Physical activity and fitness in children with developmental coordination disorder: a systematic review.

@article{Rivilis2011PhysicalAA,
  title={Physical activity and fitness in children with developmental coordination disorder: a systematic review.},
  author={Irina Rivilis and John A. Hay and John Cairney and Panagiota Klentrou and Jian Liu and Brent E. Faught},
  journal={Research in developmental disabilities},
  year={2011},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={894-910}
}
Developmental coordination disorder (DCD) is a neurodevelopmental condition characterized by poor motor proficiency that interferes with a child's activities of daily living. Activities that most young children engage in such as running, walking, and jumping are important for the proper development of fitness and overall health. However, children with DCD… CONTINUE READING