Akilah Dulin-Keita

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Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Neighborhood-level disadvantage is associated with reduced dietary quality in children
    Akilah Dulin Keita
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1612-6. 2009
  2. pmc Do neighbourhoods matter? Neighbourhood disorder and long-term trends in serum cortisol levels
    Akilah Dulin-Keita
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:24-9. 2012
  3. pmc Neighborhood perceptions affect dietary behaviors and diet quality
    Akilah Dulin Keita
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 43:244-50. 2011
  4. pmc Relationships between reported macronutrient intake and insulin dynamics in a multi-ethnic cohort of early pubertal children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:249-56. 2009
  5. pmc Reduced carbohydrate diet to improve metabolic outcomes and decrease adiposity in obese peripubertal African American girls
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 54:336-42. 2012
  6. pmc Parental feeding practices and socioeconomic status are associated with child adiposity in a multi-ethnic sample of children
    Michelle Cardel
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1675 University Blvd, WEBB 415, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Appetite 58:347-53. 2012
  7. pmc Differential influence of diet and physical activity on components of metabolic syndrome in a multiethnic sample of children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:236-44. 2009
  8. pmc Adiposity and genetic admixture, but not race/ethnicity, influence bone mineral content in peripubertal children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    J Bone Miner Metab 28:424-32. 2010
  9. pmc Adjusting adiposity and body weight measurements for height alters the relationship with blood pressure in children
    Amanda L Willig
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and the Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:904-10. 2010

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Publications9

  1. pmc Neighborhood-level disadvantage is associated with reduced dietary quality in children
    Akilah Dulin Keita
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1612-6. 2009
    ..Future interventions should assess mechanisms to improve the availability of healthful foods, while taking into account neighborhood-level conditions...
  2. pmc Do neighbourhoods matter? Neighbourhood disorder and long-term trends in serum cortisol levels
    Akilah Dulin-Keita
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:24-9. 2012
    ..This research sought to explore whether neighbourhood stressor exposure affected serum cortisol levels among children...
  3. pmc Neighborhood perceptions affect dietary behaviors and diet quality
    Akilah Dulin Keita
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 43:244-50. 2011
    ..The primary purpose of this study was to determine if perceived neighborhood disorder affected dietary quality within a multiethnic sample of children...
  4. pmc Relationships between reported macronutrient intake and insulin dynamics in a multi-ethnic cohort of early pubertal children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:249-56. 2009
    ..Additionally, girls tend to be more insulin resistant than boys. Although the mechanism driving these differences is unclear, diet may be a contributor...
  5. pmc Reduced carbohydrate diet to improve metabolic outcomes and decrease adiposity in obese peripubertal African American girls
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 54:336-42. 2012
    ..The objective was to evaluate the efficacy of a moderately restricted carbohydrate (CHO) versus a standard CHO diet on weight/fat loss and metabolic parameters in overweight/obese AA girls ages 9 to 14 years...
  6. pmc Parental feeding practices and socioeconomic status are associated with child adiposity in a multi-ethnic sample of children
    Michelle Cardel
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1675 University Blvd, WEBB 415, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    Appetite 58:347-53. 2012
    ..Thus, parental feeding practices differ across racial/ethnic groups and SES and may contribute to population differences in child adiposity...
  7. pmc Differential influence of diet and physical activity on components of metabolic syndrome in a multiethnic sample of children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:236-44. 2009
    ..Treatment of the metabolic syndrome in adults is generally approached with diet and physical activity. The influence of diet and physical activity on cardiometabolic outcomes in children has not been clearly established...
  8. pmc Adiposity and genetic admixture, but not race/ethnicity, influence bone mineral content in peripubertal children
    Krista Casazza
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294 3360, USA
    J Bone Miner Metab 28:424-32. 2010
    ..Further, there is a differential impact of percent fat on BMC that may be mediated by genetic admixture...
  9. pmc Adjusting adiposity and body weight measurements for height alters the relationship with blood pressure in children
    Amanda L Willig
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and the Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:904-10. 2010
    ..However, this correlation can be confounded by the relationship of both variables to height. We evaluated whether adiposity and anthropometric measures were associated with pediatric BP before and after adjusting each value for height...