Jonathan M McGavock

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of lifestyle intervention on dietary intake, physical activity level, and gestational weight gain in pregnant women with different pre-pregnancy Body Mass Index in a randomized control trial
    Amy Leung Hui
    Departments of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Room 801D, 715 McDermot Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P4, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:331. 2014
  2. pmc Lifestyle therapy for the treatment of youth with type 2 diabetes
    Jonathan McGavock
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba, 511 JBRC 715 McDermot ave, Winnipeg, MB, R3E 3P4, Canada
    Curr Diab Rep 15:568. 2015
  3. pmc The importance of parental beliefs and support for pedometer-measured physical activity on school days and weekend days among Canadian children
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:1132. 2013
  4. pmc Overweight, physical activity and high blood pressure in children: a review of the literature
    Brian Torrance
    Division of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Canada
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:139-49. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and the risk of overweight in youth: the Healthy Hearts Longitudinal Study of Cardiometabolic Health
    Jonathan M McGavock
    Department of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1802-7. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity for the prevention and management of youth-onset type 2 diabetes mellitus: focus on cardiovascular complications
    Jonathan McGavock
    The Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba, Canada
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 4:305-10. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Hepatic steatosis and low cardiorespiratory fitness in youth with type 2 diabetes
    Kristy D M Wittmeier
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1034-40. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Dietary determinants of hepatic steatosis and visceral adiposity in overweight and obese youth at risk of type 2 diabetes
    Rebecca C Mollard
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Canada RCM, MS, ACM, JH, BAW, KDMW, EACS, HJD, and JMM the Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada RCM, MS, ACM, JH, BAW, KDMW, EACS, HJD, and JMM the Department of Physiotherapy, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Canada KDMW CancerCare Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada LR and the Diabetes Research Group Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Canada LB
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:804-12. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and adiposity in metabolically healthy overweight and obese youth
    Martin Senechal
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Pediatrics 132:e85-92. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint The relationship between weight gain and blood pressure in children and adolescents
    Jonathan M McGavock
    Division of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 20:1038-44. 2007

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Publications27

  1. pmc Effects of lifestyle intervention on dietary intake, physical activity level, and gestational weight gain in pregnant women with different pre-pregnancy Body Mass Index in a randomized control trial
    Amy Leung Hui
    Departments of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Room 801D, 715 McDermot Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P4, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:331. 2014
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess the efficacy of lifestyle intervention on gestational weight gain in pregnant women with normal and above normal body mass index (BMI) in a randomized controlled trial...
  2. pmc Lifestyle therapy for the treatment of youth with type 2 diabetes
    Jonathan McGavock
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba, 511 JBRC 715 McDermot ave, Winnipeg, MB, R3E 3P4, Canada
    Curr Diab Rep 15:568. 2015
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  3. pmc The importance of parental beliefs and support for pedometer-measured physical activity on school days and weekend days among Canadian children
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:1132. 2013
    ..Our study aimed to determine if parental beliefs and support are associated with children's pedometer measured physical activity levels on school days and weekend days...
  4. pmc Overweight, physical activity and high blood pressure in children: a review of the literature
    Brian Torrance
    Division of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Canada
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:139-49. 2007
    ..Future studies should focus on describing the influence of physical activity on blood pressure control in overweight children...
  5. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and the risk of overweight in youth: the Healthy Hearts Longitudinal Study of Cardiometabolic Health
    Jonathan M McGavock
    Department of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1802-7. 2009
    ..An assessment of cardiorespiratory fitness using a common field test may prove useful for the identification of youth at risk of overweight and serve as a potential target for obesity prevention...
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity for the prevention and management of youth-onset type 2 diabetes mellitus: focus on cardiovascular complications
    Jonathan McGavock
    The Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba, Canada
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 4:305-10. 2007
    ..Large-scale intervention studies are needed to determine the most effective physical activity strategies for the prevention and management of T2DM in youth...
  7. doi request reprint Hepatic steatosis and low cardiorespiratory fitness in youth with type 2 diabetes
    Kristy D M Wittmeier
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1034-40. 2012
    ..Taken together, these data suggest that cardiorespiratory fitness and hepatic steatosis are potential clinical biomarkers for type 2 diabetes among youth...
  8. doi request reprint Dietary determinants of hepatic steatosis and visceral adiposity in overweight and obese youth at risk of type 2 diabetes
    Rebecca C Mollard
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Canada RCM, MS, ACM, JH, BAW, KDMW, EACS, HJD, and JMM the Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada RCM, MS, ACM, JH, BAW, KDMW, EACS, HJD, and JMM the Department of Physiotherapy, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Canada KDMW CancerCare Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada LR and the Diabetes Research Group Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Canada LB
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:804-12. 2014
    ..Dietary determinants of hepatic steatosis, an important precursor for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, are undefined...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and adiposity in metabolically healthy overweight and obese youth
    Martin Senechal
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Pediatrics 132:e85-92. 2013
    ..This study investigated the independent contribution of cardiorespiratory fitness and adiposity to the MHO phenotype among overweight and obese youth...
  10. ncbi request reprint The relationship between weight gain and blood pressure in children and adolescents
    Jonathan M McGavock
    Division of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 20:1038-44. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between the trajectories of weight gain and systolic blood pressure (SBP) in youth...
  11. ncbi request reprint Low cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with elevated C-reactive protein levels in women with type 2 diabetes
    Jonathan M McGavock
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Diabetes Care 27:320-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine differences in novel markers of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in women with type 2 diabetes stratified according to cardiorespiratory fitness...
  12. doi request reprint Fitness is a determinant of the metabolic response to endurance training in adolescents at risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Martin Senechal
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 23:823-32. 2015
    ..The purpose of this prospective cohort study was to determine whether changes in cardiorespiratory fitness are associated with the metabolic response to endurance training in adolescents at risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  13. doi request reprint High screen time is associated with asthma in overweight Manitoba youth
    Jennifer Protudjer
    Department of Applied Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    J Asthma 49:935-41. 2012
    ..The purposes were to (1) determine if low physical activity and/or high screen time increase the risk of asthma and airway hyperresponsiveness (AHR) in youth and (2) determine if weight status modifies these associations...
  14. doi request reprint Peer mentoring for type 2 diabetes prevention in first nations children
    Pinar Eskicioglu
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management
    Pediatrics 133:e1624-31. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to assess the efficacy of an after-school, peer-led, healthy living program on adiposity, self-efficacy, and knowledge of healthy living behaviors in children living in a remote isolated First Nation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sedentary lifestyle and antecedents of cardiovascular disease in young adults
    Jonathan M McGavock
    Division of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 19:701-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether sedentary young individuals are characterized by reductions in determinants of vascular health and insulin sensitivity relative to their physically active, age-matched peers...
  16. pmc Metabolic consequences of hepatic steatosis in overweight and obese adolescents
    Brandy A Wicklow
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Diabetes Care 35:905-10. 2012
    ..To test the hypothesis that hepatic steatosis is associated with risk factors for type 2 diabetes in overweight and obese youth, mediated by cardiorespiratory fitness...
  17. ncbi request reprint The role of exercise in the treatment of cardiovascular disease associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Jonathan M McGavock
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Sports Med 34:27-48. 2004
    ..For this reason, we contend that exercise training may be an excellent therapeutic adjunct in the treatment of diabetic cardiovascular disease...
  18. doi request reprint The Improving Renal Complications in Adolescents With Type 2 Diabetes Through the REsearch (iCARE) Cohort Study: rationale and Protocol
    Allison B Dart
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Section of Nephrology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Diabetes 38:349-55. 2014
    ..In response to the important gaps in knowledge, we created a prospective cohort study of youth with type 2 diabetes titled the Improving Renal Complications in Adolescents with Type 2 Diabetes through the REsearch (iCARE) Study...
  19. doi request reprint Effectiveness of peer-based healthy living lesson plans on anthropometric measures and physical activity in elementary school students: a cluster randomized trial
    Robert G Santos
    Healthy Child Manitoba Office, Government of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada2Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    JAMA Pediatr 168:330-7. 2014
    ..Novel school-based approaches are needed to modify healthy living behaviors and attenuate weight gain in children...
  20. pmc Success with lifestyle monotherapy in youth with new-onset type 2 diabetes
    Kristy Dm Wittmeier
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, John Buhler Research Centre Department of Physiology, University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Paediatr Child Health 17:129-32. 2012
    ..Evidence is lacking to support the efficacy of lifestyle modification as first-line therapy in the clinical management of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in adolescents...
  21. doi request reprint "Asthma isn't an excuse, it's just a condition": youths' perceptions of physical activity and screen time
    Jennifer L P Protudjer
    Department of Applied Health Sciences, Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, MB, Canada jprotudjer mich ca
    J Asthma 49:496-501. 2012
    ..These changes may be confounded by asthma. The purpose of this study was to gain insight into youths' perceptions of screen time and physical activity by asthma status...
  22. doi request reprint Anthropometric and dietary predictors of insulin sensitivity in 10- to 14-year-old boys and girls
    Laura E Forbes
    a Department of Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science, University of Alberta, 4 126 Li Ka Shing Building, Edmonton, AB T6G 1K8, Canada Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 38:320-5. 2013
    ..In addition to BMI z score, a low GI diet predicted (13)CISS in boys but not in girls. This finding suggests that interventions that reduce BMI (in both sexes) and include a low GI diet among boys may improve IS...
  23. ncbi request reprint The effects of prolonged strenuous exercise on left ventricular function: a brief review
    Jonathan M McGavock
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Heart Lung 31:279-92; quiz 293-4. 2002
  24. doi request reprint Is cardiorespiratory fitness a determinant of cardiomyopathy in the setting of type 2 diabetes?
    Martin Senechal
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, MB, Canada Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 11:343-51. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether high fitness attenuates the defects in left ventricular (LV) structure, function and triglyceride (TG) content in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  25. pmc Cut points of muscle strength associated with metabolic syndrome in men
    Martin Senechal
    1Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA 2Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA 3Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA 4Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 5Department of Health, University of Bath, Bath, UNITED KINGDOM 6Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC and 7Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1475-81. 2014
    ..The loss of muscle strength with age increases the likelihood of chronic conditions, including metabolic syndrome (MetS). However, the minimal threshold of muscle strength at which the risk for MetS increases has never been established...
  26. doi request reprint My voice: a grounded theory analysis of the lived experience of type 2 diabetes in adolescence
    Jennifer L P Protudjer
    Manitoba Institute of Child Health, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Diabetes 38:229-36. 2014
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  27. ncbi request reprint Effect of exercise training on peak aerobic power, left ventricular morphology, and muscle strength in healthy older women
    Mark Haykowsky
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, 2 50 Corbett Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 2G4
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:307-11. 2005
    ..Twelve weeks of ST or COMT are as effective as 12 weeks of AT for increasing relative VO2peak, however, ST and COMT are more effective than AT for improving overall muscle strength...