Charlene W Compher

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Application of the A.S.P.E.N. clinical guideline for nutrition support of hospitalized adult patients with obesity: a case study of home parenteral nutrition
    Phyllis Ann Schiavone
    Charlene Compher, University of Pennsylvania, Claire M Fagin Hall, 418 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA Email
    Nutr Clin Pract 29:73-7. 2014
  2. doi Attendance at clinical visits predicts weight loss after gastric bypass surgery
    Charlene W Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 418 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Obes Surg 22:927-34. 2012
  3. pmc Regular breakfast and blood lead levels among preschool children
    Jianghong Liu
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, 418 Curie Blvd, Room 426, Claire M Fagin Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    Environ Health 10:28. 2011
  4. ncbi Noninvasive measurement of transit time in short bowel syndrome
    Charlene Compher
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:240-5. 2007
  5. ncbi Obesity reduces the risk of pressure ulcers in elderly hospitalized patients
    Charlene Compher
    Penn Nursing, 420 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1310-2. 2007
  6. doi Vitamin D and the bariatric surgical patient: a review
    Charlene W Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 418 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Obes Surg 18:220-4. 2008
  7. doi Obesity and inflammation: lessons from bariatric surgery
    Charlene Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:645-7. 2008
  8. doi Energy absorption is reduced with oleic acid supplements in human short bowel syndrome
    Charlene W Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 33:102-8. 2009
  9. doi Ghrelin does not predict adaptive hyperphagia in patients with short bowel syndrome
    Charlene W Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 33:428-32. 2009
  10. doi Maintenance of parenteral nutrition volume reduction, without weight loss, after stopping teduglutide in a subset of patients with short bowel syndrome
    Charlene Compher
    Department of Nutrition, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 35:603-9. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Oleic Acid Effects on Transit and Absorption in SBS
    Charlene Compher; Fiscal Year: 2004

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Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi Application of the A.S.P.E.N. clinical guideline for nutrition support of hospitalized adult patients with obesity: a case study of home parenteral nutrition
    Phyllis Ann Schiavone
    Charlene Compher, University of Pennsylvania, Claire M Fagin Hall, 418 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA Email
    Nutr Clin Pract 29:73-7. 2014
    ..S.P.E.N. clinical guideline for patients with obesity. She tolerated the course well and resumed the expected diet advancement and weight loss patterns expected of her weight-loss surgery. ..
  2. doi Attendance at clinical visits predicts weight loss after gastric bypass surgery
    Charlene W Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 418 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Obes Surg 22:927-34. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether patients who returned for office visits after their gastric bypass (GBP) lost more weight than those who did not...
  3. pmc Regular breakfast and blood lead levels among preschool children
    Jianghong Liu
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, 418 Curie Blvd, Room 426, Claire M Fagin Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    Environ Health 10:28. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between eating a regular breakfast and B-Pb among children using data from the China Jintan Child Cohort Study...
  4. ncbi Noninvasive measurement of transit time in short bowel syndrome
    Charlene Compher
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:240-5. 2007
    ..We sought to evaluate noninvasive measurements of intestinal transit time to aid in research questions where transit is measured repeatedly...
  5. ncbi Obesity reduces the risk of pressure ulcers in elderly hospitalized patients
    Charlene Compher
    Penn Nursing, 420 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1310-2. 2007
    ..Both underweight and obesity have been suggested as risk factors for pressure ulcers (PU) development, although data are limited. Our aim was to evaluate the odds of PU in underweight and obese, relative to optimal weight patients...
  6. doi Vitamin D and the bariatric surgical patient: a review
    Charlene W Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 418 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Obes Surg 18:220-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this review was to describe current knowledge about vitamin D and severe obesity, and the impact of obesity surgery on vitamin D status...
  7. doi Obesity and inflammation: lessons from bariatric surgery
    Charlene Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:645-7. 2008
    ..Obesity is associated with a series of comorbid conditions that are characterized by an inflammatory state. The purpose of this review is to update knowledge about obesity, adipose tissue, and inflammation...
  8. doi Energy absorption is reduced with oleic acid supplements in human short bowel syndrome
    Charlene W Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 33:102-8. 2009
    ..The aims of this study were to determine whether oleic acid supplements would lengthen transit time and improve absorption of nutrients in study participants with short bowel syndrome as well as affect diarrhea or patient weight...
  9. doi Ghrelin does not predict adaptive hyperphagia in patients with short bowel syndrome
    Charlene W Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 33:428-32. 2009
    ..GHR also acts as a hormone to control body fat stores. The authors evaluated whether GHR or PYY was related to caloric intake or absorption in patients with short bowel syndrome and whether GHR was associated with body mass index...
  10. doi Maintenance of parenteral nutrition volume reduction, without weight loss, after stopping teduglutide in a subset of patients with short bowel syndrome
    Charlene Compher
    Department of Nutrition, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 35:603-9. 2011
    ..This study was describes change in body mass index (BMI) and PN volume over 12 months in patients who stopped drug after the clinical trial...
  11. ncbi Choline and vitamin B12 deficiencies are interrelated in folate-replete long-term total parenteral nutrition patients
    Charlene W Compher
    Clinical Nutrition Support Service, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 26:57-62. 2002
    ..Choline, a methyl donor in the metabolism of homocysteine, is intricately related to folate status, but little is known about choline and vitamin B12 status. Long-term TPN patients are also subject to vitamin B12 deficiency...
  12. ncbi Systemic inflammatory mediators and bone homeostasis in intestinal failure
    Charlene Compher
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:142-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether inflammation was related to bone disease...
  13. pmc Harris-Benedict equations do not adequately predict energy requirements in elderly hospitalized African Americans
    Charlene Compher
    School of Nursing, Health System, and Department of Clinical Nutrition Support, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:209-14. 2004
    ..Because data on energy requirements for the elderly are limited, particularly for African-American patients, predictions are commonly made with equations derived from a younger, caucasian, cohort from 80 years ago...
  14. ncbi Comparison between Medgem and Deltatrac resting metabolic rate measurements
    C Compher
    Penn Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:1136-41. 2005
    ..The primary aims of this trial were to evaluate the reproducibility of a portable handheld calorimeter (Medgem) in a clinical population, and to compare its measures with a calorimeter in typical use with these patients...
  15. ncbi Best practice methods to apply to measurement of resting metabolic rate in adults: a systematic review
    Charlene Compher
    Penn Nursing and Hospital of University of Pennsylvania Clinical Nutrition Support Service, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:881-903. 2006
    ..A 10-minute test duration with the first 5 minutes discarded and the remaining 5 minutes having a coefficient of variation of <10% will give an accurate measure of RMR...
  16. ncbi Children's food store, restaurant, and home food environments and their relationship with body mass index: a pilot study
    Joanna E Holsten
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Phildelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4217, USA
    Ecol Food Nutr 51:58-78. 2012
    ..Potential design problems included the homogeneous store environments and low restaurant exposure of the sample recruited from one school, and the adequacy of a single cross-sectional measure of the home environment...
  17. ncbi Living long with short bowel syndrome: a historical case of twenty-nine years of living with home parenteral nutrition
    Julie Fairman
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:127-34. 2007
    ..This paper traces the 29-year survival of Robert Thomas, who received home parenteral nutrition (PN), and contrasts his oral narrative with the clinical history of PN...
  18. ncbi Accurate determination of energy needs in hospitalized patients
    Joseph Boullata
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:393-401. 2007
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  19. ncbi Total homocysteine concentration and associated cardiovascular and renal implications in adults
    Carol Bergen
    Penn Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 420 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 21:40-6. 2006
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  20. ncbi Intestinal failure-associated metabolic bone diseases and response to teriparatide
    Michael Pazianas
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3615 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 21:605-9. 2006
    ..Her bone mineral density normalized after she completed a course of 18 months of treatment, and a bone isotope scan was negative for skeletal malignancy...
  21. pmc Resting energy expenditure at 3 months of age following neonatal surgery for congenital heart disease
    Sharon Y Irving
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:343-51. 2013
    ..To determine the resting energy expenditure (REE), body composition, and growth in infants with CHD at 3 months of age, with the secondary aim to identify predictors of REE as compared with healthy infants...
  22. ncbi The nutrition transition in American Indians
    Charlene Compher
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 17:217-23. 2006
    ..To improve AI health and survival, the obesity epidemic must be approached in a concerted, culturally appropriate manner with encouragement of traditional foods and safe opportunities for physical activity...
  23. ncbi Perioperative parenteral nutrition: impact on morbidity and mortality in surgical patients
    Charlene W Compher
    Penn Nursing and Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 20:460-7. 2005
  24. ncbi Albumin infusion after reperfusion prevents gut ischemia-reperfusion-induced gut-associated lymphoid tissue atrophy
    Fumie Ikezawa
    Division of Basic Traumatology, National Defense Medical College Research Institute, Tokorozawa, Japan
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 30:380-6; discussion 386-7. 2006
    ..Because albumin administration reportedly reduces hemorrhagic shock-induced lung injury, we hypothesized that albumin treatment prevents GALT atrophy due to gut I/R...
  25. ncbi Total parenteral nutrition, an ally in the management of patients with intestinal failure and malnutrition: a long-term view
    Carolyn T Spencer
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 27:374-81. 2003

Research Grants3

  1. Oleic Acid Effects on Transit and Absorption in SBS
    Charlene Compher; Fiscal Year: 2004
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