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Social and built-environment factors related to children's independent mobility: The importance of neighbourhood cohesion and connectedness.

Health Place 2017 07 17;46:107-113. Epub 2017 May 17.

SHORE and Whariki Research Centre, Massey University, P O Box 6137, Wellesley Street, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthplace.2017.05.002DOI Listing
July 2017

The development of a model of community garden benefits to wellbeing.

Prev Med Rep 2016 Jun 21;3:348-52. Epub 2016 Apr 21.

Centre for Pacific Health and Development Research, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, AUT University, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmedr.2016.04.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4929211PMC
June 2016

Children's Out-of-School Independently Mobile Trips, Active Travel, and Physical Activity: A Cross-Sectional Examination from the Kids in the City Study.

J Phys Act Health 2016 Mar 14;13(3):318-24. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

Human Potential Centre, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jpah.2015-0043DOI Listing
March 2016

Associations between the neighbourhood built environment and out of school physical activity and active travel: An examination from the Kids in the City study.

Health Place 2015 Nov 30;36:57-64. Epub 2015 Sep 30.

SHORE and Whāriki Research Centre, School of Public Health, Massey University, PO Box 6137, Wellesley Street, Auckland, New Zealand. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthplace.2015.09.005DOI Listing
November 2015

Recruitment and retention of children in behavioral health risk factor studies: REACH strategies.

Int J Behav Med 2014 ;21(5):794-803

Centre for Physical Activity Studies, Institute for Health and Social Science Research, Central Queensland University, Building 18, Bruce Highway, Rockhampton, QLD, 4702, Australia,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12529-013-9347-5DOI Listing
June 2015

Distance to School is Associated with Sedentary Time in Children: Findings from the URBAN Study.

Front Public Health 2014 23;2:151. Epub 2014 Sep 23.

School of Environment, The University of Auckland , Auckland , New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpubh.2014.00151DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4171983PMC
October 2014

Results from New Zealand's 2014 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth.

J Phys Act Health 2014 May;11 Suppl 1:S83-7

National Institute for Health Innovation, University of Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jpah.2014-0180DOI Listing
May 2014

Built environment and physical activity in New Zealand adolescents: a protocol for a cross-sectional study.

BMJ Open 2014 Apr 15;4(4):e004475. Epub 2014 Apr 15.

Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004475DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4010838PMC
April 2014

Associations between children's independent mobility and physical activity.

BMC Public Health 2014 Jan 29;14:91. Epub 2014 Jan 29.

Central Queensland University, School of Human, Health and Social Sciences, Centre for Physical Activity Studies, Building 18, Bruce Highway, Rockhampton QLD 4702, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-91DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3932047PMC
January 2014

Accelerometer data reduction in adolescents: effects on sample retention and bias.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2013 Dec 23;10:140. Epub 2013 Dec 23.

Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1479-5868-10-140DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3880051PMC
December 2013

Associations between breaks in sedentary time and body size in Pacific mothers and their children: findings from the Pacific Islands Families study.

J Phys Act Health 2013 Nov 3;10(8):1166-74. Epub 2012 Dec 3.

Human Potential Centre, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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November 2013

Associations of children's independent mobility and active travel with physical activity, sedentary behaviour and weight status: a systematic review.

J Sci Med Sport 2013 Jul 5;16(4):312-9. Epub 2012 Dec 5.

Central Queensland University, Institute for Health and Social Science Research, Centre for Physical Activity Studies, Rockhampton, QLD, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2012.11.001DOI Listing
July 2013

Utility of passive photography to objectively audit built environment features of active transport journeys: an observational study.

Int J Health Geogr 2013 Apr 10;12:20. Epub 2013 Apr 10.

Human Potential Centre, National Institute for Public Health and Mental Health Research, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1476-072X-12-20DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3627618PMC
April 2013

Using the SenseCam to improve classifications of sedentary behavior in free-living settings.

Am J Prev Med 2013 Mar;44(3):290-6

Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093-0811, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2012.11.004DOI Listing
March 2013

An ethical framework for automated, wearable cameras in health behavior research.

Am J Prev Med 2013 Mar;44(3):314-9

British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2012.11.006DOI Listing
March 2013

Portable global positioning system receivers: static validity and environmental conditions.

Am J Prev Med 2013 Feb;44(2):e19-29

Human Potential Centre, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2012.10.013DOI Listing
February 2013

Using wearable cameras to categorise type and context of accelerometer-identified episodes of physical activity.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2013 Feb 13;10:22. Epub 2013 Feb 13.

British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1479-5868-10-22DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3615956PMC
February 2013

Acceptability of standing workstations in elementary schools: a pilot study.

Prev Med 2013 Jan 23;56(1):82-5. Epub 2012 Oct 23.

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Centre for Child Health, Institute of Public Health and Mental Health, Auckland University of Technology, Private Bag 92006, Auckland, New Zealand.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S00917435120053
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2012.10.014DOI Listing
January 2013

Comparison of Actical and activPAL measures of sedentary behaviour in preschool children.

J Sci Med Sport 2012 Nov 30;15(6):526-31. Epub 2012 May 30.

Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, University of Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2012.03.014DOI Listing
November 2012

Prevalence of New Zealand children and adolescents achieving current physical activity and television watching recommendations.

J Phys Act Health 2012 Feb;9(2):173-87

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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February 2012

Linking GPS and travel diary data using sequence alignment in a study of children's independent mobility.

Int J Health Geogr 2011 Dec 5;10:64. Epub 2011 Dec 5.

SHORE and Whariki Research Centre, School of Public Health, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1476-072X-10-64DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3248843PMC
December 2011

Identification of accelerometer nonwear time and sedentary behavior.

Res Q Exerc Sport 2011 Dec;82(4):779-83

Center for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02701367.2011.10599814DOI Listing
December 2011

Parental perceptions of their child's weight and future concern: the Pacific Islands Families Study.

Pac Health Dialog 2011 Sep;17(2):33-49

Pasifika Medical Association, Manukau, New Zealand.

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September 2011

An exploration of physical activity, nutrition, and body size in Pacific children.

Pac Health Dialog 2011 Sep;17(2):176-87

National Institute for Public Health and Mental Health Research, AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand.

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September 2011

The future of the Pacific Islands Families Study: a future with unlimited potential.

Pac Health Dialog 2011 Sep;17(2):198-202

AUT University, School of Public Health and Psychosocial Studies, Auckland, New Zealand.

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September 2011

Physical activity, sedentariness, and body fatness in a sample of 6-year-old Pacific children.

Int J Pediatr Obes 2011 Jun 2;6(2-2):e565-73. Epub 2010 Sep 2.

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/17477166.2010.512389DOI Listing
June 2011

Perceived barriers and incentives to increased physical activity for Pacific mothers in New Zealand: findings from the Pacific Islands Families Study.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2011 Apr 7;35(2):151-8. Epub 2011 Mar 7.

School of Public Health and Psychosocial Studies, AUT University, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1753-6405.2011.00685.xDOI Listing
April 2011

A new approach for the analysis of accelerometer data measured on preschool children.

J Phys Act Health 2011 Feb;8(2):296-304

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Public Health and Psychosocial Studies, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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February 2011

Factors related to accelerometer-derived physical activity in Pacific children aged 6 years.

Asia Pac J Public Health 2011 Jan 19;23(1):44-56. Epub 2010 May 19.

Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1010539510370992DOI Listing
January 2011

Utility of accelerometer thresholds for classifying sitting in office workers.

Prev Med 2010 Nov 9;51(5):357-60. Epub 2010 Sep 9.

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2010.08.010DOI Listing
November 2010

Examining commute routes: applications of GIS and GPS technology.

Environ Health Prev Med 2010 Sep 20;15(5):327-30. Epub 2010 Mar 20.

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, Private Bag 92006, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12199-010-0138-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2921037PMC
September 2010

Parent influences on preschoolers' objectively assessed physical activity.

J Sci Med Sport 2010 Jul 21;13(4):403-9. Epub 2009 Jul 21.

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2009.05.008DOI Listing
July 2010

Combining GPS, GIS, and accelerometry: methodological issues in the assessment of location and intensity of travel behaviors.

J Phys Act Health 2010 Jan;7(1):102-8

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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January 2010

Pacific Islands Families: Child and Parental Physical Activity and Body Size--design and methodology.

N Z Med J 2009 Jul 3;122(1298):48-58. Epub 2009 Jul 3.

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Auckland University of Technology, Private Bag 92006, Auckland 1142, New Zealand.

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July 2009

Physical activity in preschoolers: understanding prevalence and measurement issues.

Sports Med 2007 ;37(12):1045-70

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2165/00007256-200737120-00004DOI Listing
March 2008

Body fatness, physical activity, and nutritional behaviours in Asian Indian immigrants to New Zealand.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 2007 ;16(4):663-70

School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Westen Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia.

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February 2008

Pedometer accuracy in physical activity assessment of preschool children.

J Sci Med Sport 2007 Oct 5;10(5):303-10. Epub 2006 Sep 5.

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2006.07.004DOI Listing
October 2007

Effect of telephone counseling on physical activity for low-active older people in primary care: a randomized, controlled trial.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2007 Jul;55(7):986-92

School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1532-5415.2007.01203.x
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415.2007.01203.xDOI Listing
July 2007

An overview and process evaluation of TeleWalk: a telephone-based counseling intervention to encourage walking in older adults.

Health Promot Int 2006 Sep 15;21(3):201-8. Epub 2006 May 15.

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland 1020, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapro/dal015DOI Listing
September 2006

An integrated curriculum approach to increasing habitual physical activity in children: a feasibility study.

J Sch Health 2006 Feb;76(2):74-9

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, HR (AR Block), Auckland University of Technology, Private Bag 92006, Auckland 1020, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1746-1561.2006.00071.xDOI Listing
February 2006