Affiliation: University of Cincinnati
- Training health professionals: a multidisciplinary team approach in a university-based weight-loss programB J Brehm
Department of Health Sciences, College of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0394, USA
J Allied Health 28:226-9. 1999..Exercise, stress management, parenting skills, and psychological techniques were perceived as important skills to develop for professional careers...
- Benefits of high-protein weight loss diets: enough evidence for practice?Bonnie J Brehm
College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45221 0038, USA
Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 15:416-21. 2008....
- An interdisciplinary approach to introducing professionalismBonnie Brehm
College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, PO Box 210038, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0038, USA
Am J Pharm Educ 70:81. 2006..To provide interdisciplinary structured activities in academic and clinical settings for introducing the concept of professionalism to health professions students...
- One-year comparison of a high-monounsaturated fat diet with a high-carbohydrate diet in type 2 diabetesBonnie J Brehm
College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Diabetes Care 32:215-20. 2009..The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of high-monounsaturated fatty acid (MUFA) and high-carbohydrate (CHO) diets on body weight and glycemic control in men and women with type 2 diabetes...
- The role of energy expenditure in the differential weight loss in obese women on low-fat and low-carbohydrate dietsBonnie J Brehm
R D, University of Cincinnati, P O Box 210038, Cincinnati, Ohio 45221 0038, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:1475-82. 2005..The differential weight loss is not explained by differences in REE, TEF, or physical activity and likely reflects underreporting of food consumption by the low-fat dieters...
- Psychosocial outcomes of a pilot multidisciplinary program for weight managementBonnie J Brehm
University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0038, USA
Am J Health Behav 27:348-54. 2003..To investigate psychosocial effects of a 6-month pilot multidisciplinary weight-management program for young females...
- A randomized trial comparing a very low carbohydrate diet and a calorie-restricted low fat diet on body weight and cardiovascular risk factors in healthy womenBonnie J Brehm
University of Cincinnati and Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45221 0038, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:1617-23. 2003..Based on these data, a very low carbohydrate diet is more effective than a low fat diet for short-term weight loss and, over 6 months, is not associated with deleterious effects on important cardiovascular risk factors in healthy women...
- Environmental changes to control obesity: a randomized controlled trial in manufacturing companiesBonnie J Brehm
College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, 3110 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0038, USA
Am J Health Promot 25:334-40. 2011..To determine the effects of an environmental intervention on obesity, disease risk factors, and dietary intake in an employee population...
- Multiskilling: a course to increase multidisciplinary skills in future dietetics professionalsB J Brehm
College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, P O Box 210038, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0038, USA
J Allied Health 30:239-42. 2001..Through "hands-on" activities, students can become more confident in their knowledge and in the skills needed to function effectively as members and leaders of health care teams...
- Weight loss and metabolic benefits with diets of varying fat and carbohydrate content: separating the wheat from the chaffBonnie J Brehm
College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0038, USA
Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 4:140-6. 2008..Until more support for specific macronutrient combinations is available, practitioners can recommend an array of diets with moderate amounts of macronutrients, tailored to individual needs and preferences...
- The design and evaluation of an interprofessional elective course with a cultural competence componentBethanne Brown
University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0004, USA
J Allied Health 37:e316-37. 2008..The design and evaluation of this class can be used as a model by other universities to promote interdisciplinary team skills in health professions students and to provide additional opportunities for cultural competence training...
- Role of carbohydrate modification in weight management among obese children: a randomized clinical trialShelley Kirk
Center for Better Health and Nutrition, The Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
J Pediatr 161:320-7.e1. 2012..To compare the effectiveness and safety of carbohydrate (CHO)-modified diets with a standard portion-controlled (PC) diet in obese children...
- Prevalence of obesity and cardiovascular risk factors among manufacturing company employees in KentuckyBonnie Brehm
College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, OH, USA
AAOHN J 55:397-406. 2007..Results suggest an increased risk for cardiovascular disease among employees of Kentucky manufacturing companies and the need for interventions to reduce obesity and its comorbidities in this target population...
- Effect of weight change on bone mass in female adolescentsKathleen M Rourke
Graduate College in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, Union Institute and University, Cincinnati, OH 45206, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 103:369-72. 2003..Dietitians counseling obese young girls are encouraged to emphasize the importance of a healthy weight loss program with optimal calcium intake and inclusive of weight-bearing exercises...
- Obesity and presenteeism: the impact of body mass index on workplace productivityDonna M Gates
College of Nursing, and Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, 3110 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
J Occup Environ Med 50:39-45. 2008..To examine whether obesity is associated with increased presenteeism (health-related limitations at work)...
- Changing the work environment to promote wellness: a focus group studyDonna Gates
College of Nursing, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
AAOHN J 54:515-20. 2006..The researchers identified themes from manager and employee focus groups regarding the following five environmental components: signs, walking paths, food changes, educational strategies, and advisory groups...
- Plasma glycosylphosphatidylinositol-specific phospholipase D predicts the change in insulin sensitivity in response to a low-fat but not a low-carbohydrate diet in obese womenDona L Gray
Department of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Metabolism 57:473-8. 2008..Plasma GPI-PLD may serve as a clinical tool to determine the effect of a low-fat diet on insulin sensitivity...
- Effects of low-carbohydrate vs low-fat diets on weight loss and cardiovascular risk factors: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trialsAlain J Nordmann
Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, Hebelstrasse 10, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
Arch Intern Med 166:285-93. 2006..Low-carbohydrate diets have become increasingly popular for weight loss. However, evidence from individual trials about benefits and risks of these diets to achieve weight loss and modify cardiovascular risk factors is preliminary...
- Diet-induced weight loss is associated with decreases in plasma serum amyloid a and C-reactive protein independent of dietary macronutrient composition in obese subjectsKevin D O'Brien
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Box 356422, University of Washington, 1959 Northeast Pacific Street, Seattle, Washington 98195 6422, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2244-9. 2005..03). Thus, in otherwise healthy, obese women, weight loss was associated with significant decreases in both SAA and CRP. These effects were proportional to the amount of weight lost but independent of dietary macronutrient composition...