase del climaterio Living the inexorability of time and its changes with losses and possibilities: the woman in climacterium

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    Josefa Vieira de Lima

    2001-12-01

    Full Text Available Este estudo versa sobre a experiência da mulher na fase do climatério. O Interacionismo Simbólico e a Teoria Fundamentada nos Dados foram as abordagens teóricas e metodológicas que nortearam o estudo tendo em vista os seguintes objetivos: compreender como a experiência do climatério é definida pela mulher; quais os processos psicossociais de interação vividos pela mulher e desenvolver um modelo teórico representativo da vivência da mulher na fase do climatério. As estratégias utilizadas para a obtenção dos dados foram a observação e a entrevista. Tomamos como sujeito da investigação a mulher na faixa etária de 45 a 60 anos, perfazendo um total de 30 mulheres. Através deste estudo foi possível descobrir que a experiência do climatério pode ser constituída por dois fenômenos: REJEITANDO AS MUDANÇAS, no qual o climatério é caracterizado pela mulher como um momento de perda e BUSCANDO SUPERAR AS MUDANÇAS, que representa um momento na construção de novos conceitos, com possibilidades de renovação. A partir desses fenômenos identificamos a categoria central: VIVENCIANDO A INEXORABILIDADE DO TEMPO E SUAS MUDANÇAS COM PERDAS E POSSIBILIDADES, que é fundamental para o modelo teórico representativo da experiência da mulher na fase do climatério.Este estudio trata de la experiencia de la mujer en el período del climaterio. El Interaccionismo Simbólico y la Teoria Fundamentada en los Datos fueron los abordajes teórico y metodológico que nortearon el estudio teniendo en cuenta el alcance de los siguientes objetivos: comprender como la experiencia del climaterio es definida por la mujer; cuales son los procesos psicosociales de interacción vividos por la mujer y desenvolver un modelo teórico representativo dela vivencia de la mujer en la fase del climaterio. Las estrategias utilizadas para la obtención de los datos fueron la observación y la entrevista. Tomé como sujetos de la investigación la mujer en la

  8. Ações de cuidado desempenhadas pelo pai no puerpério Acciones del cuidados desempeñados por el papá durante el puerperio Actions in care carried out by the father in the puerperism

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    Eteniger Marcela Fernandes de Oliveira

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    Full Text Available Pesquisa exploratória-descritiva, qualitativa, desenvolvida com 15 pais, de janeiro a abril de 2006, em Natal/RN. Teve por objetivo analisar as ações desenvolvidas pelo homem durante o puerpério de sua companheira. A coleta efetuou-se por entrevista semiestruturada, sendo os dados tratados por meio da técnica de análise de conteúdo e analisados à luz dos princípios do Interacionismo Simbólico. Os resultados apresentam uma temática central - ações de cuidado em ambiente doméstico - e duas categorias: cuidando da companheira e da criança; e provendo o sustento da família. Conclui-se que os depoentes interagem e participam do puerpério oferecendo conselhos que remetem à prevenção, como o estímulo à deambulação; desenvolvem atitudes de dedicação e preocupação com a saúde do filho; consideram que a licença-paternidade não atende às suas necessidades; reconhecem que a companheira e o recém-nascido requerem mais dedicação e que desempenham papel de provedor no intuito de garantir o sustento familiar.Investigación exploratoria y descriptiva, cualitativa, desarrollada con 15 padres de familia, en Natal/RN. La pesquisa analizó las acciones desarrolladas por el papá durante el puerperio de su compañera. Los datos fueron recolectados por medio de la entrevista semiestructurada, organizados por la técnica de análisis de contenido y analizados bajo los principios del Interaccionismo Simbólico. Los resultados mostraron que existe un tema central las acciones de atención yl cuidado en el ambiente doméstico - y dos categorías cuidar de la pareja y del niño, sin dejar de lado el sustento de la familia. Se concluyó que estos padres conviven durante el puerperio ofreciendo consejos que remiten a la prevención, como estimular a la mujer a hacer caminadas; desarrollan actitudes de dedicación y preocupación con la salud del hijo; consideran que el permiso de trabajo por paternidad no contempla sus necesidades

  9. The use of portfolio in learning English for Professional Purposes. An experience applied with students of Forestry at the University of Pinar del Rio

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    Iselys González López

    2011-12-01

    Full Text Available Pinar del Río, the Cuba ́s westernmost province well-known as the land of a gorgeous and charming nature and named as the Cuba’s Garden, declared by UNESCO, which possesses the largest forestry heritage of the country, scenic beauties which has traditionally inspired many painters from generation to generation. So, it ́s considered the cradle of the wider landscape painting movement of the country, a reality traced by its environment, by the tree as a symbol of life, time and culture, which hasn ́t been taken into account when managing the learning process to forestry students centered in the communicative specialized task. This article reveals the consideration of landscape paintings as English lessons content as a way and a need to make vivid the fact that wor ds do not symbolize what it is important leading to deep understanding, and to educate in the conservation of the environmental legacy to future generations from an artistic perspective.

  10. DOTS in primary care units in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Southeastern Brazil Implementación y resultados del DOTS en unidades básicas de salud en la ciudad de Rio de Janeiro, Sureste de Brasil Implementação e resultados do DOTS em unidades básicas de saúde na cidade do Rio de Janeiro

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    Vanja Ferreira

    2011-02-01

    Full Text Available OBJECTIVE: To describe the implantation and the effects of directly-observed treatment short course (DOTS in primary health care units. METHODS: Interviews were held with the staff of nine municipal health care units (MHU that provided DOTS in Rio de Janeiro City, Southeastern Brazil, in 2004-2005. A dataset with records of all tuberculosis treatments beginning in 2004 in all municipal health care units was collected. Bivariate analyses and a multinomial model were applied to identify associations between treatment outcomes and demographic and treatment process variables, including being in DOTS or self-administered therapy (SAT. RESULTS: From 4,598 tuberculosis cases treated in public health units administrated by the municipality, 1,118 (24.3% were with DOTS and 3,480 (75.7% with SAT. The odds of DOTS were higher among patients with age under 50 years, tuberculosis relapse and prior history of default or treatment failure. The odds of death were 52.0% higher among patients on DOTS as compared to SAT. DOTS modality including community health workers (CHWs showed the highest treatment success rate. A reduction of 21.0% was observed in the odds of default (vs. cure among patients on DOTS as compared to patients on SAT, and a reduction of 64.0% among patients on DOTS with CHWs as compared to those without CHWs. CONCLUSIONS: Patients with a "low compliance profile" were more likely to be included in DOTS. This strategy improves the quality of care provided to tuberculosis patients, although the proposed goals were not achieved.OBJETIVO: Describir la implantación y los efectos del directly-observed treatment short course (DOTS en centros municipales de salud. MÉTODOS: Se realizaron entrevistas con profesionales de los nueve centros municipales de salud que ofrecían DOTS en Rio de Janeiro, Sureste de Brasil, en 2004-2005. Los datos de todos los centros municipales de salud de la ciudad sobre los tratamientos de tuberculosis iniciados en 2004

  11. Las Andesitas Estrechura del Complejo Volcánico Piroclástico del Río Chubut Medio (Paleoceno-Eoceno Medio) The Estrechura Andesites from the Middle Rio Chubut Volcanic-Pyroclastic Complex (Paleocene-Middle Eocene)

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    Las Andesitas Estrechura muestran una tendencia evolutiva basalto-traquita del tipo toleítico transicional. En esta secuencia la inmisciblidad líquida está presente desde los basaltos hasta las traquitas. Esto permite establecer que: los basaltos y traquibasaltos representan el magma que se está fraccionando; las traquiandesitas son la mezcla de magma basáltico enriquecido con líquido inmiscible y las traquitas son el líquido inmiscible alojado en el techo de la cámara magmática. Aunque estos...

  12. Fundamentos teóricos del proceso de formación de habilidades investigativas en estudiantes de la carrera de Medicina A strategy to develop research skills in medical students. Medical University, Pinar del Rio

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    Guillermo Luís Herrera Miranda

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    Full Text Available El presente artículo tiene como objetivo presentar una fundamentación teórica del proceso de formación de habilidades investigativas en estudiantes de medicina. Para ello, se realizó la búsqueda bibliográfica referente al tema, y se revisaron documentos que rigen este proceso, que incluyeron el plan de estudio de la carrera de Medicina, el modelo de profesional, la carpeta metodológica y la estrategia curricular metodología de la investigación en la carrera de Medicina. El proceso de formación de habilidades se hace a través de los procesos cons- cientes que desde la planificación, tributen el acercamiento del hombre del futuro a la realidad social y de su entorno y al desarrollo integral de la personalidad, determinado fundamentalmente por la experiencia socio-histórica, donde la actividad y el lugar que dentro de esta ocupa la acción, constituye el componente fundamental de la habilidad o habilidades. Durante el proceso de formación de habilidades, el profesor debe dominar inevitablemente la estructura funcional de la habilidad, como modelo metodológico que permite desplegar la habilidad en sus operaciones y relacionarlas con cada uno de los componentes del proceso docente educativo.This article is aimed at presenting a theoretical basis for the development of research skills in medical students. A search of literature related to the topic was carried out along with the documentaries that control this process, which included the syllabus of Medical Studies, professional model, methodological file and methodological curricular strategy of research skills in Medical Studies. The process of developing research skills is conducted by means of conscious processes starting from its planning towards the man of future and approaching to the social reality, environment and comprehensive development of personality, mainly determined by the socio-historical experience, where the activity and place inside the action constitute the main

  13. Extensive crustal melting during craton destruction: Evidence from the Mesozoic magmatic suite of Junan, eastern North China Craton

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    Yang, Fan; Santosh, M.; Tang, Li

    2018-05-01

    The cratonic destruction associated with the Pacific plate subduction beneath the eastern North China Craton (NCC) shows a close relationship with the widespread magmatism during the Late Mesozoic. Here we investigate a suite of intrusive and extrusive magmatic rocks from the Junan region of the eastern NCC in order to evaluate the role of extensive crustal melting related to decratonization. We present petrological, geochemical, zircon U-Pb geochronological and Lu-Hf isotopic data to evaluate the petrogenesis, timing and tectonic significance of the Early Cretaceous magmatism. Zircon grains in the basalt from the extrusive suite of Junan show multiple populations with Neoproterozoic and Early Paleozoic xenocrystic grains ranging in age from 764 Ma to 495 Ma as well as Jurassic grains with an age range of 189-165 Ma. The dominant population of magmatic zircon grains in the syenite defines three major age peaks of 772 Ma, 132 Ma and 126 Ma. Zircons in the granitoids including alkali syenite, monzonite and granodiorite yield a tightly restricted age range of 124-130 Ma representing their emplacement ages. The Neoproterozoic (841-547 Ma) zircon grains from the basalt and the syenite possess εHf(t) values of -22.9 to -8.4 and from -18.8 to -17.3, respectively. The Early Paleozoic (523-494 Ma) zircons from the basalt and the syenite also show markedly negative εHf(t) values of -22.7 to -18.0. The dominant population of Early Cretaceous (134-121 Ma) zircon grains presented in all the samples also displays negative εHf(t) values range from -31.7 to -21.1, with TDM of 1653-2017 Ma and TDMC in the range of 2193-3187 Ma. Accordingly, the Lu-Hf data suggest that the parent magma was sourced through melting of Mesoarchean to Paleoproterozoic basement rocks. Geochemical data on the Junan magmatic suite display features similar to those associated with the arc magmatic rocks involving subduction-related components, with interaction of fluids and melts in the suprasubduction

  14. MICROECONOMÍA DE LA PRODUCCIÓN DE GANADO VACUNO DE CARNE EN EL VALLE MEDIO DEL RIO SINÚ (MONTERÍA - COLOMBIA: UN ESTUDIO DE CASO

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    Full Text Available Este artículo tiene como objetivo contrastar empíricamente aspectos de la teoría microeconómica de la producción aplicada a una unidad empresarial de ganado vacuno cebado en pie en Montería (Colombia para los años 2005-2013. Para tal fin se describe la técnica de producción utilizada, se evalúan los resultados técnicos y económicos, se modela la función de costo total, y se construye una función de oferta–precio mediante técnicas econométricas. Los resultados aportan evidencia empírica adicional acerca de que el uso de técnicas intensivas en alimentación con pasturas natura - les mejoradas, suplementos y cuidado de la salud animal, permiten obtener resultados de produc - ción y productividad física que se traducen en excedentes económicos positivos. La función de costo total mantiene una relación positiva con el nivel de producto y el precio de los insumos. El costo marginal es creciente y se intersecta con la función de costo medio mínimo en un nivel de produc - ción de 33.529 kilogramos, correspondiente a un costo mínimo de $1.410 por kilogramo. Consis - tente con la función de costo marginal creciente, la función de oferta–precio tiene pendiente positiva para señalar que los productores responden positivamente a los incentivos de precio del mercado.

  15. Violência do cotidiano e no trabalho de enfermagem: apreensões e expectativas de alunos de um curso de graduação em Enfermagem do Rio de Janeiro Violencia del cotidiano y en el trabajo de enfermería: aprehensiones y expectativas de los estudiantes de un curso de pregrado en enfermería del Rio de Janeiro Violence of the everyday and in the nursing work: apprehensions and expectations of the students from a course of graduation in nursing of Rio de Janeiro

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    Full Text Available Pesquisa de abordagem quantitativa, teve por objetivos: identificar as expectativas dos alunos de enfermagem sobre a violência do cotidiano; descrever as apreensões dos alunos de enfermagem sobre a violência no trabalho de enfermagem. A partir da aprovação pelo Comitê de Ética em Pesquisa da Escola de Enfermagem Anna Nery da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (EEAN/UFRJ, a pesquisa foi realizada com a participação de 52 alunos do 3º período letivo do Curso de Graduação em Enfermagem e Obstetrícia da EEAN/UFRJ. Para a coleta de dados utilizou-se um questionário com 14 perguntas abertas sobre as expectativas profissionais em relação ao significado da violência; à violência no cotidiano do aluno de enfermagem; e à violência no trabalho de enfermagem. Nos resultados, 62,9% dos alunos tinham como significação da violência, a agressão física; 57,7% afirmaram que a enfermagem é uma profissão de alto risco; e as cinco expressões escolhidas pelos alunos que melhor retratam a violência no trabalho da enfermeira foram: a falta de condições de trabalho, o cliente agressivo, trabalho em locais perigosos, baixos salários e abuso sexual.Inverstigación de enfoque cuantitativo, tuvo por objetivos: identificar las expectativas de los alumnos de enfermería sobre la violencia del cotidiano; y describir las aprehensiones de ellos acerca de la violencia en el trabajo de enfermería. A partir de la aprobación por el Comité de Ética en Pesquisa de la Escuela de Enfermería Anna Nery / HESFA / Universidad Federal de Rio de Janeiro (EEAN/UFRJ Brasil, la investigación fue realizada con 52 alumnos del 3º período lectiva del Curso de Pregado en Enfermería y Obstetricia de la EEAN/UFRJ. Para la recolección de datos, fué utilizado un cuestionario con 14 preguntas abiertas respecto a las expectativas profesionales en relación al significado de la violencia; a la violencia en el cotidiano del alumno de enfermería; y a la

  16. Epidemiología de la difilobotriasis en la cuenca del río Valdivia, Chile Epidemiologia de difílobotriase na bacia do rio Valdivia, Chile Epidemiology of diphyllobothriasis in the Valdivia River basin, Chile

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    Patricio Torres

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    Full Text Available Entre los meses de marzo y octubre de 1987 fueron examinados 1295 personas de seis distritos ribereños de la cuenca del río Valdivia, determinándose un 1,2% de prevalencia de infección por Diphyllobothrium en los distritos de Riñihue y Las Huellas. Además, se comprobó un 5,3% y un 9,8% de prevalencia en perros de los distritos de Riñihue y Malihue, respectivamente, pero no se observó infección en gatos y cerdos. Los parásitos recuperados después del tratamiento fueron identificados como Diphyllobothrium latum. La infección humana por D. latum en los distritos afectados se favorece por el consumo de peces ahumados o sometidos a cocción insuficiente. La investigación de 1450 peces (4 especies introducidas y 11 autóctonas capturados entre 1986-1987 en la cuenca del río Valdivia, demostró la existencia de plerocercoides de D. latum y/o Diphyllobothrium dendriticum en Salmo gairdneri y Salmo trutta, entre los peces introducidos, y en algunas especies autóctonas. La prevalencia e intensidad media en las infecciones de los peces así como el grado de agregación de las infrapoblaciones varía en los distintos sectores. Algunas especies de peces actuarían como huésped intermediario y otras como huéspedes paraténicos de Diphyllobothrium spp. en la cuenca del río Valdivia. Como medidas de control para la difilobotriasis en los distritos afectados se propone un mejoramiento de las condiciones de saneamiento básico, educación sanitaria y tratamiento de las personas infectadas.Foram examinadas 1.295 pessoas de seis localidades situadas às margens da bacia do rio Valdivia (Chile, encontrando-se uma prevalência de infecção por Diphyllobothrium igual a 1,2% em Riñihue e Las Huellas. Em cães a prevalência foi de 5,3% e e 9,8% em Riñihue e Malihue, respectivamente, não tendo sido observada infecção em gatos nem porcos. Os parasitas obtidos após tratamento foram identificados como Diphyllobothrium latum. A infecção humana

  17. Do mito à realidade : a esperiência de turismo sustentável na communidade Do Vale Encatando, Floresta de Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil From Myth to Reality: The Experience of Sustainable in The Vale Encantado Community in Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Du mythe à la réalité : l'expérience du tourisme durable dans la communauté du Vale Encantado, Forêt de Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brésil Del mito a la relidad : la experiencia del turismo sostenible en la comunidad de Vale Encantado, Bosque de Tijuca, Río de Janeiro, Brasil

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    Otávio Alves Barros

    2011-11-01

    reforestation et à la création du Parc national de Tijuca, en 1961. À présent et grâce au projet de tourisme durable, le Vale Encantado est devenu une référence en termes de cohabitation, d’intégration et de préservation de l’environnement local, et est reconnu comme « gardien de la forêt ».Considerado uno de los más grandes bosques urbanos del mundo y el tercero de Brasil, Floresta da Tijuca (Bosque de Tijuca, situado en la ciudad de Río de Janeiro, se enfrenta al gran desafío de convivir de forma harmónica y sostenible con las 46 favelas situadas en su entorno. Una de estas comunidades, Vale Encantado, cuyo proceso de ocupación data de mediados del siglo XVIII, vivió los diversos ciclos productivos que en él se desarrollaron, pasando por la extracción de madera, explotación agrícola, ganadera y de plantas ornamentales, y extracción de granito negro. Estos ciclos productivos, en mayor o en menor grado, impactaron negativamente en el bosque nativo. Sin embargo, de manera simultánea a este proceso, la comunidad de Vale Encantado fue testigo de la implementación de esfuerzos de reconstitución y protección de este fragmento de Bosque Atlántico, mediante la reforestación y la creación del Parque Nacional da Tijuca, en 1961. Hoy, a través del proyecto de turismo sostenible y gastronomía social, Vale Encantado se ha convertido en referencia del proceso de convivencia, integración y protección del medioambiente local, pasando a ser reconocido como “guardián del bosque”.Considerada uma das maiores florestas urbanas do mundo e a terceira do Brasil, a Floresta da Tijuca, situada na cidade do Rio de Janeiro, enfrenta o grande desafio de conviver de forma harmonica e sustentável com as 46 favelas situadas em seu entorno. Uma destas comunidades, o Vale Encantado, cujo processo de ocupação data de meados do século XVIII, vivenciou os diversos ciclos produtivos que nela se desenvolveram, passando pela extração de madeira, exploração agr

  18. Violencia intrafamiliar y adolescencia. Policlínico Universitario "Hermanos Cruz". Pinar del Río. 2008 Intrafamilial violence and adolescence. "Hermanos Cruz" University Outpatient Clinic. Pinar del Rio. 2008

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    Full Text Available Se realizó un estudio observacional, descriptivo y transversal para identificar las características de la violencia intrafamiliar en los adolescentes del Policlínico Universitario "Hermanos Cruz"; se les aplicó una encuesta acorde a los objetivos planteados a 300 adolescentes, de ambos sexos, y a sus familias el test de percepción del funcionamiento familiar percepción del funcionamiento familiar. Se comparó el subgrupo en el que había violencia con el que no la reportó, expresando los resultados en números absolutos y porcientos. Se encontró una significación estadística, para determinar el resultado se utilizó el estadígrafo Ji cuadrado, para un valor de significación estadística de á - 0, 05. Se encontró que la mayoría de los adolescentes reconocen la existencia de violencia en su medio hogareño, sin diferencia por sexo, siendo las formas de violencia emocional y física las que se encuentran presentes en casi la totalidad de la familia de los adolescentes, en los cuales la violencia intrafamiliar se encuentra en relación directa con la presencia de ambos padres en el hogar, estando presente en los todos los grupos sin tener repercusión la escolaridad de los padres. Por otra parte, la violencia intrafamiliar se halló vinculada a una mayor tenencia y uso de medios de comunicación masiva en los hogares y a la ingestión desmedida de bebidas alcohólicas por los adultos que conviven con los adolescentes. Se demostró una relación directa entre violencia y las familias con alguna disfunción del funcionamiento pues se reporta más violencia en estos hogares con respecto a los clasificados como funcionales.An observational, descriptive and cross-sectional study was conducted aimed at identifying the characteristics of intrafamilial violence in adolescents at "Hermanos Cruz" University Outpatient Clinic, where a survey to 300 adolescents of both sexes in relation to the objectives was applied and a test about the familial

  19. Adoção de Alianças Estratégicas por Empresas dos Pólos Calçadistas do Vale do Rio dos Sinos-RS e de Franca-SP: um estudo exploratórioAdoption of Strategic Alliances by Shoes Industries of the Vale do Rio dos Sinos-RS and Franca-SP clusters: an exploratory studyAdopción de Alianzas Estratégicas por Empresas de los Polos Calzadistas del Vale do Rio dos Sinos-RS y de Franca-SP: un estudio exploratorio

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    2008-03-01

    descriptive research had the participation of 54 companies, being 33 from Vale do Rio dos Sinos and 21 from Franca, which answered a questionnaire with closed questions. The analysis of the data was given through descriptive statistics. Main conclusions, follow as: (1 the majority of the companies have joint activities; (2 the companies are nearer to alliances that do business than to the strategic ones; (3 alliances with competitors are inexpressive - suppliers and customers predominate; (4 the control of alliances result is insufficient; (5 trust and adequate partner are determinative factors.RESUMENLa nueva configuración ambiental de las empresas, resultado de la relativa apertura de mercado provocada por la globalización, se ha convertido en más un reto para garantizar la continuidad de los negocios. Estrategias competitivas han sido llevadas a cabo con el objetivo de superar ese desafío y, entre ellas, las alianzas estratégicas se han revelado una opción viable. En este contexto, este artículo tiene como meta investigar el grado de utilización de alianzas estratégicas por medias y grandes empresas que componen los polos calzadistas del Vale do Rio dos Sinos (RS y de Franca (SP. La pesquisa, clasificada como exploratoria y descriptiva, tuvo la participación de 54 empresas, siendo 33 del Vale do Rio dos Sinos y 21 de Franca, las cuales contestaron un cuestionario elaborado con preguntas en su mayoría cerradas. El análisis de los datos se realizó a través de la estadística descriptiva, aplicándose la frecuencia porcentual relativa, identificándose la representativa de las respuestas obtenidas frente al conjunto. Principales conclusiones: la mayoría de las empresas tiene actividades conjuntas; las empresas están más cerca de las alianzas de transacción que de las estrategias; las alianzas con los concurrentes son inexpresivas – predominan proveedores y clientes; el control de los resultados de las alianzas es insuficiente; confianza y aliado adecuado

  20. Surface Curvature in Island Groups and Discontinuous Cratonic Structures

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    2002-05-01

    The Canadian Archipelago includes eight major islands and a host of smaller ones. They are separated by water bodies, of varying widths attributable to glacial activity and ocean currents. Land form varies from relatively rugged mountains (~2000 m) in eastern, glacial, islands, to low lying western, similar to the continental topography adjacent. The Arctic region is thought to have been low average elevation before the Pleistocene. To a picture puzzler, it all looks like it fit together. Experimentally cutting apart the islands from large scale maps shows that the rough edges match fairly well. However, when those independent pieces are sutured together, without restraint, as in free air, the fit is far better. Far more importantly, they consistently form a noticeably concave surface. This tendency is not at all apparent in flat surface or computer screen manipulation; the pieces need to be "hand joined" or on a molded surface to allow the assembly to freely form as it will. Fitting together the coastlines above 60 \\deg north, from 120 \\deg west to 45 \\deg east, and comparing the resulting contracted area to the original, obtains an 8 percent area reduction. The curvature "humps" a trial planar section of 15 cms by 1.6 cm, a substantial difference in the radius of curvature. If you rashly suggest applying that formula globally, the resulting sphere would have a surface area of 4.7 x108,(down from 5 x108), and therefore radius of 6117 km, down from 6400, which is a rather preposterous conclusion. As nobody would believe it, I tested the idea elsewhere. The Huronian succession of six named cratons is adjacent on the south. I cut this map apart, too, and fit it together, once again getting a curvature, this time more pronounced. I am trying it with the Indonesian Archipelago, although this area has volcanic complications, and with Precambrian Basins in western Australia and Nimibia, Africa. Indications are - an essentially similar pattern of fit, but non uniform

  1. Data science implications in diamond formation and craton evolution

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    Pan, F.; Huang, F.; Fox, P. A.

    2017-12-01

    Diamonds are so-called "messengers" from the deep Earth. Fluid and mineral inclusions in diamonds could reflect the compositions of fluids/melts and wall-rocks in which diamond formed. Recently many diamond samples are examined to study the water content in the mantle transition zone1, the mechanism of diamond formation2 and the mantle evolution history3. However, most of the studies can only explain local activities. Therefore, an overall project of data grouping, comparison and correlation is needed, but limited progress has been made due to a lack of benchmark datasets on diamond formation and effective computing algorithms. In this study, we start by proposing the very first complete and easily-accessible dataset on mineral and fluid inclusions in diamonds. We rescue, collect and organize the data available from papers, journals and other publications resources ([2-4] and more), and then apply several state-of-the-art machine learning methods to tackle this earth science problem by clustering diamond formation process into distinct groups primarily based on the compositions, the formation temperature and pressure, the age and so on. Our ongoing work includes further data exploration and training existing models. Our preliminary results show that diamonds formed from older cratons usually have higher formation temperature. Also peridotitic diamonds take a much larger population than the ecologitic ones. More details are being discovered when we finish constructing the database and training our model. We expect the result to demonstrate the advantages of using machine learning and data science in earth science research problems. Our methodology for knowledge discovery are very general and can be broadly applied to other earth science research problems under the same framework.[1] Pearson et al, Nature (2014); [2] Tomlinson et al, EPSL (2006); [3] Weiss et al, Nature (2016); [4] Stachel and Harris, Ore Geology Reviews (2008); Weiss et al, EPSL (2013)

  2. Perfil dos usuários de serviços de Saúde Mental do município de Lorena - São Paulo Perfil de los usuarios de servicios de Salud Mental del municipio de Lorena - Sao Paulo Profile of users of mental health services in the city of Lorena - São Paulo

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    Maria Odete Pereira

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    Full Text Available OBJETIVOS: Identificar o perfil dos usuários do Ambulatório de Saúde Mental e do Centro de Atenção Psicossocial de Lorena - São Paulo. MÉTODOS: Estudo exploratório descritivo com dados coletados em 5.830 prontuários dos usuários desses dois serviços de Saúde Mental. RESULTADOS:Foram analisados 5.490 prontuários no Ambulatório e 340 no Centro de Atenção Psicossocial. No Ambulatório 68% dos usuários eram mulheres e no Centro de Atenção Psicossocial, 61% eram homens. Os diagnósticos que prevaleceram no Ambulatório foram: transtornos neuróticos, relacionados ao estresse e os somatoformes, e no Centro de Atenção Psicossocial, foram os transtornos decorrentes do uso de substâncias psicoativas. O grupo de medicamentos mais prescritos no Ambulatório foi o de antidepressivos, e no Centro de Atenção Psicossocial, os antipsicóticos. CONCLUSÃO: Verificou-se que os serviços de Saúde Mental atuam de forma desarticulada com a Atenção Básica de Saúde e faz-se necessário implantar o apoio matricial nesse município.OBJETIVOS: Identificar el perfil de los usuarios del Consultorio Externo de Salud Mental y del Centro de Atención Psicosocial de Lorena - Sao Paulo. MÉTODOS: Estudio exploratorio descriptivo cuyos datos fueron recolecatos en 5.830 historias clínicas de los usuarios de esos dos servicios de Salud Mental. RESULTADOS: Se analizaron 5.490 historias clínicas em el Consultorio Externo y 340 en el Centro de Atención Psicosocial. En el Consultorio externo el 68% de los usuarios eran mujeres y en el Centro de Atención Psicosocial, el 61% eran hombres. Los diagnósticos que prevalecieron en el Consultorio Externo fueron: trastornos neuróticos, relacionados al estrés y los somatoformes, y en el centro de Atención Psicosocial, fueron los trastornos generados por el uso de sustancias psicoactivas. El grupo de medicamentos más prescritos en el Consultorio Externo fue el de los antidepresivos, y en el Centro de Atenci

  3. Plume-induced dynamic instabilities near cratonic blocks: Implications for P-T-t paths and metallogeny

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    Guillou-Frottier, L.; Burov, E.; Cloetingh, S.; Le Goff, E.; Deschamps, Y.; Huet, B.; Bouchot, V.

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    Plume head - lithosphere interactions around cratonic blocks result in thermo-mechanical disturbances that lead to heating and burial phases of crustal rocks. We present results from numerical models of plume head - cratonic blocks interactions where a free upper surface condition and realistic

  4. The geotectonic evolution of southern part of Sao Francisco Craton, based in geochronologic interpretation

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    Teixeira, W.

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    Interpretation of available radiometric data from poly metamorphic terranes of southern part of the Sao Francisco Craton demonstrates the importance of geochronology as a tool in the study of ancient crustal evolution. In addition, radiometric study of basic intrusive magmatism helps define the most important epochs of crustal rifting during the Proterozoic. The definition of the southern border of the cratonic area based on distinctive age patterns of the geochronological provinces is also discussed. Finally, the geochronologic evolution of the Bambui platform cover is presented. Approximately 250 radiometric age determinations (Rb-Sr, K-Ar and Pb-Pb methods) were interpreted principally through the use of iso chronic diagrams. The geologic history tectonomagnetic events identified in this study is compared to the crustal evolution of similar segments of the Sao Francisco Craton and elsewhere. (author)

  5. Compositional trends among Kaapvaal Craton garnet peridotite xenoliths and their effects on seismic velocity and density

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    Schutt, Derek; Lesher, Charles

    2010-01-01

    garnet and clinopyroxene enrichment. Using the parameterization of Schutt and Lesher (2006) we show that at cratonic mantle temperatures and pressures, orthopyroxene enrichment results in little change in bulk density (ρbulk) and shear-wave velocity (VS), but decreases compressional wave velocities (VP......We examine the modes and compositions of garnet-bearing peridotite xenoliths from the Kaapvaal Craton to quantify factors governing density and seismic velocity variations within metasomatically altered cratonic mantle. Three distinct compositional trends are resolved by principal component...... analysis. The first reflects differences in residue composition resulting from partial melting. The second is associated with orthopyroxene (opx) enrichment, possibly due to silica addition by subduction zone fluids in the source region of the xenoliths. The third principal component reflects garnet...

  6. Strategy of administration of the environmental education to mitigate the inadequate handling of residuals in the community Raúl Maqueira in Consolación del Sur, Pinar del Rio province, Cuba

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    Alba Marina Lezcano Gil

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    Full Text Available The concern for the environment has been present in the humanity for all the generations and the current environmental problems constitute one of the biggest political, economic and social concerns, depending its solution of the own human existence. It was presented in the community Raúl Maqueira of the municipality Consolación del Sur an unfavorable environmental situation regarding to the handling of residuals, to those which, according to the preliminary diagnosis that was carried out, it was not given the appropriate treatment, for the lack of knowledge, convocation and cohesion among the factors. Under this context a process of administration of the environmental education was promoted in the community that propitiated the cognitive development on the handling of residuals, the integration of the different efforts in the attainment of the strategic objectives and to elevate the protagonism of the social actors by means of the participative practices. In the diagnosis of the current state of the selected community the necessity of elaborating a Strategy of administration of the environmental education was evidenced to mitigate the inadequate handling of residuals in the community and its application, raise levels of communication, commitment, participation and integration of its members as a contribution to local development. This research is validated by the experience in the framework of the community; the process ensured the solution of the problem through transformative results.

  7. Temporal-space of charges in land use in the Segura River Basin; Analisis espacio-temporal de los cambios de usos del suelo en la Cuenca del Rio Segura

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    Alonso Sarria, F; Gomariz Castillo, F; Canovas Garcia, F; Moreno Brotons, J

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    Land use change is a dynamic process that affects heavily to different environmental processes. in this work, a GIS application is designed to analyse land use changes from Landsat imagery since 1976 to 2007, a period with important socioeconomic and land use changes in River Segura basin. This work describes the methodology used to obtain a yearly series of land cover maps of the Demarcation hidrografica del Segura (River Segura basin in South East Spain). In order to analyze this great amount of information for a large (more than 18,000 km{sup 2}) and heterogeneous area, a unified methodology has been developed. It has been used oa supervised classification improved by a previous not supervised classification using both spectral (4 or 6 Landsat solar spectrum bands depending on the sensor available, MSS or TM, ETM) and two textural variables. The las ones were obtained estimating the semi variogram function from the albedo and NDVI layers. having used two images from different seasons, the total number of variables included in the classification is 12 or 16 depending on the year. (Author) 7 refs.

  8. Assistência pré-natal da casa de parto do Rio de Janeiro: a visão de suas usuárias Atención prenatal de la casa del parto de Río de Janeiro: la visión de sus usuarios Prenatal care of the birth center of Rio de Janeiro: the vision of its users

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    Sabrina Lins Seibert

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    Full Text Available Trata-se de uma pesquisa quantitativa que teve como objetivo analisar a assistência pré-natal oferecida pela Casa de Parto David Capistrano Filho (RJ sob a ótica de suas usuárias e baseou-se no conceito de Humanização do Parto e Nascimento. Para tanto, foram convidadas a responder o questionário todas as puérperas que tiveram seus partos entre os meses de maio e setembro de 2005. Os resultados obtidos nos informam que esta maneira diferenciada de assistência vem sendo bem aceita pela população assistida, além de oferecer os serviços e cuidados preconizados pelo Ministério da Saúde, seguindo as normas da Organização Mundial de Saúde de atenção segura e efetiva à gestação e parto de baixo risco.Se trata de una investigación cuantitativa que tiene como objetivo analizar la asistencia prenatal ofrecida por la casa del parto David Capistrano Filho (RJ bajo óptica de sus usuarios y basado en el concepto de la humanización del parto y del nacimiento. Para esto, fueron invitadas para contestar un cuestionario las mujeres que tuvieron sus partos entre los meses de mayo y septiembre de 2005. Los resultados obtenidos reflejan que que esta forma especializada de asistencia cuenta con cada vez mayor aceptación por la población atendida. Por otro lado, , además del ofrecimiento a los servicios y a los cuidados, elogiados por el Ministerio de de la salud bajo las normas de la Organización Mundial de la Salud de el rubro de atención segura para garantir la gestación y parto del riesgo bajo.The present study discusses the results of a quantitative research with the objective to analyze the prenatal care offered by the Casa de Parto David Capistrano Filho (RJ (Birth Center focusing on its users, based on the concept of Humanization of the Childbirth and Birth. For this purpouse , the women that gave birth between May and September of 2005 were invited to answer a questionnaire. The results obtained indicate a good acceptance by the

  9. What is a craton? How many are there? How do they relate? And how did they form?

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    Bleeker, W.; Davis, B. W.

    2004-05-01

    What is a craton? A craton is a large, coherent domain of Earth's continental crust that has attained and maintained long-term stability, having undergone little internal deformation, except perhaps near its margins due to interaction with neighbouring terranes. Stable continental crust is an end product of intense magmatic, tectonic, and metamorphic reworking; hence, cratons consist of polydeformed and metamorphosed crystalline and metamorphic rocks (e.g., typically "granite-greenstone terrains" in the most ancient cratons). Reworked crust only becomes a craton once the cumulative tectonic, magmatic, and metamorphic reprocessing has self-organized the crust and underlying lithosphere into a stable density, compositional, and thermal profile. Major late-stage "granite bloom" events play a critical role in attaining such stable lithospheric profiles. Once above average stability has been reached, deformation will be concentrated in adjacent domains with weaker strength profiles. Significant rifting events, assisted by mantle plume activity and mafic dyke swarms, are then needed to break up cratonic lithosphere. Where cratons are exposed, they form "shields" dominated by crystalline and metamorphic rocks; where younger, weakly deformed cover overlies cratonic basement, these areas are referred to as "platforms". Shields and platforms are physiographic terms rather than tectonic entities. Another concept, related but not identical to cratons is that of "structural provinces" and the two are commonly confused. Perhaps there is a slight bias for Archean cratons with buoyant mantle keels to form relatively high-standing areas, thus forming shields. However, large parts of Archean cratons are buried underneath platformal cover. There is no strict age connotation to the term "craton", and implied age depends on context. In a context of mantle keels, diamonds and kimberlites, there often is an implicit tendency to equate cratons with stable crust of Archean age. Elsewhere

  10. Prospección química y microbiológica del bosque de galería del Río Uruguay Prospecção química e microbiológica do bosque de galeria do Rio Uruguai Chemical and microbiological prospecting woodland along the Uruguay River

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    Stephanie Barneche

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    Full Text Available La bioprospección es la búsqueda de información a partir de especies biológicas para su uso posterior en procesos de producción en diversos sectores. Ejemplos de esa información es la contenida en el material genético de todos los seres vivos, en los compuestos químicos que producen, en sus interacciones o en el conocimiento de las personas que de una manera u otra han estudiado a esos seres vivos. En este trabajo se presentan los resultados de la prospección botánica, química y microbiológica del bosque de galería del río Uruguay en la zona del rio Queguay, ecosistema con gran biodiversidad (comprende unas 200 especies y de características poco comunes en el país dado su carácter subtropical. Se estudiaron 75 extractos provenientes de 31 especies pertenecientes a quince familias cubriendo de esa forma una gran biodiversidad.A bioprospecção é a bisca de informações a partir de espécies biológicas para seu uso posterior em processos de produção em diversos setores. Exemplos dessa informação está contida no material genético de todos os seres vivos, nas substâncias químicas que produzem, nas suas interações ou n o conhecimento das pessoas que, de uma maneira ou de outra, estudam os seres vivos. Neste trabalho é apresentado os resultados da prospecção botânica, química e microbiológica do bosque de galeria do Rio Uruguai na zona do Rio Queguay, ecosistema com grande biodiversidade, com cerca de duzentas espécies, e de características pouco comum no país dado seu caráter subtropical. Foram estudados 75 extratos provenientes de 31 espécies pertencentes a quinze famílias, cobrindo, assim, uma grande biodiversidade.Bioprospecting is the search for information from biological species for later use in production processes in various sectors. Examples of this information is contained in the genetic material of all living beings in the chemicals they produce, in their interactions or the knowledge of people who

  11. Investigação sobre a formação do clero católico num seminário teológico Investigación sobre la formación del clero católico en un seminario de teologos Investigating the ecclesiastical catholic formation at the theological catholic seminary

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    Sílvio José Benelli

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    Full Text Available Neste artigo procuramos fazer uma análise psicossocial de um seminário teológico católico onde vivem 50 seminaristas em regime de internato, na etapa final de preparação para o sacerdócio, os quais, uma vez ordenados, passarão a ocupar posições de relevância, que consistem na coordenação de comunidades paroquiais amplas. Utilizando o instrumental teórico da análise institucional, procuramos mapear os operadores institucionais subjetivadores do dispositivo pedagógico seminário. Apresentamos dados relativos à observação participante realizada no campo de investigação. Detectamos que o seminário, além dos operadores presentes no discurso oficial institucional, implementa na prática cotidiana outros procedimentos, que podem ser designados como totalitários e disciplinares, produzindo um padre de perfil clericalizado.En este artículo pretendemos hacer un analisis psicosocial de un seminário católico de teologia donde viven 50 seminaristas en régimen de internado, en la etapa final de su preparación para el sacerdocio, y que, una vez ordenados, pasarán a ocupar posiciones relevantes que consisten en la coordinación de amplias comunidades parroquiales. Utilizando el instrumental teórico del analisis institucional buscamos mapear los operadores institucionales subjetivadores del dispositivo pedagógico seminario. Presentamos datos relativos a la observación participante realizada en el campo de investigación. Detectamos que el seminário, más allá de los operadores presentes en el discurso institucional, implementa, en la práctica cotidiana, otros procedimientos que puedan ser designados como totalitários y disciplinares, produzindo un sacerdote de perfil clericalizado.We sought to execute a psychosocial analysis of a Theological Catholic Seminary where live 50 seminarians in boarding system, at the final stage of formation to priesthood; once ordained, they will be settled in relevant positions that comprise in

  12. Geochronology of sedimentary and metasedimentary Precambrian rocks of the West African craton

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    Clauer, N.; Jeannette, D.; Trompette, R.

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    This contribution summarizes current knowledge of the geochronology of the Upper Proterozoic sedimentary rocks covering the West African craton. This was done by using direct dating methods. Correlations between the northern edge of the Tindouf basin and the northern and southern part of the Taoudeni basin, as well as the Volta basin, are proposed. Tectonic, volcanic and thermal activities in connection with the Pan-African orogeny are recorded only around the craton. They induced either sedimentation lacks in Morocco or sedimentation excesses in Hoggar. Unsolved problems such as the precise stratigraphic position of the uppermost Proterozoic tillitic episode and the correlation within the Moroccan Anti-Atlas are also raised. (Auth.)

  13. Crustal structure of the Siberian craton and the West Siberian basin

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    Cherepanova, Yulia; Artemieva, Irina; Thybo, Hans

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    We present a digital model SibCrust of the crustal structure of the Siberian craton (SC) and the West Siberian basin (WSB), based on all seismic profiles published since 1960 and sampled with a nominal interval of 50. km. Data quality is assessed and quantitatively assigned to each profile based...... and ~. 6.2-6.6. km/s in parts of the WSB and SC. Exceptionally high basement Vp velocities (6.8-7.0. km/s) at the northern border between the SC and the WSB indicate the presence of magmatic intrusions and are proposed to mark the source zone of the Siberian LIP. The cratonic crust generally consists...

  14. Continental lithospheric evolution: Constraints from the geochemistry of felsic volcanic rocks in the Dharwar Craton, India

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    Manikyamba, C.; Ganguly, Sohini; Saha, Abhishek; Santosh, M.; Rajanikanta Singh, M.; Subba Rao, D. V.

    2014-12-01

    Felsic magmatism associated with ocean-ocean and ocean-continent subduction processes provide important evidence for distinct episodes of crust-generation and continental lithospheric evolution. Rhyolites constitute an integral component of the tholeiitic to calc-alkaline basalt-andesite-dacite-rhyolite (BADR) association and contribute to crustal growth processes at convergent plate margins. The evolution of the Dharwar Craton of southern peninsular India during Meso- to Neoarchean times was marked by extensive development of greenstone belts. These granite-greenstone terranes have distinct volcano-sedimentary associations consistent with their geodynamic setting. The present study deals with geochemistry of rhyolites from the Chitradurga-Shimoga greenstone belts of western (WDC) and the Gadwal-Kadiri greenstone belts of eastern (EDC) sectors of Dharwar Craton to compare and evaluate their petrogenesis and geodynamic setting and their control on the continental lithospheric evolution of the Dharwar Craton. At a similar range of SiO2, Al2O3, Fe2O3, the rhyolites of WDC are more potassic, whereas the EDC rhyolites are more sodic and less magnesian with slight increase in TiO2. Minor increase in MgO content of WDC rhyolites reflects their ferromagnesian trace elements which are comparatively lower in the rhyolites of EDC. The relative enrichment in LILE (K, Rb) and depletion in HFSE (Nb, Ta, Zr, Hf) marked by negative Nb-Ta, Zr-Hf and Ti anomalies endorse the convergent margin processes for the generation of rhyolites of both the sectors of Dharwar Craton. The high silica potassic rhyolites of Shimoga and Chitradurga greenstone belts of WDC showing prominent negative Eu and Ti anomalies, flat HREE patterns correspond to Type 3 rhyolites and clearly point towards their generation and emplacement in an active continental margin environment. The geochemical characteristics of Gadwal and Kadiri rhyolites from eastern Dharwar Craton marked by aluminous compositions with

  15. Espaço urbano e a mortalidade por doença isquêmica do coração em idosos no Rio de Janeiro Espacio urbano y la mortalidad por enfermedad isquémica del corazón en adultos mayores en Rio de Janeiro Urban space and mortality from ischemic heart disease in the elderly in Rio de Janeiro

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    Germana Périssé

    2010-04-01

    , predomina la mortalidad por enfermedades isquémicas del corazón (EIC. Estudios muestran una asociación entre el proceso de urbanización, las condiciones socioeconómicas y el cambio en el estilo de vida con la ocurrencia de EIC. OBJETIVO: Describir la distribución geográfica de la tasa de mortalidad por EIC en adultos mayores del MRJ en 2000 y su correlación con variables socioeconómicas. MÉTODOS: Estudio ecológico, con análisis espacial de la distribución de la tasa de mortalidad por EIC en adultos mayores que residían en el MRJ en el 2000, normalizada por sexo e intervalo de edades, y de sus correlaciones con variables socioeconómicas del censo demográfico. RESULTADOS: No se observaron correlaciones fuertes entre las variables socioeconómicas y la mortalidad por EIC en adultos mayores en el ámbito de los barrios. Algunas correlaciones encontradas, aunque tenues, indicaron una mayor mortalidad asociada a un mejor nivel socioeconómico. Después de la corrección de la tasa de mortalidad por EIC por medio del agregado de las causas mal definidas (CMD de fallecimiento, algunas asociaciones adquirieron el sentido de peores condiciones socioeconómicas y mayor mortalidad por EIC. Se encontró dependencia espacial para variables socioeconómicas, pero no para a mortalidad por EIC. CONCLUSIÓN: La dependencia espacial encontrada en las variables socioeconómicas muestra que el espacio urbano en el MRJ, aunque heterogéneo, posee cierta dosis de discriminación en el ámbito de los barrios. Algunas correlaciones encontradas entre EIC y variables socioeconómicas presentaron sentido opuesto al de la bibliografía, lo que puede estar en parte relacionado a las proporciones de CMD o al perfil distinto en ese intervalo de edades.BACKGROUND: Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death in Brazil, especially among the elderly. In the city of Rio de Janeiro (RJC, ischemic heart disease (IHD is the predominant cause of mortality. Studies show an association

  16. O processo de trabalho em uma unidade básica no município do Rio de Janeiro El Proceso de trabajo en una unidad básica en la ciudad del Rio de Janeiro The Process of working in a basic unit in Rio de Janeiro town

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    Mary Ann Menezes Freire

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    Full Text Available Trata do processo de trabalho dos profissionais de saúde que atuam em uma unidade básica de saúde, em relação ao uso de tecnologias e à rede de relações que se estabelecem na produção do cuidado. Objetivos: Identificar as relações estabelecidas entre os prestadores de cuidado no espaço micropolítico de uma unidade básica; analisar os "ruídos" identificados no processo de trabalho dos profissionais. Método: Metodologia não-convencional, adaptada a um estudo qualitativo. Adotou-se um estudo de série de casos, cuja trajetória foi denominada trajetória-sentinela, e, através desta, foram detectados "ruídos" que influenciam na efetividade do cuidado. Conclusão: Foram identificados "ruídos" específicos, intra-institucionais e interpessoais. A análise destes revelou a fragilidade da rede de contratualidade estabelecida no interior dessa unidade, que está diretamente relacionada com o processo de trabalho e com a qualidade da assistência prestada.Se trata del proceso de trabajo de los profesionales de la salud que actúan en una unidad básica de la salud en las relaciones que establecen el cuidado de la producción. Objetivos: identificar las relaciones establecidas entreel equipo de asistencia en el espacio micropolítico de una unidad básica; para analizar los "ruidos" identificadas en el proceso del trabajo de los profesionales. Método: metodología no convencionales adaptados a un estudio cualitativo. Se aprobó un estudio de los casos cuya trayectoria se llama trayectoria-centinela y, a pesar de que, se detectó "ruidos" que influyeron en la efectividad de la atención. Conclusión: se identificaron aspectos específicos "ruidos", intrainstitucionales y interpersonales. El análisis de este puesto se manifiesto la fragilidad de la contratualidade neto establecido en el interior de esta unidad que está conectado directamente con la labor del proceso y con la asistencia de calidad.It shows the working process of the

  17. Evaluation and diagnosis of the cathodic protection of ducts in the left margin of the Tonala River of the Superintendencia General de Ductos Minatitlan; Evaluacion y diagnostico de la proteccion catodica en la margen izquierda del Rio Tonala de la Superintendencia General de Ductos Minatitlan

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    Gonzalez N, Miguel A; Malo T, Jose M; Munoz Ledo C, Ramon; Uruchurtu C, Jorge; Castrejon G, Rafael [Instituto de Investigaciones Electricas, Cuernavaca, Morelos (Mexico); Sanchez G, Luis; Algarra M, Raul; Abreu L, Emilio [Gerencia de Mantenimiento, Pemex (Mexico)

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    The present study contains the measurements obtained as a part of the evaluation of the protection system of ducts located in the left margin of the Tonal River, made by the Gerencia de Materiales y Procesos Quimicos of the Instituto de Investigaciones Electricas (IIE) during the last trimester of year 2001. Also, the measurements of potential in conditions of instantaneous ignition and extinguished in measuring posts of the duct in Rights of Way (DDV) Tonala-Nudo Teapa 23 are studied, in order to determine the real protection level reached by the cathodic protection system, the possible unprotected zones and the possible corrective measures that lead to a safe operation of the ducts. [Spanish] El presente estudio contiene las mediciones obtenidas como parte de la evaluacion del sistema de proteccion de los ductos ubicados en la margen izquierda del rio Tonala, realizadas por la Gerencia de Materiales y Procesos Quimicos del Instituto de Investigaciones Electricas (IIE) durante el ultimo trimestre del ano 2001. Asimismo, se tratan las mediciones de potencial en condiciones de encendido y apagado instantaneo en postes de medicion del ducto en los Derechos De Via (DDV) Tonala-Nudo Teapa 23, con el proposito de determinar el nivel real de proteccion alcanzado por el sistema de proteccion catodica, las posibles zonas desprotegidas y las posibles medidas correctivas que conduzcan a una operacion segura de los ductos.

  18. Apoio social: aspectos da validade de constructo em estudantes universitários Apoyo social: aspectos de la validez del constructo en estudiantes universitarios Social support: validity aspects of the construct in under graduation student

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    Daniela Sacramento Zanini

    2009-03-01

    Full Text Available Embora o conceito de apoio social venha recebendo atenção da comunidade científica, ainda não há uma medida válida para diferentes culturas e contextos. O objetivo deste artigo é reaplicar uma escala de apoio social em universitários de Goiânia. Os participantes foram 129 estudantes de quatro instituições de ensino superior. Como medida utilizou-se o Questionário de Suporte Social adaptado para a população brasileira. Os resultados apontaram boa adequação da escala, com alphas entre 0,95 e 0,76, e adequação da estrutura fatorial quando comparada com a do estudo original. Não foram identificadas diferenças significativas entre apoio social e a maioria de variáveis sociodemográficas. Não obstante, as mulheres relataram mais apoio material (p=0,01 e afetivo (p=0,01 do que os homens, e aqueles que relataram morar com alguém perceberam mais apoio emocional (p=0,00 e afetivo (p=0,03. Discute-se a necessidade de novos estudos para posteriores esclarecimentos do comportamento desta medida e construto em diferentes populações e culturas.Aunque el concepto de apoyo social haya recibido atención por la comunidad científica todavía no hay una medida validada para distintas culturas y contextos. El objetivo de este artículo es replicar una escala de apoyo social en universitarios de Goiânia. Los participantes fueran 129 estudiantes, de cuatro instituciones de enseñanza superior. Como medida se utilizó el Cuestionario de Apoyo Social adaptado para población brasileña. Los resultados apuntan buena adecuación de la escala con alphas entre 0,95 y 0,76, y adecuación de la estructura factorial cuando comparado con el estudio original. No fueran identificadas diferencias significativas entre apoyo social y la mayoría de las variables socios demográficas. Sin embargo, las mujeres relatan más apoyo material (p=0,01 y afectivo (p=0,01 que los hombres y aquellos que relataron vivir con alguien perciben más apoyo emocional (p=0

  19. Avaliação do atendimento anestésico da criança e do adolescente em um hospital universitário Evaluación del servicio anestésico del niño y del adolescente en un hospital universitario Evaluation of the anesthetic management of children and adolescents in a teaching hospital

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    Andressa Simões Aguiar

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    Full Text Available JUSTIFICATIVA E OBJETIVOS: Qualidade em anestesia e na satisfação dos pacientes têm tido acentuado destaque. O objetivo foi avaliar o atendimento anestésico de crianças e adolescentes, entrevistando seus responsáveis. MÉTODO: Foram entrevistados 230 responsáveis por crianças e adolescentes submetidos à anestesia no período compreendido entre abril e dezembro de 2003. Realizou-se entrevista na visita pós-operatória através de questionário com quatro itens: identificação das crianças e de adolescentes e seus responsáveis (item 1; esclarecimentos na visita pré-anestésica (item 2, quanto à anestesia (item 3 e à recuperação pós-anestésica (SRPA (item 4, determinando-se quem dera as informações aos entrevistados e se houvera complicação no pós-anestésico. O responsável atribuiu nota de 0 a 10 ao Serviço de Anestesiologia. RESULTADOS: A pesquisa foi respondida pela mãe em 189 (82,2% casos. A maioria dos entrevistados, 114 (75,6%, tinha entre 20 e 39 anos, era casada (148 a 64,3% e 140 (60,9% não tinham ocupação. Para 89%, o anestesiologista se identificou; para 37% e 77,4%, esclareceu sobre importância e tempo do jejum; 82%, sobre anemia; 90%, alergia; 46,8%, importância da SRPA; 42,2%, tempo de permanência; 72,9%, estado de saúde de sua criança. Não houve apreensões para 49%, 58% e 58%, respectivamente, no pré, intra e pós-anestésico. Gostariam de ter estado com sua criança/adolescente na chegada à SRPA 78,9%. Foram relacionadas preocupações no período pré, intra e pós-anestésico com o sexo e a idade do paciente - não ter tido nenhuma preocupação - maioria dos entrevistados - e com a escolaridade do entrevistado - quanto mais completa, menor foi o número e a variedade das preocupações relatadas. As notas atribuídas ao Serviço de Anestesiologia tiveram maior freqüência entre 7 e 10 (97,4%. CONCLUSÕES: Considera-se que o Serviço de Anestesiologia desenvolve bom trabalho, apesar de

  20. Fatores psicossociais do trabalho e transtornos mentais comuns em eletricitários Factores psicosociales del trabajo y trastornos mentales comunes en electricistas Psychosocial factors of work and mental disorders in electricians

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    Suerda Fortaleza de Souza

    2010-08-01

    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Identificar aspectos psicossociais do trabalho associados a transtornos mentais comuns em trabalhadores da manutenção de equipamentos e linhas de transmissão de energia elétrica. MÉTODOS: Estudo transversal realizado com 158 trabalhadores do setor de manutenção de uma empresa de energia elétrica no Nordeste do Brasil. A variável independente principal foram os aspectos psicossociais do trabalho, medidos segundo o modelo demanda-controle (trabalho passivo, trabalho ativo, trabalho com baixa exigência e trabalho com alta exigência, e a variável dependente foi a prevalência dos transtornos mentais comuns, medida pelo Self-Reporting Questionnaire (SRQ-20. As relações entre as variáveis foram analisadas em modelos de regressão logística múltipla, considerando-se nível de significância de 5%. RESULTADOS: A prevalência de transtornos mentais comuns foi de 20,3%, variando segundo as quatro categorias do modelo demanda-controle. O grupo com trabalho de alta exigência apresentou prevalência 2,7 vezes maior em relação ao grupo com trabalho de baixa exigência, após ajuste pelas covariáveis prática de atividade física, lazer, escolaridade e apoio social. CONCLUSÕES: A prevalência de transtornos mentais comuns esteve associada a aspectos psicossociais presentes no trabalho dos eletricitários, sobretudo o trabalho com alta exigência, assim como alta demanda psicológica e baixo apoio social.OBJETIVO: Identificar aspectos psicosociales del trabajo asociados a trastornos mentales comunes en trabajadores del mantenimiento de equipos y líneas de transmisión de energía eléctrica. MÉTODOS: Estudio transversal realizado con 158 trabajadores del sector de mantenimiento de una empresa de energía eléctrica en el Noreste de Brasil. Las variables independientes principales fueron los aspectos psicosociales del trabajo, medidos según el modelo demanda- control (trabajo pasivo, trabajo activo, trabajo con baja exigencia y

  1. Elaboração de prontuário do residente em uma instituição de longa permanência para idosos Elaboración de la ficha del residente en una institución de larga permanencia para ancianos Development of a medical record for residents in a long-stay institution for the elderly

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    Silvana Sidney Costa Santos

    2010-01-01

    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Elaborar o prontuário do residente em uma instituição de longa permanência para idosos (ILPI no Estado do Rio Grande do Sul. MÉTODOS: Trata-se de pesquisa-ação, realizada em uma ILPI, no Rio Grande do Sul/Brasil. Participaram dois pesquisadores e 14 trabalhadores: um enfermeiro, um médico, uma nutricionista, uma assistente social, quatro técnicas de enfermagem, duas cuidadoras e quatro administradores. Foram utilizadas as reuniões grupais com os participantes da pesquisa, durante as quais foram refletidos/discutidos quatro temas: finalidade do prontuário; composição do prontuário; contribuições do prontuário à ILPI; sugestões a respeito do prontuário. RESULTADOS: O prontuário do residente foi elaborado conjuntamente entre pesquisadores e trabalhadores da ILPI, atendendo às necessidades contextuais, sendo, posteriormente, implantado. Ficou composto pelos: dados pessoais do idoso; anamnese médica; evolução da equipe multiprofissional; prescrição médica e anotação da técnica de enfermagem; sistematização da assistência de enfermagem; avaliações cognitiva, afetiva, funcional e social. CONCLUSÃO: O prontuário elaborado trouxe melhor sistematização do cuidado para os trabalhadores e contribuição para melhoria da assistência aos idosos.OBJETIVO: Elaborar la ficha médica del residente en una Institución de Larga Permanencia para Ancianos (ILPA en el Estado de Rio Grande do Sul. MÉTODOS: Se trata de investigación-acción, realizada en una ILPA, no estado de Rio Grande do Sul, en Brasil. Participaron dos investigadores y 14 trabajadores (un enfermero, un médico, una nutricionista, una asistente social, cuatro técnicas de enfermería, dos cuidadoras y cuatro administradores. Fueron utilizadas las reuniones grupales con los participantes de la investigación, durante las cuales se hicieron reflexiones y discusiones sobre cuatro temas: 1 finalidad de la ficha; 2 composición de la ficha; 3

  2. Aktivismist ja sekkunisest linnaruumi / Lilia del Rio

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    2007-01-01

    25.-26. IV Eesti Kunstiakadeemias toimunud 4. Linnauurimuse päevadest "Uurimine ja aktivism". Hanna Harrise, Giacomo Botta, Joanna Saad-Suloneni, Liisa Horelli ja Rasmus Kase ettekannetest konverentsil. Sisaldab bibliograafiat

  3. Geology of the Terre Adélie Craton (135 – 146˚ E)

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    Ménot, R.P.; Duclaux, G.; Peucat, J.J.; Rolland, Y.; Guillot, S.; Fanning, M.; Bascou, J.; Gapais, D.; Pêcher, A.

    2007-01-01

    More than 15 years of field and laboratory investigations on samples from Terre Adélie to the western part of George Vth Land (135 to 146°E) during the GEOLETA program allow a reassessment of the Terre Adélie Craton (TAC) geology. The TAC represents the largest exposed fragment of the East Antarctic Shield preserved from both Grenville and Ross tectono-metamorphic events. Therefore it corresponds to a well-preserved continental segment that developed from the Neoarchean to the Paleoproterozoic. Together with the Gawler Craton in South Australia, the TAC is considered as part of the Mawson continent, i.e. a striking piece of the Rodinia Supercontinent. However, this craton represents one of the less studied parts of the East Antarctic Shield. The three maps presented here clearly point out the extent of two distinct domains within the Terre Adélie Craton and suggest that the TAC was built up through a polyphased evolution during the Neoarchean-Siderian (c.a. 2.5Ga) and the Statherian (c.a. 1.7Ga) periods. These data support a complete re-assessment of the TAC geology and represent a valuable base for the understanding of global geodynamics changes during Paleoproterozoic times.

  4. Compositional trends among Kaapvaal Craton garnet peridotite xenoliths and their effects on seismic velocity and density

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    Schutt, Derek; Lesher, Charles

    2010-01-01

    and clinopyroxene enrichment possibly as a consequence of melt infiltration. More than half of the mineral mode variance among Kaapvaal Craton xenoliths can be accounted for by opx enrichment. Melt depletion effects can account for as much as 30% of the variance, while less than 20% of the variance is associated...

  5. The Amazonian Craton and its influence on past fluvial systems (Mesozoic-Cenozoic, Amazonia)

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    Hoorn, C.; Roddaz, M.; Dino, R.; Soares, E.; Uba, C.; Ochoa-Lozano, D.; Mapes, R.; Hoorn, C.; Wesselingh, F.P.

    2010-01-01

    The Amazonian Craton is an old geological feature of Archaean/Proterozoic age that has determined the character of fluvial systems in Amazonia throughout most of its past. This situation radically changed during the Cenozoic, when uplift of the Andes reshaped the relief and drainage patterns of

  6. Contrasted continental rifting via plume-craton interaction : Applications to Central East African Rift

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    Koptev, Alexander; Burov, Evgueni; Calais, Eric; Leroy, Sylvie; Gerya, Taras; Guillou-Frottier, Laurent; Cloetingh, Sierd

    The East African Rift system (EARS) provides a unique system with the juxtaposition of two contrasting yet simultaneously formed rift branches, the eastern, magma-rich, and the western, magma-poor, on either sides of the old thick Tanzanian craton embedded in a younger lithosphere. Data on the

  7. An isotopic perspective on growth and differentiation of Proterozoic orogenic crust: From subduction magmatism to cratonization

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    Johnson, Simon P.; Korhonen, Fawna J.; Kirkland, Christopher L.; Cliff, John B.; Belousova, Elena A.; Sheppard, Stephen

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    The in situ chemical differentiation of continental crust ultimately leads to the long-term stability of the continents. This process, more commonly known as 'cratonization', is driven by deep crustal melting with the transfer of those melts to shallower regions resulting in a strongly chemically stratified crust, with a refractory, dehydrated lower portion overlain by a complementary enriched upper portion. Since the lower to mid portions of continental crust are rarely exposed, investigation of the cratonization process must be through indirect methods. In this study we use in situ Hf and O isotope compositions of both magmatic and inherited zircons from several felsic magmatic suites in the Capricorn Orogen of Western Australia to highlight the differentiation history (i.e. cratonization) of this portion of late Archean to Proterozoic orogenic crust. The Capricorn Orogen shows a distinct tectonomagmatic history that evolves from an active continental margin through to intracratonic reworking, ultimately leading to thermally stable crust that responds similarly to the bounding Archean Pilbara and Yilgarn Cratons. The majority of magmatic zircons from the main magmatic cycles have Hf isotopic compositions that are generally more evolved than CHUR, forming vertical arrays that extend to moderately radiogenic compositions. Complimentary O isotope data, also show a significant variation in composition. However, combined, these data define not only the source components from which the magmas were derived, but also a range of physio-chemical processes that operated during magma transport and emplacement. These data also identify a previously unknown crustal reservoir in the Capricorn Orogen.

  8. The geological record of base metal sulfides in the cratonic mantle: A microscale 187Os/188Os study of peridotite xenoliths from Somerset Island, Rae Craton (Canada)

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    Bragagni, A.; Luguet, A.; Fonseca, R. O. C.; Pearson, D. G.; Lorand, J.-P.; Nowell, G. M.; Kjarsgaard, B. A.

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    We report detailed petrographic investigations along with 187Os/188Os data in Base Metal Sulfide (BMS) on four cratonic mantle xenoliths from Somerset Island (Rae Craton, Canada). The results shed light on the processes affecting the Re-Os systematics and provide time constraints on the formation and evolution of the cratonic lithospheric mantle beneath the Rae craton. When devoid of alteration, BMS grains mainly consist of pentlandite + pyrrhotite ± chalcopyrite. The relatively high BMS modal abundance of the four investigated xenoliths cannot be reconciled with the residual nature of these peridotites, but requires addition of metasomatic BMS. This is especially evident in the two peridotites with the highest bulk Pd/Ir and Pd/Pt. Metasomatic BMS likely formed during melt/fluid percolation in the Sub Continental Lithospheric Mantle (SCLM) as well as during infiltration of the host kimberlite magma, when djerfisherite crystallized around older Fe-Ni-sulfides. On the whole-rock scale, kimberlite metasomatism is visible in a subset of bulk xenoliths, which defines a Re-Os errorchron that dates the host magma emplacement. The 187Os/188Os measured in the twenty analysed BMS grains vary from 0.1084 to >0.17 and it shows no systematic variation depending on the sulfide mineralogical assemblage. The largest range in 187Os/188Os is observed in BMS grains from the two xenoliths with the highest Pd/Ir, Pd/Pt, and sulfide modal abundance. The whole-rock TRD ages of these two samples underestimate the melting age obtained from BMS, demonstrating that bulk Re-Os model ages from peridotites with clear evidence of metasomatism should be treated with caution. The TRD ages determined in BMS grains are clustered around 2.8-2.7, ∼2.2 and ∼1.9 Ga. The 2.8-2.7 Ga TRD ages document the main SCLM building event in the Rae craton, which is likely related to the formation of the local greenstone belts in a continental rift setting. The Paleoproterozoic TRD ages can be explained by

  9. Contrasted continental rifting via plume-craton interaction: Applications to Central East African Rift

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    Alexander Koptev

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    Full Text Available The East African Rift system (EARS provides a unique system with the juxtaposition of two contrasting yet simultaneously formed rift branches, the eastern, magma-rich, and the western, magma-poor, on either sides of the old thick Tanzanian craton embedded in a younger lithosphere. Data on the pre-rift, syn-rift and post-rift far-field volcanic and tectonic activity show that the EARS formed in the context of the interaction between a deep mantle plume and a horizontally and vertically heterogeneous lithosphere under far-field tectonic extension. We bring quantitative insights into this evolution by implementing high-resolution 3D thermo-mechanical numerical deformation models of a lithosphere of realistic rheology. The models focus on the central part of the EARS. We explore scenarios of plume-lithosphere interaction with plumes of various size and initial position rising beneath a tectonically pre-stretched lithosphere. We test the impact of the inherited rheological discontinuities (suture zones along the craton borders, of the rheological structure, of lithosphere plate thickness variations, and of physical and mechanical contrasts between the craton and the embedding lithosphere. Our experiments indicate that the ascending plume material is deflected by the cratonic keel and preferentially channeled along one of its sides, leading to the formation of a large rift zone along the eastern side of the craton, with significant magmatic activity and substantial melt amount derived from the mantle plume material. We show that the observed asymmetry of the central EARS, with coeval amagmatic (western and magmatic (eastern branches, can be explained by the splitting of warm material rising from a broad plume head whose initial position is slightly shifted to the eastern side of the craton. In that case, neither a mechanical weakness of the contact between the craton and the embedding lithosphere nor the presence of second plume are required to

  10. Mesoproterozoic evolution of the Río de la Plata Craton in Uruguay: at the heart of Rodinia?

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    Gaucher, Claudio; Frei, Robert; Chemale, Farid; Frei, Dirk; Bossi, Jorge; Martínez, Gabriela; Chiglino, Leticia; Cernuschi, Federico

    2011-04-01

    Mesoproterozoic volcanosedimentary units and tectonic events occurring in the Río de la Plata Craton (RPC) are reviewed. A belt consisting of volcanosedimentary successions exhibiting greenschist-facies metamorphism is exposed in the eastern RPC (Nico Pérez Terrane) in Uruguay. The Parque UTE Group consists of basic volcanics and gabbros at the base (1,492 ± 4 Ma, U-Pb on zircon), carbonates in its middle part and interbedded carbonates, shales and acid volcanics (1,429 ± 21 Ma, U-Pb on zircon) at the top. The Mina Verdún Group is made up of rhyolites and acid pyroclastics at its base and top, and Conophyton-bearing limestones and massive dolostones in the middle. A U-Pb LA-ICP MS zircon age of 1,433 ± 6 Ma is reported here for lapilli-tuffs at the base of the Mina Verdún Group (Cerro de las Víboras Formation). This age shows that the Mina Verdún Group immediately postdates the Parque UTE Group, a fact supported by carbon isotope chemostratigraphy. Both units were deformed and metamorphosed between 1.25 and 1.20 Ga, as shown by K-Ar and Ar-Ar ages. This tectonic event affected most of the RPC and led to the accretion of the Nico Pérez Terrane to the remainder of the RPC along the Sarandí del Yí megashear. We report a U-Pb LA-ICP MS zircon age (upper intercept) of 3,096 ± 45 Ma for metatonalites of the La China Complex (Nico Pérez Terrane), which yield a lower intercept age of 1,252 Ma. A proto-Andean, Mesoproterozoic belt is envisaged to account for abundant Mesoproterozoic detrital zircon ages occurring in Ediacaran sandstones of the RPC. If the RPC is fringed at both sides by Mesoproterozoic, Grenville-aged belts it is likely that it occupied a rather central position in Rodinia. A possible location between Laurentia and the Kalahari Craton, and to the south of Amazonia, is suggested.

  11. Tradução e validação para a língua portuguesa do questionário de planeamento da alta (PREPARED Traducción y validación a la lengua portuguesa del cuestionario de planeamiento del alta (PREPARED Translation and validation for the Portuguese language version of the discharge planning questionnaire (PREPARED

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    Pedro L. Ferreira

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    Full Text Available Os aspetos relacionados com o planeamento da alta têm vindo a ser abordados ultimamente, no sentido de identificar quais os fatores que o influenciam e que determinam a sua efetividade, possibilitando a continuidade de cuidados, a recuperação dos doentes e a sua reintegração na comunidade. A presente investigação descritivo-correlacional tem como objetivo a tradução e validação da versão portuguesa do Questionário PREPARED. A amostra dos doentes foi constituída por 129 indivíduos submetidos a um internamento cirúrgico, num mínimo de 3 dias e com alta hospitalar. A amostra dos cuidadores foi constituída por 118 cuidadores principais. Este estudo disponibilizou para a língua portuguesa o instrumento de avaliação PREPARED, versão doente e cuidador, oferecendo uma estrutura válida para obter informação em contexto comunitário, relativa à perceção da qualidade das atividades que constituem o processo de planeamento da alta.Los aspectos relacionados con el planeamiento del alta han sido últimamente abordados, con el fin de identificar los factores que en él influyen y que determinan su efectividad, posibilitando la continuidad de los cuidados, la recuperación de los pacientes y su reintegración en la comunidad. La presente investigación descritivo-correlacional tiene por objetivo traducir y validar la versión portuguesa del Cuestionario PREPARED. La muestra de los pacientes estuvo constituida por 129 individuos sometidos a un internamiento quirúrgico, con un mínimo de 3 días y con alta hospitalaria. La muestra de los cuidadores estuvo constituida por 118 cuidadores principales. Este estudio puso a disposición en lengua portuguesa el instrumento de evaluación PREPARED, en su versión para el paciente y cuidador, ofreciendo una estructura válida para obtener información en contexto comunitario, relativa a la percepción de la calidad de las actividades que constituyen el proceso de planeamiento del alta

  12. Análise espacial da dengue e o contexto socioeconômico no município do Rio de Janeiro, RJ Análisis espacial del dengue y el contexto socioeconómico en el municipio de Rio de Janeiro, Sureste de Brasil Spatial analysis of dengue and the socioeconomic context of the city of Rio de Janeiro (Southeastern Brazil

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    entre las semanas epidemiológicas: 48ª de 2001 a 20ª de 2002. La ocurrencia de dengue fue correlacionada con variables socioeconómicas utilizándose el coeficiente de correlación de Pearson. Se utilizó el Índice de Moran global y local para evaluar la autocorrelación espacial del dengue y de las variables correlacionadas significativamente con la enfermedad. Fueron usados el modelo de regresión lineal múltiple y el modelo espacial condicional auto-regresivo para analizar la relación entre dengue y contexto socioeconómico. RESULTADOS: Las urbanizaciones de la zona oeste del municipio presentaron elevadas tasas de incidencia promedio de dengue. Presentaron correlación significativa las variables: porcentaje de domicilios ligados a la red sanitaria general, domicilios con lavadora de ropas y densidad poblacional por área urbana. El índice de autocorrelación espacial Moran reveló dependencia espacial entre el dengue y variables seleccionadas. Los modelos utilizados apuntaron el porcentaje de domicilios ligados a la red sanitaria general como única variable asociada significativamente a la enfermedad. Los residuos de ambos modelos revelaron autocorrelación espacial significativa, con índice de Moran positivo (pOBJECTIVE: To analyze the dengue epidemic in relation to the socioeconomic context according to geographical areas. METHODS: An ecological study was conducted in the municipality of Rio de Janeiro (Southeastern Brazil, in areas delimited as neighborhoods, based on information about notified dengue cases concerning residents in the municipality. The average incidence rate of dengue was calculated between the epidemiological weeks: 48th of 2001 and 20th of 2002. The occurrence of dengue was correlated with socioeconomic variables through Pearsons' correlation coefficient. Moran's global and local indexes were used to assess the spatial auto-correlation between dengue and the variables that significantly correlated with the disease. The multiple linear

  13. Geochemistry and geochronology of the Archean and palaeo-Proterozoic formations of southern Cameroon (Ntem group, Congo craton)

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    The aim of this work is to understand the crustal evolution of the NW margin of the Congo craton using structural, petrography, isotopic, geochemical and geochronological studies of the Archean and palaeo-Proterozoic formations of the Ntem group of southern Cameroon. The synthesis of these studies allows to propose a diapir-type gravity model linked with the genesis of granitoids to explain the geodynamical evolution of this part of the craton during the Archean. A convergence model with the collision of the Congo and Sao-Francisco cratons and with crust thickening followed by a relaxation phase is proposed for the palaeo-Proterozoic. (J.S.)

  14. Impacto de la Capacitación del Personal en la Productividad Empresarial // Impact of Training Employees on Enterprise Productivity // Impacto da Formação de Funcionários sobre a Produtividade da Empresa

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    Angie Stefani Caro Ballestas; Néstor David Morales; Luz Esperanza Bohórquez Arévalo

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    Esta investigación tiene como objetivo principal evidenciar cuál es el impacto de la capacitación del personal en la productividad de la mano de obra del hipermercado en estudio. Para el desarrollo de esta investigación se tomó como objeto de estudio del área de puntos de pago del hipermercado, partiendo de la realización de un comité con los colaboradores del área a estudiar, con el fin de definir las causas de descuadres; utilizando informes de ventas y descuadres, se recopilaron los datos ...

  15. Meanings of the nursing diagnosis implementation process for nurses at a university hospital Significados del proceso de implementación del diagnóstico de enfermeria para enfermeras de un hospital universitario Significados do processo de implementação do diagnóstico de enfermagem para enfermeiras de um hospital universitário

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    Full Text Available This qualitative study aims to understand the meanings nurses at a university hospital attribute to the implementation process of the Nursing Diagnosis Classification System (DEn as a phase in the Nursing Care System (NCS. Data were collected through interviews with eight nurses from the Medical Clinical Unit, who participated in the creation of an instrument to implement the DEn in the NCS. In their reports, the respondents expressed a positive change in their feelings, from initial discomfort and adverse perception of the change proposal. The stepwise appropriation of the process stages allowed them, besides the sharing of feelings, decisions and responsibilities for the results, to develop the belief that they would able to overcome the difficulties.Este estudio cualitativo busca comprender los significados atribuidos por enfermeras de un hospital universitario al proceso de implementación del diagnóstico de enfermería (DEn como etapa del Sistema de Atención de Enfermería (NCS. La recolecta de datos fue realizada por medio de entrevistas con ocho enfermeras de la unidad de Clínica Médica, que participaron de la construcción de un instrumento para la implementación del DEn en la NCS. Durante las narraciones, las colaboradoras explicitaron una transformación positiva de sus sentimientos, a partir del desconforto inicial y de la percepción desfavorable con relación a la propuesta de mudanza. En virtud de la apropiación gradual de las etapas del proceso por la cual pasaron, permitieron además de compartir sentimientos, decisiones, responsabilidades por los resultados, fundamentalmente alcanzaron el desarrollo de la creencia de que serian capaces de superar las dificultades.Este estudo qualitativo busca compreender os significados atribuídos por enfermeiras, de um hospital universitário, ao processo de implementação do sistema de classificação de diagnósticos de enfermagem (DEn como etapa do Sistema de Assistência de

  16. Situación actual y perspectivas de industrialización de los cítricos en la hoya del rio minero. (Occidente del departamento de Boyacá Actual situation and Industrial Perspectives of citrus fruit at the Basin of the "Rio Minero" (Western region of the Departament of Boyaca

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    Rodríguez C. Luis Felipe

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    Full Text Available La hoya del "Río Minero" se localiza en la región oriental de departamento Boyacá; comprende nueve municipios reconocidos
    por su explotación minera. La producción agrícola en esta región
    se basa en cultivos frutícolas particularmente cítricos tales como naranjas y tangelos que son la base económica de pequeños y medianos agricultores. Este sistema de producción es no tecnificado al igual que la de otros productos no frutícolas. Su mercadeo muestra un porcentaje alto de pérdidas de la producción como resultado de un manejo postcosecha inadecuado. Sin embargo, la producción de fruta muestra unos potenciales importantes para llevar a cabo proyectos
    agroindustriales de producción de jugo lo cual mejoraría el desarrollo de la región.The "Río Minero" basin is located in the west province of Boyaca. It comprises nine municipalities very well known because of its mining exploitation. The agricultural production in this region is focused on fruits harvesting particulary citrus such as oranges and tangenines which are the economic base of small and medium farmers. This production system is similar to the non technifield traditional production of non fruit crops. Its marketing shows a high percentage of production losses as a result of inadequate post-harvesting management. However, fruit production shows an important potencial for implementing agroindustrial projects for juice production which will improve the development of the region.

  17. Geologic characterization of paleoproterozoics rocks in middle south of Uruguay (PIEDRA ALTA terrains - Craton of Rio de la Plata)

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    Oyhantcabal, P.; Spoturno, J.; Loureiro, J.

    2007-01-01

    An updated synthesis of the Units of the Precambrian Basement (Piedra Alta Terrane; Paleoproterozoic; Transamazonian Cycle) of Montevideo, Canelones, San Jose and southern Florida is presented. This review is based on data from a mapping project (CONICYT 6019) of the area at 1:100 000 scale. Two metamorphic successions are recognised in the San Jose Belt: Paso Severino and Montevideo formations (low and medium grade respectively) and an significant bimodal magmatism recorded in syn- as well as postoregenic intrusions. A system of conjugated shear zones (ENE and NNW; sinistral and dextral respectively) determine the architecture of the Basement. (author)

  18. The Lu-Hf isotope composition of cratonic lithosphere: disequilibrium between garnet and clinopyroxene in kimberlite xenoliths

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    Simon, N.S.C.; Carlson, R.W.; Pearson, D.G.; Davies, G.R.

    2002-01-01

    12th Annual V.M. Goldschmidt Conference Davos Switzerland, The Lu-Hf isotope composition of cratonic lithosphere: disequilibrium between garnet and clinopyroxene in kimberlite xenoliths (DTM, Carnegie Institution of Washington), Pearson, D.G. (University of Durham)

  19. Mg-Fe Isotope Systems of Mantle Xenoliths: Constrains on the Evolution of Siberian Craton

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    An, Y.; Kiseeva, E. S.; Sobolev, N. V.; Zhang, Z.

    2017-12-01

    Mantle xenoliths bring to the surface a variety of lithologies (dunites, lherzolites, harzburgites, wehrlites, eclogites, pyroxenites, and websterites) and represent snapshots of the geochemical processes that occur deep within the Earth. Recent improvements in the precision of the MC-ICP-MS measurements have allowed us to expand the amount of data on Mg and Fe isotopes for mantle-derived samples. For instance, to constrain the isotopic composition of the Earth based on the study of spinel and garnet peridotites (An et al., 2017; Teng et al., 2010), to trace the origin and to investigate the isotopic fractionation mechanism during metamorphic process using cratonic or orogenic eclogites (Li et al., 2011; Wang et al., 2012) and to reveal the metasomatism-induced mantle heterogeneity by pyroxenites (Hu et al., 2016). Numerous multi-stage modification events and mantle layering are detected in the subcontinental lithospheric mantle under the Siberian craton (Ashchepkov et al., 2008a; Sobolev et al., 1975, etc). Combined analyses of Mg and Fe isotopic systems could provide new constraints on the formation and evolution of the ancient cratonic mantle. In order to better constrain the magnitude and mechanism of inter-mineral Mg and Fe isotopic fractionations at high temperatures, systematic studies of mantle xenoliths are needed. For example, theoretical calculations and natural samples measurements have shown that large equilibrium Mg isotope fractionations controlled by the difference in coordination number of Mg among minerals could exist (Huang et al., 2013; Li et al., 2011). Thus, the Mg isotope geothermometer could help us trace the evolution history of ancient cratons. In this study we present Mg and Fe isotopic data for whole rocks and separated minerals (clinopyroxene (cpx) and garnet (grt)) from different types of mantle xenoliths (garnet pyroxenites, eclogites, grospydites and garnet peridotites) from a number of kimberlite pipes in Siberian craton (Udachnaya

  20. Rifting an Archaean Craton: Insights from Seismic Anisotropy Patterns in E. Africa

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    Ebinger, C. J.; Tiberi, C.; Currie, C. A.; van Wijk, J.; Albaric, J.

    2016-12-01

    Few places worldwide offer opportunities to study active deformation of deeply-keeled cratonic lithosphere. The magma-rich Eastern rift transects the eastern edge of the Archaean Tanzania craton in northeastern Tanzania, which has been affected by a large-scale mantle upwelling. Abundant xenolith locales offer constraints on mantle age, composition, and physical properties. Our aim is to evaluate models for magmatic fluid-alteration (metasomatism) and deformation of mantle lithosphere along the edge of cratons by considering spatial variations in the direction and magnitude of seismic anisotropy, which is strongly influenced by mantle flow patterns along lithosphere-asthenosphere topography, fluid-filled cracks (e.g., dikes), and pre-existing mantle lithosphere strain fabrics. Waveforms of teleseismic earthquakes (SKS, SKKS) recorded on the 39-station CRAFTI-CoLiBREA broadband array in southern Kenya and northern Tanzania are used to determine the azimuth and amount of shear-wave splitting accrued as seismic waves pass through the uppermost mantle and lithosphere at the craton edge. Lower crustal earthquakes enable evaluation of seismic anisotropy throughout the crust along the rift flanks and beneath the heavily intruded Magadi and Natron basins, and the weakly intruded Manyara basin. Our results and those of earlier studies show a consistent N50E splitting direction within the craton, with delay times of ca. 1.5 s, and similar direction east of the rift in thinner Pan-African lithosphere. Stations within the rift zone are rotated to a N15-35E splitting, with the largest delay times of 2.5 s at the margin of the heavily intruded Magadi basin. The short length scale of variations and rift-parallel splitting directions are similar to patterns in the Main Ethiopian rift attributed to melt-filled cracks or oriented pockets rising from the base of the lithosphere. The widespread evidence for mantle metasomatism and magma intrusion to mid-crustal levels suggests that

  1. Confirmação de presença de usuário à cirurgia eletiva por telefone como estratégia para reduzir absenteísmo Confirmación de presencia del paciente a cirugías electivas por teléfono como estrategia reductora del ausentismo Telephone confirmation of a patient's intent to be present for elective surgery as a strategy to reduce absenteeism

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    Marla Andréia Garcia de Avila

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    Full Text Available O presente trabalho trata-se de pesquisa quase experimental para avaliar o impacto na redução do absenteísmo de usuários agendados para cirurgia eletiva, quando submetidos à confirmação de presença por telefone. O estudo foi conduzido no Centro Cirúrgico do Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, durante trinta dias, perfazendo 89 usuários. Os resultados indicaram a efetividade da intervenção, que reduziu o absenteísmo em 30%. Recomenda-se sua implementação na antevéspera da cirurgia, possibilitando novas tentativas para encontrar o usuário no domicílio e convocação de outro. A criação de um núcleo de atendimento poderia constituir um canal de comunicação entre instituição e usuário, permitindo a confirmação da presença da pessoa e a oportunidade de sanar dúvidas sobre o tratamento e comunicar eventuais impedimentos à cirurgia. O núcleo demandaria um profissional com habilidade e conhecimento do serviço, uma vez que os usuários requerem orientações sobre o tratamento durante o contato telefônico.Investigación cuasi experimental evaluando el impacto en la reducción del ausentismo de pacientes agendados para cirugía electiva, confirmando su presentación por vía telefónica. Estudio realizado en el Centro Quirúrgico del Hospital de Clínicas de la Facultad de Medicina de Botucatu, durante 30 días, involucrando a 89 pacientes. Los resultados indican la efectividad de la acción, que redujo el ausentismo en 30%. Se recomienda implementarla en la antevíspera de la cirugía, con tiempo para nuevos intentos de encontrar al paciente en domicilio o de convocar a otro. La creación de un centro de atención podría constituirse en un canal de comunicación institución-paciente, permitiendo la confirmación de la presencia, la oportunidad de subsanar dudas acerca del tratamiento y comunicar eventuales impedimentos para la cirugía. El centro demandaría de un profesional con habilidad y

  2. Cambios histomorfológicos en los testes del Capitán, Eremophilus Mutisii (Trichomycteridae, Siluriformes, durante el ciclo reproductivo anual en el sistema del río Bogotá en Colombia Cambios histomorfológicos en los testes del Capitan, Eremophilus Mutisii (Trichomycteridae, Siluriformes, durante el ciclo reproductivo anual en el sistema del rio Bogotá en Colombia

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    Cala Plutarco

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    Full Text Available Esta investigación establece los cambios histomorfológicos testiculares en el capitán, Eremophilus mutisii, en el sistema del río Bogotá. Peces con testículos vacíos aparecen a comienzos de mayo, y su subsecuente presencia en junio, julio y agosto indica la duración de la fase reproductiva. La mayoría de estos peces se reproducen en junio y julio. La espermatogénesis en E. mutisii puede dividirse en cuatro estadios: Formación de agregados de espematogonios (Figs. 6 &. 10-12. Maduración o formación de espermatocitos (T, espermátides (D yespermatozoides (Z (Figs. 1-6 &. 12. La pared lobular se rompe y da paso a los espermatozoides maduros y viables que llenan los conductos espermáticos (Figs. 7 &. 8. Período de involución (Figs. 9-11. El esperma residual es, probablemente, engullido por fagocitosis, aparecen quistes de células germinales en las paredes lobulares. Capitanes con una longitud total mayor de 15 cm se encontraron sexualmente maduros.  The main purpose of this research is to establish the annual morphohistological changes in the testes of the fish Eremophilus mutisii in the río Bogotá basin in Colombia. Spent testes appear in early May, and the subsequent presence in June. July and August indicates the duration of the reproductive phase. Most fishes spawn in June and July. The spermatogenic process of  E. mutisii shows that it undergoes distinct morphological changes which are of cyclic and seasonal nature. Four stages can broadly be recognised:  Formation of aggregates of spermatogonia (Figs. 6 & 10-12. Formation of the spermatocytes (T. spermatids (D and spermatozoa (Z (Figs. 1-6 & 12. Completely mature and viable spermatozoa fill the sperm ducts (Figs. 7 & 8. Period of involution (Figs. 9-11 - the residual sperm (E is, probably, engulfed by a phagocytic process, and clusters of primordial germ cells (C occur at the margin of the lobules. E. mutisii greater than 15 crn in total length were mature

  3. Health education: the family health teams' perspective and clients' participation Educación en salud: perspectiva del equipo de salud de la familia y la participación del usuario Educação em saúde: o olhar da equipe de saúde da família e a participação do usuário

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    Maria de Fátima Antero Sousa Machado

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    Full Text Available This study aimed to understand the conception and performance of health education developed by the Family Health Team with a view to clients' participation. Qualitative study carried out with clients and professionals at the Family Health Program (FHP in Crato, CE, Brazil. Data were collected through semi-structured interviews and observation between May and September, 2005. Data were organized according to content analysis and literature. Findings indicate that professionals view health education as guidance and teaching focused on disease prevention and the participation of clients is perceived as listening and attention. Thus, FHP professionals need to broaden their understanding of health education and educative strategies, which should be culturally meaningful, so that clients freely and consciously decide on their participation and behavioral change in health.Este estudio tuvo como objetivo comprender la concepción y la actuación en Educación en Salud por parte del Equipo de Salud de la Familia buscando la participación del usuario. Se trata de un estudio cualitativo con usuarios y profesionales del Programa Salud de la Familia (PSF, del Municipio de Crato, estado de Ceará, Brasil. Los datos fueron recolectados a través de una entrevista semiestructurada y de observación, entre mayo y septiembre de 2005; fueron organizados mediante análisis de contenido con base en la literatura. Evidenciamos que el proceso educativo es percibido por los profesionales como orientar y enseñar a prevenir enfermedades. La participación de los usuarios significó escuchar y prestar atención. Se concluye que los profesionales del PSF necesitan ampliar la comprensión de la educación en salud y de estrategias educativas culturalmente significativas para que la participación y decisión de cambios de comportamiento en salud de los usuarios sean libres y conscientes.Este estudo objetivou compreender a concepção e a atuação de Educação em Sa

  4. Paleomagnetic study of 1765 Ma dyke swarm from the Singhbhum Craton: Implications to the paleogeography of India

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    Shankar, Ravi; Srinivasa Sarma, D.; Ramesh Babu, N.; Parashuramulu, V.

    2018-05-01

    We report the first key paleopole as a result of paleomagnetic study on a precisely dated 1765.3 ± 1.0 Ma WNW-ESE trending dyke swarm from Singhbhum Craton. This pole has been used in this study to propose the paleogeographic reconstruction of India with Baltica Craton and North China Craton. Incremental alternating field (AF) and thermal demagnetization, isolated high coercivity components with north to north-westerly declination and shallow negative inclination from 9 sampling sites which are representing different individual dykes. The primary origin of the ChRM is supported by the positive baked contact test. The WNW-ESE trending dykes yield a mean paleomagnetic direction with a declination = 329.2° and an inclination = -22.8° (k = 31.6; α95 = 9.3°). The positive bake contact test proves the primary nature of remanence. The pole position of Singhbhum Craton at 1765 Ma is 45°N, 311°E (dp = 5.2 and dm = 9.9). Paleogeographic reconstruction at ca. 1770 Ma, supported by geological, tectonic and metallogenic evidences indicate that the Baltica Craton and India linkage can be stable for at least ∼370 Ma (∼1770-1400 Ma). There is also reasonable evidence in support of India-North China Craton spatial proximity at ∼1770 Ma.

  5. New Constraints on Upper Mantle Structure Underlying the Diamondiferous Central Slave Craton, Canada, from Teleseismic Body Wave Tomography

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    Esteve, C.; Schaeffer, A. J.; Audet, P.

    2017-12-01

    Over the past number of decades, the Slave Craton (Canada) has been extensively studied for its diamondiferous kimberlites. Not only are diamonds a valuable resource, but their kimberlitic host rocks provide an otherwise unique direct source of information on the deep upper mantle (and potentially transition zone). Many of the Canadian Diamond mines are located within the Slave Craton. As a result of the propensity for diamondiferous kimberlites, it is imperative to probe the deep mantle structure beneath the Slave Craton. This work is further motivated by the increase in high-quality broadband seismic data across the Northern Canadian Cordillera over the past decade. To this end we have generated a P and S body wave tomography model of the Slave Craton and its surroundings. Furthermore, tomographic inversion techniques are growing ever more capable of producing high resolution Earth models which capture detailed structure and dynamics across a range of scale lengths. Here, we present preliminary results on the structure of the upper mantle underlying the Slave Craton. These results are generated using data from eight different seismic networks such as the Canadian National Seismic Network (CNSN), Yukon Northwest Seismic Network (YNSN), older Portable Observatories for Lithospheric Analysis and Reseach Investigating Seismicity (POLARIS), Regional Alberta Observatory for Earthquake Studies Network (RV), USArray Transportable Array (TA), older Canadian Northwest Experiment (CANOE), Batholith Broadband (XY) and the Yukon Observatory (YO). This regional model brings new insights about the upper mantle structure beneath the Slave Craton, Canada.

  6. Some problems of geologic relations between the Amazon craton and east margins fold belts

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    Almeida, F.F.M. de

    1986-01-01

    This paper deals with some geologic problems related to the limits between the Amazon craton and the fold belts developed at its margins during the Precambrian. These limits are diversified but clearly recognized. To the north, the Araguaia-Tocantins fold belt, of presumed Middle Proterozoic age, is separated from the cratonic block by a deep marginal fracture zone permeated by mafic and ultramafic rocks. The geologic, magmatic and aeromagnetic characteristics of this zone point out the presence of deep faults, supposed to be of Middle Proterozoic age. The southern Paraguay fold belt constitutes and accurated zone of linear structures supposed to be of Late Proterozoic development. Despite the great increase of knowledge during the last ten years many tectonic, stratigraphic and geochronologic problems remain unsolved. The aim of this paper is to point out some of these problems and suggest specific studies to solve them. (author)

  7. Gravity Data Interpretation in the Northern Edge of the Congo Craton, South-Cameroon

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    James Derek Fairhead

    2010-01-01

    Full Text Available Gravity data in the southern Cameroon are interpreted to better understand the organization of underlying structuresthroughout the northern edge of the Congo craton. The Bouguer anomaly maps of the region are characterized by an elongated trending trending negative gravity anomaly which correspond to a collapsed structure associated with a granitic intrusion beneath the cente center of the region r of the region of the region and limited by fault systems. �e applied 3�D gravity modelling and inversion in order to obtain the 3D density structure of the area. Our result demonstrated that observed gravity anomalies in the region are associated to tectonic structures in the subsurface. The resulting model agrees with the hypothesis of the existence of a major continental collision zone between the Congo Craton and the Pan�African belt. The presence of deep granulites structures in the northern part of the region expresses a continental collision.

  8. PALEOARCHEAN MAFIC ROCKS OF THE SOUTHWESTERN SIBERIAN CRATON: PRELIMINARY GEOCHRONOLOGY AND GEOCHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION

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    A. V. Ivanov

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    Full Text Available The Siberian craton consists of Archean blocks, which were welded up into the same large unit by ca 1.9 Ga [Gladkochub et al., 2006; Rojas-Agramonte et al., 2011]. The history of the constituent Archean blocks is mosaic because of limited number of outcrops, insufficient sampling coverage because of their location in remote regions and deep forest and difficulties with analytical studies of ancient rocks, which commonly underwent metamorphic modifications and secondary alterations. In this short note, we report data on discovery of unusual for Archean mafic rocks of ultimate fresh appearance. These rocks were discovered within southwestern Siberian craton in a region near a boundary between Kitoy granulites of the Sharyzhalgai highgrade metamorphic complex and Onot green-schist belt (Fig. 1. Here we present preliminary data on geochronology of these rocks and provide their geochemical characterization.

  9. Neoproterozoic stratigraphic framework of the Tarim Craton in NW China: Implications for rift evolution

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    Wu, Lin; Guan, Shuwei; Zhang, Shuichang; Yang, Haijun; Jin, Jiuqiang; Zhang, Xiaodan; Zhang, Chunyu

    2018-06-01

    The Tarim Craton is overlain by thick Neoproterozoic sedimentary successions in rift tectonic setting. This study examines the latest outcrop, seismic, and drilling core data with the objective of investigating the regional stratigraphy to deeply recognize the evolution of rifting in the craton. Cryogenian to Lower Ediacaran successions are mainly composed of clastic rocks with thicknesses of 2000-3000 m, and the Upper Ediacaran successions are composed of carbonate rocks with thicknesses of 500-800 m. The rift basins and stratigraphic zones are divided into northern and southern parts by a central paleo-uplift. The northern rift basin extends through the northern Tarim Craton in an E-W direction with two depocenters (Aksu and Kuruktag). The southern rift basin is oriented NE-SW. There are three or four phases of tillites in the northern zone, while there are two in the southern zone. Given the north-south difference of the stratigraphic framework, the northern rift basin initiated at ca. 740 Ma and the southern rift basin initiated at ca. 780 Ma. During the Cryogenian and Ediacaran, the northern and southern rift basins were separated by the central paleo-uplift, finally connecting with each other in the early Cambrian. Tectonic deformation in the Late Ediacaran led to the formation of a parallel unconformity in the rift basins and an angular unconformity in the central paleo-uplift. The Neoproterozoic rift basins continued to affect the distribution of Lower Cambrian hydrocarbon source rocks. The north-south distribution and evolution of the rift basins in the Tarim Craton have implications for reconstructions of the Rodinia supercontinent.

  10. Lower Crustal Seismicity, Volatiles, and Evolving Strain Fields During the Initial Stages of Cratonic Rifting

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    Lambert, C.; Muirhead, J.; Ebinger, C. J.; Tiberi, C.; Roecker, S. W.; Ferdinand-Wambura, R.; Kianji, G.; Mulibo, G. D.

    2014-12-01

    The volcanically active East African rift system in southern Kenya and northern Tanzania transects thick cratonic lithosphere, and comprises several basins characterized by deep crustal seismicity. The US-French-Tanzania-Kenya CRAFTI project aims to understand the role of magma and volatile movement during the initiation and evolution of rifting in cratonic lithosphere. Our 38-station broadband network spans all or parts of fault-bounded rift segments, enabling comparison of lithospheric structure, fault kinematics, and seismogenic layer thickness with age and proximity to the deeply rooted Archaen craton. Seismicity levels are high in all basins, but we find profound differences in seismogenic layer thickness along the length of the rift. Seismicity in the Manyara basin occurs almost exclusively within the lower crust, and in spatial clusters that have been active since 1990. In contrast, seismicity in the ~ 5 My older Magadi basin is localized in the upper crust, and the long border fault bounding the west side of the basin is seismically inactive. Between these two basins lies the Natron rift segment, which shows seismicity between ~ 20 and ~2 km depth, and high concentrations at Oldoinyo Lengai and Gelai volcanoes. Older volcanoes on the uplifted western flank (e.g., Ngorongoro) experience swarms of activity, suggesting that active magmatism and degassing are widespread. Focal mechanisms of the frequent earthquakes recorded across the array are spatially variable, and indicate a stress field strongly influenced by (1) Holocene volcanoes, (2) mechanical interactions between adjacent rift basins, and (3) a far-field ESE-WNW extensional stress regime. We explore the spatial correlation between zones of intense degassing along fault systems and seismicity, and examine the influence of high gas pressures on lower and upper crustal seismicity in this youthful cratonic rift zone.

  11. Magnetotelluric investigations of the lithosphere beneath the central Rae craton, mainland Nunavut, Canada

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    Spratt, Jessica E.; Skulski, Thomas; Craven, James A.; Jones, Alan G.; Snyder, David B.; Kiyan, Duygu

    2014-03-01

    New magnetotelluric soundings at 64 locations throughout the central Rae craton on mainland Nunavut constrain 2-D resistivity models of the crust and lithospheric mantle beneath three regional transects. Responses determined from colocated broadband and long-period magnetotelluric recording instruments enabled resistivity imaging to depths of > 300 km. Strike analysis and distortion decomposition on all data reveal a regional trend of 45-53°, but locally the geoelectric strike angle varies laterally and with depth. The 2-D models reveal a resistive upper crust to depths of 15-35 km that is underlain by a conductive layer that appears to be discontinuous at or near major mapped geological boundaries. Surface projections of the conductive layer coincide with areas of high grade, Archean metasedimentary rocks. Tectonic burial of these rocks and thickening of the crust occurred during the Paleoproterozoic Arrowsmith (2.3 Ga) and Trans-Hudson orogenies (1.85 Ga). Overall, the uppermost mantle of the Rae craton shows resistivity values that range from 3000 Ω m in the northeast (beneath Baffin Island and the Melville Peninsula) to 10,000 Ω m beneath the central Rae craton, to >50,000 Ω m in the south near the Hearne Domain. Near-vertical zones of reduced resistivity are identified within the uppermost mantle lithosphere that may be related to areas affected by mantle melt or metasomatism associated with emplacement of Hudsonian granites. A regional decrease in resistivities to values of 500 Ω m at depths of 180-220 km, increasing to 300 km near the southern margin of the Rae craton, is interpreted as the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary.

  12. Introduction to nickel sulfide orebodies and komatiites of the Black Swan area, Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia

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    Barnes, S. J.

    2004-11-01

    The Black Swan district, 70 km north east of Kalgoorlie in the Archaean Yilgarn Craton of Western Australia, hosts massive and disseminated nickel sulfide orebodies associated with komatiites. The host rocks and ores preserve some remarkable primary igneous features, which provide important clues as to the origin of komatiite-hosted nickel ores. The series of papers that follow report an extremely detailed study of the petrology, volcanology and geochemistry of these unusually well-preserved orebodies and their host rocks.

  13. Perfil dos usuários do Hiperdia de três unidades básicas de saúde do sul do Brasil Perfil de los usuarios registrados en el Hiperdia de tres unidades basicas de salud del Sur de Brasil Profile of users registered in Hiperdia three units of basic health South of Brazil

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    Lílian Moura de Lima

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    Full Text Available Objetivou-se descrever o perfil dos hipertensos e diabéticos cadastrados no sistema HiperDia do Ministério da Saúde em três unidades básicas do município de Pelotas, na região Sul do Rio Grande do Sul. Trata-se de um estudo transversal com abordagem quantitativa. Utilizou-se como instrumento de pesquisa um formulário baseado na ficha de cadastro do sistema HiperDia, que fornece informações importantes sobre a população atendida. Os dados coletados foram digitados no programa Epi-info 6.04 e analisados no software STATA 9.0. A população avaliada no estudo é predominantemente feminina, na faixa etária acima dos 50 anos. Os fatores de risco mais presentes foram o sobrepeso, o hábito de vida sedentário, a hereditariedade e como complicações crônicas as cardiovasculares. Concluiu-se que o perfil dos cadastrados é semelhante ao encontrado no banco de dados nacional do SisHiperDia.El objetivo fue describir el perfil de pacientes hipertensos y diabéticos inscritos en el sistema HIPERDIA del Ministerio de la Salud en tres unidades básicas de Pelotas en el sur de Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil. Estudio transversal con abordaje cuantitativo; se utilizó como herramienta de investigación un formulario basado en el registro del sistema HIPERDIA, este sistema proporciona informaciones importantes sobre la población atendida. Los datos recolectados fueron ingresados en el programa Epi-Info 6,04 y analizados en STATA 9.0. La población evaluada es predominantemente femenina, del grupo etario mayor de 50 años. Los factores de riesgo más presentes fueron sobrepeso, estilo de vida sedentario, herencia y complicaciones crónicas cardiovasculares. Se concluyó que el perfil de inscritos es similar a lo encontrado en la base de datos nacional de SisHiperDia.The objective was to describe the profile of hypertensive and diabetic patients registered in the HiperDia system of the Ministry of Health in three basic units of Pelotas in southern Rio

  14. An isotopic perspective on growth and differentiation of Proterozoic orogenic crust: From subduction magmatism to cratonization

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    Johnson, Simon P.; Korhonen, Fawna J.; Kirkland, Christopher L.; Cliff, John B.; Belousova, Elena A.; Sheppard, Stephen

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    The in situ chemical differentiation of continental crust ultimately leads to the long-term stability of the continents. This process, more commonly known as ‘cratonization’, is driven by deep crustal melting with the transfer of those melts to shallower regions resulting in a strongly chemically stratified crust, with a refractory, dehydrated lower portion overlain by a complementary enriched upper portion. Since the lower to mid portions of continental crust are rarely exposed, investigation of the cratonization process must be through indirect methods. In this study we use in situ Hf and O isotope compositions of both magmatic and inherited zircons from several felsic magmatic suites in the Capricorn Orogen of Western Australia to highlight the differentiation history (i.e. cratonization) of this portion of late Archean to Proterozoic orogenic crust. The Capricorn Orogen shows a distinct tectonomagmatic history that evolves from an active continental margin through to intracratonic reworking, ultimately leading to thermally stable crust that responds similarly to the bounding Archean Pilbara and Yilgarn Cratons.

  15. Constraints and/or determinants of return to sexual activity in the puerperium Condicionantes y/o determinantes del retorno a la actividad sexual en el puerperio Condicionantes e/ou determinantes do retorno à atividade sexual no puerpério

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    de salud, la vergüenza del propio cuerpo y las alteraciones en la libido. CONCLUSÍON: se considera fundamental que la temática de la anticoncepción sea abordada con la mujer/pareja durante el prenatal, para que tenga oportunidad de reflexionar y dialogar, antes del momento crítico en sí. OBJETIVO: identificar fatores que condicionam e/ou determinam o retorno das atividades sexuais no puerpério. MÉTODO: estudo exploratório e descritivo, desenvolvido em um hospital universitário do Sul do Brasil. Fizeram parte do estudo 15 puérperas que realizaram a consulta de enfermagem, no período de agosto a outubro de 2011. A coleta de dados aconteceu por entrevista semiestruturada, após o término da consulta, questionando-as quanto ao retorno da atividade sexual e às sensações envolvidas nesse processo. RESULTADOS: o medo de uma nova gravidez foi o principal determinante/condicionante do retorno sexual no pós-parto. Na análise temática despontou, como fatores condicionantes e/ou determinantes, o medo de sentir dor, a liberação do profissional de saúde, a vergonha do próprio corpo e as alterações na libido. CONCLUSÃO: considera-se fundamental que a temática da anticoncepção seja abordada com a mulher/casal durante o pré-natal, para que tenha oportunidade de reflexão e diálogo, anterior ao momento crítico em si.

  16. La agricultura en la Amazonia ribereña del río Ucayali: ¿una zona productiva pero poco rentable? A agricultura ribeirinha Amazônica do rio Ucayali: uma zona produtiva mas pouco rentável?

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    Ricardo A. Labarta

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    Full Text Available La riqueza de los suelos aluviales a lo largo de los ríos amazónicos permite altos rendimientos en los cultivos. En el Perú, esta característica ha sido sustento de propuestas que sugieren concentrar la agricultura amazónica en sus riberas. Sin embargo, la viabilidad económica de la agricultura ribereña sigue siendo desconocida. Este artículo usa un modelo agroeconómico y analiza la rentabilidad de la agricultura ribereña del río Ucayali en las cercanías de Pucallpa. Se da énfasis a la importancia de las distintas condiciones agronómicas y del mercadeo propias de la zona. Los resultados muestran que la rentabilidad de los sistemas agrícolas ribereños difiere con el tipo de tierra utilizado y con el carácter temporal o permanente de la actividad que realizan los agricultores. Además, la rentabilidad está condicionada a las variaciones propias de la agricultura ribereña, particularmente las inundaciones tempranas. Así los buenos rendimientos de sus suelos aluviales no garantizan la rentabilidad en todos sus cultivos y sistemas.A fertilidade dos solos aluviais ao longo dos rios da Amazônia resulta em altos rendimentos agrícolas. No Peru, esta característica tem levado à propostas de política que sugerem que se concentre a agricultura da Amazônia ao longo das costas dos rios. Contudo, a viabilidade econômica da agricultura ribeirinha é ainda desconhecida. O presente artigo usa um modelo agroeconômico para analisar a lucratividade deste tipo de agricultura no rio Ucayalinas proximidades de Pucallpa. Ênfase especial foi dada às condições de produção e comercialização na área. Os resultados mostram que a lucratividade dos sistemas de cultivo ribeirinhos variam de acordo com o tipo de solo em questão e a natureza temporal ou permanente das atividades dos agricultores. Ademais, esta lucratividade é condicionada pelas variações na agricultura ribeirinha, especialmente as enchentes prematuras dos rios. Deste modo

  17. Proterozoic biotite Rb-Sr dates in the northwestern part of the Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia

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    Libby, W.G.; De Laeter, J.R.; Armstrong, R.A.

    1999-01-01

    Rb-Sr dating of biotite in the northwestern corner of the Yilgarn Craton identified four areas with distinctive age ranges. Biotite in the northwestern area, which includes the Narryer Terrane and part of the Murchison Terrane, yields reset Rb-Sr dates of ca 1650 Ma. In the western area, along the margin of the craton, biotite has been reset to 629 Ma. Eastward of these areas, mainly in the Murchison Terrane, the modal biotite date is near 2450 Ma, though because of a skewed distribution the mean date is closer to 2300 Ma. Dates in a transition zone between the western and eastern areas range broadly between 2000 and 1000 Ma, averaging about 1775 Ma. The western area and the transition zone are continuous with analogous areas south of the limits of the present study. The 1650 Ma dates in the northwestern area are probably related to plutonic and tectonic activity of similar age in the Gascoyne Province to the north. They may represent cooling after thermal resetting during tectonic loading by southward thrust-stacking of slices of Narryer Terrane and allochthonous Palaeoproterozoic volcanic arc and back arc rocks during the Capricorn Orogeny. This episode of crustal shortening resulted from the collision of the Yilgarn and Pilbara Cratons to form the West Australian Craton. The dates reflect cooling associated with subsequent erosion-induced rebound. The 2450 Ma biotite dates of the eastern area are similar to biotite dates found over most of the Yilgarn Craton and represent a background upon which the later dates have been superimposed. The origin of dates in the western area is unknown but may be related to an associated dolerite dyke swarm or to possible thrusting from the west. There is some evidence of minor later intrusion of felsic hypabyssal rock between 2000 and 2200 Ma and localised shearing in the Narryer area at about 1350 to 1400 Ma. One small area near Yalgoo with biotite Rb-Sr dates near 2200 Ma may be co genetic with the Muggamurra Swarm of dolerite

  18. Moho Depth Variations in the Northeastern North China Craton Revealed by Receiver Function Imaging

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    Zhang, P.; Chen, L.; Yao, H.; Fang, L.

    2016-12-01

    The North China Craton (NCC), one of the oldest cratons in the world, has attracted wide attention in Earth Science for decades because of the unusual Mesozoic destruction of its cratonic lithosphere. Understanding the deep processes and mechanism of this craton destruction demands detailed knowledge about the deep structure of the region. In this study, we used two-year teleseismic receiver function data from the North China Seismic Array consisting of 200 broadband stations deployed in the northeastern NCC to image the Moho undulation of the region. A 2-D wave equation-based poststack depth migration method was employed to construct the structural images along 19 profiles, and a pseudo 3D crustal velocity model of the region based on previous ambient noise tomography and receiver function study was adopted in the migration. We considered both the Ps and PpPs phases, but in some cases we also conducted PpSs+PsPs migration using different back azimuth ranges of the data, and calculated the travel times of all the considered phases to constrain the Moho depths. By combining the structure images along the 19 profiles, we got a high-resolution Moho depth map beneath the northeastern NCC. Our results broadly consist with the results of previous active source studies [http://www.craton.cn/data], and show a good correlation of the Moho depths with geological and tectonic features. Generally, the Moho depths are distinctly different on the opposite sides of the North-South Gravity Lineament. The Moho in the west are deeper than 40 km and shows a rapid uplift from 40 km to 30 km beneath the Taihang Mountain Range in the middle. To the east in the Bohai Bay Basin, the Moho further shallows to 30-26 km depth and undulates by 3 km, coinciding well with the depressions and uplifts inside the basin. The Moho depth beneath the Yin-Yan Mountains in the north gradually decreases from 42 km in the west to 25 km in the east, varying much smoother than that to the south.

  19. ∼2.5 Ga late cratonisation events in Dharwar craton: insights from the gold mineralisation ages

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    Srinivasa Sarma, D.; Ram Mohan, M.; McNaughton, Neal

    2013-01-01

    The history of volcanism, granitic magmatism, and gold mineralization is defined by U-Pb geochronology of magmatic zircons and hydrothermal monazite and xenotime respectively. The felsic volcanic host rocks from Hutti greenstone belt have a U-Pb zircon age of 258 ±7 Ma, about 40 m.y. older than the age of gold mineralization at 2547±10 Ma determined from hydrothermal monazite in the Hutti gold deposit. The syntectonic Kavital granitoid in the Hutti greenstone belt has a U-Pb zircon age of 2545±7 Ma, which overlaps with the timing of gold deposition and is consistent with structural interpretations. Zircon U-Pb ages for a felsic volcanic rock (2,588±10 Ma) and an intrusive granite (e''2,555±6 Ma) in the Gadag greenstone belt in the Western Dharwar Craton. In situ U-Pb dating of monazite and xenotime in gold reefs of the Gadag (2,522±6 Ma) and Ajjanahalli (2,520±9 Ma) gold deposits reveal a previously undated episode of gold mineralization at 2.52 Ga, substantially younger than the 2.55 Ga Hutti deposit in the eastern Dharwar Craton. The Hutti, Gadag and Ajjanahalli gold geochronology suggests that gold mineralization occurred throughout the Dharwar craton some 80 to 120 m.y. later than the major peak of Late Archean world-class orogenic gold mineralization in most other Archean cratons. Although gold mineralization across the craton postdates most of the magmatic activity and metamorphism at upper crustal levels, widespread thermal reworking of the lower middle crust, involving partial melting, metamorphism, and lower crustal granitoid intrusion, occurred concurrently with gold mineralization. It is likely that the large-scale hydrothermal fluid flow that produced widespread gold deposition was also part of this tectono-thermal event during the final stages of cratonization of the Dharwar Craton in southern India. (author)

  20. Variabilidad morfológica craneofacial en el valle inferior del Rio Negro: implicaciones para el análisis de la dinámica poblacional en nordpatagonia y en el sudeste de la Región Pampeana

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    Pérez, Sergio Iván

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    Full Text Available Recientemente se propuso, en base a distintas líneas de evidencia arqueológica y bioarqueológica, que los grupos humanos que habitaron el Sudeste de la Región Pampeana en distintos momentos del Holoceno fueron poblaciones locales pertenecientes a metapoblaciones alocrónicas, con un rango de distribución geográfica desconocido, pero que probablemente abarcó regiones vecinas como el norte de la Pampa Húmeda, Pampa Seca, Sierras Centrales y el norte de Patagonia. Con el fin de poner a prueba tales hipótesis, se diseñó una investigación orientada a establecer, en cada caso, el grado de similitud morfológica a nivel craneofacial (tamaño y forma, mediante análisis discriminante aplicado a variables Howellianas. En una primera etapa se analizaron muestras masculinas y femeninas provenientes del valle inferior del Río Negro (colección del Museo de La Plata; n= 133, de cronología desconocida, y muestras diacrónicas del Sudeste de la Región Pampeana, con cronología determinada radiocarbónicamente (n= 36. Los resultados preliminares muestran que: a gran parte de la variabilidad registrada en la muestra de Río Negro tiene su correlato en la registrada en la Región Pampeana, lo que sugiere una estrecha relación biológica entre los habitantes prehispánicos de estas dos regiones, y b la muestra del valle del Río Negro está probablemente integrada por individuos correspondientes a distintos momentos del Holoceno.

  1. Impacto de la Capacitación del Personal en la Productividad Empresarial // Impact of Training Employees on Enterprise Productivity // Impacto da Formação de Funcionários sobre a Produtividade da Empresa

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    Angie Stefani Caro Ballestas

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    Full Text Available Esta investigación tiene como objetivo principal evidenciar cuál es el impacto de la capacitación del personal en la productividad de la mano de obra del hipermercado en estudio. Para el desarrollo de esta investigación se tomó como objeto de estudio del área de puntos de pago del hipermercado, partiendo de la realización de un comité con los colaboradores del área a estudiar, con el fin de definir las causas de descuadres; utilizando informes de ventas y descuadres, se recopilaron los datos correspondientes a los años 2014, 2015 y 2016, así como costos de mano de obra y herramientas que fueron adquiridas durante este tiempo en la organización. Los resultados de la medición de la productividad parcial en el área de puntos de pago demostraron que la implementación de un programa de capacitación continua incide de manera positiva en la productividad. Adicionalmente se pueden observar los resultados obtenidos de las capacitaciones apoyadas de herramientas tecnológicas en la disminución de los descuadres, que son el principal problema del área estudiada.

  2. A enfermagem de saúde pública no Distrito Federal: a influência do relatório Goldmark (1923 A 1927 La enfermería de salud publica en el Distrito Federal: la influencia del relato goldmark (1923 hasta 1927 The public health nursing in the Distrito Federal: the influence of the goldmark report (1923 to 1927

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    Mary Ann Menezes Freire

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    Full Text Available Estudo histórico-social, embasado na análise documental. Investiga as influências do Relatório Goldmark na organização da enfermagem de saúde pública, após o processo da Reforma Carlos Chagas, de 1923 a 1927. Objetivos: identificar as circunstâncias em que se deram as primeiras propostas para organizar a enfermagem de saúde pública durante a Reforma Carlos Chagas; analisar as implicações do Relatório Goldmark para a organização do saber e do fazer na enfermagem de saúde pública, na Capital da República, na década de 1920. Podemos citar como uma das implicações do Relatório Goldmark na organização da enfermagem de saúde pública no Distrito Federal a alteração do Standard Curriculum, adotado pela Escola de Enfermagem do Departamento Nacional de Saúde Pública, diante de uma de suas questões centrais, que procurou produzir um equilíbrio no ensino teórico-prático, o que provocou reflexos no saber e no fazer das enfermeiras de saúde pública.Estudio histórico-social basado en el análisis documental. Investiga las influencias del Relato Goldmark en la enfermería de salud publica después del proceso de la Reforma Carlos Chagas, 1923 - 1927. Objetivos: Identificar las condiciones en que ocurrieron las primeras propuestas para organizar la enfermería de salud publica en la Reforma Carlos Chagas; Analizar las implicaciones del Relato Goldmark para la organización de lo saber y de lo hacer en la enfermería de salud publica en la Capital de la Republica en la década de 1920. Podemos citar cómo una de las implicaciones del Relato Goldmark en la organización de la enfermería de salud publica en el Distrito Federal la alteración del "Standart Curriculum", adoptado por la Escuela de Enfermería del Departamento Nacional de Salud Publica, frente una de sus cuestiones centrales que intent�� producir un equilibrio en la enseñanza teórica y practica, lo que causó reflejo en lo saber y el que hacer de las

  3. Social representations of the Brazilian national health care system in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, according to the structural approach Representaciones sociales del sistema único de salud en el municipio de Río de Janero, Brasil, según el enfoque estructural As representações sociais do sistema único de saúde no município do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, segundo a abordagem estrutural

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    Antonio Marcos Tosoli Gomes

    2008-02-01

    Full Text Available The Brazilian National Health Care System The Single Health System (SHS [SUS-Sistema Único de Saúde] faces difficulties for its effective implementation. This paper aims to characterize the contents and the social representation structure of the Brazilian health care system among health care professionals in the city of Rio de Janeiro. The concept of social memory and the theory of social representation were adopted as frameworks. Five health care institutions were included in this research, with 100 professionals altogether. The free-association technique was used to collect data and the EVOC 2003 software was used analyzed for data analysis. The results signal to a central nucleus, characterized by negative attitudes regarding the SUS. In the contrast area, there is a negative attitude towards the effectiveness of the system and a positive attitude towards the care provided to service users, also showing other principles. At its periphery, the implementation of new opinions about the representation could be observed. It is concluded that the professionals present social representations that recognize the SUS as a new system, eliciting negative attitudes among the professionals, and that is in a process of formation or progressive transformation, raising judgments about the pertinence of the system's principles.El sistema único de salud (SUS enfrenta dificultades para una efectiva implementación. Este estudio tiene por objetivo caracterizar los contenidos y la estructura de las representaciones profesionales sobre la implementación del SUS en la ciudad de Río de Janeiro. Fueron adoptadas como guías la Teoría de Representación y Memoria Social, desarrolladas en cinco instituciones con cien profesionales. Los datos fueron recolectados a través de narraciones espontáneas y posteriormente analizados por el software EVOC2000. Los resultados muestran un núcleo central que se caracterizan por actitudes negativas frente al SUS. En el

  4. Sensibilidade e especificidade de critérios de classificação do índice de massa corporal em adolescentes Sensibilidad y especificidad de criterios de clasificación del índice de masa corporal en adolescentes Sensitivity and specificity of criteria for classifying body mass index in adolescents

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    José Cazuza de Farias Júnior

    2009-02-01

    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Estimar a prevalência de excesso de peso em adolescentes conforme critérios de classificação do índice de massa corporal (IMC e respectivas sensibilidade e especificidade. MÉTODOS: Foram realizadas medidas de peso, estatura e dobras cutâneas, subescapular e triciptal, em 934 adolescentes (masculino= 462 e feminino= 472 de 14 a 18 anos de idade (média= 16,2; dp= 1,0 da cidade de Florianópolis (SC, em 2001. O percentual de gordura estimado a partir das dobras cutâneas (e"25% no masculino e e"30% no feminino foi utilizado como critério padrão-ouro para determinar a sensibilidade e especificidade dos critérios de classificação do IMC em adolescentes. RESULTADOS: A aplicação de diferentes pontos de corte de classificação do IMC, em geral, resultou em prevalências de excesso de peso similares (p>0,05. A sensibilidade dos critérios avaliados foi elevada nos adolescentes do sexo masculino (85,4% a 91,7% e baixa nas do sexo feminino (33,8% a 52,8%. A especificidade foi elevada em todos os critérios, para ambos os sexos (83,6% a 98,8%. CONCLUSÕES: As estimativas de prevalência de excesso de peso pelos critérios de classificação do IMC em adolescentes foram similares e apresentaram especificidade elevada para ambos os sexos, mas baixa sensibilidade nos adolescentes do sexo feminino.OBJETIVO: Estimar la prevalencia de exceso de peso en adolescentes conforme criterios de clasificación del índice de masa corporal (IMC y respectivas sensibilidad y especificidad. MÉTODOS: Fueron realizadas medidas de peso, estatura y pliegues cutáneos, subescapular y triciptal, en 934 adolescentes (masculino= 462 y femenino= 472 de 14 a 18 años de edad (promedio= 16,2; dp=1,0 de la ciudad de Florianópolis (Sur de Brasil, en 2001. El porcentaje de gordura estimado a partir de los pliegues cutáneos (?25% en el masculino y ?30% en el femenino fue utilizado como criterio estándar-oro para determinar la sensibilidad y especificidad de los

  5. Análise do comportamento do hemometabolismo cerebral durante endarterectomia carotídea com pinçamento transitório Análisis del comportamiento del hemometabolismo cerebral durante endarterectomia carotídea con pinzamiento transitorio Analysis of brain hemometabolism behavior during carotid endarterectomy with temporary clamping

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    Gastão Fernandes Duval Neto

    2004-04-01

    Full Text Available JUSTIFICATIVA E OBJETIVOS: A endarterectomia carotídea com pinçamento transitório altera a relação entre o fluxo sangüíneo cerebral e a demanda metabólica cerebral de oxigênio, com conseqüente geração de uma tendência a hipóxia oliguêmica ou desacoplamento hemometabólico. O objetivo do presente estudo foi identificar as alterações do hemometabolismo cerebral, avaliados através das alterações da saturação da oxihemoglobina no bulbo da veia jugular interna (SjO2, durante endarterectomia carotídea com pinçamento, correlacionando essas alterações com fatores com potencialidade de interferir com as mesmas, principalmente a pressão de CO2 expirada (P ET CO2 e a pressão de perfusão cerebral (PPC. MÉTODO: Participaram do estudo 16 pacientes com doença estenosante unilateral e submetidos a pinçamento arterial transitório durante endarterectomia carotídea. Os parâmetros monitorizados (saturação da oxihemoglobina no bulbo da veia jugular interna, stump pressure e a pressão de CO2 expirado foram analisados nos seguintes momentos: M1 - pré-pinçamento; M2 - 3 minutos pós-pinçamento; M3 - pré- despinçamento; M4 - pós-despinçamento. RESULTADOS: A comparação entre a SjO2 (%, Média ± DP nos períodos estudados evidenciou uma diferença entre a registrada nos momentos M1 (52,25 ± 7,87 e M2 (47,43 ± 9,19. Essa redução inicial estabilizou-se durante o pinçamento transitório, com diminuição na comparação entre M2 e M3 (46,56 ± 9,25, sem significado estatístico (p = ns. Na fase pós-despinçamento, M4 (47,68 ± 9,12, a média da SjO2 apresentou uma elevação, quando comparada com os momentos de pinçamento M2 e M3, ainda inferior ao momento pré-pinçamento M1 (M4 x M1 - p JUSTIFICATIVA Y OBJETIVOS: La endarterectomia carotídea con pinzamiento transitorio altera la relación entre el flujo sanguíneo cerebral y la demanda metabólica cerebral de oxígeno, con consecuente generación de una tendencia a

  6. Evaluation of products and services of a nursing library: user satisfaction Evaluación de los productos y servicios en una biblioteca de enfermería: satisfacción del usuario Avaliação dos produtos e serviços de uma biblioteca de enfermagem: satisfação do usuário

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    Sheila Kátia Cozin

    2008-08-01

    Full Text Available The goal of the study was to evaluate the quality of the services provided by the library at the Nursing School of the University of São Paulo. A questionnaire evaluating users' satisfaction with the service was employed, covering five quality components: tangibles, reliability, responsiveness, assurance and empathy. The Satisfaction Rate was calculated through the degree of importance in relation to satisfaction. The analysis of the open-ended answers was quanti-qualitative. For Reliability and Empathy, the users showed dissatisfaction with the training for bibliographic research and the librarian's willingness to meet the clients' information needs, respectively. Responsiveness did not fully satisfy the users, disagreeing with the providers. However, both agreed that the archives are outdated. Among the tangible aspects, equipment and noise were criticized most often. The results show that the library offers good service quality to its users.El estudio tuvo por objetivo evaluar la calidad de la atención en la biblioteca de la Escuela de Enfermería de la Universidad de São Paulo. Se utilizó un cuestionario que evalúa la satisfacción del usuario a través de cinco componentes de calidad: tangible, confiable, receptivo, seguridad y empatía. La Tasa de Satisfacción se calculó mediante la razón entre el grado de importancia y satisfacción. El análisis de las preguntas abiertas fue cuanti-cualitativo. En Confiabilidad y Empatía, los usuarios se mostraron insatisfechos con los entrenamientos para búsqueda bibliográfica y sobre el empeño del empleado para atender las necesidades de los clientes. Los usuarios no estuvieron plenamente satisfechos con la receptividad, sin embargo ambos concordaron que la bibliografía estaba desactualizada. Dentro de los aspectos tangibles, los equipos y el ruido fueron los más criticados. Los resultados demostraron que la biblioteca ofrece servicio de calidad a sus usuarios.O estudo teve por objetivo

  7. Instrumento para classificação de pacientes: opinião de usuários e análise de indicadores de cuidado Instrumento para clasificación de pacientes: opinión de los usuarios y análisis de indicadores del cuidado Instrument for patient classification: users' opinions and analisys of healthcare indicators

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    Marcia Galan Perroca

    2008-12-01

    Full Text Available Esta pesquisa descritiva foi conduzida com o intuito de: 1.investigar a opinião de usuários sobre um instrumento de classificação de pacientes; e 2. analisar os indicadores de cuidados que mais contribuem para a classificação dos pacientes nas diferentes categorias de cuidados. A opinião dos 24 usuários foi obtida por meio de questionário. O instrumento de classificação foi aplicado em 796 pacientes em um hospital de ensino no interior do Estado de São Paulo, no período de setembro de 2006 a maio de 2007. Para o tratamento estatístico, utilizou-se a Análise de Componentes Principais (ACP e Análise Discriminante. Os usuários investigados mostraram-se satisfeitos com o instrumento utilizado, mas apontaram uma tendência do mesmo à subestimar a categoria de cuidados à qual o paciente pertence. Os resultados evidenciaram os indicadores Terapêutica, Cuidado Corporal, Educação à Saúde e Integridade Cutâneo-Mucosa como aqueles com maior capacidade discriminatória. A classificação correta dos pacientes variou de 89,8% (cuidados semi-intensivos a 95,6% (cuidados intensivos.Investigación descriptiva conducida con la intención de: 1.investigar la opinión de los usuarios con relación a un instrumento de clasificación de pacientes y 2. analizar los indicadores de cuidados que más contribuyeron para clasificar pacientes en sus diferentes categorías de cuidados. La opinión de los 24 usuarios fue obtenida a través de un cuestionario. El instrumento de clasificación fue aplicado en 796 pacientes de un hospital de enseñanza del interior de São Paulo, durante setiembre del 2006 a mayo del 2007. El análisis estadístico realizado por Análisis de Componentes Principales (ACP y Discriminativo. Los usuarios se mostraron satisfechos con el instrumento utilizado, sin embargo indicaron una tendencia del mismo para subestimar la categoría de cuidado al cual el paciente pertenece. Los resultados mostraron los indicadores: Terap

  8. Tendência da mortalidade por doenças do aparelho circulatório no Brasil: 1950 a 2000 Tendencia de la mortalidad por enfermedades del aparato circulatorio en Brasil: 1950 a 2000 Mortality trends due to circulatory system diseases in Brazil: 1950 to 2000

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    Eduarda Ângela Pessoa Cesse

    2009-11-01

    Full Text Available FUNDAMENTO: As doenças do aparelho circulatório (DAC, um dos mais importantes problemas de saúde da atualidade, apesar de proporcionalmente ainda liderarem as estatísticas de morbi-mortalidade, começam a apresentar tendência declinante da mortalidade em diversos países. OBJETIVO: Analisar a tendência da mortalidade por DAC nas capitais brasileiras, no período de 1950 a 2000. MÉTODOS: Estudo de série temporal das razões de mortalidade padronizadas por DAC. Utilizamos dados secundários de óbitos dos anuários estatísticos do IBGE e do Sistema de Informação de Mortalidade. Realizamos análise de tendência linear das razões de mortalidade padronizadas por DAC nas capitais brasileiras que apresentaram séries completas de mortalidade, considerando os anos censitários do período do estudo (1950 a 2000. RESULTADOS: Apesar de proporcionalmente as DAC representarem a primeira causa de óbito na população brasileira, bem como apresentarem crescimento proporcional no período de análise deste estudo, o risco de óbito, representado pelas razões de mortalidade padronizadas, apresenta-se em decréscimo, particularmente a partir da década de 80. Destacam-se as cidades de Fortaleza, Salvador, Belo Horizonte, Rio de Janeiro e São Paulo, que apresentam razões de mortalidade padronizadas elevadas, porém em decréscimo (p FUNDAMENTO: Las enfermedades del aparato circulatorio (EAC, uno de los problemas más importantes de salud de la actualidad, pese a que aún lideran proporcionalmente las estadísticas de morbimortalidad, comienzan a mostrar una tendencia declinante en la mortalidad en diversos países. OBJETIVO: Analizar la tendencia de la mortalidad por EAC en las capitales brasileñas, en el período de 1950 a 2000. MÉTODOS: Estudio de serie temporal de las razones de mortalidad estandarizadas para EAC. Utilizamos datos secundarios de óbitos de los anuarios estadísticos del IBGE y del Sistema de Información de Mortalidad

  9. Una breve descripción de la vegetación, con especial énfasis en las pioneras intermedias de los bosques secos de la Jagua, en la cuenca alta del Rio Magdalena en el Huila

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    William Gerardo Vargas

    2015-01-01

    Full Text Available Se revisó la información existente sobre la flora de los bosques secos del sur del departamento del Huila, con especial interés en la de La Jagua y sus alrededores con el fin de identificar especies pioneras intermedias que puedan apoyar procesos de restauración ecológica y conservación de la biodiversidad. Para los bosques secos del departamento se identificaron 203 especies pioneras intermedias distribuidas en 123 géneros y 45 familias botánicas, mientras que para La Jagua 153 especies agrupadas en 109 géneros y 42 familias, entre las que sobresalen Fabaceae,  Rubiaceae, Malvaceae, Moraceae y Anacardiaceae. Se proponen 85 especies consideradas claves para procesos de conservación, la restauración de los ecosistemas secos de la región dirigida a la generación de hábitat y de conectividad, la producción de recursos para la fauna, así como la producción de leña y madera para las comunidades dentro de un modelo de herramientas de manejo del paisaje.

  10. Síndrome de Burnout em trabalhadores de enfermagem de um pronto socorro de hospital universitário Síndrome de Burnout en trabajadores de enfermería del servicio de emergencia de un hospital universitario Burnout Syndrome among nursing staff from an emergency department of a hniversity hospital

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    Denise Albieri Jodas

    2009-01-01

    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Investigar sinais e sintomas de burnout em trabalhadores de enfermagem de um Pronto Socorro de Hospital Universitário correlacionando-os com fatores preditores. MÉTODOS: Estudo descritivo quantitativo, com 61 trabalhadores de enfermagem. Utilizou-se um questionário estruturado, auto-aplicável, acrescido do instrumento Maslach Burnout Inventory. A análise dos dados foi feita através do Epiinfo 2004. RESULTADOS: Dos 61 trabalhadores que participaram do estudo, 8,2% apresentavam manifestações de burnout, todos do sexo feminino, 54,1% possuiam alto risco para manifestação de burnout e 37,7% eram de baixo risco de manifestação da doença. Fatores como o não reconhecimento e incentivo ao desenvolvimento profissional estão relacionados com este diagnóstico. CONCLUSÕES: A dinâmica organizacional de um Pronto Socorro gera uma sobrecarga e tensão ocupacional sendo necessário desenvolver estratégias de reorganização do processo de trabalho diminuindo fontes de estresse.OBJETIVO: Investigar signos y síntomas de burnout en trabajadores de enfermería del servicio de emergencia de un Hospital Universitario correlacionándolos con factores de predicción. MÉTODOS: Se trata de un estudio descriptivo cuantitativo, realizado con 61 trabajadores de enfermería. Se utilizó un cuestionario estructurado, auto-aplicable, además del instrumento Maslach Burnout Inventory. El análisis de los datos se realizó por medio del Epiinfo 2004. RESULTADOS: De los 61 trabajadores que participaron en el estudio, el 8,2% presentaba manifestaciones de burnout, todos del sexo femenino, el 54,1% poseía alto riesgo para manifestación de burnout y el 37,7% era de bajo riesgo de manifestación de la enfermedad. Factores como la falta de reconocimiento e incentivo al desarrollo profesional están relacionados con este diagnóstico. CONCLUSIONES: La dinámica organizacional de un servicio de emergencia genera sobrecarga y tensión ocupacional siendo

  11. Domestic violence against women from the perspective of the community health agent Violencia doméstica contra la mujer en la visión del agente comunitario de salud Violência doméstica contra a mulher na visão do agente comunitário de saúde

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    Rosa Maria Godoy Serpa da Fonseca

    2009-12-01

    es necesario ampliar el espacio de discusión del problema, propiciando la introducción de la perspectiva de género en el reconocimiento y en la atención a las mujeres.Trata-se de pesquisa sobre a visão do agente comunitário de saúde acerca da violência contra a mulher e as práticas cuidativas correspondentes, desenvolvidas no nível da atenção básica de saúde. Teve como objetivo compreender o posicionamento e as práticas cuidativas no cotidiano do trabalho em saúde, para subsidiar processos de qualificação do trabalhador a respeito do tema. O referencial teórico-metodológico foi a violência de gênero como construto social e a ideologia como produto social e norteador das práticas de saúde. A coleta de dados foi realizada mediante aplicação de questionário com perguntas fechadas, acerca do posicionamento diante de fatos da realidade assistencial. Os resultados mostraram posições e concepções majoritariamente apoiadas no senso comum, ou seja, nada diferindo das mulheres vítimas de violência ou leigos em geral, levando à conclusão de que é necessário ampliar o espaço de discussão do problema, propiciando a introdução da perspectiva de gênero no reconhecimento e no atendimento às mulheres.

  12. CHEK2 1100DELC germline mutation: a frequency study in hereditary breast and colon cancer Brazilian families Mutação germinativa 1100delC no gene CHEK2: estudo da frequência em famílias brasileiras com câncer de mama e cólon hereditários

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    Jamile Abud

    2012-12-01

    aumentado de câncer de mama contralateral em mulheres previamente afetadas pela doença. Cerca de 5%-10% de todos os cânceres de mama e colorretais estão associados a predisposição hereditária e o seu reconhecimento é de grande importância para o aconselhamento genético e gestão do risco de câncer. OBJETIVOS: Neste estudo foi avaliada a frequência da mutação germinativa 1100delC no gene CHEK2 em 59 diferentes indivíduos brasileiros com critérios clínicos para a síndrome de câncer de mama e cólon hereditários. MÉTODO: Utilizamos como estratégia a realização do PCR de longo alcance seguido de sequenciamento. RESULTADOS: A mutação 1100delC foi encontrada em um indivíduo (1,7%, indicando que esta mutação germinativa não é comumente encontrada em famílias brasileiras com múltiplos diagnósticos de câncer de mama e câncer colorretal. CONCLUSÃO: Estes resultados devem ser confirmados em uma série maior de famílias, e estudos adicionais devem ser realizados para investigar a patologia molecular do fenótipo HBCC.

  13. Avaliação da qualidade de vida em pacientes com escoliose idiopática do adolescente após tratamento cirúrgico pelo questionário SF-36 Evaluación de la calidad de vida en pacientes con escoliosis idiopática del adolescente después del tratamiento quirúrgico por el cuestionario SF-36 Health-related quality of life in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis after surgical treatment by SF-36

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    Luciano Temporal Borges Cabral

    2009-09-01

    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: avaliar os pacientes com escoliose idiopática do adolescente após tratamento cirúrgico, pelo questionário SF-36, comparando-os com questionário realizado no pré-operatório. MÉTODOS: entre Fevereiro de 2004 a Março de 2006 foram selecionados 28 pacientes com escoliose idiopática do adolescente, tratados cirurgicamente pela equipe de cirurgia da coluna do Hospital Mário Covas, em Santo André. Todos os pacientes foram submetidos ao tratamento cirúrgico por via posterior e artrodese com instrumentação de terceira geração. Estes pacientes possuíam descompensação do tronco e mensuração do ângulo de Cobb maior que 50º para indicação cirúrgica. Todos eles foram submetidos ao questionário SF-36 no pré-operatório, este foi repetido em um mês, seis meses, um ano e dois anos após o tratamento cirúrgico. Foi utilizado o programa SPSS (Statistical Package for Social Sciences, versão 13.0, para a análise estatística dos casos. RESULTADOS: houve diferença estatística significante em quatro domínios do SF-36: capacidade funcional, dor, aspecto social e limitação por aspectos físicos. Nos domínios saúde mental, limitação por aspectos emocionais, vitalidade e estado geral de saúde não houve diferença estatística entre os momentos observados. CONCLUSÃO: neste estudo, os pacientes com escoliose idiopática do adolescente, submetidos a tratamento cirúrgico para correção da deformidade, obtiveram melhora da qualidade de vida em aspectos físicos avaliados por meio do questionário SF-36.OBJETIVO: evaluar los pacientes con escoliosis idiopática del adolescente después del tratamiento quirúrgico por medio del cuestionario SF-36, comparándolos con el cuestionario realizado pre operatoriamente. MÉTODOS: entre Febrero de 2004 a Marzo de 2006 fueron seleccionados 28 pacientes con escoliosis idiopática del adolescente tratados quirúrgicamente por el equipo de cirugía de la columna del Hospital Mário

  14. Bouguer images of the North American craton and its structural evolution

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    Arvidson, R. E.; Bowring, S.; Eddy, M.; Guinness, E.; Leff, C.; Bindschadler, D.

    1984-01-01

    Digital image processing techniques have been used to generate Bouguer images of the North American craton that diplay more of the granularity inherent in the data as compared with existing contour maps. A dominant NW-SE linear trend of highs and lows can be seen extending from South Dakota, through Nebraska, and into Missouri. The structural trend cuts across the major Precambrian boundary in Missouri, separating younger granites and rhyolites from older sheared granites and gneisses. This trend is probably related to features created during an early and perhaps initial episode of crustal assembly by collisional processes. The younger granitic materials are probably a thin cover over an older crust.

  15. Major element composition of the lithospheric mantle under the North Atlantic craton

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    Bizzarro, Martin; Stevenson, R.K.

    2003-01-01

    nature of the Sarfartoq mantle showing comparable degrees of depletion to other cratonic roots. Modal analyses indicate that the Sarfartoq mantle is not typified by the orthopyroxene enrichment observed in the Kaapvaal root, but shows more affinity with the Canadian Arctic (Somerset Island), Tanzania...... is compositionally layered as follows: (1) an internally stratified upper layer (70 to 180 km) consisting of coarse, un-deformed, refractory garnet-bearing and garnet-free peridotites and, (2) a lower layer (180 to 225 km) characterized by fertile, CPX-bearing, porphyroclastic garnet lherzolites. The stratification...

  16. Sulfur and lead isotope characteristics of the Pontes e Lacerda gold deposits, SW Amazonian Craton Brazil

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    Geraldes, M.C.; Tassinari, C.C.G.; Babinski; M; Iyer, S

    2001-01-01

    This work deals with the characterization of the S and Pb isotope signatures in sulfides from the Pontes e Lacerda mesothermal gold deposits located in the SW sector of Amazonian craton. Stable and radiogenic isotopes have played an important role in the study of ore deposited and hydrothermal processes and they are most useful when can be used together. The purpose of this study is to constrain the sources and the mechanisms of gold deposition in Pontes e Lacerda region which may be a helpful contribution to an exploratory model in the area (au)

  17. Accretionary Tectonics of Rock Complexes in the Western Margin of the Siberian Craton

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    Likhanov, I. I.; Nozhkin, A. D.; Savko, K. A.

    2018-01-01

    The geological, geochemical, and isotope-geochronological evidence of the events at the final stage of the Neoproterozoic history of the Yenisei Range is considered (beginning from the formation of fragments of the oceanic crust in the region and their accretion to the Siberian Craton until the postaccretionary stage of crustal tension and onset of the Caledonian orogeny). Based on an analysis of new data on the petrogeochemical composition, age, and geodynamic nature of the formation of contrasting rocks in the composition of tectonic mélange of the Near-Yenisei (Prieniseiskaya) regional shear zone, we have found the chronological sequence of events that marks the early stages of the Paleoasian Ocean evolution in the zone of its junction with the Siberian Craton. These events are documented by the continental marginal, ophiolitic, and island-arc geological complexes, each of which has different geochemical features. The most ancient structures are represented by fragments of oceanic crust and island arcs from the Isakovka terrane (700-620 Ma). The age of glaucophane-schist metamorphic units that formed in the paleosubduction zone corresponds to the time interval of 640-620 Ma. The formation of high-pressure tectonites in the suture zone, about 600 Ma in age, marks the finishing stage of accretion of the Isakovka block to the western margin of the Siberian Craton. The final events in the early history of the Asian Paleoocean were related to the formation of Late Vendian riftogenic amygdaloidal basalts (572 ± 6.5 Ma) and intrusion of postcollisional leucogranites of the Osinovka massif (550-540 Ma), which intruded earlier fragments of the oceanic crust in the Isakovka terrane. These data allow us to refine the Late Precambrian stratigraphic scheme in the northwestern Trans-Angarian part of the Yenisei Range and the evolutionary features of the Sayan-Yenisei accretionary belt. The revealed Late Neoproterozoic landmarks of the evolution of the Isakovka terrane are

  18. Lateral heterogeneity and vertical stratification of cratonic lithospheric keels: examples from Europe, Siberia, and North America

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    Artemieva, Irina; Cherepanova, Yulia; Herceg, Matija

    of the Precambrian lithosphere based on surface heat flow data, (ii) non-thermal part of upper mantle seismic velocity heterogeneity based on a joint analysis of thermal and seismic tomography data, and (iii) lithosphere density heterogeneity as constrained by free-board and satellite gravity data. The latter...... of the Gondwanaland does not presently exceed 250 km depth. An analysis of temperature-corrected seismic velocity structure indicates strong vertical and lateral heterogeneity of the cratonic lithospheric mantle, with a pronounced stratification in many Precambrian terranes; the latter is supported by xenolith data...

  19. Neoarchean granite-greenstone belts and related ore mineralization in the North China Craton: An overview

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    Li Tang

    2018-05-01

    Full Text Available Tectonic processes involving amalgamations of microblocks along zones of ocean closure represented by granite-greenstone belts (GGB were fundamental in building the Earth's early continents. The crustal growth and cratonization of the North China Craton (NCC are correlated to the amalgamation of microblocks welded by 2.75–2.6 Ga and ∼2.5 Ga GGBs. The lithological assemblages in the GGBs are broadly represented by volcano-sedimentary sequences, subduction-collision related granitoids and bimodal volcanic rocks (basalt and dacite interlayered with minor komatiites and calc-alkalic volcanic rocks (basalt, andesite and felsic rock. The geochemical features of meta-basalts in the major GGBs of the NCC display affinity with N-MORB, E-MORB, OIB and calc-alkaline basalt, suggesting that the microblocks were separated by oceanic realm. The granitoid rocks display arc signature with enrichment of LILE (K, Rb, Sr, Ba and LREE, and depletion of HFSE (Nb, Ta, Th, U, Ti and HREE, and fall in the VAG field. The major mineralization includes Neoarchean BIF-type iron and VMS-type Cu-Zb deposits and these, together with the associated supracrustal rocks possibly formed in back-arc basins or arc-related oceanic slab subduction setting with or without input from mantle plumes. The 2.75–2.60 Ga TTG rocks, komatiites, meta-basalts and metasedimentary rocks in the Yanlingguan GGB are correlated to the upwelling mantle plume with eruption close to the continental margin within an ocean basin. The volcano-sedimentary rocks and granitoid rocks in the late Neoarchean GGBs display formation ages of 2.60–2.48 Ga, followed by metamorphism at 2.52–2.47 Ga, corresponding to a typical modern-style subduction-collision system operating at the dawn of Proterozoic. The late Neoarchean komatiite (Dongwufenzi GGB, sanukitoid (Dongwufenzi GGB and Western Shandong GGB, BIF (Zunhua GGB and VMS deposit (Hongtoushan-Qingyuan-Helong GGB have closer connection to a combined

  20. Updating the Geologic Barcodes for South China: Discovery of Late Archean Banded Iron Formations in the Yangtze Craton.

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    Ye, Hui; Wu, Chang-Zhi; Yang, Tao; Santosh, M; Yao, Xi-Zhu; Gao, Bing-Fei; Wang, Xiao-Lei; Li, Weiqiang

    2017-11-08

    Banded iron formations (BIFs) in Archean cratons provide important "geologic barcodes" for the global correlation of Precambrian sedimentary records. Here we report the first finding of late Archean BIFs from the Yangtze Craton, one of largest Precambrian blocks in East Asia with an evolutionary history of over 3.3 Ga. The Yingshan iron deposit at the northeastern margin of the Yangtze Craton, displays typical features of BIF, including: (i) alternating Si-rich and Fe-rich bands at sub-mm to meter scales; (ii) high SiO 2  + Fe 2 O 3total contents (average 90.6 wt.%) and Fe/Ti ratios (average 489); (iii) relative enrichment of heavy rare earth elements and positive Eu anomalies (average 1.42); (iv) and sedimentary Fe isotope compositions (δ 56 Fe IRMM-014 as low as -0.36‰). The depositional age of the BIF is constrained at ~2464 ± 24 Ma based on U-Pb dating of zircon grains from a migmatite sample of a volcanic protolith that conformably overlied the Yingshan BIF. The BIF was intruded by Neoproterozoic (805.9 ± 4.7 Ma) granitoids that are unique in the Yangtze Craton but absent in the North China Craton to the north. The discovery of the Yingshan BIF provides new constraints for the tectonic evolution of the Yangtze Craton and has important implications in the reconstruction of Pre-Nuna/Columbia supercontinent configurations.

  1. 207Pb-206Pb zircon ages of eastern and western Dharwar craton, southern India : Evidence for contemporaneous Archaean crust

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    Maibam, B.; Goswami, J. N.; Srinivasan, R.

    2009-04-01

    Dharwar craton is one of the major Archaean crustal blocks in the Indian subcontinent. The craton is comprised of two blocks, western and eastern. The western domain is underlain by orthogneisses and granodiorites (ca. 2.9-3.3 Ga) collectively termed as Peninsular Gneiss [e.g., 1] interspersed with older tracts of metasedimentary and metamorphosed igneous suites (Sargur Group and Dharwar Group; [2]). The eastern part of the craton is dominated by Late Archaean (2.50-2.75 Ga) granitoids and their gneissic equivalents. They are interspersed with schist belts (also of Sargur Group and Dharwar Group), which are lithologically similar to the Dharwar Supergroup in the western block, but are in different metamorphic dress. Here we report 207Pb-206Pb age of zircons separated from the metasedimentary and gneissic samples from the two blocks to constrain the evolution of the Dharwar craton during the early Archaean. Detrital zircons of the metasedimentary rocks from both the blocks show a wide range of overlapping ages between ~2.9 to >3.5 Ga. Zircon ages of the orthogneisses from the two blocks showed that most of the analysed grains of the eastern Dharwar block are found to be of the age as old as the western Dharwar gneisses. Imprints of younger events could be discerned from the presence of overgrowths in zircons from the studied samples throughout the craton. Our data suggest that crust forming cycles in the two blocks of the Dharwar craton occurred contemporaneously during the Archaean. References [1] Beckinsale, R.D., Drury, S.A., Holt, R.W. (1980) Nature 283, 469-470. [2] Swami Nath J., Ramakrishnan M., Viswanatha M.N. (1976) Rec. Geol. Surv. Ind., 107, 149-175.

  2. Deslocamento para o trabalho e fatores associados em industriários do sul do Brasil Desplazamiento para el trabajo y factores asociados en industriales del sur de Brasil Commuting to and from work and factors associated among industrial workers from Southern Brazil

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    Full Text Available Estudo transversal visando estimar a prevalência das formas de deslocamento para o trabalho e identificar fatores associados em trabalhadores do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul. Um total de 2.265 trabalhadores responderam questionário sobre a forma de deslocamento utilizado para ir ao trabalho: caminhada/bicicleta, ônibus ou de carro/moto. Para estimar a associação entre o desfecho e variáveis sociodemográficas, ocupacionais e comportamental foi utilizada a regressão logística multinomial. O principal meio de deslocamento para o trabalho foi o ônibus (45,7%. Trabalhadores com maior condição socioeconômica tiveram maior probabilidade de deslocamento passivo.Estudio transversal buscando estimar la prevalencia de las formas de desplazamiento para el trabajo e identificar factores asociados en trabajadores del Estado do Rio Grande do Sul (sur de Brasil. Un total de 2.265 trabajadores respondieron cuestionario sobre la forma de desplazamiento utilizado para ir al trabajo: caminata/bicicleta, autobús o en carro/moto. Para estimar la asociación entre el resultado y variables sociodemográficas, ocupacionales y conductual se utilizó la regresión logística multinomial. El principal medio de desplazamiento para el trabajo fue el autobús (45,7%. Trabajadores con mayor condición socioeconómica tuvieron mayor probabilidad de desplazarse de forma pasiva.Cross-sectional study that aimed to estimate the prevalence of forms of commuting to and from work and to identify factors associated among industrial workers in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, southern Brazil. A total of 2,265 workers completed a questionnaire on the forms of commuting to and from work (walking/biking, bus or car/motorcycle. Multinomial logistic regression was used to estimate the association between the outcome and sociodemographic, occupational and behavioral variables. The main form of commuting to and from work was by bus (45.7%. Workers with higher socioeconomic

  3. Conductividad, oxígeno disuelto, PH y temperatura en el rio bermudez (Costa Rica y su relación con el uso del suelo en la cuenca (ING

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    Full Text Available Se examinaron los patrones de variación espacial y temporal de la conductividad, el oxígeno disuelto, el pH y la temperatura en el río Bermúdez, Valle Central, Costa Rica, durante un período de 28 meses. El uso de la tierra más común en la cuenca es el cultivo del café (53%, seguido por el uso urbano (30%, el cual aumenta conforme se desciende hacia el piso del Valle. Si bien las aguas presentan una buena calidad en el área cercana a su origen, donde el uso de la tierra que predomina corresponde a bosque o pastos, a menudo protegidos por medio de parques recreativos, el río sufre un progresivo deterioro conforme desciende y sus aguas se tornan inadecuadas para consumo humano y peligrosas para la salud de las habitantes de la cuenca. La conductividad, el pH y el oxígeno disuelto varían estacionalmente en relación con el régimen de precipitación y el aporte de las aguas de desecho. El río Bermúdez puede considerarse representativo de los ríos del Valle Central. El deterioro de sus aguas ha hecho perder mucho de su atractivo escénico, y el río no puede ser utilizado como fuente de agua potable, ni para actividades agrícolas o recreativas. Los factores contaminantes persisten pues no se ha implementado un manejo adecuado de las aguas negras, no se ha puesto en práctica la legislación existente y vigente para obligar a las industrias a disminuir la contaminación provocada por sus efluentes, y por último, la contaminación orgánica proveniente del beneficiado del café, si bien ha disminuido por la puesta en marcha de políticas institucionales con este fin, continúa siendo de gran magnitud. Las aguas del río continúan siendo utilizadas para irrigar cultivos de hortalizas en la parte baja del río, lo que representa un peligro para la salud humana.

  4. Incidencia del cáncer de tiroides en la consulta central de tiroides, últimos nueve años en Pinar del Río Incidence of cancer in the thyroid gland. Its behaviour at central medical consultation during 1998-2007 Pinar del Rio

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    Full Text Available Se realizó un estudio observacional clínico de caso paciente, retrospectivo, descriptivo y de corte transversal, en un universo de 679 enfermos intervenidos quirúrgicamente por afecciones de la glándula tiroides en " Hospital León Cuervo Rubio" , para evaluar la frecuencia con que se presenta el cáncer de tiroides en la consulta central de tiroides de Pinar del Río. Durante los últimos nueve años, se seleccionó una muestra de 104 portadores de cáncer de tiroides diagnosticados por la biopsia por parafina en el departamento de Anatomía patológica del mismo Hospital, entre los años 1999 al 2007. Se procesaron variables cualitativas y cuantitativas como número de casos por año, variedad histológica y otras, y se representaron en tablas y gráficos, se determinó que el 15% del universo sufre de cáncer de tiroides. El carcinoma bien diferenciado fue la variedad histológica que predominó (96 %, en ocasiones se asociaban con otras enfermedades, predominando la tiroiditis de Hashimoto, el indiferenciado toma valores por encima de lo normal con el 3,8 %, se refiere un caso de carcinoma folicular el resto se representa por la variedad papilar.A clinical, retrospective, descriptive, cross-sectional case report study was carried out at "Leon Cuervo Rubio" General Hospital, taking a total of 679 patients who underwent a surgery of thyroid gland during the last 9 years. A sample of 104 patients who suffered from cancer of the thyroid was selected - being this corroborated by means of paraffin wax biopsies. These biopsies were performed at the Department of Anatomy in the institution during 1999-2007. Qualitative and quantitative variables and the figures of cases per year were processed, histological variety and other items were represented in tables and charts. 15% of the total of patients suffered from cancer of thyroid, histologically the differentiated carcinoma prevailed (96%, and sometimes it was associated with other diseases

  5. Yacuiba - Rio Grande Gas Pipeline (GASYRG), in Bolivia. The development of a company and the construction of the pipeline in a regulated and competitive environment; Gasoducto Yacuiba - Rio Grande (GASYRG), in Bolivia - experiencias de la creacion de una empresa y de la construccion del gasoducto bajo las condiciones de un escenario competitivo e regulado

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    Loureiro, Mauro de Oliveira; Montano, Jose Ruben [Transierra S.A. (Bolivia)

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    In order to fulfill contractual agreements, three Bolivian companies decided to create Transierra S.A., a gas transportation company that would increase the gas transportation capacity from the gas fields, located in the Southern part of Bolivia. The overall objective was to build and operate a gas pipeline from Yacuiba to Rio Grande in time to comply with already agreed dates to star commercial operation. The creation of the company and the construction process were conducted in a highly competitive and regulated environment. Construction completion schedules were tight; therefore, under the previously mentioned scenario, the company implemented creative strategies to achieve its goals. (author)

  6. Marketing Contábil nos Escritórios de Contabilidade do Estado de São PauloAccounting Marketing by Accounting Offices in the State of Sao PauloMarketing Contable en los Oficinas de Contabilidad del Estado de São Paulo

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    Full Text Available RESUMOEste artigo apresenta uma parte dos resultados de uma pesquisa realizada entre o último trimestre de 2004 e 1º. trimestre de 2005, para identificar como 259 escritórios de Contabilidade no Estado de São Paulo usam os instrumentos de Marketing. O trabalho combinou pesquisa empírica para identificar aspectos relevantes da realidade dos escritórios, revisão bibliográfica, e pesquisa de campo, na sua primeira etapa por meio de uma entrevista de profundidade com os sócios de cinco escritórios, e seguida do uso de um questionário com 49 assertivas, respondido pelos sócios de 259 escritórios. A revisão da literatura revelou experiências internacionais no uso do Marketing que podem contribuir para os escritórios melhorarem sua imagem perante os clientes, e para o desenvolvimento de seus negócios Os dados obtidos com os questionários foram tratados pela Estatística Descritiva e analisados com o uso da mediana, pois os dados não se mostraram aderentes à curva normal. Os resultados obtidos revelaram que o uso dos instrumentos de Marketing é intuitivo e embrionário no setor. A pesquisa fornece informações que poderão ajudar os empresários contábeis a adotar as ferramentas de Marketing como uma alternativa de valorizar seus serviços junto ao mercado, e mais um elemento de apoio ao seu negócio.ABSTRACTThis article presents a portion of the result of a research carried through between the last quarter of 2004 and the first quarter of 2005, to identify as 259 accounting services offices in the State of Sao Paulo use or not the Marketing tools. The study executed combined empirical research to identify excellent aspects about the reality of the offices, bibliographical revision, and field research, in its first stage by means of a depth interview with the partners of five offices, and later with the use of a questionnaire with 49 assertive, answered by the partners of the 259 accounting offices. The revision of literature

  7. Astronomy in High School: Using a Mini-Planetarium to Understand Details of the Apparent Movement of Stars. (Spanish Title: Astronomía en la Escuela Secundaria: Comprendiendo los Detalles del Movimiento Aparente de Las Estrellas con un Miniplanetario.) Astronomia no Ensino Médio: Compreendendo Detalhes do Movimento Aparente das Estrelas com um Miniplanetário

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    dos Santos Leão, Demetrius

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    The aim of this article is to present part of the results obtained by the intervention made from the author's Master degree project, which consisted in the development of a set of Astronomy classes for first year of High School students from a private school in the "Distrito Federal", Brasilia, Brazil, making use of a didactical material called mini-planetarium (MP) as the main resource. Using Paulo Freire's contextualization and dialogicity ideas as a theoretical framework guided by these lessons, it was proposed to the students the assembly and application of that resource in a planetarium session. During the project, some subjects such as the apparent trajectory of stars through Brasilia's sky, the location of the cardinal points beginning from the Southern Cross constellation, the color of stars and the stars being seen from a particular place were emphasized. It was found that the students showed an improvement of their understanding about these subjects, as well as a significant excitement with the developed methodology. El objetivo de este trabajo es presentar algunos de los resultados obtenidos en el proyecto de la tesis de maestría del autor, que incluyó el desarrollo de algunas clases de Astronomía, con estudiantes del primer año del bachillerato de una escuela privada del Distrito Federal (Brasilia, Brasil), utilizando como materia prima didáctica el recurso llamado miniplanetario (MP). Utilizando como base teórica orientadora de esas clases las ideas de contextualización y dialógica de Paulo Freire, fue propuesto a los estudiantes el montaje y la utilización de este recurso en una función de planetario. Durante el proyecto, se enfatizaron asuntos tales como la trayectoria aparente de las estrellas del cielo de Brasilia, la ubicación de los puntos cardinales a partir de la constelación de la Cruz del Sur, los colores de las estrellas y las estrellas vistas desde una localidad determinada. Se constató que los estudiantes mostraron una mejora

  8. Memórias e representações sociais do Sistema Único de Saúde por seus usuários Memorias y representaciones sociales del sistema único de salud por sus usuarios Memories and social representations about the unified health system acording to the users

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    Caren Camargo do Espírito Santo

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    Full Text Available Esse estudo tem como objetivo analisar o conteúdo das memórias e das representações do Sistema Único de Saúde (SUS desenvolvidas por seus usuários. Possui abordagem qualitativa, baseado na Teoria das Representações e Memória Sociais. Foram selecionadas 15 entrevistas de usuários da rede hospitalar e 15 da rede básica, e realizada análise de conteúdo temática. Originaram-se três categorias, porém este estudo refere-se apenas a uma categoria, denominada Representações Sociais e Memórias do SUS. Os sujeitos reconhecem o SUS como um sistema de saúde para todos. Sobressai o bom atendimento, assim como relatam as facilidades e dificuldades dos serviços de saúde. Relatam também a utilização dos serviços de saúde no setor privado e utilização do sistema de referência como um elemento facilitador. Conclui-se que a representação sobre o SUS é a universalidade e que este estudo permitiu entender como o usuário do SUS vivencia seu processo de implementação.Este estudio tiene como objetivo analizar el contenido de las memorias y representaciones del Sistema Único de Salud (SUS desarrolladas por sus usuarios. Es cualitativo, basado en la Teoría de las Representaciones y Memoria Sociales. Fueron seleccionadas 15 entrevistas de usuarios de la red de hospitales y 15 de la red básica, y se realizaron análisis de contenido temático. Originaron tres categorías, pero este estudio sólo se refiere a una, denominada Representaciones Sociales y Memorias del SUS. Los entrevistados reconocen a SUS como un sistema de salud para todos. Destacan el atendimiento adecuado, los puntos fuertes y las dificultades de los servicios de salud. Informan la utilización del sector privado de salud y del sistema de referencia como un facilitador. Concluye que la representación de SUS es la universalidad y que este estudio sirvió para comprender como el usuario vive su proceso de implementación.This study aims to analyze the content of the

  9. Caracterización de la aloinmunización eritrocitaria en el Hospital Universitario del Valle entre 2011 y 2013 / Characterization of Red Blood Cells Alloimmunization at Hospital Universitario del Valle between 2011 and 2013 / Caracterização de aloimunização eritrocitária no Hospital Universitário do Valle no período de 2011 a 2013

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    José Arnulfo Pérez-Carrillo, Esp. MD.

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    cobertas no entanto, vale ressaltar, o uso de sangue envolve a detecção e identificação de anticorpos inesperados nos receptores dos componentes eritrocitários. Objetivo: Caracterizar demograficamente e clinicamente os casos de aloimunização eritrocitária no serviço de transfusão sanguínea do Hospital Universitário do Valle (HUV Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colômbia no período de 2011 e 2013. Método: Foi desenhado estudo transversal com os casos de aloimunização eritrocitária transfundidos no serviço de transfusão sanguínea do HUV no período de 1 de Agosto de 2011 a 31 de julho de 2013. Os casos foram incluídos por meio de uma amostragem aleatória sistemática, tendo sido utilizado o programa Epi-Info para Windows para a entrada de dados e análise dos mesmos. Estudo foi aprovado pelo comitê de ética. Resultados: Foram identificados e incluídos 80 casos, sendo 53.8% do sexo feminino e 46.2% do sexo masculino. 65% eram de hispânicos mestiços e 35% afrodescendentes. 22.5% tinham histórico de doenças hematopoéticas e 45% estiveram hospitalizados por diagnósticos incluídos nesta categoria da CIE-10. 79% das mulheres tinham história obstétrica. 18.75% apresentavam transfusão prévia. 36% dos casos tinham um fenótipo CceeK. 31.25% tinha aloanticorpo anti-E, enquanto 21.25% apresentavam anti-K. Conclusões: O principal aloanticorpo identificado foi o Anti-E seguido pelo Anti-K. Houve um grupo importante de pacientes onde não se pode ser identificar aloanticorpo associado devido, principalmente, à mistura de anticorpo. A maioria dos casos corresponde a adulto-jovens e adultos. Em relação às características clínicas da amostra foi observada uma pequena participação de hemoglobinopatias congênitas e maioria não apresentou politransfusão prévia. [Pérez JA, Cortés A. Caracterização de aloimunização eritrocitária no Hospital Universitário do Valle no período de 2011 a 2013. MedUNAB 2014; 17 (2: X-X

  10. Diagnóstico da tuberculose: desempenho do primeiro serviço de saúde procurado em São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo, Brasil Diagnóstico de la tuberculosis: desempeño del primer servicio de salud solicitado en São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo, Brasil Tuberculosis diagnosis and performance assessment of the first health service used by patients in São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo State, Brazil

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    Sílvia Helena Figueiredo Vendramini

    2013-05-01

    Full Text Available Estudo transversal com objetivo de analisar o desempenho do primeiro serviço de saúde procurado para o diagnóstico da TB pulmonar em São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo, Brasil, em 2009. Foram entrevistados 81 doentes em tratamento. Adotou-se um questionário baseado no Primary Care Assessment Tool, adaptado para atenção à TB, e o referencial de avaliação dos serviços de saúde (estrutura e processo. Os dados foram analisados mediante técnicas descritivas e análise de correspondência múltipla. O principal serviço procurado foi o Pronto Atendimento (UPA (49,4% e o que mais diagnosticou os casos de TB foi o hospital (39,5% e a atenção básica (30,9%. Os serviços especializados apresentaram associação com o melhor desempenho no diagnóstico e a UPA com o pior. A atenção básica associou-se com desempenho intermediário e fragilidades na estrutura. O alcance de uma detecção eficaz dos casos de TB nas principais portas de entrada perpassa pela melhoria na suspeição, reforçando a necessidade de investimentos da gestão na capacitação dos recursos humanos para a identificação dos sintomáticos respiratórios.Estudio transversal con el objetivo de analizar el desempeño del primer servicio de salud solicitado para el diagnóstico de la TB pulmonar en São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo, Brasil, en 2009. Se entrevistaron a 81 enfermos en tratamiento. Se adoptó un cuestionario basado en el Primary Care Assessment Tool, adaptado para atención a la TB, y el referencial de evaluación de los servicios de salud (estructura y proceso. Los datos se analizaron mediante técnicas descriptivas y análisis de correspondencia múltiple. El principal servicio solicitado fueron las urgencias (Pronto Atendimento-UPA en un 49,4% y el que más diagnosticó los casos de TB fue el hospital (39,5% y la atención primaria (30,9%. Los servicios especializados presentaron una asociación con el mejor desempeño en el diagnóstico y la UPA con el

  11. Archaean ultra-depleted komatiites formed by hydrous melting of cratonic mantle.

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    Wilson, A H; Shirey, S B; Carlson, R W

    2003-06-19

    Komatiites are ultramafic volcanic rocks containing more than 18 per cent MgO (ref. 1) that erupted mainly in the Archaean era (more than 2.5 gigayears ago). Although such compositions occur in later periods of Earth history (for example, the Cretaceous komatiites of Gorgona Island), the more recent examples tend to have lower MgO content than their Archaean equivalents. Komatiites are also characterized by their low incompatible-element content, which is most consistent with their generation by high degrees of partial melting (30-50 per cent). Current models for komatiite genesis include the melting of rock at great depth in plumes of hot, diapirically rising mantle or the melting of relatively shallow mantle rocks at less extreme, but still high, temperatures caused by fluxing with water. Here we report a suite of ultramafic lava flows from the Commondale greenstone belt, in the southern part of the Kaapvaal Craton, which represents a previously unrecognized type of komatiite with exceptionally high forsterite content of its igneous olivines, low TiO(2)/Al(2)O(3) ratio, high silica content, extreme depletion in rare-earth elements and low Re/Os ratio. We suggest a model for their formation in which a garnet-enriched residue left by earlier cratonic volcanism was melted by hydration from a subducting slab.

  12. Probing the edge of the West African Craton: A first seismic glimpse from Niger

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    Di Leo, Jeanette F.; Wookey, James; Kendall, J.-Michael; Selby, Neil D.

    2015-03-01

    Constraints on crustal and mantle structure of the Eastern part of the West African Craton have to date been scarce. Here we present results of P receiver function and SK(K)S wave splitting analyses of data recorded at International Monitoring System array TORD in SW Niger. Despite lacking in lateral coverage, our measurements sharply constrain crustal thickness (˜41 km), VP/VS ratio (1.69 ± 0.03), mantle transition zone (MTZ) thickness (˜247 km), and a midlithospheric discontinuity at ˜67 km depth. Splitting delay times are low with an average of 0.63 ± 0.01 s. Fast directions follow the regional surface geological trend with an average of 57 ± 1°. We suggest that splitting is due to fossil anisotropic fabrics in the crust and lithosphere, incurred during the Paleoproterozoic Eburnean Orogeny, with possible contributions from the later Pan-African Orogeny and present-day mantle flow. The MTZ appears to be unperturbed, despite the proximity of the sampled region to the deep cratonic root.

  13. Abnormal lithium isotope composition from the ancient lithospheric mantle beneath the North China Craton.

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    Tang, Yan-Jie; Zhang, Hong-Fu; Deloule, Etienne; Su, Ben-Xun; Ying, Ji-Feng; Santosh, M; Xiao, Yan

    2014-03-04

    Lithium elemental and isotopic compositions of olivines in peridotite xenoliths from Hebi in the North China Craton provide direct evidence for the highly variable δ(7)Li in Archean lithospheric mantle. The δ(7)Li in the cores of olivines from the Hebi high-Mg# peridotites (Fo > 91) show extreme variation from -27 to +21, in marked deviation from the δ(7)Li range of fresh MORB (+1.6 to +5.6) although the Li abundances of the olivines are within the range of normal mantle (1-2 ppm). The Li abundances and δ(7)Li characteristics of the Hebi olivines could not have been produced by recent diffusive-driven isotopic fractionation of Li and therefore the δ(7)Li in the cores of these olivines record the isotopic signature of the subcontinental lithospheric mantle. Our data demonstrate that abnormal δ(7)Li may be preserved in the ancient lithospheric mantle as observed in our study from the central North China Craton, which suggest that the subcontinental lithospheric mantle has experienced modification of fluid/melt derived from recycled oceanic crust.

  14. Correlations between the North China Craton and the Indian Shield: Constraints from regional metallogeny

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    Caifeng Li

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    Full Text Available The correlation between the North China Craton (NCC and the Indian Shield (IND has been a hot topic in recent years. On the basis of ore deposit databases, the NCC and IND have shown broad similarity in metallogenesis from the middle Archaean to the Mesoproterozoic. The two blocks both have three major metallogenic systems: (1 the Archaean BIF metallogenic system; (2 the Paleoproterozoic Cu-Pb-Zn metallogenic system; and (3 the Mesoproterozoic Fe-Pb-Zn system. In the north margin of the NCC and the west margin of the IND, the Archaean BIF-Au-Cu-Pb-Zn deposits had the same petrogenesis and host rocks, the Paleoproterozoic Cu-Pb-Zn deposits were controlled by active belts, and the Mesoproterozoic Fe-Pb-Zn deposits were mainly related to multi-stage rifting. Matching regional mineralization patterns and geological features has established the continental assembly referred to as “NCWI”, an acronym for the north margin of the NCC (NC and the west margin of the IND (WI during the middle Archaean to the Mesoproterozoic. In this assembly, the available geological and metallogenic data from the Eastern Block and active belts of NC fit those from the Dharwar craton and the Aravalli–Delhi–Vindhyan belt of WI, respectively. Moreover, the depositional model and environment of Paleoproterozoic metasedimentary manganese deposits in NCWI implied that the assembly may be located at low latitudes, where the conditions were favorable for dissolving ice and precipitating manganese deposits.

  15. Early tectonic history of the Marymia Inlier and correlation with the Archaean Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia

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    Bagas, L.

    1999-01-01

    The Archaean granite-greenstone rocks of the Marymia Inlier outcrop within Proterozoic rocks forming the Capricorn Orogen. Five major deformation events are recognised in the rocks of the Plutonic Well and Baumgarten greenstone belts. The first two events were Late Archaean and synchronous with major epithermal gold mineralisation in the belts. Palaeoproterozoic extensional faulting was probably related to the early stages of the Capricorn Orogeny. The fourth event records a compressional phase of the Capricorn Orogeny associated with greenschist-facies metamorphism, whereas the last major event involved wrench faulting associated with minor folding. The Archaean tectonic history, rock types and timing of mineralisation strongly suggest that the Marymia Inlier is part of the Yilgarn Craton, and that each of the provinces in the craton experienced the same geological history since 2.72 Ga. The inlier is now interpreted to include two components, one is the eastern or northern extension of either the Narryer Terrane. Murchison Province or Southern Cross Province, and the other is the northwestern extension of the Eastern Goldfields Province. The Jenkin Fault, which was active in Proterozoic times, separates these two components. Copyright (1999) Blackwell Science Pty Ltd

  16. Time constraint based on zircon dating for the Jacareacanga group (Tapajos province, Amazon craton, Brazil)

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    Almeida, M.E.; Ferreira, A.L; Macambira, M.J.B.; Sachett, C.R

    2001-01-01

    During long time the Jacareacanga meta-volcano sedimentary sequence have been interpreted as Archean greenstone belt terrain. However, recent data are indicating younger U-Pb ages about 2.1 Ga. In the Tapajos Province (Amazon Craton), the Cuiu-Cuiu Complex (2.00-2.03 Ga), Creporizao granitoids (1.99-1.96 Ga) and Jacareacanga Group are the oldest rocks. The Jacareancaga Group is composed by quartzmica schists, quartzites, ferruginous quartzite, metachert, and minor talc-tremolite-chlorite schist, actinolite-epidote schist, hornfels, metargilites and metawackes metamorphosed in low to medium-grade conditions. The aim of the present paper is to estabilish the maximum age of Jacareacanga sedimentation and identify probable sources in Espirito Santo region (Espirito Santo muscovite-biotite schist). In this research, similar and new results are obtained by zircon evaporation methodology. This research shows geochronological data about the Espirito Santo muscovite-biotite schist related to Jacareacanga Group (Ferreira et al., 2000) in Tapajos Province (Amazon Craton). The area is located near Amazonas and Para States boundary (Northern Brazil) and the sample was obtained at Espirito Santo (garimpo) small-scale gold mine (06 o 00min.48seg.S,58 o 08min.17seg.W) (au)

  17. RIO Country Report 2015

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    Grimpe, Christoph; Mitchell, Jessica

    The 2015 series of RIO Country Reports analyse and assess the policy and the national research and innovation system developments in relation to national policy priorities and the EU policy agenda with special focus on ERA and Innovation Union. The executive summaries of these reports put forward...

  18. El primer aporte de los obispos de Brasil a la codificación del derecho canónico de 1917: los 'postulata' de los arzobispos de San Salvador de Bahía y de Rio de Janeiro

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    Full Text Available La redacción del primer Código de Derecho Canónico que tuvo la Iglesia latina fue ordenada por el Papa san Pío X en 1904. La tarea codificadora, empero, no fue obra de un grupo cerrado de expertos, sino que tuvo en cuenta el parecer del episcopado latino, el que fue consultado en dos momentos diferentes y en ambos fueron consultados los obispos de las provincias eclesiásticas de Brasil. En este trabajo se estudia, a partir de la documentación guardada en el Archivo Secreto Vaticano, el aporte de los obispos de las provincias eclesiásticas de Brasil en el primero de dichos momentos.

  19. A geochemical and Pb, Sr isotopic study of the evolution of granite-gneisses from the Bastar craton, Central India

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    Sarkar, G.; Paul, D.K.; Misra, V.P.; de Laeter, J.R.; Mc Naughton, N.J.

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    Preliminary Pb-Pb and Rb-Sr geochronology of granitic and gneissic rocks from the Sukma area of the Bastar craton, Central India, provides important constraints on crustal evolution. Much of the craton is made up of felsic orthogneisses and younger granitic intrusives, compositionally ranging from tonalite to granite. Pb-Pb isotopic data suggest the presence of ca. 3.0 Ga old gneisses. Younger granitic intrusives have been dated at ca. 2.6 Ga which represents a widespread resetting and/or emplacement event. Comparison of the Pb-Pb and Rb-Sr whole rock ages suggests that the latter were more perturbed after the gneiss-forming or emplacement events. All rock suites show significant geological scatter of isotopic data probably because of sampling on a regional scale, and reflect multi-stage isotopic evolution in a complex terrain. The present isotopic data indicate the presence of Archaean rock in the Bastar craton and suggest temporal similarity with the oldest crustal rocks in the Singhbhum and Dharwar cratons. (author). 18 refs., 4 tabs., 8 figs

  20. Paleomagnetic Results of the 925 Ma Mafic Dykes From the North China Craton: Implications for the Neoproterozoic Paleogeography of Rodinia

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    Zhao, X.; Peng, P.

    2017-12-01

    Precambrian mafic dyke swarms are useful geologic records for Neoproterozoic paleogeographic reconstruction. We present a paleomagnetic study of the 925 Ma Dashigou dyke swarm from 3 widely separated locations in the central and northern parts of the North China Craton, which are previously unsampled regions. Stepwise thermal and alternating field demagnetizations were successful in isolating two magnetic components. The lower unblocking temperature component represents the recent Earth magnetic field. The higher unblocking temperature component is the characteristic remanent magnetization and yields positive baked contact test. Results from detailed rock magnetic measurements corroborate the demagnetization behavior and show that titanomagnetites are the main magnetic carrier in these rocks. There was no regional event that has reset the remanent magnetization of all the dyke sites, as indicated by the magnetization directions of both overlying and underlying strata. The similarity of the virtual paleomagnetic poles for the 3 sampled regions also argues that the characteristic remanent magnetizations are primary magnetization when the dykes were emplaced. The paleomagnetic poles from the Dashigou dyke swarm of the North China Craton are not similar to those of the identical aged Bahia dykes from the São Francisco Craton, Brazil, indicating that these mafic dykes may be not parts of a common regional magmatic event that affected North China Craton and NE Brazil at about 925 Ma.

  1. NEW DATA ON AGE AND NATURE OF CARBONIZATION WITHIN SOUTHERN FLANK OF THE BAIKAL LEDGE OF THE SIBERIAN CRATON BASEMENT

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    Yu. V. Danilova

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    Full Text Available The Baikal ledge rock formations in the Siberian craton structure are included in the Akitkan mobile belt which is considered as the Late Paleoproterozoic independent island arc system moved up to the ancient basement during the terrains amalgamation 1.91–2.00 Ga ago (Fig. 1 [Rosen, 2003; Gladkochub et al., 2009; Didenko et al., 2013].

  2. Short-Wavelength Infrared (SWIR) spectroscopy of low-grade metamorphic volcanic rocks of the Pilbara Craton

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    Abweny, Mohammad S.; van Ruitenbeek, Frank J A; de Smeth, Boudewijn; Woldai, Tsehaie; van der Meer, Freek D.; Cudahy, Thomas; Zegers, Tanja; Blom, Jan Kees; Thuss, Barbara

    This paper shows the results of Short-Wavelength Infrared (SWIR) spectroscopy investigations of volcanic rocks sampled from low-grade metamorphic greenstone belts of the Archean Pilbara Craton in Western Australia. From the reflectance spectra a range of spectrally active minerals were identified,

  3. The extent of the Cratonic keel underneath the Southern African region: A 3D image using Finite-Frequency Tomograph

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    Soliman, Mohammad Youssof Ahmad; Bezada, Max; Thybo, Hans

    2010-01-01

    We have re-examined the P body wave data from the South Africa Seismic Experiment (Carlson et al, EOS 77, 1996) across the Kaapvaal and Zimbabwe cratons and the Bushveld complex. Using finite-frequency kernels, we inverted the P-wave delay times to obtain 3-D images of compressional velocity...

  4. Infrared spectral and carbon isotopic characteristics of micro- and macro-diamonds from the Panda kimberlite (Central Slave Craton, Canada)

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    Melton, G. L.; Stachel, T.; Stern, R. A.; Carlson, J.; Harris, J. W.

    2013-09-01

    One hundred and twenty-one micro-diamonds (Panda kimberlite (Ekati mine, Central Slave Craton, Canada) were analyzed for nitrogen content, nitrogen aggregation state (%B) and platelet and hydrogen peak areas (cm- 2). Micro-diamond nitrogen concentrations range from 2‰, but mostly vary by bearing metasomatic fluid/melt that isotopically evolves as it percolates upward through the lithosphere.

  5. Formation and temporal evolution of the Kalahari sub-cratonic lithospheric mantle: Constraints from Venetia xenoliths, South Africa

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    Hin, R.C.; Morel, M.L.A.; Nebel, O.; Mason, P.R.D.; van Westrenen, W.; Davies, G.R.

    2009-01-01

    The ~533 Ma Venetia Diamond Mine is located between the Kaapvaal and Zimbabwe Cratons and the study of selected xenoliths provides the opportunity to investigate the temporal evolution of the sub-continental lithospheric mantle (SCLM) underneath southern Africa, as well as the extent and potentially

  6. Reprodutibilidade e validade relativa do Questionário de Frequência Alimentar do ELSA-Brasil Reproducibilidad y validez relativa del Cuestionario de Frecuencia Alimentaria del ELSA-Brasil Reproducibility and relative validity of the Food Frequency Questionnaire used in the ELSA-Brasil

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    Full Text Available Avaliou-se a reprodutibilidade e a validade do Questionário de Frequência Alimentar (QFA utilizado no Estudo Longitudinal de Saúde do Adulto (ELSA-Brasil. Foram aplicados três registros alimentares e um QFA em dois momentos no período de um ano (n = 281. Valores de energia e nutrientes dos registros alimentares foram deatenuados e Log transformados. Para avaliação da reprodutibilidade e validade foi aplicado o teste de correlação intraclasse (CCI e calculados percentuais de concordância do consumo de nutrientes após categorização por tercis. Na avaliação da reprodutibilidade, coeficientes de CCI variaram de 0,55-0,83 para proteína e vitamina E, respectivamente; na avaliação da validade, variaram de 0,20-0,72 para selênio e cálcio, respectivamente. Concordâncias exata e adjacente entre métodos variaram de 82,9% para vitamina E a 89% para lipídio e cálcio (média = 86%. Foi encontrada uma discordância média de 13,6%. Conclui-se que o QFA ELSA-Brasil apresenta confiabilidade satisfatória para todos nutrientes e validade relativa razoável para energia, macronutrientes, cálcio, potássio e vitaminas E e C.Se evaluó la reproducibilidad y la validez del Cuestionario de Frecuencia Alimentaria (QFA, utilizado en el Estudio Longitudinal de Salud de Adultos (ELSA-Brasil. Se aplicaron tres registros alimentarios y un QFA en dos momentos durante el período de un año (n = 281. Valores de energía y nutrientes de los registros alimentarios se realizaron sin atenuación y log transformados. Para la evaluación de la reproducibilidad y validez se aplicó el test de Correlación Intraclase (CCI y se calcularon los porcentajes de concordancia del consumo de nutrientes tras la categorización por terciles. En la evaluación de la reproducibilidad, coeficientes de CCI variaron de 0,55-0,83 en el caso la proteína y vitamina E, respectivamente; en la evaluación de la validez, variaron de 0,20-0,72 en el selenio y calcio

  7. Musica e metropoli. I flussi urbani del funk carioca tra i morro, l’asfalto e il largo di Rio de Janeiro - Music and metropolis. The urban flows of carioca funk among the morro, the asfalto and the largo in Rio de Janeiro

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    Maurizia Tinti

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    Full Text Available Since the 70’s, American funk and Miami Bass music genres have been incorporated into the soundscape of Rio de Janeiro. They crossed national boundaries and reached marginal areas of the metropolis – which I call “morro” (hills hosting the favelas – where they turned funk carioca. Along the 80’s and 90’s, this new Brazilian music genre has been subject to conflicting processes of commercialization and discrimination. Funk carioca has spread all the way to the city and in the mass media, but at the same time it has been stigmatized as a violent and dangerous borderline culture: it was reaching and endangering the “asphalt” – the way Carioca people refer to the flat areas inhabited by middle and upper social classes. From 2000 on, some social movements claimed acknowledgement of the music genre as a positive carioca feature and cultural expression, organizing funk parties (bailes funk in emblematic public places, such as Largo da Carioca. Considering funk carioca as a fluid which crossed international and national boundaries, this paper’s aim is to analyze the “urban flows” it has been drawing in the social and urban texture of Rio. It puts at stake the historical trajectory funk carioca outlined through the milieus of morro, asfalto and largo. Hence, the ethnographic and comparative description of bailes funk suggests that funk carioca has not undergone a straightforward trajectory, but a synchronic, fluid and dispersive diffusion: it finally reached the largo, but it is still present both on morro and asfalto, where bailes funk differ but still coexist.

  8. Musa's granite and Rio Maria's granodiorite Rb/Sr isotopic ages and geochemistry

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    Gastal, M.C.P.; Macambira, M.J.B.; Medeiros, H.; Dall'Agnol, R.

    1987-01-01

    The Musa Granite and the Rio Maria Granodiorite are located at the eastern margin of the Amazonian craton, in the Rio Maria region, where a typical granite-greenstone terrain is characterized. Rb-Sr dating of six samples from different facies of Rio Maria Granodiorite furnished an age of 2564 ± 68 Ma with initial 87 Sr/ 86 Sr radio (IR) of 0.70288 ± 0.00092 (whole rock isochron; 1 ο error; MSWD = 2.26). Thirteen samples from the three facies of Musa Granite (monzogranites, syenogranites and intermediate to felsic hypabyssal rocks) gave Rb-Sr whole rock isochron with an age of 1692 ± 11 Ma and IR of 0.70777 ± 0.00023 (1 ο error, MSWD = 1.89). A preliminary attempt to individualize geochronologically the three facies was done resulting different ages and IRs. There is a coincidence between these ages and the emplacement sequence of these facies of the pluton. The actual meaning of the Rio Maria Granodiorite Rb-Sr age is still uncertain. It could be related to the end of the magmatic crystallization of the batholith as well as to the metamorphic-mylonitic event that affect it. Considering that the Jamon and Musa Granites are petrologically similar that they occur in the same area, it is interesting to note that latter is apparently a little older than the former. The IRs obtained for the two plutons are also not coincident. The isotopic Rb-Sr available data show that the exposed rocks of the Rio Maria Granodiorite have not been able to generate magmas with the compositions of the monzongranitic and the hypabyssal facies of the Musa pluton. On the other hand, rocks isotopically similar to the Rio Maria Granodiorite would theorically be able to generate the Jamon and a magma with the characteristics of the syenogranitic facies of the Musa pluton. (author) [pt

  9. Sources and mobility of carbonate melts beneath cratons, with implications for deep carbon cycling, metasomatism and rift initiation

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    Tappe, Sebastian; Romer, Rolf L.; Stracke, Andreas; Steenfelt, Agnete; Smart, Katie A.; Muehlenbachs, Karlis; Torsvik, Trond H.

    2017-05-01

    Kimberlite and carbonatite magmas that intrude cratonic lithosphere are among the deepest probes of the terrestrial carbon cycle. Their co-existence on thick continental shields is commonly attributed to continuous partial melting sequences of carbonated peridotite at >150 km depths, possibly as deep as the mantle transition zone. At Tikiusaaq on the North Atlantic craton in West Greenland, approximately 160 Ma old ultrafresh kimberlite dykes and carbonatite sheets provide a rare opportunity to study the origin and evolution of carbonate-rich melts beneath cratons. Although their Sr-Nd-Hf-Pb-Li isotopic compositions suggest a common convecting upper mantle source that includes depleted and recycled oceanic crust components (e.g., negative ΔεHf coupled with > + 5 ‰ δ7Li), incompatible trace element modelling identifies only the kimberlites as near-primary low-degree partial melts (0.05-3%) of carbonated peridotite. In contrast, the trace element systematics of the carbonatites are difficult to reproduce by partial melting of carbonated peridotite, and the heavy carbon isotopic signatures (-3.6 to - 2.4 ‰ δ13C for carbonatites versus -5.7 to - 3.6 ‰ δ13C for kimberlites) require open-system fractionation at magmatic temperatures. Given that the oxidation state of Earth's mantle at >150 km depth is too reduced to enable larger volumes of 'pure' carbonate melt to migrate, it is reasonable to speculate that percolating near-solidus melts of carbonated peridotite must be silicate-dominated with only dilute carbonate contents, similar to the Tikiusaaq kimberlite compositions (e.g., 16-33 wt.% SiO2). This concept is supported by our findings from the North Atlantic craton where kimberlite and other deeply derived carbonated silicate melts, such as aillikites, exsolve their carbonate components within the shallow lithosphere en route to the Earth's surface, thereby producing carbonatite magmas. The relative abundances of trace elements of such highly

  10. Magmatism during the accretion of the late Archaean Dharwar Craton (South India): sanukitoids and related rocks in their geological context.

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    Moyen, J.-F.; Martin, H.; Jayananda, M.; Peucat, J.-J.

    2003-04-01

    The South Indian Dharwar Craton assembled during the late-Archaean (ca. 2.5 Ga). This event was associated with intense granite genesis and emplacement. Based on petrography and geochemistry, 4 main types of late Archaean granitoids were distinguished: (1) Anatectic granites (and diatexites), formed by partial melting of TTG gneisses; (2) Classical TTGs; (3) Sanukitoids, generated by interaction between slab melts (TTG) and mantle peridotite; (4) The high HFSE Closepet granite, interpreted as derived from partial melting of a mantle metasomatized by slab melts (TTG). While the 3 later groups all are interpreted as resulting from slab melt/mantle wedge interactions, their differences are related to decreasing felsic melt/peridotite ratios during the ascent “slab melts” in the mantle wedge above an active subduction zone. Field data together with geochronology and isotope geochemistry allow to subdivide the Dharwar craton into three main domains: (1) The Western Dharwar Craton (WDC) is an old (3.3 2.9 Ga ), stable continental block with limited amounts of 2.5 Ga old anatectic granites. (2) The Eastern Dharwar Craton (EDC) is subdivided into two parts: (2a) West of Kolar Schist Belt, a region of 3.0-2.7 Ga old basement intruded by 2.5 Ga old anatectic granites; (2b) East of Kolar, an area featuring mainly 2.5 Ga old diatexites and granites, derived of partial melting of a newly accreted TTG crust. Anatectic granites are ubiquitous, and late in the cratonic evolution; they witnessed generalized melting of a juvenile crust. In contrast, deep-originated granites emplaced before this melting and are restricted to the boundaries between the blocks. This structure of distinct terranes separated by narrow bands operating as channels for deep-originated magmas provides independent evidences for a two-stage evolution: an arc accretion context for the TTG, sanukitoids and related rocks, immediately followed by high temperature reworking of the newly accreted craton

  11. Is Nubia plate rigid? A geodetic study of the relative motion of different cratonic areas within Africa.

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    Njoroge, M. W.; Malservisi, R.; Hugentobler, U.; Mokhtari, M.; Voytenko, D.

    2014-12-01

    Plate rigidity is one of the main paradigms of plate tectonics and a fundamental assumption in the definition of a global reference frame as ITRF. Although still far for optimal, the increased GPS instrumentation of the African region can allow us to understand how rigid one of the major plate can be. The presence of diffused band of seismicity, the Cameroon volcanic line, Pan African Kalahari orogenic belt and East Africa Rift suggest the possibility of relative motion among the different regions within the Nubia. The study focuses on the rigidity of Nubia plate. We divide the plate into three regions: Western (West Africa craton plus Nigeria), Central (approximately the region of the Congo craton) and Southern (Kalahari craton plus South Africa) and we utilize Euler Vector formulation to study internal rigidity and eventual relative motion. Developing five different reference frames with different combinations of the 3 regions, we try to understand the presence of the relative motion between the 3 cratons thus the stability of the Nubia plate as a whole. All available GPS stations from the regions are used separately or combined in creation of the reference frames. We utilize continuous stations with at least 2.5 years of data between 1994 and 2014. Given the small relative velocity, it is important to eliminate eventual biases in the analysis and to have a good estimation in the uncertainties of the observed velocities. For this reason we perform our analysis using both Bernese and Gipsy-oasis codes to generate time series for each station. Velocities and relative uncertainties are analyzed using the Allan variance of rate technique, taking in account for colored noise. An analysis of the color of the noise as function of latitude and climatic region is also performed to each time series. Preliminary results indicate a slight counter clockwise motion of West Africa craton with respect to South Africa Kalahari, and South Africa Kalahari-Congo Cratons. In addition

  12. FRACCIONES DE CARBONO ORGÁNICO OXIDABLE Y AGREGACIÓN DEL SUELO EN DIFERENTES ÁREAS EN LOS SISTEMAS DE PRODUCCIÓN ORGÁNICA, RIO DE JANEIRO, BRASIL

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    Arcângelo Loss

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    Full Text Available La forma como se gestionan los recursos orgánicos aplicados al suelo puede influir las propiedades de éste. Este estudio tuvo como objetivo evaluar el grado de oxidación del carbono orgánico y las tasas de agregación del suelo en sistemas con manejo orgánico y diferentes cultivos de cobertura. Los sistemas seleccionados fueron formas de cultivo y cubierta vegetal: labranza tradicional del suelo (maíz-CT, labranza cero (berenjena-NT, consorcio maracuyá - Desmodium sp, cultivo de higos, agroforestales (AFS y bosque secundario. Se colectaron muestras de suelo a profundidades de 0-5 y 5-10 cm en todos ellos. Se cuantificó el carbono orgánico total (TOC y se realizó su fraccionamiento, para separar el carbono en cuatro fracciones (F1, F2, F3 y F4, con grados decrecientes de oxidación, mediante el uso de cantidades crecientes de ácido sulfúrico. Se determinó la estabilidad de agregados en húmedo mediante peso medio de diámetro (MWD, diámetro medio geométrico (GMD y el índice de sensibilidad (SI. El área bajo cultivo de maíz mostraron menores niveles de TOC y el índice de agregación, en las dos profundidades estudiadas. Si bien los ámbitos de la berenjena y el higo mostraron niveles más altos en el TOC de 0-5 cm de profundidad, y MWD en la profundidad de 5-10 cm. Valores de SI más de 1 se encontraron en las áreas del higo y maracuyá. En general, la fracción F1 representados la mayoría de los TOC y en todos los ámbitos, tanto en las profundidades estudiadas. El SAF tiene la proporción más baja del COT en las cuatro fracciones (0-5 cm. El área de berenjena (0-5 cm mostraron mayores niveles de carbono en las fracciones F1, F2 y F3. Sin embargo, la profundidad de 5-10 cm, este comportamiento se observó para el área de cultivo de maíz, excepto para la fracción F1. Los resultados indican que la dirección adoptada en el área de ma

  13. Descalce de las distancias mentales: Infraestructura para bicicletas como integración de imaginarios a nivel etário en los habitantes del Gran Valparaíso

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    Rodrigo Alejandro Cofre Ruz

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    Full Text Available Resumen La vida urbana del habitante está dada en un constante movimiento, desde la aproximación doméstica a la relación que tiene este en la ciudad. Una movilidad que se basa en distancias, que traen consigo fragmentos, recuerdos y dibujos concebidos como imágenes mentales que configuran a su vez una distancia mental. El estudio de las distancias mentales dependerá de una identificación de habitantes, que en un mismo contexto tienen una visión distinta del territorio y al momento de no cumplirse causa segregación socio -espacial como no pertenencia a la morfología del habitante. Desde este punto de vista se abordará la ciudad con las distancias mentales desde un calce y descalce constante en la morfología del gran Valparaíso. Ante esta configuración de distancias físicas, la presente investigación busca a través de un medio de transporte, dar cabida a imaginarios urbanos que estén bajo control espacial en todo momento y puedan complementarse al uso de otras movilidades urbanas. El entendimiento de las distancias urbanas a través de la infraestructura para usuarios con movilidad no motorizada, en este caso, la bicicleta. Abstract The inhabitant’s urban life is in constant movement, from the domestic approach to the relationship he has with the city. A mobility based on distances, that bring to mind fragments, memories and drawings conceived as mental images that, at the same time shape a mental distance. The study of mental distances will depend on inhabitants’ identification that have a different view of the territory in the same context and when not met, causes a socio-spatial segregation as a lack of belonging to the inhabitant’s morphology. The city will be approached from this point of view, with mental distances from a consistent match and mismatch in the great Valparaíso morphology. Given this configuration of physical distances, this research seeks through a means of transportation, to accommodate urban

  14. O Questionário de Suporte Social (SSQ: estudos da adaptação para o português Cuestionario del Apoyo Social de Saranson: estudios de la adaptación en portugués The Saranson's Social Support Questionnaire: studies regarding its adaptation to portuguese

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    Thelma S. Matsukura

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    Full Text Available Com o objetivo de realizar a versão e estudos psicométricos do Questionário de Suporte Social de Sarason, aplicou-se o instrumento em 113 mulheres-mães. Para a análise, utilizou-se a estatística Kappa, o Índice de Concordância Bruta e a Correlação de Spearman. A consistência interna do instrumento foi avaliada. Os resultados indicam uma fidedignidade teste-reteste aceitável e um alto nível de consistência interna. Observaram-se associações estatísticas entre os índices de suporte social e as variáveis trabalho, gravidez e renda. Apresentam-se informações sobre fontes de suporte social e extensão da rede as quais sugerem uma participação maior da família próxima como fornecedora de suporte.Con el objetivo de realizar la versión y estudios psicométricos del Cuestionario del Apoyo Social de Saranson, se empleó el instrumento en 113 mujeres-madres. Para la análisis se utilizó la estatística Kappa, el Índice de Concordancia Bruta y la Correlación de Spearman. Se estimó la consistencia interna del instrumento. Los resultados muestran una fidelidad test-retest acetable y un elevado nivel de consistencia interna. Se observaron asociaciones estadísticas entre los índices de apoyo social y las variables trabajo, gestación y renta. Se presentan informaciones sobre fuentes de soporte social y extensión de la red¿, las cuales sugieren una mayor participación de la familia como proveedora del apoyo.With the aim of developing psychometrical studies using the Saranson's Social Support Questionnaire, an adapted version of the instrument was applied to 113 mothers. The Kappa Statistical Parameter, the Index of Gross Agreement and Spearman's Correlation were used to the analysis. The analysis of the internal consistency instrument showed a high level of it. In addition, the results indicated an acceptable test-retest reliability as well as statistical relationships between the social support indexes and variables related to

  15. An Integrated Geochronological, Petrological, Geochemical and Paleomagnetic Study of Paleoproterozoic and Mesoproterozoic Mafic Dyke Swarms in the Nain Craton, Labrador

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    Sahin, Tugce

    The Nain craton comprises the western, Labrador segment of the larger North Atlantic craton (NAC) which exposes Early through Late Archean gneisses. The NAC is bounded on all sides by Paleoproterozoic collisional orogens that involved either considerable structural reworking (Torngat-Nagssugtoqidian-Lewisian) or the accretion of juvenile arc magmas (Ketilidian-Makkovik). The NAC remains poorly understood compared to other Archean crustal blocks now dispersed globally. Compounding this problem is a lack of reliable paleomagnetic poles for NAC units that predate its assembly into the supercontinent Laurentia by ca. 1800 Ma, which could be used to test neighboring relationships with other cratonic fragments. In order to understand the history of the NAC as part of a possible, larger supercontinent, the record of mafic dyke swarms affecting the craton, particularly those that postdate the Late Archean terrane assembly, were examined in this study. Diabase or gabbroic dyke swarms are invaluable in such studies because their geometries offer possible locus points, they often have a punctuated emplacement and precisely datable crystallization histories, and they have cooling histories and oxide mineralogy amenable to recovering robust paleopoles. Coastal Labrador exposes a number of mafic dykes, some of which are demonstrably Paleoproterozoic (e.g. 2235 Ma Kikkertavak dykes; 2121 Ma Tikkigatsiagak dykes) or Mesoproterozoic (e.g. 1280-1270 Ma Nain and Harp dykes) in age (U-Pb; baddeleyite or zircon). The southern half of the Nain craton (Hopedale block) in particular preserves a rich array of mafic dykes. Dyke cross-cutting relationships are numerous and relatively well exposed, permitting multiple opportunities for paleomagnetic field tests (e.g. baked contact). The results presented here allow understanding of the tectonic evolution of the NAC with implications for strengthened Labrador-Greenland correlations, and testing possible Paleoproterozoic supercontinent

  16. Small-scale convection at a continental back-arc to craton transition: Application to the southern Canadian Cordillera

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    Hardebol, N. J.; Pysklywec, R. N.; Stephenson, R.

    2012-01-01

    A step in the depth of the lithosphere base, associated with lateral variations in the upper mantle temperature structure, can trigger mantle flow that is referred to as edge-driven convection. This paper aims at outlining the implications of such edge-driven flow at a lateral temperature transition from a hot and thin to a cold and thick lithosphere of a continental back-arc. This configuration finds application in the southern Canadian Cordillera, where a hot and thin back-arc is adjacent to the cold and thick North American Craton. A series of geodynamical models tested the thermodynamical behavior of the lithosphere and upper mantle induced by a step in lithosphere thickness. The mantle flow patterns, thickness and heat flow evolution of the lithosphere, and surface topography are examined. We find that the lateral temperature transition shifts cratonward due to the vigorous edge-driven mantle flow that erodes the craton edge, unless the craton has a distinct high viscosity mantle lithosphere. The mantle lithosphere viscosity structure determines the impact of edge-driven flow on crustal deformation and surface heat flow; a dry olivine rheology for the craton prevents the edge from migrating and supports a persistent surface heat flow contrast. These phenomena are well illustrated at the transition from the hot Canadian Cordillera to craton that is supported by a rheological change and that coincides with a lateral change in surface heat flow. Fast seismic wave velocities observed in the upper mantle cratonward of the step can be explained as downwellings induced by the edge-driven flow.

  17. Cover sequences at the northern margin of the Antongil Craton, NE Madagascar

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    Bauer, W.; Walsh, G.J.; De Waele, B.; Thomas, Ronald J.; Horstwood, M.S.A.; Bracciali, L.; Schofield, D.I.; Wollenberg, U.; Lidke, D.J.; Rasaona, I.T.; Rabarimanana, M.H.

    2011-01-01

    The island of Madagascar is a collage of Precambrian, generally high-grade metamorphic basement domains, that are locally overlain by unmetamorphosed sedimentary rocks and poorly understood low-grade metasediments. In the Antalaha area of NE Madagascar, two distinct cover sequences rest on high-grade metamorphic and igneous basement rocks of the Archaean Antongil craton and the Neoproterozoic Bemarivo belt. The older of these two cover sequences, the Andrarona Group, consists of low-grade metasedimentary rocks. The younger sequence, the newly defined Ampohafana Formation, consists of unmetamorphosed sedimentary rocks. The Andrarona Group rests on Neoarchaean granites and monzogranites of the Antongil craton and consists of a basal metagreywacke, thick quartzites and an upper sequence of sericite-chlorite meta-mudstones, meta-sandstones and a volcaniclastic meta-sandstone. The depositional age of the volcaniclastic meta-sandstone is constrained in age by U–Pb laser-ablation ICP-MS analyses of euhedral zircons to 1875 ± 8 Ma (2σ). Detrital zircons of Archaean and Palaeoproterozoic age represent an input from the Antongil craton and a newly defined Palaeoproterozoic igneous unit, the Masindray tonalite, which underlies the Andrarona Group, and yielded a U–Pb zircon age of 2355 ± 11 Ma (2σ), thus constraining the maximum age of deposition of the basal part of the Andrarona Group. The Andrarona Group shows a low-grade metamorphic overprint in the area near Antalaha; illite crystallinity values scatter around 0.17°Δ2Θ CuKα, which is within the epizone. The Ampohafana Formation consists of undeformed, polymict conglomerate, cross-bedded sandstone, and red mudstone. An illite crystallinity value of >0.25°Δ2Θ CuKα obtained from the rocks is typical of the diagenetic zone. Occurrences of rhyodacite pebbles in the Ampohafana Formation and the intrusion of a basaltic dyke suggest a deposition in a WSW-ENE-trending graben system during the opening of the Indian

  18. Lithosphere mantle density of the North China Craton based on gravity data

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    Xia, B.; Artemieva, I. M.; Thybo, H.

    2017-12-01

    Based on gravity, seismic and thermal data we constrained the lithospheric mantle density at in-situ and STP condition. The gravity effect of topography, sedimentary cover, Moho and Lithosphere-Asthenosphere Boundary variation were removed from free-air gravity anomaly model. The sedimentary covers with density range from 1.80 g/cm3 with soft sediments to 2.40 g/cm3 with sandstone and limestone sediments. The average crustal density with values of 2.70 - 2.78 g/cm3 which corresponds the thickness and density of the sedimentary cover. Based on the new thermal model, the surface heat flow in original the North China Craton including western block is > 60 mW/m2. Moho temperature ranges from 450 - 600 OC in the eastern block and in the western block is 550 - 650 OC. The thermal lithosphere is 100 -140 km thick where have the surface heat flow of 60 - 70 mW/m2. The gravity effect of surface topography, sedimentary cover, Moho depth are 0 to +150 mGal, - 20 to -120 mGal and +50 to -200 mGal, respectively. By driving the thermal lithosphere, the gravity effect of the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary ranges from 20 mGal to +200 mGal which shows strong correction with the thickness of the lithosphere. The relationship between the gravity effect of the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary and the lithosphere thickness also for the seismic lithosphere, and the value of gravity effect is 0 to +220 mGal. The lithospheric mantle residual gravity which caused by lithospheric density variation range from -200 to +50 mGal by using the thermal lithosphere and from -250 to +100 mGal by driving the seismic lithosphere. For thermal lithosphere, the lithospheric mantle density with values of 3.21- 3.26 g/cm3 at in-situ condition and 3.33 - 3.38 g/cm3 at STP condition. Using seismic lithosphere, density of lithosphere ranges from 3.20 - 3.26 g/cm3 at in-situ condition and 3.31 - 3.41 g/cm3 at STP condition. The subcontinental lithosphere of the North China Craton is highly heterogeneous

  19. Uma Proposta de Atendimento às necessidades de informação dos usuários da biblioteca escolar por meio do benchmarking e do sensemaking Una propuesta de asistencia a las necesidades de información de los usuarios de la biblioteca escolar por medio del benchmarking y del sensemaking

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    Full Text Available Este artigo apresenta uma proposta de discussão a respeito da qualidade nos serviços de infor­mação, a construção do conhecimento focada no usuário e considerações acerca da utilização da comparação de informações na busca por excelência. Aborda os processos de busca, tratamento, utilização e comparação de informações para a verificação da qualidade dos serviços prestados aos usuários das bibliotecas, enfocando a aplicação de benchmarking e do sensemaking para qualificar os serviços das bibliotecas e atender aos usuários nas suas necessidades de busca da informação. Caracteriza-se como uma contribuição aos bibliotecários, possibilitando uma reflexão a respeito da necessidade de novas atitudes, que incluam a interação com os usuários na verifi­cação do processo de busca de informação no espaço da biblioteca, na interpretação do sentido, na construção do conhecimento e na tomada de decisão a fim de tornar os serviços de informação qualificados e acessíveis para todos.

  20. TRANSFORMACIONES AGROPRODUCTIVAS E INDICADORES DE SUSTENTABILIDAD EN LA CUENCA DEL RIO QUEQUÉN GRANDE (PROVINCIA DE BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA, DURANTE LOS PERÍODOS 1988-1998 Y 1998-2008

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    PATRICIA VAZQUEZ

    2012-01-01

    Full Text Available La región pampeana posee fuertes ventajas comparativas para la producción agropecuaria. Los modelos productivos actuales incluyen la siembra directa con aumento en el uso de agroquímicos y el avance de la agricultura ha generado una fuerte fragmentación de los pastizales naturales. El objetivo de este trabajo es analizar las transformaciones agroproductivas en la Cuenca del río Quequen Grande (situada en la Pampa Austral y sus principales consecuencias durante los períodos 1988-1998 y 1998-2008. La metodología utilizada se basó en la clasificación supervisada de imágenes de satélite para los años seleccionados. Los estadísticos obtenidos se correlacionaron con cálculos de los indicadores de riesgo de intervención del hábitat y de contaminación por plaguicidas. El proceso de agriculturización se manifestó con distinta intensidad en los ambientes geomorfológicos de la Cuenca, la unidad de sierras y serranías fue la más afectada en ambos períodos, presentando valores altos de riesgo ambiental.

  1. Regionalização e dinâmica política do federalismo sanitário brasileiro Regionalización y dinámica política del federalismo sanitario brasileño Regionalization and political dynamics of Brazilian health federalism

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    Daniel de Araujo Dourado

    2011-02-01

    Full Text Available Examinaram-se implicações da estrutura federativa brasileira no processo de regionalização de ações e serviços de saúde do Sistema Único de Saúde, considerando que o planejamento regional de saúde no Brasil deve realizar-se no contexto das relações intergovernamentais que expressam o federalismo cooperativo no âmbito sanitário. A análise foi baseada numa abordagem diacrônica do federalismo sanitário brasileiro, reconhecendo dois períodos de desenvolvimento, a descentralização e a regionalização. Explorou-se o planejamento regional do Sistema Único de Saúde à luz do referencial teórico do federalismo. Conclui-se que há necessidade de relativa centralização desse processo no nível das Comissões Intergestores Bipartite, para o exercício da coordenação federativa, e que é imprescindível formalizar espaços de dissenso nos Colegiados de Gestão Regional e nas próprias Comissões Intergestores, para efetivar a construção política consensual na regionalização da saúde.Se examinaron implicaciones de la estructura federativa brasileña en el proceso de regionalización de acciones y servicios de salud del Sistema Único de Salud, considerando que la planificación regional de salud en Brasil debe realizarse en el contexto de las relaciones intergubernamentales que expresan el federalismo cooperativo en el ámbito sanitario. El análisis fue basado en un abordaje diacrónico del federalismo sanitario brasileño, reconociendo dos períodos de desarrollo, la descentralización y la regionalización. Se exploró la planificación regional del Sistema Único de Salud a la luz de la referencia teórica del federalismo. Se concluyó que hay necesidad de relativa centralización de dicho proceso en el nivel de las Comisiones Intergestoras Bipartita, para el ejercicio de la coordinación federativa, y que es imprescindible formalizar espacios de disenso en los Colegiados de Gestión regional y en las propias Comisiones

  2. Perfil de adolescentes com repetição da gravidez atendidas num ambulatório de pré-natal Perfil de las adolescentes con repetición del embarazo atendidas en un ambulatorio de prenatal Profile of adolescents with repeated pregnancies attended at a prenatal clinic

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    Lia Persona

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    Full Text Available Este trabalho identificou o perfil biopsicossocial das adolescentes com repetição da gravidez, atendidas num ambulatório de pré-natal. Os dados obtidos através do prontuário médico e entrevista foram analisados quantitativamente. Através dos resultados encontrados e de acordo com a literatura, foram selecionados, do perfil das adolescentes, fatores mais fortemente associados à ocorrência da repetição da gravidez. São eles: menarca precoce, primeira relação sexual após curto intervalo da menarca, repetência escolar, abandono escolar, ausência de ocupação remunerada, baixa renda familiar, envolvimento com parceiros mais velhos, residir com o parceiro, união consensual com o parceiro, um parceiro fixo, baixo uso de condon, história familiar de gravidez na adolescência, ausência do pai por morte ou abandono, reação positiva da família à gravidez anterior, aborto anterior, parto anterior bem conceituado pela adolescente, e ausência à revisão pós-parto anterior.Este trabajo identificó el perfil biopsicosocial de las adolescentes con repetición del embarazo, atendidas en un ambulatorio de prenatal. Los datos obtenidos por medio del prontuario médico y entrevista, fueron analizados cuantitativamente. Por medio de los resultados y de acuerdo con la literatura, fueron seleccionados, entre los perfiles de las adolescentes, factores más fuertemente asociados a la ocurrencia de la repetición del embarazo. Ellos son: menarca precoz; primera relación sexual tras corto intervalo de la menarca; repetición escolar; abandono escolar; ausencia de ocupación remunerada; baja renta familiar; envolvimiento con parejas más viejas; residir con la pareja; unión consensual con la pareja; pareja fija; bajo uso de condón; historia familiar de embarazo en la adolescencia; ausencia del padre por muerte o abandono; reacción positiva de la familia al embarazo anterior; aborto anterior; parto anterior bien conceptuado por la adolescente

  3. EARLY STAGE OF THE CENTRAL ASIAN OROGENIC BELT BUILDING: EVIDENCES FROM THE SOUTHERN SIBERIAN CRATON

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    Full Text Available The origin of the Central-Asian Orogenic Belt (CAOB, especially of its northern segment nearby the southern margin of the Siberian craton (SC is directly related to development and closure of the Paleo-Asian Ocean (PAO. Signatures of early stages of the PAO evolution are recorded in the Late Precambrian sedimentary successions of the Sayan-Baikal-Patom Belt (SBPB on the southern edge of SC. These successions are spread over 2000 km and can be traced along this edge from north-west (Sayan area to south-east (Baikal area and further to north-east (Patom area. Here we present the synthesis of all available and reliable LA-ICP-MS U-Pb geochronological studies of detrital zircons from these sedimentary successions.

  4. Paleointensity determination on Neoarchaean dikes within the Vodlozerskii terrane of the Karelian craton

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    Shcherbakova, V. V.; Lubnina, N. V.; Shcherbakov, V. P.; Zhidkov, G. V.; Tsel'movich, V. A.

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    The results of paleomagnetic studies and paleointensity determinations from two Neoarchaean Shala dikes with an age of 2504 Ma, located within the Vodlozerskii terrane of the Karelian craton, are presented. The characteristic components of primary magnetization with shallow inclinations I = -5.7 and 1.9 are revealed; the reliability of the determinations is supported by two contact tests. High paleointensity values are obtained by the Thellier-Coe and Wilson techniques. The calculated values of the virtual dipole moment (11.5 and 13.8) × 1022 A m2 are noticeably higher than the present value of 7.8 × 1022 A m2. Our results, in combination with the previous data presented in the world database, support the hypothesized existence of a period of high paleointensity in the Late Archaean-Early Proterozoic.

  5. The West-African craton margin in eastern Senegal: a seismological study

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    Dorbath, Catherine; Dorbath, Louis; Gaulon, Roland; Le Page, Alain

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    A vertical short period seismological array was operated for six months in earstern Senegal. Large P wave travel-time anomalies are in fairly good relation with the gravity and geological features. Two-dimensional inversion of the data shows the existence of a major vertical discontinuity extending from the surface to 150-200 km depth. The other heterogeneities are mainly located in the crust and related to specific segments of the regional geology: craton, Mauritanides and Senegalo-Mauritanian basin. The main discontinuity dipping to the east is interpreted as the trace of an old subduction slab. We propose the following geodynamical process to explain the formation of the Mauritanides orogenic belt: continental collision after opening of a back-arc marginal basin in late Precambrian and its closure until Devonian

  6. The 3.1 Ga Nuggihalli chromite deposits, Western Dhawar craton (India)

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    Mukherjee, Ria; Mondal, Sisir K.; Frei, Robert

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    The Nuggihalli greenstone belt is part of the older greenstone belts (3.4 - 3.0 Ga) in the Western Dharwar Craton, southern India. This greenstone sequence consists of conformable metavolcanic and metasedimentary supracrustal rock assemblages that belong to the Sargur Group. Sill-like ultramafic......-mafic plutonic bodies are present within these supracrustal rocks (schist rocks) which are in turn enclosed by tonalite-trondhjemite-granodiorite gneiss (TTG). The sill-like ultramafic-mafic rocks are cumulates derived from a high-Mg parental magma that are represented by chromitite-hosted serpentinite...... and tremolite-chlorite-actinolite- schist (altered peridotite), anorthosite, pyroxenite, and gabbro hosting magnetite bands. The first whole-rock Sm-Nd data for the peridotite anorthosite- pyroxenite-gabbro unit has been obtained yielding an age of 3125 ± 120 Ma (MSWD = 1.3) which is similar to reported ages...

  7. East-China Geochemistry Database (ECGD):A New Networking Database for North China Craton

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    Wang, X.; Ma, W.

    2010-12-01

    North China Craton is one of the best natural laboratories that research some Earth Dynamic questions[1]. Scientists made much progress in research on this area, and got vast geochemistry data, which are essential for answering many fundamental questions about the age, composition, structure, and evolution of the East China area. But the geochemical data have long been accessible only through the scientific literature and theses where they have been widely dispersed, making it difficult for the broad Geosciences community to find, access and efficiently use the full range of available data[2]. How to effectively store, manage, share and reuse the existing geochemical data in the North China Craton area? East-China Geochemistry Database(ECGD) is a networking geochemical scientific database system that has been designed based on WebGIS and relational database for the structured storage and retrieval of geochemical data and geological map information. It is integrated the functions of data retrieval, spatial visualization and online analysis. ECGD focus on three areas: 1.Storage and retrieval of geochemical data and geological map information. Research on the characters of geochemical data, including its composing and connecting of each other, we designed a relational database, which based on geochemical relational data model, to store a variety of geological sample information such as sampling locality, age, sample characteristics, reference, major elements, rare earth elements, trace elements and isotope system et al. And a web-based user-friendly interface is provided for constructing queries. 2.Data view. ECGD is committed to online data visualization by different ways, especially to view data in digital map with dynamic way. Because ECGD was integrated WebGIS technology, the query results can be mapped on digital map, which can be zoomed, translation and dot selection. Besides of view and output query results data by html, txt or xls formats, researchers also can

  8. Strong crustal seismic anisotropy in the Kalahari Craton based on Receiver Functions

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    Thybo, Hans; Soliman, Mohammad Youssof Ahmad; Artemieva, Irina

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    Earlier seismic studies of the Kalahari Craton in southern Africa infer deformation of upper mantle by flow with fast direction of seismic anisotropy being parallel to present plate motion, and/or report anisotropy frozen into the lithospheric mantle. We present evidence for very strong seismic...... is uniform within tectonic units and parallel to orogenic strike in the Limpopo and Cape fold belts. It is further parallel to the strike of major dyke swarms which indicates that a large part of the observed anisotropy is controlled by lithosphere fabrics and macroscopic effects. The directions of the fast...... that the crust and lithospheric mantle may have been coupled since cratonisation. If so, the apparent match between mantle anisotropy and the present plate motion is coincidental....

  9. Origin and diamond prospectivity of Mesoproterozoic kimberlites from the Narayanpet field, Eastern Dharwar Craton, southern India

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    Chalapathi Rao, N.V.; Paton, Chad; Lehmann, B.

    2012-01-01

    to both archetypal kimberlites and to orangeites, and it is not straight forward to apply conventional mineral-genetic schemes in the nomenclature of the NKF pipes. Low fO of the NKF magma (ΔNNO (nickel-nickel oxide)=-1.9 to -3.2), indistinguishable from that of diamondiferous kimberlites world-wide...... is a characteristic feature of the NKF. This has been attributed alternately to the derivation of NKF magmas from a shallower depth, or to variability in thickness of the Sub-Continental Lithospheric Mantle (SCLM) beneath the Eastern Dharwar Craton. Recently, exploration by De Beers resulted in the discovery...... of a number of new kimberlite occurrences from the NKF, with some of their geochemical features and radiogenic isotope systematics subsequently becoming available. In this paper, we present detailed petrography, groundmass mineral composition and new bulk-rock geochemistry data for a number of NKF rocks...

  10. Bolsa Família (Family Grant Programme: an analysis of Brazilian income transfer programme Du mythe à la réalité : l'expérience du tourisme durable dans la communauté du Vale Encantado, Forêt de Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brésil Del mito a la relidad : la experiencia del turismo sostenible en la comunidad de Vale Encantado, Bosque de Tijuca, Río de Janeiro, Brasil

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    Luciana Mourão

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    éation du Parc national de Tijuca, en 1961. À présent et grâce au projet de tourisme durable, le Vale Encantado est devenu une référence en termes de cohabitation, d’intégration et de préservation de l’environnement local, et est reconnu comme « gardien de la forêt ».Considerado uno de los más grandes bosques urbanos del mundo y el tercero de Brasil, Floresta da Tijuca (Bosque de Tijuca, situado en la ciudad de Río de Janeiro, se enfrenta al gran desafío de convivir de forma harmónica y sostenible con las 46 favelas situadas en su entorno. Una de estas comunidades, Vale Encantado, cuyo proceso de ocupación data de mediados del siglo XVIII, vivió los diversos ciclos productivos que en él se desarrollaron, pasando por la extracción de madera, explotación agrícola, ganadera y de plantas ornamentales, y extracción de granito negro. Estos ciclos productivos, en mayor o en menor grado, impactaron negativamente en el bosque nativo. Sin embargo, de manera simultánea a este proceso, la comunidad de Vale Encantado fue testigo de la implementación de esfuerzos de reconstitución y protección de este fragmento de Bosque Atlántico, mediante la reforestación y la creación del Parque Nacional da Tijuca, en 1961. Hoy, a través del proyecto de turismo sostenible y gastronomía social, Vale Encantado se ha convertido en referencia del proceso de convivencia, integración y protección del medioambiente local, pasando a ser reconocido como “guardián del bosque”.Considerada uma das maiores florestas urbanas do mundo e a terceira do Brasil, a Floresta da Tijuca, situada na cidade do Rio de Janeiro, enfrenta o grande desafio de conviver de forma harmonica e sustentável com as 46 favelas situadas em seu entorno. Uma destas comunidades, o Vale Encantado, cujo processo de ocupação data de meados do século XVIII, vivenciou os diversos ciclos produtivos que nela se desenvolveram, passando pela extração de madeira, exploração agrícola, pecuária, de

  11. Petrogenesis, U-Pb and Sm-Nd geochronology of the Furna Azul Migmatite: partial melting evidence during the San Ignacio Orogeny, Paragua Terrane, SW Amazon Craton

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    Nascimento, Newton Diego Couto do; Ruiz, Amarildo Salina; Pierosan, Ronaldo; Lima, Gabrielle Aparecida de; Matos, Joao Batista; Lafon, Jean-Michel; Moura, Candido Augusto Veloso, E-mail: newtongeologia@hotmail.com, E-mail: asruiz@gmail.com, E-mail: ronaldo.pierosan@yahoo.com.br, E-mail: gabilimagel@gmail.com, E-mail: lafonjm@ufpa.br, E-mail: prof.jmatos@gmail.com, E-mail: candido@ufpa.br [Universidade Federal do Para (GEOCIAM/UFPA), Belem, PA (Brazil). Instituto Nacional de Ciencia e Tecnologia de Geociencias da Amazonia

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    The Furna Azul Migmatite is a ∼10 km{sup 2} complex located in Pontes e Lacerda city, Mato Grosso, Brazil. It belongs to Paragua Terrane, limit with Rio Alegre Terrane, southeast of San Ignacio Province, in Amazon Craton. It consists of transitional metatexites with amphibolite enclaves and dioritic injections. The rocks were divided in residuum rich and leucosome rich; both have three deformation phases marked by folded stromatic layers affected by spaced foliation and metamorphosed in amphibolite facies, represented by garnet, biotite, sillimanite, and by the clinopyroxene in the enclaves. The metamorphic retrograde to greenschist is marked by formation of chlorite, muscovite and prehnite. Residuum-rich metatexites show higher CaO and Na{sub 2}O contents, separating them from K{sub 2}O, Ba and Rb enriched transitional metatexites. U-Pb on zircon and Sm-Nd whole-rocks dating indicates that the residuum-rich metatexite crystallized at 1436 ± 11 Ma, with a T{sub DM} age of 1.90 Ga and ε{sub Nd(1.43)} of -0.54, whereas the dioritic injection crystallized at 1341,7 ± 17 Ma with a T{sub DM} age of 1.47 Ga and ε{sub Nd(1.34)} of 3.39. These results indicate that the Furna Azul Migmatite protolith was formed during the San Ignacio Orogeny and was reworked during the same orogeny, as basement for collisional to post-magmatic granites from Pensamiento Intrusive Suite. (author)

  12. (142)Nd evidence for an enriched Hadean reservoir in cratonic roots.

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    Upadhyay, Dewashish; Scherer, Erik E; Mezger, Klaus

    2009-06-25

    The isotope (146)Sm undergoes alpha-decay to (142)Nd, with a half-life of 103 million years. Measurable variations in the (142)Nd/(144)Nd values of rocks resulting from Sm-Nd fractionation could therefore only have been produced within about 400 million years of the Solar System's formation (that is, when (146)Sm was extant). The (142)Nd/(144)Nd compositions of terrestrial rocks are accordingly a sensitive monitor of the main silicate differentiation events that took place in the early Earth. High (142)Nd/(144)Nd values measured in some Archaean rocks from Greenland hint at the existence of an early incompatible-element-depleted mantle. Here we present measurements of low (142)Nd/(144)Nd values in 1.48-gigayear-(Gyr)-old lithospheric mantle-derived alkaline rocks from the Khariar nepheline syenite complex in southeastern India. These data suggest that a reservoir that was relatively enriched in incompatible elements formed at least 4.2 Gyr ago and traces of its isotopic signature persisted within the lithospheric root of the Bastar craton until at least 1.48 Gyr ago. These low (142)Nd/(144)Nd compositions may represent a diluted signature of a Hadean (4 to 4.57 Gyr ago) enriched reservoir that is characterized by even lower values. That no evidence of the early depleted mantle has been observed in rocks younger than 3.6 Gyr (refs 3, 4, 7) implies that such domains had effectively mixed back into the convecting mantle by then. In contrast, some early enriched components apparently escaped this fate. Thus, the mantle sampled by magmatism since 3.6 Gyr ago may be biased towards a depleted composition that would be balanced by relatively more enriched reservoirs that are 'hidden' in Hadean crust, the D'' layer of the lowermost mantle or, as we propose here, also within the roots of old cratons.

  13. Seismic crustal structure of the North China Craton and surrounding area: Synthesis and analysis

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    Xia, B.; Thybo, H.; Artemieva, I. M.

    2017-07-01

    We present a new digital model (NCcrust) of the seismic crustal structure of the Neoarchean North China Craton (NCC) and its surrounding Paleozoic-Mesozoic orogenic belts (30°-45°N, 100°-130°E). All available seismic profiles, complemented by receiver function interpretations of crustal thickness, are used to constrain a new comprehensive crustal model NCcrust. The model, presented on a 0.25° × 0.25°grid, includes the Moho depth and the internal structure (thickness and velocity) of the crust specified for four layers (the sedimentary cover, upper, middle, and lower crust) and the Pn velocity in the uppermost mantle. The crust is thin (30-32 km) in the east, while the Moho depth in the western part of the NCC is 38-44 km. The Moho depth of the Sulu-Dabie-Qinling-Qilian orogenic belt ranges from 31 km to 51 km, with a general westward increase in crustal thickness. The sedimentary cover is 2-5 km thick in most of the region, and typical thicknesses of the upper crust, middle crust, and lower crust are 16-24 km, 6-24 km, and 0-6 km, respectively. We document a general trend of westward increase in the thickness of all crustal layers of the crystalline basement and as a consequence, the depth of the Moho. There is no systematic regional pattern in the average crustal Vp velocity and the Pn velocity. We examine correlation between the Moho depth and topography for seven tectonic provinces in the North China Craton and speculate on mechanisms of isostatic compensation.

  14. Accuracy of simple urine tests for diagnosis of urinary tract infections in low-risk pregnant women La exactitud del examen de orina simple para diagnosticar infecciones del tracto urinario en gestantes de bajo riesgo Acurácia do exame de urina simples para diagnóstico de infecções do trato urinário em gestantes de baixo risco

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    Danielle Cristina Alves Feitosa

    2009-08-01

    Full Text Available Anatomic and physiological alterations during pregnancy predispose pregnant women to urinary tract infections (UTI. This study aimed to identify the accuracy of the simple urine test for UTI diagnosis in low-risk pregnant women. Diagnostic test performance was conducted in Botucatu, SP, involving 230 pregnant women, between 2006 and 2008. Results showed 10% UTI prevalence. Sensitivity, specificity and accuracy of the simple urine test were 95.6%, 63.3% and 66.5%, respectively, in relation to UTI diagnoses. The analysis of positive (PPV and negative (NPV predictive values showed that, when a regular simple urine test was performed, the chance of UTI occurrence was small (NPV 99.2%. In view of an altered result for such a test, the possibility of UTI existence was small (PPV 22.4%. It was concluded that the accuracy of the simple urine test as a diagnostic means for UTI was low, and that performing a urine culture is essential for appropriate diagnosis.Las alteraciones anatómicas y fisiológicas de la gravidez predisponen a las gestantes a infecciones del tracto urinario (ITU. El objetivo de este estudio fue identificar la exactitud del examen de orina simple para diagnosticar ITU en gestantes de bajo riesgo. Se hizo uso del estudio de desempeño de prueba de diagnóstico realizado en Botucatu, San Pablo, con 230 gestantes, entre 2006 y 2008. Los resultados muestran que la prevalencia de ITU fue de 10%. La sensibilidad fue 95,6%, la especificidad 63,3% y la exactitud 66,5% del examen de orina simple, en relación al diagnóstico de ITU. El análisis de los valores de predicción positivo y negativo (VPP y VPN mostró que, en la vigencia de examen de orina simple normal, la probabilidad de haber ITU fue pequeña (VPN 99,2%. Frente al resultado alterado de ese examen, la probabilidad de haber ITU fue baja (VPP 22,4%. Se concluye que la exactitud del examen de orina simple como medio de diagnóstico de ITU fue baja, siendo indispensable la realizaci

  15. Formación del pensamiento reflexivo en estudiantes universitarios (Training Reflexive Thinking in University Students (Formation de la pensée réflexive chez les étudiants universitaires (Formação do pensamento reflexivo em estudantes universitários

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    Claudia Ximena González-Moreno

    2012-06-01

    Full Text Available ResumenSe parte del soporte científico y conceptual del enfo- que histórico-cultural de Lev Semiónovich Vygotsky para presentar los resultados de una investigación des- criptiva, sobre el quehacer educativo en el aula por lo que se establece una interacción dialéctica entre teoría y práctica. El objetivo fue la formación del pensamien- to reflexivo en estudiantes universitarios en la licencia- tura en Pedagogía Infantil, en la clase Teorías cogniti- vas del aprendizaje. Los resultados muestran que las acciones pedagógicas pueden impactar positivamente la consolidación de los procesos de aprendizaje y que el pensamiento reflexivo se constituye en el motor del cambio mediante el uso intencionado del lenguaje.AbstractThe starting point of this paper is the scien- tific and conceptual framework of Vygotsky's cultural-historical approach, which is used to present the results of a descriptive research work on classroom activities, establishing a dialectic interaction between theory and practice. The aim was to train reflexive thin- king in university students of the teacher training course in Children's Pedagogy, more specifically a subject in Cognitive Theories of Learning. The results show that pedagogical actions can have a positive impact on the consolidation of learning processes. Reflexive thinking is an agent of change through inten- tional use of language.RésuméLe point de départ de cette étude est la base scientifique et conceptuelle de la perspective historico-culturelle de Vygotsky pour présen- ter les résultats d'une recherche de type des- criptive, par rapport au travail éducatif dans la salle de classe, c'est pourquoi on a établit l'interaction dialectique entre la théorie et la pratique. L'objectif a été la formation de la pensée réflexive chez les étudiants univer- sitaires dans la carrière de Pédagogie pour l'enfance, à travers le cours Théories Cogni- tives de l'apprentissage. Les résultats mon- trent

  16. Understanding changes in water availability in the Rio Grande/Río Bravo del Norte basin under the influence of large-scale circulation indices using the Noah land surface model

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    Khedun, C. Prakash; Mishra, Ashok K.; Bolten, John D.; Beaudoing, Hiroko K.; Kaiser, Ronald A.; Giardino, J. Richard; Singh, Vijay P.

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    Water availability plays an important role in the socio-economic development of a region. It is however, subject to the influence of large-scale circulation indices, resulting in periodic excesses and deficits. An assessment of the degree of correlation between climate indices and water availability, and the quantification of changes with respect to major climate events is important for long-term water resources planning and management, especially in transboundary basins as it can help in conflict avoidance. In this study we first establish the correlation of the Pacific Decadal Oscillation (PDO) and El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) with gauged precipitation in the Rio Grande basin, and then quantify the changes in water availability using runoff generated from the Noah land surface model. Both spatial and temporal variations are noted, with winter and spring being most influenced by conditions in the Pacific Ocean. Negative correlation is observed at the headwaters and positive correlation across the rest of the basin. The influence of individual ENSO events, classified using four different criteria, is also examined. El Niños (La Niñas) generally cause an increase (decrease) in runoff, but the pattern is not consistent; percentage change in water availability varies across events. Further, positive PDO enhances the effect of El Niño and dampens that of La Niña, but during neutral/transitioning PDO, La Niña dominates meteorological conditions. Long El Niños have more influence on water availability than short duration high intensity events. We also note that the percentage increase during El Niños significantly offsets the drought-causing effect of La Niñas.

  17. Il lavoro penitenziario: la dimensione umana del carcere e della città che lo accoglie. L’esperienza della cooperativa sociale Rio Terà dei Pensieri/Le travail carcéral : la dimension humaine de la prison et de la ville qui l'abrite. L'expérience de la coopérative sociale Rio Terà dei Pensieri/Prison inmates work: the human dimension of the prison and the town where prison is built in. The experience of social cooperative Rio Terà dei Pensieri

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    Valentina Ferrara

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    Full Text Available Il lavoro approfondisce, nella parte teorica, le tematiche relative alla pena detentiva, analizzando la tradizione sociologica sull’argomento e confrontandola con le contingenze attuali, ponendo specifica attenzione al «problema» dell’immigrazione; traccia in seguito il quadro normativo relativo al lavoro in carcere e, contestualmente, alle cooperative sociali, quale cornice entro cui presentare i dati afferenti alla parte empirica. La ricerca di approccio quantitativo ha analizzato i dati dei dipendenti della Cooperativa al fine di rilevare la porzione di posti di lavoro garantiti dalla stessa rispetto al totale dei detenuti della Regione Veneto e della città di Venezia; la ricerca di approccio qualitativo ha indagato l’impatto delle attività della Cooperativa all’interno del carcere (osservazione, trattamento, misure alternative e al suo esterno (percezione dei cittadini rispetto agli istituti penitenziari. La première partie de cet article s’attache à analyser certains aspects de la détention à travers la littérature sociologique et accordant une attention particulière aux « problèmes » d’immigration. Ensuite, l’auteur examine les lois sur l’emploi en milieu carcéral et, parallèlement, les coopératives sociales. Dans la deuxième partie, l’auteur prend en considération les données provenant d’une étude quantitative menée parmi les salariés de la coopérative Rio Terà dei Pensier dans le but d’estimer le pourcentage d’emplois assuré par cette coopérative par rapport au nombre total de détenus en Région de Vénétie et dans la ville de Venise. De plus, en ce qui concerne la partie qualitative de cette recherche, l’auteur se penche sur l’impact des activités menées par cette coopérative tant en prison (traitement et réinsertion des délinquants, mesures alternatives à la détention qu’à l’extérieur (les perceptions qui ont les citoyens de la prison. The first part of this article

  18. As dimensões da satisfação dos usuários do Programa Saúde da Família: confiabilidade e empatia Las dimensiones de la satisfacción de los usuarios del Programa Salud de la Familia: confiabilidad y empatía The Dimensions of user satisfaction of the Family Health Program: trust and empathy

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    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Descrever a percepção dos usuários das equipes do Programa Saúde da Família (PSF da zona urbana de Montes Claros, Minas Gerais, sobre as dimensões da satisfação relacionadas à Confiabilidade e à Empatia; analisar o perfil sociodemográfico da população entrevistada frente à Confiabilidade e à Empatia. MÉTODOS: Pesquisa quantitativa; descritiva por meio do SERVQUAL. Foram entrevistados 319 usuários e a análise foi realizada por meio da estatística descritiva e as associações estatisticamente significantes. RESULTADOS: A maioria dos entrevistados é do sexo feminino (80,6%, encontra-se na faixa etária de 18 a 30 anos (38,2%, possui ensino médio completo (32,3%, renda familiar de 1 a 3 salários mínimos (76,8%, reside nos bairros há mais de 10 anos (52,6% e tem boa percepção dos serviços prestados quanto à Confiabilidade e à Empatia. CONCLUSÃO: Foi possível descrever os aspectos que envolvem a Confiabilidade e a Empatia dos usuários do PSF, que merecem ser considerados na reestruturação dos processos de atenção à saúde da população.OBJETIVO: Describir la percepción de los usuarios de los equipos del Programa Salud de la Familia (PSF de la zona urbana de Montes Claros, Minas Gerais, sobre las dimensiones de la satisfacción relacionadas a la Confiabilidad y la Empatia; analizar el perfil sociodemográfico de la población entrevistada frente a la Confiabilidad y a la Empatía. MÉTODOS: Investigación cuantitativa; descriptiva por medio del SERVQUAL. Fueron entrevistados 319 usuarios y el análisis fue realizado por meio da estadística descriptiva y las asociaciones estadísticamente significativas. RESULTADOS: La mayoría de los entrevistados es del sexo feminino (80,6%, se encuentra en el grupo etáreo de 18 a 30 años (38,2%, posee secundaria completa (32,3%, ingreso familiar de 1 a 3 salarios mínimos (76,8%, reside en los barrios hace más de 10 años (52,6% y tiene buena percepción de los

  19. The passage from Rio.

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    Strong, M F

    1992-01-01

    The Secretary-General of the UN Conference on Environment and Development notes that after the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro discussions about the environment and development will differ from those prior to the Summit. These discussions must now incorporate problems of developing countries, poverty, inequalities, flow of resources to developing countries, and terms of trade. The Rio Declaration on Environment and Development consists of important tenets, but it must evolve into an Earth Charter to be endorsed on the 50th anniversary of the UN in 1965. The Summit's Plan of Action, Agenda 21, must also continue to evolve and, despite its shortcomings, is the most extensive and, if implemented, most effective international action ever approved by the international community. Financing the Agenda 21 initiatives remains to be decided. New possible sources of funding must be based n the polluter pays principle and may include new taxes, user charges, emission permits, and citizen funding. Even though the most serious problem in the 1990s is stabilization of atmospheric gases, the Rio agreement does not include targets or timetables. Governments must take united action immediately to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by at least 60%. 1 nation has not yet approved the convention on biological diversity. Governments also need to move forward on conventions on decertification and deforestation. They need to incorporate the global objectives of Agenda 21 into their own national policies and practices. This must also be done at the global, regional, organizational, local, and individual levels. The global community must also begin technology capacity building. The participatory process should also include nongovernmental organizations. Population growth must also slow dramatically to achieve sustainable development. The various participatory levels must consider elimination of poverty.

  20. Conhecimento, atitude e prática do uso de pílula e preservativo entre adolescentes universitários Conocimiento, actitud y práctica del uso de la píldora y el preservativo entre adolescentes universitários Knowledge, attitude and practice about the use of pill and preservative among adolescents university students

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    Full Text Available Foram avaliados o conhecimento, atitude e prática em relação à pílula e ao preservativo entre adolescentes, ingressantes de uma universidade pública paulista. Um questionário foi aplicado a 295 universitários. Observou-se que os adolescentes apresentaram atitudes positivas em relação à prática contraceptiva, já que 92,6% opinaram que devem utilizar métodos anticoncepcionais, e dentre os adolescentes com vida sexual ativa, aproximadamente 82% responderam que utilizavam algum método em todas as relações sexuais. Demonstraram ter maior conhecimento do que prática. Quando comparados o preservativo e a pílula, os adolescentes apresentam maior conhecimento e prática em relação ao preservativo. Conclui-se que embora os adolescentes tenham conhecimento e atitudes adequadas, precisam modificar algumas de suas práticas para uma anticoncepção eficaz.Fueron evaluados el conocimiento, la actitud y la práctica en relación a la píldora y al preservativo entre adolescentes recién matriculados en una universidad pública paulista. Fue aplicado un cuestionario a 295 adolescentes. Se observó que los adolescentes presentan actitudes positivas relativas a la práctica anticonceptiva, ya que el 92,6% opinan que deben usar métodos anticonceptivos y entre los adolescentes con vida sexual activa, aproximadamente el 82% contestaron que utilizaban algún método en todas las relaciones sexuales. Demostraron tener más conocimiento que práctica. Comparando el preservativo y la píldora, hubo mayor conocimiento y práctica en relación al preservativo. Se concluye que, aunque los adolescentes tengan conocimiento y actitudes adecuadas, necesitan cambiar algunas de sus prácticas para una anticoncepción eficaz.It was evaluated knowledge, attitude and practice concerning contraceptive pills and preservatives among teenagers at a public University of São Paulo. A questionnaire was applied for 295 students. We verified that teenagers presented a

  1. Stratigraphy, tectonics and detrital zircon U-Pb (LA-ICP-MS) geochronology of the Rio Preto Belt and northern Paramirim corridor, NE, Brazil

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    Alcantara, Davi da Costa Bezerra Gobira de; Uhlein, Alexandre; Caxito, Fabricio de Andrade; Pedrosa-Soares, Antonio Carlos, E-mail: davibgobira@hotmail.com, E-mail: auhlein@gmail.com, E-mail: facaxito@yahoo.com.br, E-mail: pedrosasoares@gmail.com [Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (CPMTC/UFMG), Belo Horizonte, MG (Brazil). Instituto de Geociencias. Centro de Pesquisa Professor Manoel Teixeira da Costa; Dussin, Ivo, E-mail: ivodusin@yahoo.com.br [Universidade Estadual do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), Rio de Janeiro, RJ (Brazil). Faculdade de Geologia

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    Two important Proterozoic metasedimentary sequences, the Rio Preto and Santo Onofre Groups, crop out along the northwestern margin of the Sao Francisco craton and in northern Paramirim corridor, respectively. The Rio Preto Group, involved in the eponymous fold-thrust belt along the northwestern cratonic boundary, comprises the Formosa (garnet schist, quartz schist, quartzite, chlorite-sericite schist and ferriferrous quartz schist) and Canabravinha (quartzite, micaceous quartzite, metarhytmite, phylite, schist and metaturbidite) formations. The Santo Onofre Group occurs exclusively in the Paramirim corridor, and is composed of quartzite and minor carbonaceous or Mn-rich phylite. These units record sedimentation in shallow to deep-water marine settings related to rift basins, and were deformed and metamorphosed under green schist facies conditions during the Brasiliano orogeny. Here we present 427 new detrital zircon U-Pb ages, which constrain the maximum depositional ages of ca. 971 Ma for the Santo Onofre Group, ca. 912 Ma for the Canabravinha Formation, and ca. 65 Ma for the Formosa Formation of the Rio Preto Group. Our data suggests that the Santo Onofre and the Rio Preto Groups accumulated in two distinct basin settings. The latter, composed mostly of sandy rocks, would represent a relatively stable, shallow-marine shelf environment. The Rio Preto Group, with metadiamictite, quartzite, pelitic and rhythmitic rocks, represents a shallow to deep marine environment influenced by gravity flows. Both groups were probably deposited in the Late Tonian, and are potential correlatives of the lower (pre-glacial) units of the Macaubas Group of the Aracuai belt. (author)

  2. Rio responses in the Netherlands

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    Bruggink, J.J.C.

    1994-01-01

    Three of the five agreements reached in Rio - the Rio Declaration, Agenda 21 and the Framework Convention on Climate Change - are briefly summarised from and energy perspective. The state of the art in the two national policy areas that are crucial for sustainable development, environmental policy and development cooperation, are then described. Some conclusions are drawn regarding the major bottlenecks and challenges for Dutch policies in the wake of Rio. 2 figs

  3. Doença mental: representações de usuários e de profissionais da saúde Enfermedad mental: representaciones del usuarios y de los profesionales de salud Mental disease: representations of users and of health care professionals

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    Helena Bazanelli Prebianchi

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    Full Text Available A diversidade de concepções sobre saúde e doença determina diferentes expectativas que causam defasagens entre necessidades avaliadas por profissionais e usuários dos serviços de saúde. Objetivou-se uma revisão de artigos que discutissem conteúdos, crenças e valores dos profissionais e dos usuários dos serviços de saúde mental em relação à doença mental. Realizou-se uma pesquisa bibliográfica em indexadores de produção científica, cobrindo o período 2001 a 2008, incluindo-se apenas trabalhos nacionais. Foram analisados os pontos de contato e de divergência entre representações de usuários dos serviços de saúde mental e dos profissionais da área. Os resultados indicaram semelhanças e divergências nas concepções referentes duas questões: 1 definição de doença mental, suas causas e cura; e 2 o profissional psicólogo e a busca por atendimento psicológico. Concluiu-se que as diferenças de significados entre profissionais e usuários justificam a necessidade de mais estudos para que as práticas em saúde mental respondam às demandas mais ampliadas.La diversidad de consepciones, en la salud y enfermedad, determina distintas expectativas van causar desfasajes entre las necesidades evaluadas por profesionales y usuarios de los servicios de la salud. El objetivo fue una revisión de los artículos que tratan sobre las creencias y valores de los profesionales y de los usuarios de los servicios de la salud mental en relación a la enfermedad mental. Se realizó una búsqueda bibliográfica en indexadores de producción científica, que abarca el período 2001-2008 y sólo incluyó los trabajos nacionales. Se revisaron los puntos de contacto y de divergencias entre las representaciones del usuarios y de los profesionales. Los resultados indicaron similitudes y divergencias en las concepciones de: la definición de enfermedad mental, sus causas y cura; el psicólogo y a la búsqueda de tratamiento psicológico. Se

  4. Thermal modeling and geomorphology of the south border of the Sao Francisco Craton: thermochronology by fission tracks in apatites;Modelagem termica e geomorfologia da borda sul do Craton do Sao Francisco: termocronologia por tracos de fissao em apatita

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    Hackspacher, Peter Christian [UNESP, Rio Claro, SP (Brazil). Inst. de Geociencias e Ciencias Exatas; Godoy, Daniel Francoso de; Franco, Ana Olivia Barufi [UNESP, Rio Claro, SP (Brazil). Pos-Graduacao em Geologia Regional; Ribeiro, Luiz Felipe Brandini [NUCLEARGEO, Rio Claro, SP (Brazil); Hadler Neto, Julio Cesar [Universidade Estadual de Campinas (IFGW/UNICAMP), SP (Brazil). Inst. de Fisica Gleb Wataghin

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    Recent developments in Fission Track thermochronology associated to mesozoic-cenozoic erosion and tectonic presented trough thematic maps (isotemperature), permit to model the landscape evolution in the southern border of the Sao Francisco craton, southeastern Brazil. Paleotemperature, obtained by fission track analysis in apatite, is closely related to geomorphologic interpretations. The area suffered a complex imprint of endogenous and exogenous processes resulting diversified and differentiated relieves. The landscape is strongly controlled by exhumation between Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous, uplift with tectonic denudation related to crustal heating at the Upper Cretaceous and reactivation of faults until the Miocene. This scenario is a result of reactivations of different brittle structures that accommodate the deformation in the southern border of the Sao Francisco craton. The landscape reflects denudations of up to 3 km with preserved remains of erosive surfaces in the topographical tops and chronocorrelates deposits in the basins of the region. (author)

  5. A abreviação do jejum pré-operatório para duas horas com carboidratos aumenta o risco anestésico? ¿La Reducción del ayuno preoperatorio en dos horas con carbohidratos aumenta el riesgo anestésico? Does abbreviation of preoperative fasting to two hours with carbohydrates increase the anesthetic risk?

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    Kátia Gomes Bezerra de Oliveira

    2009-10-01

    Full Text Available JUSTIFICATIVA E OBJETIVOS: O objetivo do presente estudo foi avaliar o surgimento de possíveis complicações anestésicas relacionadas à abreviação do jejum pré-operatório para duas horas com uma solução contendo dextrinomaltose a 12,5% dentro do projeto ACERTO (Aceleração da Recuperação Total Pós-operatória. MÉTODO: Foram avaliados prospectivamente todos os pacientes submetidos a diversas operações sobre o trato digestivo e parede abdominal dentro de um novo protocolo de condutas perioperatórias estabelecidas pelo projeto ACERTO entre agosto de 2005 e dezembro de 2007. Todos receberam o suplemento nutricional (dextrinomaltose a 12,5% por via oral seis e duas horas antes do procedimento cirúrgico. A coleta de dados foi prospectiva sem o conhecimento dos profissionais do serviço. Observou-se o tempo de jejum pré-operatório e as complicações anestésicas relacionadas ao curto tempo de jejum (broncoaspiração. RESULTADOS: Foram avaliados 375 pacientes, sendo 174 homens (46,4% e 201 mulheres (53,6% entre 18 e 90 anos de idade O tempo médio de jejum pré-operatório foi de quatro horas variando de duas a 20 horas. Não houve nenhum caso de broncoaspiração durante os procedimentos. O tempo de jejum foi maior (p JUSTIFICATIVA Y OBJETIVOS: El objetivo del presente estudio, fue evaluar el surgimiento de posibles complicaciones anestésicas relacionadas con la reducción del ayuno preoperatorio en dos horas con una solución que contiene dextrinomaltosa a 12,5% dentro del proyecto ACERTO (Aceleración de la Recuperación Total Postoperatoria. MÉTODO: Se evaluaron de forma prospectiva, todos los pacientes sometidos a diversas operaciones sobre el tracto digestivo y la pared abdominal, dentro de un nuevo protocolo de conductas perioperatorias establecidas por el proyecto ACERTO, entre agosto de 2005 y diciembre de 2007. Todos recibieron el suplemento nutricional (dextrinomaltosa a 12,5% por vía oral seis y dos horas antes del

  6. Gasto do Ministério da Saúde com medicamentos: tendência dos programas de 2002 a 2007 Gasto del Ministerio de la Salud con medicamentos: tendencia de los programas de 2002 a 2007 Ministry of Health's spending on drugs: program trends from 2002 to 2007

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    Fabiola Sulpino Vieira

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    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Analisar a evolução do gasto do Ministério da Saúde com medicamentos. MÉTODOS: O gasto total (agregado do Ministério da Saúde com medicamentos e de seus programas (desagregado foram analisados para o período de 2002 a 2007. As ações que financiaram a aquisição de medicamentos foram obtidas no sistema Siga Brasil e classificadas segundo os programas de assistência farmacêutica. Os valores liquidados foram identificados para cada programa. Para 2006 e 2007, foram pesquisadas as aquisições de anti-retrovirais. Em relação aos medicamentos do Programa de Dispensação em Caráter Excepcional, confrontaram-se os dados da ação orçamentária com aqueles disponíveis no Sistema Único de Saúde. Os valores obtidos foram deflacionados aplicando-se o Índice de Preços ao Consumidor Amplo. Foi efetuada análise exploratória dos dados. RESULTADOS: O gasto em 2007 foi 3,2 vezes o de 2002 e a participação do gasto com medicamentos no gasto total aumentou de 5,4% em 2002 para 10,7% em 2007. O gasto com os medicamentos da atenção básica teve aumento de 75% e com medicamentos dos programas estratégicos, de 124%. No caso dos anti-retrovirais o aumento foi de aproximadamente 6%, mas com aumento de 77% de 2005 a 2006, seguida de redução de 29% de 2006 a 2007. O aumento mais expressivo do gasto foi observado com os medicamentos de dispensação em caráter excepcional, 252% de 2003 a 2007. CONCLUSÕES: Houve aumento significativo do gasto com medicamentos entre 2002 e 2007, havendo maior participação nesse gasto dos anti-retrovirais e medicamentos de dispensação excepcional, os quais são constituídos por número expressivo de fármacos protegidos por patentes.OBJETIVO: Analizar la evolución del gasto del Ministerio de la Salud de Brasil con medicamentos. MÉTODOS: El gasto total (agregado del Ministerio de la Salud con medicamentos y de sus programas (desagregado fue analizado para el período de 2002 a 2007. Las

  7. Formação do acadêmico de enfermagem: vivência na atenção a usuários de drogas psicoativas La formación del estudiante de enfermería: vivencia en la atención de los usuarios de drogas Nursing student's education: experience in the care to users of psychoactive drugs

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    Andiara Araújo Cunegundes de Brito

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    Full Text Available O artigo objetivou relatar a experiência vivenciada por acadêmicos de enfermagem na Fundação Belo Amor, localizada no município de Caicó/RN, serviço de reabilitação psicossocial para usuários de álcool e outras drogas, buscando reconhecer a rede de saúde mental no município. A vivência partiu da disciplina Políticas Públicas de Saúde Mental, ofertada no sexto período do curso de graduação em enfermagem, e compreendeu dois momentos: a captação da realidade e o desenvolvimento de duas técnicas de grupo. Através das atividades realizadas foi possível aproximar-se da história de vida dos usuários; apreender sentimentos e/ou situações que os levaram ao consumo de drogas ou recaídas; e a vivência do processo de reabilitação atual e as perspectivas futuras. Esta experiência possibilitou que os acadêmicos compreendessem a importância deste serviço para a rede de saúde mental, e ainda para a formação generalista, crítica e reflexiva do profissional enfermeiro.El artículo tiene por objetivo presentar la experiencia de estudiantes de enfermería en la Fundação Belo Amor, ubicado en el municipio de Caicó/RN, servicio de rehabilitación psicosocial para los usuarios de alcohol y otras drogas, con el fin de reconocer la red de salud mental en el municipio. La experiencia viene de la disciplina de Política Pública de Salud Mental, presentada en el sexto semestre del curso de graduación en enfermería, y constaba de dos fases: la captura de la realidad y el desarrollo de dos técnicas de grupo. A través de las actividades realizadas fue posible acercarse a la historia de vida de los usuarios; los sentimientos y/o situaciones que los condujeran al uso de drogas o las recaídas; la experiencia del proceso de rehabilitación actual y de las perspectivas futuras. Esta experiencia posibilitó que los estudiantes entendieran la importancia de este servicio para la red de salud mental, y para la educación en general

  8. ANÁLISIS DE SENSIBILIDAD ESPACIAL DE UN MODELO HIDRODINAMICO DEL EMBALSE PUNCHINÁ (ANTIOQUIA ANÁLISE DE SENSIBILIDADE ESPACIAL DE UM MODELO HIDRODINÂMICO DO RESERVATÓRIO PUNCHINÁ (ANTIOQUIA SPATIAL SENSITIVITY ANALYSIS OF A HYDRODYNAMIC MODEL OF THE PUNCHINÁ RESERVOIR (ANTIOQUIA

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    Full Text Available Se presenta en este artículo una metodología que permite cuantificar explícitamente el valor óptimo de los parámetros numéricos de un modelo hidrodinámico, tales como la resolución de la malla (en dirección horizontal y vertical y el intervalo temporal de cálculo. El procedimiento se basa en un análisis de beneficio-costo, donde se busca obtener un balance entre la calidad de la solución numérica y el costo computacional requerido para lograrla. El carácter espacial del análisis de sensibilidad propuesto permite determinar en cada una de las celdas de la malla de cálculo la alteración en la solución numérica debida a variaciones en los parámetros físicos o numéricos que constituyen el modelo. Lo anterior posibilitó identificar en el interior del embalse Punchiná dónde y en qué grado son relevantes la resolución de la malla, el intervalo de cálculo temporal, la rugosidad del lecho y el coeficiente de viscosidad de remolino.Apresenta-se neste artigo uma metodologia que permite quantificar explicitamente o valor ótimo dos parâmetros numéricos de um modelo hidrodinâmico, tais como a resolução da malha (em direção horizontal e vertical e o intervalo temporal de cálculo. O procedimento baseia-se em uma análise de benefício-custo, onde se procura obter um balanço entre a qualidade da solução numérica e o custo computacional requerido para consegui-la. O caráter espacial da análise de sensibilidade proposta permite determinar em cada uma das células da malha de cálculo a alteração na solução numérica devida a variações nos parâmetros físicos ou numéricos que constituem o modelo. O anterior possibilitou identificar no interior do reservatório Punchiná onde e em que grau são relevantes a resolução da malha, o intervalo de cálculo temporário, a rugosidade do leito e o coeficiente de viscosidade de redemoinho.This paper presents a methodology to assess explicitly the optimal value of the

  9. System of workshops to stimulate the professional motivation toward the Degree in Education in teaching Spanish and Literature in the students of the University of Pedagogical Sciences “Rafael María de Mendive” in Pinar del Rio

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    Full Text Available In the teaching-learning process, professional motivation plays an important role in the learner ́s education. This article presents a system of extra lesson workshops, to stimulate pedagogical professional motivation in the students of gro up 1, from the first year of the University of Pedagogical Sciences “Rafael María de Mendive” from Pinar del Río province. This work begins by the characterization of the workshops, the principles that guide its functioning, its characteristics and ultimat ely, a sample of them. This way, motivation is a leading aspect since it sets in constant reciprocal determination and transformation: the need of the personality, the reflection of the real world, and the fundamental way to achieve the preparation of the teacher to be in the school practice. The putting into practice of this system in the subject Language and Communication strengthens the language and the literature, as well as the development of motivation toward the profession in those students lacking of reasons to take over with authentic values, the quality of the teaching staff required in the new educational contexts.

  10. The Chara-Sina dyke swarm in the structure of the Middle Paleozoic Vilyui rift system (Siberian Craton)

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    Kiselev, A. I.; Konstantinov, K. M.; Yarmolyuk, V. V.; Ivanov, A. V.

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    The formation of the Vilyui rift system in the eastern Siberian Craton was finished with breakdown of the continent and formation of its eastern margin. A characteristic feature of this rift system is the radial distribution of dyke swarms of basic rocks. This peculiarity allows us to relate it to the breaking processes above the mantle plume, the center of which was located in the region overlain in the modern structure by the foreland of the Verkhoyan folded-thrust belt. The Chara-Sina dyke swarm is the southern part of a large area of Middle Paleozoic basaltic magmatism in the eastern Siberian Craton. The OIB-like geochemical characteristics of dolerite allow us to suggest that the melting substrate for Middle Paleozoic basaltic magmatism was represented by a relatively homogeneous, mid-depleted mantle of the plume with geochemical parameters similar to those of OIB.

  11. Heat flow, heat generation and crustal thermal structure of the northern block of the South Indian Craton

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    Gupta, Mohan L.; Sharma, S. R.; Sundar, A.

    Heat flow values and heat generation data calculated from the concentration of heat producing radioactive elements, U, Th and K in surface rocks were analyzed. The South Indian Craton according to Drury et al., can be divided into various blocks, separated by late Proterozoic shear belts. The northern block comprises Eastern and Western Dharwar Cratons of Rogers (1986), Naqvi and Rogers (1987) and a part of the South Indian granulite terrain up to a shear system occupying the Palghat-Cauvery low lands. The geothermal data analysis clearly demonstrates that the present thermal characteristics of the above two Archaean terrains of the Indian and Australian Shields are quite similar. Their crustal thermal structures are likely to be similar also.

  12. Heat flow, heat generation and crustal thermal structure of the northern block of the South Indian Craton

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    Gupta, Mohan L.; Sharma, S. R.; Sundar, A.

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    Heat flow values and heat generation data calculated from the concentration of heat producing radioactive elements, U, Th and K in surface rocks were analyzed. The South Indian Craton according to Drury et al., can be divided into various blocks, separated by late Proterozoic shear belts. The northern block comprises Eastern and Western Dharwar Cratons of Rogers (1986), Naqvi and Rogers (1987) and a part of the South Indian granulite terrain up to a shear system occupying the Palghat-Cauvery low lands. The geothermal data analysis clearly demonstrates that the present thermal characteristics of the above two Archaean terrains of the Indian and Australian Shields are quite similar. Their crustal thermal structures are likely to be similar also.

  13. ENTENDENDO A DINÂMICA CULTURAL EM XINGÓ NA PERSPECTIVA INTER SÍTIOS: INDÚSTRIAS LÍTICAS E OS LUGARES PERSISTENTES NO BAIXO VALE DO RIO SÃO FRANCISCO, NORDESTE DO BRASIL (Entendiendo la dinámica cultural en Xingó en la perspectiva inter-sitios: industrias líticas y los lugares persistentes en el bajo valle del río São Francisco, Nordeste del Brasil; Understanding cultural dynamics in Xingó from an intersite perspective: lithic industries and persistent places in the São Francisco river low valley, Northeastern Brazil

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    Full Text Available O presente artigo tem como objetivo apresentar parte dos resultados da tese de doutoramento acerca da dinâmica cultural evidenciada em dezesseis sítios arqueológicos localizados na Área 03 de Xingó, baixo vale do rio São Francisco, Brasil. Assim, apresentaremos os dados obtidos da pesquisa empírica da organização tecnológica de conjuntos líticos e como foi possível, por meio desses resultados, inferir sobre questões acerca da distribuição espacial dos sítios arqueológicos e suas possíveis inter-relações de forma a indicar um modelo de uso da paisagem à compreensão do sistema regional de assentamento em terraços do baixo vale do rio São Francisco. ESPAÑOL: Este artículo tiene como objetivo presentar parte de los resultados de mi tesis de doctorado sobre la dinámica cultural evidenciada en dieciséis sitios arqueológicos ubicados en el Área 03 de Xingó, bajo valle del río São Francisco, Brasil. Por lo tanto, se presentarán los datos obtenidos de la investigación empírica de la organización tecnológica de conjuntos líticos para inferir, por medio de esos resultados, aspectos sobre la distribución espacial de los sitios arqueológicos y sus posibles interrelaciones, buscando generar un modelo de uso del paisaje para la comprensión del sistema regional de asentamiento en bancales del bajo valle del río São Francisco. ENGLISH: This paper presents part of the results of my doctoral thesis on the cultural dynamics of sixteen archaeological sites situated in Area 03 in Xingó, São Francisco river valley, Brazil. Empirical data are presented that demonstrate the technological organization of the lithic industries at the sites. Then, through these data, it is shown what we can infer about the archaeological sites’ spatial distribution and interrelationship. These inferences are used to indicate a model of landscape use that can be used to understand the regional system of distribution and placement of

  14. Caracterização epidemiológica dos usuários do Centro de Atenção Psicossocial Casa Aberta Caracterización epidemiológica de los usuarios del Centro de Atención Psicosocial "Casa Aberta" Epidemiological characterization of the users of Casa Aberta, a psychosocial attention center

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    Cátula da Luz Pelisoli

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    Full Text Available INTRODUÇÃO: A partir do processo de desinstitucionalização psiquiátrica, os serviços substitutivos têm sido a principal porta de entrada para as pessoas que buscam o atendimento em saúde mental. Neste sentido, torna-se relevante a caracterização dos usuários desses serviços. OBJETIVO: Delinear o perfil epidemiológico da população de um Centro de Atenção Psicossocial de um município do estado do Rio Grande do Sul. RESULTADOS: As categorias diagnósticas mais prevalentes foram transtornos de humor e transtornos neuróticos relacionados ao estresse e somatoformes; existe uma fraca adesão ao tratamento e uma baixa média de consultas por paciente; a fonte de demanda mais relevante é a demanda espontânea; a psiquiatria obtém a maior procura dos usuários. CONCLUSÃO: Concluiu-se pela falta de projetos terapêuticos que contemplem uma maior diversidade de procedimentos, de atuação mais freqüente na psiquiatria e de processos interdisciplinares. Concluímos também pela necessidade de algumas mudanças operacionais, como a formação de grupos terapêuticos, a criação de um protocolo padrão a ser seguido pelos diferentes profissionais, o remanejo de pacientes psiquiátricos e a realização de novas pesquisas, bem como a replicação deste estudo.INTRODUCCIÓN: A partir del proceso de desinstitucionalización de la psiquiatría, nuevos servicios tienen sido la principal puerta de entrada para las personas que buscan la atención en salud mental. Así, se hace relevante la caracterización de los usuarios de esos servicios. OBJETIVO: Este artículo tiene por objetivo presentar los resultados de una investigación de caracterización de la población de un Centro de Atención Psicosocial de un municipio del estado de Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil. RESULTADOS: Los resultados de este estudio presentan: las categorías diagnósticas que más predominaron fueron Trastornos de humor y Trastornos neuróticos relacionados al estrés; hay

  15. Reprodutibilidade e validade do Questionário Internacional de Atividade Física (IPAQ em homens idosos Reproducibilidad y validez del Cuestionario Internacional de Actividad Física (IPAQ en hombres ancianos Reproducibility and validity of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ in elderly men

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    Full Text Available É necessário encontrar meios para quantificar de maneira eficiente e econômica o nível de atividade física da população. Os questionários são formas viáveis e econômicas, embora seja discutível a fidedignidade dessas medidas. Este estudo objetivou determinar a reprodutibilidade e a validade do Questionário Internacional de Atividade Física (IPAQ em homens idosos. A amostra foi composta por 29 homens idosos acima de 60 anos, com média de idade de 66,6 anos (DP = 4,3, participantes do programa de extensão da Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina. Os instrumentos utilizados foram: a IPAQ, forma longa; b pedômetro; e c Diário de Atividade Física de Bouchard (DAF. Para a reprodutibilidade foram realizadas duas aplicações do IPAQ, com intervalo de 21 dias (r s = 0,95. A análise estatística adotada foi a correlação de Spearman (r s, o percentual de concordância (%C, o índice kappa (k e a plotagem de Bland e Altman. A amostra foi dividida, utilizando-se como critério a mediana. A reprodutibilidade apresentou correlação de r s = 0,95. A associação entre o IPAQ e o DAF foi de: r s = 0,38; %C = 69 e k = 0,04 e a associação entre o IPAQ e o pedômetro de: r s = 0,24; %C = 62 e k = 0,19. Concluiu-se que a validade variou de moderada a baixa, enquanto a reprodutibilidade foi adequada.Es necesario encontrar medios para cuantificar de manera eficiente y económica el nivel de actividad física de la población. Los cuestionarios son formas viables y económicas, aunque se discuta la fidedignidad de estas medidas. Este estudio ha tenido como objetivo determinar la reproducibilidad y la validez del Cuestionario Internacional de Actividade Física (IPAQ en hombres ancianos. La muestra se compuso de 29 hombres ancianos con más de 60 años, con edad media de 66,6 años (DP = 4,3, participantes del programa de extensión de la Universidad Federal de Santa Catarina. Los instrumentos utilizados fueron: a IPAQ, forma larga; b ped

  16. Neoarchean history of the conjunction zone between the Belomorian mobile belt and the Karelian craton, Baltic shield: new isotopic data

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    Alekseev, N.L.; Balaganskij, V.V.; Zinger, T.F.; Levchenkov, O.A.; Glebovitskij, V.A.; Makeev, A.F.; Yakovleva, S.Z.

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    To study the neoarchean magmatism history of the conjunction zone between the Belomorian mobile belt and the Karelian craton one carried out U-Pb-isotope dating of volcanic zircons of the Kukas lake region. At the mentioned region one detected two pulses of the neoarchean volcanism that took place about 2877±45-2680.7±3.6 million years ago [ru

  17. Paleomagnetism and geochronological studies on a 450 km long 2216 Ma dyke from the Dharwar craton, southern India

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    Nagaraju, E.; Parashuramulu, V.; Kumar, Anil; Srinivas Sarma, D.

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    Paleomagnetic and geochronological studies were carried out on a ∼ 450 km long (from 17 sites) N-S striking Paleoproterozoic dyke swarm exposed along a natural crustal cross section of about 10 km (increasing from North to South) in the Dharwar Craton, to study the characteristics of paleomagnetism and geochronology in vertical dimension. U-Pb/Pb-Pb dating on baddeleyite gives a crystallisation age of 2216.0 ± 0.9 Ma for long dyke AKLD. Paleomagnetic data from this well dated ∼ 2216 Ma dyke swarm in Dharwar Craton are of excellent quality. High coercivity and high blocking temperature components are carried by single domain magnetite and show dual polarity remanence directions. Combined normal and reverse polarity remanences on AKLD and other N-S dykes define the most reliable paleomagnetic pole for ∼ 2216 Ma at latitude 36°S and longitude 312°E (A95 = 7°). Though paleomagnetic data is unavailable on other N-S dykes below the Cuddapah basin, high precision geochronology suggest that they are of similar age within errors. Though there is a variation in the crustal depth of Dharwar craton from north to south, consistent Pb-Pb/U-Pb baddeleyite geochronology and paleomagnetic studies along the AKLD established its continuity and preservation along its entire strike length. The virtual geomagnetic poles of these sites confirm a stable remanence and are almost identical to the previously reported paleomagnetic pole and also supported by positive reversal test. Positive paleomagnetic reversal test on these dykes signify that the remanent magnetization is primary and formed during initial cooling of the intrusions. Updated apparent polar wander path of Dharwar craton indicates relatively low drift rate during 2.21-2.08 Ga interval. Magnetogranulometry and SEM studies show that remanent magnetization in this dyke was carried by single domain magnetite residing within silicate minerals.

  18. Balanço do programa de supervisão, apoio, acompanhamento e avaliação ao período probatório em Portugal: dos eixos de intervenção a uma visão prospetiva Balance del programa de supervisión, apoyo, acompañamiento y evaluación del período probatorio en Portugal: de los pilares de intervención a una visión prospectiva Balance program oversight, support, monitoring and evaluation to probation in Portugal: the axes of intervention to a vision prospective vision

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    Maria do Céu Roldão

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    Full Text Available Neste artigo faz-se uma análise global do impacto do Programa de Supervisão, Acompanhamento e Avaliação do Período Probatório de Professores (PSAAPPPno que respeita aos seus principais eixos de intervenção - supervisão, formação e colaboração.En este artículo se presenta un análisis global del impacto del Programa de Supervisión, Acompañamiento y Evaluación del Período Probatorio de Profesores (PSAAPPP respecto a sus principales pilares de intervención - supervisión, formación y colaboración.This paper presents a global analysis of the impact of the Probation Period - required in Portugal to acceed to a permanent teaching position (PSAAPPP - regarding its major intervention axis - supervision, teacher professional development and collaboration.

  19. Peces del Noroeste del Ecuador

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    La ictiofauna del occidente del Ecuador es poco conocida. Los peces del noroccidente son diferentes a los del suroccidente del Ecuador. 34 familias y 82 especies fueron colectadas que equivale al 11 % de las especies de peces continentales registradas en el Ecuador. Icteogeográficamente se sabe que la costa ecuatoriana posee dos provincias: la del Pacifico Norte y la del Guayas, se determinó que el límite de las dos provincias es el río Santiago ya que las especies del mencionado río so...

  20. The intraoperative surgical context. Appreciations from a group of patients and from the nursing team El contexto quirúrgico transoperatorio. Apreciaciones de un grupo de pacientes y del equipo de enfermería O contexto cirúrgico intra-operatório. Apreciações de um grupo de pacientes e da equipe de enfermagem

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    sujetetarse al cuidado total. En cambio, para el personal de enfermería el mismo contexto le implica un comportamiento diferente que se mueve entre dos ambientes: por una parte, el 'escenario' -cuando se está en frente del paciente despierto-, que involucra un comportamiento mesurado y diplomático; por otra, 'tras bastidores'-con la persona bajo los efectos de la anestesia- por el contrario, el comportamiento es más libre y desinhibido. Conclusión. El contexto quirúrgico transoperatorio es diferente tanto para los pacientes como para el equipo de enfermería. Sin embargo, es necesario tener presente que están al cuidado de un ser humano que requiere respeto y un trato digno. Por consiguiente, se debe promover un cuidado bajo una perspectiva ética.Objetivo. Interpretar a experiência de estar inconsciente ou alerta de um grupo de pacientes durante o ato cirúrgico e as apreciações dos membros da equipe de enfermaria sobre o mesmo contexto. Metodologia. Estudo qualitativo com enfoque na teoria fundamentada. A informação se coletou mediante a observação e, b entrevistas a 20 pacientes, 19 auxiliares de enfermaria e 8 enfermeiras que laboram em centros cirúrgicos de segundo nível do Vale de Aburrá, Colômbia. Resultados. Desde dando-me conta de tudo até estando a graça do outro, durante o transoperatório, o paciente transita por diferentes estados de consciência que lhe significa estar sujeito ao cuidado total. Em mudança, para o pessoal de enfermaria o mesmo contexto lhe implica um comportamento diferente que se move entre dois ambientes: o 'palco' -quando se está em frente do paciente desperto-, que envolve um comportamento mesurado e diplomático; em mudança, 'depois de bastidores'-com a pessoa sob os efeitos da anestesia- o comportamento é mais livre e desinibido. Conclusão. O contexto cirúrgico transoperatório é diferente para os pacientes e para a equipe de enfermaria. No entanto, é necessário ter presente que estão cuidando a um ser humano

  1. 3D Crustal Velocity Structure Model of the Middle-eastern North China Craton

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    Duan, Y.; Wang, F.; Lin, J.; Wei, Y.

    2017-12-01

    Lithosphere thinning and destruction in the middle-eastern North China Craton (NCC), a region susceptible to strong earthquakes, is one of the research hotspots in solid earth science. Up to 42 wide-angle reflection/refraction deep seismic sounding (DSS) profiles have been completed in the middle-eastern NCC, we collect all the 2D profiling results and perform gridding of the velocity and interface depth data, and build a 3D crustal velocity structure model for the middle-eastern NCC, named HBCrust1.0, using the Kriging interpolation method. In this model, four layers are divided by three interfaces: G is the interface between the sedimentary cover and crystalline crust, with velocities of 5.0-5.5 km/s above and 5.8-6.0 km/s below. C is the interface of the upper and lower crust, with velocity jump from 6.2-6.4 km/s to 6.5-6.6 km/s. M is the interface between the crust and upper mantle, with velocity 6.7-7.0 km/s at the crust bottom and 7.9-8.0 km/s on mantle top. Our results show that the first arrival time calculated from HBCust1.0 fit well with the observation. It also demonstrates that the upper crust is the main seismogenic layer, and the brittle-ductile transition occurs at depths near interface C. The depth of interface Moho varies beneath the source area of the Tangshan earth-quake, and a low-velocity structure is found to extend from the source area to the lower crust. Based on these observations, it can be inferred that stress accumulation responsible for the Tangshan earthquake may have been closely related to the migration and deformation of the mantle materials. Comparisons of the average velocities of the whole crust, the upper and the lower crust show that the average velocity of the lower crust under the central part of the North China Basin (NCB) in the east of the craton is obviously higher than the regional average, this high-velocity probably results from longterm underplating of the mantle magma. This research is founded by the Natural Science

  2. Paleoproterozoic volcanism in the southern Amazon Craton (Brazil): insight into its origin and deposit textures

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    Roverato, Matteo; Juliani, Caetano

    2014-05-01

    The Brazilian Amazon craton hosts a primitive volcanic activity that took place in a region completely stable since 1.87 Ga. The current geotectonic context is very different from what caused the huge volcanism that we are presenting in this work. Volcanic rocks in several portions of the Amazon craton were grouped in the proterozoic Uatumã supergroup, a well-preserved magmatic region that covers an area with more than 1,200,000 km2. In this work one specific region is considered, the southwestern Tapajos Gold province (TGP) that is part of the Tapajós-Parina tectonic province (Tassinari and Macambri, 1999). TGP consists of metamorphic, igneous and sedimentary sequences resulted from a ca. 2.10-1.87 Ga ocean-continent orogeny. High-K andesites to felsic volcanic sequences and plutonic bodies, andesitic/rhyolitic epiclastic volcanic rocks and A-type granitic intrusions form part of this volcanism/plutonism. In this work we focus particularly our attention on welded, reomorphic and lava-like rhyolitic ignimbrites and co-ignimbrite brecchas. Fiamme texture of different welding intensity, stretched obsidian fragments, "glassy folds", relict pumices, lithics, rotated crystals of feldspars, bipiramidal quarz, and devetrification spherulites are the common features represented by our samples. Microscopical images are provided to characterize the deposits analyzed during this preliminary research. The lack of continuum outcrops in the field made more difficult the stratigraphic reconstruction, but the superb preservation of the deposits, apparently without any metamorphic evidences (not even low-grade), permits a clearly description of the textures and a differentiation between deposits. A detailed exploration of this ancient andesitic and rhyolitic volcanic activity could contribute greatly to the knowledge of the Amazon territory and in particular for the recognition of the various units that form the supergroup Uatumã, especially in relation to different eruptive

  3. A historical overview of Moroccan magmatic events along northwest edge of the West African Craton

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    Ikenne, Moha; Souhassou, Mustapha; Arai, Shoji; Soulaimani, Abderrahmane

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    Located along the northwestern edge of the West African Craton, Morocco exhibits a wide variety of magmatic events from Archean to Quaternary. The oldest magmatic rocks belong to the Archean Reguibat Shield outcrops in the Moroccan Sahara. Paleoproterozoic magmatism, known as the Anti-Atlas granitoids, is related to the Eburnean orogeny and initial cratonization of the WAC. Mesoproterozoic magmatism is represented by a small number of mafic dykes known henceforth as the Taghdout mafic volcanism. Massive Neoproterozoic magmatic activity, related to the Pan-African cycle, consists of rift-related Tonian magmatism associated with the Rodinia breakup, an Early Cryogenian convergent margin event (760-700 Ma), syn-collisional Bou-Azzer magmatism (680-640 Ma), followed by widespread Ediacaran magmatism (620-555 Ma). Each magmatic episode corresponded to a different geodynamic environment and produced different types of magma. Phanerozoic magmatism began with Early Cambrian basaltic (rift?) volcanism, which persisted during the Middle Cambrian, and into the Early Ordovician. This was succeeded by massive Late Devonian and Carboniferous, pre-Variscan tholeiitic and calc-alkaline (Central Morocco) volcanic flows in basins of the Moroccan Meseta. North of the Atlas Paleozoic Transform Zone, the Late Carboniferous Variscan event was accompanied by the emplacement of 330-300 Ma calc-alkaline granitoids in upper crustal shear zones. Post-Variscan alkaline magmatism was associated with the opening of the Permian basins. Mesozoic magmatism began with the huge volumes of magma emplaced around 200 Ma in the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province (CAMP) which was associated with the fragmentation of Pangea and the subsequent rifting of Central Atlantic. CAMP volcanism occurs in all structural domains of Morocco, from the Anti-Atlas to the External Rif domain with a peak activity around 199 Ma. A second Mesozoic magmatic event is represented by mafic lava flows and gabbroic intrusions in

  4. Pan African Collisional Tectonics Along the Moroccan West African Craton Continued to Ediacaran-Cambrian Boundary

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    Hefferan, K. P.; Samson, S. D.; Rice, K.; Soulaimani, A.

    2016-12-01

    Precision geochronologic dating and field mapping in the Anti-Atlas Mountains of Morocco document a Neoproterozoic Pan African orogenic cycle consisting of three distinct orogenic events: Iriri-Tichibanine orogeny (760-700 Ma), Bou Azzer orogeny (680-640 Ma) and the WACadomian orogeny (620 Ma to either 555 or 544 Ma). The Iriri-Tichibanine and Bou Azzer orogenies involved northward directed subduction beneath island arc volcanic terranes. These orogenic events generated calc-alkaline magmatism and supra-subduction zone ophiolites exposed in the Bou Azzer and Siroua erosional inliers. The WACadomian orogeny involved subduction and collision of the Cadomia arc complex with the West African Craton and generation of clastic sedimentary basins. The termination of the WACadomian orogeny has been the subject of debate as calc-alkaline to high K magmatism and folding continued to 544 Ma: Was 620-544 Ma calc-alkaline to high K magmatism and clastic basin development due to a) continental rift basin tectonics or b) southward directed subduction and collisional tectonics with associated back arc basin tectonism? We present field and geochemical data supporting the continuation of subduction-collisional tectonics to the Ediacaran-Cambrian boundary 544 Ma. Field mapping in the Central Anti-Atlas (Agadir Melloul) clearly documents an angular unconformity between Ouarzazate Group and Adoudounian limestones (N 30°31'28.91", W07°48'29.12"). Volcaniclastic rocks of Ouarzazate Group (615-545 Ma) are clearly folded and unconformably overlain by Adoudou Formation (541-529 Ma) limestones to the north. Geochemical discrimination diagrams on Latest Neoproterozoic calc-alkaline to high K igneous rocks throughout the Anti-Atlas plot in subduction and collisional arc magma domains. Back arc basin tectonism is likely responsible for localized extensional basins but continental rift tectonics and passive margin sedimentation did not begin in the Anti-Atlas Mountains until Early

  5. Emplacement and deformation of the A-type Madeira granite (Amazonian Craton, Brazil)

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    Siachoque, Astrid; Salazar, Carlos Alejandro; Trindade, Ricardo

    2017-04-01

    The Madeira granite is one of the Paleoproterozoic (1.82 Ga) A-type granite intrusions in the Amazonian Craton. It is elongated in the NE-SW direction and is composed of four facies. Classical structural techniques and the anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility (AMS) method were applied to the study of its internal fabric. Magnetic susceptibility measurements, thermomagnetic curves, remanent coercivity spectra, optical microscopy and SEM (scanning electron microscopy) analyses were carried out on the earlier and later facies of the Madeira granite: the rapakivi granite (RG) and the albite granite (AG) respectively. The last one is subdivided into the border albite granite (BAG) and the core albite granite (CAG) subfacies. AMS fabric pattern is controlled by pure magnetite in all facies, despite significant amounts of hematite in the BAG subfacies. Microstructural observations show that in almost all sites, magnetic fabric correlates to magmatic state fabrics that are defined by a weak NE-SW orientation of mafic and felsic silicates. However, strain mechanisms in both subfacies of AG also exhibit evidence for solid-state deformation at high to moderate temperatures. Pegmatite dyke, strike slip fault (SFA-B-C), hydrothermal vein, normal fault (F1-2) and joint (J) structures were observed and their orientation and kinematics is consistent with the magmatic and solid-state structures. Dykes, SFA-C and F1, are usually orientated along the N70°E/40°N plane, which is nearly parallel to the strike of AMS and magmatic foliations. In contrast, veins, SFB, F2 and some J are oriented perpendicular to the N70°E trend. Kinematic analysis in these structures shows evidence for a dextral sense of movement in the system in the brittle regime. The coherent structural pattern for the three facies of Madeira granite suggests that the different facies form a nested pluton. The coherence in orientation and kinematics from magmatic to high-temperature solid-state, and into the brittle

  6. Metamorphic evolution and U-Pb zircon SHRIMP geochronology of the Belizário ultramafic amphibolite, Encantadas Complex, southernmost Brazil

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    Hartmann Léo A.

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    Full Text Available The integrated investigation of metamorphism and zircon U-Pb SHRIMP geochronology of the Belizário ultramafic amphibolite from southernmost Brazil leads to a better understanding of the processes involved in the generation of the Encantadas Complex. Magmatic evidence of the magnesian basalt or pyroxenite protolith is only preserved in cores of zircon crystals, which are dated at 2257 ± 12 Ma. Amphibolite facies metamorphism M1 formed voluminous hornblende in the investigated rock possibly at 1989 ± 21 Ma. This ultramafic rock was re-metamorphosed at 702±21 Ma during a greenschist facies eventM2; the assemblage actinolite + oligoclase + microcline + epidote + titanite + monazite formed by alteration of hornblende. The metamorphic events are probably related to the Encantadas Orogeny (2257±12 Ma and Camboriú Orogeny (~ 1989 Ma of the Trans-Amazonian Cycle, followed by an orogenic event (702±21 Ma of the Brasiliano Cycle. The intervening cratonic period (2000-700 Ma corresponds to the existence of the Supercontinent Atlantica, known regionally as the Rio de la Plata Craton.

  7. Exploring Moho sharpness in Northeastern North China Craton with frequency-dependence analysis of Ps receiver function

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    Zhang, P.; Yao, H.; Chen, L.; WANG, X.; Fang, L.

    2017-12-01

    The North China Craton (NCC), one of the oldest cratons in the world, has attracted wide attention in Earth Science for decades because of the unusual Mesozoic destruction of its cratonic lithosphere. Understanding the deep processes and mechanism of this craton destruction demands detailed knowledge about the deep structure of this region. In this study, we calculate P-wave receiver functions (RFs) with two-year teleseismic records from the North China Seismic Array ( 200 stations) deployed in the northeastern NCC. We observe both diffused and concentered PpPs signals from the Moho in RF waveforms, which indicates heterogeneous Moho sharpness variations in the study region. Synthetic Ps phases generated from broad positive velocity gradients at the depth of the Moho (referred as Pms) show a clear frequency dependence nature, which in turn is required to constrain the sharpness of the velocity gradient. Practically, characterizing such a frequency dependence feature in real data is challenging, because of low signal-to-noise ratio, contaminations by multiples generated from shallow structure, distorted signal stacking especially in double-peak Pms signals, etc. We attempt to address these issues by, firstly, utilizing a high-resolution Moho depth model of this region to predict theoretical delay times of Pms that facilitate more accurate Pms identifications. The Moho depth model is derived by wave-equation based poststack depth migration on both Ps phase and surface-reflected multiples in RFs in our previous study (Zhang et al., submitted to JGR). Second, we select data from a major back azimuth range of 100° - 220° that includes 70% teleseismic events due to the uneven data coverage and to avoid azimuthal influence as well. Finally, we apply an adaptive cross-correlation stacking of Pms signals in RFs for each station within different frequency bands. High-quality Pms signals at different frequencies will be selected after careful visual inspection and adaptive

  8. Massage application for occupational low back pain in nursing staff Aplicación del masaje para lumbalgia ocupacional en empleados de Enfermería Aplicação da massagem para lombalgia ocupacional em funcionários de Enfermagem

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    Talita Pavarini Borges

    2012-06-01

    Full Text Available This is a clinical trial which aims to evaluate the efficiency of massage in the reduction of occupational low back pain, and its influence on the performance of work and life activities for the nursing team. The sample consisted of 18 employees who received seven to eight sessions after their work period. From the Numerical Pain Rating Scale, significant improvements were found between the 3rd and 1st evaluations (p=0.000 and between the 3rd and 2nd (p=0.004, using the Wilcoxon test. Regarding the Oswestry Disability Index, the paired t test showed a statistical difference (p=0.02 between the baseline, with a mean of 21.33% and the second evaluation (18.78%, which was also seen between the second and third evaluation (16.67%. The score for the Handling and Transfer Risk Evaluation Scale was 18 points (medium risk. It is concluded that massage was effective in reducing occupational low back pain, and provided improvement in activities of work and life. Clinical Trials Identifier: NCT01315197.Se trata de ensayo clínico con el objetivo de verificar la eficiencia del masaje para apocar la lumbalgia ocupacional y su influencia en el desempeño de las actividades laborales y de vida, en el equipo de Enfermería. La muestra fue compuesta por 18 empleados, que recibieron de 7 a 8 sesiones después del plantón. Por la escala numérica de dolor, hubo mejora significante estadísticamente entre la 3ª y 1ª evaluación (p=0,000 y entre la 3ª y 2ª (p=0,004, por la prueba de Wilcoxon. Sobre la evaluación funcional de Owestry, en la prueba T pareado, se observó diferencia estadística (p=0,02 entre el primer momento, con media del 21,33% y el según (18,78%, y se mantuvo entre la segunda y tercera evaluación (16,67%. Fueron encontrados 18 puntos (medio riesgo para escala de evaluación del riesgo en el movimiento y transferencia. Se concluye que el masaje fue eficiente en la disminución de la lumbalgia ocupacional, así como trajo mejoría en las

  9. Vulnerabilidade e sofrimento no trabalho do agente comunitário de saúde no Programa de Saúde da Família Vulnerabilidad y sufrimiento en el trabajo del agente comunitario de salud en el Programa Salud de la Familia Vulnerability and suffering in the work of a community health agent in the Family Health Program

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    Wânia Regina Veiga Martines

    2007-09-01

    Full Text Available A pesquisa, de natureza qualitativa, teve como núcleo de interesse investigativo as representações e as significações que um grupo de Agentes Comunitários de Saúde (ACSs possui acerca das vulnerabilidades para o sofrimento no trabalho a que estão expostos, assim como as próprias manifestações deste sofrimento ao desempenharem suas ações relativas ao Programa de Saúde da Família (PSF.A entrevista semi-estruturada com um grupo de ACSs, explorou o significado de ser ACS e a percepção da organização do trabalho; a análise foi embasada no referencial teórico-metodológico da hermenêutica e nas teorias relacionadas à psicodinâmica do trabalho. Os achados mostram a existência de uma importante vulnerabilidade ao sofrimento, gerada principalmente pela ideação idealizada da própria prática e pela escassa perspectiva de rearranjo dos ingredientes constitutivos da organização do trabalho, já que este profissional depende de fatores alheios ao seu espectro de alcance, que inclui as limitações do modelo assistencial proposto pelo PSF.La investigación, de naturaleza cualitativa, tuvo como centro de interés un grupo de Agentes Comunitarios de Salud (ACSs sobre las vulnerabilidades para el sufrimiento en el trabajo a que están expuestos, al desempeñar sus acciones profesionales en el Programa Salud de la Familia (PSF.La entrevista semi estructurada exploró el significado de ser ACS y la percepción de la organización del trabajo; el análisis fue efectuado con base al referencial teórico-metodológico de la hermenéutica y de las teorías relacionadas a la psicodinámica del trabajo.Los descubrimientos muestran la existencia de una importante vulnerabilidad al sufrimiento, generada principalmente por la creación de las ideas idealizadas de la propia práctica y por la escasa perspectiva de la disposición de los ingredientes constitutivos de la organización del trabajo, siendo que el profesional depende de factores

  10. A compreensão das vulnerabilidades sócio-econômicas no cenário da assistência de enfermagem pediátrica La comprensión del vulnerabilidad social y económica en el escenario de la asistencia de enfermería pediátrica Comprehension of social and economic vulnerability in the scenario of pediatrics nursing care

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    Maria de Lourdes Rodrigues Pedroso

    2010-06-01

    Full Text Available Fatores de vulnerabilidade que afetam o ambiente onde a criança e sua família estão inseridas podem ser traduzidos por condições inadequadas de vida e desenvolvimento. Este estudo objetiva compreender as percepções dos enfermeiros sobre as influências das vulnerabilidades de sócio-econômicas, no cuidado à criança e família, no ambiente de Unidades de Internação Pediátricas em um Hospital Universitário do Município de Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul. Trata-se de uma pesquisa qualitativa na perspectiva de um estudo exploratório descritivo. A coleta de informações ocorreu com nove participantes por meio de entrevistas individuais semi-estruturadas, analisadas conforme referencial da Análise de Conteúdo. Emergiram três categorias de análise, sendo aqui explorada a compreensão do conceito de vulnerabilidade de origem sócio-econômica. Constatou-se que quando situações de vulnerabilidade são corretamente identificadas, o profissional enfermeiro possui condições de estabelecer ações que favoreçam o crescimento e desenvolvimento saudáveis da criança enferma e sua família,Factores de vulnerabilidad que afectan el ambiente donde el niño y su familia están inseridos pueden ser traducidos por condiciones inadecuadas de vida y desenvolvimiento. Este estudio tuvo el objetivo de comprender las percepciones de los enfermeros acerca de las influencias de las vulnerabilidades sociales y económicas en el cuidado al niño y a su familia en el ambiente de Unidades de Internación Pediátricas en un Hospital Universitario de la Municipalidad de Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil. Se trata de una pesquisa cualitativa bajo la perspectiva de un estudio exploratorio y descriptivo. La recolección de informaciones fue realizada con nueve participantes por medio de entrevistas individuales semi-estructuradas, analizadas según el referencial del Análisis de Contenido. Emergieron tres categorías de análisis, siendo aqu

  11. Etno-avaliação da humanização hospitalar pelo usuário do Sistema Único de Saúde (SUS e seus mediadores Etno-evaluación de la humanización hospitalaria por el usuario del sistema único de salud brasileño y sus mediadores Ethnic evaluation of hospital humanization by the users of the brazilian unified health system and their mediators

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    Annatália Meneses de Amorim Gomes

    2008-12-01

    Full Text Available A pesquisa teve por objetivo etno-avaliar a humanização da assistência hospitalar na percepção de usuários hospitalizados. Os dados foram coletados de janeiro a julho de 2005, em hospital público de Fortaleza-CE, por meio do percurso do paciente. Participaram 13 usuários hospitalizados. A análise foi realizada pela técnica de análise categorial, originando as categorias: etno-avaliação da estrutura e dinâmica hospitalar, da imagem hospitalar e da competência profissional humana e técnica. Os usuários utilizavam múltiplas facetas para suavizar suas opiniões, sendo desvelados fatores incluídos nessas facetas, denominados mediadores da etno-avaliação, e os categorizaram em: condições da entrevista, condição socioeconômica, personalidade e religiosidade do usuário, discurso irônico, diagnóstico sombrio e necessidades atendidas e experiência anterior de hospitalização. Elementos revelados pelos pacientes são significativos para mobilizar profissionais e gestores com vistas a mudanças que promovam a humanização e incluam o usuário como etno-avaliador crítico social.La investigación tuvo por objetivo etno-evaluar la humanización de la asistencia hospitalaria según la percepción de los usuarios hospitalizados. Los datos fueron recolectados de enero a julio del 2005, en un hospital público de Fortaleza-CE, a través de la opinión del paciente. Participaron 13 usuarios hospitalizados. El análisis fue realizado por análisis de categorías: etno-evaluación de la estructura y dinámica hospitalaria, la imagen hospitalaria y la competencia profesional humana y técnica. Los usuarios utilizaron varias formas para suavizar sus opiniones, siendo mostrados factores denominados de mediadores de la etno-evaluación catalogados como: condiciones de la entrevistas, condición socioeconómica, personalidad y religiosidad del usuario, narración irónica, diagnóstico sombrío y necesidades atendidas y experiencia

  12. Validação do Inventário de Atitudes frente à Dor Crônica - profissionais Validación del Inventario de Actitudes Frente al Dolor Crónico - Profesionales Validation of the survey of pain attitudes - professionals

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    Dayse Maioli Garcia

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    Full Text Available Crenças influem no modo de as pessoas interpretarem os eventos e se conduzirem frente a eles. O objetivo deste estudo foi validar instrumento para identificar as crenças/atitudes de profissionais de saúde frente à dor crônica. O Inventário de Atitudes frente à Dor-Profissionais, adaptado do Inventário de Atitudes frente à Dor-Breve (IAD-Breve utilizado para doentes , foi respondido por 75 profissionais de Centros de Dor (idade média = 42,8 anos; tempo médio após graduação = 16 anos; médicos = 58,7% e fisioterapeutas = 42,7%; com especialização com maior grau de formação = 42,7% e mestrado/doutorado = 26,7%. O IAD-Profissionais foi validado com 20 itens e a análise fatorial con-firmou 6 domínios (emoção, controle, incapacidade, solicitude, cura médica e dano físico. A confiabilidade dos domínios variou entre 0,567 a 0,807 (alfa de Cronbach. Disponibiliza-se instrumento que auxiliará na organização de ações educativas.Las creencias influyen en el modo en que las personas interpretan los eventos y se conducen frente a ellos. El objetivo de este estudio fue validar un instrumento para identificar las creencias/actitudes de profesionales de salud frente al dolor crónico. El Inventario de Actitudes frente al Dolor - Profesionales, adaptado del Inventario de Actitudes frente al Dolor-Breve (IAD-Breve utilizado para enfermos, fue respondido por 75 profesionales de Centros de Dolor (edad media = 42,8 años; tiempo medio después del pre-grado = 16 años; médicos = 58,7% y fisioterapeutas = 42,7%; con especialización com mayor grado de formación = 42,7% y maestría/doctorado=26,7%. El IAD-Profesionales fue validado con 20 ítems y el análisis factorial confirmó 6 dominios (emoción, control, incapacidad, solicitud, cura médica y daño físico. La confiabilidad de los dominios varió entre 0,567 a 0,807 (alfa de Cronbach. Está a disposición un instrumento que auxiliará en la organización de acciones educativas

  13. Mechanisms for strain localization within Archaean craton: A structural study from the Bundelkhand Tectonic Zone, north-central India

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    Sarkar, Saheli; Patole, Vishal; Saha, Lopamudra; Pati, Jayanta Kumar; Nasipuri, Pritam

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    The transformation of palaeo-continents involve breakup, dispersal and reassembly of cratonic blocks by collisional suturing that develop a network of orogenic (mobile) belts around the periphery of the stable cratons. The nature of deformation in the orogenic belt depends on the complex interaction of fracturing, plastic deformation and diffusive mass transfer. Additionally, the degree and amount of melting during regional deformation is critical as the presence of melt facilitates the rate of diffusive mass transfer and weakens the rock by reducing the effective viscosity of the deformed zone. The nature of strain localization and formation of ductile shear zones surrounding the cratonic blocks have been correlated with Proterozoic-Palaeozoic supercontinent assembly (Columbia, Rodinia and Gondwana reconstruction). Although, a pre-Columbia supercontinent termed as Kenorland has been postulated, there is no evidence that supports the notion due to lack of the presence of shear zones within the Archaean cratonic blocks. In this contribution, we present the detailed structural analysis of ductile shear zones within the Bundelkhand craton. The ductlile shear zone is termed as Bundelkhand Tectonic Zone (BTZ) that extends east-west for nearly 300 km throughout the craton with a width of two-three kilometer . In the north-central India, the Bundelkhand craton is exposed over an area of 26,000 sq. The craton is bounded by Central Indian Tectonic zone in the south, the Great Boundary fault in the west and by the rocks of Lesser Himalaya in the north. A series of tonalite-trondjhemite-granodiorite gneiss are the oldest rocks of the Bundelkhand craton that also contains a succession of metamorphosed supracrustal rocks comprising of banded iron formation, quartzite, calc-silicate and ultramafic rocks. K-feldspar bearing granites intrude the tonalite-trondjhemite-granodiorite and the supracrustal rocks during the time span of 2.1 to 2.5 Ga. The TTGs near Babina, in central

  14. Caracterización preliminar de los invertebrados bentónicos capturados accidentalmente en la pesca de camarones en el norte del estado de Río de Janeiro, sudeste de Brasil Preliminary characterization of benthic invertebrates caught as by-catch in the shrimp fishery in the north of the Rio de Janeiro State, southeastern Brazil

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    Full Text Available Para caracterizar la biodiversidad de invertebrados bentónicos que componen la fauna asociada a la pesca de camarones en el puerto del Farol de Sao Thomé, costa norte del estado de Río de Janeiro, se realizaron 11 pescas mensuales en el año 2004 con redes de arrastre de fondo, cuya área de operaciones comprende 3-5 mn desde la línea de costa, entre 22°00'S y 22°20'S. Los datos registrados de cada taxon y/o especie se refieren a la frecuencia de ocurrencia, frecuencia numérica, biomasa, índice de Importancia Relativa y abundancia. En total se registraron 27 especies de invertebrados bentónicos de Porifera, Cnidaria, Mollusca, Annelida, Crustácea, Echinodermata y Bryozoa. Crustácea fue el más representativo, tanto en número de ejemplares de Petrochirus diogenes, Hepatus pudibundus y Callinectes ornatos, como en biomasa de P. diogenes y H. pudibundas. En términos de frecuencia de ocurrencia en los muéstreos, 11 especies (40,7% fueron constantes; 6 (22,2% accesorias y 10 (37,0% accidentales.In order to characterize the biodiversity of the benthic invertebrate by-catch associated with the shrimp fishery at Farol de Sao Thome harbor, northern Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil, in 2004, 11 monthly trawls were conducted using bottom trawl nets between 22°00'S and 22°20'S and from 3 to 5 nm from the shoreline. The analyzed data for each talon and/or species include frequency of occurrence, numeric frequency, biomass, index of Relative Importance, and abundance. In total, 27 benthic invertebrate species were recorded, including Peripheral, Cnidarians, Mollusk, Annelid, Crustacea, Echinodermata, and Bryozoa. The most representative group was Crustacea, both in number of specimens (Petrochirus diogenes, Hepatus pudibundus, Callinectes ornatus and in biomass (P. diogenes, H. pudibundus. In terms of the frequency of occurrence in the samples, 11 species (40.7% were constant, 6 species (22.2% were accessories, and 10 species (37.0% were by-catch.

  15. EFECTO DEL OZONO EN LA REMOCIÓN DE MATERIA ORGÁNICA DISUELTA DE UN EFLUENTE SECUNDARIO EFEITO DO OZONO NA REMOÇÃO DE MATÉRIA ORGÂNICA DISSOLVIDA DE UM EFLUENTE SECUNDÁRIO EFFECT OF OZONE ON THE REMOVAL OF DISSOLVED ORGANIC MATTER FROM A SECONDARY EFFLUENT

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    Juan Fernando Muñoz

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    Full Text Available Este artículo presenta los resultados del estudio sobre tratamiento con ozono y posterior fraccionamiento de la materia orgánica disuelta (MOD en el efluente secundario de la planta de tratamiento de aguas residuales de Cerro de la Estrella, localizada en la Ciudad de México. La ozonación se realizó con dos concentraciones de ozono en fase gaseosa (5 y 25 mg/L y con dos tiempos de contacto (10 y 20 min. El fraccionamiento de la MOD se hizo con las resinas XAD-4 y XAD-8, con el fin de determinar la cantidad de materia orgánica hidrofóbica e hidrofílica presente en el agua residual. Los mejores resultados de remoción se alcanzaron con una concentración de ozono de 25 mg/L y con un tiempo de contacto de 20 minutos, logrando remociones del orden del 85 % en color, 63 % en turbiedad, 71 % en demanda química de oxígeno (DQO y 78 % en UV254. También se determinó la composición de la MOD del efluente secundario en términos de carbono orgánico total (COT, encontrándose que el ozono hace que la materia orgánica hidrofóbica del efluente disminuya de 46 % a 32 % y la materia orgánica hidrofílica aumente de 32 % a 42 %.Este artigo apresenta os resultados do tratamento com ozônio e fracionamento subsequente de matéria orgânica dissolvida (MOD, no efluente secundário da planta de tratamento de esgotos de Cerro de la Estrella, localizada na Cidade do México. A ozonização foi realizada com duas concentrações diferentes de ozônio na fase gasosa (5 e 25 mg / L e com dois tempos de contato (10 e 20 min. O fraccionamento da MOD fez-se com as resinas XAD-4 e XAD-8, a fim de determinar a quantidade de matéria orgânica hidrofóbica e hidrofílica presente no esgoto. Os melhores resultados de remoção atingiram-se com uma concentração de ozônio de 25mg/L e com um tempo de contato de 20 minutos, conseguindo remoções da ordem dos 85 % em cor, 63 % em turbidez, 71 % em demanda química de oxigênio (DQO e 78 % em UV254. Também se

  16. Mesozoic mafic dikes from the Shandong Peninsula, North China Craton: Petrogenesis and tectonic implications

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    Liu Shen; Hu Ruizhong; Zhao Junhong; Feng Caixia; Zou, Haibo

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    Mesozoic mafic dikes are widely distributed in Luxi (Mengyin and Zichuan) and Jiaodong regions of the Shandong Peninsula, China, providing an opportunity of investigating the nature of the lost lithospheric mantle beneath the North China Craton (NCC). The mafic dikes are characterized by strong depletion in high field strength elements (HFSE), enrichment in light rare earth elements (LREE), highly variable Th/U ratios, high initial ( 87 Sr/ 86 Sr) i (0.7050-0.7099) and negative ε Nd (T) (-6.0 to -17.6). They were derived from melting of metasomatized portions of the subcontinental lithospheric mantle, followed by fractionation of clinopyroxenes. The similarity in Nd isotopic compositions between the Mengyin gabbro dikes and the Paleozoic peridotite xenoliths suggests that ancient lithospheric mantle was still retained at 120 Ma below Mengyin, although the ancient lithospheric mantle in many other places beneath NCC had been severely modified. There might be multiple enrichment events in the lithospheric mantle. An early-stage (before or during Paleozoic) rutile-rich metasomatism affected the lithospheric mantle below Mengyin, Jiaodong and Zichuan. Since then, the lithospheric mantle beneath Mengyin was isolated. A late-stage metasomatism by silicate melts modified the lithospheric mantle beneath Jiaodong and Zichuan but not Mengyin. The removal of the enriched lithospheric mantle and the generation of the mafic dikes may be mainly related to the convective overturn accompanying Jurassic-Cretaceous subduction of the paleo-Pacific plate. (author)

  17. Aportes académicos de un estudio exploratorio. La experiencia del trabajo de campo Aportes acadêmicos de um estudo exploratório. A experiência do trabalho de campo Academic contributions of an exploratory study. The field work experience

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    Diana Carolina Ocampo Rivera

    2011-11-01

    Full Text Available Se relatan la experiencia, los aciertos y los desaciertos relacionados con el acceso al campo, la selección de las participantes y la aplicación de la técnica de la entrevista, articulando a la experiencia algunos aportes desde la investigación cualitativa y la ética. La reflexión teórica, metodológica y ética sobre la experiencia del estudio exploratorio genera aprendizajes significativos para el desarrollo de la práctica investigativa cualitativa, al tiempo que muestra una gran cantidad de aspectos que el investigador, y mucho más si es neófito, no alcanza a vislumbrar en la teoría.Relata-se a experiência, os acertos e os erros relacionados com o acesso ao trabalho de campo, a seleção das participantes e a aplicação da técnica da entrevista. A reflexão teórica, metodológica e ética sobre a experiência do estudo exploratório gera aprendizagens significativas para o desenvolvimento da prática investigativa qualitativa, ao mesmo tempo em que mostra aspectos que na teoria o pesquisador e bem mais se é neófito, não atinge a vislumbrar.Experience, work field access correct and incorrect choices, participant’s selection and the application of the interview technique are reported. Theoretical, methodological and ethical reflection of the exploratory study experience, generates meaningful learnings for the development of qualitative research practice, as well as showing aspects that in theory researchers’ are not able to see, even more if they are new.

  18. THE STRUCTURE OF THE LITHOSPHERIC MANTLE OF THE SIBERAIN CRATON AND SEISMODYNAMICS OF DEFORMATION WAVES IN THE BAIKAL SEISMIC ZONE

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    Full Text Available  The evolution and specific features of seismogynamics of the Baikal zones are reviewed in the context of interactions between deep deformation waves and the regional structure of the lithospheric mantle. The study is based on a model of the mantle structure with reference to chemical compositions of mantle peridotites from ophiolotic series located in the south-western framing of the Siberian craton (Fig. 1. The chemical zonation of the lithospheric mantle at the regional scale is determined from results of analyses of the heterogeneity of compositions of peridotites (Fig. 2, Table 1 and variations of contents of whole rock major components, such as iron, magnesium and silica (Fig. 3. According to spatial variations of the compositions of peridotites, the mantle has the concentric zonal structure, and the content of SiO2 is regularly decreasing, while concentrations of FeO∑ and MgO are increasing towards the centre of such structure (Fig. 4. This structure belongs to the mantle of the Siberian craton, which deep edge extends beyond the surface contour of the craton and underlies the north-western segment of the Central Asian orogenic belt.Results of the studies of peridotites of the Baikal region are consistent with modern concepts [Snyder, 2002; O’Reilly, Griffin, 2006; Chen et al., 2009] that suggest that large mantle lenses underlie the Archaean cratons (Fig. 5. The lenses are distinguished by high-density ultrabasic rocks and compose high-velocity roots of cratons which have remained isolated from technic processes. Edges of the mantle lenses may extend a few hundred kilometers beyond the limits of the cratons and underlie orogenic belts that frame the cratons, and this takes place in the south-western segment of the Siberian craton.The revealed structure of the lithospheric mantle is consistent with independent results of seismic and magmatectonical studies of the region. The Angara geoblock is located above the central part of the

  19. Análise do comportamento do hemometabolismo cerebral durante endarterectomia carotídea com pinçamento transitório Análisis del comportamiento del hemometabolismo cerebral durante endarterectomia carotídea con pinzamiento transitorio Analysis of brain hemometabolism behavior during carotid endarterectomy with temporary clamping

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    JUSTIFICATIVA E OBJETIVOS: A endarterectomia carotídea com pinçamento transitório altera a relação entre o fluxo sangüíneo cerebral e a demanda metabólica cerebral de oxigênio, com conseqüente geração de uma tendência a hipóxia oliguêmica ou desacoplamento hemometabólico. O objetivo do presente estudo foi identificar as alterações do hemometabolismo cerebral, avaliados através das alterações da saturação da oxihemoglobina no bulbo da veia jugular interna (SjO2), durante endarterectomia carotí...

  20. Rock in Rio: forever young

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    Ricardo Ferreira Freitas

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    Full Text Available The purpose of this article is to discuss the role of Rock in Rio: The Musical, as herald of megafestival Rock in Rio. Driven by the success that musicals have reached in Brazil, we believe that the design of this spectacle of music, dance and staging renews the brand of the rock festival, once it adds the force of young and healthy bodies to its concept. Moreover, the musical provides Rock in Rio with some distance from the controversal trilogy of sex, drugs and rock and roll, a strong mark of past festivals around the world. Thus, the musical expands the possibilities of growth for the brand.

  1. Efeito anti-inflamatório do treinamento físico na insuficiência cardíaca: papel do TNF-α e da IL-10 Efecto antiinflamatorio del entrenamiento físico en la insuficiencia cardiaca: rol del TNF-α y de la IL-10 Anti-inflammatory effect of physical training in heart failure: role of TNF-α and IL-10

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    Miguel Luiz Batista Júnior

    2009-12-01

    Full Text Available Nos últimos 50 anos, a compreensão sobre as alterações deteriorativas envolvidas na progressão da insuficiência cardíaca (IC, descritas inicialmente como decorrentes de alterações na retenção de sais e fluidos, ou alterações nos parâmetros hemodinâmicos, mudou significatiamente. Recentemente, diversos estudos em pacientes com IC demonstraram níveis plasmáticos (ou no soro alterados de citocinas pro-inflamatórias, tais como o fator α de necrose tumoral (TNF-α, as interleucinas 1, 6 e 18, e a cardiotropina-1, dentre outros marcadores inflamatórios. Essas alterações monstraram-se independentes da etiologia da IC, sugerindo uma via patogênica comum. Em reposta a esses novos achados, intervenções no sentido de evitar e/ou reduzir essas alterações inflamatória tem sido propostas. Os benefícios cardiovasculares, induzidos treinamento aeróbio realizados em intensidades variando de leve a moderada, têm sido previamente relatados. Além disso, tem-se demonstrado que o treinamento físico (aeróbio moderado parece capaz de modular, na vigência de um quadro inflamatório crônico anormal, a expressão elevada de citocinas pró-inflamatórias, moléculas de adesão solúveis, fatores quimioatratantes e estresse oxidativo. Tomados em conjunto, esses dados indicam um possível efeito anti-inflamatório induzido pelo treinamento físico. Dessa forma, esta revisão tem por objetivo abordar o treinamento físico como uma alternativa não farmacológica adjuvante a ser administrada em alguns quadros patológicos em que predominam as alterações crônicas do TNF-α, como na IC. Por sua vez, o "efeito anti-inflamatório" induzido pelo treinamento físico parece ser mediado principalmente pela IL-10.En los últimos 50 años, la comprensión sobre las alteraciones deteriorativas involucradas en la progresión de la insuficiencia cardiaca (IC, descriptas inicialmente como causadas por alteraciones en la retención de sales y fluidos, o

  2. Aves de la ribera colombiana del Amazonas

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    Dugand Armando

    1946-08-01

    Full Text Available Las 106 especies y subespecies que se mencionan en este trabajo constituyen una lista preliminar de la fauna ornitológica de la región más meridional de Colombia, esto es, la ribera izquierda del rio Amazonas entre la boca del Atacuari y la población de Leticia, capital de la Intendencia del Amazonas, en el extrema sur del territorio que en Colombia llamamos comúnmente "Trapecio Amazónico". La lista esta compuesta principalmente por las colecciones hechas en Leticia y la Isla Ronda par el senor Carlos Lehmann en octubre y noviembre de 1939 y par uno de nosotros -José I. Borrero- en Leticia, Isla Mocagua, Hamacayacu y Loretoyacu en marzo y abril del presente año. Los ejemplares que mencionamos en dicha lista se hallan en la colección ornitológica del Instituto de Ciencias Naturales.

  3. Moving mountains in Rio

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    The June 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in Rio de Janeiro has been planned more as a discussion of environment and development, rather than sustainable development as suggested by the 1987 World Commission on Environment and Development (the Brundtland Commission). The Canadian agenda for UNCED is like that of most of the developed countries, and focuses mainly on climatic change, deforestation, loss of biodiversity in the tropics, and health of the oceans. The agenda of the developing countries is based on the knowledge that most of these global problems have been caused or aggravated by the industrialized countries. The developing countries fear that actions imposed to solve environmental problems will threaten their economic development. A key demand from the developing countries is a commitment by developed countries to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, leaving space for the developing countries to increase their emissions as they develop. There is little or no pressure on governments in the developed world to come to such a comprehensive deal. For Canada, much remains to be done in setting national priorities, and many of the issues to be discussed at UNCED are under provincial jurisdiction

  4. High-resolution sequence stratigraphy of lower Paleozoic sheet sandstones in central North America: The role of special conditions of cratonic interiors in development of stratal architecture

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    Runkel, Anthony C.; Miller, J.F.; McKay, R.M.; Palmer, A.R.; Taylor, John F.

    2007-01-01

    Well-known difficulties in applying sequence stratigraphic concepts to deposits that accumulated across slowly subsiding cratonic interior regions have limited our ability to interpret the history of continental-scale tectonism, oceanographic dynamics of epeiric seas, and eustasy. We used a multi-disciplinary approach to construct a high-resolution stratigraphic framework for lower Paleozoic strata in the cratonic interior of North America. Within this framework, these strata proved readily amenable to modern sequence stratigraphic techniques that were formulated based on successions along passive margins and in foreland basins, settings markedly different from the cratonic interior. Parasequences, parasequence stacking patterns, systems tracts, maximum flooding intervals, and sequence-bounding unconformities can be confidently recognized in the cratonic interior using mostly standard criteria for identification. The similarity of cratonic interior and foreland basin successions in size, geometry, constituent facies, and local stacking patterns of nearshore parasequences is especially striking. This similarity indicates that the fundamental processes that establish shoreface morphology and determine the stratal expression of retreat and progradation were likewise generally the same, despite marked differences in tectonism, physiography, and bathymetry between the two settings. Our results do not support the widespread perception that Paleozoic cratonic interior successions are so anomalous in stratal geometries, and constitute such a poor record of time, that they are poorly suited for modern sequence stratigraphic analyses. The particular arrangement of stratal elements in the cratonic interior succession we studied is no more anomalous or enigmatic than the variability in architecture that sets all sedimentary successions apart from one another. Thus, Paleozoic strata of the cratonic interior are most appropriately considered as a package that belongs in a

  5. Implementação do sistema de gestão de materiais informatizado do Hospital Universitário da Universidade de São Paulo Implementación de un sistema de gestión de materiales informatizado del Hospital Universitario de la Universidad de São Paulo Implementation of computerized material management system at the University of São Paulo University Hospital

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    Maria Lúcia Habib Paschoal

    2010-12-01

    Full Text Available Trata-se do relato do processo de implementação do sistema informatizado de gestão de materiais no Hospital Universitário da USP. O sistema foi intitulado Sistema de Gestão de Materiais (SGM. A implementação apresentou quatro fases: a escolha do modelo e da ferramenta informacional, a reestruturação do processo logístico de materiais do hospital, a reestruturação das áreas de apoio e a implantação do próprio sistema SGM. O estudo realizado no Centro Cirúrgico após a implantação do sistema demonstrou que, comparando o consumo e o estoque de materiais do SGM em relação ao Sistema Tradicional, houve uma diminuição da quantidade consumida e do custo dos materiais estocados na Unidade.Se trata de un informe de experiencia del proceso de implementación de un sistema informatizado de gestión de materiales en el Hospital Universitario de la Universidad de São Paulo, Brasil. El sistema llevó por nombre Sistema de Gestión de Materiales (SGM. La implementación necesitó de cuatro fases: la elección del modelo y de las herramientas informáticas, la reestructuración del proceso logístico de materiales hospitalarios, la reestructuración de las áreas de apoyo y la implantación del propio sistema SMG. Un estudio realizado en los Quirófanos luego de la implementación demostró que, comparando el consumo y el stock de materiales del SMG en relación al Sistema Tradicional, hubo una disminución de las cantidades consumidas y del costo de los materiales en stock en la Unidad.This is an experience report on the process of implementing a computerized materials management system at the University Hospital of the University of São Paulo. The system was called Materials Management System (SGM. The process comprised four phases: choice of the model and information tool; restructuring of the logistic materials process at the hospital; restructuring of the support areas and establishment of the SGM system itself. A study carried out

  6. The construction process of pedagogical knowledge among nursing professors Proceso de construcción del conocimiento pedagógico del docente universitario de enfermería Processo de construção do conhecimento pedagógico do docente universitário de enfermagem

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    Vânia Marli Schubert Backes

    2011-04-01

    Full Text Available Didactic knowledge about contents is constructed through an idiosyncratic synthesis between knowledge about the subject area, students’ general pedagogical knowledge and the teacher’s biography. This study aimed to understand the construction process and the sources of Pedagogical Content Knowledge, as well as to analyze its manifestations and variations in interactive teaching by teachers whom the students considered competent. Data collection involved teachers from an undergraduate nursing program in the South of Brazil, through non-participant observation and semistructured interviews. Data analysis was submitted to the constant comparison method. The results disclose the need for initial education to cover pedagogical aspects for nurses; to assume permanent education as fundamental in view of the complexity of contents and teaching; to use mentoring/monitoring and the value learning with experienced teachers with a view to the development of quality teaching.El conocimiento didáctico del contenido se construyó mediante una síntesis idiosincrática entre el conocimiento de la disciplina, el conocimiento pedagógico general y el conocimiento de los alumnos y también la biografía del profesor. El estudio tuvo como objetivos comprender el proceso de construcción y las fuentes del Conocimiento Didáctico del Contenido y analizar sus manifestaciones y variaciones en la enseñanza interactiva de docentes considerados competentes por los estudiantes. Los datos fueron recolectados junto a docentes de un curso de graduación en Enfermería de la Región Sur de Brasil, por medio de observación no participativa y entrevista semiestructurada. El análisis de los datos fue sometido al método de comparaciones constantes. Los resultados evidencian la necesidad de contemplar, en la formación inicial, aspectos pedagógicos para los enfermeros; considerar la formación permanente como esencial delante de la complejidad del contenido y de la ense

  7. Rio Chama Floodplain Management Study

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    Earth Data Analysis Center, University of New Mexico — The Village of Chama requested the Soil Conservation Service, through the Upper Chama Soil and Water Conservation District, to conduct a study of the Rio Chama and...

  8. Recuperación de los espacios fluviales del Río Bogotá por medio de la transformación urbanística y paisajística. Comparación con el caso de Barcelona : Plan Delta del Rio

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    Pérez Vargas, Marcela

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    La protección de las rondas de ríos, el control de las inundaciones, la regulación del clima, la filtración de sedimentos y contaminantes, el abastecimiento y purificación de agua y los alimentos que a través de la pesca comercial y de subsistencia se obtienen son algunos de los bienes y servicios ambientales que brindan los humedales y espacios fluviales. Aunque éstos juegan un papel de suma importancia para la conservación y regulación de los ciclos hidrológicos locales, las múltiples presi...

  9. Evaluación de la Necesidad de un Aumento General de Capital del Capital Ordinario y una Reposición de Recursos del Fondo para Operaciones Especiales: Avances y Próximos Pasos Title: Avaliação da necessidade de um aumento geral do capital do capital ordinário e reposição do Fundo de Operações Especiais: progresso e próximos passos

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    Da a conocer el primer documento de trabajo sobre la evaluación de la necesidad de un Aumento General de Capital del Capital Ordinario y una Reposición de Recursos del Fondo para Operaciones Especiales.

  10. Ausências dos colaboradores de enfermagem do pronto-socorro de um hospital universitário Ausencias de los colaboradores de enfermería del servicio de emergencia de un hospital universitario Nursing staff absences in the emergency room of a university hospital

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    Flávio Trevisani Fakih

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    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: Verificar e analisar as ausências dos colaboradores de enfermagem do pronto-socorro de adultos (PSA de um hospital universitário. MÉTODOS: Estudo de abordagem quantitativa, observacional e prospectivo, realizado de janeiro a dezembro de 2009, envolvendo os colaboradores de enfermagem de um PSA. RESULTADOS: O PSA teve, em média, 96,8 colaboradores por mês. As ausências previstas corresponderam a 30,1% dos dias de trabalho. A taxa de absenteísmo foi de 11,7%. Houve maior incidência de ausências não previstas no período de maio (15,3% e agosto (13,3%. CONCLUSÃO: Houve correlação entre as variáveis: categoria profissional; vínculo empregatício e turno de trabalho e a distribuição das ausências previstas e não previstas. O absenteísmo foi considerado elevado e motivado, sobretudo, pelas licenças para tratamento de saúde superiores a 15 dias. O déficit mensal de pessoal contribuiu também para a sobrecarga do trabalho da equipe.OBJETIVO: Verificar y analizar las ausencias de los colaboradores de enfermería de un servicio de emergencias de adultos (SEA de un hospital universitario. MÉTODOS: Estudio de abordaje cuantitativa, observacional y prospectivo, realizado de enero a diciembre del 2009, involucrando a los colaboradores de enfermería de un SEA. RESULTADOS: El SEA tuvo, en promedio, 96,8 colaboradores por mes. Las ausencias previstas correspondieron a 30,1% de los días de trabajo. La tasa de ausentismo fue de 11,7%. Hubo mayor incidencia de ausencias no previstas en el período de mayo (15,3% y agosto (13,3%. CONCLUSIÓN: Hubo correlación entre las variables: categoria profesional; vínculo empleaticio y turno de trabajo y la distribución de las ausencias previstas y no previstas. El ausentismo fue considerado elevado y motivado, sobre todo, por las licencias para tratamiento de la salud superiores a 15 días. El déficit mensual de personal contribuyó también para la sobrecarga del trabajo del equipo

  11. Therapeutic itinerary of the family and adolescent with type i mellitus diabetes El itinerario terapéutico del adolescente con diabetes mellitus tipo i y sus familiares Itinerário terapêutico do adolescente com diabetes mellitus tipo 1 e seus familiares

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    Mariza Maria Serafim Mattosinho

    2007-12-01

    Full Text Available This is a qualitative assistential convergent study. Its main objective is to understand the therapeutic itinerary of adolescents with type 1 mellitus diabetes, as well as that of their families. The sample was composed of adolescents, between 15 and 25 years old, involved with a health institution in Florianópolis through the Health Care model that includes professional, family, and popular subsystems. Data were obtained through in-depth interviews and field observation of 20 people (relatives and adolescents with diabetes. The data analysis included data codification and categorization. Two categories were constructed: Decisions and negotiations about health, care and treatment; and the journey through the three subsystems of health care. The study permitted to understand that the treatment and care within the professional subsystem are not the only ones available. There are different practices in health performed from the evaluation each family makes, of what they believe adequate for their adolescent with diabetes.Estudio de naturaleza cualitativa, de tipo convergente-asistencial, tuvo como objetivo comprender el camino terapéutico de los adolescentes con diabetes mellitus tipo I y sus familiares, vinculados a una institución de salud de Florianópolis, entre las edades de 15 y 25 años, a través del modelo del Cuidado para la Salud, que incluye los subsistemas profesional, familiar y popular. Los datos fueron obtenidos a través de la entrevista en profundidad y la observación de campo con 20 personas (familiares y adolescentes con diabetes. El análisis incluye la codificación y la categorización de los datos. Fueron construidos dos categorias: Las decisiones y negociaciones sobre la salud, los cuidados y los tratamientos y El percurso en los tres subsistemas de la salud. El estudio permitió comprender que los tratamientos y los cuidados del subsistema profesional no son los únicos, existiendo diferentes prácticas en la salud que

  12. Náuseas e vômitos no pós-operatório: uma revisão do "pequeno-grande" problema Náuseas y vómitos en el posoperatorio: una revisión del "pequeño-grande" problema Postoperative nausea and vomiting: a review of the "minor-major" problem

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    Neusa Lages

    2005-10-01

    Full Text Available JUSTIFICATIVA E OBJETIVOS: Apesar da investigação contínua e do desenvolvimento de novos fármacos e técnicas, as náuseas e vômitos no pós-operatório (NVPO são freqüentes e podem contribuir para o desenvolvimento de complicações com conseqüente aumento dos custos hospitalares e dos recursos humanos. Os objetivos deste artigo são a revisão dos mecanismos fisiológicos, dos fatores de risco e das medidas terapêuticas disponíveis para o manuseio de NVPO. CONTEÚDO: Várias são as estratégias de manuseio de NVPO sugeridas neste artigo, destacando-se, no entanto, as linhas de orientação emitidas por Gan em 2003. Estas constituem a contribuição mais recente para a estratificação de risco, prevenção e tratamento dos pacientes com NVPO. CONCLUSÕES: Embora o manuseio de NVPO tenha melhorado nos últimos anos, estes ainda ocorrem freqüentemente em grupos de risco elevado. A estratégia atual para a prevenção e manuseio de NVPO permanece por estabelecer e as linhas de orientação de Gan deverão ser adaptadas a cada população de pacientes e à instituição hospitalar.JUSTIFICATIVA Y OBJETIVOS: A pesar de la averiguación continuada y del desarrollo de nuevos fármacos y técnicas, las náuseas y vómitos en el posoperatorio (NVPO son frecuentes y pueden aportar para el desarrollo de complicaciones con consecuente aumento de los costeos hospitalarios y de los recursos humanos. Los objetivos de este artículo son la revisión de los mecanismos fisiológicos, de los factores de riesgo y las medidas terapéuticas disponibles para el manoseo de NVPO. CONTENIDO: Varias son las estrategias de manoseo de NVPO sugeridas en este artículo, destacándose, sin embargo, las líneas de orientación emitidas por Gan en 2003. Éstas, constituyen la contribución más reciente para la estratificación del riesgo, prevención y tratamiento de los pacientes con NVPO. CONCLUSIONES: Aunque el manoseo del NVPO haya mejorado en los últimos a

  13. Shear-Velocity Structure and Azimuthal and Radial Anisotropy Beneath the Kaapvaal Craton From Bayesian Inversion of Surface-Wave Data: Inferences for the Architecture and Early Evolution of Cratons

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    Lebedev, S.; Ravenna, M.; Adam, J.

    2017-12-01

    Seismic anisotropy provides essential information on the deformation of the lithosphere. Knowledge of anisotropy also allows us to isolate the isotropic-average seismic velocities, relatable to the lithospheric temperature and composition. We use Rayleigh and Love-wave phase velocities and their azimuthal anisotropy measured in broad period ranges across the footprint of the Southern Africa Seismic Experiment (SASE), from the Kaapvaal Craton to the Limpopo Belt. We invert the data using our recently developed, fully non-linear Markov Chain Monte Carlo method and determine, for the first time, both the isotropic-average S velocity and its radial and azimuthal anisotropy as a function of depth from the upper crust down to the asthenosphere. The probabilistic inversion provides a way to quantify non-uniqueness, using direct parameter-space sampling, and assess model uncertainties. The high-velocity anomaly indicative of the cold cratonic lithosphere bottoms at 200-250 km beneath the central and western Kaapvaal Craton, underlain by a low-velocity zone. Beneath northern Kaapvaal and Limpopo, by contrast, high velocities extend down to 300-350 km. Although this does not require a lithosphere that has maintained this thickness over a geologically long time, the data does require the mantle to be anomalously cold down to 300-350 km. Interestingly, topography correlates with the thickness of this high-velocity layer, with lower elevations where the lid is thicker. Radial shear-wave anisotropy is in the 2-5 percent range (Vsh > Vsv) from the lower crust down to 200 km, below which depth it decreases gradually. Radial variations in the amplitude of radial anisotropy show no clear relationship with those in the amplitude of azimuthal anisotropy or isotropic-average Vs anomalies. Azimuthal anisotropy changes the fast-propagation direction near the base of the lithosphere (200-300 km depth), from the laterally varying fast azimuths in the lower lithosphere to a spatially

  14. Custo Tributário em Projetos de Investimento: o caso dos créditos de ICMSTax Cost of Investment Projects: the case of ICMS creditsEl Costo Tributario de los Proyectos de Inversión: el caso de los créditos del ICMS

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    CAMPANÁRIO, Milton de Abreu

    2011-03-01

    Full Text Available RESUMOO presente artigo trata do impacto da Lei Complementar 102/2000, que derrogou a Lei 89/96 – Lei Kandir, e passou a permitir a apropriação dos créditos de ICMS, em razão de investimento em bens destinados ao ativo permanente, na razão de 1/48 por mês. O artigo procura demonstrar como essa nova sistemática – que implicou na transformação do ICMS, enquanto imposto sobre o valor acrescido, do tipo consumo para o tipo renda – conduz a uma perda de aproximadamente 30% do valor dos créditos a serem recuperados e o impacto disso sobre os gastos com investimento e sobre os lucros de pequenas, médias e grandes empresas. Do ponto de vista metodológico, trata-se de um estudo descritivo, de natureza quantitativa, que procedeu em três etapas. Inicialmente, foi obtida estimativa de valor de receita líquida de vendas e de volume de investimentos, com base nos relatórios Painel de Competitividade elaborado pela Federação das Indústrias do Estado de São Paulo (Fiesp/Serasa. Com base nessas informações, foi possível obter estimativas dos fatores de geração de débitos e créditos de ICMS, com base no modelo Controle do Crédito do Ativo Permanente (CIAP. Por fim, foram calculados três indicadores: valor presente dos créditos a recuperar/valor dos créditos; valor presente dos créditos a recuperar/valor do investimento; valor presente dos créditos a recuperar/rentabilidade vendas. Conclui-se que a sistemática introduzida pela Lei Complementar 102/2000 implica grande custo de oportunidade para as empresas e que a legislação deveria ser revista, a partir dessa perspectiva, com o objetivo de garantir menores custos associados a projetos de investimento.ABSTRACTThis article discusses the impact on the profitability of firms under Complementary Law 102/2000 (which abrogated the Law 89/96 – Kandir Law allowing the appropriation of ICMS credits, due to investment in fixed assets goods, at a ratio of 1 / 48 per month. The paper

  15. Inclusions in diamonds constrain thermo-chemical conditions during Mesozoic metasomatism of the Kaapvaal cratonic mantle

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    Weiss, Yaakov; Navon, Oded; Goldstein, Steven L.; Harris, Jeff W.

    2018-06-01

    ) differs as well. The fO2 calculated for the saline HDF compositions (Δlog ⁡ fO 2 (FMQ) = - 2.47 to -1.34) are higher by about a log unit compared with that recorded by xenoliths at 4-7 GPa. We conclude that enriched saline HDFs mediated the metasomatism that preceded Group I kimberlite eruptions in the southwestern Kaapvaal craton, and that their 'cold and oxidized' nature reflects their derivation from a deep subducting slab. This event had little impact on the temperature and redox state of the Kaapvaal lithosphere as a reservoir, however, it likely affected its properties along limited metasomatized veins and their wall rock. To reconcile the temperature and oxygen fugacity discrepancy between inclusions in diamonds and xenoliths, we argue that xenoliths did not equilibrate during the last saline metasomatic event or kimberlite eruption. Thus the P-T- fO2 gradients they record express pre-existing lithospheric conditions that were likely established during the last major thermal event in the Kaapvaal craton (i.e. the Karoo magmatism at ca. 180 Ma).

  16. Geophysical constraints on the mantle structure of the Canadian Cordillera and North America Craton

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    Yu, T. C.; Currie, C. A.; Unsworth, M. J.

    2017-12-01

    In western Canada, geophysical data indicate that there is a pronounced contrast in mantle structure between the Canadian Cordillera (CC) and North America craton (NAC). The CC is characterized by lower mantle seismic velocity, higher surface heat flow, lower mantle electrical resistivity and lower effective elastic thickness. These observations are consistent with two distinct thermal regimes: the CC has hot and thin lithosphere, while the NAC lithosphere is cool and thick. The boundary between the CC and NAC coincides with the south-north trending Rocky Mountain Trench - Tintina Fault system. Earlier studies have hypothesized that the thin CC lithosphere is maintained by small-scale convection of hydrated mantle, whereas the NAC lithosphere is dry and resistant to thinning. Here, we test this hypothesis through a detailed examination of two independent data sets: (1) seismic shear-wave (Vs) tomography models and (2) magnetotelluric (MT) measurements of mantle electrical resistivity. We analyze tomography model NA07 at 50-250 km depth and create a mapping of Vs to temperature based on mantle composition (via Perple_X) and a correction for anelasticity. For the CC, the calculated temperature is relatively insensitive to mantle composition but strongly depends on the water content and anelastic correction. With a laboratory-based correction, the estimated temperature is 1150 °C at 100 km depth for wet mantle, compared to 1310 °C for dry mantle; no melt is predicted in either case. An empirical anelastic correction predicts a 115 °C hotter mantle and likely some melt. In contrast, composition is the main control on the calculated temperature for the NAC, especially at depths electrical resistivity is sensitive to mantle temperature and hydration.

  17. Neoproterozoic extension in the greater dharwar craton: A reevaluation of the "betsimisaraka suture" in madagascar

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    Tucker, R.D.; Roig, J.-Y.; Delor, C.; Amlin, Y.; Goncalves, P.; Rabarimanana, M.H.; Ralison, A.V.; Belcher, R.W.

    2011-01-01

    The Precambrian shield of Madagascar is reevaluated with recently compiled geological data and new U-Pb sensitive high-resolution ion microprobe (SHRIMP) geochronology. Two Archean domains are recognized: the eastern Antongil-Masora domain and the central Antananarivo domain, the latter with distinctive belts of metamafic gneiss and schist (Tsaratanana Complex). In the eastern domain, the period of early crust formation is extended to the Paleo-Mesoarchean (3.32-3.15 Ga) and a supracrustal sequence (Fenerivo Group), deposited at 3.18 Ga and metamorphosed at 2.55 Ga, is identified. In the central domain, a Neoarchean period of high-grade metamorphism and anatexis that affected both felsic (Betsiboka Suite) and mafic gneisses (Tsaratanana Complex) is documented. We propose, therefore, that the Antananarivo domain was amalgamated within the Greater Dharwar Craton (India + Madagascar) by a Neoarchean accretion event (2.55-2.48 Ga), involving emplacement of juvenile igneous rocks, high-grade metamorphism, and the juxtaposition of disparate belts of mafic gneiss and schist (metagreenstones). The concept of the "Betsimisaraka suture" is dispelled and the zone is redefined as a domain of Neoproterozoic metasedimentary (Manampotsy Group) and metaigneous rocks (Itsindro-Imorona Suite) formed during a period of continental extension and intrusive igneous activity between 840 and 760 Ma. Younger orogenic convergence (560-520 Ma) resulted in east-directed overthrusting throughout south Madagascar and steepening with local inversion of the domain in central Madagascar. Along part of its length, the Manampotsy Group covers the boundary between the eastern and central Archean domains and is overprinted by the Angavo-Ifanadiana high-strain zone that served as a zone of crustal weakness throughout Cretaceous to Recent times.

  18. Análise clínica e terapêutica dos pacientes oncológicos atendidos no programa de dor e cuidados paliativos do Hospital Universitário Clementino Fraga Filho no ano de 2003 Análisis clínico y terapéutico de los pacientes oncológicos atendidos en el programa de dolor y cuidados paliativos del Hospital Universitario Clementino Fraga Filho en el año 2003 Clinical and therapeutic analysis of oncology patients treated at the pain and palliative care program of the Hospital Universitário Clementino Fraga Filho in 2003

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    Full Text Available JUSTIFICATIVA E OBJETIVOS: Os cuidados paliativos têm como meta principal o controle da dor e de outros sintomas nos pacientes com doenças crônicas, sem possibilidade de cura, sobretudo no câncer avançado. A dor intensa acomete 75% dos pacientes com câncer avançado, interferindo na qualidade de vida e segundo a OMS é considerada uma emergência médica mundial. Este estudo avaliou o perfil dos pacientes oncológicos do Programa de Tratamento da Dor Crônica e Cuidados Paliativos do HUCFF/FM/UFRJ, ressaltando a atuação do anestesiologista, as medicações utilizadas, a humanização do tratamento e a melhor qualidade de vida do paciente. MÉTODO: Retrospectivamente, foram analisados os prontuários dos pacientes oncológicos no ano de 2003. Destacaram-se os parâmetros: idade, raça, sexo, doenças preexistentes, órgão de origem do câncer, tipo de dor e outros sintomas, medicações utilizadas, rotinas hospitalares e o término do tratamento. RESULTADOS: Os tipos de dor encontrados foram nociceptiva, neuropática e incidental, avaliadas utilizando-se a escala unidimensional de faces. Verificou-se a analgesia controlada pelo paciente (PCA com metadona, via oral, em ambiente domiciliar na 1ª semana. Após esse período, o paciente retornava ao ambulatório para o cálculo da dose regular da metadona. Outros opióides utilizados foram codeína, tramadol, morfina e oxicodona. Além da dor, os pacientes apresentaram: constipação, náuseas, vômitos, delirium, alteração do sono e dispnéia. Os neurolépticos, corticóides e laxantes foram usados como fármacos adjuvantes. CONCLUSÕES: A analgesia controlada pelo paciente utilizando a metadona mostrou-se segura e eficaz pela não-ocorrência de efeitos colaterais significativos. O conhecimento clínico e farmacológico do anestesiologista na equipe multiprofissional proporcionou melhor atendimento para o alívio dos sintomas dos pacientes e humanização no período final de vida

  19. Análise espacial dos acidentes de trânsito com vítimas fatais: comparação entre o local de residência e de ocorrência do acidente no Rio de Janeiro Análisis espacial de los accidentes de tránsito con víctimas fatales: comparación entre el lugar de residencia y de ocurrencia del accidente en Río de Janeiro Spatial analysis of traffic accidents with fatal victims: comparing place of residence and place of occurrence in Rio de Janeiro

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    Full Text Available Este trabalho tem por objetivo comparar a distribuição espacial dos óbitos por acidentes de trânsito na cidade do Rio de Janeiro, em 2003, a partir de três tipos de endereço: residência da vítima; local de ocorrência do acidente; e local de ocorrência do óbito, em nível de setor censitário. Utilizou-se o Estimador de Kernel para verificar se existe ou não diferença nos padrões de áreas de risco determinados a partir dos registros destes endereços. Concluiu-se que há diferença nos padrões espaciais, em todos os tipos de endereço utilizados. Dessa forma, mostra-se como o mapeamento dos acidentes, identificando o local de ocorrência deste, é essencial, pois fornece subsídios às ações de políticas públicas para redução e prevenção dos acidentes. Para tanto, são necessárias algumas medidas administrativas que permitam a sistematização e o registro da informação adequada.Este trabajo tiene como objetivo comparar la distribución espacial de las muertes por accidentes de tránsito en la ciudad de Río de Janeiro, en 2003, a partir de tres tipos de dirección: residencia de la víctima, lugar de ocurrencia del accidente y lugar de ocurrencia del fallecimiento, a nivel de sector censal. Se utilizó el Estimador de Kernel para verificar si existe o no diferencia en los padrones de áreas de riesgo determinados a partir de los registros de estas direcciones. Se concluyó que existe diferencia en los padrones espaciales, en todos los tipos de dirección utilizados. De esta forma, se muestra como el mapeo de los accidentes, identificando el lugar de ocurrencia de éste, es esencial, pues suministra subsidios a las acciones de políticas públicas para reducción y prevención de los accidentes. Para ello, son necesarias algunas medidas administrativas que permitan la sistematización y el registro de la información adecuada.The purpose of this study is to compare the spatial distribution of deaths by traffic accidents

  20. Carbon, nitrogen, and sulfur geochemistry of Archean and Proterozoic shales from the Kaapvaal Craton, South Africa

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    Watanabe, Yumiko; Naraoka, Hiroshi; Wronkiewicz, David J.; Condie, Kent C.; Ohmoto, Hiroshi

    1997-08-01

    The C, N, and S contents and VC and δ 13Cδ 34S values were analyzed for 100 shale samples from ten formations, 3.0 to 2.1 Ga in age, in the central and eastern regions of the Kaapvaal Craton, South Africa. The Kaapvaal shales are characterized by generally low contents of organic C (range 0.06-2.79 wt%, average 0.47 wt%), N (range facies). From the theoretical relationships between the H/C ratios of kerogen and organic C contents of shales, the original C contents of the Archean and Proterozoic shales from the Kaapvaal Craton are estimated to be on average ˜2 wt%. These values are similar to the average organic C content of modern marine sediments. This suggests that the primary organic productivity and the preservation of organic matter in the ocean during the period of 3.0 to 2.1 Ga were similar to those in the Phanerozoic era, provided the flux of clastic sediments to the ocean was similar. This would also imply that the rate of O 2 accumulation in the atmosphere-ocean system, which has equaled the burial rate of organic matter in sediments, has been the same since ˜3.0 Ga. The δ 34S values of bulk-rock sulfides (mostly pyrite) range from +2.7 to +7.4%‰ for seven sulfide-rich samples of ˜2.9 Ga to ˜2.6 Ga. These values are consistent with a suggestion by Ohmoto (1992) and Ohmoto et al. (1993) that most pyrite crystals in Archean shales were formed by bacterial reduction of seawater sulfate with δ 34S values between +2 and +10‰, and that the Archean seawater was sulfate rich. Changes in the δ 13C org values during maturation of kerogen were evaluated with theoretical calculations from the experimental data of Peters et al. (1981) and Lewan (1983), and from the observations by Simoneit et al. (1981) on natural samples. These evaluations suggest that the magnitudes of δ 13C org increase are much less than those estimated by Hayes et al. (1983) and Des Marais et al. (1992), and only about 2 to 3%‰ for the kerogens that decreased their H/C ratios from

  1. First record of 1.2 Ga quartz dioritic magmatism in the Archaean Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia, and its significance

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    Qiu, Y.; McNaughton, N.J.; Groves, D.I.; Dunphy, J.M. [University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA (Australia). Centre for Strategic Mineral Deposits, Department of Geology and Geophysics

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    Ion microprobe (SHRIMP) U-Pb zircon dating. Pb-Nd isotope tracer studies and major, trace and rare-earth element analyses have identified, for the first time. a Mesoproterozoic (1.2 Ga) quartz diorite intrusion in the central part of the Archaean Yilgarn Craton. Western Australia The quartz diorite is characterised by intergrowths of quartz and plagioclase, having low A/CNK (0 8). low K{sub 2}O (0.28 wt%), Ba (54 ppm), Rb (11 ppm), Sr (92 ppm), Pb (13 ppm), U (1.7 ppm) and Th (6 ppm) contents, high Nd (41 ppm), Sm (10.5 ppm), Zr (399 ppm). Nb (18.5 ppm). Y (57.5 ppm) and Sc (19 ppm) contents. a low Pb isotope two-stage model {mu} value (6.3), and a primitive initial e{sub Nd} value (+3.4) at 1.2 Ga. It is interpreted that the 1.2 Ga quartz diorite was derived from a predominantly mantle source, with minor crustal contamination, possibly from the surrounding Archaean monzogranites or their source region, during magma ascent. The age (1215 {+-} 11 Ma) of the intrusion overlaps with the timing of a major continental collisional orogeny in the Albany-Fraser Orogen, about 400km south, and is broadly coeval with the diamond-bearing Argyle lamproites in the east Kimberley Block. This study extends the history of granitoid magmatism in the central craton by more than 1.0 billion years (2.6 to 1.2 Ga), and has implications for isotopic data interpretations of tectonothermal events in the craton. Copyright (1999) Blackwell Science Pty Ltd 33 refs., 3 tabs., 6 figs.

  2. Saghro Group in the Ougnat Massif (Morocco), an evidence for a continuous Cadomian basin along the northern West African Craton

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    Michard, André; Soulaimani, Abderrahmane; Ouanaimi, Hassan; Raddi, Youssef; Aït Brahim, Lahsen; Rjimati, Ech-Cherki; Baidder, Lahssen; Saddiqi, Omar

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    The Saghro Group (SG) is a folded, low-grade volcano-sedimentary series up to 8 km thick that crops out within and to the north of the Pan-African suture zone in the central and eastern Anti-Atlas. Here we describe the SG of the Ougnat inliers that are exposed in the easternmost Anti-Atlas beneath the unconformable, Late Ediacaran Ouarzazate Group (OZG) volcanic rocks. The Ougnat SG mostly consists of volcaniclastic greywackes accumulated in a peritidal-to-shallow basin. The basin infilling was deformed by NNE-trending, mostly upright folds with axial-planar slaty cleavage and low-grade metamorphism. The deformed SG rocks were intruded by the ∼550 Ma Mellab hypovolcanic granodiorite. The latter also crosscuts the lowest OZG rocks that are dated to 574-571 Ma in the western Saghro region. The SG rocks that form the Siroua and Saghro inliers have an oldest age of 620-610 Ma and were folded at ∼610-580 Ma at the onset of the Cadomian orogenic events. We show that the SG rocks are similar to the ;Série verte; (SV) rocks that are exposed in the Ougarta and western Hoggar east of the Pan-African suture. We infer that the SG and SV rocks accumulated in a same, continuous basin that was bounding the West African Craton to the north and the east. This strongly subsiding basin formed close to a volcanic arc and was folded during the last Pan-African synmetamorphic events. Fold orientation and age of folding differ however along the edge of the West African Craton. The orogenic greywackes that form the remnants of the SG-SV basin thus constitute a precious record of the diachronic Cadomian event s.l. along the West African Craton northern margin.

  3. Evaluation of the potential for erosion and its relationship with the rain energy in the river of Santa Rosa watershed, Costa Rica; Evaluacion del potential erosivo y su relacion con la energia de la lluvia en la microcuenca del rio Santa Rosa, Costa Rica

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    Acuna Chinchilla, Sisgo R; Aguilar Pereira, Jose F. [Universidad de Costa Rica (Costa Rica). Escuela de Ingenieria Agricola], E-mail: rachith2001@yahoo.esa

    2010-07-01

    Costa Rica like rest of the world, erosion has negative effects on agricultural production systems and hydroelectric power. In a country where 95% of energy is produced by hydroelectric plants, the management of watersheds is essential where there are hydro projects. This study evaluates the potential erosion of the watershed of the Rio Santa Rosa, (10445 ha) in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, which supplies sediment to the Santa Rosa and Sandillal dams. The evaluation places were defined using aerial photography GIS and GPS tools. The sediment was measured through 19 experimental plots in two land uses (pasture and forest) and three slope ranges (0-15%, 15-30%, 30-45%). The energy was determined on erosive rains comparing the mass of sediment collected. The most vulnerable areas were identified, to define appropriate mitigation measures. It was found that the forest generates more erosion than grass. Furthermore, under similar conditions of coverage, an increase in the range of slopes, erosion increases between two and six times, a direct relationship exists between energy and erosion in the way that coverage is reduced. It was generated a vulnerability map for the watershed. (author)

  4. Geochronologic (K-Ar/Fission track) east-west profile of the Rio Grande do Sul shield

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    Poupeau, G.; Baitelli, R.; Berbert, M.

    1985-01-01

    An E-W sampling was executed from Pelotas to Dom Pedrito, Rio Grande do Sul state, for K-Ar and Fission-track (FT) dating. Within the Dom Feliciano Orogenic Belt, from pelotas to Pinheiro Machado, K-Ar in biotites increase from 530m.y. to 655 m.y., with a discontinuity at the level of the approx.10Km wide Cangacu cataclastic Zone. In two samples from the Rio de La Plata Craton, at the western end of our profile, hornblendes present K-Ar ages of 1.555m.y. and 1.594m.y. FT ages in apatites record cooling of these minerals below 120 + - 20 0 C. From Pelotas to Pinheiro Machado, four sample present concordant ages at 270 + - 10m.y., whiel western most sample records a later event at 216 m.y. From the structure of plateau-ages it is suggested that the events dated are two positive tectonic pulses. Examination of the sedimentary of the Parana Basin confirms this interpretation. We therefore dated isotopically, for the firts time in Rio Grande do Sul basement, the ages of the two tectonic pulses wich affected the sedimentation in the Parana Basin. (Author) [pt

  5. Geochronologic (K-Ar/Fission Track) east-west profile of the Rio Grande do Sul shield

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    Poupeau, G.; Baitelli, R.; Berbert, M.; Kawashita, K.

    1985-01-01

    An E-W sampling was executed from Pelotas to Dom Pedrito, Rio Grande do Sul State, for K-Ar and fission-track (FT) dating. Within the Dom Feliciano Orogenic Belt, from Pelotas to Pinheiro Machado, K-Ar in biotites increase from 530 m.y. to 655 m.y., with a discontinuity at the level of the 10 km wide Cangacu cataclastic Zone. In two samples from the Rio de La Plata Craton, at the Western end of our profile, hornblendes present K-Ar ages of 1.555 m.y and 1.594 m.y. FT ages in apatites record the cooling of these minerals below 120+- 20 0 C. From Pelotas to Pinheiro Machado, four samples present concordant ages at 270+ -10 m.y., while the western sample records a later event at 216 m.y. From the structure of plateau-ages it is suggested that the events dated are two positive tectonic pulses. Examination of the sedimentary of the Parana Basin confirms this interpretation. We therefore dated isotopically, for the first time in Rio Grande do Sul basement, the ages of the two tectonic pulses which affected the sedimentation in the Parana Basin. (Author) [pt

  6. Efetividade de programa de agentes comunitários na promoção da saúde bucal Efectividad del programa de agentes comunitarios en la promoción de la salud bucal Effectiveness of a community health worker program on oral health promotion

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    Paulo Frazão

    2009-06-01

    y residentes en domicilios de tres a seis cuartos en el municipio de Río Grande da Serra (Sudeste de Brasil. Se escogieron datos sobre conocimientos de salud-enfermedad bucal, prácticas y capacidades auto-referidas con relación al auto-examen, higiene bucal, número de residentes y de cepillos dentales individuales y colectivos en cada domicilio y acceso y uso de servicios odontológicos. Por medio de la prueba t de Student pareado, se compararon los promedios de los valores obtenidos antes y después del programa para cada uno de los grupos estudiados. Las respuestas fueron analizadas adoptándose un nivel de significancia de 5%. RESULTADOS: Se observaron diferencias estadísticamente significativas para cuestiones relacionadas con el conocimiento de salud bucal entre los agentes y entre las mujeres antes y después de la capacitación (pOBJECTIVE: To assess changes of knowledge and attitudes and health service access and utilization after the implementation of a community health worker program for oral health promotion. METHODS: A capacity building project including learning, support, and supervision activities was developed between July 2003 and August 2004. A study to assess changes was conducted including 36 community health workers and a representative sample of homemaker literate women and mothers aged 25 to 39 years living in 3- to 6-room dwelling in the city of Rio Grande da Serra, Southeastern Brazil. Data on oral health knowledge, self-reported practices, and personal skills regarding self-examination, oral hygiene, number of people living in the same household, number of individual and collective toothbrushes, and dental service access and utilization were collected using structured interviews. Mean scores measured pre- and post-intervention program were compared for each group studied using Student's t-test. A 5% significance level was set for the analysis. RESULTS: Statistically significant differences between pre- and post-intervention program were

  7. Geochemistry of organic-rich river waters in Amazonia: Insights on weathering processes of intertropical cratonic terrain

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    Horbe, Adriana Maria Coimbra; Lages, Anderson da Silva; Moquet, Jean-Sébastien; Santos, Roberto Ventura; Seyler, Patrick

    2016-01-01

    In this study, eight organic-rich rivers that flow through the Brazilian craton in the southwestern Amazon rainforest are investigated. This investigation is the first of its type in this area and focuses on the effects of lithology, long-term weathering, thick soils, forest cover and hydrological period on the dissolved load compositions in rivers draining cratonic terrain. The major dissolved ion concentrations, alkalinity (TAlk), SiO 2 , trace element concentrations, and Sr isotope contents in the water were determined between April 2009 and January 2010. In addition, the isotopic values of oxygen and hydrogen were determined between 2011 and 2013. Overall, the river water is highly dilute and dominated by the major dissolved elements TAlk, SiO 2 and K + and the major dissolved trace elements Al, Fe, Ba, Mn, P, Zn and Sr, which exhibit large temporal and spatial variability and are closely correlated with the silicatic bedrock and hydrology. Additionally, rainwater and recycled water vapor and the size of the basin contribute to the geochemistry of the waters. The total weathering flux estimated from our results is 2–4 t km −2 .yr −1 , which is one of the lowest fluxes in the world. The CO 2 consumption rate is approximately 21–61 10 3  mol km −2  yr −1 , which is higher than expected given the stability of the felsic to basic igneous and metamorphic to siliciclastic basement rocks and the thick tropical soil cover. Thus, weathering of the cratonic terrain under intertropical humid conditions is still an important consumer of CO 2 . - Highlights: • Were studied rivers flowing the Brazilian craton covered by lateritic soils. • The river waters are highly diluted and dominated by TAlk, SiO 2 and K + . • There is spatial and temporal variability in the chemical composition. • The rain amount and recycled water vapor affect the O and D isotopes. • Geology, weathering, discharge and seasonality highlight a singular composition.

  8. Fluid Characteristics in the Giant Quartz Reef System of the Bundelkhand Craton, India: Constraints from Fluid Inclusion Study

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    Rout, D.; Panigrahi, M. K.; Pati, J. K.

    2017-12-01

    Giant quartz reefs are anomalous features indicating extensive mobilization of silica in the crust. Such reefs in the Abitibi belt, Canada and elsewhere are believed to be the result of activity of fluid of diverse sources on terrain boundaries. The Bundelkhand granitoid complex constituting a major part of the Bundelkhnad Craton in north-Central India is traversed by numerous such quartz reefs all across for a length of about 500 km. There are about 20 major reefs having dimensions of 35 to 40 km in length, 50 to 60 m in width standing out as prominent ridges in the region. Almost all are aligned parallel to each other in a sub-vertical to vertical manner following the NE-SW to NNE-SSW trend. Fluid inclusion petrography in quartz from these reefs reveal four types of inclusions viz. aqueous biphase (type-I), pure carbonic (type-II), aqueous carbonic (type-III) and polyphase (type-IV) inclusions. The type-I aqueous biphase inclusions are the dominant type in all the samples studied so far. Salinities calculated from temperature of melting of last ice (Tm) values are low to moderate, ranging from 0.18 to 18.19 wt% NaCl equivalents. Temperature of liquid-vapor homogenization (Th) values of these inclusions show a wide range from 101 ºC to 386 ºC (cluster around 150-250 ºC) essentially into liquid phase ruling out boiling during its course of evolution. Besides, aqueous Biphase inclusions, some data on pure CO2 inclusions furnish a near constant value of TmCO2 at -56.6 ºC in the Bundelkhand Craton indicating absence of CH4. Bivariate plot between Th and salinity suggest three possible water types which are controlling the overall activity of fluid in quartz reefs of Bundelkhand Craton viz. low-T low saline, high-T low saline and moderate-T and moderate saline. A low saline and CO2-bearing and higher temperature nature resembles a metamorphic fluid that may be a source for these giant quartz reefs. The low temperature low-salinity component could be a meteoric

  9. Análise do desempenho motor em tarefas de "timing" antecipatório em idosos praticantes de esportes de interceptação Análisis del desempeño motor en las tareas de "timing" de previsión en ancianos practicantes de deporte de interceptación Analysis of motor performance in timing anticipatory tasks in elderly practioners of interception sports

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    Francys Paula Cantieri

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    Full Text Available O objetivo do presente estudo foi analisar o efeito da prática de esporte de interceptação no desempenho em uma tarefa complexa de "timing" antecipatório em idosos. Participaram do estudo 73 indivíduos, distribuídos em três grupos: idosos atletas, idosos não atletas e adultos jovens. A tarefa consistiu na execução de uma sequência de toques em quatro sensores, realizados simultaneamente ao deslocamento do estímulo, de modo que o último toque coincidisse com o acendimento do último diodo. Foram utilizadas três velocidades de acendimento dos diodos (1 m/s, 1,5 m/s, 2,2 m/s, sendo realizadas 10 tentativas em cada velocidade. O desempenho foi analisado por meio do cálculo do erro constante, erro variável e erro absoluto. Os resultados indicaram efeito positivo da prática de esporte sobre o desempenho do "timing" antecipatório em idosos atletas. Houve também, efeito da variação da velocidade do estímulo, com os melhores desempenhos dos grupos na velocidade moderada.Análisis del desempeño motor en las tareas de "timing" de previsión en ancianos practicantes de deporte de interceptación El objetivo de este estudio fue analizar el efecto de la practica de deportes de intercepción en el desempeño en una tarea compleja de "timing" de previsión en ancianos. Participaron de este estudio 73 pacientes divididos en tres grupos: ancianos deportistas, ancianos no-deportistas y jóvenes. La tarea consistió en la ejecución de una secuencia de toques en cuatro sensores, realizados simultáneamente con el desplazamiento del estímulo, de modo que el último toque coincidiese en con el encendimiento del último diodo. Se utilizaron tres velocidades de encendimiento de los diodos (1 m / s 1,5 m / s 2,2 m / s, siendo efectuados diez intentos en cada velocidad. El rendimiento fue analizada mediante el cálculo de la constante de error, del error variable y del error absoluto. Los resultados indicaron efecto positivo de la pr

  10. The Rhyacian El Cortijo suture zone: Aeromagnetic signature and insights for the geodynamic evolution of the southwestern Rio de la Plata craton, Argentina

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    We envisage the pre-Neoproterozoic evolution of the Tandilia belt to have been initiated by the extension of Neoarchean (∼2650 Ma crust occurred during Siderian times (2500–2300 Ma, causing the separation between the Balcarce, Tandilia and Buenos Aires terranes, and the development of narrow oceans at both north and south sides of the Tandilia terrane, accompanied by ∼2300–2200 Ma sedimentation over transitional –continental to oceanic– crust, and arc magmatism developed in the Tandilia terrane. The island arc represented by the El Cortijo Formation was also developed at this time. At late Rhyacian times, it occurred in both the closure of the narrow oceans developed previously, the entrapment of the El Cortijo island arc, as well as anatectic magmatism in the Balcarce terrane.

  11. Auxílio da tomografia computadorizada no planejamento pré-operatório de pacientes portadores de escoliose idiopática do adolescente Auxilio de la tomografía computarizada en el plan preoperatorio de pacientes portadores de escoliosis idiopática del adolescente Computed tomography aid in preoperative planning of patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

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    Rodrigo Rezende

    2010-03-01

    Full Text Available A escoliose idiopática do adolescente (EIA é uma doença diagnosticada no início da puberdade. Ela apresenta etiologia indefinida e caracteriza-se pelo desvio lateral da coluna vertebral maior que 10°, associado à rotação do corpo vertebral. O uso de instrumentação de terceira geração produziu um melhor resultado na correção da curva do que as técnicas anteriores. Porém, ainda existem dificuldades técnicas no momento da passagem e da escolha dos parafusos pediculares, devido à angulação e ao diâmetro dos pedículos vertebrais. Apesar de apresentar vantagens, essa técnica não é isenta de riscos e complicações, necessitando de uma maior curva de aprendizado pelo médico-cirurgião, bem como de um adequado planejamento pré-operatório. Até o momento, não há na literatura relato sobre a utilização da tomografia computadorizada no auxílio do planejamento cirúrgico de pacientes com escoliose. Diante do exposto, objetivamos, no presente estudo, descrever uma técnica de planejamento pré-operatório, com o auxílio da tomografia computadorizada para a fixação da coluna em pacientes com escoliose idiopática do adolescente, especificando a angulação e o diâmetro dos pedículos vertebrais, o que poderá auxiliar o médico-cirurgião no momento da fixação.La escoliosis idiopática en el adolescente (EIA es una enfermedad diagnosticada en el inicio de la pubertad. Esta presenta una etiología indefinida y es caracterizada por el desvío lateral de la columna vertebral por encima de los diez grados asociados a la rotación del cuerpo vertebral. El uso de instrumentación de tercera generación produjo un mejor resultado en la corrección de la curva comparado con las técnicas anteriores. Sin embargo, existen dificultades técnicas en el momento del paso y de escoger los tornillos pediculares debido a la angulación y al diámetro de los pedículos vertebrales. A pesar de presentar ventajas, esta técnica no est

  12. Cadetes of the Academia do Polícia Militar do Estado do Rio de Janeiro Correlación entre VO2 max, gordura relativa y perfil lipídico, en cadetes de la Academia de Policía Militar del Estado de Río de Janeiro

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    E. H. M. Dantas

    2010-09-01

    Full Text Available The objective of the present study was to verify the correlation level among the max, the relative fat and the profile lipídico of 51 Cadets (Age = 23.63 3.58 years; Weight = 74.13 ± 10.46 kg; Height = 1.76 ± 0.06 m; IMC = 23.99 2.76 kg/m2, of the masculine gender, of the Academy of the Military police of the State of Rio de Janeiro, of the year of 2007. The subjects were active and participants of the military physical training (TFM accomplished five times a week, with duration of 60 minutes for session. They were appraised: the max for ergoespirometria (I record of progressive effort, with constant inclination of 3% and initial speed of 4,0km/h, the relative fat (% G - I record of three cutaneous folds and the profile lipídico, through the method Enzymatic Calorimétrico in the variables: total cholesterol (CT, triglicérides (TG, lipoproteína of density high-cholesterol (HDL-C and lipoproteína of density low-cholesterol (LDL-C. The test of correlation of Spearman presented correlation significant between max and TG (r = -0,289; p = 0,04,  max and HDL-C (r = 0,277; p = 0,049,% G and TG (r = 0,296; p = 0,035,% G and HDL-C (r = 0,338; p = 0,015. Like this, these discoveries point a discreet relationship between the profile lipídico and the maximum consumption of oxygen corroborating the need to consider other factors as the feeding and the intensity of the exercises in the investigation of this relationship.

    Key Words: training,  VO2 max, relative fat, lipidic profile.

     

    El objetivo del presente estudio es establecer el nivel de correlación entre el  VO2 max, la grasa relativa y el perfil lipídico de 51 cadetes varones (Edad = 23.63 ± 3.58 años; Peso = 74.13 ± 10.46 Kg.; Talla = 1.76  ± 0.06 m; IMC = 23.99 ± 2.76 Kg. /m2 de la Academia de la Policía Militar del Estado de Río de Janeiro, del año de 2007. Los sujetos son f

  13. Linnaline Eesti : tulevikuvõimaluste katsetamine / Lilia del Rio

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    2009-01-01

    Stsenaariumiplaneerimisest, mida on Eesti Kunstiakadeemia urbanistika õppetoolis õpetatud viis aastat. Arhitektuuri-, maastikuarhitektuuri- ja urbanistikatudengite koostatud neli stsenaariumi, mis esitavad võimalikke tulevikke Eestis ja Tallinnas aastal 2039. Tuleviku kõige määravamad muutujad

  14. Delírio no Cabaret do tempo

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    George Luiz França

    2009-12-01

    Full Text Available Às portas do cabaré, programa em mãos, sinto-me premido ou como que compelido por questões que elejo como minhas contemporâneas, mas que me precedem e me sucedem. Quem sabe as deseje; quem sabe elas me desejem, me suguem em torvelinho, torturem-me ao ponto de preferir não, à moda do Bartleby de Melville. Num conjunto disperso do que não sei como chamar, já que abdico de antemão a toda questão de gênero, de categoria, de classe, de taxonomia, de hierarquia, defronto-me com possibilidades de mitologias. Desfilam aos meus olhos mitos disseminados, desconfigurados, agônicos, que se recusam a explicar. Os enunciadores, um conjunto de desconjuntados, equivocamente se esbarram: são todos sem-família. Talvez, com Bataille, paradoxalmente se possa dizer que formam a família dos sem-família

  15. Novos paradigmas literários

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    Denise Azevedo Duarte Guimarães

    2005-12-01

    Full Text Available O artigo estuda a emergência de novos paradigmas literários, procurando refletir acerca das textualidades contemporâneas. Focaliza os hipertextos informatizados e a poesia multimídia, com o intuito de desvendar como estão sendo criados novos procedimentos expressivos e em que medida eles podem ser identificados com reflexões teóricas anteriores acerca do texto literário impresso. Remete a questões ligadas à leitura dos diferentes tipos de signos e aos modos como eles se integram para a constituição dessas novíssimas linguagens híbridas em novos suportes.El artículo estudia la emergencia de nuevos paradigmas literarios, procurando reflejar acerca de las textualidades contemporáneas. Enfoca los hipertextos informatizados y la poesía multimedia, intentando desvendar cómo están siendo creados nuevos procedimientos expresivos y en qué medida ellos pueden ser identificados a reflexiones teóricas anteriores acerca del texto literario impreso. Remite a cuestiones ligadas a la lectura de los diferentes tipos de signos y a los modos cómo ellos se interaccionan para la constitución de los novísimos lenguajes híbridos en nuevos supuestos.This article investigates the emergence of new literary paradigms as it tries to understand new contemporary textualities. It analyses some hypertexts and multimedia poetry trying to trace how new expressive procedures are being created. How can these new languages be identified and what are their relations to previous theories which dealt with the literary printed text? This study approaches questions linked to the reading of different types of signs and the modes they function towards the fabrication of these new hybrid languages.

  16. Perfil e práticas sexuais de universitários da área de saúde Perfil y prácticas sexuales de universitarios del área de salud Profile and sexual practical of college students from health area

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    José Stênio Pinto Falcão Júnior

    2007-03-01

    Full Text Available O estudo teve como finalidade descrever o perfil sexual de acadêmicos da área da saúde da Universidade Federal do Ceará e investigar o conhecimento dos mesmos acerca das condutas e práticas voltadas para a contracepção e prevenção das doenças sexualmente transmissíveis (DST. Os dados foram obtidos através da aplicação de um questionário composto de 16 questões objetivas, abordando dados biográficos e relacionados à educação sexual, práticas sexuais, aquisição de DST e gravidez não planejada. Os resultados encontrados mostram que não há uma associação direta entre o nível de escolaridade e o nível de conhecimento e a utilização dos métodos que previnem as DST/AIDS e gravidez indesejada.El estudio tuvo como finalidad describir el perfil sexual de académicos del área de salud de la Universidad Federal del Ceará e investigar el conocimiento de los mismos acerca de las conductas y prácticas relacionadas a la contracepción y prevención de las Enfermedades Sexualmente Transmisibles (ETS. Los datos fueron obtenidos a través de la aplicación de un cuestionario compuesto de 16 preguntas objetivas, abordando datos biográficos y relacionados a la educación sexual, prácticas sexuales, adquisición de ETS y embarazo no planeado. Los resultados encontrados muestran que no hay una asociación directa entre el nivel de escolaridad y el nivel de conocimiento y la utilización de los métodos que previenen las ETS/SIDA y el embarazo indeseado.The study had as purpose to describe the sexual profile of academics of the health area of the Federal University of Ceará and to investigate their knowledge about the behavior and practices directed to the contraception and prevention of the sexual transmission disease (STD. The data was collected through the application of a composed questionnaire with 16 objective questions, approaching biographical data and related them to the sexual education, sexual practice, acquisition of

  17. Reliability and validity of spirituality questionnaire by Parsian and Dunning in the Spanish version Confiabilidad y validez del cuestionario de espiritualidad de Parsian y Dunning en versión española Validade e confiabilidade do Questionário de Espiritualidade de Parsian e Dunning em versão espanhola

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    Luz Patricia Díaz Heredia

    2012-06-01

    Full Text Available The aim of this methodological study was to translate, culturally adapt and assess the internal consistency and validity of the Spanish version of the "Spirituality Questionnaire". The sample comprised 204 young people between 18 and 25 years of age from two universities in Bogotá. Cronbach's Alpha was used for reliability, while groups of experts and young people were used for construct validity. Exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis was used for construct validity. The reliability score of the total instrument was 0.88. The overall index of content validity corresponded to 0.90. Exploratory factor analysis showed that four factors explain 52.60% of the variance. The originally proposed theoretical model was confirmed and, in two dimensions, a different structure was proposed. In conclusion, the instrument "Spirituality Questionnaire" by Parsian and Dunning is reliable and valid in the Spanish version.Se presenta un estudio de tipo metodológico, cuyo objetivo fue el de traducir, adaptar culturalmente, evaluar la consistencia interna y la validez de la versión en español del "Cuestionario de Espiritualidad". La muestra fue de 204 jóvenes de 18 a 25 años, de dos universidades en Bogotá. Se utilizó el Alpha de Cronbach para la confiablidad, mientras la validez de contenido fue por paneles de expertos y jóvenes. Para la validez de constructo se utilizó el análisis factorial exploratorio y confirmatorio. La confiablidad del instrumento total fue de 0.88. El índice global de validez de contenido de 0.90. El análisis factorial exploratorio arrojó que el 52.60% de la varianza está explicada por cuatro factores. Se confirmó el modelo teórico originalmente propuesto y en dos de las dimensiones se planteó una estructura diferente. Se concluye que el instrumento "Cuestionario de Espiritualidad" de Parsian y Dunning es confiable y válido en su versión en español.Trata-se de estudo metodológico que objetivou traduzir, adaptar

  18. Los jóvenes hablan sobre su sexualidad: Vivencia pedagógica del enfermero comunitario Os jovens falam sobre sua sexualidade: Vivência pedagógica do enfermeiro comunitário Young people talk about their sexuality: Community nurses pedagogical experience

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    Nydia Nina Valencia Jiménez

    2011-07-01

    Full Text Available Este artículo sintetiza las vivencias pedagógicas desarrolladas en las prácticas comunitarias por los estudiantes del programa de Enfermería de la Universidad del Sinú "Elías Bechara Zainúm", de la ciudad de Montería (Colombia entre 2005 y 2010; en ellas se desarrollaron procesos de enseñanza y aprendizaje fundamentados en el constructivismo social y la teoría de la cognición situada, que propiciaron la movilización de competencias y la relación entre el conocimiento científico y la práctica. Bajo el supuesto de enseñar a pensar a los estudiantes se crearon nuevos contextos de prácticas, con un estilo juvenil, y otras como el Servicio Amigable y las Olimpiadas en Salud Sexual y Reproductiva, espacios que permitieron el intercambio de saberes entre adolescentes escolarizados y los enfermeros en formación con alto impacto en la sociedad cordobesa. El anterior esfuerzo fue reconocido por el Ministerio de Educación Nacional y por las autoridades de salud y educación departamental como experiencia exitosa en el área de la enfermería de la costa Caribe colombiana.Este artigo sintetiza as vivências pedagógicas desenvolvidas nas práticas comunitárias pelos estudantes do Programa de Enfermagem da Universidade do Sinú "Elías Bechara Zainúm" da cidade de Montería (Colômbia entre 2005 a 2010, nas elas se desenvolveram processos de ensino e aprendizagem fundamentados no construtivismo social e a teoria da cognição situada, que propiciaram a mobilização de concorrências e a relação entre o conhecimento científico e a prática. Sob o suposto de ensinar a pensar aos estudantes, criaram-se novos contextos de práticas com um estilo juvenil e outros particulares como o Serviço Amigável e as Olimpíadas em Saúde Sexual e Reprodutiva, espaços que permitiram o intercâmbio de saberes entre adolescentes escolarizados e os enfermeiros em formação com alto impacto na sociedade cordobesa. O anterior esforço foi reconhecido

  19. Representações sociais de Agentes Comunitários de Saúde acerca do consumo de drogas Representaciones sociales de agentes comunitarios de salud respecto del consumo de drogas Social representations of community health agents regarding drug use

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    Jeane Freitas de Oliveira

    2010-09-01

    Full Text Available Este artigo discute as representações sociais de Agentes Comunitários de Saúde (ACS acerca do consumo de drogas, como recorte de um estudo qualitativo de cunho etnográfico, cuja produção dos dados ocorreu no período de janeiro/2006 a janeiro/2007. Um conjunto de técnicas foi aplicado para profissionais que atuam numa Unidade Básica de Saúde de Salvador-BA, dentre eles 22 A