Maria Ines Schmidt

Summary

Affiliation: Porto Alegre
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc Lesser than diabetes hyperglycemia in pregnancy is related to perinatal mortality: a cohort study in Brazil
    Eliana M Wendland
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:92. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Chronic non-communicable diseases in Brazil: burden and current challenges
    Maria Ines Schmidt
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Lancet 377:1949-61. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of diabetes and hypertension based on self-reported morbidity survey, Brazil, 2006
    Maria Ines Schmidt
    Departamento de Medicina Social, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:74-82. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Fibre intake and evolution of BMI: from pre-pregnancy to postpartum
    Michele Drehmer
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, Department of Social Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos no 2600 4 andar sala 419, CEP 90035 003, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Public Health Nutr 16:1403-13. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Violence and depressive symptoms during pregnancy: a primary care study in Brazil
    Patricia Manzolli
    Departamento de Medicina Social, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:983-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic, demographic and nutritional factors associated with maternal weight gain in general practices in Southern Brazil
    Michele Drehmer
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2600, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 26:1024-34. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint [Chronic non-communicable diseases in Brazil: priorities for disease management and research]
    Bruce Bartholow Duncan
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 46:126-34. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of undiagnosed diabetes and other hyperglycemia states: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Maria Ines Schmidt
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Diabetes Care 26:1338-43. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint [Economic analysis of a screening program for diabetes mellitus in Brazil]
    Alvaro E Georg
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 39:452-60. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns during pregnancy and the association with sociodemographic characteristics among women attending general practices in southern Brazil: the ECCAGe Study
    Juliana Feliciati Hoffmann
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:970-80. 2013

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  1. pmc Lesser than diabetes hyperglycemia in pregnancy is related to perinatal mortality: a cohort study in Brazil
    Eliana M Wendland
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:92. 2011
    ..Thus, our objective is to evaluate whether perinatal mortality increases in a continuum across the maternal glycemic spectrum...
  2. doi request reprint Chronic non-communicable diseases in Brazil: burden and current challenges
    Maria Ines Schmidt
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Lancet 377:1949-61. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of diabetes and hypertension based on self-reported morbidity survey, Brazil, 2006
    Maria Ines Schmidt
    Departamento de Medicina Social, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:74-82. 2009
    ..To estimate the prevalence of self-reported diabetes and hypertension and their absolute numbers in Brazil...
  4. doi request reprint Fibre intake and evolution of BMI: from pre-pregnancy to postpartum
    Michele Drehmer
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, Department of Social Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos no 2600 4 andar sala 419, CEP 90035 003, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Public Health Nutr 16:1403-13. 2013
    ..To evaluate the effect of fibre intake on the evolution of maternal BMI from pregnancy to postpartum and to identify dietary patterns associated with fibre intake...
  5. ncbi request reprint Violence and depressive symptoms during pregnancy: a primary care study in Brazil
    Patricia Manzolli
    Departamento de Medicina Social, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:983-8. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of violence, depressive symptoms, and associated factors during pregnancy in women attending antenatal care in Brazil...
  6. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic, demographic and nutritional factors associated with maternal weight gain in general practices in Southern Brazil
    Michele Drehmer
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2600, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 26:1024-34. 2010
    ..Although insufficient weight gain may still be a public health problem, excessive gain is becoming a concern that needs immediate attention in prenatal care...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Chronic non-communicable diseases in Brazil: priorities for disease management and research]
    Bruce Bartholow Duncan
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 46:126-34. 2012
    ..The diversity of information that the Study will produce can provide important input to better understand the causes of chronic diseases and to support public policies for fighting them...
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of undiagnosed diabetes and other hyperglycemia states: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Maria Ines Schmidt
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Diabetes Care 26:1338-43. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Economic analysis of a screening program for diabetes mellitus in Brazil]
    Alvaro E Georg
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 39:452-60. 2005
    ..In 2001, the Brazilian Ministry of Health conducted a national diabetes screening campaign. The purpose of this study was to estimate the yield and economic impact of this screening strategy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns during pregnancy and the association with sociodemographic characteristics among women attending general practices in southern Brazil: the ECCAGe Study
    Juliana Feliciati Hoffmann
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:970-80. 2013
    ..The common-Brazilian dietary pattern included traditional Brazilian food items and was associated with lower levels of education and income, being unemployed and being a non-student...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Correlates of smoking in pregnant women in six Brazilian cities]
    Locimara Ramos Kroeff
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 38:261-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate sociodemographic and lifestyle correlates of smoking in pregnant women sampled from hospitals...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Mental disorders in a sample of pregnant women receiving primary health care in Southern Brazil]
    Michele Scortegagna de Almeida
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 28:385-93. 2012
    ..46). A high prevalence of probable mental disorder was observed. The increased search for health care by pregnant women provides an opportunity for screening, diagnosing and treating these disorders under the primary health care system...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gestational diabetes and pre-eclampsia: common antecedents?
    Eliana M Da Ros Wendland
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 52:975-84. 2008
    ..To evaluate commonality of risk factor profiles of women who develop gestational diabetes and pre-eclampsia...
  14. pmc Initial impact and cost of a nationwide population screening campaign for diabetes in Brazil: a follow up study
    Cristiana M Toscano
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:189. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to evaluate the initial impact of the program...
  15. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference in the prediction of obesity-related adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Eliana M D R Wendland
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:391-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, waist circumference predicts obesity-related adverse pregnancy outcomes at least as well as BMI...
  16. ncbi request reprint Obesity and gestational weight gain: cesarean delivery and labor complications
    Luiz Carlos Seligman
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 40:457-65. 2006
    ..To assess the association between pre-gestational obesity and weight gain with cesarean delivery and labor complications...
  17. pmc Association of second and third trimester weight gain in pregnancy with maternal and fetal outcomes
    Michele Drehmer
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, Department of Social Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 8:e54704. 2013
    ..To investigate the association between weekly weight gain, during the second and third trimesters, classified according to the 2009 Institute of Medicine (IOM/NRC) recommendations, and maternal and fetal outcomes...
  18. doi request reprint Abuse against women, depression, and infant morbidity: a primary care cohort study in Brazil
    Patricia Manzolli
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Am J Prev Med 43:188-95. 2012
    ..The relationship between abuse against women and maternal depression as risk factors for infant morbidity is unclear...
  19. ncbi request reprint Diabesity: an inflammatory metabolic condition
    Maria Ines Schmidt
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Clin Chem Lab Med 41:1120-30. 2003
    ..Finally, we present obesity as an inflammatory condition, obesitis, and propose a conceptual framework that integrates the epidemiological findings with new provocative basic science results...
  20. pmc Gestational diabetes and pregnancy outcomes--a systematic review of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Association of Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG) diagnostic criteria
    Eliana M Wendland
    Federal University of Health Sciences, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:23. 2012
    ..Our aim is to systematically review the evidence for the associations between GDM (according to these criteria) and adverse outcomes...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. doi request reprint Violence during pregnancy and newborn outcomes: a cohort study in a disadvantaged population in Brazil
    Maria Angélica Antunes Nunes
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Eur J Public Health 21:92-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to estimate the prevalence of violence during pregnancy, to identify characteristics associated and to assess the impact of violence on newborn outcomes...
  24. pmc Cigarette smoking and risk of gestational diabetes: a systematic review of observational studies
    Eliana M Wendland
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:53. 2008
    ..Therefore, we aimed to systematically review all epidemiological evidence to examine the association between cigarette smoking during pregnancy and risk of developing gestational diabetes mellitus...
  25. pmc Earlier age at menarche is associated with higher diabetes risk and cardiometabolic disease risk factors in Brazilian adults: Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (ELSA-Brasil)
    Noel T Mueller
    Postgraduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos n, 2600, sala 414, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre 90035 003, Brazil
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 13:22. 2014
    ..We tested the hypothesis that earlier menarche is associated with higher diabetes risk in Brazilian adults...
  26. ncbi request reprint Low-grade systemic inflammation and the development of type 2 diabetes: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Bruce B Duncan
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Diabetes 52:1799-805. 2003
    ..7 (P for linear trend = 0.008). In conclusion, a low-grade inflammation predicts incident type 2 diabetes. The association is absent in smokers and African-Americans...
  27. ncbi request reprint Inflammation markers predict increased weight gain in smoking quitters
    Bruce B Duncan
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Av Luiz Manoel Gonzaga, 630 8, Porto Alegre, RS 90470 280, Brazil
    Obes Res 11:1339-44. 2003
    ..Undesirable weight gain often follows smoking cessation. We investigated whether weight gain after smoking cessation is greater in those with higher levels of inflammatory markers...
  28. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin and the development of type 2 diabetes: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Bruce B Duncan
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, UFRGS, Av Luiz Manoel Gonzaga, 630 8, Porto Alegre, RS 90470 280 Brazil
    Diabetes 53:2473-8. 2004
    ..01 for each). In conclusion, in this community-based sample of U.S. adults, higher adiponectin levels were associated with a lower incidence of diabetes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Gender inequalities in non communicable disease mortality in Brazil
    Antony Stevens
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Cien Saude Colet 17:2627-34. 2012
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint A nationwide population screening program for diabetes in Brazil
    Luciana B Nucci
    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, School of Medicine, Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 16:320-7. 2004
    ..This report describes the overall participation rate and positivity rate of the screening campaign, as well as factors associated with the level of participation among the municipalities in Brazil...
  31. ncbi request reprint Identifying individuals at high risk for diabetes: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Maria Ines Schmidt
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Diabetes Care 28:2013-8. 2005
    ..To develop and evaluate clinical rules to predict risk for diabetes in middle-aged adults...
  32. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of low-grade chronic systemic inflammation and type 2 diabetes
    Bruce B Duncan
    Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Diabetes Technol Ther 8:7-17. 2006
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Dietary fibre intake of pregnant women attending general practices in southern Brazil--the ECCAGE Study
    Caroline Buss
    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, UFRGS Departamento de Medicina Social PPG Epidemiologia, Rua Ramiro Barcelos, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Public Health Nutr 12:1392-8. 2009
    ..Increase in fibre intake during pregnancy may reduce weight gain, glucose intolerance, dyslipidaemia, pre-eclampsia and constipation. Few studies have evaluated adequacy of fibre intake during pregnancy...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Factors related to use of medication during pregnancy in six Brazilian cities]
    Sotero Serrate Mengue
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:1602-8. 2004
    ..Use of multivitamins and GI drugs was associated with variables that characterize pregnant women with higher socioeconomic status, suggesting that medication during pregnancy is an expression of prenatal care...
  35. ncbi request reprint Dialysis for end stage renal disease financed through the Brazilian National Health System, 2000 to 2012
    Lenildo de Moura
    Post graduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    BMC Nephrol 15:111. 2014
    ..Our aim is to describe incidence and prevalence trends and the epidemiologic profile of end-stage renal disease patients receiving publically-financed dialysis in Brazil between 2000 and 2012...
  36. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, management, complications and costs associated with type 2 diabetes in Brazil: a comprehensive literature review
    Andrea D Bertoldi
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Rua Marechal Deodoro, 1160 3 Piso, Pelotas, RS, Brazil, 96, 020 220
    Global Health 9:62. 2013
    ....
  37. pmc Epidemiology in Latin America and the Caribbean: current situation and challenges
    Sandhi M Barreto
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Int J Epidemiol 41:557-71. 2012
    ..It integrates the series commissioned by the International Epidemiological Association to all WHO Regions to identify global opportunities to promote the development of epidemiology...
  38. ncbi request reprint Aerobic exercise and submaximal functional capacity in overweight pregnant women: a randomized trial
    Iracema Athayde Santos
    Postgraduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Obstet Gynecol 106:243-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effects of aerobic training on submaximal cardiorespiratory capacity in overweight pregnant women...
  39. doi request reprint Intensive insulin therapy in severe traumatic brain injury: a randomized trial
    Ariane Coester
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Hospital de Pronto Socorro de Porto Alegre, Prefeitura Municipal de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    J Trauma 68:904-11. 2010
    ..Little investigation has been done to find out whether it improves the prognosis of patients with severe traumatic brain injury (STBI)...