Dixie L Thompson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tennessee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between accumulated walking and body composition in middle-aged women
    Dixie L Thompson
    Department of Health and Exercise Science and the Center for Physical Activity and Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:911-4. 2004
  2. pmc Can sedentary behavior be made more active? A randomized pilot study of TV commercial stepping versus walking
    Jeremy A Steeves
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD, 20892, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:95. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of activity monitors in controlled and free-living environments
    Yuri Feito
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:733-41. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Omron HJ-720ITC pedometer under free-living conditions
    Nathan A Silcott
    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1791-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Effects of body mass index and tilt angle on output of two wearable activity monitors
    Yuri Feito
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:861-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The ability of the PACER to elicit peak exercise response in youth [corrected]
    Stacy N Scott
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1139-43. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Energy cost of stepping in place while watching television commercials
    Jeremy A Steeves
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:330-5. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity, fitness, and race: NHANES 1999–2004
    Tyrone G Ceaser
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:286-93. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint The relationship between daily steps and body composition in postmenopausal women
    Emily M Krumm
    Department of Exercise, Sport, and Leisure Studies and the Center for Physical Activity and Health, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 37996 2700, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:202-10. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Walking, cycling, and obesity rates in Europe, North America, and Australia
    David R Bassett
    University of Tennessee Obesity Research Center, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:795-814. 2008

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between accumulated walking and body composition in middle-aged women
    Dixie L Thompson
    Department of Health and Exercise Science and the Center for Physical Activity and Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:911-4. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between objectively determined physical activity (pedometer counted steps per day) and body composition variables in middle-aged women...
  2. pmc Can sedentary behavior be made more active? A randomized pilot study of TV commercial stepping versus walking
    Jeremy A Steeves
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD, 20892, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:95. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of activity monitors in controlled and free-living environments
    Yuri Feito
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:733-41. 2012
    ..Under laboratory conditions, some of these devices have been shown to provide accurate and reliable measures of steps. However, limited data exist on the performance of these devices under free-living conditions...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Omron HJ-720ITC pedometer under free-living conditions
    Nathan A Silcott
    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1791-7. 2011
    ..A secondary purpose was to compare the accuracy the Omron to that of a spring-levered pedometer...
  5. doi request reprint Effects of body mass index and tilt angle on output of two wearable activity monitors
    Yuri Feito
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:861-6. 2011
    ..However, output from these devices has not been compared among normal, overweight, and obese individuals...
  6. doi request reprint The ability of the PACER to elicit peak exercise response in youth [corrected]
    Stacy N Scott
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1139-43. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to compare the peak physiological variables and RPEpeak during a treadmill GXT and the PACER test in 10- to 15-yr-old youths...
  7. doi request reprint Energy cost of stepping in place while watching television commercials
    Jeremy A Steeves
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:330-5. 2012
    ..Modifying sedentary television (TV) watching behaviors by stepping in place during commercials (TV commercial stepping) could increase physical activity and energy expenditure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity, fitness, and race: NHANES 1999–2004
    Tyrone G Ceaser
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:286-93. 2013
    ..Thus, we sought to examine the association between PA and CRF in different racial groups...
  9. ncbi request reprint The relationship between daily steps and body composition in postmenopausal women
    Emily M Krumm
    Department of Exercise, Sport, and Leisure Studies and the Center for Physical Activity and Health, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 37996 2700, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:202-10. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between pedometer-determined physical activity (PA) measured in steps per day and adiposity in postmenopausal women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Walking, cycling, and obesity rates in Europe, North America, and Australia
    David R Bassett
    University of Tennessee Obesity Research Center, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:795-814. 2008
    ..This study was designed to examine the relationship between active transportation (defined as the percentage of trips taken by walking, bicycling, and public transit) and obesity rates (BMI > or = 30 kg . m-2) in different countries...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of body mass index and step rate on pedometer error in a free-living environment
    Brian M Tyo
    Center for Physical Activity and Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:350-6. 2011
    ..Pedometers could provide great insights into walking habits if they are found to be accurate for people of all weight categories...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of walking in preventing cardiovascular disease in women: a review of the current literature
    Carolyn Albright
    Center for Physical Activity and Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 37996, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:271-80. 2006
    ..With studies showing positive results using pedometer- monitored walking to decrease CVD risk, accumulated daily walking as opposed to structured walking activity should also be considered as a viable option in women...
  13. doi request reprint Accuracy of physical activity monitors in pregnant women
    Christopher P Connolly
    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1100-5. 2011
    ..To determine the step count accuracy of three pedometers and one accelerometer in pregnant women during treadmill walking...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of walking recommendations in previously inactive women
    Cherilyn N Hultquist
    Department of Exercise, Sport, and Leisure Studies and the Center for Physical Activity and Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2700, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:676-83. 2005
    ..To compare the number of steps accumulated by women instructed to walk 10,000 steps per day (10K group) with those told to take a brisk 30-min walk on most, preferably all, days of the week (30-min group)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pedometer-determined walking and body composition variables in African-American women
    Lyndsey M Hornbuckle
    Department of Exercise, Sport, and Leisure Studies and Center for Physical Activity and Health, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1069-74. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the relationship between pedometer-determined physical activity and body composition variables in middle-aged, African-American women...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of clothing type on validity of air-displacement plethysmography
    George A King
    Department of Exercise, Sport, and Leisure Studies and the Center for Physical Activity and Health, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 37996, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:95-102. 2006
    ..7-35.2 kg.m(-2)) and age (18-57 y). Participants' personal undergarments provide a practical alternative to a spandex swimsuit when measuring body composition by AP in women but not in men...
  17. pmc A review of different behavior modification strategies designed to reduce sedentary screen behaviors in children
    Jeremy A Steeves
    Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee, 1914 Andy Holt Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    J Obes 2012:379215. 2012
    ..44 to -3.1 h/day) and may have been influenced by the primary focus of the intervention, number of behavior modification strategies used, and other tools used to limit sedentary screen behaviors...
  18. 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...
  19. doi request reprint Physical activity variety, energy expenditure, and body mass index
    Hollie A Raynor
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:624-30. 2014
    ..To examine if physical activity (PA) variety was associated with moderate- to vigorous-intensity PA (MVPA) energy expenditure and body mass index (BMI) at 18 months during an obesity intervention...
  20. pmc The influence of commercially-available carbohydrate and carbohydrate-protein supplements on endurance running performance in recreational athletes during a field trial
    Adriana Coletta
    Department of Nutrition, The University of Tennessee Knoxville, 1215 W Cumberland Avenue, 229 Jessie Harris Building, Knoxville, TN, 37996 1920, USA
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 10:17. 2013
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a foot-to-foot bioelectrical impedance analyser in highly active, moderately active and less active young men
    Ann M Swartz
    Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
    Br J Nutr 88:205-10. 2002
    ..With careful selection of activity mode, there was no statistical difference between % BF determined by HW and the BIA, but the range of individual error scores was large...