Findings (Peer Reviewed)

Publications

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Yoerger M. Physical Function and Health-Related Quality of Life in Overweight and Obese Rural Women who Meet Physical Activity Recommendations. J Aging Phys Act. 2017/ Sep 27:1-37. doi: 10.1123/japa.2017-0117 [Epub ahead of print]

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Hertzog M, Pozehl B, Eisenhauer C, Boeckner LS. 2017. Web-based interventions alone or supplemented with peer-led support or professional email counseling for weight loss and weight maintenance in rural women from rural communities: results of a clinical trial. J Obesity, 2017:2017.1602627. https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jobe/2017/1602627/

Shade MY, Berger AM, Dizona PJ, Pozehl BJ, Pullen CH. 2016. Sleep and health-related factors in overweight and obese rural women in a randomized controlled trial. J Behav Med. 2016 Jun;39(3):386-97. doi: 10.1007/s10865-015-9701-y. Epub 2015 Dec 11. 

Tran D, Pullen CH, Zimmerman LM, Hageman PA. 2015. Do Modifiable Cardiovascular Risk Factors Differ by Rural Classification in Women Who Enroll in a Weight Loss Intervention. Online J Rural Nurs Health Care, 15(1):42-59, 2015 DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/ 10.14574/ojrnhc.v15i1.339

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Hertzog M, Boeckner LS, Walker SN. 2011. Web-based interventions for weight loss and weight maintenance among rural midlife and older women:  protocol for a randomized controlled trial.  BMC Public Health, 11: 521, 2011.

Presentations (Peer-Reviewed)

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Hertzog M, Pozehl B. Comparison of web-based weight loss and weight maintenance in rural women. International Association of Geriatrics and Gerontology (IAGG) 21st World Congress, San Francisco, CA, July 23-27, 2017

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Dizona PJ. Longitudinal follow-up of blood pressure: Results from the Women Weigh-in for Wellness 30 month trial. Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association San Antonio, TX, February 15-18, 2017.

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Hertzog M, Pozehl B, Eisenhauer C, Boeckner LS. Web-based interventions for achieving targeted weight loss and weight maintenance among older rural women enrolled in the Women Weigh-in for Wellness clinical trial. Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy Exercise and Physical Activity in Aging II (ExPAAC II).  Indianapolis, IN, July 27-30, 2016.

Hageman PA, Regier A, Dizona P, Pullen CH. Perceptions of Self-efficacy and Interpersonal Support among Rural Women with Overweight or Obesity who participated in 6 Month Weight-loss Web-based Interventions. APTA NEXT 2016 conference, Nashville, TN, June 8-11, 2016.

Hageman PA, Pozehl B, Dizona PJ, Pullen CH. Quality of Life and Physical Function among Women with Overweight or Obesity who meet Self-reported and Accelerometry-derived Activity Targets. APTA NEXT 2016 conference, Nashville, TN, June 8-11, 2016.

Eisenhauer CM, Pullen CH, Hageman PA. A Post-Intervention, Focus Group Evaluation of Three Web-based Approaches for Achieving Weight Loss and Weight Maintenance in Midlife and Older Rural Women. Midwest Nurses Research Society (MNRS) 40th Annual Conference, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, March 17, 2016.

Regier A, Pullen CH, Hageman PA. Self-efficacy and social support for weight loss behaviors in rural women. Midwest Biomedical Student Research Forum, Omaha, NE, March 5, 2016.

Hageman PA, Willett GM, Dizona PJ, Pullen CH. Web-based weight loss intervention improves pain reduction, sleep, and physical function in rural midlife and older women with arthritis. Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association, February 17-20, 2016.

Pullen CH, Hertzog M, Boeckner LS, Pozehl B, Eisenhauer C, Hageman PA. Comparing Web-based Interventions Alone or Supplemented with Peer led Support or Professional Email Counseling for Achieving Weight Loss in Midlife and Older Rural Women. The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) 30th Anniversary: Advancing Science, Improving Lives Symposium, NIH campus, Bethesda, MD, October 13, 2015.

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Hertzog M, Boeckner LS. Effects of web-based interventions on weight loss, healthy eating and activity in rural women. Academy of Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress, Washington DC April 16-19, 2015.

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Dizona PJ, Shaw A, Rathjen L, Boeckner LS. Weight loss is associated with reductions in pain and sleep disturbance in midlife and older women.  Academy of Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress, Washington DC April 16-19, 2015.

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Hertzog M, Boeckner LS.  Do Web-based interventions for weight loss influence change in physical activity in overweight and obese rural women? American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting (CSM), Indianapolis, IN, Feb 4-7, 2015    

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Hoover-Rathjen L, Dizona P, Boeckner LS Perspectives of Rural Women’s Participation in a Web-based weight Loss program, American Physical Therapy Association PT NEXT conference, Charlotte, NC, June 13-16, 2014

Hageman PA, Boeckner LS, Dizona PJ, Pullen CH.  Perceived health, eating behaviors and fitness among active and inactive overweight and obese rural women:  Findings from the Women Weigh-in for Wellness study. International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity conference, San Diego, May 21-24, 2014

Boeckner LS, Hageman PA, Dizona PJ, Pullen CH. Women Weigh-in for Wellness: Examination of Eating & Activity--Four Categories of Weight Status in Rural Women. International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity conference, San Diego, May 21-24, 2014

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Boeckner LS, Dizona PJ, Pozehl B.  Change in cardiometabolic risk biomarkers in rural women following 6- months of participation in a web-based weight loss study. Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association, Las Vegas, NE, February 3-6, 2014  

Dizona PJ, Pullen CH, Hageman PA, Hertzog M, Boeckner LS.  Effects of Internet-based interventions on weight loss in midlife and older rural women. 2013 Aging with Passion and Purpose: Aging Well in an Age of Technology, Omaha, NE, October 20-21, 2013

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Dizona PJ, Pozehl B.  Improvement in activity and health biomarkers in rural women achieving a 10% weight-loss after 6 months of participation in a web-based weight-loss clinical trial. “What a Difference an X Makes,” 4th Annual The State of Women’s Health Research Conference, Washington, DC, July 17-18, 2013

Onstott AE, Pullen CH, Hageman PA, Boeckner LS, Dizona PJ, Oberdorfer M. Women weigh-in for wellness: 3 month results of a 30-month longitudinal clinical trial. Conference “Working together to solve the puzzle,” Methodist Nursing Research Day, April 3, 2013
    
Hageman PA, Pozehl B, Pullen CH, Ostdiek K, Dizona P, Jensen T, Boeckner LS. Fitness and Accelerometer Activity Levels but not Self-reported Activity are associated with Body Mass Index in Rural Women Ages 40-69. PT 2013 Annual Conference and Exposition, Salt Lake City, June 26-29, 2013

Pullen CH, Hageman PA, Boeckner LS, Oberdorfer M, Dizona P, Onstott A. Women Weigh-in for Wellness: A web based intervention for midlife and older rural women.  The Obesity Society, 30th Annual Scientific Meeting, San Antonio, TX, September 20th-24th, 2012

Hageman PA, Pullen CH, Boeckner LS, Hertzog M, Pozehl B, Walker SW. Use of partnerships and technology to improve the health of midlife and older rural women. Rural Futures Conference: Connecting Innovation, Lincoln NE, May 8-10, 2012