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Randomised controlled trial of a pedometer-based walking intervention with and without practice nurse support in primary care patients aged 45-74 years
Project title: Randomised controlled trial of a pedometer-based walking intervention with and without practice nurse support in primary care patients aged 45-74 years
Call to action: 10/32 Comparison of pedometer-based walking interventions
Research type: Primary Research
Contractor: St George's, University of London
Co-investigators: Dr Sunil Shah, Dr Ulf Ekelund, Mrs Sally Kerry, Professor Christina Victor, Professor Derek Cook, Professor Julia Fox-Rushby, Professor Michael Ussher, Professor Peter Whincup, Professor Steve Iliffe.
Started: March 2012 | Status: Published July 2018
This intervention increased 12-month step counts by about 660 steps per day and increased time in moderate to vigorous physical activity by about 34 minutes per week, with similar effects seen with or without nurse support.
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