NANCY E contact SHERWOOD

Summary

Affiliation: HealthPartners Research Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Healthy Homes/Healthy Kids: A randomized trial of a pediatric primary care-based obesity prevention intervention for at-risk 5-10year olds
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, 8170 33rd Ave S, Mail Stop 21111R, PO Box 1524, Bloomington, MN 55440 1524, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:228-43. 2013
  2. pmc Lifestyle patterns associated with diet, physical activity, body mass index and amount of recent weight loss in a sample of successful weight losers
    Paul T Fuglestad
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:79. 2012
  3. pmc Enhancing long-term weight loss maintenance: 2 year results from the Keep It Off randomized controlled trial
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Prev Med 56:171-7. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement characteristics of activity-related psychosocial measures in 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls in the Girls Health Enrichment Multisite Study (GEMS)
    Nancy E Sherwood
    Health Partners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Med 38:S60-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Measurement characteristics of weight concern and dieting measures in 8-10-year-old African-American girls from GEMS pilot studies
    Nancy E Sherwood
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Med 38:S50-9. 2004
  6. pmc Keep it off: a phone-based intervention for long-term weight-loss maintenance
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Bloomington, MN 55425, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:551-60. 2011
  7. pmc Effect of socioeconomic status on weight change patterns in adolescents
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, PO Box 1524, MS21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A19. 2009
  8. pmc A new approach to physical activity maintenance: rationale, design, and baseline data from the Keep Active Minnesota Trial
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    BMC Geriatr 8:17. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The drop it at last study: six-month results of a phone-based weight loss trial
    Nancy E Sherwood
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:378-83. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint An after-school obesity prevention program for African-American girls: the Minnesota GEMS pilot study
    Mary Story
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S54-64. 2003

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. doi request reprint Healthy Homes/Healthy Kids: A randomized trial of a pediatric primary care-based obesity prevention intervention for at-risk 5-10year olds
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, 8170 33rd Ave S, Mail Stop 21111R, PO Box 1524, Bloomington, MN 55440 1524, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:228-43. 2013
    ..This manuscript describes the study design and baseline characteristics of participants enrolled in the HHHK 5-10 trial. ..
  2. pmc Lifestyle patterns associated with diet, physical activity, body mass index and amount of recent weight loss in a sample of successful weight losers
    Paul T Fuglestad
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:79. 2012
    ..The current investigation aims to identify phenotypical lifestyle patterns that might begin to unify our understanding of obesity and obesity related behaviors...
  3. pmc Enhancing long-term weight loss maintenance: 2 year results from the Keep It Off randomized controlled trial
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Prev Med 56:171-7. 2013
    ..The Keep It Off trial evaluated the efficacy of a phone-based weight loss maintenance intervention among adults who had recently lost weight in Minnesota (2007-2010)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement characteristics of activity-related psychosocial measures in 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls in the Girls Health Enrichment Multisite Study (GEMS)
    Nancy E Sherwood
    Health Partners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Med 38:S60-8. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Measurement characteristics of weight concern and dieting measures in 8-10-year-old African-American girls from GEMS pilot studies
    Nancy E Sherwood
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Med 38:S50-9. 2004
    ..Reliability and validity were established for weight concern measures completed by 8-10-year-old African-American girls participating in a pilot obesity prevention program...
  6. pmc Keep it off: a phone-based intervention for long-term weight-loss maintenance
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Bloomington, MN 55425, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:551-60. 2011
    ..Moreover, data from this trial will inform our understanding of weight-loss maintenance, including predictors and behaviors that increase the likelihood of success over the long term...
  7. pmc Effect of socioeconomic status on weight change patterns in adolescents
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, PO Box 1524, MS21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A19. 2009
    ..This study examines socioeconomic disparities in overweight status and 5-year weight gain among adolescents...
  8. pmc A new approach to physical activity maintenance: rationale, design, and baseline data from the Keep Active Minnesota Trial
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    BMC Geriatr 8:17. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The drop it at last study: six-month results of a phone-based weight loss trial
    Nancy E Sherwood
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:378-83. 2010
    ..To address the translational research question regarding the optimal intervention "dose" to produce the most cost-effective rate of weight loss, we conducted the Drop It At Last (DIAL) study...
  10. ncbi request reprint An after-school obesity prevention program for African-American girls: the Minnesota GEMS pilot study
    Mary Story
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S54-64. 2003
    ..This study was part of the GEMS project, created to test interventions designed to reduce excess weight gain in African-American girls...
  11. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of African-American pre-adolescent girls into an obesity prevention trial: the GEMS pilot studies
    Mary Story
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S78-87. 2003
    ..The objective of this report is to describe the methods used to recruit 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls into four 12-week randomized controlled pilot studies on obesity prevention...
  12. pmc Is frequent self-weighing associated with poorer body satisfaction? Findings from a phone-based weight loss trial
    Ericka M Welsh
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:425-8. 2009
    ..To examine the effect of self-weighing frequency on weight change and body satisfaction...
  13. pmc Maintaining physical activity among older adults: six-month outcomes of the Keep Active Minnesota randomized controlled trial
    Brian C Martinson
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Mail Stop 21111R, P O Box 1524, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Med 46:111-9. 2008
    ..We evaluate the 6-month efficacy of Keep Active Minnesota, a phone- and mail-based physical activity maintenance intervention designed for use with adults age 50 to 70 years who have increased their physical activity within the past year...
  14. pmc Maintaining physical activity among older adults: 24-month outcomes of the Keep Active Minnesota randomized controlled trial
    Brian C Martinson
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Med 51:37-44. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficacy at 6-, 12-, and 24-month follow-up of Keep Active Minnesota (KAM), a telephone and mail-based intervention designed to promote physical activity (PA) maintenance among currently active adults age 50 to 70...
  15. ncbi request reprint Meeting recommendations for multiple healthy lifestyle factors. Prevalence, clustering, and predictors among adolescent, adult, and senior health plan members
    Nicolaas P Pronk
    Center for Health Promotion, HealthPartners Research Foundation, HealthPartners, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:25-33. 2004
    ..Such data may guide both clinical and health policy decision making and person-centered approaches to population health improvement...
  16. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of Telephone Counseling with smokeless tobacco users: the ChewFree Minnesota study
    Raymond G Boyle
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1433-40. 2008
    ..Proactive telephone-based counseling is an effective strategy for improving cessation rates among ST users. Future research should determine the components contributing to the intervention success...
  17. pmc The long and winding road to physical activity maintenance
    A Lauren Crain
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Health Behav 34:764-75. 2010
    ..To build upon state-of-the-art theory and empirical data to estimate the strength of multiple mediators of the efficacious Keep Active Minnesota (KAM) physical activity (PA) maintenance intervention...
  18. ncbi request reprint Body image perceptions and dieting among African-American pre-adolescent girls and parents/caregivers
    Nancy E Sherwood
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:200-7. 2003
    ..Seventy-two percent of parents reported that they were trying to lose weight. Discussions include possible regional differences in weight concern among AA girls, and implications for obesity prevention programs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and weight loss: does prescribing higher physical activity goals improve outcome?
    Robert W Jeffery
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:684-9. 2003
    ..Recommending increased physical activity facilitates long-term weight loss, but the optimal level of physical activity to recommend is unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and adolescent eating and health behaviors: a multifaceted view in a population-based sample
    Jayne A Fulkerson
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Prev Med 38:865-75. 2004
    ..However, no research to date has described associations between depressive symptoms and nutritional intake or physical activity among adolescents in a nonclinical, population-based sample...
  21. ncbi request reprint Development and implementation of a visual card-sorting technique for assessing food and activity preferences and patterns in African American girls
    Nancy E Sherwood
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 103:1473-9. 2003
    ..Associations among food preference and intake frequency, activity preference and frequency, and body mass index were examined...
  22. ncbi request reprint Long-term weight losses associated with prescription of higher physical activity goals. Are higher levels of physical activity protective against weight regain?
    Deborah F Tate
    Department of Health Behavior Health Education and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:954-9. 2007
    ..High levels of exercise may be necessary for long-term maintenance of weight loss...
  23. ncbi request reprint The weight loss experience: a descriptive analysis
    Robert W Jeffery
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55545 1015, USA
    Ann Behav Med 27:100-6. 2004
    ..Six months of loss followed by gradual regain to baseline is descriptive of most weight loss attempts...
  24. pmc Population reach and recruitment bias in a maintenance RCT in physically active older adults
    Brian C Martinson
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:127-35. 2010
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Correlates of obesity in African-American girls: an overview
    Nancy E Sherwood
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Obes Res 12:3S-6S. 2004
  26. doi request reprint Five-year longitudinal predictive factors for disordered eating in a population-based sample of overweight adolescents: implications for prevention and treatment
    Dianne Neumark-Sztainer
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:664-72. 2009
    ..The objective of this study is to identify predictors of prevalence and incidence of disordered eating (binge eating and extreme weight control behaviors) among overweight adolescents...
  27. ncbi request reprint Shared risk and protective factors for overweight and disordered eating in adolescents
    Dianne R Neumark-Sztainer
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:359-369. 2007
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Evaluating strategies and costs to recruit smokeless tobacco users
    Raymond G Boyle
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, 8170 33rd Avenue South, MS 21111R Bloomington, MN 55425, USA
    Addict Behav 32:3088-92. 2007
    ..The overall cost was expensive but reflected the geographic diversity of recruitment and the prevalence of oral snuff use...
  29. ncbi request reprint Weight-related sports involvement in girls: who is at risk for disordered eating?
    Nancy E Sherwood
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Health Promot 16:341-4, ii. 2002
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Management of child and adolescent obesity: attitudes, barriers, skills, and training needs among health care professionals
    Mary T Story
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    Pediatrics 110:210-4. 2002
    ..The primary aim of this study was to evaluate among health care professionals their attitudes, perceived barriers, perceived skill level, and training needs in the management of child and adolescent obesity...
  31. ncbi request reprint Collaborative planning for formative assessment and cultural appropriateness in the Girls health Enrichment Multi-site Studies (GEMS): a retrospection
    Shiriki K Kumanyika
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6021, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S15-29. 2003
    ..This article describes the collaborative planning process undertaken to take full advantage of formative assessment activities for improving contextual relevance and cultural appropriateness...
  32. ncbi request reprint Measurement characteristics of diet-related psychosocial questionnaires among African-American parents and their 8- to 10-year-old daughters: results from the Girls' health Enrichment Multi-site Studies
    Karen W Cullen
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Prev Med 38:S34-42. 2004
    ..This paper presents the reliability and validity of several diet-related psychosocial questionnaires...
  33. ncbi request reprint Physical activity self-report and accelerometry measures from the Girls health Enrichment Multi-site Studies
    Margarita S Treuth
    Center for Human Nutrition, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Prev Med 38:S43-9. 2004
    ..Valid and reliable physical activity checklists are needed to assess effectiveness of interventions. This study tested the validity and reliability of the Girls health Enrichment Multi-site Studies (GEMS) Activity Questionnaire...
  34. ncbi request reprint Parental cultural perspectives in relation to weight-related behaviors and concerns of African-American girls
    Bettina M Beech
    Department of Psychology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Obes Res 12:7S-19S. 2004
    ..To determine whether cultural perspectives of parents may influence children's eating and physical activity behaviors and patterns of weight gain...
  35. ncbi request reprint Physical activity among African-American girls: the role of parents and the home environment
    Sarah Adkins
    Cancer Prevention and Nutrition Section, Public Health Institute, Sacramento, California, USA
    Obes Res 12:38S-45S. 2004
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Covariability in diet and physical activity in African-American girls
    Deborah Thompson
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obes Res 12:46S-54S. 2004
    ..Our goal was to examine 12-week covariability in diet and physical activity changes among 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls and if these changes predicted percent change in BMI...
  37. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric, parental, and psychosocial correlates of dietary intake of African-American girls
    Karen W Cullen
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Obes Res 12:20S-31S. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Well-child visits in the video age: pediatricians and the American Academy of Pediatrics' guidelines for children's media use
    Douglas A Gentile
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, W112 Lagomarcino Hall, Ames, IA 50011 3180, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1235-41. 2004
    ..Pediatricians were also asked about how often they make media recommendations as part of anticipatory guidance during well-child visits, as well as the perceived efficacy of and barriers to making such recommendations...

Research Grants6

  1. Novel Approaches to Weight Loss Maintenance
    Nancy Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results will provide important information on the effectiveness of a new weight loss maintenance intervention that could potentially be widely disseminated. ..
  2. Novel Approaches to Weight Loss Maintenance
    Nancy Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Results will provide important information on the effectiveness of a new weight loss maintenance intervention that could potentially be widely disseminated. ..
  3. Healthy Homes/Healthy Kids: Pediatric Primary Care-based Obesity Prevention
    Nancy Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The phone-based program will reinforce the physician message and help parents create a healthy home environment to encourage healthy eating and activity patterns and healthy weight gain in their children. ..
  4. Healthy Homes/Healthy Kids: Pediatric Primary Care-based Obesity Prevention
    NANCY E contact SHERWOOD; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The phone-based program will reinforce the physician message and help parents create a healthy home environment to encourage healthy eating and activity patterns and healthy weight gain in their children. ..