Risk factors for physical disability at diagnosis of 19,283 new cases of leprosy Fatores de risco para incapacidade física no momento do diagnóstico de 19.283 casos novos de hanseníase
作者: Cristiane MoschioniCarlos Maurício de Figueiredo AntunesMaria Aparecida Faria GrossiJosé Roberto Lambertucci
刊名: Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2010, Vol.43 (1), pp.19-22
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DOI: 10.1590/S0037-86822010000100005
关键词: HanseníaseIncapacidade físicaFatores de risco para deformidadeHanseníase virchowianaPrognóstico para incapacidade físicaLeprosyPhysical disabilityRisk factors for disabilityLepromatous leprosyPhysical disability prognosis
原始语种摘要: INTRODUCTION: The purpose of this study was to evaluate risk factors for physical disability at the moment of leprosy diagnosis. METHODS: This is a retrospective, descriptive and exploratory investigation of 19,283 patients with leprosy, registered in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, between 2000 and 2005. RESULTS: The risk of Grade 2 disability was 16.5-fold higher in patients with lepromatous leprosy, and 12.8-fold higher in patients presenting the borderline form, compared to patients presenting indeterminate leprosy. The occurrence of more than one thickened nerve increased the odds of a patient developing Grade 2 disability, 8.4-fold. Age <15 years, multibacillary leprosy and no formal education presented 7.0, 5.7 and 5.6 odds of developing physical disability, respectively....
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  • 边线 预测的
  • leprosy 麻风
  • ase 放大式自发射
  • disability 回弹率
  • physical 物理的
  • lepromatous 麻风结节的
  • developing 显影
  • prognosis 预报
  • diagnosis 特镇述
  • prognostic 预测的
  • borderline 预测的