Longitudinal effects of parental, child and neighborhood factors on moderate-vigorous physical activity and sedentary time in Latino children

@inproceedings{Butte2014LongitudinalEO,
  title={Longitudinal effects of parental, child and neighborhood factors on moderate-vigorous physical activity and sedentary time in Latino children},
  author={Nancy F Butte and Steven E. Gregorich and Jeanne M. Tschann and Carlos Penilla and Lauri A. Pasch and Cynthia L. de Groat and Elena Flores and Julianna K Deardorff and Louise C. Greenspan and Suzanna M Martinez},
  booktitle={The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Moderate-vigorous physical activity (%MVPA) confers beneficial effects on child musculoskeletal health, cardiovascular fitness, and psychosocial well-being; in contrast, sedentary time (%SED) is emerging as a risk factor for health. This study aimed to identify parental, child and neighborhood factors influencing longitudinal assessments of body mass index (BMI) and activity patterns among Latino children, and to estimate lagged and cross-lagged effects between child BMI, %MVPA and… CONTINUE READING
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