Claudia R L Cardoso

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Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Macro and microvascular complications are determinants of increased infection-related mortality in Brazilian type 2 diabetes mellitus patients
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 75:51-8. 2007
  2. pmc Aortic Stiffness as a Surrogate Endpoint to Micro- and Macrovascular Complications in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine and University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Rodolpho Rocco 255, Cidade Universitaria, Rio de Janeiro RJ 21941 901, Brazil
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and factors associated with dyslipoproteinemias in Brazilian systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rua Croton, 72, Jacarepagua, CEP 22750 240, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Rheumatol Int 28:323-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Initial and accrued damage as predictors of mortality in Brazilian patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: a cohort study
    C R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Lupus 17:1042-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of development and progression of microvascular complications in a cohort of Brazilian type 2 diabetic patients
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
    J Diabetes Complications 22:164-70. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint QTc interval prolongation is a predictor of future strokes in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Stroke 34:2187-94. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint QT-interval parameters are increased in systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    C R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Lupus 14:846-52. 2005
  8. doi request reprint A blunted decrease in nocturnal blood pressure is independently associated with increased aortic stiffness in patients with resistant hypertension
    Carlos H Castelpoggi
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Hypertens Res 32:591-6. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of a reduced glomerular filtration rate and interaction with microalbuminuria in resistant hypertension: a cohort study
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hypertens 29:2014-23. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic importance of baseline and serial changes in microalbuminuria in patients with resistant hypertension
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Atherosclerosis 216:199-204. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Macro and microvascular complications are determinants of increased infection-related mortality in Brazilian type 2 diabetes mellitus patients
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 75:51-8. 2007
    ..To investigate infection-related mortality and its predictors in Brazilian type 2 diabetic patients...
  2. pmc Aortic Stiffness as a Surrogate Endpoint to Micro- and Macrovascular Complications in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine and University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Rodolpho Rocco 255, Cidade Universitaria, Rio de Janeiro RJ 21941 901, Brazil
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and factors associated with dyslipoproteinemias in Brazilian systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rua Croton, 72, Jacarepagua, CEP 22750 240, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Rheumatol Int 28:323-7. 2008
    ..22-0.90). In conclusion, the increased prevalence of dyslipoproteinemias is due to proteinuria, obesity and SLE activity. Antimalarials have beneficial effect on lipid profile that may be due to reduction in disease activity...
  4. doi request reprint Initial and accrued damage as predictors of mortality in Brazilian patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: a cohort study
    C R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Lupus 17:1042-8. 2008
    ..In conclusion, baseline and accrued damage increase mortality risk in Brazilian patients with SLE. Measures to prevent damage development and progression are urgent to reduce the mortality of patients with SLE...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of development and progression of microvascular complications in a cohort of Brazilian type 2 diabetic patients
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
    J Diabetes Complications 22:164-70. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the predictors of microvascular complication development and progression in a prospective study of Brazilian type 2 diabetic patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint QTc interval prolongation is a predictor of future strokes in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Stroke 34:2187-94. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the predictors of stroke in patients with type 2 diabetes, with particular emphasis on the independent role of QT interval parameters...
  7. ncbi request reprint QT-interval parameters are increased in systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    C R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Lupus 14:846-52. 2005
    ..In conclusion, SLE patients have increased QT interval parameters when compared to controls. This prolongation may lead to an increased cardiovascular risk. This finding might be due to subclinical atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease...
  8. doi request reprint A blunted decrease in nocturnal blood pressure is independently associated with increased aortic stiffness in patients with resistant hypertension
    Carlos H Castelpoggi
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Hypertens Res 32:591-6. 2009
    ..Other independent correlates are older age, diabetes, microalbuminuria, low HDL-cholesterol and a widened 24-h PP...
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of a reduced glomerular filtration rate and interaction with microalbuminuria in resistant hypertension: a cohort study
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hypertens 29:2014-23. 2011
    ..The aim was to evaluate GFR and its interaction with microalbuminuria as prognostic predictors in resistant hypertensive patients...
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic importance of baseline and serial changes in microalbuminuria in patients with resistant hypertension
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Atherosclerosis 216:199-204. 2011
    ..The objective was to evaluate the importance of baseline and serial changes in albuminuria as predictors of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with resistant hypertension...
  11. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of baseline heart rate and its interaction with beta-blocker use in resistant hypertension: a cohort study
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Am J Hypertens 26:218-26. 2013
    ..The prognostic significance of heart rate (HR) and its relationship with beta-blocker use are controversial and have never been evaluated in resistant hypertension...
  12. ncbi request reprint Recent ventricular repolarization markers in resistant hypertension: are they different from the traditional QT interval?
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Am J Hypertens 21:47-53. 2008
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Prognostic value of ventricular repolarization prolongation in resistant hypertension: a prospective cohort study
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hypertens 27:1094-101. 2009
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to investigate the usefulness of electrocardiographic QT-interval parameters as predictors of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality...
  14. doi request reprint Uncontrolled isolated office hypertension is associated with subclinical markers of cardiovascular disease in hypertensive type 2 diabetic patients
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Hypertens Res 33:819-24. 2010
    ..In conclusion, uncontrolled IOH is associated with increased aortic stiffness and LVH in hypertensive type 2 diabetic patients. This may be a link to augmented cardiovascular risk...
  15. doi request reprint Histopathological stages of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in type 2 diabetes: prevalences and correlated factors
    Nathalie C Leite
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School and University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Liver Int 31:700-6. 2011
    ..The aim was to investigate the prevalence and correlates of the more severe histopathological features of NAFLD, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and advanced fibrosis, in T2DM...
  16. doi request reprint Prognostic impact of the ambulatory arterial stiffness index in resistant hypertension
    Elizabeth S Muxfeldt
    University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hypertens 28:1547-53. 2010
    ..Resistant hypertension is defined as uncontrolled office BP despite the use of at least three antihypertensive drugs. The aim of this prospective study was to investigate the AASI prognostic value in patients with resistant hypertension...
  17. ncbi request reprint T-wave axis deviation as an independent predictor of mortality in chronic Chagas' disease
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical Faculty, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Am J Cardiol 93:1136-40. 2004
    ..These results indicate that T-wave axis deviation is an easily quantified, strong, and independent mortality risk predictor in patients with chronic Chagas' disease...
  18. doi request reprint Prevalence and associated factors of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus
    Nathalie C Leite
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Liver Int 29:113-9. 2009
    ..We aimed to investigate the prevalence and the factors associated with the presence of ultrasonographic NAFLD in type-2 diabetic individuals...
  19. doi request reprint Pattern of 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in type 2 diabetic patients with cardiovascular dysautonomy
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Hypertens Res 31:865-72. 2008
    ..This unfavorable 24-h ABPM pattern may contribute to the increased cardiovascular risk of diabetic patients with dysautonomy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mortality and predictors of mortality in a cohort of Brazilian type 2 diabetic patients
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Frago Filho University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rua Croton 72, Jacarepagua, CEP 22750 240, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Diabetes Care 27:1299-305. 2004
    ..To investigate mortality rates and predictors of mortality in Brazilian type 2 diabetic patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of QT interval parameters in type 2 diabetes mellitus: results of a long-term follow-up prospective study
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Internal Medicine Department, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medicine Faculty, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Diabetes Complications 17:169-78. 2003
    ..QT interval dispersion seems a better prognostic marker than maximum QT interval, particularly in patients without previous cardiac diseases...
  22. doi request reprint Thresholds of ambulatory blood pressure associated with chronic complications in type 2 diabetes
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Am J Hypertens 25:82-8. 2012
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Prognostic influence of office and ambulatory blood pressures in resistant hypertension
    Gil F Salles
    Rua Croton, 72, Jacarepagua, Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brasil, CEP 22750 240
    Arch Intern Med 168:2340-6. 2008
    ..The prognostic value of office and ambulatory blood pressures (BPs) in patients with resistant hypertension is uncertain...
  24. doi request reprint Microvascular degenerative complications are associated with increased aortic stiffness in type 2 diabetic patients
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Atherosclerosis 205:472-6. 2009
    ..The aim was to evaluate the correlates of increased arterial stiffness in type 2 diabetes, particularly the relationships with microvascular complications...
  25. ncbi request reprint Relation of left ventricular hypertrophy with systemic inflammation and endothelial damage in resistant hypertension
    Gil F Salles
    University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Hypertension 50:723-8. 2007
    ..These relationships offer insight into the pathophysiological mechanisms linking LVH to atherosclerosis and to increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality...
  26. doi request reprint Factors associated with carotid intima-media thickness and carotid plaques in type 2 diabetic patients
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hypertens 30:940-7. 2012
    ..Factors associated with carotid atherosclerosis are unclear in type 2 diabetic patients. The aim was to investigate the independent correlates of carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) and plaques in these individuals...
  27. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic ventricular repolarization parameters in chronic Chagas' disease as predictors of asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction
    Gil F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1326-35. 2003
    ..The presence of cardiomegaly, frequent PVCs, and male sex refined LV function stratification in these patients...
  28. doi request reprint Increasing aortic stiffness is predictive of advanced liver fibrosis in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Rio-T2DM cohort study
    Nathalie C Leite
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School and University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Liver Int 36:977-85. 2016
    ..The aim was to evaluate the association between aortic stiffness, a preclinical CVD marker, with advanced liver fibrosis identified by transient elastography (TE) in T2DM outpatients with NAFLD...
  29. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of QT-interval parameters for cardiovascular risk stratification in type 2 diabetic patients with arterial hypertension
    G F Salles
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hum Hypertens 19:241-9. 2005
    ..Thus, QT provided additive prognostic information for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality beyond that obtained from conventional risk markers, including Echo-LVH, in type 2 diabetic patients with arterial hypertension...
  30. ncbi request reprint Multivariate associates of QT interval parameters in diabetic patients with arterial hypertension: importance of left ventricular mass and geometric patterns
    G F Salles
    Internal Medicine Department, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medicine Faculty, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hum Hypertens 17:561-7. 2003
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Prevalence of subclinical hypercortisolism in type 2 diabetic patients from the Rio de Janeiro Type 2 Diabetes Cohort Study
    Denise S Costa
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Rodolpho Paulo Rocco 255, Cidade Universitária Ilha do Fundão Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brazil, CEP 21941 913
    J Diabetes Complications 30:1032-8. 2016
    ..Our primary aim was to investigate the prevalence of subclinical hypercortisolism in patients from the Rio de Janeiro Type 2 Diabetes (RIO-T2D) Cohort; and secondarily to assess its associated factors...
  32. pmc NAFLD and Increased Aortic Stiffness: Parallel or Common Physiopathological Mechanisms?
    Cristiane A Villela-Nogueira
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School and University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Croton 72, Rio de Janeiro 22750 240, Brazil
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
    ..We sought to review the published data on the associations between NAFLD and aortic stiffness, in order to better understand the interplay between these two conditions and identify possible common physiopathological mechanisms. ..
  33. pmc Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and diabetes: from physiopathological interplay to diagnosis and treatment
    Nathalie C Leite
    Nathalie C Leite, Cristiane A Villela Nogueira, Claudia R L Cardoso, Gil F Salles, Internal Medicine Department, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro 22750 240, Brazil
    World J Gastroenterol 20:8377-92. 2014
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Prognostic importance of baseline and serial glycated hemoglobin levels in high-risk patients with type 2 diabetes: the Rio de Janeiro Type 2 Diabetes Cohort Study
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Croton 72 Jacarepagua, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, CEP 22750 240, Brazil
    Acta Diabetol 52:21-9. 2015
    ..In conclusion, better glycemic control, especially during the first year of follow-up, is determinant of better cardiovascular outcomes in high-risk patients with type 2 diabetes, without any detectable lower threshold level of HbA1c...
  35. doi request reprint Correlates of aortic stiffness progression in patients with resistant hypertension: importance of clinic and ambulatory blood pressure changes
    Christian N Roderjan
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hypertens 33:827-34; discussion 834-5. 2015
    ..Correlates of serial aortic stiffness changes were scarcely evaluated. We aimed to evaluate them in patients with resistant hypertension, with particular attention to the importance of changes in clinic and ambulatory blood pressures (BP)...
  36. doi request reprint Correlates of aortic stiffness progression in patients with type 2 diabetes: importance of glycemic control: the Rio de Janeiro type 2 diabetes cohort study
    Marcel T Ferreira
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Diabetes Care 38:897-904. 2015
    ..We aimed to examine the importance of glycemic control on progression/regression of carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity (cf-PWV) in type 2 diabetes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Rate, pattern and factors related to damage in Brazilian systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    Marcio Soares
    Internal Medicine Department, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Lupus 12:788-94. 2003
    ..The presence of APS was the major independent contributor to the development of severe damage. Arterial hypertension was identified as a common risk factor for renal, cardiac and atherosclerotic damage...
  38. doi request reprint Profile of disabilities and their associated factors in patients with type 2 diabetes evaluated by the Canadian occupational performance measure: the Rio De Janeiro type 2 diabetes cohort study
    Fernanda S Marinho
    a Department of Occupational Therapy, Universidade Federal do Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Disabil Rehabil 38:2095-101. 2016
    ..To investigate the profile of disability in patients with type 2 diabetes and to evaluate its associated variables...
  39. pmc Prognostic Importance of C-Reactive Protein in High Cardiovascular Risk Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: The Rio de Janeiro Type 2 Diabetes Cohort Study
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Am Heart Assoc 5:. 2016
    ..The prognostic value of C-reactive protein (CRP) is controversial in type 2 diabetes mellitus. We aimed to assess it in a cohort of high cardiovascular risk diabetic patients...
  40. doi request reprint Nitroglycerin-mediated, but not flow-mediated vasodilation, is associated with blunted nocturnal blood pressure fall in patients with resistant hypertension
    Priscila C A Fontes-Guerra
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    J Hypertens 33:1666-75. 2015
    ..We aimed to assess the independent correlates of FMD and NMD in resistant hypertensive patients, particularly their associations with ambulatory blood pressures (BP) and nocturnal BP fall patterns...
  41. doi request reprint Increased aortic stiffness predicts future development and progression of peripheral neuropathy in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Rio de Janeiro Type 2 Diabetes Cohort Study
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Croton 72, Jacarepagua, Rio de Janeiro, 22750 240, Brazil
    Diabetologia 58:2161-8. 2015
    ..We aimed to evaluate the predictors of the development and progression of DPN in a cohort of high-risk patients with type 2 diabetes...
  42. doi request reprint Effects of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on clinic and ambulatory blood pressures in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and resistant hypertension: a randomized controlled trial
    Elizabeth S Muxfeldt
    From the Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Hypertension 65:736-42. 2015
    ....
  43. doi request reprint A reduced heart rate variability is independently associated with a blunted nocturnal blood pressure fall in patients with resistant hypertension
    Gil F Salles
    Internal Medicine Department, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hypertens 32:644-51. 2014
    ..The objective was to evaluate the associations between the nocturnal BP fall and heart rate variability (HRV) parameters in resistant hypertension...
  44. doi request reprint Prognostic impact of clinic and ambulatory blood pressure components in high-risk type 2 diabetic patients: the Rio de Janeiro Type 2 Diabetes Cohort Study
    Gil F Salles
    aDepartment of Internal Medicine bDepartment of Preventive Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, School of Medicine cPostgraduate School of Engineering COPPE, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Hypertens 31:2176-86. 2013
    ..The objective was to investigate the prognostic impact of clinic and ambulatory BPs for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in type 2 diabetes...
  45. doi request reprint Factors associated with abnormal T-wave axis and increased QRS-T angle in type 2 diabetes
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Medical School, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Croton, 72, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, CEP 22750 240, Brazil
    Acta Diabetol 50:919-25. 2013
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Prognostic Importance of Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in Resistant Hypertension: Is It All that Matters?
    Claudia R L Cardoso
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine and University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Croton, 72, Jacarepagua, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, CEP 22750 240, Brazil
    Curr Hypertens Rep 18:85. 2016
    ..This article reviews the current knowledge on the prognostic importance of ambulatory blood pressure (BP) monitoring parameters in patients with apparent treatment-resistant hypertension...
  47. doi request reprint Prognostic Effect of the Nocturnal Blood Pressure Fall in Hypertensive Patients: The Ambulatory Blood Pressure Collaboration in Patients With Hypertension (ABC-H) Meta-Analysis
    Gil F Salles
    From the Departamento de Clínica Médica, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil G F S, C R L C Department of Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy G R Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium R H F Dipartimento di Medicina e Scienze dell Invecchiamento, Università Gabriele d Annunzio, Chieti, Italy S D P Department of Medicine, Struttura Complessa di Medicina, Ospedale di Assisi, Assisi, Italy P V Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotsuke, Japan K E, K K, S H Department of Medicine, Faculdade de Medicine da Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal J P Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Terrassa, Spain A d l S Bioengineering and Chronobiology Laboratories, University of Vigo, Vigo, Spain R C H Department of Geriatric and Stroke Medicine, Stroke and Hypertension Unit, Connolly Hospital, Dublin, Public Health Directorate
    Hypertension 67:693-700. 2016
    ..In conclusion, in this largest meta-analysis of hypertensive patients, the nocturnal BP fall provided substantial prognostic information, independent of 24-hour SBP levels. ..
  48. ncbi request reprint Long-term thalidomide use in refractory cutaneous lesions of lupus erythematosus: a 65 series of Brazilian patients
    A Coelho
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital, Medical School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
    Lupus 14:434-9. 2005
    ..Controlled studies with schemes with lower doses or intermittent usage or alternative drugs are wanted to reduce the burden of cutaneous morbidity of lupus erythematosus...