Pedro Curi Hallal

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of leisure-time physical activity: a population-based study in southern Brazil
    Juvenal Soares Dias-da-Costa
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 21:275-82. 2005
  2. pmc Energy expenditure compared to physical activity measured by accelerometry and self-report in adolescents: a validation study
    Pedro C Hallal
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e77036. 2013
  3. pmc Perceived environment and public open space use: a study with adults from Curitiba, Brazil
    Rogério César Fermino
    Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, School of Health and Biosciences, Curitiba, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:35. 2013
  4. pmc Neighborhood safety and physical inactivity in adults from Curitiba, Brazil
    Cassiano Ricardo Rech
    Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, School of Health and Biosciences, Physical Activity and Quality of Life Research Group GPAQ, Curitiba, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:72. 2012
  5. pmc Effects of exercise on kidney function among non-diabetic patients with hypertension and renal disease: randomized controlled trial
    Franklin C Barcellos
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil, Rua Marechal Deodoro, 1160 Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    BMC Nephrol 13:90. 2012
  6. pmc Socioeconomic trajectories from birth to adolescence and risk factors for noncommunicable disease: prospective analyses
    Pedro C Hallal
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    J Adolesc Health 51:S32-7. 2012
  7. pmc Infancy and childhood growth and physical activity in adolescence: prospective birth cohort study from Brazil
    Pedro C Hallal
    Federal University of Pelotas, Rua Marechal Deodoro 1160, 96020 220, Pelotas, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:82. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Global physical activity levels: surveillance progress, pitfalls, and prospects
    Pedro C Hallal
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Brazil
    Lancet 380:247-57. 2012
  9. pmc Walking for leisure among adults from three Brazilian cities and its association with perceived environment attributes and personal factors
    Grace A O Gomes
    Physical Education Departament, Bioscience Institute, Physical Activity, Health and Sport Laboratory NAFES, Unesp Univ Estadual Paulista, Rio Claro SP 13506 900, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:111. 2011
  10. pmc Socioeconomic trajectory from birth to adolescence and lung function: prospective birth cohort study
    Ana M B Menezes
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    BMC Public Health 11:596. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of leisure-time physical activity: a population-based study in southern Brazil
    Juvenal Soares Dias-da-Costa
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 21:275-82. 2005
    ..We found no differences according to skin color or alcohol consumption. In conclusion, the prevalence of PI in this adult population was higher than in populations from developed countries, but the associated variables were similar...
  2. pmc Energy expenditure compared to physical activity measured by accelerometry and self-report in adolescents: a validation study
    Pedro C Hallal
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e77036. 2013
    ..However, questionnaires and accelerometry are more widely used. We compared physical activity measured by accelerometer and questionnaire against total (TEE) and physical activity energy expenditure (PAEE) estimated by DLW...
  3. pmc Perceived environment and public open space use: a study with adults from Curitiba, Brazil
    Rogério César Fermino
    Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, School of Health and Biosciences, Curitiba, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:35. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between the perceived environment and the use of public open spaces (POS)...
  4. pmc Neighborhood safety and physical inactivity in adults from Curitiba, Brazil
    Cassiano Ricardo Rech
    Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, School of Health and Biosciences, Physical Activity and Quality of Life Research Group GPAQ, Curitiba, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:72. 2012
    ..We analyzed the association between perceived neighborhood safety and physical inactivity (PI) in adults and examined effect modification according to sociodemographic variables...
  5. pmc Effects of exercise on kidney function among non-diabetic patients with hypertension and renal disease: randomized controlled trial
    Franklin C Barcellos
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil, Rua Marechal Deodoro, 1160 Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    BMC Nephrol 13:90. 2012
    ..This study aims to evaluate the effect of exercise on kidney function, quality of life and other risk factors for cardiovascular disease among non-diabetic chronic hypertensive kidney disease patients who are not undergoing dialysis...
  6. pmc Socioeconomic trajectories from birth to adolescence and risk factors for noncommunicable disease: prospective analyses
    Pedro C Hallal
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    J Adolesc Health 51:S32-7. 2012
    ..To evaluate the associations between family socioeconomic trajectories from 0 to 11 years of age and risk factors for noncommunicable disease at 15 years...
  7. pmc Infancy and childhood growth and physical activity in adolescence: prospective birth cohort study from Brazil
    Pedro C Hallal
    Federal University of Pelotas, Rua Marechal Deodoro 1160, 96020 220, Pelotas, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:82. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effects of prenatal, infancy and childhood weight and length/height gains on objectively-measured physical activity (PA) in adolescence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Global physical activity levels: surveillance progress, pitfalls, and prospects
    Pedro C Hallal
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Brazil
    Lancet 380:247-57. 2012
    ..Continued improvement in monitoring of physical activity would help to guide development of policies and programmes to increase activity levels and to reduce the burden of non-communicable diseases...
  9. pmc Walking for leisure among adults from three Brazilian cities and its association with perceived environment attributes and personal factors
    Grace A O Gomes
    Physical Education Departament, Bioscience Institute, Physical Activity, Health and Sport Laboratory NAFES, Unesp Univ Estadual Paulista, Rio Claro SP 13506 900, Brazil
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:111. 2011
    ..However, most of the evidence on this topic derives from high-income countries and little is known about walking patterns and its association with environmental features in low and middle income countries...
  10. pmc Socioeconomic trajectory from birth to adolescence and lung function: prospective birth cohort study
    Ana M B Menezes
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    BMC Public Health 11:596. 2011
    ..Additionally, we investigate the role of adolescent and parental variables at mediating these associations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Time trends of physical activity in Brazil (2006-2009)
    Pedro C Hallal
    Physical Activity Epidemiology Study Group, Universidade Federal de Pelotas UFPel, Pelotas RS, Brazil
    Rev Bras Epidemiol 14:53-60. 2011
    ..To examine time trends in physical activity (PA) in Brazilian state capitals from 2006 to 2009...
  12. ncbi request reprint Well-being in adolescents: the 11-year follow-up of the 1993 Pelotas (Brazil) birth cohort study
    Pedro C Hallal
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Rua Marechal Deodoro 1160, Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 26:1887-94. 2010
    ..Body mass index was inversely associated with well-being. Among girls, physical activity was directly associated with well-being...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Physical activity practice among Brazilian adolescents]
    Pedro Curi Hallal
    Escola Superior de Educação Física, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS
    Cien Saude Colet 15:3035-42. 2010
    ..These data might be used as a baseline for the monitoring of physical activity among adolescents in Brazil, but already suggests the need of interventions for the promotion of physical activity among Brazilian adolescents...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlates of leisure-time physical activity differ by body-mass-index status in Brazilian adults
    Pedro Curi Hallal
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    J Phys Act Health 5:571-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate physical activity (PA) levels in adults and their association with sex, age, and education level across categories of body mass index (BMI)...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of overweight and obesity in adolescents from the 1993 Pelotas Birth Cohort Study, Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil: comparison of two diagnostic criteria
    Maria de Fátima Alves Vieira
    Faculdade de Nutrição, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS 96030, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:2993-9. 2007
    ..However, sensitivity was high for overweight but low for obesity. Our data show that the IOTF classification underestimates the prevalence of obesity in early adolescence...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Nutritional status of first to fourth-grade students of urban schools in Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil]
    Maria de Fátima Alves Vieira
    Faculdade de Nutrição, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:1667-74. 2008
    ..In conclusion, primary students' nutritional status depends not only on demographic and socioeconomic factors, but also on type of school...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of insufficient physical activity and associated factors in Brazilian adolescents
    Juliano Peixoto Bastos
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil
    J Phys Act Health 5:777-94. 2008
    ..A further aim was to test the validity and reliability of the questionnaire used...
  19. ncbi request reprint Methods and logistics of a multidisciplinary survey of schoolchildren from Pelotas, in the Southern Region of Brazil
    Marília Leão Goettems
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Odontologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:867-78. 2013
    ..The method used allowed investigators to obtain data on several health outcomes as well as on possible risk factors. This strategy optimizes the use of financial resources for research and promotes interprofessional collaboration...
  20. ncbi request reprint Polypharmacy and suicide attempts in bipolar disorder
    Fernando Kratz Gazalle
    Post Graduate Psychiatry Program, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:35-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the association between suicide attempts and the use of multiple drugs in patients with bipolar disorder...
  21. doi request reprint Physical activity as a predictor of adolescent body fatness: a systematic review
    Felipe Fossati Reichert
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Sports Med 39:279-94. 2009
    ..Further studies are needed in order to generate evidence-based recommendations for the quantity and quality of adolescent physical activity required to prevent or treat adolescent obesity...
  22. ncbi request reprint Manic symptoms and quality of life in bipolar disorder
    Fernando Kratz Gazalle
    Psychiatric Research Unit, Post Graduate Psychiatry Program, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Psychiatry Res 153:33-8. 2007
    ..In a separate analysis at the YMRS items, items 4 (irritability) and 5 (sleep) were associated with lower quality of life...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of sedentary lifestyle and associated factors in adolescents 10 to 12 years of age]
    Pedro Curi Hallal
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:1277-87. 2006
    ..Effective strategies against sedentary lifestyle in adolescence are needed because of its high prevalence and association with physical inactivity in adulthood...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Can teenage obesity affect mental health?]
    Maria Cecilia Formoso Assunção
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:1859-66. 2013
    ..Given current knowledge on the future implications of obesity and mental health and in dealing with adolescents, studies on gender differences in adolescence may contribute to understanding such associations. ..
  25. pmc Tracking of medicine use and self-medication from infancy to adolescence: 1993 Pelotas (Brazil) birth cohort study
    Andréa Dâmaso Bertoldi
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    J Adolesc Health 51:S11-5. 2012
    ..To track the use of medicine and self-medication from infancy to adolescence...
  26. ncbi request reprint Tracking of physical activity from adolescence to adulthood: a population-based study
    Mario Renato Azevedo
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:69-75. 2007
    ..To assess the association between regular physical activity in adolescence and leisure-time physical activity in adulthood, with emphasis on gender differences...
  27. ncbi request reprint Mismatch between self-reported quality of life and functional assessment in acute mania: a matter of unawareness of illness?
    Fernando Kratz Gazalle
    Post Graduate Psychiatry Program, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    J Affect Disord 103:247-52. 2007
    ..This study aims to investigate the self-reported QoL in manic, depressed, and euthymic BD subjects, as compared to matched healthy controls...
  28. pmc Methodological aspects of the 1993 Pelotas (Brazil) Birth Cohort Study
    Cesar Gomes Victora
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 40:39-46. 2006
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and associated factors: the PLATINO Study in São Paulo, Brazil
    Ana Maria Baptista Menezes
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 21:1565-73. 2005
    ..COPD was positively associated with age and smoking and inversely with body mass index. Utilization of different COPD spirometry criteria resulted in different percentages of COPD, but similar associated factors...
  30. ncbi request reprint Disability relating to basic and instrumental activities of daily living among elderly subjects
    Giovâni Firpo Del Duca
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:796-805. 2009
    ..To assess the prevalence of disability and associated factors in elderly, by focusing on basic and instrumental activities of daily living...
  31. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with regular non-diet soft drink intake among adults in Pelotas, Southern Brazil
    Airton José Rombaldi
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Educação Física, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Rua Luis de Camões 625, Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 45:382-90. 2011
    ..To assess factors associated with regular intake of non-diet soft drinks among adults...
  32. ncbi request reprint Objectively measured physical activity in the 1993 Pelotas (Brazil) birth cohort
    Felipe Fossati Reichert
    Physical Education School, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:2369-75. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the patterns of objectively measured physical activity in Brazilian adolescents...
  33. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality in Pelotas, Brazil: a comparison of risk factors in two birth cohorts
    Ana Maria Baptista Menezes
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 18:439-46. 2005
    ..To compare two population-based birth cohorts to assess trends in infant mortality rates and the distribution of relevant risk factors, and how these changed after an 11-year period...
  34. ncbi request reprint Changes in physical activity among Brazilian adults over a 5-year period
    Alan Goularte Knuth
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:591-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to document changes in physical activity of Brazilian adults by comparing two surveys carried out 5 years apart...
  35. ncbi request reprint 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...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of falls in institutionalized elderly in Rio Grande, Southern Brazil]
    Lílian Gatto Gonçalves
    Centro de Ciência da Vida e da Saúde, Universidade Catolica de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 42:938-45. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to assess the prevalence of falls in institutionalized elderly and to describe factors associated...
  37. ncbi request reprint Self-medication among adolescents aged 18 years: the 1993 Pelotas (Brazil) birth cohort study
    Andréa Dâmaso Bertoldi
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 55:175-81. 2014
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Traumatic dental injuries in primary dentition: epidemiological study among preschool children in South Brazil
    Flávia Prietsch Wendt
    Pediatric Dentistry at the Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    Dent Traumatol 26:168-73. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of traumatic injury in primary dentition among children aged 12-71 months old, as well as to evaluate the distribution of traumatic injuries, type of trauma and associated factors...
  39. ncbi request reprint 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...
  40. ncbi request reprint [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...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease according to symptoms and spirometry
    Ana Menezes
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas UFPel, Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    COPD 1:173-9. 2004
    ..The fixed ratio criterion is recommended when population-specific reference curves are not available, while the GOLD definition is recommended to evaluate severity of COPD...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Frequency of high-fat and low-fiber diets among adolescents]
    Marilda Borges Neutzling
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:336-42. 2007
    ..To describe the frequency and associated factors of high-fat and low-fiber diets among adolescents...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Practice of physical activity and sedentarism among Brazilians: results of the National Household Sample Survey--2008]
    Alan Goularte Knuth
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas UFPel, Pelotas, Brazil
    Cien Saude Colet 16:3697-705. 2011
    ..7% watch TV for 3 hours or more, on average, per day. These data may help design public policies aimed at promoting health, in particular through PA, which may positively influence on the quality of life of the Brazilian population...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of depressive symptoms and associated factors among southern Brazilian adults: cross-sectional population-based study]
    Airton José Rombaldi
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Educação Física, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brasil
    Rev Bras Epidemiol 13:620-9. 2010
    ..Population-based studies using longitudinal designs may help to clarify the relationship between biopsychosocial variables and depressive symptoms...
  45. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal and Cross-Sectional Associations of Physical Activity With Triglyceride and HDLc Levels in Young Male Adults
    Renata Moraes Bielemann
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Phys Act Health 11:784-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between physical activity and triglyceride and HDLc levels in young male adults...
  46. ncbi request reprint Nutritional status and physical activity level as risk factor for traumatic dental injuries occurrence: a systematic review
    Marília Leão Goettems
    Department of Social and Preventive Dentistry, Post Graduate Program in Dentistry, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Dent Traumatol 30:251-8. 2014
    ..To systematically review epidemiological articles assessing traumatic dental injuries (TDI) rates according to the physical activity habits and nutritional status...
  47. ncbi request reprint Bipolar depression: the importance of being on remission
    Fernando Kratz Gazalle
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 28:93-6. 2006
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint [Smoking and alcohol consumption among university students: prevalence and associated factors]
    Thiago Rozales Ramis
    Escola Superior de Educação Física, Universidade Federal de Pelotas
    Rev Bras Epidemiol 15:376-85. 2012
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary rehabilitation programs for patients with COPD
    Fernando César Wehrmeister
    Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Department of Social Medicine, Federal University of Pelotas School of Medicine, Pelotas, Brazil
    J Bras Pneumol 37:544-55. 2011
    ..Rehabilitation programs can be considered important tools for the treatment of COPD. Therefore, health administrators should implement public policies including such programs in the routine of health care facilities...
  50. ncbi request reprint [Physical activity and sedentary behavior among adolescent high school students]
    Maria Cecília Marinho Tenório
    Programa de Pós graduação em Hebiatri, Universidade de Pernambuco
    Rev Bras Epidemiol 13:105-17. 2010
    ..To identify the prevalence of factors associated with insufficient physical activity levels and sedentary behavior among adolescents...
  51. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and factors associated with home care among older adults
    Giovâni Firpo Del Duca
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Educação Física, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, SC, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 45:113-20. 2011
    ..To estimate the prevalence of home care among older adults and to identify associated factors...
  52. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with physical activity in adults in Brasília, Central-West Brazil
    Priscilla Marcondelli Dias Thomaz
    Faculdade de Ciencias da Saude, Universidade de Brasilia, DF, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 44:894-900. 2010
    ..To describe physical activity practice in adults and to identify associated factors...
  53. ncbi request reprint Time trends of physical activity among Brazilian adolescents over a 7-year period
    Carolina de Vargas Nunes Coll
    Social Medicine Department, Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:209-13. 2014
    ..To evaluate time trends in physical activity among adolescents aged 10 to 19 years living in southern Brazil over a 7-year period...
  54. ncbi request reprint Effect of wearing mouthguards on the physical performance of soccer and futsal players: a randomized cross-over study
    Kauê Collares
    Department of Dentistry, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Dent Traumatol 30:55-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the influence of custom-fit mouthguards on the aerobic performance of soccer and futsal players under 17 (U-17)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Tacrolimus and quality of life after kidney transplantation--a multicenter study
    Maristela Bohlke
    School of Medicine, Catholic University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Clin Transplant 20:504-8. 2006
    ....
  56. pmc Survey on the occurrence of dental trauma and preventive strategies among Brazilian professional soccer players
    Marcos Britto Correa
    Post Graduation Program in Dentistry, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 18:572-6. 2010
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal and Cross-Sectional Associations of Physical Activity With Triglyceride and HDLc Levels in Young Male Adults
    Renata Moraes Bielemann
    Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Phys Act Health 11:784-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between physical activity and triglyceride and HDLc levels in young male adults...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Depressive symptoms and associated factors in an elderly population in southern Brazil]
    Fernando Kratz Gazalle
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Ciências Médicas Psiquiatria, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 38:365-71. 2004
    ..To determine the frequency of some depressive symptoms in the elderly, to build up a score of depressive symptoms and to evaluate the association between depressive symptoms and demographic, socioeconomic and behavioral variables...
  59. doi request reprint Worldwide timing of growth faltering: revisiting implications for interventions
    Cesar Gomes Victora
    Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Rua Marechal Deodoro 1160, 96020 220, Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    Pediatrics 125:e473-80. 2010
    ..Our goal was to describe worldwide growth-faltering patterns by using the new World Health Organization (WHO) standards...
  60. ncbi request reprint Physical inactivity: prevalence and associated variables in Brazilian adults
    Pedro Curi Hallal
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, RS, Brazil
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1894-900. 2003
    ..To measure the prevalence of physical inactivity, and variables associated with it, in an adult southern Brazilian population...