Emanuela Gualdi-Russo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ferrara
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex determination from the talus and calcaneus measurements
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    Dipartimento di Biologia ed Evoluzione, University of Ferrara, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Forensic Sci Int 171:151-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Weight status and body image perception in Italian children
    E Gualdi-Russo
    Department of Biology and Evolution, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Hum Nutr Diet 21:39-45. 2008
  3. pmc Weight status and perception of body image in children: the effect of maternal immigrant status
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Surgical Specialties, University of Ferrara, Corso Ercole I d Este 32, Ferrara 44121, Italy
    Nutr J 11:85. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Body composition and somatotype of experienced mountain climbers
    Davide Barbieri
    Department of Biology and Evolution, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    High Alt Med Biol 13:46-50. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Biological characteristics and ageing in former elite volleyball players
    Luciana Zaccagni
    Department of Biology and Evolution, University of Ferrara, Italy
    J Sci Med Sport 12:667-72. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Migration and health in Italy: a multiethnic adult sample
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    Department of Biology and Evolution, Ferrara University, Ferrara, Italy
    J Travel Med 16:88-95. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Human activity patterns and skeletal metric indicators in the upper limb
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Coll Antropol 28:131-43. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Anthropometric traits and aging: a cross-sectional survey in diabetic elderly women
    Nicoletta Onisto
    Department of Biology and Evolution, Ferrara University, Corso Ercole I d Este, Ferrara, Italy
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:197-200. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Cremated human remains: is measurement of the lateral angle of the meatus acusticus internus a reliable method of sex determination?
    Sabrina Masotti
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Surgery Specialties, University of Ferrara, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
    Int J Legal Med 127:1039-44. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Recent trend and perspectives in forensic anthropology: a bibliometric analysis
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    University of Ferrara, Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, Ferrara, Italy
    Coll Antropol 37:595-9. 2013

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex determination from the talus and calcaneus measurements
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    Dipartimento di Biologia ed Evoluzione, University of Ferrara, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Forensic Sci Int 171:151-6. 2007
    ..The accuracy of classification was high only for the northern Italians. Most southern Italian males were misclassified as females, confirming the population-specificity of discriminant function equations...
  2. doi request reprint Weight status and body image perception in Italian children
    E Gualdi-Russo
    Department of Biology and Evolution, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Hum Nutr Diet 21:39-45. 2008
    ..Previous research suggests there is a tendency in overweight subjects to underestimate their weight status. This study investigated the perception of body image in Italian children, with particular regard to overweight children...
  3. pmc Weight status and perception of body image in children: the effect of maternal immigrant status
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Surgical Specialties, University of Ferrara, Corso Ercole I d Este 32, Ferrara 44121, Italy
    Nutr J 11:85. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the relationship between immigrant status of the mother and weight status and body image perception of the child...
  4. doi request reprint Body composition and somatotype of experienced mountain climbers
    Davide Barbieri
    Department of Biology and Evolution, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    High Alt Med Biol 13:46-50. 2012
    ..Body mass, height, girths, skinfolds, and bone breadths were gathered and used to calculate body composition and somatotype of each subject...
  5. doi request reprint Biological characteristics and ageing in former elite volleyball players
    Luciana Zaccagni
    Department of Biology and Evolution, University of Ferrara, Italy
    J Sci Med Sport 12:667-72. 2009
    ..This study underlines the particular performance of former players in cognitive functions. Moreover, it confirms that an active lifestyle has beneficial effects on the biological age profiles of former athletes...
  6. doi request reprint Migration and health in Italy: a multiethnic adult sample
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    Department of Biology and Evolution, Ferrara University, Ferrara, Italy
    J Travel Med 16:88-95. 2009
    ..This anthropometric study was part of a multiregional project "Health Assistance and Monitoring for Indigent Italian Citizens and Immigrants" funded by the Italian Ministry of Health...
  7. ncbi request reprint Human activity patterns and skeletal metric indicators in the upper limb
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Coll Antropol 28:131-43. 2004
    ..Then the results obtained previously were used to analyze a sample with unknown occupation. The efficacy of metric stress indicators is discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Anthropometric traits and aging: a cross-sectional survey in diabetic elderly women
    Nicoletta Onisto
    Department of Biology and Evolution, Ferrara University, Corso Ercole I d Este, Ferrara, Italy
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:197-200. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the diabetic women are more in overweight than the controls. Moreover, diabetes resulted associated with an accelerated process of aging in anthropometric traits...
  9. doi request reprint Cremated human remains: is measurement of the lateral angle of the meatus acusticus internus a reliable method of sex determination?
    Sabrina Masotti
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Surgery Specialties, University of Ferrara, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
    Int J Legal Med 127:1039-44. 2013
    ..The results of this study suggest that the LA method is not sufficiently reliable to assess the sex of elderly Italian individuals from their burned remains and thus should only be used in conjunction with other sexing techniques. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Recent trend and perspectives in forensic anthropology: a bibliometric analysis
    Emanuela Gualdi-Russo
    University of Ferrara, Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, Ferrara, Italy
    Coll Antropol 37:595-9. 2013
    ..During this period, the majority of FA papers concerned skeletal biology, although there was a positive shift toward virtual anthropological studies...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chinese women in Italy--menarche, pregnancy and maternity
    Lisa Argnani
    Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    Coll Antropol 28:885-90. 2004
    ..4 +/- 1.4 years). The delayed sexual development was probably due to the same situation of severe poverty that forced them to migrate...
  12. ncbi request reprint Body image and growth in Italy
    Lisa Argnani
    Department of Evolutive Experimental Biology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Coll Antropol 32:413-8. 2008
    ..The analysis of body image perception is a valid source of information and should be assessed in studies on youth growth, since it varies with age, sex, population, pathologies and socio-cultural environment...
  13. ncbi request reprint Childhood malnutrition and growth in a rural area of Western Kenya
    Samantha Semproli
    Dipartimento Biologia Evoluzionistica Sper, Universita degli Studi, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Phys Anthropol 132:463-9. 2007
    ..These findings are discussed in light of sexual dimorphism in sensitivity to adverse environmental conditions...