Chrisa Arcan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Parental eating behaviours, home food environment and adolescent intakes of fruits, vegetables and dairy foods: longitudinal findings from Project EAT
    Chrisa Arcan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:1257-65. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Associations of home food availability, dietary intake, screen time and physical activity with BMI in young American-Indian children
    Chrisa Arcan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community of Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:146-55. 2013
  3. pmc American Indian parents' assessment of and concern about their kindergarten child's weight status, South Dakota, 2005-2006
    Chrisa Arcan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 South 2nd St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E56. 2012
  4. pmc Substance use and dietary practices among students attending alternative high schools: results from a pilot study
    Chrisa Arcan
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:263. 2011
  5. pmc Association between food opportunities during the school day and selected dietary behaviors of alternative high school students, Minneapolis/Saint Paul, Minnesota, 2006
    Chrisa Arcan
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, 1300 South 2nd St, Ste 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A08. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Sociodemographic differences in selected eating practices among alternative high school students
    Chrisa Arcan
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:823-9. 2009
  7. pmc Bright Start: Description and main outcomes from a group-randomized obesity prevention trial in American Indian children
    Mary Story
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:2241-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Alternative high school students: prevalence and correlates of overweight
    Martha Y Kubik
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:600-9. 2009
  9. pmc Summer effects on body mass index (BMI) gain and growth patterns of American Indian children from kindergarten to first grade: a prospective study
    Jianduan Zhang
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of, Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:951. 2011
  10. pmc Objectively measured physical activity in urban alternative high school students
    John R Sirard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:2088-95. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Parental eating behaviours, home food environment and adolescent intakes of fruits, vegetables and dairy foods: longitudinal findings from Project EAT
    Chrisa Arcan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:1257-65. 2007
    ..This study expands upon the limited research of longitudinal studies examining the role of parents and household food availability in adolescent dietary intakes...
  2. doi request reprint Associations of home food availability, dietary intake, screen time and physical activity with BMI in young American-Indian children
    Chrisa Arcan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community of Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:146-55. 2013
    ..To evaluate associations between home environmental factors and BMI of young American-Indian children...
  3. pmc American Indian parents' assessment of and concern about their kindergarten child's weight status, South Dakota, 2005-2006
    Chrisa Arcan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 South 2nd St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E56. 2012
    ..Obesity is highly prevalent among American Indians, and effective prevention efforts require caregiver involvement. We examined American Indian (AI) parents' assessment of and level of concern about their kindergarten child's weight status...
  4. pmc Substance use and dietary practices among students attending alternative high schools: results from a pilot study
    Chrisa Arcan
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:263. 2011
    ..Associations between multi-substance use and the same dietary practices were also examined...
  5. pmc Association between food opportunities during the school day and selected dietary behaviors of alternative high school students, Minneapolis/Saint Paul, Minnesota, 2006
    Chrisa Arcan
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, 1300 South 2nd St, Ste 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A08. 2011
    ..We examined correlations between food opportunities during the school day and selected dietary behaviors of students attending alternative high schools...
  6. doi request reprint Sociodemographic differences in selected eating practices among alternative high school students
    Chrisa Arcan
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:823-9. 2009
    ..Students attending alternative high schools are an at-risk group of youth for poor health behaviors and obesity. However, little is known about their dietary practices...
  7. pmc Bright Start: Description and main outcomes from a group-randomized obesity prevention trial in American Indian children
    Mary Story
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:2241-9. 2012
    ..Changes in duration of school physical activity were not significant. Because obesity is the most daunting health challenge facing American Indian children today, more intervention research is needed to identify effective approaches...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alternative high school students: prevalence and correlates of overweight
    Martha Y Kubik
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:600-9. 2009
    ..To determine prevalence and correlates of overweight among adolescents attending alternative high schools (AHS)...
  9. pmc Summer effects on body mass index (BMI) gain and growth patterns of American Indian children from kindergarten to first grade: a prospective study
    Jianduan Zhang
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of, Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:951. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of summer vacation between kindergarten and first grade on growth in height, weight, and body mass index (BMI) for a sample of American Indian children...
  10. pmc Objectively measured physical activity in urban alternative high school students
    John R Sirard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:2088-95. 2008
    ..Alternative high school (AHS) students are an underserved population of youth at greater risk for poor health behaviors and outcomes. Little is known about their physical activity patterns...
  11. pmc Are there nutritional and other benefits associated with family meals among at-risk youth?
    Jayne A Fulkerson
    School of Nursing, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:389-95. 2009
    ..The present study aims to examine these associations among a population of adolescents at-risk of academic failure...