José Rosado Pinto

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We report the 48-month results of a trial testing whether withdrawal of cyclosporine (CsA) from a sirolimus (SRL)-CsA-steroid (ST) regimen would impact renal allograft survival. Eligible patients receiving SRL-CsA-ST from transplantation were randomly assigned at 3 months to remain on triple therapy (SRL-CsA-ST, n = 215) or to have CsA withdrawn and SRL(More)
Asthma in schoolchildren became a priority both for developing and developed countries. Two large multi-centre epidemiological studies (Portuguese Study of Allergic Diseases in Childhood and the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood) were implemented in the last decade. One of the main objectives was to compare prevalence of asthma and(More)
focal segmental glomerulosclerosis with and without mesangial hypercellularity in children. Clin Nephrol 9: 45-54 14. Walherr R, Gubler M, Levy M, Broyer M, Habib R (1978) The significance of pure diffuse mesangial proliferation in idiopathic nephrotic syndrome. Clin Nephrol 10:171 179 15. Gubler M, Waldherr R, Levy M, Broyer M, Habib R (1979) Idiopathic(More)
Objective: To evaluate the impact of a 5-day educational camp program for children with asthma in terms of improving their knowledge of asthma and enhancing their performance in the use of inhaled medication and in physical activities. Methods: Every day, the children received 20-min interactive educational sessions, the technique for using the metered-dose(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of a 5-day educational camp program for children with asthma in terms of improving their knowledge of asthma and enhancing their performance in the use of inhaled medication and in physical activities. METHODS Every day, the children received 20-min interactive educational sessions, the technique for using the metered-dose(More)
The aim of this study was to retrospectively evaluate safety and feasibility of sirolimus (SRL) monotherapy in kidney transplant recipients. Patients older than 18 years, with monotherapy prescribed for more than 1 month and at least 6 months of follow-up were included. We analysed the data from 138 patients. Mean time period between transplantation and(More)
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