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La reforma sanitaria en España

El libro organizado por José Martínez Pérez y Enrique Perdiguero Gil explora la reforma sanitaria que se abordó a partir de 1977 en España y ofrece un panorama de las tensiones que surgieron en el proceso que condujo al nuevo sistema sanitario y educativo que se puso en pie a mediados de los ochenta e inicios de los noventa.

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The Martsinovsky Institute of Medical Parasitology and Tropical Medicine in Moscow

Tropical medicine emerged as a specialized field in Europe during the era of colonial expansion. Russia had no colonies in the tropics, but did possess vast territories with hot climates. This review presents the 100-year history of the Martsinovsky Institute of Medical Parasitology and Tropical Medicine in Moscow, Russia.

Control of cervical cancer in Brazil: the Belo Horizonte Hospital of Gynecology

The hospital was a pioneer in introducing colposcopy in the state of Minas Gerais and establishing a structure specifically for care and diagnosis.

Gender, women and science

February, 11 International Day of Women and Girls in Science. This special dossier of HCS-Manguinhos published in 2008 is entirely dedicated to gender, women and science.

Las locuras puerperales en Argentina y Colombia, 1880-1950

“Difícil es pensar este trastorno sin la histeria como discurso dominante,” dicen los autores Emilio Vaschetto y Jairo Gutiérrez.