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Effect of Changing Sedentary Behavior in Youth

2014-07-24 14:11:47 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The primary aim is to examine relative reinforcing value (RRV) of physical activity to sedentary behaviors as a predictor of substitution of physical activity for sedentary behaviors when sedentary behaviors are reduced. The investigators predict that there will be a significant positive relationship between RRV and substitution of physical activity for sedentary behavior when sedentary behavior is reduced. The investigators also predict that there will be a significant positive relationship between reduction in sedentary behaviors and energy intake and dietary fat.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label

Conditions

Obesity

Intervention

Television reduction device

Location

University at Buffalo
Buffalo
New York
United States
14214

Status

Completed

Source

State University of New York at Buffalo

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:11:47-0400

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