Christopher M Blanchard

Summary

Affiliation: Dalhousie University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Community SES, perceived environment, and physical activity during home-based cardiac rehabilitation: is there a need to consider the urban vs. rural distinction?
    Chris Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Urban Health 89:285-95. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Heart disease and physical activity: looking beyond patient characteristics
    Chris M Blanchard
    Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 40:30-6. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Demographic and clinical determinants of moderate to vigorous physical activity during home-based cardiac rehabilitation: the home-based determinants of exercise (HOME) study
    Chris M Blanchard
    Centre for Clinical Research, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 30:240-5. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Body mass index, physical activity, and health-related quality of life in cancer survivors
    Chris M Blanchard
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:665-71. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Does protection motivation theory explain exercise intentions and behavior during home-based cardiac rehabilitation?
    Chris M Blanchard
    Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 29:188-92. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Understanding adherence to 5 servings of fruits and vegetables per day: a theory of planned behavior perspective
    Chris M Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:3-10. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Do ethnicity and gender matter when using the theory of planned behavior to understand fruit and vegetable consumption?
    Chris M Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Department of Medicine, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Room 205, Centre for Clinical Research, 5790 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 1V7
    Appetite 52:15-20. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Cancer survivors' adherence to lifestyle behavior recommendations and associations with health-related quality of life: results from the American Cancer Society's SCS-II
    Christopher M Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Department of Medicine, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Centre for Clinical Research, 5790 University Ave, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 1V7, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 26:2198-204. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Understanding exercise behaviour during home-based cardiac rehabilitation: a theory of planned behaviour perspective
    Christopher Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Centre for Clinical Research, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 86:8-15. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity as a moderator of the theory of planned behavior and physical activity in college students
    Chris M Blanchard
    Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Res Q Exerc Sport 78:531-41. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Community SES, perceived environment, and physical activity during home-based cardiac rehabilitation: is there a need to consider the urban vs. rural distinction?
    Chris Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Urban Health 89:285-95. 2012
    ..rural advantage in MVPA levels during home-based CR, there does appear to be environmental/MVPA-specific relationships specific to urban and rural patients that may warrant attention...
  2. doi request reprint Heart disease and physical activity: looking beyond patient characteristics
    Chris M Blanchard
    Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 40:30-6. 2012
    ..The present review will identify key PA correlates for these patients and provide subsequent recommendations to look beyond patient-level correlates...
  3. doi request reprint Demographic and clinical determinants of moderate to vigorous physical activity during home-based cardiac rehabilitation: the home-based determinants of exercise (HOME) study
    Chris M Blanchard
    Centre for Clinical Research, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 30:240-5. 2010
    ..Little is known concerning moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPA) levels in patients attending home-based cardiac rehabilitation (CR) programs and whether demographic/clinical characteristics moderate these levels...
  4. doi request reprint Body mass index, physical activity, and health-related quality of life in cancer survivors
    Chris M Blanchard
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:665-71. 2010
    ..To determine the independent and interactive associations among body mass index (BMI), physical activity (PA), and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in breast, prostate, colorectal, bladder, uterine, and skin melanoma cancer survivors...
  5. doi request reprint Does protection motivation theory explain exercise intentions and behavior during home-based cardiac rehabilitation?
    Chris M Blanchard
    Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 29:188-92. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether protection motivation theory (PMT) explained significant variation in exercise intentions and behavior in patients receiving home-based CR...
  6. doi request reprint Understanding adherence to 5 servings of fruits and vegetables per day: a theory of planned behavior perspective
    Chris M Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:3-10. 2009
    ..A secondary purpose was to determine whether any of the TPB relationships were moderated by gender or ethnicity...
  7. doi request reprint Do ethnicity and gender matter when using the theory of planned behavior to understand fruit and vegetable consumption?
    Chris M Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Department of Medicine, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Room 205, Centre for Clinical Research, 5790 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 1V7
    Appetite 52:15-20. 2009
    ..Finally, several key beliefs were identified for all four demographic groups. Therefore, the current results suggest that the TPB may be a useful framework to utilize when developing 5-A-Day interventions...
  8. doi request reprint Cancer survivors' adherence to lifestyle behavior recommendations and associations with health-related quality of life: results from the American Cancer Society's SCS-II
    Christopher M Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Department of Medicine, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Centre for Clinical Research, 5790 University Ave, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 1V7, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 26:2198-204. 2008
    ..To examine the prevalence and clustering of physical activity (PA), fruit and vegetable consumption (5-A-Day), and smoking across six major cancer survivor groups and to identify any associations with health-related quality of life (HRQoL)...
  9. doi request reprint Understanding exercise behaviour during home-based cardiac rehabilitation: a theory of planned behaviour perspective
    Christopher Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Centre for Clinical Research, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 86:8-15. 2008
    ..Therefore, results suggest that the TPB is a potentially useful framework for understanding exercise behaviour during home-based CR...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity as a moderator of the theory of planned behavior and physical activity in college students
    Chris M Blanchard
    Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Res Q Exerc Sport 78:531-41. 2007
    ..Intention significantly predicted PA for both ethnic groups. Furthermore, common and ethnic-specific beliefs were identified...
  11. ncbi request reprint Explaining physical activity levels from a self-efficacy perspective: the physical activity counseling trial
    Chris M Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Department of Medicine, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Ann Behav Med 34:323-8. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Correlates of physical activity change in patients not attending cardiac rehabilitation
    Chris M Blanchard
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 26:377-83. 2006
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