Δημοσιευμένο έργο ως τον Ιούνιο 2015 (μόνο ξενόγλωσσες δημοσιεύσεις)

Research Summary-June 2015: Peer Reviewed Articles: 43 (Original Research: 31, Reviews:12); Book Chapters: 10; Total IF: 124.866; Total Citations: 1004; Invited Speaker in International Conferences: 12; Presentations in International Congresses: 85


Peer-Reviewed Research Articles (IF: Impact Factor, C: Citations)


  1. Pervanidou P, BastakiD, ChouliarasG, PapanikolaouK, Kanaka-GantenbeinC and ChrousosGP. Internalizing and Externalizing Problems in Obese Children and Adolescents: Associations with Daily Salivary Cortisol Concentrations. Hormones 2015 in press (IF: 1.237, C-)
  2. Papastefanou I, Eleftheriades M, Kappou D, Lambrinoudaki I, Lavranos D, Pervanidou P, Sotiriadis A, Hassiakos D , Chrousos GP. Maternal serum osteocalcin at 11-14 weeks of gestation in gestational diabetes mellitus Eur J Clin Invest 2015 (IF: 2.834, C: -)in press
  3. Sakka S, Siahanidou T, Voyatzis C, Pervanidou P, Kaminioti C, Lazopoulou N, Kanaka-Gantenbein C, Chrousos GP, Papassotiriou I. Elevated circulating levels of lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 in obese children. Clin Chem Labmed 2015 Jan 10. PMID:25581763 (IF: 2.955, C: -)
  4. Hassiakos D, Eleftheriades M, Papastefanou I, Lambrinoudaki I, Kappou D, Lavranos D, Akalestos A, Aravantinos L, Pervanidou P, Chrousos G. Increased Maternal Serum Interleukin-6 Concentrations at 11 to 14 Weeks of Gestation in Low Risk Pregnancies Complicated with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: Development of a Prediction Model. Horm Metab Res. 2015 Jan 7. PMID: 25565094.   (IF: 2.038, C:-)
  5. Lazopoulou N, Gkioka E, Ntalla I, Pervanidou P, Magiakou AM, Roma-Giannikou E, Chrousos GP, Papassotiriou I, Dedoussis G, Kanaka-Gantenbein C. The combined effect of MC4R and FTO risk alleles on childhood obesity in Greece. Hormones (Athens). 2015 Jan;14(1). PMID: 25402378. (IF: 1.237, C-)
  6. Eleftheriades M, Papastefanou I, Lambrinoudaki I, Kappou D, Lavranos D, Akalestos A, Souka AP, Pervanidou P, Hassiakos D, Chrousos GP. Elevated placental growth factor concentrations at 11-14 weeks of gestation to predict gestational diabetes mellitus. Metabolism. 2014 ;63(11):1419-25. (IF: 3.611, C:2)
  7. Pervanidou P, Chouliaras G, Akalestos A, Bastaki D, Apostolakou F, Papassotiriou I and Chrousos GP. Increased Placental Growth Factor (PlGF) Concentrations in Children and Adolescents with Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome, Hormones, 2014 Jul-Sep;13(3):369-74. (IF: 1.237, C: 1)
  8. Eleftheriades M, Pervanidou P, Vafaei H, Vaggos G, Dontas I, Skenderi K, Sebire NJ and Nicolaides K. Metabolic Profiles of Adult Wistar Rats in Relation to Prenatal and Postnatal Nutritional Manipulation: The Role of Birthweight. Hormones, 2014, 13.2: 268-279 (IF: 1.237, C: -)
  9. Giannisi F, Pervanidou P, Michalaki E, Papanikolaou K, Chrousos G, Yannakoulia M. Parental readiness to implement life-­‐style behaviour changes in relation to children's excess weight. J Paediatr Child Health. 2014 50(6):476-81.(IF: 1.193, C:1)
  10. Manios Y, Moschonis G, Papandreou C, Siatitsa PE, Iatridi V, Lidoriki I, Lionis C, Chrousos GP; Healthy Growth Study group. Female sex, small size at birth and low family income increase the likelihood of insulin resistance in late childhood: the Healthy Growth Study. Pediatr Diabetes. 2014 Feb;15(1):41-­‐50. (IF: 2.129, C:4)
  11. Androutsos O, Moschonis G, Koumpitski A, Mantzou A, Roma-­‐Giannikou E, Chrousos GP, Manios Y, Kanaka-­‐ Gantenbein C; “Healthy Growth Study” Group. The correlation of right 2D:4D finger length ratio to the low-­‐ grade inflammation marker IL-­‐6 in children. The Healthy Growth Study. Early Hum Dev. 2014 Jan;90(1):61-­‐5. (IF: 1.931, C:2)
  12. Metheniti D, Sakka S, Dracopoulou M, Kanaka-­‐Gantenbein C, Chrousos GP, Pervanidou P. Decreased circulating 25-­‐(OH) Vitamin D3 (25-­‐(OH) D3) concentrations in obese female children and adolescents: Associations with Retinol Binding Protein-­‐4 (RBP-­‐4) and Lipocalin-­‐2. Hormones 2013 Jul-Sep;12(3):397-404 (IF:
  13. Chouliaras G, Panayiotou J, Margoni D, Mantzou E, Pervanidou P, Manios Y, Chrousos G, and Roma E. Circulating leptin and adiponectin and their relation to glucose metabolism in children with Crohn's disease Pediatric Research 2013 (IF: 2.840, C:3)
  14. Moschonis G, Kalliora AC, Costarelli V, Papandreou C, Koutoukidis D, Lionis C, Chrousos GP, Manios Y. Identification of lifestyle patterns associated with obesity and fat mass in children: the Healthy Growth Study. Public Health Nutr. 2013 Mar 26:1-­‐11 (IF: 2.483,C:6)
  15. Manios Y, Birbilis M, Moschonis G, Birbilis G, Mougios V, Lionis C, Chrousos GP; “Healthy Growth Study” group. Childhood Obesity Risk Evaluation based on perinatal factors and family sociodemographic characteristics: CORE index. Eur J Pediatr. 2013 Apr;172(4):551-­‐5 (IF: 1.983, C:2)
  16. Birbilis M, Moschonis G, Mougios V, Manios Y; Healthy Growth Study’ group. Obesity in adolescence is associated with perinatal risk factors, parental BMI and sociodemographic characteristics. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2013 Jan;67(1):115-­‐21 (IF: 2.95,C:26)
  17. Moschonis G, Chrousos GP, Lionis C, Mougios V, Manios Y; Healthy Growth Study group. Association of total body and visceral fat mass with iron deficiency in preadolescents: the Healthy Growth Study.Br J Nutr. 2012 Aug;108(4):710-­‐9 (IF: 3.342,C:20)
  18. Pervanidou P, Akalestos A, Bastaki D, Apostolakou F, Papassotiriou I, Chrousos G. Increased circulating High-­‐ Sensitivity Troponin T concentrations in children and adolescents with obesity and the metabolic syndrome: a marker for early cardiac damage? Metabolism. 2013 Apr;62(4):527-­‐31 (IF: 3.611,C:11)
  19. Pervanidou P, Bastaki D, Chouliaras G, Papanikolaou K, Laios E, Kanaka-­‐Gantenbein C, Chrousos GP. Circadian cortisol profiles, anxiety and Depressi symptomatology, and body mass index in a clinical population of obese children. Stress. 2013 Jan;16(1):34-­‐43. (IF: 3.463,C:11)
  20. Karamouzis I, Pervanidou P, Berardelli R, Iliadis S, Papassotiriou I, Karamouzis M, Chrousos GP, Kanaka-­‐ Gantenbein C. Enhanced oxidative stress and platelet activation combined with reduced antioxidant capacity in obese prepubertal and adolescent girls with full or partial metabolic syndrome. Horm Metab Res. 2011 Aug;43(9):607-­‐13 (IF: 2.038, C:26)
  21. Kolaitis G, Giannakopoulos G, Liakopoulou M, Pervanidou P, Charitaki S, Mihas C, Ferentinos S, Papassotiriou I, Chrousos GP, Tsiantis J. Predicting pediatric posttraumatic stress disorder after road traffic accidents: the role of parental psychopathology. J Trauma Stress. 2011 Aug;24(4):414-­‐21 (IF: 2.083, C:8)
  22. Vasilopoulos Y, Sarafidou T, Bagiatis V, Skriapa L, Goutzelas Y, Pervanidou P, Lazopoulou N, Chrousos GP, Mamuris Z. Association between polymorphisms in MTHFR and APOA5 and metabolic syndrome in the Greek population. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2011 Sep;15(9):613-­‐7 (IF: 1.147, C:12)
  23. Nader N, Ng SS, Lambrou GI, Pervanidou P, Wang Y, Chrousos GP, Kino T. AMPK regulates metabolic actions of glucocorticoids by phosphorylating the glucocorticoid receptor through p38 MAPK. Mol Endocrinol. 2010 Sep;24(9):1748-­‐64(IF: 4.201, C:33)
  24. Bathrellou Ε, Yannakoulia Μ, Papanikolaou Κ, Pehlivanidis Α, Pervanidou P, Kanaka-­‐Gantenbein Ch, Tokou I, Tsiantis J, Chrousos GP, Sidossis L. Parental involvement does not augment the effectiveness of an intense behavioral program for the treatment of childhood obesity Hormones (Athens). 2010 Apr-­‐Jun;9(2):171-­‐5 (IF: 1.237, C: 7)
  25. Pervanidou P, Margeli A, Akalestos A., Sakka S, Papassotiriou I, Kanaka-­‐Gantenbein C and Chrousos GP Associations between N-­‐terminal pro-­‐Brain Natriuretic Peptide (NT-­‐ proBNP) and adiponectin concentrations depend on the degree of obesity in female adolescents: gender dimorphic findings Hormone Metabolic Research, 2009 Nov;41(11):829-­‐33, (IF: 2.038, C:9)
  26. Pervanidou P, Akalestos A., Sakka S, Papassotiriou I, Kanaka-­‐ Gantenbein C and Chrousos GP. Gender dimorphic associations between N-­‐terminal pro-­‐Brain Natriuretic Peptide (NT-­‐ proBNP), Body Mass Index and Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents. Hormone Research, 2010;73(5):341-­‐8 (IF: 1.713, C:10)
  27. Bathrellou I, Yannakoulia M , Papanikolaou K, Pehlivanidis A, Pervanidou P, Kanaka-­‐Gantenbein C, Tsiantis J, Chrousos G, Sidossis L. Development of a multidisciplinary intervention for the treatment of childhood obesity based on Cognitive Behavior Therapy Child and Family Behavior Therapy, 2010, 32:1, 34-­‐50 (IF: 0.455,C:5)
  28. Pervanidou P, Margeli A, Lazaropoulou C, Papassotiriou I, Chrousos GP. The immediate and long-­‐term Impact of physical and/or emotional-­‐only Stress on Circulating Stress Hormones and Adipo-­‐cytokines in Children and Adolescents after Motor Vehicle Accidents, Stress, 2008;11(6):438-­‐447 (IF: 3.463,C:13)
  29. Kanaka-­‐Gantenbein C, Margeli A, Pervanidou P, Sakka S, Mastorakos G, Chrousos G, Papassotiriou I. Retinol Binding Protein-­‐4 and Lipocalin-­‐2 in Childhood and Adolescent Obesity: When Kids are not Just ″Small Adults″ Clinical Chemistry 2008 May; 54(7):1176-­‐1182 (IF: 7.768,C:45)
  30. Pervanidou P, Kolaitis G, Charitaki S, Margeli A, Ferentinos S, Bakoula C, Lazaropoulou C, Papassotiriou I, Tsiantis J, Chrousos GP. Elevated morning serum interleukin (IL)-­‐6 or evening salivary cortisol concentrations predict posttraumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents six months after a motor vehicle accident. Psychoneuroendocrinology 2007 Sep-­‐Nov;32(8-­‐10):991-­‐9 (IF: 5.591,C:75)
  31. Pervanidou P, Kolaitis G, Charitaki S, Lazaropoulou C, Papassotiriou I, Hindmarsh P, Bakoula C, Tsiantis J, 
Chrousos GP.The Natural History of Neuroendocrine Changes in Pediatric Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) After Motor Vehicle Accidents: Progressive Divergence of Noradrenaline and Cortisol Concentrations Over Time. Biol Psychiatry 2007 Nov 15;62(10):1095-­‐1102 (IF: 9.472,C:61)


Review Articles


  1. Pervanidou P, Charmandari E, Chrousos GP. Endocrine Aspects of Childhood Obesity. Current PediatricsReports: 2013,
  2. Pervanidou P, Chrousos GP. Posttraumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents: neuroendocrine perspectives. Sci Signal 2012 Oct 9;5(245):pt6 (IF: 6.337,C:8)
  3. Pervanidou P, Chrousos GP. Reply to: Stress during childhood and adolescence: How to combat? Metabolism 2012 61.5: e3-­‐e4 (IF: 3.611)
  4. Pervanidou P, Chrousos GP. Metabolic consequences of stress during childhood and adolescence. Metabolism. 2012 May;61(5):611-­‐9. (IF: 3.611,C:66)
  5. Pervanidou P, Chrousos GP. Stress and obesity/metabolic syndrome in childhood and adolescence. Int J Pediatr Obes. 2011 Sep;6 Suppl 1:21-­‐8 (IF: 3.025,C:33)
  6. Pervanidou P, Chrousos GP. Stress and behavior: the role of nutrients with emphasis on omega-­‐3 fatty acids. World Rev Nutr Diet. 2011;102:44-­‐52
  7. Kassi E, Pervanidou P, Kaltsas G, Chrousos G. Metabolic syndrome: definitions and controversies. BMC Med. 2011 May 5;9:48 (IF : 6.679,C:309)
  8. Pervanidou P, Chrousos GP. Neuroendocrinology of posttraumatic stress disorder. Prog Brain Res. 2010;182:149-­‐60 (IF: 5.103, C:65)
  9. Pervanidou P. Βiology of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in childhood and adolescence J. Neuroendocrinol. 2008 May;20(5):632-­‐8 (IF: 3.507,C:81)
  10. Pervanidou P, Xekouki P, Dacou-­‐Voutetakis C. Hepatic Enzyme Abnormalities in Turner Syndrome: A Case 
Report. Hormone Research 2007; 67 (Suppl. 1):106-­‐8 (IF: 1.553)
  11. Pervanidou P, Chrousos GP. Post-­‐traumatic Stress Disorder in children and adolescents: from Sigmund Freud's 
"trauma" to psychopathology and the (Dys)metabolic syndrome. Horm Metab Res 2007 June; 39(6):413-­‐9 (IF: 1.713,C:37)
  12. Pervanidou P, Kanaka-­‐Gantenbein C, Chrousos GP. Assessment of metabolic profile in a clinical setting. Curr 
Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 2006 Sep;9 (5):589-­‐9 (IF: 3.972,C:10)