R Jago

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Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of 4 weeks of Pilates on the body composition of young girls
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Prev Med 42:177-80. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of relative weight group change on nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy derived lipoprotein particle size and concentrations among adolescents
    Russell Jago
    Center for Exercise, Nutrition and Health, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:1091-1098.e3. 2014
  3. pmc General and specific approaches to media parenting: a systematic review of current measures, associations with screen-viewing, and measurement implications
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Child Obes 9:S51-72. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Parental TV viewing, parental self-efficacy, media equipment and TV viewing among preschool children
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Rd, Bristol, BS8 1TZ, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 172:1543-5. 2013
  5. pmc Action 3:30: protocol for a randomized feasibility trial of a teaching assistant led extracurricular physical activity intervention
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Trials 14:122. 2013
  6. pmc Longitudinal associations between BMI, waist circumference, and cardiometabolic risk in US youth: monitoring implications
    R Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E271-9. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Parent and child screen-viewing time and home media environment
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 43:150-8. 2012
  8. pmc Bristol girls dance project feasibility trial: outcome and process evaluation results
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:83. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Parental sedentary restriction, maternal parenting style, and television viewing among 10- to 11-year-olds
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Rd, Bristol BS8 1TZ, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 128:e572-8. 2011
  10. pmc Patterns of GPS measured time outdoors after school and objective physical activity in English children: the PEACH project
    Ashley R Cooper
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:31. 2010

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Publications60

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of 4 weeks of Pilates on the body composition of young girls
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Prev Med 42:177-80. 2006
    ..There is a need to find ways to increase the physical activity levels and improve the body composition and blood pressure of girls...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of relative weight group change on nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy derived lipoprotein particle size and concentrations among adolescents
    Russell Jago
    Center for Exercise, Nutrition and Health, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:1091-1098.e3. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc General and specific approaches to media parenting: a systematic review of current measures, associations with screen-viewing, and measurement implications
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Child Obes 9:S51-72. 2013
    ..Parent-focused interventions may help to reduce youth screen-viewing (SV). This review synthesized current information on the links between parenting styles, parenting practices, and youth SV with a focus on measurement...
  4. ncbi request reprint Parental TV viewing, parental self-efficacy, media equipment and TV viewing among preschool children
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Rd, Bristol, BS8 1TZ, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 172:1543-5. 2013
    ..Conclusion: Family-based interventions focusing on changing access to home media equipment and building parental self-efficacy to reduce child TV viewing could form part of efforts to reduce TV viewing among preschool children...
  5. pmc Action 3:30: protocol for a randomized feasibility trial of a teaching assistant led extracurricular physical activity intervention
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Trials 14:122. 2013
    ..The aim of this feasibility study is to examine whether the Action 3:30 PA intervention, which is delivered by TAs, could be effective in increasing the PA of Year 5 and 6 children...
  6. pmc Longitudinal associations between BMI, waist circumference, and cardiometabolic risk in US youth: monitoring implications
    R Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E271-9. 2013
    ..We also sought to examine any differences by gender or baseline body mass status...
  7. doi request reprint Parent and child screen-viewing time and home media environment
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 43:150-8. 2012
    ..Data on the predictors of youth screen-viewing time is predominately from older children in North America. Parental and home media environment factors that are associated with screen-viewing time could be targeted in interventions...
  8. pmc Bristol girls dance project feasibility trial: outcome and process evaluation results
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:83. 2012
    ..This study examined the feasibility of conducting a cluster randomized controlled trial (RCT) to evaluate an after-school dance program to increase PA among 11-12 year old girls in Bristol, UK...
  9. doi request reprint Parental sedentary restriction, maternal parenting style, and television viewing among 10- to 11-year-olds
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Rd, Bristol BS8 1TZ, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 128:e572-8. 2011
    ..To examine whether parenting styles or practices were associated with children's television (TV) viewing...
  10. pmc Patterns of GPS measured time outdoors after school and objective physical activity in English children: the PEACH project
    Ashley R Cooper
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:31. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  11. pmc Independent mobility, perceptions of the built environment and children's participation in play, active travel and structured exercise and sport: the PEACH Project
    Angie S Page
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:17. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  12. pmc Friendship groups and physical activity: qualitative findings on how physical activity is initiated and maintained among 10-11 year old children
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:4. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  13. pmc Development of new physical activity and sedentary behavior change self-efficacy questionnaires using item response modeling
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:20. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  14. pmc "I'm on it 24/7 at the moment": a qualitative examination of multi-screen viewing behaviours among UK 10-11 year olds
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:85. 2011
    ..In this paper we used qualitative methods to assess the nature and extent of multiple forms of screen-viewing in UK children...
  15. doi request reprint Friends and physical activity during the transition from primary to secondary school
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:111-7. 2012
    ..The study's purpose was to examine whether friendship factors predict discretionary physical activity after the transition to secondary school...
  16. pmc Parenting styles, parenting practices, and physical activity in 10- to 11-year olds
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TZ, UK
    Prev Med 52:44-7. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether parenting styles and practices are associated with children's physical activity...
  17. pmc Development of scales to assess children's perceptions of friend and parental influences on physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:67. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  18. pmc Obesogenic diet and physical activity: independent or associated behaviours in adolescents?
    R Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Public Health Nutr 13:673-81. 2010
    ..The present study examines associations between physical activity and obesogenic dietary behaviours in a large UK adolescent cohort...
  19. doi request reprint Better with a buddy: influence of best friends on children's physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:259-65. 2011
    ..the purpose of this study was to examine the extent to which the physical activity modeling and physical activity actions of best friends are associated with the physical activity of 10- to 11-yr-old children...
  20. pmc Parent and child physical activity and sedentary time: do active parents foster active children?
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:194. 2010
    ..Parents are likely to be an important influence on their children's behaviour. There is an absence of information about the associations between parents' and children's physical activity and TV viewing...
  21. pmc Physical activity and sedentary behaviour typologies of 10-11 year olds
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:59. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  22. doi request reprint Six-year change in youth physical activity and effect on fasting insulin and HOMA-IR
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, England
    Am J Prev Med 35:554-60. 2008
    ..To guide future prevention efforts, data were used from the Danish arm of the European Youth Heart Study to examine these issues...
  23. doi request reprint Screen-viewing and the home TV environment: the European Youth Heart Study
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS81TP, UK
    Prev Med 47:525-9. 2008
    ..Examine if home environmental factors are associated with screen-viewing...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pedometer reliability, validity and daily activity targets among 10- to 15-year-old boys
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Sports Sci 24:241-51. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the pedometers provided an accurate assessment of adolescent physical activity, and a conservative estimate of 8000 pedometer counts in 60 min is equivalent to 60 min of moderate to vigorous physical activity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Social desirability is associated with some physical activity, psychosocial variables and sedentary behavior but not self-reported physical activity among adolescent males
    Russell Jago
    1Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Health Educ Res 22:438-49. 2007
    ..158) with self-reported sedentary behavior. Differences in the strength of relationships between self-reported and objectively measured physical activity and psychosocial variables were not a function of social desirability...
  26. pmc Licence to be active: parental concerns and 10-11-year-old children's ability to be independently physically active
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 31:472-7. 2009
    ..This study examined parental attitudes to independent activity, factors that limit licence to be independently active and parental strategies to facilitate independent activity...
  27. pmc Adolescent girls' and parents' views on recruiting and retaining girls into an after-school dance intervention: implications for extra-curricular physical activity provision
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Rd, Bristol, BS8 1TZ, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:91. 2011
    ..There is a lack of information about the factors that would affect girls' recruitment and retention in an after-school dance programme...
  28. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable availability: a micro environmental mediating variable?
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Public Health Nutr 10:681-9. 2007
    ..To examine the association between fruit and vegetable (F&V) availability and consumption, the possible influences on this association, research gaps, and implications for developing strategies to increase F&V consumption...
  29. doi request reprint Associations between self-reported fruit and vegetable consumption and home availability of fruit and vegetables among Greek primary-school children
    Eleni Koui
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Public Health Nutr 11:1142-8. 2008
    ..To examine whether the self-reported fruit and vegetable consumption of Greek primary-school children is associated with the home availability of fruit and vegetables...
  30. ncbi request reprint Fit for Life Boy Scout badge: outcome evaluation of a troop and Internet intervention
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Prev Med 42:181-7. 2006
    ..This study reports the results of a 9-week intervention on the physical activity levels of adolescent males...
  31. doi request reprint Developing parent involvement in a school-based child obesity prevention intervention: a qualitative study and process evaluation
    R R Kipping
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PS, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 34:236-44. 2012
    ..Little is known about the effectiveness of parent involvement in school-based obesity prevention interventions...
  32. doi request reprint Increased knowledge predicts greater adherence to the Mediterranean diet in Greek adolescents
    Paraskevi K Tsartsali
    The University of Bristol, Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Public Health Nutr 12:208-13. 2009
    ..To examine knowledge of and adherence to the Mediterranean dietary pattern (MDP) among Greek adolescents, assess associations between MDP knowledge and adherence with BMI, and determine socio-cultural factors predicting MDP compliance...
  33. pmc The contribution of active play to the physical activity of primary school children
    Rowan Brockman
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Prev Med 51:144-7. 2010
    ..To examine associations between active play and the physical activity of 10- to 11-year-old children...
  34. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of obesity among 10-11-year-old Maltese children using four established standards
    A Decelis
    Institute for PE and Sport, University of Malta, Msida, Malta Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Pediatr Obes 8:e54-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to establish, through measured height and weight, the prevalence of overweight and obesity in a representative sample of Maltese children aged 10-11 years...
  35. doi request reprint Greenspace and children's physical activity: a GPS/GIS analysis of the PEACH project
    Benedict W Wheeler
    DECIPHer Centre, Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Prev Med 51:148-52. 2010
    ..To quantify the volume and intensity of children's physical activity after school in greenspace and elsewhere...
  36. doi request reprint Children's screen viewing is related to psychological difficulties irrespective of physical activity
    Angie S Page
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TH, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 126:e1011-7. 2010
    ....
  37. pmc Fatness, fitness, and cardiometabolic risk factors among sixth-grade youth
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, England, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1502-10. 2010
    ..Examine whether cardiometabolic risk factors are predicted by fitness or fatness among adolescents...
  38. doi request reprint Mapping the walk to school using accelerometry combined with a global positioning system
    Ashley R Cooper
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 38:178-83. 2010
    ..Walking to school is associated with higher levels of physical activity, but the contribution of the journey itself to physical activity before school is unknown...
  39. ncbi request reprint Observed, GIS, and self-reported environmental features and adolescent physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, United Kingdom
    Am J Health Promot 20:422-8. 2006
    ..Examine associations among observed, self-reported, and Geographical Information Systems (GIS) environmental features and physical activity among adolescent males...
  40. doi request reprint Longitudinal associations of cycling to school with adolescent fitness
    Ashley R Cooper
    Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, UK
    Prev Med 47:324-8. 2008
    ..To investigate whether change in transport to school from non-cycling to cycling was associated with change in cardio-respiratory fitness (CRF) over a six-year follow-up...
  41. ncbi request reprint Three-year changes in fitness and adiposity are independently associated with cardiovascular risk factors among young Danish children
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition, and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Phys Act Health 7:37-44. 2010
    ..It is not clear the extent to which change in adiposity and cardiovascular fitness (CRF) during early childhood are associated with change in cardiovascular risk factors or if associations are independent or interactive...
  42. doi request reprint Physically active families - de-bunking the myth? A qualitative study of family participation in physical activity
    Janice L Thompson
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 36:265-74. 2010
    ..This study examined the types of activities (physical and sedentary) engaged in as a family and explored parents' perceptions of the importance, frequency, nature and barriers to family physical activity...
  43. ncbi request reprint Decision boundaries and receiver operating characteristic curves: new methods for determining accelerometer cutpoints
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Exercise and Sport, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Sports Sci 25:937-44. 2007
    ..Applying these methods to accelerometer data collected in specific populations will improve the precision with which accelerometer thresholds can be identified...
  44. pmc Modifying middle school physical education: piloting strategies to increase physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 21:171-85. 2009
    ..CB-PE participants spent between 49-58% with a heart rate >140 bpm. Girls' mean heart rate was 3.7 bpm lower than the boys. PE can be readily modified so that students spend more than 50% of time in MVPA...
  45. doi request reprint Diet outcomes of a pilot school-based randomised controlled obesity prevention study with 9-10 year olds in England
    Ruth R Kipping
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK
    Prev Med 51:56-62. 2010
    ..To assess the effect of a US obesity prevention intervention on dietary outcomes in English 9-10 year old children in 2006...
  46. doi request reprint Families' and health professionals' perceptions of influences on diet, activity and obesity in a low-income community
    Janet Withall
    University of Bristol, Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Health Place 15:1078-85. 2009
    ..Together these issues may mask the more complex, less easily articulated influences (cultural, social and family influences and practices, knowledge and skill levels, and emotional status) that lead to unhealthy behaviours...
  47. pmc "Get off the sofa and go and play": family and socioeconomic influences on the physical activity of 10-11 year old children
    Rowan Brockman
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:253. 2009
    ..Research has focussed on psychosocial, environmental, and demographic determinants. This paper explores how family and socioeconomic factors are related to children's physical activity...
  48. doi request reprint Obesity in children. Part 2: Prevention and management
    Ruth R Kipping
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol
    BMJ 337:a1848. 2008
  49. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and demographic predictors of fruit, juice and vegetable consumption among 11-14-year-old Boy Scouts
    M Shayne Gallaway
    Houston Health Science Center, School of Public Health, The University of Texas at Houston, 1200 Hermann Pressler Drive, Suite E 627, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:1508-14. 2007
    ..Psychosocial and demographic correlates of fruit, juice and vegetable (FJV) consumption were investigated to guide how to increase FJV intake...
  50. ncbi request reprint Relationship between physical activity and diet among African-American girls
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Obes Res 12:55S-63S. 2004
    ..To examine the cross-sectional relationships between physical activity and dietary behaviors among 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls...
  51. ncbi request reprint Relationships between maternal and child cardiovascular risk factors: ethnic differences and lack of influence of physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:1125-31. 2004
    ..To obtain information about the relationship between cardiovascular and diabetic risk factors of mothers and their children and to determine whether these relationships differ by physical activity or ethnicity...
  52. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and health enhancing dietary behaviors in young adults: Bogalusa Heart Study
    Russell Jago
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 41:194-202. 2005
    ..Obesity results from energy imbalance. This study used data from the Bogalusa Heart Study to examine relationships between the dietary and physical activity behaviors of young adults...
  53. ncbi request reprint Observed environmental features and the physical activity of adolescent males
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:98-104. 2005
    ..It has recently been reported that adult physical activity was associated with environmental features. The aim of this study was to determine whether environmental features were associated with physical activity among male adolescents...
  54. ncbi request reprint Innovative application of a multidimensional item response model in assessing the influence of social desirability on the pseudo-relationship between self-efficacy and behavior
    Kathy Watson
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:i85-97. 2006
    ..However, as shown in the observed sample, more research is needed to understand the influence of SocD on the relationship between self-efficacy and behaviors for different populations and for different degrees of SocD response bias...
  55. ncbi request reprint Adolescent patterns of physical activity differences by gender, day, and time of day
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:447-52. 2005
    ..More information about the physical activity of adolescents is needed. This study used objective measurement to investigate differences in activity patterns related to gender, body mass index (BMI), day, and time of day...
  56. doi request reprint Obesity in children. Part 1: Epidemiology, measurement, risk factors, and screening
    Ruth R Kipping
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PS
    BMJ 337:a1824. 2008
  57. ncbi request reprint Non-curricular approaches for increasing physical activity in youth: a review
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 39:157-63. 2004
    ..To prevent obesity, the physical activity of youth should be increased. Since time for school physical education has declined and curricular interventions have had limited effects, alternative non-curriculum approaches need to be tested...
  58. ncbi request reprint Covariability in diet and physical activity in African-American girls
    Deborah Thompson
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obes Res 12:46S-54S. 2004
    ..Our goal was to examine 12-week covariability in diet and physical activity changes among 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls and if these changes predicted percent change in BMI...