Jump to Search Jump to Navigation Jump to Content


ISPAH Early Career Network

Research Article
Ms Jane Ahn
January 2018

       Author: Ms Jane Ahn, PhD candidate in Epidemiology

Organisation: University College London

Associations between objectively measured physical activity and later mental health outcomes in children: findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study

This paper examines the relationship between objectively measured sedentary time and physical activity, and mental health in children from the UK Millennium Cohort Study (MCS). Accelerometer data were collected at age seven and Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) scores at age 11. Associations between PA/sedentary time and SDQ scores were estimated using linear regression models.

Source: Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. Access to this article will depend on your institutional rights: Access the full article.

Find out more about the Early Career Network or get in touch here