Jonathan M McGavock

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications12

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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
  10. 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...
  11. 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
    ..Conclusions. High screen time increases the risk of asthma, particularly among overweight youth. Screen time, in addition to physical activity, should be included in clinical assessments of youth with asthma...
  12. 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...