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Motivational Counseling and Text Message Reminders: For Reduction of Daily Sitting Time and Promotion of Everyday Physical Activity in People with Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Most patients with rheumatoid arthritis tend to be physically inactive and spend more time in sedentary behaviors compared with the general population. This inactive lifestyle can lead to serious health consequences, for example, increased risk of cardiovascular disease. For this reason, there is an interest in increasing participation in physical activity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. The relatively new approach of reducing sedentary behavior and replacing it with light-intensity physical activity has been shown to be feasible and effective in promoting physical activity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. However, methods to facilitate this behavior have not yet been fully explored.

Original languageEnglish
JournalRheumatic Diseases Clinics of North America
Volume45
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)231-244
Number of pages14
ISSN0889-857X
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Publication statusPublished - May 2019

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  • Behavioral interventions, Motivational counseling, Physical activity, Rheumatoid arthritis, Sedentary behavior, Text message reminders

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