[Standardization of procedures of instrumentalization of the data in the prevention and treatment of physical disabilities in leprosy].

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Title[Standardization of procedures of instrumentalization of the data in the prevention and treatment of physical disabilities in leprosy].
Publication TypeJournal Article
AuthorsDe Oliveira S, Pedroso M, Baccarelli R, Gonçalves A
Abbrev. JournalRev Hosp Clin Fac Med Sao Paulo
JournalRevista do Hospital das Clinicas
Year of Publication1990
Volume45
Issue2
Pagination75-9
Publication Languagepor
KeywordsDisability Evaluation, Humans, Leprosy, Medical Records, Multicenter Studies as Topic
Abstract

On the basis of the lesions detected in a recent multicentric survey conducted in Brazil, the instruments available for recording data on the prevention and treatment of physical disabilities in leprosy are presented and discussed. The classification card recommended by the World Health Organization is compared with the instrument used in Brazil.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2135364?dopt=Abstract

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