Eugene C Fitzhugh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tennessee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Can sedentary behavior be made more active? A randomized pilot study of TV commercial stepping versus walking
    Jeremy A Steeves
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD, 20892, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:95. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Urban trails and physical activity: a natural experiment
    Eugene C Fitzhugh
    Center for Physical Activity and Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 2700, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:259-62. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Estimated energy expenditures for school-based policies and active living
    David R Bassett
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 37996, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:108-13. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Omron HJ-720ITC pedometer under free-living conditions
    Nathan A Silcott
    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1791-7. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint The association of trail use with weather-related factors on an urban greenway
    Ryan A Burchfield
    Dept of Exercise, Sport, and Leisure Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:188-97. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and ethnic differences in hypertension prevalence in the United States
    David R Bassett
    Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1914 Andy Holt Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Prev Med 34:179-86. 2002
  7. pmc The relationships between weather-related factors and daily outdoor physical activity counts on an urban greenway
    Dana Wolff
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, The University of Tennessee, 1914 Andy Holt Ave, HPER 303, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:579-89. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Health disparities in rural areas: the interaction of race, socioeconomic status, and geography
    Paul Campbell Erwin
    Center for Public Health, University of Tennessee
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:931-45. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Greenway siting and design: relationships with physical activity behaviors and user characteristics
    Dana L Wolff-Hughes
    Dept of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sports Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
    J Phys Act Health 11:1105-10. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity, fitness, and race: NHANES 1999–2004
    Tyrone G Ceaser
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:286-93. 2013

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Publications17

  1. pmc Can sedentary behavior be made more active? A randomized pilot study of TV commercial stepping versus walking
    Jeremy A Steeves
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD, 20892, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:95. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Urban trails and physical activity: a natural experiment
    Eugene C Fitzhugh
    Center for Physical Activity and Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 2700, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:259-62. 2010
    ..However, this belief is largely based on cross-sectional studies underlining the need for prospective studies using natural experiments...
  3. doi request reprint Estimated energy expenditures for school-based policies and active living
    David R Bassett
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 37996, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:108-13. 2013
    ..Policy changes have the potential to bring about substantial increases in physical activity in youth, within school and community settings...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Omron HJ-720ITC pedometer under free-living conditions
    Nathan A Silcott
    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1791-7. 2011
    ..A secondary purpose was to compare the accuracy the Omron to that of a spring-levered pedometer...
  5. ncbi request reprint The association of trail use with weather-related factors on an urban greenway
    Ryan A Burchfield
    Dept of Exercise, Sport, and Leisure Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:188-97. 2012
    ..To study the association between weather-related measures and objectively measured trail use across 3 seasons...
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and ethnic differences in hypertension prevalence in the United States
    David R Bassett
    Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1914 Andy Holt Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Prev Med 34:179-86. 2002
    ..We examined associations between ethnicity, leisure-time physical activity (LTPA), and hypertension prevalence in a representative sample of U.S. adults...
  7. pmc The relationships between weather-related factors and daily outdoor physical activity counts on an urban greenway
    Dana Wolff
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, The University of Tennessee, 1914 Andy Holt Ave, HPER 303, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:579-89. 2011
    ..The overall regression model explained 77.0% of the variance in daily PA (p < 0.001). DMT (b = 10.5), max temp-squared (b = -4.0), precipitation (b = -70.0), and max wind speed (b = 1.9) contributed significantly...
  8. doi request reprint Health disparities in rural areas: the interaction of race, socioeconomic status, and geography
    Paul Campbell Erwin
    Center for Public Health, University of Tennessee
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:931-45. 2010
    ..033) in an analysis that included all 95 counties. Mortality differences based on demographic characteristics, rather than on the usual social determinants of health, raise further questions about the root causes of health inequities...
  9. doi request reprint Greenway siting and design: relationships with physical activity behaviors and user characteristics
    Dana L Wolff-Hughes
    Dept of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sports Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
    J Phys Act Health 11:1105-10. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare 2 GWs that differed in terms of their siting and design, with respect to the aforementioned variables...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity, fitness, and race: NHANES 1999–2004
    Tyrone G Ceaser
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:286-93. 2013
    ..Thus, we sought to examine the association between PA and CRF in different racial groups...
  11. doi request reprint Associations between iliotibial band injury status and running biomechanics in women
    Eric Foch
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sports Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA Electronic address
    Gait Posture 41:706-10. 2015
    ..6) %BM×h was less in runners with previous ITBS but not current ITBS compared to controls. Runners with current ITBS may lean their trunk more towards the stance limb which may be associated with decreased iliotibial band flexibility...
  12. doi request reprint Changing step width alters lower extremity biomechanics during running
    Richard A Brindle
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville, United States Electronic address
    Gait Posture 39:124-8. 2014
    ..In addition to previously reported changes at the rearfoot, the hip and knee joint biomechanics were also influenced by changes in step width. ..
  13. pmc A review of different behavior modification strategies designed to reduce sedentary screen behaviors in children
    Jeremy A Steeves
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, 1914 Andy Holt Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    J Obes 2012:379215. 2012
    ..44 to -3.1 h/day) and may have been influenced by the primary focus of the intervention, number of behavior modification strategies used, and other tools used to limit sedentary screen behaviors...
  14. doi request reprint Screening mammography utilization in Tennessee women: the association with residence
    Kathleen C Brown
    Knox County Health Department, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    J Rural Health 25:167-73. 2009
    ..Approximately 70% of US women over age 40 report mammography screening within 2 years. However, rates are likely to vary by age, income, educational level, and residence...
  15. doi request reprint Greenway siting and design: relationships with physical activity behaviors and user characteristics
    Dana L Wolff-Hughes
    Dept of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sports Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
    J Phys Act Health 11:1105-10. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare 2 GWs that differed in terms of their siting and design, with respect to the aforementioned variables...
  16. doi request reprint Do thigh circumference and mass changes alter knee biomechanics during walking?
    Carolyn G Westlake
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, United States
    Gait Posture 37:359-62. 2013
    ..Thus, acute changes in thigh segment parameters did not result in knee biomechanics suggestive of an increased risk of knee osteoarthritis...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of body mass index and step rate on pedometer error in a free-living environment
    Brian M Tyo
    Center for Physical Activity and Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:350-6. 2011
    ..Pedometers could provide great insights into walking habits if they are found to be accurate for people of all weight categories...