diet therapy


Summary: By adjusting the quantity and quality of food intake to improve health status of an individual. This term does not include the methods of food intake (NUTRITIONAL SUPPORT).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Diet therapy after kidney transplantation: a comparative debate between Japan and western countries
    Shinichi Nishi
    Blood Purification Center, Medical and Dental Hospital, Niigata University, Niigata City, Japan
    Contrib Nephrol 155:82-9. 2007
  2. pmc Carnitine palmitoyltransferase II deficiency: successful anaplerotic diet therapy
    C R Roe
    Institute of Metabolic Disease, Baylor University Medical Center, 3812 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75226, USA
    Neurology 71:260-4. 2008
  3. ncbi Response of blood lipids to exercise training alone or combined with dietary intervention
    A S Leon
    Laboratory of Physiological Hygiene and Exercise Science, Division of Kinesiology, College of Education and Human Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:S502-15; discussion S528-9. 2001
  4. ncbi Physical activity, diet and behaviour modification in the treatment of overweight and obese adults: a systematic review
    Anne Södlerlund
    School of Health, Care and Welfare, Physiotherapy, Malardalen University, Sweden
    Perspect Public Health 129:132-42. 2009
  5. ncbi Short- and long-term beneficial effects of a multidisciplinary therapy for the control of metabolic syndrome in obese adolescents
    Danielle Arisa Caranti
    Post Graduate Program of Nutrition, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Metabolism 56:1293-300. 2007
  6. ncbi Metabolism, mood and cognition in aging: the importance of lifestyle and dietary intervention
    Hilde Hendrickx
    Unilever Corporate Research, Colworth House, Sharnbrook MK44 1LQ, UK
    Neurobiol Aging 26:1-5. 2005
  7. ncbi Effect of addition of exercise to therapeutic lifestyle changes diet in enabling women and men with coronary heart disease to reach Adult Treatment Panel III low-density lipoprotein cholesterol goal without lowering high-density lipoprotein cholesterol
    Francine K Welty
    Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:1201-4. 2002
  8. ncbi [The efficacy of non-pharmacological intervention in obese patients with newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus type II]
    A Gilis-Januszewska
    Katedra i Klinika Endokrynologii CM UJ w Krakowie
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 106:853-60. 2001
  9. pmc On the futility of dieting
    Edward Abramson
    California State University Chico, USA
    MedGenMed 7:31. 2005
  10. pmc Thought for food, part 2: a great weight-loss supplement?
    Val Jones
    MedGenMed 7:46. 2005

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Publications256 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Diet therapy after kidney transplantation: a comparative debate between Japan and western countries
    Shinichi Nishi
    Blood Purification Center, Medical and Dental Hospital, Niigata University, Niigata City, Japan
    Contrib Nephrol 155:82-9. 2007
    ..Herein, we present the nutritional status of Japanese kidney allograft recipients, discuss some unresolved nutritional problems and review the recent literature...
  2. pmc Carnitine palmitoyltransferase II deficiency: successful anaplerotic diet therapy
    C R Roe
    Institute of Metabolic Disease, Baylor University Medical Center, 3812 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75226, USA
    Neurology 71:260-4. 2008
    ..Current treatment includes dietary fat restriction, with increased carbohydrate intake and exercise restriction to avoid muscle pain and rhabdomyolysis...
  3. ncbi Response of blood lipids to exercise training alone or combined with dietary intervention
    A S Leon
    Laboratory of Physiological Hygiene and Exercise Science, Division of Kinesiology, College of Education and Human Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:S502-15; discussion S528-9. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study is to review the effects of aerobic exercise training (AET) on blood lipids and assess dose-response relationships and diet interactions...
  4. ncbi Physical activity, diet and behaviour modification in the treatment of overweight and obese adults: a systematic review
    Anne Södlerlund
    School of Health, Care and Welfare, Physiotherapy, Malardalen University, Sweden
    Perspect Public Health 129:132-42. 2009
  5. ncbi Short- and long-term beneficial effects of a multidisciplinary therapy for the control of metabolic syndrome in obese adolescents
    Danielle Arisa Caranti
    Post Graduate Program of Nutrition, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Metabolism 56:1293-300. 2007
    ..61% +/- 5.65% to 59.82% +/- 5.78%). In conclusion, long-term multidisciplinary therapy was effective in promoting beneficial changes in some predictors and decreasing the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in obese adolescents...
  6. ncbi Metabolism, mood and cognition in aging: the importance of lifestyle and dietary intervention
    Hilde Hendrickx
    Unilever Corporate Research, Colworth House, Sharnbrook MK44 1LQ, UK
    Neurobiol Aging 26:1-5. 2005
    ..Prevention of obesity and hyperglycemia by adopting a healthy lifestyle will contribute to the maintenance of functional integrity and mental health later in life...
  7. ncbi Effect of addition of exercise to therapeutic lifestyle changes diet in enabling women and men with coronary heart disease to reach Adult Treatment Panel III low-density lipoprotein cholesterol goal without lowering high-density lipoprotein cholesterol
    Francine K Welty
    Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:1201-4. 2002
  8. ncbi [The efficacy of non-pharmacological intervention in obese patients with newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus type II]
    A Gilis-Januszewska
    Katedra i Klinika Endokrynologii CM UJ w Krakowie
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 106:853-60. 2001
    ..The non-pharmacological intervention should be the first intervention undertaken in newly diagnosed diabetic type 2 patients...
  9. pmc On the futility of dieting
    Edward Abramson
    California State University Chico, USA
    MedGenMed 7:31. 2005
  10. pmc Thought for food, part 2: a great weight-loss supplement?
    Val Jones
    MedGenMed 7:46. 2005
  11. ncbi Coimmunoprecipitation of FAT/CD36 and CPT I in skeletal muscle increases proportionally with fat oxidation after endurance exercise training
    Simon Schenk
    Substrate Metabolism Laboratory, Division of Kinesiology, University of Michigan, 401 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2214, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 291:E254-60. 2006
    ..857, P < 0.003). In conclusion, the findings from this study indicate that exercise training alters the localization of FAT/CD36 and increases its association with CPT I, which may help augment fat oxidation...
  12. ncbi Cardiovascular risk in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Francesco Giallauria
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:987-92. 2008
  13. ncbi American College of Sports Medicine position stand. Appropriate intervention strategies for weight loss and prevention of weight regain for adults
    J M Jakicic
    American College of Sports Medicine
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:2145-56. 2001
    ..The American College of Sports Medicine recommends that the strategies outlined in this position paper be incorporated into interventions targeting weight loss and the prevention of weight regain for adults...
  14. ncbi [Evidence based therapy of obesity]
    H Hauner
    Else Kröner Fresenius Zentrum für Ernährungsmedizin, TU Munchen
    Internist (Berl) 47:159-70. 2006
    ..There is an urgent need to improve the structural prerequisites for a better treatment of people with overweight/obesity...
  15. ncbi Interleukin-18 in plasma and adipose tissue: effects of obesity, insulin resistance, and weight loss
    Jens M Bruun
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism C, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus Sygehus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 157:465-71. 2007
  16. ncbi [Management of behavioral risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD)]
    W Kottmann
    Klinik für Herz und Kreislaufkrankheiten, Rehabilitationszentrum Seewis, Seewis
    Ther Umsch 62:583-9. 2005
    ..For patients with established CVD, advice must be based on a comprehensive clinical judgement including the results of an exercise test...
  17. ncbi Exercise and diet in obesity treatment: an integrative system dynamics perspective
    Tarek K Abdel-Hamid
    Information Sciences, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA 93943 5123, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:400-13. 2003
    ..Demonstrate the utility of System Dynamics computer modeling to study and gain insight into the impacts of physical activity and diet on weight gain and loss...
  18. ncbi Results of the Diet, Exercise, and Weight Loss Intervention Trial (DEW-IT)
    Edgar R Miller
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Hypertension 40:612-8. 2002
    ..001), net of control. In conclusion, among hypertensive overweight adults already on antihypertensive medication, a comprehensive lifestyle intervention can substantially lower blood pressure and improve blood pressure control...
  19. ncbi [Recent topics on nonalcoholic steatohepatitis]
    Toshiji Saibara
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 92:1104-9. 2003
  20. ncbi [Antioxidant vitamin supplementation in the prevention of cardiovascular disease]
    B Yuen
    Medizinische Klinik, Kantonsspital Winterthur
    Ther Umsch 62:615-8. 2005
    ..Thus, the use of antioxidants and vitamin supplements as a preventive or therapeutic intervention can not be recommended...
  21. ncbi Impaired glucose tolerance and impaired fasting glucose--a review of diagnosis, clinical implications and management
    John L Petersen
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 2:9-15. 2005
    ..In combination with lifestyle modification, these therapies offer hope for effective prevention of T2DM and its consequences in high-risk patients...
  22. pmc Reversing the trend line on childhood obesity
    Harvey V Fineberg
    MedGenMed 7:42. 2005
  23. ncbi [Obesity--a somatic or psychological condition or both?]
    Hans Hauner
    Else Kröner Fresenius Zentrum für Ernährungsmedizin, Klinikum rechts der Isar der TU Munchen, Munchen, Germany
    Herz 31:207-12. 2006
    ..An effective treatment of this condition may not only significantly improve most somatic and psychological comorbidities of the patients but also prolong life...
  24. ncbi Obesity intervention in persons with spinal cord injury
    Y Chen
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    Spinal Cord 44:82-91. 2006
    ..A single group uncontrolled trial...
  25. ncbi Obesity, sleep apnea syndrome, and rhythmogenic risk
    Wolfram Grimm
    Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, Hospital of the Philipps University of Marburg, Germany
    Herz 31:213-8; quiz 219. 2006
  26. ncbi Angiotensinogen gene polymorphism (Met235Thr) influences visceral obesity and insulin resistance in obese Japanese women
    Yasuto Takakura
    Department of Internal Medicine, Fukuchiyama City Hospital, Fukuchiyama 620 8505, Japan
    Metabolism 55:819-24. 2006
    ..Further studies of the association between obesity and this gene polymorphism should contribute to understanding and treating obesity-related diseases...
  27. pmc Retinol-binding protein 4 and its relation to insulin resistance in obese children before and after weight loss
    Thomas Reinehr
    Department of Pediatric Nutrition Medicine, Vestische Hospital for Children and Adolescents Datteln, University of Witten Herdecke, Dr F Steiner Strasse 5, Datteln, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2287-93. 2008
    ..There are limited and controversial data concerning the relationships between retinol-binding protein 4 (RBP4), weight status, and insulin resistance in obese humans and especially in children...
  28. ncbi Treatment outcome in people with subthreshold compared with full-syndrome binge eating disorder
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Department of Psychosomatic and General Internal Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:283-7. 2007
    ..This study was designed to compare eating-related and general psychopathology at baseline and in response to a multimodal treatment program in obese people with subBED compared with BED...
  29. pmc Fighting obesity--round 3
    George D Lundberg
    MedGenMed 7:58. 2005
  30. ncbi Changes of cardiovascular risk factors in obese children effects of inpatient and outpatient interventions
    Thomas Reinehr
    Vestische Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Witten Herdecke, Witten, Germany
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:506-11. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the benefits of 2 different therapeutic approaches on cardiovascular risk factors (CVRF) in obese children and adolescents...
  31. ncbi Obesity: new perspectives and pharmacotherapies
    Kerri L Palamara
    Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Massachusetts Medical General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cardiol Rev 14:238-58. 2006
    ..Pharmacologic agents are in clinical development that target these substances...
  32. ncbi Effect of a short-term diet and exercise intervention on inflammatory/anti-inflammatory properties of HDL in overweight/obese men with cardiovascular risk factors
    Christian K Roberts
    Department of Physiological Science, and 2Atherosclerosis Research Unit, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 101:1727-32. 2006
    ..These data indicate that intensive lifestyle modification improves the function of HDL even in the face of reduced levels, suggesting increased turnover of proinflammatory HDL...
  33. ncbi Metabolic inflexibility in skeletal muscle: a prelude to the cardiometabolic syndrome?
    John P Thyfault
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Harry S Truman VA Hospital, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 1:184-9. 2006
    ..Each of these factors precludes the development of insulin resistance and the cardiometabolic syndrome by mechanistic links that are not fully understood...
  34. doi The battle against obesity-attacking physical inactivity as a primary means of defense
    John A Hawley
    School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 4:548-9. 2008
  35. ncbi [Obesity and osteoporosis]
    H Friebe
    Reha Klinik Aukammtal, Wiesbaden
    Orthopade 34:645-51. 2005
    ..As a consequence, increasing lean body mass while reducing fat mass seems to be the most effective way to prevent both atherosclerosis and osteoporosis...
  36. ncbi [Dietary options in obesity and metabolic syndrome]
    Michaela Müller-Rösel
    Herz und Diabeteszentrum NRW, Universitatsklinik der Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Georgstrasse 11, 32545, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany
    Herz 31:220-3. 2006
    ..So it is not surprising that food with a lower energy density seems to be advantageous. To achieve long-term positive results, a good patient compliance combined with daily physical activity is important...
  37. ncbi Weight loss reduces knee-joint loads in overweight and obese older adults with knee osteoarthritis
    Stephen P Messier
    Snow Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:2026-32. 2005
    ..To determine the relationship between change in body mass and knee-joint moments and forces during walking in overweight and obese older adults with knee osteoarthritis (OA) following an 18-month clinical trial of diet and exercise...
  38. ncbi Lifestyle changes in the management of osteoarthritis
    M Doherty
    Department of Rheumatology, Derbyshire Royal Infirmary, London Road, Derby, DE1 2QY, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 15:559-68. 2001
    ..Because most of our knowledge surrounds management of knee osteoarthritis, this is the focus of our discussion, with reference being made to other sites as appropriate...
  39. ncbi [Diet and multiple sclerosis]
    S Schwarz
    Neurologische Klinik, Klinikum Mannheim der Universität Heidelberg, 68135 Mannheim
    Nervenarzt 76:131-42. 2005
    ..Patients with MS carry an enormous risk of osteoporosis, and therefore the indication for a preventive therapy with vitamin D and calcium should be established in every postmenopausal woman or after repeated steroid treatments...
  40. ncbi An investigation of obese adults' views of the outcomes of dietary treatment
    N Jones
    Biological and Biomedical Sciences, School of Life Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
    J Hum Nutr Diet 20:486-94. 2007
  41. ncbi Proceedings from the "Third International Conference on Mechanism of Action of Nutraceuticals"
    Silvia Mandel
    Eve Topf, USA National Parkinson Foundation Centers of Excellence for Neurodegenerative Diseases Research, Rappaport Family Research Institute, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa 31096, Israel
    J Nutr Biochem 16:513-20. 2005
    ..This review summarizes the latest research finding in functional foods and micronutrients in the promotion of health and reduction of risk for major chronic diseases as presented in this symposium...
  42. ncbi Achieving euglycaemia in women with gestational diabetes mellitus: current options for screening, diagnosis and treatment
    Lois Jovanovic
    Sansum Medical Research Institute, 2219 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105, USA
    Drugs 64:1401-17. 2004
    ..There is now some evidence that insulin lispro, other insulin analogues and oral antihyperglycaemic drugs may be beneficial in gestational diabetes, and more data on these agents are awaited with interest...
  43. ncbi Diagnosis and treatment of obesity in adults: an applied evidence-based review
    A John Orzano
    Department of Family Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Somerset, NJ 08873, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 17:359-69. 2004
    ..This applied evidence-based review provides a rationale for the diagnosis and treatment of obesity in adults by providing test characteristics for the body mass index (BMI) and number needed to treat (NNT) for relevant treatments...
  44. ncbi Randomised controlled trial evaluating lifestyle interventions in people with impaired glucose tolerance
    John C Oldroyd
    School of Population and Health Sciences, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 72:117-27. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of lifestyle interventions in people with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT)...
  45. ncbi [Japan Diabetes Prevention Program]
    Naoki Sakane
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Clinical Research Institute for Endocrine and Metabolic Disease, Kyoto Medical Center, National Hospital Organization
    Nihon Rinsho 63:488-92. 2005
  46. ncbi Selections from current literature. Treatment issues in childhood obesity
    Josephine Connolly
    Department of Family Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8461, USA
    Fam Pract 19:304-9. 2002
  47. ncbi ["Anti-aging" from a cardiologist's view]
    U Laufs
    Klinik und Poliklinik Innere Medizin III der Universität des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Urologe A 43:587-95; quiz 596. 2004
    ..From the cardiologist's perspective, there is at present no evidence indicating the use of vitamins, antioxidants or hormone therapy in cardiovascular prevention...
  48. ncbi [Malmö Feasibility Study (Sweden)]
    Satoru Tsujii
    Tenri Yorozu sodansho Hospital Diabetes Center
    Nihon Rinsho 63:493-8. 2005
  49. ncbi [Alpine cheese--healthy for your heart or just a lifestyle product?]
    C B Hauswirth
    Department Innere Medizin, Universitatsspital Zurich
    Ther Umsch 62:619-24. 2005
    ..Thus, alpine milk products from cows kept traditionally, and fed predominantly with alpine grass seem to have an interesting cardiovascular and possibly an economically favourable potential...
  50. ncbi [Fats and oils (including omega3, omega6)]
    G Noseda
    Clinica Medica, Ospedale Civico Lugano
    Ther Umsch 62:625-8. 2005
  51. ncbi [Treatment for patients with impaired glucose tolerance]
    Kazuhito Tawaramoto
    Division of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kawasaki Medical School
    Nihon Rinsho 63:423-7. 2005
  52. ncbi Obesity-related cardiovascular risk factors: intervention recommendations to decrease adolescent obesity
    Kristine S Calderon
    Comprehensive Health Services, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 20:3-14. 2005
    ..This article describes assessment for obesity-related health problems as well as scientific guidelines and research-based intervention strategies to decrease obesity in adolescents...
  53. ncbi A practical "ABCDE" approach to the metabolic syndrome
    Michael J Blaha
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Blalock 524C, Division of Cardiology, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:932-41. 2008
    ..therapy, "B" for blood pressure control, "C" for cholesterol management, "D" for diabetes prevention and diet therapy, and "E" for exercise therapy...
  54. ncbi Peripheral arterial disease in older adults: management of cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Roberta K Oka
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0608, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 21:S15-20. 2006
    ..This article briefly describes the detection and medical management with emphasis on lifestyle modification for elders with peripheral arterial disease...
  55. ncbi [Childhood hypertension]
    Makoto Uchiyama
    Division of Pediatrics, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences
    Nippon Rinsho . 2007
  56. ncbi Treatment of childhood obesity
    Naveen Uli
    Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 15:37-47. 2008
    ..To provide an overview of treatments for childhood obesity, highlighting recent advances and recommendations...
  57. ncbi Update on obesity
    Daniel H Bessesen
    Division of Endocrinology, Denver Health Medical Center, and University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2027-34. 2008
    ..Questions remain as to the best surgical approach and the cost effectiveness. Research advances in obesity continue to move at a rapid pace and raise hopes for more effective management strategies in the future...
  58. ncbi Selected CAM therapies for arthritis-related pain: the evidence from systematic reviews
    Karen L Soeken
    Complementary Medicine Program, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Kernan Hospital Mansion, 2200 Kernan Drive, Baltimore, MD 21207, USA
    Clin J Pain 20:13-8. 2004
    ..The purpose is to examine what is known about the efficacy of selected complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies for pain from arthritis and related conditions based on systematic reviews and meta-analyses...
  59. ncbi Dietary folate, vitamin B12, and vitamin B6 and the risk of Parkinson disease
    L M L de Lau
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurology 67:315-8. 2006
    ..Moreover, vitamin B6 might influence the risk of PD through antioxidant effects unrelated to homocysteine metabolism and through its role in dopamine synthesis...
  60. pmc Exercise and diet induced weight loss improves measures of oxidative stress and insulin sensitivity in adults with characteristics of the metabolic syndrome
    R Scott Rector
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 293:E500-6. 2007
    ..Diet- and exercise-induced weight loss ( approximately 10%) improves measures of insulin sensitivity and beneficially alters biomarkers of oxidative status...
  61. ncbi Treating NASH
    Monte L Anderson
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:14. 2006
  62. ncbi [Cardiac rehabilitation in a HIV-patient treated with protease inhibitors]
    Francesco Giallauria
    Dipartimento Clinico di Medicina Interna, Geriatria, Patologia Cardiovascolare ed Immunitaria e Cardiochirurgia, Area Funzionale di Riabilitazione Cardiologica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Napoli, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 60:92-6. 2003
    ..At the end of the 8 week Rehabilitation Program we observed a normalization of cholesterol and trygliceride levels and an improvement of cardiac functional capacity and mental health...
  63. ncbi Integrative oncology: the last ten years--a personal retrospectve
    D Barry Boyd
    Program in Integrative Medicine, Greenwich Hospital Yale, New Haven Health System, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 13:56-64. 2007
    ..Despite the increased interest in developing integrative approaches to cancer, many medical oncologists remain skeptical about the value of these modalities...
  64. ncbi Long-term follow-up of hypothenar hammer syndrome: a series of 47 patients
    Isabelle Marie
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
    Medicine (Baltimore) 86:334-43. 2007
    ..Finally, because we observed recurrence of HHS in 27.7% of patients, we note that HHS patients require close follow-up, including both regular and systematic physical vascular examination...
  65. ncbi Serum concentrations of delta 5-3 beta-hydroxysteroids in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Noriko Tagawa
    Clinical Chemistry Laboratory, Kobe Pharmaceutical University, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 25:1634-8. 2002
    ..1%) type 2 diabetic patients, and 30 normal controls. These patients were treated with diet therapy or anti-diabetic agent. The distribution of gender and age of the subjects were matched between the groups...
  66. ncbi Dietary therapy for obesity is a failure and pharmacotherapy is the future: a point of view
    Allyn L Mark
    Center on Physiologic Genomics of Hypertension, Cardiovascular Research Center, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1101, USA
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 33:857-62. 2006
    ..4. We live in an era of evidence-based medicine; the evidence does not support the efficacy of diet therapy for maintenance of weight loss in obesity...
  67. ncbi [Case of suspicious lansoprazole-associated collagenous colitis in ANCA-associated nephritis]
    Yoshie Sasatomi
    Division of Nephrology and Rheumatology, Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Nihon Jinzo Gakkai Shi 52:141-6. 2010
    ..She was admitted to Fukuoka University Hospital for 2 weeks, where she received diet therapy and a changed medication schedule in which furosemide was stopped and the dose of enalapril was decreased from ..
  68. ncbi The effect of a lactose-restricted diet in patients with a positive lactose tolerance test, earlier diagnosed as irritable bowel syndrome: a 5-year follow-up study
    C J Bohmer
    Department of Gastroenterology, Academic Hospital Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:941-4. 2001
    ..An analysis of symptoms was completed before, during, 6 weeks after and 5 years after starting the diet. In addition, the number of visits made by the patients to the outpatient clinic was scored during 6 years...
  69. doi Systematic review of interventions in the management of overweight and obese children which include a dietary component
    Clare E Collins
    The Australian Centre for Evidence Based Nutrition and Dietetics a collaborating centre of the Joanna Briggs Institute, School of Health Sciences and Discipline of Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 5:2-53. 2007
    ..Interventions that include diet therapy generally result in significant weight loss, at least in the short term...
  70. ncbi Clinical analysis of West syndrome associated with phenylketonuria
    Z Zhongshu
    Pediatric Department, China Japan Friendship Hospital, Ying Hua Dong Lu 1, He Ping Li, Beijing 100029, People s Republic of China
    Brain Dev 23:552-7. 2001
  71. ncbi Effects of agar and pectin on gastric emptying and post-prandial glycaemic profiles in healthy human volunteers
    Masaki Sanaka
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Metropolitan Komagome Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 34:1151-5. 2007
    ..Agar, which is high in fibre content, is widely used in the traditional Japanese diet. Although long-term diet therapy with agar decreases fasting plasma glucose levels in diabetes, knowledge is lacking about the acute effects of ..
  72. ncbi One-year reduction and longitudinal analysis of carotid intima-media thickness associated with colestipol/niacin therapy
    W J Mack
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033
    Stroke 24:1779-83. 1993
    ..We now report on treatment effects on carotid IMT at 6 months and 1 year...
  73. ncbi A combination of psyllium and plant sterols alters lipoprotein metabolism in hypercholesterolemic subjects by modifying the intravascular processing of lipoproteins and increasing LDL uptake
    Sudeep Shrestha
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Nutr 137:1165-70. 2007
    We previously demonstrated that a diet therapy involving consumption of 7.28 g psyllium (PSY) and 2 g of plant sterols (PS) per day reduced LDL cholesterol from 3.6 +/- 0.7 to 3.1 +/- 0.8 mmol/L (P < 0...
  74. ncbi [A case of type 2 diabetes mellitus complicated with left iliopsoas abscess caused by a left femoral vein catheter during treatment for right pyothorax and right subphrenic abscess]
    Isamu Ito
    Mino Diabetic Center, Mino Municipal Hospital
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 48:180-4. 2011
    ..was diagnosed about 10 years previously, at which time the patient's HbA(1)c level had been maintained at 6% by diet therapy and an oral hypoglycemic agent...
  75. ncbi Effect of clonidine on the height of a child with glycogen storage disease type VI: a 13 year follow-up study
    T Asami
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Niigata University, Japan
    Acta Paediatr Jpn 38:524-8. 1996
    ..Despite the recommended diet therapy, his growth was not good, changing under or along the line of -2.0 SD...
  76. ncbi Screening and treating adults for lipid disorders
    M P Pignone
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:77-89. 2001
  77. ncbi Sibutramine therapy in obese women--effects on plasma neuropeptide Y (NPY), insulin, leptin and beta-endorphin concentrations
    Bogusława Baranowska
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 26:675-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of the sibutramine therapy on plasma neuropeptide Y (NPY), insulin, leptin and beta-endorphin concentrations in obese patients...
  78. ncbi Computerized analysis of fetal heart rate in pregnancies complicated by gestational diabetes mellitus, gestational hypertension, intrauterine growth restriction and premature rupture of membranes
    Giorgia Buscicchio
    Institute for Maternal and Child Sciences, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:335-7. 2010
  79. ncbi Chinese values, health and nursing
    Y C Chen
    Veterans General Hospital, 201, Sec 2, Shih Pai Road, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Adv Nurs 36:270-3. 2001
    ..Beliefs and values include the way of education, practice of acupuncture, herbal treatments and diet therapy. How people value traditional Chinese medicine in combination with western science, and the future direction of ..
  80. ncbi Cholesterol-lowering effects of psyllium intake adjunctive to diet therapy in men and women with hypercholesterolemia: meta-analysis of 8 controlled trials
    J W Anderson
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:472-9. 2000
  81. ncbi Prospective randomized comparison between omega-3 fatty acid supplements plus simvastatin versus simvastatin alone in Korean patients with mixed dyslipidemia: lipoprotein profiles and heart rate variability
    Sang Hyun Kim
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:110-6. 2011
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the effects of omega-3 fatty acids supplements and simvastatin on lipoproteins and heart rate variability (HRV), a surrogate parameter of cardiac autonomic function, in patients with mixed dyslipidemia...
  82. ncbi Effects of nicardipine-induced hypotension on cerebrovascular carbon dioxide reactivity in patients with diabetes mellitus under sevoflurane anesthesia
    Yuji Kadoi
    Department of Anesthesiology, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    J Anesth 21:125-30. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of nicardipine-induced hypotension on cerebrovascular CO2 reactivity in patients with diabetes mellitus under sevoflurane anesthesia...
  83. ncbi A rice diet is associated with less fat synthesis/accumulation than a bread diet before exercise therapy
    Kojiro Ishii
    Laboratory of Human Performance and Fitness, Graduate School of Education, Hokkaido University, Sapporo 060 0811, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 51:349-54. 2005
    For effective exercise therapy after waking up, we focused on the staple food in diet therapy, and compared rice and bread diets. The subjects were 10 healthy college male students...
  84. ncbi A fibre cocktail of fenugreek, guar gum and wheat bran reduces oxidative modification of LDL induced by an atherogenic diet in rats
    Nandini Venkatesan
    Vaccine Research and Development Center, National Health Research Institutes, Miaoli County, Taiwan, ROC
    Mol Cell Biochem 294:145-53. 2007
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the influence of a novel fibre mix of fenugreek seed powder, guar gum and wheat bran (Fibernat) on LDL oxidation induced by an atherogenic diet...
  85. ncbi Effects of phytosterols in diacylglycerol as part of diet therapy on hyperlipidemia in children
    Takeshi Matsuyama
    Department of Pediatrics, Fussa Hospital, 1 6 1 Kamidaira, Fussa shi, Tokyo 197 8511, Japan
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:40-8. 2007
    ..In the present study, we examined the effect of PS/DAG as part of a diet therapy in pediatric patients with hyperlipidemia.
  86. ncbi Long-term cholesterol-lowering effects of psyllium as an adjunct to diet therapy in the treatment of hypercholesterolemia
    J W Anderson
    University of Kentucky and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Lexington, KY 40511, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:1433-8. 2000
    ..Hypercholesterolemia is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease and nutrition management is the initial therapeutic approach...
  87. ncbi Fructose malabsorption and symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome: guidelines for effective dietary management
    Susan J Shepherd
    Department of Gastroenterology and Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1631-9. 2006
    ..The objective was to retrospectively evaluate a potentially successful diet therapy in patients with irritable bowel syndrome and fructose malabsorption...
  88. ncbi Effects of grape seed proanthocyanidins extract on rat mandibular condyle
    K Kojima
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Kyushu Dental College, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 4:301-7. 2004
    ..In LCaD x SD group, after the bone debility was induced by low-Ca diet, a standard diet therapy was given...
  89. ncbi Changes in levels of serum insulin, C-Peptide and glucose after electroacupuncture and diet therapy in obese women
    Mehmet Tugrul Cabioglu
    Cabioglu Acupuncture Treatment Clinic, Selçuklu 42040, Konya, Turkey
    Am J Chin Med 34:367-76. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that EA therapy is an effective method in treating obesity. EA therapy also helps serum glucose levels to decrease through the increase of serum insulin and c-peptide levels...
  90. ncbi Nutrition therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and related nutritional complications
    Amanda Carla Fernandes
    Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto, Ouro Preto, MG, Brasil
    J Bras Pneumol 32:461-71. 2006 recognized as an independent risk factor, since it can be modified through appropriate and efficacious diet therapy and monitoring...
  91. ncbi No effect of taurine on platelet aggregation in men with a predisposition to type 2 diabetes mellitus
    C Spohr
    Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte, Denmark
    Platelets 16:301-5. 2005
    Any diet therapy that potentially could affect platelet function would also influence the initiation of atherosclerotic plaque formation which is an important complication of diabetes mellitus eventually resulting in myocardial infarction ..
  92. ncbi Serial change in 123I-MIBG myocardial scintigraphy in non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
    Shigeki Nagamachi
    Department of Radiology, Miyazaki Medical College, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 16:33-8. 2002
    ..To determine the influential factors for MIBG distribution, we investigated the association between various clinical parameters and the serial change in MIBG uptake parameters...
  93. ncbi Efficacy and safety of voglibose in comparison with acarbose in type 2 diabetic patients
    Apichati Vichayanrat
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 55:99-103. 2002
    ..and safety of voglibose and acarbose in 30 patients with type 2 diabetes who were not well controlled with diet therapy. There was no significant reduction of FBG with either voglibose or acarbose at 4 and 8 weeks after treatment...
  94. ncbi Patient perspectives: Tijuana cancer clinics in the post-NAFTA era
    Ralph W Moss
    Cancer Communications, Inc, PO Box 1076, Lemont, PA 16851, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 4:65-86. 2005
    ..therapy), Oasis of Hope (a Laetrile-oriented clinic), and a series of clinics affiliated with the Gerson diet therapy. These original clinics were established mainly by American citizens in response to increased regulation of ..
  95. ncbi Pyruvate carboxylase deficiency: clinical and biochemical response to anaplerotic diet therapy
    Fanny Mochel
    Metabolic Unit, Departments of Pediatrics and Biochemistry, Hospital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    Mol Genet Metab 84:305-12. 2005
  96. ncbi [Diet therapy in the treatment of neuropediatric disorders]
    E Chaves-Carballo
    Departamento de Pediatria, Centro Médico de la Universidad de Kansas, Kansas City 66210, USA
    Rev Neurol 37:267-74. 2003
    ..This review focuses on the dietary treatment of four neuropediatric disorders: 1) X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD); 2) attention deficit disorders (ADD); 3) refractory epilepsy; and 4) inborn errors of metabolism...
  97. ncbi [Effect of oral adsorbent AST-120 under standard treatment of care in patients with chronic renal failure]
    Izumi Yoshida
    Division of Nephrology, First Department of Integrated Medicine, Saitama Medical Center, Jichi Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Nihon Jinzo Gakkai Shi 51:121-9. 2009
    ..The present study was conducted to elucidate the association between the progression of CKD and the combined effect of AST-120 and standard care based on diet therapy and medications such as ACE inhibitor and ARB.
  98. ncbi Newer GABAergic agents for pharmacotherapy of infantile spasms
    Doodipala S Reddy
    Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
    Drugs Today (Barc) 38:657-75. 2002
    ..Glucocorticoids, pyridoxine and ketogenic diet therapy have all been used for the treatment of refractory infantile spasms...
  99. ncbi Treatment of childhood hypercholesterolemia with HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors
    B A Duplaga
    College of Pharmacy, The University of Illinois at Chicago 60612, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 33:1224-7. 1999
  100. ncbi [CroDiab GP--follow up of diabetics protection in general medicine]
    Marija Vrca Botica
    Acta Med Croatica 61:19-24. 2007
    ..Care of diabetes mellitus type 2 has been transferred from specialist care to the level of general practice. Collecting data and making database of diabetic care are set as quality indicators of diabetic care...
  101. pmc Relationships of family support, diet therapy practice and blood glucose control in typeII diabetic patients
    Jeong Ok Yun
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Chungbuk National University, 410 Seongbong ro, Heongduk gu, Cheongju 361 763, Korea
    Nutr Res Pract 3:141-8. 2009
    The purpose of this study was to investigate the degree of family support for diabetic patients and the diet therapy practice of patients themselves, and to analyze the relationship between family support and diet therapy practice and ..

Research Grants62

  1. Freeze-Dried Blueberries: Prevention and Rehabilitation Strategies in MS
    Susan O McGuire; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Diet therapy may provide a low cost alternative and/or adjuvant treatment to improve the care of veterans suffering from service-connected Multiple Sclerosis (MS)...
  2. Obesity, Inflammation and Thrombosis: LOOK AHEAD
    Christie M Ballantyne; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Although lifestyle modification with diet therapy, exercise, and weight management is recommended as foundation therapy by multiple national organizations, there ..
  3. The Role of Adenosine in Ketogenic Diet Therapy
    Susan A Masino; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..intense interest, key mechanisms underlying the clinically- established anticonvulsant success of ketogenic diet therapy remain unknown...
  4. Alternate day fasting for weight loss, weight maintenance, and cardio-protection
    KRISTA AMY VARADY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..body fat distribution, and fat cell size) in comparison to CR;and Aim 3: To establish that ADMF is an effective diet therapy to maintain weight loss and sustain improvements in CHD risk indicators, and to compare changes in cognitive ..
  5. Intensive Nutrition in ARDS: A Clinical Trial (INTACT)
    Carol L Braunschweig; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of ICU admission and continued until 75% of estimated energy needs are achieved via a individualized, intensive diet therapy tailored to maximize oral intake until hospital discharge...
  6. Effects of a ketogenic diet on regional brain energy and plasticity
    Susan A Masino; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Despite its use in children, little is known about how diet therapy affects brain energy, learning or memory...
    Zung Tran; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..specific aims are to: (1) statistically integrate (meta- analysis) existing research studies on the effects of diet therapy on metabolic control and serum lipid and lipoprotein levels in human subjects with NIDDM; (2) determine the ..
    Robert Knopp; Fiscal Year: 1992 instructed in a low-fat, low-cholesterol diet and rescreened for an elevated LDL-C value after two months of diet therapy. 500 eligible subjects will be randomized to receive either a placebo or drug in a double-blind nature...
  9. Association of PPAR gamma ligands & colonic neoplasia
    James Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Treatment of DM can include diet therapy, insulin, and or oral medications...
  10. Alternate Galactose Pathways in GALT-Deficient Mice
    Stanton Segal; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The inefficacy of diet therapy has mandated a vigorous effort to understand the pathobiochemical basis of the disease in order to develop new ..
    Stanley Azen; Fiscal Year: 1993
    CLAS, a randomized, controlled clinical trial testing niacin/colestipol plus diet therapy in non-smoking men with previous coronary bypass surgery, has demonstrated treatment benefits using both a) a coronary endpoint determination by a ..
    JEROME GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..including response of the osteogenic skeleton to various therapeutic regimens such as exercise, hormone, and diet therapy. To investigate the use of the female sheep as a model for postmenopausal bone loss, there will be two groups ..
  13. Diet Therapy of Long-Chain Fatty Acid Oxidation Defects
    MELANIE GILLINGHAM; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Michael Lefevre; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..However, a diet therapy plan based on this diet has not been thoroughly tested in a free-living population...
    SUSAN MASINO; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These studies will determine whether hippocampal slices from KO mice are hyperexcitable, and whether KO of adenosine A1 receptors affect the function of other inhibitory receptors. ..
  16. The modulation of adenosine by temperature, oxygen and glucose
    SUSAN MASINO; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Mentored Clinical Research Scholar Program at Iowa
    ALLYN MARK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These and other University research programs extend into the community--statewide and beyond--and include numerous disease registers and a broad network of collaborating institutions. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Intensive Dietary Restriction with Exercise in Arthritis
    Stephen P Messier; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study could make intensive weight loss the standard-of- care for overweight and obese adults with knee OA, as it enhances our understanding of the OA disease process and weight-loss recommendations for older people generally. ..
  19. Depression Prevention Program for High-Risk Adolescents
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Thus, the proposed project should provide a rigorous evaluation of this promising brief prevention program and should advance knowledge regarding the prevention of this pernicious psychiatric problem. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Thus, the proposed study should be the definitive test of this new promising eating disorder prevention program and should significantly advance our knowledge regarding the prevention of this pervasive psychiatric problem. ..
  21. Eating Disorder Prevention Program Effectiveness Trial
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..g. will use random assignment, an attention control condition, blinded diagnostic interviews, multiple-reporter data, and a long-term follow-up). ..
  22. Risk and Maintenance Factors for Bulimic Pathology
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Agras' and Taylor's labs, (2) learn state-of- the-art treatments for eating pathology and other adolescent psychopathology, (3) take courses in quantitative techniques, methodology, and ethics, and (4) receive training in grant writing. ..
  24. Popular Diets, Metabolism, and CVD Risk
    David Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This study should have major public health implications to the millions of Americans currently following diets to decrease body weight and risk for CVD. ..
  25. Colonoscopic Analysis of Response of Murine Colon Lesions to Drug Intervention
    MARGIE CLAPPER; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These results could lead to the establishment of the first accepted therapy for the prevention of colon cancer. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Acupuncture for Chronic Nausea in Pts with HIV: A RCT
    JOYCE ANASTASI; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Pilot study results and data analytic objectives indicate the need for 53 subjects per group to ensure 80% power < 1% Type I error rate, and 16% attrition, 20% placebo effect. ..
  27. Development of a Mouse Model for Frailty
    Jeremy Walston; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We expect to find that the frail mouse has higher levels of inflammatory markers, muscle weakness, and altered gene expression as it gets older, similar to what is found in frail, older humans. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Michael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Significance: This project will characterize pharmacogenetic mechanisms determining the response to clonidine through studies of candidate genes that control alpha2-adrenoreceptor function and norepinephrine transport in IBS. ..
  29. A HLA Mouse Model for Gluten Sensitivity and Enteropathy
    Joseph Murray; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. Reducing Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Overweight Adolescents
    David S Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These results should have immediat public health application, and aid in the design of future, comprehensive obesity prevention interventions. ..
  31. Exercise, Depression, and Cardiac Risk
    James A Blumenthal; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The data generated from this study will have important clinical significance by determining the extent to which exercise may reduce depression and improve intermediate markers of CHD risk in vulnerable cardiac patients. ..
  32. NFkb Related Genetic Influences on Inflammation and Poor Health in Older Adults
    Jeremy Walston; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Clinically meaningful genotypes will highlight potential biologic pathways for interventions into a range of poor health outcomes in older adults. ..
  33. KAN-DO: A Family-Based Intervention to Prevent Childhood Obesity
    Truls Ostbye; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Participants will be surveyed at baseline (3 months postpartum), 12 and 24 months post-baseline. Extended follow-up will enable evaluation of long-term benefits, and if effective, the KAN-DO intervention can be disseminated broadly. ..
  34. Cannabinoid Mechanisms in Human Gastrointestinal Motor and Sensory Functions
    MICHAEL L CAMILLERI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These actions may be relevant to develop new treatments for IBS. The studies will also provide further understanding of the potential of medications like medical marijuana on stomach function that may be relevant to appetite control. ..
  35. Epidemiology of Celiac Disease: A Population Based Study
    Joseph A Murray; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This will provide crucial data that will determine the need for early detection by screening and treatment of silent celiac disease, which may affect 1% of Americans. ..
    Jose Ordovas; Fiscal Year: 2009
  37. Pimecrolius on T cell Responses in Atopic March
    Jonathan Spergel; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In third aim of the trial, we explore the effects of pimecrolimus as a disease-modifying agent in the prevention of asthma. Asthma phenotype will be examined by spirometry per and post-beta-2-agonist and exhaled nitric oxide. ..
    Michael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  39. CAM Approaches to Air Pollution Related Health Effects
    Jason Allen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The long-term objective of this research is to rigorously examine potential CAM interventions in augmenting adverse health effects induced by pollutants that pose a substantial ongoing public health burden. ..
  40. Oxidative Stress and Genetics of Prehypertension
    Shawna Nesbitt; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
    James Blumenthal; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The study also will provide information regarding the relationship between vascular depression and various indices of vascular and neurocognitive function, and the extent to which these indices may be modifiable by treatment. ..
  42. Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Aw
    Christina Bergqvist; Fiscal Year: 2004
  43. Vascular factors, amyloid beta, and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose Luchsinger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Charles Lieber; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Such information is aimed at elucidating key aspects of alcohol mediated pathology in a way which may eventually affect alcohol related medical complications, their prevention and treatment. ..
    Thomas Wadden; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The predicted superiority of lifestyle activity is based on extensive pilot data and, if confirmed, should significantly improve the management of obesity and its associated health complications. ..
    JOYCE ANASTASI; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..05% by the method of Holm (1979) and a 20% attrition factor indicates the need for 36 subjects assigned to each condition to detect a 0.95-standardized difference between the most extreme experimental conditions. ..
    Thomas Wadden; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If confirmed, the above findings will have important implications for treating obesity in primary care. ..
    Steven Brem; Fiscal Year: 2002
  49. Novel, Noninvasive Biomarker of Fruit & Vegetable Intake
    Susan Mayne; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. Vitamin K: Genetics of Vascular Calcification
    Jose Ordovas; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This research should provide the basis for more comprehensive genetic studies aimed to provide better identification of risk and more precise therapeutic approaches for these age-related disorders. ..
    George Bray; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We now propose these well founded, important and exciting studies which will provide critical new insights into anatomical, physiological and molecular mechanisms by which high levels of dietary fat induce obesity. ..
  52. Behavioral Treatment of High Blood Pressure
    James Blumenthal; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. Capacity Building in Organizational Research
    A Orzano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. Investigation of a Behavioral Substitute for Sunbathing
    Sherry Pagoto; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Prevention interventions that target high-risk segments of the community in settings where risk behavior occurs have potential for a large and focused public health impact. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  55. Disruption of Glutathione S-Transferase M1 in Mice
    MARGIE CLAPPER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. Gene Expression in Prediabetes: Potential Role of PGC-1
    MARY PATTI; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Liver Fibrosis, Inflammation & Oxidative Stress Markers
    Charles Lieber; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Lora Burke; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Additionally, the study will provide information on the role of treatment preference, its effect on behavioral and clinical outcomes, and participants' characteristics by treatment preference. ..
  59. A Run-to-Run Algorithm for Glucose Regulation
    Lois Jovanovic; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The exchange of personnel will be facilitated, allowing the student and post-doc supported on this project to work at both the institute and the university over the span of the project ..
    Ann Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In order to evaluate whether or not the NSSQ and ESS are sensitive to treatment effects, newly diagnosed subjects will be tested prior to starting stimulant medications, after 3 months of treatment and after one year of treatment. ..
  61. Glycemic Load and infant birth weight in pregnant/glucose intolerant women
    David Ludwig; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A successful outcome of this study will provide preliminary data upon which to design a multi- centered clinical trial. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..