Duncan James Macfarlane

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Exercise and diet in weight management: updating what works
    D J MacFarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Br J Sports Med 44:1197-201. 2010
  2. pmc Perceived neighborhood environment and physical activity in 11 countries: do associations differ by country?
    Ding Ding
    Department of Family Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:57. 2013
  3. pmc Patterns of neighborhood environment attributes related to physical activity across 11 countries: a latent class analysis
    Marc A Adams
    Exercise and Wellness, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:34. 2013
  4. pmc Sharing good NEWS across the world: developing comparable scores across 12 countries for the neighborhood environment walkability scale (NEWS)
    Ester Cerin
    University of California, San Diego, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA, 92103, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:309. 2013
  5. pmc Inter-unit variability in two ParvoMedics TrueOne 2400 automated metabolic gas analysis systems
    D J MacFarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:753-62. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Examining the validity and reliability of the Chinese version of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire, long form (IPAQ-LC)
    Duncan Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Public Health Nutr 14:443-50. 2011
  7. pmc Validity, reliability and stability of the portable Cortex Metamax 3B gas analysis system
    D J MacFarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:2539-47. 2012
  8. pmc Validity of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire Short Form (IPAQ-SF): a systematic review
    Paul H Lee
    FAMILY A Jockey Club Initiative for a Harmonious Society, School of Public Health, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:115. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Using three objective criteria to examine pedometer guidelines for free-living individuals
    Duncan James Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, 111 113 Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:435-44. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Evolution and variability in fitness test performance of Asian children and adolescents
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Med Sport Sci 50:143-67. 2007

Collaborators

  • Ester Cerin
  • G N Thomas
  • K L Chou
  • Iris Chi
  • G R Tomkinson
  • Marc A Adams
  • Ding Ding
  • Sandra Matsudo
  • Barbara E Ainsworth
  • Victor Matsudo
  • Heather R Bowles
  • Patrick Bergman
  • Maria Hagstromer
  • James F Sallis
  • Johan Lefevre
  • Norio Murase
  • Harriette Carr
  • Michael Sjostrom
  • Grant McLean
  • Heidi Tomten
  • Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij
  • Fiona C Bull
  • Cora L Craig
  • Shigeru Inoue
  • Vida Volbekiene
  • Luis Fernando Gomez
  • Paul H Lee
  • A M McManus
  • Lena Klasson-Heggebo
  • Christina D Chambers
  • C Richard Hofstetter
  • Gregory J Norman
  • Lena Klasson-Heggebø
  • Melbourn F Hovell
  • Adrian E Bauman
  • Adrian Bauman
  • T H Lam
  • Sunita M Stewart
  • C H Cheng
  • T C Yung
  • M P Leung

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Exercise and diet in weight management: updating what works
    D J MacFarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Br J Sports Med 44:1197-201. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc Perceived neighborhood environment and physical activity in 11 countries: do associations differ by country?
    Ding Ding
    Department of Family Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:57. 2013
    ..The current study examined whether associations between perceived attributes of neighborhood environments and physical activity differed by country...
  3. pmc Patterns of neighborhood environment attributes related to physical activity across 11 countries: a latent class analysis
    Marc A Adams
    Exercise and Wellness, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:34. 2013
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to: 1) detect international neighborhood typologies based on participants' response patterns to an environment survey and 2) to estimate associations between neighborhood environment patterns and PA...
  4. pmc Sharing good NEWS across the world: developing comparable scores across 12 countries for the neighborhood environment walkability scale (NEWS)
    Ester Cerin
    University of California, San Diego, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA, 92103, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:309. 2013
    ..This information is also highly relevant to non-IPEN studies employing the NEWS/NEWS-A, which is one of the most popular measures of perceived environment globally...
  5. pmc Inter-unit variability in two ParvoMedics TrueOne 2400 automated metabolic gas analysis systems
    D J MacFarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:753-62. 2013
    ..5 and ~2.1 %. The two ParvoMedics TrueOne 2400 systems demonstrated excellent inter-unit agreement...
  6. doi request reprint Examining the validity and reliability of the Chinese version of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire, long form (IPAQ-LC)
    Duncan Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Public Health Nutr 14:443-50. 2011
    ..To investigate the reliability and the validity of the long format, Chinese version of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ-LC)...
  7. pmc Validity, reliability and stability of the portable Cortex Metamax 3B gas analysis system
    D J MacFarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:2539-47. 2012
    ..It is concluded the MM3B produces acceptably stable and reliable results, but is not adequately valid during moderate and vigorous exercise without some further correction of VO(2) and VCO(2)...
  8. pmc Validity of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire Short Form (IPAQ-SF): a systematic review
    Paul H Lee
    FAMILY A Jockey Club Initiative for a Harmonious Society, School of Public Health, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:115. 2011
    ..Several studies validating the IPAQ-SF have been conducted with differing results, but no systematic review of these studies has been reported...
  9. doi request reprint Using three objective criteria to examine pedometer guidelines for free-living individuals
    Duncan James Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, 111 113 Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:435-44. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Evolution and variability in fitness test performance of Asian children and adolescents
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Med Sport Sci 50:143-67. 2007
    ..g. diabetes, obesity and metabolic syndrome), recent declines in cardiovascular endurance fitness performance of Asian children and adolescents should be an issue of major concern for public health authorities throughout Asia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Can bioelectric impedance monitors be used to accurately estimate body fat in Chinese adults?
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, 111 113 Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:66-73. 2007
    ..It was concluded that these three BIA devices were reliable and could be recommended as valid field measures of mass and %BF in this sample population provided the device allows a correction for athletic status...
  12. ncbi request reprint Very short intermittent vs continuous bouts of activity in sedentary adults
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Prev Med 43:332-6. 2006
    ..Whether accumulating short intermittent bouts of light-to-moderate physical activity (LMPA) can elicit significant improvements in the fitness of sedentary adults, compared to one longer continuous bout...
  13. ncbi request reprint Convergent validity of six methods to assess physical activity in daily life
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, 111 113 Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Appl Physiol 101:1328-34. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Chinese version of IPAQ (short, last 7 days)
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, 111 113 Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Sci Med Sport 10:45-51. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Validity and normative data for thirty-second chair stand test in elderly community-dwelling Hong Kong Chinese
    D J MacFarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Am J Hum Biol 18:418-21. 2006
    ..The normative values generated provide useful data for health screening in this elderly Hong Kong population, but do not compare well with their healthier US counterparts...
  16. ncbi request reprint Improving aerobic power in primary school boys: a comparison of continuous and interval training
    A M McManus
    Institute of Human Performance, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Int J Sports Med 26:781-6. 2005
    ..Possible mechanisms that underpin these adaptations may include increased blood volume and a concomitant adjustment in stroke volume...
  17. ncbi request reprint Automated metabolic gas analysis systems: a review
    D J MacFarlane
    Physical Education and Sports Science Unit, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam
    Sports Med 31:841-61. 2001
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