List of publications:

Harrell JS, Bomar P, McMurray R, Bradley C, Deng S. Leptin and obeisty in mother-child pairs. Biol Res Nurs. 2001:3(2);55-64.

Harrell JS, Pearce PF, Trivett E, Wilson K, Bradley CB, McMurray RG. The common activities of children in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. J Am Acad Nurs Pract. 2002: In press.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Bangdiwala SI, Bradley CB, Deng S, Levine AA. School-based interventions can reduce body fat and blood pressure in young adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 2002:31(2);125-132.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Bradley CB, Deng S, Bangdiwala SI. Gender and ethnic changes in physical work capacity from childhood through adolescence. Res Q Exer Sport. 2002: In press.

Appel SJ, Harrell JS, Deng S. Racial and socioeconomic differences in risk factors for cardiovascular disease among southern rural women. Nurs Res. 2002:51(3);140-147.

Gilmer MJ, Harrell JS, Hepworth J. Factors influencing physical activity in young adolescents of parents with premature coronary heart disease.  J Pediatr Nurs. 2002: In press.
 

Current list alphabetically by author:

Bomar PJ, Harrell JS, Webb JP. Parental and child discrepancies in self-report of a child's race. J Cult Divers. 1997:4(4);104-109.

Bradley CB, Harrell JS, McMurray RG, Bangdiwala SI, Frauman AC, Webb JP. The prevalence of high cholesterol, hypertension, and smoking in NC elementary school-age children. NC Med J. 1997:58(5);362-367.

Bradley CB, McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Deng S. Changes in common activities of 3rd through 10th graders: Cardiovascular Health in Children & Youth (CHIC) study. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2000:32;2071-2078.

Frauman AC, Criswell ES, Harrell JS. Strategies for conducting intervention research in public schools. West J Nurs Res. 1998: 20(2);242-250.

Gilmer MJ, Speck BJ, Bradley CB, Harrell JS, Belyea M. The Youth Health Survey: Reliability and validity of an instrument for assessing cardiovascular health habits in adolescents. J Sch Health. 1996:66(3);106-111.

Harrell JS, Bangdiwala SI, Deng, S, Webb, JP, Bradley CB. Smoking initiation in youth: The roles of gender, race, socioeconomic and developmental status. J Adolesc Health. 1998:23;271-279.

Harrell JS, Bradley C, Dennis J, Frauman AC, Criswell ES. School-based research: Problems of access and consent. J Pediatr Nurs. 2000:15(1);14-21.

Harrell JS, Frauman AC. Cardiovascular health promotion in children: Program and policy implications. Public Health Nurs. 1994:11(4);236-241.

Harrell JS, Gansky SA, Bradley CB, McMurray RG. Leisure time activities of elementary school children: The Cardiovascular Health in Children (CHIC) Study. Nurs Res. 1997:46(5);246-253.

Harrell JS, Gansky SA, McMurray RG, Bangdiwala SI, Frauman AC, Bradley CB. School-based interventions improve heart health in children with multiple cardiovascular disease risk factors. Pediatrics. 1998: 102(2);371-380.

Harrell, JS, Gore SC. Cardiovascular risk factors and socioeconomic status in African American and Caucasian women. Res Nurs Health. 1998:21(4);285-295.

Harrell JS, McMurray RG, Bangdiwala SI, Frauman AC, Gansky SA, Bradley CB. The effects of a school-based intervention to reduce cardiovascular disease risk factors in elementary school children: the Cardiovascular Health in Children (CHIC) Study. J Pediatr. 1996:128(6);797-804.

Harrell JS, McMurray RG, Gansky SI, Bangdiwala SI, Bradley CB. A public health versus a risk-based intervention to improve cardiovascular health in elementary school children: The Cardiovascular Health in Children (CHIC) Study. Am J Public Health. 1999: 89;1529-1535.

Lewis Maj. P, Harrell JS, Bradley CB. Cigarette use in adolescents: the Cardiovascular Health in Children and Youth (CHIC II) study. Res Nurs Health. 2001:24;27-37.

Lewis Maj. P, Harrell JS, Bradley CB, Deng S. Smokeless tobacco use in adolescents: the Cardiovascular Health in Children and Youth (CHIC II) study. J Sch Health. 1999: 69;320-325.

McMurray RG, Bauman MJ, Harrell JS, Brown S, Bangdiwala SI. Effects of improvement in aerobic power on resting insulin and glucose concentrations in youth. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2000: 81;132-139.

McMurray RG, Bradley CB, Harrell JS, Bernthal PR, Frauman AC, Bangdiwala SI. Parental influences on childhood fitness and activity patterns. Res Q Exerc Sport. 1993:64(3);249-255.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Bangdiwala SI. Aerobic power and physical activity of North Carolina elementary school children. The North Carolina Journal. 1994:30(2);5-11.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Bangdiwala SI, Deng S. Cardiovascular disease risk factors and obesity of rural and urban elementary school children. J Rural Health. 1999:15(4);365-374.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Bangdiwala SI, Gansky SA. Biologic and environmental factors influencing the aerobic power of children. Med Exerc Nutr Health. 1995:4;243-250.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Bradley CB, Deng S, Bangdiwala SI. Predicted maximal aerobic power in youth is related to age, gender, and ethnicity. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2002:34(1):145-151.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Bradley CB, Webb JP, Goodman EM. Comparison of a computerized physical activity recall with a tri-axial motion sensor in middle school youth. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 1998:30(8);1238-1245.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Brown SA. Circulating leptin concentrations are not related to physical activity levels in adolescents. Clin Exerc Physiol. 2000:2;159-164.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Deng S, Bradley CB, Cox LM, Bangdiwala SI. The influence of physical activity, socioeconomic status, and ethnicity on the weight status of youth. Obesity Res. 2000: 8(2);130-139.

McMurray RG, Harrell JS, Levine AA, Gansky SA. Childhood obesity elevates blood pressure and total cholesterol independent of physical activity. Int J Obes. 1995:19;881-886.

Speck BJ, Bradley CB, Harrell JS, Belyea MJ. A food frequency questionnaire for youth: Psychometric analysis and summary of eating habits in adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 2001:28;16-25.

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