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Skin innate immune response against fungal infections and the potential role of trained immunity
MYCOSES, v.67, n.1, article ID e13682, 11p, 2024
Fungal skin infections are distributed worldwide and can be associated with economic and social traits. The immune response related to skin cells is complex and its understanding is essential to the comprehension of each cell's role and the discovery of treatment alternatives. The first studies o...
Cone-beam computed tomography texture analysis can help differentiate odontogenic and non-odontogenic maxillary sinusitis
IMAGING SCIENCE IN DENTISTRY, v.53, n.1, p.43-51, 2023
Purpose: This study aimed to assess texture analysis (TA) of cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) images as a quantitative tool for the differential diagnosis of odontogenic and non-odontogenic maxillary sinusitis (OS and NOS, respectively).Materials and Methods: CBCT images of 40 patients diagno...
Noninvasive Techniques for Management of Erythema Multiforme
CASE REPORTS IN DENTISTRY, v.2023, article ID 9938939, 4p, 2023
An 18-year-old man was referred for a diagnosis of extensive oral lesions. During the interview, he reported a medical history of ganglionic tuberculosis, type 2 herpes infection, and significant weight loss due to dysphagia. Intraoral exam revealed multiple painful and ulcerated lesions covered ...
Liver steatosis as a predictor of incident diabetes in adults: a prospective evaluation in the Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Adult<i> Health</i> (ELSA-Brasil)
CADERNOS DE SAUDE PUBLICA, v.39, n.3, article ID e00090522, 11p, 2023
Increasing epidemiological evidence suggests a bidirectional relationship be-tween non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and type 2 diabetes, and that NAFLD may precede and/or promote the development of diabetes. This study aimed to investigate whether liver steatosis is associated with the i...
Effects of Exercise on Structural and Functional Brain Patterns in Schizophrenia-Data From a Multicenter Randomized-Controlled Study
SCHIZOPHRENIA BULLETIN, v.50, n.1, p.145-156, 2024
Background and Hypothesis: Aerobic exercise interventions in people with schizophrenia have been demonstrated to improve clinical outcomes, but findings regarding the underlying neural mechanisms are limited and mainly focus on the hippocampal formation. Therefore, we conducted a global explorato...
Publishing Negative Results of Neurobiological Studies in Mental Disorders Will Advance Knowledge in Pathophysiology
SCHIZOPHRENIA BULLETIN, v.49, n.3, p.539-541, 2023
Exercise as an add-on treatment in individuals with schizophrenia: Results from a large multicenter randomized controlled trial
PSYCHIATRY RESEARCH, v.328, article ID 115480, 11p, 2023
Current treatment methods do not achieve recovery for most individuals with schizophrenia, and symptoms such as negative symptoms and cognitive deficits often persist. Aerobic endurance training has been suggested as a potential add-on treatment targeting both physical and mental health. We perfo...
Treatment of negative symptoms in schizophrenia: a challenge for clinical research
EUROPEAN ARCHIVES OF PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCE, v.273, n.3, p.525-526, 2023
Systemic corticosteroids in fibrotic lung disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
BMJ OPEN RESPIRATORY RESEARCH, v.10, n.1, article ID e002008, 9p, 2023
ObjectivesWe aimed to assess the available evidence for corticosteroids in fibrotic interstitial lung disease (fILD) to inform the randomised embedded multifactorial adaptive platform ILD.DesignSystematic review and meta-analysis.Data sourcesWe searched Embase, Medline, Cochrane CENTRAL and Web o...
Beyond Sex-Based Differences: Exploring the Complexities of Aortic Stenosis in Women
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SCIENCES, v.36, p.e20230042, 2023