G S Goldfield

Summary

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

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi request reprint Screen viewing and diabetes risk factors in overweight and obese adolescents
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 44:S364-70. 2013
  3. pmc The relation between weight-based teasing and psychological adjustment in adolescents
    Gary Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario
    Paediatr Child Health 15:283-8. 2010
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. pmc Video game playing is independently associated with blood pressure and lipids in overweight and obese adolescents
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e26643. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Gender differences in the effects of methylphenidate on energy intake in young adults: a preliminary study
    Gary S Goldfield
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:1009-13. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Making access to TV contingent on physical activity: effects on liking and relative reinforcing value of TV and physical activity in overweight and obese children
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity HALO Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Behav Med 35:1-7. 2012
  9. pmc Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in school-aged children and youth
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L1, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:98. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary restraint, anxiety, and the relative reinforcing value of snack food in non-obese women
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Eat Behav 7:323-32. 2006

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  1. 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
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  2. doi request reprint Screen viewing and diabetes risk factors in overweight and obese adolescents
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 44:S364-70. 2013
    ..Sedentary behavior has been associated with deleterious cardiometabolic health indicators in adults, but very little research has examined this relationship in youth...
  3. pmc The relation between weight-based teasing and psychological adjustment in adolescents
    Gary Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario
    Paediatr Child Health 15:283-8. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of weight-based teasing, and evaluate its association with depression, anxiety and unhealthy eating behaviour in a large sample of adolescents in the Ottawa (Ontario) area...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. pmc Video game playing is independently associated with blood pressure and lipids in overweight and obese adolescents
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e26643. 2011
    ..To examine the association between duration and type of screen time (TV, video games, computer time) and blood pressure (BP) and lipids in overweight and obese adolescents...
  7. doi request reprint Gender differences in the effects of methylphenidate on energy intake in young adults: a preliminary study
    Gary S Goldfield
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:1009-13. 2011
    ..Relative to placebo, men exhibited a significantly greater reduction in energy intake, fat intake, and carbohydrate intake after MPH administration compared with women. Future research is needed to verify these initial findings...
  8. doi request reprint Making access to TV contingent on physical activity: effects on liking and relative reinforcing value of TV and physical activity in overweight and obese children
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity HALO Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Behav Med 35:1-7. 2012
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  9. pmc Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in school-aged children and youth
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L1, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:98. 2011
    ..In particular, the evidence suggests that daily TV viewing in excess of 2 hours is associated with reduced physical and psychosocial health, and that lowering sedentary time leads to reductions in BMI...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary restraint, anxiety, and the relative reinforcing value of snack food in non-obese women
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Eat Behav 7:323-32. 2006
    ..Clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
  11. doi request reprint Family meals and body mass index among adolescents: effects of gender
    Gary S Goldfield
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:539-46. 2011
    ..Findings from this study have important implications for parents and health care practitioners advocating for more frequent family meals as part of a comprehensive obesity prevention and treatment program for female adolescents...
  12. ncbi request reprint Delivery of family therapy in the treatment of anorexia nervosa using telehealth
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Telemed J E Health 9:111-4. 2003
    ..The advantages of telehealth are discussed in the context of legal and ethical issues relating to the use of this technology to deliver psychiatric care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Validation of a questionnaire measure of the relative reinforcing value of food
    Gary S Goldfield
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Mental Health Research, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8L1
    Eat Behav 6:283-92. 2005
    ..Results from both studies suggest that the questionnaire has good validity, and may represent an efficient and reliable method of assessing the relative reinforcing value of food...
  14. doi request reprint Body dissatisfaction, dietary restraint, depression, and weight status in adolescents
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity HALO Laboratory, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Sch Health 80:186-92. 2010
    ..Adolescence may be a crucial period for developing obesity and associated mental health problems. This study examined the relationship of weight status on body image, eating behavior, and depressive symptoms in youth...
  15. doi request reprint Body image, disordered eating, and anabolic steroids in male bodybuilders: current versus former users
    Gary S Goldfield
    CHEO Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Sportsmed 37:111-4. 2009
    ..To examine body image, disordered eating, and psychological characteristics typically observed in people with eating disorders in current, former, and nonsteroid-using male bodybuilders...
  16. ncbi request reprint Body image, binge eating, and bulimia nervosa in male bodybuilders
    Gary S Goldfield
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Mental Health Research, Ottawa
    Can J Psychiatry 51:160-8. 2006
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  17. doi request reprint Body image, disordered eating and anabolic steroid use in female bodybuilders
    Gary S Goldfield
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Eat Disord 17:200-10. 2009
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  18. doi request reprint Effects of dietary restraint and body mass index on the relative reinforcing value of snack food
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Eat Disord 17:46-62. 2009
    ..Theoretical and clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of breastfeeding on weight changes in family-based pediatric obesity treatment
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 27:93-7. 2006
    ..Potential mechanisms relating breastfeeding, obesity prevention, and enhanced outcome in pediatric obesity treatment are discussed...
  20. 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...
  21. 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
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  22. ncbi request reprint Validity of foot-to-foot bioelectrical impedance analysis in overweight and obese children and parents
    G S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 46:447-53. 2006
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  23. ncbi request reprint Methylphenidate reduces energy intake and dietary fat intake in adults: a mechanism of reduced reinforcing value of food?
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:308-15. 2007
    ..Dopamine mediates the reinforcing value of food, and low concentrations of dopamine are related to increased feeding. Thus, administering a drug that increases dopamine may reduce energy intake, possibly by reducing food reinforcement...
  24. 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)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Smoking, dietary restraint, gender, and the relative reinforcing value of snack food in a large university sample
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1H 8L1
    Appetite 50:278-89. 2008
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  26. doi request reprint Healthy Eating, Aerobic and Resistance Training in Youth (HEARTY): study rationale, design and methods
    A S Alberga
    School of Human Kinetics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1N 6N5
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:839-47. 2012
    ..This paper describes the HEARTY study rationale, design and methods...
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of group and mixed family-based treatment for childhood obesity
    G S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1843-9. 2001
    ..DISCUSSION: These findings suggest that a family-based, behavioral intervention employing group treatment alone is a more cost-effective approach to treating pediatric obesity than a mixed group plus individual format...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictors of response to an intervention modifying physical activity and sedentary behavior in overweight/obese children: attitudes vs. behavior
    Gary S Goldfield
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Phys Act Health 6:463-6. 2009
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  30. ncbi request reprint Can fruits and vegetables and activities substitute for snack foods?
    Gary S Goldfield
    Mental Health Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Health Psychol 21:299-303. 2002
    ..The switch point for both alternatives was equal. Results suggest that fruits and vegetables and sedentary activities can substitute for snack foods when the behavioral cost for snack foods is increased...
  31. doi request reprint The effects of prolonged caloric restriction leading to weight-loss on food hedonics and reinforcement
    Jameason D Cameron
    Behavioural and Metabolic Research Unit, School of Human Kinetics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario K1N6N5, Canada
    Physiol Behav 94:474-80. 2008
    ..In conclusion, after 8 weeks of caloric deprivation there was no change in the reinforcing value of palatable snack foods, but the rating of food "liking" increased ~10%, and this increase was independent of weight-loss...
  32. doi request reprint Methylphenidate hydrochloride increases energy expenditure in healthy adults
    Claudio Lorello
    School of Human Kinetics, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:470-2. 2008
    ..To examine the effects of methylphenidate hydrochloride (MPH) on resting energy expenditure (REE) and postprandial energy expenditure (PEE) and substrate partitioning...
  33. ncbi request reprint Olanzapine use as an adjunctive treatment for hospitalized children with anorexia nervosa: case reports
    Ahmed Boachie
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Eat Disord 33:98-103. 2003
    ..The aim of this case report was to clinically examine the therapeutic benefit and tolerability of olanzapine as an adjunctive treatment for four children with AN in a pediatric inpatient setting...
  34. ncbi request reprint Influence of methylphenidate on eating in obese men
    John J Leddy
    Department of Orthopedics, Sports Medicine Institute, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, New York 14214, USA
    Obes Res 12:224-32. 2004
    ..We investigated the effects of two doses of short-acting methylphenidate on energy intake over one meal in obese adult males...