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Elton Carlos Ferreira

School of Medical Sciences, University of Campinas, Brazil

Elton Carlos Ferreira

Elton Carlos Ferreira, MD, MSc, PhD Student
Assistant Doctor, University of Campinas - UNICAMP, Brazil
Professor, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Pontificia Catholic University of Campinas

Dr Elton Carlos Ferreira was born on December 20th 1982. He graduated in Medicine from State University of São Paulo, UNESP, Brazil in 2007, with specialization in Gynecology and Obstetrics (2009-2012) and master’s degree in maternal and perinatal health (2012-2014) at University of Campinas, UNICAMP, Brazil. Currently, he is PhD student in maternal and perinatal health as well as assistant doctor in Obstetrics at University of Campinas. Furthermore, works as professor in Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Pontifícia Catholic University of Campinas, PUC –Campinas, Brazil.

He is Research Assistant and Collaborator Investigator on “Severe Maternal Morbidity Cohort  - COMMAG study”, founded by Brazilian National Research Council - CNPq. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Unicamp.


  • Ferreira EC, Pacagnella RC, Costa ML, Cecatti JG. The Robson ten-group classification system for appraising deliveries at a tertiary referral hospital in Brazil. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2015 Jun;129(3):236-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijgo.2014.11.026
  • Ferreira EC, Costa ML, Cecatti JG, Haddad SM, Parpinelli MA, Robson MS, Brazilian Network for Surveillance of Severe Maternal Morbidity Study Group. Robson Ten Group Classification System applied to women with severe maternal morbidity. Birth. 2015 Mar;42(1):38-47. doi: 10.1111/birt.12155
  • Silveira C, Parpinelli MA, Pacagnella RC, Camargo RS de, Costa ML, Zanardi DM, Ferreira EC, Santos JP, Hanson L, Cecatti JG, Andreucci CB. [Cross-cultural adaptation of the World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule (WHODAS 2.0) into Portuguese]. Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013 Jun;59(3):234-40. doi: 10.1016/j.ramb.2012.11.005