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Research outputs:

Books

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Move more, eat less - Putting the squeeze on lifestyle disease. Auckland, NZ: Auckland University of Technology.

Journal articles

  • Plank, L. D., Obolonkin, V., Smith, M., Savila, F., Jalili-Moghaddam, S., Tautolo, E. S., & Rush, E. C. (2019). Pacific Islands Families Study: Physical growth to age 14 and metabolic risk. Pediatric Obesity, 14(5). doi:10.1111/ijpo.12497

  • O’Leary, M., Rush, E., Lacey, S., Burns, C., & Coppinger, T. (2019). Project Spraoi: Two year outcomes of a whole school physical activity and nutrition intervention using the RE-AIM framework. Irish Educational Studies, 38(2), 219-243. doi:10.1080/03323315.2019.1567368

  • Okesene-Gafa, K. A. M., Li, M., McKinlay, C. J. D., Taylor, R. S., Rush, E. C., Wall, C. R., . . . McCowan, L. M. E. (2019). Effect of antenatal dietary interventions in maternal obesity on pregnancy weight-gain and birthweight: Healthy Mums and Babies (HUMBA) randomized trial. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. doi:10.1016/j.ajog.2019.03.003

  • Rush, E., Savila, F., Jalili-Moghaddam, S., & Amoah, I. (2019). Vegetables: New Zealand children are not eating enough. Frontiers in Nutrition, 5, 1-5. doi:10.3389/fnut.2018.00134

  • Rush, E., Kirk, M., Parmar, P., Young, L., & Obolonkin, V. (2019). Secular trends 2013-2017 in overweight and visible dental decay in New Zealand preschool children: Influence of ethnicity, deprivation and the Under-5-Energize nutrition and physical activity programme. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 10(3), 345-352. doi:10.1017/S2040174418000788

  • Jani, R., Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2018). Availability and price of healthier food choices and association with obesity prevalence in New Zealand Māori. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 27(6), 1357-1365. doi:10.6133/apjcn.201811_27(6).0023

  • O'Leary, M., Rush, E., Lacey, S., Burns, C., & Coppinger, T. (2018). Cardiorespiratory fitness is positively associated with waist to height ratio and school socio economic status in irish primary school aged children. Journal of Sport and Health Research, 10(3).

  • Lu, L. W., Monro, J., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2018). The Effect of Cold Treatment of Parboiled Rice with Lowered Glycaemic Potency on Consumer Liking and Acceptability.. Foods, 7(12), 1-12. doi:10.3390/foods7120207

  • Rowan, J. A., Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., Lu, J., Obolonkin, V., Coat, S., & Hague, W. M. (2018). Metformin in Gestational Diabetes: The Offspring Follow-up (MiG TOFU): Body Composition and Metabolic Outcomes at 7-9 Years of Age. Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey, 73(10), 565-567. doi:10.1097/01.ogx.0000547170.99000.49

  • Rush, E. (2018). Wicked problems: the challenge of food safety versus food security-working towards the SDG goals?. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. doi:10.1038/s41430-018-0352-2

  • O'Leary, M., Coppinger, T., O'Neill, C., Lacey, S., Rush, E., & Burns, C. (2018). Health-related Measures of 6- and 10-year-old Irish Primary School Children by Sex and School Socio-economic Status. Health Behaviour and Policy Review, 5(3). doi:10.14485/HBPR.5.3.7

  • Amoah, I., Cairncross, C., Sturny, A., & Rush, E. (2018). Towards improving the nutrition and health of the aged: the role of sprouted grains and encapsulation of bioactive compounds in functional bread – a review. International Journal of Food Science and Technology. doi:10.1111/ijfs.13934

  • Rush, E., & Coppinger, T. (2018). Improving health through diet and exercise in children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 72. doi:10.1038/s41430-018-0209-8

  • Rowan, J. A., Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., Lu, J., Obolonkin, V., Coat, S., & Hague, W. M. (2018). Metformin in gestational diabetes: The offspring follow-up (MiG TOFU): Body composition and metabolic outcomes at 7-9 years of age. BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care, 6. doi:10.1136/bmjdrc-2017-000456

  • Devi, A., Rush, E., Harper, M., & Venn, B. (2018). Vitamin B12 Status of Various Ethnic Groups Living in New Zealand: An Analysis of the Adult Nutrition Survey 2008/2009. Nutrients, 10(2). doi:10.3390/nu10020181

  • Mahon, S., Krishnamurthi, R., Vandal, A., Witt, E., Barker-Collo, S., Parmar, P., . . . Feigin, V. (2018). Primary prevention of stroke and cardiovascular disease in the community (PREVENTS): Methodology of a health wellness coaching intervention to reduce stroke and cardiovascular disease risk, a randomized clinical trial. International Journal of Stroke, 13(2). doi:10.1177/1747493017730759

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., Young, L., Kirk, M., & Tseng, M. (2017). Under 5 energize: Tracking progress of a preschool nutrition and physical activity programme with regional measures of body size and dental health at age of four years. Nutrients, 9(5). doi:10.3390/nu9050456

  • Mearns, G., & Rush, E. C. (2017). Screening for inadequate dietary vitamin B-12 intake in South Asian women using a nutrient-specific, semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 26(6). doi:10.6133/apjcn.112016.06

  • Barker-Collo, S., Krishnamurthi, R., Witt, E., Theadom, A., Starkey, N., Barber, P. A., . . . Feigin, V. (2017). Depression and anxiety across the first year after Ischemic stroke: Findings from a population-based New Zealand ARCOS-IV study. Brain Impairment, 18(3). doi:10.1017/BrImp.2017.12

  • Lu, L. W., Venn, B., Lu, J., Monro, J., & Rush, E. (2017). Effect of cold storage and reheating of parboiled rice on postprandial glycaemic response, satiety, palatability and chewed particle size distribution. Nutrients, 9(5). doi:10.3390/nu9050475

  • Williams, M. H., Cairns, S. P., Simmons, D., & Rush, E. C. (2017). Face-to-face versus telephone delivery of the Green Prescription for Maori and New Zealand Europeans with type-2 diabetes mellitus: Influence on participation and health outcomes. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 130(1465). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/

  • Smith, M., Taylor, S., Iusitini, L., Stewart, T., Savila, F., Tautolo, E. -S., . . . Rush, E. (2017). Accelerometer data treatment for adolescents: Fitting a piece of the puzzle. Preventive Medicine Reports, 5(Mar). doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2016.12.010

  • LW, L., J, M., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2016). Effect of Cold Storage, Reheating, and Particle Sizes on In Vitro Glucose Release and Starch Digestibility among Five Rice Products in Auckland, New Zealand. Journal of Rice Research, 4(3). doi:10.4172/2375-4338.1000171

  • Rush, E., Yan, M., Parsons, A., Kelleher, J., Mac Rae, D., & Brown, D. (2016). Concept to sale of a healthier snack bar. International Journal of Food and Nutritional Science, 3(1). doi:10.15436/2377-0619.16.044

  • Rush, E., Oliver, M., Plank, L. D., Taylor, S., Iusitini, L., Jalili-Moghaddam, S., . . . Tautolo, E. (2016). Cohort profile: Pacific Islands Families (PIF) growth study, Auckland, New Zealand. BMJ Open, 6(11). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013407

  • Barker-Collo, S., Krishnamurthi, R., Feigin, V., Jones, A., Theadom, A., Barber, P. A., . . . Bennett, D. (2016). Neuropsychological outcome and its predictors across the first year after ischaemic stroke. Brain Impairment, 17(2).

  • Barber, P. A., Krishnamurthi, R., Parag, V., Anderson, N. E., Ranta, A., Klifoyle, D., . . . for the ARCOS IV study group. (2016). Incidence of transient ischemic attack in Auckland, New Zealand, in 2011 to 2012. Stroke, 47(9). doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.014010

  • Barnett, L. M., Lai, S. K., Veldman, S. L., Hardy, L. L., Cliff, D. P., Morgan, P. J., . . . Okely, A. D. (2016). Correlates of gross motor competence in children and adolescents: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Sports Medicine. doi:10.1007/s40279-016-0495-z

  • Wouldes, T. A., Battin, M., Coat, S., Rush, E. C., Hague, W. M., & Rowan, J. A. (2016). Neurodevelopmental outcome at 2 years in offspring of women randomised to metformin or insulin treatment for gestational diabetes. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 101(6). doi:10.1136/archdischild-2015-309602

  • Rush, E., Cairncross, C., Williams, M. H., Tseng, M., Coppinger, T., McLennan, S., & Latimer, K. (2016). Project Energize: Intervention development and 10 years of progress in preventing childhood obesity. BMC Research Notes, 9(1). doi:10.1186/s13104-016-1849-1

  • Yan, M., Brown, D., Parsons, A., Whalley, G., Hamid, N., Kantano, K., . . . Rush, E. (2015). Branding, ingredients and nutrition information: Consumer liking of a healthier snack. Journal of Food Research, 4(5). doi:10.5539/jfr.v4n5p64

  • Williams, M., Rush, E. C., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2015). Perceptions of a Te Rongoa kakariki: Green Prescription health service among Māori in the Waikato and Ngāti Tuwharetoa rohe. MAI Journal, 4(2). Retrieved from http://www.journal.mai.ac.nz/

  • Barker-Collo, S., Krishnamurthi, R., Witt, E., Feigin, V. L., Jones, A., McPherson, K., . . . Arroll, B. (2015). Improving adherence to secondary stroke prevention strategies through motivational interviewing. Stroke, 46. doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.011003

  • Williams, M. H., Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2015). Perceptions of Te Rongoā kākāriki: Green Prescription health service among Māori in the Waikato and Ngāti Tūwharetoa rohe. Mai Journal, 4(2). Retrieved from http://www.journal.mai.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E., Tautolo, E. -S., Paterson, J., & Obolonkin, V. (2015). Pacific Islands Families Study: Signs of puberty are associated with physical growth at ages 9 and 11 years. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1425). Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/

  • Savila, F., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. (2015). Tracking food consumption frequency of children from age 4 to 6 years: The Pacific Islands Families study. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1420).

  • Feigin, V. L., Krishnamurthi, R. V., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K. M., Barber, P. A., Parag, V., . . . ARCOS IV Group. (2015). 30-year trends in stroke rates and outcome in Auckland, New Zealand (1981-2012): A multi-ethnic population-based series of studies. PLOS One, 10(8). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134609

  • Battin, M. R., Obolonkin, V., Rush, E., Hague, W., Coat, S., & Rowan, J. (2015). Blood pressure measurement at two years in offspring of women randomized to a trial of metformin for GDM: follow up data from the MiG trial.. BMC Pediatrics, 15(1). doi:10.1186/s12887-015-0372-1

  • Gemming, L., Rush, E., Maddison, R., Doherty, A., Gant, N., Utter, J., & Ni Mhurchu, C. (2015). Wearable cameras can reduce dietary under-reporting: Doubly labelled water validation of a camera-assisted 24 h recall. British Journal of Nutrition, 113(2). doi:10.1017/S0007114514003602

  • White, A. K., Venn, B., Lu, L. W., Rush, E., Gallo, L. M., Yong, J. L., & Farella, M. (2015). A comparison of chewing rate between overweight and normal BMI individuals. Physiology & Behaviour, 145. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2015.03.028

  • Feigin, V. L., Krishnamurthi, R., Bhattacharjee, R., Parmar, P., Theadom, A., Hussein, P., . . . RIBURST Study Collaboration Writing Group. (2015). New strategy to reduce global burden of stroke. Stroke, 46. doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.008222

  • Brown, D., Donaldson, B., Parsons, A., Macrae, D., Kelleher, J. P., Yan, M., & Rush, E. (2015). The NOTHING ELSE brand: A case study. Food and Nutrition Sciences, 6. doi:10.4236/fns.2015.63033

  • Feigin, V. L., Krishnamurthi, R. V., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K. M., Barber, P. A., Parag, V., . . . Bonita, R. (2015). 30-Year trends in stroke rates and outcome in Auckland, New Zealand (1981-2012): A multi-ethnic population-based series of studies. PLOS ONE, 10(8). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134609

  • Tseng, M., Taylor, S., Tautolo, E. -S., Savila, F., Paterson, J., & Rush, E. (2015). Maternal cultural orientation and child growth in New Zealand Pacific families. Childhood Obesity, 11(4). doi:10.1089/chi.2014.0127

  • Parmar, P., Krishnamurthi, R., Ikram, M. A., Hofman, A., Mirza, S. S., Varakin, Y., . . . For Stroke RiskometerTM Collaboration Writing Group. (2015). The Stroke Riskometer(TM) App: Validation of a data collection tool and stroke risk predictor. International Journal of Stroke, 10(2). doi:10.1111/ijs.12411

  • Rush, E. C., Obolonkin, V., Battin, M., Wouldes, T., & Rowan, J. (2015). Body composition in offspring of New Zealand women: Ethnic and gender differences at age 1-3 years in 2005-2009. Annals of Human Biology. doi:10.3109/03014460.2014.959999

  • Rush, E., Savila, F., & Obolonkin, V. (2014). Sugar added to foods consumed in New Zealand and Tokelau. Pacific Health Dialog, 20(1). Retrieved from https://www.researchgate.net/

  • Rush, E., Long, X., Obolonkin, V., Ding, J., & Lucas, P. R. (2014). Caffeine with and without sugar: Individual differences in physiological responses during rest. Journal of Caffeine Research, 4(4). doi:10.1089/jcr.2014.0023

  • Rush, E., Savila, F., & Obolonkin, V. (2014). Viewpoint: Sugar added to foods consumed in New Zealand and Tokelau. Pacific Health Dialog : Journal of Community Health and Clinical Medicine for the Pacific, 20(1). Retrieved from http://www.pacifichealthdialog.co.nz/

  • Savila, F., & Rush, E. (2014). Viewpoint: Pathways to health and wellbeing for Pacific children—how are we tracking?. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1404). Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

  • Rush, E. C., & Members of the New Zealand Beverage Guidance Panel. (2014). POLICY BRIEF : Options to reduce Sugar Sweetened Beverage (SSB) consumption in New Zealand. Pacific Health Dialog: Journal of Community Health and Clinical Medicine for the Pacific Region, 20(1).

  • Jowitt, L. M., Lu, L. W., & Rush, E. C. (2014). Migrant Asian Indians in New Zealand; prediction of metabolic syndrome using body weights and measures. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 23(3). doi:10.6133/apjcn.2014.23.3.06

  • Krishnamurthi, R., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Parag, V., Rush, E., Davis-Martin, K., . . . Feigin, V. (2014). Incidence and outcomes of Stroke: Findings from the population-based Auckland Regional Community Stroke Study (ARCOS IV). International Journal of Stroke, 9(S1). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Mearns, G. J., Koziol-Mclain, J., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. C. (2014). Preventing vitamin B12 deficiency in South Asian women of childbearing age: A randomised controlled trial comparing an oral vitamin B12 supplement with B12 dietary advice. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 68(8). doi:10.1038/ejcn.2014.56

  • Donaldson, B., Rush, E., Young, O. A., & Winger, R. (2014). Variation in gastric pH may determine kiwifruit’s effect on functional GI disorder: An in vitro study. Nutrients, 6. doi:10.3390/nu6041488

  • Stewart, D., Reed, P., & Rush, E. (2014). Children of the outer Cook Islands have lower BMI compared to their urban peers. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1388). Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/docview/1493797507

  • Rush, E. C., Katre, P., & Yajnik, C. S. (2014). Vitamin B12: One carbon metabolism, fetal growth and programming for chronic disease. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 68(1). doi:10.1038/ejcn.2013.232

  • Krishnamurthi, R., Jones, A., Barber, P. A., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Bennett, D., . . . ARCOS IV Programme Group. (2014). Methodology of a population-based stroke and TIA incidence and outcomes study: The Auckland Regional Community Stroke Study (ARCOS IV) 2011-2012. International Journal of Stroke, 9(1). doi:10.1111/ijs.12108

  • Krishnamurthi, R., Witt, E., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Davis-Martin, K., Bennett, D., . . . ARCOS IV Programme Group. (2014). Reducing recurrent stroke: Methodology of the motivational interviewing in stroke (MIST) randomized clinical trial. International Journal of Stroke, 9(1). doi:10.1111/ijs.12107

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Obolonkin, V., Vandal, A. C., Hamlin, M., Simmons, D., & Graham, D. (2014). Project Energize: Whole-region primary school nutrition and physical activity programme; evaluation of body size and fitness 5 years after the randomised controlled trial. British Journal of Nutrition, 111(2). doi:10.1017/S0007114513002316

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., McLennan, S., Graham, D., Harris, J., Mernagh, J. P., & Weston, J. A. (2014). Lifetime cost effectiveness of a through-school nutrition and physical programme: Project Energize. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 8(2). doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2013.03.005

  • Oliver, M., Schluter, P. J., Healy, G. N., Tautolo, E. L. -S., Schofield, G., & Rush, E. (2013). Associations between breaks in sedentary time and body size in pacific mothers and their children: Findings from the Pacific Islands Families study. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 10(8). Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24296562

  • Rush, E. C., Katre, P., & Yajnik, C. S. (2013). Vitamin B12: One carbon metabolism, fetal growth and programming for chronic disease. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. doi:10.1038/ejcn.2013.232

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., & Savila, F. (2013). Growth centiles of Pacific children living in Auckland, New Zealand. Annals of Human Biology, 40(5). doi:10.3109/03014460.2013.793391

  • Mitchell, B., McLennan, S., Latimer, K., Graham, D., Gilmore, J., & Rush, E. (2013). Improvement of fundamental movement skills through support and mentorship of class room teachers. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 7(3).

  • Rush, E., Reed, P. W., Simmons, D., Coppinger, T., McLennan, S., & Graham, D. (2013). Baseline measures for a school-based obesity control programme: Project Energize: Differences by ethnicity, rurality, age and school socio-economic status. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 49(4).

  • Hruschka, D. J., Rush, E. C., & Brewis, A. A. (2013). Population differences in the relationship between height, weight, and adiposity: An application of Burton's model. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 151(1).

  • Theadom, A., Mahon, S., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Rush, E., Vandal, A. C., & Feigin, V. L. (2013). Enzogenol for cognitive functioning in traumatic brain injury: A pilot placebo-controlled RCT. European Journal of Neurology, 20(8). doi:10.1111/ene.12099

  • Rush, E. C. (2013). Water: Neglected, unappreciated and under researched. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 67(5). doi:10.1038/ejcn.2013.11

  • Foley, L. S., Maddison, R., Rush, E., Olds, T. S., Ridley, K., & Jiang, Y. (2013). Doubly labeled water validation of a computerized use-of-time recall in active young people. Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental, 62(1). Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E. C., Bristow, S., Plank, L. D., & Rowan, J. (2012). Bioimpedance prediction of fat-free mass from dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in a multi-ethnic group of 2-year-old children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 67(2). doi:10.1038/ejcn.2012.182

  • Lubree, H. G., Katre, P. A., Joshi, S. M., Bhat, D. S., Deshmukh, U. S., Memane, N. S., . . . Yajnik, C. S. (2012). Child's homocysteine concentration at 2 years is influenced by pregnancy vitamin B12 and folate status. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 3(1).

  • Bhate, V. K., Joshi, S. M., Ladkat, R. S., Deshmukh, U. S., Lubree, H. G., Katre, P. A., . . . Yajnik, C. S. (2012). Vitamin B12 and folate during pregnancy and offspring motor, mental and social development at 2 years of age. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 3(2).

  • Rowan, J. A., Rush, E. C., Obolonkin, V., Battin, M., Wouldes, T., & Hague, W. M. (2012). Response to comments on: Rowan et al. Metformin in gestational diabetes: The offspring follow-up (MiG TOFU): Body composition at 2 years of age. Diabetes Care 2011;34:2279-2284. Diabetes Care, 35(3). Retrieved from http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/35/3/e30.full

  • Rush, E., Coppinger, T., Obolonkin, V., Hinckson, E., McGrath, L., McLennan, S., & Graham, D. (2012). Use of pedometers to identify less active children and time spent in moderate to vigorous physical activity in the school setting. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 15(3). doi:10.1016/j.jsams.2011.11.001

  • Lubree, H., Katre, P., Joshi, S., Bhat, D., Deshmukh, U., Mename, N., . . . Yajnik, C. (2012). Child’s homocysteine concentration at 2y is influenced by vitamin B12 and folate status in pregnancy. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 3(1). doi:10.1017/S2040174411000602

  • Rush, E., Reed, P. W., McLennan, S., Coppinger, T., Simmons, D., & Graham, D. (2012). Tracking of body mass indices over 2 years in Māori and European children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 66. doi:10.1038/ejcn.2011.130

  • Rush, E., Reed, P., McLennan, S., Coppinger, T., Simmons, D., & Graham, D. (2012). A school-based obesity control programme: Project Energize. Two-year outcomes. British Journal of Nutrition, 107(4). doi:10.1017/S0007114511003151

  • Mearns, G., Rush, E., Rowan, J., & Koziol-Mclain, J. (2011). Time for a rethink of vitamin b12 injections?. New Zealand Medical Journal, 124(1332). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/124-1332/4623/content.pdf

  • Naik, S., Joglekar, C., Bhat, D., Lubree, H., Rege, S., Raut, K., . . . Yajnik, C. (2011). Marked gender difference in plasma total homocysteine concentrations in Indian adults with low vitamin B 12. International Journal for Vitamin and Nutrition Research, 81(5). Retrieved from http://www.verlag-hanshuber.com/

  • Heimuli, J., Sundborn, G., Rush, E., Oliver, M., & Savila, F. (2011). Parental perceptions of their child's weight and future concern: Pacific Islands Families Study. Pacific Health Dialog, 17(2).

  • Rowan, J., Rush, E. C., Obolonkin, V., Battin, M., Wouldes, T., & Hague, W. (2011). Metformin in gestational diabetes: The offspring follow up (MiG TOFU) – body composition at two years of age. Diabetes Care, 34(10). Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Oliver, M., Rush, E., Schluter, P., Sundborn, G., Iusitini, L., Tautolo, E., & Paterson, J. (2011). An exploration of physical activity, nutrition, and body size in Pacific children. Pacific Health Dialog, 17(2).

  • Oliver, M., Schluter, P. J., Rush, E., Schofield, G. M., & Paterson, J. (2011). Physical activity, sedentariness, and body fatness in a sample of 6-year-old Pacific children. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 6(2-2). Retrieved from http://informahealthcare.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Dugas, L. R., Harders, R., Merrill, S., Ebersole, K., Shoham, D. A., Rush, E. C., . . . Luke, A. (2011). Energy expenditure in adults living in developing compared with industrialized countries: A meta-analysis of doubly labeled water studies. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 93(2). Retrieved from http://www.ajcn.org.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/content/93/2/427.full.pdf+html

  • Braakhuis, A. J., Hopkins, W. G., Lowe, T. E., & Rush, E. C. (2011). Development and validation of a food frequency questionnaire to assess short term antioxidant intake in athletes. International Journal of Sports Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 21(2). Retrieved from http://web.ebscohost.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Wang, J., Williams, M., Rush, E., Crook, N., Forouhi, N. G., & Simmons, D. (2010). Mapping the availability and accessibility of healthy food in rural and urban New Zealand - Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Public Health Nutrition, 13(7). Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/docview/813872682?accountid=8440

  • Aleman-Mateo, H., Rush, E., Esparza-Romero, J., Ferriolli, E., Ramirez-Zea, M., Bour, A., . . . Schoeller, D. A. (2010). Prediction of fat-free mass by bioelectrical impedance analysis in older adults from developing countries: A cross-validation study using the deuterium dilution method. Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 14(6). Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Swinburn, B. A., Sacks, G., Sing, K. L., Westerterp, K. R., Rush, E. C., Rosenbaum, M., . . . Ravussin, E. (2010). Reply to DJ Millward. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 91(6). Retrieved from http://www.ajcn.org.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/content/91/6/1802.full.pdf+html

  • Wen, J., Rush, E., & Plank, L. (2010). Assessment of obesity in New Zealand Chinese: a comparative analysis of adults aged 30-39 years from five ethnic groups. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 123(1327).

  • Wang, J., Williams, M., Rush, E., Crook, N., Forouhi, N., & Simmons, D. (2010). Mapping the availability and accessibility of healthy food in rural and urban New Zealand: Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Public Health Nutrition, 13(7).

  • Rush, E., Hsi, E., Ferguson, L., Williams, M., & Simmons, D. (2010). Traditional foods reported by a Maori community in 2004. Mai Review.

  • Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2010). Relationships between a walk test, body size and metabolic risk among a New Zealand Maori community. Annals of Human Biology, 37(1).

  • Rush, E., Chhichhia, P., Kilding, A., & Plank, L. (2010). Water turnover in children and young adults. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 110(6). doi:10.1007/s00421-010-1621-5

  • Rolleston, A. K., Rehrer, N. J., Hellemans, I. J., Rush, E., Murphy, C., & Miller, B. F. (2010). The effect of a cycling stage race on whole-body protein turnover. European Journal of Sport Science, 10(5).

  • Katre, P., Bhat, D., Lubree, H., Otiv, S., Joshi, S., Joglekar, C., . . . Yajnik, C. (2010). Vitamin B12 and folic acid supplementation and plasma total homocysteine concentrations in pregnant Indian women with low B12 and high folate status. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 19(3).

  • Graham, D., Kira, G., Conaglen, J., McLennan, S., & Rush, E. (2009). Vitamin D status of Year 3 children and supplementation through schools with fortified milk. Public Health Nutrition, 12(12).

  • Rush, E. C., Freitas, I., & Plank, L. D. (2009). Body size body composition and fat distribution: comparative analysis of European, Maori, Pacific Island and Asian Indian adults. British Journal of Nutrition, 102(4). doi:10.1017/S0007114508207221

  • Swinburn, B. A., Sacks, G., Lo, S. K., Westerterp, K. R., Rush, E. C., Rosenbaum, M., . . . Butte, N. F. (2009). Estimating the changes in energy flux that characterize the rise in obesity prevalence. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 8(6). doi:10.3945/ajcn.2008.27061

  • Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2009). Prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance, and impaired fasting glucose among Maori in Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. New Zealand Medical Journal, 122(1288). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/122-1288/3432/content.pdf

  • Rush, E., Gao, W., Funaki Tahifote, M., Ngamata, R., Matenga Smith, T., Cassidy, M., & Paterson, J. (2009). Birth weight and growth trajectory to six years in Pacific children. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 5(2).

  • Rush, E., Cumin, M., Migriauli, L., Ferguson, L., & Plank, L. (2009). One year sustainability of risk factor change from a 9-week workplace intervention. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, article number ID 569104.

  • Rush, E. C., Scragg, R., Schaaf, D., Juranovich, G., & Plank, L. D. (2009). Indices of fatness and relationships with age, ethnicity and lipids in New Zealand European, Maori and Pacific children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 63(5). Retrieved from http://www.nature.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E. C., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2009). Optimal waist cutpoint for screening for dysglycaemia and metabolic risk: evidence from a Maori cohort. British Journal of Nutrition, 102(5). Retrieved from http://journals.cambridge.org.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E. C., Chhichhia, P., Hinckson, E., & Nabiryo, C. (2009). Dietary patterns and vitamin B(12) status of migrant Indian preadolescent girls. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 63(4).

  • Rehrer, N. J., Hellemans, I. J., Rolleston, A. K., Rush, E., & Miller, B. F. (2009). Energy intake and expenditure during a 6-day cycling stage race. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, 20.

  • Maddison, R., Jiang, Y., Hoorn, S. V., Mhurchu, C. N., Lawes, C. M., Rodgers, A., & Rush, E. (2009). Estimating energy expenditure with the RT3 triaxial accelerometer. Research Quarterly for Exercise & Sport, 80(2). Retrieved from http://go.galegroup.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Bristow, S., Rowan, J., & Rush, E. (2009). Obesity and gestational diabetes mellitus: breaking the cycle. New Zealand Medical Journal, 122(1306).

  • Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2008). Development and piloting of a community health worker-based intervention for the prevention of diabetes among New Zealand Maori in Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Public Health Nutrition, 11(12). doi:10.1017/S1368980008002711

  • Paterson, J., Percival, T., Schluter, P. J., Sundborn, G., Abbott, M. W., Carter, S., . . . Study Group, P. I. F. (2008). Cohort profile: The Pacific Islands Families (PIF) study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 37. Retrieved from http://ije.oxfordjournals.org.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/content/37/2/273.full.pdf+html

  • Rush, E., Simmons, D., & Crook, N. (2008). Fatness and fitness are associated with metabolic syndrome risk factors in Maori [Abstract]. Diabetes Research And Clinical Practice, 79.

  • Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2008). Ethnic differences in body composition of 2 year old children [Abstract]. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 79.

  • Rush, E., Paterson, J., & Obolonkin, V. V. (2008). Food frequency information – relationships to body composition and apparent growth in 4-year-old children in the Pacific Island Family study. New Zealand Medical Journal, 121(1281). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/121-1281/3240/content.pdf

  • Rush, E., Paterson, J., & Obolonkin, V. (2008). Food frequency information – relationships to body composition and apparent growth in the Pacific Island Family study at 4 years of age in the Pacific Island Family Study. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 121(1281).

  • Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2008). Point-of-care testing as a tool for screening for diabetes and pre-diabetes. Diabetic Medicine, 25(9). Retrieved from http://web.ebscohost.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2008). Fruit and vegetable intake, body mass index and risk for diabetes in Maori [Abstract]. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 79(1).

  • Rush, E. C., Paterson, J., Obolonkin, V. V., & Puniani, K. (2008). Application of the 2006 WHO growth standard from birth to 4 years to Pacific Island children. International Journal of Obesity, 32.

  • Lim, S., Chellumuthi, C., Crook, N., Rush, E., & Simmons, D. (2008). Low prevalence of retinopathy, but high prevalence of nephropathy among Maori with newly diagnosed diabetes - Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 80.

  • Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., Duncan, E. K., & Rush, E. C. (2008). Risk factors for excess body fatness in New Zealand children. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 17(1).

  • Xin, L. P., Chhichhia, P. C., Rush, E. C., Lucas, P., & Power, N. (2007). Measurement of dietary vitamin B12 and folate intakes in vulnerable groups [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(3).

  • Wen, J., Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Zinn, C. (2007). Body size and body composition in NZ Chinese [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 13(3).

  • Snowling, N., Schofield, G., Kolt, G. S., Schluter, P. J., Rush, E., & Paterson, J. (2007). Objectively measured physical activity in New Zealand born Pacific children and their mothers. [Abstract]. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 10.

  • Snowling, N., Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2007). Ethnic differences in body composition of 2 year old children [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16.

  • Duncan, E. K., Rush, E. C., Duncan, J. S., Freitas Jr, I., & Schofield, G. (2007). Validity of bioelectrical impedance for predicting fat-free mass in Chinese and Indian children. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 5(1). Retrieved from http://www.ijbcr.com/5_1.htm#Validity

  • Rush, E., Puniani, N., Snowling, N., & Paterson, J. (2007). Food cost, selection, and healthy eating in a Pacific community in Auckland New Zealand. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16.

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., Paterson, J., & Puniani, N. (2007). Pacific children and the World Health Organisation growth standard. [Abstract]. Nutrition & Dietetics, 64.

  • Rush, E., David, S., & Nic, C. (2007). Dysglycaemia is associated with reduced aerobic fitness and increased central obesity. [Abstract]. International Journal of Obesity, 31.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Yajnik, C. S. (2007). Interleukin-6, tumour necrosis factor-alpha and insulin relationships to body composition, metabolism and resting energy expenditure in a migrant Asian Indian population. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology, 66.

  • Rush, E. C., Goedecke, J. H., Jennings, C., Micklesfield, L., Dugas, L., Lambert, E. V., & Plank, L. D. (2007). BMI, fat and muscle differences in urban women of five ethnicities from two countries. International Journal of Obesity, 31(8).

  • Rush, E. C., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. D. (2007). Reduction of abdominal fat and chronic disease factors by lifestyle change in migrant Asian Indians older than 50 years. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16.

  • Rush, E. C. (2007). Fatness and Fitness [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16.

  • Micklesfield, L. K., Reid, S., Bewerunge, L., Rush, E. C., & Goedecke, J. H. (2007). A proposed method to measure body composition in obese individuals using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 5(4).

  • Maddison, R., Ni Mhurchu, C., Jiang, Y., Vander Hoorn, S., Rodgers, A., Lawes, C. M. M., & Rush, E. (2007). International physical activity questionnaire (IPAQ) and New Zealand physical activity questionnaire (NZPAQ): A doubly labelled water validation. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 4(62). doi:10.1186/1479-5868-4-62

  • Kolt, G. S., Schofield, G. M., Rush, E. C., Oliver, M., & Chadha, N. K. (2007). Body fatness, physical activity, and nutritional behaviours in Asian Indian immigrants to New Zealand. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(4).

  • Hinckson, E. A., Chhichhia, P., Nabiryo, C., & Rush, E. (2007). Accumulated risk factors for lifestyle disease in Indian pre-adolescent vegetarian and non-vegetarian girls. [Abstract]. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 39.

  • Chhichhia, P., Rush, E., & Xin, S. (2007). Vitamin B12: Is there a need for dietary supplements? [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(3).

  • Braakhuis, A., Hopkins, W., Lowe, T., & Rush, E. (2007). Rowing ergometer induced oxidative stress is altered by chronic dietary antioxidant intake [Absract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(3).

  • Braakhuis, A., Collins, J., & Rush, E. (2007). Weight cycling, metabolic rate and eating behaviours in non-obese females [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(3).

  • Rush, E., Schulz, S., Obolonkin, V., Simmons, D., & Plank, L. (2006). Are energy drinks contributing to the obesity epidemic?. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 15.

  • Rush, E., Ferguson, L., Cumin, M., Thakur, V., Karunasinghe, N., & Plank, L. (2006). Kiwifruit consumption reduces DNA fragility: A randomized controlled pilot study in volunteers. Nutrition Research, 26(5).

  • Rush, E. C., Crowley, J., Freitas, I. F., & Luke, A. (2006). Validity of hand-to-foot measurement of bioimpedance: Standing compared with lying position. Obesity, 14.

  • Rush, E. (2006). Healthy aging: Genes and environment. Indian Journal of Gerontology, 20.

  • Rush, E. (2006). Are Pacific peoples just big? [Abstract]. Obesity Reviews, 7(Suppl. 2).

  • Kolbe Alexander, T., Rush, E., Goedecke, J. H., & Lambert, E. V. (2006). Fit and fat'? Relationship between body fatness and BMI in a health-insured population. [Abstract]. Obesity Reviews, 7.

  • Duncan, E. K., Schofield, G., Duncan, J. S., & Rush, E. (2006). Ethnic-specific body mass index cut-points for classifying obesity in girls. [Abstract]. Obesity Reviews, 7.

  • Rush, E. C., Simmons, D., Crook, N., & Obolonkin, V. (2005). Starting point for prevention and identification of cut-offs for risk for Type 2 Diabetes in New Zealand Maori [Abstract]. The Official South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 49(Suppl. 1).

  • Rush, E., Crowley, J., Luke, A., & Freitas, I. (2005). Influence of position on hand-foot bioimpedance measurement [Abstract]. The Official South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 49(Suppl. 1).

  • Freitas, I. F., Rush, E. C., Kolt, G. S., & Luke, A. (2005). An alternative way of measuring hand-to-foot single frequency bioimpedance. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 3.

  • Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., Duncan, E. K., & Rush, E. C. (2005). Measuring physical activity in New Zealand children: A population health perspective. New Zealand Journal of Sports Medicine, 32.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Boil-up for breakfast, fish and chips for lunch. Continuum: Waikato Health News and Views, 3.

  • Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., Duncan, E. K., & Rush, E. C. (2005). Classifying childhood obesity in a multiethnic population: Comparisons among five major ethnic groups. [Abstract]. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 3.

  • Duncan, E. K., Rush, E. C., Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., & Freitas, I. F. (2005). Estimation of body fatness from bioelectrical impedance in Chinese and Indian children. [Abstract]. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 3.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L., Chandu, V., Laulu, M., Simmons, D., Swinburn, B., & Yajnik, C. (2004). Body size, body composition, and fat distribution: A comparison of young New Zealand men of European, Pacific Island and Asian Indian ethnicities. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 117(1207). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/117-1207/1203/

  • Simmons, D., & Rush, E. (2004). The importance of screening for, and managing, gestational diabetes mellitus in Malta. Malta Medical Journal, 16(4).

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., Laulu, M., Mitchelson, E., & Coward, W. A. (2004). Accuracy of dietary energy reporting in young New Zealand men and women: Relationships to body composition, physical activity level and ethnicity. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 2.

  • Rush, E. (2004). Guest editorial: Obesity: Action rather than classification. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 10(1).

  • Duncan, E., Schofield, G., Duncan, S., Kolt, G. S., & Rush, E. (2004). Ethnicity and body fatness in New Zealanders. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 117(1195).

  • Rush, E. C., Laului, M. S., Watson, P., & Plank, L. D. (2003). Accuracy of dietary energy reporting in young New Zealand men and women and children [Abstract]. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society of New Zealand, 28.

  • Rush, E. C., & Cumin, M. (2003). Reduction of risk for lifestyle diseases [Abstract]. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society of New Zealand, 28.

  • Puniani, K., & Rush, E. C. (2003). The measurement of body fatness of children in New Zealand by bioimpedance [Abstract]. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society of New Zealand, 28.

  • Rush, E. C., Puniani, K., Valencia, M. E., Davies, P. S. W., & Plank, L. D. (2003). Estimation of body fatness from body mass index and biolelectrical impedance: comparison of New Zealand European, Maori and Pacific Island children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 57.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., Davies, P. S. W., Watson, P., & Wall, C. R. (2003). Body composition and physical activity in New Zealand Maori, Pacific and European children aged 5-14 years.. British Journal of Nutrition, 90(6).

  • Rush, E. C., Li, L., Chandu, V., & Whiting, R. (2003). Hair zinc concentrations not subject to seasonal variation in adults in New Zealand. Biological Trace Element Research, 95(3).

  • Shetty, P., Iyengar, V., Sawaya, A., Diaz, E., Ma, G., Hernandez Triana, M., . . . Roberts, S. (2002). Application of stable isotopic techniques in the prevention of degenerative diseases like obesity and NIDDM in developing societies. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 23(3).

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L., Mitchelson, E., & Laulu, M. S. (2002). Central obesity and risk for type 2 diabetes in Maori, Pacific and European young men in New Zealand. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 23(September).

  • Rush, E. C., Patel, M., Plank, L., & Ferguson, L. (2002). Kiwifruit promotes laxation in the elderly. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 11(2).

  • Rush, E. C., Hedges, R., Alsbersberg, B., Qionibaravi, D., & Laulu, M. S. (2001). Staple food intake in a rural village in Verata, Fiji. Pacific Health Dialog, 8(1).

  • Amosa, T., Rush, E. C., & Plank, L. (2001). Frequency of eating occasions reported by young New Zealand Polynesian and European women. Pacific Health Dialog, 8(1).

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M., Hedges, R., & Aalbersberg, W. (1999). Are You what you Eat?. Pacific Island Nutrition, 40.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Coward, W. A. (1999). Total Energy Expenditure and Physical Activity in New Zealand European and Polynesian Women. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 69.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Coward, W. A. (1999). Energy Expenditure of Young Polynesian and European Women in New Zealand and Relations to Body Composition. American Journal for Clinical Nutrition, 69.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Robinson, S. M. (1999). Estimation of Body Fat in Caucasian and Polynesian Women from Anthropometric Measurements. Applied Radiation Isotopes, 49(5/6).

  • Rush, E., Plank, L. D., & Coward, W. A. (1999). Expired 13CO2 and Metabolic Fuel Mix in Young New Zealand Polynesian and Caucasian Women. Journal of Human Ecology, 10(2).

Book chapters

  • Rush, E. C., & Simmons, D. (2014). Physical activity in children: Prevention of obesity and type 2 diabetes. In J. H. Goedecke (Ed.), Diabetes and physical activity (pp. 113-121). Basel, Switzerland: Karger. doi:10.1159/000357341

  • Hinckson, E., McGrath, L., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. C. (2013). Practical insights into the measurement of children's physical activity with accelerometers: Data visualization and interpretation. In P. Andre, & H. Varum (Eds.), Accelerometers: Principles, structure and applications. New York, NY: Nova Science.

  • Rush, E., & Bristow, S. (2012). Growth and childhood obesity: Perspective of Pacific Island children in New Zealand. In Handbook of Growth and Growth Monitoring in Health and Disease (pp. 1621-1633). New York: Springer. Retrieved from http://www.springer.com/978-1-4419-1794-2

  • Rush, E. (2009). Lifestyle and wellbeing. In S. Shaw, & B. Deed (Eds.), Health and Environment in the Context of Aotearoa/New Zealand. Melbourne: Oxford University Press. Retrieved from http://www.oup.com.au/titles/higher_ed/health_sciences/9780195585100

  • Kasabov, N., Song, Q., Benuskova, L., Hu, Y., Gottgtroy, P., Jain, V., . . . MacDonell, S. (2008). Integrating Local and Personalised Modelling
    with Global Ontology Knowledge Bases for
    Biomedical and Bioinformatics Decision Support. In T. G. Smolinski, M. G. Milanova, & A. -E. Hassanien (Eds.), Computational Intelligence in Biomedicine and Bioinformatics (pp. 93-116). Springer Verlag.

  • Kasabov, N. K., Song, Q., Benuskova, L., Gottgtroy, P., Jain, V., Verma, A., . . . MacDonell, S. (2008). Integrating local and personalised modelling with global ontology knowledge bases for biomedical and bioinformatics decision support. In T. G. Smolinski, M. G. Milanova, & E. A. Hassanien (Eds.), Computational Intelligence in Biomedicine and Bioinformatics: Current Trends and Applications (pp. 93-116). Springer-Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-3-540-70778-3_4

  • Rush, E., Plank, L., & Chandu, V. (2004). Reduction of central obesity, a major risk factor for Type 2 diabetes, through lifestyle change in Asian Indian adults in New Zealand. In Co-ordinated research project on assessment of total energy expenditure and body composition for older adults subjects with different lifestyles (pp. 65-71). Vienna, Austria: International Atomic Energy Agency.

Conference contributions

  • Jalili-Moghaddam, S., Rush, E. C., & Mearns, G. (2019). Eating patterns of Pacific children at age 14 Years; Pacific Islands Families Study. In Procedings Vol. 8 (pp. 57). Auckland. doi:10.3390/proceedings2019008057

  • Yajnik, C. S., Lubree, H., Bhat, D. S., Ganpule, A., & Rush, E. (2018). Increases in body mass and body water in pregnancy and relationship to weight of the child and placenta at birth.. In International Symposium on Understanding the Double Burden of Malnutrition for Effective Interventions. Vienna. Retrieved from https://www.iaea.org/

  • Rush, E., Savila, F., Ganpule, A., Bhat, D. S., & Yajnik, C. S. (2018). Tale of two extreme worlds – the big and the small. In International Symposium on Understanding the Double Burden of Malnutrition for Effective Interventions. Vienna: IAEA WHO UNICEF. Retrieved from https://www.iaea.org/

  • Rush, E., Young, L., & Cairncross, C. (2018). Child nutritional status – alternative metrics to body mass index. In Finding the balance - Te rapu i te pauna - 2018 Annual Meeting of the Nutrition Society of New Zealand. Auckland: Nutrition Society of New Zealand. Retrieved from http://www.nutritionsociety.ac.nz/newsandevents/society-meeting-2018

  • Rush, E., Kirk, M., Parmar, P., Young, L., & Obolonkin, V. (2018). Tackling young children’s growth and teeth together in Under 5 Energize. In Dietitians NZ 2018 75th Anniversary Jubilee Conference. Auckland: Dietitians NZ. Retrieved from https://event.dietitians.org.nz/

  • Cairncross, C., Neill, L., Brown, A., & Rush, E. (2017). Changing our minds – Does eating a dish change a restaurant diner's view of healthiness?. In 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Clinical Nutrition. Adelaide.

  • Krishnamurthi, R. (2017). Effectiveness of motivational interviewing for secondary stroke prevention. In 27th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australasia 2017. Queenstown.

  • Cairncross, C., Obolonkin, V., McLennan, S., Latimer, K., & Rush, E. (2016). Project Energize: Continued improvement in time to run 550 metres. In Australia New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Brisbane. Retrieved from http://anzos-2016.p.asnevents.com.au/days/2016-10-19/abstract/38556

  • Young, L., McLennan, S., Vandal, A. C., Dickinson, A., Parmar, R., & Rush, E. (2016). Dissemination of an early childhood centre nutrition and physical exercise program Under 5 Energize: Using RE-AIM to evaluate research adoption. In International Congress of Obesity. Vancouver.

  • Pais, S., Parry, D., Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2016). Data integration for mobile wellness apps to support treatment of GDM. In Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Week Multiconference (ACSW '16). Canberra: ACM. doi:10.1145/2843043.2843382

  • Williams, M., & Rush, E. (2015). Primary and secondary diabetes prevention in Maori. Vancouver.

  • Rush, E., Yan, M., Parsons, A., Kelleher, J., & Brown, D. (2015). Concept to sale of a healthier snack bar. In Food Structures, Digestion and Health, 3rd International Conference. Wellington.

  • Plank, L., Lu, J., Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2015). Visceral fat measured by DXA correlates with measurement by MRI in children.. In Proceedings of the ESPEN 2015 Congress. Portugal.

  • Savila, F., Garrett, N., & Rush, E. (2014). Mapping retail food outlets and food consumption patterns of children in the Pacific Islands Families Study. In 2014 Cook Islands Annual Health Conference. Rarotonga.

  • Young, L., Rush, E., Vandal, A. C., & Cutfield, W. (2014). Under 5 energize programme: Using the RE-AIM framework to evaluate reach, adoption and implementation. In Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society in conjunction with the Australian Lifestyle Medicine Association, Annual Scientific Meeting. Sydney: Elsevier.

  • Rush, E. C., Pearce, L., Drewnowski, A., Tavite, S., & Bell, A. C. (2014). Nutrient profile of imported food 2008 to 2012: Tracking improvement. In International Conference of Obesity. Kuala Lumpur.

  • Bhattacharjee, R., Krishnamurthi, R., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Parmar, P., Rush, E., . . . Witt, E. (2014). Stroke incidence in younger adults from Auckland, New Zealand: Findings from the ARCOS IV Stroke study. In International Journal of Stroke Vol. 9 (Supplement 1) (pp. 12-13). Queensland: SAGE Publications.

  • Krishnamurthi, R., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Parag, V., Rush, E., Davis-Martin, K., . . . Feigin, V. (2014). Incidence and outcomes of stroke: Findings from the population-based Auckland Regional Community Stroke Study (ARCOS IV). In 25th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australasia. Queensland: International Journal of Stroke 9(S1), 12-12.

  • Savila, F., Taylor, S., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. (2013). Home environments, food patterns and growth among Pacific children in Auckland. In 2013 Pasifika Medical Association Conference. Nuku’alofa.

  • Rush, E. C. (2013). Go-grow-glow: Project Energize. In AUT Manukau Research Symposium Series. Auckland.

  • Theadom, A., Mahon, S., Feigin, V., Barker-Collo, S., & Rush, E. (2012). Enzogenol supplementation for improving cognitive function pot-traumatic brain injury: A pilot study. In World Conference Neurorehabilitation. Melbourne: Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair.

  • Rush, E. C., McLennan, S., Williams, M., Mavoa, H., & Wate, G. (2012). Translational research. In Australian & New Zeland Obesity Society Annual Meeting (ANZOS 2012): For Our Children's Children. Auckland.

  • Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. (2012). Monitoring children: Two examples of the generation and use of centile charts. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 76). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.156

  • Long, X., Obolonkin, V., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2012). Caffeine and sugar: Breath by breath analysis of the acute effects on fat and carbohydrate oxidation and heart and respiratory rate variability. In Obesity Research & Clincal Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 88). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.182

  • Ding, J., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2012). Using de novo lipogenesis biomarkers to study the influence of caffeine in combination with sugar on the energy metabolism of humans with different caffeine metabolic phenotypes and activity levels. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 72). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.148

  • Lu, W., & Rush, E. (2012). Preparation technique and rice variety: Modeling the effect on long-term fasting blood glucose. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 89). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.183

  • Mearns, G., Rush, G., & Koziol-McLean, J. (2012). Vitamin B12 deficiency and body anthropometry in South Asian women of child bearing age. In Obesity Research & Clincal Practice Vol. 6, Supplement 1 (pp. 65). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.134

  • Rush, E. C., Obolonkin, V., Potter, R., & Graham, D. (2012). Prevalence of reported asthma in children living in the Waikato Region: Relation to run speed, body fat and gender. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 57). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.117

  • Cooper, R., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. (2012). Relationships of waist-to-height ratio and body fat percent with time to run 550m in primary school children. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice (pp. 34-35). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.071

  • Rush, E. C., Mitchell, B., McLennan, S., Graham, D., & Gilmour, J. (2011). Improving children's movement skills: A Project Energize intervention. In Agencies for Nutrition Action: Rethinking our Future. Auckland. Retrieved from http://www.ana.org.nz/conference11/BrookeMitchell-Improvingchildrensmovement.pdf

  • Mahon, S., Theadom, A., Barker-Collo, S., Feigin, V., & Rush, E. (2011). Enzogenol supplementation for improving cognitive function in post-TBI subjects: A pilot study. In New Zealand Stroke and Applied Neuroscience Conference proceedings. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. C., McLennan, S., Latimer, K., Graham, D., Gilmore, J., & Obolonkin, V. (2011). Project Energize: Moving in the right direction. In Agencies for Nutrition Action: Rethinking our Future. Auckland. Retrieved from http://www.ana.org.nz/conference11/

  • Long, X., Cairns, S., Lucas, P., & Rush, E. (2010). Caffeine consumed with and without sugar: Acute effects on fat and carbohydrate oxidisation and heart and respiratory rate variability. In Nutrition Society of New Zealand Conference. Wellington.

  • Williams, M., & Rush, E. (2010). Principles of Partnership, Participation, and Protection in Indigenous Health in New Zealand. In The Australia & New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting; A time for change. Sydney.

  • Rush, E., Rowan, J., & Bristow, S. (2010). Body composition and fat distribution of European, Indian, Chinese and Polynesian two-year-old children. In Symposium conducted at the meeting of the 11th International Congress on Obesity. Stockholm.

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Latimer, K., & Graham, D. (2010). Project Energize: Survey of the food habits of primary school children in the Waikato. In Nutrition Society of New Zealand Conference. Wellington.

  • Rush, E., Graham, D., Coppinger, T., & McLennan, S. (2010). Project Energize: A sustainable intervention. In The Australia & New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Sydney. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2010.09.071

  • Kira, G., Rush, E., Graham, D., McLennan, S., & Kilding, A. (2010). Low fat milk fortified with vitamin D over 2- years: vitamin D status, HDL, cholesterol, insulin sensitivity and bone stiffness in children. In Symposium conducted at the meeting of the 11th International Congress on Obesity. Stockholm.

  • Donaldson, C., Young, O., & Rush, E. (2010). Could impaired gastric digestion be a primary cause of protein malnutrition in the elderly?. In Nutrition Society of New Zealand Conference. Wellington.

  • Oliver, M., Schluter, P. J., Rush, E., Schofield, G. M., & Paterson, J. (2009). An exploration of physical activity, sedentary behaviours, and body size in Pacific children. In 2009 Sports Medicine New Zealand Sports Medicine and Science Conference. Rotorua.

  • Verma, A., Kasabov, N., Rush, E., & Song, Q. (2009). Ontology Based Personalized Modeling for Chronic Disease Risk Analysis: An Integrated Approach. In Advances in neural information processing, Proc. of ICONIP 2008, LNCS Vol. 5506 (pp. 1204-1210). Auckland: Springer. Retrieved from http://www.springerlink.com/content/y1335173425n532g/fulltext.pdf

  • Rush, E., Rowan, J., & Gao, W. (2009). Tracking obesity from birth – relationships to maternal obesity, gestational diabetes, sex and ethnicity. In 5th Asia-Oceania Conference on Obesity. Mumbai.

  • Rush, E., Kilding, A., & Chhchhia, P. (2009). Water turnover in children and young adults. In 19th International Congress of Nutrition. Bangkok.

  • Rush, E. (2009). The sunshine vitamin – why we are not getting it in sunny godzone?. In 61st Annual Scientific Meeting, Starving in the age of (wealth) recession: The ecology of child health. Hamilton.

  • Rush, E. (2009). The choice of cut-offs for obesity risk in a multiethnic population. In 2009 Australasian Conference on Obesity. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Project Energize: evolution not revolution! Functional Foods: smart foods for healthy kids. In Functional Foods: smart foods for healthy kids. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Obesity, what lies beneath?. In Cardiovascular risk and metabolic syndrome in mental health service users. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Insights into life long health for Indian people in New Zealand. In First Hindu Youth and Women convention. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Insights into food security for Pacific People by Pacific People. In Tino lelei: Holding hands: Sharing our strengths. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Growth - history does repeat. In 61st Annual Scientific Meeting, Starving in the age of (wealth) recession: The ecology of child health. Hamilton.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Follow-up of children born to GDM women treated with metformin. In Diabetes in Pregnancy Special Interest. Chennai.

  • Mearns, G., & Rush, E. (2009). B12 in Indian Vegetarians during Pregnancy. In Asian Nutrition and Physical Activity Forum Programme 2009. Auckland.

  • Crocket, A., Dickson, G., & Rush, E. (2009). Creating a healthier eating environment at a New Zealand university. In 19th International Congress of Nutrition. Bangkok.

  • Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2008). Diabetes among women with self reported past gestational diabetes mellitus in Te Wai O Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. In Diabetic Pregnancy Study Group. Cavtat.

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Graham, D., Reed, P., & Appleton, S. (2008). Milk,fruit and hungry children - indicators of change from Project Energize. In The What's happening in Our Backyard? HEHA research, evaluation and montoring conference. Wellington.

  • Rush, E., Hoque, E., & Joshy, G. (2008). Lifestyle and health for Asian children and young people. In Third International Asian Health and Wellbeing Conference. New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., & Hinepo Williams, M. (2008). Contributions to Diabetes Prevention and Understanding - Te Wai Rona. In National Maori Nutrition & Physical Activity Hui. Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2008). Contributions to diabetes prevention and understanding -t he Te Wai o Rona Diabetes Prevention Strategy. In Proceedings of the HEHA Research, Evaluation and Monitoring Conference (pp. 103). : Healthy Eating Healthy Action.

  • Rush, E., Chhichhia, P., Wen, J., Xin, S., Rowan, J., & Plank, L. (2008). One formula does not fit all: ethnic differences in New Zealand. In Proceedings of the Third International Asian Health and Wellbieng Conference (pp. 28). Auckland: University of Auckland, School of Population Health.

  • Xin, L. P., Chhichhia, P. C., Rush, E. C., Lucas, P. R., & Power, N. (2007). Measurement of dietary vitamin B12 and folate intakes in vulnerable groups. In Nutrition Society conference. Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Valencia, M., & Plank, L. (2007). Validity of 7 day physical activity diaries. In Proceedings of the NZ Sports Medicine and Science Conference (pp. 76). Hamilton: NZSMS.

  • Rush, E., Valencia, M., & Plank, L. (2007). Validity of 7-day physical activity diaries. In New Zealand Sports Medicine & Science Conference Programme and Collected Abstracts (pp. 76). Hamilton.

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., & Paterson, J. (2007). Frequently consumed foods and body composition in 4-year-old Pacific Island children. In 4th Asia-Oceania Conference on Obesity Abstract Book (pp. 66). Seoul.

  • Rush, E. C., Graham, D., McLennan, S., Appleton, S., & Robertson, J. (2007). Determinants of growth in 5 and 10 year children after two years in Project Energize programme. In National Nutrition and Physical Activity Public Health Conference Programme and Abstract Book (pp. 70). Rotorua.

  • Rush, E. A., Graham, D., McLennan, S., Appleton, S., & Reed, P. (2007). Determinants of growth in 5 and 10 year children after two years in the "Project Energize" programme. In Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity Meeting Procedures & Abstract Book (pp. 44-45). Canberra.

  • Rush, E. (2007). Sharing insights of obesity in New Zealand's multi-ethnic population. In 3rd ANZONA (Australia New Zealand Orthopaedic Nurses Association) International Conference. Rotorua.

  • Rush, E. (2007). Pacific peoples' growth - World leaders?. In College of Nurses Conference. Auckland.

  • Juranovich, G. D., Rush, E. C., Graham, D., Williams, L., & Kilding, A. (2007). Body composition and fitness in 5-12 year old children. In New Zealand Sports Medicine & Science Conference Programme and Collected Abstracts (pp. 100). Hamilton.

  • Williams, M. H., Oehley, M., Rush, E., & Simmons, D. (2006). Mapping the availability and accessibility of healthy food within the Waikato and Lakes District health regions: Te Wai o Rona diabetes prevention strategy. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting Abstract and Programme Book (pp. 36). Palmerston North.

  • Snowling, N., Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2006). Body composition of two-year-old children by DEXA. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 21). Auckland.

  • Simmons, D., Rush, E., Crook, N., Williams, M. H., Johnstone, W., Bridson, C., & Wilkinson, G. (2006). Weight reduction among Maori in Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes prevention strategy: Vanguard study findings. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting: Abstract and Programme Book (pp. 21). Palmerston North.

  • Simmons, D., & Rush, E. (2006). Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes prevention study. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 14). Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Simmons, D., Crook, N., & Obolonkin, V. (2006). Starting point for prevention and identification of cut-offs for risk for Type 2 diabetes in New Zealand Maori. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting Abstract and Programme Book (pp. 24). Palmerston North.

  • Rush, E., & Simmons, D. (2006). Cut-offs and obesity labels - What is the point?. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 13). Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Puniani, N., Snowling, N., & Paterson, J. (2006). Food security: Food cost, selection and healthy eating in a Pacific community in Auckland, New Zealand. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 18). Auckland.

  • Rush, E., & Paterson, J. (2006). Pacific Island Family study - Frequently consumed foods. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 13). Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2006). Health promoting properties of kiwifruit?. In Zespri Health and Nutrition Conference. Tauranga.

  • Graham, D., Appleton, S., Rush, E., McLennan, S., & Simmons, D. (2006). Project Energise: Evaluating a schools-based nutrition and physical activity programme. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 15). Auckland.

  • Duncan, S. J., Schofield, G., Duncan, E. K., & Rush, E. (2006). Correlates of excess body fatness in New Zealand children. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 13). Auckland.

  • Clark, P., Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2006). Risk of diabetes and abnormal glucose tolerance among women with self-reported past gestational diabetes mellitus in the Te Wai O Rona diabetes prevention strategy. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting Abstract and Programme Book (pp. 50). Palmerston North.

  • Chhichhia, P., Nabiryo, C., Hinckson, E. A., & Rush, E. (2006). Effects of diet on future health: Interrelationships among diet, energy expenditure, body composition and risk factors for lifestyle disease in Indian pre-adolescents. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 21). Auckland.

  • Chandrasekar, C., Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2006). Characteristics of Maori participants with undiagnosed diabetes in Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting (pp. 25). Palmerston North.

  • Appleton, S., Graham, D., Rush, E., McLennan, S., & Simmons, D. (2006). Project Energize: A schools-based programme designed to increase activity and improve nutrition. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 20). Auckland.

  • Valencia, M. E., Aleman, H., Robles, A. E., Macias, N., Ramirez, E., Huerta, R., . . . Salazar, G. (2005). Estudio de la composicion corporal en humanos en Mexico, Nueva Zelanda, Cuba y Chile. In Centre for Food and Development. Mexico.

  • Rush, E., Simmons, D., Obolonkin, V., Crook, N., & Team, T. W. O. R. D. P. S. (2005). Baseline data for the development of a multipartner community based programme for the prevention of Diabetes te wai o rona Diabetes prevention strategy [Abstract]. In Agencies for Nutrition Action Inaugural Public Health, Nutrition and Physical Activity Conference Programme Book (pp. 53). : SPARC.

  • Rush, E., Puniani, N., Snowling, N., Paterson, J., Butler, S., Crowley Malcolm, E., & Gao, W. (2005). The provision of a nutritious variety of food for young Pacific families. In Health Rights; Rights to Health? Conference. Apia.

  • Puniani, N., & Rush, E. (2005). One size does fit all - the measurement of the body fatness of children in New Zealand by bioimpedance [Abstract]. In Pacifika Medical Association of NZ 7th Annual Conference Book of Abstracts (pp. 26). : Pacifika Medical Association of NZ.

  • Kolt, G. S., Schofield, G. M., Chadha Narender, K., Oliver, M., & Rush, E. (2005). Socio-environmental correlates of health-related physical activity and body fatness in older Asian Indians in New Zealand [Abstract]. In Scientific Conference of the Australasian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine Conference Book of Abstracts (pp. 33). : Australasian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine.

  • Freitas, I. F. J., & Rush, E. C. (2005). Prevalence of obesity in New Zealand and Brazilian children [Abstract]. In Agencies for Nutrition Action Inaugural Public Health, Nutrition and Physical Activity Conference Programme (pp. 55). : Sport and Recreation New Zealand.

  • Crowley, J., Rush, E., Freitas, I., & Luke, A. (2005). Bioelectrical impedance measurement of body fatness: practical considerations [Abstract]. In New Zealand Dietetic Association Conference Programme and Abstracts (pp. 40-41). : New Zealand Dietetic Association Conference.

  • Crowley, J., Rush, E., Freitas, I., & Luke, A. (2005). Validity of hand-to-foot measurement of bioelectrical impedance: Standing compared with lying position [Abstract]. In New Zealand Sports Medicine and Science Conference Collected Abstracts (pp. 28). : Sports Medicine New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., Scragg, R., Schaff, D., Fitzgerald, E., & Plank, L. (2004). Body fat measured by bioimpedance in a subsample of the 2002 New Zealand Children's Nutrition Survey [Abstract]. In Meeting Proceedings & Abstract Book of Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity 13th Annual Scientific Meeting: Managing the Obesity Epidemic in Children and Families (pp. 49). : ASSO.

  • Rush, E., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. D. (2004). Effects of lifestyle changes on risk factors for life style diseases in Asian Indian adults in New Zealand [Abstract]. In Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity 13th Annual Scientific Meeting Proceedings & Abstract Book (pp. 83-84). : Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity.

  • Rush, E. C., Swinburn, B. A., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. D. (2004). Differences in body composition among European, Maori, Pacific Island and Indian people in New Zealand. [Abstract]. In Inaugural International Asian Health Conference programme and abstracts. : School of Population Health, University of Auckland.

  • Rush, E. C., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. D. (2004). Reduction of central obesity, a major risk factor for type 2 diabetes, through life style changes in Asian Indian adults in New Zealand. [Abstract]. In Inaugural International Asian Health Conference programme and abstracts. : School of Population Health, University of Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. (2004). Reduction of risk factors for type 2 diabetes through lifestyle change in Asian Indian adults in New Zealand.[Abstract]. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 28th Annual Scientific Meeting Conference programme and abstract booklet (pp. 35). : New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes.

  • Rush, E. (2004). Different engines: Body composition, metabolism, fuel, activity and intervention. [Abstract]. In Australian Society for the Study of Obesity (New Zealand Branch) Meeting proceedings and abstract book (pp. 10-11). : School of Population Health, University of Auckland.

  • Rush, E. C., Schulz, S., Plank, L., & Oblonkin, V. (2003). The effect of an energy drink containing caffeine on respiration, energy expenditure and respiratory exchange ratio in young women. In Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity 12th Annual Scientific Meeting. Hunter Valley, NSW.

  • Rush, E. C., Laulu, M. S., Watson, P., & Plank, L. D. (2003). Accuracy of dietary energy reporting in young New Zealand men and women and children. In 2003 Nutrition Society of New Zealand Conference. .

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Differences in fat distribution among European, Maori, Pacific Island and Indian people in New Zealand. In Asia Oceanic Society for the Study of Obesity (MASO 2003). Kuala Lumpur.

  • Sherpa, E. K., Schofield, G., Rush, E., & Kolt, G. S. (2003). Associations between ethnicity and body fatness in New Zealand. [Abstract].. In Proceedings of the New Zealand Sports Medicine and Science Conference New Zealand (pp. 129). : Sports Medicine New Zealand.

  • Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., & Rush, E. (2003). Measuring physical activity in New Zealand children. [Abstract].. In Proceedings of the New Zealand Sports Medicine and Science Conference (pp. 55). : Sports Medicine New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. C. (2002). All fat is not created equal. In Diabetes Unit Workshop. Rasta Peth Pune.

  • Rush, E. C. (2002). BMI cut-offs and risk factors - A Pacific perspective. In World Health Organisation Expert Consultation Meeting. Singapore.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L., Chandu, V., Laulu, M. S., Jovanovic, L., & Swinburn, B. (2002). Body proportions - Apples, pears and long legs. What's the difference?. In Association of Women in the Sciences Conference. Auckland University of Technology.

  • Patel, M., Ferguson, L., Plank, L., & Rush, E. C. (2002). The laxative effect of kiwifruit in the elderly. In Association of Women in the Sciences Conference. Auckland University of Technology.

  • AWIS., Laulu, M. S., Rush, E. C., & Ferguson, L. (2002). Flavonoids - are we eating them?. In Association of Women in the Sciences Conference. Auckland University of Technology, Auckland.

  • Cumin, M., Ferguson, L., & Rush, E. C. (2002). Reduction of risk for lifestyle diseases. In Association of Women in the Sciences Conference. Auckland University of Technology.

  • Shetty, P., Iyengar, V., Sawaya, A., Diaz, E., Guansheng, M., Hernandez, M., . . . Roberts, S. (2001). Application of stable isotopic techniques in the prevention of degenerative diseases (obesity and NIDDM) in developing societies. In 17th International Congress of NutritionProceedings published in: Annals of Nutrition & Metabolism (This is the Official Journal of the Federation of European Nutrition Societies) Vol. 45 Suppl 1 (pp. 4.06-02.015 (abstract on page 360)). : S. Karger, Medical and Scientific Publishers.

  • Rush, E., Plank, L., Mitchelson, E., & Laulu, M. S. (2001). Energy expenditure and metabolism in Maori, Pacific Island and New Zealand European men. In 17th International Congress of NutritionProceedings published in : Annals of Nutrition & Metabolism. (This is the Official Journal of the Federation of European Nutrition Societies) Vol. 45 Suppl 1 (pp. 4.05-2.013 (abstract on page 352)). : S. Karger, Medical and Scientific Publishers.

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M. S., Mitchelson, E., & Plank, L. (2001). Central Obesity and Risk for Type 2 Diabetes in Maori, Pacific and European Young Men in New Zealand. In Second Research Coordination Meeting of the International Atomic Energy Agency's Coordinated Research Project on 'Application of Nuclear Techniques in the Prevention of Degenerative Diseases (Obesity and Non-Insulin Dependent Diseases) in Ageing'. Kingston.

  • Jovanovic, L. M., Rush, E., Plank, L., & Swinburn, B. (2001). Body fat distribution: comparison between NZ European, Maori and Samoan ethnic groups. In International Union of Physiological Sciences. Christchurch. Retrieved from http://www.iups2001.org.nz/

  • Rush, E. (2000). The Children's Nutrition Survey - Validation of Methods to Assess Dietary Intake.. In New Zealand Dietetic Association , National Conference: Evolution and Revolution in the 21st Century - Food and Nutrition in the Changing World.. Wellington.

  • Rush, E. (2000). Body size, metabolism and ethnicity. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes - Annual Scientific Meeting.. Christchurch.

  • Rush, E., Amosa, T., & Plank, L. (2000). Frequency of Eating Occasions Reported by Young NZ Polynesian and European Women. In 2000 Pre-Olympic Congress, International Congress of Sport Science Sports Medicine and Physical Education (Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity).. Brisbane.

  • Rush, E., Watson, P., & Wall, C. (2000). Dietary validation for the New Zealand National Children's Nutrition Survey. In Fourth International Conference on Dietary Assessment Methods. A Challenge for the New Millenium: Promoting the Appropriate Use of Dietary Assessment Tools for All.. Tucson, Arizona.

  • Totua, I., & Rush, E. (1999). The Glycosylation of Haemoglobin: Application and Relevance to Diabetes Mellitus. In Living Science Conference. Dunedin.

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M., Hedges, R., & Aalbersberg, W. (1999). Are You What You Eat?. In Living Science Conference. Dunedin.

  • Rush, E. (1999). Energy Expenditure and Metabolism in Maori, Pacific Island and New Zealand European Men. In International Atomic Energy Agency First Research Coordination Meeting of the International Atomic Energy Agency Coordinated Research Project on 'Application of Nuclear Techniques in the Prevention of Degenerative Diseases (Obesity and Non-insulin Dependent Diabetes) in Ageing'. Vienna.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Laulu, M. S. (1999). Relationships of Body Mass Index with Stature: Differences among New Zealand Maori, Samoan and European People. In Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity Annual Meeting. Sydney.

  • Rush, E., Plank, L., & Laulu, M. (1999). Metabolic Studies in New Zealand using Stable Isotopes. In Pacific Partners in Nutrition Conference. Auckland.

  • Laulu, M., Rush, E., & Plank, L. (1999). A Preliminary Study Investigating the Differences in Appendicular Skeletal Muscle Mass among New Zealand Maori, Samoan and European People. In Living Science Conference. Dunedin.

Reports

  • Rush, E. C., & Pearce, L. (2013). Foods imported into the Tokelau Islands: 10th May 2008 to 1 April 2012.

  • Rush, E. C., McLennan, S., Graham, D., & Latimer, K. (2011). An evaluation of nutrition and physical activity in Waikato primary schools (Project Energize: June 2008 to June 2011). Hamilton: Sport Waikato. Retrieved from http://sportwaikato.org.nz/

  • World Health Organisation Expert Consultation., & Rush, E. (2011). Waist Circumference and Waist–Hip Ratio:Report of a WHO Expert Consultation Geneva, 8–11 December 2008. Geneva: World Health Organisation. Retrieved from http://libdoc.who.int/publications/2011/9789241501491_eng.pdf

  • Rush, E. (2009). Food Security for Pacific Peoples in New Zealand. Wellington: Obesity Action Coalition.

  • Schofield, G. M., Rush, E., Schofield, L., Soper, C., Badland, H., Williden, M., & Mackay, L. (2007). Government Walk the Talk. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Body fat percentage measured by bioimpedance - substudy of Children's Nutrition Survey. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. C., Laulu, M. S., Plank, L., & Mitchelson, E. (2002). Total energy expenditure and body composition in Maori, Pacific and European men in New Zealand. Bangalore, India.

  • Rush, E. C. (2002). Medical Resarch Council Resource Centre for Human Nutrition Research Scientific Report 1998-2002. [ Report]. Cambridge, UK.

  • Rush, E. C., Laulu, M. S., Mitchelson, E., & Plank, L. (2002). Central obesity and risk for type 2 diabetes in Maori, Pacific and European young men in New Zealand. [Report]. Kingston, Jamaica.

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M. S., Mitchelson, E., & Plank, L. (2001). Central Obesity and Risk for Type 2 Diabetes in Maori, Pacific and European Young Men in New Zealand. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Watson, P., Rush, E., Wall, C., Scragg, R., O'Brien, M., McDonald, B., . . . Wright, H. (2000). Interviewer Training and Procedures Manual. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., Scragg, R., Watson, P., Chevenkov, A., Durie, M., Finau, S., . . . Wall, C. (2000). Pre-testing and Consultation Outputs. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Watson, P., Rush, E., Wall, C., O'Brien, M., McDonald, B., Stewart, E., . . . Wright, H. (2000). Validation Outputs. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Watson, P., Rush, E., Wall, C., Scragg, R., O'Brien, M., McDonald, B., . . . Wright, H. (2000). Development and pretesting methodologies for the Children's Nutrition Survey. Outputs for the physical activity, anthropometry, blood sampling, urine sampling and general questionnaire. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Watson, P., Rush, E., Wall, C., Scragg, R., O'Brien, M., McDonald, B., . . . Wright, H. (2000). Development and pretesting methodologies for the Children's Nutrition Survey. Outputs for: the 24-hour recall, food frequency questionnaire, food security, key food habits and barriers to dietary change. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M. S., Mitchelson, E., & Plank, L. (1999). Energy Expenditure and Metabolism in Maori, Pacific Island and New Zealand European Men (NAHRES-47). Vienna, Austria.

Theses

  • Savila, F. (2018). Associations of home environment, food and growth among Pacific children in Auckland, New Zealand. (Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand). Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10292/11415

  • Phillips, M. (2017). Store atmospherics as a prime to nudge shoppers toward healthier food choices. (Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, NZ). Retrieved from http://aut.researchgateway.ac.nz/handle/10292/10977

  • Williams, M. (2014). Te Rongoa Kakariki: kanohi-ki-te-kanohi, e pai ana? A mixed methods randomized trial of two approaches to the Green Prescription. (Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand). Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10292/8648

Oral presentations

  • Rush, E. (2009). Follow-up of children born to GDM women treated with metformin. Chennai, India.

  • Paterson, J., & Rush, E. (2007). Pacific child health and obesity. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. (2006). What is the point of "obesity"?. University of Otago, Dunedin.

  • Rush, E. (2006). Obesity is an inflammatory process. Waikato Hospital Clinical School, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Fitness v fatness - lowering risk for lifestyle disease. Snells Beach, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Move more eat less: Putting the squeeze on lifestyle disease; current research. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., & Dalton, J. (2005). Te Wai o Rona - Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Body shape, body composition and body measurements. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. (2005). Reduction of abdominal fat and chronic disease risk factors by lifestyle change. Antigua, Guatemala.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Obesity and related diseases: Ethnic and environmental differences. University of Switzerland.

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Putting the squeeze on lifestyle disease. Lions Club of Pt Chevalier, Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Update on measuring energy expenditure and body fat - adults, children, ethnic differences. Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Putra, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Other outputs

  • Amoah, I., Cairncross, C., & Rush, E. (2017). The battle for better nutrition: The role of the escalating fruit and vegetable prices. In New Zealand Medical Journal (Iss. 1465).

  • Young, L., McLennan, S., Kirk, M., & Rush, E. C. (2016). Residential mobility: diluting the potential of public health programmes. In New Zealand Medical Journal (Iss. 1440).

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Obolonkin, V., Cooper, R., & Hamlin, M. (2015). In response to Letter to the Editor: Beyond the randomised control – assessment tool. In Public Health Nutrition (Iss. 11). Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/S136898001500155X

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Obolonkin, V., Cooper, R., & Hamlin, M. (2015). Invited commentary on Beyond the randomised controlled trial and BMI-evaluation of effectiveness of through-school nutrition and physical activity programmes. In Public Health Nutrition (Iss. 9). Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/S1368980014003322

  • Rush, E. C., & Obolonkin, V. (2014). Waikato 2011 centile charts for assessment of time to run 550m (Internet publication). Retrieved from http://aut.researchgateway.ac.nz/handle/10292/8235

  • Rush, E. C. (2012). Reducing obesity related chronic disease: Global policy development and actions from New Zealand. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice (Iss. 3). doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2011.10.001

  • Snowling, N., Rush, E., & Ahio, L. (2007). Food security, selection and cost: More than just calories?. In Agencies for Nutrition Action Update (Iss. March).

  • Carrington, R., Clark, T. A., King, C., Robinson, J., Rush, E., & Sladden, K. (2001). Child Obesity. UNITEC School of Sport, Studio 12 UNITEC.

  • Rush, E. (1999). Ethnic Differences and Metabolism.

  • Rush, E. (1999). Obesity and the Thrifty Phenotype: Some Lessons form Ethnicity.