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Probability of remission of juvenile idiopathic arthritis following treatment with steroid joint injection
(Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
Objective: Steroid joint injection is indicated as starting treatment for juvenile idiopathic arthritis, but its effect as single treatment has not been explored. Our aim was to estimate arthritis remission probability ...
Guidelines for the management and treatment of periodic fever syndromes: Periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and adenitis syndrome
(Revista Brasileira de Reumatologia, 2016-01-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To establish guidelines based on scientific evidence for the management of periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and adenitis (PFAPA) syndrome. Description of the evidence collection method: The ...
Perinatal Transmission of Yellow Fever, Brazil, 2009
(Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2011-09-01) [Carta]
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 ...
Resolution, access, and waiting time for specialties in different models of care
(Revista de saude publica, 2020-01-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to identify the treatment demands coming from primary health care units and, based on that, the demand for referrals to medical specialties in reference services. This study is justified by the ...
Methotrexate improves the health-related quality of life of children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
(Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 2008-03-01) [Artigo]
Objectives: To examine the change in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and its determinants in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) treated with methotrexate (MTX). Methods: Patients were extracted from ...
The Ped-APS registry: The antiphospholipid syndrome in childhood
(Lupus, 2009-08-25) [Artigo]
In recent years, antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) has been increasingly recognised in various paediatric autoimmune and nonautoimmune diseases, but the relatively low prevalence and heterogeneity of APS in childhood made ...
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 ...
ANTI-RO/SSA and/or ANTI-La/SSB Antibodies: Association with Mild LUPUS Manifestations in 645 Childhood-Onset Systemic LUPUS Erythematosus
(Arthritis & Rheumatology, 2016-10-01) [Resumo]
Risk factors for amenorrhea in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (JSLE): a Brazilian multicentre cohort study
(Lupus, 2007-01-01) [Artigo]
We evaluated the prevalence and clinical associations of amenorrhea in 298 female juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (JSLE) patients (ACR criteria) followed in 12 Brazilian Paediatric Rheumatology centres. Amenorrhea ...