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ERICA: prevalence of metabolic syndrome in Brazilian adolescents
(Revista De Saude Publica, 2016-02-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE: To determine the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and its components in Brazilian adolescents. METHODS: We evaluated 37,504 adolescents who were participants in the Study of Cardiovascular Risks in Adolescents ...
The study of cardiovascular risk in adolescents - ERICA: rationale, design and sample characteristics of a national survey examining cardiovascular risk factor profile in Brazilian adolescents
(Bmc Public Health, 2015-02-07) [Artigo]
Background: The Study of Cardiovascular Risk in Adolescents (Portuguese acronym, "ERICA") is a multicenter, school-based country-wide cross-sectional study funded by the Brazilian Ministry of Health, which aims at estimating ...