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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/151938
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Family History of Obesity in Metropolitan Area of the North East in Mexico
Abstract:
Family History of Obesity in Metropolitan Area of the North East in Mexico
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2011
Author:Gutierrez Valverde, Juana Mercedes, DSN, MSN
P.I. Institution Name:Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon
Title:Professor
Co-Authors:Esther C. Gallegos PhD, FAAN, Professor
Ann K. Cashion PhD, FAAN, Professor
Bertha Cecilia Salazar PhD, Doctoral Program Coordinator
Rosa Alicia Veloz Garza MHP, Assistant Research
Laura Martinez de Villarreal, Professor
Fernando Lavalle MD, Professor
Leo
[22nd International Nursing Research Congress - Research Presentation] Purpose: The purpose of this study was to describe the presence of obesity (Ob) in family members participating in a research study in a metropolitan area in North East Mexico. In addition, linkage between Ob and DT2 was explored. Methods: A descriptive study involving 38 families who provided family history (FM) of Ob, cardiovascular disease, hyperlipidemia and diabetes was conducted. Inclusion criteria were proband member diagnosed with DT2 with less than or equal to two siblings and living parent.  FH interviews were done at the participants' homes or at the University Clinic. The study was approved by the Ethical Committee of the University and the Health Organization. Analysis included descriptive statistics; data entry into SPSS v17 was done.
Results: Of 38 probands,(81% women, mean age 40 + 10.0), mean BMI 30 + 5.56, waist circumference (100 cm  + 12.27), blood glucose 175.88 mg/dl + 82.09 and mean HbA1c 9% + 2.50.  FH included 76 parents, 194 siblings and 85 children. FH of Ob showed that 60.52%, 39.74 %, 81.57% and 34% of fathers, mothers, siblings and children have Ob respectively. 
Conclusion: Ob is common in families in North East in Mexico and the fathers have a higher prevalence of Ob than mothers.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleFamily History of Obesity in Metropolitan Area of the North East in Mexicoen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/151938-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Family History of Obesity in Metropolitan Area of the North East in Mexico</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2011</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Gutierrez Valverde, Juana Mercedes, DSN, MSN</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Professor</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">juanymeche@yahoo.com.mx</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">Esther C. Gallegos PhD, FAAN, Professor<br/>Ann K. Cashion PhD, FAAN, Professor<br/>Bertha Cecilia Salazar PhD, Doctoral Program Coordinator<br/>Rosa Alicia Veloz Garza MHP, Assistant Research<br/>Laura Martinez de Villarreal, Professor<br/>Fernando Lavalle MD, Professor<br/>Leo</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">[22nd International Nursing Research Congress - Research Presentation] Purpose: The purpose of this study was to describe the presence of obesity (Ob) in family members participating in a research study in a metropolitan area in North East Mexico. In addition, linkage between Ob and DT2 was explored. Methods: A descriptive study involving 38 families who provided family history (FM) of Ob, cardiovascular disease, hyperlipidemia and diabetes was conducted. Inclusion criteria were proband member diagnosed with DT2 with less than or equal to two siblings and living parent.&nbsp; FH interviews were done at the participants' homes or at the University Clinic. The study was approved by the Ethical Committee of the University and the Health Organization. Analysis included descriptive statistics; data entry into SPSS v17 was done. <br/>Results: Of 38 probands,(81% women, mean age 40 + 10.0), mean BMI 30 + 5.56, waist circumference (100 cm&nbsp; + 12.27), blood glucose 175.88 mg/dl + 82.09 and mean HbA1c 9% + 2.50.&nbsp; FH included 76 parents, 194 siblings and 85 children. FH of Ob showed that 60.52%, 39.74 %, 81.57% and 34% of fathers, mothers, siblings and children have Ob respectively.&nbsp; <br/>Conclusion: Ob is common in families in North East in Mexico and the fathers have a higher prevalence of Ob than mothers.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T11:18:41Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T11:18:41Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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