To describe the clinical and epidemiological proﬁle of patients under renal replacement therapies, identifying risk factors for death.
Injecting drug users and the Human Immunodeficiency Virus infection: epidemiology and perspectives of intervention
As of February, 1998 about 130 thousand AIDS cases were reported in Brazil; 21% of them among injecting drug users (IDUs). The present paper reviews […]
The discovery of the first human retrovirus proceeded rather independently in Japan and the United States. In 1980, Poiesz et al. (83) identified human T-cell […]
Objective Inflammatory rheumatic conditions including rheumatoid arthritis and Sjögren’s syndrome have been reported in individuals infected with human T cell lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-I). […]
Epidemiologic aspects of human T-lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-I) infection have been thoroughly studied over the course of approximately 25 years since its first description. […]
Twenty years after the discovery of the human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I, quite great progress has been achieved and many epidemiological, clinical and phylogenetic […]