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Barbara Ainsworth

Regents Professor, Nutrition and Health Promotion

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Education

  • MPH - University of Minnesota, MN, 1989
    Specialization in Epidemiology
  • PhD - University of Minnesota, MN, 1987
    Specialization in Exercise Physiology
  • MA - University of Minnesota, MN, 1975
    Specialization in Education
  • BA - Fresno State University, CA, 1974
    Specialization in Physical Education

Research Interests

Physical Activity Epidemiology, Surveillance of Physical Activity, PA in Women, Environmental Supports for Physical Activity

Research Publications

  • Pettee, K K (Author) ,Tudor-Locke, C (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Field Assessment Of Physical Activity And Energy Expenditure among Athletes. Nutritional Assessment of Athletes (2007).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, D Jones, C Macera. Comparison of the IPAQ and BRFSS Physical Activity Questionnaires: NPAWLS 2002. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2006).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, L Adair, S Du, B Popkin. Comparison of Physical Activity and Inactivity Patterns in Chinese and Filipino Youth. Child: Care, Health and Development (2006).
  • H Blanck, M Serdula, D Jones, P Sharpe, Barbara Ainsworth. Use of Low Carbohydrate, Higher Protein Diets among Americans. Medscape General Medicine (2006).
  • J Reed, Barbara Ainsworth, D Wilson. Relationship between Neighborhood Sidewalks, Physical Activity and Walking Behaviors. J Phys Act & Health (2006).
  • M Yore, H Bowles, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera, H Kohl. Single- Versus Multiple-Item Questions on Occupational Physical Activity. J Phys Act Health (2006).
  • P Sharpe, M Granner, J Conway, Barbara Ainsworth, J Dobre. Availability of Weight Loss Supplements in a Southeastern City: Results of an Audit of Store Shelves. J Am Dietetic Assoc (2006).
  • S Dolan, D Williams, C Moore, Barbara Ainsworth, J Shaw. Development and Reproducibility of the Bone Loading History Questionnaire. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2006).
  • S Griffin, D Wilson, J Buck, S Wilcox, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Influences in a Disadvantaged African American Community and the Community's Proposed Solutions. Health Promotion Practice (2006).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) ,Coleman, K (Author) . Physical Activity Measurement. Cancer Prevention and Management through Exercise and Weight Control (2006).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) ,LaMonte, M J (Author) ,Reis, J (Author) . Measuring Physical Activity. Measurement and Evaluation (2006).
  • Barbara Ainsworth. Movement, Mobility and Public Health. Quest (2005).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, C Tudor-Locke. Health and Physical Activity Research. RQES (2005).
  • C Macera, S Ham, M Yore, D Jones, C Kimsey, L Neff, H Kohl, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Prevalence in the United States: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2001. Prev Chronic Dis (2005).
  • C Matthews, Barbara Ainsworth, G Willis, C Hanby, R Pate, C Addy, P Freedson, D Jones, C Macera. Development and Testing of a Short Physical Activity Surveillance Instrument. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2005).
  • C Tudor-Locke, L Burkett, J Reis, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera, D Wilson. How Many Days of Pedometer Monitoring Predict Weekly Physical Activity?. Prev Med (2005).
  • E Fallon, S Wilcox, Barbara Ainsworth. Correlates of Self Efficacy for Physical Activity in African American Women. Women, Health, Gender Based Med (2005).
  • J Bates, M Serdula, L Kettle Kahn, D Jones, C Gillespie, Barbara Ainsworth. Comparing the Prevalence of Walking Using a Recreational and Total Walking Question: Should Every Step Count?. Am J Prev Med (2005).
  • J Reis, K DuBose, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera, M Yore. Reliability and Validity of the Occupational Physical Activity Questionnaire. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2005).
  • J Sirard, Barbara Ainsworth, K McIver, R Pate. Am J Public Health Prevalence of Active Commuting at Urban and Suburban Elementary Schools in Columbia, SC. Am J Public Health (2005).
  • J Zhang, R McKeown, J Hussey, S Thompson, J Woods, Barbara Ainsworth. Low HDL Cholesterol Is Associated with Suicide Attempt among Young Healthy Women: The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. J Affect Disord (2005).
  • M LaMonte, Barbara Ainsworth, J Durstine. Influence of Cardiorespiratory Fitness on the Association between C-Reactive Protein and the Metabolic Syndrome Prevalence in Racially Diverse Women. J Women's Health (2005).
  • M Yore, S Ham, D Jones, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth. Occupational Physical Activity: Reliability and Comparison of Activity Levels. J Phys Act Health (2005).
  • P Dubbert, T Carithers, Barbara Ainsworth, H Taylor, G Wilson, S Wyatt. Physical Activity Assessment Methods in the Jackson Heart Study. Ethn Dis (2005).
  • S Hooker, D Wilson, S Griffin, Barbara Ainsworth. Social and Safety Related Environmental Perceptions for Physical Activity in African American and White Adults. Prev Chronic Dis (2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Advice on Graduate Student Mentoring. ACSM Offers Advise for Graduate Students (2005).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) ,Levy, S S (Author) . Assessment of Health-Enhancing Physical Activity-Methodological Issues. Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (2005).
  • Sharpe, P, Conway, J, Ainsworth, Barbara. Findings of a Store Audit for Complimentary and Alternative Weight Loss Products. (2005).
  • C Addy, Barbara Ainsworth, K Kirtland, D Wilson, P Sharpe, J Williams, L Neff, D Kimsey. Association of Social and Physical Environmental Supports for Physical Activity and Walking Behaviors. Am J Public Health (2004).
  • C Tudor-Locke, D Bassett, A Swartz, S Strath, B Parr, J Reis, K DuBose, Barbara Ainsworth. A Preliminary Study of One Year of Pedometer Self-Monitoring. Annals Behav Med (2004).
  • C Tudor-Locke, K Lind, J Reis, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera. A Preliminary Evaluation of a Pedometer-Assessed Physical Activity Self-Monitoring Survey. Field Meth (2004).
  • C Tudor-Locke, S Ham, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth, K Kirtland, J Reis, B Kimsey. Descriptive Epidemiology of Pedometer-Determined Physical Activity. Med Sci Sport Exerc (2004).
  • C Van Vrancken, C Bopp, J Reis, K DuBose, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth. The Prevalence of Leisure-Time Physical Activity among Diabetics in South Carolina. S Med J (2004).
  • D Porter, K Kirtland, M Neet, J Williams, Barbara Ainsworth. Considerations for Using a Geographic Information System to Assess Environmental Supports for Physical Activity. Prev Chronic Dis (2004).
  • D Wilson, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy. Socioeconomic Status and Prceptions of Acess and Sfety for Pysical Activity. Annals Beh Med (2004).
  • J Reed, Barbara Ainsworth, D Wilson, G Mixon, A Cook. Awareness and Use of Community Walking Trails. Prev Med (2004).
  • J Reis, H Bowles, K DuBose, S Smith, Barbara Ainsworth. Non-Occupational Physical Activity by Degree of Urbanization and Geographic Region of the United States. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2004).
  • L Fulk, S Strainer, K DuBose, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity among South Carolinians with Arthritis. J SC Med Assoc (2004).
  • M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Interventions Following Cancer Diagnosis: Methodologic Challenges to Delivery and Assessment. Cancer Invest (2004).
  • M Whitt, C Tudor-Locke, M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth. Walking Patterns in a Sample of African American, Native American and Caucasian Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Health Educ Beh (2004).
  • P Sharpe, M Granner, B Hutto, Barbara Ainsworth. Association of Environmental Factors to Meeting Physical Activity Recommendations in Two South Carolina Counties. Am J Health Promotion (2004).
  • P Sharpe, M Granner, B Hutto, Barbara Ainsworth, A Cook. Association of Body Mass Index to Meeting Physical Activity Recommendations. Am J Health Beh (2004).
  • P Shealy, W Lee, K DuBose, G Kirkner, Barbara Ainsworth. Risk Factor Screening and Physical Activity Status among Older South Carolinians. S Med J (2004).
  • R Brownson, J Chang, A Eyler, Barbara Ainsworth, K Kirtland, B Saelens, J Sallis. Measuring the Environment for Physical Activity: A Comparison of the Reliability of Three Questionnaires. Am J Public Health (2004).
  • S Ham, C Macera, D Jones, Barbara Ainsworth, K Turczyn. Variations on a Theme: Measuring Physical Activity in Different Socioeconomic Groups. J PA Health (2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . The Compendium of Physical Activities. Toward a Better Understanding of Physical Fitness and Activity: Selected Topics (2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Hooker, S, Wilson, D, Griffin, S, Kirtland, K. Perceptions of Social and Safety Environmental Supports for Physical Activity in Caucasian and African American Adults. (2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Reis, J, Macera, C, Jones, D. Walking among White, Black, and Hispanic Men and Women in the US: Results from a National Survey, 2002-2003. (2004).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Wilson, D, Griffin, S, Wilcox, S, Hooker, S. The Role of Safety and Social Environmental Supports on Physical Activity in Underserved Communities. (2004).
  • Griffin, S, Wilson, D, Hooker, S, Ainsworth, Barbara. Racial Differences in Social Environmental Perceptions for Physical Activity. (2004).
  • Hooker, S, Wilson, D, Griffin, S, Kirtland, K, Ainsworth, Barbara. Perceptions of Social and Safety Environmental Supports for Physical Activity in Caucasian and African American Adults. (2004).
  • Reis, J, Macera, C, Ainsworth, Barbara, Jones, D. Walking among White, Black and Hispanic Men and Women in the U.S: Results from a National Survey, 2002-2003. (2004).
  • Taylor, T, Lesniak, K, Dubbert, P, Ainsworth, Barbara. Reliability and Validity of a Physical Activity Survey in African Americans. (2004).
  • Wilson, D, Ainsworth, Barbara, Hutto, B, Kirtland, K. Body Mass Index and Environmental Supports for Physical Activity in Active and Inactive Adults. (2004).
  • Wilson, D, Griffin, S, Ainsworth, Barbara, Wilcox, S, Hooker, S. The Role of Safety and Social Environmental Supports on Physical Activity in Underserved Communities. (2004).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, S Wilcox, W Thompson, D Richter, K Henderson. Personal, Social, and Physical Environmental Correlates of Physical Activity in African American Women in South Carolina. Am J Prev Med (2003).
  • C Craig, J Sallis, P Oja, A Marshall, M Sjöström, A Bauman, M Booth, Barbara Ainsworth, M Pratt, U Ekelund, A Yngve. The International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ): a Comprehensive Reliability and Validity Study in Twelve Countries. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2003).
  • C Matthews, X-O Shu, G Yang, F Jin, Barbara Ainsworth, D Liu, Y-T Gao, W Zheng. Reproducibility and Validity of the Shanghai Women's Health Study Physical Activity Questionnaire. Am J Epidemiol (2003).
  • C Tudor Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, J Adair, B Popkin. Objectively Determined Physical Activity of Filipino Youth Stratified for Commuting Mode to School. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, L Adair, B Popkin, D Shufa. Physical Activity and Inactivity in Chinese School-Aged Youth: The China Health and Nutrition Survey. Int J Obesity (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, M Whitt, R Thompson, C Addy, D Jones. Pedometer-Assessed Ambulatory Physical Activity and Cardiorespiratory Fitness. Can J Appl Physiol (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, K Henderson, S Wilcox, R Cooper, J Durstine, Barbara Ainsworth. In Their Own Voices: Definitions and Interpretations of Physical Activity. Women's Health Issues (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, L Adair, Barbara Ainsworth, B Popkin. Physical Activity in Philippine Youth: The Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Study. Int J Obesity (2003).
  • C Tudor-Locke, L Neff, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, B Popkin. Omission of Active Commuting to School and the Prevalence of Children's Health-Related Physical Activity Levels: The Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Study. Child: Care, Health, Devel (2003).
  • K Evenson, W Rosamond, J Cai, M Pereira, Barbara Ainsworth. Occupational Physical Activity in the ARIC Study. Annals Epidemiol (2003).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Perceptions of physical activity among older African American and Native American women. Am J Public Health (2003).
  • K Kirtland, D Porter, C Addy, M Neet, J Williams, P Sharpe, L Neff, C Kimsey, Barbara Ainsworth. Environmental Measures of Physical Activity Supports: Perception Versus Reality. Am J Prev Med (2003).
  • M Dowda, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, R Saunders, W Riner. Correlates of Physical Activity among US Young Adults Ages 8 to 16 Years: NHANES III. Ann Behav Med (2003).
  • M LaMonte, L Durstine, Barbara Ainsworth. The Hypertriglyceridemic Waist Phenotype Among Women. Atherosclerosis (2003).
  • M Whitt, S Levin, Barbara Ainsworth, K DuBose. Evaluation of a Two-Part Survey Item to Assess Moderate Physical Activity: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. J Women's Health (2003).
  • S Adams, C DerAnanian, K DuBose, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Levels among Overweight and Obese Adults in South Carolina. Southern Med J (2003).
  • S Royce, P Sharpe, M Greaney, L Neff, K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Conceptualizing Barriers and Supports for Physical Activity: A Qualitative Assessment. Health Educ J (2003).
  • S Smith, E Mayer-Davis, C Addy, J Durstine, Barbara Ainsworth. Smoking Cessation among Persons with Hypertension: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Data (BRFSS). e-J SC Med Assoc (2003).
  • LaMonte, M J (Author) ,Tudor-Locke, C (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Physical Activity. Etiology, Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention (2003).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara, Porter DE Kirtland, K, Sharpe, P. Environmental Measures of Physical Activity Supports: Perception Versus Reality. (2003).
  • Sharpe, P, Fields, R, Ainsworth, Barbara, Hutto, B, Kudra, M. Evaluation of Automated Systems for Assessing Physical Activity. (2003).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, C Youmans. Tools to Measure Physical Activity in Medical Practice. Obesity Res (2002).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, J Shaw, S Hueglin. Methodology of Activity Surveys to Estimate Mechanical Loading on Bones in Humans. Bone (2002).
  • C Matthews, Barbara Ainsworth, R Thompson, D Bassett. Sources of Variance in Daily Physical Activity Levels as Measured by an Accelerometer. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2002).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, R Thompson, C Matthews. Comparison of Pedometer and Accelerometer Measures of Free-Living Physical Activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2002).
  • D Richter, S Wilcox, M Greaney, K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Barriers and Enablers of Physical Activity in Non-Urban African American Women: Cultural, Environmental, and Policy Factors. Women & Health (2002).
  • J Conway, J Seale, M Irwin, D Jacobs, Barbara Ainsworth. Comparison of Energy Expenditure Estimates from Doubly labeled Water and Physical Activity Questionnaires and Records. Am J Clin Nutr (2002).
  • J Conway, M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth. Estimating Energy Expenditure from the Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity and Tecumseh Occupational Activity Questionnaires - A Doubly Labeled Water Validation. J Clin Epidemiol (2002).
  • J Hootman, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth, M Martin, C Addy, S Blair. Descriptive Epidemiology of Injury among Recreationally Active Adults. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2002).
  • J Hootman, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth, M Martin, C Addy, S Blair. Predictors of Lower Extremity Injury among Recreationally Active Adults. Clin J Sport Med (2002).
  • J Wang, M Weaver, K DuBose, K Kirtland, Barbara Ainsworth. Participation in Physical Activity to Lower the Risk of Heart Disease or Stroke. SC Med J (2002).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Enjoyment: A Link to Physical Activity, Leisure, and Health. J Parks Rec Assoc (2002).
  • L Rogers, C Macera, J Hootman, Barbara Ainsworth, S Blair. The Association between Arthritis and Type of Physical Activity Classified by Joint Stress: An Analysis of the Cooper Clinic Data. Osteoarth & Cartilage (2002).
  • M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, E Mayer-Davis, R Pate, J Durstine. Moderate Intensity Physical Activity, Maximal Treadmill Duration, and the Metabolic Syndrome in Tri-Ethnic Sample of Women. Int J Obesity (2002).
  • M LaMonte, J Durstine, F Yanowitz, T Lim, K DuBose, P Davis, Barbara Ainsworth. Cardiorespiratory Fitness and C-Reactive Protein "A" among Tri-Ethnic Sample of Women. Circulation (2002).
  • S Wilcox, Barbara Ainsworth, M LaMonte, K DuBose. Worry Regarding Major Diseases among Older African American, Native American, and Caucasian Women. Women & Health (2002).
  • S Wilcox, D Richter, K Henderson, M Greaney, Barbara Ainsworth. Perceptions of Physical Activity and Perceived Barriers and Enablers in African American Women. Eth Dis (2002).
  • T Keyserling, K Bangdawala, C Samuel-Hodge, A Ammerman, Barbara Ainsworth, C Henríquez-Roldán, A Ingram, T Elasy, A Skelly, L Johnston. A Randomized Trial of an Intervention to Improve Self-Care Behaviors of African American Women with Type 2 Diabetes Designed to Improve Moderate Intensity Physical Activity and Dietary Behavior. Diabetes Care (2002).
  • . . Physical Activity and Gender Differences in the Aging Process (2002).
  • LaMonte, M J (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Field Assessment Of Physical Activity And Energy Expenditure Among Athletes. Nutritional Assessment of Athletes (2002).
  • Kirtland, K, Porter, D, Neet, M, Ainsworth, Barbara, Sharpe, P. Potential Use of GIS to Assess Communities. (2002).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, L Finnegan, S Folger, J Fulton, J Groff, C Herman, D Jones, T Keyserling, D Matson Koffman, C Lewis, L Masse, L Anderson, R McKeown, D Orenstein, A Spadaro, D Becker, S Blalock, D Brown, R Brownson, N Brownstein, C Cornell, B Devellis. Observations from the CDC. Community Prevention Study. J Womens Health Gend Based Med (2001).
  • C Macera, S Ham, D Jones, B Kimsey, Barbara Ainsworth, L Neff. The Use of One Question to Determine Sedentary Behavior. Am J Public Health (2001).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, B Popkin. Active Commuting to School: An Overlooked Source of Children's Physical Activity?. Sports Med (2001).
  • C Tudor-Locke, Barbara Ainsworth, M Whitt, R Thompson, C Addy, D Jones. The Relationship between Pedometer-Determined Ambulatory Activity and Body Composition Variables. Int J Obes Related Metab Disorders (2001).
  • D Brown, R Pate, M Pratt, F Wheeler, D Buchner, Barbara Ainsworth, C Macera. Physical Activity and Public Health: Training Courses for Researchers and Practitioners. Public Health Reports (2001).
  • J Bates, M Serdula, L Kettle-Khan, D Jones, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth. Intensity of Physical Activity and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease. JAMA (2001).
  • J Hootman, C Macera, Barbara Ainsworth, M Martin, C Addy, S Blair. The Association between Physical Activity Level, Physical Fitness and Risk of Musculoskeletal Injury. Am J Epidemiol (2001).
  • J McLaughlin, G King, E Howley, D Bassett, Barbara Ainsworth. Assessment of the Cosmed K4b2 Portable Metabolic System. Int J Sports Med (2001).
  • K Drowatzky, J Durstine, M Irwin, C Moore, P Davis, G Hand, M Gonzalez, Barbara Ainsworth. The Association between Physical Activity and Lipoprotein(a) Concentrations in a Tri-Ethnic Sample of Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. J Vas Med (2001).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity and Human Development among Older American Indian Women: The Cultural Activity Participation Study. J Aging Phys Act (2001).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Researching Leisure and Physical Activity with Women of Color: Issues, Answers, and Emerging Questions. J Leisure Res (2001).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. The Connections between Social Support and Physical Activity Involvement: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Women Sport Phys Act J (2001).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. The Perceptions of Physical Activity, Leisure, and the Environment among Older American Indian Women. Leisure Sci (2001).
  • K Henderson, P Sharpe, L Neff, M Greaney, S Royce, Barbara Ainsworth. It Takes a Village to Promote Physical Activity: The Potential for Public Parks and Recreation Departments. J Park Rec Admin (2001).
  • M Dowda, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, R Saunders, W Riner. Correlates of Physical Activity among Young Adults Aged 18 to 30 Years: NHANES III. Arch Ped Adolesc Med (2001).
  • M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth, J Conway. Determinants Associated with Over- and Underestimation of Physical Activity in Adult Men. Obes Res (2001).
  • M LaMonte, Barbara Ainsworth. Quantifying Energy Expenditure and Physical Activity in the Context of Dose-Response. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2001).
  • M LaMonte, J Durstine, C Addy, M Irwin, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity, Physical Fitness, and Framingham 10-Year Risk Score: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. J Cardiopul Rehab (2001).
  • M Richardson, Barbara Ainsworth, D Jacobs, A Leon. Accuracy of the Seven Day Recall Physical Activity Questionnaire. Ann Epidemiol (2001).
  • S Levin, E Mayer-Davis, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, F Wheeler. Behavioral and Demographic Correlates of Diabetes, Hypertension, and Overweight among the Catawba Indian Nation. Ethnicity Dis (2001).
  • S Levin, E Mayer-Davis, Barbara Ainsworth, C Addy, F Wheeler. Urban and Rural Differences in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors. Southern Med J (2001).
  • S Wilcox, M Irwin, C Addy, L Stolarczyk, Barbara Ainsworth, M Whitt, C Tudor-Locke. Agreement between Participant-Rated and Compendium-Coded Intensity of Daily Activities in a Triethnic Sample of Women Ages 40 Years and Older. Ann Behav Med (2001).
  • W Zhu, G Timm, Barbara Ainsworth. Rasch Calibration and Optimal Categorization of an Instrument Measuring Women's Exercise Perseverance and Barriers. Res Q Exerc Sport (2001).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) ,Matthews, C E (Author) ,Reis, J (Author) . Physical Activity Epidemiology. Research Methods in Physical Activity (2001).
  • Henderson, K A (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Sedentary but Busy: Physical Activity and Older Women of Color. Women's Leisure Experiences: Ages, Stages, and Roles (2001).
  • Henderson, K A (Author) ,Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Social support, constraints, and time for physical activity involvement: Perspectives of American Indian women from the Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Minding the Time in Family Experience: Emerging Perspectives and issues (2001).
  • A Swartz, S Strath, D Bassett, W O'Brien, G King, Barbara Ainsworth. Field and Laboratory Trial of the CSA, Inc. Accelerometer: Assessment of Energy Expenditure Using Hip and Wrist Sites. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth. Challenges in the Measurement of Physical Activity in Women. Exerc Sport Sci Rev (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth. Habitual Physical Activity in Women. Phys Sports Med (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth. Issues in the Assessment of Physical Activity in Women. Res Q for Exerc Sport (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, B Sternfeld, M Richardson, K Jackson. Validation of the Kaiser Physical Activity Survey in Women. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, D Bassett, S Strath, A Swartz, W O'Brien, R Thompson, D Jones, C Macera, C Kimsey. Comparison of Three Methods for Measuring the Time Spent in Physical Activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • Barbara Ainsworth, P Emplaincourt, D Jacobs, A Leon, W Haskell, M Whitt, M Irwin, A Swartz, S Strath, W O'Brien, D Bassett, K Schmitz. Compendium of Physical Activities: An Update of Activity Codes and MET Intensities. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • C Crespo, E Smit, R Andersen, O Carter Pokras, Barbara Ainsworth. Race/Ethnicity, Social Class and Their Relation to Physical Inactivity during Leisure Time: Results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988 1994. Am J Prev Med (2000).
  • C Macera, D Jones, S Ham, C Kimsey, L Neff, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity Surveillance in the 21(st) Century. Ann Epidemiol (2000).
  • D Bassett, A Cureton, Barbara Ainsworth. Measurement of Daily Walking Distance - Questionnaire Versus Pedometer. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • D Bassett, Barbara Ainsworth, A Swartz, S Strath, W O'Brien, G King. Validity of Four Motion Sensors in Measuring Moderate Intensity Physical Activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • K Drowatzky, A Brown, G Kirkner, Barbara Ainsworth. Prevalence of Physical Activity among South Carolina Adults. SC Med J (2000).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Enablers and Constraints to Walking for Older African American and American Indian women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Res Q Exerc Sport (2000).
  • K Henderson, Barbara Ainsworth. Sociocultural Perspectives on Physical Activity in the Lives of Older African American and American Indian Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Women and Health (2000).
  • L Neff, Barbara Ainsworth, S Krumweide, A Trepal. Assessment of Trail Use in a Community Park. J Comm Fam Health (2000).
  • M Granner, G Liguori, G Kirkner, Barbara Ainsworth. Health Care Provider Counseling for Physical Activity among Black and White South Carolinians. SC Med J (2000).
  • M Irwin, E Mayer-Davis, C Addy, R Pate, J Durstine, L Stolarczyk, Barbara Ainsworth. Moderate Intensity Physical Activity and Fasting Insulin Levels in Women: The Cross-Cultural Activity Participation Study. Diabetes Care (2000).
  • M LaMonte, M Nahas, L Neff, B Bartoli, Barbara Ainsworth. Trends in physical activity in South Carolina: BRFSS 1990-1998. SC Med J (2000).
  • M LaMonte, P Eisenman, T Adams, B Shultz, Barbara Ainsworth, F Yanowitz. Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors: The LDS Hospital Fitness Institute Cohort. Circulation (2000).
  • R Thompson, R Cooper, M LaMonte, L Neff, B Bartoli, Barbara Ainsworth. Physical Activity and Self-Reported Disability in Older Adults: SC BRFSS 1998. SC Med J (2000).
  • R Velliquette, J Durstine, G Hand, P Davis, Barbara Ainsworth. Apolipoprotein E, an Important Protein Involved in Triglyceride and Cholesterol Homeostasis: Physical Activity Implications. J Clin Exerc Physiol (2000).
  • S Strath, A Swartz, D Bassett, W O'Brien, G King, Barbara Ainsworth. Evaluation of Heart Rate as a Method for Estimating Moderate Intensity Physical Activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc (2000).
  • Y Cheng, C Macera, D Davis, Barbara Ainsworth, S Blair, P Troped. Physical Activity and Osteoarthritis: Is Physical Activity a Risk Factor?. J Clin Epidemiol (2000).
  • Ainsworth, Barbara Ellen (Author) . Assessment of Physical Activity. Practical Assessment (2000).

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