Nicolas M Oreskovic

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Comparing self-identified and census-defined neighborhoods among adolescents using GPS and accelerometer
    Alyssa I Robinson
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston MA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 12:57. 2013
  2. pmc Association of optimism with cardiometabolic risk in adolescents
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:407-12. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Combining global positioning system and accelerometer data to determine the locations of physical activity in children
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    MGH Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Geospat Health 6:263-72. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Travel patterns to school among children with asthma
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusets, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 48:632-40. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Built environment and weight disparities among children in high- and low-income towns
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:315-21. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Obesity and the built environment among Massachusetts children
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 48:904-12. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Latino families, primary care, and childhood obesity: a randomized controlled trial
    Alexy D Arauz Boudreau
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Mass General Hospital for Children, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S247-57. 2013
  8. pmc Design and implementation of a physical activity intervention to enhance children's use of the built environment (the CUBE study)
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, MassGeneral Hospital for Children, Boston, MA, USA Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Department of Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 40:172-9. 2015
  9. pmc Adolescent report of lifestyle counseling
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    1 Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
    Child Obes 10:107-13. 2014
  10. pmc The influence of the built environment on outcomes from a "walking school bus study": a cross-sectional analysis using geographical information systems
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Geospat Health 9:37-44. 2014

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Comparing self-identified and census-defined neighborhoods among adolescents using GPS and accelerometer
    Alyssa I Robinson
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston MA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 12:57. 2013
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  2. pmc Association of optimism with cardiometabolic risk in adolescents
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:407-12. 2013
    ..Because cardiometabolic risk differs by race and ethnicity, we also explored whether race and ethnicity moderated the optimism-cardiometabolic risk relationship...
  3. ncbi request reprint Combining global positioning system and accelerometer data to determine the locations of physical activity in children
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    MGH Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Geospat Health 6:263-72. 2012
    ..No combined GPS and accelerometer data collection method proved superior in every data return category, but use of GIS to map joined accelerometer and GPS data can demarcate childhood physical activity locations...
  4. doi request reprint Travel patterns to school among children with asthma
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusets, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 48:632-40. 2009
    ..Active commuting to school provides regular exercise, which can improve asthma symptoms. Little is known about how children with asthma travel to school...
  5. doi request reprint Built environment and weight disparities among children in high- and low-income towns
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:315-21. 2009
    ..To assess differences in built environment and child weight, and associations between them in high- and low-income communities...
  6. doi request reprint Obesity and the built environment among Massachusetts children
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 48:904-12. 2009
    ..The built environment may influence weight status...
  7. doi request reprint Latino families, primary care, and childhood obesity: a randomized controlled trial
    Alexy D Arauz Boudreau
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Mass General Hospital for Children, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S247-57. 2013
    ..Few successful treatment modalities exist to address childhood obesity. Given Latinos' strong identity with family, a family-focused intervention may be able to control Latino childhood obesity...
  8. pmc Design and implementation of a physical activity intervention to enhance children's use of the built environment (the CUBE study)
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, MassGeneral Hospital for Children, Boston, MA, USA Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Department of Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 40:172-9. 2015
    ..However, most adolescents do not attain recommended physical activity levels and effective interventions are lacking. Physical activity trials rarely incorporate built environment use patterns...
  9. pmc Adolescent report of lifestyle counseling
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    1 Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
    Child Obes 10:107-13. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the frequency of lifestyle counseling among healthy weight, overweight, and obese adolescents and determine the contributions of adolescent weight and physical activity...
  10. pmc The influence of the built environment on outcomes from a "walking school bus study": a cross-sectional analysis using geographical information systems
    Nicolas M Oreskovic
    Center for Child and Adolescent Health Research and Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Geospat Health 9:37-44. 2014
    ..The results of this study suggest that the built environment may play a role in active school commuting outcomes and daily physical activity. ..