Development of a Global Standard for Monitoring Hunger Worldwide
The empirical relevance of the competitive storage model
Food security measurement in a global context: The Food Insecurity Experience Scale
Risk and vulnerability considerations in poverty analysis: recent advances and future directions
The purpose of this paper is to take stock of all these efforts and to reconsider the relationship between poverty and exposure to risk. The authors present a short review of current practices of…
A 10-year retrospective analysis of marginal bone-level changes around implants in periodontally healthy and periodontally compromised tobacco smokers.
- M. Aglietta, V. I. Siciliano, G. Rasperini, C. Cafiero, N. Lang, G. Salvi
- MedicineClinical Oral Implants Research
Implant placement in tobacco smokers with a history of treated periodontitis and enrolled in a supportive therapy program yielded lower survival rates and higher marginal bone loss rates compared with those of implants placed in PH smokers, independent of the implant system installed or the healing modality applied.
Validity and reliability of food security measures
- C. Cafiero, H. Melgar-Quiñonez, Terri J. Ballard, A. W. Kepple
- Computer ScienceAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences
- 1 December 2014
The main objective of the paper is to raise awareness on existing trade‐offs between different qualities of possible food security measurement tools that must be taken into account when such tools are proposed for practical application, especially for use within an international monitoring framework.
Risk and Crisis Management in the Reformed European Agricultural Policy
"Currently there is ample discussion among EU Institutions (European Commission, European Parliament, and Member States' governments) on the opportunity for setting up a comprehensive EU-wide…
Maintenance of implants: an in vitro study of titanium implant surface modifications subsequent to the application of different prophylaxis procedures.
- S. Matarasso, G. Quaremba, F. Coraggio, E. Vaia, C. Cafiero, N. Lang
- Materials Science, MedicineClinical Oral Implants Research
- 1 March 1996
The results showed that, in comparison with the controls, it appeared safe to apply the procedures of groups 2 and 3, and it will be necessary to evaluate the plaque- and calculus-removing efficacy from titanium neck implant surfaces in vivo.
Grain reserves and food security in the Middle East and North Africa
Aggregate stocks of major grains declined to minimal feasible levels in 2007–2008, due to high global income growth and biofuel mandates. Given these minimal stocks, prices were very sensitive to…
Better measurement of food insecurity in the context of enhancing nutrition 1
The FIES is a tool that allows direct measurement of people’s access to food, derived from two widely-used and validated experience-based food security scales: the US Household Food Security Survey Module and the Latin American and Caribbean Food Security Food Security Scale.