Bali reopens to foreign travelers as COVID-19 surge subsides
The Indonesian resort island of Bali has reopened for international travelers to visit its shops and white-sand beaches after more than a year (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Bali welcomes back foreign travelers as COVID cases subside
The Indonesian resort island of Bali is welcoming international travelers to its shops and white-sand beaches for the first time in more than a year (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The issue of rights of religious freedom in some domestic violence cases in Indonesia - Nurtjahyo LI.
Based on the National Commission for the Protection of the Rights of Women and Children of Indonesia's annual report, in 2020 there were 11,105 cases of domestic violence reported. Those domestic violence cases were caused by complex factors. One of the ca... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Homegrown Covid vaccines fill gap as UN Covax scheme misses target
India, Egypt and Cuba among first states to develop and make their own vaccines as Covax falls behindDeveloping countries are increasingly turning to homegrown Covid vaccinations as the UN-backedCovax programme falls behind.Whilewestern countries roll out booster jabs to their own populations, Covax, which was set up by UN agencies, governments and donors to ensure fair access to Covid-19 vaccines for low- and middle-income countries, has said it will miss its target to distribute 2bn doses globally by the end of this year.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Hazem Badr, Helen Mendes and Papiya Bhattacharya Tags: Global development Vaccines and immunisation Coronavirus Infectious diseases Science World news Health Medical research Society Microbiology Egypt Indonesia India Brazil Pharmaceuticals industry China European Commission Source Type: news

Altered mental status in moderate-severe traumatic brain injury in Indonesia: the clinical manifestation and EEG features of non-convulsive status epilepticus - Octaviana F, Harisman J, Wiratman W, Budikayanti A.
This study aimed to identify ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Build Forward Fairer in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic
A view of the city of Bangkok, the capital of Thailand. Credit: UN News/Vibhu MishraBy Windi AriniJAKARTA, Oct 8 2021 (IPS) Cities have been epicentres of the COVID-19 pandemic since 2020. City authorities have been the frontlines responders—from running testing stations, to managing food distribution, to disposing of corpses. Yet they are often under-resourced, and their critical role in policy implementation is often overlooked. Now a growing movement of Human Rights Cities is charting the way forward through pandemic recovery plans to not only ‘build back better’ but also ‘build forward fairer.&...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Windi Arini Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Population Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Safety climate and risk perception of forestry workers: a case study of motor-manual tree felling in Indonesia - Yovi EY, Abbas D, Takahashi T.
Timber harvesting processes, especially motor-manual felling, are hazardous to forestry workers' health and safety. The purpose of this study is to examine forestry workers' mental safety models (at the supervisor and operator levels) using the Nordic Safe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Covid Trash Isn't Always Dangerous. Not Everyone Got the Memo.
Overblown fears that the coronavirus could be transmitted through surfaces have created a stigma around handling nonhazardous trash, experts say. Some recyclable waste has been junked or burned. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mike Ives Tags: Waste Materials and Disposal Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Hypodermic Needles and Syringes Vaccination and Immunization Third World and Developing Countries Brazil Indonesia Uganda Bangladesh Recycling of Waste Materials Source Type: news

Formulative policy of death penalty for corruptors in Indonesia - Sinaryati NW, Artha IG.
Corruption is committed by state officials, law enforcement and other related parties. Various efforts have been made by the government in preventing and eradicating corruption in Indonesia, but the efforts that have been made have not yet gotten optimal r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The comparison of intention to purchase safer car between Indonesia and Thailand: an application of theory of planned behaviour - Kassim KAA, Johari MH, Wahi N, Ahmad Y, Jawi ZM, Yahya WJ.
Road accident injuries are expected to become the fifth leading cause of death by 2030. With the worrying road accident rate in Indonesia and Thailand, this paper presents the comparison of the intention to purchase a safer car between consumers in Indones... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The comparison of intention to purchase safer car between Malaysia and Indonesia: an application of theory of planned behaviour - Kassim KAA, Johari MH, Wahi N, Ahmad Y, Jawi ZM, Hassan NWN, Yahya WJ.
Due to the rise of car culture, cars have become faster and smarter. Every vehicle has different features to ensure the safety of the car, with most of the cars were equipped with advanced safety features. There is a rapid urbanization and motorization in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

'Local community-based disaster management': the transformation of religious and local wisdom values in preparation to deal with natural hazards in West Sumatra, Indonesia - Rozi S, Ritonga AR, Januar J.
Community based disaster management (CBDM) empowers communities to be actively engaged and be pro-active in disaster management. The involvement of the community is one of the keys to success in disaster management, especially considering the values embrac... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Community-Based Prevention Source Type: news

The role of community protection institution in disaster management at West Java, Indonesia - Indrayani E, Wasistiono S.
This research aimed to establish a mechanism of evolution of community protection, identify the support of facilities and infrastructure needed in facilitating the implementation of the tasks and functions of Linmas, especially in disaster management and f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Community-Based Prevention Source Type: news

Key elements of disaster mitigation education in inclusive school setting in the Indonesian context - Rofiah NH, Kawai N, Nur Hayati E.
Children with special needs are one of the most vulnerable groups when disasters occur. They are often excluded from any risk reduction conducted during such situations; therefore, introducing disaster mitigation education at the early stage has numerous b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Indonesia retrieves most-wanted militant's body from jungle
PALU, Indonesia (AP) — The bodies of Indonesia’s most wanted militant with ties to the Islamic State group and a follower, who were... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lunit highlights use of AI in drug trials at ESMO
Lunit's artificial intelligence (AI) software for tissue analysis is being use...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Lunit garners regulatory clearance in Singapore Lunit receives $26M funding from Guardant Health Lunit highlights Karolinska AI studies Lunit partners with Philips on chest AI software Lunit, Infinitt partner on Indonesian distribution deal (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 17, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Indonesia ’s President Ruled Guilty of Neglecting Jakartans’ Right to Clean Air
An Indonesian court ruled that President Joko Widodo is guilty of neglecting people’s right to clean air in Jakarta in a rare victory for environmental activists. Jokowi, as the president is known, along with the Jakarta governor, the minister of home affairs, the health minister and the environment minister must take strong action and establish an adequate measure to uphold the people’s right to healthy air in the capital, according to Judge Saifuddin Zuhri in his ruling at the Central Jakarta court on Thursday. The lawsuit was lodged in 2019 by a group consisting Jakarta residents and activist groups, accusin...
Source: TIME: Health - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Soraya Permatasari / Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized bloomberg wire indonesia Londontime Source Type: news

Jakarta residents win battle for clean air against Indonesian government
A Jakarta court on Thursday ruled the Indonesian government had failed to uphold citizens' right to clean air, in a landmark judgment... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indonesian President Joko Widodo Found Negligent Over Jakarta Pollution
A court ruled in a lawsuit that President Joko Widodo and six other top officials had neglected to fulfill citizens’ rights to clean air... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AP PHOTOS: Graveyard mementos in Jakarta mark virus's toll
In a graveyard on Jakarta's outskirts, portraits of the dead, bouquets of flowers and other mementos serve as reminders of the deadly coronavirus wave that battered Indonesia over the summer. The neat lines of low dirt mounds are quieter now that burials have slowed — a relief for the cemetery's staff after the flood of fresh graves amid the monthslong surge. Pops of color stand out in the sea of brown earth, helping future visitors find their loved ones. Other graves have photos of the dead, wrapped in plastic to protect against the elements. Here, one grave is covered in a rainbow of flowers; further on, a large...
Source: ABC News: Health - September 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Komodo dragons are now classified as an endangered species, and climate change is being blamed
The popular lizard that only lives in Indonesia is facing extinction as sea levels begin to rise as a result of climate change. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Relapse prevention group therapy via video-conferencing for substance use disorder: protocol for a multicentre randomised controlled trial in Indonesia - Yamada C, Siste K, Hanafi E, Ophinni Y, Beatrice E, Rafelia V, Alison P, Limawan A, Shinozaki T, Matsumoto T, Sakamoto R.
BACKGROUND: Substance use disorder (SUD) is a leading contributor to the global burden of disease. In Indonesia, the availability of formal treatment for SUD falls short of the targeted coverage. A standardised therapeutic option for SUD with potential for... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Prison Fire Burns to Death at Least 41 Inmates Trapped in Their Cells
There were more than 2,000 inmates at the Tangerang jail near Jakarta, Indonesia, in a facility built for 600. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prison Fire in Indonesia Kills at Least 41 People
The blaze at the facility west of Jakarta highlighted the problems of the country’s overburdened correctional system. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fire kills 41 inmates, 80 hurt at crowded Indonesian prison
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A massive fire raged through an overcrowded prison near Indonesia’s capital early Wednesday, killing at least... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fire at a prison in Indonesia kills at least 41 people
At least 41 prisoners have been killed and at least eight injured after a fire tore through an overcrowded prison block on the outskirts... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lunit garners regulatory clearance in Singapore
Artificial intelligence software developer Lunit has received clearance fro...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Lunit receives $26M funding from Guardant Health Lunit highlights Karolinska AI studies Lunit partners with Philips on chest AI software Lunit, Infinitt partner on Indonesian distribution deal Lunit touts study for COVID-19 imaging (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 7, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Bad light, bad road, or bad luck? The associations of road lighting and road surface quality on road crash severities in Indonesia - Sari Y, Yudhistira MH.
The United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have mandated that all countries reduce road crash fatalities by half by 2020. In the context of developing countries such as Indonesia, we hypothesized that the government could minimize road crash ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Traumatic brachial plexus injury in Indonesia: an experience from a developing country - Suroto H, Antoni I, Siyo A, Steendam TC, Prajasari T, Mulyono HB, De Vega B.
BACKGROUND:  Brachial plexus injuries (BPI) cause severe physical disability and major psycho-socioeconomic burden. Although various countries have reported BPI incidence, the data from Indonesia as the fourth most populated country in the world remains ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The correlation of subjective fatigue, negligence, knowledge of safety riding and length of work on traffic accidents of online motorcycle taxis in Sidoarjo - Pramesti NA, Widajati N.
INTRODUCTION: The number of vehicles in Indonesia has increased every year. The number of two-wheeled vehicles in 2016 was 105.150.082 units and increased to 111.988.863 in 2017 and 120.101.047 in 2018. Unfortunately, along with the increase in motorized v... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Urban-rural dimension of falls and associated risk factors among community-dwelling older adults in West Java, Indonesia - Nugraha S, Prasetyo S, Susilowati IH, Rahardjo TBW.
This study aims to identify the risk... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Elekta acquires Turkish distributor
Radiation oncology firm Elekta has acquired its Turkish distributor, Özyüre...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Elekta to establish foundation to improve cancer care access Elekta ramps up operations in Indonesia Philips posts Q2 revenue increases in imaging segment Intermountain facilities affected by Elekta data breach Elekta's Harmony linear accelerator gets nod from FDA (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 2, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

EXCLUSIVE: Boy, 11, needs a 5cm-long stick removed from his SCROTUM after falling off a tree
EXCLUSIVE: The youngster lost his footing while climbing a tree in Indonesia, and fell on the tree trunk. Local doctors prised the stick from his scrotum and a month later he made a full recovery. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some Indonesian students return to schools, at a distance
School bells in some parts of Indonesia’s capital have rung for the first time in more than a year as some school were allowed to reopen now that the number of new coronavirus infections is on the decline (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

7,200-Year-Old Skeleton Offers Clues to Early Human Migration
Analysis of DNA from remains found in an Indonesian cave provides new insight into human movements among the islands between East Asia and Australia. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - August 29, 2021 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Elekta to establish foundation to improve cancer care access
Radiation oncology firm Elekta is establishing the Elekta Foundation to suppor...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Elekta ramps up operations in Indonesia Intermountain facilities affected by Elekta data breach Elekta's Harmony linear accelerator gets nod from FDA Philips, Elekta dive deeper into cancer care collaboration Elekta reaches Elekta Unity milestone (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 27, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Elekta ramps up operations in Indonesia
Radiation oncology firm Elekta has established itself as a permanent legal entit...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Intermountain facilities affected by Elekta data breach Philips, Elekta dive deeper into cancer care collaboration Elekta reaches Elekta Unity milestone Elekta touts installs of new Mosaiq 3 software VA to use Elekta's ProKnow data program (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 25, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

‘Genetic fossil’: intact DNA from woman who lived 7,200 years ago discovered in Indonesia
Skeleton of hunter-gatherer found in Leang Panninge cave sheds light on ancient human migrationArchaeologists have discovered ancient DNA in the remains of a woman who died 7,200 years ago in Indonesia, a find that challenges what was previously known about migration of early humans.The remains, belonging to a teenager nicknamed Bess é, were discovered in the Leang Panninge cave on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. Initial excavations were undertaken in 2015.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 25, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Donna Lu Tags: Archaeology Indonesia Australia news Asia Pacific Genetics World news Source Type: news

Non-violent Islamic elementary school: child-friendly schools in inclusive classes during the CoViD pandemic - Barokah SM, Wangid MN.
The rise of child abuse cases in Indonesia has demanded the school to implement an anti-violence policy. Thus, the inclusion school of MI Amanah has implemented an anti-violence policy as an implementation form of the Child-Friendly School program. The obj... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Special repatriation flight takes Australians home from Bali
More than a hundred Australian citizens have left the Indonesian tourist island of Bali aboard a special repatriation flight organized by the Australian government (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

President Widodo says pandemic changed Indonesia's culture
Indonesia’s president has pledged to improve COVID-19 testing and treatment in a speech marking the country’s independence (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Determinants of nurse preparedness in disaster management: a cross-sectional study among the community health nurses in coastal areas - Emaliyawati E, Ibrahim K, Trisyani Y, Mirwanti R, Ilhami FM, Arifin H.
PURPOSE: Because Indonesia has a high risk of natural disasters, nurse preparedness is necessary to reduce and prevent deaths in the aftermath of such disasters. The aim of this study was to determine the factors associated with nurse preparedness in disas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

The role of attitude, behavior, and road conditions in traffic violation among workers and students in Bandung City, Indonesia - Prasetyanto D, Rizki M, Maulana A.
This study aims to explore the attitudes towards riding safety, behavior regarding safety gear, documents, and vehicle and riding preparedness, and perceived road conditions among worker and student motorcyclists, and the influence of thes... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Can you solve it? Numbers in New Guinea
A rare way to countToday is the International Day of the World ’s Indigenous People, which aims to raise awareness of issues concerning indigenous communities. Such as, for example, the survival of their languages. According to theEndangered Languages Project, more than 40 per cent of the world ’s 7,000 languages are at risk of extinction.Among the fantastic diversity of the world ’s languages is a diversity in counting systems. The following puzzle concerns the number words of Ngkolmpu, a language spoken by about 100 people in New Guinea. (They live in the border area between the Indonesian province of P...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alex Bellos Tags: Mathematics Education Science Papua New Guinea Linguistics Source Type: news

Novavax Seeks Approval for Vaccine in Needy Countries First
FRIDAY, Aug. 6, 2021 -- Novavax said Thursday that it has applied for emergency use approval of its COVID-19 vaccine in India, Indonesia, and the Philippines. Later this month, it will seek the World Health Organization review required to be in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 6, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novavax Seeks Approval for Vaccine in Needy Countries First
FRIDAY, Aug. 6, 2021 -- Novavax said Thursday that it has applied for emergency use approval of its COVID-19 vaccine in India, Indonesia and the Philippines. Later this month, it will seek the World Health Organization review required to be in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 6, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Novavax seeks OK for COVID vaccine in needy countries first
Vaccine maker Novavax is asking regulators in India, Indonesia and the Philippines to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 shot (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Thursday ’s coronavirus news: controversial France health pass lawful, says court; UK reports 30,215 cases and 86 deaths
As it happened:French court rules pass required to enter restaurants and bars is legal;UK cases rise above 30,000 againWales will follow international travel changes made by EnglandUK doctors condemn ‘shambolic’ rollout of jabs to childrenGerman minister criticised over plans to place restrictions on unvaccinatedSydney Covid Delta variant outbreak ‘an epidemic of young people’Indonesia Covid deaths pass 100,000 as Delta overwhelms hospitals11.44pmBSTHere ’s a round-up of this evening’s Covid news:10.17pmBSTTheItaliangovernment has said teachers will need proof of immunity from Covid-19 f...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 5, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Slawson (now); Robyn Vinter, Lucy Campbell and Helen Livingstone (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Science World news Australia news Japan US news UK news Source Type: news

Novavax seeks COVID-19 vaccine use in India ahead of US
Vaccine maker Novavax is asking regulators in India, Indonesia and the Philippines to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 shot (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The World Has Been On Fire For the Past Month. Here ’s What It Looks Like
Flames light up hillsides in British Columbia. Smoke swells over highways into Athens. A swimming pool in California is surrounded by charred rubble. Thick forests in Siberia lie shriveled and brown. Countries across the northern hemisphere this summer are experiencing the worst wildfires in years of recorded history, with large swaths of land and entire towns in Europe, North America and Russia consumed by flames since the start of July. Though many of these countries are used to summer fire seasons, climate change is making the hot, dry conditions that allow fires to catch and spread more common and more intense. [time-b...
Source: TIME: Science - August 5, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Ciara Nugent Tags: Uncategorized climate change healthscienceclimate Source Type: news