L. A. Barros
Federal University of São Paulo
Publications 3
#1L. A. Barros (UNIFESP: Federal University of São Paulo)H-Index: 2
#2Sergio Tufik (UNIFESP: Federal University of São Paulo)H-Index: 67
Last.Monica L. Andersen (UNIFESP: Federal University of São Paulo)H-Index: 31
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Abstract Memory comprises acquisition, consolidation and retrieval of information. Many substances can influence these different phases. It is well demonstrated that sex hormones, mainly estrogen, impact cognitive function. More recently, progesterone has also been documented as playing an important role in cognition, since it influences brain regions involved in memory. Currently, many women are under hormone treatment, which contain progesterone to decrease the risk of development of endometri...
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Skin naturally changes with age, becoming more fragile. Various stimuli can alter skin integrity. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether sleep deprivation affects the integrity of DNA in skin a
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to the editor: The most efficient treatment to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), which produces pressure able to open the upper airway, thereby restoring the normal respiratory flow ([2][1], [4][2]). Wellman et al. ([6][3]) recently reported that the CPAP