Older women in minas

Duration: 12min 21sec Views: 1392 Submitted: 10.04.2020
Category: School
The Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology publishes original contributions in otolaryngology and the associated areas cranio-maxillo-facial surgery, head and neck surgery, and phoniatrics. The aim of this journal is the national and international divulgation of the scientific production interesting to the otolaryngology, as well as the discussion, in editorials, of subjects of scientific, academic and professional relevance. It is the official scientific publication of the Brazilian Association of Otolaryngology and Cervicofacial Surgery. Its abbreviated title is Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years.

Adherence of older women with strength training and aerobic exercise

Adherence of older women with strength training and aerobic exercise

Metrics details. American tegumentary leishmaniasis ATL is a widespread anthropozoonosis caused by protozoa of the genus Leishmania and is considered a serious public health problem. The aim of this study was to provide a descriptive analysis of confirmed ATL cases and evaluate the spatial distribution of ATL in high-risk transmission areas from the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. An ecological, analytical, and retrospective study of the confirmed cases of ATL in Minas Gerais from to was conducted. There were 13, confirmed cases of ATL from Multiple correspondence analysis presented an accumulated qui-squared value of We confirmed that ATL is endemic to Minas Gerais, and there is high risk of infection within the municipalities due to a high rate of parasite transmission.

Reports of violence against adult women in Minas Gerais, Brazil were analyzed by consulting the Notifiable Diseases Information System in order to characterize the victims and cases of abuse, calculate morbidity and mortality, and assess the quality of the information. This descriptive retrospective study realized between from Most women were 20 to 29 years old, Caucasian, married, and were physically abused at home, in which physical strength was used on the head. Mortality stood out among women aged between 30 and 39 years old, lethality was more frequent among 80 year-old or older women, and a greater incidence of physical violence was observed among women between 20 and 29 years old. Reporting forms were incomplete.
Background: Participation of older people in a program of regular exercise is an effective strategy to minimize the physical decline associated with age. The purpose of this study was to assess adherence rates in older women enrolled in two different exercise programs one aerobic exercise and one strength training and identify any associated clinical or functional factors. Methods: This was an exploratory observational study in a sample of elderly women of mean age We used a structured questionnaire with standardized tests to evaluate the relevant clinical and functional measures.