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    • The association between TNF-alpha and erectile dysfunction complaints 

      Matos, G. [UNIFESP]; Hirotsu, C. [UNIFESP]; Alvarenga, T. A. [UNIFESP]; Cintra, F. [UNIFESP]; Bittencourt, L. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013-11-01)
      Inflammatory markers like tumour necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-) have been related to erectile dysfunction (ED) and may interact with other cardiovascular risk factors such as obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS). the aim ...
    • Could adult female acne be associated with modern life? 

      Albuquerque, R. G. R. [UNIFESP]; Rocha, M. A. D. [UNIFESP]; Bagatin, Edileia [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2014-10-01)
      In recent years, the prevalence of adult female acne has increased, but the reason for this increase remains unclear. Acne is one of the most common skin disorders. It can be triggered or worsened by endogenous and exogenous ...
    • Distinct Gender-related Sleep Pattern in an Acute Model of TMJ Pain 

      Schutz, T. C. B. [UNIFESP]; Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP]; Silva, A. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP] (Sage Publications Inc, 2009-05-01)
      Since it is recognized that acute inflammation of the temporomandibular joint results in sleep disturbances in male rats, and that the orofacial region may display a site-specific effect of ovarian hormones on nociception, ...
    • The Effect of Different Photoperiods in Circadian Rhythms of Per3 Knockout Mice 

      Pereira, D. S. [UNIFESP]; van der Veen, D. R.; Goncalves, B. S. B.; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; von Schantz, M.; Archer, S. N.; Pedrazzoli, M. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2014-01-01)
      The aim of this study was to analyse the circadian behavioural responses of mice carrying a functional knockout of the Per3 gene (Per3(-/-)) to different light : dark (L : D) cycles. Male adult wild- type (WT) and Per3(-/-) ...
    • Effect of therapeutic massage on insomnia and climacteric symptoms in postmenopausal women 

      Oliveira, D. S. [UNIFESP]; Hachul, H. [UNIFESP]; Goto, V. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Bittencourt, L. R. A. [UNIFESP] (Informa Healthcare, 2012-02-01)
      Introduction Physiological and psychological alterations in the climacteric period frequently influence women's quality of life. Hot flushes, nocturia, mood alterations, respiratory disturbances, insomnia and restless leg ...
    • Effects of sleep loss on sleep architecture in Wistar rats: Gender-specific rebound sleep 

      Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP]; Antunes, I. B. [UNIFESP]; Silva, A. [UNIFESP]; Alvarenga, T. A. F. [UNIFESP]; Baracat, E. C. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2008-05-15)
      This study was designed to examine the influence of gender on sleep rebound architecture after a 4-day paradoxical sleep deprivation period. After a 5-day baseline sleep recording, both male and female rats in different ...
    • EVIDENCE of A SUFFOCATION ALARM SYSTEM WITHIN the PERIAQUEDUCTAL GRAY MATTER of the RAT 

      Schimitel, F. G.; Almeida, G. M. de; Pitol, D. N.; Armini, R. S.; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Schenberg, L. C. (Elsevier B.V., 2012-01-03)
      Dyspnea, hunger for air, and urge to flee are the cardinal symptoms of panic attacks. Patients also show baseline respiratory abnormalities and a higher rate of comorbid and antecedent respiratory diseases. Panic attacks ...
    • GENERALIZABLE OSA CLINICAL SUBGROUPS IN AN INTERNATIONAL SLEEP CENTER POPULATION 

      Keenan, B. T.; Jinyoung, K.; Bittencourt, L. [UNIFESP]; Chen, N.; Cistulli, P.; Magalang, U.; McArdle, N.; Penzel, T.; Sanner, B.; Schwab, R.; Shin, C.; Singh, B.; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Gislason, T.; Pack, A., I (Oxford Univ Press Inc, 2017)
    • Impact of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on left atrial volume and function in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea assessed by real-time three-dimensional echocardiography 

      Oliveira, W. [UNIFESP]; Campos, O. [UNIFESP]; Cintra, F. [UNIFESP]; Matos, L. [UNIFESP]; Vieira, M. L. C. [UNIFESP]; Rollim, B. [UNIFESP]; Fujita, L. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Poyares, D. [UNIFESP] (B M J Publishing Group, 2009-11-15)
      Background: Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) has been reported as a predictor of left ventricle (LV) diastolic dysfunction and left atrium (LA) remodelling. the aim of this study is to evaluate the impact of OSA treatment ...
    • Impact of sleep disorders in cognitive function of thyroid cancer survivors 

      Berti, P. H.; Araujo, P. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2017)
    • The importance of quality of sleep in menopause 

      Albuquerque, R. G. R. [UNIFESP]; Hachul, H. [UNIFESP]; Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP] (Informa Healthcare, 2014-10-01)
    • Increased plasma homocysteine levels in shift working bus drivers 

      Martins, PJF [UNIFESP]; D'Almeida, V [UNIFESP]; Vergani, N. [UNIFESP]; Perez, ABA [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP] (British Med Journal Publ Group, 2003-09-01)
      Background: Previous studies have indicated an association between shift work and cardiovascular disease. There is also considerable epidemiological evidence that hyperhomocysteinemia is an independent risk factor for ...
    • Inflammatory markers are associated with inhibitory avoidance memory deficit induced by sleep deprivation in rats 

      Esumi, Lia Assae [UNIFESP]; Palma, B. D. [UNIFESP]; Gomes, V. L. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Hipolide, D. C. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2011-08-01)
      Sleep deprivation (SD) causes detrimental effects to the body, such as memory impairment and weight loss. SD also changes the concentration of inflammatory mediators such as cytokines, which, in turn, can affect cognitive ...
    • The interaction between erectile dysfunction complaints and depression in men: a cross-sectional study about sleep, hormones and cl uality of life 

      Soterio-Pires, J. H. [UNIFESP]; Hirotsu, C. [UNIFESP]; Kim, L. J. [UNIFESP]; Bittencourt, L. [INIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP] (Nature Publishing Group, 2017)
      Depression (DEP) is one of the main disabling diseases and is considered a contributor factor for erectile dysfunction (ED). Both of these conditions may be associated with hormonal changes and sleep disturbances. We aimed ...
    • Lower dopamine transporter density in an asymptomatic patient with Kleine-Levin syndrome 

      Hoexter, M. Q. [UNIFESP]; Shih, M. C. [UNIFESP]; Mendes, D. D. [UNIFESP]; Godeiro, C. [UNIFESP]; Felicio, A. C. [UNIFESP]; Fu, Y. K.; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Bressan, R. A. [UNIFESP] (Blackwell Publishing, 2008-05-01)
      Background Kleine-Levin syndrome (KLS) is a rare disorder whose pathophysiological mechanisms remain unknown.Patients and methods To investigate dopamine abnormalities in KLS, a [Tc-99m] - TRODAT-1 single photon emission ...
    • Polysomnographic Study of the Prevalence of Sleep Bruxism in a Population Sample 

      Maluly, M. [UNIFESP]; Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP]; Dal-Fabbro, C. [UNIFESP]; Garbuio, S. [UNIFESP]; Bittencourt, L. [UNIFESP]; Siqueira, J. T. T. de [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP] (Sage Publications Inc, 2013-07-01)
      The goal of the current study was to estimate the prevalence of sleep bruxism (SB) in the general population using a representative sample of 1,042 individuals who answered questionnaires and underwent polysomnography (PSG) ...
    • The possible influence of sleep in childhood obesity 

      Boin, A. C. [UNIFESP]; Nozoe, K. T. [UNIFESP]; Polesel, D. N. [UNIFESP]; Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP] (Nature Publishing Group, 2014-02-01)
    • Post-polio syndrome: epidemiologic and prognostic aspects in Brazil 

      Conde, M. T. R. P. [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, A. S. B. [UNIFESP]; Quadros, A. A. J. [UNIFESP]; Moreira, G. A. [UNIFESP]; Silva, H. C. A. [UNIFESP]; Pereira, R. D. B. [UNIFESP]; Silva, T. M. e [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Waldman, E. A. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009-09-01)
      Objectives -To describe the clinical and epidemiological aspects of post-polio syndrome (PPS) and identify predictors of its severity.Materials and methods -132 patients with PPS were selected at the Neuromuscular Disease ...
    • Prostaglandin involvement in hyperthermia induced by sleep deprivation: A pharmacological and autoradiographic study 

      Palma, B. D. [UNIFESP]; Nobrega, J. N.; Gomes, V. L. [UNIFESP]; Esumi, Lia Assae [UNIFESP]; Seabra, M. L. V. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Hipolide, D. C. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2009-02-27)
      Aims: Hyperthermia is a characteristic functional effect of sleep deprivation (SD). We hypothesize here that prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) could be involved in hyperthermia induced by sleep deprivation.Main methods: To address ...
    • The role of progesterone in memory: An overview of three decades 

      Barros, L. A. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, S. [UNIFESP]; Andersen, M. L. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2015-02-01)
      Memory comprises acquisition, consolidation and retrieval of information. Many substances can influence these different phases. It is well demonstrated that sex hormones, mainly estrogen, impact cognitive function. More ...