Advertisement

Topics

Open Defecation Sites, Unmet Sanitation Needs, and Potential Sanitary Risks in Atlanta, Georgia, 2017-2018.

08:00 EDT 19th July 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Open Defecation Sites, Unmet Sanitation Needs, and Potential Sanitary Risks in Atlanta, Georgia, 2017-2018."

To survey the spatial distribution and enteric pathogen profile of discarded human feces in the city of Atlanta, Georgia.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: American journal of public health
ISSN: 1541-0048
Pages: e1-e3

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [15364 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Prevalence of open defecation among households with toilets and associated factors in rural south India: an analytical cross-sectional study.

India's National Sanitation Mission aims to end open defecation by changing social norms and behaviours coupled with financial subsidies to build toilets. An earlier evaluation in the rural Dharmapuri...

Rapid monitoring and evaluation of a community-led total sanitation program using smartphones.

India accounts for around 50% of the world's open defecation, and under a World Bank initiative, a rural district was selected to be the first open defecation-free (ODF) district in Punjab. Considerin...

Assessment of community led total sanitation and hygiene approach on improvement of latrine utilization in Laelay Maichew District, North Ethiopia. A comparative cross-sectional study.

Lack of latrines remain a widespread health and environmental hazard in many developing countries. Low latrine utilization mostly affects the poor, rural and marginalized communities as the majority o...

MR Defecography in Assessing Functional Defecation Disorder: Diagnostic Value of the Defecation Phase in Detection of Dyssynergic Defecation and Pelvic Floor Prolapse in Females.

Dyssynergic defecation (DD) and pelvic floor prolapse often coexist in female functional defecation disorder. A retrospective study was performed to evaluate the ability of dynamic MR sequences with t...

Exploring the relationship between sanitation and mental and social well-being: A systematic review and qualitative synthesis.

The WHO defines health not as the absence of disease but as a "state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being." To date, public health research on sanitation has focused mainly on the impac...

Clinical Trials [4802 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Research on the Impact of Targeted Subsidies Within Open Defecation Free (ODF) Communities

This study evaluates targeted subsidies as a strategy to improve sanitation infrastructure and behaviours in communities that have reached Open Defecation Free (ODF) status after a Communi...

The Impact of Enhanced, Demand-side Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion on Sustained Behavior Change and Health in Ethiopia

This study is a two-year evaluation investigating the impacts of an enhanced, demand-side sanitation and hygiene intervention on sustainable adoption of improved water, sanitation, and hyg...

Defecation Postures for Functional Consumption

Whether functional consumption is influenced by defecation postures is unclear. The investigators investigated effects of defecation postures on functional consumption.

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Constipation

Difficult defecation is a common symptom involving with patients'life quality. The stool pattern of these patients might be related to the contribution of gut microbiota. This pilot study ...

Gut Microbiota and Stool Frequency

We hypothesized that some difference in the composition and distribution of gut microbiota in people with a large number of defecation (two or three times a day or more), people with norma...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A system of artificial or natural drains, generally used for the disposal of liquid wastes.

Local surface sites on antibodies which react with antigen determinant sites on antigens. They are formed from parts of the variable regions of FAB FRAGMENTS.

Changing an operative procedure from an endoscopic surgical procedure to an open approach during the INTRAOPERATIVE PERIOD.

The normal process of elimination of fecal material from the RECTUM.

The development and establishment of environmental conditions favorable to the health of the public.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Searches Linking to this Article