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Clinical features of pure obsessive-compulsive disorder
(Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2013-10-01) [Artigo]
Objective Psychiatric comorbidity is the rule in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD); however, very few studies have evaluated the clinical characteristics of patients with no co-occurring disorders (non-comorbid or pure ...
Endoscopic supracerebellar infratentorial parapineal approach for third ventricular colloid cyst in a patient with quadrigeminal cistern arachnoid cyst: Case report
(Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery, 2013-06-01) [Artigo]
Components of the acoustic swallowing signal: Preliminary study
(Jornal da Sociedade Brasileira de Fonoaudiologia, 2012-12-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: To analyze the components of the acoustic signal of swallowing using a specific software. Methods: Fourteen healthy subjects ranging in age from 20 to 50 years (mean age 31±10 years), were evaluated. Data collection ...
Laryngeal electromyography in movement disorders: Preliminary data
(Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 2004-09-01) [Artigo]
This study describes preliminary laryngeal electromyography (LEMG) data and botulinum toxin treatment in patients with dysphonia due to movement disorders. Twenty-five patients who had been clinically selected for botulinum ...
Adaptação para o Português do questionário de auto-avaliação de percepção de saúde física e mental da mulher de meia-idade - Questionário da Saúde da Mulher
(Revista de Psiquiatria Clínica, 2002-11-01) [Artigo]
The objective of this study is to translate to Brazilian Portuguese, and validate (criterion) it to the Brazilian population, the Women's Health Questionnaire (WHQ), questionnaire was developed by Hunter (1992) in order ...
Comorbid major depression in obsessive-compulsive disorder patients
(Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2011-07-01) [Artigo]
Although major depressive disorder (MDD) has been consistently considered the most frequent complication of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), little is known about the clinical characteristics of patients with both ...
Dimensional correlates of poor insight in obsessive-compulsive disorder
(Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 2011-08-15) [Artigo]
Background: Cross-sectional studies have associated poor insight in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) with increased OCD symptom severity, earlier age of onset, comorbid depression, and treatment response. ...
Periodontal effects of rapid maxillary expansion with tooth-tissue-borne and tooth-borne expanders: A computed tomography evaluation
(American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2006-06-01) [Artigo]
Introduction: The force delivered during rapid maxillary expansion (RME) produces areas of compression on the periodontal ligament of the supporting teeth. The resulting alveolar bone resorption can lead to unwanted tooth ...
Carotid artery atherosclerotic profile as a predictor of the aorta atherosclerotic profile in patients with cerebrovascular events
(Cerebrovascular Diseases, 2013-09-01) [Artigo]
Background: It is well known that the presence of atheroma of the thoracic aorta is a risk factor for cerebrovascular events. We sought to evaluate whether the presence and the morphology of atherosclerotic plaque in the ...
Symptom dimensions are associated with age of onset and clinical course of obsessive-compulsive disorder
(Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 2013-07-01) [Artigo]
Meta-analysis of the heterogeneous symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) has found a four-factor structure of symptom dimensions consisting of cleaning, forbidden thoughts, symmetry, and hoarding. Research into ...