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    • Health technology assessment: the process in Brazil 

      Abuleac, Fernanda Lessa [UNIFESP]; Ferraz, Marcos Bosi [UNIFESP] (Pan Amer Health Organization, 2017)
      Objectives. To describe, analyze, and compare the opinions of decision makers involved in the health technology assessment (HTA) process in Brazil in 2011. Methods. A cross-sectional study was conducted using a structured ...
    • Her2/neu expression by reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction in the peripheral blood of prostate cancer patients 

      Fantinato, Ana Paula [UNIFESP]; Tobias-Machado, Marcos; Fonseca, Fernando; Pinto, Jorge Luiz Freire [UNIFESP]; Wroclawski, Marcelo Langer; Wroclawski, Eric; Verotti, Mauricio; del Giglio, Auro (Pensiero Scientifico Editor, 2007-09-01)
      Background/aims: Evaluation of Her2/neu expression in the peripheral blood mononuclear cell fraction of prostate cancer patients by RT-PCR may afford an opportunity for the detection of circulating tumor cells and thus ...
    • High oxygen extraction and slow recovery of muscle deoxygenation kinetics after neuromuscular electrical stimulation in COPD patients 

      Azevedo, Diego de Paiva; Medeiros, Wladimir Musetti [UNIFESP]; Manfredi de Freitas, Flavia Fernandes; Amorim, Cesar Ferreira; Gimenes, Ana Cristina Oliveira [UNIFESP]; Neder, Jose Alberto [UNIFESP]; Chiavegato, Luciana Dias [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2016)
      It was hypothesized that patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) would exhibit a slow muscle deoxygenation (HHb) recovery time when compared with sedentary controls. Neuromuscular electrical stimulation ...
    • High rate of Candida deep-seated infection in patients under chronic hemodialysis with extended central venous catheter use 

      Ourives, Ana Paula Jafet [UNIFESP]; Goncalves, Sarah Santos [UNIFESP]; Siqueira, Ricardo Andreotti [UNIFESP]; Souza, Ana Carolina Remondi [UNIFESP]; Canziani, Maria Eugenia Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Manfredi, Silvia Regina [UNIFESP]; Correa, Luci [UNIFESP]; Colombo, Arnaldo Lopes [UNIFESP] (Asociacion Espanola Micologia-Aem, 2016)
      Background: Hemodialysis has been described as an important risk factor for the development of candidemia in patients suffering from chronic renal failure. Aims: The aim of this study was to evaluate the epidemiology of ...
    • The Home Literacy Environment Is a Correlate, but Perhaps Not a Cause, of Variations in Children's Language and Literacy Development 

      Puglisi, Marina L. [UNIFESP]; Hulme, Charles; Hamilton, Lorna G.; Snowling, Margaret J. (Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2017)
      The home literacy environment is a well-established predictor of children's language and literacy development. We investigated whether formal, informal, and indirect measures of the home literacy environment predict ...
    • Homeostasis in a feed forward loop gene regulatory motif 

      Antoneli, Fernando [UNIFESP]; Golubitsky, Martin; Stewart, Ian (Academic Press Ltd- Elsevier Science Ltd, 2018)
      The internal state of a cell is affected by inputs from the extra-cellular environment such as external temperature. If some output, such as the concentration of a target protein, remains approximately constant as inputs ...
    • How Can We Estimate Sepsis Incidence and Mortality? 

      Nunes Gobatto, Andre Luiz; Maccagnan Pinheiro Besen, Bruno Adler; Azevedo, Luciano Cesar Pontes [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2017)
      Sepsis is one of the oldest and complex syndromes in medicine that has been in debate for over two millennia. Valid and comparable data on the population burden of sepsis constitute an essential resource for guiding health ...
    • Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and adult offspring cardiometabolic outcomes: a systematic review of the literature and meta-analysis 

      Thoulass, Janine Claire; Robertson, Lynn; Denadai, Lucas [UNIFESP]; Black, Corri; Crilly, Michael; Iversen, Lisa; Scott, Neil W.; Hannaford, Philip Christopher (Bmj Publishing Group, 2016)
    • Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy in children - Report of 2 cases 

      Goldenberg, José [UNIFESP]; Hilário, Maria Odete Esteves [UNIFESP]; Naspitz, Charles Kirov [UNIFESP]; Atra, Edgard [UNIFESP]; Duarte, Angela Luzia Branco Pinto [UNIFESP] (Expansion Sci Francaise, 1988-12-01)
    • Immune Responses to a Recombinant Glycoprotein E Herpes Zoster Vaccine in Adults Aged 50 Years or Older 

      Cunningham, Anthony L.; Heineman, Thomas C.; Lal, Himal; Godeaux, Olivier; Chlibek, Roman; Hwang, Shinn-Jang; McElhaney, Janet E.; Vesikari, Timo; Andrews, Charles; Choi, Won Suk; Esen, Meral; Ikematsu, Hideyuki; Choma, Martina Kovac; Pauksens, Karlis; Ravault, Stephanie; Salaun, Bruno; Schwarz, Tino F.; Smetana, Jan; Vanden Abeele, Carline; Van den Steen, Peter; Vastiau, Ilse; Weckx, Lily Yin [UNIFESP]; Levin, Myron J. (Oxford Univ Press Inc, 2018)
      Background. The herpes zoster subunit vaccine (HZ/su), consisting of varicella-zoster virus glycoprotein E (gE) and AS01(B) Adjuvant System, was highly efficacious in preventing herpes zoster in the ZOE-50 and ZOE-70 trials. ...
    • IMP dehydrogenase rod/ring structures in acral melanomas 

      Keppeke, Gerson D; Barcelos, D; Fernandes, M; Comodo, AN; Guimarães, DP; Cardili, L; Carapeto, FCL; Andrade, Luis Eduardo C.; Landman, Gilles (Vijayasaradhi Setaluri, 2019-12-27)
    • Impact of antiretroviral resistance and virological failure on HIV-1 informational entropy 

      Lima, Elidamar Nunes de Carvalho [UNIFESP]; Piqueira, Jose Roberto Castilho; Camargo, Michelle [UNIFESP]; Galinskas, Juliana [UNIFESP]; Sucupira, Maria Cecilia [UNIFESP]; Diaz, Ricardo Sobhie [UNIFESP] (Oxford Univ Press, 2018)
      Objectives: The present study investigated the relationship between genomic variability and resistance of HIV-1 sequences in protease (PR) and reverse transcriptase (RT) regions of the pol gene. In addition, we analysed ...
    • Impact of self-reported fasting duration on lipid profile variability, cardiovascular risk stratification and metabolic syndrome diagnosis 

      Janovsky, Carolina Castro Porto Silva [UNIFESP]; Laurinavicius, Antonio; Cesena, Fernando; Valente, Viviane; Ferreira, Carlos Eduardo; Mangueira, Cristovao; Conceicao, Raquel; Santos, Raul D.; Bittencourt, Marcio Sommer (Sbem-Soc Brasil Endocrinologia & Metabologia, 2018)
      Objective: We sought to investigate the impact of self-reported fasting duration times on the lipid profile results and its impact on the cardiovascular risk stratification and metabolic syndrome diagnosis. Subjects and ...
    • IMPDH forms the cytoophidium in zebrafish 

      Keppeke, GD [UNIFESP]; Chang, CC; Antos, CL; Peng, M; Sung, LY; Andrade, LEC [UNIFESP]; Liu, JL (Ondine Cleaver, 2021-05-25)
      Inosine monophosphate dehydrogenase (IMPDH) catalyzes the rate-limiting step in de novo guanine nucleotide biosynthesis. Its activity is negatively regulated by the binding of GTP. IMPDH can form a membraneless subcellular ...
    • Implications of ischaemic area at risk and mode of reperfusion in ST-elevation myocardial infarction 

      Bainey, Kevin R.; Fresco, Claudio; Zheng, Yinggan; Halvorsen, Sigrun; Carvalho, Antonio [UNIFESP]; Ostojic, Miodrag; Goldstein, Patrick; Gershlick, Anthony H.; Westerhout, Cynthia M.; Van de Werf, Frans; Armstrong, Paul W. (Bmj Publishing Group, 2016)
      Objective Uncertainty exists concerning the relative merits of pharmacological versus mechanical coronary reperfusion in patients presenting early with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) with extensive myocardium ...
    • Improvements in motor tasks through the use of smartphone technology for individuals with Duchenne muscular dystrophy 

      Capelini, Amila Miliani; da Silva, Talita Dias [UNIFESP]; Tonks, James; Watson, Suzanna; Boscolo Alvarez, Mayra Priscila; de Menezes, Lilian Del Ciello; Favero, Francis Meire [UNIFESP]; Caromano, Fatima Aparecida; Massetti, Thais; de Mello Monteiro, Carlos Bandeira (Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2017)
      Background: In individuals severely affected with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), virtual reality has recently been used as a tool to enhance community interaction. Smartphones offer the exciting potential to improve ...
    • In vitro 3D corneal tissue model with epithelium, stroma, and innervation 

      Wang, Siran; Ghezzi, Chiara E.; Gomes, Rachel [UNIFESP]; Pollard, Rachel E.; Funderburgh, James L.; Kaplan, David L. (Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2017)
      The interactions between corneal nerve, epithelium, and stroma are essential for maintaining a healthy cornea. Thus, corneal tissue models that more fully mimic the anatomy, mechanical properties and cellular components ...
    • In vitro susceptibility of Burkholderia cepacia complex isolates: Comparison of disk diffusion, Etest (R), agar dilution, and broth microdilution methods 

      Fehlberg, Lorena Cristina Corrêa [UNIFESP]; Nicoletti, Adriana Gianinni [UNIFESP]; Ramos, Ana Carolina [UNIFESP]; Rodrigues-Costa, Fernanda [UNIFESP]; Matos, Adriana Pereira de [UNIFESP]; Girardello, Raquel [UNIFESP]; Marques, Elizabeth Andrade; Gales, Ana Cristina [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Inc, 2016)
      Broth microdilution, agar dilution, Etest (R) and disk diffusion techniques were compared to evaluate the susceptibility profile of 82 Bcc clinical isolates against six antimicrobials as recommended by CLSI. Broth microdilution ...
    • Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase in the Carcinogenesis of Gastrointestinal Cancers 

      de Oliveira, Graciele Almeida; Cheng, Robert Y. S.; Ridnour, Lisa A.; Basudhar, Debashree; Somasundaram, Veena; McVicar, Daniel W.; Monteiro, Hugo Pequeno [UNIFESP]; Wink, David A. (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc, 2017)
      Significance: Gastrointestinal (GI) cancer taken together constitutes one of the most common cancers worldwide with a broad range of etiological mechanisms. In this review, we have examined the impact of nitric oxide (NO) ...
    • Inhaled Treprostinil in Pulmonary Hypertension Associated with Lung Disease 

      Faria-Urbina, Mariana; Oliveira, Rudolf Krawczenko Feitoza de [UNIFESP]; Agarwal, Manyoo; Waxman, Aaron B. (Springer, 2018)
      Pulmonary hypertension (PH) in the setting of parenchymal lung disease adversely affects quality of life and survival. However, PH-specific drugs may result in ventilation/perfusion imbalance and currently, there are no ...