S Kriemler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Basel
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of supervised training on FEV1 in cystic fibrosis: a randomised controlled trial
    Susi Kriemler
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel, Switzerland Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Cyst Fibros 12:714-20. 2013
  2. pmc Differences in weight status and energy-balance related behaviors among schoolchildren in German-speaking Switzerland compared to seven countries in Europe
    Michael Herzig
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:139. 2012
  3. doi request reprint [Physical activity and obesity in school-age]
    S Kriemler
    Schweizerisches Tropen und Public Health Institut, Universitat Basel
    Ther Umsch 69:483-90. 2012
  4. pmc Weight status and gender-related differences in motor skills and in child care - based physical activity in young children
    Antoine Bonvin
    Institute of Sport Sciences, University of Lausanne, Bâtiments administratifs de Vidy, Route de Chavannes 33, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    BMC Pediatr 12:23. 2012
  5. pmc Validation of activity questionnaires in patients with cystic fibrosis by accelerometry and cycle ergometry
    Katharina C Ruf
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Wuerzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 2, Wurzburg, Germany
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:43. 2012
  6. pmc Prevention through Activity in Kindergarten Trial (PAKT): a cluster randomised controlled trial to assess the effects of an activity intervention in preschool children
    Kristina Roth
    University Children s Hospital, Julius Maximilians University Wuerzburg, Josef Schneider Str, 2, 97080 Wuerzburg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 10:410. 2010
  7. pmc Socio-cultural determinants of adiposity and physical activity in preschool children: a cross-sectional study
    Flavia Bürgi
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 10:733. 2010
  8. pmc A school-based physical activity program to improve health and fitness in children aged 6-13 years ("Kinder-Sportstudie KISS"): study design of a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN15360785]
    Lukas Zahner
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Brüglingen 33, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 6:147. 2006
  9. pmc Influence of a lifestyle intervention in preschool children on physiological and psychological parameters (Ballabeina): study design of a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 9:94. 2009
  10. pmc Relationship of aerobic fitness and motor skills with memory and attention in preschoolers (Ballabeina): a cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Birsstrasse 320B, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Pediatr 11:34. 2011

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Effect of supervised training on FEV1 in cystic fibrosis: a randomised controlled trial
    Susi Kriemler
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel, Switzerland Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Cyst Fibros 12:714-20. 2013
    ..Long-term exercise interventions have been shown to improve vital capacity in cystic fibrosis (CF). Yet, no data are available indicating positive effects of long-term exercise training on FEV1...
  2. pmc Differences in weight status and energy-balance related behaviors among schoolchildren in German-speaking Switzerland compared to seven countries in Europe
    Michael Herzig
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:139. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint [Physical activity and obesity in school-age]
    S Kriemler
    Schweizerisches Tropen und Public Health Institut, Universitat Basel
    Ther Umsch 69:483-90. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Weight status and gender-related differences in motor skills and in child care - based physical activity in young children
    Antoine Bonvin
    Institute of Sport Sciences, University of Lausanne, Bâtiments administratifs de Vidy, Route de Chavannes 33, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    BMC Pediatr 12:23. 2012
    ..However, there is a lack of data in young children. We tested if differences in motor skills and in physical activity according to weight or gender were already present in 2- to 4-year-old children...
  5. pmc Validation of activity questionnaires in patients with cystic fibrosis by accelerometry and cycle ergometry
    Katharina C Ruf
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Wuerzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 2, Wurzburg, Germany
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:43. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to validate physical activity questionnaires for cystic fibrosis (CF) against accelerometry and cycle ergometry...
  6. pmc Prevention through Activity in Kindergarten Trial (PAKT): a cluster randomised controlled trial to assess the effects of an activity intervention in preschool children
    Kristina Roth
    University Children s Hospital, Julius Maximilians University Wuerzburg, Josef Schneider Str, 2, 97080 Wuerzburg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 10:410. 2010
    ..However, few intervention studies exist in preschool children focussing on an increase in physical activity and motor skills. Proof of positive effects is available but not consistent...
  7. pmc Socio-cultural determinants of adiposity and physical activity in preschool children: a cross-sectional study
    Flavia Bürgi
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 10:733. 2010
    ..The purpose of the study was to compare the impact of distinct socio-cultural determinants such as the regional environment and selected parental characteristics on adiposity, PA and motor skills in preschool children...
  8. pmc A school-based physical activity program to improve health and fitness in children aged 6-13 years ("Kinder-Sportstudie KISS"): study design of a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN15360785]
    Lukas Zahner
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Brüglingen 33, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 6:147. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to outline the design of a school-based randomized, controlled trial (RCT) aiming to increase overall PA and to improve fitness and health in 6- to 13-year-old children...
  9. pmc Influence of a lifestyle intervention in preschool children on physiological and psychological parameters (Ballabeina): study design of a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 9:94. 2009
    ..In general, the overall effectiveness of school-based programs on health-related outcomes has been disappointing. A special gap exists for younger children and in high risk groups...
  10. pmc Relationship of aerobic fitness and motor skills with memory and attention in preschoolers (Ballabeina): a cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Birsstrasse 320B, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Pediatr 11:34. 2011
    ..As the literature in young children is scarce, we examined the cross-sectional and longitudinal relationship of aerobic fitness and motor skills with spatial working memory and attention in preschool children...
  11. doi request reprint Estimation of percentage body fat in 6- to 13-year-old children by skinfold thickness, body mass index and waist circumference
    Susi Kriemler
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine at Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Br J Nutr 104:1565-72. 2010
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  12. pmc Effect of school based physical activity programme (KISS) on fitness and adiposity in primary schoolchildren: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Susi Kriemler
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    BMJ 340:c785. 2010
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a school based physical activity programme during one school year on physical and psychological health in young schoolchildren...
  13. doi request reprint Cross-validation of bioelectrical impedance analysis for the assessment of body composition in a representative sample of 6- to 13-year-old children
    S Kriemler
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:619-26. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Higher pulmonary artery pressure in children than in adults upon fast ascent to high altitude
    S Kriemler
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Brüglingen 33, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 32:664-9. 2008
    ..Pre-pubertal children transiently develop greater pulmonary hypertension than their fathers when exposed to high altitude. The individual response of pulmonary pressure to high altitude seems to be at least partly hereditary...
  15. pmc Effect of school-based interventions on physical activity and fitness in children and adolescents: a review of reviews and systematic update
    S Kriemler
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel, Socinstr 59, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 45:923-30. 2011
    ..School-based interventions are thought to be the most universally applicable and effective way to counteract low physical activity (PA) and fitness although there is controversy about the optimal strategy to intervene...
  16. doi request reprint Weight-bearing bones are more sensitive to physical exercise in boys than in girls during pre- and early puberty: a cross-sectional study
    S Kriemler
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Osteoporos Int 19:1749-58. 2008
    ..There was significant sensitivity of bone mineral content of the hip to physical exercise in boys, but not in girls...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of a lifestyle intervention on adiposity and fitness in overweight or low fit preschoolers (Ballabeina)
    I Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E287-93. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Relationship of physical activity with motor skills, aerobic fitness and body fat in preschool children: a cross-sectional and longitudinal study (Ballabeina)
    F Bürgi
    Institute of Exercise and Health Science, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:937-44. 2011
    ..Adiposity, low aerobic fitness and low levels of activity are all associated with clustered cardiovascular disease risk in children and their high prevalence represents a major public health concern...
  19. doi request reprint Reduced cardiorespiratory fitness, low physical activity and an urban environment are independently associated with increased cardiovascular risk in children
    S Kriemler
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Diabetologia 51:1408-15. 2008
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Physical activity, bodyweight, health and fear of negative evaluation in primary school children
    T Hartmann
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Brüglingen Basel, Switzerland
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:e27-34. 2010
    ..05) indicating that enhanced weight may be a risk factor for FNE. In conclusion, the associations among high FNE, low PA and increased BMI should be considered when promoting an active lifestyle in children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Contribution of physical education to overall physical activity
    U Meyer
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:600-6. 2013
    ..1 ± 29.0 min of MVPADAY; P ≤ 0.001; 13.7 ± 28.0 min for overweight children). Although MVPAPE was low, PE played a considerable role in providing PA and was not compensated by reducing extracurricular MVPA...