Genevieve N Healy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Does an 'activity-permissive' workplace change office workers' sitting and activity time?
    Erin Gorman
    Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada University of British Columbia Department of Family Practice, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e76723. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Reducing sitting time in office workers: short-term efficacy of a multicomponent intervention
    Genevieve N Healy
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Brisbane, Australia
    Prev Med 57:43-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Television time and continuous metabolic risk in physically active adults
    Genevieve N Healy
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:639-45. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Objectively measured sedentary time, physical activity, and metabolic risk: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)
    Genevieve N Healy
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:369-71. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Objectively measured light-intensity physical activity is independently associated with 2-h plasma glucose
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 30:1384-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Beneficial associations of physical activity with 2-h but not fasting blood glucose in Australian adults: the AusDiab study
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia 4006
    Diabetes Care 29:2598-604. 2006
  7. pmc Sedentary time and cardio-metabolic biomarkers in US adults: NHANES 2003-06
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Eur Heart J 32:590-7. 2011
  8. pmc Measurement of adults' sedentary time in population-based studies
    Genevieve N Healy
    School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 41:216-27. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Breaks in sedentary time: beneficial associations with metabolic risk
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:661-6. 2008
  10. 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

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Publications52

  1. pmc Does an 'activity-permissive' workplace change office workers' sitting and activity time?
    Erin Gorman
    Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada University of British Columbia Department of Family Practice, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e76723. 2013
    ..To describe changes in workplace physical activity, and health-, and work-related outcomes, in workers who transitioned from a conventional to an 'activity-permissive' workplace...
  2. doi request reprint Reducing sitting time in office workers: short-term efficacy of a multicomponent intervention
    Genevieve N Healy
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Brisbane, Australia
    Prev Med 57:43-8. 2013
    ..To investigate the short-term efficacy of a multicomponent intervention to reduce office workers' sitting time...
  3. doi request reprint Television time and continuous metabolic risk in physically active adults
    Genevieve N Healy
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:639-45. 2008
    ..Among Australian adults who met the public health guideline for the minimum health-enhancing levels of physical activity, we examined the dose-response associations of television-viewing time with continuous metabolic risk variables...
  4. ncbi request reprint Objectively measured sedentary time, physical activity, and metabolic risk: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)
    Genevieve N Healy
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:369-71. 2008
    ..We examined the associations of objectively measured sedentary time and physical activity with continuous indexes of metabolic risk in Australian adults without known diabetes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Objectively measured light-intensity physical activity is independently associated with 2-h plasma glucose
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 30:1384-9. 2007
    ..We examined the associations of objectively measured sedentary time, light-intensity physical activity, and moderate- to vigorous-intensity activity with fasting and 2-h postchallenge plasma glucose in Australian adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Beneficial associations of physical activity with 2-h but not fasting blood glucose in Australian adults: the AusDiab study
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia 4006
    Diabetes Care 29:2598-604. 2006
    ..We examined the associations of physical activity with fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and with 2-h postload plasma glucose (2-h PG) in men and women with low, moderate, and high waist circumference...
  7. pmc Sedentary time and cardio-metabolic biomarkers in US adults: NHANES 2003-06
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Eur Heart J 32:590-7. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Measurement of adults' sedentary time in population-based studies
    Genevieve N Healy
    School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 41:216-27. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Breaks in sedentary time: beneficial associations with metabolic risk
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:661-6. 2008
    ..In addition to the effects of total sedentary time, the manner in which it is accumulated may also be important. We examined the association of breaks in objectively measured sedentary time with biological markers of metabolic risk...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Increased cardiometabolic risk is associated with increased TV viewing time
    Katrien Wijndaele
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1511-8. 2010
    ....
  12. 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...
  13. pmc Prolonged sedentary time and physical activity in workplace and non-work contexts: a cross-sectional study of office, customer service and call centre employees
    Alicia A Thorp
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Level 4 The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:128. 2012
    ..To examine sedentary time, prolonged sedentary bouts and physical activity in Australian employees from different workplace settings, within work and non-work contexts...
  14. doi request reprint Physical activity, television viewing time, and retinal vascular caliber
    Satyamurthy Anuradha
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:280-6. 2011
    ..to examine the associations of physical activity and television (TV) viewing time with retinal vascular caliber in Australian adults...
  15. ncbi request reprint Associations between serum cortisol, cardiovascular function and neurological outcome following acute global hypoxia in the newborn piglet
    Thomas A Harris
    Perinatal Research Centre, University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Stress 12:294-304. 2009
    ..The variability in the cardiovascular and cortisol responses to hypoxia may be a more important determinant of neurological outcome then previously recognized...
  16. doi request reprint Associations between television viewing time and overall sitting time with the metabolic syndrome in older men and women: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle study
    Paul A Gardiner
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:788-96. 2011
    ..To examine associations between self-reported television (TV) viewing time and overall sitting time with the metabolic syndrome and its components...
  17. ncbi request reprint Joint associations of poor diet quality and prolonged television viewing time with abnormal glucose metabolism in Australian men and women
    Marina M Reeves
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Level 3 Public Health Building, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia 1 Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:471-6. 2013
    ..To examine the independent and joint associations of diet quality and television viewing time with abnormal glucose metabolism (AGM) in men and women...
  18. 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...
  19. pmc Too much sitting: the population health science of sedentary behavior
    Neville Owen
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Brisbane, Australia
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 38:105-13. 2010
    ..Sitting time, TV time, and time sitting in automobiles increase premature mortality risk. Further evidence from prospective studies, intervention trials, and population-based behavioral studies is required...
  20. doi request reprint Relationship of television time with accelerometer-derived sedentary time: NHANES
    Bronwyn K Clark
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:822-8. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship of self-reported television (TV) viewing time with accelerometer-derived total sedentary time and to determine whether it differs by subgroup...
  21. doi request reprint Oscillations in cardiovascular function during acute hypoxia in the newborn piglet are associated with less neurological damage and occur more frequently in females
    Thomas A Harris
    Perinatal Research Centre, University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research, The University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Queensland, Australia 4029
    Pediatr Res 65:504-8. 2009
    ..An oscillating pattern was significantly associated with less neurologic damage (p = 0.01) and a lower duration of hypotension during hypoxia (p = 0.02), and occurred more frequently in females (p = 0.024)...
  22. doi request reprint Validity of self-reported measures of workplace sitting time and breaks in sitting time
    Bronwyn K Clark
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1907-12. 2011
    ..Here, we examined the criterion validity of a brief self-reported measure of workplace sitting time and breaks in sitting time...
  23. ncbi request reprint Objectively measured physical activity and sedentary time of breast cancer survivors, and associations with adiposity: findings from NHANES (2003-2006)
    Brigid M Lynch
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 21:283-8. 2010
    ..We report the cross-sectional associations of objectively assessed physical activity and sedentary time with adiposity in a sample of breast cancer survivors from the United States...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sit-stand workstations: a pilot intervention to reduce office sitting time
    Taleb A Alkhajah
    University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 43:298-303. 2012
    ..Sitting time is a prevalent health risk among office-based workers...
  25. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic correlates of prolonged television viewing time in Australian men and women: the AusDiab study
    Bronwyn Kay Clark
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 7:595-601. 2010
    ..Sedentary behaviors, particularly television viewing (TV) time, are associated with adverse health outcomes in adults, independent of physical activity levels. These associations are stronger and more consistent for women than for men...
  26. doi request reprint Is television viewing time a marker of a broader pattern of sedentary behavior?
    Takemi Sugiyama
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Level 3, Public Health Building, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Ann Behav Med 35:245-50. 2008
    ..One explanation of this difference may be that TV viewing is a marker of an overall pattern of sedentary behavior in women...
  27. doi request reprint Television viewing time and risk of chronic kidney disease in adults: the AusDiab Study
    Brigid M Lynch
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Brisbane, Australia
    Ann Behav Med 40:265-74. 2010
    ..Television viewing time independent of physical activity is associated with a number of chronic diseases and related risk factors; however, its relationship with chronic kidney disease is unknown...
  28. doi request reprint Validity and reliability of measures of television viewing time and other non-occupational sedentary behaviour of adults: a review
    Bronwyn K Clark
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Obes Rev 10:7-16. 2009
    ..To strengthen future epidemiological and health behaviour studies, the development of reliable and valid self-report instruments that cover the full range of leisure-time sedentary behaviour is a priority...
  29. pmc Iterative development of Stand Up Australia: a multi-component intervention to reduce workplace sitting
    Maike Neuhaus
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:21. 2014
    ..This paper describes the iterative development process and resulting intervention procedures for the Stand Up Australia research program focusing on a multi-component workplace intervention to reduce sitting time...
  30. ncbi request reprint Associations of physical activity and television viewing time with retinal vascular caliber in a multiethnic Asian population
    Satyamurthy Anuradha
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:6522-8. 2011
    ..Additional cross-sectional and longitudinal studies are needed to further clarify the potential mediating role of the microvasculature in the relationship between these behavioral risk factors and poor cardiometabolic health outcomes...
  31. doi request reprint Feasibility of reducing older adults' sedentary time
    Paul A Gardiner
    University of Queensland, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 41:174-7. 2011
    ..Sedentary time (too much sitting, as distinct from lack of exercise) is a prevalent risk to health among older adults...
  32. doi request reprint Adults' past-day recall of sedentary time: reliability, validity, and responsiveness
    Bronwyn K Clark
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1198-207. 2013
    ..This study examined the test-retest reliability, criterion validity, and responsiveness of the seven-item questionnaire, Past-day Adults' Sedentary Time (PAST)...
  33. pmc Identifying sedentary time using automated estimates of accelerometer wear time
    Elisabeth A H Winkler
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 46:436-42. 2012
    ..Direct effects on sedentary time (<100 cpm) and indirect effects on moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA, ≥1952 cpm) time were examined...
  34. pmc Physical activity, television viewing time, and retinal microvascular caliber: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Satyamurthy Anuradha
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 173:518-25. 2011
    ..No associations were noted with arteriolar caliber. Lower levels of physical activity (among non-Hispanic whites and Hispanics) and higher levels of television viewing time (among whites) are associated with wider retinal venules...
  35. ncbi request reprint Living well with diabetes: 24-month outcomes from a randomized trial of telephone-delivered weight loss and physical activity intervention to improve glycemic control
    Elizabeth G Eakin
    School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaBaker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 37:2177-85. 2014
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a telephone-delivered behavioral weight loss and physical activity intervention targeting Australian primary care patients with type 2 diabetes...
  36. doi request reprint Too much sitting--a health hazard
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 97:368-76. 2012
    ..We highlight directions for further research and consider some of the practical implications of focusing on too much sitting as a modifiable health risk...
  37. ncbi request reprint Television viewing time and reduced life expectancy: a life table analysis
    J Lennert Veerman
    Centre for Burden of Disease and Cost Effectiveness, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 46:927-30. 2012
    ..The authors estimate the extent to which TV viewing time reduces life expectancy in Australia, 2008...
  38. doi request reprint Measuring older adults' sedentary time: reliability, validity, and responsiveness
    Paul A Gardiner
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:2127-33. 2011
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Workplace sitting and height-adjustable workstations: a randomized controlled trial
    Maike Neuhaus
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:30-40. 2014
    ..To address excessive sitting as a newly identified health risk, best practice frameworks suggest a multi-component approach. However, these approaches are resource intensive and knowledge about their impact is limited...
  40. pmc Living Well with Diabetes: a randomized controlled trial of a telephone-delivered intervention for maintenance of weight loss, physical activity and glycaemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Elizabeth G Eakin
    The University of Queensland, Level 3 Public Health Building, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Herston Road, Herston, QLD, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:452. 2010
    ..Telephone-delivered interventions have the potential to address these gaps...
  41. pmc Joint associations of multiple leisure-time sedentary behaviours and physical activity with obesity in Australian adults
    Takemi Sugiyama
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:35. 2008
    ..We examined the joint associations of multiple sedentary behaviours and physical activity with the odds of being overweight or obese...
  42. ncbi request reprint Effect of cooling and re-warming on cerebral and whole body electrical impedance
    Barbara E Lingwood
    Perinatal Research Centre, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, 4029 Queensland, Australia
    Physiol Meas 25:413-20. 2004
    ..Using the correction factors derived it will be possible to accurately monitor cerebral and whole body fluid distribution during hypothermic treatment...
  43. ncbi request reprint Hypoxic/Ischemic models in newborn piglet: comparison of constant FiO2 versus variable FiO2 delivery
    S Tracey Bjorkman
    Perinatal Research Centre, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4029, Australia
    Brain Res 1100:110-7. 2006
    ..Physiological variables MABP, LAEEG, pH and arterial base excess were found to be significantly associated with neuropathological outcome...
  44. ncbi request reprint Cerebral impedance and neurological outcome following a mild or severe hypoxic/ischemic episode in neonatal piglets
    Barbara E Lingwood
    Perinatal Research Centre, University of Queensland, Royal Women s Hospital, Herston, 4029, Queensland, Australia
    Brain Res 969:160-7. 2003
    ..The technique has the potential to predict which individuals will have a poor neurological outcome...
  45. ncbi request reprint Intervening to reduce workplace sitting time: how and when do changes to sitting time occur?
    Samantha K Stephens
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 48:1037-42. 2014
    ..To investigate how and when changes in workplace sitting time occurred following a workplace intervention to inform evaluation of intervention success...
  46. pmc Objectively measured activity patterns among adults in residential aged care
    Natasha Reid
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:6783-98. 2013
    ..To determine the feasibility of using the activPAL3(TM) activity monitor, and, to describe the activity patterns of residential aged care residents...
  47. ncbi 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...
  48. doi request reprint Use of the Ages and Stages Questionnaire to predict outcome after hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy in the neonate
    Natalie M Lindsay
    Perinatal Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:590-5. 2008
    ..In this at-risk population, reliable, inexpensive and early identification of those children who are likely to require formal developmental assessment and intervention is needed...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prolonged sitting: is it a distinct coronary heart disease risk factor?
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Cardiol 26:412-9. 2011
    ..In addition to the adverse effects of total sitting time, the manner in which it is accumulated has also been postulated to be important for cardiovascular health...
  50. ncbi request reprint Loss of glial glutamate transporters and induction of neuronal expression of GLT-1B in the hypoxic neonatal pig brain
    David V Pow
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4072, Australia
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 153:1-11. 2004
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Reference values for whole body and cerebral multi-frequency bio-impedance data in neonates less than 12 h postpartum
    Genevieve N Healy
    Perinatal Research Centre, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Physiol Meas 27:1177-86. 2006
    ..9 - 4.818*FL) +/- 124.6 Omega; R(0) = (1042 - 4.520*FL) +/- 135.5 Omega. For cerebral impedance the reference range is 29.5-48.7 Omega for Z(C) and 33.7-58.0 Omega for R(0)...
  52. ncbi request reprint MAP2 provides reliable early assessment of neural injury in the newborn piglet model of birth asphyxia
    Barbara E Lingwood
    Perinatal Research Centre, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    J Neurosci Methods 171:140-6. 2008
    ..Results indicate that MAP2 immunoreactivity 6h after hypoxia/ischaemia is a reliable marker of neural injury in the neonatal piglet...