L. M. Ferreira
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Is There an Ideal Animal Model to Study Hypertrophic Scarring?
- M. C. C. Ramos, A. Gragnani, L. M. Ferreira
- Journal of burn care & research : official…
- 1 March 2008
Wound healing in hypertrophic scarring and keloid animal models presents significant differences when compared with humans. A brief review is presented about hypertrophic scarring in animal models… Expand
Transverse Effects of Surgically Assisted Rapid Maxillary Expansion: A Comparative Study Using Haas and Hyrax
- C. T. Hino, M. D. Pereira, C. S. Sobral, T. M. Kreniski, L. M. Ferreira
- The Journal of craniofacial surgery
- 1 May 2008
Background: Surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion is the treatment of choice for correcting transverse maxillary deficiency in patients with skeletal maturity, although the influence of the… Expand
Feelings of powerlessness in individuals with either venous or diabetic foot ulcers.
- S. A. de Almeida, G. Salomé, R. A. A. Dutra, L. M. Ferreira
- Journal of tissue viability
- 1 August 2014
AIM To assess feelings of powerlessness in patients with either venous or diabetic foot ulcers. METHODS This was an exploratory, descriptive, cross-sectional study conducted from May 2010 to August… Expand
Effects of topical application of 10,000 IU heparin on patients with perineal dermatitis and second-degree burns treated in a public pediatric hospital.
- Julieta Marie Ferreira Chacon, M. L. Mello de Andrea, L. Blanes, L. M. Ferreira
- Journal of tissue viability
- 1 November 2010
BACKGROUND High-molecular-weight sodium heparin (10,000 IU) has been developed based on studies conducted on burn patients; it has anti-inflammatory, antigenic and anticoagulant properties. … Expand
Effect of zafirlukast on capsular contracture around silicone implants in rats.
PURPOSE To evaluate the effect of zafirlukast on capsular contracture around silicone implants by measuring the pressure within the implant, using a rat experimental model. METHODS Forty adult… Expand
The effect of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation on the viability of random skin flaps in rats
The aim of this study was to determine the role of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) in the viability of random skin flaps. In 30 Wistar-EPM rats, a random 10×4 cm skin flap was… Expand
Cutaneous Idiopathic Hyperchromia of the Orbital Region (CIHOR): A Histopathological Study
- Antonio Carmo Graziosi, M. Quaresma, N. Michalany, L. M. Ferreira
- Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- 24 January 2013
BackgroundDark circles under or around the eyes is a cosmetic problem for a large number of people. It is a condition of unknown etiology characterized by the darkening of the eyelids and periorbital… Expand
The action of CGRP and SP on cultured skin fibroblasts
- B. Hochman, V. M. Tucci-Viegas, Paola K. P. Monteiro, J. P. França, Silvana Gaiba, L. M. Ferreira
- Central European Journal of Biology
- 30 April 2014
Background/purposeCalcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) is the most abundant neuropeptide in the skin, followed by substance P (SP), vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP), and other neuropeptides in… Expand
Upregulation of TGF-β1 Expression May Be Necessary but Is Not Sufficient for Excessive Scarring
Transforming growth factor beta 1 (TGF-β1) upregulation has been implicated in hypertrophic scars and keloids, but it is unclear if it is the cause or an effect of excessive scar formation. In this… Expand
Sleep Quality Among Patients With Venous Ulcers: A Cross-sectional Study in a Health Care Setting in São Paulo, Brazil.
- G. Salomé, Donata Maria de Souza Pellegrino, Thais Fernanda Vieira, L. Blanes, L. M. Ferreira
- Wounds : a compendium of clinical research and…
- 1 May 2012
This was an exploratory, descriptive, cross-sectional study to assess sleep quality in 100 patients with venous ulcers using the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI). Thirty-six (36%)… Expand