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Comportamiento epidemiológico de la glicemia alterada en ayuno y características metabólicas de los individuos adultos de las parroquias urbanas de la ciudad de Cuenca- Ecuador 2014
Introduccion: La Diabetes Mellitus es una de las enfermedades con mayor prevalencia a nivel mundial, siendo la prediabetes o glicemia alterada en ayuno (GAA) la que precede a esta. El objetivo deExpand
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AMPK as Target for Intervention in Childhood and Adolescent Obesity
Childhood obesity is a major worldwide health problem. Intervention programs to ameliorate the rate of obesity have been designed and implemented; yet the epidemic has no end near in sight.Expand
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International Physical Activity Questionnaire Overestimation is Ameliorated by Individual Analysis of the Scores
Sedentarism is considered a risk factor for coronary heart disease and death from any cardiovascular disease. The International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) assesses physical activity inExpand
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Anthropometric Predictors for Multiple Risk Factor Aggregation in Adults from Maracaibo City
Context and Objective: There are several anthropometric measures that are useful for diagnosis obesity and also are related to the development of different cardiovascular risk factors. The purpose ofExpand
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Diabetes mellitus tipo 1 y factores ambientales: La gran emboscada
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM) is one of the most studied pathologies to date, not only due to the elevating incidence but also because it is being diagnosed at even earlier ages. T1DM is anExpand
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Coronary Risk Estimation According to the Framingham-Wilson Score: Epidemiologic Behavior of Innovative Cardio Metabolic Risk Factors in the Maracaibo City
Coronary Risk Estimation According to the Framingham- Wilson Score: Epidemiologic Behavior of Innovative Cardio Metabolic Risk Factors in the Maracaibo City   The adaptation of the coronary riskExpand
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Optimal cutoff for the evaluation of insulin resistance through triglyceride-glucose index: A cross-sectional study in a Venezuelan population.
Background: Insulin resistance (IR) evaluation is a fundamental goal in clinical and epidemiological research. However, the most widely used methods are difficult to apply to populations with lowExpand
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La circunferencia abdominal elevada: un fenotipo asociado a múltiples factores de riesgo cardiovascular. Cumbe-Ecuador
Introduccion: La circunferencia abdominal surge comouna medicion antropometrica de facil utilizacion y altopoder predictivo del tejido adiposo visceral, no obstante,su comportamiento epidemiologicoExpand
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