Repositorio Universidad del Desarrollo: Recent submissions

  • Muñoz Venturelli, Paula; Appleton, Jason P.; Anderson, Craig S; Bath, Philip M. (2018)
    Purpose of Review The management of patients with acute stroke has been revolutionized in recent years with the advent of new effective treatments. In this rapidly evolving field, we provide an update on the management ...
  • Lecaros Urzúa, Juan Alberto; López Gaete, Gonzalo (2018)
    Environmental Ethics is a type of applied ethic whose objec- tive is to guide, using principles and rules, the analysis, the deliberation, and the resolution of conflicts that are environmental and social at the same ...
  • Basso, Franco; Guajardo, Mario; Varas, Mauricio (2018)
    This paper proposes a horizontal collaborative approach for the wine bottling scheduling problem. The opportunities for collaboration in this problem are due to the fact that many local wine producers are usually located ...
  • Yoong, Sze Lin; Stockings, Emily; Chai, Li Kheng; Tzelepis, Flora; Wiggers, John; Oldmeadow, Christopher; Paul, Christine; Peruga, Armando; Kingsland, Melanie; Attia, John; Wolfenden, Luke (2018)
    Objective: To describe the prevalence and change in prevalence of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) use in youth by country and combustible smoking status. Methods: Databases and the grey literature were ...
  • Jaimes, Miguel A.; Candia, Gabriel (2018)
    This study presents a general formulation for toppling risk assessment of rigid electrical equipment during earthquakes. The seismic response, toppling fragility functions and toppling risk were examined for three ...
  • Guzmán, Ricardo Andrés; Drobny, Sammy; Rodríguez- Sickert, Carlos; (2018)
    We present a spatial agent-based model of the emergence and proliferation of premodern complex societies in an isolated region initially inhabited by simple societies. At the intrasocietal level, the model integrates scalar ...
  • Hernández, José Ignacio; Hunt, Alistair; Pazzona, Matteo; Vásquez Lavín, Felipe (2018)
    We undertake a survey that estimates WTP and WTA measures for changes in the risk of being a victim of a robbery or theft in the UK. Respondents are less likely to protest when they are asked to reveal their WTP rather ...
  • Timpel, Patrick; Henpin Yue Cesena, Fernando; Silva Costa, Cristiane da; Dorigatti Soldatelli, Matheus; Gois Jr., Emanuel; Castrillon, Eduardo; Jaime Díaz, Lina Johana; Repetto, Gabriela; Castillo Yermenos, Raul E.; Fanah, Hagos; Pacheco-Barrios, Kevin; Musallam, Wafaa; Braid, Zilda; Nesreen, Khidir; Longo Roepke, Roberta Muriel; Romo Guardado, Marcela (2018)
    Background: Overweight and obesity are significant public health concerns that are prevalent in younger age cohorts. Preventive or therapeutic interventions are difficult to implement and maintain over time. On the other ...
  • Elejalde, Erick; Ferres, Leo; Herder, Eelco; Bollen, Johan (2018)
    Even in developed countries with an active free press, news coverage can be dominated by only a few players. This can lead to a reduction of topical and community diversity. Ownership structures might further limit coverage ...
  • Larroulet Vignau, Cristián; Couyoumdjian, Juan Pablo (2018)
    Institutions matter for economic growth. Thus, the leaders who help to develop institutions, and their ideas and beliefs, must play a central role in any narrative that seeks to explain such growth. This leads to the ...
  • Núñez, Daniela; Ferrada, Ximena; Neyem, Andrés; Serpell, Alfredo; Sepúlveda, Marcos (2018)
    Knowledge management (KM) is a key element for the development of small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) in the construction industry. This is particularly relevant in Chile, where this industry is composed almost entirely ...
  • Araos, Joaquin; Alegría, Leyla; Garcia, Patricio; Cruces, Pablo; Soto, Dagoberto; Erranz, Benjamín; Amthauer, Macarena; Salomon, Tatiana; Medina, Tania; Rodríguez, Felipe; Ayala, Pedro; Borzone, Gisella R.; Meneses, Manuel; Damiani, Felipe; Retamal, Jaime; Cornejo, Rodrigo; Bugedo, Guillermo; Bruhn, Alejandro (2018)
    Rationale: There is wide variability in mechanical ventilation settings during ECMO in ARDS patients. Although lung rest is recommended to prevent further injury, there is no evidence to support it. Objectives: To ...
  • Gonzalez-Mathiesen, Constanza (2018)
    The aim of this study is to elaborate on the built and natural environment disciplines’ potential to develop applied understandings of resilience, using the example of land-use planning design guides in bushfire prone ...
  • Andrades Rivas, Eduardo (2016)
    Cuando se estudia la Historia Constitucional de Chile, una de las cuestiones que más polémica genera, es la que aborda la relación entre los Partidos y el régimen político vigente. Los claros y oscuros de esta ambivalente ...
  • Andrades Rivas, Eduardo (2018)
    El artículo examina un tópico clásico de la historiografía jurídica del siglo XIX, la afirmación de que la Monarquía Hispánica mantenía a los reinos americanos, sus supuestas colonias, en la ignorancia y el analfabetismo, ...
  • Gregorio, Cristian De; Contador, David; Campero, Mario; Ezquer, Marcelo; Ezquer, Fernando (2018)
    Diabetes mellitus (DM) is one of most common chronic diseases with an increasing incidence in most countries. Diabetic neuropathy (DN) is one of the earliest and main complications of diabetic patients, which is ...
  • Beiró, Mariano G.; Bravo, Loreto; Caro, Diego; Ferres, Leo; Graells-Garrido, Eduardo; Cattuto, Ciro (2018)
    In Latin America, shopping malls seem to offer an open, safe and democratic version of the public space. However, it is often difficult to quantitatively measure whether they indeed foster, hinder, or are neutral with ...
  • Elejalde, Erick; Ferres, Leo; Herder, Eelco (2018)
    News consumers expect news outlets to be objective and balanced in their reports of events and opinions. However, there is a growing body of evidence of bias in the media caused by underlying political and socio-economic ...
  • Ferres, Leo; Elejalde, Erick; Schifanella, Rossano (2019)
    The power of the press to shape the informational landscape of a population is unparalleled, even now in the era of democratic access to all information outlets. However, it is known that news outlets (particularly more ...
  • Bahamonde, Jorge; Bollen, Johan; Elejalde, Erick; Ferres, Leo; Poblete, Bárbara (2018)
    Even democracies endowed with the most active free press struggle to maintain diversity of news coverage. Consolidation and market forces may cause only a few dominant players to control the news cycle. Editorial policies ...

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