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Paleodemography in mummies of prehispanic populations from Africa Paleodemografía en momias de poblaciones prehispánicas de Arica.
Mummies' demographic information of 10 prehispanic cultures that developed in the Arica region of Chile about 7000 years ago is analyzed and related to the present population structure. A paleoepidemiological analysis ...
Dementia in Latin America: Epidemiological Evidence and Implications for Public Policy
(Frontiers media SA, 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 ...
Generic and similar products in Latin American countries: Current aspects and perspectives on bioequivalence and biowaivers
(IOS Press, 2014)
© 2014 - Network of Centres for Study of Pharmaceutical Law. All rights reserved.In the XIX and XX centuries, Latin American countries have experienced several changes on politics and economics, facing problems related to ...
A health promotion programme in Adventist and non-Adventist women based on Pender's model: A pilot study
Objective: In the last decades, the epidemiological and demographic transition in Chile has resulted in a considerable increase in diet-related non-communicable chronic diseases. The aim of this study was to determine the ...
Depression program in primary health care: The chilean experience
Chile is a middle income country in the process of demographic transition, where mental health problems contribute significantly to the disease burden. In 2001, Chile introduced gradually the Program of Treatment for ...
Dementia in Latin America: assessing the present and envisioning the future
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
The demographic structure of Latin American countries (LAC) is fast approaching that of developing countries, and the predicted prevalence of dementia in the former already exceeds the latter. Dementia has been declared a ...