J A Yanovski

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in corticotropin-releasing hormone-stimulated adrenocorticotropin and cortisol before and after weight loss
    J A Yanovski
    Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82:1874-8. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint The dexamethasone-suppressed corticotropin-releasing hormone stimulation test differentiates mild Cushing's disease from normal physiology
    J A Yanovski
    Office of the Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1862, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 83:348-52. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Corticotropin-releasing hormone stimulation following low-dose dexamethasone administration. A new test to distinguish Cushing's syndrome from pseudo-Cushing's states
    J A Yanovski
    Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892
    JAMA 269:2232-8. 1993
  4. ncbi request reprint Inferior petrosal sinus AVP in patients with Cushing's syndrome
    J A Yanovski
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1862, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 47:199-206. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint Differences in body composition of black and white girls
    J A Yanovski
    Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 64:833-9. 1996
  6. pmc Prediction of maximal oxygen uptake by bioelectrical impedance analysis in overweight adolescents
    M D Roberts
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NICHD, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 49:240-5. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The relation between skeletal maturation and adiposity in African American and Caucasian children
    D L Russell
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Pediatr 139:844-8. 2001
  8. pmc Hyperphagia among patients with Bardet-Biedl syndrome
    R Sherafat-Kazemzadeh
    Section on Growth and Obesity SGO, Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics PDEGEN, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NICHD, National Institutes of Health NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Pediatr Obes 8:e64-7. 2013
  9. pmc Children's binge eating and development of metabolic syndrome
    M Tanofsky-Kraff
    Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, Section on Growth and Obesity, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Hatfield Clinical Research Center, Bethesda, MD 20892 1103, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:956-62. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint A single midnight serum cortisol measurement distinguishes Cushing's syndrome from pseudo-Cushing states
    D A Papanicolaou
    Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 83:1163-7. 1998

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  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in corticotropin-releasing hormone-stimulated adrenocorticotropin and cortisol before and after weight loss
    J A Yanovski
    Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82:1874-8. 1997
    ..We conclude that when obese women lose large amounts of weight with a 3350 kJ/day, very low energy diet, such weight reduction does not significantly affect the HPA axis...
  2. ncbi request reprint The dexamethasone-suppressed corticotropin-releasing hormone stimulation test differentiates mild Cushing's disease from normal physiology
    J A Yanovski
    Office of the Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1862, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 83:348-52. 1998
    ..These results suggest that the Dex-CRH test may be useful in the evaluation of CS in patients without significant hypercortisoluria. However, its value in patients with episodic hormonogenesis has not been tested...
  3. ncbi request reprint Corticotropin-releasing hormone stimulation following low-dose dexamethasone administration. A new test to distinguish Cushing's syndrome from pseudo-Cushing's states
    J A Yanovski
    Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892
    JAMA 269:2232-8. 1993
    ..CONCLUSION--The dexamethasone-CRH test is a more accurate test to distinguish Cushing's syndrome from pseudo-Cushing's states in patients with mild hypercortisolism...
  4. ncbi request reprint Inferior petrosal sinus AVP in patients with Cushing's syndrome
    J A Yanovski
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1862, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 47:199-206. 1997
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  5. ncbi request reprint Differences in body composition of black and white girls
    J A Yanovski
    Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 64:833-9. 1996
    ..We conclude that there are significant racial differences in body composition and differences in the strength of association between abdominal adipose tissue depots and insulin sensitivity in black and white girls...
  6. pmc Prediction of maximal oxygen uptake by bioelectrical impedance analysis in overweight adolescents
    M D Roberts
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NICHD, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 49:240-5. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The relation between skeletal maturation and adiposity in African American and Caucasian children
    D L Russell
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Pediatr 139:844-8. 2001
    ..In large measure, the advancement in skeletal maturation of prepubertal and early pubertal African American children can be accounted for by their greater adiposity...
  8. pmc Hyperphagia among patients with Bardet-Biedl syndrome
    R Sherafat-Kazemzadeh
    Section on Growth and Obesity SGO, Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics PDEGEN, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NICHD, National Institutes of Health NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Pediatr Obes 8:e64-7. 2013
    ..The importance of hyperphagia as a cause for energy imbalance in humans with Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS) has not been established. We therefore compared hyperphagic symptoms in patients with BBS vs. controls...
  9. pmc Children's binge eating and development of metabolic syndrome
    M Tanofsky-Kraff
    Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, Section on Growth and Obesity, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Hatfield Clinical Research Center, Bethesda, MD 20892 1103, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:956-62. 2012
    ..Binge eating predisposes children to excessive weight gain. However, it is unknown if pediatric binge eating predicts other obesity-associated adverse health outcomes...
  10. ncbi request reprint A single midnight serum cortisol measurement distinguishes Cushing's syndrome from pseudo-Cushing states
    D A Papanicolaou
    Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 83:1163-7. 1998
    ..5 microg/dL at midnight discriminates CS from PCS with higher sensitivity than 24-h urinary cortisol or 17OHCS, or other individual or combined measures of serum cortisol...
  11. ncbi request reprint Associations between uncoupling protein 2, body composition, and resting energy expenditure in lean and obese African American, white, and Asian children
    J A Yanovski
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:1405-20. 2000
    ..Little is known about genes that affect childhood body weight...
  12. pmc Pharmacotherapy for childhood obesity: present and future prospects
    R Sherafat-Kazemzadeh
    Section on Growth and Obesity, Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1103, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:1-15. 2013
    ..It is to be hoped that the future will bring new drugs targeting specific obesity phenotypes that will allow clinicians to use etiology-specific, and therefore more effective, anti-obesity therapies...
  13. ncbi request reprint Visceral abdominal-fat accumulation associated with use of indinavir
    K D Miller
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Lancet 351:871-5. 1998
    ..We aimed to find out whether this collection of symptoms was associated with changes in abdominal fat and whether such changes were associated with indinavir use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Plasma levels of corticotropin-releasing hormone in the inferior petrosal sinuses of healthy volunteers, patients with Cushing's syndrome, and patients with pseudo-Cushing states
    J A Yanovski
    Office of the Director, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 83:1485-8. 1998
    ..We conclude that inferior petrosal sinus human CRH levels are not easily measured in the inferior petrosal sinuses and cannot be used to determine whether individual patients may have hypersecretion of CRH causing their ACTH secretion...
  15. pmc Construct validity of the emotional eating scale adapted for children and adolescents
    A Vannucci
    Section on Growth and Obesity, Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:938-43. 2012
    ..Emotional eating, defined as eating in response to a range of negative emotions, is common in youths. Yet, there are few easily administered and well-validated methods to assess emotional eating in pediatric populations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Intensive therapies for pediatric obesity
    J A Yanovski
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 48:1041-53. 2001
    ..Intensive approaches generally should be restricted to specialized centers that have experience with those treatments and should be carried out in the context of a comprehensive weight-management program...
  17. ncbi request reprint Estimation of body fatness by air displacement plethysmography in African American and white children
    J C Nicholson
    Unit on Growth and ObesityNational Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Pediatr Res 50:467-73. 2001
    ..Because of the ease with which it can be performed, ADP may prove useful for investigations of adiposity in children...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of insulin sensitivity, clearance, and secretion estimates using euglycemic and hyperglycemic clamps in children
    Gabriel I Uwaifo
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Building 10 Room 10N262, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:2899-905. 2002
    ..It cannot be assumed that the hyperglycemic clamp obviates the need for euglycemic clamp studies to accurately estimate insulin sensitivity in children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Relationships between walk/run performance and cardiorespiratory fitness in adolescents who are overweight
    B Drinkard
    Rehabilitation Medicine Department, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Phys Ther 81:1889-96. 2001
    ..Little is known about the methods used to assess the physical fitness of adolescents who are overweight. We investigated the relationship between walk/run performance and cardiorespiratory fitness in adolescents who are overweight...
  20. ncbi request reprint Weight and body composition changes during and after adjuvant chemotherapy in women with breast cancer
    R J Freedman
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2248-53. 2004
    ..They do, however, appear to undergo unfavorable changes in body composition...
  21. pmc Serum leptin and loss of control eating in children and adolescents
    R Miller
    1 Section on Growth and Obesity, Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development NICHD, National Institutes of Health NIH, DHHS, Hatfield Clinical Research Center, Bethesda, MD, USA 2 Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 38:397-403. 2014
    ..We therefore examined leptin and LOC eating in a pediatric cohort...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity during exercise in African American and Caucasian women
    J A Yanovski
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1862, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:2660-3. 2000
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Endocrine and metabolic evaluation of human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with evidence of protease inhibitor-associated lipodystrophy
    J A Yanovski
    Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 84:1925-31. 1999
    ..The cause remains to be elucidated...
  24. ncbi request reprint Relation of acanthosis nigricans to hyperinsulinemia and insulin sensitivity in overweight African American and white children
    T T Nguyen
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-1862, USA
    J Pediatr 138:474-80. 2001
    ..Children with a race-, sex-, and age-specific body mass index SD scores > or = 3.0 should be screened for hyperinsulinemia, whether or not they have AN...
  25. ncbi request reprint Associations between a polymorphism in the 11 beta hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type I gene and body composition
    L Gelernter-Yaniv
    Pediatric and Reproductive Endocrinology Branch, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:983-6. 2003
    ..11betaHSD-1 may be one of the genes relevant for pediatric-onset obesity and its complications...
  26. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of bromocriptine, cyproheptadine, and valproic acid on plasma adrenocorticotropin secretion in Nelson's syndrome
    L B Mercado-Asis
    Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82:514-7. 1997
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Pediatric obesity
    J A Yanovski
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institute of Health, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1862, Bldg. 10, Rm. 10N262, Bethesda, MD 20892-1862, USA
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 2:371-83. 2001
    ..Gastric bypass surgery is effective, but should be considered a last resort for the child with life-threatening complications of obesity...
  28. pmc Inflammation and iron deficiency in the hypoferremia of obesity
    L B Yanoff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1412-9. 2007
    ..Obesity is associated with hypoferremia, but it is unclear if this condition is caused by insufficient iron stores or diminished iron availability related to inflammation-induced iron sequestration...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of growth hormone treatment on testicular function, puberty, and adrenarche in boys with non-growth hormone-deficient short stature: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    E W Leschek
    Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-1862, USA
    J Pediatr 138:406-10. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Our findings suggest that GH treatment does not cause testicular damage, alter the onset or pace of puberty, or alter the pace of adrenarche in boys with non-GH-deficient short stature...
  30. ncbi request reprint Improvements in cardiovascular risk profile with large-volume liposuction: a pilot study
    S Y Giese
    Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA. www.drsharongiese.com
    Plast Reconstr Surg 108:510-9; discussion 520-1. 2001
    ..Should these improvements be maintained over time, liposuction may prove to be a valuable tool for reducing the comorbid conditions associated with obesity...