Daniel J Hoffman

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Affiliation: Rutgers University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Upper limits in developing countries: warning against too much in lands of too little
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 26 Nichol Avenue, Room 228B, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 23:610S-615S. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Estimating total body fat using a skinfold prediction equation in Brazilian children
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 39:156-60. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of wasting, but not stunting, has improved in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    J Nutr 135:452-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of visceral adipose tissue mass in adult African Americans and whites
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, Room 230 Davison Hall, 26 Nichol Avenue, Room 228B, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Obes Res 13:66-74. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of techniques to evaluate adiposity in stunted and nonstunted children
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Science, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e725-32. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in body weight and fat mass of men and women in the first year of college: A study of the "freshman 15"
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Am Coll Health 55:41-5. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Body fat distribution in stunted compared with normal-height children from the shantytowns of São Paulo, Brazil
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Nutrition 23:640-6. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Growth in transitional countries: The long-term impact of under-nutrition on health
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 26 Nichol Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 39:395-401. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Validity of resting energy expenditure estimated by an activity monitor compared to indirect calorimetry
    Jocilyn E Dellava
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 26 Nichol Avenue, Room 288 B, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Br J Nutr 102:155-9. 2009
  10. pmc Maternal behavior and infant weight gain in the first year
    John Worobey
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 2882, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:169-75. 2009

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Upper limits in developing countries: warning against too much in lands of too little
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 26 Nichol Avenue, Room 228B, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 23:610S-615S. 2004
    ..This study illustrates the precarious state of health in developing countries and provides the backdrop for a discussion on food security and the potential effects of establishing policies on food intake in unstable settings...
  2. doi request reprint Estimating total body fat using a skinfold prediction equation in Brazilian children
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 39:156-60. 2012
    ..The double burden of obesity and underweight is increasing in developing countries and simple methods for the assessment of fat mass in children are needed...
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of wasting, but not stunting, has improved in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    J Nutr 135:452-6. 2005
    ..Continued surveillance of nutritional status of children in the DPRK is warranted given the continued state of undernutrition in that country...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of visceral adipose tissue mass in adult African Americans and whites
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, Room 230 Davison Hall, 26 Nichol Avenue, Room 228B, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Obes Res 13:66-74. 2005
    ..This study was designed to measure the extent to which race is associated with VAT, controlling for total adipose tissue (TAT) mass and testosterone...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of techniques to evaluate adiposity in stunted and nonstunted children
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Science, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e725-32. 2006
    ..Therefore, the objective of this study was to determine whether growth retardation affects the accuracy of field methods for assessing body composition in children...
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in body weight and fat mass of men and women in the first year of college: A study of the "freshman 15"
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Am Coll Health 55:41-5. 2006
    ..8%. The authors found that the first year of college is a period in which weight and fat gain may occur. The exact causes behind these changes are unclear and warrant further research to plan or improve intervention and prevention...
  7. ncbi request reprint Body fat distribution in stunted compared with normal-height children from the shantytowns of São Paulo, Brazil
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Nutrition 23:640-6. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether central fat distribution varies between children who were growth retarded as young children and normal-height children from the same impoverished communities of São Paulo, Brazil...
  8. doi request reprint Growth in transitional countries: The long-term impact of under-nutrition on health
    Daniel J Hoffman
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 26 Nichol Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 39:395-401. 2012
    ..The potential economic fallout of continued poor nutrition, poor growth and changing diets and activity patterns will be great given the healthcare costs and social problems associated with NRCD...
  9. doi request reprint Validity of resting energy expenditure estimated by an activity monitor compared to indirect calorimetry
    Jocilyn E Dellava
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 26 Nichol Avenue, Room 288 B, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Br J Nutr 102:155-9. 2009
    ..001). Therefore, in the cohort studied, the use of an activity monitor to estimate REE is valid when compared to IC, but not to a standard prediction equation of REE...
  10. pmc Maternal behavior and infant weight gain in the first year
    John Worobey
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 2882, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:169-75. 2009
    ..To examine the relative contributions of maternal characteristics and behaviors in predicting infant weight gain over the first year of postpartum life...
  11. ncbi request reprint Birth weight is inversely associated with central adipose tissue in healthy children and adolescents
    Meredith S Dolan
    Healthy Weight Program, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1600-8. 2007
    ..Previous studies have explored the association between birth weight and excess childhood body fat, but few have used precise measures of body composition, leading to equivocal and sometimes contradictory results...
  12. ncbi request reprint Economic transition and household food consumption: a study of Bulgaria from 1985 to 2002
    Ludmila Ivanova
    National Center of Public Health Protection, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Econ Hum Biol 4:383-97. 2006
    ..The fact that part of this decline may be attributed to continued economic challenges suggests that future transitions in the diet may be expected as economic development proceeds...
  13. ncbi request reprint Substrate-energy metabolism and metabolic risk factors for cardiovascular disease in relation to fetal growth and adult body composition
    Osama A Kensara
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 291:E365-71. 2006
    ..BW was found to be a significant predictor of REE that was independent of adult weight plus height...