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    • Are bovine teeth a suitable substitute for human teeth in in vitro studies to assess endotoxin load in root canals? 

      Melo, Tiago André Fontoura de; Gründling, Grasiela Sabrina Longhi; Montagner, Francisco; Scarparo, Roberta Kochenborger; Figueiredo, Jose Antonio Poli de; Vier-Pelisser, Fabiana Vieira (2015) [Journal article]
      The present study aimed to determine the feasibility of using bovine teeth as a suitable alternative for human teeth, in experiments involving in vitro endotoxin contamination. Twenty bovine central incisors and 20 human ...
    • Chronic inflammation role in the obesity-diabetes association : a case-cohort study 

      Luft, Vivian Cristine; Schmidt, Maria Inês; Pankow, James S.; Couper, David J.; Ballantyne, Christie M.; Young, J. Hunter; Duncan, Bruce Bartholow (2013) [Journal article]
      Background: Chronic inflammation is related to both obesity and diabetes. Our aim was to investigate to what extent this inflammation contributes to the association between obesity and diabetes. Methods: Using a case-cohort ...
    • Ehrlichiosis in Brazil 

      Vieira, Rafael Felipe da Costa; Biondo, Alexander Welker; Guimarães, Ana Marcia Sá; Santos, Andrea Pires dos; Santos, Rodrigo Pires dos; Dutra, Leonardo Hermes; Diniz, Pedro Paulo Vissotto de Paiva; Morais, Helio Autran de; Messick, Joanne Belle; Labruna, Marcelo Bahia; Vidotto, Odilon (2011) [Journal article]
      Ehrlichiosis is a disease caused by rickettsial organisms belonging to the genus Ehrlichia. In Brazil, molecular and serological studies have evaluated the occurrence of Ehrlichia species in dogs, cats, wild animals and ...
    • Optical coherence tomography image in gelatinous drop-like corneal dystrophy : case report 

      Magalhães, Otávio de Azevedo; Rymer, Samuel; Marinho, Diane Ruschel; Kwitko, Sergio; Cardoso, Isabel Habeyche; Kliemann, Lucia Maria (2012) [Journal article]
      Gelatinous drop-like corneal dystrophy is a rare disorder with few cases described in the present literature. The following report will show how difficult it is to diagnose this disease in early stages. Modern image exams, ...
    • O papel dos hormônios tireoidianos na função testicular 

      Wajner, Simone Magagnin; Wagner, Márcia dos Santos; Fernandes, Natália Sônego; Maia, Ana Luiza Silva (2008) [Journal article]
      Os hormônios tireoidianos são essenciais para o crescimento, desenvolvimento e metabolismo. O pró-hormônio tiroxina (T4) é sintetizado e secretado pela glândula tireóide junto com uma pequena quantidade do hormônio ativo, ...
    • Pediatric cataracts : clinical aspects, frequency of strabismus and chronological, etiological, and morphological features 

      Tartarella, Marcia Beatriz; Britez-Colombi, Glória Fátima; Milhomem, Suane Castro; Lopes, Marcia Cordeiro Emery; Fortes Filho, João Borges (2014) [Journal article]
      Purpose: This study aimed to evaluate the frequency of strabismus and chronological, etiological, and morphological features in patients with pediatric cataracts. Methods: Medical records of pediatric patients were evaluated ...
    • Phacoemulsification and foldable acrylic IOL implantation in children with treated retinoblastoma 

      Tartarella, Marcia Beatriz; Britez-Colombi, Glória Fátima; Motono, Marcia; Chojniak, Martha Maria Motono; Fortes Filho, João Borges; Belfort Junior, Rubens (2012) [Journal article]
      Objetivos: Estudar os resultados da cirurgia da catarata induzida pela radioterapia para o tratamento do retinoblastoma em crianças. Métodos: Estudo retrospectivo intervencional em série de casos onde seis pacientes ...
    • Transcranial direct current stimulation in patients with anxiety : current perspectives 

      Stein, Dirson João; Medeiros, Liciane Fernandes; Caumo, Wolnei; Torres, Iraci Lucena da Silva (2020) [Journal article]
      Anxiety is one of the most prevalent and debilitating psychiatric conditions worldwide. Pharmaco- and psycho-therapies have been employed in the treatment of human anxiety to date. Yet, either alone or in combination, ...