Marcelo Fernandes Capilheira

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BACKGROUND Excessive crying in early infancy has been associated with behavioural problems among preschool children from high income countries but studies in low income and middle income countries are scarce. METHODS The 2004 Pelotas Birth Cohort is a population-based study planned to enrol all live births occurring in Pelotas that year and comprises 4231(More)
The scope of this study was to verify the prevalence and associated factors of self-reported health status as regular/bad. A cross-sectional, population-based study was conducted in Pelotas. The sample size comprised 820 adolescents, 2715 adults and 385 elderly. Self-reported health status was investigated via the question: "How do you rate your health?"(More)
2767 Risk factors for chronic non-communicable diseases and the CARMEN Initiative: a population-based study in the South of Brazil Fatores de risco para doenças crônicas não-transmissíveis e a Iniciativa CARMEN: estudo de base populacional no sul do Brasil Abstract The CARMEN Initiative is a strategy of the Pan American Health Organization and the World(More)
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