EcuadorColonialism: The aggregate of various economic, political, and social policies by which an imperial power maintains or extends its control over other areas or peoples. It includes the practice of or belief in acquiring and retaining colonies. The emphasis is less on its identity as an ideological political system than on its designation in a period of history. (Webster, 3d ed; from Dr. J. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)South AmericaColombiaSmall Business: For-profit enterprise with relatively few to moderate number of employees and low to moderate volume of sales.ArchivesEntrepreneurship: The organization, management, and assumption of risks of a business or enterprise, usually implying an element of change or challenge and a new opportunity.Cell Nucleus: Within a eukaryotic cell, a membrane-limited body which contains chromosomes and one or more nucleoli (CELL NUCLEOLUS). The nuclear membrane consists of a double unit-type membrane which is perforated by a number of pores; the outermost membrane is continuous with the ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM. A cell may contain more than one nucleus. (From Singleton & Sainsbury, Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, 2d ed)Health Insurance Exchanges: State-provided health insurance marketplaces established under the PATIENT PROTECTION AND AFFORDABLE CARE ACT.Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Mountaineering: A sport involving mountain climbing techniques.Frostbite: Damage to tissues as the result of low environmental temperatures.Mythology: A body of stories, the origins of which may be unknown or forgotten, that serve to explain practices, beliefs, institutions or natural phenomena. Mythology includes legends and folk tales. It may refer to classical mythology or to a body of modern thought and modern life. (From Webster's 1st ed)Medicine in ArtMyxedema: A condition characterized by a dry, waxy type of swelling (EDEMA) with abnormal deposits of MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDES in the SKIN and other tissues. It is caused by a deficiency of THYROID HORMONES. The skin becomes puffy around the eyes and on the cheeks. The face is dull and expressionless with thickened nose and lips.Altitude: A vertical distance measured from a known level on the surface of a planet or other celestial body.Foot: The distal extremity of the leg in vertebrates, consisting of the tarsus (ANKLE); METATARSUS; phalanges; and the soft tissues surrounding these bones.Growth Disorders: Deviations from the average values for a specific age and sex in any or all of the following: height, weight, skeletal proportions, osseous development, or maturation of features. Included here are both acceleration and retardation of growth.Mutation: Any detectable and heritable change in the genetic material that causes a change in the GENOTYPE and which is transmitted to daughter cells and to succeeding generations.Dwarfism: A genetic or pathological condition that is characterized by short stature and undersize. Abnormal skeletal growth usually results in an adult who is significantly below the average height.Point Mutation: A mutation caused by the substitution of one nucleotide for another. This results in the DNA molecule having a change in a single base pair.Mutation, Missense: A mutation in which a codon is mutated to one directing the incorporation of a different amino acid. This substitution may result in an inactive or unstable product. (From A Dictionary of Genetics, King & Stansfield, 5th ed)VenezuelaDissent and Disputes: Differences of opinion or disagreements that may arise, for example, between health professionals and patients or their families, or against a political regime.Submarine Medicine: The field of medicine concerned with conditions affecting the health of people in submarines or sealabs.Encephalitis Virus, Venezuelan Equine: A species of ALPHAVIRUS that is the etiologic agent of encephalomyelitis in humans and equines. It is seen most commonly in parts of Central and South America.Encephalomyelitis, Venezuelan Equine: A form of arboviral encephalitis endemic to Central America and the northern latitudes of South America. The causative organism (ENCEPHALITIS VIRUS, VENEZUELAN EQUINE) is transmitted to humans and horses via the bite of several mosquito species. Human viral infection may be asymptomatic or remain restricted to a mild influenza-like illness. Encephalitis, usually not severe, occurs in a small percentage of cases and may rarely feature SEIZURES and COMA. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1996, Ch26, pp9-10)Child Custody: The formally authorized guardianship or care of a CHILD.Ambergris: A gray substance found in the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT of the SPERM WHALE.Hospitals, AnimalSurgery, Veterinary: A board-certified specialty of VETERINARY MEDICINE, requiring at least four years of special education, training, and practice of veterinary surgery after graduation from veterinary school. In the written, oral, and practical examinations candidates may choose either large or small animal surgery. (From AVMA Directory, 43d ed, p278)Costa RicaVeterinarians: Individuals with a degree in veterinary medicine that provides them with training and qualifications to treat diseases and injuries of animals.Photography: Method of making images on a sensitized surface by exposure to light or other radiant energy.Love: Affection; in psychiatry commonly refers to pleasure, particularly as it applies to gratifying experiences between individuals.Economic Development: Mobilization of human, financial, capital, physical and or natural resources to generate goods and services.Interlibrary LoansKyphoplasty: Procedures to restore vertebrae to their original shape following vertebral compression fractures by inflating a balloon inserted into the vertebrae, followed by removal of the balloon and injection of BONE CEMENTS to fill the cavity.Fractures, Compression: Crumbling or smashing of cancellous BONE by forces acting parallel to the long axis of bone. It is applied particularly to vertebral body fractures (SPINAL FRACTURES). (Blauvelt and Nelson, A Manual of Orthopedic Terminology, 1994, p4)UruguayArgentinaSoccer: A game in which a round inflated ball is advanced by kicking or propelling with any part of the body except the hands or arms. The object of the game is to place the ball in opposite goals.Warm-Up Exercise: Physical activities done to prepare the body for more intense physical activities.Anniversaries and Special Events: Occasions to commemorate an event or occasions designated for a specific purpose.Rivers: Large natural streams of FRESH WATER formed by converging tributaries and which empty into a body of water (lake or ocean).Rwanda: A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA, east of DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO, west of TANZANIA. Its capital is Kigali. It was formerly part of the Belgian trust territory of Ruanda-Urund.Electricity: The physical effects involving the presence of electric charges at rest and in motion.Water: A clear, odorless, tasteless liquid that is essential for most animal and plant life and is an excellent solvent for many substances. The chemical formula is hydrogen oxide (H2O). (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Bioelectric Energy Sources: Electric power supply devices which convert biological energy, such as chemical energy of metabolism or mechanical energy of periodic movements, into electrical energy.Biofuels: Hydrocarbon-rich byproducts from the non-fossilized BIOMASS that are combusted to generate energy as opposed to fossilized hydrocarbon deposits (FOSSIL FUELS).Water Supply: Means or process of supplying water (as for a community) usually including reservoirs, tunnels, and pipelines and often the watershed from which the water is ultimately drawn. (Webster, 3d ed)Conservation of Energy Resources: Planned management, use, and preservation of energy resources.
Quito - Ecuador. Omanut Laam - for the promotion of culture and art in small communities. Non Governmental Organization, Member ... Ecuador - Israel cultural Institute - Civic Association, Member of the board. Quito - Ecuador. The Shalom (Peace) Club - Civic ... Battling Desertification in southern Ecuador: As part of the efforts to battle desertification in southern Ecuador and foster ... Mansour served as Ambassador of Israel to Ecuador. Prior to that, he served as DCM in the Israeli Embassy in Portugal and as ...
... submarginal spot is absent or small. Eastern slopes of the Andes from North Ecuador to Central Peru, Upper Amazon. zoros R. & J ... Ecuador to Bolivia; Brazil. thyastinus Oberthur. The submarginal spots between the 2. and 3. radial of the forewing separated ... northwest Ecuador, Panama. P. t. occidentalis Maza, 1982 southwest Mexico (Guerrero, El Faisanal, Nueva Delhi) Forewing with ... southeast Ecuador, southeast Colombia), Peru, north Bolivia, Amazonas P. t. panamensis (Oberthür, 1879) Costa Rica, west ...
... is a small tree native to the western slopes of the Andes in southern Ecuador and Peru. Small dioecious ... Male inflorescence a small cyme with many flowers; tiny 5- or 7-lobed calyx; 5- or 7- lobed corolla; stamens twice as many as ... Chungay (in Ecuador). Mito, uliucana, jerju, odeque (in Peru). Edible fruit. Propagated by seeds. "Vasconcella candicans". www. ...
Sepals are smaller than those of B. patula, usually less than 30 mm long. Tropicos The Plant List Kew World Checklist of ... Orchids of Ecuador. Icones Plantarum Tropicarum 1: 1-100. CONABIO. 2009. Catálogo taxonómico de especies de México. 1. In ...
Externally, the two species of mountain coatis are quite similar, but the eastern mountain coati is overall smaller, somewhat ... ARKive (2010). Nasuella olivacea in Ecuador. Photo by Nigel Simpson/Jocotoco Foundation.. ... from Colombia and Ecuador. A population discovered in southern Peru (more than 1,000 km or 620 mi south of the previous ... Small Carnivore Conservation. 41: 65-74. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-01-16. Retrieved 2013-08-20. Pacheco, V., R. ...
The margins of the hindwings show a series of small white spots. This species can be found in NW. Venezuela, Colombia and ... Ecuador) Ithomia avella deliciae Fox, 1941 (Colombia) Ithomia avella katherineae Fox, 1971 (Colombia) Ithomia avella salazari ... Vitale & Bollino, 2000 (Ecuador) Ithomia avella miraculosa Lamas, 2003 (Colombia) Funet Biolib Butterflies of America Ithomia ... Ecuador. Ithomia avella avella (Colombia) Ithomia avella cesleria Hewitson, 1855 (Colombia) Ithomia avella epona Hewitson, 1869 ...
Eastern Ecuador, widely distributed. Uncommon and little known. No known threats. D'Abrera, B. (1981). Butterflies of the ... Wings slightly yellowish, beneath slightly reddish; bands narrow, 4. band of the forewing reduced to a small spot, 6. band ... above and beneath smaller than in the name-typical protesilaus; hindwing beneath with long arrow-shaped patch before the ...
They have a small thumb which is included in the membrane of the wing, causing the 'thumbless' appearance. Miller, B.; Reid, F ... It is found in Costa Rica, Brazil, Venezuela; Colombia; Ecuador; Suriname; French Guiana; Guyana; Panama; Trinidad, and Peru. ...
Gomez, Nelson (1994). Atlas del Ecuador. Editorial Ediguias. ISBN 9978-89-009-2. "Selva Alegre Ecuador, CT-NVI-D3". IGM. 1988. ... Nearby populated places are Bellavista and Sabadel and the nearest villages or small towns are Zaruma and Manu. ...
Ecuador: su realidad. Quito, Ecuador: Fundación "José Peralta", 2007. p. 388 www.cedocut.org Organized labour portal. ... Its primary base are unions in small and medium-sized companies, farmers and neighbourhood associations. CEDOCUT was founded on ... is a trade union centre in Ecuador. It has a membership of over 86,000.[citation needed] As of 2006, CEDOCUT organized 92 trade ...
It is endemic to Ecuador. It occurs in the high Andes between 2000 and 4000 meters in elevation, where it grows in cloud forest ... It is also cultivated on a small scale. Santiana, J. & Pitman, N. (2004). "Aegiphila ferruginea". The IUCN Red List of ...
It is found in Ecuador. The wingspan is 7-9 mm. The forewings are slightly pale-freckled except on the edge of the dorsal ... There is also a small whitish-ochreous spot on costa at three-fourths. The hindwings are light grey, in males with an ...
They look somewhat like a straight, small banana with rounded ends. It was given this name in New Zealand, where passionfruit ... Ecuador); parcha, taxo (Venezuela), tumbo or curuba (Bolivia); tacso, tumbo, tumbo del norte, trompos, tintin or purpur (Peru ...
... hoehnei (Brazil) Catasetum hookeri (Brazil) Catasetum incurvum : Bent Catasetum (Ecuador to Peru). Catasetum ... Small-toothed Catasetum (Brazil). Catasetum discolor : Differently Colored Catasetum (S. Trop. America). Catasetum × ... Brazil). Catasetum tenebrosum : Dark-brown Catasetum (Ecuador to Peru). Catasetum tenuiglossum (Peru). Catasetum thompsonii ( ... S. America). Catasetum samaniegoi (Ecuador). Catasetum sanguineum : Red Catasetum (Colombia to Venezuela). Catasetum sanguineum ...
Ecuador Highway 15). Its accessibility has led to small hotels and hostels being built, primarily for low-income surfers. The ... Mompiche Beach - Ecuador Beaches. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Ensenada de Mompiche: Ecuador, retrieved 2017-06-26 ... It may be reached by ferry across the Muisne Rive from the small town of El Relleno. Mompiche village at the south of the bay ... It extends north from the small fishing village of Mompiche to the river estuary at Muisne. It is a popular place for surfing, ...
... is a small species of bright yellow and green toad in the family Bufonidae. It is endemic to Ecuador. It has ... species of Atelopus from Ecuador (Anura: Bufonidae)" Zootaxa 1557 (2007): 1-32.. ...
... is a bush or small tree reaching 3.0-4.9 m (10-16 ft) in height. It has an alternate insertion of ... originating from Guayaquil Basin and south of the Gulf of Guayaquil in Ecuador. They are usually found growing in flat areas at ... They are endemic to Ecuador. Since March 2014, they have been listed as Extinct in the Wild by the IUCN. ...
The climate is so dry as to have given it the name of Piurita ("little Piura"). The southern boundary of the Cara culture, ... Pomasqui is a village in Quito Canton, Ecuador. Located 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) north of Quito, and 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) from ... Rachowiecki, Rob; Palmerlee, Danny (1 August 2003). Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands. Lonely Planet. pp. 123-. ISBN 978-1- ...
Ecuador). Restrepia guttulata : Small-spotted Restrepia (Venezuela to Ecuador). Restrepia iris : Rainbow Restrepia (SE. Ecuador ... Ecuador). Restrepia dodsonii : Dodson's Restrepia (Ecuador). Restrepia echinata (E. Colombia to Peru). Restrepia echo (Colombia ... These tiny epiphytic and rarely lithophytic orchids lack pseudobulbs. The erect, thick, leathery leaf is elliptic-ovate in ... Ecuador). Restrepia contorta : Twisted Restrepia (W. South America). Restrepia cuprea : Copper-colored Restrepia (Colombia). ...
They are shrubs and small to medium-sized trees growing to 3-25 m tall. The leaves are opposite, simple. The flowers are ... Ecuador, Peru, Malaysia Chionanthus pubicalyx (Ridl.) Kiew - Borneo Chionanthus purpureus Lam. - Sri Lanka Chionanthus pygmaeus ... Merr.) Kiew - Philippines Chionanthus colonchensis Cornejo & Bonifaz - Ecuador Chionanthus compactus Sw. - Caribbean ... Small (Pygmy Fringetree) - Southeastern United States (Florida) Chionanthus quadristamineus F.Muell. - Australia (Lord Howe ...
There is little information about its population but it may have been affected by habitat modification and pollution due to ... It can be found on Ecuador. A. fissidens occurs on stony stream bottoms or on muddy streambeds with pebbles, it is also found ... It prefers depths of between 0.1-0.9 m and it feeds on small arthropods and detritus. It has been recorded from the Mataje and ... Santiago river basins in northwestern Ecuador between altitudes of 1000m to 2700m. ...
"A Small Giant Rises - Football In Ecuador". sportsrants.com. 7 September 2015. Retrieved 24 February 2017. "Statistika ... "Ecuador Used to Be a Joke. Now It's Laughing All the Way to the World Cup". slate.com. 27 May 2014. Retrieved 24 February 2017 ... Drašković managed Ecuador at the Copa América tournament in 1989, 1991 and 1993. At club level, Drašković was manager of a ... He is considered as one of the pioneers of modern football in Ecuador. During his playing career, Drašković played for Spartak ...
The automotive industry in Ecuador is small, with an annual production 20-40 thousand units. BYD has also expanded into Ecuador ... Zastava cars were exported by small quantities to 70 countries all over the world, including the UK. With the Yugo small car, ... Having some small auto production in socialist Yugoslavia, Slovenia became one of the new East European car making countries ... Socialist Bulgaria has small auto industry including nearly 20 thousand units of self-developed Chavdar trucks and buses as ...
Ecuador, Perú Arcytophyllum ericoides (Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.) Standl. - Ecuador, Perú Arcytophyllum fasciculatum (A.Gray) ... Their leaves are oppositely arranged, small, sessile or sub-sessile, and possess inconspicuous secondary venation. Flowers are ... Bolivia, Perú, Ecuador, Colombia Arcytophyllum thymifolium (Ruiz & Pav.) Standl. - Colombia, Ecuador, Perú Arcytophyllum ... Ecuador, Peru Arcytophyllum is a monophyletic genus when A. serpyllaceum is excluded, as this species has been shown to be more ...
It also owns the following smaller airlines: DHL de Guatemala, Guatemala City. Aero Express Del Ecuador, Guayaquil, Ecuador. ...
Ecuador. *Find this book in the National Library of Ecuador (Biblioteca Nacional Eugenio Espejo) Library catalogue ... Find this book in the University of Arkansas at Little Rock library catalog ...
small business. Ecuador Import Export Markets EscapeArtist Editor Oct 16, 2013. Easy come, easy go, certainly doesnt define ... the fate of Ecuador Import Export Markets as recent as 2003, when this nation-state held a significant trade deficit. Even in ...
Home News Brief Ecuador Weapons Seizure Points to Thriving Small Arms Trade ... Ecuador has long been a source country of black market weapons for Colombia, according to a report by RAND, with trafficked ... Ecuadors military seized 170 firearms in the south of the country, raising the issue once again of the countrys importance as ... This history of involvement in the arms trade in Ecuador would seemingly make the FARC a potential recipient for the 170 ...
Urbanisation is associated with prevalence of childhood asthma in diverse, small rural communities in Ecuador ... Urbanisation is associated with prevalence of childhood asthma in diverse, small rural communities in Ecuador ... The study was conducted in small rural communities in the districts of Eloy Alfaro and San Lorenzo in a humid tropical region ... Risk factors for atopic and non atopic asthma in rural area of Ecuador. Thorax 2010;65:409-16. ...
... well explore Ecuadors colonial cities, cloud forests, and ancient history, with culture, color, and natural wonders. ... Join us below the Equator in beautiful and temperate Ecuador! Following the route of the Andes, ... As long as youre there…why not go a little farther? Ecuador is home to both the Galapagos Islands and the Amazon jungle. ... There is simply no better way to explore Ecuador. To get a taste of what Ecuador offers, check out our blog posts from our ...
Climb three peaks in Ecuador on this 5-day trip with sweet ascents, delicious cultural cuisine and stunning views. Ecuador ... Small duffel bag. Large enough to hold everything youre not taking on the mountain. Will be stored at hotel, to be used after ... Your trip to Ecuador begins at the Hacien-da Rumilo-ma. This unique hacien-da will help you set-tle into the Ecuador coun-try- ... We begin our adven-ture in Ecuador with an ori-en-ta-tion in Quito (9,350 ft / 2850 m), the worlds sec-ond high-est cap-i-tal ...
Antibiotic Resistance in Small-Scale Poultry Farming in Ecuador Antibiotic Resistance in Small-Scale Poultry Farming in Ecuador ... 3 thoughts on "Antibiotic Resistance in Small-Scale Poultry Farming in Ecuador" * N Fawcett says: ... Antibiotic Resistance in Animal and Environmental Samples Associated with Small-Scale Poultry Farming in Northwestern Ecuador, ... TAGS: antibiotic resistance Braykov chicken Ecuador mSphere poultry Alex Alexiev. Alex Alexiev is a recent UC Davis graduate ...
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... a small group of bird-watchers in Ecuador stared intently as a diminutive bird darted along the ground. They soon realized they ... The fact that this species was alive and well in Tapichalacas cloud forest in southwest Ecuador galvanized them into action. ... Within a short time, the group founded one of Ecuadors leading nonprofit conservation groups, the Jocotoco Conservation ... In 1998, a small group of bird-watchers in Ecuador stared intently as a diminutive bird darted along the ground. They soon ...
A genetic mutation in a population in Ecuador seems to prevent diabetes and ward off cancer. Its also responsible for their ... Longo says youd expect all this protection to allow the small people in Ecuador to live longer than their taller relatives. ... Gene Mutation Key To Ecuador Groups Health A genetic mutation in a population in Ecuador seems to prevent diabetes and ward ... Gene Mutation Key To Ecuador Groups Health. Listen · 3:42 3:42. ...
New composting toilet design launched in Ecuador, which really need... The hot poop on alternative toilets, Tiny house edition ... I does not need to be dried, turned into little balls and coated with wax. Really. ... and could even produce a little extra for mobile phone charging" and the drawing shows a "gasifier to combust water (?) and ... "a locally sited small scale gasifier sized to accommodate around 40 toilets." ...
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Manakins feed on small fruits, berries, and insects. Seventeen species have been recorded in Ecuador. Dwarf tyrant-manakin, ... One species has been recorded in Ecuador. Barn owl, Tyto alba Order: Strigiformes Family: Strigidae The typical owls are small ... Sparrows are seed eaters, but they also consume small insects. One species has been recorded in Ecuador. House sparrow, Passer ... Most have small feet, of little use for walking, and long pointed wings. Their soft plumage is camouflaged to resemble bark or ...
The Little Team that Could! Ecuador. Apr 24 During the month of April World Vets had a team in Ecuador. We anticipated this to ... Working in two municipalities in Northern Ecuador, our little team was able to perform hundreds of free sterilization surgeries ... For the second year in a row a World Vets team arrived on the tiny Caribbean island of Nevis to assist the local rescue group ...
The Little Team that Could! Ecuador. Apr 24 During the month of April World Vets had a team in Ecuador. We anticipated this to ... World Vets Continues Small Animal Project in Peru. Jul 01 During the month of June World Vets continued its small animal ... Working in two municipalities in Northern Ecuador, our little team was able to perform hundreds of free sterilization surgeries ... Earlier this month World Vets had a small scout team in Cambodia to carry out a pilot project in Siem Reap. Despite a small ...
Home to the second largest port in Ecuador. *Otavalo - Small town only two hours north of the capital famous for its Saturday ... Baños- The adventure capital of Ecuador at the foot of an active volcano having small eruptions of ash and lava. Volcano ... There are many low-cost hostels that can be found throughout Ecuador. Often, the hostels in smaller towns are actually ... All the flights are through the mainland Ecuador. By train[edit]. There are no international train services into Ecuador. The ...
There is a very small community in Cuenca. The "Comunidad de Culto Israelita" reunites the Jews of Guayaquil. This community ... National Bahái Community of Ecuador. "The Baháí Radio of Ecuador". Retrieved 2008-06-08. Bahai Community of Ecuador Kluck, ... The National Baháí governing body of Ecuador is based in Quito and Guayaquil. Buddhism was originally brought to Ecuador by ... The first Mormon missionaries in Ecuador arrived in 1965. On August 1, 1999, the Guayaquil Ecuador Temple was dedicated by ...
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Woodpecker is a colorful bird of the Andean tropical rainforest that can be observed in the lowlands and foothills of Ecuador. ... How to Attract Tiny, Fun-to-Watch Hummingbirds To Your Yard. by Mike and Dorothy McKenney. 4 ... Additional Information on Ecuador Birding. *The Birds of Ecuador. Photos and articles concerning the birds of Ecuador ... These tiny carpenters of the woodlands are a delight to behold and a pleasure to encounter on a quiet summers walk. ...
Make a loan to an entrepreneur across the globe for as little as $25. Kiva is the worlds first online lending platform ... Ecuador. Maria Del Rosario received a loan from Emily to buy iron, copper, aluminum, scrap metal, cardboard, paper, plastic, ... Jeron received a loan from LISC Small Business which helps us outfit our upcoming brick and mortar location, and resume daily ... Small business success means stronger local economies, better jobs, and a better standard of living. ...
Ecuador Rueda: Our opponents have little margin for error Wednesday 10 October 2012 ... Ecuador are the only team in South American qualifying with a 100 per cent home record, and the only side in the section yet to ... Ecuador will be without Manchester United winger Antonio Valencia for the visit of Chile as they look to secure their fifth ... "We cannot be complacent," Ecuador coach Reinaldo Rueda told FIFA.com. "As were up against a really tough side who are very ...
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Guayaquil, Ecuador Mexico. Hospital de La Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, 644460 ... A lacunar or small Subcortical stroke affects the inner part of the brain causing small pea sized areas of damage due to ... Secondary Prevention of Small Subcortical Strokes (SPS3) Trial. Further study details as provided by University of British ... Small subcortical ischemic stroke or subcortical TIA.. Inclusion criteria are based on TOAST criteria supplemented by required ...
  • Manta - Largest coastal city and fourth largest city in Ecuador. (wikitravel.org)
  • Coastal residents of Ecuador are still reeling from the earthquake that struck on April 16, killing 662 people, injuring more than 36,000 and leaving about 28,000 in temporary living situations. (heifer.org)
  • No trip to Ecuador is complete without a trip to the Pacific Coast, and Montañita is the best coastal town to visit. (mapquest.com)
  • I write from coastal Manabi Province in Ecuador, which experienced the most fatalities in the country during the 1997-1998 event, totaling 104. (triplepundit.com)
  • Fishing is one of the primary industries in coastal Ecuador, and an El Niño event could have major consequences. (triplepundit.com)
  • The construction of a new road in a previously roadless area of northern coastal Ecuador provides a valuable natural experiment to examine how changes in the social and natural environment, mediated by road construction, affect the epidemiology of diarrheal diseases. (pnas.org)
  • Many popular expat destinations, such as Belize and Costa Rica, offer a Western civilization in the tropics, but Ecuador is still developing and still holds many of its own traditions, untouched by visiting North Americans. (escapeartist.com)
  • One backpacker has even dubbed the small South American country the "new Costa Rica. (gadling.com)
  • Although the larger birds provided momentary excitement when they appeared, what truly captured our attention was the never-ending stream of hummingbirds of every size and shape - ranging from tiny brown-green hummers with almost no tail, to impressively large, rainbow-tinted ones, some with tails longer than their body. (bendbulletin.com)
  • Ecuador has over one hundred different types of hummingbirds and thousands of orchid varieties. (wikitravel.org)
  • That's a good way to discover the indigenous communities of Ecuador and to eventually meet a local shaman. (wikitravel.org)
  • The days are packed with rides varied in both pace and scenery and with visits along the way to local indigenous markets and craft villages where the customs and rhythm of life have changed little over the centuries. (hiddentrails.com)
  • Offering some hope of resolution, the Confederation of Indigenous Nations of Ecuador said on its Twitter account that after internal discussion "we have decided to participate in direct dialogue" with Moreno. (beforeitsnews.com)
  • Previously, indigenous protesters had refused to negotiate until Moreno restored fuel subsidies whose cancelations prompted days of protests around Ecuador. (beforeitsnews.com)
  • OPEC production-and thus global output-peaked a little later, in the first quarter of 2008, Raymond James says. (theoildrum.com)
  • At his first news conference following the election, Correa said Ecuador could rejoin the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, or OPEC. (freerepublic.com)
  • Ecuador, which produces some 535,000 barrels of oil a day, left OPEC in 1993. (freerepublic.com)
  • Ecuador, a former OPEC member, was left deeply in debt by a decade of high-spending governance and the oil price drop. (beforeitsnews.com)
  • Officially named the Republic of Ecuador, the country was home to Amerindian groups that incorporated into the Incan Empire in the 15th century. (escapeartist.com)
  • In the long term, Heifer Ecuador is committed to rebuilding homes and reconstructing the economies and environments damaged by the earthquake and its aftershocks. (heifer.org)
  • Groups of Heifer project participants in Andean Ecuador gathered supplies to help the victims of the April 16 earthquake. (heifer.org)
  • The plantains for Samai chips arrive each morning from nearby small family farms to be transformed with our ancestral recipe, combining the fresh and natural goodness of tropical fruit with a sprinkle of our delicious jungle chili mix. (wegmans.com)
  • Many visitors to Ecuador forgo the jungle to enjoy the mountains, but the Amazon region of the country is definitely worth exploring. (mapquest.com)
  • Ecuador's official tourism organization is launching the second phase of its "All You Need Is Ecuador" campaign, in 2015 the first-ever foreign-sponsored Super Bowl ad was launched, at a cost of $3.8 million. (wikitravel.org)
  • Yet at the same time a Wall Street Journal article entitled "Ecuador Inflation To End '09 Below 4%" By Mercedes Alvaro shows that Ecuador's economy is growing. (garyascott.com)
  • Ecuador's teeming rainforest is noisy, steamy and just a little scary. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • They are large, bulky birds, with a small downy head, long legs, and large feet which are only partially webbed. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Environment of Ecuador contains almost 20,000 species of plants, 1,500 species of birds, 341 species of mammals and more than 840 species of reptiles and amphibians. (wikitravel.org)
  • From mid October to mid-April, millions of these tiny birds gather just before sunset, offering up a feathered feast for twitterers. (intheknowtraveler.com)
  • Antpittas are curious little birds with rotund, egg-shaped bodies that sit upon long spindly legs. (hubpages.com)
  • There is a very small community in Cuenca. (wikipedia.org)
  • Three regions of Ecuador where guinea pig serum samples were obtained: Cuenca, Guayaquil, and Manabi. (cdc.gov)
  • We obtained serum samples from 40 guinea pigs from 3 different regions of Ecuador ( Figure 1 ), 20 from Cuenca and 10 each from Guayaquil and the Manabí region. (cdc.gov)
  • The fact that this species was alive and well in Tapichalaca's cloud forest in southwest Ecuador galvanized them into action. (bendbulletin.com)
  • This is a list of the bird species recorded in Ecuador including those of the Galápagos Islands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Seventeen species have been recorded in Ecuador. (wikipedia.org)
  • One species has been recorded in Ecuador. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fourteen species have been recorded in Ecuador. (wikipedia.org)
  • Field work in the cloud forests of Ecuador by Professor Scott Shaw, University of Wyoming, Laramie, and colleagues, has resulted in the discovery of 24 new species of Aleiodes wasps that mummify caterpillars. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Previous research by Shaw had discovered nine species of mummy-making wasps at the site, and others are known from around the world, but the full extent of these insect's biodiversity in Ecuador did not become apparent until recently, when Shimbori and Shaw collaborated to name them all. (bio-medicine.org)
  • In Ecuador there are twenty-three species of Antpitta in five genera. (hubpages.com)
  • There are, however, locations in Ecuador where some species can be viewed on a regular basis. (hubpages.com)
  • Of this number, Ecuador has 208 species in 78. (hubpages.com)
  • This is a rare case of a species of ancient cultivation, little-known outside its homeland, that has recently found a place in modern food processing. (flickr.com)
  • In fact, the miniature species are locally abundant and fairly common but they have probably been overlooked because of their extremely small size, secretive habitats and insect-like calls", says Sonali Garg who undertook this study as part of her PhD research at University of Delhi. (phys.org)
  • Most hacien-das still oper-ate as ranch-es, farms or plan-ta-tions, mak-ing your stay an excel-lent oppor-tu-ni-ty to observe work-ing life in Ecuador. (mountainmadness.com)
  • Only from small farms. (wegmans.com)
  • If you want something more authentic or just stock up on your groceries, try the town´s largest food market Mercado 24 de Mayo (open all week) or the little organic market Feria IMBABIO , where women from the surrounding villages sell traditional dishes and organic fruits and veggies, harvested the same day from their own farms (open on Saturday mornings only). (wikitravel.org)
  • The small size of typical coffee farms usually resulted in poor production techniques, yields, and quality. (countrystudies.us)
  • Most cacao production took place on small farms, frequently only to provide supplemental income to the farmer. (countrystudies.us)
  • Guinea pigs are customarily raised on small rural farms in proximity to other livestock. (cdc.gov)
  • In Ecuador, many of the farms cultivate a monoculture of just one agricultural product, with thousands of seasonal labors used for the harvest. (triplepundit.com)
  • Capitalizing on problems with hurricanes, disease, and labor unrest in the traditional banana-growing regions of Central America, Ecuador emerged as the world's largest exporter of bananas by the mid-1980s. (countrystudies.us)
  • A rapid response phone survey of over 1,500 high school students aged 14 to 18 in Ecuador was conducted to learn how students spend their time during the period of quarantine, examine their access to remote learning, and measure their mental health status. (poverty-action.org)
  • Veterinary students, veterinary technician students, anesthesiology residents, practicing small animal veterinarians and non-veterinarian researchers will find this book invaluable. (wiley.com)
  • Gwendolyn L. Carroll, MS, DVM, DACVA, CVA is a Professor of Anesthesiology at Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences. (wiley.com)
  • Although the human head is a potent symbol in many South American cultures, archaeologists working at a site in Ecuador were surprised to find two babies buried with "helmets" made from the skulls of other kids. (forbes.com)
  • In studying both burials, the archaeologists noticed that there was very little space between the primary skeletons and their skull helmets, "suggesting the simultaneous burial of the primary individual and the additional cranium. (forbes.com)
  • He said he would not rule out also seeking stronger ties to other more moderate leftist presidents like Michelle Bachelet in Chile, Nestor Kirchner in Argentina and Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva in Brazil, and with Washington, if President Bush makes it worthwhile for Ecuador. (freerepublic.com)
  • Narkotik birimlerinin 2017 Türkiye Uyuşturucu Raporu'na göre Türkiye'de en çok kullanılan madde esrar ve anketlerde özellikle gençlerin 3/1'inden fazlasının kullanıyor ya da kullanmış olduğu ortaya çıkıyor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Daniel Guachapa, a Shuar shaman from the Amazon rain forest of Ecuador, a tribe with the fierce tradition of making shrunken heads. (chicagotribune.com)
  • To hear the reputation of the city of Guayaquil , you'd think that calling it a cesspool of crap would be insulting to all those plucky little bacteria out there who survive on human excrement. (gadling.com)
  • The best-slash-only beach I went to in Ecuador was in Montañita , which is about two hours north of Guayaquil. (gadling.com)
  • Guayaquil, the most populated city in Ecuador, is located at the head of the Gulf of Guayaquil on the Pacific Ocean. (cdc.gov)
  • Latter-day Saint membership in Ecuador has increased significantly in recent years. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Galápagos Islands, located roughly 600 miles off the coast of Ecuador, remained a closely-guarded natural secret for millions of years. (travelandleisure.com)
  • She was a small animal practitioner for several years before completing a residency in anesthesiology. (wiley.com)
  • Although Ecuador marked 30 years of civilian governance in 2004, the period was marred by political instability. (flagcounter.com)
  • Most small producers preferred traditional cultivation techniques and did not harvest the beans in years when the price was low. (countrystudies.us)
  • Perkins and Bruce are honorary shamans by virtue of spending years as apprentices in Ecuador. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Drought has plagued many farmers in Ecuador in recent years, disproportionately impacting farmers without access to irrigation or wells. (triplepundit.com)
  • Hundreds of years after they were first built, the haciendas continue to welcome visitors to Ecuador as they once did to such famous guests as Simon Bolivar! (hiddentrails.com)
  • Ecuador will be without Manchester United winger Antonio Valencia for the visit of Chile as they look to secure their fifth straight home victory in the qualifying tournament. (fifa.com)
  • It is most popular in central Chile, less so in Ecuador. (flickr.com)
  • There are many residency options to choose from for expats looking to live abroad in Ecuador, or even just visit as tourists. (escapeartist.com)
  • Visitors from most countries are welcome to stay in Ecuador as tourists for up to 90-days upon production of a valid passport that is valid for six months beyond the date of entry. (surtrek.com)
  • For the second year in a row a World Vets team arrived on the tiny Caribbean island of Nevis to assist the local rescue group CARE Nevis Animal Society with pet wellness and a mass free spay-neuter clinic. (worldvets.org)
  • Earlier this month World Vets had a small scout team in Cambodia to carry out a pilot project in Siem Reap. (worldvets.org)
  • Ultimately, it took him to the mountains of southern Ecuador to study people with something called Laron syndrome. (npr.org)
  • The first Indians who reached Ecuador may have journeyed by land from North and Central America or by boat down the Pacific Ocean coastline. (wikipedia.org)
  • He studied a group of small people in northeast Brazil whose bodies don't produce growth hormone at all. (npr.org)
  • The research team - composed of Sara Juengst and Abigail Bythell of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Richard Lunniss and Juan José Ortiz Aguilu of the Universidad Técnica de Manabí in Ecuador - explained this unusual burial ritual in a new article published in the journal Latin American Antiquity . (forbes.com)
  • As an added attrac-tion to this won-der-ful trip we will be stay-ing in charm-ing hacien-das and enjoy-ing the fine cui-sine Ecuador offers visitors. (mountainmadness.com)
  • The fact that marijuana plots are getting smaller offers concrete evidence that marijuana growers in Baja California may also be coming under pressure. (insightcrime.org)
  • Expatriates looking to move abroad are realizing the beauty that Ecuador offers for such a low cost. (escapeartist.com)
  • Amazon Clipper Cruises offers trips on traditional riverboats with the fleet's 32-passenger MV Premium offering air-conditioned en-suite cabins with twin or queen-size beds. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Tourism is booming in Ecuador and it's diverse landscape offers plenty of exciting things to see and do. (mapquest.com)
  • Cajas National Park is another popular park in Ecuador that offers a different landscape. (mapquest.com)
  • The San Jeronimo Ecuador Habano Natural offers an interesting flavor profile that is woodsy, nutty, and spicy. (neptunecigar.com)
  • Small-scale fisheries (SSFs) are embedded in social-ecological systems (SES) that include biophysical and social subsystems operating through interdependent feedback relationships (Ostrom 2009, Perry et al. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • This is an indication that the crop is being grown in smaller plots and is more widely dispersed across the state, according to El Universal . (insightcrime.org)
  • Coffee was generally grown on small landholdings with about half the land planted in coffee trees alone and the rest planted with coffee trees mixed with cacao, citrus fruits, bananas, or mangoes. (countrystudies.us)