T Tzotzas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi Administration of orlistat in a patient with familial hyperchylomicronemia
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Atherosclerosis 165:185-6. 2002
  2. ncbi Prevalence and trends of obesity in children and adults of South Europe
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki Greece
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 1:448-54. 2004
  3. pmc The use of sibutramine in the management of obesity and related disorders: an update
    Konstantinos Tziomalos
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 5:441-52. 2009
  4. ncbi The effects of incretins on energy homeostasis: physiology and implications for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus and obesity
    Spyridon Karras
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 10:781-91. 2012
  5. doi Plasma phospholipid transfer protein (PLTP): review of an emerging cardiometabolic risk factor
    T Tzotzas
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Technological Educational Institution, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Obes Rev 10:403-11. 2009
  6. ncbi Short-term administration of orlistat reduced daytime triglyceridemia in obese women with the metabolic syndrome
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Angiology 58:26-33. 2007
  7. ncbi Early decreases in plasma lipid transfer proteins during weight reduction
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1038-45. 2006
  8. doi Obesity, weight loss and conditional cardiovascular risk factors
    T Tzotzas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes andMetabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Obes Rev 12:e282-9. 2011
  9. ncbi Use of somatostatin analogues in obesity
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Drugs 68:1963-73. 2008
  10. ncbi Determinants of body mass index in Greek children and adolescents
    G E Krassas
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Panagia Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 14:1327-33; discussion 1365. 2001

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Publications17

  1. ncbi Administration of orlistat in a patient with familial hyperchylomicronemia
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Atherosclerosis 165:185-6. 2002
  2. ncbi Prevalence and trends of obesity in children and adults of South Europe
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki Greece
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 1:448-54. 2004
    ..Genetic factors could also play a role. Preventive and treatment strategies are urgently needed to stop the obesity epidemic in children of Southern European countries...
  3. pmc The use of sibutramine in the management of obesity and related disorders: an update
    Konstantinos Tziomalos
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 5:441-52. 2009
    ..To review the major trials that evaluated the efficacy and safety of the use of sibutramine for weight loss and the impact of this agent on obesity-related disorders...
  4. ncbi The effects of incretins on energy homeostasis: physiology and implications for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus and obesity
    Spyridon Karras
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 10:781-91. 2012
    ..These agents exert several beneficial effects that minimize cardiovascular risk...
  5. doi Plasma phospholipid transfer protein (PLTP): review of an emerging cardiometabolic risk factor
    T Tzotzas
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Technological Educational Institution, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Obes Rev 10:403-11. 2009
    ..This review article presents the state of knowledge on the implication of PLTP in lipoprotein metabolism, on its atherogenic potential, and the complexity of its implication in obesity, insulin resistance and T2DM...
  6. ncbi Short-term administration of orlistat reduced daytime triglyceridemia in obese women with the metabolic syndrome
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Angiology 58:26-33. 2007
    ..This reduction could offer cardiovascular benefits in these high-risk patients. Long-term studies with more patients are needed to reach definite conclusions...
  7. ncbi Early decreases in plasma lipid transfer proteins during weight reduction
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1038-45. 2006
    ..To determine the effect of short-term weight loss in obese women on concentrations of plasma cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) and phospholipid transfer protein (PLTP), two new risk factors for cardiovascular disease...
  8. doi Obesity, weight loss and conditional cardiovascular risk factors
    T Tzotzas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes andMetabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Obes Rev 12:e282-9. 2011
    ..The significance of considering these factors in weight management intervention is an issue that needs further investigation...
  9. ncbi Use of somatostatin analogues in obesity
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Drugs 68:1963-73. 2008
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  10. ncbi Determinants of body mass index in Greek children and adolescents
    G E Krassas
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Panagia Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 14:1327-33; discussion 1365. 2001
    ..These measures should be directed at families that are affected and/or concerned with obesity...
  11. ncbi Effects of a low-calorie diet associated with weight loss on lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) activity in healthy obese women
    T Tzotzas
    Department of Biochemistry, Medical School of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 18:477-82. 2008
    ..Increased plasma Lp-PLA(2) levels have been associated with increased cardiovascular risk in large clinical trials...
  12. doi Rising serum 25-hydroxy-vitamin D levels after weight loss in obese women correlate with improvement in insulin resistance
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, 55132 Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4251-7. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to examine changes of 25-hydroxy-vitamin D (25OHD) and PTH blood levels 4 and 20 wk after low-calorie diet-induced weight loss...
  13. ncbi Prevalence and trends in overweight and obesity among children and adolescents in Thessaloniki, Greece
    G E Krassas
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Panagia Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 14:1319-26; discussion 1365. 2001
    ..This study demonstrates that the prevalence of overweight and obesity among schoolchildren is 22.2% and 4.1%, respectively, and has been increasing in the last decades, especially among boys...
  14. ncbi Do obese children become obese adults: childhood predictors of adult disease
    Gerasimos E Krassas
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Thessaloniki Greece
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 1:455-9. 2004
    ..Avoidance of accelerated weight gain in children should be investigated as a toll of adult obesity prevention...
  15. ncbi Epidemiology and predisposing factors of obesity in Greece: from the Second World War until today
    Maria L Roditis
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia General Hospital, Greece
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 22:389-405. 2009
    ..Other predisposing factors in Greek children are parental obesity, frequent television viewing, low rates of breastfeeding and, in adolescent girls, smoking and alcohol consumption. Emerging measures are needed to confront this epidemic...
  16. ncbi [Body composition analysis in obesity: radionuclide and non radionuclide methods]
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Clinic of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Panagia Hospital, N Plastira 22, 551 32 N Krini, Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece
    Hell J Nucl Med 11:63-71. 2008
    ..Measurements of skin fold thickness combined with BIA are quite sufficient for routine clinical practice. However, in specialized clinics and in research, more sophisticated methods like ADP or DEXA are used...
  17. doi Epidemiological survey for the prevalence of overweight and abdominal obesity in Greek adolescents
    Themistoklis Tzotzas
    Hellenic Medical Association for Obesity, Athens, Greece
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1718-22. 2008
    ..AO, mainly in adolescent girls, also appears high. Preventive and treatment strategies are urgently needed to combat this OB epidemic in Greece...