Scott Strath

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Daily physical activity predicts degree of insulin resistance: a cross-sectional observational study using the 2003-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Rachael K Nelson
    School of Kinesiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:10. 2013
  2. pmc Accuracy of uploadable pedometers in laboratory, overground, and free-living conditions in young and older adults
    Christopher J Dondzila
    Physical Activity and Health Research Laboratory, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:143. 2012
  3. pmc Estimating relative intensity using individualized accelerometer cutpoints: the importance of fitness level
    Cemal Ozemek
    Clinical Exercise Physiology Program, Human Performance Laboratory, Ball State University, Muncie, IN 47306, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:53. 2013
  4. pmc Measured and perceived environmental characteristics are related to accelerometer defined physical activity in older adults
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:40. 2012
  5. pmc Energy expenditure of interruptions to sedentary behavior
    Ann M Swartz
    Physical Activity and Health Research Laboratory, Department of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Enderis Hall Room 453, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201 0413, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:69. 2011
  6. pmc How many days of monitoring predict physical activity and sedentary behaviour in older adults?
    Teresa L Hart
    Department of Health Sciences, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:62. 2011
  7. pmc Objectively measured physical activity of USA adults by sex, age, and racial/ethnic groups: a cross-sectional study
    Marquis S Hawkins
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:31. 2009
  8. pmc Accelerometer use with children, older adults, and adults with functional limitations
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201 0413, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:S77-85. 2012
  9. pmc Objective physical activity accumulation in bouts and nonbouts and relation to markers of obesity in US adults
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Human Movement Sciences, The University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Enderis Hall Room 435, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201 0413, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A131. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of physical activity by telephone interview versus objective monitoring
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:2112-8. 2003

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Publications24

  1. pmc Daily physical activity predicts degree of insulin resistance: a cross-sectional observational study using the 2003-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Rachael K Nelson
    School of Kinesiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:10. 2013
    ..This study examined the independent association of objectively measured physical activity on insulin resistance while controlling for confounding variables including: cardiorespiratory fitness, adiposity, sex, age, and smoking status...
  2. pmc Accuracy of uploadable pedometers in laboratory, overground, and free-living conditions in young and older adults
    Christopher J Dondzila
    Physical Activity and Health Research Laboratory, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:143. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Estimating relative intensity using individualized accelerometer cutpoints: the importance of fitness level
    Cemal Ozemek
    Clinical Exercise Physiology Program, Human Performance Laboratory, Ball State University, Muncie, IN 47306, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:53. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Measured and perceived environmental characteristics are related to accelerometer defined physical activity in older adults
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:40. 2012
    ..Accordingly, the aim of this study was to examine measured and perceived environmental associations with physical activity of older adults residing across different neighborhood types...
  5. pmc Energy expenditure of interruptions to sedentary behavior
    Ann M Swartz
    Physical Activity and Health Research Laboratory, Department of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Enderis Hall Room 453, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201 0413, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:69. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc How many days of monitoring predict physical activity and sedentary behaviour in older adults?
    Teresa L Hart
    Department of Health Sciences, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:62. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the number of days needed to predict habitual PA and sedentary behaviour across pedometer, accelerometer, and physical activity log (PA log) data in older adults...
  7. pmc Objectively measured physical activity of USA adults by sex, age, and racial/ethnic groups: a cross-sectional study
    Marquis S Hawkins
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:31. 2009
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  8. pmc Accelerometer use with children, older adults, and adults with functional limitations
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201 0413, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:S77-85. 2012
    ..Best practices are presented, along with future recommendations for research to advance this area of scientific inquiry...
  9. pmc Objective physical activity accumulation in bouts and nonbouts and relation to markers of obesity in US adults
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Human Movement Sciences, The University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Enderis Hall Room 435, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201 0413, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A131. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the effects of physical activity in bouts (> or = 10 minutes) to the effects of physical activity in nonbouts (<10 minutes) on markers of obesity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of physical activity by telephone interview versus objective monitoring
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:2112-8. 2003
    ..To compare different methods of quantifying time in physical activity (PA)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the college alumnus questionnaire physical activity index with objective monitoring
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:409-15. 2004
    ..Two methods of measuring physical activity (PA) were compared over a consecutive 7-day period among 25 adults (12 men and 13 women)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Integration of physiological and accelerometer data to improve physical activity assessment
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201 0413, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:S563-71. 2005
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  13. pmc Walking and metabolic syndrome in older adults
    Scott Strath
    University of Wisconsin, 2400 E Hartford Ave, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Phys Act Health 4:397-410. 2007
    ..Little data exists describing the impact that walking has on metabolic syndrome (MetS) in a multicultural sample of older adults...
  14. doi request reprint Glucose control and walking in a multiethnic sample of older adults
    Ann M Swartz
    Department of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisc, USA
    Gerontology 53:454-61. 2007
    ..Although walking is the most commonly reported physical activity by older adults, there is a paucity of data determining the relationship between objectively determined walking behavior and glucose dynamics in older adults...
  15. ncbi request reprint The impact of body-mass index and steps per day on blood pressure and fasting glucose in older adults
    Ann M Schwartz
    Dept of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI 53201 0413, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 16:188-200. 2008
    ..9, df = 3, p = .001). Efforts to increase PA of older adults should receive the same priority as reducing obesity to improve BP and FG levels...
  16. ncbi request reprint Increasing daily walking improves glucose tolerance in overweight women
    Ann M Swartz
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Prev Med 37:356-62. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether a recommendation to accumulate 10,000 steps/day for 8 weeks was effective at improving glucose tolerance in overweight, inactive women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory activity and body mass index in white and non-white older adults
    Ann Swartz
    Department of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    J Phys Act Health 4:294-304. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the extent to which physical activity (PA) is related to obesity in older adults when accounting for race/ethnicity...
  18. pmc Estimating absolute and relative physical activity intensity across age via accelerometry in adults
    Nora E Miller
    Dept of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 18:158-70. 2010
    ..absolute terms across age revealed substantial differences in PAI ACC count ranges. Further work is warranted to increase the applicability ofACC use relative to PAI differences associated with physiological changes with age...
  19. pmc Ambulatory physical activity profiles of older adults
    Scott J Strath
    Dept of Human Movement Sciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI 53201 0413, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 17:46-56. 2009
    ..Sedentary characteristics highlighted within, and step-per-day values specific to, older adults have implications for planning targeted physical activity interventions related to walking activity in this population...
  20. ncbi request reprint Validity of the simultaneous heart rate-motion sensor technique for measuring energy expenditure
    Scott J Strath
    Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:888-94. 2002
    ..In addition, we examined the validity of the flex heart rate (FlexHR) method to estimate EE...
  21. pmc Physical activity measurement in older adults: relationships with mental health
    Sarah J Parker
    Dept of Physiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 16:369-80. 2008
    ..Relationships between PA and mental health might depend on the PA measure used...
  22. ncbi request reprint Validity of uniaxial accelerometry during activities of daily living in children
    Joey C Eisenmann
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, 255 Forker Building, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 91:259-63. 2004
    ..05). Uniaxial accelerometers provide potential for the measurement of physical activity (PA) and EE in children. Future studies refining accelerometry predictions of PA and EE are warranted...
  23. ncbi request reprint A preliminary study of one year of pedometer self-monitoring
    Catrine Tudor-Locke
    Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona Statte University, Mesa, AZ 85212, USA
    Ann Behav Med 28:158-62. 2004
    ..Long-term pedometer monitoring has not been attempted...
  24. ncbi request reprint Discrepancies between methods of identifying objectively determined physical activity
    Sandra A Ham
    Physical Activity and Health Branch, Divisaion of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Way, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:52-8. 2007
    ..Current methods for validating physical activity (PA) questionnaires typically use accelerometers as objective measures for comparison with questionnaire responses and obtain low correlations or agreement...

Research Grants5

  1. Physical Activity Enhancement in the Elderly
    Scott Strath; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This intervention design is both novel and innovative in the elderly. ..
  2. Heart Rate and Movement Integration to Improve Physical Activity Assessment
    Scott Strath; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. Heart Rate and Movement Integration to Improve Physical Activity Assessment
    Scott J Strath; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....