Physical performance and school physical education in overweight Spanish children.

@article{Casajus2007PhysicalPA,
  title={Physical performance and school physical education in overweight Spanish children.},
  author={Jose Antonio Casajus and Mar{\'i}a T Leiva and Adoraci{\'o}n Villarroya and Alejandro Legaz and Luis A Moreno},
  journal={Annals of nutrition & metabolism},
  year={2007},
  volume={51 3},
  pages={288-96}
}
AIMS To evaluate the effect of physical performance and extracurricular organized physical activities (EOPA) in normal- and overweight children. METHODS A random sample of 1,068 schoolchildren (7-12 years old) representative of the region of Aragon (Spain) was selected and divided into normal-, overweight and obese groups based on previously published… CONTINUE READING