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  • Antropometría como predictor de diabetes gestacional: Estudio de cohorte 

    Huidobro-Muñoz, Andrea; Prentice, Andrew M.; Fulford, Anthony; Rozowski N., Jaime (2010)
    Background: Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a high incidence disease. Easily measured predictor factors could help to implement preventive policies and early detection tests. Aim: To measure recognizable risk factors ...

  • Cohort profile: The Maule Cohort (MAUCO) 

    Ferreccio, Catterina; Huidobro-Muñoz, Andrea; Cortés, Sandra; Bambs, Claudia; Toro, Pablo; Van de Wyngard, Vanessa; Acevedo, Johanna; Paredes, Fabio; Venegas, Pia; Verdejo, Hugo E.; Oyarzún-González, Ximena; Cook, Paz; Castro, Pablo F.; Foerster, Claudia; Vargas, Claudio; Koshiol, Jill; Araya, Juan C.; Cruz, Francisco; Corvalán, Alejandro H.; Quest, Andrew F.; Kogan, Marcelo J.; Lavandero, Sergio (2020)
  • Early left atrial dysfunction is associated with suboptimal cardiovascular health 

    Ocaranza, María P.; Bambs, Claudia; Salinas, Manuel; Matamala, Cristian; Garcia, Lorena; Troncoso, Rodrigo; Pedrozo, Zully; Huidobro-Muñoz, Andrea; Venegas, Pia; Paredes, Fabio; Giacaman, Arturo; Zalaquett, Ricardo; Chiong, Mario; Verdejo, Hugo E.; Ferreccio, Catterina; Lavandero, Sergio; Castro, Pablo F.; Gabrielli, Luigi (2020)
    Aims: Two‐dimensional speckle‐tracking echocardiography can assess left atrial (LA) function by measuring atrial volumes and deformation parameters (strain, strain rate). This cross‐sectional analysis explores the association ...

  • Frailty and health risks in an agricultural population, Chile 2014–2017 

    Bustamante-Ara, Natalia; Villarroel, Luis; Paredes, Fabio; Huidobro-Muñoz, Andrea; Ferreccio, Catterina (2019)
    Background: Aging presents an emerging health and social challenge. We report the prevalence of frailty, its association with chronic diseases and the risk of hospitalization or death within 29 months. Methods: Cross-sectional ...

  • Frecuencia de administración de psicoestimulantes en escolares de primero a sexto básico en Talca 

    Buttinghausen G., Valeria; Cruz F., Jaime; Elizalde R., Lorenza; Tapia D., Daniela; Figueroa J., Francisca; Huidobro-Muñoz, Andrea (2011)
    Background: Stimulant drugs are frequently prescribed in the treatment of Attention-Defi cit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children. Drug prescription is associated with children’s age and gender. Chile has few reports ...

  • Polypharmacy in a semirural community in Chile: Results from Maule Cohort 

    Oyarzún-González, Ximena; Ferreccio, Catterina; Abner, Erin L.; Vargas, Claudio; Huidobro-Muñoz, Andrea; Toro, Pablo (2020)
    Purpose: Although polypharmacy in younger populations is a growing public health concern, most studies addressing polypharmacy focus on elderly populations. Thus, polypharmacy is not yet well understood in younger ...

  • Study protocol for the Maule Cohort (MAUCO) of chronic diseases, Chile 2014–2024 

    Huidobro-Muñoz, Andrea; Silva-Prado, Raúl; Ferreccio, Catterina; Roa, Juan Carlos; Bambs, Claudia; Vives, Alejandra; Corvalán, Alejandro H.; Cortés, Sandra; Foerster, Claudia; Acevedo, Johanna; Passi, Alvaro; Toro, Pablo; Covacevich, Yerko; De la Cruz, Rolando; Koshiol, Jill; Olivares, Mauricio; Miquel, Juan Francisco; Cruz, Francisco; Quest, Andrew F.; Kogan, Marcelo J.; Castro, Pablo F.; Lavandero, Sergio (2016)
    Background: Maule Cohort (MAUCO), a Chilean cohort study, seeks to analyze the natural history of chronic diseases in the agricultural county of Molina (40,000 inhabitants) in the Maule Region, Chile. Molina´s population ...