• Neonatal rotavirus infection in Belém, Northern Brazil: nosocomial transmission of a P[6] G2 strain 

      Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gusmão, Rosa Helena Porto; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Fialho, Alexandre M; Leite, José Paulo G (Wiley, 2002)
      A total of 614 fecal specimens were obtained during a survey for rotavirus infection conducted between May 1996 and May 1998 among 437 newborns admitted to special care nurseries at a public hospital in the urban area of ...
    • Rotaviruses as a cause of nosocomial, infantile diarrhoea in Northern Brazil: pilot study 

      Gusmão, Rosa Helena P; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Lins-Lainson, Zéa Constante; Ramos, Francisco Lúzio de Paula; Monteiro, Talita Antônia Furtado; Valente, Sebastião Aldo da Silva; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa (Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 1995)
      Faecal samples were obtained from 190 children. aged 0 to 5 years, admitted to a public hospital in Belém. Pará, Brazil. These patients were placed in a pediatric ward with 40 beds distributed in six rooms. Cases were ...