Alison Carver

Summary

Affiliation: Deakin University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Young and free? A study of independent mobility among urban and rural dwelling Australian children
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 15:505-10. 2012
  2. pmc How does perceived risk mediate associations between perceived safety and parental restriction of adolescents' physical activity in their neighborhood?
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:57. 2012
  3. pmc How is active transport associated with children's and adolescents' physical activity over time?
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:126. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Are children and adolescents less active if parents restrict their physical activity and active transport due to perceived risk?
    Alison Carver
    Deakin University, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 70:1799-805. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Playing it safe: the influence of neighbourhood safety on children's physical activity. A review
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Vic, Australia
    Health Place 14:217-27. 2008
  6. pmc Are safety-related features of the road environment associated with smaller declines in physical activity among youth?
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    J Urban Health 87:29-43. 2010
  7. pmc Neighborhood road environments and physical activity among youth: the CLAN study
    Alison Carver
    Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    J Urban Health 85:532-44. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Walking and cycling to school: predictors of increases among children and adolescents
    Clare Hume
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 36:195-200. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of neighborhood safety and physical activity among youth: the CLAN study
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 5:430-44. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Parent's views of the importance of making changes in settings where children spend time to prevent obesity
    David Crawford
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 17:148-58. 2008

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Young and free? A study of independent mobility among urban and rural dwelling Australian children
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 15:505-10. 2012
    ..To examine urban/rural differences in children's independent mobility; associations between mobility licences and children's independent mobility; and potential correlates of mobility licences...
  2. pmc How does perceived risk mediate associations between perceived safety and parental restriction of adolescents' physical activity in their neighborhood?
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:57. 2012
    ..This study aimed to examine perceived risk as a potential mediator of associations between perceived safety/victimization and constrained behavior...
  3. pmc How is active transport associated with children's and adolescents' physical activity over time?
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:126. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Are children and adolescents less active if parents restrict their physical activity and active transport due to perceived risk?
    Alison Carver
    Deakin University, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 70:1799-805. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Playing it safe: the influence of neighbourhood safety on children's physical activity. A review
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Vic, Australia
    Health Place 14:217-27. 2008
    ..A research agenda is suggested for further study of perceived and objective measures of neighbourhood safety and their associations with children's physical activity...
  6. pmc Are safety-related features of the road environment associated with smaller declines in physical activity among youth?
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    J Urban Health 87:29-43. 2010
    ..Passive road safety interventions may promote AT and physical activity among less active girls, in particular...
  7. pmc Neighborhood road environments and physical activity among youth: the CLAN study
    Alison Carver
    Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    J Urban Health 85:532-44. 2008
    ..Speed humps were positively associated with adolescent boys' MVPA during evenings. The road environment influences physical activity among youth in different ways, according to age group, sex and type of physical activity...
  8. doi request reprint Walking and cycling to school: predictors of increases among children and adolescents
    Clare Hume
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 36:195-200. 2009
    ..This study examined predictors of increases in children's and adolescents' active commuting (walking or cycling) to/from school over a 2-year period...
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of neighborhood safety and physical activity among youth: the CLAN study
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 5:430-44. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine associations between perceptions of neighborhood safety and physical activity among youth...
  10. ncbi request reprint Parent's views of the importance of making changes in settings where children spend time to prevent obesity
    David Crawford
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 17:148-58. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Association of family environment with children's television viewing and with low level of physical activity
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Obes Res 13:1939-51. 2005
    ..This study examined associations between the family environment and children's television (TV) viewing and likelihood of being low-active...
  12. ncbi request reprint Associations between the home food environment and obesity-promoting eating behaviors in adolescence
    Karen J Campbell
    Centre of Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:719-30. 2007
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint How do perceptions of local neighborhood relate to adolescents' walking and cycling?
    Alison Carver
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 20:139-47. 2005
    ..To examine how perceptions of the local neighborhood relate to adolescents' walking and cycling...
  14. doi request reprint Effective recruitment and retention strategies in community health programs
    Jennifer McCann
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 24:104-10. 2013
    ..The aim of this project was to identify effective recruitment and retention strategies used by health-promotion organisations that focus on increasing physical activity and improving nutrition within the local community...