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    • Associação entre a perda de peso, a massa óssea, a composição corporal e o consumo alimentar de adolescentes obesos pós-púberes 

      Santos, Luana C.; Cintra, Isa de Pádua [UNIFESP]; Fisberg, Mauro [UNIFESP]; Lazaretti-Castro, Marise [UNIFESP]; Martini, Lígia A. (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2008-08-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To verify the effects of weight loss on bone mass of obese adolescents submitted to a nutritional intervention based on a hypocaloric diet and nutritional advice over a nine-month-period. METHODS: Anthropometry, ...
    • Association of Carotid Intima-media Thickness and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Women Pre- and Post-bariatric Surgery 

      Sarmento, P. L. F. A. [UNIFESP]; Plavnik, F. L. [UNIFESP]; Zanella, M. T. [UNIFESP]; Pinto, P. E.; Miranda, R. B.; Ajzen, S. A. [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2009-03-01)
      Obesity is associated with cardiovascular risk factors (CVRFs), such as hypertension, hypertriglyceridemia, and low levels of high-density cholesterol (HDL-C). in obese patients with a body mass index (BMI) of a parts per ...
    • CHANGES IN QUALITY OF LIFE AFTER SHORT AND LONG TERM FOLLOW-UP OF ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC BYPASS FOR MORBID OBESITY 

      Laurino Neto, Rafael Melillo [UNIFESP]; Herbella, Fernando A. M. (Instituto Brasileiro de Estudos e Pesquisas de Gastroenterologia - IBEPEGE Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgia Digestiva - CBCD Sociedade Brasileira de Motilidade Digestiva - SBMD Federação Brasileira de Gastroenterologia - FBGSociedade Brasileira de Hepatologia - SBHSociedade Brasileira de Endoscopia Digestiva - SOBED, 2013-09-01)
      Context It is unclear whether health-related quality of life (HRQL) is sustained in a long-term follow-up of morbidly obese patients who underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB). Objective This study aims to analyze the ...
    • Comorbidities Remission After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity is Sustained in a Long-Term Follow-up and Correlates with Weight Regain 

      Laurino Neto, Rafael M. [UNIFESP]; Herbella, Fernando A. M. [UNIFESP]; Tauil, Renato M.; Silva, Fabricio S.; Lima, Sizenando E. de (Springer, 2012-10-01)
      Obesity-related comorbidities are treated by Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) due to weight loss and intestinal hormone changes. Few studies report the evolution of these comorbidities in a long-term follow-up, especially ...
    • Efeito do consumo excessivo de oxigênio após exercício e da taxa metabólica de repouso no gasto energético 

      Foureaux, Giselle [UNIFESP]; Pinto, Kelerson Mauro de Castro; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina do Exercício e do Esporte, 2006-12-01)
      The constant growth of obesity and overweight only goes to show the need of intervention to reverse those figures. In this context, physical activity can contribute with a double effect, through acute and chronic physiological ...
    • Effects of calcium supplementation on body weight reduction in overweight calcium stone formers 

      Menon, Viviane Barcellos [UNIFESP]; Baxmann, Alessandra Calabria [UNIFESP]; Froeder, Leila [UNIFESP]; Martini, Ligia Araujo; Heilberg, Ita Pfeferman [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2009-06-01)
      A randomized, placebo-controlled trial was conducted in overweight calcium stone-forming (CSF) patients, to evaluate the effect of calcium supplementation associated with a calorie-restricted diet on body weight (BW) and ...
    • Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy: the Same Impact on IL-6 and TNF-alpha. Prospective Clinical Trial 

      Viana, Elaine Cristina; Araujo-Dasilio, Karine L.; Soares Miguel, Gustavo Peixoto; Bressan, Josefina; Lemos, Elenice Moreira; Moyses, Margareth Ribeiro; Abreu, Glaucia Rodrigues de; Moreira Coutinho de Azevedo, Joao Luiz [UNIFESP]; Carvalho, Perseu Seixas; Passos-Bueno, Maria Rita S.; Valle Errera, Flavia Imbroisi; Bissoli, Nazare Souza (Springer, 2013-08-01)
      Due to the association between the quantity of adipose tissue and concentrations of interleukin-6 (IL-6) and tumor necrosis factor (TNF-alpha), this work aimed to assess the effects of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) and ...
    • Glucose homeostasis and weight loss in morbidly obese patients undergoing banded sleeve gastrectomy: a prospective clinical study 

      Miguel, Gustavo Peixoto Soares [UNIFESP]; Azevedo, João Luiz Moreira Coutinho [UNIFESP]; Gicovate Neto, Carlos; Moreira, Cora Lavigne Castelo Branco; Viana, Elaine Cristina; Carvalho, Perseu Seixas (Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2009-11-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To assess glucose homeostasis and weight loss in morbidly obese patients undergoing Silastic® ring sleeve gastrectomy. METHODS: This was a prospective clinical study. Thirty-three female patients with a mean ...
    • Glycosaminoglycans of Abdominal Skin After Massive Weight Loss in Post-bariatric Female Patients 

      Veiga, Daniela Francescato [UNIFESP]; Bussolaro, Rodolpho A. [UNIFESP]; Kobayashi, Elsa Y. [UNIFESP]; Medeiros, Valquiria P. [UNIFESP]; Martins, Joao R. M. [UNIFESP]; Garcia, Elvio B. [UNIFESP]; Novo, Neil F.; Nader, Helena B. [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Lydia M. [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2011-06-01)
      The number of post-bariatric patients had a significant increase over the last years, and a better understanding of the consequences of massive weight loss on skin is imperative. Despite weight-loss-related changes in ...
    • Impact of an education intervention using email for the prevention of weight gain among adult workers 

      Jaime, Patricia Constante; Bandoni, Daniel Henrique [UNIFESP]; Sarno, Flavio (Cambridge Univ Press, 2014-07-01)
      Objective: To evaluate the impact of a worksite intervention to prevent weight gain among adult workers.Design: A controlled community trial was performed by dividing the workers into two groups: intervention group (IG) ...