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    From magneto-dielectric biocomposite films to microstrip antenna devices (2021) 

    de Menezes, Fernando Lima; Andrade Neto, Davino Machado; Linhares Rodrigues, Maria Do Livramento; Silva Lima, Helder Levi; Paiva, D. V.M.; Santos da Silva, Marcelo Antônio; Uchoa Dutra Fechine, Lillian Maria; Bezerra Sombra, Antônio Sérgio; Melo Freire, Rafael; Casagrande Denardin, Juliano; ... (MDPI AG, 2020)
    Magneto-dielectric composites are interesting advanced materials principally due to their potential applications in electronic fields, such as in microstrip antennas substrates. In this work, we developed superparamagnetic ...
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    Mindfulness in family caregivers of persons with dementia: Systematic review and meta-analysis (2021) 

    Molero Jurado, María Del Mar; Pérez-Fuentes, María Del Carmen; Barragán Martín, Ana Belén; Soriano Sánchez, José Gabriel; Oropesa Ruiz, Nieves Fátima; Sisto, Maria; Gázquez Linares, José Jesús (MDPI AG, 2020)
    Social and healthcare problems associated with dementia not only affect those who suffer from this disease, but their caregivers as well. The purpose of this study was to analyze the efficacy of mindfulness intervention ...
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    Association between fitness, anthropometric indices and laboratory parameters in elderly women (2021) 

    Concha-Cisternas, Yeny Fabiola; Vargas-Vitoria, Rodrigo; Guzmán-Muñoz, Eduardo E.; Valdés Badilla, Pablo Antonio; Troncoso-Pantoja, Claudia; Celis-Morales, Carlos A. (NLM (Medline), 2020-12-01)
    BACKGROUND: Aging causes an involution of anthropometric and health indices that can affect physical fitness. AIM: To determine the influence of anthropometric and health indices on the physical fitness of elderly women. ...
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    Factors associated with low quality of life in Chilean adults during the COVID-19 quarantine (2021) 

    Guzmán-Muñoz, Eduardo E.; Concha-Cisternas, Yeny Fabiola; Oñate-Barahona, Ariel; Lira-Cea, Carlos; Cigarroa-Cuevas, Igor; Méndez-Rebolledo, Guillermo Andrés; Castillo-Retamal, Marcelo E.; Valdés Badilla, Pablo Antonio; Zapata-Lamana, Rafael E. (NLM (Medline), 2020-12-01)
    BACKGROUND: The quarantine and social distancing implemented during COVID 19 pandemic may hamper the quality of life of the population. AIM: To determine the factors associated with a low quality of life during COVID 19 ...
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    Social frailty among older people (2021) 

    Zúñiga Hernández, Carol (NLM (Medline), 2020-12-01)
    Social frailty is a seldom explored concept in older people. There is dissent if it should be considered a multidimensional syndrome or it should be limited to the physical sphere. We conducted a review aiming to develop ...
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    Hydroxyapatite-based magnetic bionanocomposite as pharmaceuticals carriers in chitosan scaffolds (2021) 

    Chaves, Anderson Valério; Melo Freire, Rafael; Feitosa, V. P.; Silva Ricardo, Nagila Maria Pontes; Casagrande Denardin, Juliano; Andrade Neto, Davino Machado; Almeida Fechine, Pierre Basílio (MDPI AG, 2021)
    Hydroxyapatite (HA) is a bioceramic very similar to the mineral component of bones and teeth. It is well established that osteoblasts grow better onto HA-coated metals than on metals alone. Herein, the preparation of a new ...

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