Lukar E Thornton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Fast food purchasing and access to fast food restaurants: a multilevel analysis of VicLANES
    Lukar E Thornton
    Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, 3010, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:28. 2009
  2. pmc The Use of Kernel Density Estimation to Examine Associations between Neighborhood Destination Intensity and Walking and Physical Activity
    Tania L King
    Gender and Women s Health, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 10:e0137402. 2015
  3. pmc Using kernel density estimation to understand the influence of neighbourhood destinations on BMI
    Tania L King
    Department of Gender and Women s Health, Centre for Health and Society, Academic Centre for Health Inequity, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMJ Open 6:e008878. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position in young adulthood is associated with BMI in Australian families
    Katrina J Scurrah
    Department of Physiology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Australian Centre of Excellence in Twin Research, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Public Health (Oxf) 38:e39-46. 2016
  5. pmc Does parkland influence walking? The relationship between area of parkland and walking trips in Melbourne, Australia
    Tania L King
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:115. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Individual and area-level socioeconomic associations with fast food purchasing
    Lukar E Thornton
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:873-80. 2011

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Publications6

  1. pmc Fast food purchasing and access to fast food restaurants: a multilevel analysis of VicLANES
    Lukar E Thornton
    Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, 3010, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:28. 2009
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  2. pmc The Use of Kernel Density Estimation to Examine Associations between Neighborhood Destination Intensity and Walking and Physical Activity
    Tania L King
    Gender and Women s Health, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 10:e0137402. 2015
    ....
  3. pmc Using kernel density estimation to understand the influence of neighbourhood destinations on BMI
    Tania L King
    Department of Gender and Women s Health, Centre for Health and Society, Academic Centre for Health Inequity, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMJ Open 6:e008878. 2016
    ..Using KDE, this study investigated whether individuals living near destinations (shops and service facilities) that are more intensely distributed rather than dispersed, have lower BMIs...
  4. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position in young adulthood is associated with BMI in Australian families
    Katrina J Scurrah
    Department of Physiology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Australian Centre of Excellence in Twin Research, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Public Health (Oxf) 38:e39-46. 2016
    ..Studies of families may help clarify these issues. We aimed to assess whether SEP in young adulthood, or change in SEP from childhood to young adulthood, was associated with five continuously measured CV risk factors...
  5. pmc Does parkland influence walking? The relationship between area of parkland and walking trips in Melbourne, Australia
    Tania L King
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:115. 2012
    ..Little previous research has been conducted in this area, and results of existing research have been mixed...
  6. doi request reprint Individual and area-level socioeconomic associations with fast food purchasing
    Lukar E Thornton
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:873-80. 2011
    ..This study examines both individual- and area-level socioeconomic characteristics and their independent associations with chain-brand fast food purchasing...