Leonardo A M Zornoff

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence and predictors of ventricular remodeling after anterior myocardial infarction in the era of modern medical therapy
    Elaine Farah
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP, Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Med Sci Monit 18:CR276-81. 2012
  2. pmc Early echocardiographic predictors of increased left ventricular end-diastolic pressure three months after myocardial infarction in rats
    Paula S Azevedo
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil
    Med Sci Monit 18:BR253-8. 2012
  3. pmc The role of oxidative stress and lipid peroxidation in ventricular remodeling induced by tobacco smoke exposure after myocardial infarction
    Daniella R Duarte
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu SP, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 64:691-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Beta-carotene supplementation attenuates cardiac remodeling induced by one-month tobacco-smoke exposure in rats
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil
    Toxicol Sci 90:259-66. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Experimental myocardium infarction in rats: analysis of the model
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Departamento de Clinica Medica, Rubiao Jr, 18 618 000, Botucatu, SP Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 93:434-40, 426-32. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Beta-carotene supplementation results in adverse ventricular remodeling after acute myocardial infarction
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Faculdade de Medicina, Departamento de Clinia Medica, Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Nutrition 22:146-51. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of beta-carotene and smoking on heart remodeling after myocardial infarction
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual de Sao Paulo, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 89:135-41, 151-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Role of lipoperoxidation in the remodeling intensification induced by beta-carotene after infarction
    Paula S Azevedo
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 93:34-8. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint beta-carotene attenuates the paradoxical effect of tobacco smoke on the mortality of rats after experimental myocardial infarction
    Sergio A R Paiva
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil
    J Nutr 135:2109-13. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Influence of different doses of retinoic acid on cardiac remodeling
    Cristiana M M Freire
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Nutrition 27:824-8. 2011

Collaborators

  • Sergio A R Paiva
  • Paula S Azevedo
  • Marcos F Minicucci
  • Katashi Okoshi
  • Marina P Okoshi
  • Suzana E Tanni
  • Silvio A Oliveira Junior
  • Silmeia Garcia Zanati
  • Fernando G Romeiro
  • E Braunwald
  • M A Pfeffer
  • S D Solomon
  • Jean Rouleau
  • Beatriz B Matsubara
  • Luiz S Matsubara
  • Daniella R Duarte
  • Elaine Farah
  • Bruna P M Rafacho
  • Fernanda Chiuso-Minicucci
  • David N Gumieiro
  • Ana Lúcia Cogni
  • Carlos R Padovani
  • Paula F Martinez
  • Edson Castardeli
  • Alvaro O Campana
  • Rosangela Novo
  • Antonio C Cicogna
  • Gilberto J C Pereira
  • Priscila P Dos Santos
  • Lidiane P Ardisson
  • Bertha F Polegato
  • Ethel L Novelli
  • Lucienne C Oliveira
  • Caroline N M Nunes
  • Eline A Soriano
  • Andrea F Gonçalves
  • David Gaspardo
  • Rodrigo Haggeman
  • Priscila P Santos
  • Mariele Castilho Pansani
  • Meliza G Roscani
  • Camila Bonomo
  • Fabiana Denipote
  • Cristiana M M Freire
  • Ricardo L Damatto
  • Aline R R Lima
  • Dijon H S Campos
  • Reginaldo de Barros
  • Liana S Coelho
  • Flavio F Aragon
  • Henrique B Ribeiro
  • Edson A Bregagnollo
  • João C Hueb
  • Roberta B G Molina
  • Giancarlo Gonçalves
  • Hicham Skali
  • Jose G Mill
  • Juliana G Bordon
  • Daniéliso Fusco
  • Daniel T Sakane
  • Danieliso R Fusco
  • Cristiana M Freire
  • Paulo R R Okumoto
  • Carlos A S Carneiro
  • Mariele C Pansani
  • Hélio A Miot
  • Sergio Felisbino
  • Julio Sergio Marchini
  • Gilberto João Padovan
  • Sofia Gonçalves Zorzella-Pezavento
  • Bruna F Nogueira
  • Sofia F G Zorzella-Pezavento
  • Bruna Paola Murino Rafacho
  • Luciana M Gradella
  • Ana Angélica Henrique Fernandes
  • Lea Sílvia Sant'ana
  • Elenize J Pereira
  • Heloisa B Assalin
  • Maria A Bertoline
  • Daniele M Guizoni
  • Ethel Novelli
  • Ana P Lima-Leopoldo
  • Francisco R M Laurindo
  • Denise C Fernandes
  • Silvio A Oliveira
  • Marcelo D M Cezar
  • Ana A H Fernandes
  • Maeli Dal Pai-Silva
  • Robson F Carvalho
  • Celia R Nogueira

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Prevalence and predictors of ventricular remodeling after anterior myocardial infarction in the era of modern medical therapy
    Elaine Farah
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP, Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Med Sci Monit 18:CR276-81. 2012
    ..Thus, the objective of this study was to analyze the prevalence, clinical characteristics, and predictors of left ventricular remodeling in the era of modern medical therapy...
  2. pmc Early echocardiographic predictors of increased left ventricular end-diastolic pressure three months after myocardial infarction in rats
    Paula S Azevedo
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil
    Med Sci Monit 18:BR253-8. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the early echocardiographic predictors of elevated left ventricular end-diastolic pressure (LVEDP) after a long follow-up period in the infarcted rat model...
  3. pmc The role of oxidative stress and lipid peroxidation in ventricular remodeling induced by tobacco smoke exposure after myocardial infarction
    Daniella R Duarte
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu SP, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 64:691-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate the roles of oxidative stress and lipid peroxidation in the ventricular remodeling that is induced by tobacco smoke exposure after myocardial infarction...
  4. ncbi request reprint Beta-carotene supplementation attenuates cardiac remodeling induced by one-month tobacco-smoke exposure in rats
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil
    Toxicol Sci 90:259-66. 2006
    ..The objectives were to analyze the cardiac effects of exposure to tobacco smoke (ETS), for a period of 30 days, alone and in combination with beta-carotene supplementation (BC)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Experimental myocardium infarction in rats: analysis of the model
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Departamento de Clinica Medica, Rubiao Jr, 18 618 000, Botucatu, SP Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 93:434-40, 426-32. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Beta-carotene supplementation results in adverse ventricular remodeling after acute myocardial infarction
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Faculdade de Medicina, Departamento de Clinia Medica, Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Nutrition 22:146-51. 2006
    ..We studied the effects of beta-carotene (BC) on ventricular remodeling after myocardial infarction...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of beta-carotene and smoking on heart remodeling after myocardial infarction
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual de Sao Paulo, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 89:135-41, 151-7. 2007
    ..To analyze the effects of beta-carotene on the ventricular remodeling process following myocardial infarction (MI) in rats exposed to cigarette smoke...
  8. ncbi request reprint Role of lipoperoxidation in the remodeling intensification induced by beta-carotene after infarction
    Paula S Azevedo
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 93:34-8. 2009
    ..The mechanisms involved in the biggest remodeling caused by the post-infarct beta-carotene are unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint beta-carotene attenuates the paradoxical effect of tobacco smoke on the mortality of rats after experimental myocardial infarction
    Sergio A R Paiva
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil
    J Nutr 135:2109-13. 2005
    ..Previous exposure to tobacco smoke induced a process of cardiac remodeling after MI. There is a paradoxical protector effect with tobacco smoke exposure, characterized by lower mortality, which is offset by BC supplementation...
  10. doi request reprint Influence of different doses of retinoic acid on cardiac remodeling
    Cristiana M M Freire
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Nutrition 27:824-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether the cardiac alterations caused by all-trans- retinoic acid (ATRA) in normal adult rat hearts are physiologic or pathologic and if these alterations are dose-dependent...
  11. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoke-induced left ventricular remodelling is not associated with metalloproteinase-2 or -9 activation
    Edson Castardeli
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:1081-5. 2007
    ..To investigate the role of MMP-2 and MMP-9 in cardiac remodelling induced by tobacco smoke exposure in rats...
  12. ncbi request reprint Metalloproteinases-2 and -9 predict left ventricular remodeling after myocardial infarction
    Ana Lúcia Cogni
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 100:315-21. 2013
    ..The role of serum metalloproteinases (MMP) after myocardial infarction (MI) is unknown...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of the administration of beta-blockers on ventricular remodeling induced by cigarette smoking in rats
    Daniella R Duarte
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 92:443-7, 462-6, 479-83. 2009
    ..The role of the adrenergic system on ventricular remodeling induced by cigarette smoking is unknown...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Cigarette smoke exposure intensifies ventricular remodeling process following myocardial infarction]
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, Botucatu, SP
    Arq Bras Cardiol 86:276-82. 2006
    ..To evaluate the role of cigarette smoke exposure (CSE) on ventricular remodeling following acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Influence of lisinopril on cardiac remodeling induced by tobacco smoke exposure
    Daniella R Duarte
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Med Sci Monit 16:BR255-9. 2010
    ..To investigate the effect of lisinopril on cardiac remodeling induced by smoking...
  16. pmc Periostin as a modulator of chronic cardiac remodeling after myocardial infarction
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu Medical School, Internal Medicine Department, BotucatuSP, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 68:1344-9. 2013
    ..Therefore, the objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between tissue periostin and cardiac variables in the chronic cardiac remodeling induced by myocardial infarction...
  17. pmc Mechanisms involved in the beneficial effects of spironolactone after myocardial infarction
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, University Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 8:e76866. 2013
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Impact of ventricular geometric pattern on cardiac remodeling after myocardial infarction
    Elaine Farah
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 100:518-23. 2013
    ..The relevance of left ventricular (LV) geometric pattern after myocardial infarction is not known...
  19. ncbi request reprint Influence of AIN-93 diet on mortality and cardiac remodeling after myocardial infarction in rats
    Lidiane P Ardisson
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 156:265-9. 2012
    ..The AIN-93 diet was proposed by the American Institute of Nutrition with the objective of standardising studies in experimental nutrition. Our objective was to analyze the effects of AIN-93 diet after myocardial infarction in rats...
  20. ncbi request reprint Exposure time and ventricular remodeling induced by tobacco smoke exposure in rats
    Edson Castardeli
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Med Sci Monit 14:BR62-66. 2008
    ..We investigated the effects of length of exposure to tobacco smoke on the cardiac remodeling process induced by exposure to cigarette smoke in rats...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Remodeling pattern and ventricular function in rats exposed to cigarette smoke]
    Paula S Azevedo
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 94:209-12, 224-8, 212-5. 2010
    ..The relevance of the remodeling pattern in the model of rats exposed to cigarette smoke is not known...
  22. doi request reprint Influence of taurine on cardiac remodeling induced by tobacco smoke exposure
    Fabiana Denipote
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, Univ Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    Cell Physiol Biochem 27:291-8. 2011
    ..To investigate the effect of taurine on cardiac remodeling induced by smoking...
  23. pmc Serum metalloproteinases 2 and 9 as predictors of gait status, pressure ulcer and mortality after hip fracture
    David N Gumieiro
    Surgery and Orthopedic Department, Botucatu Medical School, Unesp Univ Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 8:e57424. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the serum activity of metalloproteinases (MMPs) -2 and -9 as predictors of pressure ulcer (PU), gait status and mortality 6 months after hip fracture...
  24. ncbi request reprint Myocardial contractile dysfunction contributes to the development of heart failure in rats with aortic stenosis
    Edson A Bregagnollo
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Sao Paulo, 18618 000, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 117:109-14. 2007
    ..To analyze the potential contribution of contractility state and ventricular geometry to the development of heart failure in rats with aortic stenosis...
  25. doi request reprint Waist circumference, but not body mass index, is a predictor of ventricular remodeling after anterior myocardial infarction
    Ana Lúcia Cogni
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Nutrition 29:122-6. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the role of waist circumference (WC) and body mass index as predictors of cardiac remodeling in patients after an anterior MI...
  26. doi request reprint Predictors of right ventricle dysfunction after anterior myocardial infarction
    Paula S Azevedo
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Can J Cardiol 28:438-42. 2012
    ..Recently, RV dysfunction has also been associated with poor outcomes in the setting of heart failure. The shape, location, and contraction conditions make the RV chamber assessment technically challenging...
  27. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic detection of congestive heart failure in postinfarction rats
    Paula F Martinez
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 111:543-51. 2011
    ..8% sensitivity considering MI/HF+ and MI/HF- groups, taking into account pathological criteria of CHF diagnosis. Echocardiographic analysis can be used to accurately predict congestive heart failure in postinfarction rats...
  28. ncbi request reprint Retinoic acid prevents ventricular remodelling induced by tobacco smoke exposure in rats
    Lucienne C Oliveira
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Acta Cardiol 66:3-7. 2011
    ..Our objective was to test the hypothesis that retinoic acid supplementation could attenuate ventricular remodelling induced by tobacco smoke exposure in rats...
  29. doi request reprint Tobacco smoke induces ventricular remodeling associated with an increase in NADPH oxidase activity
    Bruna P M Rafacho
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, Univ Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    Cell Physiol Biochem 27:305-12. 2011
    ..However, the mechanisms of these alterations remain unknown. The aim of this study was to investigate de role of cardiac NADPH oxidase and antioxidant enzyme system on ventricular remodeling induced by tobacco smoke...
  30. ncbi request reprint [The early administration of growth hormone results in deleterious effects on ventricular remodeling after acute myocardial infarction]
    Jose G Mill
    Universidade Federal de Vitória, Sao Paulo, SP
    Arq Bras Cardiol 84:115-21. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of growth hormone (GH) on myocardial remodeling in infarcted rats...
  31. ncbi request reprint Hypertrophied myocardium is more dependent on extracellular calcium than the normal cardiac muscle
    Reginaldo de Barros
    Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Med Sci Monit 16:BR278-84. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze stable hypertrophied myocardial function and its response to inotropic maneuvers in rats submitted to renovascular hypertension for a 10-week period (RHT group, n=10)...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Chronic cigarette smoke exposure results in cardiac remodeling and impaired ventricular function in rats]
    Edson Castardeli
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, Botucatu, SP
    Arq Bras Cardiol 84:320-4. 2005
    ..To determine the cardiac structural and functional alterations caused by cigarette smoke exposure in rats...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different methods to measure experimental chronic infarction size in the rat model
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 89:83-7, 93-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate the differences between three methods for the measurement of experimental infarction in rats in comparison to the traditional method...
  34. ncbi request reprint Relevance of the ventricular remodeling pattern in the model of myocardial infarction in rats
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 95:635-9. 2010
    ..The relevance of the remodeling pattern in the model of infarcted rats is not known...
  35. ncbi request reprint Tissue vitamin A insufficiency results in adverse ventricular remodeling after experimental myocardial infarction
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Cell Physiol Biochem 26:523-30. 2010
    ..The role of tissue vitamin-A insufficiency on post-infarction ventricular remodeling is unknown. We tested the hypothesis that cardiac vitamin A insufficiency on post-infarction is associated with adverse myocardial remodeling...
  36. ncbi request reprint Smoking is associated with remodeling of gap junction in the rat heart: smoker's paradox explanation?
    Rosangela Novo
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Botucatu, SP Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 100:274-80. 2013
    ..In a previous study utilizing the rat model, exposure to tobacco smoke for 5 weeks increased survival after AMI, despite similar age and infarct size between the smokers and nonsmokers, and absence of reperfusion...
  37. doi request reprint Mini Nutritional Assessment predicts gait status and mortality 6 months after hip fracture
    David N Gumieiro
    Surgery and Orthopedic Department, Botucatu Medical School, Univ Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    Br J Nutr 109:1657-61. 2013
    ..These results suggest that the MNA should be included in the clinical stratification of patients with hip fracture to identify and treat malnutrition in order to improve the outcomes...
  38. doi request reprint Ventricular remodeling induced by tissue vitamin A deficiency in rats
    Paula S Azevedo
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Brazil
    Cell Physiol Biochem 26:395-402. 2010
    ..Experimental studies suggest that vitamin A plays a role in regulating cardiac structure and function. We tested the hypothesis that cardiac vitamin A deficiency is associated with adverse myocardial remodeling in young adult rats...
  39. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic predictors of ventricular remodeling after acute myocardial infarction in rats
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 97:502-6. 2011
    ..The prediction of the ventricular remodeling process after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) may have important clinical implications...
  40. doi request reprint Energy metabolism in cardiac remodeling and heart failure
    Paula S Azevedo
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, CEP 18618 970, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Cardiol Rev 21:135-40. 2013
    ..While myocardial function is directly associated with energy metabolism, the metabolic pathways could be potential targets for therapy in heart failure...
  41. ncbi request reprint Cardiac remodeling induced by smoking: concepts, relevance, and potential mechanisms
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP University of Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    Inflamm Allergy Drug Targets 11:442-7. 2012
    ..This review will focus on the concepts, relevance, and potential mechanisms of cardiac remodeling induced by tobacco smoke...
  42. pmc Atrophic cardiac remodeling induced by taurine deficiency in Wistar rats
    Mariele Castilho Pansani
    Internal Medicine Department, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 7:e41439. 2012
    ..Micronutrient deficiency is observed in heart failure patients. Taurine, for example, represents 50% of total free amino acids in the heart, and in vivo studies have linked taurine deficiency with cardiomyopathy...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Association between sphericity, ventricular function and size of the infarction in rats]
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 94:645-50. 2010
    ..The left ventricular (LV) sphericity is a factor associated with ventricular dysfunction, but it is not well-characterized in the experimental infarction model in rats...
  44. doi request reprint Cardiac remodeling induced by 13-cis retinoic acid treatment in acne patients
    Eline A Soriano
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 163:68-71. 2013
    ..Isotretinoin, a first-generation synthetic 13-cis-RA compound, is associated with numerous adverse effects. To investigate the cardiac effects of 13-cis-RA, acne patients receiving 13-cis-RA were studied...
  45. ncbi request reprint Thiamin deficiency as a cause of reversible cor pulmonale
    Liana S Coelho
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 91:e7-9. 2008
    ..In this report we describe a picture that is suggestive of severe pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale, with jugular stasis, congestive hepatitis and generalized edema that reversed completely after the administration of thiamine...
  46. ncbi request reprint [Blockade of renin-angiotensin system attenuates cardiac remodeling in rats undergoing aortic stenosis]
    Giancarlo Gonçalves
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, Botucatu, SP
    Arq Bras Cardiol 84:304-8. 2005
    ..To assess the role of the AT1 receptor blocker and the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor in cardiac remodeling induced by aortic stenosis in rats...
  47. ncbi request reprint Generalized edema and hyperdynamic circulation. A possible case of beriberi
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Medical School de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 83:176-8; 173-5. 2004
  48. doi request reprint Aldosterone is not involved in the ventricular remodeling process induced by tobacco smoke exposure
    Priscila P Dos Santos
    Internal Medicine Department, Botucatu Medical School, Univ Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil
    Cell Physiol Biochem 30:1191-201. 2012
    ..Thus, this study investigated the role of spironolactone on cardiac remodeling induced by exposure to tobacco smoke...
  49. doi request reprint Handgrip strength predicts pressure ulcers in patients with hip fractures
    David N Gumieiro
    Surgery and Orthopedic Department, Botucatu Medical School, Universidad Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Nutrition 28:874-8. 2012
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint [Tropical pyomyositis: atypical presentations]
    Paula S Azevedo
    Disciplina de Clínica Médica Geral do Departamento de Clínica Médica da Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu da Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 37:273-8. 2004
    ..The natural history of this disease is commonly benign, with rare complications. This presentation describes four cases of pyomyositis with peculiar manifestations and complications...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular remodeling induced by passive smoking
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Inflamm Allergy Drug Targets 8:334-9. 2009
    ..Therefore, this review will focus on the recent findings as to the effects of passive smoking in acute and chronic phases of vascular and cardiac remodeling...
  52. ncbi request reprint Dysautonomia and ventricular dysfunction in the indeterminate form of Chagas disease
    Roberta B G Molina
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu Universidade Estadual Paulista, UNESP, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 113:188-93. 2006
    ..The associations between autonomic function and biventricular function in patients with the indeterminate form of Chagas disease remains to be elucidated...
  53. ncbi request reprint Mortality decline after implementation of standard protocols for treating patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Juliana G Bordon
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 82:370-7. 2004
    ....
  54. doi request reprint Heart failure after myocardial infarction: clinical implications and treatment
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    Clin Cardiol 34:410-4. 2011
    ..2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. The authors have no funding, financial relationships, or conflicts of interest to disclose...
  55. ncbi request reprint Impact of different obesity assessment methods after acute coronary syndromes
    Caroline N M Nunes
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 103:19-24. 2014
    ..Abdominal obesity is an important cardiovascular risk factor. Therefore, identifying the best method for measuring waist circumference (WC) is a priority...
  56. ncbi request reprint Chronic heart failure-induced skeletal muscle atrophy, necrosis, and changes in myogenic regulatory factors
    Paula F Martinez
    Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, Sao Paulo State University, UNESP Universidad Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Med Sci Monit 16:BR374-83. 2010
    ..In this study we evaluated the expression of myogenic regulatory factors (MRF), myosin heavy chain (MyHC) isoforms, and fiber trophism in the soleus muscle of rats with myocardial infarction-induced heart failure...
  57. ncbi request reprint Clinical profile, predictors of mortality, and treatment of patients after myocardial infarction, in an academic medical center hospital
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 78:396-405. 2002
    ..To evaluate clinical profiles, predictors of 30-day mortality, and the adherence to international recommendations for the treatment of myocardial infarction in an academic medical center hospital...
  58. ncbi request reprint Retinoic acid supplementation attenuates ventricular remodeling after myocardial infarction in rats
    Sergio A R Paiva
    UNESP Universidade Estadual Paulista, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu Brazil
    J Nutr 135:2326-8. 2005
    ..05). The other variables tested did not differ between groups. Retinoic acid supplementation of rats for 6 mo attenuates the ventricular remodeling process after MI...
  59. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal changes associated to heart failure
    Fernando G Romeiro
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 98:273-7. 2012
    ..Although currently there is no therapy specifically earmarked for gastrointestinal changes associated to heart failure, the understanding of digestive abnormalities is germane for the prevention and management of systemic consequences...
  60. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular dysfunction and risk of heart failure and mortality after myocardial infarction
    Leonardo A M Zornoff
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1450-5. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prognostic value of right ventricular (RV) function in patients after a myocardial infarction (MI)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Heart failure due to right ventricular metastatic neuroendocrine tumor
    Marcos F Minicucci
    Int J Cardiol 126:e25-6. 2008
    ..Despite chemotherapy the patient died and necropsy confirmed metastases from neuroendocrine tumor to the right ventricle...
  62. ncbi request reprint Prognostic use of echocardiography 1 year after a myocardial infarction
    Hicham Skali
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am Heart J 150:743-9. 2005
    ..However, the prognostic use of a late evaluation of cardiac function after an MI remains unclear...