• A Web-Based Distance Education Course in Nutrition in Public Health: Case study 

      Sigulem, Dirce Maria [UNIFESP]; Morais, Tania Beninga de [UNIFESP]; Cuppari, Lilian [UNIFESP]; Franceschini, Sylvia do Carmo Castro; Priore, Silvia Eloiza; Camargo, Kátia Gavranich [UNIFESP]; Gimenez, Reinaldo [UNIFESP]; Bernardo, Viviane [UNIFESP]; Sigulem, Daniel [UNIFESP] (Journal Medical Internet Research, 2001-01-01)
      Background: Strict work timetables, personal and professional duties or an inability to be absent from home or work can all represent major constraints for those wishing to improve their professional skills. Within this ...
    • Swimming of pregnant rats at different water temperatures 

      Osorio, Rodrigo Alexis Lazo [UNIFESP]; Silveira, Vera Lucia Flor [UNIFESP]; Maldjian, S. [UNIFESP]; Morales Junior, A. [UNIFESP]; Christofani, Junia Scarlatelli [UNIFESP]; Russo, Adriana Kowalesky [UNIFESP]; Silva, Antonio Carlos da [UNIFESP]; Piçarro, Ivan da Cruz [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2003-08-01)
      We studied the chronic effect of exercise during water immersion, associated with thermal stress (water temperature at 22, 35 and 40 degreesC) at an intensity of 80% of maximal work load supported in pregnant rats (P) and ...
    • Effect of Electroacupuncture on bronchial asthma induced by ovalbumin in rats 

      Carneiro, Elisabete dos Reis [UNIFESP]; Carneiro, Celia Regina Whitaker [UNIFESP]; Castro, Maria Alice Pereira de [UNIFESP]; Yamamura, Ysao [UNIFESP]; Silveira, Vera Lucia Flor [UNIFESP] (Mary Ann Liebert Inc, 2005-02-01)
      Introduction: Asthma is a worldwide disabling chronic inflammatory airway disease characterized by an intense eosinophilic inflammatory infiltrate on bronchial mucous membranes. Among the complementary therapeutic approaches ...
    • Bacterial contamination and nutrient content of home-prepared milk feeding bottles of infants attending a public outpatient clinic 

      Morais, Tania Beninga de [UNIFESP]; Sigulem, Dirce Maria [UNIFESP]; Maranhao, Helcio de Sousa [UNIFESP]; Morais, Mauro Batista de [UNIFESP] (Oxford Univ Press, 2005-04-01)
      To evaluate the bacterial contamination and the nutrient content of home-prepared milk feeding bottles, 48 samples of their lacteal contents were collected; of these, 29 samples were cultured and 48 were analyzed to determine ...
    • Perfil antropométrico e ingestão de macronutrientes em atletas profissionais brasileiros de futebol, de acordo com suas posições 

      Prado, Wagner Luiz do [UNIFESP]; Botero, João Paulo; Guerra, Ricardo Luís Fernandes; Rodrigues, Celis Lopes [UNIFESP]; Cuvello, Laura Cristina Ferreira; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina do Exercício e do Esporte, 2006-04-01)
      The aim of this study was to evaluate the anthropometric profile, total energy value of the diet and macronutrient intake of professional soccer players, as well as verifying the differences among tactical positions: ...
    • Resting energy expenditure in peritoneal dialysis patients 

      Bazanelli, Ana Paula [UNIFESP]; Kamimura, Maria Ayako [UNIFESP]; Silva, Camila Barbosa da; Avesani, Carla Maria [UNIFESP]; Lopes, Miriam Ghedini Garcia [UNIFESP]; Manfredi, Silvia Regina [UNIFESP]; Draibe, Sergio Antonio [UNIFESP]; Cuppari, Lilian [UNIFESP] (Multimed Inc, 2006-11-01)
      Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate whether resting energy expenditure (REE) of patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis (PD) therapy differs from that of healthy individuals, as well as to investigate the factors ...
    • Metabolic and nutritional profile of obese adolescents with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 

      Piano, Aline de [UNIFESP]; Prado, Wagner Luiz do [UNIFESP]; Caranti, Danielle Arisa [UNIFESP]; Siqueira, Kãli de Oliveira [UNIFESP]; Stella, Sérgio Garcia [UNIFESP]; Lofrano-Prado, Mara Cristina [UNIFESP]; Tock, Lian [UNIFESP]; Cristofalo, Dejaldo J. M. [UNIFESP]; Lederman, Henrique Manoel [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP]; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007-04-01)
      Background: the incidence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is increasing due to its prevalence in obesity, diabetes, and insulin-resistance syndrome. the best treatment protocol for NAFLD has not been determined. ...
    • Caloric restriction and refeeding promoted different metabolic effects in fat depots and impaired dyslipidemic profile in rats 

      Duarte, Fernanda Oliveira; Sene-Fiorese, Marcela; Manzoni, Marla Simone Jovenasso; Freitas, Laura Franco de; Cheik, Nadia Carla; Duarte, Ana Claudia Garcia de Oliveira; Nonaka, Keico Okino; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2008-02-01)
      Objective: We investigated the effects of severe caloric restriction and refeeding with a high-fat diet on lipid uptake by visceral adipose fat and lipid profile in rats.Methods: Rats were assigned to six groups: a chow ...
    • Effects of a ferment soy product on the adipocyte area reduction and dyslipidemia control in hypercholesterolemic adult male rats 

      Cheik, Nadia Carla; Rossi, Elizeu Antonio; Guerra, Ricardo Luís Fernandes; Tenorio, Neuli Maria; Nascimento, Claudia Maria da Penha Oller do [UNIFESP]; Viana, Fabiana Pavan; Manzoni, Marla Simone Jovenasso; Carlos, Iracilda Zeponne; Silva, Patricia Leao da; Vendramini, Regina Celia; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2008-12-16)
      Background: Available data on the effects of a fermented soy product enriched with Enterococcus faecium and Lactobacillus Jugurti on circulating lipids and adiposity are not completely settled. This study aimed to observe ...
    • Factor analysis of metabolic syndrome components in severely obese girls and boys 

      Lafortuna, C. L.; Adorni, F.; Agosti, Fiorenza; De Col, Alessandra; Zennaro, R.; Caranti, Danielle Arisa [UNIFESP]; Sartorio, Alessandro (Editrice Kurtis S R L, 2009-06-01)
      Aims and methods: Factor analysis is a multivariate correlation technique frequently employed to characterise the aggregation of abnormalities underlying the metabolic syndrome (MS), but scarcely used in obese adolescents. ...
    • Quality of life in Brazilian obese adolescents: effects of a long-term multidisciplinary lifestyle therapy 

      Lofrano-Prado, Mara Cristina [UNIFESP]; Antunes, Hanna Karen Moreira [UNIFESP]; Prado, Wagner Luiz do; Piano, Aline de [UNIFESP]; Caranti, Danielle Arisa [UNIFESP]; Tock, Lian [UNIFESP]; Carnier, June [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP]; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2009-07-03)
      Background: Obesity has adverse physical, social, and economic consequences that can negatively affect quality of life (QOL). Thus the aim of this study was to verify the effects of a long-term multidisciplinary lifestyle ...
    • Effect of a beverage fortified with evaporated sugarcane juice on hemoglobin levels in preschool children 

      Arcanjo, Francisco Placido Nogueira [UNIFESP]; Pinto, Vicente de Paulo Teixeira; Arcanjo, Maria R.; Amici, Márcia R.; Amancio, Olga Maria Silverio [UNIFESP] (Pan Amer Health Organization, 2009-10-01)
      The study objective was to measure the effect of consumption of a beverage mixed with a high-iron sweetener (evaporated sugarcane juice known as rapadura) on hemoglobin levels in preschool children, and to compare it with ...
    • Negative correlation between neuropeptide Y/agouti-related protein concentration and adiponectinemia in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease obese adolescents submitted to a long-term interdisciplinary therapy 

      Piano, Aline de [UNIFESP]; Tock, Lian [UNIFESP]; Carnier, June [UNIFESP]; Oyama, Lila Missae [UNIFESP]; Nascimento, Claudia Maria da Penha Oller do [UNIFESP]; Comparoni, Aniella [UNIFESP]; Foschini, Denis [UNIFESP]; Sanches, Priscila de Lima [UNIFESP]; Ernandes, Regina M. Y. [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2010-05-01)
      The complexity pathogenesis in the nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) involves an interplay between adipokines and neuroendocrine regulation of energy balance, including the role of neuropeptide Y (NPY)/agouti-related ...
    • Nutritional composition, assessed by chemical analyses, of prepared foods available for primary-school children: a comparison of public and private schools 

      Weber, Márcia Lopes [UNIFESP]; Morais, Tania Beninga de [UNIFESP] (Cambridge Univ Press, 2010-11-01)
      Objective: To assess the nutritional quality of prepared foods available to primary-school children.Design: Prepared foods available in a public and private school were sampled daily for 4 weeks (a total of forty-five ...
    • Improvement in HOMA-IR is an independent predictor of reduced carotid intima-media thickness in obese adolescents participating in an interdisciplinary weight-loss program 

      Sanches, Priscila de Lima [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP]; Elias, Natalia; Fonseca, Francisco Antonio Helfenstein [UNIFESP]; Piano, Aline de [UNIFESP]; Carnier, June [UNIFESP]; Oyama, Lila Missae [UNIFESP]; Tock, Lian [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Nature Publishing Group, 2011-02-01)
      The aim of this study was to verify whether a 1-year interdisciplinary weight-loss program improved common carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT) and whether insulin resistance and/or inflammation (as measured by the ...
    • Alterations in Downstream Mediators Involved in Central Control of Eating Behavior in Obese Adolescents Submitted to a Multidisciplinary Therapy 

      Prado, Wagner Luiz do [UNIFESP]; Oyama, Lila Missae [UNIFESP]; Lofrano-Prado, Mara Cristina [UNIFESP]; Piano, Aline de [UNIFESP]; Stella, Sérgio Garcia [UNIFESP]; Nascimento, Claudia Maria da Penha Oller do [UNIFESP]; Carnier, June [UNIFESP]; Caranti, Danielle Arisa [UNIFESP]; Tock, Lian [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP]; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2011-09-01)
      Objective: the aim of this study was to verify the effects of a multidisciplinary therapy (24 weeks) on neurohormonal control of food intake, specifically in orexigenic (total ghrelin, agouti-related protein [AgRP], ...
    • The Role of Pro-inflammatory and Anti-inflammatory Adipokines on Exercise-Induced Bronchospasm in Obese Adolescents Undergoing Treatment 

      Silva, Patricia Leao da [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP]; Cheik, Nadia Carla; Sanches, Priscila Lima [UNIFESP]; Piano, Aline de [UNIFESP]; Corgosinho, Flavia Campos [UNIFESP]; Campos, Raquel Munhoz da Silveira [UNIFESP]; Carnier, June [UNIFESP]; Inoue, Daniela [UNIFESP]; Nascimento, Claudia Maria da Penha Oller do [UNIFESP]; Oyama, Lila Missae [UNIFESP]; Tock, Lian [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Daedalus Enterprises Inc, 2012-04-01)
      BACKGROUND: Recent studies have demonstrated a greater prevalence in exercise-induced bronchospasm (EIB) in obese adolescents. However, the role of pro-/anti-inflammatory adipokines and the repercussions of obesity treatment ...
    • The Role of PAI-1 and Adiponectin on the Inflammatory State and Energy Balance in Obese Adolescents with Metabolic Syndrome 

      Corgosinho, Flavia Campos [UNIFESP]; Piano, Aline de [UNIFESP]; Sanches, Priscila de Lima [UNIFESP]; Campos, Raquel Munhoz da Silveira [UNIFESP]; Silva, Patricia Leao da [UNIFESP]; Carnier, June [UNIFESP]; Oyama, Lila Missae [UNIFESP]; Tock, Lian [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP]; Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2012-06-01)
      Obesity is a chronic inflammatory disease and is considered a risk factor for metabolic syndrome. in this study, 57 obese adolescents with and without metabolic syndrome underwent 1 year of weight loss therapy. At baseline, ...
    • Early determinants of overweight and obesity at 5 years old in preschoolers from inner of Minas Gerais, Brazil 

      Nobre, Luciana Neri; Silva, Kellen Cristine; Ferreira, Sofia Emanuelle de Castro [UNIFESP]; Moreira, Lidiane Lopes; Lessa, Angelina do Carmo; Lamounier, Joel Alves; Franceschini, Sylvia do Carmo Castro (Aula Medica Ediciones, 2013-05-01)
      Introduction: Brazil is experiencing a nutritional transition characterized by a reduction in the prevalence of nutritional deficits and an increase in overweight and obesity, not only in adults but also in children and ...
    • Aerobic plus resistance training was more effective in improving the visceral adiposity, metabolic profile and inflammatory markers than aerobic training in obese adolescents 

      Dâmaso, Ana Raimunda [UNIFESP]; Campos, Raquel Munhoz da Silveira [UNIFESP]; Caranti, Danielle Arisa [UNIFESP]; Piano, Aline de [UNIFESP]; Fisberg, Mauro [UNIFESP]; Foschini, Denis [UNIFESP]; Sanches, Priscila de Lima [UNIFESP]; Tock, Lian; Lederman, Henrique Manoel [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP] (Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2014-01-01)
      The purpose of this study was to determine whether aerobic plus resistance training (AT + RT) is more effective than aerobic training (AT) at reducing inflammatory markers and cardiovascular risk in obese adolescents. A ...