Physical Activity, Sedentary Time and Physical Capability in Early Old Age: British Birth Cohort Study

@inproceedings{Cooper2015PhysicalAS,
  title={Physical Activity, Sedentary Time and Physical Capability in Early Old Age: British Birth Cohort Study},
  author={Andrew J. Cooper and Rebecca K. Simmons and Diana Kuh and S\oren Brage and Rachel Cooper},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
PURPOSE To investigate the associations of time spent sedentary, in moderate-to-vigorous-intensity physical activity (MVPA) and physical activity energy expenditure (PAEE) with physical capability measures at age 60-64 years. METHODS Time spent sedentary and in MVPA and, PAEE were assessed using individually calibrated combined heart rate and movement sensing among 1727 participants from the MRC National Survey of Health and Development in England, Scotland and Wales as part of a detailed… CONTINUE READING
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