STEPHEN R COOK
Affiliation: University of Rochester
- Association of the components of the metabolic syndrome with non- alcoholic fatty liver disease among normal-weight, overweight and obese children and adolescentsRoya Kelishadi
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Preventive Cardiology Department, Isfahan Cardiovascular Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
Diabetol Metab Syndr 1:29. 2009....
- Prevalence of a metabolic syndrome phenotype in adolescents: findings from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994Stephen Cook
Strong Children s Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY 14642, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:821-7. 2003..In adults the metabolic syndrome imposes a substantial risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus and premature coronary heart disease. Even so, no national estimate is currently available of the prevalence of this syndrome in adolescents...
- Prolonged juvenile States and delay of cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors: the Fels Longitudinal studyShumei S Sun
Department of Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0032, USA
J Pediatr 155:S7.e1-6. 2009..To ascertain the influence of such a prolonged juvenile state on delaying the onset of the metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and type 2 diabetes mellitus later in life...
- Growth curves for cardio-metabolic risk factors in children and adolescentsStephen Cook
Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, and Strong Children s Research Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642 3917, USA
J Pediatr 155:S6.e15-26. 2009..This study developed percentile curves for anthropometric (waist circumference) and cardiovascular (lipid profile) risk factors for US children and adolescents...
- Screening and counseling associated with obesity diagnosis in a national survey of ambulatory pediatric visitsStephen Cook
Strong Children s Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Pediatrics 116:112-6. 2005..To examine clinician-reported diagnosis of obesity and frequency of blood pressure assessment and diet and exercise counseling during ambulatory visits made by children and adolescents...
- Concentrations of urinary phthalate metabolites are associated with increased waist circumference and insulin resistance in adult U.S. malesRichard W Stahlhut
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Environ Health Perspect 115:876-82. 2007..Low testosterone in adult human males has been associated with increased prevalence of obesity, insulin resistance, and diabetes...
- Methylphenidate improves aspects of executive function in African American children with ADHDLeslie Ann Hazel-Fernandez
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Atten Disord 9:582-9. 2006..The undertreatment of ethnic minority children with ADHD prompted a study on the effects of methylphenidate (MPH) on the executive functions of African American children with ADHD...
- Tobacco smoke exposure is associated with the metabolic syndrome in adolescentsMichael Weitzman
American Academy of Pediatrics Center for Child Health Research, Rochester, NY, USA
Circulation 112:862-9. 2005..This study evaluates the association of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure and active smoking with the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in US adolescents...
- Additive utility of family history and waist circumference to body mass index in childhood for predicting metabolic syndrome in adulthoodChristine M Schubert
Department of Biostatistics, School of Medicine and Emerging School of Public Health, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
J Pediatr 155:S6.e9-13. 2009..To determine whether waist circumference (WC) and family history of disease increase the predictive utility of body mass index (BMI) for adult metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
- Prevalence of overweight and obesity in adolescents with severe mental illness: a cross-sectional chart reviewBarbara L Gracious
Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 71:949-54. 2010..We examined the prevalence and risk of overweight and obesity in adolescents with serious mental disorders...
- Underestimation of children's weight status: views of parents in an urban communityJillian M Tschamler
Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, and the Children s Hospital at Strong, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:470-6. 2010..To examine the relationship between parents' underestimation of their child's weight status and concerns about their child's weight and health...
- US adolescent nutrition, exercise, and screen time baseline levels prior to national recommendationsJennifer L Foltz
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:424-33. 2011....
- Metabolic syndrome rates in United States adolescents, from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2002Stephen Cook
Division of General Pediatrics and Strong Children s Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York
J Pediatr 152:165-70. 2008..To report the prevalence rates of the metabolic syndrome in a nationally representative sample of adolescents in the United States using 4 previously reported definitions of the syndrome...
- Prevalence and trends of severe obesity among US children and adolescentsJoseph A Skelton
Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
Acad Pediatr 9:322-9. 2009....
- Cardiovascular risk factors and the metabolic syndrome in pediatric nonalcoholic fatty liver diseaseJeffrey B Schwimmer
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, 200 W Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92103 8450, USA
Circulation 118:277-83. 2008..The objective of this study was to determine the association between NAFLD and the presence of metabolic syndrome in overweight and obese children...
- Metabolically obese normal weight and phenotypically obese metabolically normal youths: the CASPIAN StudyRoya Kelishadi
Preventive Pediatric Cardiology Department, Isfahan Cardiovascular Research Centre, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
J Am Diet Assoc 108:82-90. 2008....