Encouraging physical activity in pediatric asthma: a case-control study of the wonders of walking (WOW) program.

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OBJECTIVES The complex overlap between asthma and obesity may be explained in part by activity avoidance in asthma. We compared responses to a walking intervention between matched groups of children with and without asthma. We expected youth with asthma to have lower baseline and post-intervention activity levels. Psychosocial, demographic, and physiologic… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ppul.21077

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