BACKGROUND Road traffic injuries (RTIs) are a growing but neglected global health crisis, requiring effective prevention to promote sustainable safety. Low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) share a disproportionately high burden with 90% of the world's road traffic deaths, and where RTIs are escalating due to rapid urbanization and motorization. Although… (More)
The aim of this study was to analyze the spatial distribution of mortality Ischemic Heart Disease (IHD) in 497 municipalities of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, in year 2010. Geoda<sup>#8482;</sup> and QGIS 1.8 were used to perform Exploratory Spatial Data Analysis of the 7,821 deaths. The results showed a positive spatial autocorrelation regarding… (More)
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The aim of this article is to introduce a reporting framework for reproducible, interactive research applied to Big Clinical Data, based on open source technologies. The framework is constituted by the following three axes: (i) data, (ii) analytical codes and (iii) dissemination. In this paper, different documentation formats and online repositories are… (More)