Emmanuel Stamatakis

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Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Screen-based entertainment time, all-cause mortality, and cardiovascular events: population-based study with ongoing mortality and hospital events follow-up
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:292-9. 2011
  2. ncbi Associations between socio-economic position and sedentary behaviour in a large population sample of Australian middle and older-aged adults: The Social, Economic, and Environmental Factor (SEEF) Study
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia PARG Physical Activity Research Group, Population Health Domain, University College London, London, UK Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK Electronic address
    Prev Med 63:72-80. 2014
  3. pmc Are sitting occupations associated with increased all-cause, cancer, and cardiovascular disease mortality risk? A pooled analysis of seven British population cohorts
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Physical Activity Research Group, Division of Population Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kindom Prevention Research Collaboration, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e73753. 2013
  4. pmc A non-exercise testing method for estimating cardiorespiratory fitness: associations with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in a pooled analysis of eight population-based cohorts
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Eur Heart J 34:750-8. 2013
  5. doi Undue industry influences that distort healthcare research, strategy, expenditure and practice: a review
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Invest 43:469-75. 2013
  6. doi Associations between indicators of screen time and adiposity indices in Portuguese children
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Prev Med 56:299-303. 2013
  7. doi Type-specific screen time associations with cardiovascular risk markers in children
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 44:481-8. 2013
  8. doi Sedentary time in relation to cardio-metabolic risk factors: differential associations for self-report vs accelerometry in working age adults
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1328-37. 2012
  9. doi Associations between multiple indicators of objectively-measured and self-reported sedentary behaviour and cardiometabolic risk in older adults
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Prev Med 54:82-7. 2012
  10. doi The extent to which adiposity markers explain the association between sedentary behavior and cardiometabolic risk factors
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:229-32. 2012

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Publications62

  1. doi Screen-based entertainment time, all-cause mortality, and cardiovascular events: population-based study with ongoing mortality and hospital events follow-up
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:292-9. 2011
    ....
  2. ncbi Associations between socio-economic position and sedentary behaviour in a large population sample of Australian middle and older-aged adults: The Social, Economic, and Environmental Factor (SEEF) Study
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia PARG Physical Activity Research Group, Population Health Domain, University College London, London, UK Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK Electronic address
    Prev Med 63:72-80. 2014
    ..This study aims to assess the associations between SEP and multiple indicators of sedentary behaviour among Australian mid-to-older age adults...
  3. pmc Are sitting occupations associated with increased all-cause, cancer, and cardiovascular disease mortality risk? A pooled analysis of seven British population cohorts
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Physical Activity Research Group, Division of Population Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kindom Prevention Research Collaboration, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e73753. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the association between occupational sitting and cardiovascular, cancer and all-cause mortality in a pooled sample of seven British general population cohorts...
  4. pmc A non-exercise testing method for estimating cardiorespiratory fitness: associations with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in a pooled analysis of eight population-based cohorts
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Eur Heart J 34:750-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to examine the association of a validated NET-F algorithm with all-cause and CVD mortality...
  5. doi Undue industry influences that distort healthcare research, strategy, expenditure and practice: a review
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Invest 43:469-75. 2013
    ..The enormous financial interests involved in the development and marketing of drugs and devices may have given excessive power to these industries to influence medical research, policy, and practice...
  6. doi Associations between indicators of screen time and adiposity indices in Portuguese children
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Prev Med 56:299-303. 2013
    ..To examine associations between three types of screen time (TV, electronic games (EG), and personal computer (PC)) and two proxies of adiposity (body mass index (BMI) and sum of skinfolds) in children...
  7. doi Type-specific screen time associations with cardiovascular risk markers in children
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 44:481-8. 2013
    ..There is evidence that TV time may have stronger associations with cardiovascular risk markers than other types of screen time, but most studies focus on TV, or total screen time...
  8. doi Sedentary time in relation to cardio-metabolic risk factors: differential associations for self-report vs accelerometry in working age adults
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1328-37. 2012
    ....
  9. doi Associations between multiple indicators of objectively-measured and self-reported sedentary behaviour and cardiometabolic risk in older adults
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Prev Med 54:82-7. 2012
    ..To examine the associations between sedentary behaviour (SB) measured objectively and by self-report and cardiometabolic risk factors...
  10. doi The extent to which adiposity markers explain the association between sedentary behavior and cardiometabolic risk factors
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:229-32. 2012
    ..3-95.9%). Future longitudinal studies should further examine the mediatory role of adiposity in explaining the associations between SB and cardiometabolic risk...
  11. doi Early adulthood television viewing and cardiometabolic risk profiles in early middle age: results from a population, prospective cohort study
    E Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Diabetologia 55:311-20. 2012
    ..We hypothesised that television (TV) viewing in early to mid-adulthood predicts an adverse cardiometabolic risk factor profile in middle age independently of participation in physical activity...
  12. doi Physical activity, mortality, and cardiovascular disease: is domestic physical activity beneficial? The Scottish Health Survey -- 1995, 1998, and 2003
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1191-200. 2009
    ..CVD preventive efforts may need to focus on moderate-to-vigorous-intensity physical activities other than those performed in and around the household...
  13. doi Cardiovascular medication, physical activity and mortality: cross-sectional population study with ongoing mortality follow-up
    E Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Heart 95:448-53. 2009
    ..To establish physical activity levels in relation to cardiovascular medication and to examine if physical activity is associated with benefit independently of medication among people with no diagnosis of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  14. ncbi Temporal trends in physical activity in England: the Health Survey for England 1991 to 2004
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, 1 19 Torrington Place, WC1E 6BT, London, UK
    Prev Med 45:416-23. 2007
    ..Physical activity is an established risk factor for chronic disease but very little is known about its temporal trends in England. Such information is crucial for planning public health interventions...
  15. pmc Overweight and obesity trends from 1974 to 2003 in English children: what is the role of socioeconomic factors?
    E Stamatakis
    University College London, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:999-1004. 2005
    ..To examine the childhood overweight and obesity prevalence trends between 1974 and 2003 and to assess whether these trends relate to parental social class and household income...
  16. doi Television viewing and other screen-based entertainment in relation to multiple socioeconomic status indicators and area deprivation: the Scottish Health Survey 2003
    E Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:734-40. 2009
    ..This study aimed to assess the relationships between SEP, neighbourhood deprivation and an index of sedentary time...
  17. doi Moderate-to-vigorous physical activity and sedentary behaviours in relation to body mass index-defined and waist circumference-defined obesity
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    Br J Nutr 101:765-73. 2009
    ..In conclusion, physical activity and sedentary behaviour are independently related to obesity. Public health recommendations should both promote physical activity and discourage engagement in sedentary pursuits...
  18. pmc Prevention of cardiovascular disease: why do we neglect the most potent intervention?
    Emmanuel Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Heart 96:261-2. 2010
    ..The collateral health benefits of physical activity prescription support its use as standard option in preventive health care...
  19. doi Time trends in childhood and adolescent obesity in England from 1995 to 2007 and projections of prevalence to 2015
    E Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, WC1E 7HB London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:167-74. 2010
    ..The aim was to examine the 1995-2007 childhood and adolescent obesity trends and project prevalence to 2015 by age group and social class...
  20. pmc Childhood obesity and overweight prevalence trends in England: evidence for growing socioeconomic disparities
    E Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:41-7. 2010
    ..The main aim of this study was to update the prevalence trends among school-age children and assess the changing socioeconomic gradient...
  21. doi Temporal trends in adults' sports participation patterns in England between 1997 and 2006: the Health Survey for England
    E Stamatakis
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Br J Sports Med 42:901-8. 2008
    ..To examine temporal trends in participation in sport and exercise activities in England between 1997 and 2006 while taking into account wider societal changes...
  22. ncbi 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
    ....
  23. doi Psychological distress as a risk factor for cardiovascular events: pathophysiological and behavioral mechanisms
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College, London, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:2156-62. 2008
    ..This study sought to estimate the extent to which behavioral and pathophysiological risk factors account for the association between psychological distress and incident cardiovascular events...
  24. doi Physical activity and cardiovascular mortality risk: possible protective mechanisms?
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:84-8. 2012
    ..We examined the extent to which modification of primary risk markers explains the association between physical activity and cardiovascular death in participants with diagnosed cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  25. doi Objectively assessed secondhand smoke exposure and mental health in adults: cross-sectional and prospective evidence from the Scottish Health Survey
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, 1 19 Torrington Pl, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:850-5. 2010
    ..Secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure has been related to various somatic health outcomes, although very little is known about the association between SHS exposure and mental health...
  26. doi Overweight and obese cardiac patients have better prognosis despite reporting worse perceived health and more conventional risk factors
    Mark Hamer
    Population Domain Physical Activity Research Group PARG, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Prev Med 57:12-6. 2013
    ..We examined the role of self-rated health, behavioral and objectively assessed risk factors, in order to further explore mechanisms that might influence the association between body mass index (BMI) and mortality in CVD patients...
  27. doi Low-dose physical activity attenuates cardiovascular disease mortality in men and women with clustered metabolic risk factors
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College, London, UK
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:494-9. 2012
    ..Physical activity may ameliorate the health hazards of metabolic disorders but evidence is inconclusive, and estimates of the minimal threshold for protection remain unknown...
  28. doi Objectively measured secondhand smoke exposure and mental health in children: evidence from the Scottish Health Survey
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:326-31. 2011
    ..To examine the association between objectively assessed secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure and mental health in a representative sample of British children...
  29. doi Television- and screen-based activity and mental well-being in adults
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 38:375-80. 2010
    ..Sedentary behavior is emerging as an independent risk factor for physical health, although there is no existing evidence regarding mental well-being...
  30. pmc Objectively measured secondhand smoke exposure and risk of cardiovascular disease: what is the mediating role of inflammatory and hemostatic factors?
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:18-23. 2010
    ....
  31. pmc Psychological distress as a risk factor for death from cerebrovascular disease
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    CMAJ 184:1461-6. 2012
    ..Little is known about psychological risk factors in cerebrovascular disease. We examined the association between psychological distress and risk of death due to cerebrovascular disease...
  32. doi Utility of C-reactive protein for cardiovascular risk stratification across three age groups in subjects without existing cardiovascular diseases
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 104:538-42. 2009
    ..Our results provide validation of the recently devised Framingham risk factor algorithm for use in primary care in participants <65 years old...
  33. doi Physical activity and mortality in men and women with diagnosed cardiovascular disease
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, Torrington Place, London, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 16:156-60. 2009
    ..We examined the association between different types of physical activity (domestic, walking, sports) and mortality in participants with established cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  34. doi Comparison of risk factors for fatal stroke and ischemic heart disease: a prospective follow up of the health survey for England
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Atherosclerosis 219:807-10. 2011
    ..The aim was to compare risk factors for stroke and ischemic heart disease (IHD) in a large general population cohort...
  35. doi Physical activity and risk of cardiovascular disease events: inflammatory and metabolic mechanisms
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1206-11. 2009
    ....
  36. doi The role of conventional and novel mechanisms in explaining increased risk of cardiovascular events in offspring with positive parental history
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Hypertens 27:1966-71. 2009
    ..We examined the contribution of conventional and novel risk factors in explaining the excess risk of cardiovascular events in offspring with positive parental history (PH+)...
  37. doi Low socioeconomic status and psychological distress as synergistic predictors of mortality from stroke and coronary heart disease
    Antonio Ivan Lazzarino
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Psychosom Med 75:311-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to test whether lower socioeconomic status (SES) augments the effect of psychological distress on mortality from stroke or coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  38. doi The combined association of psychological distress and socioeconomic status with all-cause mortality: a national cohort study
    Antonio Ivan Lazzarino
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England
    JAMA Intern Med 173:22-7. 2013
    ..Psychological distress and low socioeconomic status (SES) are recognized risk factors for mortality. The aim of this study was to test whether lower SES amplifies the effect of psychological distress on all-cause mortality...
  39. ncbi Linking young people's knowledge of public health guidelines to physical activity levels in England
    Marilyn Roth
    Dept of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 22:467-76. 2010
    ..Findings support the call for physical activity-promoting policy and programs aimed at specific groups of children who are prone to lower levels of activity...
  40. pmc Hypertension awareness and psychological distress
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, 1 19 Torrington Pl, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Hypertension 56:547-50. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that labeling individuals as hypertensive, rather than having elevated blood pressure, per se, may partially explain the greater levels of distress in patients treated for hypertension...
  41. doi Psychological distress, glycated hemoglobin, and mortality in adults with and without diabetes
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychosom Med 72:882-6. 2010
    ..To examine associations between psychological distress, glucose metabolism, and death. There is limited information about the long-term prognosis of diabetic patients with psychological distress...
  42. doi The combined influence of hypertension and common mental disorder on all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Hypertens 28:2401-6. 2010
    ..We examined the combined effects of hypertension and common mental disorder on mortality in participants with both treated and untreated hypertension...
  43. doi Assessment of physical activity levels in South Asians in the UK: findings from the Health Survey for England
    Emily D Williams
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:517-21. 2011
    ..Behavioural risk factors such as physical inactivity have been explored as possible explanations for this trend. However, there have been few comprehensive accounts describing physical activity levels of this ethnic group...
  44. pmc Children's and adolescents' sedentary behaviour in relation to socioeconomic position
    Ngaire Coombs
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:868-74. 2013
    ..Little is known about how socioeconomic position (SEP) and sedentary behaviour are associated in children and adolescents. This study examines associations between SEP and sedentary behaviour in school-age children and adolescents...
  45. pmc Metabolically healthy obesity and risk of all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, 1 19 Torrington Place, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:2482-8. 2012
    ..Previous studies have identified an obese phenotype without the burden of adiposity-associated cardiometabolic risk factors, although the health effects remain unclear...
  46. doi Psychological distress, television viewing, and physical activity in children aged 4 to 12 years
    Mark Hamer
    University College London, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 123:1263-8. 2009
    ....
  47. doi Association of very highly elevated C-reactive protein concentration with cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Clin Chem 56:132-5. 2010
    ..We examined the association between very highly increased hsCRP and risk of incident cardiovascular disease (CVD) events and all-cause mortality...
  48. doi Physical activity behaviour and coronary heart disease mortality among South Asian people in the UK: an observational longitudinal study
    Emily D Williams
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Heart 97:655-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the contribution of physical inactivity to the excess mortality from coronary heart disease (CHD) observed in the UK South Asian population...
  49. doi Dose-response relationship between physical activity and mental health: the Scottish Health Survey
    M Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    Br J Sports Med 43:1111-4. 2009
    ..The association between mental health and physical activity behaviours was examined among a representative sample of men and women from the Scottish Health Surveys...
  50. doi Low-intensity physical activity is associated with reduced risk of incident type 2 diabetes in older adults: evidence from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    P Demakakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetologia 53:1877-85. 2010
    ..We examined whether small amounts of low-intensity physical activity were associated with reduced risk of developing type 2 diabetes in a national sample of people aged 50 years and over...
  51. doi Trends in obesity among adults in England from 1993 to 2004 by age and social class and projections of prevalence to 2012
    P Zaninotto
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 7HB, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:140-6. 2009
    ..Repeated cross-sectional surveys were carried out of representative samples of the general population living in households in England conducted annually (1993 to 2004)...
  52. pmc Daily sitting time and all-cause mortality: a meta-analysis
    Josephine Y Chau
    Prevention Research Collaboration, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e80000. 2013
    ..To quantify the association between daily total sitting and all-cause mortality risk and to examine dose-response relationships with and without adjustment for moderate-to-vigorous physical activity...
  53. pmc Physical activity education in the undergraduate curricula of all UK medical schools: are tomorrow's doctors equipped to follow clinical guidelines?
    Richard Weiler
    University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Br J Sports Med 46:1024-6. 2012
    ....
  54. pmc The prevalence and correlates of sitting in European adults - a comparison of 32 Eurobarometer-participating countries
    Jason A Bennie
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, 92 94 Parramatta Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:107. 2013
    ..Prolonged sitting is an emerging health risk. However, multi-country comparative sitting data are sparse. This paper reports the prevalence and correlates of sitting time in 32 European countries...
  55. pmc Watching sport on television, physical activity, and risk of obesity in older adults
    Mark Hamer
    Population Health Domain Physical Activity Research Group, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:10. 2014
    ..We examined the association between watching sport on TV, physical activity levels, and risk of obesity...
  56. doi The impact of physical activity on all-cause mortality in men and women after a cancer diagnosis
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 20:225-31. 2009
    ..We examined the association between different types of physical activity (domestic, walking, sports) and mortality in 293 participants (65.5% women) with a cancer registration prior to the baseline assessment...
  57. doi Yoga practice in England 1997-2008: prevalence, temporal trends, and correlates of participation
    Ding Ding
    Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, Level 2, Medical Foundation Building, University of Sydney, 94 Parramatta Rd, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMC Res Notes 7:172. 2014
    ..The objective of the study is to examine the prevalence, trends and correlates of yoga practice in England between 1997 and 2008...
  58. ncbi Measuring physical activity in children and adolescents for dietary surveys: practicalities, problems and pitfalls
    Jennifer S Mindell
    Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 73:218-25. 2014
    ..Although overcoming many limitations of questionnaires, objective measures also have drawbacks, including technical, practical and interpretational issues. ..
  59. doi Prospective study of sedentary behavior, risk of depression, and cognitive impairment
    Mark Hamer
    1Population Health Domain Physical Activity Research Group, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UNITED KINGDOM 2School for Physiology, Nutrition and Consumer Sciences, North West University, Potchefstroom, SOUTH AFRICA and 3Prevention Research Collaboration, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:718-23. 2014
    ..We examined the association between several types of common sedentary behaviors (TV viewing, Internet use, reading) and different aspects of mental health...
  60. pmc Screen-based sedentary behavior, physical activity, and muscle strength in the English longitudinal study of ageing
    Mark Hamer
    Population Health Domain Physical Activity Research Group, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e66222. 2013
    ..We examined the association between two screen-based leisure time sedentary activities (daily TV viewing time and internet use) and muscle strength...
  61. doi Psychiatric hospital admissions, behavioral risk factors, and all-cause mortality: the Scottish health survey
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England
    Arch Intern Med 168:2474-9. 2008
    ..We examined whether the association between episodes of psychiatric illness that involved hospitalization and all-cause mortality is mediated by behavioral risk factors...
  62. ncbi Failure to validate the Health Survey for England physical activity module in a cardiac population
    Alison Orrell
    BHF Care and Education Research Group, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Health Policy 84:262-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the validity of the Health Survey for England physical activity module as a measure of physical activity in older adults with coronary heart disease...