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Worldwide trends in blood pressure from 1975 to 2015: a pooled analysis of 1479 population-based measurement studies with 19·1 million participants
Summary Background Raised blood pressure is an important risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and chronic kidney disease. We estimated worldwide trends in mean systolic and mean diastolic bloodExpand
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Trends in adult body-mass index in 200 countries from 1975 to 2014: a pooled analysis of 1698 population-based measurement studies with 19·2 million participants
BACKGROUND Underweight and severe and morbid obesity are associated with highly elevated risks of adverse health outcomes. We estimated trends in mean body-mass index (BMI), which characterises itsExpand
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Growth impairment of children with different types of lip and palate clefts in the first 2 years of life: a cross-sectional study.
OBJECTIVE To analyze the differences in growth impairment according to sex in the 2 first years of life in children with three types of clefts. METHODS This was a cross-sectional study of 881Expand
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Cesarean delivery is associated with an increased risk of obesity in adulthood in a Brazilian birth cohort study.
BACKGROUND Obesity is epidemic worldwide, and increases in cesarean delivery rates have occurred in parallel. OBJECTIVE This study aimed to determine whether cesarean delivery is a risk factor forExpand
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Consumo de substâncias psicoativas por adolescentes escolares de Ribeirão Preto, SP (Brasil): II - Distribuição do consumo por classes sociais
INTRODUCAO: Varios estudos epidemiologicos sobre o consumo de substâncias psicoativas tem incluido em suas analises a avaliacao da influencia do contexto social nos niveis de prevalencia desseExpand
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Clinical experience with infants with Robin sequence: a prospective study.
OBJECTIVE To study the clinical course of patients with Robin sequence (RS) during the first 6 months of life. DESIGN A longitudinal prospective study of children with RS. SETTING Hospital deExpand
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Consumo de substâncias psicoativas por adolescentes escolares de Ribeirão Preto, SP (Brasil). I - Prevalência do consumo por sexo, idade e tipo de substância
INTRODUCAO: A preocupacao suscitada quanto ao consumo de substâncias psicoativas pelos adolescentes tem mobilizado grandes esforcos em todo o mundo na producao de conhecimento sobre este fenomeno.Expand
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Normal Weight Obesity Is Associated with Metabolic Syndrome and Insulin Resistance in Young Adults from a Middle-Income Country
Objective This population-based birth cohort study examined whether normal weight obesity is associated with metabolic disorders in young adults in a middle-income country undergoing rapid nutritionExpand
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Etiopathogenesis of isolated Robin sequence.
OBJECTIVE To investigate the etiopathogenesis of isolated Robin sequence. DESIGN A longitudinal and prospective study of children with isolated Robin sequence and no other associated syndromes orExpand
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Polymorphisms of xenobiotic metabolizing enzymes and DNA repair genes and outcome in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
The interindividual variation in the activity of xenobiotic metabolizing enzymes and DNA repair genes could modify an individual's risk of recurrent malignancy and response to therapy. WeExpand
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