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The Effectiveness of Distance Interventions for Increasing Physical Activity: A Review

Jenkins (previously McCarthy), Affrica; Christensen, Helen; Walker, Janine; Dear, Keith


Objective. Evaluate the effectiveness of distance physical activity interventions to establish intervention features that are key to success. Data Source. Computerized searches for randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of distance physical activity interventions and visual scans of reference lists were performed between March 2004 and July 2006. Study Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria. Studies were included if they (1) employed a randomized controlled design, (2) encouraged physical activity in...[Show more]

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Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
Source: American Journal of Health Promotion
DOI: 10.4278/ajhp.0801158


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