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Identifying combinations of risk and protective factors predicting physical activity change in high school students.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21467595     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Research sought to identify combinations of risk and protective factors predicting change in physical activity (PA) over one year in high school students. Adolescents (N = 344; M = 15.7 years) participated in a longitudinal study with assessment of demographics, substance use/smoking exposure, height and weight, psychological factors, and PA in 10th and 11th grade. PA participation in 11th grade was greatest for adolescents who engaged in PA and had high sports competence (78%), and least for adolescents who did not engage in or enjoy PA (13%) in 10th grade. Identifying adolescent subgroups at risk for decreasing PA can inform the development of tailored interventions.
Authors:
Genevieve Fridlund Dunton; Audie A Atienza; James Tscherne; Daniel Rodriguez
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric exercise science     Volume:  23     ISSN:  1543-2920     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Exerc Sci     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-04-06     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8909729     Medline TA:  Pediatr Exerc Sci     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  106-21     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Dept. of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Alhambra, CA.
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