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  • Association between different modes of travelling and adiposity in chilean population: findings from the chilean national health survey 2016–2017 

    Medina, Ignacio; Petermann-Rocha, Fanny; Waddell, Heather; Díaz-Martínez, Ximena; Matus-Castillo, Carlos; Cigarroa, Igor; Concha-Cisternas, Yeny; Salas-Bravo, Carlos; Martínez, María A.; Celis-Morales, Carlos (2020)
    Background: Active travel has been suggested as a feasible way of increasing physical activity levels. Although international studies have demonstrated its effect over different health outcomes and adiposity, there is still ...

  • Association between walking pace and diabetes: findings from the Chilean national health survey 2016–2017 

    Cigarroa, Igor; Espinoza-Sanhueza, María José; Lasserre-Laso, Nicole; Diaz-Martínez, Ximena; Garrido-Méndez, Alex; Matus-Castillo, Carlos; Martínez, María A.; Leiva, Ana M.; Petermann-Rocha, Fanny; Parra, Solange; Concha-Cisternas, Yeny; Troncoso-Pantoja, Claudia; Martorell, Miquel; Ulloa, Natalia; Waddell, Heather; Celis-Morales, Carlos (2020)
    Background: Walking pace is a well-known indicator of physical capability, but it is also a strong predictor of type 2 diabetes (T2D). However, there is a lack of evidence on the association between walking pace and T2D, ...