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Clinical characteristics and risk factors for death among hospitalised children and adolescents with COVID-19 in Brazil: an analysis of a nationwide database

Eduardo A Oliveira, Enrico A Colosimo, Ana Cristina Simões e Silva, Robert H Mak, Daniella B Martelli, Ludmila R Silva, Hercílio Martelli-Júnior, Maria Christina L Oliveira,

<h4>Background</h4> COVID-19 is usually less severe and has lower case fatality in children than in adults. We aimed to characterise the clinical features of children and adolescents hospitalised with laboratory-confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection and to evaluate the risk factors for COVID-19-related death in this population. <h4>Methods</h4> We did an analysis of ... Read more >>

Lancet Child Adolesc Health (The Lancet. Child & adolescent health)
[2021, :]

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Evaluation of Urinary Tract Dilation Classification System for Prediction of Long-Term Outcomes in Isolated Antenatal Hydronephrosis: A Cohort Study.

Fernanda F Melo, Robert H Mak, Ana Cristina Simões E Silva, Mariana A Vasconcelos, Cristiane S Dias, Ludmila C Rosa, Gabriela Y Shiomatsu, Camila Storch, Maria Christina L Oliveira, Eduardo A Oliveira,

<h4>Purpose</h4>The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of the new classification of urinary tract dilatation (UTD) to predict long-term clinical outcomes in infants with isolated antenatal hydronephrosis (AHN).<h4>Patients and methods</h4>Between 1989 and 2019, 447 infants diagnosed with isolated severe AHN and were prospectively followed. The main predictive ... Read more >>

J Urol (The Journal of urology)
[2021, :101097JU0000000000001899]

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Science funding crisis in Brazil and COVID-19: deleterious impact on scientific output.

Eduardo A Oliveira, HercÍlio Martelli JÚnior, Ana Cristina SimÕes E Silva, Daniella R Barbosa Martelli, Maria Christina L Oliveira,

The Brazilian scientific community and health care workers are working hard to provide support for the political health measures to deal with this unprecedented crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic. Paradoxically, while the society is looking forward for an immediate response of the scientific community, Brazilian scientists are facing a dramatic ... Read more >>

An Acad Bras Cienc (Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias)
[2020, 92(4):e20200700]

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30 Years of Experience with Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in Children and Adolescents: a retrospective cohort study.

Maria Christina L Oliveira, Keyla C Sampaio, Andrea C Brito, Marcia K Campos, Mitiko Murao, Rebeca Gusmão, Ana Angélica L Fernandes, Marcos B Viana,

OBJECTIVE:Describe the clinical and demographic characteristics of pediatric patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) enrolled in a tertiary unit of Pediatric Hematology between 1982-2015. PATIENTS AND METHODS:A retrospective cohort study of 140 patients aged 16 years or less with NHL. Demographic characteristics, data on diagnosis, and outcomes were analyzed. The overall ... Read more >>

Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992) (Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira (1992))
[2020, 66(1):25-30]

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A clinical predictive model of renal injury in children with isolated antenatal hydronephrosis.

Fernanda P Costa, Ana C Simões E Silva, Robert H Mak, Joachim H Ix, Mariana A Vasconcelos, Cristiane S Dias, Carolina C Fonseca, Maria Christina L Oliveira, Eduardo A Oliveira,

<h4>Background</h4>Antenatal hydronephrosis (ANH) affects ∼1-5% of pregnancies. The aim of this study was to develop a clinical prediction model of renal injury in a large cohort of infants with isolated ANH.<h4>Methods</h4>This is a longitudinal cohort study of 447 infants with ANH admitted since birth between 1989 and 2015 at a ... Read more >>

Clin Kidney J (Clinical kidney journal)
[2020, 13(5):834-841]

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A clinical predictive model of renal injury in children with congenital solitary functioning kidney.

Isabel V Poggiali, Ana Cristina Simões E Silva, Mariana A Vasconcelos, Cristiane S Dias, Izabella R Gomes, Rafaela A Carvalho, Maria Christina L Oliveira, Sergio V Pinheiro, Robert H Mak, Eduardo A Oliveira,

<h4>Background</h4>Solitary functioning kidney (SFK) is an important condition in the spectrum of congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract. The aim of this study was to describe the risk factors for renal injury in a cohort of patients with congenital SFK.<h4>Methods</h4>In this retrospective cohort study, 162 patients with SFK ... Read more >>

Pediatr Nephrol (Pediatric nephrology (Berlin, Germany))
[2019, 34(3):465-474]

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Brazil's endangered postgraduate system.

Hercílio Martelli Júnior, Daniella R Martelli, Ana Cristina Simões E Silva, Maria Christina L Oliveira, Eduardo A Oliveira,

Science (Science (New York, N.Y.))
[2019, 363(6424):240]

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Evaluation and management of hydronephrosis in the neonate.

Eduardo A Oliveira, Maria Christina L Oliveira, Robert H Mak,

<h4>Purpose of review</h4>The prenatal detection of congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT) has permitted the early management of these conditions. The aim of this review is to provide an overview of the management of neonates with antenatal hydronephrosis (ANH).<h4>Recent findings</h4>In spite of the continuous advances in the ... Read more >>

Curr Opin Pediatr (Current opinion in pediatrics)
[2016, 28(2):195-201]

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Profile and scientific production of Brazilian National Council of Technological and Scientific Development researchers in Pediatrics.

Maria Christina L Oliveira, Daniella Reis B Martelli, Sergio Veloso Pinheiro, Debora Marques Miranda, Isabel Gomes Quirino, Barbara Gusmão L Leite, Enrico Antonio Colosimo, Ana Cristina S e Silva, Hercílio Martelli-Júnior, Eduardo Araujo Oliveira,

<h4>Objective</h4>To evaluate the profile and the scientific production of researchers in Pediatrics with scholarship from the National Counsel of Technological and Scientific Development.<h4>Methods</h4>The Lattes curricula of 34 researchers in Pediatrics with active scholarships, from 2006 to 2008 were included in the analysis. The variables of interest were: gender, affiliation, time ... Read more >>

Rev Paul Pediatr (Revista paulista de pediatria : orgao oficial da Sociedade de Pediatria de Sao Paulo)
[2013, 31(3):278-284]

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Biochemical and Molecular Chitotriosidase Profiles in Patients with Gaucher Disease Type 1 in Minas Gerais, Brazil: New Mutation in CHIT1 Gene.

Talita E R Adelino, Gustavo G Martins, Aretta A A Gomes, Adriana A Torres, Daniel A S Silva, Vinícius D O Xavier, João Paulo O Guimarães, Sérgio S S Araújo, Rachel A F Fernandes, Maria Christina L A Oliveira, Ana Lúcia B Godard, Eugênia R Valadares,

Chitotriosidase (ChT) is a human chitinase secreted by activated macrophages and its activity is used in therapeutic monitoring of Gaucher disease (GD), the most common lysosomal storage disease. About 6% of the population is homozygous for a duplication of 24 bp in exon 11 of the CHIT1 gene (dup24), which ... Read more >>

JIMD Rep (JIMD reports)
[2013, 9:85-91]

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Clinical course of autoimmune hemolytic anemia: an observational study.

Maria Christina L A Oliveira, Benigna M Oliveira, Mitiko Murao, Zilma Maria Vieira, Letícia T Gresta, Marcos B Viana,

<h4>Objective</h4>Autoimmune hemolytic anemia is characterized by the production of autoantibodies against erythrocyte membrane antigens. This study was carried out to identify the clinical, immunological and outcome characteristics of autoimmune hemolytic anemia patients treated at the (HC-UFMG) Pediatric Hematology Unit and the Hemocentro de Belo Horizonte.<h4>Methods</h4>We evaluated 17 patients younger than ... Read more >>

J Pediatr (Rio J) (Jornal de pediatria)
[2006, 82(1):58-62]

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[Clinical and nutritional aspects of Gaucher disease: prospective study of 13 children at a single center].

Maria Christina L A Oliveira, Benigna M Oliveira, Elisa Queirós, Marcos B Viana,

OBJECTIVE:Gaucher disease is an autosomal recessive lysosomal storage disease, caused by mutation to the GBA gene (glucocerebrosidase gene) located on chromosome 1. The objective of the present study was to identify the clinical, nutritional, biochemical and genetic features of the patients with Gaucher disease treated at the Unit of Pediatric ... Read more >>

J Pediatr (Rio J) (Jornal de pediatria)
[2002, 78(6):517-522]

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