Fernanda Monteiro dos Santos

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This work describes the phytochemical study of the extracts from aerial parts of Tibouchina candolleana as well as the evaluation of the antimicrobial activity of extracts, isolated compounds, and semi-synthetic derivatives of ursolic acid against endodontic bacteria. HRGC analysis of the n-hexane extract of T. candolleana allowed identification of(More)
BACKGROUND There is a lack of research investigating long-term effects of exercise training upon the body composition and muscle function in HIV-infected patients (PHIV). The study investigated the influence of a 2-year supervised exercise program on body composition and strength of PHIV under highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). METHODS A(More)
The authors report the case of a patient with severe Guillain-Barré syndrome (tetraplegic and on mechanical ventilation), that was treated with intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg), 2 g/Kg. At first, there was clinical improvement, followed by clinical deterioration two weeks later. On the second course of IVIg there was, again, clinical improvement and then(More)
Intracranial arachnoid cyst do not usually present diagnostic problems when studied by CT, since they appear as low density images similar to those produced by CSF, do not change on intravenous contrast perfusion, and are located extraparenchymatously. Sometimes, however, their diagnosis can become difficult or doubtful mainly in cases of deep, basal or(More)
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