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Patterns in Sedentary Time and Cardio-Metabolic Risk in Children: A meta-analysis in the International Children’s Accelerometry Database (ICAD)

  • Presented on April 2014

Background: Observational studies and lab-based trials indicated protective effects of regularly interrupting sedentary time on cardio-metabolic health in adults. We examined associations of breaks in sedentary time with cardio-metabolic risk in children. Methods: We included 19,520 children (aged 4-18, 48% boys) from 14 studies participating in ICAD, providing data on cardio-metabolic risk (at ...