Barbara Dennison

Summary

Affiliation: University at Albany
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk evaluation in pediatric practice aids in prevention of childhood overweight
    Barbara A Dennison
    Columbia University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Ann 33:25-30. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and television in bedroom associated with overweight risk among low-income preschool children
    Barbara A Dennison
    Research Institute, Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown, New York 13326, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1028-35. 2002
  3. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a mailed toolkit to increase use of body mass index percentiles to screen for childhood obesity
    Barbara A Dennison
    New York State Department of Health and State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A122. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Rapid infant weight gain predicts childhood overweight
    Barbara A Dennison
    Bureau of Health Risk Reduction, Division of Chronic Disease Prevention and Adult Health, New York State Department of Health, 150 Broadway, 3 West, Riverview, Albany, New York 12204, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:491-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Overweight trends among children enrolled in the New York State special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children
    Lynn S Edmunds
    Evaluation and Analysis Unit, Division of Nutrition, New York State Department of Health, 150 Broadway, Floor 6 West, Albany, NY 12204 2719, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:113-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular health promotion in the schools: a statement for health and education professionals and child health advocates from the Committee on Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, and Obesity in Youth (AHOY) of the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the
    Laura L Hayman
    Circulation 110:2266-75. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint An intervention to reduce television viewing by preschool children
    Barbara A Dennison
    Research Institute, Bassett Healthcare, 1 Atwell Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:170-6. 2004
  8. pmc An asset-based community initiative to reduce television viewing in New York state
    Ida R Baker
    Bassett Research Institute, The Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, One Atwell Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326, USA
    Prev Med 44:437-41. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Drug therapy of high-risk lipid abnormalities in children and adolescents: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, and Obesity in Youth Committee, Council of Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, with the C
    Brian W McCrindle
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Circulation 115:1948-67. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Positive effects of family dinner are undone by television viewing
    Eileen Fitzpatrick
    Nutrition Science Department, The Sage Colleges, Troy, NY, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:666-71. 2007

Research Grants

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk evaluation in pediatric practice aids in prevention of childhood overweight
    Barbara A Dennison
    Columbia University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Ann 33:25-30. 2004
    ..Provision of age-appropriate anticipatory guidelines for the family to help with the prevention of childhood overweight needs to be provided at each well-child visit...
  2. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and television in bedroom associated with overweight risk among low-income preschool children
    Barbara A Dennison
    Research Institute, Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown, New York 13326, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1028-35. 2002
    ..Television (TV) viewing is associated with obesity among school-aged children, adolescents, and adults, but this relationship has not been evaluated in preschool-aged children...
  3. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a mailed toolkit to increase use of body mass index percentiles to screen for childhood obesity
    Barbara A Dennison
    New York State Department of Health and State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A122. 2009
    ..Body mass index (BMI)-for-age percentiles are the recommended screening test. We evaluated whether mailing a toolkit to physicians would increase use of sex-specific BMI-for-age percentiles to screen for childhood obesity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Rapid infant weight gain predicts childhood overweight
    Barbara A Dennison
    Bureau of Health Risk Reduction, Division of Chronic Disease Prevention and Adult Health, New York State Department of Health, 150 Broadway, 3 West, Riverview, Albany, New York 12204, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:491-9. 2006
    ..To determine among a contemporary cohort whether rapid weight gain between birth and 6 months is associated with risk of childhood overweight and if this risk differs by ethnicity and/or breast-feeding history...
  5. ncbi request reprint Overweight trends among children enrolled in the New York State special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children
    Lynn S Edmunds
    Evaluation and Analysis Unit, Division of Nutrition, New York State Department of Health, 150 Broadway, Floor 6 West, Albany, NY 12204 2719, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:113-7. 2006
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  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular health promotion in the schools: a statement for health and education professionals and child health advocates from the Committee on Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, and Obesity in Youth (AHOY) of the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the
    Laura L Hayman
    Circulation 110:2266-75. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint An intervention to reduce television viewing by preschool children
    Barbara A Dennison
    Research Institute, Bassett Healthcare, 1 Atwell Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:170-6. 2004
    ..Television viewing has been associated with increased violence in play and higher rates of obesity. Although there are interventions to reduce television viewing by school-aged children, there are none for younger children...
  8. pmc An asset-based community initiative to reduce television viewing in New York state
    Ida R Baker
    Bassett Research Institute, The Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, One Atwell Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326, USA
    Prev Med 44:437-41. 2007
    ..The "community" must be part of the solution, and the solution must be constructed on existing assets that lend strength to positive environmental change...
  9. ncbi request reprint Drug therapy of high-risk lipid abnormalities in children and adolescents: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, and Obesity in Youth Committee, Council of Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, with the C
    Brian W McCrindle
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Circulation 115:1948-67. 2007
    ..Recommendations are provided to guide decision-making with regard to patient selection, initiation, monitoring, and maintenance of drug therapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Positive effects of family dinner are undone by television viewing
    Eileen Fitzpatrick
    Nutrition Science Department, The Sage Colleges, Troy, NY, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:666-71. 2007
    ..Because dietary habits and preferences are established early in life, parents should be counseled to promote family meal environments that support healthful eating...
  11. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in nursing practice: focus on children and youth: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Committee on Atherosclerosis, Hypertension, and Obesity in Youth of the Council on Cardiovascular Dis
    Laura L Hayman
    New York University, USA
    Circulation 116:344-57. 2007
  12. pmc Awareness of necessity to call 9-1-1 for stroke symptoms, upstate New York
    Janine M Jurkowski
    Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, University at Albany School of Public Health, 1 University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A41. 2008
    ..Yet, receiving treatment within 90 minutes of stroke symptom onset is optimal for improved outcomes. Delay in recognition of stroke symptoms and their severity contributes to treatment delay...
  13. ncbi request reprint Fruit juice intake predicts increased adiposity gain in children from low-income families: weight status-by-environment interaction
    Myles S Faith
    Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market St, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2066-75. 2006
    ....

Research Grants7

  1. BROCODILE THE CROCODILE: OBESITY PREVENTION IN DAY CARE
    Barbara Dennison; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The findings will help fill the knowledge gap and guide future recommendations for the prevention of obesity in young children. ..
  2. Rural Community Partnership to Promote Fitness by Age 5
    Barbara Dennison; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This obesity prevention program will be transferable to other childcare centers to improve the health of America's children. ..