Mark G Davis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity patterns assessed by accelerometry in older people
    Mark G Davis
    Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, School of Applied and Community Health, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:581-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Objectively measured physical activity in a diverse sample of older urban UK adults
    Mark G Davis
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:647-54. 2011
  3. pmc Getting out and about in older adults: the nature of daily trips and their association with objectively assessed physical activity
    Mark G Davis
    University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:116. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and mental well-being in older people participating in the Better Ageing Project
    Kenneth R Fox
    Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, School of Applied and Community Health Studies, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Ave, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:591-602. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduced plantarflexor specific torque in the elderly is associated with a lower activation capacity
    Christopher I Morse
    Centre for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement CRM, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager, Cheshire, ST7 2HL, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 92:219-26. 2004

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity patterns assessed by accelerometry in older people
    Mark G Davis
    Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, School of Applied and Community Health, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:581-9. 2007
    ..This study is the first to provide objective data on a large sample of adults aged 70 years and over and indicates low levels of daily movement that are likely to be inadequate for optimal health benefit...
  2. doi request reprint Objectively measured physical activity in a diverse sample of older urban UK adults
    Mark G Davis
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:647-54. 2011
    ..There are many health and social benefits of physical activity (PA) for older adults, but little is known about their activity patterns...
  3. pmc Getting out and about in older adults: the nature of daily trips and their association with objectively assessed physical activity
    Mark G Davis
    University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:116. 2011
    ..Purpose: to describe the frequency, purpose, and travel mode of daily trips in OAs, and their association with participant characteristics and objectively-assessed PA...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and mental well-being in older people participating in the Better Ageing Project
    Kenneth R Fox
    Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, School of Applied and Community Health Studies, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Ave, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:591-602. 2007
    ..In contrast, interviews with 27 research participants and 4 exercise leaders suggested that important improvements in perceived function and social benefits had been experienced...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduced plantarflexor specific torque in the elderly is associated with a lower activation capacity
    Christopher I Morse
    Centre for Biophysical and Clinical Research into Human Movement CRM, Manchester Metropolitan University, Hassall Road, Alsager, Cheshire, ST7 2HL, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 92:219-26. 2004
    ..The hypothesis is put forward that reduced physical activity is partialy responsible for the reduced activation capacity in the elderly...