Russell Jago

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-curricular approaches for increasing physical activity in youth: a review
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 39:157-63. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and health enhancing dietary behaviors in young adults: Bogalusa Heart Study
    Russell Jago
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 41:194-202. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationships between maternal and child cardiovascular risk factors: ethnic differences and lack of influence of physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:1125-31. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship between physical activity and diet among African-American girls
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Obes Res 12:55S-63S. 2004
  5. pmc 6-n-propylthiouracil taster status not related to reported cruciferous vegetable intake among ethnically diverse children
    Tom Baranowski
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nutr Res 31:594-600. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Covariability in diet and physical activity in African-American girls
    Deborah Thompson
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obes Res 12:46S-54S. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Boy Scout 5-a-Day Badge: outcome results of a troop and Internet intervention
    Debbe Thompson
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Houston, TX, USA
    Prev Med 49:518-26. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and demographic predictors of fruit, juice and vegetable consumption among 11-14-year-old Boy Scouts
    M Shayne Gallaway
    Houston Health Science Center, School of Public Health, The University of Texas at Houston, 1200 Hermann Pressler Drive, Suite E 627, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:1508-14. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Adolescent patterns of physical activity differences by gender, day, and time of day
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:447-52. 2005
  10. doi request reprint 6-n-Propylthiouracil sensitivity and obesity status among ethnically diverse children
    Janice C Baranowski
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:1587-92. 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-curricular approaches for increasing physical activity in youth: a review
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 39:157-63. 2004
    ..To prevent obesity, the physical activity of youth should be increased. Since time for school physical education has declined and curricular interventions have had limited effects, alternative non-curriculum approaches need to be tested...
  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and health enhancing dietary behaviors in young adults: Bogalusa Heart Study
    Russell Jago
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 41:194-202. 2005
    ..Obesity results from energy imbalance. This study used data from the Bogalusa Heart Study to examine relationships between the dietary and physical activity behaviors of young adults...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationships between maternal and child cardiovascular risk factors: ethnic differences and lack of influence of physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:1125-31. 2004
    ..To obtain information about the relationship between cardiovascular and diabetic risk factors of mothers and their children and to determine whether these relationships differ by physical activity or ethnicity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship between physical activity and diet among African-American girls
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Obes Res 12:55S-63S. 2004
    ..To examine the cross-sectional relationships between physical activity and dietary behaviors among 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls...
  5. pmc 6-n-propylthiouracil taster status not related to reported cruciferous vegetable intake among ethnically diverse children
    Tom Baranowski
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nutr Res 31:594-600. 2011
    ..The primary analyses included 347 students. 6-n-Propylthiouracil sensitivity was not related to intake of cruciferous vegetables. Intakes of the cruciferous vegetables were low, which may explain the lack of relationship...
  6. ncbi request reprint Covariability in diet and physical activity in African-American girls
    Deborah Thompson
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Obes Res 12:46S-54S. 2004
    ..Our goal was to examine 12-week covariability in diet and physical activity changes among 8- to 10-year-old African-American girls and if these changes predicted percent change in BMI...
  7. doi request reprint Boy Scout 5-a-Day Badge: outcome results of a troop and Internet intervention
    Debbe Thompson
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Houston, TX, USA
    Prev Med 49:518-26. 2009
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  8. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and demographic predictors of fruit, juice and vegetable consumption among 11-14-year-old Boy Scouts
    M Shayne Gallaway
    Houston Health Science Center, School of Public Health, The University of Texas at Houston, 1200 Hermann Pressler Drive, Suite E 627, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:1508-14. 2007
    ..Psychosocial and demographic correlates of fruit, juice and vegetable (FJV) consumption were investigated to guide how to increase FJV intake...
  9. ncbi request reprint Adolescent patterns of physical activity differences by gender, day, and time of day
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:447-52. 2005
    ..More information about the physical activity of adolescents is needed. This study used objective measurement to investigate differences in activity patterns related to gender, body mass index (BMI), day, and time of day...
  10. doi request reprint 6-n-Propylthiouracil sensitivity and obesity status among ethnically diverse children
    Janice C Baranowski
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 13:1587-92. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship of 6-n-propylthiouracil (PROP) sensitivity to BMI while statistically controlling for demographic characteristics in two age groups of children: 9-10 years and 17-18 years (n 1551)...
  11. pmc Prospective BMI category change associated with cardiovascular fitness change
    Tom Baranowski
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:294-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to test the relationship of change in body mass index (BMI) percentile score group (from sixth to eighth grade) with change in cardiovascular fitness (CVF), baseline BMIz-score, and CVF...
  12. ncbi request reprint Innovative application of a multidimensional item response model in assessing the influence of social desirability on the pseudo-relationship between self-efficacy and behavior
    Kathy Watson
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 1100 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:i85-97. 2006
    ..However, as shown in the observed sample, more research is needed to understand the influence of SocD on the relationship between self-efficacy and behaviors for different populations and for different degrees of SocD response bias...
  13. pmc Conceptual understanding of screen media parenting: report of a working group
    Teresia M O'Connor
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Child Obes 9:S110-8. 2013
    ..A research agenda was proposed to prioritize a validation of the framework and enhance the ability of researchers to best assess parenting influences across the three domains of content, context and amount of children's screen media use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Observed environmental features and the physical activity of adolescent males
    Russell Jago
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:98-104. 2005
    ..It has recently been reported that adult physical activity was associated with environmental features. The aim of this study was to determine whether environmental features were associated with physical activity among male adolescents...
  15. doi request reprint Engaging parents to increase youth physical activity a systematic review
    Teresia M O'Connor
    U S Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:141-9. 2009
    ..Parents are often involved in interventions to engage youth in physical activity, but it is not clear which methods for involving parents are effective...
  16. ncbi request reprint Understanding the mechanisms of change in children's physical activity programs
    Tom Baranowski
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, USDA ARS, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2600, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 33:163-8. 2005
    ..Using the model to design and evaluate interventions could result in a greater understanding of the mechanisms of children's physical activity behavior change and how to tailor programs to them...
  17. ncbi request reprint Social desirability is associated with some physical activity, psychosocial variables and sedentary behavior but not self-reported physical activity among adolescent males
    Russell Jago
    1Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Health Educ Res 22:438-49. 2007
    ..158) with self-reported sedentary behavior. Differences in the strength of relationships between self-reported and objectively measured physical activity and psychosocial variables were not a function of social desirability...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pedometer reliability, validity and daily activity targets among 10- to 15-year-old boys
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Sports Sci 24:241-51. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the pedometers provided an accurate assessment of adolescent physical activity, and a conservative estimate of 8000 pedometer counts in 60 min is equivalent to 60 min of moderate to vigorous physical activity...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of 4 weeks of Pilates on the body composition of young girls
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Prev Med 42:177-80. 2006
    ..There is a need to find ways to increase the physical activity levels and improve the body composition and blood pressure of girls...
  20. doi request reprint Obesity in children. Part 2: Prevention and management
    Ruth R Kipping
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol
    BMJ 337:a1848. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint Fit for Life Boy Scout badge: outcome evaluation of a troop and Internet intervention
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, UK
    Prev Med 42:181-7. 2006
    ..This study reports the results of a 9-week intervention on the physical activity levels of adolescent males...
  22. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable availability: a micro environmental mediating variable?
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TP, UK
    Public Health Nutr 10:681-9. 2007
    ..To examine the association between fruit and vegetable (F&V) availability and consumption, the possible influences on this association, research gaps, and implications for developing strategies to increase F&V consumption...
  23. doi request reprint Obesity in children. Part 1: Epidemiology, measurement, risk factors, and screening
    Ruth R Kipping
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PS
    BMJ 337:a1824. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint Decision boundaries and receiver operating characteristic curves: new methods for determining accelerometer cutpoints
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Centre for Exercise and Sport, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Sports Sci 25:937-44. 2007
    ..Applying these methods to accelerometer data collected in specific populations will improve the precision with which accelerometer thresholds can be identified...
  25. pmc Prevalence of abnormal lipid and blood pressure values among an ethnically diverse population of eighth-grade adolescents and screening implications
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 117:2065-73. 2006
    ..Our goal was to report the prevalence of elevated blood pressure and lipid levels among eighth-grade adolescents from 3 US locations and differences by gender, ethnicity, and overweight percentile group...
  26. ncbi request reprint Observed, GIS, and self-reported environmental features and adolescent physical activity
    Russell Jago
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TP, United Kingdom
    Am J Health Promot 20:422-8. 2006
    ..Examine associations among observed, self-reported, and Geographical Information Systems (GIS) environmental features and physical activity among adolescent males...