Assessment of schistosomiasis in the semi-arid Northeast region of Brazil : the São Francisco River large-scale water transposition project
(Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2016)
Introduction: Risk of schistosomiasis expansion to semi-arid northeastern Brazil under the influence of the Integration Project of the São Francisco River (IPSFR) was assessed. Methods: Stool examinations of schoolchildren, ...
Schistosoma Mansoni infection and related knowledge among schoolchildren in an endemic area of Minas Gerais, Brazil, prior to educational actions
As a signatory to World Health Assembly Resolution WHA65.21 on eliminating schistosomiasis, the Brazilian Ministry of Health (MoH) recommends early identification and timely treatment of the infection carriers for morbidity ...