Effects of frequency, intensity, duration and volume of walking interventions on CVD risk factors: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis of randomised controlled trials among inactive healthy adults.

@article{Oja2018EffectsOF,
  title={Effects of frequency, intensity, duration and volume of walking interventions on CVD risk factors: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis of randomised controlled trials among inactive healthy adults.},
  author={Pekka Oja and Paul Kelly and Elaine Murtagh and Marie H. Murphy and Charlie Foster and Sylvia Titze},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={52 12},
  pages={
          769-775
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Walking interventions in healthy populations show clinically relevant improvements for many cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors. We aimed to assess the changes in CVD risk factors and the dose-response relationship between frequency, intensity, duration and volume of walking and cardiovascular risk factors based on randomised controlled trials (RCTs). DESIGN A systematic review with meta-analysis and meta-regression. DATA SOURCES Four electronic databases searched from… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-7 OF 7 CITATIONS

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 86 REFERENCES

Update on the global pandemic of physical in activity

LB Andersen, J Mota, L. Di Pietro
  • The Lancet
  • 2016