Eduardo Maffini da Rosa

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BACKGROUND Clinical and epidemiological studies have demonstrated a strong association between eating habits and chronic diseases, particularly cardiovascular events, although not all the mechanisms of action are understood. OBJECTIVE To describe and analyze the cardiovascular risk (CVR) in vegetarians and omnivores residing in Greater Vitória, State of(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess whether the intima-media thickness of the common carotid artery of patients with coronary artery disease is greater than that of individuals without that disease. METHODS Case-control prospective study of prevalence assessing the thickness of the intima and media layers of 29 patients with coronary artery disease and 29 individuals(More)
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2. Lauer RM, Clarke WR, Witt J. Childhood risk factors for high adult blood pressure: the Muscatine Study. Pediatrics. 1989;84(4):633-41. 3. Rosa ML, Mesquita ET, da Rocha ER, Fonseca V de M. Body mass index and waist circumference as markers of arterial hypertension in adolescents. Arq Bras Cardiol. 2007;88(5):573-8. Referencias Detección de Hipertensión(More)