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gross motor skills

Known as: Gross Motor Skill 
The ability to use large muscle groups for gross body movements. This developmental skill begins in infancy and early childhood.
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
Objective To investigate associations between motor skills, exercise capacity and cognitive functions, and evaluate how they… Expand
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2016
2016
OBJECTIVES Educator-led programs for physical activity and motor skill development show potential but few have been implemented… Expand
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Adequate motor skills are essential for children participating in age-related physical activities, and gross motor skills may… Expand
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Within the obesity literature, focus is put on the link between weight status and gross motor skills. However, research on fine… Expand
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2013
2013
The literature is bereft of information about the age at which infants with Down syndrome (DS) acquire motor skills and the… Expand
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2013
2013
The aim of this study was to provide an empirical basis for teaching gross motor skills in children with visual impairments. For… Expand
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to examine the gross motor skill performance of overweight and non-overweight preschool… Expand
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
In the current study, movement ability and underlying kinaesthetic processes of boys with attention deficit-hyperactivity… Expand
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1999
1999
Objective. This article was designed to investigate effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on motor development of young children… Expand
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the intra-individual stability of gross motor scores obtained by normally developing… Expand
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