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					                                                        Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




                                                                                                             SUPERVISED BY /           FURTHER DETAILS
No       DATE                   TITLE                          TYPE AND SIZE OF RESEARCH                     UNDERTAKEN BY             AVAILABLE FROM
1     Autumn 1997    Glasgow Sports Facilities Survey 2,000 user interviews at 11 Glasgow sports           Glasgow City Council /    Glasgow City Council
                                                      facilities                                           True Grit                 Cultural & Leisure Services

2    Summer 1997     Glasgow Household Survey           1,000 household interviews re use of Glasgow       Glasgow City Council /    Glasgow City Council Land
                     (Parks)                            parks                                              True Grit                 Services (Sandy Bennet)

3    Summer 1997     Glasgow Parks User Survey          1,000 user interviews in 8 Glasgow parks           Glasgow City Council /    Glasgow City Council Land
                                                                                                           True Grit                 Services (Sandy Bennet)

4     January 1998   Scotstoun Leisure Centre           A 4 part student research project examining the use Glasgow City Council /   Glasgow City Council
                     Research Project                   and development of Scotstoun Leisure Centre         Caledonian University    Cultural & Leisure Services

5     March 1997     Participation in Sport 1993-1996Compilation of Glasgow figures for sports             Scottish Sports Council / Glasgow City Council
                     Glasgow residents               participation from a national household survey.       System 3                  Cultural & Leisure Services
                                                     Approximately 1,000 per year.
6    February 1998 Sports Participation Data Glasgow Compilation of Glasgow figures for sports             Scottish Sports Council / Glasgow City Council
                   1997                              participation from a national household survey of     System 3                  Cultural & Leisure Services
                                                     1200
7    November 1996 Castlemilk Research Project       A 3 part student research project examining the use   Glasgow City Council /    Glasgow City Council
                                                     and development of Castlemilk Sports Centre           Caledonian University     Cultural & Leisure Services

8      1994/1996     Health Related Behaviour of        Survey of 2629 children from 12 secondary schools Greater Glasgow Health GGHB Health Promotion
                     Young People in Glasgow            in Greater Glasgow.                               Board / Exeter University Department
                     Secondary Schools
9      1997/1998     Safer and Active Routes to         Survey of commuting patterns of S1 and S2 pupils   HEBS /GGHB                GGHB Health Promotion
                     Schools                            at Holyrood Secondary School                                                 Department

10        1997       Health Behaviour among adults in A lifestyle and health survey to monitor changes in Scottish Office, HEBS /    GGHB Health Promotion
                     Glasgow                          health behaviour over time involving 26673          University of Edinburgh    Department
                                                      telephone interviews



                                                        Glasgow Physical Activity Forum Research Group
                                               Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




                                                                                                     SUPERVISED BY /             FURTHER DETAILS
No   DATE                TITLE                        TYPE AND SIZE OF RESEARCH                      UNDERTAKEN BY               AVAILABLE FROM
11     ?    Rugby Injuries                    A comparison of male and female patients at sports Glasgow University            Glasgow University Sports
                                              injury clinics                                       Sports Medicine / Emma      Medicine (Dr Robin Knill-
                                                                                                   Williams                    Jones)
12    ?     Football Injuries                 Prevalence of football injuries in the adolescent at Glasgow University          Glasgow University Sports
                                              amateur and elite levels within Scotland             Sports Medicine / Kirsty    Medicine (Dr John
                                                                                                   Stewart                     Maclean)
13    ?     Sports Injury Clinic              Audit of injuries presented to Glasgow Caledonian Glasgow University             Glasgow University Sports
                                              University Sports Injury Clinic                      Sports Medicine /Rhona      Medicine (Dr G Maclean)
                                                                                                   Mitchell
14    ?     Habitual exercise pre disposed to A case controlled study                              Glasgow University          Glasgow University Sports
            osteoarthritis                                                                         Sports Medicine / John      Medicine (Dr John
                                                                                                   Glen                        Maclean)
15    ?     Women's Football Injuries         A questionnaire study of injuries in Scottish        Glasgow University          Glasgow University Sports
                                              Women's football clubs                               Sports Medicine (Mandy      Medicine (Dr John
                                                                                                   Martin)                     Maclean)
16    ?     Sports Medicine Centre            Follow up studies of patients attending the Kelvin Glasgow University            Glasgow University Sports
                                              Hall Sports Medicine Centre                          Sports Medicine /           Medicine (Dr Robin Knill
                                                                                                   Michael Cafferty            Jones)
17    ?     Physical Activity in Parkinson's  Activity levels and barriers to exercise in          Glasgow University          Glasgow University Sports
            Disease Patients                  Parkinson's Disease patients compared to age and Sports Medicine / Joanne        Medicine (Dr Graeme
                                              sex matched controls                                 Baillie                     Macphee)
18    ?     Ankle Sprains Attending Hospital Management referral for physiotherapy and patient Glasgow University              Glasgow University Sports
            A&E Department                    compliance                                           Sports Medicine / Duncan    Medicine (Dr Robin Knill
                                                                                                   MacDonald                   Jones)
19    ?     Physical Activity Levels of RAH Current physical activity levels and barriers to       Glasgow University          Glasgow University Sports
            Staff                             exercise of the staff at the RAH                     Sports Medicine / Patrick   Medicine (Dr Paul
                                                                                                   Watt                        MacIntyre)
20    ?     Physical Activity in the          Benefits of enhanced physical activity in the        Glasgow University          Glasgow University Sports
            curriculum at Renfrew High        curriculum of 3rd year pupils at Renfrew High        Sports Medicine / Amy       Medicine (Dr Paul
            School                            School                                               Kerr & Daniel Rodgers       MacIntyre)



                                              Glasgow Physical Activity Forum Research Group
                                                       Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




                                                                                                              SUPERVISED BY /            FURTHER DETAILS
No      DATE                   TITLE                       TYPE AND SIZE OF RESEARCH                          UNDERTAKEN BY              AVAILABLE FROM
21   Summer 1998    Glasgow Sports Facilities Survey 1200 User interviews at 8 Sports Facilities in         Glasgow City Council /     Glasgow City Council
                                                     Glasgow                                                True Grit                  Cultural & Leisure Services

22   Summer 1998    Glasgow Park User Surveys         1000 User interviews at 8 Glasgow Parks               Glasgow City Council /     Glasgow City Council Land
                                                                                                            True Grit                  Services (Sandy Bennet)

23   Autumn 1998    Glasgow Household Survey          872 household interviews on parks, sport and          Glasgow City Council /     Glasgow City Council Land
                    (Parks, Sports and Libraries)     libraries across 21 wards in Glasgow                  True Grit                  Services (Sandy Bennet)

24 December 1998 Tollcross Park Leisure Centre        A 2 part student research project assessing          Glasgow City Council /      Glasgow City Council
                 Research Project                     recreational needs and opportunities in the East End Caledonian University       Cultural & Leisure Services

25   October 1998   Reference Pricing Project         User surveys at Leisure Centres in Scotland to        Scot Assoc of Directors    Glasgow City Council
                                                      assess the impact of varying charges on               of Leisure / Centre for    Cultural & Leisure Services
                                                      participation                                         Leisure Research
26      1991        Exercise in the Treatment of      The role of exercise as an adjunct to the treatment   Glasgow University         Glasgow University
                    Substance Misuse                  of substance misuse                                   Exercise Science (MJ       Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                            Adamson)                   Nanette Mutrie)
27      1995        Nurses Exercise Behaviour         Nurses exercise behaviour                             Glasgow University         Glasgow University
                                                                                                            Exercise Science (Morag    Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                            Campbell)                  Nanette Mutrie)
28      1995        The Impact of Popmobility         A comparison of the physiological responses and       Glasgow University         Glasgow University
                    Sessions                          rate of perceived exertion between a high impact      Exercise Science (Wendy    Exercise Science (Dr
                                                      and a low impact popmobility session                  Ann Davidson)              Nanette Mutrie)
29      1994        Walking Programmes and            The physiological effects of a 14 week walking        Glasgow University         Glasgow University
                    Sedentary Men and Women           programme on middle aged sedentary men and            Exercise Science (Robert   Exercise Science (Dr
                                                      women                                                 Charles R Davidson)        Nanette Mutrie)
30        ?         Exercise in the Treatment of      Exercise as an adjunct to treatment and               Glasgow University         Glasgow University
                    Problem Drinkers                  rehabilitation of the problem drinker                 Exercise Science (Marie    Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                            Donaghey)                  Nanette Mutrie)



                                                      Glasgow Physical Activity Forum Research Group
                                                Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




No   DATE                TITLE                         TYPE AND SIZE OF RESEARCH                      SUPERVISED BY /            FURTHER DETAILS
                                                                                                     UNDERTAKEN BY               AVAILABLE FROM
31   1993   Aerobic Fitness in Primary School The development,implementation and evaluation of     Glasgow University          Glasgow University
                                              an aerobic fitness package within the primary        Exercise Science (Audrey    Exercise Science (Dr
                                              school                                               Donnelly)                   Nanette Mutrie)
32   1995   Outdoor Activity and Children     The effects of an outdoor development programme      Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            with Special Needs                on individual and group behaviour of children with   Exercise Science (Mary      Exercise Science (Dr
                                              special needs                                        Farnham)                    Nanette Mutrie)
33   1991   Exercise and Sedentary Women      The effects of an exercise programme on health       Glasgow University          Glasgow University
                                              related variables and mood in sedentary women        Exercise Science (Irene     Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                   Elizabeth G Ferguson)       Nanette Mutrie)
34   1995   Exercise and the Institutionalised A study to determine the functional outcomes of a   Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Elderly                            12 week functional exercise programme on            Exercise Science (Elaine    Exercise Science (Dr
                                               institutionalised elderly subjects                  J Gillies)                  Nanette Mutrie)
35   1994   The Role of Exercise Testing in    The role of exercise testing in cardiac disease     Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Cardiac Disease                                                                        Exercise Science (Stanley   Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                   Grant)                      Nanette Mutrie)
36   1993   Dog Ownership, Exercise and        Dog ownership,exercise and health                   Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Health                                                                                 Exercise Science (Stan      Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                   Grant et al)                Nanette Mutrie)
37   1997   P.E. Training in Scotland          The provision of training in primary physical       Glasgow University          Glasgow University
                                               education in institutes of education in Scotland    Exercise Science (Jenny     Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                   Guthrie)                    Nanette Mutrie)
38   1995   Local Authority Sports             A case study examination and analysis of a single   Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Development Strategy               local authority sports development strategy in      Exercise Science (Ian       Exercise Science (Dr
                                               Scotland (volumes 1 and 2)                          Douglas Hamilton)           Nanette Mutrie)
39   1996   Body Attitudes and Exercise        Body samples and exercise dependencein a female     Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Dependence                         sample of athletes, exercisers and controls         Exercise Science (Hazel     Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                   Henderson)                  Nanette Mutrie)
40   1998   Physical Education in the Scottish Physical education in the Scottish prison service   Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Prison Service                                                                         Exercise Science (Hazel     Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                   Henderson)                  Nanette Mutrie)



                                               Glasgow Physical Activity Forum Research Group
                                                Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




No   DATE                TITLE                         TYPE AND SIZE OF RESEARCH                        SUPERVISED BY /             FURTHER DETAILS
                                                                                                        UNDERTAKEN BY               AVAILABLE FROM
41   1991   Physical Education in Primary      The provision and perception of physical education     Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            School                             by primary class teachers in Fife Region (also a       Exercise Science            Exercise Science (Dr
                                               1992 report of a survey)                               (Michael C Jess)            Nanette Mutrie)
42   1991   Exercise, Positive Health and      Final report of Health Promotion Project               Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Food Choice                                                                               Exercise Science            Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                      (Michael Kelly et al)       Nanette Mutrie)
43   1995   American Football in the UK        The development of American Football in the UK         Glasgow University          Glasgow University
                                                                                                      Exercise Science (Peter     Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                      Laird)                      Nanette Mutrie)
44   1993   Attitudes towards Physical        An investigation into student teachers perceptions      Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Education                         of the physical self and attitudes towards physical     Exercise Science (Kay       Exercise Science (Dr
                                              education                                               Livingston)                 Nanette Mutrie)
45   1995   Increasing Health Related         Increasing health related physical activity in          Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Physical Activity                 previously sedentary adults - a comparison of           Exercise Science            Exercise Science (Dr
                                              fitness testing and exercise consultation               (Christopher Loughlan)      Nanette Mutrie)
46   1993   The Effectiveness of an Anti      An investigation into the effectiveness of the          Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Doping Campaign                   Scottish Sports Council's anti doping campaign          Exercise Science (Clare E   Exercise Science (Dr
                                              with young sportsmen, women and child athletes          Mackintosh)                 Nanette Mutrie)
47   1996   Exercise and People with Insulin The role of exercise in the well being of people         Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Dependant Diabetes Mellitus       with insulin dependant diabetes mellitus;               Exercise Science            Exercise Science (Dr
                                              perceptions of patientsand health professionals         (Elizabeth Marsden)         Nanette Mutrie)
48   1990   A comparison of variable practice A comparison of variable practice and non variable      Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            and non variable practice on      practice on performance at a golfing task               Exercise Science (John F    Exercise Science (Dr
            performance at a golfing task                                                             Mathers)                    Nanette Mutrie)
49   1995   Aspects of Student Lifestyles     Aspects of lifestyles of full time students attending   Glasgow University          Glasgow University
                                              a Scottish college of education                         Exercise Science            Exercise Science (Dr
                                                                                                      (Thomas M McCarron)         Nanette Mutrie)
50   1998   Comparison of Tests of Rugby       Comparison of a 20m multistage progressive shuttle     Glasgow University          Glasgow University
            Players                            test with a test of maximal oxygen uptake and sub      Exercise Science (Cormac    Exercise Science (Dr
                                               maximal blood lactate test in rugby union players      Mehigan)                    Nanette Mutrie)



                                               Glasgow Physical Activity Forum Research Group
                                                        Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




No      DATE                      TITLE                        TYPE AND SIZE OF RESEARCH                       SUPERVISED BY /            FURTHER DETAILS
                                                                                                              UNDERTAKEN BY               AVAILABLE FROM
         1994      Effects of Exercise on Post-       Physiological effects of a 12 week structured         Glasgow University          Glasgow University
                   Menopausal Osteoporotic Women exercise programme on post-menopausal                      Exercise Science (Sarah L   Exercise Science (Dr
51                                                    osteoporotic women                                    Mitchell)                   Nanette Mutrie)
         1989      Benefits of a Cardiac              Psychological and physiological benefits of a         Glasgow University          Glasgow University
                   Rehabilitation Programme           cardiac rehabilitation programme                      Exercise Science (Mary      Exercise Science (Dr
52                                                                                                          Newton)                     Nanette Mutrie)
         1993      Barriers and Motivations to        Barriers and motivations to exercise in post-         Glasgow University          Glasgow University
                   Exercise in Post-Menopausal        menopausal osteoporotic women                         Exercise Science (Lori H    Exercise Science (Dr
53                 Osteoporotic Women                                                                       Paton)                      Nanette Mutrie)
         1998      Exercise Adherence in Cardiac      Possible factors affecting exercise adherence in      Glasgow University          Glasgow University
                   Rehabilitation                     relation to cardiac rehabilitation; an interpretation Exercise Science (Nicole    Exercise Science (Dr
54                                                    in terms of the transtheoretical model                Rasmussen)                  Nanette Mutrie)
         1996      Physiological Responses to Step The acute physiological responses to a University Glasgow University                 Glasgow University
                   Aerobics                           step aerobics session                                 Exercise Science (Rona      Exercise Science (Dr
55                                                                                                          Sutherland)                 Nanette Mutrie)
         1998      The Role of Exercise in            The role of exercise in alleviating the examination Glasgow University            Glasgow University
                   Alleviating Stress                 stress of honours students                            Exercise Science            Exercise Science (Dr
56                                                                                                          (Siobhan Sweeney)           Nanette Mutrie)
         1988      The Role of the Physical Educator The role of the physical educator in the promotion Glasgow University              Glasgow University
                   in the Promotion of Health         of health                                             Exercise Science            Exercise Science (Dr
57                                                                                                          (Andrew Teiger)             Nanette Mutrie)
         1994      Promoting Physical Activity in Pre Factors affecting the development of an appropriate Glasgow University            Glasgow University
                   Fives                              curriculum to promote physical activity in 3-5 year Exercise Science (Avril       Exercise Science (Dr
58                                                    old children in Glasgow pre five establishments       Williamson)                 Nanette Mutrie)
       Currently   Non participation in Physical      To look at the lack of participation in PE by         St Roch's PE Department     Brendan Kelly, St Roch's
     underway (Jan Education                          secondary pupils. The project is centred on St                                    Secondary school
59       2001)                                        Roch's Secondary school in Glasgow


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                                                       Glasgow Physical Activity Forum Research Group
Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




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Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




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Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




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Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




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Summary of Physical Activity Research Projects




Glasgow Physical Activity Forum Research Group
GLASGOW PHYSICAL ACTIVITY FORUM
RESEARCH FILE (completed projects)
This form should be used to record the details of any health related physical activity research undertaken in Glasgow in the
last three years which would be of interest to other members of the Physical Activity Forum

1. TITLE(S)


2. DATE(S)
Of survey work and final reports

3. COMMISSIONED/SUPERVISED BY


4. UNDERTAKEN BY




5. SUMMARY OF RESEARCH
Brief description of project and type of research undertaken
including areas/facilities covered, number of interviews/subects etc.




6. FINAL REPORT(S)
Details of format, length, summaries,
appendices, availability, cost etc.




7. CONTACT(S)
Include named contact person if possible



8. OTHER INFORMATION
(e.g. links to other research, further studies proposed etc.)




                                      Glasgow Physical Activity Forum Research Group
GLASGOW PHYSICAL ACTIVITY FORUM
PROPOSED RESEARCH PROJECTS
This form should be used to specify new research projects concerned with health related physical activity in Glasgow. Please try to
provide as much detail as possible in completing the form then return it by 1st May, 1st August, 1st November or 1st February to;
Dr Nanette Mutrie, Centre for Exercise Science & Medicine, 64 Oakfield Avenue, Glasgow G12 8LT


1. TITLE

2. POTENTIAL INVESTIGATORS
Who will carry out the project (include contact address)

3. AIM(S)
The major goals of the project




4. OBJECTIVES
Steps and timescale required to achieve the aims
The objectives may be written as a set of questions to be answered




5. BACKGROUND
Include any background work completed locally or reported
in published literature which could provide relevant
information to support the project




6. METHODS
To include target groups covered, methods of
measurement and procedures to be followed




7. OUTPUT
Suggest what the project will produce e.g. a written report,
presentation, tangible resources, recommendations etc. and
describe how the Forum agencies will benefit



8. RESOURCES REQUIRED
Try to cost the proposed project in terms of consumables,
staff time travel costs etc.

It should be noted that the Forum does not have funds to finance new projects but can provide advice and will, where
appropriate, try to match proposed projects with research students or other agencies who may be able to assist.




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