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Patterns of sedentary behaviour and cardiovascular health in children

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posted on 2015-01-01, 00:00 authored by Sarah Robinson
Children engaged in high levels of sedentary time, particularly during class and leisure time. Different types of screen behaviours and patterns of sitting time were adversely associated with cardiovascular health. Not all screen behaviours may be equal and the way sitting time is accumulated may be important to cardiovascular health.

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xviii, 260 pages + appendices : tables, graphs

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  • Yes

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thesis

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thesis

Language

eng

Degree type

Research doctorate

Degree name

PhD

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Faculty

Faculty of Health

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School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences