The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 84, Issue 6, pp 485–486 | Cite as

Physical Activity Level Amongst Rural Children Aged 12–18 years in Kullu District, Himachal Pradesh

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Keywords

Physical Activity Physical Activity Level Life Style Composite Index Sedentary Lifestyle 
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Notes

Acknowledgements

The corresponding author is grateful to Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi for providing research fellowship (vide No.3/1/3/JRF-2011/HRD 111(32435)) for conducting the study. The authors thank the participating children, their parents and staff of all the participating schools surveyed.

Conflict of Interest

None.

Source of Funding

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gajendra Singh
    • 1
  • Umesh Kapil
    • 1
  • Hem Chandra Sati
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Human NutritionAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Department of BiostatisticsAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia

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