The condition requires the strict restriction of protein consumption in its natural state. Noncompliance seriously affects the cognitive and motor health of patients A research team led by Júlio César Rocha, a researcher at CINTESIS - Center for Health Technology and Services Research, has just started a study that aims to assess the nutritional status of [...]
Do not smoke, adopt a balanced diet, eradicate helicobacter pylori and undertake an upper endoscopy together with the already recommended colonoscopy. This is the way to reduce gastric cancer in Portugal, says the CINTESIS researcher Mário Dinis-Ribeiro, winner of the Bial Award in Clinical Medicine 2018. "The lifetime risk of having gastric cancer is between 1 [...]
Mário Dinis-Ribeiro, principal investigator of one of CINTESIS research lines and professor of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, is the winner of the BIAL Award in Clinical Medicine 2018, announced today by the Portuguese pharmaceutical company. The award worthing 100 thousand euros distinguishes a study that proposes ways to reduce mortality due [...]
Pedro Pereira Rodrigues and Daniela Santos Ferreira are CINTESIS researchers and authors of a new tool that allows an easier screening of obstructive Sleep Apneia. This new solution may save thousands of euros in unnecessary medical examinations. See how the tool works in the following RTP piece.