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    • 25(oh)vitamina d como preditor de desfechos e óbito em idosos longevos 

      Pontes, Tatiana Elias de [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-10-26)
      25(OH) Vitamin D as Predictor of Outcomes and Death in Oldest Old One of the greatest cultural achievements of a people in their humanization process is the aging of its population, reflecting the improvement of living ...
    • Death by drug overdose: Impact on families 

      Silva, Eroy Aparecida da; Noto, Ana Regina; Formigoni, Maria Lucia O. S. (Haight-ashbury Publ, 2007-09-01)
      Death by overdose is loaded with social/moral stigmas, in addition to strong feelings of anger, helplessness, guilt and shame in the families. The objective of this study was to analyze the impact of these feelings on ...
    • Health care costs in the last four years of life for private health plan beneficiaries in Brazil 

      Ferraz, Marcos Bosi [UNIFESP]; Miranda, Isaura Cristina; Padovan, Jorge; Soarez, Patricia Coelho de; Ciconelli, Rozana [UNIFESP] (Pan Amer Health Organization, 2008-08-01)
      Objective. To examine health care use and expenditures by Brazilians covered by private health care plans in the last four years of life.Methods. Health plan provider enrollee files and death certificate data were used for ...
    • A meditatio mortis montaigniana 

      Orione, Eduino Jose de Macedo [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Filosofia e Ciências Humanas da UFMG, 2012-12-01)
      This paper investigates the essay Que philosopher c'est apprendre a mourir, by Michel de Montaigne. This text is a good example of how the philosopher rejects the metaphysical tradition in which the problem of death has ...
    • Morte e vida em situação de rua: reflexões sobre cuidados paliativos 

      Pereira, Clara Maria Conde [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2013-02-27)
      Background Under the National Health System is the latest model of effective health care to homeless as well as universal access to palliative care. Despite advances in the design of these services, they are still preliminary ...
    • Omega-3 intake in people with epilepsy under regular hemodialysis program: here to stay 

      Scorza, Carla Alessandra [UNIFESP]; Arida, Ricardo Mario [UNIFESP]; Cysneiros, Roberta Monterazzo [UNIFESP]; Cavalheiro, Esper Abrão [UNIFESP]; Scorza, Fulvio Alexandre [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2013-07-01)
      Among the many risk factors suggested for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP), higher frequency of seizures is a very consistent issue. Furthermore, it has been established that hemodialysis-associated seizure is ...
    • Ortotanásia no Brasil: a visão dos cuidadores de pacientes idosos inseridos em programa de assistência domiciliar 

      Pereira, Ricardo Imaizumi [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-09-28)
      Objective: The objective of this study was to understand the perception of caregivers linked to the elderly accompanied by the home care program (PADI) of the Federal University of São Paulo (Unifesp) on orthotanasia. ...
    • Outcomes of 847 childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus patients in three age groups 

      Lopes, S. R. M.; Gormezano, N. W. S.; Gomes, R. C.; Aikawa, N. E.; Pereira, R. M. R.; Terreri, M. T. [UNIFESP]; Magalhaes, C. S.; Ferreira, J. C.; Okuda, E. M.; Sakamoto, A. P. [UNIFESP]; Sallum, A. M. E.; Appenzeller, S.; Ferriani, V. P. L.; Barbosa, C. M.; Lotufo, S.; Jesus, A. A.; Andrade, L. E. C. [UNIFESP]; Campos, L. M. A.; Bonfa, E.; Silva, C. A. (Sage Publications Ltd, 2017)
      Objective The objective of this study was to assess outcomes of childhood systemic lupus erythematosus (cSLE) in three different age groups evaluated at last visit: group A early-onset disease (<6 years), group B school ...
    • O suicídio e sua essência transgressora 

      Marquetti, Fernanda Cristina [UNIFESP] (Instituto de Psicologia da Universidade de São Paulo, 2014-12-01)
      This essay aims to discuss how suicide can be conceived through its transgression ofthe characteristics of the field of privacy and of the western standard of death. Todemonstrate this hypothesis, some suicidal events will ...