A ballroom dance classroom program promotes moderate to vigorous physical activity in elementary school children Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dancing
  • Health Promotion
  • Motor Activity
  • Schools
  • Social Marketing
  • Students

abstract

  • Ballroom dance provides MVPA in elementary school children for ≥50% of class time and has a positive impact on BMI percentiles.

publication date

  • January 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3744336

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4278/ajhp.090625-QUAN-203

PubMed ID

  • 22208413

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 160

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 26

number

  • 3