B E Ainsworth

Summary

Affiliation: Arizona State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint 2011 Compendium of Physical Activities: a second update of codes and MET values
    Barbara E Ainsworth
    Exercise and Wellness Program, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1575-81. 2011
  2. doi request reprint How do I measure physical activity in my patients? Questionnaires and objective methods
    B E Ainsworth
    Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University, 7350 E Unity, Mesa, AZ 85242, USA
    Br J Sports Med 43:6-9. 2009
  3. pmc Perceived neighborhood environment and physical activity in 11 countries: do associations differ by country?
    Ding Ding
    Department of Family Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:57. 2013
  4. pmc Patterns of neighborhood environment attributes related to physical activity across 11 countries: a latent class analysis
    Marc A Adams
    Exercise and Wellness, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:34. 2013
  5. pmc Pedometer determined physical activity tracks in African American adults: the Jackson Heart Study
    Robert L Newton
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA Catrine
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:44. 2012
  6. pmc The International Prevalence Study on Physical Activity: results from 20 countries
    Adrian Bauman
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:21. 2009
  7. pmc Physical activity and sedentary behaviors in postpartum Latinas: Madres para la Salud
    Barbara E Ainsworth
    Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1298-306. 2013
  8. pmc "ASUKI Step" pedometer intervention in university staff: rationale and design
    Barbara E Ainsworth
    Exercise and Wellness Program, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, 500 N, 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:657. 2012
  9. pmc Development of a compendium of energy expenditures for youth
    Kate Ridley
    Centre for the Analysis of Educational Futures, School of Education, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:45. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional comparison of physical activity and inactivity patterns in Chinese and Filipino youth
    C Tudor-Locke
    Walking Research Laboratory, Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University East, Mesa, AZ 85212 0180, USA
    Child Care Health Dev 33:59-66. 2007

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint 2011 Compendium of Physical Activities: a second update of codes and MET values
    Barbara E Ainsworth
    Exercise and Wellness Program, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1575-81. 2011
    ..We provide the second update of the Compendium, called the 2011 Compendium...
  2. doi request reprint How do I measure physical activity in my patients? Questionnaires and objective methods
    B E Ainsworth
    Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University, 7350 E Unity, Mesa, AZ 85242, USA
    Br J Sports Med 43:6-9. 2009
    ..If more precise measures of energy expenditure are desired, a provider can use the isotopic doubly labelled water method to estimate kilocalories; however, this method is costly and is impractical in non-research clinical settings...
  3. pmc Perceived neighborhood environment and physical activity in 11 countries: do associations differ by country?
    Ding Ding
    Department of Family Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:57. 2013
    ..The current study examined whether associations between perceived attributes of neighborhood environments and physical activity differed by country...
  4. pmc Patterns of neighborhood environment attributes related to physical activity across 11 countries: a latent class analysis
    Marc A Adams
    Exercise and Wellness, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:34. 2013
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to: 1) detect international neighborhood typologies based on participants' response patterns to an environment survey and 2) to estimate associations between neighborhood environment patterns and PA...
  5. pmc Pedometer determined physical activity tracks in African American adults: the Jackson Heart Study
    Robert L Newton
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA Catrine
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:44. 2012
    ..This study investigated the number of pedometer assessment occasions required to establish habitual physical activity in African American adults...
  6. pmc The International Prevalence Study on Physical Activity: results from 20 countries
    Adrian Bauman
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:21. 2009
    ..The International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) was developed for international surveillance. The purpose of this study was a comparative international study of population physical activity prevalence across 20 countries...
  7. pmc Physical activity and sedentary behaviors in postpartum Latinas: Madres para la Salud
    Barbara E Ainsworth
    Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1298-306. 2013
    ..To describe the physical activity (PA) and sedentary behaviors of postpartum Latinas who are overweight or obese before initiating Madres para la Salud, a social support-mediated walking intervention to promote postpartum weight loss...
  8. pmc "ASUKI Step" pedometer intervention in university staff: rationale and design
    Barbara E Ainsworth
    Exercise and Wellness Program, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, 500 N, 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:657. 2012
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  9. pmc Development of a compendium of energy expenditures for youth
    Kate Ridley
    Centre for the Analysis of Educational Futures, School of Education, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:45. 2008
    ..This paper presents a Compendium of Energy Expenditures for use in scoring physical activity questionnaires and estimating energy expenditure levels in youth...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional comparison of physical activity and inactivity patterns in Chinese and Filipino youth
    C Tudor-Locke
    Walking Research Laboratory, Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University East, Mesa, AZ 85212 0180, USA
    Child Care Health Dev 33:59-66. 2007
    ..To compare and contrast youth physical activity (PA) and inactivity patterns in two developing Asian countries: the Philippines and China...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and inactivity in Chinese school-aged youth: the China Health and Nutrition Survey
    C Tudor-Locke
    Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University East, Mesa, AZ 85212, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:1093-9. 2003
    ..To describe physical activity (PA) and inactivity levels and patterns in Chinese school children (aged 6-18 y)...
  12. pmc BMI-referenced cut points for pedometer-determined steps per day in adults
    C Tudor-Locke
    Dept of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University, Mesa, AZ 85212, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:S126-39. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to establish preliminary criterion-referenced cut points for adult pedometer-determined physical activity (PA) related to weight status defined by body mass index (BMI)...
  13. doi request reprint Evaluation of the MyWellness Key accelerometer
    S D Herrmann
    Healthy Lifestyles Research Center, Program in Exercise and Wellness, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, 7350 E Unity Avenue, Mesa, AZ 85212, USA
    Br J Sports Med 45:109-13. 2011
    ..to examine the concurrent validity of the Technogym MyWellness Key accelerometer against objective and subjective physical activity (PA) measures...
  14. ncbi request reprint Omission of active commuting to school and the prevalence of children's health-related physical activity levels: the Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Study
    C Tudor-Locke
    Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University, Mesa, AZ 85212 0180, USA
    Child Care Health Dev 28:507-12. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the analytical impact of omitting active commuting to school (walking or bicycling) on conclusions about children's physical activity levels...
  15. ncbi request reprint How many days of pedometer monitoring predict weekly physical activity in adults?
    C Tudor-Locke
    Department Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University East, Mesa, AZ 85212, USA
    Prev Med 40:293-8. 2005
    ..The study purpose was to establish the number (and type) of days needed to estimate mean pedometer-determined steps/day in a field setting...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in Filipino youth: the Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey
    C Tudor-Locke
    Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University East, Mesa 85212, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:181-90. 2003
    ..To describe physical activity (PA) and inactivity levels of Filipino youth aged 14-16 y...