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Children, obesity and exercise : prevention, treatment and management of childhood and adolescent obesity / edited by Andrew P. Hills, Neil A. King and Nuala M. Byrne.

Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 172 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
International studies in physical education and youth sport
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Subjects:
Obesity in children.
Obesity in adolescence.
Obesity in children -- Exercise therapy.
Obesity in adolescence -- Exercise therapy.
Medical subjects:
Obesity.
Adolescent.
Child.
Exercise.
Contents:
Childhood obesity: an introduction / J. Yeung and A.P. Hills
Tracking of overweight and obesity from childhood into adulthood: health consequences and implications for further research / M.J.M. Chin A Paw ... [et al.]
Clinical correlates of overweight and obesity / E. Denney-Wilson and L.A. Baur
Body composition assessment in children and adolescents: implications for obesity / A.P. Hills and M. Kagawa
The importance of physical activity in the growth and development of children / N.M. Byrne and A.P. Hills
The role of perceived competence in the motivation of obese children to be physically active / L.M. Lyell, S.C. Wearing and A.P. Hills
Psychosocial aspects of childhood obesity / S.M. Byrne and M. La Puma
Physical activity, appetite control and energy balance: implications for obesity / N.A. King
Eating behaviour in children and the measurement of food intake / J. Bressan, A.P. Hills and H.H.M. Hermsdorff
Physical activity behaviour in children and the measurement of physical activity / L.M. Tomson ... [et al.]
Environmental factors and physical activity in children: implications for active transport programs / J. Yeung, S.C. Wearing and A.P. Hills
Interventions for the prevention and management of childhood obesity / B. Deforche, I. De Bourdeaudhuij and A.P. Hills.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Hills, Andrew P.
King, Neil A.
Byrne, Nuala M.
ISBN:
0415408830 (hbk)
9780415408837 (hbk)
0415408849 (pbk.)
9780415408844 (pbk.)
0203945972 (ebk.)
9780203945971 (ebk.)
OCLC:
79002157