Connie L Tompkins

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vermont
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The effect of an unstructured, moderate to vigorous, before-school physical activity program in elementary school children on academics, behavior, and health
    Connie L Tompkins
    Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Science, University of Vermont, 106 Carrigan Drive, 310D Rowell, Burlington, VT 05405 0068, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:300. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity-induced improvements in markers of insulin resistance in overweight and obese children and adolescents
    Connie L Tompkins
    Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Sciences, University of Vermont, 106 Carrigan Drive, 310D Rowell, Burlington, VT 05405 0068, USA
    Curr Diabetes Rev 7:164-70. 2011
  3. pmc Substituting dietary monounsaturated fat for saturated fat is associated with increased daily physical activity and resting energy expenditure and with changes in mood
    C Lawrence Kien
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:689-97. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Heart Rate and Perceived Exertion in Healthy Weight and Obese Children During a Self-Selected Physical Activity Program
    Connie L Tompkins
    Dept of Rehabilitation and Movement Sciences, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
    J Phys Act Health 12:976-81. 2015
  5. pmc Influence of resting energy expenditure on blood pressure is independent of body mass and a marker of sympathetic tone
    David W Brock
    Department of Exercise and Movement Science, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0068, USA
    Metabolism 61:237-41. 2012

Collaborators

  • David W Brock
  • C Lawrence Kien
  • David B Ebenstein
  • Janice Y Bunn
  • Deborah M Muoio
  • Karen I Crain
  • Timothy R Koves
  • Julie A Dumas

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc The effect of an unstructured, moderate to vigorous, before-school physical activity program in elementary school children on academics, behavior, and health
    Connie L Tompkins
    Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Science, University of Vermont, 106 Carrigan Drive, 310D Rowell, Burlington, VT 05405 0068, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:300. 2012
    ..The objective of the proposed study is to examine the effect of an unstructured, moderate to vigorous, before-school physical activity program on academic performance, classroom behavior, emotions, and other health related measures...
  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity-induced improvements in markers of insulin resistance in overweight and obese children and adolescents
    Connie L Tompkins
    Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Sciences, University of Vermont, 106 Carrigan Drive, 310D Rowell, Burlington, VT 05405 0068, USA
    Curr Diabetes Rev 7:164-70. 2011
    ..The studies reviewed provide support for future interventions to shift the focus from reducing obesity to increasing physical activity for the prevention of type 2 diabetes in obese youth...
  3. pmc Substituting dietary monounsaturated fat for saturated fat is associated with increased daily physical activity and resting energy expenditure and with changes in mood
    C Lawrence Kien
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:689-97. 2013
    ..The Western diet increases risk of metabolic disease...
  4. doi request reprint Heart Rate and Perceived Exertion in Healthy Weight and Obese Children During a Self-Selected Physical Activity Program
    Connie L Tompkins
    Dept of Rehabilitation and Movement Sciences, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
    J Phys Act Health 12:976-81. 2015
    ..We examined whether both healthy-weight (HW) and OB children would engage in moderate to vigorous intensity PA during an unstructured PA program and compared heart rate (HR) and rate of perceived exertion (RPE) between the children...
  5. pmc Influence of resting energy expenditure on blood pressure is independent of body mass and a marker of sympathetic tone
    David W Brock
    Department of Exercise and Movement Science, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0068, USA
    Metabolism 61:237-41. 2012
    ..24, P = .09). This study affirms previous findings that REE may be a potential mediator in resting BP, independent of many well-cited factors and, additionally, a marker of sympathetic tone...