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    • The descriptive epidemiology of accelerometer-measured physical activity in older adults 

      Berkemeyer, Katrin; Wijndaele, Katrien Lieve; White, Tom; Cooper, Andrew John; Luben, Robert; Westgate, Kathryn Louise; Griffin, Simon James et al. (2016-01-07)
    • The Descriptive Epidemiology of the Diurnal Profile of Bouts and Breaks in Sedentary Time in English Older Adults 

      Yerrakalva, Dharani; Cooper, Andrew John; Westgate, Kathryn Louise; Khaw, Kay-Tee; Wareham, Nicholas John; Brage, Soren; Griffin, Simon James et al. (OUP, 2017-08-08)
      Background: High sedentary time is associated with adverse metabolic health outcomes and mortality in older adults. It has been suggested that breaking up sedentary time may be beneficial for metabolic health; however, ...
    • Does neighborhood fast-food outlet exposure amplify inequalities in diet and obesity? A cross-sectional study 

      Burgoine, Thomas Harvey; Forouhi, Nita Gandhi; Griffin, Simon James; Brage, Soren; Wareham, Nicholas John; Monsivais, Pablo (2016-05-11)
    • Does the importance of dietary costs for fruit and vegetable intake vary by socioeconomic position? 

      Mackenbach, Joreintje Dingena; Brage, Soren; Forouhi, Nita Gandhi; Griffin, Simon James; Wareham, Nicholas John; Monsivais, Pablo (2015-09-10)
    • Estimation of free-living energy expenditure by heart rate and movement sensing: A doubly-labelled water study 

      Brage, Soren; Westgate, Kathryn Louise; Franks, Paul W; Stegle, Oliver; Wright, Antony; Ekelund, Ulf Mikael; Wareham, Nicholas John (2015-09-08)
    • Estimation of Physical Activity Energy Expenditure during Free-Living from Wrist Accelerometry in UK Adults. 

      White, Tom; Westgate, Kathryn Louise; Wareham, Nicholas John; Brage, Soren (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2016-01)
    • Frequency and duration of physical activity bouts in school-aged children: A comparison within and between days 

      Brooke, HL; Atkin, Andrew James; Corder, Kirsten Liane; Brage, Soren; van, Esther Maria (Elsevier, 2016-12-01)
      Understanding how physical activity (PA) patterns vary within and between days may guide PA promotion in young people. We aimed to 1) describe and compare the frequency (bouts/day) and duration (min/bout) of bouts of ...
    • Genome-wide physical activity interactions in adiposity - A meta-analysis of 200,452 adults. 

      Graff, Mariaelisa; Scott, Robert A; Justice, Anne E; Young, Kristin L; Feitosa, Mary F; Barata, Llilda; Winkler, Thomas W et al. (2017-04-27)
    • Home and Work Physical Activity Environments: Associations with Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Physical Activity Level in French Women 

      Oppert, J-M; Charles, M-A; Charreire, H; Menai, M; De, Bourdeaudhuij I; Brage, Soren; de, Lauzon-Guillain B et al. (MDPI, 2016-08-15)
      The influence of the physical activity environment in the home and at work on cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and objectively-measured physical activity has not been extensively studied. We recruited 147 women with a (mean ...
    • The impact of health behaviours on incident cardiovascular disease in Europeans and South Asians – a prospective analysis in the UK SABRE study 

      Eriksen, Anne; Tillin, Therese; O’Connor, Laura; Brage, Soren; Hughes, Alun; Mayet, Jamil; McKeigue, Paul et al. (2015-03-02)
    • Impact of sit-stand desks at work on energy expenditure and sedentary time: protocol for a feasibility study 

      Mantzari, Eleni; Wijndaele, Katrien; Brage, Soren; Griffin, Simon J.; Marteau, Theresa M. (BioMed Central, 2016-07-18)
      ${\bf Background:}$ Prolonged sitting, an independent risk factor for disease development and premature mortality, is increasing in prevalence in high- and middle-income countries, with no signs of abating. Adults in such ...
    • Impact of sit-stand desks at work on energy expenditure and sedentary time: protocol for a feasibility study. 

      Mantzari, Eleni; Wijndaele, Katrien Lieve; Brage, Soren; Griffin, Simon James; Marteau, Theresa (BioMed Central, 2016-07-18)
      BACKGROUND: Prolonged sitting, an independent risk factor for disease development and premature mortality, is increasing in prevalence in high- and middle-income countries, with no signs of abating. Adults in such countries ...
    • Independent and joint associations of grip strength and adiposity with all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality in 403,199 adults: the UK Biobank study. 

      Kim, Youngwon; Wijndaele, Katrien; Lee, Duck-Chul; Sharp, Stephen J; Wareham, Nicholas John; Brage, Soren (American Society for Clinical Nutrition, Inc., 2017-09)
    • Large Scale Population Assessment of Physical Activity Using Wrist Worn Accelerometers: The UK Biobank Study 

      Doherty, A; Jackson, D; Hammerla, N; Plötz, T; Olivier, P; Granat, MH; White, Tom et al. (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017-02-01)
      BACKGROUND: Physical activity has not been objectively measured in prospective cohorts with sufficiently large numbers to reliably detect associations with multiple health outcomes. Technological advances now make this ...
    • Large-scale GWAS identifies multiple loci for hand grip strength providing biological insights into muscular fitness 

      Willems, SM; Wright, Daniel; Day, Felix Ranulf; Trajanoska, K; Joshi, PK; Morris, JA; Matteini, AM et al. (Nature Publishing Group, 2017-07-12)
      Hand grip strength is a widely used proxy of muscular fitness, a marker of frailty, and predictor of a range of morbidities and all-cause mortality. To investigate the genetic determinants of variation in grip strength, ...
    • Level and intensity of objectively assessed physical activity among pregnant women from urban Ethiopia 

      Hjorth, Mads F; Kloster, Stine; Girma, Tsinuel; Faurholt-Jepsen, Daniel; Andersen, Gregers; Kæstel, Pernille; Brage, Soren et al. (2012-12-17)
    • Long-term physical activity: an exogenous risk factor for sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis? 

      Harwood, Ceryl A; Westgate, Kathryn Louise; Gunstone, Sue; Brage, Soren; Wareham, Nicholas John; McDermott, Christopher J; Shaw, Pamela J (2016-03-21)
    • Magnitude and determinants of change in objectively-measured physical activity, sedentary time and sleep duration from ages 15 to 17.5y in UK adolescents: the ROOTS study 

      Collings, Paul J; Wijndaele, Katrien Lieve; Corder, Kirsten Liane; Westgate, Kathryn Louise; Ridgway, Charlotte; Sharp, Stephen John; Dunn, Valerie Jane et al. (2015-05-14)
    • Mechanical and free living comparisons of four generations of the Actigraph activity monitor 

      Ried-Larsen, Mathias; Brønd, Jan C; Brage, Soren; Hansen, Bjørge H; Grydeland, May; Andersen, Lars B; Møller, Niels C (2012-09-12)
    • Mediation and modification of genetic susceptibility to obesity by eating behaviors. 

      de Lauzon-Guillain, Blandine; Clifton, Emma; Day, Felix Ranulf; Clément, Karine; Brage, Soren; Forouhi, Nita Gandhi; Griffin, Simon James et al. (American Society for Clinical Nutrition, Inc., 2017-10)
      $\textbf{}$Background: Many genetic variants show highly robust associations with body mass index (BMI). However, the mechanisms through which genetic susceptibility to obesity operates are not well understood. Potentially ...