Prabhakaran Babu Balagopal

Summary

Affiliation: Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity-related cardiovascular risk in children and the role of lifestyle changes
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 1:269-74; quiz 275-6. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Obesity without established comorbidities of the metabolic syndrome is associated with a proinflammatory and prothrombotic state, even before the onset of puberty in children
    Nelly Mauras
    Nemours Children s Clinic, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, Florida 32207, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1060-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle-only intervention attenuates the inflammatory state associated with obesity: a randomized controlled study in adolescents
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic, Mayo Clinic and Mayo School of Medicine, University of Florida, Jacksonville 32207, USA
    J Pediatr 146:342-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Reversal of obesity-related hypoadiponectinemia by lifestyle intervention: a controlled, randomized study in obese adolescents
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, Florida 32207, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:6192-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Oxandrolone enhances skeletal muscle myosin synthesis and alters global gene expression profile in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 290:E530-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and cardiovascular health in children
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    Pediatr Ann 35:814-8, 820-1. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Reduction of elevated serum retinol binding protein in obese children by lifestyle intervention: association with subclinical inflammation
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, and Nemours Children s Clinic, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1971-4. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Changes in circulating satiety hormones in obese children: a randomized controlled physical activity-based intervention study
    Prabhakaran Babu Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1747-53. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Response of fractional synthesis rate (FSR) of fibrinogen, concentration of D-dimer and fibrinolytic balance to physical activity-based intervention in obese children
    P Balagopal
    Nemours Childrens Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 6:1296-303. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Biomarkers for cardiovascular risk in children
    Jose A Canas
    Nemours Children s Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32207, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 28:103-14. 2013

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity-related cardiovascular risk in children and the role of lifestyle changes
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 1:269-74; quiz 275-6. 2006
    ..This review focuses on the obesity-related nontraditional risk factors for cardiovascular disease in children and the role of lifestyle changes in modulating these risk factors...
  2. doi request reprint Obesity without established comorbidities of the metabolic syndrome is associated with a proinflammatory and prothrombotic state, even before the onset of puberty in children
    Nelly Mauras
    Nemours Children s Clinic, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, Florida 32207, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1060-8. 2010
    ..Whether biomarkers like hsCRP and fibrinogen are useful in assessing cardiovascular risk and whether these abnormalities are reversible with earlier therapeutic interventions in very young obese children requires further study...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle-only intervention attenuates the inflammatory state associated with obesity: a randomized controlled study in adolescents
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic, Mayo Clinic and Mayo School of Medicine, University of Florida, Jacksonville 32207, USA
    J Pediatr 146:342-8. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Reversal of obesity-related hypoadiponectinemia by lifestyle intervention: a controlled, randomized study in obese adolescents
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, Florida 32207, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:6192-7. 2005
    ..The potential relationship between adiponectin and inflammation and its modulation by lifestyle intervention in the pediatric obese population remain unclear...
  5. ncbi request reprint Oxandrolone enhances skeletal muscle myosin synthesis and alters global gene expression profile in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 290:E530-9. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and cardiovascular health in children
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    Pediatr Ann 35:814-8, 820-1. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Reduction of elevated serum retinol binding protein in obese children by lifestyle intervention: association with subclinical inflammation
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, and Nemours Children s Clinic, 807 Children s Way, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1971-4. 2007
    ..The role of RBP4 in pediatric obesity, its relationship with subclinical inflammation, and its response to lifestyle changes are not elucidated...
  8. doi request reprint Changes in circulating satiety hormones in obese children: a randomized controlled physical activity-based intervention study
    Prabhakaran Babu Balagopal
    Nemours Children s Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1747-53. 2010
    ..These beneficial effects appear to aid in the maintenance of body weight and reduction in cardiovascular risk...
  9. doi request reprint Response of fractional synthesis rate (FSR) of fibrinogen, concentration of D-dimer and fibrinolytic balance to physical activity-based intervention in obese children
    P Balagopal
    Nemours Childrens Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32207, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 6:1296-303. 2008
    ..Physical activity-induced reduction in obesity-related hyperfibrinogenemia in children has been reported. The underlying mechanisms remain elusive. Further, the effect of such interventions on fibrinolysis in children is scarce...
  10. doi request reprint Biomarkers for cardiovascular risk in children
    Jose A Canas
    Nemours Children s Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32207, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 28:103-14. 2013
    ..As full-blown CVD is not present in childhood, there is a critical need for surrogate markers to best assess, predict, and treat the children who are vulnerable to developing CVD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Metabolic effects of oral versus transdermal estrogen in growth hormone-treated girls with turner syndrome
    Nelly Mauras
    Nemours Children s Clinic, 807 Childrens Way, Jacksonville, Florida 32207, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:4154-60. 2007
    ..Transdermal (TD) estrogen is often preferred over the oral route in postmenopausal and GH-deficient women taking estrogen, but this has not been studied in detail in girls...
  12. ncbi request reprint Increased synthesis rate of fibrinogen as a basis for its elevated plasma levels in obese female adolescents
    Prabhakaran Balagopal
    Nemours Research Program, Department of Research, Nemours Children s Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32207, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 282:E899-904. 2002
    ..This finding may have important implications in the design of therapies for modulating plasma fibrinogen levels in obesity and/or CVD in childhood...