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List of Papers (Total 85)

Factors associated with unmet needs in individuals with schizophrenia in Chile

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the possible associations between different sociodemographic, clinical, and healthcare factors and the number of unmet needs among people being treated for schizophrenia. METHODS: The sample was made up of 141 subjects who were being treated at eight mental health service networks throughout Chile. Unmet need was assessed with the Camberwell Assessment of...

Série histórica de mortalidade por neoplasias renais no Brasil (1996-2010)

This article aims to evaluate the trend of renal cancer mortality in Brazil between 1996 and 2010. It was studied a time series which the rate was standardized by world population and log-transformed. Then, polynomial regression was performed to verify the rates trend that shows higher susceptibility in the elderly, followed by the group of adults and children with zero to nine...

Estratégias de vigilância de um acidente envolvendo planta industrial de produção de ácido sulfúrico

Following an environmental accident in a sulfuric acid production plant, a transversal study was made to investigate respiratory and irritative symptoms on the population. A questionnaire was applied to a simple random sample from people present until 900 meters from the plant by the time of the event, considering the winds' directions. The prevalence of symptoms and Chi-square...

Introducing peer support work in Latin American mental health services

In the course of implementing a recently funded network of hubs for building capacities in mental health service development, training, and research (RedeAmericas), the peer support workers are being introduced into the mental health workforce in three Latin American countries for the very first time. They will be part of a team, along with community mental health workers, that...

Levantamento epidemiológico de cárie dentária em escolares de 5 e 12 anos de idade do município de Cascavel, PR

At the request of the Division of Oral Health of the Municipal Health Department of Cascavel-PR, the Dentistry course at the Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná (UNIOESTE) performed the first epidemiological survey in the area of Oral Health. The survey was conducted in children aged 5 and 12 years and was used epidemiological indices dtmf and DMFT indexes of state and...

Depression and social support of pregnant women in fetuses with malformations attending at a maternal and child hospital public reference in Rio de Janeiro

INTRODUCTION: The pregnancy and postnatal period are the time of major prevalence of depression in women's life. Obstetric complications, including congenital malformations are important risk factors for depression during pregnancy. Mothers of fetuses with malformations experience a severe stressful life event. This fact could be aggravated by lack of social support. OBJECTIVE...