Luis Fernando Gomez

Summary

Country: Colombia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An inside look at active transportation in Bogotá: a qualitative study
    Janeth Mosquera
    Health Division, FES Foundation, Bogota, Colombia
    J Phys Act Health 9:776-85. 2012
  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. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity among women in a neighbourhood in Bogotá, Colombia: prevalence and socio-demographic correlates
    Luis Fernando Gomez
    Fundación FES Social, Bogota, Colombia
    Cad Saude Publica 20:1103-9. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Built environment attributes and walking patterns among the elderly population in Bogotá
    Luis F Gomez
    Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:592-9. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint [Possible public health implications regarding associations between the degree of urbanisation and electronic media exposure amongst Colombian children]
    Luis F Gomez
    División de Salud Fundación FES Social, Bogota, Colombia
    Rev Salud Publica (Bogota) 10:505-16. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [Physical activity levels in adults living in Bogotá (Colombia): prevalence and associated factors]
    Luis Fernando Gomez
    División de Salud Fundación FES Social, Bogota, Colombia
    Gac Sanit 19:206-13. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Clustering patterns of behavioral risk factors linked to chronic disease among young adults in two localities in Bogota, Colombia: importance of sex differences]
    Luis Fernando Gómez Gutiérrez
    División de Salud de la Fundación FES Social
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 78:493-504. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life, physical activity, and built environment characteristics among colombian adults
    Olga L Sarmiento
    Dept of Social Medicine, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia
    J Phys Act Health 7:S181-95. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Time spent traveling in motor vehicles and its association with overweight and abdominal obesity in Colombian adults who do not own a car
    Alberto Flórez Pregonero
    Departamento de Formación, Facultad de Educacion, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogota, Colombia
    Prev Med 54:402-4. 2012

Collaborators

  • Diana C Parra
  • Felipe Lobelo
  • Olga L Sarmiento
  • Michael Pratt
  • John Duperly
  • Jose Moreno
  • Candace Rutt
  • Julio Cesar Mateus
  • Diego I Lucumí
  • Thomas Schmid
  • Ross Brownson
  • Janeth Mosquera
  • Marc A Adams
  • Ding Ding
  • Grant McLean
  • Sandra Matsudo
  • Heidi Tomten
  • Barbara E Ainsworth
  • Victor Matsudo
  • Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij
  • Heather R Bowles
  • Patrick Bergman
  • Maria Hagstromer
  • Fiona C Bull
  • James F Sallis
  • Cora L Craig
  • Johan Lefevre
  • Norio Murase
  • Harriette Carr
  • Shigeru Inoue
  • Duncan J Macfarlane
  • Michael Sjostrom
  • Vida Volbekiene
  • Enrique Jacoby
  • Alberto Flórez Pregonero
  • Carlos Mario Arango
  • Luis Fernando Gómez Gutiérrez
  • Lena Klasson-Heggebo
  • Gregory J Norman
  • Lena Klasson-Heggebø
  • Melbourn F Hovell
  • Christina D Chambers
  • Adrian E Bauman
  • Adrian Bauman
  • C Richard Hofstetter
  • Daniel D Cohen
  • Carlos Mario Arango Paternina
  • Sonia C Mantilla
  • Amy Eyler
  • Gladys Espinosa García
  • Sandra Lorena Girón Vargas
  • Diego Iván Lucumí Cuesta

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint An inside look at active transportation in Bogotá: a qualitative study
    Janeth Mosquera
    Health Division, FES Foundation, Bogota, Colombia
    J Phys Act Health 9:776-85. 2012
    ..The health benefits of physical activity are well documented in scientific literature. Bicycling for transportation is a modality of physical activity that people can incorporate easily into their daily lives...
  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. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity among women in a neighbourhood in Bogotá, Colombia: prevalence and socio-demographic correlates
    Luis Fernando Gomez
    Fundación FES Social, Bogota, Colombia
    Cad Saude Publica 20:1103-9. 2004
    ..The results of this study show the high proportion of physically inactive women in a community in Bogotá Intervention strategies should be developed to reinforce recreational weekend activities on promoted by the municipality...
  5. doi request reprint Built environment attributes and walking patterns among the elderly population in Bogotá
    Luis F Gomez
    Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:592-9. 2010
    ..There is increasing evidence that the built environment has an influence on physical activity; however, little is known about this relationship in developing countries...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Possible public health implications regarding associations between the degree of urbanisation and electronic media exposure amongst Colombian children]
    Luis F Gomez
    División de Salud Fundación FES Social, Bogota, Colombia
    Rev Salud Publica (Bogota) 10:505-16. 2008
    ..Determining the association between the degree of urbanisation and excessive television-viewing and video-game use amongst children aged 5 to 12 years old...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Physical activity levels in adults living in Bogotá (Colombia): prevalence and associated factors]
    Luis Fernando Gomez
    División de Salud Fundación FES Social, Bogota, Colombia
    Gac Sanit 19:206-13. 2005
    ..To determine the prevalence of physical activity levels in adults aged 18 to 65 years in Bogotá city and identify the factors associated with regular physical activity...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Clustering patterns of behavioral risk factors linked to chronic disease among young adults in two localities in Bogota, Colombia: importance of sex differences]
    Luis Fernando Gómez Gutiérrez
    División de Salud de la Fundación FES Social
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 78:493-504. 2004
    ..This study determined the clustering patterns of some behavioral risk factors in young adults aged 18 to 29 years and established the factors associated with having two or more of them...
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life, physical activity, and built environment characteristics among colombian adults
    Olga L Sarmiento
    Dept of Social Medicine, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia
    J Phys Act Health 7:S181-95. 2010
    ..Studies assessing the association between health-related quality of life (HR-QOL) with physical activity (PA) and built environment (BE) characteristics are limited...
  10. doi request reprint Time spent traveling in motor vehicles and its association with overweight and abdominal obesity in Colombian adults who do not own a car
    Alberto Flórez Pregonero
    Departamento de Formación, Facultad de Educacion, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogota, Colombia
    Prev Med 54:402-4. 2012
    ..This study examined associations between time spent traveling in motor vehicles per week (TSTMV) and BMI and abdominal obesity (AO) among Colombian adults residing in urban areas who do not own car...
  11. doi request reprint Household motor vehicle use and weight status among Colombian adults: are we driving our way towards obesity?
    Diana C Parra
    Fundación FES Social, División de salud, Carrera 7 No 73 55 oficina 1202, Bogota, Colombia
    Prev Med 49:179-83. 2009
    ..To determine the associations between household motor vehicle ownership and weight status among Colombian adults...
  12. ncbi request reprint An inside look at active transportation in bogotá: a qualitative study
    Janeth Mosquera
    Health Division, FES Foundation, Bogota, Colombia
    J Phys Act Health 9:776-85. 2012
    ..The health benefits of physical activity are well documented in scientific literature. Bicycling for transportation is a modality of physical activity that people can incorporate easily into their daily lives...
  13. ncbi request reprint Walking or bicycling to school and weight status among adolescents from Montería, Colombia
    Carlos Mario Arango
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, MO, USA
    J Phys Act Health 8:S171-7. 2011
    ..Active school transport (AST) is a recommended strategy to promote physical activity (PA) and prevent overweight (OW) in school-aged children. In many developing countries, such as Colombia, this association has not been well characterized...