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Deep-brain stimulation for Parkinson's disease 
(New England Journal of Medicine, 2013-01-31) [Carta]
Delir bei älteren Menschen
(Praxis, 2013-08-01) [Artigo]
Delirium in older adults
(BMJ (Online), 2013-04-20) [Artigo]
Picture-based memory impairment screen: A major achievement for cognitive assessment of older adults in developing countries
(Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2013-07-01) [Carta]
Systematic reviews showed insufficient evidence for clinical practice in 2004: What about in 2011? the next appeal for the evidence-based medicine age
(Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 2013-08-01) [Artigo]
Rationale and aim The aims of the Cochrane systematic reviews are to make readily available and up-to-date information for clinical practice, offering consistent evidence and straightforward recommendations. In 2004, we ...
Unexpected improvement in levodopa-induced dyskinesia and on-off phenomena after introduction of memantine for treatment of Parkinson's disease dementia
(Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2013-01-01) [Carta]
Cardiovascular remodeling induced by passive smoking
(Inflammation and Allergy - Drug Targets, 2009-12-01) [Resenha]
Coronary heart disease (CHD) is the most common cause of death in many developed countries. The major risk factors for CHD are smoking, high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol levels, and lack of physical activity. ...
Energy Metabolism in Cardiac Remodeling and Heart Failure
(Cardiology in Review, 2013-05-01) [Resenha]
Fatty acids are the main substrates used by mitochondria to provide myocardial energy under normal conditions. During heart remodeling, however, the fuel preference switches to glucose. In the earlier stages of cardiac ...
Cardiac remodeling induced by 13-cis retinoic acid treatment in acne patients
(International Journal of Cardiology, 2013-02-10) [Artigo]
Background: Currently, 13-cis-retinoic acid (13-cis-RA) is the most effective therapy for acne. Isotretinoin, a first-generation synthetic 13-cis-RA compound, is associated with numerous adverse effects. To investigate the ...
Mini Nutritional Assessment predicts gait status and mortality 6 months after hip fracture.
(The British journal of nutrition, 2013-05-01) [Artigo]
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the Mini Nutritional Assessment (MNA), the Nutritional Risk Screening (NRS) 2002 and the American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Score (ASA) as predictors of gait ...