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    • Community socioeconomic context and its influence on intermediary determinants of child health : evidence from Colombia 

      Osorio Mejía, Ana María; Bolancé, Catalina; Madise, Nyovani; anao@puj.edu.co (Cambridge University Press, 2014)
      Intermediary determinants are the most immediate mechanisms through which socioeconomic position shapes health inequities. This study examines the effect of community socioeconomic context on different indicators representing ...
    • Determinantes del uso de los servicios de salud materna en el Litoral Pacifico Colombiano 

      Aguado Quintero, Luis Fernando; Girón Cruz, Luis Eduardo; Osorio Mejía, Ana María; Tovar Cuevas, Luis Miguel; Ahumada Castro, Jaime Rodrigo; lfaguado@puj.edu.co; legiron@puj.edu.co; anao@puj.edu.co; ltovar@puj.edu.co; jahumada@puj.edu.co (Universidad de Manizales, 2007)
      No presente artigo, são analisadas as determinantes (individuais e de contexto) que incidem no uso dos serviços de atenção em saúde por parte das mães, antes, durante e depois do parto no Litoral Pacífico Colombiano. Para ...
    • Individual and local level factors and antenatal care use in Colombia : a multilevel analysis 

      Osorio Mejía, Ana María; Tovar Cuevas, Luis Miguel; Rathmann, Katharina; anao@puj.edu.co; ltovar@javerianacali.edu.co (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2014)
      This paper examined the association between individual and local level factors and the number of antenatal care visits completed by women in Colombia using data from the 2010 Colombian Demographic and Health Survey and ...
    • Measuring intermediary determinants of early childhood health : a composite index comparing colombian departments 

      Osorio Mejía, Ana María; Bolancé, Catalina; Alcañiz, Manuela; anaosorio@ub.edu; bolance@ub.edu; malcaniz@ub.edu; anao@javerianacali.edu.co (Springer Verlag, 2013)
      In recent years there has been growing interest in composite indicators as an efficient tool of analysis and a method of prioritizing policies. This paper presents a composite index of intermediary determinants of child ...
    • Una mirada a la situación de la niñez en el Valle del Cauca 

      Osorio Mejía, Ana María; Aguado Quintero, Luis Fernando; lfaguado@puj.edu.co; ANAO@PUJ.EDU.CO (Universidad de Manizales, 2010)
      Identificamos neste documento um conjunto de indicadores a nível departamental e municipal (na medida em que a informação nos permite) com relação à perspectiva infantil, indicadores que facilitam analisar o bem-estar e ...
    • Percepción subjetiva de los pobres : una alternativa a la medición de la pobreza 

      Aguado Quintero, Luis Fernando; Osorio Mejía, Ana María; ifguado@telesat.com.co; ANAO@PUJ.EDU.CO (Universidad Autónoma de Bucaramanga Colombia, 2006)
      There is no one way to measure poverty. In literature is usual do this in an objective way, referring generally to lines of poverty. Nevertheless, in recent years an alternative form of analysis has appeared which evaluates ...