Background and activities
Nina Zisko works as a researcher at the Cardiac Exercise Research Group (CERG). She has earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Waterloo in Canada, her Master in Biomedical Science from Linkoping University in Sweden and her PhD in Clinical Medicine from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Zisko's research investigates how physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness impact health and aging.
Scientific, academic and artistic work
A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database
- (2017) Absolute and relative accelerometer thresholds for determining the association between physical activity and metabolic syndrome in the older adults: The Generation-100 study. BMC Geriatrics. vol. 17.
- (2017) Personal Activity Intelligence (PAI), Sedentary Behavior and Cardiovascular Risk Factor Clustering - the HUNT Study. Progress in cardiovascular diseases.
- (2016) Are older adults physically active enough - A matter of assessment method? The generation 100 study. PLoS ONE. vol. 11 (11).
- (2016) Sedentary Time, Cardiorespiratory Fitness, and Cardiovascular Risk Factor Clustering in Older Adults--the Generation 100 Study. Mayo Clinic proceedings. vol. 91 (11).
- (2016) Correlates of objectively measured physical activity among norwegian older adults: The Generation 100 Study. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity. vol. 24 (3).
- (2015) A cross-sectional study of physical activity correlates in older adults (70-77yrs): The Generation 100 study. European Geriatric Medicine. vol. 6.
- (2015) New relative intensity ambulatory accelerometer thresholds for elderly men and women: The Generation 100 study. BMC Geriatrics. vol. 15.
- (2015) Effect of change in vo&lt;inf&gt;2&lt;/inf&gt;max on daily total energy expenditure in a cohort of norwegian men: A randomized pilot study. Open Cardiovascular Medicine Journal. vol. 9.