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Anemia and dementia among the elderly: the Sao Paulo Ageing & Health Study
(CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESSNEW YORK, 2012)
Background: Anemia and dementia are common diseases among the elderly, but conflicting data are available regarding an association between these two conditions. We analyzed data from the Sao Paulo Ageing & Health Study to ...
Ferritin in hypertensive and diabetic women before and after bariatric surgery
(Aula Medica Ediciones, 2015-02-01)
In addition to its important role as marker of iron stores, serum ferritin is a marker of systemic inflammation, and obesity has been associated with chronic inflammation.Objective: To verify, six months after surgery, the ...
Temporal trends and factors associated with medication prescription patterns in peritoneal dialysis patients
♦ Introduction: Patients on peritoneal dialysis (PD) suffer from a high burden of comorbidities, which are managed with multiple medications. Determinants of prescription patterns are largely unknown in this population. ...
Prefrontal cortical and striatal activity to happy and fear faces in bipolar disorder is associated with comorbid substance abuse and eating disorder
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2009)
Background: The spectrum approach was used to examine contributions of comorbid symptom dimensions of substance abuse and eating disorder to abnormal prefrontal-cortical and subcortical-striatal activity to happy and fear ...
Associação entre doenças crônicas em adultos e redução dos níveis de atividade física
Type of study: Prevalence study. Objective: To describe the occurrence of diseases in hypertensive and/ or diabetic patients, users of Basic Health Unit (BHU) and to associate the occurrence of both diseases with physical ...
A Neuropsychological Study Comparing Patients Infected With HCV and HBV Without Psychiatric Comorbidities
Hepatitis C is one of the most common chronic infectious diseases worldwide, with well-documented extra-hepatic manifestations, such as a broad number of cognitive deficits. These impairments may be explained by psychiatric ...
Comorbidity headache and epilepsy in childhood
(Georg Thieme Verlag KgStuttgartAlemanha, 2004)
Hematopoietic cell transplant specific comorbidity index (HCT-CI) como ferramenta na avaliação da mortalidade não relacionada a recidiva em pacientes submetidos a transplante de células tronco hematopoiéticas alogênicoHematopoietic cell transplant specific comorbidity index as a tool in the assessment of non relapse mortality in patients undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant