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Binômio mãe-filho: estudo epidemiológico e de base populacional desenvolvido em maternidades de baixo e alto risco
(2016-02-25) [Tese de doutorado]
Objetivos: a) Descrever a adequação do local de assistência pré-natal, segundo fatores de risco gestacional. b) Identificar fatores maternos associados e o resultado perinatal de gestantes com hipertensão; c) Comparar as ...
Survey radiography and computerized tomography imaging of the thorax in female dogs with mammary tumors
(Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2010-03-09) [Artigo]
Background: Accurate early diagnosis of lung metastases is important for establishing therapeutic measures. Therefore, the present study aimed to compare survey thoracic radiographs and computerized tomography (CT) scans ...
Diabetes auto-referido em idosos: prevalência, fatores associados e práticas de controle
(Cadernos de Saúde Pública, 2010-01-01) [Artigo]
O objetivo do estudo foi avaliar a prevalência de diabetes auto-referido em idosos, identificando fatores associados, conhecimento e práticas quanto às opções de tratamento. Trata-se de estudo transversal de base populacional, ...
Factors associated with the prevalence of hypertension and control practices among elderly residents of São Paulo city, Brazil
(Cadernos de Saúde Pública, 2013-11-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to analyze the prevalence of hypertension and control practices among the elderly. The survey analyzed data from 872 elderly people in São Paulo, Brazil, through a cluster sampling, stratified ...
Preoperative somatostatin analogues versus direct transsphenoidal surgery for newly-diagnosed acromegaly patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis using the GRADE system
(Pituitary, 2015-08-01) [Artigo]
Whether the preoperative use of somatostatin analogues (SA) improves surgical outcomes in acromegaly is still a matter of debate.We conducted a systematic review of randomized, controlled trials that compared the short-term ...
Frequency and clinical predictors of coronary artery disease in chronic renal failure renal transplant candidates
(Renal Failure, 2015-05-01) [Artigo]
Background/aims: Cardiovascular diseases are major causes of mortality in chronic renal failure patients before and after renal transplantation. Among them, coronary disease presents a particular risk; however, risk ...
Uso da radioterapia no tumor venéreo transmissível em cães
(Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2014) [Artigo]
Since the discovery of x rays, the use of radiation in oncology has advanced remarkably. In Brazil, radiation therapy in animals is limited to some isolated studies in public universities and the procedures performed is ...
Tobacco smoke induces ventricular remodeling associated with an increase in NADPH oxidase activity
(European Heart Journal, 2011-08-01) [Resumo]
Tropical Healthcare Epidemiology: Weather Determinants of the Etiology of Bloodstream Infections in a Brazilian Hospital
(Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
We studied the influence of weather on the etiology of healthcare-associated bloodstream infections in a hospital in Brazil during the years 2005--2010. Monthly average temperatures were positively associated with higher ...
New record of Pelecitus sp (Nematoda, Onchocercidae) as a parasite of Athene cunicularia (Strigiformes, Strigidae) in southeastern Brazil
(Revista Brasileira De Parasitologia Veterinaria, 2014-04-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to report the burrowing owl Athene cunicularia as a new host for the filarid nematode Pelecitus sp. in southeastern Brazil for the first time, as well as reporting the occurrence of this nematode ...