Hospital morbidity for accidental poisoning for exposure to pesticides in Brazil (2010 - 2014)
AbstractObjective: To describe the hospital morbimortality profile due to accidental pesticide poisoning in the Brazilian macro regions between 2010 and 2014. Method: This is a descriptive, retrospective, epidemiological study of the time series. As data source, the Hospital Information System of the Unified Health System (SUS) was adopted. Results: The number of cases was higher in the Southeast region. In the national scenario, the annual average number of hospitalizations per region decreased. In the Midwest there was the highest hospitalization rate. White patients, aged 20 to 29 years, were the most hospitalized. The Southeast presented the highest hospital mortality rate.
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Dantas, J. C. J., Lima, L. J. de, Farias, M. do C. A. D. de, & Pinto, N. B. (2020). Hospital morbidity for accidental poisoning for exposure to pesticides in Brazil (2010 - 2014), 13(1), 27-35. https://doi.org/10.22280/revintervol13ed1.448
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