Gregory J Norman

Summary

Affiliation: San Diego State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A review of eHealth interventions for physical activity and dietary behavior change
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:336-345. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of a 12-month web-based intervention for overweight and obese men
    Kevin Patrick
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, La Jolla, San Diego, USA
    Ann Behav Med 42:391-401. 2011
  3. pmc Outcomes of a 12-month technology-based intervention to promote weight loss in adolescents at risk for type 2 diabetes
    Kevin Patrick
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 7:759-70. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of a multicomponent intervention for adolescent sun protection behaviors
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:146-52. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Neighborhood preference, walkability and walking in overweight/obese men
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:277-82. 2013
  6. pmc Do neighborhood environments moderate the effect of physical activity lifestyle interventions in adults?
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, Calit2, Atkinson Hall, 3rd Floor, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Health Place 16:903-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of sedentary behavior among adolescents
    Marion F Zabinski
    Department of Family and Preventative Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Health Psychol 26:113-20. 2007
  8. 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
  9. pmc Guided self-help for the treatment of pediatric obesity
    Kerri N Boutelle
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1435-42. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of dietary intake among overweight and obese men
    Athena S Hagler
    Program in Clinical Psychology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:3-12. 2007

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. pmc A review of eHealth interventions for physical activity and dietary behavior change
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:336-345. 2007
    ..To review eHealth intervention studies for adults and children that targeted behavior change for physical activity, healthy eating, or both behaviors...
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of a 12-month web-based intervention for overweight and obese men
    Kevin Patrick
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, La Jolla, San Diego, USA
    Ann Behav Med 42:391-401. 2011
    ..This study assessed the effect of a 1-year internet-based weight loss intervention for men...
  3. pmc Outcomes of a 12-month technology-based intervention to promote weight loss in adolescents at risk for type 2 diabetes
    Kevin Patrick
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 7:759-70. 2013
    ..Obese adolescents are at risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Obesity interventions delivered through media, such as the web and text messages [short message service (SMS)] may be beneficial when targeting obese adolescents....
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of a multicomponent intervention for adolescent sun protection behaviors
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:146-52. 2007
    ..Interventions to improve sun protection behaviors in childhood have been based primarily in school and community settings, with little attention to the role of primary care physicians...
  5. doi request reprint Neighborhood preference, walkability and walking in overweight/obese men
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:277-82. 2013
    ..To investigate whether self-selection moderated the effects of walkability on walking in overweight and obese men...
  6. pmc Do neighborhood environments moderate the effect of physical activity lifestyle interventions in adults?
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, Calit2, Atkinson Hall, 3rd Floor, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Health Place 16:903-8. 2010
    ..Overweight women were more likely to increase their physical activity over time if they perceived better safety from traffic. This study suggests that psychosocial interventions can help men overcome environmental barriers to walking...
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of sedentary behavior among adolescents
    Marion F Zabinski
    Department of Family and Preventative Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Health Psychol 26:113-20. 2007
    ..Reducing certain sedentary behaviors (e.g., watching television, using a computer) can be an effective weight loss strategy for youth. Knowledge about whether behaviors cluster together could inform interventions...
  8. 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...
  9. pmc Guided self-help for the treatment of pediatric obesity
    Kerri N Boutelle
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1435-42. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of a guided self-help treatment of pediatric obesity (GSH-PO) compared with a delayed treatment control and to evaluate the impact of GSH-PO 6-months posttreatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of dietary intake among overweight and obese men
    Athena S Hagler
    Program in Clinical Psychology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:3-12. 2007
    ..To investigate the relationship between theoretically based psychosocial constructs and dietary components among overweight men...
  11. pmc A text message-based intervention for weight loss: randomized controlled trial
    Kevin Patrick
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, California Institute of Telecommunications and Information Technology, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e1. 2009
    ....
  12. pmc A latent profile analysis of neighborhood recreation environments in relation to adolescent physical activity, sedentary time, and obesity
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:411-9. 2010
    ..OBJECTIVEV: This study examined whether multivariate profiles of the neighborhood recreation environment were associated with adolescent physical activity, sedentary time, and obesity...
  13. pmc Reconceptualizing decisional balance in an adolescent sun protection intervention: mediating effects and theoretical interpretations
    Marc A Adams
    Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health Health Behavior Science, San Diego State University University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Health Psychol 28:217-25. 2009
    ..Understanding interrelationships between decisions, behavior, and consequences from multiple-theoretical perspectives can advance theory and inform development of more effective interventions...
  14. pmc Fruit and vegetable intake and eating behaviors mediate the effect of a randomized text-message based weight loss program
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Prev Med 56:3-7. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that fruit/vegetable intake and eating behaviors mediate the relationship between experimental condition and weight loss in a randomized trial evaluating a text-message based weight loss program...
  15. pmc Adolescent screen time and rules to limit screen time in the home
    Ernesto R Ramirez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0811, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:379-85. 2011
    ..To investigate associations between adolescent screen time behaviors, screen time rules, and presence of electronic media in the bedrooms of adolescents...
  16. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of fruit, vegetable, and dietary fat intake among adolescent boys and girls
    Marion F Zabinski
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:814-21. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of physical activity and sedentary behaviors staging measures for adolescents
    Athena S Hagler
    San Diego State University University of California San Diego, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, USA
    Ann Behav Med 31:186-93. 2006
    ..To evaluate the construct validity of physical activity (PA) and sedentary behaviors (SB) staging measures for adolescents that incorporate the current national recommendations...
  18. pmc Covariation of adolescent physical activity and dietary behaviors over 12 months
    Dori E Rosenberg
    San Diego State University and University of California San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:472-8. 2007
    ..Evidence of covariation among behaviors would suggest multi-behavior interventions could have synergistic effects...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparability and reliability of paper- and computer-based measures of psychosocial constructs for adolescent fruit and vegetable and dietary fat intake
    Athena S Hagler
    University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, Department 0811, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1758-64. 2005
    ..This study investigated the comparability and reliability of computer- and paper-based measures of psychosocial constructs related to fruit and vegetable and dietary fat intake among adolescents...
  20. pmc Assessment of physical activity in middle-aged and older adults with schizophrenia
    Laurie A Lindamer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, United States
    Schizophr Res 104:294-301. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize PA and determine the test-retest reliability and concurrent validity of the Yale Physical Activity Scale (YPAS), a self-report measure, in persons with schizophrenia...
  21. pmc Reliability and validity of brief psychosocial measures related to dietary behaviors
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive Dept 0811 La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:56. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  22. pmc Compliance with behavioral guidelines for diet, physical activity and sedentary behaviors is related to insulin resistance among overweight and obese youth
    Jeannie S Huang
    Center for Wireless and Population Health Systems, Calit2 and Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego and Rady Children s Hospital, 9500 Gilman Drive 0811, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    BMC Res Notes 4:29. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  23. pmc Answering the "what works?". Question in health behavior change
    Gregory J Norman
    Editorial Office of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine and the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:449-50. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparability and reliability of paper- and computer-based measures of psychosocial constructs for adolescent physical activity and sedentary behaviors
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 76:315-23. 2005
    ..Average scale internal consistency was significantly higher for measures administered with the computer format compared to the paper format, but test-rest reliability estimates were not significantly different between formats...
  25. ncbi request reprint Keeping it simple: encouraging walking as a means to active living
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92037, USA
    Ann Behav Med 28:149-51. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and environmental correlates of adolescent sedentary behaviors
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Pediatrics 116:908-16. 2005
    ..To determine correlates of sedentary behaviors in adolescents through the examination of psychosocial and environmental variables...
  27. pmc Relationship between maternal parenting and eating self-efficacy in overweight children when stressed
    Kyung E Rhee
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0927, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0927, USA
    Eat Weight Disord 18:283-8. 2013
    ..Our goal was to determine the relationship between certain parenting behaviors and eating self-efficacy (ESE) to consume healthy foods during times of emotional stress in a population of overweight/obese children...
  28. pmc Classification accuracies of physical activities using smartphone motion sensors
    Wanmin Wu
    Center for Wireless and Population Health Systems, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, United States
    J Med Internet Res 14:e130. 2012
    ..However, reliable and valid activity measurement using only a smartphone in situ has not been realized...
  29. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of child/adolescent food frequency questionnaires that assess foods and/or food groups
    Julia K Kolodziejczyk
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:4-13. 2012
    ..Summarize the validity and reliability of child/adolescent food frequency questionnaires (FFQs) that assess food and/or food groups...
  30. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of a primary care and home-based intervention for physical activity and nutrition behaviors: PACE+ for adolescents
    Kevin Patrick
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0811 La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:128-36. 2006
    ..This study evaluated a health care-based intervention to improve these behaviors...
  31. pmc Attrition and adherence rates of sustained vs. intermittent exercise interventions
    SARAH ELIZABETH LINKE
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, University of California San Diego, CA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 42:197-209. 2011
    ..No conclusions have been drawn regarding the relative attrition and adherence rates associated with sustained vs. intermittent exercise programs...
  32. ncbi request reprint Developing an empirical typology for regular exercise
    Gregory J Norman
    PACE Project, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, Department 0811, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Prev Med 37:635-45. 2003
    ..Tailored interventions require the identification of distinct homogenous subgroups that will benefit from different intervention materials. One way to identify such subgroups is to use cluster analysis to identify an empirical typology...
  33. pmc Patterns and correlates of multiple risk behaviors in overweight women
    Alvaro Sanchez
    Primary Care Research Unit of Bizkaia, Basque Health Services Osakidetza, Bilbao, Spain
    Prev Med 46:196-202. 2008
    ..Knowledge about the prevalence, co-occurrence, and correlates of lifestyle related behaviors of overweight women is needed to inform the design of health promotion interventions for weight loss...
  34. ncbi request reprint A framework for modeling health behavior protocols and their linkage to behavioral theory
    Leslie Lenert
    Health Services and Research and Development, Veterans Administration San Diego Healthcare System, USA
    J Biomed Inform 38:270-80. 2005
    ..Using this framework, we formally described the PACE-Adolescent protocol. Creating knowledge models such as this may lead to improvements in the design and evaluation of computerized health behavior protocols...
  35. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of the stages of change of exercise adoption for different intensities of physical activity in four samples of differing age groups
    Anja Schumann
    Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Walther Rathenau Strasse 48, D 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Am J Health Promot 16:280-7. 2002
    ..To examine whether the stages of change of exercise adoption appropriately address strenuous, moderate, and mild intensities of physical activity...
  36. pmc A practice-sponsored Web site to help patients pursue healthy behaviors: an ACORN study
    Steven H Woolf
    Departments of Family Medicine, Epidemiology, and Community Health, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA corrected
    Ann Fam Med 4:148-52. 2006
    ..We tested whether patients are more likely to pursue healthy behaviors (eg, physical activity, smoking cessation) if referred to a tailored Web site that provides valuable information for behavior change...
  37. pmc Patterns and correlates of physical activity and nutrition behaviors in adolescents
    Alvaro Sanchez
    Primary Care Research Unit of Bizkaia, Basque Health Service Osakidetza, Bilbao, Spain
    Am J Prev Med 32:124-30. 2007
    ..Knowledge of the prevalence, clustering, and correlates of multiple adolescent health behaviors can inform the design of health promotion interventions...
  38. pmc Body image and self-esteem among adolescents undergoing an intervention targeting dietary and physical activity behaviors
    Jeannie S Huang
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:245-51. 2007
    ..However, it is possible that interventions targeting behaviors associated with childhood obesity may also increase the likelihood of unhealthy eating and physical activity obsessions and behaviors...
  39. ncbi request reprint Diet, physical activity, and sedentary behaviors as risk factors for overweight in adolescence
    Kevin Patrick
    University of California, San Diego, San Diego State University, and Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, San Diego, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:385-90. 2004
    ..The proportion of overweight adolescents has increased, but the behavioral risk factors for overweight youth are not well understood...
  40. pmc Independent evaluation of the California Tobacco Control Program: relationships between program exposure and outcomes, 1996-1998
    Louise Ann Rohrbach
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Alhambra, 91803, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:975-83. 2002
    ..This study sought to determine the effects of the California Tobacco Control Program on tobacco-related attitudes and behaviors...
  41. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of destination-specific barriers to walking and cycling for youth
    Holly Forman
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 46:311-6. 2008
    ..To investigate the psychometric properties of a new measure of barriers youth encounter while walking to specific destinations and to validate the measure with self-reported walking to these destinations...
  42. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and hypertension in obese children
    Perrie E Pardee
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, Rady Children s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego 92103 845, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:439-43. 2007
    ..However, the association between TV viewing and hypertension in children is unknown. This study aimed to identify whether TV watching is associated with hypertension in obese children...