CLINICS

Volume 66(12); December 2011

Clinical Science

A randomized controlled trial evaluating early versus traditional oral feeding after colorectal surgery

  • Ahmet Dag, Tahsin Colak, Ozgur Turkmenoglu, Ramazan Gundogdu, Suha Aydin
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2001-2005. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200001.

Influence of perineal prostatectomy on anal continence

  • Nádia Ricci Guilger, José Marcio Neves Jorge, Renato Prado Costa, Fernando Cesar Salla, Magaly Gemio Teixeira, Sergio Carlos Nahas, Ivan Cecconello
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2007-2012. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200002.

Direct fluorescent antibody assay and polymerase chain reaction for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in patients with vernal keratoconjunctivitis

  • Maria Cristina Nishiwaki-Dantas, Mariza Toledo de Abreu, Cynthia Mendonça de Melo, Ivana Lopes Romero, Rubens Belfort Matos Neto, Paulo Elias Correa Dantas
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2013-2018. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200003.

Analysis of the reactivity of indirect immunofluorescence in patients with pemphigus foliaceus and pemphigus vulgaris using rat bladder epithelium as a substrate

  • Damaris G. Ortolan, Danielle P. G. Souza, Valéria Aoki, Claudia G. Santi, Tatiana V. B. Gabbi, Ligia M. F. Ichimura, Celina W. Maruta
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2019-2023. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200004.

A multidetector tomography protocol for follow-up of endovascular aortic aneurysm repair

  • Roberto Moraes Bastos, Alvaro Razuk Filho, Roberto Blasbalg, Roberto Augusto Caffaro, Walter Khegan Karakhanian, Antonio José Rocha
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2025-2029. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200005.

Campaign, counseling and compliance with influenza vaccine among older persons

  • Vivian Iida Avelino-Silva, Thiago Junqueira Avelino-Silva, Joao Luiz Miraglia, Karina Takesaki Miyaji, Wilson Jacob-Filho, Marta Heloisa Lopes
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2031-2035. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200006.

Lactate and base deficit are predictors of mortality in critically ill patients with cancer

  • Ludhmila Abrahão Hajjar, Rosana Ely Nakamura, Juliano Pinheiro de Almeida, Julia T. Fukushima, Paulo Marcelo Gehm Hoff, Jean-Louis Vincent, José Otávio Costa Auler Júnior
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2037-2042. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200007.

Abnormal sensory integration affects balance control in hemiparetic patients within the first year after stroke

  • Clarissa B. Oliveira, Ítalo R. T. Medeiros, Mario G. Greters, Norberto A. F. Frota, Leandro Tavares Lucato, Milberto Scaff, Adriana B. Conforto
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2043-2048. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200008.

Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery in selected patients is superior to the conventional approach for patients with severely depressed left ventricular function

  • Guido Marco Caputti, José Honório Palma, Diego Felipe Gaia, Enio Buffolo
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2049-2053. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200009.

Chronic hepatitis virus infection in patients with multiple myeloma: clinical characteristics and outcomes

  • Chung-Jen Teng, Han-Tsung Liu, Chun-Yu Liu, Chi-Hsiu Hsih, Jih-Tung Pai, Jyh-Pyng Gau, Jin-Hwang Liu, Tzeon-Jye Chiou, Hui-Chi Hsu, Po-Min Chen, Cheng-Hwai Tzeng, Yuan-Bin Yu
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2055-2061. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200010.

A 3-year follow-up study of all-ceramic single and multiple crowns performed in a private practice: a prospective case series

  • Gianluca M. Tartaglia, Ernesto Sidoti, Chiarella Sforza
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2063-2070. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200011.

Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) carriage in a dermatology unit

  • Renata L. Pacheco, Renata D. Lobo, Maura S. Oliveira, Elthon F. Farina, Cleide R. Santos, Silvia F. Costa, Maria Clara Padoveze, Cilmara P. Garcia, Priscila A. Trindade, Ligia M. Quitério, Evandro A. Rivitti, Elsa M. Mamizuka, Anna S. Levin
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2071-2077. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200012.

Muscle strength and exercise intensity adaptation to resistance training in older women with knee osteoarthritis and total knee arthroplasty

  • Emmanuel Gomes Ciolac, Júlia Maria D'Andréa Greve
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2079-2084. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200013.

Total inspiratory and expiratory impedance in patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

  • Karla Kristine Dames Silva, Agnaldo José Lopes, José Manoel Jansen, Pedro Lopes de Melo
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2085-2091. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200014.

Cryopreservation time does not decrease follicular viability in ovarian tissue frozen for fertility preservation

  • Jacira Ribeiro Campos, Julio Cesar Rosa-e-Silva, Bruno Ramalho Carvalho, Alessandra Aparecida Vireque, Marcos Felipe Silva-de-Sá, Ana Carolina Japur de Sá Rosa-e-Silva
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2093-2097. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200015.

Basic Research

Continuously Variable Rating: a new, simple and logical procedure to evaluate original scientific publications

  • Mauricio Rocha e Silva
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2099-2104. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200016.

Moderate exercise training promotes adaptations in coronary blood flow and adenosine production in normotensive rats

  • Fernanda R. Roque, Ursula Paula Renó Soci, Katia De Angelis, Marcele A. Coelho, Cristina R. Furstenau, Dalton V. Vassallo, Maria Claudia Irigoyen, Edilamar M. Oliveira
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2105-2111. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200017.

Expression of TGF-β1 in the blood during fracture repair in an estrogen-deficient rat model

  • Mohamed Abdalla Estai, Farihah Suhaimi, Srijit Das, Ahmad Nazrun Shuid, Zahiah Mohamed, Ima-Nirwana Soelaiman
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2113-2119. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200018.

Curcumin, but not Prima-1, decreased tumor cell proliferation in the syngeneic murine orthotopic bladder tumor model

  • Fábio T. Watanabe, Daher C. Chade, Sabrina T. Reis, Camila Piantino, Marcos Francisco Dall' Oglio, Miguel Srougi, Katia R. M. Leite
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2121-2124. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200019.

The effects of heated vegetable oils on blood pressure in rats

  • Kamsiah Jaarin, Mohd Rais Mustafa, Xin-Fang Leong
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2125-2132. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200020.

Review

The effects of dietary supplementation with Agaricales mushrooms and other medicinal fungi on breast cancer: Evidence-based medicine

  • Maria Rita Carvalho Garbi Novaes, Fabiana Valadares, Mariana Campos Reis, Daniella Rodrigues Gonçalves, Marilia da Cunha Menezes
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2133-2139. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200021.

Should we definitively abandon prophylaxis for patent ductus arteriosus in preterm new-borns?

  • Vassilios Fanos, Michele Pusceddu, Angelica Dessì, Maria Antonietta Marcialis
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2141-2149. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200022.

Protective measures against ultrafiltration failure in peritoneal dialysis patients

  • Anna Rita Aguirre, Hugo Abensur
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2151-2157. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200023.

CASE REPORT

Persistent pusher behavior after a stroke

  • Taiza E. G. Santos-Pontelli, Octavio M. Pontes-Neto, Draulio B. de Araujo, Antonio Carlos Santos, Joao P. Leite
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2169-2171. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200025.

Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis complicating ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome-related ascites

  • Leandro Utino Taniguchi, Cláudia Gennari Lacerda Jorge, Lucas Fernandes de Oliveira
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2173-2175. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200026.

Thymic hyperplasia in Graves' disease

  • Debora Lucia Seguro Danilovic, Regina Matsunaga Martin, Pedro Caruso, Suemi Marui
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2177-2178. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200027.

Herpes Zoster as a Sign of AIDS and nonadherence to antiretroviral therapy: a case report

  • Helena Lucia Barroso dos Reis, Fernanda Sampaio Cavalcante, Katia Regina Netto dos Santos, Mauro Romero Leal Passos, Dennis de Carvalho Ferreira
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2179-2181. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200028.

ERRATA

ERRATA

  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2011 December; 66(12): 2183-2183. doi: 10.1590/S1807-59322011001200029.
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