Commuting physical activity is favourably associated with biological risk factors for cardiovascular disease

@article{Smith2007CommutingPA,
  title={Commuting physical activity is favourably associated with biological risk factors for cardiovascular disease},
  author={Lisa von Huth Smith and Knut Borch-Johnsen and Torben J\orgensen},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={22},
  pages={771-779}
}
Background Little is known about the effects of commuting physical activity on biological cardiovascular risk factors although such knowledge may form an important basis for interventions aimed at reducing cardiovascular disease (CVD) by increasing physical activity. We examined the associations between commuting, leisure time and total physical activity and biological risk factors for CVD. Design A cross-sectional study of men and women, who participated in a health screening programme… CONTINUE READING