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Infographic. Self-rated walking pace and all-cause, cardiovascular disease and cancer mortality: individual participant pooled analysis of 50 225 walkers from 11 population British cohorts

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 7 March 2019

Abstract: "Regular walking confers many physical, mental and social health benefits. However, the role of walking pace has rarely been explored. The aim of this study, which was included in the June 2018 Special BJSM issue on walking and health,was to examine the associations between walking pace and mortality risk.

The study included a sample of 50 225 walkers aged 30 years from England and Scotland. The mean follow-up period was just …"

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 Stamatakis, E., et al. Infographic. Self-rated walking pace and all-cause, cardiovascular disease and cancer mortality: individual participant pooled analysis of 50 225 walkers from 11 population British cohorts. British Journal of Sports Medicine, March 2019 [Epub ahead of print]