Pooling of Children's Physical Activity Data

  • Riddoch, C J, (PI)
  • Judge, Ken, (CoI)

Project: Research council

Project Details


This research will identify the most impoprtant factors that shape childrens physical activity patterns. These factors might include gender, ethnicity, climate, family actitiy habits, friends, brothers and sisters, the environment in which they live, and perceptions of neighbourhood safety. The project will also clarify just how active childreen need to be to avoid putting on weight and also avoid diabetes and other health risk factors at an early age.
Effective start/end date1/09/0831/08/10


  • MRC

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  • Research Output

    International children's accelerometry database (ICAD): design and methods

    Sherar, L. B., Griew, P., Esliger, D. W., Cooper, A. R., Ekelund, U., Judge, K. & Riddoch, C., 2011, In : BMC Public Health. 11, 485.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 84 Citations (Scopus)
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    The International Children's Accelerometry Database (ICAD): Methods and Major Findings

    Riddoch, C., Sherar, L., Cooper, A., Ekelund, U. & Troiano, R., Nov 2010, In : Journal of Physical Activity & Health. 7, Supp., p. S324-S326

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle