Tracking of physical activity from childhood to adulthood: a review.

@article{Telama2009TrackingOP,
  title={Tracking of physical activity from childhood to adulthood: a review.},
  author={Risto Telama},
  journal={Obesity facts},
  year={2009},
  volume={2 3},
  pages={
          187-95
        }
}
The aim of the article was to review studies on the tracking of physical activity in all phases of life from childhood to late adulthood. The majority of the studies have been published since 2000. The follow-up time in most studies was short, the median being 9 years. In men, the stability of physical activity was significant but low or moderate during all life phases and also in longterm follow-ups. In women, the tracking was lower and in many cases non-significant. Among both sexes… CONTINUE READING

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