Enilson Mateus

We don’t have enough information about this author to calculate their statistics. If you think this is an error let us know.
Learn More
Introduction Perivascular adipose tissue has emerged as a critical regulator of vascular function implicated in the pathophysiology of atherosclerosis. Virtually all arteries are surrounded by a significant amount of perivascular adipose tissue. This tissue is a very active endocrine and paracrine source of inflammatory cytokines and adipokines. Moreover,(More)
OBJECTIVES We sought to investigate the improvement in quality of life (mental and physical components) at 1 and 6 months after liver transplantation. METHODS A sample of liver transplant candidates (n = 60), comprising consecutive patients attending outpatient clinics of a liver transplantation central unit (25% of the patients had familial amyloid(More)
BACKGROUND The move from inpatient to community services in mental health has sparked debate internationally but the evidence base for successful service models is sparse. AIM To evaluate the impact of bed reduction on quality of services when accompanied by redesign of community services. METHODS Qualitative and quantitative data were collected 6(More)
OBJECTIVES We sought to investigate the psychosocial determinants of quality of life at 6 months after transplantation. METHODS A sample of liver transplant candidates (n = 60), composed of consecutive patients (25% with familial amyloid polyneuropathy [FAP]) attending outpatient clinics was assessed in the pretransplant period using the Neo Five Factor(More)
  • 1