"A world-wide case-controlled observational study on the association between arboviruses and GBS"

A world-wide prospective study of INC on prognosis and biomarkers in GBS

New Online Toolkit for the Management of GBS

Based on the recently published '10-step guideline' for GBS, an online toolkit was developed in collaboration with The Global Health Network, to aid clinicians world-wide in their management of GBS. Check out the toolkit at: https://rede.tghn.org/gbs-flowchart-sample/introduction-gbs/ More >>

10 step guideline for GBS

Researchers part of the IGOS-Zika network and other scientists part of the ZikaPLAN Consortium have developed a globally applicable guideline for the diagnosis and management of Guillain–Barré syndrome(GBS) as a tool for clinicians. The paper "Diagnosis and management of Guillain-Barré syndrome in ten steps"was published in the high-impact journal ‘Nature Reviews Neurology’ on September 20, 2019


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In Brazil the IGOS-Zika study is coordinated by Prof. Dr. Wilson Marques Júnior in the Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina in Ribeirão Preto.

Our Brazilian sites and the coordinators of the study for these sites are:

Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio (Fortaleza )- Dr Francisco de Assis Aquino Gondim
Hospital Universitário Onofre Lopes (Natal) - Dr Mario Emilio Teixeira Dourado Jr
Hospital Universitário Onofre Lopes (Belo Horizonte) - Dr Glaucia Lara Resende
Universidade Federal Goias - UFG (Goiania) - Dr Helena Rezende Silva Mendonça