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Abortion in Brazil: a demographic approach
Author(s): Cecatti JG, Guerra GV, Sousa MH, Menezes GM.
Source: Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetríci (MAR 2012) , 2010 Mar;32(3):105-11.
Topic(s): Abortion
Country(s): Brazil
Adolescent childbearing in Nicaragua: a quantitative assessment of associated factors
Author(s): Lion KC, Prata N, Stewart C.
Source: International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health (formerly: International Family Planning Perspectives) (JUN 2009) , 2009 Jun;35(2):91-6.
Topic(s): Fertility , Youth
Country(s): Nicaragua
Adolescent sexual behavior and reproductive outcomes in Central America: trends over the past two decades
Author(s): Samandari G, Speizer IS
Source: International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health (formerly: International Family Planning Perspectives) (MAR 2010) , 2010 Mar;36(1):26-35. doi: 10.1363/ipsrh.36.026.10
Topic(s): Fertility , Pregnancy outcomes , Youth
Country(s): Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Multiple L.A/Caribbean Countries, El Salvador
Assessing regional differences in contraceptive discontinuation, failure and switching in Brazil
Author(s): Iuri C Leite (; Neeru Gupta (
Source: Reproductive Health (JUL 2007) , 4:6
Topic(s): Contraception , Reproductive health
Country(s): Brazil
Association between socioeconomic and biological factors and infant weight gain: Brazilian Demographic and Health Survey - PNDS-2006/07
Author(s): Silveira JA, Colugnati FA, Poblacion AP, and Taddei JA.
Source: Jornal de Pediatria (MAY 2015) , 91(3):284-91. doi: 10.1016/j.jped.2014.08.013.
Topic(s): Birth weight , Child health , Children under five , Nutrition
Country(s): Brazil
Association between violence against women inflicted by the partner and chronic malnutrition in their children under five years old in Peru
Author(s): Paulo Ruiz-Grosso, Christian Loret de Mola, J. Jaime Miranda
Source: Revista peruana de medicina experimental y salud publica (MAR 2014) , 31(1):16-23.
Topic(s): Child health , Domestic violence , Nutrition
Country(s): Peru
Associations between maternal experiences of intimate partner violence and child nutrition and mortality: findings from Demographic and Health Surveys in Egypt, Honduras, Kenya, Malawi and Rwanda
Author(s): Emily Rico, Bridget Fenn, Tanya Abramsky, Charlotte Watts
Source: Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health (SEP 2010) , 2011;65:360-367 doi:10.1136/jech.2008.081810
Topic(s): Childhood mortality , Domestic violence , Nutrition
Country(s): Egypt, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Multiple African Countries, Honduras
Attitudes toward Intimate Partner Violence and Associations with Condom Use among Men in Haiti
Author(s): Donaldson F. Conserve, Guy-Lucien S. Whembolua, and Pamela J. Surkan
Source: Journal of Interpersonal Violence (MAR 2016) , 31(6):989-1006, doi: 10.1177/0886260514564065
Topic(s): Contraception , HIV/AIDS , Intimate Partner Violence (IPV)
Country(s): Haiti
Causes for the decline in child under-nutrition in Brazil, 1996-2007.
Author(s): Monteiro CA, Benicio MH, Konno SC, Silva AC, Lima AL, Conde WL.
Source: Revista de Saúde Pública (FEB 2009) , 43(1):35-43.
Topic(s): Child health , Nutrition
Country(s): Brazil
Characterizing HIV epidemiology in stable couples in Cambodia, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and India
Author(s): H. Chemaitelly, and L.J. Abu-Raddad
Source: Epidemiology & Infection (JAN 2016) , 144(1):90-6. doi: 10.1017/S0950268815000758.
Topic(s): HIV/AIDS
Country(s): Cambodia, India, Haiti, Dominican Republic
Child Health in Peru: Importance of Regional Variation and Community Effects on Children’s Height and Weight
Author(s): Shin, Heeju
Source: Journal of Health and Social Behavior (DEC 2007) , 2007, Vol 48 (December): 418–433.
Topic(s): Child health
Country(s): Peru
Child malnutrition in Haiti: progress despite disasters
Author(s): Mohamed Ag Ayoya, Rebecca Heidkamp, Ismael Ngnie–Teta, Joseline Marhone Pierre, Rebecca J Stoltzfus
Source: Global Health: Science and Practice (NOV 2013) , vol. 1, no. 3, p. 389-396, doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-13-00069
Topic(s): Child health , Nutrition
Country(s): Haiti
Community factors affecting rising caesarean section rates in developing countries: An analysis of six countries
Author(s): Tiziana Leonea, Sabu S. Padmadasb, and Zoë Matthewsb
Source: Social Science and Medicine (OCT 2008) , Volume 67, Issue 8, October 2008, Pages 1236-1246
Topic(s): Cesarean section
Country(s): Bangladesh, Morocco, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Egypt, Vietnam
Community level effects of gender inequality on intimate partner violence and unintended pregnancy in Colombia: testing the feminist perspective
Author(s): Pallitto CC, O'Campo P.
Source: Social Science and Medicine (MAY 2005) , 2005 May;60(10):2205-16.
Topic(s): Domestic violence , Inequality , Unintended pregnancy
Country(s): Colombia
Comparison of physical, public and human assets as determinants of socioeconomic inequalities in contraceptive use in Colombia - moving beyond the household wealth index
Author(s): Catalina González, Tanja AJ Houweling, Michael G Marmot and Eric J Brunner
Source: International Journal for Equity in Health (APR 2010) , 2010, 9:10, doi:10.1186/1475-9276-9-10
Topic(s): Contraception , Inequality , Wealth Index
Country(s): Colombia
Determinants of child morbidity in Latin America: A pooled analysis of interactions between parental education and economic status
Author(s): Hatt, L.E., H.R. Waters
Source: Social Science and Medicine (2006) , Vol 62, Num 2, Page: 375-386
Topic(s): Child health
Country(s): Multiple L.A/Caribbean Countries
Determinants of demand for antenatal care in Colombia
Author(s): Andrés Ignacio Vecino-Ortiz
Source: Health Policy (JAN 2008) , Volume 86, Issues 2-3, May 2008, Pages 363-372
Topic(s): Antenatal care , Child health , Maternal health
Country(s): Colombia
Do unintended pregnancies carried to term lead to adverse outcomes for mother and child? An assessment in five developing countries.
Author(s): Marston CA, Cleland J. Do
Source: Population Studies (OCT 2002) , 2003;57(1):77-93.
Topic(s): Antenatal care , Delivery care , Immunization , Pregnancy outcomes
Country(s): Peru, Egypt, Kenya, Philippines, Bolivia, Multiple Regions
Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction: Measurement Issues using Income and Non-Income Indicators
Author(s): Klasen, Stephan
Source: World Development (2008) , 36(3): 420-445.
Topic(s): Economics , Poverty
Country(s): Bolivia
Environmental Change, Risky Sexual Behavior, and the HIV/AIDS Pandemic: Linkages Through Livelihoods in Rural Haiti
Author(s): Hunter, Lori; Reid-Hresko, John; Dickinson, Thomas
Source: Population Research and Policy Review (OCT 2011) , Volume 30, Number 5, October 2011 , pp. 729-750(22), DOI:
Topic(s): Environmental health , HIV/AIDS , Sexual behavior
Country(s): Haiti
Estimates of HIV Incidence from Household-based Prevalence Surveys
Author(s): Timothy B. Hallett, John Stover, Vinod Mishra, Peter D. Ghys, Simon Gregsone and Ties Boerma
Source: AIDS (JAN 2010) , 2010, 24:147–152
Topic(s): HIV/AIDS
Country(s): Mali, Tanzania, Zambia, Niger, Dominican Republic
Factors associated with high rates of caesarean section in Brazil between 1991 and 2006
Author(s): Sarah Raifman, Antonio Cunha, and Marcia Castro
Source: Acta Paediatrica (JUL 2014) , 103(7):e295-9. doi: 10.1111/apa.12620
Topic(s): Cesarean section , Pregnancy outcomes , Youth
Country(s): Brazil
Family Planning for Strangers: An Experiment on the Validity of Reported Contraceptive Use
Author(s): Stecklov G., Weinreb A.A., and Sana M.
Source: PLoS ONE (AUG 2015) , 10(8):e0136972. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0136972
Topic(s): Contraception , Family planning
Country(s): Dominican Republic
Female sterilization in Latin America: Cross-national perspectives
Author(s): Leite, I.D.C., N. Gupta, R.D.N. Rodrigues
Source: Journal of Biosocial Science (2005) , Vol 36, Num 6, Page: 683-698
Topic(s): Contraception
Country(s): Multiple L.A/Caribbean Countries
Fertility and the environment in a natural resource dependent economy: Evidence from Petén, Guatemala.
Author(s): Sutherland, Elizabeth G. ; Carr, David L. ; Curtis, Siân L.
Source: Población y Salud en Mesoamérica (2004) , Volume:2; Issue:1; pages/rec.No:2
Topic(s): Environment and natural resources , Fertility
Country(s): Guatemala
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