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    • Scleroderma in children - a report of 11 cases 

      Goldenberg, José [UNIFESP]; Duarte, Angela Luzia Branco Pinto [UNIFESP]; Hilário, Maria Odete Esteves [UNIFESP]; Atra, Edgard [UNIFESP]; Naspitz, Charles Kirov [UNIFESP] (Expansion Sci Francaise, 1993-02-01)
      Scleroderma is uncommon in children and adolescents. Eighty-four cases have been reported. With reference to a new series of 11 cases, the clinical features and course of the disease are described. Prognosis was good. There ...
    • Seborrheic keratoses and severe hypoinsulinemic hypoglycemia associated with insulin grow factor 2 secretion by a malignant solitary fibrous tumor 

      Mathez, Andreia Latanza Gomes [UNIFESP]; Moroto, Debora [UNIFESP]; Dib, Sergio Atala [UNIFESP]; Sa, Joao Roberto de [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2016)
      A rare sign of some malignant tumors is a sudden eruption of multiple seborrheic keratoses called Leser-Trelat sign. Overproduction of insulin-like growth factor-2 (IGF2) or its precursor is the main mechanism related to ...
    • Sensory-motor training versus resistance training among patients with knee osteoarthritis: randomized single-blind controlled trial 

      Gomiero, Aline Bassoli [UNIFESP]; Kayo, Andrea [UNIFESP]; Abraao, Marcelo [UNIFESP]; Peccin, Maria Stella [UNIFESP]; Grande, Antonio Jose; Trevisani, Virginia Fernandes [UNIFESP] (Associacao Paulista Medicina, 2018)
      BACKGROUND: Osteoarthritis of the knee is defined as a progressive disease of the synovial joints and is characterized by failure of joint damage repair. The objective here was to compare the effectiveness of sensory-motor ...
    • Sepsis: A Threat That Needs a Global Solution 

      Machado, Flavia Ribeiro [UNIFESP]; Pontes Azevedo, Luciano Cesar (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
    • Serotoninergic Modulation of Basal Cardiovascular Responses and Responses Induced by Isotonic Extracellular Volume Expansion in Rats 

      Semionatto, Isadora Ferraz; Raminelli, Adrieli Oliveira; Alves, Angelica Cristina; Capitelli, Caroline Santos; Chriguer, Rosangela Soares [UNIFESP] (Arquivos Brasileiros Cardiologia, 2017)
      Background: Isotonic blood volume expansion (BVE) induced alterations of sympathetic and parasympathetic activity in the heart and blood vessels, which can be modulated by serotonergic pathways. Objective: To evaluate the ...
    • Serum anti-phenolic glycolipid1 IgA correlates to IgM isotype in leprosy patients: a possible candidate for seroepidemiological surveys? 

      Macedo, Alexandre C. de; Guimaraes, Juliana A.; Rodrigues, Raphael O.; Araujo, Thiago D. V.; Tavares, Clodis M.; Cabral, Paula B.; Moraes-Pinto, Maria Isabel de [UNIFESP]; Nagao-Dias, Aparecida T. (Wiley, 2018)
      ObjectiveThe aim of this study was to compare serum anti-phenolic glycolipid-1 IgA, IgG, and IgM levels in leprosy patients and controls. MethodAnalysis of anti-PGL-1 IgA, IgG, or IgM in serum samples from multibacillary ...
    • Sleep disorders in Latin-American children with asthma and/or allergic rhinitis and normal controls 

      Urrutia-Pereira, M.; Sole, D. [UNIFESP]; Chong Neto, H. J.; Acosta, V.; Cepeda, A. M.; Alvarez-Castello, M.; Almendarez, C. F.; Lozano-Saenz, J.; Sisul-Alvariza, J. C.; Rosario, N. A.; Castillo, A. J.; Valentin-Rostan, M.; Badellino, H.; Castro-Almarales, R. L.; Gonzalez-Leon, M.; Sanchez-Silot, C.; Avalos, M. M.; Fernandez, C.; Berroa, F.; De la Cruz, M. M.; Sarni, R. O. S. (Elsevier Doyma Sl, 2017)
      Background: Asthma and/or allergic rhinitis have been associated with sleep disorders. The aim of this study was to evaluate sleep disorders in Latin-American children (4-10 years) from nine countries, with persistent ...
    • Spiritual Religious Coping is Associated with Quality of Life in Institutionalized Older Adults 

      Vitorino, Luciano Magalhaes [UNIFESP]; Lucchetti, Giancarlo; Santos, Ana Eliza Oliveira [UNIFESP]; Lucchetti, Alessandra L. G.; Ferreira, Eric Batista; Adami, Nilce Piva [UNIFESP]; Vianna, Lucila Amaral Carneiro [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2016)
      The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between spiritual/religious coping (SRCOPE) strategies and quality of life (QoL) in institutionalized older adults. This is a cross-sectional, correlational ...
    • Spironolactone Versus Clonidine as a Fourth-Drug Therapy for Resistant Hypertension: The ReHOT Randomized Study (Resistant Hypertension Optimal Treatment) 

      Krieger, Eduardo M.; Drager, Luciano F.; Giorgi, Dante M. A.; Pereira, Alexandre C.; Soares Barreto-Filho, Jose Augusto; Nogueira, Armando R.; Mill, Jose Geraldo; Lotufo, Paulo A.; Amodeo, Celso; Batista, Marcelo Costa [UNIFESP]; Bodanese, Luiz C.; Carvalho, Antonio Carlos [UNIFESP]; Castro, Iran; Chaves, Hilton; Costa, Eduardo A. S.; Feitosa, Gilson S.; Franco, Roberto J. S.; Fuchs, Flavio D.; Guimaraes, Armenio C.; Jardim, Paulo C.; Machado, Carlos Alberto [UNIFESP]; Magalhaes, Maria E.; Mion, Decio, Jr.; Nascimento, Raimundo M.; Nobre, Fernando; Nobrega, Antonio C.; Ribeiro, Antonio L. P.; Rodrigues-Sobrinho, Carlos R.; Sanjuliani, Antonio F.; Teixeira, Maria do Carmo B.; Krieger, Jose E. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
      The aim of this study is to compare spironolactone versus clonidine as the fourth drug in patients with resistant hypertension in a multicenter, randomized trial. Medical therapy adherence was checked by pill counting. ...
    • Statins for progression of aortic valve stenosis and the best evidence for making decisions in health care 

      Thiago, Luciana; Tsuji, Selma Rumiko [UNIFESP]; Atallah, Alvaro Nagib [UNIFESP]; Puga, Maria Eduarda dos Santos [UNIFESP]; Gois, Aecio Flavio Teixeira de [UNIFESP] (Associacao Paulista Medicina, 2011-01-06)
      In the Western world, calcified aortic valve stenosis is the most common form of valvular heart disease, affecting up to 3% of adults over the age of 75 years. It is a gradually progressive disease, characterized by a long ...
    • Study protocol of a multicenter randomized controlled trial of mindfulness training to reduce burnout and promote quality of life in police officers: the POLICE study 

      Trombka, Marcelo; Demarzo, Marcelo Marcos Piva [UNIFESP]; Bacas, Daniel Campos; Antonio, Sonia Beira [UNIFESP]; Cicuto, Karen [UNIFESP]; Salvo, Vera Lucia Morais Antonio de [UNIFESP]; Claudino, Felipe Cesar Almeida; Ribeiro, Leticia; Christopher, Michael; Garcia-Campayo, Javier; Rocha, Neusa Sica (Biomed Central Ltd, 2018)
      Background: Police officers experience a high degree of chronic stress. Policing ranks among the highest professions in terms of disease and accident rates. Mental health is particularly impacted, evidenced by elevated ...
    • Supra-organization and optical anisotropies of the extracellular matrix in the amniotic membrane and limbal stroma before and after explant culture 

      Valdetaro, Gisele P.; Aldrovani, Marcela; Padua, Ivan R. M.; Cristovam, Priscila Cardoso [UNIFESP]; Gomes, José Álvaro Pereira [UNIFESP]; Laus, Jose L. (Optical Soc Amer, 2016)
      In this research we evaluated the supramolecular organizations and the optical anisotropical properties of the de-epithelialized human amniotic membrane and rabbit limbal stroma, before and after explant culture. Birefringence, ...
    • Swimming Training Improves Myocardial Mechanics, Prevents Fibrosis, and Alters Expression of Ca2+ Handling Proteins in Older Rats 

      Yoshizaki, Amanda [UNIFESP]; Antonio, Ednei Luiz [UNIFESP]; Silva Junior, Jose Antonio; Crajoinas, Renato Oliveira; Silva, Flavio Andre [UNIFESP]; Girardi, Adriana Castello Costa; Bocalini, Danilo Sales; Portes, Leslie Andrews; Santos, Luis Felipe Neves dos; Carlos, Fernando Pereira; Carvalho, Paulo de Tarso Camillo de; Tucci, Paulo Jose Ferreira; Serra, Andrey Jorge (Oxford Univ Press Inc, 2018)
      Exercise training effects on the contractility of aged myocardium have been investigated for more than 20 years, but the data are still unclear. This study evaluated the hypothesis that a swimming training (ST) may improve ...
    • Synergistic effect of apoptosis and necroptosis inhibitors in cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity 

      Tristao, Vivian Regina [UNIFESP]; Pessoa, Edson A. [UNIFESP]; Nakamichi, Renata [UNIFESP]; Reis, Luciana A. [UNIFESP]; Batista, Marcelo Costa [UNIFESP]; Durao Junior, Marcelino de Souza [UNIFESP]; Martins Monte, Julio Cesar [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2016)
      Necroptosis is a nonapoptotic cell death pathway. We aim to study the effect of necrostatin-1 (a specific necroptosis inhibitor) in cisplatin-induced injury. We analyzed the effect of the combined use of inhibitors of ...
    • Systematic Review of Oral Therapy for the Treatment of Symptoms of Bladder Pain Syndrome: The Brazilian Guidelines 

      dos Santos, Thais Guimaraes; Severo de Miranda, Isabela Albuquerque; Nygaard, Christiana Campani; Schreiner, Lucas; Castro, Rodrigo de Aquino [UNIFESP]; Haddad, Jorge Milhen (Federacao Brasileira Soc Ginecologia & Obstetricia-Febrasgo, 2018)
      Interstitial cystitis (IC), including bladder pain syndrome (BPS), is a chronic and debilitating disease that mainly affects women. It is characterized by pelvic pain associated with urinary urgency, frequency, nocturia ...
    • Systemic effects of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in young-old adults' life-space mobility 

      Fontenele Garcia, Isabel Fialho; Tiuganji, Carina Tiemi; Morais Pereira Simoes, Maria do Socorro; Santoro, Ilka Lopes[UNIFEP]; Lunardi, Adriana Claudia (Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2017)
      Purpose: The objective was to assess whether dyspnea, peripheral muscle strength and the level of physical activity are correlated with life-space mobility of older adults with COPD. Patients and methods: Sixty patients ...
    • Targeting JAK/STAT Signaling to Prevent Rejection After Kidney Transplantation: A Reappraisal 

      Baan, Carla C.; Kannegieter, Nynke M.; Felipe, Claudia Rosso [UNIFESP]; Silva, Helio Tedesco, Jr. [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016)
      The profound involvement of cytokines in allograft rejection makes the molecules that control their actions, members of the Jak-Stat pathway, ideal targets for pharmacological intervention. Numerous studies have demonstrated ...
    • Temporal changes in cardiac oxidative stress, inflammation and remodeling induced by exercise in hypertension: Role for local angiotensin II reduction 

      Silva, Sebastiao D., Jr.; Jara, Zaira P. [UNIFESP]; Peres, Roseli [UNIFESP]; Lima, Larissa S.; Scavone, Cristoforo; Montezano, Augusto C.; Touyz, Rhian M.; Casarini, Dulce E. [UNIFESP]; Michelini, Lisete C. (Public Library Science, 2017)
      Exercise training reduces renin-angiotensin system (RAS) activation, decreases plasma and tissue oxidative stress and inflammation in hypertension. However, the temporal nature of these phenomena in response to exercise ...
    • Teriparatide (recombinant human parathyroid hormone 1-34) in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis: systematic review 

      Trevisani, Virginia Fernandes Moça [UNIFESP]; Riera, Rachel; Imoto, Aline Mizusaki; Saconato, Humberto; Atallah, Álvaro Nagib [UNIFESP] (Associacao Paulista Medicina, 2008-09-04)
      CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: Osteoporosis is defined as a disease characterized by low bone mass and deterioration of the bone tissue microarchitecture. Teriparatide stimulates the formation and action of osteoblasts, which are ...
    • Therapeutic Assessment of Vulvar Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions with CO2 Laser Vaporization in Immunosuppressed Patients 

      Lascasas Ribalta, Julisa Chamorro [UNIFESP]; Mateussi, Mariana Vendramin [UNIFESP]; de Gois Speck, Neila Maria [UNIFESP] (Federacao Brasileira Soc Ginecologia & Obstetricia-Febrasgo, 2018)
      Objective A vulvar squamous intraepithelial lesion is deemed to be a preceding lesion to vulvar cancer, especially in women aged under 40 years, holders of an acquired or idiopathic immunosuppression. Several treatments ...