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Effects of personal, social and environmental factors on physical activity behavior among adults

@article{OliveiraBrochado2010EffectsOP,
  title={Effects of personal, social and environmental factors on physical activity behavior among adults},
  author={A. Oliveira-Brochado and F. Oliveira-Brochado and P. Brito},
  journal={Revista Portuguesa de Sa{\'u}de P{\'u}blica},
  year={2010},
  volume={28},
  pages={7-17}
}
Despite the guidelines and the well-recognized benefits of regular physical activity, there is evidence that a large number of people is still reported to be inactive. Therefore, the need for interventions that can promote a healthier behavior has increased. As an understanding of the determinants of physical activity behavior by health professionals is an important prerequisite to designing effective interventions, studies on the identification of the determinants of physical activity are… Expand
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