Denise R Silva

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological aspects of respiratory symptoms treated in the emergency room of a tertiary care hospital
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul School of Medicine, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 39:164-72. 2013
  2. doi request reprint D-dimer levels in stable COPD patients: a case-control study
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    COPD 9:426-31. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Severe tuberculosis requiring ICU admission
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 38:386-94. 2012
  4. pmc Factors associated with delayed diagnosis of tuberculosis in hospitalized patients in a high TB and HIV burden setting: a cross-sectional study
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Rua Ramiro Barcelos, Porto Alegre, RS, 90, 035 903, Brazil
    BMC Infect Dis 12:57. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in patients with COPD
    D R Silva
    Pulmonary Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Brazil
    Epidemiol Infect 138:167-73. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with mortality in hospitalized patients with newly diagnosed tuberculosis
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Lung 188:33-41. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and evolution of non-HIV-infected immunocompromised patients with an in-hospital diagnosis of tuberculosis
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    J Bras Pneumol 36:475-84. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Osteoporosis prevalence and associated factors in patients with COPD: a cross-sectional study
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Department of Pulmonology, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Respir Care 56:961-8. 2011
  9. pmc Mortality among patients with tuberculosis requiring intensive care: a retrospective cohort study
    Denise R Silva
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    BMC Infect Dis 10:54. 2010

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological aspects of respiratory symptoms treated in the emergency room of a tertiary care hospital
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul School of Medicine, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 39:164-72. 2013
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of respiratory symptoms as the motive for emergency room visits by adult and pediatric patients, describing the major clinical syndromes diagnosed and the outcomes of the patients...
  2. doi request reprint D-dimer levels in stable COPD patients: a case-control study
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    COPD 9:426-31. 2012
    ..On the other hand, there is a continuing debate about the diagnostic efficiency of D-dimer tests in patients with stable COPD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Severe tuberculosis requiring ICU admission
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 38:386-94. 2012
    ..For such patients, the prognosis is generally poor and mortality rates are high...
  4. pmc Factors associated with delayed diagnosis of tuberculosis in hospitalized patients in a high TB and HIV burden setting: a cross-sectional study
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Rua Ramiro Barcelos, Porto Alegre, RS, 90, 035 903, Brazil
    BMC Infect Dis 12:57. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify factors associated with delayed diagnosis of TB in hospitalized patients...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in patients with COPD
    D R Silva
    Pulmonary Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Brazil
    Epidemiol Infect 138:167-73. 2010
    ..5%, median = 4, respectively) (P = 0.011 and 0.027, respectively). Our results suggest a high prevalence of chronic HCV infection in patients with COPD in comparison with the blood donors. HCV-positive patients have a more severe disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with mortality in hospitalized patients with newly diagnosed tuberculosis
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Lung 188:33-41. 2010
    ..We found a high overall mortality rate for patients hospitalized with TB in a region with a high prevalence of TB and HIV. The risk of mortality once patients with TB are hospitalized is unlikely to be explained only by the HIV epidemic...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and evolution of non-HIV-infected immunocompromised patients with an in-hospital diagnosis of tuberculosis
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    J Bras Pneumol 36:475-84. 2010
    ..To investigate the characteristics of and risk factors for mortality among non-HIV-infected immunocompromised patients with an in-hospital diagnosis of tuberculosis...
  8. doi request reprint Osteoporosis prevalence and associated factors in patients with COPD: a cross-sectional study
    Denise Rossato Silva
    Department of Pulmonology, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Respir Care 56:961-8. 2011
    ..Osteoporosis is one of the systemic features of COPD...
  9. pmc Mortality among patients with tuberculosis requiring intensive care: a retrospective cohort study
    Denise R Silva
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    BMC Infect Dis 10:54. 2010
    ..To describe the characteristics of patients with tuberculosis (TB) requiring intensive care and to identify the factors that predicts in-hospital mortality in a city of a developing country with intermediate-to-high TB endemicity...