S J Ulijaszek

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Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Seven models of population obesity
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Unit for Biocultural Variation and Obesity, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Angiology 59:34S-8S. 2008
  2. doi request reprint One reason why waist-to-height ratio is usually better related to chronic disease risk and outcome than body mass index
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Unit for Biocultural Variation and Obesity, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6PF, UK
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 64:269-73. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Socio-economic status, forms of capital and obesity
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6PF, UK
    J Gastrointest Cancer 43:3-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Nutrition transition and dietary energy availability in Eastern Europe after the collapse of communism
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Unit for Biocultural Variation and Obesity, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, 51 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PF, UK
    Econ Hum Biol 5:359-69. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Frameworks of population obesity and the use of cultural consensus modeling in the study of environments contributing to obesity
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Unit for Biocultural Variation and Obesity, University of Oxford, 51 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PF, UK
    Econ Hum Biol 5:443-57. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The international growth standard for children and adolescents project: environmental influences on preadolescent and adolescent growth in weight and height
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Food Nutr Bull 27:S279-94. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Obesity: a disorder of convenience
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Obes Rev 8:183-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status, body size and physical activity of adults on Rarotonga, the Cook Islands
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Biological Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 28:554-63. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric measurement error and the assessment of nutritional status
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Biological Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Nutr 82:165-77. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Increasing body size among adult cook islanders between 1966 and 1996
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Biological Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 28:363-73. 2001

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Seven models of population obesity
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Unit for Biocultural Variation and Obesity, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Angiology 59:34S-8S. 2008
    ..Although there is an overlap between various of these models, there remains a lack of consensus concerning obesity causation at the population level. This is a major problem in study of, and intervention in, obesity among populations...
  2. doi request reprint One reason why waist-to-height ratio is usually better related to chronic disease risk and outcome than body mass index
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Unit for Biocultural Variation and Obesity, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6PF, UK
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 64:269-73. 2013
    ..This may contribute to the weaker relationships of chronic disease markers and outcomes with BMI than with wtHR...
  3. doi request reprint Socio-economic status, forms of capital and obesity
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6PF, UK
    J Gastrointest Cancer 43:3-7. 2012
    ..These are, however, incomplete explanations for the relationships between societal inequalities and obesity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nutrition transition and dietary energy availability in Eastern Europe after the collapse of communism
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Unit for Biocultural Variation and Obesity, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, 51 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PF, UK
    Econ Hum Biol 5:359-69. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Frameworks of population obesity and the use of cultural consensus modeling in the study of environments contributing to obesity
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Unit for Biocultural Variation and Obesity, University of Oxford, 51 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PF, UK
    Econ Hum Biol 5:443-57. 2007
    ..A new way to identify cultural coherence of groups and populations in relation to environments contributing to obesity is put forward here, that of cultural consensus modeling...
  6. ncbi request reprint The international growth standard for children and adolescents project: environmental influences on preadolescent and adolescent growth in weight and height
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Food Nutr Bull 27:S279-94. 2006
    ..There are a small number of populations that show extreme patterns of growth in body size and proportion in preadolescence and adolescence, and these should be excluded from the sample frame...
  7. ncbi request reprint Obesity: a disorder of convenience
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Obes Rev 8:183-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status, body size and physical activity of adults on Rarotonga, the Cook Islands
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Biological Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 28:554-63. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric measurement error and the assessment of nutritional status
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Biological Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Nutr 82:165-77. 1999
    ..Anthropometry is an important tool for nutritional assessment, and the techniques reported here should allow increased precision of measurement, and improved interpretation of anthropometric data...
  10. ncbi request reprint Increasing body size among adult cook islanders between 1966 and 1996
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Biological Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 28:363-73. 2001
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  11. ncbi request reprint Secular trend in birthweight among the Purari delta population, Papua New Guinea
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Biological Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 28:246-55. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint Potential seasonal ecological challenge of heat strain among Australian Aboriginal people practicing traditional subsistence methods: a computer simulation
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Biological Anthropology, University of Oxford, 58 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6QS, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol 116:236-45. 2001
    ..While extended work times may have been needed to acquire adequate food under traditional conditions, work output could have been limited by potential heat strain under some conditions likely to have prevailed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Maternal work and childhood nutritional status among the Purari, Papua New Guinea
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    School of Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6QS, United Kingdom
    Am J Hum Biol 15:472-8. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Comparative energetics of primate fetal growth
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    School of Anthropology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6QS, UK
    Am J Hum Biol 14:603-8. 2002
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  15. ncbi request reprint Village distance from urban centre as the prime modernization variable in differences in blood pressure and body mass index of adults of the Purari delta of the Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 32:326-38. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Trends in body size, diet and food availability in the Cook Islands in the second half of the 20th century
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, 51 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PF, UK
    Econ Hum Biol 1:123-37. 2003
    ..It is speculated that excessive energy intake relative to requirement is more likely to predispose to positive energy balance and weight gain than decline in energy expenditure, although to a lower extent than in 1966 and 1952...
  17. ncbi request reprint Human eating behaviour in an evolutionary ecological context
    Stanley J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, 51 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 61:517-26. 2002
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  18. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic factors associated with physique of adults of the Purari delta of the Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 30:316-28. 2003
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  19. ncbi request reprint Body size and physical activity levels of adults on Rarotonga, the Cook Islands
    S J Ulijaszek
    Institute of Biological Anthropology, University of Oxford, 58 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6QS, UK
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 52:453-61. 2001
    ..65 (females). Weekday physical activity is negatively associated with age, in nonlinear fashion. The PALs of adult Cook Islanders living a largely modernised lifestyle is lower in older age groups but does not vary by occupation category...
  20. ncbi request reprint Energetics and evolution: an emerging research domain
    William R Leonard
    Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 14:547-50. 2002
    ..It represents a starting point for further integrative research on human evolutionary energetics...
  21. ncbi request reprint Intra-individual variation in RMR in older people
    Megan R D Gibbons
    Nutrition and Food Science Group, School of Biological and Molecular Sciences, Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK
    Br J Nutr 91:485-9. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the results from the present study indicate that intra-individual variation in RMR was low in older people. The intra-individual variation in the elderly is similar to that seen in younger age groups...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effects of fatness and fat distribution on respiratory functions
    Slawomir Koziel
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kuznicza 35, 50 951 Wroclaw, Poland
    Ann Hum Biol 34:123-31. 2007
    ..Inverse relationships between respiratory function and indices of obesity and fat distribution have been reported, but it remains unclear which measure of obesity shows the strongest relationship with lung function...