Juan A. Rivera
Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología
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#1Alejandra Cantoral (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología)H-Index: 12
#2Alejandra Contreras-Manzano (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología)H-Index: 1
Last.Juan A. Rivera (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología)H-Index: 1
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Fructose intake has been associated with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). The objective of this study was to assess the consumption of dietary fructose according to: 1) classification of hepatic steatosis by two indexes and 2) diagnosis of NAFLD by MRI. We conducted a cross-sectional analysis among 100 young adults from Mexico City. The Hepatic Steatosis Index (HSI) and the Fatty Liver Index (FLI) were estimated using Body Mass Index (BMI), waist circumference, and fasting concentratio...
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#1Tania C AburtoH-Index: 6
#2Alejandra CantoralH-Index: 12
Last.Juan A. RiveraH-Index: 1
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Background: Studies suggest a positive association between dietary energy density (DED) and body weight in adults, but evidence in children is inconclusive. Objective: The objective of this study was to compare usual DED distributions of nonoverweight vs. overweight or obese (OW/O) Mexican children. Methods: The study used 24-h recall (24HR) data from 2367 children aged 5–11 y from the 2012 Mexican National Health and Nutrition Survey (ENSANUT 2012). Repeated 24HR measures were obtained in a ran...