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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 ...
Tratamento da infecção urinária aguda com cefazolina
Combined therapies for Duchenne muscular dystrophy to optimize treatment efficacy
(Frontiers Media, 2018-04)
Duchene Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is the most frequent muscular dystrophy and one of the most severe due to the absence of the dystrophin protein. Typical pathological features include muscle weakness, muscle wasting, ...
Ultrastructural evaluation of gingival glycosaminoglycans in ovariectomized rats: Effects of steroid hormone therapy
Background/Aims: To evaluate the behavior of glycosaminoglycans (GAGs) in rat gingiva and the effects of lack of sexual steroids and the hormonal therapy with estrogen and dexamethasone (DEX). Methods: 40 female rats were ...
Synthetic and natural polycations for gene therapy: State of the art and new perspectives
(Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2006-02-01)
Currently, the major drawback of gene therapy is the gene transfection rate. The two main types of vectors that. are used in gene therapy are based on viral or non-viral gene delivery systems. There are several non-viral ...
Effect of the Spiritist passe energy therapy in reducing anxiety in volunteers: A randomized controlled trial
Background: In Brazil, one of the most used energy therapies is the Spiritist passe, which is practiced by Spiritist healers. Although experimental studies have demonstrated the effectiveness of different energy therapies ...