All publications of “Beatriz Tavares Costa-Carvalho”

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Comment to: II Brazilian Consensus on the use of human immunoglobulin in patients with primary immunodeficiencies. einstein (São Paulo). 2017;15(1):1-16

Ekaterini Simões Goudouris, Almerinda Maria do Rego Silva, Aluce Loureiro Ouricuri, Anete Sevciovic Grumach, Antonio Condino-Neto, Beatriz Tavares Costa-Carvalho, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082017CE4250

Dear editor, We would like to update the readership of (São Paulo) on the information given in page 6, regarding hyaluronidase facilitated subcutaneous immunoglobulin, in the article entitled II Brazilian Consensus on the use of human immunoglobulin in patients with primary immunodeficiencies published in this journal in volume 15 issue 1, 2017.( ) […]

II Brazilian Consensus on the use of human immunoglobulin in patients with primary immunodeficiencies

Ekaterini Simões Goudouris, Almerinda Maria do Rego Silva, Aluce Loureiro Ouricuri, Anete Sevciovic Grumach, Antonio Condino Neto, Beatriz Tavares Costa-Carvalho, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082017AE3844

ABSTRACT In the last few years, new primary immunodeficiencies and genetic defects have been described. Recently, immunoglobulin products with improved compositions and for subcutaneous use have become available in Brazil. In order to guide physicians on the use of human immunoglobulin to treat primary immunodeficiencies, based on a narrative literature review and their professional experience, the members of the Primary Immunodeficiency Group of the Brazilian Society of Allergy and Immunology prepared an updated document of the 1st Brazilian Consensus, published […]

Medical awareness concerning primary immunodeficiency diseases in the city of São Paulo, Brazil

Ellen de Oliveira Dantas, Carolina Sanchez Aranda, Fernanda Aimée Nobre, Kristine Fahl, Juliana Themudo Lessa Mazzucchelli, Erika Felix, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082013000400013

Objective:To evaluate medical knowledge of primary immunodeficiency in the city of São Paulo (SP).METHODS:A 14-item questionnaire about primary immunodeficiency was applied to physicians who worked at general hospitals. One of the questions presented 25 clinical situations that could be associated or not with primary immunodeficiency, and the percentage of appropriate answers generated a knowledge indicator.RESULTS:Seven hundred and forty-six participated in the study, among them 215 pediatricians (28.8%), 244 surgeons (32.7%), and 287 clinicians (38.5%). About 70% of the physicians responded […]

Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children with primary immunodeficiencies: Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein experience

Juliana Folloni Fernandes, Fabio Rodrigues Kerbauy, Andreza Alice Feitosa Ribeiro, Jose Mauro Kutner, Luis Fernando Aranha Camargo, Adalberto Stape, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082011AO2007

ABSTRACT Objective: To report the experience of a tertiary care hospital with allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children with primary immunodeficiencies. Methods: Seven pediatric patients with primary immunodeficiencies (severe combined immunodeficiency: n = 2; combined immunodeficiency: n = 1; chronic granulomatous disease: n = 1; hyper-IgM syndrome: n = 2; and IPEX syndrome: n = 1) who underwent eight hematopoietic stem cell transplants in a single center, from 2007 to 2010, were studied. Results: Two patients received transplants from […]