public health risk

Portuguese translation: risco para a saúde pública/risco de saúde pública

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English term or phrase:public health risk
Portuguese translation:risco para a saúde pública/risco de saúde pública
Entered by: Julio Cinquina

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21:55 May 31, 2020
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COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Government / Politics, Medical: Health Care, Journalism
English term or phrase: public health risk
Definition from Queensland Health:
A public health risk is something that is likely to be harmful to human health or contribute to disease in humans, such as germs carried by rats, mice and mosquitoes. Harmful germs came can also be transmitted from waste, water, dead or living animals and harmful substances in the environment.

Example sentence(s):
  • WHEREAS, the COVID-19 pandemic poses a grave and imminent public health risk, with more than 1.4 million documented cases and 90,000 recorded fatalities in the United States alone. Unity Group of Chattanooga
  • The mayor said on Tuesday that the decision to reschedule the marathon from April to September was made with the hope that the disease "would no longer be a significant public health risk." While Massachusetts is planning to lift its ban on some businesses and activities next week, large public gatherings have been banned through Labor Day — a week before the race's new date. Star Tribune
  • McGovern Says Reconvening Congress Poses Public Health Risk, Calls For Remote Voting WGBH
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risco para a saúde pública ou risco de saúde pública
Definition:
“Risco para a saúde pública” significa a probabilidade de um evento que possa afetar adversamente a saúde de populações humanas, com ênfase naqueles que possam se propagar internacionalmente, ou possa apresentar um perigo grave e direto;
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risco para a saúde pública ou risco de saúde pública


Definition from Anvisa:
“Risco para a saúde pública” significa a probabilidade de um evento que possa afetar adversamente a saúde de populações humanas, com ênfase naqueles que possam se propagar internacionalmente, ou possa apresentar um perigo grave e direto;

Example sentence(s):
  • Essa ferramenta busca identificar as enfermidades que representam um risco para a saúde pública devido ao seu potencial epidêmico e para as quais não existem contramedidas ou medidas suficientes. - UNA-SUS  
  • A ESPII é considerada, nos termos do Regulamento Sanitário Internacional (RSI), "um evento extraordinário que pode constituir um risco de saúde pública para outros países devido a disseminação internacional de doenças; e potencialmente requer uma resposta internacional coordenada e imediata". - OPAS/OMS  
  • A emergência de saúde pública internacional está definida no Regulamento Sanitário Internacional da OMS: "uma situação extraordinária que constitui um risco de saúde pública para outros Estados através da disseminação internacional de doenças e por potencialmente exigir uma resposta internacional coordenada". - Observador  

Explanation:
"Risco para a saúde pública" é a forma que se encontra definida no RSI (Regulamento Sanitário Internacional). No entanto, também encontrei diversas ocorrências de "risco de saúde pública".
Julio Cinquina
Brazil
Local time: 19:05
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 16

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Yes  Cátia Santana
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Yes  Teresa Borges
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Yes  Erlinda Kofazu
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