The role of telehealth in sexual and reproductive health services in the response to COVID-19
Abstract This opinion article brings considerations about advantages and challenges with the use of telehealth in sexual and reproductive health services aiming family planning in the face of COVID-19 pandemic new scenario.Resumo Este artigo de opini ão traz algumas considerações sobre vantagens e desafios do uso da telessaúde em serviços de saúde sexual e reprodutiva focado no planejamento familiar diante do novo cenário da pandemia da COVID-19. (Source: Revista Brasileira de Saude Materno Infantil)
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COVID-19 and Sickle Cell Disease: a new challenging dilemma in an old disease
Abstract The authors bring reflections about people with sickle cell disease in the pandemic era. They comment on some common clinical situations in these two diseases which may delay or confuse the diagnosis of COVID-19 in patients with sickle cell disease. We consider that people with sickle cell disease are part of the risk group for the complications of COVID-19 and the topic should be addressed in the scientific literature.Resumo Os autores trazem reflex ões sobre as pessoas com doença falciforme na era da pandemia. Eles comentam algumas situações clínicas comuns nessas duas doen&cce...
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COVID-19 cohort on children with cancer: delay in treatment and increased frequency of deaths
Conclusions: COVID-19 led a delay in the oncological treatment for children with cancer and a higher mortality frequency when compared to the historical series of the service. It would be important to analyze the risk factors to determine the survival impact.Resumo Objetivos: descrever caracter ísticas epidemiológicas e óbitos em crianças com câncer e a doença do novo coronavírus 2019 (COVID-19), em hospital de referência do nordeste brasileiro. Métodos: coorte envolvendo menores de 19 anos em tratamento de câncer, durante abril a julho de 2020. Pacientes s...
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Hospital admission flow and nutritional support in a cohort of pediatric patients with COVID-19
Abstract In view of the current panorama of hospital nutritional care, it is necessary to review nutritional care practices in hospital units, in order to ensure nutritional monitoring and quality of care. Therefore, it is necessary to build flows of nutritional assistance practices at the pediatric hospital level, based on the recommendations of the Federal Council of Nutritionists and the Brazilian Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, aiming at not generating a deficit in the nutritional monitoring of the patient and in reducing the risk of contamination of the professional. When individual protection equipment i...
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Actions developed at the Instituto de Medicina Integral Prof. Fernando Figueira to confront the COVID-19 pandemic
Abstract The COVID-19 pandemic has brought countless challenges to the health institutions around the world, especially those located in countries such as Brazil, with large territorial dimensions and many social and economic differences. This technical report aims to publish the actions carried out and the products developed at the Instituto de Medicina Integral Prof. Fernando Figueira (IMIP) before and during the pandemic - from January 31st to September 4th, 2020 - facing it efficiently and effectively, seeking institutional sustainability. The mobilization of the professional staff at the institution was fundamental to...
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Maternal mortality by COVID-19 in Brazil
Abstract SARS-CoV-2, the new coronavirus of severe acute respiratory syndrome, which causes a predominantly respiratory disease called COVID-19, quickly caused a pandemic, due to its high transmissibility, leaving a trail of deaths around the world. Initially, the pregnancy puerperal cycle was not associated with complications and mortality, only later was recognized as a risk group. As the disease progressed, the maternal mortality rate by COVID-19 increased, Brazil is responsible for an important portion. This rate may be even higher due to underreporting, difficulties in performing laboratorial tests and possible false ...
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COVID-19: emergency remote teaching and university professors’ mental health
Conclusions: the pandemic brought a series of feelings and perceptions to the professor with new challenges in his/her teaching. However, it is important to encourage the establishment of reflective processes around physical and mental balance in and outside the educational environment.Resumo Objetivos: refletir a respeito das experi ências do ensino remoto emergencial pelo corpo docente universitário e dos impactos na saúde mental desses profissionais durante a pandemia da COVID-19. Métodos: trata-se de uma revisão bibliográfica. Foram utilizados os descritores “ Docente &rdq...
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Barriers imposed in the relationship between puerperal mothers and newborns in the pandemic scenario of COVID-19
Abstract A new virus called Sars-CoV-2, or COVID-19, emerged in late 2019 and caused several changes worldwide. In light of this, countries adopted preventive measures against this pandemic, such as social isolation, use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and special care with people who are at higher risk, such as elderly, people with hypertension or chronic conditions, and recently newborns, pregnant and puerperal women were also included. For puerperal women breastfeeding, it is an extremely important moment, which, in addition to being a natural feeding moment, it is an opportunity to strengthen the mother-baby bon...
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Maternal and child health in the context of COVID-19 pandemic: evidence, recommendations and challenges
Conclusion: at the moment, it is not possible to measure the consequences of this new pandemic on maternal and child health, demanding attention to its evolution and new evidences about the implications in mother and child care.Resumo Objetivos: apresentar as principais evid ências, recomendações e desafios à saúde materno-infantil no contexto da pandemia de COVID-19. Métodos: revisão narrativa de documentos nacionais e internacionais e reflexões sobre a temática. Resultados: a coexistência da gestação/puerpério e infecçã...
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Young people in oncological treatment during COVID-19: indicators of the social representation of the coronavírus
Conclusions: the participants constructed different contents of psychological suffering aimed at expressions of fear and insecurity experienced during the pandemic period in the face of assistance in the hospital setting. This study is understood as a contribution to more effective actions in order to adapt the care plan of this population, aiming at future professional interventions.Resumo Objetivos: compreender indicadores da representa ção social do coronavírus em jovens em tratamento oncológico durante a pandemia do COVID-19. Métodos: utilizou-se como apoio teórico-metodol&oacu...
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Factors associated with psychic symptomatology in diabetics during the COVID-19 pandemic
Conclusion: the frequency of psychological disorders was higher than described in the literature on diabetic patients, being associated with biological, sociodemographic, clinical factors and aspects related to COVID-19 during the pandemicResumo Objetivos: determinar a frequ ência e os fatores associados aos sinais e sintomas de estresse, ansiedade e depressão grave/extremos em pacientes diabéticos durante a pandemia pela COVID-19. Métodos: realizou-se estudo de corte transversal em abril/maio de 2020 que incluiu 162 indivíduos com diabetes mellitus e maiores de 18 anos. Aplicou-se um ques...
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Women with cancer and COVID-19: an analysis of lethality and clinical aspects in Pernambuco
Abstract Objectives: to analyze the lethality and clinical characteristics in Pernambuco women with neoplasia that were infected by SARS-CoV-2. Methods: a cross-sectional, retrospective study with female patients with neoplasm sin the state of Pernambuco registered and made available by the Secretariat of Planning and Management of the State of Pernambuco (SEPLAG PE). Secondary data from public domain notifications and the independent factors associated with death were analyzed through logistic regression. The value ofp
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The testing for COVID-19 in symptomatic patients as a protective factor against stress, anxiety, and depression
Conclusion: individuals that are symptomatic for COVID-19 are a vulnerable group that may present high symptomatology for depression, anxiety, and stress. The identification of psychiatric morbidity frequency and its associated factors may contribute for the development of mental health strategies aiming at the prevention and mitigation of psychological impact in COVID-19 symptomatic population during the pandemic.Resumo Objetivos: determinar a frequ ência de sintomas de estresse, ansiedade e depressão em pacientes sintomáticos para COVID-19 e avaliar os fatores associados. Métodos: entre maio / ...
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The Interiorization of COVID-19 in the cities of Pernambuco State, Northeast of Brazil
Conclusion: there was a fast spread of COVID-19 in the state of Pernambuco, showing the inability of the Health Surveillance services to control the transmission, especially in smalltowns.Resumo Objetivos: analisar como se deu a dissemina ção da COVID-19 nos municípios do estado de Pernambuco, Nordeste do Brasil. Métodos: estudo descritivo, exploratório, de natureza quantitativa cujas unidades de análises foram os 184 municípios e o Arquipélago de Fernando de Noronha constituintes do estado do Pernambuco. Realizadas técnic as de geoprocessamento a partir da fer...
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Perinatal care in the COVID-19 pandemic: analysis of Brazilian guidelines and protocols
Conclusions: analyze the permissible conclusions that most recommendations are in line with preconceived notions of positive perinatal experience, but is necessary to adaptation to the Brazilian context.Resumo Objetivos: analisar à luz da experiência positiva na perinatalidade, protocolos e diretrizes brasileiras acerca da atenção à saúde perinatal durante a pandemia da COVID-19. Métodos: pesquisa exploratória de análise documental. Na primeira fase, de 11 de abril a 14 de maio de 2020, foram realizadas as buscas com palavras-chave,encontrando-se 402 documentos....
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Recommendations for perinatal care in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic
Conclusions: scientific evidence based on studies with methodological designs and more robust analyzes are necessary to guide perinatal care in the context of the harm-free COVID-19 pandemic.Resumo Objetivos: apresentar as recomenda ções científicas para a atenção perinatal no contexto da pandemia de COVID-19. Métodos: revisão narrativa realizada entre março a setembro de 2020, nas bases de dados da BIREME, Scientific Electronic Libary Online e Biblioteca Virtual em Saúde, a partir dos descritores: “ Assist ência Perinatal ” , “ Coronav ...
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General aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic
Conclusions: despite great efforts, as the number of confirmed cases increases, evidence on transmission, incidence, disease progression, lethality, effects and outcomes remain limited and without any high levels of evidence. Studies are still necessary for all aspects of the disease.Resumo Objetivos: revisar a literatura dispon ível sobre os aspectos gerais dainfecção por SARS-CoV-2. Métodos: trata-se de uma revisão narrativa de literatura realizada nos meses de março asetembro de 2020. Resultados: a COVID-19, causada pelo novo coronavírus ou SARS-CoV-2, cresce com efeitos ...
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Vaccines for COVID-19 - state of the art
Abstract Vaccine candidates against COVID-19 have diverse compositions, from traditional inac-tivated virus vaccines to various new-generation vaccines. Currently, approximately 175 research teams worldwide are studying various vaccine possibilities as the necessityto vacci-nate the entire population against the SARS-CoV-2 virus is urgent. Although, the development of a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine is not easy, the manufacturing, distribution, and administration of the vaccine can also face extraordinary challenges. In this review, we enhance some of the current knowledge regarding the clinical trial phases on diffe...
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Transparency in research and publications on COVID-19
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Prevalence and factors associated with group B streptococcal colonization in pregnant women
Abstract Objectives: to estimate the prevalence and the factors associated with the colonization by group B streptococcus (GBS) in pregnant women from the urban area attended at health units in a municipality in northeastern Brazil. Methods: it is a cross-sectional study conducted from January 2017 to March 2018. Vagino-rectal swabs were collected from 210 pregnant women between 32 and 40 weeks of gestation. The swabs were seeded on 5% sheep blood agar and on chromogenic agar. For confirmatory identification of GBS, the CAMP test and latex agglutination were used. Descriptive analysis and univariate and multivariate associ...
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Cesarean section rates in São Paulo State: regional inequalities in SUS obstetric care
Conclusions: The less urbanized regions showed significantly higher cesarean section rates than the metropolitan and highly urbanized regions. Cesarean section rates of public administration establishments were significantly lower than the nonprofit administration establishments. However, w hen separated by urbanization condition its difference was only observed in the metropolitan regions.Resumo Objetivos: analisar a rela ção entre as taxas de cesárea, segundo grupos da classificação de Robson, dos estabelecimentos que prestam assistência ao parto no SUS no estado de São Pau...
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Peer victimization at school and associated factors in Campeche, Mexico
Conclusions: given the high levels of VI-P found, and its possible effects, it is necessary implement truly effective measures to prevent it.Resumen Objetivos: estimar la prevalencia de la victimizaci ón por pares (VI-P) e identificar factores asociados. Métodos: se realizó un estudio transversal en una muestra representativa de las escuelas del estado de Campeche; se entrevistaron 2555 estudiantes de primaria y secundaria del ciclo escolar 2015-2016. Los alumnos fueron entrevistados cara a c ara. Se analizó la tasa de prevalencia de VI-P según sexo, edad y varios aspectos relacionados co...
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Prevalence and factors associated with the use of drugs of abuse by pregnant women
Conclusions: drug use had a prevalence of 19.2% and acts in conjunction with social issues and this case, intervening is necessary with an individualized care plan, thus ensuring the promotion and prevention of maternal and child health.Resumo Objetivos: estimar a preval ência do uso de drogas de abuso nas gestantes e associar com as variáveis escolaridade, renda familiar, raça e número de gestações. Métodos: pesquisa descritiva, transversal, quantitativa. Desenvolvida no município de Bandeirantes-PR, no período de junho/2016 a dezembro/2017. A populaç&at...
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Factors associated with obstetric interventions in public maternity hospitals
Abstract Objectives: to identify the prevalence and factors associated with obstetric interventions in parturients assisted in public maternity hospitals. Methods: a cross-sectional study with 344 puerperal women, from two public maternity hospitals, referring to childbirth by Sistema Único de Saúde (SUS) (Public Health Service System) in Londrina City, Paraná, Brazil, between January and June 2017. The medical records were the data source. The following obstetric interventions were considered: oxytocin use, artificial rupture of the membranes, instrumental childbirth and epis iotomy. Multivariate Pois...
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Epidemiological profile of women with endometriosis: a retrospective descriptive study
Conclusions: knowing the epidemiological and clinical profile of Brazilian women with endometriosis can help in diagnosis and treatment planning.Resumo Objetivos: descrever o perfil epidemiol ógico e clínico de mulheres com endometriose e determinar a associação com as características prognósticas da doença. Métodos: estudo descritivo retrospectivo envolvendo 237 mulheres atendidas em dois hospitais de referência em endometriose, no período entre 2011 e 2017. As associações entre os grupos foram estimadas utilizando modelos de regressã...
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Factors associated with feeding practices among Brazilian children aged 12 to 23 months old
Abstract Objectives: a quantitative analytical cross-sectional study aimed to identify demographic characteristics to access health services and housing conditions in relation to inadequate feeding practices among Brazilian children from 12 to 23 months of age. Methods: the analysis of the feeding practices (consumption of recommended food groups) of 2541 Brazilian children (aged 12-23 months old) was performed using data from the Pesquisa Nacional de Sa úde 2013 (National Health Survey). Descriptive and multivariate statistics used the Decision Tree Analysis based on CHAID (Chi-squared Automatic Interaction Detecto...
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Static and dynamic evaluation of respiratory muscle strength in asthmatic children and adolescents
Conclusion: the present study demonstrated that the static inspiratory muscle strength (PImá x) of children and adolescents with asthma in comparison with the values predicted in the literature does not differ, however, when submitted to dynamic assessment (S-Index), it presents higher values in healthy controls. In addition, the S-Index showed a positive correlation with the child's height .Resumo Objetivos: avaliar a for ça muscular respiratória estática e dinâmica em crianças e adolescentes com asma. Métodos: estudo transversal, envolvendo 80 crianças e adolescentes...
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Hierarchical analysis of determinants of HIV vertical transmission: a case-control study
Abstract Objectives: to analyze the association of socioeconomic, obstetric, pediatric and prophylactic factors to the vertical transmission of HIV in children followed at a reference service in Recife between 2010 and 2015. Methods: case-control nested the cohort of children exposed to vertical transmission of HIV. A univariate and multivariate statistical analysis was performed on the association of socioeconomic, obstetric, pediatric and prophylactic measures with the outcome. We considered two multivariate approaches, conventional and hierarchical, the latter made it possible to consider different levels of determinati...
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Impact of a randomized school-based intervention program on blood pressure levels
Abstract Objectives: to evaluate the impact of a health program performed in a school setting on the blood pressure levels of schoolchildren in the public school system in Vit ória/ES-Brazil. Methods: a randomized community trial was performed with 237 schoolchildren (6 to 12 years) from two public schools, randomly defined as the intervention and control school. Participants of the intervention group attended 11 education sessions over 4 months (July to October 2014). To test for differences between groups, the chi-square (categorical variables), and the paired t test or Wilcoxon (continuous variables) was used. Th...
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Prevalence and factors associated with tea consumption in the first month of life in a birth cohort in the Northeast Region of Brazil
Conclusions: the offer of tea in the first month of life was high. Tea consumption was positively associated with sociodemographic, maternal and newborn feeding factors.Resumo Objetivos: determinar a preval ência e analisar fatores associados ao uso de chá em recém-nascidos em uma coorte de nascimento. Métodos: estudo transversal aninhado a uma coorte prospectiva conduzida em 329 puérperas e recém-nascidos em Vitória da Conquista, Bahia. Informações sociodemográficas, relativas à alimentaç ão do recém-nascido e relacionadas aos...
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Developmental surveillance in primary health care: absence of child development milestones and associated factors
Conclusions: the absence of one or more milestones of general child development is high and associated with aspects of the child and the environment. This emphasizes the importance of promoting developmen tal surveillance in Primary Health Care Facilities among health professionals using the official instrument recommended by the Brazilian Ministry of Health.Resumen Objetivos: identificar la ausencia de uno o m ás hitos del desarrollo infantil global y por dominios, y factores asociados. Métodos: estudio transversal con 334 menores de tres años de edad, realizado en centros de atención primaria ...
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Scientific journalism and the challenge of COVID-19
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Errata
Discussion: most of the cases presented, there is a supernumerary testis, but there are reports on more than three, up to five testicles with supranumerical gonads on both sides of the scrotum. The diagnosis is usually performed in late puberty, incidentally, with a painless scrotal mass or at the emergency room, presenting a testicular torsion of the whole hemiscrotum or supernumerary testisalone, and the differential diagnosis should be made with epididymal cyst and spermatocele, besides other extra-testicular masses (hydroceles, varicoceles, lipomas, tumors.) and para-testicular masses (hernias, scrotal calculi). After ...
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Healthcare and unhealthy food for children under two years old: data from the National Health Survey, Brazil, 2013
Discussion: most of the cases presented, there is a supernumerary testis, but there are reports on more than three, up to five testicles with supranumerical gonads on both sides of the scrotum. The diagnosis is usually performed in late puberty, incidentally, with a painless scrotal mass or at the emergency room, presenting a testicular torsion of the whole hemiscrotum or supernumerary testisalone, and the differential diagnosis should be made with epididymal cyst and spermatocele, besides other extra-testicular masses (hydroceles, varicoceles, lipomas, tumors.) and para-testicular masses (hernias, scrotal calculi). After ...
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Polyorquidism: case report comparing ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging
Discussion: most of the cases presented, there is a supernumerary testis, but there are reports on more than three, up to five testicles with supranumerical gonads on both sides of the scrotum. The diagnosis is usually performed in late puberty, incidentally, with a painless scrotal mass or at the emergency room, presenting a testicular torsion of the whole hemiscrotum or supernumerary testisalone, and the differential diagnosis should be made with epididymal cyst and spermatocele, besides other extra-testicular masses (hydroceles, varicoceles, lipomas, tumors.) and para-testicular masses (hernias, scrotal calculi). After ...
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Effects of elective cesarean sections on perinatal outcomes and care practices
Abstract Objectives: to verify the effects of elective cesarean sections on perinatal outcomes and care practices, as compared to vaginal deliveries. Methods: cohort study with 591 mothers and their babies, developed in a medium-sized city in the state of S ão Paulo, Brazil. Data were collected from hospital records and by interviews at the neonatal screening unit in the city from July 2015 to February 2016. Data regarding childbirth, newborns, sociodemography, and current gestational history were obtained from each mother. The associations of interes t were evaluated with Cox regression analyses adjusted for the co...
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Profile on childbirth care at a public maternity hospital
Conclusions: this study comprehended the indicators on childbirth care service, which are, in general, better than the national and the northeast region ones. The importance of registering indicators to evaluate care is emphasized.Resumo Objetivos: descrever o perfil da assist ência ao parto em uma maternidade de referência do estado do Piauí, a partir das Recomendações da Organização Mundial da Saúde de 2018. Métodos: estudo quantitativo transversal retrospectivo, descritivo documental, população censitária, contendo os partos vaginais reali...
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Factors associated with neonatal near miss and death in public referral maternity hospitals
Abstract Objectives: to evaluate factors associated with neonatal near miss and death in reference hospitals. Methods: this case-control study included 364 cases and 728 controls among 4,929 births. Cases were identified by Apgar
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Trend and factors associated with adverse birth weight in Uruguayan children between 2009 and 2015
Abstract Objectives: to identify trendand factors associated with adverse birth weight. Methods: cross-sectional design. The analysis uses the 2009-2015 Uruguay Perinatal Computer Systemdata on 303,625 newborns. Results: the prevalence of macrosomia (> 3,999g) has increased from 7.0% to 8.4%. The prevalence of low birth weight (LBW) (3.999g) aument ó de 7% a 8,4%. La prevalencia de bajo peso al nacer (BPN) (
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Prevalence and factors associated with the consumption of folic acid and iron in pregnant women in the BRISA cohort
Conclusions: high percentage of puerperal women who consumed folic acid and iron supplements during pregnancy, however, the recommended consumption of folic acid be fore pregnancy was low and maternal, social and economic factors influence the consumption of these supplements.Resumo Objetivos: descrever preval ência e fatores associados ao uso deácido fólico e ferro entre puérperas do município de São Luís, Maranhão. Métodos: estudo transversal com 4.036 puérperas através de questionário padronizado. As variáveis dependentes (desfecho...
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Neonatal near miss and the occurrence of negative outcomes in the first year of life: data from a national survey, Nascer no Brasil (Born in Brazil), 2011-2012
Abstract Objectives: estimate the strength of association between neonatal near miss and the nega-tive outcomes in the child ’ s first year of life. Methods: a prospective cohort study on neonatal survivors originating from a national survey “ Nascer no Brasil (Born in Brazil), 2011-2012. ” Main exposure: neonatal near miss (NNM). Negative outcomes: breastfeeding, hospitalization, and post neonatal death (tele-phone interview). For each outcome, the odds ratio (OR) were estimated by univariate (p
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Predictors of low perceptual-motor skills in children at 4-5 years of age
Abstract Objectives: the purpose of this study was to evaluate the predictors of low perceptual-motor skills in children at preschool age. Methods: this is a cross-sectional study nested in a birth cohort involving mother-child pairs. The children ’ s perceptual-motor skills were assessed individually in their homes when they were 4-5 years old using the Pre-Literacy Skills and Knowledge Test (THCP ®), a vali-dated Brazilian instrument. Logistic regression analysis was used to estimate the association between cognitive perceptual-motor skills and potential maternal and child risk factors. Results: of the 199 chil...
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Identification of dietary patterns by principal component analysis in schoolchildren in the South of Brazil and associated factors
Conclusions: four DP were identified and associated with food insecurity, maternal socioeconomic characteristics and schoolchildren ’ s behavioral characteristics.Resumo Objetivos: identificar padr ões alimentares (PA) e fatores associados em escolares do primeiro ano do ensino fundamental de escolas municipais do sul do Brasil. Métodos: estudo transversal, de base escolar, com uma amostra não-probabilística de 782 escolares, de 6 a 8 anos. A ingestão alimentar foi avaliada por questioná rio de frequência alimentar. Os PA foram identificados através da aná...
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Self-perceived body image and body satisfaction of adolescents
Conclusions: we identified an important distortion and dissatisfaction with body shape. Girls, overweight/obese adolescents and those with abdominal obesity have more chance to this condition. These findings can subsidize actions that deal with the issue of acceptance of self-image, preventing more serious disorders that may directly affect the health of young-sters.Resumo Objetivos: avaliar a imagem corporal autopercebida e a satisfa ção corporal de adoles-centes e seus fatores associados. Métodos: estudo transversal realizado com 200 adolescentes de uma organização não governamen...
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Breastfeeding technique and the incidence of nipple traumas in puerperal women attended in a city hospital: intervention study
Abstract Objectives: to evaluate the effect of an intervention on the incidence of nipple trauma and the quality of breastfeeding technique in the first month of postpartum. Methods: this is a quasi-randomized intervention study with 180 puerperal women equally distributed between experimental and control groups. The intervention was performed at a maternity and consisted of an educational session on breastfeeding technique. A descrip-tive analysis of the groups ’ characteristics was performed, comparing the frequencies of unfa-vorable parameters related to breastfeeding technique between groups. Pearson ’ s ch...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Saude Materno Infantil - October 30, 2020 Category: Midwifery Source Type: research

Vitamin A deficiency in Brazilian Children younger than 5 years old: a systematic review
Conclusion: the results show Vitamin A Deficiency as a public health problem in Brazilian children under 5 years old, especially when related to the development of infectious processes and maternal and child characteristics that show greater susceptibility.Resumo Objetivos: examinar o estado nutricional de vitamina A em crian ças brasileiras menores de 5 anos, delimitando sua deficiência e fatores associados. Métodos: trata-se de uma revisão sistemática de artigos publicados entre 2008 e 2018, a partir das bases eletrônicas SciELO, Biremee PubMed. Os estudos foram avaliados critica-m...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Saude Materno Infantil - October 30, 2020 Category: Midwifery Source Type: research

Women's mental health in times of COVID-19
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Source: Revista Brasileira de Saude Materno Infantil - October 30, 2020 Category: Midwifery Source Type: research

Abortion among women living and not living with HIV \ AIDS, users of the public health services in the city of São Paulo: prevalence, contexts and reasons
Conclusions: this study revealed that all health regions presented a coverage lower than recommended, in some period or in all of them, even with the State growth tendency it demonstrated an unequal and heterogeneous characteristic.Resumo Objetivos: analisar o acesso ao exame preventivo para o c âncer de colo do útero em Pernambuco, entre 2002 e 2015, por meio da cobertura do citopatológico. Métodos: foram utilizados dados de domínio público do Departamento de Informática do SUS, processados no Tabnet e Excel® e calculados os coeficientes de inclinação de te...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Saude Materno Infantil - August 5, 2020 Category: Midwifery Source Type: research

Cervical cancer prevention in Pernambuco: improvements for whom? Inequity scenario in the state of the Northeast Region
Conclusions: this study revealed that all health regions presented a coverage lower than recommended, in some period or in all of them, even with the State growth tendency it demonstrated an unequal and heterogeneous characteristic.Resumo Objetivos: analisar o acesso ao exame preventivo para o c âncer de colo do útero em Pernambuco, entre 2002 e 2015, por meio da cobertura do citopatológico. Métodos: foram utilizados dados de domínio público do Departamento de Informática do SUS, processados no Tabnet e Excel® e calculados os coeficientes de inclinação de te...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Saude Materno Infantil - August 5, 2020 Category: Midwifery Source Type: research

Who is afraid of obstetric violence?
Abstract Despite being a relatively new term, obstetric violence is an old problem. In 2014, the World Health Organization declared: “ Many women experience disrespectful and abusive treatment during childbirth in facilities worldwide. Such treatment not only violates the rights of women to respectful care, but can also threaten their rights to life, health, bodily integrity, and freedom from discrimination ” . This problem, named as “ abuse ” , “ disrespect ” and/or “ mistreatment ” during childbirth, has been addressed in several studies. However, there has been no consensu...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Saude Materno Infantil - August 5, 2020 Category: Midwifery Source Type: research