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Absence of peripheral blood mononuclear cells priming in hemodialysis patients
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2003-02-01)
As a consequence of the proinflammatory environment occurring in dialytic patients, cytokine overproduction has been implicated in hemodialysis co-morbidity. However, there are discrepancies among the various studies that ...
Epilepsia mioclônica juvenil: perfil cognitivo de pacientes com diferentes endofenótipos
(Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-07-26)
Purpose: Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) is a heterogeneous epileptic syndrome with seizures that are precipitated not only by general factors such as sleep deprivation and stress but also by praxis induction and language, ...
Quality of life of individuals submitted to vestibular rehabilitation
(Associação Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia Cervicofacial, 2009-06-01)
Balance disorders affect social, family and professional activities. Vestibular rehabilitation can reduce the impact of these disorders on the quality of life of individuals with vertigo. AIM: to study the influence of ...
A Interleucina 1-beta mostra uma ação protetora na fase aguda do modelo de epilepsia induzido pela pilocarpina
(Liga Brasileira de Epilepsia (LBE), 2010-09-01)
INTRODUCTION: There is contradictory information regarding the of effects il1β and il1rn in epilepsy. We aimed to evaluate the effect of silencing both genes in the acute phase of the pilocarpine-induced epilepsy model. ...
Toll-like receptor pathway signaling is differently regulated in neutrophils and peripheral mononuclear cells of patients with sepsis, severe sepsis, and septic shock
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009-01-01)
Objectives: Up- and down-regulation of inflammatory response was described in blood cells from septic patients, according to the stage of sepsis and the cells evaluated. This study aimed to evaluate the Toll-like receptor ...
Low-Intensity Electrical Stimulation Counteracts the Effects of Ovariectomy on Bone Tissue of Rats: Effects on Bone Microarchitecture, Viability of Osteocytes, and Nitric Oxide Expression
Low Intensity Electrical Stimulation (LIES) has been used for bone repair, but little is known about its effects on bone after menopause. Osteocytes probably play a role in mediating this physical stimulus and they could ...
A prolactin-secreting tumor in a patient with Klinefelter's syndrome: A case report
(Editrice Kurtis S R L, 1996-04-01)
We report the case of a patient with Klinefelter's syndrome who developed a prolactin (PRL)-secreting tumor. The patient developed headaches, visual alterations and also symptoms of hypogonadism despite appropriate ...
Quality of reports of randomized clinical trials in plastic surgery
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005-01-01)
Queixas e preocupações otológicas e as dificuldades de comunicação de indivíduos idosos
(Sociedade Brasileira de Fonoaudiologia, 2008-03-01)
PURPOSE: To investigate the otological complaints and concerns of aged individuals, as well as the communication difficulties they face. METHODS: Fifty elderly subjects (eight men and 42 women) with ages ranging from 61 ...
ROLE OF THE ROSTRAL VENTROLATERAL MEDULLA IN MAINTENANCE OF BLOOD-PRESSURE IN RATS WITH GOLDBLATT HYPERTENSION
(Amer Heart Assoc, 1995-12-01)
The aim of the present study was to examine the participation of the rostral ventrolateral medulla (RVLM) in the maintenance of hypertension in rats submitted to the renovascular Goldblatt (two-kidney, one clip) procedure. ...