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La pandemia de la COVID-19, la fuerza mayor y la alteración de las circunstancias en materia contractual
(Universidad de Chile. Centro Interdisciplinario de Estudios en Bioética., 2020)
La declaratoria del estado de emergencia, a causa de la pandemia de la covid-19, exige un análisis de la vigencia de las relaciones contractuales y cómo estas pueden verse afectadas por eventos extraordinarios, imprevisibles ...
Letter to the Editor: COVID-19 Infections Do Not Change with Increasing Altitudes from 1,000 to 4,700 m
(Mary Ann Lieber, 2020)
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infection, after the first case reported in Wuhan, China, on December 31, 2019 and declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization in March 2020, has climbed by September 2nd to 26,076,572 ...
COVID-19 pandemic lockdown and problematic eating behaviors in a student population
(NLM (Medline), 2020)
Background and aims: Since mid-March 2020, over 3 billion people have been confined as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Problematic eating behaviors are likely to be impacted by the pandemic through multiple pathways. ...
Community-Based Resistance Strategies among a Group of Trans Women in Lima, Peru during the COVID-19 Pandemic
This study explores the community-based strategies that a group of trans women living in Lima, Peru, employed to resist the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on their wellbeing. Data was collected through participant ...
High altitude reduces infection rate of COVID-19 but not case-fatality rate
Coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) is a pandemic caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). It is suggested that life at high altitude may reduce COVID infections and case-fatality rates ...
Consumption behavior and residential food waste during the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in Brazil
The objective of this research was to look into the self-reported food consumption and wastage behavior in Brazil during the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak and the motivations to prevent this waste. The data were collected ...
Multiple relationships between aerosol and COVID-19: A framework for global studies
COVID-19 (Corona Virus Disease 2019) is a severe respiratory syndrome currently causing a human global pandemic. The original virus, along with newer variants, is highly transmissible. Aerosols are a multiphase system ...
The Peru Approach against the COVID-19 Infodemic: Insights and Strategies
(The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2020)
The COVID-19 epidemic has spawned an "infodemic," with excessive and unfounded information that hinders an appropriate public health response. This perspective describes a selection of COVID-19 fake news that originated ...
Self-medication practices during the COVID-19 pandemic among the adult population in Peru: A cross-sectional survey
Self-medication impacts both negatively and positively the health of people, which has become evident during the COVID-19 pandemic. The study aimed to assess the prevalence of self-medicated drugs used for respiratory ...
Tratamiento de la COVID-19 en Perú y Bolivia y los riesgos de la automedicación
(Editorial Ciencias Medicas, 2020)
Introducción: Se están utilizando diversos fármacos para la sintomatología que causa la COVID-19 sin que estén aprobados para esos fines. Muchos de estos medicamentos tienen un margen de seguridad pequeño y tienen efectos ...