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Consumo alimentar de micronutrientes entre pré-escolares no domicílio e em escolas de educação infantil do município de Caxias do Sul (RS)
(Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas, 2011-04-01)
OBJECTIVE: This study assessed the adequacy of preschool children's dietary micronutrient intake at home and in public and private kindergartens. METHODS: This cross-sectional study done in 2007 included 362 preschool ...
Quociente de inteligência de crianças e adolescentes obesos através da escala Wechsler
(Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, 1996-02-01)
The intellectual characteristics of 65 obese children and adolescents (weight for height ³140% ), aged 8 to 13 years and 11 months, were compared to those of 35 eutrophic children and adolescents (weight for height ...
Excesso de peso de escolares em região do Nordeste Brasileiro: contraste entre as redes de ensino pública e privada
(Instituto de Medicina Integral Prof. Fernando Figueira, 2007-12-01)
OBJECTIVES: to determine the prevalence of excess weight in schoolchildren from the city of Natal. METHODS: transversal study with 1927 children aged 6-11 from public and private schools in different zones in the city of ...
Enrichment of iron and folic acid: the real need and the dangers of this initiative
(Associação Brasileira de Hematologia e Hemoterapia e Terapia Celular, 2011-01-01)
Metabolic syndrome, dyslipidemia, hypertension and type 2 diabetes in youth: from diagnosis to treatment
(Biomed Central Ltd, 2010-08-18)
Overweight and obesity in youth is a worldwide public health problem. Overweight and obesity in childhood and adolescents have a substantial effect upon many systems, resulting in clinical conditions such as metabolic ...
Sleep terrors antecedent is common in adolescents with migraine
(Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2013-02-01)
Migraines and sleep terrors (STs) are highly prevalent disorders with striking similarities. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of the antecedent of STs by comparing adolescents suffering from migraines with ...
Body mass index percentiles in adolescents of the city of São Paulo, Brazil, and their comparison with international parameters
(Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2010-03-01)
OBJECTIVE: To describe the percentile distribution of body mass index (BMI) in school adolescents, by gender and age, comparing them with international parameters. SUBJECTS AND METHODS: The study included 8,020 adolescents ...
Densidade mineral óssea, composição corporal e ingestão alimentar de adolescentes modelos de passarela
(Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria, 2009-12-01)
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the bone mineral density (BMD) and to relate it to the food intake and body composition of adolescent runway models. METHODS: Cross-sectional study evaluating 33 models and 33 non-models aged from ...
Comparação do desempenho de pré-escolares, mediante teste de desenvolvimento de Denver, antes e após intervenção nutricional
(Associação Médica Brasileira, 1997-06-01)
Psychomotor and development analysis must be emphasized when studying institutionalized children. Many previous investigations have been showing deleterious effects of day care centers over developmental performance in ...
Nutritional assessment and surgical risk makers in children submitted to cardiac surgery
(Associação Paulista de Medicina - APM, 1995-02-01)
In order to assess the nutritional status of children with heart diseases and to evaluate nutritional parameters for predicting postoperative complications, 50 children undergoing to cardiac surgery and classified in high ...