Yara Dadalti Fragoso

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Affiliation: Universidade Metropolitana de Santos
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi Crying as a precipitating factor for migraine and tension-type headache
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Departamento de Neurologia, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos Avenida Epitácio Pessoa, 555 Apto 91 Santos SP, Brasil CEP 11030 601
    Sao Paulo Med J 121:31-3. 2003
  2. doi Severe depression, suicide attempts, and ideation during the use of interferon beta by patients with multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Clin Neuropharmacol 33:312-6. 2010
  3. doi The evidence for a beneficial role of vitamin a in multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, MS Reference Center, Medical School, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Rua da Constituicao 374, Santos, SP, CEP 11015 470, Brazil
    CNS Drugs 28:291-9. 2014
  4. doi Neuromyelitis optica with onset in childhood and adolescence
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Santos, Brazil Electronic address
    Pediatr Neurol 50:66-8. 2014
  5. doi Long-term effects of exposure to disease-modifying drugs in the offspring of mothers with multiple sclerosis: a retrospective chart review
    Yára D Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Medical School, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos UNIMES, Rua da Constituicao 374, CEP 11015 470, Santos, SP, Brazil
    CNS Drugs 27:955-61. 2013
  6. doi Neuromyelitis optica and pregnancy
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Medical School, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos UNIMES, Rua da Constituicao 374, Santos, SP, CEP 11015 470, Brazil
    J Neurol 260:2614-9. 2013
  7. ncbi Natalizumab adverse events are rare in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos UNIMES, Santos SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 71:137-41. 2013
  8. ncbi Systematic review versus internet search: considerations about availability and reliability of medical information regarding pregnancy in women with multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Santos, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Epidemiol 15:896-903. 2012
  9. doi The effects of long-term exposure to disease-modifying drugs during pregnancy in multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, SP, Brazil
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:154-9. 2013
  10. ncbi Neurological complications following bariatric surgery
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Neurology Service, Mental Health Department, Medical School of Universidade Metropolitana de Santos UNIMES, Santos SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:700-3. 2012

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Publications35

  1. ncbi Crying as a precipitating factor for migraine and tension-type headache
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Departamento de Neurologia, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos Avenida Epitácio Pessoa, 555 Apto 91 Santos SP, Brasil CEP 11030 601
    Sao Paulo Med J 121:31-3. 2003
    ..Scarcely reported in the literature, crying seems to be an important precipitating factor for both migraine and tension-type headache in daily practice...
  2. doi Severe depression, suicide attempts, and ideation during the use of interferon beta by patients with multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Clin Neuropharmacol 33:312-6. 2010
    ..It is widely accepted that previously depressed patients may get worse when using IFN-beta. There are few reports on the association of IFN-beta and severe depression among patients without previous psychiatric history...
  3. doi The evidence for a beneficial role of vitamin a in multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, MS Reference Center, Medical School, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Rua da Constituicao 374, Santos, SP, CEP 11015 470, Brazil
    CNS Drugs 28:291-9. 2014
    ..Vitamin A acts in synergy with vitamin D, and the immunological homeostasis ensured by these vitamins should not be unbalanced in favour of only one of them. ..
  4. doi Neuromyelitis optica with onset in childhood and adolescence
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Santos, Brazil Electronic address
    Pediatr Neurol 50:66-8. 2014
    ..The objective of the present study was to contribute to the study of early-onset neuromyelitis optica with a case series...
  5. doi Long-term effects of exposure to disease-modifying drugs in the offspring of mothers with multiple sclerosis: a retrospective chart review
    Yára D Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Medical School, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos UNIMES, Rua da Constituicao 374, CEP 11015 470, Santos, SP, Brazil
    CNS Drugs 27:955-61. 2013
    ..The objective of the present study was to assess the potential long-term effects of maternal exposure to DMDs on the offspring...
  6. doi Neuromyelitis optica and pregnancy
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Medical School, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos UNIMES, Rua da Constituicao 374, Santos, SP, CEP 11015 470, Brazil
    J Neurol 260:2614-9. 2013
    ..These results are similar to those of other authors, although the total number of cases so far described is still small. Obstetricians must be aware of the potential complications of a pregnancy in a woman who has NMO...
  7. ncbi Natalizumab adverse events are rare in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos UNIMES, Santos SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 71:137-41. 2013
    ..To assess the prevalence and the profile of adverse events (AE) of natalizumab in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  8. ncbi Systematic review versus internet search: considerations about availability and reliability of medical information regarding pregnancy in women with multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Santos, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Epidemiol 15:896-903. 2012
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  9. doi The effects of long-term exposure to disease-modifying drugs during pregnancy in multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, SP, Brazil
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:154-9. 2013
    ..This recommendation is not based on medical evidence and may interfere with disease control by immunomodulatory drugs. The present study was designed to help discuss the effect of DMT for MS on pregnancy and on disease course...
  10. ncbi Neurological complications following bariatric surgery
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Neurology Service, Mental Health Department, Medical School of Universidade Metropolitana de Santos UNIMES, Santos SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:700-3. 2012
    ..It was to report on Brazilian cases of neurological complications from bariatric surgery. The literature on the subject is scarce...
  11. ncbi Literature systematic review on the ophthalmological side effects of interferons
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 74:306-10. 2011
    ..Nearly 500 cases of ophthalmological complications related to interferon have been reported. The most frequent findings were soft exudates, hemorrhages and retina ischemia...
  12. ncbi Sight-dependent quality of life and ophthalmic findings in a group of Brazilian patients with multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Medical School, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos UNIMES, Santos SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:809-13. 2011
    ..To assess the visual quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), and to observe whether this parameter could be correlated to the findings of the ophthalmologic examination...
  13. ncbi The internet racing ahead of the scientific evidence: the case of "liberation treatment" for multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Medical School, UNIMES, Santos, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:525-7. 2011
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  14. ncbi Restless legs syndrome and multiple sclerosis: a Brazilian multicenter study and meta-analysis of the literature
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Medical School, UNIMES and MS Reference Center DRS IV, Santos SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:180-3. 2011
    ..The present study investigated the prevalence of RLS symptoms in MS patients and in controls in four Brazilian cities. Additionally, a systematic review and meta-analysis of the literature was carried out on the subject of RLS-MS...
  15. ncbi The effect of multiple sclerosis on the professional life of a group of Brazilian patients
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 68:914-7. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of multiple sclerosis (MS) on the professional life of Brazilian patients...
  16. doi Long-term use of glatiramer acetate by 11 pregnant women with multiple sclerosis: a retrospective, multicentre case series
    Yára D Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos and Departamento Regional de Saúde IV, Santos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    CNS Drugs 24:969-76. 2010
    ..Glatiramer acetate is a US FDA category B drug with regard to use by pregnant women with multiple sclerosis (MS). There are no data currently available for the continuous use of glatiramer acetate during pregnancy...
  17. ncbi Description and characteristics of 81 patients attending the Reference Center for Multiple Sclerosis of the coastal region of the state of São Paulo-Brazil
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Health for the State of São Paulo, DIR XIX, CEREM Litoral Paulista
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 63:741-4. 2005
    ..To register multiple sclerosis (MS) patients residing in the coastal region of the State of São Paulo (CEREM Litoral Paulista)...
  18. ncbi Black, white and shades of grey: SUNCT or short-lasting chronic paroxysmal hemicrania?
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Medical Faculty, UNIMES, Santos, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 64:575-7. 2006
    ..To report a case of unilateral headache with two possibilities of diagnosis...
  19. pmc Kinesigenic paroxysmal hemidyskinesia as the initial presentation of multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Head, Department of Neurology, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, SP, Brazil Email
    MedGenMed 8:3. 2006
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  20. ncbi The positive effects of a physical activity program for multiple sclerosis patients with fatigue
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Medical Faculty, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Brazil
    NeuroRehabilitation 23:153-7. 2008
    ..The success of this program led patients to ask to continue with it after the trial was finished, and more patients are enrolling in the program, motivated by the good results reported by fellow patients...
  21. ncbi In vivo metabolism of alpha-tocopherol in lipoproteins and liver: studies on rabbits in response to acute cholesterol loading
    Y D Fragoso
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Aberdeen, Scotland
    Sao Paulo Med J 116:1753-9. 1998
    ..To investigate the transport of alpha-tocopherol in lipoproteins of rabbits under normal diet and under acute loading of cholesterol...
  22. ncbi Correlation between fatigue and self-esteem in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Neurology Department, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Santos SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 67:818-21. 2009
    ..To assess the possible association of fatigue with self-esteem in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients...
  23. ncbi Prevalence of parafunctional habits and temporomandibular dysfunction symptoms in patients attending a tertiary headache clinic
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Santos, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 68:377-80. 2010
    ..To investigate the most prevalent forms of headache in a tertiary outpatient service, and to assess the frequency of associated parafunctional habits and temporomandibular dysfunction symptoms (TMD)...
  24. ncbi Pregnancy and multiple sclerosis: the initial results from a Brazilian database
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Santos, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 67:657-60. 2009
    ..Pregnancy management poses an extra challenge to physicians and their multiple sclerosis (MS) patients. There are few papers reporting databases on the subject...
  25. ncbi Characterization of headaches in the premenstrual tension syndrome
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Medical Faculty, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Santos, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 67:40-2. 2009
    ..Characterization of headaches in premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Although headache is one of the symptoms for PMS, no details on this headache are given by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) criteria...
  26. doi Multiple sclerosis in South America: month of birth in different latitudes does not seem to interfere with the prevalence or progression of the disease
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, SantosSP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 71:573-9. 2013
    ..To assess whether the month of birth in different latitudes of South America might influence the presence or severity of multiple sclerosis (MS) later in life...
  27. doi Multiple sclerosis starting before the age of 18 years: the Brazilian experience
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, SantosSP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 71:783-7. 2013
    ..Although some patients presented a very severe form of MS, on the whole the group of patients with MS starting in childhood or adolescence presented a relatively mild form of this disease in Brazil. ..
  28. ncbi Latin American algorithm for treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis using disease-modifying agents
    Alessandro Finkelsztejn
    Department of Neurology, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre RS, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:799-806. 2012
    ..European and North-American algorithms for the treatment of multiple sclerosis do not foresee our regional difficulties and the access of patients to treatment...
  29. ncbi Assessment of cognition using the Rao's Brief Repeatable Battery of Neuropsychological Tests on a group of Brazilian patients with multiple sclerosis
    Joseph Bruno Bidin Brooks
    Department of Physiology, Medical School, UNIMES, MS Reference Center DRS IV, Santos, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:887-91. 2011
    ..To assess the cognition of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) using the Rao's Brief Repeatable Battery of Neuropsychological Tests (BRB-N)...
  30. ncbi Tolerability, adverse events and compliance to glatiramer acetate in 28 patients with multiple sclerosis using the drug continuously for at least six months
    Ana Patricia Perez Fiore
    Department of Health for the State of São Paulo, DIR XIX, CEREM Litoral Paulista
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 63:738-40. 2005
    ..To assess tolerability, adverse events and compliance to treatment with glatiramer acetate in multiple sclerosis...
  31. ncbi Paced auditory serial addition test (PASAT): a very difficult test even for individuals with high intellectual capability
    Joseph Bruno Bidin Brooks
    Medical Faculty, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:482-4. 2011
    ..To assess the difficulty of paced auditory serial addition test (PASAT) in a population of high intellectual level, under ideal cognitive testing circumstances...
  32. pmc High expression of retinoic acid receptors and synthetic enzymes in the human hippocampus
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Department of Neurology, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Santos, SP, Brazil
    Brain Struct Funct 217:473-83. 2012
    ..These results imply an essential function of retinoic acid in the human hippocampus likely to include regulation of neuronal plasticity...
  33. doi The blink reflex test does not show abnormalities in a large group of patients with chronic migraine
    Joseph Bruno Bidin Brooks
    Department of Neurology, Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, São PauloSP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 71:862-5. 2013
    ..Results from alterations of the blink reflex in patients with headaches have provided controversial data...
  34. doi Efficacy and tolerability of combined dipyrone, isometheptene and caffeine in the treatment of mild-to-moderate primary headache episodes
    Deusvenir de Souza Carvalho
    Division of Investigation and Treatment of Headaches, Hospital Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Expert Rev Neurother 12:159-67. 2012
    ..We conclude that, despite failing to meet the primary outcome, the combination of dipyrone, isometheptene and caffeine is effective for the acute treatment of mild-to-moderate primary headache episodes, with excellent tolerability...
  35. ncbi MIDAS (Migraine Disability Assessment): a valuable tool for work-site identification of migraine in workers in Brazil
    Yara Dadalti Fragoso
    Universidade Metropolitana de Santos, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 120:118-21. 2002
    ..It was necessary to translate MIDAS, originally written in English, so as to apply it in Brazil and make it usable by individuals from a variety of social-economic-cultural backgrounds...