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dc.contributor.authorBarata, Rita Barradases_ES
dc.date.accessioned2015-08-25T14:54:37Z
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dc.date.issued1998es_ES
dc.identifier.citationBarata, Rita Barradas (1998) Technologic organization of malaria control in Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1930-1990. Rev Panam Salud Publica;3(2) -,feb. 1998. Retrieved from http://www.scielosp.org/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1020-49891998000200006&lng=pt&nrm=isoes_ES
dc.identifier.urihttp://www.scielosp.org/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1020-49891998000200006&lng=pt&nrm=isoes_ES
dc.identifier.urihttps://iris.paho.org/handle/10665.2/9000
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dc.relation.ispartofseriesRev Panam Salud Publica;3(2),feb. 1998es_ES
dc.subjectPlasmodium Malariaees_ES
dc.subjectControle Biológico de Vetoreses_ES
dc.subjectAdministração Sistêmicapt_BR
dc.subjectBrasilpt_BR
dc.titleTechnologic organization of malaria control in Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1930-1990es_ES
dc.typeJournal articlesen_US
dc.rights.holderPan American Health Organizationen_US
dc.description.notesSince the 1970s, when the world seemed on the threshold of malaria eradication, the incidence of the disease has increased in several countries. The upturn in cases raised a series of questions, and for some time malariologists and public health authorities scarcely understood what was happening. In an attempt to better comprehend the process, this article reviews the frequency of malaria cases in Sao Paulo, Brazil, between 1930 and 1990, examining the following factors in each of three 20-year time periods: the importance of malaria in the society, the conditions under which teh disease occurred, the epidemiologic knowledge of the time, the technical instruments available to fight it, and the control strategies that were used. Through the construction of technological models based on these factors, it became clear that the occurrence of the disease, knowledge about it, and, consequently, the ways it was dealt with changed over time. In light of this research, the article discusses current options for the control of malariaen_US


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