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Association between change in daily ambulatory activity and cardiovascular events in people with impaired glucose tolerance (NAVIGATOR trial): a cohort analysis


Dr Thomas Yates PhD a b Corresponding AuthorEmail AddressSteven M Haffner MD cPhillip J Schulte PhD dLaine Thomas PhD dKim M Huffman MD dConnie W Bales PhD d eRobert M Califf MD dRury R Holman MD fJohn J V McMurray MD gM Angelyn Bethel MD fJaakko Tuomilehto MDh i jMelanie J Davies MD a bWilliam E Kraus MD d

 

Background

The extent to which change in physical activity can modify the risk of cardiovascular disease in individuals at high cardiovascular risk is uncertain. We investigated whether baseline and change in objectively-assessed ambulatory activity is associated with the risk of a cardiovascular event in individuals at high cardiovascular risk with impaired glucose tolerance.

 

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