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    • An adaptable open access test battery to study the fractionation of Executive Functions in diverse populations 

      Zanini, Gislaine De Almeida Valverde [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2020-01-30)
      Executive functions is an umbrella-term that includes various domain-general, goaldirected cognitive abilities responsible for the regulation of thought and behavior. The influential unity and diversity model of executive ...

    • Análise multinível das variações no índice de massa corporal entre adultos, Brasil, 2006 

      Sichieri, Rosely; Moura, Erly Catarina de [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2009-11-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To analyze the variation in body mass index (BMI) among adults according to individual factors and environmental characteristics of their city of residence. METHODS: Data generated in 2006 by the Vigilância de ...

    • Caracterização da cultura de crack na cidade de São Paulo: padrão de uso controlado 

      Oliveira, Lúcio Garcia de [UNIFESP]; Nappo, Solange Aparecida [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2008-08-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To characterize the situation regarding crack cocaine use in the city of São Paulo, along with the sociodemographic profile of its users. METHODOLOGICAL PROCEDURES: Qualitative ethnographic study carried out ...

    • Características demográficas dos idosos vinculados ao sistema suplementar de saúde no Brasil 

      Veras, Renato Peixoto; Caldas, Célia Pereira; Araujo, Denizar Vianna [UNIFESP]; Kuschnir, Rosana; Mendes, Walter (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2008-06-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To assess health coverage of elderly people receiving supplementary health care and these users' sociodemographic characteristics. METHODS: Descriptive study of elderly population living in Brazil and in the ...

    • Condições de Saúde bucal, fatores associados e impacto da Saúde bucal nas dimensões fisica e psicossocial dos adolescentes de Montes Claros, MG, Brasil 

      Silveira, Marise Fagundes [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2013)
      Os agravos na cavidade bucal podem provocar dor, desconforto, problemas na alimentacao, na comunicacao, na aparencia e, consequentemente, no convivio social e na autoestima, influenciando a Saúde geral e a qualidade de ...

    • Consumo de frutas e hortaliças por adultos em Ribeirão Preto, SP 

      Mondini, Lenise [UNIFESP]; Moraes, Suzana Alves de; Freitas, Isabel Cristina Martins de; Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2010-08-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To assess fruit and vegetable intake by adults and identify sociodemographic and life style variables associated with this intake. METHODS: A population-based cross-sectional study was performed in the urban ...

    • Disordered eating among Brazilian female college students 

      Alvarenga, Marle Dos Santos; Lourenço, Bárbara Hatzlhoffer; Philippi, Sonia Tucunduva; Scagliusi, Fernanda Baeza [UNIFESP] (Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2013-05-01)
      This study aimed to investigate the socioeconomic and nutritional factors associated with disordered eating among Brazilian female college students (n = 2,489). Prevalence ratios of risk factors were calculated using Poisson ...

    • Estimativa de consumo de sódio pela população brasileira, 2008-2009 

      Sarno, Flavio; Claro, Rafael Moreira; Levy, Renata Bertazzi; Bandoni, Daniel Henrique [UNIFESP]; Monteiro, Carlos Augusto (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2013-06-01)
      OBJECTIVE:To update estimates of sodium intake in Brazil.METHODS:We used data from the Brazilian Household Budget Survey of 2008-2009. Records of food purchases of households were converted into nutrients using food ...

    • Factors associated to quality of life in active elderly 

      Alexandre, Tiago da Silva; Cordeiro, Renata Cereda [UNIFESP]; Ramos, Luiz Roberto [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2009-08-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To analyze whether quality of life in active, healthy elderly individuals is influenced by functional status and sociodemographic characteristics, as well as psychological parameters. METHODS: Study conducted ...

    • Fatores associados ao uso pesado de álcool entre estudantes das capitais brasileiras 

      Galduróz, José Carlos Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila van der Meer [UNIFESP]; Opaleye, Emérita Sátiro [UNIFESP]; Noto, Ana Regina [UNIFESP]; Fonseca, Arilton Martins [UNIFESP]; Gomes, Paulo Leonardo Sirimarco; Carlini, Elisaldo Araujo [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 2010-04-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the association between heavy use of alcohol among students and family, personal and social factors. METHODS: Cross-sectional study including public school students aged ten to 18 from 27 Brazilian ...