Natalie Colabianchi

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Utilization and physical activity levels at renovated and unrenovated school playgrounds
    Natalie Colabianchi
    University of South Carolina, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Med 48:140-3. 2009
  2. pmc Features and amenities of school playgrounds: a direct observation study of utilization and physical activity levels outside of school time
    Natalie Colabianchi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of School Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:32. 2011
  3. pmc Test-retest reliability of a questionnaire measuring perceptions of neighborhood food environment
    Xiaoguang Ma
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, United States
    Health Place 21:65-9. 2013
  4. pmc Muscular strength and incident hypertension in normotensive and prehypertensive men
    Andrea L Maslow
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:288-95. 2010
  5. pmc The Eating Identity Type Inventory (EITI). Development and associations with diet
    Christine E Blake
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Appetite 69:15-22. 2013
  6. pmc Characterizing the food retail environment: impact of count, type, and geospatial error in 2 secondary data sources
    Angela D Liese
    Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:435-42. 2013
  7. pmc A prospective study of fasting plasma glucose and risk of stroke in asymptomatic men
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold Schoolof Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:1042-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness as a predictor of fatal and nonfatal stroke in asymptomatic women and men
    Steven P Hooker
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Stroke 39:2950-7. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Co-varying patterns of physical activity and sedentary behaviors and their long-term maintenance among adolescents
    Jihong Liu
    Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:465-74. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Adult use of cigars, little cigars, and cigarillos in Cuyahoga County, Ohio: a cross-sectional study
    Elaine A Borawski
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:669-73. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Utilization and physical activity levels at renovated and unrenovated school playgrounds
    Natalie Colabianchi
    University of South Carolina, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Med 48:140-3. 2009
    ..This study examined utilization and physical activity levels at renovated compared to unrenovated school playgrounds...
  2. pmc Features and amenities of school playgrounds: a direct observation study of utilization and physical activity levels outside of school time
    Natalie Colabianchi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of School Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:32. 2011
    ..There are no studies that use direct observation and a detailed park assessment to examine these associations...
  3. pmc Test-retest reliability of a questionnaire measuring perceptions of neighborhood food environment
    Xiaoguang Ma
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, United States
    Health Place 21:65-9. 2013
    ..More research is needed to evaluate potential rural-urban differences in reliability...
  4. pmc Muscular strength and incident hypertension in normotensive and prehypertensive men
    Andrea L Maslow
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:288-95. 2010
    ..The protective effects of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) on hypertension (HTN) are well known; however, the association between muscular strength and incidence of HTN has yet to be examined...
  5. pmc The Eating Identity Type Inventory (EITI). Development and associations with diet
    Christine E Blake
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Appetite 69:15-22. 2013
    ..The EITI could facilitate behavioral and cognitive research to yield important insights for ways to more effectively design messages, interventions, and policies to promote healthy dietary behaviors...
  6. pmc Characterizing the food retail environment: impact of count, type, and geospatial error in 2 secondary data sources
    Angela D Liese
    Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:435-42. 2013
    ..This study quantified the amount of count, type, and geospatial error in 2 commercial data sources...
  7. pmc A prospective study of fasting plasma glucose and risk of stroke in asymptomatic men
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold Schoolof Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:1042-9. 2011
    ..To examine the association between levels of fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and incidence of stroke outcomes in a large cohort of asymptomatic men...
  8. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness as a predictor of fatal and nonfatal stroke in asymptomatic women and men
    Steven P Hooker
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Stroke 39:2950-7. 2008
    ..This study examined the association between CRF and fatal and nonfatal stroke in a large cohort of asymptomatic women and men...
  9. ncbi request reprint Co-varying patterns of physical activity and sedentary behaviors and their long-term maintenance among adolescents
    Jihong Liu
    Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:465-74. 2010
    ..We examined the covarying patterns of physical activity and sedentary behaviors among adolescents and their long-term maintenance...
  10. doi request reprint Adult use of cigars, little cigars, and cigarillos in Cuyahoga County, Ohio: a cross-sectional study
    Elaine A Borawski
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:669-73. 2010
    ..Adult use of cigars, cigarillos, and little cigars has increased over the past two decades; however, little is known about the characteristics of the users...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pedestrian activity among California adults
    Anna E Mathews
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:15-23. 2009
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess (1) pedestrian activity levels among adults, (2) where and why adults engage in pedestrian activity, and (3) what adults consider when deciding where to engage in pedestrian activity...
  12. pmc Value of audio-enhanced handheld computers over paper surveys with adolescents
    Erika S Trapl
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:62-9. 2013
    ..To examine the impact of 3 data collection modes on the number of questions answered, data quality, and student preference...
  13. pmc Assessing urban walking trail use and changes in the trail environment using systematic observational protocols
    Duncan C Meyers
    University of South Carolina, 1512 Pendleton St, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Health Place 18:991-9. 2012
    ..77-1.00; ICC=.34-1.00). The observation tools that were customized for this study were shown to be reliable instruments for measuring trail use and assessing physical features of walking trails in underserved communities...
  14. pmc Physical activity and neighborhood resources in high school girls
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:413-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between selected neighborhood physical activity resources and physical activity levels in high school girls...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of abstinence-only intervention in middle school teens
    Elaine A Borawski
    Center for Health Promotion Research, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Health Behav 29:423-34. 2005
    ..To examine effectiveness of abstinence-until-marriage curriculum on knowledge, beliefs, efficacy, intentions, and behavior...
  16. pmc Functional status decline as a measure of adverse events in home health care: an observational study
    Tanya Pollack Scharpf
    Case Western Reserve University, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:162. 2006
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  17. pmc Validation of 3 food outlet databases: completeness and geospatial accuracy in rural and urban food environments
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1324-33. 2010
    ..The marked undercount of food outlets and the geospatial inaccuracies observed have the potential to introduce bias into studies evaluating the impact of the built food environment...
  18. pmc A prospective study of cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of type 2 diabetes in women
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:550-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the independent and joint associations of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and BMI with the incidence of type 2 diabetes in women...
  19. ncbi request reprint Weight preoccupation as a function of observed physical attractiveness: ethnic differences among normal-weight adolescent females
    Natalie Colabianchi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 6038, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:803-12. 2006
    ..To examine the association between observer ratings of physical attractiveness and weight preoccupation for female adolescents, and to explore any ethnic differences between Caucasian, African-American, and Hispanic females...
  20. pmc Use of audio-enhanced personal digital assistants for school-based data collection
    Erika S Trapl
    Center for Health Promotion Research, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:296-305. 2005
    ..To review the different data collection options available to school-based researchers and to present the preliminary findings on the use of audio-enhanced personal digital assistants (APDA) for use in school-based data collection...

Research Grants4

  1. Defining the Built Environment
    Natalie Colabianchi; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Effects of the Built Environment, Crime & Food Prices on BMI, Activity & Eating
    Natalie Colabianchi; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  3. Effects of the Built Environment, Crime & Food Prices on BMI, Activity & Eating
    Natalie Colabianchi; Fiscal Year: 2011
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