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    • Adequação da indexação de artigos de ensaios clínicos na base de dados Literatura Latino-americana e do Caribe em Ciências da Saúde (LILACS): estudo de periódicos da área de cardiologia 

      Conceição, Maria Anália da [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016)
      Fundamento: As revisões sistemáticas (RS) são consideradas o mais alto nível de evidência para a tomada de decisão em questões de cuidados de saúde. Um dos primeiros passos de uma RS envolve a identificação de todos ...
    • Aspirin plus calcium supplementation to prevent superimposed preeclampsia: a randomized trial 

      Souza, E.v.; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Atallah, Álvaro Nagib [UNIFESP]; Dos Santos, G.m.s.; Kulay Jr, L.; Sass, Nelson [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2014-05-02)
      Preeclampsia is an important cause of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality. Previous studies have tested calcium supplementation and aspirin separately to reduce the incidence of preeclampsia but not the effects ...
    • Association between rates of caesarean section and maternal and neonatal mortality in the 21st century: a worldwide population-based ecological study with longitudinal data 

      Ye, J.; Zhang, J.; Mikolajczyk, R.; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Guelmezoglu, A. M.; Betran, A. P. (Wiley, 2016)
      ObjectiveCaesarean section was initially performed to save the lives of the mother and/or her baby. Caesarean section rates have risen substantially worldwide over the past decades. In this study, we set out to compile all ...
    • Bioidentical hormones for women with vasomotor symptoms 

      Gaudard, Ana Marcia Iunes Salles; Souza, Sulani Silva de; Puga, Maria Eduarda dos Santos [UNIFESP]; Marjoribanks, Jane; Silva, Edina Mariko Koga da [UNIFESP]; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP] (Univ Sao Paulo, Escola De Enfermagem De Ribeirao Preto, 2016)
      Background Various hormone therapies (HT) are available to treat menopausal vasomotor symptoms. Bioidentical hormones are chemically identical to those produced by the human body, and several types are well-tested and ...
    • Biomarkers of spontaneous preterm birth: a systematic review of studies using multiplex analysis 

      Polettini, Jossimara; Cobo, Teresa; Kacerovsky, Marian; Vinturache, Angela E.; Laudanski, Piotr; Peelen, Myrthe J. C. S.; Helmer, Hanns; Lamont, Ronald F.; Takeda, Jun; Lapointe, Jerome; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Zhong, Nanbert; Menon, Ramkumar (Walter De Gruyter Gmbh, 2017)
      Objective: Despite decades of research on risk indicators of spontaneous preterm birth (PTB), reliable biomarkers are still not available to screen or diagnose high-risk pregnancies. Several biomarkers in maternal and fetal ...
    • Biomarkers of Spontaneous Preterm Birth: An Overview of the Literature in the Last Four Decades 

      Menon, Ramkumar; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Voltolini, Chiara; Torricelli, Michela; Merialdi, Mario; Betran, Ana Pilar; Widmer, Mariana; Allen, Tomas; Davydova, Iulia; Khodjaeva, Zulfiya; Thorsen, Poul; Kacerovsky, Marian; Tambor, Vojtich; Massinen, Tytti; Nace, Judith; Arora, Chander (Sage Publications Inc, 2011-11-01)
      Background: Understanding spontaneous preterm birth ([PTB] < 37 weeks) is difficult due to heterogeneities associated with multitudes of risk factors and pathophysiological pathways. Several biomarkers are routinely used ...
    • Born in Brazil: shining a light for change 

      Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Betran, Ana Pilar; Belizan, Jose M. (Biomed Central Ltd, 2016)
      The Birth in Brazil study is the largest national hospital-based survey in Brazil regarding birth practices. Conducted in 2011-2012, it collected information from 266 public and private healthcare facilities and interviewed ...
    • A bovine protocol for training professionals in preimplantation genetics diagnosis using polymerase chain reactions 

      Almodin, Carlos Gilberto [UNIFESP]; Moron, Antonio Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Kulay Junior, Luiz [UNIFESP]; Minguetti-Camara, Vânia Cibele; Moraes, Andréa Cristina [UNIFESP]; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2005-10-01)
      Objective: To develop a bovine protocol for training in preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) using PCR.Design: Randomized study.Setting: Human reproduction PCR laboratory.Patient(s): Cow ovaries obtained from ...
    • Os Brasileiros Preferem O Parto Cesário? Uma Revisão Sisitemática E Metanálise De Estudos Observacionais 

      Carvalho, Marilia Reiter [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2017-01-31)
      Objective: This systematic review aimed to identify, appraise and synthesize the results of studies on the birth preferences of Brazilians. Methods: We conducted searches in three electronic databases (MEDLINE, LILACS and ...
    • Brazilian Cochrane Center: 15th Anniversary 

      Riera, Rachel [UNIFESP]; Atallah, Álvaro Nagib [UNIFESP]; Melnik, Tamara [UNIFESP]; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP] (Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 2012-01-01)
    • Brazilian Residents' Attitude and Practice Toward Sexual Health Issues in Pregnant Patients 

      Vieira, Teresa C. S. B. [UNIFESP]; Souza, Eduardo de [UNIFESP]; Abdo, Carmita H. N.; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Santana, Tania G. M.; Leite, Alessandra P. L.; Nakamura, Mary U. [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2012-10-01)
      Introduction. Sexual difficulties and questions regarding sexual function are frequent in pregnancy, yet they are infrequently discussed in academic communities, medical schools, and residency programs. Embarrassment, lack ...
    • Calcium supplementation during pregnancy for preventing hypertensive disorders and related problems 

      Hofmeyr, G. Justus; Lawrie, Theresa A.; Atallah, Álvaro Nagib [UNIFESP]; Duley, Lelia; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2010-01-01)
      BackgroundPre-eclampsia and eclampsia are common causes of serious morbidity and death. Calcium supplementation may reduce the risk of preeclampsia through a number of mechanisms, and may help to prevent preterm ...
    • Chronic use of indinavir in albino rat pregnancy (Rattus norvegicus albinus, Rodentia, Mammalia): Biological assay 

      Quintino, Marisa Pascale [UNIFESP]; Nakamura, Mary Uchiyama [UNIFESP]; Simoes, Manuel de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Araujo Junior, Edward [UNIFESP]; Oliveira Filho, Ricardo Martins de [UNIFESP]; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Espiridião, Silvia [UNIFESP]; Kulay Júnior, Luiz [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011-09-01)
      Aim: Assess possible adverse effects of the chronic use of indinavir during pregnancy in a rat model.Methods: 40 pregnant EOM-1 albino rats were randomly allocated into four groups of 10 animals each: a control (Ctr) group ...
    • Classifications for Cesarean Section: A Systematic Review 

      Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Betran, Ana Pilar; Souza, Joao Paulo; Widmer, Mariana; Allen, Tomas; Gulmezoglu, Metin; Merialdi, Mario (Public Library Science, 2011-01-20)
      Background: Rising cesarean section (CS) rates are a major public health concern and cause worldwide debates. To propose and implement effective measures to reduce or increase CS rates where necessary requires an appropriate ...
    • The Cochrane Collaboration and the World Health Organization: new perspectives for an old relationship 

      Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP] (Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 2010-01-01)
    • Comparative evaluation of digital mammography and film mammography: systematic review and meta-analysis 

      Iared, Wagner [UNIFESP]; Shigueoka, David Carlos [UNIFESP]; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Velloni, Fernanda Garozzo [UNIFESP]; Ajzen, Sergio Aron [UNIFESP]; Atallah, Álvaro Nagib [UNIFESP]; Valente, Orsine [UNIFESP] (Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 2011-01-01)
      CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: Mammography is the best method for breast-cancer screening and is capable of reducing mortality rates. Studies that have assessed the clinical impact of mammography have been carried out using film ...
    • Continuing medical education in Brazil: what about obstetricians and gynecologists? 

      Sass, Nelson [UNIFESP]; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Soares, Bernardo Garcia De Oliveira [UNIFESP]; Atallah, Álvaro Nagib [UNIFESP] (Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 2005-01-01)
      CONTEXT: In Brazil, obstetricians and gynecologists are not required to submit to periodical evaluations to ascertain their professional competence in dealing with new concepts and therapies. OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the ...
    • Contraceptive practices in women with sickle-cell disease 

      Carvalho, Natalia da Silva [UNIFESP]; Braga, Josefina Pellegrini [UNIFESP]; Barbieri, Marcia [UNIFESP]; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Figueiredo, Maria Stella [UNIFESP]; Guazzelli, Cristina Aparecida Falbo [UNIFESP] (Taylor & Francis Inc, 2017)
      This was a cross-sectional study of sexually active women with sickle-cell disease (SCD) managed at SAo Paulo Federal University during a one-year period. A total of 54 women were included. Mean age was 32.0 (11.2, standard ...
    • Curva glicêmica na gestação: conhecimento, percepção e atitude das gestantes 

      Alecrim, Maria De Jesus [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2019-04-25)
      Objective: To assess the experience of undergoing an Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT) during pregnancy. Methods: This was an analytic, cross-sectional study. We included 152 women, 24-34 weeks, with a singleton, live ...
    • Cytokine gene polymorphisms in preeclampsia and eclampsia 

      Barbosa de Lima, Telmo H.; Sass, Nelson [UNIFESP]; Mattar, Rosiane [UNIFESP]; Moron, Antonio Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Franchim, Camila Sommerauer [UNIFESP]; Daher, Silvia [UNIFESP] (Nature Publishing Group, 2009-07-01)
      The clinical spectrum of preeclampsia ( PE) ranges from mild hypertension to severe vasospasm associated with convulsions and multiple organ damage. the biological factors that determine the progression of PE to eclampsia ...