Alex Antonio Florindo

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc Physical activity counseling in primary health care in Brazil: a national study on prevalence and associated factors
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Public Health 13:794. 2013
  2. pmc Practice of walking and its association with perceived environment among elderly Brazilians living in a region of low socioeconomic level
    Emanuel P Salvador
    School of Public Health Department of Nutrition University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:67. 2010
  3. ncbi Perception of the environment and practice of physical activity by adults in a low socioeconomic area
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Escola de Artes, Ciências e Humanidades, Universidade de Sao Paulo, R Arlindo Béttio 1000, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 45:302-10. 2011
  4. ncbi [Methodology to evaluation the habitual physical activity in men aged 50 years or more]
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 38:307-14. 2004
  5. ncbi Leisure time physical activity prevents accumulation of central fat in HIV/AIDS subjects on highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int J STD AIDS 18:692-6. 2007
  6. ncbi [Development and validation of a physical activity assessment questionnaire for adolescents]
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Escola de Artes, Ciências e Humanidades, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Avenida Arlindo Bettio 1000, 03828 000 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 40:802-9. 2006
  7. ncbi [Validation of methods for estimating HIV/AIDS patients' body fat]
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 38:643-9. 2004
  8. ncbi Validity and reliability of the Baecke questionnaire for the evaluation of habitual physical activity among people living with HIV/AIDS
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:535-41. 2006
  9. ncbi Dietary intake of Brazilian black and white men and its relationship to the bone mineral density of the femoral neck
    Patricia Constante Jaime
    Heliopolis Hospital, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Avenida Dr Arnaldo 715, CEP 01246 904, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 124:267-70. 2006
  10. ncbi Practice of physical activities and associated factors in adults, Brazil, 2006
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Escola de Artes, Ciências e Humanidades, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil afl
    Rev Saude Publica 43:65-73. 2009

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  1. pmc Physical activity counseling in primary health care in Brazil: a national study on prevalence and associated factors
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Public Health 13:794. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and correlates of physical activity counseling among physicians and nurses working in primary health care in Brazil...
  2. pmc Practice of walking and its association with perceived environment among elderly Brazilians living in a region of low socioeconomic level
    Emanuel P Salvador
    School of Public Health Department of Nutrition University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:67. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  3. ncbi Perception of the environment and practice of physical activity by adults in a low socioeconomic area
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Escola de Artes, Ciências e Humanidades, Universidade de Sao Paulo, R Arlindo Béttio 1000, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 45:302-10. 2011
    ..To analyze the association between practice of physical activity and the perception of the community environment among adults...
  4. ncbi [Methodology to evaluation the habitual physical activity in men aged 50 years or more]
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 38:307-14. 2004
    ..To describe the methodology for evaluating habitual physical activity that was adopted for a survey among the male population utilizing a questionnaire validated earlier...
  5. ncbi Leisure time physical activity prevents accumulation of central fat in HIV/AIDS subjects on highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int J STD AIDS 18:692-6. 2007
    ..65; Pmodel<0.001), and LTPA was in the limit of the significance with WHR (beta=-0.005; Pvariable=0.073; r2(adjusted)=0.41; Pmodel<0.001). Physical activity contributed towards preventing fat accumulation in HIV/AIDS subjects...
  6. ncbi [Development and validation of a physical activity assessment questionnaire for adolescents]
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Escola de Artes, Ciências e Humanidades, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Avenida Arlindo Bettio 1000, 03828 000 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 40:802-9. 2006
    ..To develop a physical activity questionnaire aimed at Brazilian adolescents and to assess its validity and reproducibility...
  7. ncbi [Validation of methods for estimating HIV/AIDS patients' body fat]
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 38:643-9. 2004
    ..Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) and computed tomography of the abdomen (CTA) were used as the gold standard...
  8. ncbi Validity and reliability of the Baecke questionnaire for the evaluation of habitual physical activity among people living with HIV/AIDS
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:535-41. 2006
    ..Results show that the Baecke questionnaire is valid for the evaluation of habitual physical activity among people living with HIV/AIDS...
  9. ncbi Dietary intake of Brazilian black and white men and its relationship to the bone mineral density of the femoral neck
    Patricia Constante Jaime
    Heliopolis Hospital, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Avenida Dr Arnaldo 715, CEP 01246 904, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 124:267-70. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between calcium, protein and energy intake and the bone mineral density of the femoral neck in Brazilian black and white men...
  10. ncbi Practice of physical activities and associated factors in adults, Brazil, 2006
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    Escola de Artes, Ciências e Humanidades, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil afl
    Rev Saude Publica 43:65-73. 2009
    ..To estimate the prevalence of physical activity practice in adults and its association with sociodemographic and environmental factors...
  11. ncbi Epidemiology of leisure, transportation, occupational, and household physical activity: prevalence and associated factors
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    School of Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Phys Act Health 6:625-32. 2009
    ..To estimate the prevalence of and identify factors associated with physical activity in leisure, transportation, occupational, and household settings...
  12. ncbi Central obesity and dietary intake in HIV/AIDS patients
    Patricia Constante Jaime
    Departamento de Nutricao, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 40:634-40. 2006
    ..To assess the association between dietary intake and central obesity among people living with HIV/AIDS and receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy...
  13. ncbi Factors associated with physical inactivity in transportation in Brazilian adults living in a low socioeconomic area
    Thiago Herick Sa
    Dept of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Phys Act Health 10:856-62. 2013
    ..Physical inactivity in transportation is negatively related to many health outcomes. However, little is known about the correlates of this condition among people living in regions of low socioeconomic level...
  14. ncbi Perception of the environment and leisure-time physical activity in the elderly
    Emanuel Péricles Salvador
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Nutrição, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Rua Luiz Alberto Martins 240, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:972-80. 2009
    ..To analyze the association between leisure-time physical activity and perception of the environment in the elderly...
  15. ncbi Physical activity and its relationship with perceived environment among adults living in a region of low socioeconomic level
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    School of Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Phys Act Health 10:563-71. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between perceived environment and physical activity among adults living in the city of São Paulo, Brazil...
  16. ncbi [Validity of indicators of physical activity and sedentariness obtained by telephone survey]
    Carlos Augusto Monteiro
    Núcleo de Pesquisas Epidemiológicas em Nutrição e Saúde, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 42:575-81. 2008
    ..To assess the reliability and validity of indicators of physical activity and sedentariness obtained by means of a telephone-based surveillance system...
  17. ncbi [Determining of body mass index in adolescents from public schools in Piracicaba, São Paulo State]
    Alexandre Romero
    Departamento de Nutricao, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP
    Cien Saude Colet 15:141-9. 2010
    ..Thus, it is important to improve these methods and adopt them in further studies...
  18. ncbi [Surveillance of risk factors for chronic diseases through telephone interviews]
    Carlos Augusto Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição NUPENS ESP, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Av Dr Arnaldo 715, 01246 904 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 39:47-57. 2005
    ..To describe methods and initial findings of a surveillance system of risk factors for chronic non-communicable diseases (CNCDs) based on telephone interviews...
  19. ncbi Physical activity and its relationship with perceived environment among adults living in a region of low socioeconomic level
    Alex Antonio Florindo
    School of Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Phys Act Health 10:563-71. 2013
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  20. ncbi Factors associated with physical inactivity in transportation in brazilian adults living in a low socioeconomic area
    Thiago Herick Sa
    Dept of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Phys Act Health 10:856-62. 2012
    ..This should be taken into consideration in drawing up public policies for promoting physical activity. ..