Tracie A Barnett
- The influence of school smoking policies on student tobacco useTracie A Barnett
Centre de recherche du CHU Sainte Justine, 3175 chemin de la Cote Sainte Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:842-8. 2007..To investigate the association between smoking behavior among secondary school students and school smoking policies...
- School opportunities and physical activity frequency in nine year old childrenTracie A Barnett
Centre de recherche du CHU Sainte Justine Hospital Research Center, Universite de Montreal, 3175 Cote Sainte Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, H3T 1C5, Canada
Int J Public Health 54:150-7. 2009..To examine the association between physical activity (PA) opportunities at school and participation in PA outside of school physical education (PE) classes among 9 year old children...
- Opportunities for student physical activity in elementary schools: a cross-sectional survey of frequency and correlatesTracie A Barnett
Department of Social and Preventive Medicine Groupe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Santé, University of Montreal, C P 6128 Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal Quebec, Canada H3C 3J7
Health Educ Behav 33:215-32. 2006..Addressing barriers related to resources and access to sports facilities may help reduce disparities between schools in opportunities for students to engage in PA...
- Distinct trajectories of leisure time physical activity and predictors of trajectory class membership: a 22 year cohort studyTracie A Barnett
Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Sainte Justine, 3175, Côte Sainte Catherine Montréal Québec, H3T 1C5, Canada
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:57. 2008..or..
- Teens and screens: the influence of screen time on adiposity in adolescentsTracie A Barnett
Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Am J Epidemiol 172:255-62. 2010..Efforts to prevent obesity in youth should emphasize reducing screen time...
- Physical activity growth curves relate to adiposity in adolescentsTracie A Barnett
Department of Exercise Science, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Ann Epidemiol 23:529-33. 2013..Our aim was to describe physical activity trajectories during secondary school and examine the association with change in adiposity in youth...
- Does intolerance of smoking at school or in restaurants or corner stores decrease cigarette use initiation in adolescents?Roman Pabayo
Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Nicotine Tob Res 14:1154-60. 2012..The objective of this paper is to describe the association between smoking intolerance in schools, and in restaurants and corner stores located near schools, and initiation of cigarette smoking among adolescents...
- Modifying effects of sex, age, and education on 22-year trajectory of leisure-time physical activity in a Canadian cohortTracie A Barnett
Dept of Social and Preventive Medicine, Groupe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire de Sante, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, PQ H3C 3J7
J Phys Act Health 4:153-66. 2007....
- Longitudinal changes in active transportation to school in Canadian youth aged 6 through 16 yearsRoman Pabayo
Faculte de Medecine, CRCHUM, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Downtown Station, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Pediatrics 128:e404-13. 2011..Concern has been raised regarding the increased prevalence of physical inactivity among children. Active transportation, such as walking and cycling to school, is an opportunity for children to be physically active...
- Association between cigarette smoking and C-reactive protein in a representative, population-based sample of adolescentsJennifer O'Loughlin
Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Montreal, CRCHUM, Montreal
Nicotine Tob Res 10:525-32. 2008..Damage related to cigarette smoking may begin soon after tobacco use initiation, reinforcing the preventive message that no level of smoking is safe in youth...
- Early childhood television viewing and kindergarten entry readinessLinda S Pagani
Groupe de Recherche sur les Environnements Scolaires, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Pediatr Res 74:350-5. 2013..Using a large population-based sample, this study aims to verify whether televiewing at 29 mo, a common early childhood pastime, is prospectively associated with school readiness at 65 mo...
- Early childhood television viewing predicts explosive leg strength and waist circumference by middle childhoodCaroline Fitzpatrick
Centre de Recherche de l Hôpital Sainte Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:87. 2012..The relationship between early childhood television viewing and physical fitness in school age children has not been extensively studied using objective outcome measures...
- Sustained active transportation is associated with a favorable body mass index trajectory across the early school years: findings from the Quebec Longitudinal Study of Child Development birth cohortRoman Pabayo
Faculte de Medecine, CRCHUM Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l Université de Montréal, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, and Centre de recherche Léa Roback sur les inégalités sociales de santé de Montréal, Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Prev Med 50:S59-64. 2010..To determine the extent to which active transportation (AT) to and from school is associated with changes in body mass index (BMI) from kindergarten (6-year-olds) through grade 2 (8-year-olds)...
- How are physical activity, fitness, and sedentary behavior associated with insulin sensitivity in children?Melanie Henderson
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Diabetes Care 35:1272-8. 2012..To describe the associations among moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA), fitness, sedentary behavior (SB), and insulin sensitivity (IS)...
- Understanding the determinants of active transportation to school among children: evidence of environmental injustice from the Quebec Longitudinal Study of Child DevelopmentRoman A Pabayo
Faculte de Medecine, CRCHUM Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l Université de Montréal, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Health Place 18:163-71. 2012..To examine the combined influence of poverty and dangerousness of the neighborhood on active transportation (AT) to school among a cohort of children followed throughout the early school years...
- Identifying risk profiles for childhood obesity using recursive partitioning based on individual, familial, and neighborhood environment factorsAndraea Van Hulst
Departement de Medecine sociale et preventive, École de santé publique de l Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 12:175. 2015..We used recursive partitioning analysis to identify unique combinations of individual, familial, and neighborhood factors that best predict obesity in children, and tested whether these predict 2-year changes in body mass index (BMI)...
- A typology of neighborhoods and blood pressure in the RECORD Cohort StudyAndraea Van Hulst
Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Hypertens 30:1336-46. 2012..This study examines associations between SBP and DBP and a neighborhood typology based on numerous residential environment characteristics...
- Prospective associations between early childhood television exposure and academic, psychosocial, and physical well-being by middle childhoodLinda S Pagani
Ecole de psychoéducation and Groupe de Recherche sur les Environnements Scolaires, Universite de Montreal, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, Canada
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:425-31. 2010..To estimate the influence of early childhood television exposure on fourth-grade academic, psychosocial, and lifestyle characteristics...
- Toward the next generation of research into small area effects on health: a synthesis of multilevel investigations published since July 1998Mylene Riva
Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Montreal, Downtown Station, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Epidemiol Community Health 61:853-61. 2007..Area effects on health, although significant in most studies, often depend on the health outcome studied, the measure of area exposure used, and the spatial scale at which associations are examined...
- A child's view: social and physical environmental features differentially predict parent and child perceived neighborhood safetyCarolyn Côté-Lussier
University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
J Urban Health 92:10-23. 2015..Though this study focused on determinants of child and parent perceived safety, future research investigating the impact of neighborhood safety on child health should consider both child and parent perspectives. ..
- Trying to lose weight: the association of income and age to weight-loss strategies in the U.SLisa Kakinami
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Electronic address
Am J Prev Med 46:585-92. 2014..Although 30%-50% of Americans report currently trying to lose weight, some strategies may be counterproductive. Little is known about how income may be associated with weight-loss strategies...
- One- and two-year predictors of decline in physical activity among inner-city schoolchildrenTracie A Barnett
Public Health Directorate, Régie régionale de la santé et des services sociaux de Montréal Centre Barnett, O Loughlin, Paradis, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Am J Prev Med 23:121-8. 2002..This report identifies 1- and 2-year predictors of decline in PA among fourth- and fifth-grade students from inner-city neighborhoods in Montreal, Canada...
- Health-promoting vending machines: evaluation of a pediatric hospital interventionAndraea Van Hulst
Departement de Medecine sociale et preventive, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC
Can J Diet Pract Res 74:28-34. 2013....