Now showing items 1-4 of 4

    • Drogas e saúde na imprensa brasileira: uma análise de artigos publicados em jornais e revistas 

      Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP]; Baptista, Murilo C. [UNIFESP]; Faria, Silene T. [UNIFESP]; Nappo, Solange Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Galduróz, José Carlos Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Carlini, Elisaldo Araujo [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2003-02-01)
      This article analyzes information recently published by the Brazilian press on the use of psychoactive drugs and its implications on health. A sample of 502 newspaper and magazine articles published in 1998 was researched ...

    • 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 ...

    • Profile of cocaine and crack users in Brazil 

      Duailibi, Lígia Bonacim [UNIFESP]; Ribeiro, Marcelo [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2008-01-01)
      This article aims to systematize the profile of cocaine and crack users in Brazil. The study adopted a literature review of the MEDLINE, LILACS, Cochrane Library databases and CAPES thesis/dissertation database. Data were ...

    • O uso de drogas psicotrópicas e a prevenção no Brasil 

      Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP]; Galduróz, José Carlos Fernandes [UNIFESP] (ABRASCO - Associação Brasileira de Saúde Coletiva, 1999-01-01)
      Even though the context related to the use of psychotropic drugs in Brazil is still somewhat unknown, available studies point to alcohol, tobacco and some psychotropic medications as the most used drugs and as responsible ...