Thiago Buosi Silva



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    Silva T, Oliveira C, Faria E, Mauad E, Syrjänen K, Carvalho A. Development and validation of a nomogram to estimate the risk of prostate cancer in Brazil. Anticancer Res. 2015;35:2881-6 pubmed
    ..Our nomogram provides an easy and practical method, superior in performance to the traditional criteria, predicting the diagnosis of PCa with a reasonable accuracy. ..
  2. Silveira C, Silva T, Fregnani J, da Costa Vieira R, Haikel R, Syrjänen K, et al. Digital photography in skin cancer screening by mobile units in remote areas of Brazil. BMC Dermatol. 2014;14:19 pubmed publisher
    ..5-100.0). The overall accuracy of the two oncologists did not differ significantly. Given the high sensitivity and PPV, Teledermatology seems to be a suitable tool for skin cancer screening by MPU in remote areas of Brazil. ..
  3. Vazquez V, Silva T, Vieira M, de Oliveira A, Lisboa M, de Andrade D, et al. Melanoma characteristics in Brazil: demographics, treatment, and survival analysis. BMC Res Notes. 2015;8:4 pubmed publisher
    ..There is a need for future multi-institutional prospective studies to attain a better understanding of possible socioeconomic and other influences on survival among melanoma populations in Brazil and Latin America. ..