Selected Publications

Step accumulation per minute epoch is not the same as cadence for free-living adults.
Dall PM, McCrorie PRW, Granat MH, Stansfield BW. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. (in press).

Free-living physical activity as a novel outcome measure in patients with Intermittent Claudication.
Clarke CL, Holdsworth RJ, Ryan CG, Granat MH.  European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery 2013; 45(2): 162-176.

Perceptions of outdoor therapy.
Revell S, Duncan E, Cooper M.  Counselling Psychology Review. (in press)

Measuring movement fluency during the sit-to-walk task. 
Kerr A, Pomeroy V, Rowe P, Dall P, Rafferty D.  Gait & Posture 2013; 37:598-602.

A review of single-case research in sport psychology 1997-2012: Research trends and future directions.
Barker JB, Mellalieu S, McCarthy PJ, Jones MV, Moran A. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology 2013; 25(1):4-32.

The relationship between urinary bladder control and gait in women.
Booth J, Paul L, Rafferty D, Macinnes C. Neurology & Urodynamics 2013; 32(1):43-47.

Point-of-choice prompts to reduce sitting time at work: a randomized trial. 
Evans RE, Fawole HO, Sheriff SA, Dall PM, Grant PM, Ryan CG.  American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2012; 43:293-7.

Back from the brink: Ageing, exercise and health in a small gym.
Tulle E, Dorrer N. Ageing & Society 2012; 32(7): 1106-1127.

London 2012: Sport for All Older People?
Tulle E. Generations Review2012; 22(3):12-14.

Validity, practical utility and reliability of the activPAL in pre-school children. 
Davies G, Reilly JJ, McGowan AJ, Dall PM, Granat MH, Paton JY.  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2012; 44(4):761-8.

Take a walk in the park? A cross-over pilot trial comparing brisk walking in two different environments: Park and urban.
Sellers CE, Grant PM, Ryan CG, O'Kane C,  Raw K, Conn D. Preventive Medicine 2012; 55: 438–443.

Physical activity monitoring by use of accelerometer-based body-worn sensors in older adults: a systematic literature review of current knowledge and applications.
Taraldsen K, Chastin SF, Riphagen II, Vereijkend B, Helbostad JL, Maturitas 2012; 71(1): 13-19.

The prevalence of upright non-stepping time in comparison to stepping time in 11-13 year old school children across seasons.
McCrorie PRW, Duncan E, Granat MH, Stansfield BW. Physiological Measurement 2012; 33(11): 1901-1912.

Understanding the impact of deep brain stimulation on ambulatory activity in advanced Parkinson's disease.
Rochester L, Chastin SFM, Lord S, Baker K, Burn DJ. Journal of Neurology 2012; 259(6):1081-1086.

Effects of home versus hospital-based exercise training  in chronic heart failure.
Cowie A, Thow MK, Granat MH, Mitchell SL. International Journal of Cardiology 2012; 158(2):296-298.

Increasing older adults’ walking through primary care: Results of a pilot randomised controlled trial.
Mutrie N, Doolin O, Fitzsimons CF, Grant PM, Granat M, Grealy M, Macdonald M, MacMillan F, McConnachie A, Rowe DA, Shaw R, Skelton DA. Family Practice 2012; 29(6):633-642.

Daily and hourly frequency of the sit to stand movement in older adults: a comparison of day hospital, rehabilitation ward and community living groups.
Grant M, Dall PM, Kerr A.  Aging Clinical and Experimental Research 2011; 23(5-6):437-44.

Objective measurement of habitual sedentary behavior in pre-school children: comparison of activPAL with Actigraph monitors.
Martin A, McNeill M, Penpraze V, Dall P, Granat M, Paton JY, Reilly JJ.  Pediatric Exercise Science 2011; 23: 468-76.

Sitting patterns at work: objective measurement of adherence to current recommendations.
Ryan CG, Grant M, Dall PM, Granat MH.  Ergonomics 2011; 54(6): 531-8.

Development and validation of a physical activity monitor for use on a wheelchair.
Coulter EH, Dall PM, Rochester L, Hasler JP, Granat MH. Spinal Cord, 2011, 49:445-450.

A comparison of home and hospital-based exercise training in heart failure:  immediate and long-term effects upon physical activity level. 
Cowie A, Thow M, Granat MH. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation.  2011; 18: 158-166.

West End Walkers 65+ A randomised controlled trial of a primary care-based walking intervention for older adults: Study rationale and design. 
MacMillan F, Fitzsimons C, Black K, Granat MH, Grant PM, Grealy M, Macdonald H, McConnachie A, Rowe DA, Shaw R, Skelton DA, Mutrie N. BMC Public Health 2011; 11:120.

Doing sport psychology: personal-disclosure mutual-sharing in professional soccer.
PM Winsor, J Barker, P McCarthy. Sport Psychologist 2011; 25(1):94-114.

Exploring patterns of daily physical and sedentary behavior in community dwelling older adults.
Lord S, Chastin SFM, McInnes L, Little L, Briggs P, Rochester L. Age and Ageing 2011; 40(2):205-210.

Measuring foot placement and clearance during stair descent.
Muhaidat J, Kerr A, Rafferty D, Skelton D, Evans JJ. Gait & Posture 2011; 33(3):504-6.

Measuring the actual levels and patterns of physical activity/inactivity of adults with intellectual disabilities.
Finlayson J, Turner A, Granat MH. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities 2011; 24(6): 508-517.

Positive emotion in sport: current status and future directions.
McCarthy P. International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology 2011; 4(1):50-69.

Relationship between sedentary behaviour, physical activity, muscle quality and body composition in healthy older adults.
Chastin S, Ferriolli E, Stephens N, Fearon K, Greig C. Age and Ageing 2011; 41(1): 111-114.

Methods for objective measure, quantification and analysis of sedentary behaviour and inactivity. 
Chastin SFM, Granat MH. Gait & Posture 2010; 31: 82-86.

Hardlopen: voor de gezondheid of op jacht naar geluk?
(Running for health or in the pursuit of happiness?)
Tulle E Geron: Tijdschrift over ouder worden & samenleving 2010; 12(4):35-37.

Chasing a theoretical basis for the definition and analysis of non-linear patterns of activity in older adults.
Chastin SFM, Lord S, Rochester L.  The Journals of Gerontology. Series A, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences 2010; 61(11): 1254-1255.

The pattern of habitual sedentary behaviour is different in advanced Parkinson’s disease. Movement Disorders.
Chastin SFM, Baker K, Jones D, Burn D, Granat MH, Rochester L. Movement Disorders 2010; 25(13): 2114-2120.

Frequency of the sit to stand task: an observational study of free-living adults.
Dall PM, Kerr A. Applied Ergonomics 2010; 41(1):58-61.

Analysing free-living physical activity of older adults in different environments using body-worn activity monitors.
Grant PM, Granat MH, Thow, MK MacLaren WM. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity 2010; 171-184.

Using an optical proximity sensor to measure foot clearance during gait: agreement with motion analysis. 
Kerr A, Rafferty D, Dall PM, Smit P, Barrie P.  Journal of Medical Devices 2010; 4(3): 031004-9.

Pain biology education and exercise classes compared to pain biology education alone for individuals with chronic low back pain: A pilot randomised controlled trial.
Ryan CG, Gray HG, Newton M, Granat MH. Manual Therapy 2010; 15(4): 382-387.

The relationship between psychological distress and free-living physical activity in individuals with chronic low back pain.
Ryan CG, Gray HG, Newton M, Granat MH. Manual Therapy. 2010; 15(2): 185-189.

Changes in affect and future exercise intentions as a result of exposure to a regular exercise programme using the Wii-Fit.
Cummings J, Duncan E. Sport and exercise Psychology review 2010; 6: 31-39.

Injuries, falls and accidents among adults with intellectual disabilities: Prospective cohort study.
Finlayson J, Morrison J, Jackson A, Mantry D, Cooper, S-A. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research 2010; 54(11): 966-980.

Psychometric evaluation of the Drive for Muscularity Scale in a community-based sample of Scottish men participating in an organized sporting event.
McPherson KE, McCarthy P, McCreary DR, McMillan S. Body Image 2010; 7(4): 368-371.

The effect of cueing therapy on single and dual-task gait in a drug naïve population of people with parkinson’s disease in northern Tanzania.
Rochester  L, Rafferty D, Dotchin C, Msuya O, Minde V, Walker RW. Movement Disorders 2010; 25(7):916-911.

Using goal setting to enhance positive affect among junior multievent athletes.
McCarthy P, Jones M, Harwood C, Davenport L. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology 2010; 4(1): 53-68.

What do young athletes implicitly understand about psychological skills?
McCarthy P, Jones M, Harwood C, Olivier S. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology 2010; 4(2): 158-172.

Compliance with physical activity guidelines in a group of UK based postal workers using an objective monitoring technique.
Chastin SFM, Dall PM, Tigbe WW, Grant PM, Ryan CG, Rafferty D, Granat MH. European Journal of Applied Physiology 2009; 106(6):893-9.

Understanding predictors of low physical activity in adults with intellectual disabilities.
Finlayson J, Jackson A, Cooper S-A, Morrison J, Melville C, Smiley E, Allan L, Mantry D.  Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities 2009; 22: 236-247.

Walking and talking: an investigation of cognitive–motor dual tasking in multiple sclerosis.
Hamilton F, Rochester L, Paul L, Rafferty D, O’Leary CP and Evans JJ. Multiple Sclerosis 2009; 15: 1215-1227.

Quadriceps activity and physical activity profiles over long durations in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee and controls.
Howe TE, Rafferty D. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 2009; 19(2):e78-e83.

Physiological Cost of Walking in those with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS).
Paul L, Rafferty D, Marshall R.  Disability & Rehabilitation 2009; 31(9):1598-1604.

The effect of functional electrical stimulation on the physiological cost of gait in people with multiple sclerosis.
Paul L, Rafferty D, Young S, Miller L, Mattison P, McFadyen A. Multiple Sclerosis, 2009; 14:954-961.

Individuals with chronic low back pain have a lower level, and an altered pattern, of physical activity compared with matched controls: an observational study.
Ryan CG, Grant PM, Dall PM, Gray H, Newton M, Granat MH. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy 2009; 55:53-8.

A theory of challenge and threat states in athletes.
Jones M, Meijen C, McCarthy P, Sheffield D. International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology 2009; 2(2): 161-180.

Adults with intellectual disabilities: prevalence, incidence and remission of aggressive behaviour and related factors.
Cooper S-A, Smiley E, Jackson A, Finlayson J, Allan L, Mantry D, Morrison J. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research 2009; 53(3): 217-232.

Adults with intellectual disabilities: prevalence, incidence and remission of self-injurious behaviour and related factors.
Cooper S-A, Smiley E, Allan LM, Jackson A, Finlayson J, Mantry D, Morrison J. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research 2009; 53(3): 200-216.

Putting imagery to good affect: a case study among youth swimmers.
McCarthy P. Sport and Exercise Psychology Review 2009; 5(1): 27-38.

Activity monitor accuracy in measuring step number and cadence in community-dwelling older adults.
Grant PM, Dall PM, Mitchell SL, Granat MH. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity 2008; 16(2):201-14.

Acting Your Age? Sports Science and the Ageing Body.
Tulle E., Journal of Aging Studies 2008; 22(4):291-294.

The Ageing Body and the Ontology of Ageing: Athletic Competence in Later Life.
Tulle E Body & Society 2008; 14(3):1-19.

Ageing, The Body and Social Change.
Tulle E 2008; Palgrave MacMillan, 200 pp, ISBN 9780230517592.

The convergent validity of free-living physical activity monitoring as an outcome measure of functional ability in people with chronic low back pain.
Ryan CG, Grant PM, Gray H, Newton M, Granat MH.  J Back Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation 2008; 21:137-142.

Measuring postural physical activity in people with chronic low back pain.
Ryan CG, Grant PM, Gray H, Newton M, Granat MH. Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation 2008; 21: 43-50 

Exercise motives of long-term phase IV cardiac rehabilitation participants.
Thow M, Rafferty, D, Kelly H.  Physiotherapy 2008; 94(4): 281-285.

Objective assessment of mobility of the spinal cord injured in a free-living environment.
Wilson SKM, Hasler JP, Dall PM, Granat MH. Spinal Cord 2008; 46:652-57.

Diary keeping and wellbeing.
Duncan E, Sheffield D. Psychological Reports 2008; 10392): 619-621.

Gait characteristics of subjects with chronic fatigue syndrome and controls at self-selected and matched velocities.
Paul L, Rafferty D, Wood L, MacLaren W. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2008; 5:16.

The prevalence and incidence of mental ill-health in adults with autism and intellectual disabilities.
Melville CA, Cooper S-A, Morrison J, Smiley E, Allan L, Jackson A, Finlayson J, Mantry D. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 2008; 38(9): 1676-1688.

The prevalence and incidence of mental ill-health in adults with Down syndrome.
Mantry D, Cooper S-A, Smiley E, Morrison J, Allan L, Williamson A, Finlayson J, Jackson A. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research 2008; 52(2): 141-155.

Time perspective and correlates of wellbeing.
Drake L, Duncan E, Sutherland F, Abernethy E, Henry C. Time and Society 2008; 17(1): 47-61.

Understanding enjoyment in youth sport: a developmental perspective.
McCarthy P, Jones M, Clark-Carter D. Psychology of Sport and Exercise 2008; 9(2): 142-156.

Key Earlier Publications
Continuous monitoring of upper-limb activity in a free-living environment: a validation study.
Vega-Gonzalez A, Bain BJ, Dall PM, Granat MH. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing 2007; 45(10):947-56.

Running to Run: Embodiment, Structure and Agency Amongst Veteran Elite Runners.
Tulle E. Sociology 2007; 41(2):329-346.

The validation of a novel activity monitor in the measurement of posture and motion during everyday activities.
Grant PM, Ryan CG, Tigbe WW, Granat MH. British Journal Sports Medicine 2006; 40: 992-997.

The validity and reliability of a novel activity monitor as a measure of walking.
Ryan CG, Grant PM, Tigbe WW, Granat MH. British Journal Sports Medicine 2006; 40:779-784.