Personal identification

Full name
Henrique Nuno Nazaré e Silva

Citation names

  • Silva, H

Author identifiers

Ciência ID

Email addresses

  • henrique.silva@campus.ul.pt (Professional)


Host institution
2021/01 - Current Researcher (Research) Universidade de Lisboa Instituto de Investigação do Medicamento, Portugal
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Farmácia, Portugal
2021/01 - Current Visiting Researcher (Research) Universidade de Lisboa Instituto de Biofísica e Engenharia Biomédica, Portugal
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal


Journal article
  1. Henrique Silva; Jernej Šorli; Helena Lenasi. "Oral Glucose Load and Human Cutaneous Microcirculation: An Insight into Flowmotion Assessed by Wavelet Transform". Biology (2021): https://www.mdpi.com/2079-7737/10/10/953.
  2. António Raposo; Ariana Saraiva; Fernando Ramos; Conrado Carrascosa; Dele Raheem; Rita Bárbara; Henrique Silva. "The Role of Food Supplementation in Microcirculation—A Comprehensive Review". Biology 10 7 (2021): 616-616. https://doi.org/10.3390/biology10070616.
  3. Henrique Silva. "Tobacco Use and Periodontal Disease—The Role of Microvascular Dysfunction". Biology 10 5 (2021): 441-441. https://doi.org/10.3390/biology10050441.
  4. Cécile Reynès; Antonia Perez-Martin; Houda Ennaifer; Henrique Silva; Yannick Knapp; Agnès Vinet. "Mechanisms of Venoarteriolar Reflex in Type 2 Diabetes with or without Peripheral Neuropathy". Biology (2021): https://doi.org/10.3390/biology10040333.
  5. Silva, H. "MAternal Mental Health in the WORKplace (MAMH@WORK): A Protocol for Promoting Perinatal Maternal Mental Health and Wellbeing". International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (2021):
  6. Henrique Silva. "The Vascular Effects of Isolated Isoflavones - A Focus on the Determinants of Blood Pressure Regulation". Biology (2021): https://doi.org/10.3390/biology10010049.
  7. Henrique Silva; Rafaela Francisco; Ariana Saraiva; Simone Francisco; Conrado Carrascosa; António Raposo. "The Cardiovascular Therapeutic Potential of Propolis—A Comprehensive Review". Biology (2021): https://doi.org/10.3390/biology10010027.
  8. Henrique Silva. "A Descriptive Overview of the Medical Uses Given to Mentha Aromatic Herbs throughout History". Biology 9 12 (2020): 484-484. https://doi.org/10.3390/biology9120484.
  9. Silva, H. "Cardiovascular Effects of Caffeic Acid and Its Derivatives: A Comprehensive Review". Frontiers in Physiology 11 (2020): http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2020.595516.
  10. Sergio Nuno; Margarida Florindo; Henrique Silva; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Studying the impact of different body positioning, squatting, and unipodal flexion on perfusion in the lower limb – an exploratory approach complemented with optical spectroscopy (TiVi)". Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research Journal (2020): https://doi.org/10.19277/bbr.17.2.235.
  11. Henrique Silva; Étienne Roux; Alain-Pierre Gadeau; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Wavelet Analysis of Microcirculatory Flowmotion Reveals Cardiovascular Regulatory Mechanisms–Data from a Beta-Blocker". Applied Sciences 10 11 (2020): 4000-4000. https://doi.org/10.3390/app10114000.
  12. Silva, Henrique. "Current Knowledge on the Vascular Effects of Menthol". Frontiers in Physiology 11 (2020): http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2020.00298.
  13. Monteiro Rodrigues, Luis A.; Rocha, Clemente; Ferreira, Hugo TD; Silva, Henrique N. "Lower limb massage in human increases local perfusion and impacts systemic hemodynamics". Journal of Applied Physiology (2020): http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.00437.2019.
  14. Silva, Henrique. "Texture Analysis is a Useful Tool to Assess the Complexity Profile of Microcirculatory Blood Flow". Applied Sciences (2020): http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/app10030911.
  15. Henrique Silva; Rafaela Francisco; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Texture analysis is a useful tool to characterize the cutaneous biomechanical profile". Journal Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research (2019): https://doi.org/10.19277/bbr.16.2.211.
  16. Silva, Henrique. "Different lasers reveal different skin microcirculatory flowmotion - data from the wavelet transform analysis of human hindlimb perfusion". Scientific Reports (2019): http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-53213-2.
  17. Luis Monteiro Rodrigues; Henrique Silva; Hugo Ferreira; Alain-Pierre Gadeau. "Characterizing Vascular Dysfunction in Genetically Modified Mice through the Hyperoxia Model". International Journal of Molecular Sciences (2019): https://www.mdpi.com/1422-0067/20/9/2178.
  18. Clemente Rocha; Ana Macedo; Sérgio Nuno; Henrique Silva; Hugo Ferreira; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Exploring the perfusion modifications occurring with massage in the human lower limbs by non-contact polarized spectroscopy". Journal Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research 15 2 (2018): 196-204. https://doi.org/10.19277/BBR.15.2.186.
  19. Margarida Florindo; Henrique Silva; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Assessing microcirculation dynamics during gait in the lower limb - a preliminary approach". Journal Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research (2018): https://doi.org/10.19277/BBR.15.2.185.
  20. Ana S. Macedo; Henrique Silva; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Texture analysis can be used to improve skin sonography quantification capacities". Journal Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research 15 2 (2018): 205-213. https://doi.org/10.19277/BBR.15.2.187.
  21. Silva, Henrique. "The Venoarteriolar Reflex Significantly Reduces Contralateral Perfusion as Part of the Lower Limb Circulatory Homeostasis in vivo". Frontiers in Physiology (2018): http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.01123.
  22. Clemente Rocha; Henrique Silva; Hugo Ferreira; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Comparing the effects of human hind limb massage by analysis of Laser Doppler Flowmetry and Photoplethysmography signal components using the wavelet transform". Journal Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research 15 1 (2018): 72-83. https://doi.org/10.19277/BBR.15.1.176.
  23. Margarida Florindo; Henrique Silva; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Studying the in vivo microcirculatory adaptation to isometric contraction (dorsiflexion) in the human lower limb". Journal Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research 15 1 (2018): 65-71. https://doi.org/10.19277/BBR.15.1.175.
  24. Silva, Henrique. "Observations on the perfusion recovery of regenerative angiogenesis in an ischemic limb model under hyperoxia". Physiological Reports (2018): http://dx.doi.org/10.14814/phy2.13736.
  25. Henrique Silva; Mariana Bento; Helena Vieira; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Comparing the spectral components of laser Doppler flowmetry and photoplethysmography signals for the assessment of the vascular response to hyperoxia". Journal Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research (2017): https://doi.org/10.19277/bbr.14.2.161.
  26. Margarida Florindo; Henrique Silva; Luis Monteiro Rodrigues. "Impact of the isometric contraction of the calf on the local microcirculation". Journal Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research (2017): https://doi.org/10.19277/bbr.14.2.160.


2020 Prémio "Evi Kalodiki" para melhor poster
2018 Melhor Poster no congresso "46th Congress of the International Society for the History of Medicine"
International Society for the History of Medicine, France