Frank J Elgar

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sedentary behaviour, physical activity and weight problems in adolescents in Wales
    F J Elgar
    Department of Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 2N2
    Public Health 119:518-24. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Income inequality and alcohol use: a multilevel analysis of drinking and drunkenness in adolescents in 34 countries
    Frank J Elgar
    Department of Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Eur J Public Health 15:245-50. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of self-reported height and weight and predictors of bias in adolescents
    Frank J Elgar
    Department of Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 37:371-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Antecedent-consequence conditions in maternal mood and child adjustment: a four-year cross-lagged study
    Frank J Elgar
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:362-74. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Stress, coping, and behavioural problems among rural and urban adolescents
    Frank J Elgar
    School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3WT, UK
    J Adolesc 26:577-88. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Temporal relations in daily-reported maternal mood and disruptive child behavior
    Frank J Elgar
    School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3WT, Wales, United Kingdom
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 32:237-47. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Drinking and motivations to drink among adolescent children of parents with alcohol problems
    Melanie Chalder
    Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Cotham House, Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6JL, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:107-13. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal and paternal depressive symptoms and child maladjustment: the mediating role of parental behavior
    Frank J Elgar
    Department of Psychology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:943-55. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Sedentary behaviour, physical activity and weight problems in adolescents in Wales
    F J Elgar
    Department of Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 2N2
    Public Health 119:518-24. 2005
    ..The study also examined the extent to which physical activity mediated the relationship between sedentary behaviour and body mass...
  2. ncbi request reprint Income inequality and alcohol use: a multilevel analysis of drinking and drunkenness in adolescents in 34 countries
    Frank J Elgar
    Department of Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Eur J Public Health 15:245-50. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to explore the contextual influences of income inequality on alcohol use and frequency of drunkenness in adolescents...
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of self-reported height and weight and predictors of bias in adolescents
    Frank J Elgar
    Department of Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 37:371-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the validity of self-reported height and weight, the accuracy of screening for overweight and obesity using these data, and the predictors of bias in self-reported height and weight in adolescents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Antecedent-consequence conditions in maternal mood and child adjustment: a four-year cross-lagged study
    Frank J Elgar
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:362-74. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that maternal depression increases the risk of adjustment problems in children, and vice versa, underscoring the intergenerational transmission of psychopathology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Stress, coping, and behavioural problems among rural and urban adolescents
    Frank J Elgar
    School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3WT, UK
    J Adolesc 26:577-88. 2003
    ..Results suggest that adolescents may utilize many coping strategies that serve little benefit in terms of behavioural outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Temporal relations in daily-reported maternal mood and disruptive child behavior
    Frank J Elgar
    School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3WT, Wales, United Kingdom
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 32:237-47. 2004
    ..Mutual influences on maternal and child functioning were interpreted in the context of interpersonal mechanisms that mediate psychological problems within families and their implications for treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Drinking and motivations to drink among adolescent children of parents with alcohol problems
    Melanie Chalder
    Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Cotham House, Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6JL, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:107-13. 2006
    ..To study the influences of parental alcohol problems on adolescents' alcohol consumption and motivations to drink alcohol...
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal and paternal depressive symptoms and child maladjustment: the mediating role of parental behavior
    Frank J Elgar
    Department of Psychology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:943-55. 2007
    ..Interventions for parents whose symptoms of depression interfere with parenting responsibilities could help reduce the risk of some childhood disorders...