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Correlates of sedentary behavior among community-dwelling adults with anxiety in six low- and middle-income countries

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dc.contributor.author Vancampfort, Davy
dc.contributor.author Stubbs, Brendon
dc.contributor.author Smith, Lee
dc.contributor.author Gardner, Benjamin
dc.contributor.author Herring, Matthew P.
dc.contributor.author Firth, Joseph
dc.contributor.author Koyanagi, Ai
dc.date.accessioned 2020-07-31T09:36:24Z
dc.date.available 2020-07-31T09:36:24Z
dc.date.issued 2019
dc.identifier.citation Vancampfort D.;Stubbs B.;Smith L.;Gardner B.;Herring M.;Firth J.;Koyanagi A. (2019) 'Correlates of sedentary behavior among community-dwelling adults with anxiety in six low- and middle-income countries'. Psychiatry research, 273 :501-508. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0165-1781
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/9065
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract .We investigated correlates of sedentary behavior (SB) among community-dwelling adults with elevated anxiety symptoms in six low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Cross-sectional data from the World Health Organization's Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health (2007–2010) were analyzed. Associations between SB levels and the correlates were examined using multivariable linear and logistic regressions. Out of 42,469 individuals aged ≥ 18 years, there were 2630 participants with anxiety (47.6 ± 16.5 years; 66.6% female). Correlates significantly associated with being sedentary ≥ 8 h/day were being male, older age, a lower income, never married (vs. married/cohabiting), being unemployed, poor self-related health, alcohol consumption, and less social cohesion (highest quartile vs. lowest). Disability and bodily pain were associated with more time spent (min/day) sedentary. Future intervention research should target the risk groups based on identified sociodemographic correlates. Also, whether the promotion of social cohesion increases the efficacy of public health initiatives should be examined with prospective data. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Elsevier en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Psychiatry Research;273, pp. 501-508
dc.rights This is the author’s version of a work that was accepted for publication in Psychiatry Research. Changes resulting from the publishing process, such as peer review, editing, corrections, structural formatting, and other quality control mechanisms may not be reflected in this document. Changes may have been made to this work since it was submitted for publication. A definitive version was subsequently published in Psychiatry Research, 2019, 273, pp. 501-508,https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2019.01.064 en_US
dc.subject anxiety en_US
dc.subject correlates en_US
dc.subject lying en_US
dc.subject sedentary en_US
dc.subject sitting en_US
dc.title Correlates of sedentary behavior among community-dwelling adults with anxiety in six low- and middle-income countries en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2020-07-31T09:00:35Z
dc.identifier.doi 10.1016/j.psychres.2019.01.064
dc.contributor.sponsor National Institute for Health Research en_US
dc.relation.projectid CP13/00150 en_US
dc.relation.projectid PI15/00862 en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 2891660
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.identifier.journaltitle Psychiatry research
dc.description.status peer-reviewed


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