Marijke Jm Chin A Paw

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Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi Physical activity questionnaires for youth: a systematic review of measurement properties
    Mai J M Chinapaw
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sports Med 40:539-63. 2010
  2. pmc Motivational interviewing and problem solving treatment to reduce type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk in real life: a randomized controlled trial
    Jeroen Lakerveld
    Department of General Practice and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:47. 2013
  3. pmc Direct and indirect associations between the family physical activity environment and sports participation among 10-12 year-old European children: testing the EnRG framework in the ENERGY project
    Anna F Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research C PAN, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:15. 2013
  4. pmc Mediators of the effect of the JUMP-in intervention on physical activity and sedentary behavior in Dutch primary schoolchildren from disadvantaged neighborhoods
    Maartje M van Stralen
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research and the Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:131. 2012
  5. pmc Test-retest reliability and construct validity of the ENERGY-parent questionnaire on parenting practices, energy balance-related behaviours and their potential behavioural determinants: the ENERGY-project
    Amika S Singh
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Res Notes 5:434. 2012
  6. pmc Study protocol: the relation of birth weight and infant growth trajectories with physical fitness, physical activity and sedentary behavior at 8-9 years of age - the ABCD study
    Arend W van Deutekom
    Department of Pediatrics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 13:102. 2013
  7. pmc Physical and psychosocial benefits of yoga in cancer patients and survivors, a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Laurien M Buffart
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 12:559. 2012
  8. pmc Do major life events influence physical activity among older adults: the Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam
    Margot A Koeneman
    Research Center for Physical Activity, Work and Health, TNO VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:147. 2012
  9. pmc Levels of physical activity and sedentary time among 10- to 12-year-old boys and girls across 5 European countries using accelerometers: an observational study within the ENERGY-project
    Maite Verloigne
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:34. 2012
  10. pmc Direction of the association between body fatness and self-reported screen time in Dutch adolescents
    Teatske M Altenburg
    VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:4. 2012

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  1. doi Physical activity questionnaires for youth: a systematic review of measurement properties
    Mai J M Chinapaw
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sports Med 40:539-63. 2010
    ..Considerably more high-quality research is required to examine the validity and reliability of promising PA questionnaires for youth...
  2. pmc Motivational interviewing and problem solving treatment to reduce type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk in real life: a randomized controlled trial
    Jeroen Lakerveld
    Department of General Practice and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:47. 2013
    ..In the Hoorn Prevention Study we aimed to assess the effectiveness of a primary care based lifestyle intervention to reduce the estimated risk of developing T2DM and for CVD mortality, and to motivate changes in lifestyle behaviors...
  3. pmc Direct and indirect associations between the family physical activity environment and sports participation among 10-12 year-old European children: testing the EnRG framework in the ENERGY project
    Anna F Timperio
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research C PAN, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:15. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether attitude, perceived behavioural control, health belief and enjoyment mediate associations between the family environment and 10-12 year-old children's sports participation...
  4. pmc Mediators of the effect of the JUMP-in intervention on physical activity and sedentary behavior in Dutch primary schoolchildren from disadvantaged neighborhoods
    Maartje M van Stralen
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research and the Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:131. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Test-retest reliability and construct validity of the ENERGY-parent questionnaire on parenting practices, energy balance-related behaviours and their potential behavioural determinants: the ENERGY-project
    Amika S Singh
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Res Notes 5:434. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Study protocol: the relation of birth weight and infant growth trajectories with physical fitness, physical activity and sedentary behavior at 8-9 years of age - the ABCD study
    Arend W van Deutekom
    Department of Pediatrics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 13:102. 2013
    ..This article describes the study protocol for this study...
  7. pmc Physical and psychosocial benefits of yoga in cancer patients and survivors, a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Laurien M Buffart
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 12:559. 2012
    ..This study aimed to systematically review the evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) and to conduct a meta-analysis of the effects of yoga on physical and psychosocial outcomes in cancer patients and survivors...
  8. pmc Do major life events influence physical activity among older adults: the Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam
    Margot A Koeneman
    Research Center for Physical Activity, Work and Health, TNO VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:147. 2012
    ..This study focused on two major life events, widowhood and retirement, and asked whether these major life events were associated with moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPA) and sports participation...
  9. pmc Levels of physical activity and sedentary time among 10- to 12-year-old boys and girls across 5 European countries using accelerometers: an observational study within the ENERGY-project
    Maite Verloigne
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:34. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Direction of the association between body fatness and self-reported screen time in Dutch adolescents
    Teatske M Altenburg
    VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:4. 2012
    ..However, it is unclear whether overweight predicts or is predicted by excessive amounts of screen time. The aim of this study was to examine the direction of the association between screen time and body fatness in Dutch adolescents...
  11. pmc Determinants of physical activity and exercise in healthy older adults: a systematic review
    Margot A Koeneman
    TNO VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:142. 2011
    ..Our aim was to systematically review determinants of physical activity and exercise participation among healthy older adults, considering the methodological quality of the included studies...
  12. pmc The neighborhood social environment and body mass index among youth: a mediation analysis
    Jenny Veitch
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, 3125, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:31. 2012
    ....
  13. pmc Test-retest reliability and construct validity of the ENERGY-child questionnaire on energy balance-related behaviours and their potential determinants: the ENERGY-project
    Amika S Singh
    VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Dpt, of Public and Occupational Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:136. 2011
    ..Therefore, reliable and valid tools to measure these variables in large-scale population research are needed...
  14. pmc Study design of 'FRIENDS for Life': process and effect evaluation of an indicated school-based prevention programme for childhood anxiety and depression
    Mia P Kösters
    Department of Epidemiology, Documentation and Health Promotion, Public Health Service of Amsterdam, P, O, Box 2200, 1000 CE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:86. 2012
    ..The aim of the study is to evaluate the effectiveness of 'FRIENDS for Life' as an indicated school-based prevention programme for children with early or mild signs of anxiety or depression...
  15. pmc Objective and self-rated sedentary time and indicators of metabolic health in Dutch and Hungarian 10-12 year olds: the ENERGY-Project
    Mai J M Chinapaw
    Department of Public and Occupational Health and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e36657. 2012
    ..Therefore, we examined the independent relationship between objectively assessed and self-rated sedentary time and indicators of metabolic health in Dutch and Hungarian 10-12 year olds...
  16. pmc Alpe d'HuZes cancer rehabilitation (A-CaRe) research: four randomized controlled exercise trials and economic evaluations in cancer patients and survivors
    Mai J M Chinapaw
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Med 19:143-56. 2012
    ..However, many previous studies had methodological weaknesses related to trial design, sample size, comparison group, outcome measures, short follow-up durations and programme content...
  17. pmc The effect of walking and vitamin B supplementation on quality of life in community-dwelling adults with mild cognitive impairment: a randomized, controlled trial
    Jannique G Z van Uffelen
    Research Center Physical Activity, Work and Health, TNO VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 16:1137-46. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of walking and vitamin B supplementation on quality-of-life (QoL) in community-dwelling adults with mild cognitive impairment...
  18. pmc Feasibility and effectiveness of online physical activity advice based on a personal activity monitor: randomized controlled trial
    Sander M Slootmaker
    EMGO Institute, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Research Center Physical Activity, TNO VU University Medical Center, Work and Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 11:e27. 2009
    ..Providing insight into their actual physical activity (PA) levels may raise awareness and could, in combination with tailored PA advice, stimulate a physically active lifestyle...
  19. pmc Adolescent predictors of objectively measured physical activity and sedentary behaviour at age 42: the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study (AGAHLS)
    Léonie Uijtdewilligen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:107. 2011
    ..This study investigated the associations of physical characteristics and personality in adolescence with physical activity and sedentary behaviour in adulthood...
  20. pmc Ethnic differences in BMI among Dutch adolescents: what is the role of screen-viewing, active commuting to school, and consumption of soft drinks and high-caloric snacks?
    Amika S Singh
    VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:23. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  21. pmc A cluster-randomized controlled trial to reduce sedentary behavior and promote physical activity and health of 8-9 year olds: the Transform-Us! study
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioral Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:759. 2011
    ....
  22. pmc Study protocol of physical activity and sedentary behaviour measurement among schoolchildren by accelerometry--cross-sectional survey as part of the ENERGY-project
    Mine Yildirim
    Department of Public and Occupational Health and The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:182. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the best evidence for the decisions on data collection and data processing with accelerometers among children resulting in a standardized protocol for use in the participating countries...
  23. pmc EuropeaN Energy balance Research to prevent excessive weight Gain among Youth (ENERGY) project: Design and methodology of the ENERGY cross-sectional survey
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:65. 2011
    ..This paper describes the design, methodology and protocol of the survey...
  24. pmc Evidence-based development of school-based and family-involved prevention of overweight across Europe: the ENERGY-project's design and conceptual framework
    Johannes Brug
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:276. 2010
    ..Schools are an important setting for health promotion in this age group, but school-based interventions mostly fail to target and involve the family environment...
  25. pmc The effects of a controlled worksite environmental intervention on determinants of dietary behavior and self-reported fruit, vegetable and fat intake
    Luuk H Engbers
    Department of Public and Occupational Health and EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:253. 2006
    ..The worksite seems an ideal intervention setting to influence dietary behavior. The purpose of this study is to present the effects of a worksite environmental intervention on fruit, vegetable and fat intake and determinants of behavior...
  26. pmc Go4it; study design of a randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation of a multidisciplinary group intervention for obese adolescents for prevention of diabetes mellitus type 2
    Geesje H Hofsteenge
    Dept, of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:410. 2008
    ..Therefore, it is very important that programs aiming at the prevention of type 2 diabetes of obese adolescents are developed and evaluated...
  27. pmc Design of the Dutch Obesity Intervention in Teenagers (NRG-DOiT): systematic development, implementation and evaluation of a school-based intervention aimed at the prevention of excessive weight gain in adolescents
    Amika S Singh
    EMGO Institute and Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:304. 2006
    ..To be able to learn from successes and failures of such interventions, integral written and published reports are needed...
  28. pmc Promoting physical activity using an activity monitor and a tailored web-based advice: design of a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN93896459]
    Sander M Slootmaker
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Department of Occupational and Public Health, Research Centre Physical Activity, Work and Health, TNO VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 5:134. 2005
    ..Providing feedback on the actual physical activity level by an activity monitor can increase awareness and may in combination with an individually tailored physical activity advice stimulate a physically active lifestyle...
  29. pmc Process evaluation of a school based physical activity related injury prevention programme using the RE-AIM framework
    Dorine C M Collard
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research and Department of Public and Occupational Health, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 10:86. 2010
    ..Therefore, this paper presents the results of the evaluation of the iPlay programme aimed at preventing physical activity related injuries in primary school children...
  30. pmc Psychometric properties of two physical activity questionnaires, the AQuAA and the PASE, in cancer patients
    Roberto D K Liu
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:30. 2011
    ....
  31. pmc Cross-sectional relationship between physical fitness components and functional performance in older persons living in long-term care facilities
    Amika S Singh
    Department of Public Health, VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 6:4. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the relationship between physical fitness components and functional performance in older people living in long-term care facilities...
  32. pmc Protocol for Project FACT: a randomised controlled trial on the effect of a walking program and vitamin B supplementation on the rate of cognitive decline and psychosocial wellbeing in older adults with mild cognitive impairment [ISRCTN19227688]
    Jannique G Z van Uffelen
    Research Center Physical Activity, Work and Health, TNO VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 5:18. 2005
    ..The literature provides promising results on the beneficial effect of exercise and vitamin supplementation on cognitive function both in cognitively healthy as well as in the demented elderly...
  33. pmc Design of the EXercise Intervention after Stem cell Transplantation (EXIST) study: a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of an individualized high intensity physical exercise program on fitness and fatigue in p
    Saskia Persoon
    Department of Rehabilitation, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 10:671. 2010
    ....
  34. pmc Design of the Resistance and Endurance exercise After ChemoTherapy (REACT) study: a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of exercise interventions after chemotherapy on physical fitness and fatigue
    Caroline S Kampshoff
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 10:658. 2010
    ....
  35. pmc Design of the Quality of Life in Motion (QLIM) study: a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a combined physical exercise and psychosocial training program to improve physical fitness in children with cancer
    Katja I Braam
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Oncology Haematology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 10:624. 2010
    ..Also examined is whether positive effects on physical fitness reduce inactivity-related adverse health problems, improve quality of life, and are cost-effective...
  36. pmc Effectiveness of a school-based physical activity-related injury prevention program on risk behavior and neuromotor fitness a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Dorine Cm Collard
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:9. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  37. ncbi The functional effects of physical exercise training in frail older people : a systematic review
    Marijke J M Chin A Paw
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sports Med 38:781-93. 2008
    ....
  38. pmc Why did soft drink consumption decrease but screen time not? Mediating mechanisms in a school-based obesity prevention program
    Marijke Jm Chin A Paw
    EMGO Institute and Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:41. 2008
    ..This paper aims to identify the mediating mechanisms of a school-based obesity prevention program (DOiT)...
  39. ncbi The motivation of children to play an active video game
    Marijke J M Chin A Paw
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    J Sci Med Sport 11:163-6. 2008
    ..13). Dropout was significantly (p=0.02) lower in the multiplayer group (15%) than in the home group (64%). Our findings suggest that multiplayer classes may increase children's motivation to play interactive dance simulation video games...
  40. pmc Effects of resistance and functional-skills training on habitual activity and constipation among older adults living in long-term care facilities: a randomized controlled trial
    Marijke J M Chin A Paw
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute VU University Medical Center Van der Boechorststraat 7 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 6:9. 2006
    ..This study investigated the effects of different training protocols on habitual physical activity and constipation of older adults living in long-term care facilities...
  41. ncbi Once a week not enough, twice a week not feasible? A randomised controlled exercise trial in long-term care facilities [ISRCTN87177281]
    Marijke J M Chin A Paw
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 63:205-14. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of three different training protocols on physical function of older adults living in long-term care facilities. Emphasis was placed on feasibility in real-life situations...
  42. pmc Disagreement in physical activity assessed by accelerometer and self-report in subgroups of age, gender, education and weight status
    Sander M Slootmaker
    EMGO Institute, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Research Center Physical Activity, Work and Health, TNO VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:17. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  43. pmc Reliability and validity of the Activity Questionnaire for Adults and Adolescents (AQuAA)
    Mai J M Chinapaw
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:58. 2009
    ..We evaluated the test-retest reliability and construct validity of the self-report Activity Questionnaire for Adults and Adolescents (AQuAA). The AQuAA is a commonly used questionnaire in Dutch youth...
  44. doi Relationship between young peoples' sedentary behaviour and biomedical health indicators: a systematic review of prospective studies
    M J M Chinapaw
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 12:e621-32. 2011
    ..Thus there is evidence to limit screen time in young people in order to prevent low levels of fitness. The possible detrimental health effects of prolonged or excessive sitting on other health indicators needs further study...
  45. doi Sedentary behaviors and health outcomes among adults: a systematic review of prospective studies
    Karin I Proper
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Prev Med 40:174-82. 2011
    ..To date, there is no review of prospective studies that systematically examined the relationship between diverse sedentary behaviors and various health outcomes among adults...
  46. doi Qualitative attributes and measurement properties of physical activity questionnaires: a checklist
    Caroline B Terwee
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sports Med 40:525-37. 2010
    ..Using such a checklist will contribute to improving the assessment, reporting and appraisal of the content and measurement properties of PA questionnaires...
  47. doi Physical activity questionnaires for adults: a systematic review of measurement properties
    Mireille N M van Poppel
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sports Med 40:565-600. 2010
    ..In the future, more attention should be paid to the methodology of studies assessing measurement properties of PA questionnaires and the quality of reporting...
  48. doi Validation of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in obese adolescents
    Geesje H Hofsteenge
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1244-54. 2010
    ..When the resting energy expenditure (REE) of overweight and obese adolescents cannot be measured by indirect calorimetry, it has to be predicted with an equation...
  49. doi Accelerometers and Internet for physical activity promotion in youth? Feasibility and effectiveness of a minimal intervention [ISRCTN93896459]
    Sander M Slootmaker
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Research Center Physical Activity, Work and Health, TNO VU University Medical Center, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 51:31-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of a 3-month minimal physical activity (PA) intervention in adolescents...
  50. doi Design of the iPlay study: systematic development of a physical activity injury prevention programme for primary school children
    Dorine C M Collard
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research and Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sports Med 39:889-901. 2009
    ..The IM process is a useful process for developing an injury prevention programme. Based on the steps of the IM we developed an 8-month injury prevention programme to be used in physical education classes of primary schools...
  51. doi Effectiveness of a school-based physical activity injury prevention program: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Dorine C M Collard
    Department of Public Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:145-50. 2010
    ..To study the effects of a school-based injury prevention program on physical activity injury incidence and severity...