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    • Accuracy of obesity diagnosis in Brazilian adolescents: comparison of Cole et al and Must et al criteria with DXA percentage of fat mass 

      Oliveira, Fernanda Luisa Ceragioli [UNIFESP]; Taddei, Jose Augusto de Aguiar Carrazedo [UNIFESP]; Schimith Escrivão, Maria Arlete Meil [UNIFESP]; Cobayashi, Fernanda [UNIFESP]; Barros, Maria Elisa [UNIFESP]; Vitolo, Marcia Regina; Colugnati, Fernando Antonio Basile [UNIFESP]; Lopez, Fábio Ancona [UNIFESP] (Aula Medica Ediciones, 2006-07-01)
      Objectives: to assess the accuracy of the two most used anthropometric criteria: Must and Cole to diagnose obesity in adolescence comparing with percentage of fat mass determined by DXA.Methodology: cross-sectional study ...
    • The ACTH test in the diagnosis of hirsutism 

      Prata Lima, Marco Fábio [UNIFESP]; Nunes, Márcia Gaspar [UNIFESP]; Bonduki, Cláudio Emilio [UNIFESP]; Haidar, Mauro Abi [UNIFESP]; Lima, Geraldo Rodrigues [UNIFESP]; Baracat, Edmund Chada [UNIFESP] (Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 1997-04-01)
      The ACTH test has been used to confirm the diagnosis of adrenal insufficiency and the classic and the non-classic adrenal hyperplasia due to the 3-HSD, 21 OH e 110H deficiencies. This article reviews the historical aspects ...
    • Adaptação transcultural da escala de avaliação de incapacidade em demência (Disability Assessment For Dementia - DAD) 

      Carthery-goulart, Maria Tereza; Areza-fegyveres, Renata; Schultz, Rodrigo R. [UNIFESP]; Okamoto, Ivan [UNIFESP]; Caramelli, Paulo; Bertolucci, Paulo Henrique Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Nitrini, Ricardo (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2007-09-01)
      The original version of the Disability Assessment for Dementia (DAD) was translated into Portuguese and back translated to English. The divergences of translation were identified and discussed, resulting in a version that ...
    • Allergy to Cockroaches: Challenges in Diagnosis 

      Londres, Maria Isabela; Sarinho, Filipe W.; Miranda, Paulo J.; Solé, Dirceu [UNIFESP]; Sarinho, Emanuel [UNIFESP] (Clin Lab Publ, 2011-01-01)
      Background: Blattella germanica and Periplaneta americana are the most common domestic species of cockroaches, found all over the world under favorable conditions. Allergen sensitivity can be detected through in vivo tests, ...
    • Amino acid formula as a new strategy for diagnosing cow's milk allergy in infants: is it cost-effective? 

      Morais, Mauro Batista de [UNIFESP]; Spolidoro, Jose Vicente; Vieira, Mario Cesar; Cardoso, Ary Lopes; Clark, Otavio; Nishikawa, Alvaro; Moschione Castro, Ana Paula (Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016)
      Aims: To estimate the cost-effectiveness of a new strategy that uses an amino acid formula in the elimination diet of infants with suspected cow's milk allergy (CMA). Materials and methods: This pharmacoeconomic study was ...
    • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS): three letters that change the people's life. For ever 

      Oliveira, Acary Souza Bulle [UNIFESP]; Pereira, Roberto Dias Batista [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2009-09-01)
      Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a neurodegenerative disease affecting the motor nervous system. It causes progressive and cumulative physical disabilities in patients, and leads to eventual death due to respiratory ...
    • Associação entre o papilomavírus humano de baixo e alto risco oncogênico e as lesões intraepiteliais cervicais 

      Fernandes Junior, Joao Antao [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2015-06-24)
      Objectives: Correlate the detection of human Papillomavirus, by the method of Hybrid Capture, with Cervical Intraepithelial Lesions. Define the found groups (low and high risk HPV types) and their viral loads in patients ...
    • Atendimento otorrinolaringológico do Sistema Único de Saúde de crianças e adolescentes em três municípios brasileiros 

      T-ping, Cheng [UNIFESP]; Weckx, Luc Louis Maurice [UNIFESP] (ABORL-CCF Associação Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia Cérvico-Facial, 2008-08-01)
      The data base of ENT care in the Brazilian public health system (Sistema Unico de Saude - SUS) will help organize public health programs. AIM: The following items were investigated in patients aged up to 17 years attended ...
    • Avaliação da concordância da sialometria e cintilografia de glândulas salivares em pacientes com boca seca 

      Liquidato, Bianca Maria; Soler, Rita De Cássia; Bussoloti Filho, Ivo [UNIFESP] (ABORL-CCF Associação Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia Cérvico-Facial, 2006-02-01)
      INTRODUCTION: Many diagnostic tests are used to evaluate dry mouth patients, especially the ones with Sjögren s Syndrome, to whom these tests are part of classification criteria for scientific studies. AIM: Thus, the ...
    • Avaliação da eficácia clínica do dispositivo sensifemme no diagnóstico de nódulo de mama 

      Sanvido, Vanessa Monteiro [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2014-07-30)
      Introduction: The Sensifemme® device is a glove with three layers of polyurethane With a thickness of 0.5 mm and has mineral oil interposed between the layers. The glove has been developed With the objective of allowing a ...