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    • Average annual cost of Parkinson's disease in Sao Paulo, Brazil, with a focus on disease-related motor symptoms 

      Bovolenta, Tania M.; de Azevedo Silva, Sonia Maria Cesar [UNIFESP]; Saba, Roberta Arb [UNIFESP]; Borges, Vanderci [UNIFESP]; Ferraz, Henrique Ballalai [UNIFESP]; Felicio, Andre C. (Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2017)
      Background: Although Parkinson's disease is the second most prevalent neurodegenerative disease worldwide, its cost in Brazil - South America's largest country - is unknown. Objective: The goal of this study was to calculate ...
    • Resource utilization and cost of rheumatic fever 

      Terreri, Maria Teresa [UNIFESP]; Ferraz, M. B.; Goldenberg, J.; Len, Claudio Arnaldo [UNIFESP]; Hilário, Maria Odete Esteves [UNIFESP] (J Rheumatol Publ Co, 2001-06-01)
      Objective. The socioeconomic effects of rheumatic fever (RF) in Brazil, including direct and indirect costs to patients and their families and to society, are largely unknown. We evaluated the utilization of resources and ...
    • Transtorno afetivo bipolar: carga da doença e custos relacionados 

      Niccolai Costa, Anna Maria (Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Psiquiatria, 2008-01-01)
      Background: Bipolar disorder (BD) is a recurrent, chronic and severe disease. Mental and physical comorbidities, risk of suicide, health services use and impairment of social and professional domains significantly worsen ...