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    • Caracterização da cultura de crack na cidade de São Paulo: padrão de uso controlado 

      Oliveira, Lúcio Garcia de [UNIFESP]; Nappo, Solange Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2008-08-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To characterize the situation regarding crack cocaine use in the city of São Paulo, along with the sociodemographic profile of its users. METHODOLOGICAL PROCEDURES: Qualitative ethnographic study carried out ...

    • Criminality and sexual behaviours in substance dependents seeking treatment 

      Diehl, Alessandra [UNIFESP]; Pillon, Sandra Cristina; dos Santos, Manoel Antonio; Hussein Rassool, G.; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Consel Brasil Oftalmologia, 2016)
      The aim of this study was to investigate the link between violence, crime, and sexual behavior among patients with substance-related disorder admitted to a specialized inpatient care unit. This was a cross-sectional study ...

    • Da função vestibular em usuários de crack: pesquisa vecto-eletronistagmográfica 

      Taguchi, Carlos Kazuo [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 1997)
      Nesta pesquisa, desenvolvida no Setor de Equilibriometria da Disciplina de Otoneurologia da Universidade Federal de São Paulo, realizamos a avaliacao da funcao vestibular de 51 usuarios de crack, com idades entre 12 e 38 ...

    • Ensaio clínico de medicamento para controle da fissura em usuários de crack sob cuidados na RAPS: um estudo de caso 

      Jezierski, Marta Ana [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)Brasil, 2019)
      Introduction: According to data from the Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (Fiocruz) on crack use in Brazil, only 0.5% of the Brazilian population use crack cocaine regularly. The motivation to start using reported by 29.2% of the ...

    • Evolução do consumo de crack em coorte com histórico de tratamento 

      Dias, Andréa Costa [UNIFESP]; Araújo, Marcelo Ribeiro; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2011-10-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To analyze the evolution of drug use among treated crack cocaine users. METHODS: A cohort originally comprising 131 crack addicts admitted to a detoxification unit in the city of São Paulo, Southeastern Brazil, ...

    • 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 ...

    • O impacto econômico da dependência química no contexto brasileiro: custos diretos e indiretos de usuários moderados e graves de drogas 

      Becker, Paula [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2019-04-12)
      The economic impact of substance-related disorders can be measured by the higher consumption of health services, lower productivity and spending on the purchase of drugs. In Brazil, there has been an increase in the ...

    • Infecções Sexualmente Transmissíveis E Aids Em Pacientes Usuários De Crack E Fatores De Risco Associados, Cracolândia, São Paulo 

      Ferreira, Ariadne Ribeiro [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2018-04-16)
      Introduction: The Study Describes The Epidemiological Scenario Of Hiv And Syphilis In The Biggest Reference Center For Drug Addiction In Brazil. This Country Is The Number One Country For Violence, Torture And Death Of ...

    • 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 ...