Lia Giraldo da Silva Augusto

Lia Giraldo da Silva Augusto
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz | FIOCRUZ · Instituto Aggeu Magalhães

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RESUMO A toxicologia é aplicada aos processos regulatórios tendo como base central a linearidade das relações entre a dose e o efeito e a possibilidade de estabelecer condições de exposição seguras. Isso ocorre apesar das limitações apontadas pela literatura cientifica. A concepção, a definição das metodologias e a condução da avaliação de risco do...
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There are social inequalities in the occurrence of Zika virus (ZIKV) infection and congenital Zika syndrome (CZS). The chapter describes five processes linking socioeconomic position with the consequences of ZIKV infection. For each causal step differential exposure and differential vulnerability are described. The association between low income an...
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This article analyzes the discursive representations in the collective thinking of socio-environmentalists about the competencies and responsibilities of the policy of protected areas with the attention to the health of the riverside populations.The method is an exploratory descriptive of qualitative approach based on the collective thinking of soc...
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The Journal Ciência & Saúde Coletiva appeared in the 1990s simultaneously to essential events that addressed the relationships between production, environment, health, and development, which generated an essential set of initiatives and scientific production and contributed to the development of Health and Environment in Brazil. We analyzed the pap...
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The health consequences of arbovirus infections such as dengue fever (DENV), Chikungunya (CHIKV) and Zika (ZIKV) has in recent years become a public health challenge, due to failure of prevention followed by increased incidence and pronounced social inequality in occurrence and consequences. This motivates a more systematic analysis of the potentia...
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Documentary and cinemadebate as strategy of action research in health: communicating dangers, building knowledge, promoting health
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O Brasil é um dos maiores consumidores mundiais de agrotóxicos. Tal fato tem contribuído no cenário de intensificação da exposição da população e do meio ambiente a essas perigosas substâncias, especialmente após a implantação do golpe jurídico/midiático/parlamentar no Brasil, em 2016. Assim, como tem ocorrido em diversas áreas da saúde, educação e...
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As abordagens ecossistêmicas em saúde, ou Ecosaúde, buscam compreender a saúde humana a partir do estudo das interações entre os diversos componentes dos sistemas socioecológicos. Estas abordagens vinculam pesquisas científicas, experiências participativas e ação coletiva em múltiplos níveis, de modo a promover a saúde humana e a sustentabilidade d...
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Cubatão é marcada pela instalação de empresas de transformação com grande potencial poluidor e de impacto negativo na saúde dos trabalhadores e da população nas décadas de 1950, 1960 e 1970. Objetivou-se apresentar uma análise das intervenções e estudos realizados nas décadas de 1980 e 1990 mediante participação dos trabalhadores afetados e do Sind...
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Resumo O objetivo deste artigo é analisar as condições de vida e saúde de ribeirinhos de oito comunidades da Reserva Mamirauá, a partir da categoria de análise da Reprodução Social de Juan Samaja. Seu método é descritivo, e foram utilizados questionário estruturado, observação direta e análise documental. A pesquisa identificou baixo envolvimento d...
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Nos últimos anos, mudanças profundas no modo de construção e reconstrução das relações sociais e políticas vêm acontecendo com o advento da internet. As Tecnologias de Informação e Comunicação configuram novas sociabilidades, relacionamentos e valores culturais, exercendo influência direta nos sistemas políticos, ao possibilitar novas formas de atu...
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Nos últimos anos, o Brasil tem se revelado um dos maiores produtores de commodities agrícolas como soja, milho e açúcar. Este modelo depende do uso de insumos químicos, tornando o país um dos maiores consumidores de agrotóxicos do mundo. A expansão das commodities agrícolas e, consequentemente, do uso de agrotóxicos, se dá em função do neodesenvolv...
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Resumo O processo de licenciamento ambiental de refinarias de petróleo no Brasil tem sido criticado pela ausência do cuidado com relação aos efeitos decorrentes do empreendimento sobre a saúde. Por isso, este trabalho busca identificar ferramentas da bioética que contribuam para a proteção da saúde nesse processo. Amparado numa revisão integrativa...
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Este livro é uma reunião de processos territoriais distintos, inovadores, abertos, que se expõem à crítica, ao conhecimento de leitores, de estudiosos, de pesquisadores, de profissionais de saúde, demarcando que há um Brasil, dito remoto para muitos, o qual ainda não tem suas necessidades de saúde atendidas pelas políticas públicas. Mas são populaç...
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Pernambuco has expanded the Port Industrial Complex of Suape (PICS) with the installation of a petrochemical pole financed by the Growth Acceleration Program. This model of economic development is causing profound political, socioeconomic and cultural transformations, generating injustice and conflict reflected on the health and the environment of...
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Este artigo apresenta uma análise de estudos de impactos ambientais de refinarias de petróleo. Realizou-se uma análise crítica sobre a saúde coletiva com vistas a propor uma ecologia de saberes alternativa ao modelo tradicional de construção de conhecimento no processo de licenciamento ambiental. Pesquisa qualitativa que utilizou a análise document...
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This article presents a study on the environmental conflicts over water in states directly involved in the context of the Integration Project of the San Francisco River in Northeastern Brazil. It is based on an approach guided by the social determination of health involving the relationships between the use of natural resources, political dominatio...
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Understanding the epidemiologic profile of a particular disease is key to undertake health actions. To that end, information systems that present quality data help in the decision-making process and demonstrate the impact of the problems. To analyze the contribution of health information systems for the characterization of pesticide poisoning throu...
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Introduction This study was conducted in Brazil and Colombia,where dengue is endemic and vector control programs use chemical insecticides. Methods We identified knowledge, attitudes, and practices about dengue and determined the infestation levels of Aedes aegypti in one Brazilian and four Colombian communities. Results The surveys show knowledg...
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'Saúde e Ambiente' é o núcleo de saberes e práticas em torno das relações entre a sociedade e a natureza, mediadas pelo modo de produção e o trabalho humano, que ajudam a compreender a determinação do processo saúde-doença das diferentes classes e grupos sociais. Este artigo discute os desafios para a construção desse campo na perspectiva do seu Gr...
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This study performed a convergence analysis of the contents of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) on oil refineries in Brazil with using the concept of sustainable development and workers' health. We first developed an indicator called degree of convergence, according to the categories: equity, intersectoriality, differentiated actions, particip...
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This article presents the analysis of occupational health in the licensing of oil refineries in Brazil. The documentary analysis was applied starting from a reference point that interrelates worker health and oil refining, rising 30 contents employee health to be checked in EIA. An indicator of the degree of integration (DI) was developed, accordin...
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All the official records of aircraft accidents investigated by official preventing and detecting agencies always has concluded that the human as guilty or as a major component in accidents, a rate close to eighty percent. One must consider that the pilot receives an artifact that started its manufacturing project a few years before being delivered...
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The aim was to analyse the working conditions and referred morbidity of military police officers in the city of Recife (Northeastern Brazil). This was a cross-sectional epidemiological study in which 288 officers in the Policing Command of the state capital (Recife) participated. Sociodemographic, working conditions and referred morbidity data were...
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The scope of this article is to analyze the challenges involved in ensuring access to water for human consumption taking the international and national context into consideration. Based on the UN declaration that access to safe and clean drinking water is a fundamental human right, vulnerabilities are identified that can consist in restrictions to...
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Currently Brazil is the largest consumer market for pesticides in the world. However, there are still few studies on the risk factors associated to pesticide use in the Northeast of Brazil. The municipality of Conceição do Jacuípe, located in the State of Bahia, Brazil, features a large production of vegetables, which uses pesticides on a large-sca...
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The scope of this article is to analyze the challenges involved in ensuring access to water for human consumption taking the international and national context into consideration. Based on the UN declaration that access to safe and clean drinking water is a fundamental human right, vulnerabilities are identified that can consist in restrictions to...
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The creation of meaning in communication is a trading activity, resulting from the construction that is born of the interaction between subjects. That is, the meaning is not inherent to the relationship between words, signs and symbols that arise from negotiating a necessary and unavoidable. As the concepts of sense as discrete and static represent...
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In the current outlook for economic growth, they are designed an oil refinery and various petrochemical industries to be installed in the Industrial Port Complex of Suape, south coast of Pernambuco. This exploratory study analyzed the discourse of print media on the implementation of the refinery leaning over journalistic texts selected from the el...
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From the expansion of his practice, including, in addition to teaching, activities of student care and the mission to ensure the link between the school and community, the teacher became more susceptible to developing the Syndrome of Burnout, occupational disease covered by the Ministry of Health since 1999. One of the institutional responsibility...
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The scope of this investigation was to analyze the association between lifestyle and socio-demographic and occupational characteristics among military police officers (MPs). This involved a cross-sectional epidemiological study. The sample consisted of 288 MPs within the Police Force of Recife, Pernambuco. The data were collected by means of a semi...
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This article presents the results of the study on knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) on dengue in an urban community in Northeast of Brazil, and the risk situations involved in its transmission. The study was observational and used a semi-structured survey composed of questions about the disease and vector control measures, which was answered b...
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This paper aims to present and discuss a comprehensive / explanatory model, of ecosystem approach, on the process of transmission of dengue in the levels of micro and macro context, from the identification of the risks involved. Dengue was considered a viral infectious disease of vectorial transmission that carries on its transmission dynamics, ele...
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Para a licença de implantação de um empreendimento, exige-se o Estudo e Relatório de Impacto ambiental (EIA/RIMA). O Nordeste será sede da mais nova refinaria do Brasil. As refinarias são grandes promotoras de impactos ambientais negativos. Por isso, este artigo analisa a inserção da interrelação saúde, trabalho e ambiente no Estudo e Relatório de...
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The Burnout Syndrome has been considered a public health issue because of the physical and mental health implications on workers, with clear effect on the quality of life at work. Thus, this study aimed to evaluate the prevalence of the Burnout syndrome in elementary school teachers in the city of João Pessoa, PB, and its relationship with sociodem...
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The socio-environmental deterioration process of the gypsum production area of the State of Pernambuco, Northeastern Brazil, must be better known. We aimed at investigating the epidemiological factors that coexist with people's health. A cross-sectional epidemiological study was carried out between 2001 and 2003 by means of the administration of a...
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This ecological study analyzed the association between pesticide use and prematurity, low weight and congenital abnormality at birth, infant death by congenital abnormality, and fetal death in Brazil in 2001. Simple linear regression analysis has determined a positive association between pesticide use and prematurity, low birth weight, and congenit...
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O texto busca contribuir para a discussão dos entrecruzamentos entre os campos da saúde ambiental e da saúde do trabalhador, referenciada no cenário brasileiro das relações produção/trabalho, ambiente e saúde e nas mudanças na organização do SUS, com destaque para o papel da atenção primária à saúde (APS), e se destina a contribuir para as discussõ...
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A magnitude dos problemas socioambientais relacionados à urbanização, industrialização e esgotamento de recursos naturais tem impacto crescente sobre a saúde e o ambiente. Paradoxalmente, os padrões de consumo demandam a ampliação da produção industrial, baseada na exploração de recursos não renováveis, cujos riscos tecnológicos, particularmente os...
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This paper has the purpose of contributing to the discussion of the crossing areas between Environmental Health and Workers Health, in the Brazilian context of Labor, Production, Environment and Health. This paper emerges in the context of the current organizational changes of the Brazilian National Health System (SUS), with a major focus on Primar...
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The magnitude of the environmental and social problems due to urbanization, industrialization and exhaustion of natural resources has shown an increase in the impact on health and environment. Paradoxically, the consumption patterns demand for the expansion in the industrial production based on the exploitation of the non-renewable resources, which...
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58 Simposio Simposio 4 ASPECTOS SOCIALES Y ANTROPOLÓGICOS, EDUCACIÓN PRIMARIA EN SALUD Impactos da nocividade ambiental para a saúde – a necessidade da abordagem ecossistêmica em saúde A vida, em todas as suas expressões, se perpetua através dos séculos graças ao equilíbrio instável e sempre restabelecido (adaptações) mediante fenômenos de desorgan...
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Determining the risks in a population that uses pesticides is a complex task. The purpose of this study was to outline the socio-economic and cultural context and some of the health vulnerabilities related to fruit production in the São Francisco River valley in Brazil. Semi-structured questionnaires were applied to random samples of farm workers t...
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Determining the risks in a population that uses pesticides is a complex task. The purpose of this study was to outline the socio-economic and cultural context and some of the health vulnerabilities related to fruit production in the São Francisco River valley in Brazil. Semi-structured questionnaires were applied to random samples of farm workers t...
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A demanda por informações dos setores de ambiente e saúde para fins de ações integradas é crescente. Este estudo objetivou analisar a qualidade dos dados do Sistema de Informação da Atenção Básica - SIAB relativos às variáveis e indicadores de risco ambiental e sua aplicabilidade para ações de promoção e prevenção em saúde. Trata-se de um estudo de...
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OBJETIVO: avaliar o nível de satisfação dos usuários com sua prótese auditiva e com seu meio ambiente. MÉTODOS: estudo descritivo de corte transversal, com 256 indivíduos (m= 48,33%; f= 51,67%), com idade média de 50 anos, recém protetizados, com perda auditiva do tipo sensorioneural (n= 268) e mista (n=32), através do questionário de auto-avaliaçã...
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PURPOSE: to evaluate the level of user satisfaction with the hearing aids and with their environment. METHODS: cross study of a group, with 256 subjects (m= 48.33%; f= 51.67%), average age of 50 years, just fitted with their hearing aid, with sensorioneural (n=268) and mixed (n=32) hearing impairment, through the Questionnaire International Outcome...
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The problems of population groups exposed to risk situations that affect the blood system and the seriousness of the damages caused to health make this theme highly relevant in public health. The understanding of the epidemiological behavior of hematological diseases related to the environment/occupation is a priority for the implementation of heal...
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The problems of population groups exposed to risk situations that affect the blood system and the seriousness of the damages caused to health make this theme highly relevant in public health. The understanding of the epidemiological behavior of hematological diseases related to the environment/occupation is a priority for the implementation of heal...
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The present paper deals with the subject of socio-environmental injustice in Brazil as a consequence of the country's current development model in the context of globalization and from the perspective of social struggle. Over time the realization of the development ideology has introduced profound changes in the country's territory, with severe rep...
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Partial results from this study are presented with the objective of developing a health surveillance model for communities living on natural resources in the Araripe National Forest in Ceará State, Brazil. The research is justified primarily on the basis of this forest's importance for quality of life in Northeast Brazil and preservation of the cou...
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São apresentados resultados parciais de estudo para elaboração de modelagem de vigilância da saúde de grupos humanos que vivem do extrativismo vegetal na Floresta Nacional da Chapada do Araripe, Ceará, Brasil. Como principais justificativas do estudo tem-se a importância desta Floresta Nacional para a preservação da qualidade da vida na região do s...
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As autoras apresentam uma abordagem das iniqüidades sócio-ambientais no Brasil, decorrentes do modelo de desenvolvimento, no contexto atual da globalização, e as perspectivas da luta social. A realização histórica da ideologia do desenvolvimento tem implicado em profundas transformações do território, com sérias repercussões sobre a saúde das popul...
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The repetitive strain injury syndrome (RSI) is a worldwide occupational health problem affecting all types of economic activities. We investigated the prevalence and some risk factors for RSI and related conditions, namely 'symptoms of upper limbs' and 'RSI-like condition'. We conducted a cross-sectional study with 395 bank workers in Recife, North...
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The evolution of the epidemiological patterns in Brazil, with increasing incorporation of new diseases resulting from industrialization and urbanization, demands a new model of monitoring with emphasis on health promotion and prevention. This article discusses some basic concepts related to Environmental Health Surveillance in the field of Collecti...
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To examine the peripheral auditory disorders in a group of workers exposed to organophosphate and pyrethroid insecticides, used in vector control campaigns. The prevalence study examined a population of 98 individuals who sprayed insecticides in campaigns for the prevention of Dengue, Chagas disease and Yellow fever. The sampling approach was final...
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OBJETIVO: Avaliar as alterações auditivas periféricas em um grupo de trabalhadores exposto a inseticidas, organofosforados e piretróides, utilizados em campanhas de controle de vetores. MÉTODOS: Estudo de prevalência de uma população de 98 indivíduos que pulverizavam venenos nas campanhas de prevenção do dengue, da febre amarela e da doença de Chag...
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INTRODUÇÃO: O Brasil, apesar de sua extraordinária biodiversidade e do enorme potencial instalado para desenvolver ações integradas na temática do ambiente, não tem dado, do ponto de vista programático, a prioridade que o tema ambiente merece. A Associação Brasileira de Pós-Graduação em Saúde Coletiva-ABRASCO reconheceu a importância de organizar u...
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It is essential to have an information policy in environmental health capable of monitoring public policies, the productive processes and all the economic activities, as well as intervention actions that aim to improve environmental conditions and the health of populations. This article seeks to discuss the key principles of an information policy f...
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Introduction: Not with standing its extraordinary biodiversity and enormous installed potential to develop actions integrated in to the topic of environmental health, Brazil has not given the environmental the priority the subject deserves from the programmatic, point of view. The Brazilian Association of Post-Graduation in Collective Health-ABRASC...
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It is essential to have an information policy in environmental health capable of monitoring public policies, the productive processes and all the economic activities, as well as intervention actions that aim to improve environmental conditions and the health of populations. This article seeks to discuss the key principles of an information policy f...
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This article summarizes the results of a seminar held at Recife in 1999 during the preparatory activities conducted by the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz) for the “1st National Seminar on Environment and Health in the Process of Development” which was held in Rio de Janeiro in 2000. Three renowned experts in the fields of Geography, Health and Ph...
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The objective of this investigation was to study the effects of occupational exposure to organophosphates and pyrethroid insecticides on the central auditory system. The study group consisted of 98 workers exposed to insecticides and 54 non-exposed workers. Data on work history, medical history, present diseases, occupational and non-occupational e...