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Acute and sustained effects of early administration of inhaled nitric oxide to children with acute respiratory distress syndrome
(Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies, 2004-09-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: To determine the acute and sustained effects of early inhaled nitric oxide on some oxygenation indexes and ventilator settings and to compare inhaled nitric oxide administration and conventional therapy on ...
Dornase alfa improves the health-related quality of life among Brazilian patients with cystic fibrosis - A one-year prospective study
(Pediatric Pulmonology, 2010-09-01) [Artigo]
Background: Health-related quality of life (HRQOL) measurements provide valuable information about the psychological and social impact of treatment on patients with cystic fibrosis (CF). This study evaluated the HRQOL of ...
Minerals in the nutrition of extremely low birth weight infants
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2005-03-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To review the literature on the role of calcium, phosphorus and trace elements in the nutrition of extremely low birth weight infants, considering their importance for metabolism, bone mineralization and as ...
Preliminary core sets of measures for disease activity and damage assessment in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus and juvenile dermatomyositis
(Rheumatology, 2003-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective. To identify preliminary core sets of outcome variables for disease activity and damage assessment in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (JSLE) and juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM). Methods. Two questionnaire ...
Uso do óxido nítrico em pediatria
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2003-11-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To review the literature on inhaled nitric oxide and to describe its main clinical applications in pediatrics. Sources of data: A 10 year literature review with selection of the most important publications on ...
The Brazilian version of the Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) and the Child Health Questionnaire (CHQ)
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2001-12-01) [Artigo]
We report the cross-cultural adaptation and validation into Brazilian-Portuguese of the parent's version of two health related quality of life instruments. The Childhood Health Assessment Questionnaire (CHAQ) is a disease ...
Does osteoporosis affect children and adolescents? 
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2004-03-01) [Carta]
Metabolic syndrome risk factors in overweight, obese, and extremely obese brazilian adolescents
(Nutrition Journal, 2013-02-01) [Artigo]
Background: Obesity in infancy and adolescence has acquired epidemic dimensions worldwide and is considered a risk factor for a number of disorders that can manifest at an early age, such as Metabolic Syndrome (MS). In ...
Avaliação dos resultados neonatais do método canguru no Brasil
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2008-09-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate the results of the kangaroo mother method in Brazil. Methods: A prospective cohort study comparing 16 units that have or do not have the second phase of the kangaroo mother method: eight were national ...
Methotrexate improves the health-related quality of life of children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
(Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 2008-03-01) [Artigo]
Objectives: To examine the change in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and its determinants in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) treated with methotrexate (MTX). Methods: Patients were extracted from ...