[Analysis of scientific information published in Brazil in 5 years on Chagas disease, schistosomiasis, malaria, leishmaniasis and filariasis].

@article{Lima1985AnalysisOS,
  title={[Analysis of scientific information published in Brazil in 5 years on Chagas disease, schistosomiasis, malaria, leishmaniasis and filariasis].},
  author={J A Costa Lima and C M Schmitt Rosa and M H Piegas and A Peixinho and Andreas. U. Schmidt and A A Briquet de Lemos and C A Marcilio de Souza},
  journal={Educacion medica y salud},
  year={1985},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={209-26}
}
This paper offers a quantitative evaluation of the scientific information produced in Brazil on several endemic diseases: Chagas' disease, schistosomiasis, leishmaniasis, leprosy, malaria and filariasis. The source of data was the Index Medicus Latino Americano (IMLA), and the published scientific information was analyzed in general and specifically, by type of disease and year of publication. The indexed production of articles on the material of the Latin American countries as a whole… CONTINUE READING