Y Schutz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Lausanne
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of free-living physical activity in humans: an overview of currently available and proposed new measures
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Res 9:368-79. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint A new accelerometric method to assess the daily walking practice
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:111-8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of speed of human locomotion using a differential satellite global positioning system
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:642-6. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Fat-free mass index and fat mass index percentiles in Caucasians aged 18-98 y
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:953-60. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Obesity in Switzerland: a critical assessment of prevalence in children and adults
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne and School Medical Services, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:S3-S11. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of Na(+)-K(+)-ATPase by digoxin and its relation with energy expenditure and nutrient oxidation rate
    X Lyon
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Am J Physiol 268:E1051-6. 1995
  7. ncbi request reprint Thermogenic effect of the new beta-adrenoreceptor agonist Ro 16-8714 in healthy male volunteers
    C Henny
    Department of Internal Medicine, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes 11:473-83. 1987
  8. ncbi request reprint Role of substrate utilization and thermogenesis on body-weight control with particular reference to alcohol
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon 7, CH 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Proc Nutr Soc 59:511-7. 2000
  9. doi request reprint Pregnancy-related changes in activity energy expenditure and resting metabolic rate in Switzerland
    K Melzer
    Institute of Movement Sciences and Sports Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1185-91. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Concept of fat balance in human obesity revisited with particular reference to de novo lipogenesis
    Y Schutz
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine and Biology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:S3-S11. 2004

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of free-living physical activity in humans: an overview of currently available and proposed new measures
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Obes Res 9:368-79. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint A new accelerometric method to assess the daily walking practice
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:111-8. 2002
    ..To describe a method to obtain a profile of the duration and intensity (speed) of walking periods over 24 hours in women under free-living conditions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of speed of human locomotion using a differential satellite global positioning system
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:642-6. 2000
    ..The objective was to explore whether a satellite-based navigation system, global positioning system used in differential mode (DGPS), could accurately assess the speed of running in humans...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fat-free mass index and fat mass index percentiles in Caucasians aged 18-98 y
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:953-60. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Obesity in Switzerland: a critical assessment of prevalence in children and adults
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne and School Medical Services, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:S3-S11. 2002
    ..It will permit monitoring of the dynamic evolution of obesity prevalence as well as the development of appropriate strategies (taking into account the specificity of each country) for obesity prevention and treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of Na(+)-K(+)-ATPase by digoxin and its relation with energy expenditure and nutrient oxidation rate
    X Lyon
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Am J Physiol 268:E1051-6. 1995
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Thermogenic effect of the new beta-adrenoreceptor agonist Ro 16-8714 in healthy male volunteers
    C Henny
    Department of Internal Medicine, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes 11:473-83. 1987
    ..It is concluded that in lean individuals Ro 16-8714 is a potent thermogenic agent; however, new beta-adrenoceptor agonists should be developed in order to avoid the tachycardia associated with the thermogenic effect...
  8. ncbi request reprint Role of substrate utilization and thermogenesis on body-weight control with particular reference to alcohol
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon 7, CH 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Proc Nutr Soc 59:511-7. 2000
    ..However, there is still a lack of experimental studies on the influence of EtOH on the level of spontaneous physical activity in man. This effect may well depend on the dose of EtOH consumed as well as other intrinsic factors...
  9. doi request reprint Pregnancy-related changes in activity energy expenditure and resting metabolic rate in Switzerland
    K Melzer
    Institute of Movement Sciences and Sports Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1185-91. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Concept of fat balance in human obesity revisited with particular reference to de novo lipogenesis
    Y Schutz
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine and Biology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:S3-S11. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the mechanical power of walking by satellite positioning system (GPS)
    P Terrier
    Institute of Physiology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:1912-8. 2001
    ..However, the design of the receiver and the antenna must be adapted to human experiments and a thorough validation study remains to be conducted...
  12. ncbi request reprint Acute creatine ingestion in human: consequences on serum creatine and creatinine concentrations
    J M Schedel
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Lausanne University, Switzerland
    Life Sci 65:2463-70. 1999
    ..However, further studies are required to explore the prolonged effect of Cr on Crn metabolism...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of thermogenic activity induced by the new sympathomimetic Ro 16-8714 between normal and obese subjects
    C Henny
    Department of Internal Medecine, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes 12:227-36. 1988
    ..Heart rate, systolic blood pressure, insulin and FFA were increased without any significant difference between the two groups. This study shows that Ro 16-8714 is a potent thermogenic agent both in normal and obese subjects...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acute creatine loading enhances human growth hormone secretion
    J M Schedel
    Laboratory of Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics, Graduate School of Physical Education, Chukyo University, Toyota, Japan
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 40:336-42. 2000
    ..The main objective of this study was to explore the effect of acute creatine (Cr) ingestion on the secretion of human growth hormone (GH)...
  15. doi request reprint Pre-pregnancy and pregnancy predictors of obesity
    K Melzer
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Movement Sciences and Sports Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:S44-52. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Daily physical activity assessment: what is the importance of upper limb movements vs whole body movements?
    H Kumahara
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Biology and Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:1105-10. 2004
    ..This study examined the relationship between upper limb movements and whole body trunk movements, by simultaneously measuring energy expenditure during the course of the day...
  17. ncbi request reprint The biomechanic origin of sprint performance enhancement after one-week creatine supplementation
    J M Schedel
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Jpn J Physiol 50:273-6. 2000
    ..In conclusion, exogenous Cr enhanced sprinting performance by increasing SF. This result may be related to the recent findings of shortening in muscular relaxation time after Cr supplementation...
  18. doi request reprint Non-contact assessment of waist circumference: will tape measurements become progressively obsolete?
    Y Schutz
    Department of Physiology, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:269-72. 2012
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  19. ncbi request reprint Whole-body protein turnover and resting energy expenditure in obese, prepubertal children
    Y Schutz
    Institute of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:857-62. 1999
    ..Obesity is becoming more frequent in children; understanding the extent to which this condition affects not only carbohydrate and lipid metabolism but also protein metabolism is of paramount importance...
  20. ncbi request reprint Use of hand-to-hand impedancemetry to predict body composition of African women as measured by air displacement plethysmography
    A Gartner
    Nutrition Unit, UR 106 WHO Collaborating Centre for Nutrition, IRD Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, Montpellier, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:523-31. 2004
    ..To test the validity of a simple, rapid, field-adapted, portable hand-held impedancemeter (HHI) for the estimation of lean body mass (LBM) and percentage body fat (%BF) in African women, and to develop specific predictive equations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Substrate metabolism, nutrient balance and obesity development in children and adolescents: a target for intervention?
    M Sun
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Verona, Polyclinic, Verona, Italy
    Obes Rev 5:183-8. 2004
    ..Several future directions are addressed, such that a combination of increased physical activity and modification in diet composition, in terms of energy density and glycemic index, is recommended for children and adolescents...
  22. ncbi request reprint Motor overactivity and loss of motor circadian rhythm in fatal familial insomnia: an actigraphic study
    G Plazzi
    Institute of Neurology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Sleep 20:739-42. 1997
    ..Chronic motor overactivity and loss of circadian rest-activity rhythm may play a role in the progressive metabolic exhaustion leading to death in FFI patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Body size and early growth in appropriate- and large-for-gestational-age infants
    M Sun
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Verona, Polyclinic, Verona, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 92:1127-32. 2003
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