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Are all Sedentary Behaviors Equal? An Examination of Sedentary Behavior and Associations with Indicators of Disease Risk Factors in Women

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 23 April 2020

Authors

Claire Beale
Erica L. Rauff
Wendy J. O'Brien
Sarah P. Shultz
Philip W. Fink
Rozanne Kruger

Year of Publication

2020

Source

Beale, C., et al. Are all Sedentary Behaviors Equal? An Examination of Sedentary Behavior and Associations with Indicators of Disease Risk Factors in Women. Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020, 17(8), 2643

Publication Type

Journal article

Abstract

This research classifies and examines different forms of sedentary behaviour engaged in by women using accelerometer-derived activity data. They found that different forms of sedentary behaviour resulted in differing risk factors and recommend that not all be lumped together in promotional campaigns.

Type of Study

Cross-sectional

How to Access

This is an open access article and can be read in free full text at: https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17082643