Anna Sijtsma

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Groningen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is directly measured physical activity related to adiposity in preschool children?
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:389-400. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Validation of the TracmorD triaxial accelerometer to assess physical activity in preschool children
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Groningen, UMCG, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1877-83. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Waist-to-height ratio, waist circumference and BMI as indicators of percentage fat mass and cardiometabolic risk factors in children aged 3-7 years
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 33:311-5. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Energy requirements for maintenance and growth in 3- to 4-year-olds may be overestimated by existing equations
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology Department of Pediatrics, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 58:642-6. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Infant movement opportunities are related to early growth--GECKO Drenthe cohort
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology of the University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Early Hum Dev 89:457-61. 2013

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Is directly measured physical activity related to adiposity in preschool children?
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:389-400. 2011
    ..Further studies using directly measured physical activity and percentage body fat to define adiposity are needed to draw more firm conclusions...
  2. doi request reprint Validation of the TracmorD triaxial accelerometer to assess physical activity in preschool children
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Groningen, UMCG, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1877-83. 2013
    ..To assess validity evidence of TracmorD to determine energy used for physical activity in 3-4-year-old children...
  3. doi request reprint Waist-to-height ratio, waist circumference and BMI as indicators of percentage fat mass and cardiometabolic risk factors in children aged 3-7 years
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 33:311-5. 2014
    ..To assess whether waist-to-height-ratio (WHtR) is a better estimate of body fat percentage (BF%) and a better indicator of cardiometabolic risk factors than BMI or waist circumference (WC) in young children...
  4. ncbi request reprint Energy requirements for maintenance and growth in 3- to 4-year-olds may be overestimated by existing equations
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology Department of Pediatrics, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 58:642-6. 2014
    ..We compared energy requirements for maintenance, measured by indirect calorimetry against existing equations predicting these requirements in 3- to 4-year-old children...
  5. doi request reprint Infant movement opportunities are related to early growth--GECKO Drenthe cohort
    Anna Sijtsma
    Department of Epidemiology of the University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Early Hum Dev 89:457-61. 2013
    ..Movement by an infant during the first year of life might influence its activity level and thereby influence growth in early childhood...