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Efeito sinérgico entre a dexmedetomidina e a ropivacaína 0,75% na anestesia peridural
(Revista da Associação Médica Brasileira, 2008-03-01) [Artigo]
BACKGROUND. This study aimed to evaluate clinical characteristics of epidural anesthesia performed with 0.75% ropivacaine associated with dexmedetomidine. METHODS. Forty patients scheduled for hernia repair or varicose ...
Significado da presença de esquizócitos no sangue periférico de gestantes com pré-eclâmpsia
(Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetrícia, 2008-08-01) [Artigo]
PURPOSE: to evaluate the significance of schizocytes presence in peripheral blood smear of pregnant women with pre-eclampsia, identifying and correlating them with other markers of hemolysis and of the disease severity. ...
Sudden bilateral deafness from hyperleukocytosis in chronic myeloid leukemia
(Acta Haematologica, 2000-12-18) [Artigo]
Sudden-onset bilateral deafness as a clinical manifestation of hyperleukocytosis in chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a rare occurrence. We found only 27 clinical descriptions in 16 published papers. In this work, the ...
Is 44-hour better than 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in hemodialysis?
(Kidney and Blood Pressure Research, 2006-12-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study is to evaluate if hemodialysis (HD) patients with similar blood pressure (BP) in the whole inter-HD period could have different target organ lesions and survival if the behavior of BP differs from the ...
Mortalidade e prognóstico específico em pacientes com insuficiência renal aguda
(Revista da Associação Médica Brasileira, 2005-11-01) [Artigo]
A variety of systems of risk factor stratification have been studied to predict the outcome in acute renal failure (ARF). OBJECTIVES. Assess and compare mortality and the Acute Tubular Necrosis Individual Severity Score ...
The silent period in patients with chronic renal failure undergoing hemodialysis
(Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, 2002-01-01) [Artigo]
Silent period was evaluated in 20 adult male patients with chronic renal failure undergoing hemodialysis. Readings were obtained by supramaximal stimulus to the median nerve, during maximum isometric effort of the abductor ...
Laparoscopic repair of vesicovaginal fistula
(Journal of Endourology, 2008-03-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: Vesicovaginal fistula (VVF) is one of the most devastating surgical complications that can occur in women. The primary cause remains an abdominal hysterectomy. Approach to this condition can be transvaginal or ...
Effects of hypertonic resuscitation
(Anesthesia and Analgesia, 2005-06-01) [Carta]
Bone mineralization among male adolescents: Critical years for bone mass gain
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2004-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To verify the behavior of the mineral bone content and density in male adolescents according to age and secondary sexual characters. Methods: 47 healthy adolescents between 10 and 19 years old were assessed ...
Bone mineralization in Brazilian adolescents: The years of maximum bone mass incorporation
(Archivos Latinoamericanos de Nutrición, 2007-06-01) [Artigo]
Puberty is the fundamental period for bone mass (BM) acquisition. In this period mineralization is found to increase with levels of high bone formation. The critical years of intense bone anabolism deserve special attention, ...