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    • 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 ...
    • Combination Therapy with Methotrexate and Chloroquine in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Multicenter Randomized Placebo-controlled Trial 

      Ferraz, Marcos Bosi [UNIFESP]; Pinheiro, Geraldo da Rocha Castelar [UNIFESP]; Helfenstein Junior, Milton[UNIFESP]; Albuquerque, E.; Rezende, C.; Roimicher, Luis; Brandao, Leticia de Campos [UNIFESP]; Silva, S. C.; Pinheiro, Geraldo da Rocha Castelar; Atra, Edgard [UNIFESP] (Scandinavian University Press, 1994-01-01)
      To compare the efficacy of the combination therapy Methotrexate (MTX) and Chloroquine (CHLO) with MTX and Placebo (PLA) in the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.A total of 82 patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), diagnosed ...
    • Communication in health: a new time 

      Ferreira, Carolina Menezes; Giardelli, Gil; Lima, Mike Lopes; Kapim, Gabriela; Garbin, Daiana; Fisberg, Mauro [UNIFESP]; Zambrone, Flavio; Correa, Tadeu; Boulos, Marcos; Poltronieri, Fabiana; Paulon, Clarice Pimentel; Silva, Gumercindo; Escobar, Ana; Malzyner, Gabriela; Atalla, Marcio; Neves, Bianca [UNIFESP]; Antonaccio, Cynthia; Silvestre, Paulo; Reis, Ciro Dias; Grisolia, Daisy [UNIFESP]; Crescia, Elena; Otto, Gustavo (Soc Brasileira Ciencia Tecnologia Alimentos, 2017)
      The interface between the fields of health and communication brings together a wide diversity of topics, perspectives and articulations between academic production (scientific content) and its dissemination to the public ...
    • Complete heart block during ultrasound-guided central venous catheterization 

      Jorge, Iago [UNIFESP]; Pietrobom, Igor [UNIFESP]; Gois, Aecio [UNIFESP] (Springer-Verlag Italia Srl, 2018)
    • Computer classes and games in virtual reality environment to reduce loneliness among students of an elderly reference center Study protocol for a randomised cross-over design 

      Campos Antunes, Thaiany Pedrozo; Bulle de Oliveira, Acary Souza [UNIFESP]; Crocetta, Tania Brusque; Ferreira de Lima Antao, Jennifer Yohanna; de Almeida Barbosa, Renata Thais; Guarnieri, Regiani; Massetti, Thais; de Mello Monteiro, Carlos Bandeira; de Abreu, Luiz Carlos (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2017)
      Introduction: Physical and mental changes associated with aging commonly lead to a decrease in communication capacity, reducing social interactions and increasing loneliness. Computer classes for older adults make significant ...
    • Controversial issues in the management of hyperprolactinemia and prolactinomas - An overview by the Neuroendocrinology Department of the Brazilian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism 

      Vilar, Lucio; Abucham, Julio [UNIFESP]; Albuquerque, Jose Luciano; Araujo, Luiz Antonio; Azevedo, Monalisa F.; Boguszewski, Cesar Luiz; Casulari, Luiz Augusto; Cunha Neto, Malebranche B. C.; Czepielewski, Mauro A.; Duarte, Felipe H. G.; Faria, Manuel dos S.; Gadelha, Monica R.; Garmes, Heraldo M.; Glezer, Andrea; Gurgel, Maria Helane; Jallad, Raquel S.; Martins, Manoel; Miranda, Paulo A. C.; Montenegro, Renan M.; Musolino, Nina R. C.; Naves, Luciana A.; Ribeiro-Oliveira Junior, Antonio; Silva, Cintia M. S.; Viecceli, Camila; Bronstein, Marcello D. (Sbem-Soc Brasil Endocrinologia & Metabologia, 2018)
      Prolactinomas are the most common pituitary adenomas (approximately 40% of cases), and they represent an important cause of hypogonadism and infertility in both sexes. The magnitude of prolactin (PRL) elevation can be ...
    • COPD Underdiagnosis and Misdiagnosis in a High-Risk Primary Care Population in Four Latin American Countries. A Key to Enhance Disease Diagnosis: The PUMA Study 

      Casas Herrera, Alejandro; Montes de Oca, Maria; Lopez Varela, Maria Victorina; Aguirre, Carlos; Schiavi, Eduardo; Jardim, Jose Roberto [UNIFESP] (Public Library Science, 2016)
      Background Acknowledgement of COPD underdiagnosis and misdiagnosis in primary care can contribute to improved disease diagnosis. PUMA is an international primary care study in Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela and Uruguay. ...