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    • Anthropometric measures and frailty prediction in the elderly : an easy-to-use tool 

      Closs, Vera Elizabeth; Ziegelmann, Patricia Klarmann; Flores, João Henrique Ferreira; Gomes, Irenio; Schwanke, Carla Helena Augustin (2017) [Journal article]
      Purpose. Anthropometry is a useful tool for assessing some risk factors for frailty. Thus, the aim of this study was to verify the discriminatory performance of anthropometric measures in identifying frailty in the elderly ...
    • Clustering of risk factors for cardiovascular disease among women in southern Brazil : a population-based study 

      Fuchs, Sandra Cristina Pereira Costa; Moreira, Leila Beltrami; Camey, Suzi Alves; Moreira, Marina Beltrami; Fuchs, Flávio Danni (2008) [Journal article]
      A associação entre agregação de fatores de risco e doença cardiovascular auto-identificada entre mulheres foi investigada em estudo transversal, utilizando amostra de base populacional, por estágios múltiplos. Entrevista ...
    • Prevalence and acquisition of MRSA amongst patients admitted to a tertiary-care hospital in Brazil 

      Santos, Helena Barreto dos; Machado, Denise Pires; Camey, Suzi Alves; Kuchenbecker, Ricardo de Souza; Barth, Afonso Luis; Wagner, Mario Bernardes (2010) [Journal article]
      Background: There are few studies in Brazil that address baseline prevalence of MRSA colonization and associated risk factors at hospital admission, or the incidence of nosocomial colonization. We report a prospective study ...