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Sedentary behaviors and health outcomes among adults: a systematic review of prospective studies.
CONTEXT Nowadays, people spend a substantial amount of time per day on sedentary behaviors and it is likely that the time spent sedentary will continue to rise. To date, there is no review ofExpand
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The Effectiveness of Worksite Physical Activity Programs on Physical Activity, Physical Fitness, and Health
ObjectiveTo critically review the literature with respect to the effectiveness of worksite physical activity programs on physical activity, physical fitness, and health. Data SourcesA search forExpand
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Effect of individual counseling on physical activity fitness and health: a randomized controlled trial in a workplace setting.
BACKGROUND Physical inactivity and obesity are major public health problems. Our objective was to investigate the effectiveness of an individual counseling intervention at the workplace on physicalExpand
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The relationship between overweight and obesity, and sick leave: a systematic review
Objective:To investigate the relationship between overweight and obesity and sick leave.Design:Systematic, qualitative review.Literature search:A search in diverse databases was performed. StudiesExpand
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The effectiveness of physical and organisational ergonomic interventions on low back pain and neck pain: a systematic review
Ergonomic interventions (physical and organisational) are used to prevent or reduce low back pain (LBP) and neck pain among workers. We conducted a systematic review of randomised controlled trialsExpand
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Effectiveness of physical activity programs at worksites with respect to work-related outcomes.
This paper systematically reviews the literature on the effectiveness of physical activity programs at worksites with respect to work-related outcomes. A computerized literature search, a referenceExpand
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A worksite vitality intervention to improve older workers' lifestyle and vitality-related outcomes: results of a randomised controlled trial
Objective To evaluate the effectiveness of a worksite vitality intervention on vigorous physical activity (VPA), fruit intake, aerobic capacity, mental health and need for recovery after work amongExpand
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Meta‐analyses of workplace physical activity and dietary behaviour interventions on weight outcomes
This meta‐analytic review critically examines the effectiveness of workplace interventions targeting physical activity, dietary behaviour or both on weight outcomes. Data could be extracted from 22Expand
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Effectiveness of a worksite lifestyle intervention on vitality, work engagement, productivity, and sick leave: results of a randomized controlled trial.
OBJECTIVES A worksite lifestyle intervention aiming to improve lifestyle behaviors could be an effective tool to keep older workers vital, and thereby prolong their labor participation. Therefore,Expand
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Sedentary behavior in Dutch workers: differences between occupations and business sectors.
BACKGROUND Sedentary behavior is an independent risk factor for excess body weight and other health problems. There are no published data on sitting time at work, or how this is related to occupationExpand
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