Research Output 2014 2019

2019

Are Neighborhood Environmental Attributes More Important for Older Than for Younger Adults' Walking? Testing Effect Modification by Age

Cole, R., Koohsari, M., Carver, A., Owen, N. & Sugiyama, T., 2019 Jun 1, In : Journal of aging and physical activity. 27, 3, p. 354-359 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Walking
Young Adult
Age Groups
Research

Associations of built environment attributes with bicycle use for transport

Koohsari, M., Cole, R., Oka, K., Shibata, A., Yasunaga, A., Hanibuchi, T., Owen, N. & Sugiyama, T., 2019 Jan 1, In : Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bicycles
bicycle
residential density
travel
Geographic information systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Associations of local-area walkability with disparities in residents' walking and car use

Sugiyama, T., Cole, R., Koohsari, M., Kynn, M., Sallis, J. F. & Owen, N., 2019 Mar 1, In : Preventive Medicine. 120, p. 126-130 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Walking
Queensland
Ownership
Population Density
Linear Models

Cognitive Function of Elderly Persons in Japanese Neighborhoods: The Role of Street Layout

Koohsari, M., Nakaya, T., McCormack, G. R., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Yasunaga, A. & Oka, K., 2019 Jan 1, In : American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and other Dementias.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cognition
Exercise
Geographic Mapping
Japan
Cognitive Dysfunction
Open Access
Exercise
Epidemiologic Studies
Public Health
Research Personnel
Light
1 Citation (Scopus)
Intra-Abdominal Fat
Abdominal Obesity
Waist Circumference
Sports
Exercise

Differences in transportation and leisure physical activity by neighborhood design controlling for residential choice

McCormack, G. R., Koohsari, M., Oka, K., Friedenreich, C. M., Blackstaffe, A., Alaniz, F. U. & Farkas, B., 2019 Jan 1, In : Journal of Sport and Health Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Leisure Activities
Exercise
Odds Ratio
Metabolic Equivalent
Social Class
Baseball
Waiting Lists
Randomized Controlled Trials
spectator
Executive Function

How Do Neighbourhood Definitions Influence the Associations between Built Environment and Physical Activity?

Mavoa, S., Bagheri, N., Koohsari, M., Kaczynski, A. T., Lamb, K. E., Oka, K., O'Sullivan, D. & Witten, K., 2019 Apr 28, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 16, 9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Walking
Buffers
Research Personnel
Recreation
Geographic Information Systems

Natural movement: A space syntax theory linking urban form and function with walking for transport

Koohsari, M., Oka, K., Owen, N. & Sugiyama, T., 2019 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Health and Place.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

syntax theory
walking
Walking
layout
syntax

Patterns of objectively assessed sedentary time and physical activity among Japanese workers: A cross-sectional observational study

Kurita, S., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Koohsari, M., Owen, N. & Oka, K., 2019 Feb 1, In : BMJ open. 9, 2, e021690.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Observational Studies
Cross-Sectional Studies
Exercise
Walking
Leisure Activities

Population density is beneficially associated with 12-year diabetes risk marker change among residents of lower socio-economic neighborhoods

Van Cauwenberg, J., Dunstan, D., Cerin, E., Koohsari, M., Sugiyama, T. & Owen, N., 2019 May 1, In : Health and Place. 57, p. 74-81 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

diabetes
population density
Population Density
chronic illness
Economics
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)
Japan
Research
Life Expectancy
Life Style
Population
6 Citations (Scopus)

Advantages of public green spaces in enhancing population health

Sugiyama, T., Carver, A., Koohsari, M. & Veitch, J., 2018 Oct 1, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 178, p. 12-17 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

physical activity
resource
health
green space
public
3 Citations (Scopus)

Are public open space attributes associated with walking and depression?

Koohsari, M., Badland, H., Mavoa, S., Villanueva, K., Francis, J., Hooper, P., Owen, N. & Giles-Corti, B., 2018 Apr 1, In : Cities. 74, p. 119-125 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public space
open space
walking
recreation
urban design
4 Citations (Scopus)

Associations of neighborhood environmental attributes with adults’ objectively-assessed sedentary time: IPEN adult multi-country study

Owen, N., Sugiyama, T., Koohsari, M., De Bourdeaudhuij, I., Hadgraft, N., Oyeyemi, A., Aguinaga-Ontoso, I., Mitáš, J., Troelsen, J., Davey, R., Schofield, G., Cain, K. L., Sarmiento, O. L., Reis, R., Salvo, D., Macfarlane, D. J., Sallis, J. F. & Cerin, E., 2018 Oct 1, In : Preventive Medicine. 115, p. 126-133 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esthetics
Walking
Safety
Crime
Hip
1 Citation (Scopus)

Associations of neighbourhood walkability indices with weight gain

Koohsari, M., Oka, K., Shibata, A., Liao, Y., Hanibuchi, T., Owen, N. & Sugiyama, T., 2018 Apr 3, In : International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 15, 1, 33.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Gain
Weights and Measures
Censuses
Geographic Information Systems
Adiposity
1 Citation (Scopus)

Associations of total amount and patterns of objectively measured sedentary behavior with performance-based physical function

Liao, Y., Hsu, H. H., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Koohsari, M. & Oka, K., 2018 Dec 1, In : Preventive Medicine Reports. 12, p. 128-134 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hand Strength
Walking
Linear Models
Independent Living
Causality

Can neighborhood design support walking? Cross-sectional and prospective findings from Japan

Liao, Y., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Koohsari, M., Inoue, S. & Oka, K., 2018 Dec 1, In : Journal of Transport and Health. 11, p. 73-79 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geographic information systems
Walking
public transportation
Geographical Information System
Japan
1 Citation (Scopus)
Japan
Geographic Information Systems
Leisure Activities
Television
Internet
2 Citations (Scopus)
Light
Geriatrics
Japan
Cross-Sectional Studies

Ice slurry ingestion during break times attenuates the increase of core temperature in a simulation of physical demand of match-play tennis in the heat

Naito, T., Sagayama, H., Akazawa, N., Haramura, M., Tasaki, M. & Takahashi, H., 2018 Oct 2, In : Temperature. 5, 4, p. 371-379 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tennis
Ice
Eating
Hot Temperature
Temperature

Intracellular-to-total water ratio explains the variability of muscle strength dependence on the size of the lower leg in the elderly

Yoshida, T., Yamada, Y., Tanaka, F., Yamagishi, T., Shibata, S. & Kawakami, Y., 2018 Nov 1, In : Experimental Gerontology. 113, p. 120-127 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Muscle Strength
Muscle
Leg
Water
Dielectric Spectroscopy
2 Citations (Scopus)

Local food environments, suburban development, and BMI: A mixed methods study

Murphy, M., Badland, H., Jordan, H., Koohsari, M. & Giles-Corti, B., 2018 Jul 2, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 15, 7, 1392.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Body Mass Index
Food
City Planning
Health
Urban Renewal
1 Citation (Scopus)

Physical activity environment and Japanese adults’ body mass index

Koohsari, M., Kaczynski, A. T., Hanibuchi, T., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Yasunaga, A., Nakaya, T. & Oka, K., 2018 Apr 1, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 15, 4, 596.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Mass Index
Exercise
Weights and Measures
Japan
Geographic Information Systems
4 Citations (Scopus)

Prospective Associations of Local Destinations and Routes with Middle-to-Older Aged Adults' Walking

Sugiyama, T., Cerin, E., Mridha, M., Koohsari, M. & Owen, N., 2018 Jan 18, In : Gerontologist. 58, 1, p. 121-129 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Walking
Recreation
Environmental Policy
Independent Living
Research Design

Riding posture affects quadriceps femoris oxygenation during an incremental cycle exercise in cycle-based athletes

Saito, A., Goda, M., Yamagishi, T. & Kawakami, Y., 2018 Aug 1, In : Physiological Reports. 6, 16, e13832.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quadriceps Muscle
Posture
Athletes
Exercise
Near-Infrared Spectroscopy

Urban design and Japanese older adults’ depressive symptoms

Koohsari, M., McCormack, G. R., Nakaya, T., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Yasunaga, A., Hanibuchi, T. & Oka, K., 2018 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Cities.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban design
gender
physical activity
mental health
population density
6 Citations (Scopus)

Validity of Walk Score® as a measure of neighborhood walkability in Japan

Koohsari, M., Sugiyama, T., Hanibuchi, T., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Liao, Y. & Oka, K., 2018 Mar 1, In : Preventive Medicine Reports. 9, p. 114-117 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Japan
Urban Health
Geographic Information Systems
Walking
Canada

Walkable Urban Design Attributes and Japanese Older Adults’ Body Mass Index: Mediation Effects of Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior

Koohsari, M., Kaczynski, A. T., Nakaya, T., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Yasunaga, A., Stowe, E. W., Hanibuchi, T. & Oka, K., 2018 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Health Promotion.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mediation
Body Mass Index
population density
Population Density
Environmental Policy
2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Associations of Neighborhood Environmental Attributes with Walking in Japan: Moderating Effects of Area-Level Socioeconomic Status

Koohsari, M., Hanibuchi, T., Nakaya, T., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Liao, Y., Oka, K. & Sugiyama, T., 2017 Sep 12, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Urban Health. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Class
Walking
social status
Japan
Exercise
4 Citations (Scopus)

Associations of sedentary behavior and physical activity with older adults' physical function: an isotemporal substitution approach

Yasunaga, A., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Koohsari, M., Inoue, S., Sugiyama, T., Owen, N. & Oka, K., 2017 Dec 6, In : BMC Geriatrics. 17, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hand Strength
Light
Linear Models
7 Citations (Scopus)

Associations of street layout with walking and sedentary behaviors in an urban and a rural area of Japan

Koohsari, M., Sugiyama, T., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Liao, Y., Hanibuchi, T., Owen, N. & Oka, K., 2017 May 1, In : Health and Place. 45, p. 64-69 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

walking
layout
Walking
rural area
Japan
14 Citations (Scopus)

Built environmental factors and adults' travel behaviors: Role of street layout and local destinations

Koohsari, M., Owen, N., Cole, R., Mavoa, S., Oka, K., Hanibuchi, T. & Sugiyama, T., 2017 Mar 1, In : Preventive Medicine. 96, p. 124-128 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Walking
Queensland
Logistic Models
2 Citations (Scopus)

Designing for dissemination in chronic disease prevention and management

Owen, N., Goode, A., Sugiyama, T., Koohsari, M., Healy, G., Fjeldsoe, B. & Eakin, E., 2017 Jan 1, Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health: Translating Science to Practice, Second Edition. Oxford University Press, p. 107-120 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Disease Management
Chronic Disease
Research
Environmental Policy
Active Biological Transport
8 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of reduced-volume of sprint interval training and the time course of physiological and performance adaptations

Yamagishi, T. & Babraj, J., 2017 Dec 1, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. 27, 12, p. 1662-1672 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physiological Adaptation
High-Intensity Interval Training
Oxygen
Education
Control Groups
7 Citations (Scopus)

Positive association between physical activity and PER3 expression in older adults

Takahashi, M., Haraguchi, A., Tahara, Y., Aoki, N., Fukazawa, M., Tanisawa, K., Ito, T., Nakaoka, T., Higuchi, M. & Shibata, S., 2017 Jan 3, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 39771.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Circadian Clocks
Exercise
Hair Follicle
Meals
Lunch
5 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and correlates of walkable short car trips: A cross-sectional multilevel analysis

Cole, R., Turrell, G., Koohsari, M., Owen, N. & Sugiyama, T., 2017 Mar 1, In : Journal of Transport and Health. 4, p. 73-80 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multilevel Analysis
multi-level analysis
Walking
Railroad cars
Cross-Sectional Studies
17 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between quadriceps echo intensity and functional and morphological characteristics in older men and women

Akima, H., Yoshiko, A., Tomita, A., Ando, R., Saito, A., Ogawa, M., Kondo, S. & Tanaka, N. I., 2017 May 1, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 70, p. 105-111 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quadriceps Muscle
Muscles
regression analysis
Sarcopenia
Adipose Tissue
8 Citations (Scopus)

Supermarket access, transport mode and BMI: The potential for urban design and planning policy across socio-economic areas

Murphy, M., Koohsari, M., Badland, H. & Giles-Corti, B., 2017 Dec 1, In : Public Health Nutrition. 20, 18, p. 3304-3315 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

City Planning
Vulnerable Populations
Economics
Local Government
Geographic Information Systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Visceral fat area is a strong predictor of leukocyte cell-derived chemotaxin 2, a potential biomarker of dyslipidemia

Tanisawa, K., Taniguchi, H., Sun, X., Ito, T., Kawakami, R., Sakamoto, S. & Higuchi, M., 2017 Mar 1, In : PLoS One. 12, 3, e0173310.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

visceral fat
chemoattractants
Intra-Abdominal Fat
Chemotactic Factors
Biomarkers
3 Citations (Scopus)

Walk Score® and Japanese adults' physically-active and sedentary behaviors

Koohsari, M., Sugiyama, T., Shibata, A., Ishii, K., Hanibuchi, T., Liao, Y., Owen, N. & Oka, K., 2017 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Cities.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

walking
commuting
automobile
Japan
resident
2016
13 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of physical activity and sedentary behaviour research in the oil-producing countries of the Arabian Peninsula

Mabry, R., Koohsari, M., Bull, F. & Owen, N., 2016 Sep 21, In : BMC Public Health. 16, 1, 1003.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Oils
Exercise
Research
Leisure Activities
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cooperative coaching: Benefits to students in extracurricular school sports

Aoyagi, K., Ishii, K., Shibata, A., Arai, H., Fukamachi, H. & Oka, K., 2016 Sep 1, In : Journal of Physical Education and Sport. 16, 3, p. 806-815 10 p., 128.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sports
Students
Mentoring
Atmosphere
Office Management
1 Citation (Scopus)
Recommended Dietary Allowances
Nutrition Assessment
Micronutrients
Food
Diet
2 Citations (Scopus)
Quadriceps Muscle
Advisory Committees
Vibration
Knee
Muscles
14 Citations (Scopus)

Vitamin D supplementation reduces insulin resistance in Japanese adults: a secondary analysis of a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial

Sun, X., Cao, Z. B., Tanisawa, K., Ito, T., Oshima, S. & Higuchi, M., 2016 Oct 1, In : Nutrition Research. 36, 10, p. 1121-1129 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vitamin D
Insulin Resistance
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
Glucose
14 Citations (Scopus)

Walkability and walking for transport: Characterizing the built environment using space syntax

Koohsari, M., Owen, N., Cerin, E., Giles-Corti, B. & Sugiyama, T., 2016 Nov 24, In : International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 13, 1, 121.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Walking
Censuses
Geographic Information Systems
Population Density
Linear Models
2015
15 Citations (Scopus)

As sociations between the serum 25(OH)D concentration and lipid profiles in Japanese men

Sun, X., Cao, Z. B., Tanisawa, K., Ito, T., Oshima, S., Ishimi, Y., Tabata, I. & Higuchi, M., 2015, In : Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis. 22, 4, p. 355-362 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apolipoproteins B
Apolipoprotein A-I
Lipids
LDL Cholesterol
HDL Cholesterol
2 Citations (Scopus)

Neuromuscular activation of the vastus intermedius muscle during isometric hip flexion

Saito, A. & Akima, H., 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 10, e0141146.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quadriceps Muscle
hips
Electromyography
Muscle
Hip