Robert H Lustig

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric endocrine disorders of energy balance
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 6:245-60. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The 'skinny' on childhood obesity: how our western environment starves kids' brains
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California at San Francisco Center for Obesity Assessment, Study and Ttreatment, 94143 0434, USA
    Pediatr Ann 35:898-902, 905-7. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Fructose: metabolic, hedonic, and societal parallels with ethanol
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0434, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:1307-21. 2010
  4. pmc Efficacy of a child-centred and family-based program in promoting healthy weight and healthy behaviors in Chinese American children: a randomized controlled study
    Jyu Lin Chen
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Public Health (Oxf) 32:219-29. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Adolescent obesity and puberty: the "perfect storm"
    Carolyn Bradner Jasik
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1135:265-79. 2008
  6. pmc A clinic-based lifestyle intervention for pediatric obesity: efficacy and behavioral and biochemical predictors of response
    Kristine A Madsen
    Department Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 22:805-14. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Pituitary development and physiology
    CLEMENT C CHEUNG
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94142, USA
    Pituitary 10:335-50. 2007
  8. pmc The Active Balance Childhood program for improving coping and quality of life in Chinese American children
    Jyu Lin Chen
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Nurs Res 59:270-9. 2010
  9. pmc Insulin dynamics predict body mass index and z-score response to insulin suppression or sensitization pharmacotherapy in obese children
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Pediatr 148:23-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood obesity: adrift in the "limbic triangle"
    Michele L Mietus-Snyder
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Annu Rev Med 59:147-62. 2008

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric endocrine disorders of energy balance
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 6:245-60. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The 'skinny' on childhood obesity: how our western environment starves kids' brains
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California at San Francisco Center for Obesity Assessment, Study and Ttreatment, 94143 0434, USA
    Pediatr Ann 35:898-902, 905-7. 2006
    ..This will require a grassroots, bottom-up effort on the part of parents and community leaders. We as pediatricians must lead the way...
  3. doi request reprint Fructose: metabolic, hedonic, and societal parallels with ethanol
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0434, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:1307-21. 2010
    ..On a societal level, the treatment of fructose as a commodity exhibits market similarities to ethanol. Analogous to ethanol, societal efforts to reduce fructose consumption will likely be necessary to combat the obesity epidemic...
  4. pmc Efficacy of a child-centred and family-based program in promoting healthy weight and healthy behaviors in Chinese American children: a randomized controlled study
    Jyu Lin Chen
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Public Health (Oxf) 32:219-29. 2010
    ..To examine the efficacy of an interactive, child-centred and family-based program in promoting healthy weight and healthy lifestyles in Chinese American children...
  5. doi request reprint Adolescent obesity and puberty: the "perfect storm"
    Carolyn Bradner Jasik
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0503, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1135:265-79. 2008
    ..Therefore, intervening prior to pubertal onset becomes even more important given the risk factors present once puberty begins...
  6. pmc A clinic-based lifestyle intervention for pediatric obesity: efficacy and behavioral and biochemical predictors of response
    Kristine A Madsen
    Department Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 22:805-14. 2009
    ..To examine efficacy and predictors of response to a lifestyle intervention for obese youth...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pituitary development and physiology
    CLEMENT C CHEUNG
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94142, USA
    Pituitary 10:335-50. 2007
    ..This review concludes with a discussion of several of these genes and the genetic disorders with which they are associated...
  8. pmc The Active Balance Childhood program for improving coping and quality of life in Chinese American children
    Jyu Lin Chen
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Nurs Res 59:270-9. 2010
    ..However, few studies have examined whether an intervention that teaches coping strategies in weight management can influence children's coping behavior and psychosocial well-being...
  9. pmc Insulin dynamics predict body mass index and z-score response to insulin suppression or sensitization pharmacotherapy in obese children
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Pediatr 148:23-9. 2006
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  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood obesity: adrift in the "limbic triangle"
    Michele L Mietus-Snyder
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Annu Rev Med 59:147-62. 2008
    ..quot; Integrated multidisciplinary family- and community-based education, effective stress reduction, and a societal commitment to alter the food and built environments are all necessary components to battle the global obesity epidemic...
  11. ncbi request reprint Octreotide therapy of pediatric hypothalamic obesity: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Robert H Lustig
    Department of Endocrinology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:2586-92. 2003
    ..Octreotide suppressed insulin, and stabilized weight and BMI. Improved quality of life correlated with the degree of insulin suppression. Octreotide was safe and well tolerated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the development of obesity in children surviving brain tumors
    Robert H Lustig
    Departments of Endocrinology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:611-6. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Optimizing growth hormone efficacy: an evidence-based analysis
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0434, USA
    Horm Res 62:93-7. 2004
    ..e. increments in IGF-I level have not been shown to correlate with increments in height velocity. Thus, these issues with respect to achievement of final height are far from solved...
  14. ncbi request reprint Racial and etiopathologic dichotomies in insulin hypersecretion and resistance in obese children
    Chaluntorn Preeyasombat
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0434, USA
    J Pediatr 146:474-81. 2005
    ..To assess insulin dynamics to oral glucose tolerance testing in obese children, denoting individual contributions of insulin hypersecretion versus resistance to racial and etiopathogenetic specificity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Autonomic dysfunction of the beta-cell and the pathogenesis of obesity
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0136, USA
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 4:23-32. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Childhood obesity: behavioral aberration or biochemical drive? Reinterpreting the First Law of Thermodynamics
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0434, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 2:447-58. 2006
    ..This weight gain is driven by the hyperinsulinemic state, through three mechanisms: energy partitioning into adipose tissue; interference with leptin signal transduction; and interference with extinction of the hedonic response to food...
  17. pmc Sugar-sweetened beverages, serum uric acid, and blood pressure in adolescents
    Stephanie Nguyen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 154:807-13. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether sugar-sweetened beverage consumption, a significant source of dietary fructose, is associated with higher serum uric acid levels and blood pressure in adolescents...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic obesity: causes, consequences, treatment
    Robert H Lustig
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0434, USA
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 6:220-7. 2008
    ..Recently, bariatric surgery (Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, laparoscopic gastric banding, vagotomy) have also been attempted with variable results. Early and intensive management is required to stave off the obesity and its consequences...
  19. doi request reprint Outpatient transition of an infant with permanent neonatal diabetes due to a KCNJ11 activating mutation from subcutaneous insulin to oral glyburide
    Andrew A Bremer
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817 2208, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 9:236-9. 2008
    ..We describe a case of an 18-month-old infant with permanent neonatal diabetes due to an activating KCNJ11 mutation successfully transitioned from subcutaneous insulin therapy to oral sulfonylurea therapy in the outpatient setting...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fast food, central nervous system insulin resistance, and obesity
    Elvira Isganaitis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0434, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 25:2451-62. 2005
    ..Finally, we analyze the characteristics of fast food, including high-energy density, high fat, high fructose, low fiber, and low dairy intake, which favor the development of CNS insulin resistance and obesity...
  21. doi request reprint Racial disparity in glucagon-like peptide 1 and inflammation markers among severely obese adolescents
    Pedro A Velasquez-Mieyer
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:770-5. 2008
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  22. ncbi request reprint Which comes first? The obesity or the insulin? The behavior or the biochemistry?
    Robert H Lustig
    J Pediatr 152:601-2. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose-volume effects on growth hormone secretion
    Thomas E Merchant
    Department of Radiation Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 52:1264-70. 2002
    ..Conformal radiotherapy (CRT) techniques allow for a more accurate determination of hypothalamic dosimetry. We correlated the dosimetry of the hypothalamus and the peak GH value after CRT in children with localized primary brain tumors...
  24. ncbi request reprint Preirradiation endocrinopathies in pediatric brain tumor patients determined by dynamic tests of endocrine function
    Thomas E Merchant
    Department of Radiation Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 North Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 54:45-50. 2002
    ..To prospectively evaluate pediatric patients with localized primary brain tumors for evidence of endocrinopathy before radiotherapy (RT)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Use of somatostatin receptor ligands in obesity and diabetic complications
    Bernhard O Boehm
    Division of Endocrinology, Ulm University, Robert Koch Strasse 8, Ulm Donau, 89070, Germany
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 16:493-509. 2002
    ..The use of somatostatin analogues addressing the various hormonal imbalances of these disorders may provide a novel concept for their pharmacological treatment...
  26. ncbi request reprint Craniopharyngioma: the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital experience 1984-2001
    Thomas E Merchant
    Department of Radiation Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:533-42. 2002
    ..To review our institution's experience in the treatment of craniopharyngioma and assess the merits of initial therapy with limited surgery and irradiation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and hypertension in obese children
    Perrie E Pardee
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, Rady Children s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego 92103 845, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:439-43. 2007
    ..However, the association between TV viewing and hypertension in children is unknown. This study aimed to identify whether TV watching is associated with hypertension in obese children...
  28. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic dysfunction after chemotherapy
    Susan R Rose
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 17:55-66. 2004
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  29. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results from a phase II trial of conformal radiation therapy and evaluation of radiation-related CNS effects for pediatric patients with localized ependymoma
    Thomas E Merchant
    Department of Biostatistics, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:3156-62. 2004
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  30. ncbi request reprint ACTH deficiency in childhood cancer survivors
    Susan R Rose
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 45:808-13. 2005
    ..Adrenocorticotropin deficiency (ACTHD) can be clinically subtle, but life-threatening if not recognized. We assessed the prevalence of ACTHD in survivors of childhood cancer according to tumor diagnosis/therapy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Childhood obesity
    Phyllis W Speiser
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Schneider Children s Hospital, 269 01 76th Avenue, New Hyde Park, New York 11040, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:1871-87. 2005
    ..In developing a consensus statement, this international group has presented the evidence, developed recommendations, and provided a platform aimed toward future corrective action and ongoing debate in the international community...