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2019
Lascasas JMSS, Fonseca I, Malheiro J, Santos S, Campos A, Castro A, Moreira C, Correia S, Beirão I, Lobato L, Cabrita A

Demographic, clinical characteristics and cardiovascular disease burden in a Portuguese cohort of older chronic kidney disease patients

J Bras Nefrol, 2019 Jan 10. pii: S0101-28002019005002103. doi: 10.1590/2175-8239-JBN-2018-0120. [Epub ahead of print]
2018
Lopes A, Rodrigues C, Fonseca I, Sousa A, Branco M, Coelho T, Sequeiros J, Freitas P

Family dynamics in transthyretin-related familial amyloid polyneuropathy Val30Met: does genetic risk affect family functioning?

Clin Genet, 2018 Jul 18. doi: 10.1111/cge.13416. [Epub ahead of print]
2018
Lopes A, Sousa A, Fonseca I, Branco M, Rodrigues C, Coelho T, Sequeiros J, Freitas P

Life paths of patients with transthyretin-related familial amyloid polyneuropathy Val30Met: a descriptive study.

J Community Genet, 2018 Jan;9(1):93-99. doi: 10.1007/s12687-017-0338-0. Epub 2017 Oct 19.
2018
Lopes A,, Fonseca I, Sousa A, Rodrigues C, Branco M, Coelho T, Sequeiros J, Freitas P

Psychopathological dimensions in subjects with hereditary ATTR V30M amyloidosis and their relation with life events due to the disease.

Amyloid, 2018 Jan 22:1-11. doi: 10.1080/13506129.2018.1428795. [Epub ahead of print]
2018
Sousa-Santos AR, Afonso C, Santos A, Borges N, Moreira P, Padrão P, Fonseca I, Amaral TF

The association between 25(OH)D levels, frailty status and obesity indices in older adults.

PLoS One, 2018 Aug 28;13(8):e0198650. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0198650. eCollection 2018.
2018
Santos J, Fonseca I

Incorporating Scoring Risk Models for Care Planning of the Elderly with Chronic Kidney Disease.

Curr Gerontol Geriatr Res, 2017;2017:8067094. doi: 10.1155/2017/8067094. Epub 2017 Nov 28.
2017
Malheiro J, Tafulo S, Dias L, Martins S, Fonseca I, Beirão I, Castro-Henriques A, Cabrita A

Determining donor-specific antibody C1q-binding ability improves the prediction of antibody-mediated rejection in human leucocyte antigen-incompatible kidney transplantation.

Transpl Int, 2017 Apr;30(4):347-359. doi: 10.1111/tri.12873. Epub 2016 Nov 2.
2017
Santos J, Fonseca I, Malheiro J, Beirão I, Lobato L, Oliveira P, Cabrita A

End-stage renal disease versus death in a Portuguese cohort of elderly patients: an approach using competing event analysis.

J Investig Med, 2017 Jul 19. pii: jim-2017-000480. doi: 10.1136/jim-2017-000480. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Guerra RS, Fonseca I, Sousa AS, Jesus A, Pichel F, Amaral TF

ESPEN diagnostic criteria for malnutrition - A validation study in hospitalized patients.

Clin Nutr, 2017 Oct;36(5):1326-1332. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2016.08.022. Epub 2016 Sep 8.
2016
Sousa AS, Fonseca I, Pichel F, Amaral TF

Effects of Posture and Body Mass Index on Body Girth Assessment.

Nutr Clin Pract, 2016 Oct;31(5):690-4. doi: 10.1177/0884533616629634. Epub 2016 Feb 17.
2016
Sousa AS, Guerra RS, Fonseca I, Pichel I, Amaral TF

Sarcopenia and length of hospital stay.

Eur J Clin Nutr, 2016 May;70(5):595-601. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2015.207. Epub 2015 Dec 16.
2016
Martins LS, Oliveira JC, Vizcaíno JR, Fonseca I, Gouveia C, Silva D, Henriques AC, Noronha IL, Rodrigues A

Advanced Glycation End Products Evolution after Pancreas-Kidney Transplantation: Plasmatic and Cutaneous Assessments.

Oxid Med Cell Longev, 2016;2016:2189582. doi: 10.1155/2016/2189582. Epub 2016 Jan 5.
2016
Malheiro J, Martins S, Tafulo S, Dias L, Fonseca I, Beirão I, Castro-Henriques A, Cabrita A

Impact of de novo donor-specific anti-HLA antibodies on grafts outcomes in simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation

Transpl Int, 2016 Feb;29(2):173-83. doi: 10.1111/tri.12687. Epub 2015 Sep 25.
2016
Sousa AS, Guerra RS, Fonseca I, Pichel I, Ferreira S, Amaral TF

Financial impact of sarcopenia on hospitalization costs.

Eur J Clin Nutr, 2016 Sep;70(9):1046-51. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2016.73. Epub 2016 May 11.
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
Malheiro J, Tafulo S, Dias L, Martins LS, Fonseca I, Beirão I, Castro-Henriques A, Cabrita A

Analysis of preformed donor-specific anti-HLA antibodies characteristics for prediction of antibody-mediated rejection in kidney transplantation

Transpl Immunol, Mar;32(2):66-71. doi: 10.1016/j.trim.2015.01.002. Epub 2015 Feb 7.
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
Guerra RS, Amaral TF, Sousa AS, Pichel F, Restivo MT, Ferreira S, Fonseca I

Handgrip strength measurement as a predictor of hospitalization costs

Eur J Clin Nutr, Feb;69(2):187-92. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2014.242. Epub 2014 Nov 5.
2015
Martins LS, Outerelo C, Malheiro J, Fonseca I, Henriques AC, Dias LS, Rodrigues AS, Cabrita A, Noronha IL

Health-related quality of life may improve after transplantation in pancreas-kidney recipients

Clin Transplant, Mar;29(3):242-51. doi: 10.1111/ctr.12511. Epub 2015 Jan 30
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
Sousa AS, Guerra RS, Fonseca I, Pichel F, Amaral TF

Sarcopenia among hospitalized patients - A cross-sectional study

Clin Nutr, 2015 Dec;34(6):1239-44. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2014.12.015. Epub 2014 Dec 27.
2015
Guerra RS, Fonseca I, Pichel F, Restivo MT, Amaral TF

Usefulness of six diagnostic and screening measures for undernutrition in predicting length of hospital stay: a comparative analysis.

J Acad Nutr Diet , Jun;115(6):927-38. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2014.11.015. Epub 2015 Jan 27.
2015
Bernardo AP, Fonseca I, Oliveira JC, Santos O, Carvalho MJ, Cabrita A, Rodrigues A

Adipokines in peritoneal dialysis: relevant clinical impact according to body composition

Ther Apher Dial, Apr;19(2):144-53. doi: 10.1111/1744-9987.12239. Epub 2014 Nov 3
2014
Malheiro J, Tafulo S, Dias L, Martins LS, Fonseca I, Almeida M, Pedroso S, Freitas F, Beirão I, Henriques AC, Cabrita A

Posttransplant allosensitization in low immunological risk kidney and kidney-pancreas graft recipients.

Biomed Res Int, 2014;2014:438945. doi: 10.1155/2014/438945. Epub 2014 Apr 15.
2014
Guerra RS, Fonseca I, Pichel F, Restivo MT, Amaral TF

Handgrip strength cutoff values for undernutrition screening at hospital admission.

Eur J Clin Nutr, 68(12):1315-21. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2014.226. Epub 2014 Oct 29.
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.
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.
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