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    • Achados oculares em pacientes com mais de 99 anos 

      Cypel, Marcela Colussi [UNIFESP]; Palácio, Guilherme [UNIFESP]; Dantas, Paulo Elias Correa; Lottenberg, Cláudio Luis [UNIFESP]; Belfort, Rubens Junior [UNIFESP] (Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia, 2006-10-01)
      PURPOSE: To determine vision conditions and ocular findings in patients older than 99 years. METHODS: Patients were recruited by media advertisement and examined at the Vision Institute of UNIFESP. The following examinations ...

    • Crescimento da população idosa no Brasil: transformações e conseqüências na sociedade 

      Veras, Renato Peixoto [UNIFESP]; Ramos, Luiz Roberto [UNIFESP]; Kalache, Alexandre (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 1987-06-01)
      The social and economic transformation which has been occurring in the life of the elderly, and the increase of the Brazilian population aged 60 years or over is discussed. The migration process (in 1940 the rural population ...

    • Envelhecimento bem sucedido em idosas do Programa Saúde da Família de Maceió: o papel da aptidão funcional 

      Santos, Marlete Bezerra dos [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2011-03-30)
      Introduction: The successful aging is considered the new gerontology paradigm. The functional fitness is imperative to the successful aging. Objective: investigate the socioeconomic and health conditions and the relation ...

    • O envelhecimento da população mundial: um desafio novo 

      Kalache, Alexandre; Veras, Renato Peixoto; Ramos, Luiz Roberto [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 1987-06-01)
      Ageing has now become a universal phenomenon, of increasing importance to developed and developing countries alike. In this, the first of a series of articles on ageing in developing countries, the actual demographic ...

    • Epidemiologia do envelhecimento no Nordeste do Brasil: resultados de inquérito domiciliar 

      Coelho Filho, João Macedo; Ramos, Luiz Roberto [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 1999-10-01)
      INTRODUCTION: The population of Brazil is ageing very rapidly, and the care of the elderly is an emerging priority. Up to this date, there is no comprehensive study addressing the profile of the elderly in Northeastern ...