All publications of “Marcel da Rocha Chehuen”

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Comparison between subjective and objective methods to assess functional capacity during clinical treatment in patients with intermittent claudication

Gabriel Grizzo Cucato, Antônio Eduardo Zerati, Marcel da Rocha Chehuen, Raphael Mendes Ritti-Dias, Glauco Saez, Luciana Ragazzo, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082013000400016

Objective:To analyze if there is any relation between functional capacity assessed by subjective and objective methods regarding the current state and after clinical treatment in patients with intermittent claudication.METHODS:A total of 500 patients with intermittent claudication were enrolled. All patients underwent clinical examination and a functional evaluation by subjective (clinical visit) and objective method (treadmill test). Additionally, 50 patients were selected to evaluate the effect of clinical treatment by subjective and objective methods in relation to functional capacity.RESULTS:Out of 500 […]

Stages of health behavior change and factors associated with physical activity in patients with intermittent claudication

Jacilene Guedes de Oliveira, João Paulo dos Anjos Souza Barbosa, Breno Quintella Farah, Marcel da Rocha Chehuen, Gabriel Grizzo Cucato, Nelson Wolosker, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000400005

Objective:To analyze, in people with intermittent claudication, the frequency of individuals who are in each of stages of health behavior change to practice physical activity, and analyze the association of these stages with the walking capacity.METHODS:We recruited 150 patients with intermittent claudication treated at a tertiary center, being included those >30-year-old-individuals and who had ankle-arm index