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The spatio-temporal dynamics of infant mortality in Ecuador from 2010 to 2019.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):BMC public health [BMC Public Health] 2022 Oct 01; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 1841. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 01.

Abstract:The infant mortality rate (IMR) is still a key indicator in a middle-income country such as Ecuador where a slightly increase up to 11.75 deaths per thousand life births has been observed in 2019. The purpose of this study is to propose and apply a pri...

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Pulmonary Paragonimiasis in Native Community, Esmeraldas Province, Ecuador, 2022.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Emerging infectious diseases [Emerg Infect Dis] 2022 Oct; Vol. 28 (10), pp. 2114-2116.

Abstract:Paragonimiasis is a food-borne infection caused by several species of the Paragonimus fluke. Clinical manifestations can mimic tuberculosis and contribute to diagnostic delay. We report a cluster of paragonimiasis in a community in Ecuador, where activ...

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Quality of life of cutaneous leishmaniasis suspected patients in the Ecuadorian Pacific and Amazon regions: a cross sectional study.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):BMC infectious diseases [BMC Infect Dis] 2022 Sep 24; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 748. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 24.

Abstract:Background: Yearly, up to 1 million patients worldwide suffer from cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL). In Ecuador, CL affects an estimated 5000 patients annually. CL leads to reduced Health Related Quality of Life (HRQL) as a result of stigma in the Asian an...

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Case Fatality Rate of COVID-19 and its Relationship to Sociodemographic Characteristics in Ecuador, 2020.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International journal of public health [Int J Public Health] 2022 Sep 06; Vol. 67, pp. 1604768. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 06 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract:Objective: To analyze sociodemographic factors' influence on COVID-19 case fatality rate (CFR) in Ecuador on a subnational level. Methods: Publicly available register-based observational study. A retrospective cohort of COVID-19 infections between epid...

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Prevalence of chronic pelvic pain and primary dysmenorrhea in women of reproductive age in Ecuador.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):BMC women's health [BMC Womens Health] 2022 Sep 02; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 363. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 02.

Abstract:Background: Chronic pelvic pain (CPP) and primary dysmenorrhoea are debilitating conditions that can impair the quality of life of affected women. These conditions are frequently neglected, delaying proper diagnosis and healthcare provision. This study...

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Zoonotic Ancylostoma ceylanicum Hookworm Infections, Ecuador.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Emerging infectious diseases [Emerg Infect Dis] 2022 Sep; Vol. 28 (9), pp. 1867-1869.

Abstract:Ancylostoma ceylanicum hookworms are zoonotic parasites that can infect humans. To detect autochthonous transmission, we analyzed human fecal samples collected in 2000. Multiparallel quantitative PCR detected infection in persons who had never traveled...

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Network analysis of pig movements in Ecuador: Strengthening surveillance of classical swine fever.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Transboundary and emerging diseases [Transbound Emerg Dis] 2022 Sep; Vol. 69 (5), pp. e2898-e2912. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 10.

Abstract:The analysis of domestic pig movements has become useful to understand the disease spread patterns and epidemiology, which facilitates the development of more effective animal diseases control strategies. The aim of this work was to analyse the static ...

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Return on Investment of 10-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in Ecuador From 2010 to 2030.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Value in health regional issues [Value Health Reg Issues] 2022 Sep; Vol. 31, pp. 148-154. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 23.

Abstract:Objectives: Ecuador introduced the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in 2010. A recent time series analysis has demonstrated the impact of 10-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV10) on hospitalized pneumococcal disease in children. We leveraged thes...

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Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Chemical Control for Chagas Disease Vectors in Loja Province, Ecuador.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Vector borne and zoonotic diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.) [Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis] 2022 Sep; Vol. 22 (9), pp. 449-458. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 31.

Abstract:The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of selective and community-wide house insecticide spraying in controlling triatomines in the subtropical areas of Loja Province, Ecuador. We designed a quasi-experimental pre-post-test witho...

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How and why buy-in for health in all policies was facilitated in Ecuador: a realist case study of Plan Nacional para el Buen Vivir.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International journal for equity in health [Int J Equity Health] 2022 Aug 15; Vol. 21 (1), pp. 108. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 15.

Abstract:Background: In 2008, Ecuador introduced Plan Nacional para el Buen Vivir (PNBV; National Plan for Good Living), which was widely recognized as a promising example of Health in All Policies (HiAP) due to the integration of policy sectors on health and h...

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