Preiss, D., Thomas, L. E, Wojdyla, D. M, Haffner, S. M, Gill, J. M, Yates, T., Davies, M. J, Holman, R. R, McMurray, J. J, Califf, R. M & Kraus, WE. (2015). Prospective relationships between body weight and physical activity: An observational analysis from the NAVIGATOR study. BMJ Open,5(8), 1-7. United Kingdom: BMJ Publishing Group. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-007901
Objectives While bidirectional relationships exist between body weight and physical activity, direction of causality remains uncertain and previous studies have been limited by self-reported activity or weight and small sample size. We investigated the prospective relationships between weight and physical activity.
Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research
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