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Nutrition and Cardiology: An Interface not to be Ignored
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 2014-08-01) [Artigo]
Retinoic acid prevents ventricular remodelling induced by tobacco smoke exposure in rats
(Acta Cardiologica, 2011-02-01) [Artigo]
Objective Our objective was to test the hypothesis that retinoic acid supplementation could attenuate ventricular remodelling induced by tobacco smoke exposure in rats.Methods and results Wistar rats were allocated into ...
Serum thiamine concentration and oxidative stress as predictors of mortality in patients with septic shock
(Journal Of Critical Care, 2014-02-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: The purpose of the study is to determine the influence of serum thiamine, glutathione peroxidase (GPx) activity, and serum protein carbonyl concentrations in hospital mortality in patients with septic shock.Materials ...
Tobacco Smoke Induces Ventricular Remodeling Associated with an Increase in NADPH Oxidase Activity
(Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
Background: Recent studies have assessed the direct effects of smoking on cardiac remodeling and function. However, the mechanisms of these alterations remain unknown. The aim of this study was to investigate de role of ...
Cord blood cytokine levels in focal early-onset neonatal infection after preterm premature rupture of membranes
(Turkish Journal Of Pediatrics, 2013-11-01) [Artigo]
This study aimed to evaluate the levels of pro-and anti-inflammatory cytokines in umbilical cord blood of preterm neonates who developed focal early-onset infection (EOI) after preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM). ...
Effects of therapeutic approach on the neonatal evolution of very low birth weight infants with patent ductus arteriosus
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To analyze the effects of treatment approach on the outcomes of newborns (birth weight [BW] < 1,000 g) with patent ductus arteriosus (PDA), from the Brazilian Neonatal Research Network (BNRN) on: death, ...
Hemodynamics and bispectral index (BIS) of dogs anesthetized with midazolam and ketamine associated with medetomidine or dexmedetomidine and submitted to ovariohysterectomy
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2010-04-01) [Artigo]
OBJETIVO: Verificar o comportamento hemodinâmico e o índice bispectral de cadelas anestesiadas com cetamina e midazolam associados à dexmedetomidina ou medetomidina. MÉTODOS: Vinte cadelas receberam pré-tratamento com ...
Preanesthetic assessment data do not influence the time for tracheal intubation with Airtraq (TM) video laryngoscope in obese patients
(Revista Brasileira de Anestesiologia, 2014-06-01) [Artigo]
Purpose this study investigated the influence of anatomical predictors on difficult laryngoscopy and orotracheal intubation in obese patients by comparing Macintosh and Airtraq™ laryngoscopes. Methods from 132 bariatric ...