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Correlates of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity among preschoolers during unstructured outdoor play periods

Resource Type: Reports & Papers
Author(s): Nicaise, Virginie; Kahan, David; Sallis, James F.;
Date Issued: October-November 2011
Description: A study of the correlations between child moderate-to-vigorous physical activity and select child, location, and social context variables during outdoor unstructured play periods, based on 204 observations of 51 4- and 5-year-old children at a preschool in southern California in the fall and spring of 2009-2010
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Funder(s): Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Journal Title: Preventive Medicine
Volume Number: 53
Issue Number: 4-5
Page Range: 309-315
Topics: Children & Child Development > Child Development & School Readiness > Physical Development & Growth
Country: United States
ISSN: 0091-7435 Paper
1096-0260 Online
Peer Reviewed: yes
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