Gisele Huf

Summary

Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the clinical utility of new diagnostic tests for tuberculosis: the role of pragmatic clinical trials
    Gisele Huf
    Oswaldo Cruz Foundation National Institute of Quality Control in Health, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 38:237-45. 2012
  2. pmc Current practices in the use of sildenafil for pulmonary arterial hypertension in Brazilian hospitals
    Ana Ha de Souza
    Pharmacy Service, National Institute of Cardiology, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Res Notes 2:30. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint [Haloperidol plus promethazine for agitated patients--a systematic review]
    Gisele Huf
    Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Instituto Nacional de Controle de Qualidade em Saude, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 31:265-70. 2009
  4. pmc TREC-SAVE: a randomised trial comparing mechanical restraints with use of seclusion for aggressive or violent seriously mentally ill people: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Gisele Huf
    National Institute of Quality Control in Health Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Trials 12:180. 2011
  5. pmc Rapid tranquillisation in psychiatric emergency settings in Brazil: pragmatic randomised controlled trial of intramuscular haloperidol versus intramuscular haloperidol plus promethazine
    Gisele Huf
    National Institute of Quality Control in Health INCQS, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Av Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, 21040 900, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMJ 335:869. 2007
  6. pmc TREC-Rio trial: a randomised controlled trial for rapid tranquillisation for agitated patients in emergency psychiatric rooms [ISRCTN44153243]
    Gisele Huf
    Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Av, Brasil, 4635 Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Psychiatry 2:11. 2002
  7. pmc Current practices in managing acutely disturbed patients at three hospitals in Rio de Janeiro-Brazil: a prevalence study
    Gisele Huf
    Ministry of Health, Brazil
    BMC Psychiatry 2:4. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Performance comparison between the mycobacteria growth indicator tube system and Löwenstein-Jensen medium in the routine detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis at public health care facilities in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: preliminary results of a pragmatic
    Adriana da Silva Rezende Moreira
    Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Hospital Universitario Clementino Fraga Filho, Instituto de Doenças do Tórax, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 39:365-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Assessing new strategies for TB diagnosis in low- and middle-income countries
    AFRANIO KRITSKI
    REDE TB, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 17:211-7. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint [Pragmatic clinical trials: an option in the construction of health-related evidence]
    Evandro da Silva Freire Coutinho
    Departamento de Epidemiologia e Métodos Quantitativos em Saúde, Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21041 210, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 19:1189-93. 2003

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the clinical utility of new diagnostic tests for tuberculosis: the role of pragmatic clinical trials
    Gisele Huf
    Oswaldo Cruz Foundation National Institute of Quality Control in Health, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 38:237-45. 2012
    ..We argue that the evaluation of new diagnostic techniques for the detection of tuberculosis should not escape this same logic of evaluation...
  2. pmc Current practices in the use of sildenafil for pulmonary arterial hypertension in Brazilian hospitals
    Ana Ha de Souza
    Pharmacy Service, National Institute of Cardiology, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Res Notes 2:30. 2009
    ..This study reinforced the need of checking the practices of preparing and administering sildenafil continually...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Haloperidol plus promethazine for agitated patients--a systematic review]
    Gisele Huf
    Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Instituto Nacional de Controle de Qualidade em Saude, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 31:265-70. 2009
    ..Rapid and safe tranquillisation is sometimes unavoidable. We conducted this systematic review to determine the value of the combination haloperidol plus promethazine, frequently used in Brazil...
  4. pmc TREC-SAVE: a randomised trial comparing mechanical restraints with use of seclusion for aggressive or violent seriously mentally ill people: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Gisele Huf
    National Institute of Quality Control in Health Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Trials 12:180. 2011
    ..With such coercive treatment this leaves all concerned vulnerable to abuse and criticism. This paper presents the protocol for a randomised trial comparing seclusion with restraints for people with serious mental illnesses...
  5. pmc Rapid tranquillisation in psychiatric emergency settings in Brazil: pragmatic randomised controlled trial of intramuscular haloperidol versus intramuscular haloperidol plus promethazine
    Gisele Huf
    National Institute of Quality Control in Health INCQS, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Av Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, 21040 900, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMJ 335:869. 2007
    ..To determine whether haloperidol alone results in swifter and safer tranquillisation and sedation than haloperidol plus promethazine...
  6. pmc TREC-Rio trial: a randomised controlled trial for rapid tranquillisation for agitated patients in emergency psychiatric rooms [ISRCTN44153243]
    Gisele Huf
    Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Av, Brasil, 4635 Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Psychiatry 2:11. 2002
    ..Worldwide, current treatment is not based on evidence from randomised trials. In Brazil, the combination haloperidol-promethazine is frequently used, but no studies involving this mix exist...
  7. pmc Current practices in managing acutely disturbed patients at three hospitals in Rio de Janeiro-Brazil: a prevalence study
    Gisele Huf
    Ministry of Health, Brazil
    BMC Psychiatry 2:4. 2002
    ..In order to prepare for a randomised trial, due to start in the psychiatric emergency rooms of Rio de Janeiro in 2001, a survey of current practice was necessary...
  8. ncbi request reprint Performance comparison between the mycobacteria growth indicator tube system and Löwenstein-Jensen medium in the routine detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis at public health care facilities in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: preliminary results of a pragmatic
    Adriana da Silva Rezende Moreira
    Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Hospital Universitario Clementino Fraga Filho, Instituto de Doenças do Tórax, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 39:365-7. 2013
    ..Here, we summarize the methodology and preliminary results of the trial. (ISRCTN.org Identifier: ISRCTN79888843 [http://isrctn.org/]). ..
  9. doi request reprint Assessing new strategies for TB diagnosis in low- and middle-income countries
    AFRANIO KRITSKI
    REDE TB, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 17:211-7. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint [Pragmatic clinical trials: an option in the construction of health-related evidence]
    Evandro da Silva Freire Coutinho
    Departamento de Epidemiologia e Métodos Quantitativos em Saúde, Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21041 210, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 19:1189-93. 2003
    ..They argue that this strategy, when properly applied, can be a powerful tool to obtain unbiased measures of effectiveness, with simpler logistics and lower costs than in current clinical trials...