Zhaoping Li

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas in a morbidly obese patient
    Sergio Huerta
    Pancreas 25:414-5. 2002
  2. pmc Antioxidant-rich spice added to hamburger meat during cooking results in reduced meat, plasma, and urine malondialdehyde concentrations
    Zhaoping Li
    University of California, Los Angeles Center for Human Nutrition, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1180-4. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Hass avocado modulates postprandial vascular reactivity and postprandial inflammatory responses to a hamburger meal in healthy volunteers
    Zhaoping Li
    UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 900 Veteran Avenue, Room 12 217 12 217 Warren Hall Box 951742, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Food Funct 4:384-91. 2013
  4. pmc Effects of pistachios on body weight in Chinese subjects with metabolic syndrome
    Xin Wang
    Department of Endocrinology, Sino Japan Friendship Hospital, Beijing, China
    Nutr J 11:20. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Sarcopenic obesity in the elderly and strategies for weight management
    Zhaoping Li
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Nutr Rev 70:57-64. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Health ramifications of the obesity epidemic
    Zhaoping Li
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 12 105 Center for Health Sciences, Box 957035, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7035, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 85:681-701, v. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasma clearance of lovastatin versus chinese red yeast rice in healthy volunteers
    Zhaoping Li
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA90095 1742, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:1031-8. 2005
  8. pmc Arginine and antioxidant supplement on performance in elderly male cyclists: a randomized controlled trial
    Steve Chen
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 7:13. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Cranberry does not affect prothrombin time in male subjects on warfarin
    Zhaoping Li
    Division of Clinical Nutrition, UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 900 Veteran Ave, Room 12 217, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1742, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:2057-61. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Weight cycling in a very low-calorie diet programme has no effect on weight loss velocity, blood pressure and serum lipid profile
    Z Li
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Diabetes Obes Metab 9:379-85. 2007

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Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint Acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas in a morbidly obese patient
    Sergio Huerta
    Pancreas 25:414-5. 2002
  2. pmc Antioxidant-rich spice added to hamburger meat during cooking results in reduced meat, plasma, and urine malondialdehyde concentrations
    Zhaoping Li
    University of California, Los Angeles Center for Human Nutrition, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1180-4. 2010
    ..Emerging science has shown the effect of oxidation products and inflammation on atherogenesis and carcinogenesis. Cooking hamburger meat can promote the formation of malondialdehyde that can be absorbed after ingestion...
  3. doi request reprint Hass avocado modulates postprandial vascular reactivity and postprandial inflammatory responses to a hamburger meal in healthy volunteers
    Zhaoping Li
    UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 900 Veteran Avenue, Room 12 217 12 217 Warren Hall Box 951742, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Food Funct 4:384-91. 2013
    ..These observations are suggestive of beneficial anti-inflammatory and vascular health effects of ingesting added Hass avocado with a hamburger patty...
  4. pmc Effects of pistachios on body weight in Chinese subjects with metabolic syndrome
    Xin Wang
    Department of Endocrinology, Sino Japan Friendship Hospital, Beijing, China
    Nutr J 11:20. 2012
    ..However, there is also a widely perceived view that eating nuts can lead to body weight gain due to their high fat content...
  5. doi request reprint Sarcopenic obesity in the elderly and strategies for weight management
    Zhaoping Li
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Nutr Rev 70:57-64. 2012
    ..Other strategies, including the use of high-protein meal replacements or supplementation with specific ergogenic or branched-chain amino acids, may be beneficial...
  6. ncbi request reprint Health ramifications of the obesity epidemic
    Zhaoping Li
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 12 105 Center for Health Sciences, Box 957035, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7035, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 85:681-701, v. 2005
    ..Obesity and overweight account for a significant percentage of overall health care costs and contribute significantly to morbidity and mortality in the United States and around the world...
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasma clearance of lovastatin versus chinese red yeast rice in healthy volunteers
    Zhaoping Li
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA90095 1742, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:1031-8. 2005
    ..The current study compared the pharmacokinetics of CRYR with lovastatin at the same bioeffective dose for lowering cholesterol...
  8. pmc Arginine and antioxidant supplement on performance in elderly male cyclists: a randomized controlled trial
    Steve Chen
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 7:13. 2010
    ..Antioxidants may prevent nitric oxide inactivation by oxygen free radicals. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of an L-arginine and antioxidant supplement on exercise performance in elderly male cyclists...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cranberry does not affect prothrombin time in male subjects on warfarin
    Zhaoping Li
    Division of Clinical Nutrition, UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 900 Veteran Ave, Room 12 217, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1742, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:2057-61. 2006
    ..When counseling patients on dietary changes necessary during warfarin treatment, it does not seem necessary to eliminate daily cranberry juice consumption at amounts of 250 mL, but the INR should be followed up closely...
  10. ncbi request reprint Weight cycling in a very low-calorie diet programme has no effect on weight loss velocity, blood pressure and serum lipid profile
    Z Li
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Diabetes Obes Metab 9:379-85. 2007
    ..Many dieters lose and regain weight many times. It is unclear whether weight cycling is associated with adverse metabolic alterations or becomes more difficult with each attempt...
  11. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of a low-fat/high-fiber diet intervention with soy supplementation in prostate cancer patients after prostatectomy
    Z Li
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:526-36. 2008
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and long-term compliance with a low-fat diet supplemented with soy protein in men at increased risk for recurrence after radical prostatectomy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pistachio nuts reduce triglycerides and body weight by comparison to refined carbohydrate snack in obese subjects on a 12-week weight loss program
    Zhaoping Li
    Center for Human Nutrition, Warren Hall, Room 12 217, 900 Veteran Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 29:198-203. 2010
    ..This study is designed to study the effects of pistachio snack consumption on body weight and lipid levels in obese participants under real-world conditions...
  13. pmc Absorption of silicon from artesian aquifer water and its impact on bone health in postmenopausal women: a 12 week pilot study
    Zhaoping Li
    Center for Human Nutrition, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Nutr J 9:44. 2010
    ..This study evaluated the absorption of silicon from bottled artesian aquifer water and its effect on markers of bone metabolism...
  14. pmc Protein-enriched meal replacements do not adversely affect liver, kidney or bone density: an outpatient randomized controlled trial
    Zhaoping Li
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Nutr J 9:72. 2010
    ..This study was designed as a placebo-controlled clinical trial utilizing two isocaloric meal plans utilizing either a high protein-enriched (HP) or a standard protein (SP) meal replacement in an outpatient weight loss program...
  15. ncbi request reprint Long-term efficacy of soy-based meal replacements vs an individualized diet plan in obese type II DM patients: relative effects on weight loss, metabolic parameters, and C-reactive protein
    Z Li
    David Geffen School of Medicine, Center for Human Nutrition, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1742, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:411-8. 2005
    ..Achieving significant weight loss and glycemic control in diabetic patients remains a challenging task...
  16. pmc Weight loss reduces breast ductal fluid estrogens in obese postmenopausal women: a single arm intervention pilot study
    Catherine L Carpenter
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Nutr J 11:102. 2012
    ..Our purpose was to demonstrate feasibility and preliminarily evaluate serum-based and localized breast biomarker changes resulting from a weight loss intervention among obese postmenopausal women...
  17. pmc A controlled trial of protein enrichment of meal replacements for weight reduction with retention of lean body mass
    Leo Treyzon
    UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
    Nutr J 7:23. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Strawberry consumption is associated with increased antioxidant capacity in serum
    Susanne M Henning
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Med Food 13:116-22. 2010
    ..In summary, daily consumption of strawberries resulted in a modest but significant increase in antioxidant capacity in a healthy population...
  19. pmc Pomegranate juice and extracts provide similar levels of plasma and urinary ellagitannin metabolites in human subjects
    Navindra P Seeram
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles California, USA
    J Med Food 11:390-4. 2008
    ..This study demonstrates that ellagitannin metabolites, delivered from pomegranate fruits, as PJ, POMxl, and POMxp, reach equivalent levels with a delay in time of maximum concentration of POMxp compared to PJ and POMxl...
  20. pmc Body fat and body-mass index among a multiethnic sample of college-age men and women
    Catherine L Carpenter
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 14 193 Warren Hall, 900 Veteran Avenue, P O Box 951742, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Obes 2013:790654. 2013
    ..The high PBF with low BMI pattern exhibited by Asian-American women suggests that they could escape detection for obesity-related disease if BMI is the sole measure that estimates body composition...
  21. doi request reprint Insulin, hs-CRP, leptin, and adiponectin. An analysis of their relationship to the metabolic syndrome in an obese population with an elevated waist circumference
    Eric Yan
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, University California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1742, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 6:64-73. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to assess which specific adipose tissue factors would discriminate the presence of MS in a strictly obese population meeting waist circumference (WC) criteria for the MS...
  22. doi request reprint Hypertriglyceridemia is a practical biomarker of metabolic syndrome in individuals with abdominal obesity
    Zhaoping Li
    UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 11:87-91. 2013
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  23. pmc Reduced body weight and adiposity with a high-protein diet improves functional status, lipid profiles, glycemic control, and quality of life in patients with heart failure: a feasibility study
    Lorraine S Evangelista
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6918, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 24:207-15. 2009
    ..The effectiveness of high-protein (HP) diets in reducing body weight and adiposity and potentially improving clinical outcomes in heart failure (HF) is not known...
  24. doi request reprint Association of dopamine D2 receptor and leptin receptor genes with clinically severe obesity
    Catherine L Carpenter
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA UCLA School of Nursing, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E467-73. 2013
    ..The three genes together may function synergistically...
  25. doi request reprint Sulforaphane-rich broccoli sprout extract attenuates nasal allergic response to diesel exhaust particles
    David Heber
    UCLA Center for Human Nutrition and the Division of NanoMedicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 900 Veteran Avenue, Room 12 217, 12 217 Warren Hall, Box 951742, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Food Funct 5:35-41. 2014
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  26. pmc Effect of Cs-4 (Cordyceps sinensis) on exercise performance in healthy older subjects: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Steve Chen
    Center for Human Nutrition, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:585-90. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the effect of Cs-4 (Cordyceps sinensis) on exercise performance in healthy elderly subjects...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pomegranate juice ellagitannin metabolites are present in human plasma and some persist in urine for up to 48 hours
    Navindra P Seeram
    Departments of Biomathematics and Human Genetics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Nutr 136:2481-5. 2006
    ..Whether genetic polymorphisms in EA-metabolizing enzymes (e.g., catechol-O-methyl transferase and glucuronosyl transferase) are related to variations in response to PJ remains to be established...
  28. pmc Effectiveness of the MOVE! Multidisciplinary weight loss program for veterans in Los Angeles
    Maria Romanova
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E112. 2013
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  29. ncbi request reprint Long-term changes in weight loss and obesity-related comorbidities after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a primary care experience
    Eric Yan
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Surg 195:94-8. 2008
    ..Long-term results of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) are nonexistent in the veterans affairs (VA) population. We compare excess weight loss (EWL) success and medical comorbidity changes between the VA and non-VA population after RYGB...
  30. doi request reprint Pregnancy and fertility following bariatric surgery: a systematic review
    Melinda A Maggard
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California, USA
    JAMA 300:2286-96. 2008
    ..Use of bariatric surgery has increased dramatically during the past 10 years, particularly among women of reproductive age...
  31. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: surgical treatment of obesity
    Melinda A Maggard
    Southern California Evidence Based Practice Center, RAND Health Division, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:547-59. 2005
    ..Controversy exists regarding the effectiveness of surgery for weight loss and the resulting improvement in health-related outcomes...
  32. ncbi request reprint The vascular dementia of Fabry's disease
    M F Mendez
    Department of Neurology, University of California at Los Angeles, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 8:252-7. 1997
    ..Fabry's disease is a consideration in the workup of an otherwise unexplained vascular dementia, particularly in males less than 65 years of age...
  33. ncbi request reprint Analysis of weight loss outcomes using VLCD in black and white overweight and obese women with and without metabolic syndrome
    K Hong
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1742, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:436-42. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of very low calorie diet (VLCD) in black and white obese women. Changes in weight, metabolic profile, and body composition are assessed...
  34. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of bariatric surgery in an integrated VA Health Care System: follow-up and outcomes
    Edward H Livingston
    Surgical and Research Services, Greater Los Angeles VA Health Care System, UCLA School of Medicine, Bariatric Surgery Program, 90073, USA
    J Surg Res 109:138-43. 2003
    ..This contrasts with the results of most volume-outcome studies and occurred in a low-volume hospital by a high-volume surgical and medical team. (4) Distinct patterns of weight loss were observed...
  35. ncbi request reprint Xylooligosaccharide increases bifidobacteria but not lactobacilli in human gut microbiota
    Sydney M Finegold
    Infectious Diseases Section, VA Medical Center West Los Angeles, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Food Funct 5:436-45. 2014
    ..8 g per day may be more effective than 1.4 g per day. The low dose required and lack of gastrointestinal side effects makes the use of XOS as a food supplement feasible. ..
  36. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of a partial meal replacement plan for weight loss in low-income patients
    S Huerta
    UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 92801, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:1575-9. 2004
    ..FL, USA) in low-income patients over a 6-month period compared with the routine care by their primary care physician (PMD) prior to enrolling in the nutrition clinic at similar time intervals...
  37. pmc Effects of dihydrocapsiate on adaptive and diet-induced thermogenesis with a high protein very low calorie diet: a randomized control trial
    Tszying Amy Lee
    Center for Human Nutrition, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 7:78. 2010
    ..It has been shown to elicit the thermogenic effects of capsaicin but without its gastrointestinal side effects...
  38. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: pharmacologic treatment of obesity
    Zhaoping Li
    Southern California Evidence Based Practice Center, RAND Health Division, Santa Monica 90407, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:532-46. 2005
    ..In response to the increase in obesity, pharmacologic treatments for weight loss have become more numerous and more commonly used...
  39. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A deficiency in a newborn resulting from maternal hypovitaminosis A after biliopancreatic diversion for the treatment of morbid obesity
    Sergio Huerta
    UCLA Center for Human Nutrition, Los Angeles 90095 1742, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:426-9. 2002
    ..This procedure has the theoretical advantage that patients retain normal eating capacity and lose weight irrespective of their eating habits. However, vitamin deficiencies may develop because BPD causes malabsorption...
  40. doi request reprint Evaluating preoperative weight loss, binge eating disorder, and sexual abuse history on Roux-en-Y gastric bypass outcome
    Ken Fujioka
    Department of Nutrition and Metabolic Research Center, Scripps Green Clinic, La Jolla, California, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:137-43. 2008
    ..We examined preoperative weight loss, binge eating disorder (BED), and sexual abuse history and the interactions of these predictors to determine whether a cautionary approach to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is warranted...
  41. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of postoperative continuous positive airway pressure to prevent pulmonary complications after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Sergio Huerta
    Center for Human Nutrition, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1742, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:354-8. 2002
    ..CPAP is a useful modality for treating hypoventilation after RYGB without increasing the risk of developing postoperative anastomotic leaks...
  42. ncbi request reprint Purified human bone marrow multipotent mesenchymal stem cells regenerate infarcted myocardium in experimental rats
    Shaoheng Zhang
    Stem Cell Research Center, Peking University, Hai Dian District, Beijing, China
    Cell Transplant 14:787-98. 2005
    ..These results indicate that transplantation of purified MMSCs from human bone marrow upregulated VEGF expression, enhanced angiogenesis, and improved the functional recovery following myocardial infarction in rats...