Dimitrios Papandreou

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hypertension and association of dietary mineral intake with blood pressure in healthy schoolchildren from northern Greece aged 7-15 years
    D Papandreou
    2nd Pediatric Department, Renal Unit, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Ann Nutr Metab 51:471-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Investigation of anthropometric, biochemical and dietary parameters of obese children with and without non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA, General Hospital, St Kiriakidi 1, TK 54636, Greece
    Appetite 59:939-44. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Effects of oral folate supplementation on serum total homocysteine and cholesterol levels in hyperhomocysteinemic children
    D Papandreou
    Second Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Nutr Clin Pract 25:390-3. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors for childhood obesity in a Greek paediatric population
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    Second Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, St Kiriakidi 1, TK 54636, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 13:1535-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Homocysteine lowering with folic acid supplements in children: effects on blood pressure
    D Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, Greece
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 61:11-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Is there any association between high-density lipoprotein, insulin resistance and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in obese children?
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA Hospital, Greece
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 60:312-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Are saturated fatty acids and insulin resistance associated with fatty liver in obese children?
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA Hospital, St Kiriakidi 1, 54636 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Clin Nutr 27:233-40. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of blood pressure, obesity and serum homocysteine levels in healthy children
    D Papandreou
    Second Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, Greece
    Acta Paediatr 96:1819-23. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Total serum homocysteine, folate and vitamin B12 in a Greek school age population
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, Greece
    Clin Nutr 25:797-802. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Update on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in children
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, St Kiriakidi 1 Thessalonki, Greece
    Clin Nutr 26:409-15. 2007

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hypertension and association of dietary mineral intake with blood pressure in healthy schoolchildren from northern Greece aged 7-15 years
    D Papandreou
    2nd Pediatric Department, Renal Unit, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Ann Nutr Metab 51:471-6. 2007
    ..Pediatric hypertension is urgently increasing in Greece. The purpose of this study is to record the prevalence of hypertension in schoolchildren and to relate dietary minerals to blood pressure (BP)...
  2. doi request reprint Investigation of anthropometric, biochemical and dietary parameters of obese children with and without non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA, General Hospital, St Kiriakidi 1, TK 54636, Greece
    Appetite 59:939-44. 2012
    ..132-2.187, P<0.001) were the most significant ones. Our results showed that IR, high dietary intakes of CHO and SFA and a low dietary consumption of fiber and n-3 FA were positively associated with the pathogenesis of NAFLD...
  3. doi request reprint Effects of oral folate supplementation on serum total homocysteine and cholesterol levels in hyperhomocysteinemic children
    D Papandreou
    Second Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Nutr Clin Pract 25:390-3. 2010
    ..Folate supplementation has been found to reduce homocysteine levels. However, no data have been reported about the relationship between folate supplementation and cholesterol levels in children...
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors for childhood obesity in a Greek paediatric population
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    Second Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, St Kiriakidi 1, TK 54636, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 13:1535-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of the current study was to identify risk factors such as birth weight, breast-feeding, dietary patterns, family history of obesity and sedentary behaviours that are possibly associated with paediatric obesity...
  5. doi request reprint Homocysteine lowering with folic acid supplements in children: effects on blood pressure
    D Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, Greece
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 61:11-7. 2010
    ..It appears that folic acid may be a safe and effective supplement to reduce homocysteine and possibly blood pressure, which consequently may prevent cardiovascular disease in children in early life...
  6. doi request reprint Is there any association between high-density lipoprotein, insulin resistance and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in obese children?
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA Hospital, Greece
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 60:312-8. 2009
    ..814-1.075; P <0.03) were the most significant. IR, as has already been proved, is associated with NAFLD. Furthermore, high-density lipoprotein levels seem to play an additional role in predicting NAFLD in obese children...
  7. doi request reprint Are saturated fatty acids and insulin resistance associated with fatty liver in obese children?
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA Hospital, St Kiriakidi 1, 54636 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Clin Nutr 27:233-40. 2008
    ..Diet has been reported to affect IR and possibly FL. The purpose of this study was to investigate certain parameters (anthropometric, biochemical, dietary intake) of obese Greek children with and without FL...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of blood pressure, obesity and serum homocysteine levels in healthy children
    D Papandreou
    Second Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, Greece
    Acta Paediatr 96:1819-23. 2007
    ..Obesity, hypertension and total serum homocysteine levels are well-known risk factors for cardiovascular disease in adults. However, there is limited data on the relation of these risk factors in children...
  9. ncbi request reprint Total serum homocysteine, folate and vitamin B12 in a Greek school age population
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, Greece
    Clin Nutr 25:797-802. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate for the first time the distribution and determinants of total serum homocysteine (tHcy) levels in healthy Greek children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Update on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in children
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, St Kiriakidi 1 Thessalonki, Greece
    Clin Nutr 26:409-15. 2007
    ..The aim of this review is to summarize what is known about pediatric NAFLD in terms of prevalence, pathogenesis, diagnosis, histology and treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reference range of total serum homocysteine level and dietary indexes in healthy Greek schoolchildren aged 6-15 years
    D Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, Greece
    Br J Nutr 96:719-24. 2006
    ..tHcy levels increased as a function of age. Serum folate levels were significantly and independently associated with tHcy levels...
  12. pmc Are dietary cholesterol intake and serum cholesterol levels related to nonalcoholic Fatty liver disease in obese children?
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Ahepa General Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Street Kiriakidi 1, 54636 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Cholesterol 2012:572820. 2012
    ..Reducing body weight and dietary cholesterol intakes as well as decreasing serum TC and LDL levels are urgently necessary in order to prevent NAFLD and possible other health implications later in life...
  13. pmc Possible Health Implications and Low Vitamin D Status during Childhood and Adolescence: An Updated Mini Review
    Dimitrios Papandreou
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, AHEPA General Hospital, St Kiriakidi 1, 54636 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int J Endocrinol 2010:472173. 2010
    ..This paper reviews the metabolism, epidemiology, and treatment of vitamin D and calcium insufficiency as well as its relation to various diseases during childhood and adolescence...