Flavio D. Fuchs

Flavio D. Fuchs

BRAZIL

 

 

 

 

FLÁVIO DANNI FUCHS Current Administrative and Academic Appointments Administrative Coordinator of the Brazilian Institute of Health Technology Assessment Academic Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul Professor of the Graduate Students Programs in Cardiology Researcher CNPq 1A (Brazilian Agency of Research) Office Contact Information Serviço de Cardiologia Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre Ramiro Barcelos, 2350 90035-903, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil Telephone +5551-3359-8420 Cell Phone +5551-9121-6544 E-mail ffuchs@hcpa.ufrgs.br Personal Details Place and date of Birth Caxias do Sul, Brazil, 10/27/1950 Citizenship Brazil Marital Status Married 4/12/79 Wife: Dr Sandra Costa Fuchs Children Felipe (Born 05/11/82) Paulo (Born 09/28/87) Education School of medicine: Faculdade de Medicina, UFRGS, 1969-74 Medical residence: Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, 1974-76. Master degree: Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 1978-80 Doctoral degree: Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 1981-84. Post-doctoral training abroad: University of North Carolina,1986-87. Johns Hopkins University, 1996-97. Professional Society Memberships International Society of Hypertension American Heart Association Brazilian Society of Hypertension Brazilian Society of Cardiology Brazilian Society of Clinical Investigation Medical Association of Rio Grande do Sul Editorial Board Membership Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research (Associate editor) Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia (Editorial Board) Hypertension (Editorial Board) Brazilian Journal of Hypertension (Editorial board) Manuscript Reviews (at least one) Acta Pharmacologica Sinica Alcohol American Journal of Epidemiology American Journal of Hypertension American Journal of Physiology Archives of Internal Medicine Atherosclerosis Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research BMC Cardiovascular Disorders BMC Public Health Cadernos de Saude Publica Cardiovascular Therapeutics Circulation Clinical and Experimental Hypertension Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine Current Drug Abuse Reviews Current Medical Opinion Drugs European Journal of Clinical Nutrition Future Cardiology Heart Hypertension International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine JAMA Journal of American Society of Hypertension Journal of Clinical Epidemiology Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health Journal of Hypertension Journal of Human Hypertension Journal Nutrition Health Aging Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacological Research Journal Postgraduate Medicine Patient preference and adherence Pediatric Nephrology Physiology and Behavior PLoS-One Vascular Health and Risk Management Publications Textbooks 09 Chapters 111 Full papers: 256 (146 MedLine, 159 ISI) Abstracts: 211 Citations (ISI): 1219; H index 20. Five more recent manuscripts in hypertension and cardiovascular disease: 1. Picon RV, Fuchs FD, Moreira LB, Riegel G, Fuchs SC. Trends in prevalence of hypertension in Brazil: a systematic review with meta-analysis. PLoS One. 2012; 7:e48255. 2: Kerkhoff AC, Moreira LB, Fuchs FD, Fuchs SC. Association between hypertension and musculoskeletal complaints: a population-based study. J Hypertens. 2012; 30:2112-7. 3: Fuchs FD, Fuchs SC, Moreira LB, Gus M. Proof of concept in cardiovascular risk: the paradoxical findings in blood pressure and lipid abnormalities. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2012;8:437-42. 4: Riegel G, Moreira LB, Fuchs SC, Gus M, Nunes G, Correa V Jr, Wiehe M, Gonçalves CC, Fernandes FS, Fuchs FD. Long-term effectiveness of non-drug recommendations to treat hypertension in a clinical setting. Am J Hypertens. 2012;25:1202-8. 5: Fuchs FD. The role of angiotensin receptor blockers in the prevention of cardiovascular and renal disease: time for reassessment? Evid Based Med. 2012 Jul 10. [Epub ahead of print]. Five manuscripts related to the topic of the conference: 1. Fuchs FD. Prehypertension: the rationale for early drug therapy. Cardiovasc Ther. 2010; 28:339-43. 2. Fuchs FD, et al. Prevention of hypertension in patients with pre-hypertension: protocol for the PREVER-prevention trial. Trials. 2011; 5;12:65. 3. Moreira LB, Fuchs SC, Wiehe M, Gus M, Moraes RS, Fuchs FD. Incidence of hypertension in Porto Alegre, Brazil: a population-based study. J Hum Hypertens. 2008; 22:48-50. 4: Riegel G, Moreira LB, Fuchs SC, Gus M, Nunes G, Correa V Jr, Wiehe M, Gonçalves CC, Fernandes FS, Fuchs FD. Long-term effectiveness of non-drug recommendations to treat hypertension in a clinical setting. Am J Hypertens. 2012;25:1202-8. 5: Fuchs FD. The role of angiotensin receptor blockers in the prevention of cardiovascular and renal disease: time for reassessment? Evid Based Med. 2012 Jul 10. [Epub ahead of print]. Ph.D. Advisees: 23 M.Sc. Advisees: 27