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Occupational sitting and health risks: a systematic review

van Uffelen, Jannique, Wong, Jason, Chau, Josephine Y, van der Ploeg, Hidde P, Riphagen, Ingrid, Gilson, Nicholas D, Burton, Nicola W, Healy, Genevieve N, Torp, Alicia A, Clark, Bronwyn K, Gardiner, Paul A, Dunstan, David W, Bauman, Adrian E, Owen, Neville and Brown, Wendy J (2010) Occupational sitting and health risks: a systematic review. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 39 (4). pp. 379-388. ISSN 0749-3797 (print), 1873-2607 (online)

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Emerging evidence suggests that sedentary behavior (i.e., time spent sitting) may be negatively associated with health. The aim of this study was to systematically review the evidence on associations between occupational sitting and health risks.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes mellitus, mortality, death, BMI, office employees, health risks, BMI, body mass, obesity, overweight, waist circumference, WCRF, AICH
Subjects: Current > FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 18 Jan 2013 03:11
Last Modified: 25 Nov 2019 02:16
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