R Jago

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-curricular approaches for increasing physical activity in youth: a review
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 39:157-63. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Decision boundaries and receiver operating characteristic curves: new methods for determining accelerometer cutpoints
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Exercise and Sport, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Sports Sci 25:937-44. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Observed, GIS, and self-reported environmental features and adolescent physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, United Kingdom
    Am J Health Promot 20:422-8. 2006
  4. pmc Prevalence of abnormal lipid and blood pressure values among an ethnically diverse population of eighth-grade adolescents and screening implications
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 117:2065-73. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Fit for Life Boy Scout badge: outcome evaluation of a troop and Internet intervention
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Prev Med 42:181-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of 4 weeks of Pilates on the body composition of young girls
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Prev Med 42:177-80. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Observed environmental features and the physical activity of adolescent males
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:98-104. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Adolescent patterns of physical activity differences by gender, day, and time of day
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:447-52. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint BMI from 3-6 y of age is predicted by TV viewing and physical activity, not diet
    R Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:557-64. 2005
  10. pmc Fatness, fitness, and cardiometabolic risk factors among sixth-grade youth
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, England, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1502-10. 2010

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-curricular approaches for increasing physical activity in youth: a review
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 39:157-63. 2004
    ..To prevent obesity, the physical activity of youth should be increased. Since time for school physical education has declined and curricular interventions have had limited effects, alternative non-curriculum approaches need to be tested...
  2. ncbi request reprint Decision boundaries and receiver operating characteristic curves: new methods for determining accelerometer cutpoints
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Exercise and Sport, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Sports Sci 25:937-44. 2007
    ..Applying these methods to accelerometer data collected in specific populations will improve the precision with which accelerometer thresholds can be identified...
  3. ncbi request reprint Observed, GIS, and self-reported environmental features and adolescent physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, United Kingdom
    Am J Health Promot 20:422-8. 2006
    ..Examine associations among observed, self-reported, and Geographical Information Systems (GIS) environmental features and physical activity among adolescent males...
  4. pmc Prevalence of abnormal lipid and blood pressure values among an ethnically diverse population of eighth-grade adolescents and screening implications
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 117:2065-73. 2006
    ..Our goal was to report the prevalence of elevated blood pressure and lipid levels among eighth-grade adolescents from 3 US locations and differences by gender, ethnicity, and overweight percentile group...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fit for Life Boy Scout badge: outcome evaluation of a troop and Internet intervention
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Prev Med 42:181-7. 2006
    ..This study reports the results of a 9-week intervention on the physical activity levels of adolescent males...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of 4 weeks of Pilates on the body composition of young girls
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Prev Med 42:177-80. 2006
    ..There is a need to find ways to increase the physical activity levels and improve the body composition and blood pressure of girls...
  7. ncbi request reprint Observed environmental features and the physical activity of adolescent males
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:98-104. 2005
    ..It has recently been reported that adult physical activity was associated with environmental features. The aim of this study was to determine whether environmental features were associated with physical activity among male adolescents...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adolescent patterns of physical activity differences by gender, day, and time of day
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:447-52. 2005
    ..More information about the physical activity of adolescents is needed. This study used objective measurement to investigate differences in activity patterns related to gender, body mass index (BMI), day, and time of day...
  9. ncbi request reprint BMI from 3-6 y of age is predicted by TV viewing and physical activity, not diet
    R Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:557-64. 2005
    ..To investigate whether, diet, physical activity, sedentary behavior or television (TV) viewing predicted body mass index (BMI) among 3-7-y-old children...
  10. pmc Fatness, fitness, and cardiometabolic risk factors among sixth-grade youth
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, England, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1502-10. 2010
    ..Examine whether cardiometabolic risk factors are predicted by fitness or fatness among adolescents...
  11. pmc HEALTHY intervention: fitness, physical activity, and metabolic syndrome results
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1513-22. 2011
    ..This study aimed to assess the effect of the HEALTHY intervention on the metabolic syndrome (Met-S), fitness, and physical activity levels of US middle-school students...
  12. pmc Longitudinal associations between BMI, waist circumference, and cardiometabolic risk in US youth: monitoring implications
    R Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E271-9. 2013
    ..We also sought to examine any differences by gender or baseline body mass status...
  13. pmc Obesogenic diet and physical activity: independent or associated behaviours in adolescents?
    R Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Public Health Nutr 13:673-81. 2010
    ..The present study examines associations between physical activity and obesogenic dietary behaviours in a large UK adolescent cohort...
  14. doi request reprint Developing parent involvement in a school-based child obesity prevention intervention: a qualitative study and process evaluation
    R R Kipping
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 34:236-44. 2012
    ..Little is known about the effectiveness of parent involvement in school-based obesity prevention interventions...
  15. doi request reprint Physically active families - de-bunking the myth? A qualitative study of family participation in physical activity
    Janice L Thompson
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 36:265-74. 2010
    ..This study examined the types of activities (physical and sedentary) engaged in as a family and explored parents' perceptions of the importance, frequency, nature and barriers to family physical activity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and demographic predictors of fruit, juice and vegetable consumption among 11-14-year-old Boy Scouts
    M Shayne Gallaway
    Houston Health Science Center, School of Public Health, The University of Texas at Houston, 1200 Hermann Pressler Drive, Suite E 627, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:1508-14. 2007
    ..Psychosocial and demographic correlates of fruit, juice and vegetable (FJV) consumption were investigated to guide how to increase FJV intake...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable availability: a micro environmental mediating variable?
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Public Health Nutr 10:681-9. 2007
    ..To examine the association between fruit and vegetable (F&V) availability and consumption, the possible influences on this association, research gaps, and implications for developing strategies to increase F&V consumption...
  18. ncbi request reprint Covariability in diet and physical activity in African-American girls
    Deborah Thompson
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obes Res 12:46S-54S. 2004
    ..Our goal was to examine 12-week covariability in diet and physical activity changes among 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls and if these changes predicted percent change in BMI...
  19. ncbi request reprint Relationship between physical activity and diet among African-American girls
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Obes Res 12:55S-63S. 2004
    ..To examine the cross-sectional relationships between physical activity and dietary behaviors among 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls...
  20. ncbi request reprint Relationships between maternal and child cardiovascular risk factors: ethnic differences and lack of influence of physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:1125-31. 2004
    ..To obtain information about the relationship between cardiovascular and diabetic risk factors of mothers and their children and to determine whether these relationships differ by physical activity or ethnicity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and health enhancing dietary behaviors in young adults: Bogalusa Heart Study
    Russell Jago
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 41:194-202. 2005
    ..Obesity results from energy imbalance. This study used data from the Bogalusa Heart Study to examine relationships between the dietary and physical activity behaviors of young adults...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pedometer reliability, validity and daily activity targets among 10- to 15-year-old boys
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Sports Sci 24:241-51. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the pedometers provided an accurate assessment of adolescent physical activity, and a conservative estimate of 8000 pedometer counts in 60 min is equivalent to 60 min of moderate to vigorous physical activity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Social desirability is associated with some physical activity, psychosocial variables and sedentary behavior but not self-reported physical activity among adolescent males
    Russell Jago
    1Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Health Educ Res 22:438-49. 2007
    ..158) with self-reported sedentary behavior. Differences in the strength of relationships between self-reported and objectively measured physical activity and psychosocial variables were not a function of social desirability...
  24. doi request reprint Obesity in children. Part 2: Prevention and management
    Ruth R Kipping
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol
    BMJ 337:a1848. 2008
  25. doi request reprint Obesity in children. Part 1: Epidemiology, measurement, risk factors, and screening
    Ruth R Kipping
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PS
    BMJ 337:a1824. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Innovative application of a multidimensional item response model in assessing the influence of social desirability on the pseudo-relationship between self-efficacy and behavior
    Kathy Watson
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:i85-97. 2006
    ..However, as shown in the observed sample, more research is needed to understand the influence of SocD on the relationship between self-efficacy and behaviors for different populations and for different degrees of SocD response bias...