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    • Absence of gender effect on amygdala volume in temporal lobe epilepsy 

      Silva, Ivaldo [UNIFESP]; Lin, Katia; Jackowski, Andrea P. [UNIFESP]; Centeno, Ricardo da Silva [UNIFESP]; Pinto, Magali L. [UNIFESP]; Carrete, Henrique [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP]; Amado, Debora [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2010-11-01)
      Sexual dimorphism has already been described in temporal lobe epilepsy with mesial temporal sclerosis (TLE-MTS). This study evaluated the effect of gender on amygdala volume in patients with TLE-MTS. One hundred twenty-four ...

    • Acute benzodiazepine administration induces changes in homocysteine metabolism in young healthy volunteers 

      Pompeia, Sabine [UNIFESP]; Grego, Bruno H. C. [UNIFESP]; Pradella-Hallinan, Marcia [UNIFESP]; Hachul, Helena [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; D'Almeida, Vania [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2009-08-31)
      Purpose: High cortisol plasma concentrations have been shown to be associated with increases in homocysteine levels. Here we studied whether decreases in cortisol concentration, induced by an acute oral dose of a benzodiazepine, ...

    • Alcohol and Domestic Violence: A Cross-Over Study in Residences of Individuals in Brazil 

      Moreira, Tais de Campos; Ferigolo, Maristela; Fernandes, Simone; Barros, Xenia; Mazoni, Claudia G.; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP]; Fernandes Galduroz, Jose Carlos [UNIFESP]; Barros, Helena M. T. (Springer, 2011-08-01)
      The objective of this study was to investigate psychological or physical violence associated with the use of alcohol, in residences of individuals in Brazil and, also describe the social characteristics of aggressors and ...

    • Alcohol-dependent patients receiving specialised outpatient care: an overview of gender issues 

      Elbreder, Márcia Fonsi [UNIFESP]; Silva, Rebeca de Souza e [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Instituto de Psiquiatria da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 2010-01-01)
      OBJECTIVE: The objective of the present study, with focus on gender, was aimed at evaluating alcohol-dependent individual in terms of socio-demographic variables related to alcohol consumption and therapeutic interventions. ...

    • Associações entre sexo/gênero e suicídio/tentativa de suicídio: revisão integrativa 

      Oliveira, Ingrid Rodrigues [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo, 2021-02-18)
      O suicídio é a segunda maior causa mundial de morte de indivíduos entre 15 a 29 anos. No Brasil é a quarta maior causa de morte entre jovens, no país em média 11.000 pessoas tiram a própria vida por ano e observa-se que ...

    • Breathing disorders in congestive heart failure: gender, etiology and mortality 

      Santos-Silva, Rogerio [UNIFESP]; Figueiredo, Adelaide Cristina de; Mady, Charles; Lorenzi-Filho, Geraldo (Assoc Bras Divulg Cientifica, 2008-03-01)
      We investigated the relationship between sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and Cheyne-Stokes respiration (CSR) while awake as well as mortality. Eighty-nine consecutive outpatients ( 29 females) with congestive heart failure ...

    • Brinquedos, Culturas Infantis E Diversidade De Gênero: Uma Análise Sobre A 'Sexta-Feira: Dia Do Brinquedo' Na Educação Infantil 

      Santos, Paloma Oliveira [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2018-12-05)
      This Research Investigates The Gender Relations In The Small Child From The "Friday: Toy Day", In A Public Institution Of Early Childhood Education In The Countryside Of São Paulo. It Seeks To Understand What Values And ...

    • Ca cara no sol: memórias de desobedientes 

      Silva, Vinicius Alencar Da [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2019-04-04)
      Why do we remember? I'm here, listening to float music28, sharpening a taba, and I caught myself remembering things. I think the description of the scene will tell you possible interpretative meanings that establish alliances ...

    • Childhood trauma in substance use disorder and depression: An analysis by gender among a Brazilian Clinical sample 

      Tucci, Adriana Marcassa [UNIFESP]; Kerr-Corrêa, Florence; Souza-Formigoni, Maria Lucia Oliveira de [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2010-02-01)
      Objective: in this study, we compared the frequency and intensity of childhood traumas in alcohol- or other drug-dependent patients, in patients with depression, and in a control group without psychiatric diagnoses.Methods: ...

    • Concepções de gênero entre homens e mulheres de baixa renda e escolaridade acerca da violência contra a mulher, São Paulo, Brasil 

      Couto, Márcia Thereza [UNIFESP]; Schraiber, Lilia Blima; D'oliveira, Ana Flávia Pires Lucas; Kiss, Ligia Bittencourt (ABRASCO - Associação Brasileira de Saúde Coletiva, 2006-01-01)
      This article discusses how men and women of low income and educational level, living in São Paulo City, think their affective and familiar relationships and the different violent contexts they live in. It consists of a ...