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    • Asma ocupacional 

      Fernandes, Ana Luisa Godoy [UNIFESP]; Stelmach, Rafael; Algranti, Eduardo (Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisiologia, 2006-05-01)
      Work-related asthma is one of the principal occupational respiratory diseases in terms of prevalence. Innumerable chemical substances used in various production processes can cause or aggravate occupational asthma. This ...
    • Avaliação da disfunção e da incapacidade nas pneumoconioses 

      Neder, Jose Alberto [UNIFESP]; Bagatin, Ericson; Nery, Luiz Eduardo [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisiologia, 2006-05-01)
      The determination of functional consequences (dysfunction) and their impact on daily life (incapacitation) is central to the evaluation of patients with occupational respiratory diseases. The present review addresses the ...
    • Coccidioidomicose pulmonar em caçador de tatus 

      Costa, FabrÍcio AndrÉ Martins Da; Reis, Ricardo Coelho; Benevides, FÁbio; TomÉ, Geraldo De Sousa; Holanda, Marcelo AlcÂntara [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisiologia, 2001-09-01)
      Coccidioidomycosis is a disease caused by inhalation of arthrospores of the fungus Coccidioides immitis. It has been recognized as a clinical entity since 1892. It is related to activities that involves dust exposure. It ...
    • Defeitos congênitos e exposição a agrotóxicos no Vale do São Francisco 

      Silva, Silvio Romero Gonçalves e [UNIFESP]; Martins, Jose Luiz [UNIFESP]; Seixas, Simone; Silva, Daniela Conceição Gomes da; Lemos, Sidney Pereira Pinto [UNIFESP]; Lemos, Patrícia Veruska Barbosa (Federação Brasileira das Sociedades de Ginecologia e Obstetrícia, 2011-01-01)
      PURPOSE: to evaluate associations between parental exposure to pesticides and births with congenital defects in São Francisco Valley, as well as the demographic profile and the defects found. METHODS: in this case-control ...
    • Delineamento e validação de matriz de exposição ocupacional à sílica 

      Ribeiro, Fátima Sueli Neto; Camargo, Esther Archer de [UNIFESP]; Wünsch Filho, Victor (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2005-01-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To develop a population-based matrix of job-exposure to crystalline silica in Brazil and to estimate its validity. METHODS: An epidemiologist and an industrial hygienist developed a matrix of job-exposure in ...
    • Doenças asbesto-relacionadas 

      Terra Filho, Mário; Freitas, Jefferson Benedito Pires De; Nery, Luiz Eduardo [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisiologia, 2006-05-01)
      This chapter presents a bibliographic review of asbestos-related diseases. The latest diagnostic, radiological, computed tomography and lung function aspects of benign pleural disease, asbestosis, occupational lung cancer ...
    • Eventos adversos relacionados à profilaxia anti-retroviral em acidentes ocupacionais 

      Medeiros, Eduardo Alexandrino Servolo de [UNIFESP]; Bakowski, Elcio [UNIFESP]; Sassi, Silvia Janice Gomes [UNIFESP]; Destra, Alessandra Santana [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2007-04-01)
      The objective of the study was to describe adverse events detected clinically or in the laboratory that were secondary to the use of antiretroviral agents among individuals undergoing antiretroviral prophylaxis. Evaluations ...
    • Exposição ocupacional à sílica no Brasil no ano de 2001 

      Ribeiro, Fátima Sueli Neto; Camargo, Esther Archer De; Algranti, Eduardo; Wünsch Filho, Victor (Associação Brasileira de Saúde Coletiva, 2008-03-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To estimate the number of Brazilian workers exposed to silica in 2001. METHODS: Information on occupation and industry for the year 2001 was linked through a job exposure matrix (JEM) of 347 job categories in ...
    • Induction of interleukin-10 by HIV antigens in peripheral mononuclear cells of health care workers after occupational exposure to HIV-1-positive blood 

      Rodrigues, Denise do Socorro da Silva [UNIFESP]; Brunialti, Milena Karina Coló [UNIFESP]; Medeiros, Eduardo Alexandrino Servolo de [UNIFESP]; Diaz, Ricardo Sobhie [UNIFESP]; Turcato Junior, Gilberto [UNIFESP]; Salomão, Reinaldo [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2002-06-01)
      Evaluation of HIV-induced IL-2 production by peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) and HIV-specific T helper and cytotoxic T lymphocyte (CTL) responses in health care workers (HCW) occupationally exposed to HIV reveals ...
    • Milk and Dairy Products Intake Is Associated with Low Levels of Lead (Pb) in Workers highly Exposed to the Metal 

      Gomes, Willian Robert; Devoz, Paula Picoli; Araujo, Marilia Ladeira; Batista, Bruno Lemos; Barbosa, Fernando, Jr.; Mazzaron Barcelos, Gustavo Rafael [UNIFESP] (Humana Press Inc, 2017)
      Lead (Pb) is a toxic metal, frequently associated with occupational exposure, due to its widespread use in industry and several studies have shown high Pb levels in workers occupationally exposed to the metal. The aim of ...