Nicholas D Gilson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does physical activity impact on presenteeism and other indicators of workplace well-being?
    Helen E Brown
    The University of Queensland, School of Human Movement Studies, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Sports Med 41:249-62. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Walk@Work: An automated intervention to increase walking in university employees not achieving 10,000 daily steps
    Nicholas D Gilson
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Australia
    Prev Med 56:283-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Occupational sitting: practitioner perceptions of health risks, intervention strategies and influences
    Nicholas Gilson
    Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 23:208-12. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Does the use of standing 'hot' desks change sedentary work time in an open plan office?
    Nicholas D Gilson
    The University of Queensland, School of Human Movement Studies, St Lucia Campus, Brisbane 4072, Australia
    Prev Med 54:65-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A multi-site comparison of environmental characteristics to support workplace walking
    Nicholas D Gilson
    School of Human Movement Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Prev Med 49:21-3. 2009
  6. pmc Do walking strategies to increase physical activity reduce reported sitting in workplaces: a randomized control trial
    Nicholas D Gilson
    School of Human Movement Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:43. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Occupational sitting time: employees' perceptions of health risks and intervention strategies
    Nicholas D Gilson
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane
    Health Promot J Austr 22:38-43. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of a novel, objective measure of occupational sitting
    Gemma C Ryde
    St Lucia Campus, School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia
    J Occup Health 54:383-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Recruitment rates in workplace physical activity interventions: characteristics for success
    Gemma C Ryde
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 27:e101-12. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The effects of workplace physical activity interventions in men: a systematic review
    Jason Y L Wong
    The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Mens Health 6:303-13. 2012

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Does physical activity impact on presenteeism and other indicators of workplace well-being?
    Helen E Brown
    The University of Queensland, School of Human Movement Studies, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Sports Med 41:249-62. 2011
    ..A standardized definition of presenteeism and an appropriate evaluation tool are key research priorities if the complex relationships between physical activity and workplace well-being are to be better understood...
  2. doi request reprint Walk@Work: An automated intervention to increase walking in university employees not achieving 10,000 daily steps
    Nicholas D Gilson
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Australia
    Prev Med 56:283-7. 2013
    ..This study assessed the workday step counts of lower active (<10,000 daily steps) university employees using an automated, web-based walking intervention (Walk@Work)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Occupational sitting: practitioner perceptions of health risks, intervention strategies and influences
    Nicholas Gilson
    Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 23:208-12. 2012
    ..This study consulted occupational health and safety (OHS) practitioners, examining their perceptions of sedentary health risks and views on strategies and influences to reduce and break prolonged occupational sitting...
  4. doi request reprint Does the use of standing 'hot' desks change sedentary work time in an open plan office?
    Nicholas D Gilson
    The University of Queensland, School of Human Movement Studies, St Lucia Campus, Brisbane 4072, Australia
    Prev Med 54:65-7. 2012
    ..This study assessed the use of standing 'hot' desks in an open plan office and their impact on sedentary work time...
  5. doi request reprint A multi-site comparison of environmental characteristics to support workplace walking
    Nicholas D Gilson
    School of Human Movement Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Prev Med 49:21-3. 2009
    ..This study assessed the environmental characteristics of ten universities, comparing the extent to which physical infra-structures are able to support a route-based walking intervention...
  6. pmc Do walking strategies to increase physical activity reduce reported sitting in workplaces: a randomized control trial
    Nicholas D Gilson
    School of Human Movement Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:43. 2009
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  7. ncbi request reprint Occupational sitting time: employees' perceptions of health risks and intervention strategies
    Nicholas D Gilson
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane
    Health Promot J Austr 22:38-43. 2011
    ..This study examined office-based employees' perceptions of the health risks associated with prolonged sitting at work, and strategies to interrupt and reduce occupational sitting time...
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of a novel, objective measure of occupational sitting
    Gemma C Ryde
    St Lucia Campus, School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia
    J Occup Health 54:383-6. 2012
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  9. doi request reprint Recruitment rates in workplace physical activity interventions: characteristics for success
    Gemma C Ryde
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 27:e101-12. 2013
    ..Data Source. Electronic and manual searches were conducted...
  10. doi request reprint The effects of workplace physical activity interventions in men: a systematic review
    Jason Y L Wong
    The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Mens Health 6:303-13. 2012
    ..Future research should use reliable and valid measures of PA and interventions that focus specifically on men's needs and PA preferences...
  11. doi request reprint Occupational sitting and health risks: a systematic review
    Jannique G Z van Uffelen
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 39:379-88. 2010
    ..e., time spent sitting) may be negatively associated with health. The aim of this study was to systematically review the evidence on associations between occupational sitting and health risks...
  12. doi request reprint Desk-based occupational sitting patterns: weight-related health outcomes
    Gemma C Ryde
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 45:448-52. 2013
    ..As most sitting time occurs at work, accurate, objective measurement of occupational sitting patterns is required to fully understand its effects on employee health...
  13. doi request reprint Objectively measured sedentary behavior and physical activity in office employees: relationships with presenteeism
    Helen Elizabeth Brown
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Occup Environ Med 55:945-53. 2013
    ..Given the links between health and activity, this study examined associations between objectively measured physical activity, sedentary behavior, and presenteeism...
  14. doi request reprint The characteristics of inactive men working in a regional area of Queensland, Australia
    Jason Y L Wong
    The University of Queensland, School of Human Movement Studies, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    J Sci Med Sport 17:56-60. 2014
    ..The study aimed to identify the characteristics of men living in a regional area of Australia who are at risk of not meeting PA guidelines and may benefit from workplace strategies to promote PA...