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Transición epidemiológica: la otra cara de la moneda
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2006)
A divergence between underlying and final causes of death in selected conditions: An analysis of death registries in Peru
Background: The underlying cause of death is used to study country and global mortality trends and profiles. The final cause of death could also inform the ultimately cause of death in individuals with underlying conditions. ...
Men's health: non-communicable chronic diseases and social vulnerability
(Univ Sao Paulo, Escola De Enfermagem De Ribeirao Preto, 2016-01-01)
Objectives: to evaluate the relationship between absences in scheduled appointments and the number of non-communicable chronic diseases and to investigate the relationship between spatial distribution of these diseases and ...
Cambios del patrón de enfermedad en la postransición epidemiológica en salud en Chile, 1950-2003
Background: During the twentieth century there was a change in the pattern of diseases in Europe, with an increase in the incidence of allergies and autoimmune disorders, that paralleled a decrease of infectious conditions. ...
Autophagy and oxidative stress in non-communicable diseases: A matter of the inflammatory state?
(Elsevier Inc., 2018)
© 2018 Elsevier Inc. Non-communicable diseases (NCDs), also known as chronic diseases, are long-lasting conditions that affect millions of people around the world. Different factors contribute to their genesis and progression; ...
The elevated rate of cesarean section and its contribution to non-communicable chronic diseases in Latin America: the growing involvement of the microbiota
(Frontiers media SA, 2017)
The current recommendation of the World Health Organization (WHO) regarding cesarean section (C-section) is that this clinical practice should be carried out only under specific conditions, when the health or life of the ...
Mediation of the effect of childhood socioeconomic position by educational attainment on adult chronic disease in Chile
Objectives We estimated the roles of childhood socioeconomic position (ChSEP) and education attainment on chronic diseases in Chilean adults, mediated through structural determinants and health behaviors, to identify potential ...