Professor Chris Rissel

Professor
Public Health, School of Public Health

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Research interests

Professor Chris Rissel has over 250 peer-reviewed published articles plus dozens of research reports and book chapters. His current research interests focus on obesity prevention and active transport with a particular emphasis on cycling advocacy. He also has research interests in tobacco control and sexual health. He was a co-author of the national report 'Getting Australia Moving - barriers, facilitators and interventions to get more Australians physically active through cycling'. Chris is one of the Chief Investigators of the first and second Australian Study of Health and Relationships (AHSR) funded by the NHMRC, looking at changes in sexual health and behaviourin Australia.

Selected grants

2015

  • Fall prevention and physical activity promotion for older adults: cluster trial of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness; Sherrington C, Rissel C, Howard K, Tiedemann A, Tong A, Merom D, Smith S; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2013

  • PLANET Sydney - the PhysicaL Activity NETwork Sydney University; Bauman A, Kay J, Sherrington C, Rissel C, Greaves S, Mulley C, Gill T, Davis G, Refshauge K, Fiatarone Singh M, Hardy L, Baur L, Allman-Farinelli M, Clemson L, Magnusson R, Kilbreath S, Neubeck A, Dhillon H, Chau J, Johnson N; DVC Research/Research Network Scheme (SyReNS).

2012

  • The development and application of an evaluation framework to assess the transport, health and economic impacts of new urban cycling infrastructure; Rissel C, Greaves S, Wen L, Capon A; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP).
  • Objective Measurement of Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviours across Twelve NHMRC Funded Studies; Baur L, Van Der Ploeg H, Tiedemann A, Vardy J, Dhillon H, Maher C, Lin C, Chau J, Hardy L, Rissel C, Latimer J, Moseley A, Bauman A; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.
  • The effectiveness of social dancing as a strategy to prevent falls in older people: a cluster randomised controlled trial; Merom D, Cumming R, Anstey K, Rissel C, Cerin E; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • The effectiveness of social dancing as a strategy to prevent falls in older people: a cluster randomised controlled trial; Cumming R, Anstey K, Rissel C, Cerin E, Merom D; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2011

  • DEVELOPMENT OF CONTENT AND RELATED RESOURCES FOR A NATIONAL HEALTHY WORKERS PORTAL; Colagiuri S, Buchanan J, Shaw T, Bauman A, Caterson I, Gill T, Rissel C; Department of Health and Ageing (Federal)/Targeted Prevention Programs.
  • Effectiveness of an early intervention trial to prevent obesity - Phase 2: Follow-up and cost effectiveness analysis; Wen L, Baur L, Rissel C, Flood V, Simpson J, Hayes A, Hardy L; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • The Second Australian Study of Health and Relationships; Rissel C, Simpson J; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2010

  • Safer cycling: A partnership project to better understand cycling patterns, hazards and incidents; Rissel C; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Projects (LP).

2006

  • Exercise intervention to prevent falls, enhance mobility and increase physical activity in community; Sharkey M, Dean C, Cumming R, Sherrington C, Rissel C; NSW Health/Research Grant.

Selected publications & creative works

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Book Chapters

  • Phongsavan, P., Rissel, C., King, L., Bauman, A. (2012). Whole of society approaches to preventing obesity and diabetes. In Louise A. Baur, Stephen M. Twigg, Roger S.Magnusson (Eds.), A Modern Epidemic: Expert Perspectives on Obesity and Diabetes, (pp. 245-259). Sydney, Australia: Sydney University Press.
  • Hua, M., Rissel, C. (2009). Health Promotion and Health Education for a Multicultural Community. In S. Jirojwong & P. Liamputtong (Eds.), Population Health, Communities and Health Promotion, (pp. 232-250). Melbourne: Oxford University Press.

Journals

  • Rissel, C., Greenaway, M., Bauman, A., Wen, L. (2014). Active travel to work in New South Wales 2005-2010, individual characteristics and association with body mass index. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 38(1), 25-29. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2014). Associations of maternal influences with outdoor play and screen time of two-year-olds: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 50(9), 680-686. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Xu, H., Simpson, J. (2014). Correlates of body mass index and overweight and obesity of children aged 2 years: Findings from the healthy beginnings trial. Obesity, 22(7), 1723-1730. [More Information]
  • Hayes, A., Lung, T., Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Howard, K. (2014). Economic Evaluation of "Healthy Beginnings" an Early Childhood Intervention to Prevent Obesity. Obesity, 22(7), 1709-1715. [More Information]
  • Titze, S., Merom, D., Rissel, C., Bauman, A. (2014). Epidemiology of cycling for exercise, recreation or sport in Australia and its contribution to health-enhancing physical activity. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 17(5), 485-490. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Delbaere, K., Cumming, R., Voukelatos, A., Rissel, C., Van Der Ploeg, H., Lord, S. (2014). Incidental and planned exercise questionnaire for seniors: validity and responsiveness. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(5), 947-954. [More Information]
  • Milat, A., King, L., Newson, R., Wolfenden, L., Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Redman, S. (2014). Increasing the scale and adoption of population health interventions: experiences and perspectives of policy makers, practitioners, and researchers. Health Research Policy and Systems, 12(1), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Wen, L., Hardy, L., Rissel, C., Simpson, J., Baur, L. (2014). Reliability and validity of a short FFQ for assessing the dietary habits of 2-5-year-old children, Sydney, Australia. Public Health Nutrition, 17(3), 498-509. [More Information]
  • Weber, D., Rissel, C., Hector, D., Wen, L. (2014). Supported playgroups as a setting for promoting physical activity of young children: Findings from a feasibility study in south-west Sydney, Australia. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 50(4), 301-305. [More Information]
  • Kite, J., Rissel, C., Greenaway, M., Williams, K. (2014). Tobacco outlet density and social disadvantage in New South Wales, Australia. Tobacco Control, 23(2), 181-182. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Petrunoff, N., Wen, L., Crane, M. (2014). Travel to work and self-reported stress: Findings from a workplace survey in south west Sydney, Australia. Journal of Transport and Health, 1(1), 50-53. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Cumming, R., Mathieu, E., Anstey, K., Rissel, C., Simpson, J., Morton, R., Cerin, E., Sherrington, C., Lord, S. (2013). Can social dancing prevent falls in older adults? a protocol of the Dance, Aging, Cognition, Economics (DAnCE) fall prevention randomised controlled trial. BMC Public Health, 13(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Petrunoff, N., Rissel, C., Wen, L., Xu, H., Meikeljohn, D., Schembri, A. (2013). Developing a hospital travel plan: process and baseline findings from a western Sydney hospital. Australian Health Review, 37(5), 579-584. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Greaves, S., Wen, L., Capon, A., Crane, M., Standen, C. (2013). Evaluating the transport, health and economic impacts of new urban cycling infrastructure in Sydney, Australia - protocol paper. BMC Public Health, 13(1), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Zander, A., Passmore, E., Mason, C., Rissel, C. (2013). Joy, Exercise, Enjoyment, Getting out: A Qualitative Study of Older People's Experience of Cycling in Sydney, Australia. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, 2013, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2013). Maternal "Junk Food" Diet During Pregnancy as a Predictor of High Birthweight: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Birth, 40(1), 46-51. [More Information]
  • Petrunoff, N., Xu, H., Rissel, C., Wen, L., Van Der Ploeg, H. (2013). Measuring Workplace Travel Behaviour: Validity and Reliability of Survey Questions. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, 2013, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V., Baur, L. (2013). Parenting style and dietary behaviour of young children: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Appetite, 71, 171-177. [More Information]
  • Milat, A., Laws, R., King, L., Newson, R., Rychetnik, L., Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Redman, S., Bennie, J. (2013). Policy and practice impacts of applied research: a case study analysis of the New South Wales Health Promotion Demonstration Research Grants Scheme 2000-2006. Health Research Policy and Systems, 11(1), 1-15. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2013). Smoking Status and Factors Associated with Smoking of First-Time Mothers During Pregnancy and Postpartum: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 17(6), 1151-1157. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Fu, H. (2013). The Effect of Active Transport, Transport Systems, and Urban Design on Population Health. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, 2013, 1-2. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2013). The Relationships Between Active Transport to Work or School and Cardiovascular Health or Body Weight: A Systematic Review. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 25(4), 298-315. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Mulley, C., Ding, M. (2013). Travel Mode and Physical Activity at Sydney University. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 10(8), 3563-3577. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Passmore, E., Mason, C., Merom, D. (2013). Two Pilot Studies of the Effect of Bicycling on Balance and Leg Strength among Older Adults. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, 2013, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Laws, R., King, L., Hardy, L., Milat, A., Rissel, C., Newson, R., Rychetnik, L., Bauman, A. (2013). Utilization of a population health survey in policy and practice: a case study. Health Research Policy and Systems, 11(1), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Mulley, C., Tyson, R., McCue, P., Rissel, C., Munro, C. (2013). Valuing active travel: Including the health benefits of sustainable transport in transportation appraisal frameworks. Research in Transportation Business & Management, 7, 27-34. [More Information]
  • Bauman, A., Merom, D., Rissel, C. (2012). "Where have all the bicycles gone?" Are bicycle sales in Australia translated into health-enhancing levels of bicycle usage? Preventive Medicine, 54(2), 145-147. [More Information]
  • Crawford, B., Rissel, C., Yamazaki, R., Franke, E., Amanatidis, S., Ravulo, J., Bindon, J., Torvaldsen, S. (2012). 'It's good to have wheels!' Perceptions of cycling among homeless young people in Sydney, Australia. Youth Studies Australia, 31(4), 55-63.
  • Gillham, C., Rissel, C. (2012). Australian per capita cycling participation in 1985/86 and 2011. World Transport Policy and Practice, 18(3), 5-12.
  • Rissel, C., Wen, L. (2012). Author reply. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(1), 77-77. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2012). Awareness of Breastfeeding Recommendations and Duration of Breastfeeding: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Breastfeeding Medicine, 7(4), 223-229. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Flood, V. (2012). Effectiveness of home based early intervention on children's BMI at age 2: randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 344(Issue 7865), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Flood, V. (2012). Effectiveness of home based early intervention on children's BMI at age 2: randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 344, 1-11. [More Information]
  • Dean, C., Rissel, C., Sherrington, C., Sharkey, M., Cumming, R., Lord, S., Barker, R., Kirkham, C., O'Rourke, S. (2012). Exercise to Enhance Mobility and Prevent Falls After Stroke: The Community Stroke Club Randomized Trial. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 26(9), 1046-1057. [More Information]
  • Poulos, R., Hatfield, J., Rissel, C., Grzebieta, R., McIntosh, A. (2012). Exposure-based cycling crash, near miss and injury rates: The Safer Cycling Prospective Cohort Study protocol. Injury Prevention, 18(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Laws, R., Vita, P., Venugopal, K., Rissel, C., Davies, D., Colagiuri, S. (2012). Factors influencing participant enrolment in a diabetes prevention program in general practice: lessons from the Sydney diabetes prevention program. BMC Public Health, 12, 1-9. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V., Simpson, J., Hayes, A., Hardy, L., Wardle, K. (2012). Healthy Beginnings Trial Phase 2 study: Follow-up and cost-effectiveness analysis. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 33(2), 396-401. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Curac, N., Greenaway, M., Bauman, A. (2012). Physical Activity Associated with Public Transport Use-A Review and Modelling of Potential Benefits. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 9(7), 2454-2478. [More Information]
  • Tiedemann, A., Sherrington, C., Dean, C., Rissel, C., Lord, S., Kirkham, C., O'Rourke, S. (2012). Predictors of adherence to a structured exercise program and physical activity participation in community dwellers after stroke. Stroke Research and Treatment, 2012, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Laws, R., St George, A., Hector, D., Milat, A., Baur, L. (2012). Research to practice: application of an evidence-building framework to a childhood obesity prevention initiative in New South Wales. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(1), 16-24. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Reinten, T., Wen, L., Hardy, L. (2012). Soft drink consumption and obesity in NSW school students. Medical Journal of Australia, 196(3), 171-172. [More Information]
  • Chau, J., Merom, D., Grunseit, A., Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Van Der Ploeg, H. (2012). Temporal trends in non-occupational sedentary behaviours from Australian Time Use Surveys 1992, 1997 and 2006. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 9(19 June 2012), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Milat, A., King, L., Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Redman, S. (2012). The case for funding more intervention research in public health - policy maker and researcher perspectives. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 36(6), 582-583. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2012). The impact of compulsory cycle helmet legislation on cyclist head injuries in New South Wales, Australia: a rejoinder. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 45, 107-109. [More Information]
  • Kelly, A., Arjunan, P., Van Der Ploeg, H., Rissel, C., Borg, J., Wen, L. (2012). The implementation of a pilot playground markings project in four Australian primary schools. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(3), 183-187. [More Information]
  • Perez, D., Grunseit, A., Rissel, C., Kite, J., Cotter, T., Dunlop, S., Bauman, A. (2012). Tobacco promotion 'below-the-line': Exposure among adolescents and young adults in NSW, Australia. BMC Public Health, 12(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Rychetnik, L., Bauman, A., Laws, R., King, L., Rissel, C., Nutbeam, D., Colagiuri, S., Caterson, I. (2012). Translating research for evidence-based public health: key concepts and future directions. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 66(12), 1187-1192. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Rissel, C., Reinten, T., Hardy, L. (2011). Changes in active travel of school children from 2004 to 2010 in New South Wales, Australia. Preventive Medicine, 53(6), 408-410. [More Information]
  • Bauman, A., Titze, S., Rissel, C., Oja, P. (2011). Changing gears: bicycling as the panacea for physical inactivity? British Journal of Sports Medicine, 45(10), 761-762. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Piper, T., Wen, L. (2011). Do first time mothers need a guideline for maximum periods of sitting or being sedentary? Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(3), 239-239.
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Flood, V. (2011). Effectiveness of an early intervention on infant feeding practices and "tummy time": a randomized controlled trial. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 165(8), 701-707. [More Information]
  • Weber, D., Janson, A., Nolan, M., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2011). Female employees' perceptions of organisational support for breastfeeding at work: findings from an Australian health service workplace. International Breastfeeding Journal, 6(1), Article 19 - 1-Article 19 - 7. [More Information]
  • Devine, E., Handmer, M., Bedford, K., Rissel, C., Low, E. (2011). Lessons learnt from a pilot bicycle program with community mental health service consumers. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(3), 240-240.
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Simpson, J., Lee, E., Baur, L. (2011). Maternal smoking, weight status and dietary behaviours during pregnancy: Findings from first-time mothers in south-west Sydney, Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 51(1), 31-37. [More Information]
  • Daley, M., Rissel, C. (2011). Perspectives and images of cycling as a barrier or facilitator of cycling. Transport Policy, 18(1), 211-216.
  • Voukelatos, A., Merom, D., Rissel, C., Sherrington, C., Watson, W., Waller, K. (2011). The effect of walking on falls in older people: the 'Easy Steps to Health' randomized controlled trial study protocol. BMC Public Health, 11, Article 888-(9pp). [More Information]
  • Dirkis, H., Ng, H., Rissel, C. (2011). The effectiveness of school travel access guides (TAGs). Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(1), 77-77. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Wen, L. (2011). The possible effect on frequency of cycling if mandatory bicycle helmet legislation was repealed in Sydney, Australia: a cross sectional survey. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(3), 178-183.
  • Rissel, C., Martin, P. (2011). Trends in head injuries and helmet use in cyclists at an inner-city major trauma centre, 1991-2010. Medical Journal of Australia, 194(4), 215-216. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Baur, L., Lee, E., Simpson, J. (2011). Who is NOT likely to access the Internet for health information? Findings from first-time mothers in southwest Sydney, Australia. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 80(6), 406-411. [More Information]
  • Hess, I., Borg, J., Rissel, C. (2011). Workplace nutrition and physical activity promotion at Liverpool Hospital. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(1), 44-50. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Van Der Ploeg, H., Kite, J., Cashmore, A., Rissel, C. (2010). A validation study of assessing physical activity and sedentary behavior in children aged 3 to 5 years. Pediatric Exercise Science, 22(3), 408-420. [More Information]
  • Capon, A., Rissel, C. (2010). Chronic disease and climate change: understanding co-benefits and their policy implications. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 21, 109-113. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Merom, D., Bauman, A., Garrard, J., Wen, L., New, C. (2010). Current Cycling, Bicycle Path Use, and Willingness to Cycle More - Findings From a Community Survey of Cycling in Southwest Sydney, Australia. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 7(2), 267-272. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Flood, V., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2010). Dietary behaviours during pregnancy: findings from first-time mothers in southwest Sydney, Australia. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 7(13), 13-1-13-7. [More Information]
  • Miskell, S., Xu, W., Rissel, C. (2010). Encouraging community cycling and physical activity: a user survey of a community bicycle loan scheme. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(2), 153-154. [More Information]
  • Perusco, A., Poder, N., Mohsin, M., Rikard-Bell, G., Rissel, C., Williams, M., Hua, M., Millen, E., Sabry, M., Guirguis, S. (2010). Evaluation of a comprehensive tobacco control project targeting Arabic-speakers residing in south west Sydney, Australia. Health Promotion International, 25(2), 153-165. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Simpson, J., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V. (2010). Family Functioning and Obesity Risk Behaviors: Implications for Early Obesity Intervention. Obesity, , 1-7. [More Information]
  • Fry, D., Gleeson, S., Rissel, C. (2010). Health promotion and secondary prevention: Response to Milat, O'Hara and Develin. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(2), 86-91.
  • Fry, D., Gleeson, S., Rissel, C. (2010). Health promotion and secondary prevention: response to Milat, O'Hara and Develin. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(2), 86-91. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Kite, J., Rissel, C. (2010). Is there a role for workplaces in reducing employees' driving to work? Findings from a cross-sectional survey from inner-west Sydney, Australia. BMC Public Health, 10, 50-1-50-6. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C. (2010). Mothers' awareness of their weight status and concern about their children being overweight: findings from first-time mothers in south-west Sydney. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 34(3), 293-297. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Bonfiglioli, C., Emilsen, A., Smith, B. (2010). Representations of cycling in metropolitan newspapers - changes over time and differences between Sydney and Melbourne, Australia. BMC Public Health, 10, 371-1-371-8. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Lee, E. (2010). Smoke-free home status and parents' smoking status among first-time mothers. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 34(5), 532-533. [More Information]
  • Borg, J., Merom, D., Rissel, C. (2010). Staff walking program: a quasi-experimental trial of maintenance newsletters to maintain walking following a pedometer program. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(1), 26-32. [More Information]
  • Askie, L., Baur, L., Campbell, K., Daniels, L., Hesketh, K., Magarey, A., Mihrshahi, S., Rissel, C., Simes, R., Taylor, B., Voysey, M., et al (2010). The Early Prevention of Obesity in CHildren (EPOCH) Collaboration - an Individual Patient Data Prospective Meta-Analysis. BMC Public Health, 10, 728-1-728-8. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., New, C., Wen, L., Merom, D., Bauman, A., Garrard, J. (2010). The effectiveness of community-based cycling promotion: findings from the Cycling Connecting Communities project in Sydney, Australia. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 7(8), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Merom, D., Rissel, C., Simpson, J. (2010). Weight status, modes of travel to school and screen time: a cross-sectional survey of children aged 10-13 years in Sydney. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(1), 57-63. [More Information]
  • Wardle, K., Murphy, D., Ireland, L., Holbeck, C., Davidson, C., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2010). What We Learnt – Recruiting Prenatal Mothers to an RCT Addressing the Prevention of Overweight in Early Childhood? Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing, 28(2), 41-45.
  • Rissel, C. (2009). Active travel: a climate change mitigation strategy with co-benefits for health. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 20, 10-13. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Bauman, A., Phongsavan, P., Cerin, E., Kassis, M., Brown, W., Smith, B., Rissel, C. (2009). Can a Motivational Intervention Overcome an Unsupportive Environment for Walking-Findings from the Step-by-Step Study. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 38(2), 137-146. [More Information]
  • Bauman, A., Rissel, C. (2009). Cycling and health: an opportunity for positive change? Medical Journal of Australia. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., De Domenico, M., Elliott, D., Bindon, J., Rissel, C. (2009). Evaluation of a feasibility study addressing risk factors for childhood obesity through home visits. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 45(10), 577-581. [More Information]
  • Dean, C., Rissel, C., Sharkey, M., Sherrington, C., Cumming, R., Barker, R., Lord, S., O'Rourke, S., Kirkham, C. (2009). Exercise intervention to prevent falls and enhance mobility in community dwellers after stroke: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMC Neurology, 9(38), 38-1-38-6. [More Information]
  • Bindon, J., Headley, E., Rissel, C., Wade, V. (2009). Improving the health and well-being of an urban Aboriginal men's group through a cycling promotion program. Aboriginal and Islander health worker journal, 33, 4.
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Alperstein, G., Simpson, J. (2009). Intention to breastfeed and awareness of health recommendations: findings from first-time mothers in southwest Sydney, Australia. International Breastfeeding Journal, 4, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Kite, J., Merom, D., Rissel, C. (2009). Time spent playing outdoors after school and its relationship with independent mobility: a cross-sectional survey of children aged 10-12 years in Sydney, Australia. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 6(15), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Ritchie, J. (2008). A changing of the guard. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 19(1), 3. [More Information]
  • Richters, J., deVisser, R., Rissel, C., Grulich, A., Smith, A. (2008). Demographic and Psychosocial Features of Participants in Bondage and Discipline, "Sadomasochism" or Dominance and Submission (BDSM): Data from a National Survey. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 5, 1660-1668. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Fry, D., Merom, D., Rissel, C., Dirkis, H., Balafas, A. (2008). Increasing active travel to school: Are we on the right track? A cluster randomised controlled trial from Sydney, Australia. Preventive Medicine, 47(6), 612-618. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2008). Inverse associations between cycling to work, public transport, and overweight and obesity: Findings from a population based study in Australia. Preventive Medicine, 46(1), 29-32. [More Information]
  • Bedford, K., Wallace, C., Carroll, T., Rissel, C. (2008). Pregnant smokers are receptive to smoking cessation advice and use of nicotine replacement therapy. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 48(4), 424-426. [More Information]
  • Bauman, A., O'Hara, L., Signal, L., Smith, B., Ritchie, J., Parker, E., Rissel, C. (2007). A perspective on changes in values in the profession of health promotion. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 18(1), 3-6. [More Information]
  • Voukelatos, A., Cumming, R., Lord, S., Rissel, C. (2007). A Randomized, Controlled Trial of tai chi for the Prevention of Falls: The Central Sydney tai chi Trial. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 55(8), 1185-1191. [More Information]
  • Daley, M., Rissel, C., Lloyd, B. (2007). All dressed up and no-where to go? A qualitative research study of the barriers and enablers to cycling in inner Sydney. Road and Transport Research, 16(4), 42-52.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Richters, J., Rissel, C. (2007). Associations between religiosity and sexuality in a representative sample of Australian adults. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36(1), 33-46. [More Information]
  • Booth, M., Okley, A., Denney-Wilson, E., Hardy, L., Dobbins, T., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2007). Characteristics of Travel to and from School Among Adolescents in NSW, Australia. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 43(11), 755-761. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Alperstein, G., Simpson, J. (2007). Early intervention of multiple home visits to prevent childhood obesity in a disadvantaged population: a home-based randomised controlled trial (Healthy Beginnings Trial). BMC Public Health, 7(76), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Fry, D., Rissel, C., Dirkis, H., Balafas, A., Merom, D. (2007). Factors associated with children being driven to school: implications for walk to school programs. Health Education Research, 23(2), 325-334. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2007). Health Promotion - Principles and practice in the Australian context. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(4), 388-389. [More Information]
  • Zehle, K., Wen, L., Orr, N., Rissel, C. (2007). It's not an issue at the moment: a qualitative study of mothers about childhood obesity. MCN: American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 32(1), 36-41. [More Information]
  • O'Connor, C., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Shaw, M., Quine, S. (2007). Knowledge of STIs and blood-borne viruses among Vietnamese men in metropolitan Sydney. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(5), 464-467. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Rissel, C., Phongsavan, P., Smith, B., Van Kemenade, C., Brown, W., Bauman, A. (2007). Promoting walking with pedometers in the community: the step-by-step trial. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 32(4), 290-297. [More Information]
  • de Visser, R., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Smith, A. (2007). The Impact of Sexual Coercion on Psychological, Physical, and Sexual Well-Being in a Representative Sample of Australian Women. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36(5), 676-686. [More Information]
  • de Visser, R., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Smith, A. (2007). The impact of sexual coercion on psychological, physical, and sexual well-being in a representative sample of australian women. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36(5), 676-686.
  • Wen, L., Orr, N., Rissel, C. (2007). The role of ethnicity in determining access to and acceptability of home visiting for early childhood health and wellbeing. Australian Health Review, 31(1), 132-139. [More Information]
  • Orr, N., Catsi, G., Guirguis, N., Balafas, A., Rissel, C. (2007). The use of a closed-circuit hospital television channel to promote health: the reach and appeal of RPAtv to patients and visitors. Australian Health Review, 31(4), 527-530. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Tudor-Locke, C., Bauman, A., Rissel, C. (2006). Active commuting to school among NSW primary school children: implications for public health. Health and Place, 12(4), 678-687. [More Information]
  • Richters, J., Smith, A., de Visser, R., Grulich, A., Rissel, C. (2006). Circumcision in Australia: prevalence and effects on sexual health. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 17(8), 547-554. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Garrard, J. (2006). Cycling for active transport and recreation in Australia: status review and future directions. World Transport Policy and Practice, 13, 49-63.
  • Wen, L., Orr, N., Millett, C., Rissel, C. (2006). Driving to work and overweight and obesity: findings from the 2003 New South Wales Health Survey, Australia. International Journal of Obesity, 30(5), 782-786. [More Information]
  • Telfer, B., Rissel, C., Bindon, J., Bosch, T. (2006). Encouraging cycling through a pilot cycling proficiency training program among adults in central Sydney. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 9(1-2), 151-156.
  • Zuo, Y., Norberg, M., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2006). Estimates of overweight and obesity among samples of preschool aged children in Melbourne and Sydney. Nutrition and Dietetics, 63, 179-182.
  • Bowles, H., Rissel, C., Bauman, A. (2006). Mass community cycling events: Who participates and is their behaviour influenced by participation? The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 3, 39-39. [More Information]
  • Smith, A., de Visser, R., Rissel, C. (2006). Optimizing telephone-based population sampling - a reply. Annals of Epidemiology, 16(9), 734-735.
  • Wen, L., Orr, N., Bacon, S., Rissel, C. (2006). Sampling from childcare centres and pre-schools: how representative are they? Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 30(5), 487-489.
  • O'Connor, C., Rissel, C., Wen, L., Shaw, M. (2006). Sexual Behaviour and Risk in Vietnamese Men Living in Metropolitan Sydney. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 83(2), 147-150. [More Information]
  • Richters, J., de Visser, R., Rissel, C., Smith, A. (2006). Sexual practices at last heterosexual encounter and occurrence of orgasm in a national survey. Journal of Sex Research, 43(3), 217-226.
  • Millett, C., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Grulich, A., Richters, J., Smith, A., de Visser, R. (2006). Smoking and erectile dysfunction: findings from a representative sample of Australian men. Tobacco Control, 15(2), 136-139. [More Information]
  • de Visser, R., Rissel, C., Smith, A., Richters, J. (2006). Sociodemographic correlates of selected health risk behaviors in a representative sample of Australian young people. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 13(2), 153-162.
  • Rissel, C. (2006). What price petrol? Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 17(1), 3-4. [More Information]
  • Wolfenden, L., Wiggers, J., Knight, J., Campbell, E., Rissel, C., Kerridge, R., Spigelman, A., Moore, K. (2005). A programme for reducing smoking in pre-operative surgical patients: randomised controlled trial. Anaesthesia, 60(2), 172-179. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2005). Clinicians prescribing exercise: is air pollution a hazard? Medical Journal of Australia, 183(6), 334-335. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2005). Health promotion strategies and methods (second edition). Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 29(5), 492-492.
  • Rissel, C., Telfer, B. (2005). Managing risk in a workplace bicycle pool. Journal of the Australasian College of Road Safety, 16(1), 18-24.
  • Merom, D., Rissel, C., Mahmic, A., Bauman, A. (2005). Process evaluation of the New South Wales Walk Safely to School Day. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 16(2), 100-106. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Wen, L., Orr, N., Bindon, J. (2005). Promoting active transport in a workplace setting: evaluation of a pilot study in Australia. Health Promotion International, 20(2), 123-33. [More Information]
  • Smith, A., de Visser, R., Rissel, C. (2005). Random digit dialing and directory-based samples in telephone surveys of HIV risk: a comparison from the Australian Study of Health and Relationships. Annals of Epidemiology, 15(3), 232-235. [More Information]
  • Corner, H., Rissel, C., Smith, B., Forero, R., Olatunbosun-Alakija, A., Phongsavan, P., Havea, D., et al (2005). Sexual health behaviours among Pacific Island youth in Vanuatu, Tonga and the Federated States of Micronesia. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 16(2), 144-150. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2005). The Bangkok Charter for Health Promotion in a Globalized World: what is it all about? NSW Public Health Bulletin. [More Information]
  • Chertok, M., Voukelatos, A., Sheppeard, V., Rissel, C. (2004). Comparison Of Air Pollution Exposure For Five Commuting Modes In Sydney - Car, Train, Bus, Bicycle And Walking. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 15(1), 63-67.
  • Bedford, K., Wen, L., Hua, M., Kehoe, P., Rissel, C. (2003). 'Smoke near me and I smoke too': evaluation of a smoke-free homes program in central Sydney, NSW. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 14(2), 108-113.
  • Rissel, C., Wise, M., Bauman, A. (2003). Advancing health promotion through professional development. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 14(1), 3-4.
  • Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A. (2003). Attitudes towards sex in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 118-123.
  • Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C. (2003). Autoerotic, esoteric and other sexual practices engaged in by a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 180-190.
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Voukelatos, A., Sainsbury, P. (2003). Community involvement and self-rated health status: findings from a cross-sectional survey in Central Sydney. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 14(11-12), 213-217.
  • Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C. (2003). Contraceptive practices among a representative sample of women. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 210-216.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A. (2003). Experience of condom failure among a representative sample of men. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 217-222.
  • Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A. (2003). Experiences of commercial sex in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 191-197.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A. (2003). Experiences of sexual coercion among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 198-203.
  • Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A. (2003). First experiences of vaginal intercourse and oral sex among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 131-137.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A. (2003). Heterosexual experience and recent heterosexual encounters among a represeantative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 146-154.
  • Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J. (2003). Homosexual experience and recent homosexual encounters. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 155-163.
  • Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J. (2003). Injecting and sexual risk behaviour in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 242-250.
  • Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J. (2003). Knowledge about sexually transmissible infections and blood-borne viruses in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 230-233.
  • Jochelson, T., Hua, M., Rissel, C. (2003). Knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of caregivers regarding children's exposure to environmental tobacco smoke among Arabic and Vietnamese-speaking communities in Sydney, Australia. Ethnicity and Health, 8(4), 339-351.
  • Voukelatos, A., Rissel, C., Campbell, F. (2003). Pedal cycle injuries in NSW: a comparison of data sources. Road and Transport Research, 11.
  • Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). Reflections and recommendations for future research. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 251-256.
  • Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). Reproductive experiences and reproductive health among a representative sample of women. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 204-209.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A. (2003). Safer sex and condom use among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 223-229.
  • Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A. (2003). Selected characteristics of regular sexual relationships. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 124-130.
  • Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C. (2003). Sexual and emotional satisfaction in regular relationships and preferred frequency of sex among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 171-179.
  • Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C. (2003). Sexual difficulties in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 164-170.
  • Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). Sexual identity, sexual attraction and sexual experience among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 138-145.
  • Grulich, A., Smith, A., Rissel, C., de Visser, R., Richters, J. (2003). Sexually transmissible infection and blood-borne virus history in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 234-241.
  • Rissel, C., Smith, A., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). The Australian Study of Health and Relationships: results for Central Sydney, Inner-Eastern Sydney, and New South Wales. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 14(7), 133-143.
  • Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). The rationale and methods of the Australian study of health and relationships. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 106-117.
  • Rissel, C., Boomer, M. (2002). An evaluation of a smoke free environment policy in two Sydney hospitals. Australian Health Review, , 163-168.
  • Rissel, C., Campbell, F., Ashley, B., Jackson, L. (2002). Driver road rule knowledge and attitudes towards cyclists. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 8(2), 66-69.
  • Hua, M., Rissel, C., Orr, N., Wen, L. (2002). Efffectiveness of a resource on the Australian health care system among the Sydney Chinese-speaking community. Global Health Promotion, 9(3), 98-100.
  • Rissel, C., Dirkis, H., Maloney, D., Smith, A., Quigley, R., White, D. (2002). Health promoting schools- false starts and new directions in central Sydney. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 13(2), 44-48.
  • Chen, X., Forero, R., Rissel, C., Bauman, A. (2002). New statistical methods: their role in health promotion research and evaluation practice - Part 1. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 13(2), 72-76.
  • Bresciani, E., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Alley, J., Jochelson, T. (2002). Promoting active transport: where to start? Environmental Health (Online Edition), 2(1), 55-60.
  • Muscatello, D., Rissel, C., Ward, J. (2002). Smoking restrictions in New South Wales registered clubs: Current status and factors associated with high levels of restrictions. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 13(1), 39-43.
  • Khavarpour, A., Rissel, C., Butler, C. (2001). Participation and Success Among Sydney Community Action Groups. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 7, 61-64.

Research Reports

  • Gill, T., Hector, D., Rissel, C., Trieu, K., Zhong, A., O'Hara, B., Bauman, A. (2013). Whole of government obesity prevention interventions: A Rapid Review, January 2013, (pp. 1 - 184). Sydney, Australia: The Sax Institute.

2014

  • Rissel, C., Greenaway, M., Bauman, A., Wen, L. (2014). Active travel to work in New South Wales 2005-2010, individual characteristics and association with body mass index. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 38(1), 25-29. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2014). Associations of maternal influences with outdoor play and screen time of two-year-olds: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 50(9), 680-686. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Xu, H., Simpson, J. (2014). Correlates of body mass index and overweight and obesity of children aged 2 years: Findings from the healthy beginnings trial. Obesity, 22(7), 1723-1730. [More Information]
  • Hayes, A., Lung, T., Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Howard, K. (2014). Economic Evaluation of "Healthy Beginnings" an Early Childhood Intervention to Prevent Obesity. Obesity, 22(7), 1709-1715. [More Information]
  • Titze, S., Merom, D., Rissel, C., Bauman, A. (2014). Epidemiology of cycling for exercise, recreation or sport in Australia and its contribution to health-enhancing physical activity. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 17(5), 485-490. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Delbaere, K., Cumming, R., Voukelatos, A., Rissel, C., Van Der Ploeg, H., Lord, S. (2014). Incidental and planned exercise questionnaire for seniors: validity and responsiveness. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(5), 947-954. [More Information]
  • Milat, A., King, L., Newson, R., Wolfenden, L., Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Redman, S. (2014). Increasing the scale and adoption of population health interventions: experiences and perspectives of policy makers, practitioners, and researchers. Health Research Policy and Systems, 12(1), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Wen, L., Hardy, L., Rissel, C., Simpson, J., Baur, L. (2014). Reliability and validity of a short FFQ for assessing the dietary habits of 2-5-year-old children, Sydney, Australia. Public Health Nutrition, 17(3), 498-509. [More Information]
  • Weber, D., Rissel, C., Hector, D., Wen, L. (2014). Supported playgroups as a setting for promoting physical activity of young children: Findings from a feasibility study in south-west Sydney, Australia. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 50(4), 301-305. [More Information]
  • Kite, J., Rissel, C., Greenaway, M., Williams, K. (2014). Tobacco outlet density and social disadvantage in New South Wales, Australia. Tobacco Control, 23(2), 181-182. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Petrunoff, N., Wen, L., Crane, M. (2014). Travel to work and self-reported stress: Findings from a workplace survey in south west Sydney, Australia. Journal of Transport and Health, 1(1), 50-53. [More Information]

2013

  • Merom, D., Cumming, R., Mathieu, E., Anstey, K., Rissel, C., Simpson, J., Morton, R., Cerin, E., Sherrington, C., Lord, S. (2013). Can social dancing prevent falls in older adults? a protocol of the Dance, Aging, Cognition, Economics (DAnCE) fall prevention randomised controlled trial. BMC Public Health, 13(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Petrunoff, N., Rissel, C., Wen, L., Xu, H., Meikeljohn, D., Schembri, A. (2013). Developing a hospital travel plan: process and baseline findings from a western Sydney hospital. Australian Health Review, 37(5), 579-584. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Greaves, S., Wen, L., Capon, A., Crane, M., Standen, C. (2013). Evaluating the transport, health and economic impacts of new urban cycling infrastructure in Sydney, Australia - protocol paper. BMC Public Health, 13(1), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Zander, A., Passmore, E., Mason, C., Rissel, C. (2013). Joy, Exercise, Enjoyment, Getting out: A Qualitative Study of Older People's Experience of Cycling in Sydney, Australia. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, 2013, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2013). Maternal "Junk Food" Diet During Pregnancy as a Predictor of High Birthweight: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Birth, 40(1), 46-51. [More Information]
  • Petrunoff, N., Xu, H., Rissel, C., Wen, L., Van Der Ploeg, H. (2013). Measuring Workplace Travel Behaviour: Validity and Reliability of Survey Questions. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, 2013, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V., Baur, L. (2013). Parenting style and dietary behaviour of young children: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Appetite, 71, 171-177. [More Information]
  • Milat, A., Laws, R., King, L., Newson, R., Rychetnik, L., Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Redman, S., Bennie, J. (2013). Policy and practice impacts of applied research: a case study analysis of the New South Wales Health Promotion Demonstration Research Grants Scheme 2000-2006. Health Research Policy and Systems, 11(1), 1-15. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2013). Smoking Status and Factors Associated with Smoking of First-Time Mothers During Pregnancy and Postpartum: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 17(6), 1151-1157. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Fu, H. (2013). The Effect of Active Transport, Transport Systems, and Urban Design on Population Health. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, 2013, 1-2. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2013). The Relationships Between Active Transport to Work or School and Cardiovascular Health or Body Weight: A Systematic Review. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 25(4), 298-315. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Mulley, C., Ding, M. (2013). Travel Mode and Physical Activity at Sydney University. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 10(8), 3563-3577. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Passmore, E., Mason, C., Merom, D. (2013). Two Pilot Studies of the Effect of Bicycling on Balance and Leg Strength among Older Adults. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, 2013, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Laws, R., King, L., Hardy, L., Milat, A., Rissel, C., Newson, R., Rychetnik, L., Bauman, A. (2013). Utilization of a population health survey in policy and practice: a case study. Health Research Policy and Systems, 11(1), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Mulley, C., Tyson, R., McCue, P., Rissel, C., Munro, C. (2013). Valuing active travel: Including the health benefits of sustainable transport in transportation appraisal frameworks. Research in Transportation Business & Management, 7, 27-34. [More Information]
  • Gill, T., Hector, D., Rissel, C., Trieu, K., Zhong, A., O'Hara, B., Bauman, A. (2013). Whole of government obesity prevention interventions: A Rapid Review, January 2013, (pp. 1 - 184). Sydney, Australia: The Sax Institute.

2012

  • Bauman, A., Merom, D., Rissel, C. (2012). "Where have all the bicycles gone?" Are bicycle sales in Australia translated into health-enhancing levels of bicycle usage? Preventive Medicine, 54(2), 145-147. [More Information]
  • Crawford, B., Rissel, C., Yamazaki, R., Franke, E., Amanatidis, S., Ravulo, J., Bindon, J., Torvaldsen, S. (2012). 'It's good to have wheels!' Perceptions of cycling among homeless young people in Sydney, Australia. Youth Studies Australia, 31(4), 55-63.
  • Gillham, C., Rissel, C. (2012). Australian per capita cycling participation in 1985/86 and 2011. World Transport Policy and Practice, 18(3), 5-12.
  • Rissel, C., Wen, L. (2012). Author reply. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(1), 77-77. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2012). Awareness of Breastfeeding Recommendations and Duration of Breastfeeding: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Breastfeeding Medicine, 7(4), 223-229. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Flood, V. (2012). Effectiveness of home based early intervention on children's BMI at age 2: randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 344(Issue 7865), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Flood, V. (2012). Effectiveness of home based early intervention on children's BMI at age 2: randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 344, 1-11. [More Information]
  • Dean, C., Rissel, C., Sherrington, C., Sharkey, M., Cumming, R., Lord, S., Barker, R., Kirkham, C., O'Rourke, S. (2012). Exercise to Enhance Mobility and Prevent Falls After Stroke: The Community Stroke Club Randomized Trial. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 26(9), 1046-1057. [More Information]
  • Poulos, R., Hatfield, J., Rissel, C., Grzebieta, R., McIntosh, A. (2012). Exposure-based cycling crash, near miss and injury rates: The Safer Cycling Prospective Cohort Study protocol. Injury Prevention, 18(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Laws, R., Vita, P., Venugopal, K., Rissel, C., Davies, D., Colagiuri, S. (2012). Factors influencing participant enrolment in a diabetes prevention program in general practice: lessons from the Sydney diabetes prevention program. BMC Public Health, 12, 1-9. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V., Simpson, J., Hayes, A., Hardy, L., Wardle, K. (2012). Healthy Beginnings Trial Phase 2 study: Follow-up and cost-effectiveness analysis. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 33(2), 396-401. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Curac, N., Greenaway, M., Bauman, A. (2012). Physical Activity Associated with Public Transport Use-A Review and Modelling of Potential Benefits. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 9(7), 2454-2478. [More Information]
  • Tiedemann, A., Sherrington, C., Dean, C., Rissel, C., Lord, S., Kirkham, C., O'Rourke, S. (2012). Predictors of adherence to a structured exercise program and physical activity participation in community dwellers after stroke. Stroke Research and Treatment, 2012, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Laws, R., St George, A., Hector, D., Milat, A., Baur, L. (2012). Research to practice: application of an evidence-building framework to a childhood obesity prevention initiative in New South Wales. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(1), 16-24. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Reinten, T., Wen, L., Hardy, L. (2012). Soft drink consumption and obesity in NSW school students. Medical Journal of Australia, 196(3), 171-172. [More Information]
  • Chau, J., Merom, D., Grunseit, A., Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Van Der Ploeg, H. (2012). Temporal trends in non-occupational sedentary behaviours from Australian Time Use Surveys 1992, 1997 and 2006. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 9(19 June 2012), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Milat, A., King, L., Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Redman, S. (2012). The case for funding more intervention research in public health - policy maker and researcher perspectives. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 36(6), 582-583. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2012). The impact of compulsory cycle helmet legislation on cyclist head injuries in New South Wales, Australia: a rejoinder. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 45, 107-109. [More Information]
  • Kelly, A., Arjunan, P., Van Der Ploeg, H., Rissel, C., Borg, J., Wen, L. (2012). The implementation of a pilot playground markings project in four Australian primary schools. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(3), 183-187. [More Information]
  • Perez, D., Grunseit, A., Rissel, C., Kite, J., Cotter, T., Dunlop, S., Bauman, A. (2012). Tobacco promotion 'below-the-line': Exposure among adolescents and young adults in NSW, Australia. BMC Public Health, 12(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Rychetnik, L., Bauman, A., Laws, R., King, L., Rissel, C., Nutbeam, D., Colagiuri, S., Caterson, I. (2012). Translating research for evidence-based public health: key concepts and future directions. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 66(12), 1187-1192. [More Information]
  • Phongsavan, P., Rissel, C., King, L., Bauman, A. (2012). Whole of society approaches to preventing obesity and diabetes. In Louise A. Baur, Stephen M. Twigg, Roger S.Magnusson (Eds.), A Modern Epidemic: Expert Perspectives on Obesity and Diabetes, (pp. 245-259). Sydney, Australia: Sydney University Press.

2011

  • Merom, D., Rissel, C., Reinten, T., Hardy, L. (2011). Changes in active travel of school children from 2004 to 2010 in New South Wales, Australia. Preventive Medicine, 53(6), 408-410. [More Information]
  • Bauman, A., Titze, S., Rissel, C., Oja, P. (2011). Changing gears: bicycling as the panacea for physical inactivity? British Journal of Sports Medicine, 45(10), 761-762. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Piper, T., Wen, L. (2011). Do first time mothers need a guideline for maximum periods of sitting or being sedentary? Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(3), 239-239.
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Flood, V. (2011). Effectiveness of an early intervention on infant feeding practices and "tummy time": a randomized controlled trial. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 165(8), 701-707. [More Information]
  • Weber, D., Janson, A., Nolan, M., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2011). Female employees' perceptions of organisational support for breastfeeding at work: findings from an Australian health service workplace. International Breastfeeding Journal, 6(1), Article 19 - 1-Article 19 - 7. [More Information]
  • Devine, E., Handmer, M., Bedford, K., Rissel, C., Low, E. (2011). Lessons learnt from a pilot bicycle program with community mental health service consumers. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(3), 240-240.
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Simpson, J., Lee, E., Baur, L. (2011). Maternal smoking, weight status and dietary behaviours during pregnancy: Findings from first-time mothers in south-west Sydney, Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 51(1), 31-37. [More Information]
  • Daley, M., Rissel, C. (2011). Perspectives and images of cycling as a barrier or facilitator of cycling. Transport Policy, 18(1), 211-216.
  • Voukelatos, A., Merom, D., Rissel, C., Sherrington, C., Watson, W., Waller, K. (2011). The effect of walking on falls in older people: the 'Easy Steps to Health' randomized controlled trial study protocol. BMC Public Health, 11, Article 888-(9pp). [More Information]
  • Dirkis, H., Ng, H., Rissel, C. (2011). The effectiveness of school travel access guides (TAGs). Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(1), 77-77. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Wen, L. (2011). The possible effect on frequency of cycling if mandatory bicycle helmet legislation was repealed in Sydney, Australia: a cross sectional survey. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(3), 178-183.
  • Rissel, C., Martin, P. (2011). Trends in head injuries and helmet use in cyclists at an inner-city major trauma centre, 1991-2010. Medical Journal of Australia, 194(4), 215-216. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Baur, L., Lee, E., Simpson, J. (2011). Who is NOT likely to access the Internet for health information? Findings from first-time mothers in southwest Sydney, Australia. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 80(6), 406-411. [More Information]
  • Hess, I., Borg, J., Rissel, C. (2011). Workplace nutrition and physical activity promotion at Liverpool Hospital. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 22(1), 44-50. [More Information]

2010

  • Wen, L., Van Der Ploeg, H., Kite, J., Cashmore, A., Rissel, C. (2010). A validation study of assessing physical activity and sedentary behavior in children aged 3 to 5 years. Pediatric Exercise Science, 22(3), 408-420. [More Information]
  • Capon, A., Rissel, C. (2010). Chronic disease and climate change: understanding co-benefits and their policy implications. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 21, 109-113. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Merom, D., Bauman, A., Garrard, J., Wen, L., New, C. (2010). Current Cycling, Bicycle Path Use, and Willingness to Cycle More - Findings From a Community Survey of Cycling in Southwest Sydney, Australia. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 7(2), 267-272. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Flood, V., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2010). Dietary behaviours during pregnancy: findings from first-time mothers in southwest Sydney, Australia. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 7(13), 13-1-13-7. [More Information]
  • Miskell, S., Xu, W., Rissel, C. (2010). Encouraging community cycling and physical activity: a user survey of a community bicycle loan scheme. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(2), 153-154. [More Information]
  • Perusco, A., Poder, N., Mohsin, M., Rikard-Bell, G., Rissel, C., Williams, M., Hua, M., Millen, E., Sabry, M., Guirguis, S. (2010). Evaluation of a comprehensive tobacco control project targeting Arabic-speakers residing in south west Sydney, Australia. Health Promotion International, 25(2), 153-165. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Simpson, J., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V. (2010). Family Functioning and Obesity Risk Behaviors: Implications for Early Obesity Intervention. Obesity, , 1-7. [More Information]
  • Fry, D., Gleeson, S., Rissel, C. (2010). Health promotion and secondary prevention: Response to Milat, O'Hara and Develin. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(2), 86-91.
  • Fry, D., Gleeson, S., Rissel, C. (2010). Health promotion and secondary prevention: response to Milat, O'Hara and Develin. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(2), 86-91. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Kite, J., Rissel, C. (2010). Is there a role for workplaces in reducing employees' driving to work? Findings from a cross-sectional survey from inner-west Sydney, Australia. BMC Public Health, 10, 50-1-50-6. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C. (2010). Mothers' awareness of their weight status and concern about their children being overweight: findings from first-time mothers in south-west Sydney. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 34(3), 293-297. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Bonfiglioli, C., Emilsen, A., Smith, B. (2010). Representations of cycling in metropolitan newspapers - changes over time and differences between Sydney and Melbourne, Australia. BMC Public Health, 10, 371-1-371-8. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Lee, E. (2010). Smoke-free home status and parents' smoking status among first-time mothers. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 34(5), 532-533. [More Information]
  • Borg, J., Merom, D., Rissel, C. (2010). Staff walking program: a quasi-experimental trial of maintenance newsletters to maintain walking following a pedometer program. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(1), 26-32. [More Information]
  • Askie, L., Baur, L., Campbell, K., Daniels, L., Hesketh, K., Magarey, A., Mihrshahi, S., Rissel, C., Simes, R., Taylor, B., Voysey, M., et al (2010). The Early Prevention of Obesity in CHildren (EPOCH) Collaboration - an Individual Patient Data Prospective Meta-Analysis. BMC Public Health, 10, 728-1-728-8. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., New, C., Wen, L., Merom, D., Bauman, A., Garrard, J. (2010). The effectiveness of community-based cycling promotion: findings from the Cycling Connecting Communities project in Sydney, Australia. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 7(8), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Merom, D., Rissel, C., Simpson, J. (2010). Weight status, modes of travel to school and screen time: a cross-sectional survey of children aged 10-13 years in Sydney. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 21(1), 57-63. [More Information]
  • Wardle, K., Murphy, D., Ireland, L., Holbeck, C., Davidson, C., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2010). What We Learnt – Recruiting Prenatal Mothers to an RCT Addressing the Prevention of Overweight in Early Childhood? Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing, 28(2), 41-45.

2009

  • Rissel, C. (2009). Active travel: a climate change mitigation strategy with co-benefits for health. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 20, 10-13. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Bauman, A., Phongsavan, P., Cerin, E., Kassis, M., Brown, W., Smith, B., Rissel, C. (2009). Can a Motivational Intervention Overcome an Unsupportive Environment for Walking-Findings from the Step-by-Step Study. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 38(2), 137-146. [More Information]
  • Bauman, A., Rissel, C. (2009). Cycling and health: an opportunity for positive change? Medical Journal of Australia. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., De Domenico, M., Elliott, D., Bindon, J., Rissel, C. (2009). Evaluation of a feasibility study addressing risk factors for childhood obesity through home visits. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 45(10), 577-581. [More Information]
  • Dean, C., Rissel, C., Sharkey, M., Sherrington, C., Cumming, R., Barker, R., Lord, S., O'Rourke, S., Kirkham, C. (2009). Exercise intervention to prevent falls and enhance mobility in community dwellers after stroke: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMC Neurology, 9(38), 38-1-38-6. [More Information]
  • Hua, M., Rissel, C. (2009). Health Promotion and Health Education for a Multicultural Community. In S. Jirojwong & P. Liamputtong (Eds.), Population Health, Communities and Health Promotion, (pp. 232-250). Melbourne: Oxford University Press.
  • Bindon, J., Headley, E., Rissel, C., Wade, V. (2009). Improving the health and well-being of an urban Aboriginal men's group through a cycling promotion program. Aboriginal and Islander health worker journal, 33, 4.
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Alperstein, G., Simpson, J. (2009). Intention to breastfeed and awareness of health recommendations: findings from first-time mothers in southwest Sydney, Australia. International Breastfeeding Journal, 4, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Kite, J., Merom, D., Rissel, C. (2009). Time spent playing outdoors after school and its relationship with independent mobility: a cross-sectional survey of children aged 10-12 years in Sydney, Australia. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 6(15), 1-8. [More Information]

2008

  • Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Ritchie, J. (2008). A changing of the guard. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 19(1), 3. [More Information]
  • Richters, J., deVisser, R., Rissel, C., Grulich, A., Smith, A. (2008). Demographic and Psychosocial Features of Participants in Bondage and Discipline, "Sadomasochism" or Dominance and Submission (BDSM): Data from a National Survey. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 5, 1660-1668. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Fry, D., Merom, D., Rissel, C., Dirkis, H., Balafas, A. (2008). Increasing active travel to school: Are we on the right track? A cluster randomised controlled trial from Sydney, Australia. Preventive Medicine, 47(6), 612-618. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2008). Inverse associations between cycling to work, public transport, and overweight and obesity: Findings from a population based study in Australia. Preventive Medicine, 46(1), 29-32. [More Information]
  • Bedford, K., Wallace, C., Carroll, T., Rissel, C. (2008). Pregnant smokers are receptive to smoking cessation advice and use of nicotine replacement therapy. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 48(4), 424-426. [More Information]

2007

  • Bauman, A., O'Hara, L., Signal, L., Smith, B., Ritchie, J., Parker, E., Rissel, C. (2007). A perspective on changes in values in the profession of health promotion. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 18(1), 3-6. [More Information]
  • Voukelatos, A., Cumming, R., Lord, S., Rissel, C. (2007). A Randomized, Controlled Trial of tai chi for the Prevention of Falls: The Central Sydney tai chi Trial. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 55(8), 1185-1191. [More Information]
  • Daley, M., Rissel, C., Lloyd, B. (2007). All dressed up and no-where to go? A qualitative research study of the barriers and enablers to cycling in inner Sydney. Road and Transport Research, 16(4), 42-52.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Richters, J., Rissel, C. (2007). Associations between religiosity and sexuality in a representative sample of Australian adults. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36(1), 33-46. [More Information]
  • Booth, M., Okley, A., Denney-Wilson, E., Hardy, L., Dobbins, T., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2007). Characteristics of Travel to and from School Among Adolescents in NSW, Australia. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 43(11), 755-761. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Alperstein, G., Simpson, J. (2007). Early intervention of multiple home visits to prevent childhood obesity in a disadvantaged population: a home-based randomised controlled trial (Healthy Beginnings Trial). BMC Public Health, 7(76), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Fry, D., Rissel, C., Dirkis, H., Balafas, A., Merom, D. (2007). Factors associated with children being driven to school: implications for walk to school programs. Health Education Research, 23(2), 325-334. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2007). Health Promotion - Principles and practice in the Australian context. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(4), 388-389. [More Information]
  • Zehle, K., Wen, L., Orr, N., Rissel, C. (2007). It's not an issue at the moment: a qualitative study of mothers about childhood obesity. MCN: American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 32(1), 36-41. [More Information]
  • O'Connor, C., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Shaw, M., Quine, S. (2007). Knowledge of STIs and blood-borne viruses among Vietnamese men in metropolitan Sydney. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(5), 464-467. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Rissel, C., Phongsavan, P., Smith, B., Van Kemenade, C., Brown, W., Bauman, A. (2007). Promoting walking with pedometers in the community: the step-by-step trial. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 32(4), 290-297. [More Information]
  • de Visser, R., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Smith, A. (2007). The Impact of Sexual Coercion on Psychological, Physical, and Sexual Well-Being in a Representative Sample of Australian Women. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36(5), 676-686. [More Information]
  • de Visser, R., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Smith, A. (2007). The impact of sexual coercion on psychological, physical, and sexual well-being in a representative sample of australian women. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36(5), 676-686.
  • Wen, L., Orr, N., Rissel, C. (2007). The role of ethnicity in determining access to and acceptability of home visiting for early childhood health and wellbeing. Australian Health Review, 31(1), 132-139. [More Information]
  • Orr, N., Catsi, G., Guirguis, N., Balafas, A., Rissel, C. (2007). The use of a closed-circuit hospital television channel to promote health: the reach and appeal of RPAtv to patients and visitors. Australian Health Review, 31(4), 527-530. [More Information]

2006

  • Merom, D., Tudor-Locke, C., Bauman, A., Rissel, C. (2006). Active commuting to school among NSW primary school children: implications for public health. Health and Place, 12(4), 678-687. [More Information]
  • Richters, J., Smith, A., de Visser, R., Grulich, A., Rissel, C. (2006). Circumcision in Australia: prevalence and effects on sexual health. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 17(8), 547-554. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Garrard, J. (2006). Cycling for active transport and recreation in Australia: status review and future directions. World Transport Policy and Practice, 13, 49-63.
  • Wen, L., Orr, N., Millett, C., Rissel, C. (2006). Driving to work and overweight and obesity: findings from the 2003 New South Wales Health Survey, Australia. International Journal of Obesity, 30(5), 782-786. [More Information]
  • Telfer, B., Rissel, C., Bindon, J., Bosch, T. (2006). Encouraging cycling through a pilot cycling proficiency training program among adults in central Sydney. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 9(1-2), 151-156.
  • Zuo, Y., Norberg, M., Wen, L., Rissel, C. (2006). Estimates of overweight and obesity among samples of preschool aged children in Melbourne and Sydney. Nutrition and Dietetics, 63, 179-182.
  • Bowles, H., Rissel, C., Bauman, A. (2006). Mass community cycling events: Who participates and is their behaviour influenced by participation? The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 3, 39-39. [More Information]
  • Smith, A., de Visser, R., Rissel, C. (2006). Optimizing telephone-based population sampling - a reply. Annals of Epidemiology, 16(9), 734-735.
  • Wen, L., Orr, N., Bacon, S., Rissel, C. (2006). Sampling from childcare centres and pre-schools: how representative are they? Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 30(5), 487-489.
  • O'Connor, C., Rissel, C., Wen, L., Shaw, M. (2006). Sexual Behaviour and Risk in Vietnamese Men Living in Metropolitan Sydney. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 83(2), 147-150. [More Information]
  • Richters, J., de Visser, R., Rissel, C., Smith, A. (2006). Sexual practices at last heterosexual encounter and occurrence of orgasm in a national survey. Journal of Sex Research, 43(3), 217-226.
  • Millett, C., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Grulich, A., Richters, J., Smith, A., de Visser, R. (2006). Smoking and erectile dysfunction: findings from a representative sample of Australian men. Tobacco Control, 15(2), 136-139. [More Information]
  • de Visser, R., Rissel, C., Smith, A., Richters, J. (2006). Sociodemographic correlates of selected health risk behaviors in a representative sample of Australian young people. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 13(2), 153-162.
  • Rissel, C. (2006). What price petrol? Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 17(1), 3-4. [More Information]

2005

  • Wolfenden, L., Wiggers, J., Knight, J., Campbell, E., Rissel, C., Kerridge, R., Spigelman, A., Moore, K. (2005). A programme for reducing smoking in pre-operative surgical patients: randomised controlled trial. Anaesthesia, 60(2), 172-179. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2005). Clinicians prescribing exercise: is air pollution a hazard? Medical Journal of Australia, 183(6), 334-335. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2005). Health promotion strategies and methods (second edition). Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 29(5), 492-492.
  • Rissel, C., Telfer, B. (2005). Managing risk in a workplace bicycle pool. Journal of the Australasian College of Road Safety, 16(1), 18-24.
  • Merom, D., Rissel, C., Mahmic, A., Bauman, A. (2005). Process evaluation of the New South Wales Walk Safely to School Day. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 16(2), 100-106. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C., Wen, L., Orr, N., Bindon, J. (2005). Promoting active transport in a workplace setting: evaluation of a pilot study in Australia. Health Promotion International, 20(2), 123-33. [More Information]
  • Smith, A., de Visser, R., Rissel, C. (2005). Random digit dialing and directory-based samples in telephone surveys of HIV risk: a comparison from the Australian Study of Health and Relationships. Annals of Epidemiology, 15(3), 232-235. [More Information]
  • Corner, H., Rissel, C., Smith, B., Forero, R., Olatunbosun-Alakija, A., Phongsavan, P., Havea, D., et al (2005). Sexual health behaviours among Pacific Island youth in Vanuatu, Tonga and the Federated States of Micronesia. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 16(2), 144-150. [More Information]
  • Rissel, C. (2005). The Bangkok Charter for Health Promotion in a Globalized World: what is it all about? NSW Public Health Bulletin. [More Information]

2004

  • Chertok, M., Voukelatos, A., Sheppeard, V., Rissel, C. (2004). Comparison Of Air Pollution Exposure For Five Commuting Modes In Sydney - Car, Train, Bus, Bicycle And Walking. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 15(1), 63-67.

2003

  • Bedford, K., Wen, L., Hua, M., Kehoe, P., Rissel, C. (2003). 'Smoke near me and I smoke too': evaluation of a smoke-free homes program in central Sydney, NSW. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 14(2), 108-113.
  • Rissel, C., Wise, M., Bauman, A. (2003). Advancing health promotion through professional development. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 14(1), 3-4.
  • Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A. (2003). Attitudes towards sex in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 118-123.
  • Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C. (2003). Autoerotic, esoteric and other sexual practices engaged in by a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 180-190.
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Voukelatos, A., Sainsbury, P. (2003). Community involvement and self-rated health status: findings from a cross-sectional survey in Central Sydney. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 14(11-12), 213-217.
  • Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C. (2003). Contraceptive practices among a representative sample of women. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 210-216.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A. (2003). Experience of condom failure among a representative sample of men. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 217-222.
  • Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A. (2003). Experiences of commercial sex in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 191-197.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A. (2003). Experiences of sexual coercion among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 198-203.
  • Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A. (2003). First experiences of vaginal intercourse and oral sex among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 131-137.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A. (2003). Heterosexual experience and recent heterosexual encounters among a represeantative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 146-154.
  • Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J. (2003). Homosexual experience and recent homosexual encounters. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 155-163.
  • Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J. (2003). Injecting and sexual risk behaviour in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 242-250.
  • Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J. (2003). Knowledge about sexually transmissible infections and blood-borne viruses in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 230-233.
  • Jochelson, T., Hua, M., Rissel, C. (2003). Knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of caregivers regarding children's exposure to environmental tobacco smoke among Arabic and Vietnamese-speaking communities in Sydney, Australia. Ethnicity and Health, 8(4), 339-351.
  • Voukelatos, A., Rissel, C., Campbell, F. (2003). Pedal cycle injuries in NSW: a comparison of data sources. Road and Transport Research, 11.
  • Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). Reflections and recommendations for future research. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 251-256.
  • Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). Reproductive experiences and reproductive health among a representative sample of women. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 204-209.
  • de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A. (2003). Safer sex and condom use among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 223-229.
  • Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A. (2003). Selected characteristics of regular sexual relationships. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 124-130.
  • Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C. (2003). Sexual and emotional satisfaction in regular relationships and preferred frequency of sex among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 171-179.
  • Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R., Smith, A., Rissel, C. (2003). Sexual difficulties in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 164-170.
  • Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). Sexual identity, sexual attraction and sexual experience among a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 138-145.
  • Grulich, A., Smith, A., Rissel, C., de Visser, R., Richters, J. (2003). Sexually transmissible infection and blood-borne virus history in a representative sample of adults. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 234-241.
  • Rissel, C., Smith, A., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). The Australian Study of Health and Relationships: results for Central Sydney, Inner-Eastern Sydney, and New South Wales. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 14(7), 133-143.
  • Smith, A., Rissel, C., Richters, J., Grulich, A., de Visser, R. (2003). The rationale and methods of the Australian study of health and relationships. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(2), 106-117.

2002

  • Rissel, C., Boomer, M. (2002). An evaluation of a smoke free environment policy in two Sydney hospitals. Australian Health Review, , 163-168.
  • Rissel, C., Campbell, F., Ashley, B., Jackson, L. (2002). Driver road rule knowledge and attitudes towards cyclists. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 8(2), 66-69.
  • Hua, M., Rissel, C., Orr, N., Wen, L. (2002). Efffectiveness of a resource on the Australian health care system among the Sydney Chinese-speaking community. Global Health Promotion, 9(3), 98-100.
  • Rissel, C., Dirkis, H., Maloney, D., Smith, A., Quigley, R., White, D. (2002). Health promoting schools- false starts and new directions in central Sydney. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 13(2), 44-48.
  • Chen, X., Forero, R., Rissel, C., Bauman, A. (2002). New statistical methods: their role in health promotion research and evaluation practice - Part 1. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 13(2), 72-76.
  • Bresciani, E., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Alley, J., Jochelson, T. (2002). Promoting active transport: where to start? Environmental Health (Online Edition), 2(1), 55-60.
  • Muscatello, D., Rissel, C., Ward, J. (2002). Smoking restrictions in New South Wales registered clubs: Current status and factors associated with high levels of restrictions. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 13(1), 39-43.

2001

  • Khavarpour, A., Rissel, C., Butler, C. (2001). Participation and Success Among Sydney Community Action Groups. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 7, 61-64.

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