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Gastrointestinal changes associated to heart failure
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 2012-03-01) [Resenha]
Over the last decade, several studies were conducted on the gastrointestinal changes associated to chronic heart failure. This article presents a literature review on the physiopathology and clinical consequences of ...
Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA): molecular background, virulence, and relevance for public health
(Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins Including Tropical Diseases, 2011-01-01) [Resenha]
Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative Staphylococcus (CoNS) are frequently found in nosocomial environments as the main pathogen in several infections. In 1961, reports of nosocomial S. aureus resistant to methicillin, ...
Paracoccidioidomycosis in patients with Lymphoma and review of published literature
(Mycopathologia, 2015-04-01) [Resenha]
This paper describes four new cases of lymphomas, two Hodgkin lymphomas and two non-Hodgkin lymphomas in patients with paracoccidioidomycosis. All had mycosis diagnosed before lymphomas with Paracoccidioides brasiliensis ...
Indices de atividade da doença inflamatória do intestino: indicadores clínicos e laboratoriais.
(Arquivos de Gastroenterologia, 1995-07-01) [Resenha]
The quantification of the degree of activity of inflammatory bowel disease is assuming growing importance nowadays. The activity index of the disease can be attained by clinical and laboratorial indicators. For ulcerative ...
Considerações sobre o câncer localmente avançado de mama (CLAM) acrescidas de identificação dos receptores de estrogênios usando anticorpos monoclonais.
(Revista da Associação Médica Brasileira (1992), 1993-01-01) [Resenha]
The effects of therapy in locally advanced breast cancer submitted to combined conventional telecobalt therapy plus chemotherapy with cyclophosphamide and 5-fluorouracil were studied in 49 patients. Associated to radical ...
Food-dependent, exercise-induced gastrointestinal distress
(Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, 2011-09-28) [Resenha]
Among athletes strenuous exercise, dehydration and gastric emptying (GE) delay are the main causes of gastrointestinal (GI) complaints, whereas gut ischemia is the main cause of their nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and ...
Treatment of pulmonary thromboembolism in patients with systemic blood pressure stability and right ventricular dysfunction
(Current Respiratory Medicine Reviews, 2008-02-01) [Resenha]
Pulmonary thromboembolism (PTE) ranges from incidental, clinically unimportant thromboembolism to massive embolism with sudden death. Its treatment is well established in two groups of patients: heparin for those with ...
Role of stressful and traumatic life events in obsessive-compulsive disorder
(Neuropsychiatry, 2011-02-01) [Resenha]
Whilst genetic factors are thought to contribute to the development of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), the role of environmental factors in OCD is only beginning to be understood. In this article, we review the influence ...
HIPERTENSAO ARTERIAL NO IDOSO
(Revista Brasileira de Medicina, 1992-01-01) [Resenha]
Aging voice: presbyphonia
(Aging Clinical And Experimental Research, 2014-02-01) [Resenha]
Presbyphonia is a physiological process of aging voice that includes morphological changes in the coverage mucosa, muscle, and cartilage. We revised the morphological, endoscopic, and vocal acoustic changes that occur in ...