Geoff Dc Ball

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Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Using Intervention Mapping to develop the Parents as Agents of Change (PAC©) intervention for managing pediatric obesity
    Geoff D C Ball
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Room 4 515, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, 11405 87th Ave, Edmonton, AB, T6G 1C9, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 10:43. 2017
  2. pmc The CANadian Pediatric Weight management Registry (CANPWR): study protocol
    Katherine M Morrison
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster Children s Hospital, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:161. 2014
  3. pmc Characterizing severe obesity in children and youth referred for weight management
    Hebah A Salawi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T5K0L4, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:154. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of metabolically healthy obesity in children
    Rhiannon L Prince
    Corresponding author Geoff D C Ball
    Diabetes Care 37:1462-8. 2014
  5. pmc Should I stay or should I go? Understanding families' decisions regarding initiating, continuing, and terminating health services for managing pediatric obesity: the protocol for a multi-center, qualitative study
    Geoff D C Ball
    Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:486. 2012
  6. pmc Parents as agents of change (PAC) in pediatric weight management: the protocol for the PAC randomized clinical trial
    Geoff D C Ball
    8B, Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre, 11111 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T5K0L4
    BMC Pediatr 12:114. 2012
  7. pmc Referrals for pediatric weight management: the importance of proximity
    Kathryn A Ambler
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:302. 2010
  8. pmc An interdisciplinary, family-centered approach to treating pediatric obesity in an 11-year-old female: a case report
    Rachel A Keaschuk
    Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Stollery Children s Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Cases J 2:6677. 2009

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Publications8

  1. pmc Using Intervention Mapping to develop the Parents as Agents of Change (PAC©) intervention for managing pediatric obesity
    Geoff D C Ball
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Room 4 515, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, 11405 87th Ave, Edmonton, AB, T6G 1C9, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 10:43. 2017
    ..The aim of this paper is to describe the development, implementation, and planned evaluation of a parent-based weight management intervention designed for parents of 8-12 year olds with obesity...
  2. pmc The CANadian Pediatric Weight management Registry (CANPWR): study protocol
    Katherine M Morrison
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster Children s Hospital, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:161. 2014
    ..Characterize the individual-, family-, and program-level determinants of change in anthropometric and obesity-related co-morbidities; 3. Examine the individual-, family-, and program-level determinants of program attrition...
  3. pmc Characterizing severe obesity in children and youth referred for weight management
    Hebah A Salawi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T5K0L4, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:154. 2014
    ..The objective of our study was to examine differences in demographic, anthropometric, cardiometabolic, and lifestyle variables in children and youth with SO versus their less overweight/obese (OW/OB) peers...
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of metabolically healthy obesity in children
    Rhiannon L Prince
    Corresponding author Geoff D C Ball
    Diabetes Care 37:1462-8. 2014
    ..To determine the prevalence of metabolically healthy obesity (MHO) in children and examine the demographic, adiposity, and lifestyle predictors of MHO status...
  5. pmc Should I stay or should I go? Understanding families' decisions regarding initiating, continuing, and terminating health services for managing pediatric obesity: the protocol for a multi-center, qualitative study
    Geoff D C Ball
    Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:486. 2012
    ..This research aims to understand the interplay between individual, family, environmental, and systemic factors that influence families' decisions regarding the management of pediatric obesity...
  6. pmc Parents as agents of change (PAC) in pediatric weight management: the protocol for the PAC randomized clinical trial
    Geoff D C Ball
    8B, Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre, 11111 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T5K0L4
    BMC Pediatr 12:114. 2012
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  7. pmc Referrals for pediatric weight management: the importance of proximity
    Kathryn A Ambler
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:302. 2010
    ..Our objectives were to describe the characteristics of clients referred to a pediatric weight management centre and explore potential differences according to proximity...
  8. pmc An interdisciplinary, family-centered approach to treating pediatric obesity in an 11-year-old female: a case report
    Rachel A Keaschuk
    Pediatric Centre for Weight and Health, Stollery Children s Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Cases J 2:6677. 2009
    ..The importance of utilizing multiple health indicators to assess weight management 'success' is discussed...