P K Newby

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Race and region have independent and synergistic effects on dietary intakes in black and white women
    P K Newby
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Nutr J 11:25. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Examining energy density: comments on diet quality, dietary advice, and the cost of healthful eating
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1166-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term stability of food patterns identified by use of factor analysis among Swedish women
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 136:626-33. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Plant foods and plant-based diets: protective against childhood obesity?
    P K Newby
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1572S-1587S. 2009
  5. pmc Race and region are associated with nutrient intakes among black and white men in the United States
    P K Newby
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Nutr 141:296-303. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of overweight and obesity among semivegetarian, lactovegetarian, and vegan women
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1267-74. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Early anthropometric measures and reproductive factors as predictors of body mass index and obesity among older women
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1084-92. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations of empirically derived eating patterns with plasma lipid biomarkers: a comparison of factor and cluster analysis methods
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:759-67. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Food patterns measured by factor analysis and anthropometric changes in adults
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:504-13. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Beverage consumption is not associated with changes in weight and body mass index among low-income preschool children in North Dakota
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:1086-94. 2004

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Publications40

  1. pmc Race and region have independent and synergistic effects on dietary intakes in black and white women
    P K Newby
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Nutr J 11:25. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that significant differences would be observed among population sub-groups and that the effects of race on dietary intakes would vary across regions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Examining energy density: comments on diet quality, dietary advice, and the cost of healthful eating
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1166-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term stability of food patterns identified by use of factor analysis among Swedish women
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 136:626-33. 2006
    ..Testing whether patterns measured over a long time period can be used in analytic studies is the next step in assessing the validity of this method...
  4. doi request reprint Plant foods and plant-based diets: protective against childhood obesity?
    P K Newby
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1572S-1587S. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Race and region are associated with nutrient intakes among black and white men in the United States
    P K Newby
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Nutr 141:296-303. 2011
    ..005 for all). Given these observed differences in dietary intakes, more research is needed to understand if and how they play a role in the health disparities and chronic disease risks observed among racial groups and regions in the US...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of overweight and obesity among semivegetarian, lactovegetarian, and vegan women
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1267-74. 2005
    ..Observational studies suggest that a plant-based diet is inversely related to body mass index (BMI), overweight, and obesity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Early anthropometric measures and reproductive factors as predictors of body mass index and obesity among older women
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1084-92. 2005
    ..To examine whether early anthropometric measures and reproductive factors were associated with body mass index (BMI), overweight, and obesity...
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations of empirically derived eating patterns with plasma lipid biomarkers: a comparison of factor and cluster analysis methods
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:759-67. 2004
    ..Despite the growing use of patterning methods in nutritional epidemiology, a direct comparison of factor and cluster analysis methods has not been performed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Food patterns measured by factor analysis and anthropometric changes in adults
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:504-13. 2004
    ..Sixty-five percent of US adults are overweight, and 31% of these adults are obese. Obesity results from weight gains over time; however, dietary determinants of weight gain remain controversial...
  10. ncbi request reprint Beverage consumption is not associated with changes in weight and body mass index among low-income preschool children in North Dakota
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:1086-94. 2004
    ..To examine prospectively the association between beverage consumption (fruit juice, fruit drinks, milk, soda, and diet soda) and changes in weight and body mass index among preschool children...
  11. ncbi request reprint Empirically derived eating patterns using factor or cluster analysis: a review
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Rev 62:177-203. 2004
    ..Although the research considered herein has created a meaningful body of literature, refining both the factor and cluster analysis methods will help to further establish eating patterns as a sound dietary assessment method...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and validity of the Diet Quality Index Revised as assessed by use of a food-frequency questionnaire
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:941-9. 2003
    ..The Diet Quality Index Revised (DQI-R) is a dietary assessment instrument based on 10 dietary recommendations reflecting dietary guidelines and policy in the United States...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dietary composition and weight change among low-income preschool children
    P K Newby
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:759-64. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes in food patterns predict changes in weight and body mass index and the effects are greatest in obese women
    P K Newby
    The Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 136:2580-7. 2006
    ..Pattern analysis is helpful in generating hypotheses regarding the role of diet in obesity, and additional research is needed to understand which elements of our patterns are protective or risk factors for weight gain...
  15. pmc A traditional rice and beans pattern is associated with metabolic syndrome in Puerto Rican older adults
    Sabrina E Noel
    USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 139:1360-7. 2009
    ..8, 95% CI: 1.03, 3.3). Dietary patterns were significantly associated with metabolic syndrome and its components. More research is needed to make appropriate nutritional recommendations for this high-risk population...
  16. pmc Intake of whole grains, refined grains, and cereal fiber measured with 7-d diet records and associations with risk factors for chronic disease
    P K Newby
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1745-53. 2007
    ..Single-nutrient studies are also needed to explore the mechanisms by which foods may be protective...
  17. pmc Dietary patterns of women are associated with incident abdominal obesity but not metabolic syndrome
    Ruth W Kimokoti
    Department of Nutrition, Simmons College, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 142:1720-7. 2012
    ..The Higher Fat and Wine and Moderate Eating patterns showed an inverse association with abdominal obesity; certain foods might be targeted in these habitual patterns to achieve optimal dietary patterns for MetS prevention...
  18. pmc Cross-sectional association of dietary patterns with insulin-resistant phenotypes among adults without diabetes in the Framingham Offspring Study
    Enju Liu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    Br J Nutr 102:576-83. 2009
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  19. pmc Diet quality, physical activity, smoking status, and weight fluctuation are associated with weight change in women and men
    Ruth W Kimokoti
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Nutr 140:1287-93. 2010
    ..Women who stopped smoking over follow-up and had poor diet quality gained the most weight. Preventive interventions need to be sex-specific and consider lifestyle factors...
  20. doi request reprint Associations between flavored milk consumption and changes in weight and body composition over time: differences among normal and overweight children
    S E Noel
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:295-300. 2013
    ..Few studies have investigated the associations between flavored milk consumption and body composition in children. We aimed to examine the prospective relationships between flavored milk consumption and body fat...
  21. pmc Dietary patterns and health and nutrition outcomes in men living with HIV infection
    Kristy M Hendricks
    Department of Public Health and Family Medicine, School of Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1584-92. 2008
    ..Nutritional status is an important determinant of HIV outcomes...
  22. pmc Stability of the Framingham Nutritional Risk Score and its component nutrients over 8 years: the Framingham Nutrition Studies
    R W Kimokoti
    Department of Nutrition, Simmons College, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:336-44. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess the stability of the validated Framingham Nutritional Risk Score (FNRS) and its component nutrients over 8 years, as well as the validity of the follow-up FNRS...
  23. pmc Adherence to an (n-3) fatty acid/fish intake pattern is inversely associated with metabolic syndrome among Puerto Rican adults in the Greater Boston area
    Sabrina E Noel
    USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 140:1846-54. 2010
    ..Identifying optimal combinations of fatty acids may be beneficial for understanding relationships with health outcomes given their diverse effects on metabolism...
  24. pmc Use of accelerometer data in prediction equations for capturing implausible dietary intakes in adolescents
    Sabrina E Noel
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:1436-45. 2010
    ..Several studies lacking measures of physical activity level (PAL) assigned low-active levels to obtain pERs...
  25. doi request reprint Patterns of weight change and progression to overweight and obesity differ in men and women: implications for research and interventions
    Ruth W Kimokoti
    Department of Nutrition, Simmons College, 300 The Fenway, Park Science Building, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:1463-75. 2013
    ..To evaluate long-term patterns of weight change and progression to overweight and obesity during adulthood...
  26. pmc Milk intakes are not associated with percent body fat in children from ages 10 to 13 years
    Sabrina E Noel
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 141:2035-41. 2011
    ....
  27. pmc Diet quality and obesity in women: the Framingham Nutrition Studies
    Dolores M Wolongevicz
    Department of Family Medicine and the Graduate Medical Sciences Division, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Br J Nutr 103:1223-9. 2010
    ..This finding suggests that overall diet quality be considered a key component in planning and implementing programmes for obesity risk reduction and treatment recommendations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Diet quality is associated with the risk of estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer in postmenopausal women
    Teresa T Fung
    Department of Nutrition, Simmons College, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 136:466-72. 2006
    ..01) with the vegetable component of the scores. We conclude that women who scored high in AHEI, RFS, and aMed had a lower risk of ER- breast cancer. The HEI and DQI-R appeared to be of limited value in predicting breast cancer risk...
  29. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and changes in body mass index and waist circumference in adults
    P K Newby
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:1417-25. 2003
    ..Obesity has increased > 20% in the past decade in the United States, and more than one-half of US adults are overweight or obese...
  30. doi request reprint Dietary patterns are associated with incident stroke and contribute to excess risk of stroke in black Americans
    Suzanne E Judd
    From the Department of Biostatistics S E J, G H, School of Public Health S E J, O M G, G H, V J H, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine O M G, Department of Epidemiology O M G, V J H, Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine J L L, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine J M S, University of Alabama at Birmingham Program in Gastronomy, Culinary Arts, and Wine Studies, Boston University, MA P K N and Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, OH B M K
    Stroke 44:3305-11. 2013
    ..Black Americans and residents of the Southeastern United States are at increased risk of stroke. Diet is one of many potential factors proposed that might explain these racial and regional disparities...
  31. doi request reprint Research during pediatric residency training: outcome of a senior resident block rotation
    Robert J Vinci
    Boston Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, 818 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1126-34. 2009
    ..In July 2002, the Boston Combined Residency Program instituted a 3-month career-development block (CDB) rotation. During the rotation residents pursue an academic or clinical project under mentorship by a faculty member...
  32. ncbi request reprint Are dietary intakes and eating behaviors related to childhood obesity? A comprehensive review of the evidence
    P K Newby
    Department of Pediatrics and Public Health, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 35:35-60. 2007
    ..The paper also discusses methodological considerations and future research directions and concludes by summarizing the evidence presented and highlighting the ethical issues surrounding providing dietary advice...
  33. doi request reprint Weight loss in exclusively breastfed infants delivered by cesarean birth
    Genevieve L Preer
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118 2392, USA
    J Hum Lact 28:153-8. 2012
    ..Typical weight loss in exclusively breastfed infants delivered by cesarean birth has not been studied nor have possible correlates of greater weight loss in this population...
  34. ncbi request reprint Diet-quality scores and plasma concentrations of markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction
    Teresa T Fung
    Department of Nutrition, Simmons College, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:163-73. 2005
    ..Endothelial dysfunction is one of the mechanisms linked to an increased risk of cardiovascular disease...
  35. doi request reprint Global health training in pediatric residency programs
    Brett D Nelson
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 122:28-33. 2008
    ..Our goal was to describe current resident interest, participation, curricula, resources, and obstacles related to global health training within pediatric residency programs...
  36. ncbi request reprint Introduction: moving forward the discussion on childhood obesity
    P K Newby
    Department of Pediatrics and Public Health, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 35:7-9. 2007
  37. doi request reprint The relationship between maternal opioid agonists and psychiatric medications on length of hospitalization for neonatal abstinence syndrome
    Elisha M Wachman
    Boston Combined Residency Program in Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston Boston Medical Center, MA, USA
    J Addict Med 5:293-9. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between maternal opioid agonists, methadone, or buprenorphine (BPH), and concurrent psychiatric medication use on length of hospitalization (LOS) among infants with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS)...
  38. doi request reprint Adolescent female with urinary symptoms: a diagnostic challenge for the pediatrician
    Kimball A Prentiss
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:789-94. 2011
    ..Secondary aims were to determine the prevalence of STIs and UTIs in this subset of patients and to identify variables associated with a physician diagnosis of STI or UTI...
  39. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of low-risk dietary and lifestyle behaviors in primary prevention of myocardial infarction in women
    Agneta Akesson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 167:2122-7. 2007
    ..Limited data are available on the benefit of combining healthy dietary and lifestyle behaviors in the prevention of myocardial infarction (MI) in women...
  40. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns: challenges and opportunities in dietary patterns research an Experimental Biology workshop, April 1, 2006
    Suzen M Moeller
    Nutrition and Healthy Lifestyles, American Medical Association, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1233-9. 2007