D C Lau

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc The Alberta moving beyond breast cancer (AMBER) cohort study: a prospective study of physical activity and health-related fitness in breast cancer survivors
    Kerry S Courneya
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Cancer 12:525. 2012
  2. pmc Alberta Diabetes and Physical Activity Trial (ADAPT): a randomized theory-based efficacy trial for adults with type 2 diabetes--rationale, design, recruitment, evaluation, and dissemination
    Ronald C Plotnikoff
    School of Education, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW Australia
    Trials 11:4. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Diabetes and weight management
    David C W Lau
    Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Prim Care Diabetes 4:S24-30. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome: perception or reality?
    David C W Lau
    Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 11:264-71. 2009
  5. pmc Synopsis of the 2006 Canadian clinical practice guidelines on the management and prevention of obesity in adults and children
    David C W Lau
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, Diabetes and Endocrine Research Group, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 176:1103-6. 2007
  6. pmc 2006 Canadian clinical practice guidelines on the management and prevention of obesity in adults and children [summary]
    David C W Lau
    Department of Medicine, Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, Diabetes and Endocrine Research Group, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 176:S1-13. 2007
  7. pmc Screening for diabetes in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    David C W Lau
    Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 176:951-2. 2007
  8. pmc Metabolic syndrome: a marker of patients at high cardiovascular risk
    David C W Lau
    Department of Medicine, Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 22:85B-90B. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of acarbose on insulin sensitivity in elderly patients with diabetes
    G S Meneilly
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Diabetes Care 23:1162-7. 2000
  10. doi request reprint Long-term dietary restriction influences plasma ghrelin and GOAT mRNA level in rats
    Raylene A Reimer
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Physiol Behav 99:605-10. 2010

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Publications13

  1. pmc The Alberta moving beyond breast cancer (AMBER) cohort study: a prospective study of physical activity and health-related fitness in breast cancer survivors
    Kerry S Courneya
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Cancer 12:525. 2012
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  2. pmc Alberta Diabetes and Physical Activity Trial (ADAPT): a randomized theory-based efficacy trial for adults with type 2 diabetes--rationale, design, recruitment, evaluation, and dissemination
    Ronald C Plotnikoff
    School of Education, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW Australia
    Trials 11:4. 2010
    ..The primary aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of three physical activity (PA) behavioural intervention strategies in a sample of adults with type 2 diabetes...
  3. doi request reprint Diabetes and weight management
    David C W Lau
    Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Prim Care Diabetes 4:S24-30. 2010
    ..Once-daily insulin detemir could be considered an effective therapy for people with type 2 diabetes on lifestyle interventions and oral anti-diabetic agent therapy who require insulin...
  4. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome: perception or reality?
    David C W Lau
    Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 11:264-71. 2009
    ..Individuals with abdominal obesity should be further assessed for associated cardiometabolic risks. Global cardiovascular disease risk should take into consideration not only short-term but also lifetime risks...
  5. pmc Synopsis of the 2006 Canadian clinical practice guidelines on the management and prevention of obesity in adults and children
    David C W Lau
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, Diabetes and Endocrine Research Group, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 176:1103-6. 2007
  6. pmc 2006 Canadian clinical practice guidelines on the management and prevention of obesity in adults and children [summary]
    David C W Lau
    Department of Medicine, Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, Diabetes and Endocrine Research Group, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 176:S1-13. 2007
  7. pmc Screening for diabetes in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    David C W Lau
    Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 176:951-2. 2007
  8. pmc Metabolic syndrome: a marker of patients at high cardiovascular risk
    David C W Lau
    Department of Medicine, Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 22:85B-90B. 2006
    ..Given the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and the exaggerated CVD risks, innovative therapeutic approaches continue to evolve...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of acarbose on insulin sensitivity in elderly patients with diabetes
    G S Meneilly
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Diabetes Care 23:1162-7. 2000
    ..To study the effect of acarbose, an alpha-glucosidase inhibitor, on insulin release and insulin sensitivity in elderly patients with type 2 diabetes...
  10. doi request reprint Long-term dietary restriction influences plasma ghrelin and GOAT mRNA level in rats
    Raylene A Reimer
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Physiol Behav 99:605-10. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that long-term energy deficits continue to drive up ghrelin levels which may have profound implications for practical implementation of DR as an anti-aging or anti-obesity strategy in humans...
  11. pmc Long term pharmacotherapy for obesity and overweight: updated meta-analysis
    Diana Rucker
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMJ 335:1194-9. 2007
    ..To summarise the long term efficacy of anti-obesity drugs in reducing weight and improving health status...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adipokines: molecular links between obesity and atheroslcerosis
    David C W Lau
    Department of Medicine, Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Center, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 288:H2031-41. 2005
    ..Finally, we will discuss how these new insights may provide us with innovative therapeutic strategies to improve cardiovascular health...
  13. ncbi request reprint Statin therapy and the management of acute coronary syndromes
    Anatoly Langer
    Canadian Heart Research Centre and St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 19:921-7. 2003
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