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Histories of occupational therapy in Latin America: The first decade of creation of the education programs
(Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos, 2019)
© 2019 Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos. All rights reserved.This article aims to analyze the historical processes that allowed and promoted the creation of occupational therapy in Latin America. For the identification ...
Pompe disease: Clinical perspectives
(Dove Medical, 2017)
Pompe disease (acid alpha-glucosidase deficiency, OMIM 232300) is a rare lysosomal storage disorder due to autosomal recessive mutations in the GAA gene. It has also been called acid maltase deficiency and glycogen storage ...
Effect of androgens combined with hormone therapy on quality of life in post-menopausal women with sexual dysfunction
Aim. To evaluate with validated instruments changes in quality of life and sexuality in women receiving hormonal replacement therapy (AHT). Design. Randomised, double-blind, double-dummy study with two parallel treatment ...
Pragmatist Epistemology and Jane Addams: Fundamental Concepts for the Social Paradigm of Occupational Therapy
The objective of this manuscript is to contribute to the education of future occupational therapists within the current paradigm of the profession. To this purpose, some of the conceptual foundations of pragmatist epistemology ...
Principal approaches to understanding occupation and occupational science found in the Chilean journal of occupational therapy (2001–2012)
(Hindawi Limited, 2017)
© 2017 Rodolfo Morrison et al. Background. The progression of occupational science in Chile is documented in the main scientific publication of the field, the Chilean Journal of Occupational Therapy (RChTO). Objective. ...
A decade of antiretroviral therapy: A profile of patients with 10 years of highly effective triple therapy Una década de terapia anti-retroviral: Perfil de pacientes con 10 años de triterapia de alta efectividad
Introduction: Highly effective antiretroviral triple therapy (TAR 3) has led to a significant increase in survival of patients (pts) infected with human immunodeficiency virus. In 1999 it was started in the Chilean public ...
Cognitive stimulation and occupational therapy for delirium prevention
(Associacao de Medicina Intensiva Brasileira - AMIB, 2017)
Delirium is a relevant condition in critically ill patients with long-term impacts on mortality, cognitive and functional status and quality of life. Despite the progress in its diagnosis, prevention and management during ...
Orofacial granulomatosis and diet therapy
(Sociedade Brasileira de Dermatologia, 2018)
Orofacial granulomatosis is a nonspecific term that contains a wide variety of granulomatous entities, which share a clinical and histopathological presentation. It manifests as persistent or recurrent orofacial swelling, ...
Anpassung von blutvolumen und hämoglobinmenge an intermittierende und chronische hypoxie
(Dynamic Media Sales Verlag, 2001)
Respiratory Muscle Training in Patients with Stroke
(Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2019)