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Direct medical costs associated with schizophrenia relapses in health care services in the city of São Paulo
(Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2011-02-01)
OBJECTIVE: To assess direct medical costs associated with schizophrenia relapses in mental health services. METHODS: The study was conducted in three health facilities in the city of São Paulo: a public state hospital; a ...
Em busca da eficiência: visibilidade internacional da produção científica dos programas brasileiros de pós-graduação em saúde infantil e do adolescente entre 1998 e 2003
(Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria, 2007-10-01)
OBJECTIVE:To assess the trend in the number of published articles by Brazilian graduate programs in child and adolescent health and the proportion of such publications cited in MEDLINE and Thomson Scientific's Journal ...
Psychiatric morbidity and quality of life of primary care attenders in two cities in Brazil
(Instituto de Psiquiatria da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 2014-03-01)
Objective: To identify the associations among quality of life (QoL), social determinants and psychological distress in primary care in two cities in Brazil. Methods: A cross-sectional study with 1,466 patients from 2009 ...
The modest but growing Brazilian presence in psychiatric, psychobiological and mental health research: assessment of the 1998-2002 period
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2005-05-01)
The objective of the present survey was to assess the Brazilian scientific production in psychiatry, psychobiology, and mental health during the 1998-2002 period. The universities' graduate programs concentrate the vast ...
PRODH Polymorphisms, Cortical Volumes and Thickness in Schizophrenia
(Public Library Science, 2014-02-03)
Schizophrenia is a neurodevelopmental disorder with high heritability. Several lines of evidence indicate that the PRODH gene may be related to the disorder. Therefore, our study investigates the effects of 12 polymorphisms ...
Working with the World Psychiatric Association to promote dissemination of mental health research worldwide
(Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2010-03-01)
Chance of psychiatric morbidity amongst recently diagnosed cancer outpatients attending a chemotherapy unit
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2005-09-01)
The prevalent rate of psychiatry morbidity amongst patients with cancer reported in various studies ranges from 5 to 50%, a variation that can be attributed to differences in sample size, the disease itself and treatment ...
The validity and 4-year test-retest reliability of the Brazilian version of the Eating Attitudes Test-26
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2005-11-01)
In a cross-sectional study conducted four years ago to assess the validity of the Brazilian version of the Eating Attitudes Test-26 (EAT-26) for the identification of abnormal eating behaviors in a population of young ...
Paraphilic Thoughts, Behaviors and Sex Addiction in a Sample of Persons Who Use Drugs: A Cross-Sectional Study
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2017)
Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of paraphilic thoughts/behaviors (including paraphilic disorders) with and without sexual addiction and sexual-related conditions in a sample of substance ...
Cost of schizophrenia: direct costs and use of resources in the State of São Paulo
(Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2006-04-01)
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the direct costs of schizophrenia for the public sector. METHODS: A study was carried out in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, during 1998. Data from the medical literature and governmental research ...