George Moschonis

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Affiliation: Harokopio University
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi Macronutrient intake, physical activity, serum lipids and increased body weight in primary schoolchildren in Istanbul
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Int 47:159-66. 2005
  2. pmc The MAP2K5-linked SNP rs2241423 is associated with BMI and obesity in two cohorts of Swedish and Greek children
    Mathias Rask-Andersen
    Department of Neuroscience, Functional Pharmacology, Uppsala University, BMC, Uppsala SE 75124, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 13:36. 2012
  3. doi Possible site-specific effect of an intervention combining nutrition and lifestyle counselling with consumption of fortified dairy products on bone mass: the Postmenopausal Health Study II
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, Kallithea, 176 71 Athens, Greece
    J Bone Miner Metab 29:501-6. 2011
  4. doi The effects of a 30-month dietary intervention on bone mineral density: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Br J Nutr 104:100-7. 2010
  5. doi Changes in parameters of bone metabolism in postmenopausal women following a 12-month intervention period using dairy products enriched with calcium, vitamin D, and phylloquinone (vitamin K(1)) or menaquinone-7 (vitamin K (2)): the Postmenopausal Health S
    Spyridon Kanellakis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Calcif Tissue Int 90:251-62. 2012
  6. doi Calcium and vitamin D supplementation through fortified dairy products counterbalances seasonal variations of bone metabolism indices: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    Roxane Tenta
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr 50:341-9. 2011
  7. doi Childhood Obesity Risk Evaluation based on perinatal factors and family sociodemographic characteristics: CORE index
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Pediatr 172:551-5. 2013
  8. doi Increased physical activity combined with more eating occasions is beneficial against dyslipidemias in children. The Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 17671, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr 52:1135-44. 2013
  9. doi Changes in body composition following a dietary and lifestyle intervention trial: the postmenopausal health study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 62:58-65. 2009
  10. doi Development and validation of two equations estimating body composition for overweight and obese postmenopausal women
    Spyridon Kanellakis
    Department of Dietetics and Nutritional Science, Harokopio University, 17671, Kallithea, El Venizelou 70, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 65:64-8. 2010

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  1. ncbi Macronutrient intake, physical activity, serum lipids and increased body weight in primary schoolchildren in Istanbul
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Int 47:159-66. 2005
    ....
  2. pmc The MAP2K5-linked SNP rs2241423 is associated with BMI and obesity in two cohorts of Swedish and Greek children
    Mathias Rask-Andersen
    Department of Neuroscience, Functional Pharmacology, Uppsala University, BMC, Uppsala SE 75124, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 13:36. 2012
    ..In this study, we examined the association of this variant in two cohorts of children from Sweden and Greece...
  3. doi Possible site-specific effect of an intervention combining nutrition and lifestyle counselling with consumption of fortified dairy products on bone mass: the Postmenopausal Health Study II
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, Kallithea, 176 71 Athens, Greece
    J Bone Miner Metab 29:501-6. 2011
    ..No significant differences were observed among groups in any of the QUS parameters...
  4. doi The effects of a 30-month dietary intervention on bone mineral density: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Br J Nutr 104:100-7. 2010
    ....
  5. doi Changes in parameters of bone metabolism in postmenopausal women following a 12-month intervention period using dairy products enriched with calcium, vitamin D, and phylloquinone (vitamin K(1)) or menaquinone-7 (vitamin K (2)): the Postmenopausal Health S
    Spyridon Kanellakis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Calcif Tissue Int 90:251-62. 2012
    ....
  6. doi Calcium and vitamin D supplementation through fortified dairy products counterbalances seasonal variations of bone metabolism indices: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    Roxane Tenta
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr 50:341-9. 2011
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a dietary intervention combined with fortified dairy products on bone metabolism and bone mass indices in postmenopausal women...
  7. doi Childhood Obesity Risk Evaluation based on perinatal factors and family sociodemographic characteristics: CORE index
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Pediatr 172:551-5. 2013
    ..Cutoff point analysis revealed that a score ≤ 5 units best discriminated obese from non-obese children. On the basis of this cutoff point, the sensitivity of the CORE index was 54 % and the corresponding specificity 65 %...
  8. doi Increased physical activity combined with more eating occasions is beneficial against dyslipidemias in children. The Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 17671, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr 52:1135-44. 2013
    ..To identify lifestyle patterns associated with blood lipid levels in children...
  9. doi Changes in body composition following a dietary and lifestyle intervention trial: the postmenopausal health study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 62:58-65. 2009
    ....
  10. doi Development and validation of two equations estimating body composition for overweight and obese postmenopausal women
    Spyridon Kanellakis
    Department of Dietetics and Nutritional Science, Harokopio University, 17671, Kallithea, El Venizelou 70, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 65:64-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and validate two equations that best predict body composition of overweight and obese postmenopausal women...
  11. doi Development of a diet-lifestyle quality index for young children and its relation to obesity: the Preschoolers Diet-Lifestyle Index
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 17671 Kallithea, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 13:2000-9. 2010
    ..To develop an index that assesses the degree of adherence to existing diet-lifestyle recommendations for preschoolers (Preschoolers Diet-Lifestyle Index (PDL-Index)) and to investigate its association with obesity...
  12. ncbi Nutrition education in postmenopausal women: changes in dietary and cardiovascular indices
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 55:338-47. 2006
    ....
  13. doi Development and validation of a simple model based on anthropometry: estimating fat mass for white postmenopausal women
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Menopause 19:467-70. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and validate a simple anthropometric model that estimates the fat mass of white postmenopausal women and compare it to other models available in the literature...
  14. pmc Prevalence of obesity in preschool Greek children, in relation to parental characteristics and region of residence
    Yiannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70 El, Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    BMC Public Health 7:178. 2007
    ..The aim of this retrospective cohort study was to record the prevalence of overweight and obesity in relation to parental education level, parental body mass index and region of residence, in preschool children in Greece...
  15. doi Accuracy and correlates of visual and verbal instruments assessing maternal perceptions of children's weight status: the Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 14:1979-87. 2011
    ..To examine the accuracy of maternal ability to classify their children's weight status correctly using a verbal and a visual classification instrument and to detect significant correlates of maternal misperceptions...
  16. doi Determinants of childhood obesity and association with maternal perceptions of their children's weight status: the "GENESIS" study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:1527-31. 2010
    ..Maternal underestimation of children's weight status was more likely for children with rapid weight gain in infancy...
  17. ncbi Changes in biochemical indexes of bone metabolism and bone mineral density after a 12-mo dietary intervention program: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:781-9. 2007
    ..In southern Europe, calcium supplementation alone is a common practice for osteoporosis prevention...
  18. ncbi Skeletal site-dependent response of bone mineral density and quantitative ultrasound parameters following a 12-month dietary intervention using dairy products fortified with calcium and vitamin D: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Br J Nutr 96:1140-8. 2006
    ..No such favourable changes were observed via supplementation of calcium alone...
  19. doi Social, economic and demographic correlates of overweight and obesity in primary-school children: preliminary data from the Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 13:1693-700. 2010
    ..To record the prevalence of overweight and obesity in urban primary-school children in relation to several socio-economic and demographic factors...
  20. doi Association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and body composition in postmenopausal women: the postmenopausal Health Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Menopause 16:701-7. 2009
    ..The present study examined the association between body composition measurements, using dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry and anthropometry, with serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in nonosteoporotic, postmenopausal women...
  21. doi Association of total body and visceral fat mass with iron deficiency in preadolescents: the Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athenes, Greece
    Br J Nutr 108:710-9. 2012
    ..In conclusion, percentage body fat and visceral fat mass were positively associated with ID in both sexes of preadolescents. These associations might be attributed to the chronic inflammation induced by excess adiposity...
  22. doi Association of iron depletion with menstruation and dietary intake indices in pubertal girls: the healthy growth study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, Kallithea, 17671 Athens, Greece
    Biomed Res Int 2013:423263. 2013
    ..Menses was the only factor that was found to significantly increase the likelihood of ID in these girls. More future research is probably needed in order to better understand the role of diet and menses in iron depletion. ..
  23. doi Nutrient intakes of toddlers and preschoolers in Greece: the GENESIS study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition andDietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:357-61. 2008
    ..The estimated prevalence of inadequacy was found to be between 10% and 25% for niacin, vitamin E, and folate. Usual intakes exceeding the Tolerable Upper Intake Levels were recorded for zinc and copper...
  24. ncbi Behavioral and physiological indices related to BMI in a cohort of primary schoolchildren in Greece
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Am J Hum Biol 16:639-47. 2004
    ..Among the behavioral parameters known to affect BMI, those found to exert a significant effect were organized physical activities, cardiorespiratory fitness, and TV watching, but not energy or fat intake...
  25. pmc Parental educational level and cardiovascular disease risk factors in schoolchildren in large urban areas of Turkey: directions for public health policy
    Bike Kocaoglu
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, E, Venizelou Ave, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    BMC Public Health 5:13. 2005
    ..e. dietary habits, physical activity status) factors related to CVD risk and its relationships to paternal (PEL) and maternal educational level (MEL) among primary schoolchildren in Turkey...