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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 ...
Influence of self-perceived oral health and socioeconomic predictors on the utilization of dental care services by schoolchildren
(Sociedade Brasileira de Pesquisa Odontológica, 2011)
The influence of socioeconomic factors and self-rated oral health on children's dental health assistance was assessed. This study followed a cross-sectional design, with a multistage random sample of 792 12-year-old ...
INITIAL NOTES ON EDUCATIONAL QUALITY: THE IDEB RESULTS AND SOCIOECONOMIC FACTORS
(Univ Estadual Paulista-unesp, Fac Ciencias Letras Assis, 2016-07-01)
This paper brings a initial discussion about brazilian education quality, obtained through the IDEB - Indice de Desenvolvimento da Educacao Basica (Brazilian Education Development Index). This work was drawn from a qualitative ...
Lifestyle factors and socioeconomic variables associated with abdominal obesity in Brazilian adolescents
Background and aims: Lifestyle variables have a key role in the development of abdominal obesity (AO). The objective of this study was to identify lifestyle factors and socioeconomic variables associated with AO in ...
Addressing social determinants to end Tuberculosis
Socioeconomic determinants of disability in Chile
Background: Disability is a worldwide public health priority. A shift from a biomedical perspective of dysfunction to a broader social understanding of disability has been proposed. Among many different social factors ...
Socioeconomic Issues in Irrigation Literature: Approaches, Concepts, and Meanings
(Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, INIA, 2009)