J A Skelton

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A pediatric weight management program for high-risk populations: a preliminary analysis
    Joseph A Skelton
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1698-701. 2008
  2. pmc Attrition in paediatric weight management: a review of the literature and new directions
    J A Skelton
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Obes Rev 12:e273-81. 2011
  3. pmc Prevalence and trends of severe obesity among US children and adolescents
    Joseph A Skelton
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:322-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Motivational interviewing in a family-based pediatric obesity program: a case study
    Megan Irby
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Brenner Families in Training Program, Brenner Children s Hospital, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Fam Syst Health 28:236-46. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Stacee M Lerret
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 31:115-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Where are family theories in family-based obesity treatment?: conceptualizing the study of families in pediatric weight management
    J A Skelton
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27 157, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:891-900. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Body mass index in children with newly diagnosed inflammatory bowel disease: observations from two multicenter North American inception cohorts
    Subra Kugathasan
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Pediatr 151:523-7. 2007
  8. pmc Obesity and its therapy: from genes to community action
    Joseph A Skelton
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, PO Box 26509, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 53:777-94. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Nutrient deficiencies in tube-fed children
    Joseph A Skelton
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 45:37-41. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Bariatric surgery for severely overweight adolescents: concerns and recommendations
    Thomas H Inge
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 114:217-23. 2004

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint A pediatric weight management program for high-risk populations: a preliminary analysis
    Joseph A Skelton
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1698-701. 2008
    ..To determine whether a multidisciplinary pediatric weight management program effectively improves BMI, BMI z-score, and cardiovascular risk factors (CVRFs) in high-risk populations...
  2. pmc Attrition in paediatric weight management: a review of the literature and new directions
    J A Skelton
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Obes Rev 12:e273-81. 2011
    ..This review highlights identified contributors to attrition from paediatric weight management and provides a framework to study this problem, based on models of adherence to paediatric medical regimens...
  3. pmc Prevalence and trends of severe obesity among US children and adolescents
    Joseph A Skelton
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:322-9. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Motivational interviewing in a family-based pediatric obesity program: a case study
    Megan Irby
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Brenner Families in Training Program, Brenner Children s Hospital, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Fam Syst Health 28:236-46. 2010
    ..Further work is needed in the application of MI to diverse care teams to determine frequency of training required for effective use of MI in obesity treatment, its limitations, and its feasibility in community-based programs...
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Stacee M Lerret
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 31:115-9. 2008
    ..The diagnostic workup and treatment for NAFLD and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis remains controversial. This review discusses current concepts regarding the natural history, pathophysiology, and management of pediatric patients with NAFLD...
  6. doi request reprint Where are family theories in family-based obesity treatment?: conceptualizing the study of families in pediatric weight management
    J A Skelton
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27 157, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:891-900. 2012
    ..The field of family studies provides an innovative approach to the difficult problem of pediatric obesity, building on the long-established approach of family-based treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Body mass index in children with newly diagnosed inflammatory bowel disease: observations from two multicenter North American inception cohorts
    Subra Kugathasan
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Pediatr 151:523-7. 2007
    ..To conduct a systematic review of children with newly diagnosed inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) from 2 prospective inception cohorts to examine body mass index (BMI) status at presentation...
  8. pmc Obesity and its therapy: from genes to community action
    Joseph A Skelton
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, PO Box 26509, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 53:777-94. 2006
    ..Many of these behaviors are being evaluated in animal models and hold great promise for targeted interventions in the future...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nutrient deficiencies in tube-fed children
    Joseph A Skelton
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 45:37-41. 2006
    ..05) for those without selenium deficiency. There was a negative correlation between the percentage of RDA of calories and height for age, weight for age, and weight for height (p < 0.05)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bariatric surgery for severely overweight adolescents: concerns and recommendations
    Thomas H Inge
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 114:217-23. 2004
    ..Surgery should be performed in institutions that are equipped to meet the tertiary care needs of severely obese patients and to collect long-term data on the clinical outcomes of these patients...