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 Diana M ThomasSummaryAffiliation: Montclair State University Country: USA Publications

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 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 67:5557. 2013..The challenge of model complexity is moderated by delivery through welldesigned software...  Why do individuals not lose more weight from an exercise intervention at a defined dose? An energy balance analysisD M Thomas
Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
Obes Rev 13:83547. 2012....  Dynamic energybalance model predicting gestational weight gainDiana M Thomas
Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, NJ 07043, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 95:11522. 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...  A foetal energy balance equation based on maternal exercise and dietDiana M Thomas
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
J R Soc Interface 5:44955. 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...  A mathematical model of weight change with adaptationDiana M Thomas
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
Math Biosci Eng 6:87387. 2009..Forward time simulations of the model compare well with mean data in both overfeeding and calorie restriction studies...  New fat free mass  fat mass model for use in physiological energy balance equationsDiana 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...  A computational model to determine energy intake during weight lossDiana M Thomas
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 92:132631. 2010..Energy intake (EI) during weight loss is difficult and costly to measure accurately...  Relationships between body roundness with body fat and visceral adipose tissue emerging from a new geometrical modelDiana M Thomas
Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:226471. 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...  Dynamic model predicting overweight, obesity, and extreme obesity prevalence trendsDiana M Thomas
Center for Quantitative Obesity Research, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:5907. 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...  Dynamics of starvation in humansBaojun Song
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
J Math Biol 54:2743. 2007..The length of time the obese subject can survive during prolonged starvation is estimated using the model...