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The use of orthoses in children with cerebral palsy: Perception of caregivers
(Brazilian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 2019-01-01) [Artigo]
The orthoses can be used as an adjuvant in the rehabilitation of children with Cerebral Palsy(CP). Studies that investigate caretakers' opinions over the use of the orthoses are fundamental, especially for propositions ...
Use of psychoactive substances in students at a public university
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Ciências da Saúde, 2014) [Artigo]
Introduction: The use of psychoactive substances by the student population has been the object of various studies in Brazil. Objective: To determine the prevalence of substance use among students. Methods: Quantitative ...
Representations of mental illness constructed by health professionals in primary care in Brazil: an integrative review of the Brazilian literature
(European Psychiatry, 2013-01-01) [Resumo]
Cross-sectional study of the influence of gestational hyperglycemia associated with urinary incontinence on quality of life
(Journal of Womens Health Care, 2015) [Artigo]
During pregnancy, the prevalence of Urinary Incontinence (UI) is higher adversely impacting quality of life. Both Gestational Diabetes (GDM) and mild hyperglycemia have been associated with increased risk of UI. However, ...
Orchidectomy enhances the expression of endothelin-1 and ETB receptors in rat portal vein
(Journal of Smooth Muscle Research, 2014) [Artigo]
Functional studies have shown that orchidectomy increases the effects of phenylephrine on rat portal veins, but that it is completely prevented in the presence of both ETA and ETB receptor antagonists. Although it suggests ...
ANALYSIS of THE FUNCTIONAL BALANCE and ELECTROMYOGRAPHIC ACTIVITY IN ELDERLY WOMEN WITH OSTEOPOROSIS SUBMITTED TO TRAINING WITH OSCILLATORY POLE
(Osteoporosis International, 2012-12-01) [Resumo]
Effects of strength and balance training on the mobility, fear of falling and grip strength of elderly female fallers
(Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 2014) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of virtual reality and strength training on the balance, fear of falling and handgrip strength of older women with a history of falls. The fear of falling, mobility and ...
Fractal scaling exponents of heart rate variability association with linear indices and Poincaré Plot
(Experimental and Clinical Cardiology, 2014) [Artigo]
The literature indicated that the fractal analysis of heart rate variability (HRV) is related to the chaos theory. However, it is not clear if the both short and long-term fractal scaling exponents of HRV are reliable for ...
Effects of Low-Level Laser Therapy on Biceps Braquialis Muscle Fatigue in Young Women
(Photomedicine and Laser Surgery, 2013-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: This study aims to investigate the effects of low-level laser therapy (LLLT) on biceps brachi muscular fatigue in 20 young females. Background data: Exhausting physical activity leads to muscular fatigue, which ...
Auditory stimulation with music intensifies cardiac autonomic responses to mental task
(Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies, 2014) [Artigo]