All publications of “Maria Arlete Meil Escrivão”

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Mother/child bond in mothers of overweight and eutrophic children: depression and socioeconomic factors

Patricia Vieira Spada, Maria Arlete Meil Escrivão, Fernando José de Nóbrega, Yára Juliano

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082011AO1790

ABSTRACT Objective: To verify the presence of depression, age, level of schooling, occupation, marital status, number of children and nutritional status (maternal and of the child) in mothers of overweight and eutrophic children and relate the data to mother/child bonding. Methods: A total of 120 mothers of children aged up to 10 years participated; 30 of them were overweight and 30 were eutrophic (low-income bracket); 30 were overweight and 30 eutrophic (high-income bracket). The control group was composed of eutrophic […]