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Determining the Decision to Seek Care After Injury in Maringa, Brazil


2015-05-17 02:46:08 - 2015-08-16 02:46:08

Project Objectives

This project will examine individual and household treatment seeking behavior following an injury through a city-wide census of households in Maringa, Brazil. The aims are to compare the recent and lifelong prevalence of individuals and households seeking care after injury versus those who do not as well as examine time to treatment, severity of symptoms, and demographic information to determine the quality and effectiveness of Brazilian health care - both public and private - in treating injuries.

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