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Pesquisa Nascer no Brasil: perfil da mortalidade neonatal e avaliação da assistência à gestante e ao recém-nascido
Estudo de coorte sobre a mortalidade neonatal na pesquisa Nascer no Brasil, com entrevista e avaliacao de prontuarios de 23.940 puerperas entre fevereiro de 2011 e outubro de 2012. Utilizou-seExpand
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Birth in Brazil survey: neonatal mortality, pregnancy and childbirth quality of care.
This study examined neonatal deaths in the live-births cohort in the Birth in Brazil survey, which interviewed and examined medical records of 23,940 mothers from February 2011 to October 2012.Expand
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Risk factors associated with asymptomatic infection by Leishmania chagasi in north-east Brazil.
Various factors have been associated with a predisposition to the development of clinical American visceral leishmaniasis (AVL). However, little information is available about the factors thatExpand
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Neonatal near miss in the Birth in Brazil survey.
This study used data from the Birth in Brazil survey, a nationwide hospital-based study of 24,197 postpartum women and their newborns, collected between February 2011 and July 2012. A three-stageExpand
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Mild but not light or severe food insecurity is associated with obesity among Brazilian women.
Our aim was to determine whether food insecurity was associated with a higher prevalence of obesity in a large random sample of Brazilian women of reproductive age. The data were derived from the 3rdExpand
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Hepatitis B Infection Is Associated with Asymptomatic Malaria in the Brazilian Amazon
Background Areas that are endemic for malaria are also highly endemic for hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. Nevertheless, it is unknown whether HBV infection modifies the clinical presentation ofExpand
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Consumo alimentar de escolares das redes pública e privada de ensino em São Luís, Maranhão
OBJETIVO: Avaliar o consumo alimentar de 570 escolares de 9 a 16 anos das redes publica e privada de ensino, em Sao Luis (MA), matriculados da 4a a 8a series, em 2005. METODOS: Os dados de consumoExpand
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Trends in prenatal care use and low birthweight in southeast Brazil.
OBJECTIVES We investigated trends in prenatal care use and its association with low birthweight in a developing country. METHODS We examined data from 2 southeast Brazilian cohort surveys, 1Expand
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Cesarean Section Is Associated with Increased Peripheral and Central Adiposity in Young Adulthood: Cohort Study
Background Cesarean section (CS) has been associated with obesity, measured by body mass index (BMI), in some studies. It has been hypothesized that this association, if causal, might be explained byExpand
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Added sugars and periodontal disease in young adults: an analysis of NHANES III data.
BACKGROUND Added sugar consumption seems to trigger a hyperinflammatory state and may result in visceral adiposity, dyslipidemia, and insulin resistance. These conditions are risk factors forExpand
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