LIM/62 - Laboratório de Investigação Médica em Neurocirurgia
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INTRACRANIAL COMPLIANCE CONCEPTS AND ASSESSMENT OF TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY: A SCOPING REVIEW
CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, v.50, n.1, suppl.S, p.413-413, 2022
CoaguChek (R) XS versus standard laboratory prothrombin time for anticoagulant monitoring in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome
LUPUS, v.31, n.5, p.565-574, 2022
Introduction: The standard of care for thrombotic antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is anticoagulation with vitamin K antagonists (VKAs). Prothrombin time, and its corresponding international normalized ratio (INR), is the laboratory test routinely performed to assess anticoagulation. Self-manageme...
Guidelines for Parkinson's disease treatment consensus from the Movement Disorders Scientific Department of the Brazilian Academy of Neurology- motor symptoms
ARQUIVOS DE NEURO-PSIQUIATRIA, v.80, n.3, p.316-329, 2022
The treatment of Parkinson's disease (PD) is challenging, especially since it is considered highly individualized. The Brazilian Academy of Neurology has recognized the need to disseminate knowledge about the management of PD treatment, adapting the best evidence to the Brazilian reality. Thus, t...
Assessing the burden of osteoarthritis in Latin America: a rapid evidence assessment
CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY, v.41, n.5, p.1285-1292, 2022
This rapid evidence assessment (REA) was conducted to explore the burden of weight-bearing joint osteoarthritis in the developing countries of Latin America. REA methodology used a standardized search strategy to identify observational studies published from 2010 to 23 April 2020 that reported ou...
New updates on transcranial magnetic stimulation in chronic pain
CURRENT OPINION IN SUPPORTIVE AND PALLIATIVE CARE, v.16, n.2, p.65-70, 2022
Purpose of review Chronic pain is the most prevalent symptomatic disease worldwide. Nonpharmacological interventions, such as noninvasive neuromodulation (NIN), have gained scientific evidence to support their use as an add-on strategy to pharmacological pain management. The most studied NIN tech...
A systematic review and meta-analysis of fusion rate enhancements and bone graft options for spine surgery
SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, v.12, n.1, article ID 7546, 9p, 2022
Our study aimed to evaluate differences in outcomes of patients submitted to spinal fusion using different grafts measuring the effectiveness of spinal fusion rates, pseudarthrosis rates, and adverse events. Applying the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses statement...
The diagnostic accuracy of MRI in determining the relations between paraclinoid aneurysms and the cavernous sinus
NEURORADIOLOGY, v.64, n.6, p.1175-1185, 2022
Purpose The location of paraclinoid aneurysms is determinant for evaluation of its intradural compartment and risk of SAH after rupture. Advanced MRI techniques have provided clear visualization of the distal dural ring (DDR) to determine whether an aneurysm is intracavernous, transitional or int...
Could outcomes of intracranial aneurysms be better predict using serum creatinine and glomerular filtration rate?
ACTA CIRURGICA BRASILEIRA, v.37, n.1, article ID e370107, 11p, 2022
Purpose: To analyze the role of serum creatinine levels as a biomarker of intracranial aneurysm outcomes. Methods: This is a prospective analysis of outcomes of patients with intracranial aneurysm. One hundred forty-seven patients with serum creatinine at admission and 6 months follow up were inc...
Sensory characteristics and chronic facial pain conditions: Cross-sectional study
ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY, v.135, article ID 105361, 7p, 2022
Objectives: This study investigated patients with neuropathic, myofascial and other orofacial pain conditions according to the differences and similarities of the sensory profile, and the association between sensory findings and neuropathic or non-neuropathic conditions.Design: 132 healthy contro...
Microsurgical approaches to the pulvinar: A comparative analysis
JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCE, v.99, p.233-238, 2022
Objective: To compare the area of exposure to the cisternal thalamus associated with four surgical techniques: supracerebellar-infratentorial (SCIT), occipital interhemispheric (OI), transchoroidal (TC) and subtemporal before and after parahippocampal resection (ST and STh, respectively). Methods...