Helen Truby

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Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Development of the Children's Body Image Scale
    Helen Truby
    School of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 41:185-203. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The Children's Body Image Scale: reliability and use with international standards for body mass index
    Helen Truby
    University of Queensland, Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Queensland, Australia
    Br J Clin Psychol 47:119-24. 2008
  3. pmc Commercial weight loss diets meet nutrient requirements in free living adults over 8 weeks: a randomised controlled weight loss trial
    Helen Truby
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia 4029
    Nutr J 7:25. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Utility of the waist-to-height ratio as an instrument to measure parental perception of body weight in children and its use in a population-based survey of children
    Smita Nambiar
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 16:274-80. 2013
  5. pmc Associations of body mass index and waist circumference with: energy intake and percentage energy from macronutrients, in a cohort of Australian children
    Sarah A Elliott
    The University of Queensland, Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Nutr J 10:58. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Predicting resting energy expenditure in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Sarah A Elliott
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, The University of Queensland, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 16:631-5. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Use of the waist-height ratio to predict metabolic syndrome in obese children and adolescents
    Smita Nambiar
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:E281-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Validating the waist-height ratio and developing centiles for use amongst children and adolescents
    Smita Nambiar
    The University of Queensland, Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Acta Paediatr 98:148-52. 2009

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Development of the Children's Body Image Scale
    Helen Truby
    School of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 41:185-203. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a gender-appropriate pictorial scale to measure body image in young children based on a measurable index of adiposity...
  2. ncbi request reprint The Children's Body Image Scale: reliability and use with international standards for body mass index
    Helen Truby
    University of Queensland, Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Queensland, Australia
    Br J Clin Psychol 47:119-24. 2008
    ..To test the reliability of the Children's Body Image Scale (CBIS) and assess its usefulness in the context of new body size charts for children...
  3. pmc Commercial weight loss diets meet nutrient requirements in free living adults over 8 weeks: a randomised controlled weight loss trial
    Helen Truby
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia 4029
    Nutr J 7:25. 2008
    ..To investigate the effect of commercial weight loss programmes on macronutrient composition and micronutrient adequacy over a 2 month period...
  4. doi request reprint Utility of the waist-to-height ratio as an instrument to measure parental perception of body weight in children and its use in a population-based survey of children
    Smita Nambiar
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 16:274-80. 2013
    ..To investigate which anthropometric measure of overweight status, BMI or waist-to-height ratio (WHtR), is most closely associated with parents' perception of their child's overweight status...
  5. pmc Associations of body mass index and waist circumference with: energy intake and percentage energy from macronutrients, in a cohort of Australian children
    Sarah A Elliott
    The University of Queensland, Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Nutr J 10:58. 2011
    ..This study investigated the possible relationship between BMI and WC with energy intake and percentage energy intake from macronutrients in Australian children and adolescents...
  6. doi request reprint Predicting resting energy expenditure in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Sarah A Elliott
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, The University of Queensland, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 16:631-5. 2012
    ..We aimed to ascertain the most valid predictive equation that can be used to predict REE in steroid treated ambulatory boys with DMD...
  7. doi request reprint Use of the waist-height ratio to predict metabolic syndrome in obese children and adolescents
    Smita Nambiar
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:E281-7. 2013
    ..To demonstrate that the waist-height ratio (WHtR) is a simple and effective screening tool that could be used to identify obese children with the metabolic syndrome...
  8. doi request reprint Validating the waist-height ratio and developing centiles for use amongst children and adolescents
    Smita Nambiar
    The University of Queensland, Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Acta Paediatr 98:148-52. 2009
    ..To assess the statistical validity of the waist-height ratio (WHtR) as an appropriate method of adjusting waist circumference (WC) for height in children and adolescents...