Sofiya Alhassan

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of increasing outdoor play time on physical activity in Latino preschool children
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine and Division of General Pediatrics, University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5705, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 2:153-8. 2007
  2. pmc Metabolic syndrome: do clinical criteria identify similar individuals among overweight premenopausal women?
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Metabolism 57:49-56. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Blood lipid responses to plant stanol ester supplementation and aerobic exercise training
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Metabolism 55:541-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the Atkins, Zone, Ornish, and LEARN diets for change in weight and related risk factors among overweight premenopausal women: the A TO Z Weight Loss Study: a randomized trial
    Christopher D Gardner
    Stanford Prevention Research Center and the Department of Medicine, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, Calif, USA
    JAMA 297:969-77. 2007
  5. pmc A randomized controlled trial of culturally tailored dance and reducing screen time to prevent weight gain in low-income African American girls: Stanford GEMS
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1070 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:995-1004. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Objectively measured physical activity and cardiovascular disease risk factors in African American girls
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:421-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Blood lipid responses after continuous and accumulated aerobic exercise
    Michael L Mestek
    Dept of Health and Human Performance, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 16:245-54. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular fitness and vascular inflammatory markers after acute aerobic exercise
    Eric P Plaisance
    Dept of Health and Human Performance, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 17:152-62. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimating physical activity from incomplete accelerometer data in field studies
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Dept of Kinesiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherts, MA 01003 0258, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:S112-25. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of increasing outdoor play time on physical activity in Latino preschool children
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine and Division of General Pediatrics, University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5705, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 2:153-8. 2007
    ..A randomized controlled pilot study to test the hypothesis that increasing preschool children's outdoor free play time increases their daily physical activity levels...
  2. pmc Metabolic syndrome: do clinical criteria identify similar individuals among overweight premenopausal women?
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Metabolism 57:49-56. 2008
    ..Regardless of MetSyn clinical criteria, >/=7% reduction in body weight has a beneficial impact on variables used to define MetSyn...
  3. ncbi request reprint Blood lipid responses to plant stanol ester supplementation and aerobic exercise training
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Metabolism 55:541-9. 2006
    ..Our findings also suggest that PSE supplementation may attenuate the exercise-induced increase in HDL-C...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the Atkins, Zone, Ornish, and LEARN diets for change in weight and related risk factors among overweight premenopausal women: the A TO Z Weight Loss Study: a randomized trial
    Christopher D Gardner
    Stanford Prevention Research Center and the Department of Medicine, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, Calif, USA
    JAMA 297:969-77. 2007
    ..Popular diets, particularly those low in carbohydrates, have challenged current recommendations advising a low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet for weight loss. Potential benefits and risks have not been tested adequately...
  5. pmc A randomized controlled trial of culturally tailored dance and reducing screen time to prevent weight gain in low-income African American girls: Stanford GEMS
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1070 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:995-1004. 2010
    ..To test a 2-year community- and family-based obesity prevention program for low-income African American girls: Stanford GEMS (Girls' health Enrichment Multi-site Studies)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Objectively measured physical activity and cardiovascular disease risk factors in African American girls
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:421-6. 2008
    ..This study examines the associations between objectively measured physical activity and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors in preadolescent African American girls...
  7. ncbi request reprint Blood lipid responses after continuous and accumulated aerobic exercise
    Michael L Mestek
    Dept of Health and Human Performance, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 16:245-54. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that three smaller bouts accumulated on the same day may have a modestly greater effect for achieving transient increases in HDL-C compared to a continuous bout of similar caloric expenditure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular fitness and vascular inflammatory markers after acute aerobic exercise
    Eric P Plaisance
    Dept of Health and Human Performance, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 17:152-62. 2007
    ..05 for all). These findings suggest that markers of inflammation are stable in the days after a single session of moderate-intensity aerobic exercise in apparently healthy men of at least average fitness...
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimating physical activity from incomplete accelerometer data in field studies
    Sofiya Alhassan
    Dept of Kinesiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherts, MA 01003 0258, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:S112-25. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a data-driven approach for analyzing incomplete accelerometer data from field-base studies...