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Presença Confirmada no Ganepão 2017! - Nutricionista Cristiane Verotti

april 27th, 2017

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Presença Confirmada no Ganepão 2017! - Nutricionista Cristiane Verotti

Presença Confirmada!

A Nutricionista e Especialista em Indicadores de Qualidade em Terapia Nutricional Cristiane Verotti, ministrará palestras sobre Glúten e Food Detective, além de abordar IQTNs.

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april 11th, 2017

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Malnutrition is Associated with Increased Mortality in Older Adults Regardless of the Cause of Death

april 11th, 2017

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Malnutrition is Associated with Increased Mortality in Older Adults Regardless of the Cause of Death

Study performed by Swedish researchers aimed at assessing the mortality predictive value for malnutrition and cause-death influence in the elderly.


The survey included 1767 subjects aged ≥ 65 years admitted to hospital within a year. The nutritional status was assessed by the Mini Nutritional Assessment (MNA) and 20 causes of death were classified according to the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems.


The authors identified 1% of the elderly with risk of malnutrition and 9.4% malnourished, 839 participants (47.5%) died with a median follow-up of 5.1 years. The mortality predictive model identified significant associations (HR = hazard ratio) between malnutrition and risk of malnutrition, respectively, and death due to neoplasms (HR = 2.43 and 1.32); mental and behavioral diseases (HR = 5, 73 and 5, 44); diseases of the nervous system (HR = 4.39 and 2. 08), diseases of the circulatory system (HR = 1.95 and 1.57) or respiratory diseases (HR = 2.19 and 1.49).


Malnutrition and risk of malnutrition are associated with increased mortality regardless of the cause of death, which emphasises the need for nutritional screening to identify older adults who may require nutritional support.


Reference: Söderström LRosenblad AThors Adolfsson EBergkvist L. Malnutrition is associated with increased mortality in older adults regardless of the cause of death. Br J Nutr. 2017 Mar 14:1-9.

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Ganepao 60 Nutri Seconds - April 2017

april 07th, 2017

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Did you know that not having breakfast and eating late at night increase cardiometabolic risks?

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april 04th, 2017

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