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Long Form:   Latin America and the Caribbean
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No. Year Title Co-occurring Abbreviation
2019 Adequate vegetative cover decreases nitrous oxide emissions from cattle urine deposited in grazed pastures under rainy season conditions. ---
2019 Interventions for the control of Aedes aegypti in Latin America and the Caribbean: systematic review and meta-analysis. ---
2019 Prevalence of Anemia in Children from Latin America and the Caribbean and Effectiveness of Nutritional Interventions: Systematic Review and Meta⁻Analysis. SES
2019 Sodium Levels in Packaged Foods Sold in 14 Latin American and Caribbean Countries: A Food Label Analysis. ---
2019 [Threats, challenges and opportunities for paediatric environmental health in Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean]. EU, PEH
2018 A regional vision of physical activity, sedentary behaviour and physical education in adolescents from Latin America and the Caribbean: results from 26 countries. PA, PE, SB
2018 A review of gastrointestinal protocols for primary care medical service trips (MSTs) in Latin America and the Caribbean. MSTs
2018 A Review of Hypertension and Diabetes Protocols for Medical Service Trips (MSTs) in Latin America and the Caribbean. MSTs
2018 Developing Pilot Interventions to Address Food Insecurity and Nutritional Needs of People Living With HIV in Latin America and the Caribbean: An Interinstitutional Approach Using Formative Research. DR, PLHIV
10  2018 Knowledge, Beliefs, and Attitudes About Breast Cancer Screening in Latin America and the Caribbean: An In-Depth Narrative Review. BCa
11  2018 Mortality, fertility, and economic development: An analysis of 201 countries from 1960 to 2015. SSA
12  2018 Obesity and the food system transformation in Latin America. ---
13  2018 Oral health of the Latin American elders: What we know and what we should do-Position paper of the Latin American Oral Geriatric Group of the International Association for Dental Research. RDP
14  2018 Prevalence and causes of vision loss in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2015: magnitude, temporal trends and projections. MSVI, NVI
15  2018 Projecting the end of the Zika virus epidemic in Latin America: a modelling analysis. ZIKV
16  2018 Rabies in the Americas: 1998-2014. SIRVERA
17  2018 The use of long-acting reversible contraceptives in Latin America and the Caribbean: current landscape and recommendations. AHF, HCP, LARC, SRH, UP
18  2018 What is known about sexual and reproductive health in Latin American and Caribbean mining contexts? A systematic scoping review. SRH
19  2017 Adaptation, Implementation Plan, and Evaluation of an Online Tobacco Cessation Training Program for Health Care Professionals in Three Spanish-Speaking Latin American Countries: Protocol of the Fruitful Study. LMICs
20  2017 An inter- laboratory proficiency testing exercise for rabies diagnosis in Latin America and the Caribbean. DFA
21  2017 Building the road to a regional zoonoses strategy: A survey of zoonoses programmes in the Americas. MAg, MOH, PAHO
22  2017 Burden of Culture-Confirmed Pediatric Pneumococcal Pneumonia in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. PP
23  2017 Can human rights standards help protect children and youth from the detrimental impact of alcohol beverage marketing and promotional activities? ---
24  2017 Characteristics of women obtaining induced abortions in selected low- and middle-income countries. LMICs
25  2017 Comparative Coastal Risk Index (CCRI): A multidisciplinary risk index for Latin America and the Caribbean. CCRI
26  2017 Diversity of helminth parasites in aquatic invertebrate hosts in Latin America: how much do we know? ---
27  2017 Embedding research to improve program implementation in Latin America and the Caribbean. iPIER
28  2017 Family Planning in the Context of Latin America's Universal Health Coverage Agenda. mCPR, UHC
29  2017 Helminth parasites of finfish commercial aquaculture in Latin America. ---
30  2017 Increasing Incidence and Prevalence of Multiple Sclerosis in Puerto Rico (2013-2016). MS, PR
31  2017 Looking back and moving forward: can we accelerate progress on adolescent pregnancy in the Americas? ---
32  2017 Prevalence of hepatitis B in people living with HIV/AIDS in Latin America and the Caribbean: a systematic review and meta-analysis. HBeAg, HBV, HIV
33  2017 Psoriasis in Latin America and the Caribbean: a systematic review. ---
34  2017 The cost of diabetes in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2015: Evidence for decision and policy makers. DM
35  2017 The marketing potential of corporate social responsibility activities: the case of the alcohol industry in Latin America and the Caribbean. CSR
36  2017 Tribulations of the Last Mile: Sides from a Regional Program. ---
37  2017 What are the blood lead levels of children living in Latin America and the Caribbean? BLLs
38  2017 Where to next with animal health in Latin America? The transition from endemic to disease-free status. ---
39  2016 "That's enough patients for everyone!": Local stakeholders' views on attracting patients into Barbados and Guatemala's emerging medical tourism sectors. ---
40  2016 A multi-country, cross-sectional observational study of retinopathy of prematurity in Latin America and the Caribbean. ROP
41  2016 Air pollution management and control in Latin America and the Caribbean: implications for climate change. ---
42  2016 An analysis of three levels of scaled-up coverage for 28 interventions to avert stillbirths and maternal, newborn and child mortality in 27 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean with the Lives Saved Tool (LiST). LiST, MDGs, MNCH
43  2016 Analysis of registered cancer clinical trials in Latin America and the Caribbean, 2007-2013. ICTRP
44  2016 Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Latin America. AIDS, CAP, HIV, TB
45  2016 Congenital and Neonatal Chikungunya in Colombia. CHIK
46  2016 Determinants of tuberculosis in countries of Latin America and the Caribbean. MDR-TB, TB
47  2016 Health information technologies for sexual and reproductive health: Mapping the evidence in Latin America and the Caribbean. HITs, SRH
48  2016 Health-information needs of HIV-positive adults in Latin America and the Caribbean: an integrative review of the literature. HIV
49  2016 Impact and Effectiveness of 10 and 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccines on Hospitalization and Mortality in Children Aged Less than 5 Years in Latin American Countries: A Systematic Review. IPD
50  2016 Latin America: A Development Pole for Phenomics. LatPPN
51  2016 Nutrition situation in Latin America and the Caribbean: current scenario, past trends, and data gaps. WRA
52  2016 Prevalence of Frailty in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. ---
53  2016 Research on Biodiversity and Climate Change at a Distance: Collaboration Networks between Europe and Latin America and the Caribbean. ERA, EU, IPBES
54  2016 SABE Colombia: Survey on Health, Well-Being, and Aging in Colombia-Study Design and Protocol. ---
55  2016 Seroprevalence of hepatitis C virus among people living with HIV/AIDS in Latin America and the Caribbean: a systematic review. AIDS, HCV, HIV
56  2016 Surveillance of HIV Transmitted Drug Resistance in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. TDR
57  2016 Tackling malnutrition in Latin America and the Caribbean: challenges and opportunities. CCTs
58  2016 Violence against children in Latin America and Caribbean countries: a comprehensive review of national health sector efforts in prevention and response. VAC
59  2016 [Availability of indicators for monitoring the achievement of "Universal Health" in Latin America and the Caribbean]. ---
60  2016 [Income and smoking prevalence in Latin America: a systematic review and meta-analysis]. OR
61  2015 Applicability of the current hypertension guidelines in Latin America. ---
62  2015 Assessment of provider competence and quality of maternal/newborn care in selected Latin American and Caribbean countries. ---
63  2015 Barriers in household access to medicines for chronic conditions in three Latin American countries. ---
64  2015 Education for patients with rheumatoid arthritis in Latin America and the Caribbean. DMARDs, RA
65  2015 Effects of Climate Change on Exposure to Coastal Flooding in Latin America and the Caribbean. RCPs
66  2015 Events supposedly attributable to vaccination or immunization during pandemic influenza A (H1N1) vaccination campaigns in Latin America and the Caribbean. ESAVI
67  2015 Health literature authored by nurses within the LAC region: a cross-sectional study. ---
68  2015 Hepatitis C in key populations in Latin America and the Caribbean: systematic review and meta-analysis. HCV, MSM, NIDU
69  2015 Introduction: Prevalence of Micronutrient Deficiencies in Latin America and the Caribbean. ---
70  2015 Latin American and Caribbean countries' baseline clinical and policy guidelines for responding to intimate partner violence and sexual violence against women. IPV, SV, WHO
71  2015 Oral health among the elderly in 7 Latin American and Caribbean cities, 1999-2000: a cross-sectional study. SABE
72  2015 Oxytocin in Uniject Disposable Auto-Disable Injection System versus Standard Use for the Prevention of Postpartum Hemorrhage in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. ICER, PPH, QALYs
73  2015 Progress in reducing inequalities in reproductive, maternal, newborn,' and child health in Latin America and the Caribbean: an unfinished agenda. ---
74  2015 Regional trends in the use of short-acting and long-acting contraception accessed through the private and public sectors. ---
75  2015 Rotavirus vaccine effectiveness in Latin American and Caribbean countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis. RVA
76  2015 Social determinants and inequalities in tuberculosis incidence in Latin America and the Caribbean. TB
77  2015 The role of health impact assessment in advancing sustainable development in Latin America and the Caribbean. HIA, WHO's
78  2015 The role of Latin America's land and water resources for global food security: environmental trade-offs of future food production pathways. IMPACT
79  2014 Animal leptospirosis in Latin America and the Caribbean countries: reported outbreaks and literature review (2002-2014). MAT, OIE
80  2014 Building alliances for improving newborn health in Latin America and the Caribbean. ---
81  2014 Building capacity for dementia care in Latin America and the Caribbean. ---
82  2014 Cancer in indigenous people in Latin America and the Caribbean: a review. ---
83  2014 Does beverage type and drinking context matter in an alcohol-related injury? Evidence from emergency department patients in Latin America. ED
84  2014 Epidemiology of pediatric pneumococcal meningitis and bacteremia in Latin America and the Caribbean: a systematic review and meta-analysis. CI
85  2014 Impact of WHO recommendations to eliminate industrial trans-fatty acids from the food supply in Latin America and the Caribbean. TFA, WHO
86  2014 Information and communication technology (ICT) and eHealth policy in Latin America and the Caribbean: a review of national policies and assessment of socioeconomic context. ICT, PAHO
87  2014 Maternal and fetal outcomes of intimate partner violence associated with pregnancy in the Latin American and Caribbean region. IPV-P
88  2014 National research for health systems in Latin America and the Caribbean: moving towards the right direction? NRfHS
89  2014 Perception of tobacco use prevention and cessation among faculty members in Latin American and Caribbean dental schools. TUPAC
90  2014 Prevalence and causes of vision loss in Latin America and the Caribbean: 1990-2010. MSVI
91  2014 Stakeholders' perspectives on access-to-medicines policy and research priorities in Latin America and the Caribbean: face-to-face and web-based interviews. ATM
92  2014 Systematic review of risk factors for suicide and suicide attempt among psychiatric patients in Latin America and Caribbean. MDD, STROBE
93  2014 The changing face of HIV in Latin America and the Caribbean. ---
94  2014 The epidemiology and burden of COPD in Latin America and the Caribbean: systematic review and meta-analysis. ---
95  2014 Trends and heterogeneity of cardiovascular disease and risk factors across Latin American and Caribbean countries. CVD
96  2014 Vaccine-associated paralytic poliomyelitis in the postelimination era in Latin America and the Caribbean, 1992-2011. AFP, CI, OPV, VAPP
97  2013 Access to medicines in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC): a scoping study. ATM, LMIC
98  2013 Awareness, adoption and implementation of the water safety plan methodology: insights from five Latin American and Caribbean experiences. WHO, WSP
99  2013 Characteristics of randomized trials published in Latin America and the Caribbean according to funding source. RCTs
100  2013 Country-level correlates of cervical cancer mortality in Latin America and the Caribbean. CC, HPV