The aim of this project was to assess the feasibility of participation in an afterschool physical activity program incorporating novel exercise technologies on changing physical activity level and physical fitness, compared to a nutrition education intervention alone. A second objective was to assess whether this type of intervention could modify cardiovascular risk factors and anthropometrics.
de Ferranti, SD; Steltz, SK; Crouter, Scott; Kim, A; Osganian, SK; Whiteley, Jessica; Feldman, H; Hayman, Laura L.; and GoKids Boston, University of Massachusetts Boston, "Increasing Physical Activity in Inner City Youth Using Novel Interactive Gaming" (2012). Office of Community Partnerships Posters. 34.