Amy A Eyler

Summary

Affiliation: School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Correlates of fat intake among urban, low income African Americans
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:410-7. 2004
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint Personal, social, and environmental correlates of physical activity in rural Midwestern white women
    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 25:86-92. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Policies related to active transport to and from school: a multisite case study
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:963-75. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of walking for physical activity in the United States
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1529-36. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates of physical activity: who's active and who's not?
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104 1399, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 49:136-40. 2003
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Environmental and policy factors related to physical activity in rural white women
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Prevention Research Center, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Women Health 36:111-21. 2002
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Correlates of fat intake among urban, low income African Americans
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:410-7. 2004
    ..To test a dietary intervention for high risk African American adults with small children...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint Personal, social, and environmental correlates of physical activity in rural Midwestern white women
    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 25:86-92. 2003
    ..g., people living in rural environments). The study goal was to determine personal, social environmental, and physical environmental correlates of physical activity among rural white women aged 20 to 50 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint Policies related to active transport to and from school: a multisite case study
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:963-75. 2008
    ..Stakeholders need to work together to stimulate action and ensure successful initiatives. Influential factors appear to be important to this process...
  5. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of walking for physical activity in the United States
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1529-36. 2003
    ..S. Physical Activity Study. Correlates of walking among people who never walk for physical activity, those who walk regularly, and people who walk occasionally were compared...
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates of physical activity: who's active and who's not?
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104 1399, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 49:136-40. 2003
  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Environmental and policy factors related to physical activity in rural white women
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Prevention Research Center, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Women Health 36:111-21. 2002
    ..Intervention suggestions included family exercise and work-site programs. Information gained from this study can be used to fuel further research and inform future physical activity interventions...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. pmc Measuring the environment for friendliness toward physical activity: a comparison of the reliability of 3 questionnaires
    Ross C Brownson
    Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:473-83. 2004
    ..We tested the reliability of 3 instruments that assessed social and physical environments...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Environmental and policy approaches for promoting physical activity in the United States: a research agenda
    Ross C Brownson
    Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:488-503. 2008
    ....
  14. pmc Patterns and predictors of enactment of state childhood obesity legislation in the United States: 2006-2009
    Amy A Eyler
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2294-302. 2012
    ..We developed a content review for state policies related to childhood obesity, and we have quantitatively described the predictors of enactment...
  15. doi request reprint Policy influences on community trail development
    Amy A Eyler
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 33:407-27. 2008
    ..Finally, community involvement is key. Communities contemplating trail development should explore the effects of policy on the trail projects reported here to proactively identify potential influence...
  16. doi request reprint Lessons in promoting active living: the collaborative perspective
    Jeanette Gustat
    Department of Epidemiology, Prevention Research Center, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70112, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:S58-64. 2013
    ..Collaborative groups are integral in health promotion and disease prevention and use an ecological approach to address complex health conditions in community settings. Little is known about collaborative efforts to promote active living...
  17. pmc A review of obesity-themed policy briefs
    Elizabeth A Dodson
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Brown School, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:S143-8. 2012
    ..The purposes of this project were to identify a collection of obesity-related policy briefs, analyze the content, and make recommendations for model policy briefs...
  18. doi request reprint Examination of trends and evidence-based elements in state physical education legislation: a content analysis
    Amy A Eyler
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Sch Health 80:326-32. 2010
    ..To develop a comprehensive inventory of state physical education (PE) legislation, examine trends in bill introduction, and compare bill factors...
  19. pmc State legislation savvy: a primer and tools for online legislative research in the United States
    Leah M Nguyen
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, Campus Box 8109, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E20. 2012
    ..Links to both versions are provided in the article. Legislative research tips on creating search phrases, searching bill content, bill tracking, and selecting databases and also a table of major subscription databases are provided...
  20. doi request reprint An analysis of community use policies in Missouri school districts
    Amy A Eyler
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Washington University in St Louis, 660 S Euclid, Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Sch Health 82:175-9. 2012
    ....
  21. pmc Publishing on policy: trends in public health
    Amy A Eyler
    Prevention Research Center in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, 660 S Euclid, Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A22. 2011
    ..As policy research on public health issues continues to develop, researchers have an opportunity to increase dissemination through publication in general public health journals...
  22. pmc Methods of generating state revenue for breast cancer prevention and early detection: an analysis of pink dollars
    Amy A Eyler
    Washington University in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Prevention Research Center in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:733-40. 2011
    ..We assessed income tax check-offs, specialty license plates, and lottery tickets as ways states raise funds for the early detection and prevention of breast cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Relationship of satisfaction with body size and trying to lose weight in a national survey of overweight and obese women aged 40 and older, United States
    Lynda A Anderson
    Prevention Research Centers, Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Prev Med 35:390-6. 2002
    ..We examined the association between sociodemographic factors, perceived health, satisfaction with body size, and trying to lose weight...