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    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 4 April 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-04)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 56,759,442 cases; 1,372,642 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 130,600,665 cases; 2,846,147 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 3 April 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-03)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 56,580,222 cases; 1,368,633 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 130,078,755 cases; 2,838,176 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 2 April 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-02)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 56,403,124 cases; 1,362,272 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 129,455,518 cases; 2,826,156 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • Childhood hunger experiences and chronic health conditions later in life among Brazilian older adults 

      Félix-Beltrán, Lucía; Seixas, Brayan V. (2021-04-01)
      [ABSTRACT]. Objectives. To assess the association between childhood hunger experiences and the prevalence of chronic diseases later in life. Methods. A cross-sectional study was conducted using baseline data from the ...
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 1 April 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-01)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 56,162,040 cases; 1,356,214 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 128,760,948 cases; 2,814,589 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • The Impact of COVID-19 on the Indigenous Peoples of the Region of the Americas: Perspectives and Opportunities. Report on the High-Level Regional Meeting, 30 October 2020 

      Pan American Health Organization; Equity, Gender and Cultural Diversity (EGC) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-04-01)
      In order to continue creating opportunities for dialogue and implementing the universal health agenda in the COVID-19 response in indigenous populations, PAHO organized a high-level meeting on 30 October 2020 to move forward ...
    • Programa de Acción Mundial para Superar las Brechas en Salud Mental (mhGAP) en Chile: aprendizajes y desafíos para América Latina y el Caribe 

      Sapag, Jaime C.; Álvarez Huenchulaf, Cinthia; Campos, Álvaro; Corona, Francisca; Pereira, Milena; Véliz, Verónica; Soto-Brandt, Gonzalo; Irarrazaval, Matias; Gómez, Mauricio; Abaakouk, Zohra (2021-03-31)
      [RESUMEN]. Objetivos. Presentar la metodología de evaluación integral de la implementación del Programa de Acción Mundial para Superar las Brechas en Salud Mental (mhGAP) en Chile y exponer sus resultados. Métodos. Estudio ...
    • Factores de éxito del tratamiento de la tuberculosis multidrogorresistente relacionados con el paciente y el personal sanitario en Colombia 

      Puerto Castro, Gloria Mercedes; Montes Zuluaga, Fernando Nicolás; Alcalde-Rabanal, Jacqueline Elizabeth; Pérez, Freddy (2021-03-31)
      [RESUMEN]. Objetivo. Identificar los factores asociados con el éxito del tratamiento de tuberculosis multidrogorresistente (TB-MDR) relacionados con los pacientes y el personal sanitario en seis municipios de Colombia con ...
    • A cross-sectional analysis of investigator needs for non-communicable disease research at the University of the West Indies, Mona 

      Williamson, Georgia A.; Rodrigo, Shelly; Guthrie-Dixon, Natalie; Blackman, Elizabeth; Beck, J. Robert; Hambleton, Ian; Bailey, Althea; Paul, Tomlin; Ragin, Camille C.; Tulloch-Reid, Marshall K. (2021-03-31)
      [ABSTRACT]. Objective. To describe the needs of academic staff conducting non-communicable disease (NCD) research at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus in Jamaica. Methods. Utilizing a cross-sectional design ...
    • Sostenibilidad de la estrategia Municipios Saludables en Guatemala 

      Laureano-Eugenio, Jorge; Gómez-Rodríguez, Raúl Otoniel; Tasejo-Corzantes, Jhunny; Silvestre Ramírez, Augusto; Pretell Aguilar, Rosa María; Alcalde-Rabanal, Jacqueline Elizabeth (2021-03-31)
      [RESUMEN]. Objetivo. Evaluar la sostenibilidad de la estrategia Municipios Saludables en Guatemala, para disponer de evidencia sólida que permita apoyar la toma de decisiones. Métodos. Se realizó un estudio mixto concurrente ...
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 30 March 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-30)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 55,735,999 cases; 1,343,698 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 127,497,620 cases; 2,790,761 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 29 March 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-29)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 55,586,882 cases; 1,340,530 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 127,028,995 cases; 2,782,019 deaths; 236 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 28 March 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-28)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 55,447,785 cases; 1,337,130 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 126,359,540 cases; 2,769,473 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 27 March 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-27)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 55,243,776 cases; 1,331,419 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 125,781,957 cases; 2,765,432 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • Ongoing Living Update of Potential COVID-19 Therapeutics Options: Summary of Evidence. Rapid Review 

      Pan American Health Organization; Evidence and Intelligence for Action in Health (EIH) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-26)
      The vast amount of data generated by clinical studies of potential therapeutic options for COVID-19 presents important challenges. This new information must be interpreted quickly so that prescribers can make optimal ...
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 26 March 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-26)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 55,022,885 cases; 1,325,048 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 125,381,756 cases; 2,754,233 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • COVID-19 Health Outcomes by Sex in the Americas. From January 2020 to January 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Equity, Gender and Cultural Diversity (EGC) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-26)
      To highlight the uneven impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic in the Region of the Americas, this publication presents data from Ministries of Health and analysis of the Region on COVID-19 health outcomes by gender, sex, age, ...
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 25 March 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-25)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas: 54,800,639 cases; 1,319,552 deaths. | Global: 124,746,413 cases; 2,743,543 deaths; 236 countries/areas/territories affected.
    • Epidemiological Update: Variants of SARS-CoV-2 in the Americas (24 March 2021) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-24)
      At the global level, a constant change is observed in the proportion of predominant clades since the start of the pandemic to date. As of 5 July 2020, 49% of the samples available through GISAID were associated with the ...
    • COVID-19 Daily Update: 24 March 2021 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (PHE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-03-24)
      SITUATION IN NUMBERS: Region of the Americas 54,589,001 cases; 1,314,885 deaths; 56 countries/areas/territories affected. | Global 124,095,783 cases; 2,733,324 deaths; 235 countries/areas/territories affected.