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Associations between activity-related behaviours and standardized BMI among Australian adolescents

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Objectives: To examine the relationships between physical activity, sedentary behaviour and body mass index (BMI) among a sample of Australian adolescents. Methods: Anthropometric, demographic and behavioural data were collected from students (n=3040 mean age 14.6, 44% female) from 12 secondary schools in South West Victoria, Australia (response rate = 48.6%). The appropriate descriptive, univariate and regression analysis were used to examine the strength of the associations between physical...

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10.1016/j.jsams.2011.05.010

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Journal:
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport
Volume:
14
Issue:
6
Pages:
512-521
Publication date:
2011-11-01
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EISSN:
1878-1861
ISSN:
1440-2440
Source identifiers:
206399
Language:
English
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pubs:206399
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uuid:8ac57766-936e-4c6b-846f-0ead45b7359b
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pubs:206399
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2013-02-20

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