All publications of “Conceição Aparecida de Mattos Segre”

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Physical exercise during pregnancy and its influence in the type of birth

Lílian Cristina da Silveira, Conceição Aparecida de Mattos Segre

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000400003

Objective:To verify if medium intensity exercise performed during pregnancy can influence in the type of delivery, and to observe compliance to an exercise program among primiparous women with different levels of schooling.METHODS:A study carried out at the Centro de Incentivo ao Aleitamento Materno, in São Sebastiao (SP), between April 7, 2008, and April 14, 2009. A prospective study involving 66 primiparous women who were divided into two groups: an Exercise Group, engaged in regular physical activity during pregnancy, and the […]

Comparative analysis of gestations and frequency of prematurity and low birth weight among children of adolescent and adult mothers

Maria Isabel Naliato Perez Neto, Conceição Aparecida de Mattos Segre

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000300003

Objective:To perform a comparative analysis between the frequency of prematurity and low birth weight among newborns of adolescent and adult mothers, and to evaluate selected maternal data.METHODS:A comparative cohort study involving 703 pregnant women and their newborns at a public hospital in the city of São Paulo (270 mothers aged 10-19 years, and 433 aged 20-35 years), during the period from March to August 2003.RESULTS:The birth of premature or low birth weight children was not prominent in any of the […]

Measurement of the palpebral fissure and the vermilion border of the upper lip in newborns with gestational ages of 25 to 43 weeks

Maria dos Anjos Mesquita, Conceição Aparecida de Mattos Segre

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082011ao2097

ABSTRACTObjective:To prepare percentile curves for measurements of palpebral fissure and the greatest width of the vermilion border of the upper lip in newborns at a public maternity ward in the City of São Paulo.Methods:A descriptive cross-sectional study was carried out from August 2006 to January 2008. In the first 24 to 72 hours of life, the palpebral fissure and the greatest width of the vermilion border of the upper lip were measured in 1,964 newborns with gestational ages from 25 […]

Congenital malformations in newborns of alcoholic mothers

Maria dos Anjos Mesquita, Conceição Aparecida de Mattos Segre

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082010AO1880

ABSTRACT Objective: To identify the presence of fetal alcohol syndrome, other alcohol-related congenital defects, and/or neurodevelopment disorders in newborns of mothers who consumed alcohol during gestation. Methods: In a public maternity in the city of São Paulo, 1,964 puerperal women were interviewed and 654 had consumed alcohol at some point during gestation. The newborns were clinically and laboratorially examined in order to identify the occurrence of fetal alcohol syndrome, congenital defects or neurodevelopment disorders related to alcohol. Results: Three children […]

Morbidity in neonates according to the mode of delivery: a comparative study

Maria Cecilia Santa Cruz Breim, Conceição Aparecida de Mattos Segre, Umberto Gazi Lippi

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010ao1658

ABSTRACTObjective:The objective of this study was to compare the effects of the modes of delivery on the health of newborns in a private maternity hospital in the city of São Paulo.Methods:Between January 1995 and December 1998, all patients consecutively admitted for deliveries were included in this cross-sectional retrospective study. A total of 8,457 medical records were analyzed, being excluded of the sample 460 multiple pregnancies and 517 pregnant women with obstetric and/or clinical disorders. The incidence of neonatal birth injury, […]