Thiago Buosi Silva
Silva T, Oliveira C, Faria E, Mauad E, SyrjÃ¤nen 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. ..
Silveira C, Silva T, Fregnani J, da Costa Vieira R, Haikel R, SyrjÃ¤nen 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. ..
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. ..