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Clustering of lifestyle risk factors and poor physical function in older adults: the Hertfordshire cohort study.

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OBJECTIVES: To examine the relationship between number of lifestyle risk factors (out of low physical activity, poor diet, obesity, smoking) and physical function in older community-dwelling men and women. DESIGN: Cross-sectional study, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. PARTICIPANTS: Men (n = 1,682) and women (n = 1,540) aged 59 to 73. MEASUREMENTS: Physical activity was assessed using an administered questionnaire with a score from 0 to 100; low activity was defined as a score of 50 or less. Di...

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10.1111/jgs.12457

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Volume:
61
Issue:
10
Pages:
1684-1691
Publication date:
2013-10-05
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EISSN:
1532-5415
ISSN:
0002-8614
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uuid:7c43e41a-211a-44ca-bcbe-bb3f9b5f2e82
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431335
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pubs:431335

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