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Frailty and cognitive impairment among community-dwelling elderly.
The aim was to evaluate associations between frailty status and cognitive decline and the incidence of cognitive impairment over 12-month period. Two hundred seven older adults were assessed. FrailtyExpand
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Clinical course of 822 children with prenatally detected nephrouropathies.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES With the advent of fetal screening ultrasonography, the detection of congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT) in utero has permitted early management ofExpand
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Força de preensão palmar em idosos com demência: estudo da confiabilidade
Background: Measuring instruments should have their scientific and clinical value evaluated in different populations. The handgrip strength test is widely used, however little has been investigatedExpand
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Handgrip strength in elderly with dementia: study of reliability.
BACKGROUND Measuring instruments should have their scientific and clinical value evaluated in different populations. The handgrip strength test is widely used, however little has been investigatedExpand
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Confiabilidade da mensuração do alinhamento pélvico no plano transverso durante o teste da ponte com extensão unilateral do joelho
BACKGROUND: The bridge test with unilateral knee extension evaluates the stability of the trunk and pelvis. The evaluation of this stability can contribute to the understanding of the occurrence ofExpand
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Reliability of transverse plane pelvic alignment measurement during the bridge test with unilateral knee extension.
BACKGROUND The bridge test with unilateral knee extension evaluates the stability of the trunk and pelvis. The evaluation of this stability can contribute to the understanding of the occurrence ofExpand
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Transitions in Frailty Status in Community-Dwelling Older Adults
This cohort examines transition rates between states of frailty over a 12-month period and evaluates the risk factors involved in such transitions. Frailty was defined as having 3 or more of the 5Expand
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Retrospective analysis of patients who developed pulmonary hypertension during the early postoperative period after liver transplantation.
INTRODUCTION Pulmonary hypertension (PH) (mean pulmonary arterial pressure [mPAP] > 25 mm Hg) is frequently observed during the postoperative period after liver transplantation (LT). OBJECTIVE TheExpand
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Evaluation of the bronchial arteries: normal findings, hypertrophy and embolization in patients with hemoptysis
The enlargement of the bronchial arteries occurs in a multitude of congenital and acquired diseases and is responsible for the majority of cases of hemoptysis. In this review, we provide a simplifiedExpand