S G Trost

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Age and gender differences in objectively measured physical activity in youth
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:350-5. 2002
  2. ncbi Validation of a 24-h physical activity recall in indigenous and non-indigenous Australian adolescents
    Stewart G Trost
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health Institute, Natatorium 8, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Sci Med Sport 10:428-35. 2007
  3. ncbi Correlates of adults' participation in physical activity: review and update
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1996-2001. 2002
  4. ncbi Physical activities and sedentary pursuits in African American and Caucasian girls
    Marsha Dowda
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 75:352-60. 2004
  5. ncbi Feasibility and efficacy of a "move and learn" physical activity curriculum in preschool children
    Stewart G Trost
    Dept of Nutrition and Exercise Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:88-103. 2008
  6. ncbi Objective measurement of physical activity in youth: current issues, future directions
    S G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 29:32-6. 2001
  7. ncbi Psychosocial correlates of physical activity in white and African-American girls
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 31:226-33. 2002
  8. ncbi Evaluating a model of parental influence on youth physical activity
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 25:277-82. 2003
  9. ncbi Physical activity in overweight and nonoverweight preschool children
    S G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD, Australia
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:834-9. 2003
  10. ncbi Determinants of physical activity in middle school children
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Health Behav 26:95-102. 2002

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi Age and gender differences in objectively measured physical activity in youth
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:350-5. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate age and gender differences in objectively measured physical activity (PA) in a population-based sample of students in grades 1-12...
  2. ncbi Validation of a 24-h physical activity recall in indigenous and non-indigenous Australian adolescents
    Stewart G Trost
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health Institute, Natatorium 8, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    J Sci Med Sport 10:428-35. 2007
    ..The PDPAR-24 instrument is a quick, unobtrusive, and cost-effective assessment tool that would be useful for evaluating physical activity and sedentary behaviour in population-based studies...
  3. ncbi Correlates of adults' participation in physical activity: review and update
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1996-2001. 2002
    ..To review and update the evidence relating to the personal, social, and environmental factors associated with physical activity (PA) in adults...
  4. ncbi Physical activities and sedentary pursuits in African American and Caucasian girls
    Marsha Dowda
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 75:352-60. 2004
    ..Cultural differences of groups should be considered when planning interventions to promote physical activity...
  5. ncbi Feasibility and efficacy of a "move and learn" physical activity curriculum in preschool children
    Stewart G Trost
    Dept of Nutrition and Exercise Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:88-103. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the effect of a "move and learn" curriculum on physical activity (PA) in 3- to 5-year-olds attending a half-day preschool program...
  6. ncbi Objective measurement of physical activity in youth: current issues, future directions
    S G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 29:32-6. 2001
    ..This article examines important methodological issues related to the use of activity monitors in children and adolescents...
  7. ncbi Psychosocial correlates of physical activity in white and African-American girls
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 31:226-33. 2002
    ..To evaluate the relative utility of the Theory of Reasoned Action (TRA) and the Theory of Planned Behavior (TPB) in explaining intentions and physical activity behavior in white and African-American eighth-grade girls...
  8. ncbi Evaluating a model of parental influence on youth physical activity
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 25:277-82. 2003
    ..To test a conceptual model linking parental physical activity orientations, parental support for physical activity, and children's self-efficacy perceptions with physical activity participation...
  9. ncbi Physical activity in overweight and nonoverweight preschool children
    S G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD, Australia
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:834-9. 2003
    ..A secondary aim was to evaluate weight-related differences in hypothesized parental determinants of child physical activity behavior...
  10. ncbi Determinants of physical activity in middle school children
    Stewart G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Health Behav 26:95-102. 2002
    ..To evaluate the theory of reasoned action (TRA) and planned behavior (TPB) in predicting moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) in sixth-grade youth...
  11. ncbi Physical activity and determinants of physical activity in obese and non-obese children
    S G Trost
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:822-9. 2001
    ..To compare the physical activity (PA) patterns and the hypothesized psychosocial and environmental determinants of PA in an ethnically diverse sample of obese and non-obese middle school children...
  12. ncbi Promoting physical activity to older adults: a preliminary evaluation of three general practice-based strategies
    C M Armit
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 8:446-50. 2005
    ..A larger study is now planned to confirm these findings...
  13. ncbi Validity of accelerometry for measurement of activity in people with brain injury
    Sean M Tweedy
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1474-80. 2005
    ..To evaluate the validity of a uniaxial accelerometer (MTI Actigraph) for measuring physical activity in people with acquired brain injury (ABI) using portable indirect calorimetry (Cosmed K4b(2)) as a criterion measure...
  14. ncbi Life transitions and changing physical activity patterns in young women
    Wendy J Brown
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 25:140-3. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to ascertain whether key life events experienced by young women in their early twenties are associated with increasing levels of inactivity...
  15. doi Randomized trial of three strategies to promote physical activity in general practice
    Christine M Armit
    The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Prev Med 48:156-63. 2009
    ..To evaluate three strategies for promoting physical activity (PA) in a primary care setting...
  16. ncbi Mediators of physical activity behavior change among women with young children
    Yvette D Miller
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 23:98-103. 2002
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of two strategies for promoting increased PA among mothers of preschool-aged children, and to explore the mediators of any resulting change in PA behavior...
  17. ncbi Measurement of energy expenditure of daily tasks among mothers of young children
    W Brown
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 4:379-85. 2001
    ..Such benefits will only accrue however if the daily duration of these activities is sufficient to meet current guidelines...
  18. ncbi Test-retest reliability of four physical activity measures used in population surveys
    W J Brown
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 7:205-15. 2004
    ..16 to 0.44). All four measures provide acceptable levels of test-retest reliability for assessing both activity status and sedentariness, and moderate reliability for assessing total minutes of activity...
  19. ncbi Reliability and validity of physical fitness field tests for adults aged 55 to 70 years
    C Ritchie
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 8:61-70. 2005
    ..13, -.18, .23) and rate of force development tests (r = -.28). It was concluded that the lower body strength and cardiovascular function tests were appropriate for use in field settings with mid-aged and young-old adults...
  20. doi Comparative effects of home- and group-based exercise on balance confidence and balance ability in older adults: cluster randomized trial
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Gerontology 54:272-80. 2008
    ..In fact, some participants' balance confidence decreased while their physical abilities increased and vice versa...
  21. doi Comparison of the effects of a home-based and group-based resistance training program on functional ability in older adults
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 23:13-7. 2008
    ..To compare the effectiveness of home- and group-based, progressive resistance training programs and a group walking program in improving functional performance in older adults...
  22. ncbi Indexes of insulin resistance and secretion in obese children and adolescents: a validation study
    Louise S Conwell
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Diabetes Care 27:314-9. 2004
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  23. ncbi Agreement between student-reported and proxy-reported physical activity questionnaires
    Marsha Dowda
    Dept of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 19:310-8. 2007
    ..21 for student report and--.14 to .32 for parent report, and there were no statistical differences for 8 out of 9 correlations between parent and student. Parents can provide useful data on PA correlates for students in Grades 7-12...
  24. ncbi Evaluation of a community-based intervention to promote physical activity in youth: lessons from Active Winners
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, NJA School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Health Promot 17:171-82. 2003
    ..To test the effects of a community-based physical activity intervention designed to increase physical activity and to conduct an extensive process evaluation of the intervention...
  25. doi Physical activity levels among children attending after-school programs
    Stewart G Trost
    Department of Nutrition and Exercise Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:622-9. 2008
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  26. ncbi Predictive validity of three ActiGraph energy expenditure equations for children
    Stewart G Trost
    Community Health Institute and Department of Kinesiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:380-7. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the predictive validity of three previously published ActiGraph energy expenditure (EE) prediction equations developed for children and adolescents...
  27. ncbi Physical activity correlates in adolescent girls who differ by weight status
    Dianne S Ward
    Department of Nutrition, CB 7461, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:97-105. 2006
    ..This study compared correlates of physical activity (PA) among African-American and white girls of different weight groups to guide future interventions...
  28. ncbi Differences in physical activity between black and white girls living in rural and urban areas
    Gwen M Felton
    College of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Sch Health 72:250-5. 2002
    ..Rural White girls and urban Black girls had more favorable attitudes toward physical activity. Access to sports equipment, perceived safety of neighborhood, and physical activity self-efficacy were higher in White girls than Black girls...
  29. ncbi Influences of preschool policies and practices on children's physical activity
    Marsha Dowda
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
    J Community Health 29:183-96. 2004
    ..Children who attended preschools with lower quality spent more time in sedentary activity. In conclusion, children in preschools which may have more resources and better quality appear to show both more sedentary behavior and more MVPA...
  30. ncbi Physical activity among children attending preschools
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1258-63. 2004
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  31. ncbi Compliance with physical activity guidelines: prevalence in a population of children and youth
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:303-8. 2002
    ..To use objective monitoring of physical activity to determine the percentages of children and youth in a population that met physical activity guidelines...
  32. pmc Advanced pubertal status at age 11 and lower physical activity in adolescent girls
    Birgitta L Baker
    Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    J Pediatr 151:488-93. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between pubertal timing and physical activity...
  33. ncbi Calibration of the biotrainer pro activity monitor in children
    Gregory J Welk
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 19:145-58. 2007
    ..The cut point of 4 counts/min provides an ecologically valid cut point to capture physical activity in children using the Biotrainer Pro activity monitor...
  34. ncbi Validity and reliability of the 3-day physical activity recall in Singaporean adolescents
    Kok Sonk Lee
    School of Human Movement Studies at The University of Queensland
    Res Q Exerc Sport 76:101-6. 2005
  35. pmc Why are early maturing girls less active? Links between pubertal development, psychological well-being, and physical activity among girls at ages 11 and 13
    Kirsten Krahnstoever Davison
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Behavior, University at Albany, Rensselaer, NY 12309, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:2391-404. 2007
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  36. ncbi Conducting accelerometer-based activity assessments in field-based research
    Stewart G Trost
    Community Health Institute, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:S531-43. 2005
    ..The purpose of this review is to address important methodological issues related to conducting accelerometer-based assessments of physical activity in free-living individuals...
  37. ncbi Accelerometer data reduction: a comparison of four reduction algorithms on select outcome variables
    Louise C Masse
    Health Promotion Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20895 7335, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:S544-54. 2005
    ..This paper a) reviews decision rules researchers have used in the past, b) compares the impact of using different decision rules on a common data set, and c) identifies issues to consider for accelerometer data reduction...