Anca Gaston

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Using a combined protection motivation theory and health action process approach intervention to promote exercise during pregnancy
    Anca Gaston
    The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Behav Med 37:173-84. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity patterns and correlates among pregnant women in Ontario, Canada
    Anca Gaston
    Brant County Health Unit, 194 Terrace Hill Street, Brantford, ON, N3R 1G7, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 17:477-84. 2013
  3. pmc Topical vitamin A treatment of recalcitrant common warts
    Anca Gaston
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Virol J 9:21. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Maternal-fetal disease information as a source of exercise motivation during pregnancy
    Anca Gaston
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Western Ontario, Ontario Canada
    Health Psychol 28:726-33. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Exercise during pregnancy: a review of patterns and determinants
    Anca Gaston
    School of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 3K7
    J Sci Med Sport 14:299-305. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Tired, moody and pregnant? Exercise may be the answer
    Anca Gaston
    a School of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Health 28:1353-69. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy--should women put up their feet or lace up their running shoes?: Self-presentation and the exercise stereotype phenomenon during pregnancy
    Anca Gaston
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 34:223-37. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Using a combined protection motivation theory and health action process approach intervention to promote exercise during pregnancy
    Anca Gaston
    The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Behav Med 37:173-84. 2014
    ..13 and .15 for accelerometer and self-report data, respectively). In conclusion, augmenting a PMT intervention with action or action-and-coping-planning can enhance exercise behavior change in pregnant women. ..
  2. doi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity patterns and correlates among pregnant women in Ontario, Canada
    Anca Gaston
    Brant County Health Unit, 194 Terrace Hill Street, Brantford, ON, N3R 1G7, Canada
    Matern Child Health J 17:477-84. 2013
    ..Few pregnant women in Ontario are meeting guidelines for physical activity during pregnancy. Results indicate that promoting physical activity during pregnancy should remain a public health priority...
  3. pmc Topical vitamin A treatment of recalcitrant common warts
    Anca Gaston
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Virol J 9:21. 2012
    ..Topical vitamin A has been shown to be a successful treatment of common warts in prior informal studies...
  4. doi request reprint Maternal-fetal disease information as a source of exercise motivation during pregnancy
    Anca Gaston
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Western Ontario, Ontario Canada
    Health Psychol 28:726-33. 2009
    ..A Protection Motivation Theory (PMT) framework was used to examine whether information about the role of exercise in preventing maternal-fetal disease served as a meaningful source of exercise motivation...
  5. doi request reprint Exercise during pregnancy: a review of patterns and determinants
    Anca Gaston
    School of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 3K7
    J Sci Med Sport 14:299-305. 2011
    ..The review outlines demographic and theory-based correlates/predictors that should be taken into consideration when developing interventions to increase physical activity among pregnant women...
  6. doi request reprint Tired, moody and pregnant? Exercise may be the answer
    Anca Gaston
    a School of Kinesiology, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Health 28:1353-69. 2013
    ..001, η(2) = .19) compared to those who were not meeting guidelines (n = 39). From a psychological health perspective, these findings highlight the importance of continuing to promote exercise during pregnancy. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy--should women put up their feet or lace up their running shoes?: Self-presentation and the exercise stereotype phenomenon during pregnancy
    Anca Gaston
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 34:223-37. 2012
    ..Whereas the excessive exerciser received high ratings on most physical characteristics, this target was also perceived as meaner and sadder, and having fewer friends than all other targets...