M A Martinez-Gonzalez

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Affiliation: University of Navarra
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Yogurt consumption, weight change and risk of overweight/obesity: the SUN cohort study
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Dept Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Spain CIBEROBN, Instituto de Salud Carlos III ISCIII, Spain Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 24:1189-96. 2014
  2. pmc A decline in inflammation is associated with less depressive symptoms after a dietary intervention in metabolic syndrome patients: a longitudinal study
    Aurora Perez-Cornago
    Department of Nutrition, Food Science and Physiology, University of Navarra, Irunlarrea 1, Pamplona 31008, Spain
    Nutr J 13:36. 2014
  3. pmc Novel association of the obesity risk-allele near Fas Apoptotic Inhibitory Molecule 2 (FAIM2) gene with heart rate and study of its effects on myocardial infarction in diabetic participants of the PREDIMED trial
    Dolores Corella
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 13:5. 2014
  4. pmc Heme iron intake and risk of new-onset diabetes in a Mediterranean population at high risk of cardiovascular disease: an observational cohort analysis
    Jose Candido Fernandez-Cao
    Unidad Nutrición y Salud Pública, Universitat Rovira i Virgili Reus, Tarragona, Spain
    BMC Public Health 13:1042. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Glycemic load, glycemic index, bread and incidence of overweight/obesity in a Mediterranean cohort: the SUN project
    Carmen de la Fuente-Arrillaga
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Irunlarrea 1, 31080 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    BMC Public Health 14:1091. 2014
  6. pmc Definitions and potential health benefits of the Mediterranean diet: views from experts around the world
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece Hellenic Health Foundation, Athens, Greece
    BMC Med 12:112. 2014
  7. pmc Polyphenol intake and mortality risk: a re-analysis of the PREDIMED trial
    Anna Tresserra-Rimbau
    Nutrition and Food Science Department, XaRTA, INSA, Pharmacy School, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Med 12:77. 2014
  8. pmc Olive oil intake and risk of cardiovascular disease and mortality in the PREDIMED Study
    Marta Guasch-Ferré
    Human Nutrition Unit, University Hospital of Sant Joan de Reus, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, IISPV, Rovira i Virgili University, C Sant Llorenç 21, Reus, 43201, Spain
    BMC Med 12:78. 2014
  9. pmc Mediterranean dietary pattern and depression: the PREDIMED randomized trial
    Almudena Sanchez-Villegas
    Biomedical Research Center Network on Obesity and Nutrition CIBERobn Physiopathology of Obesity and Nutrition, Institute of Health Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Med 11:208. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure values and depression in hypertensive individuals at high cardiovascular risk
    Cília Mejía-Lancheros
    Department of Paediatrics, Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Preventive Medicine, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:109. 2014

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Publications103 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Yogurt consumption, weight change and risk of overweight/obesity: the SUN cohort study
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Dept Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Spain CIBEROBN, Instituto de Salud Carlos III ISCIII, Spain Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 24:1189-96. 2014
    ..Epidemiological studies on the association between yogurt consumption and the risk of overweight/obesity are scarce. We prospectively examined the association of yogurt consumption with overweight/obesity and average annual weight gain...
  2. pmc A decline in inflammation is associated with less depressive symptoms after a dietary intervention in metabolic syndrome patients: a longitudinal study
    Aurora Perez-Cornago
    Department of Nutrition, Food Science and Physiology, University of Navarra, Irunlarrea 1, Pamplona 31008, Spain
    Nutr J 13:36. 2014
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to examine the effects of a hypocaloric diet designed to reduce MetS features on self-perceived depression and the possible underlying factors...
  3. pmc Novel association of the obesity risk-allele near Fas Apoptotic Inhibitory Molecule 2 (FAIM2) gene with heart rate and study of its effects on myocardial infarction in diabetic participants of the PREDIMED trial
    Dolores Corella
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 13:5. 2014
    ..Although a polymorphism (rs7138803; G > A) near the Fas apoptotic inhibitory molecule 2 (FAIM2) locus has been related to obesity, its association with other cardiovascular risk factors and disease remains uncertain...
  4. pmc Heme iron intake and risk of new-onset diabetes in a Mediterranean population at high risk of cardiovascular disease: an observational cohort analysis
    Jose Candido Fernandez-Cao
    Unidad Nutrición y Salud Pública, Universitat Rovira i Virgili Reus, Tarragona, Spain
    BMC Public Health 13:1042. 2013
    ..S populations. The objective of the present study was to evaluate the association between heme iron intake and the incidence of T2DM in a Mediterranean population at high cardiovascular risk...
  5. ncbi request reprint Glycemic load, glycemic index, bread and incidence of overweight/obesity in a Mediterranean cohort: the SUN project
    Carmen de la Fuente-Arrillaga
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Irunlarrea 1, 31080 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    BMC Public Health 14:1091. 2014
    ..To evaluate prospectively the relationship between white, or whole grain bread, and glycemic index, or glycemic load from diet and weight change in a Mediterranean cohort...
  6. pmc Definitions and potential health benefits of the Mediterranean diet: views from experts around the world
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece Hellenic Health Foundation, Athens, Greece
    BMC Med 12:112. 2014
    ....
  7. pmc Polyphenol intake and mortality risk: a re-analysis of the PREDIMED trial
    Anna Tresserra-Rimbau
    Nutrition and Food Science Department, XaRTA, INSA, Pharmacy School, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Med 12:77. 2014
    ..Our aim was to evaluate whether polyphenol intake is associated with all-cause mortality in subjects at high cardiovascular risk...
  8. pmc Olive oil intake and risk of cardiovascular disease and mortality in the PREDIMED Study
    Marta Guasch-Ferré
    Human Nutrition Unit, University Hospital of Sant Joan de Reus, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, IISPV, Rovira i Virgili University, C Sant Llorenç 21, Reus, 43201, Spain
    BMC Med 12:78. 2014
    ..The aim was to assess the association between total olive oil intake, its varieties (extra virgin and common olive oil) and the risk of cardiovascular disease and mortality in a Mediterranean population at high cardiovascular risk...
  9. pmc Mediterranean dietary pattern and depression: the PREDIMED randomized trial
    Almudena Sanchez-Villegas
    Biomedical Research Center Network on Obesity and Nutrition CIBERobn Physiopathology of Obesity and Nutrition, Institute of Health Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    BMC Med 11:208. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare in a randomized trial the effects of two Mediterranean diets versus a low-fat diet on depression risk after at least 3 years of intervention...
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure values and depression in hypertensive individuals at high cardiovascular risk
    Cília Mejía-Lancheros
    Department of Paediatrics, Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Preventive Medicine, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:109. 2014
    ..This study aims to analyze whether depression may influence the control of blood pressure in hypertensive individuals at high cardiovascular risk...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychosocial factors on cardiovascular morbimortality: a prospective cohort study
    Cília Mejía-Lancheros
    Department of Paediatrics, Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Preventive Medicine, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:135. 2014
    ..The present study aims to determine the contribution of psychosocial determinants in increasing the risk of cardiovascular events (myocardial infarction and stroke), and death from CVD, in a high risk adult population...
  12. pmc Effect of the Mediterranean diet on blood pressure in the PREDIMED trial: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Estefania Toledo
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    BMC Med 11:207. 2013
    ..Hypertension can be prevented by adopting healthy dietary patterns. Our aim was to assess the 4-year effect on blood pressure (BP) control of a randomized feeding trial promoting the traditional Mediterranean dietary pattern...
  13. ncbi request reprint The major European dietary patterns and metabolic syndrome
    Miguel Angel Martinez-Gonzalez
    School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 14:265-71. 2013
    ..Strong evidence is accumulating to support that a closer conformity with the MDP is inversely associated with the incidence of MetS, cardiovascular risk factors, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. ..
  14. pmc Association between dietary phylloquinone intake and peripheral metabolic risk markers related to insulin resistance and diabetes in elderly subjects at high cardiovascular risk
    Martí Juanola-Falgarona
    Universitat Rovira i Virgili, C Sant Llorenç 21, Reus, Spain
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:7. 2013
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the associations between dietary intake of vitamin K and peripheral adipokines and other metabolic risk markers related to insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  15. pmc Associations of the FTO rs9939609 and the MC4R rs17782313 polymorphisms with type 2 diabetes are modulated by diet, being higher when adherence to the Mediterranean diet pattern is low
    Carolina Ortega-Azorín
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:137. 2012
    ..However gene-diet interactions with dietary patterns have not been investigated. Our main aim was to analyze whether these associations are modulated by the level of adherence to the Mediterranean Diet (MedDiet)...
  16. pmc Frequency of nut consumption and mortality risk in the PREDIMED nutrition intervention trial
    Marta Guasch-Ferré
    Human Nutrition Unit, Hospital Universitari de Sant Joan de Reus, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, IISPV Institut d Investigació Sanitària Pere Virgili, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    BMC Med 11:164. 2013
    ..To examine the association between frequency of nut consumption and mortality in individuals at high cardiovascular risk from Spain, a Mediterranean country with a relatively high average nut intake per person...
  17. pmc Diet, a new target to prevent depression?
    Almudena Sanchez-Villegas
    Deparment of Clinical Sciences, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, PO Box 550, CP 35080, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    BMC Med 11:3. 2013
    ..Research on the role of diet in the prevention of depression is scarce. Some evidence suggests that depression shares common mechanisms with cardiovascular disease...
  18. pmc Alcohol intake, wine consumption and the development of depression: the PREDIMED study
    Alfredo Gea
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Medical School Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    BMC Med 11:192. 2013
    ..Depression, the most prevalent mental disorder worldwide, has been related to alcohol intake. We aimed to prospectively assess the association between alcohol intake and incident depression using repeated measurements of alcohol intake...
  19. pmc A longitudinal assessment of alcohol intake and incident depression: the SUN project
    Alfredo Gea
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Irunlarrea 1, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    BMC Public Health 12:954. 2012
    ..The type of beverage may also be important. Therefore we aimed to prospectively evaluate the influence of alcohol intake on incident depression in a Mediterranean cohort...
  20. pmc A 14-item Mediterranean diet assessment tool and obesity indexes among high-risk subjects: the PREDIMED trial
    Miguel Angel Martinez-Gonzalez
    Prevención con Dieta Mediterránea Network RD 06 0045, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spanish Government, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e43134. 2012
    ..We examined these associations using a 14-item tool of adherence to the Mediterranean diet as exposure and body mass index, waist circumference and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) as outcomes...
  21. pmc Validation of metabolic syndrome using medical records in the SUN cohort
    María Teresa Barrio-López
    Department of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Avenida de Pio XII, 36 31008 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    BMC Public Health 11:867. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the validity of self reported criteria of Metabolic Syndrome (MS) in the SUN (Seguimiento Universidad de Navarra) cohort using their medical records as the gold standard...
  22. pmc Relationship between body image disturbance and incidence of depression: the SUN prospective cohort
    Adriano Marçal Pimenta
    Department of Maternal and Child Nursing and Public Health, Nursing School, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Avenida Alfredo Balena, 190 Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, CEP 30130 100, Brazi
    BMC Public Health 9:1. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the association between body image disturbance and the incidence of depression...
  23. pmc Validation of self reported diagnosis of hypertension in a cohort of university graduates in Spain
    Alvaro Alonso
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    BMC Public Health 5:94. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate validity of self-reported diagnosis of hypertension in a cohort of university graduates in Spain...
  24. pmc Self-reported drinking and driving amongst educated adults in Spain: The "Seguimiento Universidad de Navarra" (SUN) cohort findings
    Maria Segui-Gomez
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    BMC Public Health 7:55. 2007
    ..We wondered whether these values hold true among European educated citizens and whether there are any significant differences in prevalence by age, gender, type of profession and other lifestyle indicators...
  25. pmc Validity of a self-reported diagnosis of depression among participants in a cohort study using the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV (SCID-I)
    Almudena Sanchez-Villegas
    Department of Clinical Sciencies, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    BMC Psychiatry 8:43. 2008
    ..Thus, the use of a medical diagnosis of depression could be a more appropriate approach...
  26. pmc Meta-analysis on the effect of the N363S polymorphism of the glucocorticoid receptor gene (GRL) on human obesity
    Amelia Marti
    Department of Physiology and Nutrition, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    BMC Med Genet 7:50. 2006
    ..Individual studies may lack statistical power which may result in disparate results. This limitation can be overcome using meta-analytic techniques...
  27. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet and the incidence of cardiovascular disease: a Spanish cohort
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Medical School Clinica Universitaria, University of Navarra, C Irunlarrea, 1 Ed Investigacion, 31080 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:237-44. 2011
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint The SUN cohort study (Seguimiento University of Navarra)
    Miguel Angel Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Public Health Nutr 9:127-31. 2006
    ..Cohort study (the SUN project) to identify dietary determinants of hypertension, diabetes, obesity and coronary heart disease (CHD), among other conditions...
  29. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat intake and the risk of osteoporotic fractures in the elderly
    M J Martínez-Ramírez
    Service of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Hospital of Jaén and Division of Medicine, University of Jaen, Navarra, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1114-20. 2007
    ..To explore the association between fat intake, serum lipids and the risk of osteoporotic fractures in the elderly...
  30. pmc Adherence to Mediterranean diet and risk of developing diabetes: prospective cohort study
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Medical School Clinica Universitaria, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    BMJ 336:1348-51. 2008
    ..To assess the relation between adherence to a Mediterranean diet and the incidence of diabetes among initially healthy participants...
  31. ncbi request reprint Low consumption of fruit and vegetables and risk of chronic disease: a review of the epidemiological evidence and temporal trends among Spanish graduates
    Miguel A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Medical School and Clinic, University of Navarra, Irunlarrea 1, 31080 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    Public Health Nutr 14:2309-15. 2011
    ..To review the evidence on the association between fruit and vegetable (F&V) consumption and risk of chronic disease, and to assess trends in the prevalence of low F&V consumption...
  32. ncbi request reprint Nut consumption, weight gain and obesity: Epidemiological evidence
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:S40-5. 2011
    ..We reviewed the available epidemiological evidence on long-term nut consumption and body weight changes. We also report new results from the SUN ("Seguimiento Universidad de Navarra") cohort...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean food pattern and the primary prevention of chronic disease: recent developments
    Miguel Angel Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Clinica Universitaria, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Nutr Rev 67:S111-6. 2009
    ..The major findings of the Greek and EPIC-Elderly cohort, the SUN study, the Medi-RIVAGE and the PREDIMED trials are reviewed. Definitive answers will come from ongoing primary prevention trials that assess clinical events as outcomes...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet and reduction in the risk of a first acute myocardial infarction: an operational healthy dietary score
    Miguel A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Epidemiologia y Salud Publica, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Navarra, Irunlarrea 1, 31080 Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 41:153-60. 2002
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Spanish version of the physical activity questionnaire used in the Nurses' Health Study and the Health Professionals' Follow-up Study
    Miguel Angel Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Navarra, Irunlarrea s n, E 31080 Pamplona, Spain
    Public Health Nutr 8:920-7. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of physical activity during leisure time in the European Union
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:1142-6. 2001
    ..To estimate the prevalence of physical activity during leisure time in adults from the 15 member states of the European Union and the relationship with sociodemographic variables...
  37. ncbi request reprint Parental factors, mass media influences, and the onset of eating disorders in a prospective population-based cohort
    Miguel Angel Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Medical School, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Pediatrics 111:315-20. 2003
    ..To identify risk factors for eating disorders...
  38. ncbi request reprint Life-style factors associated with changes in serum lipids in a follow-up study of cardiovascular risk factors
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Unidad de Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Epidemiol 14:525-33. 1998
    ..Leisure-time exercise (p = 0.002) and giving up smoking (p = 0.06) were each associated with increased HDL-cholesterol...
  39. ncbi request reprint Development of a short dietary intake questionnaire for the quantitative estimation of adherence to a cardioprotective Mediterranean diet
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:1550-2. 2004
    ..03-0.97; P=0.04) for those scoring 7-9 points when comparing them with those scoring 1-2 points. An increment of one point in the score was associated with an 18% reduction in the relative risk of myocardial infarction (P=0.05)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Role of fibre and fruit in the Mediterranean diet to protect against myocardial infarction: a case-control study in Spain
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:715-22. 2002
    ..To assess the association between a first acute myocardial infarction and the consumption of fibre and fruit...
  41. ncbi request reprint Definitions of healthy eating in Spain as compared to other European Member States
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Epidemiol 16:557-64. 2000
    ..To assess what healthy eating means for the European population and whether this concept differs between Spain and other European Countries...
  42. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet and stroke: objectives and design of the SUN project. Seguimiento Universidad de Navarra
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Unidad de Epidemiologia y Salud Pública de la Universidad de Navarra, Irunlarrea, Pamplona, Spain
    Nutr Neurosci 5:65-73. 2002
    ..Thus, an epidemiological study in a Mediterranean country, such as Spain, focused on diet may offer new insights of the potential benefits of this nutritional pattern to prevent the onset of cerebrovascular diseases...
  43. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet, antioxidants and cancer: the need for randomized trials
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Spain
    Eur J Cancer Prev 13:327-35. 2004
    ..In conjunction with large and well-designed cohort studies, randomized trials using a whole-diet approach and not a simple antioxidant supplement are needed in Mediterranean countries...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Recent determination of cholesterolemia in a healthy adult population from Pamplona]
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Unidad de Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Universidad de Navarra
    Rev Med Univ Navarra 44:47-52. 2000
    ..The aims of the study were to assess the proportion of the healthy adult population from Pamplona who were aware of their blood cholesterol levels, and to identify factors associated with this awareness...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Preventive medicine and the catastrophic failures of public health: we fail because we are late]
    Miguel A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Departamento de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 124:656-60. 2005
  46. ncbi request reprint Changes in coronary risk profiles in employees after three years of multifactorial intervention
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Epidemiol 14:653-62. 1998
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Physical inactivity, sedentary lifestyle and obesity in the European Union
    M A Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 23:1192-201. 1999
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint The emerging role of Mediterranean diets in cardiovascular epidemiology: monounsaturated fats, olive oil, red wine or the whole pattern?
    Miguel Angel Martinez-Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:9-13. 2004
  49. ncbi request reprint Olive oil consumption and weight change: the SUN prospective cohort study
    M Bes-Rastrollo
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, E 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Lipids 41:249-56. 2006
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint [The Mediterranean diet and cardiovascular disease: results of a pilot study from the SUN project (University of Navarre Follow-Up Study)]
    A Sanchez-Villegas
    Unidad de Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Navarra, Campus Universitario, 31080 Pamplona
    Rev Med Univ Navarra 46:9-16. 2002
    ..The feasibility of the project was verified in a two-phase pilot study...
  51. ncbi request reprint Virgin olive oil supplementation and long-term cognition: the PREDIMED-NAVARRA randomized, trial
    E H Martínez-Lapiscina
    Departamento de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Facultad de Medicina Clínica Universidad de Navarra, Universidad de Navarra, C Irunlarrea n1 1, Pamplona, Navarra, E 31008, Spain
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:544-52. 2013
    ..To assess the effect on cognition of a controlled intervention testing Mediterranean diets (MedDiet)...
  52. ncbi request reprint Perception of body image as indicator of weight status in the European union
    A Sanchez-Villegas
    Dpto de Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    J Hum Nutr Diet 14:93-102. 2001
    ..To identify the factors associated with an adequate perception of body image in relation to body weight...
  53. ncbi request reprint To what extent are the effects of diet on coronary heart disease lipid-mediated?
    M Serrano-Martinez
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Irunlarrea s n, Facultad de Medicina, University of Navarre, 31080 Pamplona, Spain
    Int J Cardiol 95:35-8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the strength of the influence of dietary fat subtypes and other nutrients on serum lipids levels in patients with a first acute myocardial infarction...
  54. ncbi request reprint Determinants of the adherence to an "a priori" defined Mediterranean dietary pattern
    A Sanchez-Villegas
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 41:249-57. 2002
    ..A prospective cohort study with university level participants was initiated to study the effect of Mediterranean diet on health...
  55. ncbi request reprint TV watching modifies obesity risk linked to the 27Glu polymorphism of the ADRB2 gene in girls
    M C Ochoa
    Department of Physiology and Nutrition, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Int J Pediatr Obes 1:83-8. 2006
    ..A matched case-control study was conducted in a population of Spanish children and adolescents (5-18 years old), to assess the interaction between the Gln27Glu polymorphism of the ADRB2 and television (TV) watching on obesity risk...
  56. ncbi request reprint Influence of two polymorphisms of the tumoral necrosis factor-alpha gene on the obesity phenotype
    M S Corbalán
    Department of Physiology and Nutrition, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Diabetes Nutr Metab 17:17-22. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint A 3-year Mediterranean-style dietary intervention may modulate the association between adiponectin gene variants and body weight change
    C Razquin
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, Physiology and Toxicology, University of Navarra, Irunlarrea 1, 31080, Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 49:311-9. 2010
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint A 3 years follow-up of a Mediterranean diet rich in virgin olive oil is associated with high plasma antioxidant capacity and reduced body weight gain
    C Razquin
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, Physiology and Toxicology, University of Navarra, Navarra, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1387-93. 2009
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Consumption of fried foods and weight gain in a Mediterranean cohort: the SUN project
    C Sayon-Orea
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:144-50. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of our study was to prospectively evaluate the association between the consumption of fried foods and weight change and the incidence of overweight/obesity in a Mediterranean cohort...
  60. ncbi request reprint Risk of first non-fatal myocardial infarction negatively associated with olive oil consumption: a case-control study in Spain
    E Fernandez-Jarne
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain
    Int J Epidemiol 31:474-80. 2002
    ..Although international comparisons and mechanistic reasons support the hypothesis that a high olive oil intake may prevent CHD, limited data from studies of individuals are available...
  61. ncbi request reprint Egg consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease in the SUN Project
    I Zazpe
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, Physiology and Toxicology, University of Navarra, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:676-82. 2011
    ..Our aim was to examine the association between egg consumption and incidence of CVD in a prospective dynamic Mediterranean cohort of 14,185 university graduates...
  62. ncbi request reprint TRP64ARG polymorphism of the beta 3-adrenergic receptor gene and obesity risk: effect modification by a sedentary lifestyle
    A Marti
    Department of Physiology and Nutrition, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Diabetes Obes Metab 4:428-30. 2002
    ..We performed a case-control study to assess the association between obesity risk and the Trp64Arg polymorphism of the beta 3-adrenergic receptor gene...
  63. ncbi request reprint The risk of obesity and the Trp64Arg polymorphism of the beta(3)-adrenergic receptor: effect modification by age
    M S Corbalán
    Department of Physiology and Nutrition, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Ann Nutr Metab 46:152-8. 2002
    ..To examine the association between the risk of obesity and the Trp64Arg polymorphism of the beta(3)-adrenergic receptor gene...
  64. ncbi request reprint Gazpacho consumption is associated with lower blood pressure and reduced hypertension in a high cardiovascular risk cohort. Cross-sectional study of the PREDIMED trial
    A Medina-Remón
    Nutrition and Food Science Department, XaRTA, INSA Pharmacy School, University of Barcelona, Spain CIBER CB06 03 Fisiopatología de la Obesidad y la Nutrición, CIBEROBN, Instituto de Salud Carlos III ISCIII, Spain RETICS RD06 0045, ISCIII, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:944-52. 2013
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake and major food sources of polyphenols in a Spanish population at high cardiovascular risk: the PREDIMED study
    A Tresserra-Rimbau
    Nutrition and Food Science Department, XaRTA, INSA, Pharmacy School, University of Barcelona UB, Barcelona, Spain CIBER CB06 03 Fisiopatología de la Obesidad y la Nutrición, Madrid, Spain RETICS RD06 0045, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:953-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the quantitative intake of polyphenols and the major dietary sources in the PREDIMED (PREvención con DIeta MEDiterránea) cohort using individual food consumption records...
  66. ncbi request reprint Role of vegetables and fruits in Mediterranean diets to prevent hypertension
    J M Nunez-Cordoba
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:605-12. 2009
    ..However, none of them have been conducted in a Mediterranean setting. The aim of this study was to assess the association between F&V consumption and the risk of hypertension...
  67. ncbi request reprint Gender, age, socio-demographic and lifestyle factors associated with major dietary patterns in the Spanish Project SUN (Seguimiento Universidad de Navarra)
    A Sanchez-Villegas
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:285-92. 2003
    ..To ascertain the major dietary patterns in the cohort 'SUN' and to assess the association of several sociodemographic (including age and gender) and lifestyle variables with the adherence to these dietary patterns...
  68. ncbi request reprint Type of alcoholic beverage and first acute myocardial infarction: a case-control study in a Mediterranean country
    E Fernandez-Jarne
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University Clinic of Navarre, University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain
    Clin Cardiol 26:313-8. 2003
    ..We assessed the association of wine, red wine, and the pattern of drinking wine during meals with the risk of myocardial infarction...
  69. ncbi request reprint [Olive oil consumption and incidence of diabetes mellitus, in the Spanish sun cohort]
    A Marí-Sanchis
    Sección de Nutrición Clínica y Dietética, Hospital de Navarra, Pamplona, Espana
    Nutr Hosp 26:137-43. 2011
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint A 3-year intervention with a Mediterranean diet modified the association between the rs9939609 gene variant in FTO and body weight changes
    C Razquin
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, Physiology and Toxicology, University of Navarra, Navarra, Spain
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:266-72. 2010
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint [Validity of self-reported body mass index in the National Health Survey]
    F J Basterra-Gortari
    Departamento de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Navarra, Clinica Universitaria, Pamplona, Spain
    An Sist Sanit Navar 30:373-81. 2007
    ..To assess the validity of self-reported body mass index in the National Health Survey...
  72. ncbi request reprint Nut consumption and incidence of hypertension: the SUN prospective cohort
    E H Martínez-Lapiscina
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Medical School, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Irunlarrea 1, E 31080 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:359-65. 2010
    ..We assessed the association between nut consumption and the incidence of hypertension among 9919 Spanish university graduates followed-up biennially for a median of 4.3 years...
  73. ncbi request reprint Pro12Ala variant of the PPARG2 gene increases body mass index: An updated meta-analysis encompassing 49,092 subjects
    C Galbete
    Department of Nutrition, Food Science, Physiology and Toxicology, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1486-95. 2013
    ..In this meta-analysis, the effects of Pro12Ala polymorphism of the PPARG2 gene on BMI were investigated...
  74. ncbi request reprint [Comparison between two methods to estimate physical activity in obese women: accelerometry and self-administered questionnaire]
    C M López-Fontana
    Departamento de Fisiología y Nutrición, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Espana
    Arch Latinoam Nutr 55:257-66. 2005
    ..The estimates of PA according to the questionnaire were significantly correlated to the results of the triaxial accelerometer, thus confirming the validity of the questionnaire to assess PA in an obese population...
  75. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of socioeconomic differences in food habits in Europe: consumption of cheese and milk
    A Sanchez-Villegas
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:917-29. 2003
    ..To assess differences in cheese and milk consumption across socioeconomic groups in representative samples from several European countries...
  76. ncbi request reprint Gene-gene interaction between PPAR gamma 2 and ADR beta 3 increases obesity risk in children and adolescents
    M C Ochoa
    Department of Physiology and Nutrition, University of Navarra, 31080 Pamplona, Spain
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:S37-41. 2004
    ..Our aim was to explore the synergistic contribution of the two polymorphisms: Pro12Ala of the PPAR gamma 2 gene and Trp64Arg of the ADR beta 3 gene to obesity risk in a Spanish children and adolescent population...
  77. ncbi request reprint CHO intake alters obesity risk associated with Pro12Ala polymorphism of PPARgamma gene
    A Marti
    University of Navarra, Department of Physiology and Nutrition, Pamplona, Spain
    J Physiol Biochem 58:219-20. 2002
  78. ncbi request reprint Disparities in food habits in Europe: systematic review of educational and occupational differences in the intake of fat
    I Lopez-Azpiazu
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    J Hum Nutr Diet 16:349-64. 2003
    ..The objective of our study was to systematically assess differences in total fat (TF) intake and saturated fat (SF) intake across social groups...
  79. ncbi request reprint [Influence of the polymorphism 03826 A --> G in the UCP1 gene on the components of metabolic syndrome]
    L l Forga
    Servicio de Endocrinologia, Hospital de Navarra, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    An Sist Sanit Navar 26:231-6. 2003
    ..Similarly, the presence of the above mentioned mutation of the UCPI gene was analysed...
  80. ncbi request reprint Costs of Mediterranean and western dietary patterns in a Spanish cohort and their relationship with prospective weight change
    C N Lopez
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:920-7. 2009
    ..There is a scarcity of studies evaluating the relationship between food costs and adherence to different food patterns and obesity...
  81. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal association of telomere length and obesity indices in an intervention study with a Mediterranean diet: the PREDIMED-NAVARRA trial
    S García-Calzón
    Department of Nutrition, Food Science and Physiology, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Int J Obes (Lond) 38:177-82. 2014
    ..Shorter telomere length (TL) is associated with some age-related human disorders, but its relationship with obesity or adiposity parameters remains unclear...
  82. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of obesity in Spain
    J A Martinez
    Department of Physiology and Nutrition, University of Navarra, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Obes Rev 5:171-2. 2004
    ..5%...
  83. ncbi request reprint Dietary fibre intake is inversely associated with carotid intima-media thickness: a cross-sectional assessment in the PREDIMED study
    P Buil-Cosiales
    Primary Care, Servicio Navarro de Salud, Osasunbidea, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1213-9. 2009
    ..To assess the association between the intake of dietary fibre and carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in a Mediterranean population at high cardiovascular risk...
  84. ncbi request reprint Sources of information on healthy eating in a Mediterranean country and the level of trust in them: a national sample in a pan-European survey
    I Lopez-Azpiazu
    Department of Physiology and Nutrition, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Navarra, Pamplona
    Rev Med Univ Navarra 45:14-23. 2001
    ..To know the sources of information and the level of trust in these sources in a population to facilitate the promotion of healthy dietary habits...
  85. ncbi request reprint G allele of the -930A>G polymorphism of the CYBA gene is associated with insulin resistance in obese subjects
    M C Ochoa
    Department of Nutrition, Food Science, Physiology and Toxicology, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    J Physiol Biochem 64:127-33. 2008
    ..In conclusion, a protective effect in carriers of the -930A/G polymorphism of the p22phox gene against insulin resistance in a population of Spanish obese adults has been found...
  86. ncbi request reprint Adherence to the Mediterranean dietary pattern and heart rate in the SUN project
    M Garcia-Lopez
    Clinic University of Navarra, Navarra, Spain
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 21:521-7. 2014
    ..A higher heart rate has been related to an increase of total and cardiovascular mortality. The aim of this study was to assess the relation between adherence to the Mediterranean diet and heart rate...
  87. ncbi request reprint Consumption of fried foods and risk of metabolic syndrome: the SUN cohort study
    C Sayon-Orea
    Dept of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Clin Nutr 33:545-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the association between fried food consumption and the incidence of MS...
  88. ncbi request reprint The effect of low-fat versus whole-fat dairy product intake on blood pressure and weight in young normotensive adults
    A Alonso
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Hum Nutr Diet 22:336-42. 2009
    ..The present study aimed to assess whether supplementing diets with low- or whole-fat dairy products would differentially affect BP levels and weight...
  89. ncbi request reprint Sedentary behaviors and the risk of incident hypertension: the SUN Cohort
    Juan Jose Beunza
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Clinica Universitaria, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Am J Hypertens 20:1156-62. 2007
    ..Our objective was to assess prospectively the association of different sedentary behaviors (interactive and noninteractive sedentary activity, television viewing, and sleeping) with the incidence of hypertension...
  90. ncbi request reprint Aspirin, non-aspirin analgesics and the risk of hypertension in the SUN cohort
    Juan Jose Beunza
    Departamento de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Navarra, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 63:286-93. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate prospectively the association between the regular use of aspirin and non-aspirin analgesics and the incidence of hypertension...
  91. ncbi request reprint Nut consumption and weight gain in a Mediterranean cohort: The SUN study
    Maira Bes-Rastrollo
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, C Irunlarrea, 1, 31008 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:107-16. 2007
    ..To assess the association, in a Mediterranean population, between nut consumption and risk of weight gain (at least 5 kg) or the risk of becoming overweight/obese...
  92. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of eating away-from-home meals and weight gain in a Mediterranean population: the SUN (Seguimiento Universidad de Navarra) cohort
    Maira Bes-Rastrollo
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona Navarra, Spain
    Public Health Nutr 13:1356-63. 2010
    ..Little research has been conducted so far to investigate the long-term health effects of these changes in the Mediterranean area...
  93. ncbi request reprint [Cured ham and incidence of cardiovascular events, arterial hypertension or weight gain]
    Miguel Ruiz-Canela López
    Departamento de Humanidades Biomédicas, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Navarra, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 133:574-80. 2009
    ..However, no prospective epidemiologic study assessing its effects on human health is available. Our aim was to assess the association between the consumption of cured ham and cardiovascular disease, hypertension or weight gain...
  94. ncbi request reprint Vitamin C, vitamin B12, folate and the risk of osteoporotic fractures. A case-control study
    María José Martínez Ramírez
    Service of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Hospital of Jaén, and Division of Medicine, University of Jaen
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 77:359-68. 2007
    ..In conclusion, serum vitamin C levels were lower in cases with osteoporotic fractures than in controls...
  95. ncbi request reprint Incidence of eating disorders in Navarra (Spain)
    Francisca Lahortiga-Ramos
    Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, University Clinic, University of Navarra Medical School, Avda Pio XII, 36 31008, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur Psychiatry 20:179-85. 2005
    ..To estimate the overall annual incidence and age group distribution of eating disorders in a representative sample of adolescent female residents of Navarra, Spain...
  96. ncbi request reprint Predictors of adherence to a Mediterranean-type diet in the PREDIMED trial
    Itziar Zazpe
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 49:91-9. 2010
    ..Determinants of dietary changes obtained with a nutritional intervention promoting the Mediterranean diet have been rarely evaluated...
  97. ncbi request reprint Relationship of alcoholic beverage consumption to food habits in a Mediterranean population
    Francisco de Asis Carmona-Torre
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra C Irunlarrea 1 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain 21080
    Am J Health Promot 23:27-30. 2008
    ..This effect has been attributed partly to the healthier diet of wine drinkers. We compared food habits according to alcoholic beverage preference in a Mediterranean population...
  98. ncbi request reprint Macronutrient intake and metabolic syndrome in subjects at high cardiovascular risk
    Elizabeth Cabello-Saavedra
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Medical School, Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Ann Nutr Metab 56:152-9. 2010
    ..Our aim in this study was to assess the relationships between macronutrient intake and the risk of developing the MS in subjects at high cardiovascular risk...
  99. ncbi request reprint Carotid intima-media thickness is inversely associated with olive oil consumption
    Pilar Buil-Cosiales
    Primary Care, Navarra Health Service, Pamplona, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 196:742-8. 2008
    ..Intima-media thickness (IMT) is a valid marker for generalized vascular disease whose main risk factors are associated with food habits and lifestyle. A Mediterranean food pattern may have a protective effect on cardiovascular mortality...
  100. ncbi request reprint A large randomized individual and group intervention conducted by registered dietitians increased adherence to Mediterranean-type diets: the PREDIMED study
    Itziar Zazpe
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:1134-44; discussion 1145. 2008
    ..To assess the effectiveness of an intervention aimed to increase adherence to a Mediterranean diet...
  101. ncbi request reprint Effect of a Mediterranean diet supplemented with nuts on metabolic syndrome status: one-year results of the PREDIMED randomized trial
    Jordi Salas-Salvado
    Human Nutrition Unit, School of Medicine, University of Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Arch Intern Med 168:2449-58. 2008
    ..We compared the 1-year effect of 2 behavioral interventions to implement the MedDiet vs advice on a low-fat diet on MetS status...