Over the past three decades the study of pediatric physical inactivity has become a public health concern. The decreases in physical activity have been associated with obesity and numerous hypokinetic diseases. In accordance with this public health concern, the study of pediatric physical activity has become a central part of research in the health and exercise science fields.
|Title of host publication||The Routledge Handbook of Youth Physical Activity|
|Editors||Timothy A. Brusseau, Stuart Fairclough, David Lubans|
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||Published - 8 Apr 2020|
|Name||Routledge International Handbooks|