Figure 15 describes the differences in weight change among adults at risk for or with cardiovascular disease or diabetes mellitus for physical activity interventions. Two studies are included in this figure, both with final timepoints at 12 months.

Figure 15Differences in weight change for physical activity interventions among adults at risk for or with cardiovascular disease or diabetes mellitus

kg = kilogram

Dotted line indicates a meaningful between group change of 2.5kg.

Size of the effect symbol reflects the sample size.

From: Results

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Hutfless S, Maruthur NM, Wilson RF, et al.

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