Physical activity, acculturation, and immigrant status of Asian Indian women living in the United States
- Resource Type
- ACADEMIC JOURNAL
- Mathew Joseph, Nitha a, ⁎; Hanneman, Sandra K. b; Bishop, Sheryl L. c
- In Applied Nursing Research June 2019 47:52-56
Highlights •Asian Indian women have low levels of physical activity, which may increase their risk for chronic diseases.•Acculturation and immigration have been implicated as contributors to low physical activity levels.•Highly acculturated Asian Indian women had higher levels of leisure time physical activity and sedentary behavior.