CLINICS

Volume 67(12); December 2012

Editorial

Molecular and genetic aspects of oncology and infectology in Clinics

  • Mauricio Rocha-e-Silva
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1353-1356. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)01.

Clinical Science

Supine sleep and positional sleep apnea after acute ischemic stroke and intracerebral hemorrhage

  • Millene R. Camilo, Regina M. F. Fernandes, Heidi H. Sander, Fernando Nobre, Taiza Santos-Pontelli, Antonio C. dos Santos, Draulio B. de Araujo, João P. Leite, Octavio M. Pontes-Neto
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1357-1360. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)02.

The effects of one-half of a soccer match on the postural stability and functional capacity of the lower limbs in young soccer players

  • Ricardo Kim Fukushi Yamada, Gustavo Gonçalves Arliani, Gabriel Peixoto Leão Almeida, André Manrique Venturine, Ciro Veronese dos Santos, Diego Costa Astur, Moisés Cohen
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1361-1364. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)03.

The perception of sleep quality in kidney transplant patients during the first year of transplantation

  • Dnyelle Souza Silva, Elisangela dos Santos Prado Andrade, Rosilene Motta Elias, Elias David-Neto, William Carlos Nahas, Manuel Carlos Martins de Castro, Maria Cristina Ribeiro de Castro
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1365-1371. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)04.

Differential expression of hypoxia-inducible factor 1α in non-small cell lung cancer and small cell lung cancer

  • Eleni Karetsi, Maria G. Ioannou, Theodora Kerenidi, Markos Minas, Paschalis A. Molyvdas, Konstantinos I. Gourgoulianis, Efrosyni Paraskeva
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1373-1378. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)05.

Mechanical thrombectomy with solitaire stent retrieval for acute ischemic stroke in a Brazilian population

  • Luis Henrique de Castro-Afonso, Thiago Giansante Abud, Octávio Marques Pontes-Neto, Lucas Moretti Monsignore, Guilherme Seizem Nakiri, Pedro Telles Cougo-Pinto, Lívia de Oliveira, Daniela dos Santos, Francisco A Dias, Soraia Cabette Ramos Fábio, Francisco Antônio Coletto, Daniel Giansante Abud
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1379-1386. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)06.

Nutritional risk and anthropometric evaluation in pediatric liver transplantation

  • Patrícia Zamberlan, Cláudio Leone, Uenis Tannuri, Werther Brunow de Carvalho, Artur Figueiredo Delgado
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1387-1392. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)07.

Novel GATA5 loss-of-function mutations underlie familial atrial fibrillation

  • Jian-Yun Gu, Jia-Hong Xu, Hong Yu, Yi-Qing Yang
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1393-1399. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)08.

The impact of asymptomatic vertebral fractures on quality of life in older community-dwelling women: the São Paulo Ageing & Health Study

  • Jaqueline B Lopes, Leandro K Fung, Caroline C Cha, Gustavo M Gabriel, Liliam Takayama, Camille P Figueiredo, Rosa Maria R Pereira
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1401-1406. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)09.

Effects of Brazilian Cardioprotective Diet Program on risk factors in patients with coronary heart disease: a Brazilian Cardioprotective Diet randomized pilot trial

  • Bernardete Weber, Andrea Polo Galante, Angela Cristine Bersch-Ferreira, Camila Ragne Torreglosa, Vitor Oliveira Carvalho, Elivane da Silva Victor, Jose Amalth do Espírito-Santo, Maria Beatriz Ross-Fernandes, Rafael Marques Soares, Rosana Perim Costa, Enilda de Sousa Lara, Anna Maria Buehler, Otávio Berwanger
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1407-1414. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)10.

Standard surgical treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia is safe for patients over 75 years: Analysis of 100 cases from a high-volume urologic center

  • Rafael Marmiroli, Alberto A. Antunes, Sabrina T. Reis, Elcio Nakano, Miguel Srougi
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1415-1418. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)11.

Plantar thermography is useful in the early diagnosis of diabetic neuropathy

  • Luciane Fachin Balbinot, Luis Henrique Canani, Caroline Cabral Robinson, Matilde Achaval, Milton Antônio Zaro
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1419-1425. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)12.

The modified Hodge test is a useful tool for ruling out klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase

  • Ana Paula Cury, Denise Andreazzi, Márcia Maffucci, Hélio Hehl Caiaffa-Junior, Flávia Rossi
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1427-1431. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)13.

The influence of anthropometric factors on postural balance: the relationship between body composition and posturographic measurements in young adults

  • Angélica Castilho Alonso, Natália Mariana S Luna, Luis Mochizuki, Fábio Barbieri, Sileno Santos, Julia Maria D'Andréia Greve
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1433-1441. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)14.

Serum adenosine deaminase, catalase and carbonic anhydrase activities in patients with bladder cancer

  • Necip Pirinççi, Ilhan Geçit, Mustafa Güneş, Mehmet Bilgehan Y�ksel, Mehmet Kaba, Serhat Tanık, Halit Demir, Mehmet Aslan
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1443-1446. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)15.

Basic Research

Antioxidant enzyme activity and malondialdehyde levels can be modulated by Piper betle, tocotrienol rich fraction and Chlorella vulgaris in aging C57BL/6 mice

  • Nor Syahida Aliahmat, Mohd Razman Mohd Noor, Wan Junizam Wan Yusof, Suzana Makpol, Wan Zurinah Wan Ngah, Yasmin Anum Mohd Yusof
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1447-1454. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)16.

Effects of the administration of pentoxifylline and prednisolone on the evolution of portal fibrogenesis secondary to biliary obstruction in growing animals: immunohistochemical analysis of the expression of TGF- β and VEGF

  • Wagner de Castro Andrade, Luiz Fernando Ferraz da Silva, Maria Cecilia de Mendonça Coelho, Ana Cristina Aoun Tannuri, Venancio Avancini Ferreira Alves, Uenis Tannuri
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1455-1461. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)17.

Hypertonic saline solution reduces the inflammatory response in endotoxemic rats

  • Mariana Cardillo Theobaldo, Hermes Vieira Barbeiro, Denise Frediani Barbeiro, Ricardo Petroni, Francisco Garcia Soriano
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1463-1468. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)18.

The effects of exercise modalities on adiposity in obese rats

  • Guilherme Fleury Fina Speretta, Marisa Cristina Rosante, Fernanda Oliveira Duarte, Richard Diego Leite, Anderson Diogo de Souza Lino, Rafael Arquias Andre, João Guilherme de Oliveira Silvestre, Heloisa Sobreiro Selistre de Araujo, Ana Claudia Garcia de Oliveira Duarte
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1469-1477. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)19.

RAPID COMMUNICATION

Does lack of improvement in the first two weeks predict treatment resistance in recent-onset psychosis?

  • Monica Kayo, Ivson Tassell, Vivian Hiroce, Anny Menezes, Helio Elkis
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1479-1482. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)20.

CASE REPORT

Inevitable hemodialysis for treating resistant hypertension in a patient with Leriche syndrome

  • Murvet Yilmaz, Ozlem Harmankaya Kaptanogullari, Can Caliskan, Ayse Sinangil Arar, Cuneyt Akgol, Kayhan Erturk, Abdulkadir Unsal
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1483-1486. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)21.

Association of myelodysplastic syndrome with CD5+, CD23+ monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis

  • Alex F Sandes, Maria de Lourdes L F Chauffaille, Alberto Orfao, Graziella C Siufi, Maria Regina R Silva, Mihoko Yamamoto
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1487-1491. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)22.

Acute abdominal pain in a 24-year-old woman: Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome associated with pyelonephritis

  • Giorgio Di Rocco, Domenico Giannotti, Marco Collalti, Rita Mele, Stefano Pontone, Francesca Frezzotti, Adriano Redler, Gregorio Patrizi
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1493-1495. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)23.

Rare association of cutaneous vasculitis, IgA nephropathy and antiphospholipid antibody syndrome with tuberculous lymphadenitis

  • Roberto Bueno Filho, Alberto Pinto Cordeiro, Flavia Tremeschin de Almeida, Catarina Shaletich, Roberto Silva Costa, Ana Maria F Roselino
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1497-1500. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)24.

Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome: metalloproteinase activity and response to doxycycline

  • Suzana Pinheiro Pimenta, Bruno Guedes Baldi, Ellen Caroline Toledo do Nascimento, Thais Mauad, Ronaldo Adib Kairalla, Carlos Roberto Ribeiro Carvalho
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1501-1504. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)25.

Fractures in connection with an atypical form of craniodiaphyseal dysplasia: case report of a boy and his mother

  • Ali Al Kaissi, Robert Csepan, Jochen G Hofstaetter, Klaus Klaushofer, Rudolf Ganger, Franz Grill
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1505-1509. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)26.

Challenges in patients supported with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in Brazil

  • Pedro Vitale Mendes, Ewandro Moura, Edzangela Vasconcelos Santos Barbosa, Adriana Sayuri Hirota, Paulo Rogerio Scordamaglio, Fabiana Maria Ajjar, Eduardo Leite Vieira Costa, Luciano Cesar Pontes Azevedo, Marcelo Park
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1511-1515. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)27.

Right coronary artery originating from the distal left circumflex artery, evaluation using three imaging techniques

  • Murat Turfan, Cemalettin Aydın, Mehmet Ali Elbey, Ercan Erdoğan, Emin Asoglu, Halil Basel, Ömer Göktekin
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1517-1518. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)28.

Glove port single-incision laparoscopic splenectomy and the treatment of its complications

  • Erkin Ismail, Cihangir Akyol, Salim Ilksen Basceken, Utku Tantoglu, Ilgaz Kayılıoglu, Atıl Cakmak
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1519-1521. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)29.

Congenital aneurysmal circumflex coronary artery fistula in a pregnant woman

  • Meliza Goi Roscani, Silmeia Garcia Zanati, Pericles S Salmazo, Fabio C Carvalho, Claudia G Magalhães, Vera T.M. Borges, Edson A Bregagnollo, Beatriz B Matsubara, João Carlos Hueb
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1523-1525. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)30.

Successful treatment of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura associated with mitral valve replacement

  • Yong Liu, Jian Zhu, Er-Ping Xi, Wei Jiang, Feng Xia, Shui-Bo Zhu
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1527-1528. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)31.

Respiratory failure after lung transplantation: extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a rescue treatment

  • Paulo Manuel Pêgo-Fernandes, Ludhmila Abrahão Hajjar, Filomena Regina Barbosa Gomes Galas, Marcos Naoyuki Samano, Alexandre Kazantzi Fonseca Ribeiro, Marcelo Park, Rodolfo Soares, Eduardo Osawa, Fabio Biscegli Jatene
  • Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2012 December; 67(12): 1529-1532. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2012(12)32.
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