K C Heesch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oklahoma
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does adherence to a lifestyle physical activity intervention predict changes in physical activity?
    K C Heesch
    University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Behav Med 26:333-48. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Lack of time for physical activity: perception or reality for African American and Hispanic women?
    Kristiann C Heesch
    Department of Health and Sport Sciences, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Women Health 39:45-62. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Experiences of women in a minimal contact pedometer-based intervention: a qualitative study
    Kristiann C Heesch
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Women Health 41:97-116. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Associations between demographic, perceptual, and behavioral factors and support for policies encouraging active transport
    Kristiann C Heesch
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 4:261-77. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of 2 brief interventions on women's understanding of moderate-intensity physical activity
    Kelly R Rice
    Missoula City County Health Dept, Missoula, MT 59801, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:58-73. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two email-delivered, pedometer-based interventions to promote walking among insufficiently active women
    Mary K Dinger
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Huston Huffman Center 117, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019 6081, USA
    J Sci Med Sport 10:297-302. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of a minimal contact intervention to promote walking among insufficiently active women
    Mary K Dinger
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019 6081, USA
    Am J Health Promot 20:2-6. 2005
  8. pmc Relationship between physical activity and stiff or painful joints in mid-aged women and older women: a 3-year prospective study
    Kristiann C Heesch
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Blair Drive, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R34. 2007
  9. pmc Randomised controlled trial of a supervised exercise rehabilitation program for colorectal cancer survivors immediately after chemotherapy: study protocol
    Rosalind R Spence
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Cancer 7:154. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the properties of a stage-specific self-efficacy scale for physical activity using classical test theory, confirmatory factor analysis and item response modeling
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, L408 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3V4, Canada
    Health Educ Res 21:i33-46. 2006

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Does adherence to a lifestyle physical activity intervention predict changes in physical activity?
    K C Heesch
    University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Behav Med 26:333-48. 2003
    ..Adherence to lifestyle physical activity interventions ought to be encouraged to increase the likelihood that participants will engage in an adequate amount of physical activity for health benefits to occur...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lack of time for physical activity: perception or reality for African American and Hispanic women?
    Kristiann C Heesch
    Department of Health and Sport Sciences, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Women Health 39:45-62. 2004
    ..Actual time commitments did not predict perceived lack of time for physical activity. These findings can be used to address the misperceptions of women about time available to them for physical activity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Experiences of women in a minimal contact pedometer-based intervention: a qualitative study
    Kristiann C Heesch
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Women Health 41:97-116. 2005
    ..Minimal contact pedometer-based interventions are gaining in popularity as a cost-effective method of promoting physical activity. The experiences of women in these interventions, however, have not been adequately studied...
  4. ncbi request reprint Associations between demographic, perceptual, and behavioral factors and support for policies encouraging active transport
    Kristiann C Heesch
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 4:261-77. 2007
    ..Few studies have examined public support for such policies. The aim of this study was to assess support for policies that may increase active transport and correlates of this support...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of 2 brief interventions on women's understanding of moderate-intensity physical activity
    Kelly R Rice
    Missoula City County Health Dept, Missoula, MT 59801, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:58-73. 2008
    ..This study assessed whether women who are presented a mass-media message about MPA can demonstrate a moderate-intensity walking pace without practicing this pace first...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two email-delivered, pedometer-based interventions to promote walking among insufficiently active women
    Mary K Dinger
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Huston Huffman Center 117, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019 6081, USA
    J Sci Med Sport 10:297-302. 2007
    ..Although preliminary, the findings provide additional evidence that this low-cost method of intervening may be an effective approach to combat physical inactivity in women...
  7. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of a minimal contact intervention to promote walking among insufficiently active women
    Mary K Dinger
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019 6081, USA
    Am J Health Promot 20:2-6. 2005
    ..To examine the impact of a 6-week minimal contact intervention on walking behavior, the 10 processes of change of the transtheoretical model (TTM), and self-efficacy among insufficiently active women...
  8. pmc Relationship between physical activity and stiff or painful joints in mid-aged women and older women: a 3-year prospective study
    Kristiann C Heesch
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Blair Drive, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R34. 2007
    ..They suggest that advice for older women not currently experiencing SPJ should routinely include counseling on the importance of physical activity for preventing the onset of these symptoms...
  9. pmc Randomised controlled trial of a supervised exercise rehabilitation program for colorectal cancer survivors immediately after chemotherapy: study protocol
    Rosalind R Spence
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Cancer 7:154. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the properties of a stage-specific self-efficacy scale for physical activity using classical test theory, confirmatory factor analysis and item response modeling
    Louise C Masse
    Centre for Community Child Health Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, L408 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3V4, Canada
    Health Educ Res 21:i33-46. 2006
    ..Overall, employing multiple methods to assess the psychometric properties of the stage-specific self-efficacy scale demonstrated the complimentary nature of these methods and it highlighted the strengths and weaknesses of this scale...