Rute Baeta Baptista

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In 1993 Hawkes and Shephard [1] presented data on relative selectivity of the smell defect in Parkinson’s disease (PD). By using the University of Pennsylvania smell identification test (UPSIT) they demonstrated the most significant result for pizza and wintergreen in discriminating PD patients from healthy controls, with a 90 % sensitivity and 86 %(More)
Amazon fish maintain oxygen uptake through a variety of strategies considered evolutionary and adaptive responses to the low water oxygen saturation, commonly found in Amazon waters. Oscar (Astronotus ocellatus) is among the most hypoxia-tolerant fish in Amazon, considering its intriguing anaerobic capacity and ability to depress oxidative metabolism.(More)
Arterial hypertension is a public health problem that affects approximately 25% of the world's adult population. The association between hypertension and hyperuricemia has been shown on epidemiological and experimental studies. However, it is unclear whether lowering serum uric acid might lower blood pressure. This Cochrane systematic review - a revised(More)
BACKGROUND Gastric mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma (gMALT) and gastric adenocarcinoma (GC) are long-term complications of chronic Helicobacter pylori (HP) gastritis. Treatment of HP infection induces remission in most patients with gMALT. Endoscopic follow-up is not currently endorsed after complete remission. However, the risk of GC in these(More)
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