Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa

Summary

Affiliation: King Saud University
Country: Saudi Arabia

Publications

  1. pmc A cross-cultural comparison of health behaviors between Saudi and British adolescents living in urban areas: gender by country analyses
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Pediatric Exercise Physiology Research Laboratory, College of Education, King Saud University, P O Box 2458, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:6701-20. 2013
  2. pmc Lifestyle factors associated with overweight and obesity among Saudi adolescents
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    College of Education, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Public Health 12:354. 2012
  3. pmc Physical activity, sedentary behaviors and dietary habits among Saudi adolescents relative to age, gender and region
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Department of PE and Movement Sciences, College of Education, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:140. 2011
  4. pmc Convergent validity of the Arab Teens Lifestyle Study (ATLS) physical activity questionnaire
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Department of Physical Education and Movement Sciences, College of Education, King Saud University, P O Box 2458, Riyadh, 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3810-20. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Rising trends in BMI of Saudi adolescents: evidence from three national cross sectional studies
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Director, Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, PO Box 9792, Riyadh, 11423, Saudi Arabia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:462-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Health-enhancing physical activity among Saudi adults using the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ)
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, PO Box 9792, Riyadh 11423, Saudi Arabia
    Public Health Nutr 10:59-64. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Pedometer-determined physical activity among obese and non-obese 8- to 12-year-old Saudi schoolboys
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, Riyadh, 11423, Saudi Arabia
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:459-65. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and trends in obesity among school boys in Central Saudi Arabia between 1988 and 2005
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 28:1569-74. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint School backpack. How much load do Saudi school boys carry on their shoulders?
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, PO Box 9792, Riyadh 11423, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 27:1567-71. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Adiposity and physical activity levels among preschool children in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, PO Box 9792, Riyadh 11423, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 28:766-73. 2007

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc A cross-cultural comparison of health behaviors between Saudi and British adolescents living in urban areas: gender by country analyses
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Pediatric Exercise Physiology Research Laboratory, College of Education, King Saud University, P O Box 2458, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:6701-20. 2013
    ..Unhealthy lifestyle behaviors among adolescents appear to be a cross-cultural phenomenon. ..
  2. pmc Lifestyle factors associated with overweight and obesity among Saudi adolescents
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    College of Education, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Public Health 12:354. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Physical activity, sedentary behaviors and dietary habits among Saudi adolescents relative to age, gender and region
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Department of PE and Movement Sciences, College of Education, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:140. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Convergent validity of the Arab Teens Lifestyle Study (ATLS) physical activity questionnaire
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Department of Physical Education and Movement Sciences, College of Education, King Saud University, P O Box 2458, Riyadh, 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3810-20. 2011
    ..Active participants, based on pedometer assessment, were also most active by the questionnaire. It appears that ATLS questionnaire is a valid instrument for assessing habitual physical activity among Arab adolescents...
  5. ncbi request reprint Rising trends in BMI of Saudi adolescents: evidence from three national cross sectional studies
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Director, Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, PO Box 9792, Riyadh, 11423, Saudi Arabia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:462-6. 2007
    ..To examine the trends in body mass index (BMI) of Saudi male adolescents between 1988 and 1996...
  6. ncbi request reprint Health-enhancing physical activity among Saudi adults using the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ)
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, PO Box 9792, Riyadh 11423, Saudi Arabia
    Public Health Nutr 10:59-64. 2007
    ..To describe the physical activity profile of Saudi adults living in Riyadh, using the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) short-version telephone format...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pedometer-determined physical activity among obese and non-obese 8- to 12-year-old Saudi schoolboys
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, Riyadh, 11423, Saudi Arabia
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:459-65. 2007
    ..Obese boys, on the other hand, were significantly less active than non-obese boys. Increased prevalence of obesity and physical inactivity among Saudi children is a major public health concern...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and trends in obesity among school boys in Central Saudi Arabia between 1988 and 2005
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 28:1569-74. 2007
    ..To determine the trends in body fatness and obesity among Saudi primary schoolboys using the data from 2 cross-sectional studies conducted in 1988 and 2005...
  9. ncbi request reprint School backpack. How much load do Saudi school boys carry on their shoulders?
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, PO Box 9792, Riyadh 11423, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 27:1567-71. 2006
    ..To investigate the percentage of body weight represented by school backpacks, to determine the dimensions of school packs, and to identify the methods of carrying book bags by elementary school boys...
  10. ncbi request reprint Adiposity and physical activity levels among preschool children in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, PO Box 9792, Riyadh 11423, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 28:766-73. 2007
    ..To assess the levels of adiposity and physical activity among Saudi preschool children from Jeddah...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary exercise testing. An underutilized diagnostic tool in Saudi Arabia
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 25:1453-8. 2004
    ..To assess the use of cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) in major hospitals and medical centers throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and to seek information on the way CPET is conducted...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, fitness and fatness among Saudi children and adolescents: implications for cardiovascular health
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, King Saud University, PO Box 9792, Riyadh 11423, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 23:144-50. 2002
    ..Based on the available evidences, promotion of physical activity among Saudi children and adolescents appears warranted and national policy encouraging active living is also needed...
  13. pmc Arab Teens Lifestyle Study (ATLS): objectives, design, methodology and implications
    Hazzaa M Al-Hazzaa
    Exercise Physiology Laboratory, Department of Physical Education and Movement Sciences, College of Education, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 4:417-26. 2011
    ..This paper reports on the objectives, design, methodology, and implications of the ATLS...