Leandro Alcy Sales Ferreira

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Some studies have shown differences in specific cognitive ability domains between the sexes at 60 years-of-age. However is important to analyze whether the rate of cognitive decline is also similar between the sexes after this age. The present study examined previously published literature to investigate whether cognitive decline is distinct between men and(More)
UNLABELLED Multiple intracranial meningiomas (MIM) are a rare pathology when not associated with neurofibromatosis. The prevalence rate of those tumors varied from 2.3 to 8.9% of all intracranial meningiomas. OBJECTIVE To present, analyze and discuss the cases of seven patients diagnosed with multiple intracranial meningiomas, describing their clinical(More)
BACKGROUND Inadequate oxygenation may cause lesions and brain atrophy during aging. Studies show a positive association between pulmonary function and the cognitive performance of individuals from middle age on. OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of aerobic physical exercises and respiratory training on the blood oxygenation, pulmonary functions, and(More)
Dissertação apresentada à Universidade Federal de Lavras como parte das exigências do Programa de Pós-Graduação em Engenharia de Sistemas, área de concentração Modelagem de Sistemas Biológicos, para a obtenção do título de "Mestre". Dissertação apresentada à Universidade Federal de Lavras como parte das exigências do Programa de Pós-Graduação em Engenharia(More)
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