DENNIS VILLAREAL

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Long-term maintenance of weight loss after lifestyle intervention in frail, obese older adults
    D L Waters
    Section of Geriatrics, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:3-7. 2013
  2. pmc Effect of weight loss on the rate of muscle protein synthesis during fasted and fed conditions in obese older adults
    Dennis T Villareal
    Center for Human Nutrition, Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1780-6. 2012
  3. pmc Weight loss, exercise, or both and physical function in obese older adults
    Dennis T Villareal
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:1218-29. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Long-term maintenance of weight loss after lifestyle intervention in frail, obese older adults
    D L Waters
    Section of Geriatrics, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:3-7. 2013
    ..To determine if long-term weight loss with associated improvement in physical and metabolic health can be maintained after lifestyle intervention in frail, obese older adults...
  2. pmc Effect of weight loss on the rate of muscle protein synthesis during fasted and fed conditions in obese older adults
    Dennis T Villareal
    Center for Human Nutrition, Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1780-6. 2012
    ..Thus, the loss of muscle mass must be mediated predominately by adverse effects of dietary calorie restriction on muscle proteolysis...
  3. pmc Weight loss, exercise, or both and physical function in obese older adults
    Dennis T Villareal
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:1218-29. 2011
    ..Obesity exacerbates the age-related decline in physical function and causes frailty in older adults; however, the appropriate treatment for obese older adults is controversial...

Research Grants12

  1. EXERCISE INTERVENTIONS DURING VOLUNTARY WEIGHT LOSS IN OBESE OLDER ADULTS
    DENNIS VILLAREAL; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  2. EXERCISE INTERVENTIONS DURING VOLUNTARY WEIGHT LOSS IN OBESE OLDER ADULTS
    Dennis T Villareal; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  3. DHEA+EXERCISE-EFFECT ON SARCOPENIA & OSTEOPENIA OF AGING
    DENNIS VILLAREAL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This research and the proposed career development plan shall provide Dr. Villareal the opportunity to develop his capabilities in conducting patient-oriented research and independence as an investigator. ..
  4. Weight Loss and Exercise in Frail Obese Elderly Subjects
    Dennis T Villareal; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The data generated from this proposed randomized controlled trial will ultimately establish appropriate treatment guidelines for the increasing number of frail obese elderly men and women. ..