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Construction and demolition waste management in developing countries: a diagnosis from 265 construction sites in the Lima Metropolitan Area
(Taylor & Francis, 2023)
The construction industry is a driver of economic and social development in developing countries; however, it is also one of the primary sources of entropic elements such as construction and demolition waste (CDW). Since ...
Association of Serum Pyridoxal Phosphate Levels with Established Status Epilepticus
Background The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of pyridoxine deficiency, measured by pyridoxal phosphate (PLP) levels, in patients admitted to the hospital with established (benzodiazepine-resistant) ...
Nurtured and sorrowful: Positive and negative emotional appeals in early COVID-19 themed brand communications
(Universidad de Navarra, 2023)
This study examines the prevalence of emotional appeals in COVID-19-themed brand advertisements from around the world in the months immediately following the World Health Organization’s declaration of the coronavirus ...
Toward noninvasive monitoring of plant leaf water content by electrical impedance spectroscopy
Plant water content is one key factor that affects the wellbeing of plants. Furthermore, detecting plant water needs in a timely manner is important when considering irrigation strategies (water management). A first step ...
Psychometric review of the perceived stress scale under CFA and Rasch models in Lima, Peru
(Frontiers Media S.A., 2023)
Stress is a public health disease that is increasing rapidly in the population worldwide, so it is necessary to take measures for detection and evaluation, through short scales. The purpose of the study was to analyze the ...
A validation and comparison of three measures of participants’ disposition to feel moved (introducing the Geneva Sentimentality Scale)
(Taylor & Francis Group, 2023)
In the past years, psychologists have been increasingly interested in feelings of “being moved” (or “touched”) and their impact on cognition and behaviour. However, to better understand their long-term impact, we need a ...
Simplified methodological approach for estimating the mean repair time of building portfolios directed to the development of seismic resilience policies, based on the distribution of resources
Recovery from a catastrophic seismic event is dependent on multiple aspects involving resilience capacity. Disaster Risk Reduction management includes the development of policies focused on the preparedness to overcome the ...
Online learning environments for the promotion of undergraduate research in pandemic times: A case study in an engineering program
(Rajarambapu Institute Of Technology, 2023)
This case study explores the use of online learning environments as an alternative tool for the promotion of undergraduate research culture within an engineering program during the COVID-19 pandemic times. This context ...
Optimisation and Characterisation of the Protein Hydrolysate of Scallops (Argopecten purpuratus) Visceral By-Products
In this research, scallops (Argopecten purpuratus) visceral meal (SVM) and defatted meal (SVMD) were analysed for their proximal composition, protein solubility, and amino acid profile. Hydrolysed proteins isolated from ...
Dietas mediáticas de adultos mayores peruanos para informarse, educarse y entretenerse: estudio exploratorio
(Ediciones Universidad de Salamanca, 2023)
A partir de un estudio de panel a nivel nacional, este artículo explora las dietas mediáticas de la población mayor de 60 años en el Perú. Los estudios que abordan este grupo etario son escasos y se limitan a examinar las ...