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Active commuting and cardiovascular risk among health care workers

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Background Although the benefit of physical activity on cardiovascular health has been well demonstrated, being physically active can be difficult for health care workers. Active commuting such as walking or cycling may be a good way to promote physical activity.

Aims To investigate the relationship between active commuting and cardiovascular disease risk factors in health care workers.

Methods A cross-sectional study of he...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/occmed/kqw029

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Name:
Chiang Mai University
Grant:
SOR TOR 6393(8).3 BOR JOR/2981
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Occupational Medicine More from this journal
Volume:
66
Issue:
6
Pages:
483-487
Publication date:
2016-04-09
Acceptance date:
2016-01-14
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EISSN:
1471-8405
ISSN:
0962-7480
Pmid:
27060798
Language:
English
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pubs:615170
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uuid:418539ca-25d8-40e4-801c-c9249d0b2a14
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pubs:615170
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615170
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2016-12-07

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