Publications

Publications

Frisch, RE, and McArthur JW. Menstrual cycles: Fatness as a determinant of minimum weight for height necessary for their maintenance or onset. Science, 1974 185:949-951.

Frisch RE. Population, food intake and fertility: Historical evidence for a direct effect of nutrition on reproductive ability. Science, 1978, 199:2-30.

Frisch RE, Wyshak G, et. al. Lower prevalence of breast cancer and cancers of the reproductive system among former college athletes compared to non-athletes. British Journal of Cancer, 1985, 52:885-891.

Frisch, R.E., Wyshak, G., Albright, T.E., Albright, N.L., Schiff, I. Lower prevalence of diabetes in female former college athletes compared to non-athletes. Diabetes, 1986, 35:1101-1105.

Frisch RE, editor. Adipose Tissue and Reproduction, Karger, Basel, Switzerland, 1990, including chapter by Frisch RE., Body fat menarche, fitness and fertility. pp. 1-26.

Frisch RE. Body fat, menarche and fertility. Encyclopedia of Human Biology. Academic Press Inc., ed. 2, vol. 2, 1997, ed. 1, 1991.

Frisch RE, Snow RC, Johnson LA, Gerard B, Barbieri R, Rosen B. Magnetic resonance imaging of overall and regional body fat, estrogen metabolism, and ovulation of athletes compared to controls. J. Clin. Endo. Metab, 1993, 77:471-477.

Frisch RE. Body fat, menarche and fertility. Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition, London, Elsevier., 1998. ed. 2, 2005.

Frisch, RE. Female Fertility and the Body Fat Connection. With a Foreword by Robert L. Barbieri, MD. Univ. of Chicago Press 2002; paperback 2004.

Frisch, RE. "HIV Prevention in Adolescents". Science, 311, p. 337, 2006.