José Borges-Pereira

Summary

Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Study of the infection and morbidity of Chagas' disease in municipality of João Costa: National Park Serra da Capivara, Piauí, Brazil]
    José Borges-Pereira
    Departamento de Medicina Tropical do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz da Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 35:315-22. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of Chagas disease in four rural localities in Jaguaruana, State of Ceará: seroprevalence of infection, parasitemia and clinical characteristics]
    José Borges-Pereira
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 41:345-51. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint [Seroprevalence of Chagas disease infection in the State of Piauí, 2002]
    José Borges-Pereira
    Departamento de Medicina Tropical, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 39:530-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Morbidity of Chagas disease among autochthonous patients from the Rio Negro microregion, State of Amazonas]
    Lucia Maria Brum-Soares
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 43:170-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of Chagas disease in Jaguaruana, Ceará, Brazil. I. Presence of triatomines and index of Trypanosoma cruzi infection in four localities of a rural area
    Otilia Sarquis
    Departamento de Biologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045 900, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 99:263-70. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic heterogeneity in Trypanosoma cruzi strains from naturally infected triatomine vectors in northeastern Brazil: epidemiological implications
    Raquel S Pacheco
    Departamento de Bioquimica e Biologia Molecular, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz IOC, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Av Brasil, 4365, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Biochem Genet 43:519-30. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of left ventricular aneurysms among chronic Chagas disease patients from two areas in the State of Piauí, Brazil]
    José Borges-Pereira
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Avenida Brasil 4365, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 40:521-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Chagas disease. What is known and what should be improved: a systemic review
    José Rodrigues Coura
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:286-96. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Chagas disease: 100 years after its discovery. A systemic review
    José Rodrigues Coura
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Acta Trop 115:5-13. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint A thirty years follow-up study on Schistosomiasis mansoni in a community of Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Maria José Conceição
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Doenças Infecciosas e Parasitárias, Departamento de Medicina Preventiva, Hospital Universitario Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21941 590 Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 102:1007-9. 2007

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint [Study of the infection and morbidity of Chagas' disease in municipality of João Costa: National Park Serra da Capivara, Piauí, Brazil]
    José Borges-Pereira
    Departamento de Medicina Tropical do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz da Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 35:315-22. 2002
    ..The high proportion of the chagasic component on the cardiopathy prevalence is indicative of the high morbidity of Chagas' disease in the studied region...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of Chagas disease in four rural localities in Jaguaruana, State of Ceará: seroprevalence of infection, parasitemia and clinical characteristics]
    José Borges-Pereira
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 41:345-51. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint [Seroprevalence of Chagas disease infection in the State of Piauí, 2002]
    José Borges-Pereira
    Departamento de Medicina Tropical, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 39:530-9. 2006
    ..0% to 1.9%), which was indicative of the efficacy of the vector control measures implemented between 1975 and 2002...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Morbidity of Chagas disease among autochthonous patients from the Rio Negro microregion, State of Amazonas]
    Lucia Maria Brum-Soares
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 43:170-7. 2010
    ..A seroepidemiological and clinical study was conducted on 152 autochthonous individuals living in the district of Barcelos, State of Amazonas, to evaluate the seroprevalence of Chagas infection and morbidity of Chagas disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of Chagas disease in Jaguaruana, Ceará, Brazil. I. Presence of triatomines and index of Trypanosoma cruzi infection in four localities of a rural area
    Otilia Sarquis
    Departamento de Biologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045 900, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 99:263-70. 2004
    ..From the captured triatomines, 1773 (57.5%) were examined. The natural index of Trypanosoma cruzi infection ranged from 10.8% to 30.2% (average of 17%), depending on the species and the location from where the triatomines were captured...
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic heterogeneity in Trypanosoma cruzi strains from naturally infected triatomine vectors in northeastern Brazil: epidemiological implications
    Raquel S Pacheco
    Departamento de Bioquimica e Biologia Molecular, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz IOC, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Av Brasil, 4365, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Biochem Genet 43:519-30. 2005
    ..The strains could be typed as isoenzyme variants of the T. cruzi principal zymodeme Z1 (T. cruzi I). An effective program of epidemiological vigilance is required to prevent the spread of T. cruzi I strains into human dwellings...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of left ventricular aneurysms among chronic Chagas disease patients from two areas in the State of Piauí, Brazil]
    José Borges-Pereira
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Avenida Brasil 4365, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 40:521-6. 2007
    ..These results show that there was low prevalence of left ventricle aneurysms among patients from João Costa and high concentration of thrombi among patients from São João do Piauí...
  8. ncbi request reprint Chagas disease. What is known and what should be improved: a systemic review
    José Rodrigues Coura
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:286-96. 2012
    ..Finally, we raise the need for to create a new initiative for controlling Chagas disease in the Gran Chaco, which involves parts of Argentina, Bolivia and Paraguay...
  9. doi request reprint Chagas disease: 100 years after its discovery. A systemic review
    José Rodrigues Coura
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Acta Trop 115:5-13. 2010
    ..The epidemiological and control characteristics of Chagas disease vary according to each country's ecological conditions and health policies...
  10. ncbi request reprint A thirty years follow-up study on Schistosomiasis mansoni in a community of Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Maria José Conceição
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Doenças Infecciosas e Parasitárias, Departamento de Medicina Preventiva, Hospital Universitario Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21941 590 Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 102:1007-9. 2007
    ..2% in 1984, 27.3% in 1994, and 19.4% in 2003, while the index of hepatosplenomegaly were respectively 5.8%, 2.8%, 2.3% and 1.3%. The maintenance of high prevalence and severity of clinical forms are probably related to reinfection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chronic phase of Chagas disease: why should it be treated? A comprehensive review
    José Rodrigues Coura
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 106:641-5. 2011
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk presented by Copernicia prunifera palm trees in the Rhodnius nasutus distribution in a Chagas disease-endemic area of the Brazilian northeast
    Marli M Lima
    Laboratório de Eco Epidemiologia da Doença de Chagas, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:750-4. 2008
    ....