Leone C A Craig

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Significant others, situations and infant feeding behaviour change processes: a serial qualitative interview study
    Rhona J McInnes
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:114. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Overweight and cardiovascular risk factors in 4- to 18-year-olds
    Leone C A Craig
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Liberty Safe Work Research Centre, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Obes Facts 1:237-42. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Dietary patterns of school-age children in Scotland: association with socio-economic indicators, physical activity and obesity
    Leone C A Craig
    Population Health, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Br J Nutr 103:319-34. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Sugar and fat intake among children in Scotland: what is needed to reach the dietary targets?
    Geraldine McNeill
    Population Health Section, Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 13:1286-94. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Growing up before growing out: secular trends in height, weight and obesity in 5--6-year-old children born between 1970 and 2006
    Sarah M Smith
    Department of Child Health, University of Aberdeen, Royal Aberdeen Children s Hospital, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:269-73. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Sugar intake and dental decay: results from a national survey of children in Scotland
    Lindsey F Masson
    Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Br J Nutr 104:1555-64. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Spirometry in 5-year-olds--validation of current guidelines and the relation with asthma
    Stephen W Turner
    Department of Child Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:1144-51. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Associations between fetal size, maternal {alpha}-tocopherol and childhood asthma
    Stephen W Turner
    Department of Child Health, University of Aberdeen, Royal Aberdeen Children s Hospital, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZG, UK
    Thorax 65:391-7. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Low maternal vitamin E intake during pregnancy is associated with asthma in 5-year-old children
    Graham Devereux
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZB, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:499-507. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Maternal vitamin D intake during pregnancy and early childhood wheezing
    Graham Devereux
    Department of Environmental, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:853-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Significant others, situations and infant feeding behaviour change processes: a serial qualitative interview study
    Rhona J McInnes
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:114. 2013
    ..The dominant approach to achieving this has been to educate and support women to start and continue breastfeeding rather than understanding behaviour change processes from a broader perspective...
  2. doi request reprint Overweight and cardiovascular risk factors in 4- to 18-year-olds
    Leone C A Craig
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Liberty Safe Work Research Centre, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Obes Facts 1:237-42. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationships between overweight and high waist circumference and cardiovascular risk factors in children...
  3. doi request reprint Dietary patterns of school-age children in Scotland: association with socio-economic indicators, physical activity and obesity
    Leone C A Craig
    Population Health, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Br J Nutr 103:319-34. 2010
    ..This has implications for targeting health promotion at subgroups in terms of lifestyle changes required...
  4. doi request reprint Sugar and fat intake among children in Scotland: what is needed to reach the dietary targets?
    Geraldine McNeill
    Population Health Section, Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 13:1286-94. 2010
    ..To assess the intake and sources of non-milk extrinsic sugars (NMES) and fat among children in Scotland in relation to socio-economic status, and to estimate the changes in diet required to achieve recommended levels of intake...
  5. doi request reprint Growing up before growing out: secular trends in height, weight and obesity in 5--6-year-old children born between 1970 and 2006
    Sarah M Smith
    Department of Child Health, University of Aberdeen, Royal Aberdeen Children s Hospital, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:269-73. 2013
    ..This was a whole-population study of height, weight and obesity prevalence in 5-6-year-old children born between 1970 and 2006 in the Grampian region, north east Scotland...
  6. doi request reprint Sugar intake and dental decay: results from a national survey of children in Scotland
    Lindsey F Masson
    Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Br J Nutr 104:1555-64. 2010
    ..39, 95% CI 1.97, 5.82). In order to improve dental health in children in Scotland, dental health strategies must continue to stress the importance of both reduced NMES intake and good oral hygiene...
  7. ncbi request reprint Spirometry in 5-year-olds--validation of current guidelines and the relation with asthma
    Stephen W Turner
    Department of Child Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:1144-51. 2007
    ..Our primary aim was to validate 2005 ATS-ERS Task Force standards for spirometry in adults and older children among a population of 5-year-old children. Our secondary aim was to relate spirometry to asthma symptoms...
  8. doi request reprint Associations between fetal size, maternal {alpha}-tocopherol and childhood asthma
    Stephen W Turner
    Department of Child Health, University of Aberdeen, Royal Aberdeen Children s Hospital, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZG, UK
    Thorax 65:391-7. 2010
    ..002). CONCLUSIONS These findings support the concept of very early fetal programming of respiratory disease. Maternal vitamin E status may be one determinant for growth of the fetus and fetal lungs during early pregnancy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Low maternal vitamin E intake during pregnancy is associated with asthma in 5-year-old children
    Graham Devereux
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZB, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:499-507. 2006
    ..We have previously reported an association between reduced maternal vitamin E intake during pregnancy and wheezing in 2-yr-old children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Maternal vitamin D intake during pregnancy and early childhood wheezing
    Graham Devereux
    Department of Environmental, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:853-9. 2007
    ..Maternal intake of vitamin D in pregnancy is a potentially modifiable but understudied risk factor for the development of asthma in children...