All publications of “Renata Guarisi”

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Impact of educational lectures on female adolescents’ knowledge about sexually transmitted diseases and cervical cancer in the city of Jundiaí, SP

João Bosco Ramos Borges, Marcus Vinícus Gonçalves Belintani, Patrícia Frodl Miranda, Ana Carolina Marchesini de Camargo, Renata Guarisi, Edna Marina Cappi Maia, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010ao1544

ABSTRACTObjective:To evaluate the knowledge of adolescents living in Vila Ana and Morada das Vinhas region, in the city of Jundiaí, State of São Paulo, Brazil, on prevention and diagnosis of the main sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and on cervical cancer, as well as the immediate impact of educational lectures.Methods:A prospective cross-sectional study was performed to assess the knowledge of a particular group of female adolescents about STDs and cervical cancer, by means of a questionnaire applied before and after educational […]

Active search of women as an efficacy factor for a breast and cervical cancer screening program in the city of Jundiaí, São Paulo, Brazil

João Bosco Ramos Borges, Renata Guarisi, Andressa de Araújo Lacerda, Juliana Letícia Poli, Pítia Cárita de Godoy Borges, Sirlei Siani Moraes

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010a01454

ABSTRACTObjective:To compare the profile of women looking for gynecological care to the profile of women invited to participate in the program, assessing breast and cervical cancer risk factors in each group and comparing Papanicolaou’s test and mammography results.Methods:Medical records of 46 women participating in a breast and cervical cancer prevention program and 42 medical reports of women that regularly visited the primary healthcare unit from August to December 2006 were examined.Results:The mean interval between the last Papanicolaou’s tests was of […]