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Determinents of childrenâ¬"s physical activity and sedentary behaviour: a follow-up study from early childhood

Grant


Scheme


  • Discovery Projects

Abstract


  • This study aims to examine factors that influence changes in levels of physical activity and sedentary behaviours from the important preschool years, across the transition to school and early school years. It is intended that the findings of this study will make a useful contribution to our ability to effectively prevent the detrimental health outcomes associated with inactivity through enhanced knowledge of factors that influence physical activity and sedentary behaviour participation among young children.

Date/time Interval


  • 2011

Sponsor Award Id


  • DP110101434

Local Award Id


  • 11841

Scheme


  • Discovery Projects

Abstract


  • This study aims to examine factors that influence changes in levels of physical activity and sedentary behaviours from the important preschool years, across the transition to school and early school years. It is intended that the findings of this study will make a useful contribution to our ability to effectively prevent the detrimental health outcomes associated with inactivity through enhanced knowledge of factors that influence physical activity and sedentary behaviour participation among young children.

Date/time Interval


  • 2011

Sponsor Award Id


  • DP110101434

Local Award Id


  • 11841