Christine Graf

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Correlation between BMI, leisure habits and motor abilities in childhood (CHILT-project)
    C Graf
    Institute of Cardiology and Sports Medicine, German Sport University, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:22-6. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Preventing coronary heart disease by physical activity. How much exercise is necessary?]
    C Graf
    Institut für Kreislaufforschung und Sportmedizin, Deutsche Sporthochschule Koln
    MMW Fortschr Med 143:28-30. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint [Arteriosclerosis -- a lifelong challenge]
    Christine Graf
    Institut für Kreislaufforschung und Sportmedizin, DSHS Köln, Germany
    Herz 27:760-4. 2002
  4. doi request reprint School-based prevention: effects on obesity and physical performance after 4 years
    Christine Graf
    Institute of Cardiology and Sports Medicine, German Sport University Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Sports Sci 26:987-94. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [Overweight and obesity in childhood and adolescence. Is prevention possible?]
    Christine Graf
    Institut für Kreislaufforschung und Sportmedizin, Deutsche Sporthochschule Koln, Koln
    Herz 31:507-13. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Influence of intermittent hypoxia interval training on exercise-dependent erythrocyte NOS activation and blood pressure in diabetic patients
    Dennis Ladage
    Institute for Cardiovascular Research and Sport Medicine, Department of Molecular and Cellular Sport Medicine, German Sport University Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 90:1591-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Strength training alters MCT1-protein expression and exercise-induced translocation in erythrocytes of men with non-insulin-dependent type-2 diabetes
    David Opitz
    a Department of Molecular and Cellular Sport Medicine, German Sport University, Am Sportpark Müngersdorf 6, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 92:259-62. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Who benefits from intervention in, as opposed to screening of, overweight and obese children?
    Christine Graf
    Institute for Cardiology and Sportsmedicine, German Sport University, Cologne, Germany
    Cardiol Young 16:474-80. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Nebivolol lowers blood pressure and increases weight loss in patients with hypertension and diabetes in regard to age
    Dennis Ladage
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Sport Medicine, Institute of Cardiology and Sport Medicine, German Sport University Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 56:275-81. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Cycling exercise-induced myofiber transitions in skeletal muscle depend on basal fiber type distribution
    Sebastian Gehlert
    Department for Molecular and Cellular Sports Medicine, Institute of Cardiology and Sports Medicine, German Sport University Cologne, Am Sportpark Müngersdorf 6, 50933, Cologne, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:2393-402. 2012

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Correlation between BMI, leisure habits and motor abilities in childhood (CHILT-project)
    C Graf
    Institute of Cardiology and Sports Medicine, German Sport University, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:22-6. 2004
    ..This paper examines the association between body mass index (BMI), motor abilities and leisure habits of 668 children within the CHILT (Children's Health InterventionaL Trial) project...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Preventing coronary heart disease by physical activity. How much exercise is necessary?]
    C Graf
    Institut für Kreislaufforschung und Sportmedizin, Deutsche Sporthochschule Koln
    MMW Fortschr Med 143:28-30. 2001
    ..In the last resort, however, any form of exercise is better than none at all, when it comes to lowering the coronary risk. Not only endurance sports, but also other types of sport, such as tennis, or daily activities, can be recommended...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Arteriosclerosis -- a lifelong challenge]
    Christine Graf
    Institut für Kreislaufforschung und Sportmedizin, DSHS Köln, Germany
    Herz 27:760-4. 2002
    ..Effective prevention of cardiovascular diseases is of utmost importance in Western civilizations as they are on top of mortality statistics...
  4. doi request reprint School-based prevention: effects on obesity and physical performance after 4 years
    Christine Graf
    Institute of Cardiology and Sports Medicine, German Sport University Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Sports Sci 26:987-94. 2008
    ..Therefore, preventive intervention in primary school offers the possibility to improve physical performance in children. The prevalence and incidence of obesity were not affected...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Overweight and obesity in childhood and adolescence. Is prevention possible?]
    Christine Graf
    Institut für Kreislaufforschung und Sportmedizin, Deutsche Sporthochschule Koln, Koln
    Herz 31:507-13. 2006
    ..The implementation of such strategies is only possible with a combined and qualified procedure by a concerted and qualified action of all health care employees based on adequate political structures...
  6. doi request reprint Influence of intermittent hypoxia interval training on exercise-dependent erythrocyte NOS activation and blood pressure in diabetic patients
    Dennis Ladage
    Institute for Cardiovascular Research and Sport Medicine, Department of Molecular and Cellular Sport Medicine, German Sport University Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 90:1591-8. 2012
    ..Exercise-dependent eryNOS phosphorylation at serine(1177) was increased similar to that described for the endothelium in diabetic patients. EryNOS dysregulation was partially restored after intermittent hypoxia training...
  7. ncbi request reprint Strength training alters MCT1-protein expression and exercise-induced translocation in erythrocytes of men with non-insulin-dependent type-2 diabetes
    David Opitz
    a Department of Molecular and Cellular Sport Medicine, German Sport University, Am Sportpark Müngersdorf 6, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 92:259-62. 2014
    ..This reaction may contribute to long-term normalisation and stabilisation of the regulation of lactate plasma concentration in NIDDM. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Who benefits from intervention in, as opposed to screening of, overweight and obese children?
    Christine Graf
    Institute for Cardiology and Sportsmedicine, German Sport University, Cologne, Germany
    Cardiol Young 16:474-80. 2006
    ..We analysed differences in changes in anthropometric, cardiovascular and obesity parameters between children who underwent intervention, non-participants in intervention, and controls...
  9. doi request reprint Nebivolol lowers blood pressure and increases weight loss in patients with hypertension and diabetes in regard to age
    Dennis Ladage
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Sport Medicine, Institute of Cardiology and Sport Medicine, German Sport University Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 56:275-81. 2010
    ..The present study investigates the effect of treatment with the third-generation beta-blocker nebivolol, in female and male patients of different ages...
  10. doi request reprint Cycling exercise-induced myofiber transitions in skeletal muscle depend on basal fiber type distribution
    Sebastian Gehlert
    Department for Molecular and Cellular Sports Medicine, Institute of Cardiology and Sports Medicine, German Sport University Cologne, Am Sportpark Müngersdorf 6, 50933, Cologne, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:2393-402. 2012
    ..This might be influenced by altered demands of myofiber recruitment in relation to the intensity of muscle contraction but also by its relative abundance in contracting muscle...
  11. doi request reprint Direct non-medical and indirect costs for families with children with congenital cardiac defects in Germany: a survey from a university centre
    Andreas U Gerber
    Institute for Health Economics and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Cologne, Gleueler Strasse, Cologne, Germany
    Cardiol Young 20:178-85. 2010
    ..Parents of children with congenital cardiac disease suffer from psychological stress and financial burdens. These costs have not yet been quantified...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, leisure habits and obesity in first-grade children
    Christine Graf
    Institute for Cardiology and Sports Medicine, Koln, Germany
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 11:284-90. 2004
    ..In this study, we examine the association between body indices, motor abilities and active (sport) and passive (television/computer) leisure time activities in a cohort of first-grade pupils...
  13. ncbi request reprint Data from the StEP TWO programme showing the effect on blood pressure and different parameters for obesity in overweight and obese primary school children
    Christine Graf
    Institute for Cardiology and Sportsmedicine, University of Cologne, Germany
    Cardiol Young 15:291-8. 2005
    ..Countermeasures are necessary. In this paper, we present the baseline and final data from the StEP TWO programme, a prospective study to prevent overweight and obesity in primary schools...