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    • Aspectos do acompanhamento psiquiátrico de pacientes obesos sob tratamento bariátrico: revisão 

      Gordon, Pedro Caldana; Kaio, Glauber Higa [UNIFESP]; Sallet, Paulo Clemente (Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, 2011-01-01)
      BACKGROUND: In recent decades, several longitudinal studies show the efficacy of bariatric surgery on long-term weight control and reductions in mortality due to clinical complications associated with obesity. However, ...

    • Challenges to reduce the '10/90 gap': mental health research in Latin American and Caribbean countries 

      Razzouk, D. [UNIFESP]; Gallo, C.; Olifson, S.; Zorzetto, R. [UNIFESP]; Fiestas, F.; Poletti, G.; Mazzotti, G.; Levav, I.; Mari, J. J. [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2008-12-01)
      To analyze the status of mental health research in 30 Latin American and Caribbean countries (LAC).Medline and PsycInfo databases were searched to identify the LAC authors. Their publications were classified according to ...

    • Child mental health in Latin America: Present and future epidemiologic research 

      Duarte, Cristiane; Hoven, Christina; Berganza, Carlos; Bordin, Isabel [UNIFESP]; Bird, Hector; Miranda, Claudio T. (Baywood Publ Co Inc, 2003-01-01)
      Objective: This report reviews population studies of child and adolescent mental health carried out in Latin America over the past 15 years. Also considered is the issue of how to meet the needs of children and adolescents ...

    • A Current Snapshot of Common Genomic Variants Contribution in Psychiatric Disorders 

      Santoro, Marcos Leite [UNIFESP]; Moretti, Patricia N. [UNIFESP]; Pellegrino, Renata; Gadelha, Ary [UNIFESP]; Abilio, Vanessa Costhek [UNIFESP]; Hayashi, Mirian Akemi Furuie [UNIFESP]; Belangero, Sintia Iole [UNIFESP]; Hakonarson, Hakon (Wiley, 2016)
      In the past decade, numerous advances were achieved in psychiatric genetics. Particularly, the genome wide association studies (GWAS) have contributed to uncovering new genes and pathways associated to psychiatric disorders ...

    • Deep Brain Stimulation Reverses Anhedonic-Like Behavior in a Chronic Model of Depression: Role of Serotonin and Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor 

      Hamani, Clement [UNIFESP]; Machado, Danilo C. [UNIFESP]; Hipólide, Débora Cristina [UNIFESP]; Dubiela, Francisco Paulino [UNIFESP]; Suchecki, Deborah [UNIFESP]; Macedo, Carlos E. [UNIFESP]; Tescarollo, Fabio [UNIFESP]; Martins, Uilton [UNIFESP]; Covolan, Luciene [UNIFESP]; Nobrega, Jose N. (Elsevier B.V., 2012-01-01)
      Background: Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is being investigated as a treatment for major depression, but its mechanisms of action are still unknown. We have studied the effects of ventromedial prefrontal cortex (vmPFC) ...

    • O espírito das leis e as leis do espírito: a evolução do pensamento legislativo brasileiro em saúde mental 

      Messas, Guilherme Peres [UNIFESP] (Casa de Oswaldo Cruz, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2008-03-01)
      The article explores the evolution of the Brazilian republic's laws and norms on mental illness during three periods. The first (1890-1910) saw the topic of mental pathology introduced into the State's realm of interest, ...

    • A experiência da Universidade São Francisco com o internato médico de psiquiatria utilizando a metodologia da aprendizagem baseada em problemas 

      Paulin, Luiz Fernando Ribeiro Da Silva; Poças, Regina Caeli Guerra [UNIFESP] (Sociedade de Psiquiatria do Rio Grande do Sul, 2009-01-01)
      In the last few years, medical education has been going through curricular and pedagogical changes with the purpose of educating a new health professional. One of the pedagogical alternatives is the education based on ...

    • High risk cohort study for psychiatric disorders in childhood: rationale, design, methods and preliminary results 

      Salum, Giovanni Abrahão; Gadelha, Ary [UNIFESP]; Pan, Pedro Mario [UNIFESP]; Moriyama, Tais Silveira [UNIFESP]; Graeff-Martins, Ana Soledade; Tamanaha, Ana Carina [UNIFESP]; Alvarenga, Pedro; Krieger, Fernanda Valle; Fleitlich-Bilyk, Bacy; Jackowski, Andrea Parolin [UNIFESP]; Sato, Joao Ricardo; Brietzke, Elisa [UNIFESP]; Polanczyk, Guilherme Vanoni; Brentani, Helena; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Rosario-Campos, Maria Conceicao do [UNIFESP]; Manfro, Gisele Gus; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Mercadante, Marcos Tomanik [UNIFESP]; Miguel, Euripedes Constantino; Rohde, Luis Augusto (Wiley-Blackwell, 2015-03-01)
      The objective of this study is to present the rationale, methods, design and preliminary results from the High Risk Cohort Study for the Development of Childhood Psychiatric Disorders. We describe the sample selection and ...

    • Ictal fear: semiologic characteristics and differential diagnosis with interictal anxiety disorders 

      Rosa, Vivianne Pellegrino [UNIFESP]; Araujo Filho, Gerardo Maria de [UNIFESP]; Rahal, Márcio Andriani [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luís Otávio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Sakamoto, Américo Ceiki [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (Liga Brasileira de Epilepsia (LBE), 2006-06-01)
      INTRODUCTION: Ictal fear (IF) is one of the most frequent emotional auras. It is the sole or predominant manifestation of simple partial seizures or initial expression of a complex partial seizure. It is more often experienced ...

    • Migration and mental health: Japanese Brazilians in Japan and in Brazil 

      Miyasaka, Lincoln Sakiara [UNIFESP]; Canasiro, Soraya; Abe, Yu; Otsuka, Koichiro; Tsuji, Keisuke; Hayashi, Takuji; Andreoli, Sergio Baxter [UNIFESP]; Nakagawa, Décio; Shirakawa, Itiro [UNIFESP]; Atallah, Álvaro Nagib [UNIFESP]; Kato, Satoshi (Instituto de Psiquiatria da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 2007-01-01)
      OBJECTIVE: Brazil is the country with the largest community of Japanese descendants in the world, from a migration movement that started in 1908. However, more recently (1988), a movement in the opposite direction began. ...