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    • Adolescent gender differences in the determinants of tobacco smoking: a cross sectional survey among high school students in São Paulo 

      Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Opaleye, Emerita Satiro [UNIFESP]; Martins, Silvia S.; Ahluwalia, Jasjit S.; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2010-12-03)
      Background: Diverse psychosocial factors have been associated with the use of cigarettes by adolescents. We investigated gender differences in tobacco smoking, and factors correlated with smoking among boys and girls.Methods: ...
    • Aplicando a modelagem de equações estruturais ao campo da prevenção ao uso de drogas: análises resultantes de um ensaio controlado randomizado para avaliação do programa de prevenção ao uso de drogas #tamojunto 

      Valente, Juliana Yurgel (Universidade Federal de São Paulo, 2020-05-07)
      O uso de álcool e outras drogas é considerado um problema de saúde pública mundial, pois desencadeia uma série de comprometimentos à saúde da população. Com os adolescentes, estes prejuízos podem ser ainda mais graves, ...
    • The Brazilian smoker: a survey in the largest cities of Brazil 

      Opaleye, Emérita Sátiro [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Moura, Yone Gonçalves de [UNIFESP]; Galduróz, José Carlos Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Locatelli, Danilo Polverini [UNIFESP]; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2012-03-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To understand the sociodemographic factors associated with daily consumption of cigarettes and pattern of cigarette use among Brazilian smokers. METHOD: A cross-sectional study was performed in 2005 involving ...
    • Comportamento sexual de risco e fatores associados entre adolescentes brasileiros: avaliação de efeitos secundários de uma intervenção 

      Reis, Larissa Ferraz (Universidade Federal de São Paulo, 2021-03-31)
      Introdução: Comportamentos sexuais de risco entre adolescentes são considerados um problema de saúde pública mundial, pois desencadeiam uma série de problemas relacionados à saúde e à esfera social. Considerando que os ...
    • Diversity of Contexts in Drug Use Among Street Adolescents 

      Moura, Yone Goncalves de [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP] (Sage Publications Inc, 2010-09-01)
      In this study we aimed to investigate through ethnographic methods the different contexts of drug use by street adolescents in São Paulo, Brazil. Participant observations and semistructured interviews were performed at 11 ...
    • Drug use among street children and adolescents: what helps? 

      Moura, Yone Gonçalves de [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Opaleye, Emérita S. [UNIFESP]; Neiva-Silva, Lucas; Koller, Silvia H.; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2012-07-01)
      The aim of this study was to investigate factors associated to frequent and heavy drug use among street children and adolescents aged 10 to 18 years. A sample of 2,807 street children and adolescents from the 27 Brazilian ...
    • Drug use prevention: factors associated with program implementation in Brazilian urban schools 

      Pereira, Ana Paula Dias [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2018)
      Background: A school is a learning environment that contributes to the construction of personal values, beliefs, habits and lifestyles, provide convenient settings for the implementation of drug use prevention programs ...
    • Efficacy evaluation of the school program Unplugged for drug use prevention among Brazilian adolescents 

      Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Sanudo, Adriana [UNIFESP]; Andreoni, Solange [UNIFESP]; Schneider, Daniela; Pereira, Ana Paula Dias [UNIFESP]; Faggiano, Fabrizio (Biomed Central Ltd, 2016)
      Background: Most Brazilian schools do not have a continuous program for drug use prevention and do not conduct culturally adapted activities for that purpose. This study evaluated the impact of the Unplugged program on ...
    • Estratégias desenvolvidas por usuários de crack para lidar com os riscos decorrentes do consumo da droga 

      Ribeiro, Luciana Abeid [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Nappo, Solange Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Instituto de Psiquiatria da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 2010-01-01)
      OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to identify, from the perspective of crack users, what are the strategies used to minimize or avoid the risks associated with consumption of crack. METHOD: A qualitative research method ...
    • Estudo da mortalidade dos médicos no Estado de São Paulo, Brasil, no período 2000-2009 

      Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Alves, Hamer N. Palhares [UNIFESP]; Nogueira-Martins, Luiz Antonio [UNIFESP]; Prado, Mariangela C. Oliveira [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2013-07-01)
      This study presents the distribution of causes of death among physicians in the State of São Paulo, Brazil, from 2000 to 2009. The study used the database of the Mortality Information System, Secretariat of Health Surveillance, ...
    • Fatores associados ao uso pesado de álcool entre estudantes das capitais brasileiras 

      Galduróz, José Carlos Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Opaleye, Emérita Sátiro [UNIFESP]; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP]; Fonseca, Arilton Martins [UNIFESP]; Gomes, Paulo Leonardo Sirimarco; Carlini, Elisaldo Araujo [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2010-04-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the association between heavy use of alcohol among students and family, personal and social factors. METHODS: Cross-sectional study including public school students aged ten to 18 from 27 Brazilian ...
    • Fatores associados ao uso pesado de álcool entre estudantes das capitais brasileiras 

      Galduróz, José Carlos Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Opaleye, Emérita Sátiro [UNIFESP]; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP]; Fonseca, Arilton Martins [UNIFESP]; Gomes, Paulo Leonardo Sirimarco; Carlini, Elisaldo Araújo [UNIFESP] (Revista de Saúde Pública, 2010-04)
    • Fatores protetores de adolescentes contra o uso de drogas com ênfase na religiosidade 

      Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Lúcio Garcia de [UNIFESP]; Nappo, Solange Aparecida [UNIFESP] (ABRASCO - Associação Brasileira de Saúde Coletiva, 2004-01-01)
      Although a wide variety of studies have been emphasizing risk factors on drug use, it has not been given importance to protective factors' role, a fundamental key on development of prevention programs. As low socio-economic ...
    • O fenômeno de "esquenta" entre jovens: características e fatores associados ao beber pré-balada 

      Santos, Mariana Guedes Ribeiro [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2014)
      O alcool e a droga psicotropica mais consumida em praticamente todas as regioes do mundo, e tem sido reconhecido como um importante problema de Saúde publica, uma vez que nao afeta somente quem bebe, mas toda a sociedade. ...
    • Fissura por crack: comportamentos e estratégias de controle de usuários e ex-usuários 

      Chaves, Tharcila Viana [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Ribeiro, Luciana Abeid [UNIFESP]; Nappo, Solange Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2011-12-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To understand crack cocaine craving among users and describe craving behaviors and coping strategies. METHODOLOGICAL PROCEDURES: Qualitative study with a non-random criterion sample consisting of 40 current and ...
    • Fluoxetina: indícios de uso inadequado 

      Carlini, Elisaldo Araujo [UNIFESP]; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP]; Nappo, Solange Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Franco, Vera Lúcia da Silva; Silva, Luiz Carlos Franco; Santos, Vilmar Ezequiel dos; Alves, Décio de Castro (Instituto de Psiquiatria da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 2009-01-01)
      OBJECTIVE: Investigate the use of fluoxetine in Santo André city, SP, by collecting and analyzing special prescriptions (SP) issued by physicians and filed in compounding pharmacies and drugstores of that city. METHODS: ...
    • Intergenerational patterns of family violence related to alcohol abuse: a genogram-based study 

      Tondowski, Cláudia Silveira; Feijó, Marianne Ramos; Silva, Eroy Aparecida; Gebara, Carla Ferreira de Paula; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP] (Curso de Pós-Graduação em Psicologia da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 2014-12-01)
      The objective of this study was to analyze intergenerational patterns of alcohol related violence (ARV). An intentional sample comprising 42 family members was selected according to a set of criteria, including history of ...
    • Intervenção religiosa na recuperação de dependentes de drogas 

      Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Nappo, Solange Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2008-04-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To analyze the role of emerging religious interventions in the recovery from drug addiction. METHODOLOGICAL PROCEDURES: An exploratory qualitative study carried out in the city of São Paulo, Southeastern Brazil, ...
    • Is there a crack epidemic among students in Brazil?: comments on media and public health issues 

      Nappo, Solange Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Ribeiro, Luciana Abeid [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2012-09-01)
      In the past year, the Brazilian Federal Government and society have reported and acted on a crack use epidemic, which has been exacerbated by the media. This study hypothesized that crack use has not increased at the rate ...
    • LEISURE ACTIVITIES, FAMILY AND RELIGIOSITY ASSOCIATED WITH BINGE DRINKING AMONG PRIVATE HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS 

      Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Opaleye, Emerita Satiro [UNIFESP]; Moura, Yone Gonçalves de [UNIFESP]; Locatelli, Danilo Polverini [UNIFESP]; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2010-08-10)