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Enzyme replacement therapy for Anderson-Fabry disease.
(Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), 2013-04-03) [Artigo]
Anderson-Fabry disease is an X-linked defect of glycosphingolipid metabolism. Progressive renal insufficiency is a major source of morbidity, additional complications result from cardio- and cerebro-vascular involvement. ...
Dexmedetomidine on renal ischemia-reperfusion injury in rats: assessment by means of NGAL and histology
(Renal Failure, 2015-04-01) [Artigo]
Background: Ischemic acute kidney injury is a common occurrence in the perioperative period and in critical patients admitted to intensive care units. The reestablishment of blood supply may worsen injury through the ...
A lung computed tomographic assessment of positive end-expiratory pressure-induced lung overdistension
(American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 1998-12-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to assess positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP)-induced lung overdistension and alveolar recruitment in six patients with acute lung injury (ALI) using a computed tomographic (CT) scan method. ...
Renal function after coronary artery bypass graft using dexmedetomidine
(Open Journal of Anesthesiology, 2013) [Artigo]
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is defined by 0.3 mg/dL increase in serum creatinine (SCr) and is associated with higher incidence of postoperative mortality after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG). There are few clinical ...
Two-hour creatinine clearance and glomerular filtration rate estimated from serum cystatin C and creatinine in the elderly to preoperative period
(Open Journal of Nephrology, 2013) [Artigo]
Introduction: The utility of estimates of glomerular filtration rate based on creatinine and cystatin C serum levels to assess renal function in older surgical patients remains to be determined. Objective: To determine ...
Is visceral fat a better predictor of the incidence of impaired glucose tolerance or type 2 diabetes mellitus than subcutaneous abdominal fat? A systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies
(PeerJ PrePrints, 2014) [Artigo]
Background: several lines of evidence show that abdominal fat is strongly associated with insulin resistance and dysglycemia (impaired glucose tolerance - igt or type 2 diabetes mellitus - t2dm). however, which component ...
Does spinal block through tattooed skin cause histological changes in nervous tissue and meninges?: an experimental model in rabbits
(Regional Anesthesia And Pain Medicine, 2015) [Artigo]
Although there is no documented evidence that tattoo pigments can cause neurological complications, the implications of performing neuraxial anesthesia through tattooed skin are unknown. In this study, we aimed to assess ...
Sedação com sufentanil e clonidina em pacientes submetidos a cateterismo cardíaco
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 2011-03-01) [Artigo]
FUNDAMENTO: A sedação para a realização de cateterismo cardíaco tem sido alvo de preocupação. Benzodiazepínicos, agonistas alfa-2 adrenérgicos e opioides são utilizados para esse fim, entretanto, cada um destes medicamentos ...
Lack of lung tissue and systemic accumulation after consecutive daily aerosols of amikacin in ventilated piglets with healthy lungs
(Anesthesiology, 2003-04-01) [Artigo]
Botucatu, Brazil: A Regional Community Palliative Care Model
(Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 2007-05-01) [Artigo]
The Pain Management and Palliative Care Service in the Department of Anesthesia at Botucatu Medical School, UNESP is a pioneer in Brazil. Based on an interdisciplinary team that provides specialized inpatient, ambulatory ...