|Document ID (ISN)||66494|
|ISSN - Serial title
|Convention or series no.
||Silva A.A.M., de Brito A.M.
||Malaria control by the nursing staff of Petrobrás Amazônia
||Combate à malária das equipes de enfermagem da Petrobrás Amazônia [in Portuguese]|
||Feb. 1996, Vol.17, No.195, p.76-79. 11 ref.
||This article describes the malaria prevention efforts of the occupational nursing team of a Brazilian petroleum company active in the Amazon basin. Contents: general characteristics of malaria in Brazil; natural transmission of the disease; endemicity, incubation period, transmissibility, susceptibility and resistance; clinical picture; control measures in the oil terminal port (measures connected to the person and to the environment); nursing activities in the oil terminal port; the prevention experience until now.
||Brazil; petroleum and natural gas industry; malaria; tropical diseases
||industrial nurses; infectious diseases
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Brazil|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||Petroleum and natural gas industry
Bacterial and parasitic diseases