Relationship between accumulated walking and body composition in middle-aged women.

@article{Thompson2004RelationshipBA,
  title={Relationship between accumulated walking and body composition in middle-aged women.},
  author={Dixie L. Thompson and Jennifer Rakow and Sara M Perdue},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2004},
  volume={36 5},
  pages={911-4}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between objectively determined physical activity (pedometer counted steps per day) and body composition variables in middle-aged women. METHODS Height, weight, body fat percentage (%BF), waist circumference, and hip circumference were measured on eighty women (50.3 +/- 6.8 yr). For 7 d after testing, each subject wore a pedometer throughout the day while following her normal daily routine. Each morning the pedometer was reset… CONTINUE READING

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