Kenneth C Copeland
Affiliation: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
- Type 2 diabetes in children: oxymoron or medical metamorphosis?Kenneth C Copeland
Section of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City 73104, USA
Pediatr Ann 34:686-97. 2005..National policies and priorities must be readjusted to emphasize prevention, rather than crisis management, if we are to avoid a catastrophic public health crisis within the next several decades...
- Acanthosis Nigricans, insulin resistance (HOMA) and dyslipidemia among Native American childrenKenneth Copeland
Department of Pediatrics, 940 NE 13th Street, CHO 2426B, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
J Okla State Med Assoc 99:19-24. 2006..In this study, we evaluated whether insulin resistance (as reflected by HOMA) was associated with acanthosis nigricans, Native American heritage, BMI, fasting insulin, and plasma lipids in Native American children and adolescents...
- Characteristics of adolescents and youth with recent-onset type 2 diabetes: the TODAY cohort at baselineKenneth C Copeland
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, 1200 North Phillips, Suite 4500, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:159-67. 2011..The Treatment Options for Type 2 Diabetes in Adolescents and Youth (TODAY) cohort represents the largest and best-characterized national sample of American youth with recent-onset type 2 diabetes...
- Sex differences in cardiovascular disease risk in adolescents with type 1 diabetesSowmya Krishnan
Children s Medical Research Institute Diabetes and Metabolic Research Program, Section of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
Gend Med 9:251-8. 2012..It is well described that women with type 1 diabetes have a higher relative risk of cardiovascular disease than men with type 1 diabetes, unlike that seen in the general population. The pathophysiology behind this is unknown...
- Paradoxical increase in arterial compliance in obese pubertal childrenLaura J Chalmers
CMRI Diabetes and Metabolic Research Program, Section of Diabetes Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
Angiology 62:565-70. 2011..Thus, obesity in adolescence is not associated with impairments in small arterial compliance...
- Impact of type 1 diabetes and body weight status on cardiovascular risk factors in adolescent childrenSowmya Krishnan
Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 1200 North Phillips Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 13:351-6. 2011..Most notably, there was a direct relationship of small artery elasticity to body weight status. This seemingly paradoxical observation supports recent data and warrants further investigation...
- Vascular health in children and adolescents: effects of obesity and diabetesKevin R Short
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Diabetes and Endocrinology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
Vasc Health Risk Manag 5:973-90. 2009..Additionally, current strategies directed toward prevention of vascular disease in these populations, including exercise, dietary interventions and pharmacological therapy are described...
- Intensive vs. conventional insulin management initiated at diagnosis in children with diabetes: should payer source influence the choice of therapy?Joni K Beck
Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center College of Medicine and Harold Hamm Oklahoma Diabetes Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
Pediatr Diabetes 10:368-73. 2009..IIM, initiated at diagnosis, is a reasonable approach for newly diagnosed children with diabetes regardless of payer source...
- Obese children have higher arterial elasticity without a difference in endothelial function: the role of body compositionJeanie B Tryggestad
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Diabetes and Endocrinology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:165-71. 2012..Longitudinal follow up will be essential in determining effects on future vascular disease risk...
- Ethnic differences in fasting glucose, insulin resistance and lipid profiles in obese adolescentsEvan Moore
Medical School, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
J Okla State Med Assoc 99:439-43. 2006..Effective methods are needed to detect, prevent and treat diabetes and cardiovascular risk in children and adolescents...
- Reimbursement for pediatric diabetes intensive case management: a model for chronic diseases?Joni K Beck
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City 73104, USA
Pediatrics 113:e47-50. 2004..The objective of this study was to determine whether pediatric diabetes intensive case management services are cost-effective to the payer, the patient, and a pediatric diabetes program...
- Sex differences in vascular compliance in normal-weight but not obese boys and girls: the effect of body compositionJeanie B Tryggestad
Section of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
Int J Pediatr 2012:607895. 2012..Normal-weight males have higher arterial compliance than normal-weight females due to increased lean mass, but sex-related differences were not observed among obese children due to a lack of sex-related differences in lean or fat mass...
- Normal sex differences in prenatal growth and abnormal prenatal growth retardation associated with 46,XY disorders of sex development are absent in newborns with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiencyLaura J Chalmers
Department of Pediatrics, The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74135, USA
Biol Sex Differ 2:5. 2011..abstract:..
- Cystic fibrosis related diabetes in an extremely young patientLuis Casas
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Department of Pediatrics, Oklahoma City, OK, 73104, USA
J Cyst Fibros 6:247-9. 2007..We describe a male with cystic fibrosis who developed diabetes, consistent with cystic fibrosis related diabetes, at the age of 2 years and treated successfully with insulin...
- MedGem hand-held indirect calorimeter is valid for resting energy expenditure measurement in healthy childrenDavid A Fields
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Oklahoma University Children s Physicians Diabetes and Endocrinology, 940 NE Thirteenth Street, CH 2B2426, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1755-61. 2006..To assess the validity of a new hand-held indirect calorimeter [MedGem (MG)] in the determination of resting energy expenditure (REE; kilocalories per day) in children...
- Childhood obesity: epidemiology, comorbid conditions, psychological ramifications, and clinical recommendationsAmanda Cash
Oklahoma College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Oklahoma City, USA
J Okla State Med Assoc 97:428-33; quiz 434-435. 2004..In order to address this problem, efforts are underway nationally to institute preventive measures for childhood obesity and its comorbid conditions...
- Growth hormone effects on protein metabolismNiels Møller
Medical Research Laboratories, Medical Dep M, Arhus University Hospital, DK 8000 Arhus C, Denmark
Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 36:89-100. 2007..Other GH effects are likely to be mediated by changes in various metabolites and hormones that also likely differ based on the duration of GH administration...
- Carriers for type II 3beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (HSD3B2) deficiency can only be identified by HSD3B2 genotype study and not by hormone testSongya Pang
Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 58:323-31. 2003....