Terri Pikora

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Developing a reliable audit instrument to measure the physical environment for physical activity
    Terri J Pikora
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 23:187-94. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Are smoke-free policies implemented and adhered to at sporting venues?
    T Pikora
    Department of Public Health, University of Western Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:407-9. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Developing a framework for assessment of the environmental determinants of walking and cycling
    Terri Pikora
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, WA 6009, Crawley, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 56:1693-703. 2003
  4. doi request reprint School site and the potential to walk to school: the impact of street connectivity and traffic exposure in school neighborhoods
    Billie Giles-Corti
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, M707, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Health Place 17:545-50. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint The anatomy of the safe and social suburb: an exploratory study of the built environment, social capital and residents' perceptions of safety
    Lisa Wood
    School of Population Health, UWA, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Health Place 14:15-31. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Planning and implementing a community-based public health advocacy campaign: a transport case study from Australia
    Murray Gomm
    Department of Health, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    Health Promot Int 21:284-92. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Rapid ascent and buoyancy problems among Western Australian certified recreational divers
    Peter Buzzacott
    School of Sports Science, Exercise and Health, The University of Western Australia, Bunbury, WA 6230, Australia
    Diving Hyperb Med 42:30-5. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Exceeding the limits - estimated tissue pressures among Western Australian recreational divers
    Peter Buzzacott
    Doctoral candidate at the School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, at the time of the study, 17 College Row, Bunbury, WA 6230, Australia, Phone 61 0 8 9721 1479, E mail
    Diving Hyperb Med 40:201-5. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding physical activity environmental correlates: increased specificity for ecological models
    Billie Giles-Corti
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 33:175-81. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Post-training dive inactivity in Western Australia
    Peter Buzzacott
    Doctoral candidate at the School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 17 College Row, Bunbury, WA 6230, Australia, Phone 61 0 8 9721 1479, E mail
    Diving Hyperb Med 38:197-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Developing a reliable audit instrument to measure the physical environment for physical activity
    Terri J Pikora
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 23:187-94. 2002
    ..We describe the development of a comprehensive instrument to measure the physical environmental factors that may influence walking and cycling in local neighborhoods and report on its reliability...
  2. ncbi request reprint Are smoke-free policies implemented and adhered to at sporting venues?
    T Pikora
    Department of Public Health, University of Western Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:407-9. 1999
    ..This study investigated the level of implementation of and adherence to smoke-free policies in two major sporting venues in Perth...
  3. ncbi request reprint Developing a framework for assessment of the environmental determinants of walking and cycling
    Terri Pikora
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, WA 6009, Crawley, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 56:1693-703. 2003
    ..Identifying the environmental factors that influence walking and cycling will allow the inclusion of a public health perspective as well as those of urban planning and transport in the design of built environments...
  4. doi request reprint School site and the potential to walk to school: the impact of street connectivity and traffic exposure in school neighborhoods
    Billie Giles-Corti
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, M707, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Health Place 17:545-50. 2011
    ..This highlights the importance of carefully considering school siting and, particularly, street design in school neighborhoods...
  5. ncbi request reprint The anatomy of the safe and social suburb: an exploratory study of the built environment, social capital and residents' perceptions of safety
    Lisa Wood
    School of Population Health, UWA, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Health Place 14:15-31. 2008
    ..A high level of neighbourhood upkeep was associated with both higher social capital and feelings of safety...
  6. ncbi request reprint Planning and implementing a community-based public health advocacy campaign: a transport case study from Australia
    Murray Gomm
    Department of Health, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    Health Promot Int 21:284-92. 2006
    ..The case study demonstrates the value of a well-planned campaign and including public health advocacy in public health practice, as an important strategy to facilitate the creation of healthy environments through healthy public policy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Rapid ascent and buoyancy problems among Western Australian certified recreational divers
    Peter Buzzacott
    School of Sports Science, Exercise and Health, The University of Western Australia, Bunbury, WA 6230, Australia
    Diving Hyperb Med 42:30-5. 2012
    ..We investigated risk factors associated with ascending rapidly and/or losing buoyancy control among recreational divers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Exceeding the limits - estimated tissue pressures among Western Australian recreational divers
    Peter Buzzacott
    Doctoral candidate at the School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, at the time of the study, 17 College Row, Bunbury, WA 6230, Australia, Phone 61 0 8 9721 1479, E mail
    Diving Hyperb Med 40:201-5. 2010
    ..In Western Australia (WA), approximately 40 divers suffer decompression sickness per year, many after exceeding accepted safe time and depth limits...
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding physical activity environmental correlates: increased specificity for ecological models
    Billie Giles-Corti
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 33:175-81. 2005
    ..This selective review examines whether the predictive capacity of these models could be improved if behavior-specific measures of the environment were used to predict context-specific behaviors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Post-training dive inactivity in Western Australia
    Peter Buzzacott
    Doctoral candidate at the School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 17 College Row, Bunbury, WA 6230, Australia, Phone 61 0 8 9721 1479, E mail
    Diving Hyperb Med 38:197-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure diving inactivity amongst trained scuba divers within Western Australia and to identify reasons for extended diving inactivity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Using a Delphi technique to rank potential causes of scuba diving incidents
    Peter Buzzacott
    Doctoral candidate at the School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 17 College Row Bunbury, WA 6230, Australia, Phone 61 0 8 9721 1479, E mail
    Diving Hyperb Med 39:29-32. 2009
    ..Poor skill levels and inadequate training were also often suggested. Overall, the expert panel suggested potential causes that were more often human or equipment related, than environmental...
  12. doi request reprint Western Australian recreational scuba diving fatalities, 1992 to 2005
    Peter Buzzacott
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:212-4. 2009
    ..To investigate recreational scuba diving fatalities within Western Australia (WA) between 1992 and 2005...
  13. ncbi request reprint Do regular check ups and preventive drug use reduce asthma severity in school children?
    Lyle J Palmer
    Schools of Medicine, Pharmacology and Population Health, University of Western Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 33:573-6. 2004
    ..To investigate whether regular check ups and preventive drug use reduce asthma symptoms in school children...