Patterns of Sedentary Behaviour and Physical Activity Among Adolescents in the United Kingdom: Project STIL

@article{Gorely2007PatternsOS,
  title={Patterns of Sedentary Behaviour and Physical Activity Among Adolescents in the United Kingdom: Project STIL},
  author={Trish Gorely and Simon J. Marshall and Stuart J H Biddle and No{\"e}l Cameron},
  journal={Journal of Behavioral Medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={30},
  pages={521-531}
}
The purpose of this study was to use ecological momentary assessment to investigate the patterning of physical activity and sedentary behaviours in UK adolescents and to examine if different lifestyle groups differ on key explanatory variables. A total of 1,371 (38% boys, mean age 14.7 years) adolescents completed diaries every 15 min for 3 weekdays outside of school hours and 1 weekend day. Cluster analysis yielded five-cluster solutions for both boys and girls to explain the grouping of… CONTINUE READING

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