N Stettler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant weight gain and childhood overweight status in a multicenter, cohort study
    Nicolas Stettler
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatrics 109:194-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Electronic games and environmental factors associated with childhood obesity in Switzerland
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, North 1559, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Thirty Fourth Street and Civic Center Boulevard, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Obes Res 12:896-903. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of body composition changes in children with cystic fibrosis
    N Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 904:406-9. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Rapid weight gain during infancy and obesity in young adulthood in a cohort of African Americans
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 19104, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:1374-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Weight gain in the first week of life and overweight in adulthood: a cohort study of European American subjects fed infant formula
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 36th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Circulation 111:1897-903. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Environmental factors in the etiology of obesity in adolescents
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 6021, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:S1-41-5. 2002
  7. pmc High prevalence of overweight among pediatric users of community health centers
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e381-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for overweight and obesity in children from Seychelles, a country in rapid transition: the importance of early growth
    N Stettler
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:214-9. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Iron status of children with sickle cell disease
    N Stettler
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 25:36-8. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint [Obesity in children and adolescents]
    N Stettler
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ther Umsch 57:532-6. 2000

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant weight gain and childhood overweight status in a multicenter, cohort study
    Nicolas Stettler
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatrics 109:194-9. 2002
    ..To determine whether a rapid rate of weight gain in early infancy is associated with overweight status in childhood...
  2. ncbi request reprint Electronic games and environmental factors associated with childhood obesity in Switzerland
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, North 1559, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Thirty Fourth Street and Civic Center Boulevard, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Obes Res 12:896-903. 2004
    ..The hypothesis was that various types of sedentary activities are associated with obesity in children living in Switzerland...
  3. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of body composition changes in children with cystic fibrosis
    N Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 904:406-9. 2000
    ..These differences were less significant in girls. Despite comprehensive care, the growth of boys with CF may still not be optimal, as observed longitudinally...
  4. ncbi request reprint Rapid weight gain during infancy and obesity in young adulthood in a cohort of African Americans
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 19104, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:1374-8. 2003
    ..Obesity is increasing in the United States. Evidence-based prevention is a public health priority and should target well-defined risk factors and critical periods...
  5. ncbi request reprint Weight gain in the first week of life and overweight in adulthood: a cohort study of European American subjects fed infant formula
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 36th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Circulation 111:1897-903. 2005
    ..Rapid infancy weight gain is associated with childhood obesity, whereas low infancy weight is associated with coronary heart disease. Our aim was to identify during which periods in infancy weight gain is associated with adult obesity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Environmental factors in the etiology of obesity in adolescents
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 6021, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:S1-41-5. 2002
    ..The International Obesity Task Force's conceptual framework of environmental factors in the development of obesity is presented, as well as practical implications for obesity prevention and treatment in adolescence...
  7. pmc High prevalence of overweight among pediatric users of community health centers
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e381-8. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for overweight and obesity in children from Seychelles, a country in rapid transition: the importance of early growth
    N Stettler
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:214-9. 2002
    ..To establish the prevalence of overweight and obesity and related risk factors in children from Seychelles (Indian Ocean), a country in rapid economic and epidemiological transition...
  9. ncbi request reprint Iron status of children with sickle cell disease
    N Stettler
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 25:36-8. 2001
    ..Dietary iron requirements are unclear in children with SS-type sickle cell disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Obesity in children and adolescents]
    N Stettler
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ther Umsch 57:532-6. 2000
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  11. ncbi request reprint Early risk factors for increased adiposity: a cohort study of African American subjects followed from birth to young adulthood
    N Stettler
    Divisions of Gastroenterology and Nutrition and Nephrology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:378-83. 2000
    ..Obesity is an increasing concern in the United States. Effective prevention of obesity requires the risk factors to be well defined. African Americans have a high risk of obesity...
  12. pmc Resting energy expenditure and adiposity accretion among children with Down syndrome: a 3-year prospective study
    D L Hill
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:1087-91. 2013
    ..Our study assessed whether (1) the REE of children with DS adjusted for fat-free mass (FFM) was lower than that of sibling controls, and (2) the changes in fat mass (FM) over 3 years were associated with FFM-adjusted baseline REE...
  13. doi request reprint Ethnic and sex differences in the association between metabolic syndrome and suspected nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in a nationally representative sample of US adolescents
    Rose C Graham
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Medicine Hepatology Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:442-9. 2009
    ..Metabolic syndrome often coexists with NAFLD in adults. This study aimed to determine whether, in US adolescents, metabolic syndrome increases the odds of alanine aminotransferase (ALT)>40 U/L, a surrogate for NAFLD...
  14. doi request reprint Association between socioeconomic status indicators and obesity in adolescent students in Botswana, an African country in rapid nutrition transition
    B H Wrotniak
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatr Obes 7:e9-e13. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint Comment: the global epidemic of childhood obesity: is there a role for the paediatrician?
    N Stettler
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 4399, USA
    Obes Rev 5:1-3. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Growing up optimally in societies undergoing the nutritional transition, public health and research challenges
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:558-9. 2007
  17. doi request reprint Predictive value of weight-for-age to identify overweight children
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, North 1559, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3106-12. 2007
    ..The objective was to assess the predictive value of weight-for-age to identify overweight children and adolescents in the unusual research or public health situations where height is not available to calculate BMI...
  18. doi request reprint Observational study of bone accretion during successful weight loss in obese adolescents
    Nicolas Stettler
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:96-101. 2008
    ..To assess bone mineral content (BMC) among obese adolescents who lose weight during a critical period for bone accretion...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gestational weight gain and risk of overweight in the offspring at age 7 y in a multicenter, multiethnic cohort study
    Brian H Wrotniak
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1818-24. 2008
    ..The earliest determinants of obesity may operate during intrauterine life, and gestational weight gain may influence the intrauterine environment in a way that may affect the risk of overweight in the offspring...
  20. pmc Adolescent eating in the absence of hunger and relation to discretionary calorie allowance
    Tanja V E Kral
    Division of Biostatistics, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Psychiatry, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:1896-900. 2010
    ..The association between eating in the absence of hunger and weight and obesity risk status depended on adolescents' sex and could reflect emerging developmental differences, such as dieting or social desirability...
  21. doi request reprint Early growth patterns and long-term obesity risk
    Nicolas Stettler
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 13:294-9. 2010
    ..These data are important because the potential programming of obesity in early life provides hope for new prevention strategies targeting early growth for long-term benefits...
  22. pmc Energy density at a buffet-style lunch differs for adolescents born at high and low risk of obesity
    Tanja V E Kral
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, United States
    Eat Behav 10:209-14. 2009
    ..Familial risk for obesity, through either genetic or environmental pathways, may facilitate a more energy-dense diet...
  23. ncbi request reprint Child-feeding practices in children with down syndrome and their siblings
    Kristen L O'Neill
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, 19104, USA
    J Pediatr 146:234-8. 2005
    ..To compare parental feeding practices and evaluate their relationship to weight status among children with Down syndrome (DS) and their unaffected siblings...
  24. pmc Increased prevalence of abnormal glucose tolerance among obese siblings of children with type 2 diabetes
    Sheela N Magge
    Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr 154:562-566.e1. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that overweight siblings of children with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) have a higher prevalence of abnormal glucose tolerance (AGT) compared with other overweight children...
  25. ncbi request reprint Nature and strength of epidemiological evidence for origins of childhood and adulthood obesity in the first year of life
    N Stettler
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1035-43. 2007
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  26. ncbi request reprint Risk for active tuberculosis in inflammatory bowel disease patients
    Faten N Aberra
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:1070-5. 2007
    ..The primary aim of this study was to determine the incidence of active tuberculosis in an inflammatory bowel disease population compared with the general population before the availability of infliximab...
  27. pmc Leptin levels among prepubertal children with Down syndrome compared with their siblings
    Sheela N Magge
    Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr 152:321-6. 2008
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  28. ncbi request reprint Adolescent development and energy expenditure in females with cystic fibrosis
    Virginia A Stallings
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Nutr 24:737-45. 2005
    ..Relationships between sexual maturity, nutrition, resting energy expenditure (REE), and pulmonary status in females with CF and pancreatic insufficiency (PI) were evaluated...
  29. pmc The relationship between birth weight and feeding maturation in preterm infants
    Brian H Wrotniak
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acta Paediatr 98:286-90. 2009
    ..To report changes in ingestive behaviour from 35 to 40 weeks post-conceptual age and examine the association between birth weight and feeding maturation in preterm infants...
  30. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk factor (CVDRF) associated waist circumference patterns in obese-prone children
    Karen L Leibowitz
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:150-9. 2009
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  31. ncbi request reprint Early introduction of water and complementary feeding and nutritional status of children in northern Senegal
    Neil Gupta
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:1299-304. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if an association exists between the early introduction of water and complementary foods (CFs) and the nutritional status of children in northern Senegal...
  32. ncbi request reprint Elevated vitamin A intake and serum retinol in preadolescent children with cystic fibrosis
    Rose C Graham-Maar
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:174-82. 2006
    ..Long-standing vitamin A supplementation may increase the risk of vitamin A toxicity...
  33. doi request reprint A descriptive study of complications of gastrostomy tubes in children
    Elizabeth Goldberg
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    J Pediatr Nurs 25:72-80. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the number and types of complications experienced by children with gastrostomy tubes...
  34. ncbi request reprint Overweight as a risk factor in children: a focus on ethnicity
    Shawna D Nesbitt
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas 75390 8899, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:94-110. 2004
    ..This summary article reviews the data on cardiovascular risk factors and overweight in ethnic children and adolescents, and culminates in a practical algorithm for evaluating overweight children for cardiovascular risk...
  35. ncbi request reprint Dietary and lifestyle factors associated with blood pressure among U.S. adolescents
    Takehiro Sugiyama
    Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Adolesc Health 40:166-72. 2007
    ..To identify modifiable lifestyle factors associated with blood pressure among U.S. adolescents...
  36. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity modifies seasonal variations in birth weight and weight gain of infants
    Laurence van Hanswijck de Jonge
    Department of Psychology, Aras an Phiarsaigh, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    J Nutr 133:1415-8. 2003
    ..04). Birth weight and early infancy weight gain varied by season and were modified by ethnicity. The potential importance of seasonal variations in pre- and postnatal growth was evaluated in this study...
  37. ncbi request reprint Adult obesity and growth in childhood. Association of birth weight with adult weight is confounded by maternal body mass index
    Nicolas Stettler
    BMJ 324:674. 2002
  38. ncbi request reprint Physical activity patterns in children with and without Down syndrome
    Melicia C Whitt-Glover
    Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Pediatr Rehabil 9:158-64. 2006
    ..To describe physical activity (PA) patterns in children with Down syndrome (DS) compared to their unaffected siblings...
  39. ncbi request reprint Marked increase in the prevalence of obesity in children of the Seychelles, a rapidly developing country, between 1998 and 2004
    Pascal Bovet
    Ministry of Health and Social Services, Non Communicable Diseases Section, Victoria, Seychelles
    Int J Pediatr Obes 1:120-8. 2006
    ..Such data are important to guide public health policy. We assessed trends in the prevalence of overweight and obesity in children from the Seychelles, a middle-income island state in the Indian Ocean...
  40. ncbi request reprint Trends in the association of poverty with overweight among US adolescents, 1971-2004
    Richard A Miech
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 295:2385-93. 2006
    ..Whether socioeconomic disparities in adolescent overweight increased, decreased, or remained constant during this period is not known...
  41. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D status in children, adolescents, and young adults with Crohn disease
    Timothy A Sentongo
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:1077-81. 2002
    ..Crohn disease (CD) and vitamin D deficiency are associated with decreased bone mineralization...
  42. doi request reprint Population-based prevention of obesity: the need for comprehensive promotion of healthful eating, physical activity, and energy balance: a scientific statement from American Heart Association Council on Epidemiology and Prevention, Interdisciplinary Commi
    Shiriki K Kumanyika
    Circulation 118:428-64. 2008
    ..The evidence-based experience for population-wide approaches to obesity prevention is highlighted...
  43. doi request reprint Use of soy protein-based formulas in infant feeding
    Jatinder Bhatia
    Pediatrics 121:1062-8. 2008
    ..This report reviews the limited indications and contraindications of soy formulas. It will also review the potential harmful effects of soy protein-based formulas and the phytoestrogens contained in these formulas...
  44. ncbi request reprint Dietary recommendations for children and adolescents: a guide for practitioners: consensus statement from the American Heart Association
    Samuel S Gidding
    Circulation 112:2061-75. 2005
    ..This scientific statement summarizes current available information on cardiovascular nutrition in children and makes recommendations for both primordial and primary prevention of cardiovascular disease beginning at a young age...
  45. doi request reprint Lipid screening and cardiovascular health in childhood
    Stephen R Daniels
    Pediatrics 122:198-208. 2008
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