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Conhecimento de estudantes de medicina sobre o processo de doacção de córneas
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Oftalmologia, 2007-07-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: To compare knowledge of medical students about the cornea donation process among those who already studied Ophthalmology and the others. Methods: A questionnaire containing data as: age, sex, graduation year, and ...
Botucatu, Brazil: A Regional Community Palliative Care Model
(Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 2007-05-01) [Artigo]
The Pain Management and Palliative Care Service in the Department of Anesthesia at Botucatu Medical School, UNESP is a pioneer in Brazil. Based on an interdisciplinary team that provides specialized inpatient, ambulatory ...
Remodelação cardíaca induzida pelo tabagismo (tabaquismo)
(Salud(i)Ciencia, 2007-12-01) [Artigo]
Previous studies accomplished by our group suggest that tobacco smoke exposure results in cardiac remodeling, with progressive ventricular dysfunction. However, the mechanisms involved in this process are not known. ...
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus latency-associated nuclear antigen 1 mimics Epstein-Barr virus EBNA1 immune evasion through central repeat domain effects on protein processing
(Journal of Virology, 2007-08-01) [Artigo]
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV/human herpesvirus 8 [HHV8]) and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV/HHV4) are distantly related gammaherpesviruses causing tumors in humans. KSHV latency-associated nuclear antigen 1 (LANA1) ...
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 ...
Síndrome das pernas inquietas: Diagnóstico e tratamento. Opinião de especialistas Brasileiros
(Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 2007-09-01) [Artigo]
This article contains the conclusions of the November 17-18, 2006 meeting of the Brazilian Study Group of Restless Legs Syndrome (GBE-SPI) about diagnosis and management of restless legs syndrome (RLS). RLS is characterized ...
Identification of neoplastic cells in the lymphocytic infiltrate associated with thin melanomas 
(Histopathology, 2007-06-01) [Carta]
Qualidade de vida em portadores de esclerose múltipla
(Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 2007-06-01) [Artigo]
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease which may exert significant effects on the life of patients. Traditional outcome measures in MS lack in consider the effects of the disease on health-related quality of life ...
Level of insight and clinical features of obsessive-compulsive disorder with and without body dysmorphic disorder
(CNS Spectrums, 2007-04-01) [Artigo]
Introduction: Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) have several similarities and are included among the obsessive-compulsive spectrum of disorders. However, the content of preoccupations ...
Adenocarcinoma de apêndice: Relato de dois casos e revisão da literatura
(GED - Gastrenterologia Endoscopia Digestiva, 2007-11-01) [Artigo]
Background: The adenocarcinoma of the appendix is a rare disease, generally identified as an acute appendicitis in the clinical presentation. Preoperative diagnosis is extremely difficult and uncommon. Objective: To present ...