Scott Going

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of the Pathways Obesity Prevention Program on physical activity in American Indian children
    Scott Going
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Prev Med 37:S62-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity assessment in American Indian schoolchildren in the Pathways study
    S B Going
    University of Arizona, Department of Physiology, Tucson 85721, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:788S-795S. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise on bone mineral density in calcium-replete postmenopausal women with and without hormone replacement therapy
    Scott Going
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Osteoporos Int 14:637-43. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Percent body fat and chronic disease risk factors in U.S. children and youth
    Scott B Going
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:S77-86. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity measurements: lessons learned from the pathways study
    Scott B Going
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:420-5. 2010
  6. pmc Associations of body size and composition with physical activity in adolescent girls
    Timothy G Lohman
    Department of Physiology and Department of Nutritional Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1175-81. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Indices of changes in adiposity in American Indian children
    Tim Lohman
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Prev Med 37:S91-6. 2003
  8. pmc Hormone therapy improves femur geometry among ethnically diverse postmenopausal participants in the Women's Health Initiative hormone intervention trials
    Zhao Chen
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724 5211, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 23:1935-45. 2008
  9. doi request reprint A review of evidence-based strategies to treat obesity in adults
    Deepika Laddu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0093, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 26:512-25. 2011
  10. pmc Associations of physical activity duration, frequency, and load with volumetric BMD, geometry, and bone strength in young girls
    J N Farr
    Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Arizona, 1713 E University Blvd 93, Tucson, AZ 85721 0093, USA
    Osteoporos Int 22:1419-30. 2011

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of the Pathways Obesity Prevention Program on physical activity in American Indian children
    Scott Going
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Prev Med 37:S62-9. 2003
    ..Inadequate opportunities for physical activity at school and overall low levels of activity contribute to the high prevalence of overweight and obesity in American-Indian children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity assessment in American Indian schoolchildren in the Pathways study
    S B Going
    University of Arizona, Department of Physiology, Tucson 85721, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:788S-795S. 1999
    ..Both the physical activity recall questionnaire and the triaxial accelerometer methods will be used to assess the effects of the full-scale intervention on physical activity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise on bone mineral density in calcium-replete postmenopausal women with and without hormone replacement therapy
    Scott Going
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Osteoporos Int 14:637-43. 2003
    ..The response was significant at more sites in women who used HRT, suggesting a greater benefit with hormone replacement and exercise compared to HRT alone...
  4. doi request reprint Percent body fat and chronic disease risk factors in U.S. children and youth
    Scott B Going
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:S77-86. 2011
    ..The dramatic increase in pediatric obesity has renewed interest in accurate methods and screening indexes for identifying at-risk children and youth. Whether age-specific standards are needed is a factor that remains uncertain...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity measurements: lessons learned from the pathways study
    Scott B Going
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:420-5. 2010
    ..Newer model triaxial accelerometers that are much smaller and allow sampling of multiple days of activity are recommended for future studies...
  6. pmc Associations of body size and composition with physical activity in adolescent girls
    Timothy G Lohman
    Department of Physiology and Department of Nutritional Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1175-81. 2006
    ..To examine whether components of body composition (size, fat mass, and fat-free mass) were related to physical activity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Indices of changes in adiposity in American Indian children
    Tim Lohman
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Prev Med 37:S91-6. 2003
    ..Several body composition methods were compared in intervention and control schools for assessing body composition changes...
  8. pmc Hormone therapy improves femur geometry among ethnically diverse postmenopausal participants in the Women's Health Initiative hormone intervention trials
    Zhao Chen
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724 5211, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 23:1935-45. 2008
    ..3-3.6% for section modulus and -5.3% to - 4.3% for buckling ratio. Hormone interventions led to favorable changes in femur geometry, which may help explain the reduced fracture risk observed in hormone interventions...
  9. doi request reprint A review of evidence-based strategies to treat obesity in adults
    Deepika Laddu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0093, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 26:512-25. 2011
    ..Patients can best decide the appropriate approach working with a multidisciplinary team, including their health care provider and experts in nutrition, exercise, and behavioral intervention...
  10. pmc Associations of physical activity duration, frequency, and load with volumetric BMD, geometry, and bone strength in young girls
    J N Farr
    Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Arizona, 1713 E University Blvd 93, Tucson, AZ 85721 0093, USA
    Osteoporos Int 22:1419-30. 2011
    ..Increased PA duration, frequency, and load are all important osteogenic stimuli that should be incorporated into future PA interventions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of methods for assessing body-composition changes over 1 y in postmenopausal women
    L B Houtkooper
    Departments of Nutritional Sciences and Physiology, The University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0038, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:401-6. 2000
    ..Advances in dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) software algorithms have improved the accuracy of this method for body-composition measurement...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of variations in regional composition on soft tissue measurements by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry
    L A Milliken
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 20:677-82. 1996
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Why bioelectrical impedance analysis should be used for estimating adiposity
    L B Houtkooper
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0033, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 64:436S-448S. 1996
    ..Prediction equations based on BIA have been validated and cross-validated in children, youths, adults, and the elderly, in primarily white populations and, to a limited extent, in Asian, black, and Native American populations...
  14. pmc Intervention in overweight children improves body mass index (BMI) and physical activity
    Violet Siwik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:126-37. 2013
    ..We implemented and evaluated a group office-visit intervention by family physicians for overweight children and their parents, emphasizing nutrition and physical activity within a resiliency psychosocial model...
  15. ncbi request reprint Body composition profiles of elite American heptathletes
    L Houtkoopr
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721-0038, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 11:162-73. 2001
    ..This study demonstrates that elite American heptathletes are lean, have high levels of BMD, and that SKF equations provide more accurate estimates of %Fat relative to DXA than estimates from BIA equations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Energy balance at a crossroads: translating the science into action
    Melinda M Manore
    1School of Biological and Population Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 2Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, Chicago, IL 3Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 4Department of Health and Physical Activity, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 5Center for Human Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, Denver, CO 6International Food Information Council Foundation, Washington DC 7Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation, Washington, DC and 8Nutrition Affairs, National Dairy Council, Rosemont, IL
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1466-73. 2014
    ..To improve the nation's health, young people must move into adulthood without the burden of obesity and its associated chronic diseases...
  17. pmc Vitamin D status and breast cancer in Saudi Arabian women: case-control study
    Fatimah M Yousef
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:105-10. 2013
    ..Data regarding the vitamin D status of Saudi Arabian women and its relation to breast cancer risk are lacking...
  18. ncbi request reprint Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry is a valid tool for assessing skeletal muscle mass in older women
    Zhao Chen
    College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    J Nutr 137:2775-80. 2007
    ..We conclude that DXA is a reliable method for cross-sectional assessments of SMM in older women...
  19. ncbi request reprint Nutritional status of U.S. elite female heptathletes during training
    V A Mullins
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721-0038, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 11:299-314. 2001
    ..On average, these athletes were lean with high levels of fat free mass, adequate nutrient intakes, and normal biochemical indices of iron status. However, individual data reveals considerable variability within this group...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dietary iron is associated with bone mineral density in healthy postmenopausal women
    Margaret M Harris
    Department of Physiology, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Nutr 133:3598-602. 2003
    ..Dietary iron may be a more important factor in bone mineralization than originally thought and, its combined effect with calcium on BMD warrants exploration in future studies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise training and hormone replacement therapy on lean and fat mass in postmenopausal women
    Arturo Figueroa
    Department of Exercise Science, Syracuse University, New York 13244, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:266-70. 2003
    ..Menopause is associated with decreases in lean mass and increases in fat mass. Serum hormone levels and hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may modify the effects of exercise training on body composition in postmenopausal women...
  22. pmc Physical activity levels in patients with early knee osteoarthritis measured by accelerometry
    Joshua N Farr
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, 1713 East University Boulevard, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1229-36. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Body composition modulates the effects of hormone replacement therapy on growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor-I levels in postmenopausal women
    Arturo Figueroa
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 54:201-6. 2002
    ..To examine the relationships of body composition with basal serum estrone, estradiol, androstenedione, cortisol, growth hormone (GH) and insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) levels in 73 postmenopausal women...
  24. ncbi request reprint Weight lifted in strength training predicts bone change in postmenopausal women
    Ellen C Cussler
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Human Movement, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:10-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between weight lifted in 1 yr of progressive strength training and change in bone mineral density (BMD) in a group of calcium-replete, postmenopausal women...
  25. ncbi request reprint Weight loss readiness in middle-aged women: psychosocial predictors of success for behavioral weight reduction
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Body Composition Research Laboratory, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    J Behav Med 25:499-523. 2002
    ..These findings are discussed as to their usefulness (i) to screen individuals before treatment, (ii) to provide a better match between interventions to participants, and (iii) to build a weight loss readiness questionnaire...
  26. ncbi request reprint Assessing the validity of body mass index standards in early postmenopausal women
    Robert M Blew
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Obes Res 10:799-808. 2002
    ..To examine the relationship between percentage of total body fat (%Fat) and body mass index (BMI) in early postmenopausal women and to evaluate the validity of the BMI standards for obesity established by the NIH...
  27. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of weight loss in overweight middle-aged women through the Internet
    Ellen C Cussler
    Department of Physiology, Center for Physical Activity and Nutrition, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1052-60. 2008
    ..0+/-4.4 years old), randomized to a 12-month weight maintenance Internet intervention or to self-directed weight maintenance after a 4-month weight loss treatment...
  28. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and behavioral profile and predictors of self-reported energy underreporting in obese middle-aged women
    Jaclyn Maurer Abbot
    Nutritional Sciences, Cook College at Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:114-9. 2008
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Physical activity as a predictor of body composition in American Indian children
    June Stevens
    Department of Nutrition and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, CB 7461, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461, USA
    Obes Res 12:1974-80. 2004
    ..To examine physical activity in second grade American Indian children as a predictor of percentage body fat 3 years later...
  30. ncbi request reprint Resistance training in postmenopausal women with and without hormone therapy
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:555-62. 2003
    ..Secondarily, we wanted to study dose-response relationships between measures of program compliance and changes in primary outcomes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Exercise frequency and calcium intake predict 4-year bone changes in postmenopausal women
    Ellen C Cussler
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Osteoporos Int 16:2129-41. 2005
    ..The positive relationship of CI to change in BMD among postmenopausal women not using HT has clinical implications in light of recent evidence of an increased health risk associated with HT...
  32. ncbi request reprint Exercise motivation, eating, and body image variables as predictors of weight control
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Department of Exercise and Health, Faculty of Human Movement, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:179-88. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial and behavioral characteristics related to energy misreporting
    Jaclyn Maurer
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Nutr Rev 64:53-66. 2006
    ..This review will provide a detailed discussion of the published associations among psychosocial and behavioral characteristics and energy misreporting...
  34. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and changes in body weight exert independent and site-specific effects on bone in postmenopausal women exercising for 1 year
    Laura A Milliken
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Boston, 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:488-94. 2006
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this study was to determine whether depressive symptoms, vitality, and body weight changes were related to 1-year BMD changes after accounting for covariates...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cholesteryl ester transfer protein and lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase activities in hispanic and anglo postmenopausal women: associations with total and regional body fat
    Kathryn A Greaves
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Metabolism 52:282-9. 2003
    ..In conclusion, results suggest a greater risk for coronary heart disease in Hispanic women compared to Anglo women...
  36. ncbi request reprint Body composition assessment for development of an international growth standard for preadolescent and adolescent children
    Timothy G Lohman
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 27:S314-25. 2006
    ..We also propose using both fat mass index and fat-free mass index as an improvement over body-mass index...
  37. ncbi request reprint Dietary iron positively influences bone mineral density in postmenopausal women on hormone replacement therapy
    Jaclyn Maurer
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Nutr 135:863-9. 2005
    ..In women not using HRT, BMD increased in the women in the highest tertile of calcium intake. We conclude that HRT use appears to influence the associations of iron and calcium on change in BMD...

Research Grants11

  1. PROFILE BASED, INTERNET LINKED, OBESITY PREVENTION TRIAL
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  2. Exercise and Bone Development in Young Girls
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. Exercise and Bone Development in Young Girls
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  4. Mutidimensional Intervention in Early Osteoarthritis
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For this purpose we will randomize 300 early OA patients to: 1) a 24-month intervention combining a multifaceted exercise training plus a self-management program; 2) an exercise program; or 3) a self-management program. ..
  5. TransCommunity Approach to Pediatric Obesity Prevention and Treatment
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Building on existing programs and collaborations with widespread organizations (Cooperative Extension and YMCA) is expected to promote sustainability and rapid dissemination. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Exercise and Bone Development in Young Girls
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  7. Mutidimensional Intervention in Early Osteoarthritis
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..For this purpose we will randomize 300 early OA patients to: 1) a 24-month intervention combining a multifaceted exercise training plus a self-management program; 2) an exercise program; or 3) a self-management program. ..
  8. Mutidimensional Intervention in Early Osteoarthritis
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..For this purpose we will randomize 300 early OA patients to: 1) a 24-month intervention combining a multifaceted exercise training plus a self-management program; 2) an exercise program; or 3) a self-management program. ..
  9. PROFILE-BASED, INTERNET-LINKED, OBESITY PREVENTION TRIAL
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. PROFILE-BASED, INTERNET-LINKED, OBESITY PREVENTION TRIAL
    Scott Going; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Exercise and Bone Development in Young Girls
    Scott B Going; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....