Health Transition

Known as: Health Transitions, Transition, Health, Transitions, Health 
Demographic and epidemiologic changes that have occurred in the last five decades in many developing countries and that are characterized by major… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
OBJECTIVES Patients and consumers make many choices that affect their health and their health care. Some of these decisions are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND China has undergone rapid demographic and epidemiological changes in the past few decades, including striking declines… (More)
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2012
2012
www.thelancet.com Vol 380 September 8, 2012 861 As the world’s nations gather for the UN meetings in September, 2012, real… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE The study investigated the test-retest reliability and construct validity of the Global Perceived Effect (GPE) scale in… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
15 years after its first democratic election, South Africa is in the midst of a profound health transition that is characterised… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The majority of people now live in urban areas and will do so for the foreseeable future. As a force in the demographic and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND In southern Africa, a substantial health transition is underway, with the heavy burden of chronic infectious illness… (More)
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2007
2007
In many developing countries with advanced stages of the nutrition transition, the burden of coronary artery disease (CAD) has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Low birth weight is associated with increased cardiovascular and metabolic disorders in adult life, although the mechanisms of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
This article presents the basic elements for developing a theory of the health transition. Such elements include the definition… (More)
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