B Gutin

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise intensity on cardiovascular fitness, total body composition, and visceral adiposity of obese adolescents
    Bernard Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:818-26. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability in obese children: relations to total body and visceral adiposity, and changes with physical training and detraining
    B Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, 30912, USA
    Obes Res 8:12-9. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of physical training and its cessation on percent fat and bone density of children with obesity
    B Gutin
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 3710, USA
    Obes Res 7:208-14. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Plasma leptin concentrations in obese children: changes during 4-mo periods with and without physical training
    B Gutin
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:388-94. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Weight-independent cardiovascular fitness and coronary risk factors
    B Gutin
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 151:462-5. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Relations of fatness and fitness to fasting insulin in black and white adolescents
    Bernard Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    J Pediatr 145:737-43. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Visceral adipose tissue and markers of the insulin resistance syndrome in obese black and white teenagers
    S Owens
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Atlanta, USA
    Obes Res 8:287-93. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Correlates of individual differences in body-composition changes resulting from physical training in obese children
    P Barbeau
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, and the Office of Biostatistics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 3710, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:705-11. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Prediction of visceral adipose tissue from simple anthropometric measurements in youths with obesity
    S Owens
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Augusta 30912, USA
    Obes Res 7:16-22. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical training improves body composition of black obese 7- to 11-year-old girls
    B Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912, USA
    Obes Res 3:305-12. 1995

Research Grants

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise intensity on cardiovascular fitness, total body composition, and visceral adiposity of obese adolescents
    Bernard Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:818-26. 2002
    ..Little is known about how the intensity of exercise influences cardiovascular fitness and body composition, especially in obese adolescents...
  2. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability in obese children: relations to total body and visceral adiposity, and changes with physical training and detraining
    B Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, 30912, USA
    Obes Res 8:12-9. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of physical training and its cessation on percent fat and bone density of children with obesity
    B Gutin
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 3710, USA
    Obes Res 7:208-14. 1999
    ..We determined the effect of 4-month periods of physical training (PT) and detraining on percent fat (percent fat) and bone density of children with obesity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Plasma leptin concentrations in obese children: changes during 4-mo periods with and without physical training
    B Gutin
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:388-94. 1999
    ..Little is known about the effects of physical training on plasma leptin concentrations in children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Weight-independent cardiovascular fitness and coronary risk factors
    B Gutin
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 151:462-5. 1997
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Relations of fatness and fitness to fasting insulin in black and white adolescents
    Bernard Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    J Pediatr 145:737-43. 2004
    ..To determine in black and white youths the degree to which fatness and cardiovascular fitness (CVF) explained independent proportions of the variance in fasting insulin concentrations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Visceral adipose tissue and markers of the insulin resistance syndrome in obese black and white teenagers
    S Owens
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Atlanta, USA
    Obes Res 8:287-93. 2000
    ..To determine the relationships between visceral and general adiposity, cardiovascular fitness, and markers of the insulin resistance syndrome in obese black and white teenagers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Correlates of individual differences in body-composition changes resulting from physical training in obese children
    P Barbeau
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, and the Office of Biostatistics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 3710, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:705-11. 1999
    ..No studies have been reported in children that assess correlates of body-composition changes in response to a physical training intervention...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prediction of visceral adipose tissue from simple anthropometric measurements in youths with obesity
    S Owens
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Augusta 30912, USA
    Obes Res 7:16-22. 1999
    ..This study examined the ability of simple demographic and anthropometric measurements to predict magnetic resonance imaging-derived VAT in 76 apparently healthy, black and white youths with obesity who were 7 years to 16 years of age...
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical training improves body composition of black obese 7- to 11-year-old girls
    B Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912, USA
    Obes Res 3:305-12. 1995
    ..Skinfold and circumference indices of fatness also declined significantly in the training group. We conclude that controlled physical training, without dietary intervention, improved the fitness and body composition of obese black girls...
  11. ncbi request reprint Body composition in women with sickle cell disease
    K F Woods
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Ethn Dis 11:30-5. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess body composition in women with SCD using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of physical training on total and visceral fat in obese children
    S Owens
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Atlanta 30912, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:143-8. 1999
    ..We tested the hypothesis that controlled physical training, without dietary intervention, would have a favorable impact on VAT and percent body fat (%BF) in obese children...
  13. ncbi request reprint Low-density lipoprotein particle size, central obesity, cardiovascular fitness, and insulin resistance syndrome markers in obese youths
    H S Kang
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912 3710, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:1030-5. 2002
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  14. ncbi request reprint Fasting insulin concentration is related to cardiovascular reactivity to exercise in children
    B Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 3710, USA
    Pediatrics 96:1123-5. 1995
    ..We tested this hypothesis by determining the relationship of insulin concentration and sympathetically mediated cardiovascular reactivity to exercise in children...
  15. ncbi request reprint General and visceral adiposity in black and white adolescents and their relation with reported physical activity and diet
    I S Stallmann-Jorgensen
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Prevention Institute, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:622-9. 2007
    ..Examination of physical activity (PA) and diet behaviours predictive of adiposity may help target efforts to reduce chronic disease risk...
  16. ncbi request reprint Exercise in sickle cell anemia: effect on inflammatory and vasoactive mediators
    P Barbeau
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912, USA
    Endothelium 8:147-55. 2001
    ..05). In conclusion, exercise did not cause a harmful inflammatory response in these individuals with SCA. However, NOx increased after exercise on all 3 days in SCA but appeared attenuated after 2 days in controls...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physical training, lifestyle education, and coronary risk factors in obese girls
    B Gutin
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 28:19-23. 1996
    ..e., the PT improved fitness and fatness, while the LSE improved diet. Exercise and diet-induced changes in lipoprotein(a) require further investigation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability in adolescents: relations to physical activity, fitness, and adiposity
    Bernard Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, 30912, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1856-63. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint An environmental approach to obesity prevention in children: Medical College of Georgia FitKid Project year 1 results
    Zenong Yin
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Augusta, USA
    Obes Res 13:2153-61. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Tanner staging of secondary sexual characteristics and body composition, blood pressure, and insulin in black girls
    William H Hoffman
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, 30912, USA
    Obes Res 13:2195-201. 2005
    ..To assess Tanner staging (breast and pubic hair development) and its relationship to measures of body composition, blood pressure, and fasting insulin and glucose in young black girls...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relations of black mothers' and daughters' body fatness, physical activity beliefs and behavior
    Gloria J Nichols-English
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:172-9. 2006
    ..1) Examine the association between Black mothers' and daughters' body fatness, physical activity (PA) beliefs and levels of PA, and daughters' PA behavior; 2) determine whether family sociodemographic factors influence these relationships...
  22. ncbi request reprint Relationship of visceral adiposity to cardiovascular disease risk factors in black and white teens
    Bernard Gutin
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Prevention Institute, 1499 Walton Way, HS1755, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1029-35. 2007
    ..CVD risk factors were fasting insulin, fibrinogen, total to high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol ratio, triglycerides (TGs), systolic blood pressure, and left ventricular mass indexed to height2.7...
  23. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Physical Activity Questionnaire for Older Children in children of different races
    Justin B Moore
    Division of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 19:6-19. 2007
    ..Results showed that the reliability and validity of the PAQ-C varied by race and that modifications might be necessary...
  24. ncbi request reprint Adiposity, physical activity, and physical fitness among children from Aragón, Spain
    Ignacio Ara
    Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud y el Deporte, Departamento de Fisiatría y Enfermería, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1918-24. 2007
    ..The main purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between physical activity (PA) levels and adiposity. The secondary purpose was to assess the effect of physical fitness and living area on adiposity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Ten months of exercise improves general and visceral adiposity, bone, and fitness in black girls
    Paule Barbeau
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Prevention Institute, 1499 Walton Way, HS1755, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2077-85. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the impact of a 10-month after-school physical activity (PA) program on body composition and cardiovascular (CV) fitness in young black girls...
  26. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in physical activity associations among primary care patients
    Laura Q Rogers
    Department of Medicine, Southern Illinois University SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 62794 9636, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:629-35. 2007
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  27. doi request reprint Preliminary findings of the effect of a 3-year after-school physical activity intervention on fitness and body fat: the Medical College of Georgia Fitkid Project
    Bernard Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 3:3-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of a 3-year after-school physical activity (PA) intervention on aerobic fitness and percent body fat (%BF)...
  28. doi request reprint Child obesity can be reduced with vigorous activity rather than restriction of energy intake
    Bernard Gutin
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2193-6. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint Evidence based physical activity for school-age youth
    William B Strong
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    J Pediatr 146:732-7. 2005
    ..To review the effects of physical activity on health and behavior outcomes and develop evidence-based recommendations for physical activity in youth...
  30. ncbi request reprint Relations of body fatness and cardiovascular fitness to lipid profile in black and white adolescents
    Bernard Gutin
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, 1499 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Pediatr Res 58:78-82. 2005
    ..These results suggest that interventions to improve lipid profile in youths should be designed primarily to minimize fatness...
  31. ncbi request reprint Relations of adiposity and effects of training on the left ventricle in obese youths
    Matthew C Humphries
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, 1499 Walton Way, HS1640, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1428-35. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Hemostatic and inflammatory markers in obese youths: effects of exercise and adiposity
    Paule Barbeau
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Augusta 30912, USA
    J Pediatr 141:415-20. 2002
    ..Measures included fibrinogen, plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 (PAI-1), D-dimer, C-reactive protein (CRP), fitness, percent body fat (%BF), and visceral adiposity (VAT)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Physical training improves insulin resistance syndrome markers in obese adolescents
    Hyun Sik Kang
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Medical College of Georgia, 1499 Walton Way, HS 1640, Augusta, GA 30912 3710, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1920-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that physical training (PT), especially high-intensity PT, would have a favorable effect on components of the insulin resistance syndrome (IRS) in obese adolescents...
  34. ncbi request reprint Influence of physical training on plasma leptin in obese youths
    Paule Barbeau
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Dept Pediatrics, Medical Coll of Georgia, HS 1640, 1499 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30912 3710, USA
    Can J Appl Physiol 28:382-96. 2003
    ..Over the 8-mo intervention period, regardless of group membership, youths who had the lowest increase in cardiovascular fitness tended to have the highest increase in leptin...
  35. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Hologic QDR-1000/W and 4500W DXA Scanners in 13- to 18-Year Olds
    Mark S Litaker
    Office of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Georgia Prevention Institute, Augusta, Georgia 3912 4900, USA
    Obes Res 11:1545-52. 2003
    ..Body composition measurements made using Hologic QDR-1000/W pencil-beam and QDR-4500W fan-beam scanners (Bedford, MA) were compared in a sample of 13- to 18-year-old white and black youth (n = 219)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Development of general and central obesity from childhood into early adulthood in African American and European American males and females with a family history of cardiovascular disease
    J Caroline Dekkers
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 3710, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:661-8. 2004
    ..Obesity is associated with multiple health problems, often originating in childhood...
  37. ncbi request reprint An after-school physical activity program for obesity prevention in children: the Medical College of Georgia FitKid Project
    Zenong Yin
    Medical College of Georgia, USA
    Eval Health Prof 28:67-89. 2005
    ..If feasibility and efficacy are demonstrated, implementing an after-school program like this one in elementary schools could play a major role in preventing and reducing childhood obesity...
  38. ncbi request reprint Relations of moderate and vigorous physical activity to fitness and fatness in adolescents
    Bernard Gutin
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:746-50. 2005
    ..It is unclear how moderate and vigorous intensities of physical activity (PA) are associated with cardiovascular fitness (CVF) and percentage of body fat (%BF) in adolescents...
  39. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular structure and function in obese adolescents: relations to cardiovascular fitness, percent body fat, and visceral adiposity, and effects of physical training
    Brett M Mitchell
    Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E73-3. 2002
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  40. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of internal medicine residents as exercise role models and associations with self-reported counseling behavior, confidence, and perceived success
    Laura Q Rogers
    Department of Medicine, Medical College Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Teach Learn Med 18:215-21. 2006
    ..Patients perceive physicians who practice healthy personal behaviors as more credible and better able to motivate patients to make healthy lifestyle choices...
  41. ncbi request reprint A physician fitness program: enhancing the physician as an "exercise" role model for patients
    Laura Q Rogers
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Teach Learn Med 17:27-35. 2005
    ..Physically active physicians are more apt to counsel patients about exercise...
  42. ncbi request reprint Teaching resident physicians to provide exercise counseling: a needs assessment
    Laura Q Rogers
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, IL 62794 9636, USA
    Acad Med 77:841-4. 2002
    ..To determine the behaviors, knowledge, and attitudes of resident physicians regarding exercise counseling...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary responses to exercise in women with sickle cell anemia
    Leigh A Callahan
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642 8692, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:1309-16. 2002
    ..The remaining three patients had low peak VO2, low AT, no gas exchange abnormalities, and a low heart rate reserve; this pattern of exercise limitation is best explained by anemia...

Research Grants9

  1. APEX: ADIPOSITY PREVENTION BY EXERCISE IN BLACK GIRLS
    Bernard Gutin; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. LIFESTYLE, ADIPOSITY AND CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH IN YOUTHS
    Bernard Gutin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  3. Medical College of Georgia FitKid Project
    Bernard Gutin; Fiscal Year: 2003
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