Search Results

You are looking at 61 - 70 of 74 items for :

  • "school-based interventions" x
Clear All
Restricted access

Phillip Post and Rebecca Palacios

.M. ( 1991 ). Promoting physical activity and healthful diet among children: Results of a school-based intervention study . Journal of Public Health, 81 , 986 – 991 . Smith , L.H. ( 2011 ). Piloting the use of teen mentors to promote a healthy diet and physical activity among children in Appalachia

Restricted access

Ross D. Neville, Fergal Lyons, Brendan Doyle and Kimberley D. Lakes

education are being translated into activities and events that children are routinely engaging in outside of school; for example, as could be the case within a school and community sport partnership. Accordingly, such research evidence would enable us to understand more clearly the extent to which school-based

Restricted access

Rebecca E. Hasson

–school interactions, TEAM Mississippi was a school-based intervention that targeted low-income African American and White families ( Greening, Harrell, Low, & Fielder, 2011 ). This intervention included monthly family events that were held at schools. Families in the intervention group reported more physical activity

Restricted access

Nathanial J. Kapsal, Theresa Dicke, Alexandre J.S. Morin, Diego Vasconcellos, Christophe Maïano, Jane Lee and Chris Lonsdale

Sciences . 2nd ed. Hillsdale, NJ : Erlbaum ; 1988 . 36. Minatto G , Filho VCB , Berria J , Petroski EL . School-based interventions to improve cardiorespiratory fitness in adolescents: systematic review with meta-analysis . Sports Med . 2016 ; 46 : 1273 – 1292 . PubMed ID: 26846429 doi

Restricted access

Angus A. Leahy, Narelle Eather, Jordan J. Smith, Charles H. Hillman, Philip J. Morgan, Ronald C. Plotnikoff, Michael Nilsson, Sarah A. Costigan, Michael Noetel and David R. Lubans

, Sniehotta FF , et al . A systematic review of school-based interventions targeting physical activity and sedentary behaviour among older adolescents . Int Rev Sport Exerc Psychol . 2016 ; 9 ( 1 ): 22 – 44 . PubMed ID: 26807143 doi:10.1080/1750984X.2015.1081706 10.1080/1750984X.2015.1081706 26807143 20

Restricted access

Dimitrios Aivazidis, Fotini Venetsanou, Nikolaos Aggeloussis, Vassilios Gourgoulis and Antonis Kambas

evidence to the literature concerning school-based interventions aimed at the development of children’s MC and PA, which is quite limited. The Walk project was easy to apply to kindergartens; designed after studying previous studies’ strong and weak features, it has been shown to be effective for the

Full access

, for young people living in disadvantaged areas, engaging in youth centres may aid mobility and daily physical activity outside of PE, school, and organised sport club contexts. External funding details: Funding: Economic and Social Research Council How can school-based interventions make more of a

Restricted access

Patrick Abi Nader, Lina Majed, Susan Sayegh, Lama Mattar, Ruba Hadla, Marie Claire Chamieh, Carla Habib Mourad, Elie-Jacques Fares, Zeina Hawa and Mathieu Bélanger

–11 y 29. Hawi et al Impact of e-Discipline on children’s screen time 2015 n = 3141 children aged 7–11 y, recruited from 15 private schools 30. Habib-Mourad et al Time to act: lessons learned from the first pilot school-based intervention study from Lebanon to prevent and reduce childhood obesity 2015 n

Restricted access

Orlagh Farmer, Donna Duffy, Kevin Cahill, Diarmuid Lester, Sarahjane Belton and Wesley O’Brien

.1542/peds.2013-1167 Murillo Pardo , B. , Camacho-Miñano , M.J. , Generelo Lanaspa , E. , Julian Clemente , J.A. , Novais , C. , & Maia Santos , M.P. ( 2015 ). Data for action: The use of formative research to design a school-based intervention programme to increase physical activity in

Restricted access

Kristen Day

1368980010000261 20196912 151. Aburto NJ , Fulton JE , Safdie M , Duque T , Bonvecchio A , Rivera JA . Effect of a school-based intervention on physical activity: cluster-randomized trial . Med Sci Sports Exerc . 2011 ; 43 ( 10 ): 1898 – 1906 . doi:10.1249/MSS.0b013e318217ebec 21407129 10