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Healthy Weight for Life programme: Evaluating the practice and effectiveness of a weight loss maintenance programme in the private health insurance setting.

SAGE Open Med 2019 30;7:2050312119873814. Epub 2019 Aug 30.

The University of Sydney, Sydney School of Public Health, Prevention Research Collaboration, Charles Perkins Centre, Camperdown, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2050312119873814DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6719468PMC
August 2019

Linking two randomised controlled trials for Healthy Beginnings©: optimising early obesity prevention programs for children under 3 years.

BMC Public Health 2019 Jun 13;19(1):739. Epub 2019 Jun 13.

Sydney School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health, and the Charles Perkins Centre, the University of Sydney, Camperdown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-7058-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6567558PMC
June 2019

Get Healthy, Stay Healthy: Evaluation of the Maintenance of Lifestyle Changes Six Months After an Extended Contact Intervention.

JMIR Mhealth Uhealth 2019 03 12;7(3):e11070. Epub 2019 Mar 12.

Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Public Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/11070DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6434394PMC
March 2019

Telephone based coaching for adults at risk of diabetes: impact of Australia's Get Healthy Service.

Transl Behav Med 2019 Feb 8. Epub 2019 Feb 8.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/tbm/ibz007DOI Listing
February 2019

Are Financial Incentives for Lifestyle Behavior Change Informed or Inspired by Behavioral Economics? A Mapping Review.

Am J Health Promot 2019 01 26;33(1):131-141. Epub 2018 Apr 26.

1 Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0890117118770837DOI Listing
January 2019

A review of the impact of physical activity mass media campaigns on low compared to high socioeconomic groups.

Health Educ Res 2018 10;33(5):429-446

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/her/cyy032DOI Listing
October 2018

Participant perspectives of a 6-month telephone-based lifestyle coaching program.

Public Health Res Pract 2018 Jun 14;28(2). Epub 2018 Jun 14.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.17061/phrp27451705DOI Listing
June 2018

Acceptability of financial incentives for maintenance of weight loss in mid-older adults: a mixed methods study.

BMC Public Health 2018 02 13;18(1):244. Epub 2018 Feb 13.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5136-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5811982PMC
February 2018

Weight-Related Goal Setting in a Telephone-Based Preventive Health-Coaching Program: Demonstration of Effectiveness.

Am J Health Promot 2017 Nov 2;31(6):491-501. Epub 2016 Aug 2.

1 Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health and Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0890117116660776DOI Listing
November 2017

Insights for conducting real-time focus groups online using a web conferencing service.

F1000Res 2017 9;6:122. Epub 2017 Feb 9.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health and Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12688/f1000research.10427.1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5527981PMC
February 2017

Improved confidence in performing nutrition and physical activity behaviours mediates behavioural change in young adults: Mediation results of a randomised controlled mHealth intervention.

Appetite 2017 01 4;108:425-433. Epub 2016 Nov 4.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2016.11.005DOI Listing
January 2017

Impact of the Swap It, Don't Stop It Australian National Mass Media Campaign on Promoting Small Changes to Lifestyle Behaviors.

J Health Commun 2016 12 28;21(12):1276-1285. Epub 2016 Nov 28.

a Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health and Charles Perkins Centre , University of Sydney , Camperdown , New South Wales , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10810730.2016.1245803DOI Listing
December 2016

Associations between multiple health risk behaviors and mental health among Chinese college students.

Psychol Health Med 2016 29;21(3):377-85. Epub 2015 Jul 29.

a School of Public Health , Wuhan University , Wuhan , P.R. China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13548506.2015.1070955DOI Listing
September 2016

Combined Association of Diet and Cardiorespiratory Fitness with Metabolic Syndrome in Chinese Schoolchildren.

Matern Child Health J 2016 09;20(9):1904-10

School of Public Health, Wuhan University, Wuhan, People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10995-016-2001-5DOI Listing
September 2016

Evaluating the Maintenance of Lifestyle Changes in a Randomized Controlled Trial of the 'Get Healthy, Stay Healthy' Program.

JMIR Mhealth Uhealth 2016 May 10;4(2):e42. Epub 2016 May 10.

School of Public Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Herston, Brisbane, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/mhealth.5280DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4879328PMC
May 2016

Improved eating behaviours mediate weight gain prevention of young adults: moderation and mediation results of a randomised controlled trial of TXT2BFiT, mHealth program.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2016 Apr 2;13:44. Epub 2016 Apr 2.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12966-016-0368-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4818870PMC
April 2016

Maximising follow-up participation rates in a large scale 45 and Up Study in Australia.

Emerg Themes Epidemiol 2016 14;13. Epub 2016 Apr 14.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Level 6 Charles Perkins Centre D17, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12982-016-0046-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4832455PMC
April 2016

Impact of an outdoor gym on park users' physical activity: A natural experiment.

Health Place 2016 Jan 14;37:26-34. Epub 2015 Dec 14.

Prevention Research Collaboration, The University of Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthplace.2015.11.002DOI Listing
January 2016

Are total, intensity- and domain-specific physical activity levels associated with life satisfaction among university students?

PLoS One 2015 19;10(2):e0118137. Epub 2015 Feb 19.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4335071PMC
December 2015

Effectiveness of a pedometer-based telephone coaching program on weight and physical activity for people referred to a cardiac rehabilitation program: a randomized controlled trial.

J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 2015 Mar-Apr;35(2):124-9

Health Promotion Service, Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia (Drs Sangster and Furber); Health Promotion Service Murrumbidgee Local Health District, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia (Dr Sangster); School of Dentistry and Health Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia (Dr Sangster); School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Dr Furber); School of Molecular Biosciences (Dr Allman-Farinelli), School of Public Health (Drs Phongsavan and Bauman), and Sydney Medical School (Dr Redfern), University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Dr Haas and Ms Church); and Heart Foundation, NSW Division, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Mr Mark).

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November 2015

Driving: a road to unhealthy lifestyles and poor health outcomes.

PLoS One 2014 9;9(6):e94602. Epub 2014 Jun 9.

School of Science and Health, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4049576PMC
June 2015

Piloting proactive marketing to recruit disadvantaged adults to a community-wide obesity prevention program.

Public Health Res Pract 2015 Mar 30;25(2):e2521521. Epub 2015 Mar 30.

Centre for Population Health, NSW Ministry of Health, Sydney, Australia; School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.17061/phrp2521521DOI Listing
March 2015

Variation in health inequalities according to measures of socioeconomic status and age.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2014 Oct 24;38(5):436-40. Epub 2014 Jun 24.

National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12239DOI Listing
October 2014

'Get Healthy, Stay Healthy': protocol for evaluation of a lifestyle intervention delivered by text-message following the Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service®.

BMC Public Health 2014 Feb 4;14:112. Epub 2014 Feb 4.

School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-112DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3928918PMC
February 2014

Does playground improvement increase physical activity among children? A quasi-experimental study of a natural experiment.

J Environ Public Health 2013 13;2013:109841. Epub 2013 Jun 13.

Prevention Research Collaboration, School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/109841DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3694497PMC
December 2013

Age, gender, social contacts, and psychological distress: findings from the 45 and up study.

J Aging Health 2013 Sep 14;25(6):921-43. Epub 2013 Aug 14.

University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0898264313497510DOI Listing
September 2013

Where you live matters: challenges and opportunities to address the urban-rural divide through innovative secondary cardiac rehabilitation programs.

Aust J Rural Health 2013 Jun;21(3):170-7

Health Promotion Service, Illawarra and Shoalhaven Local Health District, Wollongong, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajr.12031DOI Listing
June 2013

Evaluation framework for translational research: case study of Australia's get healthy information and coaching service(R).

Health Promot Pract 2013 May 14;14(3):380-9. Epub 2012 Sep 14.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1524839912456024DOI Listing
May 2013

Effectiveness of Australia's Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service: maintenance of self-reported anthropometric and behavioural changes after program completion.

BMC Public Health 2013 Feb 26;13:175. Epub 2013 Feb 26.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, Medical Foundation Building, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-13-175DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3598693PMC
February 2013

Effectiveness of Australia's Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service®: translational research with population wide impact.

Prev Med 2012 Oct 4;55(4):292-298. Epub 2012 Aug 4.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Medical Foundation Building K25, The University of Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2012.07.022DOI Listing
October 2012

Using mass-media communications to increase population usage of Australia's Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service®.

BMC Public Health 2012 Sep 11;12:762. Epub 2012 Sep 11.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Medical Foundation Building K25, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-762DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3490994PMC
September 2012

Characteristics of participants in Australia's Get Healthy telephone-based lifestyle information and coaching service: reaching disadvantaged communities and those most at need.

Health Educ Res 2011 Dec 10;26(6):1097-106. Epub 2011 Oct 10.

Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Medical Foundation Building K25 NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/her/cyr091DOI Listing
December 2011

Prevalence and risk factors of diabetes and impaired fasting glucose in Nauru.

BMC Public Health 2011 Sep 23;11:719. Epub 2011 Sep 23.

Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-11-719DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3187757PMC
September 2011

Process evaluation of the advertising campaign for the NSW Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service.

Health Promot J Austr 2011 Apr;22(1):68-71

University of Sydney-School of Public Health, New South Wales.

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April 2011

Psychosocial profiles of adolescent nonsmokers in the Pacific.

Asia Pac J Public Health 2011 Jan;23(1):57-69

School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1010539510390927
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January 2011

Prevalence and risk factors with overweight and obesity among Vietnamese adults: Caucasian and Asian cut-offs.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 2009 ;18(2):226-33

Faculty of Public Health, the University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Ho Chi Minh City, 159 Hung Phu, Ward 8, District 8, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

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October 2009

Effects of a pedometer-based intervention on physical activity levels after cardiac rehabilitation: a randomized controlled trial.

J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 2009 Mar-Apr;29(2):105-14

South Eastern Sydney Illawarra Area Health Service, New South Wales, and School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HCR.0b013e31819a01ffDOI Listing
May 2009

Promoting walking as an adjunct intervention to group cognitive behavioral therapy for anxiety disorders--a pilot group randomized trial.

J Anxiety Disord 2008 Aug 29;22(6):959-68. Epub 2007 Sep 29.

Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, the University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.janxdis.2007.09.010DOI Listing
August 2008

Process evaluation in an intervention designed to promote physical activity among adults with anxiety disorders: evidence of acceptability and adherence.

Health Promot J Austr 2008 Aug;19(2):137-43

Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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August 2008

The prevalence and correlates of physical inactivity among adults in Ho Chi Minh City.

BMC Public Health 2008 Jun 9;8:204. Epub 2008 Jun 9.

Faculty of Public Health, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-8-204DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2435539PMC
June 2008

Intentional injury reported by young people in the Federated States of Micronesia, Kingdom of Tonga and Vanuatu.

BMC Public Health 2008 Apr 30;8:145. Epub 2008 Apr 30.

Department of Health Science, Monash University, PO Box 527 Frankston, Victoria, 3199, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-8-145DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2394527PMC
April 2008

Psychosocial impact of specialized cardiac genetic clinics for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Genet Med 2008 Feb;10(2):117-20

Agnes Ginges Centre for Molecular Cardiology, Centenary Institute, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GIM.0b013e3181612cc7DOI Listing
February 2008

Promoting physical activity participation among children and adolescents.

Epidemiol Rev 2007 7;29:144-59. Epub 2007 Jun 7.

Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/epirev/mxm010DOI Listing
October 2007

Comparison of tobacco, alcohol and illegal drug usage among school students in three Pacific Island societies.

Drug Alcohol Depend 2007 Apr 19;88(1):9-18. Epub 2006 Oct 19.

School of Public Health, Lev 2, Medical Foundation Blg K25, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2006.08.030DOI Listing
April 2007

Promoting walking with pedometers in the community: the step-by-step trial.

Am J Prev Med 2007 Apr 15;32(4):290-7. Epub 2007 Feb 15.

Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2006.12.007DOI Listing
April 2007

Social capital, socio-economic status and psychological distress among Australian adults.

Soc Sci Med 2006 Nov 17;63(10):2546-61. Epub 2006 Aug 17.

University of Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2006.06.021DOI Listing
November 2006

Physical activity measurement--a primer for health promotion.

Promot Educ 2006 ;13(2):92-103

Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, Building K25, University of Sydney, Australia.

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November 2006

Health behaviour and lifestyle of Pacific youth surveys: a resource for capacity building.

Health Promot Int 2005 Sep 14;20(3):238-48. Epub 2005 Mar 14.

Medical Foundation Building, K25, School of Public Health, University of Sydney NSW, 2006 Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapro/dah612DOI Listing
September 2005