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  • Combined Body Mass Index and Waist-To-Height Ratio and Its Association With Lifestyle and Health Factors Among Spanish Children: The PASOS Study 

    Bibiloni, María-del-Mar; Gallardo-Alfaro, Laura; Gómez, Santiago Felipe; Wärnberg, Julia; Osés-Recalde, Maddi; González-Gross, Marcela; Gusi, Narcis; Aznar, Susana; Marín-Cascales, Elena; González Valeiro, Miguel; Serra Majem, Lluis; Terrados, Nicolás; Segu, Marta; Lassale, Camille; Benavente-Marín, Juan Carlos; Labayen, Idoia; Zapico, Augusto G.; Sánchez Gómez, Jesús; Jiménez Zazo, Fabio (MDPI, 2022-01-06)
    [Abstract] Background and Aims: The World Health Organization recommended simultaneous measurement of body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference (WC) and suggested joint use to predict disease risks. The aim of this ...
  • Uma escola com currículo International Baccalaureate e a sua relação com a atividade física 

    Cheira, João; Marques, Adilson; Martins, João; Peralta, Miguel; González Valeiro, Miguel (Federacion Espanola de Asociaciones de Docentes de Educacion Fisica (F E A D E F), 2021-06-11)
    [Resumo]: Este estudo analisou a oferta de uma escola internacional com o currículo International Baccalaureate (IB) para que os alunos, de ambos os sexos, possam cumprir as recomendações de atividade física (AF) da ...
  • Validity, Reliability, and Calibration of the Physical Activity Unit 7 Item Screener (PAU-7S) at Population Scale 

    Schröder, Helmut; Subirana, Isaac; Wärnberg, Julia; Medrano, María; González-Gross, Marcela; Gusi, Narcis; Aznar, Susana; Alcaraz, Pedro Emilio; González Valeiro, Miguel; Serra Majem, Lluis; Terrados, Nicolás; Tur, Josep A.; Segú, Marta; Homs, Clara; García-Álvarez, Alicia; Benavente-Marín, Juan Carlos; Barón-López, F. Javier; Labayen, Idoia; Zapico, Augusto G.; Sánchez Gómez, Jesús; Jiménez Zazo, Fabio; Marín Cascales, Elena; Sevilla-Sánchez, Marta; Herrera Ramos, Estefanía; Pulgar, Susana; Bibiloni, María-del-Mar; Sistac-Sorigué, Clara; Gómez, Santiago Felipe (BioMed Central Ltd., 2021-07-17)
    [Abstract] Background Validation of self-reported tools, such as physical activity (PA) questionnaires, is crucial. The aim of this study was to determine test-retest reliability, internal consistency, and the concurrent, ...
  • Gender Influences on Physical Activity Awareness of Adolescents and Their Parents 

    Lago-Ballesteros, Joaquín; García-Pascual, Marcos; González Valeiro, Miguel; Fernández-Villarino, M. Ángeles (MDPI AG, 2021-05-26)
    [Abstract] The imbalances between the actual physical activity (PA) of adolescents and the subjective perception both they and their parents have in this regard can play an important role in perpetuating inactive lifestyles. ...
  • Adolescents’ Perspectives on the Barriers and Facilitators of Physical Activity: An Updated Systematic Review of Qualitative Studies 

    Martins, João; Costa, João; Sarmento, Hugo; Marques, Adilson; Farias, Cláudio; Onofre, Marcos; González Valeiro, Miguel (MDPI AG, 2021-05-06)
    [Abstract] Listening to adolescents’ voices has been important to promote meaningful physical activity (PA) opportunities. Therefore, an updated systematic review of the available qualitative literature on adolescents’ ...

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