Skip to search formSkip to main content
You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly.

Physical Inactivity

Known as: Inactive, Inactivity 
A sedentary activity level.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Cancer constitutes an enormous burden on society in more and less economically developed countries alike. The occurrence of… Expand
Review
2013
Review
2013
BACKGROUND Quantification of the disease burden caused by different risks informs prevention by providing an account of health… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Strong evidence shows that physical inactivity increases the risk of many adverse health conditions, including major… Expand
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
Review
2012
Review
2012
Physical inactivity is the fourth leading cause of death worldwide. We summarise present global efforts to counteract this… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Review
2012
Review
2012
To implement effective non-communicable disease prevention programmes, policy makers need data for physical activity levels and… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The purpose of this Position Stand is to provide guidance to professionals who counsel and prescribe individualized exercise to… Expand
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
Review
2006
Review
2006
The primary purpose of this narrative review was to evaluate the current literature and to provide further insight into the role… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Physical inactivity is a global concern, but diverse physical activity measures in use prevent international… Expand
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • table 6
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES Despite recognition of the important influence of environmental determinants on physical activity patterns, minimal… Expand
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • figure 1
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The relationship of health risk behavior and disease in adulthood to the breadth of exposure to childhood emotional… Expand
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • table 5