Elizabeth B Rappaport

Summary

Affiliation: Thomas Jefferson University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Using routinely collected growth data to assess a school-based obesity prevention strategy
    E B Rappaport
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:79-85. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity, insulin resistance, and type 2 diabetes in children and adolescents
    Elizabeth B Rappaport
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Pediatr Ann 35:822-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Identifying and evaluating the metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents
    Elizabeth B Rappaport
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 1015 Walnut St, Suite 401, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:S4-1-6. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Obesity and other predictors of absenteeism in Philadelphia school children
    Elizabeth B Rappaport
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 1015 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Sch Health 81:341-4. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship of body mass index and blood pressure in primary care pediatric patients
    Bonita Falkner
    Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, Thomas Jefferson University, 833 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Pediatr 148:195-200. 2006
  6. pmc Overweight in Southeastern Pennsylvania children: 2002 household health survey data
    Elizabeth B Rappaport
    Thomas Jefferson University Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
    Public Health Rep 120:525-31. 2005

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Using routinely collected growth data to assess a school-based obesity prevention strategy
    E B Rappaport
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:79-85. 2013
    ..Using growth screening data from a school administrative database, we re-evaluated an obesity prevention strategy that was previously reported to have a beneficial effect on weight status of a sample of students in grades 5-7...
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity, insulin resistance, and type 2 diabetes in children and adolescents
    Elizabeth B Rappaport
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Pediatr Ann 35:822-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Identifying and evaluating the metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents
    Elizabeth B Rappaport
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 1015 Walnut St, Suite 401, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:S4-1-6. 2007
    ..This review focuses on methods for assessing BMI and blood pressure in routine clinical practice and on recommendations for further clinical evaluation and interventions of children and adolescents with abnormalities...
  4. doi request reprint Obesity and other predictors of absenteeism in Philadelphia school children
    Elizabeth B Rappaport
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 1015 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Sch Health 81:341-4. 2011
    ..We analyzed administrative data from a large urban school district to investigate the association of obesity and student sociodemographic characteristics with absenteeism...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship of body mass index and blood pressure in primary care pediatric patients
    Bonita Falkner
    Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, Thomas Jefferson University, 833 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Pediatr 148:195-200. 2006
    ..To determine whether an association of overweight, or risk of overweight, and blood pressure can be detected in children in the pediatric primary care practice setting...
  6. pmc Overweight in Southeastern Pennsylvania children: 2002 household health survey data
    Elizabeth B Rappaport
    Thomas Jefferson University Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
    Public Health Rep 120:525-31. 2005
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