Louise C Masse

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Will web-based research suffice when collecting U.S. school district policies? The case of physical education and school-based nutrition policies
    Jamie F Chriqui
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Health Research and Policy, 1747 West Roosevelt Road, M C 275, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:64. 2008
  2. pmc Comparing the content of participation instruments using the international classification of functioning, disability and health
    Vanessa K Noonan
    Division of Spine, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:93. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Introducing equating methodologies to compare test scores from two different self-regulation scales
    Louise C Masse
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Centre for Community Child Health Research, L408, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
    Health Educ Res 21:i110-120. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the properties of a stage-specific self-efficacy scale for physical activity using classical test theory, confirmatory factor analysis and item response modeling
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, L408 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3V4, Canada
    Health Educ Res 21:i33-46. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of a Physical Education-Related State Policy Classification System (PERSPCS)
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Am J Prev Med 33:S264-76. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of a School Nutrition-Environment State Policy Classification System (SNESPCS)
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Am J Prev Med 33:S277-91. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Measuring collaboration and transdisciplinary integration in team science
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 35:S151-60. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Patterns of participation across a range of activities among Canadian children with neurodevelopmental disorders and disabilities
    Louise C Masse
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:729-36. 2013
  9. pmc Association between self-reported household practices and body mass index of US children and adolescents, 2005
    Louise C Masse
    University of British Columbia, Department of Pediatrics and School of Population and Public Health, Developmental Neurosciences and Child Health, L408, 4480 Oak St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4 Canada
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E174. 2012
  10. pmc From policy to practice: implementation of physical activity and food policies in schools
    Louise C Masse
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, F508 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H3V4, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:71. 2013

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Will web-based research suffice when collecting U.S. school district policies? The case of physical education and school-based nutrition policies
    Jamie F Chriqui
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Health Research and Policy, 1747 West Roosevelt Road, M C 275, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:64. 2008
    ....
  2. pmc Comparing the content of participation instruments using the international classification of functioning, disability and health
    Vanessa K Noonan
    Division of Spine, Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:93. 2009
    ..To date, few studies have examined the content of these instruments to determine how participation has been operationalized. The purpose of this study was to compare the content of participation instruments using the ICF classification...
  3. ncbi request reprint Introducing equating methodologies to compare test scores from two different self-regulation scales
    Louise C Masse
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Centre for Community Child Health Research, L408, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
    Health Educ Res 21:i110-120. 2006
    ..In health behavior and health education research, linking methodologies can be used to compare results across studies that use slightly different versions of a scale to measure the same construct...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the properties of a stage-specific self-efficacy scale for physical activity using classical test theory, confirmatory factor analysis and item response modeling
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, L408 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3V4, Canada
    Health Educ Res 21:i33-46. 2006
    ..Overall, employing multiple methods to assess the psychometric properties of the stage-specific self-efficacy scale demonstrated the complimentary nature of these methods and it highlighted the strengths and weaknesses of this scale...
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of a Physical Education-Related State Policy Classification System (PERSPCS)
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Am J Prev Med 33:S264-76. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of a School Nutrition-Environment State Policy Classification System (SNESPCS)
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Am J Prev Med 33:S277-91. 2007
    ..This study describes the development process, the inter-rater reliability to code state policies enacted as of December 2003, and the variability in state policies related to the school nutrition environment...
  7. doi request reprint Measuring collaboration and transdisciplinary integration in team science
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 35:S151-60. 2008
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this paper is to present the psychometric properties of scales measuring collaborative processes and transdisciplinary integration...
  8. doi request reprint Patterns of participation across a range of activities among Canadian children with neurodevelopmental disorders and disabilities
    Louise C Masse
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:729-36. 2013
    ..Children with neurodevelopmental disorders and disabilities (NDD/D) may experience barriers or restrictions to participation in activities. We examined the extent to which this is a problem for children in particular NDD/D subgroups...
  9. pmc Association between self-reported household practices and body mass index of US children and adolescents, 2005
    Louise C Masse
    University of British Columbia, Department of Pediatrics and School of Population and Public Health, Developmental Neurosciences and Child Health, L408, 4480 Oak St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4 Canada
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E174. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether children (children and adolescents aged 9-18 y) who live in a household that has healthful practices related to behaviors associated with obesity have a lower body mass index (BMI)...
  10. pmc From policy to practice: implementation of physical activity and food policies in schools
    Louise C Masse
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, F508 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H3V4, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:71. 2013
    ..This study explores the factors which impeded or facilitated the implementation of publicly mandated school-based physical activity and nutrition guidelines in the province of British Columbia (BC), Canada...
  11. pmc School nutritional capacity, resources and practices are associated with availability of food/beverage items in schools
    Louise C Masse
    University of British Columbia, School of Population and Public Health, F508 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:26. 2013
    ..This study examined whether the availability of specific food/beverage items was associated with a number of school environmental factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Toward the development of the International Classification of Functioning Core Sets for children with cerebral palsy: a global expert survey
    Veronica Schiariti
    1Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Child Neurol 29:582-91. 2014
    ..The results of this survey will inform the development of the International Classification of Functioning Core Sets for children with cerebral palsy. ..
  13. pmc Stimulating innovations in the measurement of parenting constructs
    Louise C Masse
    Department of Pediatrics School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Child Obes 9:S5-13. 2013
    ..This article will briefly discuss the potential of technologies to measure parenting constructs...
  14. pmc Change in school nutrition-related laws from 2003 to 2008: evidence from the school nutrition-environment state policy classification system
    Louise C Masse
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Public Health 103:1597-603. 2013
    ..We examined state laws affecting the school food environment and changes in these laws between 2003 to 2008...
  15. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic status, functional status and complexity among Canadian children with neurodevelopmental disorders and disabilities: a population-based study
    Anton R Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 35:468-78. 2013
    ..To identify and describe selected key characteristics of children with neurodevelopmental disorders and disabilities (NDD/D) in a national disability survey database...
  16. ncbi request reprint Is access to workplace amenities associated with leisure-time physical activity among Canadian adults?
    Allison W Watts
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 104:e87-91. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the relationship between the workplace environment and leisure-time physical activity, using a nationally representative sample of the Canadian population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physical activity implementation in schools: a 4-year follow-up
    Louise C Masse
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, L408 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 43:369-77. 2012
    ..Action Schools! BC (AS!BC) is a comprehensive school-based model that utilizes a socioecologic approach to provide children with opportunities for physical activity at school in British Columbia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Waiting for child developmental and rehabilitation services: an overview of issues and needs
    Anton R Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:815-21. 2008
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Improving psychometric methods in health education and health behavior research
    Louise C Masse
    Department of Pediatrics, Centre for Community Child Health Research, University of British Columbia, L408, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4 Canada
    Health Educ Res 21:i1-3. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparing the validity of 2 physical activity questionnaire formats in African-American and Hispanic women
    Louise C Masse
    Dept of Pediatrics, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Phys Act Health 9:237-48. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the validity of 2 physical activity questionnaire formats--one that lists activities (Checklist questionnaire) and one that assesses overall activities (Global questionnaire) by domain...
  21. pmc Associations between the school food environment, student consumption and body mass index of Canadian adolescents
    Louise C Masse
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, F508 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3V4, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:29. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine associations between the school food environment, students' dietary intake, and obesity in British Columbia (BC), Canada...
  22. pmc Changes to the school food and physical activity environment after guideline implementation in British Columbia, Canada
    Allison W Watts
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, F508 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3V4, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:50. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine school-level changes associated with implementation of the Food and Beverage Sales in Schools (FBSS) and Daily Physical Activity (DPA) guidelines in British Columbia, Canada...
  23. ncbi request reprint The relationship between income and weight control strategies among Canadian adults
    Andrew W Tu
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 103:e438-42. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to examine use of weight control strategies in Canadian adults and the role of income as a barrier to using these strategies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparing participation in activities among children with disabilities
    Louise C Masse
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Res Dev Disabil 33:2245-54. 2012
    ..The extent to which these two groups of children have different levels of participation is unknown and was examined in this study...
  25. ncbi request reprint Sources of validity evidence needed with self-report measures of physical activity
    Louise C Masse
    Dept of Pediatrics, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Phys Act Health 9:S44-55. 2012
    ..Over the years, self-report measures of physical activity (PA) have been employed in applications for which their use was not supported by the validity evidence...
  26. ncbi request reprint The application of transformational leadership theory to parenting: questionnaire development and implications for adolescent self-regulatory efficacy and life satisfaction
    Katie L Morton
    School of Kinesiology, University of British Columbia, Canada
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 33:688-709. 2011
    ..The results of this research support the application of transformational leadership theory to parenting behaviors, as well as the construct validity of measures derived from the TPQ...
  27. doi request reprint Comparing contents of outcome measures in cerebral palsy using the international classification of functioning (ICF-CY): a systematic review
    Veronica Schiariti
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Electronic address
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 18:1-12. 2014
    ..This systematic review provides information about content of measures that may guide researchers and clinicians in their selection of an outcome measure for use in a study and/or clinical practice with children with CP...
  28. pmc The centre for healthy weights--shapedown BC: a family-centered, multidisciplinary program that reduces weight gain in obese children over the short-term
    Constadina Panagiotopoulos
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:4662-78. 2011
    ..These data also emphasize the need for ongoing evaluation to assess the long-term implications of this unique program and ultimately optimize utilization of governmental resources...