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(Sociedad Chilena de Infectologia, 2017)
Twenty years of mental health policies in Chile: Lessons and challenges
Over the last 20 years, Chile has increased the mental health share of its public health budget and implemented policies that radically transformed psychiatric services in the country. Both national and international factors ...
Ecology and health in Chile. Present and future development Ecología y salud en Chile, desarrollo actual y futuro
In response to the progressive environmental deterioration, the Ecological Society of America has made a proposal, called "Sustainable Biosphere Initiative", to do research, teaching and decision making processes on ...
Stigma And Health
(CADERNOS SAUDE PUBLICARIO DE JANIERO, 2015)
Implementing the community mental health care model in a large latin-american urban area: The experience from Santiago, Chile
This article outlines the development of the Barros Luco General Hospital's Psychiatry Service since its creation in 1968. Initially, some historical and political background is provided followed by a description of how ...
Potentially hazardous waste produced at home
Background: The purpose of this study was to identify the sources of waste generation household consisting of biological material and to investigate the knowledge presented by those responsible for the generation of waste ...
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 ...