G F Dunton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mapping the social and physical contexts of physical activity across adolescence using ecological momentary assessment
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine 92697, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:144-53. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Joint associations of physical activity and sedentary behaviors with body mass index: results from a time use survey of US adults
    G F Dunton
    Health Promotion Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:1427-36. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Neighborhood park use by children: use of accelerometry and global positioning systems
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:136-42. 2014
  4. pmc Locations of joint physical activity in parent-child pairs based on accelerometer and GPS monitoring
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033 9045, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:S162-72. 2013
  5. pmc Organized physical activity in young school children and subsequent 4-year change in body mass index
    Genevieve Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033 9045, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:713-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Differences in the intensity and duration of adolescents' sports and exercise across physical and social environments
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 90033 9045, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 83:376-82. 2012
  7. pmc Joint physical activity and sedentary behavior in parent-child pairs
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1473-80. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Children's perceptions of physical activity environments captured through ecological momentary assessment: a validation study
    Genevieve F Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033 9045, USA
    Prev Med 55:119-21. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Investigating the impact of a smart growth community on the contexts of children's physical activity using Ecological Momentary Assessment
    Genevieve F Dunton
    University of Southern California, 200 Soto N Street, 3rd Floor, MC 9239 Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Health Place 18:76-84. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Assessing the social and physical contexts of children's leisure-time physical activity: an ecological momentary assessment study
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, 1000 S Fremont Avenue, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:135-42. 2012

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Mapping the social and physical contexts of physical activity across adolescence using ecological momentary assessment
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine 92697, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:144-53. 2007
    ..Research has sought to understand how environmental factors influence adolescent physical activity, yet little is known about where and with whom adolescents are physically active...
  2. doi request reprint Joint associations of physical activity and sedentary behaviors with body mass index: results from a time use survey of US adults
    G F Dunton
    Health Promotion Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:1427-36. 2009
    ..This study examined the interaction between time spent in physical activity and sedentary behavior on BMI in US adults...
  3. doi request reprint Neighborhood park use by children: use of accelerometry and global positioning systems
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:136-42. 2014
    ..Although having a greater number of neighborhood parks may be associated with greater overall physical activity in children, information is lacking about the extent to which children actually use parks for physical activity...
  4. pmc Locations of joint physical activity in parent-child pairs based on accelerometer and GPS monitoring
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033 9045, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:S162-72. 2013
    ..Parental factors may play an important role in influencing children's physical activity levels...
  5. pmc Organized physical activity in young school children and subsequent 4-year change in body mass index
    Genevieve Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033 9045, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:713-8. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Differences in the intensity and duration of adolescents' sports and exercise across physical and social environments
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 90033 9045, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 83:376-82. 2012
    ..Overall, environmental influences on the intensity but not duration of sports and exercise bouts appear to differ between boys and girls...
  7. pmc Joint physical activity and sedentary behavior in parent-child pairs
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1473-80. 2012
    ..The research examined joint physical activity and sedentary behavior among 291 parent-child pairs who both wore an accelerometer and Global Positioning System (GPS) device during the same 7-d period...
  8. doi request reprint Children's perceptions of physical activity environments captured through ecological momentary assessment: a validation study
    Genevieve F Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033 9045, USA
    Prev Med 55:119-21. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Investigating the impact of a smart growth community on the contexts of children's physical activity using Ecological Momentary Assessment
    Genevieve F Dunton
    University of Southern California, 200 Soto N Street, 3rd Floor, MC 9239 Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Health Place 18:76-84. 2012
    ..Children might have altered the type of contexts where they engage in physical activity after moving to SG communities, yet more time may be necessary for these changes to impact overall physical activity...
  10. doi request reprint Assessing the social and physical contexts of children's leisure-time physical activity: an ecological momentary assessment study
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, 1000 S Fremont Avenue, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:135-42. 2012
    ..To use Ecological Momentary Assessment with mobile phones to describe where and with whom children's leisure-time physical activity occurs...
  11. doi request reprint Investigating children's physical activity and sedentary behavior using ecological momentary assessment with mobile phones
    Genevieve F Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Alhambra, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1205-12. 2011
    ..001). Findings generally support the acceptability and validity of a 4-day EMA protocol using mobile phones to measure physical activity and sedentary behavior in children during leisure time...
  12. doi request reprint Adolescents' sports and exercise environments in a U.S. time use survey
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Alhambra, 91803, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:122-9. 2010
    ..Unfortunately, this research approach provides limited information about adolescents' social company during exercise or the extent to which adolescents actually use physical settings for physical activity...
  13. doi request reprint Using ecological momentary assessment to examine antecedents and correlates of physical activity bouts in adults age 50+ years: a pilot study
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Health Promotion Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Ann Behav Med 38:249-55. 2009
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Environmental influences on exercise intensity and duration in a U.S. time use study
    Genevieve F Dunton
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1698-705. 2009
    ..The current study investigated whether the intensity and duration of sports and exercise bouts differ across physical and social environments as reported in a nationally representative time use survey of U.S. adults...
  15. pmc Physical environmental correlates of childhood obesity: a systematic review
    G F Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Obes Rev 10:393-402. 2009
    ..For most environmental variables considered, strong empirical evidence is not yet available. Conceptual gaps, methodological limitations and future research directions are discussed...
  16. pmc Perceived barriers to walking for physical activity
    Genevieve F Dunton
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1000 S Fremont Ave, Unit 8, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A116. 2006
    ..The factor structure, test-retest and internal consistency reliability, and discriminant and criterion validity of the perceived barriers were evaluated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting behavioral response to a physical activity intervention among adolescent females
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Alhambra, CA91803, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:411-22. 2007
    ..To determine whether individual factors influenced rates of physical activity change in response to a school-based intervention...
  18. pmc A systematic review of built environment factors related to physical activity and obesity risk: implications for smart growth urban planning
    C P Durand
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Alhambra, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Obes Rev 12:e173-82. 2011
    ..Future smart growth community planning could focus more directly on health, and future research should explore whether combinations or a critical mass of smart growth features is associated with better population health outcomes...
  19. doi request reprint Social and physical environments of sports and exercise reported among adults in the American Time Use Survey
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Health Promotion Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Blvd EPN 4051C, MSC 7365, Bethesda, MD 20892 7365, USA
    Prev Med 47:519-24. 2008
    ..Demographic and temporal patterns in the social and physical environments of sports and exercise in the American Time Use Survey (years 2003-2006) are described...
  20. doi request reprint A tailored Internet-plus-email intervention for increasing physical activity among ethnically-diverse women
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Health Promotion Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Prev Med 47:605-11. 2008
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of an individually tailored, Internet-plus-email physical activity intervention designed for adult women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Reasons for urban trail use predict levels of trail-related physical activity
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Dept of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Alhambra, CA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:426-34. 2009
    ..This study examined whether reasons for trail use predict levels of physical activity on urban trails...
  22. doi request reprint Which type of sedentary behaviour intervention is more effective at reducing body mass index in children? A meta-analytic review
    Y Liao
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Obes Rev 15:159-68. 2014
    ..154), and neither of them had a significant effect size on its own. Future paediatric obesity interventions may consider focusing on developing strategies to decrease multiple screen-related sedentary behaviours. ..
  23. ncbi request reprint Physical self-concept in adolescent girls: behavioral and physiological correlates
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California Irvine, 92697 7080, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 74:360-5. 2003
  24. ncbi request reprint Media use and obesity in adolescent females
    Margaret Schneider
    University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2328-35. 2007
    ..This study investigated the relative associations of TV viewing and interactive media use with body fat and BMI, controlling for both physical activity participation and cardiovascular fitness...
  25. ncbi request reprint Assessing the perceived environment among minimally active adolescent girls: validity and relations to physical activity outcomes
    Genevieve Fridlund Dunton
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior at the University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Am J Health Promot 18:70-3. 2003
    ..This study examined how adolescents' perceptions of exercise resources in the environment relate to physical activity outcomes...