Associations between health behaviours and health related fitness.

@article{Shephard1996AssociationsBH,
  title={Associations between health behaviours and health related fitness.},
  author={Roy Jesse Shephard and Claude Bouchard},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={
          94-101
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To examine relations between health behaviours and health related fitness. METHODS Subjects were a convenience sample of 350 healthy adults (172 men, 178 women). Covariance analysis adjusted data for significant influences of age and socioeconomic status. Obesity was assessed by anthropometry and body density. Cardiovascular fitness was assessed and various metabolic measurements were made. Questionnaires on physical activity and health related behaviours were completed. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING

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