Abstract:OBJECTIVE: To estimate the incidence of congenital syphilis and identify its relationship with Family Health Strategy coverage.
METHODS:An observational ecological study was carried out with both descriptive and analytical components, by two different approaches: one that explores a temporal series (2003 to 2008)
RESULTS:Increasingly trends of congenital syphilis notifi cation in Brazil refl ect social inequalities in the distribution of cases. The incidence of congenital syphilis was lower in the municipal… Show more
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