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Perception of health state and the use of vignettes to calibrate for socioeconomic status: results of the World Health Survey in Brazil, 2003
(Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública/ Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2005)
As part of the World Health Organization (WHO) project focused on assessing the performance of national health systems, the World Health Survey (WHS) was carried out in many member countries. In order to enable comparison ...
Nutritional status of school children from different socioeconomic levels Estado nutricional en escolares de nivel socioeconómico opuesto.
The aim of this work was to compare the nutritional status of children from low and high socioeconomic levels. Weight, height, mid arm circumference and tricipital skinfold thickness were measured in 1,842 children of low ...
Induced Abortion According to Socioeconomic Status in Chile
Study Objective: The Chilean legislation forbids induced abortion, so little is known of the young women who have abortions and what determinants are associated with this practice. In this study we examined the association ...
Differentials by Socioeconomic Status and Institutional Characteristics in Preventive Service Utilization by Older Persons in Costa Rica
(Journal of Aging and Health August 2009 vol. 21 no. 5 730-758, 2009-08)
Objective: The goals of this article are to assess the level of preventive service utilization by older persons in Costa Rica and to determine whether there are differentials in utilization across socioeconomic status ...
Socioeconomic status and COPD among low- and middle-income countries
(Dove Medical Press, 2016)
BACKGROUND: Socioeconomic status (SES) is a strong social determinant of health. There remains a limited understanding of the association between SES and COPD prevalence among low- and middle-income countries where the ...
Socioeconomic status as determinant of risk factors for overweight in adolescents
(Associação Brasileira de Saúde Coletiva (ABRASCO), 2011-10-01)
OBJETIVO: Analisar os fatores de risco para o sobrepeso entre adolescentes agrupados em três níveis econômicos diferentes. MÉTODOS: Estudo transversal que incluiu 1779 adolescentes com idade de 11-17 anos, agrupados de ...
The relationship between working horse welfare and their owners' socio-economic status
(Univ Federation Animal Welfare, 2018)
The relationship between the socio-economic status of working equine owners and the welfare status of their animals is yet to be documented. The aim of this study was to provide an approach to understanding socio-economic ...
Women's preferences for vaginal antimicrobial contraceptives II - Preferred characteristics according to women's age and socioeconomic status
(Elsevier Science IncNew YorkEUA, 1998)