Maartje M van Stralen

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Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. pmc Exploring mediators of accelerometer assessed physical activity in young adolescents in the Health In Adolescents Study - a group randomized controlled trial
    Ingunn H Bergh
    Department of coaching and psychology, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 12:814. 2012
  4. 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
  5. ncbi Efficacy of two tailored interventions promoting physical activity in older adults
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Department of Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Am J Prev Med 37:405-17. 2009
  6. doi Exploring the efficacy and moderators of two computer-tailored physical activity interventions for older adults: a randomized controlled trial
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Department of Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Ann Behav Med 39:139-50. 2010
  7. doi The long-term efficacy of two computer-tailored physical activity interventions for older adults: main effects and mediators
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Department of Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Health Psychol 30:442-52. 2011
  8. pmc Changes in 10-12 year old's fruit and vegetable intake in Norway from 2001 to 2008 in relation to gender and socioeconomic status - a comparison of two cross-sectional groups
    Marit Hilsen
    Faculty of Health and Sport, University of Agder, Norway
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:108. 2011
  9. pmc The working mechanisms of an environmentally tailored physical activity intervention for older adults: a randomized controlled trial
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Open University of the Netherlands, Department of Psychology, PO Box 2960, 6401 DL, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:83. 2009
  10. pmc The behaviour change wheel: a new method for characterising and designing behaviour change interventions
    Susan Michie
    Research Dept of Clinical, Educational, and Health Psychology, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 7HB, UK
    Implement Sci 6:42. 2011

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Publications21

  1. 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
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  2. 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...
  3. pmc Exploring mediators of accelerometer assessed physical activity in young adolescents in the Health In Adolescents Study - a group randomized controlled trial
    Ingunn H Bergh
    Department of coaching and psychology, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 12:814. 2012
    ....
  4. 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
    ....
  5. ncbi Efficacy of two tailored interventions promoting physical activity in older adults
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Department of Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Am J Prev Med 37:405-17. 2009
    ..Important health benefits can be obtained if effective low-cost interventions promoting physical activity, especially among older adults, are developed...
  6. doi Exploring the efficacy and moderators of two computer-tailored physical activity interventions for older adults: a randomized controlled trial
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Department of Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Ann Behav Med 39:139-50. 2010
    ..Important health benefits can be derived when low-cost (e.g., computer-tailored) physical activity interventions for older adults demonstrate sustained effects...
  7. doi The long-term efficacy of two computer-tailored physical activity interventions for older adults: main effects and mediators
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Department of Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Health Psychol 30:442-52. 2011
    ..This study examined the long-term efficacy of 2 computer-tailored physical activity interventions for older adults and its psychosocial and environmental mediators...
  8. pmc Changes in 10-12 year old's fruit and vegetable intake in Norway from 2001 to 2008 in relation to gender and socioeconomic status - a comparison of two cross-sectional groups
    Marit Hilsen
    Faculty of Health and Sport, University of Agder, Norway
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:108. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc The working mechanisms of an environmentally tailored physical activity intervention for older adults: a randomized controlled trial
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Open University of the Netherlands, Department of Psychology, PO Box 2960, 6401 DL, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:83. 2009
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  10. pmc The behaviour change wheel: a new method for characterising and designing behaviour change interventions
    Susan Michie
    Research Dept of Clinical, Educational, and Health Psychology, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 7HB, UK
    Implement Sci 6:42. 2011
    ..This paper evaluates these frameworks, and develops and evaluates a new framework aimed at overcoming their limitations...
  11. 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...
  12. pmc The Active plus protocol: systematic development of two theory- and evidence-based tailored physical activity interventions for the over-fifties
    Maartje M van Stralen
    Open University of the Netherlands, Department of Psychology, PO Box 2960, 6401 DL, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:399. 2008
    ..More integrative insights into interventions describing the planned systematic development, implementation and evaluation are needed...
  13. pmc Differences in weight status and energy-balance related behaviors among schoolchildren across Europe: the ENERGY-project
    Johannes Brug
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e34742. 2012
    ..Current data on the prevalence of overweight and energy-balance behaviors among European children is necessary to inform overweight prevention interventions...
  14. pmc For whom and under what circumstances do school-based energy balance behavior interventions work? Systematic review on moderators
    Mine Yildirim
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e46-57. 2011
    ..Consequently, there is lack of insight into what interventions work for whom. Future studies should apply stronger methodology to test moderating effects of important potential target group segmentations...
  15. ncbi Differences in beliefs and home environments regarding energy balance behaviors according to parental education and ethnicity among schoolchildren in Europe: the ENERGY cross sectional study
    Johannes Brug
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, P, O, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, BT 1081, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:610. 2014
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  16. pmc Development of web-based computer-tailored advice to promote physical activity among people older than 50 years
    Denise A Peels
    Department of Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 14:e39. 2012
    ..The RE-AIM model is often used to evaluate the potential public health impact of an intervention and distinguishes five dimensions: reach, effectiveness, adoption, implementation, and maintenance...
  17. doi Habit as moderator of the intention-physical activity relationship in older adults: a longitudinal study
    Rob J H van Bree
    Department of Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Psychol Health 28:514-32. 2013
    ....
  18. doi Mediators of longitudinal changes in measures of adiposity in teenagers using parallel process latent growth modeling
    Mine Yιldιrιm
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:2387-95. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate mediating effects of energy balance-related behaviors on measures of adiposity in the Dutch Obesity Intervention in Teenagers-study (DOiT)...
  19. doi Measured sedentary time and physical activity during the school day of European 10- to 12-year-old children: the ENERGY project
    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
    J Sci Med Sport 17:201-6. 2014
    ..This study aims to describe the time devoted to sedentary and physical activities at school in five European countries and to examine differences according to country, sex, ethnicity, parental education and weight status...
  20. doi Behaviour, the key factor for sports injury prevention
    Evert A L M Verhagen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sports Med 40:899-906. 2010
    ..Therefore, if one truly wants to prevent sports injuries in a real-life situation, a broader research focus is needed. In trying to do so, we need to look at lessons learned from other fields of injury prevention research...
  21. doi The role of work ability in the relationship between aerobic capacity and sick leave: a mediation analysis
    Jorien E Strijk
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Occup Environ Med 68:753-8. 2011
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