sliceOmatic - List of Publications

  • Body COmposition
  • Muscle & Cancer Research
  • 3D Reconstruction
  • Automatic Segmentation
In Press

Ard JD, Gower B, Hunter G, Ritchie CS, Roth DL, Goss A, Wingo BC, Bodner EV, Brown CJ, Bryan D, Buys DR, Haas MC, Keita AD, Flagg LA, Williams CP, Locher JL. Effects of Calorie Restriction in Obese Older Adults: The CROSSROADS Randomized Controlled Trial. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. (In Press).
(Epub: 2016 Dec 21. PMID: 28003374 pii: glw237. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glw237. )

Borel AL, Nazare JA, Baillot A, Alméras N, Tremblay A, Bergeron J, Poirier DP, Després JP. Cardiometabolic risk improvement in response to a 3-yr lifestyle modification program in men: contribution of improved cardiorespiratory fitness vs weight loss. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab., (In Press).
(Epub 2016 Dec 27. PMID: 28028035 doi: 10.1152/ajpendo.00278.2016.)

Chan ACH, Adachi JD, Papaioannou A & Wong AKO, Investigating the effects of motion streaks on the association between pQCT-derived leg muscle density and fractures in postmenopausal women. J Clin Dens, (In Press)
(EPub: 2017 Jan 3. PMID: 28065423. DOI: 10.1016/j.jocd.2016.12.001)

Keating SE, Hackett DA, Parker HM, Way KL, O’Connor HT, Sainsbury A, Baker MK, Chuter VH, Caterson ID, George J, Johnson NA. Effects of Resistance Training on Liver Fat and Visceral Adiposity in Adults with Obesity: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Hepatol Res, (In Press)
(Epub: 2016 Aug 1. PMID: 27480242 doi: 10.1111/hepr.12781. )

Ko G, Davidson L, Brennan AM, Lam M, Ross R., Abdominal Adiposity, Not Cardiorespiratory Fitness, Mediates of the Exercise-induced Change in Insulin Sensitivity in Older Adults, PLoS One (In Press)
(Epub 2016 Dec 9. PMID: 27936206 PMCID: PMC5147957 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0167734)

Lee S, Kuk JL Visceral fat is associated with the racial differences in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease between black and white adolescent boys with obesity, Pediatric Diabetes, (In Press).


Morrison SA, Goss AM, Azziz R, Raju DA, Gower BA. Peri-muscular adipose tissue may play a unique role in determining insulin sensitivity/resistance in women with PCOS. Hum Reprod. 32(1) : 185-192, Jan 2017.
(Epub 2016 Nov 8. PMID: 27827322 DOI: 10.1093/humrep/dew279)

Orsso CE, Mackenzie M, Alberga AS, Sharma AM, Richer L, Rubin DA, Prado CM, Haqq AM., The use of magnetic resonance imaging to characterize abnormal body composition phenotypes in youth with Prader-Willi Syndrome, Metabolism, 69:67-75, April 2017.
(doi: 10.1016/j.metabol.2017.01.020)


Al-Radaideh A, Tayyem R, Al-Fayomi K, Nimer N, Malkawi A, Al-Zu’bi R, Agraib L, Athamneh I, Hijjawi N, Assessment of Abdominal Fat Using High-Field Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Anthropometric and Biochemical Parameters. Am J Med Sci., 352(6): 593-602, Dec 2016.
(Epub 2016 Sep 28. PMID: 27916214 DOI: 10.1016/j.amjms.2016.09.009)

Auclair A, Martin J, Bastien M, Bonneville N, Biertho L, Marceau S, Hould FS, Biron S, Lebel S, Lescelleur O, Després JP, Poirier P. Is There a Role for Visceral Adiposity in Inducing Type 2 Diabetes Remission in Severely Obese Patients Following Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch Surgery?, Obes Surg. 26(8):1717-27, Aug 2016.
(PMID: 26660319 doi: 10.1007/s11695-015-1973-3.)

Grenier A, Brassard P, Bertrand OF, Després JP, Costerousse O, Alméras N, Poirier EP. Rosiglitazone influences adipose tissue distribution without deleterious impact on heart rate variability in coronary heart disease patients with type 2 diabetes. Clin Auton Res. 26(6):407-414, Dec 2016.
(Epub 2016 Aug 6. PMID: 27498095 DOI: 10.1007/s10286-016-0373-7.)

Hall ME, Brinkley TE, Chughtai H, Morgan TM, Hamilton CA, Jordan JH, Stacey RB, Soots S, Hundley WG. Adiposity Is Associated with Gender-Specific Reductions in Left Ventricular Myocardial Perfusion during Dobutamine Stress PLoS One. 11(1):e0146519, 11 Jan 2016.
(PubMed PMID: 26751789; PMCID: PMC4709095.doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146519. )

Leclerc J, Arsenault M, Després JP, Brassard P, Gaudreault V, Bergeron J, Alméras N, Tremblay A, Auclair A, Ross MK, Denault-Bissonnette S, Poirier P. Determinants of Improvement In Left Ventricular Diastolic Function Following a 1-Year Lifestyle Modification Program in Abdominally Obese Men with Features of the Metabolic Syndrome. Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 14(10) : 483-491, Dec 2016.
(Epub 2016 Oct 18. PMID: 27754772 DOI: 10.1089/met.2016.0021)

Popuri K, Cobzas D, Esfandiari N, Baracos V, Jägersand M. Body Composition Assessment in Axial CT Images Using FEM-Based Automatic Segmentation of Skeletal Muscle. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 35(2):512-20, Feb 2016.
(Epub: 2015 Sep 22. PMID: 26415164 doi: 10.1109/TMI.2015.2479252).

Wong AKO, A Comparison of Peripheral Imaging Technologies for Bone and Muscle Quantification: a Mixed Methods Clinical Review. Curr Osteoporosis Rep, 14:359-373, Dec 2016.
(PMID: 27796924 DOI: 10.1007/s11914-016-0334-z).

Wong AKO, A Comparison of Peripheral Imaging Technologies for Bone and Muscle Quantification: a Technical Review. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 16:265-282, 14 Dec 2016.
(PMID: 27973379)

Wong AKO, Szabo E, Erlandson M, Sussman MS, Duggina S, Reitsma S, Gillick H, Beaumont L, Adachi JD, Cheung AM. Semi-automated quantification of inter- and intra-muscular fat in magnetic resonance images of the lower leg: validity & reliability. J. Bone Miner. Res. 31 (Suppl 1), 2016.
(ASBMR 2016 Annual Meeting Abstracts)


Borel AL, Nazare JA, Smith J, Aschner P, Barter P, Van Gaal L, Tan CE, Wittchen H-U, Matsuzawa J, Kadowaki T, Ross R, Brulle-Wohlhueter C, Alméras N, Haffner SM, Balkau B, Després JP., Visceral, subcutaneous abdominal adiposity and liver fat content distribution in normal glucose tolerance, impaired fasting glucose and/or impaired glucose tolerance, Int J Obes (Lond.), 39(3): 495-501, Mar 2015.
(Epub 2014 Sep 2. PMID: 25179244 DOI: 10.1038/ijo.2014.163)

Brown RE, Kuk JL, Lee SJ Measurement site influences abdominal subcutaneous and visceral adipose tissue in obese adolescents before and after exercise., Pediatr Obes. 10(2):98-104, Apr 2015.
(Epub 2014 Apr 14. PMID: 24729534 PMCID: PMC4197119 DOI: 10.1111/j.2047-6310.2014.224.x)

Brown RE, Kuk JL, Libman I, Rivera-Vega M, Lee SJ Associations between visceral fat and liver fat with insulin sensitivity and metabolic risk in obese adolescents, Biochem Cell Biol. 93(5):466-71, Oct 2015.
(Epub 2014 Nov 17. PMID: 25643243 DOI: 10.1139/bcb-2014-0064.)

Gangloff A, Bergeron J, Pelletier-Beaumont E, Nazare JA, Smith J, Borel AL, Lemieux I, Tremblay A, Poirier P, Alméras N, Després JP. Effect of adipose tissue volume loss on circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels: results from a 1-year lifestyle intervention in viscerally obese men. Int J Obes (Lond). 2015 Nov;39(11):1638-43, Nov 2015.
(Epub 2015 Jun 22. PMID: 26095245 doi: 10.1038/ijo.2015.118.)

Gower BA, Goss AM. A lower-carbohydrate, higher-fat diet reduces abdominal and inter-muscular fat and increases insulin sensitivity in adults at risk for type 2 diabetes. J. Nutrition. 145:177S-83S, Jan 2015.
( Epub 2014 Dec 3. PMC4264021. PMCID: PMC4264021 DOI: 10.3945/jn.114.195065)

Nazare JA, Smith JD, Borel A-L, Haffner SM, Balkau B, Ross R, Massien C, Alméras N, Després J-P., Usefulness of Measuring Both Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference for the Estimation of Visceral Adiposity and Related Cardiometabolic Risk Profile, Am J Cardiol 115(3): 307–315, Feb 2015.
(Epub 2014 Nov 13. PMID: 25499404 doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.10.039)

Roggero P, Giannì ML, Forzenigo L, Tondolo T, Taroni F, Liotto N, Piemontese P, Biondetti P, Mosca F. No relative increase in intra-abdominal adipose tissue in healthy unstressed preterm infants at term. Neonatology. 107(1):14-9, 2015.
(Epub 2014 Oct 4. PMID: 25301293 doi: 10.1159/000364855.)

Ross R, Hudson R, Stotz P, Lam M., Effects of exercise amount and intensity on abdominal obesity and glucose tolerance in obese adults. A randomized controlled trial., Annals of Internal Medicine 162: 325-334, 2015.
(Epub 2015 Mar 3. PMID: 25732273. DOI: 10.7326/M14-1189)

Wong AKO, Hummel K, Moore C, Beattie KA, Shaker S, Crave BC, Adachi JD, Papaioannou A. & Giangregorio L. Improving reliability of pQCT-derived muscle area and density measures using a watershed algorithm for muscle and fat segmentation. J Clin Dens, 18(1):93-101, Jan-Mar 2015.
(Epub 2014 Jul 1. PMID: 24996252 PMCID: PMC5094887 DOI: 10.1016/j.jocd.2014.04.124).


Arsenault BJ, Pelletier-Beaumont E, Alméras N, Tremblay A, Poirier P, Bergeron J, Després JP. PCSK9 levels in abdominally obese men: association with cardiometabolic risk profile and effects of a one-year lifestyle modification program. Atherosclerosis. 236(2):321-6, Oct 2014.
(Epub 2014 Jul 26. PMID: 25128757 doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2014.07.010. )

Aubrey J, Esfandiari N, Baracos VE, Buteau FA, Frenette J, Putman CT, Mazurak VC. Measurement of skeletal muscle radiation attenuation and basis of its biological variation. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 210(3):489-97, Mar 2014.
(PMID: 24393306 doi: 10.1111/apha.12224. Review.)

Brennan A, Lam M, Paula S, Hudson R and Ross R. Exercise-induced change in insulin resistance is mediated by abdominal obesity but not cardiorespiratory fitness, Diabetes Care 37:e95–e97, 2014.
(PMID: 24757252 DOI: 10.2337/dc13-1791)

Brinkley TE, Leng X, Chughtai HL, Nicklas BJ, Kritchevsky SB, Ding J, Kitzman DW, Hundley WG. Periaortic fat and cardiovascular risk: a comparison of high-risk older adults and age-matched healthy controls. Int J Obes (Lond). 38(11):1397-402, Nov 2014.
(PubMed PMID: 24525960; PMCID: PMC4143481. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2014.29.)

Capoulade R, Larose E, Mathieu P, Clavel MA, Dahou A, Arsenault M, Bédard E, Larue-Grondin S, Le Ven F, Dumesnil JG, Després JP, Pibarot P. Visceral adiposity and left ventricular mass and function in patients with aortic stenosis: the PROGRESSA study. Can J Cardiol., 30(9):1080-7, Sep 2014.
(Epub 2014 Feb 19. PMID: 24975192 doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2014.02.007).

Davidson LE, Kelley DE, Heshka S, Thornton J, Pi-Sunyer FX, Boxt L, Balasubramanyam A, Gallagher D, MRI Ancillary Study Subgroup of the Look AHEAD Research Group. Skeletal muscle and organ masses differ in overweight adults with type 2 diabetes, J Appl Physiol (1985). 117 (4) : 377-82, 15 Aug 2014.
(Epub 2014 Jun 19. PMID: 24947030. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.01095.2013)

Goss AM, Chandler-Laney PC, Ovalle F, Goree LL, Azziz R, Desmond RA, Bates GW, Gower BA. Effects of a eucaloric reduced-carbohydrate diet on body composition and fat distribution in women with PCOS. Metabolism 63(10):1257-64, Oct 2014.
(Epub 2014 Jul 18. PMID: 25125349 PMCID: PMC4191914 doi: 10.1016/j.metabol.2014.07.007)

Hu HH, Wu TW, Yin L, Kim MS, Chia JM, Perkins TG, Gilsanz V, MRI detection of brown adipose tissue with low fat content in newborns with hypothermia, Magn Reson Imaging, 32(2) : 107-17, Feb 2014.
(Epub 2013 Oct 15. PMID: 24239336. doi: 10.1016/j.mri.2013.10.003. )

Kim MS, Hu HH, Aggabao PC, Geffner ME, and Gilsanz V, Presence of Brown Adipose Tissue in an Adolescent With Severe Primary Hypothyroidism, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 99 (9), E1686-90, Sep 2014.
(Epub 2014 Jun 10. PMID: PMC4154105 [Available on 2015/9/1]. doi: 10.1210/jc.2014-1343)

Liu DM, Torchen LC, Sung Y, Paparodis R, Legro RS, Grebe SK, Singh RJ, Taylor RL, Dunaif A. Evidence for gonadotrophin secretory and steroidogenic abnormalities in brothers of women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Hum Reprod. 29(12):2764-72, Dec 2014.
(Epub 2014 Oct 21. PMID: 25336708 PMCID: PMC4227582 doi: 10.1093/humrep/deu282. )

Maddocks M, Shrikrishna D, Vitoriano S, Natanek SA, Tanner RJ, Hart N, Kemp PR, Moxham J, Polkey MI, Hopkinson NS, Skeletal muscle adiposity is associated with physical activity, exercise capacity and fibre shift in COPD. Eur Respir J. 44(5):1188-98, Nov 2014.
(Epub 2014 Jul 3. PMID: 24993908 PMCID: PMC4216454 doi: 10.1183/09031936.00066414. )

Müller MJ, Baracos V, Bosy-Westphal A, Dulloo AG, Eckel J, Fearon KC, Hall KD, Pietrobelli A, Sørensen TI, Speakman J, Trayhurn P, Visser M, Heymsfield SB. Functional body composition and related aspects in research on obesity and cachexia: report on the 12th Stock Conference held on 6 and 7 September 2013 in Hamburg, Germany. Obes Rev. 15(8):640-56, Aug 2014.
(Epub: 2014 May 18. PMID: 24835453 doi: 10.1111/obr.12187. Review.)

Punthakee Z, Alméras N, Després JP, Dagenais GR, Anand SS, Hunt DL, Sharma AM, Jung H, Yusuf S, Gerstein HC. Impact of rosiglitazone on body composition, hepatic fat, fatty acids, adipokines and glucose in persons with impaired fasting glucose or impaired glucose tolerance: a sub-study of the DREAM trial. Diabet Med., 31(9):1086-92, Sep 2014.
(Epub 2014 Jun 19. PMID: 24890138 doi: 10.1111/dme.12512. )

Shen W, Velasquez G, Chen J, Jin Y, Heymsfield SB, Gallagher D, Pi-Sunyer X., Comparison of the Relationship between Bone Marrow Adipose Tissue and Volumetric Bone Mineral Density in Children and Adults, J Clin Densitom, 17(1):163-9, Jan-Mar 2014 .
(Epub 2013 Mar 21. PMID: 23522982. doi: 10.1016/j.jocd.2013.02.009)

Torchen LC, Fogel NR, Brickman WJ, Paparodis R, Dunaif A. Persistent apparent pancreatic β-cell defects in premenarchal PCOS relatives. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 99(10):3855-62, Oct 2014.
(Epub 2014 Jul 16. PMID: 25029420 PMCID: PMC4184072 doi: 10.1210/jc.2014-1474. )

Villeneuve N, Pelletier-Beaumont E, Nazare JA, Lemieux I, Alméras N, Bergeron J, Tremblay A, Poirier P, Després JP, Interrelationships between changes in anthropometric variables and computed tomography indices of abdominal fat distribution in response to a 1-year physical activity-healthy eating lifestyle modification program in abdominally obese men, Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 39 (4) : 503 - 11, Apr 2014.
(Epub 2013 Dec 16. PMID: 24669993 . doi: 10.1139/apnm-2013-0270).

Wong AKO, Beattie KA, Min KKH, Gordon CL, Pickard L, Papaioannou A & Adachi JD. Peripheral quantitative computed tomography-derived muscle density and peripheral magnetic resonance imaging-derived muscle adiposity: precision and associations with fragility fractures in women. J Musculoskel Neur Interact, 14(4): 401-410, Dec 2014.
(PMID: 25524965 PMCID: PMC5092150)


Borel AL, Boulet G, Nazare JA, Smith J, Alméras N, Tremblay A, Bergeron J, Poirier P, Carpentier AC, Després JP, Improved plasma FFA/insulin homeostasis is independently associated with improved glucose tolerance after a 1-year lifestyle intervention in viscerally obese men, Diabetes Care, 36 (10) : 3254 - 61, Oct 2013.
(Epub 2013 May 21. PMID: 23695818 . doi: 10.2337/dc12-2353. )

Goss AM, Goree LLT, Ellis AC, Chandler-Laney PC, Casazza K, Lockhart M, Gower BA. Effects of diet macronutrient composition on body composition and fat distribution during weight maintenance and weight loss. Obesity (Silver Spring), 21(6) : 1139-42, Jun 2013.
(Epub 2013 May 13. PMID: 23671029 PMCID: PMC3735822 DOI: 10.1002/oby.20191)

Hu HH, Kan HE. Quantitative proton MR techniques for measuring fat, NMR Biomed, 26 (12) : 1609 - 29, Dec 2013.
(Epub 2013 Oct 3. PMID:24123229 doi: 10.1002/nbm.3025. )

Hu HH, Yin L, Aggabao PC, Perkins TG, Chia JM, Gilsanz V., Comparison of brown and white adipose tissues in infants and children with chemical-shift-encoded water-fat MRI, J Magn Reson Imaging, 38 (4): 885 – 896, Oct 2013.
(EPub 2013 Feb 25. PMID: 23440739. doi: 10.1002/jmri.24053).

Lee SJ, Deldin A, White D, Libman I, Rivera-Vega M, Kuk JL, Sandoval S, Boesch C, Arslanian SA Aerobic exercise but not resistance exercise reduces intrahepatic lipid content and visceral fat and improves insulin resistance in obese adolescent girls: A randomized controlled trial, Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab., 305(10):E1222-9, 15 Nov 2013.
(Epub 2013 Sep 17. PMID: 24045865 PMCID: PMC3840217 DOI: 10.1152/ajpendo.00285.2013)

Lee SJ, Kuk JL Changes in fat and skeletal muscle with exercise training in obese adolescents: comparison of whole-body MRI and dual energy X-ray absorptiometry, Obesity (Silver String), 21(10):2063-71, Oct 2013.
(Epub 2013 Jun 13. PMID: 23512818 PMCID: PMC3726562 DOI: 10.1002/oby.20448).

Nazare JA, Smith J, Borel AL, Alméras N, Tremblay A, Bergeron J, Poirier P, Després JP., Changes in both global diet quality and physical activity level synergistically reduce visceral adiposity in men with features of metabolic syndrome, J Nutr., 143 (7) : 1074 - 83, Jul 2013.
(Epub 2013 May 29. PMID: 23719226 . doi: 10.3945/jn.113.175273.)

O’Neill TG, Guaraldi G, Orlando F, Carli E, Garlassi S, Zona S, Després J-P, and Ross R., Combined use of waist and hip circumference to identify high-risk, abdominally obese HIV-infected patients., PloS One 8(5): e62538, 2013.
(PMID: 23700409 PMCID: PMC3659108 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0062538)

Ross R, Hudson R, Day AG, Lam M, Dose-response effects of exercise on abdominal obesity and risk factors for cardiovascular disease in adults: study rationale, design and methods,, Contemp Clin Trials, 34(1): 155-60, Jan 2013.
(Epub 2012 Nov 1. PubMed PMID: 23123790. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2012.10.010.)

Sanchis-Moysi J, Idoate F, Izquierdo M, Calbet JA, Dorado C., The hypertrophy of the lateral abdominal wall and quadratus lumborum is sport-specific: an MRI segmental study in professional tennis and soccer players, Sports Biomech., 12(1) : 54-67, Mar 2013.
(PMID: 23724609.)

Shen W, Gong X, Weiss J, Jin Y. Comparison among T1-weighted magnetic resonance imaging, modified dixon method, and magnetic resonance spectroscopy in measuring bone marrow fat. J Obes. 2013 : 298675, 2013.
(Epub 2013 Mar 31. PMID: 23606951. doi: 10.1155/2013/298675.)

Smith J, Nazare JA, Borel AL, Aschner P, Barter PJ, Van Gaal L, Matsuzawa Y, Kadowaki T, Ross R, Brulle-Wohlhueter C, Alméras N, Haffner SM, Balkau B, Després JP., Assessment of cardiometabolic risk and prevalence of meeting treatment guidelines among patients with type 2 diabetes stratified according to their use of insulin and/or other diabetic medications: results from INSPIRE ME IAA, Diabetes Obes Metab., 15 (7) : 629 - 41, Jul 2013.
(Epub 2013 Feb 24. PMID: 23356633 . doi: 10.1111/dom.12075.)

Thomas DM, Bredlau C, Bosy-Westphal A, Mueller M, Shen W, Gallagher D, Maeda Y, McDougall A, Peterson CM, Ravussin E, Heymsfield SB. Relationships between body roundness with body fat and visceral adipose tissue emerging from a new geometrical model , Obesity, 21(11) : 2264 - 71, Nov 2013.
(Epub 2013 Jun 11. PMID: 23519954. doi: 10.1002/oby.20408. )


Anastasovska J, Arora T, Sanchez Canon GJ, Parkinson JR, Touhy K, R Gibson G, Nadkarni NA, So PW, Goldstone AP, Thomas EL, K Hankir M, Van Loo J, Modi N, Bell JD, Frost G, Fermentable Carbohydrate Alters Hypothalamic Neuronal Activity and Protects Against the Obesogenic Environment, Obesity (Silver Spring), 20 (5) : 1016-23, May 2012.
Epub: 2012 Jan 17. PubMed PMID: 22322344. doi: 10.1038/oby.2012.6.)

Backhouse K, Sarac I, Shojaee-Moradie F, Stolinski M, Robertson MD, Frost GS, Bell JD, Thomas EL, Wright J, Russell-Jones D, Umpleby AM, Fatty acid flux and oxidation are increased by rimonabant in obese women, Metabolism, Volume 61, Issue 9 , Pages 1220-1223, Sept 2012.
Epub: 2012 Mar 23. PubMed PMID: 22445512. doi:10.1016/j.metabol.2012.02.012)

Baracos V, Caserotti P, Earthman CP, Fields D, Gallagher D, Hall KD, Heymsfield SB, Muller MJ, Rosen AN, Pichard C, Redman LM, Shen W, Shepherd JA, Thomas D., Advances in the science and application of body composition measurement, JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr., 36 (1) : 96-107, Jan 2012.
PubMed PMID: 22235108. doi:10.1177/0148607111417448)

Bauer J, Thornton J, Heymsfield S, Kelly K, Ramirez A, Gidwani S, Gallagher D. Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry prediction of adipose tissue depots in children and adolescents. Pediatr Res., 72 (4) : 420-5, Oct 2012.
(Epub 2012 Jul 20. PMID: 2282105. doi: 10.1038/pr.2012.100. )

Beattie KA, MacIntyre NJ, Ramadan K, Inglis D, Maly MM, Longitudinal Changes in Intermuscular Fat Volume and Quadriceps Muscle Volume in the Thighs of Female Osteoarthritis Initiative Participants, Arth Care Res, 64(1) : 22-29, Jan 2012.
Epub: 2011 Dec 28. PubMed PMID: 21905259. doi:10.1002/acr.20628)

Berentzen TL, Angquist L, Kotronen A, Borra R, Yki-Jarvinen H, Iozzo P, Parkkola R, Nuutila P, Ross R, Allison DB, Heymsfield SB, Overvad K, Sorensen TIA and Jakobsen MU., Waist circumference adjusted for body mass index and intra-abdominal fat mass, PLoS One, 7 (2) : e32213, 2012.
ePub 2012 Feb 24. PubMed PMID: 22384179. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0032213. )

Borel AL, Nazare JA, Smith J, Almeras N, Tremblay A, Bergeron J, Poirier P, Despres JP, Visceral and not subcutaneous abdominal adiposity reduction drives the benefits of a 1-year lifestyle modification program, Obesity (Silver Spring), 20 (6) : 1223-33, June 2012.
Epub: 2012 Jan 19. PubMed PMID: 22262155. doi: 10.1038/oby.2011.396. )

Borel AL, Nazare JA, Smith J, Almeras N, Tremblay A, Bergeron J, Poirier P, Despres JP, Improvement in insulin sensitivity following a 1-year lifestyle intervention program in viscerally obese men: contribution of abdominal adiposity, Metabolism, 61 (2) : 262-72, Feb 2012.
Epub: 2011 Aug 23. PubMed PMID: 21864868. doi:10.1016/j.metabol.2011.06.024.)

Borel AL, Leblanc X, Almeras N, Tremblay A, Bergeron J, Poirier P, Despres JP, Series F, Sleep apnoea attenuates the effects of a lifestyle intervention programme in men with visceral obesity, Thorax, 67:735-741, 2012.
Epub: 2012 Mar 6. PubMed PMID: 22396182. doi:10.1136/thoraxjnl-2011-201001).

Chalfant JS, Smith ML, Hu HH, Dorey FJ, Goodarzian F, Fu CH, Gilsanz V, Inverse association between brown adipose tissue activation and white adipose tissue accumulation in successfully treated pediatric malignancy, Am J Clin Nutr, 95 (5): 1144-9, May 2012.
Epub 2012 Mar 28. PubMed PMID: 22456659. doi: 10.3945/?ajcn.111.030650)

Christou DD, Pierce GL, Walker AE, Hwang MH, Yoo JK, Luttrell MJ, Meade TH, English MD, Seals DR, Vascular smooth muscle responsiveness to nitric oxide is reduced in healthy adults with increased adiposity, Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol.. 303 (6) : H743-50, 15 Sep 2012.
Epub 2012 Jul 20. PubMed PMID: 22821988. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00394.)

Dorado C, Calbet JA, Lopez-Gordillo A, Alayon S, Sanchis-Moysi J., Marked Effects of Pilates on the Abdominal Muscles: A Longitudinal MRI Study, Med Sci Sports Exerc., 44 (8) : 1589-94, Aug 2012.
PubMed PMID: 22357302. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0b013e31824fb6ae.)

Gardner CJ, Irwin A, Daousi C, Macfarlane I, Joseph F, Bell J, Thomas EL, Adams V, Kemp G, Cuthbertson DJ, Hepatic steatosis, GH deficiency and the effects of GH replacement: a Liverpool magnetic resonance spectroscopy study, Eur J Endocrinol, 166 (6) : 993-1002, Jun 2012.
Epub 2012 Mar 20. PubMed PMID: 22433286. doi: 10.1530/EJE-12-0002)>

Geer EB, Shen W, Strohmayer E, Kalmon D, Post KD, Freda PU. Body composition and cardiovascular risk markers after remission of Cushing’s Disease: A prospective study using whole-body, MRI Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 97 (5) : 1702-11, May 2012.
(Epub 2012 Mar 14. PMID: 22419708. doi: 10.1210/jc.2011-3123)

Gilsanz V, Smith ML, Goodarzian F, Kim M, Wren TA, Hu HH, Changes in brown adipose tissue in boys and girls during childhood and puberty, J Pediatr, 160(4): 604-609.e1, Apr 2012.
Epub 2011 Nov 1. PubMed PMID: 22048045. doi:10.1016/j.jpeds.2011.09.035)

Goss AM, Gower BA, Insulin sensitivity is associated with thigh adipose tissue distribution in healthy postmenopausal women, Metabolism. Volume 61, Issue 12 , Pages 1817-1823, Dec 2012.
Epub 2012 July 02.PubMed PMID: 22748969. doi:10.1016/j.metabol.2012.05.016)

Heymsfield SB, Müller MJ, Bosy-Westphal A, Thomas D, Shen W, Human Brain Mass: Similar Body Composition Associations as Observed Across Mammals. American Journal of Human Biology, 24 : 479–485, 2012.
(Epub 23 Feb 2012 PMID: 22362729. doi: 10.1002/ajhb.22249. )

Hu HH, Tovar JP, Pavlova Z, Smith ML, Gilsanz V, Unequivocal identification of brown adipose tissue in a human infant, J Magn Reson Imaging, 35(4): 938-42, Apr 2012.
Epub 2011 Dec 16. PubMed PMID: 22180228 doi: 10.1002/jmri.23531. )

Kim JS, Le KA, Mahurkar S, Davis JN, Goran MI, Influence of elevated liver fat on circulating adipocytokines and insulin resistance in obese Hispanic adolescents, Pediatr Obes, 7 (2) : 158-64, Apr 2012.
Epub 2012 Feb 9. PubMed PMID: 22434756. doi: 10.1111/j.2047-6310.2011.00014.x.)

Koutsari C, Mundi M, Ali AH, Jensen MD, Storage rates of circulating FFA into adipose tissue during eating or walking in humans, Diabetes, 61 : 329-38, Feb 2012.
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McGuire KA, and Ross R, Incidental physical activity patterns and abdominal obesity in inactive men and women, Obesity, Volume 20, Issue 3, pages 576 - 582, March 2012.
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Mehta SR, Godsland IF, Thomas EL, Pavitt DV, Morin SX, Bell JD, Taylor-Robinson SD, Johnston DG, Intrahepatic Insulin Exposure, Intrahepatocellular Lipid and Regional Body Fat in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, J Clin Endocrinol Metab. ol. 97 no. 6 2151-2159, June 2012.
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Nazare J-A, Smith JD, Borel A-L, Haffner SM, Balkau B, Ross R, Massien C, Almeras N, Despres J-P, Ethnic influences on the relations between abdominal subcutaneous and visceral adiposity, liver fat and cardiometabolic risk profile: The INSPIRE ME IAA study, Am J Clin Nutr., 96(4): 714-26, Oct 2012.
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Pelletier-Beaumont E, Arsenault BJ, Almeras N, Bergeron J, Tremblay A, Poirier P, Despres JP, Normalization of visceral adiposity is required to normalize plasma apolipoprotein B levels in response to a healthy eating/physical activity lifestyle modification program in viscerally obese men, Atherosclerosis, 221 (2) : 577-582, Apr 2012.
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Ross R, Lam, M, Blair SN, Church TS, Godwin M, Hotz SB, Johnson A, Katzmarzyk PT, Lévesque L, MacDonald S., Trial of Prevention and Reduction of Obesity through Active Living (PROACTIVE) in clinical settings: A randomized controlled trial, Arch Intern Med., 172 (5) : 414-24, 12 Mar 2012.
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Sanchis-Moysi J, Idoate F, Serrano-Sanchez JA, Dorado C, Calbet JA, Muscle hypertrophy in prepubescent tennis players: a segmentation MRI study, PLoS One, 7 (3) : e33622, 2012.
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Santosa S, Jensen MD, Effects of male hypogonadism on regional adipose tissue fatty acid storage and lipogenic proteins, PLoS ONE, 7 (2) : e31473, 2012.
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Sarac I, Backhouse K, Shojaee-Moradie F, Stolinski M, Robertson MD, Bell JD, Thomas EL, Hovorka R, Wright J, Umpleby AM, Gender Differences in VLDL1 and VLDL2 Triglyceride Kinetics and Fatty Acid Kinetics in Obese Postmenopausal Women and Obese Men, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, vol. 97 no. 7, 2475-2481, 1 July 2012.
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Saunders TJ, Palombella A, McGuire KA, Janiszewski PM, Després J-P, Ross R, Acute exercise increases adiponectin levels in abdominally obese men, J Nutr Metab., Volume 2012 , Article ID 148729, 6 pages, 2012.
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Schautz B, Later W, Heller M, Peters A, Muller MJ, Bosy-Westphal A., Impact of age on leptin and adiponectin independent of adiposity, Br J Nutr. 108(2): 363-70, July 2012.
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Shen W, Chen J, Gantz M, Punyanitya M, Heymsfield SB, Gallagher D, Albu J, Engelson E, Kotler D, Pi-Sunyer X, Gilsanz V. MRI-measured pelvic bone marrow adipose tissue is inversely related to DXA-measured bone mineral in younger and older adults., Eur J Clin Nutr., 66 (9) : 983-8, Sep 2012.
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Shen W, Chen J, Gantz M, Punyanitya M, Heymsfield SB, Gallagher D, Albu J, Engelson E, Kotler D, Pi-Sunyer X, Shapses S. Ethnic and Sex Differences in Bone Marrow Adipose Tissue and Bone Mineral Density Relationship. Osteoporosis International, 23 (9) : 2293 - 301, Sep 2012.
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Shen W, Chen J, Gantz M, Velasquez G, Punyanitya M, Heymsfield SB, A Single MRI Slice Does Not Accurately Predict Visceral and Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue Changes During Weight Loss, Obesity, 20 (12) : 2458-63, Dec 2012.
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Shen W, Scherzer R, Gantz M, Chen J, Punyanitya M, Lewis CE, Grunfeld C; Relationship between MRI-Measured Bone Marrow Adipose Tissue and Hip and Spine Bone Mineral Density in African American and Caucasian Participants: the CARDIA Study., Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 97 (4) : 1337-46, Apr 2012.
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Singh P, Somers VK, Romero-Corral A, Sert-Kuniyoshi FH, Pusalvidyasagar S, Davison DE, Jensen MD, Effects of weight gain and weight loss on regional fat distribution., Am. J. Clin. Nutr., 96 (2) : 229 - 33, Aug 2012.
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Smith JD, Borel AL, Nazare JA, Haffner SM, Balkau B, Ross R, Massien C, Almeras N, Despres JP, Visceral adipose tissue indicates the severity of cardiometabolic risk in patients with and without type 2 diabetes: results from the INSPIRE ME IAA study, J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97 (5) : 1517-25, May 2012.
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Thomas EL, Parkinson JR, Frost GS, Goldstone AP, Dore CJ, McCarthy JP, Collins AL, Fitzpatrick JA, Durighel G, Taylor-Robinson SD, Bell JD, The Missing Risk: MRI and MRS Phenotyping of Abdominal Adiposity and Ectopic Fat, Obesity (Silver Spring), 20 (1) : 76-87, Jan 2012.
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Votruba SB, Jensen MD, Short-term regional meal fat storage in non-obese humans is not a predictor of long-term regional fat gain, Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab, 302 (9) : E1078-83, May 2012.
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Watson RA, Pride NB, Thomas EL, Ind PW, Bell JD, Relation between trunk fat volume and reduction of total lung capacity in obese men, J Appl Physiol, 112 (1) : 118-26, Jan 2012.
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Wong AKO, Bhargava A, Hummel K, Shaker S, Beattie KA, Gordon CL, Craven C, Adachi JD & Giangregorio L, Reliability of pQCT-derived Muscle Area and Density Measures on Water-Shed versus Threshold-Based Segmentation Methods, Osteoporosis International, 23 (Suppl 2): S238, page 416, 2012.


Ali AH, Koutsari C, Mundi M, Stegall MD, Heimbach JK, Taler SJ, Nygren J, Thorell A, Bogachus LD, Turcotte LP, Bernlohr D, Jensen MD, Free fatty acid storage in human visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissue : role of adipocyte proteins, Diabetes, 60 : 2300 - 2307, Sep 2011.
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Beattie KA, MacIntyre NJ, Ramadan K, Inglis D, Maly M, Longitudinal Change in Quadriceps Muscle Volume is Inversely Associated with Increased Levels of Self-Reported Knee Stiffness and Overall Disability in Female OAI Participants, Osteoarthritis Cartilage, 2011 [Abstract].

Bouchard D, McGuire KA, Davidson L, and Ross R, Cardiorespiratory fitness, obesity and functional limitation in older adults, J Aging Phys Act. , 19 (4) : 336-46, Oct 2011.
( PubMed PMID: 21911875 )

Chughtai HL, Morgan TM, Hamilton CA, Charoenpanichkit C, Ding J, Brinkley TE and Hundley WG, Intraperitoneal Fat Is Associated With Thickening of the Thoracic Aorta in Individuals at High Risk for Cardiovascular Events, Obesity, 19 9, 1784-1790, 2011.
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Demontiero O, Li W, Thembani E, Duque G, Validation of noninvasive quantification of bone marrow fat volume with microCT in aging rats, Exp Gerontol, 46(6): 435-40, Jun 2011.
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Doucet E, Levine J, King N, and Ross R, Update on exercise and weight control, Journal of Obesity, Volume 2011, Article ID 358205, 3 pages, 2011.
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Gianni ML, Roggero P, Forzenigo L, Taroni F, Tondolo T, Liotto N, Piemontese P, Morlacchi L, Biondetti P, Mosca F, Adiposity in preterm and full term infants, J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr vol 52, suppl 1, page E77, Abstract PO-N-0253/PD-N-014,. June 2011.
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Hougham K, and Ross R., Evidence that the association between exercise intensity and insulin sensitivity is sex dependent, Appl Physiol Nutr Metab., 36 (5) : 730-5, 2011.
(PubMed PMID: 21999295. doi: 10.1139/h11-093.)

Hu HH, Nayak KS, Goran MI, Assessment of abdominal adipose tissue and organ fat content by magnetic resonance imaging, Obesity Reviews, 12 (5): e504-515, May 2011.
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Idoate F, Calbet JA, Izquierdo M, Sanchis-Moysi J, Soccer attenuates the asymmetry of rectus abdominis muscle observed in non-athletes, PLoS One, 6(4): e19022, 25 Apr 2011.
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Janiszewski PM, Ross R, Després J-P, Lemieux I, Orlando G, Carli F, Bagni P, Menozzi M, Zona S. and Guaraldi G, Hypertriglyceridemic and waist circumference predict cardiovascular risk among HIV patients: a cross-sectional study., PLoS One, 6 (9) : e25032, 2011.
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Koutsari C, Ali AH, Mundi M, Jensen MD, Storage of circulating free fatty acids in adipose tissue of postabsorptive humans; quantitative measures and implications for body fat distribution, Diabetes, 60 : 2032-40, Aug 2011.
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Le KA, Ventura EE, Fisher JQ, Davis JN, Weigensberg MJ, Punyanitya M, Hu HH, Nayak KS, Goran MI, Ethnic differences in pancreatic fat accumulation and its relationship with other fat depots and inflammatory markers, Diabetes Care, 34 (2) : 485-90, Feb 2011.
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MacDonald AJ, Greig CA, Baracos V., The advantages and limitations of cross-sectional body composition analysis, Curr Opin Support Palliat Care, 5 (4) : 342-9, Dec 2011.
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Maly M, Beattie KA, MacIntyre NJ, Intermuscular fat volume in the thigh relates to knee strength and physical performance among women at risk for or with knee osteoarthritis, Osteoarthritis Cartilage, 2011. [Abstract]

McGuire KA, and Ross R, Sedentary Behavior is not associated with Cardiometabolic Risk in Adults with Abdominal Obesity PLoS One, 6 (6) : e20503, 2011.
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Modi N, Murgasova D, Ruager-Martin R, Thomas EL, Hyde MJ, Gale C, Santhakumaran S, Dore CJ, Alavi A, Bell JD., The influence of maternal body mass index on infant adiposity and hepatic lipid content, Pediatr Res 70 (3) : 287-91, Sep 2011.
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Sanchis-Moysi J, Idoate F, Izquierdo M, Calbet JA, Dorado C, Iliopsoas and gluteal muscles are asymmetric in tennis players but not in soccer players, PLoS One, 6 (7): e22858, 2011.
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Schautz B, Later W, Heller M, Muller MJ, Bosy-Westphal A., Associations between breast adipose tissue, body fat distribution and cardiometabolic risk in women: cross-sectional data and weight-loss intervention, Eur J Clin Nutr., 65(7) : 784-90, July 2011.
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Scherzer R, Shen W, Heymsfield SB, Lewis CE, Kotler D, Punyanitya M, Bacchetti P, Shlipak MG, Grunfeld C; Intermuscular adipose tissue and metabolic associations in HIV infection. Study of Fat Redistribution Metabolic Change in HIV Infection. Obesity 2011 Feb ; 19(2) : 283-91.
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Shen W, Chen J, Kwak S, Punyanitya M, Heymsfield SB. Between-Slice Intervals in Quantification of Adipose Tissue and Muscle in Children, International Journal of Pediatric Obesity 2011 Apr ; 6 (2) : 149-56.
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Sproule DM, Punyanitya M, Shen W, Dashnaw S, Martens B, Battista V, Montgomery M, Marra J, Montes J, De Vivo DC, Kaufmann P. Muscle Volume Estimation by Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Journal of Child Neurology 2011 Mar ; 26 (3) : 309-17.
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Thomas EL, Makwana A, Newbould R, Rao AW, Gambarota G, Frost G, Delafont B, Mishra RG, Matthews PM, Berk ES, Schwartz SM, Bell JD and Beaver JD, Pragmatic study of orlistat 60mg on abdominal obesity, Eur J Clin Nutr, 65 (11) : 1256-62, Nov 2011.
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Thomas EL, Parkinson JR, Hyde MJ, Yap IK, Holmes E, Doré CJ, Bell JD, Modi N., Aberrant adiposity and ectopic lipid deposition characterise the adult phenotype of the preterm infant, Pediatr Res, 70 (5) : 507-12, Nov 2011.
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Tong J, Li W, Vidal C, Yeo LS, Fatkin D, Duque G, Lamin A/C deficiency is associated with fat infiltration of muscle and bone, Mech Ageing Dev, 132(11-12) : 552-9, Nov-Dec 2011.
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Votruba SB, Jensen MD, Insulin sensitivity and regional fat gain in response to overfeeding, Obesity, 19 (2): 269-275, Feb 2011.
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Bassali R, Waller JL, Gower B, Allison J and Davis CL, Utility of waist circumference percentile for risk evaluation in obese children, Int. J. of Pediatr Obes, 5: 97-101, 2010.
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Beattie KA, MacIntyre NJ, Inglis D, Quan E, Maly M, 2-Year Changes In Intermuscular Fat And Muscle Volume In The Thighs Of Female OAI Participants, Osteoarthritis Cartilage, 2010. [Abstract]

Beattie KA, Macintyre NJ, Quan E, Inglis D, Maly MR, Reproducibility Of Bone, Muscle, And Fat Measurements From MR Images Of The Thighs Of Female OAI Participants, Osteoarthritis Cartilage, 2010. [Abstract]

Chughtai HL, Morgan TM, Rocco M, Stacey B, Brinkley TE, Ding J, Nicklas B, Hamilton C, Hundley WG, Renal sinus fat and poor blood pressure control in middle-aged and elderly individuals at risk for cardiovascular events, Hypertension, 56 (5) : 901-6, Nov 2010.
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Dengo, AL, JS Orr, EA Dennis, EL Marinik, E Ehrlich, BM Davy, KP Davy, Arterial destiffening with weight loss in overweight and obese middle-aged and older adults, Hypertension, 55:855-861, Apr 2010.
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Geer EB, Shen W Gallagher D, Punyanitya M, Looker HC, Post KD, Freda PU. MRI assessment of lean and adipose tissue distribution in female patients with Cushing's disease., Clinical Endocrinology 2010 Oct ; 73(4) : 469–475.
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Janiszewski PM, Saunders TA and Ross R, Breast Volume is an Independent Predictor of Visceral and Ectopic Fat in Premenopausal Women, Obesity, 18 6, 1183-1187, 2010.

Kuk JL, Church TS, Blair SN and Ross R, Measuremenent site and the association between vvisceral and abdominal subcutaneous adipose tissue with metabolic risk in women, Obesity, 18 7, 1336-1340, 2010.

Moreno-Navarrete JM, Manco M, Ibanez J, Garcia-Fuentes E, Ortega F, Gorostiaga E, Vendrell J, Izquierdo M, Martinez C, Nolfe G, Ricart W, Mingrone G, Tinahones F, Fernandez-Real JM., Metabolic endotoxemia and saturated fat contribute to circulating NGAL concentrations in subjects with insulin resistance, Int J Obes, 34: 240-249, 2010.

Sanchis-Moysi J, Idoate F, Dorado C, Alayon S, Calbet JA, Large asymmetric hypertrophy of rectus abdominis muscle in professional tennis players, PLoS One 5(12): e15858, 31 Dec 2010.
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Sanchis-Moysi J, Idoate F, Olmedillas H, Guadalupe-Grau A, Alayon S, Carreras A, Dorado C, Calbet JA, The upper extremity of the professional tennis player: muscle volumes, fiber-type distribution and muscle strength Scand J Med Sci Sports , 20 (3) : 524-34, Jun 2010.
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Tchoukalova Y, Votruba SB, Tchkonia T, Giorgadze N, Kirkland JL, Jensen MD, Regional differences in cellular mechanisms of adipose tissue gain with overfeeding, Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 107 (42) : 18226-31, Oct 2010.
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Brown TT, Xu X, John M, Singh J, Kingsley LA, Palella FJ, Witt MD, Margolick JB, Dobs AS, Fat distribution and longitudinal anthropometric changes in HIV-infected men with and without clinical evidence of lipodystrophy and HIV-uninfected controls: a substudy of the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study, AIDS Res Ther, 6: 8, 2009.

Davidson LE, Hudson R, Kilpatrick K, Kuk JL, McMillan K, Janiszewski PM, Lee S, Lam M and Ross R, Effects of exercise modality on insulin resistance and functional limitation in older adults: a randomized controlled trial, Arch Intern Med, 169 (2): 122-131, 2009.

Despres JP, Ross R, Boka G, Almeras N, Lemieux I, ADADIO-Lipids Investigators, Effect of rimonabant on the high-triglyceride/ low-HDL-cholesterol dyslipidemia, intraabdominal adiposity, and liver fat: the ADAGIO-Lipids trial, Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol, 29 (3) : 416-23, Mar 2009.

Fernandez-Real JM, Izquierdo M, Moreno-Navarrete JM, Gorostiaga E, Ortega F, Martinez C, Idoate F, Ricart W, Ibanez J., Circulating soluble transferrin receptor concentration decreases after exercise-induced improvement of insulin sensitivity in obese individuals, Int J Obes, 33 (7): 768-74, 2009.

Freda PU, Shen W, Reyes CM, Geer EB, Arias-Mendoza F, Gallagher D, Heymsfield SB. Skeletal Muscle Mass in Acromegaly Assessed by Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Dual Photon X-ray Absorptiometry, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 2009 Aug ; 94 (8) : 2880-6.
(Epub 2009 Jun 2. PMID: 19491226. doi: 10.1210/jc.2009-0026.)

Heymsfield SB, Scherzer R, Pietrobelli A, Lewis CE, Grunfeld C, Body mass index as a phenotypic expression of adiposity: quantitative contribution of muscularity in a population-based sample, Int J Obes, 33 (12): 1363-73, 2009.

Hou X, Moser S, Sarr M, Thomson G, Que F, Jensen MD, Visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissue diacylglycerol acyltransferase activity in humans, Obesity, 17: 1129-1134, 2009.

Kanaley JA, Shadid S, Sheehan MT, Guo ZK, Jensen MD, Relationship between plasma fat fatty acid, intramyocellular triglycerides and long-chain acylcarnitines in resting humans, J Physiol, 587 (24): 5939-5950, 2009.

Koutsari C, Ali AH, Nair KS, Rizza RA, O'Brien P, Khosla S, Jensen MD, Fatty acid metabolism in the elderly: effects of DHEA and testosterone replacement in hormonally deficient men and women, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 94: 3414-3423, 2009.

Kuk JL and Ross R, Influence of sex on total and regional fat loss in overweight and obese men and women, Int J of Obese, 33: 629-634, 2009.

Leibel N, Shen W, Mao X, Punyanita M, Gallagher D, Horlick M, Shungu DC, Oberfield SE. Body Composition in Premature Adrenarche by Structural MRI, 1H MRS and DXA, Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2009 Apr;22(4):301-7.
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Mayer LE, Klein DA, Black E, Attia E, Shen W, Mao X, Shungu DC, Punyanita M, Gallagher D, Wang J, Heymsfield SB, Hirsch J, Ginsberg HN, Walsh BT. Adipose tissue distribution after weight restoration and weight maintenance in women with anorexia nervosa, American Journal Clinical Nutrition 2009 Nov ; 90 (5) : 1132 - 7.
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Modi N, Thomas EL, Uthaya SN, Umranikar S, Bell JD, Yajnik C, Whole body magnetic resonance imaging of healthy newborn infants demonstrates increased central adiposity in Asian Indians, Pediatr Res, 65 (5): 584-587, 2009.

O'Donovan G, Thomas EL, McCarthy JP, Fitzpatrick J, Durighel G, Mehta S, Morin SX, Goldstone AP, Bell JD, Fat distribution in men of different waist girth, fitness level and exercise habit, Int J Obes, 33: 1356-1362, 2009.

Saunders TJ, Davidson LE, Janiszewski PM, Despres J-P, Hudson R and Ross R, Associations of the limb fat to trunk fat ratio with markers of cardiometabolic risk in elderly men and women, J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci, 64 (10): 1066-70, 2009.

Shen W, Punyanitya M, Silva AM, Chen J, Gallagher D, Sardinha LB, Allison DB, Heymsfield SB., Sexual dimorphism of adipose tissue distribution across the lifespan: a cross-sectional whole-body magnetic resonance imaging study, Nutr Metab, 16: 17, 2009.

Sproule DM, Montes J, Montgomery M, Battista V, Koenigsberger D, Shen W, Punyanitya M, De Vivo DC, Kaufmann P. Increased fat mass and high incidence of overweight despite low body mass index in patients with spinal muscular atrophy. Neuromuscular Disorder 2009 Jun ; 19(6) : 391-6.
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Bonekamp S, Ghosh P, Crawford S, Solga SF, Horska A, Brancati FL, Diehl AM, Smith S and Clark JM, Quantitative comparison and evaluation of software packages for assessment of abdominal adipose tissue distribution by magnetic resonance imaging, Int J of Obesity, 32:100-111, 2008.

Irving BA, Davis, CK, Swift, D, Brock, DW, Barrett, EJ, Gaesser, GA, Weltman A, Effects Of Exercise Training Intensity on Abdominal Visceral Fat and Body Composition, Med Sci Sports Exerci., 40 (11): 1863-1372, NOV 2008. [PMID: 18845966]

Koutsari C, Dumesic DA, Patterson BW, Votruba SB, Jensen MD, Direct storage of free fatty acids into Subcutaneous and visceiral adipose tissue in postabsorptive women, Diabetes, 57: 1186-1194, 2008.

Koutsari C, Snozek CLH and Jensen MD, Plasma NEFA storage in adipose tissue in the posprandial state: sex-related and regional differences, Diabetologia, 51: 2041-2048, 2008.

Kuk JL, Church TS, Blair SN and Ross R, Associations between changes in abdominal and thigh muscle quantity and quality, Med Sci Sport Exerc, 40 (7): 1277-81, 2008.

Kuk JL, Kilpatrick K, Davidson LE, Hudson R and Ross R, Whole-body skeletal muscle mass is not related to glucose tolerance or insulin sensitivity in overweight and obese men and women, Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 33: 769-774, 2008.

Must A, Bandini LG, Tybor DJ, Janssen I, Ross R and Dietz WH, Behavioral risk factors in relation to visceral adipose tissue deposition in adolescent females, Int J Pediatric Obesity, 3: 28-36, 2008.

Orr JS, Gentile CL, Davy BM, Davy KP, Large artery stiffening with weight gain in humans: role of visceral fat accumulation, Hypertension, 51 (6) : 1519-24, 2008.

Rocha PM, Barata JT, Teixeira PJ, Ross R and Sardinha LB, Independent and opposite associations of hip and waist circumference with metabolic syndrome components and with inflammatory and atherothrombotic risk factors in overweight and obese women, Metabolism, 57: 1315-1322, 2008.

Santosa S, Hensrud DD, Votruba SB, Jensen MD, The influence of sex and obesity phenotype on meal fatty acid metabolism before and after weight loss, Am J Clin Nutr, 88: 1134-42, 2008.

Shen W, Chen J. Application of imaging and other noninvasive techniques in determining adipose tissue mass. Methods in Molecular Biology. 456:39-54, 2008.
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Tchoukalova YD, Koutsari C, Karpyak MV, Votruba SB, Wendland E, Jensen MD, Body Fat Distribution and Subcutaneous Adipocyte Size, Am J Clin Nutr., 87:56-63, 2008.


Basu, R., Dalla Man, C., Campioni, M., Basu, A., Nair, K.S., Jensen, M., Khosla, S., Klee, G., Toffolo, G., Cobelli, C., Rizza, R., Two years of treatment with dehydroepiandrosterone does not improve insulin secretion, insulin action, or postprandial glucose turnover in elderly men or women, Diabetes, 56:753-66, 2007.

Brian A. Irving, Judy Weltman, David Brock, Christopher Davis, Glenn Gaesset Arthur Weltman, NIH Image J and slice-O-Matic Computed Tomography Imaging Software to Quantify Soft Tissue, Obesity, 15:370-76, Feb 2007.

Bruns CM, Baum ST, Colman RJ, Dumesic DA, Eisner JR, Jensen MD, Whigham LD, Abbott DH, Prenatal androgen excess negatively impacts body fat distribution in a nonhuman primate model of polycystic ovary syndrome, Int J Obes, (Lond) 31(10):1579-85, Oct 2007.

Demerath EW, Ritter KJ, Couch WA, Rogers NL, Moreno GM, Choh A, Lee M, Remsberg K, Czerwinski SA, Chumlea WC, Siervogel RM, Towne B., Validity of a new automated software program for visceral adipose tissue estimation, Int J Obes (Lond), 31(2): 285-91, Feb 2007.

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Gentile CL, JS Orr, BM Davy and KP Davy, Cardiorespiratory Fitness Influences the Blood Pressure Response to Experimental Weight Gain, Obesity, 15(12): 3005-3012, 2007.

Gentile CL, JS Orr, BM Davy and KP Davy, Modest weight gain is associated with sympathetic neural activation in nonobese humans, Am J of Physiol (Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology), 292: R1834-R1838, 2007.

Hill AM, LaForgia J, Coates AM, Buckley JD, Howe PR., Estimating abdominal adipose tissue with DXA and anthropometry, Obesity, 15(2): 504-10, 2007.

Kuk JL, JaniszewskiPM and Ross R, Exercise, visceral adipose tissue and metabolic risk, Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports, 1: 254-264, 2007.

Kuk JL, Janiszewski PM and Ross R, Body mass index, hip and thigh circumference are negatively associated with visceral adipose tissue after control of waist circumference, Am J CLin Nutr, 85: 1540-1544, 2007.

Lear SA, Humphries KH, Kohli S, Birmingham CL., The use of BMI and waist circumference as surrogates of body fat differs by ethnicity, Obesity, 15 (11): 2817-24, 2007.

McMillan KP, Kuk JL, Church TS, Blair SN and Ross R, The Independent Associations between Liver Fat, Visceral Adipose Tissue and Metabolic Risk Factors in Men, Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 32(2): 265-72, Apr 2007.

McTiernan A, Sorensen B, Irwin ML, Morgan A, Yasui Y, Rudolph RE, Surawicz C, Lampe JW, Lampe PD, Ayub K, Potter JD., Exercise effect on weight and body fat in men and women, Obesity, 15 (6): 1496-512, 2007.

Michailidou, Z, Jensen, MD, Dumesic, D, Chapman, KE, Seckl, JR, Walker, BR, Morton NM, Omental Fat 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 is independently correlated with Fat cell Size Independently of Obesity, Obesity, 15:1155-63, 2007.

Roynette CE, Rudkowska I, Nakhasi DK, Jones PJH, Structured Medium and Long Chain Triglycerides Show Short-Term Increases in Fat Oxidation, but no Changes in Adiposity in Men, Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Disease, Mar 2007.

Santosa S, Demonty I, Lichtenstein AH, Jones PJ, Cholesterol metabolism and body composition in women: the effects of moderate weight loss, Int J Obes, 31 (6): 933-41, 2007.

Schmitz, KH, Hannan, PJ, Stovitz, S, Bryan, CJ, Warren, MG, Jensen, MD, Effect of strength training on total percent, and intra-abdominal adiposity: the strong, healthy, and empowered study, Am J Clin Nutr., 86:566-72, 2007.

Shadid, S, Kanaley JA, Sheehan, MT, Jensen, MD, Basal and insulin regulated free fatty acid and glucose metabolism in humans, Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab, 292: E1770-E1774, 2007.

Shadid, S, Koutsari, C and Jensen MD, Direct Free Fatty Acid Uptake into Human Adipocytes, Diabetes, 56:1369-1375, 2007.

Shen W, Punyanitya M, Chen J, Gallagher D, Albu J, Pi-Sunyer X, Lewis CE, Grunfeld C, Heymsfield SB, Heshka S, Visceral adipose tissue: relationships between single slice areas at different locations and obesity-related health risks, Int J Obes, 31(5): 763-9, 2007.

So PW, Yu WS, Kuo YT, Wasserfall C, Goldstone AP, Bell JD, Frost G, Impact of resistant starch on body fat patterning and central appetite regulation, PLoS One, 2(12): e1309, 2007.

Thomas EL, Potter E, Tosi I, Fitzpatrick J, Hamilton G, Amber V, Hughes R, North C, Holvoet P, Seed M, Betteridge DJ, Bell JD, Naoumova RP, Pioglitazone added to conventional lipid-lowering treatment in familial combined hyperlipidaemia improves parameters of metabolic control: relation t liver, muscle and regional body fat content, Atherosclerosis, 195 (1): e181-90, 2007.

Votruba SB, Mattison RS, Dumesic DA, Koutsari C, Jensen MD, Meal Fatty Acid Uptake in Visceral Fat in Women, Diabetes, 56:2589-97, 2007.

Yim JE, Heshka S, Albu J, Heymsfield S, Kuznia P, Harris T, Gallagher D., Intermuscular adipose tissue rivals visceral adipose tissue in independent associations with cardiovascular risk, Int J Obes, 31(9): 1400-5, 2007.


Basu R, Singh R, Basu A, Johnson CM, Rizza RA, Effect of Nutrient Ingestion on Total-Body and Splanchnic Cortisol Production in Humans, Diabetes vol 55, no. 3, 667-674, 2006.

Batterham RL, Chivers JE, Kapoor S, Heffron H, Le Roux CW, Thomas EL, Bell JD, Herzog H, Withers DJ, Role for peptide YY in protein-mediated satiation and body weight regulation, Cell Metabolism, 4(3):223-233, Sep 2006.

Church TS, Kuk JL, Ross R, Priest EL, Biltoff E, Blair SN, Association of Cardiorespiratory Fitness, Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference to Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Gastroenterology, 130:2023-2030, 2006.

Colles SL, Dixon JB, Marks P, Strauss BJ and O'Brien PE, Preoperative Weight Loss With a Very-Low_Energy Diet: Quantification of Changes in Liver and Abdominal Fat by Serial Imaging, Am Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol 84, No. 2, 304-311, August 2006.

Davidson LE, Kuk JL, Church TS, and Ross R, Protocol for Measurement of Liver Fat by Computed Tomography, J Appl Physiol, 100:864-8, 2006.

Demerath EW, Ritter KJ, Couch WA, Rogers NL, Moreno GM, Choh AC, Lee M, Remsberg K, Czerwinski SA, Chumlea WC, Siervogel RM., Towne B, Validity of a new automated software program for visceral adipose tissue estimation. International Journal of Obesity, advance online publication, 13 June 2006;

Hand JW, Li Y, Thomas EL, Rutherford MA, Hajnal JV, Prediction of specific absorption rate in mother and fetus associated with MRI examinations during pregnancy, Magn Reson Med, 55(4): 883-93, May 2006.

Gallagher D, Albu J, He Q, Heshka S, Boxt L, Krasnow N, Elia M., Small organs with a high metabolic rate explain lower resting energy expenditure in African American than in white adults, Am J Clin Nutr., 83(5) : 1062-7, May 2006.

Kim J, Shen W, Gallagher D, Jones A, Wang Z, Wang J, Heshka S, Heymsfield SB., Total-body skeletal muscle mass: estimation by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in children and adolescents, Am J Clin Nutr, 84(5) : 1014-20, Nov 2006.

Kuk JL, Church TS, Blair SN, and Ross R, Does the Measurement Site for Visceral and Abdominal Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue Alter the Associations with the Metabolic Syndrome? , Diabetes Care, 29(3): 679-684, 2006.

Kuk JL, Katzmarzyk PT, Nichaman MZ, Church TS, Blair SN, and Ross R., Visceral Fat is an Independent Predictor of All-Cause Mortality in Men, Obesity, 14(2): 336-341, Feb 2006.

Sarkar SR, Kuhlmann MK, Kotanko P, Zhu F, Heymsfield SB, Wang J, Meisels IS, Gotch FA, Kaysen GA, Levin NW., Metabolic consequences of body size and body composition in hemodialysis patients, Kidney Int., 70 (10): 1832-9, Nov 2006. Epub 2006 Oct 4.

Shen W, Punyanitya M, Chen J, Gallagher D, Albu J, Pi-Sunyer X, Lewis CE, Grunfeld C, Heshka S, Heymsfield SB., Waist Circumference Correlates with Metabolic Syndrome Indicators Better Than Percentage Fat, Obesity (Silver Spring), 14(4):727-736, Apr 2006.

Taylor J, Williams SRP, Rhys R, James P and Frenneaux M., Conjugated Linoleic Acid Impairs Endothelial Function, Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology (ATVB), 26, 307-312, 2006.

Thomas EL, Brynes AE, Hamilton G, Patel N, Spong A, Goldin RD, Frost G, Bell JD, Taylor-Robinson SD, The effect of nutritional counselling on hepatic, muscle and adipose tissue fat content and distribution in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, World J Gastroenterology, 12(36): 5813-19, 2006.

Tien PC, Benson C, Zolopa AR, Sidney S, Osmond D, Grunfeld C., The study of fat redistribution and metabolic change in HIV infection (FRAM): methods, design, and sample characteristics, Am J Epidemiol., 1; 163(9): 860-9, May 2006. Epub 2006 Mar 8.

Toffolo G, Campioni M, Basu R, Rizza RA, Cobelli C, A minimal model of insulin secretion and kinetics to assess hepatic insulin extraction, Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab, 290 (1): E169-E176, 2006.


Alvarez GE, Davy BM, Ballard TP, Beske SD, Davy KP, Weight loss increases cardiovagal baroreflex function in obese young and older men, Am. J. Physio Endocrinol Metab, 289 (4), E665-E669, 2005.

Alvarez GE, Halliwill JR, Ballard TP, Beske SD, Davy KP, Sympathetic neural regulation in endurance trained humans, Journal of Applied Physiology, 98: 498-502, 2005.

Basu R, Chandramouli V, Dicke B, Landau B, Rizza R, Obesity and type 2 diabetes impair insulin-induced suppression of glycogenolysis as well as gluconeogenesis, Diabetes, 54 (7): 1942-1948, 2005.

Basu R, Singh RJ, Basu A, Chittilapilly EG, Johnson CM, Toffolo G, Cobelli C, Rizza RA, Obesity and type 2 diabetes do not alter splanchnic cortisol production in humans, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 90 (7): 3919-3926, 2005.

Berk ES, Kovera AJ, Boozer CN, Pi-Sunyer FX, Johnson JA, Albu JB., Adiponectin levels during low- and high-fat eucaloric diets in lean and obese women, Obes Res, 13(9): 1566-71, 2005.

Beske SD, Pimentel AE, Depaulis AR, and Seals DR, Abdominal visceral fat is an independent determinant of conduit artery flow-mediated dilation in humans, FASEB J, 19 (4): 390.28, 2005.

Beske SD, Pimentel AE, Radford AG, and Seals DR, Reduced endothelium-dependent dilation with visceral obesity in humans: Insight into molecular mechanisms via endothelial cell protein expression, Obes Rev, 6 (1): 59, 2005.

Choudhury AI, Heffron H, Smith MA, Al-Qassab H, Xu AW, Selman C, Simmgen M, Clements M, Claret M, Maccoll G, Bedford DC, Hisadome K, Diakonov I, Moosajee V, Bell JD, Speakman JR, Batterham RL, Barsh GS, Ashford ML, Withers DJ., The role of insulin receptor substrate 2 in hypothalamic and beta cell function., J Clin Invest, 115 (4): 940-50, 2005.

Dalla Man C, Campioni M, Polonsky KS, Basu R, Rizza R, Toffolo G, Cobelli C Two-hour seven-sample OGTT & meal protocol: minimal model assessment of beta-cell responsivity and insulin sensitivity in nondiabetics individuals, Diabetes, 54 (11) : 3265-3273, 2005.

Dalla Man C, Caumo A, Basu R, Rizza R, Toffolo G, Cobelli C, Measurement of selective effect of insulin on glucose disposal from labeled glucose oral test minimal model, Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab, 289 (5) : E909-E914, 2005.

Gallagher D, P Kuznia, S Heshka, J Albu, S Heymsfield, B Goodpaster, M Visser, & T Harris, Adipose tissue in muscle: a novel depot similar in size to visceral adipose tissue, Am J Clin Nutr, 81 (4): 903-910, Apr 2005.

Hoffman DJ, Wang Z, Gallagher D, Heymsfield SB., Comparison of visceral adipose tissue mass in adult African Americans and whites, Obes Res., 13 (1) : 66-74, Jan 2005.

Janssen I, Ross R., Linking age-related changes in skeletal muscle mass and composition with metabolism and disease, J Nutr Health Aging, 9 (6) : 408-19, Nov-Dec 2005.

Kuk JL, Lee SJ, Heymsfield SB, Ross R. Waist Circumference and Abdominal Adipose Tissue Distribution: Influence of Age and Gender, Am J Clin Nutr, 81(6) : 1330-1334, 2005.

Lee S, Hudson R, Kilpatrick K, Graham TE, Ross R. Caffeine ingestion is associated with reductions in glucose uptake independent of obesity and type 2 diabetes before and after exercise training, Diabetes Care, 28 (3) : 566-72, Mar 2005.

Lee S, Kuk JL, Davidson LE, Hudson R, Kilpatrick K, Graham TE, Ross R. Exercise without weight loss is an effective strategy for obesity reduction in obese individuals with and without type 2 diabetes, J Appl Physiol., 99:1220-1225, 2005.

Lee SJ, Kuk JL, Katzmarzyk PT, Blair SN, Church TS, Ross R. Cardiorespiratory Fitness Attenuates Metabolic Risk Independent of Abdominal Subcutaneous and Visceral Fat in Men, Diabetes Care, 28(4) : 895-901, 2005.

Ostberg JE, Thomas EL, Hamilton G, Attar MJ, Bell JD, Conway GS. Excess visceral and hepatic adipose tissue in Turner syndrome determined by magnetic resonance imaging: estrogen deficiency associated with hepatic adipose content, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 90(5):2631-5. Epub 2005 Feb 15, May 2005.

Rasouli N, Raue U, Miles LM, Lu T, Di Gregorio GB, Elbein C, Kern PA. Pioglitazone improves insulin sensitivity through reduction in muscle lipid and redistribution of lipid into adipose tissue, Am. J. Physio Endocrinol Metab, 288, E930-E934, 2005.

Slentz CA, Aiken LB, Houmard JA, Bales CW, Johnson JL, Tanner CJ, Duscha BD and Kraus WE, Inactivity, exercise, and visceral fat. STRRIDE: a randomized, controlled study of exercise intensity and amount J Appl Physiol, 99 (4): 1613-1618, 2005.

Uranga A, Levine J, Jensen MD, Isotope Tracer Measures of Meal Fatty Acid Metabolism: Reproducibility and Effects of the Menstrual Cycle, Am J Physio Endocrinol Metab, 288: E547-E555, 2005.

Uthaya S, Thomas EL, Hamilton G, Dore CJ, Bell J, Modi N. Altered adiposity after extremely preterm birth, Pediatr Res., 57(2):211-5. Epub 2004 Dec 20, Feb. 2005.

Williams SRP, Taylor J, Whitcombe D, James P, Rhys R and Frenneaux MP, Serum adiponectin and body composition in obese men, 1st International Congress on Prediabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome, Berlin, Germany, April 13th-16th, 2005.


Alvarez GE, TP Ballard, SD Beske, KP Davy. Subcutaneous obesity is not associated with sympathetic neural activation, American Journal of Physiology: Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 287(1):H414-418, 2004.

Bradley Scott, Szumowski Jerzy and Purnell Jonathan, A Comparison between Computed Tomography and 3-Telsa Magnetic Resonance for Measuring Adipose Tissue Distribution, North American Association for the Study of Obesity's 2004 Annual Scientific Meeting, 2004.

Goodpaster BH, Stenger VA, Boada F, McKolanis T, Davis D, Ross R, and Kelley DE. Skeletal muscle lipid concentration quantified by MRI, Am J Clin Nutr, 79: 748-754, 2004.

Hays NP, Starling RD, Liu X, Sullivan DH, Trappe TA, Fluckey JD and Evans WJ, Effects of an ad libitum, low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet on body weight, body composition, and fat distribution in older men and women: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Intern Med, 164: 210-217. 2004.

He Q, Engelson ES, Wang J, Kenya S, Ionescu G, Heymsfield SB, Kotler DP., Validation of an elliptical anthropometric model to estimate visceral compartment area, Obes Res, 12(2): 250-7, 2004.

Janssen I, Baumgartner RN, Ross R, Rosenberg IH, and Roubenoff R. Skeletal muscle cutpoints associated with elevated physiological disability risk in older men and women, Am J Epidemiol, 159: 413-421, 2004.

Janssen I, Katzmarzyk PT, Ross R, Leon AS, Skinner JS, Rao DC, Wilmore JH, Rankinen, T and Bouchard C. Fitness alters the association between body mass index and waist circumference with total and abdominal fat : The HERITAGE Family Study, Obese Res , 12:525-537, 2004.

Kuk JL, Nichaman M, Church TS, Blair SN, and Ross R. Liver fat is not a marker of metabolic risk in lean premenopausal women, Metabolism , 53(8):1066-1071 ,2004.

Lee S, Janssen I, Heymsfield SB and Ross R. Relationship between whole body and regional measurements of skeletal muscle, Am J Clin Nutr, 80:1215-1221, 2004.

Lee S, Janssen I, and Ross R. Inter-individual variation in abdominal subcutaneous and visceral adipose tissue: influence of measurement site, J Appl Physiol, 97: 948-954, 2004.

McCloy U, Ryan MA, Pencharz PB, Ross R, Cunnane SC. A comparison of the metabolism of eighteen carbon 13C-unsaturated fatty acids in health humans, J Lipid Res, 45:474-485, 2004.

Potretzke AM, Schmitz KH and Jensen MD, Preventing Overestimation of Pixels in Computed Tomography Assessment of Visceral Fat, Obes. Research, Vol.12, No 10, 1698-1701, October 2004.

Ross R, Janssen I, Dawson J, Kungl A, Kuk J, Wong S, Nguyen-Duy TB, Lee S, Kilpatrick K, Hudson B. Exercise-Induced Reduction in Obesity and Insulin Resistance in Women. A Randomized Controlled Trial, Obese Res, 12(5):789-98, 2004.

Schroeder ET, Zheng L, Ong, M, Martinez, C, Flores C, Stewart Y, Azen C, Sattler FR. Effects of Androgen Therapy on Adipose Tissue and Metabolism in Older Men, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 89(10):4863-4872, 2004.

Schroeder ET, Zheng L, Qian D, Stewart Y, Flores C, Maritnez C, Azen C, M. Terk, Sattler FR. Treatment with oxandrolone and durability of effects in older men, J Appl Physiol, 96:1055-1062, 2004.

Shen W, Punyanita M, Wang ZM, Gallagher D, St-Onge M-P, Albu J, Heymsfield SB & Heshka S, Visceral Adipose Tissue: Relationships Between Single Slice Areas and Total Volume, Am J Clin Nutr, 80: 271-8, 2004.

Shen W, Punyanitya M, Wang Z, Gallagher D, St-Onge M-P, Albu J, Heymsfield SB & Heshka S, Total Body Skeletal Muscle and Adipose Tissue Volumes: Estimation from a Single Abdominal Cross-Sectional Image, Journal of Applied Physiology, 97: 2333-2338, 2004.

Song M, E Ruts, J Kim, I Janumala, S Heymsfield, & D Gallagher. Sarcopenia and increased muscle adipose tissue infiltration in elderly African-American women, Am J Clin Nutr, 79:874-880, 2004.

Wong SL, Katzmarzyk PT, Nichaman MZ, Church TS, Blair SN, and Ross R. Cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with lower abdominal fat independent of body mass index, Med Sci Sport and Exerc , 36:286-291, 2004

Woodhouse LJ, Gupta N, Bhasin M, Singh AB, Ross R, Phillips J and Bhasin S. Dose-Dependent Effects of Testosterone on Regional Adipose Tissue Distribution in Healthy Young Men, J Clin Endo Metab, 89(2):718-726, 2004.


Ardern IC., Katzmarzyk, PT., Janssen I., and Ross R. Should physicians use waist circumference in addition to body mass index to identify those at increased heath risk? Obesity Research, 11: 135-142, 2003.

Bret H. Goodpaster, Andrea Katsiaras and David E. Kelley. Enhanced Fat Oxidation Through Physical Activity Is Associated With Improvements in Insulin Sensitivity in Obesity, Diabetes, 52: pages 2191-2197, Sept. 2003.

Cuff DJ, Meneilly GS, Martin A, Ignaszewski A, Tildesley HD, Frohlich JJ, Effective exercise modality to reduce insulin resistance in women with type 2 diabetes, Diabetes Care, vol 26(11), pages 2977-2982, 2003.

Nguyen-Duy TB, Nichaman M., Church TS, Blair SN, and Ross, R. Visceral fat and liver fat are independent predictors of metabolic risk factors in men Am J Physiol, 284(6): E1065-E1072, 2003.

Ross R. Advances in the application of imaging methods in applied and clinical physiology, Acta Diabetol 40:S45-50, 2003.

Ross R and Katzmarzyk PT, Cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with diminished total and abdominal obesity independent of body mass index Int J Obesity, 27:204-210, 2003.

Solano MP, Perry AC, Wang X, Ross R, and Goldberg RB, Insulin resistance but not visceral adipose tissue is associated with plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 levels in overweight and obese premenopausal African-American women, Int J Obesity, 27: 82-87, 2003.

St-Onge M-P, Bourque C, Jones PJH, Ross R, Parsons WD. Medium-versus long-chain triglycerides for 27 days increases fat oxidation and energy expenditure without resulting in changing body composition in overweight women, Int J Obesity. 27 (1): pages 95-102, 2003.

St-Onge M-P, Jones PJH. Greater rise in fat oxidation with medium chain triglyceride consumption relative to long chain triglycerides is associated with lower initial body weight and greater loss of body weight and adipose tissue, Int J Obes Rela Metab Disord. 27(12): pages 1565-71, 2003.

St-Onge M-P, Lamarche B, Mauger J-F, Jones PJH. Consumption of a functional oil rich in phytosterols and medium chain triglyceride oil improves plasma lipid profiles in men, J Nutr. ,133 (6): pages 1815-20, 2003.

St-Onge M-P, Ross R, Parsons WD, Jones PJH. Medium-chain triglycerides increase energy expenditure and decrease adiposity in overweight men, Obes Res. 11 (3): pages 395-402, 2003.

Wang Z, Zhu S, Wang J, Pierson RN Jr, Heymsfield SB. Whole-body skeletal muscle mass: development and validation of total-body potassium prediction models, Am J Clin Nutr. 77(1): 76-82, 2003.


Alvarez, GE, SD Beske, TP Ballard, KP Davy. Sympathetic neural activation in visceral obesity, Circulation, 106: 2533-2536, 2002.

Beske SD, GE Alvarez, TP Ballard, KP Davy. Reduced cardiovagal baroreflex gain in visceral obesity: Implications for the metabolic syndrome, American Journal of Physiology 285 (Heart and Circulatory Physiology), pages H630-H635, 2002.

Hayes M, Chustek M, Wang Z, Gallagher D, Heshka S, Spungen A, Bauman W, Heymsfield SB., DXA: potential for creating a metabolic map of organ-tissue resting energy expenditure components, Obes Res, 10 (10): 969-77, 2002.

Ho, RC, KP Davy, MS Hickey, SA Summers, CL Melby. Behavioral, metabolic and molecular correlates of lower insulin sensitivity in Mexican Americans, American Journal of Physiology (Endocrinology and Metabolism), 283: E799-E808, 2002.

Kim J, Wang Z, Heymsfield SB, Baumgartner RN, Gallagher D., Total-body skeletal muscle mass: estimation by a new dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry method, Am J Clin Nutr, 76 (2) : 378-83, Aug 2002.

Janssen, I., Fortier, A., Hudson R. and Ross R. Effects of an Energy-Restrictive Diet With or Without Exercise on Abdominal Fat, Intermuscular Fat and Metabolic Risk Factors in Obese Women, Diabetes Care 25: 431-438, 2002.

Janssen I, Heymsfield SB, Allison DB, Kotler DP, and Ross R. Body mass index and waist circumference independently contribute to the prediction of non-abdominal, abdominal subcutaneous, and visceral fat, Am J Clin Nutr 75: 683-688, 2002.

Janssen I., Heymsfield, SB., and Ross, R. Low relative skeletal muscle mass (Sarcopenia) in older persons is associated with functional impairment and physical disability, J Am Geriatric Soc 50:889-896, 2002.

Janssen, I., Heymsfield, SB. and Ross, R. Application of simple anthropometry in the assessment of health risk: Implications for the Canadian physical activity, fitness and lifestyle appraisal, Cdn J Appl Physiol 27(4): 396-414, 2002.

Park YW, Heymsfield SB, Gallagher D., Are dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry regional estimates associated with visceral adipose tissue mass?, Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord, 26 (7) : 978-83, Jul 2002.

Ross, R., Aru, J. Freeman, J. Hudson, R. and Janssen I. Abdominal Adiposity and Insulin Resistance in Obese Men, Am J Physiol (Endo Metab) 282: E657-E663, 2002.

Ross R., Freeman J., Hudson R., and Janssen I. Abdominal Adiposity, Skeletal Muscle Composition and Insulin Resistance in Obese Women , J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87: 5044-5051, 2002.


Agin D, D. Gallagher, J. Wang, S. Heymsfield, RN. Pierson, D. Kotler. Effects of whey protein and resistance exercise on body cell mass, muscle strength, and quality of life in women with HIV, Aids. 15(18):2431-2440, 2001.

Cunnane, SC., Ross, R., Bannister, JL.and Jenkins DJA. B-oxidation of linoleate in obese men undergoing weight loss, Am J Clin Nutr 73: pages 709-714, 2001.

Greer, F., Hudson R., Ross R. and Graham T. Caffeine ingestion decreases glucose disposal during hyperinsulinemic euglycemic clamp in resting humans, Diabetes 50: pages 2349-2354, 2001.

Lee RC, Wang ZM, Heymsfield SB. Skeletal muscle mass and aging: Regional and whole-body measurement methods, Can J Appl Physiol., 26(1):102-22, 2001.

Park, YW, D Allison, S Heymsfield, & D Gallagher. Larger amounts of visceral adipose tissue in Asian-Americans, Obes Res. Jul;9: pages 381-387, 2001.

Ross, R., and Heymsfield SB. Sarcopenia (muscle wasting) and aging: significance of exercise, Can J Appl Physiol 26(1): pages 76-77, 2001.

Wang Z, Heo M, Lee R, Kotler D, Withers R, Heymsfield SB. Muscularity in Adult Humans: Proportion of Adipose Tissue-Free Body Mass as Skeletal Muscle, Am J Hum Biol., 13(5):612-9, 2001.


Gallagher D, Allen A, Wang Z, Heymsfield SBH, Krasnow N. Smaller Organ Tissue Mass in the Elderly Fails to Explain Lower Resting Metabolic Rate, Annals of the NY Academy of Sciences 904: pages 449-455, 2000.

Goodpaster B., Kelley D., Thaete F., He J., and Ross R. Skeletal Muscle Attenuation Determined with Computed Tomography is associated with Skeletal Muscle Lipid Content, J Appl Physiol, 89(1):104-110, 2000.

Heymsfield SB, Nunez C, Testolin C, Gallagher D. Anthropometry and methods of body composition measurement for research and field application in the elderly, Eur J Clin Nutr, 54 Suppl 3:S26-32, 2000.

Janssen, I., Heymsfield, SB., Baumgartner, RN., and Ross, R. Estimation of Skeletal Muscle Mass by Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis, J Appl Physiol 89(2): pages 465-471, 2000.

Janssen, I., Heymsfield, SB., Wang, Z., and Ross, R. Skeletal Muscle Mass and Distribution in 468 Men and Women Aged 18-88 Years, J Appl Physiol 89(1): pages 81-88, 2000.

Lee RC, Wang ZM, Heo M, Ross R, Heymsfield SB. Total-body skeletal muscle mass: development and cross-validation of anthropometric prediction models, Am J Clin Nutr 72: pages 796-803, 2000.

Morais, J.A., Ross, R., Gougeon, R., Pencharz, P., Jones, P.J.H., and Marliss, E.B. Distribution of protein turnover changes with age in humans as assessed by wholebody magnetic resonance image analysis to quantify tissue volumes ,Journal of Nutrition. 130: pages 784-791, 2000.

Perry A., Applegate, EB,. Jackson, LM., Deprima, S., Goldberg RB., Ross, R., Kempner, L., and Feldman, BB. Racial differences in visceral adipose tissue but not anthropometric markers of health-related variables, J Appl Physiol 89(2): 636-643, 2000.

Ross, R, Dagnone, D., Jones, PJH., Smith H., Paddags A., Hudson R., and Janssen, I. Reduction in obesity and related comorbid conditions after diet-induced weight loss or exercise-induced weight loss in men: A randomized controlled trail, Ann Intern Med 133(2): pages 92-103, 2000.

Ross, R., Goodpaster B., Kelley D., and Boada F. Magnetic resonance imaging in human body composition research: from quantitative to qualitative tissue measurement, Ann NY Acad Sci. 904: pages 12-18, 2000.

Ross R., Janssen I., Tremblay A. Obesity reduction through lifestyle modification, Cdn J Appl Physiol, volume 25(1), pages 1-18, 2000.

Shih R., Wang Z., Heo M., Wang W., Heymsfield SB. Lower Limb Skeletal Muscle Mass Development of Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry PredictionModel, J Appl Physiol, Vol. 89(4), pages 1380-1386, 2000.

Thong, F.S., Hudson, R., Ross, R. Jannsen, I., and Graham, T.E. Plasma leptin in moderately obese men: independent effects of weight loss and aerobic exercise leptin concentrations in obese men, Am J Physiol Endrocrinol Metab 279(2): pages E307-313, 2000.


Cunnane SC. Ross R. Bannister JL. Jenkins DJ. Magnetic resonance imaging based balance analysis of linoleate utilization during weight loss in obese humans, Lipids. volume 34 Suppl, pages S89-90, 1999.

Engelson ES, Kotler DP, Tan YX, Agin D, Wang J, Pierson RN, Heymsfield SB. Fat distribution in HIV-infected patients reporting truncal enlargement quantified by whole-body magnetic resonance imaging , Am J Clin Nutr, volume 69, pages 1162-1169, 1999.

Janssen I, m., and Ross, R. Effects of sex on the change in visceral, subcutaneous and skeletal muscle in response to weight loss, Int. J. Obesity, volume 23, pages 1035-1046, 1999.

Nunez C., Gallagher D., Grammes J., Baumgartner RN., Ross R., and Heymsfield S. Bioimpedance analysis: potential for measuring lower limb skeletal muscle, J Par Ent Nutr, volume 23(2), pages 96-103, 1999.

Rice B., Janssen I., Hudson R. and Ross R. Effects of aerobic or resistance exercise and/or diet on glucose tolerance and plasma insulin levels in obese men , Diabetes Care, volume 22(5), pages 684-691, 1999.

Ross R., and Janssen I. Is abdominal fat preferentially reduced in response to exercise-induced weight loss?, Med Sci Sport Exerc, volume 31(11), pages S568-572, 1999.


Gallagher D, Belmonte D, Deurenberg P, Wang ZM, Krasnow N, Pi-Sunyer FX, Heymsfield SB. Organ-tissue mass measurement allows modeling of REE and metabolically active tissue mass, Am J Physiol, 275(2): pages E249-E258, 1998.

Mitsiopoulous N., Baumgartner R.N., Lyons W., Heymsfield S.B., Gallagher D., and Ross R. Cadaver validation of magnetic resonance imaging and computerized tomography measurement of human skeletal muscle, J. Appl. Physiol, volume 85(1), pages 115-122, 1998.

Pietrobelli A., Gallagher D., Baumgartner R., Ross R., and Heymsfield S. Lean R valve for DXA two-compartment soft-tissue model: Influence of age and tissue or organ type, Appl. Rad. Isotopes, volume 49(5-6), pages 743-745, 1998.


Heymsfield SB, Ross R, Wang ZM, Frager D. Imaging techniques of body composition: Advantages of measurement and new uses, Emerging Technologies for Nutrition Research. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, Ch.5, pages 127-150, 1997.


Ross R. New insights into the characterization of and effects of weight loss on adipose and lean tissue distribution as measured by magnetic resonance imaging, Cdn. J. Physiol. and Pharmacol, volume 74, pages 778-785, 1996.

Ross R., Fortier L., and Hudson B. Separate Associations between visceral, subcutaneous adipose tissue distribution, insulin and glucose levels in obese women, Diabetes Care, volume 19(12), pages 1404-1409, 1996.

Ross R., Rissanen J., and Hudson R. Sensitivity associated with the identification of visceral adipose tissue levels using waist circumference in men and women: effects of weight loss, Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord , volume 20, pages 533-538, 1996.

Ross R., Rissanen J., Pedwell H., Clifford J., and Shragge P. Influence of diet and exercise on skeletal muscle, subcutaneous and visceral adipose tissue distribution in men, J. Appl. Physiol, volume 81(6), pages 2245-2255, 1996.


Ross R, Shaw KD, Rissanen J, Martel Y, de Guise J, Avruch L. Sex differences in lean adipose tissue distribution by magnetic resonance imaging : anthopometric relationships, Am. J. Clin. Nutr., volume 59, pages 1277-85, 1994.


Ross R, Leger L, Morris D, de Guise J, Guardo R., Quantification of adipose tissue by magnetic resonance imaging: relationship with anthropometric variables, J. of Applied Physiology, 72(2):787-95, 1992.


Ross R, Leger L, Guardo R, De Guise J, Pike BG.,Adipose tissue volume measured by magnetic resonance imaging and computerized tomography in rats, J. of Applied Physiology, 70(5), pages 2164-72, 1991.


R. Ross, L. Léger, R, Guardo, G.B. Pike, J. de Guise, Adipose tissue volume measured by magnetic resonance imaging and computerized tomography in rats, J. Sports Sci., volume 8: 172-73, 1990.

In Press

Chu MP, Lieffers J, Ghosh S, Belch A, Chua NS, Fontaine A, Sangha R, Turner RA, Baracos VE, Sawyer MB. Skeletal muscle density is an independent predictor of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma outcomes treated with rituximab-based chemoimmunotherapy , J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle, (In Press).
(Epub 2016 Nov 21, ahead of print. PMID: 27897411 doi: 10.1002/jcsm.12161.)

Johns N, Stretch C, Tan BH, Solheim TS, Sørhaug S, Stephens NA, Gioulbasanis I, Skipworth RJ, Deans DA, Vigano A, Ross JA, Bathe OF, Tremblay ML, Kaasa S, Strasser F, Gagnon B, Baracos VE, Damaraju S, Fearon KC. New genetic signatures associated with cancer cachexia as defined by low skeletal muscle index and weight loss, J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle, (In Press).
(Epub 2016 Aug 5, Epub ahead of print. PMID: 27897403 doi: 10.1002/jcsm.12138.)

Kaplan SJ, Pham TN, Arbabi S, Gross JA, Damodarasamy M, Bentov I, Taitsman LA, Mitchell SH, Reed MJ. Association of Radiologic Indicators of Frailty With 1-Year Mortality in Older Trauma Patients: Opportunistic Screening for Sarcopenia and Osteopenia. JAMA Surg. (In Press).
(Epub: 2016 Dec 28 :e164604. PMID: 28030710 doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.4604.)

Narasimhan A, Ghosh S, Stretch C, Greiner R, Bathe OF, Baracos V, Damaraju S. Small RNAome profiling from human skeletal muscle: novel miRNAs and their targets associated with cancer cachexia, J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle, (In Press).
(Epub 2017 Jan 6, ahead of print. PMID: 28058815 doi: 10.1002/jcsm.12168)

Sjøblom B, Benth JS, Grønberg BH, Baracos VE, Sawyer MB, Fløtten Ø, Hjermstad MJ, Aass N, Jordhøy M. Drug Dose Per Kilogram Lean Body Mass Predicts Hematologic Toxicity From Carboplatin-Doublet Chemotherapy in Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer, Clin Lung Cancer, (In Press).
(Epub: 2016 Oct 5, Epub ahead of print. PMID: 27825639 pii: S1525-7304(16)30234-0. doi: 10.1016/j.cllc.2016.09.008).

van Vugt JL, Levolger S, Gharbharan A, Koek M, Niessen WJ, Burger JW, Willemsen SP, de Bruin RW, IJzermans JN., A comparative study of software programmes for cross-sectional skeletal muscle and adipose tissue measurements on abdominal computed tomography scans of rectal cancer patients., J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle, (In Press).
(Epub: 2016 Nov 22, Epub ahead of print. PMID: 27897414 doi: 10.1002/jcsm.12158.)


Heffler MA, Le LQ, Xi Y, Chhabra A. Tumor segmentation of whole-body magnetic resonance imaging in neurofibromatosis type 1 patients: tumor burden correlates. Skeletal Radiol. 46(1):93-99, Jan 2017.
(Epub 2016 Nov 4. PMID: 27815599 doi: 10.1007/s00256-016-2522-4.)

Roeland EJ, Ma JD, Nelson SH, Seibert T, Heavey S, Revta C, Gallivan A, Baracos VE. Weight loss versus muscle loss: re-evaluating inclusion criteria for future cancer cachexia interventional trials. Support Care Cancer. 25(2):365-369, Feb 2017.
(Epub: 2016 Sep 15. PMID: 27628947 doi: 10.1007/s00520-016-3402-0).


Ali R, Baracos VE, Sawyer MB, Bianchi L, Roberts S, Assenat E, Mollevi C, Senesse P. Lean body mass as an independent determinant of dose-limiting toxicity and neuropathy in patients with colon cancer treated with FOLFOX regimens. Cancer Med. 2016 Apr;5(4):607-16, Apr 2016.
(Epub: 2016 Jan 27. PMID: 26814378 doi: 10.1002/cam4.621).

Cespedes Feliciano EM, Kroenke CH, Meyerhardt JA, Prado CM, Bradshaw PT, Dannenberg AJ, Kwan MarilynL, Xiao J, Quesenberry C, Weltzien EK, Castillo AL, Caan BJ Metabolic Dysfunction, Obesity, and Survival Among Patients With Early-Stage Colorectal Cancer. J Clin Oncol, 34(30), 3664-3671, Oct 2016.
(Epub 2016 Sep 6. PMID: 27601537 PMCID: PMC5065112 DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2016.67.4473).

Chemama S, Bayar MA, Lanoy E, Ammari S, Stoclin A, Goéré D, Elias D, Raynard B, Antoun S. Sarcopenia is Associated with Chemotherapy Toxicity in Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Surgery with Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Peritoneal Carcinomatosis from Colorectal Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 23(12):3891-3898, Nov 2016. ,br /> (Epub 2016 Jun 28. PubMed PMID: 27352205. DOI: 10.1245/s10434-016-5360-7.)

Chemama S, Raynard B, Antoun S. Impact of cancer muscle mass loss on anticancer treatment toxicities. Bull Cancer. 103(9):786-93, Sep 2016.
(Epub 2016 May 17. PMID: 27206822. doi: 10.1016/j.bulcan.2016.04.002. Review. French. )

Dahya V, Xiao J, Prado CM, Burroughs P, McGee D, Silva AC, Hurt JE, Mohamed SG, Noel T, Batchelor W, Computed tomography–derived skeletal muscle index: A novel predictor of frailty and hospital length of stay after transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Am Heart J., 182, 21-27, Dec 2016.
(Epub 2016 Sep 12. PMID: 27914496 DOI: 10.1016/j.ahj.2016.08.016)

Dunn MA, Josbeno DA, Schmotzer AR, Tevar AD, DiMartini AF, Landsittel DP, Delitto A. The gap between clinically assessed physical performance and objective physical activity in liver transplant candidates. Liver Transpl. 22(10):1324-32, Oct 2016.
(PMID: 27348200 doi: 10.1002/lt.24506.)

Ebadi M, Baracos VE, Bathe OF, Robinson LE, Mazurak VC. Loss of visceral adipose tissue precedes subcutaneous adipose tissue and associates with n-6 fatty acid content. Clin Nutr. 35(6):1347-1353, Dec 2016.
(Epub: 2016 Feb 24. PMID: 26972089 doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2016.02.014).

Gyawali B, Shimokata T, Honda K, Kondoh C, Hayashi N, Yoshino Y, Sassa N, Nakano Y, Gotoh M, Ando Y. Muscle wasting associated with the long-term use of mTOR inhibitors., Mol Clin Oncol. 5(5):641-646, Nov 2016.
(Epub 2016 Sep 13. PMID: 27900103 PMCID: PMC5103886 DOI: 10.3892/mco.2016.1015)

Hayashi N, Ando Y, Gyawali B, Shimokata T, Maeda O, Fukaya M, Goto H, Nagino M, Kodera Y. Low skeletal muscle density is associated with poor survival in patients who receive chemotherapy for metastatic gastric cancer, Oncol Rep. 35(3):1727-31, Mar 2016.
(Epub 2015 Dec 8. PMID: 26648321 doi: 10.3892/or.2015.4475).

Kazemi-Bajestani SM, Mazurak VC, Baracos V. Computed tomography-defined muscle and fat wasting are associated with cancer clinical outcomes. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 54:2-10, Jun 2016.
(Epub: 2015 Sep 3. PMID: 26343952 doi: 10.1016/j.semcdb.2015.09.001. Review.)

Looijaard WG, Dekker IM, Stapel SN, Girbes AR, Twisk JW, Oudemans-van Straaten HM, Weijs PJ. Skeletal muscle quality as assessed by CT-derived skeletal muscle density is associated with 6-month mortality in mechanically ventilated critically ill patients. Crit Care. 20(1):386, Dec 1 2016.
(PMID: 27903267 PMCID: PMC5131531 DOI: 10.1186/s13054-016-1563-3)

Montano-Loza AJ, Angulo P, Meza-Junco J, Prado CM, Sawyer MB, Beaumont C, Esfandiari N, Ma M, Baracos VE. Sarcopenic obesity and myosteatosis are associated with higher mortality in patients with cirrhosis. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 7(2):126-35, May 2016. (Epub: 2015 Jun 9. PMID: 27493866 doi: 10.1002/jcsm.12039).

Parsons HA, Baracos VE, Hong DS, Abbruzzese J, Bruera E, Kurzrock R. The effects of curcumin (diferuloylmethane) on body composition of patients with advanced pancreatic cancer. Oncotarget. 7(15):20293-304, Apr 12 2016.
(PMID: 2693412 PMCID: PMC4991455 doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.7773).

Popuri K, Cobzas D, Esfandiari N, Baracos V, Jägersand M. Body Composition Assessment in Axial CT Images Using FEM-Based Automatic Segmentation of Skeletal Muscle. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 35(2):512-20, Feb 2016.
(Epub: 2015 Sep 22. PMID: 26415164 doi: 10.1109/TMI.2015.2479252).

Sjøblom B, Grønberg BH, Wentzel-Larsen T, Baracos VE, Hjermstad MJ, Aass N, Bremnes RM, Fløtten Ø, Bye A, Jordhøy M. Skeletal muscle radiodensity is prognostic for survival in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer. Clin Nutr. 2016 Dec;35(6):1386-1393, Dec 2016.
(Epub: PMID: 27102408 doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2016.03.010).

Sinelnikov A, Qu C, Fetzer DT, Pelletier JS, Dunn MA, Tsung A, Furlan A. Measurement of skeletal muscle area: Comparison of CT and MR imaging. Eur J Radiol. 85(10):1716-21, Oct 2016.
(Epub 2016 Jul 16. PMID: 27666607 doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2016.07.006. )


Antoun S, Bayar A, Ileana E, Laplanche A, Fizazi K, di Palma M, Escudier B, Albiges L, Massard C, Loriot Y. High subcutaneous adipose tissue predicts the prognosis in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer patients in post chemotherapy setting. Eur J Cancer. 51(17):2570-7, Nov 2015.
(Epub 2015 Aug 13. PMID: 26278649. doi:10.1016/j.ejca.2015.07.042.)

Arrieta O, De la Torre-Vallejo M, López-Macías D, Orta D, Turcott J, Macedo-Pérez EO, Sánchez-Lara K, Ramírez-Tirado LA, Baracos VE. Nutritional Status, Body Surface, and Low Lean Body Mass/Body Mass Index Are Related to Dose Reduction and Severe Gastrointestinal Toxicity Induced by Afatinib in Patients With Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Oncologist. 20(8):967-74, Aug 2015.
(Epub: 2015 Jul 14. PMID: 26173839 doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2015-0058).

Chu MP, Lieffers J, Ghosh S, Belch AR, Chua NS, Fontaine A, Sangha R, Turner AR, Baracos VE, Sawyer MB. Skeletal muscle radio-density is an independent predictor of response and outcomes in follicular lymphoma treated with chemoimmunotherapy. PLoS One. 10(6):e0127589, Jun 1 2015.
(PMID: 26030144 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0127589).

Chu MP, McCaw L, Stretch C, Butts C, Hanson J, Kuzma M, Damaraju VL, Baracos VE, Sawyer MB. Development of a new equation to estimate creatinine clearance in cancer patients. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 76(1):117-24, Jul 2015.
(Epub: 2015 May 19. PMID: 25986679 doi: 10.1007/s00280-015-2777-9).

Cooper AB, Slack R, Fogelman D, Holmes HM, Petzel M, Parker N, Balachandran A, Garg N, Ngo-Huang A, Varadhachary G, Evans DB, Lee JE, Aloia T, Conrad C, Vauthey JN, Fleming JB, Katz MH. Characterization of Anthropometric Changes that Occur During Neoadjuvant Therapy for Potentially Resectable Pancreatic Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 22(7):2416-23, Jul 2015.
(Epub 2014 Dec 18. PMID: 25519927 doi: 10.1245/s10434-014-4285-2. )

Looijaard WG, Stapel SN, Remmelzwaal S, Dekker IM, Weijs PJ, Oudemans-van Straaten HM, OR006: The Relationship Between Bia- and CT-Derived Muscle Mass in Critically Ill Patients, Clin Nutr, Volume 34, Supplement 1, Page S2, Sep 2015.
(doi: 10.1016/S0261-5614(15)30103-5)

Loumaye A, de Barsy M, Nachit M, Lause P, Frateur L, van Maanen A, Trefois P, Gruson D, Thissen JP, Role of Activin A and Myostatin in Human Cancer Cachexia, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 100(5):2030–2038, May 2015.
(Epub 2015 Mar 9. PMID: 25751105 doi: 10.1210/jc.2014-4318.)

Montano-Loza AJ, Duarte-Rojo A, Meza-Junco J, Baracos VE, Sawyer MB, Pang JX, Beaumont C, Esfandiari N, Myers RP. Inclusion of Sarcopenia Within MELD (MELD-Sarcopenia) and the Prediction of Mortality in Patients With Cirrhosis. Clin Transl Gastroenterol. 6:e102, Jul 16 2015.
(PMID: 26181291 doi: 10.1038/ctg.2015.31).

Sjøblom B, Grønberg BH, Benth JŠ, Baracos VE, Fløtten Ø, Hjermstad MJ, Aass N, Jordhøy M. Low muscle mass is associated with chemotherapy-induced haematological toxicity in advanced non-small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 90(1):85-91, Oct 2015.
(Epub: 2015 Jul 9. PMID: 26198373 doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2015.07.001).


Antoun S, Lanoy E, Albiges-Sauvin L, Escudier B. Clinical implications of body composition assessment by computed tomography in metastatic renal cell carcinoma. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 14(3):279-88, Mar 2014.
(Epub 2014 Jan 9 PMID: 24405390. doi: 10.1586/14737140.2013.866040. Review.)

Aubrey J, Esfandiari N, Baracos VE, Buteau FA, Frenette J, Putman CT, Mazurak VC. Measurement of skeletal muscle radiation attenuation and basis of its biological variation. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 210(3):489-97, Mar 2014.
(PMID: 24393306 doi: 10.1111/apha.12224. Review.)

Barret M, Antoun S, Dalban C, Malka D, Mansourbakht T, Zaanan A, Latko E, Taieb J. Sarcopenia is linked to treatment toxicity in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer. Nutr Cancer. 66(4):583-9, 2014.
(Epub 2014 Apr 7. PMID: 24707897. doi: 10.1080/01635581.2014.894103. )

Cousin S, Hollebecque A, Koscielny S, Mir O, Varga A, Baracos VE, Soria JC, Antoun S., Low skeletal muscle is associated with toxicity in patients included in phase I trials, Invest New Drugs. 32(2):382-7, Apr 2014.
(Epub 2013 Dec 17. PMID: 24343673. doi: 10.1007/s10637-013-0053-6.)

Du Y, Karvellas CJ, Baracos V, Williams DC, Khadaroo RG; Acute Care and Emergency Surgery (ACES) Group.. Sarcopenia is a predictor of outcomes in very elderly patients undergoing emergency surgery. Surgery. 156(3):521-7, Sep 2014.
(Epub: 2014 Jun 12. PMID: 24929435 doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2014.04.027).

Esfandiari N, Ghosh S, Prado CM, Martin L, Mazurak V, Baracos VE. Age, Obesity, Sarcopenia, and Proximity to Death Explain Reduced Mean Muscle Attenuation in Patients with Advanced Cancer. J Frailty Aging. 3(1):3-8, 2014.
(PMID: 27049818 doi: 10.14283/jfa.2014.1).

Fogelman DR, Holmes H, Mohammed K, Katz MH, Prado CM, Lieffers J, Garg N, Varadhachary GR, Shroff R, Overman MJ, Garrett C, Wolff RA, Javle M. Does IGFR1 inhibition result in increased muscle mass loss in patients undergoing treatment for pancreatic cancer? J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 5(4):307-13, Dec 2014.
(Epub 2014 Apr 17. PMID: 24740741 PMCID: PMC4248412 doi: 10.1007/s13539-014-0145-y. )

Montano-Loza AJ, Meza-Junco J, Baracos VE, Prado CM, Ma M, Meeberg G, Beaumont C, Tandon P, Esfandiari N, Sawyer MB, Kneteman N. Severe muscle depletion predicts postoperative length of stay but is not associated with survival after liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 20(6):640-8, Jun 2014.
(Epub: 2014 Mar 26. PMID: 24678005 doi: 10.1002/lt.23863).

Müller MJ, Baracos V, Bosy-Westphal A, Dulloo AG, Eckel J, Fearon KC, Hall KD, Pietrobelli A, Sørensen TI, Speakman J, Trayhurn P, Visser M, Heymsfield SB. Functional body composition and related aspects in research on obesity and cachexia: report on the 12th Stock Conference held on 6 and 7 September 2013 in Hamburg, Germany. Obes Rev. 15(8):640-56, Aug 2014.
(Epub: 2014 May 18. PMID: 24835453 doi: 10.1111/obr.12187. Review.)

Prado CM, Baracos VE, Xiao J, Birdsell L, Stuyckens K, Park YC, Parekh T, Sawyer MB. The association between body composition and toxicities from the combination of Doxil and trabectedin in patients with advanced relapsed ovarian cancer. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 39(6):693-8, Jun 2014.
(Epub: 2014 Jan 23. PMID: 24869973 doi: 10.1139/apnm-2013-0403).

Weijs PJ, Looijaard WG, Dekker IM, Stapel SN, Girbes AR, Oudemans-van Straaten HM, Beishuizen A. Low skeletal muscle area is a risk factor for mortality in mechanically ventilated critically ill patients. Crit Care. 18(2):R12, Jan 13 2014.
(PMID: 24410863 PMCID: PMC4028783 doi: 10.1186/cc13189.)


Antoun S, Borget I, Lanoy E. Impact of sarcopenia on the prognosis and treatment toxicities in patients diagnosed with cancer. , Curr Opin Support Palliat Care. 7(4):383-9, Dec 2013.
(PMID:24189893. doi: 10.1097/SPC.0000000000000011.)

Antoun S, Lanoy E, Iacovelli R, Albiges-Sauvin L, Loriot Y, Merad-Taoufik M, izazi K, di Palma M, Baracos VE, Escudier B., Skeletal muscle density predicts prognosis in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated with targeted therapies, Cancer, 119 (18) : 3377-84, 15 Sep 2013.
(Epub 2013 Jun 25. PubMed PMID: 23801109. doi: 10.1002/cncr.28218. )

Baracos V, Kazemi-Bajestani SM., Clinical outcomes related to muscle mass in humans with cancer and catabolic illnesses, Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2013 Oct;45(10):2302-8, Oct 2013.
(Epub 2013 Jun 29. PubMed PMID: 23819995. doi: 10.1016/j.biocel.2013.06.016.)

Di Sebastiano K, Yang L, Zbuk K, Wong R, Chow T, Koff D, Moran G, Mourtzakis M, Accelerated muscle and adipose tissue loss may predict survival in pancreatic cancer patients: the relationship to diabetes and anemia, British Journal of Nutrition, 109 (2): 302-12, 28 Jan 2013.
(Epub 2012 Jul 4. PubMed PMID: 23021109. doi: 10.1017/S0007114512001067.)

Fearon K, Arends J, Baracos V., Understanding the mechanisms and treatment options in cancer cachexia, Nat Rev Clin Oncol., 10 (2) : 90-9, Feb 2013.
(Epub 2012 Dec 4. Review. PubMed PMID: 23207794. doi: 10.1038/nrclinonc.2012.209. )

Martin L, Birdsell L, MacDonald N, Reiman T, Clandinin MT, McCargar L, Murphy R, Ghosh S, Sawyer MB, Baracos VE., Cancer cachexia in the age of obesity: skeletal muscle wasting is a powerful prognostic factor, independent of body mass index, J Clin Oncol., 31(12) : 1539-47, 20 Apr 2013.
(Epub 2013 Mar 25. PMID: 23530101. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2012.45.2722)

Massicotte MH, Borget I, Broutin S, Baracos VE, Leboulleux S, Baudin E, Paci A, Deroussent A, Schlumberger M, Antoun S., Body composition variation and impact of low skeletal muscle mass in patients with advanced medullary thyroid carcinoma treated with vandetanib: results from a placebo-controlled study, J Clin Endocrinol Metab., 98(6): 2401 - 8, Jun 2013.
(Epub 2013 Mar 29. PubMed PMID: 23543666. doi: 10.1210/jc.2013-1115. )

Meza-Junco J, Montano-Loza AJ, Baracos VE, Prado CM, Bain VG, Beaumont C, Esfandiari N, Lieffers JR, Sawyer MB. Sarcopenia as a prognostic index of nutritional status in concurrent cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. J Clin Gastroenterol, 47(10) : 861-70, Nov-Dec 2013.
(PMID: 23751844. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0b013e318293a825.)

Moisey LL, Mourtzakis M, Cotton BA, Premji T, Heyland DK, Wade CE, Bulger E, Kozar RA., Skeletal muscle mass predicts ventilator-free days, ICU-free days, and mortality in elderly ICU patients, Critical Care. 17(5):R206, 2013.
(PMID: 24050662. doi:10.1186/cc12901).

Prado CM, Lieffers JR, Bowthorpe L, Baracos VE, Mourtzakis M, McCargar LJ. Sarcopenia and physical function in overweight patients with advanced cancer. Can J Diet Pract Res. 74(2):69-74, Summer 2013.
(PMID: 23750978. doi: 10.3148/74.2.2013.69)

Prado CMM, Maia YL, Ormsbee M, Sawyer MB, Baracos VE., Assessment of Nutritional Status in Cancer - The Relationship between Body Composition and Pharmacokinetics, Anticancer Agents Med Chem., 13 (8) : 1197-203, Oct 2013.
(Epub 2013 Aug 6. PMID: 23919745. DOI: 10.2174/18715206113139990322 )

Prado CM, Sawyer MB, Ghosh S, Lieffers JR, Esfandiari N, Antoun S and Baracos VE, Central tenet of cancer cachexia therapy: do patients with advanced cancer have exploitable anabolic potential?, Am J Clin Nutr, 98(4): 1012-9, Oct 2013.
(Epub 2013 Aug 21. PMID: 23966429. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.113.060228).

Thoresen L, Frykholm G, Lydersen S, Ulveland H, Baracos V, Prado CM, Birdsell L, Falkmer U., Nutritional status, cachexia and survival in patients with advanced colorectal carcinoma. Different assessment criteria for nutritional status provide unequal results, Clin Nutr., Volume 32, Issue 1 , Pages 65-72, Feb 2013.
EPub 2012 Jun 11. PubMed PMID: 22695408. doi:10.1016/j.clnu.2012.05.009).

Veasey Rodrigues H, Baracos VE, Wheler JJ, Parsons HA, Hong DS, Naing A, Fu S, Falchoock G, Tsimberidou AM, Piha-Paul S, Chisholm G, Kurzrock R., Body composition and survival in the early clinical trials setting, Eur J Cancer. 2013 Oct;49(15):3068-75, Oct 2013.
(Epub 2013 Jul 15. PubMed PMID: 23867127. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2013.06.026.)


Barret M, Dalban C, Taieb J, Malka D, Mansourbakht T, Latko E, Antoun S, Effect of cancer cachexia on treatment toxicity in metastatic colorectal cancer patients: Results of a prospective multicenter study, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings (Post-Meeting Edition), Vol 30, No 15_suppl (May 20 Supplement), Abstract 9026, 2012.

Beneck GJ, Kulig K. Multifidus atrophy is localized and bilateral in active persons with chronic unilateral low back pain. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 93(2):300-6, Feb 2012.
(PMID: 22289241 doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2011.09.017.)

Lanoy E, Antoun S, Iacovelli R, Albiges L, Loriot Y, Merad M, Fizazi K, Di Palma M, Baracos VE, Escudier BJ, Prognostic role of body composition parameters in renal cell carcinoma (RCC), Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings (Post-Meeting Edition), Vol 30, No 15_suppl (May 20 Supplement), Abstract 4621, 2012.

Massicotte M-H, Borget I, Leboulleux S, Baudin E, Baracos VE, Mansouriah M, Schlumberger M, Antoun S, Effects of vandetanib on body composition in patients with advanced medullary thyroid carcinomas: Results from a placebo-controlled study, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings (Post-Meeting Edition), Vol 30, No 15_suppl (May 20 Supplement), Abstract 5569, 2012.

Murphy RA, Bureyko TF, Mourtzakis M, Chu QS, Clandinin MT, Reiman T, Mazurak VC, Abberations in plasma phospholipid fatty acids in non-small cell lung cancer patients, Lipids, 47(4): 363-369, 2012.
Epub 2011 Dec 10. PubMed PMID: 22160451 . doi:10.1007/s11745-011-3641-2)

Parsons HA, Baracos VE, Dhillon N, Hong DS, Kurzrock R., Body composition, symptoms, and survival in advanced cancer patients referred to a phase I service, PLoS One, 7(1) : e29330, 2012.
Epub 2012 Jan 3. PubMed PMID: 22235285. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0029330).

Parsons HA, Tsimberidou AM, Pontikos M, Fu S, Hong D, Wen S, Baracos VE, Kurzrock R., Evaluation of the clinical relevance of body composition parameters in patients with cancer metastatic to the liver treated with hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy, Nutr Cancer, 64 (2) : 206-217, 2012.
Epub 2012 Jan 9. PubMed PMID: 22229660. doi:10.1080/01635581.2012.638433)

Prado CM, Bekaii-Saab T, Doyle LA, Shrestha S, Ghosh S, Baracos VE, Sawyer MB., Skeletal muscle anabolism is a side effect of therapy with the MEK inhibitor: selumetinib in patients with cholangiocarcinoma, Br J Cancer, 106, 1583-1586, May 2012.
(Epub ahead of print. PubMed PMID: 22510747 doi:10.1038/bjc.2012.144.)

Prado CM, Lieffers JR, Bergsten G, Mourtzakis M, Baracos VE, Reiman T, Sawyer MB. McCargar LJ., Dietary patterns of patients with advanced lung or colorectal cancer, Can J Diet Pract Res, 73 (4) : e298-303, Winter 2012.
(PMID: 23217447.)

Stretch C, Eastman T, Mandal R, Eisner R, Wishart DS, Mourtzakis M, Prado CM, Damaraju S, Ball RO, Greiner R, Baracos VE., Prediction of skeletal muscle and fat mass in patients with advanced cancer using a metabolomic approach, J Nutr. 142 (1) : 14-21, Jan 2012.
(Epub 2011 Dec 7. PubMed PMID: 22157537. doi: 10.3945/?jn.111.147751)


Dodson S, Baracos VE, Jatoi A, Evans WJ, Cella D, Dalton JT, Steiner MS., Muscle wasting in cancer cachexia: clinical implications, diagnosis, and emerging treatment strategies, Annu Rev Med, 62 : 265-79, 2011.
(PubMed PMID: 20731602doi: 10.1146/annurev-med-061509-131248)

Murphy RA, Mourtzakis M, Chu QS, Baracos VE, Reiman T, Mazurak VC. , Nutritional intervention with fish oil provides a benefit over standard of care for weight and skeletal muscle mass in patients with nonsmall cell lung cancer receiving chemotherapy, Cancer., 117 (8) : 1775-82, 15 Apr 2011.
(Epub 2011 Feb 28. PubMed PMID: 21360698. doi: 10.1002/cncr.25709)

Murphy R, Mourtzakis M, Chu QS, Baracos VE, Reiman T, Mazurak VC, Supplementation with fish oil increases first-line chemotherapy efficacy in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer, Cancer, 117(16): 3774-80, 2011.
(Epub 2011 Feb 15. PubMed PMID: 21328326. doi: 10.1002/cncr.25933)

Prado CM, Antoun S, Sawyer MB, Baracos VE, Two faces of drug therapy in cancer: drug-related lean tissue loss and its adverse consequences to survival and toxicity, Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. 14 (3) : 250-4, May 2011.
(PMID: 21415735. doi: 10.1097/MCO.0b013e3283455d45.)

Prado CM, Lima IS, Baracos VE, Bies RR, McCargar LJ, Reiman T, Mackey JR, Kuzma M, Damaraju VL, Sawyer MB, An exploratory study of body composition as a determinant of epirubicin pharmacokinetics and toxicity, Cancer Chemother Pharmacol, 67 (1) : 93-101, Jan 2011.
(Epub 2010 Mar 5. PubMed PMID: 20204364. doi: 10.1007/s00280-010-1288-y)


Antoun S, Baracos VE, Birdsell L, Escudier B and Sawyer MB, Low body mass index and sarcopenia associated with dose-limiting toxicity of sorafenib in patients with reral cell carcinoma, Annals of Oncology, 21 (8): 1594-1598, 2010.
(Epub 2010 Jan 20. PubMed PMID: 20089558. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdp605)

Antoun S, Birdsell L, Sawyer MB, Venner P, Escudier B and Baracos VE, Association of skeletal muscle wasting with treatment with sorafenib in patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma: results from a placebo-controlled study, Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol 28, no 6: 1054-1060, 2010.
(Epub 2010 Jan 19. PubMed PMID: 20085939. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2009.24.9730)

Baracos VE, Reiman T, Mourtzakis M, Gioulbasanis I, Antoun S, Body composition in patients with non-small cell lung cancer: a contemporary view of cancer cachexia with the use of computed tomography image analysis, Am J Clin Nutr, 91 (4) : 1133S-1137S, Apr 2010.
(Epub 2010 Feb 17. PubMed PMID: 20164322. doi: 10.3945/?ajcn.2010.28608C)

Murphy RA, Mourtzakis M, Chu QS, Reiman T, Clandinin MT, Mazurak VC, Skeletal muscle depletion is associated with reduced plasma n-3 fatty acids in non-small cell lung cancer patients, Journal of Nutrition, 140(9) : 1602-6, 2010.

Murphy RA, Wilke MS, Perrine M, Pawlowicz M, Mourtzakis M, Lieffers JR, Maneshgar M, Bruera E, Clandinin MT, Baracos VE, Mazurak VC, Loss of adipose tissue and plasma phospholipids: Relationship to survival in advanced cancer patients, Clin Nutr, Volume 29, Issue 4: 482-487, 2010.


Liffers JR, Mourtzakis M, Hall KD, McCargar LJ, Prado CMM and Baracos V, A viscerally driven cachexia syndrome in patients with advanced colorectal cancer: contributions of organ and tumor mass to whole-body energy demands, Am J Clin Nutr, 89: 1173-9, 2009.

Oeffinger KC, Adams-Huet B, Victor RG, Church TS, Snell PG, Dunn AL, Eshelman-Kent DA, Ross R, Janiszewski PM, Turoff AJ, Brooks S, Vega GL, Insulin resistance and risk factors for cardiovasvular disease in young adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukimia, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 27: 3698-3704. 2009.

Prado CMM, Baracos VE, McCargar LJ, Reiman T, Mourtzakis M, Tonkin K, Mackay JR, Koski S, Pituskin E and Sawyer MB, Sarcopenia as a determinant of chemotherapy toxicity and time to tumor progression in metastatic breast cancer patients receiving capecitabine treatment, Clin Cancer Res, 15 (8) : 2920-2926, Apr 2009.

Prado CM, Birdsell LA and Baracos VE, The emerging role of computerized tomography in assessing cancer cachexia, Curr Opin Support Palliat Care, 3 (4): 269-75, Dec 2009.

Tan BH, Birdsell LA, Martin L, Baracos VE, Fearon KC, Sarcopenia in an overweight or obese patient is an adverse prognostic factor in pancreatic cancer, Clin Cancer Res, 15 (22) : 6973-9, Nov 2009.


Mourtzakis M, Prado CMM, Lieffers JR, Reiman T, McCargar LJ and Baracos V, A practical and precise approach to quantification of body composition in cancer patients using computed tomography images acquired during routine care, Appl Physiol Nutr Metab, 33 : 997-1006, 2008.


Janiszewski PM, Oeffinger KC, Church RS, Dunn AL, Eshelman DA, Victor RC, Brooks S, Turoff AJ, Sinclair E, Murray JC, Bashore L and Ross R, Abdominal obesity, liver fat and muscle composition in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukimia, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 92: 3816-3821, 2007.

Prado CMM, Baracos VE, McCargar LJ, Mourtzakis M, Mulder KE, Reiman T, Butts CA, Scarfe AG and Sawyer MB, Body Composition as an Independent Determinant of 5-Fluorouracil - Based Chemotherapy Toxicity, Clin Cancer Res, 13(11):3264-3268, June 2007.

Wieland BM, Stewart GD, Skipworth RJE, Sangster K, Fearon KCH, Ross JA, Reiman TJ, Easaw J, Mourtzakis M, Kumar V, Pak BJ, Calder K, Filippatos G, Kremastinos DT, Palcic M and Baracos VE, Is There a Human Homologue to the Murine Proteolysis-Inducing Factor? Clin Cancer Res, 13(17):4984-4992, September 2007.


Liao TC, Young N, Ho KY, Farrokhi S., Powers C.M. Femur Rotation Increases Patella Cartilage Stress in Females with Patellofemoral Pain, Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 47(9):1775-80, Sep 2015.
(PMID: 25606814 doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000617)


Gervais J, Périé D, Aubin CE. Sensitivity of MRI signal distribution within the intervertebral disc to image segmentation and data normalisation , Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 17(12):1383-90, 2014.
(Epub 2013 Feb 22. PMID: 23432015 doi: 10.1080/10255842.2012.748756)

Ho KY, Keyak J.H., Powers C.M. Comparison of patella bone strain between females with and without patellofemoral pain: a finite element analysis study. J Biomech. 47(1):230-236, Jan 2014.
(Epub 2013 Oct 15. PMID: 24188973 doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2013.09.010)


Fregly B.J, Besier TF, Lloyd DG, Delp SL, Banks SA, Pandy MG, and D'Lima DD, Grand challenge competition to predict in vivo knee loads, Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 30, 503-513, Apr 2012.
(Epub 2011 Dec 12. PubMed PMID: 22161745. doi: 10.1002/jor.22023).

Gervais J, Périé D, Parent S, Labelle H and Aubin CE, MRI signal distribution within the intervertebral disc as a biomarker of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and spondylolisthesis , BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 13 : 239, 3 Dec 2012.
(PMID: 23206365. doi:10.1186/1471-2474-13-239)

Sins L, Tetreault P, Petit Y, Nuno N, Billuart F, Hagemeister N, Effect of glenoid implant design on glenohumeral stability: An experimental study , Clin Biomech, Volume 27, Issue 8, Pages 782–788, October 2012.
(Epub 2012 May 23. PubMed PMID: 22626997. doi:10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2012.04.010)


Tetreault P, Nuno N, Hagemeister N, Passive contribution of the rotator cuff to abduction and joint stability , Journal Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy, 33 (9) : 767-73, Nov 2011.
(EPub 2011 May 11. PubMed PMID: 21559985. doi: 10.1007/s00276-011-0807-9).


El-Rich M, Villemure I, Labelle H, Aubin CE, Mechanical loading effects on isthmic spondylolytic lumbar segment: finite element modelling using a personalised geometry , Comput Methods Biomech Engin, 12(1): 13-23, 2009.

Hamai S, Moro-Oka TA, Miura H, Shimoto T, Higaki H, Fregly BJ, Iwamoto Y, Banks SA, Knee kinematics in medial osteoarthritis during in vivo weight-bearing activities , J Orthop Res, 27 (12): 1555-61, Dec 2009.


Moro-oka, T., Hamai, S., Miura, H., Shimoto, T., Higaki, H., Fregly, B.J., Iwamoto, Y., and Banks, S. Dynamic Activity Dependence of In Vivo Normal Knee Kinematics , Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 26 (4), 428-434, 2008.

Schmid EC, Aubin CE, Moreau A, Sarwark J, Parent S, A novel fusionless vertebral physeal device inducing spinal growth modulation for the correction of spinal deformities , Eur Spine, 17(10):1329-35, 2008.

Wagnac EL, Aubin CE, Dansereau J, A new method to generate a patient-specific finite element model of the human buttocks , IEEE Trans Biomed Eng, 55 (2 Pt 1): 774-83, 2008.

Zoabli G, Mathieu PA and Aubin C-E, Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Erector Spinae Muscles in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Implication for Scoliotic Deformities , Scoliosis, vol 3, pp 21, 2008.


Chailleux N, Lussier B, De Guise J, Chevalier Y, Hagemeister N, In vitro 3-dimensional kinematic evaluation of 2 corrective operations for cranial cruciate ligament-deficient stifle , Can J Vet Res, 71 (3) : 175-80, Jul 2007.

Gray HA, Zavatsky AB, Taddei F, Cristofolini L, Gill HS, Experimental Validation of a Finite Element Model of a Composite Tibia , Proc Inst Mech Eng [H], Journal of Engineering in Medicine, 221 (3), 315-24, 2007.

Levasseur A, Tetreault P, de Guise J, Nuno N, Hagemeister N, The effect of axis alignment on shoulder joint kinematics analysis during arm abduction , Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon), 22 (7) : 758-66, Aug 2007.

Moro-oka, T., Hamai, S., Miura, H., Higaki., H., Fregly, B.J., Iwamoto, Y., and Banks, S.A. , Can magnetic resonance imaging-derived bone models be used for accurate motion measurement with single-plane three-dimensional shape registration? , Journal of Orthopaedic Research , 25, 867-872, 2007.

Sylvestre PL, Villemure I, Aubin CE, Finite element modeling of the growth plate in a detailed spine model , Med Biol Eng Compt, 45(10): 977-88, 2007.

Zoabli G, Mathieu PA and Aubin C-E, Back Muscles Biometry in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis , Spine J, 7 (3), 338-344, 2007.


Lin, Y-C., Farr, J., Carter, K., and Fregly, B.J., Response surface optimization for joint contact model evaluation, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 22 (2), 120-130, May 2006.


Banks, S. A., Fregly, B. J., Boniforti, F., Reinschmidt, C., and Romagnoli, S., Comparing in vivo kinematics of unicondylar and bi-unicondylar knee replacements , Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, 13, 551-556, 2005.

Fregly, B. J., Rahman, H., and Banks, S. A., Theoretical accuracy of model-based shape matching for measuring natural knee kinematics with single-plane fluoroscopy , Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, 127, 692-699, 2005.

Kolta S, Le Bras A, Mitton D, Bousson V, de Guise JA, Fechtenbaum J, Laredo JD, Roux C, Skalli W., Three-dimensional X-ray absorptiometry (3D-XA):a method for reconstruction of human bones using a dual X-ray absorptiometry device , Osteoporosis International 16 (8) : 969-76, 2005.

Nau T, Chevalier Y, Hagemeister N, Deguise JA, Duval N, Comparison of 2 surgical techniques of posterolateral corner reconstruction of the knee , Am J Sports Med, 33 (12) : 1838-45, Dec 2005.

Nau T, Chevalier Y, Hagemeister N, Duval N, deGuise JA, 3D kinematic in-vitro comparison of posterolateral corner reconstruction techniques in a combined injury model. , Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc, 13 (7) : 572-80, Oct 2005.

Short WH, Werner FW, Green JK, Masaoka S., Biomechanical Evaluation of the Ligamentous Stabilizers of the Scaphoid and Lunate: Part II , Journal of Hand Surgery, 30A 24-34, 2005.


Banks, S. A.., Fregly, B. J., Reinschmidt, C., Boniforti, F., and Romagnoli, S. In vivo gait and stair kinematics in patients with uni- and bi-unicondylar knee arthroplasty. of unicondylar and bi-unicondylar knee replacements, In Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Paper #0243, San Francisco, CA, 2004.

Bei, Y. and Fregly, B. J. Multibody dynamic simulation of knee contact mechanics , Medical Engineering & Physics, 26, 777-789, 2004.

Degeorges R, Laporte S, Pessis E, Mitton D, Goubier JN, Lavaste F. Rotations of Three-Joint Fingers : A Radiological Study , Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy 26, pp. 392 - 398, 2004.

Fregly, B. J., Rahman, H., and Banks, S. A. An automated image matching procedure for measuring natural knee kinematics with single-plane fluoroscopy, In Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Paper #0086, San Francisco, CA, 2004.

Green JK, Werner FW, Wang H, Weiner MM, Sacks JM, Short WH. Three-dimensional modeling and animation of two carpal bones: a technique , Journal of Biomechanics. 37(5) : 757-62, 2004.

Kolta S, Le Bras A, Mitton D, Bousson V, de Guise JA, Fechtenbaum J, Laredo JD, Roux C, Skalli W. Three-dimensional X-ray absorptiometry (3D-XA): a method for reconstruction of human bones using a dual X-ray absorptiometry device , Osteoporos Int., 2004.

Le Bras A, Laporte S, Bousson V, Mitton D, De Guise JA, Laredo J-D, Skalli W. 3D Reconstruction of The Proximal Femur with Low-Dose Digital Stereoradiography , Computer Aided Surgery, pp. 51-57, 2004.

Lin, Y.-C. and Fregly, B. J. Experimental evaluation of a three-dimensional knee contact model using response surface optimization, In Proceedings of the Eighth International Symposium on the 3D Analysis of Human Movement, pp. 29-32, Tampa, FL, 2004.

Zoabli G, Mathieu PA, Miron M-C, Joncas J, Aubin C-E, Quantification of Fat Infiltration in Spinal Muscles in Dechenne Muscular Dystrophy, In International Research Society of Spinal Deformities, Symposirum 2004, Vancouver, BC< Canada, 327-330, 2004.


Banks, S. A., Boniforti, F, Fregly, B. J., Rahman, H., Reinschmidt, C., and Romagnoli, S. The kinematics of deep flexion in bi-cruciate retaining resurfacing knee arthroplasty, In Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Poster #1323, New Orleans, LA, 2003.

Banks, S. A., Romagnoli, S., Boniforti, F., Canciani, J. P., Fregly, B. J., Reinschmidt, C., and Muenchinger, M. Revisiting the bicruciate retaining knee arthroplasty, In Proceedings of the 16th Annual Symposium of the International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty, Paper #0243, San Francisco, CA, 2003.

Buelna, L., Mathieu, P.A., Touchette, É., Hinse, S, Perrault, R. Analyse d'images podiatriques par segmentation des réflexions lumineuses, Rencontre annuelle Association québécoise en science de l'activité physique (AQSAP), p. 12, Montréal, 29 mars 2003.

Hagemeister N, de Guise JA, In vitro evaluation of combined graft deformation in anterior cruciate ligament reconstructions , J Biomech, 36 (11) : 1641-7, Nov 2003.

Hagemeister N, Duval N, Yahia L, Krudwig W, Witzel U, de Guise JA, Computer based method for the three-dimensional kinematic analysis of combined posterior cruciate ligament and postero-lateral complex reconstructions on cadaver knees , Knee, 10 (3) : 249-56, Sep 2003.

Laporte S, Skalli W, De Guise JA, Lavaste F, Mitton D, A Biplanar Reconstruction Method Based on 2D and 3D Contours: Application to the Distal Femur, Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin, 6(1):1-6, 2003.

Le Bras A, Laporte S, Mitton D, de Guise JA, Skalli W., 3D Detailed Reconstruction of Human Vertebrae from Dose Digital Stereoradiography, European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology, 13:57-62, 2003.

Rahman, H., Fregly, B. J., and Banks, S. A. Accurate measurement of three-dimensional natural knee kinematics using single-plane fluoroscopy . In Proceedings of the 2003 Summer Bionengineering Conference (Edited by Soslowsky, L.J., Skalak, T.C., Wayne, J.S., and Livesay, G.A.), pp. 465-466, 2003. The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, New York.

Romagnoli, S., Boniforti, F., Banks, S., Fregly, B., and Reinschmidt, C. Deep flexion kinematics in bi-cruciate retaining uni and bi-uni knee arthroplasty, In Proceedings of the 6th Congress of the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT), p. 282, Helsinki, Finland, 2003.

Zoabli, G., Mathieu, P.A. Étude de l'anatomie musculaire du membre supérieur à l'aide de l'IRM. Dans: L'informatique de la santé dans les soins intégrés: connaissances, application, évaluation. Grant, A.M., Fortin, J.P., Mathieu, L., rédacteurs. Soqibs édit. Qc, Chap. 7, pp.359-368, 2003.

Zoabli, G., Mathieu, P.A., Beauséjour, M., Aubin, C.É. Étude de la distribution des masses musculaires du dos chez des sujets scoliotiques. Journée scientifique CIRRIS/CRIR, Répertoire des abrégés, p.31, Québec, 23 mai 2003.

Zoabli, G., Mathieu, P.A., Beauséjour, M., Bellefleur, C., Labelle, H., Aubin, C.É. Normalisation de la courbure scoliotique pour la biométrie musculaire, Journées scientifiques du REPAR, Répertoire des abrégés, p.35-36, Québec, 23-24 mai 2003.


Hagemeister N, Duval N, Yahia L, Krudwig W, Witzel U, de Guise JA, Computer-based method for the 3-D kinematic analysis of posterior cruciate ligament and postero-lateral corner lesions , Knee, 9 (4) : 301-8, Dec 2002.

Hagemeister N, Duval N, Yahia L, Krudwig W, Witzel U, de Guise JA, Comparison of two methods for reconstruction of the posterior cruciate ligament using a computer based method: quantitative evaluation of laxity, three-dimensional kinematics and ligament deformation measurement in cadaver knees , Knee, 9 (4) : 291-9, Dec 2002.

Hagemeister N, Long R, Yahia L, Duval N, Krudwig W, Witzel U, de Guise JA, Quantitative comparison of three different types of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction methods: laxity and 3-D kinematic measurements , Biomed Mater Eng, 12 (1) : 47-57, 2002.

Laporte S, Skalli W, de Guise JA, Mitton D. Three dimensionnal reconstruction of the knee from biplanar X-rays, IV World Congress of Biomechanics, Calgary, Canada, 4-9 august, 2002.

Laporte S, Skalli W, de Guise JA, Mitton D. A 3D reconstruction method from biplanar X-Rays based on 2D contours, XXVIIème Congrès de la Société de Biomécanique., Valenciennes, France, 12-13 septembre 2002.

Le Bras A, Laporte S, Mitton D, de Guise JA, Skalli W., Detailed reconstruction with 3D low dose digital imaging, The 2002 Meeting of the International Research Society Spinal Deformities. Athens, Greece, 24-27 May, 2002.

Mitulescu A, Skalli W, Mitton D, de Guise JA. Three-dimensional surface rendering reconstruction of scoliotic vertebrae using a non stereo corresponding points technique , European Spine Journal 11:344-352, 2002.

Short WH. Werner FW. Green JK. Masaoka S. Biomechanical evaluation of ligamentous stabilizers of the scaphoid and lunate, Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume. 27A(6):991-1002, 2002 Nov.

Zoabli G, Beauséjour M, Bellefleur C, Mathieu PA, Beaudoin G, Choquette D, Aubin CÉ. MRI sequence evaluation for non invasive biometry of spinal structures, 27th CMBES conference CD-ROM, Ottawa, 2002-11.

Zoabli, G., Mathieu, P.A. Muscular biometry of the upper limb using MRI: comparison with data collected from dissection, 27th CMBES Conf. CD-ROM, zoabli_2.pdf, Ottawa, 2002.

Zoabli G, Mathieu PA, Beauséjour M, Aubin CÉ. Étude du volume des muscles du dos chez des sujets scoliotiques, Congrès du Réseau provincial de recherche en adaptation-réadaptation, 2002-05-31. Montréal (Québec), Canada.

Zoabli G, Mathieu PA, Beaudoin G, Beauséjour M, Aubin CÉ. Parameters of MRI acquisitions for back muscles segmentation, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2002-05-18. Honolulu (Hawaii).


Perdriolle R, Le Borgne P, Dansereau J, de Guise J.A., Labelle H., Idiopathic Scoliosis in three dimension : A succession of two-dimensional deformities ? , Spine. 26(24):2719-26, 2001.

Zoabli, G., Mathieu, P.A. Muscular biometry from magnetic resonance images , Abstract of the III Symposium on Motor Control, p. 105, Montréal, 2001.

Zoabli, G., Mathieu, P.A., Aubin, C.E., Tinlot, A., Beausejour, M., Feipel, V., Malanda, A. Assesment of manual segmentation of magnetic resonance images of skeletal muscles , Proc. 23rd Ann. Int.Conf. IEEE/EMBS. Istanbul, Turkey, vol.3, 2685-2687, 2001.

Zoabli, G., Mathieu, P.A., Malanda, A. Muscular biometry with magnetic resonance imaging, Proc. 23rd Ann. Int.Conf. IEEE/EMBS. Istanbul, Turkey, vol.3, 2338-2339, 2001.


Zoabli, G., Mathieu, P.A, Mallouche, H., Bertrand, M.. Épaisseur de la peau au niveau du membre supérieur, Proc. 26th CMBEC, Halifax, N.S., pp.28-29, 2000.


Delorme S, Petit Y, de Guise JA, Aubin CE, Labelle H, Landry C, Dansereau J, Three-dimensional modeling and rendering of the human skeletal trunk from 2D radiographic images, Proceedings of Second International Conference on 3-D Digital Imaging and Modeling, pages 497-505, Ottawa, Canada, 1999.

Ganjikia S, Yahia L'H, Duval N, de Guise JA, Knee analyser validation, Archives of Phys and Biochem, volume 107 supp. Sept, page 77, 1999.

Hagemeister N, Duval N, Yahia L'H, de Guise JA., Biokinematic evaluation of the effect of dissection and reconstruction of the posterior cruciate ligament, Archives of Phys and Biochem, vol 107 supp. Sept, page 83, 1999.

Hagemeister N, Yahia L'H, Duval N, de Guise JA., In vivo reproducibility of a new non invasive diagnostic tool for the evaluation of the injured and operated knee, The KNEE, volume 6(3), pages 175-181, 1999.

Mac-Thiong JM, Aubin CE, Dansereau J, de Guise JA, Brodeur P, Labelle H., Registration and geometric modelling of the spine during scoliosis surgery : a comparison study with different preoperative reconstruction techniques and intraoperative tracking systems , Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing, volume 37(4), pages 445-450, 1999.

Mitulsecu, I. Seeman, J.A. de Guise, P. Leborgne, D. Teboune, W. Skalli, Validation of a new stereoradiographic 3D reconstruction technique , Archives of Phys and Biochem, volume 107 supp. Sept, page 32, 1999.

Zoabli, G., Mathieu, P.A., Mallouche, H., Bertrand, M. Géométrie des muscles du bras à partir d'images de résonance magnétique , Proc. 25th CMBEC, London, Ont., pp.40-41, 1999.

Zoabli, G., Douesnard, J.M., Mathieu, P.A. Tomographie cardiaque en médecine nucléaire: comparaison entre 2 méthodes d'acquisition , Proc. 25th CMBEC, London, Ont., pp.42-43, 1999.


Gauvin C, Dansereau J, Petit Y, De Guise JA, Labelle H.,Reconstruction 3D personnalisée du bassin humain, Annales de chirurgie, volume 52, no. 8, pages 744-751, 1998.

Landry C, Labelle H, Danserau J, Liberge J, Asher M, De Guise JA., Caractéristiques morphométriques d'un rachis scoliotique, Annales de chirurgie, volume 52, no. 8, pp 784-790, 1998.


Aubin CE, JDansereau J, Parent F, Labelle H, de Guise JA, Morphometric evaluations of personalized 3D reconstructions and geometric models of the human spine, Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing, volume 35, pp 611-618, 1997.

Brodeur P, Dansereau J, de Guise JA, Labelle H, Évaluation d'un système de mesures per-opératoires pour le suivi de déplacements vertébraux. Annales du chirurgie, volume 51, no. 8, pages 861-867, 1997.

Gargouri, de Guise JA, Landry C, Reconstruction 3D des os du genou par rétroprojections radiographiques multiplanaires, 1er Symposium International de Biomatériaux Avancés (SIBA), page 60, Montréal, octobre 1997.

Hagemeister N, de Guise JA, Duval N, Krudwig W, Witzel U, Yahia L'H, Évaluation du traitement chirugical des prothèses ligamentaires du genou : résultats préliminaires, 1er Symposium International de Biomatériaux Avancés (SIBA), page 110, Montréal, octobre 1997.

Hamel G, de Guise JA, Duval N, Yahia L'H, Computer-Assisted technology for three-dimensional knee kinematic evaluation, 1er Symposium International de Biomatériaux Avancés (SIBA), page 150, Montréal, octobre 1997.

Landry C, de Guise JA, Dansereau J, Labelle H, Skalli W, Zeller R, Lavaste F, Analyse infographique des déformations tridimensionnelles des vertèbres scoliotiques, Annales de Chirurgie, volume 51, no. 58, pages 868-874, 1997.

Sati M, de Guise JA, Drouin G, Computer Assisted Knee Surgery : Diagnostics and Planning of Knee Surgery, Computer Aided Surgery, volume 2, pp108-123, 1997.


Amiot LP, Labelle H, de Guise JA, Bellefleur C, Rivard CH, Installation de vis pédiculaires par ordinateur, Annales de Chirurgie, volume 50, No. 8, pages 626-630, 1996.

Sati M, de Guise JA, Duval N, Yahia L'H, Drouin G, Computer-Assisted Measurement and Surgical Planning: Application to Prosthetic Ligament Insertion, CAOS-Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Nolte L.P., Ganz R.(eds.), 1996, Hans Huber, Bern (in press).

Sati M, de Guise JA, Larouche S, Drouin G, Computer-Assisted Planning of Prosthetic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Insertion, in Ligaments and Ligamentoplasties, Yahia L.'H. (ed.), 1996, Springer-Verlag Chap. II.3, pages 193-208 (in press, SAP 10487458).


Amyot LP, Labelle H, de Guise JA, Sati M, Brodeur P, Rivard CH, Computer Assisted Pedicular Screw Fixation : A Feasibility Study , Spine, volume 20, no. 10, pages 1208-1212, 1995.

Brodeur P, Dansereau J, de Guise JA, Bellefleur C, Amyot LP, Sati M, Labelle H, Accurate intra-surgical registration based on a point-to-surface matching algorithm, Vth International Symposium on Computer Simulation in Biomechanics, Jyvaskyla, Finland, pages 22-23, June 1995.

Brodeur P, Dansereau J, de Guise JA, Labelle H, A points-to-surfaces matching technique for the application of augmented reality during spine surgery, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology 17th Annual Conference, Montreal, Canada, pages 1197-1198, 1995.

Dansereau J, Labelle H, de Guise JA, Application des techniques de reconstruction et d'évaluation 3D des déformations scoliotiques, Symposium sur l'imagerie 3D en orthopédie-traumatologie, Toulouse, France, mai 1995, pages 96 (invitation).

de Guise JA, Imagerie et modélisation 3D en orthopédie, Maitrise orthopédique, volume 49, pp 1,4-9, 1995 (invitation).

de Guise JA, Dansereau J, Labelle H, Traitement d'images pour la modélisation 3D en orthopédie-traumatologie, Symposium sur l'imagerie 3D en orthopédie-traumatologie, Toulouse, France, mai 1995, pages 5-8 (invitation).

de Guise JA, Dansereau J, Labelle H, Imagerie 3D pour la modélisation biomécanique osseuse, Archives of Physiology and Biochemestry, volume 103, no. 3, C11, 1995 (invitation).

de Guise JA, Mallouche H, Dansereau J, Labelle H, Imaging techniques applied to spinal biomechanics - Techniques d'imagerie appliquées a la biomécanique rachidienne, RACHIS, volume 7 no. 3, pages 134-144, 1995.

Delorme S, Dansereau J, Aubin CE, Labelle H, de Guise JA, Simulation of scoliotic vertebral deformities : influence of control points on the prediction of the vertebral morphology, Vth International Symposium on Computer Simulation in Biomechanics, Jyvaskyla, Finland, June 1995.

Petit Y, Dansereau J, de Guise JA, 3-D Personalized geometric representation of facet joints of thoracic functional unit,Vth International Symposium on Computer Simulation in Biomechanics, Jyvaskyla, Finland, June 1995.

Ross Y, de Guise JA, Potvin J, Bleau A, Sabourin R, Dansereau J, Labelle H, Digital Radiography Segmentation of Scoliotic Vertebral Pedicles Using Morphological Segmentation, Three dimensional Analysis of Spinal Deformities, M. D'Amico et al. Eds., IOS Press, pages 63-68, 1995.

Sati M, de Guise JA, Drouin G, Predicting prosthetic ligament deformations: Accuracy evaluation, Vth International Symposium on Computer Simulation in Biomechanics, Jyvaskyla, Finland, pages 64-65, June 1995 (Winner of Andrzej J. Komor New Investigator Award).

Sati M, de Guise JA, Duval N, Drouin G Computer-Assisted knee surgery : planning of prosthetic ligament insertion, XVth Congress of the International Society of biomechanics, Jyvaskyla, Finland, pages 802-803, July 1995.

Sati M, Richard A, de Guise JA, Baldo S, Drouin G, Planning of prosthetic ligament insertion in the knee, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology 17th Annual Conference, Montreal, Canada, pages 1255-1256, 1995.

Sultan D, de Guise JA, Dansereau J, Labelle H, Computer Animation for the Scoliotic Deformation Process, Three dimensional Analysis of Spinal Deformities, M. D'Amico et al. Eds., IOS Press, pages 75-80, 1995.


Sati S, de Guise JA, Drouin G, In Vivo non-invasive 3D knee kinematic measurement and animation system : accuracy evaluation , Proc. of the Third Int. Symp. on 3-D An. of Hum. Mov., Stockholm, Sweden, July 1994, pages 19-22.


Dansereau J, Labelle H, de Guise JA, Bellefleur C, André B, Beauchamp A, Application des techniques d'imagerie, de reconstruction, de modélisation et d'analyse 3-D des déformations scoliotiques a l'étude de l'effet immédiat des corsets de Boston, Minerva Orthop Traumatol, 1993; 44:549-553.

Ross R, Shaw KD, Martel Y, de Guise JA, Hudson R, Avruch L, Determination of total and regional adipose tissue distribution by magnetic resonance imaging in android women', in : In Vivo Body Composistion Assessment, Basic Life Sciences, Eds: K.J. Ellis and J. Eastman. Plenum Publishing Corporation, volume 60, pages 177-180, 1993.

Sati M, de Guise JA, Drouin G, Design and Developpment of a Non Invasive System to Measure In Vivo Kinematic Animations of knee movement, Second Int. Symp. on 3-D Analysis of Human Movement, Poiters, France, Juillet 1993, pages 21-24.


Dilhuydy H, McNamara D, Lemieux R , Martel Y and de Guise JA, 3-D Rendering of dual-isotope data-sets in a case of acute myocardial infarction diagnosis, The British Journal of Radiology, volume 65, No. 771, pages 273-278, 1992.


Breau, A. Shirazi-Adl, J. de Guise, Reconstruction of a human ligamentous lumbar spine using CT images - a three-dimensional finite element mesh generation, Annals of Biomedical Eng., volume 19, pages 291-302, 1991.

Dilhuydy HP, de Guise JA, Martel Y, Lemieux RJ, McNamara D, Three-dimensional imaging of myocardial tissue viability in nuclear medicine, Proc. of the Ann. Int. Conf. of IEEE/EMBS, Orlando, Florida, volume 13, No.3, Nov. 1991, pages 1052-1053.

Sati M, de Guise JA, Martel Y, Masson M, Drouin G, An application of 3D medical imagery to the kinematic modeling of the knee motion , Proceedings of the Int. Conf. on 3-D analysis of human movement, Montreal, Canada, July 1991, 150-153.

Shirazi-ADL, Breau C, de Guise JA, From computer-assisted tomography to finite element modelling - A 3-D finite element grid of a human lumbar spine, Proceedings of the ASME Biomechanics Symposium, Columbus, Ohio, June 1991, 369-372.


Breau C, Shirazi-Adl A, de Guise JA, Automatic three dimensional finite element mesh generation of the human lumbar spine using clinical images, Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineering Conference, Toronto'90, volume 2, pages 25-30.

Dilhuydy H, Martel Y, Lemieux R, McNamara D, Choinière P, de Guise JA, Three-dimensional (3-D) analysis and display of dual isotope myocardial SPECT studies: a phantom validation, Proceedings of Can. Med. and Biol. Eng. Soc. Conf., Winnipeg'90, pages 47-48.


de Guise JA and Roberge FA, Using structural and visual information in physiological modeling, Medical progress through technology, volume 15, Nos. 3-4, pages 217-225, 1989.


de Guise JA and Martel Y, 3D-Biomedical modeling: merging image processing and computer aided design, Proc. of the IEEE EMBS 10th Int. Conf., New-Orleans, pages 426-427, Nov. 1988.

Drouin D, de Guise JA, Martel Y, Drouin G, Precision of three-dimensional reconstruction from computed tomography, Proc. of the Can. Biol. Eng. Soc. Conf., pages 59-60, 1988.

Lorange M, de Guise JA, Gulrajani RM, Fortier P, Computerized construction of a heart model using a CT scan, Proc. of the Can. Biol. Eng. Soc. Conf., pages 97-98, 1988.

Lorange M, Gulrajani RM, de Guise JA and Fortier P, A whole-heart model incorporating myocardial anisotropy, Proc. of the IEEE EMBS 10th Int. Conf., New-Orleans, Nov. 1988, volume 10, page 195.


de Guise J, Martel Y, Melillo M, Drouin G, Computerized three-dimensional reconstruction of biological structures for biomedical models, Proc. of the IEEE/Montech'87 Conf. on Biomed. Technol., pages 59-62, Nov. 1987.


Popuri K, Cobzas D, Esfandiari N, Baracos V, Jagersand M. Body composition assessment in axial CT images using FEM-based automatic segmentation of skeletal muscle. IEEE transactions on medical imaging, 35(2), 512-520, Feb 2016.
(PubMed ID: 26415164, DOI: 10.1109/TMI.2015.2479252)

Chung H, Cobzas D, Birdsell L, Lieffers J, Baracos V. Automated segmentation of muscle and adipose tissue on CT images for human body composition analysis. In Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7261, pp. 72610K-72610K, Feb 2009.
(DOI: 10.1117/12.812412)

Clinical/research applications

Shachar SS, Deal AM, Weinberg M, Nyrop KA, Williams GR, Nishijima TF, ... Muss, HB. Skeletal muscle measures as predictors of toxicity, hospitalization, and survival in patients with metastatic breast cancer receiving taxane-based chemotherapy. Clinical Cancer Research, 23(3), 658-665, Feb 2017.
(DOI: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-16-0940)

Shachar SS, Deal AM, Weinberg M, Williams GR, Nyrop KA, Popuri K, ... Muss H. Body Composition as a Predictor of Toxicity in Patients Receiving Anthracycline and Taxane Based Chemotherapy for Early Stage Breast Cancer. Clinical Cancer Research, clincanres-2266, Jan 2017.
(DOI: 10.1158/1078-0432. CCR-16-2266)

Williams GR, Deal AM, Muss HB, Weinberg MS, Sanoff HK, Guerard EJ, ... Shachar SS. Frailty and skeletal muscle in older adults with cancer. Journal of Geriatric Oncology., Aug 2017.
(DOI: 10.1016/j.jgo.2017.08.002)

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