Alessandro Bigoni
University of São Paulo
Publications 3
#1Alessandro Bigoni (USP: University of São Paulo)
#2José Leopoldo Ferreira Antunes (USP: University of São Paulo)H-Index: 35
Last.Kristina KjærheimH-Index: 6
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In Brazil, 211 thousand (16.14%) of all death certificates in 2016 identified cancer as the underlying cause of death, and it is expected that around 320 thousand will receive a cancer diagnosis in 2019. We aimed to describe trends of cancer mortality from 1996 to 2016, in 133 intermediate regions of Brazil, and to discuss macro-regional differences of trends by human development and healthcare provision. This ecological study assessed georeferenced official data on population and mortality, hea...
#1Daniel J. Hoffman (RU: Rutgers University)H-Index: 23
#2Alessandro Bigoni (USP: University of São Paulo)
Last.Adriana Carrieri (RU: Rutgers University)
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The intrauterine period of growth is extremely important for lifelong health as growth and development of fetal tissues and organ systems occur at a very rapid pace. Any perturbation to this process, either through nutritional insufficiency or exposure to endocrine disruptors or toxins, not only interrupts or delays the growth process, but in some cases results in metabolic abnormalities that challenge adult health. In terms of early childhood nutrition and growth, a number of studies have repor...
#1Max Felipe Vianna Gasparini (USP: University of São Paulo)
#2Alessandro Bigoni (USP: University of São Paulo)
Last.Juarez Pereira Furtado (UNIFESP: Federal University of São Paulo)H-Index: 11
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