Hidde P van der Ploeg

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Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Advances in population surveillance for physical activity and sedentary behavior: reliability and validity of time use surveys
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1199-206. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The role of pre-pregnancy physical activity and sedentary behaviour in the development of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Cluster for Physical Activity and Health, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 14:149-52. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the international physical activity questionnaire for assessing walking
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Sydney School of Public Health, The University of Sydney
    Res Q Exerc Sport 81:97-101. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in Australian children traveling to school 1971-2003: burning petrol or carbohydrates?
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, Level 2, Medical Foundation Building K25, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Prev Med 46:60-2. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity promotion--are GPs getting the message?
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 36:871-4. 2007
  6. pmc Association between physical activity and metabolic syndrome: a cross sectional survey in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Trang H H D Nguyen
    Department of Community Health, Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    BMC Public Health 10:141. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Non-occupational sedentary behaviors: population changes in The Netherlands, 1975-2005
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 44:382-7. 2013
  8. pmc Temporal trends in non-occupational sedentary behaviours from Australian Time Use Surveys 1992, 1997 and 2006
    Josephine Y Chau
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:76. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Cross-sectional associations between occupational and leisure-time sitting, physical activity and obesity in working adults
    Josephine Y Chau
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Prev Med 54:195-200. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Validity of the occupational sitting and physical activity questionnaire
    Josephine Y Chau
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:118-25. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Advances in population surveillance for physical activity and sedentary behavior: reliability and validity of time use surveys
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1199-206. 2010
    ..National time use surveys could be used to retrospectively study nonoccupational sedentary and physical activity behavior over the past 5 decades...
  2. doi request reprint The role of pre-pregnancy physical activity and sedentary behaviour in the development of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Cluster for Physical Activity and Health, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 14:149-52. 2011
    ..In conclusion, pre-pregnancy physical activity and sedentary behaviour appear to be less important in the development of GDM in this cohort than overweight and obesity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the international physical activity questionnaire for assessing walking
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Sydney School of Public Health, The University of Sydney
    Res Q Exerc Sport 81:97-101. 2010
    ..8 (Craig et al., 2003). The purpose of this study, however, was to reanalyze these data with respect to validity (again compared to an accelerometer) and test-retest reliability specifically for population monitoring of walking...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in Australian children traveling to school 1971-2003: burning petrol or carbohydrates?
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, Level 2, Medical Foundation Building K25, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Prev Med 46:60-2. 2008
    ..To determine how Australian children traveled to and from school between 1971 and 2003...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity promotion--are GPs getting the message?
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 36:871-4. 2007
    ..Physical inactivity is an important but under recognised risk factor for chronic disease. This study explored changes in general practitioners' perceptions and practices in relation to addressing physical activity from 1997-2000...
  6. pmc Association between physical activity and metabolic syndrome: a cross sectional survey in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Trang H H D Nguyen
    Department of Community Health, Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    BMC Public Health 10:141. 2010
    ..We aimed to examine this association in a sample of urban adolescents from Ho Chi Minh City...
  7. doi request reprint Non-occupational sedentary behaviors: population changes in The Netherlands, 1975-2005
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 44:382-7. 2013
    ..Evidence is accumulating that sedentary behaviors have detrimental health effects. Comprehensive data on population changes in various sedentary behaviors over time are scarce...
  8. pmc Temporal trends in non-occupational sedentary behaviours from Australian Time Use Surveys 1992, 1997 and 2006
    Josephine Y Chau
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:76. 2012
    ..This study used time use data to examine population trends in sedentary behaviours in non-occupational domains and more specifically during leisure time...
  9. doi request reprint Cross-sectional associations between occupational and leisure-time sitting, physical activity and obesity in working adults
    Josephine Y Chau
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Prev Med 54:195-200. 2012
    ..To examine associations between occupational and leisure-time sitting, physical activity and obesity in working adults...
  10. doi request reprint Validity of the occupational sitting and physical activity questionnaire
    Josephine Y Chau
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:118-25. 2012
    ..Few instruments designed for use in population-based research measure occupational sitting and standing as distinct behaviors. This study aimed to develop and validate brief measure of occupational sitting and physical activity...
  11. doi request reprint Public health perspectives on household travel surveys active travel between 1997 and 2007
    Dafna Merom
    University of Sydney, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 39:113-21. 2010
    ..Active travel is beneficial to public health, but longitudinal population surveillance data on this behavior are limited...
  12. doi request reprint Longitudinal physical activity changes in adolescents: Ho Chi Minh City Youth Cohort
    Nguyen Hoang Hanh Doan Trang
    Sydney School of Public Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1481-9. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Predictors of initiating and maintaining active commuting to work using transport and public health perspectives in Australia
    Dafna Merom
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health CPAH, School of Public Health, Level 2, Medical Foundation Building K25, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Prev Med 47:342-6. 2008
    ..To identify predictors for initiating and maintaining active commuting (AC) to work following the 2003 Australia's Walk to Work Day (WTWD) campaign...
  14. doi request reprint Physical activity promotion in the physical therapy setting: perspectives from practitioners and students
    Debra Shirley
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Phys Ther 90:1311-22. 2010
    ..Primary health care practitioners are well placed to promote a physically active lifestyle. The perceptions and practice of physical therapists on their role in physical activity promotion are not well known...
  15. pmc Validity and repeatability of the EPIC physical activity questionnaire: a validation study using accelerometers as an objective measure
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:33. 2008
    ..We examined the validity and long-term repeatability of total physical activity measurements estimated from the past-year recall EPIC questionnaire, using accelerometers as an objective reference measure...
  16. doi request reprint A tool for measuring workers' sitting time by domain: the Workforce Sitting Questionnaire
    Josephine Y Chau
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Level 2 Medical Foundation Building K25, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 45:1216-22. 2011
    ..Sitting time is an emerging health risk, and many working adults spend large amounts of time sitting each day. It is important to have reliable and accurate measurement tools to assess sitting time in different contexts...
  17. doi request reprint Self-reported confidence in recall as a predictor of validity and repeatability of physical activity questionnaire data
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Epidemiology 20:433-41. 2009
    ..Self-reported confidence ratings have been used in other research disciplines as a tool to assess data quality, and may be useful in epidemiologic studies...
  18. doi request reprint Longitudinal sedentary behavior changes in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City
    Nguyen H H D Trang
    Department of Community Health, Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Am J Prev Med 44:223-30. 2013
    ..Sedentary behavior is associated with increased risk of chronic disease and sedentary behavior is increasing among adolescents. Data on changes in sedentary behavior in developing countries are limited...
  19. doi request reprint Sitting time and all-cause mortality risk in 222 497 Australian adults
    Hidde P van der Ploeg
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 172:494-500. 2012
    ..This study aimed to determine the independent relationship of sitting time with all-cause mortality...
  20. ncbi request reprint The hazards of watching football--are Australians at risk?
    Adrian E Bauman
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 185:684-6. 2006
    ..To review whether watching football increases the population cardiac event risk in New South Wales...
  21. ncbi request reprint Test-retest repeatability and relative validity of the Global Physical Activity Questionnaire in a developing country context
    Oanh T H Trinh
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 6:S46-53. 2009
    ..This study assesses the test-retest repeatability and criterion validity of the WHO-recommended Global Physical Activity Questionnaire (GPAQ) in Vietnamese adults during the dry and wet seasons...
  22. pmc Sociodemographic correlates of the increasing trend in prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus in a large population of women between 1995 and 2005
    Vibeke Anna
    The George Institute for International Health and School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:2288-93. 2008
    ..To better identify women at risk of developing GDM we examined sociodemographic correlates and changes in the prevalence of GDM among all births between 1995 and 2005 in Australia's largest state...
  23. pmc The impact of physical activity on fatigue and quality of life in lung cancer patients: a randomised controlled trial protocol
    Haryana M Dhillon
    Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence Based Decision Making, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Cancer 12:572. 2012
    ..The Physical Activity in Lung Cancer (PAL) trial is designed to evaluate the impact of a 2-month PA intervention on fatigue and QOL in patients with non-resectable lung cancer. Biological mechanisms will also be studied...
  24. pmc Measuring workplace travel behaviour: validity and reliability of survey questions
    Nicholas A Petrunoff
    Health Promotion Service, Sydney and South Western Sydney Local Health Districts, Level 9 North, King George V Building, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, Level 2, Medical Foundation Building, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Environ Public Health 2013:423035. 2013
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