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    • Acupuncture reduces immune-mediated pulmonary inflammatory lesions induced in rats 

      Katsuya, Elizabeth Marie [UNIFESP]; Pedreira de Castro, Maria Alice [UNIFESP]; Carneiro, Celia Regina Whitaker [UNIFESP]; Yamamura, Ysao [UNIFESP]; Silveira, Vera Lucia Flor [UNIFESP] (Karger, 2009-01-01)
      Introduction: the aim of this report was to experimentally demonstrate the biological actions of acupuncture in an animal model of immune-mediated inflammation associated with a deposition of collagen. Materials and Methods: ...

    • Adaptação e validação do Pediatric Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire (PAQLQ-A) em crianças e adolescentes brasileiros com asma 

      La Scala, Cintia Sayuri Kurokawa [UNIFESP]; Naspitz, Charles Kirov [UNIFESP]; Solé, Dirceu [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria, 2005-02-01)
      OBJECTIVES: To translate the Pediatric Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire (PAQLQ) into Portuguese and adapt it to the Brazilian context, for use in children and adolescents with asthma and to validate the adapted version ...

    • Air pollution and its relationship to lung function among adolescents from Taubate, Sao Paulo, Brazil 

      Toledo, M. Froio; Saraiva-Romanholo, B. Mangueira; Oliveira, R. Carvalho; Silva, L. Ferraz da; Solé, Dirceu [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Doyma Sl, 2018)
      Background: This paper sought to evaluate individual exposure to air pollution by quantifying the carbon in alveolar macrophages (AMs) and its relationship to lung function. We also examined the proximity of participants' ...

    • Allergy immunotherapy across the life cycle to promote active and healthy ageing: from research to policies 

      Calderon, M. A.; Demoly, P.; Casale, T.; Akdis, C. A.; Bachert, C.; Bewick, M.; Bilo, B. M.; Bohle, B.; Bonini, S.; Bush, A.; Caimmi, D. P.; Canonica, G. W.; Cardona, V.; Chiriac, A. M.; Cox, L.; Custovic, A.; De Blay, F.; Devillier, P.; Didier, A.; Di Lorenzo, G.; Du Toit, G.; Durham, S. R.; Eng, P.; Fiocchi, A.; Fox, A. T.; van Wijk, R. Gerth; Gomez, R. M.; Haathela, T.; Halken, S.; Hellings, P. W.; Jacobsen, L.; Just, J.; Tanno, L. K.; Kleine-Tebbe, J.; Klimek, L.; Knol, E. F.; Kuna, P.; Larenas-Linnemann, D. E.; Linneberg, A.; Matricardi, M.; Malling, H. J.; Moesges, R.; Mullol, J.; Muraro, A.; Papadopoulos, N.; Passalacqua, G.; Pastorello, E.; Pfaar, O.; Price, D.; Rodriguez del Rio, P.; Rueff, R.; Samolinski, B.; Scadding, G. K.; Senti, G.; Shamji, M. H.; Sheikh, A.; Sisul, J. C.; Solé, Dirceu [UNIFESP]; Sturm, G. J.; Tabar, A.; Van Ree, R.; Ventura, M. T.; Vidal, C.; Varga, E. M.; Worm, M.; Zuberbier, T.; Bousquet, J. (Biomed Central Ltd, 2016)
      Allergic diseases often occur early in life and persist throughout life. This life-course perspective should be considered in allergen immunotherapy. In particular it is essential to understand whether this al treatment ...

    • Alterações da variabilidade da frequência cardíaca em adultos asmáticos: revisão narrativa 

      Mariano, Karen dos Santos [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo, 2022-01-28)
      A variabilidade da frequência cardíaca (VFC) é uma análise barata, de fácil utilização e que vem sendo muito utilizada na asma. Atualmente existem diversos estudos que realizam essa análise da VFC em asmáticos, para melhor ...

    • Ansiedade e depressão em pacientes com asma: impacto no controle da asma 

      Vieira, Aline Arlindo [UNIFESP]; Santoro, Ilka Lopes [UNIFESP]; Dracoulakis, Samir [UNIFESP]; Caetano, Lilian Ballini [UNIFESP]; Fernandes, Ana Luisa Godoy [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisiologia, 2011-02-01)
      OBJECTIVE: There is evidence that asthma is associated with an increase in psychiatric symptoms and mental disorders. This association can make it difficult to achieve asthma control. The purpose of this study was to ...

    • Asma e doenças alérgicas em escolares de população ribeirinha da região leste da Amazônia 

      Freitas, Marly Sarmanho de Souza [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2011-05-25)
      Background: epidemiological studies have focused on possible association between helminth infection and the development of asthma and/or allergies. Objectives: to evaluate the association between helminth infection and ...

    • Asma e obesidade: determinação de um perfil inflamatório e funcional em mulheres obesas asmáticas São Paulo 2019 

      Rosa, Gilvandro De Almeida [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2019-04-25)
      Introduction: Asthma and obesity are two chronic diseases, difficult to manage and of high and increasing prevalence in several countries of all continents; in Brazil the two diseases are a serious health problem, causing ...

    • Aspergilose broncopulmonar alérgica com imagem radiológica em dedo de luva 

      Kalil, Marta Elizabeth; Fernandes, Ana Luisa Godoy [UNIFESP]; Curzel, Aline Cristiane Da Silva; Cortez, Márcio Zamuner; Lima, Gláucia Cristina Godinho Alves (Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisiologia, 2006-10-01)
      Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis is a lung disease occurring in patients with asthma or cystic fibrosis, triggered by a hypersensitivity reaction to the presence of Aspergillus fumigatus in the airways. We report ...

    • Assessment of sleep bruxism, orthodontic treatment need, orofacial dysfunctions and salivary biomarkers in asthmatic children 

      Amato, Juliana Neide; Tuon, Rogerio Antonio; Castelo, Paula Midori [UNIFESP]; Duarte Gaviao, Maria Beatriz; Barbosa, Tais de Souza (Elsevier B.V., 2015-05-01)
      Objective: To evaluate the sleep bruxism, malocclusions, orofacial dysfunctions and salivary levels of cortisol and alpha-amylase in asthmatic children.Design: 108 7-9-yr-old children were selected from Policlinic Santa ...