Yael Netz

Summary

Affiliation: Wingate Institute
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 'The multiple-sit-to-stand' field test for older adults: what does it measure?
    Yael Netz
    Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Netanya, Israel
    Gerontology 50:121-6. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Aerobic fitness and multidomain cognitive function in advanced age
    Yael Netz
    School of Physical Education, The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:114-24. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Psychological functioning and adherence to the recommended dose of physical activity in later life: results from a national health survey
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Netanya, Israel
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:2027-36. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Loneliness is associated with an increased risk of sedentary life in older Israelis
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Aging Ment Health 17:40-7. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of a device to support standing during a physical activity program to improve function of individuals with disabilities who reside in a nursing home
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute 42902, Israel
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 2:43-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and psychological well-being in advanced age: a meta-analysis of intervention studies
    Yael Netz
    School of Exercise and Sport Sciences, Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute 42902, Netanta, Israel
    Psychol Aging 20:272-84. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of a single aerobic training session on cognitive flexibility in late middle-aged adults
    Y Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Netania, Israel
    Int J Sports Med 28:82-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Group physical activity for demented older adults feasibility and effectiveness
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Clin Rehabil 21:977-86. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Adherence to physical activity recommendations in older adults: an Israeli national survey
    Yael Netz
    Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    J Aging Phys Act 19:30-47. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Prediction of standing height among Israeli older adults: results from a national survey
    Ayelet Dunsky
    Zinman College for Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Netanya, Israel
    Ann Hum Biol 39:499-504. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint 'The multiple-sit-to-stand' field test for older adults: what does it measure?
    Yael Netz
    Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Netanya, Israel
    Gerontology 50:121-6. 2004
    ..One of them is the 'multiple-sit-to-stand' (MSTS), which claims to measure leg strength...
  2. doi request reprint Aerobic fitness and multidomain cognitive function in advanced age
    Yael Netz
    School of Physical Education, The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:114-24. 2011
    ..This study was thus designed to examine the relationship between physical fitness and function in multiple cognitive domains in subjects older than those previously reported...
  3. doi request reprint Psychological functioning and adherence to the recommended dose of physical activity in later life: results from a national health survey
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Netanya, Israel
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:2027-36. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to explore whether adherence to the recommended criterion of physical activity accounted for better psychological functioning in older adults in Israel...
  4. doi request reprint Loneliness is associated with an increased risk of sedentary life in older Israelis
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Aging Ment Health 17:40-7. 2013
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of a device to support standing during a physical activity program to improve function of individuals with disabilities who reside in a nursing home
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute 42902, Israel
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 2:43-9. 2007
    ..To demonstrate the feasibility of an innovative program of physical activity using a standing-support device targeted towards adult residents of a nursing home who are unable to transfer or stand independently...
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and psychological well-being in advanced age: a meta-analysis of intervention studies
    Yael Netz
    School of Exercise and Sport Sciences, Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute 42902, Netanta, Israel
    Psychol Aging 20:272-84. 2005
    ..0.38), and improvements in cardiovascular status, strength, and functional capacity were linked to well-being improvement overall. Social-cognitive theory is used to explain the effect of physical activity on well-being...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of a single aerobic training session on cognitive flexibility in late middle-aged adults
    Y Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Netania, Israel
    Int J Sports Med 28:82-7. 2007
    ..No group differences were indicated on the Digit Span. These results provide partial support for the benefit of acute aerobic exercise on cognitive flexibility...
  8. ncbi request reprint Group physical activity for demented older adults feasibility and effectiveness
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Clin Rehabil 21:977-86. 2007
    ..1) To examine the feasibility of group physical activity in a day-care routine. (2) To assess the impact of this programme on functional fitness...
  9. ncbi request reprint Adherence to physical activity recommendations in older adults: an Israeli national survey
    Yael Netz
    Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    J Aging Phys Act 19:30-47. 2011
    ..The trend of extended life expectancy along with a sedentary lifestyle is typical in Western cultures...
  10. doi request reprint Prediction of standing height among Israeli older adults: results from a national survey
    Ayelet Dunsky
    Zinman College for Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Netanya, Israel
    Ann Hum Biol 39:499-504. 2012
    ..Aim: This study attempted to develop representative equations to predict standing height based on KH, UL and waist circumference (WC) for older adult Israeli women and men...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fitness's moderation of the facilitative effect of acute exercise on cognitive flexibility in older women
    Yael Netz
    Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    J Aging Phys Act 17:154-66. 2009
    ..622, p < .01). No such differences were observed in the young group. Further studies are needed to examine the duration of this effect, as well as the role of physical fitness as a moderator of it...
  12. ncbi request reprint Age, gender, and level of activity as moderators of personal incentives to physical activity in Israel
    Shulamith Raviv
    Graduate School, Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    J Psychol 141:241-61. 2007
    ..The findings are relevant for planning activities intended to encourage adults to engage in more physical activity...
  13. doi request reprint Arm-curl field test for older women: is it a measure of arm strength?
    Ayelet Dunsky
    Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    J Strength Cond Res 25:193-7. 2011
    ..Coaches must be aware of the fact that the repetitive arm-curl exercise contains a significant aerobic component and thus may contribute to aerobic fitness and arm muscle endurance but not necessarily to arm strength...
  14. ncbi request reprint Translating a single-word items scale with multiple subcomponents--A Hebrew translation of the Profile of Mood States
    Yael Netz
    School of Physical Education, The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute 42902, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 42:263-70. 2005
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the translation adequacy of a Hebrew version of the POMS, and to report the decision-making process of overcoming methodological flaws...
  15. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and sport in advanced age: is it risky? a summary of data from articles published between 2000-2009
    Ayelet Dunsky
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Curr Aging Sci 5:66-71. 2012
    ..The benefits of physical activity in old age are well documented. However, studies have shown that older adults are insufficiently active. One of the reported barriers to physical activity is fear of injuries...
  16. ncbi request reprint Age differences in motivational orientation toward physical activity: an application of social-cognitive theory
    Yael Netz
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, School of Physical Education, Zinman College of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    J Psychol 138:35-48. 2004
    ..The implications are that interventions aimed at increasing participation in physical activity should take into consideration differences in incentives...
  17. ncbi request reprint Exercise, fitness, and subjective measures related to fitness of physical education and other teachers
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Percept Mot Skills 94:1091-100. 2002
    ..Further exploration was recommended for the influence of early experiences with physical activity on later participation and the relations of physical activity, fitness, and subjective measures of well-being...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mood alterations in mindful versus aerobic exercise modes
    Yael Netz
    School of Physical Education, The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    J Psychol 137:405-19. 2003
    ..The authors suggest that more studies assessing the mood-enhancing benefits of mindful activities such as Feldenkrais and yoga are needed...