Richard D Telford

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Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Low physical activity and obesity: causes of chronic disease or simply predictors?
    Richard D Telford
    Faculty of Medicine, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1233-40. 2007
  2. pmc Determinants of childhood adiposity: evidence from the Australian LOOK study
    Richard D Telford
    College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e50014. 2012
  3. pmc Effects of changes in adiposity and physical activity on preadolescent insulin resistance: the Australian LOOK longitudinal study
    Richard D Telford
    College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e47438. 2012
  4. pmc Physical education, obesity, and academic achievement: a 2-year longitudinal investigation of Australian elementary school children
    Richard D Telford
    Medical School, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Am J Public Health 102:368-74. 2012
  5. doi Day-dependent step-count patterns and their persistence over 3 years in 8-10-year-old children: the LOOK project
    Richard D Telford
    Division of Public Health Research, Commonwealth Institute Australia, Canberra, Australia
    Ann Hum Biol 36:669-79. 2009
  6. doi Contrasting longitudinal and cross-sectional relationships between insulin resistance and percentage of body fat, fitness, and physical activity in children-the LOOK study
    Richard D Telford
    Medical School, Australian National University and Commonwealth Institute, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 10:500-7. 2009
  7. doi Reformulation of BMI and percent body fat to remove the height bias in 8-year-olds
    Richard D Telford
    Public Health Research Unit, Commonwealth Institute Australia, Manuka, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2175-81. 2008
  8. doi Discordance of international adiposity classifications in Australian boys and girls - the LOOK study
    Richard D Telford
    Faculty of Medicine, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Ann Hum Biol 35:334-41. 2008
  9. ncbi The lifestyle of our kids (LOOK) project: outline of methods
    Richard D Telford
    The Commonwealth Institute, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 12:156-63. 2009
  10. ncbi Schools with fitter children achieve better literacy and numeracy results: evidence of a school cultural effect
    Richard D Telford
    Medical School, Australian National University, Acton, ACT, Australia
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 24:45-57. 2012

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Publications17

  1. ncbi Low physical activity and obesity: causes of chronic disease or simply predictors?
    Richard D Telford
    Faculty of Medicine, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1233-40. 2007
    ..The purpose of this review is to determine whether low PA and obesity actually cause metabolic dysfunction and chronic disease, especially type 2 diabetes (T2D), rather than simply operating as predictors or markers...
  2. pmc Determinants of childhood adiposity: evidence from the Australian LOOK study
    Richard D Telford
    College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e50014. 2012
    ..To contribute to the current debate as to the relative influences of dietary intake and physical activity on the development of adiposity in community-based children...
  3. pmc Effects of changes in adiposity and physical activity on preadolescent insulin resistance: the Australian LOOK longitudinal study
    Richard D Telford
    College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e47438. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine whether these responses persisted as the children approached adolescence...
  4. pmc Physical education, obesity, and academic achievement: a 2-year longitudinal investigation of Australian elementary school children
    Richard D Telford
    Medical School, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Am J Public Health 102:368-74. 2012
    ..We determined whether physical education (PE) taught by specialists contributed to academic development and prevention of obesity in elementary school children...
  5. doi Day-dependent step-count patterns and their persistence over 3 years in 8-10-year-old children: the LOOK project
    Richard D Telford
    Division of Public Health Research, Commonwealth Institute Australia, Canberra, Australia
    Ann Hum Biol 36:669-79. 2009
    ..Physical activity in children is known to be generally lower at weekends but whether systematic day-to-day differences exist throughout the week is unclear...
  6. doi Contrasting longitudinal and cross-sectional relationships between insulin resistance and percentage of body fat, fitness, and physical activity in children-the LOOK study
    Richard D Telford
    Medical School, Australian National University and Commonwealth Institute, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 10:500-7. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine (a) changes in the homeostatic model of insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) over a 2-yr period and (b) comparisons of longitudinal and cross-sectional relationships between HOMA-IR and lifestyle-related risk factors...
  7. doi Reformulation of BMI and percent body fat to remove the height bias in 8-year-olds
    Richard D Telford
    Public Health Research Unit, Commonwealth Institute Australia, Manuka, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2175-81. 2008
    ..Ht(-3)) and FM function (FMF, FM.BM(-1.5)) replacing BMI and %BF, which both overestimate the adiposity of taller children and underestimate it in shorter children...
  8. doi Discordance of international adiposity classifications in Australian boys and girls - the LOOK study
    Richard D Telford
    Faculty of Medicine, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Ann Hum Biol 35:334-41. 2008
    ..Various charts based on body mass index (BMI) and per cent body fat (%BF) are used to classify childhood body composition but outcomes may vary...
  9. ncbi The lifestyle of our kids (LOOK) project: outline of methods
    Richard D Telford
    The Commonwealth Institute, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 12:156-63. 2009
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  10. ncbi Schools with fitter children achieve better literacy and numeracy results: evidence of a school cultural effect
    Richard D Telford
    Medical School, Australian National University, Acton, ACT, Australia
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 24:45-57. 2012
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  11. doi Establishment of pediatric reference intervals on a large cohort of healthy children
    Emma K Southcott
    ACT Pathology, The Canberra Hospital, Canberra, Australia
    Clin Chim Acta 411:1421-7. 2010
    ..There have been limited studies generating reference intervals from pediatric populations. We have studied a large cohort of healthy children on 3 separate occasions at 2yearly intervals...
  12. doi The distribution of cardiac troponin I in a population of healthy children: lessons for adults
    Gus Koerbin
    University of Canberra, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Clin Chim Acta 417:54-6. 2013
    ..To describe the distribution of hs-cTnI in a large cohort of healthy children...
  13. pmc Physical education and blood lipid concentrations in children: the LOOK randomized cluster trial
    Richard D Telford
    National Institute of Sports Studies, Faculty of Health, University of Canberra, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia Clinical Trials Unit, Academic Unit of Internal Medicine, Canberra Hospital, Garran, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e76124. 2013
    ..Our objective was to determine the effect of a modern elementary school physical education (PE) program on the blood lipid concentrations in community-based children...
  14. doi Transient troponin elevations in the blood of healthy young children
    Julia M Potter
    Australian National University Medical School, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Clin Chim Acta 413:702-6. 2012
    ..We have examined a cohort of healthy children and measured TnT in their blood...
  15. ncbi Influence of training loads on patterns of illness in elite distance runners
    Peter A Fricker
    Technical Direction, Australian Institute of Sport, Canberra, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 15:246-52. 2005
    ..To investigate relationships between training mileage and intensity, and the type, incidence, severity, and duration of respiratory illness in distance runners, and the impact of illness on submaximal and maximal running performance...
  16. ncbi Reliability and variability of running economy in elite distance runners
    Philo U Saunders
    Department of Physiology, Australian Institute of Sport, Belconnen, ACT 2616, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1972-6. 2004
    ..3 +/- 7.3 mL x min(-1) x kg(-1)), and measure the between-athlete variation of 70 highly trained runners (VO2max 69.7 +/- 6.0 mL x min(-1) x kg(-1)) to determine the magnitude of the smallest worthwhile change (SWC) required for RE...
  17. ncbi Factors affecting running economy in trained distance runners
    Philo U Saunders
    Department of Physiology, Australian Institute of Sport, Belconnen, ACT
    Sports Med 34:465-85. 2004
    ..The importance of RE to successful distance running is well established, and future research should focus on identifying methods to improve RE. Interventions that are easily incorporated into an athlete's training are desirable...