The microcephaly epidemic in Brazil
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: DE CARIA, Marcela (Conselho Federal de Farmácia, Cebrim/CFF, BRASÍLIA, Brazil)
- Co-author(s): Pamela Alejandra Escalante Saavedra:|Sâmela Cecília Gomes:|Leticia Santana Soares:|Emanuel Marinho:|Rachel Bedatt Silva:
The microcephaly, as the others congenital anomalies is defined by alterations at the structure or body functions at birth and of prenatal origined. The constant increasing of microcephaly cases in Brazil caused an Emergency Situation of Public Health of National Importance (ESPHNI), that was declared in November of 2015. The relation between the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.