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Severe forms of neurocysticercosis: Treatment with albeimdazole
(Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 1996-03-01) [Artigo]
Study of 22 patients with the severe form of neurocysticercosis treated with albendazole (ABZ) administered in 6 different schedules ranging from 15 to 30 mg/kg/day for 21 to 60 days. Dextrochloropheniramine and ketoprofen ...
Season of birth as a risk factor for multiple sclerosis in Brazil
(Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 2013-06-15) [Artigo]
Risk factors for development of multiple sclerosis (MS) are still a matter of debate. Latitude gradient, vitamin D deficiency and season of birth are among the most investigated environmental factors associated with the ...
The Brazilian version of the Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) and the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ)
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2001-12-01) [Artigo]
We report the cross-cultural adaptation and validation into Brazilian-Portuguese of the parent's version of two health related quality of life instruments. The Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) is a disease ...
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus infection and Kaposi's sarcoma in Brazil
(Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 2006-05-01) [Artigo]
Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) became a critical health issue with the emergence of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in the 1980s. Four clinical-epidemiological forms of KS have been described: classical KS, endemic ...
Enzyme replacement therapy for Anderson-Fabry disease.
(Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), 2013-04-03) [Artigo]
Anderson-Fabry disease is an X-linked defect of glycosphingolipid metabolism. Progressive renal insufficiency is a major source of morbidity, additional complications result from cardio- and cerebro-vascular involvement. ...
Risk factors for vascular dementia in elderly psychiatric outpatients with preserved cognitive functions
(Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 2007-06-15) [Artigo]
The aim of the study was to assess risk factors for vascular dementia (VaD) in elderly psychiatric outpatients without dementia, and to determine to what extent clinical interventions targeted such risk factors. Out of 250 ...
A lung computed tomographic assessment of positive end-expiratory pressure-induced lung overdistension
(American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 1998-12-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to assess positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP)-induced lung overdistension and alveolar recruitment in six patients with acute lung injury (ALI) using a computed tomographic (CT) scan method. ...
ANESTESIA PERIDURAL COM BUPIVACAINA A 0,75%. EFEITOS DA ADICAO DE ADRENALINA E BICARBONATO DE SODIO
(Revista Paulista de Medicina, 1984-12-01) [Artigo]
Hypersensitivity pneumonitis to Paracoccidiodes brasiliensis antigens in mice
(Journal of Medical and Veterinary Mycology, 1989-01-01) [Artigo]
Systemic hypertension in patients with glomerulonephritis
(Renal Failure, 2002-08-14) [Artigo]
Although systemic hypertension is very common in patients with glomerulonephritis there is a dispute if this alteration is consequence of the glomerulonephritis per se or is a consequence of the renal failure secondary to ...