L Dipietro

Summary

Affiliation: The John B. Pierce Laboratory
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise: a prescription to delay the effects of aging
    L Dipietro
    Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health, The John B Pierce Laboratory, New Haven, CT, 06519, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 28:77-8. 2000
  2. pmc The myth of the female athlete triad
    L Dipietro
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Br J Sports Med 40:490-3. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Exercise and improved insulin sensitivity in older women: evidence of the enduring benefits of higher intensity training
    Loretta Dipietro
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, 290 Congress Ave, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Appl Physiol 100:142-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimated change in physical activity level (PAL) and prediction of 5-year weight change in men: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    L Di Pietro
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:1541-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in aging: changes in patterns and their relationship to health and function
    L Dipietro
    The John B Pierce Laboratory and the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:13-22. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Improvements in cardiorespiratory fitness attenuate age-related weight gain in healthy men and women: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    L Dipietro
    John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 22:55-62. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of attenuated thirst in aging: role of central volume receptors
    N S Stachenfeld
    John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    Am J Physiol 272:R148-57. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Regulation of blood volume during training in post-menopausal women
    N S Stachenfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 30:92-8. 1998
  9. pmc Physical activity patterns associated with cardiorespiratory fitness and reduced mortality: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    J R Stofan
    John B Pierce Laboratory, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1807-13. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of exercise stress testing and safety monitoring for older persons starting an exercise program
    T M Gill
    Yale University School of Medicine, Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center, 20 York St, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    JAMA 284:342-9. 2000

Research Grants

  1. Allostasis and Metabolic Resiliency in Older People
    Loretta Dipietro; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise: a prescription to delay the effects of aging
    L Dipietro
    Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health, The John B Pierce Laboratory, New Haven, CT, 06519, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 28:77-8. 2000
    ..Evidence suggests that muscle mass decreases 3% to 6% per decade after age 60...
  2. pmc The myth of the female athlete triad
    L Dipietro
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Br J Sports Med 40:490-3. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Exercise and improved insulin sensitivity in older women: evidence of the enduring benefits of higher intensity training
    Loretta Dipietro
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, 290 Congress Ave, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Appl Physiol 100:142-9. 2006
    ..05). Our findings suggest that long-term higher intensity exercise training provides more enduring benefits to insulin action compared with moderate- or low-intensity exercise, likely due to greater transient effects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimated change in physical activity level (PAL) and prediction of 5-year weight change in men: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    L Di Pietro
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:1541-7. 2004
    ..To determine the relation between the average daily physical activity level (PAL) and the trajectory of weight change in men at risk for weight gain...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in aging: changes in patterns and their relationship to health and function
    L Dipietro
    The John B Pierce Laboratory and the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:13-22. 2001
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  6. ncbi request reprint Improvements in cardiorespiratory fitness attenuate age-related weight gain in healthy men and women: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    L Dipietro
    John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 22:55-62. 1998
    ..To determine the longitudinal relation of change in cardiopulmonary fitness to subsequent change in body weight in a cohort of healthy middle-aged adults...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of attenuated thirst in aging: role of central volume receptors
    N S Stachenfeld
    John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    Am J Physiol 272:R148-57. 1997
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Regulation of blood volume during training in post-menopausal women
    N S Stachenfeld
    Department of Epidemiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 30:92-8. 1998
    ..This training-induced hypervolemia is associated with a decrease in cardiopulmonary baroreflex (CPBR) control of peripheral vascular tone...
  9. pmc Physical activity patterns associated with cardiorespiratory fitness and reduced mortality: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    J R Stofan
    John B Pierce Laboratory, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1807-13. 1998
    ..This study examined cross sectionally the physical activity patterns associated with low, moderate, and high levels of cardiorespiratory fitness...
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of exercise stress testing and safety monitoring for older persons starting an exercise program
    T M Gill
    Yale University School of Medicine, Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center, 20 York St, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    JAMA 284:342-9. 2000
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  11. ncbi request reprint Importance of plasma leptin in predicting future weight gain in obese children: a two-and-a-half-year longitudinal study
    M Savoye
    Department of Pediatrics and The Children s General Clinical Research Center and the Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:942-6. 2002
    ..To determine whether relatively low leptin levels predict changes in adiposity in prepubertal and pubertal obese children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in the prevention of obesity: current evidence and research issues
    L Dipietro
    John B Pierce Laboratory, and Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:S542-6. 1999
    ..The relation between habitual physical activity and the prevention of overweight and obesity in adults based on the evidence from the epidemiologic literature is described...
  13. ncbi request reprint Physiological variability of fluid-regulation hormones in young women
    N S Stachenfeld
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Appl Physiol 86:1092-6. 1999
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  14. pmc An aerobic weight-loaded pilot exercise intervention for breast cancer survivors: bone remodeling and body composition outcomes
    M Tish Knobf
    Yale University School of Nursing, 100 Church Street South, New Haven, CT 06536, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 10:34-43. 2008
    ..The purpose of this pilot study is to assess feasibility and explore the effect of an aerobic weight-loaded exercise intervention on bone remodeling, weight, and body composition...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adult obesity does not predict 6-year weight gain in men: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    Gretchen Van Wye
    NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth Street, Rm 315, CN 6, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1571-7. 2007
    ..To determine the longitudinal relation between history of adult obesity and the 6-year trajectory of weight change in men...
  16. ncbi request reprint The female athlete triad: do female athletes need to take special care to avoid low energy availability?
    Anne B Loucks
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1694-700. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint The female athlete triad myth
    Loretta Dipietro
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:795; author reply 796. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Decline of tactile acuity in aging: a study of body site, blood flow, and lifetime habits of smoking and physical activity
    Joseph C Stevens
    John B Pierce Laboratory, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Somatosens Mot Res 20:271-9. 2003
    ..Possible reasons for this lack of association are discussed, including the inherent limitations of testing only healthy older subjects, and the concept of "successful aging"...
  19. pmc Mitochondrial dysfunction in the elderly: possible role in insulin resistance
    Kitt Falk Petersen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Science 300:1140-2. 2003
    ..These data support the hypothesis that an age-associated decline in mitochondrial function contributes to insulin resistance in the elderly...
  20. ncbi request reprint Can physical activity attenuate aging-related weight loss in older people? The Yale Health and Aging Study, 1982-1994
    James Dziura
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:759-67. 2004
    ..15 pounds (0.07 kg) per year). These data suggest that, among frail older people, even modest levels of physical activity can attenuate the rate of aging- and disease-related weight loss...
  21. ncbi request reprint Best practices for physical activity programs and behavior counseling in older adult populations
    M Elaine Cress
    Dept of Exercise Science, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 13:61-74. 2005
    ..Selected content review of physical activity programming from major organizations and institutions is provided...
  22. pmc Abdominal obesity in older women: potential role for disrupted fatty acid reesterification in insulin resistance
    Catherine W Yeckel
    The John B Pierce Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1285-91. 2008
    ..Excess abdominal adiposity is a primary factor for insulin resistance in older age...
  23. doi request reprint Recruiting and retaining breast cancer survivors into a randomized controlled exercise trial: the Yale Exercise and Survivorship Study
    Melinda L Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Cancer 112:2593-606. 2008
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Research Grants2

  1. Allostasis and Metabolic Resiliency in Older People
    Loretta Dipietro; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....