Linjie Zhang

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nebulized hypertonic saline solution for acute bronchiolitis in infants
    Linjie Zhang
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde Paranaguá 102, Centro, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil, 96201 900
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2008
  2. doi request reprint Intranasal corticosteroids for nasal airway obstruction in children with moderate to severe adenoidal hypertrophy
    Linjie Zhang
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde Paranaguá 102, Centro, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil, 96201 900
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2008
  3. doi request reprint Cochrane in context: Inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma: effects on growth and dose-response effects on growth
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Evid Based Child Health 9:1047-51. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma: effects on growth
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Evid Based Child Health 9:829-930. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Nebulised hypertonic saline solution for acute bronchiolitis in infants
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2013
  6. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids increase the risk of oropharyngeal colonization by Streptococcus pneumoniae in children with asthma
    Linjie Zhang
    Maternal and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande University of Anhanguera, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Respirology 18:272-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Acellular vaccines for preventing whooping cough in children
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde Paranaguá 102, Centro, RioGrande, RS, Brazil
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of symptoms and signs in predicting hypoxaemia among young children with acute respiratory infection: a meta-analysis
    L Zhang
    Maternal and Child Health Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:317-25. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint [Maternal smoking during pregnancy and anthropometric measurements of newborns: a population-based study in southern of Brazil]
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 27:1768-76. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Dose response of inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma: a systematic review
    Linjie Zhang
    Maternal and Child Health Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde de Paranagua 102, Centro, Rio Grande RS, Brazil
    Pediatrics 127:129-38. 2011

Collaborators

  • Silvio O M Prietsch
  • Claire Wainwright
  • Inge Axelsson
  • Juraci A Cesar
  • Francine M Ducharme
  • Neil K Chadha
  • Raúl A Mendoza-Sassi
  • Nadia Spada Fiori
  • Larissa Vauchinski
  • J Lau
  • T F O'Donnell
  • Mei Chung
  • Priscila Silva Cadore
  • Denise Halpern Silveira
  • Ana Paula Mendes
  • Felipe E Rodrigues
  • Alessandra Catharino
  • José C H Santos
  • José Carlos Santos
  • Adriano Baraciol Gasparin
  • Nildo E M D'Avila
  • Camila Ribeiro Koch
  • Kamila Fernanda Staszko
  • Paula Costa Dos Santos
  • Carlos James Scaini
  • Flávia Saraçol Vignol
  • Carolina Lorenzi
  • Gabriela Torres Mattos
  • Liliam de Lima Lemos
  • Paula de Lima Telmo
  • Maria Elisabeth Aires Berne
  • Amilcare Angelo Vecchi
  • Lulie Rosane Odeh Susin
  • Lina R D M Maito
  • Monallisa C Mariani
  • Marina F Ferreira
  • Amanda G Fabris
  • Karla P Gonzáles
  • C M Celso Filho
  • Vinícius B Rodrigues
  • Thais M Cerqueira
  • Camila S Guasselli
  • Gabriela P Prates
  • Oseia Simões Franco
  • Mariana M Rodrigues
  • Mariana Cainelli
  • Paula K Menegatti
  • Letícia M Leães
  • Rafael B Tatto
  • Marina H Lima
  • Rashmi Chadha
  • Heruza E Zogbi
  • Samira G Ferrari
  • Natália Larentis
  • Luciana Menta
  • Jussara Silveira
  • Ana Maria Barral Martinez
  • Fabiana Vargas Ferreira
  • Cristiane Cademartori Danesi
  • Juliana D' Agostin
  • Alan C D'Avila
  • Fernanda Melo Müller
  • Manoela S Boffo
  • Ana P C Conceição
  • Bruno Sudbrack Zimmermann
  • Roger G Miller
  • Otávio Haygert Schnor
  • Vivian Machado
  • Juliana Camurça Ribeiro
  • Karina Cirino Silva
  • Elisa Iribarren Nunes
  • Vivian da Cas Engelke
  • Carla Lincho

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Nebulized hypertonic saline solution for acute bronchiolitis in infants
    Linjie Zhang
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde Paranaguá 102, Centro, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil, 96201 900
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2008
    ..Airway edema and mucus plugging are the predominant pathological features in infants with acute viral bronchiolitis. Nebulized hypertonic saline solution may reduce these pathological changes and decrease airway obstruction...
  2. doi request reprint Intranasal corticosteroids for nasal airway obstruction in children with moderate to severe adenoidal hypertrophy
    Linjie Zhang
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde Paranaguá 102, Centro, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil, 96201 900
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2008
    ..In less severe cases, non-surgical interventions may be considered, however few medical alternatives are currently available. Intranasal steroids may be used to reduce nasal airway obstruction...
  3. doi request reprint Cochrane in context: Inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma: effects on growth and dose-response effects on growth
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Evid Based Child Health 9:1047-51. 2014
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma: effects on growth
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Evid Based Child Health 9:829-930. 2014
    ..Although ICS treatment is generally considered safe in children, the potential systemic adverse effects related to regular use of these drugs have been and continue to be a matter of concern, especially the effects on linear growth...
  5. doi request reprint Nebulised hypertonic saline solution for acute bronchiolitis in infants
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2013
    ..Airway oedema and mucus plugging are the predominant pathological features in infants with acute viral bronchiolitis. Nebulised hypertonic saline solution may reduce these pathological changes and decrease airway obstruction...
  6. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids increase the risk of oropharyngeal colonization by Streptococcus pneumoniae in children with asthma
    Linjie Zhang
    Maternal and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande University of Anhanguera, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Respirology 18:272-7. 2013
    ..This cross-sectional study aimed to investigate the association between ICS and oropharyngeal colonization by Streptococcus pneumoniae (S. pneumoniae) among children (up to 18 years old) with asthma...
  7. doi request reprint Acellular vaccines for preventing whooping cough in children
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde Paranaguá 102, Centro, RioGrande, RS, Brazil
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2012
    ..Acellular pertussis (aP) vaccines, containing purified or recombinant Bordetella pertussis (B. pertussis) antigens, were developed in the hope that they would be as effective, but less reactogenic than the whole-cell vaccines...
  8. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of symptoms and signs in predicting hypoxaemia among young children with acute respiratory infection: a meta-analysis
    L Zhang
    Maternal and Child Health Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:317-25. 2011
    ..To assess the accuracy of clinical symptoms and signs in predicting hypoxaemia among young children with acute respiratory infection (ARI)...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Maternal smoking during pregnancy and anthropometric measurements of newborns: a population-based study in southern of Brazil]
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 27:1768-76. 2011
    ..42-0.95). In conclusion, prevalence of maternal smoking during pregnancy was high in this municipality. Maternal smoking during pregnancy was inversely associated with birth weight, length, and head circumference...
  10. doi request reprint Dose response of inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma: a systematic review
    Linjie Zhang
    Maternal and Child Health Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde de Paranagua 102, Centro, Rio Grande RS, Brazil
    Pediatrics 127:129-38. 2011
    ..To assess the dose-response relationship (benefits and harms) of inhaled corticosteroids (ICSs) in children with persistent asthma...
  11. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic use in community-based pediatric outpatients in southern region of Brazil
    Linjie Zhang
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande RS, Brazil
    J Trop Pediatr 51:304-9. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Empiric antibiotic therapy in children with community-acquired pneumonia
    Linjie Zhang
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio GrandeRS, Brazil
    Indian Pediatr 45:554-8. 2008
    ..To assess the possible change of clinical response to empiric antibiotic therapy among children survivors hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia at a teaching hospital during 1991-2001...
  13. ncbi request reprint [The safety of nebulization with 3 to 5 ml of adrenaline (1:1000) in children: an evidence based review]
    Linjie Zhang
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 81:193-7. 2005
    ..To present the evidence regarding the safety of nebulization with 3-5 ml of adrenaline (1:1000) for the treatment of children with acute inflammatory airway obstruction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of parental and child's report of changes in symptoms of childhood asthma
    Linjie Zhang
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande RS, Brazil
    Indian Pediatr 42:1220-5. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, for the age group 6 to 10 year, parental reports are more reliable than child reports, while both are comparable in the age group 11-18 years...
  15. ncbi request reprint Doses of systemic corticosteroids in hospitalised children with acute asthma: A systematic review
    Linjie Zhang
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:179-83. 2006
    ..To present the doses of systemic corticosteroids reported by clinical trials in hospitalised children with acute asthma and to assess the possible relationship between doses of corticosteroids and clinical responses...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Asthma related knowledge among parents of asthmatic children at the moment of admission to a specialized service]
    Linjie Zhang
    Departamento Materno Infantil, Fundacao Universidade do Rio Grande, Rio Grande, RS
    Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992) 51:342-7. 2005
    ..To assess asthma related knowledge among parents of asthmatic children at the moment of admission to a specialized service...
  17. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of parental and child's reports of changes in symptoms of childhood asthma
    Linjie Zhang
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande RS, Brazil
    Indian Pediatr 43:48-54. 2006
    ..Among patients aged 11 yr or older, child's reports are so valid as their parents reports for clinical judgment of asthma control...
  18. doi request reprint Pneumonia in the first 2 years of life, and asthma in preschool-age children
    José C H Santos
    Faculty of Medicine, Postgraduate Program on Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Pediatr Int 53:576-80. 2011
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Pneumonia during the first two years of life does not increase risk of respiratory infections in preschool children
    José Carlos Santos
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande RS, Brazil
    J Infect 61:44-8. 2010
    ..To investigate the relationship between severe pneumonia during the first two years of life and subsequent respiratory infections in preschool children...
  20. doi request reprint Factors associated with asthma severity in children: a case-control study
    Ana Paula Mendes
    Physical Therapy Course, University of Anhanguera, Rio Grande, Brazil
    J Asthma 48:235-40. 2011
    ..To investigate factors associated with the severity of childhood asthma...
  21. doi request reprint Nebulized Hypertonic Saline for Acute Bronchiolitis: A Systematic Review
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    Pediatrics 136:687-701. 2015
    ..The mainstay of treatment for acute bronchiolitis remains supportive care. The objective of this study was to assess the efficacy and safety of nebulized hypertonic saline (HS) in infants with acute bronchiolitis...
  22. doi request reprint Acellular vaccines for preventing whooping cough in children
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde Paranaguá 102, Centro, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil, 96201 900
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD001478. 2014
    ..This is an update of a Cochrane review first published in 1999, and previously updated in 2012. In this update, we included no new studies...
  23. doi request reprint High prevalence of nasopharyngeal colonization by Staphylococcus aureus among children with HIV-1 infection in extreme southern Brazil
    Nildo E M D'Avila
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil
    J Trop Pediatr 54:410-2. 2008
    ..To compare nasopharyngeal colonization between children with HIV-1 infection and those without HIV-1 infection, with special emphasis on nasopharyngeal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of oral lesions in persons with HIV and associated factors in a southern Brazilian city]
    Adriano Baraciol Gasparin
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 25:1307-15. 2009
    ..The data confirm the increased prevalence of opportunistic oral lesions and show their relationship to socioeconomic conditions and modifiable habits and customs...
  25. ncbi request reprint Acellular vaccines for preventing whooping cough in children
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde Paranaguá 102, Centro, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil, 96201 900
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD001478. 2011
    ..Acellular pertussis vaccines (containing purified or recombinant Bordetella pertussis antigens) were developed in the hope that they would be as effective but less reactogenic than the whole-cell vaccines...
  26. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma: effects on growth
    Linjie Zhang
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rua Visconde Paranaguá 102, Centro, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil, 96201 900
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD009471. 2014
    ..Although ICS treatment is generally considered safe in children, the potential systemic adverse effects related to regular use of these drugs have been and continue to be a matter of concern, especially the effects on linear growth...
  27. doi request reprint Toxocariasis and childhood asthma: A case-control study
    Priscila Silva Cadore
    a Postgraduate Program in Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brazil
    J Asthma 53:601-6. 2016
    ..The objective of this study is to investigate the association between anti-Toxocara IgG seropositivity and asthma in children...
  28. doi request reprint 2010 A(H1N1) vaccination in pregnant women in Brazil: identifying coverage and associated factors
    Raúl Andrés Mendoza-Sassi
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 31:1247-56. 2015
    ..The vaccination campaign was extensive and exhibited no inequality. Prenatal care was the factor that most affected vaccination coverage, reflecting its importance for vaccination campaign success. ..
  29. ncbi request reprint Association between dietary habits and asthma severity in children
    Denise Halpern Silveira
    School of Nutrition, Federal University of Pelotas Postgraduate Program in Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande and Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas Brazil Correspondence to Dr Denise Halpern Silveira, Rua Raimundo Correia, 155, 96055 700 Três Vendas, Pelotas, RS Brazil
    Indian Pediatr 52:25-30. 2015
    ..To investigate association between dietary habits and asthma severity in children...
  30. doi request reprint Pneumonia mortality in Brazilian children aged 4 years and younger
    Felipe E Rodrigues
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 87:111-4. 2011
    ..To evaluate the trend of pneumonia mortality in Brazilian children aged 4 years and younger from 1991 to 2007...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Antimicrobial resistance of uropathogens among outpatients, 2000-2004]
    Camila Ribeiro Koch
    Fundacao Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 41:277-81. 2008
    ..3% per year (p = 0.07). This study demonstrated that the antibiotics that are widely recommended for empirical treatment of urinary tract infection in adults presented high rates of bacterial resistance among the population studied...
  32. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary auscultation terminology employed in Brazilian medical journals between January of 1980 and December of 2003
    Kamila Fernanda Staszko
    Federal University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 32:400-4. 2006
    ..To evaluate the appropriateness of the use of auscultation terminology in Brazilian respiratory disease-related medical journals published between January of 1980 and December of 2003...