Is running associated with a lower risk of all-cause, cardiovascular and cancer mortality, and is the more the better? A systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Pedii2019IsRA,
  title={Is running associated with a lower risk of all-cause, cardiovascular and cancer mortality, and is the more the better? A systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Željko Pedi{\vs}i{\'c} and Nipun Shrestha and Stephanie A Kovalchik and Emmanuel Stamatakis and Nucharapon Liangruenrom and Jozo Grgic and Sylvia Titze and Stuart J. H. Biddle and Adrian E Bauman and Pekka Oja},
  journal={British Journal of Sports Medicine},
  year={2019},
  volume={54},
  pages={898 - 905}
}
Objective To investigate the association of running participation and the dose of running with the risk of all-cause, cardiovascular and cancer mortality. Design Systematic review and meta-analysis. Data sources Journal articles, conference papers and doctoral theses indexed in Academic Search Ultimate, CINAHL, Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition, MasterFILE Complete, Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations, Open Access Theses and Dissertations, PsycINFO, PubMed/MEDLINE… 

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