Felipe Ferreira

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BACKGROUND Patients with burning mouth syndrome (BMS) are frequently treated with antidepressants. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are increasingly used. Nonetheless, few studies have examined the effects of SSRIs in BMS. OBJECTIVE We performed a retrospective study to confirm the need for a prospective study on this topic in the future.(More)
PURPOSE The objective of this study was to assess the frequency of tablet splitting of psychotropic drugs in a population of older adults with a diagnosis of dementia. METHODS This retrospective, cross-sectional study examined a sample of geriatric outpatients seen at a public center specializing in the care of elderly patients, a referral center for(More)
BACKGROUND Ameloblastoma is a locally aggressive tumor most often found in posterior body and angle of the mandible. Although ameloblastoma has histological characteristics of benignity, they have a high percentage of local recurrence and possible malignant development if treated improperly. CASE REPORT This report presents a treatment of unusual(More)
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