P R Nader
Affiliation: University of California
- Next steps in obesity prevention: altering early life systems to support healthy parents, infants, and toddlersPhilip R Nader
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
Child Obes 8:195-204. 2012....
- Parenting and the decline of physical activity from age 9 to 15R H Bradley
School of Social and Family Dynamics, Arizona State University, 951 S Cady Mall, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:33. 2011..Information on the environmental factors implicated in this decline is limited. This study focuses on family factors associated with the rate of decline in objectively measured physical activity during middle childhood and adolescence...
- Moderate-to-vigorous physical activity from ages 9 to 15 yearsPhilip R Nader
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0927, USA
JAMA 300:295-305. 2008..Although at least 60 minutes per day of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) is recommended, few longitudinal studies have determined the recent patterns of physical activity of youth...
- Identifying risk for obesity in early childhoodPhilip R Nader
Division of Community Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
Pediatrics 118:e594-601. 2006..Our aim with this study was to assist clinicians by estimating the predictive value of earlier levels of BMI status on later risk of overweight and obesity during the middle childhood and early adolescent years...
- Three-year maintenance of improved diet and physical activity: the CATCH cohort. Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular HealthP R Nader
Division of Community Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:695-704. 1999....
- Two national surveys on pediatric training and activities in school health: 1991 and 2001Philip R Nader
University of California, San Diego, Division of Community Pediatrics, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
Pediatrics 111:730-4. 2003....
- Frequency and intensity of activity of third-grade children in physical educationPhilip R Nader
Division of Community Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:185-90. 2003..Health recommendations are for preadolescent children to have daily school physical education (PE) classes that engage children in moderate to vigorous physical activity at least 50% of class time...
- A prenatal intervention study to improve timeliness of immunization initiation in Latino infantsMARIA LUISA ZUNIGA DE NUNCIO
Division of Community Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0927, USA
J Community Health 28:151-65. 2003..Future studies should assess the role of prenatal well-child education in the context of clinics with low immunization levels...
- Evaluation of residency training in the delivery of culturally effective careMaria Luisa Zuniga
Division of Community Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
Med Educ 40:1192-200. 2006..To augment resident training in the delivery of culturally effective care in order to improve clinician capacity to effectively care for patients from diverse backgrounds...
- Acculturation, parent-child acculturation differential, and chronic disease risk factors in a Mexican-American populationJohn P Elder
Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182, USA
J Immigr Health 7:1-9. 2005..This familial measure of acculturation shows some promise, but additional formative research is needed to operationalize this construct...
- Education for community pediatricsPhilip R Nader
Division of Community Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, CA, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:505-21. 2004
- The relationship between health beliefs and behaviors and dietary intake in early adolescenceRei Masu
Division of Community Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 102:421-4. 2002
- Home environmental influences on children's television watching from early to middle childhoodBrian E Saelens
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Psychology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:127-32. 2002..Modifying TV access, particularly by reducing the frequency of meals eaten while watching TV, could promote lower children's TV watching and adiposity...
- Tracking dietary intake in white and Mexican-American children from age 4 to 12 yearsMichelle Murphy Zive
Community Pediatrics Division, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0927, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 102:683-9. 2002..To examine the tracking (ie, the stability over time) of dietary intake in Mexican-American and white children aged 4 to 12 years...
- Retaining school children and families in community research: lessons from the Study of Children's Activity and Nutrition (SCAN)Gail C Frank
University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
J Sch Health 73:51-7. 2003..Approaches for increasing student retention based on carefully designed studies and adherence indicators can assist researchers seeking maximum retention of school-aged participants...
- Missed opportunities to immunize: psychosocial and practice correlatesRadmila Prislin
Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182 4611, USA
Am J Prev Med 22:165-9. 2002..The goal of this pilot study was to correlate missed opportunities to immunize young children with providers' psychosocial characteristics and self-reported immunization practices...
- Provider-staff discrepancies in reported immunization knowledge and practicesRadmila Prislin
Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, California 92182 4611, USA
Prev Med 34:554-61. 2002..The purpose of the study was to compare immunization-relevant knowledge, certainty about knowledge, self-efficacy, vested interest, and reported practices of providers and clinical staff in the same clinics...
- Association of neighborhood design and recreation environment variables with physical activity and body mass index in adolescentsMorton Kligerman
San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92103, USA
Am J Health Promot 21:274-7. 2007..To examine associations of neighborhood walkability and recreation environment variables with physical activity in adolescents...
- The relationship between body mass index and behavior in childrenRobert H Bradley
Center for Applied Studies in Education, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
J Pediatr 153:629-634. 2008..To examine reciprocal relationships between body mass index (BMI) and internalizing and externalizing problems from infancy through middle childhood, with a focus on sex and history of overweight...
- Tracking of physical and physiological risk variables among ethnic subgroups from third to eighth grade: the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health cohort studySteven H Kelder
School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Prev Med 34:324-33. 2002..This paper reports the tracking of physiologic variables through eighth grade...
- Cardiovascular risk factors associated with insulin resistance in children persist into late adolescencePeter D Reaven
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Carl T Hayden Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Diabetes Care 28:148-50. 2005
- School-based health education programs can be maintained over time: results from the CATCH Institutionalization studyDeanna M Hoelscher
Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, The University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Prev Med 38:594-606. 2004....
- Maintenance of lightweight correlates with decreased cardiovascular risk factors in early adolescenceJohanna T Dwyer
Schools of Nutrition and Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, J T D, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
J Adolesc Health 31:117-24. 2002..To describe predictors of lightweight in 11-year-olds and how weight changes between ages 9-11 years affected selected cardiovascular risk factors...
- Childhood movement skills: predictors of physical activity in Anglo American and Mexican American adolescents?Thomas L McKenzie
Department of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences at San Diego State University, CA 92182, USA
Res Q Exerc Sport 73:238-44. 2002..Further studies involving additional movement skills and other populations are recommended to determine if enhanced movement skills in children promote subsequent physical activity...