TITLE

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

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p658
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
66596341

 

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