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    • Assessment of pelvic floor by three-dimensional-ultrasound in primiparous women according to delivery mode: initial experience from a single reference service in Brazil 

      Araujo Júnior, Edward [UNIFESP]; Freitas, Rogério Caixeta Moraes De [UNIFESP]; Di Bella, Zsuzsanna Ilona Katalin De Jármy [UNIFESP]; Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP]; Nakamura, Mary Uchiyama [UNIFESP]; Nardozza, Luciano Marcondes Machado [UNIFESP]; Moron, Antonio Fernandes [UNIFESP] (Federação Brasileira das Sociedades de Ginecologia e Obstetrícia, 2013-03-01)
      PURPOSE: To evaluate changes to the pelvic floor of primiparous women with different delivery modes, using three-dimensional ultrasound. METHODS: A prospective cross-sectional study on 35 primiparae divided into groups ...
    • Assessment of pelvic floor of women runners by three-dimensional ultrasonography and surface electromyography. A pilot study. 

      Araujo Junior, Edward [UNIFESP]; Katalin Jarmy-Di Bella, Zsuzsanna Ilona [UNIFESP]; Zanetti, Míriam Raquel Diniz [UNIFESP]; Araujo, Maita Poli [UNIFESP]; Petricelli, Carla Dellabarba [UNIFESP]; Martins, Wellington de Paula [UNIFESP]; Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP]; Nakamura, Mary Uchiyama [UNIFESP] (Soc Romana Ultrasonografe Medicina Biologie-srumb, 2014-03-01)
      Aim: To evaluate female runners' pelvic floor muscles using three-dimensional ultrasonography (3DUS) and surface electromyography (SEMG). Material and methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted on 24 female runners. ...
    • Cord blood cardiac troponin I, fetal Doppler velocimetry, and acid base status at birth 

      Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP]; D'Almeida, Vania [UNIFESP]; Guinsburg, Ruth [UNIFESP]; Nakamura, Mary U. [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Moron, Antonio [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2008-02-01)
      Objective: To analyze the association between umbilical cord cardiac troponin I (cTnl), obstetric Doppler, and birth acidemia. Method: This prospective observational study was conducted on 58 singleton pregnancies at 3 ...
    • Cytokine Levels in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: a Systematic Review of the Literature 

      Gomes, Caio Perez [UNIFESP]; Torloni, Maria Regina [UNIFESP]; Gueuvoghlanian-Silva, Barbara Yasmin [UNIFESP]; Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP]; Mattar, Rosiane [UNIFESP]; Daher, Silvia [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013-06-01)
      Problem Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is an inflammatory condition that involves unbalanced cytokine production. We carried out a systematic review on the relationship between GDM and maternal circulating levels of ...
    • Distensibility and Strength of the Pelvic Floor Muscles of Women in the Third Trimester of Pregnancy 

      Petricelli, Carla Dellabarba [UNIFESP]; Magalhaes Resende, Ana Paula; Elito Junior, Julio [UNIFESP]; Araujo Junior, Edward [UNIFESP]; Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP]; Diniz Zanetti, Miriam Raquel [UNIFESP]; Nakamura, Mary Uchiyama [UNIFESP] (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2014-01-01)
      Objective. the objective of this study was to compare the role of the pelvic floor muscles between nulliparous and multiparous women in the third trimester of pregnancy, by analyzing the relationship between electrical ...
    • Electromyographic evaluation of pelvic floor muscles in pregnant and nonpregnant women 

      Magalhaes Resende, Ana Paula [UNIFESP]; Petricelli, Carla Dellabarba [UNIFESP]; Bernardes, Bruno Teixeira [UNIFESP]; Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP]; Nakamura, Mary Uchiyama [UNIFESP]; Diniz Zanetti, Miriam Raquel [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2012-08-01)
      We compared the maximal voluntary contraction (MVC) and strength of pelvic floor muscles (PFM) of pregnant and nonpregnant women using surface electromyography (SEMG).Fifteen pregnant primiparous women and 15 nulliparous ...
    • Eletromiografia de superfície para avaliação dos músculos do assoalho pélvico feminino: revisão de literatura 

      Resende, Ana Paula Magalhães; Nakamura, Mary Uchiyama [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Elizabeth Alves Gonçalves [UNIFESP]; Petricelli, Carla Dellabarba [UNIFESP]; Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP]; Zanetti, Míriam Raquel Diniz [UNIFESP] (Universidade de São Paulo, 2011-09-01)
      Surface electromyography has clinical and research importance for the physiotherapist. Although capturing electrical activity promoted by recruitment of motor units, there is a good correlation between the number of activated ...
    • Parturient perineal distensibility tolerance assessed by EPI-NO: an observational study 

      Nakamura, Mary Uchiyama [UNIFESP]; Sass, Nelson [UNIFESP]; Elito Junior, Julio [UNIFESP]; Petricelli, Carla Dellabarba; Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP]; Araujo Júnior, Edward [UNIFESP]; Zanetti, Míriam Raquel Diniz [UNIFESP] (Instituto Israelita de Ensino e Pesquisa Albert Einstein, 2014-03-01)
      Objective: To determine how parturient women tolerate the use of a perineal distensibility assessment technique using the EPI-NO device. Method: An observational study with a total of 227 full-term parturient women was ...
    • Pelvic Floor Muscle and Transversus Abdominis Activation in Abdominal Hypopressive Technique Through Surface Electromyography 

      Stuepp, Liliana [UNIFESP]; Magalhaes Resende, Ana Paula [UNIFESP]; Petricelli, Carla Dellabarba [UNIFESP]; Nakamura, Mary Uchiyama [UNIFESP]; Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP]; Diniz Zanetti, Miriam R. [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011-01-01)
      Aims: the abdominal hypopressive technique (AHT) is performed mainly via transversus abdominis (TrA) activation and has been indicated for pelvic floor muscle (PFM) disorders. in some European countries, this technique has ...
    • Troponina I cardiaca no sangue do cordao umbilical como marcador de isquemia miocardica fetal 

      Alexandre, Sandra Maria [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2006)