Customer Alert: This site will be experiencing brief outages on Friday, 07/31/2015, from 7 pm to 2 am CST, as we update and implement improvements on our network systems. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

Shopping Basket 0
Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc.


Physical Activity Epidemiology-2nd Edition


Inferring cause in epidemiologic studies
The epidemiologic models previously described provide a framework for considering the association among variables in an attempt to determine cause and effect.
Read More >
Etiology of overweight and obesity: set point or settling point?
Weight gain resulting from excess storage of fat is ultimately explained by an intake of calories that exceeds those expended.
Read More >
Physical activity and breast cancer: the evidence
Approximately three-quarters of these studies classified women according to three or more levels of physical activity, allowing assessment of a dose–response relation (Lee and Oguma 2006).
Read More >
Individual barriers to physical activity influence behavior
Costs and barriers associated with a behavior have been recognized as important influences on that behavior since theories about how people make decisions began to proliferate in the 1950s (Janis and Mann 1977).
Read More >

X   Close
Click to hide.
 X   Close

Physical Activity Epidemiology-2nd Edition
Short Description

Physical Activity Epidemiology, Second Edition, provides a comprehensive discussion of population-level studies showing the influence of physical activity on disease. The text summarizes the available knowledge, details the methods used to obtain it, and considers its implications for public health.

© 2013
Book   608 pages
ISBN-13: 9780736082860

* Free Bundled E-book *

If you are a member of the HK Rewards Program, when buying a new print edition of this book, you will be granted the option for downloading the e-book edition at no additional charge. Learn more.




Regular Price: $118.95

Also Available As:
eBook (PDF, ePUB) $73.95
Related Products:
Physical Activity Epidemiology Image Bank-2nd Edition $388.95

Subscribe to feed Subscribe to feed

Get the latest news, special offers, and updates on authors and products. SIGN UP NOW!

Human Kinetics Rewards

About Our Products

Book Excerpts


News and Articles

About Us

Career Opportunities



Business to Business

Author Center

HK Today Newsletter


Exam/Desk Copies

Language rights translation

Association Management

Associate Program

Rights and Permissions

Featured Programs

Human Kinetics Coach Education


Fitness for Life

Active Living Every Day

Connect with Us

Google Plus YouTube Tumblr Pinterest

Terms & Conditions


Privacy Policy


Safe Harbor