Physical activity participation among adult Nevadans with self-reported asthma.

  title={Physical activity participation among adult Nevadans with self-reported asthma.},
  author={Masaru Teramoto and Sheniz Moonie},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  volume={48 5},
OBJECTIVE This study looked at physical activity patterns among adults (≥ 18 years old) with self-reported asthma living in Nevada and investigated how physical inactivity is associated with asthma prevalence. METHODS We examined data from the 2009 Nevada Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. Different physical activity measures among individuals were compared by asthma status. RESULTS Among 3840 respondents, 13.9% and 9.0% of them self-reported lifetime and current asthma… CONTINUE READING

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