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Minerals in the nutrition of extremely low birth weight infants
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2005-03-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To review the literature on the role of calcium, phosphorus and trace elements in the nutrition of extremely low birth weight infants, considering their importance for metabolism, bone mineralization and as ...
Liposomal daunorubicin and dexamethasone as a treatment for multiple myeloma - The DD protocol
(São Paulo Medical Journal, 2005-11-01) [Artigo]
Context and Objective: Lipasomial daunorubicin has been used to treat hematological malignancies, including multiple myelomo (MM). The goal was to evaluate efficacy, side-effects and toxicity of liposomal daunorubicin and ...
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, ...
Eficácia e segurança da atorvastatina no tratamento de pacientes com hipercolesterolemia primária
(Revista Brasileira de Medicina, 2005-11-01) [Artigo]
Introduction: Hypercholesterolemia is an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease, the first cause of death and third reason for hospital admissions in Brazil. The reduction of serum cholesterol levels reduces ...
Estudo quantitativo da lágrima pelo teste de fenol vermelho na população brasileira
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Oftalmologia, 2005-07-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: To detect normal values of red phenol thread test in the Brazilian population and compare it between different races, age and sex. Methods: 280 white individuals (560 eyes) and 280 non-white individuals (560 eyes) ...
Efeitos do preenchimento do balonete do tubo traqueal com ar ou lidocaína a 2% alcalinizada na pressão do balonete e na morbidade laringotracheal
(São Paulo Medical Journal, 2005-12-01) [Artigo]
Implantation failures: Success of assisted hatching with quarter-laser zona thinning
(Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 2005-02-01) [Artigo]
Implantation failure after IVF is one of the factors associated with a reduced chance of pregnancy for some patients. Assisted hatching methodologies are designed to facilitate the embryo's escape from the zona pellucida, ...
Subnotificação de acidentes do trabalho não fatais em Botucatu, SP, 2002
(Revista de Saúde Pública, 2005-04-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The implementation of work-related injury prevention policies has been hindered by underreporting of incidents among formal workers, and substantial underreporting among informal workforce. This study aimed at ...
Lack of inhibitory effect of zinc on prolactin secretion induced by cimetidine
(Trace Elements and Electrolytes, 2005-06-01) [Artigo]
The dopaminergic, serotoninergic and GABA-ergic systems are closely involved in PRL secretion, as well as thyrotropin-releasing hormone. There is some evidence that zinc interacts with some of these neuroamines and ...
Frutose em humanos: Efeitos metabólicos, utilização clínica e erros inatos associados
(Revista de Nutrição, 2005-05-01) [Artigo]
This article reviews the metabolism of fructose and sorbitol, their main clinical indications and the consequences of inadequate use. Fructose, an important carbohydrate in the diet, is present mostly in fruits and vegetables; ...