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    • Adiponectin complexes composition in Japanese-Brazilians regarding their glucose tolerance status 

      Crispim, Felipe [UNIFESP]; Vendramini, Marcio F. [UNIFESP]; Moises, Regina S. [UNIFESP]; Japanese Brazilian Diabetes Study Group (Biomed Central Ltd, 2013-04-09)
      Background: Adiponectin circulates in different multimer complexes comprised of low molecular weight trimeric form (LMW), hexamer of middle molecular weight (MMW) and high molecular weight multimers (HMW). in Japanese-Brazilians, ...

    • Analysis of criteria for metabolic syndrome in a population-based study of Japanese-Brazilians 

      Rosenbaum, P.; Gimeno, SGA; Sanudo, A.; Franco, L. J.; Ferreira, SRG; Japanese-Brazilian Diabetes Grp (Blackwell Publishing, 2005-07-01)
      Objective: Criteria for metabolic syndrome (MS) differ particularly regarding the definition of central obesity and consequently, there could be differences in the assessment of cardiovascular risk. We estimated the ...

    • Assessing food dietary intakes in Japanese-Brazilians using factor analysis 

      Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP]; Andreoni, Solange [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP]; Franco, Laercio Joel [UNIFESP]; Cardoso, Marly Augusto (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2010-11-01)
      We describe the use of factor analysis for assessing food habits in Japanese-Brazilians. Dietary data from 1,283 participants of a cross-sectional study were used. Besides statistical criteria, we also used the conceptual ...

    • Associação entre consumo de alimentos embutidos e obesidade em um estudo de base populacional de nipo-brasileiros 

      Cristofoletti, Maria Fernanda; Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP]; Cardoso, Marly Augusto (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2013-08-01)
      OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to investigate the association between the consumption of processed meat with overall, abdominal, and overall with abdominal obesity in a Japanese-Brazilian population, which is known ...

    • Consumo alimentar e doença macrovascular em nipo-brasileiros: um estudo transversal 

      Salvo, Vera Lúcia Morais Antonio de; Cardoso, Marly Augusto; Barros Junior, Newton de [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP]; Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2009-10-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To describe the food intake of Japanese-Brazilians with and without macrovascular disease (MVD). METHODS: MVD was defined, for 1,165 Japanese-Brazilians, by scores attributed to the health historical, electrocardiogram ...

    • Diabetes in Japanese-Brazilians - Influence of the acculturation process 

      Franco, L. J. (Elsevier B.V., 1996-10-01)
      Epidemiologic studies of migrant populations provide very promising clues towards understanding the roles of genetics and environmental factors in the etiology of diabetes mellitus. Populations. of Japanese ancestry are ...

    • Diabetes mellitus tipo 2: fatores preditivos na população nipo-brasileira 

      Nascimento, Rogéria do [UNIFESP]; Franco, Laercio Joel [UNIFESP]; Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP]; Hirai, Amélia Toyomi [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2003-10-01)
      In order to identify the main predictors for the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2) in a population with high prevalence of DM - the Japanese-Brazilians -, we evaluated 314 individuals with Japanese ancestry ...

    • Dietary intakes associated with metabolic syndrome in a cohort of Japanese ancestry 

      Damião, Renata [UNIFESP]; Castro, Teresa G.; Cardoso, Marly A.; Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP]; Japanese Brazilian Diabetes Study Group (Cambridge Univ Press, 2006-09-01)
      The present study examined the association between dietary factors and metabolic syndrome in a 7-year follow-up of Japanese-Brazilians. in 1993, a survey estimated the prevalence of diabetes in a Japanese-Brazilian population ...

    • Distúrbios no perfil lipídico são altamente prevalentes em população nipo-brasileira 

      Siqueira, Antonela F. A. [UNIFESP]; Harima, Helena A. [UNIFESP]; Osiro, Katsumi [UNIFESP]; Hirai, Amélia Toyomi [UNIFESP]; Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2008-02-01)
      High prevalence of diabetes has been previously reported in Japanese-Brazilians. In an attempt to better estimate the cardiometabolic risk, this study evaluated lipid disorders in 1,330 Japanese-Brazilians (46% men) aged ...

    • Factors associated with stages of change for red meat and vegetable intake by Japanese-Brazilians 

      Barbieri, Patricia; Palma, Raphaela Fernanda Muniz; Nishimura, Renata Yumi; Damião, Renata [UNIFESP]; Bevilacqua, Marselle Rodrigues [UNIFESP]; Massimino, Flávia [UNIFESP]; Chain, Rita; Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP]; Sartorelli, Daniela Saes (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2009-07-01)
      Stages of change assess individual motivation for lifestyle changes, contributing to the development of more effective intervention strategies. The objective of the present study was to identify factors associated with ...