All publications of “Carolina Gomes Matarazzo”

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Plagiocephaly and brachycephaly treatment with cranial orthosis: a case report

Gerd Schreen, Carolina Gomes Matarazzo

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082013000100021

The number of cranial deformities has increased considerably since international efforts of pediatricians to recommend parents putting their babies to sleep in the supine position as a strategy to reduce sudden death syndrome of the newborn. On the one hand, this program has demonstrated very efficient results at reducing deaths and, on the other hand, such recommendation has increased the incidence of cranial asymmetries. In addition, infants are kept too long in one position, much of this due to abusive […]

Self-reported outcomes of patients undergoing total hip replacement surgery assessed by the WOMAC questionnaire

Michele Ferreira de Souza Di Nubila, Carolina Gomes Matarazzo, Andrea Diniz Lopes-Albers, Fátima Cristina Martorano Gobbi

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082011ao1982

ABSTRACTObjective:To assess pain, stiffness and physical function outcomes among patients undergoing total hip replacement using the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index.Methods:From January 2009 to July 2010, 64 male and female patients were assessed using the WOMAC questionnaire at baseline, hospital discharge, 3-month follow-up, and 6-month follow-up; one group of patients with primary hip osteoarthritis (n = 42) and another group with hip fracture (n = 22).Results:Changes in the total scores of the osteoarthritis group were statistically significant comparing […]