Julio Cesar Raposo Almeida

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Happy emotional states have not been extensively explored in functional magnetic resonance imaging studies using autobiographic recall paradigms. We investigated the brain circuitry engaged during induction of happiness by standardized script-driven autobiographical recall in 11 healthy subjects (6 males), aged 32.4 +/- 7.2 years, without physical or(More)
The relevance of the relationship between cardiac disease and depressive symptoms is well established. White matter hyperintensity, a bright signal area in the brain on T2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging scans, has been separately associated with cardiovascular risk factors, cardiac disease and late-life depression. However, no study has directly(More)
This article aims to assess the psychometric properties of the 12-Item Health Survey (SF-12). Data from an epidemiological oral health survey conducted in 2008/2009 in the municipality of Montes Claros, MG were used, consisting of 2157 individuals of both sexes. The relational structure of the SF-12 was assessed by Factor Exploratory Analysis (FEA), the(More)
Nutrient remobilizations in tree ligneous components have been little studied in tropical forests. A complete randomized block design was installed in Brazilian eucalypt plantations to quantify the remobilizations of phosphorus (P), potassium (K), calcium (Ca), magnesium (Mg), and sodium (Na) within stem wood. Three treatments were studied: control with(More)
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