C A Powell

Summary

Affiliation: University of the West Indies
Country: Jamaica

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and education: a randomized trial of the effects of breakfast in rural primary school children
    C A Powell
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    Am J Clin Nutr 68:873-9. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with size and proportionality at birth in term Jamaican infants
    S P Walker
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    J Health Popul Nutr 21:117-26. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Schoolchildren's diets and participation in school feeding programmes in Jamaica
    S P Walker
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Jamaica
    Public Health Nutr 1:43-9. 1998
  4. pmc The effects of birth weight and postnatal linear growth retardation on blood pressure at age 11-12 years
    S P Walker
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:394-8. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of early childhood supplementation with and without stimulation on later development in stunted Jamaican children
    S M Grantham-McGregor
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    Am J Clin Nutr 66:247-53. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Early childhood stunting and later behaviour and school achievement
    S M Chang
    Epidemiology Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:775-83. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Fasting levels of serum glucose, cholesterol and triglyceride at age eleven to twelve years in stunted and non-stunted Jamaican children
    F I Bennett
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
    Acta Paediatr 91:903-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The association between early childhood stunting and weight status in late adolescence
    S P Walker
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:347-52. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Determinants of aggressive and prosocial behaviour among Jamaican schoolboys
    J M Meeks Gardner
    Caribbean Child Development Centre, School of Continuing Studies, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 56:34-41. 2007
  10. pmc Lung adenocarcinoma invasion in TGFbetaRII-deficient cells is mediated by CCL5/RANTES
    A C Borczuk
    Department of Pathology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Oncogene 27:557-64. 2008

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and education: a randomized trial of the effects of breakfast in rural primary school children
    C A Powell
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    Am J Clin Nutr 68:873-9. 1998
    ..Greater improvements may occur in more undernourished populations; however, the massive problem of poor achievement levels requires integrated programs including health and educational inputs as well as school meals...
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with size and proportionality at birth in term Jamaican infants
    S P Walker
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    J Health Popul Nutr 21:117-26. 2003
    ..The variation in maternal characteristics associated with size or proportionality at birth may reflect the times during gestation when different aspects of growth are most affected...
  3. ncbi request reprint Schoolchildren's diets and participation in school feeding programmes in Jamaica
    S P Walker
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Jamaica
    Public Health Nutr 1:43-9. 1998
    ..To describe food consumption during the school day of rural Jamaican children and participation in two government school feeding programmes. To determine factors which were related to these...
  4. pmc The effects of birth weight and postnatal linear growth retardation on blood pressure at age 11-12 years
    S P Walker
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:394-8. 2001
    ..To determine the effects of birth weight and linear growth retardation (stunting) in early childhood on blood pressure at age 11-12 years...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of early childhood supplementation with and without stimulation on later development in stunted Jamaican children
    S M Grantham-McGregor
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    Am J Clin Nutr 66:247-53. 1997
    ..The stunted control group had significantly lower scores than the nonstunted children on most tests. Stunted children's heights and head circumferences on enrollment significantly predicted intelligence quotient at follow-up...
  6. ncbi request reprint Early childhood stunting and later behaviour and school achievement
    S M Chang
    Epidemiology Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:775-83. 2002
    ..The effect of stunting on children's behaviours is not as well established and is examined here...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fasting levels of serum glucose, cholesterol and triglyceride at age eleven to twelve years in stunted and non-stunted Jamaican children
    F I Bennett
    Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
    Acta Paediatr 91:903-8. 2002
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  8. ncbi request reprint The association between early childhood stunting and weight status in late adolescence
    S P Walker
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:347-52. 2007
    ..Cross-sectional studies have shown associations between stunting and overweight; however, there are few prospective studies of stunted children...
  9. ncbi request reprint Determinants of aggressive and prosocial behaviour among Jamaican schoolboys
    J M Meeks Gardner
    Caribbean Child Development Centre, School of Continuing Studies, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    West Indian Med J 56:34-41. 2007
    ..This study examines risk factors for aggression among boys in Kingston, Jamaica...
  10. pmc Lung adenocarcinoma invasion in TGFbetaRII-deficient cells is mediated by CCL5/RANTES
    A C Borczuk
    Department of Pathology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Oncogene 27:557-64. 2008
    ..014 and 0.002, respectively. In conclusion, our studies indicate RANTES signaling is required for invasion in TGFbetaRII-deficient cells and suggest a role for CCR5 inhibition in lung adenocarcinoma prevention and treatment...