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2nd edition

Is it possible to stop the transmission of Hansen’s disease in Brazil? Prospects and challenges

11/01/2020

by Carmelita Ribeiro Filha Coriolano and Ciro Martins Gomes

Hansen’s disease: a transmissible condition, but what is transmitted?

11/01/2020

by Cinira Magali Fortuna

The saga of the elimination of Hansen's Disease as a public health problem

by Claudio Guedes Salgado.

What are the sources of Mycobacterium leprae?

11/01/2020

by PatrĂ­cia Deps, LetĂ­cia Pedrini, and Simon Collin.

Hansen’s disease and Migration - a Global Health Issue

11/01/2020

by Isabella Rezende, Hugo Pessotti Aborghetti, Rafael Moraes, Marcos TĂşlio Raposo, and PatrĂ­cia Duarte Deps.

Persistence of Mycobacterium leprae in the oral mucosa and its importance in transmission to healthcare workers

11/01/2020

by Pamela Barbosa, Mariana MacabĂş, Fernanda Sales, PatrĂ­cia Deps, and Raquel B. Carvalho.

The role of chemoprophylaxis in reducing Hansen’s disease transmission

11/01/2020

by TaĂ­s Loureiro Zambon, and Marcos Cesar Florian.

Actions to prevent disabilities integrated by health care services: Reality or utopia?

11/01/2020

by Marcos TĂşlio Raposo, Ana VirgĂ­nia de Queiroz Caminha, Caroline Santos AdimarĂŁes, JĂ©ssica Souza Britto, and Lorena dos Santos Duarte.

Zoonotic transmission of M. leprae in Brazil: One Health approach.

11/01/2020

by PatrĂ­cia Duarte Deps.

Hansen's disease and mental health:
A multidisciplinary approach

11/11/2020

by Vinícius de Pádua Sanders Medeiros, Leonardo Fabem Moreira, Maria Carmen Viana and Patrícia Duarte Deps.

1st edition

Hansen’s disease in Espírito Santo: Colônia de Itanhenga

08/10/2020

by PatrĂ­cia D. Deps

Reflections on institutional stigma and Hansen’s disease.

08/10/2020

by Thauyra Oliveira, Lucas Delboni and PatrĂ­cia Deps

Hansen’s disease and COVID-19

08/10/2020

by Izabela Feres de Oliveira, Kaicki Teofilo da Silva and PatrĂ­cia D. Deps

The Leprosy Brand

08/10/2020

by Faustino Pinto

University networks to combat Hansen’s disease as information technology and stigma reduction

08/10/2020

by Clodis Maria Tavares, Joelma Maria Costa and Igor Michel R. dos Santos.

Functioning and Hansen’s disease: evaluation of components of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF).

08/10/2020

by Marcos TĂşlio Raposo and Ana VirgĂ­nia de Queiroz Caminha

Why can't we control Morbus Hansen?

08/10/2020

by Bernard Naafs

Stigmas Around Leprosy in Nepal

08/10/2020

by Niharika Khanal

We are all responsible for addressing Hansen's disease-related stigma

08/10/2020

by Anna van't Noordende and Roos Geutjes