Exploring patterns of daily physical and sedentary behaviour in community-dwelling older adults

Sue Lord, Sebastien Francois Martin Chastin, Lynn McInnes, Linda Little, Pam Briggs, Lynn Rochester

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Abstract

Recent evidence suggests that the interaction between periods of sedentary and activity behaviour is important for health; providing distinctive information to assessment of activity alone. This study quantified activity and sedentary behaviour in older, community-dwelling adults.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)205-210
Number of pages6
JournalAge and Ageing
Volume40
Issue number2
Early online date14 Jan 2011
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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Keywords

  • physical activity
  • sedentary behaviour
  • older adults

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Lord, Sue ; Chastin, Sebastien Francois Martin ; McInnes, Lynn ; Little, Linda ; Briggs, Pam ; Rochester, Lynn. / Exploring patterns of daily physical and sedentary behaviour in community-dwelling older adults. In: Age and Ageing. 2011 ; Vol. 40, No. 2. pp. 205-210.
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Exploring patterns of daily physical and sedentary behaviour in community-dwelling older adults. / Lord, Sue; Chastin, Sebastien Francois Martin; McInnes, Lynn; Little, Linda; Briggs, Pam; Rochester, Lynn.

In: Age and Ageing, Vol. 40, No. 2, 2011, p. 205-210.

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