Geoff Dc Ball

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Characterizing severe obesity in children and youth referred for weight management
    Hebah A Salawi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T5K0L4, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:154. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of metabolically healthy obesity in children
    Rhiannon L Prince
    Corresponding author Geoff D C Ball
    Diabetes Care 37:1462-8. 2014
  3. pmc Should I stay or should I go? Understanding families' decisions regarding initiating, continuing, and terminating health services for managing pediatric obesity: the protocol for a multi-center, qualitative study
    Geoff D C Ball
    Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:486. 2012
  4. pmc Parents as agents of change (PAC) in pediatric weight management: the protocol for the PAC randomized clinical trial
    Geoff D C Ball
    8B, Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre, 11111 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T5K0L4
    BMC Pediatr 12:114. 2012
  5. pmc Referrals for pediatric weight management: the importance of proximity
    Kathryn A Ambler
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:302. 2010

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Characterizing severe obesity in children and youth referred for weight management
    Hebah A Salawi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T5K0L4, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:154. 2014
    ..The objective of our study was to examine differences in demographic, anthropometric, cardiometabolic, and lifestyle variables in children and youth with SO versus their less overweight/obese (OW/OB) peers...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of metabolically healthy obesity in children
    Rhiannon L Prince
    Corresponding author Geoff D C Ball
    Diabetes Care 37:1462-8. 2014
    ..To determine the prevalence of metabolically healthy obesity (MHO) in children and examine the demographic, adiposity, and lifestyle predictors of MHO status...
  3. pmc Should I stay or should I go? Understanding families' decisions regarding initiating, continuing, and terminating health services for managing pediatric obesity: the protocol for a multi-center, qualitative study
    Geoff D C Ball
    Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:486. 2012
    ..This research aims to understand the interplay between individual, family, environmental, and systemic factors that influence families' decisions regarding the management of pediatric obesity...
  4. pmc Parents as agents of change (PAC) in pediatric weight management: the protocol for the PAC randomized clinical trial
    Geoff D C Ball
    8B, Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre, 11111 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T5K0L4
    BMC Pediatr 12:114. 2012
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  5. pmc Referrals for pediatric weight management: the importance of proximity
    Kathryn A Ambler
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:302. 2010
    ..Our objectives were to describe the characteristics of clients referred to a pediatric weight management centre and explore potential differences according to proximity...