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    • Advances in the treatment of multiple myeloma: the role of thalidomide 

      Ribas, Christian [UNIFESP]; Colleoni, Gisele Wally Braga [UNIFESP] (Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2003-01-01)
      Multiple myeloma (MM) accounts for 1% of all malignancies and 10% of malignant hematological neoplasms. in spite of high-dose therapy with stem cell rescue, relapse and disease resistance are common events in the course ...

    • Angioplastia para trombose venosa profunda: revisão sistemática cochrane 

      Flumignan, Ronald Luiz Gomes [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-05-25)
      Objectives: To evaluate the effectiveness and safety of angioplasty (with or without stent) alone or more anticoagulation or more anticoagulation and thrombolysis in treating people with deep venous thrombosis, acute or ...

    • Angiotensin II antagonists for hypertension: Are there differences in efficacy? 

      Conlin, P. R.; Spence, J. D.; Williams, B.; Ribeiro, A. B.; Saito, I; Benedict, C.; Bunt, AMG (Elsevier B.V., 2000-04-01)
      We compared the antihypertensive efficacy of available drugs in the new angiotensin-II-antagonist (AIIA) class. the antihypertensive efficacy of losartan, valsartan, irbesartan, and candesartan was evaluated from randomized ...

    • Biogenic synthesis of nanostructured iron compounds: applications and perspectives 

      Seabra, Amedea Barozzi [UNIFESP]; Haddad, Paula [UNIFESP]; Duran, Nelson (Inst Engineering Technology-iet, 2013-09-01)
      'Green nanotechnology' has attracted increasing attention in recent years because of the possibility to reduce and/or eliminate toxic substances. Indeed, biogenic syntheses of nanomaterials, such as nanoparticles (NPs), ...

    • Bioinformatics Approach to BDNF and BDNF-Related Disorders 

      Dias, Alvaro Machado [UNIFESP] (Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2011-06-01)
      Context: Currently, the keyword 'BDNF' retrieves 7388 publications in Pubmed, which point to many directions.Objective: This paper aims to uncover patterns that are hidden under this huge mass of studies and then to review ...

    • Comparison of carbamazepine and lithium in treatment of birolar disorder: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials 

      Ceron-Litvoc, Daniela [UNIFESP]; Soares, Bernardo Garcia [UNIFESP]; Geddes, John; Litvoc, Julio; Lima, Mauricio Silva de [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009-01-01)
      Objectives To review data from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) assessing the comparative efficacy of carbamazepine and lithium in treatment of acute manic and maintenance phase of bipolar disorder (BD).Design RCTs were ...

    • Diagnosis, antiretroviral therapy, and emergence of resistance to antiretroviral agents in HIV-2 infection: a review 

      Hightower, Maia [UNIFESP]; Kallas, Esper Georges [UNIFESP] (Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases, 2003-02-01)
      Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) and type 2 (HIV-2) are the causative agents of AIDS. HIV-2 is prevalent at moderate to high rates in West African countries, such as Senegal, Guinea, Gambia, and Cape Verde. ...

    • Dietary calcium supplementation for prevention of pre-eclampsia and related problems: a systematic review and commentary 

      Hofmeyr, G. J.; Duley, L.; Atallah, Álvaro [UNIFESP] (Blackwell Publishing, 2007-08-01)
      Background Calcium supplementation during pregnancy may reduce the risk of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.Search strategy We searched the Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group trials register and the Cochrane Central ...

    • EARLY-ONSET NEONATAL PNEUMOCOCCAL SEPSIS: A FATAL CASE REPORT AND BRIEF LITERATURE REVIEW 

      Jarovsky, Daniel; Marchetti, Ivan Cese; Mori, Mariana Alves da Silva; Souza, Ricardo Magalhaes de; Almeida, Flavia Jacqueline; Safadi, Marco Aurelio Palazzi [UNIFESP]; Berezin, Eitan Naaman [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
      Sepsis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae is rare in neonates although associated with high morbidity and mortality. We report a fatal case of invasive pneumococcal disease in a term neonate whose mother was healthy and ...

    • Efetividade e segurança dos diferentes tipos de enxertia para o levantamento do seio maxilar com finalidade implantodológica: revisão sistemática 

      Martins Junior, Joao de Paula [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2013-03-27)
      Context: Edentulous patients under use of removable dentures have important limitations, which include the socio-cultural ones and, for this reason, the insertion of implants has been frequently used in clinical practice. ...