Ana B.F. Rodrigues

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate obstetric outcomes following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) in obese women. METHODS Obstetric outcomes were compared in a retrospective case-control study with 427 obese women, 13 who underwent LABG and 414 who did not. RESULTS The mean weight gain during pregnancy was significantly lower in the LABG group than(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the deleterious effects of maternal obesity on obstetrical complications and neonatal outcomes. PATIENTS AND METHODS Historical cohort study including all patients delivered in our maternity between 1st January 2002 and 31st December 2004. Intra uterine death and fetal loss before 22 weeks were excluded. Women were categorized by the(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess risk factors associated with low bone mineral density (BMD) in postmenopausal women. METHODS In this cross-sectional study, a total of 412 Brazilian postmenopausal women, aged 40-75 years, with BMD measured using central dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry, were included. The clinical risk factors assessed were: age, time since menopause,(More)
Di Filippo P.A., Coutinho I.S., Meireles M.A.D. & Rodrigues A.B.F. 2016. Resistance to rupture of the equine stomach. Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira 36(11):10871090. Laboratório de Clínicas e Cirurgia Veterinária, Centro de Ciências e Tecnologias Agropecuárias, Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense Darcy Ribeiro, Av. Alberto Lamego 2000, Campos dos(More)
AIM The object of this study was to evaluate access to preventative care, screening and treatment of women in vulnerable socio-economic groups presenting with cervical cancer and the progression of their disease. METHOD This is a retrospective study of 123 patients with cervical cancer treated at the hôpital Bichat (Paris) or the hôpital Verdier (Bondy)(More)
OBJECTIVE Evaluate the mode of delivery of HIV-infected women and the risk of mother-to-child transmission. PATIENTS AND METHODS A retrospective study conducted on HIV-infected women who delivered at the maternity ward of Bichat Hospital in Paris between 1st January 2000 and 31(st) December 2004. Pregnancy care, antiretroviral therapy, decision of the(More)
OBJECTIVE With a panel of more than 22 drugs, the treatment of HIV subjects is nowadays quite easier. But due to the number of multiparus women often harbouring a multidrug resistant virus, or seen late in pregnancy or inobservant, taking care of these pregnancies remains difficult. The use of enfuvirtide seems quite interesting for these situations. (More)
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