George Moschonis

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Affiliation: Harokopio University
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi Macronutrient intake, physical activity, serum lipids and increased body weight in primary schoolchildren in Istanbul
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Int 47:159-66. 2005
  2. pmc Associations of Milk Consumption and Vitamin B₂ and Β12 Derived from Milk with Fitness, Anthropometric and Biochemical Indices in Children. The Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, Kallithea, 17671 Athens, Greece
    Nutrients 8:. 2016
  3. pmc The MAP2K5-linked SNP rs2241423 is associated with BMI and obesity in two cohorts of Swedish and Greek children
    Mathias Rask-Andersen
    Department of Neuroscience, Functional Pharmacology, Uppsala University, BMC, Uppsala SE 75124, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 13:36. 2012
  4. doi Possible site-specific effect of an intervention combining nutrition and lifestyle counselling with consumption of fortified dairy products on bone mass: the Postmenopausal Health Study II
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, Kallithea, 176 71 Athens, Greece
    J Bone Miner Metab 29:501-6. 2011
  5. doi The effects of a 30-month dietary intervention on bone mineral density: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Br J Nutr 104:100-7. 2010
  6. doi Changes in parameters of bone metabolism in postmenopausal women following a 12-month intervention period using dairy products enriched with calcium, vitamin D, and phylloquinone (vitamin K(1)) or menaquinone-7 (vitamin K (2)): the Postmenopausal Health S
    Spyridon Kanellakis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Calcif Tissue Int 90:251-62. 2012
  7. doi Calcium and vitamin D supplementation through fortified dairy products counterbalances seasonal variations of bone metabolism indices: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    Roxane Tenta
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr 50:341-9. 2011
  8. doi Childhood Obesity Risk Evaluation based on perinatal factors and family sociodemographic characteristics: CORE index
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Pediatr 172:551-5. 2013
  9. doi Changes in body composition following a dietary and lifestyle intervention trial: the postmenopausal health study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 62:58-65. 2009
  10. doi Development and validation of two equations estimating body composition for overweight and obese postmenopausal women
    Spyridon Kanellakis
    Department of Dietetics and Nutritional Science, Harokopio University, 17671, Kallithea, El Venizelou 70, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 65:64-8. 2010

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  1. ncbi Macronutrient intake, physical activity, serum lipids and increased body weight in primary schoolchildren in Istanbul
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Int 47:159-66. 2005
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  2. pmc Associations of Milk Consumption and Vitamin B₂ and Β12 Derived from Milk with Fitness, Anthropometric and Biochemical Indices in Children. The Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, Kallithea, 17671 Athens, Greece
    Nutrients 8:. 2016
    ..However, further research is needed to confirm this potential interpretation...
  3. pmc The MAP2K5-linked SNP rs2241423 is associated with BMI and obesity in two cohorts of Swedish and Greek children
    Mathias Rask-Andersen
    Department of Neuroscience, Functional Pharmacology, Uppsala University, BMC, Uppsala SE 75124, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 13:36. 2012
    ..In this study, we examined the association of this variant in two cohorts of children from Sweden and Greece...
  4. doi Possible site-specific effect of an intervention combining nutrition and lifestyle counselling with consumption of fortified dairy products on bone mass: the Postmenopausal Health Study II
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, Kallithea, 176 71 Athens, Greece
    J Bone Miner Metab 29:501-6. 2011
    ..No significant differences were observed among groups in any of the QUS parameters...
  5. doi The effects of a 30-month dietary intervention on bone mineral density: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Br J Nutr 104:100-7. 2010
    ....
  6. doi Changes in parameters of bone metabolism in postmenopausal women following a 12-month intervention period using dairy products enriched with calcium, vitamin D, and phylloquinone (vitamin K(1)) or menaquinone-7 (vitamin K (2)): the Postmenopausal Health S
    Spyridon Kanellakis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Calcif Tissue Int 90:251-62. 2012
    ....
  7. doi Calcium and vitamin D supplementation through fortified dairy products counterbalances seasonal variations of bone metabolism indices: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    Roxane Tenta
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr 50:341-9. 2011
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a dietary intervention combined with fortified dairy products on bone metabolism and bone mass indices in postmenopausal women...
  8. doi Childhood Obesity Risk Evaluation based on perinatal factors and family sociodemographic characteristics: CORE index
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Pediatr 172:551-5. 2013
    ..Cutoff point analysis revealed that a score ≤ 5 units best discriminated obese from non-obese children. On the basis of this cutoff point, the sensitivity of the CORE index was 54 % and the corresponding specificity 65 %...
  9. doi Changes in body composition following a dietary and lifestyle intervention trial: the postmenopausal health study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 62:58-65. 2009
    ....
  10. doi Development and validation of two equations estimating body composition for overweight and obese postmenopausal women
    Spyridon Kanellakis
    Department of Dietetics and Nutritional Science, Harokopio University, 17671, Kallithea, El Venizelou 70, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 65:64-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and validate two equations that best predict body composition of overweight and obese postmenopausal women...
  11. doi Development of a diet-lifestyle quality index for young children and its relation to obesity: the Preschoolers Diet-Lifestyle Index
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 17671 Kallithea, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 13:2000-9. 2010
    ..To develop an index that assesses the degree of adherence to existing diet-lifestyle recommendations for preschoolers (Preschoolers Diet-Lifestyle Index (PDL-Index)) and to investigate its association with obesity...
  12. doi Increased physical activity combined with more eating occasions is beneficial against dyslipidemias in children. The Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 17671, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr 52:1135-44. 2013
    ..To identify lifestyle patterns associated with blood lipid levels in children...
  13. doi Development and validation of a simple model based on anthropometry: estimating fat mass for white postmenopausal women
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Menopause 19:467-70. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and validate a simple anthropometric model that estimates the fat mass of white postmenopausal women and compare it to other models available in the literature...
  14. doi Accuracy and correlates of visual and verbal instruments assessing maternal perceptions of children's weight status: the Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 14:1979-87. 2011
    ..To examine the accuracy of maternal ability to classify their children's weight status correctly using a verbal and a visual classification instrument and to detect significant correlates of maternal misperceptions...
  15. doi Nutrient intakes of toddlers and preschoolers in Greece: the GENESIS study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition andDietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:357-61. 2008
    ..The estimated prevalence of inadequacy was found to be between 10% and 25% for niacin, vitamin E, and folate. Usual intakes exceeding the Tolerable Upper Intake Levels were recorded for zinc and copper...
  16. pmc Association of iron depletion with menstruation and dietary intake indices in pubertal girls: the healthy growth study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, Kallithea, 17671 Athens, Greece
    Biomed Res Int 2013:423263. 2013
    ..Menses was the only factor that was found to significantly increase the likelihood of ID in these girls. More future research is probably needed in order to better understand the role of diet and menses in iron depletion...
  17. ncbi Nutrition education in postmenopausal women: changes in dietary and cardiovascular indices
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Maturitas 55:338-47. 2006
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  18. doi Association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and body composition in postmenopausal women: the postmenopausal Health Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Menopause 16:701-7. 2009
    ..The present study examined the association between body composition measurements, using dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry and anthropometry, with serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in nonosteoporotic, postmenopausal women...
  19. pmc Prevalence of obesity in preschool Greek children, in relation to parental characteristics and region of residence
    Yiannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70 El, Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    BMC Public Health 7:178. 2007
    ..The aim of this retrospective cohort study was to record the prevalence of overweight and obesity in relation to parental education level, parental body mass index and region of residence, in preschool children in Greece...
  20. doi Determinants of childhood obesity and association with maternal perceptions of their children's weight status: the "GENESIS" study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:1527-31. 2010
    ..Maternal underestimation of children's weight status was more likely for children with rapid weight gain in infancy...
  21. ncbi Changes in biochemical indexes of bone metabolism and bone mineral density after a 12-mo dietary intervention program: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:781-9. 2007
    ..In southern Europe, calcium supplementation alone is a common practice for osteoporosis prevention...
  22. doi Large proportions of overweight and obese children, as well as their parents, underestimate children's weight status across Europe. The ENERGY (EuropeaN Energy balance Research to prevent excessive weight Gain among Youth) project
    Yannis Manios
    1Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 18:2183-90. 2015
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  23. doi Estimation of abdominal fat mass: validity of abdominal bioelectrical impedance analysis and a new model based on anthropometry compared with dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry
    Yannis Manios
    From the 1Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece and 2Laboratory of Body Composition, Department of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Technological Educational Institute of Crete, 72 300, Sitia, Greece
    Menopause 20:1280-3. 2013
    ..An additional aim was to validate an abdominal bioelectrical impedance analyzer (ViScan) for estimating waist circumference (WC) and AFM% in this group...
  24. pmc Cardiovascular disease risk factors among children of different socioeconomic status in Istanbul, Turkey: directions for public health and nutrition policy
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, E Venizelou Ave, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Lipids Health Dis 3:11. 2004
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  25. pmc Food group and micronutrient intake adequacy among children, adults and elderly women in Greece
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, Kallithea 17671, Athens, Greece
    Nutrients 7:1841-58. 2015
    ....
  26. doi Social, economic and demographic correlates of overweight and obesity in primary-school children: preliminary data from the Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 13:1693-700. 2010
    ..To record the prevalence of overweight and obesity in urban primary-school children in relation to several socio-economic and demographic factors...
  27. ncbi Skeletal site-dependent response of bone mineral density and quantitative ultrasound parameters following a 12-month dietary intervention using dairy products fortified with calcium and vitamin D: the Postmenopausal Health Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 176 71 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Br J Nutr 96:1140-8. 2006
    ..No such favourable changes were observed via supplementation of calcium alone...
  28. ncbi Postprandial glucose and insulin levels in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients after consumption of ready-to-eat mixed meals
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Avenue, 17671, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr . 2016
    ..To compare the effects of three ready-to-eat mixed meals, with a high fiber content and low glycemic index, on postprandial glycemic and insulinemic response in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  29. ncbi Perinatal, sociodemographic and lifestyle correlates of increased total and visceral fat mass levels in schoolchildren in Greece: the Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    1Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Health Science and Education, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr . 2016
    ..To identify possibly independent associations of perinatal, sociodemographic and lifestyle factors with childhood total and visceral body fat...
  30. doi Identification of lifestyle patterns associated with obesity and fat mass in children: the Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    1 Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 17:614-24. 2014
    ..To investigate possible associations of lifestyle patterns with obesity and fat mass in children...
  31. doi Association of total body and visceral fat mass with iron deficiency in preadolescents: the Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athenes, Greece
    Br J Nutr 108:710-9. 2012
    ..In conclusion, percentage body fat and visceral fat mass were positively associated with ID in both sexes of preadolescents. These associations might be attributed to the chronic inflammation induced by excess adiposity...
  32. doi Cutoff points of waist circumference and trunk and visceral fat for identifying children with elevated inflammation markers and adipokines: The Healthy Growth Study
    Kalliopi Karatzi
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Nutrition 32:1063-7. 2016
    ..The aim of the present study was to establish cutoff points for waist circumference trunk and visceral fat, thus identifying increased likelihood of elevated inflammatory markers and adipokines in children...
  33. doi Dietary patterns and breakfast consumption in relation to insulin resistance in children. The Healthy Growth Study
    Kalliopi Karatzi
    1Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 17:2790-7. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the possible relationship of certain dietary patterns and breakfast consumption habits with insulin resistance in children...
  34. doi Female sex, small size at birth and low family income increase the likelihood of insulin resistance in late childhood: the Healthy Growth Study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Diabetes 15:41-50. 2014
    ..To identify among a wide range of perinatal indices, as well as certain family sociodemographic and parental characteristics, those independently associated with insulin resistance (IR) in late childhood...
  35. ncbi Behavioral and physiological indices related to BMI in a cohort of primary schoolchildren in Greece
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Am J Hum Biol 16:639-47. 2004
    ..Among the behavioral parameters known to affect BMI, those found to exert a significant effect were organized physical activities, cardiorespiratory fitness, and TV watching, but not energy or fat intake...
  36. doi Conceptual framework of a simplified multi-dimensional model presenting the environmental and personal determinants of cardiometabolic risk behaviors in childhood
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70, El Venizelou ave 17671, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 13:673-92. 2015
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  37. ncbi Reduced-fat Gouda-type cheese enriched with vitamin D3 effectively prevents vitamin D deficiency during winter months in postmenopausal women in Greece
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Health Science and Education, Harokopio University, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, Kallithea, 17671, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr . 2016
    ..Health-related quality of life (HRQL) indices were examined as secondary outcomes...
  38. doi Family sociodemographic characteristics as correlates of children's breakfast habits and weight status in eight European countries. The ENERGY (EuropeaN Energy balance Research to prevent excessive weight Gain among Youth) project
    Yannis Manios
    1Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 18:774-83. 2015
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the associations of family sociodemographic characteristics with children's weight status and whether these potential associations are mediated by children's breakfast habits...
  39. doi Additional benefit in CVD risk indices derived from the consumption of fortified milk when combined with a lifestyle intervention
    Maria Petrogianni
    1 Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70 Elefteriou Venizelou Street, 17671 Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 17:440-9. 2014
    ..The current study aimed to evaluate the effect of fortified milk combined with a lifestyle and counselling programme on several CVD risk factors after a 3-month dietary intervention...
  40. ncbi Vitamin B2, vitamin B12 and total homocysteine status in children and their associations with dietary intake of B-vitamins from different food groups: the Healthy Growth Study
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 17671, Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr . 2015
    ..To examine the associations between the dietary intakes of certain B-vitamins from different food sources with the relevant plasma status indices in children...
  41. doi Late-night overeating is associated with smaller breakfast, breakfast skipping, and obesity in children: The Healthy Growth Study
    Kalliopi Karatzi
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
    Nutrition 33:141-144. 2017
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate for the first time the possible association of late-night overeating with breakfast habits and obesity in a large sample of Greek children ages 9 to 13 y...
  42. doi Association of distorted eating behaviors with cardiometabolic risk indices in preadolescents. The Healthy Growth Study
    George Moschonis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Appetite 91:35-40. 2015
    ..This is more pronounced in preadolescent boys for whom hormonal changes due to the transition to adolescence have not yet been established compared to girls. Still further research is needed to shed more light on these associations. ..
  43. pmc Micronutrient intakes among children and adults in Greece: the role of age, sex and socio-economic status
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, Kallithea, 17671 Athens, Greece
    Nutrients 6:4073-92. 2014
    ..These findings could provide guidance to public health policy makers in terms of updating current dietary guidelines and fortifying foods to meet the needs of all population subgroups. ..
  44. ncbi Utility and applicability of the "Childhood Obesity Risk Evaluation" (CORE)-index in predicting obesity in childhood and adolescence in Greece from early life: the "National Action Plan for Public Health"
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, El Venizelou Ave, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Pediatr 175:1989-1996. 2016
    ..I. 1.24-1.36) increased likelihood for obesity in childhood or adolescence, while the optimal cut-off value of the CORE-index score that predicted obesity with the highest possible sensitivity and specificity was found to be 3.5...
  45. pmc Parental educational level and cardiovascular disease risk factors in schoolchildren in large urban areas of Turkey: directions for public health policy
    Bike Kocaoglu
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University of Athens, 70, E, Venizelou Ave, 17671 Kallithea, Athens, Greece
    BMC Public Health 5:13. 2005
    ..e. dietary habits, physical activity status) factors related to CVD risk and its relationships to paternal (PEL) and maternal educational level (MEL) among primary schoolchildren in Turkey...