Mahshid Dehghan-Kooshkghazi

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Childhood obesity, prevalence and prevention
    Mahshid Dehghan
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Nutr J 4:24. 2005
  2. pmc Food composition database development for between country comparisons
    Anwar T Merchant
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada
    Nutr J 5:2. 2006
  3. pmc Nutrient estimation from an FFQ developed for a Black Zimbabwean population
    Anwar T Merchant
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada
    Nutr J 4:37. 2005
  4. pmc Diet, physical activity, and adiposity in children in poor and rich neighbourhoods: a cross-sectional comparison
    Anwar T Merchant
    Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton ON, Canada
    Nutr J 6:1. 2007
  5. pmc How does correlation structure differ between real and fabricated data-sets?
    Noori Akhtar-Danesh
    School of Nursing and Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:18. 2003
  6. pmc Development of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire for use in United Arab Emirates and Kuwait based on local foods
    Mahshid Dehghan
    Hamilton General Hospital, Population Health Research Institute, 237 Barton, Street East, Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2, Canada
    Nutr J 4:18. 2005
  7. pmc Is plasma vitamin C an appropriate biomarker of vitamin C intake? A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mahshid Dehghan
    Population Health Research Institute, School of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Nutr J 6:41. 2007
  8. pmc Is bioelectrical impedance accurate for use in large epidemiological studies?
    Mahshid Dehghan
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Nutr J 7:26. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in leisure-time physical activity among Canadians
    Anwar T Merchant
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
    Can J Public Health 98:203-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Parents' perceptions and attitudes on childhood obesity: a Q-methodology study
    Noori Akhtar-Danesh
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 23:67-75. 2011

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Publications10

  1. pmc Childhood obesity, prevalence and prevention
    Mahshid Dehghan
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Nutr J 4:24. 2005
    ..All in all, there is an urgent need to initiate prevention and treatment of obesity in children...
  2. pmc Food composition database development for between country comparisons
    Anwar T Merchant
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada
    Nutr J 5:2. 2006
    ..Using this common metric for nutrient assessment will reduce differential errors in nutrient estimation and improve the validity of between-country comparisons...
  3. pmc Nutrient estimation from an FFQ developed for a Black Zimbabwean population
    Anwar T Merchant
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada
    Nutr J 4:37. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to describe the development of an FFQ and a food composition table to calculate nutrient intake in a Black Zimbabwean population...
  4. pmc Diet, physical activity, and adiposity in children in poor and rich neighbourhoods: a cross-sectional comparison
    Anwar T Merchant
    Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton ON, Canada
    Nutr J 6:1. 2007
    ..The objective of this pilot study was to compare diet, physical activity, and the built environment in two Hamilton area elementary schools serving socio-economically different communities...
  5. pmc How does correlation structure differ between real and fabricated data-sets?
    Noori Akhtar-Danesh
    School of Nursing and Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:18. 2003
    ..We aim to study the differences between real and fabricated data-sets in term of the association between two variables...
  6. pmc Development of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire for use in United Arab Emirates and Kuwait based on local foods
    Mahshid Dehghan
    Hamilton General Hospital, Population Health Research Institute, 237 Barton, Street East, Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2, Canada
    Nutr J 4:18. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe the development of a culture specific FFQ for Arab populations in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Kuwait...
  7. pmc Is plasma vitamin C an appropriate biomarker of vitamin C intake? A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mahshid Dehghan
    Population Health Research Institute, School of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Nutr J 6:41. 2007
    ..The purpose of this systematic review was to investigate the relationship between dietary vitamin C intakes measured by different dietary methods and plasma levels of vitamin C...
  8. pmc Is bioelectrical impedance accurate for use in large epidemiological studies?
    Mahshid Dehghan
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Nutr J 7:26. 2008
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  9. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in leisure-time physical activity among Canadians
    Anwar T Merchant
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
    Can J Public Health 98:203-8. 2007
    ..Canada has substantial climatic variation but its relation with physical activity is understudied. In this investigation, we evaluated the relation between seasonality and physical activity among Canadians...
  10. doi request reprint Parents' perceptions and attitudes on childhood obesity: a Q-methodology study
    Noori Akhtar-Danesh
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 23:67-75. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate parents of young children for their perceptions on the causes of obesity, the impact of childhood obesity on health, and the barriers to successful prevention of childhood obesity...