Prospective associations between sedentary lifestyle and BMI in midlife

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Laust Hvas Mortensen, Ilene C Siegler, John C Barefoot, Morten Grønbaek, Thorkild I A Sørensen

A strong positive cross-sectional relationship between BMI and a sedentary lifestyle has been consistently observed in numerous studies. However, it has been questioned whether high BMI is a determinant or a consequence of a sedentary lifestyle.
Original languageEnglish
JournalObesity
Volume14
Issue number8
Pages (from-to)1462-71
Number of pages10
ISSN1930-7381
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006

    Research areas

  • Adult, Body Mass Index, Cohort Studies, Cross-Sectional Studies, Female, Humans, Leisure Activities, Life Style, Male, Middle Aged, Odds Ratio, Prospective Studies, Regression Analysis

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