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Children are in need of humanitarian aid in Afghanistan
JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC NURSING-NURSING CARE OF CHILDREN & FAMILIES, v.63, p.E159-E160, 2022
Almost 60% of Afghans forced to flee their homes in 2021 because of the Taliban advance are children. They are starving. It is estimated that approximately one million will suffer from severe, life-threatening malnutrition by the end of 2021. Many have been separated from their families by the ch...
Clinically significant changes in health-related quality of life in head and neck cancer patients following intensive nutritional care during radiotherapy
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY NURSING, v.56, article ID 102065, 6p, 2022
Purpose: This study aimed to explore whether adherence to intensive nutritional care during radiotherapy would avoid a meaningful worsening in quality of life in head and neck cancer patients; and whether adherence was associated with better nutritional outcomes. Methods: Observational prospectiv...
Kangaroo mother care for preterm infants and child development - evidence from Sao Paulo, Brazil
EARLY CHILD DEVELOPMENT AND CARE, v.192, n.9, p.1413-1421, 2022
Globally, an estimated 15 million children are born prematurely each year, resulting in a high burden of under-five mortality and neurodevelopmental disability. Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) is a key intervention to support the development of preterm infants. However, evidence on the impact of KMC i...
Weight loss among pregnant women hospitalized because of hyperemesis gravidarum: Is there a lack of nutrition intervention?
NUTRITION IN CLINICAL PRACTICE, v.37, n.4, p.887-895, 2022
Background Nutrition therapy is a key component in the management of hyperemesis gravidarum (HG). The aim of this study was to describe sociodemographic, anthropometric, and nutrition aspects of pregnant women hospitalized because of HG and raise a discussion about the nutrition care provided. Ma...
COMPLICATIONS AND LATE FOLLOW-UP OF SCOPINARO'S SURGERY WITH GASTRIC PRESERVATION: 1570 PATIENTS OPERATED IN 20 YEARS
ABCD-ARQUIVOS BRASILEIROS DE CIRURGIA DIGESTIVA-BRAZILIAN ARCHIVES OF DIGESTIVE SURGERY, v.35, n.1, article ID e1646, 11p, 2022
BACKGROUND: Scopinaro-type biliopancreatic diversion (BPD-S) and its variations are the surgeries that offer the best immediate results in weight loss and regain in the late follow-up. It has a high rate of immediate complications and demands control with frequent laboratory tests. AIMS: The aim ...
Agricultura urbana no município de São Paulo: considerações sobre produção e comercialização
ESTUDOS AVANçADOS, v.35, n.101, p.189-208, 2021
ABSTRACT Urban agriculture (UA) has recently been pointed out as an important element in the discussion and practices of urban food security. This article seeks to discuss agricultural production and distribution in the city of São Paulo , considering the diversity of profiles that UA can assume....
Immigrants, refugees and cannabis use
INTERNATIONAL REVIEW OF PSYCHIATRY, v.34, n.1, Special Issue, p.59-77, 2022
Immigration typically occurs from low- to high-income countries and regions. Unfortunately, these wealthier areas also have higher rates of cannabis use (e.g. European Union and the US). This systematic review aimed to summarize available studies on cannabis use among immigrants, refugees, and as...
Increased nutrition risk at admission is associated with longer hospitalization in children and adolescents with COVID-19
NUTRITION IN CLINICAL PRACTICE, v.37, n.2, p.393-401, 2022
Background We investigated the association of nutritional risk and inflammatory marker level with length of stay (LOS) in children and adolescents hospitalized for COVID-19 infection in two pediatric teaching hospitals in a developing country. Methods This was a cross-sectional analytical retrosp...
Ancestral diversity improves discovery and fine-mapping of genetic loci for anthropometric traits-The Hispanic/Latino Anthropometry Consortium
HUMAN GENETICS AND GENOMICS ADVANCES, v.3, n.2, article ID 100099, 21p, 2022
Hispanic/Latinos have been underrepresented in genome-wide association studies (GWAS) for anthropometric traits despite their notable anthropometric variability, ancestry proportions, and high burden of growth stunting and overweight/obesity. To address this knowledge gap, we analyzed densely imp...
Prognostic Nutritional Index and Oxygen Therapy Requirement Associated With Longer Hospital Length of Stay in Patients With Moderate to Severe COVID-19: Multicenter Prospective Cohort Analyses
FRONTIERS IN NUTRITION, v.9, article ID 802562, 9p, 2022
PurposeTo evaluate whether the prognostic nutritional index (PNI) is related to the oxygen therapy requirement at hospital admission and to ascertain the prognostic effect of the PNI and the oxygen therapy requirement as predictors of hospital length of stay in patients with moderate to severe co...