Evaluating the effectiveness of a schools-based programme to promote exercise self-efficacy in children and young people with risk factors for obesity: Steps to active kids (STAK)

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p830
Academic Journal
The article focuses on a study, which aims to assess the efficacy and feasibility of a schools-based activity programme suitable for children with risk factors for adult obesity, like asthma, overweight and low exercise self-efficacy. The authors state that they aim to raise the exercise self-efficacy (ESE) and levels of physical activity in children with risk factors for adult obesity.


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