Russell Jago

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Bristol girls dance project (BGDP): protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial of an after-school dance programme to increase physical activity among 11-12 year old girls
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:1003. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Process evaluation of the Teamplay parenting intervention pilot: implications for recruitment, retention and course refinement
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:1102. 2013
  3. pmc Feasibility trial evaluation of a physical activity and screen-viewing course for parents of 6 to 8 year-old children: Teamplay
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:31. 2013
  4. pmc Designing a physical activity parenting course: parental views on recruitment, content and delivery
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:356. 2012
  5. pmc Physical activity and sedentary behaviours in Greek-Cypriot children and adolescents: a cross-sectional study
    Constantinos A Loucaides
    Department of Education, The Open University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:90. 2011
  6. 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
  7. pmc BMI change, fitness change and cardiometabolic risk factors among 8th grade youth
    Russell Jago
    School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 25:52-68. 2013
  8. 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
  9. pmc Parents' views on child physical activity and their implications for physical activity parenting interventions: a qualitative study
    Georgina F Bentley
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Pediatr 12:180. 2012
  10. 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

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Publications61

  1. doi request reprint Bristol girls dance project (BGDP): protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial of an after-school dance programme to increase physical activity among 11-12 year old girls
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:1003. 2013
    ..Therefore, after-school dance sessions may be an appropriate and cost-effective activity through which adolescent girls' PA levels can be increased...
  2. doi request reprint Process evaluation of the Teamplay parenting intervention pilot: implications for recruitment, retention and course refinement
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:1102. 2013
    ..This paper uses qualitative data from the Teamplay feasibility trial to examine parents' views on recruitment, attendance and course refinement...
  3. pmc Feasibility trial evaluation of a physical activity and screen-viewing course for parents of 6 to 8 year-old children: Teamplay
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:31. 2013
    ..Parents are important influences on children's PA and screen-viewing (SV). There is a shortage of parent-focused interventions to change children's PA and SV...
  4. pmc Designing a physical activity parenting course: parental views on recruitment, content and delivery
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:356. 2012
    ..Specifically, we focussed on interest in a course, desired content and delivery style, barriers and facilitators to participation and opinions on control group provision...
  5. pmc Physical activity and sedentary behaviours in Greek-Cypriot children and adolescents: a cross-sectional study
    Constantinos A Loucaides
    Department of Education, The Open University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:90. 2011
    ..Logistic regression analyses were performed to examine the association between physical activity and sedentary behaviours...
  6. 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...
  7. pmc BMI change, fitness change and cardiometabolic risk factors among 8th grade youth
    Russell Jago
    School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 25:52-68. 2013
    ..Changing body mass is central to the reduction of youth cardiometabolic risk. Fitness effects were negligible once change in body mass had been taken into account...
  8. 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...
  9. pmc Parents' views on child physical activity and their implications for physical activity parenting interventions: a qualitative study
    Georgina F Bentley
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Pediatr 12:180. 2012
    ..Parents play a central role in young children's PA. However, there is currently little research on parenting interventions to increase child PA. This study was formative work to inform the content of a pilot randomised-controlled trial...
  10. 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...
  11. pmc The Active for Life Year 5 (AFLY5) school based cluster randomised controlled trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Debbie A Lawlor
    MRC Centre for Causal Analyses in Translational Epidemiology, University of Bristol, UK
    Trials 12:181. 2011
    ....
  12. 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...
  13. pmc Associations between children's social functioning and physical activity participation are not mediated by social acceptance: a cross-sectional study
    Simon J Sebire
    Centre for Exercise Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, BS8 1TZ, United Kingdom
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:106. 2011
    ..This paper investigates the associations among children's social functioning, and physical activity and whether perceptions of social acceptance mediate any social functioning-PA association...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. pmc The effect a of community-based social marketing campaign on recruitment and retention of low-income groups into physical activity programmes - a controlled before-and-after study
    Janet Withall
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:836. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of a social marketing campaign on the monthly recruitment, attendance and retention levels at a community-based physical activity programme in a low income area...
  17. pmc HEALTHY intervention: fitness, physical activity, and metabolic syndrome results
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1513-22. 2011
    ..This study aimed to assess the effect of the HEALTHY intervention on the metabolic syndrome (Met-S), fitness, and physical activity levels of US middle-school students...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. doi request reprint "If there wasn't the technology then I would probably be out everyday": a qualitative study of children's strategies to reduce their screen viewing
    Simon J Sebire
    School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, UK
    Prev Med 53:303-8. 2011
    ..To explore the views of British 10-11 year old children towards reducing their screen-viewing and their screen-viewing reduction strategies...
  21. 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...
  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. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. doi request reprint Social network analysis of childhood and youth physical activity: a systematic review
    Kyle Macdonald-Wallis
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, United Kingdom Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health, and School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, UK
    Am J Prev Med 43:636-42. 2012
    ..This systematic review synthesizes findings from various social network analyses of child and adolescent physical activity, to determine the extent to which social network structure is associated with physical activity behaviors...
  30. 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...
  31. pmc School-based friendship networks and children's physical activity: A spatial analytical approach
    Kyle Macdonald-Wallis
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Soc Sci Med 73:6-12. 2011
    ....
  32. 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...
  33. doi request reprint Active travel and physical activity across the school transition: the PEACH project
    Ashley R Cooper
    Center for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1890-7. 2012
    ..This study investigated whether change in travel mode to/from school was associated with change in physical activity among young people transitioning from primary to secondary school...
  34. 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...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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
    ....
  38. pmc What is the meaning and nature of active play for today's children in the UK?
    Rowan Brockman
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:15. 2011
    ..We need to build a more informed picture of contemporary children's play before we consider interventions to increase it...
  39. 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...
  40. pmc Children's active play: self-reported motivators, barriers and facilitators
    Rowan Brockman
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:461. 2011
    ..Understanding these factors provides the critical first step in developing interventions to increase children's active play, and therefore overall physical activity...
  41. 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:..
  42. 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...
  43. 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:..
  44. 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:..
  45. 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...
  46. 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...
  47. pmc Testing a self-determination theory model of children's physical activity motivation: a cross-sectional study
    Simon J Sebire
    Centre for Exercise Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, BS8 1TZ Bristol, United Kingdom
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:111. 2013
    ....
  48. 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...
  49. pmc Why some do but most don't. Barriers and enablers to engaging low-income groups in physical activity programmes: a mixed methods study
    Janet Withall
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, BS8 1TZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:507. 2011
    ....
  50. 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...
  51. 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:..
  52. 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:..
  53. doi request reprint Parenting quality and television viewing among 10 year old children
    Simon J Sebire
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Prev Med 56:348-50. 2013
    ..This study aims to examine the associations between parenting quality and children's screen-time...
  54. doi 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...
  55. 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...
  56. 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
  57. 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...
  58. 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...
  59. 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...
  60. 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:..
  61. doi request reprint Objectively assessed physical activity and weight status in Maltese 11-12 year-olds
    Andrew Decelis
    a Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Eur J Sport Sci 14:S257-66. 2014
    ..These results suggest that we need to provide more opportunities for overweight and obese children to be active throughout the week, with a particular emphasis on physical activity during school hours...