All publications of “Gisele Sampaio Silva”

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The cerebrospinal fluid in multiple sclerosis: far beyond the bands

Renan Barros Domingues, Gustavo Bruniera Peres Fernandes, Fernando Brunale Vilela de Moura Leite, Charles Peter Tilbery, Rodrigo Barbosa Thomaz, Gisele Sampaio Silva, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082017RW3706

ABSTRACT The cerebrospinal fluid analysis has been employed for supporting multiple sclerosis diagnosis and ruling out the differential diagnoses. The most classical findings reflect the inflammatory nature of the disease, including mild pleocytosis, mild protein increase, intrathecal synthesis of immunoglobulin G, and, most typically, the presence of oligoclonal bands. In recent years, new biomarkers have emerged in the context of multiple sclerosis. The search for new biomarkers reflect the need of a better evaluation of disease activity, disease progression, and […]

Advances in stroke evaluation and treatment

Flavio Augusto de Carvalho, Gisele Sampaio Silva

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000200025

One of neurology’s most challenging and evolving fields, vascular neurology has been constantly calling for attention. From small breakthroughs to large randomized trials, the quest for new answers in stroke treatment has brought us many advances and keeps bringing problems and solutions as new trials are coming.