Jeffrey A Katula

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes study: 2-year outcomes of a randomized controlled trial
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S324-32. 2013
  2. pmc Translating diabetes prevention programs: implications for dissemination and policy
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, PO Box 7868, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    N C Med J 72:405-8. 2011
  3. pmc Evaluation of the late life disability instrument in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) study
    Fang Chi Hsu
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:115. 2010
  4. pmc Perceived difficulty, importance, and satisfaction with physical function in COPD patients
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, PO Box 7868 Reynolda Station, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:18. 2004
  5. pmc One-year results of a community-based translation of the Diabetes Prevention Program: Healthy-Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes (HELP PD) Project
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1451-7. 2011
  6. pmc Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes (HELP PD): design and methods
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, PO Box 7868, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:71-81. 2010
  7. pmc Enhancing quality of life in older adults: a comparison of muscular strength and power training
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:45. 2008
  8. ncbi Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders pilot study: recruitment and baseline characteristics
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:674-83. 2007
  9. ncbi Strength training in older adults: an empowering intervention
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:106-11. 2006
  10. ncbi Physical activity in prefrail older adults: confidence and satisfaction related to physical function
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P19-26. 2008

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc The Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes study: 2-year outcomes of a randomized controlled trial
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S324-32. 2013
    ..Although these studies have demonstrated short-term effects, no study to date has examined the impact of a translated DPP intervention on blood glucose and adiposity beyond 12 months of follow-up...
  2. pmc Translating diabetes prevention programs: implications for dissemination and policy
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, PO Box 7868, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    N C Med J 72:405-8. 2011
    ..This commentary discusses one community-based DPP translational study, Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes, in detail, as well as the implications of DPP translational studies for public policy...
  3. pmc Evaluation of the late life disability instrument in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) study
    Fang Chi Hsu
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:115. 2010
    ..In this paper we examine the measurement properties of the LLDI using data from the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) study...
  4. pmc Perceived difficulty, importance, and satisfaction with physical function in COPD patients
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, PO Box 7868 Reynolda Station, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:18. 2004
    ..The sample consisted of older adults suffering from a progressively debilitating disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  5. pmc One-year results of a community-based translation of the Diabetes Prevention Program: Healthy-Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes (HELP PD) Project
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1451-7. 2011
    ..The objective of this study is to report the first-year results of a community-based translation of the DPP lifestyle weight loss (LWL) intervention on fasting glucose, insulin resistance, and adiposity...
  6. pmc Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes (HELP PD): design and methods
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, PO Box 7868, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:71-81. 2010
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  7. pmc Enhancing quality of life in older adults: a comparison of muscular strength and power training
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:45. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare changes in multiple measures of quality of life resulting from ST vs. PT in older adults. A no exercise group was also included as control comparison condition...
  8. ncbi Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders pilot study: recruitment and baseline characteristics
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:674-83. 2007
    ..To describe several recruitment parameters derived from the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders pilot (LIFE-P) study for use in a full-scale trial of mobility disability prevention...
  9. ncbi Strength training in older adults: an empowering intervention
    Jeffrey A Katula
    Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:106-11. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the benefits of adding a psychological empowerment intervention (PEI) to traditional strength training (TST) on social cognitive variables in community-dwelling older adults...
  10. ncbi Physical activity in prefrail older adults: confidence and satisfaction related to physical function
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P19-26. 2008
    ..This is an important finding in light of the importance of these process variables in behavior change and quality of life...
  11. pmc Cost of a group translation of the Diabetes Prevention Program: Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes
    Michael S Lawlor
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S381-9. 2013
    ..Although numerous studies have translated the Diabetes Prevention Program lifestyle intervention into various settings, no study to date has reported a formal cost analysis...
  12. pmc A lifestyle activity intervention in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Michael J Berry
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, PO Box 7868, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Respir Med 104:829-39. 2010
    ..Our purpose was to compare the effectiveness of a traditional exercise therapy (TET) program with a behavioral lifestyle activity program (LAP) in promoting physical activity...
  13. ncbi Should physical activity programs be tailored when older adults have compromised function?
    Anthony P Marsh
    Dept of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 17:294-306. 2009
    ..2 +/- 0.7). These preliminary data underscore the potential importance of tailoring interventions for older adults based on baseline levels of physical function...
  14. pmc Predictors of adherence to physical activity in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders pilot study (LIFE-P)
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 2:485-94. 2007
    ..A prospective design was used to examine predictors of adherence to a physical activity intervention in older adults with compromised function...
  15. pmc Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes: recruitment and baseline characteristics
    Caroline S Blackwell
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Division of Public Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:40-9. 2011
    ..These differences, reflecting in part the community in which HELP PD was conducted, may have implications for retention and adherence in the lifestyle intervention group...
  16. pmc Designing clinical trials for assessing the effects of cognitive training and physical activity interventions on cognitive outcomes: the Seniors Health and Activity Research Program Pilot (SHARP-P) study, a randomized controlled trial
    Claudine Legault
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Biostatistical Sciences Wachovia 21st floor, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    BMC Geriatr 11:27. 2011
    ..Before definitive trials are mounted, important design questions on participation/adherence, training and interventions effects must be answered to more fully inform a full-scale trial...
  17. doi The current state of personal training: managers' perspectives
    Deana I Melton
    Human Performance and Leisure Studies Department, North Carolina A and T State University, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:3173-9. 2010
    ..The results suggest that undergraduate exercise science programs devote additional time toward the development of the affective qualities of future fitness trainers. Managers also recommended licensure for employees...
  18. pmc Performance of a computer-based assessment of cognitive function measures in two cohorts of seniors
    Mark A Espeland
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 28:1239-50. 2013
    ..Computer-administered assessment of cognitive function is being increasingly incorporated in clinical trials; however, its performance in these settings has not been systematically evaluated...
  19. ncbi Older adults' desire for physical competence
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:100-5. 2006
    ..To develop and provide initial psychometric support for a 16-item measure that assesses a new construct termed desire for physical competence (DPC)...
  20. ncbi Effect of treadmill and overground walking on function and attitudes in older adults
    Anthony P Marsh
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7868, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1157-64. 2006
    ..e., RPE of 13); and 2) the effects on physical function (short physical performance battery (SPPB), lateral mobility, 400-m walk) and participants' attitude towards training and level of enjoyment...
  21. ncbi Challenges and innovations in enhancing adherence
    Shannon L Mihalko
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, PO Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Control Clin Trials 25:447-57. 2004
    ..Moreover, an interdisciplinary agenda is necessary to set the stage for bringing together researchers from various disciplines and backgrounds with both participants and community representatives...
  22. doi The current state of personal training: an industry perspective of personal trainers in a small Southeast community
    Deana I Melton
    Human Performance and Leisure Studies Department, North Carolina A and T State University, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 22:883-9. 2008
    ..These results are discussed regarding the implications concerning college programs, certification organizations, increasing public awareness of expectations of qualified trainers, and a move towards state licensure...
  23. pmc Using network science to evaluate exercise-associated brain changes in older adults
    Jonathan H Burdette
    Department of Radiology, Laboratory for Complex Brain Networks, Wake Forest University Health Sciences Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Front Aging Neurosci 2:23. 2010
    ..We show a link between neurological network features and CBF, and it is possible that this alteration of functional brain networks may lead to the known improvement in cognitive function among older adults following exercise...
  24. ncbi A pilot study to assess the influence of tai chi chuan on functional capacity among breast cancer survivors
    Karen M Mustian
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, James P Wilmot Cancer Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, Behavioral Medicine Unit, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Support Oncol 4:139-45. 2006
    ....
  25. ncbi Exercise, self-efficacy, and mobility performance in overweight and obese older adults with knee osteoarthritis
    Brian C Focht
    Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 53:659-65. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi Tai Chi Chuan, health-related quality of life and self-esteem: a randomized trial with breast cancer survivors
    Karen M Mustian
    Behavioral Medicine Unit, Department of Radiation Oncology, James P Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 704, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Support Care Cancer 12:871-6. 2004
    ..We sought to compare the efficacy of Tai Chi Chuan (TCC) and psychosocial support (PST) for improving HRQL and self-esteem among breast cancer survivors...
  27. pmc Health-related quality of life in older adults at risk for disability
    Erik J Groessl
    Health Services Research and Development Unit, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California 92161, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:214-8. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to describe and examine correlates of health-related quality of life in this population subgroup using baseline data from a larger intervention study...