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  1. 33618848
    Title: Iodine Status in Pregnant Women of Puerto Rico .
    Author(s):Rodriguez-Diaz E, Rivera-Ortiz JI, Lee SY, Gonzalez-Rodriguez LA, He X, Pearce EN.
    Abstract: There are no data regarding iodine sufficiency and knowledge on iodine nutrition among pregnant women in Puerto Rico. The obje …
  2. 26551268
    Title: The Puerto Rico Healthcare Crisis.
    Author(s):Roman J.
    Abstract: The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is an organized nonincorporated territory of the United States with a population of more than …
  3. 33876918
    Title: Obesity and Hypertension in School Children of Puerto Rico .
    Author(s):Santiago H, Pagán D, Acevedo A.
    Abstract: OBJECTIVE: To determine the prevalence of obesity and hypertension and the association of hypertension with obesity in an island-wide sample …
  4. 33596136
    Title: Estimating and Characterizing COVID-19 Deaths, Puerto Rico , March-July 2020.
    Author(s):Azofeifa A, Valencia D, Rodriguez CJ, Cruz M, Hayes D, Montañez-Báez E, Tejada-Vera B, Villafañe-Delgado JE, Cabrera JJ, Valencia-Prado M.
    Abstract: OBJECTIVES: Using the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) classification guidelines, we characterized coronavirus diseas …
  5. 32473538
    Title: Economic development in Puerto Rico after US annexation: Anthropometric evidence.
    Author(s):Marein B.
    Abstract: This paper considers economic development in Puerto Rico following its annexation by the United States in 1898, a watershed mo …
  6. 33443548
    Title: Incidence of Cervical Cancer in Puerto Rico , 2001-2017.
    Author(s):Ortiz AP, Ortiz-Ortiz KJ, Colón-López V, Tortolero-Luna G, Torres-Cintrón CR, Wu CF, Deshmukh AA.
    Abstract: This cohort study examines recent trajectories in the incidence of cervical cancer in Puerto Rico by age and among birth cohor …
  7. 34097164
    Title: Colorism and Health Disparities in Home Countries: The Case of Puerto Rico .
    Author(s):Caraballo-Cueto J, Godreau IP.
    Abstract: This study reveals the association of skin color with health disparities in Puerto Rico, a US territory that is home to the se …
  8. 33143555
    Title: Chronic Diseases among Agricultural Workers in a Rural Area of Puerto Rico .
    Author(s):Pagán-Santana M, Amaya C, Rivera-Gutiérrez R, Caporali S.
    Abstract: Information regarding the characteristics and health status of the labor force working in the agricultural sector in Puerto Rico
  9. 33229933
    Title: Treating Opioid Use Disorder in Puerto Rico During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Providers' Leadership Efforts in Unprecedented Times.
    Author(s):Quiñones DS, Melin K, Roman L, Rodriguez F, Alvarado J, Rodríguez-Díaz CE.
    Abstract: Opioid use disorder (OUD) is an unprecedented medical and public health issue both in Puerto Rico (PR) and the greater US with …
  10. 33069554
    Title: COVID-19 risks among people who inject drugs in Puerto Rico .
    Author(s):Abadie R, Gelpi-Acosta C, Aquino-Ruiz F, Aponte-Melendez Y.