Peer-reviewed / Open Access

Archives

Current IssueApril–July 2017, Vol 19, No 2–3
Editors' Choice • Autism in CubaPersonal Responsibility in UHCEvolution of HIV-1B in CubaChile: Health Insurance Models & Inequalities • Anemia in Reproductive-age Cuban Women Surgical Case Fatality in Cuban Neonates Leadership Training for PHC, Colombia More Needed to Address Postpartum Obesity •
 
January 2017, Vol 19, No 1 Editors' Choice • Anti-TB Drug Resistance in CubaCuba Studies Aging and DementiaCuban Primary Care: A Day in the Life • Leprosy Control in CubaPreventing TB in Dominican Health Care WorkersProspects for Universal Health in NigeriaIn Praise of Autopsy Ethical Travel to Cuba •
 
October 2016, Vol 18, No 4 Editors' Choice • Inside Cuban Cancer Research • Childhood Diabetes Burden in Cuba • Cuba’s Strategy vs. Dementias • A Call to Broaden Health in All Policies • Tackling Gender Violence in Primary Care • Physical Activity Patterns in Cuba • Emergency Medicine: What Does It Take? • Pediatric Gastroenterology Comes of Age •
 
July 2016, Vol 18, No 3 Editors’ Choice • Cuba’s Approach to Clinical Trials • Controversies in Gestational Diabetes Detection • Suicide Epidemiology in Cuba • Cristian Morales, PAHO: Pathways to Universal Health • Research to Improve Disability Care in Latin America • Intersectoral Action to Delay Youth Drinking • Countering Alcohol Use as a Social Norm • Where Are the Bikes in Havana? • Saharan Dust and Human Health in Cuba •
 
January–April 2016, Vol 18, No 1–2 Editors’ Choice • Renal Damage in Rural Salvadoran Children • Cuba vs. Zika:  All Hands on Deck • Survival Rates of Cuban Tuberculosis Patients • Organ Transplantation in Cuba • Cuban Biotech’s Contribution to Cervical Cancer Screening • Low-cost Alternatives to Find Silent Brain Damage from Hypertension • Metabolic Syndrome Risk Factors in Holguín, Cuba • Scientific Innovation  in a Cuban Hospital • Urinary Incontinence  in Older Jamaican Adults •
 
October 2015, Vol 17, No 4 Reflections on Cuban Migration • Barriers Facing Diverse North Carolina Refugees • Atlanta Network Assesses Asylum Aid • Canadian Policy & Cuban Immigrants • Arterial Disease Warnings in Cuban Teens • Women: Key to Lung Cancer Prevention • New Cuban Pneumococcal Vaccine Candidate •
 
July 2015, Vol 17, No 3 Speaking with US Graduates of Cuba’s Latin American Medical School • Haiti: Watching for New Cholera Outbreaks • South Africa: Problem-based Learning Challenges • Chile: Teamwork for Cuban Earthquake Response • Cuba's National TB Control Strategy • Redefining Cuba's Residency in Emergency Medicine •
 
April 2015, Vol 17, No 2 US-Cuba: Environment Knows No Borders • Cuba Confronts Climate Change • Climate Change Forces Tough Choices • Predicting Vector Patterns from Weather Data • Climate Variability & Heart Attacks • Low Birth Weight Management & Consequences •
 
January 2015, Vol 17, No 1 Lowering Infant Mortality in Cuba • New Neonatal Weight Curves • Neurodevelopment of Low Birth Weight Babies • Predicting Adolescent Hypertension • Antiretroviral Adherence in Young Cubans • PLUS: Exclusive Interview with Cuba’s Ebola Fighters •
 
Suplemento 2015, Vol 17, No 1 (Traducción al español de la serie en The Lancet, Universal Health Coverage in Latin America) • Enfoques basados en los derechos    Fortalecimiento de los sistemas de salud   Financiamiento    Modelos para lograr la cobertura universal   Acción intersectorial y rol de la sociedad civil
 
July–October 2014, Vol 16, No 3–4 Cancer Screening Debates & Practice • Overcoming Barriers to Advanced-Cancer Control • Measuring Breast Cancer Patients’ Quality of Life • Smoking Prevalence in Cienfuegos, Cuba • Antenatal Cystic Fibrosis Diagnosis in Cuba • Neurofibromatosis in Cuban Children • Antenatal Genetic Testing in Havana •
 
April 2014, Vol 16, No 2 The Epidemic of Chronic Kidney Disease of Uncertain Etiology (CKDu): Authors from Sri Lanka, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Cuba, Mexico, Italy & the USACKDu: A Global Phenomenon in Poor Farming Communities • Challenges for Health Systems & Epidemiology • The International Nephrology Society and CKDu • Poverty's Relation to CKD Worldwide • PLUS, latest research and perspectives on clinical characterization, histopathology, spatial distribution, and potential risk factors....and a Special Abstracts Section and Landmark Documents on CKDu.
 
January 2014, Vol 16, No 1 Cuba’s Strategy for Well Child and Adolescent Care • Anemia in Children under Five in Eastern Cuba • Cuba's Human Breast Milk Banks • Frailty, Dependency and Mortality Predictors in Older Adults • EKG P-Wave Dispersion: Clue to Hypertension in Children? • Decentralized Chronic Disease Risk Factor Surveillance in Cuba •
 
October 2013, Vol 15, No 4 Community Mental Health Services in Cuba • Complex Psychology of Obesity in Young Cubans • India: Depression among Rural Older Adults • Smoking & Alcohol Use in Health Sciences Students • The Healing Power of Humor • More Havana Women Living with HIV/AIDS • Predicting Cardiovascular Risk to Optimize Resources •
 
July 2013, Vol 15, No 3 Cuba’s Approach to Diabetes in Pregnancy • A Chronic Kidney Disease Mystery • Mapping Lung Cancer in Cuba • Sex Education for Type 1 Diabetics • What Predicts Survival in Hemodialysis? • Pre-eclampsia: Nature or Nurture? • Predicting Mortality after Head Trauma •
 
April 2013, Vol 15, No 2 How Cuba Beat Polio • Community Research on Adolescent Alcohol Use • Predicting Diabetes Risk in Primary Care • Neighborhood & Household Influences on Health Risks • Implications of Cuba’s Current Health Reform • gSPECT to Predict Adverse Effects after Myocardial Reperfusion • Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in a Havana ICU •
 
January 2013, Vol 15, No 1 Cuban Innovation in Diabetic Foot Care • Evidence for the Hygiene Hypothesis of Type 1 Diabetes Causation • Using Nuclear Cardiology to Detect Silent Ischemia in Diabetics • Birth Defects & Oxidative Stress in Pregestational Diabetes • Four Decades of Kidney Transplantation in Cuba • Cross-Modal Plasticity in Sighted Deaf Children •
 
October 2012, Vol 14, No 4 A Hospital Strategy to Reduce Cardiac Deaths • More Community Engagement Urged in Cuba’s Health Reform • Improving NCD Risk Factor Surveillance Sampling • Better Indicators for Cuban TB Control • Informatics for HIV/AIDS Management • Interview Techniques for Sensitive Health Issues in Vietnam •
 
July 2012, Vol 14, No 3 Nursing Research Capacity Building • Bioethics & Health Leadership • Transforming Basic Sciences in Cuban Medical Schools • Teaching South African-Medical Students in Cuba • Lessons from Vision Restoration in Venezuela • Supportive Therapy for Multiple Organ Dysfunction • Stem Cell Autograft for Lower Limb Ischemia •
 
April 2012, Vol 14, No 2 Mariela Castro: Revolutionizing Gender in Cuba • Right to Health Care for Transsexual People • Breast Cancer Testimony • Cuban TV Serials Stir Social Debate • Profile of Cuban Women Olympic Volleyball Champions •
 
January 2012, Vol 14, No 1 Evolution of Rural Health in Cuba • Gambia: Training Doctors in the Community • Endoscopy in Cuba Primary Care Settings • Recombinant Erythropoietin for Parkinson's Disease • Lipid Profiles Predicting Silent Myocardial Infarction •
 
October 2011, Vol 13, No 4 Priorities for Stemming Chronic Diseases in the Americas • Cuban Women & Smoking • Acute Myocardial Infarction in Cuba • Dementia and Other Chronic Diseases in Cuban Seniors • Tracking NCD Risk Factors in Cuba    • El Salvador’s Chronic Renal Disease Epidemic •
 
July 2011, Vol 13, No 3 Indigenous Health Rights in Brazil • Cuba: Strategy for Childhood TB Control • Ethiopia’s Health Extension Program • Global Pharmaceuticals: Ethics & Equity • Participatory Action Research for Health • Colombia: The Courts & Access to Health Care • Cuba’s Maternity Home Network • Intentional Injury in Vietnamese Youth •
 
April 2011, Vol 13, No 2 Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence in Cuba • Drug-resistant HIV in Cuban Children • The Cuban AIDS Memorial Quilt Project • National Laboratory Network for HIV Detection • National HIV/AIDS Program Results • Occult Hepatitis B in HIV Patients • Febrile Syndromes in Havana Dengue Patients •
 
January 2011, Vol 13, No 1 Cuban Epidemic Neuropathy • Surgery for Congenital Esotropia • Special-needs Children in Cuban Education • Frontalis Sling Surgery for Congenital Ptosis • Diabetes Mellitus in Pregnancy • Cuban Medical Team in Haiti One Year Later •
 
October 2010, Vol 12, No 4 Approaches to Stem Cell Research in Cuba • Transforming Transgender Health and Policies • A Developing a Broader Framework for Defining Alcohol Harm • Havana: Prepared for an Aging Population? • Cuba’s Kidney Transplantation Program • Screening for Chronic-disease Vascular Damage: Consciousness & Brain Death •
 
July 2010, Vol 12, No 3 Global Forum for Health Research, Forum 2009 • Cuba and Brazil: South-South Collaboration in Health Biotechnology • Barriers to Better Research on Social Determinants of Health • Cuban Recombinant Erithropoyetin for Anemia in Pediatric Cancer Patients • Stroke and Risk Factors in Older Cuban Adults •
 
Spring 2010, Vol 12, No 2 Rehabilitating Health in Haiti • Hospital Management in Times of Crisis • Multiple Organ Failure in Obstetric Patients • Cuba’s National Pediatric Cardiology Program • Weight Gain & Adiposity in Havana Youth • Pediatric Cancer in Cuba •
 
Winter 2010, Vol 12, No 1 Cuba Confronts Influenza A(H1N1) • Therapeutic Lung Cancer Vaccine R&D • Diagnostic Delay in Lung Cancer • Cuba’s Cochlear Implant Program  •
 
Fall 2009, Vol 11, No 4 Comorbidity of Overweight, Obesity and Chronic Disease • Dietary Reference Intakes for the Cuban Population • Baseline to Guidelines: Food Culture, Nutrition and Health  • Macrobiotic Diet Therapy for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus • Cuba’s National Centenarian Study •
 
Summer 2009, Vol 11, No 3 Cancer Incidence & Mortality Trends • Changing Paradigm of Cuban Cancer Control • Voices of Cuban Breast Cancer Survivors • Monoclonal Antibody for Pediatric Brain Tumors • Cuba-Guatemala Health Cooperation • •
 
Spring 2009, Vol 11, No 2 Cuba's Anti-Doping Lab & Program • Body Types of Elite Cuban Ballplayers • Complementary & Alternative Medicine for Athletes • The Terry Fox Run for Cuban Cancer Research •
 
Winter 2009, Vol 11, No 1 Innovations in Neuroscience for Public Health • Socially Accountable R&D: Generating Appropriate Technologies for Health Equity • Expanding Access to Technology in Primary Care •
 
Fall 2008, Vol 10, No 4 Current Trends in Cuban Medical Education • Roundtable of Innovative Medical Educators from South Africa, Canada, the Philippines, Cuba, Venezuela and Australia • Cuba’s HIV/AIDS Program: Controversy, Care and Cultural Shift • Charles Boelen on Social Accountability of Medical Education •
 
Summer 2008, Vol 10, No 3 Cuba's Health Sector & Disaster Mitigation • Cuban Civil Defense on Risk Reduction • Asthma Mortality and Climate in Cuba • Cuba Health Cooperation Turns 45 •
 
Spring 2008, Vol 10, No 2 Obesity & Chronic Vascular Diseases in Cuba • Epidemiology of Stroke 1970-2006 • Cardiovascular Risk in Cuban Women • National Health Sciences Prizes 2007 •
 
Winter 2008, Vol 10, No 1 Cuba's eHealth Strategy • The Virtual University of Health • Open Access & Cuban Research • National Study on Mental Retardation in Cuba •
 
Fall 2007, Vol 9, No 1 VA-MENGOC-BC: Contributions After 20 Years of Application • Dengue IgM Detection UltramicroELISA Test • Cuban Recombinant Human Erythropoietin in Dialysis Patients •
 

More Issues

2006

Volume VIII, No 1, 2006
HIV in Cuba: Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission

2005

Volume VII, No 9, 2005
Towards Health Equity in Cuba

Volume VII, No 8, 2005
Training Physicians for Global Health

Volume VII, No 7, 2005
Epidemics: The Cuban Approach

Volume VII, No 6, 2005
Pediatrics: First Year of Life in Cuba

Volume VII, No 5, 2005
Prevention & Management of Renal Diseases in Cuba

Volume VII, No 3-4, 2005
International Medical Education: The Cuban Experience

Volume VII, No 1-2, 2005
Cuba's Pediatric Heart Network

2004

Volume VI, No 3, 2004
Disaster Management in Cuba: Reducing the Risks

Volume VI, No 2, 2004
20 Years of Family Medicine in Cuba

Volume VI, No 1, 2004
Immunization and Vaccine Research in Cuba

2003

Volume V, Nos. 1 & 2, 2003
Prevention and Treatment of Breast Cancer in Cuba

Volume V, No. 1, 2003
Complementary and Alternative Health in Cuba (Natural and Traditional Medicine)

2002

Volume IV, No. 1, 2002
Reproductive Health in Cuba

2001

Volume III, Nos. 1 & 2, 2001
HIV-AIDS in Cuba

2000

Volume II, No. 3, 2000
Cuba’s Approach to Primary Care

Volume II, No. 2, 2000
Heart Disease in Cuba

Volume II, No. 1, 2000
Aging in Cuba

1999

Volume I, No. 2, 1999
Varied Themes

Volume I, No. 1, 1999
Premier Issue - Primary Care