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    • Waist circumference, body mass index, and other measures of adiposity in predicting cardiovascular disease risk factors among Peruvian adults 

      Knowles, K. M.; Paiva, L. L.; Sanchez, S. E.; Revilla, L.; Lopez, T.; Yasuda, M. B.; Yanez, N. D.; Gelaye, B.; Williams, M. A. (Hindawi, 2011)
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      Objectives. To examine the extent to which measures of adiposity can be used to predict selected components of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and elevated C-reactive protein (CRP). Methods. A total of 1,518 Peruvian adults were ...
    • Weight loss-associated superior mesenteric artery syndrome, an unusual condition in a peruvian patient: a case report 

      Chirinos, Luis A.; Lukac, Danitza; Garland, Mateo E.; Céspedes, Jorge André; Salcedo, Victor M. (Cureus, 2018-10-25)
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      Superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMAS) is an uncommon cause of small bowel obstruction. We report a young male patient with abdominal pain, emesis and history of significant weight loss. Computed tomography angiography ...
    • Workplace violence by specialty among Peruvian medical residents 

      Nieto-Gutierrez, Wendy; Toro-Huamanchumo, Carlos J.; Taype-Rondan, Alvaro; Timaná-Ruiz, Raúl; Alva Diaz, Carlos; Jumpa-Armas, David; Escobedo-Palza, Seimer; CONAREME Consejo Nacional de Residentado Médico (Gerard Hutchinson, University of the West Indies at Saint Augustine, 2018-11-29)
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      Objective To determine the prevalence of workplace violence among Peruvian medical residents and to evaluate the association between medical specialty and workplace violence per type of aggressor. Methods This was a ...
    • Y chromosome sequences reveal a short beringian standstill, rapid expansion, and early population structure of native american founders 

      Pinotti, Thomaz; Bergström, Anders; Geppert, Maria; Bawn, Matt; Ohasi, Dominique; Shi, Wentao; Lacerda, Daniela R.; Solli, Arne; Norstedt, Jakob; Reed, Kate; Dawtry, Kim; González-Andrade, Fabricio; Paz-y-Miño, Cesar; Revollo, Susana; Cuellar, Cinthia; Jota, Marilza S.; Santos Jr., José E.; Ayub, Qasim; Kivisild, Toomas; Sandoval, José R.; Fujita, Ricardo; Xue, Yali; Roewer, Lutz; Santos, Fabrício R.; Tyler-Smith, Chris (Elsevier Ltd., 2018-12-20)
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      The Americas were the last inhabitable continents to be occupied by humans, with a growing multidisciplinary consensus for entry 15–25 thousand years ago (kya) from northeast Asia via the former Beringia land bridge [1, ...