Robert M Dent

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Changes in body weight and psychotropic drugs: a systematic synthesis of the literature
    Robert Dent
    Weight Management Clinic, Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e36889. 2012
  2. pmc Gene expression profiling in whole blood identifies distinct biological pathways associated with obesity
    Sujoy Ghosh
    Biomedical Biotechnology Research Institute, North Carolina Central University, Durham, USA
    BMC Med Genomics 3:56. 2010
  3. pmc The INSIG2 rs7566605 genetic variant does not play a major role in obesity in a sample of 24,722 individuals from four cohorts
    Jan Bressler
    Human Genetics Center, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:56. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of patient-centered software for a weight-management clinic
    Robert M Dent
    The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus Weight Management Clinic, Ottawa, Canada
    Obes Res 10:651-6. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Pilot evaluation of a multidisciplinary, medically supervised, nonsurgical weight loss program on the severity of low back pain in obese adults
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa Spine Unit, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1Y 4E9
    Spine J 11:197-204. 2011

Collaborators

  • Valerie Taylor
  • Eugene K Wai
  • Neil Harris
  • Simon Dagenais
  • Darren M Roffey
  • Sujoy Ghosh
  • Ruth McPherson
  • Jan Bressler
  • Holly D Dornan
  • Michael J Creech
  • Lynn C Ashdown
  • Shelby A Gorman
  • Mary Ellen Harper
  • Joan S Stuart
  • Myriam Fornage
  • Craig L Hanis
  • Eric Boerwinkle
  • Wen Hong Linda Kao
  • Cora E Lewis
  • Thomas H Mosley
  • Len A Pennacchio

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Changes in body weight and psychotropic drugs: a systematic synthesis of the literature
    Robert Dent
    Weight Management Clinic, Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e36889. 2012
    ..While there are studies and reviews comparing weight gain for psychotropics within some classes, clinicians frequently use drugs from different classes to treat psychiatric disorders...
  2. pmc Gene expression profiling in whole blood identifies distinct biological pathways associated with obesity
    Sujoy Ghosh
    Biomedical Biotechnology Research Institute, North Carolina Central University, Durham, USA
    BMC Med Genomics 3:56. 2010
    ..Obesity is reaching epidemic proportions and represents a significant risk factor for cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and cancer...
  3. pmc The INSIG2 rs7566605 genetic variant does not play a major role in obesity in a sample of 24,722 individuals from four cohorts
    Jan Bressler
    Human Genetics Center, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:56. 2009
    ..The combined study sample is comprised of 24,722 white, African-American, and Mexican-American participants...
  4. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of patient-centered software for a weight-management clinic
    Robert M Dent
    The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus Weight Management Clinic, Ottawa, Canada
    Obes Res 10:651-6. 2002
    ..To describe a weight-management clinic software system and to report on its preliminary evaluation...
  5. doi request reprint Pilot evaluation of a multidisciplinary, medically supervised, nonsurgical weight loss program on the severity of low back pain in obese adults
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa Spine Unit, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1Y 4E9
    Spine J 11:197-204. 2011
    ..Low back pain (LBP) is a prevalent and costly condition. Although its etiology is largely unknown, a link to obesity is suspected, and weight loss programs are often recommended to obese patients with LBP...