K H Schmitz

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Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a brief questionnaire to assess television viewing and computer use by middle school children
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Sch Health 74:370-7. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and body weight: associations over ten years in the CARDIA study. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1475-87. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Arterial distensibility and physical activity in the ARIC study
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd St, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:2065-71. 2001
  4. pmc Predicting energy expenditure from accelerometry counts in adolescent girls
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:155-61. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Strength training for obesity prevention in midlife women
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:326-33. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity with insulin sensitivity in children
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:1310-6. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of a 9-month strength training intervention on insulin, insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I, IGF-binding protein (IGFBP)-1, and IGFBP-3 in 30-50-year-old women
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1597-604. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Independent and interactive effects of apolipoprotein E phenotype and cardiorespiratory fitness on plasma lipids
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 11:94-103. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Interactions between insulin, body fat, and insulin-like growth factor axis proteins
    Rehana L Ahmed
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:593-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Compendium of physical activities: an update of activity codes and MET intensities
    B E Ainsworth
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:S498-504. 2000

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Publications52

  1. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a brief questionnaire to assess television viewing and computer use by middle school children
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Sch Health 74:370-7. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and body weight: associations over ten years in the CARDIA study. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1475-87. 2000
    ..Hypothesis 2-those who attenuate weight gain because of a temporary increase in physical activity (PA) may maintain a lower body weight over time...
  3. ncbi request reprint Arterial distensibility and physical activity in the ARIC study
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd St, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:2065-71. 2001
    ..We tested the hypothesis that self-reported sport, leisure, and work physical activity is associated with greater arterial distensibility (i.e., carotid artery pulsatile diameter changes)...
  4. pmc Predicting energy expenditure from accelerometry counts in adolescent girls
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:155-61. 2005
    ..We concurrently assessed energy expenditure and accelerometer counts during physical activities on adolescent girls to develop an equation to predict energy expenditure...
  5. ncbi request reprint Strength training for obesity prevention in midlife women
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:326-33. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity with insulin sensitivity in children
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:1310-6. 2002
    ..Physical activity (PA) has been shown to improve insulin resistance and other cardiovascular disease risk factors in normal and diabetic adults and in obese youth, but not in non-diabetic, normal-weight children...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of a 9-month strength training intervention on insulin, insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I, IGF-binding protein (IGFBP)-1, and IGFBP-3 in 30-50-year-old women
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1597-604. 2002
    ..Strength training produced favorable changes in several proposed cancer risk factors. The importance of these changes to long-term cancer prognosis, diagnosis, and/or recurrence remains to be determined...
  8. ncbi request reprint Independent and interactive effects of apolipoprotein E phenotype and cardiorespiratory fitness on plasma lipids
    K H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 11:94-103. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Interactions between insulin, body fat, and insulin-like growth factor axis proteins
    Rehana L Ahmed
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:593-7. 2007
    ..The etiology of hormonally related cancers, such as breast and colon, has been linked to hyperinsulinemia and insulin resistance, the insulin-like growth factor (IGF) axis, and obesity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Compendium of physical activities: an update of activity codes and MET intensities
    B E Ainsworth
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:S498-504. 2000
    ..The updated version includes two new major headings of volunteer and religious activities, extends the number of specific activities from 477 to 605, and provides updated MET intensity levels for selected activities...
  11. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and risk of incident colorectal cancer
    Rehana L Ahmed
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    Cancer 107:28-36. 2006
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  12. pmc No effect of exercise on insulin-like growth factor-I, insulin, and glucose in young women participating in a 16-week randomized controlled trial
    Andrea Y Arikawa
    Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2987-90. 2010
    ..Insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I) and IGF binding protein 3 (IGFBP-3) have been associated with increased risk of breast cancer...
  13. pmc But I like PE: factors associated with enjoyment of physical education class in middle school girls
    Daheia J Barr-Anderson
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 79:18-27. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that efforts to enhance girls' self-efficacy and perceived benefits and to provide a supportive PE class environment that promotes gender equality can potentially increase PE class enjoyment among young girls...
  14. doi request reprint Barriers and motivators for strength training among women of color and Caucasian women
    Maureen O'Dougherty
    Department of Food Sciences and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, 1334 Eckles Avenue, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Women Health 47:41-62. 2008
    ..Major impediments to adherence included competing obligations and related scheduling difficulties; life transitions; and declining or insufficient social motivators...
  15. pmc Lymphedema and quality of life in breast cancer survivors: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Rehana L Ahmed
    Department of Dermatology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:5689-96. 2008
    ..The impact of lymphedema or related arm symptoms on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in breast cancer (BrCa) survivors has not been examined using a large population-based cohort...
  16. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of physical activity and sedentary leisure habits in young adolescents: the Teens Eating for Energy and Nutrition at School study
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Prev Med 34:266-78. 2002
    ..The purpose of this paper was to examine associations of demographic and psychosocial factors with self-reported PA and SLH in young adolescents...
  17. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of weight training and lymphedema in breast cancer survivors
    Rehana L Ahmed
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:2765-72. 2006
    ..We examined effects of supervised upper- and lower-body weight training on the incidence and symptoms of lymphedema in 45 breast cancer survivors who participated in the Weight Training for Breast Cancer Survivors study...
  18. pmc Women in Steady Exercise Research (WISER): study design and methods
    Andrea Y Arikawa
    Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:457-65. 2010
    ..WISER is a randomized controlled trial examining the effects of exercise training on oxidative stress, and hormonal and metabolic factors associated with breast cancer risk...
  19. pmc Shifting motivations: Young women's reflections on physical activity over time and across contexts
    Maureen O'Dougherty
    University of Minnesota, St Paul, USA
    Health Educ Behav 37:547-67. 2010
    ..Social motivations were compelling, both those associated with societal values (research, health) and cultural trends (body image)...
  20. pmc Purposeful exercise and lifestyle physical activity in the lives of young adult women: findings from a diary study
    Maureen O'Dougherty
    University of Minnesota, Food Science and Nutrition, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    Women Health 49:642-61. 2009
    ..The findings of this small scale study reinforce the ongoing benefit of recommending structured, planned physical activity at moderate and vigorous levels of intensity to young, healthy women to ensure they obtain the health benefits...
  21. ncbi request reprint Changes in inflammatory biomarkers following one-year of moderate resistance training in overweight women
    T P Olson
    Mayo Clinic, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Minnesota, and Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, MN, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:996-1003. 2007
    ..This study examined the effects of 1 year of moderate-intensity RT on biomarkers of inflammation and adhesion in healthy, overweight women...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lack of association of physical activity and obesity with incident pancreatic cancer in elderly women
    Penny J Sinner
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Suite 300, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1571-3. 2005
  23. ncbi request reprint Physical inactivity: direct cost to a health plan
    Nancy A Garrett
    Health Services Analysis and Reporting, HealthPartners, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:304-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the total medical expenditures attributable to physical inactivity patterns among members of a large health plan, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of weight training on quality of life in recent breast cancer survivors: the Weight Training for Breast Cancer Survivors (WTBS) study
    Tetsuya Ohira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Cancer 106:2076-83. 2006
    ..However, the effects of weight training on psychological benefits are unknown. We sought to examine the effects of weight training on changes in QOL and depressive symptoms in recent breast cancer survivors...
  25. ncbi request reprint The association of physical activity with lung cancer incidence in a cohort of older women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Penny Sinner
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2359-63. 2006
    ..We examined the potential association between physical activity and lung cancer in women...
  26. ncbi request reprint Vascular structure and function in women: relationship with body mass index
    Thomas P Olson
    Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:487-92. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare endothelial function in lean (body mass index [BMI]=18.0-24.9 kg/m2); overweight (BMI=25-29.9 kg/m2); and obese (BMI>30 kg/m2), healthy, eumenorrheic women...
  27. pmc School-level intraclass correlation for physical activity in sixth grade girls
    David M Murray
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:926-36. 2006
    ..We report the school-level intraclass correlation (ICC) for MVPA from the TAAG baseline survey of sixth grade girls and describe the relationship between the schedule of data collection and the ICC...
  28. doi request reprint Disordered eating and body dissatisfaction in adolescents with type 1 diabetes and a population-based comparison sample: comparative prevalence and clinical implications
    Diann M Ackard
    Private Practice, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 9:312-9. 2008
    ..To compare the prevalence of disordered eating and body dissatisfaction between adolescents with type 1 diabetes and a population-based sample of youth...
  29. pmc Physical activity in young adults and incident hypertension over 15 years of follow-up: the CARDIA study
    Emily D Parker
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:703-9. 2007
    ..We sought to examine the relation between physical activity and incident hypertension in young adults over 15 years of follow-up in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults study...
  30. ncbi request reprint Moderate resistance training and vascular health in overweight women
    Thomas P Olson
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1558-64. 2006
    ..Thus, the aim of this study was to examine the effects of 1 yr of resistance training (RT) on vascular structure and function in overweight but otherwise healthy eumenorrheic women...
  31. ncbi request reprint The relationship of weight-related perceptions, goals, and behaviors with fruit and vegetable consumption in young adolescents
    Alana A Nystrom
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Med 40:203-8. 2005
    ..The effect of dieting and weight-control perceptions, goals, and behaviors on food intake, including fruit and vegetable (F&V) consumption, is not completely understood. We examined these associations in 1,755 young adolescents...
  32. ncbi request reprint Differences in resting metabolic rate between white and African-American young adults
    Teresa A Sharp
    Center for Human Nutrition, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    Obes Res 10:726-32. 2002
    ..A reported lower resting metabolic rate (RMR) in African-American women than in white women could explain the higher prevalence of obesity in the former group. Little information is available on RMR in African-American men...
  33. pmc Improvements in heart health behaviors and reduction in coronary artery disease risk factors in urban teenaged girls through a school-based intervention: the PATH program
    Marcia Bayne-Smith
    Department of Urban Studies, Queens College, City University of New York, Flushing 11367, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1538-43. 2004
    ..We sought to assess the effects of a school-based intervention program on cardiovascular disease risk factors in urban girls...
  34. pmc School-level intraclass correlation for physical activity in adolescent girls
    David M Murray
    Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152 3230, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:876-82. 2004
    ..As a result, we conducted a substudy to estimate the school-level ICC for intensity-weighted minutes of MVPA measured using an accelerometer...
  35. pmc Comparison of two approaches to structured physical activity surveys for adolescents
    Robert G McMurray
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, CB 8700, Fetzer Gym, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:2135-43. 2004
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  36. pmc Weekend and weekday patterns of physical activity in overweight and normal-weight adolescent girls
    Margarita S Treuth
    Center for Human Nutrition, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1782-8. 2007
    ..To describe the patterns (specifically comparing weekdays and weekends classified by intensities) of physical activity (PA) measured by accelerometry in adolescent girls...
  37. ncbi request reprint Strength training and adiposity in premenopausal women: strong, healthy, and empowered study
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:566-72. 2007
    ..5-1 kg yearly, most of which is fat. Because few midlife women participate in strength training, this mode of activity may be a novel intervention for preventing age-associated fat increases in this population...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effect of team sport participation on genetic predisposition to adolescent smoking progression
    Janet Audrain-McGovern
    Tobacco Use Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:433-41. 2006
    ..There is much to be learned about why some adolescents progress to a regular smoking habit and others do not...
  39. pmc Travel by walking before and after school and physical activity among adolescent girls
    Brit I Saksvig
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:153-8. 2007
    ..To examine how "travel by walking" before and after school contributes to total physical activity of adolescent girls...
  40. 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...
  41. pmc Physical activities in adolescent girls: variability in energy expenditure
    Karin A Pfeiffer
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:328-31. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the variability in energy expenditure for selected physical activities among adolescent girls...
  42. pmc Objectively measured physical activity in sixth-grade girls
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1262-8. 2006
    ..To describe the objectively measured physical activity characteristics of a diverse sample of sixth-grade girls, to examine influences on physical activity, and to report compliance with physical activity guidelines...
  43. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of weight training in recent breast cancer survivors to alter body composition, insulin, and insulin-like growth factor axis proteins
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology University of Pennsylvania 423 Guardian Drive, 9th Floor Blockley Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19072 215 898 0901
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1672-80. 2005
    ..This randomized controlled trial assessed the safety and effects of twice-weekly weight training among recent breast cancer survivors. Outcomes included body size and biomarkers hypothesized to link exercise and breast cancer risk...
  44. ncbi request reprint Tennis, anyone? On the value of sustainable, vigorous physical activity and long-term studies
    David R Jacobs
    Am J Med 112:733-4. 2002
  45. ncbi request reprint Functional limitations in elderly female cancer survivors
    Carol Sweeney
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:521-9. 2006
    ..The elderly population, including many who are long-term cancer survivors, is increasing. Aspects of quality of life in elderly cancer survivors are not well understood...
  46. ncbi request reprint Preventing overestimation of pixels in computed tomography assessment of visceral fat
    Aaron M Potretzke
    Endocrine Research Unit, 5 194 Joseph, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Obes Res 12:1698-701. 2004
    ..Our objective was to compare in-house and commercially available software for quantitative measurement of abdominal fat distribution. In the process, we encountered some unexpected problems...
  47. doi request reprint The body image and relationships scale: development and validation of a measure of body image in female breast cancer survivors
    Julia M Hormes
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:1269-74. 2008
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  48. doi request reprint Exercise effect on oxidative stress is independent of change in estrogen metabolism
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:220-3. 2008
    ..The purpose of the study is to determine the effect of 15 weeks of aerobic exercise on lipid peroxidation, endogenous estrogens, and body composition in young, healthy eumenorrheic women...
  49. ncbi request reprint Effect of physical activity on menopausal symptoms among urban women
    Deborah B Nelson
    Department of Public Health, College of Health Professions, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:50-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether physical activity, measured by expended kilocalories per week (kcal.wk), decreases the risk of menopausal symptoms among African American and Caucasian women...
  50. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity with reproductive hormones: the Penn Ovarian Aging Study
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, 423 Guardian Drive, 921 Blockley Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2042-7. 2007
    ..Few studies have examined associations of physical activity on hormone levels. None have examined the potential effect of the menopausal transition on the associations between physical activity and reproductive hormone levels...
  51. ncbi request reprint The intersection of cancer and aging: establishing the need for breast cancer rehabilitation
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 921 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:866-72. 2007
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  52. ncbi request reprint Controlled physical activity trials in cancer survivors: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kathryn H Schmitz
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, 423 Guardian Drive, 9th Floor Blockley Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19072, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1588-95. 2005
    ....