Search for dissertations about: "Örjan Ekblom"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Örjan Ekblom.

  1. 1. Physical fitness and overweight in Swedish youths

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska institutet

    Author : Örjan Ekblom; GIH. Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medicin Teknik; Medicine Technology; Övervikt hos barn; Övervikt hos ungdomar; Adolescents; children; physical performance; fitness; trend; overweight; Sweden;

    Abstract : The aim of the present thesis was to describe the level of physical fitness and prevalence of overweight and obesity in Swedish youths, and their trends over 14 years. Additionally, the relation between fitness and overweight on the one hand and physical activity on the other was examined. READ MORE