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Postprandial plasma carotenoid responses following consumption of strawberries, red wine, vitamin C or spinach by elderly women
(Journal of Nutrition, 1998-12-01) [Artigo]
This study investigated the postprandial plasma responses of carotenoids for 24 h after feeding five specific breakfast beverages; four of which had low or no carotenoid content. In seven fasting healthy elderly female ...
Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a burn unit from Brazil
(Burns, 2013-09-01) [Artigo]
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) poses a threat for patients in burn units. Studies that mix epidemiological designs with molecular typing may contribute to the development of strategies for MRSA control. ...
Immunomodulatory effects of low dose chemotherapy and perspectives of its combination with immunotherapy
(International Journal of Cancer, 2013-06-01) [Artigo]
Given that cancer is one of the main causes of death worldwide, many efforts have been directed toward discovering new treatments and approaches to cure or control this group of diseases. Chemotherapy is the main treatment ...
Evolução de pacientes com AIDS pós cART: Evolução clínica e laboratorial de pacientes com AIDS após 48 semanas de tratamento antirretroviral
(Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 2013-07-01) [Artigo]
Combination Antiretroviral Therapy (cART) aims to inhibit viral replication, delay immunodeficiency progression and improve survival in AIDS patients. The objective of this study was to compare two different schemes of ...
Ki-67 and CD100 immunohistochemical expression is associated with local recurrence and poor prognosis in soft tissue sarcomas, respectively
(Oncology Letters, 2013-10-01) [Artigo]
Soft tissue sarcomas (STSs) are a heterogeneous group of mesenchymal tumors of >50 subtypes. However, STSs represent <1% of types of cancer. Despite this low frequency, the disease is aggressive and treatment, when possible, ...
Stressful life events and occupational accidents
(Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health, 2005-10-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The purpose of this study was to examine the association between stressful life events and occupational accidents. Methods: This was a population-based case-control study, carried out in the city of Botucatu, ...
Comparação, em mulheres inférteis, de teste de avaliação psicológica com a análise psicanalítica clássica
(Jornal Brasileiro de Reproducao Assistida, 2004-01-01) [Artigo]
This study aims to compare a psychological evaluation test to classical psychoanalysis in infertile women. Two hundred women were submitted to the Psychological Evaluation Test (PET). The sum of the scores for the responses ...
O ensino dos acidentes por animais peçonhentos nas Escolas Médicas Brasileiras.
(Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 1992-07-01) [Artigo]
Análise das vantagens de duas técnicas anestésicas - Venosa e inalatória - Para colecistectomia por videolaparoscopia
(Revista Brasileira de Anestesiologia, 2001-02-19) [Artigo]
Background and Objectives - It is essential to reduce health care costs without impairing the quality of care. Propofol is associated to faster recovery and it is known that post-anesthesia care unit (PACU) costs are high. ...
Therapeutic option for children with esophageal caustic stenosis
(Digestive Endoscopy, 2008-07-01) [Artigo]
Caustic ingestion is a leading cause of esophageal stenosis in children. Herein we report four cases using mitomycin C (MMC), a drug that inhibits cell division, protein synthesis and fibroblast proliferation and has been ...