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Health benefits of different sport disciplines for adults: systematic review of observational and intervention studies with meta-analysis
  1. Pekka Oja1,
  2. Sylvia Titze2,
  3. Sami Kokko3,
  4. Urho M Kujala3,
  5. Ari Heinonen3,
  6. Paul Kelly4,
  7. Pasi Koski5,
  8. Charlie Foster6
  1. 1UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
  2. 2Institute of Sport Sciences, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
  3. 3Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland
  4. 4Physical Activity for Health Research Centre, Institute for Sport, Physical Education and Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
  5. 5Department of Teacher Education, University of Turku, Rauma, Finland
  6. 6British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
  1. Correspondence to Dr Pekka Oja, UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, P.O. Box 30, Tampere 33501, Finland; pekka.oja{at}

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