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The impact of different types of physical activity on total and regional bone mineral density in young Brazilian athletes
(Journal of Sports Sciences, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
Bone turnover is affected by exercise throughout the lifespan, especially during childhood and adolescence. The objective of this study was to investigate the impact of different sports on total and regional bone mineral ...
Hormone profile in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus with previous or current amenorrhea
(Rheumatology International, 2011-08-01) [Artigo]
To identify the underlying mechanism of amenorrhea in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (JSLE) patients, thirty-five (11.7%) JSLE patients with current or previous amenorrhea were consecutively selected among the 298 ...
Fructose in fetal cord blood and its relationship with maternal and 48-hour-newborn blood concentrations
(Early Human Development, 2011-03-01) [Artigo]
Background: Studies have suggested that different non-glucose sugars and sugar alcohols play a role in placental and fetal metabolism. However, the role of fructose in the fetal and newborn metabolism is unclear and studies ...
Prospective Evaluation of Dietary Treatment in Childhood Constipation: High Dietary Fiber and Wheat Bran Intake Are Associated With Constipation Amelioration
(Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
Objectives: The aim of the study was to evaluate, over 24 months, the intake of dietary fiber (DF) and the bowel habit (BH) of constipated children advised a DF-rich diet containing wheat bran.Patients and Methods: BH and ...
Hypoxic-preconditioning induces neuroprotection against hypoxia-ischemia in newborn piglet brain
(Neurobiology of Disease, 2011-08-01) [Artigo]
Preconditioning-induced ischemic tolerance has been documented in the newborn brain, however, the signaling mechanisms of this preconditioning require further elucidation. The aims of this study were to develop a ...
Red blood cell transfusions in the neonate
(NeoReviews, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
Despite recent trends to decrease allogeneic red blood cell (RBC) transfusion thresholds, such transfusions remain an important supportive and life-saving intervention for neonatal intensive care patients. In neonates, ...
O ensino de pediatria na atenção básica em saúde entre as fronteiras do modelo biomédico e a perspectiva da integralidade do cuidado: a visão dos médicos supervisores
(Interface - Comunicação, Saúde, Educação, 2011-12-01) [Artigo]
Trata-se de estudo sobre educação médica, focalizado no ensino de pediatria na atenção básica, com o objetivo de analisar a contribuição da disciplina de Pediatria Social e Comunitária no 4º ano de graduação em medicina ...
Antibiotic treatment schemes for very severe community-acquired pneumonia in children: a randomized clinical study
(Revista Panamericana de Salud Publica - Pan American Journal of Public Health, 2011-06-01) [Artigo]
Objective. To compare clinical response to initial empiric treatment with oxacillin plus ceftriaxone and amoxicillin plus clavulanic acid in hospitalized children diagnosed with very severe community-acquired pneumonia ...
Lymphocyte DNA damage correlates with DNA damage in lung tissue determined by single cell gel electrophoresis
(FASEB Journal, 2011-04-01) [Resumo]
Prevalence of broncopulmonary and otorhinolaryngologic symptoms in children under investigation for gastroesophageal reflux disease: retrospective analysis
(Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology, 2011-06-01) [Artigo]
A Doença do Refluxo Gastroesofágico (DRGE) é uma afecção comum na infância, aumentando as evidências de que o refluxo gastroesofágico seja um cofator importante que contribui para as desordens de vias aéreas, principalmente ...