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Inflammatory and oxidative stress airway markers in premature newborns of hypertensive mothers
(Brazilian Journal Of Medical And Biological Research, 2016-01-01) [Artigo]
Although oxidative stress and inflammation are important mechanisms in the pathophysiology of preeclampsia and preterm diseases, their contribution to the respiratory prognosis of premature infants of hypertensive mothers ...
Salivary cortisol levels: the importance of clown doctors to reduce stress
(Pediatric Reports, 2016-01-01) [Artigo]
This study was designed to correlate entertainment of clown-doctors (CD) activities on hospitalized children and aphysiological biomarker. For this purpose we collected saliva samples and verified children satisfaction ...
Excess body fat negatively affects bone mass in adolescents
(Nutrition, 2014-07-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of excess body fat on bone mass in overweight, obese, and extremely obese adolescents.Methods: This study included 377 adolescents of both sexes, ages 10 to ...
Effects of therapeutic approach on the neonatal evolution of very low birth weight infants with patent ductus arteriosus
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To analyze the effects of treatment approach on the outcomes of newborns (birth weight [BW] < 1,000 g) with patent ductus arteriosus (PDA), from the Brazilian Neonatal Research Network (BNRN) on: death, ...
Detection of oxacillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus isolated from the neonatal and pediatric units of a brazilian teaching hospital
(Clinical Medicine. Pediatrics, 2009) [Artigo]
To determine, by phenotypic and genotypic methods, oxacillin susceptibility in Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from pediatric and neonatal intensive care unit patients seen at the University Hospital of the Botucatu ...
Diagnostic accuracy of semi-quantitative and quantitative culture techniques for the diagnosis of catheter-related infections in newborns and molecular typing of isolated microorganisms
(BMC Infectious Diseases, 2014-05-22) [Artigo]
Background: Catheter-related bloodstream infections (CR-BSIs) have become the most common cause of healthcare-associated bloodstream infections in neonatal intensive care units (ICUs). Microbiological evidence implicating ...
Nasal polyposis in cystic fibrosis: follow-up of children and adolescents for a 3-year period
(Brazilian Journal Of Otorhinolaryngology, 2017-11-01) [Artigo]
Introduction : Nasal polyposis is often found in patients with cystic fibrosis. Objective : To assess the incidence of nasal polyposis, the response to medical treatment, recurrence and the need for surgical intervention ...
EPIDEMIOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES FOR CHILDHOOD-ONSET SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS PATIENTS: A SURVEY IN LATIN AMERICA
(Annals Of The Rheumatic Diseases, 2018-06-01) [Resumo]
Bone metabolism biomarkers, body weight, and bone age in healthy Brazilian male adolescents
(Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism, 2012-06-01) [Artigo]
Eighty-seven male volunteers were grouped according to bone age (BA): 10-12 years (n=25), 13-15 years (n=36), and 16-18 years (n=26), and the following were recorded for each: weight (kg), height (m), BMI (kg/m(2)), calcium ...
Autoimmune hepatitis in 847 childhoodonset systemic lupus erythematosus population: A multicentric cohort study
(Advances in Rheumatology, 2018-01-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) in a multicenter cohort of childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (cSLE) patients. Methods: This retrospective multicenter study included 847 patients with cSLE, ...