Published on in Vol 8, No 4 (2020): April

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/14841, first published .
Step-Based Metrics and Overall Physical Activity in Children With Overweight or Obesity: Cross-Sectional Study

Step-Based Metrics and Overall Physical Activity in Children With Overweight or Obesity: Cross-Sectional Study

Step-Based Metrics and Overall Physical Activity in Children With Overweight or Obesity: Cross-Sectional Study

Jairo H Migueles 1, MSc;  Cristina Cadenas-Sanchez 1, PhD;  Elroy J Aguiar 2, PhD;  Pablo Molina-Garcia 1, 3, MSc;  Patricio Solis-Urra 1, 4, MSc;  Jose Mora-Gonzalez 1, MSc;  Eduardo García-Mármol 1, PhD;  Eric J Shiroma 5, PhD;  Idoia Labayen 6, PhD;  Palma Chillón 1, PhD;  Marie Löf 7, 8, PhD;  Catrine Tudor-Locke 2, PhD;  Francisco B Ortega 1, 7, PhD

1 PROFITH (PROmoting FITness and Health through physical activity) Research Group, Department of Physical and Sports Education, Faculty of Sport Sciences, University of Granada, Granada , ES

2 Department of Kinesiology, University of Massachusetts Amherst , Amherst, MA, US

3 Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven , Leuven , BE

4 IRyS (Investigación en Rendimiento Y Salud) Research Group, School of Physical Education, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Valparaíso , CL

5 Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Science, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, US

6 Institute for Innovation and Sustainable Development in the Food Chain (IS-FOOD), Public University of Navarra , Pamplona , ES

7 Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet , Huddinge , SE

8 Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linköping University , Linköping , SE

Corresponding Author:

  • Jairo H Migueles, MSc
  • PROFITH (PROmoting FITness and Health through physical activity) Research Group
  • Department of Physical and Sports Education, Faculty of Sport Sciences
  • University of Granada
  • Carretera Alfacar s/n
  • Granada
  • ES
  • Phone: 34 958244353
  • Email: jairohm@ugr.es