C A Magee

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wollongong
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Distinct developmental trends in sleep duration during early childhood
    Christopher A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, and
    Pediatrics 133:e1561-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Lack of sleep could increase obesity in children and too much television could be partly to blame
    Christopher Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Acta Paediatr 103:e27-31. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Investigation of the relationship between sleep duration, all-cause mortality, and preexisting disease
    Christopher A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Sleep Med 14:591-6. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of distinct body mass index trajectories in Australian children
    C A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Pediatr Obes 8:189-98. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Personality change predicts self-reported mental and physical health
    Christopher A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    J Pers 81:324-34. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Patterns of health behaviours predict obesity in Australian children
    Christopher A Magee
    School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:291-6. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The longitudinal relationship between sleep duration and body mass index in children: a growth mixture modeling approach
    Christopher A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales 2522, Australia
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 34:165-73. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Short and long sleep duration are associated with prevalent cardiovascular disease in Australian adults
    Christopher A Magee
    School of Psychology and Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    J Sleep Res 21:441-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The association between job demands/control and health in employed parents: the mediating role of work-to-family interference and enhancement
    Christopher A Magee
    School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    J Occup Health Psychol 17:196-205. 2012
  10. pmc Determining level of care appropriateness in the patient journey from acute care to rehabilitation
    Christopher J Poulos
    Centre for Health Service Development, Building 234, iC Enterprise 1, Innovation Campus, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:291. 2011

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Distinct developmental trends in sleep duration during early childhood
    Christopher A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, and
    Pediatrics 133:e1561-7. 2014
    ..This article explores the presence of various sleep patterns in children and their implications for health-related quality of life...
  2. doi request reprint Lack of sleep could increase obesity in children and too much television could be partly to blame
    Christopher Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Acta Paediatr 103:e27-31. 2014
    ..A secondary aim was to investigate whether reduced physical activity and increased screen time (television and computer use) mediated these associations...
  3. doi request reprint Investigation of the relationship between sleep duration, all-cause mortality, and preexisting disease
    Christopher A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Sleep Med 14:591-6. 2013
    ..To examine the relationship between sleep duration and mortality and to quantify the likely impact of residual confounding due to poor health status on any observed association...
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of distinct body mass index trajectories in Australian children
    C A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Pediatr Obes 8:189-98. 2013
    ..Several socio-demographic variables such as parental education and obesity are associated with these trajectories...
  5. doi request reprint Personality change predicts self-reported mental and physical health
    Christopher A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    J Pers 81:324-34. 2013
    ..In this article, we examined the effects of changes in the Big Five personality dimensions on health as assessed by the Short Form Health Survey (SF-36)...
  6. doi request reprint Patterns of health behaviours predict obesity in Australian children
    Christopher A Magee
    School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:291-6. 2013
    ..The study aims to examine whether patterns of health behaviours (based on sleep duration, physical activity, screen time and diet) were associated with obesity in Australian children...
  7. doi request reprint The longitudinal relationship between sleep duration and body mass index in children: a growth mixture modeling approach
    Christopher A Magee
    Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales 2522, Australia
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 34:165-73. 2013
    ..The objective of this article was to further examine the longitudinal relationship between sleep duration and body mass index (BMI) in children by using a growth mixture modeling approach...
  8. doi request reprint Short and long sleep duration are associated with prevalent cardiovascular disease in Australian adults
    Christopher A Magee
    School of Psychology and Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    J Sleep Res 21:441-7. 2012
    ..The magnitude of some associations varied significantly by body mass index, smoking and physical activity. These findings provide further insight into the nature of the relationship between sleep and cardiovascular health...
  9. doi request reprint The association between job demands/control and health in employed parents: the mediating role of work-to-family interference and enhancement
    Christopher A Magee
    School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    J Occup Health Psychol 17:196-205. 2012
    ..The findings have implications for improving the well-being of employees and workplace productivity...
  10. pmc Determining level of care appropriateness in the patient journey from acute care to rehabilitation
    Christopher J Poulos
    Centre for Health Service Development, Building 234, iC Enterprise 1, Innovation Campus, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:291. 2011
    ..It examines reasons why acute level of care criteria are not met and explores differences in decision making between acute care and rehabilitation teams around patient appropriateness and readiness for transfer...
  11. doi request reprint Occupational factors and sick leave in Australian employees
    Christopher Magee
    School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    J Occup Environ Med 53:627-32. 2011
    ..To investigate occupational factors associated with sick leave over a 4-year period in Australian employees...
  12. doi request reprint Relationships between self-rated health, quality of life and sleep duration in middle aged and elderly Australians
    Christopher A Magee
    School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Sleep Med 12:346-50. 2011
    ..To determine whether sleep duration is associated with self-rated health and quality of life in adults residing in New South Wales, Australia...
  13. doi request reprint Occupational factors associated with 4-year weight gain in Australian adults
    Christopher A Magee
    School of Psychology, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    J Occup Environ Med 52:977-81. 2010
    ..This article examined whether occupational factors predicted 4-year change in body mass index (BMI) in a sample of full-time Australian employees...
  14. doi request reprint Short sleep mediates the association between long work hours and increased body mass index
    Christopher A Magee
    School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, 2522, Australia
    J Behav Med 34:83-91. 2011
    ..The results provide some support for the hypothesis that long work hours could contribute to obesity via a reduction in sleep duration; this warrants further investigation in prospective studies...
  15. doi request reprint Is sleep duration associated with obesity in older Australian adults?
    Christopher A Magee
    University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    J Aging Health 22:1235-55. 2010
    ..To investigate the relationship between sleep duration and obesity in older Australian adults...
  16. doi request reprint Sleep duration and obesity in middle-aged Australian adults
    Christopher A Magee
    Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:420-1. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first study to report an association between short sleep and obesity in Australian adults. Although more research is required, interventions targeting short sleep could aid obesity treatment and prevention...
  17. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with short and long sleep
    Christopher A Magee
    Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Prev Med 49:461-7. 2009
    ..The present study examined the sleep habits of Australian adults and identified socio-demographic and health-related factors associated with short and long sleep...
  18. doi request reprint A link between chronic sleep restriction and obesity: methodological considerations
    C A Magee
    School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Public Health 122:1373-81. 2008
    ..This has implications for the development of public health programmes that target sleep as a modifiable risk factor for obesity...