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  • To analyze the importance of the nursing professional in controlling the risk factors that cause heart failure in the elderly

    To analyze the importance of the nursing professional in controlling the risk factors that cause heart failure in the elderly Silva, L. B. H.¹; Silva, A. C. C ²; Bezerra, D. D. ³; Oliveira Filho, M. V. C. ⁴; Moura, M. I. A. ⁵; Medeiros, J. P. ⁶. 1,2,3, 4 e 5Estudante do curso de Enfermagem – UFPE;⁶Professora Adjunto IV do Departamento de Histologia e Embriologia – UFPE. Introduction: Despite the technological advance and the increase in population longevity, heart…

  • Health in the third age: therapeutic approach through integration and complementary practices

    Health in the third age: therapeutic approach through integration and complementary practices Santos L.M.S¹, Pereira M.E.M² ¹Post-Graduation in Naturology – Estratego; ² Teacher of the University Center of João Pessoa – UNIPE / Master in Education for Teaching in the Halth Area. Introduction: Healthy aging is considered a process of adaptation to the changes that occur throughout life, which allows the elderly to maintain their physical, mental and social well-being, being strongly related to the maintenance of a good old…

  • Memorial office with a sources of phono-audiological approach: experience report

    Memorial office with a sources of phono-audiological approach: experience report Silva Franco e Santos, S.N.S1; Veras, A.R.A.L2; Souza Neta, H.H1; Aguiar, I.P1; Araújo, N.T.A1; Silva, V.R1. 1Students of the Speech Therapy course of the University Center of João Pessoa- UNIPÊ. 2Speech Therapist, Master, Teacher of the Speech Therapy course at Faculty São Miguel – PE Introduction: Aging is a physiological process that brings changes in several aspects, which reflects both physical changes and changes in the cognitive aspects related to…

  • The importance of the nutritionist in the multidisciplinary team in the treatment and rehabilitation of the Huntington carriers

    The importance of the nutritionist in the multidisciplinary team in the treatment and rehabilitation of the Huntington carriers Caires A.S¹, Mareco L.A2, Mercês Z.C2, Santos M.R.N.S3, Simões D.V3 ¹Biomédico Mestre em Ciências da Saúde pela Universidade Federal do Amapá, UNIFAP. 2Acadêmicas de Bacharel de Nutrição da Faculdade Estácio de Macapá; 3Docentes/Pesquisadores do Curso de Bacharel de Nutrição da Faculdade Estácio de Macapá, Amapá, Brasil; ³Professor Orientadora Introduction: Huntington’s disease (DH) is characterized by being triggered by genetic alterations in chromosome…

  • Totally Cystic Schwannoma in the posterior mediastinum on right side- A rare presentation

    Totally Cystic Schwannoma in the posterior mediastinum on right side- A rare presentation Amarjit singh, K S Sidhu, Shivaji Rai, Karandeep singh. Department of Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Government Medical College, Amritsar, India A 54 year old female presented with a short history of dyspnoea on exertion and pain right hypochondrium, radiating to back. X-Ray chest showed a well-defined opaque mass in the posterior mediastinum. A computed Tomography (C T) scan chest done revealed a thick walled cystic lesion in…

  • To characterize the sociodemographic, clinical, therapeutic and quality of life of users of the Unified Health System with Diabetes mellitus

    To characterize the sociodemographic, clinical, therapeutic and quality of life of users of the Unified Health System with Diabetes mellitus Silva L.L.S.B.¹; Gonzaga I.A.A.S.²; Santos E.K.M.³; Silva L.N.M.4; Santos E.C.B.5 ¹Acadêmica do Curso de Graduação em Enfermagem da Universidade Federal de Pernambuco. Brasil; 2 ,3Enfermeiras pela Universidade Federal de Pernambuco. Brasil. 4Acadêmica do Curso de Graduação em Enfermagem da Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, 5Doutora em Enfermagem pela USP. Professora Adjunta da Universidade Federal de Pernambuco. Brasil. Orientadora. Introduction: Descriptive study…

  • Effects of oral antidiabetics on cancer incidence and mortality

    Effects of oral antidiabetics on cancer incidence and mortality Neto, P. P. M 1; Silva, M. R. P 2; Soares, C. L. R 3; Lucena, C. C. O 4; Pereira, P. S 5; Silva, T. G6 1Postgraduate Program of Biological Sciences, Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE, 2 Undergraduate student of Biological Sciences, Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE; 3Postgraduate Program of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE; 4 Postgraduate Program of Northeast Biotechnology Network – RENORBIO, Federal…

  • The knowledge of users with diabetes mellitus of a basic health unit on diabetic foot

    The knowledge of users with diabetes mellitus of a basic health unit on diabetic foot Silva E.C.S1, Nascimento J.W.A2, Siqueira A.C.P.R3, Jesus S.B4 1,2Nursing Student In the Católica of Pernambuco University; 3Medical Student In Católica of Pernambuco University; 4Docent/ researcher in the Católica of Pernambuco University. Introduction: The Diabetic foot is a neuropathy responsible for several alterations and complications, particularly in the lower limbs. The way diabetics behave and how well they know about diabetic foot care is of ultmost…

  • Frequently oral alterations in diabetic patients

    Frequently oral alterations in diabetic patients Lima L.F.A1, Santos G.A², Santana J.F³, França L.C4, Ramos L.V.S5, Maia C.S6 1,2,3,4,5Student Dentistry Course/UFPE; 6Teacher /Researcher Department of Histology and Embryology / UFPE. Introduction: The number of Brazilians diagnosed with diabetes increased by 61.8% in the last 10 years, from 5.5% to 8.9% in 2016. The patient with diabetes has physical possibilities that reduce their immunological capacity, increasing the susceptibility of infections and, among these, countless mouthfuls. Objectives: Identify oral asbestos caused by…

  • The influence of oral health microcefalia

    The influence of oral health microcefalia Santana, J.F¹; Santos, G.A²; França, L.C³, Ramos, L.V.S4, Lima, L.F.A5; Maia, C.S6 1, 2, 3, 4, 5Students of the Course of Dentistry – UFPE; 6Docente/Researcher of the Department of Histology and Embryology of UFPE Introduction: Microcephaly is a condition in which the baby’s head is smaller than normal. It is a clinical sign that may or may not be related to other morphological changes. Studies show that children with microcephaly are more susceptible to…