William W Wong

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An innovative summer camp program improves weight and self-esteem in obese children
    William W Wong
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:493-7. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration of underserved minority children in a cross-sectional study
    William W Wong
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:648. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Body weight has no impact on self-esteem of minority children living in inner city, low-income neighborhoods: a cross-sectional study
    William W Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Pediatr 14:19. 2014
  4. pmc A hydrogen gas-water equilibration method produces accurate and precise stable hydrogen isotope ratio measurements in nutrition studies
    William W Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, USDA Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Nutr 142:2057-62. 2012
  5. pmc Effect of soy isoflavone supplementation on nitric oxide metabolism and blood pressure in menopausal women
    William W Wong
    U S Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1487-94. 2012
  6. pmc Soy isoflavone supplementation and bone mineral density in menopausal women: a 2-y multicenter clinical trial
    William W Wong
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1433-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The doubly labeled water method produces highly reproducible longitudinal results in nutrition studies
    William W Wong
    USDA Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
    J Nutr 144:777-83. 2014
  8. pmc Validation of cross-sectional time series and multivariate adaptive regression splines models for the prediction of energy expenditure in children and adolescents using doubly labeled water
    Nancy F Butte
    USDA Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Nutr 140:1516-23. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint A residential summer camp can reduce body fat and improve health-related quality of life in obese children
    William W Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:83-5. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Multicomponent school-initiated obesity intervention in a high-risk, Hispanic elementary school
    William J Klish
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 54:113-6. 2012

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint An innovative summer camp program improves weight and self-esteem in obese children
    William W Wong
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:493-7. 2009
    ..7+/-1.2 kg), BMI (-1.60+/-0.48 kg/m), BMI z score (-0.12+/-0.06), number of curl ups (+10.9+/-21.5), systolic and diastolic blood pressure (-10.8+/-13.4 and -9.4+/-5.5 mmHg, respectively), and heart rate (-8.2+/-12.7 bpm)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration of underserved minority children in a cross-sectional study
    William W Wong
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:648. 2013
    ..The study measured the sleep duration of underserved minority children living in a large US urban environment using accelerometry and its relationship with BMI, socioeconomic status (SES), gender, ethnicity and physical activity...
  3. doi request reprint Body weight has no impact on self-esteem of minority children living in inner city, low-income neighborhoods: a cross-sectional study
    William W Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Pediatr 14:19. 2014
    ..The relationship between body weight and self-esteem among underserved minority children is not well documented...
  4. pmc A hydrogen gas-water equilibration method produces accurate and precise stable hydrogen isotope ratio measurements in nutrition studies
    William W Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, USDA Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Nutr 142:2057-62. 2012
    ..The method greatly reduces the analytical cost and could easily be adopted by laboratories equipped with a continuous-flow isotope ratio mass spectrometer...
  5. pmc Effect of soy isoflavone supplementation on nitric oxide metabolism and blood pressure in menopausal women
    William W Wong
    U S Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1487-94. 2012
    ..The efficacy of soy isoflavone supplementation to stimulate nitric oxide production and lower blood pressure in menopausal women with high normal blood pressure remains unknown...
  6. pmc Soy isoflavone supplementation and bone mineral density in menopausal women: a 2-y multicenter clinical trial
    William W Wong
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1433-9. 2009
    ..Although purported to protect against bone loss, the efficacy of soy isoflavone supplementation in the prevention of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women remains controversial...
  7. ncbi request reprint The doubly labeled water method produces highly reproducible longitudinal results in nutrition studies
    William W Wong
    USDA Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
    J Nutr 144:777-83. 2014
    ..This trial was registered at clinicaltrials.gov as NCT00427193. ..
  8. pmc Validation of cross-sectional time series and multivariate adaptive regression splines models for the prediction of energy expenditure in children and adolescents using doubly labeled water
    Nancy F Butte
    USDA Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Nutr 140:1516-23. 2010
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  9. ncbi request reprint A residential summer camp can reduce body fat and improve health-related quality of life in obese children
    William W Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:83-5. 2013
    ..Significant reduction in body fat was detected with significant improvements in the weight-related quality of life scores...
  10. doi request reprint Multicomponent school-initiated obesity intervention in a high-risk, Hispanic elementary school
    William J Klish
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 54:113-6. 2012
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  11. ncbi request reprint Energy requirements during pregnancy based on total energy expenditure and energy deposition
    Nancy F Butte
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:1078-87. 2004
    ..Energy requirements during pregnancy remain controversial because of uncertainties regarding maternal fat deposition and reductions in physical activity...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of soy isoflavone supplementation on menopausal quality of life
    Paula Amato
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 4501, USA
    Menopause 20:443-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effect of soy isoflavone supplementation on quality of life in postmenopausal women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Energy requirements of women of reproductive age
    Nancy F Butte
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:630-8. 2003
    ..The energy requirements of women have been based on total energy expenditure (TEE) derived from the factorial approach or as multiples of basal metabolic rate (BMR)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of fan-beam DXA measurements in adults and phantoms
    Kenneth J Ellis
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Densitom 7:413-8. 2004
    ..Comparisons based solely on the use of a spine phantom are insufficient to ensure compatibility of human bone mineral data at other bone sites or for the whole body...
  15. pmc Energy requirements in nonobese men and women: results from CALERIE
    Leanne M Redman
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA LMR, CKM, and ER the Duke Clinical Research Institute and Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC WEK and MB the USDA Jean Mayer Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA SKD and SB Roberts the Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO SB Racette and LF the Department of Medicine, Salerno University Medical School, Salerno, Italy LF CEINGE Biotecnologie Avanzate, Napoli, Italy LF and the USDA Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX WWW
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:71-8. 2014
    ..The energy intake necessary to maintain weight and body composition is called the energy requirement for weight maintenance and can be determined by using the doubly labeled water (DLW) method...
  16. ncbi request reprint Composition of gestational weight gain impacts maternal fat retention and infant birth weight
    Nancy F Butte
    U S Department of Agriculture Agriculture Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1423-32. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate how changes in gestational weight and body composition affect infant birth weight and maternal fat retention after delivery in underweight, normal-weight and overweight women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Body-composition assessment in infancy: air-displacement plethysmography compared with a reference 4-compartment model
    Kenneth J Ellis
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:90-5. 2007
    ..A better understanding of the associations of early infant nutrition and growth with adult health requires accurate assessment of body composition in infancy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prediction of energy expenditure and physical activity in preschoolers
    Nancy F Butte
    1USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 2Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, University of Delaware, Newark, DE and 3Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1216-26. 2014
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  19. ncbi request reprint Evaluating body fat in girls and female adolescents: advantages and disadvantages of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry
    William W Wong
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center and Texas Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:384-9. 2002
    ..However, DXA has not been fully evaluated against an independent criterion method of measuring body fatness in young females...
  20. ncbi request reprint Park-based obesity intervention program for inner-city minority children
    Cresendo L Bush
    Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030 2399, USA
    J Pediatr 151:513-7, 517.e1. 2007
    ..To assess an intervention strategy--a 6-week obesity intervention program, Project KidFIT, at 3 Houston, Texas park centers--to address the obesity epidemic in minority children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Factors regulating gastric emptying in preterm infants
    Alex Ramirez
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
    J Pediatr 149:475-9. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Breast milk intake is not reduced more by the introduction of energy dense complementary food than by typical infant porridge
    Lauren Galpin
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Nutr 137:1828-33. 2007
    ..69 for effect of type of food). The results suggest that complementary feeding of Malawian infants with FS has the same effect on their breast milk intake as complementary feeding with traditional CSB porridge...
  23. ncbi request reprint Influence of changes in lactase activity and small-intestinal mucosal growth on lactose digestion and absorption in preterm infants
    Robert J Shulman
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:472-9. 2005
    ..Feeding intolerance (ie, achieving and maintaining full enteral feedings) is a significant problem in preterm infants. A relation exists between feeding intolerance and incomplete lactose digestion...