Brian E Saelens

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The association of neighborhood design and recreational environments with physical activity
    Jennifer L Atkinson
    San Diego State University, California 92103, USA
    Am J Health Promot 19:304-9. 2005
  2. pmc Development, scoring, and reliability of the Microscale Audit of Pedestrian Streetscapes (MAPS)
    Rachel A Millstein
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:403. 2013
  3. pmc Flip flops, dress clothes, and no coat: clothing barriers to children's physical activity in child-care centers identified from a qualitative study
    Kristen A Copeland
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:74. 2009
  4. pmc Built environment correlates of walking: a review
    Brian E Saelens
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S550-66. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinician's comment on treatment of childhood overweight meta-analysis
    Brian E Saelens
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Health Psychol 26:533-6. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Where are youth active? Roles of proximity, active transport, and built environment
    Helene Mollie Grow
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 98195 4920, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:2071-9. 2008
  7. pmc Visceral abdominal fat is correlated with whole-body fat and physical activity among 8-y-old children at risk of obesity
    Brian E Saelens
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:46-53. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Behavioral weight control for overweight adolescents initiated in primary care
    Brian E Saelens
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Psychology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Obes Res 10:22-32. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician weight counseling for adolescents
    Brian E Saelens
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, OH 45229, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:575-85. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Relation of school environment and policy to adolescent physical activity
    Nefertiti Durant
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, MTC 201, 1600 7th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Sch Health 79:153-9; quiz 205-6. 2009

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint The association of neighborhood design and recreational environments with physical activity
    Jennifer L Atkinson
    San Diego State University, California 92103, USA
    Am J Health Promot 19:304-9. 2005
    ..To determine the association of neighborhood design factors and recreational environments with physical activity...
  2. pmc Development, scoring, and reliability of the Microscale Audit of Pedestrian Streetscapes (MAPS)
    Rachel A Millstein
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:403. 2013
    ..We present the development, scoring, and reliability of the Microscale Audit of Pedestrian Streetscapes (MAPS) tool and its theoretically-based subscales...
  3. pmc Flip flops, dress clothes, and no coat: clothing barriers to children's physical activity in child-care centers identified from a qualitative study
    Kristen A Copeland
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:74. 2009
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  4. pmc Built environment correlates of walking: a review
    Brian E Saelens
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S550-66. 2008
    ..This article reviews evidence on the built environment correlates with walking...
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinician's comment on treatment of childhood overweight meta-analysis
    Brian E Saelens
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Health Psychol 26:533-6. 2007
    ..Looking at this issue through the lens of a clinician, the authors consider the broader social context within which childhood overweight exists, and highlight areas for further translational work...
  6. doi request reprint Where are youth active? Roles of proximity, active transport, and built environment
    Helene Mollie Grow
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 98195 4920, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:2071-9. 2008
    ..This study examined factors related to two sources of physical activity for youth: active use of recreation sites and active transport to recreation sites...
  7. pmc Visceral abdominal fat is correlated with whole-body fat and physical activity among 8-y-old children at risk of obesity
    Brian E Saelens
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:46-53. 2007
    ..Abdominal fat is more related to health risk than is whole-body fat. Determining the factors related to children's visceral fat could result in interventions to improve child health...
  8. ncbi request reprint Behavioral weight control for overweight adolescents initiated in primary care
    Brian E Saelens
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Psychology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Obes Res 10:22-32. 2002
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician weight counseling for adolescents
    Brian E Saelens
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, OH 45229, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:575-85. 2002
    ..Clin Pediatr. 2002;41:575-585..
  10. doi request reprint Relation of school environment and policy to adolescent physical activity
    Nefertiti Durant
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, MTC 201, 1600 7th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Sch Health 79:153-9; quiz 205-6. 2009
    ..Physical activity (PA) declines as children and adolescents age. The purpose of this study was to examine how specific school factors relate to youth PA, TV viewing, and body mass index (BMI)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Home environmental influences on children's television watching from early to middle childhood
    Brian E Saelens
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Psychology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:127-32. 2002
    ..Modifying TV access, particularly by reducing the frequency of meals eaten while watching TV, could promote lower children's TV watching and adiposity...
  12. pmc Child obesity associated with social disadvantage of children's neighborhoods
    H Mollie Greves Grow
    University of Washington and Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:584-91. 2010
    ..S. urban county. These results contribute new information on relationships between broader social and economic context and child obesity risk using robust spatial analyses...
  13. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for treatment of child and adolescent overweight and obesity
    Bonnie A Spear
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Pediatrics 120:S254-88. 2007
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  14. doi request reprint Work group I: Measures of the food and physical activity environment: instruments
    Brian E Saelens
    Seattle Children s Hospital Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:S166-70. 2009
    ..Solid instrumentation will accelerate a better understanding of food- and physical activity-environment effects on eating and physical activity behaviors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Stepping towards causation: do built environments or neighborhood and travel preferences explain physical activity, driving, and obesity?
    Lawrence Douglas Frank
    University of British Columbia, School of Community and Regional Planning, 235 1933 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z2
    Soc Sci Med 65:1898-914. 2007
    ..6%). Findings suggest that creating walkable environments may result in higher levels of physical activity and less driving and in slightly lower obesity prevalence for those preferring walkability...
  16. ncbi request reprint Environmental correlates of physical activity in a sample of Belgian adults
    Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Ghent University, Watersportlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Health Promot 18:83-92. 2003
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  17. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of destination-specific barriers to walking and cycling for youth
    Holly Forman
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 46:311-6. 2008
    ..To investigate the psychometric properties of a new measure of barriers youth encounter while walking to specific destinations and to validate the measure with self-reported walking to these destinations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Environmental correlates of walking and cycling: findings from the transportation, urban design, and planning literatures
    Brian E Saelens
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Ann Behav Med 25:80-91. 2003
    ..The transportation, urban design, and planning literatures provide a valuable starting point for multidisciplinary research on environmental contributions to physical activity levels in the population...
  19. pmc Neighborhood-based differences in physical activity: an environment scale evaluation
    Brian E Saelens
    Division of Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, MLC 3015, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1552-8. 2003
    ..This study evaluated a neighborhood environment survey and compared the physical activity and weight status of the residents in 2 neighborhoods...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale: validity and development of a short form
    Ester Cerin
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1682-91. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the factorial and criterion validity of the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale (NEWS) and to develop an abbreviated version (NEWS-A)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Active commuting to school: Associations with environment and parental concerns
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:787-94. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Linking objectively measured physical activity with objectively measured urban form: findings from SMARTRAQ
    Lawrence D Frank
    University of British Columbia, School of Community and Regional Planning, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Prev Med 28:117-25. 2005
    ..To date, nearly all research on physical activity and the built environment is based on self-reported physical activity and perceived assessment of the built environment...
  23. pmc Measuring the environment for friendliness toward physical activity: a comparison of the reliability of 3 questionnaires
    Ross C Brownson
    Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:473-83. 2004
    ..We tested the reliability of 3 instruments that assessed social and physical environments...
  24. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of group cognitive-behavioral therapy and group interpersonal psychotherapy for the treatment of overweight individuals with binge-eating disorder
    Denise E Wilfley
    Joint Doctoral Clinical Psychology Training Program, San Diego Sate University and University of California, San Diego, 92120, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:713-21. 2002
    ..This study compares the effects of group CBT and group IPT across BED-related symptoms among overweight individuals with BED...
  25. pmc Association of park size, distance, and features with physical activity in neighborhood parks
    Andrew T Kaczynski
    Department of Kinesiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1451-6. 2008
    ..We studied whether park size, number of features in the park, and distance to a park from participants' homes were related to a park being used for physical activity...
  26. doi request reprint Visceral fat is worth measuring and measuring well
    Brian E Saelens
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:491-2. 2008
  27. doi request reprint The efficacy of a clinic-based behavioral nutrition intervention emphasizing a DASH-type diet for adolescents with elevated blood pressure
    Sarah C Couch
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0394, USA
    J Pediatr 152:494-501. 2008
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Income and racial disparities in access to public parks and private recreation facilities
    Lauren C Abercrombie
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92103, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:9-15. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that low-income and high-minority neighborhoods have less access to public parks, open space, and private recreation facilities...
  29. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood walkability and the walking behavior of Australian adults
    Neville Owen
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston QLD 4006, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 33:387-95. 2007
    ..Associations of neighborhood physical environments with adults' walking for transport and walking for recreation must be better understood...
  30. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of maintenance treatment approaches for childhood overweight: a randomized controlled trial
    Denise E Wilfley
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    JAMA 298:1661-73. 2007
    ..No trials for childhood overweight have examined maintenance interventions to augment the effects of initial weight loss programs...
  31. ncbi request reprint Overweight children's barriers to and support for physical activity
    Marion F Zabinski
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California, USA
    Obes Res 11:238-46. 2003
    ..This study examined overweight children's perceived barriers to and support for physical activity compared with nonoverweight children...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, characteristics, and correlates of teasing experiences among overweight children vs. non-overweight peers
    Helen A Hayden-Wade
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Obes Res 13:1381-92. 2005
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Healthy nutrition environments: concepts and measures
    Karen Glanz
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, NE, Room 526, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Health Promot 19:330-3, ii. 2005
    ..Measures fall into priority categories of consumer and community environments...
  34. ncbi request reprint Psychological adjustment of obese youth presenting for weight management treatment
    Meg H Zeller
    Division of Psychology, ML D 3015, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Obes Res 12:1576-86. 2004
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Nutrition Environment Measures Survey in stores (NEMS-S): development and evaluation
    Karen Glanz
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:282-9. 2007
    ..There is a need for valid, reliable measures of nutrition environments. This article reports on the development and evaluation of measures of nutrition environments in retail food stores...