Research Repository

Associations between sitting time and weight in young adult Australian women

De Cocker, Katrien A, van Uffelen, Jannique and Brown, Wendy J (2010) Associations between sitting time and weight in young adult Australian women. Preventive Medicine, 51 (5). pp. 361-367. ISSN 0091-7435 (print), 1096-0260 (online)

Full text for this resource is not available from the Research Repository.

Abstract

Sedentary behaviour may be a contributor to weight gain in today's young adult women, who are gaining weight faster than women in their mothers' generation. The aim was to examine the relationships between sitting time and weight in young women.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: overweight, obesity, physical activity, cohort, weight change, BMI, Australia
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 2013 22:33
Last Modified: 25 Nov 2019 02:18
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/21401
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2010.07.009
ePrint Statistics: View download statistics for this item
Citations in Scopus: 22 - View on Scopus

Repository staff only

View Item View Item

Search Google Scholar