Kristi B Adamo

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of open-loop feedback on physical activity and television viewing in overweight and obese children: a randomized, controlled trial
    Gary S Goldfield
    Research Institute, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Mental Health Research, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L1
    Pediatrics 118:e157-66. 2006
  2. doi request reprint A comparison of indirect versus direct measures for assessing physical activity in the pediatric population: a systematic review
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, ON, Canada
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:2-27. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Activity Begins in Childhood (ABC) - inspiring healthy active behaviour in preschoolers: study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Kristi B Adamo
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute CHEO RI, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8 L1, Canada
    Trials 15:305. 2014
  4. pmc Excessive gestational weight gain and obesity contribute to altered expression of maternal insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3
    Zachary M Ferraro
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Int J Womens Health 5:657-65. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Parental perceptions and childhood dietary quality
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L1, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 18:978-95. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint The Maternal Obesity Management (MOM) Trial Protocol: a lifestyle intervention during pregnancy to minimize downstream obesity
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 35:87-96. 2013
  7. pmc Can we modify the intrauterine environment to halt the intergenerational cycle of obesity?
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:1263-307. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Young children and parental physical activity levels: findings from the Canadian health measures survey
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 43:168-75. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Genotype-specific weight loss treatment advice: how close are we?
    Kristi B Adamo
    Chalmers Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, and Laboratory of Genetics of Cardiac Diseases, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 32:351-66. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Child obesity and fitness levels among Kenyan and Canadian children from urban and rural environments: a KIDS-CAN Research Alliance Study
    Kristi Bree Adamo
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e225-32. 2011

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of open-loop feedback on physical activity and television viewing in overweight and obese children: a randomized, controlled trial
    Gary S Goldfield
    Research Institute, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Mental Health Research, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L1
    Pediatrics 118:e157-66. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the effects of open-loop feedback plus reinforcement versus open-loop feedback alone on physical activity, targeted sedentary behavior, body composition, and energy intake in youth...
  2. doi request reprint A comparison of indirect versus direct measures for assessing physical activity in the pediatric population: a systematic review
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, ON, Canada
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:2-27. 2009
    ..This study systematically reviews the literature to determine the extent of agreement between indirect (e.g., questionnaire) and direct (e.g., accelerometry) assessments of PA in pediatric populations (<or=19 years)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Activity Begins in Childhood (ABC) - inspiring healthy active behaviour in preschoolers: study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Kristi B Adamo
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute CHEO RI, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8 L1, Canada
    Trials 15:305. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc Excessive gestational weight gain and obesity contribute to altered expression of maternal insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3
    Zachary M Ferraro
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Int J Womens Health 5:657-65. 2013
    ..Our purpose was to characterize the IGF axis protein expression patterns in mother-infant dyads in respect of excessive GWG...
  5. ncbi request reprint Parental perceptions and childhood dietary quality
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L1, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 18:978-95. 2014
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The Maternal Obesity Management (MOM) Trial Protocol: a lifestyle intervention during pregnancy to minimize downstream obesity
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 35:87-96. 2013
    ..Maternal obesity and/or high gestational weight gain (GWG) are associated with downstream child obesity. Pregnancy represents a critical period for prevention as women are highly motivated and more receptive to behavior change...
  7. pmc Can we modify the intrauterine environment to halt the intergenerational cycle of obesity?
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:1263-307. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Young children and parental physical activity levels: findings from the Canadian health measures survey
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 43:168-75. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Genotype-specific weight loss treatment advice: how close are we?
    Kristi B Adamo
    Chalmers Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, and Laboratory of Genetics of Cardiac Diseases, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 32:351-66. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Child obesity and fitness levels among Kenyan and Canadian children from urban and rural environments: a KIDS-CAN Research Alliance Study
    Kristi Bree Adamo
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e225-32. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of modifying physical activity and sedentary behavior on psychosocial adjustment in overweight/obese children
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON Canada K1H 8L1
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:783-93. 2007
    ..To evaluate the relationship between changes in physical activity (PA), sedentary behavior, and physical self-perceptions and global self-worth in 30, 8-12 years old, overweight/obese children (13 boys, 17 girls)...
  12. doi request reprint The effects of aerobic exercise on psychosocial functioning of adolescents who are overweight or obese
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:1136-47. 2012
    ..To evaluate effects of stationary cycling to music versus interactive video game cycling on psychosocial functioning in obese adolescents...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in response to a physical activity intervention in overweight and obese children
    Gary S Goldfield
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Phys Act Health 5:592-606. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the effects of gender on response to a behavioral intervention that rewarded increases in physical activity (PA) with increases in access to TV viewing...
  14. doi request reprint The potential impact of physical activity during pregnancy on maternal and neonatal outcomes
    Zachary M Ferraro
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Human Kinetics, Ontario, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 67:99-110. 2012
    ..Regular participation in physical activity may improve risk profiles in pregnant women...
  15. doi request reprint The HALO submaximal treadmill protocol to measure cardiorespiratory fitness in obese children and youth: a proof of principle study
    Peter Breithaupt
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:308-14. 2012
    ..Given the proof of principle goal of this study, future research in the obese, pediatric population is encouraged to confirm the generalizability of the protocol...
  16. ncbi request reprint Gene-environment interaction and the metabolic syndrome
    Kristi B Adamo
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Novartis Found Symp 293:103-19; discussion 119-27. 2008
    ..The identification of the genetic component of these risk factors is a major challenge, and it is hoped that this would help unravel mechanistic pathways that can ultimately serve as new targets for therapeutic intervention...
  17. pmc Physical activity promotion in the preschool years: a critical period to intervene
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:1326-42. 2012
    ..Lastly, we make conclusions based on the literature and highlight issues and directions that need to be addressed in future research in order to maximize health promotion and chronic disease prevention in the pediatric population...
  18. ncbi request reprint Stress and the relative reinforcing value of food in female binge eaters
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Canada
    Physiol Behav 93:579-87. 2008
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Effects of interactive video game cycling on overweight and obese adolescent health
    Kristi B Adamo
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON K1H 8 L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 35:805-15. 2010
    ..Therefore, our data support the superiority of cycling to music and indicate investing in the more expensive GameBike may not be worth the cost...
  20. pmc Physical activity and sedentary behavior during the early years in Canada: a cross-sectional study
    Rachel C Colley
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:54. 2013
    ..This study presents data on the physical activity and sedentary behaviors of Canadian children aged 3-5 years...
  21. ncbi request reprint Using the oxygen uptake efficiency slope as an indicator of cardiorespiratory fitness in the obese pediatric population
    Peter G Breithaupt
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 24:357-68. 2012
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Impact of accelerometer epoch length on physical activity and sedentary behaviour outcomes for preschool-aged children
    Rachel C Colley
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, and Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Health Rep 25:3-9. 2014
    ..Between cycles 2 and 3, a transition was made from 60-second to 15-second epochs in accelerometry data for children aged 3 to 5. This study examines the impact of epoch length on physical activity and sedentary behaviour outcomes...
  23. pmc Are dopamine-related genotypes risk factors for excessive gestational weight gain?
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada Department of Paediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada School of Human Kinetics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada Department of Psychology, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Int J Womens Health 5:253-9. 2013
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Top 10 practical lessons learned from physical activity interventions in overweight and obese children and adolescents
    Angela S Alberga
    a School of Human Kinetics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, 125 University Private, Montpetit Hall, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 38:249-58. 2013
    ....
  25. pmc Knowledge translation to fitness trainers: a systematic review
    Dawn Stacey
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Implement Sci 5:28. 2010
    ..What types of interventions are effective for translating evidence-based knowledge for use by fitness trainers? What are the barriers and facilitators to the use of evidence-based information by fitness trainers in their practice?..
  26. pmc A comparison of direct versus self-report measures for assessing physical activity in adults: a systematic review
    Stephanie A Prince
    Department of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:56. 2008
    ..g. questionnaire, diary) and objectively (directly measured; e.g. accelerometry, doubly labeled water) assessed physical activity in adults...
  27. ncbi request reprint Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma 2 and acyl-CoA synthetase 5 polymorphisms influence diet response
    Kristi B Adamo
    Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1068-75. 2007
    ..Skeletal muscle ACSL5 mRNA expression was significantly lower in carriers of the wildtype compared with the variant rs2419621 allele (p = 0.03). Our results suggest a link between PPARgamma2 and ACSL5 genotype and diet responsiveness...