Brenda L Rooney

Summary

Affiliation: Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Excess pregnancy weight gain and long-term obesity: one decade later
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:245-52. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of perinatal weight change on long-term obesity and obesity-related illnesses
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:1349-56. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of obesity in childhood, adolescence, and adulthood in a birth cohort
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Health System, 1900 South Avenue NCA1 04, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:1166-75. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Growing healthy families: family use of pedometers to increase physical activity and slow the rate of obesity
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, Department of Community and Preventive Care Services, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 104:54-60. 2005
  5. doi request reprint The POLST program: a retrospective review of the demographics of use and outcomes in one community where advance directives are prevalent
    Bernard J Hammes
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:77-85. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint On call: a survey of Wisconsin obstetric groups
    Charles W Schauberger
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:39.e1-4. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Functional fitness, disease and independence in community-dwelling older adults in western Wisconsin
    Karolyn Collins
    Gundersen Lutheran Health System, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 103:42-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Quit and Win smoking cessation contest for Wisconsin college students
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, 1900 South Ave, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 104:45-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The value of a web-based interactive regional health scorecard in setting public health priorities
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Health System, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 108:403-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Social determinants of smoking among Hmong Americans residing in Wisconsin
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 108:439-46. 2009

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Excess pregnancy weight gain and long-term obesity: one decade later
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:245-52. 2002
    ..To estimate the impact of excess pregnancy weight gain and failure to lose weight by 6 months postpartum on excess weight 8-10 years later...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of perinatal weight change on long-term obesity and obesity-related illnesses
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:1349-56. 2005
    ..To estimate the impact of perinatal weight change on obesity, weight gain, and development of obesity-related illnesses 15 years after pregnancy...
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of obesity in childhood, adolescence, and adulthood in a birth cohort
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Health System, 1900 South Avenue NCA1 04, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:1166-75. 2011
    ..Maternal pregnancy smoking status, gestational weight gain, and weight gain in infancy have long-term effects on offspring. Maternal obesity is the strongest predictor of obesity at all times studied...
  4. ncbi request reprint Growing healthy families: family use of pedometers to increase physical activity and slow the rate of obesity
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, Department of Community and Preventive Care Services, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 104:54-60. 2005
    ..We conducted a study to determine if wearing a pedometer affects weight, body mass index (BMI), or mediators of physical activity among families...
  5. doi request reprint The POLST program: a retrospective review of the demographics of use and outcomes in one community where advance directives are prevalent
    Bernard J Hammes
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:77-85. 2012
    ..Determine the use and utility of the Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) program in a community where powers of attorney for health care (POAHCs) are prevalent...
  6. ncbi request reprint On call: a survey of Wisconsin obstetric groups
    Charles W Schauberger
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:39.e1-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify patterns of obstetric call in order to identify areas of focus for future evaluation of "best practices."..
  7. ncbi request reprint Functional fitness, disease and independence in community-dwelling older adults in western Wisconsin
    Karolyn Collins
    Gundersen Lutheran Health System, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 103:42-8. 2004
    ..We conducted functional fitness assessments with community-dwelling older adults and correlated the findings to other participant characteristics...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quit and Win smoking cessation contest for Wisconsin college students
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, 1900 South Ave, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 104:45-9. 2005
    ..To determine effectiveness of smoking cessation contests at 3 Wisconsin colleges...
  9. ncbi request reprint The value of a web-based interactive regional health scorecard in setting public health priorities
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Health System, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 108:403-6. 2009
    ..Although there is an abundance of easily accessible data on state and national websites, community leaders frequently don't know where to find data that will help them to prioritize local efforts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Social determinants of smoking among Hmong Americans residing in Wisconsin
    Brenda L Rooney
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    WMJ 108:439-46. 2009
    ..This study examined correlates of tobacco use among Hmong people residing in Wisconsin...
  11. doi request reprint A comparative, retrospective, observational study of the prevalence, availability, and specificity of advance care plans in a county that implemented an advance care planning microsystem
    Bernard J Hammes
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation, 1836 South Avenue, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1249-55. 2010
    ..To determine whether outcomes have changed over time for a managed, systematic approach to advance care planning (ACP)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound assessment of first-trimester bleeding
    Charles W Schauberger
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, 1900 South Avenue, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:333-8. 2005
    ..To assess the outcome (to the end of the first trimester) of pregnancies with vaginal bleeding and the influence of ultrasound-acquired information on care and cost of care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of limb anomalies in CHARGE syndrome: correlation with diagnosis and characteristic CHARGE anomalies
    Katharine E Brock
    Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation, LaCrosse, Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 123:111-21. 2003
    ..Limb anomalies are seen more frequently in association with certain CHARGE anomalies, and these associations show gender differences. There is not a common limb anomaly seen in CHARGE syndrome...