Carlos A Monteiro

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Changes in composition and appropriate nutrition of family diet in the metropolitan areas of Brazil (1988-1996)]
    C A Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidadede São Paulo São Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 34:251-8. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint [Secular trends in childhood in the city of São Paulo, Brazil (1984-1996)]
    C A Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 34:62-72. 2000
  3. pmc Income-specific trends in obesity in Brazil: 1975-2003
    Carlos A Monteiro
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Public Health 97:1808-12. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint [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
  5. ncbi request reprint Shifting obesity trends in Brazil
    C A Monteiro
    Department of Nutrition and Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Eur J Clin Nutr 54:342-6. 2000
  6. pmc Socioeconomic status and obesity in adult populations of developing countries: a review
    Carlos A Monteiro
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, and Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, Avenue Dr Arnaldo 715, São Paulo 01246 904, Brazil
    Bull World Health Organ 82:940-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint [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
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in the burden of disease due to under- and over-nutrition in the developing world
    Carlos A Monteiro
    Sao Paulo University, Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health and Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, SP, Brazil
    Forum Nutr 56:266-7. 2003
  9. pmc Population-based evidence of a strong decline in the prevalence of smokers in Brazil (1989-2003)
    Carlos Augusto Monteiro
    Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Bull World Health Organ 85:527-34. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint [Validity of food and beverage intake data 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 42:582-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint [Changes in composition and appropriate nutrition of family diet in the metropolitan areas of Brazil (1988-1996)]
    C A Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidadede São Paulo São Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 34:251-8. 2000
    ..A new family budget survey carried out in the mid-nineties in Brazil allows an update of the secular trends (1962-1988) of dietary patterns of Brazilian population living in metropolitan areas...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Secular trends in childhood in the city of São Paulo, Brazil (1984-1996)]
    C A Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 34:62-72. 2000
    ..Data from two consecutive households surveys undertaken in mid-80s and mid-90s allow to characterize and analyse secular trends in infant and child anaemia in the city of S. Paulo, Brazil...
  3. pmc Income-specific trends in obesity in Brazil: 1975-2003
    Carlos A Monteiro
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Public Health 97:1808-12. 2007
    ..We sought to update income-specific secular trends in obesity in Brazil to assess the hypothesis that the disease burden is shifting toward the poor...
  4. ncbi request reprint [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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Shifting obesity trends in Brazil
    C A Monteiro
    Department of Nutrition and Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Eur J Clin Nutr 54:342-6. 2000
    ..To describe secular trends in obesity in various settings and socio-economic groups of the adult population of Brazil...
  6. pmc Socioeconomic status and obesity in adult populations of developing countries: a review
    Carlos A Monteiro
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, and Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, Avenue Dr Arnaldo 715, São Paulo 01246 904, Brazil
    Bull World Health Organ 82:940-6. 2004
    ..A significant step in this direction was taken with the approval of the Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health by the World Health Assembly in May 2004...
  7. ncbi request reprint [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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in the burden of disease due to under- and over-nutrition in the developing world
    Carlos A Monteiro
    Sao Paulo University, Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health and Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, SP, Brazil
    Forum Nutr 56:266-7. 2003
  9. pmc Population-based evidence of a strong decline in the prevalence of smokers in Brazil (1989-2003)
    Carlos Augusto Monteiro
    Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Bull World Health Organ 85:527-34. 2007
    ..To evaluate the evolution in smoking indicators in the adult Brazilian population between 1989 and 2003...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Validity of food and beverage intake data 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 42:582-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the reproducibility and validity of data on food and beverage intake obtained by means of a telephone-based surveillance system...
  11. ncbi request reprint Causes for the decline in child under-nutrition in Brazil, 1996-2007
    Carlos Augusto Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutricao, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:35-43. 2009
    ..To describe the evolution of prevalence of under-nutrition among Brazilian underfives between 1996 and 2007, and to identify major factors responsible for this evolution...
  12. pmc Narrowing socioeconomic inequality in child stunting: the Brazilian experience, 1974-2007
    Carlos Augusto Monteiro
    School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Av Dr Arnaldo 715, Sao Paulo, 01246 904, SP, Brazil
    Bull World Health Organ 88:305-11. 2010
    ..To assess trends in the prevalence and social distribution of child stunting in Brazil to evaluate the effect of income and basic service redistribution policies implemented in that country in the recent past...
  13. ncbi request reprint A new classification of foods based on the extent and purpose of their processing
    Carlos Augusto Monteiro
    Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 26:2039-49. 2010
    ..The impact of the replacement of group 1 foods and group 2 ingredients by group 3 products on the overall quality of the diet, eating patterns and health is discussed...
  14. doi request reprint Increasing consumption of ultra-processed foods and likely impact on human health: evidence from Brazil
    Carlos Augusto Monteiro
    Núcleo de Pesquisas Epidemiológicas em Nutrição e Saúde, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brasil
    Public Health Nutr 14:5-13. 2011
    ..To assess time trends in the contribution of processed foods to food purchases made by Brazilian households and to explore the potential impact on the overall quality of the diet...
  15. ncbi request reprint Obesity and inequities in health in the developing world
    C A Monteiro
    Department of Nutrition and Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Ave Dr Arnaldo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:1181-6. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint [Evolution of socioeconomic determinants of health in childhood in the city of São Paulo, Brazil (1984-1996)]
    C A Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 34:8-12. 2000
    ..The study intends to report trends in socioeconomic determinants of child health...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Secular trends in postanal growth in the city of São Paulo, Brazil (1974-1996)]
    C A Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil e Nupens USP
    Rev Saude Publica 34:41-51. 2000
    ..Data from three household surveys undertaken in the city of S. Paulo, Brazil, from mid-80s to mid-90s allow to characterize and analyse secular trends in infant and child linear growth...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is obesity replacing or adding to undernutrition? Evidence from different social classes in Brazil
    Carlos A Monteiro
    Sao Paulo University, Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health and Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, SP, Brazil
    Public Health Nutr 5:105-12. 2002
    ..To describe time trends in under- and overnutrition in different regional and income strata of the child and adult population of Brazil...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Secular trends in birth weight in the city of São Paulo, Brazil (1976-1998)]
    C A Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 34:26-40. 2000
    ..Paulo, Brazil...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Evolution of maternal and child health care in São Paulo (1984-1996)]
    C A Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 34:19-25. 2000
    ..Paulo, Brazil, made possible to establish time trends of several child health determinants and indicators as well as to analyse the relationships among them. The study intends to report trends in maternal and child health care...
  21. ncbi request reprint [The changing relationship between education and risk of obesity in Brazil (1975-1997)]
    Carlos Augusto Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutricao, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, 01246 904, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 19:S67-75. 2003
    ..The main potential implications of these findings are for public health...
  22. ncbi request reprint Independent effects of income and education on the risk of obesity in the Brazilian adult population
    C A Monteiro
    University of Sao Paulo, Department of Nutrition and Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, School of Public Health, Ave Dr Amaldo, 715 01246 904 São Paulo, Brazil
    J Nutr 131:881S-886S. 2001
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint [Evolution of environmental determinants of health in childhood in the city of São Paulo, Brazil]
    C A Monteiro
    Departamento de Nutrição da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 34:13-8. 2000
    ..The study intends to report trends in environmental determinants of child health...
  24. pmc The burden of disease from undernutrition and overnutrition in countries undergoing rapid nutrition transition: a view from Brazil
    Carlos A Monteiro
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of São Paulo and the Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Public Health 94:433-4. 2004
    ..In 1997, Brazilian low-income women were significantly more susceptible than high-income women to both underweight and obesity...
  25. pmc Sugar-sweetened beverage taxes in Brazil
    Rafael M Claro
    Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Public Health 102:178-83. 2012
    ..We investigated whether taxing sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) would improve the diets of households in Brazil...
  26. doi request reprint Patterns of food acquisition in Brazilian households and associated factors: a population-based survey
    Dirce M Marchioni
    Núcleo de Pesquisas Epidemiológicas em Nutrição e Saúde, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Av Dr Arnaldo 715, Cerqueira Cesar, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Public Health Nutr 14:1586-92. 2011
    ..To identify food acquisition patterns in Brazil and relate them to the sociodemographic characteristics of the household...
  27. ncbi request reprint Body mass index cutoff points for evaluation of nutritional status in Brazilian children and adolescents
    Wolney L Conde
    Departamento de Nutricao, Universidade de Sao Paulo USP, Av Dr Arnaldo 715, CEP 01246 904 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 82:266-72. 2006
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint A descriptive epidemiology of leisure-time physical activity in Brazil, 1996-1997
    Carlos A Monteiro
    University of Sao Paulo, School of Public Health and Center for Epidemiological Research in Health and Nutrition, Department of Nutrition, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 14:246-54. 2003
    ..To describe the prevalence, frequency, type, motivation for, and demographic and socioeconomic distribution of leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) among adults in Brazil...
  29. pmc Wheezing conditions in early childhood: prevalence and risk factors in the city of São Paulo, Brazil
    Maria Helena D Benício
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Avenue Dr Arnaldo 715, 01246 904, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Bull World Health Organ 82:516-22. 2004
    ..To investigate the prevalence and risk factors for wheezing disorders in early childhood in São Paulo, Brazil, the largest metropolitan area of South America...
  30. doi request reprint International differences in cost and consumption of ready-to-consume food and drink products: United Kingdom and Brazil, 2008-2009
    Jean Claude Moubarac
    Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Glob Public Health 8:845-56. 2013
    ..7%), whereas their cost relative to the rest of the diet was 43% lower. The lower the relative cost of ready-to-consume products in the UK (compared with Brazil), the higher their relative consumption (R(2)=0.38, p<0.01). ..
  31. pmc The impact of transnational "big food" companies on the South: a view from Brazil
    Carlos A Monteiro
    Center for Epidemiological Studies in Health and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS Med 9:e1001252. 2012
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Overweight exceeds underweight among women in most developing countries
    Michelle A Mendez
    Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 3997, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:714-21. 2005
    ..It is generally believed that overweight is less prevalent than undernutrition in the developing world, particularly in rural areas, and that it is concentrated in higher socioeconomic status (SES) groups...
  33. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the independent effects of income on the risk of obesity
    Mduduzi N N Mbuya
    J Nutr 135:2496. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint What Brazil is doing to promote healthy diets and active lifestyles
    Denise Coitinho
    Food and Nutrition Policy Unit, Ministry of Health, Brasilia, Brazil
    Public Health Nutr 5:263-7. 2002
    ..To present the way the Brazilian government is addressing the prevention of nutrition-related non-communicable diseases (NR-NCDs)...