Condición física, nutrición, ejercicio y salud en niños y adolescentes

Translated title of the contribution: Physical condition, nutrition, exercise and health in children and adolescents

JORGE ENRIQUE CORREA BAUTISTA, Robinson Ramírez-Vélez, Katherine González-Ruíz, Daniel Humberto Prieto-Benavides, Adalberto Palacios-López

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Abstract

This work provides an advanced overview of physical activity and exercise, focusing on school health and fitness promotion programs. The authors respond to the demand for specific information that will contribute to the education of professionals specializing in health and physical activity. The text provides education and health science professionals working in schools with the knowledge and tools that they need to successfully implement exercise programs and physical activities based on up-to-date scientific information, and presents the results of the fuprecol Study on the association between prehensile strength and early manifestations of cardiovascular risk among Colombian children and adolescents, which has been carried out in order to identify risk factors associated with poor muscular strength and inadequate nutrition, intended to help develop an epidemiological surveillance system with respect to the lifestyle of children and adolescents in Bogotá, Colombia.
Translated title of the contributionPhysical condition, nutrition, exercise and health in children and adolescents
Original languageSpanish
PublisherUniversidad del Rosario
ISBN (Print)978-958-7387582
DOIs
StatePublished - 2016

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