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    Análisis de situación en salud: su importancia en la implementación por las entidades territoriales de Colombia, 2016

    Para las autoridades en salud en todos los niveles de decisión nacional o territorial, es fundamental contar con información que les permita tomar decisiones para responder las necesidades de sus poblaciones. En este sentido, el Análisis de Situación de Salud (ASIS) es una metodología que facilita l...

    Minería de oro y aumento de la malaria: ¿qué ocurre en Chocó?

    La minería de oro a cielo abierto se ha asociado a diversos problemas de salud en la población, entre esos la proliferación de enfermedades infecciosas como la malaria. El departamento del Chocó, uno de los más importantes productores de oro del país, ha venido siendo afectado por un aumento en el ...

    Eliminating discrimination and inequalities in access to water and sanitation

    Patterns of marginalisation and exclusion are present all over the world, with stark and persisting inequalities in access to water and sanitation. Progress made in the water and sanitation sector does not always benefit those who are most in need of these services, in particular the poorest, people livi...

    A review of evidence on equitable delivery, access and utilization of immunization services for migrants and refugees in the WHO European Region

    This review focuses on existing immunization policies and practices for migrants and refugees and provides an overview of barriers and facilitators for access to and utilization of immunization services. Evidence was obtained by a scoping review of academic and grey literature in English and a further 11...

    Cultural contexts of health: the use of narrative research in the health sector

    Storytelling is an essential tool for reporting and illuminating the cultural contexts of health: the practices and behaviour that groups of people share and that are defined by customs, language and geography. This report reviews the literature on narrative research, offers some quality criteria for app...

    What is the evidence on availability and integration of refugee and migrant health data in health information systems in the WHO European Region? Themed issues on migration and health, X

    The Health Evidence Network (HEN) is an information service for public health decision-makers in the WHO European Region, in action since 2003 and initiated and coordinated by the WHO Regional Office for Europe under the umbrella of the WHO European Health Information Initiative (a multipartner network c...

    Prevenção de acidentes domésticos no Distrito Federal

    Os acidentes domésticos são importante causa de internação hospitalar e mortalidade entre crianças, adultos e pessoas idosas, mobilizando não só o setor saúde, mas também os profissionais de segurança pública, em especial os bombeiros, que são os primeiros respondentes a diversas dessas ocorr...

    Alternativas às prisões provisórias: síntese de evidências

    As sínteses de evidência são um resumo das evidências de pesquisas globais (revisões sistemáticas de efeito) e locais relevantes que foram identificadas, avaliadas e organizadas em opções para o enfrentamento de problemas no âmbito do sistema de justiça criminal. São utilizadas para subsidiar ...