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Low-dose combined oral contraceptive use is associated with lower bone mineral content variation in adolescents over a 1-year period
(Bmc Endocrine Disorders, 2015-04-03) [Artigo]
Background: Low-dose combined oral contraceptives (COCs) can interfere with bone mass acquisition during adolescence. This study aimed to evaluate bone mineral density (BMD) and bone mineral content (BMC) in female adolescents ...
Comparação entre o Disease Activity Score-28 e o Juvenile Arthritis Disease Activity Score na artrite idiopática juvenil
(Revista Brasileira De Reumatologia, 2015-01-01) [Artigo]
Introduction: the assessment of the activity of rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile idiopathic arthritis is made by means of different tools, respectively DAS-28 and JADAS.Objective: To compare DAS-28 and JADAS with scores ...
The study of cardiovascular risk in adolescents - ERICA: rationale, design and sample characteristics of a national survey examining cardiovascular risk factor profile in Brazilian adolescents
(Bmc Public Health, 2015-02-07) [Artigo]
Background: The Study of Cardiovascular Risk in Adolescents (Portuguese acronym, "ERICA") is a multicenter, school-based country-wide cross-sectional study funded by the Brazilian Ministry of Health, which aims at estimating ...
Growth of preterm low birth weight infants until 24 months corrected age: effect of maternal hypertension
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2015-05-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate the growth pattern of low birth weight preterm infants born to hypertensive mothers, the occurrence of growth disorders, and risk factors for inadequate growth at 24 months of corrected age (CA).Methods: ...
Systematic reviews showed insufficient evidence for clinical practice in 2004: What about in 2011? the next appeal for the evidence-based medicine age
(Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 2013-08-01) [Artigo]
Rationale and aim The aims of the Cochrane systematic reviews are to make readily available and up-to-date information for clinical practice, offering consistent evidence and straightforward recommendations. In 2004, we ...
Differences between the real and the desired worlds in the results of clinical trials
(Clinics, 2015-01-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: We refer to the effectiveness (known as pragmatic or real world) and efficacy (known as explanatory or desired or ideal world) of interventions. However, these terms seem to be randomly chosen by investigators ...