John Jakicic

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise in the treatment of obesity
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health, Physical, and Recreation Activity, Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, 104 Trees Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 32:967-80. 2003
  2. pmc Physical activity and quality of life in severely obese individuals seeking bariatric surgery or lifestyle intervention
    Dale S Bond
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Miriam Hospital Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 196 Richmond Street, Providence, RI, 02903, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:86. 2012
  3. pmc Four-year change in cardiorespiratory fitness and influence on glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes in a randomized trial: the Look AHEAD Trial
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:1297-303. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Physical activity and weight loss
    John M Jakicic
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, Department of Health and Physical Activity, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser 73:21-36. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Effect of a stepped-care intervention approach on weight loss in adults: a randomized clinical trial
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    JAMA 307:2617-26. 2012
  6. pmc Semiquantitative assessment of subchondral bone marrow edema-like lesions and subchondral cysts of the knee at 3T MRI: a comparison between intermediate-weighted fat-suppressed spin echo and Dual Echo Steady State sequences
    Daichi Hayashi
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:198. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Exercise considerations for the sedentary, overweight adult
    John M Jakicic
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 31:91-5. 2003
  8. pmc Effect of exercise on 24-month weight loss maintenance in overweight women
    John M Jakicic
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, 140 Trees Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1550-9; discussion 1559-60. 2008
  9. pmc Effect of a lifestyle intervention on change in cardiorespiratory fitness in adults with type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD Study
    J M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:305-16. 2009
  10. doi request reprint The effect of physical activity on body weight
    John M Jakicic
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:S34-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise in the treatment of obesity
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health, Physical, and Recreation Activity, Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, 104 Trees Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 32:967-80. 2003
    ..Incorporation of these recommendations may increase the likelihood of clinicians' prescribing exercise for overweight and obese adults to effectively manage their body weight...
  2. pmc Physical activity and quality of life in severely obese individuals seeking bariatric surgery or lifestyle intervention
    Dale S Bond
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Miriam Hospital Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 196 Richmond Street, Providence, RI, 02903, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:86. 2012
    ..In the present study, we compared BS- and LI-seekers on physical activity (PA) and sedentary behaviors (SB), and examined between-group differences in health-related quality of life (HRQoL), while controlling for PA...
  3. pmc Four-year change in cardiorespiratory fitness and influence on glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes in a randomized trial: the Look AHEAD Trial
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:1297-303. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Physical activity and weight loss
    John M Jakicic
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, Department of Health and Physical Activity, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser 73:21-36. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Effect of a stepped-care intervention approach on weight loss in adults: a randomized clinical trial
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    JAMA 307:2617-26. 2012
    ..Stepped-treatment approaches customize interventions based on milestone completion and can be more effective while costing less to administer than conventional treatment approaches...
  6. pmc Semiquantitative assessment of subchondral bone marrow edema-like lesions and subchondral cysts of the knee at 3T MRI: a comparison between intermediate-weighted fat-suppressed spin echo and Dual Echo Steady State sequences
    Daichi Hayashi
    Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:198. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Exercise considerations for the sedentary, overweight adult
    John M Jakicic
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 31:91-5. 2003
    ..This review will focus on the role of exercise in the management of body weight and factors that should be considered when prescribing exercise to overweight adults...
  8. pmc Effect of exercise on 24-month weight loss maintenance in overweight women
    John M Jakicic
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, 140 Trees Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1550-9; discussion 1559-60. 2008
    ..Debate remains regarding the amount of physical activity that will facilitate weight loss maintenance...
  9. pmc Effect of a lifestyle intervention on change in cardiorespiratory fitness in adults with type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD Study
    J M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:305-16. 2009
    ..To examine the effect of an intensive lifestyle weight loss intervention (ILI) compared to diabetes support and education (DSE) on changes in fitness and physical activity in the Look AHEAD trial...
  10. doi request reprint The effect of physical activity on body weight
    John M Jakicic
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:S34-8. 2009
    ..Future research is also needed to understand the physiological/metabolic pathways and mechanisms that explain the influence of physical activity on long-term regulation of body weight...
  11. pmc Activity patterns of obese adults with type 2 diabetes in the look AHEAD study
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1995-2005. 2010
    ..This study describes baseline physical activity (PA) patterns of individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) enrolled in the multicenter Look AHEAD Study using an objective measure of PA (accelerometry)...
  12. doi request reprint The effect of physical activity on 18-month weight change in overweight adults
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:100-9. 2011
    ..Strategies to facilitate the maintenance of these behaviors are needed to optimize weight control...
  13. doi request reprint Obesity and physical activity
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, University of Pittsburgh, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, 140 Trees Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 34:829-40. 2011
    ..Thus, progression of overweight and obese patients to an adequate dose of physical activity needs to be incorporated into clinical interventions for weight control...
  14. ncbi request reprint Treatment and prevention of obesity: what is the role of exercise?
    John M Jakicic
    Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, 140 Trees Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Nutr Rev 64:S57-61. 2006
    ..Therefore, it is important to have interventions that target these levels of physical activity to improve health-related outcomes and to facilitate long-term weight control...
  15. ncbi request reprint Physical activity considerations for the treatment and prevention of obesity
    John M Jakicic
    University of Pittsburgh Department of Health and Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:226S-229S. 2005
    ..Thus, it is important to target intervention strategies to facilitate the adoption and maintenance of an adequate amount of physical activity to control body weight...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physical activity recommendations in the treatment of obesity
    John M Jakicic
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Health and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, 140 Trees Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:141-50, ix. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Relationship of physical activity to eating behaviors and weight loss in women
    John M Jakicic
    Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1653-9. 2002
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  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of exercise duration and intensity on weight loss in overweight, sedentary women: a randomized trial
    John M Jakicic
    University of Pittsburgh, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    JAMA 290:1323-30. 2003
    ..A higher duration and intensity of exercise may improve long-term weight loss...
  19. ncbi request reprint Exercise strategies for the obese patient
    John M Jakicic
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, Department of Health, Physical, and Recreation Education, University of Pittsburgh, 140 Trees Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Prim Care 30:393-403. 2003
    ..When addressing these issues, it is also important to consider the barriers that individual patients may encounter that will have an effect on adoption and maintenance of exercise behaviors...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the SenseWear Pro Armband to assess energy expenditure during exercise
    John M Jakicic
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:897-904. 2004
    ..To assess the accuracy of the SenseWear Pro Armband for estimating energy expenditure during exercise...
  21. pmc Four-year weight losses in the Look AHEAD study: factors associated with long-term success
    Thomas A Wadden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1987-98. 2011
    ..e., ≥ 5%) in overweight/obese participants with type 2 diabetes and maintain this loss in more than 45% of patients at 4 years...
  22. pmc Long-term effects of a lifestyle intervention on weight and cardiovascular risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus: four-year results of the Look AHEAD trial
    Rena R Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02860, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1566-75. 2010
    ..We examined the effects of lifestyle intervention on changes in weight, fitness, and CVD risk factors during a 4-year study...
  23. pmc Effectiveness of lifestyle interventions for individuals with severe obesity and type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD trial
    Jessica L Unick
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:2152-7. 2011
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  24. pmc One-year weight losses in the Look AHEAD study: factors associated with success
    Thomas A Wadden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:713-22. 2009
    ..The lifestyle intervention was clinically effective in all subsets of an ethnically and demographically diverse population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fitness, fatness, and cardiovascular risk factors in type 2 diabetes: look ahead study
    Rena R Wing
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:2107-16. 2007
    ..The present study examined the association of cardiorespiratory fitness and obesity with CVD risk factors in an ethnically diverse sample of overweight/obese individuals with type 2 diabetes...
  26. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of a technology-based system in a short-term behavioral weight loss intervention
    Kristen M Polzien
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Health and Physical Activity, 140 Trees Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:825-30. 2007
    ..The objective was to examine the efficacy of adding a technology-based program to an in-person, behavioral weight loss intervention...
  27. ncbi request reprint Impact of weight-cycling history on bone density in obese women
    Kara I Gallagher
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center and Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obes Res 10:896-902. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of weight cycling (as defined by the frequency and magnitude of intentional weight loss) on bone mineral density and bone mineral content in obese sedentary women...
  28. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle intervention strategies to prevent and control type 2 diabetes
    Amy D Otto
    University of Pittsburgh, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, Suite 600, Birmingham Towers, 2100 Wharton Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 8:407-12. 2008
    ..Using these motivational incentive strategies can be an effective means to help individuals succeed with their weight loss efforts...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of techniques for self-monitoring eating and exercise behaviors on weight loss in a correspondence-based intervention
    Diane L Helsel
    Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1807-10. 2007
    ..These results may have implications for improving self-monitoring in overweight adults during periods of weight loss...
  30. pmc Effects of diet and physical activity interventions on weight loss and cardiometabolic risk factors in severely obese adults: a randomized trial
    Bret H Goodpaster
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, MUH N810, 3459 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    JAMA 304:1795-802. 2010
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  31. ncbi request reprint The role of physical activity in prevention and treatment of body weight gain in adults
    John M Jakicic
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Nutr 132:3826S-3829S. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Telephone versus print delivery of an individualized motivationally tailored physical activity intervention: Project STRIDE
    Bess H Marcus
    Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Health Psychol 26:401-9. 2007
    ..The authors tested 2 delivery channels, telephone and print, to determine whether one was more effective in promoting physical activity...
  33. ncbi request reprint Examination of print and telephone channels for physical activity promotion: Rationale, design, and baseline data from Project STRIDE
    Bess H Marcus
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Coro Building, Suite 500, One Hoppin St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:90-104. 2007
    ..print) for physical activity adoption and short-term maintenance among previously sedentary adults...
  34. pmc Objective quantification of physical activity in bariatric surgery candidates and normal-weight controls
    Dale S Bond
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, The Miriam Hospital Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:72-8. 2010
    ..However, few studies have determined the amount and intensity of activities undertaken preoperatively by bariatric surgery patients using objective measures...
  35. doi request reprint Physical activity and physical function changes in obese individuals after gastric bypass surgery
    Deborah A Josbeno
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:361-6. 2010
    ..We examined the physical activity, physical function, psychosocial correlates to physical activity participation, and health-related quality of life of patients before and after GBS...
  36. ncbi request reprint A comparison of Internet and print-based physical activity interventions
    Bess H Marcus
    The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:944-9. 2007
    ..Using the Internet to deliver a tailored physical activity intervention offers an alternative to print that might be available to larger populations at a lower cost...
  37. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors related to physical activity and weight loss in overweight women
    Kara I Gallagher
    Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:971-80. 2006
    ..In addition, these psychosocial factors were examined across levels of weight loss and self-reported physical activity in response to a weight loss intervention...
  38. ncbi request reprint Step into Motion: a randomized trial examining the relative efficacy of Internet vs. print-based physical activity interventions
    Bess H Marcus
    The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:737-47. 2007
    ..This study will have implications for the dissemination of Internet-based physical activity interventions...
  39. ncbi request reprint Exercise capacity and cardiovascular/metabolic characteristics of overweight and obese individuals with type 2 diabetes: the Look AHEAD clinical trial
    Paul M Ribisl
    Health and Exercise Sciences, Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University, Wake Forest Road, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2679-84. 2007
    ..0 kg/m2) men and women with type 2 diabetes who were randomized participants for the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) clinical trial...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effects of a 16-month randomized controlled exercise trial on body weight and composition in young, overweight men and women: the Midwest Exercise Trial
    Joseph E Donnelly
    Energy Balance Laboratory, Schiefelbusch Life Span Institute, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1343-50. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that a 16-month program of verified exercise would prevent weight gain or provide weight loss in the exercise group compared with controls...
  41. ncbi request reprint New vision for health promotion within sports medicine
    Steven N Blair
    Cooper Institute, 12330 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75230, USA
    Am J Health Promot 18:182-5. 2003
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  42. ncbi request reprint Ratings of perceived exertion in active muscle during high-intensity and low-intensity resistance exercise
    Randall F Gearhart
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois 62901, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 16:87-91. 2002
    ..11 +/- 2.08 for the HIP and 8.34 +/- 1.35 for the LIP. Performing few repetitions using heavier weight is perceived to be more difficult than lifting comparatively lighter weight with more repetitions when external work is held constant...
  43. ncbi request reprint Perceived exertion, electromyography, and blood lactate during acute bouts of resistance exercise
    Kristen M Lagally
    Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790 5120, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:552-9; discussion 560. 2002
    ..In addition, changes in blood lactic acid and biceps muscle activity assessed using electromyography (EMG) were investigated as potential mediators of RPE during resistance exercise...

Research Grants25

  1. Look AHEAD: Action for Health in Diabetes
    John Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These procedures will enable us to analyze the effects of the intervention on serious cardiovascular events, on CVD risk factors, diabetes related factors and complications, and cost-effectiveness of the intervention. ..
  2. Technology to Improve Assessment of Physical Activity
    John Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The KAL-X Sensor is an innovative technology that may revolutionize the assessment of energy expenditure and may have implications for improving outcomes in clinical programs. ..
  3. Effect of Exercise on Prevention of Weight Gain
    John Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results of this study will have a significant impact on exercise recommendations for preventing weight gain in adults. ..
  4. Enhancing Exercise Participation in Overweight Women
    John Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It is believed that this proposed study will lead to improvements in exercise participation in overweight women, which will result in improvements in the long-term treatment of obesity. ..
  5. The Effect of a Stepped-Care Approach to Long-Term Weight Loss
    John Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  6. Effect of Exercise on Prevention of Weight Gain
    John Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of this study will have a significant impact on exercise recommendations for preventing weight gain in adults. ..
  7. A MENTOR-BASED APPROACH TO LONG-TERM WEIGHT LOSS
    John Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It is believed that a mentor- based intervention will lead to improvements in the long-term treatment of obesity. ..
  8. DOSE-RESPONSE OF EXERCISE ON LONG-TERM WEIGHT LOSS
    John Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The investigators believe that the proposed study will lead to improvements in the long-term treatment of obesity. ..
  9. The Effect of a Stepped-Care Approach to Long-Term Weight Loss
    John M Jakicic; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....