Shreela V. Sharma

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BACKGROUND Lack of regular physical activity and consequent sub-optimal bone mass acquisition in youth has been implicated as a primary cause of adult-onset osteoporosis. IMPACT was a behavioral(More)
BACKGROUND There is consensus that development and evaluation of a systems-oriented approach for child obesity prevention and treatment that includes both primary and secondary prevention efforts is(More)
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to identify pathways used by psychosocial factors to influence physical activity and bone health in middle-school girls. METHODS Baseline data from the(More)
The purpose of this study is describe the initial feasibility, reliability, and validity of an instrument to measure physical activity in preschoolers using direct observation. The System for(More)