Kay L Cox

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The FABS trial: a randomised control trial of the effects of a 6-month physical activity intervention on adherence and long-term physical activity and self-efficacy in older adults with memory complaints
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:824-30. 2013
  2. pmc Protocol for a randomized controlled trial evaluating the effect of physical activity on delaying the progression of white matter changes on MRI in older adults with memory complaints and mild cognitive impairment: the AIBL Active trial
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    National Ageing Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 12:167. 2012
  3. doi request reprint A comparison of the effects of swimming and walking on body weight, fat distribution, lipids, glucose, and insulin in older women--the Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial 2
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Metabolism 59:1562-73. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Independent and additive effects of energy restriction and exercise on glucose and insulin concentrations in sedentary overweight men
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, PO Box X2213, GPO Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:308-16. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Short and long-term adherence to swimming and walking programs in older women--the Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial (SWEAT 2)
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Prev Med 46:511-7. 2008
  6. pmc The fitness for the Ageing Brain Study II (FABS II): protocol for a randomized controlled clinical trial evaluating the effect of physical activity on cognitive function in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    National Ageing Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Trials 11:120. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure rise with swimming versus walking in older women: the Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial 2 (SWEAT 2)
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia
    J Hypertens 24:307-14. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of physical activity on cognitive function in older adults at risk for Alzheimer disease: a randomized trial
    Nicola T Lautenschlager
    WA Centre for Health and Ageing, University of Western Australia, Melbourne, Australia
    JAMA 300:1027-37. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Exercise and blood pressure: applying findings from the laboratory to the community setting
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 33:868-71. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The independent and combined effects of 16 weeks of vigorous exercise and energy restriction on body mass and composition in free-living overweight men--a randomized controlled trial
    Kay L Cox
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Australia
    Metabolism 52:107-15. 2003

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint The FABS trial: a randomised control trial of the effects of a 6-month physical activity intervention on adherence and long-term physical activity and self-efficacy in older adults with memory complaints
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:824-30. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to assess in older adults with memory complaints, the effects of a 6-month home-based physical activity (PA) intervention on short-term adherence, short and long-term self-efficacy and the predictors of adherence...
  2. pmc Protocol for a randomized controlled trial evaluating the effect of physical activity on delaying the progression of white matter changes on MRI in older adults with memory complaints and mild cognitive impairment: the AIBL Active trial
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    National Ageing Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 12:167. 2012
    ..The aim of AIBL Active is to determine whether a 24-month physical activity program can delay the progression of white matter changes on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  3. doi request reprint A comparison of the effects of swimming and walking on body weight, fat distribution, lipids, glucose, and insulin in older women--the Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial 2
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Metabolism 59:1562-73. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that the type of exercise can influence health benefits...
  4. ncbi request reprint Independent and additive effects of energy restriction and exercise on glucose and insulin concentrations in sedentary overweight men
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, PO Box X2213, GPO Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:308-16. 2004
    ..Few controlled trials have assessed the independent and combined effects of energy restriction and exercise on the prevention of these conditions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Short and long-term adherence to swimming and walking programs in older women--the Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial (SWEAT 2)
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Prev Med 46:511-7. 2008
    ..To examine in previously sedentary older women the effects of exercise mode and a behavioural intervention on short and long-term retention and adherence...
  6. pmc The fitness for the Ageing Brain Study II (FABS II): protocol for a randomized controlled clinical trial evaluating the effect of physical activity on cognitive function in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Elizabeth V Cyarto
    National Ageing Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Trials 11:120. 2010
    ..This paper describes the background, objectives of the study, and an overview of the protocol including design, organization and data collection methods...
  7. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure rise with swimming versus walking in older women: the Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial 2 (SWEAT 2)
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia
    J Hypertens 24:307-14. 2006
    ..Few studies have investigated the effect of swimming training on blood pressure (BP). Our objective was to evaluate 6 months of supervised moderate swimming or walking on BP in previously sedentary, normotensive, older women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of physical activity on cognitive function in older adults at risk for Alzheimer disease: a randomized trial
    Nicola T Lautenschlager
    WA Centre for Health and Ageing, University of Western Australia, Melbourne, Australia
    JAMA 300:1027-37. 2008
    ..Many observational studies have shown that physical activity reduces the risk of cognitive decline; however, evidence from randomized trials is lacking...
  9. ncbi request reprint Exercise and blood pressure: applying findings from the laboratory to the community setting
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 33:868-71. 2006
    ..6. Older individuals with hypertension should be monitored when taking up a swimming programme. 7. Exercise induced changes in BP seen in the laboratory are also observed in the community setting...
  10. ncbi request reprint The independent and combined effects of 16 weeks of vigorous exercise and energy restriction on body mass and composition in free-living overweight men--a randomized controlled trial
    Kay L Cox
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Australia
    Metabolism 52:107-15. 2003
    ..The independent effects of exercise to induce changes in body mass and composition in the longer term in free-living overweight subjects on an energy-restricted diet deserve further study...