Strength of Evidence Table 7Change in sedentary behavior*

Setting, NIntv, NYears of studiesEnrolled ParticipantsStudies with Low/Moderate/High Risk of Bias(N)% with favorable (statistically sig) outcome% with favorable outcome (does not need to be stat sig)Risk of BiasConsistencyPrecisionDirectnessConclusionSOE/Evidence Statement
School onlyP, 120082330/1/0100100ModerateNAPreciseDirectNot enough evidence to reach conclusionInsufficient
C, 81999-201139780/8/02562ModerateInconsistentImpreciseDirectNo benefitLow
School-HomeP, 21999-200811460/2/0100100ModerateConsistentPreciseDirectBenefitModerate
C, 71998-201264800/6/12985ModerateConsistentImpreciseDirectBenefitLow
School-CommunityP, 120081,7210/0/10100HighNAImpreciseDirectNot enough evidence to reach conclusionInsufficient
C, 22011-20122,3890/1/10100ModerateNAImpreciseDirectBenefitLow
School-Home-CommunityC, 32008-20127,1021/1/1033ModerateInconsistentImpreciseDirectNo benefitLow.
School-CHIC, 28130/2/00100ModerateConsistentImpreciseDirectNot enough evidence to reach conclusionInsufficient
HomeC, 22011-20122360/1/100ModerateConsistentImpreciseDirectNot enough evidence to reach conclusionInsufficient
Home-School-CommunityC, 1200913230/0/10100HighNAImpreciseDirectNot enough evidence to reach conclusionInsufficient
Home-PC-CHIC, 120068781/0/0100100LowNAPreciseDirectBenefitLow
Primary CareC, 120096000/1/00Unable to determine (no baseline values provided; single arm study)ModerateNAImpreciseDirectNot enough evidence to reach conclusionInsufficient
Community-SchoolC, 1200911080/1/001ModerateNAImpreciseDirectNot enough evidence to reach conclusionInsufficient
Community-HomeC, 120102610/0/101HighNAImpreciseDirectNot enough evidence to reach conclusionInsufficient
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Not all settings and interventions reported intermediate outcomes. If no intermediate outcome was reported the setting and intervention row does not appear in this table.

C = Combination of diet and physical activity; CHI = Consumer Health Informatics; D = Diet intervention; Intv = Intervention; N = Sample Size; NA = Not Applicable; P = Physical activity intervention; PC = Primary Care; Sig = Significant; SOE = Strength of Evidence.

From: Appendix F, Strength of the Evidence

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