Pan American Health Organization

Known as: PAHO, pan american health organization (PAHO) 
WHO regional office for the Americas acting as a coordinating agency for the improvement of health conditions in the hemisphere. The four main… (More)
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2011
2011
This article outlines the rationale for reducing dietary salt and some of the Pan American Health Organization actions to… (More)
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2009
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2009
Governance is thought to be a key determinant of economic growth, social advancement and overall development, as well as for the… (More)
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2008
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2008
Authors’ Note: This research was funded through the Horizons Program/Population Council (via USAID Cooperative Agreement HRN-A… (More)
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2008
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2008
Cervical cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths among women in Latin America and the Caribbean, and disproportionately… (More)
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2002
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2002
  • Marc Lalonde
  • Revista panamericana de salud publica = Pan…
  • 2002
As part of its 100th-anniversary celebration, the Pan American Health Organization has named 12 persons as "Public Health Heroes… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Since 1993 the Pan American Health Organization has coordinated a surveillance network with the National Reference… (More)
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2001
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2001
This paper describes the evidence debate from the many players currently attempting to define best practices in health promotion… (More)
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1999
1999
  • Francisco Sérgio Turra
  • 1999
1. Over the past two decades, the subregion of Central America has reported a growing number of cases of people suffering, and… (More)
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1997
Review
1997
Iron deficiency anemia is one of the major micronutrient deficiencies in the world. Its etiology is well understood, and… (More)
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1987
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1987
The evolution of Chagas' cardiomyopathy is poorly understood. We therefore examined the development of cardiac lesions in a rural… (More)
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