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    • Associação entre a evolução da disfunção orgânica e as concentrações de citocinas na fase inicial do choque séptico 

      Machado, Flávia Ribeiro [UNIFESP]; Sanches, Luciana Coelho [UNIFESP]; Azevedo, Luciano Cesar Pontes [UNIFESP]; Brunialti, Milena Karina Coló [UNIFESP]; Lourenco, Dayse Maria [UNIFESP]; Noguti, Maria Aparecida Eiko [UNIFESP]; Salomão, Reinaldo [UNIFESP] (Associação de Medicina Intensiva Brasileira - AMIB, 2011-12-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To investigate the correlation of organ dysfunction and its progression with inflammatory response during the early phases of septic shock by assessing baseline cytokine concentrations. METHODS: This study ...

    • Epidemiologia e desfecho de pacientes cirúrgicos não cardíacos em unidades de terapia intensiva no Brasil 

      Lobo, Suzana Margareth; Rezende, Ederlon; Knibel, Marcos Freitas; Silva, Nilton Brandão Da; Páramo, José Antonio Matos; Nácul, Flávio; Mendes, Ciro Leite; Assunção, Murilo [UNIFESP]; Costa Filho, Rubens Carmo; Grion, Cíntia C.; Pinto, Sérgio Felix; Mello, Patricia M. Veiga De Carvalho; Maia, Marcelo De Oliveira; Duarte, Péricles Almeida Delfino; Gutierrez, Fernando; Okabe, Renata; Silva Junior, João Manuel Da; Carvalho, Aline Affonso De; Lopes, Marcel Rezende (Associação de Medicina Intensiva Brasileira - AMIB, 2008-12-01)
      OBJECTIVES: Due to the dramatic medical breakthroughs and an increasingly ageing population, the proportion of patients who are at risk of dying following surgery is increasing over time. The aim of this study was to ...

    • Ionized hypocalcemia is an early event and is associated with organ dysfunction in children admitted to the intensive care unit 

      Barbosa Dias, Cacilda Rosa [UNIFESP]; Leite, Heitor Pons [UNIFESP]; Nogueira, Paulo Cesar Koch [UNIFESP]; Carvalho, Werther Brunow de [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2013-10-01)
      Purpose: the purpose was to determine the frequency and risk factors of ionized hypocalcemia and to evaluate this disturbance as a predictor of mortality in a pediatric intensive care unit (ICU).Materials and Methods: in ...

    • Perioperative glucocorticoid administration for prevention of systemic organ failure in patients undergoing esophageal resection for esophageal carcinoma 

      Raimondi, Antônio Marcos [UNIFESP]; Guimarães, Hélio Penna [UNIFESP]; Amaral, José Luiz Gomes do [UNIFESP]; Leal, Patrícia Helena Rocha [UNIFESP] (Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 2006-01-01)
      CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: Preoperative glucocorticoid administration has been proposed for reducing postoperative morbidity. This is not widely used before esophageal resection because of incomplete knowledge regarding its ...