Revista da Associação Médica Brasileira (English Edition) Revista da Associação Médica Brasileira (English Edition)
Current issue
November - December 2013
Vol. 59. Num. 06.
Pages 525-638

The Journal of the Brazilian Medical Association (RAMB) is a bimonthly publication of the Brazilian Medical Association. It has been published continuously since 1954. The journal aims to publish any original contribution that advances in medical knowledge. RAMB is indexed by the major indexes and biomedical science, including SciELO, Scopus, Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), Web of Science, Institute for Scientific Information (ISI), Index Copernicus, LILACS, MEDLINE, and CAPES - QUALIS. The print edition of RAMB contains the articles in the original language (the journal accepts original in Portuguese, English or Spanish). All full-text content in English, is published simultaneously online.

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Vol. 59. Num. 06. November - December 2013 Pages 525-638
This is the first issue available in English language
EditorialPoint of view
End of life and palliative care in intensive care
Antônio Cláudio do A. Baruzzi, Dimas T. Ikeoka
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:528-30
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Image in medicine
A giant aneurysm from the petrous carotid presenting with isolated peripheral facial palsy
Pedro Tadao Hamamoto Filho, Vitor Cesar Machado, Carlos Clayton Macedo-de-Freitas
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:531-3
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Megaesophagus after gastric band placement for the treatment of morbid obesity
Elias Jirjoss Ilias, Paulo Kassab, Carlos Alberto Malheiros, Wilson Freitas Jr, Fabio Thuler
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:534-5
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Guidelines in focus
Chronic nonspecific low back pain: Rehabilitation
Brazilian Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Associação Brasileira de Medicina Fís
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:536-53
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Accreditation
Update on primary dysmenorrhea: treatment
Wanderley M. Bernardo, Maurício Paulo Angelo Mieli, Pérsio Yvon Adri Cezarino, Paulo Francisco Ramos Margarido, Ricardo Simões
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:554
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International Panorama
Metabolic surgery and cancer
Elias Jirjoss Ilias
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:555-6
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Original Articles
Arteriographic findings in diabetic and nondiabetic patients with critical limb ischemia
Vanessa Prado dos Santos, Carlos Alberto Silveira Alves, Cícero Fidelis, José Siqueira de Araújo Filho
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:557-62
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Impact of early enteral nutrition therapy on morbimortality reduction in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit: A systematic review
Fernanda Marchetto da Silva, Ana Carolina Gouvea Bermudes, Ivie Reis Maneschy, Graziela de Araújo Costa Zanatta, Rubens Feferbaum, Werther Brunow de Carvalho, Uenis Tannuri, Artur Figueiredo Delgado
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:563-70
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References of Brazilian Medical Journals in national publications
Renan Kleber Costa Teixeira, Nara Macedo Botelho, Andy Petroianu
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:571-5
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Content validation of the 'Mosaic of Opinions on Abortion' (Mosai)
Denis Barbosa Cacique, Renato Passini Junior, Maria José Martins Duarte Osis
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:576-82
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Proposal for a unified selection to medical residency programs
Sônia Ferreira Lopes Toffoli, Olavo Franco Ferreira Filho, Dalton Francisco de Andrade
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:583-8
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Association between primary headaches and depression in young adults in southern Brazil
Asdrubal Falavigna, Alisson Roberto Teles, Gustavo Lisboa Braga, Lucas Piccoli Conzatti, Leonardo Gilmone Ruschel, Pedro Guarise da Silva
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:589-93
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Prevalence of obesity in asthma and its relations with asthma severity and control
Gabriele Carra Forte, Denis Maltz Grutcki, Samuel Millán Menegotto, Rosemary Petrik Pereira, Paulo de Tarso Roth Dalcin
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:594-9
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Supplemental care from a bioethical perspective
Regina Ribeiro Parizi Carvalho, Paulo Antônio de Carvalho Fortes, Volnei Garrafa
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:600-6
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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in women exposed to wood stove smoke
Maria Auxiliadora Carmo Moreira, Maria Alves Barbosa, José R. Jardim, Maria Conceição C.A.M. Queiroz, Lorine Uchôa Inácio
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:607-13
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Review Articles
Assessment of adherence in elderly patients in primary care
Antônio Augusto Schmitt Júnior, Stéphanie Lindner, Ernani Tiaraju de Santa Helena
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:614-21
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Homocysteine: cardiovascular risk factor in children and adolescents?
Adriana Amorim De Farias Leal, Ástrid Camêlo Palmeira, Gabriella Menezes Almeida De Castro, Mônica Oliveira Da Silva Simões, Alessandra Teixeira Ramos, Carla Campos Muniz Medeiros
Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2013;59:622-8
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