Publications

The ukactive Research Institute is constantly working on and producing new information for both academic and sector facing publications. Below is a list of our research publications to date.


The effects of exercise referral schemes in the United Kingdom in those with cardiovascular, mental health, and musculoskeletal disorders: a preliminary systematic review 

Authors: Nikita Rowley, Dr. Steven Mann, Dr. James Steele, Dr. Elizabeth Horton, and Professor Alfonso Jimenez 
Published: 2018
BMC Public Health 


One year surveillance of body mass index and cardiorespiratory fitness in UK primary school children and the impact of school deprivation level 

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Matthew Wade, Dr. Michelle Jones, Dr. Gavin Sandercock, Professor Chris Beedie and Dr. James Steele
Pre-print paper: 2018
In review 


Programming and supervision of resistance training leads to positive effects on strength and body composition: results from two randomized trials of community fitness programmes

 

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Professor Alfonso Jimenez, Dr. James Steele, Sarah Domone, Matthew Wade and Professor Chris Beedie
Pre-print paper: 2018
BMC Public Health 

 


Phase angle as an indicator of health and fitness in patients entering an exercise referral scheme

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Matthew Wade, James Fisher, Jurgen Giessing, Paulo Gentil and Dr. James Steele
Pre-print paper: 2018
JAMDA


GDPR white paper

Authors: 4global, Simon Muirhead and Burton LLP and ukactive Research Institute
Published: October 2017


Effects On Aerobic Capacity Of Three 48-week Community-based Exercise Interventions

Authors: Professor Alfonso Jimenez, Dr. Steven Mann, Dr. Sarah Domone, Matthew Wade and Dr. Chris Beedie 
Published: May 2016
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise


Effects On Cardiovascular Risk Factors Of Three 48-week Community-based Exercise Interventions

Authors: MatthewWade, Dr. Steven Mann, Professor Alfonso Jimenez, Dr. Sarah Domone and Dr. Chris Beedie
Published: May 2016
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise


Programming Resistance Training Required For Positive Effects On Body Composition In Community Programmes

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Professor Alfonso Jimenez, Dr. Sarah Domone, Matthew Wade and Dr. Chris Beedie
Published: May 2016
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise


The Feasibility, Scalability And Outcomes Of Cardiorespiratory Fitness Testing In Primary School Children

Authors: Dr. Sarah Domone, Dr. Steven Mann, Matthew Wade and Dr. Chris Beedie
Published: May 2016
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise


Effects Of Community-based Physical Activity Counselling Among At-risk Individuals

Authors: Dr. Chris Beedie, Dr. Sarah Domone, Matthew Wade and Dr. Steven Mann
Published: May 2016
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise


Combining Supervised Exercise And Physical Activity Counselling Might Increase Retention To GP Exercise Referral Programmes

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Dr. Sarah Domone, Mattew Wade and Dr. Chris Beedie
Published: May 2016
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise


A Method by Which to Assess the Scalability of Field-Based Fitness Tests of Cardiorespiratory Fitness Among Schoolchildren

Authors: Dr. Sarah Domone, Dr. Steven Mann, Dr. Gavin Sandercock, Matthew Wade and Dr. Chris Beedie 
Published: May 2016
Sports Medicine


Comparative effects of three 48-week community-based physical activity and exercise interventions on aerobic capacity, total cholesterol and mean arterial blood pressure

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Professor Alfonso Jimenez, Dr. Sarah Domone and Dr. Chris Beedie
Publish: March 2016
BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine


Effects of three modes of GP exercise referral on cardiovascular risk among overweight patients

Authors: Dr. Chris Beedie, Professor Alfonso Jimenez, Dr. Sarah Domone, Matthew Wade, and Dr. Steven Mann 
Translational Journal of The American College of Sports Medicine (submitted). 


Programming and Supervision Of Resistance Training Leads To Positive Effects On Body Composition In Two Community Fitness Programmes

Authors: Dr. Steve Mann, Professor Alfonso Jimenez, Dr. Sarah Domone, Matthew Wade, and Dr. Chris Beedie 
Translational Journal of The American College of Sports Medicine (submitted). 


Death by effectiveness: exercise as medicine caught in the efficacy trap!

Authors: Dr. Chris Beedie, Dr. Steven Mann, Professor Alfonso Jimenez, Professor  Lynne Kennedy, Professor Andrew M Lane, Dr. Sarah Domone, Stephen Wilson, Professor Greg Whyte
Published: February 2015
British Journal of Sports Medicine


Identifying 'what works' for local physical inactivity interventions

Authors: Public Health England, The National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine, ukactive Research Institute
Published: November 2014
Public Health England, 2014


Changes In Body Composition Of Previously Sedentary Individuals Resulting From Four Gym-based Exercise Programmes

Authors: Professor Alfonso Jimenez, Dr. Steven Mann, and Dr. Chris Beedie
Published: May 2014
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Vol. 46, No. 5, pp. 615-615


Community fitness centre-based physical activity interventions: a brief review

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Dr. Chris Beedie, and Professor Alfonso Jimenez
Published: July 2014
Exercise is Medicine 13(4)


Changes In Cardiovascular Risk Of Previously Sedentary Individuals Resulting From Four Gym-based Exercise Programmes

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Dr. Chris Beedie, and Professor Alfonso Jimenez
Published: May 2014
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Vol. 46, No. 5, pp. 104-104


An ecologically valid assessment of the exercise is medicine hypothesis

Author: Dr. Steven Mann
Published: 2014
PhD thesis, University of Greenwich.


Changes in Insulin Sensitivity in Response to Different Modalities of Exercise: a review of the evidence

We review the evidence from 34 published studies addressing the effects on glycemic control and insulin sensitivity of aerobic exercise (AE), resistance training (RT), and both combined (COM).


Differential effects on cholesterol and lipid profile of physical activity, aerobic exercise, resistance training and combined exercise modalities: A review and synthesis

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Dr. Chris Beedie, and Professor Alfonso Jimenez
Published in March 2013
Journal of Sports Medicine


The effect of 12 week fitness centre based; physical activity counselling and exercise upon cardiovascular risk factors

Authors: Dr. Steven Mann, Judith Allgrove, Jameson Chassin and Professor Alfonso Jimenez
Published: 2012
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 15, S313.

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