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Stroke in ancient times - a reinterpretation of Psalms 137 : 5,6
(Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 2008-09-01) [Artigo]
Stroke was probably first described in Psalms 136: 5-6 of the Catholic Bible, and Psalms 137:5-6 of the Evangelical Bible. Based on the Portuguese, Spanish, English, German, Dutch, Russian, Greek, and original Hebrew Bible, ...
The natural history of carpal tunnel syndrome: A study of 20 hands evaluated 4 to 9 years after initial diagnosis
(Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, 2003-07-01) [Artigo]
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is the most frequent entrapment neuropathy. In the last decade several papers have been published on epidemiology, clinical aspects, diagnosis, and treatment, but little is known about its ...
Silent period in carpal tunnel syndrome
(Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, 2000-01-01) [Artigo]
The silent period is a misunderstood electrophysiological phenomenon leading to several different hypotheses explaining its electrogenesis. It has been studied by different authors and different methodologies giving a wide ...
Traumatic subdural hygromas: Proposed pathogenesis based classification
(Journal of Trauma-injury Infection and Critical Care, 2008-03-01) [Artigo]
Background: Traumatic subdural hygroma (TSHy) is an accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in the subdural space after head injury. It appears to be relatively common, but its onset time and natural history are not well ...
Laryngeal electromyography: Technical features
(Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, 2004-06-01) [Artigo]
Laryngeal Electromyography (LEMG) is an auxiliary diagnostic method used for the comprehension and diagnosis of different neurological diseases that compromise laryngeal function. The most common LEMG technique is the ...
Traumatic surdural hygroma - Five cases with changed density and spontaneous resolution
(Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 2007-03-01) [Artigo]
Thirty-four consecutive adult patients with subdural traumatic hygroma were analysed for clinical evolution, serial computed tomography scan (CT), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) over a period of several months. Five ...
Blink reflex: comparison of latency measurements in different human races
(Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 2002-09-01) [Artigo]
Latências do reflexo trigêmino-facial e índices cefalométricos foram analisados em 30 voluntários adultos normais, de 3 diferentes raças, sendo 10 brancos, 10 negros e 10 orientais. Idades variaram de 15 a 59 anos, alturas ...
Aspectos terapêuticos da mononeuropatia de nervo intercostal - Casos oriundos de um serviço de terapia antálgica em hospital universitário
(São Paulo Medical Journal, 2005-12-01) [Artigo]
Laryngeal electromyography: Contribution to vocal fold immobility diagnosis
(Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, 2004-09-01) [Artigo]
Laryngeal Electromyography (LEMG) is a diagnostic test commonly used in patients with vocal fold movement disorder The aim of this study is to describe LEMG in patients with vocalfold immobility. A total of 55 dysphonic ...
A systematic review of anti-inflammatories for mild to moderate carpal tunnel syndrome
(Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease, 2009-09-01) [Resenha]
The purpose of this study was to evaluate anti-inflammatory drugs in the medium- and long-term management of mild to moderate carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). The authors conducted a systematic review of the literature on the ...