Fiona C Bull

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc People living in hilly residential areas in metropolitan Perth have less diabetes: spurious association or important environmental determinant?
    Karen Villanueva
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Int J Health Geogr 12:59. 2013
  2. pmc Neighborhood walkability and cardiometabolic risk factors in Australian adults: an observational study
    Falk Müller-Riemenschneider
    Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health and Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Block MD3, 16 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597, Singapore
    BMC Public Health 13:755. 2013
  3. pmc Correlates of walking and cycling for transport and recreation: factor structure, reliability and behavioural associations of the perceptions of the environment in the neighbourhood scale (PENS)
    Emma J Adams
    British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:87. 2013
  4. pmc Perceived neighborhood environment and physical activity in 11 countries: do associations differ by country?
    Ding Ding
    Department of Family Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:57. 2013
  5. pmc Patterns of neighborhood environment attributes related to physical activity across 11 countries: a latent class analysis
    Marc A Adams
    Exercise and Wellness, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:34. 2013
  6. pmc The association between neighborhood greenness and weight status: an observational study in Perth Western Australia
    Gavin Pereira
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, M707, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Environ Health 12:49. 2013
  7. pmc How important is the land use mix measure in understanding walking behaviour? Results from the RESIDE study
    Hayley E Christian
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:55. 2011
  8. pmc An assessment of self-reported physical activity instruments in young people for population surveillance: Project ALPHA
    Stuart J H Biddle
    British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:1. 2011
  9. pmc A formative evaluation of a family-based walking intervention-Furness Families Walk4Life
    Karen Milton
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Epinal Way, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3TU, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:614. 2011
  10. pmc A process evaluation of a "physical activity pathway" in the primary care setting
    Fiona C Bull
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:463. 2010

Collaborators

  • Adrian E Bauman
  • Terry Boyle
  • Lin Fritschi
  • Matthew W Knuiman
  • Timothy Armstrong
  • Clover Maitland
  • Justine E Leavy
  • Billie Giles-Corti
  • Trevor Shilton
  • Ding Ding
  • Gavin Pereira
  • Marc A Adams
  • Karen Villanueva
  • Shigeru Inoue
  • Cora L Craig
  • Grant McLean
  • Sarah Foster
  • Barbara E Ainsworth
  • Vida Volbekiene
  • Harriette Carr
  • Heather R Bowles
  • Maria Hagstromer
  • Patrick Bergman
  • Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij
  • Luis Fernando Gomez
  • Heidi Tomten
  • Michael Sjostrom
  • Victor Matsudo
  • Falk Müller-Riemenschneider
  • Duncan J Macfarlane
  • Sandra Matsudo
  • Emma J Adams
  • Johan Lefevre
  • Norio Murase
  • Hayley Christian
  • James F Sallis
  • Karen Milton
  • Stuart J H Biddle
  • Hayley E Christian
  • Terri J Pikora
  • Lena Klasson-Heggebø
  • Anna Goodman
  • David Ogilvie
  • Mohammad Javad Koohsari
  • Christina D Chambers
  • Hannah Badland
  • Melbourn F Hovell
  • Shannon Sahlqvist
  • Lena Klasson-Heggebo
  • C Richard Hofstetter
  • Andrea Nathan
  • Gregory J Norman
  • Sharyn Hickey
  • Bryan J Boruff
  • Nicholas J Middleton
  • Anura Amarasinghe
  • Natalie Pearson
  • Trish Gorely
  • Paula Hooper
  • Paul Kelly
  • Charlie Foster
  • Mark L Divitini
  • Konrad Jamrozik
  • Rob J Donovan

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc People living in hilly residential areas in metropolitan Perth have less diabetes: spurious association or important environmental determinant?
    Karen Villanueva
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Int J Health Geogr 12:59. 2013
    ..We explored whether living in 'hilly' neighbourhoods was associated with diabetes prevalence among the Australian adult population...
  2. pmc Neighborhood walkability and cardiometabolic risk factors in Australian adults: an observational study
    Falk Müller-Riemenschneider
    Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health and Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Block MD3, 16 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597, Singapore
    BMC Public Health 13:755. 2013
    ..We aim to investigate the association between neighborhood walkability and the prevalence of obesity, hypertension, hypercholesterolaemia, and type-2 diabetes mellitus...
  3. pmc Correlates of walking and cycling for transport and recreation: factor structure, reliability and behavioural associations of the perceptions of the environment in the neighbourhood scale (PENS)
    Emma J Adams
    British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:87. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Perceived neighborhood environment and physical activity in 11 countries: do associations differ by country?
    Ding Ding
    Department of Family Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:57. 2013
    ..The current study examined whether associations between perceived attributes of neighborhood environments and physical activity differed by country...
  5. pmc Patterns of neighborhood environment attributes related to physical activity across 11 countries: a latent class analysis
    Marc A Adams
    Exercise and Wellness, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:34. 2013
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to: 1) detect international neighborhood typologies based on participants' response patterns to an environment survey and 2) to estimate associations between neighborhood environment patterns and PA...
  6. pmc The association between neighborhood greenness and weight status: an observational study in Perth Western Australia
    Gavin Pereira
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, M707, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Environ Health 12:49. 2013
    ..This research was an investigation of weight status and neighborhood greenness using objectively measured satellite remote sensing for a large population representative sample...
  7. pmc How important is the land use mix measure in understanding walking behaviour? Results from the RESIDE study
    Hayley E Christian
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:55. 2011
    ..This study examined different entropy based computations of land use mix (LUM) used in the development of walkability indices (WIs) and their association with walking behaviour...
  8. pmc An assessment of self-reported physical activity instruments in young people for population surveillance: Project ALPHA
    Stuart J H Biddle
    British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:1. 2011
    ..This study reviewed available self-report physical activity instruments developed for use with children and adolescents to assess their suitability and feasibility for use in population surveillance systems, particularly in Europe...
  9. pmc A formative evaluation of a family-based walking intervention-Furness Families Walk4Life
    Karen Milton
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Epinal Way, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3TU, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:614. 2011
    ..The project aimed to explore factors associated with successful delivery of the programme and to identify areas of improvement for future implementation...
  10. pmc A process evaluation of a "physical activity pathway" in the primary care setting
    Fiona C Bull
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:463. 2010
    ..This study involved a process evaluation of implementing LGM in UK general practice...
  11. doi request reprint Physical inactivity: the "Cinderella" risk factor for noncommunicable disease prevention
    Fiona C Bull
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Health Commun 16:13-26. 2011
    ..The Toronto Charter on Physical Activity and the Seven Investments that Work are 2 useful tools to support increased advocacy on physical activity within and beyond the context of the crucial 2011 UN High-Level Meeting on NCDs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Let's Get Moving: a systematic pathway for the promotion of physical activity in a primary care setting: Let's Get Moving was developed based on National Guidance on effective interventions on physical activity released in the United Kingdom in 2006
    Fiona Bull
    The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Glob Health Promot 18:59-61. 2011
    ..Key learning centred on how to translate the scientific evidence into a practical intervention in routine primary care practice...
  13. doi request reprint Who do we reach? Campaign evaluation of Find Thirty every day® using awareness profiles in a Western Australian cohort
    Justine E Leavy
    a Center for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Health Commun 19:853-69. 2014
    ..It presents possible implications and considerations for future campaign planners interested in establishing and maintaining campaign awareness with adult populations...
  14. doi request reprint Effects of Find Thirty every day(R): cross-sectional findings from a Western Australian population-wide mass media campaign, 2008-2010
    Justine E Leavy
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Health Educ Behav 40:480-92. 2013
    ..It's Not a Big Exercise was launched. In 2007, a new iteration of the campaign was proposed with new objectives, executions, and tag line Find Thirty every day(®)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood environmental factors correlated with walking near home: Using SPACES
    Terri J Pikora
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:708-14. 2006
    ..We examined correlations between physical environmental factors and self-reported walking for recreation and transport near home...
  16. doi request reprint National policy on physical activity: the development of a policy audit tool
    Fiona C Bull
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 11:233-40. 2014
    ..Physical inactivity is a leading risk factor for noncommunicable disease worldwide. Increasing physical activity requires large scale actions and relevant, supportive national policy across multiple sectors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of transport-related physical activity performed during the lifetime
    Terry Boyle
    Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 10:626-31. 2013
    ..58-0.70). Conclusions: The questions tested in this study have moderate reliability, and appear to be useful questions for measuring lifetime transport-related physical activity. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of transport-related physical activity performed during the lifetime
    Terry Boyle
    Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 10:626-31. 2013
    ..This study tested the reliability of questions that collect information about transport-related physical activity performed over the lifetime...
  19. doi request reprint National policy on physical activity: the development of a policy audit tool
    Fiona C Bull
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 11:233-40. 2014
    ..The final tool is available online. ..
  20. doi request reprint Physical activity mass media campaigns and their evaluation: a systematic review of the literature 2003-2010
    Justine E Leavy
    Center for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Health Educ Res 26:1060-85. 2011
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Global physical activity questionnaire (GPAQ): nine country reliability and validity study
    Fiona C Bull
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Loughborough, Perth, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 6:790-804. 2009
    ..Instruments to assess physical activity are needed for (inter)national surveillance systems and comparison...