Ester Nei Aparecida Martins Coletta

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OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency of and the factors related to delayed diagnosis of sarcoidosis in Brazil. METHODS We evaluated patients with a biopsy-proven diagnosis of sarcoidosis, using a questionnaire that addressed the following: time since symptom onset and since the first medical visit; and the number and specialty of the physicians visited.(More)
OBJECTIVES Although many clinical and experimental investigations have shed light on muscle atrophy and intramuscular accumulation of fat after rotator cuff disruption, none have reported on their onset in the absence of muscle retraction. METHODS In 30 rabbits, we detached one supraspinatus (SSP) tendon and repaired it immediately, thus preventing muscle(More)
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