A school-based intervention to promote physical activity among adolescent girls: Rationale, design, and baseline data from the Girls in Sport group randomised controlled trial

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p658
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the study Girls in Sport which aims to encourage physical activity in adolescent girls. It states that a community-based participatory research approach is used in this study which will have a 18-month follow up. It mentions that the study will test effectiveness of schools in promoting physical activity among girls and aims to create literature on school-based interventions on the same.


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