Susan Yanovski

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity
    Susan Z Yanovski
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 5450, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:591-602. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for obesity--promise and uncertainty
    Susan Z Yanovski
    N Engl J Med 353:2187-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Binge eating disorder and obesity in 2003: could treating an eating disorder have a positive effect on the obesity epidemic?
    Susan Z Yanovski
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 5450, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 34:S117-20. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Sugar and fat: cravings and aversions
    Susan Yanovski
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Nutr 133:835S-837S. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint A low-fat intake and greater activity level are associated with lower weight regain 3 years after completing a very-low-calorie diet
    Maureen S Leser
    NIH Clinical Center Nutrition Department, National Institutes of Health, Building 19, B1S234, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892 1078, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 102:1252-6. 2002
  6. pmc Puberty and observed energy intake: boy, can they eat!
    Lauren B Shomaker
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:123-9. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Loss of control over eating, adiposity, and psychopathology in overweight children
    Christina M Morgan
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 31:430-41. 2002
  8. pmc Eating in the absence of hunger in adolescents: intake after a large-array meal compared with that after a standardized meal
    Lauren B Shomaker
    Unit 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, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:697-703. 2010
  9. pmc The perceived onset of dieting and loss of control eating behaviors in overweight children
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1103, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 38:112-22. 2005
  10. pmc Comparison of child interview and parent reports of children's eating disordered behaviors
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD, NIH, 10 Center Drive, Building 10, Room 10N262 MSC 1862, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862, USA
    Eat Behav 6:95-9. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity
    Susan Z Yanovski
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 5450, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:591-602. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for obesity--promise and uncertainty
    Susan Z Yanovski
    N Engl J Med 353:2187-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Binge eating disorder and obesity in 2003: could treating an eating disorder have a positive effect on the obesity epidemic?
    Susan Z Yanovski
    Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 5450, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 34:S117-20. 2003
    ..The purpose of this paper is to explore the relationship between binge eating disorder (BED) and obesity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sugar and fat: cravings and aversions
    Susan Yanovski
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Nutr 133:835S-837S. 2003
    ..An understanding of food cravings and aversions may lead to improved methods for the prevention and treatment of obesity and eating disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint A low-fat intake and greater activity level are associated with lower weight regain 3 years after completing a very-low-calorie diet
    Maureen S Leser
    NIH Clinical Center Nutrition Department, National Institutes of Health, Building 19, B1S234, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892 1078, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 102:1252-6. 2002
    ..To examine the roles of diet, exercise, and lifestyle factors in determining long-term weight regain after weight loss with a very-low-calorie diet (VLCD)...
  6. pmc Puberty and observed energy intake: boy, can they eat!
    Lauren B Shomaker
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:123-9. 2010
    ..Anecdotal reports suggest that adolescent males consume large quantities of food to meet the growth demands of pubertal development. However, limited experimental data exist to support this impression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Loss of control over eating, adiposity, and psychopathology in overweight children
    Christina M Morgan
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 31:430-41. 2002
    ..To investigate the relationship between loss of control over eating, adiposity, and psychological distress in a nontreatment sample of overweight children...
  8. pmc Eating in the absence of hunger in adolescents: intake after a large-array meal compared with that after a standardized meal
    Lauren B Shomaker
    Unit 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, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:697-703. 2010
    ..Because energy intake required to reach satiety varies among individuals, a standard meal may not ensure the absence of hunger among participants of all weight strata...
  9. pmc The perceived onset of dieting and loss of control eating behaviors in overweight children
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1103, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 38:112-22. 2005
    ..The current study investigated the self-reported temporal relationships of dieting, binge eating, and overweight in childhood...
  10. pmc Comparison of child interview and parent reports of children's eating disordered behaviors
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD, NIH, 10 Center Drive, Building 10, Room 10N262 MSC 1862, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862, USA
    Eat Behav 6:95-9. 2005
    ..While parent report of child eating behaviors may provide some general information regarding eating psychopathology in young nontreatment-seeking children, they do not accurately reflect the results of a structured interview...
  11. ncbi request reprint Eating disorder or disordered eating? Non-normative eating patterns in obese individuals
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, 10 Center Drive, Building 10, Room 10N262 MSC 1862, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862
    Obes Res 12:1361-6. 2004
    ..Ultimately, better understanding of the many pathways to increased energy intake may lead to targeted strategies for prevention of overweight and obesity in at-risk individuals and populations...
  12. pmc Comparison of the child and parent forms of the Questionnaire on Eating and Weight Patterns in the assessment of children's eating-disordered behaviors
    Emily Steinberg
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1862, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 36:183-94. 2004
    ..We compared results from the adolescent and parent versions of the Questionnaire on Eating and Weight Patterns (QEWP-A and QEWP-P, respectively) in a nontreatment sample of overweight and normal weight children...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of assessments of children's eating-disordered behaviors by interview and questionnaire
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1862, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 33:213-24. 2003
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  14. pmc Laboratory assessment of the food intake of children and adolescents with loss of control eating
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit 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, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:738-45. 2009
    ..Loss of control (LOC) eating in youth predicts excessive weight gain. However, few studies have measured the actual energy intake of children reporting LOC eating...
  15. pmc Psychometric properties of a new questionnaire to assess eating in the absence of hunger in children and adolescents
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Program on Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Hatfield Clinical Research Center, Room 1 3330, Bethesda, MD 20892 1862, USA
    Appetite 51:148-55. 2008
    ..However, no easily administered questionnaire exists to assess for EAH in children...
  16. pmc Children's descriptions of the foods consumed during loss of control eating episodes
    Kelly R Theim
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Hatfield CRC, 10 Center Dr, Rm 1 3330 MSC 1103, Bethesda, MD 20892 1103, USA
    Eat Behav 8:258-65. 2007
    ..2+/-2.7 v. 7.4+/-1.2%, p<.05) and desserts (18.1+/-3.1 v. 12.8+/-1.5%, p<.05). The quality of LOC episodes may help explain why LOC eating promotes excessive weight gain among children who report such episodes...
  17. pmc Differences between the perceived and actual age of overweight onset in children and adolescents
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    MedGenMed 8:18. 2006
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  18. pmc Influence of serum leptin on weight and body fat growth in children at high risk for adult obesity
    Abby F Fleisch
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Hatfield CRC, Room 1E 3330, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1103, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1103, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:948-54. 2007
    ....
  19. pmc Effects of binge eating on satiation, satiety, and energy intake of overweight children
    Margaret C Mirch
    Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892 1103, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:732-8. 2006
    ..Children who report episodes of binge eating gain more weight than do children not reporting binge eating. However, how binge eating affects children's food intake at meals is unknown...
  20. pmc Eating-disordered behaviors, body fat, and psychopathology in overweight and normal-weight children
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institite of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:53-61. 2004
    ..05 to <.01) and had higher body fat (p <.05) than OOs or NEs. OOs are common in childhood, but S/OBEs are more prevalent in OW children and associated with increased adiposity and eating-disordered cognitions...
  21. pmc A prospective study of loss of control eating for body weight gain in children at high risk for adult obesity
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit 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, Maryland, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:26-30. 2009
    ..We investigated the relationship between baseline responses to the Eating Disorder Examination adapted for Children (ChEDE) and change in BMI (kg/m(2)) in children at high risk for adult obesity...
  22. pmc Structure analysis of the Children's Eating Attitudes Test in overweight and at-risk for overweight children and adolescents
    Lisa M Ranzenhofer
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 1103, USA
    Eat Behav 9:218-27. 2008
    ..In school-based samples of children, the Children's Eating Attitudes Test (ChEAT) has a four-factor structure; however, previous studies have not examined its factor structure in samples restricted to overweight youth...
  23. pmc A prospective study of psychological predictors of body fat gain among children at high risk for adult obesity
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD 20892 1103, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1203-9. 2006
    ..We investigated the relationship between baseline psychological measures and changes in body fat (measured with dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry) over time among children thought to be at high risk for adult obesity...
  24. pmc The FTO gene rs9939609 obesity-risk allele and loss of control over eating
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Program on Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1483-8. 2009
    ..Children with rs9939609 FTO variant alleles (homozygous = AA and heterozygous = AT) are predisposed to greater adiposity than are those with 2 wild-type alleles (TT)...
  25. pmc Binge eating in overweight treatment-seeking adolescents
    Deborah R Glasofer
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, DEB, NICHD, NIH, 10 Center Drive, CRC, Room 1 3330 MSC 1103, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1103, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:95-105. 2007
    ..To examine the frequency and recency of binge eating in relation to psychopathology in overweight, treatment-seeking adolescents...
  26. pmc The stability of metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents
    Jennifer K Gustafson
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Hatfield Clinical Research Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1103, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:4828-34. 2009
    ..Some studies suggest the presence of metabolic syndrome before adulthood may identify those at high risk for later cardiovascular morbidity, but there are few data examining the reliability of pediatric metabolic syndrome...
  27. pmc Preventing excessive weight gain in adolescents: interpersonal psychotherapy for binge eating
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1345-55. 2007
    ..A rationale is provided for interpersonal psychotherapy as an intervention to slow the trajectory of weight gain in at-risk youth, with the aim of preventing or ameliorating obesity in adulthood...
  28. pmc Disordered-eating attitudes in relation to bone mineral density and markers of bone turnover in overweight adolescents
    Natasha A Schvey
    Unit 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, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:33-9. 2009
    ..To examine the relationships between cognitive eating restraint and both bone mineral density (BMD) and markers of bone turnover in overweight adolescents...
  29. pmc Psychological symptoms and insulin sensitivity in adolescents
    Lauren B Shomaker
    Unit 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, Department of Health and Human Service, 10 Center Drive, Hatfield Clinical Research Center, Room 1E 3330, MSC 1103, Bethesda, MD 20892 1103, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 11:417-23. 2010
    ..We therefore examined symptoms of depression and anxiety in relation to insulin sensitivity in adolescents...
  30. pmc Psychological status and weight-related distress in overweight or at-risk-for-overweight children
    Deborah Young-Hyman
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:2249-58. 2006
    ..To associate psychological status, weight-related distress, and weight status during childhood in overweight or at-risk-for-overweight children...
  31. pmc Loss of control eating disorder in children age 12 years and younger: proposed research criteria
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit 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 20892 1103, USA
    Eat Behav 9:360-5. 2008
    ..A rationale for the new criteria set is provided, and future research directions are proposed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Treatment of pediatric and adolescent obesity
    Jack A Yanovski
    JAMA 289:1851-3. 2003
  33. pmc Relationship of body mass index with demographic and clinical characteristics in the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (LABS)
    Steven H Belle
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:474-80. 2008
    ..BMI is often used to characterize patient risk in bariatric surgery. However, its relationship with other risk factors has not been well characterized...
  34. ncbi request reprint Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes): design and methods for a clinical trial of weight loss for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes
    Donna H Ryan
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center
    Control Clin Trials 24:610-28. 2003
    ..Other outcomes include components of CVD risk, cost and cost-effectiveness, diabetes control and complications, hospitalizations, intervention processes, and quality of life...
  35. doi request reprint Suboptimal control of glycemia, blood pressure, and LDL cholesterol in overweight adults with diabetes: the Look AHEAD Study
    Alain G Bertoni
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 22:1-9. 2008
    ..The characteristics associated with meeting goals for glycemia, blood pressure (BP), and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol for participants with diabetes were examined...
  36. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of obesity
    Cynthia L Ogden
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Gastroenterology 132:2087-102. 2007
    ..Many studies of dietary and behavioral treatments, however, have shown that maintenance of weight loss is difficult. The social and economic costs of obesity and of attempts to prevent or to treat obesity are high...
  37. pmc Safety and efficacy of bariatric surgery: Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery
    Steven H Belle
    Data Coordinating Center, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:116-26. 2007
    ..To facilitate research in this field, the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases responded to this knowledge gap by establishing the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (LABS) consortium...
  38. pmc Reduction in weight and cardiovascular disease risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes: one-year results of the look AHEAD trial
    Xavier Pi-Sunyer
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1374-83. 2007
    ..This report describes 1-year changes in CVD risk factors in a trial designed to examine the long-term effects of an intensive lifestyle intervention on the incidence of major CVD events...
  39. ncbi request reprint Report of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute Obesity Task Force
    Lee M Kaplan
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gastroenterology 132:2272-5. 2007