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Occupational sitting time: Employees' perceptions of health risks and intervention strategies

Gilson, Nicholas D, Burton, Nicola W, Van Uffelen, Jannique G. Z and Brown, Wendy J (2011) Occupational sitting time: Employees' perceptions of health risks and intervention strategies. Health Promotion Journal of Australia , 22 (1). pp. 38-43. ISSN 1036-1073

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Abstract

There is increasing interest in the potential association between sedentary behaviour and poor health. This study examined office-based employees’ perceptions of the health risks associated with prolonged sitting at work, and strategies to interrupt and reduce occupational sitting time.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: occupational sitting, office employees, health risks, intervention strategies, employee health promotion, OHS, OH&S, break-time, breaks, breaking
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)
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Depositing User: Yimin Zeng
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 2013 02:07
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2014 05:32
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/21400
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Citations in Scopus: 52 - View on Scopus

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