Professor Ashley R Cooper

B.Sc.(Bristol), Ph.D.(Lond.), MSc

  • BS8 1TZ

19962020

Research output per year

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Research Output

2009

Physical fitness in relation to transport to school in adolescents: the Danish youth and sports study

Andersen, LB., Lawlor, DA., Cooper, AR., Froberg, K. & Anderssen, LB., Jun 2009, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2008
49 Citations (Scopus)
49 Citations (Scopus)

Development of the Dietary protocol for use in the intense dietary treatment arms of Early ACTivity in Diabetes (Early ACTID) Study (Poster)

Gorton, J. G., Paxton, E. C., Sainsbury, S., Fitzsimons, KJ., Cooper, A. R. & Andrews, R. C., 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

Longitudinal associations of cycling to school with adolescent fitness

Cooper, AR., Wedderkopp, N., Jago, RP., Kristensen, PL., Moller, NC., Froberg, K., Page, AS. & Anderson, LB., Sep 2008, In : Preventive Medicine. 47 (3), p. 324 - 328 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

88 Citations (Scopus)

Physical activity and prevention of type 2 diabetes

Gill, JMR. & Cooper, AR., 2008, In : Sports Medicine. 38 (10), p. 807 - 824 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

136 Citations (Scopus)

Six-year change in youth physical activity and effect on fasting insulin and HOMA-IR

Jago, R. P., Wedderkopp, N., Kristensen, P. L., Moller, N. C., Andersen, L. B., Cooper, A. R. & Froberg, K., Oct 2008, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 35, 6, p. 554-660 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

73 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of a home-based walking program on risk factors for coronary heart disease in hypercholeserolaemic men. A randomized controlled trial

Coghill, N. & Cooper, A. R., Jun 2008, In : Preventive Medicine. 46, 6, p. 545 - 551 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

13 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Low cardio-respiratory fitness is a strong predictor for clustering of cardiovascular disease risk factors in children independent of country, age and sex

Anderssen, SA., Cooper, AR., Riddoch, C., Sardinha, LB., Harro, M., Brage, S. & Anderssen, LB., 2007, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation. 14, p. 526 - 531 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Physical activity levels in adults with congenital heart disease

Dua, JS., Cooper, AR., Fox, KR. & Stuart, AG., Apr 2007, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation. 14 (2), p. 287 - 293 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

60 Citations (Scopus)

The association between nocturnal sleep duration, body fatness and dietary intake in Greek women

Rontoyanni, V., Baic, S. & Cooper, A. R., Nov 2007, In : Nutrition. 23 (11), p. 773 - 777 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

36 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Active travel to school and cardiovascular fitness in Danish children and adolescents

Cooper, AR., Wedderkopp, N., Wang, H., Andersen, LB., Froberg, K. & Page, AS., Oct 2006, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 38 (10), p. 1724 - 1731 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

176 Citations (Scopus)
13 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Development and testing of a computerised 24-h recall questionnaire measuring fruit and snack consumption among 9-11 year olds

Moore, L., Tapper, K., Dennehy, AM. & Cooper, AR., Jul 2005, In : European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 59 (7), p. 809 - 816 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

23 Citations (Scopus)

Is exercise training beneficial in adults with congenital heart disease?

Dua, JS., Cooper, AR., Fox, KR. & Stuart, G., May 2005, In : Heart. 91, 1 p., A33.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Is exercise training beneficial in adults with congenital heart disease?

Dua, J. S., Stuart, G., Cooper, AR. & Fox, KR., 1 Feb 2005, In : Heart. 91, Suppl 1, 1 p., 100.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Physical activity and the environment

Cooper, AR. & Page, AS., 2005, Childhood obesity: Strategies for Prevention. Society for the Study of Human Biology Symposia: series 45. Cameron, N., Norgan, NG. & Ellison, GTH. (eds.). Taylor & Francis Group, p. 119 - 134 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Physical activity levels of children who walk, cycle, or are driven to school

Cooper, AR., Andersen, L-B., Wedderkopp, N., Page, AS. & Froberg, K., Oct 2005, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 29 (3), p. 179 - 184 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

282 Citations (Scopus)

Physical activity patterns in non-obese and obese children assessed using minute-by-minute accelerometry

Page, AS., Cooper, AR., Stamatakis, E., Foster, LJ., Crowne, EC., Sabin, MA. & Shield, JPH., Sep 2005, In : International Journal of Obesity. 29 (9), p. 1070 - 1076 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

110 Citations (Scopus)

Physical fitness as a predictor of cardiovascular disease risk factors in 6- to 7- year old Danish children: The Copenhagen School Child Intervention Study

Hansen, SE., Hasselstrom, H., Gronfeldt, V., Froberg, K., Cooper, AR. & Andersen, LB., 2005, In : Pediatric Exercise Science. 17, p. 55 - 64 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

28 Citations (Scopus)

The broader impact of walking to school among adolescents: seven day accelerometry based study

Alexander, LM., Inchley, J., Todd, J., Cooper, AR. & Currie, C., 2005, In : BMJ. 331, p. 1061 - 1062 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

106 Citations (Scopus)

The European Youth Heart Study - Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Children: Rationale, Aims, Study Design and Validation Methods

Riddoch, CJ., Edwards, D., Page, AS., Froberg, K., Anderssen, SA., Wedderkopp, N., Brage, S., Cooper, AR., Sardinha, LB., Harro, M., Heggebo, LK., van Mechelen, W., Boreham, C., Ekelund, U., Andersen, LB. & European Health Study, T., 2005, In : Journal of Physical Activity & Health. 2, p. 115 - 129

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2004

Associations between objectively assessed physical activity and indicators of body fatness in 9-10 year old European children: a population- based study from 4 distinct regions in Europe (the European Youth Heart Study)

Ekelund, U., Sardinha, LB., Anderssen, SA., Harro, M., Franks, PW., Brage, S., Cooper, AR., Andersen, LB., Riddoch, CJ. & Froberg, K., 2004, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 80, p. 584 - 590

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

306 Citations (Scopus)

Physical Activity Levels and Patterns of 9 and 15-year old European Children

Riddoch, CJ., Andersen, LB., Wedderkopp, N., Harro, M., Klasson-Heggebo, L., Sardinha, LB., Cooper, AR. & Ekelund, U., Jan 2004, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 36 (1), p. 86 - 92 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

647 Citations (Scopus)

The school and promotions of children's health- enhancing physical activity: Perspectives from the United Kingdom

Fox, KR., Cooper, AR. & McKenna, J., 2004, In : Journal of Teaching in Physical Education. 23, p. 338 - 358

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2003

Biological cardiovascular risk factors cluster in Danish children and adolescents: the European Youth Heart Study

Andersen, LB., Wedderkopp, N., Hansen, HS., Cooper, AR. & Froberg, K., Oct 2003, In : Preventive Medicine. 37 (4), p. 363 - 367 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

166 Citations (Scopus)

Commuting to School. Are children who walk more physically active?

Cooper, AR., Page, AS., Foster, LJ. & Qahwaji, D., Nov 2003, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 25 (4), p. 273 - 276 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

315 Citations (Scopus)

Objective measurement of physical activity

Cooper, AR., 2003, Perspectives on Health and Exercise. M. & J. Riddoch, C. R. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 83 - 108

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

The role of physical activity in prevention of coronary heart disease in high risk cases

Coghill, NM. & Cooper, AR., 2003, In : Coronary Care in the UK. p. 21 - 23

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Walk to school

Cooper, AR., 2003, In : Urban Design Quarterly. 87, p. 19 - 21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2001

Does a single bout of brisk walking reduce ambulatory blood pressure in normotensives or hypertensives?

Cooper, AR. & Goff, F., 2001, In : Cardiovascular Reviews and Reports. 22, p. 213 - 216 222.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2000

Development of a research tool to measure physical activity among young people aged 5-16 in the UK

Page, AS., Cooper, AR., McKenna, J., Foster, LJ., Riddoch, CJ. & Fox, KR., 2000, In : Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science. 4, p. 267 - 268

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Physical activity patterns in normal, overweight and obese individuals using minute-by-minute accelerometry

Cooper, AR., Page, AS., Fox, KR. & Misson, JS., 2000, In : European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 54, p. 887 - 894

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

97 Citations (Scopus)

Plasma homocysteine in sedentary men: influence of moderately intense exercise

Cooper, AR., Kendrick, A., Stansbie, D., Sargent, D. & West, J., 2000, In : Cardiovascular Reviews and Reports. XXI, p. 371 - 374

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

3 Citations (Scopus)

Psychosocial determinants of lifestyle behaviours and related CVD risk factors in children

Page, AS., Cooper, AR. & Wedderkopp, N., 1999, In : Pediatric Exercise Science. 3, p. 282 - 283

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Randomised controlled trial of moderate intensity exercise in the treatment of hypertension

Cooper, AR., Moore, L., Hayes, A., McKenna, J. & Riddoch, CJ., 1999, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 31, S239.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

The acute effect of a single bout of submaximal exercise on plasma homocysteine concentration

Mattocks, CG., Merrylees, JM., Ochoa, R., Cooper, AR., Kendrick, AH. & Stansbie, D., 1999, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 31, p. 56 - 57

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

1998

Acute effects of 3 bouts of brisk walking per day on systolic and diastolic blood pressure

Davis, MG., Cooper, AR. & Riddoch, CJ., 1998, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 16, p. 44 - 45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Effectiveness of physical activity promotion schemes in primary care: A review

Riddoch, CJ., Puig Ribera, A. & Cooper, AR., 1998, HEA. 91 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

1997

Evaluation of a computer-generated questionnaire designed to measure determinants of physical activity in children

Page, AS. & Cooper, AR., 1997, Proceedings of the American College of Sports Medicine, Physical Activity Interventions Conference, Dallas. p. 21 - 22

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Evaluation of a computer-generated questionnaire designed to measure personal and environmental influences on physical activity and smoking in 9 year old children

Page, AS., Cooper, AR. & Beeney, M., 1997, Proceedings of the Second Annual Congress of the European College of Sports Science 200-201. p. 200 - 201

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

1996

Measurement of physical activity using an acceleromoter: Does knowledge of its purpose influence activity levels in office workers?

Cooper, AR., Batty, GD. & McKenna, J., 1996, In : Inprint. 4, p. 70 - 71

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)