Intensity and Amount of Exercise
Randomized Control Trials
Management of Obesity
Selected Publications from the LCRU
*For a complete list of publications, visit Dr. Ross' Google Scholar page.
Ross R, Neeland IJ, Matsuzawa Y, Yamashita S, Shai I, Seidell J, Magni P, Santos RD, Arsenault B, Cuevas A, Hu FB, Griffin B, Zambon A, Barter P, Fruchart J-C, Eckel R, Després J-P. The Case for Waist Circumference as a Vital Sign in Clinical Practice. A Joint Position of the International Atherosclerosis Society and International Chair on Cardiometabolic Risk Working Group on Visceral Obesity. Nature Reviews, Endocrinology 16,177–189, 2020.
Ross R and Tremblay MS. Introduction to the Canadian 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for Adults aged 18–64 years and Adults aged 65 years or older: An Integration of Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviour, and Sleep. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab. 45(10) Suppl 2: v–xi, 2020.
Nelms M, Day AG, Sui X, Blair SN and Ross R. Examining the Influence of Waist Circumference in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Prediction Modeling. PLoS One 15(10):e0240214, 2020.
Ross R, Chaput J-P, Giangregorio LM, Janssen I, Saunders TJ, Kho ME, Poitras VJ, Tomasone JR, El-Kotob R, McLaughlin EC, Duggan ME, Carrier J, Carson V, Chastin SF, Latimer-Cheung AE, Chulak-Bozzer T, Faulkner F, Flood SM, Gazendam MK, Healy G, Katzmarzyk PT, Kennedy W, Lane KN, Lorbergs A, Maclaren K, Marr S, Powell KE, Rhodes RE, Ross-White A, Welsh F, Willumsen J, and Tremblay MS. Canadian 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for Adults aged 18–64 years and Adults aged 65 years or older: An Integration of Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviour, and Sleep. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab. Vol. 45(10): Suppl. 2: S57–S102, 2020.
Katzmarzyk PT, Ross R, Blair SN, and Després J-P. Should we Target Increased Physical Activity or Less Sedentary Behavior in the Battle Against Cardiovascular Disease Risk Development? Atheroslcerosis 311:107-115, 2020.
Kho ME, Poitras VJ, Janssen I, Chaput J-P, Saunders TJ, Giangregorio LM, Tomasone JR, Ross-White A, and Ross R. Development and application of an outcome-centric approach for conducting overviews of reviews. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab. Vol. 45(10): Suppl. 2: S151–S164, 2020.
Brennan AM, Day AG, Cowan T, Clarke GJ, Lamarche B, and Ross R. Individual response to standardized exercise: total and abdominal adipose tissue. Med Sci Sport Exerc 52 (2): 490–497, 2020.
Janssen I, Clarke AE, Carson V, Chaput J-P, Giangregorio L, Kho ME, Poitras VJ, Ross R, Ross-White A, Saunders TJ, and Chastin SF. A systematic review of compositional data analysis studies examining associations between sleep, sedentary behaviour, and physical activity with health outcomes in adults. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab. Vol. 45(10): Suppl. 2: S248–S257, 2020.
Tomasone JR, Kauffeldt KD, Morgan TL, Magor KW, Latimer-Cheung AE, Faulkner G, Ross-White A, Poitras VJ, Kho ME, and Ross R. Dissemination and implementation of national physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and/or sleep guidelines among community-dwelling adults aged 18 years and older: a systematic scoping review and suggestions for future reporting and research. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab. Vol. 45(10): Suppl. 2: S258–S283, 2020.
Saunders TJ, McIsaac T, Douillette K, Gaulton N, Hunter S, Rhodes R, Prince SA, Carson V, Chaput J-P, Chastin S, Giangregorio L, Janssen I, Katzmarzyk, PT, Kho ME, Poitras VJ, Powell KE, Ross R, Ross-White A, Tremblay MS, and Healy GN. Sedentary behaviour and health in adults: an overview of systematic reviews. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab. Vol. 45(10): Suppl. 2: S197–S217, 2020.
Chaput J-P, Dutil C, Featherstone R, Ross, R, Giangregorio, LM, Saunders, TJ, et al. 2020. Sleep duration and health in adults: an overview of systematic reviews. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab. Vol. 45(10): Suppl. 2: S218–S231, 2020.
Soultana M, Cameron C, Chaput J-P, Chulak-Bozzer T, Clark P, Davenport M, Faulkner G, Fowles J, Levesque L, Porter P, Rhodes R, Ross R, Spence JC, Vanderloo L, and Johnston N. Development of the 2019 ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Adults in Canada. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 17: 995-1002, 2020.
Phillips EW, Rao DP, Kaminsky LA, Tomkinson GR, Ross R, and Lang JJ. Criterion-referenced mCAFT cut-points to identify metabolically healthy cardiorespiratory fitness among adults aged 18–69 years: An analysis of the Canadian Health Measures Survey. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab doi: 10.1139/apnm-2019-0874, 2020.
Ross R, Soni S and Houle SA. Negative energy balance induced by exercise or diet: effects on visceral adipose tissue and liver fat. Nutrients 12(4), 891; https://doi.org/10.3390/nu12040891, 2020.
de Lannoy L, and Ross R. Non-exercise Equations for Determining Change in Cardiorespiratory Fitness. Med Sci Sports Exerc 52 (7):1525–1531, 2020.
Ross R. Knowing That Cardiorespiratory Fitness Should Be a Vital Sign is Not Enough. Invited Commentary. Mayo Clin Proc 94(8):1395-1397, 2019.
Bonafiglia JT, Brennan AM, Ross R, and Gurd BJ. Estimating variability in individual responsiveness to training: An appraisal of the SDIR approach for parallel-arm exercise randomized controlled trials. Physiological Reports 7(14), e14163, 2019.
Ross R, Goodpaster BH, Koch LG, Sarzynski MA, Kohrt WM, Johannsen NM, Skinner JS, Castro A, Irving BA, Noland RC, Sparks LM, Spielmann G, Day AG, Pitsch W, Hopkins WG, and Bouchard C. Understanding human exercise response variability. British Journal of Sports Medicine 53(18):1141-1153, 2019.
Neeland IJ, Ross R, Després J-P, Matsuzawa Y, Yamashita S, Shai I, Seidell J, Magni P, Santos RD, Arsenault B, Cuevas A, Hu FB, Griffin B, Zambon A, Barter P, Fruchart J-C, Eckel R. Visceral and Ectopic Fat, Atherosclerosis, and Cardiometabolic Disease: What the Clinician Needs to Know. A Joint Position of the International Atherosclerosis Society and International Chair on Cardiometabolic Risk Working Group on Visceral Obesity. Lancet, Diabetes Endocrinol. 7(9):715-725, 2019.
Kaminsky L, Arena R, Ellingsen O, Harber M, Myers J, Ozemek C and Ross R. Physical Fitness and CVD - the past, present and future. Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases. 62(2): 86-93, 2019.
Bonafiglia JT, Ross R, and Gurd BJ. The application of repeated testing and monoexponential regressions to classify individual cardiorespiratory fitness responses to exercise training. Eur J Applied Physiol, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-019-04078, 2019.