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Effects of Annona squamosa extract on early pregnancy in rats
(Phytomedicine, 2002-10-01) [Artigo]
Annona squamosa Linn., family Annonaceae, is said to show varied medicinal effects, including insecticide, antiovulatory and abortifacient. The purpose of present study was to investigate if A. squamosa seed aqueous extract, ...
Mild gestational hyperglycaemia as a risk factor for metabolic syndrome in pregnancy and adverse perinatal outcomes
(Diabetes-metabolism Research and Reviews, 2008-05-01) [Artigo]
Objective The aims of this study were to evaluate the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in a cohort of pregnant women with a wide range of glucose tolerance, pre-pregnancy risk factors for MS during pregnancy and the ...
Effect of maternal smoke exposure in the placental morphometry and maternal-fetal DNA damage
(Placenta, 2006-01-01) [Resumo]
Randomized controlled trial on prevention of postcesarean infection using penicillin and cephalothin in Brazil
(Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, 2006-07-01) [Artigo]
Background. There is a need to assess the effects of different antibiotic administration models on infectious complications among women from low-income populations who undergo cesarean delivery, and the cost benefit. Design. ...
Effect of Bauhinia forficata extract in diabetic pregnant rats: maternal repercussions
(Phytomedicine, 2004-02-01) [Artigo]
Bauhinia forficata, commonly known as paw-of-cow, is widely used in Brazil folk medicine for the treatment of Diabetes mellitus. The purposes of present study were to determine the repercussions of diabetes on the defense ...
Revisão de plantas Brasileiras com comprovado efeito hipoglicemiante no controle do diabetes mellitus
(Revista Brasileira de Plantas Medicinais, 2002-01-01) [Artigo]
Plants have been used in the cure of diseases from the origins of the humanity. At present, in Brazil, the use is common because of the difficulty of access of part of the population to medical assistance. It is commonly ...
Effect of Bauhinia forficata aqueous extract on the maternal-fetal outcome and oxidative stress biomarkers of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2008-02-28) [Artigo]
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Bauhinia forficata Link, commonly known as paw-of-cow, is widely used in Brazilian folk medicine for the treatment of diabetes.Aim of this study: To evaluate the effect of Bauhinia forficata ...
Association Between Insulin Resistance, Glucose Intolerance and Hypertension in Pregnancy
(Hypertension in Pregnancy, 2008-01-01) [Resumo]
Animal models for clinical and gestational diabetes: maternal and fetal outcomes
(Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome, 2009-01-01) [Artigo]
Background: Diabetes in pregnant women is associated with an increased risk of maternal and neonatal morbidity and remains a significant medical challenge. Diabetes during pregnancy may be divided into clinical diabetes ...
Efeito da via de parto sobre a força muscular do assoalho pélvico
(Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetrícia, 2005-11-01) [Artigo]
OBJETIVO: analisar a influência da via de parto sobre a força muscular do assoalho pélvico (FM-AP). MÉTODOS: estudo clínico de corte transversal, para avaliar a FM-AP pelo teste da avaliação da força do assoalho pélvico ...