Open Access
SHS Web of Conferences
Volume 10, 2014
4th International Interdisciplinary Scientific Conference SOCIETY, HEALTH, WELFARE
Article Number 00025
Number of page(s) 8
Published online 09 September 2014
  1. ACSM (2010). ACSM's health-related physical fitness assessment manual. – 3rd ed. / editor, Leonard Kaminsky. – Philadelphia: Lippincott: Williams & Wilkins. 2, 4–5. pp
  2. Adams, G.M., Beam, W.C. (2008). Exercise physiology laboratory manual, 5th ed., McGraw-Hill, New York, 47–48, 153, 261–262. pp
  3. Beets, W.M., & Piletti, K.H. (2005). Contribution of Physical Education and Sport to Health-Related Fitness in High School Students. Journal of School Health, 75 (1), 25, 29 [CrossRef]
  4. Boreham, C., Twisk, J., Murray, L., Savage, M., Strain, J.J., Cran, G. (2001). Fitness, fatness, and coronary heart disease risk in adolescents: the Northern Ireland Young Hearts Project. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 33, 270–274 [CrossRef]
  5. Boreham, C., Twisk, J., Neville, C., Savage, M., Murray, L., Gallagher, A. (2002). Associations between physical fitness and activity patterns during adolescence and cardiovascular risk factors in young adulthood: The Northern Ireland Young Hearts Project. Int J Sports Med. 23, Suppl 1, 22–26 [CrossRef]
  6. Cheng, J.S, Yang, M.C., Ting, P.H., Chen, W.L., Huang, Y.Y. (2011). Leisure, lifestyle, and health-related physical fitness for college students. Social Behavior and Personality. 39 (3), 324, 330–331
  7. Ekelund, U., Poortvliet, E., Nilsson, A., Yngve, A., Holmberg, A., Sjostrom, M. (2001). Physical activity in relation to aerobic fitness and body fat in 14- to 15-year-old boys and girls. Eur J Appl Physiol. 85, 195–201 [CrossRef]
  8. Görner, K., Boraczyński, T., Štihec, J. (2009). Physical activity, body mass, body composition and the level of aerobic capacity among young, adult women and men. Sport SPA. 6 (2), 8–10
  9. Hasselstrom, H., Hansen, S.E., Froberg, K., Andersen, L.B. (2002). Physical fitness and physical activity during adolescence as predictors of cardiovascular disease risk in young adulthood. Danish youth andsports study. An eight-year follow-up study. Int J Sports Med. 23, Suppl 1, 27–31 [CrossRef]
  10. Janz, K.F., Dawson, J.D., Mahoney, L.T. (2002). Increases in physical fitness during childhood improve cardiovascular health during adolescence: the Muscatine Study. Int J Sports Med. 23, Suppl 1, 15–21 [CrossRef]
  11. Kundziòa, I., Grants, J. Sedentary living and the level of physical activity in Latvia: analysis and problem. Journal of Sport Science. Nr. 2011, 2 (1), 85
  12. Lynn, P. M., & Epler, M. E. (1998). Fundamentals of musculosceletal assessment techniques, 2nd ed. New-York: Lippincott. 243-244, 290–291
  13. Martinez-Gomez, D., Eisenmann, J.C., Gomez-Martinez, S., Veses, A., Romeo, J., Veiga, O.L., Marcos, A., AFINOS Study Group. (2010). Associations of physical activity and fitness with adipocytokines in adolescents: The AFINOS study. Nutrition, Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases. 22 (3): 255. DOI:10.1016/j.numecd.2010.07.010
  14. Mesa, J.L., Ortega, F.B., Ruiz, J.R., Castillo, M.J., Hurtig-Wennlöf, A., Sjöström, M., Gutiérrez, Á. (2006). The importance of cardiorespiratory fitness for healthy metabolic traits in children and adolescents: the AVENA Study. J Public Health. 14, 178–179. DOI 10.1007/s10389-006-0033-9 [CrossRef]
  15. Moliner-Urdiales, D., Ruiz, J.R., Ortega, F.B., Jimenez-Pavon, D. et al. on behalf of the AVENA and HELENA Study Groups. Secular trends in health-related physical fitness in Spanish adolescents: The AVENA and HELENA Studies. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 13: 584. DOI: 10.1016/j.ksams.2010.03.004 [CrossRef]
  16. Nielsen, G.A., Andersen, L.B. (2003). The association between high blood pressure, physical fitness, and body mass index in adolescents. Prev Med. 36, 229–234 [CrossRef]
  17. Ortega, F.B., Ruiz, J.R., Castillo, M.J., Moreno, L.A., Gonzalez-Gross, M., Wärnberg, J., Gutiérrez, I. and the AVENA Group. (2005).Low Level of Physical Fitness in Spanish Adolescents. Relevancefor Future Cardiovascular Health (AVENA Study). Rev Esp Cardiol. 58 (8), 899 [CrossRef]
  18. Patterson, E. (2010, November). Guidelines for Data Processing and Analysis of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ). Retrieved April 12, 2013, from
  19. Porozovs, J., Porozova, Dz., Valdemiers, A. (2012). Jauniešu fiziskās aktivitātes un veselıbas problēmas [The Physical Activities and Health Problems of Young People] Scientific Journal of Rīga Technical University. 20, 95
  20. Sassen, B., Kok, G., Schaalma, H., Kiers, H., Vanhees, L. Cardiovascular risk profile: Cross-sectional analysis of motivational determinants, physical firness and physical activity. BioMed Central Public Health, 10, 592 [CrossRef]
  21. Twisk, J.W., Kemper, H.C., Van Mechelen, W. (2002). Prediction of cardiovascular disease risk factors later in life by physical activity and physical fitness in youth: general comments and conclusions. Int J Sports Med. 23, Suppl 1, 44–49 [CrossRef]
  22. Wedderkopp, N., Froberg, K., Hansen, H.S., Riddoch, C., Andersen, L.B. (2003). Cardiovascular risk factors cluster in children and adolescents with low physical fitness: The European Youth Heart Study (EYHS). Pediatr Exerc Sci. 15, 419–27

Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.

Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.

Initial download of the metrics may take a while.