Sao Paulo Medical Journal
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#2Viviane Martins Santos (UFMT: Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso)
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BACKGROUND Exposure to particulate material produced as a result of increased agricultural activity may increase the number of pneumonia hospitalizations among children. We hope to contribute to the knowledge base through highlighting the environmental mechanisms involved in this outcome and optimizing pollutant control policies. OBJECTIVES To investigate the association between pneumonia hospitalizations among children and presence of environmental pollutants in a town in the Brazilian Legal Am...
#1Isabela M. Benseñor (USP: University of São Paulo)H-Index: 53
#2Paulo A. Lotufo (USP: University of São Paulo)H-Index: 64
#1Janaina Barbosa de Oliveira (UNESP: Sao Paulo State University)H-Index: 5
#2Florence Kerr-Corrêa (UNESP: Sao Paulo State University)H-Index: 15
Last. Maria Cristina Pereira Lima (UNESP: Sao Paulo State University)H-Index: 14
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BACKGROUND Harm to other people caused by an individual under the influence of alcohol (UIA) can occur in a variety of relationship situations between the drinker and these other people. OBJECTIVES To estimate the prevalence of the risk of vehicle accidents (RVA) involving people who are UIA, according to sociodemographic variables, respondent alcohol use and gender. DESIGN AND SETTING Cross-sectional study, in which a household survey was carried out on a cluster-stratified representative sampl...
#1Camila de Carvalho Gomes (UFRN: Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte)H-Index: 2
#2Cassia Camila Gomes da Silva (UFRN: Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte)
Last. Ana Paula Trussardi Fayh (UFRN: Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte)H-Index: 4
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BACKGROUND Children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia are at risk of malnutrition, but few studies have described the changes in nutritional status during the different phases of chemotherapy. OBJECTIVE To evaluate changes in nutritional status, food intake and appetite-regulating hormones among children and adolescents with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in the first phase of chemotherapy. DESIGN AND SETTING Cohort study developed in the pediatric oncology departments of two hospitals in the city...
#2Rômulo Araújo Fernandes (UNESP: Sao Paulo State University)H-Index: 15
Last. Jamile Sanches Codogno (UNESP: Sao Paulo State University)H-Index: 12
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BACKGROUND This study was based on filling a gap in our knowledge regarding the issue of what the protective effect of physical exercise on patients within the Brazilian National Health System could be, in relation to low back pain. OBJECTIVES To determine the prevalence of chronic low back pain (CLBP) and to analyze the protective effect of physical exercise among patients over 50 years old attended at primary healthcare units (PHUs). DESIGN AND SETTING Analytical cross-sectional study at Unive...
#1Indira Rojo Báez (Autonomous University of Sinaloa)
#2Daniel Omar Rivera Castro (Autonomous University of Sinaloa)
Last. Vicente Olimón Andalón (Autonomous University of Sinaloa)
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BACKGROUND Diabetic nephropathy is a common complication of chronic kidney disease (CKD). -Inflammation in the kidneys is crucial for promoting development and progression of this complication. Wnt member 5a (Wnt5a) and secreted frizzled-related protein 5 (Sfrp5) are proinflammatory proteins associated with insulin resistance and chronic low-grade adipose tissue inflammation. OBJECTIVE To determine the correlation between serum Sfrp5 and Wnt5a concentrations and glomerular filtration rate in pat...
#1Genef Caroline Andrade Ribeiro (UFS: Universidade Federal de Sergipe)H-Index: 1
#2Walbert de Andrade Vieira (State University of Campinas)H-Index: 1
Last. Luiz Renato Paranhos (UFU: Federal University of Uberlandia)H-Index: 8
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BACKGROUND Elderly men have been characterized as a group vulnerable to suicide, motivated by loneliness, loss of loved ones and feelings of uselessness to family members. OBJECTIVES To ascertain the prevalence of different mental disorders among elderly men who attempted suicide. DESIGN AND SETTING Systematic review of observational studies developed as a result of a partnership between two postgraduate schools (Lagarto and Uberlândia). METHODS An electronic search was performed in eight electr...
BACKGROUND Diagnosis and treatment of small saphenous vein (SSV) insufficiency is of utmost importance for relieving chronic venous insufficiency symptoms. OBJECTIVES To investigate the efficacy and safety of five different treatment approaches among patients with SSV insufficiency. DESIGN AND SETTING Two-center retrospective clinical study, conducted at cardiovascular surgery clinics in a local training and research hospital and a state hospital. METHODS A total of 282 extremities of 268 patien...
#2Yeşim Aksoy DeryaH-Index: 2
Last. Behice ErciH-Index: 4
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BACKGROUND Breast cancer worries are important determinants in relation to behavior favoring breast cancer screening. OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of theory-based training to promote breast cancer screening among women with high and low levels of breast cancer worries. DESIGN AND SETTING Randomized controlled trial, conducted in two family health centers. METHODS In total, 285 women were recruited. Women with low levels of breast cancer worries were included in the first intervention group ...
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