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  • Parameters used in metabolic syndrome diagnosis

    Parameters used in metabolic syndrome diagnosis Carvalho E.E.S.L.L1, Souza P.C2, Martins E.V.S3, Silva B.M4, Cavalcanti J.F.G5, Almeida Júnior A.S.A6 1,2,3,4,5Estudantes do Curso de Biomedicina – UNINASSAU; 6Docente – UNINASSAU. Introduction: Metabolic Syndrome (MS) is a complex disorder represented by a set of cardiovascular risk factors that are directly related to the patient’s eating style and physical activity, and has long been associated with insulin resistance. All proposed diagnostic criteria for the Metabolic Syndrome (MS) take into account abdominal obesity. Several…

  • Phyisiotherapy as a Treatment of Progressive Spinal Amyotrophy type I: a case report

    Phyisiotherapy as a Treatment of Progressive Spinal Amyotrophy type I: a case report Silva, J.S1, Sousa, J.R2, Rosário, D.D.S3, Sousa, J.R.A4, Piauiense, J.N.F5, Vale, M.B6. 1,4 Residente de Farmácia – UFPA;2Residente de Fisioterapia – UFPA; 3Residentes de Enfermagem – UFPA; 5Residente de Biomedicina – UFPA; 6Mestranda de Saúde da Amazônia–UFPA. Introduction: The Progressive Spinal Amyotrophy is an autosomal recessive hereditary disease characterized by the spinal cord motoneurons degeneration, as the type I the most severe. PURPOSE: To describe a physical…

  • To describe the prevalence data in new cases of leprosy in the years 2013 to 2015 in Pernambuco

    To describe the prevalence data in new cases of leprosy in the years 2013 to 2015 in Pernambuco Brazão, G.1; Oliveira, C.F2; Silva, A.T.P3; Silva, T.P.S4; Souge, E.B5 1Estudante do Curso de Medicina da Universidade Federal de Pernambuco – UFPE; 2Estudante do Curso de Enfermagem da Universidade Federal de Pernambuco – UFPE; 3,4,5Doutor em Neuropsiquiatria e Ciências do Comportamento pela Universidade Federal de Pernambuco – UFPE. Introduction: Leprosy is a chronic infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae. It has eminent…

  • Disabled pronouness filling: an entrance to health services

    Disabled pronouness filling: an entrance to health services Melo, A.M.S1, Feitosa, A.L.F2, Silva, C.M.A3, Araújo, S.C.M4 1Student of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences course – UNCISAL, 2Student of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences Course – UNCISAL, 3Student of Physiotherapy Course – UNCISAL, 4Assistant Professor – UNCISAL Introduction: Information is a fundamental element in the analysis of health situations, because they offer subsidies for the planning and organization of services. At the end of 2015 new cases of children born with…

  • Evaluation of antioxidant and gastroprotective activities of ethyl acetate extract of Avicennia schaueriana.

    Evaluation of antioxidant and gastroprotective activities of ethyl acetate extract of Avicennia schaueriana. Borba A.D.L1; Barbosa J.A.P2; Santana M.A.N3; Coutinho L.L4; Farias L.O5; Silva T.G6 1Student of the Pharmacy Course – UFPE; 2,3,6Researchers of Department of Antibiotics- UFPE; 4,5Students of the Biomedicine Science Course- UFPE Introduction: Brazilian flora has a great biodiversity and some of these plants are used in folk medicine. Avicennia schaueriana, popularly known as black mangrove, is an endemic specie of mangrove vegetation belonging to the Acanthaceae…

  • Metabolic and immunological modifications present in Alzheimer’s Disease

    Metabolic and immunological modifications present in Alzheimer’s Disease Gonçalves, A.L.N1, Souza, A.V.F2, Borges, B.Q.O.V3, Paiva, J.C.G4, Morais, L.A5, Souza, M.B.R6 1Estudante do Curso de Medicina – UNICAP; 2,3,4,5Estudante do Curso de Medicina – UNICAP; 6Docente do Curso de Medicina – UNICAP Introduction: Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is classified as progressive neurodegenerative and represents one of the main causes of dementia in the elderly. Its symptomatology is characterized by loss of memory, neuronal destruction and reduction of brain volume. The literature reports…

  • Evaluation of lectin extracted from Canavalia brasiliensis on the neuropsychomotor system of murine

    Evaluation of lectin extracted from Canavalia brasiliensis on the neuropsychomotor system of murine Gonçalves, A.L.N1, Souza, A.V.F2, Borges, B.Q.O.V3, Paiva, J.C.G4, Morais, L.A5, Souza, M.B.R6 1Estudante do Curso de Medicina – UNICAP; 2,3,4,5Estudante do Curso de Medicina – UNICAP; 6Docente do Curso de Medicina – UNICAP Introduction: Lectins are a class of proteins extracted from the seeds of Canavalia brasiliensis (Lectin ConBr). Its anti-neoplastic activity has been studied in experimental models. Aim: To evaluate the neuropsychomotor effect of Lectin ConBr…

  • Cervical cancer: applications of genotyping for the screening in human papilomavirus (HPV)

    Cervical cancer: applications of genotyping for the screening in human papilomavirus (HPV) Silva, V.M1; Santos, G.S2; Silva J.F.S3; Nascimento, E.R.S4; Wanderley, M.C.A5; Godone, R.L.N6 1,2,3,4Estudante do Curso de Biomedicina- UNINASSAU- Caruaru; 5,6Docente do curso de Biomedicina- UNINASSAU- Caruaru Introduction: Cervical cancer is considered a serious public health problem, especially in underdeveloped countries. The causal factor of the disease is infection of the vaginal mucosa by human papillomavirus (HPV). HPV consists of more than 130 genotypes, the genotypes of higher prevalence…

  • Perception and Expression of Emotions: Psychological Intervention With Hospitalized Patients With Diabetis in a Surgical Clinic

    Perception and Expression of Emotions: Psychological Intervention With Hospitalized Patients With Diabetis in a Surgical Clinic Albuquerque, S.S.A1, Santos, L.C.V2, Souza, M.C.C3, Carvalho, M.E.P.S4, Accioly, C.C5, Albuquerque, E.N6 1,2,3,4Estudante do Curso de Psicologia da Faculdade Pernambucana de Saúde; 5,6Psicóloga do Instituto de Medicina Integral Prof. Fernando Figueira – IMIP, Tutora do curso de Psicologia da Faculdade Pernambucana de Saúde – FPS. Illness is a non-expected situation that the patient isn’t prepared for, resulting it may cause an instability between mind…

  • Paresthesia After Exodontia of 3º Lower Molares: Causes and Treatment

    Paresthesia After Exodontia of 3º Lower Molares: Causes and Treatment Pedrosa,Ramos L.V.S1, Santos G.A.S2, Lima L.F.A3, França L.C4, Santana J.F5, Maia C.S6 1,2,3,4,5Student of the Dentistry Course – UFPE; 6Teacher Department of Histology and Embryology – UFPE Introduction: Removal of the 3rd lower molars is nowadays a routine procedure in dentistry, but it is an action that can be damaged in the inferior alveolar (NAI) and lingual nerves, which are in association with the roots of the 3rd molars. Objective:…