Now showing items 1-3 of 3
Design Challenges for Reconnecting in Later Life: A Qualitative Study
Friendships and social interactions are renown contributors to wellbeing. As such, keeping a healthy amount of relationships becomes very important as people age and the size of their social network tends to decrease. ...
Impact of long term policies based on social determinants of health: the Costa Rican experience
The consolidation of Democracy and the abolition of the army in Costa Rica at the end of the 1950s, instituted in the Political Constitution, led to the decision to prioritize the investment of public resources in the ...
Reduced current density and surface expression of a CLCN1 mutation causing dominant or recessive myotonia in Costa Rica
Mutations in CLCN1 coding for the muscle ClC-1 Cl- channel lead to dominant (Thomsen's disease) of recessive (Becker's disease) myotonia. Here we characterized several CLCN1 mutations identified in Costa Rica myotonia ...