A R Cooper
Affiliation: University of Bristol
- Change in active travel and changes in recreational and total physical activity in adults: longitudinal findings from the iConnect studyShannon Sahlqvist
Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research C PAN School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:28. 2013..To better understand the health benefits of promoting active travel, it is important to understand the relationship between a change in active travel and changes in recreational and total physical activity...
- Cross-cultural, age and gender validation of a computerised questionnaire measuring personal, social and environmental associations with children's physical activity: the European Youth Heart StudyYngvar Ommundsen
The Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:29. 2008..Second, the ability of the derived subscales to discriminate between children representing different levels of self-reported and objectively measured physical activity behaviour was examined...
- International children's accelerometry database (ICAD): design and methodsLauren B Sherar
College of Kinesiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
BMC Public Health 11:485. 2011..This manuscript describes the contributing studies, outlines the standardized methods used to process the accelerometer data and provides the initial questions which will be addressed using this novel data repository...
- Physical activity patterns in normal, overweight and obese individuals using minute-by-minute accelerometryA R Cooper
University of Bristol, Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Bristol, UK
Eur J Clin Nutr 54:887-94. 2000..To determine the levels and patterns of daily physical activity in groups of normal-weight, overweight and obese adults using uniaxial minute-by-minute accelerometry...
- Sedentary time, breaks in sedentary time and metabolic variables in people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetesA R Cooper
Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TZ, UK
Diabetologia 55:589-99. 2012..We investigated whether objectively measured sedentary time and interruptions in sedentary time are associated with metabolic factors in people with type 2 diabetes...
- Physical activity patterns in nonobese and obese children assessed using minute-by-minute accelerometryA Page
Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1070-6. 2005..To determine the levels and patterns of physical activity in a sample of obese (> or =99th percentile body mass index (BMI)) and nonobese (<99th percentile BMI) children...
- Do children from an inner city British school meet the recommended levels of physical activity? Results from a cross sectional survey using objective measurements of physical activityT Trayers
Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, UK
Arch Dis Child 91:175-6. 2006..However, this finding was dependent on the threshold used to define moderate activity...
- Neighbourhood deprivation and physical activity in UK older adultsK R Fox
Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TN, UK
Health Place 17:633-40. 2011..These results suggest the importance of strategies to help older adults maintain physical function, healthy weight, and remain active in their communities...
- Diet or diet plus physical activity versus usual care in patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes: the Early ACTID randomised controlled trialR C Andrews
School of Clinical Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
Lancet 378:129-39. 2011..We investigated the effects of diet and physical activity on blood pressure and glucose concentrations...