Pedro A Moreira

Summary

Affiliation: University of Porto
Country: Portugal

Publications

  1. pmc Physical activity in adults with controlled and uncontrolled asthma as compared to healthy adults: a cross-sectional study
    Annelies Verlaet
    Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, AL, Hernani Monteiro, 1, 4200 465, Porto, Portugal
    Clin Transl Allergy 3:1. 2013
  2. pmc Food patterns according to sociodemographics, physical activity, sleeping and obesity in Portuguese children
    Pedro Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Rua Roberto Frias, Porto, Portugal
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1121-38. 2010
  3. pmc Educational and economic determinants of food intake in Portuguese adults: a cross-sectional survey
    Pedro A Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, R, Roberto Frias, 4200 465 Porto, Portugal
    BMC Public Health 4:58. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of economic and educational factors in asthma: evidence from the Portuguese health survey
    Pedro Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Public Health 122:434-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Maternal weight gain during pregnancy and overweight in Portuguese children
    P Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:608-14. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity and asthma in the Portuguese National Health Survey
    P Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Allergy 61:1488-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Educational, economic and dietary determinants of obesity in Portuguese adults: a cross-sectional study
    Pedro Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, R Roberto Frias, 4200 465 Porto, Portugal
    Eat Behav 7:220-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Dietary calcium and body mass index in Portuguese children
    P Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:861-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive restraint is associated with higher intake of vegetables in a sample of university students
    P Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Portugal
    Eat Behav 6:229-37. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant status, oxidative stress, and damage in elite trained kayakers and canoeists and sedentary controls
    Vitor Teixeira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 19:443-56. 2009

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Physical activity in adults with controlled and uncontrolled asthma as compared to healthy adults: a cross-sectional study
    Annelies Verlaet
    Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, AL, Hernani Monteiro, 1, 4200 465, Porto, Portugal
    Clin Transl Allergy 3:1. 2013
    ..We aimed to compare physical activity levels between healthy subjects and asthmatics with controlled and uncontrolled disease...
  2. pmc Food patterns according to sociodemographics, physical activity, sleeping and obesity in Portuguese children
    Pedro Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Rua Roberto Frias, Porto, Portugal
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1121-38. 2010
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  3. pmc Educational and economic determinants of food intake in Portuguese adults: a cross-sectional survey
    Pedro A Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, R, Roberto Frias, 4200 465 Porto, Portugal
    BMC Public Health 4:58. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the importance of educational and economic factors in determining food pattern in Portuguese adults...
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of economic and educational factors in asthma: evidence from the Portuguese health survey
    Pedro Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Public Health 122:434-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the importance of economic and educational factors in determining the risk of asthma in adults...
  5. ncbi request reprint Maternal weight gain during pregnancy and overweight in Portuguese children
    P Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:608-14. 2007
    ..The objective of our study was to assess the association between maternal weight gain during pregnancy and childhood overweight...
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity and asthma in the Portuguese National Health Survey
    P Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Allergy 61:1488-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Educational, economic and dietary determinants of obesity in Portuguese adults: a cross-sectional study
    Pedro Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, R Roberto Frias, 4200 465 Porto, Portugal
    Eat Behav 7:220-8. 2006
    ..55-0.78). In conclusion, educational attainment and vegetable intake decreased significantly the risk of obesity in Portuguese adults from both genders; fruits and starchy foods consumption also decreased the risk of obesity in women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dietary calcium and body mass index in Portuguese children
    P Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:861-7. 2005
    ..The objective of our study was to assess nutritional intake in school children (7-9-y-old) and relate calcium intake to body mass index (BMI)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive restraint is associated with higher intake of vegetables in a sample of university students
    P Moreira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Portugal
    Eat Behav 6:229-37. 2005
    ..In restrained men, the more important food pattern consists of vegetable soup, fruit, milk, and eggs. These differences should be considered in clinical interventions for individuals seeking a better body weight control...
  10. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant status, oxidative stress, and damage in elite trained kayakers and canoeists and sedentary controls
    Vitor Teixeira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 19:443-56. 2009
    ..This work suggests that despite the enhanced levels of antioxidants, athletes undergoing regular strenuous exercise exhibited more oxidative stress than sedentary controls...
  11. doi request reprint Antioxidant status, oxidative stress, and damage in elite kayakers after 1 year of training and competition in 2 seasons
    Vitor Teixeira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:716-24. 2009
    ..Antioxidant status changed more within the same season than from one season to another. Redox markers should be monitored throughout the season to detect athletes at an increased oxidative risk...
  12. doi request reprint Sugar-sweetened beverage intake and overweight in children from a Mediterranean country
    Hugo Valente
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Public Health Nutr 14:127-32. 2011
    ..To assess the association between sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) consumption and overweight in children from a Mediterranean country...
  13. doi request reprint Antioxidants do not prevent postexercise peroxidation and may delay muscle recovery
    Vitor H Teixeira
    Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Porto, Porto, Potugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1752-60. 2009
    ..This study aimed to determine the effects of 4 wk of antioxidants (AOX) supplementation on exercise-induced lipid peroxidation, muscle damage, and inflammation in kayakers...
  14. doi request reprint Does exercise increase the risk of upper respiratory tract infections?
    Andre Moreira
    Department of Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Al Prof Hernani Monteiro, 4202 Porto, Portugal
    Br Med Bull 90:111-31. 2009
    ..Heavy exercise induces marked immunodepression, which is multifactorial in origin. Evidence showing clinical significance of this immunodepression is scarce...