Suzanne Phelan

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint What do physicians recommend to their overweight and obese patients?
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:115-22. 2009
  2. pmc Weight loss prevents urinary incontinence in women with type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD trial
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California 93407 0386, USA
    J Urol 187:939-44. 2012
  3. pmc Does behavioral intervention in pregnancy reduce postpartum weight retention? Twelve-month outcomes of the Fit for Delivery randomized trial
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department SP and Statistics Department AS and KG, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA the Warren Alpert Medical School, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, and The Miriam Hospital, Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Brown University, Providence, RI SP, RRW, and FD the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Division of Research, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI MGP and the University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA BA
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:302-11. 2014
  4. pmc 'Fit Moms/Mamás Activas' internet-based weight control program with group support to reduce postpartum weight retention in low-income women: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93407, USA
    Trials 16:59. 2015
  5. pmc Practitioner advice and gestational weight gain
    Suzanne Phelan
    California Polytechnic State University, Kinesiology Department, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407 0386, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:585-91. 2011
  6. pmc Maternal behaviors during pregnancy impact offspring obesity risk
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407 0386, USA
    Exp Diabetes Res 2011:985139. 2011
  7. pmc Prevalence and predictors of weight-loss maintenance in a biracial cohort: results from the coronary artery risk development in young adults study
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:546-54. 2010
  8. pmc Randomized trial of a behavioral intervention to prevent excessive gestational weight gain: the Fit for Delivery Study
    Suzanne Phelan
    Departments of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 93407 0386, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:772-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Reducing excessive gestational weight gain: lessons from the weight control literature and avenues for future research
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407 0386, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 7:641-61. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint "Exercise dependence"--a problem or natural result of high activity?
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 35:726-33. 2011

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint What do physicians recommend to their overweight and obese patients?
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:115-22. 2009
    ..It is recognized that physicians play an important role in responding to the nation's obesity epidemic. Little is known, however, about what physicians say to their obese patients to help them lose weight...
  2. pmc Weight loss prevents urinary incontinence in women with type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD trial
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California 93407 0386, USA
    J Urol 187:939-44. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Does behavioral intervention in pregnancy reduce postpartum weight retention? Twelve-month outcomes of the Fit for Delivery randomized trial
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department SP and Statistics Department AS and KG, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA the Warren Alpert Medical School, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, and The Miriam Hospital, Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Brown University, Providence, RI SP, RRW, and FD the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Division of Research, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI MGP and the University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA BA
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:302-11. 2014
    ..Excessive weight gain during pregnancy is a risk factor for postpartum weight retention and future weight gain and obesity. Whether a behavioral intervention in pregnancy can reduce long-term weight retention is unknown...
  4. pmc 'Fit Moms/Mamás Activas' internet-based weight control program with group support to reduce postpartum weight retention in low-income women: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93407, USA
    Trials 16:59. 2015
    ..Internet-based treatment has the potential to overcome this barrier and reduce postpartum weight retention, but no study has evaluated the effects of an internet-based program to prevent high postpartum weight retention in women...
  5. pmc Practitioner advice and gestational weight gain
    Suzanne Phelan
    California Polytechnic State University, Kinesiology Department, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407 0386, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:585-91. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate receipt of gestational weight gain advice in prenatal care and ideal and expected gestational weight gain outcomes for normal weight and overweight/obese women...
  6. pmc Maternal behaviors during pregnancy impact offspring obesity risk
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407 0386, USA
    Exp Diabetes Res 2011:985139. 2011
    ..Mothers' eating behaviors during pregnancy, especially intake of sweets in OW/OB mothers, may have a lasting effect on child weight...
  7. pmc Prevalence and predictors of weight-loss maintenance in a biracial cohort: results from the coronary artery risk development in young adults study
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:546-54. 2010
    ..Few population-based studies have examined the behavioral and psychosocial predictors of long-term weight-loss maintenance...
  8. pmc Randomized trial of a behavioral intervention to prevent excessive gestational weight gain: the Fit for Delivery Study
    Suzanne Phelan
    Departments of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 93407 0386, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:772-9. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Reducing excessive gestational weight gain: lessons from the weight control literature and avenues for future research
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407 0386, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 7:641-61. 2011
    ..Available evidence suggests that the strategies shown to be effective for weight control outside of pregnancy may also promote better weight control in pregnancy, but several lines for future investigation remain...
  10. ncbi request reprint "Exercise dependence"--a problem or natural result of high activity?
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 35:726-33. 2011
    ..To compare physical activity (PA) and exercise dependence (ED) in 267 weight-loss maintainers (WLM) and 213 normal-weight (NW) controls...
  11. doi request reprint What distinguishes weight-loss maintainers from the treatment-seeking obese? Analysis of environmental, behavioral, and psychosocial variables in diverse populations
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA
    Ann Behav Med 38:94-104. 2009
    ..Understanding the factors that influence successful weight control is critical for developing interventions...
  12. doi request reprint Aerobic exercise reduces neuronal responses in food reward brain regions
    Nero Evero
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California 93407, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 112:1612-9. 2012
    ..Reduced neuronal response in these food reward brain regions after exercise is in line with the paradigm that acute exercise suppresses subsequent energy intake...
  13. pmc Clinical research in diabetes and urinary incontinence: what we know and need to know
    Suzanne Phelan
    California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, USA
    J Urol 182:S14-7. 2009
    ..We discuss epidemiological and clinical trial research in women with urinary incontinence and diabetes, and provide directions for future research...
  14. pmc Cognitive interference from food cues in weight loss maintainers, normal weight, and obese individuals
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:69-73. 2011
    ..Future research is needed to better understand why this bias exists and whether and how interventions can change cognitive processes to better facilitate long-term weight control...
  15. pmc Long-term prevalence and predictors of urinary incontinence among women in the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, USA
    Int J Urol 22:206-12. 2015
    ....
  16. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for urinary incontinence in overweight and obese diabetic women: action for health in diabetes (look ahead) study
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1391-7. 2009
    ..Increasing obesity (BMI > or =35 kg/m(2)) was the strongest modifiable risk factor for overall incontinence and stress incontinence in this diverse cohort...
  17. doi request reprint 'Fit Moms/Mamás Activas' internet-based weight control program with group support to reduce postpartum weight retention in low-income women: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Suzanne Phelan
    Kinesiology Department, California Polytechnic State University, 1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93407, USA
    Trials 16:573. 2015
    ..Internet-based treatment has the potential to overcome this barrier and reduce postpartum weight retention, but no study has evaluated the effects of an internet-based program to prevent high postpartum weight retention in women...
  18. pmc Pregnancy: a "teachable moment" for weight control and obesity prevention
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Kinesiology, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407 0386, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:135.e1-8. 2010
    ..Providers have the potential to prevent high postpartum weight retention and future obesity by monitoring weight gain during pregnancy and giving appropriate advice about recommended amounts of gestational weight gain...