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  • Defunciones por COVID-19: distribución por edad y universalidad de la cobertura médica en 22 países 

    Fantin, Romain; Brenes-Camacho, Gilbert; Barboza-Solís, Cristina (2021-04-22)
    [RESUMEN]. Objetivo. Relacionar la distribución etaria estandarizada de las defunciones por COVID-19 en 22 países americanos y europeos, con diferentes indicadores de las características de las poblaciones y de los sistemas ...
  • Critical care medicine in the French Territories in the Americas: Current situation and prospects 

    Kallel, Hatem; Resiere, Dabor; Houcke, Stéphanie; Hommel, Didier; Pujo, Jean Marc; Martino, Frederic; Carles, Michel; Mehdaoui, Hossein; Antilles-Guyane Association of Critical Care Medicine (2021-04-22)
    [ABSTRACT]. Hospitals in the French Territories in the Americas (FTA) work according to international and French standards. This paper aims to describe different aspects of critical care in the FTA. For this, we reviewed ...
  • Interacción entre los determinantes medioambientales y socioeconómicos para el riesgo para leishmaniasis cutánea en América Latina 

    Maia-Elkhoury, Ana Nilce S.; Magalhães Lima, Daniel; Salomón, Oscar Daniel; Puppim Buzanovsky, Lia; Saboyá-Díaz, Martha Idalí; Valadas, Samantha Y.O.B.; Sanchez-Vazquez, Manuel J. (2021-04-22)
    [RESUMEN]. Objetivo. Determinar y caracterizar áreas de riesgo potencial de la ocurrencia de leishmaniasis cutánea (LC) en América Latina (AL). Método. Estudio observacional ecológico con unidades de observación definidas ...
  • Leaving no one behind: a methodology for setting health inequality reduction targets for Sustainable Development Goal 3 

    Sanhueza, Antonio; Espinosa, Isabel; Mújica, Oscar J.; Barbosa da Silva Jr., Jarbas (2021-04-22)
    [ABSTRACT]. Objectives. To present a methodology for the simultaneous setting of quantitative targets that reflect both an improvement in the national average of an indicator for Sustainable Development Goal 3 (SDG3), as ...
  • Planning for health equity in the Americas: an analysis of national health plans 

    Kavanagh, Matthew M.; Norato, Laura Fernanda; Friedman, Eric A.; Armbrister, Adria N. (2021-04-21)
    [ABSTRACT]. There is growing recognition that health and well-being improvements have not been shared across populations in the Americas. This article analyzes 32 national health sector policies, strategies, and plans ...
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 21 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-21)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 60,282,618 cases; 1,463,201 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 142,776,413 cases; 3,043,680 deaths; 236 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 20 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-20)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 60,006,538 cases; 1,456,405 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 141,853,363 cases; 3,028,674 deaths; 236 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 19 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-19)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 59,907,374 cases; 1,453,566 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 141,205,751 cases; 3,018,412 deaths; 236 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • The demographic features and outcome indicators of the Barbados HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Program, 2018-2019 

    Anton, Best; Rambarran, Nastassia (2021-04-19)
    [ABSTRACT]. Objectives. To assess the demographics, risk profiles and outcome indicators of one of the few government-supported programs on pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in the English-speaking Caribbean. Methods. Chart ...
  • Traditional, complementary, and integrative medicine evidence map: a methodology to an overflowing field of data and noise 

    Schveitzer, Mariana Cabral; Abdala, Carmen Verônica Mendes; Portella, Caio Fabio Schlechta; Ghelman, Ricardo (2021-04-19)
    [ABSTRACT]. Every day there is criticism about lack of evidence on traditional, complementary, and integrative medicine (TCIM). But is this narrative evidence-based? Are we really missing research about TCIM? Or are we ...
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 18 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-18)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 59,757,984 cases; 1,450,197 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 140,529,212 cases; 3,009,255 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 17 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-17)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 59,550,930 cases; 1,444,736 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 139,758,010 cases; 2,998,311 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 16 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-16)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 59,294,109 cases; 1,438,618 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 138,688,383 cases; 2,978,935 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 15 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-15)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 59,053,949 cases; 1,432,017 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 138,103,240 cases; 2,972,131 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 14 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-14)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 58,816,275 cases; 1,425,593 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 137,240,813 cases; 2,958,255 deaths; 236 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 13 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-13)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 58,571,081 cases; 1,419,170 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 136,460,986 cases; 2,944,737 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 12 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-12)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 58,401,105 cases; 1,415,561 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 135,867,332 cases; 2,934,875 deaths; 236 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 11 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-11)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 58,247,199 cases; 1,412,231 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 134,957,021 cases; 2,918,752 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • COVID-19 Daily Update: 10 April 2021 

    Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-10)
    SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 58,024,093 cases; 1,405,231 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 134,572,673 cases; 2,914,783 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
  • Regulatory reliance to approve new medicinal products in Latin American and Caribbean countries 

    Durán, Carlos E.; Cañás, Martín; Urtasun, Martín A.; Elseviers, Monique; Andia, Tatiana; Vander Stichele, Robert; Christiaens, Thierry (2021-04-09)
    [ABSTRACT]. Objective. To describe the current status of regulatory reliance in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) by assessing the countries’ regulatory frameworks to approve new medicines, and to ascertain, for each ...

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