Manuel Franco
Manuel Franco
Associate Professor (UAH)
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Neighborhood characteristics and availability of healthy foods in Baltimore
M Franco, AVD Roux, TA Glass, B Caballero, FL Brancati
American journal of preventive medicine 35 (6), 561-567, 2008
Fast-food consumption, diet quality, and neighborhood exposure to fast food: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
LV Moore, AV Diez Roux, JA Nettleton, DR Jacobs, M Franco
American journal of epidemiology 170 (1), 29-36, 2009
The relationship of the local food environment with obesity: a systematic review of methods, study quality, and results
LK Cobb, LJ Appel, M Franco, JC Jones‐Smith, A Nur, CAM Anderson
Obesity 23 (7), 1331-1344, 2015
Availability of healthy foods and dietary patterns: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
M Franco, AV Diez-Roux, JA Nettleton, M Lazo, F Brancati, B Caballero, ...
The American journal of clinical nutrition 89 (3), 897-904, 2009
Impact of energy intake, physical activity, and population-wide weight loss on cardiovascular disease and diabetes mortality in Cuba, 1980–2005
M Franco, P Ordunez, B Caballero, JA Tapia Granados, M Lazo, ...
American journal of epidemiology 166 (12), 1374-1380, 2007
The association of endogenous sex hormones, adiposity, and insulin resistance with incident diabetes in postmenopausal women
RR Kalyani, M Franco, AS Dobs, P Ouyang, D Vaidya, A Bertoni, ...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism 94 (11), 4127-4135, 2009
Population-wide weight loss and regain in relation to diabetes burden and cardiovascular mortality in Cuba 1980-2010: repeated cross sectional surveys and ecological comparison …
M Franco, U Bilal, P Orduñez, M Benet, A Morejón, B Caballero, ...
Bmj 346, f1515, 2013
Challenges and opportunities for cardiovascular disease prevention
M Franco, RS Cooper, U Bilal, V Fuster
The American journal of medicine 124 (2), 95-102, 2011
Prevention of childhood obesity in Spain: a focus on policies outside the health sector. SESPAS report 2010
M Franco, B Sanz, L Otero, A Domínguez-Vila, B Caballero
Gaceta Sanitaria 24, 49-55, 2010
Olive oil and prevention of chronic diseases: Summary of an International conference
F Visioli, M Franco, E Toledo, J Luchsinger, WC Willett, FB Hu, ...
Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases 28 (7), 649-656, 2018
Healthy food availability and the association with BMI in Baltimore, Maryland
SS Casagrande, M Franco, J Gittelsohn, AB Zonderman, MK Evans, ...
Public health nutrition 14 (6), 1001-1007, 2011
Measuring availability of healthy foods: agreement between directly measured and self-reported data
LV Moore, AV Diez Roux, M Franco
American Journal of Epidemiology 175 (10), 1037-1044, 2012
Photovoice and empowerment: evaluating the transformative potential of a participatory action research project
K Budig, J Diez, P Conde, M Sastre, M Hernán, M Franco
BMC public health 18 (1), 1-9, 2018
Understanding the local food environment: A participatory photovoice project in a low-income area in Madrid, Spain
J Díez, P Conde, M Sandin, M Urtasun, R López, JL Carrero, J Gittelsohn, ...
Health & place 43, 95-103, 2017
Obesity reduction and its possible consequences: What can we learn from Cuba's Special Period?
M Franco, P Orduñez, B Caballero, RS Cooper
Cmaj 178 (8), 1032-1034, 2008
Preventing non-communicable diseases through structural changes in urban environments
M Franco, U Bilal, AV Diez-Roux
J Epidemiol Community Health 69 (6), 509-511, 2015
Early identification of atherosclerotic disease by noninvasive imaging
V Fuster, F Lois, M Franco
Nature Reviews Cardiology 7 (6), 327-333, 2010
A cluster randomized trial to evaluate the efficacy of a school-based behavioral intervention for health promotion among children aged 3 to 5
FV Peñalvo JL, Santos-Beneit G, Sotos-Prieto M, Martínez R, Rodríguez C ...
BMC Public Health, 2013
Population cardiovascular health and urban environments: the Heart Healthy Hoods exploratory study in Madrid, Spain
U Bilal, J Díez, S Alfayate, P Gullón, I Del Cura, F Escobar, M Sandín, ...
BMC medical research methodology 16 (1), 104, 2016
Assessing walking and cycling environments in the streets of madrid: comparing on-field and virtual audits
P Gullón, HM Badland, S Alfayate, U Bilal, F Escobar, A Cebrecos, J Diez, ...
Journal of urban health 92 (5), 923-939, 2015
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