Emídio Cavalcanti de Albuquerque

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INTRODUCTION Anemia is a nutritional problem of global importance. It is estimated that at least one-third of the population has been at one time anemic. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the prevalence of anemia and associated factors in patients of a children's hospital in Recife. METHODS A cross-sectional study was developed involving 595 male and female(More)
Postpartum depression (PPD) is a serious public health issue. Kangaroo mother care (KMC) is widely considered to be the most feasible, readily available and preferred intervention for decreasing neonatal morbidity and mortality in developing countries. We conducted a prospective study to assess the effect of KMC on PPD. The study population included 177(More)
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