The effectiveness of a high-intensity games intervention on improving indices of health in young children.

@article{Lambrick2016TheEO,
  title={The effectiveness of a high-intensity games intervention on improving indices of health in young children.},
  author={Danielle Marie Lambrick and Nicole Westrupp and Sebastian Kaufmann and Lee Stoner and James Faulkner},
  journal={Journal of sports sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={34 3},
  pages={190-8}
}
This study assessed the effectiveness of a 6-week, high-intensity, games-based intervention on physiological and anthropometric indices of health, in normal weight (n = 26; 32.5 ± 8.9 kg) and obese (n = 29; 49.3 ± 8.9 kg) children (n = 32 boys, 23 girls), aged 8-10 years. Children were randomised into an exercise or control group. The exercise group… CONTINUE READING