R R Pate

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Top 10 research questions related to physical activity in preschool children
    Russell R Pate
    Children s Physical Activity Research Group, University of South Carolina, Public Health Research Center, 921 Assembly, Suite 214, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 84:448-55. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Factors associated with development of excessive fatness in children and adolescents: a review of prospective studies
    R R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Obes Rev 14:645-58. 2013
  3. pmc Objectively measured sedentary behavior in preschool children: comparison between Montessori and traditional preschools
    Wonwoo Byun
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:2. 2013
  4. pmc Accelerometry cut points for physical activity in underserved African Americans
    Nevelyn N Trumpeter
    Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Barnwell College, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:73. 2012
  5. pmc Study of Health and Activity in Preschool Environments (SHAPES): study protocol for a randomized trial evaluating a multi-component physical activity intervention in preschool children
    Karin A Pfeiffer
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, 308 West Circle Drive, 27R Intramural Rec Sports Circle, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:728. 2013
  6. pmc The contribution of dance to daily physical activity among adolescent girls
    Jennifer R O'Neill
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:87. 2011
  7. pmc Associations between sport and screen-entertainment with mental health problems in 5-year-old children
    Lucy J Griffiths
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:30. 2010
  8. pmc Correlates of objectively measured sedentary behavior in US preschool children
    Wonwoo Byun
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Pediatrics 128:937-45. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Sedentary behaviour in youth
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Br J Sports Med 45:906-13. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Measurement of physical activity in preschool children
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:508-12. 2010

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Publications84

  1. ncbi request reprint Top 10 research questions related to physical activity in preschool children
    Russell R Pate
    Children s Physical Activity Research Group, University of South Carolina, Public Health Research Center, 921 Assembly, Suite 214, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 84:448-55. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Factors associated with development of excessive fatness in children and adolescents: a review of prospective studies
    R R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Obes Rev 14:645-58. 2013
    ..Given that childhood obesity is a worldwide public health concern, the field can benefit from large-scale, long-term prospective studies that use state-of-the-art measures in a diverse sample of children and adolescents. ..
  3. pmc Objectively measured sedentary behavior in preschool children: comparison between Montessori and traditional preschools
    Wonwoo Byun
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:2. 2013
    ..This study aimed to compare the levels of objectively-measured sedentary behavior in children attending Montessori preschools with those attending traditional preschools...
  4. pmc Accelerometry cut points for physical activity in underserved African Americans
    Nevelyn N Trumpeter
    Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Barnwell College, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:73. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to determine the self-selected pace associated with instructions to "walk for exercise" and the corresponding accelerometry estimates (e.g., Actical counts/minute) for underserved, African American adults...
  5. pmc Study of Health and Activity in Preschool Environments (SHAPES): study protocol for a randomized trial evaluating a multi-component physical activity intervention in preschool children
    Karin A Pfeiffer
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, 308 West Circle Drive, 27R Intramural Rec Sports Circle, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:728. 2013
    ..The purpose of this manuscript is to describe the study design and intervention protocol...
  6. pmc The contribution of dance to daily physical activity among adolescent girls
    Jennifer R O'Neill
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:87. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Associations between sport and screen-entertainment with mental health problems in 5-year-old children
    Lucy J Griffiths
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:30. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  8. pmc Correlates of objectively measured sedentary behavior in US preschool children
    Wonwoo Byun
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Pediatrics 128:937-45. 2011
    ..To identify correlates of objectively measured sedentary behavior in a diverse sample of preschool children...
  9. doi request reprint Sedentary behaviour in youth
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Br J Sports Med 45:906-13. 2011
    ..Lower levels of sedentary behaviour were reported in children whose parents have rules/limitations on screen time...
  10. doi request reprint Measurement of physical activity in preschool children
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:508-12. 2010
    ..Emphasis will be given to direct observation and accelerometry, but pedometry, HR monitoring, and proxy reports will be reviewed as well...
  11. pmc Age-related change in physical activity in adolescent girls
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:275-82. 2009
    ..To determine the annual rate at which physical activity changes in girls during middle school using both objective and self-report measures of physical activity...
  12. doi request reprint After-school interventions to increase physical activity among youth
    R R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street Suite 212, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Br J Sports Med 43:14-8. 2009
    ....
  13. pmc Age-related changes in types and contexts of physical activity in middle school girls
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, 29208, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:433-9. 2010
    ..Because girls are less physically active than boys, it is important to understand the types of activities preferred by girls, and changes in those preferences over time, in order to design effective physical activity interventions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlates of physical activity behavior in rural youth
    R R Pate
    School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 68:241-8. 1997
    ..In summary, gender and the amount of television watching were found to be the most important correlates of physical activity in rural, predominantly African American youth...
  15. ncbi request reprint Correlates of objectively measured physical activity in preadolescent youth
    S G Trost
    Department of Exercise Science, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208 5323, USA
    Am J Prev Med 17:120-6. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the psychosocial and environmental correlates of objectively measured physical activity behavior in a diverse sample of sixth-grade students...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sports participation and health-related behaviors among US youth
    R R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:904-11. 2000
    ..To examine the relationship between sports participation and health-related behaviors among high school students...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tracking of avoidance of alcohol use and smoking behavior in a fifth grade cohort over three years
    G Felton
    College of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Public Health Nurs 16:32-40. 1999
    ..Communities, schools, and families can help adolescents avoid alcohol use and smoking through early prevention efforts...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of barriers self-efficacy and perceived behavioral control for explaining physical activity across 1 year among adolescent girls
    Robert W Motl
    Department of Exercise Science, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 6554, USA
    Health Psychol 24:106-11. 2005
    ....
  19. pmc Assessing sustainability of Lifestyle Education for Activity Program (LEAP)
    R P Saunders
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:319-30. 2012
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Exercise training and intensity does not alter vascular volume responses in women
    J D Branch
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 70:1070-6. 1999
    ..Therefore, we investigated the hypothesis that greater hematologic changes would be induced in women by higher exercise intensity during endurance training...
  21. ncbi request reprint Motivational factors associated with sports program participation in middle school students
    John R Sirard
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:696-703. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Change in physical activity participation among adolescent girls from 8th to 12th grade
    Russell R Pate
    Dept of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Phys Act Health 4:3-16. 2007
    ..This study examined change in participation in specific activities during adolescence in girls...
  23. ncbi request reprint Enjoyment mediates effects of a school-based physical-activity intervention
    Rod K Dishman
    Department of Exercise Science, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 6554, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:478-87. 2005
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Agreement between student-reported and proxy-reported physical activity questionnaires
    Marsha Dowda
    Dept of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 19:310-8. 2007
    ..21 for student report and--.14 to .32 for parent report, and there were no statistical differences for 8 out of 9 correlations between parent and student. Parents can provide useful data on PA correlates for students in Grades 7-12...
  25. pmc Association between objectively measured sedentary behavior and body mass index in preschool children
    W Byun
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:961-5. 2013
    ....
  26. pmc Physical activity behaviours of highly active preschoolers
    E K Howie
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Pediatr Obes 8:142-9. 2013
    ..Understanding the physical activity behaviour of young children who are highly active may provide important guidance for promoting physical activity in preschools...
  27. doi request reprint Time spent in sedentary behavior and changes in childhood BMI: a longitudinal study from ages 9 to 15 years
    J A Mitchell
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:54-60. 2013
    ..To determine if time spent in objectively measured sedentary behavior is associated with a change in body mass index (BMI) between ages 9 and 15 years, adjusting for moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and active commuting to elementary school
    John R Sirard
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:2062-9. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to determine if fifth-grade students who walked or bicycled to school on a regular basis were more physically active than those that did not...
  29. pmc After-school setting, physical activity, and sedentary behavior in 5th grade boys and girls
    S E Taverno Ross
    Department of Exercise Science, 921 Assembly Street, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Health Place 18:951-5. 2012
    ..Children's usual after-school setting affects their activity patterns; after-school programs may potentially increase PA in boys and minority girls...
  30. ncbi request reprint Moderate-intensity physical activity and fasting insulin levels in women: the Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study
    M L Irwin
    Department of Exercise Science, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA
    Diabetes Care 23:449-54. 2000
    ..Associations by race/ethnicity, levels of central obesity, and cardiorespiratory fitness were also examined...
  31. ncbi request reprint Measuring enjoyment of physical activity in adolescent girls
    R W Motl
    Department of Exercise Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602-6554, USA
    Am J Prev Med 21:110-7. 2001
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Associations between self-reported and objective physical environmental factors and use of a community rail-trail
    P J Troped
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Med 32:191-200. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS. Environmental barriers such as travel distance and hilly terrain should be considered when planning community trails. A better understanding of such factors may lead to more effective promotion of trail use...
  33. doi request reprint Physical activity and electronic media use in the SEARCH for diabetes in youth case-control study
    Felipe Lobelo
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1364-71. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the physical activity (PA) and electronic media (EM) use habits of a population-based, ascertained sample of youths with diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Examining social-cognitive determinants of intention and physical activity among black and white adolescent girls using structural equation modeling
    Robert W Motl
    Department of Exercise Science, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 6554, USA
    Health Psychol 21:459-67. 2002
    ..Self-efficacy and perceived behavioral control are independent influences on physical activity among Black and White adolescent girls and warrant study as potential mediators in physical activity interventions...
  35. doi request reprint Validity of cardiorespiratory fitness criterion-referenced standards for adolescents
    Felipe Lobelo
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1222-9. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine the ability of the FITNESSGRAM standards to discriminate between low and high cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk in a population-based sample of US adolescents...
  36. ncbi request reprint Electronic media exposure and its association with activity-related outcomes in female adolescents: cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses
    Felipe Lobelo
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:137-43. 2009
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Physical activity assessment in children and adolescents
    J R Sirard
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Sports Med 31:439-54. 2001
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and health: dose-response issues
    R R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 66:313-7. 1995
    ..At present, these conclusions must be considered tentative, and most experts agree that further elucidation of dose-response relationships should be a major thrust of future research on physical activity and health...
  39. doi request reprint The evolving definition of "sedentary"
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 36:173-8. 2008
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Directly observed physical activity levels in preschool children
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly St, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Sch Health 78:438-44. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the physical activity levels and demographic and school-related correlates of physical activity in children attending preschools, using a direct observation measurement system...
  41. pmc Policies and characteristics of the preschool environment and physical activity of young children
    Marsha Dowda
    Departments of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e261-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine policies and characteristics of preschools and the extent to which they influence the physical activity of 3- to 5-year-old children during the preschool day...
  42. doi request reprint Commercial facilities, social cognitive variables, and physical activity of 12th grade girls
    Marsha Dowda
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Ann Behav Med 37:77-87. 2009
    ..Recent studies have found a relationship between access to neighborhood physical activity (PA) facilities and physical activity in youth...
  43. pmc Social and environmental factors associated with preschoolers' nonsedentary physical activity
    William H Brown
    Department of Educational Studies, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Child Dev 80:45-58. 2009
    ..Implications for policy makers, practitioners, and researchers are discussed...
  44. pmc Sedentary behavior and obesity in a large cohort of children
    Jonathan A Mitchell
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1596-602. 2009
    ..These findings support the importance of specifically engaging in MVPA during childhood to reduce the prevalence of obesity...
  45. pmc Assessing children's physical activity in their homes: the observational system for recording physical activity in children-home
    Kerry L McIver
    160 Minges Coliseum, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, College of Health and Human Performance, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 42:1-16. 2009
    ..The system, which was shown to be reliable, provides a direct observation tool for researchers who are interested in assessing and intervening in physical activity in the home environment...
  46. pmc Compliance with national guidelines for physical activity in U.S. preschoolers: measurement and interpretation
    Michael W Beets
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly St, Room 131, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Pediatrics 127:658-64. 2011
    ..This study aimed to estimate the prevalence of preschoolers meeting NASPE guidelines and illustrate the differences among rates, given guideline interpretations, and cut points...
  47. pmc Do physical activity facilities near schools affect physical activity in high school girls?
    Jennifer L Trilk
    Public Health Research Center, University of South Carolina, Suite 212, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Health Place 17:651-7. 2011
    ..To investigate associations between the number of physical activity facilities within walking distance of school and physical activity behavior in 12th grade girls during after-school hours...
  48. 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...
  49. doi request reprint Motor skill performance and physical activity in preschool children
    Harriet G Williams
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1421-6. 2008
    ..Clinicians should work with parents to monitor motor skills and to encourage children to engage in activities that promote motor skill performance...
  50. ncbi request reprint Summary of the American Heart Association scientific statement: promoting physical activity in children and youth: a leadership role for schools
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 23:44-9. 2008
    ....
  51. pmc Physical activities in adolescent girls: variability in energy expenditure
    Karin A Pfeiffer
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:328-31. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the variability in energy expenditure for selected physical activities among adolescent girls...
  52. ncbi request reprint Assessing preschool children's physical activity: the Observational System for Recording Physical Activity in children-preschool version
    William H Brown
    Department of Educational Studies, University of South Carolina at Columbia, 29208, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 77:167-76. 2006
    ....
  53. pmc Promotion of physical activity among high-school girls: a randomized controlled trial
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 730 Devine St, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1582-7. 2005
    ..Our study examined the effects of a comprehensive school-based intervention on physical activity among high-school girls...
  54. ncbi request reprint Promoting physical activity in girls: a case study of one school's success
    Gwen Felton
    College of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Sch Health 75:57-62. 2005
    ..01) and vigorous physical activity (p = .04). Other schools can use this case to modify components of the CSHP model to increase physical activity among high school girls...
  55. ncbi request reprint Physical activities and sedentary pursuits in African American and Caucasian girls
    Marsha Dowda
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 75:352-60. 2004
    ..Cultural differences of groups should be considered when planning interventions to promote physical activity...
  56. ncbi request reprint Physical activity among children attending preschools
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1258-63. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Comparison of social variables for understanding physical activity in adolescent girls
    Ruth P Saunders
    Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:426-36. 2004
    ..To evaluate social support and theory of planned behavior (TPB) constructs in explaining physical activity in adolescent girls...
  58. ncbi request reprint Differences in physical activity between black and white girls living in rural and urban areas
    Gwen M Felton
    College of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Sch Health 72:250-5. 2002
    ..Rural White girls and urban Black girls had more favorable attitudes toward physical activity. Access to sports equipment, perceived safety of neighborhood, and physical activity self-efficacy were higher in White girls than Black girls...
  59. ncbi request reprint Influences of preschool policies and practices on children's physical activity
    Marsha Dowda
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
    J Community Health 29:183-96. 2004
    ..Children who attended preschools with lower quality spent more time in sedentary activity. In conclusion, children in preschools which may have more resources and better quality appear to show both more sedentary behavior and more MVPA...
  60. ncbi request reprint Sport participation and physical activity in adolescent females across a four-year period
    Karin Allor Pfeiffer
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:523-9. 2006
    ..A secondary purpose was to compare activity levels of three groups of girls, those who played sports at three time points, those who dropped out, and those who did not participate in sports...
  61. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness levels among US youth 12 to 19 years of age: findings from the 1999-2002 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1005-12. 2006
    ..To assess cardiorespiratory fitness levels in youth aged 12 to 19 years and to examine associations between fitness and age, sex, race/ethnicity, and self-reported physical activity in this age group...
  62. ncbi request reprint Associations among physical activity, health indicators, and employment in 12th grade girls
    Marsha Dowda
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1331-9. 2007
    ..This study compared physical activity, sedentary behaviors, and other health indicators between 1381 employed and nonemployed 12th grade girls...
  63. ncbi request reprint Enrollment in physical education is associated with overall physical activity in adolescent girls
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 78:265-70. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that expanded enrollment in physical education may increase American adolescent girls' PA level...
  64. pmc Long-term effects of a physical activity intervention in high school girls
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:276-80. 2007
    ..Schools are attractive settings in which to implement interventions designed to promote PA in girls and young women, but few studies have tested the sustained effects of such interventions...
  65. ncbi request reprint Validation and calibration of the Actical accelerometer in preschool children
    Karin A Pfeiffer
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:152-7. 2006
    ..The Actical accelerometer is a promising tool for measurement of PA in young children. The purpose of this study was to calibrate and validate the Actical accelerometer for use with 3- to 5-yr-old children...
  66. ncbi request reprint American women in the marathon
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Sports Med 37:294-8. 2007
    ..Over the past 30 years, participation by women in marathon running has grown dramatically and during that same period the marathon performances of women have improved at a remarkable rate...
  67. pmc Family support for physical activity in girls from 8th to 12th grade in South Carolina
    Marsha Dowda
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, 921 Assembly Street, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Prev Med 44:153-9. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between perceived family support and other selected correlates of physical activity (PA) with changes in PA over time...
  68. pmc Objectively measured physical activity in sixth-grade girls
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1262-8. 2006
    ..To describe the objectively measured physical activity characteristics of a diverse sample of sixth-grade girls, to examine influences on physical activity, and to report compliance with physical activity guidelines...
  69. ncbi request reprint Validation and calibration of an accelerometer in preschool children
    Russell R Pate
    Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 730 Devine Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:2000-6. 2006
    ..Studies of physical activity in young children are limited by the lack of valid and acceptable measures. The purpose of this study was to calibrate and validate the ActiGraph accelerometer for use with 3- to 5-year-old children...
  70. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a community-based intervention to promote physical activity in youth: lessons from Active Winners
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, NJA School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am J Health Promot 17:171-82. 2003
    ..To test the effects of a community-based physical activity intervention designed to increase physical activity and to conduct an extensive process evaluation of the intervention...
  71. ncbi request reprint The 3-year evolution of a preschool physical activity intervention through a collaborative partnership between research interventionists and preschool teachers
    E K Howie
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA, Department of Educational Studies, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA, Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA and Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Health Educ Res 29:491-502. 2014
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Using objective physical activity measures with youth: how many days of monitoring are needed?
    S G Trost
    Department of Exercise, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:426-31. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish the minimal number of days of monitoring required for accelerometers to assess usual physical activity in children...
  73. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute exercise on plasma erythropoietin levels in trained runners
    P F Bodary
    Department of Exercise Science, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:543-6. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate further the influence of exercise on erythropoietin...
  74. ncbi request reprint Compliance with physical activity guidelines: prevalence in a population of children and youth
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:303-8. 2002
    ..To use objective monitoring of physical activity to determine the percentages of children and youth in a population that met physical activity guidelines...
  75. ncbi request reprint Self-motivation and physical activity among black and white adolescent girls
    Robert W Motl
    Department of Exercise Science, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 6554, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:128-36. 2003
    ..The psychometric properties of the Self-Motivation Inventory for children (SMI-C) were established using tests of factorial validity, factorial invariance, latent mean structure, and predictive validity...
  76. ncbi request reprint Effects of short-term exercise training on plasminogen activator inhibitor (PAI-1)
    Peter F Bodary
    Department of Exercise Science, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1853-8. 2003
    ..To observe the effects of exercise training on plasminogen activator inhibitor, type-1 (PAI-1), tissue plasminogen activator (tPA), and associated metabolic variables in sedentary men and women...
  77. ncbi request reprint Self-efficacy partially mediates the effect of a school-based physical-activity intervention among adolescent girls
    Rod K Dishman
    Department of Exercise Science, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 6554, USA
    Prev Med 38:628-36. 2004
    ....
  78. 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...
  79. ncbi request reprint Factorial invariance and latent mean structure of questionnaires measuring social-cognitive determinants of physical activity among black and white adolescent girls
    R K Dishman
    Department of Exercise Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602 6554, USA
    Prev Med 34:100-8. 2002
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint Methods for estimating the maximal lactate steady state in trained cyclists
    C R Harnish
    Department of Exercise Science, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:1052-5. 2001
    ..In this study, we examined the validity of simulated 5-km and 40-km time trials (TT) as methods for estimating average speed at MLSS in cyclists...
  81. doi request reprint Does physical activity during pregnancy reduce the risk of gestational diabetes among previously inactive women?
    Jihong Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Birth 35:188-95. 2008
    ..Our study examined whether physical activity during pregnancy reduced the risk of gestational diabetes among women who were physically inactive before pregnancy...
  82. ncbi request reprint Effect of exercise duration on plasma endothelin-1 concentration
    P G Davis
    Department of Exercise Science, The University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 45:419-23. 2005
    ..The purpose of the present study was to verify an effect of exercise duration at a steady work rate on plasma ET-1 concentration...
  83. ncbi request reprint A review of the national physical activity plans of six countries
    Daniel Benjamin Bornstein
    Dept of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:S245-64. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper was to search for and analyze comprehensive national physical activity plan documents that can best inform the development of the U.S. plan...
  84. ncbi request reprint Exercise physiology and its role in clinical sports medicine
    Russell R Pate
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 730 Devine Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    South Med J 97:881-5. 2004
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Research Grants18

  1. Physical activity during the transition from elementary school to middle school
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study will apply sophisticated data collection and data analysis techniques in identifying the key factors that cause physical activity levels to decrease as children transition into adolescence. ..
  2. Physical Activity in Preschool Children
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Physical Activity in Preschool Children -- Supplement
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  4. PROMOTION OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed investigation will provide a unique and comprehensive examination of the factors that influence change in physical activity in high school girls. ..
  5. PROMOTION OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed investigation will provide a unique and comprehensive examination of the factors that influence change in physical activity in high school girls. ..
  6. Multi-component intervention to increase physical activity in preschool children
    Russell R Pate; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Information gained in this study may lead to adoption of preschool policies and instructional practices that increase physical activity and reduce the risk of obesity in preschool children. ..
  7. PROMOTION OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This study will provide important information concerning the effectiveness of an intervention that addresses important national health objectives and that would be readily generalizable to secondary schools throughout the nation. ..
  8. PROMOTION OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This study will provide important information concerning the effectiveness of an intervention that addresses important national health objectives and that would be readily generalizable to secondary schools throughout the nation. ..
  9. Physical Activity in Preschool Children
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed study will address a critical public health problem, the increasing prevalence of obesity in children, by laying the groundwork for future intervention studies and for development of effective public policies. ..
  10. Physical Activity in Preschool Children (RMI)
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  11. PROMOTION OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The proposed investigation will provide a unique and comprehensive examination of the factors that influence change in physical activity in high school girls. ..
  12. Multi-component intervention to increase physical activity in preschool children
    Russell Pate; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Information gained in this study may lead to adoption of preschool policies and instructional practices that increase physical activity and reduce the risk of obesity in preschool children. ..
  13. Physical activity during the transition from elementary school to middle school
    Russell R Pate; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will apply sophisticated data collection and data analysis techniques in identifying the key factors that cause physical activity levels to decrease as children transition into adolescence. ..
  14. Multi-component intervention to increase physical activity in preschool children
    Russell R Pate; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Information gained in this study may lead to adoption of preschool policies and instructional practices that increase physical activity and reduce the risk of obesity in preschool children. ..