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Prevalence of trachoma in indigenous and non-indigenous areas, Northeastern Brazil, 2019–2021
Prevalence of trachoma in indigenous and non-indigenous areas, Northeastern Brazil, 2019–2021
2024

[ABSTRACT]. Objective. To estimate the prevalence of trachoma in indigenous and non-indigenous populations in selected areas of the state of Maranhão, in northeastern Brazil. Methods. This was a population-based survey with probabilistic sampling. For ...

HEARTS en las Américas: impulsar el cambio en el sistema de salud para mejorar el control de la hipertensión en la población
HEARTS en las Américas: impulsar el cambio en el sistema de salud para mejorar el control de la hipertensión en la población
2024

[RESUMEN]. Propósito de la revisión. HEARTS en las Américas es la adaptación regional de la iniciativa mundial HEARTS, de la Organización Mundial de la Salud, para la prevención y el control de las enfermedades cardiovasculares (ECV). Su objetivo ...

Ranking de los programas de vacunación en América Latina, 2020. Rev Panam Salud Publica
Ranking de los programas de vacunación en América Latina, 2020. Rev Panam Salud Publica
2024-03-08

[RESUMEN]. Objetivo. Construir y comparar el ranking de los programas nacionales de inmunizaciones (PNI) de América Latina del año 2020 con el año anterior. Métodos. Se evaluaron 18 PNI con base en la información pública obtenida de sitios oficiales ...

Determinants of continued breastfeeding in children aged 12–23 months in three regions of Haiti
Determinants of continued breastfeeding in children aged 12–23 months in three regions of Haiti
2024-03-08

[ABSTRACT]. Objectives To identify the prevalence and determinants of continued breastfeeding in Haitian children aged 12–23 months. Methods Three cross-sectional surveys were conducted yearly during the summers of 2017 to 2019 as part of a 4-year ...

Understanding the dynamics of deceased organ donation and utilization in Colombia
Understanding the dynamics of deceased organ donation and utilization in Colombia
2024-03-08

[ABSTRACT]. Objective. To obtain a comprehensive overview of organ donation, organ utilization, and discard in the entire donation process in Colombia. Methods. A retrospective study of 1 451 possible donors, distributed in three regions of Colombia, ...

Public health surveillance and the data, information, knowledge, intelligence and wisdom paradigm
Public health surveillance and the data, information, knowledge, intelligence and wisdom paradigm
2024-03-08

[ABSTRACT]. This article points out deficiencies in present-day definitions of public health surveillance, which include data collection, analysis, interpretation and dissemination, but not public health action. Controlling a public health problem of ...

PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centers: celebrating the achievement of our common goals
PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centers: celebrating the achievement of our common goals
2024-03-08

On 19-20 April 2021, PAHO convened all the CCs in the Region of the Americas for a webinar on Engaging Our Partners to Achieve the SDGs Together (3). As a result of this meeting, PAHO received recommendations to improve the working relationship with ...

Research priority-setting is an ethics exercise: lessons from the Global Forum on Bioethics in Research for the Region of the Americas
Research priority-setting is an ethics exercise: lessons from the Global Forum on Bioethics in Research for the Region of the Americas
2024-03-08

Recognizing the role of ethics in health research priority-setting is particularly important in countries where the resources avail- able for research are limited and socioeconomic inequalities have a significant impact on population’s health. We ...

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