Increasing activity to reduce obesity in adolescent girls: a research review.

  title={Increasing activity to reduce obesity in adolescent girls: a research review.},
  author={Donna A. Clemmens and Laura L Hayman},
  journal={Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN},
  volume={33 6},
OBJECTIVE To provide a systematic review of physical activity intervention research conducted with adolescent girls (12-19 years of age and/or in middle or high school) in the United States and Canada during the past two decades. DATA SOURCES Published articles in English were identified in searches using MEDLINE, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, PsycLIT, EMBASE, Science Citation Index, and the Cochrane Controlled Trials Register, with the keywords adolescent health… CONTINUE READING
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