Research Article

Cardiac Remodeling Profile in High-Level Women Soccer Players: A Preliminary Study

The cardiac remodeling is variable according to the type of sport, which makes difficult the appreciation of what amounts to cardiac adaptation compar... Read more


Review Article

Revised and Updated Systematic Inventory of Non-Marine Molluscs Occurring in the State of Santa Catarina/SC, Central Southern Brazil Region

Based on the last list of non-marine molluscs from Santa Catarina state, published in 2014, the current inventory of continental molluscs (terrestrial... Read more


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Environmental Art and Environmental Beliefs: The Case of Plastic Bag Pollution in Oceans

This paper reports the results of two experiments exploring the impact of exposure to environmental art on environmental beliefs, using images of plas... Read more


Research Article

Different Conceptualizations of Optimism/Pessimism and Their Relationship with Physical and Mental Health and Health-Related Behaviors

There are practically no studies on the relationship between defensive pessimism and health. The objectives are (i) To examine the relationship betwee... Read more


Review Article

Photo-Prevention and Surgical Interventions in Xeroderma Pigmentosum

Xeroderma pigmentosum (XP) is a genodermatosis that results in increased sensitivity to UV-radiation, resulting in early onset of photodamage and skin... Read more


Review Article

Fluoride: Double-Edged Sword Implicated in Caries Prevention and in Fluorosis

How fluoride acts to prevent caries as well as cause demineralization is not well understood. Tunnels located inside apatite crystals are acting as io... Read more


Systematic Review

Ultrasound Guided Standalone Percutaneous Needle Tenotomy for Chronic Lateral Epicondylitis: A Systematic Review

Lateral epicondylitis is the most frequent cause of pain in the elbow. It is 7-10 times more frequent than medial epicondylitis, and one of the most c... Read more


Research Article

Management of Interpersonal Conflict between Principals and Teachers in Selected Secondary Schools in Bermuda

This quantitative study was designed to identify and manage factors contributing to interpersonal conflicts between principals and teachers in Seconda... Read more


Research Article

Cognitive Behavioral Tests May Predict Eye Affection in High-Fat Diet Induced Pre-Obese Mice: Implications for Diabetic Retinopathy

Indicators of progression to diabetic retinopathy (DR) are needed in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) obese patients. We assessed the predictive power ... Read more


Research Article

Perception of Nursing Staff towards Disclosure of Adverse Events

The patients and their relatives today are well educated and have better awareness of their medical conditions and rights. This narrowed information a... Read more