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Epidemiology of migraine headache in Santiago, Chile: A prevalence study
Objective. To describe the importance of migraine in Santiago, Chile, by analyzing its prevalence, clinical features and impact by age, gender and socioeconomic status. Methods. In 1993, a representative sample of 1,540 ...
Epidemiology of ADHD in Chilean children and adolescents
ADHD prevalence, associated factors, comorbidity and service use are reported for a sample of 1,558 children and adolescents, belonging to four provinces in Chile. The sample is weighted in each step for selection bias. ...
Prevalence of oral mucosal lesions in elderly people in Santiago, Chile
BACKGROUND: Oral prevalence studies are important to know the state of health and the needs of treatment. Our aim was to determine the prevalence of oral mucosal lesions and associated factors among aging Chileans. METHODS: A ...
Prevalence of psychiatric disorders among Chilean children and adolescents Salud mental infanto-juvenil en Chile y brechas de atención sanitarias
Background: Psychiatric disorders that appear during childhood or adolescence should be a public health priority. Aim: To report the results of a national representative survey in the Latin American region examinig the ...
Prevalence of Epilepsy in Children of Melipilla, Chile
Summary: The prevalence of epilepsy among children born in 1966 and reaching the age of 9 years during 1975 was investigated in Melipilla, Chile, using questions similar to those used by Rose et al. (1973). Of 2,104 potential ...
Prevalence of gastrointestinal parasites in cattle and sheep in three municipalities in the Colombian Northeastern Mountain
(Veterinary World, 2019, 2019)
Prevalence of Human Papillomavirus infection among Chilean women from 2012 to 2016
Here, we evaluated the prevalence of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in two groups of Chilean women. The first group consisted of 3235 womenaged 18-64 years attended in six primary care centers of Santiago. The second group ...
Prevalence of child and adolescent mental disorders in Chile: A community epidemiological study
Background: In Latin America, there is limited research on the prevalence of mental disorders in children and adolescents. This Chilean survey is the first national representative survey in the Latin American region to ...
Prevalence of endometriosis in 287 women undergoing surgical sterilization in Santiago Chile Prevalencia de la endometriosis en mujeres sometidas a esterilización quirúrgica laparoscópica en un hospital de Santiago de Chile
(Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2014)
Background: The clinical manifestations of endometriosis are infertility, dysmenorrhea, sexuality disturbances, and chronic pelvic pain. It is the cause of 30 to 50% of infertility cases. In developed countries, the ...
Epidemiology of tension-type headache in Santiago, Chile: A prevalence study
Objective: To describe the importance of tension-type headache (TTH) in Santiago, Chile, by analyzing its prevalence, clinical features, and impact by age, gender, and socioeconomic status, using widely accepted international ...