Publications

MECHANISMS

  • Grace MS, Lynch BM, Dillon F, Barr, ELM, Owen N, Dunstan DW. Joint Associations of Smoking and Television Viewing Time on Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality. International Journal of Cancer. (accepted for publication 14 December 2016)
  • Dempsey PC, Blankenship JM, Larsen RN, Sacre JW, Sethi, P, Straznicky NE, Cohen ND, Cerin E, Lambert GW, Owen N, Kingwell BA, Dunstan DW. Interrupting prolonged sitting in type 2 diabetes: nocturnal persistence of improved glycaemic control. Diabetologia. (published online 9 Dec 2016).
  • Dempsey PC, Sacre JW, Larsen RN, Straznicky NE, Sethi P, Cohen ND, Cerina E, Lambert GW, Owen N, Kingwell B, Dunstan DW. Interrupting prolonged sitting with brief bouts of light walking or simple resistance activities reduces resting blood pressure and plasma noradrenaline in type 2 diabetes. Journal of Hypertension. (accepted for publication 14 August 2016)
  • Bergouignan A, Latouche C, Heywood S, Grace M, Reddy-Luthmoodoo M, Natoli A, Owen N, Dunstan DW, Kingwell B. Frequent interruptions of sedentary time modulates contraction- and insulin-stimulated glucose uptake pathways in muscle: Ancillary analysis from randomized clinical trials. Scientific Reports. (accepted for publication 27 July 2016).
  • Ekelund U, Steene-Johannessen J, Brown WJ, Wang Fagerland M, Owen N, Powell KE, Bauman A, I-Min Lee. Does physical activity attenuate, or even eliminate the detrimental association of sitting time with mortality? A harmonised meta-analysis of data from more than one million men and women. The Lancet (accepted for publication 5 April 2016).
  • Dempsey PC, Larsen RN, Sethi P, Sacre JW, Straznicky NE, Cohen ND, Cerin E, Lambert GW, Owen N, Kingwell BA, Dunstan DW. Benefits for Type 2 diabetes of interrupting prolonged sitting with brief bouts of light walking or simple resistance exercises. Diabetes Care. (accepted for publication 13 March 2016).
  • Dempsey PC, Owen N, Yates TE, Kingwell BA, Dunstan DW. Sitting Less and Moving More: Improved Glycaemic Control for Type 2 Diabetes Prevention and Management. Curr Diab Rep. 2016; 16(11):1-15
  • Wennberg P, Boraxbekk CJ, Wheeler M, Howard B, Dempsey PC, Lambert G, Eikelis N, Larsen R, Sethi P, Occleston J, Hernestål-Boman J, Ellis KA, Owen N, Dunstan DW. Acute effects of breaking up prolonged sitting on fatigue and cognition: a pilot study. BMJ Open. 2016; 6(2).
  • Biddle SJH, Bennie JA, Bauman E, Chau JY, Dunstan D, Owen N, Stamatakis E, Van Uffelen JGZ. Too much sitting and all-cause mortality: is there a causal link? BMC Public Health. 2016; 16: 635.
  • Shibata A, Oka K, Sugiyama T, Salmon J, Dunstan DW, Owen N. Physical activity, television viewing time and 12 year changes in waist circumference. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 2016; 48(4): 633-640.
  • Hallgren M, Nakitanda OA, Herring MP, Ekblom O, Owen N, Dunstan DW, Helgadottir B, Forsell Y. Habitual physical activity levels predict treatment outcomes in depressed adults: a prospective cohort study. Preventive Medicine. 2016; 88: 53–58.
  • Sugiyama T, Wijndaele K, Koohsari MJ, Tanamas SK, Dunstan DW, Owen, N. Adverse associations of car time with markers of cardio-metabolic risk. Preventive Medicine. 2016; 83: 26-30.
  • Howard B, Winkler E, Sethi P, Carson V, Ridgers ND, Salmon J, Healy GN, Owen N, Dunstan DW. Associations of low and high intensity light activity with cardiometabolic biomarkers. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2015;47(10):2093-101
  • Healy GN, Winkler EAH, Owen N, Anuradha S, Dunstan DW. Replacing sitting time with standing or stepping: associations with cardio-metabolic risk biomarkers. European Heart Journal. 2015; 36(39): 2643-2649.
  • Larsen RN, Kingwell BK, Robinson C, Hammond L, Cerin E, Shaw J, Owen N, Salmon J, Healy G, Zimmet P, Hamilton MT, Dunstan DW. Breaking up of prolonged sitting over three days sustains, but does not enhance, lowering of postprandial plasma glucose and insulin in overweight and obese adults. Clinical Science. 2015; 129(2):117-27.
  • Howard BJ, Balkau B, Thorp AA, Magliano DJ, Shaw JE, Owen N, Dunstan DW. Associations of overall sitting time and TV viewing time with fibrinogen and C reactive protein: The AusDiab study. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2015; 49(4): 255-8.
  • Sardinha LB, Santos DA, Silva AM, Baptista F, Owen N. Breaking-up sedentary time is associated with physical function in older adults. Journal of Gerontology. 2015; 70(1): 119-24.
  • Buman MP, Winkler EAH, Kurka JM, Hekler EB, Baldwin CM, Owen N, Ainsworth BE, Healy GN, Gardiner PA. Reallocating time to sleep, sedentary behaviors, or active behaviors: associations with cardiovascular disease risk biomarkers, NHANES 2005-2006. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2014; 179(3): 323-34.
  • Dempsey P, Howard BJ, Lynch BM, Owen N, Dunstan DW. Associations of television viewing time with adults' wellbeing and vitality. Preventive Medicine. 2014; 69: 69-74.
  • Dempsey PC, Owen N, Biddle SJ, Dunstan DW. Managing sedentary behavior to reduce the risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Current Diabetes Reports. 2014; 14(9): 522.
  • Kikuchi H, Inoue S, Sugiyama T, Owen N, Oka K, Nakaya T, Shimomitsu T. Distinct associations of different sedentary behaviors with health-related attributes among older adults. Preventive Medicine. 2014; 67: 335-9.

MEASUREMENT

  • Reid N, Daly RM, Winkler EAH, Gardiner PA, Eakin EG, Owen N, Dunstan DW, Healy GN. Associations of monitor-assessed activity with performance-based physical function. PLOS one (accepted for publication 6 March 2016).
  • Koohsari MJ, Owen N, Cerin E, Giles-Corti B, Sugiyama T. Walkability and walking for transport: characterizing the built environment using Space Syntax. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 2016; 11(1).
  • Winkler EA, Bodicoat DH, Healy GN, Bakrania K, Yates T, Owen N, Dunstan DW, Edwardson CL. Identifying adults' valid waking wear time by automated estimation in activPAL data collected with a 24 hour wear protocol. Physiological Measurement. 2016; 37: 1653-1668
  • Chastin S, De Craemer M, Lien N, Bernaards C, Buck C, Oppert JM, Nazare JA, Lakerveld J, O’Donoghue G, Holdsworth M, Owen N, Brug J, Cardon G. The SOS-Framework (Systems of Sedentary behaviours): An international transdisciplinary consensus framework for the study of determinants, research priorities and policy on sedentary behaviour across the life course: a DEDIPAC-Study. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 2016; 13:83.
  • Cerin E, Oyeyemi A, Owen N, Mitas J, Toftager M, Conway T. Correlates of agreement between accelerometry and self-reported physical activity. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 2016; 48(6): 1075-1084.
  • Xu F, Leslie E, Wang Z, Zhou H, Owen N. Test–retest reliability of the Physical Activity Neighborhood Environment Scale among school students in China. Public Health 2016; 130: 91-4.
  • Van Cauwenberg J, Van Holle V, De Bourdeaudhuij I, Owen N, Deforche B. Diurnal patterns and correlates of older adults’ sedentary behavior. PLOS One. 2015; 10(8).
  • Clark B, Lynch BM, Winkler E, Gardiner PA, Healy G, Dunstan DW & Owen N. Validity of a multi-context sitting questionnaire across demographically diverse population groups: AusDiab3. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 2015; 12(148).
  • Chastin S, Winkler E, Eakin E, Gardiner P, Dunstan DW, Owen N, Healy G. Sensitivity to change of objectively-derived measures of sedentary behaviour. Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science. 2015; 19(3): 138-147.

TRANSLATION

  • Kikuchi H, Inoue S, Fukushima N, Takamiya T, Odagiri Y, Ohya Y, Amagasa S, Oka K, Owen, N.  Social participation among older adults not engaged in full- or part-time work is associated with more physical activity and less sedentary time.  Geriatr Gerontol Int (accepted for publication 7 Dec 2016)
  • Liao Y, Sugiyama T, Shibata A, Ishii K, Inoue S, Koohsari M, Owen N, Oka K. Associations of perceived and objectively-measured neighborhood environment attributes with leisure-time sitting for transport. Journal of Physical Activity & Health.(accepted for publication 11 August 2016).
  • Giles-Corti B, Vernez Moudon A, Reis R, Turrell G, Dannenberg AL, Badland H, Foster S, Lowe M,  Sallis JF, Stevenson M, Owen N. City planning and population health: a global challenge. The Lancet. (published online 23 September 2016).
  • Rohm Young D, Hivert MF, Alhassan S, Camhi SM, Ferguson JF,Katzmarzyk P.T, Lewis C.E, Owen N, Perry CK, Siddique J, Yong CM. American Heart Association Position Statement: Sedentary behavior and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality: the state of the science. Circulation 2016; 134(13)
  • Mabry R, Koohsari MJ, Bull F, Owen N. A systematic review of physical activity and sedentary behaviour in the oil-producing countries of the arabian peninsula. BMC Public Health. 2016; 16: 1003.
  • Mabry R, Morsi M, Al-Lawati J, Owen N. Descriptive epidemiology of physical activity among Omani adults, The Oman World Health Survey, 2008. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal. 2016; 22(2): 103-115.
  • Sallis JF, Cerin E, Conway TL, Adams MA, Frank LD, Pratt M, Salvo D, Schipperijn J, Smith G, Cain KL, Davey R, Kerr J, Lai P-C, Mitas J, Reis R, Sarmiento OL, Schofield G, Troelsen J, Van Dyck D, De Bourdeaudhuij I, Owen N. Urban environments in 14 cities worldwide are related to physical activity. The Lancet. 2016; 387(10034): 2207-2217.
  • Kerr J, Emond J.A, Badland H, Reis R, Sarmiento O, Carlson J, Sallis J.F, Cerin E, Cain K, Conway T, Schofield G, Macfarlane D, Christiansen L, Van Dyck D, Davey R, Aguinaga-Ontoso I, Salvo D, Sugiyama T, Owen N, Mitáš J, Natarajan L. Perceived neighborhood environmental attributes associated with walking and cycling for transport among adult residents of 17 Cities in 12 countries:The IPEN Study. Environmental Health Perspectives. 2016;1241(31):290-8.
  • Koohsari M., Sugiyama T, Mavoa S, Villanueva K, Badland H, Giles-Corti B, Owen, N. Street network measures and adults walking for transport: Application of space syntax. Health & Place. 2016; 38: 89-95.
  • Minges K, Chao A, Irwin M, Owen N, Park C, Whittemore R, Salmon J. Classroom standing desks and sedentary behavior: A systematic review. 2015;137(2):e20153087.
  • Hadgraft NT, Lynch BM, Clark BK, Healy GN, Owen N and Dunstan DW. Excessive sitting at work and at home: Correlates of occupational sitting and TV viewing time in working adults. BMC Public Health. 2015; 15: 899.
  • Sparling PB, Howard BJ, Dunstan DW, Owen N. Recommendations for physical activity in older adults. British Medical Journal. 2015; 350: h100.
  • Van Dyck D, Cerin E, De Bourdeaudhuij I, Hinckson E, Reis RS, Davey R, Sarmiento OL, Mitas J, Troelsen J, MacFarlane D, Salvo D, Aguinaga-Ontoso I, Owen N, Cain KL, Sallis JF. International study of objectively measured physical activity and sedentary time with body mass index and obesity: IPEN adult study. International Journal of Obesity. 2015; 39: 199-207.
  • Rosenberg DE, Lee IM, Young DR, Prohaska TR, Owen N, Buchner DM. Novel strategies for sedentary behavior research. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2015;.47(6): 1311-1315.

INTERVENTIONS 

  • Hadgraft NT, Brackenridge CL, LaMontagne AD, Fjeldsoe BS, Lynch BM, Dunstan DW, Owen N, Healy GN, Lawler SP. Feasibility and acceptability of reducing workplace sitting time: A qualitative study with Australian office workers. BMC Public Health. 2016, 16:933. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-016-3611-y
  • Healy GN, Eakin EG, Owen N, LaMontagne AD, Moodie M, Winkler EAH, Fjeldsoe B, Wiesner G, Willenberg L, Dunstan DW. A cluster RCT to reduce office workers' sitting time: impact on activity outcomes. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2016; 48(9): 1787–1797.
  • Hadgraft N, Healy GN, Owen N, Winkler EA, Lynch BM, Sethi P, Eakin EG, Moodie M, LaMontagne AD, Wiesner G, Willenberg L, Dunstan DW. Office workers' objectively assessed total and prolonged sitting time: individual-level correlates and worksite variations. Preventive Medicine Reports. 2016; 4: 184-191.
  • De Cocker K, Veldeman C, De Bacquer D, Braeckman L, Owen N, Cardon G, De Bourdeaudhuij I. Acceptability and feasibility of potential intervention strategies for influencing sedentary time at work: focus group interviews in executives and employees. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 2015; 12(22).