Michelle M Yore

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the instrument used in BRFSS to assess physical activity
    Michelle M Yore
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1267-74. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking status and the association between media use and overweight and obesity
    Michelle M Yore
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:795-802. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Television viewing, computer use, and BMI among U.S. children and adolescents
    Janet E Fulton
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:S28-35. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Differences in physical activity prevalence and trends from 3 U.S. surveillance systems: NHIS, NHANES, and BRFSS
    Susan A Carlson
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:S18-27. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity patterns associated with weight-control status: differences by race and sex
    Judy Kruger
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:456-68. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Is participation in occupational physical activity associated with lifestyle physical activity levels?
    Judy Kruger
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1143-8. 2006
  7. pmc Physical activity patterns among Latinos in the United States: putting the pieces together
    Sandra A Ham
    Physical Activity and Health Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A92. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Selected barriers and incentives for worksite health promotion services and policies
    Judy Kruger
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, MS K 46, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Health Promot 21:439-47. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity patterns by weight control status: 1999-2002 NHANES
    Judy Kruger
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:788-95. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Cost effectiveness of community-based physical activity interventions
    Larissa Roux
    Physical Activity and Health Branch, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:578-88. 2008

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the instrument used in BRFSS to assess physical activity
    Michelle M Yore
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1267-74. 2007
    ..This article reports the reliability and validity of these questions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking status and the association between media use and overweight and obesity
    Michelle M Yore
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:795-802. 2007
    ..4, 95% CI: 1.0, 1.9). Media use was associated with overweight and obesity and modified by cigarette smoking. Cigarette smoking should be evaluated as an effect modifier in studies of media use and obesity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Television viewing, computer use, and BMI among U.S. children and adolescents
    Janet E Fulton
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:S28-35. 2009
    ..To examine the prevalence of television (TV) viewing, computer use, and their combination and associations with demographic characteristics and body mass index (BMI) among U.S. youth...
  4. ncbi request reprint Differences in physical activity prevalence and trends from 3 U.S. surveillance systems: NHIS, NHANES, and BRFSS
    Susan A Carlson
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:S18-27. 2009
    ..Three U.S. surveillance systems-National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), and Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)--estimate physical activity prevalence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity patterns associated with weight-control status: differences by race and sex
    Judy Kruger
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:456-68. 2008
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  6. ncbi request reprint Is participation in occupational physical activity associated with lifestyle physical activity levels?
    Judy Kruger
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1143-8. 2006
    ..Little is known about the prevalence of lifestyle physical activity (PA) by occupational PA (mostly sitting, walking, or heavy labor)...
  7. pmc Physical activity patterns among Latinos in the United States: putting the pieces together
    Sandra A Ham
    Physical Activity and Health Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A92. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Selected barriers and incentives for worksite health promotion services and policies
    Judy Kruger
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, MS K 46, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Health Promot 21:439-47. 2007
    ..To assess employees'attitudes toward potential barriers to and incentives for their likely use of worksite health promotion services...
  9. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity patterns by weight control status: 1999-2002 NHANES
    Judy Kruger
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:788-95. 2007
    ..Physical activity is associated inversely with overweight and obesity prevalence, thus potentially assisting in weight control efforts...
  10. doi request reprint Cost effectiveness of community-based physical activity interventions
    Larissa Roux
    Physical Activity and Health Branch, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:578-88. 2008
    ..Such risks decrease with increases in physical activity. This study assessed the cost-effectiveness of population-wide strategies to promote physical activity in adults and followed disease incidence over a lifetime...
  11. ncbi request reprint Active transportation to school: findings from a national survey
    Janet E Fulton
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 76:352-7. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Physical activity among adults >or=50 yr with and without disabilities, BRFSS 2001
    David R Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Physical Activity and Health Branch, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:620-9. 2005
    ..Using BRFSS 2001 data, this cross-sectional study describes the prevalence of inactivity and insufficient and recommended physical activity for older adults (i.e., aged >or=50 yr)...
  13. pmc Physical activity levels and weight control status by body mass index, among adults--National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2004
    Judy Kruger
    Physical Activity and Health Branch, The Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:25. 2008
    ..This article aims to describe patterns of physical activity among men and women who reported engaging in weight control practices...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of physical activity levels by ethnicity among adults in Hawaii, BRFSS 2001
    Carrie M Mampilly
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Hawaii Med J 64:270, 272-3. 2005
    ..This study compared levels of physical activity for three subgroups of Asian or Pacific Islanders residing in Hawaii...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the occupational physical activity questionnaire
    Jared P Reis
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:2075-83. 2005
    ..Few questionnaires have been designed for wide-scale, population-based surveillance of occupational physical activity (PA) behaviors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Are self-reported physical activity levels associated with perceived desirability of activity-friendly communities?
    John J Librett
    University of Utah, College of Health Center for Contemporary Research, Education, and Practice, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0920, USA
    Health Place 13:767-73. 2007
    ..3). These findings suggest that PA may be a significant factor in communities of this style. Strategies for social marketing along with changes to the built environment to increase PA levels are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of physical activity levels among trail users in a U.S. national sample
    John J Librett
    Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism, College of Health, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:399-405. 2006
    ..Although accumulating evidence indicates that trails can be effective in increasing physical activity, little is known about trail users...
  18. pmc Prevalence of physical activity in the United States: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2001
    Caroline A Macera
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Dr, HT 119, San Diego, CA 92182 4162, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A17. 2005
    ..We used an enhanced surveillance tool to describe the prevalence and amount of both moderate-intensity and vigorous-intensity physical activity among U.S. adults...