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Fertility, kinship and the evolution of mass ideologies
Traditional human societies are organised around kinship, and use kinship networks to generate large scale community projects. This is made possible by a combination of linguistic kin recognition, a uniquely human trait, ...
An empirical evaluation of the impact of three urban transportation policies on transit use
The impact on transportation mode choice of policies implementing metro network expansion, fare subsidies and automobile use and ownership regulation was evaluated econometrically using data for 41 world cities. Controlling ...
Desigualdad y vulnerabilidad en el colectivo de Adultos mayores en México y el Estado De México: Una revisión multidisciplinaria
(Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, 2007)
Dementia in Latin America: Epidemiological Evidence and Implications for Public Policy
(Frontiers Research Foundation, 2017)
Population aging is among the most important global transformations. Today, 12% of the world population is of age 60 and over and by the middle of this century this segment will represent 21.5%. The increase in population ...
Momentos de cambios y transición en la campaña correntina. Una mirada a la población de color a través de los bautismos y casamientos.Changes and transition in Corrientes, Argentina: An analysis of the colored population through baptism and marriage records
(Universidad Estadual de Maringá, 2015-07)
Nos proponemos estudiar a la población de color, ya sean libres oesclavos, que habitaban el amplio territorio de la campaña correntina a finalesdel período colonial. Este análisis se realizará a partir de las fuentes ...
From instinct to evidence: the role of data in country decision-making in Chile
(Taylor & Francis Online, 2017)
BACKGROUND: The Chilean health system has undergone profound reforms since 1990, while going through many political upheavals, and faced demographic, health, and economic transformations. The full information requirements ...
Limpieza intestinal para colonoscopia en niños: efectividad, adherencia y efectos adversos de esquemas diferenciados por edad
(Sociedad Chilena de Pediatria, 2017)
Introduction: Adequate intestinal cleanliness is crucial to achieve optimal colonoscopy performance. Several bowel preparation (BP) schemes have been proposed, but there is still no consensus as regards which is the most ...
Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 315 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE), 1990–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
BACKGROUND: Healthy life expectancy (HALE) and disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) provide summary measures of health across geographies and time that can inform assessments of epidemiological patterns and health ...
Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
BACKGROUND: Non-fatal outcomes of disease and injury increasingly detract from the ability of the world's population to live in full health, a trend largely attributable to an epidemiological transition in many countries ...