Articles in the Publications Category

The Edmonton Obesity Staging System for Paediatrics: A Proposed Clinical Staging System for Paediatric Obesity
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Posted in Publications on 11 February 2016
Stats: and No Comments Dr. Stasia Hadjiyannakis and Dr. Annick Buchholz are authors on a paper, “The Edmonton Obesity Staging System for Paediatrics: A proposed clinical staging system for paediatric obesity,” that was recently published in Paediatrics & Child Health. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. S Hadjiyannakis, A Buchholz,… [read more]
Current Status and Needed Research on Video Games for Health
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Posted in Publications on 8 February 2016
Stats: and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput and HALO alumnus Dr. Allana LeBlanc are authors on a paper, “More on Current Status and Needed Research in G4H for Children-The Challenge,” that was recently published in the Games for Health Journal. Citation details are below. Chaput JP, LeBlanc AG. More on Current Status and Needed… [read more]
Dr. Katie Gunnell Publishes Book Chapter
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Posted in Publications on 2 February 2016
Stats: and No Comments Dr. Katie Gunnell contributed a chapter, “Introduction to factor analysis and structural equation modelling,” to a recently published book titled, An Introduction to Intermediate and Advanced Statistical Analyses for Sport and Exercise Scientists. Citation details and a brief description of the book are below. Gunnell, K. E., Gareau, A., &… [read more]
Childhood Physical Activity Body Contact Risk: Feasibility of a Novel Technique for Objective Measurements of Impact Speed, Frequency, and Intentionality
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Posted in Publications on 28 January 2016
Stats: and No Comments Dr. Patricia Longmuir is lead author on a paper, “Childhood physical activity body contact risk: feasibility of a novel technique for objective measurements of impact speed, frequency, and intentionality,” that was recently published in Haemophilia. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Longmuir PE, Yap LA, Bravo… [read more]
Understanding Action Control of Parental Support Behavior for Child Physical Activity
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Posted in Publications on 25 January 2016
Stats: and No Comments HALO Director Dr. Mark Tremblay is senior author on a paper, “Understanding Action Control of Parental Support Behavior for Child Physical Activity,” that was recently published in Health Psychology. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Rhodes RE, Spence JC, Berry T, Deshpande S, Faulkner G, Latimer-Cheung… [read more]
Moderate-Intensity Exercise Provides Better Effect on Energy Balance Than an Isoenergetic Hour of Active Video Gaming
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Posted in Publications on 19 January 2016
Stats: and No Comments Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput and HALO alumnus Dr. David Thivel are among the authors on a paper, “Food intake response to exercise and active video gaming in adolescents: effect of weight status,” that was recently published in The British Journal of Nutrition. Citation details and a summary of the paper are… [read more]
Investigation of New Correlates of Physical Literacy in Children
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Posted in Publications on 18 January 2016
Stats: and No Comments HALO alumnus Christian Lizotte is lead author on a paper, “Investigation of New Correlates of Physical Literacy in Children,” that was recently published in Health Behavior and Policy Review. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below. Lizotte C, Larouche R, LeBlanc AG, Longmuir PE, Tremblay MS, Chaput… [read more]
Facilitators and Barriers to Noninvasive Ventilation Adherence in Youth with Nocturnal Hypoventilation Secondary to Obesity or Neuromuscular Disease
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Posted in Publications on 13 January 2016
Stats: and No Comments Drs. Jean-Philippe Chaput and Annick Buchholz are authors on a paper, “Facilitators and barriers to noninvasive ventilation adherence in youth with nocturnal hypoventilation secondary to obesity or neuromuscular disease,” that was recently published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. Citation details and a summary of the paper are below.… [read more]
Taru Manyanga Publishes 2 Papers From His Master’s Thesis Work
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Posted in Publications on 12 January 2016
Stats: and No Comments Congratulations to HALO PhD student Taru Manyanga on the recent publication of his master’s thesis work! The first paper, “Not as skinny as we used to think: Body mass index in children and adolescents at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes mellitus,” was published in the Journal of Diabetes and its… [read more]
Major Initiatives Related to Childhood Obesity and Physical Inactivity in Canada: 2014 Year in Review
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Posted in Featured Posts, Publications on 11 January 2016
Stats: and No Comments On two previous occasions (2007 and 2012), HALO Director Dr. Mark Tremblay has authored papers that have reviewed major initiatives related to childhood obesity and physical inactivity in Canada. The latest installment, “Major Initiatives Related to Childhood Obesity and Physical Inactivity in Canada: 2014 Year in Review,” is available here… [read more]