Weight status and gender-related differences in motor skills and in child care - based physical activity in young children

@inproceedings{Bonvin2012WeightSA,
  title={Weight status and gender-related differences in motor skills and in child care - based physical activity in young children},
  author={Antoine Bonvin and J{\'e}r{\^o}me Barral and Tanja H. Kakebeeke and Susi Kriemler and Anouk Longchamp and Pedro Marques-Vidal and Jardena J Puder},
  booktitle={BMC pediatrics},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Over the last decades, a decline in motor skills and in physical activity and an increase in obesity has been observed in children. However, there is a lack of data in young children. We tested if differences in motor skills and in physical activity according to weight or gender were already present in 2- to 4-year-old children. METHODS Fifty… CONTINUE READING