Joao de Sá

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BACKGROUND A debate surrounding multiple sclerosis epidemiology has centred on time-related incidence increases and the need of monitoring. The purpose of this study is to reassess multiple sclerosis incidence in the European Economic Area. METHODS We conducted a systematic review of literature from 1965 onwards and integrated elements of original(More)
BACKGROUND There are few, recent, well assessed, multiple sclerosis (MS) incidence surveys on European populations. This study sought to measure MS incidence in a Northern Lisbon population and assess it using capture-recapture methods (CRMs). METHODS Among the population residing in the Northern Lisbon Health Area, registered MS diagnoses were obtained(More)
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