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Hamid Najafipour, Masoomeh Kahnooji, Mohammad Reza Baneshi, Mahboobeh Yeganeh, Milad Ahmadi Gohari, Mitra Shadkam Farokhi and Ali Mirzazadeh

lifestyle habits. 9 For instance, young participants with higher socioeconomic status had healthier dietary habits but lower PA level. Therefore, socioeconomic disparities should be considered for public health interventions aiming to improve lifestyle habits. As the level of PA is influenced by various

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Karin A. Pfeiffer and Michael J. Wierenga

, there are disparities evident for sport participation, with more boys than girls and more individuals from high-income households than low-income households participating, in addition to fewer opportunities and lower participation for individuals with disabilities ( National Physical Activity Plan

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Stephen M. Glass, Alessandro Napoli, Elizabeth D. Thompson, Iyad Obeid and Carole A. Tucker

intermethod agreement analyses reached the threshold for statistical significance (Table  1 ). Finally, LOA ranges for AAPS versus the human average exceeded the average LOA ranges between human raters. Disparities in LOA ranges were greatest in the Single-Foam condition and least in the Tandem

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Meghan K. Edwards and Paul D. Loprinzi

least meeting the aerobic guidelines of 150 minutes per week of moderate to vigorous PA or 75 minutes per week of vigorous PA. 1 However, only 24.4% of Americans are performing muscle-strengthening activities 2 or more days a week, as suggested in the recommended guidelines. The disparity between

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Julie A. Fuller, Heidi L. Hammil, Kelly J. Pronschinske and Chris J. Durall

the only authors in this review who reported a lower dislocation rate following surgery. Given the disparity in surgical outcomes between the reviewed studies, there is a need for additional investigations comparing the various operative techniques. Rates of reoperation differed between the studies

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Cheryl Der Ananian, Renae Smith-Ray, Brad Meacham, Amy Shah and Susan Hughes

. Moreover, there is a growing recognition of the need for culturally-tailored health promotion and behavior change programs to reduce health disparities. Incorporating cultural components into health behavior change programs may enhance their appeal, appropriateness, and effectiveness ( Barrera, Berkel

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Stephen Macdonald and Justine Allen

did and why, from a learning perspective, provided an explanation for these differences. Third, adopting multiple perspectives and methods proved useful in identifying both congruence and disparity within the motivational climates. Fourth, the findings demonstrate the complementary nature of the three

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Jafrā D. Thomas and Bradley J. Cardinal

et al., 2003 ; Vallance et al., 2008 ; Wallace et al., 2010 ). When resources do not adhere to readability, they likely privilege the better educated and contribute to physical inactivity disparities ( Birru et al., 2004 ). Higher levels of educational attainment are positively associated with

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Daniel Wigfield, Ryan Snelgrove, Luke R. Potwarka, Katie Misener and Laura Wood

to improve the camp enrolment disparity across all regions and maximize its revenue potential, PGC Basketball spent $300,000 on marketing efforts. Specific details regarding marketing efforts and camp programming details can be found in a later section of this profile. Table 1 PGC Basketball 2017

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Irineu Loturco, Lucas A. Pereira, Ciro Winckler, Weverton L. Santos, Ronaldo Kobal and Michael McGuigan

-training intensity by the instantaneous measurement of the movement velocity. 1 , 3 Although a recent study 4 revealed possible disparities among different methods for determining mechanical outputs in strength–power exercises, the variety of technologies available (eg, accelerometer, linear position transducer