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Health in Brazil 4 Chronic non-communicable diseases in Brazil: burden and current challenges
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2011)
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) have become a major health priority in Brazil-72% of all deaths were attributable to NCDs in 2007. They are also the main source of disease burden, with neuropsychiatric disorders being the ...
Effect of NωNLA or dexamethasone on vascular hyporeactivity induced by E. coli endotoxin in sham and adrenalectomized rats
Induction of iNOS by bacterial products is considered to be part of the defense mechanism against infection. However, it has been suggested that the bacterial-induced NO-overproduction may be involved in the vascular ...
Update on the global burden of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke in 1990-2013: The GBD 2013 study
(S. Karger AG, 2015)
© 2015 S. Karger AG, Basel. Background: Global stroke epidemiology is changing rapidly. Although age-standardized rates of stroke mortality have decreased worldwide in the past 2 decades, the absolute numbers of people who ...
Potential of entomopathogenic fungi as biological control agents of diamondback moth (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) and compatibility with chemical insecticides
The objectives were to evaluate the efficiency of entomopathogenic fungi against Plutella xylostella (L.) and the compatibility of the most virulent isolates with some of the insecticides registered for use on cabbage ...
La gripe española y crisis de mortalidad en Salta, Argentina. A principios del siglo XXSpanish Flu and Mortality Crisis in Salta, Argentina. In Early Twentieth Century
(Facultad de Ciencias Humanas y Económicas. Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2013-12)
La sociedad salteña, a principios del siglo XX, se caracterizaba por importantes desigualdades de tipo social, que a su vez cristalizaban en problemas en el ámbito de la salud y la educación. Con tasas de mortalidad general ...
A population-based, multifaceted strategy to implement antenatal corticosteroid treatment versus standard care for the reduction of neonatal mortality due to preterm birth in low-income and middle-income countries: The ACT cluster-randomised trial
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2015-02)
Background Antenatal corticosteroids for pregnant women at risk of preterm birth are among the most effective hospital-based interventions to reduce neonatal mortality. We aimed to assess the feasibility, effectiveness, ...
Factores asociados a mortalidad en pacientes con fractura de cadera a 30 días y 1 año
(Universidad del RosarioEspecialización en Ortopedia y Traumatología HOKFacultad de Medicina, 2018)
Introduction: Over the last decade, the increase in life expectancy has resulted in a greater number of cases of hip fractures in aged patients, with multiple comorbidities and with a high mortality risk. It is essential ...
Impacto dos vírus Influenza e sincicial respiratório na mortalidade e internações e suas implicações para as políticas públicas no Brasil = Impact of Influenza anda respiratory syncytial virus in mortality and hospitalizations and its implications for public policies in BrazilImpact of Influenza anda respiratory syncytial virus in mortality and hospitalizations and its implications for public policies in Brazil