Marie Pierre St-Onge

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between body composition changes and changes in physical function and metabolic risk factors in aging
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Division of Physiology and Metabolism, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35226 3360, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 8:523-8. 2005
  2. pmc Gender Differences in the Association between Sleep Duration and Body Composition: The Cardia Study
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, 1090 Amsterdam Avenue, suite 14D, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Int J Endocrinol 2010:726071. 2010
  3. pmc Associations of sleep disturbance and duration with metabolic risk factors in obese persons with type 2 diabetes: data from the Sleep AHEAD Study
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Nat Sci Sleep 4:143-50. 2012
  4. pmc Short sleep duration, glucose dysregulation and hormonal regulation of appetite in men and women
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Sleep 35:1503-10. 2012
  5. pmc The role of sleep duration in the regulation of energy balance: effects on energy intakes and expenditure
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:73-80. 2013
  6. pmc Sleep restriction leads to increased activation of brain regions sensitive to food stimuli
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Institute of Human Nutrition, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:818-24. 2012
  7. pmc A weight-loss diet including coffee-derived mannooligosaccharides enhances adipose tissue loss in overweight men but not women
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:343-8. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Greater resting energy expenditure and lower respiratory quotient after 1 week of supplementation with milk relative to supplementation with a sugar-only beverage in children
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Metabolism 56:1699-707. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Intramyocellular lipid content is lower with a low-fat diet than with high-fat diets, but that may not be relevant for health
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1316-22. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Supplementation with soy-protein-rich foods does not enhance weight loss
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10026, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:500-5. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Impact of feeding on brain response to food stimuli in lean and obese subjects
    Marie Pierre St Onge; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Sleep deprivation and energy balance
    Marie Pierre St Onge; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Sleep deprivation and energy balance
    Marie Pierre St Onge; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Sleep deprivation and energy balance
    Marie Pierre St Onge; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications72

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between body composition changes and changes in physical function and metabolic risk factors in aging
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Division of Physiology and Metabolism, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35226 3360, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 8:523-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this review is to evaluate recent literature examining body composition changes with aging and how these relate to changes in physical function and metabolic risk...
  2. pmc Gender Differences in the Association between Sleep Duration and Body Composition: The Cardia Study
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, 1090 Amsterdam Avenue, suite 14D, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Int J Endocrinol 2010:726071. 2010
    ..However, the relationship between self-reported sleep duration and body composition may be stronger in women than in men...
  3. pmc Associations of sleep disturbance and duration with metabolic risk factors in obese persons with type 2 diabetes: data from the Sleep AHEAD Study
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Nat Sci Sleep 4:143-50. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the relationship between sleep disturbances and metabolic risk factors in obese patients with type 2 diabetes...
  4. pmc Short sleep duration, glucose dysregulation and hormonal regulation of appetite in men and women
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Sleep 35:1503-10. 2012
    ..To determine the hormonal effects of reducing sleep duration under controlled feeding conditions...
  5. pmc The role of sleep duration in the regulation of energy balance: effects on energy intakes and expenditure
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:73-80. 2013
    ..Also, studies have been of short duration, and there is little knowledge on the reverse question: does increasing sleep duration in short sleepers lead to negative energy balance?..
  6. pmc Sleep restriction leads to increased activation of brain regions sensitive to food stimuli
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Institute of Human Nutrition, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:818-24. 2012
    ..Although clinical studies propose that restricted sleep affects hormones related to appetite, neuronal activity in response to food stimuli after restricted and habitual sleep has not been investigated...
  7. pmc A weight-loss diet including coffee-derived mannooligosaccharides enhances adipose tissue loss in overweight men but not women
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:343-8. 2012
    ..More studies are needed to investigate the apparent gender difference in response to MOS consumption...
  8. ncbi request reprint Greater resting energy expenditure and lower respiratory quotient after 1 week of supplementation with milk relative to supplementation with a sugar-only beverage in children
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Metabolism 56:1699-707. 2007
    ..Over the longer term, consumption of milk beverages may have more favorable effects on energy balance in children than consumption of fruit-flavored beverages...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intramyocellular lipid content is lower with a low-fat diet than with high-fat diets, but that may not be relevant for health
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1316-22. 2007
    ..Fat deposition in muscle has been found to be related to metabolic risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Supplementation with soy-protein-rich foods does not enhance weight loss
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10026, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:500-5. 2007
    ..Our results do not lend support to the emerging notion that soy-protein-rich foods could be considered potential functional foods for weight management, in the quantities consumed in this study...
  11. pmc Weight-loss diet that includes consumption of medium-chain triacylglycerol oil leads to a greater rate of weight and fat mass loss than does olive oil
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University and New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:621-6. 2008
    ..Such studies suggest that MCT consumption may be useful for weight management...
  12. pmc Baseline inflammatory markers do not modulate the lipid response to weight loss
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Metabolism 57:598-604. 2008
    ..However, in these young, healthy women, weight loss had a beneficial impact on both inflammatory status and risk factors for chronic metabolic disease...
  13. pmc Medium chain triglyceride oil consumption as part of a weight loss diet does not lead to an adverse metabolic profile when compared to olive oil
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 27:547-52. 2008
    ..This study examined the effects of MCT oil consumption, as part of a weight loss diet, on metabolic risk profile compared to olive oil...
  14. pmc High-milk supplementation with healthy diet counseling does not affect weight loss but ameliorates insulin action compared with low-milk supplementation in overweight children
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University and New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Nutr 139:933-8. 2009
    ..062). These data suggest that in overweight children, high-milk consumption in conjunction with a healthy diet does not lead to greater weight loss but may ameliorate insulin action compared with low-milk consumption...
  15. pmc Body composition changes with aging: the cause or the result of alterations in metabolic rate and macronutrient oxidation?
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Nutrition 26:152-5. 2010
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  16. pmc Baseline serum C-reactive protein is associated with lipid responses to low-fat and high-polyunsaturated fat diets
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Nutr 139:680-3. 2009
    ..Individuals with high baseline CRP concentrations may benefit from moderate-fat, high polyunsaturated fat diets, whereas those with low baseline CRP concentrations may obtain greater lipid-lowering benefits from low-fat diets...
  17. pmc Snack chips fried in corn oil alleviate cardiovascular disease risk factors when substituted for low-fat or high-fat snacks
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1503-10. 2007
    ..The perception that all high-fat snacks are unhealthy may be wrong...
  18. ncbi request reprint Greater rise in fat oxidation with medium-chain triglyceride consumption relative to long-chain triglyceride is associated with lower initial body weight and greater loss of subcutaneous adipose tissue
    M P St-Onge
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:1565-71. 2003
    ..The objective of this research was to examine the relationship between body composition and thermogenic responsiveness to MCT treatment...
  19. pmc Short sleep duration increases energy intakes but does not change energy expenditure in normal-weight individuals
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:410-6. 2011
    ..Evidence suggests a relation between short sleep duration and obesity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Medium-chain triglycerides increase energy expenditure and decrease adiposity in overweight men
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada
    Obes Res 11:395-402. 2003
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  21. ncbi request reprint Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry lean soft tissue hydration: independent contributions of intra- and extracellular water
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New Youk, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 287:E842-7. 2004
    ..This observation has implications for the accuracy of body fat measurements by DEXA and the use of TBW as a means of checking DEXA system calibration...
  22. pmc No effects of short-term sleep restriction, in a controlled feeding setting, on lipid profiles in normal-weight adults
    Majella O'Keeffe
    New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA Institute of Human Nutrition, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Sleep Res 22:717-20. 2013
    ..The association between short sleep and increased cardiovascular risk reported in the epidemiological literature may be the result of long-term sleep restriction and poor lifestyle choices. ..
  23. pmc Visceral adipose tissue: relations between single-slice areas and total volume
    Wei Shen
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, and the Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1090 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:271-8. 2004
    ..However, the location of the slice with the strongest relation to VAT volume is not established...
  24. pmc Warfarin use and outcomes in patients with advanced chronic systolic heart failure without atrial fibrillation, prior thromboembolic events, or prosthetic valves
    Marjan Mujib
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:552-7. 2011
    ..However, despite a therapeutic international normalized ratio in those receiving warfarin, its use had no significant intrinsic association with mortality and hospitalization...
  25. ncbi request reprint Consumption of an oil composed of medium chain triacyglycerols, phytosterols, and N-3 fatty acids improves cardiovascular risk profile in overweight women
    Christine Bourque
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada
    Metabolism 52:771-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion, despite equivocal effects on homocysteine levels, consumption of a functional oil composed of MCT, phytosterols, and n-3 fatty acids for 27 days improves the overall cardiovascular risk profile of overweight women...
  26. ncbi request reprint Dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry-measured lean soft tissue mass: differing relation to body cell mass across the adult life span
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:796-800. 2004
    ..001) than women; quadratic and cubic age terms were also significant or approached significance. Thus, the fraction of LST as BCM is smaller in older adults, a finding that has implications for the interpretation of DEXA results...
  27. pmc Kefir consumption does not alter plasma lipid levels or cholesterol fractional synthesis rates relative to milk in hyperlipidemic men: a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN10820810]
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Canada
    BMC Complement Altern Med 2:1. 2002
    ..Kefir, a fermented milk product, has been traditionally consumed for its potential health benefits but has to date not been studied for its hypocholesterolemic properties...
  28. ncbi request reprint Body-composition differences between African American and white women: relation to resting energy requirements
    Alfredo Jones
    Department of Medicine, Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Weight Control Unit, 1090 Amsterdam Avenue, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:780-6. 2004
    ..Body composition differs between African American (AA) and white women, and the resting metabolic rate (RMR) is likely to be lower in AA women than in white women...
  29. pmc Alterations in sleep architecture in response to experimental sleep curtailment are associated with signs of positive energy balance
    Ari Shechter
    1New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 303:R883-9. 2012
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Contemporary profile of oral manifestations of HIV/AIDS and associated risk factors in a Southeastern US clinic
    Irene Tamí-Maury
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Public Health Dent 71:257-64. 2011
    ..The profile and risk factors for OM in those individuals initiating HAART remain understudied in the Southeast of the United States, region of increasing HIV prevalence...
  31. pmc Gender-related dissociation in outcomes in chronic heart failure: reduced mortality but similar hospitalization in women
    Mustafa I Ahmed
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    Int J Cardiol 148:36-42. 2011
    ..The impact of gender on major natural history endpoints in heart failure (HF) has not been examined in a propensity-matched study...
  32. pmc Epidemiology of stroke in chronic heart failure patients with normal sinus rhythm: findings from the DIG stroke sub-study
    Marjan Mujib
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, CH 19, Ste 219, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    Int J Cardiol 144:389-93. 2010
    ..Because all HF patients in the Digitalis Investigation Group (DIG) trial (N=7788) were in NSR and nearly all were receiving ACE inhibitors, a survey-based stroke-sub-study was conducted but its findings have never been published...
  33. pmc Experimental sleep curtailment causes wake-dependent increases in 24-h energy expenditure as measured by whole-room indirect calorimetry
    Ari Shechter
    New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:1433-9. 2013
    ..Clinical studies suggest a role of increased energy intake in this relation, whereas the contributions of energy expenditure (EE) and substrate utilization are less clearly defined...
  34. ncbi request reprint Total body skeletal muscle and adipose tissue volumes: estimation from a single abdominal cross-sectional image
    Wei Shen
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 97:2333-8. 2004
    ..Measurement of a single abdominal image can thus provide estimates of total body SM and AT for group studies of healthy adults...
  35. pmc Four-compartment cellular level body composition model: comparison of two approaches
    Wei Shen
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Institute of Human Nutrition, Weight Control Unit, 1090 Amsterdam Avenue, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Obes Res 13:58-65. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and compare two DXA-based four-compartment [body weight=body cell mass (BCM)+extracellular fluid (ECF)+extracellular solids (ECS)+fat] cellular level models...
  36. pmc Rate of weight loss can be predicted by patient characteristics and intervention strategies
    Elissa Finkler
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:75-80. 2012
    ..There must be other factors, behavioral or related to study design and implementation, that affect the rate of weight loss observed...
  37. pmc Impact of baseline systolic blood pressure on long-term outcomes in patients with advanced chronic systolic heart failure (insights from the BEST trial)
    Ravi V Desai
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Cardiol 106:221-7. 2010
    ..86 to 1.49, p = 0.369). In conclusion, in patients with advanced chronic systolic HF, baseline SBP < or =120 mm Hg is associated with increased risk of HF hospitalization, but had no association with all-cause mortality...
  38. pmc History of cancer and mortality in community-dwelling older adults
    Elizabeth Kvale
    VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:30-6. 2011
    ..The association between a history of cancer and mortality has not been studied in a propensity-matched population of community-dwelling older adults...
  39. pmc Mild hyperkalemia and outcomes in chronic heart failure: a propensity matched study
    Mustafa I Ahmed
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 2041, USA
    Int J Cardiol 144:383-8. 2010
    ..Expert opinions suggest that serum potassium levels >5.5 mEq/L may be harmful in HF. However, little is known about the safety of serum potassium 5-5.5 mEq/L...
  40. ncbi request reprint Body cell mass: model development and validation at the cellular level of body composition
    ZiMian Wang
    Weight Control Unit, Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1090 Amsterdam Avenue, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 286:E123-8. 2004
    ..0083 x TBK) formulated on rough tissue composition estimates. The present analyses provide a physiologically based, improved, and validated TBK-BCM prediction formula that should prove useful in body composition and metabolism research...
  41. ncbi request reprint A new hand-held indirect calorimeter to measure postprandial energy expenditure
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Obesity Research Center, Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University, New York, New York
    Obes Res 12:704-9. 2004
    ..MedGem measurements were compared to measurements obtained with a conventional indirect calorimeter (Delta-Trac)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Physiological effects of medium-chain triglycerides: potential agents in the prevention of obesity
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada, H9X 3V9
    J Nutr 132:329-32. 2002
    ..From the literature reviewed, we conclude that MCT increase energy expenditure, may result in faster satiety and facilitate weight control when included in the diet as a replacement for fats containing LCT...
  43. ncbi request reprint Phytosterols in low- and nonfat beverages as part of a controlled diet fail to lower plasma lipid levels
    Peter J H Jones
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada H9X 3V9
    J Lipid Res 44:1713-9. 2003
    ..These results show that intake of phytosterols in a low-fat beverage format is not efficacious for lipid level modification...
  44. pmc Increased sweetened beverage intake is associated with reduced milk and calcium intake in 3- to 7-year-old children at multi-item laboratory lunches
    Kathleen L Keller
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1090 Amsterdam Ave, 14A, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:497-501. 2009
    ..The possibility that limiting sweetened beverages may help optimize dietary calcium during childhood is a topic that merits further research...
  45. doi request reprint A randomized controlled phase IIb trial of beta(1)-receptor blockade for chronic degenerative mitral regurgitation
    Mustafa I Ahmed
    Department of Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:833-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the effect of long-term β(1)-aderergic receptor (AR) blockade on left ventricular (LV) remodeling and function in patients with chronic, isolated, degenerative mitral regurgitation (MR)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Consumption of a functional oil rich in phytosterols and medium-chain triglyceride oil improves plasma lipid profiles in men
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada, H9X 3V9
    J Nutr 133:1815-20. 2003
    ..Functional oil consumption can therefore help reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease...
  47. ncbi request reprint Changes in childhood food consumption patterns: a cause for concern in light of increasing body weights
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Institute of Human Nutrition and the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and the Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, 1090 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:1068-73. 2003
    ..In addition, a critical review of food service and political practices regarding food choices for children at school is included...
  48. ncbi request reprint Dietary fats, teas, dairy, and nuts: potential functional foods for weight control?
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Institute of Human Nutrition, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:7-15. 2005
    ....
  49. pmc Ginger consumption enhances the thermic effect of food and promotes feelings of satiety without affecting metabolic and hormonal parameters in overweight men: a pilot study
    Muhammad S Mansour
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University, New York, NY 10036, USA
    Metabolism 61:1347-52. 2012
    ..The results, showing enhanced thermogenesis and reduced feelings of hunger with ginger consumption, suggest a potential role of ginger in weight management. Additional studies are necessary to confirm these findings...
  50. pmc Coffee mannooligosaccharides, consumed as part of a free-living, weight-maintaining diet, increase the proportional reduction in body volume in overweight men
    Taylor C Salinardi
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University, New York, NY 10036, USA
    J Nutr 140:1943-8. 2010
    ..More research is needed to further investigate the mechanism by which MOS may act to improve body composition and to elucidate the influence of gender...
  51. pmc Patient reported outcomes in routine care: advancing data capture for HIV cohort research
    Michael S Kozak
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 2050, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:141-7. 2012
    ..Comparisons between data from PROs and Electronic Health Records (EHR) are lacking. We compare EHR and PRO for capture of depression and substance abuse and their relationship to adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART)...
  52. pmc The role of toxicity-related regimen changes in the development of antiretroviral resistance
    Christa R Nevin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 27:957-63. 2011
    ..Understanding the role of ARV drug selection and other factors associated with the emergence of ARV resistance will help inform interventions to improve patient care and ensure long-term treatment success...
  53. ncbi request reprint Phytosterols and human lipid metabolism: efficacy, safety, and novel foods
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada H9X 3V9
    Lipids 38:367-75. 2003
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of artificial sweeteners for body weight control
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Nutr Rev 61:219-21. 2003
    ..This review sheds some light on the controversy regarding the effects of artificial sweeteners in body weight control...
  55. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in normal-weight Americans: new definition of the metabolically obese, normal-weight individual
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Obesity Research Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2222-8. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence rates and likelihood of the metabolic syndrome and its individual components in normal-weight and slightly overweight individuals (BMI 18.5-26.9 kg/m(2))...
  56. ncbi request reprint Human cortical specialization for food: a functional magnetic resonance imaging investigation
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Nutr 135:1014-8. 2005
    ..This neural substrate specialized for processing of foods informs models of food-related behavior...
  57. pmc Are normal-weight Americans over-fat?
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Department of Medicine, New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2067-8. 2010
    ..These data should make one reflect on the health status of Americans in all BMI categories and the use of these data for public health recommendations...
  58. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging with 3-dimensional analysis of left ventricular remodeling in isolated mitral regurgitation: implications beyond dimensions
    Chun G Schiros
    Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Circulation 125:2334-42. 2012
    ..We hypothesize that significant LV remodeling before surgery is not reflected by standard echocardiographic parameters measured at the base of the heart...
  59. doi request reprint Prevalence, incidence, and recurrence of oral lesions among HIV-infected patients on HAART in Alabama: a two-year longitudinal study
    Irene M Tamí-Maury
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    South Med J 104:561-6. 2011
    ..Our aim was to quantify prevalence, incidence, and recurrence of oral lesions (OL) among a population in the Southeast...
  60. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity status are linked to lower life expectancy
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Nutr Rev 61:313-6. 2003
    ..Two recent studies quantify the number of years of life lost owing to high body mass index, but more research is needed to determine whether weight loss would result in the prevention of early death...
  61. doi request reprint IAAT, catecholamines, and parity in African-American and European-American women
    Tamilane E Blaudeau
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:797-803. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the IAAT-parity relationship found in EA women exists in African-American (AA) women and to determine whether catecholamines play a mediating role...
  62. pmc Understanding the reasons for the underuse of pneumococcal vaccination by community-dwelling older African Americans
    Linda G Jones
    Section of Geriatrics and Extended Care, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2323-8. 2010
    ..To understand the potential roles of various patient and provider factors in the underuse of pneumococcal vaccination in Medicare-eligible older African Americans...
  63. pmc Digoxin and reduction of heart failure hospitalization in chronic systolic and diastolic heart failure
    Philippe Meyer
    Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 102:1681-6. 2008
    ..64, 95% CI 0.45 to 0.90, p = 0.010). In conclusion, as in patients with systolic HF, digoxin was equally effective in those with diastolic HF, who constitute half of all patients with HF, yet have few evidence-based therapeutic options...
  64. pmc Missing data in randomized clinical trials for weight loss: scope of the problem, state of the field, and performance of statistical methods
    Mai A Elobeid
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e6624. 2009
    ..Herein, we meta-analytically evaluate the extent of missing data, the frequency with which various analytic methods are employed to accommodate dropouts, and the performance of multiple statistical methods...
  65. pmc Effects of peripheral arterial disease on outcomes in advanced chronic systolic heart failure: a propensity-matched study
    Mustafa I Ahmed
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 3:118-24. 2010
    ..The effect of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) on outcomes in patients with chronic heart failure (HF) has not been examined in propensity-matched studies...
  66. pmc Rapid reversal of left ventricular hypertrophy and intracardiac volume overload in patients with resistant hypertension and hyperaldosteronism: a prospective clinical study
    Krishna Gaddam
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Hypertension 55:1137-42. 2010
    ..In subjects with high aldosterone, mineralocorticoid receptor blockade induces a prominent diuretic effect compared with a greater vasodilatory effect in subjects with normal aldosterone status...
  67. ncbi request reprint Fasting plasma adropin concentrations correlate with fat consumption in human females
    Marie Pierre St-Onge
    New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, 10025, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:1056-63. 2014
    ..This study investigated whether plasma adropin concentrations are influenced by sleep restriction and correlate with dietary preferences...
  68. pmc Darunavir outcomes study: comparative effectiveness of virologic suppression, regimen durability, and discontinuation reasons for three-class experienced patients at 48 weeks
    James H Willig
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 26:1279-85. 2010
    ..New agents have transformed the treatment landscape for ARV-experienced patients, with effectiveness in routine clinical care mirroring efficacy in clinical trials...
  69. pmc Isolated systolic hypertension and incident heart failure in older adults: a propensity-matched study
    O James Ekundayo
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    Hypertension 53:458-65. 2009
    ..In conclusion, in a propensity-matched cohort of community-dwelling older adults who were well balanced in 64 baseline covariates, ISH was associated with increased risk of incident HF but had no association with all-cause mortality...
  70. pmc Antifungal susceptibilities of Cryptococcus neoformans cerebrospinal fluid isolates from AIDS patients in Kenya
    Rennatus Mdodo
    School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Mycoses 54:e438-42. 2011
    ..These results demonstrate high susceptibilities of incident C. neoformans isolates to FLC and AMB, antifungals used for treatment of cryptococcal meningitis in Kenya...
  71. doi request reprint Myocardial strain in sub-acute peri-infarct myocardium
    Balazs Ruzsics
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 25:151-9. 2009
    ..The main purpose of this study was to investigate the alterations in myocardial strain in the peri-infarct myocardium as compared to normal and infarct myocardium...
  72. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle behaviors associated with lower risk of having the metabolic syndrome
    Shankuan Zhu
    Injury Research Center, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Metabolism 53:1503-11. 2004
    ..These observations have potentially important value for public health recommendations...

Research Grants5

  1. Impact of feeding on brain response to food stimuli in lean and obese subjects
    Marie Pierre St Onge; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results of this study will help create the foundation for the study of integrative responses to foods at the whole brain level in humans and will set the stage for a series of innovative experimental paradigms. ..
  2. Sleep deprivation and energy balance
    Marie Pierre St Onge; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study will examine how food intake and energy expenditure can be modified by sleep duration as a means of understanding a potential causal pathway. ..
  3. Sleep deprivation and energy balance
    Marie Pierre St Onge; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study will examine how food intake and energy expenditure can be modified by sleep duration as a means of understanding a potential causal pathway. ..
  4. Sleep deprivation and energy balance
    Marie Pierre St Onge; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will examine how food intake and energy expenditure can be modified by sleep duration as a means of understanding a potential causal pathway. ..