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Equilíbrio, coordenação e agilidade de idosos submetidos à prática de exercícios físicos resistidos
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate balance, coordination and agility of older subjects submitted to physical exercise. METHODS: 61 male older subjects, aged between 60-75 years, randomly assigned to a resistedExpand
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Sleep quality and psychobiological aspects of Brazilian Paralympic athletes in the London 2012 pre-Paralympics period
O objetivo do estudo foi avaliar os aspectos psicobiologicos de atletas da modalidade de atletismo Paralimpico, antes dos Jogos Paralimpicos de Londres de 2012. Foram avaliados 40 atletas, sem 31Expand
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Sex differences in sleep pattern of rats in an experimental model of osteoarthritis
Background: Osteoarthritis (OA) is a major healthcare burden with increasing incidence, and is characterised by the degeneration of articular cartilage. OA is associated with chronic pain and sleepExpand
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Activation of C-fiber nociceptors by low-power diode laser.
OBJECTIVE The evaluation of selective activation of C-fibers to record evoked potentials using the association of low-power diode laser (810 nm), tiny-area stimulation and skin-blackening. METHODExpand
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Avaliação da qualidade de vida e do sono de atletas paralímpicos brasileiros
INTRODUCAO: o esporte paralimpico brasileiro vem ganhando destaque no cenario mundial e, com isso, a avaliacao de variaveis que possam influenciar positivamente no desempenho desses atletas e de sumaExpand
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Leptospirosis as the most frequent infectious disease impairing productivity in small ruminants in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Despite the importance of small ruminants breeding in developing countries, milk/meat productivity remains unsatisfactory. Infectious diseases, such as leptospirosis, brucellosis, and small ruminantExpand
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Are endogenous sex hormones related to DNA damage in paradoxically sleep-deprived female rats?
The aim of this investigation was to evaluate overall DNA damage induced by experimental paradoxical sleep deprivation (PSD) in estrous-cycling and ovariectomized female rats to examine possibleExpand
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The effects of sleep deprivation and sleep recovery on pain thresholds of rats with chronic pain
Acute and chronic pain are closely associated with sleep disturbances. Pain has been reported to be an important cause of sleeplessness (1) and, conversely, interrupted sleep has often beenExpand
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Passive body heating improves sleep patterns in female patients with fibromyalgia
OBJECTIVE: To assess the effect of passive body heating on the sleep patterns of patients with fibromyalgia. METHODS: Six menopausal women diagnosed with fibromyalgia according to the criteriaExpand
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Influence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in the Functional Aspects of Patients With Osteoarthritis.
STUDY OBJECTIVES It has been demonstrated in recent studies that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is the most prevalent sleep disorder in patients with osteoarthritis (OA), and thus the current studyExpand
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