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Cannabinoids for spasticity due to multiple sclerosis or paraplegia: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
(Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 2017-10-01) [Resenha]
Objectives Spasticity remains highly prevalent in patients with spinal cord injury and multiple sclerosis. To summarize the effects of cannabinoids compared with usual care, placebo for spasticity due to multiple sclerosis ...
Abnormal Spontaneous Eye Movements as Initial Presentation of Organophosphate Poisoning
(Tremor And Other Hyperkinetic Movements, 2017-01-01) [Artigo]
Background: Atypical ocular bobbing may result from an intentional poisoning from an organophosphate compound. Phenomenology Shown: The patient exhibited conjugated, slow, arrhythmic, unpredictable eye movements in all ...
Salivary cortisol levels: the importance of clown doctors to reduce stress
(Pediatric Reports, 2016-01-01) [Artigo]
This study was designed to correlate entertainment of clown-doctors (CD) activities on hospitalized children and aphysiological biomarker. For this purpose we collected saliva samples and verified children satisfaction ...
Brazilian guidelines for endovascular treatment of patients with acute ischemic stroke
(Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria, 2017-01-01) [Artigo]
These guidelines are the result of a joint effort from writing groups of the Brazilian Stroke Society, the Scientific Department of Cerebrovascular Diseases of the Brazilian Academy of Neurology, the Brazilian Stroke Network ...
A cross-cultural clinical comparison between subjects with obsessive-compulsive disorder from the United States and Brazil
(Psychiatry Research, 2017-08-01) [Artigo]
Although OCD is a global problem, the literature comparing, in a direct and standardized way, the manifestations across countries is scarce. Therefore, questions remain as to whether some important clinical findings are ...
Comorbidity, age of onset and suicidality in obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD): An international collaboration
(Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2017-07-01) [Artigo]
Objectives To collate data from multiple obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) treatment centers across seven countries and five continents, and to report findings in relation to OCD comorbidity, age of onset of OCD and ...
Stroke Chameleons Manifesting as Distinct Radial Neuropathies: Expertise Can Hasten the Diagnosis
(Case Reports in Neurology, 2017-01-01) [Artigo]
Objective: Stroke chameleons encompass an atypical group of syndromes that do not initially appear to be cerebrovascular accidents. The objective of this study was to report patients with different lesions of central origin ...
Beyond weakness: Characterization of pain, sensory profile and conditioned pain modulation in patients with motor neuron disease: A controlled study
(European Journal of Pain (United Kingdom), 2018-01-01) [Artigo]
Background: Motor neuron diseases (MND) represent a group of disorders that evolve with inexorable muscle weakness and medical management is based on symptom control. However, deeper characterization of non-motor symptoms ...
Characterization of patients treated by rehabilitation service after establishing of an acute stroke unit in a Brazilian hospital
(Journal Of Physical Therapy Science, 2015-08-01) [Artigo]
[Purpose] The study aimed to characterize patients treated by rehabilitation section after establishment of an acute stroke unit. [Subjects and Methods] Medical consultation records of individuals with ischemic stroke were ...
SCALP Syndrome associated with central nervous system melanoma
(International Journal of Dermatology, 2018-01-01) [Artigo]