Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo

Invited Professor

Generic Bio

1984 Licenciatura Medicina Faculdade de Medicina-UP

1992 Especialidade Pediatria Ordem dos Médicos Por unanimidade e
distinção

1996 Mestrado Medicina Desportiva Faculdade de Medicina-UP

2009 Doutoramento Medicina Faculdade de Medicina-UP

Membro de 19 Sociedades Científicas incluindo a SPP, ECOG, EAROC, ESPGHAN, ESPEN.

Vice-presidente da Sociedade Portuguesa para o Estudo da Obesidade (SPEO).

Fundadora e presidente do Grupo Nacional para o Estudo e Investigação da Obesidade Pediátrica (GNEIOP).

Médica pediatra; especialista em nutrição infantil; Professora de Pediatria da FMUP.

Presidente da Health4Mozambican Children and Families, O.N.G.D.

Presidente da European Childhood Obesity Group (ECOG) Annual Meeting – Porto 2018.

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Bilirubin is independently associated with oxidized LDL levels in young obese patients

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Nascimento, H.). 2015. Diabetology and Metabolic Syndrome
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Comparison between CDC and WHO BMI z-score and their relation with metabolic risk markers in Northern Portuguese obese adolescents

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Nascimento, H.). 2015. Diabetology and Metabolic Syndrome
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Adiponectin and markers of metabolic syndrome in obese children and adolescents: Impact of 8-mo regular physical exercise program

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Nascimento, H.). 2014. Pediatric Research
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Body fat percentage is a major determinant of total bilirubin independently of UGT1A1*28 polymorphism in young obese

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Belo, L.). 2014. PLoS ONE
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Effects of a 5-month football program on perceived psychological status and body composition of overweight boys

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Seabra, A.C.). 2014. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports
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Physical Activity, Obesity Status, and Blood Pressure in Preschool Children

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Vale, S.). 2014. Journal of Pediatrics
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Cardiovascular effects of 3 months of football training in overweight children examined by comprehensive echocardiography: A pilot study

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Hansen, P.R.). 2013. Journal of Sports Sciences
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Physical activity guidelines and preschooler's obesity status

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Vale, S.). 2013. International Journal of Obesity
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Cardiovascular risk factors in Portuguese obese children and adolescents: Impact of small reductions in body mass index imposed by lifestyle modifications

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Nascimento, H.). 2012. Open Biochemistry Journal
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Gymnastics and the female athlete triad: Reality or myth?

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Corujeira, S.). 2012. Science of Gymnastics Journal
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Muscle strength and soccer practice as major determinants of bone mineral density in adolescents

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Seabra, A.). 2012. Joint Bone Spine
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Behavioral determinants in children and adolescents diagnosed with obesity | Determinantes comportamentais em crianças e adolescentes com diagnóstico de obesidade

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Vaz, A.). 2010. Revista de Alimentacao Humana
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Eating behavior in children and parental control: A literature review | Comportamento alimentar em crianças e controlo parental: Uma revisão da bibliografia

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Viana, V.). 2009. Revista de Alimentacao Humana
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Lipid profile in Portuguese obese children and adolescents: Interaction of apolipoprotein E polymorphism with adiponectin levels

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Nascimento, H.). 2009. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
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Lipoprotein(a) levels in obese portuguese children and adolescents: Contribution of the pentanucleotide repeat (TTTTA)n polymorphism in the apolipoprotein(a) gene

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Nascimento, H.). 2009. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
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The methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene variant (C677T) as a susceptibility gene for tetralogy of Fallot

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Marinho, C.). 2009. Revista Portuguesa de Cardiologia
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Classical clinical findings of still present disease | A tríade clássica de uma doença ainda actual

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Sousa, C.). 2007. Nascer e Crescer
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Daily differences in patterns of physical activity among overweight/obese children engaged in a physical activity program

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Aires, L.). 2007. American Journal of Human Biology
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Polymorphism C242T of the gene of the p22phox subunit for nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate oxidase, and erythrocytic antioxidant enzymes, in patients with tetralogy of Fallot

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Guerra, A.). 2007. Cardiology in the Young
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Genetic polymorphisms of angiotensin-I converting enzyme, haptoglobin and angiotensinogen and oxidative stress parameters in 12 to 15-year-old adolescents | Polimorfismos genéticos da enzima conversora da angiotensina-I (ECA), haptoglobina (HP) e an...

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Coelho, C.). 2006. Revista Portuguesa de Cardiologia
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Exercise testing in pediatric cardiology | Prova de esforço em cardiologia pediátrica

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Costa, P.). 2005. Revista Portuguesa de Cardiologia
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Differences in daily physical activity levels of obese children engaged in an exercise program | Níveis de actividade física habitual em crianças obesas sujeitas a um programa de exercício

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Aires, L.). 2004. Nascer e Crescer
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Low Birth Weight and Cardiovascular Risk Factors at School Age | Baixo Peso ao Nascer e Factores de Risco de Patologia Cardiovascular na Idade Escolar

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Guerra, A.). 2004. Revista Portuguesa de Cardiologia
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Influence of apolipoprotein E polymorphism on cardiovascular risk factors in obese children

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Guerra, A.). 2003. Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism
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Blood pressure and genetic and biological markers in a pediatric population.

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Guerra, A.). 2002. Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgão oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology
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Bony density in adolescents after surgical repair of tetralogy of Fallot: A comparative study with healthy adolescents

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Rego, C.). 2002. Cardiology in the Young
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Leukocyte activation, erythrocyte damage, lipid profile and oxidative stress imposed by high competition physical exercise in adolescents

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Santos-Silva, A.). 2001. Clinica Chimica Acta
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Lipid profile and redox status in high performance rhythmic female teenagers gymnasts

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Guerra, A.). 2001. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness
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Acid phosphatase, genetic polymorphism and cardiovascular risk factors in a pediatric population.

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Guerra, A.). 2000. Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgão oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology
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Euro-Growth references for body mass index and weight for length

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Van't Hof, M.A.). 2000. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
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LDL peroxidation in adolescent female gymnasts.

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Guerra, A.). 2000. Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgão oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology
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Association of nutritional status, body composition, serum lipids and apolipoproteins, and haptoglobin phenotype in a population of 9- to 12-year olds | Associação entre estado de nutrição, composição corporal, lípidos e apolipoproteínas sér...

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Guerra, A.J.). 1998. Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgão oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology
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Genetic and environmental factors regulating blood pressure in childhood: Prospective study from 0 to 3 years

Carla Maria Barreto da Silva de Sousa Rêgo (with Guerra, A.). 1997. Journal of Human Hypertension