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1.

Combining sensor tracking with a GPS-based mobility survey to better measure physical activity in trips: public transport generates walking.

Chaix B, Benmarhnia T, Kestens Y, Brondeel R, Perchoux C, Gerber P, Duncan DT.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2019 Oct 7;16(1):84. doi: 10.1186/s12966-019-0841-2.

2.

Activity spaces in place and health research: Novel exposure measures, data collection tools, and designs.

Perchoux C, Chaix B, Kestens Y.

Health Place. 2019 Jul;58:102130. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2019.05.008. Epub 2019 Jul 31.

PMID:
31377063
3.

Spatial access to sport facilities from the multiple places visited and sport practice: Assessing and correcting biases related to selective daily mobility.

Shrestha S, Kestens Y, Thomas F, El Aarbaoui T, Chaix B.

Soc Sci Med. 2019 Sep;236:112406. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.112406. Epub 2019 Jul 10.

PMID:
31336218
4.

A pan-Canadian measure of active living environments using open data.

Hermann T, Gleckner W, Wasfi RA, Thierry B, Kestens Y, Ross NA.

Health Rep. 2019 May 15;30(5):16-25. doi: 10.25318/82-003-x201900500002-eng.

5.

Why public health matters today and tomorrow: the role of applied public health research.

McLaren L, Braitstein P, Buckeridge D, Contandriopoulos D, Creatore MI, Faulkner G, Hammond D, Hoffman SJ, Kestens Y, Leatherdale S, McGavock J, Norman WV, Nykiforuk C, Ridde V, Smylie J.

Can J Public Health. 2019 Jun;110(3):317-322. doi: 10.17269/s41997-019-00196-2. Epub 2019 Mar 18.

PMID:
30887457
6.

INTERACT: A comprehensive approach to assess urban form interventions through natural experiments.

Kestens Y, Winters M, Fuller D, Bell S, Berscheid J, Brondeel R, Cantinotti M, Datta G, Gauvin L, Gough M, Laberee K, Lewis P, Lord S, Luan HH, McKay H, Morency C, Muhajarine N, Nelson T, Ottoni C, Stephens ZP, Pugh C, Rancourt G, Shareck M, Sims-Gould J, Sones M, Stanley K, Thierry B, Thigpen C, Wasfi R.

BMC Public Health. 2019 Jan 10;19(1):51. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-6339-z.

7.

Is smoking cessation in young adults associated with tobacco retailer availability in their activity space?

Shareck M, Datta GD, Vallée J, Kestens Y, Frohlich KL.

Nicotine Tob Res. 2018 Nov 12. doi: 10.1093/ntr/nty242. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
30418634
8.

Reassessing Urban Health Interventions: Back to the Future with Google Street View Time Machine.

Cândido RL, Steinmetz-Wood M, Morency P, Kestens Y.

Am J Prev Med. 2018 Nov;55(5):662-669. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2018.04.047. Epub 2018 Sep 14.

PMID:
30224225
9.

If we build it, who will come? The case for attention to equity in healthy community design.

Sones M, Fuller D, Kestens Y, Winters M.

Br J Sports Med. 2019 Apr;53(8):467-468. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2018-099667. Epub 2018 Aug 28. No abstract available.

PMID:
30154208
10.

Promoting access to fresh fruits and vegetables through a local market intervention at a subway station.

Chaput S, Mercille G, Drouin L, Kestens Y.

Public Health Nutr. 2018 Dec;21(17):3258-3270. doi: 10.1017/S1368980018001921. Epub 2018 Aug 13.

PMID:
30101730
11.

Spatial modeling of daily concentrations of ground-level ozone in Montreal, Canada: A comparison of geostatistical approaches.

Ramos Y, Requia WJ, St-Onge B, Blanchet JP, Kestens Y, Smargiassi A.

Environ Res. 2018 Oct;166:487-496. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2018.06.036. Epub 2018 Jun 26.

PMID:
29957502
12.

Integrating activity spaces in health research: Comparing the VERITAS activity space questionnaire with 7-day GPS tracking and prompted recall.

Kestens Y, Thierry B, Shareck M, Steinmetz-Wood M, Chaix B.

Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol. 2018 Jun;25:1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.sste.2017.12.003. Epub 2018 Jan 8.

13.

Challenges in using wearable GPS devices in low-income older adults: Can map-based interviews help with assessments of mobility?

Schmidt T, Kerr J, Kestens Y, Schipperijn J.

Transl Behav Med. 2019 Jan 1;9(1):99-109. doi: 10.1093/tbm/iby009.

PMID:
29554353
14.

Place matters: A longitudinal analysis measuring the association between neighbourhood walkability and walking by age group and population center size in Canada.

Wasfi R, Steinmetz-Wood M, Kestens Y.

PLoS One. 2017 Dec 19;12(12):e0189472. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0189472. eCollection 2017.

15.

An evaluation of transport mode shift policies on transport-related physical activity through simulations based on random forests.

Brondeel R, Kestens Y, Chaix B.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2017 Oct 23;14(1):143. doi: 10.1186/s12966-017-0600-1.

16.

The "Residential" Effect Fallacy in Neighborhood and Health Studies: Formal Definition, Empirical Identification, and Correction.

Chaix B, Duncan D, Vallée J, Vernez-Moudon A, Benmarhnia T, Kestens Y.

Epidemiology. 2017 Nov;28(6):789-797. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000726.

PMID:
28767516
17.

Is gentrification all bad? Positive association between gentrification and individual's perceived neighborhood collective efficacy in Montreal, Canada.

Steinmetz-Wood M, Wasfi R, Parker G, Bornstein L, Caron J, Kestens Y.

Int J Health Geogr. 2017 Jul 14;16(1):24. doi: 10.1186/s12942-017-0096-6.

18.

Quantifying the foodscape: A systematic review and meta-analysis of the validity of commercially available business data.

Lebel A, Daepp MI, Block JP, Walker R, Lalonde B, Kestens Y, Subramanian SV.

PLoS One. 2017 Mar 30;12(3):e0174417. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0174417. eCollection 2017. Review.

19.

"Contextualizing Context": Reconciling Environmental Exposures, Social Networks, and Location Preferences in Health Research.

Kestens Y, Wasfi R, Naud A, Chaix B.

Curr Environ Health Rep. 2017 Mar;4(1):51-60. doi: 10.1007/s40572-017-0121-8. Review.

PMID:
28188604
20.

School food environments associated with adiposity in Canadian children.

Fitzpatrick C, Datta GD, Henderson M, Gray-Donald K, Kestens Y, Barnett TA.

Int J Obes (Lond). 2017 Jul;41(7):1005-1010. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2017.39. Epub 2017 Feb 10.

PMID:
28186100
21.

Between exposure, access and use: Reconsidering foodscape influences on dietary behaviours.

Clary C, Matthews SA, Kestens Y.

Health Place. 2017 Mar;44:1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2016.12.005. Epub 2017 Jan 11.

PMID:
28088114
22.

The Local Food Environment and Fruit and Vegetable Intake: A Geographically Weighted Regression Approach in the ORiEL Study.

Clary C, Lewis DJ, Flint E, Smith NR, Kestens Y, Cummins S.

Am J Epidemiol. 2016 Dec 1;184(11):837-846. Epub 2016 Nov 16.

23.

Residential greenness and risk of prostate cancer: A case-control study in Montreal, Canada.

Demoury C, Thierry B, Richard H, Sigler B, Kestens Y, Parent ME.

Environ Int. 2017 Jan;98:129-136. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.10.024. Epub 2016 Nov 4.

24.

Social disparities in children's exposure to secondhand smoke in privately owned vehicles.

Montreuil A, Hanusaik N, Cantinotti M, Leclerc BS, Kestens Y, Tremblay M, Cohen J, McGrath J, Datta GD, O'Loughlin JL.

Tob Control. 2017 Nov;26(6):663-668. doi: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2016-053347. Epub 2016 Oct 28.

PMID:
27794067
25.

A GPS-Based Methodology to Analyze Environment-Health Associations at the Trip Level: Case-Crossover Analyses of Built Environments and Walking.

Chaix B, Kestens Y, Duncan DT, Brondeel R, Méline J, El Aarbaoui T, Pannier B, Merlo J.

Am J Epidemiol. 2016 Oct 15;184(8):570-578. Epub 2016 Sep 22.

PMID:
27659779
26.

Neighbourhood walkability and home neighbourhood-based physical activity: an observational study of adults with type 2 diabetes.

Hajna S, Kestens Y, Daskalopoulou SS, Joseph L, Thierry B, Sherman M, Trudeau L, Rabasa-Lhoret R, Meissner L, Bacon SL, Gauvin L, Ross NA, Dasgupta K; Diabetes, GPS, and Walkablilty Study Group.

BMC Public Health. 2016 Sep 9;16:957. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3603-y.

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Erratum to: Understanding the role of contrasting urban contexts in healthy aging: an international cohort study using wearable sensor devices (the CURHA study protocol).

Kestens Y, Chaix B, Gerber P, Desprès M, Gauvin L, Klein O, Klein S, Köppen B, Lord S, Naud A, Patte M, Payette H, Richard L, Rondier P, Shareck M, Sueur C, Thierry B, Vallée J, Wasfi R.

BMC Geriatr. 2016 Jul 5;16(1):127. No abstract available.

28.

Walk Score, Transportation Mode Choice, and Walking Among French Adults: A GPS, Accelerometer, and Mobility Survey Study.

Duncan DT, Méline J, Kestens Y, Day K, Elbel B, Trasande L, Chaix B.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016 Jun 20;13(6). pii: E611. doi: 10.3390/ijerph13060611.

29.

The food environment and diet quality of urban-dwelling older women and men: Assessing the moderating role of diet knowledge.

Mercille G, Richard L, Gauvin L, Kestens Y, Shatenstein B, Daniel M, Payette H.

Can J Public Health. 2016 Jun 9;107(Suppl 1):5309. doi: 10.17269/cjph.107.5309.

PMID:
27281515
30.

Residential buffer, perceived neighborhood, and individual activity space: New refinements in the definition of exposure areas - The RECORD Cohort Study.

Perchoux C, Chaix B, Brondeel R, Kestens Y.

Health Place. 2016 Jul;40:116-22. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2016.05.004. Epub 2016 Jun 1.

PMID:
27261634
31.

The role of living context in prescription opioid injection and the associated risk of hepatitis C infection.

Sacks-Davis R, Daniel M, Roy É, Kestens Y, Zang G, Ramos Y, Hellard M, Jutras Aswad D, Bruneau J.

Addiction. 2016 Nov;111(11):1985-1996. doi: 10.1111/add.13470. Epub 2016 Jul 21.

PMID:
27238912
32.

Relations between Spatial Distribution, Social Affiliations and Dominance Hierarchy in a Semi-Free Mandrill Population.

Naud A, Chailleux E, Kestens Y, Bret C, Desjardins D, Petit O, Ngoubangoye B, Sueur C.

Front Psychol. 2016 May 3;7:612. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00612. eCollection 2016.

33.

Re-creating daily mobility histories for health research from raw GPS tracks: Validation of a kernel-based algorithm using real-life data.

Kestens Y, Thierry B, Chaix B.

Health Place. 2016 Jul;40:29-33. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2016.04.004. Epub 2016 May 7.

PMID:
27164433
34.

Understanding the role of contrasting urban contexts in healthy aging: an international cohort study using wearable sensor devices (the CURHA study protocol).

Kestens Y, Chaix B, Gerber P, Desprès M, Gauvin L, Klein O, Klein S, Köppen B, Lord S, Naud A, Payette H, Richard L, Rondier P, Shareck M, Sueur C, Thierry B, Vallée J, Wasfi R.

BMC Geriatr. 2016 May 5;16:96. doi: 10.1186/s12877-016-0273-7. Erratum in: BMC Geriatr. 2016;16(1):127.

35.

Comments on Melis et al. The Effects of the Urban Built Environment on Mental Health: A Cohort Study in a Large Northern Italian City. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 2015, 12, 14898-14915.

Kestens Y, Chaix B, Shareck M, Vallée J.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016 Feb 24;13(3). pii: E250. doi: 10.3390/ijerph13030250. No abstract available.

36.

Does the effect of walkable built environments vary by neighborhood socioeconomic status?

Steinmetz-Wood M, Kestens Y.

Prev Med. 2015 Dec;81:262-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2015.09.008. Epub 2015 Sep 21.

PMID:
26400637
37.

A reliability assessment of a direct-observation park evaluation tool: the parks, activity and recreation among kids (PARK) tool.

Bird ME, Datta GD, van Hulst A, Kestens Y, Barnett TA.

BMC Public Health. 2015 Sep 17;15:906. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2209-0.

38.

Accounting for the daily locations visited in the study of the built environment correlates of recreational walking (the RECORD Cohort Study).

Perchoux C, Kestens Y, Brondeel R, Chaix B.

Prev Med. 2015 Dec;81:142-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2015.08.010. Epub 2015 Aug 21.

PMID:
26303373
39.

The Neighbourhood Built Environment and Trajectories of Depression Symptom Episodes in Adults: A Latent Class Growth Analysis.

Gariepy G, Thombs BD, Kestens Y, Kaufman JS, Blair A, Schmitz N.

PLoS One. 2015 Jul 24;10(7):e0133603. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0133603. eCollection 2015.

40.

The added value of accounting for activity space when examining the association between tobacco retailer availability and smoking among young adults.

Shareck M, Kestens Y, Vallée J, Datta G, Frohlich KL.

Tob Control. 2016 Jul;25(4):406-12. doi: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2014-052194. Epub 2015 Jun 1.

PMID:
26032269
41.

Cohort Profile: The Interdisciplinary Study of Inequalities in Smoking (ISIS).

Frohlich KL, Shareck M, Vallée J, Abel T, Agouri R, Cantinotti M, Daniel M, Dassa C, Datta G, Gagné T, Leclerc BS, Kestens Y, O'Loughlin J, Potvin L.

Int J Epidemiol. 2017 Apr 1;46(2):e4. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyv036.

PMID:
25948662
42.

A novel assessment of adolescent mobility: a pilot study.

Stewart T, Duncan S, Chaix B, Kestens Y, Schipperijn J, Schofield G.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2015 Feb 15;12:18. doi: 10.1186/s12966-015-0176-6.

43.

Identifying risk profiles for childhood obesity using recursive partitioning based on individual, familial, and neighborhood environment factors.

Van Hulst A, Roy-Gagnon MH, Gauvin L, Kestens Y, Henderson M, Barnett TA.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2015 Feb 15;12:17. doi: 10.1186/s12966-015-0175-7.

44.

Differences in associations between active transportation and built environmental exposures when expressed using different components of individual activity spaces.

van Heeswijck T, Paquet C, Kestens Y, Thierry B, Morency C, Daniel M.

Health Place. 2015 May;33:195-202. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2015.03.003. Epub 2015 Apr 6.

PMID:
25862996
45.

What is the importance of postal codes for health research? Re: (Fuller and Shareck) Canada Post community mailboxes: implications for health research.

Kestens Y, Naud A, Steinmetz-Wood M, Vallée J.

Can J Public Health. 2014 Nov 28;105(6):e467. No abstract available.

PMID:
25560899
46.

Should we use absolute or relative measures when assessing foodscape exposure in relation to fruit and vegetable intake? Evidence from a wide-scale Canadian study.

Clary CM, Ramos Y, Shareck M, Kestens Y.

Prev Med. 2015 Feb;71:83-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2014.11.023. Epub 2014 Dec 4.

PMID:
25481095
47.

Neighbourhood characteristics and 10-year risk of depression in Canadian adults with and without a chronic illness.

Gariepy G, Blair A, Kestens Y, Schmitz N.

Health Place. 2014 Nov;30:279-86. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2014.10.009. Epub 2014 Nov 21.

PMID:
25453748
48.

A child's view: social and physical environmental features differentially predict parent and child perceived neighborhood safety.

Côté-Lussier C, Jackson J, Kestens Y, Henderson M, Barnett TA.

J Urban Health. 2015 Feb;92(1):10-23. doi: 10.1007/s11524-014-9917-0.

49.

Place and health in diabetes: the neighbourhood environment and risk of depression in adults with type 2 diabetes.

Gariepy G, Kaufman JS, Blair A, Kestens Y, Schmitz N.

Diabet Med. 2015 Jul;32(7):944-50. doi: 10.1111/dme.12650. Epub 2015 Jan 9.

PMID:
25440062
50.

Neighborhood deprivation and maternal psychological distress during pregnancy: a multilevel analysis.

Yang S, Kestens Y, Dahhou M, Daniel M, Kramer MS.

Matern Child Health J. 2015 May;19(5):1142-51. doi: 10.1007/s10995-014-1623-8.

PMID:
25398620

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