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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 60 Citations 21,609 167 World Ranking 2087 National Ranking 126

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Internal medicine
  • Social psychology
  • Statistics

Gaston Godin mostly deals with Theory of planned behavior, Developmental psychology, Social psychology, Psychosocial and Physical fitness. His research integrates issues of LISREL, Physical exercise, Self-efficacy and Clinical psychology in his study of Developmental psychology. His Psychosocial research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Gerontology and Family medicine.

His Physical fitness research incorporates themes from Leisure time and Exercise behavior. The various areas that Gaston Godin examines in his Exercise behavior study include Concurrent validity, Occupational medicine and Health psychology. His Behavioural sciences research integrates issues from Locus of control, Systematic review and Explained variation.

His most cited work include:

  • A simple method to assess exercise behavior in the community (2635 citations)
  • The theory of planned behavior: a review of its applications to health-related behaviors. (2252 citations)
  • Healthcare professionals' intentions and behaviours: A systematic review of studies based on social cognitive theories (679 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary scientific interests are in Theory of planned behavior, Developmental psychology, Clinical psychology, Psychosocial and Social psychology. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Condom, Habit, Self-efficacy and Cognition. His research in Clinical psychology tackles topics such as Obesity which are related to areas like Familial history.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Odds ratio and Social cognitive theory in addition to Psychosocial. His research in Social psychology focuses on subjects like Exercise behavior, which are connected to Leisure time and Physical exercise. His Gerontology research includes elements of Physical therapy, Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and Public health.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Theory of planned behavior (23.05%)
  • Developmental psychology (18.93%)
  • Clinical psychology (17.70%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2010-2021)?

  • Psychological intervention (16.46%)
  • Theory of planned behavior (23.05%)
  • Randomized controlled trial (8.64%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Psychological intervention, Theory of planned behavior, Randomized controlled trial, Clinical psychology and Family medicine. Gaston Godin has included themes like Intervention, Self-efficacy, Gerontology and Psychosocial in his Psychological intervention study. His study in Randomized controlled trial is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Physical therapy, MEDLINE and Behavioural sciences.

His research in Physical therapy is mostly focused on Physical fitness. His research in Clinical psychology intersects with topics in Social support and Cognition. In his research on the topic of Cognition, Social psychology is strongly related with Developmental psychology.

Between 2010 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The Godin-Shephard Leisure-Time Physical Activity Questionnaire (331 citations)
  • A meta-analytic review of the effect of implementation intentions on physical activity (252 citations)
  • The Godin-Shephard leisure-time physical activity questionnaire: validity evidence supporting its use for classifying healthy adults into active and insufficiently active categories. (165 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Internal medicine
  • Statistics
  • Social psychology

His primary areas of study are Randomized controlled trial, Physical therapy, Family medicine, Psychological intervention and Health promotion. His Randomized controlled trial research covers fields of interest such as Theory of planned behavior and Ranking. The Physical therapy study combines topics in areas such as Leisure time, Antibiotics, Implementation intention and MEDLINE.

His Family medicine study combines topics in areas such as Nursing, Health services research, Public health and Electronic health record. Within one scientific family, he focuses on topics pertaining to Psychosocial under Psychological intervention, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Mean difference, Demography and Environmental health. His Evidence-based medicine research includes themes of Cognition and Clinical psychology.

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Best Publications

A simple method to assess exercise behavior in the community

G Godin;R J Shephard.
Canadian journal of applied sport sciences. Journal canadien des sciences appliquees au sport (1985)

4293 Citations

The theory of planned behavior: a review of its applications to health-related behaviors.

Gaston Godin;Gerjo Kok.
American Journal of Health Promotion (1996)

3852 Citations

Healthcare professionals' intentions and behaviours: A systematic review of studies based on social cognitive theories

Gaston Godin;Ariane Bélanger-Gravel;Martin P. Eccles;Jeremy M. Grimshaw.
Implementation Science (2008)

1040 Citations

Assessment of leisure time exercise behavior by self-report: a concurrent validity study.

G Godin;J Jobin;J Bouillon.
Canadian Journal of Public Health-revue Canadienne De Sante Publique (1986)

725 Citations

The Godin-Shephard Leisure-Time Physical Activity Questionnaire

Gaston Godin.
The Health & Fitness Journal of Canada (2011)

615 Citations

Predictors of smoking behaviour: an application of Ajzen's theory of planned behaviour.

Gaston Godin;Pierre Valois;Linda Lepage;Raymond Desharnais.
Addiction (1992)

404 Citations

The pattern of influence of perceived behavioral control upon exercising behavior: an application of Ajzen's theory of planned behavior.

Gaston Godin;Pierre Valois;Linda Lepage.
Journal of Behavioral Medicine (1993)

402 Citations

Bridging the intention-behaviour 'gap': the role of moral norm.

Gaston Godin;Mark Conner;Paschal Sheeran.
British Journal of Social Psychology (2005)

390 Citations

Self-Efficacy and Outcome Expectations as Determinants of Exercise Adherence

Raymond Desharnais;Jacques Bouillon;Gaston Godin.
Psychological Reports (1986)

347 Citations

A meta-analytic review of the effect of implementation intentions on physical activity

Ariane Bélanger-Gravel;Gaston Godin;Steve Amireault.
Health Psychology Review (2013)

345 Citations

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