Ilga S Priedite

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BACKGROUND Pressure among young athletes to meet body composition goals may lead to poor nutrition and affect growth. AIMS To examine the proportion of body fat (%BF), measured by bioimpedance analysis, among Latvian children and adolescents participating in organized sports. METHODS Our study had a nationally representative sample of 6048 young(More)
AIMS Physical fitness has the potential to be used as a key health determinant in youth. The aim of this study was to establish age- and sex-stratified reference values for health-related physical fitness in Latvian school-age children and to identify notable sex differences. METHODS Physical fitness was assessed using the EUROFIT test battery. Data were(More)
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