Lorna S Aucott
Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
- Weight loss in obese diabetic and non-diabetic individuals and long-term diabetes outcomes--a systematic reviewL Aucott
Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Diabetes Obes Metab 6:85-94. 2004....
- Effects of lifestyle interventions and long-term weight loss on lipid outcomes - a systematic reviewL Aucott
Section of Population Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Obes Rev 12:e412-25. 2011..Individual patient data analysis would facilitate this, uncover baseline, medication and confounding effects, and may identify successful program components enabling more effective obesity prevention and treatment strategies...
- Long-term weight loss from lifestyle intervention benefits blood pressure?: a systematic reviewLorna Aucott
Medical Statistician, Section of Population Health, Polwarth Building, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, UK
Hypertension 54:756-62. 2009..Such an analysis would enable effective development of preventative interventions for both hypertension and obesity...
- Influences of weight loss on long-term diabetes outcomesLorna S Aucott
Departments of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
Proc Nutr Soc 67:54-9. 2008..There is little research evidence for those individuals who are overweight or just obese, indicating areas of future research in terms of prevention of both obesity and diabetes...
- Effects of weight loss in overweight/obese individuals and long-term hypertension outcomes: a systematic reviewLorna Aucott
Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Hypertension 45:1035-41. 2005..The weight/hypertension relationship is complex and needs well-conducted studies with long-term follow-up to examine the effects of weight loss on hypertension outcomes...
- Changes in the prevalence of asthma, eczema and hay fever in pre-pubertal children: a 40-year perspectiveG McNeill
Departments of Child Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:506-12. 2009..001). The differences in the time trends for the different conditions suggest that the causal factors for wheeze and asthma differ from those for other allergic diseases of childhood...
- Dietary patterns, bone resorption and bone mineral density in early post-menopausal Scottish womenA C Hardcastle
Bone and Musculoskeletal Research Programme, Division of Applied Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Eur J Clin Nutr 65:378-85. 2011..Dietary patterns may provide insights into which foods are important and how nutrition affects bone health. The aim of this study was to investigate the associations between dietary patterns, bone turnover and bone mineral density (BMD)...
- Effects of weight loss in overweight/obese individuals and long-term lipid outcomes--a systematic reviewA Poobalan
Department of Child Health, Medical School, University of Aberdeen, UK
Obes Rev 5:43-50. 2004..Weight loss has long-term beneficial effects especially on LDL and cholesterol. Weight loss in obese patients should be encouraged and sustained...
- Analysis of the UK recommendations on obesity based on a proposed implementation frameworkAmudha S Poobalan
Section of Population Health, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Medical School, Polwarth Building, Aberdeen, UK
BMC Public Health 10:17. 2010..The recommendations, while based on evidence, are not formulated in a way that readily leads to implementation. This paper analyses the recent UK recommendations on obesity using a proposed implementation framework...
- Physical activity attitudes, intentions and behaviour among 18-25 year olds: a mixed method studyAmudha S Poobalan
Public Health Nutrition Research Group, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
BMC Public Health 12:640. 2012..The purpose of this study was to explore physical activity (PA) behaviour among 18-25 year olds with influential factors including attitudes, motivators and barriers...
- Weight change in adult life and health outcomesAlison M Elliott
Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, United Kingdom
Obes Res 13:1784-92. 2005..To investigate the relationship between weight change in adult life and subsequent mortality and cancer incidence in women...
- Nutritional status and subsequent all-cause mortality in men and women aged 75 years or over living in the communityXueli Jia
Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
Br J Nutr 98:593-9. 2007..Randomized controlled trials of lifestyle changes which improve vitamin status are needed to assess whether these associations could be causal...
- Systematic review of the long-term effects and economic consequences of treatments for obesity and implications for health improvementA Avenell
Heath Services Unit, University of Aberdeen, UK
Health Technol Assess 8:iii-iv, 1-182. 2004..Drug trials that include dietary advice, plus exercise and/or behaviour therapy are also needed. Research exploring effective types of exercise, diet or behaviour and also interventions to prevent obesity in adults is required...