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[Depression and Acute Coronary Syndromes: gender-related differences].
OBJECTIVE Investigate whether social and demographic characteristics, clinical diagnosis, smoking status, alcohol consumption, and anxiety are associated with depression in patients with AcuteExpand
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Depression: a predictor of smoking relapse in a 6-month follow-up after hospitalization for acute coronary syndrome
Objective The objective of the study was to investigate whether depression is a predictor of postdischarge smoking relapse among patients hospitalized for myocardial infarction (MI) or unstableExpand
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A prática da psicologia nos hospitais
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The Wada Test: contributions to standardization of the stimulus for language and memory assessment.
The Wada Test (WT) is part of the presurgical evaluation for refractory epilepsy. The WT is not standardized and the protocols differ in important ways, including stimulus type of material presentedExpand
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Quality of life after cardiomyoplasty.
Cardiomyoplasty has recently been used as a surgical treatment for refractory heart failure, but its results have not been well described in quality-of-life patterns. We studied the quality of lifeExpand
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[Intensive Care Unit stay. Variables that affect emotional reactions].
PURPOSE To evaluate the anxiety and depression levels during five days of stay in a Clinical Cardiological Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and verify the relation to different variables. METHODS FortyExpand
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Coronary artery disease and experiences of losses.
BACKGROUND In literature, depression is associated with cardiovascular diseases. From clinical experience, we observed that the psychological category 'experience of loss' was associated with theExpand
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Doença arterial coronariana e vivência de perdas
FUNDAMENTO: Na literatura, a depressao aparece associada a doencas cardiovasculares. A partir da experiencia clinica, observou-se a categoria vivencia de perdas associada a instalacao e aoExpand
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