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Production of leukotriene B4 by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
(Yeast, 2012-06-01) [Artigo]
Paracoccidioides brasiliensis is the agent of paracoccidioidomycosis, the most prevalent deep mycosis in Latin America. The production of eicosanoids during fungal infection has been associated with the biology of these ...
High-frequency oscillatory ventilation attenuates oxidative lung injury in a rabbit model of acute lung injury
(Experimental Biology and Medicine, 2011-10-01) [Artigo]
Mechanical ventilation (MV) can induce lung oxidative stress, which plays an important role in pulmonary injury. This study compared protective conventional mechanical ventilation (CMV) and high-frequency oscillatory ...
Respostas agudas pós-exercício dos níveis de lactato sanguíneo e creatinofosfoquinase de atletas adolescentes
(Revista Brasileira de Medicina do Esporte, 2007-12-01) [Artigo]
O crescente interesse de crianças e adolescentes por esportes competitivos induz a uma maior preocupação em prescrever treinamentos adequados a essa população específica. O conhecimento do impacto da intensidade de treinamento ...
Impacto da maturação esquelética em biomarcadores do metabolismo ósseo e na densidade mineral óssea em adolescentes brasileiros saudáveis
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2011-09-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate the behavior of biomarkers of bone formation and resorption in healthy male Brazilian adolescents according to their biological maturation. Methods: Eighty-seven volunteers were divided into age ...
HMGB1 in an experimental model of acute lung injury
(Frontiers in Immunology, 2013) [Resumo]
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]
Effect of low-dose combined oral contraceptives on bone mineral density in adolescents: a 1-year follow-up
(Journal of Adolescent Health, 2013) [Artigo]
Purpose: To assess the bone mineral density (BMD) and bone mineral content (BMC) of female adolescents in use of standard low-dose combined oral contraceptives (COC) (EE 20 mcg/ Desogestrel 150 mcg) for a one-year period ...
Ventilator-induced lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome: a basic science review
(Journal of Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine, 2012) [Artigo]
Acute respiratory distress syndrome is the most severe manifestation of acute lung injury and it is associated with high mortality rate. Despite better understanding of ARDS pathophysiology, its mechanism is still unclear. ...
Cytokines released from blood monocytes and expressed in mucocutaneous lesions of patients with paracoccidioidomycosis evaluated before and during trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole treatment
(British Journal of Dermatology, 2006-04-01) [Artigo]
Background Mucocutaneous lesions in paracoccidioidomycosis are granulomatous and result from tissue responses to Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, the aetiological agent.Objectives and methods In this study we investigate the ...
Interleukin-6 and procalcitonin in children with sepsis and septic shock
(Cytokine, 2008-08-01) [Artigo]
Objectives. To examine the behavior of interleukin-6 (IL-6) and procalcitonin (PCT) and verify whether they can be used to differentiate children with septic conditions. Methods. Septic children aged between 28 days and ...