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2018
Pais-Ribeiro j, Martins da Silva A, Vilhena E, Moreira I, Santos E, Mendonça D

The hospital anxiety and depression scale, in patients with multiple sclerosis.

Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat, 2018; 14: 3193–3197. Published online 2018 Nov 22. doi: [10.2147/NDT.S184260]
2018
Bettencourt A, Boleixa D, Reis J, Oliveira JC, Mendonça D, Costa PP, Silva BMD, Marinho A, Silva AMD

Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in a healthy population from the North of Portugal.

J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol, 2018 Jan;175:97-101. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2016.11.005. Epub 2016 Nov 5.
2018
Brandão S, Mendonça D, Dias CC, Pinto TM, Dennis CL, Figueiredo B

The breastfeeding self-efficacy scale-short form: Psychometric characteristics in Portuguese pregnant women.

Midwifery, 2018 Jul 29;66:49-55. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2018.07.014. [Epub ahead of print]
2018
2018
Oliveira Friestino JK,, Mendonça D, Oliveira P, Oliveira CM, de Carvalho Moreira Filho D

Childhood cancer: incidence and spatial patterns in the city of Campinas, Brazil, 1996-2005.

Salud Colect, 2018 Jan-Mar;14(1):51-63. doi: 10.18294/sc.2018.1200.
2018
Rodrigues C, Mendonça D, Martins MM

Basic self-care in older acute medical in-patients: a retrospective cohort study.

Porto Biomedical Journal, 2018, 3(1), e1, August 2018.
2018
Martins EG, Oliveira P, Oliveira BM, Mendonça D, Ribeiro NJ

Association of paratuberculosis sero-status with milk production and somatic cell counts across 5 lactations, using multilevel mixed models, in dairy cows.

J Dairy Sci, 2018 Jun 6. pii: S0022-0302(18)30535-6. doi: 10.3168/jds.2017-13746. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Marques I, Abreu S, Bertão MV, Ferreira B, Ramos RL, Lopes J, Nunes S, Mendonça D, Teixeira L

Characteristics and outcomes of heart failure hospitalization before implementation of a heart failure clinic: The PRECIC study.

Rev Port Cardiol, 2017 May 31. pii: S0870-2551(17)30337-2. doi: 10.1016/j.repc.2016.10.011. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Guler I, Faes C, Cadarso-Suárez C,, Teixeira L, Rodrigues A, Mendonça D

Two-stage model for multivariate longitudinal and survival data with application to nephrology research.

Biom J, 2017 Nov;59(6):1204-1220. doi: 10.1002/bimj.201600244.
2017
Leal B, Chaves J, Carvalho C, Bettencourt A, Freitas J, Lopes J, Ramalheira J, Costa PP, Mendonça D, Silva AM, Silva BM

Age of onset of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy with hippocampal sclerosis: the effect of apolipoprotein E and febrile seizures.

Int J Neurosci, 2017 Sep;127(9):800-804. doi: 10.1080/00207454.2016.1264396. Epub 2016 Dec 12.
2016
Pereira AI, Muris P, Mendonça D, Barros L, Goes AR, Marques T

Parental Involvement in Cognitive-Behavioral Intervention for Anxious Children: Parents' In-Session and Out-Session Activities and Their Relationship with Treatment Outcome

Child Psychiatry Hum Dev, 2016 Feb;47(1):113-23. doi: 10.1007/s10578-015-0549-8.
2016
Silva L, Cunha D, Lopes J, Ramalheira J, Freire M, Novio S, Nunez MJ, Mendonça D, Martins-da-Silva A

Co-morbidities and sleep apnoea severity. A study in a cohort of Portuguese patients.

Rev Neurol, 2016 May 16;62(10):433-8.
2016
Santos D, Coelho T, Alves-Ferreira M, Sequeiros J, Mendonça D, Alonso I, Lemos C

Familial amyloid polyneuropathy in Portugal: New genes modulating age-at-onset.

Ann Clin Transl Neurol, 2016 Dec 20;4(2):98-105. doi: 10.1002/acn3.380. eCollection 2017.
2016
Torres T, Bettencourt N, Ferreira J, Carvalho C, Mendonça D, Pinho Costa P, Vasconcelos C, Selores M, Silva B

Influence of TNF-α gene polymorphisms in coronary artery calcification in psoriasis patients

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol, 2016 Jan;30(1):191-3. doi: 10.1111/jdv.12706. Epub 2014 Aug 29.
2016
Santos D, Coelho T, Alves-Ferreira M, Sequeiros J, Mendonça D, Alonso I, Lemos C, Sousa A

Variants in RBP4 and AR genes modulate age at onset in familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP ATTRV30M)

Eur J Hum Genet , 2016 May;24(5):756-60. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2015.180. Epub 2015 Aug 19.
2016
Sousa M, Brito J, Guimarães JT, Mendonça D, Teixeira VH, Soares J

Similar Metabolic Recovery After Ingesting A Commercial Or Homemade Beverage Following An Exhaustive Eccentric Protocol: 865 Board #181 June 1, 2: 00 PM - 3: 30 PM.

Med Sci Sports Exerc, 2016 May;48(5 Suppl 1):242. doi: 10.1249/01.mss.0000485728.01517.82.
2015
Fonseca I, Reguengo H, Oliveira JC, Martins S, Malheiro J, Almeida M, Santos J, Dias L, Pedroso S, Lobato L, Henriques AC, Mendonça D

A triple-biomarker approach for the detection of delayed graft function after kidney transplantation using serum creatinine, cystatin C, and malondialdehyde

Clin Biochem, 2015 Nov;48(16-17):1033-8. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2015.07.007. Epub 2015 Jul 8.
2015
Oliveira CM, Economou T, Bailey T, Mendonça D, Pina MF

The interactions between municipal socioeconomic status and age on hip fracture risk

Osteoporosis International, 2015 Feb;26(2):489-98. doi: 10.1007/s00198-014-2869-0. Epub 2014 Oct 25.
2015
Fonseca I, Teixeira L, Malheiro J, Martins LS, Dias L, Castro-Henriques A, Mendonça D

The effect of delayed graft function on graft and patient survival in kidney transplantation: an approach using competing events analysis

Transpl Int, Jun;28(6):738-50. doi: 10.1111/tri.12543. Epub 2015 Feb 26.
2015
Torres T, Bettencourt N, Ferreira J, Carvalho C, Mendonça D, Pinho-Costa P, Vasconcelos C, Selores M, Silva B.

Influence of interleukin-6 gene polymorphisms in epicardial adipose tissue and coronary artery calcification in patients with psoriasis.

Br J Dermatol, 2015 Feb;172(2):534-6. doi: 10.1111/bjd.13271. Epub 2014 Dec 30.
2015
Nascimento H, Catarino C, Mendonça D, Alves AI, Medeiros AF, Rocha-Pereira P, Rêgo C, Mansilha H, Aires L, Quintanilha A, Santos Silva A, Belo L

Comparison between CDC and WHO BMI z-score and their relation with metabolic risk markers in Northern Portuguese obese adolescents

Diabetol Metab Syndr, 7: 32
2015
Torres T, Bettencourt N, Ferreira J, Carvalho C, Mendonça D, Vasconcelos C, Selores M, Silva B

Lack of association between leptin, leptin receptor, adiponectin gene polymorphisms and epicardial adipose tissue, abdominal visceral fat volume and atherosclerotic burden in psoriasis patients

Arch Physiol Biochem, 121(3):103-8. doi: 10.3109/13813455.2015.1024136. Epub 2015 Jun 30.
2015
Carvalho AT, Malta DC, Barros MB, Oliveira P, Mendonça D, Barros H

Inequalities in self-rated health: an analysis of the Brazilian and Portuguese populations

Cad Saúde Pública, Nov;31(11):2449-61. doi: 10.1590/0102-311X00108814.
2015
Torres T, Bettencourt N, Mendonça D, Vasconcelos C, Gama V, Silva BM, Selores M

Epicardial adipose tissue and coronary artery calcification in psoriasis patients

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol, 2015 Feb;29(2):270-7. doi: 10.1111/jdv.12516. Epub 2014 Apr 21.
2015
Fonseca I, Oliveira JC, Santos J, Malheiro J, Martins LS, Almeida M, Dias L, Pedroso S, Lobato L, Henriques AC, Mendonça D

Leptin and adiponectin during the first week after kidney transplantation: biomarkers of graft dysfunction?

Metabolism, Feb;64(2):202-7. doi: 10.1016/j.metabol.2014.10.003. Epub 2014 Oct 8
2015
Torres T, Bettencourt N, Ferreira J, Carvalho C, Mendonça D, Pinho-Costa P, Vasconcelos C, Selores M, Silva B

Influence of interleukin-6 gene polymorphisms in epicardial adipose tissue and coronary artery calcification in patients with psoriasis.

Br J Dermatol, 2015 Feb;172(2):534-6. doi: 10.1111/bjd.13271. Epub 2014 Dec 30.
2014
Gomes M, Correia A, Mendonça D, Duarte R

Risk Factors for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Journal of Tuberculosis Research, 2, 111-118
2014
Vilhena E, Pais-Ribeiro J, Silva I, Pedro L, Meneses RF, Cardoso H., Martins-Silva A, Mendonça D

Optimism on quality of life in Portuguese chronic patients: moderator/mediator?

Rev Assoc Med Bras, 60 (4): 373-380
2014
Seabra AF, Mendonça D, Göring HH, Thomis MA, Maia JA

Genetic influences of sports participation in Portuguese families

Eur J Sport Sci, 2014;14(5):510-7. doi: 10.1080/17461391.2013.832801. Epub 2013 Sep 5.
2014
Vilhena E, Pais-Ribeiro j, Silva I, Pedro L, Meneses RF, Cardoso H., Silva AM, Mendonça D

Psychosocial factors as predictors of quality of life in chronic portuguese patients

Health Quality of Life Outcomes, 12(1):3
2014
Pereira AI, Barros L, Mendonça D, Muris P

The Relationships Among Parental Anxiety, Parenting, and Children’s Anxiety: The Mediating Effects of Children’s Cognitive Vulnerabilities

J Child Fam Stud, 2014. 23: 399. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10826-013-9767-5
2014
Cotovio P, Rocha A, Carvalho MJ, Teixeira L, Mendonça D, Cabrita A, Rodrigues A...

Better outcomes of peritoneal dialysis in diabeticpatients in spite of risk of loss of autonomy for homedialysis

Peritoneal Dialysis Internacional, 2014 Nov-Dec;34(7):775-80. doi: 10.3747/pdi.2012.00111. Epub 2014 Jan 2.
2014
Torres T, Bettencourt N, Mendonça D, Vasconcelos C, Silva BM, Selores M

Complement C3 as a marker of cardiometabolic risk in psoriasis

Arch Dermatol Res, 2014 Sep;306(7):653-60. doi: 10.1007/s00403-014-1467-5. Epub 2014 May 22.
2014
Fonseca I, Almeida M, Dias L, Martins LS, Pedroso S, Santos J, Lobato L, Henriques AC, Mendonça D

Oxidative Stress in Kidney Transplantation: Malondialdehyde Is an Early Predictive Marker of Graft Dysfunction

Transplantation, 2014 May 27;97(10):1058-65. doi: 10.1097/01.TP.0000438626.91095.50.
2014
Leite-Martins LR, Mahú MI, Costa AL, Mendes A, Lopes E, Mendonça D, Niza-Ribeiro J, de Matos AJ, da Costa PM

Prevalence of antimicrobial resistance in enteric Escherichia coli from domestic pets and assessment of associated risk markers using a generalized linear mixed model

Preventive Veterinary Medicine,
2014
Lemos C, Coelho T, Alves Ferreira M, Martins-Silva A, Sequeiros J, Mendonça D, Sousa A

Overcoming artefact: anticipation in 284 Portuguese kindreds with familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP) ATTRV30M

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, 2014 Mar;85(3):326-30. doi: 10.1136/jnnp-2013-305383. Epub 2013 Sep 17.
2014
Pinheiro-Torres T, Alexandre JM, Mendonça D, Vasconcelos C, Silva BM, Selores M

Levels of Physical Activity in Patients with Severe Psoriasis: A Cross-Sectional Questionnaire Study

Am J Clin Dermatol, Apr;15(2):129-135.
2014
Torres T, Machado S, Mendonça D, Selores M

Cardiovascular comorbidities in childhood psoriasis.

Eur J Dermatol, 2014 Mar-Apr;24(2):229-35. doi: 10.1684/ejd.2014.2291.
2013
Seabra A, Mendonça D, Maia J, Welk G, Brustad R, Fonseca AM, Seabra AF

Gender, weight status and socioeconomic differences in psychosocial correlates of physical activity in schoolchildren

J Sci Med Sport, 2013 Jul;16(4):320-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jsams.2012.07.008. Epub 2012 Oct 22.
2013
Seabra A, Seabra AF, Mendonça D, Brustad R, Maia J, Fonseca AM, Malina RM

Psychosocial correlates of physical activity in school children aged 8-10 years

Eur J Public Health , 2013 Oct;23(5):794-8. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/cks149. Epub 2012 Oct 28.
2013
Silva M, Pereira B, Mendonça D, Nunes B, Oliveira W

The Involvement of Girls and Boys with Bullying: An Analysis of Gender Differences

Int J Environ Res Public Research, 2013 Dec 5;10(12):6820-31. doi: 10.3390/ijerph10126820.
2013
Correia-Gomes C, Mendonça D, Vieira-Pinto M, Niza-Ribeiro J

Risk factors for Salmonella spp in Portuguese breeding pigs using a multilevel analysis

Prev Vet Med, 2013 Feb 1;108(2-3):159-66. doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2012.07.013. Epub 2012 Aug 17.
2013
Pinto da Costa M, Guerra C, Malta R, Moura M, Carvalho S, Mendonça D

Psychiatry training towards a global future: trainees' perspective in portugal

Acta Medica Portuguesa, 2013, 26(4):357-60
2013
Correia-Gomes C, Mendonça D, Vieira-Pinto M, Niza-Ribeiro J

Risk factors for Salmonella sp. in pig lymph nodes in Portuguese abattoirs

Revue Mèd Vèt, 2013, 164 (4): 212-218
2013
Fonseca I, Oliveira JC, Almeida M, Cruz M, Malho A, Martins LS, Dias L, Pedroso S, Santos J, Lobato L, Henriques AC, Mendonça D

Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin in Kidney Transplantation Is an Early Marker of Graft Dysfunction and Is Associated with One-Year Renal Function

J Transplant, 2013;2013:650123. doi: 10.1155/2013/650123. Epub 2013 Oct 31.
2013
Teixeira L, Rodrigues A..., Carvalho MJ, Cabrita A, Mendonça D

Modelling competing risks in nephrology research: an example in peritoneal dialysis

BMC Health Serv Res, 2013 May 24;14:110. doi: 10.1186/1471-2369-14-110.
2013
Sameiro Faria M, Ribeiro S, Costa E, Mendonça D, Teixeira L, Rocha-Pereira P, Fernandes J, Nascimento H, Kohlova M, Reis F, Amado L, Bronze-da-Rocha Elsa, Miranda V, Quintanilha A, Belo L, Santos Silva A

Risk Factors for Mortality in Hemodialysis Patients: Two-Year Follow-Up Study

Dis Markers, 2013;35(6):791-8. doi: 10.1155/2013/518945. Epub 2013 Nov 24.
2012
Sameiro Faria M, Ribeiro S, Nascimento H, Rocha-Pereira P, Miranda V, Mendonça D, Quintanilha A, Costa E, Belo L, Santos Silva A

Adiponectin is an independent predictor of tissue plasminogen activator levels in patients under haemodialysis

Scand J Urol Nephrol, 46(6): 461-5
2012
Ribeiro S, Sameiro Faria M, Mascarenhas Melo F, Freitas I, Mendonça MI, Nascimento H, Rocha-Pereira P, Miranda V, Mendonça D, Quintanilha A, Belo L, Costa E, Reis F, Santos Silva A

Main Determinants of PON1 Activity in Hemodialysis Patients

Am J Nephrol, 36(4):317-23
2012
Pereira AI, Barros L, Mendonça D

Perceived control and anxiety in Portuguese children.

Span J Psychol, 15(2):631-7
2012
Ribeiro S, Faria MD, Silva G, Nascimento H, Rocha-Pereira P, Miranda V, Vieira E, Santos R, Mendonça D, Quintanilha A, Costa E, Belo L, Santos Silva A

Oxidized low-density lipoprotein and lipoprotein(a) levels in chronic kidney disease patients under hemodialysis: Influence of adiponectin and of a polymorphism in the apolipoprotein(a) gene.

Hemodial Int, 16(4):481-90
2012
Lemos C, Alonso I, Barros J, Sequeiros J, Pereira-Monteiro J, Mendonça D, Sousa A

Assessing risk factors for migraine: differences in gender transmission

PLoS One, 7(11):e50626
2012
Sanchez-Mazas A, Vidan-Jeras B, Nunes JM, Fischer G, Little AM, Bekmane U, Buhler S, Buus S, Claas FH, Dormoy A, Dubois V, Eglite E, Eliaou JF, Gonzalez-Galarza F, Grubic Z, Ivanova M, Lie B, Ligeiro D, Lokki ML, Silva BM, Martorell J, Mendonça D, Middleton D, Voniatis DP

Strategies to work with HLA data in human populations for histocompatibility, clinical transplantation, epidemiology and population genetics: HLA-NET methodological recommendations

Int J Immunogenet, 39(6):459-472
2012
2011
Seabra AF, Mendonça D, Thomis MA, Malina RM, Maia JA

Correlates of physical activity in Portuguese adolescents from 10 to 18 years

Scand J Med Sci Sports, 21(2):318-23
2011
Silva AM, Vilhena E, Lopes A, Santos E, Pinto C, Moreira I, Mendonça D, Gonçalves MA, Cavaco S

Depression and anxiety in a Portuguese MS population: associations with physical disability and severity of disease

J Neurol Sc, 306(1-2):66-70
2011
Bettencourt A, Silva AM, Santos E, Gomes S, Mendonça D, Costa PP, Faustino P, Silva BM

HFE gene polymorphisms and severity in Portuguese patients with multiple sclerosis

Eur J Neurol, 18(4):663-6
2011
Duarte R, Carvalho C, Pereira C, Bettencourt A, Carvalho A, Villar M, Domingos A, Barros H, Marques J, Pinho Costa P, Mendonça D, Martins B

HLA class II alleles as markers of tuberculosis susceptibility and resistance

Rev Port Pneumol, 17(1):15-9
2011
Lemos C, Neto JL, Pereira-Monteiro J, Mendonça D, Barros J, Sequeiros J, Alonso I, Sousa A

A role for endothelin receptor type A in migraine without aura susceptibility? A study in Portuguese patients

Eur J Neurol, 18(4):649-55
2011
Fonseca I, Almeida M, Martins LS, Santos J, Dias L, Lobato L, Henriques AC, Mendonça D

First-year renal function predicts long-term renal allograft loss

Transplant Proc, 43(1):106-12
2010
Pereira F, Paiva Silva A, Mendonça D, Delaney C

Towards a Uniform Nursing Minimum Data Set in Portugal

14 (2)
2010
Lemos C, Mendonça D, Pereira-Monteiro J, Barros J, Sequeiros J, Alonso I, Sousa A

BDNF and CGRP interaction: implications in migraine susceptibility Cephalalgia

Cephalalgia, 30(11):1375-82
2010
Aires L, Andersen LB, Mendonça D, Martins C, Silva G, Mota J

A 3-year longitudinal analysis of changes in fitness, physical activity, fatness and screen time

Acta Paediatr, 99: 140-144
2010
Aires L, Mendonça D, Silva G, Gaya AR, Santos AR, Santos MP, Ribeiro JC, Mota J

A 3-year longitudinal analysis of changes in Body Mass Index

Int J Sports Med, 31(2):133-7
2010
Lemos C, Pereira-Monteiro J, Mendonça D, Ramos EM, Barros J, Sequeiros J, Alonso I, Sousa A

Evidence of syntaxin 1A involvement in migraine susceptibility: a Portuguese study

Arch Neurol, 67(4):422-7
2010
Gomes Dias J, Bento M, Matos E, Queirós L, Correia A, Mendonça D

Epidemiologia espacial - aplicações em Saúde Pública

Boletim de Outono da Sociedade Portuguesa de Estatística, 71-77
2010
Brum S, Rodrigues A, Rocha S, Carvalho MJ, Nogueira C, Magalhães C, Mendonça D, Cabrita A

Moncrief-Popovich technique is an advantageous method of peritoneal dialysis catheter implantation

Nephrol Dial Transplant, 25(9):3070-5
2009
Lemos C, Castro MJ, Barros J, Sequeiros J, Pereira-Monteiro J, Mendonça D, Sousa A

Familial clustering of migraine: further evidence from a Portuguese study.

Headache, 49(3):404-11
2009
Silva AM, Bettencourt A, Pereira C, Santos E, Carvalho C, Mendonça D, Costa PP, Martins B

Protective role of the HLA-A*02 allele in Portuguese patients with multiple sclerosis

Mult Scler, 15(6):771-4
2009
Vasconcelos C, Carvalho C, Leal B, Pereira C, Bettencourt A, Costa PP, Marinho A, Almeida I, Farinha F, Mendonça T, Correia JA, Mendonça D, Martins B

HLA in Portuguese systemic lupus erythematosus patients and their relation to clinical features.

Ann N Y Acad Sci, 1173:575-80
2008
Costa-de-Oliveira S, Pina-Vaz C, Mendonça D, Gonçalves Rodrigues A

A first Portuguese epidemiological survey of fungaemia in a university hospital

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis, 27(5):365-74
2008
Seabra AF, Maia JA, Mendonça D, Thomis MA, Fulton JE

Age and sex differences in physical activity of Portuguese adolescents

Med Sci Sports Exerc, 40(1):65-70
2008
Pereira AIF, Cardoso M, Mendonça D

Envolvimento parental na escola e ajustamento em crianças do 1º ciclo do ensino básico

Rev Port Pedagogia, 42 (1), 91-110
2008
Vicente L, Mendonça D, Dingle M, Duarte R, Boavida JM

Etonogestrel implant in women with diabetes mellitus

Eur j Contracept Reprod Health Care, 13(4):387-95
2008
Seabra AF, André F, Mendonça D, Thomis MA, Luiz A, Maia A

Biological and socio-cultural determinants of physical activity in adolescents

Cad Saúde Pública, 24(4):721-36
2008
Seabra AF, Mendonça D, Thomis MA, Maia JA

Genetic and environmental factors in familial clustering in physical activity

Eur J Epidemiol, 23(3):205-11
2007
Silva AM, Pereira C, Bettencourt A, Couto AR, Leite MI, Marta M, Freijo M, Costa PP, Mendonça D, Monteiro L, Armas JB, Martins B

The role of HLA-DRB1 alleles on susceptibility and outcome of a Portuguese Multiple Sclerosis population

J Neurol Sc, 258(1-2):69-74
2007
Seabra AF, Mendonça D, Thomis MA, Malina RM, Maia JA

Sports participation among Portuguese youth 10 to 18 years

J Phys Act Health, 4(4):370-80
2006
Santos C, Mendonça D, Alves O, Barbosa A

Prevalence and impact of stress urinary incontinence before and during pregnancy.

Acta Medica Portuguesa, 19(5):349-56

Book Chapters

2013
Vilhena E, Pais Ribeiro JP, Silva I, Pedro L, Meneses R, Cardoso H, Martins-Silva A, Mendonça D

An Application of Structural Equation Modeling of Test Dispositional Optimism as Mediator or Moderator in Quality of Life in Patients with Chronic Disease. Recent Developments in Modeling and

pp 31-38 Eds.P.E.Oliveira, M da Graça Temido, C. Henriques, M. Vichi,2013,XXI 269p ISBN: 978-3-642-32418-5