Publications list for Professor Chris Rissel

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

2014

   
  • 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. [Abstract]

2013

   
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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, 423035. [Abstract]
  • 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), 963. [Abstract]
  • Rissel, C., Mulley, C., Ding, D. (2013), Travel mode and physical activity at sydney university. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 10(8), 3563-3577. [Abstract]
  • 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, 457159. [Abstract]
  • 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), 477. [Abstract]
  • 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, 5. [Abstract]
  • 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, 4. [Abstract]
  • 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, 686412. [Abstract]
  • 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, 547453. [Abstract]

2012

   
  • 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. , 582-583. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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 & Community Health. 66(12), 1187-1192. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • Rissel, C., Laws, R., St George, A., Hector, D., Milat, A., Baur, L. (2012), Research to practice: application of an evidencebuilding framework to a childhood obesity prevention initiative in New South Wales. Health Promotion Journal of Australia. 23(1), 16-24. [Abstract]
  • Rissel, C. (2012), Author reply. Health Promotion Journal of Australia. , 77. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • Rissel, C., Reinten-Reynolds, T., Wen, L., Hardy, L. (2012), Soft drink consumption and obesity in NSW school students. Medical Journal of Australia. , 171-172. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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), e1. [Abstract]
  • 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, 822. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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), 8-12.
  • Phongsavan, P., Rissel, C., King, L., Bauman, A. (2012), Whole society approaches to preventing obesity and diabetes. In: A Modern Epidemic. (pp.245-263).Australia: Sydney University Press.
  • 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. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 9(1), 76. [Abstract]
  • 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), 429. [Abstract]
  • 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 (Clinical research ed.). 344, e3732. [Abstract]
  • 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, 136525. [Abstract]

2011

   
  • Meron, D., Rissel, C., Reinten-Reynolds, 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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), 761-2. [Abstract]
  • 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), 406-11. [Abstract]
  • Wen, L., Simpson, J., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V. (2011), Family Functioning and Obesity Risk Behaviors: Implications for Early Obesity Intervention. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 19(0), 1252-1258. [Abstract]
  • Dirkis, H., Ng, H., Rissel, C. (2011), The effectiveness of school travel access guides (TAGs). Health Promotion Journal of Australia. , 77. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • Rissel, C., Martin, P. (2011), Trends in head injuries and helmet use in cyclists at an inner-city major trauma centre, 1991-2010. The Medical Journal of Australia. , 215-216. [Abstract]
  • 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 & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 51(1), 31-37. [Abstract]
  • 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, 888. [Abstract]
  • Daley, M., Rissel, C. (2011), Perspectives and images of cycling as a barrier or facilitator of cycling. Transport Policy. 18(1), 211-216.
  • 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.
  • 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., 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.
  • 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), 19. [Abstract]

2010

   
  • 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. , 532-533. [Abstract]
  • 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. , 153-154. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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), 153-65. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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 & Health. 7(2), 267-272. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • Askie, L., Baur, L., Campbell, K., Daniels, L., Hesketh, K., Magarey, A., Mihrshahi, S., Rissel, C., Simes, J., Taylor, B., Taylor, R., Voysey, M., Wen, L. (2010), The Early Prevention of Obesity in CHildren (EPOCH) Collaboration - an Individual Patient Data Prospective Meta-Analysis. BMC Public Health. 10, 728. [Abstract]
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • Capon, A., Rissel, C. (2010), Chronic disease and climate change: understanding co-benefits and their policy implications. New South Wales Public Health Bulletin. 21(5-6), 109-113. [Abstract]
  • 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(1), 8. [Abstract]
  • 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 and early childhood?. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing. 28(2), 41-45.
  • 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. [Abstract]

2009

   
  • 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. [Abstract]
  • 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 : a publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine. 38(2), 137-46. [Abstract]
  • Bauman, A., Rissel, C. (2009), Cycling and health: an opportunity for positive change?. The Medical Journal of Australia. 190, 347-348. [Abstract]
  • 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, 9. [Abstract]
  • 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(0), 15. [Abstract]
  • Rissel, C. (2009), Active travel: a climate change mitigation strategy with co-benefits for health. New South Wales Public Health Bulletin. 20(1-2), 10-13. [Abstract]
  • 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.
  • 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(0), 38. [Abstract]
  • Hua, M., Rissel, C. (2009), Health Promotion and Health Education for a Multicultural Community. In: Population Health, Communities and Health Promotion. (pp.232-250).Australia: Oxford University Press.

2008

   
  • 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), 612-8. [Abstract]
  • Bedford, K., Wallace, C., Carroll, T., Rissel, C. (2008), Pregnant smokers are receptive to smoking cessation advice and use of nicotine replacement therapy. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 48(4), 424-426. [Abstract]
  • Richters, J., de Visser, 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. The journal of sexual medicine. 5(7), 1660-8. [Abstract]
  • Wen, L., Fry, D., Rissel, C., Dirkis, H., Balafas, A., Merom, D. (2008), Factors associated with children being driven to school: implications for walk to school programs. Health education research. 23(0), 325-34. [Abstract]
  • Rissel, C., Bauman, A., Ritchie, J. (2008), A changing of the guard. Health promotion journal of Australia : official journal of Australian Association of Health Promotion Professionals. 19(1), 3. [Abstract]
  • Ming 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. [Abstract]