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Effects of virtual reality therapy on upper limb function after stroke and the role of neuroimaging as a predictor of a better response
(Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria, 2018-10-01) [Artigo]
Background: Virtual reality therapy (VRT) is an interactive intervention that induces neuroplasticity. The aim was to evaluate the effects of VRT associated with conventional rehabilitation for an upper limb after stroke, ...
Impact of unilateral spatial neglect on chronic patient's post-stroke quality of life
(Somatosensory And Motor Research, 2018-01-01) [Artigo]
Background: Unilateral spatial neglect (USN) is the prevalent feature in patients with right-sided stroke. It is diagnosed through the behavior inattention test (BIT) and has a negative impact on patients affecting both ...
Validation of the Catherine Bergego Scale in patients with unilateral spatial neglect after strokeValidação da escala catherine bergego em pacientes com negligência espacial unilateral após acidente vascular cerebral
(Dementia e Neuropsychologia, 2019-01-01) [Artigo]
The Catherine Bergego Scale (CBS) is a scale to evaluates the impact of unilateral spatial neglect (USN) on everyday life of patients after stroke. Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the reliability and ...
Embolic stroke of undetermined source (ESUS) cohort of Brazilian patients in a university hospitalCoorte Brasileira de pacientes com AVC embólico de fonte indeterminada (ESUS) em um hospital universitário
(Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 2019-05-01) [Artigo]
Embolic stroke of undetermined source (ESUS) is an important group of cryptogenic strokes that are in evidence due recent ongoing trials. We reviewed medical records at discharge from the stroke unit of all patients who ...
Myocarditis with cardiogenic shock as the first manifestation of systemic lupus erythematosus
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 2018-12-01) [Artigo]
Adductor Pollicis Muscle Thickness and Obesity Are Associated with Poor Outcome after Stroke: A Cohort Study
(Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, 2018-05-01) [Artigo]
Background: Nutritional status may influence outcome after stroke. It is possible that some obese individuals present reduced fat-free mass. Aims: We aimed to determine if bedside evaluation of body composition by the body ...
Low haemoglobin levels increase unilateral spatial neglect in acute phase of stroke
(Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria, 2014-10-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The objective of this study was to evaluate the relationship between unilateral spatial neglect (USN) and haemoglobin (Hb) level in acute phase of stroke. Method: Cross-sectional study was performed after right ...
Differences between the real and the desired worlds in the results of clinical trials
(Clinics, 2015-01-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: We refer to the effectiveness (known as pragmatic or real world) and efficacy (known as explanatory or desired or ideal world) of interventions. However, these terms seem to be randomly chosen by investigators ...
Association between blood pressure and acute phase stroke case fatality rate: a prospective cohort study
(Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria, 2018-07-01) [Artigo]
Objective: ed to investigate the association between blood pressure and acute phase stroke lethality in a Brazilian intensive care unit. Methods: This was an observational, prospective cohort study of hemorrhagic and ...
Critical analysis of diagnostic criteria (ICHD-3 beta) about migraine in childhood and adolescence
(Arquivos De Neuro-psiquiatria, 2015-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The objective of this study was to prospectively evaluate the International Classification of Headache Disorders I (ICHD-I) diagnostic criteria for migraine in children and adolescents. Methods: 150 pain diaries ...