Estratificação de risco familiar no contexto da estratégia de saúde da família

Rev. enferm. UFPE on line; 10 (3), 2016
Publication year: 2016


to identify and classify families enrolled in a Basic Health Unit as the degree of familial risk.


a descriptive cross-sectional study with a quantitative approach, which evaluated 1,185 families,divided into five micro areas. Data were collected on the record A of the Primary Care Information System,from September 2014 to April 2015 and classified according to Coelho Scale in low, medium and high risk.Data were tabulated twice in Microsoft Office Excel 2013.


it was observed that the micro-area 5 hadthe highest number of families and classified in low and medium risk, differentiating the micro area threethat showed higher classification in families in high-risk. The most prevalent risk factors were hypertension32.91%, illiteracy 25.57%, aged greater than 70 years-old 19.49%, mental retardation 12.24%, and diabetesmellitus 9.79%.


the study provides the condition to structure and implement the health actionsaccording to the needs of families