Table 1

Overview of measurements

Physical activity

Cardiovascular risk factors

Extent and pattern*

Body composition

Accelerometers

Blood pressure

Glucose

General fitness

Insulin

Aerobic fitness

Adiponectin

Strength

Lipids

Balance

Highly sensitive CRP

Coordination

SHBG

Speed

General health

Anthropometry

Personal and family history*

Standing and sitting height

Nutrition*

Weight

Missed school due to injury or illness*

Armspan

Back pain*

Waist and hip circumference

Pubertal stage*

Psychosocial health

Quality of life*

Bone health

Self-esteem*

Calcium intake*

Social fear*

Densitometry

Stress management*

Markers of bone metabolism

School ambience*

History of bone disease*

Substance abuse*


*evaluated by questionnaire

CRP = C-reactive protein, SHBG = sex hormone binding globulin

Zahner et al. BMC Public Health 2006 6:147   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-6-147

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