Vergetaki A, Linardakis M, Papadaki A & Kafatos A. Presence of metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular risk factors in adolescents and University students in Crete (Greece), according to different levels of snack consumption. Appetite (in press)
Plada M, Linardakis M, Vardavas C, Kafatos A, Moreno LA. The influence of sexual maturation on Body Composition of Spanish Adolescents. The HELENA study. Int J Obes (in press)
Kroustallaki P, Tsimpinos G, Vardavas CI, Kafatos A. Fatty acid composition of Greek margarines and their change in fatty acid content over the past decades. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2011 (in press)
Vardavas CI, Patelarou E, Grandér M, Chatzi L, Palm B, Fthenou E, Roumeliotaki T, Koutis A, Kafatos A, Vrijheid M, Connolly GN, Murphy S, Vahter M, Kogevinas M. The association between active/passive smoking and toxic metals among pregnant women in Greece. Xenobiotica. 2011 (in press)
Manios Y, Angelopoulos PD, Kourlaba G, Kolotourou M, Grammatikaki E, Cook TL, Bouloubasi Z, Kafatos AG. Prevalence of obesity and body mass index correlates in a representative sample of Cretan school children. Int J Pediatr Obes. 2011 (in press)
Sbokos E, Linardakis M, Papadaki A & Kafatos A. Secular changes during 1992/93 and 2006/07 of body measurements and blood pressure in children of Crete, Greece. Preventive Medicine 2011; 52:213-217
Papadaki A, Linardakis M, Larsen TM, van Baak MA, Lindroos AK, Pfeiffer AFH, Martinez JA, Handjieva-Darlenska T, Kunešová M, Holst C, Astrup A, Saris W, Kafatos A, on behalf of Diogenes. The effect of protein and glycemic index on children’s body composition: The Diogenes randomized study. Pediatrics 2010; 126(5):e1143-52
Linardakis M, Sarri K, Bertsias G, Papadaki A & Kafatos A. Waist circumference and waist-to-height percentiles for the youth of Crete, Greece. Int J Child Health Hum Dev, 2010; 3(3):81-93
Zafiropoulos A, Linardakis M, Jansen E, Tsatsakis A, Kafatos A and Tzanakakis G. Paraoxonase 1 R/Q alleles are associated with differential accumulation of saturated versus 20:5n3 fatty acid in human adipose tissue. Journal of lipid research 2010; 51(7):1991-2000
Vardavas C, Linardakis M, Hatzis C, Saris W & Kafatos A. Cardiovascular disease risk factors and dietary habits of farmers from Crete 45 years after the first description of the Mediterranean diet. Eur J Card Prev Rehab, 2010; 17(4):440-446
Papandreou C, Schiza SE, Tsibinos G, Mermigkis C, Hatzis CM, Kafatos AG, Siafakas NM, Fragkiadakis GA, Tzanakis NE. Gluteal adipose-tissue Polyunsaturated Fatty-Acids profiles and depressive symptoms in obese adults with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Hypopnea Syndrome: a cross-sectional study. Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 2011;98(2):316-9
Vardavas CI, Flouris AD, Tsatsakis A, Kafatos AG, Saris WH. Does adherence to the Mediterranean diet have a protective effect against active and passive smoking? Public Health. 2011;125(3):121-8
Jildeh C, Papandreou C, Abu Mourad T, Hatzis C, Kafatos A, Qasrawi R, Philalithis A, Abdeen Z. Assessing the nutritional status of Palestinian adolescents from East Jerusalem: a school-based study 2002-03. J Trop Pediatr. 2011;57(1):51-8
Ladomenou F, Moschandreas J, Kafatos A, Tselentis Y, Galanakis E. Protective effect of exclusive breastfeeding against infections during infancy: a prospective study. Arch Dis Child. 2010;95(12):1004-8
Vardavas CI, Plada M, Tzatzarakis M, Marcos A, Warnberg J, Gomez-Martinez S, Breidenassel C, Gonzalez-Gross M, Tsatsakis AM, Saris WH, Moreno LA, Kafatos AG; HELENA Heraklion Study Group. Passive smoking alters circulating naïve/memory lymphocyte T-cell subpopulations in children. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2010;21(8):1171-8
Hatzis CM, Papandreou C, Kafatos AG. School health education programs in Crete: evaluation of behavioural and health indices a decade after initiation. Prev Med. 2010;51(3-4):262-7
Ladomenou F, Kafatos A, Tselentis Y, Galanakis E. Predisposing factors for acute otitis media in infancy. J Infect. 2010 Jul;61(1):49-53
Vardavas CI, Chatzi L, Patelarou E, Plana E, Sarri K, Kafatos A, Koutis AD, Kogevinas M. Smoking and smoking cessation during early pregnancy and its effect on adverse pregnancy outcomes and fetal growth. Eur J Pediatr. 2010;169(6):741-8
Vardavas CI, Tzatzarakis MN, Plada M, Tsatsakis AM, Papadaki A, Saris WH, Moreno LA, Kafatos AG; HELENA Heraklion Study Group. Biomarker evaluation of Greek adolescents' exposure to secondhand smoke. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2010;29(6):459-66
Vardavas CI, Patelarou E, Chatzi L, Roumeliotaki T, Sarri K, Murphy S, Koutis A, Kafatos AG, Kogevinas M. Factors associated with active smoking, quitting, and secondhand smoke exposure among pregnant women in Greece. J Epidemiol. 2010;20(5):355-62
Sbokos E, Linardakis M, Kogevinas M & Kafatos A.
Does a health education program for 5-8 year old children improve physical activity and fitness indices?. Int J Child Health Hum Dev, 2010; 3(1):57-68
Vardavas C, Linardakis M, Hatzis C, Sarris W & Kafatos A. Prevalence of obesity and physical inactivity among farmers from Crete (Greece), four decades after the Seven Countries Study. Nutrition Metabolism & Card Dis, 2009; 19(3):153-5
Vardavas C, Linardakis M & Kafatos A.
Does prolonged bottle use effect obesity indexes among preschool children? Int Public Health J, 2009; 1(2):193-202
Bitsori M, Linardakis M, Tabakaki M, Kafatos A.
Waist circumference as a screening tool for the identification of adolescents with the metabolic syndrome phenotype. Int J Pediatr Obes. 2009;4(4):325-31
Chatzi L, Plana E, Pappas A, Alegkakis D, Karakosta P, Daraki V, Vassilaki M, Tsatsanis C, Kafatos A, Koutis A, Kogevinas M.
The metabolic syndrome in early pregnancy and risk of gestational diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Metab. Diabetes Metab. 2009; 35(6):490-4
Chatzi L, Plana E, Daraki V, Karakosta P, Alegkakis D, Tsatsanis C, Kafatos A, Koutis A, Kogevinas M.
Metabolic syndrome in early pregnancy and risk of preterm birth. Am J Epidemiol. 2009;170(7):829-36
Mamalakis G, Hatzis C, de Bree E, Sanidas E, Tsiftsis DD, Askoxylakis J, Daskalakis M, Tsibinos G, Kafatos A. Adipose tissue fatty acids in breast cancer patients versus healthy control women from Crete. Ann Nutr Metab. 2009;54(4):275-82
Moore CS, Lindroos AK, Kreutzer M, Larsen TM, Astrup A, van Baak MA, Handjieva-Darlenska T, Hlavaty P, Kafatos A, Kohl A, Martinez JA, Monsheimer S, Jebb SA;
On Behalf of Diogenes*. Dietary strategy to manipulate ad libitum macronutrient intake, and glycaemic index, across eight European countries in the Diogenes Study. Obes Rev. 2009 (in press)
Larsen TM, Dalskov S, van Baak M, Jebb S, Kafatos A, Pfeiffer A, Martinez JA, Handjieva-Darlenska T, Kunešová M, Holst C, Saris WH, Astrup A.
The Diet, Obesity and Genes (Diogenes) Dietary Study in eight European countries - a comprehensive design for long-term intervention. Obes Rev. 2009 (in press)
Vardavas CI, Papadaki A, Saris WH, Kafatos AG.
Does adherence to the Mediterranean diet modify the impact of smoking on health? Public Health. 2009;123(6):459-60
Giltay EJ, Zitman FG, Menotti A, Nissinen A, Jacobs DR Jr, Adachi H, Kafatos A, Kromhout D; for the Seven Countries Study Group. Respiratory function and other biological risk factors for completed suicide: 40 years of follow-up of European cohorts of the Seven Countries Study. J Affect Disord. 2009 (in press)
Bitsori M, Linardakis M, Tabakaki M, Kafatos A.
Waist circumference as a screening tool for the identification of adolescents with the metabolic syndrome phenotype. Int J Pediatr Obes. 2009; 28:1-7.
Vardavas CI, Bouloukaki I, Linardakis MK, Tzilepi P, Tzanakis N, Kafatos AG.
Smoke-free hospitals in Greece: Personnel perceptions, compliance and smoking habit. Tob Induc Dis. 2009;5(1):8
Is clinical nutrition teaching needed in medical schools?
Ann Nutr Metab. 2009;54(2):129-30
Ladomenou F, Kafatos A, Galanakis E.
Environmental tobacco smoke exposure as a risk factor for infections in infancy.
Acta Paediatr. 2009; 98(7):1137-41
Alonso A, Jacobs DR Jr, Menotti A, Nissinen A, Dontas A, Kafatos A, Kromhout D.
Cardiovascular risk factors and dementia mortality: 40 years of follow-up in the Seven Countries Study. J Neurol Sci. 2009;280(1-2):79-83.
Vardavas CI, Connolly G, Karamanolis K, Kafatos A.
Adolescents perceived effectiveness of the proposed European graphic tobacco warning labels. Eur J Public Health. 2009;19(2):212-7
Vardavas CI, Connolly GN, Kafatos AG.
Geographical information systems as a tool for monitoring tobacco industry advertising. Tob Control. 2009;18(3):190-6
Vardavas CI, Linardakis MK, Hatzis CM, Saris WH, Kafatos AG.
Prevalence of obesity and physical inactivity among farmers from Crete (Greece), four decades after the Seven Countries Study. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2009;19(3):156-62
Pagkalos VA, Moschandreas J, Kiriakakis M, Roussomoustakaki M, Kafatos A, Kouroumalis E.
Fatty acid composition of subcutaneous adipose tissue and gastric mucosa: is there a relation with gastric ulceration? BMC Gastroenterol. 2009;9:9.