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Assistência pré-natal, baixo peso e prematuridade no Estado de São Paulo, 2000 Prenatal care, low birth weight and prematurity in Brazil, 2000
Objective The historical evolution of infant mortality rate and neonatal mortality according to birth weight and term of delivery in the state of Sao Paulo are presented to assess the role of theExpand
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Leitos hospitalares e reforma psiquiátrica no Brasil
O objetivo do trabalho e estimar o numero de leitos psiquiatricos ocupados por Unidade da Federacao e o valor pago pelo Sistema Unico de Saude (SUS) nas internacoes por servicos hospitalares,Expand
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Serviços de saúde, gastos e envelhecimento da população brasileira
The Brazilian population is still relatively young, despite the recent fall in the country’s birth rate. However, the UN estimates that the Brazilian age structure in 2050 will be similar to thatExpand
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Caesarean sections and maternal mortality in Sao Paulo.
OBJECTIVES To evaluate caesarean section in both public and private sectors; maternal mortality associated with mode of delivery in the public sector (Sistema Unico de Saude, SUS) in Sao Paulo State,Expand
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[Hospital beds and mental health reform in Brazil].
The objective of this study was to estimate the number of psychiatric beds occupied per State in Brazil and the amount paid by the Unified National Health System (SUS) for hospitalizations,Expand
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The Potential Demand for an Hiv/Aids Vaccine in Brazil
This study assesses the potential demand by the public sector for a preventive HIV/AIDS vaccine in Brazil and the costs of alternative strategies for a vaccination program. Brazil has a mature AIDSExpand
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Vítimas fatais da violência e mercado de drogas na Região Metropolitana de São Paulo
This paper compares the methodology of criminal data from the police department and epidemiological data on homicides, and analyzes violence, poverty and drugs trafficking in Metropolitan Sao Paulo.Expand
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Gasto privado com saúde por classes de renda
BACKGROUND: This paper analyses the share of the family private health expenditures in the Brazilian GDP and in personal income; and the distribution of the family private health expenditures amongExpand
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Programa de Saúde da Família
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Improvement in Survival Among Symptomatic AIDS Patients by Exposure Category in Sao Paulo
Objective:The study assesses AIDS survival time per AIDS-case definition and exposure category in Sao Paulo State, Brazil during the periods 1992 to 1995 and 1998 to 2001. Methods:Case-fatality rateExpand
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