Fernanda Delgado

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STUDY OBJECTIVE Pediatric intubation is a core paramedic skill in some emergency medical services (EMS) systems. The literature lacks a detailed examination of the challenges and subsequent adjustments made by paramedics when intubating children in the out-of-hospital setting. We undertake a descriptive evaluation of the process of out-of-hospital pediatric(More)
Disseminating the results of transdisciplinary health disparities research will increasingly involve discussing family health history and/or genetic information with study participants and their communities. Often, individuals’ familiarity and comfort with these topics will be unclear. To inform the dissemination activities of a Center for Population Health(More)
This article describes the formation of a behavior therapy unit in a major general hospital in Venezuela. The unit was begun in 1978 despite considerable opposition. Initially sporadic seminars were given in which the essentials of behavior therapy were taught. This gradually grew into a 2-year post-graduate course in behavior therapy-a year of background(More)
PURPOSE The broad use of single-nucleotide polymorphism microarrays has increased identification of unexpected consanguinity. Therefore, guidelines to address reporting of consanguinity have been published for clinical laboratories. Because no such guidelines for clinicians exist, we describe a case and present recommendations for clinicians to disclose(More)
Purpose—The broad use of SNP microarrays has increased identification of unexpected consanguinity. Therefore, guidelines to address reporting of consanguinity have been published for clinical laboratories. Because no such guidelines exist for clinicians, we describe a case and present recommendations for clinicians to disclose unexpected consanguinity to(More)
1 Aline Pereira Barranco, CEFET/RJ, Av. Maracanã, 229, Maracanã CEP 2270-100, alinebarranco@hotmail.com 2 Fernanda Delgado de Jesus, CEFET/RJ, Av. Maracanã, 229, Maracanã CEP 2270-100, fernandadelgado@hotmail.com 3 Carlos Jose Correa, CEFET/RJ, Av. Maracanã, 229, Maracanã CEP 2270-100, cjcorrea@domain.com 4 Marina Brochado Rodrigues, CEFET/RJ, Av. Maracanã,(More)
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