Sex-based difference in the perception of exercise and level of physical activity among residents of Karachi City, Pakistan.

@article{Naseer2013SexbasedDI,
  title={Sex-based difference in the perception of exercise and level of physical activity among residents of Karachi City, Pakistan.},
  author={Maliha Naseer and Aneeta Khoso and S. Naqvi and H. Irfan},
  journal={Journal of physical activity & health},
  year={2013},
  volume={10 7},
  pages={
          1039-47
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To identify sex-based differences in the perception of benefits and barriers toward exercise and to determine the sex- and age-based differences in the level of physical activity (PA) among adult residents of Karachi. METHODS Three hundred adult individuals were included in cross sectional survey conducted during July-October 2010. Perception of benefits and barriers to exercise and the level of PA were measured through a questionnaire. Differences in the perception of benefits and… Expand
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