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Table 4 Effectiveness of SB Interventions in Children Compared to an Active Control

From: The effectiveness and complexity of interventions targeting sedentary behaviour across the lifespan: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Subgroup 1: Behavioural Studies (n=) I (n=) C (n=) I2 MD (95%CI)
Outcome 1: SB min/day (≤6mo) 4 87 90 0% -48.26 [-69.83, -26.69]
Outcome 2: SB min/day (>6mo) 1 255 176 N/A -4.00 [-13.16, 5.16]
Subgroup 3: Mixed Studies (n=) I (n=) C (n=) I2 MD (95%CI)
Outcome 1: SB min/day (≤6mo) 4 46 44 91% -74.73 [-152.36, 2.90]
Outcome 2: SB min/day (>6mo) 1 22 22 N/A 19.14 [-3.46, 41.74]
Outcome 4: SB % (>6mo) 1 39 37 N/A 3.17 [-7.60, 13.94]
Overall Results Studies (n=) I (n=) C (n=) I2 MD (95%CI)
Outcome 1: SB min/day (≤6mo) 8 133 134 86% -59.90 [-102.16, -17.65]
Outcome 2: SB min/day (>6mo) 2 277 198 71% 5.17 [-17.01, 27.35]
Outcome 4: SB % (>6mo) 1 39 37 N/A 3.17 [-7.60, 13.94]