Medidas de controle

Measures for control of schistosomiasis adopted by the Fundação Nacional de Saúde

Paulo Hiroshi Kano Sobre o autor

Resumo

The control measures preconized by Ministério da Saúde/Fundaçao Nacional de Saúde for 1990/1991, started to have a new focus when significant advances were evidenced in the two last decades and after internal meetings with participation of the cientific community interested in accompanting the actions directed to the control of schistosomiasis in our country. Since then, the priority started to be the suppressing of the occurence of advanced clinical forms, having as an objective, the detection and treatment of all carrier of Schistosoma mansoni. Beyond the control measures, factors that may interfere in the application of those measures were also boarded, the diverse phasis of field operations, the work methodology and results obtained in the first semester of 1991.

control; schistosomiasis; Fundação Nacional de Saúde


control; schistosomiasis; Fundação Nacional de Saúde

ABSTRACT

Medidas de controle

Paulo Hiroshi Kano1

Brasil. Ministério da Saúde, Fundação Nacional de Saúde, Brasília, Brasil

The control measures preconized by Ministério da Saúde/Fundaçao Nacional de Saúde for 1990/1991, started to have a new focus when significant advances were evidenced in the two last decades and after internal meetings with participation of the cientific community interested in accompanting the actions directed to the control of schistosomiasis in our country. Since then, the priority started to be the suppressing of the occurence of advanced clinical forms, having as an objective, the detection and treatment of all carrier of Schistosoma mansoni. Beyond the control measures, factors that may interfere in the application of those measures were also boarded, the diverse phasis of field operations, the work methodology and results obtained in the first semester of 1991.

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Datas de Publicação

  • Publicação nesta coleção
    04 Jun 2009
  • Data do Fascículo
    1992
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