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Research Article

Adherence, Compliance, and Health Risk Factor Changes following Short-Term Physical Activity Interventions

Table 2

Stepwise regression to predict health risk factor changes across the 40-day interventions. All randomly assigned intervention participants were combined and the inclusion criterion was a significant contribution to the multiple ().

Dependent variable changeRegression modelRMSR

Weight (kg)2.341 − () − ()0.3082.12241
BMI 0.867 − () − ()0.3270.68241
Waist girth (cm)3.532 − () − ()0.3302.34241
Hip girth (cm)5.248 − () − ()0.3721.88241
Sum of skinfolds (mm)3.171 − () − ()0.3145.28177
Systolic BP (mmHg)32.987 − 0.3839.68241
Diastolic BP (mmHg)23.509 + () − ()0.4297.50241
Total cholesterol (mmol/L)1.463 + () − () − () + ()0.5740.50241
VO2max (mL/kg/min)8.109 − () + ()0.3505.57241
Grip strength (kg)3.800 − 0.2762.86241
Flexibility (cm)5.394 − () − () + () − ()0.4253.54241

= age (yr); = initial value; = vig PA change (min/wk); = weight change (kg).