Carolina Maria de Lima Carvalho

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DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/19820194201400090 Universidade Federal do Ceará, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil. Universidade Estadual do Ceará, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil. Universidade da Integração Internacional da Lusofonia Afro-Brasileira, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil. Universidade de São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil. Conflicts of interest: no conflicts of interest to(More)
OBJECTIVE to analyze the impact that caring has on a member of the family caring for a patient after a cerebrovascular accident, correlating life modifications and mental suffering with the perceived burden. METHOD a cross-sectional, quantitative study, undertaken in January-April 2010 in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil. RESULT 61 individuals were(More)
The objective of this study was to learn how women with Aids cope with daily living after receiving their diagnosis. It is an exploratory, descriptive study with a qualitative approach based on thematic oral history for data collection and analysis. Ten women with Aids were interviewed at a reference hospital in Fortaleza, State of Ceará, from December 2004(More)
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