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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]
Epidemiological Features of Patients with Subdural Hygroma in a Prospective Case Series
(Brazilian Neurosurgery-arquivos Brasileiros De Neurocirurgia, 2017-12-01) [Artigo]
Subdural hygroma is an accumulation of a cerebrospinal fluid-like fluid in the subdural space. It is a common epiphenomenon after a traumatic brain injury (TBI), but it may also occur after brain surgeries. A total of 17 ...
Amnestic dementia impairment in Parkinson's disease: The role of body composition, ageing and insulin resistance
(Clinical Nutrition ESPEN, 2017-08-01) [Artigo]
Background The risk of cognitive impairment associated with Parkinson's disease (PD) is related to ageing. The role of body compartmentalization and associated metabolic dysfunctions, as a risk factor for dementia in PD ...
Apolipoprotein E genotype is not associated with cognitive impairment in older adults with bipolar disorder
(Bipolar Disorders, 2016-02-01) [Artigo]
Objectives: Cognitive decline is part of the long-term outcome for many individuals with bipolar disorder (BD). The ε4 allele (APOE*4) of apolipoprotein E (APOE) is a well-established risk factor for dementia in Alzheimer's ...
Frequency of subclinical atherosclerosis in Brazilian HIV-infected patientsFrequência de aterosclerose Subclínica em Brasileiros infectados pelo HIV
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 2018-05-01) [Artigo]
Background: AIDS as well as atherosclerosis are important public health problems. The longer survival among HIV-infected is associated with increased number of cardiovascular events in this population, and this association ...
Defective expression of apoptosis-related molecules in multiple sclerosis patients is normalized early after autologous haematopoietic stem cell transplantation
(Clinical and Experimental Immunology, 2017-03-01) [Artigo]
Defective apoptosis might be involved in the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis (MS). We evaluated apoptosis-related molecules in MS patients before and after autologous haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (AHSCT) ...
Risk factors associated with resistance to HIV testing among transwomen in Brazil
(Aids Care-psychological And Socio-medical Aspects Of Aids/hiv, 2016-01-02) [Artigo]
Transwomen are a high-risk population for HIV/AIDS worldwide. However, many transwomen do not test for HIV. This study aimed to identify factors associated with resistance to HIV testing among transwomen in Fortaleza/CE. ...
Syndromic craniosynostosis: neuropsycholinguistic abilities and imaging analysis of the central nervous system
(Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria, 2017-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To characterize patients with syndromic craniosynostosis with respect to their neuropsycholinguistic abilities and to present these findings together with the brain abnormalities. Methods: Eighteen patients with ...
Mandibular movements and bite force in Alzheimer's disease before and after new denture insertion
(Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 2017-03-01) [Artigo]
Chewing impairment has been observed in elders with Alzheimer's disease (AD); however, it is unknown whether oral rehabilitation can improve their masticatory function. This study evaluated the influence of new removable ...