Antonio Augusto Moura da Silva

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of arterial hypertension and associated factors in adults in São Luís, state of Maranhão
    Jose Bonifacio Barbosa
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 91:236-42, 260-6. 2008
  2. pmc Birth in Brazil: national survey into labour and birth
    Maria do Carmo Leal
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Reprod Health 9:15. 2012
  3. pmc Risk factors for inadequate prenatal care use in the metropolitan area of Aracaju, Northeast Brazil
    Eleonora R O Ribeiro
    Department of Medicine, Federal University of Sergipe, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:31. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality and low birth weight in cities of Northeastern and Southeastern Brazil
    Antônio Augusto Moura da Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 37:693-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The relative effect of size at birth, postnatal growth and social factors on cognitive function in late childhood
    Antonio Silva
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Ann Epidemiol 16:469-76. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Duration of breast feeding and cognitive function: Population based cohort study
    Antonio A M Silva
    Department of Public Health, Federal University of Maranhao, rua Barao de Itapary 155, Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:435-41. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Which factors could explain the low birth weight paradox?
    Antonio Augusto Moura da Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 40:648-55. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Water-contact patterns and risk factors for Schistosoma mansoni infection in a rural village of northeast Brazil
    A A da Silva
    Department of Public Health and MSc Course in Health and Environment, UFMA
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 39:91-6. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status, birth weight, maternal smoking during pregnancy and adiposity in early adult life: an analysis using structural equation modeling
    Antonio Augusto Moura da Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 26:15-29. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint The epidemiologic paradox of low birth weight in Brazil
    Antonio Augusto Moura da Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 44:767-75. 2010

Collaborators

  • Vinícius José da Silva Nina
  • Cristina Marta Del-Ben
  • Ruth Guinsburg
  • Cecilia Claudia Costa Ribeiro
  • Ana Lucia Goulart
  • V S Ribeiro
  • Fernando Lamy-Filho
  • Arlene J M Caldas
  • H Bettiol
  • Alcione Miranda dos Santos
  • Vanda Maria Ferreira Simões
  • Fernando Lamy Filho
  • Marco Antonio Barbieri
  • Jose Bonifacio Barbosa
  • Helma Jane Ferreira Veloso
  • Rosangela Fernandes Lucena Batista
  • Wellington da Silva Mendes
  • A A da Silva
  • Antônio Augusto Moura da Silva
  • Ana Valéria Carvalho Pires Yokokura
  • Eliana Harumi Morioka Takahasi
  • Maria Teresa Seabra Soares de Britto e Alves
  • Maria do Carmo Leal
  • Willy Leite Lima
  • Erica Brandão de Moraes Vieira
  • Fernando Alberto Costa Cardoso da Silva
  • Ana Margarida Melo Nunes
  • Nayra Anielly Lima Cabral
  • Natalino Salgado Filho
  • Germano Silva Moura
  • Eduardo Durans Figuerêdo
  • Thiara Castro de Oliveira
  • Francisco das Chagas Monteiro Júnior
  • Eleonora R O Ribeiro
  • José Albuquerque de Figueiredo Neto
  • Antônio A M da Silva
  • S R Tonial
  • Maria Teresa S S Britto E Alves
  • Ariane Cristina Ferreira Bernardes
  • Rosângela Fernandes Lucena Batista Alves
  • Maria Tereza Seabra Soares de Brito Alves
  • Marcelo Zubaran Goldani
  • Nayra Anielly Lima Cabra
  • Gilberto Sousa Alves
  • Eleonora d'Orsi
  • Fernando Borba de Araújo
  • Jacqueline Alves Torres
  • Daphne Rattner
  • Francival Leite de Sousa
  • Ana Paula Esteves Pereira
  • Maria Elizabeth Moreira
  • Rosa Maria Soares Madeira Domingues
  • Adriana Leite Xavier Bertrand
  • Elisângela Veruska Nóbrega Crispim Leite Lima
  • Ricardo Clayton Silva Jansen
  • Carmem Simone Grilo Diniz
  • Sonia Lansky
  • Antonio Jla Cunha
  • Silvana Granado Nogueira da Gama
  • Alvaro Jorge Madeiro Leite
  • José Albuquerque Figueredo Neto
  • Marcos Augusto Bastos Dias
  • Maria do Rosario da Silva Ramos Costa
  • Dorlene Maria Cardoso de Aquino
  • Ana Karina Teixeira da Cunha França
  • Marizélia Rodrigues Costa Ribeiro
  • Rayanne Luíza Tajra Mualen Araújo
  • Rejane Silva Cavalcante
  • Mariza Miranda Theme Filha
  • João Batista Santos Garcia
  • Sonia Duarte Azevedo Bittencourt
  • Celia Landmann Szwarcwald
  • Cláudia Maria Coelho Alves
  • João Victor Leal Salgado
  • Tânia Mara Lopes Ortiz
  • Erika Saiki Costa
  • Viviane Cunha Cardoso
  • Waston Gonçalves Ribeiro
  • Cristiane de Jesus Nunes dos Santos
  • José Xavier de Melo Filho
  • Fabrício de Flores Barbosa
  • Sueli Ismael Oliveira da Conceição
  • Maria Bethânia da Costa Chein
  • Josenilde Sousa e Silva
  • José Orlando Sousa Martins
  • Maria dos Remédios Freitas Carvalho Branco
  • Maria Luiza D Almeida
  • Jakeline Maria Trinta Rios
  • Nicolle Matos Costa
  • Luiz De Souza

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of arterial hypertension and associated factors in adults in São Luís, state of Maranhão
    Jose Bonifacio Barbosa
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 91:236-42, 260-6. 2008
    ..Little is known about the prevalence of arterial hypertension (AH) and its risk factors in the less developed regions of Brazil...
  2. pmc Birth in Brazil: national survey into labour and birth
    Maria do Carmo Leal
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Reprod Health 9:15. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Risk factors for inadequate prenatal care use in the metropolitan area of Aracaju, Northeast Brazil
    Eleonora R O Ribeiro
    Department of Medicine, Federal University of Sergipe, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:31. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate the adequacy of prenatal care use and the risk factors involved in inadequate prenatal care utilization in the metropolitan area of Aracaju, Northeast Brazil...
  4. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality and low birth weight in cities of Northeastern and Southeastern Brazil
    Antônio Augusto Moura da Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 37:693-8. 2003
    ..To compare estimates of low birth weight (LBW), preterm birth, small for gestational age (SGA), and infant mortality in two birth cohorts in Brazil...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relative effect of size at birth, postnatal growth and social factors on cognitive function in late childhood
    Antonio Silva
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Ann Epidemiol 16:469-76. 2006
    ..To investigate if fetal, head, and somatic postnatal growth are independent predictors of cognition and estimate their relative importance compared to the effect size of social factors on cognitive function at 10 years...
  6. ncbi request reprint Duration of breast feeding and cognitive function: Population based cohort study
    Antonio A M Silva
    Department of Public Health, Federal University of Maranhao, rua Barao de Itapary 155, Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:435-41. 2006
    ..Differences in cognitive function according to duration of breast feeding appear to be small and of little clinical importance as estimated by structural equation modeling...
  7. ncbi request reprint Which factors could explain the low birth weight paradox?
    Antonio Augusto Moura da Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 40:648-55. 2006
    ..However, in Brazil, low birth weight rate was higher in a more developed city than in a less developed one. The study objective was to find out the reasons to explain this paradox...
  8. ncbi request reprint Water-contact patterns and risk factors for Schistosoma mansoni infection in a rural village of northeast Brazil
    A A da Silva
    Department of Public Health and MSc Course in Health and Environment, UFMA
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 39:91-6. 1997
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status, birth weight, maternal smoking during pregnancy and adiposity in early adult life: an analysis using structural equation modeling
    Antonio Augusto Moura da Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 26:15-29. 2010
    ..08) and a moderate and negative effect in women (SC = -0.16). In this young adult population, BMI, WC and STSS used alone or in combination were valid estimators of body adiposity...
  10. ncbi request reprint The epidemiologic paradox of low birth weight in Brazil
    Antonio Augusto Moura da Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 44:767-75. 2010
    ..To examine whether the low birth weight (LBW) paradox exists in Brazil...
  11. ncbi request reprint Young maternal age and preterm birth
    Antônio A M da Silva
    Department of Public Health, University of Maranhão, and Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:332-9. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint [Risk factors for hospitalization of children aged 1 to 4 years in Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil]
    A A Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, rua Barao de Itapary 155, Sao Luis, MA 65020 070, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 15:749-57. 1999
    ..The U-shaped hospitalization pattern suggests low quality of outpatient services among the poor and may be a proxy indicator for unnecessary and iatrogenic hospitalization among privately insured children...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of data quality from the information system on live births in 1997-1998]
    A A Silva
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 35:508-14. 2001
    ..To verify the concordance between data routinely collected by the Sinasc (Information System on Live Births) and data obtained by a cross-sectional survey (gold standard)...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Vaccination coverage and risk factors associated to non-vaccination in a urban area of northeastern Brazil, 1994]
    A A da Silva
    Departamento de Saúde Pública da Universidade Federal do Maranhão, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 33:147-56. 1999
    ..The assessment of vaccination coverage and risk factors for non-vaccination is important to evaluate vaccination programs and to identify children not properly vaccinated...
  15. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for low birthweight in north-east Brazil: the role of caesarean section
    A A Silva
    Department of Public Health, University of Maranhão, Sao Luis, Brazil
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 15:257-64. 2001
    ..Because it appears unlikely that only medical reasons are operative, it is a possibility that CS could cause LBW, reflecting abusive indications for elective CS...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Pediatric care and associated factors in São Luís (Maranhão) Brasil]
    A A da Silva
    Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Departamento de Saude Publica, Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brasil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 6:266-72. 1999
    ..Encouraging educational activities and perhaps also family planning programs are important strategies for increasing the coverage of pediatric care in the city of São Luís...
  17. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in the rate of low birth weight in Brazilian State Capitals in the period 1996 to 2010
    Helma Jane Ferreira Veloso
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:91-101. 2013
    ..The increase in the rate of low birth weight may be partially explained by the increase in multiple births, an increase in the birth of infants weighing 500 to 999 g and by the reduction in the stillbirth rate...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mental health and physical inactivity during pregnancy: a cross-sectional study nested in the BRISA cohort study
    Eliana Harumi Morioka Takahasi
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:1583-94. 2013
    ..It is plausible to assume that the majority of physical activity practiced by these women was attributable to housework or occupation which may in turn be associated with high levels of anxiety...
  19. ncbi request reprint Hypertriglyceridemic waist and cardiometabolic risk in hypertensive women
    Nayra Anielly Lima Cabral
    Universidade Federal do Maranhão UFMA Faculdade São Luis and Uniceuma, Sao Luis, MA, Brazil
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 58:568-73. 2012
    ..To evaluate the association between hypertriglyceridemic waist (HW) and cardiometabolic risk factors in women with hypertension...
  20. ncbi request reprint Perinatal and early adulthood factors associated with adiposity
    Vanda Maria Ferreira Simões
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 28:1381-93. 2012
    ..The differences observed between sexes may point to different lifestyles of men and women, suggesting that prevention policies should consider gender specific strategies...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Metabolic syndrome in outpatient cardiology clinics]
    Jose Bonifacio Barbosa
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 94:46-54. 2010
    ..In Brazil, the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MS) is little known in several regions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain, associated factors, and impact on daily life: are there differences between the sexes?
    Erica Brandão de Moraes Vieira
    Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 28:1459-67. 2012
    ..There was no difference between the sexes in time since onset or intensity of pain. Chronic pain had a greater impact on daily life for women and generated more feelings of sadness...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Vaccination coverage and factors associated with incomplete basic vaccination schedule in 12-month-old children, São Luís, Maranhão State, Brazil, 2006]
    Ana Valéria Carvalho Pires Yokokura
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:522-34. 2013
    ..Racial, gender, and socioeconomic factors posed barriers to complete vaccination, thus emphasizing the need for policies to address such inequalities...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Echocardiographic associations with renal function in hypertensive individuals treated at primary care level]
    Fernando Alberto Costa Cardoso da Silva
    Hospital Universitario, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brazil
    J Bras Nefrol 34:161-9. 2012
    ..Microalbuminuria (MA) and glomerular filtration rate (GFR) can be associated with cardiac complications hypertension (AH), which may lead to changes in the structure, function and left ventricular geometry...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Space expansion of the American visceral leishmaniasis in São Luis, Maranhão, Brazil]
    Wellington da Silva Mendes
    Departamento de Patologia, Núcleo de Patologia Tropical e Medicina Social, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 35:227-31. 2002
    ..AVL cases were more likely to occur in recently settled suburbs and tended to follow the same spatial pattern observed for land occupations secondary to migratory fluxes...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Leishmania (Leishmania) chagasi infection in children from an endemic area of visceral leishmaniasis in the São Luís Island-MA, Brazil]
    A J Caldas
    Departamento de Enfermagem, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 34:445-51. 2001
    ..No association was detected between malnutrition and asymptomatic infection by L. (L.) chagasi. More effective control measures are needed in these areas since asymptomatic infection seems to be on the increase...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Neonatal mortality trends in São Luís, Maranhão, Brazil, from 1979 to 1996]
    V S Ribeiro
    Departamento de Medicina III, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, 65020 070, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 16:429-38. 2000
    ..The high cesarean rate and overcrowded neonatal services (i.e., unable to cope with increasing demands foe specialized neonatal care) indicate the urgent need for restructuring the mother and child health care system...
  28. doi request reprint Evaluation of the neonatal outcomes of the kangaroo mother method in Brazil
    Fernando Lamy Filho
    Departamento de Medicina III, Universidade Federal do Maranhão UFMA, Sao Luis, MA, Brazil
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 84:428-35. 2008
    ..To evaluate the results of the kangaroo mother method in Brazil...
  29. pmc Trends in low birth weight: a comparison of two birth cohorts separated by a 15-year interval in Ribeirão Preto, Brazil
    A A Silva
    , , Brazil
    Bull World Health Organ 76:73-84. 1998
    ..those most likely to be born by elective caesarean section. The caesarean section rate rose from 30.3% in 1978-79 to 51.1% in 1994. The increase in LBW was probably due to iatrogenic practices associated with elective caesarean section...
  30. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with asymptomatic infection in family members and neighbors of patients with visceral leishmaniasis
    Germano Silva Moura
    Programa de Pós graduaçãoem Saúde Coletiva, Universidade Federal doMaranhão, Sao Luis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 28:2306-14. 2012
    ..56; 95%CI: 1.24-10.19) and living in the same household as the index case (OR = 2.70; 95%CI: 1.19-6.08). Family members of individuals with LV are at increased risk of infection. Priority control measures should target these families...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Asthma and associated factors in students 13 and 14 years of age in São Luís, Maranhão State, Brazil]
    Willy Leite Lima
    Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 28:1046-56. 2012
    ..Factors most strongly associated with asthma prevalence in these adolescents were family history of asthma (PR = 3.86), wheezing in early childhood (PR = 4.58), and allergic rhinitis (PR = 3.21)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and sedentary lifestyle among children from private and public schools in Northern Brazil
    Thiara Castro de Oliveira
    Departamento de Saude Publica, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, Sao Luis, MA, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 44:996-1004. 2010
    ..To analyze factors associated with physical activity and the mean time spent in some sedentary activities among school-aged children...
  33. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of bat-transmitted human rabies in a village in the Brazilian Amazon
    Wellington da Silva Mendes
    Departamento de Patologia, Universidade Federal do Maranhao, rua Barao de Itapary 155, Sao Luis, MA, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:1075-7. 2009
    ..Age under 17 years and having been without electrical power in the house were factors associated with human rabies...
  34. doi request reprint Association between prolonged breast-feeding and early childhood caries: a hierarchical approach
    Ana Margarida Melo Nunes
    Federal University of Maranhao, Sao Luis, Brazil
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 40:542-9. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the association between prolonged breastfeeding and early childhood caries(ECC) with adjustment for important confounders, using hieraschical approach...