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Obese children playing towards an active lifestyle.

Authors
  • Berntsen, Sveinung
  • Mowinckel, Petter
  • Carlsen, Kai-Håkon
  • Lødrup Carlsen, Karin C
  • Pollestad Kolsgaard, Magnhild L
  • Joner, Geir
  • Anderssen, Sigmund A
Type
Published Article
Journal
International journal of pediatric obesity : IJPO : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2010
Volume
5
Issue
1
Pages
64–71
Identifiers
DOI: 10.3109/17477160902957166
PMID: 19437243
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Five months of guided active play was associated with increased physical activity levels during weekend days and reduced body fat, although weakly, in overweight and obese children and adolescents participating in multi-disciplinary weight reduction programmes.

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