Fran Demétrio

Fran Demétrio
Universidade Federal do Recôncavo da Bahia · Center for Health Sciences (CCS)

Nutricionista; MD; PhD

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July 2015 - present
Universidade Federal do Recôncavo da Bahia
Position
  • Professora Adjunta
February 2011 - July 2015
Universidade Federal do Recôncavo da Bahia
Position
  • Professor (Assistant)

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Publications (11)
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Trata-se de um capítulo de livro que compõe o livro intitulado "Temas em Saúde Coletiva: gestão e atenção em debate", organizado por Mariluce Bomfim de Souza e Jeane Saskya Campos Tavares, publicado em 2014 pela EDUFRB, Cruz das Almas, Bahia.
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This study seeks to discuss the significance of school nutrition expressed by students in public schools from the state of Bahia, Brazil. The objective is to understand the symbolic aspects associated with school nutrition. The results of a survey into the significance of nutrition offered by the Brazilian School Nutrition Program (PNAE) expressed...
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Este estudo tem por objetivo discutir significados sobre alimentação escolar atribuídos por estudantes em escolas públicas na Bahia. Trata-se de compreender aspectos simbólicos associados à alimentação escolar na complexidade do mundo cotidiano da escola. Utiliza-se uma abordagem qualitativa para a compreensão do comer na escola e das noções sobre...
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Objective This study aimed to determine the maternal meanings attributed to breastfeeding during the child's first two years of life. Methods This qualitative, exploratory and analytical study involved mothers that participated in a cohort from a larger study done in the municipalities of Mutuipe and Laje in the Recôncavo area of the State of Bahia...
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OBJECTIVE: to evaluate the validity of body mass index (EMI) calculated from self-reported weight and height and measured for use in anthropometric classification. METHODS: validation study involving 65 adults from Salvador city, Brazil, using a telephone interview with weight and height measured in person. Paired t-test and interclass correlation...
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This study aimed to identify the median duration of breastfeeding and associated factors in a cohort of 531 infants in two municipalities in the Recôncavo region, Bahia State, Brazil. Breastfeeding duration was estimated by survival analysis and its associations by the Cox multivariate model. Median duration of exclusive breastfeeding, mixed breast...
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This study aimed to identify the median duration of breastfeeding and associated factors in a cohort of 531 infants in two municipalities in the Recôncavo region, Bahia State, Brazil. Breastfeeding duration was estimated by survival analysis and its associations by the Cox ultivariate model. Median duration of exclusive breastfeeding, mixed breastf...
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The extended clinical nutrition conception is a new theme for the field of nutrition, especially clinical nutrition. Given the process of reformulation of the health practice scenarios within the Unified Healthcare System, this theme instigates a substantial interest in scientific production, in the formation and clinical practice of the dietician...
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Objective: This study aimed at developing a food guide pyramid for well-nourished pregnant women aged 19 to 30 years based on the food guide for the Brazilian population. Methods: This food guide pyramid was constructed around two food plans: 2,188kcal for the first trimester of pregnancy and 2,502kcal for the second and third trimesters, calculate...
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Este estudo objetivou identificar a duração mediana do aleitamento materno e os fatores associados. Envolveu uma coorte de 532 crianças de dois municípios do Recôncavo da Bahia. Utilizou-se a análise de sobrevivência para estimar a duração do aleitamento e o modelo multivariado de Cox para identificar as associações. A duração mediana foi de 74,73,...

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