Building Healthy Academic Communities National Summit, April 6-7, 2017, University of Florida. Poster Session.
Excessive sitting, or too much physical inactivity, is a health risk to
office workers. This study evaluated the effectiveness of quantitative
feedback with university and healthcare office workers on workplace
A single-case design evaluated the effectiveness of various phases of
education, feedback, and modified feedback for individual participants.
Daily feedback improved physical activity for 4/8 participants. These
results suggest that education alone is not effective and that
consequence-based procedures are necessary to impact this behavior.