Marilda Vieira Moreira

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The selective lesion of granule cell populations in the dentate gyrus induced by ionizing radiation has been proposed as a useful method for evaluating the effects of hippocampal lesions on behavioral tasks. In the first part of the present study we confirmed the induction of the selective lesion of hippocampal dentate gyrus by ionizing radiation in infant(More)
INTRODUCTION The present study investigated leprosy in relation to the clinical, sociodemographic, nutritional and dietary profiles of patients diagnosed at primary healthcare units in the suburbs of Greater Vitória, State of Espírito Santo, Brazil, from January to December 2009. METHODS The study involved 152 male and female patients initiating(More)
Leprosy relapse is the reappearance of the disease after regular treatment with current regimens and discharge due to cure. In this retrospective and descriptive cohort study, the aim was to evaluate the characteristics of cases of leprosy relapse in the State of Espírito Santo between 2000 and 2005. The investigation strategies consisted of monitoring the(More)
This study provides a trend analysis of leprosy among patients in the State of Espírito Santo, Brazil, from 1980 to 2003. Using temporal series statistical models, an upward trend was identified throughout the period in the overall detection rate (p<0.05), with an apparent stabilization at the end of the period. We also observed an upward trend for the(More)
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