Prevention may refer to:

General safety
  • Crime prevention
  • Hazard prevention, the process of risk study and elimination and mitigation in emergency management
  • Pollution prevention
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Risk prevention
  • Risk management
Health and medicine
  • Preventive medicine
  • Preventive Medicine (journal), a peer-reviewed medical journal
  • Prevention (magazine), an American healthy lifestyle magazine
  • prevent defense, an American football defensive alignment
  • Prevention (album) (2009), an album by the Scottish indie-rock band De Rosa
  • Prevent (campaign), an anti-radicalization program in the United Kingdom

Other articles related to "prevention, preventions":

Lathyrism - Prevention
... The underlying cause for excessive consumption of grasspea is a lack of alternative food sources ... This is a consequence of poverty and political conflict ...
Risker - Practice Areas - Health
... Risks in personal health may be reduced by primary prevention actions that decrease early causes of illness or by secondary prevention actions after a person has clearly measured ... Tertiary prevention reduces the negative impact of an already established disease by restoring function and reducing disease-related complications ... obtain informed consent for secondary and tertiary prevention efforts, whereas public health efforts in primary prevention require education of the entire population at risk ...
Grid CC - Framework Programme 7 - KULTURisk
... KULTURisk project aims at developing a culture of risk prevention by evaluating the benefits of different risk prevention initiatives ... In order to demonstrate the advantages of prevention options, an original methodology will be developed, applied and validated using specific European case studies ... The benefits of state-of-the-art prevention measures, such as early warning systems, non-structural options (e.g ...
Gregory Stanton - Publications - Articles
2012 Why Save Darfur Did Not Save Darfur, 2011 Emerging paradigms in Genocide Prevention, Politorbis, 2/2009 Should President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan be ... April 2008 The Precautionary Principle A Brief for the Genocide Prevention Task Force, 2008 Taking Irans Incitement to Genocide Seriously, Testimony ...
... as well as targeted removal of copy preventions and user operation prohibitions (UOPs) ... will also defeat Macrovision analog copy prevention ... (AnyDVD will not work on VHS tapes, only discs.) Analog prevention distorts the video signal to prevent high quality copying from the output ...

Famous quotes containing the word prevention:

    ... if this world were anything near what it should be there would be no more need of a Book Week than there would be a of a Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.
    Dorothy Parker (1893–1967)