D C Lau

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Do sugar-sweetened beverages cause adverse health outcomes in adults? A systematic review protocol
    Candyce Hamel
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Centre for Practice Changing Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, Box 201B, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L6, Canada
    Syst Rev 3:108. 2014
  2. ncbi Benefits of modest weight loss on the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    David C W Lau
    Departments of Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Diabetes 37:128-34. 2013
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. ncbi 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
  9. ncbi 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
  10. 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

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Publications15

  1. ncbi Do sugar-sweetened beverages cause adverse health outcomes in adults? A systematic review protocol
    Candyce Hamel
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Centre for Practice Changing Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, Box 201B, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L6, Canada
    Syst Rev 3:108. 2014
    ..We will assess whether the consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages in adults is associated with adverse health outcomes and what the potential moderating factors are...
  2. ncbi Benefits of modest weight loss on the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    David C W Lau
    Departments of Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Julia McFarlane Diabetes Research Centre, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Diabetes 37:128-34. 2013
    ..Every pound of body fat loss matters and every kilogram counts in the management of type 2 diabetes...
  3. 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
    ....
  4. 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...
  5. 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
  6. 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...
  7. 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
  8. ncbi 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...
  9. ncbi 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...
  10. 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
  11. ncbi 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...
  12. pmc 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...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi 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...
  15. ncbi 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
    ....