The prevalence of leisure time sedentary behaviour and physical activity in adolescent boys: an ecological momentary assessment approach.

@article{Gorely2009ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of leisure time sedentary behaviour and physical activity in adolescent boys: an ecological momentary assessment approach.},
  author={Trish Gorely and Stuart J H Biddle and Simon J. Marshall and No{\"e}l Cameron},
  journal={International journal of pediatric obesity : IJPO : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity},
  year={2009},
  volume={4 4},
  pages={289-98}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To use ecological momentary assessment to describe how adolescent boys in the United Kingdom spend their leisure time. Design. Cross-sectional, stratified, random sample from secondary schools in 15 regions within the United Kingdom. The data are from a larger study of adolescent lifestyles (Project STIL). PARTICIPANTS A total of 561 boys with a mean age of 14.6 years (range 12.7-16.7 years). The majority were white-European (86.5%). MAIN RESULTS Television viewing occupied… CONTINUE READING

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