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graduation at Geografia from Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (2009), master's at Physical Geography from Universidade de São Paulo (2012) and doctorate at Physical Geography from Universidade de São Paulo (2016). Has experience in Geography, focusing on Geography, acting on the following subjects: clima e saúde, avc, variabilidade climática, temperatura da superficie do mar and são paulo. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
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|Cold fronts may increase stroke mortality|
As consequence of the epidemiological transition in Brazil, chronic diseases started to be responsible by the greater number of deaths among men and women. Some components of the geographic context (e.g., local climate and socioeconomic factors) seem to influence mortality from circulatory disease as stroke and pulmonary embolism. This influence is not consensus yet in the literature, s...
Several studies have suggested that green spaces present within the neighborhoods have a positive association with physical activity. The association between green areas and chronic diseases such as cardiovascular and respiratory diseases has also been studied, although this relationship is not well established. Thus the aim of this study is to investigate the influence of geographical ...
(References retrieved automatically from State of São Paulo Research Institutions)
IKEFUTI, Priscilla Venâncio. Associação entre variáveis meteorológicas, índice climático, fatores socioeconômicos e mortalidade por doenças do aparelho circulatório (acidente vascular cerebral e embolia pulmonar) no município de São Paulo - SP. Tese (Doutorado) - Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (12/15085-9)