This book offers an interdisciplinary view of the biophysical issues related to climate change. Climate change is a phenomenon by which the long-term averages of weather events (i.e. temperature, precipitation, wind speed, etc.) that define the climate of a region are not constant but change over time. There have been a series of past periods of climatic change, registered in historical or paleoecological records.
Climate change is a long-term shift in the statistics of the weather (including its
averages). For example, it could show up as a change in climate normalcy (expected
average values for temperature and precipitation) for a given place and time of year,
from one decade to the next. We know that the global climate is currently changing.
The last decade of the 20th Century and the beginning of the 21st have been the
warmest periods in the entire global instrumental temperature record, starting in the
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Chapter 1 - Electronic health records for allied health careers. After studying this chapter, you should be able to: List three reasons why paper-based medical records are no longer adequate, discuss the economic pressures forcing changes in the health care system, describe the role of the government in bringing about changes in the health care system,…
Ideas and trends can be as contagious as viruses. Seemingly unrelated, small events can
mount to epidemic proportions, and “the slightest push” in “just the right place” will
change everything. This is what Malcolm Gladwell (2000) calls the Tipping Point, a
unique moment “when everything can change all at once.”
After decades of changes, health care is approaching this transforming moment—
and we want to be among those who deliver the push in the right place, creating a new
system, a “virtual health system,” that delivers the greatest good to the greatest number.
This second edition of our book was written 20 years after the first. There
have been great technological advances made during this period, advances
that now make possible the recording of additional physiological
measures from brain and periphery under a variety of conditions not
thought possible when we wrote the first edition.
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The role of inancial executives in any business has expanded signiicantly
in recent years as companies become more accountable to their stakeholders
and regulators. Combine this increase in accountability with the
increasing sophistication of technology, risk management, inancial analysis,
and inancial records processing, and we see that the responsibilities of
inancial executives in any organization have expanded signiicantly.
our goal with The Complete CFO Handbook is to provide inancial
executives with the background and tools for managing a company’s inancial
The annual summer warming of the Arctic in 2008 was watched closely by an army of
expert observers and other interested parties around the world. Organisations such as
the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)3 published neardaily
updates on the state of the Arctic sea ice, which every year recedes from its winter
maximum as the summer comes to the far north. The reason for this scrutiny was the
record low level of Arctic sea ice extent observed in summer 2007, when an area of ice
nearly the size of Alaska melted.
Thảm thực vật nói chung và rừng đặc biệt dưới hình thức một phần của tự nhiên
carbon chu kỳ. Mặc dù hầu hết các quy định lâu dài của khí quyển (thiên niên kỷ)
CO2 là do trao đổi với các đại dương, 1 ngắn hạn đến thảm thực vật
tăng trưởng và bị hư hoại là hiển nhiên trong CO2 trong khí quyển kéo dài nhiều năm record.
When we published the first edition of Paying for Performance in 1997, the business
climate was very different than it is today. At that time, the U.S. financial markets were in the midst of an unprecedented multiyear boom. Many established
companies were delivering record profits, but perhaps more important, a
myriad of “new economy” marvels were rewriting long-standing rules about the relationship between earnings and market value, the relative importance of
growth and profitability, and the definition of what constitutes successful business performance.
Technology is changing the qualifications required to perform both clinical and administrative allied health duties. Students entering the job market today must be familiar with the ways in which technology is used to perform on-the-job tasks. In particular, the understanding of electronic health records is essential. This text integrates the presentation of concepts with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience working with a simulated EHR software, Practice Partner.
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In preparation to this new scenario, many hardware and software companies are
investing to create new platforms able to attract customers on the clouds. Cloud
platforms provide services to create applications in competition or in alternative to
on-premises platforms, the traditional platforms based on an operating system as a
foundation, on a group of infrastructure services and on a set of packaged and cus-
In classification, we wish to construct a model from a set of historical data. The model
should describe a predetermined set of data classes. For example, in traditional direct
marketing there are usually two predetermined classes, namely the “responder” class and
the “non-responder” class. An observation or sample is a record representing an entity,
e.g. a customer. Each observation is associated with a certain number of characteristic
attributes and belongs to exactly one of the predetermined classes.
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When the walk-through is complete, the employer should
organize and analyze the data so that it may be efficiently used in
determining the proper types of PPE required at the worksite. The
employer should become aware of the different types of PPE
available and the levels of protection offered. It is definitely a good
idea to select PPE that will provide a level of protection greater than
the minimum required to protect employees from hazards.
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Our methodology is based on a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE)
calibrated model augmented with endogenous market structures in line with recent
developments in the macroeconomic literature (see Etro, 2009, for a survey). This
model is perturbed with a realistic structural change to the cost structure, with the
purpose to study the short and long term reactions of the economy. Therefore, our
methodology is based on a solid theoretical framework and provides results that
can be easily replicated by economists. However, it has some limitations that we
need to point out.