Sports and children : consensus statement on organised sports for children
Micheli, L.J., Armstrong, N., Bar-Or, O., Boreham, C., Chan, K., Eston, R., Hills, Andrew, Maffulli, N., Malina, R.M., Nair, N.V.K., Nevill, A., Rowland, T., Sharp, C., Stanish, W.D., & Tanner, S. (1998) Sports and children : consensus statement on organised sports for children. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 76(5), pp. 445-447.
This consensus statement was prepared by an Ad Hoc Committee on Sports and Children of the International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS) and WHO during a symposium on sports and children held in Hong Kong on 11-12 January 1997 and was reviewed by members of the WHO Cardiovascular Disease Expert Advisory Panel and Members of the WHO Committee on Physical Activity, Sport and Health.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Organized sport, Children, Adolescents, Physical activity, Benefits, Competitive sport, Clubs, Schools|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > HUMAN MOVEMENT AND SPORTS SCIENCE (110600)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Schools > School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1998 World Health Organization|
|Copyright Statement:||Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher: This journal is available online.|
|Deposited On:||14 Mar 2005 00:00|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 17:46|
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