Bruce A Barton

Summary

Affiliation: Maryland Medical Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Hydroxyurea and sickle cell anemia: effect on quality of life
    Samir K Ballas
    Cardeza Foundation, Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:59. 2006
  2. pmc The Hip Impact Protection Project: design and methods
    Bruce A Barton
    Maryland Medical Research Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Trials 5:347-55. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation between the changes in physical activity and body-mass index during adolescence: a multicentre longitudinal study
    Sue Y S Kimm
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Lancet 366:301-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship of breakfast and cereal consumption to nutrient intake and body mass index: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Bruce A Barton
    Maryland Medical Research Institute, Baltimore 21210, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1383-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Self-reported symptoms of depression in late adolescence to early adulthood: a comparison of African-American and Caucasian females
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:526-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of the metabolic syndrome in black and white adolescent girls: a longitudinal assessment
    John A Morrison
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1178-82. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake: Few adolescent girls meet national guidelines
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Prev Med 42:223-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Correlates of beverage intake in adolescent girls: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459 0408, USA
    J Pediatr 148:183-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Pubertal correlates in black and white girls
    Frank M Biro
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 148:234-40. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Breakfast consumption by African-American and white adolescent girls correlates positively with calcium and fiber intake and negatively with body mass index
    Sandra G Affenito
    Department of Nutrition, Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, CT, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:938-45. 2005

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Hydroxyurea and sickle cell anemia: effect on quality of life
    Samir K Ballas
    Cardeza Foundation, Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:59. 2006
    ..The morbidity associated with this disease is known to have serious negative impact on the overall quality of life(QOL) of affected individuals...
  2. pmc The Hip Impact Protection Project: design and methods
    Bruce A Barton
    Maryland Medical Research Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Trials 5:347-55. 2008
    ..Nearly 340,000 hip fractures occur each year in the U.S. With current demographic trends, the number of hip fractures is expected to double at least in the next 40 years...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation between the changes in physical activity and body-mass index during adolescence: a multicentre longitudinal study
    Sue Y S Kimm
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Lancet 366:301-7. 2005
    ..We examined changes in activity in relation to changes in body-mass index (BMI) and adiposity in a cohort of 1152 black and 1135 white girls from the USA, who were followed up prospectively from ages 9 or 10 to 18 or 19 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship of breakfast and cereal consumption to nutrient intake and body mass index: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Bruce A Barton
    Maryland Medical Research Institute, Baltimore 21210, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1383-9. 2005
    ..To describe changes in breakfast and cereal consumption of girls between ages 9 and 19 years, and to examine the association of breakfast and cereal intake with body mass index (BMI) and consumption of nutrients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Self-reported symptoms of depression in late adolescence to early adulthood: a comparison of African-American and Caucasian females
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:526-9. 2005
    ..Caucasian girls' scores decreased over time, whereas scores for African-American girls were fairly consistent. Future studies are needed to examine age-specific risk factors in adolescent girls...
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of the metabolic syndrome in black and white adolescent girls: a longitudinal assessment
    John A Morrison
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1178-82. 2005
    ..The metabolic syndrome, associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease, begins to develop during adolescence...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake: Few adolescent girls meet national guidelines
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Prev Med 42:223-8. 2006
    ..To examine longitudinal changes in daily fruit and vegetable consumption among black and white adolescent girls and calculate the percent of girls who met the Healthy People 2010 recommendations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Correlates of beverage intake in adolescent girls: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459 0408, USA
    J Pediatr 148:183-7. 2006
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  9. ncbi request reprint Pubertal correlates in black and white girls
    Frank M Biro
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 148:234-40. 2006
    ..Since pubertal maturation is an important covariate in studies that evaluate physical and social changes that occur during the teen years, we examined pubertal parameters in a group of US girls...
  10. ncbi request reprint Breakfast consumption by African-American and white adolescent girls correlates positively with calcium and fiber intake and negatively with body mass index
    Sandra G Affenito
    Department of Nutrition, Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, CT, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:938-45. 2005
    ..To describe age- and race-related differences in breakfast consumption and to examine the association of breakfast intake with dietary calcium and fiber and body mass index (BMI)...
  11. pmc Childhood overweight and cardiovascular disease risk factors: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Douglas R Thompson
    Maryland Medical Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21210, USA
    J Pediatr 150:18-25. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence and incidence of overweight in African-American and Caucasian girls, and to examine associations between adolescent overweight and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Influence of intervention on beverage choices: trends in the dietary intervention study in children (DISC)
    Lisa Aronson Friedman
    Maryland Medical Research Institute, 600 Wyndhurst Ave, Baltimore, MD 21210, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:586-94. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Decline in physical activity in black girls and white girls during adolescence
    Sue Y S Kimm
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:709-15. 2002
    ..Physical activity declines during adolescence, but the underlying reasons remain unknown...
  14. ncbi request reprint Obesity development during adolescence in a biracial cohort: the NHLBI Growth and Health Study
    Sue Y S Kimm
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Pediatrics 110:e54. 2002
    ..The purpose of this report was to examine changes in the annual prevalence rates of overweight and obesity in the NGHS cohort from ages 9 to 19 years...
  15. ncbi request reprint A summary of results of the Dietary Intervention Study in Children (DISC): lessons learned
    Linda Van Horn
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 18:28-41. 2003
    ..Highlights of key lessons learned from DISC and translational applications of potential interest to nurses and other health care providers are presented...
  16. ncbi request reprint Macronutrient intake of black and white adolescent girls over 10 years: the NHLBI Growth and Health Study
    Shari S Kronsberg
    Maryland Medical Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21210, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 103:852-60. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint Obesity and the development of insulin resistance and impaired fasting glucose in black and white adolescent girls: a longitudinal study
    David J Klein
    Division of Endocrinology and Cardiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:378-83. 2004
    ..Studies of factors associated with insulin resistance and hyperglycemia in preadolescent and adolescent populations are essential to understanding diabetes development...
  18. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal assessment of micronutrient intake among African-American and white girls: The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Sandra G Affenito
    Department of Nutrition, Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, CT, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1113-23. 2007
    ..This report describes intake of key micronutrients relative to the Dietary Reference Intakes in a sample of African-American and white girls...
  19. ncbi request reprint Higher self-reported physical activity is associated with lower systolic blood pressure: the Dietary Intervention Study in Childhood (DISC)
    Samuel S Gidding
    Nemours Cardiac Center, A I duPont Children s Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University, Wilmington, Delaware 19899, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2388-93. 2006
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  20. doi request reprint What's love got to do with it? Family cohesion and healthy eating behaviors in adolescent girls
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5000, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:360-7. 2008
    ..To examine the association between family cohesion and behaviors linked to health or overweight in adolescents...
  21. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of metformin treatment of weight gain associated with initiation of atypical antipsychotic therapy in children and adolescents
    David J Klein
    Division of Endocrinology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, ML 7012, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2072-9. 2006
    ..Second-generation, or atypical, antipsychotics effectively treat psychiatric illness in children and adolescents. However, weight gain and abnormalities in insulin sensitivity, including diabetes, complicate this therapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Metformin for weight loss in pediatric patients taking psychotropic drugs
    John A Morrison
    Division of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinatti, Ohio 45229, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:655-7. 2002
    ..Metformin was assessed as a treatment for weight gain in children taking olanzapine, risperidone, quetiapine, or valproate...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and comorbidity of major depressive disorder in young black and white women
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, 203 Lake Hall Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 39:275-83. 2005
    ..This study reports the prevalence and comorbidity of depression in two large samples of black and white young adult women...
  24. ncbi request reprint Expanding our understanding of the relationship between negative life events and depressive symptoms in black and white adolescent girls
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Psychol Med 34:1319-30. 2004
    ..Little is known about the extent to which negative life events predict depressive symptoms in ethnically diverse groups or whether this relationship is proximal or enduring...
  25. ncbi request reprint Measuring eating concerns in Black and White adolescent girls
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5000, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 35:179-89. 2004
    ..Few instruments exist to measure eating concerns in adolescent girls from diverse ethnic backgrounds...
  26. ncbi request reprint Pubertal maturation in girls and the relationship to anthropometric changes: pathways through puberty
    Frank M Biro
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 142:643-6. 2003
    ..We examined the relationship of the initial manifestation of puberty in girls with anthropometric measures, as well as age at menarche...
  27. ncbi request reprint Sex hormones and the changes in adolescent male lipids: longitudinal studies in a biracial cohort
    John A Morrison
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medial Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 142:637-42. 2003
    ..To determine the role of increasing free testosterone and estradiol in pubertal changes in male lipids...
  28. doi request reprint Concern over ready-to-eat breakfast cereals
    Douglas Thompson
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:1617-8; author reply 1619-20. 2008

Research Grants4

  1. Silent Cerebral Infarct Multi-Center Clinical Trial -SCC
    Bruce Barton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We anticipate results of this study could lead to a change in standard care practices for children affected with both Sickle Cell disease and Silent Cerebral Infarcts. ..
  2. Occluded Artery Trial: Long-Term Follow up-Data Coordinating Center
    Bruce Barton; Fiscal Year: 2007
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