Leisure-Time Physical Activity Reduces Total and Cardiovascular Mortality and Cardiovascular Dise...

26 Dec 2016Noël C. Barengo PhD, Riitta Antikainen PhD, Katja Borodulin PhD, Kennet Harald MSc, Pekka Jousilahti PhD

Baseline leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) reduces the risk of total and CVD mortality and incident CVD events in older adults independently of the major known CVD risk factors. The protective effect of LTPA is dose dependent.

Cohort Study
10 effects
20 years
2456 subjects

Reported Outcomes

VariablesOutcomeEffectLatency

Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Mortality
Musculoskeletal

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Mortality
Musculoskeletal

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Mortality
Musculoskeletal

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Mortality
Musculoskeletal

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Cardiovascular Disease Cardiovascular outcome
Cardiovascular ...
Cardiovascular

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Cardiovascular Disease Cardiovascular outcome
Cardiovascular ...
Cardiovascular

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Heart Attack (Myocardial infarction - ACS) Cardiovascular outcome
Heart Attack (M...
Cardiovascular

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Heart Attack (Myocardial infarction - ACS) Cardiovascular outcome
Heart Attack (M...
Cardiovascular

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Stroke Brain outcome
Stroke
Brain

Strong Decrease

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Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Stroke Brain outcome
Stroke
Brain

Strong Decrease

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