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Burden of disease from atrial fibrillation in adults from seven countries in Latin America
Background While some international studies have published epidemiologic overviews of atrial fibrillation (AF) for the Latin America region, detailed data at the national level are lacking. The aimExpand
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Prevalence, Awareness, Treatment, and Burden of Major Depressive Disorder: Estimates from the National Health and Wellness Survey in Brazil.
OBJECTIVE Major depressive disorder (MDD) is often underdiagnosed, undertreated, and associated with negative health outcomes. The current study examined the prevalence of MDD signs and symptoms inExpand
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The burden of caring for dementia patients: caregiver reports from a cross-sectional hospital-based study in China
The impact of dementia care on caregivers' professional, personal, emotional and social well-being was measured in a cohort of 1,387 caregivers in seven regions across mainland China, using a ChineseExpand
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Prevalence of pain reporting and associated health outcomes across emerging markets and developed countries.
OBJECTIVE The current study represents the first broad, multi-country, population-based survey of pain, assessing the association between pain and health outcomes, plus comparing the burden of painExpand
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Clinical Characterization and the Caregiver Burden of Dementia in China.
OBJECTIVES The prevalence of dementia in China is among the highest in the world, but systematic estimates of the rate of dementia subtypes and characterization of associated deficits are lacking.Expand
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Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Atorvastatin versus Rosuvastatin in Primary and Secondary Cardiovascular Prevention Populations in Brazil and Columbia.
BACKGROUND Latin America has witnessed a marked increase in cardiovascular (CV) disease, the leading cause of death in many countries. The benefits of lipid-lowering therapy to reduce CV-relatedExpand
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Calidad de Vida en Mujeres Mexicanas con Cáncer de Mama en Diferentes Etapas Clínicas y su Asociación con Características Socio-Demográficas, Estados Co-Mórbidos y Características del Proceso de
Introduction: Quality of Life is the most studied PRO (patient reported outcome) in cancer patients. With early diagnosis and better treatments in breast cancer, this entity has been transformed in aExpand
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Cost-effectiveness of maraviroc for antiretroviral treatment-experienced HIV-infected individuals in Mexico.
OBJECTIVE Maraviroc is the first approved drug in a new class of antiretrovirals, the CCR5 antagonists. The objective of this study was to predict the long-term clinical impact and cost-effectivenessExpand
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[Hospital discharges for oral cancer in the Mexican Institute of Social Security, 1991-2000].
A descriptive study based on the secondary analysis of the Unique System of Information database, Subsystem 13 of Hospital discharges to oral cancer of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS)Expand
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Análisis de simulación de coste-efectividad en el tratamiento de la esquizofrenia en el Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social. Evaluación de antipsicóticos típicos y atípicos
Resumen Introduccion La estimacion de los costes economicos de la esquizofrenia constituye un aspecto fundamental para el mejor conocimiento de la magnitud del problema de salud. En este sentido, elExpand
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