ANAYLSIS OF SURVEY DATA FOR THE COOPER CLINIC

FUNDING SOURCE: Cooper Institute/NIH, 2002-2006

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: John Vena, PhD

Data collected by the Cooper Institute was analyzed to explore the role of physical activity and fitness in the development of breast cancer and the change in physical activity/fitness as it relates to functional decline as the large cohort under study ages.

PUBLICATIONS:
Hootman, J. M., Macera, C. A., Ainsworth, B. E., Addy, C. L., Martin, M., & Blair, S. N. (2002). Epidemiology of musculoskeletal injuries among sedentary and physically active adults. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 34(5), 838-844.

Hootman, J. M., Macera, C. A., Ainsworth, B. E., Martin, M., Addy, C. L., & Blair, S. N. (2002). Predictors of lower extremity injury among recreationally active adults. Clin J Sport Med, 12(2), 99-106.

Hootman, J. M., Macera, C. A., Ainsworth, B. E., Martin, M., Addy, C. L., & Blair, S. N. (2001). Association among physical activity level, cardiorespiratory fitness, and risk of musculoskeletal injury. Am J Epidemiol, 154(3), 251-258.

Rogers, L. Q., Macera, C. A., Hootman, J. M., Ainsworth, B., & Blair, S. N. (2002). The association between joint stress from physical activity and self-reported osteoarthritis: an analysis of the Cooper Clinic data. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, 10(8), 617-622.