Ana L. O. Oliveira

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OBJECTIVE The main objectives of the present study were to evaluate the percentage of under-registration of infant mortality in 1993 and compare it with the ones found 1982; to analyze the agreement between the official death certificates and the ones made by the referees. METHODS The infant mortality of all children born in Pelotas, in 1993, was(More)
UNLABELLED ABSTRACTBackground:Analyzing the historical and social path of an occupation using the sociology of professions and the perspective of scientific knowledge promotes an understanding of the origin of physical therapy in Brazil and of discussions of the profession in its contemporary context. OBJECTIVE The aim of this paper was to discuss the(More)
  • Emiliano de Oliveira, Jonnathann Finizola, +4 authors Flávia Souza
  • 2016
This article presents an experience report of robotics workshop held in partner schools PIBID Degree in Computer Science from the Federal University of Paraíba in order to teach early concepts of programming. We use basic programming concepts in robotics in everyday scenarios with features and gamification tools to engage students in a playful way. The(More)
Bacanga River Basin faces environmental problems related to urbanization and discharge of untreated domestic sewage, which compromise its ecosystem health. Due to the small number of studies that assessed its water quality, the present study aimed to assess the current status of this ecosystem based on the aquatic life protection index. Samples were carried(More)
In this study, twenty samples of clay smoking pipes excavated in an 18km(2) area between the Macacu and Caceribu rivers, in the municipality of Itaboraí, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil were analyzed by FT-IR technique. The samples, excavated in different archeological sites of the region, are dated between the seventeenth and the nineteenth centuries and are part(More)
OBJECTIVES Obesity is a chronic disease frequently associated with serious co-morbidities, such as diabetes type II, metabolic syndrome, and psychiatric disorders. Little is known, however, regarding the behavioral consequences of modified diet constituents and the propensity to development of stress related disorders. Thus, the aim of this study was to(More)
In this study, samples were taken from the sculpture of Our Lady of Sorrows and analyzed by Raman spectroscopy and FT-IR. This sculpture has been dated to the early eighteenth century. Samples were also examined using optical microscopy and Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (EDS). Based on chemical analysis, the pigments vermilion [HgS], massicot [PbO] and(More)
We are pleased to present the final report of the Commission on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ) Runaway and Homeless Youth. As you recognized in creating the Commission, addressing the complex needs of LGBTQ youth requires a coordinated agenda. Since you announced the Commission on October 5, 2009, the members have undertaken(More)
INTRODUCTION Although there was a considerable reduction in infant mortality in Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul in the last decade, its perinatal causes were reduced only by 28%. The associated factors of these causes were analysed. MATERIAL AND METHOD All hospital births and perinatal deaths were assessed by daily visits to all the maternity hospitals in the(More)
A reverse phase-LC method was developed and validated for separation and quantification of catechin and epicatechin in aqueous extractives from leaves of Maytenus ilicifolia. The analysis was performed using a C(18) column with acetic acid-acetonitrile gradient elution. The detection was carried out by UV at 280 nm and the peak identification was based on(More)
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