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Comparison of thromboprophylaxis patterns in arthroplasty in public and private hospitals

Aline Pinheiro dos Santos Cortada, Telma Gomes da Silva, André Campos da Silva, Ricardo Prado Golmia, Renata Leborato Guerra, Maíra Libertad Soligo Takemoto, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015GS3057

ObjectiveTo compare therapy for prophylaxis of venous thromboembolism and costs related to hospitalization of patients undergoing total knee and hip replacement within the context of the Brazilian health system.MethodsA retrospective study of patients undergoing arthroplasty in 2010 in a public hospital and two private hospitals in the state of São Paulo, conducted by means of medical record review. Costs were estimated based on the use of health care resources during hospitalization. A descriptive analysis was performed using frequency and mean […]

Apgar score and neonatal mortality in a hospital located in the southern area of São Paulo city, Brazil

Tatiana Gandolfi de Oliveira, Paula Vieira Freire, Flávia Thomé Moreira, Juliana da Silva Bemfeito de Moraes, Raquel Coris Arrelaro, Sarah Rossi, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000100006

Objective:To correlate the Apgar score, and neonatal mortality and its causes at a hospital located in the southern area of São Paulo City.METHODS:A retrospective study performed by analysis of medical charts (n=7,094) of all live newborns during the period of 2005 to 2009, with data up to 28 days of life in reference to weight, Apgar score, survival and cause of mortality. Cases were analyzed by the X² test (p < 0.05).RESULTS:In 7,094 births, there were 139 deaths, 58.3% during [...]