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O papel da vitamina C sobre as altera es organicas no idoso
ARANHA Flávia Queiroga,BARROS Zianne Farias,MOURA Luiza Sonia Asciutti,GON?ALVES Maria da Concei??o Rodrigues
Revista de Nutri??o , 2000,
Abstract: Este estudo é uma revis o sobre as mudan as organicas que ocorrem na terceira idade e as altera es nutricionais decorrentes. Relata as fun es e propriedades da vitamina C, e discute o uso de suplementa o como estratégia de interven o para a preven o da hipovitaminose C. O envelhecimento populacional no Brasil vem despertando interesse de alguns estudiosos para essa faixa etária. O rápido crescimento previsto para a popula o idosa, nas próximas décadas, indica a necessidade de se estimular o estudo das altera es organicas na terceira idade, no contexto dos países em desenvolvimento.
O papel da vitamina C sobre as altera??es organicas no idoso
ARANHA, Flávia Queiroga;BARROS, Zianne Farias;MOURA, Luiza Sonia Asciutti;GON?ALVES, Maria da Concei??o Rodrigues;BARROS, Jefferson Carneiro de;METRI, Juliana Cavalcanti;SOUZA, Milane Sales de;
Revista de Nutri??o , 2000, DOI: 10.1590/S1415-52732000000200003
Abstract: this study is a review concerning organic changes after 60 years of age, especially alterations in nutritional demands. the functions and properties of vitamin c are explored, and its use as a supplement to prevent hypovitaminosis is discussed. the aging of the population in brazil has given rise to an interest in this age group, by certain research workers. the rapid growth of this sector expected in the next few decades suggests the need to stimulate the study of organic changes in such individuals, in the context of the developing countries.
Repercuss?es sociais no hábito alimentar dos obesos
Costa, Ricardo de Carvalho;Gabriel, Dimitri Carlo;Costa, Maria José de Carvalho;Gon?alves, Maria da Concei??o Rodrigues;Oliveira, S?nia Cristina Pereira de;Asciutti, Luiza Sonia;
Estudos de Psicologia (Campinas) , 2012, DOI: 10.1590/S0103-166X2012000400006
Abstract: the objective of this study was to analyze the social factors of the daily life that most influence the food habits of obese individuals, using a qualitative approach. participants were 11 obese patients attended at the nutrition clinics of a public hospital in the city of jo?o pessoa, paraíba, brazil. semi-structured and recorded interviews were held for content analysis. it was observed that the categories that stood out in the interviews were negative self-image, discrimination, anxiety and guilt feeling. when becoming obese, individuals create a negative self-image that causes anxiety and depression, among other factors, which may lead them to a guilt feeling, reinforced by social discrimination that instead of helping them losing weight, seems to encourage them to eat more.
Programa de interven??o nutricional associado à atividade física: discurso de idosas obesas
Cavalcanti,Christiane Leite; Gon?alves,Maria da Concei??o Rodrigues; Cavalcanti,Alessandro Leite; Costa,Solange de Fátima Geraldo da; Asciutti,Luiza Sonia Rios;
Ciência & Saúde Coletiva , 2011, DOI: 10.1590/S1413-81232011000500007
Abstract: obesity is a complex nutritional problem with social and psychological dimensions, which affects individuals of all ages. in addition to presenting risk factors for some diseases, obesity may interfere with the quality of life of the elderly. this qualitative study of an exploratory nature investigated the discourse of obese elderly women regarding their participation in a nutritional intervention program associated with physical activity. eighteen obese elderly women attending centers of reference and citizenship in the city of jo?o pessoa, state of paraiba, brazil were enlisted in the study. interviews using a series of questions that addressed the core issue pertaining to the scope of the study was the technique used for data collection. the data obtained were analyzed by the collective subject discourse (csd) technique. the following central ideas emerged from csd: changes in lifestyle, in eating habits, in health and in self-esteem. the core ideas reflected the value attributed to the aforesaid program for promotion of health of the group of elderly women who participated in the study. it is hoped that this research might elicit further investigation in the area of health of the elderly.
Prevalência de doen?as cr?nicas e estado nutricional em um grupo de idosos brasileiros
Leite-Cavalcanti,Christiane; Rodrigues-Gon?alves,Maria da Concei??o; Rios-Asciutti,Luiza Sonia; Leite-Cavalcanti,Alessandro;
Revista de Salud Pública , 2009, DOI: 10.1590/S0124-00642009000600003
Abstract: objective evaluating the prevalence of chronic disease in a group of elderly people living in the city of jo?o pessoa, pb, brazil and their nutritional status. method 117 subjects aged 60 to 89 attending local reference and citizenship centres were evaluated. the research instrument used was a questionnaire addressing socio-demographic, socioeconomic and anthropometric variables and health-related behaviour. the data so collected was organised using spss statistical software and presented via descriptive statistics (mean and standard deviation, and absolute and percentage frequencies). results 4.3 % and 9.4 % of the subjects admitted using tobacco and alcohol, respectively. 56.4 % did not engage in any physical activity. as many as 78.6 % used medications and 82.1 % admitted to suffering from some non-transmissible chronic disease, the most frequent being hypertension (56.4 %), dyslipidaemia (33.3 %) and diabetes mellitus (20.5 %). according to body mass index (bmi) classification, 46.2 % were overweight and 40.2 % presented degree i obesity. regarding the waist-to-hip ratio (whr), abdominal obesity was diagnosed in 97.4 % of the elderly in the study. conclusion the prevalence of chronic disease, especially hypertension, was high in the studied population. most institutionalised elderly were classified as suffering from abdominal obesity, representing an extremely high risk of developing cardiovascular disease.
Magnitude, distribui??o espacial e tendência da anemia em pré-escolares da Paraíba
Oliveira,Rejane Santana de; Diniz,Alcides da Silva; Benigna,Maria José Cariri; Miranda-Silva,Solange Maria; Lola,Margarida Maria; Gon?alves,Maria Concei??o; Asciutti-Moura,Luiza; Rivera,Maria Amélia; Santos,Leonor Maria Pacheco;
Revista de Saúde Pública , 2002, DOI: 10.1590/S0034-89102002000100005
Abstract: objective: to assess the magnitude, geographical distribution and trends of the prevalence of nutritional anemia among preschoolers and to identify risk groups in the state of paraiba, brazil. methods: a cross-sectional survey with multistage random sampling procedure was conducted in 8 urban municipalities of three mid-regions (zona da mata, agreste and sert?o) in the state of paraíba in 1992. a total of 1,287 preschoolers of both sexes were selected. hemoglobin was determined by the cyanometahemoglobin method in venous blood, employing <11 g/dl as the cut-off for anemia. statistical analysis of proportions employed the chi square test, whereas for means mann-whitney and kruskal-wallis were the choice, all with confidence interval of 95%.. results: the prevalence of anemia was 36.4% (ci 33.7?39.1) in the state of paraiba, greater (p=0.00) than that observed (19.3%, ci 17.3?21.5) in 1982. only 1.0% (ci 0.61?1.8) and 6.8% (ci 5.5?8.3) of anemia cases were classified as severe and moderate, respectively. boys presented lower mean hemoglobin concentration (p=0.00), and children under age 3 comprised the biological group of highest susceptibility for deficiency status (p= 0.00). it was found that the second year of life is the most critical for developing nutritional deficiency (p= 0.00). the agreste mid-region revealed to be the geographical area of highest risk (p= 0.00), outlining a new epidemiological dynamics when compared to the year 1982, when the drought-ridden sert?o region were the geographical area at greatest risk of deficiency. conclusions: according to international epidemiological criteria, anemia in the studied regions represents a public health problem of moderate degree assuming the analytical comparability of the 1982 and 1992 cross-sectional surveys, it suggests an increasingly prevalence of nutritional anemia (+88.5%) in all 3 mid-regions in a 10-year-period (1982-92).
Normaliza??o dos níveis séricos de ácido ascórbico por suplementa??o com suco de acerola (Malpighia glabra L.) ou farmacológica em idosos institucionalizados
Aranha, Flávia Queiroga;Moura, Luiza S?nia Asciutti;Sim?es, M?nica Oliveira da Silva;Barros, Zianne Farias;Quirino, Ivana Versianny Lira;Metri, Juliana Cavalcanti;Barros, Jefferson Carneiro de;
Revista de Nutri??o , 2004, DOI: 10.1590/S1415-52732004000300004
Abstract: introduction: thirty-seven elderly citizens, deficient in vitamin c and institutionalized in the city of jo?o pessoa/paraíba/brazil, were studied with the objective of investigating the period of vitamin c supplementation necessary to normalize their blood serum levels. methods: the study also compared the efficiency of the natural vitamin, supplied in the form of west indian cherry juice, (malpighia glabra l.) to that of the pharmaceutical product (tablets). the aged citizens were divided into 3 groups: group i - control, group ii - supplemented with west indian cherry juice, and group iii - supplemented with tablets. the methodology applied consisted of dosing the serum vitamin c levels and making a dietary enquiry to determine food consumption. results: a significant increase (p<0.05) in the mean serum ascorbic acid levels was shown after 10 (1.27±0.41mg/dl), 20 (1.69±0.45mg/dl) and 30 (1.55±0.42mg/dl) days of supplementation, as compared to the initial values (0.38±0.28mg/dl). on the 10th day of supplementation, those supplemented with west indian cherry juice showed levels significantly higher (1.41±0.43mg/dl) than those supplemented with tablets (1.03±0.25mg/dl). conclusion: on the 20th day, the supplementation had satisfactorily normalized the blood serum levels of the institutionalized aged citizens. therefore, this amount of time could be considered as the necessary supplementation period for the aged in general. moreover, especially, for those who live in institutions with limited resources, west indian cherry juice should be the supplement of choice, since it is a natural and affordable product.
Association Between Waist-to-Height Ratio, Isolated and Combined Morbidities and C-Reactive Protein in the Elderly: A Clinical-Epidemiological Study
Jousianny Patrício da Silva,Raquel Patrícia Ataíde Lima,Danielle de Carvalho Pereira,Cassia Surama de Oliveira Silva,Maria da Concei?o Rodrigues Gon?alves,Malaquias Batista Filho,Rosália Gouveia Filizola,Ronei Marcos de Moraes,Luiza Sonia Rios Asciutti,Maria José de Carvalho Costa
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health , 2014, DOI: 10.3390/ijerph110909595
Abstract: The aim of this study was to analyze the association between waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) and C-reactive protein (CRP) in the elderly (considering their most prevalent morbidities and lifestyles), to investigate the relationship between this anthropometric index and the presence of the most prevalent morbidities (isolated or combined), and to identify which morbidities (analyzed individually) would have greater associations with WHtR. This cross-sectional population-based epidemiological study of a stratified sampling comprised 170 elderly individuals between 60 and 90 years of age (both genders). Home visits were used to administer questionnaires and to perform anthropometric measurements and blood collection. The mean patient age was younger than 70 years, with women comprising the majority (69.41%) and with 90% of the patients presenting with inadequate WHtR. Hypertension was the most prevalent morbidity in this cohort (58.52%), and when analyzed in combination, hypertension plus obesity were the most frequently diagnosed morbidities (17.65%). Obesity, which was among the most prevalent comorbidities, was the only comorbidity combined with WHtR ( p = 0.0019). Individuals with no morbidities had lower mean WHtR values compared with individuals with at least one morbidity ( p = 0.0075). In the multiple linear regression model, it was identified that when individuals had one or more of the most prevalent comorbidities, the mean WHtR increased by 0.0415 ( p = 0.0065). A correlation between WHtR and CRP ( p = 0.0379) was also verified. Based on the relationships observed between WHtR (isolated or in combination, data unpublished) and CRP among the elderly, WHtR may represent a screening tool because it is a simple and effective anthropometric index.
Opini?o de mulheres de uma unidade de saúde da família sobre a quantidade de leite materno produzido
Borges, Ana Luiza Vilela;Philippi, Sonia Tucunduva;
Revista Latino-Americana de Enfermagem , 2003, DOI: 10.1590/S0104-11692003000300004
Abstract: this is a study aimed at knowing the opinion of women about the quantity of mothermilk produced, since insufficient milk is one of the main reasons mentioned by women from different cultures when introducing complementary feeding in children's diet before the fourth month of life. the interviews were made at the homes of 41 women from a family health unit in the eastern area of s?o paulo city in 1998 and 1999. the majority of the mothers (82.9%) considered they were producing a sufficient quantity of mothermilk. as evaluation criteria for the produced quantity of mothermilk, they used the size of the breasts, the spontaneous dropping of milk and the mood of the child after breastfeeding. all women introduced artificial milk before the fourth month, but those who mentioned insufficient milk did it earlier (p=0.0088).
Opini o de mulheres de uma unidade de saúde da família sobre a quantidade de leite materno produzido
Borges Ana Luiza Vilela,Philippi Sonia Tucunduva
Revista Latino-Americana de Enfermagem , 2003,
Abstract: Trata-se de estudo com o objetivo de conhecer a opini o de mulheres sobre a quantidade de leite materno produzido, pois o leite insuficiente é uma das raz es mais referidas por mulheres de diversas culturas, para a introdu o de alimentos complementares na dieta de crian as, antes do quarto mês de vida. Foram entrevistadas 41 mulheres de uma unidade de saúde da família, na zona leste do Município de S o Paulo, em seu próprio domicílio, em 1998 e 1999. A maioria das m es (82,9%) considerou estar produzindo uma quantidade suficiente de leite materno. Elas utilizaram, como critérios para a avalia o da quantidade de leite materno produzido, o volume das mamas, a drenagem espontanea de leite e o estado da crian a após a mamada. Todas as mulheres introduziram leite artificial antes do quarto mês de idade, porém as que referiram leite materno insuficiente o fizeram mais precocemente (p=0,0088).
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