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Intervention effects on physical activity and insulin levels in men of Pakistani origin living in Oslo: a randomised controlled trial
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-07-25)
High prevalence of type 2 diabetes (T2D) is seen in some immigrant groups in Western countries, particularly in those from the Indian subcontinent. Our aims were to increase the physical activity (PA) level in a group of ...
Treadmill calibration of the Actigraph GT1M in young-to-middle-aged obese-to-severely obese subjects
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
To understand the impact of physical activity (PA) on health, valid accelerometer count cut points must be applied to measure PA. Because cut points may be population specific, we aimed to establish accelerometer cut points ...
Dietary macronutrients and food consumption as determinants of long-term weight change in adult populations: a systematic literature review
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-08-13)
This systematic literature review examined the role of dietary macronutrient composition, food consumption and dietary patterns in predicting weight or waist circumference (WC) change, with and without prior weight reduction. ...