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Research Project: Cardiovascular Nutrition and Health

Location: Jean Mayer Human Nutrition Research Center On Aging

Title: Physical activity and sedentary behavior in metabolically healthy obese young women

Author
item Camhi, Sarah - University Of Massachusetts
item Crouter, Scott - University Of Tennessee
item Hayman, Laura - University Of Massachusetts
item Lichtenstein, Alice - Jean Mayer Human Nutrition Research Center On Aging At Tufts University
item Must, Aviva - Tufts University

Submitted to: American Heart Association Meeting
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: 4/1/2015
Publication Date: 4/1/2015
Citation: Camhi, S.M., Crouter, S.E., Hayman, L.L., Lichtenstein, A.H., Must, A. 2015. Physical activity and sedentary behavior in metabolically healthy obese young women. American Heart Association Meeting. 131:289.

Interpretive Summary:

Technical Abstract: Studies of physical activity (PA) and sedentary behavior (SB) in metabolically healthy obese (MHO) have been limited to postmenopausal white women. We sought to determine whether PA and SB differ between MHO and metabolically abnormal obese (MAO), in young black and white women.