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Conductive hearing loss in children with bronchopulmonary dysplasia: A longitudinal follow-up study in children aged between 6 and 24 months
(Early Human Development, 2010-06-01) [Artigo]
Aims: To determine the occurrence of isolated and recurrent episodes of conductive hearing loss (CHL) during the first two years of life in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants with and without bronchopulmonary dysplasia ...
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 ...
Application of the Criteria of Acute Kidney Injury Networt and the Criteria pRIFLE in Critically III Children
(Pediatric Nephrology, 2010-09-01) [Resumo]
Long-Term Outcome and Prognostic Factors of Juvenile Dermatomyositis: A Multinational, Multicenter Study of 490 Patients
(Arthritis Care & Research, 2010-01-15) [Artigo]
Objective. To investigate the long-term outcome and prognostic factors of juvenile dermatomyositis (DM) through a multinational, multicenter study.Methods. Patients consisted of inception cohorts seen between 1980 and 2004 ...
PRONE POSITIONING ATTENUATES LUNG INFLAMMATORY INJURY IN AN ACUTE LUNG INJURY MODEL IN RABBITS UNDER HIGH-FREQUENCY OSCILLATORY VENTILATION
(Critical Care Medicine, 2010-12-01) [Artigo]
Comparison between procalcitonin and C-reactive protein for early diagnosis of children with sepsis or septic shock
(Inflammation Research, 2010-08-01) [Artigo]
The objective of the paper is to examine the behavior of C-reactive protein (CRP) and procalcitonin (PCT) in the first 12 h of admission and verify which performs better to differentiate children with septic conditions.Septic ...
EULAR/PRINTO/PRES criteria for Henoch-Schonlein purpura, childhood polyarteritis nodosa, childhood Wegener granulomatosis and childhood Takayasu arteritis: Ankara 2008. Part I: Overall methodology and clinical characterisation
(Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 2010-05-01) [Artigo]
Objectives To report methodology and overall clinical, laboratory and radiographic characteristics for Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP), childhood polyarteritis nodosa (c-PAN), c-Wegener granulomatosis (c-WG) and c-Takayasu ...
A new short and simple health-related quality of life measurement for paediatric rheumatic diseases: initial validation in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
(Rheumatology, 2010-07-01) [Artigo]
Objective. To develop and validate a new short and simple measure of health-related quality of life (HRQL) in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA).Methods. The Paediatric Rheumatology Quality of Life Scale ...
Effects of pancreas transplantation on oxidative stress in pulmonary tissue from alloxan-induced diabetic rats
(Transplantation Proceedings, 2010-07-01) [Artigo]
Purpose. There is considerable evidence that cellular oxidative stress caused by hyperglycemia plays an important role in the genesis and evolution of chronic diabetic lesions. In this study, we determined the effectiveness ...