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    • A systematic review of the relationship between familism and mental health outcomes in Latino population 

      Valdivieso Mora, Esmeralda; Peet, Casie L.; Garnier Villarreal, Mauricio; Salazar Villanea, Mónica; Johnson, David K. (2016-10-25)
      Background: Familismo or familism is a cultural value frequently seen in Hispanic cultures, in which a higher emphasis is placed on the family unit in terms of respect, support, obligation, and reference. Familism has been ...
    • Health and Fitness Differences Between Urban and Rural Costa Rican Older Adults 

      Solano Mora, Luis Carlos; Salazar Villanea, Mónica; Araya Ortega, Luis Enrique; Valdivieso Mora, Esmeralda; Johnson, David K.; Chacón Araya, Yamileth; Moncada Jiménez, José (2019-06-01)
      Costa Rica has one of the highest life expectancies in America, even higher than the United States. Studies addressing health and fitness in Latin American urban and rural older adults are scarce. PURPOSE: The purpose ...