Gerardo Rodríguez Martínez

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OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to examine if there were differences in the assessment of the nutritional status between values of bioelectric impedance (BI) measured in the morning (08:30) and in the afternoon (17:00). PATIENTS AND METHODS We have studied 30 boys between 6.5 and 10.9 years of age. Weight, stature, skinfold thickness and total body(More)
INTRODUCTION Maternal nutritional status is an important factor of adequate intrauterine growth and neonatal weight. The aim of this study is to evaluate the relationship between pre-gestational BMI (Body Mass Index) and breastfeeding duration, as well as infant anthropometric measurements during their first six months of life. MATERIALS AND METHODS(More)
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVE Population standards of intrauterine growth are necessary to evaluate if the newborn has grown well, if their nutritional conditions are appropriate and to identify groups at risk as those small for gestational age (SGA). Differences in the number of SGA newborns identified, depending on the standard applied, have been analyzed in(More)
OBJECTIVES To study the current prevalence of breastfeeding (BF) in Aragon (Spain) during the first 12 months of life, and analyse its demographic, perinatal and social influential factors. MATERIAL AND METHODS Obstetric, perinatal and feeding aspects were evaluated in a longitudinal and observational study, in a representative cohort of infant population(More)
serı́a informar, de los resultados agregados, precisamente lo que queda claro en la versión en inglés de la Declaración y que, desgraciadamente, no ocurre en la versión en español. Hay que resaltar, no obstante, que en algún tipo de estudios es lógico informar a los participantes, además de los resultados agregados, de sus resultados individuales como, por(More)
INTRODUCTION One in every four women smoke at the beginning of the pregnancy in Spain; of these, 25-50% give up smoking during gestation and most of them smoke again after childbirth. Maternal smoking has harmful effects on babies, such as low birth-weight with its resulting morbidity. The objective of this study is to compare the anthropometric and(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine whether there is a significant difference between anthropometric measurements of prepubertal children and the measurements of another sample with similar characteristics, studied fifteen years ago. MATERIAL AND METHODS We studied 859 children, 453 males and 406 females, from the age of 5.0 to 10.0 years. Weight, height, arm(More)
BACKGROUND Malnutrition among hospitalized patients has clinical implications, and interest has arisen to find screening tools able to identify subjects under risk. At present, there is no consensus about the most suitable nutrition screening tool for pediatric patients. AIM To validate STAMP (Screening Tool for the Assessment of Malnutrition in(More)
Clinical practice guidelines are an important tool for improving healthcare. In recent years there has been accumulating evidence on the impact of nutritional supplementation with probiotics in the very low birth weight infants. With no uniformity in microorganisms and strains used. The Spanish Neonatology Society (SENeo), through its Nutrition and(More)