Jacqueline Kerr

Summary

Affiliation: San Diego State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Active commuting to school: Associations with environment and parental concerns
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:787-94. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Exercise aids, neighborhood safety, and physical activity in adolescents and parents
    Jacqueline Kerr
    1Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1244-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Randomized control trial of a behavioral intervention for overweight women: impact on depressive symptoms
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0811, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:555-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Association between neighborhood walkability and GPS-measured walking, bicycling and vehicle time in adolescents
    Jordan A Carlson
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA Electronic address
    Health Place 32:1-7. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Community food environment, home food environment, and fruit and vegetable intake of children and adolescents
    Ding Ding
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:634-8. 2012
  6. pmc Outdoor physical activity and self rated health in older adults living in two regions of the U.S
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:89. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Home, school, and neighborhood environment factors and youth physical activity
    Rachel A Millstein
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 23:487-503. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Neighborhood environment profiles for physical activity among older adults
    Marc A Adams
    University of California, San Diego, Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 36:757-69. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Is fear of strangers related to physical activity among youth?
    Ding Ding
    Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health, Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, 3900 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:189-95. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale for Youth (NEWS-Y): reliability and relationship with physical activity
    Dori Rosenberg
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, 3900 5th Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 49:213-8. 2009

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Publications66

  1. ncbi request reprint Active commuting to school: Associations with environment and parental concerns
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:787-94. 2006
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Exercise aids, neighborhood safety, and physical activity in adolescents and parents
    Jacqueline Kerr
    1Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1244-8. 2008
    ..To investigate the relationships among exercise aids available at home, physical activity, and perceived neighborhood safety...
  3. ncbi request reprint Randomized control trial of a behavioral intervention for overweight women: impact on depressive symptoms
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0811, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:555-8. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Association between neighborhood walkability and GPS-measured walking, bicycling and vehicle time in adolescents
    Jordan A Carlson
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA Electronic address
    Health Place 32:1-7. 2015
    ..To investigate relations of walking, bicycling and vehicle time to neighborhood walkability and total physical activity in youth...
  5. doi request reprint Community food environment, home food environment, and fruit and vegetable intake of children and adolescents
    Ding Ding
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:634-8. 2012
    ..To determine (1) reliability of new food environment measures; (2) association between home food environment and fruit and vegetable (FV) intake; and (3) association between community and home food environment...
  6. pmc Outdoor physical activity and self rated health in older adults living in two regions of the U.S
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:89. 2012
    ..Differences in self rated health and physical activity minutes were compared across three physical activity settings (indoor only, outdoor only, both indoor and outdoor)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Home, school, and neighborhood environment factors and youth physical activity
    Rachel A Millstein
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 23:487-503. 2011
    ..Modifiable factors like increasing access to equipment at home and school, and improving neighborhood aesthetics may impact youth PA. To optimize explanation of youth PA, factors from multiple environments need to be considered...
  8. doi request reprint Neighborhood environment profiles for physical activity among older adults
    Marc A Adams
    University of California, San Diego, Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 36:757-69. 2012
    ..To explore among older adults whether multivariate neighborhood profiles were associated with physical activity (PA) and BMI...
  9. doi request reprint Is fear of strangers related to physical activity among youth?
    Ding Ding
    Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health, Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, 3900 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:189-95. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale for Youth (NEWS-Y): reliability and relationship with physical activity
    Dori Rosenberg
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, 3900 5th Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 49:213-8. 2009
    ..To examine the psychometric properties of the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale-Youth (NEWS-Y) and explore its associations with context-specific and overall physical activity (PA) among youth...
  11. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale (NEWS) items using geographic information systems
    Marc A Adams
    Dept of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Phys Act Health 6:S113-23. 2009
    ..Concurrent validity of Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale (NEWS) items was evaluated with objective measures of the built environment using geographic information systems (GIS)...
  12. pmc Objective Assessment of Physical Activity: Classifiers for Public Health
    Jacqueline Kerr
    1Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, CA 2Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego, CA and 3University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 48:951-7. 2016
    ..New computational techniques can help classify raw accelerometer data into behaviors meaningful for public health...
  13. pmc Interactions between psychosocial and built environment factors in explaining older adults' physical activity
    Jordan A Carlson
    Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 54:68-73. 2012
    ....
  14. pmc Neighborhood built environment and income: examining multiple health outcomes
    James F Sallis
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1285-93. 2009
    ..Lower- and higher-income groups benefited similarly from living in high-walkability neighborhoods. Adults in higher-income neighborhoods had lower BMI and higher physical QoL...
  15. pmc Do neighborhood environments moderate the effect of physical activity lifestyle interventions in adults?
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, Calit2, Atkinson Hall, 3rd Floor, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Health Place 16:903-8. 2010
    ..Overweight women were more likely to increase their physical activity over time if they perceived better safety from traffic. This study suggests that psychosocial interventions can help men overcome environmental barriers to walking...
  16. pmc Recruitment strategies, design, and participant characteristics in a trial of weight-loss and metformin in breast cancer survivors
    Ruth E Patterson
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA Moores UC San Diego Cancer Center, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 47:64-71. 2016
    ..Results of this trial will provide mechanistic data on biological pathways and circulating biomarkers associated with lifestyle and pharmacologic interventions to improve breast cancer prognosis...
  17. pmc Applying the ecological model of behavior change to a physical activity trial in retirement communities: description of the study protocol
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1180-8. 2012
    ..To describe the intervention protocol for the first multilevel ecological intervention for physical activity in retirement communities that addresses individual, interpersonal and community influences on behavior change...
  18. pmc A latent profile analysis of neighborhood recreation environments in relation to adolescent physical activity, sedentary time, and obesity
    Gregory J Norman
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:411-9. 2010
    ..OBJECTIVEV: This study examined whether multivariate profiles of the neighborhood recreation environment were associated with adolescent physical activity, sedentary time, and obesity...
  19. pmc Perceived Neighborhood Environmental Attributes Associated with Walking and Cycling for Transport among Adult Residents of 17 Cities in 12 Countries: The IPEN Study
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 124:290-8. 2016
    ..Few studies have examined neighborhood perceptions related to walking and cycling for transport in different countries. Therefore, it is challenging to prioritize appropriate built-environment interventions...
  20. pmc Sociodemographic moderators of relations of neighborhood safety to physical activity
    Jordan A Carlson
    1Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 2Department of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, Seattle Children s Research Institute and University of Washington, Seattle, WA 3Department of Community and Regional Planning, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, CANADA and 4Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1554-63. 2014
    ..This study aimed to investigate gender, race/ethnicity, education, and income as moderators of relations of perceived neighborhood crime, pedestrian, and traffic safety to physical activity...
  21. pmc Is the relationship between the built environment and physical activity moderated by perceptions of crime and safety?
    Nicole L Bracy
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:24. 2014
    ..To tease out these relationships, crime, pedestrian, and traffic safety were examined as moderators of built environment associations with physical activity...
  22. pmc Development, scoring, and reliability of the Microscale Audit of Pedestrian Streetscapes (MAPS)
    Rachel A Millstein
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:403. 2013
    ..We present the development, scoring, and reliability of the Microscale Audit of Pedestrian Streetscapes (MAPS) tool and its theoretically-based subscales...
  23. doi request reprint Sedentary behaviors of adults in relation to neighborhood walkability and income
    Justine Kozo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Health Psychol 31:704-13. 2012
    ..To inform public health approaches to influencing sedentary behaviors, an understanding of correlates is required...
  24. pmc Neighborhood environment profiles related to physical activity and weight status: a latent profile analysis
    Marc A Adams
    San Diego State University, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 52:326-31. 2011
    ..The current analysis explored whether a range of reported BE features associated with adults' physical activity produced distinct multivariate patterns, and tested whether adults' PA and body mass differed by BE profiles...
  25. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of destination-specific barriers to walking and cycling for youth
    Holly Forman
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Prev Med 46:311-6. 2008
    ..To investigate the psychometric properties of a new measure of barriers youth encounter while walking to specific destinations and to validate the measure with self-reported walking to these destinations...
  26. pmc Is missing geographic positioning system data in accelerometry studies a problem, and is imputation the solution?
    Kristin Meseck
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, La Jolla, CA
    Geospat Health 11:403. 2016
    ..Imputing GPS data lapses is a viable technique for returning spatial context to accelerometer data and improving the completeness of the dataset. ..
  27. pmc Objectively measured physical activity is related to cognitive function in older adults
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1927-31. 2013
    ..To explore the relationship between cognitive functioning and time spent at different intensities of physical activity (PA) in free-living older adults...
  28. pmc Predictors of trips to food destinations
    Jacqueline Kerr
    University of California, San Diego, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:58. 2012
    ..Further, studies have not considered neighborhood design as a predictor of food purchasing behavior...
  29. pmc Adolescent screen time and rules to limit screen time in the home
    Ernesto R Ramirez
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0811, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:379-85. 2011
    ..To investigate associations between adolescent screen time behaviors, screen time rules, and presence of electronic media in the bedrooms of adolescents...
  30. doi request reprint Neighborhood environment and physical activity among youth a review
    Ding Ding
    Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:442-55. 2011
    ..An updated review of literature is needed to summarize the current evidence base, and to inform policies and environmental interventions to promote active lifestyles among young people...
  31. pmc Hip and Wrist Accelerometer Algorithms for Free-Living Behavior Classification
    Katherine Ellis
    1Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, San Diego, CA 2Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, CA and 3Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 48:933-40. 2016
    ..In this study, we developed and tested the performance of machine learning (ML) algorithms for classifying PA types from both hip and wrist accelerometer data...
  32. pmc Elementary school practices and children's objectively measured physical activity during school
    Jordan A Carlson
    University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:591-5. 2013
    ..To examine the relation of physical activity practices covering physical education (PE), recess, and classroom time in elementary schools to children's objectively measured physical activity during school...
  33. doi request reprint Neighborhood environment and psychosocial correlates of adults' physical activity
    Brian E Saelens
    Seattle Children s Research Institute and the University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98145 5005, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:637-46. 2012
    ..There is growing interest in identifying neighborhood environment factors related to physical activity...
  34. ncbi request reprint Evaluating a brief self-report measure of neighborhood environments for physical activity research and surveillance: Physical Activity Neighborhood Environment Scale (PANES)
    James F Sallis
    Dept of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Phys Act Health 7:533-40. 2010
    ..The current study evaluated test-retest and alternate-form reliability of PANES items compared with multi-item subscales from the longer NEWS-A (Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale--Abbreviated)...
  35. doi request reprint Physical activity in relation to urban environments in 14 cities worldwide: a cross-sectional study
    James F Sallis
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 387:2207-17. 2016
    ..We aimed to document how objectively measured attributes of the urban environment are related to objectively measured physical activity, in an international sample of adults...
  36. pmc Physical Activity in Older Adults: an Ecological Approach
    Christina M Thornton
    Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health, Health Behavior, University of California, San Diego San Diego State University, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA, 92103, USA
    Ann Behav Med . 2016
    ..Studies identifying correlates of physical activity (PA) at all levels of the ecological model can provide an empirical basis for designing interventions to increase older adults' PA...
  37. pmc Two-Arm Randomized Pilot Intervention Trial to Decrease Sitting Time and Increase Sit-To-Stand Transitions in Working and Non-Working Older Adults
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0145427. 2016
    ..We conducted a randomized pilot study to assess whether it is feasible for working and non-working older adults to reduce these two different behavioral targets...
  38. pmc Built environment characteristics and parent active transportation are associated with active travel to school in youth age 12-15
    Jordan A Carlson
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    Br J Sports Med 48:1634-9. 2014
    ..To investigate the relation of factors from multiple levels of ecological models (ie, individual, interpersonal and environmental) to active travel to/from school in an observational study of young adolescents...
  39. doi request reprint Neighborhood Environment and Physical Activity Among Older Women: Findings From the San Diego Cohort of the Women's Health Initiative
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Dept of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA
    J Phys Act Health 11:1070-7. 2014
    ..Environmental measures at different spatial levels have seldom been compared. Findings from previous studies are generally inconsistent...
  40. pmc No Evidence of Reciprocal Associations between Daily Sleep and Physical Activity
    Jonathan A Mitchell
    1Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 2Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 3Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 4Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 5School of Psychology and Counseling, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA 6Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 7Department of Environmental Health and Epidemiology, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA 8Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management and Center for Geospatial Analytics, NC State University, Raleigh, NC 9Perelman School of Medicine and School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 48:1950-6. 2016
    ..This study aimed to determine whether physical activity patterns are associated with sleep later at night and if nighttime sleep is associated with physical activity patterns the next day among adult women...
  41. pmc Patterns of Weekday and Weekend Sedentary Behavior Among Older Adults
    Simon Marshall
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA
    J Aging Phys Act 23:534-41. 2015
    ..Findings suggest self-reported but not accelerometer-measured sedentary time should be investigated separately for weekdays and weekend days, and that self-reports may overestimate sedentary time in older adults. ..
  42. doi request reprint Assessing reliability and validity of the GroPromo audit tool for evaluation of grocery store marketing and promotional environments
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:597-603. 2012
    ..To evaluate reliability and validity of a new tool for assessing the placement and promotional environment in grocery stores...
  43. pmc Exergames for subsyndromal depression in older adults: a pilot study of a novel intervention
    Dori Rosenberg
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology University of California San Diego UCSD San Diego State University SDSU, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:221-6. 2010
    ..The authors assessed the feasibility, acceptability, and short-term efficacy and safety of a novel intervention using exergames (entertaining video games that combine game play with exercise) for SSD in older adults...
  44. doi request reprint Feasibility and outcomes of a multilevel place-based walking intervention for seniors: a pilot study
    Dori Rosenberg
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, 3900 Fifth Avenue, Suite 310, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Health Place 15:173-9. 2009
    ..Steps per day were very low at baseline and increased significantly at post-test. The findings indicate that a multilevel site-specific intervention is feasible and acceptable for increasing steps among seniors living in a CCRC...
  45. ncbi request reprint Statistical approaches to account for missing values in accelerometer data: Applications to modeling physical activity
    Selene Yue Xu
    Department of Mathematics, UC San Diego, La Jolla, USA
    Stat Methods Med Res . 2016
    ..We recommend that these simple easy-to-implement statistical tools be used to improve analysis of accelerometer data...
  46. pmc Comparison of Accelerometry Methods for Estimating Physical Activity
    Jacqueline Kerr
    1UC San Diego, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, La Jolla, CA 2Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 3UC San Diego, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, La Jolla, CA 4Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management, North Carolina State University Center for Geospatial Analytics, Center for Human Health and the Environment, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 5Perelman School of Medicine and School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 6Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 7Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 8Departments of Environmental Health and Epidemiology, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA 9Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 10National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    Med Sci Sports Exerc . 2016
    ..To compare physical activity estimates across different accelerometer wear locations, wear time protocols, and data processing techniques...
  47. pmc Relationship between Objectively Measured Transportation Behaviors and Health Characteristics in Older Adults
    Michelle Takemoto
    Department of Family Medicine Public Health, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:13923-37. 2015
    ..Pedestrian trips had moderate associations with multiple physical and psychological functioning measures, supporting a link between walking and many aspects of health in older adults. ..
  48. pmc Objectively measured physical activity and cognitive functioning in breast cancer survivors
    Catherine R Marinac
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 9:230-8. 2015
    ..This study aimed to explore the relationship between objectively measured physical activity and cognitive functioning in breast cancer survivors...
  49. pmc Validity of PALMS GPS scoring of active and passive travel compared with SenseCam
    Jordan A Carlson
    Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 47:662-7. 2015
    ..The objective of this study is to assess validity of the personal activity location measurement system (PALMS) for deriving time spent walking/running, bicycling, and in vehicle, using SenseCam (Microsoft, Redmond, WA) as the comparison...
  50. pmc The relationship between outdoor activity and health in older adults using GPS
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, UCSD, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:4615-25. 2012
    ..Future analyses will shed light on potential causal relationships and could inform guidelines for outdoor activity...
  51. ncbi request reprint An ecological approach to creating active living communities
    James F Sallis
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92103, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 27:297-322. 2006
    ..Collaborations with policy researchers may improve the likelihood of translating research findings into changes in environments, policies, and practices...
  52. pmc Brief scales to assess physical activity and sedentary equipment in the home
    Dori E Rosenberg
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and the University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:10. 2010
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Latent growth curve modeling of adolescent physical activity: testing parallel process and mediation models
    Scott C Roesch
    San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    J Health Psychol 14:313-25. 2009
    ..However, mediation analyses did not reveal statistically significant intervention-mediated effects...
  54. doi request reprint The Active Living Research program: six years of grantmaking
    James F Sallis
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:S10-21. 2009
    ..ALR has been renewed through 2012. The new mission is to use a $15.4 million research budget to contribute to reversing the childhood obesity epidemic, especially among youth in the highest-risk groups...
  55. pmc Engaging research participants to inform the ethical conduct of mobile imaging, pervasive sensing, and location tracking research
    CAMILLE NEBEKER
    Center for Wireless and Population Health Systems, The Qualcomm Institute, Calit2, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Transl Behav Med 6:577-586. 2016
    ..Findings support strategies proposed in the Kelly et al. (2013) ethical framework, which emphasizes procedures to improve informed consent, protect privacy, manage data, and respect bystander rights when using a wearable camera...
  56. pmc Gender and Age Differences in Hourly and Daily Patterns of Sedentary Time in Older Adults Living in Retirement Communities
    John Bellettiere
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health Epidemiology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0136161. 2015
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe sedentary patterns of older adults living in retirement communities and illustrate gender and age differences in those patterns...
  57. doi request reprint Using the SenseCam to improve classifications of sedentary behavior in free-living settings
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0811, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:290-6. 2013
    ..There are known errors in tools employed to assess sedentary behavior. Studies of accelerometers have been limited to laboratory environments...
  58. pmc Sharing good NEWS across the world: developing comparable scores across 12 countries for the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale (NEWS)
    Ester Cerin
    Institute of Human Performance, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd SAR, Hong Kong 111 113, Hong Kong
    BMC Public Health 13:309. 2013
    ..This information is also highly relevant to non-IPEN studies employing the NEWS/NEWS-A, which is one of the most popular measures of perceived environment globally...
  59. pmc Metabolism and breast cancer risk: frontiers in research and practice
    Ruth E Patterson
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 113:288-96. 2013
    ..As these relationships become clearer, future studies will be needed to develop effective intervention programs to prevent breast cancer and improve cancer prognosis by promoting a healthy lifestyle...
  60. pmc A random forest classifier for the prediction of energy expenditure and type of physical activity from wrist and hip accelerometers
    Katherine Ellis
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0407, USA
    Physiol Meas 35:2191-203. 2014
    ..The wrist accelerometer proved more useful in predicting activities with significant arm movement, while the hip accelerometer was superior for predicting locomotion and estimating EE...
  61. doi request reprint Neighborhood environment and physical activity among older women: findings from the San Diego Cohort of the women's health initiative
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Dept of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA
    J Phys Act Health 11:1070-7. 2014
    ..Environmental measures at different spatial levels have seldom been compared. Findings from previous studies are generally inconsistent...
  62. pmc The 2011-2016 Transdisciplinary Research on Energetics and Cancer (TREC) initiative: rationale and design
    Ruth E Patterson
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:695-704. 2013
    ..Recognition of the complex, multidimensional relationship between excess adiposity and cancer control outcomes has motivated the scientific community to seek new research models and paradigms...
  63. doi request reprint Using global positioning systems in health research: a practical approach to data collection and processing
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, 92093 0811, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:532-40. 2011
    ..Information presented here will allow researchers to make an informed decision about incorporating this readily available technology into their studies. This work reflects the state of the art in 2011...
  64. ncbi request reprint Urban form relationships with walk trip frequency and distance among youth
    Lawrence Frank
    School of Community and Regional Planning, University of British Columbia, 235 1933 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z2 Canada
    Am J Health Promot 21:305-11. 2007
    ..To assess the relationship among objectively measured urban form variables, age, and walking in youth...
  65. doi request reprint A hierarchy of sociodemographic and environmental correlates of walking and obesity
    Lawrence D Frank
    School of Community and Regional Planning at the University of British Columbia, Canada
    Prev Med 47:172-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to use a novel statistical technique to identify possible subgroups...
  66. ncbi request reprint Quality of treatment in routine care in a population sample of rectal cancer patients
    Jutta Engel
    Munich Cancer Registry, Grosshadern Hospital, Ludwig Maximillians University, Munich, Germany
    Acta Oncol 44:65-74. 2005
    ..Variations in care between hospitals should therefore be monitored and controlled. Detailed and frequent feedback to the clinicians is vital to improve quality of care and is possible with cancer registries...