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Accelerometer-Assessed Physical Activity and Incident Diabetes in a Population Covering the Adult Life Span: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Citation

Chen, Guo-Chong; Qi, Qibin; Hua, Simin; Moon, Jee-Young; Spartano, Nicole L.; Vasan, Ramachandran S.; Sotres-Alvarez, Daniela T.; Castaneda, Sheila F.; Evenson, Kelly R.; & Perreira, Krista M., et al. (Online ahead of print). Accelerometer-Assessed Physical Activity and Incident Diabetes in a Population Covering the Adult Life Span: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. PMCID: PMC Journal - In Process

Abstract

BACKGROUND: The association between accelerometer-assessed physical activity and risk of diabetes remains unclear, especially among US Hispanic/Latino adults who have lower levels of physical activity and a higher diabetes burden compared with other racial/ethnical populations in the country.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ajcn/nqaa232

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Author(s)

Chen, Guo-Chong
Qi, Qibin
Hua, Simin
Moon, Jee-Young
Spartano, Nicole L.
Vasan, Ramachandran S.
Sotres-Alvarez, Daniela T.
Castaneda, Sheila F.
Evenson, Kelly R.
Perreira, Krista M.
Gallo, Linda C.
Pirzada, Amber
Diaz, Keith M.
Daviglus, Martha L.
Gellman, Marc D.
Kaplan, Robert C.
Xue, Xiaonan
Mossavar-Rahmani, Yasmin

Year Published

Online ahead of print

PMCID

PMC Journal - In Process

Reference ID

13114