Monica Calil Borges Ferreira

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BACKGROUND Studies on health-related quality of life are based on the increasingly evident need for medical care not to be limited to preventing death, but to focus instead on the value of health. OBJECTIVE This study aimed to measure the health-related quality of life in hemophilia, using the Hemophilia- Specific Quality of Life (Haem-A-QoL)(More)
BACKGROUND Studies on falls in older adults have mainly been conducted in high income countries. Scant, if any, information exists on risk factors for falls in the older population of sub-Saharan African countries. METHODS A cross-sectional survey and a 12-month follow-up study were conducted to determine risk factors for falls in a representative(More)
  • Christina C Thöne, Johan P U Fynbo, Göran¨ostlin, Bo Milvang-Jensen, Klaas Wiersema, Daniele Malesani +10 others
  • 2007
GRB 060505 was the first well-observed nearby long-duration GRB that had no associated super-nova. Here we present spatially resolved spectra of the host galaxy of GRB 060505, an Sbc spiral, at redshift z = 0.0889. The GRB occurred inside a star-forming region in the northern spiral arm at 6.5 kpc from the center. From the position of the emission lines, we(More)
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