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    • Exposure to magnetic fields and childhood acute lymphocytic leukemia in São Paulo, Brazil 

      Wuensch-Filho, Victor; Pelissari, Daniele M.; Barbieri, Flavio E.; Sant'Anna, Leonel; Oliveira, Claudia T. de; Mata, Juliana F. de; Tone, Luiz G.; Lee, Maria Lúcia de Martino [UNIFESP]; Andrea, Maria Lydia M. de; Bruniera, Paula; Epelman, Sidnei; Odone Filho, Vicente; Kheifets, Leeka (Elsevier B.V., 2011-12-01)
      Background: Epidemiological studies have identified increased risks of leukemia in children living near power lines and exposed to relatively high levels of magnetic fields. Results have been remarkably consistent, but ...
    • Familial cancer aggregation and the risk of lung cancer 

      Wünsch-filho, Victor; Boffetta, Paolo; Colin, Didier; Moncau, José Eduardo [UNIFESP] (Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 2002-03-01)
      CONTEXT: Around 90% of lung cancer worldwide is attributable to cigarette smoking, although less than 20% of cigarette smokers develop lung cancer. Other factors such as diet, chronic lung diseases, occupation and possibly ...
    • Multinational case-control study of risk factors for the development of late invasive pulmonary aspergillosis following kidney transplantation 

      Lopez-Medrano, F.; Fernandez-Ruiz, M.; Silva, J. T.; Carver, P. L.; van Delden, C.; Merino, E.; Perez-Saez, M. J.; Montero, M.; Coussement, J.; de Abreu Mazzolin, M. [UNIFESP]; Cervera, C.; Santos, L.; Sabe, N.; Scemla, A.; Cordero, E.; Cruzado-Vega, L.; Martin-Moreno, P. L.; Len, O.; Rudas, E.; Ponce de Leon, A.; Arriola, M.; Lauzurica, R.; David, M. D.; Gonzalez-Rico, C.; Henriquez-Palop, F.; Fortun, J.; Nucci, M.; Manuel, O.; Pano-Pardo, R.; Montejo, M.; Vena, A.; Sanchez-Sobrino, B.; Mazuecos, A.; Pascual, J.; Horcajada, J. P.; Lecompte, T.; Moreno, A.; Carratala, J.; Blanes, M.; Hernandez, D.; Hernandez-Mendez, E. A.; Farinas, M. C.; Perello-Carrascosa, M.; Munoz, P.; Andres, A.; Aguado, J. M. (Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2018)
      Objectives: To assess the risk factors for development of late-onset invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA) after kidney transplantation (KT). Methods: We performed a multinational case-control study that retrospectively ...
    • Risk factors for overweight and obesity in adolescents of a Brazilian university: a case-control study 

      Menezes, Ida Helena Carvalho Francescantonio; Neutzling, Marilda Borges; Taddei, Jose Augusto de Aguiar Carrazedo [UNIFESP] (Aula Medica Ediciones, 2009-01-01)
      Objective: To analyze the risk factors associated to overweight and obesity in freshmen of a public university in the Center-West region of Brazil.Methods: A case-control study comprising 1,465 adolescents, identifying 106 ...
    • Risk factors of age-related macular degeneration in Argentina 

      Nano, María Eugenia; Lansingh, Van Charles; Pighin, María Soledad; Zarate, Natalia; Nano, Hugo; Carter, Marissa Janine; Furtado, João Marcello [UNIFESP]; Nano, Clelia Crespo; Vernengo, Luciana Fiocca; Luna, José Domingo; Eckert, Kristen Allison (Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia, 2013-04-01)
      PURPOSES: To assess the risk factors of age-related macular degeneration in Argentina using a case-control study. METHODS: Surveys were used for subjects' antioxidant intake, age/gender, race, body mass index, hypertension, ...