Thomas Yates

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Affiliation: University of Leicester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Preventing type 2 diabetes: can we make the evidence work?
    T Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Postgrad Med J 85:475-80. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Walking Away from Type 2 diabetes: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    T Yates
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med . 2016
  3. pmc PRomotion Of Physical activity through structured Education with differing Levels of ongoing Support for people at high risk of type 2 diabetes (PROPELS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Tom Yates
    NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle, and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, UK
    Trials 16:289. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Association between change in daily ambulatory activity and cardiovascular events in people with impaired glucose tolerance (NAVIGATOR trial): a cohort analysis
    Thomas Yates
    NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle, and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, UK Leicester Diabetes Centre, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK Electronic address
    Lancet 383:1059-66. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Effect of physical activity measurement type on the association between walking activity and glucose regulation in a high-risk population recruited from primary care
    Thomas Yates
    National Institute for Health Research Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, University Hospitals of Leicester and University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 42:533-40. 2013
  6. pmc Walking away from type 2 diabetes: trial protocol of a cluster randomised controlled trial evaluating a structured education programme in those at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 13:46. 2012
  7. pmc Effectiveness of a pragmatic education program designed to promote walking activity in individuals with impaired glucose tolerance: a randomized controlled trial
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, U K
    Diabetes Care 32:1404-10. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Self-reported sitting time and markers of inflammation, insulin resistance, and adiposity
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 42:1-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The Pre-diabetes Risk Education and Physical Activity Recommendation and Encouragement (PREPARE) programme study: are improvements in glucose regulation sustained at 2 years?
    T Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 28:1268-71. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Stand up for your health: Is it time to rethink the physical activity paradigm?
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 93:292-4. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Preventing type 2 diabetes: can we make the evidence work?
    T Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Postgrad Med J 85:475-80. 2009
    ..This article highlights findings from diabetes prevention programmes and discusses key issues involved in translating research into practice...
  2. doi request reprint Walking Away from Type 2 diabetes: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    T Yates
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med . 2016
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether an established behavioural intervention, Walking Away from Type 2 Diabetes, is effective at promoting and sustaining increased walking activity when delivered within primary care...
  3. pmc PRomotion Of Physical activity through structured Education with differing Levels of ongoing Support for people at high risk of type 2 diabetes (PROPELS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Tom Yates
    NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle, and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, UK
    Trials 16:289. 2015
    ..We aim to investigate whether a structured education programme with differing levels of ongoing support, including text-messaging, can increase physical activity over a 4 year period in a multi-ethnic population at high risk of diabetes...
  4. doi request reprint Association between change in daily ambulatory activity and cardiovascular events in people with impaired glucose tolerance (NAVIGATOR trial): a cohort analysis
    Thomas Yates
    NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle, and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, UK Leicester Diabetes Centre, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK Electronic address
    Lancet 383:1059-66. 2014
    ..We investigated whether baseline and change in objectively-assessed ambulatory activity is associated with the risk of a cardiovascular event in individuals at high cardiovascular risk with impaired glucose tolerance...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of physical activity measurement type on the association between walking activity and glucose regulation in a high-risk population recruited from primary care
    Thomas Yates
    National Institute for Health Research Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, University Hospitals of Leicester and University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 42:533-40. 2013
    ..We investigate associations of self-reported and objectively assessed walking activity with measures of glucose regulation in a multi-ethnic population at high risk of type 2 diabetes...
  6. pmc Walking away from type 2 diabetes: trial protocol of a cluster randomised controlled trial evaluating a structured education programme in those at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 13:46. 2012
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  7. pmc Effectiveness of a pragmatic education program designed to promote walking activity in individuals with impaired glucose tolerance: a randomized controlled trial
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, U K
    Diabetes Care 32:1404-10. 2009
    ..This result is likely to have important implications for future primary care-based diabetes prevention initiatives...
  8. doi request reprint Self-reported sitting time and markers of inflammation, insulin resistance, and adiposity
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 42:1-7. 2012
    ..Sedentary behavior is emerging as an independent risk factor for chronic disease; however, potential mechanisms underpinning these observations are not well understood...
  9. doi request reprint The Pre-diabetes Risk Education and Physical Activity Recommendation and Encouragement (PREPARE) programme study: are improvements in glucose regulation sustained at 2 years?
    T Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 28:1268-71. 2011
    ..To determine whether improvements in glucose regulation following the PREPARE structured education programme were sustained at 24 months...
  10. doi request reprint Stand up for your health: Is it time to rethink the physical activity paradigm?
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 93:292-4. 2011
    ..This article highlights the key concepts and implications of this new paradigm...
  11. doi request reprint The effect of increased ambulatory activity on markers of chronic low-grade inflammation: evidence from the PREPARE programme randomized controlled trial
    T Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    Diabet Med 27:1256-63. 2010
    ..To investigate whether an exercise intervention programme, with or without pedometer use, is effective at reducing chronic low-grade inflammation in those with impaired glucose tolerance...
  12. doi request reprint Levels of physical activity and relationship with markers of diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk in 5474 white European and South Asian adults screened for type 2 diabetes
    T Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, LE3 9QP, UK
    Prev Med 51:290-4. 2010
    ..Investigate levels of physical activity and their association with health in a white European (WE) and South Asian (SA) population...
  13. pmc Let's prevent diabetes: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial of an educational intervention in a multi-ethnic UK population with screen detected impaired glucose regulation
    Laura J Gray
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:56. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Walking and inflammatory markers in individuals screened for type 2 diabetes
    Thomas Yates
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, Ashby Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, UK
    Prev Med 47:417-21. 2008
    ..To investigate the association of walking activity with inflammatory markers and fasting insulin in a bi-ethnic population screened for type 2 diabetes in Leicester, United Kingdom, between 2005 and 2006...
  15. doi request reprint Association of sitting time and physical activity with CKD: a cross-sectional study in family practices
    Nilesh Bharakhada
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, United Kingdom
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:583-90. 2012
    ..Lifestyle factors, such as physical activity and sitting-related sedentary behavior, have been hypothesized to be directly associated with CKD; however, epidemiologic research is limited...
  16. pmc The Reversal Intervention for Metabolic Syndrome (TRIMS) study: rationale, design, and baseline data
    Alison J Dunkley
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Trials 12:107. 2011
    ..This paper describes the rationale and design of the TRIMS study, including intervention development, and presents baseline data...
  17. doi request reprint Is the number of fast-food outlets in the neighbourhood related to screen-detected type 2 diabetes mellitus and associated risk factors?
    Danielle H Bodicoat
    1University of Leicester, Diabetes Research Centre and Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Public Health Nutr 18:1698-705. 2015
    ..We investigated whether a higher number of fast-food outlets in an individual's home neighbourhood is associated with increased prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and related risk factors, including obesity...
  18. doi request reprint Accuracy of Posture Allocation Algorithms for Thigh- and Waist-Worn Accelerometers
    Charlotte L Edwardson
    1Diabetes Research Centre, Leicester General Hospital, University of Leicester, Leicester, England, UNITED KINGDOM 2NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, England, UNITED KINGDOM 3Alliance for Research in Exercise, Nutrition and Activity, Sansom Institute for Health Research, Division of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, AUSTRALIA 4National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, England, UNITED KINGDOM 5School of Health Sciences, Stirling University, Stirling, Scotland, UNITED KINGDOM 6University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, England, UNITED KINGDOM and 7NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, East Midlands, Leicester General Hospital, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 48:1085-90. 2016
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  19. pmc A Randomised Controlled Trial to Reduce Sedentary Time in Young Adults at Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Project STAND (Sedentary Time ANd Diabetes)
    Stuart J H Biddle
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0143398. 2015
    ..We aimed to investigate, through a randomised controlled trial (RCT) design, whether a group-based structured education workshop focused on sitting reduction, with self-monitoring, reduced sitting time...
  20. pmc Defining obesity cut-off points for migrant South Asians
    Laura J Gray
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e26464. 2011
    ..Body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference (WC) are used to define cardiovascular and type 2 diabetes risk. We aimed to derive appropriate BMI and WC obesity cut-off points in a migrant South Asian population...
  21. pmc Association of sedentary behaviour with metabolic syndrome: a meta-analysis
    Charlotte L Edwardson
    Diabetes Research Department, University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e34916. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to quantify the association between sedentary behaviour and the metabolic syndrome in adults using meta-analysis...
  22. pmc Reducing sedentary time in adults at risk of type 2 diabetes: process evaluation of the STAND (Sedentary Time ANd Diabetes) RCT
    Stuart J H Biddle
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    BMC Public Health 17:80. 2017
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  23. doi request reprint Nonexercise Equations to Estimate Fitness in White European and South Asian Men
    Gary O'Donovan
    1Diabetes Research Centre, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester General Hospital, University of Leicester, Leicester, UNITED KINGDOM 2BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, College of Medical, Veterinary, and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UNITED KINGDOM 3Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UNITED KINGDOM 4National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine, East Midlands, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UNITED KINGDOM and 5Faculty of Health Sciences, Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 48:854-9. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop and validate equations to estimate fitness in middle-age white European and South Asian men...
  24. ncbi request reprint Association Between Lifestyle Factors and the Incidence of Multimorbidity in an Older English Population
    Nafeesa N Dhalwani
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, UK
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci . 2016
    ..We assessed the association between five lifestyle factors and incident multimorbidity (presence of ≥2 chronic conditions) in an English cohort aged ≥50 years...
  25. ncbi request reprint Preventing type 2 diabetes: applying the evidence in nursing practice
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester
    Nurs Times 105:10-4. 2009
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  26. pmc Rationale and study design for a randomised controlled trial to reduce sedentary time in adults at risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: project stand (Sedentary Time ANd diabetes)
    Emma G Wilmot
    Diabetes Research, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:908. 2011
    ..Project STAND (Sedentary Time ANd Diabetes) is a study which aims to reduce sedentary behaviour in younger adults at high risk of T2DM...
  27. doi request reprint Rationale, design and baseline data from the Pre-diabetes Risk Education and Physical Activity Recommendation and Encouragement (PREPARE) programme study: a randomized controlled trial
    Thomas Yates
    School of Sports and Exercise Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 73:264-71. 2008
    ..This paper outlines the rationale, design and baseline data from the PREPARE programme study...
  28. pmc Associations of reallocating sitting time into standing or stepping with glucose, insulin and insulin sensitivity: a cross-sectional analysis of adults at risk of type 2 diabetes
    Charlotte L Edwardson
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    BMJ Open 7:e014267. 2017
    ..To quantify associations between sitting time and glucose, insulin and insulin sensitivity by considering reallocation of time into standing or stepping...
  29. pmc Intensity Thresholds on Raw Acceleration Data: Euclidean Norm Minus One (ENMO) and Mean Amplitude Deviation (MAD) Approaches
    Kishan Bakrania
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 11:e0164045. 2016
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  30. doi request reprint Associations of Sedentary Time with Fat Distribution in a High-Risk Population
    Joseph Henson
    1National Institute for Health Research Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle, and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, and Diabetes Research Centre, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, Leicester, UNITED KINGDOM 2Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, UNITED KINGDOM 3Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, UNITED KINGDOM 4Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living, Victoria University, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA 5School of Sport, University of Stirling, Stirling, UNITED KINGDOM 6College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UNITED KINGDOM 7Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester and the National Institute for Health Research Leicester Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, UNITED KINGDOM 8National Institute for Health Research Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care East Midlands, and Diabetes Research Centre, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 47:1727-34. 2015
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  31. doi request reprint Breaking Up Prolonged Sitting With Standing or Walking Attenuates the Postprandial Metabolic Response in Postmenopausal Women: A Randomized Acute Study
    Joseph Henson
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester, U K National Institute for Health Research Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicestershire, U K
    Diabetes Care 39:130-8. 2016
    ..To determine whether breaking up prolonged sitting with short bouts of standing or walking improves postprandial markers of cardiometabolic health in women at high risk of type 2 diabetes...
  32. pmc The association between neighbourhood greenspace and type 2 diabetes in a large cross-sectional study
    Danielle H Bodicoat
    University of Leicester, Diabetes Research Centre, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, Leicestershire, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e006076. 2014
    ..To investigate the relationship between neighbourhood greenspace and type 2 diabetes...
  33. pmc Methods of Measurement in epidemiology: sedentary Behaviour
    Andrew J Atkin
    British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1460-71. 2012
    ..Research examining sedentary behaviour as a potentially independent risk factor for chronic disease morbidity and mortality has expanded rapidly in recent years...
  34. pmc Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease using validated risk scores: a systematic review
    Andrew Willis
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    J R Soc Med 105:348-56. 2012
    ..This review summarizes current evidence for and against the use of validated CVD risk scores for the primary prevention of CVD...
  35. doi request reprint Change in Sedentary Time, Physical Activity, Bodyweight, and Hba1c in High-Risk Adults
    Matthew McCarthy
    1University of Leicester, Department of Health Sciences, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom 2National Institute for Health Research NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, United Kingdom 3Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester General Hospital, United Kingdom 4NIHR Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care CLAHRC, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc . 2017
    ..This study aimed to quantify the associations between changes in body weight, sedentary time and moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPA) time with HbA1c levels over a three year period among adults at high risk of type 2 diabetes...
  36. doi request reprint A community based primary prevention programme for type 2 diabetes integrating identification and lifestyle intervention for prevention: the Let's Prevent Diabetes cluster randomised controlled trial
    Melanie J Davies
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, UK Electronic address
    Prev Med 84:48-56. 2016
    ..We assessed whether a structured education programme targeting lifestyle and behaviour change was effective at preventing progression to T2DM in people with pre-diabetes...
  37. pmc Differences in levels of physical activity between White and South Asian populations within a healthcare setting: impact of measurement type in a cross-sectional study
    Thomas Yates
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, UK
    BMJ Open 5:e006181. 2015
    ..We investigate differences between White and South Asian (SA) populations in levels of objectively measured and self-reported physical activity...
  38. doi request reprint Adverse responses and physical activity: secondary analysis of the PREPARE trial
    Thomas Yates
    1Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester, England, UNITED KINGDOM 2NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity, Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester and Loughborough, UNITED KINGDOM 3Leicester Clinical Trials Unit, University of Leicester, Leicester, England, UNITED KINGDOM and 4School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, England, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1617-23. 2014
    ..We use secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial to investigate rates of adverse metabolic responses in a population at high risk of type 2 diabetes...
  39. doi request reprint Objectively measured sedentary time and associations with insulin sensitivity: Importance of reallocating sedentary time to physical activity
    Thomas Yates
    Diabetes Research Centre, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle, and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, UK
    Prev Med 76:79-83. 2015
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  40. pmc Effect of the PPARG2 Pro12Ala Polymorphism on Associations of Physical Activity and Sedentary Time with Markers of Insulin Sensitivity in Those with an Elevated Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
    Thomas Yates
    Diabetes Research Centre, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom National Institute for Health Research NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle, and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit BRU, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0124062. 2015
    ..Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARγ) is an important regulator of metabolic health and a common polymorphism in the PPAR-γ2 gene (PPARG2) may modify associations between lifestyle behaviour and health...
  41. pmc Sedentary time and markers of chronic low-grade inflammation in a high risk population
    Joseph Henson
    National Institute for Health Research NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom Diabetes Research Centre, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, Leicestershire, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e78350. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate the association of objectively measured sedentary time and breaks in sedentary time with markers of chronic low-grade inflammation and adiposity in a population at a high risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  42. pmc Engagement, Retention, and Progression to Type 2 Diabetes: A Retrospective Analysis of the Cluster-Randomised "Let's Prevent Diabetes" Trial
    Laura J Gray
    University of Leicester, Department of Health Sciences, Leicester, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 13:e1002078. 2016
    ..74, 95% CI 0.48-1.14, p = 0.18). We examined the association of engagement and retention with the Let's Prevent Diabetes prevention programme and T2DM incidence...
  43. pmc Development of a lifestyle intervention using the MRC framework for diabetes prevention in people with impaired glucose regulation
    Jacqui Troughton
    Leicester Diabetes Centre, University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 38:493-501. 2016
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  44. pmc Devices for Self-Monitoring Sedentary Time or Physical Activity: A Scoping Review
    James P Sanders
    Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Loughborough University, Loughborough, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 18:e90. 2016
    ..The growing number of technologies in the consumer electronics sector provides a unique opportunity for individuals to self-monitor their behavior...
  45. pmc Long terms trends of multimorbidity and association with physical activity in older English population
    Nafeesa N Dhalwani
    Diabetes Research Centre, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester General Hospital, University of Leicester, Leicester, LE5 4PW, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 13:8. 2016
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  46. pmc Associations of mutually exclusive categories of physical activity and sedentary time with markers of cardiometabolic health in English adults: a cross-sectional analysis of the Health Survey for England
    Kishan Bakrania
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW, United Kingdom
    BMC Public Health 16:25. 2016
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  47. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: A 23-year cohort study and a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Francesco Zaccardi
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 243:131-7. 2015
    ..To investigate the association between cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in a cohort of middle-age Finnish men and to summarise the current evidence in a meta-analysis of prospective studies...
  48. pmc Time spent sitting during and outside working hours in bus drivers: A pilot study
    Verónica Varela-Mato
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, UK
    Prev Med Rep 3:36-9. 2016
    ..Interventions are urgently needed in this at-risk group, which should focus on reducing sitting and increasing movement during breaks and increasing physical activity during leisure time to improve cardiovascular health. ..
  49. doi request reprint Accelerometer wear-site detection: When one site does not suit all, all of the time
    Alex V Rowlands
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester General Hospital, United Kingdom National Institute for Health Research NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit BRU, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester General Hospital, United Kingdom Alliance for Research in Exercise, Nutrition and Activity ARENA, University of South Australia, Australia Electronic address
    J Sci Med Sport . 2016
    ..Choice of accelerometer wear-site may facilitate greater compliance in research studies. We aimed to test whether a simple method could automatically discriminate whether an accelerometer was worn on the hip or wrist from free-living data...
  50. doi request reprint Sedentary Sphere: Wrist-Worn Accelerometer-Brand Independent Posture Classification
    Alex V Rowlands
    1Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UNITED KINGDOM 2NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, UNITED KINGDOM 3Alliance for Research in Exercise, Nutrition and Activity, Sansom Institute for Health Research, Division of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, AUSTRALIA 4University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, UNITED KINGDOM 5NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care East Midlands, Leicester General Hospital, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 48:748-54. 2016
    ..Access to raw acceleration data should facilitate comparisons between accelerometer outputs regardless of monitor brand...
  51. doi request reprint Sedentary behaviour as a new behavioural target in the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes
    Joseph Henson
    NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 32:213-20. 2016
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  52. doi request reprint Pathophysiology of type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus: a 90-year perspective
    Francesco Zaccardi
    Diabetes Research Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Postgrad Med J 92:63-9. 2016
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  53. pmc Energy expenditure during common sitting and standing tasks: examining the 1.5 MET definition of sedentary behaviour
    Maedeh Mansoubi
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, UK
    BMC Public Health 15:516. 2015
    ..5 METS or less while in a sitting or reclining posture. This study examines this definition by assessing the energy cost (METs) of common sitting, standing and walking tasks...
  54. doi request reprint Association of after school sedentary behaviour in adolescence with mental wellbeing in adulthood
    Mark Hamer
    School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine, Loughborough University, UK Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK NIHR Leicester Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity Biomedical Research Unit, Leicester, UK Electronic address
    Prev Med 87:6-10. 2016
    ..We investigated the association between after-school sedentary behaviours (screen time and homework) in adolescence with mental wellbeing in adulthood when participants were aged 42...
  55. doi request reprint Subclinical diastolic dysfunction in young adults with Type 2 diabetes mellitus: a multiparametric contrast-enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance pilot study assessing potential mechanisms
    Jamal Nasir Khan
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Glenfield Hospital, Groby Road, Leicester LE3 9QP, UK The NIHR Leicester Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 15:1263-9. 2014
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  56. doi request reprint The role of physical activity in the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    T Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Postgrad Med J 85:129-33. 2009
    ..This review provides an overview of the evidence surrounding the relative importance of physical activity and weight loss in the management of T2DM and highlights key ways of initiating physical activity behaviour change...