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    • Adiposity in childhood cancer survivors: insights into obesity physiopathology 

      Siviero-Miachon, Adriana Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Spinola-Castro, Angela Maria [UNIFESP]; Guerra-Junior, Gil (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2009-03-01)
      As childhood cancer treatment has become more effective, survival rates have improved, and a number of complications have been described while many of these patients reach adulthood. Obesity is a well-recognized late effect, ...
    • Availability of over-the-counter drugs for arthritis in São Paulo, Brazil 

      Ferraz, M. B.; Pereira, R. B.; Paiva, JGA; Atra, E.; DosSantos, J. Q. (Elsevier B.V., 1996-04-01)
      Seventy pharmacies located in São Paulo were randomly selected and visited. Seven researchers posed as ordinary clients presenting with a standardized complaint of symptoms according to a scenario previously defined. the ...
    • Brain-Penetrating Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Cognitive Change in Patients with Dementia due to Alzheimer's Disease 

      Oliveira, Fabricio Ferreira de [UNIFESP]; Bertolucci, Paulo Henrique Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Chen, Elizabeth Suchi [UNIFESP]; Smith, Marilia de Arruda Cardoso [UNIFESP] (Ios Press, 2014-01-01)
      Controversy over benefits of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEIs) for treatment of dementia due to Alzheimer's disease (AD) led to this alternative investigational approach by the employment of pharmacogenetic ...
    • Does the less aggressive multimodal approach of treating bladder-prostate rhabdomyosarcoma preserve bladder function? 

      Soler, R.; Macedo, A.; Bruschini, H.; Puty, F.; Caran, E.; Petrilli, A.; Garrone, G.; Srougi, M.; Ortiz, V (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005-12-01)
      Purpose: the treatment of bladder-prostate rhabdomyosarcoma has evolved into multimodal therapy, including chemotherapy, radiotherapy and organ sparing surgery with bladder preservation. We investigated bladder function ...
    • Drug interactions in oncology: how common are they? 

      Riechelmann, Rachel P. [UNIFESP]; Del Giglio, A. (Oxford Univ Press, 2009-12-01)
      Methods: We searched PubMed for eligible articles and on-line databases for abstracts of major oncology meetings.Results: Eight studies reported on the frequency of DDIs: six evaluated the frequency of potential DDIs, while ...
    • Effect of 4-Aminopyridine on Genioglossus Muscle Activity during Sleep in Healthy Adults 

      Taranto-Montemurro, Luigi; Sands, Scott A.; Azarbarzin, Ali; Marques, Melania; de Melo, Camila M. [UNIFESP]; Edwards, Bradley A.; Eckert, Danny J.; Messineo, Ludovico; White, David P.; Wellman, Andrew (Amer Thoracic Soc, 2017)
      Rationale: The reduction in upper airway muscle activity from wakefulness to sleep plays a key role in the development of obstructive sleep apnea. Potassium (K+) channels have been recently identified as the downstream ...
    • Ensaio clínico duplo-cego randomizado e placebocontrolado com naltrexona e intervenção breve no tratamento ambulatorial da dependência de álcool 

      Castro, Luís André [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Instituto de Psiquiatria da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 2009-01-01)
      OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of naltrexone with brief intervention among patients with alcohol dependence. METHOD: This study is a 12-week randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled ...
    • Erythema leprosum - after treatment of Lepromatous Leprosy 

      Eickelmann, Mareike; Steinhoff, Martin; Metze, Dieter; Tomimori-Yamashita, Jane [UNIFESP]; Sunderkoetter, Cord (Wiley-Blackwell, 2010-06-01)
      P>Leprosy is usually well-controlled by multidrug therapy (MDT). However, in case of noncompliance or leprosy reactions, it may present a therapeutically challenge. A 33-year-old Brazilian woman with lepromatous leprosy ...
    • Monitoramento e avaliação dos efeitos colaterais da quimioterapia em pacientes com câncer de cólon 

      Almeida, Elizabeth Pinto Magalhães de [UNIFESP]; Gutiérrez, Maria Gaby Rivero de [UNIFESP]; Adami, Nilce Piva [UNIFESP] (Escola de Enfermagem de Ribeirão Preto / Universidade de São Paulo, 2004-10-01)
      This study aimed to monitor and evaluate the occurrence and intensity level of nausea, vomiting and diarrhea in patients with colon cancer, submitted to outpatient chemotherapy, who received nursing information for handling ...
    • Pharmacogenetics of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease Dementia 

      de Oliveira, Fabricio Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Chen, Elizabeth Suchi [UNIFESP]; Smith, Marilia Cardoso [UNIFESP]; Ferreira Bertolucci, Paulo Henrique [UNIFESP] (Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2018)
      Background: While the angiotensin-converting enzyme degrades amyloid-beta, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEis) may slow cognitive decline by way of cholinergic effects, by increasing brain substance P and ...