Melissa O Premaor

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effect of a single dose versus a daily dose of cholecalciferol on the serum 25-hydroxycholecalciferol and parathyroid hormone levels in the elderly with secondary hyperparathyroidism living in a low-income housing unit
    Melissa O Premaor
    Furlanetto Serviço de Emergência, Internal Medicine Division, Hospital de Clínicas in Porto Alegre HCPA, Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2350, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Bone Miner Metab 26:603-8. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of hip fracture mortality at a general hospital in South Brazil: an unacceptable surgical delay
    Tiango Aguiar Ribeiro
    Centro de Ciencias da Saude CCS, Programa de Pos Graduacao em Ciencias da Saude, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria UFSM, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 69:253-8. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypovitaminosis D and secondary hyperparathyroidism in resident physicians of a general hospital in southern Brazil
    M O Premaor
    Internal Medicine Service, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, HCPA, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:991-5. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Secondary hyperparathyroidism is associated with increased risk of hospitalization or death in elderly adults living in a geriatric institution
    Melissa Orlandin Premaor
    Division of Internal Medicine, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Gerontology 55:405-10. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Obesity and fractures in postmenopausal women
    Melissa Orlandin Premaor
    Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Bone Miner Res 25:292-7. 2010
  6. pmc Fracture incidence after liver transplantation: results of a 10-year audit
    M O Premaor
    Department of Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ, UK
    QJM 104:599-606. 2011
  7. pmc Risk factors for nonvertebral fracture in obese older women
    M O Premaor
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul 97105 900, Brazil
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2414-21. 2011
  8. doi request reprint High prevalence of hypovitaminosis D and secondary hyperparathyroidism in elders living in nonprofit homes in South Brazil
    Rosana Scalco
    Post Graduation Program in Medicine Medical Sciences, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul and Serviço de Patologia Clínica do Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Rua Ramiro Barcellos 2400, Porto Alegre, RS, 90035 003, Brazil
    Endocrine 33:95-100. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The association between fracture site and obesity in men: a population-based cohort study
    Melissa O Premaor
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Health Sciences Center, Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
    J Bone Miner Res 28:1771-7. 2013

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint The effect of a single dose versus a daily dose of cholecalciferol on the serum 25-hydroxycholecalciferol and parathyroid hormone levels in the elderly with secondary hyperparathyroidism living in a low-income housing unit
    Melissa O Premaor
    Furlanetto Serviço de Emergência, Internal Medicine Division, Hospital de Clínicas in Porto Alegre HCPA, Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2350, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Bone Miner Metab 26:603-8. 2008
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  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of hip fracture mortality at a general hospital in South Brazil: an unacceptable surgical delay
    Tiango Aguiar Ribeiro
    Centro de Ciencias da Saude CCS, Programa de Pos Graduacao em Ciencias da Saude, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria UFSM, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 69:253-8. 2014
    ..Few studies have examined this issue in Brazil. The aim of this study was to study the risk factors for death one year after hip fracture and in-hospital stay at a tertiary hospital in South Brazil...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypovitaminosis D and secondary hyperparathyroidism in resident physicians of a general hospital in southern Brazil
    M O Premaor
    Internal Medicine Service, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, HCPA, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:991-5. 2008
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of hypovitaminosis D and secondary hyperparathyroidism in resident physicians of a general hospital in southern Brazil and identify associated factors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Secondary hyperparathyroidism is associated with increased risk of hospitalization or death in elderly adults living in a geriatric institution
    Melissa Orlandin Premaor
    Division of Internal Medicine, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Gerontology 55:405-10. 2009
    ..The presence of secondary hyperparathyroidism is very frequent in the elderly population living in geriatric institutions. It has been associated with an increased mortality rate in previous studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Obesity and fractures in postmenopausal women
    Melissa Orlandin Premaor
    Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Bone Miner Res 25:292-7. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Fracture incidence after liver transplantation: results of a 10-year audit
    M O Premaor
    Department of Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ, UK
    QJM 104:599-606. 2011
    ..High rates of fracture following liver transplantation were reported in earlier years, but the impact of subsequent changes in immune suppression and the introduction of bone-protective therapy on fracture rate have not been reported...
  7. pmc Risk factors for nonvertebral fracture in obese older women
    M O Premaor
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul 97105 900, Brazil
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2414-21. 2011
    ..A high prevalence of obesity has recently been reported in postmenopausal women with low trauma fracture, suggesting that higher bone mineral density (BMD) in obese individuals may not be protective against fracture...
  8. doi request reprint High prevalence of hypovitaminosis D and secondary hyperparathyroidism in elders living in nonprofit homes in South Brazil
    Rosana Scalco
    Post Graduation Program in Medicine Medical Sciences, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul and Serviço de Patologia Clínica do Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Rua Ramiro Barcellos 2400, Porto Alegre, RS, 90035 003, Brazil
    Endocrine 33:95-100. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to estimate the prevalence of HD, SHP, and its associated factors, in individuals living in nonprofit homes for elders in south Brazil. Design Cross-sectional study...
  9. doi request reprint The association between fracture site and obesity in men: a population-based cohort study
    Melissa O Premaor
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Health Sciences Center, Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
    J Bone Miner Res 28:1771-7. 2013
    ..Further work is needed to identify the mechanisms underlying these associations. ..