Diana M Thomas

Summary

Affiliation: Montclair State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Modeling in clinical nutrition: does it add to patient care?
    D M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:555-7. 2013
  2. pmc Why do individuals not lose more weight from an exercise intervention at a defined dose? An energy balance analysis
    D M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Obes Rev 13:835-47. 2012
  3. pmc Dynamic energy-balance model predicting gestational weight gain
    Diana M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, NJ 07043, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:115-22. 2012
  4. pmc New fat free mass - fat mass model for use in physiological energy balance equations
    Diana Thomas
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 7:39. 2010
  5. pmc A computational model to determine energy intake during weight loss
    Diana M Thomas
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:1326-31. 2010
  6. pmc A mathematical model of weight change with adaptation
    Diana M Thomas
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Math Biosci Eng 6:873-87. 2009
  7. pmc A foetal energy balance equation based on maternal exercise and diet
    Diana M Thomas
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    J R Soc Interface 5:449-55. 2008
  8. pmc Effect of dietary adherence on the body weight plateau: a mathematical model incorporating intermittent compliance with energy intake prescription
    Diana M Thomas
    From the Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ DMT the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA CKM, LMR, SBH, and CB the Department of Computational and Systems Biology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA SL Obesity Solutions, Mayo Clinic, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ JAL and Nutritional Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI DAS
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:787-95. 2014
  9. pmc Relationships between body roundness with body fat and visceral adipose tissue emerging from a new geometrical model
    Diana M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:2264-71. 2013
  10. pmc Dynamic model predicting overweight, obesity, and extreme obesity prevalence trends
    Diana M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:590-7. 2014

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Modeling in clinical nutrition: does it add to patient care?
    D M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:555-7. 2013
    ..The challenge of model complexity is moderated by delivery through well-designed software...
  2. pmc Why do individuals not lose more weight from an exercise intervention at a defined dose? An energy balance analysis
    D M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Obes Rev 13:835-47. 2012
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  3. pmc Dynamic energy-balance model predicting gestational weight gain
    Diana M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, NJ 07043, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:115-22. 2012
    ..A mathematical model that predicts GWG and energy intake could provide a clinical tool for setting precise goals during early pregnancy and continuous objective feedback throughout pregnancy...
  4. pmc New fat free mass - fat mass model for use in physiological energy balance equations
    Diana Thomas
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 7:39. 2010
    ..Comparison of translates to a representative sample of the US population indicate that this parameter is a reflection of age, height, race and gender effects...
  5. pmc A computational model to determine energy intake during weight loss
    Diana M Thomas
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:1326-31. 2010
    ..Energy intake (EI) during weight loss is difficult and costly to measure accurately...
  6. pmc A mathematical model of weight change with adaptation
    Diana M Thomas
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Math Biosci Eng 6:873-87. 2009
    ..Forward time simulations of the model compare well with mean data in both overfeeding and calorie restriction studies...
  7. pmc A foetal energy balance equation based on maternal exercise and diet
    Diana M Thomas
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    J R Soc Interface 5:449-55. 2008
    ..A foetal energy balance equation, based on the first law of thermodynamics, that incorporates maternal diet and exercise is developed. Model parameters and validity are evaluated using published data...
  8. pmc Effect of dietary adherence on the body weight plateau: a mathematical model incorporating intermittent compliance with energy intake prescription
    Diana M Thomas
    From the Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ DMT the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA CKM, LMR, SBH, and CB the Department of Computational and Systems Biology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA SL Obesity Solutions, Mayo Clinic, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ JAL and Nutritional Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI DAS
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:787-95. 2014
    ..Clinical weight loss in individuals typically stabilizes at 6 mo. However, validated models of dynamic energy balance have consistently shown weight plateaus between 1 and 2 y. The cause for this discrepancy is unclear...
  9. pmc Relationships between body roundness with body fat and visceral adipose tissue emerging from a new geometrical model
    Diana M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:2264-71. 2013
    ..To develop a new geometrical index that combines height, waist circumference (WC), and hip circumference (HC) and relate this index to total and visceral body fat...
  10. pmc Dynamic model predicting overweight, obesity, and extreme obesity prevalence trends
    Diana M Thomas
    Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:590-7. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to model known multiple population parameters associated with changes in body mass index (BMI) classes and to establish conditions under which obesity prevalence will plateau...
  11. doi request reprint Predicting successful long-term weight loss from short-term weight-loss outcomes: new insights from a dynamic energy balance model (the POUNDS Lost study)
    Diana M Thomas
    From the Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ DMT, AEI, km, and VEB Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA CKM, SBH, DAW, Dr, and GAB Harvard School of Public Health and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA FMS and the Department of Aging and Geriatric Research, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL SDA
    Am J Clin Nutr 101:449-54. 2015
    ..Currently, early weight-loss predictions of long-term weight-loss success rely on fixed percent-weight-loss thresholds...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of starvation in humans
    Baojun Song
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    J Math Biol 54:27-43. 2007
    ..The length of time the obese subject can survive during prolonged starvation is estimated using the model...