Ana Mendes

Rita Aguiar4
Manuel Pereira-Barbosa2
Elisa Pedro2
Ana Célia Costa2
4Rita Aguiar
2Manuel Pereira-Barbosa
2Elisa Pedro
2Ana Célia Costa
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In this paper, a mixed-model PC camera assembly line balancing case study is presented. The aim of the study is to establish different line configurations, for varying levels of demand. In the first stage of the study, a heuristic procedure previously developed by some of the authors, based on the simulated annealing meta-heuristic, is used to derive line(More)
Dietary fatty acids, particularly arachidonic acid (ARA), affect cortisol and may influence the expression of genes involved in stress response in fish. The involvement of ARA on stress, lipid, and eicosanoid metabolism genes, in Senegalese sole, was tested. Post-larvae were fed Artemia presenting graded ARA levels (0.1, 0.4, 0.8, 1.7, and 2.3 %, dry matter(More)
  • Rita Aguiar, Natalia Fernandes, Ana Mendes, Manuel Pereira-Barbosa
  • 2014
We present the case of a woman, 47 years old, with type 1 diabetes mellitus. She was regularly treated with detemir insulin (LevemirTM) tid, lispro protamine (Insulin Huma-log Mix 25TM) according with glucose during the day. She noticed the appearance of non-confluent urticariform lesions on the thorax and upper limbs, totalling 20, with a pruriginous(More)
  • Rita Aguiar, Natália P Fernandes, Ana Mendes, Elisa Pedro, Manuel Pereira-Barbosa
  • 2014
Hypersensitivity reactions to aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid-ASA) and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) constitute only a subset of all adverse reactions to these drugs, but due to their severity they pose a significant risk to patients. The authors report a case of a 48 year old woman with asthma, hypertension, obstructive sleep apnea and(More)
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