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2021 ◽  
pp. 028418512110541
Mats Geijer ◽  
Henrik S Thomsen

Acta Radiologica celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2021. In this article, the foundation of the journal and its editors are described. During 100 years, the manuscript structure changed from single-author verbose monographs to multi-author collaborations on statistically analyzed research subjects. The authorship changed from purely Nordic authors to a truly international cadre of authors, and the size of the journal increased considerably, in issues per year, printed pages, and published articles per year. The Foundation of Acta Radiologica has been able to give out two prizes, the Xenia Forsselliana and the Acta Radiologica International Scientific Prize for the best manuscripts each year. The increasing submissions of manuscripts is an indication that Acta Radiologica will continue to publish important scientific results for many years to come.

2021 ◽  
Vol 1 (3) ◽  
pp. 147-156
Ninik Probosari ◽  
Kartika Ayu Ardhanariswari ◽  
Ari Wijayani

This study aims to find out how the strategy is in an effort to improve and develop people's salt management in Sumbawa Regency. The problem faced is the problem of competitiveness and product added value which is still low, so that it leads to the level of the economic welfare of the economic actors in the salt sector. To overcome these problems, a Salt Development Strategy is needed in order to have competitiveness. SWOT analysis (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) is used in research to develop strategies by considering strengths and weaknesses (internal environment) as well as opportunities and threats (external environment) faced by the Regional Government of Sumbawa Regency in order to develop its salt potential. The method of data collection was carried out by the method of Focused Group Discussion, Participatory Resource Mapping, observation, interviews, and literature study. The research subjects are stakeholders in Sumbawa Regency, namely the Sumbawa Regency Government, Academics, Entrepreneurs/Industry, and Salt Farmers Community. This research is a type of qualitative descriptive research. The resulted of this research were the strategies to develop the salt industry. Those strategies were: 1). Increasing the salt business system financing program, 2). Facilitating group or institutional development through collaboration with related parties, 3). Education about salt innovation and technology, 4). Increased cooperation with the government, especially the Cooperatives, Trade, and UMKM Service and the Fisheries and Marine Service, 5). Strengthening institutional management through various human resources education and training, 6). Strengthening capital capabilities and business partnerships, 7). Improvement of supporting facilities and infrastructure, 8). Development of salt business through the introduction of side businesses supporting the salt industry and 9). Establishment of a salt business association in the context of sharing information and experiences related to the world of salt.

Academia Open ◽  
2021 ◽  
Vol 6 ◽  
Mashudi Harianto ◽  
Isa Anshori

The purpose of this study was to explore the competence and understand the principal's strategy in improving the quality of teacher competence at SMA Islam As Sakinah Sidoarjo, the obstacles faced by the principal in improving the quality of teachers, as well as the principal's strategy in overcoming the obstacles which appear in efforts to improve the quality of teachers at SMA Islam As Sakinah Sidoarjo. This study uses a qualitative method with a phenomenological approach. The research subjects were determined purposively, they are the principal and teachers of SMA Islam As Sakinah Sidoarjo. Observation, interview and documentation are data collection techniques. Reduction data, display data, and conclusion are the steps of data analysis. To check the validity of the data using source triangulation and discussion with the supervising lecturer. The results of the study prove that the principal's strategies in improving the quality of teacher competence at SMA Islam As Sakinah Sidoarjo are: (1) further study of the S.2 professional degree, (2) activating teachers in increasing competence, (3) providing motivation, (4) maximizing the function of the school library, (5) conducting periodic supervision and (6) providing welfare benefits. The obstacles faced by principals in implementing strategies to improve the quality of teacher competence at SMA Islam As Sakinah Sidoarjo are the lack of interest and awareness of teachers, insight into thinking which still tends to be exclusive, lack of teacher supervision activities and several other external factors. While the solutions to overcome the obstacles which appear include providing motivation and good treatment, involving teachers in scientific activities and increasing the implementation of teacher supervision.

2021 ◽  
Vol 21 (1) ◽  
pp. 20-25
Ahmad Ali Mahmud ◽  
Elok Damayanti

This study aims to find out the analysis of the level of satisfaction of teller services at BNI Undaan Surabaya Branch by using the research dimension consisting of tangible (physical evidence), reliability (reliability), responsiveness (responsiveness), assurance (guarantee) and empathy (empathy). This research is a research that uses the approach qualitative, the technique used in this research is the method of questionnaires and data collection techniques through google form. Then using the  gap analysis method and managed to find the gap score is - 0.48  with an average score of  -0.096. The research subjects used were customers at BNI Undaan Surabaya Branch which amounted to 50 people.  The results showed from 50 respondents known analysis of the quality of teller services to customers at BNI Undaan Surabaya Branch with a Very Dissatisfied attitude of 0%, Dissatisfied 0%, Dissatisfied 0%, Satisfied 9.6% and Very Satisfied 90.4%. Based on the results of the research can be interpreted the quality of service provided by the teller at BNI Undaan Surabaya Branch is Very Satisfied.

2021 ◽  
Vol 5 (2) ◽  
pp. 62-68
Paryati Paryati

The purpose of this study is to improve the ability of teachers in preparing questions on google forms. Building teachers' practical ways of thinking in solving problems related to the preparation of HOTS questions, as well as increasing the professionalism of school principals in organizing In House Training (IHT) and increasing the motivation and competence of school principals during the COVID-19 pandemic. This research method is descriptive qualitative through school action research which further deepens the teacher development process related to writing HOTS questions on the google form. The data of this study are qualitative data, while the research subjects are Candirejo State Elementary School teachers, totaling 8 teachers consisting of 6 classroom teachers and 2 study teachers. The results showed that the teacher's ability to write written test questions was initially only 2 people (20%), after the research was carried out with the first cycle of activities from 2 teachers to 8 teachers (100%), while the research activities at the end the implementation of the second cycle of activities with an average score of 69.00 and an average score of 3.80, while based on presentation it reached 94.91%. As for the stage of the second cycle of meeting 1 the teacher's ability in preparing questions through In House Training (IHT) on Google Form there was an increase of 2.14% and at the second meeting of cycle II it rose to 91.79% in the "Very Good" category. And the average score increased in the second cycle of meeting 2 to 64.25 from 61.38. While the activities of IHT participants at the second meeting of the second cycle reached 22.50, the average value of the second cycle of the second meeting reached 3.75 while the percentage-based score reached 93.75% in the "Very Good" category. So that the research can be ended at the stage of cycle II for the second meeting.

2021 ◽  
Vol 21 (1) ◽  
pp. 19-28
Amelia Haryanti ◽  

The purpose of this research is to find out the role of parents / guardians of learners in helping the character of learners during online learning in the covid-19 pandemic and the obstacles faced by parents during online learning. This research method uses a qualitative approach with case studies. The research subjects used were parents / guardians of learners in Pondok Benda Village, Pamulang District of South Tangerang City. Data collection techniques use observation, documentation, and interviews. The results of the research obtained are as follows: Parents are more trying to foster the character values of learners during online learning, parents provide real examples between subject matter and real examples in everyday life that can be witnessed and felt directly by learners in the environment where they live, while the obstacles faced by parents are the way of delivery in providing understanding of learning materials to learners,  Not as good as teachers in school. To overcome these problems parents create a group with Civic Education teachers to jointly conduct supervision and consultation related to learning materials so that learners are maximal in understanding learning during online learning.

2021 ◽  
Vol 21 (1) ◽  
pp. 8-19
Abd. Chaidir Marasabessy ◽  
Nurdiyana ◽  
Setiawati ◽  
Ichwani Siti Utami

This study aims to analyze the real condition of voter behavior in the South Tangerang City Regional Head Election during the Covid-19 pandemic, and identify factors that influence voter behavior in the South Tangerang City Regional Head Election during the Covid-19 pandemic. This research is a descriptive qualitative research. The research subjects were community members in the Benda Baru area, Pamulang District. Data collection is done by interview, observation, and documentation. The results of the study concluded that; 1) Voter participation in the 2020 regional head election in the Benda Baru Pamulang area was 18,982 people or reached 61 percent and 12,132 people did not exercise their right to vote, or 39 percent, of the total number of people voting as many as 31,114 people. Meanwhile, the behavior of voters in determining their political rights is still dominated by figures and money politics. 2) Citizens' concerns about life safety due to the transmission of the covid-19 outbreak which is the main factor in the decline in public participation in exercising their right to vote in elections to regions in the Benda Baru Pamulang area, South Tangerang City. Abstrak Penelitian ini bertujuan untuk menganalisis kondisi riil perilaku pemilih pada pemilihan umum kepala daerah Kota Tangerang Selatan dalam masa pandemi Covid-19, dan mengidentifikasi faktor-faktor yang mempengaruhi perilaku pemilih pada Pemilihan Umum Kepala Daerah Kota Tangerang Selatan dalam masa pandemi Covid-19. Penelitian ini adalah penelitian kualitatif deskriptif. Subjek penelitian adalah warga masyarakat di wilayah Benda Baru Kecamatan Pamulang. Pengumpulan data dilakukan dengan wawancara, observasi, dan dokumentasi. Hasil penelitian disimpulkan bahwa; 1) Partisipasi pemilih pada ajang pemilihan kepala daerah tahun 2020 di wilayah Benda Baru Pamulang sebanyak 18.982 jiwa atau mencapai 61 persen dan yang tidak menggunakan hak pilih sebanyak 12.132 atau mencapai 39 persen, dari total jumlah jiwa pilih sebanyak 31.114 jiwa pilih. Sementara perilaku pemilih dalam menentukan hak politiknya masih didominasi oleh sosok figur dan politik uang (money politics). 2) Kekhawatiran warga akan keselamatan jiwa akibat penularan wabah covid-19 yang menjadi faktor utama menurunnya partisipasi masyarakat dalam menggunakan hak pilih pada pemilihan kepada daerah di wilayah Benda Baru Pamulang Kota Tangerang Selatan.

2021 ◽  
Vol 20 (06) ◽  
pp. A04
Antonella Ficorilli ◽  
Giovanni Maccani ◽  
Mara Balestrini ◽  
Annibale Biggeri ◽  
Bruna De Marchi ◽  

Undertaking citizen science research in Public Health involving human subjects poses significant challenges concerning the traditional process of ethical approval. It requires an extension of the ethics of protection of research subjects in order to include the empowerment of citizens as citizen scientists. This paper investigates these challenges and illustrates the ethical framework and the strategies developed within the CitieS-Health project. It also proposes first recommendations generated from the experiences of five citizen science pilot studies in environmental epidemiology within this project.

2021 ◽  
Vol ahead-of-print (ahead-of-print) ◽  
Dahniar Dahniar ◽  
Rini Asnurianti ◽  
Nurul Amna ◽  
Marthoenis Marthoenis

Purpose The practice of restraint and confinement of patients with mental disorders is common in Indonesia. This practice is known as pasung and is usually carried out by the family or the villagers in community settings. The previous separated studies have investigated the reasons for, methods, duration and consequences of applying pasung to the patients. A scoping review is needed to study the existing practice of restraint and confinement in Indonesian communities. This study aims to review the published studies on the practice of restraint and confinement of people with mental illness (PWMI) in Indonesia. Design/methodology/approach A scoping review method was used to identify studies on the practices of restraint and confinement of PWMI. A search of Science Direct, PubMed database and Google Scholar for articles was conducted. Findings There is an increasing interest in studying the pasung-related aspects among Indonesian mental health practitioners. The studies included the patients, family, caregivers and community as the research subjects. Various elements of pasung; the actors, duration, reason, the consequences and the challenges in releasing pasung have been reported. Stakeholders should consider many factors related to pasung to achieve the free pasung program in Indonesia. Research limitations/implications Pasung is a practice that exists in a significant number in Indonesia. Although researchers have sounded the importance of the pasung as a problem in the community, much has to be done to alleviate the inhuman treatment of PWMI. Originality/value This paper adds to the literature on the research concerning the practice of restraint and confinement of PWMI. The findings could be uses as the basis of the improvement of policy on mental health services, not only in Indonesia but also in other countries where the practice of restraint and confinements of PWMI in the community settings is existing.

2021 ◽  
Vol 1 (2) ◽  
pp. 137-150
Paizar Paizar

This study uses Classroom Action Research (CAR) in the form of implementing an e-learning model with video media to improve the learning outcomes of fourth-grade students at SD Negeri 3 Epil which consists of two cycles and each cycle consists of planning, implementing, observing, and reflecting. The research subjects were fourth-grade students of SD Negeri 3 Epil. The number of students is 29 students consisting of 10 male students and 19 female students. The results showed that the application of the e-learning model with video media could improve science learning outcomes in fourth-grade students of SD Negeri 3 Epil. Judging from the results of pre-cycle students who completed KBM only 14 students (48.3%) and 15 students (51.7%) had not. In the first cycle there are 24 students (82.8%) who have completed and 5 students (17.2%) have not completed, and in the second cycle, there are 26 students (89.7%) who have completed and there are 3 students (10.3 %) unfinished. From the increase in learning outcomes, this classroom action research was stopped in cycle II because it had reached the classical completeness criteria, namely 85% of the total number of students who had completed learning and were declared successful in improving science learning outcomes in Grade IV students of SD Negeri 3 Epil Academic Year 2020/ 2021.

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