Unab I Khan

Summary

Affiliation: Montefiore Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of modest changes in BMI on cardiovascular disease risk markers in severely obese, minority adolescents
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, United States Electronic
    Obes Res Clin Pract 4:e163-246. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Independent and synergistic associations of asthma and obesity with systemic inflammation in adolescents
    Unab I Khan
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Asthma 49:1044-50. 2012
  3. pmc Race-ethnic differences in adipokine levels: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 E 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Metabolism 61:1261-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents
    Unab Khan
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, The Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 20:101-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Medical interventions in adolescent obesity
    Unab I Khan
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 19:406-20, viii. 2008
  6. pmc Burden of subclinical cardiovascular disease in "metabolically benign" and "at-risk" overweight and obese women: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Atherosclerosis 217:179-86. 2011
  7. pmc Evaluation of a community-based weight management program for predominantly severely obese, difficult-to-reach, inner-city minority adolescents
    Jessica Rieder
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Child Obes 9:292-304. 2013
  8. pmc Ectopic fat and adipokines in metabolically benign overweight/obese women: the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study
    Alexandra D Ogorodnikova
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1726-33. 2013
  9. pmc Associations of obesity and asthma with functional exercise capacity in urban minority adolescents
    Deepa Rastogi
    Division of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 47:1061-9. 2012
  10. pmc Upper airway structure and body fat composition in obese children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Raanan Arens
    Division of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:782-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Effect of modest changes in BMI on cardiovascular disease risk markers in severely obese, minority adolescents
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, United States Electronic
    Obes Res Clin Pract 4:e163-246. 2010
    ..Obese adolescents should be encouraged to continue with modest weight loss goals as they result in improvement in cardiovascular disease risk markers. ..
  2. doi request reprint Independent and synergistic associations of asthma and obesity with systemic inflammation in adolescents
    Unab I Khan
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Asthma 49:1044-50. 2012
    ..We examined the independent and synergistic associations of asthma and obesity with systemic inflammation using high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) levels in adolescents...
  3. pmc Race-ethnic differences in adipokine levels: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 E 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Metabolism 61:1261-9. 2012
    ..008). Significant race-ethnic differences exist in circulating adipokines, even after accounting for adiposity. Further research is needed to explicitly determine if such differences contribute to known racial differences in CVD risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents
    Unab Khan
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, The Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 20:101-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Medical interventions in adolescent obesity
    Unab I Khan
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 19:406-20, viii. 2008
    ..Pharmacologic agents should be used carefully as adjuncts, but long-term studies regarding their efficacy in sustaining weight loss are not available in adolescents...
  6. pmc Burden of subclinical cardiovascular disease in "metabolically benign" and "at-risk" overweight and obese women: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Atherosclerosis 217:179-86. 2011
    ..Metabolically benign obese individuals have a 10-year cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk comparable to healthy normal weight individuals. However, the burden of subclinical CVD among metabolically benign obese is not well known...
  7. pmc Evaluation of a community-based weight management program for predominantly severely obese, difficult-to-reach, inner-city minority adolescents
    Jessica Rieder
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Child Obes 9:292-304. 2013
    ..Few interventions targeting severely obese minority youth have been implemented in community-based settings. We evaluate a 9-month multicomponent, community-based program for obese, inner-city adolescents...
  8. pmc Ectopic fat and adipokines in metabolically benign overweight/obese women: the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study
    Alexandra D Ogorodnikova
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1726-33. 2013
    ..It is unclear why despite a comparable cardiometabolic risk profile, "metabolically benign" overweight/obese individuals show an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease compared to normal weight individuals...
  9. pmc Associations of obesity and asthma with functional exercise capacity in urban minority adolescents
    Deepa Rastogi
    Division of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 47:1061-9. 2012
    ..To examine the independent association of asthma and obesity and of their co-existence with functional exercise capacity among urban adolescents...
  10. pmc Upper airway structure and body fat composition in obese children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Raanan Arens
    Division of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:782-7. 2011
    ..Mechanisms leading to obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) in obese children are not well understood...
  11. pmc Subcutaneous adipose tissue in relation to subclinical atherosclerosis and cardiometabolic risk factors in midlife women
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:719-26. 2011
    ..Limited data suggest that the effects of abdominal subcutaneous adipose tissue (SAT) on cardiovascular disease risk may depend on accompanying amounts of abdominal visceral adipose tissue (VAT)...
  12. pmc The adipokine profile of metabolically benign obese and at-risk normal weight postmenopausal women: the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:786-94. 2014
    ..Nearly, a third of obese individuals, termed metabolically benign obese, have a low burden of adiposity-related cardiometabolic abnormalities, whereas a substantial proportion of normal-weight individuals possess risk factors...
  13. pmc Progression From Metabolically Benign to At-Risk Obesity in Perimenopausal Women: A Longitudinal Analysis of Study of Women Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Unab I Khan
    Departments of Pediatrics U I K and Epidemiology and Population Health D W, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467 Center for Global Health N K, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435 Department of Epidemiology C A K G and K R Y, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health N S, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado 80045
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:2516-25. 2014
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