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Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública
Print version ISSN 1020-4989

 

Table of contents
Rev Panam Salud Publica vol.17 n.5-6 Washington May./Jun. 2005

 From the Director
  
 ·  Longevity and the quality of life: a new challenge for public health in the Americas
Periago, Mirta Roses

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 Editorial
  
 ·  Building the foundations for health in old age in the Americas
Peláez, Martha

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 Articles
  
 ·  The Health, Well-Being, and Aging ("SABE") survey: methodology applied and profile of the study population
Albala, Cecilia; Lebrão, Maria Lúcia; León Díaz, Esther María; Ham-Chande, Roberto; Hennis, Anselm J.; Palloni, Alberto; Peláez, Martha; Pratts, Omar

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 ·  Self-reported general health in older adults in Latin America and the Caribbean: usefulness of the indicator
Wong, Rebeca; Peláez, Martha; Palloni, Alberto

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 ·  Determinants of self-rated health among elderly persons in São Paulo, Brazil
Alves, Luciana Correia; Rodrigues, Roberto Nascimento

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 ·  Historical and current predictors of self-reported health status among elderly persons in Barbados
Hambleton, Ian R.; Clarke, Kadene; Broome, Hedy L.; Fraser, Henry S.; Brathwaite, Farley; Hennis, Anselm J.

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 ·  Chronic diseases and functional limitation in older adults: a comparative study in seven cities of Latin America and the Caribbean
Menéndez, Jesús; Guevara, Adialys; Arcia, Néstor; León Díaz, Esther María; Marín, Clara; Alfonso, Juan C.

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 ·  Falls among elderly persons in Latin America and the Caribbean and among elderly Mexican-Americans
Reyes-Ortiz, Carlos A.; Al Snih, Soham; Markides, Kyriakos S.

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 ·  The contribution of living arrangements in the provision of care for elderly persons with functional impairments in São Paulo, Brazil
Duarte, Yeda Aparecida de Oliveira; Lebrão, Maria Lúcia; Lima, Fernão Dias de

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 ·  Life expectancy with functional disability in elderly persons in São Paulo, Brazil
Camargos, Mirela Castro Santos; Perpétuo, Ignez Helena Oliva; Machado, Carla Jorge

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 ·  Cataract blindness in people 50 years old or older in a semirural area of northern Peru
Pongo Águila, Luis; Carrión, Rómulo; Luna, Winston; Silva, Juan Carlos; Limburg, Hans

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 ·  Equity of access to health care for older adults in four major Latin American cities
Wallace, Steven P.; Gutiérrez, Verónica F.

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 ·  Social inequality in health and the utilization of health services among the elderly in Latin America
Noronha, Kenya Valéria Micaela de Souza; Andrade, Mônica Viegas

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 Current Topics
  
 ·  Social protection systems for older adults in Latin America and the Caribbean
Suárez, Rubén; Pescetto, Claudia

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 ·  Proposed minimum contents for medical school programs in geriatric medicine in Latin America
Cano, Carlos; Gutiérrez, Luis Miguel; Marín, Pedro Paulo; Morales Martínez, Fernando; Peláez, Martha; Rodríguez Mañas, Leocadio; Vega, Enrique; Zúñiga, Clemente

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 ·  Empowering older adults who are organized to search for a new social contract: experiences of the Inter-American Development Bank and Red Tiempos
Engler, Tomás

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 ·  Toward primary health care adapted to elderly people
Hoskins, Irene; Kalache, Alexandre; Mende, Susan

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 ·  Estrategia regional de implementación para América Latina y el Caribe del Plan de Acción internacional de Madrid sobre el envejecimiento


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 ·  Respuesta mundial al maltrato de las personas mayores en el contexto de la atención primaria


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