Jo Salmon

Summary

Affiliation: Deakin University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Are associations between the perceived home and neighbourhood environment and children's physical activity and sedentary behaviour moderated by urban/rural location?
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia Electronic address
    Health Place 24:44-53. 2013
  2. pmc Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between parenting style and adolescent girls' physical activity
    Julie Saunders
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:141. 2012
  3. pmc Three year follow-up of an early childhood intervention: is movement skill sustained?
    Avigdor Zask
    Health Promotion Unit, Northern New South Wales Local Health District, Lismore, NSW, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:127. 2012
  4. pmc Environmental factors influencing older adults' walking for transportation: a study using walk-along interviews
    Jelle Van Cauwenberg
    Department of Human Biometry and Biomechanics, Faculty of Physical Education and Physical Therapy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, B 1050, Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:85. 2012
  5. pmc A systematic review of intervention effects on potential mediators of children's physical activity
    Helen Brown
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:165. 2013
  6. 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
  7. pmc Are parental concerns for child TV viewing associated with child TV viewing and the home sedentary environment?
    Natalie Pearson
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:102. 2011
  8. pmc Reliability and validity of psychosocial and environmental correlates measures of physical activity and screen-based behaviors among Chinese children in Hong Kong
    Ya Jun Huang
    Department of Sports Science and Physical Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong 00852, PR China
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:16. 2011
  9. pmc Associations between physical activity and depressive symptoms in women
    Megan Teychenne
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Vic, 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:27. 2008
  10. pmc Physical activity correlates in young women with depressive symptoms: a qualitative study
    Denise Azar
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Vic, 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:3. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Are associations between the perceived home and neighbourhood environment and children's physical activity and sedentary behaviour moderated by urban/rural location?
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia Electronic address
    Health Place 24:44-53. 2013
    ..Among urban children, the importance of doing PA together as a family was positively associated with ST. Interventions targeting PA and ST may need to target different factors according to urban/rural location. ..
  2. pmc Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between parenting style and adolescent girls' physical activity
    Julie Saunders
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:141. 2012
    ..This study describes cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between parenting style and girls' participation in organized sport, walking/cycling trips and objectively assessed moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPA)...
  3. pmc Three year follow-up of an early childhood intervention: is movement skill sustained?
    Avigdor Zask
    Health Promotion Unit, Northern New South Wales Local Health District, Lismore, NSW, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:127. 2012
    ..This study aimed to determine whether intervention preschool children were still more skill proficient than controls three years after a 10 month movement skill focused intervention: 'Tooty Fruity Vegie in Preschools'...
  4. pmc Environmental factors influencing older adults' walking for transportation: a study using walk-along interviews
    Jelle Van Cauwenberg
    Department of Human Biometry and Biomechanics, Faculty of Physical Education and Physical Therapy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, B 1050, Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:85. 2012
    ..The current study sought to uncover the perceived environmental influences on Flemish older adults' walking for transportation. To get detailed and context-sensitive environmental information, it used walk-along interviews...
  5. pmc A systematic review of intervention effects on potential mediators of children's physical activity
    Helen Brown
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:165. 2013
    ..To systematically review the efficacy of physical activity interventions targeting 5-12 year old children on potential mediators and, where possible, to calculate the size of the intervention effect on the potential mediator...
  6. 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
    ....
  7. pmc Are parental concerns for child TV viewing associated with child TV viewing and the home sedentary environment?
    Natalie Pearson
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:102. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine associations between parental concerns for child television viewing and child television viewing and the home sedentary environment...
  8. pmc Reliability and validity of psychosocial and environmental correlates measures of physical activity and screen-based behaviors among Chinese children in Hong Kong
    Ya Jun Huang
    Department of Sports Science and Physical Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong 00852, PR China
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:16. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Associations between physical activity and depressive symptoms in women
    Megan Teychenne
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Vic, 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:27. 2008
    ..This study aimed to investigate associations between specific components of PA (domain, dose and social context) and odds of depressive symptoms in women...
  10. pmc Physical activity correlates in young women with depressive symptoms: a qualitative study
    Denise Azar
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Vic, 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:3. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to gather in-depth information about the correlates of physical activity among young women with and without depressive symptoms...
  11. pmc Correlates of sedentary behaviours in preschool children: a review
    Trina Hinkley
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Vic, 3125 Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:66. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  12. pmc Family influences on children's physical activity and fruit and vegetable consumption
    Natalie Pearson
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:34. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  13. pmc Individual, social and physical environmental correlates of children's active free-play: a cross-sectional study
    Jenny Veitch
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:11. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  14. ncbi request reprint Dog ownership, dog walking, and children's and parents' physical activity
    Jo Salmon
    Center for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research at Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Res Q Exerc Sport 81:264-71. 2010
    ..Promoting dog ownership and dog walking among children and as a family are potential strategies for increasing PA participation in some families...
  15. ncbi request reprint Associations among individual, social, and environmental barriers and children's walking or cycling to school
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood VIC 3125, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 22:107-13. 2007
    ..To examine associations among individual, social, and environmental barriers and children's walking or cycling to school...
  16. doi request reprint Factors in youth physical activity participation: from psychological aspects to environmental correlates
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    Res Sports Med 18:26-36. 2010
    ..More longitudinal and intervention research is needed to better understand the mechanisms of change in children's physical activity behaviour...
  17. pmc A cluster-randomized controlled trial to reduce sedentary behavior and promote physical activity and health of 8-9 year olds: the Transform-Us! study
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioral Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:759. 2011
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, trends and environmental influences on child and youth physical activity
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 50:183-99. 2007
    ..Prospective studies are needed to establish temporal relationships between the social and physical environment and child and youth PA...
  19. pmc The neighborhood social environment and body mass index among youth: a mediation analysis
    Jenny Veitch
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:31. 2012
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Family physical activity and sedentary environments and weight change in children
    Anna Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Int J Pediatr Obes 3:160-7. 2008
    ..To examine associations between family physical activity and sedentary environment and changes in body mass index (BMI) z-scores among 10-12-year-old children over three years...
  21. doi request reprint A parent-focused intervention to reduce infant obesity risk behaviors: a randomized trial
    Karen J Campbell
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood 3125, Australia
    Pediatrics 131:652-60. 2013
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a parent-focused intervention on infants' obesity-risk behaviors and BMI...
  22. pmc Personal, social and environmental determinants of educational inequalities in walking: a multilevel study
    Kylie Ball
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood VIC 3125, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:108-14. 2007
    ..To investigate the contribution of personal, social and environmental factors to mediating socioeconomic (educational) inequalities in women's leisure-time walking and walking for transport...
  23. 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
    ....
  24. pmc Direct and indirect associations between the family physical activity environment and sports participation among 10-12 year-old European children: testing the EnRG framework in the ENERGY project
    Anna F Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research C PAN, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:15. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether attitude, perceived behavioural control, health belief and enjoyment mediate associations between the family environment and 10-12 year-old children's sports participation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Love thy neighbour? Associations of social capital and crime with physical activity amongst women
    Kylie Ball
    Deakin University, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 71:807-14. 2010
    ..Further investigation of causal mechanisms underlying these associations is required...
  26. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, sedentary behavior, and depressive symptoms among adolescents
    Clare Hume
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 8:152-6. 2011
    ..This study examined cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between physical activity, sedentary behavior, and depressive symptoms among adolescents...
  27. ncbi request reprint Personal, family, social, and environmental correlates of active commuting to school
    Anna Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Melbourne, Victoria, and The Children s Hospital at Westmead, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 30:45-51. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine personal, family, social, and environmental correlates of active commuting to school among children...
  28. 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...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is park visitation associated with leisure-time and transportation physical activity?
    Jenny Veitch
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:732-4. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether frequency of park visitation was associated with time spent in various domains of physical activity among adults living in a disadvantaged neighbourhood of Victoria, Australia...
  30. pmc Understanding determinants of nutrition, physical activity and quality of life among older adults: the Wellbeing, Eating and Exercise for a Long Life (WELL) study
    Sarah A McNaughton
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, 3125, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:109. 2012
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Do features of public open spaces vary between urban and rural areas?
    Jenny Veitch
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    Prev Med 56:107-11. 2013
    ..Most park-based research has been conducted in urban settings with few studies examining rural parks. This study examined differences in features of parks in urban compared with rural areas...
  32. pmc Correlates of socio-economic inequalities in women's television viewing: a study of intrapersonal, social and environmental mediators
    Megan Teychenne
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Vic, 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:3. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate the contribution of intrapersonal, social and environmental factors to mediating socio-economic (educational) inequalities in women's television viewing...
  33. ncbi request reprint Are barriers to physical activity similar for adults with and without abnormal glucose metabolism?
    Clare Hume
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Educ 36:495-502. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine perceived barriers to physical activity among adults with and without abnormal glucose metabolism (AGM), and whether barriers varied according to physical activity status...
  34. ncbi request reprint Does weight status influence associations between children's fundamental movement skills and physical activity?
    Clare Hume
    Center for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Res Q Exerc Sport 79:158-65. 2008
    ..Future studies should examine a broader range of skills and types of activities to better characterize this relationship and to inform the promotion of movement skill proficiency and PA...
  35. ncbi request reprint Urban-rural comparison of weight status among women and children living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods
    Verity Cleland
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 192:137-40. 2010
    ..To compare the weight status of women and children living in socioeconomically disadvantaged rural and urban neighbourhoods in Victoria...
  36. ncbi request reprint Associations between family circumstance and weight status of Australian children
    Kylie Hesketh
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Int J Pediatr Obes 2:86-96. 2007
    ..To examine associations between weight status and multiple indicators of family circumstance in Australian elementary school children...
  37. ncbi request reprint Parental concerns about childhood obesity and the strategies employed to prevent unhealthy weight gain in children
    David Crawford
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 9:889-95. 2006
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Are parental concerns about children's inactivity warranted, and are they associated with a supportive home environment?
    Michelle Jackson
    Center for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Res Q Exerc Sport 79:274-82. 2008
    ..The challenge for public health will be to harness parental concerns and translate them into action...
  39. doi request reprint Features of public open spaces and physical activity among children: findings from the CLAN study
    Anna Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Australia
    Prev Med 47:514-8. 2008
    ..To examine associations between features of public open spaces, and children's physical activity...
  40. ncbi request reprint A translational research intervention to reduce screen behaviours and promote physical activity among children: Switch-2-Activity
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood 3125, Australia
    Health Promot Int 26:311-21. 2011
    ..Future studies that assess the translation of efficacious programmes and that test whether such programmes are equally effective in different settings (e.g. in the family setting) are urgently required...
  41. ncbi request reprint Individual, social, and physical environmental correlates of physical activity among young women at risk of depression
    Denise Azar
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 8:133-40. 2011
    ..Young women at risk of depression have a greater likelihood of being physically inactive and it is unknown whether correlates differ for women at risk and not at risk of depression...
  42. ncbi request reprint Trends in children's physical activity and weight status in high and low socio-economic status areas of Melbourne, Victoria, 1985-2001
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 29:337-42. 2005
    ..To examine trends in active transport to and from school, in school sport and physical education (PE), and in weight status among children from high and low socio-economic status (SES) areas in Melbourne, Victoria, between 1985 and 2001...
  43. pmc Associations between fruit and vegetable intake, leisure-time physical activity, sitting time and self-rated health among older adults: cross-sectional data from the WELL study
    Marita Södergren
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:551. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the relationship between fruit and vegetable (F&V) intake, leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) and sitting time (ST), and their association with self-rated health in older adults...
  44. doi request reprint Influences on preschool children's physical activity: exploration through focus groups
    Trina Hinkley
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Fam Community Health 34:39-50. 2011
    ..Associations among factors influencing preschoolers' physical activity should be further investigated through quantitative research...
  45. doi request reprint Correlates of preschool children's physical activity
    Trina Hinkley
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 43:159-67. 2012
    ..Physical activity is important for children's health, and identifying factors associated with their physical activity is important for future interventions and public health programs...
  46. doi request reprint Tracking of children's body-mass index, television viewing and dietary intake over five-years
    Natalie Pearson
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    Prev Med 53:268-70. 2011
    ..To examine the tracking of children's body mass index, television viewing, and dietary intake over five-years...
  47. ncbi request reprint Do features of public open spaces vary according to neighbourhood socio-economic status?
    David Crawford
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Health Place 14:889-93. 2008
    ..This study suggests that POS in high socioeconomic neighbourhoods possess more features that are likely to promote physical activity amongst children...
  48. pmc Deleterious associations of sitting time and television viewing time with cardiometabolic risk biomarkers: Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle (AusDiab) study 2004-2005
    Alicia A Thorp
    Baker IDIHeart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 33:327-34. 2010
    ..We examined the associations of sitting time and television (TV) viewing time with continuously measured biomarkers of cardio-metabolic risk in Australian adults...
  49. doi request reprint Are children's perceptions of neighbourhood social environments associated with their walking and physical activity?
    Clare Hume
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 12:637-41. 2009
    ..Longitudinal and experimental studies are required to further test the influence of these factors among children...
  50. doi request reprint The Melbourne Infant Feeding, Activity and Nutrition Trial (InFANT) Program follow-up
    Kylie D Hesketh
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Melbourne VIC 3125, Australia
    Contemp Clin Trials 34:145-51. 2013
    ..5 years post intervention (at child ages ~3.5 and 5 years). The follow-up study aims to assess intervention effects, mediators and moderators of effects, and program cost-effectiveness over the longer term...
  51. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and children's physical activity and sedentary behaviors: longitudinal findings from the CLAN study
    Kylie Ball
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 6:289-98. 2009
    ..This study aimed to examine cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between socioeconomic position (SEP) and physical activity and sedentary behaviors amongst children and adolescents...
  52. doi request reprint Understanding the correlates of adolescents' TV viewing: a social ecological approach
    Clare Hume
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:161-8. 2010
    ..To examine associations between social ecological factors and Dutch adolescents' TV viewing...
  53. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, sedentary behavior and depression among disadvantaged women
    Megan Teychenne
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    Health Educ Res 25:632-44. 2010
    ..The domain and social context of PA may be important components in reducing the risk of depression. Reducing time spent in SB may be a key strategy in the promotion of better mental health in women from disadvantaged neighborhoods...
  54. 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
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint How can socio-economic differences in physical activity among women be explained? A qualitative study
    Kylie Ball
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    Women Health 43:93-113. 2006
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Mediators of the relationship between maternal education and children's TV viewing
    Kylie Hesketh
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 33:41-7. 2007
    ..This study investigates whether family television environment mediates the relationship between maternal education and children's television viewing...
  57. doi request reprint The correlates of preschoolers' compliance with screen recommendations exist across multiple domains
    Trina Hinkley
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Victoria Australia
    Prev Med 57:212-9. 2013
    ..To investigate the individual, social and physical environment correlates of preschool children's compliance with Australian/Canadian and American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) screen recommendations...
  58. doi request reprint Is the neighbourhood environment associated with sedentary behaviour outside of school hours among children?
    Jenny Veitch
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Burwood, Australia
    Ann Behav Med 41:333-41. 2011
    ..Little is known about neighbourhood environments and children's sedentary behaviour outside school hours...
  59. doi request reprint 5-year changes in afterschool physical activity and sedentary behavior
    Lauren Arundell
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research C PAN, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 44:605-11. 2013
    ..The afterschool period holds promise for the promotion of physical activity, yet little is known about the importance of this period as children age...
  60. doi request reprint Physical activity during school recess: a systematic review
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 43:320-8. 2012
    ..The review examined the correlates of children's and adolescent's physical activity during school recess periods...
  61. ncbi request reprint Use of electronic games by young children and fundamental movement skills?
    Lisa M Barnett
    Deakin University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Percept Mot Skills 114:1023-34. 2012
    ..Longitudinal and experimental research is required to determine if playing these games improves object control skills or if children with greater object control skill proficiency prefer and play these games...
  62. doi request reprint Neighborhood characteristics and TV viewing in youth: nothing to do but watch TV?
    Anna Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 15:122-8. 2012
    ..This study examined cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between perceived and objective measures of the physical and social neighborhood environment and TV viewing among children and adolescents...
  63. doi request reprint Socio-demographic characteristics of children experiencing socioeconomic disadvantage who meet physical activity and screen-time recommendations: the READI study
    Clare Hume
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Prev Med 54:61-4. 2012
    ..To identify socio-demographic characteristics of children from socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods who meet physical activity and screen recommendations...
  64. pmc The Infant Feeding Activity and Nutrition Trial (INFANT) an early intervention to prevent childhood obesity: cluster-randomised controlled trial
    Karen Campbell
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioral Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:103. 2008
    ....
  65. 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...
  66. doi request reprint Mismatch between perceived and objective measures of physical activity environments
    Kylie Ball
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood 3125, Australia
    Prev Med 47:294-8. 2008
    ....
  67. 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...
  68. ncbi request reprint Macroenvironmental factors including GDP per capita and physical activity in Europe
    Adrian J Cameron
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:278-85. 2013
    ..Whether inequalities in economic development and other macroenvironmental variables between countries are also related to physical activity at the country level is comparatively unstudied...
  69. pmc Educational inequalities in women's depressive symptoms: the mediating role of perceived neighbourhood characteristics
    Megan Teychenne
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:4241-53. 2012
    ..Further longitudinal and intervention studies are needed to confirm these findings...
  70. pmc Breaking up prolonged sitting reduces postprandial glucose and insulin responses
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 35:976-83. 2012
    ..We examined the acute effects on postprandial glucose and insulin levels of uninterrupted sitting compared with sitting interrupted by brief bouts of light- or moderate-intensity walking...
  71. pmc Agreement between activPAL and ActiGraph for assessing children's sedentary time
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood 3125 Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:15. 2012
    ....
  72. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of the family physical activity environment and physical activity among youth
    Verity Cleland
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 25:159-67. 2011
    ..This study aimed to examine the longitudinal relationship between the family environment and PA among youth...
  73. ncbi request reprint Which food-related behaviours are associated with healthier intakes of fruits and vegetables among women?
    David Crawford
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 10:256-65. 2007
    ..To examine associations between shopping, food preparation, meal and eating behaviours and fruit and vegetable intake among women...
  74. doi request reprint Personal, social and environmental correlates of resilience to physical inactivity among women from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds
    Verity J Cleland
    Centre for Physical Activity utrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood Victoria 3125, Australia
    Health Educ Res 25:268-81. 2010
    ..09) were significantly associated with achieving recommended LTPA. Personal factors were the characteristics most strongly associated with achieving recommended levels of LTPA among women from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds...
  75. ncbi request reprint Is dog ownership or dog walking associated with weight status in children and their parents?
    Anna Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria
    Health Promot J Austr 19:60-3. 2008
    ..This study examined associations between dog ownership, frequency of dog walking and weight status among children and their parents...
  76. ncbi request reprint Associations of children's perceived neighborhood environments with walking and physical activity
    Clare Hume
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research C PAN, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 21:201-7. 2007
    ..To examine associations between children's perceptions of the neighborhood environment and walking and physical activity...
  77. ncbi request reprint Television viewing habits associated with obesity risk factors: a survey of Melbourne schoolchildren
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Melbourne, VIC 3125, Australia
    Med J Aust 184:64-7. 2006
    ....
  78. ncbi request reprint Associations of strength training with impaired glucose metabolism: the AusDiab Study
    Karl E Minges
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:299-303. 2013
    ..To examine the association of strength training (ST) activity with impaired glucose metabolism (IGM) in Australian adults...
  79. doi request reprint Park improvements and park activity: a natural experiment
    Jenny Veitch
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 42:616-9. 2012
    ..Natural experiments are a research priority for investigating whether changes to the physical environment affect physical activity; however, natural experiments involving parks have rarely been conducted...
  80. ncbi request reprint Family structure and children's television viewing and physical activity
    Sarah Bagley
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:910-8. 2006
    ..This study aimed to examine how physical activity (PA) and television (TV) viewing time of children varied according to family structure...
  81. doi request reprint Clustering of obesity-related risk behaviors in children and their mothers
    Adrian J Cameron
    Deakin University, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Burkwood, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 21:95-102. 2011
    ..To examine the clustering and patterns of obesity-related behaviors in children and their mothers and the concordance between mother and child pairs...
  82. ncbi request reprint Individual, social and home environment determinants of change in children's television viewing: the Switch-Play intervention
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:378-87. 2006
    ..Greater understanding of the family dynamics and circumstances, as well as the individual and social determinants of TV viewing, will be required if we are to develop effective strategies for reducing TV viewing in children...
  83. ncbi request reprint Where do children usually play? A qualitative study of parents' perceptions of influences on children's active free-play
    Jenny Veitch
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood VIC 3125, Australia
    Health Place 12:383-93. 2006
    ..The study findings have important implications for future urban planning and children's opportunities for active free-play...
  84. ncbi request reprint Reducing sedentary behaviour and increasing physical activity among 10-year-old children: overview and process evaluation of the 'Switch-Play' intervention
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    Health Promot Int 20:7-17. 2005
    ....
  85. doi request reprint The validity and reliability of an instrument to assess children's outdoor play in various locations
    Jenny Veitch
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 12:579-82. 2009
    ..Evidence of the reliability and validity of items assessing where children play is novel and important considering the need to promote children's physical activity in a variety of settings...
  86. doi request reprint Preschool children and physical activity: a review of correlates
    Trina Hinkley
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 34:435-441. 2008
    ..This paper reviews articles investigating correlates of preschool children's physical activity behaviors published in peer-reviewed journals between 1980 and March 2007...
  87. doi request reprint Correlates of pedometer-measured and self-reported physical activity among young Australian adults
    Verity J Cleland
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 14:496-503. 2011
    ..Many physical activity correlates differed depending on the measure employed; researchers should be mindful of these differences when selecting measures of physical activity...
  88. ncbi request reprint Perceptions about the local neighborhood and walking and cycling among children
    Anna Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood VIC 3125, Australia
    Prev Med 38:39-47. 2004
    ..This study examined associations between perceptions of the local neighborhood and walking and cycling among children...
  89. ncbi request reprint Promoting physical activity participation among children and adolescents
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    Epidemiol Rev 29:144-59. 2007
    ..Further evidence of the effectiveness of interventions promoting young people's physical activity in family and community settings is needed...
  90. doi request reprint Sedentary behavior and depression among adults: a review
    Megan Teychenne
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Med 17:246-54. 2010
    ..Although the association between SB (e.g., watching TV/using the computer) and physical health has been well documented, increasing research has focused on the possible link between SB and mental health (e.g., depression)...
  91. doi request reprint Health risks, correlates, and interventions to reduce sedentary behavior in young people
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 41:197-206. 2011
    ..Opportunities for young people to be sedentary have increased during leisure time, study time, and transportation time...
  92. doi request reprint Preschoolers' physical activity, screen time, and compliance with recommendations
    Trina Hinkley
    Interdisciplinary Educational Research Institute, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:458-65. 2012
    ....
  93. doi request reprint Physical activity and likelihood of depression in adults: a review
    Megan Teychenne
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Melbourne, Australia
    Prev Med 46:397-411. 2008
    ..This review examines original research which has investigated associations between physical activity (PA) dose (i.e. frequency, intensity and duration) and domain and depression or symptoms of depression in adults...
  94. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and sedentary behavior: a population-based study of barriers, enjoyment, and preference
    Jo Salmon
    School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Health Psychol 22:178-88. 2003
    ..These constructs can be used to examine individual and environmental influences on physical activity and sedentary behavior in specific populations and could inform the development of targeted interventions...
  95. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a prevention program to address body focus and negative affect among children
    Marita P McCabe
    School of Psychology, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    J Health Psychol 11:589-98. 2006
    ..Further research is required to develop prevention and intervention programs to lower the effects of body dissatisfaction and negative affect among children...
  96. ncbi request reprint Effects of a holistic health program on women's physical activity and mental and spiritual health
    Michelle Jorna
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, Melbourne, VIC 3125, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:395-401. 2006
    ..The data highlight the potential for a church-based setting and holistic approach to health promotion as a successful means of increasing physical activity and promoting mental and spiritual health among Australian women...
  97. pmc Efficacy of a referral and physical activity program for survivors of prostate cancer [ENGAGE]: rationale and design for a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Patricia M Livingston
    Faculty of Health, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
    BMC Cancer 11:237. 2011
    ..The influence of individual and environmental mediators on participation in physical activity will also be determined...
  98. ncbi request reprint Novel strategies to promote children's physical activities and reduce sedentary behavior
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 7:S299-306. 2010
    ..Future studies should assess the effectiveness of interventions targeting organizational and pedagogical changes in schools as well as using homework to engage with families in more active ways...
  99. ncbi request reprint Do logbooks influence recall of physical activity in validation studies?
    Anna Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1181-6. 2004
    ..To examine whether physical activity logbooks influence estimates of validity of 7-d recall physical activity questionnaires...
  100. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and television viewing in relation to risk of undiagnosed abnormal glucose metabolism in adults
    David W Dunstan
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia 3162
    Diabetes Care 27:2603-9. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to assess the associations of physical activity time and television (TV) time with risk of "undiagnosed" abnormal glucose metabolism in Australian adults...
  101. ncbi request reprint Association of television viewing with fasting and 2-h postchallenge plasma glucose levels in adults without diagnosed diabetes
    David W Dunstan
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Care 30:516-22. 2007
    ..We examined the associations of television viewing time with fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and 2-h postchallenge plasma glucose (2-h PG) levels in Australian adults...