Carlos Henrique Nery Costa

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi How effective is dog culling in controlling zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis? A critical evaluation of the science, politics and ethics behind this public health policy
    Carlos Henrique Nery Costa
    Departamento de Medicina Comunitaria, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Teresina, PI, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 44:232-42. 2011
  2. ncbi Genes that encodes NAGT, MIF1 and MIF2 are not virulence factors for kala-azar caused by Leishmania infantum
    Bruno Guedes Alcoforado Aguiar
    Laboratório de Leishmanioses, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portella, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Teresina, PI, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 47:593-8. 2014
  3. ncbi Characterization and speculations on the urbanization of visceral leishmaniasis in Brazil
    Carlos Henrique Nery Costa
    Laboratório de Leishmanioses, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portella, Teresina, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:2959-63. 2008
  4. doi Visual evoked potentials show strong positive association with intracranial pressure in patients with cryptococcal meningitis
    Marcelo Adriano da Cunha Silva Vieira
    Departamento de Neurologia, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portella, Teresina, PI, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 73:309-13. 2015
  5. pmc Identification of blood meal sources of Lutzomyia longipalpis using polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of the cytochrome B gene
    Vítor Yamashiro Rocha Soares
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Leishmanioses, Departamento de Medicina Comunitaria, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portela, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Teresina, PI, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 109:379-83. 2014
  6. ncbi Human immunodeficiency virus/Leishmania infantum in the first foci of urban American visceral leishmaniasis: clinical presentation from 1994 to 2010
    Iúri Paz Lima
    Departamento de Medicina Comunitaria, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Teresina, PI, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 46:156-60. 2013
  7. ncbi [Control of visceral leishmaniasis in urban areas: randomized factorial intervention trial]
    Carlos Henrique Nery Costa
    Laboratório de Leishmanioses, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portella, Teresina, PI
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 40:415-9. 2007

Collaborators

  • Guilherme L Werneck
  • Dorcas Lamounier Costa
  • Marcelo Adriano da Cunha Silva Vieira
  • Vítor Yamashiro Rocha Soares
  • Luiz Felipe Leomil Coelho
  • Diego Peres Alonso
  • Jailthon Carlos da Silva
  • Paulo Eduardo Martins Ribolla
  • Bruno Guedes Alcoforado Aguiar
  • Iúri Paz Lima
  • Chrystiany Placido de Brito Vieira
  • Kelsen Dantas Eulálio
  • Maria do Amparo Salmito Cavalcanti
  • Otoni Cardoso do Vale
  • Daniela Lemos Coelho
  • Betania Paiva Drumond
  • Edna Aoba Yassui Ishikawa
  • Lívio Carvalho Figueiredo
  • Maria do Socorro Pires e Cruz
  • Samara Belchior Gaído
  • Marcos Pérsio Dantas Santos
  • Danielle Alves Zacarias
  • Kleverton Ribeiro da Silva
  • Marina Costa Müller
  • Thiago Ayres Holanda
  • Michael Harhay

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi How effective is dog culling in controlling zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis? A critical evaluation of the science, politics and ethics behind this public health policy
    Carlos Henrique Nery Costa
    Departamento de Medicina Comunitaria, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Teresina, PI, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 44:232-42. 2011
    ..Although a highly debatable measure, the Brazilian government regularly culls seropositive dogs to control the disease. Since control is failing, critical analysis concerning the actions focused on the canine reservoir was conducted...
  2. ncbi Genes that encodes NAGT, MIF1 and MIF2 are not virulence factors for kala-azar caused by Leishmania infantum
    Bruno Guedes Alcoforado Aguiar
    Laboratório de Leishmanioses, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portella, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Teresina, PI, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 47:593-8. 2014
    ..This study aimed to determine whether MIF1, MIF2 and NAGT are virulence factors for severe kala-azar...
  3. ncbi Characterization and speculations on the urbanization of visceral leishmaniasis in Brazil
    Carlos Henrique Nery Costa
    Laboratório de Leishmanioses, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portella, Teresina, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:2959-63. 2008
    ..Even small effects from a vaccine could substantially reduce the impact of the disease, which in the last quarter century has challenged and defeated both the scientific community and the public health field around the world...
  4. doi Visual evoked potentials show strong positive association with intracranial pressure in patients with cryptococcal meningitis
    Marcelo Adriano da Cunha Silva Vieira
    Departamento de Neurologia, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portella, Teresina, PI, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 73:309-13. 2015
    ..The patients were subjected to F-VEP tests shortly before lumbar puncture. The Pearson’s linear correlation coefficient was calculated and the linear regression analysis was performed...
  5. pmc Identification of blood meal sources of Lutzomyia longipalpis using polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of the cytochrome B gene
    Vítor Yamashiro Rocha Soares
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Leishmanioses, Departamento de Medicina Comunitaria, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portela, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Teresina, PI, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 109:379-83. 2014
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  6. ncbi Human immunodeficiency virus/Leishmania infantum in the first foci of urban American visceral leishmaniasis: clinical presentation from 1994 to 2010
    Iúri Paz Lima
    Departamento de Medicina Comunitaria, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Teresina, PI, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 46:156-60. 2013
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) coinfection with Leishmania infantum or Leishmania donovani, the agents of visceral leishmaniasis (or kala-azar), has become a fatal public health problem in the tropics where kala-azar is endemic...
  7. ncbi [Control of visceral leishmaniasis in urban areas: randomized factorial intervention trial]
    Carlos Henrique Nery Costa
    Laboratório de Leishmanioses, Instituto de Doenças Tropicais Natan Portella, Teresina, PI
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 40:415-9. 2007
    ..Spraying animal pens, associated or not with culling dogs, showed no significant effect. The protection offered by culling dogs suggests that this strategy might reduce the source of infection for the vector...