Publications

2021

The effect of impact exercise on bone mineral density: A longitudinal study on non-athlete adolescents.

Bone, 2021 Aug 12;116151. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2021.116151. Online ahead of print.
2021

Socioeconomic circumstances and lung function growth from early adolescence to early adulthood.

Pediatr Res, 2021 Feb 18. doi: 10.1038/s41390-021-01380-2. Online ahead of print.
2020

Metabolically healthy overweight in young adulthood: is it a matter of duration and degree of overweight?

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, 2020 Oct 9;S0939-4753(20)30439-7. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2020.10.001. Online ahead of print.
2020

Reproductive trajectories and social-biological dimensions in parenthood: Portuguese version of the Meaning of Parenthood scale

Porto Biomedical Journal, 2020 Jul-Aug; 5(4): e078. Published online 2020 Jul 17. doi: 10.1097/j.pbj.0000000000000078
2020

Trajectories of depressive symptoms through adolescence and young adulthood: social and health outcomes.

Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry., 2020 Feb 17. doi: 10.1007/s00787-020-01493-9. [Epub ahead of print]
2020

Childhood socioeconomic conditions are associated with increased chronic low-grade inflammation over adolescence: findings from the EPITeen cohort study.

Arch Dis Child, 2020 Jan 22. pii: archdischild-2019-317525. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2019-317525. [Epub ahead of print]
2020

Secular trend in age at menarche in women in Portugal born between 1920 and 1992: Results from three population-based studies.

Am J Hum Biol, 2020 Jan 25:e23392. doi: 10.1002/ajhb.23392. [Epub ahead of print]
2019

The influence of question wording on interpersonal trust: A comparison in randomly equivalent groups.

Methodology: European Journal of Research Methods for the Behavioral and Social Sciences, 2019. 15(2), 56-66. doi.org/10.1027/1614-2241/a000164
2019

Ability of adiposity indicators to identify elevated high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in young adults.

Nutrition, 2019 Jul - Aug;63-64:75-80. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2018.11.025. Epub 2018 Nov 24.
2019

Longitudinal association of adiposity and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein from adolescence into early adulthood.

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, 2019 Jun;29(6):590-597. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2019.03.008. Epub 2019 Mar 21.
2019

Association between insulin resistance and haematological parameters: a cohort study from adolescence to adulthood.

Diabetes Metab Res Rev, 2019 Jun 17:e3194. doi: 10.1002/dmrr.3194. [Epub ahead of print]
2019

Central and peripheral body fat distribution: Different associations with low-grade inflammation in young adults?

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, 2019 Jun 6. pii: S0939-4753(19)30226-1. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2019.05.066. [Epub ahead of print]
2019

Depressive symptoms at 13 years as predictors of depression in older adolescents: a prospective 4-year follow-up study in a nonclinical population.

Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry., 2019 Apr;28(4):595-599. doi: 10.1007/s00787-018-1194-0. Epub 2018 Jul 5.
2019

Household food insecurity and socio-demographic determinants in young adults: findings from a Portuguese population-based sample

Int J Public Health, 2019 Jul;64(6):887-895. doi: 10.1007/s00038-019-01243-y. Epub 2019 Apr 16.
2019

Decreases in adiposity reduce the risk of hypertension: Results from a prospective cohort of adolescents

Prev Med, 2019 Mar;120:1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2018.12.017. Epub 2018 Dec 27.
2019

Measuring depressive symptoms during adolescence: what is the role of gender?

Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci, 2019 Feb;28(1):66-76. doi: 10.1017/S2045796017000312. Epub 2017 Jun 28.
2018

Association of Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentration with Pulmonary Function in Young Adults.

Nutrients, 2018 Nov 11;10(11). pii: E1728. doi: 10.3390/nu10111728.
2018

Food intake and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein levels in adolescents.

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, 2018 Oct;28(10):1067-1074. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2018.06.003. Epub 2018 Jun 9.
2018

Sleep duration and physical fighting involvement in late adolescence.

J Public Health (Berl.): From Theory to Practice, 2018, pp. 1-8, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10389-018-0955-z
2018

Tracking of food and nutrient intake from adolescence into early adulthood.

Nutrition, 2018 Mar 27;55-56:84-90. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2018.02.015. [Epub ahead of print]
2018

Relationship between dietary vitamin D and serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in Portuguese adolescents.

Public Health Nutr , 2018 Feb;21(2):325-332. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017002804. Epub 2017 Oct 30.
2018

Dairy products and total calcium intake at 13 years of age and its association with obesity at 21 years of age.

Eur J Clin Nutr, 2018 Jan 25. doi: 10.1038/s41430-017-0082-x. [Epub ahead of print]
2017

Cyberbullying Among Adolescents: The Influence of Different Modes of Inquiry.

J Interpers Violence, 2017 Nov 1:886260517744182. doi: 10.1177/0886260517744182. [Epub ahead of print]
2017

Socioeconomic differences in children's growth trajectories from infancy to early adulthood: evidence from four European countries.

J Epidemiol Community Health, 2017 Oct;71(10):981-989. doi: 10.1136/jech-2016-208556. Epub 2017 Aug 10.
2017

Duration and degree of adiposity: Effect on cardiovascular risk factors at early adulthood.

Int J Obes (Lond), 2017 Oct;41(10):1526-1530. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2017.133. Epub 2017 Jun 6.
2017

Life course path analysis of total and central adiposity throughout adolescence on adult blood pressure and insulin resistance.

Nutr Metab Cardiovas Dis, 2017 Apr;27(4):360-365. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2016.12.007. Epub 2016 Dec 24.
2017

Depressive Symptoms and Involvement in Physical Fighting among Portuguese Adolescents.

Health Soc Work, 2017 Mar 9:1-9. doi: 10.1093/hsw/hlx009. [Epub ahead of print]
2017

Validation of a Single Question for the Evaluation of Physical Activity in Adolescents.

Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab., 2017 Mar 2:1-27. doi: 10.1123/ijsnem.2016-0276. [Epub ahead of print]
2017

The Role of Urban Environment, Social and Health Determinants in the Tracking of Leisure-Time Physical Activity Throughout Adolescence.

J Adolesc Health, 2017 Jan;60(1):100-106. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2016.08.015. Epub 2016 Oct 19.
2017

Intergenerational educational trajectories and lower back pain in young women and men.

Acta Reumatologica Portuguesa, 2017 Jan-Mar;42(1):73-81.
2016

Sleep duration and blood pressure: a longitudinal analysis from early to late adolescence.

J Sleep Res, 2016 Jun 2. doi: 10.1111/jsr.12433. [Epub ahead of print]
2015

Social representations of adolescents about drug use

Arq Med, vol.29 no.2 Porto abr. 2015
2015

Gender and psychosocial context as determinants of fibromyalgia symptoms in young adults from the general population

Rheumatology (Oxford), Oct;54(10):1806-15. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/kev110. Epub 2015 May 14.
2014

Depressive symptoms are not associated with forearm bone accrual during adolescence

Arch Osteoporos, 2014;9:173. doi: 10.1007/s11657-014-0173-4. Epub 2014 Mar 12
2014

Characteristics associated with media use in early adolescence

Cad Saúde Pública, 2014 Mar;30(3):587-98.
2014

Changes in serum RANKL and OPG with sexual development and their associations with bone turnover and bone mineral density in a cohort of girls.

Clin Biochem, 2014 Aug;47(12):1040-6. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2014.04.012. Epub 2014 Apr 22
2014

Determinants of weight loss dieting among adolescents: a longitudinal analysis

J Adolesc Health, 2014 Mar;54(3):360-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2013.12.003
2014

Associations between a priori-defined dietary patterns and longitudinal changes in bone mineral density in adolescents

Public Health Nutr , 2014 Jan;17(1):195-205. doi: 10.1017/S1368980012004879. Epub 2012 Nov 13.
2013

Effect of television viewing on food and nutrient intake among adolescents

Nutr J, 2013 Nov-Dec;29(11-12):1362-7. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2013.05.007.
2013

Depressive symptoms and its associated factors in 13-year-old urban adolescents

Int J Environ Res Public Research, 2013 Oct 14;10(10):5026-38. doi: 10.3390/ijerph10105026.
2013

Caffeine intake reduces sleep duration in adolescents

Nutr Res, 2013 Sep;33(9):726-32. doi: 10.1016/j.nutres.2013.06.005. Epub 2013 Aug 1.
2013

Prevalence, incidence and risk factors for Helicobacter pylori infection in a cohort of Portuguese adolescents (EpiTeen)

Dig Liver Dis, 2013 Apr;45(4):290-5. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2012.11.009. Epub 2012 Dec 21.
2013

Association between sleep duration and blood pressure in adolescents.

Hypertens Res, 2013 Aug;36(8):747-52. doi: 10.1038/hr.2013.36. Epub 2013 Apr 18.
2012

Consumo de substâncias ilícitas por adolescentes portugueses

Rev Saúde Pública, vol.46 no.5 São Paulo Oct. 2012
2012
2012

Body image and depressive symptoms in 13-year-old adolescents

J Paediatr Child Health, 48(10):E165-71
2011
2011

Hand washing and diarrhoea in adolescents

J Public Health, 19: 401-407
2009

European Nutrition and Health Report 2009, National report - Portugal

Vol.62. pp.51-56, volume editor, Ibrahim Elmadfa, Karger. Vienna.
2008