Time use and physical activity: a shift away from movement across the globe.

 Source: Obesity Reviews, 2012, 13 (8), p. 659-680.

Follow this link for abstract.

Date of publication: August 2012.

Publication type: Research.

In a nutshell: This paper examines trends in physical activity and related energy expenditure over the last 18 years, and goes on to examine the potential impact on weight gain and other cardio-metabolic health risks that the differential declines in activity and increases in sedentary time across the globe represent.

Length of publication: 22 pages.

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article. Follow this link to find your local NHS Library.

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