Fernando Carrasco

Summary

Affiliation: Universidad de Chile
Country: Chile

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Changes in ghrelin concentrations one year after resective and non-resective gastric bypass: associations with weight loss and energy and macronutrient intakes
    Fernando Carrasco
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutrition 28:757-61. 2012
  2. doi request reprint [Evaluation of a pilot intervention program for overweight and obese adults at risk of type 2 diabetes]
    Fernando Carrasco
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Independencia, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 136:13-21. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint [A proposal of guidelines for surgical management of obesity]
    Fernando Carrasco
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 133:699-706. 2005
  4. doi request reprint [Statement about the medical and surgical treatment of overweight and obesity]
    Fernando Carrasco N
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Independencia, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:972-81. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Changes in resting energy expenditure and body composition after weight loss following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Fernando Carrasco
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 17:608-16. 2007
  6. doi request reprint [Energy expenditure and body composition in severe and morbid obese women after gastric bypass]
    Fernando Carrasco
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 136:570-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Changes in bone mineral density, body composition and adiponectin levels in morbidly obese patients after bariatric surgery
    Fernando Carrasco
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Independencia 1027, Postal Code 838 0453, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 19:41-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Heme- and nonheme-iron absorption and iron status 12 mo after sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in morbidly obese women
    Manuel Ruz
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:810-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Zinc absorption and zinc status are reduced after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a randomized study using 2 supplements
    Manuel Ruz
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1004-11. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Trace element status and inflammation parameters after 6 months of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Pamela Rojas
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Independencia 1027, 8380453 Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 21:561-8. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Changes in ghrelin concentrations one year after resective and non-resective gastric bypass: associations with weight loss and energy and macronutrient intakes
    Fernando Carrasco
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutrition 28:757-61. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint [Evaluation of a pilot intervention program for overweight and obese adults at risk of type 2 diabetes]
    Fernando Carrasco
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Independencia, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 136:13-21. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint [A proposal of guidelines for surgical management of obesity]
    Fernando Carrasco
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 133:699-706. 2005
    ..The first section discusses the background for bariatric surgery and the second part give specific recommendations for patient management and the formation of reference centers for surgical management of obesity...
  4. doi request reprint [Statement about the medical and surgical treatment of overweight and obesity]
    Fernando Carrasco N
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Independencia, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:972-81. 2009
    ..Finally, the need to have followed up protocols for patients and the formation of multidisciplinary treatment teams is underscored...
  5. ncbi request reprint Changes in resting energy expenditure and body composition after weight loss following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Fernando Carrasco
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 17:608-16. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint [Energy expenditure and body composition in severe and morbid obese women after gastric bypass]
    Fernando Carrasco
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 136:570-7. 2008
    ..The effects of gastric bypass (GBP) on resting energy expenditure (REE) are not well known...
  7. doi request reprint Changes in bone mineral density, body composition and adiponectin levels in morbidly obese patients after bariatric surgery
    Fernando Carrasco
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Independencia 1027, Postal Code 838 0453, Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 19:41-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate changes on BMD after GBP and its relation with changes in body composition and serum adiponectin, a longitudinal study in morbid obese subjects was conducted...
  8. ncbi request reprint Heme- and nonheme-iron absorption and iron status 12 mo after sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in morbidly obese women
    Manuel Ruz
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:810-7. 2012
    ..The effect of bariatric surgery on iron absorption is only partially known...
  9. doi request reprint Zinc absorption and zinc status are reduced after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a randomized study using 2 supplements
    Manuel Ruz
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1004-11. 2011
    ..Micronutrient deficiencies are common in patients undergoing gastric bypass. The effect of this type of surgery on zinc absorption and zinc status is not well known...
  10. doi request reprint Trace element status and inflammation parameters after 6 months of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Pamela Rojas
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Independencia 1027, 8380453 Santiago, Chile
    Obes Surg 21:561-8. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate changes on trace element status and their potential associations with selected inflammation parameters in patients after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP)...
  11. doi request reprint Iron absorption and iron status are reduced after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Manuel Ruz
    Department of Nutrition, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:527-32. 2009
    ..Iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia are common in patients who undergo gastric bypass. The magnitude of change in iron absorption is not well known...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Evolution and quality of the diet of women with severe and morbid obesity undergoing gastric bypass]
    Annabella Rebolledo
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Arch Latinoam Nutr 59:7-13. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint [Quality of the diet of women with severe and morbid obesity undergoing gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy]
    Karen Basfi-Fer
    Escuela de Nutrición y Dietética, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Arch Latinoam Nutr 61:28-35. 2011
    ..In conclusion, these patients present an important reduction of their energy and nutrient intakes, with no major impact of the type of surgery. Supplement characteristics are crucial to cover nutritional needs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Persistent anemia after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Claudio Mizón
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutrition 23:277-80. 2007
    ..We report the case of a 42-y-old morbidly obese woman who presented persistent anemia as result of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass...
  15. doi request reprint [Statement about diagnosis assessment ano non pharmacological treatment of obesity]
    Mónica Manrique E
    Instituto Médico Nutramed, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:963-71. 2009
    ..In a second stage, goals of treatment are set and a personalized treatment is designed including dietary changes and physical activity. The aim is to obtain perdurable lifestyles modifications...
  16. ncbi request reprint Zinc as a potential coadjuvant in therapy for type 2 diabetes
    Manuel Ruz
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Independencia 1027, Correo 7, Santiago, Chile
    Food Nutr Bull 34:215-21. 2013
    ..The use of some nutrients with important cellular protective roles that may lead to a preservation of beta-cells has not been fully tested; among these, zinc may be an interesting candidate...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Effect of moderate energy-restricted diets on the nutritional status of selected minerals in obese women]
    María Eugenia Aguirre
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile
    Arch Latinoam Nutr 57:238-47. 2007
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint [Predictive accuracy of body mass index in estimating body fatness measured by bioelectrical impedance]
    Fernando Carrasco
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Arch Latinoam Nutr 54:280-6. 2004
    ..In this study BMI shows a low reliability as a predictor of individual body fatness, particularly in men and in subjects with a BMI below 30 kg/m2...
  19. doi request reprint [Formulation of an equation to predict fat mass using bioelectrical impedance in adults in a wide range of ages and body mass index]
    Ingrid Schifferli
    Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 139:1534-43. 2011
    ..Bioelectrical impedance (BIA) has a good correlation and agreement with reference techniques, such as dual energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA), to assess body composition...
  20. ncbi request reprint Differences in body composition and energy expenditure in prepubertal children born term or preterm appropriate or small for gestational age
    Veronica Mericq
    Institute of Maternal and Child Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 22:1041-50. 2009
    ..This difference might be a consequence of different timing in the exposure to intrauterine nutritional deficiency...
  21. doi request reprint Differences in body composition and resting energy expenditure in childhood in preterm children born with very low birth weight
    Carolina Sepulveda
    Institute of Maternal and Child Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Horm Res Paediatr 79:347-55. 2013
    ..Rapid early ponderal growth is associated with adverse metabolic risks in young adults born at term...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Resting energy expenditure in obese and non-obese Chilean subjects: comparison with predictive equations for the Chilean population]
    Fernando Carrasco
    Programa de Obesidad, Clínica Avansalud, Departamento de Nutricion, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile
    Rev Med Chil 130:51-60. 2002
    ..The commonly used predictive equations to calculate resting energy expenditure (REE) can yield inaccurate results...
  23. doi request reprint Epidemic of metabolic syndrome in Latin America
    Ada Cuevas
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, Clinica Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 18:134-8. 2011
    ..Description of the epidemiology, etiological factors, and consequences of the metabolic syndrome in Latin America...
  24. ncbi request reprint Nutritional supplementation according to energy and protein requirements in malnourished HIV-infected patients
    Victor Charlin
    Dr José Joaquín Aguirre Hospital, University of Chile, San Juan de Dios Hospital, Santiago, Chile
    Arch Latinoam Nutr 52:267-73. 2002
    ..8/2.6 kg and 6.8/3.1 kg, respectively). Nutritional supplement with PD, according to the EB and NB goals, was well tolerated and permitted to achieve a significant weight and FFM gain over a 90-day follow-up...