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Vitamin D insufficiency/deficiency and its association with cardiometabolic risk factors in Brazilian adolescents.
A high proportion of adolescents presenting insufficiency/vitamin D deficiency was ssociated with cardiometabolic risk factors, and an evident relationship between the three indicators involved in overweight assessed in this study BMI, WC and AGR was revealed.
Variants RS1544410 and RS2228570 of the vitamin D receptor gene and glycemic levels in adolescents from Northeast Brazil.
This study showed a significant relation of glycemia with the distribution of rs1544410 polymorphism genotypes, and adolescents from the Northeast region of Brazil had a greater chance of blood glucose below the median.
Association of hematology profile with serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D and Bsml polimorphism in community-dwelling older adults
O presente estudo encontrou associacao entre as concentracoes sericas de vitamina D e as de hematocrito e hemoglobina nos idosos analisados, quando os sujeitos foram categorizados quanto a presenca ou nao de anemia.
Development and content validity of an instrument for assessing the motivation for weight loss in adolescents with overweight and obesity
This is the first instrument assessing the motivation for weight loss in adolescents with overweight and obesity in Brazil and the content validity evaluation by the panel of experts provided more practical relevance, as well as contributed to a better presentation of the items.
Neck Circumference and Lipid Profile in Adolescents with Overweight/Obesity
4.Pitanga FJG. Antropometria na avaliação da obesidade abdominal e risco coronariano. Rev bras cineantropom desempenho hum 2011 Jan;13(3):238-24
Cardiometabolic risk factors and hypovitaminosis D in adolescents with overweight from a sunny region in northeast Brazil: A cross-sectional study.
BACKGROUND obesity can influence vitamin D levels, which in turn might be associated with cardiometabolic risk factors. OBJECTIVES this study assessed the association between 25-hydroxyvitamin D