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Physical activity and sedentary leisure time and their associations with BMI, waist circumference, and percentage body fat in 0.5 million adults: the China Kadoorie Biobank study.

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BACKGROUND: Few large studies in China have investigated total physical activity and sedentary leisure time and their associations with adiposity. OBJECTIVE: We investigated determinants of physical activity and sedentary leisure time and their associations with adiposity in China. DESIGN: A total of 466,605 generally healthy participants (age: 30-79 y, 60% female) in the China Kadoorie Biobank were included in this cross-sectional analysis. Self-reported information on a range of activities ...

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10.3945/ajcn.112.046854

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Bennett, D More by this author
Whitlock, G More by this author
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Journal:
The American journal of clinical nutrition
Volume:
97
Issue:
3
Pages:
487-496
Publication date:
2013-03-05
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EISSN:
1938-3207
ISSN:
0002-9165
URN:
uuid:19410660-584d-4db2-bc73-fe3ca58dee89
Source identifiers:
375692
Local pid:
pubs:375692

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