Lisa G Smithers

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Can Items Used in 4-Year-Old Well-Child Visits Predict Children's Health and School Outcomes?
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health, The University of Adelaide, Mail Drop DX 650 550, Adelaide, 5005, Australia
    Matern Child Health J 18:1345-53. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Impact of neonatal growth on IQ and behavior at early school age
    Lisa G Smithers
    School of Population Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Pediatrics 132:e53-60. 2013
  3. pmc Do dietary trajectories between infancy and toddlerhood influence IQ in childhood and adolescence? Results from a prospective birth cohort study
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e58904. 2013
  4. pmc Dietary patterns of infants and toddlers are associated with nutrient intakes
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide 5005, South Australia, Australia
    Nutrients 4:935-48. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Dietary patterns at 6, 15 and 24 months of age are associated with IQ at 8 years of age
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Mail drop DX650550, Adelaide, 5005, Australia
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:525-35. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations between dietary patterns at 6 and 15 months of age and sociodemographic factors
    L G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:658-66. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Characterizing whole diets of young children from developed countries and the association between diet and health: a systematic review
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Nutr Rev 69:449-67. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Diet quality of U.K. infants is associated with dietary, adiposity, cardiovascular, and cognitive outcomes measured at 7-8 years of age
    Rebecca K Golley
    Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    J Nutr 143:1611-7. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Characterization of transition diets spanning infancy and toddlerhood: a novel, multiple-time-point application of principal components analysis
    Laima Brazionis
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1200-8. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint An index measuring adherence to complementary feeding guidelines has convergent validity as a measure of infant diet quality
    Rebecca K Golley
    Public Health, School of Health Sciences, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    J Nutr 142:901-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Can Items Used in 4-Year-Old Well-Child Visits Predict Children's Health and School Outcomes?
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health, The University of Adelaide, Mail Drop DX 650 550, Adelaide, 5005, Australia
    Matern Child Health J 18:1345-53. 2014
    ..Items used in a well-child health check were moderate predictors of overweight/obesity and mental health problems at 6-7 years, but poor predictors of other health and academic outcomes. ..
  2. doi request reprint Impact of neonatal growth on IQ and behavior at early school age
    Lisa G Smithers
    School of Population Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Pediatrics 132:e53-60. 2013
    ..The objective was to examine associations of neonatal weight gain (NWG) and head circumference gain (HCG) with IQ scores and behavior at early school age...
  3. pmc Do dietary trajectories between infancy and toddlerhood influence IQ in childhood and adolescence? Results from a prospective birth cohort study
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e58904. 2013
    ..We examined whether trajectories of dietary patterns from 6 to 24 months of age are associated with intelligence quotient (IQ) in childhood and adolescence...
  4. pmc Dietary patterns of infants and toddlers are associated with nutrient intakes
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide 5005, South Australia, Australia
    Nutrients 4:935-48. 2012
    ..These findings highlight that dietary patterns in infants and toddlers vary in their underlying energy and nutrient composition...
  5. doi request reprint Dietary patterns at 6, 15 and 24 months of age are associated with IQ at 8 years of age
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Mail drop DX650550, Adelaide, 5005, Australia
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:525-35. 2012
    ..Propensity score analyses were consistent with regression analyses. This study suggests that dietary patterns from 6 to 24 months may have a small but persistent effect on IQ at 8 years...
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations between dietary patterns at 6 and 15 months of age and sociodemographic factors
    L G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:658-66. 2012
    ..However, it is not clear when dietary patterns emerge. We aimed to describe dietary patterns in early life and their associations with maternal and infant sociodemographic characteristics...
  7. doi request reprint Characterizing whole diets of young children from developed countries and the association between diet and health: a systematic review
    Lisa G Smithers
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Nutr Rev 69:449-67. 2011
    ..Few studies have characterized the diets of children under 5 years of age and linked diet with health. Given the limited evidence, research establishing the predictive validity of whole-of-diet methods in childhood is needed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Diet quality of U.K. infants is associated with dietary, adiposity, cardiovascular, and cognitive outcomes measured at 7-8 years of age
    Rebecca K Golley
    Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    J Nutr 143:1611-7. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that adherence to current complementary feeding guidelines may have implications for some, but not all, health and development outcomes in childhood. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Characterization of transition diets spanning infancy and toddlerhood: a novel, multiple-time-point application of principal components analysis
    Laima Brazionis
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1200-8. 2012
    ..The transition dietary period, a dynamic period of rapid dietary change spanning infancy and toddlerhood when children shift from a milk-based to a food-based diet, has not been characterized...
  10. ncbi request reprint An index measuring adherence to complementary feeding guidelines has convergent validity as a measure of infant diet quality
    Rebecca K Golley
    Public Health, School of Health Sciences, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    J Nutr 142:901-8. 2012
    ..209)] and "healthy" [β = 0.185 (95% CI = 0.155, 0.215)] dietary pattern scores at age 3 y. The CFUI is able to discriminate across food intake, nutrient intake, and socio-demographic factors and is associated with later dietary patterns...
  11. pmc A preference based measure of complementary feeding quality: application to the Avon longitudinal study of parents and children
    Murthy N Mittinty
    Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e76111. 2013
    ..Unlike traditional approaches, the distribution of the CFUI does not peak towards mean value but distributes evenly towards the tails of the distribution. ..
  12. pmc Randomized controlled trial of maternal omega-3 long-chain PUFA supplementation during pregnancy and early childhood development of attention, working memory, and inhibitory control
    Jacqueline F Gould
    Women s and Children s Health Research Institute, Adelaide, Australia JFG and MM the Disciplines of Paediatrics JFG and MM and Public Health LGS, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, Adelaide, Australia MM and the Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies and Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS JC
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:851-9. 2014
    ..Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) accumulates in the hippocampus and frontal lobes of the fetal brain during the last trimester of pregnancy. These areas of the brain contribute to attention and working memory and inhibitory control (WMIC)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Higher dose of docosahexaenoic acid in the neonatal period improves visual acuity of preterm infants: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Lisa G Smithers
    Women s and Children s Health Research Institute and the School of Agriculture, Food and Wine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1049-56. 2008
    ..Preterm infants have improved visual outcomes when fed a formula containing 0.2-0.4% docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) compared with infants fed no DHA, but the optimal DHA dose is unknown...
  14. doi request reprint The effect of dairy foods on CHD: a systematic review of prospective cohort studies
    Robert A Gibson
    Child Youth and Women s Health Service, Women s and Children s Health Research Institute, Level 7, Clarence Reiger Building, North Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Br J Nutr 102:1267-75. 2009
    ..This could be due to the limited sensitivity of the dietary assessment methods to detect an effect of a single food in a mixed diet on complex clinical outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effect of maternal omega-3 (n-3) LCPUFA supplementation during pregnancy on early childhood cognitive and visual development: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Jacqueline F Gould
    Women s and Children s Health Research Institute, Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:531-44. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint Carbohydrate intake is the main determinant of growth in infants born <33 weeks' gestation when protein intake is adequate
    Carmel T Collins
    Child Health Research Institute, Women s and Children s Hospital, North Adelaide and Flinders Medical Centre, Bedford Park, South Australia, Australia
    Nutrition 24:451-7. 2008
    ..We investigated the relative contribution of macronutrients to postnatal growth in preterm infants born <33 wk of gestation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Industry self-regulation and TV advertising of foods to Australian children
    Lisa G Smithers
    School of Population Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 50:386-92. 2014
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