Fernando Carlos Vinholes Siqueira

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc The role of early life variables on the risk of fractures from birth to early adolescence: a prospective birth cohort study
    P C Hallal
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, ZIP 96030 002, Pelotas, Brazil
    Osteoporos Int 20:1873-9. 2009
  2. ncbi [Counseling for physical activity as a health education strategy]
    Fernando Vinholes Siqueira
    Centro de Desportos, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 25:203-13. 2009
  3. ncbi [Architectonic barriers for elderly and physically disabled people: an epidemiological study of the physical structure of health service units in seven Brazilian states]
    Fernando Carlos Vinholes Siqueira
    Centro de Ciencias Biologicas e da Saude, Universidade Catolica de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, 96065 000
    Cien Saude Colet 14:39-44. 2009
  4. ncbi [Physical activity in young adults and the elderly in areas covered by primary health care units in municipalities in the South and Northeast of Brazil]
    Fernando V Siqueira
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:39-54. 2008
  5. ncbi [Physical activity among health professionals from south and northeast Brazil]
    Fernando Carlos Vinholes Siqueira
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Educação Física, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 25:1917-28. 2009
  6. ncbi [Prevalence of falls and associated factors in the elderly]
    Fernando V Siqueira
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:749-56. 2007
  7. ncbi Factors considered important for health maintenance by the population
    Fernando Vinholes Siqueira
    Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:961-71. 2009
  8. ncbi Prevalence of falls in elderly in Brazil: a countrywide analysis
    Fernando Vinholes Siqueira
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 27:1819-26. 2011
  9. ncbi The burden of fractures in Brazil: a population-based study
    Fernando Vinholes Siqueira
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil
    Bone 37:261-6. 2005
  10. ncbi [Physical activity during commuting by adults and elderly in Brazil: prevalence and associated factors]
    Marina Cordeiro Madeira
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:165-74. 2013

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Publications15

  1. pmc The role of early life variables on the risk of fractures from birth to early adolescence: a prospective birth cohort study
    P C Hallal
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, ZIP 96030 002, Pelotas, Brazil
    Osteoporos Int 20:1873-9. 2009
    ..The incidence was 14.2% (95%CI 13.2, 15.2). Male sex, birth length, and maternal age at delivery were positively associated with the risk of fractures...
  2. ncbi [Counseling for physical activity as a health education strategy]
    Fernando Vinholes Siqueira
    Centro de Desportos, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 25:203-13. 2009
    ..There is a need to improve participation by health professionals from different fields to promote physical activity and other healthy behaviors...
  3. ncbi [Architectonic barriers for elderly and physically disabled people: an epidemiological study of the physical structure of health service units in seven Brazilian states]
    Fernando Carlos Vinholes Siqueira
    Centro de Ciencias Biologicas e da Saude, Universidade Catolica de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, 96065 000
    Cien Saude Colet 14:39-44. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi [Physical activity in young adults and the elderly in areas covered by primary health care units in municipalities in the South and Northeast of Brazil]
    Fernando V Siqueira
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:39-54. 2008
    ..We conclude that sedentary lifestyle is highly prevalent and that disadvantaged socioeconomic groups are more likely to be sedentary...
  5. ncbi [Physical activity among health professionals from south and northeast Brazil]
    Fernando Carlos Vinholes Siqueira
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Educação Física, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 25:1917-28. 2009
    ..The study highlights the importance of education for health professionals aimed at orientation and practice in physical activities and collaboration between primary healthcare workers and physical education teachers...
  6. ncbi [Prevalence of falls and associated factors in the elderly]
    Fernando V Siqueira
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:749-56. 2007
    ..In the group of chronic degenerative diseases, falls are a prevailing among those preventable conditions. The objective of the study was to assess prevalence of falls in the elderly and to describe their associated factors...
  7. ncbi Factors considered important for health maintenance by the population
    Fernando Vinholes Siqueira
    Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:961-71. 2009
    ..To analyze factors that adults and elderly individuals regard as the most important for health maintenance...
  8. ncbi Prevalence of falls in elderly in Brazil: a countrywide analysis
    Fernando Vinholes Siqueira
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 27:1819-26. 2011
    ..The prevalence of falls differed significantly between the North and other regions of Brazil. The study shows a high prevalence of falls, and underlines the need for preventive strategies targeting modifiable risk factors...
  9. ncbi The burden of fractures in Brazil: a population-based study
    Fernando Vinholes Siqueira
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil
    Bone 37:261-6. 2005
    ..This study aims to evaluate the prevalence of fractures (lifetime and previous year) and its association with socio-demographic variables and medical diagnosis of osteoporosis...
  10. ncbi [Physical activity during commuting by adults and elderly in Brazil: prevalence and associated factors]
    Marina Cordeiro Madeira
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:165-74. 2013
    ..The findings show that prevalence of physical activity in commuting in Brazil is low, and that encouraging physically active commuting can be an effective strategy for increasing levels of physical activity and improving health...
  11. ncbi Who, when, and how much? Epidemiology of walking in a middle-income country
    Pedro C Hallal
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Am J Prev Med 28:156-61. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi [Habitual snoring and obstructive sleep apnea in adults: population-based study in Southern Brazil]
    Ricardo B Noal
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 42:224-33. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence of habitual snoring and obstructive sleep apnea and their factors associated...
  13. pmc Gender differences in leisure-time physical activity
    Mario Renato Azevedo
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil
    Int J Public Health 52:8-15. 2007
    ..To explore the association between gender and leisure-time physical activity in a population-based sample of adults living in Brazil. To study a variety of variables possibly associated with physical activity levels...
  14. ncbi [Evolution of the epidemiological research on physical activity in Brazil: a systematic review]
    Pedro Curi Hallal
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:453-60. 2007
    ..To describe the evolution of the epidemiological research on physical activity in Brazil...
  15. ncbi Epidemiology of physiotherapy utilization among adults and elderly
    Fernando Vinholes Siqueira
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 39:663-8. 2005
    ..To analyze the prevalence of physiotherapy utilization and to explore the variables associated to its utilization...