Read by QxMD icon Read

Jornal de Pediatria

Ana Cecília T Santiago, Louise P M da Cunha, Nayara S A Vieira, Lícia M O Moreira, Patrícia R de Oliveira, Priscila P R Lyra, Crésio de Aragão Dantas Alves
OBJECTIVE: To systematically review evidence related to nutritional and cardiometabolic outcomes in children born at term and small for gestational age and the association with maternal breastfeeding. SOURCE OF DATA: Two independent reviewers searched the MEDLINE, LILACS, SciELO, and Embase databases without time or language restrictions. The PRISMA tool was used, and studies that evaluated infants born at term and small for gestational age, breastfed, and with an evaluation of cardiometabolic outcomes were included...
August 20, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Fernando Alvarez
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 16, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Luciana Bahia, Camila Wohlgemuth Schaan, Karen Sparrenberger, Gabriela de Azevedo Abreu, Laura Augusta Barufaldi, Walmir Coutinho, Beatriz D Schaan
OBJECTIVES: This study aimed to assess the quality of systematic reviews on prevention and non-pharmacological treatment of overweight and obesity in children and adolescents. DATA SOURCE: A search was done in electronic databases (Medline via PubMed, Web of Science, Scopus, LILACS, the Cochrane Library, and Clinical Trials), including only systematic reviews with meta-analysis. Reviews were selected by two researchers, and a third one solved the divergences. PRISMA statement and checklist were followed...
August 16, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Elisa Rachel Pisani Altafim, Dana Charles McCoy, Alexandra Brentani, Ana Maria de Ulhôa Escobar, Sandra J F E Grisi, Günther Fink
OBJECTIVE: The present study aims to analyze the psychometric properties and general validity of the Caregiver Reported Early Development Instruments (CREDI) short form for the population-level assessment of early childhood development for Brazilian children under age 3. METHOD: The study analyzed the acceptability, test-retest reliability, internal consistency and discriminant validity of the CREDI short-form tool. The study also analyzed the concurrent validity of the CREDI with a direct observational measure (Inter-American Development Bank's Regional Project on Child Development Indicators; PRIDI)...
August 11, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Milene Moehlecke, Carina Andriatta Blume, Felipe Vogt Cureau, Christian Kieling, Beatriz D Schaan
OBJECTIVES: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the agreement and risk factors for underestimation and overestimation between nutritional status and self-perceived body image and to assess the prevalence and associated factors for dissatisfaction with body weight among Brazilian adolescents. METHODS: Students aged 12-17 years participating in the Study of Cardiovascular Risk in Adolescents ("ERICA"), a multicenter, cross-sectional, school-based country-wide study, were included (n=71,740)...
August 9, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Katarzyna Kostyrka-Allchorne
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 7, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Majid Aminzadeh, Hamid Galehdari, Gholamreza Shariati, Nasrin Malekpour, Pegah Ghandil
OBJECTIVE: Permanent hypoparathyroidism can be presented as part of genetic disorders such as Sanjad-Sakati syndrome (also known as hypoparathyroidism-intellectual disability-dysmorphism), which is a rare autosomal recessive disorder. Our aim was to confirm the diagnosis of a group of patients with dysmorphism, poor growth, and hypoparathyroidism clinically labeled as Sanjad-Sakati syndrome (SSS) and to identify for the first time the genetic variations on Iranian patients with the same ethnic origin...
August 4, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Michael Freemark
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 2, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Cristina Targa Ferreira, Mario Cesar Vieira, Glenn T Furuta, Fernando Celso Lopes Fernandes de Barros, Mirna Chehade
OBJECTIVE: The objective of this review is to provide an overview of the practical diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to eosinophilic esophagitis and to increase the visibility of the disease among pediatricians. SOURCES: A search of the MEDLINE, Embase, and CINAHL databases and recent consensus statements and guidelines were performed. SUMMARY OF THE FINDINGS: The definition of eosinophilic esophagitis is based on symptoms and histology...
August 1, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Renata Lopes, Mauro Batista de Morais, Fernanda Luisa Ceragioli Oliveira, Ana Paula Brecheret, Ana Lucia Cardoso Santos Abreu, Maria Cristina de Andrade
OBJECTIVE: To assess the carotid intima-media thickness and factors associated with cardiovascular disease in children and adolescents with chronic kidney disease. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Observational, cross-sectional study carried out at the Universidade Federal de São Paulo (chronic kidney disease outpatient clinics) with 55 patients (60% males) with a median age of 11.9 years (I25-I75: 9.2-14.8 years). Of the 55 patients, 43 were on conservative treatment and 12 were on dialysis...
August 1, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Nathalie V Balmant, Neimar de Paula Silva, Marceli de O Santos, Rejane de S Reis, Beatriz de Camargo
OBJECTIVE: To identify delays in the health care system experienced by children and adolescents and young adults (AYA; aged 0-29 years) with osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma using information from the Brazilian hospital-based cancer registries. METHODS: Patient data were extracted from 161 Brazilian hospital-based cancer registries between 2007 and 2011. Hospital, diagnosis, and treatment delays were analyzed in patients without a previous histopathological diagnosis...
August 1, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Eileen Viviana Fonseca Sepúlveda, Rafael Guerrero-Lozano
OBJECTIVE: To describe the epidemiology and clinical features of acute pancreatitis and recurrent acute pancreatitis in children. METHODS: Observational and retrospective study with an analytical component. Patients were classified into two groups: Acute pancreatitis and recurrent pancreatitis. The relationship with each parameter obtained was analyzed using the chi-squared test, Student's t-test, or the Mann-Whitney U test. RESULTS: There were 130 patients with acute pancreatitis; recurrent pancreatitis was diagnosed in 23...
July 31, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Chrystiane V A Toscano, José P Ferreira, Joana M Gaspar, Humberto M Carvalho
OBJECTIVE: This study examined the growth status and physical development of Brazilian children with autism spectrum disorders from 4 to 15 years of age. Furthermore, it was examined whether variation in growth patterns and weight status was influenced by the use of psychotropic medications. METHODS: One-hundred and twenty children aged 3.6-12.1 years at baseline (average=7.2 years, SD=2.3 years) diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders were measured on three repeated occasions across a 4-year period...
July 30, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Gabrielle Greice Garcia Bueno, Marina Carvalho de Moraes Barros, Ruth Guinsburg
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the association between intra-ventricular hemorrhage and habituation responses to external stimuli in preterm infants at 36-38 weeks post-conceptual age. METHODS: Cross-sectional study of infants with gestational age <32 weeks. Intra-ventricular hemorrhage was identified by cranial ultrasonography and classified according to Papile et al. (1978). The luminous (flashlight), sound (rattle, bell), and tactile stimuli were presented, and the responses were scored according to Lester and Tronik (2004)...
July 27, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
A D M Barbosa
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
July 24, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Letícia Feldens, João C K de Souza, José C Fraga
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
July 23, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Maria Cristina Ribeiro Dos Santos Simões, Yuri Inoue, Natasha Y Matsunaga, Maria R V Carvalho, Gisleine L T Ribeiro, Eliane O Morais, Maria A G O Ribeiro, André M Morcillo, José D Ribeiro, Adyléia A D C Toro
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the prevalence and risk factors associated with progression to recurrent wheezing in preterm infants. METHODS: The cross-sectional study was carried out in 2014 and 2015 and analyzed preterm infants born between 2011 and 2012. The search for these children was performed in a university maternity hospital and a Special Immunobiological Reference Center. The evaluation was performed through a questionnaire applied during a telephone interview...
July 20, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Gabriel F Ramos, Vanessa P Ribeiro, Mariana P Mercadante, Maira P Ribeiro, Artur F Delgado, Sylvia C L Farhat, Marta M Leal, Heloisa H Marques, Vicente Odone-Filho, Uenis Tannuri, Werther B Carvalho, Sandra J Grisi, Magda Carneiro-Sampaio, Clovis A Silva
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate mortality in adolescents and young adult patients with chronic diseases followed in a Latin American tertiary hospital. METHODS: A cross-sectional retrospective study was performed in a tertiary/academic hospital in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. Death occurred in 529/2850 (18.5%) adolescents and young adult patients with chronic diseases, and 25/529 (4.7%) were excluded due to incomplete medical charts. Therefore, 504 deaths were evaluated...
July 19, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Mónica Ferrández-González, Vicente Bosch-Giménez, Jose López-Lozano, Noelia Moreno-López, Antonio Palazón-Bru, Ernesto Cortés-Castell
OBJECTIVE: The literature indicates a single universal cut-off point for weight loss after birth for the risk of hypernatremia, without considering other factors. The aim of this study was to construct and internally validate cut-off points for the percentage weight loss associated with the risk of hypernatremia, taking into account risk factors. METHODS: A prospective study with a three-day follow-up was conducted in 165 neonates with a gestational age ≥35 weeks...
July 18, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Elisangela da Costa Lima, Guacira Corrêa de Matos, Jean M de L Vieira, Ivana C da C R Gonçalves, Lucio M Cabral, Mark A Turner
OBJECTIVE: To assess spontaneous reports of suspected adverse drug reactions in children aged 0-12 years from the Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency between 2008 and 2013. METHODS: A cross-sectional study on suspected adverse drug reactions reports related to medicines and health products in children was carried out for a six-year period (2008-2013). Year of report, origin of report by Brazilian state, gender, age, suspected drug, adverse reaction description and seriousness were included in the analysis...
July 18, 2018: Jornal de Pediatria
Fetch more papers »
Fetching more papers... Fetching...
Read by QxMD. Sign in or create an account to discover new knowledge that matter to you.
Remove bar
Read by QxMD icon Read

Search Tips

Use Boolean operators: AND/OR

diabetic AND foot
diabetes OR diabetic

Exclude a word using the 'minus' sign

Virchow -triad

Use Parentheses

water AND (cup OR glass)

Add an asterisk (*) at end of a word to include word stems

Neuro* will search for Neurology, Neuroscientist, Neurological, and so on

Use quotes to search for an exact phrase

"primary prevention of cancer"
(heart or cardiac or cardio*) AND arrest -"American Heart Association"