R A Pereira

Summary

Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Waist:hips girth ratio as a predictor of arterial hypertension]
    R A Pereira
    Instituto de Nutricao Josue de Castro, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Professor Hernani Melo 43 1403, Niteroi, RJ 24210 130, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 15:333-44. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint [Association between dietary factors and brain tumors in adults: a review]
    R A Pereira
    Instituto de Nutricao Josue de Castro, Centro de Ciencias da Saude, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21941 590, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 17:1313-34. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with overweight and central body fat in the city of Rio de Janeiro: results of a two-stage random sampling survey
    V M Ramos de Marins
    Nutrition Department, Fluminense Federal University, , RJ, Brazil
    Public Health 115:236-42. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between parental nutritional status and overweight children/adolescents in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    V M Ramos de Marins
    Nutrition College, Fluminense Federal University, Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Public Health 118:43-9. 2004

Collaborators

  • S Koifman
  • R Sichieri
  • V M Ramos de Marins
  • M B de Azevedo Barros
  • R M V R Almeida
  • M B Barros
  • R M Varnier Almeida

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint [Waist:hips girth ratio as a predictor of arterial hypertension]
    R A Pereira
    Instituto de Nutricao Josue de Castro, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Professor Hernani Melo 43 1403, Niteroi, RJ 24210 130, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 15:333-44. 1999
    ..The best cut-off points for WHR were 0.95 for men and 0.80 for women. Compared to the waist:stature ratio and waist circumference, the WHR proved more capable of predicting arterial hypertension and less correlated with body mass index...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Association between dietary factors and brain tumors in adults: a review]
    R A Pereira
    Instituto de Nutricao Josue de Castro, Centro de Ciencias da Saude, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21941 590, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 17:1313-34. 2001
    ..Epidemiological research on diet and brain tumors should consider other components of food besides N-nitroso compounds. It is important to carefully assess exposure periods and to prevent bias related to control selection and recall...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with overweight and central body fat in the city of Rio de Janeiro: results of a two-stage random sampling survey
    V M Ramos de Marins
    Nutrition Department, Fluminense Federal University, , RJ, Brazil
    Public Health 115:236-42. 2001
    ..As suggested by the identified risk factors, they should be urgently addressed through health nutrition education and physical activity programs; particularly those directed to the middle aged and female groups...
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between parental nutritional status and overweight children/adolescents in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    V M Ramos de Marins
    Nutrition College, Fluminense Federal University, Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Public Health 118:43-9. 2004
    ..The association between overweight parents and overweight children/adolescents was investigated in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil between 1995 and 1996, controlling for the influence of socio-economic and demographic factors...