Vivian C Luft

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Role of enteral nutrition in the incidence of diarrhea among hospitalized adult patients
    Vivian Cristine Luft
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Nutrition 24:528-35. 2008
  2. pmc Chronic inflammation role in the obesity-diabetes association: a case-cohort study
    Vivian C Luft
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 5:31. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Validation of a new method developed to measure the height of adult patients in bed
    Vivian C Luft
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Nutr Clin Pract 23:424-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of use and potential impact of increased use of primary care interventions to prevent cardiovascular hospitalizations in patients with diabetes
    Vivian Cristine Luft
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Ramiro Barcelos, 2400, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 85:328-34. 2009
  5. pmc Dipeptidyl peptidase IV and incident diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Vivian C Luft
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grandedo Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Diabetes Care 33:1109-11. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint [Individual outpatient care versus group education programs. Which leads to greater change in dietary and physical activity habits for obese children?]
    Elza D de Mello
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Porto Alegre, RS
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 80:468-74. 2004

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Role of enteral nutrition in the incidence of diarrhea among hospitalized adult patients
    Vivian Cristine Luft
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Nutrition 24:528-35. 2008
    ..This study examined the risk of diarrhea as a result of providing enteral nutrition in the hospital setting, adjusting for other clinical and therapeutic factors...
  2. pmc Chronic inflammation role in the obesity-diabetes association: a case-cohort study
    Vivian C Luft
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 5:31. 2013
    ..Chronic inflammation is related to both obesity and diabetes. Our aim was to investigate to what extent this inflammation contributes to the association between obesity and diabetes...
  3. doi request reprint Validation of a new method developed to measure the height of adult patients in bed
    Vivian C Luft
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Nutr Clin Pract 23:424-8. 2008
    ..We present the performance of a new instrument developed to measure the height of patients in bed (Luft Ruler)...
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of use and potential impact of increased use of primary care interventions to prevent cardiovascular hospitalizations in patients with diabetes
    Vivian Cristine Luft
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Ramiro Barcelos, 2400, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 85:328-34. 2009
    ..To estimate the reduction in hospitalizations due to cardiovascular complications of diabetes which could result from greater use of interventions of known effectiveness in a primary health care setting...
  5. pmc Dipeptidyl peptidase IV and incident diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Vivian C Luft
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grandedo Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Diabetes Care 33:1109-11. 2010
    ..Dipeptidyl peptidase IV (DPP-IV) is not only important in beta-cell function but also has proinflammatory actions. We aimed to investigate whether it could act as a link between low-grade chronic inflammation and diabetes...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Individual outpatient care versus group education programs. Which leads to greater change in dietary and physical activity habits for obese children?]
    Elza D de Mello
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Porto Alegre, RS
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 80:468-74. 2004
    ..To compare two strategies for childhood obesity management: ambulatory assistance (individual) and educational program (in group)...