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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Interactions in the microbiome: communities of organisms and communities of genes

Eva Boon, Conor J. Meehan, Chris Whidden, Dennis H.-J. Wong, Morgan G.I. Langille and Robert G. Beiko.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 20180 words.

Progress in our understanding of microbial communities requires clearly articulated and applied definitions of communities and the entities that constitute them, as well as new approaches...

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The move into the community

Tom Burns.

in Psychiatry: A Very Short Introduction

September 2006; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Psychology. 4854 words.

‘The move into the community’ considers deinstitutionalization. Most large mental hospitals in the UK and the US have closed. The emptying of the institutions was partly due to the...

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Protecting the Community Through Child Vaccination

Evan J Anderson, Michael A Daugherty, Larry K Pickering, Walter A Orenstein and Ram Yogev.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 5508 words.

Abstract

The direct impact of vaccines on children is well described, but the major public health impact of indirect protection provided to the community by...

Decoding molecular interactions in microbial communities

Nicole A. Abreu and Michiko E. Taga.

Edited by Aimee Shen.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

September 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 12530 words.

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Understanding how microbes interact is key to deciphering microbial community assembly and stability; approaches that span whole communities to single isolate...

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Aspergillosis: nosocomial or community-acquired?

Marie-Christine Nicolle, Thomas Benet and Philippe Vanhems.

in Medical Mycology

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 3038 words.

Discrimination between nosocomial and community infections is important for investigation and prevention. Nosocomial and hospital-acquired infections require appropriate hospital control...

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Probing the Audience of Seniors’ Online Communities

Galit Nimrod.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

September 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing; Geriatric Medicine. 7611 words.

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Participation in online communities that are dedicated to older adults is a significant trend in elders’ use of the Internet. The present study...

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Seniors’ Online Communities: A Quantitative Content Analysis

Galit Nimrod.

in The Gerontologist

June 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing; Psychology; Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 5640 words.

Purpose:  To examine the contents and characteristics of seniors’ online communities and to explore their potential benefits to older adults. null...

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Community Social Characteristics and Health at Older Ages: Evidence From 156 Religious Communities

Catherine E Bowen and Marc Luy.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

October 2018; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 6822 words.

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Previous studies have found that individuals’ health is associated with the social...

Community Permission for Medical Research in Developing Countries

Dapa A. Diallo, Ogobara K. Doumbo, Christopher V. Plowe, Thomas E. Wellems, Ezekiel J. Emanuel and Samia A Hurst.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 2712 words.

The realization of the need for community consent, or more accurately community permission, for research has occurred relatively recently. Practical experience with it is scarce. This...

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Implementing a University–Community–Retail Partnership Model to Facilitate Community Education on Universal Design

Christine A. Price, Susan L. Zavotka and Margaret H. Teaford.

in The Gerontologist

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 3827 words.

Purpose: A collaborative partnership model was used to develop and implement a state-wide community education program on universal design. null...

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The Fun Culture in Seniors’ Online Communities

Galit Nimrod.

in The Gerontologist

April 2011; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 7166 words.

Purpose of the study:  Previous research found that “fun on line” is the most dominant content in seniors’ online communities. The present study...

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The Place of Community in Medical Encounters*

D. Micah Hester.

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 0 words.

Disease and injury creates a break between the individual and the community which compromises the individual's status within the community as well as the integrity of the self as a...

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Community-Acquired Legionella Pneumonia: New Insights from the German Competence Network for Community Acquired Pneumonia

Heike von Baum, Santiago Ewig, Reinhard Marre, Norbert Suttorp, Susanne Gonschior, Tobias Welte and Christian Lück.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

May 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 3994 words.

Background . The Competence Network for Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAPNETZ) offers a unique opportunity to study the epidemiology of...

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Social Participation and Cognitive Decline Among Community-dwelling Older Adults: A Community-based Longitudinal Study

Kimiko Tomioka, Norio Kurumatani and Hiroshi Hosoi.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

June 2018; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 5493 words.

Abstract

Objective

To examine whether social participation (SP) by older individuals is associated with cognitive...

Novel Prevention Program for Trichinellosis in Inuit Communities

Proulx Jean-François, J. Dick MacLean, W. Gyorkos Theresa, Leclair Daniel, Richter Anne-Katrin, Serhir Bouchra, Forbes Lorry and A. Gajadhar Alvin.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

June 2002; p ublished online June 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4532 words.

Repeated outbreaks of trichinellosis caused by the consumption of Trichinella-infected walrus (Odobenus rosmarus) meat, which have sometimes led to serious morbidity, have stimulated Inuit...

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Treatment as Prevention: Arriving at Community Consensus

Gus Cairns, A. Cornelius Baker, Nikos Dedes, Anna Zakowicz and Brian West.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4182 words.

At a satellite meeting preceding the 2013 Controlling the HIV Epidemic With Antiretrovirals evidence summit in London, England, a group of organizations and advocates discussed and...

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Risk Factors Associated with Community-Onset CRE Colonization

Stephen Blatt, Tamara Bininashvilli and Jenni Steinbrunner.

in Open Forum Infectious Diseases

P ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

Abstract

Background

Carbapenem-resistance is an emerging threat to the healthcare system and is challenging the...

Identifying Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities: A Spatial Analysis

Maricruz Rivera-Hernandez, Takashi Yamashita and Jennifer M. Kinney.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

July 2015; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 6133 words.

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Guided by the concept of “aging in place” and potential policy implications, the study analyzed naturally occurring retirement communities...

Tuberculosis Transmission to Young Children in a South African Community: Modeling Household and Community Infection Risks

Robin Wood, Simon Johnstone-Robertson, Pieter Uys, John Hargrove, Keren Middelkoop, Stephen D. Lawn and Linda-Gail Bekker.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

August 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4338 words.

Background. Tuberculosis transmission is determined by contact between infectious and susceptible individuals. A recent study reported a 4% annual...

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Implementing Antimicrobial Stewardship in Two Community Nepali Hospitals

Michael P Veve, Linda M Kaljee, Tyler Prentiss, Rajesh Dhoj Joshi, Shankar Man Rai, Basudha Shrestha, Deepak Chandra Bajracharya and Marcus J Zervos.

in Open Forum Infectious Diseases

P ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

Abstract

Background

Antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASP) are crucial to improving patient outcomes and...