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Profile, nutritional status and weight variation of adult women attended at a nutrition outpatient clinic

Author(s): SantosGularte,Laura1;PereiraMachado,Karla2;BorgesPretto,AlessandraDoumid3;BezerraMassaut,Khadija4; ScherwinskeGrützmann, Lislei5;PorciúnculadaSilva,Eloisa1;NunesMoreira,�ngela6

Introduction:Obesityisfrequentinfemalesandtheprac-ticeofphysicalexercisesandgoodhabitsoflifeandanade-quatefoodconsumption,help in the prevention and itstreat-ment.

Objective: Toevaluate the profile, nutritional status and weightvariationofadultwomenattendedatanutritionclinic inthecityofPelotas/RS.

Methods: A descriptive, retrospective study was carried out through the analysis of medical records of patients with 20hoursand 59 years, attendedata nutrition clinicin the city of Pelotas/RS, no period from 2013 to 2017.Statistical ana-lyzes were performed using Stata®14.0 software, with a sig-nificancelevelof5 (p<0.05).

 Results: Thesampleconsistedof89women,themajority ofwhomwerewithahighschooleducation(44.1%),married (46.0%), hypertensive (33.7%), sedentary (64.0%) and were overweight(23.6%)orobesity(61.9%).

Discussion: Studies show the importance of outpatient nutritionalcarethroughimprovedqualityoflifeandfood.

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  • Blood Glucose
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Cholesterol, Dehydration
  • Digestion
  • Electrolytes
  • Clinical Nutrition Studies
  • energy balance
  • Diet quality
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