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Stepwise strategy to improve cervical cancer screening adherence (SCAN-Cervical Cancer) - Automated text messages, phone calls and reminders: Population based randomized controlled trial.

Prev Med 2018 Sep 9;114:123-133. Epub 2018 Jun 9.

EPIUnit - Instituto de Saúde Pública, Universidade do Porto, Rua das Taipas, n. °135, 4050-600 Porto, Portugal; Departamento de Ciências da Saúde Pública e Forenses e Educação Médica, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Alameda Prof. Hernâni Monteiro, 4200-319 Porto, Portugal. Electronic address:

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September 2018

Assessment of Respiratory Muscle Weakness in Subjects With Neuromuscular Disease.

Respir Care 2018 Jul 31. Epub 2018 Jul 31.

Department of Pulmonology, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia e Espinho, Entidade Pública Empresarial (EPE), Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.

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July 2018

The role of anatomy computer-assisted learning on spatial abilities of medical students.

Anat Sci Educ 2018 May 15. Epub 2018 May 15.

Department of Public Health, Forensic Sciences and Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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May 2018

Is healthy children surveillance being duplicated by family physicians and paediatricians? A cross-sectional study in Portugal.

BMJ Open 2018 03 1;8(3):e015902. Epub 2018 Mar 1.

Western Oporto Public Health Unit, Northern Regional Health Administration, Porto, Portugal.

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March 2018

Looking for the Perfect Mentor.

Acta Med Port 2015 Jul-Aug;28(4):486-93. Epub 2015 Aug 31.

Departamento de Saúde Pública. Unidade de Saúde Pública Porto Ocidental. Porto. Portugal.

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February 2018

Can we rely on inflammatory biomarkers for the diagnosis and monitoring Crohn's disease activity?

Rev Esp Enferm Dig 2017 Dec;109(12):828-833

Gastrenterologia, Hospital da Senhora da Oliveira -Guimarães, Portugal.

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December 2017

Acute pediatric neck infections: Outcomes in a seven-year series.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2017 Aug 29;99:128-134. Epub 2017 May 29.

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital de São João EPE, Porto, Portugal.

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August 2017

Pelvic floor muscle training protocol for stress urinary incontinence in women: A systematic review.

Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992) 2017 Jul;63(7):642-650

Lecturer, Department of Physiotherapy, Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Saúde do Porto, Instituto Politécnico do Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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July 2017

[Health Governance and Proximity Management: The Need for Autonomy in Management in Primary Health Care Systems].

Acta Med Port 2017 06 30;30(6):431-433. Epub 2017 Jun 30.

Unidade de Saúde Familiar Serpa Pinto. Agrupamentos de Centros de Saúde Porto Ocidental. Porto. Portugal.

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June 2017

Prognostic factors for recovery in Portuguese patients with Bell's palsy.

Neurol Res 2016 Oct 18;38(10):851-6. Epub 2016 Jul 18.

a Faculty of Sport, Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure , University of Porto , Porto , Portugal.

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October 2016

Lewis Score--Prognostic Value in Patients with Isolated Small Bowel Crohn's Disease.

J Crohns Colitis 2015 Dec 15;9(12):1146-51. Epub 2015 Sep 15.

Gastroenterology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave, Guimarães, Portugal Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal. ICVS/3B's, PT Government Associate Laboratory, 4710-057 Braga/Guimarães, Portugal.

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December 2015

The plantar reflex: A study of observer agreement, sensitivity, and observer bias.

Neurol Clin Pract 2015 Aug;5(4):309-316

Department of Neurology (RA, PC, ML-M, JC, MS, CN) and Department of Internal Medicine (AN), Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra (CHUC), Coimbra, Portugal; and Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave (CHAA) (JF-M), Creixomil, Portugal.

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August 2015

Disability in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Translation to Portuguese and Validation of the "Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Disability Score".

GE Port J Gastroenterol 2015 Jan-Feb;22(1):4-14. Epub 2015 Jan 7.

Gastroenterology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave, E.P.E., Guimarães, Portugal.

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January 2015