Marlene N Silva

Summary

Affiliation: Technical University of Lisbon
Country: Portugal

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Physical activity in diabetes: na impossible mission or a motivational question?]
    Marlene N Silva
    Laboratório de Exercício e Saúde, Departamento de Desporto e Saúde, Faculdade de Motricidade Humana, Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 32:35-43. 2013
  2. pmc A randomized controlled trial to evaluate self-determination theory for exercise adherence and weight control: rationale and intervention description
    Marlene N Silva
    Department of Exercise and Health, Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
    BMC Public Health 8:234. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Using self-determination theory to promote physical activity and weight control: a randomized controlled trial in women
    Marlene N Silva
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Estrada da Costa, Cruz Quebrada, 1495 688, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Behav Med 33:110-22. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Physical activity predicts changes in body image during obesity treatment in women
    Eliana V Carraça
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1604-12. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The effect of physical activity on weight loss is mediated by eating self-regulation
    Ana M Andrade
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
    Patient Educ Couns 79:320-6. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Change in body image and psychological well-being during behavioral obesity treatment: Associations with weight loss and maintenance
    António L Palmeira
    University Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias, Lisbon, Portugal
    Body Image 7:187-93. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Exercise autonomous motivation predicts 3-yr weight loss in women
    Marlene N Silva
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:728-37. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Mediators of weight loss and weight loss maintenance in middle-aged women
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Department of Exercise and Health, Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:725-35. 2010
  9. pmc Body image change and improved eating self-regulation in a weight management intervention in women
    Eliana V Carraça
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Estrada da Costa, 1495 688 Cruz Quebrada, Portugal
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:75. 2011
  10. pmc Motivation, self-determination, and long-term weight control
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:22. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint [Physical activity in diabetes: na impossible mission or a motivational question?]
    Marlene N Silva
    Laboratório de Exercício e Saúde, Departamento de Desporto e Saúde, Faculdade de Motricidade Humana, Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 32:35-43. 2013
    ..and straightforward principles can be incorporated into existing approaches currently used by professionals who desire to improve their effectiveness, enhancing positive outcomes in terms of exercise adoption, adherence, and well-being;..
  2. pmc A randomized controlled trial to evaluate self-determination theory for exercise adherence and weight control: rationale and intervention description
    Marlene N Silva
    Department of Exercise and Health, Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
    BMC Public Health 8:234. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Using self-determination theory to promote physical activity and weight control: a randomized controlled trial in women
    Marlene N Silva
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Estrada da Costa, Cruz Quebrada, 1495 688, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Behav Med 33:110-22. 2010
    ..Findings are fully consistent with previous studies conducted within this theoretical framework in other areas of health behavior change...
  4. doi request reprint Physical activity predicts changes in body image during obesity treatment in women
    Eliana V Carraça
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1604-12. 2012
    ..This study examined effects of a behavioral weight management intervention on body image (evaluative and investment dimensions) and explored the potential mediating role of structured and lifestyle physical activity (PA)...
  5. doi request reprint The effect of physical activity on weight loss is mediated by eating self-regulation
    Ana M Andrade
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
    Patient Educ Couns 79:320-6. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Change in body image and psychological well-being during behavioral obesity treatment: Associations with weight loss and maintenance
    António L Palmeira
    University Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias, Lisbon, Portugal
    Body Image 7:187-93. 2010
    ..028). We conclude that, along with weight changes, cognitive and affect-related processes influenced during obesity treatment may be related long-term success, in some cases independently of initial weight loss...
  7. doi request reprint Exercise autonomous motivation predicts 3-yr weight loss in women
    Marlene N Silva
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:728-37. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Mediators of weight loss and weight loss maintenance in middle-aged women
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Department of Exercise and Health, Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:725-35. 2010
    ..For long-term success, interventions must also be effective in promoting exercise intrinsic motivation and self-efficacy...
  9. pmc Body image change and improved eating self-regulation in a weight management intervention in women
    Eliana V Carraça
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Estrada da Costa, 1495 688 Cruz Quebrada, Portugal
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:75. 2011
    ..This study examined one potential mechanism by testing a model in which improved body image mediated the effects of obesity treatment on eating self-regulation. Further, this study explored the role of different body image components...
  10. pmc Motivation, self-determination, and long-term weight control
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:22. 2012
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Usefulness of standard BMI cut-offs for quality of life and psychological well-being in women
    Paulo N Vieira
    Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Human Performance, Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Obes Facts 5:795-805. 2012
    ..We examined BMI-based obesity categories and risk for poor health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and psychological well-being (PWB)...
  12. pmc Exercise, physical activity, and self-determination theory: a systematic review
    Pedro J Teixeira
    Technical University of Lisbon, Estrada da Costa, 1495 688, Cruz Quebrada, Portugal
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:78. 2012
    ..Aiming at a more comprehensive review of empirical data, this article examines the empirical literature on the relations between key SDT-based constructs and exercise and physical activity behavioral outcomes...
  13. pmc Predictors of Psychological Well-Being during Behavioral Obesity Treatment in Women
    Paulo N Vieira
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Estrada da Costa, 1495 688 Cruz Quebrada, Portugal
    J Obes 2011:936153. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Motivational "spill-over" during weight control: increased self-determination and exercise intrinsic motivation predict eating self-regulation
    Jutta Mata
    Department of Exercise and Health, Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Cruz Quebrada, Portugal
    Health Psychol 28:709-16. 2009
    ..The authors further investigated whether general, treatment-related, and exercise motivation underlie the relation between increased exercise and improved eating regulation...
  15. pmc Reciprocal effects among changes in weight, body image, and other psychological factors during behavioral obesity treatment: a mediation analysis
    António L Palmeira
    Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Estrada da Costa, 1495 688, Cruz Quebrada, Portugal
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:9. 2009
    ..abstract:..