Research Topics

Kirsten J Coppell


Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand


  1. Mandic S, Keller R, Garcia Bengoechea E, Moore A, Coppell K. School Bag Weight as a Barrier to Active Transport to School among New Zealand Adolescents. Children (Basel). 2018;5: pubmed publisher
    ..School bag weight was perceived a barrier to ATS and was a greater perceived barrier among users of motorized versus active transport. Perceptions of school bag weights should be considered in future ATS interventions. ..
  2. Coppell K, Abel S, Freer T, Gray A, Sharp K, Norton J, et al. The effectiveness of a primary care nursing-led dietary intervention for prediabetes: a mixed methods pilot study. BMC Fam Pract. 2017;18:106 pubmed publisher
    ..The small but potentially beneficial mean weight loss among the intervention group supports further investigation. ANZCTR ACTRN12615000806561 . Registered 3 August 2015 (Retrospectively registered). ..
  3. Coppell K, Kataoka M, Williams S, Chisholm A, Vorgers S, Mann J. Nutritional intervention in patients with type 2 diabetes who are hyperglycaemic despite optimised drug treatment--Lifestyle Over and Above Drugs in Diabetes (LOADD) study: randomised controlled trial. BMJ. 2010;341:c3337 pubmed publisher
    ..Clinical trials NCT00124553. ..
  4. Schultz M, Shin S, Coppell K. Awareness of coeliac disease among chefs and cooks depends on the level and place of training. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26:719-724 pubmed publisher
    ..Patients with coeliac disease wanting to dine out should be advised to choose a restaurant with care. ..