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    • A Cross Sectional Study of the Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome and Associated Factors in Colombian Collegiate Students: The FUPRECOL-Adults Study. 

      Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; González-Ruíz, Katherine; Vivas, Andrés; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Prieto-Benavides, Daniel Humberto; Carrillo, Hugo Alejandro; Ramos Sepúlveda, Jeison Alexander; Villa González, Emilio; García-Hermoso, Antonio; Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson; Martínez-Torres, Javier
      Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is one of the major public health problems worldwide. The objective of the present study is to investigate the prevalence and the associated variables of MetS in Colombian collegiate students. ...
       Artículo. 2017
    • A cross-sectional study of the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and associated factors in colombian collegiate students: The fuprecol-adults study 

      Martínez-Torres, Javier; Correa-Bautista, Jorge Enrique; González-Ruíz, Katherine; Vivas, Andrés; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Prieto-Benavidez, Daniel Humberto; Carrillo, Hugo Alejandro; Ramos-Sepúlveda, Jeison Alexander; Villa-González, Emilio; Garcia-Hermoso, Antonio; Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson
      Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is one of the major public health problems worldwide. The objective of the present study is to investigate the prevalence and the associated variables of MetS in Colombian collegiate students. ...
       Artículo. 2017
    • Acute effects of high intensity, resistance, or combined protocol on the increase of level of neurotrophic factors in physically inactive overweight adults : The BrainFit study 

      Domínguez-Sánchez, María Andrea; Bustos-Cruz, Rosa H.; Velasco-Orjuela, Gina P; Quintero, Andrea P.; Tordecilla-Sanders, Alejandra; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; García-Hermoso, Antonio; González Ruíz, Katherine; Peña-Gúzman, Carlos A.; Hernández, Enrique; Peña-Ibagon, Jhonatan C; Téllez-T, Luis Andrés; Izquierdo, Mikel; Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson
      The purpose of this study was to compare the neurotrophic factor response following one session of high-intensity exercise, resistance training or both in a cohort of physically inactive overweight adults aged 18-30 years ...
       Artículo. 2018
    • Body Adiposity Index Performance in Estimating Body Fat Percentage in Colombian College Students : Findings from the FUPRECOL-Adults Study 

      Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; González-Ruíz, Katherine; Vivas, Andrés; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Martínez Torres, Javier; Prieto-Benavides, Daniel Humberto; Carrillo, Hugo Alejandro; Ramos Sepúlveda, Jeison Alexander; Villa González, Emilio; García-Hermoso, Antonio
      Abstract: Recently, a body adiposity index (BAI = (hip circumference)/((height)(1.5))−18) was developed and validated in adult populations. The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of BAI in estimating percentage ...
       Artículo. 2017
    • Factors associated with active commuting to school by bicycle from Bogotá, Colombia: The FUPRECOL study 

      Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson; Beltrán, Cesar; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Prieto-Benavides, Daniel Humberto; Martínez Torres, Javier; Vivas, Andrés; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Villa González, Emilio; García-Hermoso, Antonio
      Background: Active commuting to school (ACS) can contribute to daily physical activity (PA) levels in children and adolescents. The aim of the study was to analyze the characteristics of active commuting to and from school ...
       Artículo. 2016
    • Predictive validity of the body adiposity index in overweight and obese adults using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry 

      Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; González-Ruíz, Katherine; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Vivas, Andrés; García-Hermoso, Antonio
      The body adiposity index (BAI) is a recent anthropometric measure proven to be valid in predicting body fat percentage (BF%) in some populations. However, the results have been inconsistent across populations. This study ...
       Artículo. 2016
    • Use of dietary supplements by pregnant women in Colombia 

      Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson; Correa-Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; González-Jiménez, Emilio; Schmidt-Riovalle, Jacqueline; González-Ruíz, Katherine
      Background: During pregnancy, the need for certain nutrients increases. This study assessed the prevalence and socio-demographic factors associated with dietary supplement use in a representative sample of pregnant women ...
       Artículo. 2018