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  1. Myth in María Zambrano

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    Alejandro Rodríguez Díaz del Real

    2015-04-01

    Full Text Available The interest in Greece that Jose Ortega y Gasset and María Zambrano share is clear and demonstrable even if a reader is only a little familiar with these authors. Less similar is the approach they take to myth as a specific subject in their writings. Unlike Ortega's relative indifference - if one dares think anything could be indifferent to him - Zambrano takes myth as what Duch calls an "in-wording" element by linking it with autobiographical forms of writing, such as her characteristic deliriums. She re-envisions mythical figures in an intimate way, as in her play La tumba de Antígona. This article examines some of the key relationships of Greek myth with the "razón poética" in Zambrano's writing, focusing primarily on El hombre y lo divino (1955.

  2. FILOSOFIA E POESIA EM MARIA ZAMBRANO

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    Cícero Cunha Bezerra

    2011-06-01

    Full Text Available Maria Zambrano é a intelectual espanhola mais importante do século XX. Discípula de Ortega e Zubiri, Zambrano foi capaz de captar o que melhor possibilitaria à formulaçáo de um pensamento, ao mesmo tempo, autônomo e profundo com relaçáo aos seus mestres. Republicana, enfrentou os horrores da Guerra civil espanhola e suas conseqüências sem, no entanto, deixar-se abater. Foi precisamente no exílio que nasceu a obra de que tratarei neste artigo: Filosofia e poesia (México: Fundo de Cultura, 2000. Meu objetivo maior é demonstrar, à luz do pensamento de Zambrano, em que medida é possível o postulado de uma razáo poética capaz de superar a ruptura estabelecida, com o surgimento do pensamento filosófico entre irracionalidade (poesia e razáo (filosofia, contribuindo, assim, para o estabelecimento de um campo comum em que o pensamento filosófico, mais do que expressáo das estruturas últimas da realidade (o Ser, é criaçáo e abertura para o inesperado (Devir.

  3. Silvia Caratti (Cuneo, 1972

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    Juan Pérez Andrés

    2017-01-01

    Full Text Available Silvia Caratti es diplomada en el Conservatorio y licenciada en Historia de la Música, en el año 2000 publicó para Lietocollelibri La trama dei metali, título vencedor el año siguiente del premio “Franco Matacotta” a la mejor opera prima.  Sus trabajos han aparecido en numerosas antologías: I poeti di vent’anni (Brunello, Stampa, 2000; Nuovissima Poesia Italiana (Milán, Mondadori, 2004; Almanacco dello Specchio (Milán, Mondadori, 2005; 12 poetesse italiane (Varese, Nuova Editrice Magenta, 2008; Lingue di confine. Dodici poeti cuneesi, (Turín, Torino Poesia, 2009; Il mulo è scettico per natura, (Turín, Torino Poesia, 2010. En 2012 ha publicado Mea infera caro con poesías de Mary Barbara Tolusso y dibujos de Massimo Dagnino (EDB Edizioni. En la casa editorial Arca Felice ha aparecido recientemente la plaquette Lettere per un ritorno, con dibujos de Massimo Dagnino.

  4. Maria Zambrano: a philosophical, mystical and poetic journey

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    Florencia González Lanzellotti

    2015-04-01

    Full Text Available Zambrano, María. Obras Completas III. 1955-1973. (El hombre y lo divino; Persona y democracia; La España de Galdós; España, sueño y verdad; Los sueños y el tiempo; El sueño creador; La tumba de Antígona . Edición dirigida por Jesús Moreno Sanz. Barcelona: Galaxia Gutenberg/Círculo de Lectores, 2011. 1535 p.

  5. María Zambrano in front of the Ruins of the City

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    Andrea Luquín Calvo

    2013-11-01

    Full Text Available This article purports to elucidate the meaning of the city, in the political literature of theSpanish philosopher María Zambrano in the context of modern political philosophy. The meanings about the different roles played by the city in the philosophy of Zambrano, shows a theory that points to its origin, as a place of revelation and human care, and its destruction by an instrumental reason that prepares people to be removed if history demands it. The city, in hands of a sovereign power that rules under the logic of domination and control, is uninhabitable. Zambrano proposes the idea of a new city whose heart is conformed by the person and democracy, so that it could allow for reappearance of the city as a creation, as a space of projection and care of the freedom of every of its habitants.

  6. Kuninganna Silvia leidis aega ka lastele / Vilja Kohler

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    Kohler, Vilja, 1966-

    2007-01-01

    Rootsi kuninganna Silvia pani nurgakivi rootslaste ja eestlaste sihtasutuse Eesti Agrenska Fond poolt Tartu valda Tammistu mõisasse rajatavale puuetega laste perekeskusele. Kuningannat saatis proua Evelin Ilves, kes hakkas Eesti Agrenska Fondi patrooniks. Eesti Agrenska Fond kinkis Rootsi kuningannale ja proua E. Ilvesele eritellimusel kunstnik Piret Veski valmistatud keraamilised taldrikud, mille on kujutatud armastust, truudust ning kaitset sümboliseeriv jumalaema. Proua E. Ilves pani kingitud raamatuga aluse perekeskuse raamatukogule. Juuresoleval fotol kuninganna Silvia ja proua Evelin Ilves koos Reiniku gümnaasiumi poistekooriga

  7. Talentide kasvulava / Silvia Kadolsky ; intervjueerinud Kristi Pärn-Valdoja

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    Kadolsky, Silvia

    2011-01-01

    1841. a. asutus prantsuse rätsep Alexis Lavigne moekooli ESMOD (l'Ecole Supérieur des Arts et techniques de la Mode), mis tegutsevad tänapäeval 15 riigis. Silvia Kadolsky asutatud moekoolist ESMOD Berliinis

  8. Some remarks on theological thought of María Zambrano

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    Juana Sánchez-Gey Venegas

    2018-01-01

    Full Text Available Maria Zambrano reflects upon some of the problems she has been always interested in: Christianity and Mysticism with especial emphasis on the divine processions, the Incarnation of Christ, the Virgin Mary, the liturgy among other personal experiences. In these letters the pursuit for the Holy Spirit as the foundation of knowledge is remarkably noticeable, so that it could be argued that this experience contributes and gives rise to the rejection both of rationalism and of materialism of the philosophy.

  9. Rootsi kuninganna Silvia rääkis Tartust ja ülikoolist vaid ülivõrdes / Mirko Ojakivi

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    Ojakivi, Mirko

    2007-01-01

    Rootsi kuninganna Silvia osales Tartus ülikooli 375. aastapäeva pidustustel ja heategevusüritustel. Juuresoleval fotol kuninganna Silvia koos president Toomas Hendrik Ilvese ja Tartu Ülikooli rektori Alar Karisega

  10. Padecer y Transcender. La crítica de Zambrano al análisis heideggeriano del concepto de tiempo

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    Castilla Cerezo, Antonio, 1971-

    2011-01-01

    [spa]El concepto de tiempo ha sido estudiado por Heidegger y Zambrano en dos sentidos muy diferentes. Si el filósofo alemán pensó que estaba relacionado con la cuestión del ser (problema principal de toda su investigación), Zambrano dijo que estaba ligado a la experiencia del sueño. El objetivo de este trabajo es analizar las coincidencias y divergencias entre estas dos aproximaciones y sus consecuencias teóricas, centrándose en algunas obras mayores (Sein und Zeit, El sueño creador y Los sue...

  11. María Zambrano: a woman, a republican and a philosopher in exile

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    PATRICIA PALOMAR GALDÓN

    2013-09-01

    Full Text Available The subject of this presentation is an attempt to understand the concept of exile in terms of the works of Spanish philosopher María Zambrano, a woman who left her country after the Spanish civil war and lived the life of an exile. This work focuses on the difficulties encountered by thinkers when they try to reflect on the experience of exile, and it aims to bring Zambrano’s thought on exile closer to her main philosophical concepts.

  12. María Zambrano e Cristina Campo: amicizia e destino

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    Adele Ricciotti

    2014-01-01

    Full Text Available Il presente saggio intende analizzare l'amicizia e la relazione intellettuale instauratasi tra María Zambrano e Cristina Campo durante la seconda metà degli anni Cinquanta a Roma, testimoniata dalle lettere scritte da Cristina Campo all'amica e pubblicate in Italia. La vicinanza del pensiero e del sentimento religioso che le caratterizza è senz'altro un motivo d'indagine. Questa importante corrispondenza è inoltre studiata in relazione alla filosofia di Simone Weil, figura mediatrice che unisce le due autrici.

  13. Moderata Fonte y María Zambrano: por cuenta propia

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    Rosa Rius Gatell

    2003-01-01

    Full Text Available In this paper, Rosa Rius thinks about feminine identity and its history, based on the expressions of freedom of two authors living four centuries apart: the Venetian humanist Moderata Fonte (1555-1592 and the Malagan philosopher María Zambrano (1904-1991. The fact that these women’s freedom is taken as one of their main identifying elements, and straining the historical action of this freedom, unforeseen by the establishment, does not at all imply that the undeniable discrimination inflicted upon women throughout centuries is forgotten or goes on without protest.

  14. Rasgos de la «Lebensphilosophie» en el pensamiento de María Zambrano

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    Cristina de la Cruz Ayuso

    2018-01-01

    Full Text Available El artículo analiza los puntos de encuentro del pensamiento de María Zambrano con la «Lebensphilosophie», concepto bajo el que se reúnen diferentes corrientes filosóficas surgidas en Alemania y Francia en el siglo XIX, y de la cual Unamuno es considerado uno de sus máximos representantes en España, conjuntamente con Ortega y Gasset. Algunos rasgos de la «Lebensphilosophie» están presentes en algunas categorías del pensamiento de María Zambrano. La primera parte de este trabajo aborda esta cuestión y se detiene, en segundo lugar, en su noción de piedad que, en su obra, queda definida como un saber de trato específico con la realidad, con lo diferente, con el misterio. La autora va descifrando el sentido de su noción de piedad a través de continuas referencias a la herencia de una dilatada cosmovisión religiosa y en su despliegue se pone de manifiesto su estrecha relación con algunas de las principales motivaciones y preocupaciones intelectuales de la «Lebensphilosophie».

  15. El sujeto Alma en el discurso filosófico de María Zambrano

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    Sally Abdalla Wahdan

    2016-11-01

    Full Text Available The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate how the Spanish thinker, María Zambrano, transfigures the concept of the "soul" to define and understand the idea of the subject in her contemporary philosophical discourse, developed through the essays she began to write since the 30th of last century. Through her critical thinking of the European rationalism and her adopting of a vision based upon a mediating solution to the old quarrel between Philosophy and Poetry, she reveals the adscriptions of the meaning of the soul and portrays the way or the experience that lead to soul consciousness. The study will shed light on these adscriptions and the confluence of that meaning with the poetic conception within the contemporary context of the Spanish philosopher and of other thinkers, as well.

  16. The Inner Ear. About the Meeting between Cristina Campo, María Zambrano and Marius Schneider

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    Victoria Cirlot

    2015-02-01

    Full Text Available This text concernes the encounter, anecdotic as well as theoric, of CristinaCampo, María Zambrano and Marius Schneider. The author refers to the inklingsof the contact between them (the colaboration in Sur and Conoscenzareligiosa magazines, the frequenting of Campo and Schneider, the correspondencebetween her and Zambrano, nevertheless, she also signs the shared interestin the organ of hearing, in addition to the similarities of thought fromtheir respective disciplines: the symbolic approach to the auditive organ, itssuperiority over vision, the associations between music and word, the antithesisamong music and stone, the complementing between internal hearing anddestiny, as well as the need of an attentive audition to listen to the internal voice and one’s destiny. In the case of Cristina Campo, the musicality of herwriting style is also discussed.

  17. Esilio e delirio: a partire dall’albero di lillà di María Zambrano

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    Renato Boccali

    2014-06-01

    Full Text Available Following the dreamlike symbolic image of lilac plant we will retrace the exile pathway of María Zambrano from Europe to Latin America and back again through inextricable memories of historical events, personal experiences and dreams. We will examine the existential and philosophical experience of exile as death and rebirth (desnacimento. Thanks to distance and separation from motherland, Zambrano could go through the radical dereliction that brought her to the inner solitude of the self. So that she could discover the function of delirium as a salvific force: the resistance of the past overcoming the ruins of history and opening to a new future. Therefore the misfortune of exile turns into good fortune and the outcasts become, in Zambrano’s words, “the beatified persons (los bienaventurados”.

  18. Escritura y ciudad en María Zambrano: reencuentro de una amistad perdida tras la derrota sufrida

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    Andrea Luquin Calvo

    2015-10-01

    Full Text Available En este trabajo abordamos la reflexión que sobre el acto del escribir y la escritura realiza María Zambrano en sus escritos "Del escribir" y "Por qué se escribe", para relacionarlos con uno de los espacios más importantes para la pensadora: la ciudad. Aunque Zambrano no desarrolló una "teoría" sobre la ciudad propiamente dicha, su significado e imagen se encuentran en gran parte de su obra. La escritura, como logos que existe físicamente en el mundo, construye la ciudad: ese lugar de la palabra y de la libre expresión que nos protege. Una ciudad que parece derrotada ante la desaparición del pensamiento creativo, no instrumental, en el espacio público y que exige su reencuentro.

  19. La “Carta abierta a Alfonso Reyes sobre Goethe” de María Zambrano: ¿un caso de irracionalismo poético?

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    Andreas Kurz

    2014-06-01

    This article shows that the 1954 dispute between María Zambrano and Alfonso Reyes about Goethe has to be seen as a consequence of the studies of the Spanish philosopher in the field of the interrelation between poetry and philosophy. In the dispute, Reyes seems to represent a rational position, while Zambrano appears to follow an irrational aesthetics originated by German and English romanticism. When applying Karl Popper’s ideas about rationalism and irrationalism, the result is a different constellation: Zambrano as representative of rational and open thinking, Reyes the promoter of a poetic system based solely on the concept of “great man”, developed in literary criticism by Paul Bénichou, which enabled him to see Goethe as a personality that fuses life and work. This interpretation of Goethe is, by the way, predominant in Spanish-speaking cultures, as Udo Rukser showed in his classical study.

  20. María Zambrano en el corazón paradójico del testimonio. La autobiografía como problema

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    Berrocal, Alfonso

    2017-01-01

    Este artículo examina una serie de textos de María Zambrano sobre la guerra civil y el exilio y se aproxima a obras como La confesión, género literario o Delirio y destino. A través de ellos se pretende poner de manifiesto la postura distante de la autora respecto al género autobiográfico. Un género que aparece como problemático desde el punto de vista filosófico y político, a pesarde la fuerte vocación testimonial de Zambrano.

  1. Los imperativos del exilio (A propósito del centenario de María Zambrano

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    Sánchez Cuervo, Antolín

    2004-12-01

    Full Text Available Few vital and intellectual trajectories have been so bound to the experience of the exile like that of María Zambrano (1904-2004. Far from being drained in a simple biographical circumstance, it was this experience the constant nourishment of an entire reflection from and on the margin, in answer to the crisis of the western subjectivity. The memory, understood as an interpolating rescue of their lost faces, veiled under the overpowering violence of the European history, and against the grain always of all objective or discursive understanding of the past, plays a part singly inside this reflection. It is for it that centennials as that of María Zambrano invites, not already to remember one of the most important philosophical works in the Spanish exile of 1939, but also to revise the same sense of the anniversaries. To discover, under the objectivity of the same ones, something more than history.

    Pocas trayectorias vitales e intelectuales han estado tan ligadas a la experiencia del exilio como la de María Zambrano (1904-2004. Lejos de agotarse en una mera circunstancia biográfica, fue esta experiencia el abono constante de toda una reflexión desde y sobre el margen, en respuesta a la crisis de la subjetividad occidental. La memoria, entendida como un rescate interpelador de sus rostros perdidos, velados bajo la violencia avasalladora de la historia europea, y a contrapelo siempre de toda comprensión lineal, objetiva o discursiva del pasado, desempeña un papel singularmente relevante dentro de esta reflexión. Es por ello que centenarios como el de María Zambrano invitan, no ya a rememorar una de las obras filosóficas más importantes del exilio español del 39, sino también a revisar el sentido de las efemérides. A descubrir, bajo la objetividad de las mismas, algo más que historia.

  2. Sinfonia e confessione. Forme letterarie e pitagorismo in José Vasconcelos e María Zambrano

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    Lorena Grigoletto

    2018-02-01

    With this objective, their reflection about the complex articulation and declination of the history of philosophy in literary genres, as places of its intimate drama, flows in the analysis of two specific and, in some respects, similar forms of literature: the symphony (Vasconcelos and the confession (Zambrano. The latter is nothing new in the literary scene but, recognized as true of Western thinking method, is proposed as a conditio sine qua non of its authentic rebirth. Symphony and confession, which in their analogical and musical process would realize the ancient Pythagorean inspiration, insist on the need to invalidate that world devoid of subject, to reveal the immobilism and the absolutism of the concept and to rethink the tragedy, as a genre and in its historical manifestations, to forestall its ending. They share, therefore, the same purpose: the fulfillment of an ‘ethical Hystory’.

  3. Las claves de la razón poética de María Zambrano

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    Marín Cuenca, Manuel

    2016-01-01

    La filosofía de María Zambrano busca la sintonía en un lenguaje que se dirige más hacia el interior de las cosas y la intimidad del propio hombre más que a la superficialidad y a la apariencia de lo real, es lo que ella define como razón poética. Teniendo en cuenta que el lenguaje siempre distorsiona la realidad debemos buscar la claridad, volver a la inocencia de las cosas. Para ella la realidad esta en una mezcla de lo racional, lo emocional y lo afectivo, le da mucho valor a la intuición,...

  4. El sueño creador de María Zambrano. Filosofía, tiempo y tragedia

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    Pau Pérez Navarro

    2001-04-01

    Full Text Available En el texto se nos invita a adentrarnos en el mundo literario y filosófico de una autora que siempre ha evadido todo tipo de formalismos. El autor recoge el espíritu que puede mantener vivo el pensamiento de María Zambrano sin reducirlo a la tentación de la complitud y la totalidad, resistiéndose, en definitiva, a la idea de la Verdad sobre el Ser, a la idea de una filosofía que pueda trascender la mediación del tiempo. El texto busca la complicidad con la autora, a veces hasta la mimesis, para desentrañar la estrecha relación que hay entre filosofía, tiempo y tragedia. Frente a la razón racional de la filosofía postcartesiana, la autora apuesta por una razón poética en la que la conciencia trágica es un hacer-pensar que no impone su ley y desborda la conciencia pura de la filosofía que siempre se convierte en instrumento de poder.

  5. Koolirõõmuta kool on lapsele kui sunnitöö / Ene-Silvia Sarv ; intervjueerinud Karin Klaus

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    Sarv, Ene-Silvia, 1945-

    2013-01-01

    Intervjuu Pärnus hariduskonverentsil "Õnnelik õpilane, õnnelik õpetaja" esinenud Tallinna ülikooli lektori Ene-Silvia Sarvega, kes rääkis oma ettekandes, milline paistab tänapäeva kool õpilaste silme läbi ja mis mõjutab koolikliimat kõige enam

  6. La pintura como metáfora y máscara: la concepción del arte en María Zambrano

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    Heura Posada

    2012-03-01

    Full Text Available En este artículo se aborda el pensamiento de María Zambrano como una losofía inspiradora para la ciudadanía de hoy. Dentro de los múltiples temas tratados por la autora, la pintura gura entre ellos como “un lugar privilegiado donde detener la mirada”. La mirada, un aspecto primordial para la autora, se entrena y nos revela aspectos de la vida que no podemos retener sin detener el tiempo en la contemplación de ciertas imágenes, como para ella será la imagen de Santa Bárbara del Maestro de Flémalle en el mueso del Prado. Años más tarde, después de su largo exilio, María Zambrano escribe sobre lo que ha representado para ella mirar a Bárbara “en su Ser, estando en ella misma”. La pintura, nos dice Zambrano, es agua y “nace de las cavernas, en la noche perenne, al resplandor desigual del fuego, adherida a la roca desnuda”. Pensar y contemplar la pintura es hacerlo acerca del origen de lo humano, del trabajo y de su condición de posibilidad, así como de su porvenir. El tiempo para contemplar la pintura nos devuelve un tiempo humanizado donde es posible el pensamiento y la proyección, con sentido, de la vida humana. Desde el pensamiento de la autora podemos hacer conexiones hacia otros pensadores, a menudo más conocidos y difundidos que ella, a través de algunos conceptos como el tiempo, la persona, la razón (poética, la democracia o el arte.

  7. Construcción de una nueva narrativa de la realidad familiar de las madres solteras del Centro Educativo Carlos Zambrano en el año 2009

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    Collaguazo Quizhpi, Sandra Adelayda

    2010-01-01

    El estudio investigativo se realiza con el propósito de conocer la realidad familiar de las madres solteras y, desde un proceso de intervención, construir una nueva narrativa; se ejecuta en el Centro Educativo Carlos Zambrano durante al año 2009. La investigación se enmarca en una perspectiva sistémica, utilizando el enfoque estructural para analizar la estructura familiar y el narrativo con sus diversas fases aplicadas en la intervención, para resignificar la realidad de las madres so...

  8. Análisis de los discursos de los alumnos del Grado de Publicidad y Relaciones Públicas del Campus María Zambrano, con respecto al software

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    Aguilar García, Alberto

    2017-01-01

    Este trabajo de fin de grado presenta un análisis del discurso de los alumnos del Campus María Zambrano que estudian el grado de Publicidad y Relaciones Públicas. En este proyecto se plantea las cuestiones referidas a la imagen mental de dichos alumnos acerca de los distintos software, el hardware que se utiliza hoy en día, de las licencias que se adquieren, y de las marcas que se pagan. A grandes rasgos es una revisión crítica y un análisis racional de las distintas utilidades del software d...

  9. Dicósimo, Daniel y Simonassi, Silvia (comp., Trabajadores y empresarios en la Argentina del siglo XX: indagaciones desde la historia social

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    Valeria Ianni

    2013-01-01

    Full Text Available Dicósimo, Daniel y Simonassi, Silvia (comp., Trabajadores y empresarios en la Argentina del siglo XX: indagaciones desde la historia social, Prohistoria ediciones, Rosario, 2011 (194 págs..

  10. “Una vitalidad desesperada”. The writing of the duel in Disruptions of Silvia Molloy

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    Gabriela Simón

    2015-09-01

    Full Text Available When re-reading Hamlet, Derrida offers a number of interpretations of “out of joint” from the Shakespearean phrase “the time is out of joint”: a disjointed, upset, dislocated time. We extrapolate such a strong idea to think Desarticulaciones (2010 by Silvia Molloy. We believe this impossible story can only be narrated as flashes grouped into a sort of journal of grief. A grief experienced in advance for whom has already lost her memory, a grief “out of joint”. But we also think this “out of joint” as the unsettling of the narrator. In fact, in Desarticulaciones, the narrative voice chooses to speak not from the memory of arrogant necrological data, but from a loving voice born to keep the beloved alive.

  11. Por una educación filosófica: la herencia pedagógica de María Zambrano.

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    Guillem Antequera Gallego

    2009-07-01

    Full Text Available Filosofía y educación comparten para María Zambrano un mismo objetivo: acercar al hombre al ser, a su ser. Porque hacerse como hombre es conocerse, es cumplir la vocación. Y este desvelamiento sólo acontece por revelación poética, sólo se efectúa en el momento de tránsito en el que el hombre se siente, más allá de los límites del espacio y el tiempo, en otro sustrato, donde puede ser libre. El maestro debe hacer escuchar al alumno el rumor interno de su vocación, debe servir de guía en este camino de retorno al ser originario.

  12. Antes de la Aurora. En torno a una fenomenología de lo divino en María Zambrano

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    Chantal MAILLARD

    2009-11-01

    Full Text Available Al serme propuesta la redacción de un artículo sobre María Zambrano, pensé en principio ofrecer una síntesis del «Ensayo para una fenomenología de lo divino», presentado como Tesis de Licenciatura en Málaga en el año 1984, ya que supone una visión particular de la obra zambraniana y fué fruto, más que de una larga investigación, de un largo meditar tanto intelectual como vivencial, pues de ninguna otra manera puede uno introducirse en el pensamiento de esta autora.

  13. How to Conduct a Practice-Based Study. Problems and Methods. By Silvia Gherardi, University of Trento, Italy. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA, USA, 2012, 241 pages

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    Jensen, Iben

    2015-01-01

    The aim of Silvia Gherardi’s book is to develop the readers’ methodological sensibility. She does so through a presentation and discussion of the work of scholars, who use a practice-based approach in organization studies. In order to develop this methodological sensibility, she poses four basic...

  14. Estrategias matrimoniales y poder territorial en Santiago del Estero, 1695-1756. La Casa López de Velasco Sánchez Zambrano

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    María Angélica Arias

    2017-10-01

    Full Text Available Entre las familias más renombradas de la elite criolla de Santiago del Estero durante el siglo XVIII, encontramos a los López de Velasco Sánchez Zambrano, cuyos orígenes genealógicos entroncan, por línea materna, con la Familia Guzmán Herrera- Castro Polanco, una de las primeras en habitar estas tierras luego de la fundación de la ciudad en 1553, de la cual nacieron varias de las familias que conformaron la elite criolla local de los siglos XVI, XVII, XVIII y XIX. El presente trabajo pretende analizar las estrategias matrimoniales y de parentesco utilizadas por el pater familias de esta Casa Don Joseph López de Velasco entre los años 1695-1756, para la configuración de una red de relaciones y conexiones territoriales y comerciales cuyo eje vertebrador era la ruta comercial hacia el Alto Perú.

  15. CARACTERIZACIÓN FÍSICO QUÍMICA DE LA UCHUVA (Physalis peruviana EN LA REGIÓN DE SILVIA CAUCA CARACTERIZAÇÃO FÍSICO-QUÍMICA DA GROSELHACAPA (Physalis peruviana NA REGIÃO DE SILVIA CAUCA PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF GOLDEN BERRY FRUIT (Physalis peruviana IN THE REGION OF SILVIA CAUCA

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    2012-12-01

    Full Text Available En Colombia la uchuva (Physalis peruviana se destaca como un producto de exportación y en la actualidad ocupa el segundo lugar, después del banano. En la zona de Silvia (Cauca se cultivan frutas como la mora, el lulo, la uchuva; estas no son aprovechadas por la poca capacitación técnica y capacidad de negociación de los productores, lo que origina pérdidas de estos productos, en época de cosecha. En esta investigación se analizó una de las frutas con mayor potencial de mercado como es la uchuva (Physalis peruviana determinando sus características fisicoquímicas y dimensionales en términos de color, Brix, actividad de agua, pH, acidez titulable, densidad, viscosidad, contenido de ácido ascórbico, sólidos totales y azucares reductores totales. En el mercado rural de Silvia (Cauca el ecotipo de la uchuva (Physalis peruviana encontrado se caracterizó por poseer grados de coloración 4, 5 y 6 predominando los lotes con grado de maduración 5 con un 43,3%. Los datos fueron analizados aplicando los test de DUNN y Kruskal Wallis. Se encontró que esta es una fruta apta para el procesamiento con valores de pH 3,7, acidez 2,0%, sólidos solubles 13%.Na Colômbiae a groselha-capa (Physalis peruviana destaca-se como produto de exportação na atualmente ocupa o segundo lugar,após bananas. Na área de Silvia (Cauca são cultivadas frutas como, a moras, lulo, groselha-capa e elas não são exploradas pelo pouco poder de negociação dos produtores e capacitação técnica que causa perdas destes produtos na época da colheita. Esta pesquisa analisou uma das frutas com maior potencial no mercado comoé groselha-capa (Physalis peruviana determina-se suas características físico-químicas e dimensionais em termos de cor, teor de Brix, ativida de água, pH, acidez titulável, densidade, viscosidade, teor de ácido ascórbico, sólidos totais e açúcares redutores totais. No Silvia (Cauca mercado rural ecótipo de groselha capa (Physalis

  16. El estatuto de ciudadano de la Unión y su posible incidencia en el ámbito de aplicación del Derecho comunitario (STJUE Ruiz Zambrano

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    Ana Paloma Abarca Junco

    2012-01-01

    Full Text Available The Judgment of the Court of Justice of March 8th, 2011 (C-34/09 case Ruiz Zambrano against l'Office National de l'Emploi (ONEM of Belgium highlights an issue, already debated by the jurisprudence and the doctrine, concerning the right of residence of nationals of a third country who are the parents of a children national of a Member State. The approach taken in this case by the ECJ is novel in part due to the own approach to the questions and especially by the arguments around the status of citizen of the EU and the notion of citizenship itself. The key issue of the suit seeks to ascertain the impact of the European Union nationality of some underage children, who have not exercised their right of free movement, on the residency status (irregular of the parents who are nationals of a third country. If until now the premise that "it would be necessary to cross the border" to be covered by Community law was true, the sentence Ruiz Zambrano comes to question this premise to cover a “purely domestic” situation under the protective umbrella of the citizenship status and therefore extending the scope of application of Community law. This Judgment implies a review of one of the favorite topics for scholars -the notion of citizenship- to, from a different perspective, think about the impact of the status of citizen of the Union in the scope of application of Community law.

  17. Silvia Mistral, Constancia de la Mora y Dolores Martí: Relatos y memorias del exilio de 1939

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    Domínguez Prats, Pilar

    2012-12-01

    Full Text Available This article discusses the autobiographical accounts of three Republican women from the first generation of Republican exiles, born between 1900 and 1910. The stories are those of Constancia de la Mora, Silvia Mistral and Dolores Martí, all written just following the Spanish Civil War, between 1939 and 1940, although for two of the authors this was the first stage of exile that finally took them on to Mexico. These accounts are examined within the framework of the socio-political context in which the authors lived during the first three decades of the twentieth century. The stories mix the personal and individual with the collective memory. The women harbour very contrary political views - communist and anarchist - within the Republican cause but the fact that they are women with a common plight helps to overcome these differences. The political nature of these narratives also provides a common theme, which forms a collective testimony in the Republican exile period.

    Este artículo analiza las narraciones autobiográficas de tres mujeres republicanas, pertenecientes a la primera generación del exilio (nacidas entre 1900 y 1910. Se trata de los relatos de Constancia de la Mora, Silvia Mistral y Dolores Martí. Todos ellos tienen en común la circunstancia de haberse escrito en Francia entre 1939 y 1940, aunque para dos de las autoras esta fue la primera etapa del exilio que las llevó definitivamente a México. El análisis de los relatos se enmarca en el contexto sociopolítico en el que vivieron sus autoras en las tres primeras décadas del siglo XX. Aparece en ellos el fruto de una memoria personal e individual, pero insertada en la memoria colectiva de su grupo de referencia, el colectivo exiliado. Las autoras representan tendencias políticas opuestas dentro del bando republicano: el comunismo y el anarquismo, aunque su condición femenina y las circunstancias comunes que atraviesan matizan esas diferencias en sus relatos. El car

  18. Silvia Kontos: Öffnung der Sperrbezirke. Zum Wandel von Theorien und Politik der Prostitution. Sulzbach im Taunus: Ulrike Helmer Verlag 2009.

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    Full Text Available Silvia Kontos stellt die historische Entwicklung von Theorien über heterosexuelle Prostitution sowie von deren politischen Regulierungen in Deutschland dar und greift damit auf herausragende Weise in aktuelle wissenschaftliche und politische Debatten ein. Neben einer profunden Analyse prostitutiver Verhältnisse macht sie ihre geschlechtertheoretisch fundierte normative Position in den aktuellen prostitutionspolitischen Aushandlungsprozessen plausibel. Durch die Verknüpfung von geschlechter- und staatstheoretischer Analyse werden die Paradoxien des Prostitutionsdiskurses ebenso herausgearbeitet wie die der staatlichen Regulierung.Silvia Kontos traces the historical development of theories regarding heterosexual prostitution and those related to its political regulation in Germany. In so doing, she taps into current scientific and political debates in an excellent manner. Her profound analysis of those relationships connected to prostitution aside, she makes plausible her gender-theoretical normative position within current political negotiations about prostitution. She explores the paradoxes found in both prostitution discourse and governmental regulation through the connection between gender and government in her theoretical analysis.

  19. As Representações Fílmicas de Vera Silvia Magalhães: Gênero, Testemunho e Resistência

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    Cesar Alessandro Sagrillo Figueiredo

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    Full Text Available The period of armed struggle in Brazil lasted from 1968 to 1975, with the purpose of combating the military dictatorship and aiming for a return to democracy in the country. After the end of the armed period, later, there was a profusion of memorialistic books of the literature genre of the testimony, as a political balance of the characters who wielded weapons. Also, as a reflection of this literary production there was a great film production that portrayed this moment in Brazilian history. This article has as main objective to examine the film representation of the guerrilla leader Vera Silvia Magalhães in the two films that she was portrayed, respectively in the films What is that companion (1997 and Memoria that tell me (2013. Vera Silvia became a paradigmatic figure being considered in the period of the armed struggle the muse of the left and galvanizing its image until the present time. Therefore, this article works beyond literature and cinema, too, with the framing of memory and history through the biographical study of this character. For methodological purposes, it will be a qualitative work, since it aims at the historical reconstitution of a period through a biographical study, and especially the content analysis of the cinematographic production of the films made.

  20. María Zambrano

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    Resumen: Este artículo pretende enfocar cuál es el lugar de las mujeres en las industrias tecnológicas. Sabemos que el núcleo duro de la equidad de género sigue siendo lo económico, cuyo sistema sexo/género sostiene la relación del ámbito productivo y reproductivo. A pesar de que las transformaciones del trabajo han favorecido las posibilidades de empleo para las mujeres, la brecha digital y de clase está en todas partes. No está solamente en el acceso a la tecnología sino, además, está en la...

  1. Cuando dialogan dos Antígonas: La tumba de Antígona de María Zambrano y Antígona furiosa de Griselda Gambaro

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    Rose Duroux

    2012-08-01

    Full Text Available Antígona ha sido un tópico por más de 2.000 años, participando de una historia que siempre puede ser reconocida. Tanto la Guerra Civil española como la dictadura argentina vieron surgir Antígonas en busca de justicia. A partir de los trabajos de María Zambrano y Griselda Gambaro, este artículo busca rehabilitar discursivamente estas versiones. Por un lado, la filósofa española nunca regresó del exilio iniciado en 1939 y defendió hasta el final los valores republicanos. Cuando asumió que su expatriación era irreversible, ingresó en un exilio profundo del cual Antígona revela lo esencial, pasando de la "privación" a la "revelación" tanto en un modo filosófico como en el poético, tanto en sus ensayos como en su única pieza teatral, La Tumba de Antígona [1967], una significativa metáfora de la guerra fratricida y del exilio. Por otro, Antígona furiosa [1986] de Gambaro, reescribe la tragedia de Sófocles cuando denuncia el terrorismo de estado argentino en una furiosa Antígona. Gambaro, hermana y madre de desaparecidos de la guerra sucia eleva su grito por justicia en nombre de la fraternidad humanaAntigone has been a topical figure for more than 2,000 years. She plays a part in a story that one can always identify. Spanish Civil War and Argentine dictatorship saw the birth of many Antigones seeking justice. Starting from the M. Zambrano and G. Gambaro's creations, this work rehabilitates the speech and the incarnations of the Iberian and Ibero-american Antigone. On the one hand, Spanish philosopher María Zambrano never came out of the exodus which began in 1939, and she defended the values of the Republic all the way. Once she acknowledged that expatriation was irreversible, she entered a profound exile of which Antigone reveals the essence, going from "deprivation" to "revelation" in a philosophical as well as a poetical manner, both in her essays and in her unique play, La Tumba de Antígona [1967], a striking metaphor

  2. Reisivaliku ABC / Silvia Ustav

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    Ustav, Silvia

    2010-01-01

    Tarbijakaitseametile laekunud kaebustest reisiettevõtete kohta, ehk, mida tasuks silmaspidada reisi ostmisel ning, millised on tarbijaõigused, kui reisikorraldaja muudab reisipaketi tingimusi või pakutud tingimused ei vasta lubatule

  3. Kullad lennus / Silvia Viidik

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    Nafta hind on turul dramaatiliselt langenud, hoolimata tootmise vähendamisest. Kui nafta ja rahaturud enam investeerimiseks kindlust ei anna, pöörduvad pilgud muude väärtuslike toorainete, näiteks kulla, poole. Diagramm: Nafta ja kulla hinna muutus

  4. Desprendimiento androcéntrico. Pensar la matriz colonial de poder desde los aportes de Silvia Federici y María Lugones

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    Luciano Fabbri

    2014-06-01

    Full Text Available Androcentric Detachment. Thinking the colonial matrix of power from the contributions of Silvia Federici and Maria Lugones Abstract This article seeks to contribute to the understanding of the gendered and racialized nature of colonialism from a critical approach of the notion of colonial matrix of power. Bringing back Federici’s and Lugones’ feminist contributions, we will deepen the place that gender, sexuality and race have in shaping the system of domination. In the case of Federici, we will try to recover the role assigned to the witch hunts in the process of primitive accumulation of capital, expanding and deepening this key notion of the Marxist theory. In the case of Lugones, we appeal to her critique of Quijano to stretch the compression limits around the place of gender and sexuality in shaping the colonial matrix of power. Picking up again the decolonial upset as a critical approach to Eurocentric Marxism, we seek to contribute, from feminism, to the androcentric detachment of the decolonial perspective.

  5. Rivera Cusicanqui Silvia, Ch’ixinakax utxiwa : una reflexión sobre prácticas y discursos descolonizadores, Buenos Aires, Retazos-Tinta Limón, 2010, 80 p.

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    Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui (La Paz, 1949) es una intelectual aymara, reconocida por sus trabajos sobre los movimientos indígenas en Bolivia y su liderazgo del Taller de Historia Oral Andina, así como por su pensamiento descolonizador. En este libro nos ofrece una perspectiva de análisis histórico que denomina “sociología de la imagen” y propone estudiar aquellas memorias y culturas visuales veladas por los lenguajes de la dominación, particularmente colonial. Así mismo, plantea la categoría de ...

  6. Reseña Bibliográfica: Dutrénit Bielous, Silvia, La embajada indoblegable. Asilo mexicano en Montevideo durante la dictadura, Editorial Fin de Siglo, Instituto de Ciencia Política, Montevideo, Uruguay, 2011, 203 pp.

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    2016-01-01

    La reseña el libro de Silvia Dutrénit, "La embajada indoblegable", recorre las principales problemáticas que explora la autora sobre el asilo diplomático otorgado por la embajada mexicana en Montevideo durante los años de la dictadura cívico-militar en Uruguay. De las distintas experiencias represivas de las últimas dictaduras militares que azotaron a la región del Cono Sur durante los años setenta, el exilio y en asilo han tenido un lugar poco explorado en las investigaciones académicas, con...

  7. Konikud asustavad Eestimaad / Silvia Lotman

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    2011-01-01

    Poollooduslike koosluste hooldamisest Hollandi keskkonnahoiuühingu ARK Nature vahendusel Hollandist Eestisse toodud konik-tõugu hobustega. Miks on konikuid eelistatud eesti tõugu hobustele, keda samuti karjatatakse mitmetes kohtades Lääne-Eestis?

  8. Vaimu- ja ihutoidumeister / Silvia Soobik

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    Soobik, Silva

    2013-01-01

    Kokanduslembese Endla teatri näitleja ning Päikeseraadio hommikuprogrammi juhi Ahti Puuderselli toiduvalmistamishobist, mis viis ta oma kohviku 0-punkt avamiseni Endla teatri kõrval asuvas Lastepargis

  9. Vanameister avas rahalaeka / Silvia Viidik

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    2008-01-01

    Warren Buffett ulatas abikäe investeerimispangale Goldman Sachs, investeerides sinna 5 miljardit dollarit ning tõttas appi General Electricule, kuhu investeeris 3 miljardit dollarit. Vt. samas: Warren Buffett; Berkshire Hathaway

  10. Anne Le Huérou, Aude Merlin, Amandine Regamey and Silvia Serrano, Tchétchénie: une affaire intérieure? Russes et Tchétchènes dans l’étau de la guerre, Paris: Editions Autrement, 2005

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    Bruno Coppieters

    2005-10-01

    Full Text Available This book on Chechnya has been co-authored by Anne Le Huérou, Aude Merlin, Amandine Regamey and Silvia Serrano. These scholars are associated with either the Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales - CNRS or with the Institut d'études politiques de Paris. Their book offers an excellent introduction to the two most recent wars with Russia. Its aim is to explain to a wider public their historical and social background, the claims put forward by the various actors, the different currents in...

  11. Uus Eesti disain / Silvia Pärmann

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    Pärmann, Silvia

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    Allan Prooso, Argo Männiku ja Kalmer Alliku (HOOG) disainitud riiulid. Liis Lindmaa ja Anatoli Tafitšuki disainitud kassimaja Juno. Anni Varmi puidust lõikelauad, Toivo Raidmetsa tool Arike, Maria Kalmu vineerist prossid, Jaanus Orgusaare kapp Rolling. Merili Sule ja Petrica Artene (StenCilit) disainitud seinašabloonid. Merlin Tiiveli (NION design) käsitsi valmistatud sisustuaksessuaarid (korvid, vaibad, kott-toolid). Margus Triibmanni toolvalgusti Cranberry, Stella Soomlaisi naturaalsest nahast käekotid. Kristjan Rabi, Janno Roodi, Veljo Viikanti (Aegaon) disainitud käekellad. Mari Saani, Mariana Laane (stuudio Nüüd) keraamika. Silver Tibbingi pakendikujundused Sõsara kosmeetikatoodetele, Elena Volki ja Eveliis Salaka Helge Kodu ruumiparfüümid. Kerly Kaljuste ja Anu Rajamäe (KOOSdisain) kodutekstiilid. Meelis Undi ja Mari Otsa (WolfBerry) lastemööbel

  12. Eesti disain / Silvia Pärmann

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    Ahti Grünbergi ja Tõnis Kalve mööbliseeria Derelict. Maile Grünbergi disainitud toolid ja laud Madis. Taniel Kolpakovi kaubamärgile Rough Bloom disainitud köögimööbel. Kaubamärgi Varm Country uus kollektsioon Basic no 2. Kersti Laanmaa keraamilised teekannud Kiviaeg ja Jänes kapsas. Tiina Mangi kavandatud diivan Sik-Sak. Tõnis Vellama valgustimudel AET27

  13. Disainikaart : Baskimaa / Silvia Pärmann

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    Baskimaa skulptoritest, moekunstnikest, disaineritest, arhitektidest, kunstnikest. Edouardo Chillida (1924-2002), Cristóbal Balenciaga (1895-1972), Koldo Barroso, Paco Rabanne (sünd. 1934), Iñaki Aspiazu (sünd. 1955), Nisa Goiburu (sünd. 1946), Jose Maria González Castillo (1927-2003), Itziar Okariz (sünd. 1965)

  14. Kooli roll sotsiaalses stratifikatsioonis / Silvia Kaugia

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    Kooli rollist inimeste sotsialiseerijana ning sellest, kuidas õpilaste selekteerimine mõjutab nende edasist elu taastootes edukaid ja edutuid ühiskonnakihte olenemata õpilase tegelikest vaimsetest jm võimetest. Kooli ja hariduse rollist kaasaegses ühiskonnas. Artikli autor on Tartu Ülikooli õigusteaduskonna lektor ja sotsioloogiamagister

  15. Järgmine pomm tiksumas... / Silvia Viidik

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    62 triljoni dollarilises nimiväärtuses on maailmas laiali CDS-e (credit default swap), algselt kindlustuseks mõeldud tuletisinstrumente, mille tulevik püsib hapra niidi otsas. Vt. samas: Ettevõtte käekäigu peale mängimine

  16. Välgukiirusel minitehingud / Silvia Viidik

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    Viimastel aastatel on suurenenud välkkauplemise (high-frequency trading) populaarsus, kus väärtpaberite ostu või müügiga tegelevad masinad, mis matemaatiliste algoritmide najal teevad tehinguid inimestest kiiremini

  17. Walt Disney uus noorus / Silvia Viidik

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    2010-01-01

    Meelelahutuskompanii Walt Disney müüs filmistuudio Miramax ning ostis muusikamänge tootva ettevõtte Tapulous, mille loodud rakendusi kasutab iPhone, ning Facebooki jaoks mänge loova ettevõtte Playdom

  18. Biomeetria rakendamise õiguslikud aspektid / Silvia Lips

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    2007-01-01

    Biomeetrilisest tuvastamisest ja selle õiguslikust regulatsioonist Euroopa Liidus ning Eesti kohast üldises süsteemis. Biomeetriliste tuvastussüsteemide kasutusele võtmisega seonduvatest probleemidest

  19. Võistlus jalkaplatsi kõrval / Silvia Viidik

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    2010-01-01

    Maailma suurimad sporditarbeid tootvad firmad võistlevad, kelle tooteid peatselt algaval jalgpalli MM-il sportlased enim kannavad. 32 meeskonnast kannab MM-il Adidase logoga rõivaid 12 meeskonda, Nike logot 9 meeskonda. Adidas sponsoreerib peale kolmandiku meeskondadest ka kogu üritust. Adidase ja Nike prognoosidest müügi, käibe kasvu kohta

  20. Ostetud saab vaid parim / Silvia Viidik

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    2010-01-01

    Maailma kaks suuremat kiibitootjat - Advanced Micro Devices ja Intel - alandasid oma kvartaliprognoose. Autor analüüsib, mis sellel turul toimub, ning ütleb, et enne tulemuste hooaega võiks infotehnoloogiasektorist huvitatud investor kaaluda pigem ettevõtteid, kes toodavad ka väga valivale kliendile sobivaid tooteid

  1. Kontoris kolme kitsega / Silvia Pärmann

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    Pärmann, Silvia

    2014-01-01

    Tallinnas Hobujaama tänaval asuva firma NG Investeeringud kontori interjöör, sisearhitekt Kaire Kemp-Tišler (ArtAku Sisearhitektuuribüroo). Ruumides eksponeeritakse Enn Kunila kunstikogusse kuuluvaid töid

  2. Pangandushiid puhuti uuele elule / Silvia Viidik

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    2008-01-01

    USA valitsus garanteerib 306 miljardi dollari eest maailma ühe suurima panga Citigroup halvaks läinud eluasemelaene ja varasid. Lisaks saab Citigroup 20 miljonit dollarit rahandusministeeriumilt. Graafik: Aktsia on 16 aasta madalaimal tasemel. Lisa: Liiga suur, et põruda; Aktsiasoovitus

  3. Osavalt peidetud / Silvia Pärmann

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    Pärmann, Silvia

    2015-01-01

    Arhitekt Tiit Silla projekteeritud avara katuseterrassiga hotell "Konrad" Tartus Küütri tänav 8. Hoone kaasautorid Martin McLean ja Keiti Kaasik (Arhitektuuribüroo Sport), sisearhitekt Kristiina Kuustuba

  4. Legal behaviour : norm and deviation / Silvia Kaugia

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    Sotsiaalsetest normidest, nende mõjust inimeste käitumisele, indiviidi õigusteadlikkusest ja õigusnormidest hälbivast käitumisest. Lisatud noorukite hulgas läbi viidud küsitlustulemused õiguserikkumistesse suhtumise kohta

  5. Mis saab raamatupoest edasi? / Silvia Viidik

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    Viidik, Silvia, 1972-

    2010-01-01

    USA suurim raamatupoeketi Barnes & Noble majandustulemused näitavad, et e-raamatute ja e-lugejate müügi kasv on mõjutanud ka ettevõtte edukust, sundides raamatupoeketti oma strateegilisi valikuid ümber hindama

  6. Uus kuum Eesti disain / Silvia Pärmann, Maris Takk

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    Karl Tauli disainitud taburet "Ämblu", Aap Piho puidust ümmargune laud, Marit Ilisoni tekkmantlid kollektsioonist "Longing for Sleep/Magada tahaks", Narma vaibakollektsioon "OPEN 2015/16" (disainerid Monika Järg, Kaidi Ploomipuu), Annike Laigo vaibakollektsioon "XX", Kairi Katmanni vaip "Storytellers", Valhalla Factory kollektsiooni "Daydreamers" ripptool, Raili Keivi betoonist ja portselanist nõudekollektsioon, Tarmo Luisu valgusti "Kassett", Stella Soomlaisi käekotid, Karin Kallase ja Erik Pasti (Stuudio Nahk) disainitud jalatsid, käekotid ja ehted, Kuula + Jylhä jalatsikollektsioon, Mokoko (disainer Mari Maripuu) nahast aksessuaarid

  7. Nafta aitas ettevõtted erakordsele kasumile / Silvia Viidik

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    2008-01-01

    Nafta hind on viimase nelja kuu jooksul langenud üle 55 protsendi ehk tasemele, kus ta oli 2007. aasta märtsi lõpus. Diagramm: Nafta hind. Tabel: Suuremad naftakompaniid naudivad möödunud kvartali megatulemusi

  8. Mürgised sojaoad : mmmm, kui halb! / Silvia Lotman

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    Lotman, Silvia, 1980-

    2007-01-01

    Sojaoa kasvatamisest Lõuna-Ameerikas ja Paraguays, kus on suures osas erastatud maad maha müüdud välismaistele suurkorporatsioonidele, mis kasutavad maad põllumajandustööstuseks. Pestitsiidide kasutamisest, mürgitamisjuhtudest ja kohtuotsusest, kus Paraguay ülemkohus mõistis süüdi Herman Schlenderi ja Alfredo Lautenschlageri

  9. Pilvine taevas Eesti majanduse kohal selgineb / Silvia Kruusmaa, Kadri Bank

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    Kruusmaa, Silvia

    2008-01-01

    JPMorgan ja Hansapank Markets analüütikud leiavad, et majanduse väljavaated on muutumas positiivsemaks ning aasta lõpuks on oodata majanduse aeglast kosumist. Diagrammid: Hansapank Markets prognoosib aasta lõpuks SKP-le sujuva kasvu; Eksporti ootab ees väikene kasv, import hoogustub. Kommenteerib Andres Arrak

  10. Silvano üllatas tugeva aasta alguse tulemusega / Silvia Viidik

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    Viidik, Silvia, 1972-

    2010-01-01

    Rahvusvahelise naistrerõivaste müügiketi Silvano Fashion Groupi käive kasvas 2009. a. I kvartaliga võrreldes veerandi võrra. Silvano tulud on suurenenud tänu nõudluse taastumisele Vene turul. Baltika kahjum I kvartalis oli 32 mln. krooni, mida on 50% vähem kui aasta tagasi. Graafik

  11. Tallink tõmbab kulud kokku / Kadri Bank, Silvia Kruusmaa

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    Bank, Kadri

    2008-01-01

    Suurenenud kütusekulude ja kaubavedude langusest tingitud kahjumi tõttu on Tallink Grupp sunnitud minema rangele kokkuhoiurežiimile. Kommenteerib Sten Pisang. Vt. samas Hansabank Marketsi kommentaari

  12. Metsaomanikud vaidlevad Natura-alade vastu / Silvia Paluoja

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    Paluoja, Silvia, 1956-

    2004-01-01

    Pärnumaa keskkonnateenistusse jõudis 97 avaldust kinnistute omanikelt, kelle maad jäävad ohustatud või haruldaste taimede ja loomade ning nende elupaikade kaitseks moodustatavasse üleeuroopalisse hoiualade ehk Natura 2000 võrgustikku

  13. Inimroti askeldused elegantses paberlabürindis / Silvia Soro

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    Soro, Silvia

    2005-01-01

    27. nov. esietendus Viljandi Kultuuriakadeemia black box'is Tallinna Ülikooli koreograafi-lavastaja eriala magistrandi H. Ehrenbuschi ja Kunstiakadeemia graafika eriala magistrantide J. Samma, A. Teeääre ja K. Ehala (paberlõige, lavakujundus) koostöös sündinud lavastus "!"

  14. Kuhu küll raha kasvama panna? / Silvia Viidik

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    Viidik, Silvia, 1972-

    2010-01-01

    Bloomberg korraldas oma kõige professionaalsemate klientide küsitluse parimate ja halvimate investeerimisvõimaluste väljaselgitamiseks. Küsitluse kohaselt on parimad investeerimise sihtkohad Brasiilia, Hiina ja India, mõnevõrra vähem eelistatakse USA-d. Kehvemateks piirkondadeks peeti Euroopa Liitu, Jaapanit, Suurbritanniat ja ka USA-d. Enim võib teenida aktsiaturgudel ja toorainetes

  15. Noortalunik üllatas õpetajaid raamatuga / Silvia Paluoja

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    Paluoja, Silvia, 1956-

    2005-01-01

    Täna annab MTÜ Eesti Noortalunikud juhatuse liige Karel Tölp Audru Keskkoolile üle paarkümend põllumajandust käsitlevat raamatut, seega on trükis tema vahendusel jõudnud maakonna igasse keskkooli ja gümnaasiumi. Raamatu pealkiri on ́ђجEU Enlargement, discovering the Agriculture of the new Member Statéђح, trükise on välja andnud Euroopa noortalunike organisatsioon (CEJA) Euroopa Komisjoni toetusel. Vestlusest K. Tölbiga

  16. Päike naases börsidele / Silvia Viidik

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    Viidik, Silvia, 1972-

    2008-01-01

    Maailma juhtivad keskpangad otsustasid oma jõud finantskriisi lõpetamiseks ühendada ning lisasid USA turule umbes 360 miljardit dollarit, Venemaa keskpank lubas oma turule panna 20 miljardit dollarit. Vt. samas: Mis peatas languse; Diagrammid: Börside Indeksid

  17. Mentor - mis see veel on? / Ene-Silvia Sarv

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    Sarv, Ene-Silvia

    2001-01-01

    Mentori rollist praktikantide, kutseaastat sooritavate ja uute õpetajate juhendajana, klassijuhatajate ja aineõpetajate nõustajana, kontaktisikuna noorte õpetajate ettevalmistamisel ülikoolis. TPÜ magistrantide mentorirühma projektseminaril "Mentori roll lähituleviku Eesti koolis" ja TÜ mentorirühma õppustel olid teoreetilise põhikursuse kõrval arutusel mentorite praktilise rakendamise võimalused. Analüüsi põhjal tuletati mentorluse neli võimalikku stsenaariumi

  18. Kultuurilooline allee seljatas võhikud / Silvia Paluoja

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    Paluoja, Silvia, 1956-

    2007-01-01

    Pärnu südalinnas sae alla minevateks arvatud pärnade ja Vanapargi allee saatuse kohta ärgitas arutama riigikogu liige Mark Soosaar, kes asjatundjate ja huvilistega pargis kohtus. Pargikohtumisel osales ka riigikogu liige Mart Jüssi. Kommenteerib maaülikooli õppejõud Eino Laas

  19. Pärnumaa tunnustab nelja tegusat / Silvia Paluoja, Silvi Kanoshina

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    Paluoja, Silvia, 1956-

    2006-01-01

    Pärnumaa kõrgeima autasu - Pärnumaa vapimärgi - pälvisid muusik ja pedagoog Ilmar Tõnisson, Tõstamaa vallavanem Toomas Rõhu, Piistaoja katsetalu juhataja Madis Padari ja Pärnumaa Norra sõprusmaakonna Buskerudi maavolikogu esimees Tor Ottar Karlsen

  20. Buskerudi maavolikogu aitab osta tekke ja generaatoreid / Silvia Paluoja

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    Paluoja, Silvia, 1956-

    2005-01-01

    Buskerudi maavolikogu esimees Tor Ottar Karlsen külastas Pärnut, et saada ülevaade maakonna tormikahjustustest ning andis maavanema kohusetäitjale Toomas Kivimäele üle 180 000 krooni suuruse abi

  1. LHV kinnitab Soome laenuturul kanda / Silvia Kruusmaa ; kommenteerinud Raul Malmstein

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    Kruusmaa, Silvia

    2010-01-01

    LHV sai Soome finantsinspektsioonilt loa hakata osutama piiriüleseid teenuseid Soomes, pank sõlmis Luottotalo Fenno Oy-ga laenuportfelli ostulepingu, omandades ligikaudu 12 500 eraisiku laenulepingud

  2. Disainikaart : Türgi / Silvia Pärmann

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    Pärmann, Silvia

    2009-01-01

    Türgi disaineritest, disainifirmadest, arhitektidest. Disainerid ja arhitektid Fevzi Karaman, Nedret ja Mark Butler, Defne Koz (sünd. 1964), Aziz Sariyer, Aykut Erol. Firmad GAEAforms, MayBeDesign, Autoban, Derin Design, Stepevi, Gaia & Gino

  3. Igal õunal oma aeg puu pealt kukkuda / Silvia Viidik

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    Viidik, Silvia, 1972-

    2008-01-01

    Apple tegi pühadeperioodi ostuhinnas allahindlusi 10% samal ajal, kui konkurendid tegid kuni 50 protsendilisi soodustusi. Apple'i juhi Steve Jobsi sõnul ta Macide hindu veel kärpima ei hakka, kuna pole väga mures nõudluse vähenemise pärast. Diagrammid: Apple'i aktsia hind; Majandustulemused

  4. Cuerpos amortajados en la luz. La muerte vivificante: J. Lezama Lima, S. Weil, M. Zambrano

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    Gonzalo Carbó, Antoni

    2011-01-01

    Para los místicos que exaltan de una manera unánime la vida en el espíritu y rechazan el apego al cuerpo y a la vida terrestre, la muerte voluntaria es la prefiguración de la experiencia espiritual por excelencia. En el cristianismo, los textos de los maestros del monacato antiguo insisten constantemente en los temas del martirio espiritual, de la cruz, de la muerte mística. En ellos nada aparece con más frecuencia que la idea de que el monje está muerto para la presente vida: es el «ejercici...

  5. Xavier Zubiri and María Zambrano: from the European Crisis to a reform of enlightenment

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    Pamela Soto García

    2015-09-01

    period of «Escuela de Madrid», crosses and articulates in this paper research, through the criticism that both philosophers do about Cartesian self, allowing thus to address the originality of Spanish thought from an anthropological perspective. The solipsism, which is verified by Ortega y Gasset, is an evidence of the European crisis that outstands in modernity and the point of view of this analysis.

  6. El sueño creador de María Zambrano. Filosofía, tiempo y tragedia

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    Pérez Navarro, Pau

    2001-04-01

    Full Text Available The reader is invited to enter into the literary and philosophical world of an author that has always rounded all kinds of formalisms. The author recovers a spirit necessary to keep Maria Zamabrano's thought alive without reducing it to a temptation of completeness and totality. It resists the idea of a Truth about Being, and it resists the idea that philosophy is capable of trascending the mediation of time. This paper is an accomplice, even plays some mimesis with it's author in the disentangling of that close relationship between philosophy, time and tragedy. Standing in front of postcartesian rational rationality, the author brings forth a poetic rationality in which tragical consciousness involves a doing-thinking that does not impose its law and overcomes the pure consciousness of philosophy. A philosophy which always turns into a power instrument.

  7. ERGO lõpetas koostöö IIZIga / Silvia Kruusmaa

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    Kruusmaa, Silvia

    2008-01-01

    ERGO Kindlustus lõpetas koostöö IIZI Kindlustusmaakleriga, kuna viimane lõpetas ERGO liikluskindlustuse pakkumise klientidele. IIZI Kindlustusmaakler süüdistab ERGOt maaklerite suhtes repressiivsete meetmete kasutamises

  8. RMK reform jätab maakonda kaks metskonda üheteistkümnest / Silvia Paluoja

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    Paluoja, Silvia, 1956-

    2008-01-01

    Riigimetsa Majandamise Keskus on otsustanud minna 1. juulist üle uuele töökorraldusele. Juhtkonna tasandil kavandatud reform jagab Eestimaa senise viie RMK regiooni asemel kolmeks: moodustuvad RMK Kirde, Kagu ja Edela regioon. Lisa: RMK reform Pärnu maakonnas

  9. LIFT 11 kutsub kogemist väärt kohtadesse / Silvia Pärmann

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    Pärmann, Silvia

    2011-01-01

    Installatsioonide festivalist LIFT 11 Tallinnas, kuraator Margit Aule. Margus Tamme ja Argo Peeveri installatsioonist "Face It", Raul Kalvo skulptuurist "Uurijad", Raul Kelleri installatsioonist "Tütarlaps kloaagis", Aet Aderi, Kaarel Künnapi, Grete Soosalu, Flo Kasearu, Andra Aaloe kunstiprojektist "O"

  10. Arengukoostöö aitab Nicaraguas kasvatada õiglast kohvi / Silvia Lotman

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    Lotman, Silvia, 1980-

    2006-01-01

    Koos Soome Õiglase Kaubanduse propageerijatega Nicaraguas ja Costa Rical viibinud Eesti arengukoostöö eestvedaja Riina Kuusik ja filmioperaator Elen Lotman räägivad kohalike väiketootjate ja läänest appi tulnud Õiglast Kaubandust propageerivate valitsusväliste organisatsioonide koostööst

  11. Vanavara pärastlõuna / Silvia Silvéus

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    Silvéus, Silvia, 1926-2016

    2002-01-01

    20. oktoobril 2002 toimunud Sydney Eesti Seltsi Kunsti-ja Käsitööringi ning Eesti Etnograafiaringi Austraalias kultuuripärastlõunal oli vanavara näitus, esitati laule ja tantse, Helle-Mall Risti esines kõnega

  12. SES Kunsti- ja Käsitööringi tegevusest / Silvia Silvéus

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    Silvéus, Silvia, 1926-2016

    2004-01-01

    7. veebr. 2004 toimunud peakoosolekul valiti uus juhatus, kinnitati 2003. aasta aruanded ning arutati 2004. aasta kava - olulisim on ringi töö 25. aastapäeva tähistamiseks väljaantava albumi koostamine

  13. Kuldne poolkaar embab Pärnut / Silvia Paluoja ; kommenteerinud Eeri Tammik ja Maia-Liisa Kasvandik

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    Paluoja, Silvia, 1956-

    2010-01-01

    Pärnu ja Pärnut ümbritsevate piirkondade võrgustikke siduva teemaplaneeringu koostamisest. Lisatud Pärnumaa Omavalitsuste Liidu esimehe Eeri Tammiku ja Tahkuranna valla planeeringunõuniku Maia-Liisa Kasvandiku kommentaarid

  14. Õpetaja haridus, kooliharidus ja ühiskond / Ene-Silvia Sarv

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    Sarv, Ene-Silvia, 1945-

    1999-01-01

    Rahvusvahelise Haridusentsüklopeedia tekstist ja Eesti õpetajakoolituse uuendamise kavadest inspireeritud mõtisklus. Teoreetilised teadmised, võimed, eeldused, mida peetakse õpetajale vajalikuks, on seotud haridusele omastatavate eesmärkidega

  15. Peter Hunt võttis vastu teenetemärgid / Silvia Paluoja

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    Paluoja, Silvia, 1956-

    2010-01-01

    AS Wendre suuromanik, Pärnumaa suurim tööandja Peter Hunt võttis 17. juunil 2010 Pärnu raekojas vastu talle president Toomas Hendrik Ilvese poolt annetatud Valgetähe IV klassi teenetemärgi ettevõtluse edendamise eest ning Pärnu linna vapimärgi

  16. Impegno in the work of silvia ballestra: A space of political ...

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    familiare, il pamphlet politico e femminista, e il giornalismo, visti come strumenti più immediati e diretti da opporre alla reazione culturale di destra dell'era berlusconiana. La raccolta di racconti Gli orsi (1994), in particolare, mostra come per Ballestra il passaggio da un'estetica postmoderna ad una più realista sia frutto di ...

  17. Rahvusvaheline rongiliiklus on tõusev trend / Silvia Pärmann

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    Pärmann, Silvia

    2007-01-01

    Eesti Raudtee plaanib investeeringuid raudtee reisijasõbralikumaks muutmiseks: kavas on tõsta liikluskiirust kogu raudtee ulatuses 120 kilomeetrini tunnis, lisada reisironge Peterburi suunal ning luua rongiühendus Riiaga. Tabel: Luksuslik rongisõit Imperaatori salongis

  18. Indrek Rahumaa küsis veel ajapikendust / Kertu Ruus, Silvia Kruusmaa

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    Ruus, Kertu, 1977-

    2008-01-01

    Indrek Rahumaa juhitav Alta Capital tasub Oliver Kruudale Kalevi tütarfirmade eest 660 miljonit krooni hiljemalt 30. maiks. Vt. samas: Rahasaamise viivitus lükkas Kalevi laenurallile. Kommenteerivad Sander Danil ja Kristjan Lepik

  19. Kuidas õppida säilitama vanu tõuge? / Silvia Lotman

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    Lotman, Silvia, 1980-

    2006-01-01

    Norra teadlase Gro Bjırnstadti doktoritööst "Genetic Diversity of Norwegian Horses with Emphasis on Native Breeds" (Norra hobusetõugude geneetiline mitmekesisus rõhuasetusega kohalikel tõugudel). Ettekanne konverentsil "Milleks ja kuidas säilitada põliseid hobusetõuge?" Penijõel 15. novembril 2003. aastal

  20. Aafrika märgalad mõjutavad Eesti veelindude saatust / Silvia Paluoja

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    Paluoja, Silvia, 1956-

    2005-01-01

    Linnuteadlane Agu Leivits osales Senegalis rahvusvahelisel kohtumisel. Kohtumise peateemaks oli ränd-veelindude kaitse ja kasutamise korraldamine kogu Aafrika-Euraasia rändteel ning kliimamuutuste mõju

  1. Erasektori korruptsiooni regulatsioon Eestis. Karistusõiguse revisjoniga toimunud muudatused / Silvia Kruusmaa

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    Kruusmaa, Silvia

    2015-01-01

    2015. aasta karistusseadustiku revisjoniga toimunud muudatustest korruptsioonikuritegude regulatsioonis ning altkäemaksu andmisest erasektoris tegutsevale isikule. Erasektori korruptsiooni regulatsioonist rahvusvahelises õiguses ja Euroopa Liidu riikides

  2. Taani eeskuju: maa tuleb täita lasteteatritega / Silvia Soro

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    Soro, Silvia

    2010-01-01

    Projekti "Näitekirjanike kasvulava" raames 17.-23. septembrini toimunud eesti kirjanike ja teatriinimeste õppereisist Taani. Taani lastele ja noortele mängitavate väiketeatrite süsteemist. 17.-19. septembrini Horsensis toimunud laste- ja noorteteatrite festivalist

  3. Noore Tantsu festival ei kavatse tänavugi talveunne suikuda / Silvia Soro

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    Soro, Silvia

    2007-01-01

    Suvine Noore Tantsu festival Viljandis toimub 7.-12. juulil 2008. Tartu ülikooli Viljandi kultuuriakadeemia mustas saalis sel sügisel toimuvatest nüüdistantsuetendustest. Lisaks tutvustus "Uus suvi juba silme ees"

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    compared to that of the invaders in Hollywood science fiction movies from the 1950s: ..... But when the adult N.N. meets a group of children survivors of the Chernobyl ... thrive are now filled with women and men who want to learn how to.

  5. Book Review of "Getting Ahead: Social Mobility, Public Housing and Immigrant Networks" 2011. New York University Press, by Silvia Dominguez.

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    Stephen J. Sills

    2011-11-01

    Full Text Available Sylvia Dominguez’s book "Getting Ahead: Social mobility, Public Housing, and Immigrant Networks" fits neatly in the tradition of Cecilia Menjivar, Pierette Hondaneu-Sotelo, Mary Romero and other recent longitudinal ethnographic studies of immigrant women’s social support networks. Dominquez attempts in this text to bridge the gap between studies of urban poverty and public housing and that of the assimilation and immigrant incorporation literatures. She notes that the "literature on social mobility among residents of high poverty neighborhoods is unproductively divided into theories to explain the experience of low income African Americans living in areas of concentrated black poverty , and less prolific literature to explain the experiences of immigrants living in similarly segregated neighborhoods."

  6. Roger Mitchell : Maailma päästmine pole vaid teadlaste asi / Roger Mitchell ; interv. Silvia Lotman

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    Mitchell, Roger

    2006-01-01

    Earthwatch Instituut on ülemaailmne organisatsioon, mille missiooniks on kaasata vabatahtlikke ja teadlasi, levitamaks säästva arengu sõnumit. Instituuti tutvustab teaduse ja hariduse osakonna direktor Roger Mitchell

  7. Kool noorte õigusliku sotsialiseerimise agendina : [bakalaureusetöö] / Heleri Kivi ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Kivi, Heleri

    2007-01-01

    Õigusliku sotsialiseerimise olemus ja agendid, kooli eripära noorte õigusliku sotsialiseerimise agentide hulgas, koolivägivald probleemide osundajana, kooli ülesanded noorte õigusliku sotsialiseerumise tõhustamisel

  8. Kuriteoohvrite abistamisest Eestis : [bakalaureusetöö] / Gerda Sepp ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Sepp, Gerda

    2009-01-01

    Viktimoloogia mõistest ja olemusest, kuritegevusest Eestis viimasel viiel aastal, kuriteo negatiivsest mõjust selle ohvrile, ohvrite reaalsetest võimalustest abisaamiseks praeguses Eestis, hinnangust ohvriabi süsteemile Eestis

  9. Action-teater - miski pole ilus või inetu, õige või vale / Silvia Soro

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    Soro, Silvia

    2006-01-01

    Action-teatrist (improvisatsiooniline, füüsiline teatritreening ja etendamismeetod) ja selle loojast Ruth Zaporahist. Eestist on tema juures õppimas käinud Andres Noormets, Erni Kask ja Auli Auväärt

  10. Kohanemine kriminaalse identiteediga resotsialiseerimist raskendava tegurina : [magistritöö] / Elen Heidok ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Heidok, Elen

    2014-01-01

    Sotsialiseerumise mõistest ja olulisematest agentidest, kultuurist ja subkultuurist sotsialiseerumise sisuna, kinnipeetavate taasühiskonnastamisest, Viru ja Tartu vanglates läbiviidud empiirilisest uurimusest

  11. Merksi Läti konkurendi juht läheb altkäemaksu andmise eest vangi / Silvia Kruusmaa

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    Kruusmaa, Silvia

    2008-01-01

    Läti rahvusraamatukogu ehitusega seotud ehitusettevõtte RBS Skalsi juhatuse liige Andris Treijs mõisteti altkäemaksu andmise eest vangi. Raamatukogu ehitusest on korruptsiooni tõttu kõrvale tõrjutud ka Merko Ehituse tütarfirma Merks

  12. Ivar Tallo : e-riigi toimimiseks on vaja mõtteviisi muutust / Ivar Tallo ; interv. Silvia Lotman

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    Tallo, Ivar, 1964-

    2005-01-01

    e-Riigi Akadeemia Sihtasutuse direktor räägib infoühiskonna arengust Eestis, koostööprojektidest välispartneritega, infoühiskonna keskkonnamõõtest ja e-Riigi Akadeemia tulevikuplaanidest. Lisa: Ivar Tallo CV

  13. Huvigruppide kaasamisest seadusloomesse : [magistritöö] / Krista Adari ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Adari, Krista

    2014-01-01

    Seadusloome mõistest, olemusest, eesmärkidest, huvigruppide olemusest ja liikidest, kodanikualgatusest seadusloomes ja seadusloomefoorumitest kodanike kaasamiseks, empiirilise uuringu tulemustest ja analüüsist

  14. Aude Merlin and Silvia Serrano (Ed., Ordres et désordres au Caucase [Orders and Disorders in the Caucasus

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    Giulia Prelz Oltramonti

    2011-12-01

    Full Text Available It is usually the full-intensity phases of conflicts that draw most scrutiny, and this is true for the conflicts of the Caucasus too. Much has been written on the wars that took place in Nagorno Karabakh, Abkhazia and South Ossetia in the early 1990s, on the two Chechen conflicts, and on the more recent (2008 conflict in Georgia. While a cessation of full-scale hostilities does not necessarily entail the establishment of order and stability, attention fades away. This is why the mechanisms t...

  15. CONSERVACIÓN Y TRANSFORMACIÓN DE GRANOS ANCESTRALES EN EL RESGUARDO INDÍGENA DE GUAMBÍA SILVIA-CAUCA CONSERVAÇÃO E TRANSFORMAÇÃO DE GRÃOS DO INDIANO ANTIGO GUARDA GUAMBÍA SILVIA-CAUCA GRAIN STORAGE AND PROCESSING OF INDIGENOUS ANCESTRAL IN THE SHELTER OF GUAMBÍA SILVIA-CAUCA

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    FRANCISCO E ARGOTE VEGA

    2010-12-01

    Full Text Available El objetivo fundamental del presente trabajo, fue mejorar las condiciones de conservación y almacenamiento de los granos ancestrales de Quinua, Chachafruto y Amaranto, a su vez la elaboración de productos agroindustriales a partir de las harinas. Inicialmente se caracterizó la población guambiana, en aspectos productivos de los cultivos y agro industrialización de las materias primas en mención. Posteriormente se desarrollaron capacitaciones a 70 líderes comunitarios, sobre el manejo pos cosecha (acondicionamiento y almacenamiento de los granos, proceso de obtención de las harinas, y finalmente la elaboración de productos. La metodología empleada en las capacitaciones y asistencia técnica fue la de "aprender haciendo". La práctica tuvo una duración de ocho meses, tiempo en el cual se desarrollaron cada una de las fases del proyecto. Como resultados sobresalientes se obtuvieron, la adopción de técnicas pos cosecha y acondicionamiento de los granos en las operaciones de desaponificación, redistribución de bodega de almacenamiento, implementación de análisis granulométricos, obtención de harinas de acuerdo a las normas NTC 271, diversificación de productos a partir de las harinas obtenidas, los cuales fueron: achucha, coladas, pan, galletas, pasteles, arequipe, arepas, empanadas y natilla. La investigación desarrollada en el diseño y elaboración de los productos fue con enfoque participativo, basada en el diálogo de saberes, y el grado de aceptación de los productos se hizo mediante evaluación sensorial. En suma a lo anterior la propuesta generó beneficios económicos y socialesO objetivo fundamental o presente trabalho foi melhorar as condições de conservação e armazenamento dos grãos ancestrais Chachafruto, Quinua, Amaranto, transformar produtos agroindustriais de farinha. Inicialmente caracterizado Guambiano produtivos aspectos das culturas e das matérias-primas industrialização agro na população de referência. Posteriormente desenvolvido habilidades 70 líderes da Comunidade na gestão pos (condicionamento e armazenamento de grãos, colher de farinha de obtenção do processo e, finalmente, ao fabrico de produtos. A metodología utilizada nos treinamentos e assisténcia técnica era "aprender haciendo". Prática durou oito meses de tempo em que cada uma das fases do projeto foram desenvolvidos. Como excelentes resultados foram obtidos, a adopção de técnicas pos colheita e condicionamento de grãos em desaponificación, redistribução de armazenamento, implementação de operações de armazém de análise lithologic, obtenção de refeição para os padrões NTC 271, diversificação dos produtos desde as farinhas obtidas, gue foram: achucha degating, pão, biscoitos, bolos, confiteure, arepas, empanadas e creme. A investigação desenvolvida no design e fabrico de produtos com abordagens participativas, com base no diálogo de conhecimentos e aceitabilidade dos produtos feitos por avaliação sensorial. Além da referida proposta gerou beneficios económicos e sociaisThe main target of the present work, was to improve the conditions of conservation and storage of ancestral grains of Quinua, Chachafruto and Amaranto, as well the agro-industrial product elaboration from flours. Initially the guambiana population characterized itself, in productive aspects of the cultures and land industrialization of the raw materials in mention. Later gualifications to 70 communitarian leaders were developed, on the handling pos harvests {prepararon and storage ofgrains, process ofobtaining of flours, and finally the product elaboration. The methodology used in the gualifications and technical attendance was the one of "learn doing". The practice lasted of eight months, time in which each one of the phases of the project were developed. As excellent results were obtained, the adoption of post technigues reaps and preparation of grains in the operations of desaponificación, redistribution of storage warehouse, implementation of grain sized analyses, flour obtaining according to norms NTC271, product diversification from the obtained flours, which were: achucha, taps, bread, cakes, pies, arequipe, round maize loaves, pasties and custard. The investigation developed in the design and elaboration of products was with participating approach, eradle in the dialogue ofknow, and the degree ofacceptance of products became by means of sensorial evaluation. To sum up to previous the proposal it generated economic and social benefits

  16. Korteriühistute tegevuse seaduslik alus ja tegevusprintsiibid : [magistritöö] / Kristiina Feldman ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Feldman, Kristiina, 1989-

    2013-01-01

    Korteriühistu olemusest, ajaloost ja korteriühistu tegevust reguleerivast seadusandlusest, korteriühistu põhikirjast ja korteriühistu üldkoosolekust, ühistegevusest ja hea usu põhimõttest korteriühistu tegevusprintsiipidena

  17. Aktiivne eutanaasia : poolt või vastu? : [bakalaureusetöö] / Sandra Kallas ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Kallas, Sandra, 1987-

    2010-01-01

    Eutannasia mõistest ja liikidest, aktiivse eutanaasia õiguslikest ja eetilistest küsimustest, eutanaasiast teistes riikides (Holland, Belgia, Jaapan), eutanaasia seadustamise võimalikkusest Eestis

  18. Sotsiaalne kontroll alaealiste kuritegevuse ennetamise meetodina : [bakalaureusetöö] / Reliia Käro ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Käro, Reliia

    2010-01-01

    Kuritegevuse mõistest, olemusest ja põhjuste seletamise levinumatest teooriatest, sotsiaalse kontrolli olemusest, funktsioonidest ja liikidest, sotsialiseerimisagentide kui mitteformaalse sotsiaalse kontrolli teostajate rollist alaealiste kuritegevuse ennetamisel, meetmetest Eestis

  19. Laste seksuaalne väärkohtlemine kui moraalipaanika tekitaja : [magistritöö] / Sirli Urvet ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Urvet, Sirli, 1987-

    2014-01-01

    Pedofiiliast ja laste seksuaalse väärkohtlemise mõistest, moraalipaanika olemusest ja selle tekkimise põhjustest, laste seksuaalne väärkohtlemine kui moraalipaanika tekitaja Eestis: empiiriline uuring

  20. DOÑA SILVIA. ANÁLISIS DE REDES POLÍTICAS EN EL PERONISMO DE LA PROVINCIA DE MISIONES DURANTE UNA CAMPAÑA ELECTORAL MUNICIPAL

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    Germ\\u00E1n Soprano

    2008-01-01

    Full Text Available Esta etnografía analiza formas de organización y sociabilidad en el Partido Justicialista o peronista en la provincia de Misiones, Argentina. Analiza la participación de una dirigente peronista en redes políticas de la ciudad de Posadas en las elecciones municipales. El trabajo propone un análisis de relaciones personalizadas en esas redes, la producción de obligaciones recíprocas, intercambios materiales y simbólicos entre individuos de igual y diferente capital político, social, económico y cultural. La configuración de esas redes es similar a fenómenos que la literatura antropológica ha definido como patronazgo y el clientelismo.

  1. Subkultuurid ja nende sotsiaalne mõju : [bakalaureusetöö] / Rain Vosman ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Vosman, Rain

    2009-01-01

    Kultuuri ja subkultuuri mõistest ning olemusest, indiviidist kui sotsiaalselt eritähenduslike subkultuuride kandjast, skinheadidest kui ühiskonnavaenulikest paremäärmuslikest subkultuuride esindajatest, ühiskonna arvamustest, vaenu õhutamisest

  2. Kinnipeetavate inim- ja põhiõigused Eesti Riigikohtu lahendites : [magistritöö] / Ulvi Rahe ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Rahe, Ulvi

    2014-01-01

    Inim- ja põhiõiguste kaitsest ning nende õiguste piiramisest kinnipeetavate suhtes, kinnipeetavate põhiõiguste kataloogist ja kinnipeetavate eriõigustest, inim- ja põhiõiguste kokkupuutest RK praktikas ning Euroopa Inimõiguste Kohtu seisukohtade võimalikust mõjust RK otsustele

  3. Lapsendamise sotsiaalsed ning psühholoogilised aspektid Eesti ja Soome võrdluses : [magistritöö] / Kalmer Puusepp ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Puusepp, Kalmer, 1972-

    2013-01-01

    Lapsendamise mõiste ajaloolisest arengust Eesti ja Soome õiguskorras, abikaasade õiguslikust regulatsioonist lapsendamisel Eestis ja Soomes, lapsendamise peamistest sotsiaalsetest aspektidest Eestis ja Soomes, lapsendamise psühholoogilistest aspektidest, Tartu Maavalitsuse ja Helsingi linna sotsiaal - ja tervise ameti arvamustested

  4. Cuerpos y corporalidades en las culturas de las Américas, de Silvia Citro, José Bizerril y Yanina Mennelli (Coords.

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    Patricia Vicente Martín

    2016-05-01

    Full Text Available Marcel Mauss presentó en el año 1934, en la Société de Psychologie, una conferencia -Les techniques du corps- que se publicaría dos años después, convirtiéndose en un texto pionero, considerado como uno de los primeros intentos de construir una teoría sociológica del cuerpo. Desde entonces, diversas disciplinas como la Historia, el Arte y la Antropología -entre otras- han hecho del cuerpo su tema fetiche; concretamente durante las décadas de 1980 y 1990 se dio uno de los períodos más fértiles en lo que se refiere a la reflexión teórica sobre el cuerpo. La difusión de estas propuestas fue desigual: España y los países de América Latina son claro ejemplo de cómo el estudio del cuerpo y las corporalidades se consolidaron de manera algo más tardía y con su propia idiosincrasia.

  5. The Significance of Recognising Domestic Violence, in Light of Estonian Legal Experts’ Opinion and the Prospects for Systematising the Relevant Legislation / Raul Narits , Silvia Kaugia , Iris Pettai

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    Narits, Raul, 1952-

    2016-01-01

    Koduvägivalla uurimisest Eestis ja rahvusvahelises tasandil. Koduvägivalla märkimisväärsest kahjust isikute põhiõigustele ja vägivallast kui teravast probleemist. Koduvägivalla äratundmisest ja asjakohase seadusandluse edaspidisest süstematiseerimisest

  6. Surmanuhtlus kõrgeima võimaliku karistusmäärana : [bakalaureusetöö] / Katrin Roosmaa ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Roosmaa, Katrin, 1984-

    2007-01-01

    Surmanuhtluse olemus ja selle karistusliigiga sanktsioneeritud teod Eestis lähiminevikus, surmanuhtluse määramine ja täideviimine kuni 1998. a.-ni, surmanuhtluse kaotamise direktiiv ning seda toetavad ja mittetoetavad riigid, levinumad poolt- ja vastuargumendid, Eesti elanikkonna suhtumine

  7. Biomeetrilise tuvastamise andmekaitseõiguslikud aspektid : [bakalaureusetöö] / Silvia Lips ; Akadeemia Nord, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Rainer Osanik, konsultant: Veiko Kopamees

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    Lips, Silvia

    2006-01-01

    Biomeetriline tuvastamine ja selle õiguslik regulatsioon, biomeetriliste tuvastamissüsteemide õiguslik regulatsioon Euroopa Liidus, USA-s, Eesti koht üldises süsteemis, biomeetriliste tuvastussüsteemide kasutusele võtmisega seonduv probleemistik

  8. Anoomiast Eesti sotsiaalsetes gruppides kuritegevuse statistika põhjal : [bakalaureusetöö] / Mihkel Roos ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Roos, Mihkel

    2009-01-01

    Hälbekäitumisest ja kuritegevusest, anoomiateooria põhikäsitlustest, seostest teiste sotsioloogiliste teooriatega, Eesti sotsiaalsete gruppide kuritegevuse statistikast, anoomia tasemest Eesti rahvusgruppides

  9. Perevägivalla juriidilise regulatsiooni hetkeseis ja perspektiiv Eesti õiguspraktikute küsitluse põhjal / Iris Pettai, Raul Narits, Silvia Kaugia

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    Pettai, Iris, 1947-

    2015-01-01

    2014. aasta novembris ja detsembris "Ühtse süsteemi ülesehitamine lähisuhtevägivalla tõkestamiseks Eestis" õiguspraktikute eksperdiküsitluse tulemusest ja selle põhjal võimalikest lahendustest perevägivalla ennetamiseks ja tõkestamiseks

  10. Õigusnormid teiste sotsiaalsete normide seas Euroopas ja teistes kultuuriruumides : [bakalaureusetöö] / Tuuliki Lorvi ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Lorvi, Tuuliki, 1979-

    2013-01-01

    Sotsiaalsete normide mõistest ja liikidest, sotsiaalsete normide ülesannetest Mandri-Euroopa õigusperekonnas, õigusnormide kohast Anglo-Ameerika õigusperekonnas, religioonil baseeruvatest õigussüsteemidest

  11. Laenuriskid Eestis ühiskonna sotsiaalmajanduslike muutuste kontekstis : [magistritöö] / Evelin Tartlan ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Tartlan, Evelin

    2010-01-01

    Eesti pangandusest ja laenuturust, krediidiasutustest ja nende tegevust reguleerivatest õigusaktidest, laenuturu toimimispõhimõtetest, pangalaenudega kaasnevatest sotsiaalmajanduslikest probleemidest tänases Eestis, meetmetest katastroofi vältimiseks ja leevendamiseks

  12. Alkoholijoobes mootorsõidukijuhid sotsiaalse kontrolli objektidena : [magistritöö] / Urmas Solovjov ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Solovjov, Urmas

    2014-01-01

    Sotsiaalse kontrolli mõistest ja vormidest, joobeseisundi mõistest ja vastutusest alkoholijoobes mootorsõiduki juhtimise eest, erinevate sotsiaalse kontrolli vormide mõju puudutavast uuringust alkoholijoobes mootorsõiduki juhtimisele

  13. Jaapani kaasaegse õigussüsteemi kujunemise allikad : [bakalaureusetöö] / Grete Lüüs ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Lüüs, Grete

    2010-01-01

    Jaapani ühiskonna arengu ajaloolistest verstapostidest, Jaapani õiguse kujunemise ajaloolisest periodiseeringust, Jaapani õigust mõjutanud õigussüsteemidest, õigusallikate hierarhiast Jaapani kaasaegses õigussüsteemis, sotsiaalsete suhete regulatsioonipõhimõtetest tänases Jaapanis

  14. Perevägivald sotsiaalse stratifikatsiooni mõjurina : [bakalaureusetöö] / Kaira Perv ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Perv, Kaira, 1973-

    2013-01-01

    Perevägivalla mõistest, olemusest, liikidest, soodustavatest teguritest, sotsiaalse stratifikatsiooni olemusest, liikidest ja peamistest sotsiaalsetest mõjuritest, perevägivalla toimest indiviidi stratifikatsiooniastmestikus liikumisele, ametkondade esindajate nägemustest

  15. Teadusuuringute kasutamisest Euroopa Liidu ja Eesti seadusloomes : [magistritöö] / Kadi Oja ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Oja, Kadi

    2010-01-01

    Seadusloome olemusest ja legitiimsusest, sellega tegelevatest riiklikest institutsioonidest Eestis. Euroopa Liidu õigusloomest ja EL institutsioonide tegevusest selles vallas. Õigusaktide mõjude analüüsist (ÕMA e. RIA = Regulatory Impact Analysis), Eesti seaduseelnõude seletuskirjade normatiivsest sisuanalüüsist

  16. RESEARCH ARTICLE

    Indian Academy of Sciences (India)

    2017-01-11

    Jan 11, 2017 ... ... in a Techne thermocycler, amplified products were multiplexed ..... attempt and the basis for future research and conservation planning in A. altamirani. ..... Zambrano L., Valiente E. and Vander Zanden M.J. 2010 Food web ...

  17. Pedagogical and Social Philosophy in Zambrano’s Family. Between Krausism and Zambranism

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    José Barrientos Rastrojo

    2014-11-01

    Antonio Machado, a close friend of Blas Zambrano, and Manuel Azaña, the last president of the Second Spanish Republic. Our work aims to collect lessons from Zambrano´s (father and daughter speeches to learn how to form contemporary human beings. Furthermore, we will recover pedagogical resources buried by time and by some hidden interests.

  18. Kinnipidamisasutuses karistusaja kandmisel töötamise mõju kinnipeetavate resotsialiseerimisele (Tartu Vangla näitel) : [magistritöö] / Anastassia Rjabova ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Rjabova, Anastassia

    2010-01-01

    Kinnipeetava resotsialiseerimise olemusest ja meetoditest, kinnipeetava vanglas töötamisest resotsialiseerimise meetodina, kinnipeetava vanglas töötamise õiguslikust regulatsioonist Eestis, Tartu Vanglas kinnipeetavate isikute suhtumisest vangide töökohustusse

  19. Uimastite mõju Eesti koolinoorte isiksuse arengule ning nende kuritegelikule käitumisele : [bakalaureusetöö] / Vaike Kargu ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Kargu, Vaike

    2010-01-01

    Legaalsetest uimastitest ja nende esmatarbimise east Eestis, Eesti koolinoorte seas enamkasutatavatest illegaalsetest uimastitest ning nende mõjust koolinoorte käitumisele, sotsiaalõiguslikest tagajärgedest, alaealiste kuritegevusest, ennetustegevusest

  20. Perekonna ja kooli roll esmaste õigusliku sotsialiseerimise agentidena füüsiliselt vägivaldse subjekti kujunemises : [bakalaureusetöö] / Marleen Tamm ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Tamm, Marleen, 1987-

    2010-01-01

    Sotsialiseerimise olemusest ja sotsialiseerimisagentide mõistest, perekonnast ja koolist kui alaealise olulisimatest kujundajatest. Vägivaldse noore kujunemisest, noorte vägivaldsest käitumisest ja selle põhjuseid puudutavast küsitlusest

  1. Di Segni Obiols, Silvia. Adultos en crisis. Jóvenes a la deriva : Ediciones Novedades Educativas, Buenos Aires-México, 2002, 192 páginas

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    Guindi, Patricia

    2006-01-01

    Esta obra se ha convertido en un referente de consulta ineludible tanto en la psicología como en la educación, al aportar un enfoque global de la crisis de la escuela secundaria y de la situación del alumno adolescente en las condiciones que proponía la posmodernidad. Las menciones que se hacían del libro estaban orientadas, en su gran mayoría, a reconocer en el tema de la posmodernidad lo especialmente significativo. Sin embargo, su aporte más novedoso fue la crítica que efectuó a los duelos...

  2. Töötaja varaline vastutus tööandjale tekitatud kahju eest (sotsiaalõiguslik aspekt) : [bakalaureusetöö] / Kristina Tukk ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Tukk, Kristina

    2010-01-01

    Töötaja varalise vastutuse olemusest, eeldustest ja ulatusest, töölepingujärgse kohustuse rikkumisega tekitatud kahju hüvitamise õiguslikust regulatsioonist, töötajatele mõjutusvahendite kohaldamisest Eestis

  3. Joobes mootorsõiduki juhtide karistamine ning ennetusmeetmed Eestis, Rootsis, Soomes ja Venemaal : [magistritöö] / August Käära ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Käära, August

    2011-01-01

    Alkoholi- ja narkojoobe ning -sõltuvuse olemusest ja joobe õigustamise sotsiaalsetest teooriatest, karistamise alustest mootorsõiduki joobes juhtimise eest, sotsiaalprogrammidest - nende analüüsist ja ennetusmeetmetest

  4. Laste füüsiline väärkohtlemine versus karistamine ja tagajärjed : [bakalaureusetöö] / Marianne Ausen ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Ausen, Marianne, 1976-

    2013-01-01

    Empiirilise uuringu läbiviimisest ja valimist, lapse väärkohtlemise mõistest, vormidest ja subjektidest, lapse füüsilise väärkohtlemise tunnustest, karistamisest ja väärkohtlemisest, füüsilise väärkohtlemise tagajärgedest

  5. Kurjategijast ja tema karistamise eesmärkidest riigi ja ühiskonna nägemuses : [magistritöö] / Signe Laanemäe ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Laanemäe, Signe

    2011-01-01

    Kurjategija määratlemisest ja kuritegeliku hälbe peamistest teoreetilistest käsitlustest, riigi karistusvõimu õigusfilosoofilistest ja õigusteoreetilistest põhjendustest, karistuse eesmärkidest ja tõhustamise meetmetest

  6. Sotsiaal-majanduslikud pinged sotsiaalse konflikti eeldusena : (Tallinna ja Harjumaa materjali näitel) : [bakalaureusetöö] / Irina Borozdina ; Tartu Ülikool, õigusteaduskond ; juhendaja: Silvia Kaugia

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    Borozdina, Irina

    2006-01-01

    Inimkäitumist mõjutavad sotsiaal-majanduslikud pinged, olulisemad hälbekäitumise vormid (kuritegevus, alkoholism, narkomaania, prostitutsioon), sotsiaalse konflikti olemus, allikad, liigid, konflikti lahendamine (kohtuprotsess, vahekohus, läbirääkimised, vahendus) sotsiaalse eesmärgina

  7. Una vaca y el Popul Vuh

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    Antonio Silvera Arenas

    1997-09-01

    Full Text Available La vaca chiraca está enamorada. Lucy Amado, Diana Rodríguez (ilus.. Editora Medio Ambiente, Santafé de Bogotá, 1996, 33 págs. Los hijos de los astros. Jaime Restrepo Ch., ilustraciones de Silvia M. Duque H. Jaime Restrepo Ch., Silvia M. Duque H., editores, Manizales, 1996, 51 págs.

  8. Barnacle larval transport in the Mandovi–Zuari estuarine system, central west coast of India

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    George, G.; Desai, D.V.; Gaonkar, C.A.; Aboobacker, V.M.; Vethamony, P.; Anil, A.C.

    Santos A, Dubert J, González-Gordillo JI, Paula J, Peliz A, Santos AMP (2007) Oceanographic and behavioural processes affecting invertebrate larval dispersal and supply in the western Iberia upwelling ecosystem. Prog Oceanogr 74:174-191 Roff JC, Pett...

  9. Esitluskunst : elamu Kollasel tänaval = The Art of Re-Production : a House in Kollane Street / Andres Kurg

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    Kurg, Andres, 1975-

    2001-01-01

    Ümberehitus. Projekteerija: büroo Arhitektuuriagentuur. Arhitektid Toomas Tammis, Tarmo Teedumäe, Urmas Luure. Konstruktsioonid: Silvia Ränd. Projekt 2000, hoone valmis 2001. 7 ill.: asendiplaan, korruste plaanid, välisvaated

  10. 99% maaelu arengukavast võib saada heakskiidu / Heli Raamets

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    Raamets, Heli, 1975-

    2007-01-01

    Maaelu arengukava (MAK), mille alusel jagataks Eestile 14,5 miljardit krooni, ootab novembris Euroopa Liidu heakskiitu. Vt. samas: Euroopa Liidu maaelu arengukavadest; Kommenteerivad: Kalev Kreegipuu, Kaul Nurm, Silvia Lotman, Margus Timmo

  11. Reshaping Health Care in Latin America

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    Reform In Mexico — Silvia Tamez and Nancy Molina ... This book assesses the health care reforms of the past decade in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. ...... prevention and control of pulmonary tuberculosis; prevention and control of high blood ...

  12. Laste joonistatud perepiltidel seisavad kõrvutud vanemad / Katrin Johanson

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    Johanson, Katrin

    2008-01-01

    Psühholoog Toivo Niiberg põhjustest, miks tekitab Karksi-Nuia noorteteatri dokumentaalne lavalugu "Kallid vanemad" äratundmist. Loo seadis Viljandimaa põhikooliõpilaste kirjanditest kokku teatri juht ja lavastaja Silvia Soro

  13. 92 . ORIGINAL ARTICLE

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    cancer. The objective of this study was to determine the impact of Chlamydia ... Key words: risk factors, cervical cancer, HSV 2, Chlamydia trachomatis, sexually transmitted infections. ..... Olida M, Silvia de Sanjose, Quint W, Bosch XF. et al.

  14. Case - Case-Law - Law

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    Sadl, Urska

    2013-01-01

    Reasoning of the Court of Justice of the European Union – Constr uction of arguments in the case-law of the Court – Citation technique – The use of formulas to transform case-law into ‘law’ – ‘Formulaic style’ – European citizenship as a fundamental status – Ruiz Zambrano – Reasoning from...

  15. Right of residence under Article 20 TFEU of the Primary Carer of a Minor Union Citizen: Summary of an expert opinion on issues arising from the pending case of Chavez-Vilchez and others (C-133/15)

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    Dziedzic, Lukasz; Davies, Gareth; De Lange, Janneke; Biersteker, Anouk; Navia-Rodriguez, Lorena

    2015-01-01

    This is an English language summary of an extensive Dutch expert opinion concerning a pending ECJ case of wide relevance - a follow up to Ruiz Zambrano and Dereci which explores some of the more complex and realistic scenarios which may arise. That expert opinion provides a legal analysis of the

  16. Por lo menos quedó la historia

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    Jimena Montaña Cuéllar

    2007-10-01

    Full Text Available Historia del Hospital San Juan de Dios de Bogotá. María Claudia Romero lsaza, Mónica Zambrano Caicedo, Miguel Darío Cárdenas. Alcaldía Mayor de Bogotá, Instituto de Patrimonio Cultural, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, 2008, 149 págs.

  17. Hypoglycemic effect of Berberis microphylla G Forst root extract ...

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    Hypoglycemic effect of Berberis microphylla G Forst root extract. María C. Furrianca, Marysol Alvear, Tomás Zambrano, Víctor Fajardo, Luis A. Salazar. Abstract. Purpose: To evaluate the effect of the root extract of Berberis microphylla on glucose uptake and AMPK-activated protein kinase (AMPK) activity in non-resistant ...

  18. Mecanismos de acción de la anticoncepción de emergencia : evaluación hormonal y patrón de secreción intrauterina de glicodelina durante la fase ovulatoria del ciclo en mujeres tratadas con levonorgestrel a las dosis utilizadas en anticoncepción de emergencia /

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    Durand Carbajal, Marta Margarita

    2011-01-01

     tesis que para obtener el grado de Doctor en Ciencias Biomédicas, presenta Marta Margarita Durand Carbajal ; asesor Fernando Larrea Gallo, Elena Zambrano González, Horacio Merchant Larios. 59 páginas : diagramas. Doctorado en Ciencias Biomédicas UNAM, Facultad de Medicina, 2011

  19. Culturas del Mundo

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    Benwell, Ann Fenger; Costa, Alberto; Waehle, Espen

    2006-01-01

    ’Culturas del mundo. Colecciones del Museo Nacional de Dinamarca’ with Ann Fenger Benwell in Culturas del Mundo. Colecciones del Museo Nacional de Dinamarca, ed. Silvia Sauquet, Fundación "la Caixa", Barcelona 2006, pp. 31-39......’Culturas del mundo. Colecciones del Museo Nacional de Dinamarca’ with Ann Fenger Benwell in Culturas del Mundo. Colecciones del Museo Nacional de Dinamarca, ed. Silvia Sauquet, Fundación "la Caixa", Barcelona 2006, pp. 31-39...

  20. Journal of Genetics | Indian Academy of Sciences

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    ... José Manuel Cozar José Francisco Suárez-Novo Manel Castells-Esteve Pablo Fernández-Gonzalo Belén De-Paula-Carranza Montse Ferrer Ferrán Guedea Gemma Sancho-Pardo Jordi Craven-Bartle María José Ortiz-Gordillo Patricia Cabrera-Roldán Estefanía Herrera-Ramos Carlos Rodríguez-Gallego Pedro C. Lara.

  1. Untitled

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    Nair P K, Ocampo M, Fernandez A, and Nair M T S 1990 Solar Energy Mat. 20 235. Razykov T M 1988 Thin Solid Films 164301. Rodriguez J A and Gordillo G 1989 Solar Energy Mat. 19421. Reddy GB, Pandya D K and Chopra K L 1987 Solar Energy Mat. 15383. Sood A K, Wu K and Zemel J N 1978 Thin Solid Films 48 73.

  2. Translations on Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs No. 268

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    1976-10-21

    COSTA RICA INDICTMENT OF DRUG TRAFFICKERS San Jose LA NACION in Spanish 24 Aug 76 pp 10a, 11a PA [Text] Third Arraigning Judge Maria Luisa Castillo has...been distributing drugs in Las Lomas de Chapultepec . The prisoners will today be turned over to the Directorate General of Pre- Trial Investigations...Guerra, Mary Iraida Rengifo Castillo , Zaida Maria Porras de Marcano and Mercedes Teodora Perez Zambrano were arrested on 5 August. Ten jars containing

  3. Nava tiigi ääres seiklevad Hunt ja Rebane / Liisi Seil ; kommenteerinud Pille Põllumäe

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    Seil, Liisi, 1971-

    2009-01-01

    17.-19. juulini Lilli külas Nava talus toimuvast 4. Nava lava festivalist. 19. 07 mängib Karksi valla kultuurikeskuse noorteteater "O" lasteetendust "Hundi ja Rebase lend lõunanabale", mille on Nava talu peremehe Jaak Kõdari raamatu "Kriimureinulised lood. 3, Argonaudid" põhjal kirjutanud ja lavastanud Silvia Soro. Kostüümid tegi Thea Ilusmets. 17., 18. ja 19. 07 mängitakse Jaak Kõdari mulgikeelset külanäitemängu "Kõik läheb mööda, kõik tuleb jälle. 1912-1918", lavastaja Silvia Soro

  4. ¿Cómo resolver tu gran dificultad para redactar un trabajo?

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    Mora Gallardo, Elsa

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  5. La guerra civil. 70 años para luchar contra el olvido.

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    Rivas, Laura

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  6. Editorial:

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    Ruiz Calderón, Humberto

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  7. El sol de los venados. Un fenómeno universal, pero muy andino.

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    Rivas, Laura

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  8. Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?

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    González, Silvia Lidia

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  9. Sobrevivir en una residencia estudiantil.

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    Valera, Carla

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  10. Miranda en la miseria. Acción cine y televisión.

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    Eguren, Daniel

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  11. Museos: espacios para la memoria.

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    Rivas, Laura

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  12. Narrativa del petróleo: evidencias y acuerdos.

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    Campos, Miguel Ángel

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  13. El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido.

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    González, Silvia Lidia

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: El emblemático número tres. Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Jóvenes, alcohol y ¿salud?. Venezuela, penoso liderazgo: consumo de licor y muertes en percances viales. Por: González, Silvia Lidia ¡Cuidado! ebrio al volante. Artículo Bebiendo el futuro. Por: Morales, Nelson Guía Web Sitios sobre alcoholismo en Internet. Historias El rostro más especial de Venezuela. Jacqueline Saburido. Por: González, Silvia Lidia Hora libre...

  14. Bubble Pinch-Off in a Rotating Flow

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    Bergmann, Raymond; Andersen, Anders Peter; van der Meer, Devaraj

    2009-01-01

    We create air bubbles at the tip of a "bathtub vortex" which reaches to a finite depth. The bathtub vortex is formed by letting water drain through a small hole at the bottom of a rotating cylindrical container. The tip of the needlelike surface dip is unstable at high rotation rates and releases...... bubbles which are carried down by the flow. Using high-speed imaging we find that the minimal neck radius of the unstable tip decreases in time as a power law with an exponent close to 1/3. This exponent was found by Gordillo et al. [Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 194501 (2005)] to govern gas flow driven pinch...

  15. 77 FR 4291 - Turlock Irrigation District; Modesto Irrigation District; Notice of Proposed Restricted Service...

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    2012-01-27

    ... Street, Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95816-7100. Lloyd Mathiesen or Representative, Chicken Ranch Rancheria..., Buena Vista Rancheria, P.O. Box 162283, Sacramento, CA 95816. Silvia Burley or Representative... Representative, Central Sierra Me-Wuk Cultural and Historic Preservation Committee, P.O. Box 699, Tuolumne, CA...

  16. Ugalas valmivad uuslavastused suurtele ja väikestele / Helle Leppik

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    Leppik, Helle

    2009-01-01

    Ugala teatris esietendub 27. novembril "Nii nagu taevas", mille on Kay Pollaki samanimelise filmi järgi dramatiseerinud Sofia Aminoff, lavastanud Ingo Normet. Valmimas on jõululavastus lastele "Nähtamatu varandus". Silvia Soro näidendi lavastab Leino Rei

  17. Latina "Testimonios": A Reflexive, Critical Analysis of a "Latina Space" at a Predominantly White Campus

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    Flores, Judith; Garcia, Silvia

    2009-01-01

    Judith Flores and Silvia Garcia (University of Utah) draw from the work of their mentor, Rina Benmayor and "Telling to live: Latina feminist testimonios" to establish an organization for Latinas who are staff, faculty, students, alumni, and community members at a predominantly White institution (PWI). Critical race feminism (CRF),…

  18. Journal of Biosciences | Indian Academy of Sciences

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    Author Affiliations. SILVIA MERCADO-SÁENZ1 BEATRIZ LÓPEZ-DÍAZ1 FRANCISCO SENDRA-PORTERO1 MANUEL MARTÍNEZ-MORILLO1 MIGUEL J RUIZ-GÓMEZ1. Facultad de Medicina, Departamento de Radiología y Medicina Física, Universidad de Málaga, Málaga, España ...

  19. Eesti aukonsulid tegid puudega laste toetusfondile annetuse

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    2008-01-01

    Ingl. k. lk. 13, pealk.: Consuls support special needs kids. Peaminister Andrus Ansip andis lastekaitsepäeval, 1. juunil 2008 puudega lapsi toetavale Agrenska Fondile üle Eesti aukonsulite 30 000 krooni suuruse annetuse. Agrenska Fondi patroon Rootsis on kuninganna Silvia ja Eestis proua Evelin Ilves

  20. BOOK REVIEWS / RECENSIONI

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    Santacroce, Daniele Luttazzi, Silvia Ballestra, Niccolò Ammaniti, Luisa. Brancaccio, Carlo Lucarelli, Francesca Mazzucato and Matteo. Galiazzo. Generally influenced by North American pulp fiction writers and cinema - Pulp Fiction and American Psycho have been cited - the. Giovani Cannibali rather than emphasising their ...

  1. Staphylococcal Blood Stream Infections in Cancer Patients

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    All blood culture samples received from patients suspected of having ... previously reported by Silvia et al.[2] All the CoNS ... Braunwald E, Kasper DL, Hauser SL, Longo DL, Jameson JL, et al., editor. Harrison's Manual of Medicine. 17th ed.

  2. Journal of Biosciences | Indian Academy of Sciences

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    Home; Journals; Journal of Biosciences. VINCENZO IERARDI. Articles written in Journal of Biosciences. Volume 42 Issue 4 December 2017 pp 623-636 Article. Klebsiella pneumoniae antibiotic resistance identified by atomic force microscopy · VINCENZO IERARDI PAOLO DOMENICHINI SILVIA REALI GIAN MARCO ...

  3. Eestis võltsitakse kunsti / Pekka Erelt

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    Erelt, Pekka, 1965-

    2000-01-01

    25. X 1999 kunstiagentuuri Haus oksjonil Anne Luigele müüdud Elmar Kitse õlimaal "Tants" on tõenäoliselt võltsing. Maie Raitari, Mai Levini, Tiiu Talvistu, Saskia Kasemaa, Jüri Kuuskemaa, Silvia Jõgeveri, Valve Janovi arvamused. Maali värvide keemilise analüüsi teeb EKMi restauraator Alar Nurkse.

  4. La educación como conflicto intercultural en América Latina : el caso de los movimientos indígenas del CRIC (Colombia) y la CONAIE (Ecuador) /

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    González Terreros, María Isabel

    2011-01-01

     tesis que para obtener el grado de Doctor en Estudios Latinoamericanos, presenta María Isabel González Terreros ; asesor Silvia Soriano Hernández. VII, 265 páginas : fotografías, mapas. Doctorado en Estudios Latinoamericanos UNAM, Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, 2011

  5. Segnalazioni - Signalementen - Notes

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    Guglielmo Perfetti

    2014-10-01

    Full Text Available Guglielmo Perfetti - Segnalazione di Silvia Casilio, Una generazione d’emergenza. L’Italia della controcultura (1965-1969, Firenze, Le Monnier, 2013, 376 p., ISBN: 9788800740265, €28,00.Franco Musarra - Ricordo di Titus Heydenreich (Amburgo 14 dicembre 1936 – 23 dicembre 2013 HemhovenFloris Meens - Roma Aeterna

  6. Journal of Biosciences | Indian Academy of Sciences

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    Home; Journals; Journal of Biosciences; Volume 28; Issue 6. A skeletochronological study of growth, longevity, and age at sexual maturity in a population of Rana latastei (Amphibia, Anura). Fabio M Guarino Silvia Lunardi Michela Carlomagno Stefano Mazzotti. Articles Volume 28 Issue 6 December 2003 pp 775-782 ...

  7. Külanäitemäng üllatas tenori ja kooriga / Liisi Seil

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    Seil, Liisi, 1971-

    2009-01-01

    17.-19. juulini toimus Lilli külas 4. Nava lava festival. Loeti luulet ja mängiti Jaak Kõdari kirjutatud mulgikeelset näitemängu "Kõik läheb mööda" ning lasteetendust "Hundi ja Rebase lend lõunanabale". Mõlemad lavastas Silvia Soro

  8. Piiriäärne lava valmistub taas esietenduseks / Margus Haav

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    Haav, Margus, 1969-

    2008-01-01

    Lõuna-Eestis Lilli külas algaval Nava lava festivalil tuuakse publiku ette Nava talu peremehe Jaak Kõdari näidend "Jukra", lavastaja Silvia Soro. Üht kandvat rolli mängib näitleja Lembit Eelmäe

  9. Maramaa elust poksi ja graffitini / Andres Lepik, Ott Aardam ; interv. Gert Kiiler

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    Lepik, Andres

    2008-01-01

    Ugala teater alustas 89. hooaega. Esimese poole plaanitud esietendused : Toomas Suumani "Linnapea" Heiki Raudla raamatu "August Maramaa aeg" järgi, lavastaja Andres Lepik. Ott Aardami noortetükist "Poks", lavastaja autor. Gerald Sibleyras' "Grafiti", lavastaja Taago Tubin. Silvia Soro jõulunäidend "Inetu pardipoja" ainetel, lavastaja Oleg Titov

  10. Meremaa võluriga päeva kallastele / Helle Leppik

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    Leppik, Helle

    1999-01-01

    29. apr. esietendub Ugalas "Meremaa võlur. Päeva kaldad", lavalugu Ursula K. Le Guini Meremaa-lugude alusel, lavastaja Andres Noormets, kunstnikud Silver Vahtre ja Airi Eras, peaosades Margus Vaher, Martin Algus, Aarne Soro, Leila Säälik, Gert Raudsepp, Silvia Sarrap

  11. 16 moeõppetundi itaalia stiilis / Nicole Picart, Richard Gianorio, Marie Varvoux

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    Picart, Nicole

    2007-01-01

    Itaalia moekunstnikud Gianfranco Ferre, Frida Giannini (Gucci), Graeme Black (Ferragamo), Angela Missioni (Missioni), Laura Lusuardi (Max Mara), Roberto Cavalli, Donatella Versace, Silvia Venturini (Fendi), Gaia Trussardi, Tomas Maier (Bottega Veneta), Dolce & Gabbana, Cristina Ortiz (Brioni), Rossella Jardini (Moschino), Alberta Ferretti, Giorgio Armani, Dean ja Dan Caten (Dsquared 2) iseloomustavad ideaalset naist, itaalia stiili, ajatut moodi ja kommenteerivad oma moekunstnikuks saamist. Lisatud fotod moekunstnikest

  12. Johann Urbi vanatädi / Simo Meinert

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    Meinert, Simo

    2005-01-01

    Kanal 2 asub näitama Hollywoodi draamasarja "Mägi" ("The Mountain"), kus astub üles laulja Tarmo Urbi poeg Johann. Urbide perekondlikest suhetest räägib laulja Silvia Urb. Lisatud seriaali lühitutvustus ning loetelu J. Urbi varasematest rollidest. Sama artikkel ilma lisadeta: Teleleht nr. 22, 2005/Jun/6, lk. 7 : ill

  13. Induction of cell cycle arrest and apoptosis by Ormenis eriolepis a ...

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    Induction of cell cycle arrest and apoptosis by Ormenis eriolepis a Morrocan endemic plant in various human cancer cell lines. Lamiae Belayachi, Clara Aceves-Luquero, Nawel Merghoub, Silvia Fernández de Mattos, Saaïd Amzazi, Priam Villalonga, Youssef Bakri ...

  14. Logopedia : el punto de articulación

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    Gallardo-Paúls, Beatriz

    2012-01-01

    El Punto de articulación. Revisión del déficit fonético y fonológico. Píldora elaborada por Silvia Jimenez, de primer curso de Logopedia. Asignatura ''Fundamentos linguísticos de la logopedia''.

  15. Vikergallup : eesti kirjandus 2015 / Oliver Berg, Evelyn Fridolin, Sveta Grigorjeva ... [jt.

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    2016-01-01

    Kriitikute arvamus 2015. aastal Eestis ilmunud nüüdiskirjandusest. Aasta parimaks uudisteoseks nimetati Paša Matšinovi (Paavo Matsin) romaan "Gogoli disko", parimaks debüüdiks Silvia Urgase luulekogu "Siht/koht", parimate tõlkeraamatuna tõsteti esile Péter Nádasi romaan "Mälestuste raamat"

  16. Pallaslaste maalikunst rahvusraamatukogus / Jüri Hain

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    Hain, Jüri, 1941-

    2008-01-01

    Näitus "Pallaslaste maalikunst Eesti Rahvusraamatukogus" rahvusraamatukogu peanäitusesaalis kuni 6. XII. Andrus Johani, Valdemar Väli, Juhan Nõmmiku, Eerik Haameri, Endel Kõksi, Ene Falkenbergi, Silvia Leitu, Olev Mikiveri, Richard Sagritsa, Richard Uutmaa, Valerian Loigu ja Elmar Kitse töödest

  17. Movimiento de mujeres en El Salvador (1986-2008) : desde su invisibilidad histórica y política hasta la incorporación de la perspectiva de género /

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    Navas de Melgar María, Candelaria

    2013-01-01

     tesis que para obtener el grado de Doctorado en Ciencia Política, presenta Candelaria Navas de Melgar María ; tutora principal de tesis Silvia Soriano Hernández. 315 páginas. Doctorado en Ciencia Política Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 2013

  18. How Students' Perceptions of the School Climate Influence Their Choice to Upstand, Bystand, or Join Perpetrators of Bullying

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    Ferráns, Silvia Diazgranados; Selman, Robert L.

    2014-01-01

    The authors of this article, Silvia Diazgranados Ferráns and Robert Selman, use an emergent framework to explore how the rules of the school culture at different perceived school climates affect early adolescents' decisions to upstand, bystand, or join the perpetrators when they witness peer aggression and bullying. Through a grounded theory…

  19. Dadaismi emme Hannah Höch / Ragna Nukk

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    Nukk, Ragne, 1984-

    2010-01-01

    Saksa kunstniku Hannah Höchi näitus "Personal is Political. Hannah Höch ja tema kunsti tõlgendus" Tallinna Kunstihoones 17. oktoobrini 2010, kuraator Reet Varblane. Eksponeeritakse ka ameerika kunstniku Martha Rosleri, eesti kunstnike Silvia Jõgeveri, Valve Janovi jt. töid

  20. Grand Conversations across Texts

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    Crafton, Linda K., Ed.; Johnson, Nancy J., Ed.

    2008-01-01

    This issue of "School Talk" brings together the ideas of purposefulness and intertextuality together in a teaching practice called intentional intertextual inquiry. "Making Inquiry Intentional and Intertextual" (Karen Smith, Sarah Diaz, and Silvia Edgerton) discusses the framework that combines inquiry-based learning and intertextuality within…

  1. Mass transfer and kinetic modelling of supercritical CO 2 extraction of fresh tea leaves (Camellia sinensis L.

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    Pravin Vasantrao Gadkari

    Full Text Available Abstract Supercritical carbon dioxide extraction was employed to extract solids from fresh tea leaves (Camellia sinensis L. at various pressures(15 to 35 MPa and temperatures (313 to 333K with addition of ethanol as a polarity modifier. The diffusion model and Langmuir model fit well to experimental data and the correlation coefficients were greater than 0.94. Caffeine solubility was determined in supercritical CO2 and the Gordillo model was employed to correlate the experimental solubility values. The Gordillo model fit well to the experimental values with a correlation coefficient 0.91 and 8.91% average absolute relative deviation. Total phenol content of spent materials varied from 57 to 85.2 mg of gallic acid equivalent per g spent material, total flavonoid content varied from 50.4 to 58.2 mg of rutin equivalent per g spent material and the IC50 value (antioxidant content varied from 27.20 to 38.11 µg of extract per mL. There was significant reduction in polyphenol, flavonoid and antioxidant content in the extract when supercritical CO2 extraction was carried out at a higher pressure of 35 MPa.

  2. Políticas de buenas prácticas relacionadas con la seguridad informática y la continuidad del negocio en el mall del centro

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    Erazo Parra, José Luis

    2016-01-01

    Al realizar una búsqueda en la biblioteca de UNIANDES, se encontró un trabajo, que sirve como antecedente al presente trabajo investigativo, al que destaco el trabajo realizado por la Master, Viera Zambrano, con su tema” Plan administrativo de red interna para mejorar la seguridad de la información de la Escuela de perfeccionamiento de aerotécnicos de la Fuerza Aérea”, trabajo presentado en el año 2015, previa a la obtención del título de Magister en Informática Empresarial. ...

  3. Math education as a factor of school desertion and social exclusion

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    Rivas, Pedro José

    2005-01-01

    ¡Con la universidad hemos topado, sancho! Rivas, Pedro José Un modelo de formación de docentes en la obra y pensamiento pedagógico de Philippe Meirieu Zambrano Leal, Armando Perspectiva crítica de Paulo Freire y su contribución a la teoría del currículo Angulo, Lilian Nayive y León, Aníbal La educación matemática co...

  4. En el Parque Tecnológico sientan las bases para empresarios innovadores.

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    Puentes, Igor

    2008-01-01

    Nueva etapa Liderazgo. Esencia del desarrollo humano y organizacional Zambrano, Ana María Haciendo historia académica Ferrer, Argelia Liderazgo que nunca muere... Puentes, Igor Liderazgo y universidad en el siglo XXI Una universidad, un líder Pérez, María de Los Ángeles Universidad y liderazgo. De lo individual a lo colectivo Puentes, Igor José Vicente Scorza. Ciencias y responsabilidad social Puentes, Igor Luis Hernández. Líderez para una verdadera p...

  5. EU citizenship and the European Court of Justice's 'stone-by-stone' approach

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    Lenaerts, Koenraad

    2015-01-01

    Examining the seminal judgment of the European Court of Justice (the ‘ECJ’) in the Ruiz Zambrano case (C‑34/09,EU:C:2011:124) and its progeny, this paper is to illustrate the fact that in hard cases of constitutional importance the ECJ follows an incremental approach. This means ,in essence, that the ECJ does not take ‘longjumps’ when expounding the rationale underpinning the solution given to novel questions of constitutional importance. On the contrary, the persuasiveness of its argumentati...

  6. Metic's philia: a gender approach to the Antigones of the XXth century

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    Elena Porciani

    2015-12-01

    Full Text Available This essay intends to investigate interpretations and rewritings of Sofocle’s Antigone in the second half of 20th Century from a gender perspective. In particular, it analyses four thematic features departing from Sofocle’s text and aims to a progressive inclusion of gender issues into a queer point of view: the unburied dead, the conflict between Antigone and Creon, women’s ‘philia’ on stage, Antigone as a ‘metoikos’ with fluid identity. It examines works of female authors and scholars such as Judith Butler, Martha Nussbaum, Grete Weil, and María Zambrano.

  7. The photographer in the contemporary spanish romance O fotográfico no romance espanhol contemporâneo

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    Fernando de Tacca

    2011-12-01

    Full Text Available This article talks about the construction of the imaginary of spanish being, based on three spanish literary works related to the photographic: La foto de los suecos, Juan Cruz (1998, La ruta de Snábel, from Vital Citores(2001, and El pintor de batallas, Arturo Perez-Reverte (2006. The interest of these books analysis came from the reading of the book España, sueño y verdad, from the researcher and essayist María Zambrano (1965, whereupon she works the spanish ethus built by three literary charecters: Dom Quijote, El Cid and Don Juan. With the analyses, this article explores questions between charecters and authors in the spanish’s recent literary production, where the photographer is revealed as enunciator and narrative element and concludes that, the recent literature keeps considerable distance of social ambiguity presents in the book and in the epic charecters analysed by Zambrano. Este artigo trata da construção de imaginário do ser espanhol, calcado em três obras da literatura espanhola que trata do fotográfico: A foto de los suecos, de Juan Cruz (1998, La ruta de Snábel, de Vital Citores(2001, e El pintor de batallas, de Arturo Perez-Reverte (2006. O despertar para a análise dessas obras e seus personagens surgiu a partir da leitura do livro España, sueño y verdad, da pesquisadora e ensaísta María Zambrano(1965, no qual ela trabalha o ethus espanhol construído a partir de três personagens literários: Don Quijote, El Cid e Don Juan. Com as análises, esse artigo explora questões entre personagens e autores na recente produção literária espanhola, nas quais o fotográfico se revela como elemento enunciador e narrativo e conclui que, a literatura recente mantém considerável distância da ambiguidade social presente na obra e nos personagens épicos analisados por Zambrano.

  8. Consultas

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    Universidad Nacional de Colombia Facultad de Ciencias Agropecuarias

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    Full Text Available En el presente artículo se encuentran varias consultas hechas por diferentes personas entre las que encontramos una del señor Rafael Obregón Botero dirigido a M.J. Rivero donde hace referencia a la mayor o menor susceptibilidad de las especies de uva a la enfermedad el oidium y mildew. También se encuentra una sobre cuatro muestras de fique tomadas del cultivo del señor Adolfo Zambrano, además se habla sobre el control de comejenes subterráneos en las plantaciones de citrus, entre otras consultas.

  9. Places Available: How to Write a Competitive Proposal for Horizon 2020

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    This training aims to help perspective proposal writers to prepare competitive proposals for projects under the new EU Horizon 2020 programme. Note: the course is not designed to address the specific aspects of Marie-Curie and ERC projects.   Content: Module 1: Structure and Terminology used in Horizon 2020 Module 2: How the Research Topics were selected (Lobby) Module 3: How Proposal are Evaluated Module 4: How to Write the ‘Potential Impact’ of the Proposal Module 5: The One Page Proposal Module 6: How to Streamline Proposal Writing Module 7: How to Find the Best Partners Format: Lectures and presentations Language: English Duration: 5 hours  Contact: Silvia Schuh, 79871, silvia.schuh@cern.ch or Nathalie Dumeaux, 78144, nathalie.dumeaux@cern.ch Upcoming Sessions: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., 13 May 2014 Sign Up in EDH!

  10. ¿Saber sin poder? El ethos universitario según los filósofos del exilio republicano español del 39

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    Sánchez Cue, Antolín

    2015-06-01

    Full Text Available Some relevant reflections on the University ‘ethos’ are distinguished in the context of the 1939 Spanish Republican exile. In particular, reflections of philosophers as Fernando de los Ríos, Joaquín Xirau and José Gaos, exponents of a knowledge rooted out in search of new springs of power. It is also taken into account the case of María Zambrano, whose apparent disinterest for the university question is an indication of a knowledge coherent with his exile and uncompromising to the academic discipline, of a knowledge that has resigned to power and demands a new ‘ethos’.Se apuntan algunas reflexiones relevantes sobre el ethos universitario en el contexto del exilio republicano español de 1939. En concreto, de autores como Fernando de los Ríos, Joaquín Xirau y José Gaos, exponentes todo ellos de un saber desarraigado en busca de nuevos resortes de poder. Se tiene además en cuenta el caso de María Zambrano, cuyo aparente desinterés por la cuestión universitaria es indicio de un saber coherente con su exilio e irreductible a la disciplina académica, de un saber que ha renunciado al poder y exige un nuevo ethos.

  11. Papers Selected for Presentation at the International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment (16th) Held at Buenos Aires, Argentina on 2-9 June 1982. Volume 2.

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    ARGENTINA Oscar Dominguez and Stella Carballo .............. 355 STUDIES ON SOME URBAN PROBLEMS USING AIRBORNE REMOTE SENSORS IN SANTIAGO, CHILE ...SAN JUAN ARGENTINA) (1) Silvia Lendaro de Gianni (2,3) Enrique Uliarte (I) Centro Regional de Agua Subterrgnea (2) Universidad Nacional de San Juan act...Hidrogeol6gico para refuerzo do la provisi6n de agua " a Puerto Deseado. In4dito. - Pezzuchi, Hugo Daniel (1978) "studio Geol6gico de la zona de Lstancia Dos

  12. A Family of Finite-Dimensional Representations of Generalized Double Affine Hecke Algebras of Higher Rank

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    Fu, Yuchen; Shelley-Abrahamson, Seth

    2016-06-01

    We give explicit constructions of some finite-dimensional representations of generalized double affine Hecke algebras (GDAHA) of higher rank using R-matrices for U_q(sl_N). Our construction is motivated by an analogous construction of Silvia Montarani in the rational case. Using the Drinfeld-Kohno theorem for Knizhnik-Zamolodchikov differential equations, we prove that the explicit representations we produce correspond to Montarani's representations under a monodromy functor introduced by Etingof, Gan, and Oblomkov.

  13. Estudios fisicoquímicos y farmacobotánicos en algunas especies de asteráceas y rosáceas medicinales nativas

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    Martínez, Gloria Cristina

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    Fil: Martínez, Gloria Cristina. Universidad Nacional del Nordeste. Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias; Argentina. Fil: Marchevsky, Eduardo J. Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas. Centro Científico Tecnológico Conicet – San Luis. Instituto de Química San Luis; Argentina. Fil: Mazza, Silvia M. Universidad Nacional del Nordeste. Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias; Argentina. El intercambio de hierbas y otros productos naturales, tanto para uso medicinal como alimentario y d...

  14. Book reviews / by Jürgen Rooste and Paul Raud

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    Arvustus: Sinijärv, Karl Martin. KMSX: kuidas öelda. Tallinn Näo Kirik, 2016 ; Heinsaar, Mehis. Unistuste tappev kasvamine. Tallinn : Menu, 2016 ; Friedenthal, Meelis. Inglite keel. Tallinn : Varrak, 2016 ; Filimonov, P. I. Laulis, kuni kõik lõppes / tõlkinud Ingrid Velbaum-Staub. Tallinn : Varrak, 2016 ; Urgas, Silvia. Siht/Koht. Tartu : Elusamus, 2015 ; Kaus, Jan. Läheduste raamat. Tallinn : Verb, 2016

  15. Pareceristas da RBHCS no Triênio 2015-2017

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    Pareceristas da RBHCS no Triênio 2015-2017   Adelar Heinsfeld (UPF) Adilson Júnior Ishihara Brito (UFPA) Adilson Prizmic Momce (UFMS) Alcileide Cabral do Nascimento (UFRPE) Alexandre de Oliveira Karsburg (UNISINOS) Alfredo Veiga-Neto (UFRGS) Ana Carolina de Carvalho Viotti (UNESP) Ana Paula Korndörfer (UNISINOS) Ana Silvia Volpi Scott (NEPO/Unicamp) Anderson Roberti dos Reis (UFMT) Andréia Orsato (IFSul) Andrés Cobo de Guzmán (Université Gren...

  16. Is obesity in women protective against osteoporosis?

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    Migliaccio, Silvia; Greco, Emanuela A; Fornari, Rachele; Donini, Lorenzo M; Lenzi, Andrea

    2011-01-01

    Silvia Migliaccio1,2, Emanuela A Greco1, Rachele Fornari1, Lorenzo M Donini1, Andrea Lenzi11Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Sezione di Fisiopatologia, Endocrinologia e Nutrizione, Università Sapienza di Roma, 2Dipartimento di Scienze della Salute, Università Foro Italico di Roma, ItaliaAbstract: The belief that obesity is protective against osteoporosis has recently come into question. The latest epidemiologic and clinical studies have shown that a high level of f...

  17. Militancia feminista y empoderamiento expresivo. Reseña libro: la banda lavanda. Cuaderno de creación, metodología y experiencias

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    Silvia Palumbo Jaime

    2016-01-01

    Full Text Available La banda lavanda. Cuaderno de creación, metodología y experiencias traza los orígenes, el desarrollo y la manifestación del proyecto de empoderamiento expresivo creado por Silvia Palumbo Jaime como herramienta de arte feminista. Pero también da cuenta de su propia historia como activista crecida al desamparo de la última dictadura militar y como artista y tambora lesbiana feminista en Argentina.

  18. La mujer inmigrante indefensa: Princesas, lejos de su reino

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    Gabrielle Carty

    2014-06-01

    Full Text Available Son pocas las representaciones anteriores a la década de 1990 que se hacen eco de la inmigración extranjera en España, pero –coincidiendo con los rápidos cambios que experimentaban los modelos migratorios– esto cambia posteriormente a esa fecha (Elena 2005. Princesas fue escrita, dirigida y producida por Fernando León de Aranoa y pertenece a un número reducido de películas rodadas en España que tiene uno o varios personajes inmigrantes importantes y en la que la inmigración constituye uno de los temas principales de la narrativa (Gordillo 2007: 5.

  19. El Cementerio Central. Bogotá, la vida urbana y la muerte

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    José Antonio Amaya

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    Full Text Available Oscar Iván Calvo Isaza, El Cementerio Central. Bogotá, la vida urbana y la muerte. Santafé de Bogotá: Tercer Mundo Editores / Observatorio de Cultura Urbana, Colección Académica, 1998, 153 págs. El libro recoge lo sustancial de la monografía de grado, idénticamente intitulada, que el autor sustentó en este Departamento de Historia en junio del presente año para optar por el título de historiador, bajo la dirección del profesor Bernardo Tovar Zambrano. Como lo prescribe la crítica histórica, aquí se reseña el original universitario, tanto más cuanto que en este caso la monografia presenta un texto más amplio y más reciente.

  20. Antígonas. Una visión intertextual

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    Elena Cano Turrión

    2011-04-01

    Full Text Available In this article and from an intertextual point of view, we will try to examine how theSophoclean hypotext has generated three very different hypertexts. The first one is the short story“Antígona o la elección” by M. Yourcenar, which goes further the religious motivation in the originaltext; then, there is an essay written as a dialogue by Maria Zambrano, entitled La tumba de Antígonawhich main topics are confrontation against power, lack of freedom and destiny and faith in humanconscience. Finally, Luis Riaza’s Antígona…¡Cerda! Appears closer to its hypotext but at the same timesemantic deviation becomes more relevant.

  1. Molecular Dynamics Simulations of a Linear Nanomotor Driven by Thermophoretic Forces

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    Zambrano, Harvey A; Walther, Jens Honore; Jaffe, Richard L.

    Molecular Dynamics of a Linear Nanomotor Driven by Thermophoresis Harvey A. Zambrano1, Jens H. Walther1,2 and Richard L. Jaffe3 1Department of Mechanical Engineering, Fluid Mechanics, Technical University of Denmark, DK-2800 Lyngby, Denmark; 2Computational Science and Engineering Laboratory, ETH...... future molecular machines a complete understanding of the friction forces involved on the transport process at the molecular level have to be addressed.18 In this work we perform Molecular Dynamics (MD) simulations using the MD package FASTTUBE19 to study a molecular linear motor consisting of coaxial...... the valence forces within the CNT using Morse, harmonic angle and torsion potentials.19We include a nonbonded carbon-carbon Lennard-Jones potential to describe the vdW interaction between the carbon atoms within the double wall portion of the system. We equilibrate the system at 300K for 0.1 ns, by coupling...

  2. Seeing our face. Reflections on Identity, Art, Language

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    Micla Petrelli

    2010-12-01

    Full Text Available The face, the voice, the space that our body occupies are obscure to ourselves just like the experience of our birth. From Psychoanalysis to Phenomenology, from Freud to Merleau-Ponty, through Simmel, Ortega y Gasset and Zambrano, we learn that self-perception - the inward eye - is an experience that encompasses the styles of the verbal and visual (poetic and pictorial representations, while showing and defending the intimacy, inside and outside the ego. Thanks to its metaphoric essence, the word possess the ability to show itself as a figure, imago. Metaphor is the facet of language. The word takes shape and significance thanks to a fluctuation between subtraction, distance (language is never straightforward, will of adherence and belonging, while making itself visible and becoming the maternal facet of language.

  3. La filosofía de las mujeres en el siglo XXI

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    Rubí de María Gómez Campos

    2013-07-01

    Full Text Available Este artículo no sólo presenta a mujeres del ámbito de la filosofía moderna y contemporánea como Edith Stein, María Zambrano o Hannah Arendt, sino que reflexiona sobre la singularidad de esta creatividad filosófica. Una creatividad desconocida y que ahora, en un momento en que se postula la muerte de la filosofía, se desvela como la continuidad del pensamiento humano. Las filósofas inventan, recuperan, destruyen y vuelven a re-construir temas negados y reprimidos por la filosofía tradicional. Su subjetividad representa en sí misma la exaltación del otro, la presencia de una alteridad, de una forma de ver que pretende la búsqueda de la representación de la verdad, de la realidad.

  4. Ortega’s Metaphor versus Zambrano’s Symbol. A Divergence

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    Alejandro Rodríguez Díaz del Real

    2016-12-01

    Full Text Available There are great similarities and stylistic analogies between the essays and philosophical writings of José Ortega y Gasset (1883-1955 and María Zambrano (1904-1991, derived from the university relationship they had during the late 1920’s, which can be seen in María Zambrano’s respect and admiration towards Ortega y Gasset as her teacher. Taking the use of metaphor in María Zambrano’s works as the starting point of this analysis, the present article explores the evolution of Zambrano’s style, from a remarkable initial Ortegan influence in her very early writings to how she defines her own path, where the metaphor slowly disappears and the symbol becomes an increasingly central element of her literary expression.

  5. Note e recensioni

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    Autori Vari

    2012-05-01

    Full Text Available Volumi Diego Giordano e Alberto Fragio (a cura di, Hans Blumenberg. Nuovi paradigmi di analisi, [Emanuela Mazzi] • Emilio Garroni, Creatività [Benedetta De Pieri] • María Zambrano, Luoghi della poesia [Mariagrazia Portera] • Giorgio Colli, Apollineo e dionisiaco [Alice Barale] • Marie-José Mondzain, Il commercio degli sguardi [Michele Gardini] • Gabriele Tomasi, Un bicchiere con Hume e Kant: divertissement estetico-metafisico [Filippo Focosi] • Egidio Tinaburri, Husserl e Aristotele. Coscienza Immaginazione Mondo [Elena Pagni] Convegni Annual Lectures di Luigi Luca Cavalli Sforza e Marcus Feldman, Milano 6 maggio 2011 [Mariagrazia Portera] • “Sentire e Pensare. Kantismo e Fenomenologia a confronto”, Napoli, 10-11 novembre 2011 [Agostino Cera]  

  6. La metáfora de la luz como expresión del alma en “Livia y los sueños” de Jesús Gardea

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    María del Rosario Lara

    2014-01-01

    Full Text Available En el presente artículo exploramos la expresión artística de la idea de alma a través de la metáfora de la luz tal y como aparece en “Livia y los sueños” . Para ello, nos basare - mos en los postulados filosóficos de María Zambrano referentes a las concepciones de alma, ser humano y destino. En nuestra investigación también abordaremos la forma como tiempo y espacio en la obra de Gardea integran un cronotopo específico, como base donde la idea de alma puede desplegarse en toda su plenitud.

  7. Novedades en la reagrupación de los progenitores extranjeros por parte de un menor comunitario.

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    Lucía Aparicio Chofré

    2011-09-01

    Full Text Available El presente artículo analiza las últimas novedades, producidas tanto en la jurisprudencia comunitaria como en el ordenamiento jurídico español, relativas al régimen jurídico aplicable a los menores nacionales comunitarios en el ejercicio del derecho a la reagrupación de sus ascendientes cuando son nacionales de un tercer Estado. En concreto el artículo se detiene en el estudio de la sentencia Zambrano del Tribunal de Justicia de la Unión Europea y en la Sentencia de la Sala de lo Contencioso- Administrativo del Tribunal Supremo de 1 de junio de 2010 y las repercusiones que las mismas han supuesto el régimen de ciudadanía de la Unión Europea y en los derechos de los menores en España en el ámbito de la extranjeríaThis paper analyses the last novelties both in the EU law and in the spanish legal system concerning the legal status of those minors that enjoy citizenship of a member state and try to exercise their rights to family reunification with their anscestor, when these ancestors are national of athird Country. Specifically, the paper focuses on the analisis of two judgments: the Zambrano Case of the Court of Justice of the European Union and the ruling of the Courtfor contentious administrative proceedings of the Spanish Suprem Court of the1 of june 2010. Finally, the paper sheds light on the consequences of thesetwo rulings in the EU nationality law and in the field of minor rights inSpanish nationality law

  8. Análisis de paleoesfuerzos mediante datos de fallas estriadas en el “stock” de chinchiná-santa rosa, en la cantera la virgen manizales, caldas

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    Gómez-Hurtado, Eliana; Marín-Marín, Juan Sebastián; Hincapié-Jaramillo, Gustavo

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    Eliana Gómez-Hurtado1, Juan Sebastián Marín-Marín1, & Gustavo Hincapié-Jaramillo 2 1 Estudiante programa de Geología, Universidad de Caldas, Manizales, Caldas , 2Profesor Departamento de Ciencias Geológicas, Universidad de Caldas, Manizales, Caldas Falla Silvia Pijao pertenece al Sistema de Fallas de Romeral y pone en contacto rocas de los complejos Quebradagrande (al este) y Arquía (al oeste). El “Stock” ...

  9. La Transición hacia el Trabajo Libre en Cuba, 1870 - 1886

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    Cowling, Camillia

    2014-01-01

    Traducción del inglés: Silvia Cogollos AmayaEste artículo examina el rol de las mujeres de color en la transición de Cuba al trabajo libre (1870-1886). Se encontró que una cantidad significativa de las peticiones de libertad y de mejoramiento de las condiciones de esclavitud fueron hechas por mujeres. Las mujeres tenían un papel específico que jugar dentro de la resistencia a la esclavitud. Esto se atribuye a varis factores; la responsabilidad de las mujeres en sus respectivas familias signif...

  10. Kuidas olla peresõbralik tööandja : muret valmistab erisoodustusmaks, kuid hoolivus on ülesanne number üks

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    2008-01-01

    Oma ettevõtte peresõbralikkusest ja paindlikkusest räägivad Kädi Vestberg HR factory OÜ-st, Kadri Johanson CV-Keskusest, Kati Oja reisibüroost Estravel, Helena Erm Scania Eesti AS-ist, Moonika Kähr kinnisvarafirmast Uus Maa, Liina Oks Sampo pangast, Reet Treial Balti Investeeringute Grupi Pank AS-ist, Ülle Matt elektroonikafirmast Elcoteq, Silvia Savik Nukuteatrist, Ülle Filin Tele2 Eesti AS-ist, Sirje Tammiste Sirje Tammiste Konsultandibüroost, Getri Järvsoo Fortum Termest AS-ist ja Kärt Kirso AS-ist Kalev Chocolate Factory

  11. Tendenze interpuntorie in giovani narratori

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    Spinelli, Silvia

    2016-01-01

    Il saggio si concentra sull’analisi dei fenomeni interpuntori all’interno di alcuni romanzi scritti da giovani autori italiani e pubblicati dopo l’anno duemila: 100 colpi di spazzola prima di andare a dormire, di Melissa P. (2003), La ragazza dei miei sogni di Roberto Dimitri (2007), La solitudine dei numeri primi di Paolo Giordano (2008), La Panzanella di Giulia Villoresi (2009), Acciaio di Silvia Avallone (2010) e Troppa umana speranza di Alessandro Mari (2011). L’analisi comparata dei roma...

  12. Passing the Remote: Community and Television Viewing in Woobinda and La guerra degli Antò

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    Seger, Monica

    2011-01-01

    This paper explores television-modeled narratives in Silvia Ballestra’s La guerra degli Antò, of 1992, and Aldo Nove’s Woobinda, of 1996. In so doing, it considers both the role of a text's author and the majority/minority reception practices that lead to its social imprint. For a definition of reception practices it turns to the work of media and reception scholars such as Henry Jenkins and Ien Ang. Employing a soap-operatic narrative and respecting the viewing practices of a mi...

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    Leonardo Díaz Collao

    2017-12-01

    Full Text Available Enrique Cámara de Landa, Matías Isolabella, Leonardo D’Amico, Terada Yoshitaka, eds. Ethnomusicology and Audiovisual Communication: Selected Papers from the MusiCam 2014 Symposium. Valladolid: Universidad de Valladolid, Aula de Música, 2016, 236 pp. Gustavo Celedón Bórquez. Sonido y acontecimiento. Santiago: Ediciones Metales Pesados, 2016, 203 pp. Fondo Nacional de Fomento del Libro y la Lectura, Convocatoria 2016, CNCA. Silvia Andreu Muñoz y Rodrigo Quiroga Provoste. La musicoterapia en Chile: 1955-2014. Santiago de Chile: Escuela de Postgrado, Facultad de Artes Universidad de Chile, 2015, 100 pp.

  14. ヴァレンタインのシルヴィア放棄とジューリアの卒倒 : 『ヴェローナの二紳士』の新しい読み方

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    青木, 啓治; Keiji, Aoki; 桃山学院大学文学部

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    The problem of how to interpret the final scene of Shakespeare's The Two Gentleman of Verona has long been discussed but has yet to be convincingly solved. In that scene, Valentine catches his friend Proteus trying to seduce his love Silvia and blames him for his betrayal; but because his friend deeply regrets his crime, Valentine not only forgives him but also, to show his friendship to be true, is willing to surrender his love to him. This attitude of his has been made a focus of criticism;...

  15. Study on the Future of Mutual Recognition in Criminal Matters in the European Union

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    Vestergaard, Jørn; Adamo, Silvia

    2008-01-01

    Practitioners in the criminal justice system are fairly content with the European Arrest Warrant and other schemes based on the principle of mutual recognition of judicial decisions. This is the result of a survey published by Professor of Criminal Law Jørn Vestergaard and research asststant Silvia...... Adamo from The Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen. In recent years, the principle  of mutual recognition has become a cornerstone in police and criminal law cooperation between Member States. In particular, the European Arrest Warrant has come to play an important role. The pivotal point...

  16. Weiblichkeitsentwürfe viktorianischer Literatur

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    Andrea Rönz

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    Full Text Available Die viktorianische Epoche verzeichnet einen überproportionalen Zuwachs an Schriftstellerinnen besonders im Bereich des Romans, aber auch innerhalb der übrigen literarischen Gattungen. Autorinnen wie Charlotte und Emily Brontë, Mary Elizabeth Braddon, Christina Rossetti oder Harriet Martineau reflektieren in ihren Schriften eine Gesellschaft, in deren Ideologie die Rolle der Frau als „Angel of the House“ definiert wurde. Silvia Mergenthal untersucht anhand ausführlicher Beispiele die Darstellung der konkreten Perspektiven britischer Frauen in Texten des 19. Jahrhunderts.

  17. Teater

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    10. dets. avas salaväravad Rakvere Võluteater, kus esietendub suures saalis F. Baumi ja A. Volkovi "Smaragdlinna võlur", lavastaja E. Neuhaus. 11. dets. esietendus Rakvere teatris omalaadne kingitus "Küünalde valgel", kus näitlejad vähem mängivad ja rohkem laulavad. Üks osalisi ja eestvedajaid on T. Suuman. 16. dets. esietendub Endla teatris Ch. Dickensi "Kilk koldel", lavastaja M. Kalmet. Ugala jõululooks on Silvia Soro näitemäng "Ainult headest asjadest", mille lavastaja on T. Lensment

  18. Del «extractivismo económico» al «extractivismo epistémico» y «extractivismo ontológico»: una forma destructiva de conocer, ser y estar en el mundo

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    Ramón Grosfoguel

    2016-01-01

    Este artículo trata algunos aspectos menos tratados y desarrollados de la teoría del «extractivismo»: el «extractivismo epistemológico» y el «extractivismo ontológico». Siguiendo las aportaciones descoloniales de la indígena canadiense Leanne Betasamosake Simpson y de la boliviana Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui, el autor desarrolla una teoría sobre las dimensiones más desconocidas del «extraccionismo» que el «occidente imperial y neocolonial» ejerce sobre el resto del mundo. En este trabajo se hace...

  19. Venezuela política y petróleo.

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    Dávila, Luis Ricardo

    2006-01-01

    : Editorial: La revista sigue Por: Ruiz Calderón, Humberto Especial Las voces que no escuchamos Por: González, Silvia Lidia Facundo Cabral. Ni de aquí;, ni de allá;. ¡Qué maten a todos los que llevan bastón! Guía Web Artículo La lengua escrita Por: Anzola, Myriam Recogiendo las Hojas Seguimos recogiendo las hojas EntRevista Bahati Vital: Suerte en la vida. ¿Cómo un refugiado huyó; del genocidio de Ruanda y llegó a Los Andes venezolanos? Por: ...

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    Lorena Amaro

    2007-01-01

    Full Text Available As meaningful as "the reading scene" proposed by Silvia Molloy in her well-known paperabout Hispanic-American autobiography, is the time when the writer establishes a genealogic narrative, a parental relationship, a proper name and a heritage within the text. From the perspective of psychoanalysis, this issue is referred to as "family novel". In this paper, this problem will be dealt with in order to show the way in which the texts of Jorge Luis Borges, and particularly his autobiography -written as an essay- are established.

  1. Estudio longitudinal de las transformaciones psíquicas y simbólicas en niños asistidos en tratamiento psicopedagógico grupal

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    Wald, Analia; Lucero, Andrea; Hamuy, Erica

    2013-01-01

    El objetivo de la investigación "Tratamiento psicopedagógico en niños y adolescentes en situación de pobreza" ( ANPCyT, Dra. Silvia Schlemenson) con sede en la Facultad de Psicología de la Universidad de Buenos Aires es caracterizar las transformaciones en la producción simbólica en el tratamiento de niños con problemas de aprendizaje. La investigación se realiza en el marco del programa de asistencia clínica a niños con problemas de aprendizaje en situación de vulnerabilidad social. El objet...

  2. Transformaciones de la producción simbólica en un púber con problemas de aprendizaje

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    Rego, María Victoria; Rulli, María Luján

    2009-01-01

    En este trabajo presentaremos algunos desarrollos teórico clínicos que son parte del estado de avance y de los resultados parciales del proyecto de investigación: “Procesos de simbolización y transformaciones psíquicas durante el tratamiento psicopedagógico” (UBACyT PS. 050, 2008-2010) llevado a cabo por la cátedra de Psicopedagogía Clínica, en la Facultad de Psicología (UBA) bajo la dirección de la Dra. Silvia Schlemenson. El objetivo central de este proyecto es caracterizar las transformaci...

  3. Alcances identificatorios de la escritura adolescente.

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    Julián Nicolás Grunin; Silvia Schlemenson

    2011-01-01

    Se presenta un proyecto de investigación de tesis doctoral en curso que se inscribe en el Proyecto UBACyT (P050): “Procesos de simbolización y transformaciones psíquicas durante el tratamiento psicopedagógico”, dirigido por la Dra. Silvia Schlemenson en la Cátedra Psicopedagogía Clínica con sede en la Facultad de Psicología de la Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA), Argentina. El proyecto de tesis (Grunin, 2009) profundiza en un análisis exploratorio, cualitativo y longitudinal de los alcances ...

  4. Cursos INDEM de verano: aprendiendo a interpretar las claves del mundo financiero

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    Mayoral, Silvia; Gómez Jorge, Fabiola; Alonso Ferreiro, Ignacio

    2015-01-01

    El Instituto para el Desarrollo Empresarial (INDEM), vinculado al Departamento de Economía de la Empresa de la Universidad Carlos III de Madrid ha organizado varios cursos y talleres, orientados a estudiantes de grado y profesionales del sector económico y financiero. Dichos cursos han sido dirigidos por expertos en finanzas, marketing, contabilidad y management. Contiene: Entrevista a Silvia Mayoral Blaya, Profesora titular en el Departamento de Economía de la Empresa de la UC3M y vicedec...

  5. A produção científica em Segurança Alimentar e Nutricional nos periódicos Latino-Americanos da base de dados SciELO

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    Gomes, Rogério

    2015-01-01

    Trabalho de Conclusão de Curso apresentado ao Instituto Latino-Americano de Economia, Sociedade e Política da Universidade Federal da Integração Latino-Americana, como requisito parcial à obtenção do título de Bacharel em Desenvolvimento Rural e Segurança Alimentar. Orientadora: Profa. Dra. Érika Marafon Rodrigues Ciacchi. Co-orientadora: Profa. Dra. Silvia Aparecida Zimmermman. O objetivo da pesquisa foi analisar trabalhos publicados nos países da América Latina que compõe o conjunto ...

  6. Planning for IPv6

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    Hagen, Silvia

    2011-01-01

    It's official: with IPv4 network addresses close to depletion, moving to IPv6 is now business critical. This concise book helps you plan for IPv6 integration by providing a high-level overview of the technical-and nontechnical-steps involved. Many of the challenges for your enterprise are on the organizational level, and solutions differ from company to company. IPv6 Essentials author Silvia Hagen, a protocol analysis and directory service expert who's worked with IPv6 international groups and forums for 10 years, supplies answers to the issues most frequently discussed by the clients she co

  7. Electronic commerce of services

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    Llorente Viejo, Silvia

    2004-01-01

    La tesis "Electronic Commerce of Services" presentada por Silvia Llorente Viejo realiza un estudio de los diferentes componentes presentes en el comercio electrónico de servicios. En esta tesis se presentan los diversos aspectos presentes en el comercio electrónico, tanto de productos como de servicios, especialmente las fases que lo forman y consideraciones sobre participantes que se pueden encontrar en cada uno. Para el caso de los e servicios, se realiza una descripción completa de sus car...

  8. Atti del convegno internazionale "The Problem of Human Diversity in the European Cultural Experience of the Eighteenth Century", (Trieste, 14-15 February 2002, a cura di Guido Abbattista e Rolando Minuti

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    Guido Abbattista

    2003-01-01

    Full Text Available Guido Abbattista - Rolando Minuti, Introduction. Ann Thomson, Issues at stake in eighteenth-century racial classification. Annette Meyer, The experience of human diversity and the search for unity. Concepts of mankind in the late Enlightenment. Silvia Sebastiani, Race and national characters in eighteenth-century Scotland: the polygenetic discourses of Kames and Pinkerton. Monika Niewójt, Races humaines et liberté dans la pensée politique de Jan Potocki à la veille de la Révolution. Carminella Biondi, Le problème des gens de couleur aux colonies et en France dans la seconde moitié du XVIIIe siècle.

  9. Lightning impact on micro-second long ionospheric variability

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    Koh, Kuang Liang; Liu, Zhongjian; Fullekrug, Martin

    2017-04-01

    Lightning discharges cause electron heating and enhanced ionisation in the D region ionosphere which disturb the transmission of VLF communications [Inan et al., 2010]. A disturbance of such nature was measured in a VLF transmission with a sampling rate of 1 MHz, enabling much faster ionospheric variability to be observed when compared to previous studies which typically report results with a time resolution >5-20ms. The disturbance resembles "Long Recovery Early VLF" (LORE) events [Haldoupis et al. 2013, Cotts & Inan 2007]. LOREs exhibit observable ionospheric effects that last longer (>200s) than other lightning related disturbances. It was proposed that the mechanism behind the long-lasting effects of LOREs is different to shorter events [Gordillo-Vázquez et al. 2016]. The ionospheric variability inferred from the transmitted signal is seen to change dramatically after the lightning onset, suggesting that there are fast processes in the ionosphere affected or produced which have not been considered in previous research. The ionospheric variability inferred from the main two frequencies of the transmission is different. A possible explanation is a difference in the propagation paths of the two main frequencies of the transmission [Füllekrug et al., 2015]. References Inan, U.S., Cummer, S.A., Marshall, R.A., 2010. A survey of ELF and VLF research on lightning-ionosphere interactions and causative discharges. J. Geophys. Res. 115, A00E36. doi:10.1029/2009JA014775 Cotts, B.R.T., Inan, U.S., 2007. VLF observation of long ionospheric recovery events. Geophys. Res. Lett. 34, L14809. doi:10.1029/2007GL030094 Haldoupis, C., Cohen, M., Arnone, E., Cotts, B., Dietrich, S., 2013. The VLF fingerprint of elves: Step-like and long-recovery early VLF perturbations caused by powerful ±CG lightning EM pulses. J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics 118, 5392-5402. doi:10.1002/jgra.50489 Gordillo-Vázquez, F.J., Luque, A., Haldoupis, C., 2016. Upper D region chemical kinetic modeling of

  10. Note e recensioni

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    Autori Vari

    2012-05-01

    Full Text Available Volumi C. Vassallo, La dimensione estetica nel pensiero di Plotino. Proposte per una nuova lettura dei trattati Sul bello e Sul bello intelligibile [Silvia Ferretti] • G. Gurisatti, Costellazioni. Storia, arte e tecnica in Walter Benjamin [Silvia Ferretti] • J. Balzer, L. Wiesing, Outcault. Die Erfindung des Comic [Mariagrazia Portera] • E.W. Straus, Il vivente umano e la follia. Studio sui fondamenti della psichiatria [Michele Gardini] • G. Böh­me, Atmosfere, estasi, messe in scena. L’estetica come teoria generale della percezione [Alessia Ruco] • T. Andina, Arthur Danto: un filosofo pop [Elisa Caldarola] • C. Abell, K. Bantinaki (eds., Philosophical Perspectives on Depiction [Elisa Caldarola]Convegni “Gérard Genette’s Aesthetic Thought”, Université de Rennes, 25-27 novembre 2010 [Sandrine Darsel] • “Carattere e stile”, Istituto per gli Studi Filosofici di Napoli, 15 dicembre 2010 [Assunta Carotenuto]     Autopresentazioni S. Halliwell, Between Ecstasy and Truth: Interpretations of Greek Poetics from Homer to Longinus

  11. Weiblichkeitsentwürfe viktorianischer Literatur Concepts of Femininity in Victorian Literature

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    Andrea Rönz

    2004-11-01

    Full Text Available Die viktorianische Epoche verzeichnet einen überproportionalen Zuwachs an Schriftstellerinnen besonders im Bereich des Romans, aber auch innerhalb der übrigen literarischen Gattungen. Autorinnen wie Charlotte und Emily Brontë, Mary Elizabeth Braddon, Christina Rossetti oder Harriet Martineau reflektieren in ihren Schriften eine Gesellschaft, in deren Ideologie die Rolle der Frau als „Angel of the House“ definiert wurde. Silvia Mergenthal untersucht anhand ausführlicher Beispiele die Darstellung der konkreten Perspektiven britischer Frauen in Texten des 19. Jahrhunderts.The Victorian era marks a disproportionate increase of female authors, particularly of novels but also of other literary genres. Authors such as Charlotte and Emily Brontë, Mary Elizabeth Braddon, Christina Rossetti or Harriet Martineau reflect a society in which the role of the woman is ideologically defined as the „angel of the house“ in their writings. Silvia Mergenthal examines the actual perspectives of British women from Nineteenth Century texts, using extensive examples.

  12. Cine Club

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    2012-01-01

    Thursday 10 January 2013 at 20:00 CERN Council Chamber Viridiana Directed by Luis Buñuel (Spain/Mexico, 1961) With: Silvia Pinal, Fernando Rey, Francisco Rabal Original version spanish; english subtitles; 90 minutes Viridiana, a young novice about to take her final vows as a nun, accedes to a request from her widowed uncle to visit him. Moved purely by a sense of obligation, she does so. Her uncle is moved by her resemblance to his late wife to attempt to seduce Viridiana, and tragedy ensues. In the aftermath, Viridiana tries to assuage her guilt by creating a haven for the destitute folk who live around her uncle’s estate. But from these good intentions, too, comes little good. Simon of the Desert Directed by Luis Buñuel (Spain/Mexico, 1965) With: Silvia Pinal, Claudio Brook, Enrique Alvarez Félix Original version spanish; english subtitles; 45 minutes Simon, a deeply religious man living in the 4th century, wants to be nearer to God so he climbs a c...

  13. BORGES HEREDERO: UNA LECTURA DEL TEXTO AUTOBIOGRÁFICO DESDE LA PROBLEMÁTICA GENEALÓGICA

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    Lorena Amaro

    2007-11-01

    Full Text Available Tan significativo como la escena de lectura que plantea Silvia Molloy en su conocido texto sobre la autobiografía hispanoamericana, es el momento en que el escritor establece una narración genealógica, una filiación, un nombre propio y una herencia en el dispositivo textual, problemática a la que el psicoanálisis se ha aproximado bajo el concepto de "novela familiar". Nos detendremos en esta problemática para dar cuenta de la constitución no solo de la autobiografía borgeana -Un ensayo autobiográfico- sino también de otros textos de este autorAs meaningful as "the reading scene " proposed by Silvia Molloy in her well-known paper about Hispanic-American autobiography, is the time when the writer establishes a genealogic narrative, a parental relationship, a proper name and a heritage within the text. From the perspective of psychoanalysis, this issue is referred to as "family novel". In this paper, this problem will be dealt with in order to show the way in which the texts of Jorge Luis Borges, and particularly his autobiography -written as an essay- are established

  14. January 2013 critical care journal club

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    Robbins RA

    2013-01-01

    Full Text Available No abstract available. Article truncated at 150 words. Villanueva C, Colomo A, Bosch A, Concepción M, Hernandez-Gea V, Aracil C, Graupera I, Poca M, Alvarez-Urturi C, Gordillo J, Guarner-Argente C, Santaló M, Muñiz E, Guarner C. Transfusion strategies for acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding. N Engl J Med. 2013;368(1:11-21. The hemoglobin threshold for transfusion of red cells in patients with acute gastrointestinal bleeding is controversial. The authors compared the efficacy and safety of a restrictive transfusion strategy (transfusion when the hemoglobin level fell below 7 g per deciliter with a liberal transfusion strategy in 921 patients with severe acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding. The probability of survival at 6 weeks was higher in the restrictive-strategy group than in the liberal-strategy group and the probability of further bleeding adverse events were lower. This article may alter practices in the ICU. Previously, many intensivists, including myself, thought it was important to make sure that we “stayed ahead” of the bleeding. This study …

  15. La consolidación de la identidad a través de la marca secundaria: el caso del Campus de Segovia de la Universidad de Valladolid/The consolidation of identity through secondary brand: the case of the Segovia Campus of the University of Valladolid

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    Belinda de Frutos Torres

    2014-05-01

    Full Text Available Tras 15 años desde su llegada a Segovia, la Universidad de Valladolid (UVA no era reconocida en la sociedad segoviana, debido a diferentes causas: existencia de otras instituciones universitarias, ausencia de instalaciones propias y dispersión geográfica de los centros que utilizaba. Se procede al diagnóstico de la situación por medio de estudio de percepción interna mediante entrevistas en profundidad, que se completa con un análisis de la imagen de la institución en la sociedad reflejada en la prensa. Los resultados obtenidos aconsejan la necesidad de propiciar iniciativas que ayuden a construir la imagen de la UVA en la ciudad que con frecuencia es confusa o no existe. Aprovechando la inminente construcción de un edificio propio, el Vicerrectorado del Campus de Segovia decide desarrollar un plan de acción para consolidar la imagen institucional en la ciudad creando una marca secundaria. Con el objetivo de implicar a la comunidad universitaria en la construcción de la propia imagen, se convoca un concurso interno, al tiempo que se comunica a la prensa todo el proceso. Tras la elección del nombre de Campus Público María Zambrano de Segovia, se evalúa la repercusión mediática que arroja un balance positivo. /// Fithteen years after launching in Segovia University of Valladolid has failed to consolidate it´s image in Segovia´s society. The geographically dispersion of the faculty and school centers, the confusion with the former educational institutions, and more than 10 years delay in the construction of the University building has marked the citicen´s percepetions. A diagnosis of the situation has been approached conducting two studies: an internal perception study using in-depth interviews and the image of the institution in society reflected in the press through a discourse analysis. The results show the need to build an image of the University of Valladolid in Segovia that often is confused or does not exist. Taking

  16. El legado filosófico-político del exilio español del 39

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    Sánchez Cuervo, Antolín

    2009-12-01

    Full Text Available The political thought of the Spanish exile of 1939 offers, seventy years later, fruitful and current perspectives. Besides a systematic and well-known work, linked to critical Marxism, such as the one of Adolfo Sánchez Vázquez, include other expressions, fragmented and meandering character, which focuses this paper. These were, namely, the early genealogy of fascism pointed out by Eugenio Ímaz and María Zambrano using different hermeneutical keys, but overlapping in linking it to the secularizing progression of modern reason. Second, the memory of own exile to both appealed against a complacent present about the victims of his more recent past, thereby leading to a debate between history and memory impregnated of political meaning. And third, the critique of contractarian logic pointed out by Eduardo Nicol on the horizon of a global techno-scientific rationality whose political implications affected the Spanish democracy instituted after the dictatorship.

    El pensamiento político del exilio español de 1939 ofrece, setenta años después, perspectivas fecundas y actuales. Junto a una obra sistemática y bien conocida, ligada al marxismo crítico, como la de Adolfo Sánchez Vázquez, cabe destacar otras expresiones, de carácter fragmentado y sinuoso, en las que se centra este trabajo. Tales fueron, concretamente, la temprana genealogía del fascismo que apuntaron Eugenio Ímaz y María Zambrano valiéndose de claves hermenéuticas diferentes aunque coincidentes en ligar dicho fenómeno a la progresión secularizadora de la razón moderna. En segundo lugar, la memoria del propio exilio a la que tanto uno como otro apelaron a contrapelo de un presente autocomplaciente respecto a las victimas de su pasado mas reciente, suscitando así un debate entre la historia y la memoria impregnado de significación política. Y, en tercer lugar, la crítica de la lógica contractualista apuntada por Eduardo Nicol en el horizonte de un racionalismo

  17. Décoloniser la sociologie et la société

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    Rivera Cusicanqui, Silvia

    2008-01-01

    Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui est née à La Paz où elle est professeure émérite de sociologie à l’université publique (Universidad Mayor de San Andrés – UMSA). La Bolivie de ses activités académiques et politiques est celle des années 1970, en pleine dictature militaire, alors que surgissent des organisations paysannes indépendantes dont la rhétorique de classe s’ouvre aux perspectives indianistes. Mais c’est aussi la Bolivie d’aujourd’hui, moins d’un an après l’élection d’un gouvernement en grande...

  18. Ch’ixi, Qhipnayra, Nkali: modi di dire l’emergenza decoloniale

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    Marianna Scaramucci

    2016-11-01

    Full Text Available This work stems from the notions of pensamento abissal, monocultura and ecologia de saberes (Sousa Santos: 2009 and applies them to the problem of the persistence of a form of coloniality surviving the age of political decolonization in the sphere of knowledge validation. The study analyses some reflections of the Bolivian Aymara sociologist Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui on the vocabulary of the Aymara language, spoken in Bolivia, who takes into account the native language universe and its expressive possibilities to pave the way for an epistemological decolonization. By analysing the proposal of the Bolivian sociologist and by relating it to other concepts, such as the one suggested by Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – who considers the Igbo language to formulate the idea of danger of a single story –, this study aims at presenting some ‘words that say’ that decolonization is not over and that decoloniality is still an emergency.

  19. Il bizzarro mondo dei quanti

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    Camejo, Silvia Arroyo

    2008-01-01

    Scritto prima dell'esame di maturità da una giovane di eccezionale talento, questo libro colma il vuoto esistente tra la letteratura divulgativa sulla fisica quantistica, che normalmente evita ogni formula matematica, e la letteratura specialistica, ben farcita, invece, di matematica avanzata. L'autrice, appena diciannovenne, con l'ausilio della sola matematica della scuola superiore, introduce il lettore ai principi della fisica dei quanti. Se ne ricava uno sguardo profondo sul microcosmo, il regno affascinante delle particelle elementari: oggetti il cui comportamento si distingue in modo drastico e fondamentale da tutto ciò a cui è avvezzo il nostro umano buonsenso. "Un libro... che avrei desiderato avere a 17 anni". Silvia Arroyo Camejo "In modo assolutamente preciso dal punto di vista fisico, l'autrice spiega con grande passione e divertimento i fondamenti della moderna fisica quantistica ... " Prof. Reinhold A. Bertlmann "Un libro stupefacente di un'autrice straordinaria! Si avverte il suo entusiasmo ...

  20. The Creative task Creator: a tool for the generation of customized, Web-based creativity tasks.

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    Pretz, Jean E; Link, John A

    2008-11-01

    This article presents a Web-based tool for the creation of divergent-thinking and open-ended creativity tasks. A Java program generates HTML forms with PHP scripting that run an Alternate Uses Task and/or open-ended response items. Researchers may specify their own instructions, objects, and time limits, or use default settings. Participants can also be prompted to select their best responses to the Alternate Uses Task (Silvia et al., 2008). Minimal programming knowledge is required. The program runs on any server, and responses are recorded in a standard MySQL database. Responses can be scored using the consensual assessment technique (Amabile, 1996) or Torrance's (1998) traditional scoring method. Adoption of this Web-based tool should facilitate creativity research across cultures and access to eminent creators. The Creative Task Creator may be downloaded from the Psychonomic Society's Archive of Norms, Stimuli, and Data, www.psychonomic.org/archive.

  1. García & Cernadas (eds., Reginae Iberia: El Poder Regio Femenino en Los Reinos Medievales Peninsulares (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, 2015

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    Lledo Ruiz Domingo

    2017-12-01

    Full Text Available The volume "Reginae Iberia" is a compilation of some of the papers presented at the International Congress on Queens and Infantas in Medieval Iberian Kingdoms, held in Santiago de Compostela from the 21st to 23rd May 2014. The editors of this volume, Miguel García and Silvia Cernadas, selected a total of 12 articles, which despite focussing on very different topics, all served to emphasise a shared central idea. With these articles, the editors aimed to present a range of new and complementary readings on the Iberian monarchy, whilst highlighting the leading role of women at the heart of these houses and challenging the perception that they served purely for decorative or reproductive purposes

  2. From the CERN Web: in theory, SuperKEKB, International Women’s Day and more

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    2016-01-01

    This section highlights articles, blog posts and press releases published in the CERN web environment over the past weeks. This way, you won’t miss a thing...     (Images: Silvia Biondi/ATLAS © CERN) ATLAS and CERN celebrate International Women’s Day 8 March – ATLAS Collaboration and Paola Catapano In honour of International Women’s Day, the ATLAS experiment shared the stories of seven women from the collaboration. “There are many misconceptions about our work as physicists,” says ATLAS physicist Reina Coromoto Camacho Toro. “Physics relates to everyday events but it still remains foreign to most people and this needs to change." CERN showcases some of the great women who have broken down barriers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) through the six decades of CERN’s history.  Continue to read here&...

  3. Experiencias de montaje creativo: de la historia oral a la imagen en movimiento ¿Quién escribe la historia oral?

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    Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui

    2012-11-01

    Full Text Available Este artículo marca la apertura de Silvia Rivera al mundo de la sociología de la imagen y del montaje audiovisual. De este modo nos ofrece una reflexión importante sobre la práctica de la historia oral ¿Quién escucha? ¿Quién habla? Por otro lado, nos invita a pensar acerca de la producción audiovisual y la autoría, vinculándola con los distintos movimientos sociales y políticos de gran influencia en la historia social boliviana, como el anarquismo, el katarismo y el indianismo. Finalmente nos comparte los procesos creativos que la llevaron a trabajar en el cine, mayoritariamente en el género de docu ficción.

  4. Wilde, la nueva crítica

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    Roxana Haydée Páez

    2002-11-01

    cultivados e ilustres de América Latina, recordando la más actual de Silvia Molloy que hace hincapié en el carácter político de una pose que fue rebajada tradicionalmente a la frivolidad, el artículo rescata la sutileza crítica del escritor. Encubiertas bajo un título que aparenta banalidad, La importancia de no hacer nada (1891, se encuentran las formulaciones teóricas de “El crítico como artista” y “Del crítico y del criticismo”. Anticipaciones inmersas en la pretendida vuelta decadentista al pasado, los preceptos sabiamente dosificados por el artista inclasificable, no sólo fueron musitados para repensar el tema del gusto, en el famoso ensayo de Susan Sontag, sino que tocaron desde el pasado, precisamente, a escrituras criticas como la de Ian Mukarovsky y Roland Barthe

  5. ¿Cómo lograr el pensamiento narrativo?... : Autobiografías intelectuales de dos mujeres investigadoras en Chihuahua, México

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    El presente trabajo es producto de la tesis titulada “¿Las mujeres que publican… son mujeres públicas?”, cuya elaboración sirvió para obtener el grado de Doctora en Educación. En ella se indaga sobre la visión que tienen de la vida, formación y los significados dos mujeres científicas, Dra. Luz Esther Olvera Chávez y M.E. María Silvia Aguirre Lares, que hacen investigación con perspectiva de género, y que forman parte del Catálogo de Investigación Educativa del Estado del Conocimiento de l...

  6. Del «extractivismo económico» al «extractivismo epistémico» y «extractivismo ontológico»: una forma destructiva de conocer, ser y estar en el mundo

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    2016-01-01

    Full Text Available Este artículo trata algunos aspectos menos tratados y desarrollados de la teoría del «extractivismo»: el «extractivismo epistemológico» y el «extractivismo ontológico». Siguiendo las aportaciones descoloniales de la indígena canadiense Leanne Betasamosake Simpson y de la boliviana Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui, el autor desarrolla una teoría sobre las dimensiones más desconocidas del «extraccionismo» que el «occidente imperial y neocolonial» ejerce sobre el resto del mundo. En este trabajo se hace también una crítica a la repetición de patrones coloniales en ciertas teorías descoloniales en América Latina.

  7. Importance and management of micronutrient deficiencies in patients with Alzheimer’s disease

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    Full Text Available Bárbara Rita Cardoso,1 Cristiane Cominetti,2 Silvia Maria Franciscato Cozzolino11Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of São Paulo (USP, São Paulo, Brazil; 2Faculty of Nutrition, Federal University of Goiás, Goiás, BrazilAbstract: Alzheimer’s disease (AD is the most common form of dementia, and it generally affects the elderly. It has been suggested that diet is an intensively modifiable lifestyle factor that might reduce the risk of AD. Because epidemiological studies generally report the potential neuronal protective effects of various micronutrients, the aim of this study was to perform a literature review on the major nutrients that are related to AD, including selenium, vitamins C and E, transition metals, vitamin D, B-complex vitamins, and omega-3 fatty acids.Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, nutritional deficiencies, diet, oxidative stress, lipid, vitamins

  8. Ch'ixi landscapes

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    Anthias, Penelope Fay

    2017-01-01

    ethnographically through an examination of everyday life in a legally recognized Native Community Land in the Bolivian Chaco. Drawing on Bolivian Aymara scholar Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui’s notion of ch’ixi, I argue that indigenous territories are neither ontologically separate from, nor entirely subsumed by......, capitalist development processes. Rather, they are subject to multiple land values, ontologies, and investments. A contested indigenous land titling process, capitalist labor relations, hydrocarbon compensation money, and efforts to maintain relations with spirit beings are all interwoven in the fabric......Contemporary debates around the ontological turn have pitted efforts to take indigenous ontologies seriously against demands to make visible the forms of dispossession and environmental suffering that characterize the (post)colonial and capitalist present. Meanwhile, a growing array of governmental...

  9. A Sorry Excuse for an Apology?

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    where there seems to be clear parallel instances abroad, Danish authorities have refrained from apologizing. A case in point concerns cases where mistreatment of children who were in government-run care have led to official apologies, e.g. former Australian Prime Minster Rudd’s 2008 apology...... to the “Stolen Generations” and former British Prime Minister Brown’s 2010 apology to migrant children sent abroad. In 2006 the Norwegian parliament, the government, and King Harald apologized for abusive treatment of children in Norwegian orphanages. Most recently, an “atonement” ceremony was held in Stockholm...... on Nov. 21, 2011 in the presence of officials and Queen Silvia in response to a government sponsored investigation of mistreatment of children in state-run institutions. In Denmark a report documenting mistreatment of children in Danish state-supervised orphanages from 1945 to 1976 was published in May...

  10. Supportive Elements for Learning at a Global IT Company

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    Kolbæk, Ditte

    2016-01-01

    This paper presents a completed research study that connects design, theory and practice. It explores learning in an online community of practice, which reflects upon experiences from facilitating learning situations in the context of work. The study’s aim is to identify supportive elements...... for learning at a global IT company that is classified as ‘big business’ and supports hundreds of communities of practice. This study examines an online community with members from more than 30 countries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The members never meet, and yet develop new working practices...... by collaborating online. The study draws on Silvia Gherardi’s (2015) work on working practices and Etienne Wenger’s (1998) theory of communities of practice. The research question is: ‘How can the context support the development of new working practices in communities of practice, when the members only interact...

  11. Fragmentos de un libro futuro de José Ángel Valente: el último viaje solipsista, la última “indetermanencia”, hacia el origen del ser y de la vida

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    Jorge Machín Lucas

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    Full Text Available El presente artículo supone un pormenorizado análisis de los conceptos de inmanencia, trascendencia, sujeto místico, tiempo y palabra en la obra póstuma del poeta gallego José Ángel Valente (1929-2000 titulada Fragmentos de un libro futuro (2001. Es la poetización de una exploración en el centro de la ipseidad del yo lírico con sed de trascendencia después de la muerte. Las influencias de la poesía del silencio, de María Zambrano y de las tradiciones esotérica occidental y oriental del siglo XX y del pasado, tales como la cábala, el sufismo y el catolicismo van a ser claves para articular esta poética. Asimismo, es una crítica hacia los excesos e injusticias del mundo postmoderno. Este poemario es un intento de renaturalizar la historia desde el silencio y lo irracional, una nueva epistemología.

  12. De hechicera a santa: la piedad heroica de Juana de Arco

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    Isabel Balza

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    Full Text Available En este artículo se discute la figura de Juana de Arco en tanto que héroe. Para ello examinamos los procesos judiciales que la condenan a muerte. Se trata de precisar si el sexo determina su modo de encarnar la heroicidad. Defendemos que su travestismo es una de las causas fundamentales de su condena, por la transgresión que supone de los límites de las normas de la Iglesia y de las rígidas regulaciones del binarismo de género. Juana de Arco ocupa un lugar de excepción simbólico y social al no haber en ese momento histórico un espacio conceptual que simbolice la posición masculina para las mujeres. Utilizamos los análisis de María Zambrano sobre Antígona para señalar la posición que ocupa Juana de Arco dentro de la estirpe de las «doncellas muertas». Por último, proponemos que Juana de Arco muestra una ética de la piedad desde ese lugar de excepción en la ciudadanía.

  13. Mutations Enhancing Amino Acid Catabolism Confer a Growth Advantage in Stationary Phase

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    Zinser, Erik R.; Kolter, Roberto

    1999-01-01

    Starved cultures of Escherichia coli undergo successive rounds of population takeovers by mutants of increasing fitness. These mutants express the growth advantage in stationary phase (GASP) phenotype. Previous work identified the rpoS819 allele as a GASP mutation allowing cells to take over stationary-phase cultures after growth in rich media (M. M. Zambrano, D. A. Siegele, M. A. Almirón, A. Tormo, and R. Kolter, Science 259:1757–1760, 1993). Here we have identified three new GASP loci from an aged rpoS819 strain: sgaA, sgaB, and sgaC. Each locus is capable of conferring GASP on the rpoS819 parent, and they can provide successively higher fitnesses for the bacteria in the starved cultures. All four GASP mutations isolated thus far allow for faster growth on both individual and mixtures of amino acids. Each mutation confers a growth advantage on a different subset of amino acids, and these mutations act in concert to increase the overall catabolic capacity of the cell. We present a model whereby this enhanced ability to catabolize amino acids is responsible for the fitness gain during carbon starvation, as it may allow GASP mutants to outcompete the parental cells when growing on the amino acids released by dying cells. PMID:10482523

  14. I awake, she slept. Sor Juana Ines and Juan Rulfo or the new Latin American poetic condition

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    Hoover Delgado

    2015-12-01

    Full Text Available The article examines how Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz and Juan Rulfo, in dialogue with the literary tradition –especially with the work of Dante, Gongorism and the modern tradition– build a Latin American poetic condition. To that end, it studies the long oneiric ascent of Sor Juana, in First Dream; and Susana San Juan’s story, in Pedro Paramo. For the analysis, it goes to the concepts of resistance when suffering and the signals to transcendence provided by Maria Zambrano in her reflections on the essential condition of the human. It explains how Sor Juana and Susana San Juan offer such resistance: Sor Juana through the journey of knowledge, the sovereignty of the body, the exposure of the precariousness of life and the metaphor of the ascent; Susana, through the fall, madness and eroticism. Finally, it interprets in both characters, the appropriation of the signs of transcendence: the revaluation of the moment, of dreams and the creation-destruction of the divine. It concludes by showing how Sor Juana takes the momentum that starts in Europe with Montaigne, Bacon, the Renaissance and the Golden Age and proposes significant transformations that allow speaking of a different poetic condition. And how Rulfo, starting from the American mythic-religious condition, the non-place, the ontological indefiniteness, stops at the image of Purgatory: showing there the luminous consciousness, the unleashed eroticism and the sacralized madness of Susana as a relief, a possibility of leakage and human of redemption of the sentence.

  15. Envidia, carcoma del alma: escorzo psico-literario

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    TERESA SÁNCHEZ SÁNCHEZ

    2004-01-01

    Full Text Available Desde Aristóteles hasta Castilla del Pino, desde Covarrubias hasta María Zambrano, desde el clasicismo grecolatino a la modernidad de los Simposiums de Psicología y Psicoanálisis, el tema de la envidia ha sido objeto de análisis. Tan sutiles matices provienen de la filosofía como de la psicología, de la literatura como de la clínica. La envidia es sometida a la mirada benevolente que exige su rango de emoción universal humana, derivada de la alteridad, la comparación y la autovaloración negativa, así como de la deficiente instalación narcisística y el anhelo de suplantación del otro idealizado. La envidia es antesala del odio y de un cortejo de expresiones interpersonales y sociales muy variadas y sibilinas. Anida, incluso, tras el choque de civilizaciones generador de los más atroces y destructivos episodios de fanatismo terrorista recientemente padecidos en nuestro mundo.

  16. Preparación anual para baloncesto (Traducción

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    Gammal Abdel Zambrano

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    Full Text Available El presente artículo es ana colaboración del Licenciado Zambrano. Fue elaborado ronzo trabajo de clase durante su formación en traducción, pero tanto por la calidad como por el contenido se ha considerado de interés para la comunidad de educadores físicos. Debe aclararse que ha sido condensado por razones de espacio. La preparación anual específicamente diseñada para baloncesto alcanzó un nivel alto de sofisticación durante las décadas pasadas. Cada día surgen indicios que demuestran que este programa puede contribuir al mejoramiento del rendimiento y a reducir el potencial de lesión. Entre los principales componentes de preparación para este deporte se puede destacar la potencia anaeróbica (etapas I y II, potencia aeróbica, fuerza y potencia muscular, resistencia y por último la flexibilidad. El concepto de preparación anual emplea los principios de periodización sobre el trabajo y descanso necesarios para alcanzar un máximo desempeño y evitar lesiones. Aún así, existen algunos problemas particulares asociados a los varios niveles de competición que requieren monitoreo continuo por parte del entrenador con miras a maximizar la condición física y evitar el sobreentrenamiento.

  17. La utilidad de las fuentes notariales en la reconstrucción de la historia de Barranquilla una experiencia investigativa

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    Milton Zambrano Pérez

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    Full Text Available Este artículo está compuesto por tres partes. En la primera, el autor introduce el debate sobre el papel de las fuentes de la investigación histórica y plantea la defensa de la especialidad e importancia de la disciplina histórica, en abierta oposición a algunos planteamientos post modernos que, según se criterio conducen a la destrucción de esta. Luego el articulista analiza la importancia de las fuentes notariales en la construcción de la historia regional y local, conectando su enfoque con los trabajos históricos que han empleado estos testimonios en la costa caribe colombiana. Finalmente, Zambrano Pérez destaca el rol de los protocolos notariales en su propia producción historiográfica, haciendo énfasis en que le han permitido incrementar la cantidad de datos para implementar el modo más profundo el desarrollo del empresariado de la economía de Barranquilla, en un periodo crucial de su historia.

  18. Itinerari nella Weltliteratur: Norma e letteratura

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    a cura di Silvia Lafuente

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    Full Text Available  This section consists of seven contributions from the 2012 Giornate di Studio, which have been taking place at the University of Florence since 2009: Silvia Lafuente, "Forme d’oralità costruiscono la modernità letteraria argentina nelle prime decadi del ‘900"; Arianna Fiore, "La junta luz di Juan Gelman: un oratorio contro il silenzio"; Carolina Argenta, "Oltre la Generazione del Sessanta: la poesia di Susana Thénon"; Salomé Vuelta García, "I proverbi nella traduzione italiana di La Familia de Pascual Duarte di Camilo José Cela; Andrea Carmelo Spadola, "Bilinguismo / Translinguismo nell’opera poetica di César Moro"; Coral García Rodríguez, "La formazione di una identità europea  attraverso il linguaggio: l’apolide Jorge Semprún, oppure lo spagnolo delle tre patrie"; Michela Graziani, "Trasformismi jazz nella cultura portoghese del ‘900".During the IV Giornata di Studio, the concepts of «norm» and «deviation» in literary language were discussed from a variety of standpoints: linguistic, literary, cultural, historical and social. The various lines of research chosen by the authors of the seven contributions to LEA highlight the potential of literary language in linguistic and intellectual experiences within cultural contexts. In the light of this perspective, the seven contributions offer a number of itineraries for the interpretation of modern literature from Argentina, Peru, Portugal and Spain. This section was edited by Silvia Lafuente. 

  19. Enhanced antifungal efficacy of tebuconazole using gated pH-driven mesoporous nanoparticles

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    Full Text Available Núria Mas,1–3 Irene Galiana,3 Silvia Hurtado,† Laura Mondragón,1–3 Andrea Bernardos,1–3 Félix Sancenón,1–3 María D Marcos,1–3 Pedro Amorós,4 Nuria Abril-Utrillas,5 Ramón Martínez-Máñez,1–3 José Ramón Murguía1,3 1Centro de Reconocimiento Molecular y Desarrollo Tecnológico (IDM, Centro Mixto Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain; 2Departamento de Química, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Valencia, Spain; 3CIBER de Bioingeniería, Biomateriales y Nanomedicina, Madrid, Spain; 4Institut de Ciència del Materials (ICMUV, Universitat de València, Valencia, Spain; 5Servicio Ginecología y Obstetricia, Hospital de la Plana, Vila-real, Spain†Silvia Hurtado passed away in September 2013 Abstract: pH-sensitive gated mesoporous silica nanoparticles have been synthesized. Increased extracellular pH and internalization into living yeast cells triggered molecular gate aperture and cargo release. Proper performance of the system was demonstrated with nanodevices loaded with fluorescein or with the antifungal agent tebuconazole. Interestingly, nanodevices loaded with tebuconazole significantly enhanced tebuconazole cytotoxicity. As alterations of acidic external pH are a key parameter in the onset of fungal vaginitis, this nanodevice could improve the treatment for vaginal mycoses.Keywords: capped mesoporous nanoparticles, intracellular release, pH-responsive nanoparticles, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, tebuconazole loading

  20. 3D modeling of lightning-induced electromagnetic pulses on Venus, Jupiter and Saturn

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    Pérez-Invernón, Francisco J.; Luque, Alejandro; Gordillo-Vázquez, Francisco J.

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    powerful tool to obtain information about planetary atmospheres, such as density profiles of electrons or other components. Our model may also be useful to extend some studies about the chemical impact of EMP pulses in the terrestrial atmosphere [4]. References [1] Luque, A., D. Dubrovin, F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez, U. Ebert, F. C. Parra-Rojas, Y. Yair, and C. Price (2014), Coupling between atmospheric layers in gaseous giant planets due to lightning-generated electromagnetic pulses, J. Geophys. Res. (Space Phys), 119, 8705, doi: 10.1002/2014JA020457. [2] Pérez-Invernón, F. J., A. Luque, and F. J. Gordillo-Vázquez (2016), Mesospheric optical signatures of possible lightning on Venus, J. Geophys. Res. (Space Phys), 121, 7026, doi: 10.1029/2016JA022886. [3] Lee, J. H., and D. K. Kalluri (1999), Three-dimensional FDTD simulation of electromagnetic wave transformation in a dynamic inhomogeneous magnetized plasma, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 47, 1146, doi:10.1109/8.785745. [4] Marshall, R. A., U. S. Inan, and V. S. Glukhov (2010), Elves and associated electron density changes due to cloud-to-ground and in-cloud lightning discharges, J. Geophys. Res. (Space Phys), 115, A00E17, doi:10.1029/2009JA014469.

  1. Simulation of the vibrational chemistry and the infrared signature induced by a Sprite streamer in the mesosphere

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    Romand, F.; Payan, S.; Croize, L.

    2017-12-01

    Since their first observation in 1989, effect of TLEs on the atmospheric composition has become an open and important question. The lack of suitable experimental data is a shortcoming that hampers our understanding of the physics and chemistry induced by these effects. HALESIS (High-Altitude Luminous Events Studied by Infrared Spectro-imagery) is a future experiment dedicated to the measurement of the atmospheric perturbation induced by a TLE in the minutes following its occurrence, from a stratospheric balloon flying at an altitude of 25 km to 40 km. This work aims to quantify the local chemical impact of sprites in the stratosphere and mesosphere. In this paper, we will present the development of a tool which simulates (i) the impact of a sprite on the vibrational chemistry, (ii) the resulting infrared signature and (iii) the propagation of this signature through the atmosphere to an observer. First the Non Local Thermodynamic Equilibrium populations of a background atmosphere were computed using SAMM2 code. The initial thermodynamic and chemical description of atmosphere comes from the Whole Atmosphere community Climate Model (WACCM). Then a perturbation was applied to simulate a sprite. Chemistry due to TLEs was computed using Gordillo-Vazquez kinetic model. Rate coefficients that depend on the electron energy distribution function were calculated from collision cross-section data by solving the electron Boltzmann equation (BE). Time evolutions of the species densities and of vibrational populations in the non-thermal plasma consecutive to sprite discharge were simulated using the computer code ZDPlasKin (S. Pancheshn et al.). Finally, the resulting infrared signatures were propagated from the disturbed area through the atmosphere to an instrument placed in a limb line of sight using a line by line radiative transfer model. We will conclude that sprite could produce a significant infrared signature that last a few tens of seconds after the visible flash.

  2. Measuring the Value of New Drugs: Validity and Reliability of 4 Value Assessment Frameworks in the Oncology Setting.

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    Bentley, Tanya G K; Cohen, Joshua T; Elkin, Elena B; Huynh, Julie; Mukherjea, Arnab; Neville, Thanh H; Mei, Matthew; Copher, Ronda; Knoth, Russell; Popescu, Ioana; Lee, Jackie; Zambrano, Jenelle M; Broder, Michael S

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    Several organizations have developed frameworks to systematically assess the value of new drugs. To evaluate the convergent validity and interrater reliability of 4 value frameworks to understand the extent to which these tools can facilitate value-based treatment decisions in oncology. Eight panelists used the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO), Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER), and National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) frameworks to conduct value assessments of 15 drugs for advanced lung and breast cancers and castration-refractory prostate cancer. Panelists received instructions and published clinical data required to complete the assessments, assigning each drug a numeric or letter score. Kendall's Coefficient of Concordance for Ranks (Kendall's W) was used to measure convergent validity by cancer type among the 4 frameworks. Intraclass correlation coefficients (ICCs) were used to measure interrater reliability for each framework across cancers. Panelists were surveyed on their experiences. Kendall's W across all 4 frameworks for breast, lung, and prostate cancer drugs was 0.560 (P= 0.010), 0.562 (P = 0.010), and 0.920 (P fair to excellent, increasing with clinical benefit subdomain concordance and simplicity of drug trial data. Interrater reliability, highest for ASCO and ESMO, improved with clarity of instructions and specificity of score definitions. Continued use, analyses, and refinements of these frameworks will bring us closer to the ultimate goal of using value-based treatment decisions to improve patient care and outcomes. This work was funded by Eisai Inc. Copher and Knoth are employees of Eisai Inc. Bentley, Lee, Zambrano, and Broder are employees of Partnership for Health Analytic Research, a health services research company paid by Eisai Inc. to conduct this research. For this study, Cohen, Huynh, and Neville report fees from Partnership for Health Analytic Research

  3. visCOS: An R-package to evaluate model performance of hydrological models

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    Klotz, Daniel; Herrnegger, Mathew; Wesemann, Johannes; Schulz, Karsten

    2016-04-01

    The evaluation of model performance is a central part of (hydrological) modelling. Much attention has been given to the development of evaluation criteria and diagnostic frameworks. (Klemeš, 1986; Gupta et al., 2008; among many others). Nevertheless, many applications exist for which objective functions do not yet provide satisfying summaries. Thus, the necessity to visualize results arises in order to explore a wider range of model capacities, be it strengths or deficiencies. Visualizations are usually devised for specific projects and these efforts are often not distributed to a broader community (e.g. via open source software packages). Hence, the opportunity to explicitly discuss a state-of-the-art presentation technique is often missed. We therefore present a comprehensive R-package for evaluating model performance by visualizing and exploring different aspects of hydrological time-series. The presented package comprises a set of useful plots and visualization methods, which complement existing packages, such as hydroGOF (Zambrano-Bigiarini et al., 2012). It is derived from practical applications of the hydrological models COSERO and COSEROreg (Kling et al., 2014). visCOS, providing an interface in R, represents an easy-to-use software package for visualizing and assessing model performance and can be implemented in the process of model calibration or model development. The package provides functions to load hydrological data into R, clean the data, process, visualize, explore and finally save the results in a consistent way. Together with an interactive zoom function of the time series, an online calculation of the objective functions for variable time-windows is included. Common hydrological objective functions, such as the Nash-Sutcliffe Efficiency and the Kling-Gupta Efficiency, can also be evaluated and visualized in different ways for defined sub-periods like hydrological years or seasonal sections. Many hydrologists use long-term water-balances as a

  4. Prolonged Stationary-Phase Incubation Selects for lrp Mutations in Escherichia coli K-12

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    Zinser, Erik R.; Kolter, Roberto

    2000-01-01

    Evolution by natural selection occurs in cultures of Escherichia coli maintained under carbon starvation stress. Mutants of increased fitness express a growth advantage in stationary phase (GASP) phenotype, enabling them to grow and displace the parent as the majority population. The first GASP mutation was identified as a loss-of-function allele of rpoS, encoding the stationary-phase global regulator, ςS (M. M. Zambrano, D. A. Siegele, M. A. Almirón, A. Tormo, and R. Kolter, Science 259:1757–1760, 1993). We now report that a second global regulator, Lrp, can also play a role in stationary-phase competition. We found that a mutant that took over an aged culture of an rpoS strain had acquired a GASP mutation in lrp. This GASP allele, lrp-1141, encodes a mutant protein lacking the critical glycine in the turn of the helix-turn-helix DNA-binding domain. The lrp-1141 allele behaves as a null mutation when in single copy and is dominant negative when overexpressed. Hence, the mutant protein appears to retain stability and the ability to dimerize but lacks DNA-binding activity. We also demonstrated that a lrp null allele generated by a transposon insertion has a fitness gain identical to that of the lrp-1141 allele, verifying that cells lacking Lrp activity have a competitive advantage during prolonged starvation. Finally, we tested by genetic analysis the hypothesis that the lrp-1141 GASP mutation confers a fitness gain by enhancing amino acid catabolism during carbon starvation. We found that while amino acid catabolism may play a role, it is not necessary for the lrp GASP phenotype, and hence the lrp GASP phenotype is due to more global physiological changes. PMID:10894750

  5. A iluminação natural como parâmetro de avaliação de desempenho ambiental em edificações aeroportuárias

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    Marília Alves Teixeira

    2007-12-01

    Desempenho Ambiental, que adota o uso de indicadores ambientais e tem como objetivo a melhoria contínua do desempenho ambiental das edificações com relação ao espaço físico e aos usuários (Zambrano, 2004. Neste método é atribuído um nível de relacionamento entre os Elementos da Edificação e os indicadores de Desempenho Ambiental que fazem parte da Matriz, a fim de verificar a influência da iluminação natural nas edificações aeroportuárias. Os resultados obtidos indicam os Indicadores Ambientais de maior destaque e que podem ser monitoradas nas fases de projeto, manutenção, uso e gestão destas edificações. São eles: qualidade do ar, ventilação e umidade; iluminação natural, artificial e acuidade visual; conforto higrotérmico e superaquecimento; consumo anual líquido de energia elétrica por operações do edifício; consumo energético (de fontes renováveis, exceto energia elétrica; conforto visual e lumínico. Verificou-se ainda que estes indicadores estão relacionados a saúde, conforto e energia no espaço interior, resultados que reforçam a importância da luz natural no sentido de minimizar o impacto ambiental dos edifícios, principalmente os de maior porte, como é o caso das edificações aeroportuárias.

  6. Reseñas y Notas Bibliográficas

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    Hermes Tovar Pinzón Tovar Pinzón

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    Full Text Available Jorge Juan y Antonio de Ulloa, Noticias Secretas de América (Edición Facsimilar, Biblioteca Banco Popular, Bogotá 1983 2 volúmenes 707 pp. / Bernardo Tovar Zambrano, La Colonia en la Historiografía Colombiana, Edit. La Carreta, Medellín, 1984,193 págs. / David Bushnell. Eduardo Santos y la Política del Buen Vecino. Bogotá El Ancora Editores, 1984. / Ricardo Sánchez: Historia Política de la clase obrera. Editorial La Rosa Roja, Bogotá 1982. / Gonzalo Sánchez Donny Meertens: bandoleros, gamonales y campesinos el caso de la violencia en Colombia prologo de Eric j. Hobsbawm (el angora editores, Bogotá, 1983,255 paginas. / Marco Palacios. El Café en Colombia. 1850-1970. Una Historia Económica, Social y Política. El Colegio de México. El Ancora Editores. Bogotá 1983. Segunda Edición corregida y aumentada. / Nina S. de Friedemann y Carlos Patifio Rosselli, Lengua y Sociedad en el Palenque de San Basilio (Bogotá 1983, Publicaciones del Instituto Caro y Cuervo, mapas, fotografías, 300 pp.. / Documentos para la historia de la insurrección comunera en la Provincia de Antioquia, 1765-1785 (Medellín 1982, Universidad de Antioquia, departamento de Historia,.620 pp.. / Manual Lucena Salmoral, EI memorial de don Salvador Plata, Los comuneros y los movimientos antirreformistas (Bogotá 1982, Instituto colombiano de cultura hispánica, 316 pp.. / Juan Marchena Fernández, Oficiales y Soldados en el ejercito de América (Sevilla, 1983, Escuela de Estudios Hispanoamericanos, apéndices, gráficos, 400 pp.. / Eduardo Pérez 0., Guerra Irregular en la Independencia 1810- 1830 (Tunja 1982, Universidad Pedagógica y Tecnológica de Colombia, ilustraciones, 468 pp..

  7. ELEMENTS OF MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT IN PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION CABIMAS MUNICIPALITY

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    Ricardo Castillo

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    Full Text Available This article is an advance of a wider investigation, in which the objective is to analyze overall maintenance management in public institutions of higher education in the municipality Cabimas, hence in this development describes the elements of the management maintenance present in these institutions. Authors were consulted such as Duffuaa et al. (2010, Clemenza (2010, Zambrano and Leal (2006 , Robbins and Coulter (2005 y Martínez (2007 among others. The research is descriptive, non-experimental   design, transactional  and  field.  We  used  a population   census,  for  a  total  of   twenty-three  (23   research  subjects,  belonging  to  the Universidad   del   Zulia    Núcleo   Costa   Oriental   del   Lago,  Universidad    Nacional Experimental  Rafael  Maria Baralt and  Instituto Universitario Tecnológico  Cabimas. To collect data, a questionnaire was composed of twenty-two (22 items, which was validated by the trial of six (6 experts, with 0.99 reliability by Cronbach alpha coefficient.  We conclude that the elements planning, organizing, scheduling, execution and control, have a high presence in maintenance management, not the human resource and security elements.

  8. A infindável procura de um traço identitário: existirá uma estética feminina?

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    Ana Catarina Pereira

    2013-04-01

    Full Text Available No âmbito das teorias feministas do cinema, e dos estudos fílmicos em geral, algumas questões têm sido levantadas ao longo das últimas décadas, nomeadamente no que diz respeito à exigência de uma maior representativi-dade feminina no mundo da realização e produção cinematográficas. Sendo o olhar do espectador, como Laura Mulvey sugeriu, pressupostamente masculino, treinado por realizadores com fantasias e tendências voyeuristas homogéneas, a questão seguinte seria inevitável: poderá este mesmo olhar assumir características distintas, quando mediado por uma mulher? Poderá a arte, ao contrário dos anjos, ter sexo? Existirá, neste sentido, uma “estética feminina”, como Silvia Bovenschen, em artigo homónimo, publicado em Setembro de 1976, procura antecipar? Procurá-la não implicará um aprofundar de estereótipos associados à feminilidade e à masculinidade, todos eles redutores, segundo o ponto de vista de Michel Foucault e Judith Butler, bem como a atribuição de um certo carácter de exotismo, pela falta de representatividade nos circuitos artísticos? Enunciando e debatendo os principais argumentos dos autores mencionados, propomo-nos, no presente artigo, responder às questões colocadas.In the context of feminist theories of cinema, and film studies in general, some questions have been raised in the past few decades, concerning the need for a greater representation of women in the world of film making and production. Accepting the idea of a viewer gaze, as Laura Mulvey suggested, supposedly male, trained by directors with fantasies and uniformed voyeuristic tendencies, the next question is inevitable: might this gaze have different characteristics when mediated by a woman? Can the art, unlike the angels, have sex? Is there, in this sense, a “feminine aesthetic”, as Silvia Bovenschen, on an article with the same name, published in September 1976, looks forward to anticipate? To look for it does not imply a

  9. Highlights of Astronomy, Vol. 15

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    Corbett, Ian

    2010-11-01

    Preface; Part I. Gruber Cosmology Prize Lecture; Part II. Invited Discourses; Part III. Joint Discussions: 1. Dark matter in early-type galaxies Léon V. E. Koopmans and Tommaso Treu; 2. Diffuse light in galaxy clusters Magda Arnaboldi and Ortwin Gerhard; 3. Neutron stars - timing in extreme environments Tomaso Belloni, Mariano Méndez and Chengmin Zhang; 4. Progress in understanding the physics of Ap and related stars Margarida Cunha; 5. Modelling the Milky Way in the age of Gaia Annie C. Robin; 6. Time and astronomy Pascale Defraigne; 7. Astrophysical outflows and associated accretion phenomena Elisabete M. de Gouveia Dal Pino and Alex C. Raga; 8. Hot interstellar matter in elliptical galaxies Dong-Woo Kim and Silvia Pellegrini; 9. Are the fundamental constants varying with time? Paolo Molaro and Elisabeth Vangioni; 10. 3D views on cool stellar atmospheres - theory meets observation K. N. Nagendra, P. Bonifacio and H. G. Ludwig; 11. New advances in helio- and astero-seismology; 12. The first galaxies - theoretical predictions and observational clues; 13. Eta Carinae in the context of the most massive stars Theodore R. Gull and Augusto Damineli; 14. The ISM of galaxies in the far-infrared and sub-millimetre; 15. Magnetic fields in diffuse media Elisabete M. de Gouveia Dal Pino and Alex Lazarian; 16. IHY global campaign - whole heliosphere interval; Part IV. Special Sessions: SpS 1. IR and sub-mm spectroscopy - a new tool for studying stellar evolution Glenn Wahlgren, Hans Käufl and Florian Kerber; SpS 2. The international year of astronomy Pedro Russo, Catherine Cesarsky and Lars Lindberg Christensen; SpS 3. Astronomy in Antarctica in 2009 Michael G. Burton; SpS 4. Astronomy education between past and future J. P. De Greve; SpS 5. Accelerating the rate of astronomical discovery Ray P. Norris; SpS 6. Planetary systems as potential sites for life Régis Courtin, Alan Boss and Michel Mayor; SpS 7. Young stars, brown dwarfs, and protoplanetary disks Jane Gregorio

  10. Latin American astronomers and the International Astronomical Union

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    Torres-Peimbert, S.

    2017-07-01

    Selected aspects of the participation of the Latin American astronomers in the International Astronomical Union are presented: Membership, Governing bodies, IAU meetings, and other activities. The Union was founded in 1919 with 7 initial member states, soon to be followed by Brazil. In 1921 Mexico joined, and in 1928 Argentina also formed part of the Union, while Chile joined in 1947. In 1961 Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico and Venezuela were already member countries. At present (October 2016) 72 countries contribute financially to the Union. The Union lists 12,391 professional astronomers as individual members; of those, 692 astronomers work in Latin America and the Caribbean, from 13 member states (Argentina, Bolivia , Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Honduras, Mexico, Panamá, Perú, Uruguay and Venezuela) as well as from Ecuador and Puerto Rico. This group comprises 5.58% of the total membership, a figure somewhat lower than the fraction of the population in the region, which is 8.6% of the world population. Of the Latin American members, 23.4% are women and 76.6% are men; slightly higher than the whole membership of Union, which is of 16.9%. In the governing bodies it can be mentioned that there have been 2 Presidents of the Union (Jorge Sahade and Silvia Torres-Peimbert), 7 VicePresidents (Guillermo Haro, Jorge Sahade, Manuel Peimbert Claudio Anguita, Silvia Torres-Peimbert, Beatriz Barbuy, and Marta G. Rovira). The IAU meetings held in the region, include 2 General Assemblies (the 1991 XXI GA took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina and the 2009 XXVIII GA, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), 15 Regional Meetings (in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Venezuela and Uruguay), 29 Symposia (in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Peru and Mexico), 5 Colloquia (in Argentina and Mexico), 8 International Schools for Young Astronomers (in Argentina, Brazil, Cuba, Honduras and Mexico), and 11 projects sponsored by the Office of Astronomy

  11. Homenaje a Julieta Quilodrán

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    Viridiana Sosa

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    Full Text Available El Centro de Estudios Demográficos, Urbanos y Ambientales de El Colegio de México realizó un reconocimiento a la trayectoria de la profesora investigadora Julieta Quilodrán 1 por su destacada labor en la docencia e investigación demográficas durante más de cuatro décadas. Durante el homenaje se hizo un recuento de su sobresaliente desempeño como pro - fesora investigadora en análisis demográfico; se enfatizó que Julieta Quilodrán es pio - nera en la investigación sobre familia y nupcialidad, que ha dedicado cuarenta años a investigar las transformaciones del matrimonio, la familia y la fecundidad en México y América Latina, y que es una referencia en la investigación en la demografía mundial. Además ha formado a un gran número de generaciones de demógrafos, a quienes ha inculcado el rigor en el uso de todas las metodologías del análisis demográfico. También se presentó el libro Parejas conyugales en transformación –del cual Julieta Quilodrán es compiladora–, 2 en el que se documentan desde el punto de vista demográfico los cambios ocurridos en el ámbito de la vida conyugal y familiar a partir de varios enfoques metodológicos cuantitativos, cualitativos y jurídicos. El reconocimiento y la presentación del libro se llevaron a cabo el 23 de abril de 2012 en El Colegio de México. En la ceremonia participaron Teresa Castro, Robert McCaa, Beatriz Figueroa, Viridiana Sosa, Manuel Ordorica y Silvia Giorguli. Por úl - timo, Julieta Quilodrán emitió un breve mensaje de agradecimiento. A continuación presentamos las palabras de quienes intervinieron en el acto, precedidas por una intro - ducción elaborada por Silvia Giorguli, directora del Centro de Estudios Demográficos, Urbanos y Ambientales de El Colegio de México.

  12. Hyperglycemia and acute kidney injury in critically ill children

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    Full Text Available Roberto Gordillo,1 Tania Ahluwalia,2 Robert Woroniecki3 1Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology, 2Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria, IL, USA; 3Division of Pediatric Nephrology and Hypertension, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Stony Brook, NY, USA Background: Hyperglycemia and acute kidney injury (AKI are common in critically ill children and have been associated with higher morbidity and mortality. The incidence of AKI in children is difficult to estimate because of the lack of a standard definition for AKI. The pediatric RIFLE (Risk, Injury, Failure, Loss of kidney function, and End-stage kidney disease criteria can be used to define AKI in children. Various biomarkers in urine and blood have been studied to detect AKI in critically ill children. However, it is not clear whether hyperglycemia is associated with AKI. Our objective was to evaluate the effect of hyperglycemia on kidney function and its effect on neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL in children. Methods: We studied retrospective and prospective cohorts of pediatric critically ill subjects admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU. We analyzed data from admission that included estimated glomerular filtration rate, plasma and urine NGAL, serum glucose and peak glycemia (highest glycemia during PICU admission, and length of hospital and PICU stay from two different institutions. Results: We found that the prevalence of hyperglycemia was 89% in the retrospective cohort and 86% in the prospective cohort, P=0.99. AKI was associated with peak glycemia, P=0.03. There was a statistically significant correlation between peak glycemia and hospital and PICU stays, P=<0.001 and P<0.001, respectively. Urine NGAL and plasma NGAL were not statistically different in subjects with and without hyperglycemia, P=0.99 and P=0.85, respectively. Subjects on vasopressors had lower estimated glomerular filtration rate and higher

  13. Current and emerging therapies for the treatment of myasthenia gravis

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    Renato Mantegazza

    2011-03-01

    Full Text Available Renato Mantegazza, Silvia Bonanno, Giorgia Camera, Carlo AntozziDepartment of Neuromuscular Diseases and Neuroimmunology, Fondazione Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, ItalyAbstract: Myasthenia gravis (MG is an autoimmmune disease in which autoantibodies to different antigens of the neuromuscular junction cause the typical weakness and fatigability. Treatment includes anticholinesterase drugs, immunosuppression, immunomodulation, and thymectomy. The autoimmune response is maintained under control by corticosteroids frequently associated with immunosuppressive drugs, with improvement in the majority of patients. In case of acute exacerbations with bulbar symptoms or repeated relapses, modulation of autoantibody activity by plasmapheresis or intravenous immunoglobulins provides rapid improvement. Recently, techniques removing only circulating immunoglobulins have been developed for the chronic management of treatment-resistant patients. The rationale for thymectomy relies on the central role of the thymus. Despite the lack of controlled studies, thymectomy is recommended as an option to improve the clinical outcome or promote complete remission. New videothoracoscopic techniques have been developed to offer the maximal surgical approach with the minimal invasiveness and hence patient tolerability. The use of biological drugs such as anti-CD20 antibodies is still limited but promising. Studies performed in the animal model of MG demonstrated that several more selective or antigen-specific approaches, ranging from mucosal tolerization to inhibition of complement activity or cellular therapy, might be feasible. Investigation of the transfer of these therapeutic approaches to the human disease will be the challenge for the future.Keywords: myasthenia gravis, therapy, immunosuppression, thymectomy, plasmapheresis

  14. The constitution of intelligence: a psychoanalytical approach / A constituição da inteligência: uma abordagem psicanalítica

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    Regina Orgler Sordi

    2005-01-01

    Full Text Available This paper aims to discuss human intelligence in the psychoanalytical perspective, particularly considering the contribution of Silvia Bleichmar who explores how human mind develops the intellectual activity from the embryonic states. It is recognized the contribution of genetic epistemology developed by Jean Piaget which allows to understand the capacity to build symbolic systems from sensory-motor schemes. There is also pointed some convergence between the genetic psychology and the psychoanalytic thought. What is stressed in this article, however, is that the contribution of psychoanalysis about the origins of intelligence has been less studied, although it is of most interest both theoretically and clinically. The theoretical inspiration of the paper relies on Freud's theory but it is more definitely grounded on the French school of Jean Laplanche. It tries to show that to reach the objectivity of logical structures, characterized by the categories of the Aristotelian logic – classification, space, time, causality, denial – the psychism does an active work of mind connection which starts in the first inscriptions of the other sexualized human and has to implant the originary repression, the only one able to organize the logic of the secondary thought. It stresses, at the end, that the contribution about a theory of the origins of psychism, concerning the development of intelligence is of great help in the studies about learning disabilities, as it differentiates learning difficulties due to secondary causes of the disorders which address to the lack of constitution of the ego.

  15. Disney explains Bach: a pedagogic unit on the Fifth Brandenburg Concerto

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    Giorgio Pagannone

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    Full Text Available This article illustrates a pedagogic unit on music listening that is centered on the first movement of the Fifth Brandenburg Concerto by Bach and is aimed at primary school pupils. The selected concert is of historical importance for the prominent role assumed by the harpsichord in comparison to the other two soloists (flute and violin. The didactic “bridge” that is useful to deal with this piece and carve out the cognitive contents ad hoc has been identified by Giorgio Pagannone in Walt Disney’s animated cartoon, Three Little Pigs (1933, based on a fairy tale of the same name.First, we present and analyse  the music piece and animated cartoon. Next, we provide a detailed and articulated description of the pedagogic unit, that was adopted by Silvia Cancedda in a primary school in Bologna (Italy and produced very good results such as the intuitive reading of selected score fragments. The appendix includes some of the works done by the pupils.

  16. El jardín de la república. Museo y razón (poscolonial

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    Natalia Sacchi

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    Full Text Available ¿Qué es la descolonización y qué tiene que ver con la modernidad? ¿Cómo se injerta el “nosotros” exclusivo, etnocéntrico, con el “nosotros inclusivo” –la patria para todos– que proyecta la descolonización? ¿Cómo hemos pensado y problematizado, desde aquí y ahora, el presente colonizado y su superación? Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui (2010: pp. 60.El artículo indaga sobre el museo de arte moderno como matriz disciplinar del es-tado nación (poscolonial en Argentina. Y como el museo, en tanto que representación y materialidad, figura el ideal del proyecto de construcción nacional del Estado Argentino generando una serie de significantes que nos permiten desentrañar las relaciones entre representación estética, ficciones narrativas hegemónicas sobre la “otredad” y regulación de la población a través de la racialización y la desigualdad sexo genérica. Para mentar estas relaciones me centro en tres figuraciones narrativas, el desierto como espacio de “ausencia de civilización”, el jardín como el orden moderno de las personas y las representaciones y el pabellón como mecanismo de disciplinamiento.

  17. Descolonización y colonialismo interno: Lugar y función de lo colonial

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    Fernando Iturralde

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    El siguiente artículo tiene como propósito indagar en la comprensión de aquello que es designado por el término “colonial” en tres intelectuales bolivianos: René Zavaleta Mercado, Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui y H.C.F. Mansilla. Encontramos, en los escritos de los tres, signos que nos permiten percibir una comprensión similar (aunque no la misma de lo que entienden por herencia colonial. En los tres casos, esa herencia es vista de forma peyorativa, es decir, como un rasgo que habría que poner de lado y finalmente erradicar. A partir de un análisis textual tratamos de comprender en qué consiste ese concepto o ese remanente colonial en estos tres autores. Una vez que logramos averiguar a qué se podrían referir estos autores cuando manejan la idea de una herencia colonial, analizamos y cuestionamos estas ideas a partir de la concepción que la teoría mimética tiene de conceptos similares. En otras palabras, buscamos traducir los conceptos de los pensadores bolivianos en términos de la teoría mimética, ya sea para comprenderlos mejor, ya sea para verificar si tienen una significación en el contexto de esa teoría.

  18. Beyond Phallic Domain: Female Otherness as a Resource for Liberation: Some Notes From Lacanian Psychoanalysis and Poststructuralist Feminism.

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    Gonzalez-Barrientos, Marcela; Napolitano, Stefania

    2015-06-01

    The article explores the political derivations of psychoanalytical discourse on femininity, starting from the impact of Lacanian positions on feminist thought. The consideration of a dimension of absolute otherness of female sexuality, irreducible to masculinity and to a phallic domain--not-all phallic--theorized by Lacan in the 1970s, opens up many complex issues for the politics of women's liberation. It is a matter of living the absolute difference without either radically excluding it from the speakable or letting it be part of a romantic imagery of the otherness that perpetuates sexual hierarchy and, consequently, female subordination. Taking up the proposal of such authors as Julia Kristeva or Silvia Tubert, we suggest that the Lacanian theory offers the conceptual tools to shift from exclusion to re-volt, from the place of the Other as a pedestal for the Same to a political function of female otherness and of the "not-all" that it represents: a part of the Kultur and its difficulties, but not entangled in it to the point that it cannot bring any innovation.

  19. Suvine Tallinn on täis head tarbekunsti, ka harrastajad on aktiivsed / Andri Ksenofontov

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    Ksenofontov, Andri, 1962-

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    Andres ja Katja Koorti korraldatud kobarnäitus "18 tuba" Sakala t. 9 majas, Adolfas Shaulyse ja Mari Relo-Shaulyse näitus "Viva la vida!" A-galeriis, Piret Räni näitus "Hello friend - are you impotent?" EKA galeriis, Tiina Piisangu tööd köitekunstinäitusel "Scripta manent III. Maailma parim asi" Eesti Tarbekunsti- ja Disainimuuseumis, Kristiina Kalistru ja Silvia Kelle tööd Kullo galeriis, Anne Türni tööd ja väljapanek Lühikese jala galeriis, Eesti Keraamikute Liidu puupõletustehnikas teostatud tööde näitus arhitektuurimuuseumis, Thomas Häntzscheli fotode näitus ArtDepoos, Angelika Kauffmanni näitus Kadrioru Kunstimuuseumis, Adam Greeni ja Simona Dell'Agli näitus "Tekkimine" Tallinna Linnagaleriis, Merike Estna maalinäitus "The Sexiest Girl, Pussycat, the Happiest Girl and Two Loverabbits" Haus galeriis, Monica del Norte maalinäitus "Lugupilt" G-galeriis, Päivi Randveri näitus "Reisid kosmosesse" Draakoni galeriis, Kelli Valk Kagovere näitus "Kõik muutub" Ühispanga galeriis, Toomas Sarapuu näitus "Deebetkaart" Tallinna Kunstihoone galeriis jm.

  20. Foraging Behavior of the Blue Morpho and Other Tropical Butterflies: The Chemical and Electrophysiological Basis of Olfactory Preferences and the Role of Color

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    Alexandra Sourakov

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    Full Text Available Inside a live butterfly exhibit, we conducted bioassays to determine whether the presence of color would facilitate the location of attractants by the butterflies. It was found that color facilitated odor attraction in some species that feed on flowers (Parthenos silvia, Heraclides thoas, Dryas julia, and Idea leuconoe, but not in the exclusively fruit-feeding species, such as Morpho helenor, hence demonstrating that species with different natural diets use different foraging cues. Green, ripe, and fermented bananas were evaluated for their attractiveness to butterflies together with honey and mangoes. The fermented bananas were determined to be the most attractive bait, and the electrophysiological responses to their volatiles were studied in Morpho helenor and Caligo telamonius. During GC-EAD evaluation, fifteen different aliphatic esters, such as isobutyl isobutyrate, butyl acetate, ethyl butanoate, and butyl butanoate (both fermentation products and fruit semiochemicals were shown to be detected by the butterflies’ sensory apparatus located in the forelegs, midlegs, proboscis, labial palpi, and antennae. Legs, proboscis, and antennae of Morpho helenor and Caligo telamonius showed similar sensitivity, reacting to 11 chemicals, while labial palpi had a lower signal-to-noise ratio and responded to seven chemicals, only three of which produced responses in other organs.

  1. Tendenze interpuntorie in giovani narratori

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    Silvia Spinelli

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    Full Text Available Il saggio si concentra sull’analisi dei fenomeni interpuntori all’interno di alcuni romanzi scritti da giovani autori italiani e pubblicati dopo l’anno duemila: 100 colpi di spazzola prima di andare a dormire, di Melissa P. (2003, La ragazza dei miei sogni di Roberto Dimitri (2007, La solitudine dei numeri primi di Paolo Giordano (2008, La Panzanella di Giulia Villoresi (2009, Acciaio di Silvia Avallone (2010 e Troppa umana speranza di Alessandro Mari (2011. L’analisi comparata dei romanzi sotto il profilo interpuntorio consente di mettere in luce alcuni aspetti interessanti: da un lato, la vicinanza con altre forme di scrittura (prevalentemente giornalistica attraverso l’impiego prevalente di punto fermo e virgola; dall’altro, la buona tenuta di alcuni elementi interpuntori caduti in disuso altrove ma qui ampiamente presenti, come il punto e virgola. Risulta, infine, ancora più interessante notare come tali utilizzi siano trasversali e riguardino l’intero corpus: non vi sono, infatti, distinzioni legate ai sottogeneri di appartenenza dei romanzi.

  2. Kasvatusteaduslike tööde konkursi tulemused / Ulve Kala

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    Kala, Ulve, 1947-

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    Eesti keeles publitseeritud teadustöö preemia anti Aleksander Elangole, Inger Kraavile ja Kristi Kõivule, diplom Ühiskondlikule Pedagoogika Uurimise Instituudile, Viivi Ekstale, Inger Kraavile, Inge Undile, Viivi Maansole. Võõrkeeles publitseeritud teadustöö preemia monograafiale "Integration als Problem in der Erziehungswissenschaft" (koostaja Airi Liimets, autorid Airi Liimets, Saila Anttonen, Gunnar Bergendal, Gerd-Bodo Reinert von Carlsburg, Helmut Wehr, Tiiu Kuurme, Pauli Siljander, Jüri Kruusvall, Sirje Priimägi, Ene-Silvia Sarv, Kristi Kõiv, Meri-Liis Laherand, Jaan Mikk, Hannele Niemi, Marika Veisson, Irina Würscher, Susanne Jena, Tiina Aunin, Reet Liimets, Heli Mattisen, Aivo Saar, Maie Vikat), diplom Aino Saarele ja Katrin Niglasele. Didaktilis-rakenduslike tööde preemia Eda Heinlale, Estelle Laanele ja Kalle Laanele, Tiiu Kadajasele. Populaarteadusliku töö preemia Maie Tuulikule, diplom Kristi Kõivule. H. Liimetsa nim magistritööde preemia Rain Mikserile, Margus Pedastele, Ülle Rannutile, Inger Kraavile, Tago Sarapuule, Martin Ehalale

  3. Imagem, Informação e Tecnologia: vídeo digital como objeto de estudo para Ciência da InformaçãoImagen, Información y Tecnología: video digital como objecto de estudio para la Ciencia de la Información

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    Helen Beatriz Frota Rozados

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    Full Text Available Introdução: Aborda conceitos a respeito de tecnologias da imagem, no contexto da Ciência da Informação. Delimita o estudo do vídeo digital enquanto imagem, tecnologia e informação. Objetivo: Identifica as relações do vídeo digital com o conceito de informação estética. Metodologia: Pesquisa bibliográfica. Resultados: Os principais autores da fundamentação teórica são Abraham Moles, Arlindo Machado, Philippe Dubois, Lev Manovich, Lucia Santaella, Yves-François Le Coadic, Silvia Martin e Vilém Flusser os quais abordam temas sobre máquinas de imagens (fotografia, cinema, televisão, vídeo e computador, Ciência da Informação e vídeo digital. Conclusões: O vídeo digital desaparece em sua especificidade para ressurgir como uma presença totalitária junto ao computador e a outros dispositivos tecnológicos.

  4. Science curiosity in learning environments: developing an attitudinal scale for research in schools, homes, museums, and the community

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    Weible, Jennifer L.; Toomey Zimmerman, Heather

    2016-05-01

    Although curiosity is considered an integral aspect of science learning, researchers have debated how to define, measure, and support its development in individuals. Prior measures of curiosity include questionnaire type scales (primarily for adults) and behavioral measures. To address the need to measure scientific curiosity, the Science Curiosity in Learning Environments (SCILE) scale was created and validated as a 12-item scale to measure scientific curiosity in youth. The scale was developed through (a) adapting the language of the Curiosity and Exploration Inventory-II [Kashdan, T. B., Gallagher, M. W., Silvia, P. J., Winterstein, B. P., Breen, W. E., Terhar, D., & Steger, M. F. (2009). The curiosity and exploration inventory-II: Development, factor structure, and psychometrics. Journal of Research in Personality, 43(6), 987-998] for youth and (b) crafting new items based on scientific practices drawn from U.S. science standards documents. We administered a preliminary set of 30 items to 663 youth ages 8-18 in the U.S.A. Exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis resulted in a three-factor model: stretching, embracing, and science practices. The findings indicate that the SCILE scale is a valid measure of youth's scientific curiosity for boys and girls as well as elementary, middle school, and high school learners.

  5. Development problems were common five years after positive screening for language disorders and, or, autism at 2.5 years of age.

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    Miniscalco, Carmela; Fernell, Elisabeth; Thompson, Lucy; Sandberg, Eva; Kadesjö, Björn; Gillberg, Christopher

    2018-04-10

    This study identified whether children who had screened positive for either developmental language disorder (DLD) or autism spectrum disorder (ASD) at the age of 2.5 years had neurodevelopmental assessments five years later. Our study cohort were 288 children born from 1 July 2008 to 20 June 2009 who screened positive for DLD and, or, ASD at 2.5 years. Of these, 237 children were referred to, and assessed, at the Paediatric Speech and Language Pathology clinic (n = 176) or the Child Neuropsychiatry Clinic (n = 61) at the Queen Silvia Children's Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden. Clinical registers covering all relevant outpatient clinics were reviewed five years later with regard to established diagnoses. When the 237 were followed up five years later, 96 (40%) had established neurodevelopmental disorders or problems, often beyond DLD and ASD. Co-existing problems were common in this cohort and multidisciplinary assessments were indicated. The other 60% did not appear in subsequent clinic records. It is likely that this 40% was a minimum rate and that more children will be referred for developmental problems later. Five years after they had been screened positive for DLD and, or autism at 2.5 years, 40% of our cohort had remaining or other developmental problems. ©2018 Foundation Acta Paediatrica. Published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd.

  6. Uue põlvkonna ootel : Eesti näitekirjandus 2009 / Ott Karulin

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    2010-01-01

    Ülevaade 2009. aasta eesti näitekirjandusest. Pikemalt käsitletakse järgmisi autoreid ja nende näidendeid/näidendikogumikke ning lavastusi: Madis Kõiv "Küüni täitmine", "Näidendid III", "Kolmekesi toas"; Andrus Kivirähk "Vombat", "Ingel, ingel vii mind taeva", "Vassiljev ja Bubõr tegid siia ...", "Limpa ja mereröövlid", "Vanamehed seitsmendalt"; Mart Kivastik "Käsu Hansu ajalootund"; Urmas Lennuk "Igavene kapten", koos Andry Ervaldiga "Jäneste kirik", dramatiseering N. Leskovi "Mtsenski maakonna leedi Machbeth'ist"; Urmas Vadi "Ballettmeister"; Andres Noormets "Öö", "Vaikus ja karjed" (kuuldemängud); Roy Strider "Mässajad"; Uku Uusberg "Pea vahetus"; Tooma Kall "Prügikast 3 ehk Eesti masurka"; Enn Vetemaa "Väike näidendiraamat VI", "Gustav Naani hiilgus ja viletsus", "Ühekäeline bandiit"; Merle Karusoo "Sigma Tau-C705"; Arvo Valton-Vallikivi "Stsenaariumid. Näidendid" ; Silvia Soro "Nähtmatu varandus"; Martin Algus "Postmodernsed leibkonnad"

  7. The differential effects of bisphosphonates, SERMS (selective estrogen receptor modulators, and parathyroid hormone on bone remodeling in osteoporosis

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    Silvia Migliaccio

    2007-04-01

    Full Text Available Silvia Migliaccio, Marina Brama, Giovanni SperaCattedra di Medicina Interna, Dipartimento di Fisiopatologia Medica, Università degli Studi di Roma “La Sapienza”, Italy Abstract: Osteoporosis is a skeletal metabolic disease characterized by a compromised bone fragility, leading to an increased risk of developing spontaneous and traumatic fractures. Osteoporosis is considered a multifactorial disease and fractures are the results of several different risk factors both extra- and intraskeletal. Thus bone fragility can be the end point of several different causes: a failure to reach an optimal peak bone mass during growth; b excessive bone resorption resulting in decreased bone mass and microarchitectural deterioration; c inadequate formation upon an increased resorption during the process of bone remodeling. The pharmacological therapeutical options, available to date, are directed on prevention of fractures. The aim of this paper is to describe the activities and the mechanisms of action, as known at present, of the most used therapies for osteoporosis and their clinical implications. Improvement of knowledge in this field will allow us to further improve therapeutical choices and pharmacological interventions.Keywords: Osteoporosis, estrogens, bisphosphonates, SERMS, teriparatide, mechanism of action, fracture

  8. Evaluadores del Número

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    Full Text Available Evaluadores extranjerosLeticia Barrera, Cornell University, Estados Unidos.Kelly Da Silva, Universidade de Brasilia, Brasil.María Eugenia Garay, Universidad de Guadalajara, México.Rodrigo Ghiringhelli de Azevedo, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, BrasilLana Lage da Gama Lima, Universidade Federal do Norte Fluminense Darcy Ribeiro, Brasil.Aldo Marchesi, Universidad de la República, UruguayAna Paula Mendes de Miranda, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brasil.Patrice Schuch, Universidade de Brasilia, Brasil.Gabriela Scotto, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brasil.Jacqueline Sinhoretto, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, Brasil.Evaluadores nacionalesSilvia Guemureman, Instituto Gino Germani, UBA.Gabriel Noel, Universidad Nacional de San Martín.Marcelo Sain, Universidad Nacional de Quilmes.Manuel Moreira, Universidad Nacional de Misiones.Emilio Crenzel, Instituto Gino Germani, UBA.Ana María Gorosito, Universidad Nacional de Misiones. Obra de Tapa:Mira a todos lados, acrílico sobre tela, 83 x 68 cm.Carlos Sessano, Artista Plástico

  9. Emerging role of microRNAs in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma

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    Full Text Available Elisa Callegari,1 Marco Domenicali,2 Laura Gramantieri,3 Massimo Negrini,1 Silvia Sabbioni4 1Department of Morphology, Surgery and Experimental Medicine, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, 2Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, 3Center for Applied Biomedical Research, S Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, 4Department of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy Abstract: Hepatocellular carcinoma is the third leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide. Currently available curative options, such as surgery and transplantation, are not available to patients with advanced stages of disease. Among the potential new treatments being investigated are microRNA (miRNA-based therapies. A number of preclinical studies have reported antitumor activities of miRNA mimics or anti-miRNA molecules. Optimal in vivo delivery of miRNA molecules is crucial to their action. To this end, significant progress has been made in the development of nanoparticles for in vivo delivery of miRNA molecules. Delivery of these molecules, alone or in combination with other drugs, promises to open new possibilities for therapeutic approaches to hepatocellular carcinoma. Keywords: hepatocellular carcinoma, microRNA, nanocarriers, therapy 

  10. Assessing the risk of recurrent venous thromboembolism – a practical approach

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    Full Text Available Jennifer Fahrni,1 Marc Husmann,2 Silvia B Gretener,3 Hong H Keo1 1Division of Angiology, Medical University Clinic, Kantonsspital Aarau AG, Aarau, Switzerland; 2Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital, University of Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland; 3Clinic for Angiology Oberaargau, Langenthal, Switzerland Abstract: Recurrent venous thromboembolism (VTE is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. This risk is lowered by anticoagulation, with a large effect in the initial phase following the venous thromboembolic event, and with a smaller effect in terms of secondary prevention of recurrence when extended anticoagulation is performed. On the other hand, extended anticoagulation is associated with an increased risk of major bleeding and thus leads to morbidity and mortality. Therefore, it is necessary to assess the risk of recurrence for VTE on an individual basis, and a recommendation for secondary prophylaxis should be specifically based on risk calculation of recurrence of VTE and bleeding. In this review, we provide a comprehensive summary of relevant risk factors for recurrent VTE and a practical approach for assessing the risk of recurrence in daily practice. Keywords: thrombosis, hemorrhage, risk assessment 

  11. Family profiles in eating disorders: family functioning and psychopathology

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    Full Text Available Luca Cerniglia,1 Silvia Cimino,2 Mimma Tafà,2 Eleonora Marzilli,2 Giulia Ballarotto,2 Fabrizia Bracaglia2 1Faculty of Psychology, International Telematic University UNINETTUNO, 2Department of Dynamic and Clinical Psychology, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Rome, Italy Abstract: Research has studied family functioning in families of patients suffering from eating disorders (EDs, particularly investigating the associations between mothers’ and daughters’ psychopathological symptoms, but limited studies have examined whether there are specific maladaptive psychological profiles characterizing the family as a whole when it includes adolescents with anorexia nervosa (AN, bulimia nervosa (BN, and binge eating disorder (BED. Through the collaboration of a network of public and private consultants, we recruited n=181 adolescents diagnosed for EDs (n=61 with AN, n=60 with BN, and n=60 with BEDs and their parents. Mothers, fathers, and youths were assessed through a self-report measure evaluating family functioning, and adolescents completed a self-report questionnaire assessing psychopathological symptoms. Results showed specific family functioning and psychopathological profiles based on adolescents’ diagnosis. Regression analyses also showed that family functioning characterized by rigidity predicted higher psychopathological symptoms. Our study underlines the importance of involving all members of the family in assessment and intervention programs when adolescent offspring suffer from EDs. Keywords: family functioning, eating disorders, adolescents, psychopathological risk

  12. Normalized Urinary Flow at Puberty after Tubularized Incised Plate Urethroplasty for Hypospadias in Childhood.

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    Andersson, Marie; Doroszkiewicz, Monika; Arfwidsson, Charlotte; Abrahamsson, Kate; Sillén, Ulla; Holmdahl, Gundela

    2015-11-01

    An obstructive urinary flow pattern is frequently seen after tubularized incised plate urethroplasty for hypospadias. However, the significance of this finding has not been determined and long-term results are few. We describe postoperative long-term uroflowmetry results after puberty in males who underwent tubularized incised plate urethroplasty in childhood. A total of 126 boys underwent tubularized incised plate urethroplasty for distal penile to mid shaft hypospadias at Queen Silvia Children's Hospital in Gothenburg between 1999 and 2003. Of the patients 48 were toilet trained at surgery. We report on 40 patients who had data available at 2 and 12 months postoperatively, 7 years postoperatively and at puberty (median age 15.0 years, range 13.7 to 17.1). Of the patients 31 had distal and 9 had mid penile hypospadias. Clinical examination, urinary medical history, uroflowmetry and ultrasound measuring residual urine were performed. Maximum urinary flow was correlated to age and voided volume, using Miskolc nomograms for comparison of percentiles. At 1 year postoperatively 15 boys (37.5%) had normal urinary flow (above 25th percentile), compared to 16 (40%) at 7 years and 38 (95%) at puberty (p puberty for boys with hypospadias treated with tubularized incised plate urethroplasty. Unless symptoms occur, a conservative approach seems preferable. Copyright © 2015 American Urological Association Education and Research, Inc. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

  13. An updated checklist of Nepticulidae (Lepidoptera) of the Crimea, Sub-Mediterranean SE Europe.

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    Navickaitė, Asta; Diškus, Arūnas; Stonis, Jonas R

    2014-08-07

    This updated checklist is intended to be a collaborative effort by a team of taxonomists to present a hitherto little known diversity of the Nepticulidae of the Crimea. A total of 64 species of Nepticulidae are listed. The following 26 species are recorded for the first time from the Crimea: Stigmella confusella (Wood & Walsingham, 1894), S. tiliae (Frey, 1856), S. microtheriella (Stainton, 1854), S. alnetella (Stainton, 1854), S. glutinosae (Stainton, 1858), S. desperatella (Frey, 1856), S. torminalis (Wood, 1890), S. crataegella (Klimesch, 1936), S. hahniella (Wörz, 1937), S. catharticella (Stainton, 1853), S. malella (Stainton, 1854), S. rhamnella (Herrich-Schäffter, 1860), S. ulmivora (Fologne, 1860), S. trimaculella (Haworth, 1828), S. obliquella (Heinemann, 1862), S. tityrella (Stainton, 1854), S. carpinella (Heinemann, 1862), S. lemniscella (Zeller, 1839), S. plagicolella (Stainton, 1854), S. samiatella (Zeller, 1939), Bohemannia pulverosella (Stainton, 1849), Ectoedemia mahalebella (Klimesch, 1936), Fomoria septembrella (Stainton, 1849), Trifurcula silviae van Nieukerken, 1990, T. macedonica Z. Laštůvka & A. Laštůvka, 1998, T. eurema (Tutt, 1899). One species, Ectoedemia spinosella (Joannis, 1908), is excluded here from the list of the Nepticulidae of the Crimea. Thirty-nine selected species are illustrated with photographs of the leaf-mines, and forty-five species with photographs of genitalia. 

  14. Graft-free Ahmed tube insertion: a modified method at 5 mm from limbus

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    Juan Carlos Mesa-Gutiérrez

    2010-04-01

    Full Text Available Juan Carlos Mesa-Gutiérrez, Juan Lillo-Sopena, Anna Monés-Llivina, Silvia Sanz-Moreno, Jorge Arruga-GinebredaDepartment of Ophthalmology, Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, SpainObjective: To determine the medium-term outcome of Ahmed implants inserted through a needle tract at 5 mm from limbus that eliminates the need for a donor scleral graft.Methods: A retrospective case series of 19 patients undergoing Ahmed implant surgery for refractory glaucoma with a mean follow-up of 12 months. Primary outcome measures included control of intraocular pressure after surgery. Secondary outcome measure included the frequency of intraoperative and postoperative complications.Results: Intraocular pressure was maintained between 6 and 21 mmHg throughout the study. There was no postoperative hypotony. There were no complications related to this modified technique.Conclusion: Needle tract at 5 mm from limbus maintains implant’s ability to control intraocular pressure and eliminates the need for a donor scleral graft or heterologous material.Keywords: surgical technique, Ahmed implant, refractory glaucoma, donor scleral graft, tube shunt device

  15. Segnalazioni/Informes/Rapports/Reports

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    Emanuele Monegato

    2013-05-01

    , Barcelona, Anagrama, 2012, 434 pp. ISBN 978-84-339-2597-8 José “Cheche” Campos Dávila, Ajum decía mi abuela , Lima, Editorial San Marcos, 2011, 199 pp. ISBN 978-612-302-676-9 Joseph Gelfer (ed., 2012 Decoding the Countercultural Apocalypse, Oakville and Sheffield, Equinox Publishing Ltd, 2011, 203 pp ISBN 978-1-84553-639-8 Juan Pablo Sutherland, Cielo dandi. Escrituras y poéticas de estilo en América latina, Buenos Aires, Eterna Cadencia, 2011, 284 pp. ISBN 978-987-1673-46-9 Luigi Cimmino, Daniele Dottorini, Giorgio Pangaro, Dal cuore di tenebra all'Apocalisse. Francis Ford Coppola legge Joseph Conrad, Soveria Mannelli, Rubbettino Editore, 2011, 205 pp. ISBN 978-884-982-907-5 Mariacristina Cavecchi, Cerchi e cicli: sulle forme della memoria in Ulisse, Piccola Biblioteca Joyciana, Roma, Bulzoni, 2012, 96 pp. ISBN 978-88-7870-723-8 Mauro Giori (ed., Poetica e prassi della trasgressione in Luchino Visconti. 1935-1962 , Milano, Lampi di stampa, 2011, 346 pp. ISBN 978-88-488-1277-1 Michela Bassanelli e Gennaro Postiglione (eds., The Atlantikwall As Military Archeological Landscape / L’Atlantikwall come paesaggio di archeologia militare , Siracusa, LetteraVentidue, 2011, 207 pp. ISBN 978-88-6242-041-9 Neil Campbell e Alasdair Kean (eds., American Cultural Studies. An Introduction to American Culture , London, Routledge, 2011, 376 pp. ISBN 978-0-415-59871-2 Silvia Antosa (ed., Queer Crossings. Theories, Bodies, Texts , Milano Mimesis, 2012, 195 pp. ISBN 978-885-750-939-6 Silvia Antosa, Crossing Boundaries: Bodily Paradigms in Jeanette Winterson's Fiction . 1985-2000 , Roma, Aracne, 2008, 224 pp. ISBN 978-885-481-682-4 Silvia Gianni, Tendenze della critica letteraria e narrativa centroamericana degli ultimi anni , Roma, Aracne editrice, 2011, 361 pp. ISBN 978-88-548-4027-0 Silvia Ross, Tuscan Spaces. Literary Contstructions of Place, Toronto/Buffalo/London, University of Toronto Press, 2010, 224 pp. ISBN 978-1-4426-3998-0 Valentina Agostinis, Londra chiama. Otto

  16. Breve antología poética: I Viali (2003 y Sul vuoto (2011

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    Gabriel del Sarto

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    Full Text Available  Gabriel del Sarto (1972 publica sus primeros poemas en 1998 en el Sesto quaderno di poesia contemporanea a manos de Franco Buffoni. Poco después su nombre empieza a ser frecuente en antologías dedicadas a los nuevos poetas emergentes italianos, como L’opera comune (Atelier, 1999, Poeti di Vent’anni (ed. Mario Santagostini, La Stampa, 2000 y Nuovissima poesia italiana (Mondadori, 2004, editada por Maurizio Cucchi y Antonio Ricciardi, en la que comparte espacio con algunos de los poetas más sobresalientes de su generación, como Silvia Caratti, Francesca Moccia o Alberto Pellegatta. En 2003 publica su primera colección de poemas con el título de I viali (Ed. Atelier, a la que sigue en 2011 el libro Sul vuoto (Transeuropa. Aparte de su faceta como poeta, Gabriel del Sarto es autor de diferentes ensayos sogre el uso y el sentido de la narración en la práctica formativa, como Raccontare storie (con F. Batini, Carocci, 2007 o el manual de escritura creativa Narrazione e invenzione (con S. Giusti y F. Batini, Erickson, 2007La sigiente traducción es una selección de poemas de Gabriel del Sarto (1972, extraídos de los volúmenes I viali (2003 y Sul vuoto (2011.

  17. Development Of HUD Combiner For Automotive Windshield Application

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    Hattori, Akimasa; Makita, Kensuke; Okabayashi, Shigeru

    1989-12-01

    The head-up display system (HUM) has been developed for the windshield of Nissan Motor's passenger car, '88 model of Silvia (240SX) and '89 model of Maxima. HUD consists of a projector with high brightness VFT and a combiner which is a light-selective reflective film applied on the surface of ' e windshield. The system provides nice display legibility of speed in a three-digit reap at the position more than one meter far from driver's eye even under the bright sunlight. In this report, we present the optical properties and manufacturing process of the advanced combiner. The combiner has to have high transmittance as well as high reflectance so that a driver can see both foreground object and display reading at the same time. The optical design for the combiner is based on the concepts: (a) Visible light transmittance has to be 70% or more in accordance with a legal requirement, and (b) taking both peak wavelengths of Vim' and sensitivity characteristics of human eyes into consideration, 530nm of wave length is chosen as a reflective light. The combiner consists of a dielectric thin layer of Ti02-Si02 system. Its basic structure is decided by simulation with matrix method of the resultant waves. The coating film is applied on the restricted area of the forth surface of laminated windshield by newly developed solgel printing process using a metal alkoxide solution with a relatively long storage life.

  18. Fatigue in lung cancer patients: symptom burden and management of challenges

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    Full Text Available Simona Carnio, Rosario Francesco Di Stefano, Silvia Novello Oncology Department, University of Turin, AOU San Luigi, Orbassano, Italy Abstract: Lung cancer (LC remains the most common cause of cancer death in several countries across the world. Fatigue is the most frequently reported symptom in LC patients throughout the entire course of disease, and all international guidelines recommend early screening for cancer-related fatigue (CRF and symptoms that can affect patients' quality of life. In patients with LC, fatigue belongs to the symptom cluster of pain, depression, and insomnia, which are commonly observed simultaneously, but are typically treated as separate although they may have common biological mechanisms. The treatment of CRF remains one of the difficult areas in the oncology field: scarce evidence supports pharmacological therapies, while some interesting data arising indicates alternative remedies and physical exercise seem to be one of the most effective approaches for CRF at any stage of LC. Keywords: fatigue, lung cancer, symptom cluster, quality of life

  19. How we make cell therapy in Italy

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    Full Text Available Tiziana Montemurro, Mariele Viganò, Silvia Budelli, Elisa Montelatici, Cristiana Lavazza, Luigi Marino, Valentina Parazzi, Lorenza Lazzari, Rosaria GiordanoCell Factory, Unit of Cell Therapy and Cryobiology, Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, ItalyAbstract: In the 21st century scenario, new therapeutic tools are needed to take up the social and medical challenge posed by the more and more frequent degenerative disorders and by the aging of population. The recent category of advanced therapy medicinal products has been created to comprise cellular, gene therapy, and tissue engineered products, as a new class of drugs. Their manufacture requires the same pharmaceutical framework as for conventional drugs and this means that industrial, large-scale manufacturing process has to be adapted to the peculiar characteristics of cell-containing products. Our hospital took up the challenge of this new path in the early 2000s; and herein we describe the approach we followed to set up a pharmaceutical-grade facility in a public hospital context, with the aim to share the solutions we found to make cell therapy compliant with the requirements for the production and the quality control of a high-standard medicinal product.Keywords: advanced therapy medicinal product, good manufacturing practices, stem cells

  20. Recruitment and Participation of Recreational Runners in a Large Epidemiological and Genetic Research Study: Retrospective Data Analysis.

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    Manzanero, Silvia; Kozlovskaia, Maria; Vlahovich, Nicole; Hughes, David C

    2018-05-23

    With the increasing capacity for remote collection of both data and samples for medical research, a thorough assessment is needed to determine the association of population characteristics and recruitment methodologies with response rates. The aim of this research was to assess population representativeness in a two-stage study of health and injury in recreational runners, which consisted of an epidemiological arm and genetic analysis. The cost and success of various classical and internet-based methods were analyzed, and demographic representativeness was assessed for recruitment to the epidemiological survey, reported willingness to participate in the genetic arm of the study, actual participation, sample return, and approval for biobank storage. A total of 4965 valid responses were received, of which 1664 were deemed eligible for genetic analysis. Younger age showed a negative association with initial recruitment rate, expressed willingness to participate in genetic analysis, and actual participation. Additionally, female sex was associated with higher initial recruitment rates, and ethnic origin impacted willingness to participate in the genetic analysis (all P<.001). The sharp decline in retention through the different stages of the study in young respondents suggests the necessity to develop specific recruitment and retention strategies when investigating a young, physically active population. ©Silvia Manzanero, Maria Kozlovskaia, Nicole Vlahovich, David C Hughes. Originally published in JMIR Research Protocols (http://www.researchprotocols.org), 23.05.2018.

  1. El concepto de taypi ch'ixi como aporte al estudio de la poesía mapuche bilingüe

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    Melisa Stocco

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    Full Text Available En los tejidos andinos aymara, el taypi es el centro que ordena las simetrías, asimetrías y ritmos de la práctica textil. Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui retoma el concepto para referirse a un taypi chꞌixi como el espacio donde lo indígena y lo occidental se entretejen y donde se evidencia la vitalidad de la compleja trama cultural latinoamericana. El presente trabajo busca indagar en la profundidad conceptual y la aplicabilidad de nociones como chꞌixi y taypi para analizar la práctica autotraductora en la actual poesía originaria bilingüe como un espacio intermedio pleno de tensiones, un tejido urdido en el conflicto y la complementariedad entre lenguas, culturas y subjetividades. Se analizarán poemas y metatextos de dos autores mapuche, Leonel Lienlaf y Adriana Paredes Pinda, en los que se plantea la tensión entre oralidad y escritura.

  2. Else Lasker-Schüler and the Poetics of Incorporation

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    Leigh Gold

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    Full Text Available n Else Lasker-Schüler’s poetry and prose, we nd the desire or wish to be devoured by the love object while consuming the object in turn. In this analysis the merger or turn of phrase is tied to the subject’s own constitutive incorporation of a dead loved one. Now living objects must be loved to death or undeath. It was her mother’s death that guided Lasker-Schüler to live and love on as haunted subject to repeat and rehearse the love object’s loss or departure via fantasies of incorporation. Leigh Gold is currently working as a translator. She trained in German philology at Williams College and New York University. Her contribution refers to her re- cently defended NYU dissertation titled: “Ich sterbe am Leben”: Else Lasker-Schüler and the Work of Mourn- ing. Rodrigo Hernandez trained at the Escuela Nacional de Pintura, Escultura y Grabado La Esmeralda, Mexico City before entering the Academy of Fine Arts Karl- sruhe, class of Silvia Bächli in 2010. His work has been shown in solo and group exhibitions in Alberta, Berlin, Hamburg, Mexico City, Stockholm, and Zürich, among other cities.

  3. Book Reviews

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    Silvia W. de Groot

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    Full Text Available - P.J. Worsley, Ktut Ginarsa, Prasasti Baru Ragajaya 6 April 1155. Direktorat Bahasa dan Kesusastraan, Direktorat Djendral Kebudajaan, Departemen Pendidikan dan Kebudajaan, Tjabang Singaradja, 1968. XVI, 54 p., 3 maps. - Th. J. Gerold-Scheepers, M.A. Jaspan, Traditional medical theory in Southeast Asia. An inaugural lecture, University of Hull, Hull 1969. 36 pag. - Renato Rosaldo, Don V. Hart, Bisayan Filipino and Malayan Humoral Pathologies: Folk medicine and ethnohistory in Southeast Asia. Ithaca, New York; Department of Asian Studies, Cornell University. Data Paper: No. 76. 96 p. - Pierre J. Simon, W.E. Willmott, The political structure of the Chinese community in Cambodia. L.S.E. Monographs nr. 42. The Athlone Press, London 1970. 211 p. - Vivien van Geen, Owen M. Lynch, The politics of untouchability (Social mobility and social change in a city of India. Columbia University Press, New York and London, 1969. XIV-251 pp. - W.F.L. Buschkens, Silvia W. de Groot, Djuka society and social change: History of an attempt to develop a bush negro community in Surinam 1917-1926. Van Gorcum & Comp. N.V. - Doctor H.J. Prakke & H.M.G. Prakke, Assen 1969. XVI + 256 p., met twee kaarten, 12 fotografieën en een bibliografie van Willem Frederik van Lier. - W.F.L. Buschkens, A. Polak-Eltz, Afro-Amerikaanse godsdiensten en culten. J.J. Romen & Zonen, Roermond 1970. 221 blz., 30 ills.

  4. Nanodiamonds coupled with 5,7-dimethoxycoumarin, a plant bioactive metabolite, interfere with the mitotic process in B16F10 cells altering the actin organization

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    Full Text Available Angelo Gismondi,1 Valentina Nanni,1 Giacomo Reina,2 Silvia Orlanducci,2 Maria Letizia Terranova,2 Antonella Canini1 1Department of Biology, 2Department of Chemical Science and Technology, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy Abstract: For the first time, we coupled reduced detonation nanodiamonds (NDs with a plant secondary metabolite, citropten (5,7-dimethoxycoumarin, and demonstrated how this complex was able to reduce B16F10 tumor cell growth more effectively than treatment with the pure molecule. These results encouraged us to find out the specific mechanism underlying this phenomenon. Internalization kinetics and quantification of citropten in cells after treatment with its pure or ND-conjugated form were measured, and it was revealed that the coupling between NDs and citropten was essential for the biological properties of the complex. We showed that the adduct was not able to induce apoptosis, senescence, or differentiation, but it determined cell cycle arrest, morphological changes, and alteration of mRNA levels of the cytoskeletal-related genes. The identification of metaphasic nuclei and irregular disposition of β-actin in the cell cytoplasm supported the hypothesis that citropten conjugated with NDs showed antimitotic properties in B16F10 cells. This work can be considered a pioneering piece of research that could promote and support the biomedical use of plant drug-functionalized NDs in cancer therapy. Keywords: citropten, cytoskeletal structure, plant secondary metabolite, melanoma, internalization kinetics

  5. Mas allá del estructuralismo y la fenomenología. Propuestas para un abordaje dialéctico de la corporalidad.

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    Rodolfo Puglisi

    2011-04-01

    Full Text Available Si bien en los últimos años hemos asistido a una verdadera explosión de trabajos provenientes de las ciencias sociales en general y de la antropología en particular que versan sobre el cuerpo, sin embargo los estudios en Latinoamérica enmarcados dentro de la denominada antropología del cuerpo son bien recientes, datando los más tempranos de una década y media atrás. La Dra. Silvia Citro, autora del libro que aquí reseñamos, trabaja desde mediados de los 90’ sobre esta temática y desde el año 2004 coordina el equipo de Antropología del Cuerpo de la Facultad de Filosofía y Letras de la UBA con el que viene organizando simposios, cursos y proyectos de investigación referidos a este campo de estudio. Éste libro sintetiza muchas de las búsquedas y debates, teóricos y metodológicos, fruto de este largo recorrido que desembocan en su novedosa propuesta: un “abordaje dialectico de la corporalidad” y una “etnografia de y desde los cuerpos”, enriquecida por la teoria de las performances, razón por la cual deviene una fuente de consulta insoslayable para todo investigador social interesado en el análisis científico del cuerpo.

  6. PREFACE: The 19th European Sectional Conference on Atomic and Molecular Physics of Ionized Gases Preface: The 19th European Sectional Conference on Atomic and Molecular Physics of Ionized Gases

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    Gordillo-Vazquez, F. J.

    2009-07-01

    awarded biennially to a mid-career (10 to 20 years after PhD) researcher who has been judged to have made major contributions in one or more of the areas covered by ESCAMPIG. The prize was co-sponsored by the ESCAMPIG-2008 local committee, the European Physical Society (EPS) and Plasma Sources Science and Technology. The award was 1,000 Euros and a diploma along with hotel accommodation and waived fees to attend ESCAMPIG-2008 where the award was presented. The first `William Crookes' prize was awarded to Professor Dr Richard Van de Sanden from the Eindhoven University of Technology `for his major contributions to fundamental plasma-wall interaction studies and their use in plasma enhanced deposition and etching'. More than 290 scientists from 35 countries around the world attended ESCAMPIG-2008 in Granada. Also remarkable is the important number of registered students (87) that participated in the conference. The total number of abstracts submitted was over 330 with more than 300 poster presentations in the three scheduled poster sessions. The oral sessions involved 16 invited lectures and eight ISC selected hot topical presentations. In addition, two afternoon special sessions of ESCAMPIG-2008 were devoted to two workshops on: • Sprite chemistry and their impact in the upper atmosphere of the Earth, organized by Dr T Neubert and Dr F J Gordillo-Vazquez • Diagnostics of active species in plasma deposition of thin films, organized by Dr F L Tabarés Following a tradition started in previous ESCAMPIG editions, a special issue of {\\it Plasma Sources Science and Technology} (PSST) is published including peer-reviewed papers based on the invited lectures, hot topic presentations and workshop contributions. Many of the authors agreed to prepare and submit within deadline suitable articles with original results or in the form of reviews and critical overviews of their own published results. I would like to thank all the speakers for their co-operation and efforts in

  7. Performance of a Mobile Phone App-Based Participatory Syndromic Surveillance System for Acute Febrile Illness and Acute Gastroenteritis in Rural Guatemala.

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    Olson, Daniel; Lamb, Molly; Lopez, Maria Renee; Colborn, Kathryn; Paniagua-Avila, Alejandra; Zacarias, Alma; Zambrano-Perilla, Ricardo; Rodríguez-Castro, Sergio Ricardo; Cordon-Rosales, Celia; Asturias, Edwin Jose

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    surveillance system demonstrated a high reporting rate and good agreement between parental reported data and nurse-reported data during home visits. Several household-level and external factors were associated with decreased syndromic reporting. Poor reporting rate was associated with decreased syndromic and pathogen-specific case ascertainment. ©Daniel Olson, Molly Lamb, Maria Renee Lopez, Kathryn Colborn, Alejandra Paniagua-Avila, Alma Zacarias, Ricardo Zambrano-Perilla, Sergio Ricardo Rodríguez-Castro, Celia Cordon-Rosales, Edwin Jose Asturias. Originally published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research (http://www.jmir.org), 09.11.2017.

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    Full Text Available CARO CANCELA, Diego (coord.: El primer liberalismo en Andalucía (1808- 1869. Política, economía y sociabilidad. Cádiz: Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad de Cádiz, 2005 (295 pp.. VILAR, María José: Territorio y ordenación administrativa en la España contemporánea. Los orígenes de la actual Región uniprovincial de Murcia. Murcia: Asamblea Regional de Murcia y Real Academia Alfonso X el Sabio, 2004. iv + 377 pp. + cartografía (s.n. Juana Martínez Mercader PÉREZ MARÍN, María Dolores (Sch. P.: Escolapias en Andalucía. Córdoba: Servicio de Publicaciones, Universidad de Córdoba, 2005. Prólogo de José Manuel Cuenca Toribio. 748 p. Fernando López Mora EALHAM, Chris & RICHARDS, Michael (eds.: The Splintering of Spain. Cultural History and the Spanish Civil War. Cambridge: University Press, 2005. 282 pp., XV ilustraciones, VI mapas. Luis Arias González ÁLVAREZ TARDÍO, Manuel: El camino a la democracia en España. 1931 y 1978. Madrid: Gota a Gota, 2005. PAYNE, Stanley G.: El colapaso de la República. Los orígenes de la Guerra Civil Española. Madrid: La Esfera de los Libros, Alianza, 2005. Hernán Rodríguez Velasco ALY, Götz: La utopía nazi: cómo Hitler compró a los alemanes. Barcelona: Crítica, 2006. Helí Ovalle Fuente MARTÍN DE LA GUARDIA, Ricardo y PÉREZ SÁNCHEZ, Ricardo: La URSS contra las Comunidades Europeas. La percepción soviética del mercado común (1957-1962. Valladolid: Universidad de Valladolid, Secretariado de Publicaciones e Intercambio Editorial, 2005. Silvia Marcu DÍAZ FERNÁNDEZ, Antonio M.: Los servicios de inteligencia españoles. Desde la guerra civil hasta el 11-M. Historia de una transición. Madrid: Alianza, 2005 Hernán Rodríguez Velasco BENEYTO, José María; MARTÍN DE LA GUARDIA, Ricardo M. y PÉREZ SÁNCHEZ, Guillermo Á. (dir.: Europa y Estados Unidos — Una historia de la relación atlántica en los últimos cien años. Madrid: Biblioteca Nueva, 2005. Silvia Marcu CUENCA

  9. Poéticas de la distancia en la literatura argentina: ficciones maternas en obras de Sylvia Molloy y de Reina Roffé

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    Marta Urtasun

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    Full Text Available En este trabajo, analizamos y valoramos la emergencia de ciertas “poéticas de la distancia” en textos literarios que constituyen fábulas o ficciones maternas, que atraviesan la literatura argentina con operaciones discursivas sobre el género, el recuerdo y la memoria desde una lengua- Madre. Llamamos “ficciones maternas” a aquellos relatos que cuestionan algunos discursos fundantes y canónicos como el de la maternidad y la sexualidad. En esas ficciones, la voz de los hijos construye un discurso sobre el de las voces de las madres, en tanto figura arquetípica del sistema patriarcal. En ese marco, leeremos la nouvelle “La madre de Mary Shelley” (2011, de Reina Roffé y la novela El común olvido de la argentina Silvia Molloy (2002/2011, ambas escritoras argentinas, como relatos en los que las madres son representadas en una tensión entre la ausencia, la exclusión y el enigma mediadas por las narraciones de sus hijos. Esas voces desplegarán una lengua- Madre, entendida como práctica política e ideológica, que no sólo es la que origina otras lenguas sino que, desde lo fragmentario y disperso, permite pensar “cómo se llega a tener madre, tener patria y tener lengua”. Por eso, las fábulas maternas nos permiten reflexionar qué ocurre con las operaciones discursivas que los escritores hacen con su propia lengua, cuando escriben desde otros espacios simbólicos.

  10. Did Curiosity Kill the Cat? Relationship Between Trait Curiosity, Creative Self-Efficacy and Creative Personal Identity

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    Maciej Karwowski

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    Full Text Available The main objective of the study presented in this article was to examine the relationship between trait curiosity and two self-concept constructs which are gaining popularity in the creativity literature – creative self-efficacy (CSE and creative personal identity (CPI. Although the role of curiosity in creativity seems well established, in fact there is little empirical evidence of the relationship between curiosity treated as a trait and both CSE and CPI. In a study conducted on a sample of middle and high school Polish students (N = 284; 55% female, aged 13–18, M = 14.74, SD = 1.14, curiosity was measured by the Curiosity and Exploration Inventory (CEI-II: Kashdan, Gallagher, Silvia, Winterstein, Breen, Terhar, & Steger, 2009 and CSE and CPI by the Short Scale of Creative Self (SSCS; Karwowski, Lebuda, & Wiśniewska, in press. Confirmatory factor analysis revealed the existence of substantial correlations between measured constructs. Latent factor of CSE correlated strongly with a tendency to seek out new experiences (stretching, r = .72 and an acceptance of unpredictability (embracing, r = .67, while CPI correlated substantially with stretching (r = .62 and slightly less with embracing (r = .48 – all correlations were highly reliable (p < .001. Hierarchical confirmatory factor analysis showed the existence of a strong relationship between the higher-order factor of curiosity (composed of stretching and embracing and creative self (composed of CSE and CPI: r = .75, which may indicate common basis of creativity and curiosity. The consequences of curiosity for the development of CSE and CPI are discussed.

  11. Restless legs syndrome: a new entity of neuropathic pain? Treatment with prolonged release oxycodone/naloxone combination

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    2016-04-01

    Full Text Available Franco Gemignani,1 Andrea Melpignano,1,2 Giulia Milioli,1,2 Silvia Riccardi,1,2 Liborio Parrino1,2 1Neurology Unit, Department of Neurosciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy; 2Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurosciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy Abstract: Restless legs syndrome (RLS is a disorder of sensorimotor integration characterized by an urge to move the legs when at rest, especially at night or in the evening, which is relieved by movement. Sensory symptoms may be prominent, often exhibiting features consistent with neuropathic pain. Iron deficiency and genetic factors are implicated in RLS causation in most patients. The pathogenetic model of impaired circadian dopaminergic modulation of sensorimotor integration circuitry at the spinal level is fitting with the co-occurrence of movement disorders, sensory symptoms, and sleep disruption in RLS. Accordingly, levodopa and dopamine agonists are effective for RLS symptoms, which compensate for the impaired descending control by diencephalo-spinal dopa(minergic pathway. Dopamine agonists are usually indicated as the first-line therapy, but their use in long-term treatment is often complicated by augmentation and impulse control disorder, thus alpha-2-delta ligands also are now considered the first line of treatment. It has been recognized that endogenous opioid system is also involved in the mechanisms generating RLS, possibly through an impaired modulation of pain pathways. Opioids can be considered as an alternative therapy, particularly in patients with augmentation and/or refractory to other treatments. Recently introduced prolonged-release oxycodone–naloxone was efficacious for short-term treatment of patients with severe RLS inadequately controlled with previous treatment. It will be important to assess whether opioids, as well as other drugs, are especially effective in definite RLS subtypes such as the painful phenotype. Keywords: small fiber neuropathy

  12. Psychological resources, satisfaction, and career identity in the work transition: an outlook on Sicilian college students

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    2018-05-01

    Full Text Available Giuseppe Santisi,1 Paola Magnano,2 Silvia Platania,1 Tiziana Ramaci2 1Department of Educational Sciences, University of Catania, Catania, Italy; 2Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, “Kore” University of Enna, Enna, Italy Background: The phases of career building today bring out a more complex process than in previous decades. Starting from the literature review, the university-to-work transition is considered a very important step in the future career of the graduates, and it involves some psychological resources and requires specific abilities. Methods: Research has examined the psychological resources that students at the end of a degree course can use in the university-to-work transition. The aim of the study is to verify the relationship between academic satisfaction and career identity, and the mediational role of readiness and confidence on this relationship. A group of 438 students were assigned to complete a questionnaire in order to examine the relationship between academic satisfaction and career identity and the role of core components of psychological resources: readiness and confidence as mediator. Results: The results indicated both a direct relationship between academic satisfaction and career identity and a mediated relationship with the influence of readiness and confidence for a transition. Adding to our results, we assert that academic satisfaction has a directed effect on confidence during the transition and is a predictor of career identity, both directly and by the mediation of readiness in career transitions. Conclusion: Career identity has implication for exploratory behavior, thus increasing the motivation and mindfulness that create a virtuous circle, influencing the development of knowledge and skills, which are the base of proactivity and confidence in construction of one’s future career. Keywords: career, transition, identity, satisfaction, resources

  13. Liposomes derivatized with multimeric copies of KCCYSL peptide as targeting agents for HER-2-overexpressing tumor cells

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    Full Text Available Paola Ringhieri,1 Silvia Mannucci,2 Giamaica Conti,2 Elena Nicolato,2 Giulio Fracasso,3 Pasquina Marzola,4 Giancarlo Morelli,1 Antonella Accardo1 1Department of Pharmacy and Interuniversity Research Centre on Bioactive Peptides (CIRPeB, University of Naples “Federico II”, Napoli, 2Department of Neurological Biomedical and Movement Sciences, 3Section of Immunology, Department of Medicine, 4Department of Informatics, University of Verona, Verona, Italy Abstract: Mixed liposomes, obtained by coaggregation of 1,2-dioleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine and of the synthetic monomer containing a gadolinium complex ([C18]2DTPA[Gd] have been prepared. Liposomes externally decorated with KCCYSL (P6.1 peptide sequence in its monomeric, dimeric, and tetrameric forms are studied as target-selective delivery systems toward cancer cells overexpressing human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 (HER-2 receptors. Derivatization of liposomal surface with targeting peptides is achieved using the postmodification method: the alkyne-peptide derivative Pra-KCCYSL reacts, through click chemistry procedures, with a synthetic surfactant modified with 1, 2, or 4 azido moieties previously inserted in liposome formulation. Preliminary in vitro data on MDA-MB-231 and BT-474 cells indicated that liposomes functionalized with P6.1 peptide in its tetrameric form had better binding to and uptake into BT-474 cells compared to liposomes decorated with monomeric or dimeric versions of the P6.1 peptide. BT-474 cells treated with liposomes functionalized with the tetrameric form of P6.1 showed high degree of liposome uptake, which was comparable with the uptake of anti-HER-2 antibodies such as Herceptin. Moreover, magnetic MRI experiments have demonstrated the potential of liposomes to act as MRI contrast agents. Keywords: anti-HER2 liposomes, target peptide, KCCYSL peptide, breast cancer, click chemistry, branched peptides 

  14. Socio-demographic transformations and living conditions among two indigenous and black populations in Northern Cauca during the period of 1993-2005.

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    Urrea Giraldo, Fernando; Rodríguez Sánchez, Diego Alejandro

    2012-04-01

    To describe the changes that occurred in some patterns of socio-demographic variables and in living conditions among the Nasa, Guambiana and Afrocolombian populations in the northern region of the Department of Cauca, and those occurring in two residential communities, one white-mestizo and one black, in Cali during the 1993-2005 period. This paper presents a descriptive study that analyzes several socio-demographic indicators from the census of 1993 and 2005, the specific data include: rate of juvenile dependency; total masculinity index; average size of the household; specific global and local birth rates, and infant mortality rates; life expectancy at birth; average years of schooling; health cover age status; and percentage of the population with unmet basic needs (UBN). In this way, it is possible to note differences in the course of socio-demographic evolution and in the standard of living trends in the differing populations under study. The Guambiana Indian population in the municipality of Silvia presents lower birth rates than the Nasa population, characterized by their seasonal birth rates. Differing from the pattern of the indigenous people of Northern Cauca, the Afro-Colombian population both from this region and from the population residing in the urban zones of Cali's tend to show similar socio-demographic patterns. Although there have been profound changes recorded during this period among these populations under study, the ethnic-racial inequalities and those of social class seem to persist. From this first diagnosis, attention is called to the need for a more adequate reproductive health policy to attend the specific needs presented by the indigenous population.

  15. Book review. Manuale di ematologia veterinaria e medicina trasfusionale. (a cura di Magda Gerou-Ferriani

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    Manuel Graziani

    2013-09-01

    Full Text Available Il volume curato dalla dott.ssa Magda Gerou-Ferriani dell'Ospedale veterinario "Portoni Rossi" di Bologna e dell'Università di Liverpool viene presentato come il primo manuale di ematologia veterinaria italiano. Un volume realizzato per essere utilizzato dagli studenti e dai veterinari nella pratica quotidiana. Da qui deriva la scelta della sua struttura organizzata per capitoli autonomi in modo che il lettore possa consultare le tematiche di proprio interesse indipendentemente dal resto. I primi due capitoli del manuale sono dedicati alle nozioni di base e forniscono informazioni concrete per ciò che riguarda i prelievi del sangue nella pratica veterinaria, l'allestimento e la corretta lettura del vetrino e tutto quanto è necessario sapere sulle trasfusioni. Nel terzo capitolo viene illustrata nel dettaglio l'interpretazione dell'eritrogramma, del leucogramma e del siderogramma. A seguire, nei capitoli 4 e 5, vengono trattate le patologie più spesso riscontrate dei globuli rossi, dei globuli bianchi e delle piastrine. Il sesto capitolo è dedicato alla coagulazione, un argomento spesso difficile da comprendere e da applicare, vengono illustrati i vari test, quando e come eseguirli ed interpretarli. Il manuale si conclude con un capitolo dedicato all'interpretazione dell'esame del midollo e con l'ultimo capitolo che contiene esempi pratici di casi clinici. Manuale di ematologia veterinaria e medicina trasfusionale è un testo pratico, di facile consultazione, ben curato sia sotto l'aspetto della presentazione dei contenuti che sotto l'aspetto editoriale: dal grande formato A4, alla copertina rigida. Alla curatrice Magda Gerou-Ferriani sono affiancati come autori Erika Carli, Stefano Comazzi, Silvia Tasca e Andrea Zoia, tutti medici veterinari.

  16. Differences in psychopathology and behavioral characteristics of patients affected by conversion motor disorder and organic dystonia

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    Full Text Available Adriana Pastore, Grazia Pierri, Giada Fabio, Silvia Ferramosca, Angelo Gigante, Maria Superbo, Roberta Pellicciari, Francesco Margari Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari “Aldo Moro”, Bari, Italy Purpose: Typically, the diagnosis of conversion motor disorder (CMD is achieved by the exclusion of a wide range of organic illnesses rather than by applying positive criteria. New diagnostic criteria are highly needed in this scenario. The main aim of this study was to explore the use of behavioral features as an inclusion criterion for CMD, taking into account the relationship of the patients with physicians, and comparing the results with those from patients affected by organic dystonia (OD. Patients and methods: Patients from the outpatient Movement Disorder Service were assigned to either the CMD or the OD group based on Fahn and Williams criteria. Differences in sociodemographics, disease history, psychopathology, and degree of satisfaction about care received were assessed. Patient–neurologist agreement about the etiological nature of the disorder was also assessed using the k-statistic. A logistic regression analysis estimated the discordance status as a predictor to case/control status. Results: In this study, 31 CMD and 31 OD patients were included. CMD patients showed a longer illness life span, involvement of more body regions, higher comorbidity with anxiety, depression, and borderline personality disorder, as well as higher negative opinions about physicians’ delivering of proper care. Contrary to our expectations, CMD disagreement with neurologists about the etiological nature of the disorder was not statistically significant. Additional analysis showed that having at least one personality disorder was statistically associated with the discordance status. Conclusion: This study suggests that CMD patients show higher conflicting behavior toward physicians. Contrary to our

  17. 8th Argentinean Bioengineering Society Conference (SABI 2011) and 7th Clinical Engineering Meeting

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    Meschino, Gustavo Javier; Ballarin, Virginia L.

    2011-12-01

    In September 2011, the Eighteenth Edition of the Argentinean Bioengineering Society Conference (SABI 2011) and Seventh Clinical Engineering Meeting were held in Mar del Plata, Argetina. The Mar del Plata SABI Regional and the School of Engineering of the Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata invited All bioengineers, engineers, physicists, mathematicians, biologists, physicians and health professionals working in the field of Bioengineering to participate in this event. The overall objectives of the Conference were: To provide discussion of scientific research results in Bioengineering and Clinical Engineering. To promote technological development experiences. To strengthen the institutional and scientific communication links in the area of Bioengineering, mainly between Universities of Latin America. To encourage students, teachers, researchers and professionals to establish exchanges of experiences and knowledge. To provide biomedical engineering technology solutions to the society and contributing ideas for low cost care. Conference photograph Conference photograph Conference photograph Conference photograph EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE SABI 2011 Chair Dra Virginia L Ballarin Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata Co-Chair Dra Teresita R Cuadrado Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata - CONICET Local Comittee Dr Gustavo Abraham Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata - CONICET Dra Josefina Ballarre Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata - CONICET Dr Eduardo Blotta Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata Dra Agustina Bouchet Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata Dr Marcel Brun Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata Dra Silvia Ceré Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata - CONICET Dra Mariela Azul Gonzalez Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata - CONICET Dra Lucia Isabel Passoni Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata Dr Juan Ignacio Pastore Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata - CONICET Dra Adriana Scandurra Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE

  18. Current and emerging treatments for the management of osteogenesis imperfecta

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    Elena Monti

    2010-08-01

    Full Text Available Elena Monti1, Monica Mottes1, Paolo Fraschini2, PierCarlo Brunelli3, Antonella Forlino4, Giacomo Venturi1, Francesco Doro1, Silvia Perlini1, Paolo Cavarzere1, Franco Antoniazzi11Department of Life Sciences and Reproduction, Pediatric Clinic University of Verona, Verona, Italy; 2Istituto Di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, ‘E. Medea’, Associazione La Nostra Famiglia, Bosisio Parini (LC, Italy; 3Divisione di Ortopedia Pediatrica, Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy; 4Department of Biochemistry “A. Castellani”, University of Pavia, ItalyAbstract: Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI is the most common bone genetic disorder and it is characterized by bone brittleness and various degrees of growth disorder. Clinical severity varies widely; nowadays eight types are distinguished and two new forms have been recently described although not yet classified. The approach to such a variable and heterogeneous disease should be global and therefore multidisciplinary. For simplicity, the objectives of treatment can be reduced to three typical situations: the lethal perinatal form (type II, in which the problem is survival at birth; the severe and moderate forms (types III–IX, in which the objective is ‘autonomy’; and the mild form (type I, in which the aim is to reach ‘normal life’. Three types of treatment are available: non-surgical management (physical therapy, rehabilitation, bracing and splinting, surgical management (intramedullary rod positioning, spinal and basilar impression surgery and medical-pharmacological management (drugs to increase the strength of bone and decrease the number of fractures as bisphosphonates or growth hormone, depending on the type of OI. Suggestions and guidelines for a therapeutic approach are indicated and updated with the most recent findings in OI diagnosis and treatment.Keywords: osteogenesis imperfecta, bone genetic disorder, bone brittleness, “brittle bone disease”, connective tissue malfunction, short

  19. Kümme aastat uut Eestit

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    Järgneb: Eesti Päevaleht, 10. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 11. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 12. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 13. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 14. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 16. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 17. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 18. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 19. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 20. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 21. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 23. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 24. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 25. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 26. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 27. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 28. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 30. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 31. juuli 2001, lk. 6; 1. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 2. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 3. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 4. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 6. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 7. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 8. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 9. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 10. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 11. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 13. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 14. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 15. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 16. aug. 2001, lk. 6; 17. aug. 2001, lk. 6. Kronoloogia 10 aasta tagustest sündmustest, mis mõjutasid Eesti taasiseseisvumist. Koost. Silvia Pärmann. 16. juuli: T. Velliste kommentaar: Pullapää jäägrikriis raputas Eestit; 17. juuli: Kommenteerivad: endine rahandusminister H. Kranich ja kaitseminister I. Kannik; 18. juuli: Juulilepete sõlmimist kommenteerib Rein Helme; 19. juuli: Kommenteerib endine peaminister Andres Tarand; 20. juuli: Kommenteerib endine politseikomissar Koit Pikaro; 21. juuli: kommenteerib Ilmar Kõvatomas; 24. juuli: kommenteerib Siim Kallas; 30. juuli: kommenteerib Tiit Tammsaar; 2. aug: kommenteerib Peeter Olesk; 3. aug: kommenteerib Toomas Hendrik Ilves; 10. aug: kommenteerib Lauri Vahtre. Parlamendisaadik

  20. Towards Year 2009, a 25 000 person rehearsal

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    Fierro Gossman, Julieta; Espinosa, M.

    2008-05-01

    In this presentations we will talk about the way we planned and achieved successfully a 25 000 people observation in Mexico City downtown taking advantage of a lunar eclipse. We shall guide people so they think about their own activities. We shall mention the way we planned the event, carried out found raising and advertisement. We shall describe the way we handled people mainly during the observations with one hundred telescopes and parallel activities. These included: a public lecture enhanced with dance and hands-on demonstrations, workshops for children, workshops on the night sky, talking to an astronomer, how to handle a telescope and a picture exhibit as well as music till midnight. We shall also mentioned written materials for that particular event and for Year 2009, some of which were specially crafted for teachers. Hector Dominguez y Julieta Fierro Galileo y el telescopio, 400 anios de ciencia Uribe y Ferrari Editores, 2007 ISBN 970 756 238-2 Hector Dominguez y Julieta Fierro, Galileo para Maestros I Correo del Maestro, Núm. 133, p. 15-26, Anios 12, Junio 2007. Hector Dominguez y Julieta Fierro, Galileo para Maestros II Correo del Maestro, Núm. 134, p. 17-26, Anio 12, 2007. Hector Dominguez y Julieta Fierro, Galileo para Maestros III Correo del Maestro, Num. 135, p. 10-18, Anio 12, 2007. Hector Dominguez y Julieta Fierro Experimentos sobre la caida de los cuerpos El Correo del Maestro, anio 12 Numero 142, p. 5-18, 2008. Mariana Espinosa, Julieta Fierro y Silvia Torres Fiesta de estrellas El Correo del Maestro, aceptado para su publicacion.

  1. Quality of life and personality traits in patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma and their first-degree caregivers

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    Granieri A

    2013-08-01

    Full Text Available Antonella Granieri,1 Stella Tamburello,2 Antonino Tamburello,2 Silvia Casale,3 Chiara Cont,1 Fanny Guglielmucci,1 Marco Innamorati21Università degli Studi di Torino, Turin, Italy; 2Università Europea di Roma, Rome, Italy; 3Università di Firenze, Firenze, ItalyAbstract: Asbestos exposure causes significant pleural diseases, including malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM. Taking into account the impact of MPM on emotional functioning and wellbeing, this study aimed to evaluate the quality of life and personality traits in patients with MPM and their first-degree caregivers through the World Health Organization Quality of Life–BREF (WHOQOL-BREF and the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF. The sample was composed of 27 MPM patients, 55 first-degree relatives enrolled in Casale Monferrato and Monfalcone (Italy, and 40 healthy controls (HC. Patients and relatives reported poorer physical health than the HC. Patients had a higher overall sense of physical debilitation and poorer health than relatives and the HC, more numerous complaints of memory problems and difficulties in concentrating, and a greater belief that goals cannot be reached or problems solved, while often claiming that they were more indecisive and inefficacious than the HC. First-degree relatives reported lower opinions of others, a greater belief that goals cannot be reached or problems solved, support for the notion that they are indecisive and inefficacious, and were more likely to suffer from fear that significantly inhibited normal activities than were HC. In multinomial regression analyses, partial models indicated that sex, physical comorbidities, and the True Response Inconsistency (TRIN-r, Malaise (MLS, and Behavior-Restricting Fears (BRF dimensions of the MMPI-2-RF had significant effects on group differences. In conclusion, health care providers should assess the ongoing adjustment and emotional wellbeing of people with MPM and their

  2. Abemaciclib: a CDK4/6 inhibitor for the treatment of HR+/HER2– advanced breast cancer

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    Corona SP

    2018-02-01

    Full Text Available Silvia Paola Corona,1 Daniele Generali2 1Radiation Oncology Department, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Bentleigh East, VIC, Australia; 2Department of Medical, Surgery and Health Sciences, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy Abstract: Although early breast cancer (BC is highly curable, advanced or metastatic disease poses numerous challenges in terms of medical management and treatment decisions and is associated with significantly worse prognosis. Among the new targeted agents, anticancer drugs exploiting the cell-cycle machinery have shown great potential in preclinical studies. CDK4/6 inhibitors target the cyclin D/CDK/retinoblastoma signaling pathway, inducing cell-cycle arrest, reduced cell viability and tumor shrinking. As the cyclin D/CDK complex is activated downstream of estrogen signaling, the combination of CDK4/6 inhibitors with standard endocrine therapies represents a rational approach to elicit synergic antitumor activity in hormone receptor-positive BC. The results of clinical trials have indeed confirmed the superiority of the combination of CDK4/6 inhibitors plus endocrine therapies over endocrine therapy alone. Currently approved are three compounds that exhibit similar structural characteristics as well as biological and clinical activities. Abemaciclib is the latest CDK4/6 inhibitor approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA in view of the results of the MONARCH 1 and 2 trials. Further trials are ongoing as other important questions await response. In this review, we focus on abemaciclib to examine preclinical and clinical results, describing current therapeutic indications, open questions and ongoing clinical trials. Keywords: CDK4/6 inhibitor, abemaciclib, breast cancer, hormone receptor-positive BC, metastatic BC, mBC

  3. Nanopatterned acellular valve conduits drive the commitment of blood-derived multipotent cells

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    Full Text Available Rosa Di Liddo,1,2 Paola Aguiari,3 Silvia Barbon,1,2 Thomas Bertalot,1 Amit Mandoli,1 Alessia Tasso,1 Sandra Schrenk,1 Laura Iop,3 Alessandro Gandaglia,3 Pier Paolo Parnigotto,2 Maria Teresa Conconi,1,2 Gino Gerosa31Department of Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences, University of Padova, 2Foundation for Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Tissue Engineering and Signaling ONLUS, 3Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy Abstract: Considerable progress has been made in recent years toward elucidating the correlation among nanoscale topography, mechanical properties, and biological behavior of cardiac valve substitutes. Porcine TriCol scaffolds are promising valve tissue engineering matrices with demonstrated self-repopulation potentiality. In order to define an in vitro model for investigating the influence of extracellular matrix signaling on the growth pattern of colonizing blood-derived cells, we cultured circulating multipotent cells (CMC on acellular aortic (AVL and pulmonary (PVL valve conduits prepared with TriCol method and under no-flow condition. Isolated by our group from Vietnamese pigs before heart valve prosthetic implantation, porcine CMC revealed high proliferative abilities, three-lineage differentiative potential, and distinct hematopoietic/endothelial and mesenchymal properties. Their interaction with valve extracellular matrix nanostructures boosted differential messenger RNA expression pattern and morphologic features on AVL compared to PVL, while promoting on both matrices the commitment to valvular and endothelial cell-like phenotypes. Based on their origin from peripheral blood, porcine CMC are hypothesized in vivo to exert a pivotal role to homeostatically replenish valve cells and contribute to hetero- or allograft colonization. Furthermore, due to their high responsivity to extracellular matrix nanostructure signaling, porcine CMC could be useful for a preliminary

  4. The use of nanoencapsulation to decrease human skin irritation caused by capsaicinoids

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    Full Text Available Renata V Contri,1 Luiza A Frank,2 Moacir Kaiser,1 Adriana R Pohlmann,1,3 Silvia S Guterres1,2 1Programa de Pós-Graduação em Ciências Farmacêuticas, 2Faculdade de Farmácia, 3Instituto de Química, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Abstract: Capsaicin, a topical analgesic used in the treatment of chronic pain, has irritant properties that frequently interrupt its use. In this work, the effect of nanoencapsulation of the main capsaicinoids (capsaicin and dihydrocapsaicin on skin irritation was tested in humans. Skin tolerance of a novel vehicle composed of chitosan hydrogel containing nonloaded nanocapsules (CH-NC was also evaluated. The chitosan hydrogel containing nanoencapsulated capsaicinoids (CH-NC-CP did not cause skin irritation, as measured by an erythema probe and on a visual scale, while a formulation containing free capsaicinoids (chitosan gel with hydroalcoholic solution [CH-ET-CP] and a commercially available capsaicinoids formulation caused skin irritation. Thirty-one percent of volunteers reported slight irritation one hour after application of CH-NC-CP, while moderate (46% [CH-ET-CP] and 23% [commercial product] and severe (8% [CH-ET-CP] and 69% [commercial product] irritation were described for the formulations containing free capsaicinoids. When CH-NC was applied to the skin, erythema was not observed and only 8% of volunteers felt slight irritation, which demonstrates the utility of the novel vehicle. A complementary in vitro skin permeation study showed that permeation of capsaicinoids through an epidermal human membrane was reduced but not prevented by nanoencapsulation. Keywords: chitosan, nanocapsules, capsaicinoids, skin irritation, skin permeation

  5. Role of microRNAs in hepatocellular carcinoma: a clinical perspective

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    2013-09-01

    Full Text Available Elisa Callegari,1 Bahaeldin K Elamin,1,2 Silvia Sabbioni,3,5 Laura Gramantieri,4 Massimo Negrini1,5 1Dipartimento di Morfologia, Chirurgia e Medicina Sperimentale, Università di Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy; 2Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medical Laboratory Sciences, University of Khartoum, Sudan; 3Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita e Biotecnologie, Università di Ferrara, Ferrara, 4Centro di Ricerca Biomedica Applicata e Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Policlinico S Orsola-Malpighi e Università di Bologna, Bologna, 5Tecnopolo "Laboratorio per le Tecnologie delle Terapie Avanzate", Università di Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy Abstract: Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC is one of the most deadly tumors, and current treatments for the disease are often ineffective. The discovery of the involvement of microRNAs (miRNAs in hepatocarcinogenesis represents an important area of investigation for the development of their clinical applications. These molecules may act as oncogenes or tumor suppressors by directly or indirectly controlling the expression of key proteins involved in cancer-associated pathways. On the clinical side, because of their tumor-specific expression and stability in tissues and in the circulation, miRNAs have been proposed as novel diagnostic tools for classification and prognostic stratification of HCC. In recent years, the therapeutic potential of miRNAs has been demonstrated in various preclinical studies. Anti-miRNA oligonucleotides and miRNA mimics have been found to have antitumor activity. Moreover, by exploiting tumor-specific expression of miRNA, efforts have been aimed at improving targeting of tumor cells by replicative oncolytic viruses while sparing normal cells. These areas are expected to be explored further in the upcoming years to assess the clinical value of miRNA-based approaches in HCC and cancer in general. Keywords: hepatocellular carcinoma, microRNA, micromarkers, oncolytic viruses

  6. What are judgment skills in health literacy? A psycho-cognitive perspective of judgment and decision-making research

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    2015-11-01

    Full Text Available Silvia Riva,1 Alessandro Antonietti,2 Paola Iannello,2 Gabriella Pravettoni1–3 1Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Milan, Milan, Italy; 2Department of Psychology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan, Italy; 3Applied Research Division for Cognitive and Psychological Science, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy Objective: The aim of this review is to summarize current research relating to psychological processes involved in judgment and decision-making (JDM and identify which processes can be incorporated and used in the construct of health literacy (HL in order to enrich its conceptualization and to provide more information about people’s preferences.Methods: The literature review was aimed at identifying comprehensive research in the field; therefore appropriate databases were searched for English language articles dated from 1998 to 2015. Results: Several psychological processes have been found to be constituents of JDM and potentially incorporated in the definition of HL: cognition, self-regulation, emotion, reasoning-thinking, and social perception. Conclusion: HL research can benefit from this JDM literature overview, first, by elaborating on the idea that judgment is multidimensional and constituted by several specific processes, and second, by using the results to implement the definition of “judgment skills”. Moreover, this review can favor the development of new instruments that can measure HL. Practical implications: Future researchers in HL should work together with researchers in psychological sciences not only to investigate the processes behind JDM in-depth but also to create effective opportunities to improve HL in all patients, to promote good decisions, and orient patients’ preferences in all health contexts. Keywords: health literacy, judgment, decision-making, psychological processes, skills, cognitive factors

  7. Fuel cells science and engineering. Materials, processes, systems and technology. Vol. 2

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    Stolten, Detlef; Emonts, Bernd (eds.) [Forschungszentrum Juelich GmbH (DE). Inst. fuer Energieforschung (IEF), Brennstoffzellen (IEF-3)

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    The second volume is divided in four parts and 19 chapters. It is structured as follows: PART V: Modeling and Simulation. Chapter 23: Messages from Analytical Modeling of Fuel Cells (Andrei Kulikovsky); 24: Stochastic Modeling of Fuel-Cell Components (Ralf Thiedmann, Gerd Gaiselmann, Werner Lehnert and Volker Schmidt); 25: Computational Fluid Dynamic Simulation Using Supercomputer Calculation Capacity (Ralf Peters and Florian Scharf); 26 Modeling Solid Oxide Fuel Cells from the Macroscale to the Nanoscale (Emily M. Ryan and Mohammad A. Khaleel); 27: Numerical Modeling of the Thermomechanically Induced Stress in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (Murat Peksen); 28: Modeling of Molten Carbonate Fuel Cells (Peter Heidebrecht, Silvia Piewek and Kai Sundmacher); Chapter 29: High-Temperature Polymer Electrolyte Fuel-Cell Modeling (Uwe Reimer); Chapter 30: Modeling of Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel-Cell Components (Yun Wang and Ken S. Chen); 31: Modeling of Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells and Stacks (Yun Wang and Ken S. Chen). PART VI: Balance of Plant Design and Components. Chapter 32: Principles of Systems Engineering (Ludger Blum, Ralf Peters and Remzi Can Samsun); 33: System Technology for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (Nguyen Q. Minh); 34: Desulfurization for Fuel-Cell Systems (Joachim Pasel and Ralf Peters); 35: Design Criteria and Components for Fuel Cell Powertrains (Lutz Eckstein and Bruno Gnoerich); 36: Hybridization for Fuel Cells (Joerg Wilhelm). PART VII: Systems Verification and Market Introduction. Chapter 37: Off-Grid Power Supply and Premium Power Generation (Kerry-Ann Adamson); 38: Demonstration Projects and Market Introduction (Kristin Deason). PART VIII: Knowledge Distribution and Public Awareness. Chapter 39: A Sustainable Framework for International Collaboration: the IEA HIA and Its Strategic Plan for 2009-2015 (Mary-Rose de Valladares); 40: Overview of Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Organizations and Initiatives Worldwide (Bernd Emonts) 41: Contributions for

  8. Homenaje a Susana Lerner

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    Silvia Giorguli

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    Full Text Available La profesora investigadora Susana Lerner Sigal cumplió 45 años de destacada trayec- toria académica, motivo por el cual el Centro de Estudios Demográficos, Urbanos y Ambientales de El Colegio de México le rindió un homenaje. En dicho acto se realizó un recuento de sus varios aportes académicos, entre los que destaca el sustantivo impulso que dio al desarrollo de la sociodemografía mexicana, labor que siempre ha efectuado desde una perspectiva interdisciplinaria y desde un en- foque original, construido colectivamente, que recupera la diversidad, la heterogeneidad y la desigualdad −social, histórica, institucional y cultural− que caracterizan a nuestra sociedad. En su singular trayectoria, Susana Lerner también participó en el logro de transformaciones concretas de la realidad social mexicana, como es el caso del reconoci- miento y la garantía estatal de los derechos reproductivos fundamentales. El Homenaje a Susana Lerner Sigal tuvo lugar el 24 de febrero de 2012 en la Sala Alfonso Reyes de El Colegio de México. Asistieron como comentaristas Silvia Giorguli, Claudio Stern, Carolina Martínez S., Soledad González Montes, Brígida García y Or- landina de Oliveira; fungió como moderadora Ivonne Szasz. Por último, Susana Lerner emitió un breve mensaje de agradecimiento. A continuación reproducimos las palabras de cada uno de los oradores del acto en el orden de su presentación.

  9. Economic evaluation of screening programs for hepatitis C virus infection: evidence from literature

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    Coretti S

    2015-04-01

    Full Text Available Silvia Coretti,1 Federica Romano,1 Valentina Orlando,2 Paola Codella,1 Sabrina Prete,1 Eugenio Di Brino,1 Matteo Ruggeri1 1Post-Graduate School of Economics and Management (ALTEMS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy; 2Center of Pharmacoeconomics (CIRFF, Department of Pharmacy, Federico II University, Naples, Italy Background: Hepatitis C is a liver infection caused by hepatitis C virus. Its main complications are cirrhosis and liver cancer. According to the World Health Organization (WHO, more than 185 million people worldwide are infected with hepatitis C virus and, of these, 350,000 die every year. Due to the high disease prevalence and the existence of effective (and expensive medical treatments able to dramatically change the prognosis, early detection programs can potentially prevent the development of serious chronic conditions, improve health, and save resources. Objective: To summarize the available evidence on the cost-effectiveness of screening programs for hepatitis C. Methods: A literature search was performed on PubMed and Scopus search engines. Trip database was queried to identify reports produced by the major Health Technology Assessment (HTA agencies. Three reviewers dealt with study selection and data extraction blindly. Results: Ten papers eventually met the inclusion criteria. In studies focusing on asymptomatic cohorts of individuals at general risk the cost/quality adjusted life year of screening programs ranged between US $4,200 and $50,000/quality adjusted life year gained, while in those focusing on specific risk factors the incremental cost-effectiveness ratio ranged between $848 and $128,424/quality adjusted life year gained. Age of the target population and disease prevalence were the main cost-effectiveness drivers. Conclusion: Our results suggest that, especially in the long run, screening programs represent a cost-effective strategy for the management of hepatitis C. Keywords: hepatitis C, screening

  10. Premessa

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    Maria Caterina Federici

    2017-08-01

    Full Text Available Non è certamente casuale che il centenario della pubblicazione del “Trattato di Sociologia” di Vilfredo Pareto sia trascorso senza un'adeguata attenzione da parte della comunità accademica. I suoi scritti, le sue riflessioni, le sue critiche e le sue prese di posizione pur se ben argomentate e documentate con uno spessore culturale di grande rilievo, sono state sempre “scomode”. La sua testimonianza ha persuasivamente dimostrato che il motivo di ciò è nel riferimento simbolico ma non soltanto alla forma stessa del pensare “in contrapposizione a” e in maniera icastica e senza fare sconti: troppo inusuale per l'intellettuale contemporaneo. Tuttavia l'Università degli Studi di Perugia ha promosso un convegno in occasione del centenario della pubblicazione del “Trattato”. Per questo convegno Silvia Fornari, Andrea Lombardinilo, Uliano Conti, Roberta Iannone, Francesco Antonelli, Maria Luisa Maniscalco, Raffaele Federici, Ilaria Riccioni, Angela Maria Zocchi, Andrea Millefiorini, Emanuele Susca, hanno elaborato alcune dotte riflessioni che si propongono all'attenzione di un pubblico più ampio anche di non specialisti con l'intento, dichiarato, di ri-portare il focus su un Autore, su un periodo storico, su teorie, su problemi, su metodologie e su comparazioni che tanto possono contribuire ad arricchire la trama intellettuale contemporanea che si va impoverendo di “tessuto” appiattendosi su una omogeneità acritica. La gestazione di questi contributi è stata lunga ed ha goduto della maieutica di Orazio Maria Valastro, direttore di “M@gm@”. Le riflessioni nascono con intento celebrativo dei cento anni dalla pubblicazione del “Trattato” ma aprono e attualizzano le teorie paretiane alla contemporaneità.

  11. Scanning electron microscopy analysis of the growth of dental plaque on the surfaces of removable orthodontic aligners after the use of different cleaning methods

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    2015-12-01

    Full Text Available Luca Levrini, Francesca Novara, Silvia Margherini, Camilla Tenconi, Mario Raspanti Department of Surgical and Morphological Sciences, Dental Hygiene School, Research Centre Cranio Facial Disease and Medicine, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy Background: Advances in orthodontics are leading to the use of minimally invasive technologies, such as transparent removable aligners, and are able to meet high demands in terms of performance and esthetics. However, the most correct method of cleaning these appliances, in order to minimize the effects of microbial colonization, remains to be determined. Purpose: The aim of the present study was to identify the most effective method of cleaning removable orthodontic aligners, analyzing the growth of dental plaque as observed under scanning electron microscopy. Methods: Twelve subjects were selected for the study. All were free from caries and periodontal disease and were candidates for orthodontic therapy with invisible orthodontic aligners. The trial had a duration of 6 weeks, divided into three 2-week stages, during which three sets of aligners were used. In each stage, the subjects were asked to use a different method of cleaning their aligners: 1 running water (control condition; 2 effervescent tablets containing sodium carbonate and sulfate crystals followed by brushing with a toothbrush; and 3 brushing alone (with a toothbrush and toothpaste. At the end of each 2-week stage, the surfaces of the aligners were analyzed under scanning electron microscopy. Results: The best results were obtained with brushing combined with the use of sodium carbonate and sulfate crystals; brushing alone gave slightly inferior results. Conclusion: On the basis of previous literature results relating to devices in resin, studies evaluating the reliability of domestic ultrasonic baths for domestic use should be encouraged. At present, pending the availability of experimental evidence, it can be suggested that dental

  12. Development of an Educational Game to Set Up Surgical Instruments on the Mayo Stand or Back Table: Applied Research in Production Technology.

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    Paim, Crislaine Pires Padilha; Goldmeier, Silvia

    2017-01-10

    replace curricular practice, but helps. ©Crislaine Pires Padilha Paim, Silvia Goldmeier. Originally published in JMIR Serious Games (http://games.jmir.org), 10.01.2017.

  13. The challenge of perioperative pain management in opioid-tolerant patients

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    Coluzzi F

    2017-09-01

    Full Text Available Flaminia Coluzzi,1 Francesca Bifulco,2 Arturo Cuomo,2 Mario Dauri,3 Claudio Leonardi,4 Rita Maria Melotti,5 Silvia Natoli,3 Patrizia Romualdi,6 Gennaro Savoia,7 Antonio Corcione8 1Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences and Biotechnologies, Unit of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Polo Pontino, Latina, 2National Cancer Institute “G Pascale” Foundation, Unit of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Naples, 3Department of Clinical Science and Translational Medicine, Tor Vergata University of Rome, 4Addiction Disease Department, Local Health Unit (ASL Rome 2, Rome, 5Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, 6Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, 7Department Anesthesia, Fatebenefratelli Hospital, Naples, 8Unit of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Dei Colli Hospital, V. Monaldi, Naples, Italy Abstract: The increasing number of opioid users among chronic pain patients, and opioid abusers among the general population, makes perioperative pain management challenging for health care professionals. Anesthesiologists, surgeons, and nurses should be familiar with some pharmacological phenomena which are typical of opioid users and abusers, such as tolerance, physical dependence, hyperalgesia, and addiction. Inadequate pain management is very common in these patients, due to common prejudices and fears. The target of preoperative evaluation is to identify comorbidities and risk factors and recognize signs and symptoms of opioid abuse and opioid withdrawal. Clinicians are encouraged to plan perioperative pain medications and to refer these patients to psychiatrists and addiction specialists for their evaluation. The aim of this review was to give practical suggestions for perioperative management of surgical opioid-tolerant patients, together with schemes of opioid conversion for chronic pain patients assuming oral or transdermal opioids, and

  14. Sin práctica no hay discurso, sin cuerpo no hay saber: Sobre legitimidades en las teorías de la descolonización

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    Maria Ximena Postigo

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    En todo proceso de descolonización del saber, tan importante como la afirmación de una autonomía epistemológica y práctica es el reconocimiento del lugar de enunciación desde el que esta se produce. Una teoría de la descolonización elaborada desde la observación de los movimientos sociales no es semejante a una producida desde el propio movimiento social. En el primer caso, la teoría de lo de-colonial no deriva ni nace de una práctica. Walter Mignolo, por ejemplo, quien define su propuesta teórica como “la intervención de un pensador de-colonial”, escribe desde este lugar. En el segundo caso, la teoría se piensa desde y para el movimiento de los cuerpos. Así, Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui –para quien postulados como los de Mignolo dan cuenta de otra forma de colonialismo­– sostiene que un pensamiento de la descolonización es inimaginable sin una práctica descoloniozadora. En este contexto interno-externo, una mirada al Estado Plurinacional desde intervenciones como las de Mignolo tiende a una idealización binaria que no contribuye al proceso descolonizador sino, más bien, a una rearticulación del pensamiento occidental. A su vez, esta idealización es desmentida por discursos internos que ven en el gobierno de Evo Morales una incoherencia entre el discurso y la práctica. Este artículo explora todas estas instancias, reconociendo en las teorías producidas desde la lucha los pilares del Estado Plurinacional, y en las tensiones entre poderosos aquello que más bien, oscurece el valor del movimiento social.

  15. Alcances identificatorios de la escritura adolescente.

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    Julián Nicolás Grunin

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    Full Text Available Se presenta un proyecto de investigación de tesis doctoral en curso que se inscribe en el Proyecto UBACyT (P050: “Procesos de simbolización y transformaciones psíquicas durante el tratamiento psicopedagógico”, dirigido por la Dra. Silvia Schlemenson en la Cátedra Psicopedagogía Clínica con sede en la Facultad de Psicología de la Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA, Argentina. El proyecto de tesis (Grunin, 2009 profundiza en un análisis exploratorio, cualitativo y longitudinal de los alcances identificatorios de la producción escritural (narrativa y figural que los jóvenes consultantes despliegan, durante el tratamiento psicopedagógico, en sus propios cuadernos de trabajo clínico. Partimos del supuesto que, en la adolescencia, la actividad escritural expresa modalidades singulares de elaboración de sentidos identitarios y marcas de autoría que –en el contexto del encuadre clínico grupal- adquieren oportunidades novedosas de apertura, diseminación (Derrida y re-creación en el intercambio con los otros (Schlemenson y Grunin, 2010. Los resultados obtenidos a través del análisis del material clínico recolectado permitirán elaborar nuevas herramientas y mediaciones conceptuales para la comprensión y el abordaje de las problemáticas actuales de simbolización aplicables en el área clínica y transferibles al sistema educativo.

  16. Management of glucocorticoids-induced osteoporosis: role of teriparatide

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    Silvia Migliaccio

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    Full Text Available Silvia Migliaccio1, Marina Brama1, Nazzarena Malavolta21Dipartimento di Fisiopatologia Medica, Policlinico Umberto I, Università degli Studi Sapienza di Roma, Italy; 2Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, ItalyAbstract: Glucocorticoids (GC-induced osteoporosis (GIOP is the most common cause of secondary osteoporosis, which leads to an increased fracture risk in patients. The normal bone turnover depends on a balance between osteoblasts and osteoclasts activity and GC can cause a rapid bone loss, decreasing bone formation and increasing bone resorption. The decreased bone formation is mainly due to the GC-induced apoptosis of both osteoblasts and osteocytes, while the increased bone resorption is due to the increased life-span of pre-existing osteoclasts. Bisphosphonates are clearly effective in preventing and treating GIOP but anabolic therapeutic strategies are the new promising therapeutic alternative. Experimental and clinical studies indicate that teriparatide, the active (1–34 parathyroid hormone (PTH molecule, is efficacious for the treatment of GIOP, being able to induce an increase in bone mass in these patients. Intermittent administration of human PTH (1–34 stimulates bone formation by increasing osteoblast number. Additionally, human PTH (1–34 modulates the level and/or activity of locally produced growth factors and cytokines. Teriparatide has been demonstrated in several clinical studies to significantly decrease the incidence of fractures in patients affected by GIOP. It has recently received an indication for GIOP and its label indication has also been expanded.Keywords: glucocorticoids, osteoblasts, osteoclasts, osteoporosis, teriparatide

  17. Impact of lightning on the lower ionosphere of Saturn and possible generation of Transient Luminous Events (TLEs)

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    Luque, Alejandro; Dubrovin, Daria; José Gordillo-Vázquez, Francisco; Ebert, Ute; Yair, Yoav; Price, Colin

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    on saturn. Geophys. Res. Lett., 37:L09205, 2010. [3] A. Luque and F.J. Gordillo-Vázquez, Mesospheric electric breakdown and delayed sprite ignition caused by electron detachment. Nature Geoscience, 5:22, 2011. [4] L.E. Moore, M. Mendillo, I.C.F. Müller-Wodarg, and D.L. Murr. Modeling of global variations and ring shadowing in saturn's ionosphere, Icarus, 172(2): 503-520, 2004. [5] M. Galand, L. Moore, B. Charnay, I. Mueller-Wodarg, and M. Mendillo. Solar primary and secondary ionization at Saturn, J. Geophys. Res., 114(A6): A06313, 2009. [6] D. Dubrovin, S. Nijdam, E. M. van Veldhuizen, U. Ebert, Y. Yair, and C. Price, Sprite discharges on venus and jupiter-like planets: A laboratory investigation. J. Geophys. Res., 115:A00E34, 2010. [7] A. Luque and U. Ebert, A. Luque and U. Ebert, Emergence of sprite streamers from screening-ionization waves in the lower ionosphere, Nature Geoscience 2, 757-760, 2009

  18. LÍNEA BASE DE ESPECIES ARBÓREAS Y ARBUSTIVAS CON APTITUD FORRAJERA EN SISTEMAS DE PRODUCCIÓN GANADERA DE CLIMA FRÍO DEL DEPARTAMENTO DEL CAUCA AS ESPÉCIES ARBÓREAS E ARBUSTIVAS APTIDÃO COM FORRAGEM DE SISTEMAS DE PRODUÇÃO ANIMAL DO CLIMA FRIO DO DEPARTAMENTO DO CAUCA BASE LINE TREE AND SHUUB SPECIES WITH FORAGE FITNESS LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION SYSTEMS OF THE DEPARTAMENT OF COLD WEATHER CAUCA

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    DENIS A ARBOLEDA

    2011-12-01

    Full Text Available Dada la baja producción de forrajes de alta calidad y la problemática ambiental relacionada con la actividad ganadera a nivel regional, en el presente trabajo se presentan los resultados de una investigación realizada en sistemas de producción ganadera del trópico alto del Departamento del Cauca, entre los Municipios de Silvia, Totoró, Puracé y Sotará. El trabajo tuvo como objetivo el establecimiento de una línea base de especies arbóreas y arbustivas con aptitud forrajera potencialmente utilizables en sistemas de producción Bovina para zonas de clima frío departamental, arrojando como resultado una línea de 17 familias que en la actualidad están siendo usadas a través de diferentes arreglos en los sistemas ganaderos. La investigación se desarrolló a partir del reconocimiento y recolección de información primaria con ayuda de los productores de la zona, seguida de la sistematización y análisis para la identificación de aquellas especies con mayor aparición y uso. Si bien se encontró un significativo número de especies, es necesario profundizar el estudio en algunas de éstas, dado que la información respecto a su desarrollo fenológico y su comportamiento en sistemas ganaderos aún es desconocido. Así, los resultados encontrados se constituyen en una fuente de información para el diseño de sistemas de producción ganadera más eficientes para zonas de clima frío, a la vez que en la base para la formulación de futuras propuestas de investigación relacionadas con el campo de la agroforestería en ecosistemas regionales.Devido à baixa produção de forragens de alta qualidade e a problemática ambiental relacionada com a atividade pecuária á nível regional, no presente trabalho se apresentam os resultados de uma pesquisa relacionada em sistemas de produção pecuária do tropico alto do Departamento do Cauca, entre os Municipios de Silvia, Totoró, Puracé e Sotará. O trabalho teve como objetivo o

  19. Cólera en Bolívar de 1991 a 1997

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    Delfina Urbina

    1997-12-01

    , Montecristo, María la Baja, Pinillos, Achi, Magangué, Arjona, Turbana, Calamar, Mompox, Santa Catalina, Hatillo de Loba, Turbaco, San Martín de Loba, Carmen de Bolívar, Villanueva, Zambrano, Morales, Talaigua Nuevo y Río Viejo, entre otros.

  20. Astroblastoma: beside being a tumor entity, an occasional phenotype of astrocytic gliomas?

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    Mellai M

    2015-02-01

    Full Text Available Marta Mellai,1 Angela Piazzi,1 Cristina Casalone,2 Silvia Grifoni,2 Antonio Melcarne,3 Laura Annovazzi,1 Paola Cassoni,4 Tetyana Denysenko,1 Maria Consuelo Valentini,5 Angelina Cistaro,6,7 Davide Schiffer1 1Neuro-Bio-Oncology Center, Policlinico di Monza Foundation/Consorzio di Neuroscienze, University of Pavia, Vercelli, Italy; 2Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale del Piemonte, Liguria e Valle d'Aosta, Turin, Italy; 3Department of Neurosurgery, CTO Hospital/Città della Salute e della Scienza, Turin, Italy; 4Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin, Turin, Italy; 5Department of Neuroradiology, CTO Hospital/Città della Salute e della Scienza, Turin, Italy; 6Positron Emission Tomography Center IRMET S.p.A, Euromedic Inc., Turin, Italy; 7Institute of Cognitive Sciences and Technologies, National Research Council, Rome, Italy Abstract: The diagnosis of astroblastoma is based on a typical histological aspect with perivascular distribution of cells sending cytoplasmic extensions to the vessels and vascular hyalinization. These criteria are useful for standardizing the identification of the tumor, but, in spite of this, there are discrepancies in the literature concerning the age distribution and the benign or malignant nature of the tumor. Three cases are discussed in this study: Case 1 was a typical high-grade astroblastoma; Case 2 was an oligodendroglioma at the first intervention and an oligoastrocytoma at the second intervention with typical perivascular arrangements in the astrocytic component; Case 3 was a gemistocytic glioma with malignant features and typical perivascular arrangements. Genetic analysis showed genetic alterations that are typical of gliomas of all malignancy grades. Using the neurosphere assay, neurospheres and adherent cells were found to have developed in Case 1, while adherent cells only developed in Case 2, in line with the stemness potential of the tumors. The cases are discussed in relation to their

  1. Biodistribution and endocytosis of ICAM-1-targeting antibodies versus nanocarriers in the gastrointestinal tract in mice

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    Mane V

    2012-08-01

    Full Text Available Viraj Mane,1 Silvia Muro1, 21Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research, 2Fischell Department of Bioengineering, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USAAbstract: Drug delivery to the gastrointestinal (GI tract is key for improving treatment of GI maladies, developing oral vaccines, and facilitating drug transport into circulation. However, delivery of formulations to the GI tract is hindered by pH changes, degradative enzymes, mucus, and peristalsis, leading to poor GI retention. Targeting may prolong residence of therapeutics in the GI tract and enhance their interaction with this tissue, improving such aspects. We evaluated nanocarrier (NC and ligand-mediated targeting in the GI tract following gastric gavage in mice. We compared GI biodistribution, degradation, and endocytosis between control antibodies and antibodies targeting the cell surface determinant intercellular adhesion molecule 1 (ICAM-1, expressed on GI epithelium and other cell types. These antibodies were administered either as free entities or coated onto polymer NCs. Fluorescence and radioisotope tracing showed proximal accumulation, with preferential retention in the stomach, jejunum, and ileum; and minimal presence in the duodenum, cecum, and colon by 1 hour after administration. Upstream (gastric retention was enhanced in NC formulations, with decreased downstream (jejunal accumulation. Of the total dose delivered to the GI tract, ~60% was susceptible to enzymatic (but not pH-mediated degradation, verified both in vitro and in vivo. Attenuation of peristalsis by sedation increased upstream retention (stomach, duodenum, and jejunum. Conversely, alkaline NaHCO3, which enhances GI transit by decreasing mucosal viscosity, favored downstream (ileal passage. This suggests passive transit through the GI tract, governed by mucoadhesion and peristalsis. In contrast, both free anti-ICAM and anti-ICAM NCs demonstrated significantly enhanced upstream (stomach and duodenum

  2. Susceptibilidad y síntomas respiratorios asociados a la exposición a dióxido de carbono y dióxido de azufre provenientes del volcán Turrialba, Costa Rica

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    Marisol Yglesias-González

    2014-01-01

    Full Text Available El volcán Turrialba ha mantenido en los últimos años una actividad de desgasificación, y paulatinamente se han mostrado los efectos de este dinamismo sobre la vegetación e infraestructuras de las comunidades aledañas. Entre las sustancias que conforman esta actividad de desgasificación se encuentra el dióxido de carbono y el dióxido de azufre que se han ido incrementando y son capaces de afectar la salud respiratoria de quienes se exponen a ellas. El objetivo de esta investigación es analizar la proclividad de las poblaciones aledañas de desarrollar síntomas respiratorios ante las exposiciones vía aérea de dióxido de carbono y dióxido de azufre provenientes del volcán Turrialba. La investigación consistió en un estudio transversal, descriptivo, analítico y cuantitativo. Se trabajó con ocho comunidades, y se obtuvo una muestra de 502 personas. Las comunidades estudiadas fueron: Hacienda La Fuente, La Central, La Silvia, Miravalles, Finca El Retiro, Guayabo Arriba, Las Virtudes y La Alegría. Esta última fue la comunidad control. Los estratos con mayor riesgo de presentar molestias en la garganta cuando hay exposición a gases volcánicos fueron los niños y adultos mayores (OR=1,93, mujeres (OR=1,86, personas que emplean varios tipos de cocina (OR=2,07, individuos con ocupaciones al aire libre (OR=1,51 y personas con ingresos iguales o mayores a los USD $475 (OR=2,09. Los estratos con mayor riesgo de presentar molestias en la nariz fueron los niños y adultos mayores (OR=1,37, mujeres (OR=1,83, personas que emplean cocina eléctrica (OR=2,23, individuos con ocupaciones dentro de edificaciones (2,12 y personas con ingresos inferiores a los USD $475 (OR=2,30.

  3. COPD phenotypes on computed tomography and its correlation with selected lung function variables in severe patients

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    da Silva SMD

    2016-03-01

    Full Text Available Silvia Maria Doria da Silva, Ilma Aparecida Paschoal, Eduardo Mello De Capitani, Marcos Mello Moreira, Luciana Campanatti Palhares, Mônica Corso PereiraPneumology Service, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas (UNICAMP, Campinas, São Paulo, BrazilBackground: Computed tomography (CT phenotypic characterization helps in understanding the clinical diversity of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD patients, but its clinical relevance and its relationship with functional features are not clarified. Volumetric capnography (VC uses the principle of gas washout and analyzes the pattern of CO2 elimination as a function of expired volume. The main variables analyzed were end-tidal concentration of carbon dioxide (ETCO2, Slope of phase 2 (Slp2, and Slope of phase 3 (Slp3 of capnogram, the curve which represents the total amount of CO2 eliminated by the lungs during each breath.Objective: To investigate, in a group of patients with severe COPD, if the phenotypic analysis by CT could identify different subsets of patients, and if there was an association of CT findings and functional variables.Subjects and methods: Sixty-five patients with COPD Gold III–IV were admitted for clinical evaluation, high-resolution CT, and functional evaluation (spirometry, 6-minute walk test [6MWT], and VC. The presence and profusion of tomography findings were evaluated, and later, the patients were identified as having emphysema (EMP or airway disease (AWD phenotype. EMP and AWD groups were compared; tomography findings scores were evaluated versus spirometric, 6MWT, and VC variables.Results: Bronchiectasis was found in 33.8% and peribronchial thickening in 69.2% of the 65 patients. Structural findings of airways had no significant correlation with spirometric variables. Air trapping and EMP were strongly correlated with VC variables, but in opposite directions. There was some overlap between the EMP and AWD

  4. Patient and physician preferences for attributes of coronary revascularization

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    Magliano CAS

    2018-05-01

    Full Text Available Carlos Alberto da Silva Magliano,1 Andrea Liborio Monteiro,2 Bernardo Rangel Tura,1 Claudia Silvia Rocha Oliveira,1 Amanda Rebeca de Oliveira Rebelo,1 Claudia Cristina de Aguiar Pereira3 1HTA Department, National Institute of Cardiology, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 2Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA; 3The National School of Public Health Sergio Arouca ENSP/Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Background: Patients with a diagnosis of coronary artery disease (CAD may face important decisions regarding treatment options, with the “right choice” depending on the relative weights of risks and benefits. Studies performed as discrete choice experiments are used to estimate these weights, and attribute selection is an essential step in the design of these studies. Attributes not included in the design cannot be analyzed. In this study, we aimed to elicit, rank, and rate attributes that may be considered important to patients and physicians who must choose between angioplasty and surgery for coronary revascularization. Methods: The elicitation process involved performing a systematic review to search for attributes cited in declared preference studies in addition to face-to-face interviews with cardiologists and experts. The interviews were audio-recorded in digital format, and the collected data were transcribed and searched to identify new attributes. The criterion used to finish the data collection process was sampling saturation. Results: A systematic review resulted in the selection of the following 14 attributes: atrial fibrillation, heart failure, incision scar, length of stay, long-term survival, myocardial infarction, periprocedural death, postoperative infection, postprocedural angina, pseudoaneurysm, renal failure, repeat coronary artery bypass grafting, repeat percutaneous coronary intervention, and stroke. The interviews added no new attributes. After

  5. Feasibility of visual aids for risk evaluation by hospitalized patients with coronary artery disease: results from face-to-face interviews

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    Magliano CAS

    2018-05-01

    Full Text Available Carlos Alberto da Silva Magliano,1 Andrea Liborio Monteiro,2 Bernardo Rangel Tura,1 Claudia Silvia Rocha Oliveira,1 Amanda Rebeca de Oliveira Rebelo,1 Claudia Cristina de Aguiar Pereira3 1NATS, Instituto Nacional de Cardiologia, INC, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 2Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA; 3Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública, ENSP, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Purpose: Communicating information about risk and probability to patients is considered a difficult task. In this study, we aim to evaluate the use of visual aids representing perioperative mortality and long-term survival in the communication process for patients diagnosed with coronary artery disease at the National Institute of Cardiology, a Brazilian public hospital specializing in cardiology. Patients and methods: One-on-one interviews were conducted between August 1 and November 20, 2017. Patients were asked to imagine that their doctor was seeking their input in the decision regarding which treatment represented the best option for them. Patients were required to choose between alternatives by considering only the different benefits and risks shown in each scenario, described as the proportion of patients who had died during the perioperative period and within 5 years. Each participant evaluated the same eight scenarios. We evaluated their answers in a qualitative and quantitative analysis. Results: The main findings were that all patients verbally expressed concern about perioperative mortality and that 25% did not express concern about long-term mortality. Twelve percent considered the probabilities irrelevant on the grounds that their prognosis would depend on “God’s will.” Ten percent of the patients disregarded the reported likelihood of perioperative mortality, deciding to focus solely on the “chance of being cured.” In the quantitative analysis, the vast

  6. Desafios atuais e antigas sutilezas nas práticas da psicologia social comunitária

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    María de Fátima Quintal

    2016-05-01

    Full Text Available O texto abordará brevemente a história da psicologia nos países da América Latina e destaca a maior visibilidade das praticas da psicologia em comunidade. Isso acontece porque nos últimos anos os governos neoliberais incluíram em suas agendas de políticas públicas a participação de profissionais comprometidos com os programas comunitários. São apresentados também os fundamentos principais que são guias importantes para a realização das práticas em comunidade. Esses fundamentos apóiam-se em aportes de Ignacio Martin-Baró, Silvia Lane e da filosofia de Paulo Freire. Entre eles estão os processos de conscientização e participação, e a recuperação da memória histórica dos grupos e comunidades. É feita uma crítica ao fato do trabalho ser considerado inédito por causa principalmente de aspectos superficiais, enquanto que os seus paradigmas permanecem os mesmos. Realiza-se uma comparação da psicologia social comunitaria em seu início e na atualidade, e para isso a análise utiliza as dimensões da intervenção comunitária e como isso se materializa na prática dos trabalhos em comunidade. Em continuidade, faz-se uma discussão sobre os tipos diferenciados da participação que acontecem na atualidade, e também sobre o uso generalizado e superficial de conceitos importantes para o campo comunitário. Finaliza-se com uma discussão sobre a possibilidade de mudança dos princípios e compromisso da psicologia social comunitária.

  7. Nimesulide inhibits protein kinase C epsilon and substance P in sensory neurons – comparison with paracetamol

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    Vellani V

    2011-06-01

    Full Text Available Vittorio Vellani1, Silvia Franchi2, Massimiliano Prandini1, Sarah Moretti2, Giorgia Pavesi1, Chiara Giacomoni3, Paola Sacerdote21Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy; 2Dipartimento di Farmacologia Chemioterapia e Tossicologia Medica, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy; 3Dipartimento di Economia e Tecnologia, Università degli Studi della Repubblica di San Marino, Montegiardino, Repubblica di San MarinoAbstract: In this paper we describe new actions of nimesulide and paracetamol in cultured peripheral neurons isolated from rat dorsal root ganglia (DRG. Both drugs were able to decrease in a dose-dependent fashion the number of cultured DRG neurons showing translocation of protein kinase C epsilon (PKCε caused by exposure to 1 µM bradykinin or 100 nM thrombin. In addition, the level of substance P (SP released by DRG neurons and the level of preprotachykinin mRNA expression were measured in basal conditions and after 70 minutes or 36 hours of stimulation with nerve growth factor (NGF or with an inflammatory soup containing bradykinin, thrombin, endothelin-1, and KCl. Nimesulide (10 µM significantly decreased the mRNA levels of the SP precursor preprotachykinin in basal and in stimulated conditions, and decreased the amount of SP released in the medium during stimulation of neurons with NGF or with the inflammatory soup. The effects of paracetamol (10 µM on such response was lower. Nimesulide completely inhibited the release of prostaglandin E2 (PGE2 from DRG neurons, either basal or induced by NGF and by inflammatory soup, while paracetamol decreased PGE2 release only partially. Our data demonstrate, for the first time, a direct effect of two drugs largely used as analgesics on DRG neurons. The present results suggest that PKCε might be a target for the effect of nimesulide and paracetamol, while inhibition of SP synthesis and release is clearly more relevant for nimesulide than for

  8. A narrative review of binge eating disorder in adolescence: prevalence, impact, and psychological treatment strategies

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    Marzilli E

    2018-01-01

    Full Text Available Eleonora Marzilli,1 Luca Cerniglia,2 Silvia Cimino1 1Department of Dynamic and Clinical Psychology, Psychology and Medicine Faculty, Sapienza – University of Rome, 2Department of Psychology, Psychology Faculty, International Telematic University Uninettuno, Rome, Italy Abstract: Binge eating disorder (BED represents one of the most problematic clinical conditions among youths. Research has shown that the developmental stage of adolescence is a critical stage for the onset of eating disorders (EDs, with a peak prevalence of BED at the age of 16–17 years. Several studies among adults with BED have underlined that it is associated with a broad spectrum of negative consequences, including higher concern about shape and weight, difficulties in social functioning, and emotional-behavioral problems. This review aimed to examine studies focused on the prevalence of BED in the adolescent population, its impact in terms of physical, social, and psychological outcomes, and possible strategies of psychological intervention. The review of international literature was made on paper material and electronic databases ProQuest, PsycArticles, and PsycInfo, and the Scopus index were used to verify the scientific relevance of the papers. Epidemiological research that examined the prevalence of BED in adolescent samples in accordance with Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th Edition showed a prevalence ranging from 1% to 4%. More recently, only a few studies have investigated the prevalence of BED, in accordance with the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Disorders, Fifth Edition criteria, reporting a prevalence of ~1%–5%. Studies that focused on the possible impact that BED may have on physical, psychological, and social functioning showed that adolescents with BED have an increased risk of developing various adverse consequences, including obesity, social problems, substance use, suicidality, and other psychological difficulties

  9. Methotrexate diethyl ester-loaded lipid-core nanocapsules in aqueous solution increased antineoplastic effects in resistant breast cancer cell line

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    Yurgel VC

    2014-03-01

    Full Text Available Virginia C Yurgel,1,* Catiuscia P Oliveira,2,* Karine R Begnini,1 Eduarda Schultze,1 Helena S Thurow,1 Priscila MM Leon,1 Odir A Dellagostin,1 Vinicius F Campos,1 Ruy CR Beck,2 Silvia S Guterres,2 Tiago Collares,1 Adriana R Pohlmann,2–4 Fabiana K Seixas11Programa de Pós-Graduação em Biotecnologia (PPGB, Grupo de Pesquisa em Oncologia Celular e Molecular, Laboratório de Genômica Funcional, Biotecnologia/Centro de Desenvolvimento Tecnológico, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; 2Programa de Pós-Graduação em Ciências Farmacêuticas, Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; 3Departamento de Química Orgânica, Instituto de Química, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; 4Centro de Nanociência e Nanotecnologia, CNANO-UFRGS, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil*These authors contributed equally to this workAbstract: Breast cancer is the most frequent cancer affecting women. Methotrexate (MTX is an antimetabolic drug that remains important in the treatment of breast cancer. Its efficacy is compromised by resistance in cancer cells that occurs through a variety of mechanisms. This study evaluated apoptotic cell death and cell cycle arrest induced by an MTX derivative (MTX diethyl ester [MTX(OEt2] and MTX(OEt2-loaded lipid-core nanocapsules in two MTX-resistant breast adenocarcinoma cell lines, MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231. The formulations prepared presented adequate granulometric profile. The treatment responses were evaluated through flow cytometry. Relying on the mechanism of resistance, we observed different responses between cell lines. For MCF-7 cells, MTX(OEt2 solution and MTX(OEt2-loaded lipid-core nanocapsules presented significantly higher apoptotic rates than untreated cells and cells incubated with unloaded lipid-core nanocapsules. For MDA-MB-231

  10. Aneuploidogenic effects and DNA oxidation induced in vitro by differently sized gold nanoparticles

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    Di Bucchianico S

    2014-05-01

    Full Text Available Sebastiano Di Bucchianico,1 Maria Rita Fabbrizi,1 Silvia Cirillo,1 Chiara Uboldi,1 Douglas Gilliland,2 Eugenia Valsami-Jones,3,4 Lucia Migliore11Department of Translational Research and New Technologies in Medicine and Surgery, Medical Genetics Unit, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; 2European Commission-Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health and Consumer Protection, NanoBioSciences Unit, Ispra, Italy; 3School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK; 4Earth Sciences, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, UKAbstract: Gold nanoparticles (Au NPs are used in many fields, including biomedical applications; however, no conclusive information on their potential cytotoxicity and genotoxicity mechanisms is available. For this reason, experiments in human primary lymphocytes and murine macrophages (Raw264.7 were performed exposing cells to spherical citrate-capped Au NPs with two different nominal diameters (5 nm and 15 nm. The proliferative activity, mitotic, apoptotic, and necrotic markers, as well as chromosomal damage were assessed by the cytokinesis-block micronucleus cytome assay. Fluorescence in situ hybridization with human and murine pancentromeric probes was applied to distinguish between clastogenic and aneuploidogenic effects. Our results indicate that 5 nm and 15 nm Au NPs are able to inhibit cell proliferation by apoptosis and to induce chromosomal damage, in particular chromosome mis-segregation. DNA strand breaks were detected by comet assay, and the modified protocol using endonuclease-III and formamidopyrimidine-DNA glycosylase restriction enzymes showed that pyrimidines and purines were oxidatively damaged by Au NPs. Moreover, we show a size-independent correlation between the cytotoxicity of Au NPs and their tested mass concentration or absolute number, and genotoxic effects which were more severe for Au NP 15 nm compared to Au NP 5 nm. Results indicate that

  11. Salmonella enterica serovars Typhimurium and Enteritidis causing mixed infections in febrile children in Mozambique

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    García V

    2018-01-01

    Full Text Available Vanesa García,1 Inácio Mandomando,2,3 Joaquim Ruiz,4 Silvia Herrera-León,5 Pedro L Alonso,3,4 M Rosario Rodicio1 1Departamento de Biología Funcional, Área de Microbiología, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain; 2Centro de Investigação em Saúde de Manhiça, 3Instituto Nacional de Saúde, Ministério da Saúde, Maputo, Mozambique; 4ISGlobal, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research, Hospital Clínic, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, 5Centro Nacional de Microbiología, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Majadahonda, Madrid, Spain Background and purpose: Invasive nontyphoidal salmonellosis, mostly caused by serovars Typhimurium and Enteritidis of Salmonella enterica, has emerged as a major public health problem in sub-Saharan Africa. The aim of this study was the clinical and microbiological characterization of nontyphoidal salmonellosis episodes affecting febrile children in Mozambique. Patients and methods: The clinical records of the patients were evaluated, and S. enterica isolates were characterized with regard to serovar, phage type, antimicrobial resistance (phenotype/responsible genes, plasmid content, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis, and multilocus sequence typing. Results: Fifteen S. Typhimurium and 21 S. Enteritidis isolates were recovered from blood samples of 25 children, the majority with underlying risk factors. With regard to phage typing, most isolates were either untypeable or reacted but did not conform, revealing that a number of previously unrecognized patterns are circulating in Mozambique. Most isolates were multidrug-resistant, with nearly all of the responsible genes located on derivatives of serovar-specific virulence plasmids. ST313 and ST11 were the predominant sequence types associated with S. Typhimurium and S. Enteritidis, respectively, and the uncommon ST1479 was also detected in S. Enteritidis. A distinct XbaI fragment of ~350 kb was associated with pulsed-field gel electrophoresis patterns of

  12. Estimación de la varianza genética y ambiental en caracteres métricos del esqueleto humano

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    Varela, Héctor Hugo

    2003-01-01

    Full Text Available En la teoría evolutiva de rasgos cuantitativos el conocimiento de la varianza genética (VG es determinante para hacer inferencias acerca del parentesco. En muchos casos no es posible estimar dicha componente sin la información obtenida a partir de la correlación entre parientes o de experimentos de selección. Por esta razón, en ausencia de datos apropiados es posible lograr una aproximación mediante el análisis de la repetibilidad de caracteres cuantitativos. En este trabajo se estima la proporción de la varianza genética máxima (VGmax o repetibilidad de medidas del cráneo y del esqueleto postcraneal, empleando la información obtenida por la Dra. Silvia Quevedo en el grupo prehistórico de Punta Teatinos (Norte Semiárido de Chile. La VG es igual a la varianza fenotípica (VP menos la varianza ambiental (VE. Esta última se puede particionar en una varianza ambiental especial (VEe y en una varianza ambiental general (VEg. Como la VEe se puede conocer por la medición de caracteres simétricos del lado derecho e izquierdo del individuo, entonces es posible calcular la varianza genética máxima de la siguiente manera, VGmax=VP-VEe. La proporción de la VGmax se obtuvo para siete variables del esqueleto postcraneano en individuos femeninos (n=56, masculinos (n=55, de ambos sexos (n=115 e infantiles (n=66, y para nueve mediciones del cráneo en un único grupo (n=54. Los resultados indican que la proporción media de la VGmax es menor en el cráneo que en el esqueleto postcraneal sugiriendo una distribución diferencial del efecto ambiental desde el punto de vista topográfico. Además, dicha cantidad es mayor en individuos infantiles que en masculinos y femeninos posiblemente por la existencia en aquellos de una mayor influencia del efecto ambiental general confundido con la VGmax.

  13. Aberrant DNA methylation of ESR1 and p14ARF genes could be useful as prognostic indicators in osteosarcoma

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    Sonaglio V

    2013-06-01

    Full Text Available Viviane Sonaglio,1 Ana C de Carvalho,2 Silvia R C Toledo,3,4 Carolina Salinas-Souza,3,4 André L Carvalho,5 Antonio S Petrilli,3 Beatriz de Camargo,6 André L Vettore21Pediatrics Department, A C Camargo Hospital, São Paulo, Brazil; 2Biological Science Department, Federal University of São Paulo, Diadema, Brazil; 3Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Oncology Institute, GRAACC/Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; 4Department of Morphology and Genetics, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; 5Department of Head and Neck Surgery, PIO XII Foundation, Barretos Cancer Hospital, Barretos, São Paulo, Brazil; 6Research Program Pediatric Oncology Program, CPNq, Instituto Nacional do Cancer, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilAbstract: Osteosarcoma (OS is the eighth most common form of childhood and adolescence cancer. Approximately 10%–20% of patients present metastatic disease at diagnosis and the 5-year overall survival remains around 70% for nonmetastatic patients and around 30% for metastatic patients. Metastatic disease at diagnosis and the necrosis grade induced by preoperative treatment are the only well-established prognostic factors for osteosarcoma. The DNA aberrant methylation is a frequent epigenetic alteration in humans and has been described as a molecular marker in different tumor types. This study evaluated the DNA aberrant methylation status of 18 genes in 34 OS samples without previous chemotherapy treatment and in four normal bone specimens and compared the methylation profile with clinicopathological characteristics of the patients. We were able to define a three-gene panel (AIM1, p14ARF, and ESR1 in which methylation was correlated with OS cases. The hypermethylation of p14ARF showed a significant association with the absence of metastases at diagnoses, while ESR1 hypermethylation was marginally associated with worse overall survival. This study demonstrated that aberrant promoter methylation is a common event

  14. A systematic review of economic evaluations of health and health-related interventions in Bangladesh

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    Koehlmoos Tracey P

    2011-07-01

    Full Text Available Abstract Background Economic evaluation is used for effective resource allocation in health sector. Accumulated knowledge about economic evaluation of health programs in Bangladesh is not currently available. While a number of economic evaluation studies have been performed in Bangladesh, no systematic investigation of the studies has been done to our knowledge. The aim of this current study is to systematically review the published articles in peer-reviewed journals on economic evaluation of health and health-related interventions in Bangladesh. Methods Literature searches was carried out during November-December 2008 with a combination of key words, MeSH terms and other free text terms as suitable for the purpose. A comprehensive search strategy was developed to search Medline by the PubMed interface. The first specific interest was mapping the articles considering the areas of exploration by economic evaluation and the second interest was to scrutiny the methodological quality of studies. The methodological quality of economic evaluation of all articles has been scrutinized against the checklist developed by Evers Silvia and associates. Result Of 1784 potential articles 12 were accepted for inclusion. Ten studies described the competing alternatives clearly and only two articles stated the perspective of their articles clearly. All studies included direct cost, incurred by the providers. Only one study included the cost of community donated resources and volunteer costs. Two studies calculated the incremental cost effectiveness ratio (ICER. Six of the studies applied some sort of sensitivity analysis. Two of the studies discussed financial affordability of expected implementers and four studies discussed the issue of generalizability for application in different context. Conclusion Very few economic evaluation studies in Bangladesh are found in different areas of health and health-related interventions, which does not provide a strong basis

  15. Effect of nanoparticles binding ß-amyloid peptide on nitric oxide production by cultured endothelial cells and macrophages

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    Orlando A

    2013-04-01

    Full Text Available Antonina Orlando,1 Francesca Re,1 Silvia Sesana,1 Ilaria Rivolta,1 Alice Panariti,1 Davide Brambilla,2 Julien Nicolas,2 Patrick Couvreur,2 Karine Andrieux,2 Massimo Masserini,1 Emanuela Cazzaniga1 1Department of Health Sciences, University of Milano-Bicocca, Monza, Italy; 2Institut Galien Paris Sud, University Paris-Sud, Châtenay-Malabry, France Background: As part of a project designing nanoparticles for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, we have synthesized and characterized a small library of nanoparticles binding with high affinity to the β-amyloid peptide and showing features of biocompatibility in vitro, which are important properties for administration in vivo. In this study, we focused on biocompatibility issues, evaluating production of nitric oxide by cultured human umbilical vein endothelial cells and macrophages, used as models of cells which would be exposed to nanoparticles after systemic administration. Methods: The nanoparticles tested were liposomes and solid lipid nanoparticles carrying phosphatidic acid or cardiolipin, and PEGylated poly(alkyl cyanoacrylate nanoparticles (PEG-PACA. We measured nitric oxide production using the Griess method as well as phosphorylation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase and intracellular free calcium, which are biochemically related to nitric oxide production. MTT viability tests and caspase-3 detection were also undertaken. Results: Exposure to liposomes did not affect the viability of endothelial cells at any concentration tested. Increased production of nitric oxide was detected only with liposomes carrying phosphatidic acid or cardiolipin at the highest concentration (120 µg/mL, together with increased synthase phosphorylation and intracellular calcium levels. Macrophages exposed to liposomes showed a slightly dose-dependent decrease in viability, with no increase in production of nitric oxide. Exposure to solid lipid nanoparticles carrying phosphatidic acid decreased viability in

  16. Doctors commitment and long-term effectiveness for cost containment policies: lesson learned from biosimilar drugs

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    2015-11-01

    Full Text Available Enrica Menditto,1 Valentina Orlando,1 Silvia Coretti,2 Daria Putignano,1 Denise Fiorentino,1 Matteo Ruggeri2 1CIRFF, Center of Pharmacoeconomics, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, 2Postgraduate School of Health Economics and Management (ALTEMS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, School of Economics, Rome, Italy Background: Agency is a pervasive feature of the health care market, with doctors acting as agents for both patients and the health care system. In a context of scarce resources, doctors are required to take opportunity cost into account when prescribing treatments, while cost containment policies cannot overlook their active role in determining health care resource allocation. This paper addresses this issue, investigating the effects of cost containment measures in the market of biosimilar drugs that represent a viable and cost-saving strategy for the reduction of health care expenditure. The analysis focuses on a particular region in Italy, where several timely policies to incentivize biosimilar prescribing were launched. Methods: Drugs were identified by the anatomical therapeutic chemical classification system. Information about biosimilar drugs and their originator biological products was extracted from the IMS Health regional database. Drug consumption was expressed in terms of counting units, while expenditure was evaluated in Euro (€.The market penetration of biosimilars was analyzed by year and quarterly. Results: In the Campania region of Italy, the effects of cost containment policies, launched between 2009 and 2013, showed the prescription of biosimilars strongly increasing in 2010 until prescribing levels reached and exceeded the market share of the reference biological products in 2012. After a slight reduction, a plateau was observed at the beginning of 2013. At the same time, the use of the originator products had been decreasing until the first quarter of 2011. However, after a 1-year plateau, this trend

  17. Efficacy of amoxycillin versus amoxycillin/clavulanate in acute exacerbations of chronic pulmonary obstructive disease in primary care

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    2008-10-01

    Full Text Available Carl Llor1, Silvia Hernández1, Anna Ribas2, Carmen Álvarez3, Josep Maria Cots4, Carolina Bayona5, Isabel González6, Marc Miravitlles7, BRAMOX Study Group 1Primary Care Centre Jaume I, Tarragona, Spain; 2Primary Care Centre Santa Eugènia de Berga, Spain; 3Primary Care Centre Manlleu, Spain; 4Primary Care Centre La Marina, Barcelona, Spain; 5Primary Care Centre Valls, Spain; 6Primary Care Centre Maragall, Barcelona, Spain; 7Pneumology Department. Institut Clínic del Tòrax (IDIBAPS, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, CIBER de Enfermedades Respiratorias (CIBERES, SpainBackground: Amoxycillin/clavulanate is considered first-line treatment for ambulatory exacerbations of COPD. However, narrow-spectrum antibiotics may be as useful for mild to moderate patients.Objective: To compare the clinical efficacy of amoxycillin versus amoxicyllin/clavulanate in exacerbations of COPD in primary care.Methods: A randomized, double-blind, noninferiority clinical trial was carried out in eight primary care centers in Catalonia, Spain. Spirometrically-diagnosed patients older than 40 years with COPD, without criteria of hospitalization and Anthonisen’s types I or II exacerbations were included. The main outcome was clinical cure at the end of treatment (EOT visit on day 10.Results: A total of 137 patients were enrolled in the study (68 assigned to amoxycillin and 69 to amoxycillin/clavulanate. The mean forced expiratory flow in one second was 61.6% and the mean age was 71.4 years. At EOT, 92.8% of patients in the amoxycillin/clavulanate and 90.9% in the amoxycillin group were considered clinically cured, a statistically non-significant difference. Adverse effects were observed in 11 subjects, 3 in the amoxycillin group and 8 in the amoxycillin/clavulanate group, 2 of whom required a change in treatment.Conclusions: Amoxycillin was at least as effective clinically and as safe as amoxycilin/clavulanate in the treatment of acute exacerbations of COPD in mild to

  18. Can melatonin prevent or improve metabolic side effects during antipsychotic treatments?

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    Full Text Available Maria-Cristina Porfirio,1 Juliana Paula Gomes de Almeida,2 Maddalena Stornelli,1 Silvia Giovinazzo,1 Diane Purper-Ouakil,3 Gabriele Masi4 1Unit of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, “Tor Vergata” University of Rome, Italy; 2Unit of Child Neurology, Irmandade Santa Casa de Misericordia Hospital São Paulo, Brazil; 3Unit of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saint Eloi Hospital, Montpellier, France; 4IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy Abstract: In the last two decades, second-generation antipsychotics (SGAs were more frequently used than typical antipsychotics for treating both psychotic and nonpsychotic psychiatric disorders in both children and adolescents, because of their lower risk of adverse neurological effects, that is, extrapyramidal symptoms. Recent studies have pointed out their effect on weight gain and increased visceral adiposity as they induce metabolic syndrome. Patients receiving SGAs often need to be treated with other substances to counteract metabolic side effects. In this paper, we point out the possible protective effect of add-on melatonin treatment in preventing, mitigating, or even reversing SGAs metabolic effects, improving quality of life and providing safer long-term treatments in pediatric patients. Melatonin is an endogenous indolamine secreted during darkness by the pineal gland; it plays a key role in regulating the circadian rhythm, generated by the suprachiasmatic nuclei (SCN of the hypothalamus, and has many other biological functions, including chronobiotic, antioxidant and neuroprotective properties, anti-inflammatory and free radical scavenging effects, and diminishing oxidative injury and fat distribution. It has been hypothesized that SGAs cause adverse metabolic effects that may be restored by nightly administration of melatonin because of its influence on autonomic and hormonal outputs. Interestingly, atypical anti-psychotics (AAPs can cause

  19. Phenolic indeno[1,2-b]indoles as ABCG2-selective potent and non-toxic inhibitors stimulating basal ATPase activity

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    Full Text Available Gustavo Jabor Gozzi,1,2 Zouhair Bouaziz,3 Evelyn Winter,1,4 Nathalia Daflon-Yunes,1 Mylène Honorat,1 Nathalie Guragossian,3 Christelle Marminon,3 Glaucio Valdameri,1,2 Andre Bollacke,5 Jean Guillon,6 Noël Pinaud,7 Mathieu Marchivie,8 Silvia M Cadena,2 Joachim Jose,5 Marc Le Borgne,3 Attilio Di Pietro11Equipe Labellisée Ligue 2014, BMSSI UMR5086 CNRS/Lyon I University, IBCP, Lyon, France; 2Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil; 3Faculty of Pharmacy – ISPB, EA 4446 Biomolecules, Cancer and Chemoresistance, Health SFR of East Lyon CNRS UMS3453 - INSERM US7, University of Lyon, Lyon I University, Lyon Cedex 8, France; 4Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, PGFAR, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil; 5Institute of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry, University of Münster, Münster, Germany; 6ARNA Laboratory, Pharmaceutical Sciences UFR, INSERM U869, University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux Cedex, France; 7ISM – CNRS UMR 5255, University of Bordeaux Cedex, France; 8ICMCB CNRS-UPR 9048, University of Bordeaux, Pessac Cedex, FranceAbstract: Ketonic indeno[1,2-b]indole-9,10-dione derivatives, initially designed as human casein kinase II (CK2 inhibitors, were recently shown to be converted into efficient inhibitors of drug efflux by the breast cancer resistance protein ABCG2 upon suited substitutions including a N5-phenethyl on C-ring and hydrophobic groups on D-ring. A series of ten phenolic and seven p-quinonic derivatives were synthesized and screened for inhibition of both CK2 and ABCG2 activities. The best phenolic inhibitors were about threefold more potent against ABCG2 than the corresponding ketonic derivatives, and showed low cytotoxicity. They were selective for ABCG2 over both P-glycoprotein and MRP1 (multidrug resistance protein 1, whereas the ketonic derivatives also interacted with MRP1, and they additionally displayed a lower

  20. Impact of using the new GOLD classification on the distribution of COPD severity in clinical practice

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    Hernández M

    2018-01-01

    Full Text Available Marcos Hernández, Gabriel García, Jimena Falco, Agustín R García, Vanina Martín, Manuel Ibarrola, Silvia Quadrelli Department of Respiratory Medicine, Güemes Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentina Objective: The objective of this study was to examine how COPD patients were classified by the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD spirometry-based severity system and the distribution of COPD severity using the new GOLD 2011 assessment framework.Materials and methods: This was an observational, retrospective cohort study conducted in a single tertiary center on a prospective database, which aimed to evaluate the prevalence, incidence, severity, and comorbidities of COPD. Inclusion criteria were age ≥40 years and COPD diagnosis according to GOLD 2007 classification. Clinical factors were compared between the categories in GOLD 2007 and 2011 groups by using the χ2 test for categorical data and the analysis of variance for continuous data.Results: In total, 420 COPD patients were included in the analysis. The distribution of patients into GOLD 2007 categories was as follows: 6.4% (n=27 of them were classified into subgroup I, 42.1% (n=177 into subgroup II, 37.9% (n=159 into subgroup III, and 13.6% (n=57 into subgroup IV. The distribution of patients into GOLD 2011 categories was as follows: 16.4% (n=69 of them were classified into subgroup A (low risk and fewer symptoms, 32.1% (n=135 into subgroup B (low risk and more symptoms, 21.6% (n=91 into subgroup C (high risk and fewer symptoms, and 29.7% (n=125 into subgroup D (high risk and more symptoms. After the application of the new GOLD 2011 (modified Medical Research Council [mMRC] system, 22% (n=94 of patients were upgraded to a higher level than their spirometry level, and 16.2% (n=68 of them were downgraded in their severity category, meaning that almost 40% of patients changed their severity assessment category. In total, 22% of patients in stage I were allocated to

  1. Anxiety and depression in patients with advanced macular degeneration: current perspectives

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    Cimarolli VR

    2015-12-01

    Full Text Available Verena R Cimarolli,1 Robin J Casten,2 Barry W Rovner,3–5 Vera Heyl,6 Silvia Sörensen,7,8 Amy Horowitz9 1Research Institute on Aging, Jewish Home Lifecare, New York, NY, USA; 2Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 3Department of Neurology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 4Department of Psychiatry, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 5Department of Ophthalmology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 6Institute of Special Education, University of Education, Heidelberg, Germany; 7Warner School of Education and Human Development, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA; 8Department of Ophthalmology, Flaum Eye Institute, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA; 9Graduate School of Social Service, Fordham University, New York, NY, USA Abstract: Age-related macular degeneration (AMD – despite advances in prevention and medical treatment options – remains prevalent among older adults, often resulting in functional losses that negatively affect the mental health of older adults. In particular, the prevalence of both anxiety and depression in patients with AMD is high. Along with medical treatment options, low vision rehabilitation and AMD-specific behavioral and self-management programs have been developed and have demonstrated effectiveness in improving the mental health of AMD patients. This article reviews the prevalence of anxiety and depression in patients with advanced AMD, discusses potential mechanisms accounting for the development of depression and anxiety in AMD patients, presents the state-of the-art of available interventions for addressing anxiety and depression in AMD patients, and delineates recommendations for eye care professionals regarding how to

  2. Resistance training associated with the administration of anabolic-androgenic steroids improves insulin sensitivity in ovariectomized rats

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    Urtado CB

    2011-11-01

    Full Text Available Christiano Bertoldo Urtado1,2, Guilherme Borges Pereira3, Marilia Bertoldo Urtado4, Érica Blascovi de Carvalho2, Gerson dos Santos Leite1, Felipe Fedrizzi Donatto1, Claudio de Oliveira Assumpção1, Richard Diego Leite3, Carlos Alberto da Silva1, Marcelo Magalhães de Sales5, Ramires Alsamir Tibana5, Silvia Cristina Crepaldi Alves1, Jonato Prestes51Health Sciences, Methodist University of Piracicaba, Piracicaba, SP, 2Center for Investigation in Pediatrics, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas, Campinas, SP, 3Department of Physiological Sciences, Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos, SP, 4Laboratory of Orofacial Pain, Division of Oral Physiology, Piracicaba Dental School, State University of Campinas, Campinas, SP, 5Graduation Program in Physical Education, Catholic University of Brasilia, Brasilia, DF, BrazilAbstract: The aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of anabolic-androgenic steroids and resistance training (RT on insulin sensitivity in ovariectomized rats. Adult female Wistar rats were divided into ten experimental groups (n = 5 animals per group: (1 sedentary (Sed-Intact; (2 sedentary ovariectomized (Sed-Ovx; (3 sedentary nandrolone (Sed-Intact-ND; (4 sedentary ovariectomized plus nandrolone (Sed-Ovx-ND; (5 trained (TR-Intact; (6 trained nandrolone (TR-Intact-ND; (7 trained ovariectomized (TR-Ovx; (8 trained ovariectomized plus nandrolone; (9 trained sham; and (10 trained ovariectomized plus sham. Four sessions of RT were used, during which the animals climbed a 1.1 m vertical ladder with weights attached to their tails. The sessions were performed once every 3 days, with between four and nine climbs and with eight to twelve dynamic movements per climb. To test the sensitivity of insulin in the pancreas, glucose and insulin tolerance tests were performed. For insulin sensitivity, there was a statistically significant interaction for the TR-Ovx group, which presented higher sensitivity

  3. Las aporías de la visión en la novelística de Manuel Puig

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    Geneviève Fabry

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    Full Text Available En este artículo, se estudia la naturaleza fundamentalmente paradójica del objeto y sobre todo del acto de la visión en la obra novelística del escritor argentino Manuel Puig (1932-1990. El análisis contrastado de la representación del cuerpo en Boquitas pintadas y El beso de la mujer araña permite subrayar la existencia de una dialéctica entre no-representación y presencia del personaje. En segundo lugar, el análisis de los personajes obsesionados por el ansia de ver y saber pone de manifiesto el callejón sin salida que representa la pulsión "voyeurista" (Silvia, en Cae la noche tropical mientras que el descubrimiento de la existencia de una "verdad" arraigada en la aceptación de una no-visión (Ana en Pubis angelical abre un camino hacia el autoconocimiento y la reconciliación con uno mismo. En conclusión, la omnipresencia de la imagen y de la visión en el universo puigiano no es sino la señal paradójica de una invitacion sutil pero firme al abandono del ansia de dominio que encierra toda voluntad de ver y saber.   This article examines the fundamentally paradoxical nature of the object, and above all, the act of vision in the fiction of the Argentine Manuel Puig (1932-1990. A contrastive analysis of body representation in Boquitas Pintadas and in El Beso de la Mujer Araña, permits to underline the existence of a dialectical process between presence and non-representation of characters. Furthermore, tha analysis of characters obsessed by the crave to see y know makes manifest a blind alley suggested by the acceptance of a non-vision (Ana, in Pubis Angelical, opens the way to self-knowledge and self-acceptance. In conclusion, the omnipresence of image and vision in Puig's universe is nothing but a paradoxical beckoning to a subtle but firm invitation to give up the desire for dominance involved in the acts of the will to see and know.

  4. Patient preference and ease of use for different coagulation factor VIII reconstitution device scenarios: a cross-sectional survey in five European countries

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    Cimino E

    2014-12-01

    Full Text Available Ernesto Cimino,1 Silvia Linari,2 Mara Malerba,3 Susan Halimeh,4 Francesca Biondo,5 Martina Westfeld5 1Dipartimento Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita’ degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy; 2Agenzia per l’ Emofilia, AOU Careggi di Firenze, Florence, Italy; 3Fondazione Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Centro Emofilia e Trombosi “A Bianchi Bonomi”, Milan, Italy; 4CRC Coagulation Research Centre GmbH, Duisburg, Germany; 5Pfizer Italia, Rome, Italy Introduction: Hemophilia A treatment involves replacing the deficient coagulation factor VIII. This process may involve multiple steps that might create a barrier to adherence. A new dual-chamber syringe (DCS; FuseNGo® was recently introduced with the aim of simplifying reconstitution. Aim: This study aimed to identify factors associated with adult patients’ preferences for different coagulation factor VIII reconstitution systems and to test ease of use and patient preference for the DCS. Methods: A cross-sectional survey of adults with hemophilia A in five European countries was conducted; a subset of subjects also participated in a practical testing session of the DCS. Results: Among the 299 survey participants, the device scenario requiring the least equipment and reconstitution steps (the DCS received a median preference rating of 71 out of 100 (0 being “the least desirable” and 100 “the most desirable” rating. This was significantly higher than the other scenarios (the next highest achieved a median of 50 points; P<0.001. Participants would be more likely to use this device prophylactically (P<0.001. Among the 98 participants who tested the DCS, 57% preferred this device over their current device, 26% preferred their current device, and 17% had no preference. The DCS was rated as easier to use than current treatment devices (median score 9/10 versus 7/10 for current treatment, P=0.001. Conclusion: The survey indicates that the prefilled DCS, Fuse

  5. A systematic review of economic evaluations of health and health-related interventions in Bangladesh

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    2011-01-01

    Background Economic evaluation is used for effective resource allocation in health sector. Accumulated knowledge about economic evaluation of health programs in Bangladesh is not currently available. While a number of economic evaluation studies have been performed in Bangladesh, no systematic investigation of the studies has been done to our knowledge. The aim of this current study is to systematically review the published articles in peer-reviewed journals on economic evaluation of health and health-related interventions in Bangladesh. Methods Literature searches was carried out during November-December 2008 with a combination of key words, MeSH terms and other free text terms as suitable for the purpose. A comprehensive search strategy was developed to search Medline by the PubMed interface. The first specific interest was mapping the articles considering the areas of exploration by economic evaluation and the second interest was to scrutiny the methodological quality of studies. The methodological quality of economic evaluation of all articles has been scrutinized against the checklist developed by Evers Silvia and associates. Result Of 1784 potential articles 12 were accepted for inclusion. Ten studies described the competing alternatives clearly and only two articles stated the perspective of their articles clearly. All studies included direct cost, incurred by the providers. Only one study included the cost of community donated resources and volunteer costs. Two studies calculated the incremental cost effectiveness ratio (ICER). Six of the studies applied some sort of sensitivity analysis. Two of the studies discussed financial affordability of expected implementers and four studies discussed the issue of generalizability for application in different context. Conclusion Very few economic evaluation studies in Bangladesh are found in different areas of health and health-related interventions, which does not provide a strong basis of knowledge in the area. The

  6. PREFACE: 12th Conference on ''Theoretical Nuclear Physics in Italy''

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    Bombaci, I.; Covello, A.; Marcucci, L. E.; Rosati, S.

    2009-07-01

    These Proceedings contain the invited and contributed papers presented at the 12th Conference on Theoretical Nuclear Physics in Italy held in Cortona, Italy, from 8-10 October 2008. As usual, the meeting was held at il Palazzone, a 16th century castle owned by the Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa. The aim of this biennal conference is to bring together Italian theorists working in various fields of Nuclear Physics to discuss their latest results and confront their points of view in a lively and informal way. This offers the opportunity to promote collaborations between different groups. There were about 50 participants at the conference, coming from 14 Italian Universities (Cagliari, Catania, Ferrara, Firenze, Genova, Lecce, Milano, Napoli, Padova, Pavia, Pisa, Roma, Trento, Trieste). The program of the conference, prepared by the Organizing Committee (Ignazio Bombaci, Aldo Covello, Laura Elisa Marcucci and Sergio Rosati) focused on six main topics: Few-Nucleon Systems, Nuclear Matter and Nuclear Dynamics, Nuclear Astrophysics, Structure of Hadrons and Hadronic Matter, Nuclear Structure, Nuclear Physics with Electroweak Probes. Winfried Leidemann, Maria Colonna, Marcello Lissia, Elena Santopinto, Silvia Lenzi and Omar Benhar took the burden of giving general talks on these topics and reviewing the research activities of the various Italian groups. In addition, 19 contributed papers were presented, most of them by young participants. In the last session of the Conference there were two invited talks related to experimental activities of great current interest. Gianfranco Prete from the Laboratori Nazionali di Legnaro spoke about the Italian radioactive ion beam facility SPES and the status of the European project EURISOL, while Nicola Colonna from the INFN, Bari, gave an overview of the perspectives of development of fourth-generation nuclear reactors. We would like to thank the authors of the general reports for their hard work in reviewing the main achievements in

  7. In children allergic to ragweed pollen, nasal inflammation is not influenced by monosensitization or polysensitization

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    Gelardi M

    2016-04-01

    Full Text Available Matteo Gelardi,1 Mariangela Bosoni,2 Marco Morelli,2 Silvia Beretta,2 Cristoforo Incorvaia,3 Serena Buttafava,4 Massimo Landi,5 Simonetta Masieri,6 Franco Frati,4 Nicola Quaranta,1 Gian Vincenzo Zuccotti21Otolaryngology Section, Department of Neuroscience and Sensory Organs, University of Bari, 2Department of Pediatrics, Luigi Sacco Hospital, University of Milan, 3Allergy/Pulmonary Rehabilitation Unit, ICP Hospital, 4Medical and Scientific Department, Stallergenes Italy, Milan, 5Department of Pediatrics, ASL TO1, Turin, 6Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, ItalyBackground: In patients polysensitized to pollen allergens, the priming effect, by which the sensitivity of the nasal mucosa to an allergen is increased by the previous exposure to another allergen, is a known phenomenon. This study was aimed at evaluating the degree of nasal inflammation, assessed by nasal cytology, in children with allergic rhinitis (AR from ragweed pollen according to being monosensitized or polysensitized.Methods: The study included 47 children. Of them, 24 suffered from AR caused by sensitization to grass pollen and ragweed pollen (group A and 23 were sensitized only to ragweed pollen (group B. In all patients, the severity of AR was assessed according to the Allergic Rhinitis and Its Impact on Asthma guidelines, and comorbidities were also evaluated.Results: In group A, 16.7% of children had a mild intermittent AR, 4.2% a moderate-to-severe intermittent, 33.3% a mild persistent, and 45.8% a moderate-to-severe persistent; in group B, 26.1% of children had a mild intermittent AR, 0% a moderate-to-severe intermittent, 52.2% a mild persistent, and 21.7% a moderate-to-severe persistent. No significant difference was detected in the number of the considered comorbidities between the two groups. The cell counts of neutrophils, eosinophils, lymphocytes/plasma cells, and mast cells were high but not significantly different in the two groups

  8. Editorial, n. 12, 2001

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    Full Text Available EDITORIAL, n. 12, 2001 Este número da Encontros Bibli apresenta diferentes abordagens de questões relativas à sociedade do conhecimento. Esta sociedade vem acompanhada de uma evolução tecnológica que afeta, em diferentes graus, todos os países do mundo, produzindo impactos de natureza econômica, política, social e cultural. Tais impactos necessitam de parâmetros para sua análise e avaliação. A medição de bens intangíveis, neste caso, provenientes do uso das tecnologias da informação e da comunicação, é uma tarefa complexa. O artigo do professor Michel Menou, da City University, de Londres, apresenta uma metodologia original para análise desses indicadores na sociedade atual. O relato de pesquisa da professora Clarice Fortkamp Caldin, do Departamento de Ciência da Informação da UFSC, aborda o processo de leitura como função terapêutica. Este trabalho é baseado na sua dissertação de mestrado e representa um foco de abordagem pouco usual na Ciência da Informação. O professor Francisco das Chagas de Souza, também do Departamento de Ciência da Informação da UFSC, apresenta uma análise de sua experiência no ensino de fundamentos teóricos da Biblioteconomia. A estudante Maria Elizabeth Horn Pepulim, do Curso de Biblioteconomia da UFSC, reflete sobre o papel do bibliotecário na sociedade da informação, ressaltando os dilemas, atribuições e responsabilidades deste profissional no mundo globalizado. Esta edição divulga ainda uma pesquisa sobre bibliotecas públicas, sociedade da informação e tecnologia, que está sendo desenvolvida pelos colegas do Instituto de Investigaciones Bibliotecológicas da Universidad de Buenos Aires: Elsa Barber, Nicolás Tripaldi, Silvia Pisano, Valeria Werner, Sofia D´Alessandro, Sandra Romagnoli, Verónica Parsiale, Carolina Gregui e Gabriela De Pedro. Miriam Vieira da Cunha, editora Disponibilizado na WWW em 28/12/2001. Enc. Bibli: R. Eletr. Bibliotecon. Ci. Inf., ISSN 1518

  9. Illness denial questionnaire for patients and caregivers

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    Full Text Available Silvia Rossi Ferrario,1 Ines Giorgi,2 Paola Baiardi,3 Laura Giuntoli,4 Gianluigi Balestroni,1 Paola Cerutti,1 Marina Manera,2 Paola Gabanelli,2 Valentina Solara,5 Roberta Fornara,6 Michela Luisetti,1 Pierangela Omarini,1 Giovanna Omarini,1 Giulio Vidotto4 1Psychology Unit, Istituti Clinici Scientifici Maugeri SpA SB, Veruno, NO, Italy; 2Psychology Unit, 3Scientific Direction, Istituti Clinici Scientifici Maugeri SpA SB, Pavia, Italy; 4Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy; 5Department of Neurology, ALS Centre, “Maggiore della Carita`” University Hospital, Novara, Italy; 6Psychology Unit, SS Trinità Hospital, Borgomanero, NO, Italy Purpose: Interest in assessing denial is still present, despite the criticisms concerning its definition and measurement. We tried to develop a questionnaire (Illness Denial Questionnaire, IDQ assessing patients’ and caregivers’ denial in relation to their illness/disturbance. Patients and methods: After a preliminary study, a final version of 24 dichotomous items (true/false was selected. We hypothesized a theoretical model with three dimensions: denial of negative emotions, resistance to change, and conscious avoidance, the first two composing the actual Denial and the last representing an independent component of the illness denial behavior. The IDQ was administered to 400 subjects (219 patients and 181 caregivers together with the Anxiety–Depression Questionnaire – Reduced form (AD-R, in order to assess concurrent validity. Confirmatory factor analysis (CFA, internal consistency indices (Cronbach’s α and McDonald’s ω, and test–retest analysis were performed. Results: CFA and internal consistency indices (Cronbach’s α: 0.87–0.96 indicated a clear and meaningful three-factor structure of IDQ, for both patients and caregivers. Further analyses showed good concurrent validity, with Denial and its subscale negatively associated with anxiety and depression and

  10. Susceptibilidad y síntomas respiratorios asociados a la exposición a dióxido de carbono y dióxido de azufre provenientes del volcán Turrialba, Costa Rica

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    Marisol Yglesias-González

    2014-07-01

    Full Text Available El volcán Turrialba ha mantenido en los últimos años una actividad de desgasificación, y paulatinamente se han mostrado los efectos de este dinamismo sobre la vegetación e infraestructuras de las comunidades aledañas. Entre las sustancias que conforman esta actividad de desgasificación se encuentra el dióxido de carbono y el dióxido de azufre que se han ido incrementando y son capaces de afectar la salud respiratoria de quienes se exponen a ellas. El objetivo de esta investigación es analizar la proclividad de las poblaciones aledañas de desarrollar síntomas respiratorios ante las exposiciones vía aérea de dióxido de carbono y dióxido de azufre provenientes del volcán Turrialba. La investigación consistió en un estudio transversal, descriptivo, analítico y cuantitativo. Se trabajó con ocho comunidades, y se obtuvo una muestra de 502 personas. Las comunidades estudiadas fueron: Hacienda La Fuente, La Central, La Silvia, Miravalles, Finca El Retiro, Guayabo Arriba, Las Virtudes y La Alegría. Esta última fue la comunidad control. Los estratos con mayor riesgo de presentar molestias en la garganta cuando hay exposición a gases volcánicos fueron los niños y adultos mayores (OR=1,93, mujeres (OR=1,86, personas que emplean varios tipos de cocina (OR=2,07, individuos con ocupaciones al aire libre (OR=1,51 y personas con ingresos iguales o mayores a los USD $475 (OR=2,09. Los estratos con mayor riesgo de presentar molestias en la nariz fueron los niños y adultos mayores (OR=1,37, mujeres (OR=1,83, personas que emplean cocina eléctrica (OR=2,23, individuos con ocupaciones dentro de edificaciones (2,12 y personas con ingresos inferiores a los USD $475 (OR=2,30.

  11. Effect of noninvasive mechanical ventilation in elderly patients with hypercapnic acute-on-chronic respiratory failure and a do-not-intubate order

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    Paolo Scarpazza

    2008-10-01

    Full Text Available Paolo Scarpazza1, Cristoforo Incorvaia2, Giuseppe di Franco1, Stefania Raschi1, Pierfranco Usai1, Monica Bernareggi1, Cristiano Bonacina1, Chiara Melacini1, Silvia Vanni1, Serena Bencini1, Chiara Pravettoni2, Giuseppe Di Cara3, Mona-Rita Yacoub4, Gian Galeazzo Riario-Sforza2, Enrico Guffanti5, Walter Casali11Divisione di Broncopneumotisiologia, Ospedale Civile, Vimercate, Italy; 2Pulmonary rehabilitation, Istituti Clinici di Perfezionamento, Milan, Italy; 3University Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties and Public Health, Perugia, Italy; 4Allergy and Immunology Unit, IRCCS San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy; 5Pulmonary rehabilitation, INRCA, Casatenovo, ItalyAbstract: Noninvasive mechanical ventilation (NIMV is effective in the treatment of patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF. It proved to reduce the need of endotracheal intubation (ETI, the incidence of ETI-associated pneumonia, and mortality compared to nonventilated patients. A particular aspect concerns the outcome of NIMV in patients referring to an emergency room (ER for ARF, and with a do-not-intubate (DNI status due to advanced age or critical conditions. The aim of our study is to assess the outcome of NIMV in a group of elderly patients with acute hypercapnic ARF who had a DNI status. An overall number of 62 subjects (30 males, 32 females, mean age 81 ± 4.8 years, range 79–91 years referred to our semi-intensive respiratory department were enrolled in the study. The underlying diseases were severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD in 50/62 subjects, restrictive thoracic disorders in 7/62 subjects, and multiorgan failure in 5/62 subjects. Fifty-four/62 patients were successfully treated with NIMV while 2/62 did not respond to NIMV and were therefore submitted to ETI (one survived. Among NIMV-treated patients, death occurred in 6 patients after a mean of 9.9 days; the overall rate of NIMV failure was 12.9%. Negative prognostic factors for NIMV response

  12. A systematic literature review exploring the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder and the role played by stress and traumatic stress in breast cancer diagnosis and trajectory

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    Full Text Available Paola Arnaboldi,1 Silvia Riva,2 Chiara Crico,2 Gabriella Pravettoni1 1Applied Research Division for Cognitive and Psychological Science, European Institute of Oncology, 2Department of Oncology and Hemato-Oncology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy Abstract: Stress has been extensively studied as a psychosomatic factor associated with breast cancer. This study aims to review the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD, its associated risk factors, the role of predicting factors for its early diagnosis/prevention, the implications for co-treatment, and the potential links by which stress could impact cancer risk, by closely examining the literature on breast cancer survivors. The authors systematically reviewed studies published from 2002 to 2016 pertaining to PTSD, breast cancer and PTSD, and breast cancer and stress. The prevalence of PTSD varies between 0% and 32.3% mainly as regards the disease phase, the stage of disease, and the instruments adopted to detect prevalence. Higher percentages were observed when the Clinician Administered PTSD Scale was administered. In regard to PTSD-associated risk factors, no consensus has been reached to date; younger age, geographic provenance with higher prevalence in the Middle East, and the presence of previous cancer diagnosis in the family or relational background emerged as the only variables that were unanimously found to be associated with higher PTSD prevalence. Type C personality can be considered a risk factor, together with low social support. In light of the impact of PTSD on cognitive, social, work-related, and physical functioning, co-treatment of cancer and PTSD is warranted and a multidisciplinary perspective including specific training for health care professionals in communication and relational issues with PTSD patients is mandatory. However, even though a significant correlation was found between stressful life events and breast cancer incidence, an unequivocal implication of

  13. Medicinal clays improve the endurance of loaded inspiratory muscles in COPD: a randomized clinical trial of nonpharmacological treatment

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    Baldi S

    2015-10-01

    Full Text Available Simonetta Baldi,1 Gian Domenico Pinna,2 Claudio Bruschi,1 Fabrizio Caldara,3 Roberto Maestri,2 Elena Dacosto,1 Antonella Rezzani,1 Ermanno Popovich,1 Ezio Bellinzona,1 Paola Crotti,1 Silvia Montemartini,1 Claudio Fracchia1 1Department of Pneumology, 2Department of Biomedical Engineering, Scientific Institute of Montescano, Salvatore Maugeri Foundation, Istituto Di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Montescano (Pavia, 3Center of Thermal Studies Pietro d’Abano, AbanoTerme, Padua, Italy Background: Inspiratory resistive breathing (IRB challenges affect respiratory muscle endurance in healthy individuals, which is considered to be an interleukin 6 (IL-6–dependent mechanism. Whether nonpharmacological thermal therapies promote the endurance of loaded inspiratory muscles in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD is unclear. The objectives of this study were to compare the effects of two thermal interventions on endurance time (ET and plasma IL-6 concentration following an IRB challenge.Methods: This study was a randomized, parallel-group, unblinded clinical trial in a single-center setting. Forty-two patients (aged 42–76 years suffering from mild to severe COPD participated in this study. Both groups completed 12 sessions of the mud bath therapy (MBT (n=22 or leisure thermal activity (LTA (n=19 in a thermal spa center in Italy. Pre- and postintervention spirometry, maximum inspiratory pressure, and plasma mediators were obtained and ET and endurance oxygen expenditure (VO2Endur were measured following IRB challenge at 40% of maximum inspiratory pressure.Results: There was no difference in ΔIL-6 between the intervention groups. But, IRB challenge increased cytokine IL-6 plasma levels systematically. The effect size was small. A statistically significant treatment by IRB challenge effect existed in ET, which significantly increased in the MBT group (P=0.003. In analysis of covariance treatment by IRB challenge analysis with LnVO2

  14. Antianxiety medications for the treatment of complex agoraphobia: pharmacological interventions for a behavioral condition

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    Full Text Available Giampaolo Perna1-3, Silvia Daccò2, Roberta Menotti2, Daniela Caldirola21Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, the Netherlands; 2Department of Clinical Neuroscience, San Benedetto Hospital, Hermanas Hospitalarias, Albese con Cassano, Como, Italy; 3Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USABackground: Although there are controversial issues (the "American view" and the "European view" regarding the construct and definition of agoraphobia (AG, this syndrome is well recognized and it is a burden in the lives of millions of people worldwide. To better clarify the role of drug therapy in AG, the authors summarized and discussed recent evidence on pharmacological treatments, based on clinical trials available from 2000, with the aim of highlighting pharmacotherapies that may improve this complex syndrome.Methods: A systematic review of the literature regarding the pharmacological treatment of AG was carried out using MEDLINE, EBSCO, and Cochrane databases, with keywords individuated by MeSH research. Only randomized, placebo-controlled studies or comparative clinical trials were included.Results: After selection, 25 studies were included. All the selected studies included patients with AG associated with panic disorder. Effective compounds included selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors, tricyclic antidepressants, selective noradrenergic reuptake inhibitors, and benzodiazepines. Paroxetine, sertraline, citalopram, escitalopram, and clomipramine showed the most consistent results, while fluvoxamine, fluoxetine, and imipramine showed limited efficacy. Preliminary results suggested the potential efficacy of inositol; D-cycloserine showed mixed results for its ability to improve the outcome of exposure-based cognitive behavioral therapy

  15. Effects of NSAIDs and paracetamol (acetaminophen on protein kinase C epsilon translocation and on substance P synthesis and release in cultured sensory neurons

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    Full Text Available Vittorio Vellani,1 Silvia Franchi,2 Massimiliano Prandini,1 Sarah Moretti,2 Mara Castelli,2 Chiara Giacomoni,3 Paola Sacerdote21Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy; 2Department of Pharmacological and Biomolecular Sciences, University of Milan, Milan, Italy; 3Department of Economics and Technology, University of the Republic of San Marino, Republic of San MarinoAbstract: Celecoxib, diclofenac, ibuprofen, and nimesulide are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs very commonly used for the treatment of moderate to mild pain, together with paracetamol (acetaminophen, a very widely used analgesic with a lesser anti-inflammatory effect. In the study reported here, we tested the efficacy of celecoxib, diclofenac, and ibuprofen on preprotachykinin mRNA synthesis, substance P (SP release, prostaglandin E2 (PGE2 release, and protein kinase C epsilon (PKCε translocation in rat cultured sensory neurons from dorsal root ganglia (DRGs. The efficacy of these NSAIDs was compared with the efficacy of paracetamol and nimesulide in in vitro models of hyperalgesia (investigated previously. While nimesulide and paracetamol, as in previous experiments, decreased the percentage of cultured DRG neurons showing translocation of PKCε caused by 100 nM thrombin or 1 µM bradykinin in a dose-dependent manner, the other NSAIDs tested did not have a significant effect. The amount of SP released by peptidergic neurons and the expression level of preprotachykinin mRNA were assessed in basal conditions and after 70 minutes or 36 hours of stimulation with an inflammatory soup (IS containing potassium chloride, thrombin, bradykinin, and endothelin-1. The release of SP at 70 minutes was inhibited only by nimesulide, while celecoxib and diclofenac were effective at 36 hours. The mRNA basal level of the SP precursor preprotachykinin expressed in DRG neurons was reduced only by nimesulide, while the

  16. Microsoft Kinect-based Continuous Performance Test: An Objective Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Assessment.

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    Delgado-Gomez, David; Peñuelas-Calvo, Inmaculada; Masó-Besga, Antonio Eduardo; Vallejo-Oñate, Silvia; Baltasar Tello, Itziar; Arrua Duarte, Elsa; Vera Varela, María Constanza; Carballo, Juan; Baca-García, Enrique

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    Peñuelas-Calvo, Antonio Eduardo Masó-Besga, Silvia Vallejo-Oñate, Itziar Baltasar Tello, Elsa Arrua Duarte, María Constanza Vera Varela, Juan Carballo, Enrique Baca-García. Originally published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research (http://www.jmir.org), 20.03.2017.

  17. Correction to Kane et al. (2016).

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    Kane, Michael J; Meier, Matt E; Smeekens, Bridget A; Gross, Georgina M; Chun, Charlotte A; Silvia, Paul J; Kwapil, Thomas R

    2016-12-01

    Reports an error in "Individual differences in the executive control of attention, memory, and thought, and their associations with schizotypy" by Michael J. Kane, Matt E. Meier, Bridget A. Smeekens, Georgina M. Gross, Charlotte A. Chun, Paul J. Silvia and Thomas R. Kwapil ( Journal of Experimental Psychology: General , 2016[Aug], Vol 145[8], 1017-1048). There were errors in Table 3 and Table 7 (these transcription errors were limited to descriptive statistics in the Tables and did not affect any inferential statistics). In Table 3, the ARRO-TUT and LETT-TUT variables had incorrect values for Mean [95% CI], SD, Skew, Kurtosis, and N. In Table 7, the same values (plus Min and Max) were incorrect for the SEM-SART variable. The correct values for these measures are presented in the correction (the values for Min and Max were correct as set in Table 3, but are repeated below for clarity). (The following abstract of the original article appeared in record 2016-29680-001.) A large correlational study took a latent-variable approach to the generality of executive control by testing the individual-differences structure of executive-attention capabilities and assessing their prediction of schizotypy, a multidimensional construct (with negative, positive, disorganized, and paranoid factors) conveying risk for schizophrenia. Although schizophrenia is convincingly linked to executive deficits, the schizotypy literature is equivocal. Subjects completed tasks of working memory capacity (WMC), attention restraint (inhibiting prepotent responses), and attention constraint (focusing visual attention amid distractors), the latter 2 in an effort to fractionate the "inhibition" construct. We also assessed mind-wandering propensity (via in-task thought probes) and coefficient of variation in response times (RT CoV) from several tasks as more novel indices of executive attention. WMC, attention restraint, attention constraint, mind wandering, and RT CoV were correlated but separable

  18. Peptide receptor radionuclide therapy in the management of gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors: efficacy profile, safety, and quality of life

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    Full Text Available Stefano Severi,1 Ilaria Grassi,1 Silvia Nicolini,1 Maddalena Sansovini,1 Alberto Bongiovanni,2 Giovanni Paganelli1 1Nuclear Medicine Unit, 2Osteoncology and Rare Tumors Center, Istituto Scientifico Romagnolo per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori (IRST IRCCS, Meldola, Italy Abstract: Peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT, developed over the last two decades, is carried out using radiopharmaceuticals such as 90Y-DOTA-Tyr3-octreotide and 177Lu-DOTA-Tyr3-octreotate (177Lu-Dotatate. These radiocompounds are obtained by labeling a synthetic somatostatin analog with a β-emitting radioisotope. The compounds differ from each other in terms of their energetic features (due to the radionuclide and peptide receptor affinity (due to the analog but share the common characteristic of binding specific membrane somatostatin receptors that are (generally overexpressed in neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs and their metastases. NENs are tumors arising from diffuse neuroendocrine system cells that are classified according to grading based on Ki67 percentage values (Grades 1 and 2 are classed as neuroendocrine tumors [NETs] and to the anatomical site of occurrence (in this paper, we only deal with gastroenteropancreatic [GEP]-NETs, which account for 60%–70% of all NENs. They are also characterized by specific symptoms such as diarrhea and flushing (30% of cases. Despite substantial experience gained in the area of PRRT and its demonstrable effects in terms of efficacy, safety, and improvement in quality of life, these compounds are still not registered (registration of 177Lu-Dotatate for the treatment of midgut NETs is expected soon. Thus, PRRT can only be used in experimental protocols. We provide an overview of the work of leading groups with wide-ranging experience and continuity in data publication in the area of GEP-NET PRRT and report our own personal experience of using different dosage schedules based on the presence of kidney and bone marrow risk factors

  19. A gagueira sob diferentes olhares: análise comparativa das abordagens de quatro autoras Stuttering under different prisms: the comparative analysis based on four specialists

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    Rosivânia de Almeida Moraes

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    Full Text Available OBJETIVO: analisar comparativamente quatro abordagens em gagueira quanto aos aspectos definição, etiologia, avaliação, terapia; demonstrar justificativas para a ausência de disfluências gagas no monólogo. MÉTODOS: revisão bibliográfica sistemática das publicações das autoras: Ana Maria Schiefer, Claudia Regina Furquim de Andrade, Silvia Friedman e Isis Meira, designadas como abordagens 1, 2, 3, 4. RESULTADOS: assemelham-se em: Definição - 1 e 2 quanto ao caráter descritivo, 2 e 3 quanto a auto-avaliação; Etiologia: 1, 2 e 4 quanto ao fator orgânico, 2, 3 e 4 quanto a implicação psicológica, 2 e 3 quanto a ambiental; Avaliação - 1 e 2 quanto ao critério quantitativo, 1, 2, 3 e 4 quanto ao qualitativo; Terapia - 1 e 2. A ausência de disfluências gagas se justificou pelas perspectivas: em 1, pressão do tempo e pragmática; em 2, ajuste neurolinguístico e motor; em 3, paradoxo básico, em 4, antecipação, ansiedade e medo. CONCLUSÃO: 1 e 2 se assemelham quanto definição, etiologia, avaliação, terapia; 1 e 3 quanto avaliação; 2 e 3 quanto definição, etiologia, avaliação; 1 e 4, 2 e 4, 3 e 4 quanto etiologia, avaliação, terapia. As semelhanças mostraram-se parciais, dada a especificidade do referencial teórico de cada abordagem. A ausência de disfluências gagas justificou-se pela inexistência da necessidade de ajuste ao interlocutor e de intenção comunicativa em 1, de ajuste na formulação lingüística e temporal em 2, pela ausência de receio de julgamento em 3, de antecipação, ansiedade e medo em 4.PURPOSE: this research is a comparative analysis between four different approaches on stuttering, by investigating the line of scientific thought of each author, definition, etiology, evaluation, therapy and raises some hypothesis to justify the absence of dysfluency in a monologue. METHODS: a systematic bibliographic revision of the authors' publications: Ana Maria Schiefer, Claudia Regina Furquim de

  20. PREFACE: Water at interfaces Water at interfaces

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    Gallo, P.; Rovere, M.

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    scales. Silicalite and tobermorite, a layered calcio-silicate model of cement and Vycor are analyzed. Gordillo and Martí consider structural and dynamical properties of water confined or close to carbon nanotubes or inside a slit pore of a single graphene sheet. Jedlovszky et al introduce a new method to determine the molecules located right at the boundary of two phases in a computer simulation. The new method is applied to the analysis of the interface of water with different apolar phases. Melchionna et al consider phenomena related to water in contact with thermophilic protein interfaces. In particular, they discuss the role of water in stabilizing these proteins. Rotenberg et al report results on the structure and dynamics of water at a clay surface. They analyze, in particular, the influence on the H-bond network of the surface oxygens and ions and investigate the surface H-bond formation and dissociation dynamics. Smirnov and Bougeard present examples of the spatial organization of molecules and of the short- and long-time dynamical behaviour of water confined in the pores of crystalline aluminosilicates, such as zeolites and clays, and in nanostructured materials. The last group opens with Sulpizi and Sprik who present density functional calculations of the dissociation constant of liquid water, implemented with a proton insertion/removal method. Jung and Marcus consider, more specifically, the properties of water in organic catalysis and discuss theoretical models and results obtained with quantum mechanical calculations. As organizers of the CECAM workshop 'Modeling and Simulation of Water at Interfaces from Ambient to Supercooled Conditions' we would like to thank CECAM, ESF-Simbioma, Wanda Andreoni, Emilie Bernard and Jordi Brusa. As guest editors of this special issue we would like to thank Gerhard Kahl and Philip Semple.

  1. Mapping ash properties using principal components analysis

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    Pereira, Paulo; Brevik, Eric; Cerda, Artemi; Ubeda, Xavier; Novara, Agata; Francos, Marcos; Rodrigo-Comino, Jesus; Bogunovic, Igor; Khaledian, Yones

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    maps showed high values in one area of the plot, while factors 3,4 and 5 had a cycled pattern. Using a PCA we resume the information of all dataset and we identify that ash properties have a different distribution in the studied area, that may be attributed to the different fire severities. References Bodi, M., Martin, D.A., Santin, C., Balfour, V., Doerr, S.H., Pereira, P., Cerda, A., Mataix-Solera, J. (2014) Wildland fire ash: production, composition and eco-hydro-geomorphic effects. Earth-Science Reviews, 130, 103-127. Cerdà A, Doerr SH. (2008) The effect of ash and needle cover on surface runoff and erosion in the immediate post-fire period. Catena 74, 256-263. Jordan, A., Zavala, L., Granjed, A.J., Gordillo-Rivero, A.J., Garcia-Moreno, J., Pereira, P., Barcenas-Moreno, G., Celis, R., Jimenez-Compan, E., Alanis, N. Wettability of ash conditions splash erosion and runoff rates in the postfire. Science of the Total Environment, 572, 1261-1268. Pereira, P. Cerdà, A., Úbeda, X., Mataix-Solera, J. Arcenegui, V., Zavala, L. (2015b) Modelling the impacts of wildfire on ash thickness in a short-term period. Land Degradation and Development, 26, 180-192. Pereira, P., Brevik, E., Cerda, A., Ubeda, X., Novara, A., Francos, M., Comino, R., Bogunovic, I., Khaledian, Y. Mapping ash extractable elements using principal component analysis In: Pereira, P., Brevik, E., Munoz-Rojas, M., Miller, B. (eds) Soil mapping and process modelling for sustainable land use management (Elsevier Publishing House) ISBN: 9780128052006 Pereira, P., Cerdà, A., Jordan, A., Zavala, L., Mataix-Solera, J., Arcenegui, V., Misiune, I., Keesstra, S., Novara, A. (2016) Vegetation recovery after a grassland fire in Lithuania. The effects of fire severity, slope position and aspect. Land Degradation and Development, 27, 1523-1534. Pereira, P., Rein, G., Martin, D. Editorial: Past and Present Post-Fire Environments. Science of the Total Environment, 573, 442-436. Pereira, P., Jordan, A., Cerdà, A., Martin

  2. Combining pain therapy with lifestyle: the role of personalized nutrition and nutritional supplements according to the SIMPAR Feed Your Destiny approach

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    2016-12-01

    Full Text Available Manuela De Gregori,1–3 Carolina Muscoli,2,4,5 Michael E Schatman,2,6 Tiziana Stallone,2,7 Fabio Intelligente,2,8 Mariangela Rondanelli,2,9 Francesco Franceschi,2,10 Laura Isabel Arranz,2,11 Silvia Lorente-Cebrián,2,12 Maurizio Salamone,2,13,14 Sara Ilari,2,5 Inna Belfer,2,15 Massimo Allegri2,16,17 1Pain Therapy Service, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy; 2Study in Multidisciplinary Pain Research Group, 3Young Against Pain Group, Parma, Italy; 4Department of Health Sciences, Institute of Research for Food Safety and Health, University “Magna Graecia” of Catanzaro, Parma, Italy; 5IRCCS San Raffaele Pisana, Roccelletta di Borgia, Catanzaro, Italy; 6US Pain Foundation, Bellevue, WA, USA; 7ENPAB, Rome, 8Chronic Pain Service Anestesia Day-Surgery, IRCCS Humanitas Research Hospital, Rozzano, 9Department of Public Health, Section of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Azienda di Servizi alla Persona di Pavia, University of Pavia, Pavia, 10Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy; 11Department of Nutrition, Food Sciences and Gastronomy, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, 12Department of Nutrition, Food Science and Physiology, Center for Nutrition Research, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain; 13Metagenics Italia srl, Milano, 14Italian Lifestyle Medicine Association, Bari, Italy; 15Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada; 16Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Parma, 17Anesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Therapy Service, Azienda Ospedaliero, Universitaria of Parma, Parma, Italy Abstract: Recently, attention to the lifestyle of patients has been rapidly increasing in the field of pain therapy, particularly with regard to the role of nutrition in pain development and its management. In this review, we summarize the latest findings on the role of nutrition and nutraceuticals, microbiome, obesity, soy, omega-3 fatty acids, and curcumin supplementation as key elements in

  3. Rings Research in the Next Decade

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    Burns, J. A.; Tiscareno, M. S.

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    -based observations. Members of the Rings White Paper Team include: Matthew S. Tiscareno (Cornell U), Nicole Albers (U of Colorado), Todd Bradley (U of Central Florida), André Brahic (U of Paris, France), Shawn Brooks (JPL), Joseph Burns (Cornell U), Carlos Chavez (UNAM, Mexico), Joshua Colwell (U of Central Florida), Jeff Cuzzi (NASA Ames), Imke de Pater (U of California), Luke Dones (SwRI), Richard Durisen (Indiana U), Michael Evans (Cornell U), Cecile Ferrari (CEA Saclay, France), Gianrico Filacchione (INAF-IASF, Italy), Silvia Giuliatti Winter (UNESP, Brazil), Mitch Gordon (SETI), Amara Graps (SwRI), Eberhard Gruen (MPI, Germany), Douglas Hamilton (U of Maryland), Matthew Hedman (Cornell U), Mihaly Horanyi (U of Colorado), Sascha Kempf (MPI, Germany), Harald Krueger (MPI, Germany), Steve Larson (U of Arizona), Mark Lewis (Trinity U), Jack Lissauer (NASA Ames), Colin Mitchell (CICLOPS/SSI), Carl Murray (QMUL, England), Philip Nicholson (Cornell U), Cathy Olkin (SwRI), Robert Pappalardo (JPL), Frank Postberg (MPI, Germany), Heikki Salo (U of Oulu, Finland), Juergen Schmidt (U of Potsdam, Germany), David Seal (JPL), Mark Showalter (SETI), Frank Spahn (U of Potsdam, Germany), Linda Spilker (JPL), Joseph Spitale (CICLOPS/SSI), Ralf Srama (MPI, Germany), Miodrag Sremcevic (U of Colorado), Glen Stewart (U of Colorado), John Weiss (Carleton College), Padma Yanamandra-Fisher (JPL)

  4. Reseñas de Libros

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    Jesús María Ramos Pérez

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    contributo di Luca Bonafé e una prefazione di Umberto Eco. Milano, Bompiani, 2006, 376 pp.Páginas 220-221Jan NelisPossieri, Andrea, Il peso della Historia. Memoria, identità, rimozione dal PCI al PDS (1970-1991. Bologna, Il Mulino, 300 pp.Páginas 221-223Guadalupe Martínez FuentesQuiroga, Hugo; Tcach, César (comps., Argentina 1976-2006. Entre la sombra de la dictadura y el futuro de la democracia. Rosario, Universidad Nacional del Litoral-Homo Sapiens, 2006, 269 pp.Páginas 224-229Silvia Elena Dutrénit BielousRodríguez Jiménez, José Luis, De héroes e indeseables. La División Azul. Madrid, Espasa-Calpe, 2007, 391 pp.Páginas 229-231David Molina RabadánVázquez García, Francisco, Pierre Bourdieu. La sociología como crítica de la razón. Barcelona, Montesinos, 2002, 252 pp.Páginas 231-234Alejandro Estrella González

  5. C-reactive protein in outpatients with acute exacerbation of COPD: its relationship with microbial etiology and severity

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    Gallego M

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    Full Text Available Miguel Gallego,1–3 Xavier Pomares,1,3 Silvia Capilla,4 Maria Angeles Marcos,5,6 David Suárez,7 Eduard Monsó,1–3,* Concepción Montón1,8,* 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, Hospital de Sabadell, Institut Universitari Parc Taulí-UAB, Sabadell, 2Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Esfera UAB, Barcelona, 3CIBER de Enfermedades Respiratorias, CIBERES, Bunyola, 4Laboratory of Microbiology, Institut Universitari Parc Taulí-UAB, Sabadell, 5Department of Clinical Microbiology, Hospital Clínic, 6ISGlobal, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB, Hospital Clínic, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, 7Epidemiology and Assessment Unit, Fundació Parc Taulí, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Sabadell, 8Health Services Research on Chronic Diseases Network-REDISSEC, Galdakao, Spain *These authors contributed equally to this work Background: C-reactive protein (CRP measurement has proven valuable for detecting exacerbations, but its usefulness in predicting etiology remains controversial. Likewise, its potential value as a marker of severity, which is well established in patients with pneumonia, remains unproven in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD exacerbations. Methods: A cohort study of 118 patients with severe COPD and acute infectious exacerbations were included and followed up over 1 year. Episodes of exacerbations meeting Anthonisen’s criteria type I–II were evaluated, analyzing the etiology and inflammatory response as measured by CRP in blood. Results: A total of 380 episodes were recorded. Full microbiological analysis was available in 265 samples. Haemophilus influenzae was the most commonly isolated bacteria and rhinovirus the most common virus. Median CRP levels from the 265 episodes were higher in the cases with positive cultures for bacteria (58.30 mg/L, interquartile range [IQR] 21.0–28.2 than in episodes only positive for viruses (37.3 mg/L, IQR 18.6–79.1 and cases negative for any

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    Full Text Available Introduction Pages and Table of Contents Research ArticlesInsulin Requirements in Relation to Insulin Pump Indications in Type 1 DiabetesPDFGabriela GHIMPEŢEANU,\tSilvia Ş. IANCU,\tGabriela ROMAN,\tAnca M. ALIONESCU259-263Comparative Antibacterial Efficacy of Vitellaria paradoxa (Shea Butter Tree Extracts Against Some Clinical Bacterial IsolatesPDFKamoldeen Abiodun AJIJOLAKEWU,\tFola Jose AWARUN264-268A Murine Effort Model for Studying the Influence of Trichinella on Muscular Activity of MicePDFIonut MARIAN,\tCălin Mircea GHERMAN,\tAndrei Daniel MIHALCA269-271Prevalence and Antibiogram of Generic Extended-Spectrum β-Lactam-Resistant Enterobacteria in Healthy PigsPDFIfeoma Chinyere UGWU,\tMadubuike Umunna ANYANWU,\tChidozie Clifford UGWU,\tOgbonna Wilfred UGWUANYI272-280Index of Relative Importance of the Dietary Proportions of Sloth Bear (Melursus ursinus in Semi-Arid RegionPDFTana P. MEWADA281-288Bioaccumulation Potentials of Momordica charantia L. Medicinal Plant Grown in Lead Polluted Soil under Organic Fertilizer AmendmentPDFOjo Michael OSENI,\tOmotola Esther DADA,\tAdekunle Ajayi ADELUSI289-294Induced Chitinase and Chitosanase Activities in Turmeric Plants by Application of β-D-Glucan NanoparticlesPDFSathiyanarayanan ANUSUYA,\tMuthukrishnan SATHIYABAMA295-298Present or Absent? About a Threatened Fern, Asplenium adulterinum Milde, in South-Eastern Carpathians (RomaniaPDFAttila BARTÓK,\tIrina IRIMIA299-307Comparative Root and Stem Anatomy of Four Rare Onobrychis Mill. (Fabaceae Taxa Endemic in TurkeyPDFMehmet TEKİN,\tGülden YILMAZ308-312Propagation of Threatened Nepenthes khasiana: Methods and PrecautionsPDFJibankumar S. KHURAIJAM,\tRup K. ROY313-315Alleviate Seed Ageing Effects in Silybum marianum by Application of Hormone Seed PrimingPDFSeyed Ata SIADAT,\tSeyed Amir MOOSAVI,\tMehran SHARAFIZADEH316-321The Effect of Halopriming and Salicylic Acid on the Germination of Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum under Different Cadmium

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  9. Effects of a recreational physical activity and healthy habits orientation program, using an illustrated diary, on the cardiovascular risk profile of overweight and obese schoolchildren: a pilot study in a public school in Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil

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    Full Text Available Angeliete Garcez Militão,1,2 Margô Gomes de Oliveira Karnikowski,3 Fernanda Rodrigues da Silva,4 Elba Sancho Garcez Militão,3 Raiane Maiara dos Santos Pereira,5 Carmen Silvia Grubert Campbell,2,5 1Department of Physical Education, Federal University of Rondonia, Brazil; 2Post-Graduate Program in Physical Education, Catholic University of Brasilia, Brazil; 3University of Brasilia, Brazil; 4Laboratory of Physical Evaluation and Training, 5Laboratory of Physical Education and Health Studies, Catholic University of Brasilia, Brazil Introduction: Educative strategies need to be adopted to encourage the consumption of healthy foods and to promote physical activity in childhood and adolescence. The effects of recreational physical activity and a health-habit orientation program using an illustrated diary on the cardiovascular risk profile of overweight and obese children was investigated. Methods: The weight and height of 314 schoolchildren aged between 9 and 11 years old, in a public school in Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil, were recorded. According to the body mass index (BMI classification proposed by the World Health Organization, 84 were overweight or obese for their age and sex. Of these children, 34 (40% participated in the study. Students were divided into two groups matched for sex, age, BMI, percent body fat (%BF: the intervention group (IG, n = 17 and the control group (CG, n = 17. The IG underwent a program of 10 weeks of exercise with recreational activities and health-habit orientation using an illustrated diary of habits, while no such interventions were used with the CG during the study period. Before and after the intervention, the children's weight, height, BMI, %BF, waist circumference (WC, maximum oxygen intake (VO2max, total cholesterol (TC, high density lipoprotein (HDL, low density lipoprotein (LDL, triglycerides, glucose, eating habits, and physical activity level (PAL were assessed. In analyzing the data, we used

  10. Blood pressure reactivity to mental stress is attenuated following resistance exercise in older hypertensive women

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    Full Text Available Rafael Gauche,1 Ricardo M Lima,1,2 Jonathan Myers,2 André B Gadelha,1 Silvia GR Neri,1 Claudia LM Forjaz,3 Lauro C Vianna1 1Faculty of Physical Education, University of Brasília, Brasília, Brazil; 2Cardiology Division, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System and Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA; 3School of Physical Education and Sport, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil Purpose: This study aimed to investigate the effects of resistance exercise (RE on autonomic control and blood pressure (BP reactivity during mental stress (MS in treated older hypertensive women. Methods: Ten older hypertensive women (age =71.1±5.5 years; body mass index =24.2±3.9; mean BP [MBP] =85.4±3.5 underwent a protocol consisting of BP and heart rate variability (HRV output assessments at baseline and during MS, and these measurements were taken before and 60 minutes after two bouts of RE (traditional and circuit. MS was induced through a computerized 3-minute Stroop color–word test before and 1 hour after each exercise session; BP was measured every minute during MS, and HRV was monitored as a measure of cardiac autonomic control. Results: A significant effect of time on systolic BP (∆pre =17.4±12.8 versus ∆post =12.5±9.6; P=0.01, diastolic BP (∆pre =13.7±7.1 versus ∆post =8.8±4.5; P=0.01, and MBP (∆pre =14.0±7.7 versus ∆post =9.3±5.4; P<0.01 after RE was observed, with no differences between the two sessions. In addition, a significant effect of time on log-normalized low-frequency component of HRV (ms2; 5.3±0.8 pre-exercise MS versus 4.8±1.0 baseline value; P=0.023 was also observed, showing a significant change from baseline to MS before RE, but not after RE sessions. These results may be related to a lessened RE-mediated cardiac sympathetic activity during MS. Conclusion: RE is an effective tool to reduce BP reactivity to MS, which could therefore be associated with an acute reduction in cardiovascular risk. This

  11. Eco-drifters for a dispersion experiment at the mouth of the River Arno: the citizen-science contribution

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    Merlino, Silvia; Locritani, Marina; Muccini, Filippo; Bianucci, Marco; Berta, Maristella; Giacomazzi, Fabio; Vico, Andrea; Perfetti, Antonio

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    , some days after, by volunteers / students, in the large coastline around the mouth of Arno. Thus, pictures and movies taken by the drone cameras, together with records of spatial and temporal accumulation rates of the eco-drifters, shall give us information about the role of local currents in AMD deposition in the studied area. All collected information will be used to validate Lagrangian models describing local circulation. This is the first Italian dispersion experiment involving not only Research Centers (ISMAR and INGV), but also five Scholastic Institutes, two Educational Organizations (LABTER and TOSCIENCE) and a Regional Park. Citizenscience has a relevant scientific role in this experiment, starting from the eco-drifters construction to their recollection, but it represents also an effective way to raise young public awareness on the vulnerability of our coasts and marine environment. In the past years ISMAR has undertaken several marine litter monitoring programs supported by citizenscience (Merlino et al. 2015), also recounted through a Documentary (MARINE RUBBISH. A Challenge to share). This approach has proven to be very effective from the educational, social and scientific points of view. REFERENCES Suaria et. al.2016. Nature, Scientific Reports) http://www.nature.com/articles/srep37551 Giovacchini Alice, 2016. Monitoring and Analysis of Marine Debris beached in coastal areas surrounding the International Marine Protected Area "Pelagos Sanctuary". Master thesis of Marine Science, Pisa University. Merlino Silvia. 2016. SeaCleaner Project: Monitoring Marine Litter on Beaches around the "Pelagos Sanctuary". Human Ecology Journal, No 27: WASTE. Published by Commonwealth Human Ecology Council (CHEC), Hurlingham Studios, Ranelagh Gardens London, UK. Merlino S., Locritani M., Stroobant M., Mioni E., Tosi D. 2015. SeaCleaner - Focusing citizen-science and environment education on unravelling the marine litter problem. In: Blue Future: education the next generation

  12. PREFACE: EPS Euroconference XIX Nuclear Physics Divisional Conference: New Trends in Nuclear Physics Applications and Technology

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    . Role of Nuclear Techniques in Environment Problems. Applications of Nuclear Techniques relevant for Civil Security (contraband and explosive detection, search for Weapons of Mass Destruction, Nuclear Safeguards). Nuclear Applications in Space Research. Material and Structure Testing in Research and Industry. New contributions of Nuclear Techniques to the solution of the Energy Production problems and Nuclear Waste Transmutation. Emerging experimental techniques, new detectors and new modeling tools. During the Monday morning Session of the Conference, the 2005 IBA-EUROPHYSICS PRIZE for Applied Nuclear Science and Nuclear Methods in Medicine, sponsored by the Belgian company IBA, was awarded to the two laureates Werner Heil (Mainz) and Pierre Jean Nacher (Paris) for the development of spin polarized 3He targets by optical pumping and their applications in nuclear science and medicine. The meeting was a real success, with 18 invited talks, 66 contributed talks and 31 posters and an overall participation, during five full days, of around 150 scientists from different European and non-European countries. It also hosted a three day industrial exhibition of a selection of Companies that sponsored the event. The Organisers take thos opportunity to thank the University of Pavia, the Amministrazione Comunale di Pavia and the Provincia di Pavia, as well as all exhibitors (Ametek, Ansaldo Superconduttori, Caen, Else, Hamamatsu, IBA, Micos, Micron Semiconductor), for their support of the Conference. The Organisers finally wish to thank the Scientific Secretary of the Conference, Dr Andrea Fontana of INFN Pavia, for the huge amount of work done in preparing the Conference, Mr Claudio Casella of the Department of Nuclear and Theoretical Physics of the University of Pavia for technical support and the Conference staff, Dr Gaia Boghen and the graduate students Federica Devecchi and Silvia Franchino, for their invaluable help. The very effective and professional work of the staff of

  13. Beta-cell function is associated with metabolic syndrome in Mexican subjects

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    Full Text Available Blanca G Baez-Duarte1,3, María Del Carmen Sánchez-Guillén3†, Ricardo Pérez-Fuentes2,3, Irma Zamora-Ginez1,3, Bertha Alicia Leon-Chavez1, Cristina Revilla-Monsalve4, Sergio Islas-Andrade41Posgrado en Ciencias Químicas, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, México; 2Facultad de Medicina, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, México; 3Centro de Investigación Biomédica de Oriente, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Atlixco, Puebla, México; 4Multidiciplinary Research Group on Diabetes (José Sánchez-Corona, Fernando Guerrero-Romero, Martha Rodriguez-Moran, Agustin Madero, Jorge Escobedo-de-la-Peña, Silvia Flores-Martinez, Esperanza, Martinez-Abundis, Manuel Gonzalez-Ortiz, Alberto Rascon-Pacheco, Margarita Torres-Tamayo, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, México, Distrito Federal, México; †María Del Carmen Sánchez-Guillén passed away on 27 November 2009.Aims: The clinical diagnosis of metabolic syndrome does not find any parameters to evaluate the insulin sensitivity (IS or β-cell function. The evaluation of these parameters would detect early risk of developing metabolic syndrome. The aim of this study is to determine the relationship between β-cell function and presence of metabolic syndrome in Mexican subjects.Material and methods: This study is part of the Mexican Survey on the Prevention of Diabetes (MexDiab Study with headquarters in the city of Puebla, Mexico. The study comprised of 444 subjects of both genders, aged between 18 and 60 years and allocated into two study groups: (1 control group of individuals at metabolic balance without metabolic syndrome and (2 group composed of subjects with metabolic syndrome and diagnosed according to the criteria of the Third Report of the National Cholesterol Education Program Expert Panel on Defection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults. Anthropometric, biochemical, and clinical assessments were carried out.Results: Average age of the

  14. Effect of indacaterol on lung deflation improves cardiac performance in hyperinflated COPD patients: an interventional, randomized, double-blind clinical trial

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    Full Text Available Pierachille Santus,1,2 Dejan Radovanovic,1,2 Silvia Di Marco,3 Vincenzo Valenti,4,5 Rita Raccanelli,1,2 Francesco Blasi,6,7 Stefano Centanni,8,9 Maurizio Bussotti31Department of Health Sciences, University of Milan, 2Pulmonary Rehabilitation Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri Scientific Institute of Milan-IRCCS, 3Cardiological Rehabilitation Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri Rehabilitation Institute of Milan-IRCCS, 4Department of Biomedical Sciences for Health, University of Milan, 5Respiratory Unit, Policlinico San Donato-IRCCS, San Donato Milanese, 6Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan, 7IRCCS Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Cà Granda Milan, 8Department of Health Sciences, University of Milan, 9Respiratory Unit, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, ItalyBackground: COPD is often associated with cardiovascular comorbidity. Treatment guidelines recommend therapy with bronchodilators as first choice. We investigated the acute effect of single-dose indacaterol on lung hyperinflation in COPD subjects, for the first time evaluating the potential effects on right heart performance.Methods: In this Phase IV, randomized, interventional, double-blind, crossover clinical study, we recruited 40 patients (50–85 years of age with stable COPD. Patients were treated with 150 µg indacaterol or placebo and after 60 minutes (T60 and 180 minutes (T180 the following tests were performed: trans-thoracic echocardiography (TTE, plethysmography, diffusing capacity of the lung for carbon monoxide, saturation of peripheral oxygen, and visual analog scale dyspnea score. Patients underwent a crossover re-challenge after a further 72 hours of pharmacological washout. All TTE measurements were conducted blindly by the same operator and further interpreted by two different blinded operators. Consensus decisions were taken on every value and parameter. The primary outcome was the effect of the reduction of residual volume and functional

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  16. Bridging the gap between education and appropriate use of benzodiazepines in psychiatric clinical practice

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    Full Text Available Bernardo Dell’Osso,1,2,* Umberto Albert,3,* Anna Rita Atti,4 Claudia Carmassi,5 Giuseppe Carrà,6 Fiammetta Cosci,7 Valeria Del Vecchio,8 Marco Di Nicola,9 Silvia Ferrari,10 Arianna Goracci,11 Felice Iasevoli,12 Mario Luciano,8 Giovanni Martinotti,13 Maria Giulia Nanni,14 Alessandra Nivoli,15,16 Federica Pinna,17 Nicola Poloni,18 Maurizio Pompili,19 Gaia Sampogna,8 Ilaria Tarricone,20 Sarah Tosato,21 Umberto Volpe,8 Andrea Fiorillo8 1Department of Psychiatry, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy; 2Bipolar Disorders Clinic, Stanford Medical School, Stanford University, CA, USA; 3Rita Levi Montalcini Department of Neuroscience, University of Turin, Torino, 4Department of Biomedical and NeuroMotor Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, 5Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; 6Division of Psychiatry, Faculty of Brain Sciences, University College London, London, UK; 7Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, 8Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Naples, 9Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, 10Department of Diagnostic-Clinical Medicine and Public Health, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, 11Department of Molecular Medicine and Clinical Department of Mental Health, University of Siena, Siena, 12Department of Neuroscience, Reproductive Sciences and Odontostomatology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, 13Department of Neuroscience, Imaging, and Clinical Science, University G.d Annunzio, Chieti-Pescara, 14Section of Psychiatry, Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, 15Psychiatric Institute, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy; 16Bipolar Disorder Unit, CIBERSAM, IDIBAPS, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; 17Department of

  17. Adherence to Web-Based Self-Assessments in Long-Term Direct-to-Patient Research: Two-Year Study of Multiple Sclerosis Patients.

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    completion adherent for the MSQoL-54 and MA questionnaires, respectively. Whereas 85.5% (142/166) of the patients were interval adherent for the MSIP and MSQoL-54, 25.5% (41/161) were interval adherent for the MA questionnaire, with 73.9% (119/161) exceeding the maximum MA monthly interassessment interval. Completion adherence for the monthly short MA questionnaire was higher in patients with moderately high disability (EDSS 5.0-5.5) than for those with no or minimal disability (EDSS 0-2.5) (OR 5.47, 95% CI 1.08-27.69; P=.040). Completion adherence was also higher in patients with EDSS assessment within 6 months after baseline than in those with later assessment (OR 1.810, 95% CI 0.999-3.280; P=.050). The 2-year completion adherence to Web-based self-assessments did not differ between the low-frequency long questionnaires and a high-frequency short questionnaire, but the interval adherence was substantially higher for the low-frequency long questionnaires. Personal contact with a member of the research team regarding a clinically relevant professional-reported outcome early in the study might positively affect the long-term completion adherence in direct-to-patient studies. ©Peter Joseph Jongen, Ingrid E.H. Kremer, Elena Hristodorova, Silvia M.A.A. Evers, Anton Kool, Esther M van Noort, Mickaël Hiligsmann. Originally published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research (http://www.jmir.org), 21.07.2017.

  18. Medicine Goes Female: Protocol for Improving Career Options of Females and Working Conditions for Researching Physicians in Clinical Medical Research by Organizational Transformation and Participatory Design.

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    Hasebrook, Joachim; Hahnenkamp, Klaus; Buhre, Wolfgang F F A; de Korte-de Boer, Dianne; Hamaekers, Ankie E W; Metelmann, Bibiana; Metelmann, Camila; Bortul, Marina; Palmisano, Silvia; Mellin-Olsen, Jannicke; Macas, Andrius; Andres, Janusz; Prokop-Dorner, Anna; Vymazal, Tomáš; Hinkelmann, Juergen; Rodde, Sibyll; Pfleiderer, Bettina

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    -research platform. Project results will be published in peer-reviewed journals with high-impact factors. In addition, workshops on gender dimension in research using the principles of Gendered Innovation will be held. Support and consulting services for hospitals will be introduced in order to develop a European consulting service. The main impact of the project will be the implementation of innovative GEP tailored to the needs of university hospitals, which will lead to measurable institutional change in gender equality. This will impact the research at university hospitals in general, and will improve career prospects of female researchers in particular. Simultaneously, the gender dimension in medical research as an innovation factor and mandatory topic will be strengthened and integrated in each individual university hospital research activity. Research funding organizations can use the built knowledge to include mandatory topics for funding applications to enforce the use and implementation of GEP in university hospitals. ©Joachim Hasebrook, Klaus Hahnenkamp, Wolfgang F.F.A. Buhre, Dianne de Korte-de Boer, Ankie E.W. Hamaekers, Bibiana Metelmann, Camila Metelmann, Marina Bortul, Silvia Palmisano, Jannicke Mellin-Olsen, Andrius Macas, Janusz Andres, Anna Prokop-Dorner, Tomáš Vymazal, Juergen Hinkelmann, Sibyll Rodde, Bettina Pfleiderer. Originally published in JMIR Research Protocols (http://www.researchprotocols.org), 02.08.2017.

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    mez, Arianna Monagas, Jennifer Rodríguez, Yorney Suárez, Andreína Toscano, Héctor Vargas, Apolinar Velazco y Rosecny Zambrano. Con esta primera publicación, Disertaciones le brinda a la comunidad de estudiantes e investigadores de la Universidad de Los Andes, y de otras instituciones académicas relacionadas con la Comunicación, un nuevo espacio  para divulgar sus estudios inéditos, de conocimientos críticos y de análisis, donde converjan los saberes y donde se contribuya con la definición y perfilamiento de los estudios comunicacionales.

  20. PREFACE: Third Congress on Materials Science and Engineering (CNCIM-Mexico 2012)

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    de Coss, Romeo; Murrieta-Hernández, Gabriel; Aguayo-González, Aarón; Rubio-Rosas, Efraín; Chigo-Anota, Ernesto; Vigueras-Santiago, Enrique

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    ónoma de Puebla Ciudad Universitaria, Col. San Manuel, C.P. 72570, Puebla, Puebla, México efrain.rubio@cuv.buap.mx Ernesto Chigo-Anota Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla Ciudad Universitaria, Col. San Manuel, C.P. 72570, Puebla, Puebla, México ernesto.chigo@correo.buap.mx Enrique Vigueras-Santiago Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México Instituto Literario No. 100, Col. Centro 50000, Toluca, Edo. de México, México vigueras@uaemex.mx Session Chairs Gabriel Canto Santana, Universidad Autónoma de Campeche. Enrique Vigueras Santiago, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México. César Cab, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Alejandro ávila Ortega, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Jesús Barrón Zambrano, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Maritza de Coss, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Jorge A. Tapia González, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. David Muñoz Rodríguez, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Mario Pérez Cortes, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Jesús García Serrano, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo. Rubén Arturo Medina Esquivel, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. César R. Acosta, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Organizing Committee Aarón Aguayo González, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Gabriel Murrieta Hernández, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Alejandro Tapia González, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Cristian Carrera Figueiras, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán. Heriberto Hernández Cocoletzi, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla. Ernesto Chigo Anota, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla. Efraín Rubio Rosas, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla. Enrique Vigueras Santiago, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México. Romeo de Coss, Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados (Cinvestav-Mérida). Organizers: Organizers Sponsors: Sponsors

  1. Jovens contemporâneos: reflexões atuais

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    2009-09-01

    Full Text Available A coletânea Culturas juvenis no século XXI, organizada por Silvia Helena Simões Borelli e João Freire Filho apresenta 16 ensaios de pesquisadores sobre o tema da juventude em contextos urbanos atuais. Destaca-se, no conjunto da obra, uma notável pluralidade de objetos e de abordagens das práticas culturais da chamada “condição jovem”, apresentando debates teóricos sobre a juventude quase sempre apoiados em extensas pesquisas empíricas. Por meio de “análises sistemáticas de variados aspectos do circuito de produção e apropriação cultural juvenil” (p. 7, o leitor é convidado a refletir sobre os diversos usos e práticas culturais associados à juventude, reconhecendo suas complexidades, dilemas e riquezas. Assim, a música (tema abordado em quase um terço dos artigos, o grafite, o audiovisual, os best-sellers literários, a internet e os celulares se tornam objetos de análise, com os quais os jovens articulam modos de pertencimento perpassados por sua condição etária e pelas diversas formas de violência e incertezas a que são expostos. O texto de apresentação da “orelha”, com a ilustre assinatura de Guillermo Orozco Gómez, já aponta para as “marcas singulares” das novas gerações, “manifestas em sons, imagens e palavras propagadas pela música, pelos muros, indumentárias e adereços, telas de computadores, celulares, TVs e pelas comunidades de fãs”. O artigo de abertura, do influente pesquisador Jesús Martín-Barbero, intitula-se “A mudança na percepção da juventude: sociabilidades, tecnicidades e subjetividades entre os jovens”. Nesse texto, Barbero apresenta uma releitura dos significados da “condição juvenil”, que se caracteriza por um “excesso de tempo livre” e pela “longa ‘fila de espera’ para encontrar trabalho” (p. 16. Sua análise baseia-se em diversos estudos sobre práticas culturais dos jovens, definidos como “sujeitos íntima e estruturalmente mediados por

  2. Long-term water repellency in organic olive orchards in the Cànyoles River watershed. The impact of land management

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    Cerdà, Artemi; González Pelayo, Óscar; García Orenes, Fuensanta; Jordán, Antonio; Pereira, Paulo; Novara, Agata; Neris, Jonay

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    ., & Martí-Dalmau, C. 2014. Changes in water repellency, aggregation and organic matter of a mollic horizon burned in laboratory: soil depth affected by fire. Geoderma, 213, 400-407. Badía-Villas, D., González-Pérez, J. A., Aznar, J. M., Arjona-Gracia, B., & Martí-Dalmau, C. 2014. Changes in water repellency, aggregation and organic matter of a mollic horizon burned in laboratory: soil depth affected by fire. Geoderma, 213, 400-407. Bodí, M.B. Doerr, S.H., Cerdà, A., Mataix-Solera, J. 2012. Hydrological effects of a layer of vegetation ash on underlying wettable and water repellent soils. Geoderma, 191, 14-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2012.01.006 Bodí, M.B., Muñoz-Santa, I., Armero, C., Doerr, S.H., Mataix-Solera, J., Cerdà, A. 2013. Spatial and temporal variations of water repellency and probability of its occurrence in calcareous Mediterranean rangeland soils affected by fires. Catena, 108, 14-24. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.catena.2012.04.002 Dlapa, P., Bodí, M.B., Mataix-Solera, J., Cerdà, A., Doerr, S.H. 2013. FT-IR spectroscopy reveals that ash water repellency is highly dependent on ash chemical composition. Catena, 108, 35-43. Doi:10.1016/j.catena.2012.02.011 García-Moreno, J., Gordillo-Rivero, Á. J., Zavala, L. M., Jordán, A., & Pereira, P. 2013. Mulch application in fruit orchards increases the persistence of soil water repellency during a 15-years period. Soil and Tillage Research, 130, 62-68. García-Orenes, F., Roldán, A., Mataix-Solera, J., Cerdà, A., Campoy, M., Arcenegui, V., Caravaca, F. 2012 Soil structural stability and erosion rates influenced by agricultural management practices in a semi-arid Mediterranean agro-ecosystem. Soil Use and Management 28(4): 571-579. DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-2743.2012.00451.x Goebel, M. O., Bachmann, J., Reichstein, M., Janssens, I. A., Guggenberger, G. 2011. Soil water repellency and its implications for organic matter decomposition-is there a link to extreme climatic events?. Global Change Biology

  3. Rainfall simulation experiments and Water Drop Penetration Time measurements shed light on the impact of water repellency on soils under organic farming management in Eastern Spain

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    Cerdà, Artemi; González, Óscar; León, Javier; Jordán, Antonio

    2015-04-01

    -159. Cerdà, A. 1998b. The influence of aspect and vegetation on seasonal changes in erosion under rainfall simulation on a clay soil in Spain. Canadian Journal of Soil Science, 78, 321-330. Cerdà, A., Jurgensen, M. F. 2011. Ant mounds as a source of sediment on citrus orchard plantations in eastern Spain. A three-scale rainfall simulation approach. Catena, 85(3), 231-236. Dougherty, W. J., Mason, S. D., Burkitt, L. L., Milham, P. J. 2011. Relationship between phosphorus concentration in surface runoff and a novel soil phosphorus test procedure (DGT) under simulated rainfall. Soil Research, 49(6), 523-528. Dunkerley, D. 2012. Effects of rainfall intensity fluctuations on infiltration and runoff: rainfall simulation on dryland soils, Fowlers Gap, Australia. Hydrological Processes, 26(15), 2211-2224. García-Moreno, J., Gordillo-Rivero, Á. J., Zavala, L. M., Jordán, A., & Pereira, P. 2013. Mulch application in fruit orchards increases the persistence of soil water repellency during a 15-years period. Soil and Tillage Research, 130, 62-68. Garel, E., Marc, V., Ruy, S., Cognard-Plancq, A. L., Klotz, S., Emblanch, C., Simler, R. 2012. Large scale rainfall simulation to investigate infiltration processes in a small landslide under dry initial conditions: the Draix hillslope experiment. Hydrological Processes, 26(14), 2171-2186. González-Peñaloza, F.A., Cerdà, A., Zavala, L.M., Jordán, A., Giménez-Morera, A., Arcenegui, V. 2012. Do conservative agriculture practices increase soil water repellency? A case study in citrus-cropped soils. Soil and Tillage Research, 124, 233-239. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.still.2012.06.015 Granged, A. J., Jordán, A., Zavala, L. M., Bárcenas, G. (2011): Fire-induced changes in soil water repellency increased fingered flow and runoff rates following the 2004 Huelva wildfire. Hydrological Processes, 25: 1614-1629. Iserloh, T., Ries, J.B., Arnaez, J., Boix Fayos, C., Butzen, V., Cerdà, A., Echeverría, M.T., Fernández-Gálvez, J., Fister, W

  4. EDITORIAL: Focus on Micro- and Nanofluidics FOCUS ON MICRO- AND NANOFLUIDICS

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    Ajdari, Armand; Stone, Howard A.

    2009-07-01

    -aspect-ratio microchannels Aman Russom, Amit K Gupta, Sunitha Nagrath, Dino Di Carlo, Jon F Edd and Mehmet Toner Capillary instability on a hydrophilic stripe Raymond L Speth and Eric Lauga Universal nanocolloid deposition patterns: can you see the harmonics of a Taylor cone? Xinguang Cheng and Hsueh-Chia Chang Osmotic manipulation of particles for microfluidic applications B Abécassis, C Cottin-Bizonne, C Ybert, A Ajdari and L Bocquet Scaling the drop size in coflow experiments E Castro-Hernández, V Gundabala, A Fernández-Nieves and J M Gordillo Pattern formation during the evaporation of a colloidal nanoliter drop: a numerical and experimental study Rajneesh Bhardwaj, Xiaohua Fang and Daniel Attinger Topology and shape optimization of induced-charge electro-osmotic micropumps M M Gregersen, F Okkels, M Z Bazant and H Bruus Fabrication of multiphasic and regio-specifically functionalized PRINT® particles of controlled size and shape H Zhang, J K Nunes, S E A Gratton, K P Herlihy, P D Pohlhaus and J M DeSimone Using TIRF microscopy to quantify and confirm efficient mass transfer at the substrate surface of the chemistrode Delai Chen, Wenbin Du and Rustem F Ismagilov Nonlinear electrokinetics at large voltages Martin Z Bazant, Mustafa Sabri Kilic, Brian D Storey and Armand Ajdari Interdiffusion of liquids of different viscosities in a microchannel J Dambrine, B Géraud and J-B Salmon Microfluidic fabrication of microparticles with structural complexity using photocurable emulsion droplets Shin-Hyun Kim, Jae Won Shim, Jong-Min Lim, Su Yeon Lee and Seung-Man Yang

  5. The contribution of mulches to control high soil erosion rates in vineyards in Eastern Spain

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    Cerdà, Artemi; Jordán, Antonio; Zavala, Lorena; José Marqués, María; Novara, Agata

    2014-05-01

    soil. The results show that the soil erosion is reduced by 10 on straw mulch covered soils and by 4 on chipped branches covered soil. Acknowledgements The research projects GL2008-02879/BTE, LEDDRA 243857 and RECARE supported this research. References Borrelli, P., Märker, M., Schütt, B. 2013. Modelling post-tree-haversting soil erosion and sediment deposition potential in the Turano River Basin (Italian Central Apennine). Land Degradation & Development, DOI 10.1002/ldr.2214 Cerdà, A., Flanagan, D.C., le Bissonnais, Y., Boardman, J. 2009. Soil erosion and agriculture Soil and Tillage Research 106, 107-108. DOI: 10.1016/j.still.2009.1 Cerdà, A., Morera, A.G., Bodí, M.B. 2009. Soil and water losses from new citrus orchards growing on sloped soils in the western Mediterranean basin. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34, 1822-1830. García-Moreno, J., Gordillo-Rivero, Á.J., Zavala, L.M., Jordán, A., Pereira, P. 2013. Mulch application in fruit orchards increases the persistence of soil water repellency during a 15-years period. Soil and Tillage Research 130, 62-68. García-Orenes, F., Cerdà, A., Mataix-Solera, J., Guerrero, C., Bodí, M.B., Arcenegui, V., Zornoza, R. & Sempere, J.G. 2009. Effects of agricultural management on surface soil properties and soil-water losses in eastern Spain. Soil and Tillage Research 106, 117-123. 10.1016/j.still.2009.06.002 García-Orenes, F., Guerrero, C., Roldán, A.,Mataix-Solera, J., Cerdà, A., Campoy, M., Zornoza, R., Bárcenas, G., Caravaca. F. 2010. Soil microbial biomass and activity under different agricultural management systems in a semiarid Mediterranean agroecosystem. Soil and Tillage Research 109, 110-115. 10.1016/j.still.2010.05.005. García-Orenes, F., Roldán, A., Mataix-Solera, J., Cerdà, A., Campoy, M., Arcenegui, V., Caravaca, F. 2012. Soil structural stability and erosion rates influenced by agricultural management practices in a semi-arid Mediterranean agro-ecosystem. Soil Use and Management 28, 571

  6. Impact of a prescribed fire on soil water repellency in a Banksia woodland (Western Australia)

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    Muñoz-Rojas, Miriam; Miller, Ben; Tangney, Ryan; Miller, Russell; González-Pérez, José A.; Jiménez-Morillo, Nicasio T.; Zavala, Lorena M.; Jordán, Antonio

    2016-04-01

    , Wittkuhn RS, McCaw L, Grierson PF. 2009. Long-term impacts of prescribed burning on regional extent and incidence of wildfires - evidence from 50 years of active fire management in sw australian forests. Forest Ecology and Management 259: 132-142. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2009.10.005. Burrows ND, McCaw WL. 1990. Fuel characteristics and bushfire control in banksia low woodlands in western australia. Journal of Environmental Management 31: 229-236. DOI: 10.1016/S0301-4797(05)80036-2. Jordán A, Gordillo-Rivero AJ, García-Moreno J, Zavala LM, Granged AJP, Gil J, Neto-Paixão HM. 2014. Post-fire evolution of water repellency and aggregate stability in Mediterranean calcareous soils: A 6-year study. Catena 118:115-123. DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2014.02.001. Lozano E, Jiménez-Pinilla P, Mataix-Solera J, Arcenegui V, Bárcenas GM, González-Pérez JA, García-Orenes F, Torres MP, Mataix-Beneyto J. 2013. Biological and chemical factors controlling the patchy distribution of soil water repellency among plant species in a Mediterranean semiarid forest. Geoderma 207-208:212-220. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2013.05.021. Muñoz-Rojas M, Erickson TE, Martini D, Dixon KW, Merritt DJ. 2016. Soil physicochemical and microbiological indicators of short, medium and long term post-fire recovery in semi-arid ecosystems. Ecological Indicators 63:14-22. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.11.038. Zavala LM, Jordán A, Gil J, Bellinfante N, Pain C. 2009. Intact ash and charred litter reduces susceptibility to rain splash erosion post-wildfire. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34: 1522-1532. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1837.

  7. 5th National Congress of the Italian Society of Physiotherapy

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    Alessandro Aina

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    , Aina Alessandro P3 Hamstring injuries: clinical assessment or image evaluation? Bonfanti M., Pasquetti M. P4 Effectiveness of the physical therapy treatment on pelvic floor muscles in pelvic girdle pain. A literature review Bortolami Arianna, Pillastrini Paolo, Vanti Carla P5 Scapulo-humeral muscles electromiographic activity during the elevation movement of the upper limb in subjects with rotator cuff lesion Brioschi D, Vitali M, Pedretti A, Fraschini G, Tettamanti A P6 Mechanical low back pain: secular trend and intervention topics of randomized controlled trials Castellini G, Gianola S, Bonovas S, Banfi G, Moja L P7 Quality of reporting in rehabilitation interventions for low back pain: a review of published randomised controlled trials Greta Castellini, Silvia Gianola, Pamela Frigerio, Michela Agostini, Rosa Bolotta, Davide Corbetta, Monica Gasparini, Paolo Gozzer, Erica Guariento, Linda Li, Valentina Pecoraro, Valeria Sirtori, Andrea Turolla, Andreano A, Lorenzo Moja P8 Power analysis and sample size reporting in rehabilitation of low back pain: review of randomized controlled trials included in Cochrane systematic review Castellini G, Gianola S, Bonovas S, Moja L P9 A core outcome set for clinical trials in non-specific low back pain Alessandro Chiarotto, Caroline B. Terwee, Maarten Boers, Raymond W. Ostelo P10 Roland & Morris Disability Questionnaire and Oswestry Disability Index: which has better measurement properties? A systematic review and meta-analysis Alessandro Chiarotto, Lara J. Maxwell, Caroline B. Terwee, George A. Wells, Peter Tugwell, Raymond W. Ostelo P11 Prevalence of myofascial trigger points in spinal pain disorders: systematic review and meta-analysis Alessandro Chiarotto, Ron Clijsen, Cesar Fernandez-de-las-Penas, Marco Barbero P12 Post-surgical scar rating scales in physiotherapy: a systematic review Ciceri Matteo, Rossetti Sara, Vercelli Stefano P13 Efficacy of action observation pre-operative training in functional recovery after hip and

  8. Book Reviews

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    Full Text Available - Martin A. van Bakel, C.B. Wilpert, Südsee Inseln, Völker und Kulturen. Hamburg: Christians, 1987. - Leonard Blussé, Leo Suryadinata, The ethnic Chinese in the Asean states: Bibliographical essays, Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian studies, 1989. 271 pages. - G. Bos, Cees Koelewijn, Oral literature of the Trio Indians of Surinam, Dordrecht-Providence: Foris, 1987. [Koniniklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Leiden, Caribbean series 6.] 312 pp., Peter Riviere (eds. - Gary Brana-Shute, Thomas Gibson, Sacrifice and sharing in the Philippine highlands. Religion and society among the Buid of Mindoro, London: Athlone press [Londons school of economics Monographs on social anthropology No 57], 1986. x, 259 pp. - H.J.M. Claessen, Claude Tardits, Princes et serviteurs du royaume; Cinq études de monarchies africaines. Paris: Societé d’Ethnographie. 1987. 230 pp., maps, figs. - Mary Eggermont-Molenaar, Haijo jan Westra, Gerard Termorshuizen, P.A. Daum; Journalist en romancier van tempo doeloe. Amsterdam: Nijgh & Van Ditmar, 1988. 632 pp. - P.C. Emmer, Selwyn H.H. Carrington, The British West Indies during the American revolution, Dordrecht/Providence: Foris publications, 1988. [Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Caribbean series 8.] 222 pp., bibl. - James J. Fox, R. de Ridder, The Leiden tradition in structural anthropology; Essays in honour of P.E. de Josselin de Jong, Leiden: Brill, 1987., J.A.J. Karremans (eds. - Silvia W. de Groot, H.U.E. Thoden van Velzen, The great father and the danger; Religious cults, material forces, and the collective fantasies in the world of the Surinamese maroons. Dordrecht (Holland/Providence (USA: Foris, 1988, 451 pp., W. van Wetering (eds. - Paul van der Grijp, Frederick Errington, Cultural alternatives and a feminist anthropology; An analysis of culturally constructed gender interests in Papua New Guinea, Cambridge etc.: Cambridge University Press, 1987, 185 pp

  9. Cuadernos de Antropología Social Nº 41

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    Full Text Available Coordinador del númeroMatías Triguboff Evaluadores de este númeroEvaluadores NacionalesPablo Alabarces – Universidad de Buenos AiresSilvia Attademo – Universidad Nacional de La PlataCecilia Cross – Universidad Metropolitana para la Educación y el TrabajoJosé Garriga – Universidad Nacional de General San MartínJuliana Marcús – Universidad de Buenos AiresMariana Nemcovsky – Universidad Nacional de RosarioRoberto Ringuelet – Universidad Nacional de La PlataGloria Rodríguez – Universidad Nacional de RosarioMaría Carla Rodríguez – Universidad de Buenos AiresNadia Rodríguez – Universidad del RosarioMarcelo Sarlingo – Universidad del Centro de la Provincia de Buenos AiresNicolás Viotti – Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina Santa María de los Buenos AiresVerónica Trpin – Universidad Nacional del ComahueEvaluadores ExtanjerosAntonádia Borges – Universidade de Brasília  Wanderléia Brinckmann – Universidade de Santa Cruz do SoulIara Maria De Almeida Souza – Universidade Federal da BahiaKaren Faulk – Carnegie Mellon UniversitySonnia Romero Gorski – Universidad de la República Uruguay Irma AmatoArtista Plástica Obra en Tapa: De la Serie “Presencias mutantes” III,  2013. Técnica Gofrado-collagraph,  83 x 90 cmNace en La Plata, Provincia de Buenos Aires. Es egresada de la Escuela Superior de Bellas Artes de la Universidad Nacional de La Plata. Desde 1966 hasta 2009 se desempeñó como docente en distintas instituciones de Bellas Artes. En 1976 viaja y realiza exposiciones en Tucson, Bogotá y Caracas. En 1978 se radica en Buenos Aires. Se perfecciona en grabado en los talleres de Eulogio de Jesús y Alfredo de Vicenzo. Expone desde 1967.Exposiciones colectivas, entre ellas: 1986: 15 incisori argentini, Galleria Venecia Viva, Italia. 1987:18th Yokosuka Peace Excibition of Art, Japon. 1994: Comune di Nocara, Italia. Salón Chandon, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes. 1996: “Expresiones Gr

  10. Something going on in Milan: a review of the 4th International PhD Student Cancer Conference.

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    Segré, C

    2010-01-01

    Maria Sarra Ferraris), due to the high scientific level of the abstracts submitted. In the end, 26 top students were chosen to give a 15-min oral presentation in one of eight sessions: Development & Differentiation, Cell Migration, Immunology & Cancer, Modelling & Large Scale approaches, Genome Instability, Signal Transduction, Cancer Genetics & Drug Resistance, Stem Cells in Biology and Cancer.The scientific programme was further enriched by two scientific special sessions, held by Professor Pier Paolo di Fiore and Dr Giuseppe Testa, Principal Investigators at the IFOM-IEO-Campus and by a bioethical round table on human embryonic stem cell research moderated by Silvia Camporesi, a senior PhD student in the SEMM PhD Programme 'Foundation of Life Science and their Bioethical Consequences'.ON TOP OF EVERYTHING, WE HAD THE PLEASURE OF INVITING, AS KEYNOTE SPEAKERS, TWO LEADING EUROPEAN SCIENTISTS IN THE FIELDS OF CANCER INVASION AND BIOLOGY OF STEM CELLS, RESPECTIVELY: Dr Peter Friedl from The Nijmegen Centre for Molecular Life (The Netherlands) and Professor Andreas Trumpp from The Heidelberg Institute for Stem Cell Technology and Experimental Medicine (Heidelberg).All the student talks have distinguished themselves for the impressive quality of the science; an encouraging evidence of the high profile level of research carried out in Europe. It would be beyond the purposes of this report to summarise all 26 talks, which touched many different and specific topics. For further information, the Conference Abstract book with all the scientific content is available on the conference Web site (http://www.semm.it/events_researchPast.php). In what follows, the special sessions and the keynote lectures will be discussed in detail.

  11. Book Reviews

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    . Paris, CNRS, 1981, two tomes, 597 pp. - Silvia W. de Groot, Sally Price, Co-wives and calabashes, Ann Arbor, The University of Michigan Press, 1984, 224 p., ill. - N.O. Kielstra, Gene R. Garthwaite, Khans and Shahs. A documentary analysis of the Bakhtiary in Iran, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1983. 213 pp. - G.L. Koster, Jeff Opland, Xhosa oral poetry. Aspects of a black South African tradition, Cambridge Studies in oral and literate culture 7, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge , London, New York, New Rochelle, Melbourne, Sydney, 1983, XII + 303 pp. - Adam Kuper, Hans Medick, Interest and emotion: Essays on the study of family and kinship, Cambridge University Press, 1984., David Warren Sabean (eds. - C.A. van Peursen, Peter Kloos, Antropologie als wetenschap. Coutinho, Muidenberg 1984 (204 p.. - Jerome Rousseau, Jeannine Koubi, Rambu solo’: “la fumée descend”. Le culte des morts chez les Toradja du Sud. Paris: Editions du CNRS, 1982. 530 pages, 3 maps, 73 pictures. - H.C.G. Schoenaker, Miklós Szalay, Ethnologie und Geschichte: zur Grundlegung einer ethnologischen geschichtsschreibung; mit beispielen aus der Geschichte der Khoi-San in Südafrika. Dietrich Reimer Verlag, Berlin 1983, 292 S. - F.J.M. Selier, Ghaus Ansari, Town-talk, the dynamics of urban anthropology, 170 pp., Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1983., Peter J.M. Nas (eds. - A.A. Trouwborst, Serge Tcherkézoff, Le Roi Nyamwezi, la droite et la gauche. Revision comparative des classifications dualistes. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Paris:Éditions de la Maison des sciences de l’homme, 1983, 154 pp. - Pieter van der Velde, H. Boekraad, Te Elfder Ure 32: Verwantschap en produktiewijze, Jaargang 26 nummer 3 (maart 1983., G. van den Brink, R. Raatgever (eds. - E.Ch.L. van der Vliet, Sally Humphreys, The family, women and death. Comparative studies. London, Boston etc.: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1983 (International Library of Anthropology. xiv + 210 pp. - W.F. Wertheim, T. Svensson, Indonesia

  12. Pareceristas da RBHCS no Triênio 2015-2017

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  13. Validity of a method for the self-screening of cardiovascular risk

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    Full Text Available María Barroso,1–3 Silvia Pérez-Fernández,1,4 M Mar Vila,1,4,5 M Dolors Zomeño,6,7 Ruth Martí-Lluch,8 Ferran Cordon,9 Rafel Ramos,8,10,11 Roberto Elosua,1,4 Irene R Degano,1,4 Montse Fitó,5,12 Carmen Cabezas,13 Gemma Salvador,13 Conxa Castell,13 María Grau1,4,14 1Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Genetics Research Group, IMIM-Hospital del Mar Research Institute, 2Centre d’Atenció Primària La Marina, Direcció d’Atenció Primària Barcelona, Institut Català de la Salut, 3Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Autonomous University of Barcelona, 4Consortium for Biomedical Research in Cardiovascular Disease (CIBERCV, 5Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Barcelona, 6Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition, IMIM-Hospital del Mar Research Institute, 7School of Health Sciences, Blanquerna-Ramon Llull University, Barcelona, Spain; 8Unitat de Suport a la Recerca de Girona, Institut Universitari d’Investigació en Atenció Primària Jordi Gol, 9Centre d’Atenció Primària Montilivi, Direcció d’Atenció Primària Girona, Institut Català de la Salut, 10Department of Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Girona, 11Girona Biomedical Research Institute, Girona, Spain; 12Consortium for Biomedical Research in Obesity and Nutrition (CIBEROBN, 13Catalan Agency of Public Health, 14Department of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Background: The validity of a cardiovascular risk self-screening method was assessed. The results obtained for self-measurement of blood pressure, a point-of-care system’s assessment of lipid profile and glycated hemoglobin, and a self-administered questionnaire (sex, age, diabetes, tobacco consumption were compared with the standard screening (gold standard conducted by a health professional. Methods: Crossover clinical trial on a population-based sample from Girona (north-eastern Spain, aged 35–74, with no

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  16. Patients’ and physicians’ preferences for type 2 diabetes mellitus treatments in Spain and Portugal: a discrete choice experiment

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    Full Text Available Carlos Morillas,1 Rosa Feliciano,2 Pablo Fernández Catalina,3 Carla Ponte,4 Marta Botella,5 João Rodrigues,6 Enric Esmatjes,7 Javier Lafita,8 Luis Lizán,9 Ignacio Llorente,10 Cristóbal Morales,11 Jorge Navarro-Pérez,12 Domingo Orozco-Beltran,13 Silvia Paz,9 Antonio Ramirez de Arellano,14 Cristina Cardoso,15 Maribel Tribaldos Causadias9 1Hospital Universitario Dr Peset, Valencia, Spain; 2USF São Domingos, Santarém, Portugal; 3Hospital Montecelo de Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain; 4USF Porta do Sol, Matosinhos, Portugal; 5Hospital Universitario Principe de Asturias, Madrid, Spain; 6USF Serra da Lousã, Lousã, Portugal; 7Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain; 8Hospital de Navarra, Navarra, Spain; 9Outcomes’10, Universidad Jaume I, Castellón, Spain; 10Hospital Universitario Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria, Canarias, Spain; 11Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Macarena, Sevilla, Spain; 12INCLIVA, CIBERESP, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain; 13Sociedad Española de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria, Valencia, Spain; 14Novo Nordisk EU-HEOR Europe, Madrid, Spain; 15Novo Nordisk, Lisbon, Portugal Objective: To assess Spanish and Portuguese patients’ and physicians’ preferences regarding type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM treatments and the monthly willingness to pay (WTP to gain benefits or avoid side effects.Methods: An observational, multicenter, exploratory study focused on routine clinical practice in Spain and Portugal. Physicians were recruited from multiple hospitals and outpatient clinics, while patients were recruited from eleven centers operating in the public health care system in different autonomous communities in Spain and Portugal. Preferences were measured via a discrete choice experiment by rating multiple T2DM medication attributes. Data were analyzed using the conditional logit model.Results: Three-hundred and thirty (n=330 patients (49.7% female; mean age 62.4 [SD: 10.3] years, mean T2DM duration 13.9 [8.2] years, mean body

  17. Editorial

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    Garcia Rosa. Além disto, esta edição também apresenta trabalhos sobre diversos aspectos ligados à comunicação científica, tais como qualidade, visibilidade, indicadores de gestão de fluxo editorial, curadoria digital, repositórios e preservação digital, que são listados a seguir: Metadados de qualidade e visibilidade na comunicação científica, de Silvia Maria Puentes Bentancourt e Rafael Port da Rocha; Indicadores de gestão do fluxo editorial dos periódicos científicos: uma reflexão teórico-metodológica, deElisabete Werlang, Daniela Spudeit e Nadi Helena Presser; O impacto da curadoria digital dos dados de pesquisa na Comunicação Científica de Luana Farias Sales e Luís Fernando Sayão; Análise da dinâmica de evolução das revistas científicas e bibliotecas digitais de teses e dissertações em acesso livre na área de Ciências da Comunicação: o caso do repositório Univerciencia.org, deDalton Lopes Martins e Sueli Mara Soares Pinto Ferreira; Acesso livre via repositórios: politicas de instituições brasileiras, de Tania Chalhub , Alegria Benchimol e Claudia Guerra; O papel das bibliotecas universitárias na comunicação científica: um estudo sobre os repositórios institucionais, de Patrícia dos Santos Caldas Marra; Acesso Livre à Informação Científica em Países em Desenvolvimento: o caso dos Repositórios “Saber” (Moçambique e Digital da UFMG (Brasil, de Ranito Zambo Waete, Maria Aparecida Moura, e Manuel Valente Mangue; SEER e PDF/A na preservação de revistas científicas: relato de experiência, de Ana Paula Araújo Cabral da Silva; Ontologia de dependência tecnológica de documentos digitais: Instrumento de Apoio à Preservação Digital, de Eloi Juniti Yamaoka e Fernando Ostuni Gauthier. Vale também destacar a nossa bela capa gentilmente elaborada pelo professor Adilson Luiz Pinto. Ótima leitura! Márcio Matias e Moisés Lima Dutra Editores – Edição Especial – 3º SBCC – Perspectivas em Acesso Aberto

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  19. Armastusest: tõerežiimid, kultuurilised kujutelmad ja kehaline ilmakogemus / On Love: Regimes of Truth, Cultural Imaginaries and the Bodily Experience of Being in the World

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    imaginaries. I understand cultural imaginaries as the common ground for cultural identifications, a cultural complex that links together cultural memory, the value systems of one’s present era, and commonly shared expectations of the future. Cultural imaginaries are grounded partly in national culture, including the cultural knowledge shared by the national community and communicated in classic texts of that culture. In addition to specifically national cultural knowledge, cultural imaginaries of course include supranational value systems. The sphere of cultural imaginaries includes many inconsistencies and incoherences and it is always in flux. Alain Badiou outlines four philosophical models of love: romantic, practical, sceptical, and existential. I suggest that only two of these, romantic and practical (which I call pragmatic, have attained the status of truth regimes. Badiou foregrounds the existential model: according to this model, love is the refashioning of the world through the two, the replacement of an egocentric perspective with a new perspective based on difference. The greatest enemy of such love is not an intruder from the outside, but the self itself that prefers its own egocentric world to the love-world that is constituted through difference. Following some popular models of romantic relations in novels, I point to frequent tensions between the different models of love in fiction: contract-love versus romantic love, love as desire versus love as a friendly attachment, and I promote a model of love as encompassing not simply the figure of the beloved, but also his or her surrounding world. The conglomerate of relations that surrounds the human body and plays part in its identification could be called, following Jacob von Uexküll, an environing world of love. Thus, in Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen or in Kasuema by Silvia Rannamaa, the female protagonist loves her male counterpart within the context of his environing world, where the beloved

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    . xiv + 217 pp., Lou Anne Barclay (eds -Catherine Levesque, Allison Blakely, Blacks in the Dutch world: The evolution of racial imagery in a modern society. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1993. xix + 327 pp. -Dennis J. Gayle, Frank Fonda Taylor, 'To hell with paradise': A history of the Jamaican tourist industry. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1993. ix + 239 pp. -John P. Homiak, Frank Jan van Dijk, Jahmaica: Rastafari and Jamaican society, 1930-1990. Utrecht: ISOR, 1993. 483 pp. -Peter Mason, Arthur MacGregor, Sir Hans Sloane: Collector, scientist, antiquary, founding Father of the British Museum. London: British Museum Press, 1994. -Philip Morgan, James Walvin, The life and times of Henry Clarke of Jamaica, 1828-1907. London: Frank Cass, 1994. xvi + 155 pp. -Werner Zips, E. Kofi Agorsah, Maroon heritage: Archaeological, ethnographic and historical perspectives. Kingston: Canoe Press, 1994. xx + 210 pp. -Michael Hoenisch, Werner Zips, Schwarze Rebellen: Afrikanisch-karibischer Freiheitskampf in Jamaica. Vienna Promedia, 1993. 301 pp. -Elizabeth McAlister, Paul Farmer, The uses of Haiti. Monroe ME: Common Courage Press, 1994. 432 pp. -Robert Lawless, James Ridgeway, The Haiti files: Decoding the crisis. Washington DC: Essential Books, 1994. 243 pp. -Bernadette Cailler, Michael Dash, Edouard Glissant. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xii + 202 pp. -Peter Hulme, Veronica Marie Gregg, Jean Rhys's historical imagination: Reading and writing the Creole. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. xi + 228 pp. -Silvia Kouwenberg, Francis Byrne ,Focus and grammatical relations in Creole languages. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 1993. xvi + 329 pp., Donald Winford (eds -John H. McWhorter, Ingo Plag, Sentential complementation in Sranan: On the formation of an English-based Creole language. Tübingen: Max Niemeyer, 1993. ix + 174 pp. -Percy C. Hintzen, Madan M. Gopal, Politics, race, and youth in Guyana. San Francisco: Mellen

  1. 2nd Iberian Nuclear Astrophysics Meeting on Compact Stars

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    Perez-Garcia, M. Angeles; Pons, Jose; Albertus, C.

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    project FIS2011-14759 MICINN logo Instituto de Física Fundamental y Matemáticas (IUFFYM) IUFFYM logo Universidad de Salamanca, Spain USAL logo MULTIDARK Consolider-Ingenio 2010, MICINN ref. CSD2009-00064 MULTIDARK logo PICTURE OF PARTICIPANTS Participants picture Picture of some of the participants of the II Iberian Nuclear Astrophysics Meeting. LIST OF PARTICIPANTS C Albertus (U. Salamanca, Spain) I Bombaci (U. Pisa, Italy) Rudiney Casali (U. Coimbra, Portugal) Silvia Chiacchiera (U. Coimbra, Portugal) Anthea Fantina (U. Libre Bruxelles, Belgium) Marcio Ferreira (U. Coimbra, Portugal) Miguel Gullón (U. Alicante, Spain) Fabrizio Grill (U. Coimbra, Portugal) Joe Hughto (Indiana University, USA/ U. Alicante, Spain) J M Ibáñez (U. Valencia, Spain) B Juliá Díaz (U. Barcelona/ICFO) D Logoteta (U. Coimbra, Portugal) V Moreno (U. Autónoma de Madrid, Spain) M A Pérez-García (U. Salamanca, Spain) J Pons (U. Alicante, Spain) C Providencia (U. Coimbra, Portugal) Nanda Rea (ICE-CSIC, IEEC, Barcelona, Spain) Xavier Roca-Maza (INFN, Milano, Italy) Luis Roso (CLPU/ U. Salamanca, Spain) Klaas Vantournhout (GSI Darmstadt, Germany) I Vidaña (U. Coimbra, Portugal) Daniele Viganó (U. Alicante, Spain)

  2. Studienbegleitender und studienvorbereitender Deutschunterricht international (2: Einführung

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    Sabine Ylönen

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    Full Text Available Mit dieser zweiten Ausgabe der ZIF zum vorliegenden Themenschwerpunkt ist die Erhebung eines Überblicks über die weltweite Situation des studienvorbereitenden und studienbegleitenden Deutschunterrichts vorläufig abgeschlossen. Im Verlaufe dieses Projekts entstand auch eine dritte thematische Ausgabe in der GFL, in die Beiträge aufgenommen wurden, die sich auf den Deutschunterricht für die Zielgruppe nichtmuttersprachlicher Studierender von Deutsch im Haupt- oder Nebenfach konzentrierte. Da die Deutschkenntnisse von StudienanfängerInnen dieser Fächer häufig niedrig sind und der Deutschunterricht zu einem festen Bestandteil ihres Studiums geworden ist, wurde die Definition des studienvorbereitenden und studienbegleitenden Deutschunterrichts erweitert und auf diese Zielgruppe ausgedehnt.   In die vorliegende thematische Ausgabe wurden zehn Beiträge von AutorInnen aus Australien, Chile, Deutschland, Finnland, Italien, Kolumbien, Lettland, Österreich, Polen, Russland, Serbien und den USA aufgenommen, in denen verschiedene Konzepte und empirische Studien vorgestellt werden. Karmelka Barić & Silvia Serena erörtern ausgehend von dem großangelegten und vom Goethe-Institut unterstützten Projekt „Studienbegleitender Deutschunterricht (SDU“ die Frage: „Wozu und wie kooperative Arbeitsformen im studienbegleitenden Deutschunterricht?“, und Ines Paland-Riedmüller, Eliana Fuenzalida Donoso & Christina Kober erläutern am Beispiel des „Deutsch-Uni Online (DUO“-Projekts „Sprachliches Handeln in Studium und Wissenschaft – Vermittlungskonzepte für Blended Learning“ und illustrieren diese Konzepte an zwei Beispielen des Deutschunterrichts in Chile. Sabine Ylönen stellt die „Vorbereitung von Austauschstudierenden auf ein Studium in einem deutschsprachigen Land“ mit Schwerpunkt auf die Entwicklung mündlicher Fertigkeiten am Beispiel eines textsortenorientierten Blended-Learning-Konzepts vor, in dessen e-Learning-Komponente das

  3. Proceedings of the 2015 WAO Symposium on Food Allergy and the Microbiome

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    Full Text Available Table of contents A1 Characterization of the immunoallergic profile towards the proteins of the wheat flour in Cuban population Raúl Lázaro Castro Almarales, Mary Carmen Reyes Zamora, Beatriz Tamargo, Damaris Torralba Averoff, Raysa Cruz, Yunia Oliva Diaz, Mirta Alvarez Castello, Alexander Ciria, Alexis Labrada, Maytee Mateo A2 Are peanuts causing food allergy in Cuba? Maytee Mateo, Damaris Torralba Averoff, Raysa Cruz, Yunia Oliva Diaz, Mirta Alvarez Castello, Alexander Ciria, Mary Carmen Reyes Zamora, Beatriz Tamargo, Alexis Labrada A3 Prick test and immunoallergic profile to soy allergens in Cuban population Omar Herrera, Maytee Mateo, Raysa Cruz, Mirta Alvarez Castello, Alexander Ciria, Raúl Lázaro Castro Almarales, Mary Carmen Reyes Zamora, Alexis Labrada A4 Skin sensitization and immunoallergic profile to hen's egg in Cuban population José Severino Rodríguez Canosa, Raysa Cruz, Maytee Mateo, Mirta Alvarez Castello, Alexander Ciria, Raúl Lázaro Castro Almarales, Mary Carmen Reyes Zamora, Alexis Labrada A5 Sensitization to three domestic mites in patients with adverse food events to shellfish Mirta Alvarez Castello, Raúl Lázaro Castro Almarales, Alexis Labrada, Biocen A6 Diagnostic efficacy by skin prick test with allergenic extracts of legumes in Cuban patients Yamilet Ibizate Novales, Ilonka Estruch Fajardo, Alexis Labrada, Maytee Mateo, Armando Ginard A7 Baked egg goods without wheat flour carry an increased risk of reaction Bruce Lanser, Anna Faino, Erwin Gelfand, Pia Hauk A8 Prevalence, incidence and associated risk factors of adverse reaction to food in Cuban infants - a population-based prospective study Silvia Venero Fernández, Julia Urbina, Mirta Alvarez Castello, Raúl Lázaro Castro Almarales, Ramón Suárez Medina, Hermes Fundora Hernández, John Britton, Andrew William Fogarty A9 Microbiome in ice machines and assessing the plasma nanotechnology in breaking the biofilm and improving air quality Nabarun Ghosh, Clinton

  4. PREFACE: 17th International Conference on the Physics of Highly Charged Ions

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    persons had the opportunity to enjoy a comfortable and friendly ambiance as well as the beautiful landscapes of the region including big lakes and high mountains. During the conference vivid and interesting scientific discussions were maintained by the participants in a relaxed environment. The Local Organizing Committee would like to recognize the generous contributions made by various institutions: International Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP), Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica (CNEA), Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET), Investigación Aplicada S. E. (INVAP), Patagonia Norte Division of CONICET, Instituto Balseiro and NEC Corporation. The Local Chairs would like to express their gratitude to all the other members of the Local Organizing Committee who collaborated with a great effort and in countless ways to the success of the conference. In particular, we thank Omar Fojón for the outstanding collaboration received, and Juan Manuel Monti, who worked hard for the production of the Book of Abstracts and other related activities. We also would like to thank Renata Della Picca, Juana Gervasoni and Silvina Seguí, for their generous work in printing the book of abstracts, bags, banners, etc. and for their continuous help at the Registration Desk. We extend our gratitude to the younger members of the Local Organizing Committee, Marcos Feole, Francisco Navarrete and Juan Martín Randazzo for their help with the poster logistics; and to Luis Rodríguez for ensuring that all the presentations were ready and on schedule. We thank María Silvia Gravielle, our colleague and liaison in Buenos Aires, for helping delegates to get their visas on time; Sebastián Otranto and Jocelyn Hanssen, for their early work collecting and sorting the talk's proposals and Carlos Stia, for helping with the revision of the style of the manuscripts. We also thank M. Galassi, P Focke and D. Fregenal. We recognize Sergio Suárez, for getting funding from private

  5. List of Participants

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    Physique Théorique, École Polytechnique, Palaiseau Diego Mansi Università Degli Studi di Milano Matteo Marescotti Università del Piemonte Orientale, Alessandria Alberto Mariotti Università di Milano-Bicocca Raffaele Marotta Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, Napoli Alessio Marrani Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare and LNF, Firenze Luca Martucci Instituto de Física Teórica, Madrid and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven David Mateos University of California, Santa Barbara Andrea Mauri Università di Milano Liuba Mazzanti Università di Milano-Bicocca Patrick Meessen Instituto de Física Teórica, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid Lotta Mether Helsinki Institute of Physics Rene Meyer Max-Planck-Institut für Physik, München Giuseppe Milanesi SISSA, Trieste Cesar Miquel-Espanya Universitat de Valencia and Instituto de Física Corpuscular, Valencia Alexander Monin Institute for Theoretical and Experimental Physics (ITEP), Moscow and Moscow State University (MSU) Samuel Monnier Université de Genève Sergio Montero Instituto de Física Teórica, Madrid Nicola Mori Università di Firenze Alexander Marcel Morisse University of California, Santa Cruz Sebastian Moster Max-Planck-Institut für Physik, München Adele Nasti Queen Mary, University of London Vasilis Niarchos École Polytechnique, Palaiseau Emil Nissimov Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy, Sofia Francesco Nitti École Polytechnique, Palaiseau Eoin O'Colgain Imperial College, London Niels Obers Niels Bohr Institute, København Rodrigo Olea Università Degli Studi di Milano Marta Orselli Niels Bohr Institute, København Enrico PajerLudwig-Maximilians-Universität, München Eran PaltiOxford University Georgios PapathanasiouBrown University, Providence, RI Angel ParedesCentre de Physique Théorique, École Polytechnique, Palaiseau Jeong-Hyuck ParkMax-Planck-Institut für Physik, München Sara PasquettiUniversità di Parma Silvia PenatiUniversità di Milano-Bicocca Igor PesandoUniversità di Torino

  6. List of Participants

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    Università di Napoli Federico II Elena Méndez Escobar University of Edinburgh Iulian Negru University of Craiova Emil NissimovInstitute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy, Sofia Teake NutmaCentre for Theoretical Physics, University of Groningen Niels Obers Niels Bohr Institute, København Olof Ohlsson SaxUppsala University Rodrigo OleaIstituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, Sezione di Milano Domenico OrlandoUniversité de Neuchâtel Marta Orselli Niels Bohr Institute, København Tomas OrtinInstituto de Física Teórica, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid Yaron OzTel Aviv University Enrico PajerLudwig-Maximilians-Universität, München Angel Paredes GalanUtrecht University Sara PasquettiUniversité de Neuchâtel Silvia PenatiUniversità di Milano-Bicocca Jan PerzKatholieke Universiteit Leuven Igor PesandoUniversità di Torino Tassos PetkouUniversity of Crete Marios PetropoulosCenter de Physique Théorique, École Polytechnique, Palaiseau Franco PezzellaIstituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, Sezione di Napoli Moises Picon PonceUniversity of Padova Marco PirroneUniversità di Milano-Bicocca Andrea PrinslooUniversity of Cape Town Joris RaeymaekersKatholieke Universiteit Leuven Alfonso RamalloUniversidade de Santiago de Compostela Carlo Alberto RattiUniversità di Milano-Bicocca Marco RauchPhysikalisches Institut, Universität Bonn Ronald Reid-EdwardsUniversity of Hamburg Patricia RitterUniversity of Edinburgh Peter RoenneDESY, Hamburg Jan RosseelUniversità di Torino Clement RuefService de Physique Théorique, CEA Saclay Felix RustMax-Planck-Institut für Physik, München Thomas RyttovNiels Bohr Institute, København and CERN, Geneva Agustin Sabio VeraCERN, Geneva Christian SaemannTrinity College, Dublin Houman Safaai SISSA, Trieste Henning SamtlebenÉcole Normale Supérieure, Lyon Alberto SantambrogioIstituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, Sezione di Milano Silviu Constantin SararuUniversity of Craiova Ricardo SchiappaCERN, Geneva Ionut Romeo SchiopuChalmers University, G

  7. 7th Young Researcher Meeting

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    in an online/offline shared area and exploit the best of both sides” adding a bottom-up approach where “young researchers can now submit their own ideas and research/application projects directly to possible interested companies” . It is mainly based on the Elevator Pitch paradigm, complementary to the traditional top-down approach where companies advertise their openings/research challenges and the interested candidates submit their proposals. This volume consists in a selection of the contributions presented at the conference as either talks or posters. These cover topics in astrophysics and cosmology, particle and theoretical physics, soft and condensed matter, medical physics, quantum information and quantum technologies, and of course metrology. Organising and Editorial Committee Fabio Agostini (fabioagostini31@gmail.com) NAIS Alessio Avella (a.avella@inrim.it) INRiM Rugiada Cuccaro (r.cuccaro@inrim.it) INRiM Marco Di Stefano (marco.distefano@cnag.crg.eu) Centre Nacional d’Anàlisi Genòmica - Centre de Regulació Genòmica (CNAG-CRG) Lapo Lolli (l.lolli@inrim.it) INRiM Lorenzo Pagnanini (lorenzo.pagnanini@gssi.infn.it) Gran Sasso Science Institute Fabrizio Piacentini (f.piacentini@inrim.it) INRiM Emanuela Pusceddu (emanuela.pusceddu@gmail.com) National Research Council-CNR Matteo Serra (matteoserra83@gmail.com) Claudia Antolini (cla.antolini@gmail.com) Giordano Cattani (giordano.cattani@gmail.com) Alessandro Cultrera (a.cultrera@inrim.it) INRiM Giacomo Fragione (giacomo.fragione90@gmail.com) Hebrew University of Jerusalem Marina Migliaccio (migliaccio@asdc.asi.it) ASDC – ASI Science Data Center Enrica Pessana (e.pessana@inrim.it) INRiM Davide Pietrobon (daddeptr@gmail.com) Raffaella Romeo (r.romeo@inrim.it) INRiM Enrico Simonetto (e.simonetto@inrim.it) INRiM Francesco Stellato (francesco.stellato@roma2.infn.it) INFN Roma Tor Vergata Silvia Cavallero (Local Organising Committee) (s.cavallero@inrim.it) INRiM Acknowledgements The organisers of the 7 th

  8. Présentation

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    Gregor Perko

    2011-12-01

    Full Text Available Au cours des dernières décennies où l’on assiste à une refondation de la morphologie, la discipline s’intéresse de plus en plus à des phénomènes « périphériques », « marginaux », « irréguliers » ou « extragrammaticaux », à des phénomènes n’appartenant pas aux « régions nodales » de la morphologie. Le présent numéro de Linguistica, premier numéro thématique de notre revue, réunit des études qui s’intéres- sent aux frontières internes et externes de la morphologie. La diversité et la richesse des thèmes abordés et des approches proposées témoignent d’un intérêt croissant que les linguistes, non pas uniquement les morphologues, portent à cette thématique. Les articles proposés s’articulent autour de cinq axes majeurs. Un premier axe rassemble les articles qui étudient les frontières entre différentes composantes de la morphologie. L’étude de Michel Roché examine les contraintes lexicales et morphophonologiques sur le paradigme des dérivés en –aie. Les résultats de son analyse remettent en question la notion de « règle de construction des lexèmes ». Irena Stramljič Breznik et Ines Voršič se penchent sur les néologismes de sport en slovène et essaient d’évaluer la productivité ou la créativité des procédés morphologiques en jeu. Dans une étude d’inspiration cognitiviste, Alexandra Bagasheva aborde l’hétérogénéité des verbes composés en anglais. En s’appuyant sur les données fournies par les para- digmes verbaux du maltais, Maris Camilleri examine la complexité du phénomène de classes flexionnelles basées sur les radicaux. Trois travaux concernent des procédés typiquement « extragrammaticaux » servant à former le plus souvent des occasionnalismes: Arnaud Léturgie tente de dégager des propriétés prototypiques de l’amalgamation lexicale en français, notamment celles de la création des mots-valises; Silvia Cacchiani analyse, à l

  9. Editorial: Focus on Laser- and Beam-Driven Plasma Accelerators

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    Joshi, Chan; Malka, Victor

    2010-04-01

    Persson, K Osvay, C-G Wahlström, D C Carroll, P McKenna, A Flacco and V Malka Proton acceleration by moderately relativistic laser pulses interacting with solid density targets Erik Lefebvre, Laurent Gremillet, Anna Lévy, Rachel Nuter, Patrizio Antici, Michaël Carrié, Tiberio Ceccotti, Mathieu Drouin, Julien Fuchs, Victor Malka and David Neely Holographic visualization of laser wakefields P Dong, S A Reed, S A Yi, S Kalmykov, Z Y Li, G Shvets, N H Matlis, C McGuffey, S S Bulanov, V Chvykov, G Kalintchenko, K Krushelnick, A Maksimchuk, T Matsuoka, A G R Thomas, V Yanovsky and M C Downer The scaling of proton energies in ultrashort pulse laser plasma acceleration K Zeil, S D Kraft, S Bock, M Bussmann, T E Cowan, T Kluge, J Metzkes, T Richter, R Sauerbrey and U Schramm Plasma cavitation in ultraintense laser interactions with underdense helium plasmas P M Nilson, S P D Mangles, L Willingale, M C Kaluza, A G R Thomas, M Tatarakis, R J Clarke, K L Lancaster, S Karsch, J Schreiber, Z Najmudin, A E Dangor and K Krushelnick Radiation pressure acceleration of ultrathin foils Andrea Macchi, Silvia Veghini, Tatyana V Liseykina and Francesco Pegoraro Target normal sheath acceleration: theory, comparison with experiments and future perspectives Matteo Passoni, Luca Bertagna and Alessandro Zani Generation of a highly collimated, mono-energetic electron beam from laser-driven plasma-based acceleration Sanyasi Rao Bobbili, Anand Moorti, Prasad Anant Naik and Parshotam Dass Gupta Controlled electron acceleration in the bubble regime by optimizing plasma density Meng Wen, Baifei Shen, Xiaomei Zhang, Fengchao Wang, Zhangying Jin, Liangliang Ji, Wenpeng Wang, Jiancai Xu and Kazuhisa Nakajima A multidimensional theory for electron trapping by a plasma wake generated in the bubble regime I Kostyukov, E Nerush, A Pukhov and V Seredov Investigation of the role of plasma channels as waveguides for laser-wakefield accelerators T P A Ibbotson, N Bourgeois, T P Rowlands-Rees, L S Caballero, S I

  10. The barley straw residues avoid high erosion rates in persimmon plantations. Eastern Spain

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    Cerdà, Artemi; González Pelayo, Óscar; Giménez-Morera, Antonio; Jordán, Antonio; Novara, Agata; Pereira, Paulo; Mataix-Solera, Jorge

    2015-04-01

    plantations in eastern Spain. A three-scale rainfall simulation approach. Catena 85, 231-236. Cerdà, A., Jurgensen, M.F., Bodi, M.B. 2009. Effects of ants on water and soil losses from organically-managed citrus orchards in eastern Spain. Biologia 64, 527-531. Cerdà, A., Morera, A.G., Bodí, M.B. 2009. Soil and water losses from new citrus orchards growing on sloped soils in the western Mediterranean basin. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34, 1822-1830. Fernández, C., Vega, J.A. 2014. Efficacy of bark strands and straw mulching after wildfire in NW Spain: Effects on erosion control and vegetation recovery. Ecological Engineering 63, 50-57 García-Moreno, J., Gordillo-Rivero, Á.J., Zavala, L.M., Jordán, A., Pereira, P. 2013. Mulch application in fruit orchards increases the persistence of soil water repellency during a 15-years period. Soil and Tillage Research 130, 62-68. García-Orenes, F., Cerdà, A., Mataix-Solera, J., Guerrero, C., Bodí, M.B., Arcenegui, V., Zornoza, R. & Sempere, J.G. 2009. Effects of agricultural management on surface soil properties and soil-water losses in eastern Spain. Soil and Tillage Research 106, 117-123. 10.1016/j.still.2009.06.002 García-Orenes, F., Guerrero, C., Roldán, A.,Mataix-Solera, J., Cerdà, A., Campoy, M., Zornoza, R., Bárcenas, G., Caravaca. F. 2010. Soil microbial biomass and activity under different agricultural management systems in a semiarid Mediterranean agroecosystem. Soil and Tillage Research 109, 110-115. 10.1016/j.still.2010.05.005. García-Orenes, F., Roldán, A., Mataix-Solera, J., Cerdà, A., Campoy, M., Arcenegui, V., Caravaca, F. 2012. Soil structural stability and erosion rates influenced by agricultural management practices in a semi-arid Mediterranean agro-ecosystem. Soil Use and Management 28, 571-579. DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-2743.2012.00451.x Haregeweyn, N., Poesen, J., Verstraeten, G., Govers, G., de Vente, J., Nyssen, J., Deckers, J., Moeyersons, J. 2013. Assessing the performance of a Spatially

  11. The use of straw mulch as a strategy to prevent extreme soil erosion rates in citrus orchard. A Rainfall simulation approach

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    Cerdà, Artemi; Giménez-Morera, Antonio; Jordán, Antonio; Pereira, Paulo; Novara, Agata; García-Orenes, Fuensanta

    2014-05-01

    and Tillage Research 106, 107-108. DOI: 10.1016/j.still.2009.1 Cerdà, A., Jurgensen, M.F. 2008. The influence of ants on soil and water losses from an orange orchard in eastern Spain. Journal of Applied Entomology 132, 306-314. Cerdà, A., Jurgensen, M.F. 2011. Ant mounds as a source of sediment on citrus orchard plantations in eastern Spain. A three-scale rainfall simulation approach. Catena 85, 231-236. Cerdà, A., Jurgensen, M.F., Bodi, M.B. 2009. Effects of ants on water and soil losses from organically-managed citrus orchards in eastern Spain. Biologia 64, 527-531. Cerdà, A., Morera, A.G., Bodí, M.B. 2009. Soil and water losses from new citrus orchards growing on sloped soils in the western Mediterranean basin. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34, 1822-1830. Lavigne, C., Achard, R., Tixier, P., Lesueur Jannoyer, M. 2012. How to integrate cover crops to enhance sustainability in banana and citrus cropping systems. Acta Horticulturae 928, 351-358. Fernández, C., Vega, J.A. 2014. Efficacy of bark strands and straw mulching after wildfire in NW Spain: Effects on erosion control and vegetation recovery. Ecological Engineering 63, 50-57 García-Moreno, J., Gordillo-Rivero, Á.J., Zavala, L.M., Jordán, A., Pereira, P. 2013. Mulch application in fruit orchards increases the persistence of soil water repellency during a 15-years period. Soil and Tillage Research 130, 62-68. García-Orenes, F., Cerdà, A., Mataix-Solera, J., Guerrero, C., Bodí, M.B., Arcenegui, V., Zornoza, R. & Sempere, J.G. 2009. Effects of agricultural management on surface soil properties and soil-water losses in eastern Spain. Soil and Tillage Research 106, 117-123. 10.1016/j.still.2009.06.002 García-Orenes, F., Guerrero, C., Roldán, A.,Mataix-Solera, J., Cerdà, A., Campoy, M., Zornoza, R., Bárcenas, G., Caravaca. F. 2010. Soil microbial biomass and activity under different agricultural management systems in a semiarid Mediterranean agroecosystem. Soil and Tillage Research 109, 110

  12. Book Review: Zarzo, E. (2016, Memoria Retórica y Experiencia Estética. Retórica, Estética y Educación. Madrid: Dykinson

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    Davide Mombelli

    2016-10-01

    revealed as a mediator between experience and expression. Its conceptual reconstruction is undertaken again, in order to achieve a concept of anthropological time that is solidary with those already rebuilt, thanks to the complementarity between the concept of time as quehacer (as task defined by José Ortega y Gasset, the temporeidad of Xavier Zubiri and the tiempo mediador (mediator time of María Zambrano. The last duality to be resolved, the relationship between memory and history, both pierced by the experience of time, is solved by addressing the issue from expression in history, and interpreting it as an attribution of temporality, which leads to the analysis of Gadamer and Ricoeur's works. Thus a current concept of experience is defined, one that assumes the internal and external continuous transitoriness as an element of the reality in which man is integrated, not as a cogitative subject but as an indissoluble part, in which the mnemonic art is perfectly integrated as a spiritual operation of meaning. After the first two sections, devoted respectively to the historical evolution of the concepts of memory and experience, the third chapter, “Experiencia estética y estética de la experiencia: tiempo y memoria en conclusión” (Aesthetic experience and aesthetics of experience: time and memory, in conclusion, closes with the historical-conceptual reconstruction. The findings raised here lead research into the field of education, since, in Esther Zarzo's view, aesthetic education of the memory is the first step toward regaining the experience of intentional time. And as such, the argument that Bildung is put before that of Form, is recovered here. A Bildung in which what is fundamental is not the resulting product, but the interior forming process in constant development. The realization that is explored is precisely its compound element of Bild, of image; that image that is imitated and in turn, also modelled to imitate, build and developed by oneself. The matter

  13. EDITORIAL: Focus on Dilute Magnetic Semiconductors FOCUS ON DILUTE MAGNETIC SEMICONDUCTORS

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    Chambers, Scott A.; Gallagher, Bryan

    2008-05-01

    Chisholm, J D Budai and D P Norton Role of charge carriers for ferromagnetism in cobalt-doped rutile TiO2 T Fukumura, H Toyosaki, K Ueno, M Nakano and M Kawasaki Ab-initio study of exchange constants and electronic structure in diluted magnetic group-IV semiconductors Silvia Picozzi and Marjana Ležaić Phase coherent transport in (Ga,Mn)As D Neumaier, K Wagner, U Wurstbauer, M Reinwald, W Wegscheider and D Weiss Hydrogen interstitials-mediated ferromagnetism in MnxGe1-x magnetic semiconductors Xin-Xin Yao, Shi-Shen Yan, Shu-Jun Hu, Xue-Ling Lin, Chong Han, Yan-Xue Chen, Guo-Lei Liu and Liang-Mo Mei Electronic structures of magnetic semiconductors FeCr2Se4 and Fe0.5Cu0.5Cr2Se4 B I Min, Seung Su Baik, H C Choi, S K Kwon and J-S Kang Investigation of pure and Co2+-doped ZnO quantum dot electronic structures using the density functional theory: choosing the right functional Ekaterina Badaeva, Yong Feng, Daniel R Gamelin and Xiaosong Li Magnetic properties of sol-gel-derived doped ZnO as a potential ferromagnetic semiconductor: a synchrotron-based study N R S Farley, K W Edmonds, A A Freeman, G van der Laan, C R Staddon, D H Gregory and B L Gallagher Local electronic structure of Cr in the II-VI diluted ferromagnetic semiconductor Zn1-xCrxTe M Kobayashi, Y Ishida, J I Hwang, G S Song, A Fujimori, C S Yang, L Lee, H-J Lin, D J Huang, C T Chen, Y Takeda, K Terai, S-I Fujimori, T Okane, Y Saitoh, H Yamagami, K Kobayashi, A Tanaka, H Saito and K Ando Lack of ferromagnetism in n-type cobalt-doped ZnO epitaxial thin films T C Kaspar, T Droubay, S M Heald, P Nachimuthu, C M Wang, V Shutthanandan, C A Johnson, D R Gamelin and S A Chambers XMCD studies on Co and Li doped ZnO magnetic semiconductors Thomas Tietze, Milan Gacic, Gisela Schütz, Gerhard Jakob, Sebastian Brück and Eberhard Goering Ferromagnetic semiconductors and the role of disorder B W Wessels An extensive comparison of anisotropies in MBE grown (Ga,Mn)As material C Gould, S Mark, K Pappert, R G Dengel, J Wenisch, R P

  14. The Dark Side of Nature: the Crime was Almost Perfect

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    2006-12-01

    Astrofisico di Arcetri, Italy), Guido Chincarini (INAF, Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera & Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy), Nino Panagia (Space Telescope Science Institute, USA), Gianpiero Tagliaferri, Dino Fugazza, Sergio Campana, Stefano Covino, and Paolo D'Avanzo (INAF, Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera, Italy), Daniele Malesani (SISSA/ISAS, Italy and Dark Cosmology Centre, Copenhagen), Vincenzo Testa, L. Angelo Antonelli, Silvia Piranomonte, and Luigi Stella (INAF, Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Italy), Vanessa Mangano (INAF/IASF Palermo, Italy), Kevin Hurley (University of California, Berkeley, USA), I. Felix Mirabel (ESO), and Leonardo J. Pellizza (Instituto de Astronomia y Fisica del Espacio). The Danish-led team is composed of Johan P. U. Fynbo, Darach Watson, Christina C. Thöne, Tamara M. Davis, Jens Hjorth, José Mará Castro Cerón, Brian L. Jensen, Maximilian D. Stritzinger, and Dong Xu (Dark Cosmology Centre, University of Copenhagen, Denmark), Jesper Sollerman (Dark Cosmology Centre and Department of Astronomy, Stockholm University, Sweden), Uffe G. Jørgensen, Tobias C. Hinse, and Kristian G. Woller (Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen), Joshua S. Bloom, Daniel Kocevski, Daniel Perley (Department of Astronomy, University of California at Berkeley, USA), Páll Jakobsson (Centre for Astrophysics Research, University of Hertfordshire, UK), John F. Graham and Andrew S. Fruchter (Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, USA), David Bersier (Astrophysics Research Institute, Liverpool John Moores University, UK), Lisa Kewley (University of Hawaii, Institute of Astronomy, USA), Arnaud Cassan and Marta Zub (Astronomisches Rechen-Institut, Zentrum für Astronomie der Universität Heidelberg, Germany), Suzanne Foley (School of Physics, University College Dublin, Ireland), Javier Gorosabel (Instituto de Astrofisica de Andalucia, Granada, Spain), Keith D. Horne (SUPA Physics/Astronomy, University of St Andrews, Scotland, UK), Sylvio

  15. A Glimpse of the Young Milky Way

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    2002-10-01

    metal content of the Sun, did indeed form in the early Universe, then it should also have been possible for low-mass Population III stars to form . If so, they would have survived until today. This implies that there is new hope to find them by means of large, systematic searches like the Hamburg/ESO Survey. Until now, follow-up spectroscopic observations - which are necessarily quite time-consuming - have only been made of about one-quarter of the 8000 low-metal-abundance candidate stars identified in that survey. It is therefore not excluded that a bona-fide Population III star may eventually be found in the course of this programme. More information The information presented in this Press Release is based on a research article ("A stellar relic from the early Milky Way" by Norbert Christlieb et al.) that appears in the research journal "Nature" on October 31, 2002. Notes [1]: This press release is issued in coordination between ESO and Hamburger Sternwarte in Germany. [2]: The team consists of Norbert Christlieb (Hamburger Sternwarte, University of Hamburg, Germany; on sabbatical leave at the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Mount Stromlo Observatory, Australia), Michael S. Bessell (Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Mount Stromlo Observatory, Australia), Timothy C. Beers (Department of Physics and Astronomy, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA), Bengt Gustafsson, Paul S. Barklem, Torgny Karlsson, Michelle Mizuno-Wiedner (Department of Astronomy and Space Physics, University of Uppsala, Sweden), Andreas Korn (University Observatory Munich, Germany) and Silvia Rossi (Instituto de Astronomia, Geofísica e Ciencias Atmosféricas, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil). [3]: Most stars in the Milky Way galaxy move within the disk, and for most of these, 1 to 2 percent of their mass consists of chemical elements that are heavier than hydrogen and helium; this is also the case for the Sun, which at 4.6 billion years is about one third of the