A C King

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Personal and environmental factors associated with physical inactivity among different racial-ethnic groups of U.S. middle-aged and older-aged women
    A C King
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94304 1583, USA
    Health Psychol 19:354-64. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparative effects of two physical activity programs on measured and perceived physical functioning and other health-related quality of life outcomes in older adults
    A C King
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304 1583, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M74-83. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint The mediating effects of situational control on social support and mood following a stressor: a prospective study of dementia caregivers in their natural environments
    A A Atienza
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304 1583, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 56:S129-39. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Sleep complaints in older women who are family caregivers
    S Wilcox
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 54:P189-98. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Men gain additional psychological benefits by adding exercise to a weight-loss program
    M Kiernan
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Obes Res 9:770-7. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Telephone versus mail interventions for maintenance of physical activity in older adults
    C M Castro
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94304 1583, USA
    Health Psychol 20:438-44. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Do logistic regression and signal detection identify different subgroups at risk? Implications for the design of tailored interventions
    M Kiernan
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 730 Welch Road, Suite B, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Psychol Methods 6:35-48. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle activity. Current recommendations
    W T Phillips
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, School of Medicine, Stanford University, California, USA
    Sports Med 22:1-7. 1996
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of varying intensities and formats of physical activity on participation rates, fitness, and lipoproteins in men and women aged 50 to 65 years
    A C King
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif, USA
    Circulation 91:2596-604. 1995
  10. ncbi request reprint How to promote physical activity in a community: research experiences from the US highlighting different community approaches
    A C King
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1583, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 33:S3-12. 1998

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Personal and environmental factors associated with physical inactivity among different racial-ethnic groups of U.S. middle-aged and older-aged women
    A C King
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94304 1583, USA
    Health Psychol 19:354-64. 2000
    ..The results underscore the importance of a multifaceted approach to understanding physical activity determinants in this understudied, high-risk population segment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparative effects of two physical activity programs on measured and perceived physical functioning and other health-related quality of life outcomes in older adults
    A C King
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304 1583, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M74-83. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The mediating effects of situational control on social support and mood following a stressor: a prospective study of dementia caregivers in their natural environments
    A A Atienza
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304 1583, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 56:S129-39. 2001
    ..The present study examined, prospectively and within the context of stress experienced in the natural environment, whether situational control served as a mediator between perceived social support and caregiver's mood...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sleep complaints in older women who are family caregivers
    S Wilcox
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 54:P189-98. 1999
    ..Lower levels of education, less internalized anger, care recipient disruptions, and psychological distress were related to poorer overall sleep quality. Sleep complaints are a common yet understudied problem in family caregivers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Men gain additional psychological benefits by adding exercise to a weight-loss program
    M Kiernan
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Obes Res 9:770-7. 2001
    ..This study examined whether a diet-plus-exercise weight-loss program improved psychological outcomes more than a diet-only weight-loss program or an assessment-only control group...
  6. ncbi request reprint Telephone versus mail interventions for maintenance of physical activity in older adults
    C M Castro
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94304 1583, USA
    Health Psychol 20:438-44. 2001
    ..Results suggest that after successful adoption of physical activity with the help of telephone counseling, less intensive interventions are successful for physical activity maintenance in older adults...
  7. ncbi request reprint Do logistic regression and signal detection identify different subgroups at risk? Implications for the design of tailored interventions
    M Kiernan
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 730 Welch Road, Suite B, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Psychol Methods 6:35-48. 2001
    ..Because of the ability to identify homogeneous subgroups, signal detection may be more useful than logistic regression for designing distinct tailored interventions for subgroups of high-risk individuals...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle activity. Current recommendations
    W T Phillips
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, School of Medicine, Stanford University, California, USA
    Sports Med 22:1-7. 1996
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of varying intensities and formats of physical activity on participation rates, fitness, and lipoproteins in men and women aged 50 to 65 years
    A C King
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif, USA
    Circulation 91:2596-604. 1995
    ..The study objective was to determine the 2-year effects of differing intensities and formats of endurance exercise on exercise participation rates, fitness, and plasma HDL cholesterol levels among healthy older adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint How to promote physical activity in a community: research experiences from the US highlighting different community approaches
    A C King
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1583, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 33:S3-12. 1998
    ..Successful intervention strategies that have occurred at each level of impact (i.e. personal/interpersonal, institutional, environmental, legislative/policy-level) are highlighted. Suggested future directions are summarized...
  11. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in cardiovascular response to dementia caregiving
    A A Atienza
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 730 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304 2583, USA
    Gerontologist 41:490-8. 2001
    ..This study examined gender differences in cardiovascular responses to laboratory-based stress, as well as in ambulatory hemodynamic (i.e., blood pressure and heart rate) functioning among caregivers of persons with dementia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Interventions to promote physical activity by older adults
    A C King
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94304 1583, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:36-46. 2001
    ....