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    • Escore de avaliação de risco pré-transplante: metodologia e a importância das características socioeconômicas 

      Gusukuma, Luciana Wang; Tedesco-Silva Junior, Hélio [UNIFESP]; Pestana, Jose Osmar Medina [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Nefrologia, 2014-09-01)
      Introduction: Kidney transplantation is performed in emergency conditions in a population with high perioperative risk. Instruments for risk assessment before transplantation in this population are scarce. Objective: To ...

    • Escore para rastrear idosos (> 75 anos) de alto risco para doença arterial periférica 

      Makdisse, Marcia [UNIFESP]; Ramos, Luiz Roberto [UNIFESP]; Moreira, Frederico [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Anderson [UNIFESP]; Berwanger, Otávio [UNIFESP]; Moscardi, Alcione [UNIFESP]; Junqueira, Virginia [UNIFESP]; Rodrigues, Evandro [UNIFESP]; Carvalho, Antonio Carlos [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Cardiologia - SBC, 2007-06-01)
      BACKGROUND: The prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in the elderly is high. Most are asymptomatic and the sensitivity of the physical exam is low. In Brazil, little is known in regard to PAD risk factors in the ...

    • On the origin and timing of Zika virus introduction in Brazil 

      Massad, E.; Burattini, Marcelo Nascimento [UNIFESP]; Khan, K.; Struchiner, C. J.; Coutinho, F. A. B.; Wilder-Smith, A. (Cambridge Univ Press, 2017)
      The timing and origin of Zika virus (ZIKV) introduction in Brazil has been the subject of controversy. Initially, it was assumed that the virus was introduced during the FIFA World Cup in June-July 2014. Then, it was ...

    • Risk of symptomatic dengue for foreign visitors to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil 

      Massad, Eduardo; Wilder-Smith, Annelies; Ximenes, Raphael; Amaku, Marcos; Lopez, Luis Fernandez; Bezerra Coutinho, Francisco Antonio; Coelho, Giovanini Evelim; Silva, Jarbas Barbosa da; Struchiner, Claudio Jose; Burattini, Marcelo Nascimento [UNIFESP] (Fundaco Oswaldo Cruz, 2014-05-01)
      Brazil will host the FIFA World Cup T, the biggest single-event competition in the world, from June 12-July 13 2014 in 12 cities. This event will draw an estimated 600,000 international visitors. Brazil is endemic for ...

    • Spironolactone Versus Clonidine as a Fourth-Drug Therapy for Resistant Hypertension: The ReHOT Randomized Study (Resistant Hypertension Optimal Treatment) 

      Krieger, Eduardo M.; Drager, Luciano F.; Giorgi, Dante M. A.; Pereira, Alexandre C.; Soares Barreto-Filho, Jose Augusto; Nogueira, Armando R.; Mill, Jose Geraldo; Lotufo, Paulo A.; Amodeo, Celso; Batista, Marcelo Costa [UNIFESP]; Bodanese, Luiz C.; Carvalho, Antonio Carlos [UNIFESP]; Castro, Iran; Chaves, Hilton; Costa, Eduardo A. S.; Feitosa, Gilson S.; Franco, Roberto J. S.; Fuchs, Flavio D.; Guimaraes, Armenio C.; Jardim, Paulo C.; Machado, Carlos Alberto [UNIFESP]; Magalhaes, Maria E.; Mion, Decio, Jr.; Nascimento, Raimundo M.; Nobre, Fernando; Nobrega, Antonio C.; Ribeiro, Antonio L. P.; Rodrigues-Sobrinho, Carlos R.; Sanjuliani, Antonio F.; Teixeira, Maria do Carmo B.; Krieger, Jose E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
      The aim of this study is to compare spironolactone versus clonidine as the fourth drug in patients with resistant hypertension in a multicenter, randomized trial. Medical therapy adherence was checked by pill counting. ...

    • An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of the Predictive Value of Serum Biomarkers in the Assessment of Fever During Neutropenia in Children With Cancer 

      Haeusler, Gabrielle M.; Carlesse, Fabianne [UNIFESP]; Phillips, Robert S. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2013-10-01)
      Background: Fever during neutropenia (FN) is a frequent and potentially life-threatening complication of the treatment of childhood cancer. the role of biomarkers in predicting morbidity and mortality associated with FN ...