Walking towards health in a university community: Preliminary analyses of baseline data

Gilson, Nicholas D., McKenna, Jim, Cooke, Carlton and Brown, Wendy (2006). Walking towards health in a university community: Preliminary analyses of baseline data. In: J. L. Durstine, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise: Supplement and Final Program. ACSM 2006: American College of Sports Medicine 53rd Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, U.S.A., (S368-S369). 31 May-3 June, 2006.


Author Gilson, Nicholas D.
McKenna, Jim
Cooke, Carlton
Brown, Wendy
Title of paper Walking towards health in a university community: Preliminary analyses of baseline data
Conference name ACSM 2006: American College of Sports Medicine 53rd Annual Meeting
Conference location Denver, CO, U.S.A.
Conference dates 31 May-3 June, 2006
Proceedings title Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise: Supplement and Final Program   Check publisher's open access policy
Place of Publication Maryland, MO, U.S.A.
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Year 2006
Open Access Status Not Open Access
ISSN 0195-9131
1530-0315
Editor J. L. Durstine
Volume 38
Issue Supp.5
Start page S368
End page S369
Total pages 2
Language eng
Abstract/Summary Research has shown that accumulating 10 000 steps/day provides a range of significant clinical health benefits. However, opportunities for daily walking are constrained by a number of barriers, including employment in sedentary occupations.
Subjects EX
321216 Health Promotion
730301 Health education and promotion
730208 Occupational health (excl. economic development aspects)
0903 Biomedical Engineering
1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Q-Index Code EX
Additional Notes Presented during "D-22 Free Communication/Poster – Health and Activity Interventions"

 
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