Determination of Factors Affecting Physical Activity Status of University Students on a Health Sciences Campus

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DAYI A., AÇIKGÖZ A., Guvendi G., Bayrak L., ERSOY B., Gur C., ...More

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, vol.23, pp.325-334, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.12659/msm.899816
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.325-334
  • Keywords: Motor Activity, Public Health, Students Health Occupations, BEHAVIORS, ADOLESCENTS, WEIGHT, GENDER
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Background: Upon graduation, students studying in departments related to health will work in the health sector and will guide and enlighten people with their knowledge and behavior. The purpose of this study was to determine the factors affecting the physical activity (PA) conditions of university students on a health sciences campus.