All publications of “Luiz Vicente Ribeiro Ferreira da Silva Filho”

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Comparative analysis of the effects of two chest physical therapy interventions in patients with bronchiolitis during hospitalization period

Renata Remondini, Adriana Zamprônio dos Santos, Giselle de Castro, Cristiane do Prado, Luiz Vicente Ribeiro Ferreira da Silva Filho

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014AO3230

ObjectiveTo evaluate and compare the effects of two chest physiotherapy interventions in patients hospitalized due to acute bronchiolitis.MethodsProspective randomized study with a sample of 83 calls for 29 patients aged between 3 months and 1 year hospitalized for acute bronchiolitis. Patients were distributed randomly into two groups: Group 1, submitted to postural drainage, tapping and tracheal aspiration; and Group 2, submitted to postural drainage, expiratory acceleration flow and tracheal aspiration. Assessments were made before and 10 and 60 minutes after […]

Metered-dose inhaler for asthma patients: knowledge and effects of a theoretical and practical guidance for pediatricians

Fábio Pereira Muchão, Luiz Vicente Ribeiro Ferreira da Silva Filho, Antonio Carlos Pastorino, Joaquim Carlos Rodrigues

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082011ao2115

ABSTRACTObjective:To evaluate the effect of a theoretical and practical guidance on knowledge of pediatricians regarding the use of metered dose inhalers with spacers. To identify major deficiencies, correct them and train these physicians on the correct use of the devices.Methods:Pediatricians who participated in a theoretical-practical program focusing on the use of inhaler devices answered a questionnaire with five questions about the use of these devices before and after the program. A comparison of the scores obtained in the pre- and […]