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Preliminary core sets of measures for disease activity and damage assessment in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus and juvenile dermatomyositis
(Rheumatology, 2003-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective. To identify preliminary core sets of outcome variables for disease activity and damage assessment in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (JSLE) and juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM). Methods. Two questionnaire ...
Surgical treatment of metachronous metastases in different organs following radical nephrectomy
(International Braz J Urol, 2003-05-01) [Artigo]
Renal clear cell carcinoma (RCCC) is a neoplasia resistant to radio and chemotherapy, with surgical treatment being the procedure that is recognized for its curative treatment. This case report demonstrates the success of ...
Uso do óxido nítrico em pediatria
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2003-11-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To review the literature on inhaled nitric oxide and to describe its main clinical applications in pediatrics. Sources of data: A 10 year literature review with selection of the most important publications on ...
Effects of contrast material on computed tomographic measurements of lung volumes in patients with acute lung injury
(Critical Care, 2003-02-01) [Artigo]
Background. Intravenous injection of contrast material is routinely performed in order to differentiate nonaerated lung parenchyma from pleural effusion in critically ill patients undergoing thoracic computed tomography ...
Inquérito sobre a qualidade de vida relacionada à saúde em crianças e adolescentes portadores de artrites idiopáticas juvenis
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2003-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: to study the impact of chronic arthritis on health related quality of life by means of two self-reported tools: the parents' version of the Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) and the Childhood ...
Emperipolesis in a Case of B-Cell Lymphoma: A Rare Phenomenon Outside of Rosai-Dorfman Disease
(Annals of Diagnostic Pathology, 2003-10-01) [Artigo]
We describe a case of a diffuse large B-cell lymphoma with extensive emperipolesis phenomenon. Light microscopy revealed numerous CD68-positive/S-100-negative histiocytes containing viable neoplastic hematopoietic cells ...
Efficacy and Tolerability of the Combination Valsartan/Hydrochlorothiazide Compared with Amlodipine in a Mild-to-moderately Hypertensive Brazilian Population
(Blood Pressure, Supplement, 2003-12-01) [Artigo]
Most hypertensive patients need more than one drug to reach recommended blood-pressure targets. We investigated the effects on 24-h ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) of the angiotensin-receptor blocker, valsartan, in combination ...
Chin augmentation with conchal cartilage  (multiple letters)
(Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2003-12-01) [Carta]
Aplicação de um instrumento de avaliação do grau de depressão em universitários do interior paulista durante a graduação em enfermagem
(Acta Scientiarum: Health Sciences, 2003-07-01) [Artigo]
The undergraduates in Nursing have been subject of studies on psychic problems, as alterations in behavior interfere in their learning. The aim of this research was to identify and measure the most frequent depression ...
Animais aquáticos de importância médica no Brasil
(Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2003-09-01) [Artigo]
The injuries caused by venomous and poisonous aquatic animals may provoke important morbidity in the victim. The cnidarians (jellyfishes, especially cubomedusas and Portuguese-Man-of-War) caused nearly 25% of 236 accidents ...