Affiliation: University of Rhode Island
- Physical activity, physical function, and stages of change in older adultsDeborah Riebe
Department of Kinesiology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston 02881, USA
Am J Health Behav 29:70-80. 2005..To characterize physical activity and physical function by stage of change and age in older adults...
- Health-related quality of life following a clinical weight loss intervention among overweight and obese adults: intervention and 24 month follow-up effectsBryan Blissmer
University of Rhode Island, Kingston RI 02881, USA
Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:43. 2006..Therefore, we conducted a study to investigate the immediate post-intervention (6 months) and long-term (12 and 24 months) effects of clinically based weight management programs on HRQL...
- Comparison of two progressive treadmill tests in patients with peripheral arterial diseaseD Riebe
Department of Physical Education and Exercise Science, University of Rhode Island, Kingston 02881, USA
Vasc Med 6:215-21. 2001..This protocol may be useful for testing patients with a low functional capacity so that clinically appropriate exercise prescriptions can be established and the efficacy of treatments can be determined...
- The relationship between obesity, physical activity, and physical function in older adultsDeborah Riebe
Department of Kinesiology, The University of Rhode Island, 210 Flagg Road Kingston, RI 02881, USA
J Aging Health 21:1159-78. 2009..This study investigated the relationship between overweight and obesity, age, and gender with physical activity and physical function in community-dwelling older men and women...
- Evaluation of a healthy-lifestyle approach to weight managementDeborah Riebe
University of Rhode Island, Kingston 02881, USA
Prev Med 36:45-54. 2003..We designed a multidisciplinary weight management program that included healthy eating, regular exercise, and behavioral changes based on the Transtheoretical Model. The program focused on a healthy lifestyle rather than weight loss...
- Long-term maintenance of exercise and healthy eating behaviors in overweight adultsDeborah Riebe
Department of Physical Education and Exercise Science, University of Rhode Island, 10 Tootell Road, Suite 2, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
Prev Med 40:769-78. 2005..The failure to maintain changes in diet and exercise patterns is a major factor. This study presents 24-month outcomes of a healthy-lifestyle weight management program designed to promote long-term changes in diet and exercise behaviors...
- Comparison of diet quality, physical activity and biochemical values of older adults either reporting or not reporting use of lipid-lowering medicationI Lofgren
Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, University of Rhode Island, Ranger Hall, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
J Nutr Health Aging 14:168-72. 2010..The aim of this study was to compare standard lipid profile, reported dietary intake, and physical activity in older adults who reported taking or not taking a lipid-lowering medication, namely statins...
- The Study of Exercise and Nutrition in Older Rhode Islanders (SENIOR): translating theory into researchPhillip G Clark
Health Promotion Partnership, Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, Kingston 02881, USA
Health Educ Res 17:552-61. 2002....
- Construct validity of the stages of change of exercise adoption for different intensities of physical activity in four samples of differing age groupsAnja Schumann
Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-University Greifswald, Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Walther-Rathenau-Strasse 48, D-17487 Greifswald, Germany
Am J Health Promot 16:280-7. 2002..Development of a new stage assessment instrument for mild intensities of physical activity is recommended. Limitations include use of a different validation measure of exercise behavior in the senior sample...
- Long-term results of peripheral arterial disease rehabilitationJulie R Menard
Department of Physical Education and Exercise Science, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA
J Vasc Surg 39:1186-92. 2004..Those who continue to exercise will potentially maintain these benefits and experience improved health-related quality of life...
- Older adults' perspectives on screening prior to initiating an exercise programBarbara Resnick
University of Maryland Baltimore, Columbia, Maryland, 21045, USA
Prev Sci 6:203-11. 2005..Others felt that screening was irrelevant and actually hindered one's ability to join an activity group. We conclude with recommendations for refocusing future screening guidelines and suggestions for future research...
- Perceived environments as physical activity correlates and moderators of intervention in five studiesAbby C King
Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 211 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
Am J Health Promot 21:24-35. 2006..This question was explored in five physical activity intervention trials funded by the National Institutes of Health Behavior Change Consortium...
- Accumulation of behavioral validation evidence for physical activity stage of changeLaurie ann Hellsten
Department of Educational Psychology and Special Education, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
Health Psychol 27:S43-53. 2008..The purpose of this study was to accumulate behavioral validity evidence for physical activity Stage of Change (SOC)...
- Long-term effects of a stage-based intervention for changing exercise intentions and behavior in older adultsMary L Greaney
Public Health Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Gerontologist 48:358-67. 2008..We examined the efficacy of an intervention tailored to the individual's stage of change for exercise adoption on exercise stage of change, physical activity, and physical function in community-dwelling older adults...
- Screening, safety, and adverse events in physical activity interventions: collaborative experiences from the behavior change consortiumMarcia Ory
School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System, College Station, TX 77840, USA
Ann Behav Med 29:20-8. 2005....
- Maintaining Exercise and Healthy Eating in Older AdultsDeborah Riebe; Fiscal Year: 2006..Particular attention has focused on exercise and diet as having the most potential for achieving these aims. ..