Allana G LeBlanc

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in the early years (aged 0-4 years)
    Allana G LeBlanc
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:753-72. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for the Early Years (aged 0-4 years)
    Mark S Tremblay
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:370-91. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines for the Early Years (aged 0-4 years)
    Mark S Tremblay
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:345-69. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint [In Process Citation]
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, CHEO Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:47-58. 2011
  5. pmc Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in school-aged children and youth
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L1, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:98. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint [In Process Citation]
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, CHEO Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:65-71. 2011
  7. pmc Evidence of an overweight/obesity transition among school-aged children and youth in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Stella K Muthuri
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e92846. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Canadian sedentary behaviour guidelines for children and youth
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, CHEO Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:59-64; 65-71. 2011
  9. pmc A cross-sectional examination of socio-demographic and school-level correlates of children's school travel mode in Ottawa, Canada
    Richard Larouche
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Room R242, Ottawa, ON K1H 8 L1, Canada
    BMC Public Health 14:497. 2014
  10. pmc Active video games and health indicators in children and youth: a systematic review
    Allana G LeBlanc
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e65351. 2013

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in the early years (aged 0-4 years)
    Allana G LeBlanc
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:753-72. 2012
    ..This work may be used as evidence to inform public health guidelines. (PROSPERO registration: CRD4011001280.)...
  2. doi request reprint Canadian Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for the Early Years (aged 0-4 years)
    Mark S Tremblay
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:370-91. 2012
    ..For those under 2 years, screen time (e.g., TV, computer, electronic games) is not recommended. For children 2-4 years, screen time should be limited to under 1 h per day; less is better...
  3. doi request reprint Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines for the Early Years (aged 0-4 years)
    Mark S Tremblay
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:345-69. 2012
    ..More daily physical activity provides greater benefits...
  4. ncbi request reprint [In Process Citation]
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, CHEO Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:47-58. 2011
    ..The process that Canadian researchers undertook to update the national physical activity guidelines represents the most current synthesis, interpretation, and application of the scientific evidence to date...
  5. pmc Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in school-aged children and youth
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L1, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:98. 2011
    ..In particular, the evidence suggests that daily TV viewing in excess of 2 hours is associated with reduced physical and psychosocial health, and that lowering sedentary time leads to reductions in BMI...
  6. ncbi request reprint [In Process Citation]
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, CHEO Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:65-71. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Evidence of an overweight/obesity transition among school-aged children and youth in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Stella K Muthuri
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e92846. 2014
    ..It is therefore pertinent to assess if rates of overweight/obesity are also increasing in lower income countries, to inform public health efforts...
  8. doi request reprint Canadian sedentary behaviour guidelines for children and youth
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, CHEO Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:59-64; 65-71. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc A cross-sectional examination of socio-demographic and school-level correlates of children's school travel mode in Ottawa, Canada
    Richard Larouche
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Room R242, Ottawa, ON K1H 8 L1, Canada
    BMC Public Health 14:497. 2014
    ..However, decreasing rates of AST have been reported in multiple countries during the last decades. The purpose of the present study was to examine the socio-demographic and school-level correlates of AST...
  10. pmc Active video games and health indicators in children and youth: a systematic review
    Allana G LeBlanc
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e65351. 2013
    ..The effect of AVGs on acute energy expenditure (EE) has previously been reported; however, the influence of AVGs on other health-related lifestyle indicators remains unclear...
  11. doi request reprint Validity of the SC-StepMX pedometer during treadmill walking and running
    Rachel C Colley
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 38:520-4. 2013
    ..This makes the SC-StepMX useful in measuring step counts in populations that are active at lower intensities (e.g., sedentary individuals, the elderly)...
  12. doi request reprint Trends in aerobic fitness among Canadians, 1981 to 2007-2009
    Cora L Craig
    Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute, Ottawa, ON K2P 0J2, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:511-9. 2012
    ..Future work is required to validate prediction equations of aerobic fitness for young people to make it possible to compare fitness levels over the lifespan and across time...
  13. doi request reprint New Canadian physical activity guidelines
    Mark S Tremblay
    Healthy Active Living and Obesity Research Group, CHEO Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:36-46; 47-58. 2011
    ..The process that Canadian researchers undertook to update the national physical activity guidelines represents the most current synthesis, interpretation, and application of the scientific evidence to date...
  14. pmc Temporal trends and correlates of physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and physical fitness among school-aged children in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Stella K Muthuri
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:3327-59. 2014
    ..Representative, temporally sequenced data examining a PA and fitness transition are lacking in this region (PROSPERO Registration Number: CRD42013004399). ..