Janice L Thompson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity and consequent health risks: is prevention realistic and achievable?
    Janice L Thompson
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 93:722-4. 2008
  2. 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
  3. doi request reprint Conference on "Multidisciplinary approaches to nutritional problems". Symposium on "Performance, exercise and health". Exercise in improving health v. performance
    Janice L Thompson
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, The University of Bristol, Bristol BS81TP, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 68:29-33. 2009
  4. pmc Reducing diabetes risk in American Indian women
    Janice L Thompson
    Office of Native American Diabetes Programs, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:192-201. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Food shopping habits, physical activity and health-related indicators among adults aged ≥70 years
    Janice L Thompson
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Road, Bristol BS81TZ, UK
    Public Health Nutr 14:1640-9. 2011
  6. pmc Getting out and about in older adults: the nature of daily trips and their association with objectively assessed physical activity
    Mark G Davis
    University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:116. 2011
  7. 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
  8. pmc Impact of periodic follow-up testing among urban American Indian women with impaired fasting glucose
    Peg Allen
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, MSC 105550, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A76. 2008
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity and consequent health risks: is prevention realistic and achievable?
    Janice L Thompson
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Arch Dis Child 93:722-4. 2008
  2. 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...
  3. doi request reprint Conference on "Multidisciplinary approaches to nutritional problems". Symposium on "Performance, exercise and health". Exercise in improving health v. performance
    Janice L Thompson
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, The University of Bristol, Bristol BS81TP, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 68:29-33. 2009
    ..As most adults do not meet current recommendations there is a critical need for innovative approaches to increase physical activity across large-scale populations...
  4. pmc Reducing diabetes risk in American Indian women
    Janice L Thompson
    Office of Native American Diabetes Programs, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:192-201. 2008
    ..American Indians experience high rates of type 2 diabetes. The impact of low-intensity interventions on diabetes risk among young American Indian women is unknown...
  5. doi request reprint Food shopping habits, physical activity and health-related indicators among adults aged ≥70 years
    Janice L Thompson
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Road, Bristol BS81TZ, UK
    Public Health Nutr 14:1640-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the food shopping habits of older adults in the UK and explore their potential associations with selected health-related indicators...
  6. pmc Getting out and about in older adults: the nature of daily trips and their association with objectively assessed physical activity
    Mark G Davis
    University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:116. 2011
    ..Daily trip frequency is independently associated with objectively assessed PA volumes (OAs). Little is known about correlates and these trips' transport mode, and how these elements relate to PA...
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Impact of periodic follow-up testing among urban American Indian women with impaired fasting glucose
    Peg Allen
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, MSC 105550, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A76. 2008
    ..Intensive lifestyle counseling interventions have delayed or prevented the onset of type 2 diabetes, but it is not known whether less intensive, more easily replicable efforts can also be effective...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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
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  13. 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
    ....
  14. 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
    ..Each additional piece of media equipment in the home was associated with a 28 % increase in the likelihood that parents watched ≥ 2 h of TV per day...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. pmc School travel mode, parenting practices and physical activity among UK Year 5 and 6 children
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:370. 2014
    ..The current study sought to examine whether PA parenting practices differ by school travel mode and whether school travel mode and PA parenting practices are associated with PA...
  18. pmc Associations between objectively assessed child and parental physical activity: a cross-sectional study of families with 5-6 year old children
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Road, Bristol, BS8 1TZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:655. 2014
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Environmental, policy, and cultural factors related to physical activity in sedentary American Indian women
    Janice L Thompson
    Office of Native American Diabetes Programs, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 1720 Louisiana Boulevard, Suite 312, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    Women Health 36:59-74. 2002
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Objectively measured physical activity in a diverse sample of older urban UK adults
    Mark G Davis
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:647-54. 2011
    ..There are many health and social benefits of physical activity (PA) for older adults, but little is known about their activity patterns...
  21. ncbi request reprint Associations between body mass index, cardiorespiratory fitness, metabolic syndrome, and impaired fasting glucose in young, urban native american women
    Janice L Thompson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Office of Native American Diabetes Programs, Department of Family and Community Medicine, The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 5:45-54. 2007
    ..This information can be used to design effective diabetes prevention interventions...
  22. 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...
  23. ncbi request reprint Personal, social, and environmental correlates of physical activity in Native American women
    Janice L Thompson
    Office of Native American Diabetes Programs, Department of Internal Medicine, The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 1720 Louisiana Boulevard, Suite 312, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:53-60. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship among physical activity and various personal, social environmental, and physical environmental factors in Native American women...
  24. 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...
  25. 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:..
  26. 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:..
  27. 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:..
  28. pmc Cross-sectional associations between the screen-time of parents and young children: differences by parent and child gender and day of the week
    Russell Jago
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TZ, England
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:54. 2014
    ..Greater time spent screen-viewing (SV) has been linked to adverse health outcomes. The aim of this study was to examine whether parental SV time is associated with child SV time on week and weekend days...
  29. 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...
  30. doi request reprint Dietary risk factors for the development of insulin resistance in adolescent girls: a 3-year prospective study
    James White
    1 Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    Public Health Nutr 17:361-8. 2014
    ..Identifying risk factors for insulin resistance in adolescence could provide valuable information for early prevention. The study sought to identify risk factors for changes in insulin resistance and fasting blood glucose levels...
  31. ncbi request reprint Sharing a vision of hope for diabetes care and prevention among American Indian and Alaska Native communities: the National Diabetes Prevention Center
    JoAnne Pegler
    National Diabetes Prevention Center, Program Development Branch, Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 506 West Route 66, Gallup, NM 87301, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2003
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Environmental, policy, and cultural factors related to physical activity in a diverse sample of women: The Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--summary and discussion
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Prevention Research Center, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Women Health 36:123-34. 2002
    ..g., family priority) while some were unique (e.g., lack of community support). Assessing and addressing the issues raised should be considered when planning physical activity-interventions for these populations...
  33. ncbi request reprint Quantitative study of correlates of physical activity in women from diverse racial/ethnic groups: Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--introduction and methodology
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:5-14. 2003
    ..The goal of the survey was to identify personal, social environmental, and physical environmental factors that are associated with physical activity status among diverse groups of women...
  34. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of a questionnaire on physical activity and its correlates among women from diverse racial and ethnic groups
    Kelly R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 137 E Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:15-22. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the test-retest reliability of a survey designed to measure physical activity and its correlates among women from diverse racial and ethnic groups...
  35. ncbi request reprint Quantitative study of correlates of physical activity in women from diverse racial/ethnic groups: The Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--summary and conclusions
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, St Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:93-103. 2003
    ..The goal of the survey was to identify personal, social environmental, cultural, and physical environmental factors that are associated with physical activity status among a diverse group of women...
  36. ncbi request reprint Environmental, policy, and cultural factors related to physical activity in a diverse sample of women: the Women's Cardiovascular Health Network Project--introduction and methodology
    Amy A Eyler
    is affiliated Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Prevention Research Center, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Women Health 36:1-15. 2002
    ..Groups represented both urban and rural living environments. This article explains the basis for this project and the methodology used. Other articles in this series explain the results from the focus groups in detail...