Daniel Bunout

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Affiliation: University of Chile
Country: Chile

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of enalapril or nifedipine on muscle strength or functional capacity in elderly subjects. A double blind trial
    Daniel Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst 10:77-84. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Relationship between protein and mitochondrial DNA oxidative injury and telomere length and muscle loss in healthy elderly subjects
    Daniel Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Macul 5540, Santiago, Chile
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:335-9. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Height reduction, determined using knee height measurement as a risk factor or predictive sign for osteoporosis in elderly women
    Daniel Bunout
    INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutrition 23:794-7. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Association between sarcopenia and mortality in healthy older people
    Daniel Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Australas J Ageing 30:89-92. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of sarcopenia: longitudinal versus cross sectional body composition data
    Daniel Bunout
    INTA, University of Chile, 138 11 Santiago, Chile
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:295-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of vitamin D supplementation and exercise training on physical performance in Chilean vitamin D deficient elderly subjects
    Daniel Bunout
    INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Exp Gerontol 41:746-52. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of a nutritional supplementation on bone health in Chilean elderly subjects with femoral osteoporosis
    Daniel Bunout
    INTA, Department of Medicine, Central Campus Facultyof Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Am Coll Nutr 25:170-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of a nutritional supplement on the immune response and cytokine production in free-living Chilean elderly
    Daniel Bunout
    Department of Medicine, Central Campus Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 28:348-54. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of nutritional supplementation and resistance training on muscle strength in free living elders. Results of one year follow
    B Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food INTA, University of Chile, PO Box 138 11, Santiago, Chile
    J Nutr Health Aging 8:68-75. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint A high body mass index protects against femoral neck osteoporosis in healthy elderly subjects
    Gladys Barrera
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Santiago
    Nutrition 20:769-71. 2004

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Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Effects of enalapril or nifedipine on muscle strength or functional capacity in elderly subjects. A double blind trial
    Daniel Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst 10:77-84. 2009
    ..The inhibition of angiotensin-converting enzyme could be useful to avoid sarcopenia in the elderly...
  2. doi request reprint Relationship between protein and mitochondrial DNA oxidative injury and telomere length and muscle loss in healthy elderly subjects
    Daniel Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Macul 5540, Santiago, Chile
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:335-9. 2009
    ..Telomere length, expressed as T/S ratio, was 0.06 (95% CI, 0.01-0.16), 0.06 (95% CI, 0.03-0.27) and 0.34 (95% CI, 0.1-1.34), respectively (p<0.02 or less for all comparisons between elderly and young subjects)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Height reduction, determined using knee height measurement as a risk factor or predictive sign for osteoporosis in elderly women
    Daniel Bunout
    INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutrition 23:794-7. 2007
    ..We assessed the value of height reduction, calculated using knee height measurement, as a risk factor or predictive sign for osteoporosis in healthy elderly women...
  4. doi request reprint Association between sarcopenia and mortality in healthy older people
    Daniel Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Australas J Ageing 30:89-92. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association between loss of fat-free mass and mortality among older people...
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of sarcopenia: longitudinal versus cross sectional body composition data
    Daniel Bunout
    INTA, University of Chile, 138 11 Santiago, Chile
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:295-9. 2007
    ..An accurate diagnosis of sarcopenia is required. The aim of this study is to correlate the results of two methods to define sarcopenia using cross sectional body composition data, with actual loss of fat free mass...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of vitamin D supplementation and exercise training on physical performance in Chilean vitamin D deficient elderly subjects
    Daniel Bunout
    INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Exp Gerontol 41:746-52. 2006
    ..05). In conclusion, vitamin D supplementation improved gait speed and body sway, and training improved muscle strength...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of a nutritional supplementation on bone health in Chilean elderly subjects with femoral osteoporosis
    Daniel Bunout
    INTA, Department of Medicine, Central Campus Facultyof Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Am Coll Nutr 25:170-7. 2006
    ..To study the effects of a special nutritional supplement on bone mineral density and bone turnover markers in Chilean elderly subjects with femoral osteoporosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of a nutritional supplement on the immune response and cytokine production in free-living Chilean elderly
    Daniel Bunout
    Department of Medicine, Central Campus Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 28:348-54. 2004
    ..Immune response is impaired in the elderly. Our aim was to study the effects of a special nutritional formula on the immune response and response to influenza and pneumococcal vaccination in elderly subjects...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of nutritional supplementation and resistance training on muscle strength in free living elders. Results of one year follow
    B Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food INTA, University of Chile, PO Box 138 11, Santiago, Chile
    J Nutr Health Aging 8:68-75. 2004
    ..To assess the effects of a one year nutritional supplementation and resistance training program on muscle strength and walking capacity in the elderly...
  10. ncbi request reprint A high body mass index protects against femoral neck osteoporosis in healthy elderly subjects
    Gladys Barrera
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Santiago
    Nutrition 20:769-71. 2004
    ..In a large sample of elderly subjects, we assessed the possible protective effect of obesity on the development of osteoporosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of prebiotics on the immune response to vaccination in the elderly
    Daniel Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile, Santiago
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 26:372-6. 2002
    ..Prebiotics stimulate the growth of bifidogenic bacteria in the gut. The aim of this work was to assess the effects of a prebiotic mixture on the immune response in healthy elderly people...
  12. ncbi request reprint Weight increase and overweight are associated with DNA oxidative damage in skeletal muscle
    Maria Pia De la Maza
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology INTA, University of Chile, Macul 5540, P O Box 138 11, Santiago, Chile
    Clin Nutr 25:968-76. 2006
    ..Weight maintenance within normal standards is recommended for prevention of conditions associated with oxidative injury. To compare oxidative damage in a post mitotic tissue, between adults differing in long-term energy balance...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hyperhomocysteinemia and endothelial function in young subjects: effects of vitamin supplementation
    Sandra Hirsch
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Santiago
    Clin Cardiol 25:495-501. 2002
    ..The relationship between hyperhomocysteinemia and cardiovascular disease has not been totally elucidated...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hyperhomocysteinemia in healthy young men and elderly men with normal serum folate concentration is not associated with poor vascular reactivity or oxidative stress
    Sandra Hirsch
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile and Clínica Santa María, Santiago, Chile
    J Nutr 134:1832-5. 2004
    ..40, P = 0.04) and negatively with BMI in elderly men (r = -0.52, P = 0.002). In the present study, HHcy with normal serum folate concentrations was not associated with poor EDVR or oxidative stress in healthy young and elderly men...
  15. doi request reprint Weight increase is associated with skeletal muscle immunostaining for advanced glycation end products, receptor for advanced glycation end products, and oxidation injury
    Maria Pia De la Maza
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rejuvenation Res 11:1041-8. 2008
    ..Tissue accumulation of advanced glycation end products (AGEs) is associated with ageing, both in diabetics and nondiabetic subjects...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Glycemic and insulin indices of tube feeding formulas in healthy adults]
    Vivien Gattas
    Instituto de Nutricion y Tecnologia de los Alimentos, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 135:879-84. 2007
    ..Aim: To measure the glucose and insulin responses of four commercially available enteral formulas compared with a standard meal reference product...
  17. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in insulin sensitivity in healthy elderly people
    Daniel Bunout
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutrition 19:310-6. 2003
    ..However, there is very little information about the seasonal variation in insulin sensitivity. We report the seasonal variation in insulin sensitivity in a group of elderly subjects followed for 1 y...
  18. doi request reprint Methylation status in healthy subjects with normal and high serum folate concentration
    Sandra Hirsch
    Aging and Chronic Diseases Laboratory, INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutrition 24:1103-9. 2008
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  19. ncbi request reprint Long-term nutritional and digestive consequences of pelvic radiation
    María Pía de la Maza
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology INTA University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Am Coll Nutr 23:102-7. 2004
    ..Two years prior to this research, these patients had been assessed twice: before external radiotherapy and 5 weeks later, at the completion of the external dose (45-50 Gy)...
  20. doi request reprint Variability of glycemic and insulin response to a standard meal, within and between healthy subjects
    Sandra Hirsch
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutr Hosp 28:541-4. 2013
    ..To test the variability within and between subject of glycemic response test following the ingestion of a standard food...
  21. doi request reprint Lack of effect of diet-induced hypomethylation on endothelium-dependent relaxation in rats
    Sandra Hirsch
    Aging and chronic diseases program, INTA, University of Chile, PO Box 138 11, Santiago, Chile
    Clin Nutr 27:895-9. 2008
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  22. ncbi request reprint Endothelial function in healthy younger and older hyperhomocysteinemic subjects
    Sandra Hirsch
    INTA, Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Macul 5540, Casilla 138 11, Santiago, Chile
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1019-23. 2002
    ..To compare endothelium-dependent vasomotor response in healthy younger and older subjects without classic cardiovascular risk factors, with high and normal fasting homocysteine (tHcy) levels...
  23. doi request reprint Colon cancer in Chile before and after the start of the flour fortification program with folic acid
    Sandra Hirsch
    Aging and chronic diseases program, INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:436-9. 2009
    ..A temporal association between folic acid fortification of enriched cereal grains and an increase in the incidence of colorectal cancer in the USA and Canada has, however, been recently reported...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of a nutritional supplement fortified with vitamin B-12 on well nourished, free-living elderly subjects
    Sandra Hirsch
    INTA, University of Chile, Santiago
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 76:95-9. 2006
    ..Vitamin B-12 deficiency is prevalent among the elderly population but it is often unrecognized because the clinical manifestations are not present...
  25. doi request reprint Natural killer cell cytotoxicity is not regulated by folic acid in vitro
    Sandra Hirsch
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutrition 29:772-6. 2013
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  26. ncbi request reprint Muscle strength as a predictor of loss of functional status in hospitalized patients
    Jennifer Humphreys
    Faculty of Medicine, Central Campus, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Nutrition 18:616-20. 2002
    ..We evaluated the efficacy of muscle strength to predict functional derangement and detect early changes in nutrition status in hospitalized patients...
  27. doi request reprint [Effect of probiotic Saccharomyces boulardii on prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea in adult outpatients with amoxicillin treatment]
    María Verónica Bravo
    Instituto de Nutricion y Tecnologia de los Alimentos, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 136:981-8. 2008
    ..Among these, amoxicillin is widely indicated in ambulatory practice. One of the alternatives suggested to prevent antibiotic-associated diarrhea, is the use of the probiotic Saccharomyces boulardii...
  28. doi request reprint [Quality of life of patients subjected to gastric bypass more than one year ago: influence of socioeconomic status]
    María José Leiva
    Instituto de Nutricion y Tecnologia de los Alimentos, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:625-33. 2009
    ..The study of the effects of bariatric surgery on quality of life in patients of different socioeconomic levels (SEL) is worthwhile...
  29. doi request reprint [A pilot study on physical training of patients in hemodialysis]
    María Soledad Oliveros R
    Hospital Las Higueras de Talcahuano, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 139:1046-53. 2011
    ..Exercise training during the dialytical procedure may have positive cardiovascular effects and prevent or revert muscle wasting in patients undergoing chronic hemodialysis...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Nutritional status, body composition and bone mineral density in gastric bypass females: impact of socioeconomic level]
    Maria Pia De la Maza
    Tecnóloga Médica, Universidad de Chile
    Rev Med Chil 136:1415-23. 2008
    ..Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) has had a posilive impact on co-mobidities associated with obesity. However, in the long-term it can induce micronutrient deficiencies...
  31. ncbi request reprint The Chilean flour folic acid fortification program reduces serum homocysteine levels and masks vitamin B-12 deficiency in elderly people
    Sandra Hirsch
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Nutr 132:289-91. 2002
    ..Given that vitamin B-12 deficiency was more common than folate deficiency, it may be more appropriate to add vitamin B-12 to food, at least in foods for this age group...
  32. doi request reprint Sleep/wake patterns and physical performance in older adults
    Sussanne Reyes
    Sleep and Functional Neurobiology Laboratory, INTA, University of Chile, Macul 5540, Macul, P O Box 138 11, Santiago, Chile
    Aging Clin Exp Res 25:175-81. 2013
    ..We conducted this study to examine the association between sleep/wake patterns and functional capacity in hypertensive older adults...
  33. ncbi request reprint Results of a community-based weight-bearing resistance training programme for healthy Chilean elderly subjects
    Daniel Bunout
    Age Ageing 34:80-3. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint [Anthropometry, body composition and functional limitations in the elderly]
    Patricia Arroyo
    Unidad de Salud Pública y Nutrición, Laboratorio de Epidemiología Nutricional y Genética, Instituto de Nutrición y Tecnología en Alimentos, Universidad de Chile, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 135:846-54. 2007
    ..Functional limitations limit the independence and jeopardize the quality of life of elderly subjects...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Multivariate study of the evolution of body dimensions in elderly Chilean women]
    Lydia Lera
    Instituto de Nutricion y Tecnologia de los Alimentos, Universidad de Chile, Santiago de Chile, Chile
    Arch Latinoam Nutr 57:219-23. 2007
    ..The results obtained suggested a regular chronological evolution during the first 24 months of observation with a change in structure after 30 months of the study, thereby classifying subjects according to body composition...
  36. ncbi request reprint Are we losing homocysteine as a cardiovascular risk factor?
    Daniel Bunout
    Nutrition 21:1068-9. 2005