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From: The effect of mere measurement from a cardiovascular examination program on physical activity and sedentary time in an adult population

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Flow of participation and study design. AOG = Assessment-only group. IG = Intervention group. Assessments at baseline and at 12 months included: paper-pencil questionnaires on socio-demographics, physical activity, and sedentary time as well as physical examination (standardized measurement of blood pressure, body height, body weight, and waist- and hip-circumference, blood sample taking) and 7-day-accelerometry. Assessments at months 1, 3, 4, and 6 included: paper-pencil questionnaires on physical activity and sedentary time. a Eligibility criteria: age ≥ 40 and ≤ 65 years, no history of cardiovascular event (myocardial infarction or stroke) or vascular intervention, self-reported body mass index ≤ 35 kg/m2, resident in a pre-defined zip-code area. b had died, had a cardiovascular event or intervention, were too ill to participate, or moved away. c due to late response

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