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Full Professor, Chair and Head of the Plastic Surgery Division at the Federal University of Sao Paulo (UNIFESP) 1996-present, Adjunct Representative (Med III) on the Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel (CAPES) 2005-present, Researcher of the Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) productivity level 1B - 2006-2010, Head of the General Surgery Department UNIFESP 2008-2011, Coordinator of the Post Graduate Program (Ms and PhD) in Plastic Surgery (unique in South America) 1995-2009. Doctorate Plastic Surgery at UNIFESP 1985. Postdoctorate Plastic Surgery at the University of California San Francisco, USA 1992. Advisor and Consultant to the CAPES, CNPq, Research Support Foundation of the State of Sao Paulo (FAPESP), FAPERJ (Rio de Janeiro) and Acta Cirurgica Brasileira. Visiting Professor at the Shriners Burns Institute, Harvard Medical School 1998. Member of the Review Board of the following journals: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, Clinics, Acta Cirurgica Brasileira, Revista Brasileira de Queimaduras, Revista Brasileira de Cirurgia Plástica, Estoma e Programa de Incentivo a Pesquisa e ao Desenvolvimento Tecnológico (PIPDT - IPEC). President of the Brazilian Society for the Development for Research in Surgery - Sao Paulo (SOBRADPEC) 2005-2010. Member of the Evaluation Council of the Secretary for Higher Education of the Brazilian Ministry of Education (SES/MEC). Member for Comission of Full Professors, Affiliate Professors and Management Commission of the UNIFESP 2003-2009. Member of Permanent Faculty Members at the UNIFESP, Associate Professors 2005-present. Number of Published Papers: 389; Books: 6; Book Chapters: 176; International Awards: 7; Honors: 10; Academic Advising: 47; Master Theses: 56; PhD Theses: 37; Research Support: CNPq 1992 - 1995 and 2006-2010; Plastic Surgery House 1995; FAPESP 1998/09085-7 Laboratory of Skin Culture and Technical Reserve; Research Support Fund for the Faculty and Student (FADA) Skin Bank and Fibroblast culture 2001-2005; Burn Care Unit UNIFESP 2009. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
Patients undergoing bariatric surgery to treat morbid obesity develop a series of deformities of body contouring after major weight loss, especially in the abdomen region. Such excess skin and adiposity can be treated by post-bariatric abdominoplasty.However, post-bariatric patients, especially adult women, have a tendency to iron deficiency and anemia. Iron deficiency is primarily caus...
Introduction: Local anesthetics (LA) has widespread use in recent times due to its effectiveness and safety. The neurogenic inflammation constitutes the release of proinflammatory cutaneous neuropeptides in consequence of a nociceptive stimulus running along the axon. These substances, liberated by the nerve endings of the dermis by a cascading local effect, help to quickly start the in...
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With the growth of the medical literature and the large volume of published articles, keep up to date and filter which articles should guide clinical management, especially in areas where there are conflicting results, it becomes a real challenge to the medical community. The objective of this study is to conduct a systematic review of Body Dysmorphic Disorder and Plastic Surgery, speci...
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