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Systematic review and evidence appraisal of objectively assessed longitudinal changes in moderate-to-vigorous physical activity among children and adolescents (2-18 years old)

Farooq, Mohammed Abdul Aziz and Knowles, Ann-Marie and Martin, Anne and Wilson, Mathew and Reilly, John and Hughes, Adrienne (2016) Systematic review and evidence appraisal of objectively assessed longitudinal changes in moderate-to-vigorous physical activity among children and adolescents (2-18 years old). In: International Society for Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity Annual Meeting, 2016-06-04, Cape Town.

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to systematically review accelerometer based longitudinal studies which have quantified year to year changes in moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) among the general paediatric population in the absence of any intervention.