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Zika epidemic and microcephaly in Brazil: Challenges for access to health care and promotion in three epidemic areas

by Paulo Cesar Peiter, Rafael dos Santos Pereira, Martha Cristina Nunes Moreira, Marcos Nascimento, Maria de Fatima Lobato Tavares, Vivian da Cruz Franco, José Joaquin Carvajal Cortês, Daniel de Souza Campos, Christovam Barcellos

Since 2015 Brazil has experienced the social repercussions of the Zika virus epidemic, thus raising a debate about: difficulties of diagnosis; healthcare access for children with Zika Congenital Syndrome (ZCS); ...

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Project kick-off meeting

30 March 2020 - 3 April 2020

The PREFIT kick-off meeting took place from March 30th to April 3rd. Due to the current situation of the Corona Virus pandemic, the meeting was done via teleconferencing with the participation of project partners namely: Netherlands, Switzerland, Uganda, South Africa, ... Read more