Donna Matheson

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Preschool children's perceptions of food and their food experiences
    Donna Matheson
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 34:85-92. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Do Mexican-American mothers' food-related parenting practices influence their children's weight and dietary intake?
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, CA 94305, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1861-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint African-American girls' dietary intake while watching television
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 211 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Obes Res 12:32S-37S. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Children's food consumption during television viewing
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:1088-94. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Validity of children's food portion estimates: a comparison of 2 measurement aids
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1825, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:867-71. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Dance and reducing television viewing to prevent weight gain in African-American girls: the Stanford GEMS pilot study
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, The Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S65-77. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Covariability in diet and physical activity in African-American girls
    Deborah Thompson
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obes Res 12:46S-54S. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship between physical activity and diet among African-American girls
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Obes Res 12:55S-63S. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Household food security and nutritional status of Hispanic children in the fifth grade
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1825, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:210-7. 2002
  10. pmc Stanford GEMS phase 2 obesity prevention trial for low-income African-American girls: design and sample baseline characteristics
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:56-69. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Preschool children's perceptions of food and their food experiences
    Donna Matheson
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 34:85-92. 2002
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this research was to describe the criteria preschool children use to classify foods and their interpretation of their daily food experiences...
  2. ncbi request reprint Do Mexican-American mothers' food-related parenting practices influence their children's weight and dietary intake?
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, CA 94305, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1861-5. 2006
    ..These associations differed in food-secure and food-insecure households. Overall, pressure to eat was highly associated with children's weight, but the temporal nature of these relationships cannot be discerned...
  3. ncbi request reprint African-American girls' dietary intake while watching television
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 211 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Obes Res 12:32S-37S. 2004
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  4. ncbi request reprint Children's food consumption during television viewing
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:1088-94. 2004
    ..Television viewing is associated with childhood obesity. Eating during viewing and eating highly advertised foods are 2 of the hypothesized mechanisms through which television is thought to affect children's weight...
  5. ncbi request reprint Validity of children's food portion estimates: a comparison of 2 measurement aids
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1825, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:867-71. 2002
    ..Although children's self-reports of food intake are widely used, there is little research on their ability to estimate food portions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dance and reducing television viewing to prevent weight gain in African-American girls: the Stanford GEMS pilot study
    Thomas N Robinson
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, The Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S65-77. 2003
    ..To test the feasibility, acceptability, and potential efficacy of after-school dance classes and a family-based intervention to reduce television viewing, thereby reducing weight gain, among African-American girls...
  7. ncbi request reprint Covariability in diet and physical activity in African-American girls
    Deborah Thompson
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obes Res 12:46S-54S. 2004
    ..Our goal was to examine 12-week covariability in diet and physical activity changes among 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls and if these changes predicted percent change in BMI...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship between physical activity and diet among African-American girls
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Obes Res 12:55S-63S. 2004
    ..To examine the cross-sectional relationships between physical activity and dietary behaviors among 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls...
  9. ncbi request reprint Household food security and nutritional status of Hispanic children in the fifth grade
    Donna M Matheson
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1825, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:210-7. 2002
    ..Food insecurity is a critical variable for understanding the nutritional status of low-income populations. However, limited research is available on the relation between household food insecurity and children's nutritional status...
  10. pmc Stanford GEMS phase 2 obesity prevention trial for low-income African-American girls: design and sample baseline characteristics
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:56-69. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of fast food branding on young children's taste preferences
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:792-7. 2007
    ..To examine the effects of cumulative, real-world marketing and brand exposures on young children by testing the influence of branding from a heavily marketed source on taste preferences...

Research Grants4

  1. Home Based Nutrition Intervention and Play Group Exercise for Low Income Latinas
    Donna Matheson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..They are also experiencing increasingly high levels of obesity. This research compares two nutrition and exercise programs designed to prevent obesity. One program is family-based and the other is traditional group based sessions. ..
  2. Home Based Nutrition Intervention and Play Group Exercise for Low Income Latinas
    Donna Matheson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..They are also experiencing increasingly high levels of obesity. This research compares two nutrition and exercise programs designed to prevent obesity. One program is family-based and the other is traditional group based sessions. ..