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    • Actinomicose do sistema nervoso central: uma rara complicação da actinomicose cervicofacial 

      Ferraz, A. C. [UNIFESP]; Melo, C. V. M. [UNIFESP]; Pereira, E. L. R. [UNIFESP]; Stávale, João Norberto [UNIFESP]; Nogueira, Roberto Gomes [UNIFESP]; Gabbai, Alberto Alain [UNIFESP]; Malheiros, Suzana Maria Fleury [UNIFESP]; Prandini, Mirto Nelso [UNIFESP]; Braga, Fernando Menezes [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 1993-09-01)
      Central nervous system actinomycosis is a rare but treatable chronic suppurative bacterial infection. The case of a young immunocompetent male with actinomycosis of the CNS is presented. The abscess originated from a primary ...
    • Adesão ao tratamento para tuberculose: uma etnografia no Instituto Clemente Ferreira - São Paulo/SP 

      Posses, Isabela Pellacani Pereira Das [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2015-09-18)
      This research aims to understand adherence to tuberculosis treatment from the point of view of patients and healthcare professionals through an ethnographic approach in an outpatient tertiary care to people with tuberculosis ...
    • Adesão dos dependentes de drogas psicoativas ao tratamento em CAPs AD 

      Reis, Larissa Ferraz [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-04-12)
      Faced with so many and different treatments for substance dependents, it was our interested to give voice to patients in Psychosocial Care Centers Alcohol and Drugs / CAPS ad in Sao Paulo. This qualitative research with ...
    • Advances in the treatment of multiple myeloma: the role of thalidomide 

      Ribas, Christian [UNIFESP]; Colleoni, Gisele Wally Braga [UNIFESP] (Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2003-01-01)
      Multiple myeloma (MM) accounts for 1% of all malignancies and 10% of malignant hematological neoplasms. in spite of high-dose therapy with stem cell rescue, relapse and disease resistance are common events in the course ...
    • Agentes indutores da síntese de hemoglobina fetal 

      Figueiredo, Maria Stella [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Hematologia e Hemoterapia e Terapia Celular, 2007-09-01)
      Sickle cell anemia is a heterogeneous disorder with variable severity. Initial observations showed that a high level of fetal hemoglobin (HbF) was associated with minor clinical manifestations, as HbF interferes with HbS ...
    • An alternative non-invasive treatment for Peyronie's disease 

      Claro, Joaquim A. [UNIFESP]; Passerotti, Carlo Camargo [UNIFESP]; Figueiredo Neto, Antonio C. [UNIFESP]; Nardozza Júnior, Archimedes [UNIFESP]; Ortiz, Valdemar [UNIFESP]; Srougi, Miguel [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Urologia, 2004-06-01)
      OBJECTIVE: Surgical correction of the deformity and plaque caused by Peyronie's disease has some important disadvantages and extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) emerged as a new promising therapy. We evaluated prospectively ...
    • 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 ...
    • Análise pré e pós-operatória da capacidade funcional e qualidade de vida de pacientes portadores de Osteoartrose de quadril submetidos à Artroplastia Total 

      Patrizzi, Lislei Jorge; Vilaça, Karla Helena Coelho; Takata, Edmilson Takehiro [UNIFESP]; Trigueiro, Gustavo [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Reumatologia, 2004-06-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the functional capacity of the hip articulation and the quality of life of patients with osteoarthritis submitted to total artroplasty. METHODS: 12 patients were assessed through the questionnaire ...
    • Anorexia nervosa treatment from the patient perspective: A metasynthesis of qualitative studies 

      Espindola, Cybele Ribeiro; Blay, Sergio Luis [UNIFESP] (Dowden Health Media, 2009-02-01)
      BACKGROUND: Anorexia nervosa is a complex condition that brings great challenges at each stage of treatment. This study aims to organize the body of information available in qualitative studies about the treatment of ...
    • Antinuclear antibody positivity in patients with chronic hepatitis C: clinically relevant or an epiphenomenon? 

      Narciso-Schiavon, Janaina L. [UNIFESP]; Freire, Fernanda Caruso F. [UNIFESP]; Suarez, Marcelo Mendes [UNIFESP]; Ferrari, Marcus Vinicius O. [UNIFESP]; Scanhola, Gustavo Quirino [UNIFESP]; Schiavon, Leonardo de Lucca [UNIFESP]; Carvalho Filho, Roberto J. de [UNIFESP]; Ferraz, Maria Lucia G. [UNIFESP]; Silva, Antonio Eduardo B. [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009-04-01)
      Background Serum autoantibodies such as antinuclear antibody (ANA) are frequently detected in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, but its relevance is a matter of discussion.Aim To assess the association ...