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Validation of the portuguese simple measure of impact of lupus erythematosus in youngsters (SMILEY) in Brazil
(Lupus, 2013-02-01) [Artigo]
Background and Objective: Simple Measure of the Impact of Lupus Erythematosus in Youngsters (SMILEY) is a health-related quality of life (HRQOL) assessment tool for pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), which has ...
Proactive management of extreme prematurity: Disagreement between obstetricians and neonatologists
(Journal of Perinatology, 2012-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To verify, in extremely preterm infants, if disagreement between obstetricians and neonatologists regarding proactive management is associated with early death.Study Design: Prospective cohort of 484 infants ...
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 ...
Chronic Ethanol Consumption Alters All-Trans-Retinoic Acid Concentration and Expression of Their Receptors on the Prostate: A Possible Link Between Alcoholism and Prostate Damage
(Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 2013-01-01) [Artigo]
Background: Ethanol (EtOH) alters the all-trans-retinoic acid (ATRA) levels in some tissues. Retinol and ATRA are essential for cell proliferation, differentiation, and maintenance of prostate homeostasis. It has been ...
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 ...