Childhood obesity
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#1Burcu Ersöz AlanH-Index: 1
#2Devrim AkdemirH-Index: 8
Last. Sevilay Karahan (Hacettepe University)H-Index: 13
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Background: This study investigated the relationships among psychological well-being, mindful eating, and weight in adolescents. Methods: Data of this cross-sectional study were collected from stud...
#1Caitlin A. Golden (UNMC: University of Nebraska Medical Center)H-Index: 1
#2Kate A. Heelan (UNK: University of Nebraska at Kearney)H-Index: 15
Last. Paul A. Estabrooks (UNMC: University of Nebraska Medical Center)H-Index: 68
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Background: Building Healthy Families (BHF) was developed through a community–academic partnership to provide a 12-week family-based obesity treatment program. Nine cohorts of BHF have been deliver...
#1Paulina Nowicka (KI: Karolinska Institute)H-Index: 22
#2Anna Ek (KI: Karolinska Institute)H-Index: 11
Last. Karin Eli (University of Oxford)H-Index: 12
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Background: Childhood obesity interventions are particularly effective during the preschool age, but little is known about parents' long-term perceptions of weight management. This study explores how parents perceive the influence of interpersonal relationships on their children's eating and physical activity 4 years after participating in a randomized controlled trial. Bronfenbrenner's ecological systems theory frames this study, with the child's environment conceptualized as interlocking micro...
#1Hollie A. Raynor (UTK: University of Tennessee at Knoxville)H-Index: 54
#2Sara PropstH-Index: 1
Last. Parinda KhatriH-Index: 1
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Background: This proof-of-concept trial examined a 6-month Prevention Plus (PP) intervention implemented in a federally qualified health center on child standardized BMI (ZBMI), using a planned cli...
#1Mirae J. Fornander (Children's Mercy Hospital)
#2Timothy A. Roberts (Children's Mercy Hospital)H-Index: 12
Last. Christine N. Moser (Children's Mercy Hospital)H-Index: 1
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Background: Studies of transgender/gender diverse (TGD) youth indicate a high prevalence of overweight/obesity and concern for unhealthy weight management behavior. This study describes the associa...
#1Karyn J Roberts (NU: Northwestern University)
#2Shahad A. HafezH-Index: 1
Last. Kathleen A. Knafl (UNC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)H-Index: 53
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Background: Adolescence is a challenging time for families, which is intensified when managing a chronic health condition. In adolescents with severe obesity, little is known about how adolescent/mother dyads approach management. Our study aims to (1) explore similarities/differences in adolescent/mother dyads' perceptions of weight management behaviors and (2) describe their experiences with successes and challenges related to weight management. Methods: This was a qualitative descriptive analy...
#1Lilianna Suarez (Duke University)H-Index: 2
#2Asheley Cockrell Skinner (Duke University)H-Index: 34
Last. Sarah C. Armstrong (Duke University)H-Index: 18
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Background: Treatment options for adolescents with obesity are limited. Yet, therapies previously reserved for adults, such as medications and bariatric surgery, are increasingly available to adolescents in tertiary obesity treatment settings. We aimed to identify the factors associated with selecting an advanced obesity treatment (diets, medications, and surgery) beyond lifestyle therapy among adolescents presenting to a tertiary, pediatric weight management program. Methods: We conducted a sec...
#1Janet S. Hildebrand (MUSC: Medical University of South Carolina)H-Index: 16
#2Pamela L. Ferguson (MUSC: Medical University of South Carolina)H-Index: 21
Last. Kelly J. Hunt (MUSC: Medical University of South Carolina)H-Index: 44
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Background: Studies suggest breastfeeding lowers obesity risk in childhood, but generalizability of existing evidence is limited. We examined associations of breastfeeding with childhood overweight...
#1Megan E. Bouchard (Children's Memorial Hospital)H-Index: 2
#2Yao Tian (NU: Northwestern University)H-Index: 7
Last. Fizan Abdullah (NU: Northwestern University)H-Index: 41
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Background: Current reports of adolescent bariatric surgery underutilization for treating severe obesity do not comprehensively assess the extent of existing disparities. We sought to describe national trends in adolescent bariatric surgery over a 9-year period and investigate previously described ethnoracial-, insurance-, income-, and geographic-based disparities. Methods: A cross-sectional analysis of adolescents aged 10-19 years who underwent bariatric surgery from 2009 to 2017 was conducted ...
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