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    • Addressing Police Occupational Safety During an Opioid Crisis The Syringe Threat and Injury Correlates (STIC) Score 

      Beletsky, Leo; Abramovitz, Daniela; Arredondo, Jaime; Baker, Pieter; Artamonova, Irina; Marotta, Phil; Mittal, Maria Luisa; Rocha-Jimenez, Teresita [Univ Mayor, Fac Humanidades, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile]; Cepeda, Javier A.; Morales, Mario; Clairgue, Erika; Patterson, Thomas A.; Strathdee, Steffanie A. (Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Ltd., 2020-01)
      Objective: To develop and validate syringe threat and injury correlates (STIC) score to measure police vulnerability to needlestick injury (NSI). Methods: Tijuana police officers (N = 1788) received NSI training (2015 to ...
    • Affordability, Accessibility, and Awareness in the Adoption of Liquefied Petroleum Gas: A Case-Control Study in Rural India 

      Kumar, Praveen; Dover, Robert Ethan; Díaz-Valdés Iriarte, Antonia [Univ Mayor, Humanities Fac, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile]; Rao, Smitha; Garakani, Romina; Hadingham, Sophia; Dhand, Amar; Tabak, Rachel G.; Brownson, Ross C.; Yadama, Gautam N. (MDPI AG, 2020-06)
      Interventions in the clean cooking sector have focused on improved biomass stoves in a bid to address household air pollution (HAP) in low- and middle-income countries. These initiatives have not delivered adequate health ...
    • Association of Recreational Cannabis Laws in Colorado and Washington State With Changes in Traffic Fatalities, 2005-2017 

      Santaella-Tenorio, Julian; Wheeler-Martin, Katherine; DiMaggio, Charles J.; Castillo-Carniglia, Alvaro [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud]; Keyes, Katherine M.; Hasin, Deborah; Cerda, Magdalena (American Medical Association, 2020-08)
      This ecological study estimates the extent to which the implementation of recreational cannabis laws is associated with traffic fatalities in Colorado and Washington State. Question Have traffic fatalities increased after ...
    • At Least I Didn't Get Raped: A Qualitative Exploration of IPV and Reproductive Coercion among Adolescent Girls Seeking Family Planning in Mexico 

      Uysal, Jasmine; Stockman, Jamila K.; Miller, Elizabeth; Rocha-Jimenez, Teresita [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud]; Rangel, Gudelia M.; Padilla Mercado, Alejandra; Servin, Argentina E. (SAGE Publications Inc., 2020-11)
      Adolescent girls who report intimate partner violence (IPV) are at an increased risk of experiencing reproductive coercion (RC); both these forms of gender-based violence (GBV) are associated with unintended pregnancy. Yet ...
    • Cátedras del Futuro: Desempleo ¿cómo impacta en nuestra salud? 

      Calvo, Esteban [Univ Mayor, Sch Publ Hlth, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile]; Girardi, Guido [Chile. Senado de la República]; Manque, Patricio [Chile. Universidad Mayor] (Chile. Universidad Mayor, 2019-06-29)
      El miércoles 29 de junio se inaugura una nueva versión del ciclo Cátedras del Futuro, alianza de la Vicerrectoría de Investigación de la U. Mayor con la Comisión Desafíos del Futuro del Senado de la República, en conjunto ...
    • Centre-based care is a significant predictor of lower body mass index in early childhood: Longitudinal evidence from Chile 

      Allel, Kasim [Univ Mayor, Fac Humanidades, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile]; Narea, Marigen; Undurraga, Eduardo A. (International Society for Global Health, 2020)
      Background The prevalence of childhood overweight has increased by approximately 50% in the past three decades, becoming a major public health concern worldwide. In Chile, an upper middle-income country, about 38% of ...
    • Changes in opioid prescribing after implementation of mandatory registration and proactive reports within California's prescription drug monitoring program 

      Castillo-Carniglia, Alvaro [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud]; González-Santa Cruz, Andrés [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud]; Cerda, Magdalena; Delcher, Chris; Shev, Aaron B.; Wintemute, Garen J.; Henry, Stephen G. (Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2021-01-01)
      Background: In 2016, California updated its prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP), adding two key features: automated proactive reports to prescribers and mandatory registration for prescribers and pharmacists. The ...
    • Coalition incentives and party bias in Chile 

      Aleman, Eduardo; Calvo, Ernesto; Cabezas, Jose M. [Univ Mayor, Hlth & Soc Res Ctr, Chile] (ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2021-08-01)
      This article revisits the debate over Chile's binomial electoral rules and its consequences and examines how the new electoral system conceived by a democratic congress altered political competition. It utilizes a seat-vote ...
    • Communication Strategies To Enhance HIV/STI Prevention, Sexual and Reproductive Health, and Safety Among Migrant Sex Workers at the Mexico-Guatemala Border 

      Febres-Cordero, Belen; Brouwer, Kimberly C.; Rocha Jimenez, Teresita [Univ Mayor, Fac Humanidades, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile]; Fernandez-Casanueva, Carmen; Morales-Miranda, Sonia; Goldenberg, Shira M. (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2020-05)
      Communication-based interventions have been linked to improved health and social outcomes among underserved populations. Migrant women in sex work face serious health and social inequities, including risks of HIV and other ...
    • Conflicting laws and priorities as drug policy implementation barriers: A qualitative analysis of police perspectives in Tijuana, Mexico 

      Morales, M.; Baker, P.; Rafful, C.; Mittal, M.L.; Clairgue, E.; Arredondo, J.; Cepeda, J.A.; Strathdee, S.A.; Beletsky, L.; Rocha-Jimenez, Teresita [Univ Mayor, Fac Humanidades, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile] (Chile. Universidad Mayor, 2020)
      Drug policy reforms typically seek to improve health among people who use drugs (PWUD), but flawed implementation impedes potential benefits. Mexico’s 2009 drug policy reform emphasized public health-oriented measures to ...
    • Cross-country and historical variation in alcohol consumption among older men and women: Leveraging recently harmonized survey data in 21 countries 

      Calvo, Esteban [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud]; Medina, José T. [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Laboratorio de Envejecimiento y Epidemiología Social]; Ornstein, Katherine A.; Staudinger, Ursula M.; Fried, Linda P.; Keyes, Katherine M. [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud] (Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2020-10-01)
      Background: Alcohol consumption causes greater harm in older than younger adults. As the population ages, understanding cross-country and time-varying drinking patterns of older adults is of critical importance. Available ...
    • Cross-country differences in age trends in alcohol consumption among older adults: a cross-sectional study of individuals aged 50 years and older in 22 countries 

      Calvo, Esteban [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud]; Allel, Kasim [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud]; Staudinger, Ursula M.; Castillo-Carniglia, Alvaro [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud]; Medina, José T. [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud]; Keyes, Katherine M. [Chile. Universidad Mayor. Facultad de Humanidades. Centro de Investigación en Sociedad y Salud] (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2020-11)
      Background and Aims Age-related changes in physiological, metabolic and medication profiles make alcohol consumption likely to be more harmful among older than younger adults. This study aimed to estimate cross-national ...
    • Culturas organizacionales y factores de riesgo psicosociales en organizaciones chilenas: Un análisis de clases latentes 

      González-Santa-Cruz, Andrés [Centro de Investigación Sociedad y Salud, Universidad Mayor, Chile]; Toro-Cifuentes, Juan Pablo (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Escuela de Psicología, 2021-03)
      A pesar de un creciente interés por factores psicosociales en organizaciones chilenas, pocos estudios indagan sus vínculos con la cultura organizacional. En este artículo se explora la relación entre tres dimensiones de ...
    • Does substance use disorder treatment completion reduce the risk of treatment readmission in Chile? 

      Ruiz-Tagle Maturana, José [Univ Mayor, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Fac Humanidades, Chile]; González-Santa Cruz, Andrés [Univ Mayor, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Sch Psychol, Fac Ciencias Sociales & Artes, Chile]; Rocha-Jiménez, Teresita [Univ Mayor, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Sch Psychol, Fac Ciencias Sociales & Artes, Chile]; Castillo-Carniglia, Alvaro [Univ Mayor, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Sch Psychol, Fac Ciencias Sociales & Artes, Chile] (ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD, 2023-07-01)
      Background: Recovery from substance use disorders (SUD) often entails multiple treatment episodes, which clashes with a context of a treatment system with limited resources and long waiting. Treatment retention and completion ...
    • Effect on background checks of newly-enacted comprehensive background check policies in Oregon and Washington: a synthetic control approach 

      Castillo-Carniglia, Alvaro [Univ Mayor, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile]; Webster, Daniel W.; Wintemute, Garen J. (Chile. Universidad Mayor, 2019)
      BackgroundComprehensive background check (CBC) laws extend background check requirements to private party firearm transfers to prevent firearm acquisitions by prohibited persons. The aim of our study was to estimate the ...
    • Examining the Psychometric Properties of the Child PTSD Symptom Scale Within a Sample of Unaccompanied Immigrant Children in the United States 

      Hasson, Robert G., III; Easton, Scott D.; Díaz-Valdés Iriarte, Antonia [Univ Mayor, Humanities Fac, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile]; O'Dwyer, Laura M.; Underwood, Dawnya; Crea, Thomas M. (Routledge, 2020-07)
      This study examines: (a) rates of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a sample of unaccompanied immigrant children in the United States, and (b) psychometric properties of the Child PTSD Symptom Scale. Caseworkers ...
    • Field-based learning in global migrant health: An evaluation of student learning outcomes 

      Machado, Stefanie; Servin, Argentina E.; Rocha Jiménez, Teresita [Univ Mayor, Fac Humanidades, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile]; Goldenberg, Shira (Taylor and Francis Ltd., 2023-03-04)
      Increased migration and im/migrant (i.e. migrant and immigrant) inequities, particularly during COVID-19, call for experiential global public health teaching to adequately prepare future leaders. We evaluated student ...
    • Friends' Influence on Academic Performance Among Early Adolescents: The Role of Social Status 

      Palacios, Diego [Universidad Mayor, Facultad de Ciencias Sociales y Artes, Society and Health Research Center, Chile]; Berger, Christian (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2022)
      Educational research has shown that academic achievement and peer relationships are associated from early school years, where friends play a significant role in influencing students' school adjustment, attitudes, and ...
    • Healthy retirement begins at school: educational differences in the health outcomes of early transitions into retirement 

      Allel, Kasim [Univ Mayor, Sch Publ Hlth, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile]; León, Ana Sofia; Staudinger, Ursula M.; Calvo, Esteban [Univ Mayor, Sch Publ Hlth, Soc & Hlth Res Ctr, Chile] (Chile. Universidad Mayor, 2021)
      The literature on socio-economic variations in the association between retirement timing and health is inconclusive and largely limited to the moderating role of occupation. By selecting the sample case of Mexico where a ...
    • Impacto negativo de la pandemia Covid-19 en las atenciones ambulatorias de salud mental de la Región de Coquimbo, Chile 

      Sepúlveda-Queipul, Camilo; Soto-Brandt, Gonzalo; Castillo-Carniglia, Álvaro [Univ Mayor, Ctr Invest Sociedad & Salud, Fac Ciencias Sociales & Artes, Chile]; Toro-Devia, Olga; Rivera Espinoza, Daniela; Alvarado, Rubén (UNIV NAC CORDOBA, ESCUELA SALUD PUBLICA, 2023-08-22)
      Introducción: La pandemia por COVID 19 ha tensionado los sistemas de salud en todo el mundo, al mismo tiempo ha generado un impacto negativo en la salud mental de la población. Los servicios de salud mental tienen el desafío ...


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