Moonseong Heo

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Power and sample sizes for linkage with extreme sampling under an oligogenic model for quantitative traits
    Moonseong Heo
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Behav Genet 32:23-36. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Obesity and functional impairment: influence of comorbidity, joint pain, and mental health
    Moonseong Heo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2030-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Associations of body mass index and anthropometric indicators of fat mass and fat free mass with all-cause mortality among women in the first and second National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys follow-up studies
    Shankuan Zhu
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:286-93. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Determinants of leptin gene expression in fat depots of lean mice
    Yiying Zhang
    Division of Molecular Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, and the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 282:R226-34. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Weight criticism during physical activity, coping skills, and reported physical activity in children
    Myles S Faith
    Obesity Research Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Pediatrics 110:e23. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity and quality of life: mediating effects of pain and comorbidities
    Moonseong Heo
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians, New York, New York, USA
    Obes Res 11:209-16. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference and obesity-associated risk factors among whites in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey: clinical action thresholds
    Shankuan Zhu
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Institute of Human Nutrition, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:743-9. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Is percentage body fat differentially related to body mass index in Hispanic Americans, African Americans, and European Americans?
    Jose R Fernandez
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and the Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:71-5. 2003
  9. pmc Bias in estimates of quantitative-trait-locus effect in genome scans: demonstration of the phenomenon and a method-of-moments procedure for reducing bias
    David B Allison
    Department of Biostatistics and Center for Research on Clinical Nutrition, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 0022, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 70:575-85. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Changes in the prevalence of US adults with arthritis who meet physical activity recommendations, 2001-2003
    Kevin R Fontaine
    Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle Rm 1B 17, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 11:13-6. 2005

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Power and sample sizes for linkage with extreme sampling under an oligogenic model for quantitative traits
    Moonseong Heo
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Behav Genet 32:23-36. 2002
    ..However, power to detect a locus with the lesser (in magnitude) displacement effect does not necessarily increase with extremity of sampling. Combinations of extreme discordant and extreme concordant sibling pairs are briefly discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Obesity and functional impairment: influence of comorbidity, joint pain, and mental health
    Moonseong Heo
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2030-8. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Associations of body mass index and anthropometric indicators of fat mass and fat free mass with all-cause mortality among women in the first and second National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys follow-up studies
    Shankuan Zhu
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:286-93. 2003
    ..This study tests whether fat mass (FM) and fat free mass (FFM) have opposite associations with mortality in a nationally representative sample of females...
  4. ncbi request reprint Determinants of leptin gene expression in fat depots of lean mice
    Yiying Zhang
    Division of Molecular Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, and the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 282:R226-34. 2002
    ..The strong correlation between leptin gene expression and adipocyte volume supports leptin's physiological role as a humoral signal of fat mass...
  5. ncbi request reprint Weight criticism during physical activity, coping skills, and reported physical activity in children
    Myles S Faith
    Obesity Research Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Pediatrics 110:e23. 2002
    ..National health guidelines advocate increased physical activity in children and adolescents, but specific goals are not being achieved. Data are needed on variables that influence children's decision to be active or sedentary...
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity and quality of life: mediating effects of pain and comorbidities
    Moonseong Heo
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians, New York, New York, USA
    Obes Res 11:209-16. 2003
    ..To estimate the association between body mass index (BMI) and health-related quality of life (HRQL) and examine whether joint pain and obesity-related comorbidities mediate the BMI-HRQL association...
  7. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference and obesity-associated risk factors among whites in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey: clinical action thresholds
    Shankuan Zhu
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Institute of Human Nutrition, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:743-9. 2002
    ..Waist circumference (WC) is strongly linked to obesity-associated risks. However, currently proposed WC risk thresholds are not based on associations with obesity-related risk factors but rather with body mass index (BMI; in kg/m(2))...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is percentage body fat differentially related to body mass index in Hispanic Americans, African Americans, and European Americans?
    Jose R Fernandez
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and the Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:71-5. 2003
    ....
  9. pmc Bias in estimates of quantitative-trait-locus effect in genome scans: demonstration of the phenomenon and a method-of-moments procedure for reducing bias
    David B Allison
    Department of Biostatistics and Center for Research on Clinical Nutrition, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 0022, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 70:575-85. 2002
    ..Finally, limitations of the MOM approach are noted, and we discuss some alternative procedures that may also reduce bias...
  10. ncbi request reprint Changes in the prevalence of US adults with arthritis who meet physical activity recommendations, 2001-2003
    Kevin R Fontaine
    Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle Rm 1B 17, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 11:13-6. 2005
    ..Increased physical activity is recommended for adults with arthritis...
  11. ncbi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of sertraline in the treatment of night eating syndrome
    John P O'Reardon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Rm 4005, 3535 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:893-8. 2006
    ..The authors assessed the efficacy of sertraline in the treatment of night eating syndrome...
  12. ncbi request reprint A paradigm for facilitating pharmacotherapy at a distance: sertraline treatment of the night eating syndrome
    Albert J Stunkard
    Department of Psychiatry Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1568-72. 2006
    ..To test a novel method of facilitating pharmacotherapy at a distance and assess the effectiveness of sertraline for the treatment of night eating syndrome (NES)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale and the Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale in depressed elderly: a meta-analysis
    Moonseong Heo
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:899-905. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine profiles associated with energy intake, sleep, and stress in the night eating syndrome
    Kelly C Allison
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3021, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:6214-7. 2005
    ..Night eating syndrome (NES) is characterized by evening hyperphagia and frequent awakenings with ingestion of food. It is associated with obesity and depressed mood. Greater understanding of hormonal influences on NES is desirable...
  15. ncbi request reprint A comparison of multiplicity adjustment strategies for correlated binary endpoints
    Andrew C Leon
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Psychiatry, New York 10021, USA
    J Biopharm Stat 15:839-55. 2005
    ..Analyses of data from a randomized controlled clinical trial of treatments for mania in bipolar disorder are used to illustrate the application of the multiplicity adjustments...
  16. ncbi request reprint Performance of a mixed effects logistic regression model for binary outcomes with unequal cluster size
    Moonseong Heo
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    J Biopharm Stat 15:513-26. 2005
    ..This is illustrated using data from the Prevention Of Suicide in Primary care Elderly: Collaborative Trial (PROSPECT) study...
  17. ncbi request reprint Are health care professionals advising adults with arthritis to become more physically active?
    Kevin R Fontaine
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 53:279-83. 2005
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  18. pmc Overweight, obesity, and colorectal cancer screening: disparity between men and women
    Moonseong Heo
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 4:53. 2004
    ..To estimate the association between body-mass index (BMI: kg/m2) and colorectal cancer (CRC) screening among US adults aged >or= 50 years...
  19. ncbi request reprint Hierarchical linear models for the development of growth curves: an example with body mass index in overweight/obese adults
    Moonseong Heo
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical School of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Stat Med 22:1911-42. 2003
    ..The gradients of these changes are inversely related to baseline BMI and do not substantially depend on gender...
  20. ncbi request reprint Project Grow-2-Gether: a study of the genetic and environmental influences on child eating and obesity
    Myles S Faith
    Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Twin Res 5:472-5. 2002
    ..Future directions may involve longitudinal assessment of child growth and molecular analyses for specific genes that influence child eating behavior...
  21. ncbi request reprint Are US adults with arthritis meeting public health recommendations for physical activity?
    Kevin R Fontaine
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 50:624-8. 2004
    ..To estimate the prevalence of US adults with self-reported, doctor-diagnosed arthritis (without specifying the type of rheumatic disease) who are meeting the US Surgeon General's recommendations for physical activity...