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    • Altered cardiomyocyte function and trypanosoma cruzi persistence in chagas disease 

      Cruz, Jader Santos [UNIFESP]; Santos-Miranda, Artur [UNIFESP]; Sales-Junior, Policarpo Ademar [UNIFESP]; Monti-Rocha, Renata [UNIFESP]; Campos, Paula Peixoto [UNIFESP]; Machado, Fabiana Simao [UNIFESP]; Roman-Campos, Danilo [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2016)
      Chagas disease, caused by the triatominae Trypanosoma cruzi, is one of the leading causes of heart malfunctioning in Latin America. The cardiac phenotype is observed in 20-30% of infected people 10-40 years after their ...

    • Aplicação de um método de restrição enzimática sobre o gene da protease do HIV-1 para detecção de infecções duplas em pacientes infectados pelo HIV-1 

      Nunes, Edsel Renata de Morais [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2011-01-26)
      Introduction: One of the significant characteristics of the HIV-1 epidemic is the increase of the recombinant forms which can be explained by the existence of individuals being infected by 2 or more distinct viruses, ...

    • Aplicação de um sistema de vigilância de infecções de corrente sanguínea em crianças acompanhadas na Unidade de Hemodiálise Pediátrica do Hospital São Paulo 

      Sucupira, Carolina [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2010-10-27)
      Background: Hemodialysis vascular access infections are a great concern in children with end stage renal disease because in the majority of the pediatric population a venous catheter is used for the initiation of hemodialysis. ...

    • Avaliação da mortalidade após o tranplante renal 

      Ruiz, Priscila Ruppel [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-12-31)
      Methods: This was a retrospective, single-center, case-control study which assessed 324 primary recipients of kidney transplant to evaluate the incidence of infection related deaths in the first 5 years after kidney ...

    • Avaliação do impacto de um programa de intervenções para prevenção de infecção do trato urinário associada ao uso de sonda vesical em pacientes transplantados renais 

      Regagnin, Dejanira Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2010-05-26)
      The urinary tract infection is one of the most ordinary complications after a renal transplant and it may lead to rejection, donor kidney failure, long hospital stay period and increased cost. Although the use of a urinary ...

    • Avaliação do tipo de curativo utilizado em cateter venoso central para hemodiálise 

      Barros, Luciene de Fátima Neves Monteiro de [UNIFESP]; Arênas, Valquíria Grego; Bettencourt, Ana Rita de Cassia [UNIFESP]; Diccini, Solange [UNIFESP]; Fram, Dayana Souza [UNIFESP]; Belasco, Angélica Gonçalves Silva [UNIFESP]; Barbosa, Dulce Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Escola Paulista de Enfermagem, Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2009-01-01)
      OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the efficacy of two types of dressings used on central venous catheter (CVC) in patients undergoing hemodialysis and to determine the rate of local and systemic bacterial infection when using gauze ...

    • Avaliação dos efeitos da ligadura da base do appendix vermiformis do coelho 

      Bazzano, Félix Carlos Ocáriz; Souza, Virginio Cândido Tosta de [UNIFESP]; Corrêa, José Carlos [UNIFESP]; Vieira, Antônio Mauro; Ramos, Eduardo Chibeni Fernandes; Nascimento, Luis Roberto; Novo, Neil Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Juliano, Yara [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Cirurgia, 2000-03-01)
      120 female rabbits were studied, with a weight range from 2.400 to 3.100 g. with the purpose of evaluating the effect of the ligadure in the bottom of the appendix vermiformis of the rabbit and its action, from macroscopic ...

    • Bordetella pertussis infection in paediatric healthcare workers 

      Cunegundes, K. S. A. [UNIFESP]; Moraes-Pinto, M. I. de [UNIFESP]; Takahashi, T. N. [UNIFESP]; Kuramoto, D. A. B. [UNIFESP]; Weckx, L. Y. [UNIFESP] (W B Saunders Co Ltd, 2015-06-01)
      An increased incidence of pertussis has been observed recently in adults, and healthcare workers (HCWs) are considered a risk group for transmission to infants. Prevalence of recent pertussis infection was assessed in HCWs ...

    • Caracterização do perfil de segurança infeccioso dos anticorpos monoclonais imunossupressores 

      Silva, Nayara Aparecida De Oliveira [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2021)
      The occurrence of infections is a widely known adverse event for immunosuppressive drugs, including monoclonal antibodies (mAB). However, immunosuppressive therapy is not the only risk factor for the development of infections. ...

    • Colonização e infecção em pacientes com cateter peridural não tunelizado para analgesia 

      Diccini, Solange [UNIFESP]; Ilsilara, Maria Cecília Torres de Araújo Pimenta [UNIFESP]; Miyake, Mara Harumi [UNIFESP]; Belasco, Angélica Gonçalves Silva [UNIFESP]; Barbosa, Dulce Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Escola Paulista de Enfermagem, Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2010-10-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To correlate the colonization and infection in patients using non-tunneled epidural catheter for analgesia effects. METHODS: This is a prospective study of 109 clinical or surgical patients, with catheter dwell ...