Toben F Nelson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Vigorous physical activity among college students in the United States
    Toben F Nelson
    University of Minnesota Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, 1300 S Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Phys Act Health 4:495-508. 2007
  2. ncbi Persistence of heavy drinking and ensuing consequences at heavy drinking colleges
    Toben F Nelson
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:726-34. 2009
  3. pmc Efficacy and the strength of evidence of U.S. alcohol control policies
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:19-28. 2013
  4. doi Do youth sports prevent pediatric obesity? A systematic review and commentary
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 10:360-70. 2011
  5. doi Implementation of NIAAA College Drinking Task Force recommendations: how are colleges doing 6 years later?
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1687-93. 2010
  6. doi Student drinking at U.S. college sports events
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:1861-73. 2010
  7. ncbi Characterizing college systems for addressing student alcohol use: latent class analysis of U.S. four-year colleges
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:777-86. 2013
  8. ncbi Alcohol policies and practices among four-year colleges in the United States: prevalence and patterns
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:361-7. 2012
  9. doi Screening services for alcohol misuse and abuse at four-year colleges in the U.S
    Kathleen M Lenk
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:352-8. 2012
  10. pmc Alcohol control policies and practices at professional sports stadiums
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:665-73. 2010

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi Vigorous physical activity among college students in the United States
    Toben F Nelson
    University of Minnesota Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, 1300 S Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Phys Act Health 4:495-508. 2007
    ..Vigorous physical activity (VPA) declines from adolescence into adulthood, and social disparities in VPA exist. Physical activity is understudied in the college setting...
  2. ncbi Persistence of heavy drinking and ensuing consequences at heavy drinking colleges
    Toben F Nelson
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:726-34. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine drinking levels, related harms, and secondhand effects of alcohol use at heavy drinking colleges between 1993 and 2005 at colleges with high levels of drinking in 1993...
  3. pmc Efficacy and the strength of evidence of U.S. alcohol control policies
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:19-28. 2013
    ..Public policy can limit alcohol consumption and its associated harm, but no direct comparison of the relative efficacy of alcohol control policies exists for the U.S...
  4. doi Do youth sports prevent pediatric obesity? A systematic review and commentary
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 10:360-70. 2011
    ..Additional research may foster understanding about how sport, and youth sport settings, can help promote energy balance and healthy body weight...
  5. doi Implementation of NIAAA College Drinking Task Force recommendations: how are colleges doing 6 years later?
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1687-93. 2010
    ....
  6. doi Student drinking at U.S. college sports events
    Toben F Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:1861-73. 2010
    ..Future research should evaluate whether enacting policy restrictions can reduce drinking and related problems at intercollegiate sports events...
  7. ncbi Characterizing college systems for addressing student alcohol use: latent class analysis of U.S. four-year colleges
    Traci L Toomey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:777-86. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the status and integration of college systems to address student alcohol use...
  8. ncbi Alcohol policies and practices among four-year colleges in the United States: prevalence and patterns
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:361-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence of college alcohol policies and practices and to identify patterns of policies/practices across colleges...
  9. doi Screening services for alcohol misuse and abuse at four-year colleges in the U.S
    Kathleen M Lenk
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:352-8. 2012
    ..Although most colleges had many alcohol misuse/abuse screening components in place, more than one third show need for improvement in how, where, and when screening is conducted...
  10. pmc Alcohol control policies and practices at professional sports stadiums
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:665-73. 2010
    ..An important strategy to reduce such problems may be the use of alcohol control policies at sports stadiums. The objective of this study was to examine alcohol control policies and practices at professional sports stadiums in the U.S...
  11. pmc Vending and school store snack and beverage trends: Minnesota secondary schools, 2002-2010
    Martha Y Kubik
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, 5 140 Weaver Densford Hall, 308 Harvard St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:583-8. 2013
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  12. doi Adopting local alcohol policies: a case study of community efforts to regulate malt liquor sales
    Patricia A McKee
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55455 1015, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:e86-94. 2012
    ..To learn how the local context may affect a city's ability to regulate alcohol products such as high-alcohol-content malt liquor, a beverage associated with heavy drinking and a spectrum of nuisance crimes in urban areas...
  13. ncbi Enforcing alcohol policies on college campuses: reports from college enforcement officials
    Traci L Toomey
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    J Drug Educ 41:327-44. 2011
    ..Large colleges and public colleges tended to report greater enforcement levels. While many campuses report proactive alcohol enforcement, several areas of improvement in alcohol enforcement at colleges are indicated...
  14. pmc State and local law enforcement agency efforts to prevent sales to obviously intoxicated patrons
    Kathleen M Lenk
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second St Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN, 55454, USA
    J Community Health 39:339-48. 2014
    ..Enforcement of laws prohibiting alcohol sales to obviously intoxicated patrons is an underutilized strategy to reduce alcohol-related problems, especially among local law enforcement agencies...
  15. pmc Current use of underage alcohol compliance checks by enforcement agencies in the United States
    Darin J Erickson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1712-9. 2014
    ..Compliance checks conducted by law enforcement agents can significantly reduce the likelihood of illegal alcohol sales to underage individuals, but these checks need to be conducted using optimal methods to maintain effectiveness...
  16. doi The age-21 minimum legal drinking age: a case study linking past and current debates
    Traci L Toomey
    The University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Addiction 104:1958-65. 2009
    ..A new movement has arisen to again lower the MLDA in the U.S. Aim The aim is to discuss this current MLDA debate within the context of the long history of the U.S. MLDA...
  17. ncbi Sport participation during adolescence and suicide ideation and attempts
    Lindsay A Taliaferro
    Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Division of Adolescent Health and Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:3-10. 2011
    ..Most research regarding sport participation and suicide risk found protective relationships. However, all studies in this area were based on cross-sectional designs...
  18. doi Exploring parent perceptions of the food environment in youth sport
    Megan Thomas
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:365-71. 2012
    ..To examine parent perceptions of the food environment in youth sport...
  19. pmc Vigorous physical activity, mental health, perceived stress, and socializing among college students
    Nicole A VanKim
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Health Promot 28:7-15. 2013
    ..To examine cross-sectional associations between vigorous physical activity, mental health, perceived stress, and socializing among 4-year college students...
  20. pmc Recommended school policies are associated with student sugary drink and fruit and vegetable intake
    Marilyn S Nanney
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Program in Health Disparities Research, University of Minnesota, 717 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 62:179-81. 2014
    ..To examine the association between 8 recommended school obesity-related policies and student behaviors and weight in a cohort of Minnesota schools...
  21. doi Effects of policies to restrict malt liquor sales on neighborhood crime
    Elizabeth Barajas
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:1234-43. 2011
    ..Limitations and implications of our study are discussed, and further research suggested. The study was funded by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
  22. doi The relationships among socioeconomic status, fruit and vegetable intake, and alcohol consumption
    Scott T Shimotsu
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:21-8. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that fruit and vegetable consumption would be inversely associated with alcohol consumption and the relationship would differ by SES...
  23. pmc Screening for alcohol problems among 4-year colleges and universities
    Ken C Winters
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, School of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Coll Health 59:350-7. 2011
    ..To assess the use of alcohol screening tools across US colleges...
  24. ncbi Sports betting and other gambling in athletes, fans, and other college students
    Toben F Nelson
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, 55454, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 78:271-83. 2007
    ..Athletes, sports fans, and students attending schools with high "sports interest" are appropriate targets for prevention efforts...
  25. pmc State but not district nutrition policies are associated with less junk food in vending machines and school stores in US public schools
    Martha Y Kubik
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:1043-8. 2010
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