Perfil dos casos novos de tuberculose notificados em Ribeirão Preto (SP) no período de 2000 a 2006

@article{Hino2011PerfilDC,
  title={Perfil dos casos novos de tuberculose notificados em Ribeir{\~a}o Preto (SP) no per{\'i}odo de 2000 a 2006},
  author={Paula Hino and T. Cunha and Tereza Cristina Scatena Villa and C. Santos},
  journal={Ciencia \& Saude Coletiva},
  year={2011},
  volume={16},
  pages={1295-1301}
}
The World Health Organization estimates that one third of the world population is infected by the Mycobacterium tuberculosis, while 8-9 million of people develop the disease and 2 million die each year due to tuberculosis, especially in countries and regions with precarious socioeconomic conditions. This study describes the profile of new cases of Tuberculosis notified in Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo State, in the period between 2000 and 2006. A cohort descriptive design was used. The database Epi… Expand
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