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    • Opinions of Brazilian resuscitation instructors regarding resuscitation in the delivery room of extremely preterm newborns 

      Ambrosio, Cristiane Ribeiro [UNIFESP]; Almeida, Maria Fernanda Branco de [UNIFESP]; Guinsburg, Ruth [UNIFESP] (Soc Brasil Pediatria, 2016)
      Objective: To describe the opinions of pediatricians who teach resuscitation in Brazil on initiating and limiting the delivery room resuscitation of extremely preterm infants. Method: Cross-sectional study with electronic ...
    • First report of Candida auris in America: Clinical and microbiological aspects of 18 episodes of candidemia 

      Calvo, Belinda; Melo, Analy Salles de Azevedo [UNIFESP]; Perozo-Mena, Armindo; Hernandez, Martin; Francisco, Elaine Cristina [UNIFESP]; Hagen, Ferry; Meis, Jacques F.; Colombo, Arnaldo Lopes [UNIFESP] (W B Saunders Co Ltd, 2016)
      Objectives: Characterization of a hospital outbreak of Candida auris candidemia that involved 18 critically ill patients in Venezuela. Method: Bloodstream isolates of C. auris obtained from 18 patients admitted at a medical ...
    • Modeling Importations and Exportations of Infectious Diseases via Travelers 

      Lopez, Luis Fernandez; Amaku, Marcos; Coutinho, Francisco Antonio Bezerra; Quam, Mikkel; Burattini, Marcelo Nascimento [UNIFESP]; Struchiner, Claudio Jose; Wilder-Smith, Annelies; Massad, Eduardo (Springer, 2016)
      This paper is an attempt to estimate the risk of infection importation and exportation by travelers. Two countries are considered: one disease-free country and one visited or source country with a running endemic or epidemic ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • EHRA/HRS/APHRS/SOLAECE expert consensus on Atrial cardiomyopathies: Definition, characterisation, and clinical implication 

      Goette, Andreas; Kalman, Jonathan M.; Aguinaga, Luis; Akar, Joseph; Angel Cabrera, Jose; Chen, Shih Ann; Chugh, Sumeet S.; Corradi, Domenico; D'Avila, Andre; Dobrev, Dobromir; Fenelon, Guilherme [UNIFESP]; Gonzalez, Mario; Hatem, Stephane N.; Helm, Robert; Hindricks, Gerhard; Ho, Siew Yen; Hoit, Brian; Jalife, Jose; Kim, Young-Hoon; Lip, Gregory Y. H.; Ma, Chang-Sheng; Marcus, Gregory M.; Murray, Katherine; Nogami, Akihiko; Sanders, Prashanthan; Uribe, William; Van Wagoner, David R.; Nattel, Stanley (Elsevier Science Bv, 2016)
    • Effect of time of exposure to environmental risk on the lung function of foundry workers: a cross-sectional study 

      de Moraes, Monica Vasconcelos; Padula, Rosimeire Simprini; Bernardes, Rosane Andrea Bretas; Negreiros, Alexandher; Chiavegato, Luciana Dias [UNIFESP] (Soc Physical Therapy Science, 2016)
      [Purpose] This cross-sectional study aimed to compare foundry workers of the metallurgical industry with high and low exposure time and with a control group. [Subject and Methods] The workers were evaluated for pulmonary ...
    • 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 ...
    • The polymyxin B-induced transcriptomic response of a clinical, multidrug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae involves multiple regulatory elements and intracellular targets 

      Ramos, Pablo Ivan Pereira; Custodio, Marlon Gregori Flores; Quispe Saji, Guadalupe del Rosario; Cardoso, Thiago; Silva, Gisele Lucchetti da; Braun, Graziela [UNIFESP]; Martins, Willames M. B. S. [UNIFESP]; Girardello, Raquel [UNIFESP]; Vasconcelos, Ana Tereza Ribeiro de; Fernandez, Elmer; Gales, Ana Cristina [UNIFESP]; Nicolas, Marisa Fabiana (Biomed Central Ltd, 2016)
      Background: The emergence of multidrug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae is a major public health concern. Many K. pneumoniae infections can only be treated when resorting to last-line drugs such as polymyxin B (PB). However, ...
    • Qualidade de vida em pacientes da atenção primária do Rio de Janeiro e São Paulo, Brasil: associações com eventos de vida produtores de estresse e saúde mental 

      Portugal, Flavia Batista; Campos, Monica Rodrigues; Goncalves, Daniel Almeida [UNIFESP]; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Fortes, Sandra Lucia Correia Lima (Abrasco, 2016)
      Quality of life (QoL) is a subjective construct, which can be negatively associated with factors such as mental disorders and stressful life events (SLEs). This article seeks to identify the association between socioeconomic ...
    • Estudo do microfonismo coclear na neuropatia auditiva 

      Soares, Ilka do Amaral [UNIFESP]; Menezes, Pedro de Lemos; Carnaúba, Aline Tenório Lins [UNIFESP]; Andrade, Kelly Cristina Lira de [UNIFESP]; Lins, Otavio Gomes [UNIFESP] (Assoc Brasileira Otorrinolaringologia & Cirurgia Cervicofacial, 2016)
      Introduction: Auditory Neuropathy/Dyssynchrony is a disorder characterized by the presence of Otoacoustic Emissions and Cochlear Microphonic Potentials, an absence or severe alteration of Brainstem Evoked Auditory Potential, ...
    • The risk of dengue for non-immune foreign visitors to the 2016 summer olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 

      Ximenes, Raphael; Amaku, Marcos; Lopez, Luis Fernandez; Coutinho, Francisco Antonio Bezerra; Burattini, Marcelo Nascimento [UNIFESP]; Greenhalgh, David; Wilder-Smith, Annelies; Struchiner, Claudio Jose; Massad, Eduardo (Biomed Central Ltd, 2016)
      Background: Rio de Janeiro in Brazil will host the Summer Olympic Games in 2016. About 400,000 non-immune foreign tourists are expected to attend the games. As Brazil is the country with the highest number of dengue cases ...
    • Physiological and sensory consequences of exercise oscillatory ventilation in heart failure-COPD 

      Rocha, Alcides [UNIFESP]; Arbex, Flavio Ferlin [UNIFESP]; Alencar, Maria Clara Noman de [UNIFESP]; Sperandio, Priscila Abreu [UNIFESP]; Hirai, Daniel Müller [UNIFESP]; Berton, Danilo C.; O'Donnell, Denis E.; Neder, Jose Alberto [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2016)
      Background: Exercise oscillatory ventilation (EOV) is associatedwith poor ventilatory efficiency and higher operating lung volumes in heart failure. These abnormalitiesmay be particularly deleterious to dyspnea and exercise ...
    • Epidemiology and Microbiologic Characterization of Nosocomial Candidemia from a Brazilian National Surveillance Program 

      Doi, Andre Mario [UNIFESP]; Pignatari, Antonio Carlos Campos [UNIFESP]; Edmond, Michael B.; Marra, Alexandre Rodrigues; Camargo, Luis Fernando Aranha; Siqueira, Ricardo Andreotti [UNIFESP]; da Mota, Vivian Pereira; Colombo, Arnaldo Lopes [UNIFESP] (Public Library Science, 2016)
      Candidemia is a growing problem in hospitals all over the world. Despite advances in the medical support of critically ill patients, candidiasis leads to prolonged hospitalization, and has a crude mortality rate around ...
    • Role of low-level laser therapy on the cardiac remodeling after myocardial infarction: A systematic review of experimental studies 

      Carlos, Fernando Pereira; Gradinetti, Vanessa; Manchini, Martha; Camillo de Carvalho, Paulo de Tarso; Silva, Jose Antonio, Jr.; Costa Girardi, Adriana Castello; Pinto Leal-Junior, Ernesto Cesar; Bocalini, Danilo Sales; Vieira, Stella [UNIFESP]; Antonio, Ednei Luiz [UNIFESP]; Tucci, Paulo [UNIFESP]; Serra, Andrey Jorge (Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2016)
      Aims: We systematically reviewed the role of low-level laser therapy (LLLT) in cardiac remodeling after myocardial infarction. Main methods: Literatures were systematically searched in several electronic databases. We ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Effect of Toxoplasma gondii infection on the junctional complex of retinal pigment epithelial cells 

      Nogueira, Alanderson R.; Leve, Fernanda; Morgado-Diaz, Jose; Tedesco, Roberto Carlos [UNIFESP]; Pereira, Mirian Claudia S. (Cambridge Univ Press, 2016)
      Ocular toxoplasmosis is the most frequent cause of uveitis, leading to partial or total loss of vision, with the retina the main affected structure. The cells of the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) play an important role ...
    • Risk stratification of patients undergoing medical therapy after coronary angiography 

      Bettinger, Nicolas; Palmerini, Tullio; Caixeta, Adriano [UNIFESP]; Dressler, Ovidiu; Litherland, Claire; Francese, Dominic P.; Giustino, Gennaro; Mehran, Roxana; Leon, Martin B.; Stone, Gregg W.; Genereux, Philippe (Oxford Univ Press, 2016)
      Aim We sought to investigate the prognostic impact of the SYNTAX (Synergy between PCI with TAXUS and Cardiac Surgery) score (SS) on 1-year clinical outcomes in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes ...
    • Postoperative persistent chronic pain: what do we know about prevention, risk factors, and treatment 

      Kraychete, Durval Campos; Sakata, Rioko Kimiko [UNIFESP]; Carvalho Lannes, Leticia de Oliveira; Bandeira, Igor Dorea; Sadatsune, Eduardo Jun [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Inc, 2016)
      Background and objectives: Postoperative persistent chronic pain (POCP) is a serious health problem, disabling, undermining the quality of life of affected patients. Although more studies and research have addressed the ...