P Brambilla

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc "Mi voglio bene": a pediatrician-based randomized controlled trial for the prevention of obesity in Italian preschool children
    Paolo Brambilla
    Department of Continuing Medical Education, Federazione italiana medici pediatri, Milano, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 36:55. 2010
  2. pmc Behind and beyond the pediatric metabolic syndrome
    Paolo Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Milano, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 35:41. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Waist circumference-to-height ratio predicts adiposity better than body mass index in children and adolescents
    P Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Melegnano, Milano, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:943-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Changes of body mass index in celiac children on a gluten-free diet
    P Brambilla
    Italian Federation of Family Pediatricians FIMP, Department of Continuing Medical Education, Area Lombardia, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:177-82. 2013
  5. pmc Is the prevalence of overweight reducing at age 5-6 years? Ten years data collection in ASL Milano 2
    Paolo Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Melegnano, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 38:24. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Physical activity as the main therapeutic tool for metabolic syndrome in childhood
    P Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Milano, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:16-28. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Crossvalidation of anthropometry against magnetic resonance imaging for the assessment of visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissue in children
    P Brambilla
    Department of Pediatrics, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:23-30. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of the 5-6-yrs-old anthropometric health report for the evaluation of childhood overweight and obesity: pilot study in Lombardia (Italy)]
    Paolo Brambilla
    Pediatra di libera scelta, Federazione italiana medici pediatri, Dipartimento di formazione permanente, Lombardia
    Epidemiol Prev 31:56-61. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in children with Prader-Willi syndrome: the effect of obesity
    P Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Milano, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:269-76. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Peculiar body composition in patients with Prader-Labhart-Willi syndrome
    P Brambilla
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 65:1369-74. 1997

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc "Mi voglio bene": a pediatrician-based randomized controlled trial for the prevention of obesity in Italian preschool children
    Paolo Brambilla
    Department of Continuing Medical Education, Federazione italiana medici pediatri, Milano, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 36:55. 2010
    ..We report the rationale and protocol of such trial, named the "Mi voglio bene" ("I love myself") study...
  2. pmc Behind and beyond the pediatric metabolic syndrome
    Paolo Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Milano, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 35:41. 2009
    ..Consequently, a prudent use of Metabolic Syndrome for children and adolescents seems to be the best and honest position for paediatricians, waiting for long term, longitudinal follow-up studies that could clarify the entire question...
  3. doi request reprint Waist circumference-to-height ratio predicts adiposity better than body mass index in children and adolescents
    P Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Melegnano, Milano, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:943-6. 2013
    ..However, no study to date has compared WCHt, WC, BMI and skinfolds thickness for their ability to detect body adiposity...
  4. doi request reprint Changes of body mass index in celiac children on a gluten-free diet
    P Brambilla
    Italian Federation of Family Pediatricians FIMP, Department of Continuing Medical Education, Area Lombardia, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:177-82. 2013
    ..We measured body mass index (BMI) of CD children followed by family pediatricians in order to estimate prevalence of underweight and overweight at diagnosis and to describe BMI changes during GFD...
  5. pmc Is the prevalence of overweight reducing at age 5-6 years? Ten years data collection in ASL Milano 2
    Paolo Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Melegnano, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 38:24. 2012
    ..Aim of the study was to describe changes of overweight and obesity prevalence during the last decade in 5-6 y children in a large Health Unit in Northern Italy...
  6. doi request reprint Physical activity as the main therapeutic tool for metabolic syndrome in childhood
    P Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Milano, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:16-28. 2011
    ..Finally, we have tried to suggest recommendations for a multiple-step PA strategy in children and adolescents at risk for MS, by considering PA as the 'key' player in treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Crossvalidation of anthropometry against magnetic resonance imaging for the assessment of visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissue in children
    P Brambilla
    Department of Pediatrics, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:23-30. 2006
    ..The studies hitherto available for children have, however, been performed on small sample sizes...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of the 5-6-yrs-old anthropometric health report for the evaluation of childhood overweight and obesity: pilot study in Lombardia (Italy)]
    Paolo Brambilla
    Pediatra di libera scelta, Federazione italiana medici pediatri, Dipartimento di formazione permanente, Lombardia
    Epidemiol Prev 31:56-61. 2007
    ..To verify the possibility to use the Anthropometric Health Report (AHR), containing the BMI value, for overweight/obesity evaluation in 5-6-years-old children...
  9. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in children with Prader-Willi syndrome: the effect of obesity
    P Brambilla
    ASL Milano 2, Milano, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:269-76. 2011
    ..In PWS, the presence of metabolic syndrome (MS) has not yet been established. The aim of the study was to estimate the frequency of MS and its components in pediatric subjects according to obesity status...
  10. ncbi request reprint Peculiar body composition in patients with Prader-Labhart-Willi syndrome
    P Brambilla
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 65:1369-74. 1997
    ..These results suggest the importance of an accurate analysis of body composition in PWS patients...
  11. doi request reprint Intakes of nutrients in Italian children with celiac disease and the role of commercially available gluten-free products
    G Zuccotti
    Department of Pediatrics, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Luigi Sacco Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Hum Nutr Diet 26:436-44. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint Metabolic risk-factor clustering estimation in children: to draw a line across pediatric metabolic syndrome
    P Brambilla
    ASL Provincia di Milano 2, Milano, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:591-600. 2007
    ..We reviewed the current literature on the MS, focusing on those studies that used the MS diagnostic criteria to analyze children, and we observed extreme heterogeneity for the sets of variables and cutoff values chosen...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of childhood obesity]
    G Trifiro
    U O Neonatologia Pediatria, Ospedale San Giuseppe, Milano, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 55:471-82. 2003
    ..Obesity is a chronic disease and its treatment needs long-life follow-up. The long-term results of the obesity treatment are often disappointing and we have to consider consistent prevention programs for better results...
  14. ncbi request reprint [The use of psychotropic drugs in an Italian psychiatric hospital: a two-year-long follow-up study]
    P Brambilla
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri Milano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 8:262-9. 1999
    ..Following the introduction of guidelines of rational drug use, the pharmacoepidemiology of psychotropic drugs was investigated in a sample of long-stay patients living in a Italian psychiatric hospital...
  15. doi request reprint Early onset of puberty in young girls: an Italian cross-sectional study
    G Russo
    Department of Pediatrics, Endocrine Unit, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 35:804-8. 2012
    ..A study in the United States (1997) showed an anticipation in pubertal onset, whereas several European studies did not confirm this trend...
  16. ncbi request reprint Highly active antiretroviral-treated HIV-infected children show fat distribution changes even in absence of lipodystrophy
    P Brambilla
    Department of Pediatrics, Scientific Institute H S. Raffaele, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    AIDS 15:2415-22. 2001
    ..Changes in body fat composition are detectable by DXA even in the absence of signs of Lipodystrophy. Only LD+ show true central obesity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reference body composition and anthropometry
    M F Rolland-Cachera
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1010. 2005