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Elderly Patients Undergone Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: Body Composition and Engraftment
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2018)
High frequency of vitamin D receptor gene polymorphism FokI in Brazilian Type 1 diabetes mellitus patients with clinical autoimmune thyroid disease
(Biomed Central Ltd, 2016)
Background: Polymorphisms of vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene have been studied as genetic markers of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) and some studies have reported associations with autoimmune thyroid disease. The aim of ...
Iron restriction increases myoglobin gene and protein expression in Soleus muscle of rats
(Acad Brasileira De Ciencias, 2016)
Iron is an important trace element for proper cell functioning. It is present in cytochromes, hemoglobin and myoglobin (Mb), where it binds to oxygen. It is also an electron acceptor in the respiratory chain. Mb is an 18 ...
Influence of Zinc Deficiency and Severe Mucositis in Patients Undergoing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplatation
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2018)
Diagnosis and treatment of hypoparathyroidism: a position statement from the Brazilian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism
(Sbem-Soc Brasil Endocrinologia & Metabologia, 2018)
Objective: To present an update on the diagnosis and treatment of hypoparathyroidism based on the most recent scientific evidence. Materials and methods: The Department of Bone and Mineral Metabolism of the Sociedade ...
Clinical impact of thyroglobulin (Tg) and Tg autoantibody (TgAb) measurements in needle washouts of neck lymph node biopsies in the management of patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma
(Sbem-Soc Brasil Endocrinologia & Metabologia, 2017)
Objectives: The presence of thyroglobulin (Tg) in needle washouts of fine needle aspiration biopsy (Tg-FNAB) in neck lymph nodes (LNs) suspected of metastasis has become a cornerstone in the followup of patients with ...
A systematic review of treatment of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy by Pain Phenotype versus treatment Based on Medical comorbidities
(Frontiers Media Sa, 2017)
Background: Painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN) is a serious, polymorphic, and prevalent complication of diabetes mellitus. Most PDN treatment guidelines recommend a selection of drugs based on patient comorbidities. Despite ...
Acarbose promotes remission of both early and late dumping syndromes in post-bariatric patients
(Czech Acad Sci, Inst Entomology, 2016)
Objective: Acarbose is a glucosidase inhibitor that slows carbohydrate digestion. It could thus be effective to promote remission of dumping syndrome (DS). Previous studies associating acarbose and late dumping, although ...
Incidence of vertebral fractures in calcium and vitamin D-supplemented postmenopausal Brazilian women with osteopenia or osteoporosis: data from Arzoxifene Generations Trial
(Sbem-Soc Brasil Endocrinologia & Metabologia, 2016)
Objective: Vertebral fracture is the most common osteoporotic fracture, affecting quality of life and increasing mortality. Epidemiological data on incidence of vertebral fracture are scarce in Brazil and throughout Latin ...
Whole-body vibration improves neuromuscular parameters and functional capacity in osteopenic postmenopausal women
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016)
Objective: In this longitudinal, paired-control study, we developed special vibration platforms to evaluate the effects of low-intensity vibration on neuromuscular function and functional capacity in osteopenic postmenopausal ...