Rosália Garcia Neves

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This article describes the primary health care offered to 8118 service users with diabetes in Brazil based on data from the PMAQ (Program to Improve Primary Care Access and Quality) first survey. Structure, access, service organization and management, and clinical care quality were analyzed. Prevalence of self-reported receipt of appropriate treatment was(More)
OBJECTIVE to analyze the simultaneity of two groups of risk behaviors for sexually transmitted infections in Brazilian adolescents. METHODS cross-sectional study with data from the National Adolescent School-based Health Survey 2012; the outcomes were (1) simultaneous consumption of alcohol, tobacco and drugs (at least two), and (2) no use of condom and(More)
This article describes the primary health care offered to 8118 service users with diabetes in Brazil based on data from the PMAQ (Program to Improve Primary Care Access and Quality) first survey. Structure, access, service organization and management, and clinical care quality were analyzed. Prevalence of self-reported receipt of appropriate treatment was(More)
OBJECTIVE to describe the prevalence of individuals vaccinated against influenza and associated factors with vaccination among elderly; identify reasons for noncompliance and adverse events. METHODS this was a cross-sectional study, conducted in the urban area of Pelotas-RS, Brazil, in 2014. RESULTS out of 1,451 elderly, 71% got vaccinated; the highest(More)
Eighty-six patients of leprosy have been examined by three leprologists; they have been classified according to the Madrid classification and their lesions biopsied and sent to two pathologists for independent histopathological examination. The pathologists have not received any information regarding the cases. Firstly the "senior" pathologist (A) utilized(More)
A comparative study of the Ridley-Jopling's (RJ) and of the Congress of Madrid's (CM) pathological criteria was made in the different clinical types and groups of hanseniasis. A concordance between both criteria was found in the Indeterminate group and in the regressive phases of the Virchowian (V), Tuberculoid (T) and Reactional tuberculoid (RT) types.(More)
We describe a case of subcutaneous zygomycosis caused by Conidiobolus coronatus of six years' duration. Following treatment failure using potassium iodide, the patient responded with ketoconazole therapy. She remained well three years following therapy. Brazilian cases of subcutaneous infections caused by C coronatus and Basidiobolus ranarum are reviewed.