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Physical activity and sedentary behaviour on vascular function

Can you take part in this study?

We are looking for people to take part in a study exploring how physical activity and sedentary behaviour may influence vascular function. You do not need to be regularly active to take part and you will not be required to do any additional activity.

The study comprises of a single visit to the Tom Reilly Building, Liverpool John Moores University. You will be asked to complete questionnaires relating to your current health and physical activity, you will also have a scan of a blood vessel in your arm (see the information sheet) and be given physical activity monitors to wear for seven days.

The study will take approximately 75 minutes.

Please note that to take part you must:

  • be 18+ years old
  • have no known history of heart problems, or conditions which may impair your ability to be physically active

If you would like to take part or would like more information please email j.shelley@2016.ljmu.ac.uk.