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Different nutritional-state indicators of HIV-positive individuals undergoing antiretroviral therapy
(Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins Including Tropical Diseases, 2008-01-01) [Resenha]
This study aimed at learning about the nutritional profile of HIV-positive individuals undergoing antiretroviral therapy and at comparing the performance of nutritional-state indicators. A transversal study was performed ...
Incentive spirometry for prevention of postoperative pulmonary complications in upper abdominal surgery
(Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2014-01-01) [Resenha]
BackgroundThis is an update of a Cochrane Review first published in The Cochrane Library 2008, Issue 3.Upper abdominal surgical procedures are associated with a high risk of postoperative pulmonary complications. The risk ...
Zinc supplementation for the prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus in adults with insulin resistance
(Cochrane Database Of Systematic Reviews, 2015-01-01) [Resenha]
BackgroundDiabetes is associated with long-term damage, dysfunction and failure of various organs, especially the eyes, kidneys, nerves, heart and blood vessels. The risk of developing type 2 diabetes increases with age, ...
Treatment of atherosclerotic renovascular disease
(Current Hypertension Reviews, 2008-05-01) [Resenha]
Treatment of atherosclerotic renovascular disease is controversial and revascularization is not a beneficial approach to all patients. Conditions as progressive deterioration of renal function, refractory hypertension or ...