M Hillsdon

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Physical activity in older women: associations with area deprivation and with socioeconomic position over the life course: observations in the British Women's Heart and Health Study
    M Hillsdon
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:344-50. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Equitable access to exercise facilities
    Melvyn Hillsdon
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, UK
    Am J Prev Med 32:506-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between access and quality of urban green space with population physical activity
    M Hillsdon
    University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Public Health 120:1127-32. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Neighbourhood deprivation and physical activity in UK older adults
    K R Fox
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TN, UK
    Health Place 17:633-40. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and obesity
    K R Fox
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Obes Rev 8:115-21. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Work, retirement and physical activity: cross-sectional analyses from the Whitehall II study
    Gill K Mein
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 15:317-22. 2005
  7. pmc Environmental perceptions and walking in English adults
    Charles Foster
    BHF Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:924-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Changing the environment to promote health-enhancing physical activity
    Charles Foster
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public, Health University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Sports Sci 22:755-69. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Domestic physical activity in relationship to multiple CVD risk factors
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Am J Prev Med 32:320-327. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Equity of access to physical activity facilities in an English city
    Jenna Panter
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, UK
    Prev Med 46:303-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Physical activity in older women: associations with area deprivation and with socioeconomic position over the life course: observations in the British Women's Heart and Health Study
    M Hillsdon
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:344-50. 2008
    ..To assess the association between residential area-level deprivation, individual life-course socioeconomic position and adult levels of physical activity in older British women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Equitable access to exercise facilities
    Melvyn Hillsdon
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, UK
    Am J Prev Med 32:506-8. 2007
    ..Existing studies are restricted to single geographic areas or regions. In this study, national-level data were used to examine the relationship between neighborhood deprivation and the density of physical activity facilities in England...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between access and quality of urban green space with population physical activity
    M Hillsdon
    University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Public Health 120:1127-32. 2006
    ..This study examined the association between access to quality urban green space and levels of physical activity...
  4. doi request reprint Neighbourhood deprivation and physical activity in UK older adults
    K 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and obesity
    K R Fox
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Obes Rev 8:115-21. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Work, retirement and physical activity: cross-sectional analyses from the Whitehall II study
    Gill K Mein
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 15:317-22. 2005
    ..To explore the relationship between work, retirement and physical activity...
  7. pmc Environmental perceptions and walking in English adults
    Charles Foster
    BHF Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:924-8. 2004
    ..To examine the relation between adults' perceptions of the social and physical environment and their self reported walking behaviour...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changing the environment to promote health-enhancing physical activity
    Charles Foster
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public, Health University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Sports Sci 22:755-69. 2004
    ..Further developmental research into the nature of the relationship of the environment to particular HEPA behaviours is strongly recommended before developing new environmental interventions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Domestic physical activity in relationship to multiple CVD risk factors
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Am J Prev Med 32:320-327. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Equity of access to physical activity facilities in an English city
    Jenna Panter
    School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, UK
    Prev Med 46:303-7. 2008
    ..To examine associations between household income, access to sports facilities and gyms, and physical activity in an English city...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perceived barriers to walking in the neighborhood environment: a survey of middle-aged and older adults
    Jill Dawson
    Div Of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Aging Phys Act 15:318-35. 2007
    ..72, p = .006). The authors concluded that, among older people who favor walking, health problems might more seriously affect overall physical activity levels than perceived environmental barriers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Can a simple measure of vigorous physical activity predict future mortality? Results from the OXCHECK study
    Melvyn Hillsdon
    Health Promotion Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Public Health Nutr 7:557-62. 2004
    ..This study investigates whether such a measure of physical activity is associated with the risk of death from all causes and death from specific causes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of imputation and modelling methods in the analysis of a physical activity trial with missing outcomes
    Angela M Wood
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:89-99. 2005
    ..Here we review a wide range of methods to handle missing outcomes in single and repeated measures data and discuss which methods are most appropriate...
  14. pmc Perceived barriers to walking in the neighbourhood environment and change in physical activity levels over 12 months
    Jill Dawson
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:562-8. 2007
    ..To investigate whether, and to what extent, perceived barriers to neighbourhood walking (BTNW) may be associated with physical activity levels...
  15. pmc Effects of physical activity on cognitive functioning in middle age: evidence from the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, England
    Am J Public Health 95:2252-8. 2005
    ..We examined the association between physical activity and cognitive functioning in middle age...
  16. ncbi request reprint Advising people to take more exercise is ineffective: a randomized controlled trial of physical activity promotion in primary care
    Melvyn Hillsdon
    Health Promotion Research Unit and Medical Statistics Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 31:808-15. 2002
    ..We report the results of a primary care based one-to-one intervention that compared the effect of two communication styles with a no-intervention control group on self-reported physical activity at 12 months...