K P Truesdale

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Differences in cardiovascular disease risk factors by weight history: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:2063-8. 2011
  2. pmc Effect of 3-year weight history on blood pressure: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1112-9. 2008
  3. pmc Nine-year changes in cardiovascular disease risk factors with weight maintenance in the atherosclerosis risk in communities cohort
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:890-900. 2007
  4. pmc Changes in risk factors for cardiovascular disease by baseline weight status in young adults who maintain or gain weight over 15 years: the CARDIA study
    K P Truesdale
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1397-407. 2006
  5. pmc The effect of weight history on glucose and lipids: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:1133-43. 2005
  6. pmc Do the obese know they are obese?
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    N C Med J 69:188-94. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The definition of weight maintenance
    J Stevens
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:391-9. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Selection of measures in epidemiologic studies of the consequences of obesity
    J Stevens
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:S60-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Prevention of excess gain
    J Stevens
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:1207-10. 2009
  10. pmc Impact of overweight and obesity on hospitalization: race and gender differences
    E Han
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:249-56. 2009

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Publications15

  1. pmc Differences in cardiovascular disease risk factors by weight history: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:2063-8. 2011
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  2. pmc Effect of 3-year weight history on blood pressure: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1112-9. 2008
    ..Effects of 3-year weight change history appear to be stronger and more consistent in men than in women, and generally similar regardless of current weight status...
  3. pmc Nine-year changes in cardiovascular disease risk factors with weight maintenance in the atherosclerosis risk in communities cohort
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:890-900. 2007
    ..These patterns were similar across weight status groups regardless of medication usage...
  4. pmc Changes in risk factors for cardiovascular disease by baseline weight status in young adults who maintain or gain weight over 15 years: the CARDIA study
    K P Truesdale
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1397-407. 2006
    ..To examine whether changes in cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors differ by baseline weight status among young adults who maintained or gained weight...
  5. pmc The effect of weight history on glucose and lipids: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:1133-43. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that, in addition to current weight, weight history may impact glucose and lipid levels...
  6. pmc Do the obese know they are obese?
    Kimberly P Truesdale
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    N C Med J 69:188-94. 2008
    ..To determine whether adults accurately perceived their weight status category and could report how much they would need to weigh in order to be classified as underweight, normal weight, overweight, or obese...
  7. ncbi request reprint The definition of weight maintenance
    J Stevens
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:391-9. 2006
    ..Taking all these factors into consideration, the authors recommend that long-term weight maintenance in adults be defined as a weight change of <3% of body weight...
  8. doi request reprint Selection of measures in epidemiologic studies of the consequences of obesity
    J Stevens
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:S60-6. 2008
    ..Finally, public health messages to the public must be simple to be effective. Therefore, investigators may need to consider the ease of translation of results to the public when choosing a measure...
  9. doi request reprint Prevention of excess gain
    J Stevens
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:1207-10. 2009
    ..Prevention of excess gain communicates an easily understood public health message that is applicable to all individuals regardless of weight status...
  10. pmc Impact of overweight and obesity on hospitalization: race and gender differences
    E Han
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:249-56. 2009
    ..To examine associations between weight status and number of all-cause and cause-specific hospitalizations overall, and by race and gender...
  11. pmc Pounds Off Digitally study: a randomized podcasting weight-loss intervention
    Gabrielle M Turner-McGrievy
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7461, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:263-9. 2009
    ..As obesity rates rise, new weight-loss methods are needed. Little is known about the use of podcasting (audio files for a portable music player or computer) to promote weight loss, despite its growing popularity...
  12. pmc Impact of body mass index on incident hypertension and diabetes in Chinese Asians, American Whites, and American Blacks: the People's Republic of China Study and the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    June Stevens
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1365-74. 2008
    ..05) but similar between Chinese Asians and American Blacks. Given the ethnic differences in associations, the results support advocacy of public health and medical actions toward obesity prevention and treatment in China...
  13. ncbi request reprint Commentary: obesity claims and controversies
    June Stevens
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:77-8; discussion 81-2. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and consequences of obesity
    June Stevens
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27514, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:438-42. 2003
  15. pmc Obesity and vital exhaustion: analysis of the Atherosclerosis Risk in the Communities study
    Maria J Bryant
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1545-51. 2008
    ..Assessment of VE and BMI over time would help to elucidate uncertainties between the temporal nature of the relationship between them...

Research Grants1

  1. Benefits of Weight Maintenance on Metabolic Risk Factors
    KIMBERLY TRUESDALE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The study proposed here will help to fill this gap and contribute useful insights into controlling the impact of obesity on health. ..