Highlight of services in existence in Costa Rica
- In: Empowering women as agents of better health on Tuesday, 24 September 2019, 14:30-17:30
- At: AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates) (2019)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SEGURA, Sofia (College of Pharmacists of Costa Rica, Costa Rica)
Care is an invisible but essential task to maintain health. In Costa Rica, women are the main carers, assigning up to 2.6 times more hours than men. Of the time dedicated to care, there is no estimate per age group. However, the growth of the elderly population and the morbidity profile of the country suggest that an important part of this work is.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.