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Biologic and genetics aspects of chagas disease at endemic areas
(Journal of Tropical Medicine, 2012-04-19) [Artigo]
The etiologic agent of Chagas Disease is the Trypanosoma cruzi, transmitted through blood-sucking insect vectors of the Triatominae subfamily, representing one of the most serious public health concerns in Latin America. ...
The influence of the flexibility of the chair seat on pressure peak and distribution of the contact area in individuals with cerebral palsy during the execution of a task
(Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, 2011-07-01) [Artigo]
This study aimed to determine the influence of flexibility of the chair seat surface on the pressure peak and on the contact area during the execution of a task of handling an object on the seated position by individuals ...
Electromyographyc evaluation of movements of lower limb in double pulley system equipment: Comparison between gastrocnemius (caput laterale) and gluteus maximus
(Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, 2007-09-01) [Artigo]
It was evaluated movements of lower limb in the double pulley system equipment on ten male volunteers during contraction of gastrocnemius (caput laterale ) and gluteus maximus muscles in the following movements: 1) hip ...