Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in the early years (aged 0-4 years).

  title={Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in the early years (aged 0-4 years).},
  author={Allana G. LeBlanc and John C. Spence and Valerie Carson and Sarah Connor Gorber and Carrie J. Dillman and Ian Janssen and Michelle E. Kho and Jodie A. Stearns and Brian W Timmons and Mark S. Tremblay},
  journal={Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme},
  volume={37 4},
  • A. LeBlancJ. Spence M. Tremblay
  • Published 5 July 2012
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme
Accumulating evidence suggests that young children spend excessive time being sedentary. The purpose of this systematic review was to determine the relationship between sedentary behaviours and health indicators during the early years (ages 0-4 years). Using the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) framework, this review aimed to present the best available evidence on the threshold of sedentary behaviour associated with healthy measures of adiposity, bone… 

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