Luisa Iniguez

Luisa Iniguez
FLACSO-Cuba · Universidad de La Habana

PhD

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El contexto vigente en Cuba, promueve una nueva comprensión del territorio no solo como soporte sino como agente de los cambios que se emprenden. El artículo recrea algunas de las transformaciones que han tenido lugar en la economía cubana desde una perspectiva territorial. Se muestra, de conjunto con los avances indiscutibles, la presencia de un e...
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Scientific research and education in a natural protected area Las Joyas Reseach Station illustrates a case of the value of constructing academic research programs focused on the management of natural protected areas. Research conducted by professors and studens of the University of Guadalajara gave rise to the establishment of both the Las Joyas Re...
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La división convencional de la geografía de la salud en geografía de problemas o daños a la salud, también conocida como Nosogeografía (Darchenkova, 1988), y geografía de la atención médica o de los cuidados a la salud, puede extenderse a la bifurcación de la cartografía de la salud en dos áreas de su desarrollo. Así, por lo general los mapas ident...
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Translated from the Spanish and reprinted with permission from the Revista Cubana de Salud Pública, [online] Vol. 38, No. 1, Jan-Mar 2012. Original available at: http://scielo.sld.cu/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0864-34662012000100011&lng=es&nrm=iso&tlng=es This paper describes the evolution of basic indicators of health services, human resou...
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This article shows a typology of risks for the municipality of Centro Habana, located in the North and central part of the province of Havana. The article itself will be a valuable tool for the decision makers allowing them to identify the most needed and affected and in-need areas. The hazards affecting the municipality were defined linking them w...
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Este artículo determina una tipología de riesgos para el municipio de Centro Habana, ubicado en la parte norte central de la provincia La Habana, la misma puede ser una herramienta para los decisores y planificadores, al permitir identificar zonas prioritarias de intervención. Se definen los peligros que afectan a este territorio, vinculándolos con...
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The general characterization of the processes that have been prompted since the mid 90's, aimed at the health sector recovery and at the improvement of the quality of service, the efficiency and the effectiveness of the system, and at keeping equity, was taken as basis for the description of the evolution of fundamental indicators of service, human...
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Introdução As mudanças econômicas, políticas e culturais nos obrigam a buscar novas ferramentas teóricas, metodológicas e conceituais para a compreensão do mundo contemporâneo. Nesta busca algumas barreiras que separavam distintas ciências são transpostas, pois o avanço do conhecimento tende a organizar-se em torno de temas-problemas. Para o tratam...
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For the last two decades, advances have been made in the documentation of social and health problems of the population in the region within the framework of increased inequalities and inequities, more decentralizing processes and progressive introduction of data processing and analysis methods and techniques. The following reflections were aimed at...
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No Brasil, a hanseniase e um problema de Saude Publica e seu plano de eliminacao esta entre as acoes de relevância nacional. A reducao da prevalencia da doenca a partir de 1991 nao coincide com a diminuicao da deteccao de casos novos. Existe um reconhecimento internacional sobre o comportamento focal da hanseniase, ou seja, sua distribuicao restrit...
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An analysis of the distribution and accessibility of the community pharmacies was carried out in the fifteen municipalities of Havana City, with the object to know if it is possible the implementation of programs of Pharmaceutical Care. The types of pharmacies of the municipalities were identified and the indexes of pharmacies per inhabitant, pharm...
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The community-based pharmaceutical services have not been thoroughly studied in Cuba. The objective of this paper is to characterize these services in the City of Havana province using the estimation of the number of inhabitants per drugstore, of drugstores per inhabitant, of drugstores per 10 000 pop., of inhabitants per Bachelor of Pharmacy, of B...
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The community-based pharmaceutical services have not been thoroughly studied in Cuba. The objective of this paper is to characterize these services in the City of Havana province using the estimation of the number of inhabitants per drugstore, of drugstores per inhabitant, of drugstores per 10 000 pop., of inhabitants per Bachelor of Pharmacy, of B...
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For the purpose of laying down the foundations for the future implementation of a Pharmaceutical Care Program, a diagnosis of some features of the community-based pharmaceutical services in the Western provinces and in Isle of Youth municipality was made, taking data from the National Supervision performed in 791 drugstores of these territories fro...
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For the purpose of laying down the foundations for the future implementation of a Pharmaceutical Care Program, a diagnosis of some features of the community-based pharmaceutical services in the Western provinces and in Isle of Youth municipality was made, taking data from the National Supervision performed in 791 drugstores of these territories fro...
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Some indicators, which are related to population, number of drug stores, classification, the presence of the National Drug Formulary and the Manual of Procedures in 1 044 community drug stores located in the central provinces and in four provinces of the eastern region of Cuba, were identified and estimated to find out the adequate conditions makin...
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Some indicators, which are related to population, number of drug stores, classification, the presence of the National Drug Formulary and the Manual of Procedures in 1 044 community drug stores located in the central provinces and in four provinces of the eastern region of Cuba, were identified and estimated to find out the adequate conditions makin...
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The present investigation intends to study the territorial distribution of leprosy in Brazil in order to identify the regularities of its differentiation, and to contribute to the knowledge that allows progress in the understanding of the processes of its social production. Time trends of global and specific leprosy detection rates were calculated...
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Isolated or inconsistent efforts have characterized the age-old relation of geography and human health. In the last decade, the international interest on the study of this relationship has renewed at both academic and health management levels. The present paper explores the Latin American situation and the advancements and restrictions existing in...
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In the 90´s, there was a wide use of the geographic information systems (GIS)in the health care. On the other hand, dengue reemerged with remarkable intensity in this period, so the application of GIS to the study of dengue increased. The present research work is aimed at identifying the spatial differentiation of vulnerability to the dengue occurr...
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The relations with and contributions of geography to the health sciences have been poorly explored in our country. This paper is aimed at making reflections on these links on the basis of theoretical and methodological assumptions as well as the main components that support them. It sets out considerations about the meaning of heterogeneity of the...
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Space is a synthetic and convergent category in which the processes involved in the quality of life, environment and health conditions of populations are expressed. Through these processes, the results obtained by the analysis of indicators are sensitive to the choice of indicators, information sources, scale of analysis, spatial reference units an...
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El presente trabajo contextualiza los procesos históricos de construcción de desigualdades o inequidades en Cuba antes de 1959, y los procesos homogenización de oportunidades de vida, que el proceso revolucionario desplegó durante 4 décadas, para profundizar en los nuevos componentes de las desigualdades espaciales y sociales, que emergen en el mar...
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The environmental subject is integrated to the most urgent themes that at the present days make the humanity feel worried. Its evolution towards a more complete interpretation, gathering both physical impairments and social environmental degradation, suggests an approximation to the theme from the historical-geographical platform from where it aris...

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