Personal, behavioral, and socio-environmental correlates of physical activity among adolescent girls: cross-sectional and longitudinal associations.

@article{Graham2014PersonalBA,
  title={Personal, behavioral, and socio-environmental correlates of physical activity among adolescent girls: cross-sectional and longitudinal associations.},
  author={Dan J Graham and Katherine W Bauer and Sarah C Friend and Daheia J. Barr-Anderson and Dianne Nuemark-Sztainer},
  journal={Journal of physical activity & health},
  year={2014},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={51-61}
}
BACKGROUND Physical activity (PA) declines sharply and rapidly during adolescence, especially among girls, posing a risk for inactivity and obesity in adulthood. This study identified personal, behavioral, and socioenvironmental correlates of concurrent and 6-month longitudinal PA among adolescent girls. METHODS Data were gathered from 356 adolescent girls (mean age 15.8 ± 1.2 years; > 75% racial/ethnic minorities) in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area in 2007-2009. Linear regression analyses… CONTINUE READING
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