Kerry A Vander Ploeg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The importance of parental beliefs and support for physical activity and body weights of children: a population-based analysis
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
    Can J Public Health 103:e277-81. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Do school-based physical activity interventions increase or reduce inequalities in health?
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Population Health Intervention Research Unit, 3 50 University Terrace, 8303 112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G2T4 Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 112:80-7. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The importance of parental beliefs and support for pedometer-measured physical activity on school days and weekend days among Canadian children
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:1132. 2013
  4. doi request reprint School-based health promotion and physical activity during and after school hours
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and
    Pediatrics 133:e371-8. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint The importance of parental beliefs and support for physical activity and body weights of children: a population-based analysis
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
    Can J Public Health 103:e277-81. 2012
    ..To determine whether parental beliefs and support for physical activity (PA) are associated with normal-weight and overweight children's self-reported PA and body weight using a population-based approach...
  2. ncbi request reprint Do school-based physical activity interventions increase or reduce inequalities in health?
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Population Health Intervention Research Unit, 3 50 University Terrace, 8303 112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G2T4 Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 112:80-7. 2014
    ..Investments in school-based health promotion are a viable, promising, and important approach to improve physical activity and prevent childhood obesity, and may also reduce inequalities in health. ..
  3. doi request reprint The importance of parental beliefs and support for pedometer-measured physical activity on school days and weekend days among Canadian children
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:1132. 2013
    ..Our study aimed to determine if parental beliefs and support are associated with children's pedometer measured physical activity levels on school days and weekend days...
  4. doi request reprint School-based health promotion and physical activity during and after school hours
    Kerry A Vander Ploeg
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and
    Pediatrics 133:e371-8. 2014
    ..This study examined the 2-year change in physical activity during and after school among students participating in a CSH intervention in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada...