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Changes in decomposition rate and litterfall in riparian zones with different basal area of exotic Eucalyptus in south-eastern Brazil
(Southern Forests, 2019-07-05) [Artigo]
Exotic species in riparian environments can influence the quantity and quality of litterfall in the ecological system. The objective of this study was to evaluate the influence of Eucalyptus leaves on litterfall and ...
A methodology to determine size and shape of plots for sugarcane plantation
(Scientia Agricola, 2019-07-01) [Artigo]
Brazil is the largest sugarcane producer in the world and the leader in the production of sugar and ethanol. Although sugarcane has become an important factor in the Brazilian economy, cultivation has presented many issues, ...
The role of intra and inter-hospital patient transfer in the dissemination of heathcare-associated multidrug-resistant pathogens
(Epidemics, 2019-03-01) [Artigo]
Healthcare-associated infections cause significant patient morbidity and mortality, and contribute to growing healthcare costs, whose effects may be felt most strongly in developing countries. Active surveillance systems, ...
Inflammation and DNA damage induction in surgical patients maintained with desflurane anesthesia
(Mutation Research - Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 2019-01-01) [Artigo]
The use of anesthetics during surgical interventions may contribute to disorders in the perioperative period. Desflurane is the newest volatile halogenated anesthetic to be introduced in clinical practice. Considering that ...