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Publications on Mobility and Physical Activity

Physical Activity

Note: Some of the articles listed below are duplicated across categories.

Publications on Mobility

Huang DL, Rosenberg DE, Simonovich SD, Belza B. Food Access Patterns and Barriers among Midlife and Older Adults with Mobility Disabilities. Journal of Aging Research. 2012:231489

Frost S, Goins RT, Hunter R, Hooker S, Bryant L, Kruger J, et al. Effects of the Built Environment on Physical Activity of Adults living in Rural Settings: A Review of the Literature. Am J Health Promot. 2010. Abstract.

Kochtitzky CS, Freeland AL, Yen IH. Ensuring mobility-supporting environments for an aging population: critical actors and collaborations. J Aging Res (Special Issue) Mobility and Aging: Transference to Transportation. 2011. Abstract.

Prohaska TR, Belza B, Hooker SP, Hughes SL, Anderson LA, Healthy Aging Research Network (editors). (Special Issue) Mobility and Aging: Transference to Transportation. J Aging Res. 2011 August.

Prohaska TR, Anderson LA, Hooker SP, Hughes SL, Belza B. Mobility and aging: transference to transportation. J Aging Res (Special Issue) Editorial. Mobility and Aging: Transference to Transportation. 2011. Abstract.

Satariano WA, Guralnik JM, Jackson RJ, Marottoli RA, Phelan EA, Prohaska TR. Mobility and Aging: New Directions for Public Health Action. AJPH 2011 (in press).

Satariano WA, Ivey SL, Kurtovich K, Kealey M, Hubbard AE, Bayles CM, Bryant LL, Hunter RH, Prohaska TR. Lower-body function, neighborhoods, and walking in an older population. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2010;38:419-428

Publications on Physical Activity

Belza B, Shumway-Cook A, Phelan E, Williams B, Snyder S, LoGerfo J. The effects of a community-based exercise program on function and health in older adults: The EnhanceFitness Program. Journal of Applied Gerontology 2006;25(4):291-306.

Hughes SL, Leith KH, Marquez DX, Moni G, Nguyen HQ, Desai P, Jones DL. Physical Activity and Older Adults: Expert Consensus for a New Research Agenda (an Editor's Choice article). Gerontologist. 2011 Nov 1.

Hughes SL, Williams B, Molina LC, Bayles C, Bryant LL, Harris JR, et al. Characteristics of Physical Activity Programs for Older Adults: Results of a Multisite Survey. Gerontologist 2005;45(5):667-675. PMID:16199402

Gemmill E, Bayles CM, McTigue K, Satariano W, Sharma R, Wilson JW. Factors Associated With Adherence to an Accelerometer Protocol in Older Adults. Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 2011. (8):1152 -1159.

Kruger J, Buchner DM, Prohaska TR. The Prescribed Amounts of Physical Activity in Randomized Clinical Trials in Older Adults. The Gerontologist. 2009;49(Suppl 1):S12-S17.

Mullen SP, McAuley E, Satariano WA, Kealey M, Prohaska TR. Physical Activity and Functional Limitations in Older Adults: The Influence of Self-Efficacy and Functional Performance. The journals of gerontology Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences. 2012 Apr 3.

Logsdon RG, McCurry SM, Teri L. Making Physical Activity Accessible to Older Adults with Memory Loss: The RALLI Study. The Gerontologist. 2009;49(Suppl 1):S3-S11.

Prohaska T, Belansky E, Belza B, et al. Physical activity, public health, and aging: critical issues and research priorities. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. Sep 2006;61(5):S267-273. PMID:16960240

Prohaska T, Eisenstein A, Satariano W, Hunter R, Bayles C, Kurtovich E, et al. Walking and the Preservation of Cognitive Function in Older Populations. The Gerontologist. 2008;49(Suppl 1):S86-S93.

Snowden M, Steinman L, Mochan K, Grodstein F, Prohaska TR, Thurman DJ, et al. Effect of Exercise on Cognitive Performance in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Review of Intervention Trials and Recommendations for Public Health Practice and Research. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 Apr;59(4):704-16.

Wilcox S, Sharkey JR, Matthews AE, Laditka JN, Laditka SB, Logsdon RG, et al. Perceptions and Beliefs about the Role of Physical Activity and Nutrition on Brain Health in Older Adults. Gerontologist. 2009;49 (Suppl 1):S108-11.

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