Archives of Public Health
Test-retest reliability of adolescents’ self-reported physical activity item in two consecutive surveys
This study evaluates the test-retest reliability of moderate to vigorous intensity physical activity in two consecutive surveys.
The effect of a lifestyle intervention in obese pregnant women on gestational metabolic profiles: findings from the UK Pregnancies Better Eating and Activity Trial (UPBEAT) randomised controlled trial
This randomized control trial investigates the effect of lifestyle intervention in obese pregnant women.
BMC Public Health
Physically active academic lessons: acceptance, barriers and facilitators for implementation
This paper evaluates the response to the physically active lessons introduced in the Active School programme in Stavanger, Norway.
European Review of Aging and Physical Activity
Daily sedentary time and physical activity as assessed by accelerometry and their correlates in older adults
The study objectively measured physical activity patterns and assessed its correlates in the elderly.
Health and Quality of Life Outcomes
Physical activity, cardiovascular health, quality of life and blood pressure control in hypertensive subjects: randomized clinical trial
This article evaluates the effectiveness of a PA intervention programme on cardiovascular disease risk, HRQoL and BP control in hypertensive subjects.
Health Research Policy and Systems
How can the impact of national recommendations for physical activity be increased? Experiences from Germany
National recommendations for physical activity are available in many nations. Yet, their impact on national level policy-making might be considered modest at best. This paper analyses the approach selected to curtail this problem in Germany.
International Journal for Equity in Health
Adjusting a mainstream weight management intervention for people with intellectual disabilities: a user centred approach
This study identifies adjustments to the Slimming World weight management programme in order to improve accessibility and assess acceptability and feasibility for people with intellectual disabilitie.
International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity
Daily domain-specific time-use composition of physical behaviors and blood pressure
The research aims to disentangle the relationship between technically measured 24-h time-use behaviors in work and leisure domains and blood pressure among blue-collar workers using a compositional data analysis approach.
Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a loyalty scheme for physical activity behaviour change maintenance: results from a cluster randomised controlled trial
A research to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a loyalty scheme based intervention involving rewards for increasing physical activity in public sector employees.
Longitudinal analysis of physical activity, sedentary behaviour and anthropometric measures from ages 6 to 11 years
The study examined the effect of physical activity (PA) and sedentary behaviour on body mass index and fat mass index in children over the course of five years.