Estimated Number of Deaths Prevented Through Increased Physical Activity Among US Adults

JAMA Intern Med. 2022 Mar 1;182(3):349-352. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.7755.


This cohort study uses National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data to estimate the number of deaths that could be prevented through increased physical activity among US adults.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Intramural

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Exercise*
  • Humans
  • Nutrition Surveys
  • Risk Factors
  • United States / epidemiology