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Interação entre grau de perda auditiva e o incômodo com zumbidos em trabalhadores com história de exposição ao ruído
(Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology, 2008-12-01) [Artigo]
Hearing loss and tinnitus impact the lives of workers in every instance of their lives. Aim: this paper aims to investigate the existence of a dose-response relationship between hearing loss and tinnitus by determining ...
Avaliação dos resultados neonatais do método canguru no Brasil
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2008-09-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate the results of the kangaroo mother method in Brazil. Methods: A prospective cohort study comparing 16 units that have or do not have the second phase of the kangaroo mother method: eight were national ...
Tamoxifen inhibits transforming growth factor-α gene expression in human breast carcinoma samples treated with triiodothyronine
(Journal of Endocrinological Investigation, 2008-12-01) [Artigo]
Objectives: To examine the effects of triiodothyronine (T3), 17β-estradiol (E2), and tamoxifen (TAM) on transforming growth factor (TGF)-α gene expression in primary breast cancer cell cultures and interactions between the ...
Heparinas - Momento atual
(Revista da Associação Médica Brasileira, 2008-11-01) [Editorial]
The importance of hormone receptor analysis in osteosarcoma cells growth submitted to treatment with estrogen in association with thyroid hormone
(Cell Biochemistry and Function, 2008-01-01) [Artigo]
Bone tumor incidence in women peaks at age 50-60, coinciding with the menopause. That estrogen (E2) and triiodothyronine (T3) interact in bone metabolism has been well established. However, few data on the action of these ...
Consenso em criptococose - 2008
(Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2008-09-01) [Artigo]
Methotrexate improves the health-related quality of life of children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
(Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 2008-03-01) [Artigo]
Objectives: To examine the change in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and its determinants in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) treated with methotrexate (MTX). Methods: Patients were extracted from ...
Echocardiographic Doppler estimation of pulmonary artery pressure in critically ill patients with severe hypoxemia
(Anesthesiology, 2008-01-01) [Artigo]
BACKGROUND: In spontaneously breathing cardiac patients, pulmonary artery pressure (PAP) can be accurately estimated from the transthoracic Doppler study of pulmonary artery and tricuspid regurgitation blood flows. In ...
Committees for ethics in research involving human subjects
(Journal International de Bioethique, 2008-03-01) [Artigo]
In Brazil since October 1996 there have been guidelines for research involving human subjects. Now human subjects know when their treatment is part of research. Deceit is no longer tolerated. But is not enough to say we ...
A identidade do agente comunitário de saúde: Uma abordagem fenomenológica
(Ciência & Saúde Coletiva, 2008-01-01) [Artigo]
The structure of Brazil's National Health System (SUS) is being firmed up through programs adding a new element to its multi-professional healthcare teams: Community Healthcare Agents. This study examines psycho-social ...