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    • Jiménez Fernández, Daniel; Matamala, José Manuel; Chiti, Alessandra; Vergara, Carmen; Tissera, Claudia; Melo Monsalve, Rómulo; Cartier Rovirosa, Luis (Elsevier, 2018)
      Immunohistochemistry (IHC) for O6-methylguanine-DNA-methyltransferase (MGMT) has shown heterogeneous results. Cell staining intensity has not been included as a quantifiable variable in IHC analyses. We performed MGMT ...
    • Jiménez, Daniel; Matamala, José Manuel; Chiti, Alessandra; Vergara, Carmen; Tissera, Claudia; Melo, Rómulo; Cartier Rovirosa, Luis (Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2018)
      © 2018, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All rights reserved. Background: Patients with Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) have a five years survival of less than 5%, but the response to chemotherapy with alkylating agents can vary ...
    • Barrera, G.; Gatica,; Morgan, Carlos (2012)
      Fat transplantation experiments have previously shown regulatory properties of lean adipose tissue on glucose homeostasis in the whole animal. In the current study, we addressed whether obese visceral white adipose tissue ...
    • Rappoport Wurgaft, Daniel; Watkins Sepúlveda, Juan; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Lillo C., Manuel; Gallegos Méndez, Iván; Rappoport Stramwasser, Jaime (2009-02)
      Gastric wall diseases are found in approximately of 1% of the patients submitted to bariatric surgery. Half of these are leiomiomas. Esophageal bronchogenic cysts are exceptional We report a 57 years old female with ...
    • Ovalle Salas, Alfredo; Martínez Tagle, María Angélica; Fuentes García, Ariel; Marques, Ximena; Vargas, Francisco; Vergara, Paula; Staig, Pablo; Marín, María Paz; Oda, Francisco; Kakarieka, Elena (Soc Médica Santiago, 2016)
      Background: Obesity in pregnancy is associated with significantly higher rates of infection. Aim: To compare the infectious morbidity in pregnant women with normal and altered body mass index (BMI). Material and Methods: ...
    • Garmendia Miguel, María Luisa; Ruiz, Pablo; Uauy Dagach-Imbarack, Ricardo (2013)
      Background: Obesity is a risk factor for the development of certain types of cancer. Aim: To estimate the proportion of cancers potentially attributable to obesity in men and women in Chile based on the calculation of ...
    • Lolas Stepke, Fernando (1992)
      Obesity is regarded in its triple connotation of symptom, risk factor and homeostatic organization, stressing the inadequacy of traditional formulations about psychological causation. Psychological factors most frequently ...
    • Blümel, Juan E.; Chedraui, Peter; Aedo Monsalve, Sócrates; Fica, Juan; Mezones Holguín, Edward; Barón, Germán; Bencosme, Ascanio; Benítez, Zully; Bravo, Luz M.; Calle, Andrés; Flores, Daniel; Espinoza, María T.; Gómez, Gustavo; Hernández-Bueno, José A.; Laribezcoa, Fiorella; Mar (Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2015)
      © 2014 Elsevier Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved.Background The prevalence of obesity increases during female mid-life and although many factors have been identified, data from Latin America is lacking. Objective To assess ...
    • Blümel Méndez, Juan; Chedraui, Peter; Aedo Monsalve, Sócrates; Fica, Juan; Mezones Holguín, Edward; Barón, Germán; Bencosme, Ascanio; Benítez, Zully; Bravo, Luz; Calle, Andrés; Flores, Daniel; Espinoza, María T.; Gómez, Gustavo; Hernández Bueno, José; Laribezcoa, Fiorella; Martino, Mabel; Lima, Selva; Monterrosa, Alvaro; Mostajo, Desiree; Ojeda, Eliana; Onatra, William; Sánchez, Hugo; Tserotas, Konstatinos; Vallejo, María; Witis, Silvina; Zúñiga, María (2015)
      Background: The prevalence of obesity increases during female mid-life and although many factors have been identified, data from Latin America is lacking. Objective: To assess factors related to obesity among middle-aged ...
    • Blümel Méndez, Juan; Chedraui, Peter; Aedo Monsalve, Sócrates; Fica, Juan; Mezones Holguín, Edward; Barón, Germán; Bencosme, Ascanio; Benítez, Zully; Bravo, Luz M.; Calle, Andrés; Flores, Daniel; Espinoza, María T.; Gómez, Gustavo; Hernández Bueno, José A.; Laribezcoa, Fiorella; Martino, Mabel; Lima, Selva; Monterrosa, Álvaro; Mostajo, Desiree; Ojeda, Eliana; Onatra, William; Sánchez, Hugo; Tserotas, Konstatinos; Vallejo, María S.; Witis, Silvina; Zúñiga, María C. (Elsevier, 2015)
      Background: The prevalence of obesity increases during female mid-life and although many factors have been identified, data from Latin America is lacking. Objective: To assess factors related to obesity among middle-aged ...
    • Albala Brevis, Cecilia; Yáñez, M.; Devoto, Enzo; Sostin, C.; Zeballos, L.; Santos, J. L. (1996)
      Background: Obesity is considered a protective factor for osteoporosis improving bone mass and maintaining higher levels of estrogen during menopause. Objective: To determine the association of obesity with bone mineral ...
    • Fuenzalida, Loreto; García-Díaz, Diego F. (Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2016)
      © 2016, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All rights reserved.Obesity has a high prevalence among children. On the other hand, acute respiratory infections especially of viral origin, are an important cause of morbidity and ...
    • Poniachik Teller, Jaime; Mancilla Asencio, Carla; Contreras B, Jorge; Csendes Juhasz, Attila; Smok Sahid, Gladys; Cavada Chacón, Gabriel; Rojas C, Jorge; Oksenberg Reisberg, Dan; Burdiles Pinto, Patricio; Maluenda Gatica, Fernando Aníbal; Díaz Jeraldo, Juan (2002)
      Background: Nonalcoholic fatty liver (NAFL) has been recognized as a cause of chronic liver disease. Its main risk factor is obesity. Aim: To describe the clinical and liver pathological findings in a group of patients who ...
    • Corvalán Aguilar, Camila; Uauy Dagach-Imbarack, Ricardo; Kain Berkovic, Juliana; Martorell, Reynaldo (2010)
      Background: In adults and adolescents, obesity is positively associated with cardiovascular disease risk factors; however, evidence in preschool children is scarce. Objective: The objective was to assess the relations ...
    • Blumel Méndez, Juan; Arteaga, Eugenio; Mezones Holguin, Edward; Vallejo, María Soledad; Zuñiga, María Cristina; Witis, Silvina (Taylor & Francis, 2017)
      Musculoskeletal pain (MSP) has been recently linked with high plasma leptin levels. Our objective was to study if obese women, who have higher leptin levels, could have a higher frequency of MSP. We studied 6079 Latin-American ...
    • Blümel, Juan Enrique; Arteaga, Eugenio; Mezones Holguín, Edward; Zúñiga, María Cristina; Witis, Silvina; Vallejo, María Soledad; Tserotas, Konstantino; Sánchez, Hugo; Onatra, William; Ojeda, Eliana; Mostajo, Desiree; Monterrosa, Alvaro; Lima, Selva; Martino, Mabel; Her (Taylor and Francis Ltd, 2017)
      © 2017 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group.Musculoskeletal pain (MSP) has been recently linked with high plasma leptin levels. Our objective was to study if obese women, who have higher leptin levels, ...
    • Corvalán Aguilar, Camila; Uauy Dagach-Imbarack, Ricardo; Mericq, Verónica (American Society for Nutrition, 2013)
      Background: In low-birth-weight girls, obesity increases the risk of premature adrenarche and metabolic complications. However, the consistency of this association in normal-birth-weight children and its potential ...
    • Kain Berkovic, Juliana; Concha, Fernando; Salazar Rodríguez, Gabriela; Leyton Dinamarca, Bárbara; Rodríguez, María del Pilar; Ceballos, Ximena; Vio del Río, Fernando Tomás (2009)
      Childhood obesity in Chile has been recognized as a public health problem. In 2006, we developed a school-based obesity prevention pilot project to intervene during 5 months preschool and schoolchildren from 1st to 4th ...
    • Ovalle Salas, Alfredo; Martínez, María Angélica; Fuentes, Ariel; Marques, Ximena; Vargas, Francisco; Vergara, Paula; Staig, Pablo; Marín, María Paz; Oda, Francisco; Kakarieka, Elena (Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2016)
      © 2016, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All Rights Reserved. Background: Obesity in pregnancy is associated with significantly higher rates of infection. Aim: To compare the infectious morbidity in pregnant women with normal ...
    • Fisberg, Mauro; Maximino, Priscila; Kain, Juliana; Kovalskys, Irina (Elsevier Editora Ltda, 2016)
      © 2016 Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria Objectives: To evaluate environmental obesogenic-related factors, such as physical activity in neighborhoods and schools, nutritional behavior, and intervention programs. Sources: ...