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    • beta-Carotene-loaded nanostructured lipid carriers produced by solvent displacement method 

      Bernardes Oliveira, Davi Rocha; Michelon, Mariano; Furtado, Guilherme de Figueiredo; Sinigaglia-Coimbra, Rita [UNIFESP]; Cunha, Rosiane Lopes (Elsevier Science Bv, 2016)
      Tristearin solid lipid nanoparticles and tristearin/high oleic sunflower oil nanostructured lipid carriers were produced by solvent displacement method. All conditions allowed forming polydisperse particles within nanometric ...
    • Bortezomib in Kidney Transplant: Current Use and Perspectives 

      Requiao-Moura, Lucio R.; de Sandes-Freitas, Taina V.; Marcelo-Gomes, Gessika [UNIFESP]; Rangel, Erika B. (Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2017)
      Background: Despite major advances in transplant medicine, antibody-mediated rejection (AMR) continues to have severe clinical implications and adversely affect graft survival. Therefore, the search for alternative drugs ...
    • Brazilian guidelines for the clinical management of paracoccidioidomycosis 

      Shikanai-Yasuda, Maria Aparecida; Mendes, Rinaldo Poncio; Colombo, Arnaldo Lopes [UNIFESP]; de Queiroz-Telles, Flavio; Goncalves Kono, Adriana Satie; Paniago, Anamaria M. M.; Nathan, Andre; Francisconi do Valle, Antonio Carlos; Bagagli, Eduardo; Benard, Gil; Ferreira, Marcelo Simao; Teixeira, Marcus de Melo; Silva-Vergara, Mario Leon; Pereira, Ricardo Mendes; Cavalcante, Ricardo de Souza; Hahn, Rosane; Durlacher, Rui Rafael; Khoury, Zarifa; de Camargo, Zoilo Pires [UNIFESP]; Moretti, Maria Luiza; Martinez, Roberto (Soc Brasileira Medicina Tropical, 2017)
      Paracoccidioidomycosis is a systemic fungal disease occurring in Latin America that is associated with rural environments and agricultural activities. However, the incidence and prevalence of paracoccidiodomycosis is ...
    • Brazilian guidelines on prevention of cardiovascular disease in patients with diabetes: a position statement from the Brazilian Diabetes Society (SBD), the Brazilian Cardiology Society (SBC) and the Brazilian Endocrinology and Metabolism Society (SBEM) 

      Bertoluci, Marcello Casaccia; Moreira, Rodrigo Oliveira; Faludi, Andre; Izar, Maria Cristina [UNIFESP]; Schaan, Beatriz D.; Valerio, Cynthia Melissa; Bertolami, Marcelo Chiara; Chacra, Ana Paula; Bolivar Malachias, Marcus Vinicius; Vencio, Sergio; Kerr Saraiva, Jose Francisco; Betti, Roberto; Turatti, Luiz; Helfenstein Fonseca, Francisco Antonio [UNIFESP]; Bianco, Henrique Tria [UNIFESP]; Sulzbach, Marta; Bertolami, Adriana; Nunes Salles, Joao Eduardo; Hohl, Alexandre; Trujilho, Fabio; Lima, Eduardo Gomes; Miname, Marcio Hiroshi; Zanella, Maria Teresa [UNIFESP]; Lamounier, Rodrigo; Sa, Joao Roberto [UNIFESP]; Amodeo, Celso; Pires, Antonio Carlos; Santos, Raul D. (Biomed Central Ltd, 2017)
      Background: Since the first position statement on diabetes and cardiovascular prevention published in 2014 by the Brazilian Diabetes Society, the current view on primary and secondary prevention in diabetes has evolved as ...
    • Brazilian network for HIV Drug Resistance Surveillance (HIV-BresNet): a survey of treatment-naive individuals 

      Arruda, Monica B.; Boullosa, Lidia T.; Cardoso, Cynthia C.; da Costa, Carolina M.; Alves, Carlos R. B.; de Lima, Shirlene T. S.; Kaminski, Helena T.; Aleixo, Agdemir W.; Esposito, Ana O. P.; Cavalcanti, Ana M. S.; Riedel, Maristela; Couto-Fernandez, Jose C.; Ferreira, Selma B.; de Oliveira, Ivi C. M.; Portal, Loreci E.; Wolf, Hilda H. C.; Fernandes, Sandra B.; Pardini, Maria I. de M. C.; Feiteiro, Manoel V. C.; Tolentino, Fernanda M.; Diaz, Ricardo Sobhie [UNIFESP]; Lopes, Giselle I. S. L.; Francisco, Roberta B. L.; Veras, Nazle M. C.; Pires, Ana F.; Franchini, Miriam; Mesquita, Fabio; Tanuri, Amilcar (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2018)
      Introduction: In Brazil, more than 487,450 individuals are currently undergoing antiretroviral treatment. In order to monitor the transmission of drug-resistant strains and HIV subtype distribution in the country, this ...
    • The Brazilian Registry of Adult Patient Undergoing Cardiovascular Surgery, the BYPASS Project: Results of the First 1,722 Patients 

      Gomes, Walter J. [UNIFESP]; Moreira, Rita Simone [UNIFESP]; Zilli, Alexandre Cabral; Bettiati, Luiz Carlos, Jr.; Marinho dos Santos Figueira, Fernando Augusto; Pires D'Azevedo, Stephanie Steremberg; Ferreira Soares, Marcelo Jose; Fernandes, Marcio Pimentel; Ardito, Roberto Vito; Barberio Bogdan, Renata Andrea; Campagnucci, Valquiria Pelisser; Nakasako, Diana; Karam Kalil, Renato Abdala; Rodrigues, Clarissa Garcia; Rodrigues Junior, Anilton Bezerra; Cascudo, Marcelo Matos; Atik, Fernando Antibas; Lima, Elson Borges; da Silva Nina, Vinicius Jose; Heluy, Renato Albuquerque; Azeredo, Lisandro Goncalves; Henrique Junior, Odilon Silva; de Mendonca, Jose Teles; de Oliveira Gama Silva, Katharina Kelly; Pandolfo, Marcelo; de Lima Junior, Jose Dantas; Faria, Renato Max; dos Santos, Jonas Pereira; Paez, Rodrigo Pereira; Biachi Coelho, Guilherme Henrique; Pereira, Sergio Nunes; Senger, Roberta; Buffolo, Enio; Caputi, Guido Marco; do Espirito Santo, Jose Amalth; Borges de Oliveira, Juliana Aparecida; Berwanger, Otavio; Cavalcanti, Alexandre Biasi; Jatene, Fabio B. (Soc Brasil Cirurgia Cardiovasc, 2017)
      Objective: To report the early results of the BYPASS project - the Brazilian registrY of adult Patient undergoing cArdiovaScular Surgery - a national, observational, prospective, and longitudinal follow-up registry, aiming ...
    • Cachexia Stage, Patient-Generated Subjective Global Assessment, Phase Angle, and Handgrip Strength in Patients with Gastrointestinal Cancer 

      Ozorio, Gislaine Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Barao, Katia [UNIFESP]; Forones, Nora Manoukian [UNIFESP] (Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2017)
      The aim of this study was to correlate patients with gastrointestinal cancer, classified according to different stages of cancer cachexia (SCC) as proposed by Fearon, with nutritional assessment tools such as PG-SGA, phase ...
    • Características clínicas e frequência de polimorfismos em TLR4 em pacientes brasileiros com espondilite anquilosante 

      Machado, Natalia Pereira [UNIFESP]; Nogueira, Eliana [UNIFESP]; Oseki, Karen [UNIFESP]; Cruz Ebbing, Pamela Carolina [UNIFESP]; Taemi Origassa, Clarice Silvia [UNIFESP]; Mohovic, Tatiane [UNIFESP]; Saraiva Camara, Niels Olsen [UNIFESP]; Pinheiro, Marcelo de Medeiros [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Inc, 2016)
      Objectives: Innate immunity is involved in the physiopathology of ankylosing spondylitis (AS), with the participation of Gram-negative bacteria, modulation of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) B27 and the involvement of pattern ...
    • Cardiac Magnetic Resonance-Verified Myocardial Fibrosis in Chagas Disease: Clinical Correlates and Risk Stratification 

      Uellendahl, Marly [UNIFESP]; Siqueira, Maria Eduarda Menezes de [UNIFESP]; Calado, Eveline Barros [UNIFESP]; Kalil-Filho, Roberto; Sobral, Dario; Ribeiro, Clebia; Oliveira, Wilson; Martins, Silvia; Narula, Jagat; Rochitte, Carlos Eduardo (Arquivos Brasileiros Cardiologia, 2016)
      Background: Chagas disease (CD) is an important cause of heart failure and mortality, mainly in Latin America. This study evaluated the morphological and functional characteristics of the heart as well the extent of ...
    • Cardiovascular and Renal Effects of Birdseed Associated with Aerobic Exercise in Rats 

      Passos, Clevia Santos [UNIFESP]; Ribeiro, Rosemara Silva [UNIFESP]; Rosa, Thiago Santos; Neves, Rodrigo Vanerson Passos [UNIFESP]; Costa, Fernando [UNIFESP]; Ginoza, Milton [UNIFESP]; Boim, Mirian Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016)
      IntroductionPhalaris canariensis L. (Pc), known as birdseed, is rich in tryptophan. The aqueous extract of Pc (AEPc) treatment reduced systolic blood pressure (SBP) in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) via mechanisms ...
    • CCR2 contributes to the recruitment of monocytes and leads to kidney inflammation and fibrosis development 

      Braga, Tarcio Teodoro; Correa-Costa, Matheus; Silva, Reinaldo Correia; Cruz, Mario Costa; Hiyane, Meire Ioshie [UNIFESP]; Silva, Joao Santana da; Perez, Katia Regina; Cuccovia, Iolanda Midea; Câmara, Niels Olsen Saraiva [UNIFESP] (Springer Basel Ag, 2018)
      Chemokines are a large family of proteins that, once associated to its receptor on leukocytes, stimulate their movement and migration from blood to tissues. Once in the tissue, immune cells trigger inflammation that, when ...
    • Change in FVC and survival in chronic fibrotic hypersensitivity pneumonitis 

      Gimenez, Andrea [UNIFESP]; Storrer, Karin Mueller [UNIFESP]; Kuranishi, Lilian Tiemi [UNIFESP]; Soares, Maria Raquel [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Rimarcs Gomes [UNIFESP]; Pereira, Carlos Alberto de Castro [UNIFESP] (Bmj Publishing Group, 2018)
      The predictive value of the decline in FVC by >= 10% on survival in patients with fibrotic hypersensitivity pneumonitis is unknown. Of 112 patients included, 66 (59%) had surgical lung biopsies. Patients with >= 10% decline ...
    • Characterization of cardiac arrest in the emergency department of a Brazilian University Reference Hospital: A prospective study 

      Vancini-Campanharo, Cassia Regina [UNIFESP]; Vancini, Rodrigo Luiz; Barbosa de Lira, Claudio Andre; Andrade, Marlia dos Santos [UNIFESP]; Lopes, Maria Carolina Barbosa Teixeira [UNIFESP]; Okuno, Meiry Fernanda Pinto [UNIFESP]; Batista, Ruth Ester Assayag [UNIFESP]; Atallah, Álvaro Nagib [UNIFESP]; Gois, Aecio Flavio Teixeira de [UNIFESP] (Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd, 2016)
      Background & objectives: Sudden cardiac arrest (CA) represents one of the greatest challenges for medicine due to the vast number of cases and its social and economic impact. Despite advances in cardiopulmonary resuscitation ...
    • Chromoblastomycosis 

      Queiroz-Telles, Flavio; de Hoog, Sybren; Santos, Daniel Wagner de Castro Lima [UNIFESP]; Salgado, Claudio Guedes; Vicente, Vania Aparecida; Bonifaz, Alexandro; Roilides, Emmanuel; Xi, Liyan; Pedrozo e Silva Azevedo, Conceicao de Maria; da Silva, Moises Batista; Pana, Zoe Dorothea; Colombo, Arnaldo Lopes [UNIFESP]; Walsh, Thomas J. (Amer Soc Microbiology, 2017)
      Chromoblastomycosis (CBM), also known as chromomycosis, is one of the most prevalent implantation fungal infections, being the most common of the gamut of mycoses caused by melanized or brown-pigmented fungi. CBM is mainly ...
    • Chronic kidney disease induces inflammation by increasing Toll-like receptor-4, cytokine and cathelicidin expression in neutrophils and monocytes 

      Grabulosa, Caren Cristina [UNIFESP]; Manfredi, Silvia Regina [UNIFESP]; Canziani, Maria Eugênia Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Quinto, Beata Marie Redublo [UNIFESP]; Barbosa, Rodrigo B.; Rebello, Jacqueline F.; Batista, Marcelo Costa [UNIFESP]; Cendoroglo, Miguel [UNIFESP]; Dalboni, Maria Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Inc, 2018)
      TLR expression in neutrophils and monocytes is associated with increased cytokine synthesis, resulting in increased inflammation. However, the inflammatory pathway related to TLR and cathelicidin expression in these cells ...
    • Clinical Features of Kidney Transplant Recipients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit 

      Freitas, Flavio Geraldo Rezende [UNIFESP]; Lombardi, Fabio [UNIFESP]; Pacheco, Eduardo Souza [UNIFESP]; Sandes-Freitas, Taina Veras de [UNIFESP]; Viana, Laila Almeida [UNIFESP]; Tedesco-Silva Junior, Hélio [UNIFESP]; Pestana, Jose Osmar Medina [UNIFESP]; Bafi, Antonio Tonete [UNIFESP]; Machado, Flavia Ribeiro [UNIFESP] (Sage Publications Inc, 2018)
      Introduction: There is a paucity of data regarding the complications in kidney transplant patients who may require intensive care unit (ICU) management, despite being the most common solid organ transplant worldwide. ...
    • Clinical Features, Treatment and Prognostic Factors of Post-Transplant Immunoglobulin A Nephropathy 

      Cabral, Diogo Buarque Cordeiro [UNIFESP]; Sandes-Freitas, Taina Veras de [UNIFESP]; Pestana, Jose Osmar Medina [UNIFESP]; Kirsztajn, Gianna Mastroianni [UNIFESP] (Int Scientific Literature, Inc, 2018)
      Background: Initially described as a relatively benign condition, recent studies report graft loss in up to 50% of the patients with post-transplant IgA nephropathy. There is no evidence for the best therapeutic approach, ...
    • Clinical trial endpoints for optical coherence tomography angiography in neovascular age-related macular degeneration 

      Cole, Emily D.; Ferrara, Daniela; Novais, Eduardo A.; Louzada, Ricardo Nogueira [UNIFESP]; Waheed, Nadia K. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016)
      Purpose: To describe qualitative and quantitative optical coherence tomography (OCT) angiography (OCTA) parameters for choroidal neovascularization (CNV) secondary to age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and their ...
    • Clinical usefulness of end-tidal CO2 profiles during incremental exercise in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension 

      Ramos, Roberta Pulcheri [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Eloara Vieira Machado [UNIFESP]; Valois, Fabricio Martins [UNIFESP]; Cepeda, A. [UNIFESP]; Messina, Carolina Montemor Soares [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Rudolf Krawczenko Feitoza de [UNIFESP]; Araujo, Andre Telis de Vilela [UNIFESP]; Teles, Carlos Alberto [UNIFESP]; Neder, Jose Alberto [UNIFESP]; Nery, Luiz Eduardo [UNIFESP]; Ota-Arakaki, Jaquelina Sonoe [UNIFESP] (W B Saunders Co Ltd, 2016)
      Introduction: Great ventilation to carbon dioxide output (Delta(V)over dotE/Delta(V)over dotCO(2)) and reduced end-tidal partial pressures for CO2 (PETCO2) during incremental exercise are hallmarks of chronic thromboembolic ...
    • Clinicals And Upper Airway Characteristics in Obese Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea 

      Martinelli, Eli O. [UNIFESP]; Haddad, Fernanda Louise M. [UNIFESP]; Stefanini, Renato [UNIFESP]; Moreira, Gustavo A. [UNIFESP]; Rapoport, Priscila B. [UNIFESP]; Gregorio, Luis Carlos [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Bittencourt, Lia Rita A. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Bv, 2017)
      Introduction: Obesity is a factor that is strongly related to the occurrence of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in adults, although this association remains controversial for children. Objective: The aim of this study was ...