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Objectives: To determine the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and its associated factors in a group of HIV-infected middle-aged women. Methods: Cross-sectional study including 273 HIV-infected climacteric women of 40-60 years of age under care in two HIV outpatient reference centers in...

Author(s)
Akl, L. D.; Valadares, A. L. R.; Moraes, M. J. de; Pinto Neto, A. M.; Lagrutta, B.; Costa-Paiva, L.
Publisher
Elsevier Editora Ltda., São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, 2017, 21, 3, pp 263-269
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Background: The aim of this study was to explore the relationship between nutritional status and expression of RUNX3 in gastric cancer cells and to investigate the effects of nursing strategies on the nutritional status of elderly patients with advanced gastric cancer. Methods: Forty-eight elderly...

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Song Wen; Teng WenHui; Shi XinYan; Liu XiaoZhen; Cui Zheng; Tian ZiBin
Publisher
School of Public Health and Institute of Public Health Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Public Health, 2017, 46, 6, pp 762-770
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The prevalence of arthritis and arthritis-attributable activity limitation (AAAL) by urban-rural categories was estimated using data from the 2015 U.S. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. The unadjusted prevalence of arthritis in the most rural areas was 31.8% (95% confidence interval...

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Boring, M. A.; Hootman, J. M.; Liu Yong; Theis, K. A.; Murphy, L. B.; Barbour, K. E.; Helmick, C. G.; Brady, T. J.; Croft, J. B.
Publisher
Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta , USA
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Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 2017, 66, 20, pp 527-532
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In this randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study, we evaluated the efficacy of Litsea japonica fruit extract (LJF) in subjects with knee osteoarthritis (OA). Eighty-seven 50- to 70-year-old subjects with knee OA were assigned to a placebo group, a low-dose LJF group (LJF-L, 100 mg/d) or a ...

Author(s)
Ahn YoungSook; Kwon ORan; Kim EunAe; Yoon WeonJong; Kim JaeHwa; Kim JiYeon
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Functional Foods, 2017, 34, pp 304-310
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Aged mice consumed water supplemented with Pedro Ximénez must (PXM). After 20 weeks, histological analyses showed that PXM consumption highly alleviated the age-related hepatic damage observed in control mice, restoring the cytoplasmic appearance and normal arrangement of hepatic cords of young...

Author(s)
Morales-Prieto, N.; López de Lerma, N.; Pacheco, I. L.; Pérez, J.; Peinado, R. A.; Abril, N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Functional Foods, 2017, 34, pp 89-97
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Materials and methods: The study was retrospective, controlled, randomized, and was conducted from June 15, 2015 to July 31, 2016 in the orthogeriatric rehabilitation care unit of the Charles-Foix Hospital (Assistance publique-Hôpitaux de Paris). The population named group A benefiting from dietary ...

Author(s)
Raimbault, F.; Schonheit, C.; Curtis, V.; Sczepanek, D.; Loustau, M.; Mézière, A.
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Elsevier Masson SAS, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France
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Nutrition Clinique et Métabolisme, 2017, 31, 2, pp 151-161
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Background and aims: Overall, men have roughly twice the risk of myocardial infarction (MI) compared to women, but what causes this contrast is unclear. Identification of subgroups where the gender contrast in risk is particularly low or high, may provide new insight. In the search for such...

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Albrektsen, G.; Heuch, I.; Løchen, M. L.; Thelle, D. S.; Wilsgaard, T.; Njølstad, I.; Bønaa, K. H.
Publisher
Elsevier Science Ireland Ltd., Shannon, Irish Republic
Citation
Atherosclerosis, 2017, 261, pp 52-59
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Purpose: Treating constipation in elderly people remains a challenge; the administration of probiotics may be a valid therapy for this problem as an alternative to traditional drug-based treatments. The objective of this systematic review was to evaluate the efficiency of probiotics in treating...

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Martínez-Martínez, M. I.; Calabuig-Tolsá, R.; Cauli, O.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2017, 71, pp 142-149
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Background: Prediction models help to make decisions about further management in clinical practice. This study aims to develop a mortality risk score based on previously identified risk predictors and to perform internal and external validations. Methods: In a population-based prospective cohort...

Author(s)
Turusheva, A.; Frolova, E.; Bert, V.; Hegendoerfer, E.; Degryse, J. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2017, 71, pp 105-114
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Objective: To determine the association between body composition and frailty in older Brazilian subjects. Material and methods: This is a Cross-sectional study called FIBRA-BR and developed in community Brazilian aged ≥65 (n=5638). Frailty was assessed according to Fried et al. definition and body...

Author(s)
Ferriolli, E.; Pessanha, F. P. A. dos S.; Moreira, V. G.; Dias, R. C.; Neri, A. L.; Lourenço, R. A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2017, 71, pp 99-104

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