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Oral health inequities. Factors which determine their reality in Chile
Although access to health care is a right in Chile, various surveys and studies show that not all Chileans have equal rates of oral health. The most deprived populations, rural, ethnic minority and older have traditionally ...
¿Somos iguales? Using a structural violence framework to understand gender and health inequities from an intersectional perspective in the Peruvian Amazon
(Taylor & Francis Open, 2017)
BACKGROUND: In the Peruvian Amazon, historical events of colonization and political marginalization intersect with identities of ethnicity, class and geography in the construction of gender and health inequities. Gender-based ...
The challenge for healthcare systems in the XXI century: how to incorporate the focus of social determinants in healthcare? El desafío de los sistemas de salud en el siglo XXI: ¿cómo incorporar el enfoque de los determinantes sociales de la salud?
During the 20th century, a series of reflections on the role of biomedicine and social factors in the concept of health and disease processes served as a necessary prelude to the conceptual and empirical development of ...
Integrating social determinants of health in the universal health coverage monitoring framework
(Pan American Health Organization, 2013)
Underpinning the global commitment to universal health coverage (UHC) is the fundamental role of health for well-being and sustainable development. UHC is proposed as an umbrella health goal in the post-2015 sustainable ...
Desigualdades em sa??de: uma perspectiva global.
Addressing social determinants to end Tuberculosis
Determinantes sociales de la salud y discapacidad: actualizando el modelo de determinación
Social determinants of health (SDH) are conditions in which people live. These conditions impact their lives, health status and social inclusion level. In line with the conceptual and comprehensive progression of disability, ...
Socioeconomic status and perceived health-related quality of life in Chile
(Medical Education Cooperation with Cuba, 2017)
INTRODUCTION Changes in the conceptualization of health and illness have led to development of theory and methods to study healthrelated quality of life. One instrument used frequently to measure this concept is the SF-12 ...
Determinação Social da Saúde e Serviço Social: contribuições para o debate
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), 2017-06-27)
Trata-se de um estudo sobre a importância do debate acerca do conceito da Determinação Social da Saúde no Serviço Social e das estreitas relações entre o projeto político profissional desta categoria, e o projeto político ...
The current state of play of research on the social, political and legal dimensions of HIV
(Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública, 2015)
This paper offers a critical overview of social science research presented at the 2014 International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia. In an era of major biomedical advance, the political nature of HIV remains of ...