Category Archive for "Publications"

Barriers for academics to conduct D&I research

Jan 16 2020

Ineffective research-practice translation is a major challenge to population health improvement. This paper presents an international perspective on the barriers and facilitators associated with the uptake of and engagement in Dissemination and…

Effectiveness dynamic work intervention to reduce sitting time

Jan 10 2020

Prolonged sitting, which is highly prevalent in office workers, has been associated with several health risks. The aim of this study was to evaluate the Dynamic Work intervention by determining its effect…

Intervention Scalability Assessment Tool

Jan 03 2020

Promising health interventions tested in pilot studies will only achieve population-wide impact if they are implemented at scale across communities and health systems. Scaling up effective health interventions is vital as not…

Intervention mapping meets youth-led participatory action research

Dec 12 2019

Youth-led Participatory Action Research (YPAR) involves children throughout the process of developing and implementing interventions. Combining YPAR with a structural approach for designing and planning interventions, such as Intervention Mapping (IM), may…

Implementation of school-based physical activity in real-world settings: review

Dec 02 2019

Globally, many children fail to meet the World Health Organization’s physical activity and sedentary behaviour guidelines. Schools are an ideal setting to intervene, yet despite many interventions in this setting, success when…

Time trends in correlates of self-reported sitting time in European adults

Nov 12 2019

This study explores trends in the prevalence of high sitting time and its correlates among “high sitting” and “high sitting-least active” European adults from 2002 to 2017. Both groups have merit for…

Active transport to school in children: review and meta-analysis

Jun 07 2019

The systematic review investigated the effectiveness of active travel (AT) interventions on physical activity and fitness in primary school children. The review assessed intervention effectiveness, design, complexity, and study quality. Searches were…

Correlates of domain-specific sedentary time of adults in the Netherlands

Jun 03 2019

Relatively little is known about how total sedentary time is accumulated in different domains and if correlates of sedentary time differ across domains. Time use surveys present a unique opportunity to study…

Implementation science to reduce sport and exercise-related injury

Feb 28 2019

Although safety in sports and physical activity is an important prerequisite for continuing participation and maintenance of a healthy, physically active lifestyle, to date little effort has been placed upon moving evidence…

Dynamic Work: Study Protocol

Feb 13 2019

Large volumes of sitting time have been associated with multiple health risks. To reduce sitting time of office workers working for a Dutch insurance company, the Dynamic Work intervention was developed. The…