A pilot study to profile the lower limb musculoskeletal health in children with obesity.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/264391
Title:
A pilot study to profile the lower limb musculoskeletal health in children with obesity.
Authors:
O'Malley, Grace; Hussey, Juliette; Roche, Edna
Affiliation:
Physiotherapy Department, Children's University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.
Citation:
A pilot study to profile the lower limb musculoskeletal health in children with obesity. 2012, 24 (3):292-8 Pediatr Phys Ther
Journal:
Pediatric physical therapy : the official publication of the Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association
Issue Date:
2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/264391
DOI:
10.1097/PEP.0b013e31825c14f8
PubMed ID:
22735484
Abstract:
: Evidence suggests a negative effect of obesity on musculoskeletal health in children. A pilot study was undertaken to investigate the presence of musculoskeletal impairments in children with obesity and to explore the relationships among body mass index, physical activity, and musculoskeletal measures.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Adolescent; Body Mass Index; Child; Confidence Intervals; Exercise Test; Female; Humans; Lower Extremity; Male; Motor Activity; Muscle Strength; Musculoskeletal System; Obesity; Pain; Physical Fitness; Pilot Projects; Questionnaires; Range of Motion, Articular; Statistics as Topic; Statistics, Nonparametric
ISSN:
1538-005X

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO'Malley, Graceen_GB
dc.contributor.authorHussey, Julietteen_GB
dc.contributor.authorRoche, Ednaen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-01-07T16:20:33Z-
dc.date.available2013-01-07T16:20:33Z-
dc.date.issued2012-
dc.identifier.citationA pilot study to profile the lower limb musculoskeletal health in children with obesity. 2012, 24 (3):292-8 Pediatr Phys Theren_GB
dc.identifier.issn1538-005X-
dc.identifier.pmid22735484-
dc.identifier.doi10.1097/PEP.0b013e31825c14f8-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/264391-
dc.description.abstract: Evidence suggests a negative effect of obesity on musculoskeletal health in children. A pilot study was undertaken to investigate the presence of musculoskeletal impairments in children with obesity and to explore the relationships among body mass index, physical activity, and musculoskeletal measures.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Pediatric physical therapy : the official publication of the Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Associationen_GB
dc.subject.meshAdolescent-
dc.subject.meshBody Mass Index-
dc.subject.meshChild-
dc.subject.meshConfidence Intervals-
dc.subject.meshExercise Test-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshLower Extremity-
dc.subject.meshMale-
dc.subject.meshMotor Activity-
dc.subject.meshMuscle Strength-
dc.subject.meshMusculoskeletal System-
dc.subject.meshObesity-
dc.subject.meshPain-
dc.subject.meshPhysical Fitness-
dc.subject.meshPilot Projects-
dc.subject.meshQuestionnaires-
dc.subject.meshRange of Motion, Articular-
dc.subject.meshStatistics as Topic-
dc.subject.meshStatistics, Nonparametric-
dc.titleA pilot study to profile the lower limb musculoskeletal health in children with obesity.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentPhysiotherapy Department, Children's University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalPediatric physical therapy : the official publication of the Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Associationen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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