Recent Submissions

  • AVID: The Anatomy Video and Imagery Diversity Project 

    Jamniczky, Heather; Anderson, Sarah; Andrews, Dave; Willetts, Lian (Cumming School of Medicine, Cell Biology & Anatomy, University of Calgary, University of Windsor, 2023-01-20)
    AVID is an Open Educational Resource that comprises a database of freely available original images and videos that properly showcase the range of human diversity and that are of sufficient detail and quality to support ...
  • Effects of Pharmacological Inhibitors of NADPH Oxidase on Myogenic Contractility and Evoked Vasoactive Responses in Rat Resistance Arteries 

    Kendrick, Dylan J; Mishra, Ramesh C; John, Cini Mathew; Zhu, Hai-Lei; Braun, Andrew P (Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, publishedVersion, 2021-01)
    Reactive oxygen species (ROS), such as superoxide anions and hydrogen peroxide, are reported to contribute to the dynamic regulation of contractility in various arterial preparations, however, the situation in pressurized, ...
  • Secondary Otalgia Outcomes in Patients Treated for Temporomandibular Disorder: A Scoping Review 

    Szalay-Anderson, Charmaine; Ramazani, Fatemeh; Chau, Justin (Cumming School of Medicine, Surgery, Other, University of Calgary, 2022-12-28)
    Ear pain, or otalgia, is one of the most common clinical presentations seen in primary care, emergency medicine, and Otolaryngology (Kozin et al. 2015). Otalgia is subdivided into two categories: primary and secondary ...
  • Characteristics of urban parks associated with park use and physical activity: a review of qualitative research 

    McCormack, Gavin R; Rock, Melanie; Toohey, Ann M; Hignell, Danica (Elsevier, Cumming School of Medicine, Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, https://www.elsevier.com/journals/health-and-place/1353-8292/open-access-options, acceptedVersion, 2010-07)
    Given that recent literature reviews on physical activity in urban parks deliberately excluded qualitative findings, we reviewed qualitative research on this topic informed by a published classification scheme based on ...
  • The relations between driving behavior, physical activity and weight status among Canadian adults 

    Swanson, Kenda C; McCormack, Gavin R (Human Kinetics Journals, Cumming School of Medicine, Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, https://journals.humankinetics.com/page/copyright/copyright-and-permissions, acceptedVersion, 2012-03)
    Background: Evidence regarding the relative contributions of physical activity (PA) and driving behavior on weight status is limited. This study examined the associations between driving and PA behavior and weight status ...
  • BMI-referenced cut-points for recommended daily pedometer-determined steps in Australian children and adolescents 

    McCormack, Gavin R; Rutherford, Jack; Giles-Corti, Billie; Tudor-Locke, Catrine; Bull, Fiona (Taylor & Francis, Cumming School of Medicine, Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, https://authorservices.taylorandfrancis.com/research-impact/sharing-versions-of-journal-articles/, acceptedVersion, 2011-06)
    The purpose of this study was to establish sex-specific criterion-referenced standards for pedometer-determined physical activity related to body mass index (BMI)-defined weight status among youth. We analyzed data from ...
  • Subpopulation differences in the association between neighborhood urban form and neighborhood-based physical activity 

    McCormack, Gavin R; Shiell, Alan; Doyle-Baker, Patricia K; Friedenreich, Christine M; Sandalack, Beverly A (Elsevier, Cumming School of Medicine, Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, https://www.elsevier.com/about/policies/sharing, acceptedVersion, 2014-07)
    This study investigated whether associations between the neighborhood built environment and neighborhood-based physical activity (PA) varied by sociodemographic and health-related characteristics. A random sample of adults ...
  • The relationship between cluster-analysis derived walkability and local recreational and transportation walking among Canadian adults 

    McCormack, Gavin R; Friedenreich, Christine; Sandalack, Beverly A; Giles-Corti, Billie; Doyle-Baker, Patricia K; Shiell, Alan (Elsevier, Cumming School of Medicine, Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, https://www.elsevier.com/about/policies/sharing, acceptedVersion, 2012-09)
    We investigated the association between objectively-assessed neighborhood walkability and local walking among adults. Two independent random cross-sectional samples of Calgary (Canada) residents were recruited. Neighborhood-based ...
  • Driving towards obesity: a systematized literature review on the association between motor vehicle travel time and distance and weight status in adults 

    McCormack, Gavin R; Virk, Jagdeep S (Elsevier, Cumming School of Medicine, Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, https://www.elsevier.com/about/policies/sharing, acceptedVersion, 2014-09)
    Background: Higher levels of sedentary behavior are associated with adverse health outcomes. Over-reliance on private motor vehicles for transportation is a potential contributor to the obesity epidemic. The objective of ...
  • Test–retest Reliability and Construct Validity of an Online and Paper Administered Physical Activity Neighborhood Environment Scale (PANES) 

    Frehlich, Levi; Blackstaffe, Anita; McCormack, Gavin R. (Taylor & Francis, Cumming School of Medicine, Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, https://authorservices.taylorandfrancis.com/research-impact/sharing-versions-of-journal-articles/, submittedVersion, 2019-07-09)
    Physical Activity Neighborhood Environment Scale (PANES) has been used internationally; however, PANES properties have not been assessed in all geographical contexts. Our objectives were to assess the reliability and ...

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