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Confronting Chronic Diseases: Evidence for Action

Confronting Chronic Diseases: Evidence for Action

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


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Cobertura Universal
de Salud en Latinoamérica
Enfermedad Renal Crónica
Azota Comunidades Agrícolas
Selecciones 2015
Selecciones 2014
Selecciones 2013
Table of Contents
‘We Are Still Challenged to be Dissatisfied’
Letters to the Editor
Policy & Practice
Cardiovascular Health in the Americas: Facts, Priorities and the UN High-Level Meeting on Non-Communicable Diseases
Pedro Ordúñez MD PhD
New Survey Results Enhance Cuba’s NCD Surveillance: Mariano Bonet MD, Director, National Hygiene, Epidemiology and Microbiology Institute
Gail Reed MS
Original Research
Chronic Kidney Disease and Associated Risk Factors in the Bajo Lempa Region of El Salvador: Nefrolempa Study, 2009
Carlos M. Orantes MD, et al.
Acute Myocardial Infarction Incidence, Mortality and Case Fatality in Santa Clara, Cuba, 2007–2008
Alberto Morales MD MPH, et al.
Dementia and Other Chronic Diseases in Older Adults in Havana and Matanzas: The 10/66 Study in Cuba
Juan de Jesús Llibre MD MPH PhD, et al.
Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Cuban Women
Patricia Varona MD MS, et al.
Role of Herpesvirus as a Cause of Mononucleosis-Like and Febrile Syndromes in Cuba, 2006–2009
Consuelo Correa MD MS, et al.
Alcohol: Friend or Foe?
Ricardo A. González MD PhD DrSc
Women & Smoking: Becoming Part of the Solution
Nery Suárez PhD
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