Marie H Murphy

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Affiliation: University of Ulster
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does doing housework keep you healthy? The contribution of domestic physical activity to meeting current recommendations for health
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, CO, Antrim BT37 0QB, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:966. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Physical activity, walking and leanness: an analysis of the Northern Ireland Sport and Physical Activity Survey (SAPAS)
    M H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, BT37 0QB, UK
    Prev Med 54:140-4. 2012
  3. pmc Exercise and postprandial lipaemia: effects on peripheral vascular function, oxidative stress and gastrointestinal transit
    Miriam Clegg
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
    Lipids Health Dis 6:30. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of walking on fitness, fatness and resting blood pressure: a meta-analysis of randomised, controlled trials
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, School of Health Sciences, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Newtownabbey Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, BT37 0QB, UK
    Prev Med 44:377-85. 2007
  5. pmc The effect of a worksite based walking programme on cardiovascular risk in previously sedentary civil servants [NCT00284479]
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:136. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Accumulated versus continuous exercise for health benefit: a review of empirical studies
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Sports Med 39:29-43. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Session 1: Public health nutrition: Physical activity prescription for public health
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 69:178-84. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The biochemical, physiological and psychological consequences of a "1,000 miles in 1,000 hours" walking challenge
    M H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Belfast, BT37 OQB, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:781-8. 2012
  9. pmc Effect of α-lipoic acid and exercise training on cardiovascular disease risk in obesity with impaired glucose tolerance
    Andrea M McNeilly
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, BT37 OQB, UK
    Lipids Health Dis 10:217. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of 60 minutes of brisk walking per week, accumulated in two different patterns, on cardiovascular risk
    Elaine M Murtagh
    School of Applied Medical Science and Sports Studies, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Shore Road, Newtownabbey Co Antrim, BT37 0QB, Northern Ireland
    Prev Med 41:92-7. 2005

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Does doing housework keep you healthy? The contribution of domestic physical activity to meeting current recommendations for health
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, CO, Antrim BT37 0QB, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:966. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Physical activity, walking and leanness: an analysis of the Northern Ireland Sport and Physical Activity Survey (SAPAS)
    M H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, BT37 0QB, UK
    Prev Med 54:140-4. 2012
    ..To report on the contribution walking makes to total weekly physical activity and the relationship between the volume and intensity of walking and leanness in a representative sample of the Northern Ireland population...
  3. pmc Exercise and postprandial lipaemia: effects on peripheral vascular function, oxidative stress and gastrointestinal transit
    Miriam Clegg
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
    Lipids Health Dis 6:30. 2007
    ..05). There were no changes in gastric emptying, cholesterol, or C-reactive protein levels. These data suggest that acute exercise prior to the consumption of a high-fat meal has the potential to reduce vascular impairments...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of walking on fitness, fatness and resting blood pressure: a meta-analysis of randomised, controlled trials
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, School of Health Sciences, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Newtownabbey Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, BT37 0QB, UK
    Prev Med 44:377-85. 2007
    ..The purpose of this review was to perform a meta-analysis on walking intervention studies in order to quantify the magnitude and direction of walking-induced changes that may alter selected cardiovascular risk factors...
  5. pmc The effect of a worksite based walking programme on cardiovascular risk in previously sedentary civil servants [NCT00284479]
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:136. 2006
    ..This study examined the effects of 45 minutes self-paced walking, 2 d. wk(-1) on aerobic fitness, blood pressure (BP), body composition, lipids and C-Reactive Protein (CRP) in previously sedentary civil servants...
  6. doi request reprint Accumulated versus continuous exercise for health benefit: a review of empirical studies
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Sports Med 39:29-43. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Session 1: Public health nutrition: Physical activity prescription for public health
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 69:178-84. 2010
    ..The immense challenge for public health professionals now lies in encouraging the sedentary population to adopt a more active lifestyle...
  8. doi request reprint The biochemical, physiological and psychological consequences of a "1,000 miles in 1,000 hours" walking challenge
    M H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Belfast, BT37 OQB, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:781-8. 2012
    ..Participation in this novel '1,000 mile 1,000 h' walking challenge evoked considerable physiological stress in a fit, healthy middle-aged participant but did not markedly alter cognitive performance or mood over the 42-day period...
  9. pmc Effect of α-lipoic acid and exercise training on cardiovascular disease risk in obesity with impaired glucose tolerance
    Andrea M McNeilly
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, BT37 OQB, UK
    Lipids Health Dis 10:217. 2011
    ..However, when α-lipoic acid is combined with exercise, this atherogenic effect is abolished...
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of 60 minutes of brisk walking per week, accumulated in two different patterns, on cardiovascular risk
    Elaine M Murtagh
    School of Applied Medical Science and Sports Studies, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Shore Road, Newtownabbey Co Antrim, BT37 0QB, Northern Ireland
    Prev Med 41:92-7. 2005
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Seasonal and annual variation in young children's physical activity
    David P McKee
    Department of Health and Physical Education, Stranmillis University College, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1318-24. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to 1) examine the influence of season and increasing age on objectively assessed PA in preschool children and 2) examine the stability of young children's PA rankings during 1 yr...
  12. ncbi request reprint Acute exercise and impaired glucose tolerance in obese humans
    Conor M McClean
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Shore Road Belfast, County Antrim, BT37 OQB, Northern Ireland
    J Clin Lipidol 3:262-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effects of acute aerobic exercise on glycemia, regional arterial stiffness, and oxidative stress in obese subjects with IGT...
  13. doi request reprint The impact of acute moderate intensity exercise on arterial regional stiffness, lipid peroxidation, and antioxidant status in healthy males
    Conor M McClean
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Res Sports Med 19:1-13. 2011
    ..05). Retinol and lycopene were increased following exercise (P < 0.05). These findings suggest that acute moderate exercise has no effect on PWV and LOOHs, but it can increase systemic antioxidants, which may be of benefit to health...
  14. ncbi request reprint Speed and exercise intensity of recreational walkers
    Elaine M Murtagh
    School of Applied Medical Sciences and Sports Studies, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Newtownabbey, County Antrim, BT37 0QB, Northern Ireland
    Prev Med 35:397-400. 2002
    ..However, little is known about whether recreational walkers self-select a pace which elicits this intensity and how they interpret the term "brisk walking."..
  15. pmc Reducing the decline in physical activity during pregnancy: a systematic review of behaviour change interventions
    Sinead Currie
    Maternal, Fetal and Infant Research Centre, Institute of Nursing and Health Research, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
    PLoS ONE 8:e66385. 2013
    ..This systematic review evaluated the content of PA interventions to reduce the decline of PA in pregnant women with a specific emphasis on the behaviour change techniques employed to elicit this change...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of acute aerobic exercise on pulse wave velocity and oxidative stress following postprandial hypertriglyceridemia in healthy men
    Conor M Mc Clean
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, School of Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Shore Road, Newtownabbey, County Antrim, BT37 OQB, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 100:225-34. 2007
    ..52 +/- 0.05 vs. 0.41 +/- 0.1 units mul(-1); P < 0.05). These findings suggest that a single session of aerobic exercise can ameliorate the postprandial impairments in arterial function by possibly reducing oxidative stress levels...